Posts tagged Qualifying Offer

THREE QUALIFYING OFFERS ACCEPTED

THREE QUALIFYING OFFERS ACCEPTED

There were a record 20 Qualifying Offers extended this season and, not one, but three players accepted.

QUALIFYING OFFERS

QUALIFYING OFFERS

It’s the time of the year again when clubs need to make a Qualifying Offer or not to their pending free agents and the list of players who received a QO is out.

QUALIFYING OFFER DEADLINE

QUALIFYING OFFER DEADLINE

The deadline has passed for teams to make qualifying offers of 1YR/$15.3MM and 12 players were on the receiving end this year: Ervin Santana – Braves Pablo Sandoval – Giants Max Scherzer – Tigers Victor Martinez – Tigers Michael Cuddyer – Rockies Francisco Liriano – Pirates Russell Martin – Pirates Nelson Cruz – Orioles David […]

WITH WORLD SERIES OVER, THE HOT STOVE SEASON BEGINS

WITH WORLD SERIES OVER, THE HOT STOVE SEASON BEGINS

Even as Pablo Sandoval clutched the third-out popup to end last night’s World Series with another championship for the Giants, the hot stove season was beginning to heat up. The last day of the Word Series triggers the schedule of events that kicks free agency into full swing. Five days after the World Series (Monday) […]

TERMS AND RULES: QUALIFYING OFFER

TERMS AND RULES: QUALIFYING OFFER

Under the latest collective bargaining agreement, a new form of free agent compensation went into effect that did away with the old Type A, Type B free agent system. In its place is the “qualifying offer” and here is how it works. When a team loses a player to free agency, they must have made […]

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