Phillies start offseason with bad signing of Papelbon

   November 12, 2011 7:42 pm

It didn’t take long for us to see the first bad contract of the offseason. The Philadelphia Phillies locked up former Red Sox closer Jonathan Papelbon for four years. The price: $50 million. Yeah, that’s big bucks for a closer that’s seen better days and has been used a lot. The Phils had been trying…