April 22, 2021

Dodgers Defeat Joc Pederson In Arbitration (MLB Trade Rumors)

The Dodgers have won their arbitration case against outfielder Joc Pederson, according to MLB.com’s Mark Feinsand (via Twitter). He’ll earn $7.75MM to play in Los Angeles for the coming season, though it remains to be seen which uniform he’ll be wearing. Pederson had sought a $9.5MM payday after a strong 2019 offensive campaign.

All indications remain that Pederson will earn his new salary with the cross-town Angels. But we’re still waiting for a fun intra-Los Angeles trade to be finalized. (That seems likely to occur once another, yet more notable swap goes in the books.)

More to come …

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