Turner introduced by the Phillies
PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Trea Turner’s $300 million, 11-year contract with the Philadelphia Phillies has been finalized.
The All-Star shortstop passed his physical. Turner gets salaries of $27,272,727 in each of the next 10 seasons and $27,272,730 in 2033.
Turner joins a Philadelphia team that made it to the World Series this year before losing to Houston. He also reunites with slugger Bryce Harper. The two played with Washington from 2015-18.
Turner hit .298 with 21 homers and a career-high 100 RBIs this year in his first full season with the Los Angeles Dodgers. He stole 27 bases and scored 101 runs.