Cole is two years younger than Strasburg, so a nine- or 10-year deal is most certainly in play now that Strasburg signed through age 38.

Cole is expected to set new records for both total guaranteed money and average annual value for a pitching contract, both of which were established Monday by Strasburg.

Boras probably trying to drive up the price tag.  

What a shark.  

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