Stolen-Base King Rickey Henderson Signs $1.8 Million Deal With Mets

January 1999
Jet;01/11/99, Vol. 95 Issue 6, p49
Reports that baseball player Rickey Henderson signed a contract to play for the New York Mets in 1999. Henderson's record for stolen bases in Major League Baseball; Salary of Henderson.


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