Legends On Deck

Notable 2016-2017 Free Agents

The off-season has officially begun today, November 3rd. Here is a list of all the free agents across the league.

Catchers

Alex Avila (30), Drew Butera (34), Jason Castro (30), Hank Conger (29), A.J. Ellis (36), Nick Hundley (33), Jeff Mathis (34), Dioner Navarro (33), A.J. Pierzynski (40), Wilson Ramos (29), Wilin Rosario (28), Jarrod Saltalamacchia (32), Geovany Soto (34), Kurt Suzuki (33), Matt Wieters (31)

Ryan Hanigan (36) — $3.75M club option
Chris Iannetta (34) — $4.25M club option
Jonathan Lucroy (31) — $5.25M club option
Carlos Ruiz (38) — $4.5M club option

First Basemen

Edwin Encarnacion (34), Chris Johnson (32), Dae-ho Lee (35), Adam Lind (33), James Loney (33), Mitch Moreland (31), Logan Morrison (29), Brandon Moss (33), Mike Napoli (35), Steve Pearce (34), Sean Rodriguez (32), Jerry Sands (29), Eric Thames (30)

Ryan Howard (37)– $23M club option
Carlos Santana (31)– $12M club option

Second Basemen

Gordon Beckham (30), Emmanuel Burriss (32), Chris Coghlan (32), Daniel Descalso (30), Stephen Drew (34), Johnny Giavotella (29), Grant Green (29), Kelly Johnson (35), Tyler Ladendorf (29), Jimmy Paredes (28), Steve Pearce (34), Eric Sogard (31), Ruben Tejada (27), Chase Utley (38), Neil Walker (31), Jemile Weeks (30)

Third Basemen

Aaron Hill (35), Ruben Tejada (27), Justin Turner (32), Luis Valbuena (31)

Yunel Escobar (34) — $7MM club option

Shortstops

Erick Aybar (33), Eric Sogard (31), Ruben Tejada (27)

Alcides Escobar (30)  – $6.5MM club option
Alexei Ramirez (35) — $4MM mutual option

Left Fielders

Craig Gentry (33), Cole Gillespie (33), David Lough (31), Brandon Moss (33), Angel Pagan (35), Jimmy Paredes (28), Alex Presley (31), Ryan Raburn (36), Colby Rasmus (30), Michael Saunders (30), Logan Schafer (30), Eric Thames (30)Rajai Davis (36), Alejandro De Aza (33), Ian Desmond (31), Chris Coghlan (32), Nori Aoki (35), Gregor Blanco (33), Nick Buss (30)

Yoenis Cespedes (31) — can opt out of remaining two years, $47.5MM on current contract
Coco Crisp (37) — $13MM vesting/club option
Matt Holliday (37) — $17MM club option

Center Fielders

Michael Bourn (34)
Yoenis Cespedes (31) — can opt out of remaining two years, $47.5MM on current contract
Coco Crisp (37) — $13MM club option
Rajai Davis (36)
Ian Desmond (31)
Dexter Fowler (31) — $9MM mutual option
Carlos Gomez (31)
Tyler Holt (28)
Austin Jackson (30)
Jon Jay (32)
Cameron Maybin (30) — $9MM club option
Alex Presley (31)
Logan Schafer (30)
Drew Stubbs (32)

Right Fielders

Nori Aoki (35), Gregor Blanco (33), Peter Bourjos (30), Jose Bautista (36), Carlos Beltran (39), Jaff Decker (27), Franklin Gutierrez (34), Tyler Holt (28), Matt Joyce (32), David Lough (31), Jimmy Paredes (28), Alex Presley (31), Josh Reddick (30), Logan Schafer (30),Mark Trumbo (31)

Jay Bruce (30) — $13MM club option
Seth Smith (34)— $7MM club option

Designated Hitters

Pedro Alvarez (30)
Carlos Beltran (39)
Edwin Encarnacion (34)
Ryan Howard (37) — $23M club option
Adam Lind (33)
Kendrys Morales (34) — $11MM mutual option
Brandon Moss (33)
Carlos Santana (31) — $12MM club option
Mark Trumbo (31)

