2015 FOX Sports Fantasy Baseball Experts Draft Results
MAR 26, 4:42p ET | FOX Fantasy
Rotowire: Mar 20 / 1:53p ET
News: The White Sox signed Eaton to a five-year extension worth $23 million Friday.
Impact: The contract also incldues two club options, so Eaton could be on the south side through 2021. In the short term, Eaton should serve as the White Sox's leadoff hitter for as long as he's healthy.
StatsLLC: Mar 20 / 12:00a ET
News: Eaton and the Chicago White Sox have agreed to a $23.5 million, five-year contract that includes team options for 2020 and `21.
Impact: Eaton hit .300 with 26 doubles, 10 triples, one homer, 35 RBIs, 76 runs and 15 steals last season, his first with the White Sox following a trade from Arizona. The deal replaces a $560,000, one-year deal agreed to March 11. The 26-year-old gets $850,000 this year, $2.75 million in 2016, $4 million in 2017, $6 million in 2018 and $8.4 million in 2019.
Rotowire: Mar 17 / 11:44a ET
News: Eaton was scratched from Tuesday's lineup with a stomach virus, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
Impact: Eaton should be fine within the next few days, and he's otherwise had a healthy spring training. He figures to hit at the top of an improved Chicago lineup, which gives him a chance to rank among the league leaders in runs, if he can stay healthy.