Ian Happ (29), who won the Gold Glove Award for National League outfielder last year, will wear the Chicago Cubs uniform for three more years메이저사이트.
ESPN, an American sports channel, reported on the 13th (Korean time) that the Chicago Cubs and Happ had agreed to a three-year, $61 million contract.
This included the right to veto trades with former clubs. Happ will likely wear a Chicago Cubs uniform through at least the 2026 season.
This contract is for the 3rd season of FA. Happ was scheduled to qualify as a free agent (FA) player at the end of this season. In other words, receiving an average of $20 million over the three seasons after free agency.
Happ, who is in his 7th year in the major leagues, recorded a batting average of 0.314, 1 home run, 6 RBIs, and an on-base percentage of 0.467 OPS of 0.981 in 10 games of the season until the 12th.
Last year, in 158 games, he recorded a batting average of 0.271, 17 home runs, 72 RBIs, an on-base percentage of 0.342 and an OPS of 0.781, and received a Gold Glove. He was also selected as an All-Star.
Happ is an outfielder with the ability to hit 25 home runs in 2021. However, as he is currently playing as a corner outfielder, he needs better batting performance.