FantasySP / MLB / Zach Britton FantasySP / MLB / Zach Britton Copyright 2019 5409337 <![CDATA[Britton, Yanks finalize deal guaranteeing $39M for 3 years]]> Zach Britton and the New York Yankees have finalized a contract that guarantees the reliever $39 million over three seasons and could be worth $53 million for four years.]]> 5409337 Fri, 11 Jan 2019 12:35:02 EDT Star Tribune <![CDATA[Yankees re-signed LHP Zach Britton to a three-year, $39 million]]> Zach Britton to a three-year, $39 million contract with a club option for 2022. In a bit of an odd contract quirk, the Yankees must decide after the 2020 season whether to pick up Britton's 2022 option. [...]]]> 5409255 Fri, 11 Jan 2019 10:49:18 EDT <![CDATA[Britton's 3-year deal with Yankees official]]> Zach Britton to a 3-year deal through 2021 with a team option for 2022, which the club must exercise or decline following the 2020 season. If the Yankees decline the 2022 team option, Britton may elect to become a free agent for the 2021 season.]]> 5409253 Fri, 11 Jan 2019 10:49:01 EDT <![CDATA[The Yankees signing of Zach Britton is risky]]> Zach Britton. The lefty agreed to a deal worth roughly $13 million per year for either two, three, or four seasons, depending on opt-outs, opt-ins, the lunar calendar, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average, I think. These Scott Boras contracts are getting pretty weird.

No matter, Britton is under contract with the Yankees for at least 2019 and 2020. They previously acquired him at the trade deadline from the Orioles for prospects. He appeared to pitch much better in his new environment, lowering his ERA and walk rate from 3.45 and 15.9 percent with Baltimore to 2.88 and 10.4 percent with New York..]]> 5405799 Sun, 06 Jan 2019 9:28:01 EDT Beyond the Boxscore
<![CDATA[Report: Yankees to sign Zach Britton]]> Zach Britton will reportedly return to New York on a three-year, $39 million deal.]]> 5405755 Sun, 06 Jan 2019 3:14:01 EDT <![CDATA[Angels Were Main Finalists For Zach Britton]]> Zach Britton exited free agency Saturday when he agreed to re-sign with the Yankees. Before that, Britton drew serious interest from the Angels, who were the top runners-up in the derby for the left-hander, Dan Connolly of The Athletic reports. Britton will receive anywhere from $26MM to $53MM with the Yankees, and a deal…]]> 5405613 Sat, 05 Jan 2019 23:00:02 EDT MLBTradeRumors <![CDATA[Zach Britton, Yanks agree to deal, per source]]> Zach Britton that will keep the left-handed reliever in pinstripes for at least the next two seasons, a source told's Jon Paul Morosi.]]> 5405572 Sat, 05 Jan 2019 22:21:01 EDT Official New York Yankees <![CDATA[Sources: Britton, Yanks agree on 3 years, $39M]]> Zach Britton on a guaranteed three-year deal worth $39 million, sources told ESPN.]]> 5405543 Sat, 05 Jan 2019 22:00:02 EDT <![CDATA[AP source: Britton, Yankees agree to $39M, 3-year contract]]> Zach Britton is staying with the New York Yankees, agreeing to a $39 million, three-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press.]]> 5405540 Sat, 05 Jan 2019 21:56:01 EDT Star Tribune <![CDATA[Britton reportedly close to deal with Yanks]]> Zach Britton, according to MLB Network insider Ken Rosenthal.]]> 5405511 Sat, 05 Jan 2019 21:00:02 EDT Official New York Yankees <![CDATA[Returns to Yankees]]> Britton signed a deal to return to the Yankees on Saturday, Jeff Passan of reports.

The lefty threw 25 innings with a 2.88 ERA after a midseason move to New York last season. He'll fill a setup role in front of Aroldis Chapman this season and will have less competition for fill-in saves should Chapman get injured with David Robertson now in Philadelphia.

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<![CDATA[ESPN's Jeff Passan reports the Yankees and Zach Britton have]]> Zach Britton have agreed upon a deal.'s Mark Feinsand says the deal will be for three years with both an opt-out and a fourth-year player option, so it sounds like Britton did pretty well for himself here. [...]]]> 5405509 Sat, 05 Jan 2019 20:56:19 EDT <![CDATA[According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, the Yankees have "been]]> Zach Britton. That is somewhat old news, but Passan points out that Britton "looks like the next reliever to go" after David Robertson agreed to a two-year, $23 million deal with the Phillies on Thursday afternoon. [...]]]> 5403952 Thu, 03 Jan 2019 15:28:29 EDT