Rays bringing in Darrelle Revis to throw first pitch against Yankees
The Rays will have former New York Jets and current Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Darrelle Revis throw out the ceremonial first pitch before Monday night's game against the Yankees.
The Rays have agreed on a deal with Darrelle Revis--he'll throw out the ceremonial first pitch before tonight's game vs. the Yankees.— Tampa Bay Rays (@RaysBaseball) April 22, 2013
If you don't really pay attention to football, the joke there is that Revis and the Jets were unable to come to an ageement on a long-term contract extension, essentially forcing the trade. His new six-year deal with the Bucs is worth $96 million, but reportedly none of it is guaranteed. That would never fly in baseball. Nearly every MLB contract is guaranteed.