Padres, Fernando Tatis Jr. sign 14-year ‘statue contract’

In discussing options for a long-term deal with electrifying young shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr., the San Diego Padres brought up the concept of “a statue contract.” As in, if the…

Fernando Tatis Jr., Padres agree on 14-year deal, sources tell AP

SAN DIEGO — Fernando Tatis Jr. has agreed to a $340 million, 14-year deal that will keep the electrifying shortstop with the San Diego Padres until he’s 35 years old, according…