The St. Louis Cardinals and ace pitcher Miles Mikolas have agreed on a four-year extension value $68 million, in accordance with ESPN and a number of studies.
The deal, which is anticipated to be introduced later Tuesday, was first reported by The Athletic. The extension will start in 2020 and run by way of 2023, in accordance with studies.
Mikolas, 30, is getting into the second 12 months of a two-year, $15.5 million deal.
Mikolas emerged as one of many Nationwide League’s finest pitchers final season after spending the earlier three seasons taking part in in Japan. The correct-hander went 18-Four with a 2.83 ERA in 32 begins final season, tying for the league lead in wins.
Mikolas, a first-time All-Star final 12 months, is 22-10 with a three.61 ERA in elements of 4 seasons with the Cardinals, Rangers and Padres.