Giants minor leaguer tweets meager paycheck, says he actually pays to play baseball

first_imgTyler Cyr is making a name for himself. The San Francisco Giants minor league relief pitcher has climbed the organizational ladder, from rookie ball in 2015, to Triple-A Sacramento — one rung below the major leagues — this past season.What he is not making: Money.In an attempt to shine a light on the plight of minor league baseball prospects, Cyr, a Fremont native, took to Twitter on Monday to share his paycheck. Which took some courage.Cyr’s contract was worth $10,275. His net pay was …last_img

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