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Free Agency, Trades, and Signings
Written by Maury Brown   
Monday, 29 October 2007 20:49
MLBOn the first day that players are allowed to file for Free Agency the following 57 players filed pursuant to Article XX B (2) of the Basic Agreement (read the Basic Agreement here). Players have 15 days from the end of the World Series to file. On the 16th day after the end of the World Series, free agents may negotiate and sign with a Club other than their former Club.

Mentionable players that filed for Free Agency today include Barry Bonds, Torii Hunter, Paul LoDuca, David Eckstein, Mariano Riveria, Jorge Posada, and Alex Rodriguez.

The following is a complete list of players that filed today, courtesy of the MLB Players Association (MLBPA) 

Cirillo, Jeff (3B); Hernandez, Livan (SP); Wickman, Bob (RP)

Franco, Julio (1B); Mahay, Ron (RP)



Chicago Cubs
Wood, Kerry L. (RP)

Chicago White Sox


Nixon, Trot (OF)

Affeldt, Jeremy (RP); Julio, Jorge (RP

Detroit Tigers
Casey, Sean T.         (1B); Jones, Todd (RP)

Benitez, Armando (RP)

Ausmus, Brad (C); Lamb, Mike (3B); Loretta, Mark D. (INF); Miller, Trever D. (RP); Moehler, Brian (RP); Palmeiro, Orlando (OF)

Kansas City
LaRue, Jason (C); Sanders, Reggie (OF)

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Colon, Bartolo (SP)

Los Angeles Dodgers

Cordero, Francisco (RP); King, Ray (RP); Koskie, Corey L. (3B); Linebrink, Scott (RP); Miller, Damian (C)

Hunter, Torii K. (OF); Silva, Carlos (SP)

NY Mets
Anderson, Marlon (OF); Castillo, Luis A. (2B);  Castro, Ramon Abraham (C); Easley, Damion (INF); Green, Shawn (OF); LoDuca, Paul (C)

NY Yankees
Mientkiewicz, Doug A. (1B); Posada, Jorge (C); Rivera, Mariano (RP); Rodriguez, Alex (3B);  Vizcaino, Luis (RP)

DaVanon, Jeff  (OF); Stewart, Shannon H. (OF)

Lieber, Jon (SP); Mesa, Jose (RP); Nunez, Abraham O.  (3B); Rowand, Aaron (OF)

Armas Jr., Tony (SP)

St. Louis
Cairo, Miguel J. (INF); Eckstein, David (SS); Percival, Troy (RP); Wells, Kip (SP)

San Diego
Barrett, Michael P. (C); Bradley, Milton (OF)

San Francisco
Bonds, Barry (OF); Feliz, Pedro (3B)


Tampa Bay

Kennedy, Joe (P); Stairs, Matt (OF)


Fick, Robert (1B)

Maury Brown

Maury Brown is the founder and president of the Business of Sports Network, which includes The Biz of Baseball, The Biz of Football and The Biz of Basketball (The Biz of Hockey will be launching shortly). He is also an author for Baseball Prospectus.and is an available writer for other media outlets.

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