Fans are Generally Thrilled with Michael Brantley’s Extension
News broke yesterday evening that Michael Brantley and the Indians had agreed on a four-year contract extension. Not soon after that, fans started taking to Twitter to voice their reactions. Generally speaking, mostly everyone sees the extension as a good thing. Brantley has shown tremendous consistency and is a solid piece that could be used by any team. The fact that the Indians were willing to commit to him long-term was seen as a step in the right direction from a fan base that has grown tired of seeing their favorite players leave town for greener pastures.
With that in mind, here are some of the best reactions to the Michael Brantley extension.
— Chris McVetta (@chris_mcv) February 11, 2014
I love the Michael Brantley extension, he is worth way more than that. Way to go locking up a key piece.
— Fatt Quinn (@ThefattestOB) February 11, 2014
Michael Brantley is the most underrated player in the MLB
— Matt Mears (@Mears30) February 11, 2014
Really happy to see the Indians lock up Michael Brantley long term. Maybe not the best at any one thing, but really versatile & really good. — J.P. Corbran (@lordcorbran) February 11, 2014
— Tim Ingle (@timingle) February 11, 2014
Congrats to former teammate & roomie Michael Brantley. Well deserved multi yr deal. Indians fans will be happy to have him for next 4 yrs!
Michael Brantley deserves all of that 25 million. Glad to have on you board for 4 more years! — Nick Corbett (@corbo_tron) February 11, 2014
Thank God the Indians resigned Michael Brantley.
— Double A (@Astro_Axis) February 11, 2014
— Anthony Parnell (@AnthParnezzy) February 11, 2014
The Indians just extended Michael Brantley my night is complete!
— George Edelman (@g_edel5) February 11, 2014