No, this is not a headline from The Onion; or Sports Pickle. It’s not a typo.
Yes, you’ve read those numbers correctly. The Windy City Thunderbolts, an unaffiliated minor league club located in Crestwood, Illinois, a southwest suburb of Chicago, have signed pitcher Clay Chapman to a $3.4 billion deal to be paid out over 10 million years.
That contract works out to $340 dollars a year, thus further validating what you already knew- this contract is nothing more than an egregious publicity stunt.Follow paulmbanks