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Report: Nolan Arenado, Rockies Agree To Deal Worth More Than $255M

DENVER (CBS4) - Nolan Arenado will be roaming third base at Coors Field for years to come. The Rockies and their third baseman have reportedly agreed to an eight-year contract extension worth more than $255 million.

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Nolan Arenado #28 of the Colorado Rockies poses during MLB Photo Day on February 20, 2019 at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Justin Tafoya/Getty Images)

The deal will keep Nolan in a Rockies uniform through the 2026 season, and according to ESPN's Jeff Passan, includes an opt-out after three seasons and a full no-trade clause.

For his career Arenado has a .291 batting average, 975 hits and 186 home runs.

Arenado is a four-time All-Star and a six-time gold glove winner. He has won four consecutive Silver Slugger awards.

A press conference and official announcement on the new deal are expected sometime later this week.

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