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Illustration for article titled Phil Hughes Turned Down The Twins $500,000 Offer

Yesterday, a rain delay took Twins pitcher Phil Hughes out of the game one out shy of achieving a $500,000 innings-pitched contract bonus. Today, the Twins offered to make things right—and Hughes declined.

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Phil! Just take the money, and give it to charity if you don't want it! Jim Pohlad doesn't need it, and he's sure as hell not going to drop ticket prices next year because of it.

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