The Republic’s Nick Piecoro breaks down the final tally which comes to a total of $46.7 million saved over the next three seasons.
Not a bad few days work for interim GM Jerry Dipoto. Rumors that he’s being considered for a position in Washington, D.C., to turn his talents towards the Federal deficit can neither be confirmed or denied.
Once again, we repeat that the real test will come this winter when we see how (if) the D-backs use that savings to rebuild the team.
For now, we can turn our full attention to an exciting two-month conclusion to the season. Only 59 more to go.