I doubt it because they didn't play two sports like he did
by btd (2019-01-09 20:30:18)

In reply to: It was bs that Samardzjia got paid so much by the Cubs  posted by irishrock

If he got some exception to be a pro in baseball that they couldn't also get, then they would have been upset. Him being pro in a different sport than them has no logical reason to upset them. It wasn't that he was still playing baseball at ND and being paid for baseball.