Rizzo, a three-time All Star, will earn $16.5
million next season, his ninth with the Cubs.
The 30-year-old Rizzo batted .293 with 27 homers and 94 RBIs in
146 games in 2019.
Chicago also holds a $16.5 million team option on Rizzo for
Rizzo, a big fan favorite, has hit 217 of his 218 career homers
since joining his club. His other one was for San Diego in 2011
prior to the Padres trading him to the Cubs following the
Overall, Rizzo has a .273 average and 729 RBIs in 1,207 games.
He had topped 30 homers four times and also has four 100-RBI
--Field Level Media
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