John Madden: Paying Players to Go Away

John Madden on KCBS Radio
Friday, May 25th
With the release of Hanley Ramirez, the Boston Red Sox are now spending $40 million in payroll this season on two players – Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval – who are no longer on the team’s major league roster. On his regular Friday morning interview on KCBS Radio, Former Oakland Raiders Head Coach John Madden says it’s a part of professional sports that sometimes players don’t play up to the salary they’re being paid. He also discusses the aerodynamics of baseballs and footballs.