Manning to Meet With Doctors; Bailey Will Be Asked To Take Pay Cut
Summary of 4 articles · Updated Feb 23, 2014
Cornerback Champ Bailey will be asked to take a pay cut according to a report. Bailey is 35-years-old and played in just five regular season games in 2013 also the first season in which Bailey did not record an interception. Bailey is recovering from shoulder surgery and as a result, the contract starts on minor-league deal. In 2013, he had a 3.77 ERA in 30 appearances before eventually being shutdown for a shoulder injury that ultimately required surgery.TAMPA, Fla. Right-handed reliever Andrew Bailey has agreed to a Minor League deal with the Yankees, an industry source confirmed to MLB.com, but he likely won't be ready to join the club until August or September, or perhaps not at all this season, as he recovers from shoulder surgery. He won the American League Rookie of the Year Award in 2009, earned two All-Star nods and saved 75 games with a 2.07 ERA for the A's from 2009-11.