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  1. Marlins Offer Biggest-Ever Sports Contract

    He’s got a $325-million swing. Giancarlo Stanton has sealed a 13-year extension with the Miami Marlins in a historic deal for the National League’s best hitter. And at $150,000+ per game and a no-trade clause, it’s a bargain, according to analysts. Despite ending his season in September after being hit in the face by a pitch, the fearsome batter still led the NL with 37 homers. Though the team had struggled, it’s now in contention with a talented young bullpen complementing its 24-carat bat.

    Washington Post, ESPN

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