Verify Out Our 2021 Arbitration Tracker
MLBTR’s 2021 arbitration tracker is out there right here. The tracker is recurrently up to date and permits for filtering by crew, signing standing, service time, and whether or not the participant had a listening to.
This 12 months, the date to alternate figures for unsigned arbitration eligible gamers is Friday, January 15th. Most groups, in the event that they attain the purpose of exchanging figures, won’t have additional negotiations for a one-year deal and can go to a listening to. This has resulted in an elevated variety of hearings, about 13 per 12 months on common since 2015. Over the previous decade groups have received 46 hearings, whereas gamers have received 44.
With the 60-game season in 2020 and no settlement on how that impacts arbitration, the gamers which have made it this far with no contract are in uncharted waters. At current, greater than 120 arbitration eligible gamers are with out contracts, together with Francisco Lindor, Corey Seager, Cody Bellinger, Kris Bryant, Walker Buehler, Josh Hader, and Juan Soto. The document variety of arbitration hearings was set in 1986, with 35.