Purgatory Online

Monday, February 09, 2004

Uh-oh: looks like someone got a call from his accountant. The Angels and David Eckstein look like they're on their way to the crazy crapshoot that is arbitration over a difference of $550,000 ($2.15 million versus $1.6 million). You've got to think that if Cristian Guzman can make $2.525 million in 2003 despite subpar defense and an OPS that was 77% of the league average, Eckstein has a decent shot at getting his number approved by the panel.