The one thing that bothers me about MLB free agency is how ridiculous contracts have gotten. Players will be signed to 10-year deals or paid $20 million a year after having some very good years, and as a result this handcuffs the team and limits their options.
Often, these teams come to regret their decisions. Alfonso Soriano, Mike Hampton, Vernon Wells, the list goes on of these types of deals, and they seemed doomed the moment they were signed.
Here are 10 deals that teams are already regretting, even though the ink is still wet on some of them.