Chris Sale in agreement with #RedSox on extension, pending physical, sources tell The Athletic. Deal expected to be five years, covering 2020-24, as @JeffPassan reported. Ace Chris Sale and the Boston Red Sox are in agreement on a five-year contract extension in the $150 million range, pending a physical, league sources tell ESPN. Deal adds to his current contract, covers the 2020-24 seasons. Physical next week. @Ken_Rosenthal had it done first. New threads are fun.