Top MLB Free Agents: a Bumper Crop of Stars

SPOTRAC has produced a list of free agent baseball players as the 2022 season winds down.

Check out the top free agents HERE

STARTING PITCHERS

JACOB DEGROM (NYM, 34)

Spotrac Valuation: $43.1M

CARLOS RODON (SF, 29)

Spotrac Valuation: $31.6M

 

PLAYER CONTRACT STATUS SPOTRAC VALUATION
Justin Verlander (HOU, 39) $25M player option $43.3M
Clayton Kershaw (LAD, 34) UFA $33.8M
Chris Bassitt (NYM, 33) $19M mutual option $20.8M
Taijuan Walker (NYM, 30) $7M player option $13.8M
Zach Eflin (PHI, 28) $15M mutual option $13.7M

» View All 2023 Free Agent Starting Pitchers

RELIEF PITCHERS

EDWIN DIAZ (NYM, 28)

Spotrac Valuation: $16.1M

DANIEL BARD (COL, 37)

Spotrac Valuation: $7M

PLAYER CONTRACT STATUS SPOTRAC VALUATION
Taylor Rogers (MIL, 31) UFA $13.1M
Rafael Montero (HOU, 31) UFA $8.1M
Seth Lugo (NYM, 32) UFA $7.2M
Craig Kimbrel (LAD, 34) UFA $6.1M
David Robertson (PHI, 37) UFA $4M

» View All 2023 Free Agent Relief Pitchers

CATCHERS

WILLSON CONTRERAS (CHC, 30)

 

PLAYER CONTRACT STATUS SPOTRAC VALUATION
Christian Vazquez (HOU, 32) UFA $6.1M
Gary Sanchez (MIN, 29) UFA $6.4M
Martin Maldonado (HOU, 36) UFA $4.6M
Tucker Barnhart (DET, 31) UFA $4.2M
Omar Narvaez (MIL, 30) UFA $3.1M

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1ST BASEMEN

JOSH BELL (SD, 30)

Spotrac Valuation: $18.4M

JOSE ABREU (CWS, 35)

Spotrac Valuation: $9.1M

PLAYER CONTRACT STATUS SPOTRAC VALUATION
Anthony Rizzo (NYY, 33) $16M player option $23M
Trey Mancini (HOU, 30) $10M mutual option $18M
Brandon Belt (SF, 34) UFA $16M
Yulieski Gurriel (HOU, 38) UFA $15M
Carlos Santana (SEA, 36) UFA $10.4M

» View All 2023 Free Agent 1st Basemen

2ND BASEMEN

ADAM FRAZIER (SEA, 30)

Spotrac Valuation: $10M

CESAR HERNANDEZ (WSH, 32)

Spotrac Valuation: $4.5M

PLAYER CONTRACT STATUS SPOTRAC VALUATION
Kolten Wong (MIL, 31) $10M club option $6.7M
Jean Segura (PHI, 32) $17M club option $5M
Donovan Solano (CIN, 34) UFA $5.7M
Hanser Alberto (LAD, 29) $2M club option $2.6M

» View All 2023 Free Agent 2nd Basemen

SHORTSTOPS

TREA TURNER (LAD, 29)

Spotrac Valuation: $32M

DANSBY SWANSON (ATL, 28)

Spotrac Valuation: $27.4M

PLAYER CONTRACT STATUS SPOTRAC VALUATION
Xander Bogaerts (BOS, 29) $60M player option $31M
Carlos Correa (MIN, 27) $35.1M player option $30.1M
Jose Iglesias (COL, 32) UFA $5M
Aledmys Diaz (HOU, 32) UFA $4.6M
Elvis Andrus (CWS, 34) UFA $4.5M

» View All 2023 Free Agent Shortstops

3RD BASEMEN

BRANDON DRURY (SD, 30)

Spotrac Valuation: $6.5M

PLAYER CONTRACT STATUS SPOTRAC VALUATION
Nolan Arenado (STL, 31) $134M player option $35.1M
Justin Turner (LAD, 37) $16M club option $8.6M
Jace Peterson (MIL, 32) UFA $6.5M
Joe Wendle (MIA, 32) $6.3M club option $4M
Evan Longoria (SF, 36) $13M club option $4M

» View All 2023 Free Agent 3rd Basemen

Outfielders

AARON JUDGE (NYY, 30)

Spotrac Valuation: $32.9M

BRANDON NIMMO (NYM, 29)

Spotrac Valuation: $14.1M

PLAYER CONTRACT STATUS SPOTRAC VALUATION
Andrew Benintendi (NYY, 28) UFA $19M
Jurickson Profar (SD, 29) $7.5M player option $15M
Joc Pederson (SF,30) UFA $14M
Michael Brantley (HOU, 35) UFA $8M
Kevin Kiermaier (TB, 32) $13M club option $6.6M

» View All 2023 Free Agent Outfielders

Designated Hitters

J.D. MARTINEZ (BOS, 35)

Spotrac Valuation: $14.8M

PLAYER CONTRACT STATUS SPOTRAC VALUATION
Trey Mancini (HOU, 30) $10M mutual option $18M
Carlos Santana (SEA, 36) UFA $10.4M
Andrew McCutchen UFA $7.6M
Donovan Solano (CIN, 34) UFA $5.7M
Dan Vogelbach (NYM, 35) $1.5M club option $5M

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David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]