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MLB Free Agency 2012: Zack Greinke and 10 Players Who'll Now Be Grossly Overpaid

It was the Los Angeles Dodgers, not the New York Yankees, who handed out baseball's first $100 million contract in 1998. Kevin Brown, who would eventually pitch for both teams, was signed to a deal that paid him $105 million over seven years—an average of $15 million per season. In retrospect, it's hard to say that Brown earned his money for five of those seven years; the last two, spent in New York, were unmitigated disasters.
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