Starting Pitchers

Henderson Alvarez (27)
Brett Anderson (29)
Clay Buchholz (32) — $13.5MM club option
Andrew Cashner (30)
Jhoulys Chacin (29)
Bartolo Colon (43)
John Danks (32)
Jorge De La Rosa (36)
R.A. Dickey (42)
Felix Doubront (29)
Doug Fister (33)
Jaime Garcia (30) — $12MM club option
Gio Gonzalez (31) — $12MM club option
Jason Hammel (34) — $10MM club option
Lucas Harrell (32)
Jeremy Hellickson (30)
Rich Hill (37)
Derek Holland (30) — $11MM club option
Scott Kazmir (33) — can opt out of remaining two years, $32MM on current contract
Mat Latos (29)
Colby Lewis (37)
Kris Medlen (31) — $10MM mutual option
Tommy Milone (30)
Charlie Morton (33) — $9.5MM mutual option
Jon Niese (30) — $10MM club option
Bud Norris (32)
Ivan Nova (30)
Sean O’Sullivan (29)
Jake Peavy (36)
CC Sabathia (36) — $25MM vesting option
James Shields (35) — can opt out of remaining two years, $44MM on current contract
Alfredo Simon (36)
Jacob Turner (26)
Edinson Volquez (33) — $10MM mutual option
Jered Weaver (34)
C.J. Wilson (36)

Right-Handed Relievers (Italics denote active closers)

A.J. Achter (28)
Matt Albers (34) — $3MM club option with a $250K buyout
Andrew Bailey (33)
Aaron Barrett (29)
Matt Belisle (37)
Joaquin Benoit (39)
Joe Blanton (36)
Blaine Boyer (35)
Santiago Casilla (36)
Joba Chamberlain (31)
Jesse Chavez (33)
Wade Davis (31) — $10MM club option
Jose Dominguez (26)
Scott Feldman (34)
Neftali Feliz (29)
Casey Fien (32)
Gonzalez Germen (29)
Jason Grilli (40) — $3MM club option
David Hernandez (32)
Luke Hochevar (33) — $7MM mutual option
Greg Holland (31)
J.J. Hoover (29)
Daniel Hudson (30)
Tommy Hunter (30)
Edwin Jackson (33)
Kenley Jansen (29)
Kevin Jepsen (32)
Mark Melancon (32)
Justin Miller (30)
Bryan Morris (30)
Peter Moylan (38)
Pat Neshek (36) — $6.5MM club option
Bud Norris (32)
Sean O’Sullivan  (29)
Ross Ohlendorf (34)
Jonathan Papelbon (36)
Yusmeiro Petit (32) — $3MM club option
Fernando Rodney (40) — $4.5MM club option
Fernando Rodriguez (33)
Sergio Romo (34)
Fernando Salas (32)
Chris Smith (36)
Joe Smith (33)
Drew Storen (29)
Anthony Swarzak (31)
Junichi Tazawa (31)
Shawn Tolleson (29)
Jacob Turner (26)
Koji Uehara (42)
Ryan Vogelsong (39)
Jordan Walden (29) — $5.25MM club option
Chien-Ming Wang (37)
Ryan Webb (31)
Brad Ziegler (37)

Left-Handed Relievers (Italics denote active closers)

Jerry Blevins (33)
Brett Cecil (30)
Aroldis Chapman (29)
Felix Doubront (29)
Mike Dunn (32)
Dana Eveland (33)
J.P. Howell (34)
Kyle Lobstein (27)
Boone Logan (32)
Javier Lopez (39)
Eric O’Flaherty (32)
Marc Rzepczynski (31)
Matt Thornton (40)
Travis Wood (30)

Steven Cardona

Steven Cardona

Steven is an undergraduate student at the University of South Florida who lives in Naples, Florida. At USF, he is studying Business Management. He has an immense love and passion for the game of baseball. He worked with the Fort Myers Miracle in 2014 as a Public Relations intern. In 2016, he continued his work experiences within America's pastime with the New York Mets as an American Culture Instructor at the Mets Academy in the Dominican Republic.
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