Johan Santana has the largest contract for a pitcher, with $132 million guaranteed for 6 years (an average of $22 million per year). He will make another $18.75 million if the Mets keep him for a seventh season, and $5.5 million if they do not.
Alex Rodriguez is the most paid athlete in MLB.
The highest payed player currently in the MLB is the New York Yankees Third Baseman Alex Rodriguez.
The highest paid player is Alex Rodriguez, and he plays 3rd base.
The highest paid MLB pitcher at the moment is Johan Santana with a 6 year 137.5 million dollar contract.
It depends on your role or draft pick.
In 1956 safety Gary Glick, University of Colorado, was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers with 1st pick in the draft.
With the #2 draft pick in the 1980 NBA Draft, they obtained Darrell Griffith from the University of Louisville. -They passed by Kevin McHale who went on to be a Hall of Famer
Offensive Tackle Ryan Clady
The Vikings first ever draft pick was running back Tommy Mason from Tulane University.
In 1936, the Steelers first ever number one draft pick was William Shakespeare. He was a halfback from Notre Dame.Shakespeare never did play in the NFL, instead he decided to pursue a career in business.
5th draft pick