In 2019, Cam Gallagher played a bigger role for the Royals than we wanted him to. Unfortunately, I see Gallagher playing about the same amount of games this year, maybe even a little more. Royals fans were hoping this season Salvador Perez would make his ... Read more
Remember this date, on July 6th of 2020 the Kansas City Chiefs signed quarterback Patrick Mahomes to a long-term contract extension.
What kind of long-term contract? A 10-year contract extension worth $503 million. Mahomes’ contract passes Angel’s outfielder Mike Trout’s contract of 10-years and $426.5 million by a long shot.
I can guess most Royals fans are glad they didn’t give Eric Hosmer a long-term deal like this. In a tweet today the Royals congratulated Patrick Mahomes on his contract https://twitter.com/Royals/status/1280298128537681921?s=19.
During this 12-year contract extension, we hope that the Royals and the Chiefs will bring multiple championships to Kansas City. When it comes to contracts for the Royals, I doubt any Royals player will get this type of deal. All this happened on the same day the Royals released their 2020 schedule for the upcoming season. What a great day for sports fans in Kansas City.