Orioles, Trumbo Reach Contract Extension Agreement

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The Baltimore Orioles and right fielder Mark Trumbo have agreed to a 3-year, $37 million contract extension agreement.

Trumbo, 31, has been in the MLB for 7 seasons and has played for 4 different teams. This past season, he played in 159 games and bat .256 with 157 hits, 94 runs scored, 47 home runs, 108 runs batted in, and 2 stolen bases. Over his 7-year MLB career, Trumbo has played in 849 games and has a .251 batting average with 796 hits, 411 runs scored, 178 home runs, 517 runs batted in, and 22 stolen bases.

Trumbo’s career highs in a single MLB season are a .268 batting average (2012 with the Los Angeles Angels), 157 hits (2016 with the Orioles), 94 runs scored (2016 with the Orioles), 47 home runs (2016 with the Orioles), 108 runs batted in (2016 with the Orioles), and 9 stolen bases (2011 with the Angels).


-Asher Fair