Ronald Acuna, who won the National League Rookie of the Year award last year for the Atlanta Braves, has signed an eight-year, $100 million contract extension with the team that includes two club options, the Braves announced.

According to ESPN’s Jeff Passan, the deal includes a $10 million buyout on two options that are worth $17 million each.

The deal is the largest in history for a player with as little service time as Acuna (165 days at the time of the extension) and is the largest in club…


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