The 2011 salary arbitration filing period in Major League BaseballÂ kicked off yesterday, and with it, the annual rite of players with service time mostly between 3 and 6 years gets underway. This year, 132 players are potentially eligible, down 10 from 142 potential players last year.
Leading the way with the most potential salary arb players are the Los Angeles Angeles and Toronto Blue Jays with 8. After that, five teams (Orioles, Twins, Athletics, Padres, and World Series Champion Giants) have 5 players.
Notables include Josh Hamilton, Jose Bautista, C.J. Wilson, B.J. Upton, Dan Uggla, Cody Ross, and Jonathan Papelbon to name just a few.
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