Today, five players filed for Free Agency pursuant to Article XX B (2) of the Basic Agreement.
To date, 133 players have filed for free agency (see the lists for Monday, Tuesday, Weds., and Thurs. of those that have filed)
Players have 15 days from the end of the World Series to file for Free Agency. 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.
Below is a complete list of the 5 players that filed today, courtesy of the MLB Players Association:
Foulke, Keith (RP)
Fogg, Josh (SP)
Mackowiak, Rob (OF) Tomko, Brett (SP)
Matheny, Mike (C)
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