• Delmon Young signs a one-year deal with Phillies

    Summary of 8 articles · Updated Jan 24, 2013
    That should tell you about all you need to know about who Delmon Young is as a baseball player. This is Delmon Young's latest fresh start. On Tuesday, the Philadelphia Phillies signed Delmon Young, noted anti-semite and worst player to ever win the ALCS MVP, to a one-year, $750,000 contract. But the Phillies would be better off putting their confidence in other players. 4. Phillies manager Charlie Manuel will be a huge factor here, of course. Until Young was signed, the Phillies said they would employ some sort of revolving, four-man platoon at the corner outfield positions that included Brown, John Mayberry Jr., Laynce Nix, and Darin Ruf. He broke through with an above-average performance with Minnesota in 2010, but other than that and a few highlights in the playoffs nobody should count on repeating, he's a below-average hitter.
    • Delmon Young can earn an additional $600,000 if he loses eight pounds - and keeps them off

      The Philadelphia Phillies will weigh slugger Delmon Young on six occasions of their choice this season, the Associated Press and others have reported. If he makes the required weight each time, he'll be paid an extra $600,000 this season on top of the $…
      Source: yahoo.com
    • Delmon Young Can Earn $600,000 In Bonus Money By Not Being A Fat Mess

      On Tuesday, the Philadelphia Phillies signed Delmon Young, noted anti-semite and worst player to ever win the ALCS MVP, to a one-year, $750,000 contract. Today, we learned that Young's contract has one very peculiar stipulation. From the AP: More »
      Source: deadspin.com
    • Ruben Amaro says Phillies signed Delmon Young to play right field every day

      What are the Philadelphia Phillies doing? They signed Delmon Young to a one-year, $750,000 contract Tuesday with the intention, GM Ruben Amaro said, of playing him every day in right field in 2013. There are several problems with this plan. 1. Young has…
      Source: yahoo.com
  • Young's contract with Phillies has a weight bonus

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Delmon Young has some incentive to lay off the desserts: He can earn $600,000 based on his weight this season.
    Source: CNNSI.com

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