Because there comes a point where you just say to not worth it. Just because you have the money doesn't mean you HAVE to outbid everybody.
Look at how the deals for kemp, Crawford, Andre etc are still on the books now and those guys ain't doing **** for the Dodgers.
Dodgers have the money to give him 7 years/30 per year, but does that make sense at the end of the day? Years 5,6, and 7 he's gonna be Brandon league. And that's basically $100 mil down the drain