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39 non-tenders include Atkins, Wang, Capps

Dec 13, 2009, 12:51 AM EDT

Here’s the complete list of players non-tendered prior to Saturday’s midnight deadline.
Angels: RHP Jose Arredondo*, INF Matt Brown, RHP Dustin Moseley
Athletics: OF Jack Cust
Blue Jays: C Raul Chavez
Indians: RHP Adam Miller*, RHP Anthony Reyes*, RHP Jose Veras
Mariners: OF Ryan Langerhans
Orioles: RHP Brian Bass
Rays: OF Gabe Gross, C Shawn Riggans
Red Sox: OF Brian Anderson
Royals: OF Josh Anderson, C John Buck
White Sox: RHP D.J. Carrasco
Yankees: RHP Chien-Ming Wang*
Braves: OF Ryan Church, 2B Kelly Johnson
Brewers: RHP Mark DiFelice*, RHP Seth McClung, C Mike Rivera
Cubs: LHP Neal Cotts
Diamondbacks: 1B Josh Whitesell
Giants: 1B Ryan Garko
Marlins: INF-OF Alfredo Amezaga
Mets: RHP Lance Broadway, RHP Tim Redding, OF Jeremy Reed, OF Cory Sullivan
Nationals: RHP Mike MacDougal, LHP Scott Olsen
Padres: RHP Jackson Quezada, RHP Mark Worrell
Phillies: RHP Clay Condrey
Pirates: RHP Matt Capps, LHP Phil Dumatrait
Reds: OF Jonny Gomes
Rockies: 3B Garrett Atkins
Asterisked players are injured. Arredondo and DiFelice are expected to miss the entire 2010 season following arm surgeries. Miller might be in the same boat. Reyes will miss the first half as he continues his recovery from Tommy John, and Wang’s rehab is expected to continue through the end of April at least.
For blurbs on all of the players and breakdowns of today’s re-signings, head on over to Rotoworld’s MLB news page.

  1. Nedhop - Dec 13, 2009 at 7:57 AM

    Whoever said Theo Epstein was a genius? He blew it on A-Rod and Teixeira and he’s about to blow it on Jay.Not only do the Yankees have a larger payroll; they also have a smarter GM.

  2. GlavineFan62 - Dec 13, 2009 at 9:30 AM

    I don’t know if Cashman is smarter than Epstein since Cashman was provided with several blank checks last year. Is Epstein under financial constraints? I know in Atlanta, Wrenn can’t surpass $100 million, which prevents him from getting a clutch hitting big stick. We just have to be content with contending until the final eight weeks when the Braves can’t make the final push to get into the playoffs.

  3. Cheap Seat Chronicles - Dec 13, 2009 at 7:57 PM

    I’m not even a Red Sox fan and I think you’re way off base here Nedhop.
    How did Epstein blow it on A-Rod? MLB wouldn’t allow A-Rod to re-negotiate his contract, that’s what blew that deal up. Epstein had the trade all set and ready to go.
    The Teixeira thing was a case where Tex wanted to be a Yankee. That’s why he’s a Yankee.
    Re-signing Jason Bay won’t make or break the Red Sox. Bay wants more money and more dollars than he’s worth. He’s a $15 million/year player, at most. Outside of Fenway his shady defense is going to be on full display. He’s got huge power, but that’s about it.
    Cashman is a smart dude, but he also has a constant blank check at his disposal. As much money as the Sox spend, they don’t have the same level of financial freedom.

  4. Mike Garner - Dec 14, 2009 at 11:20 AM

    The Sox had the ability to cut A-Rod the same type of the contract the Yankees did. They chose not to and lost the gamble. The same with Tex. They dinked around, and Tex wasn’t going to mess around when he had a firm offer on the table. In both cases, the Sox outsmarted themselves.

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