Yesterday Tim Dierkes of MLB Trade Rumors reported that the projected Super Two date would be two years and 145 days of service time. A quick refresher on the Super Two process:
-Players are normally paid salaries close to the league minimum when they have less than three years of service time.
-Players receive three years of arbitration, starting with their fourth year of service time.
-The top 17% of players with 2-3 years of service time qualify as Super Two players, and are eligible for a fourth year of arbitration, which replaces what would have been their third league minimum year.
The projected date means the following for the Pirates:
Projected Super Two Players
Steve Pearce - He will have two years and 164 days, making him a guaranteed Super Two player. Odds ar...
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