Market for Victorino getting hot; Indians, Red Sox, others in mix
Shae Victorino is expected to sign a three- or four-year deal soon.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The market for Shane Victorino is hot, and it is expected he will sign a three- or four-year deal in the coming days.
The Indians have been aggressive and are a possibility, as are the Red Sox. Jerry Crasnick of ESPN reported that new Indians manager Terry Francona has been trying to recruit Victorino.
Victorino is expected to receive close to $12 million a year, depending on the length of the contract.