American League Non-Tenders
By Mark Polishuk | December 2, 2020 at 4:29pm CDTWith income losses anticipated to lead to decreased payrolls round baseball, a bigger variety of gamers than ordinary are anticipated to be let go by their present groups by tonight’s 7pm CT non-tender deadline. A few of these gamers might find yourself re-signing with their groups for salaries under what they have been projected (by MLBTR contributor Matt Swartz) to earn by the arbitration course of, or groups might find yourself merely opting to discover different choices…with a lot of these choices arriving in the marketplace by this similar non-tender course of.
You possibly can observe the entire arbitration and non-tender exercise right here, and we’ll additionally run by the listing of American League gamers who’ve been let go on this submit. (The NL listing is out there right here.)
The Indians have non-tendered outfielder Tyler Naquin, Paul Hoynes of cleveland.com tweets. Naquin, who would have earned round $2MM in arbitration, is coming off a poor 12 months in Cleveland. The 29-year-old slashed .218/.248/.383 with 4 residence runs, 40 strikeouts and 5 walks in 141 plate appearances. Naquin joined the Indians because the 15th total decide in 2012, however he has solely offered league-average offense since debuting in 2016.
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