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SB Nation 2015 Off-season Simulation summary

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Have the Yankees signed everyone yet?

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Have you ever thought your team’s GM made a stupid trade? Paid too much for a free agent? Wish you had the opportunity to run the team more effectively? I gave the opportunity to 30 fans to run their team how they saw fit in an Offseason Simulation, cramming an entire winter of transactions into four days. I gave each team a recommended budget and asked them to negotiate with each other on trades, and with me on free agents.

The following is a summary of what transpired over one week. You can see complete rules and timeline hereHere is a spreadsheet listing every team's payroll situation and where each free agent signed.

Qualifying offers made to:

Brett Anderson (accepted)

Wei-Yin Chen

Chris Davis

Ian Desmond

Dexter Fowler

David Freese

Yovani Gallardo

Alex Gordon

Zack Greinke

Hisahi Iwakuma

Jason Heyward

Howie Kendrick

Ian Kennedy

John Lackey

Daniel Murphy

Colby Rasmus (accepted)

Jeff Samardzija

Justin Upton

Matt Wieters (accepted)

Jordan Zimmerman

Here is a team-by-team summary of what transpired:

Arizona Diamondbacks

Exercised the option of Brad Ziegler, declined the option on Josh Collmenter

Non-tendered Jhouly Chacin and Jeremy Hellickson

Acquired Brandon Phillips, Ramon Cabrera, Pedro Villarreal, $5 million from Cincinnati for Brandon Drury, Taylor Clarke, and Rubby De La Rosa

Acquired Rafael Montero from the Mets for Yasmany Tomas

Acquired Eric Sogard from Oakland for Aaron Hill, Silvino Bracho and $4 million

Acquired Tony Zych and Dave Rollins from Seattle for Pete O’Brien

Acquired Chad Kuhl from Pittsburgh for Matt Reynolds

Signed David Price to a 7 year $259 million

Signed Scott Kazmir to a 4 year $64 million deal

Recommended Budget: $101 million

Final Payroll: $98.4 million

Atlanta Braves

Non-tendered Mike Minor and Pedro Ciriaco

Acquired DJ Peterson from Seattle for Cameron Maybin and Jordan Edgerton

Acquired James Loney, Enny Romero, and David Rodriguez from Tampa Bay for Andrew McKirahan and Carlos Salazar

Acquired Dario Alvarez and Eric Campbell from the NY Mets for Adonis Garcia

Signed Chris Ianetta to a 2 year $12 million deal

Signed John Axford to a 1 year $3 million deal

Signed Matt Joyce to a 1 year $2 million deal

Signed Anthony Recker, Gordon Beckham, Will Middlebrooks, Anthony Varvaro, Eric O’Flaherty, and Rafael Betancourt to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $107 million

Final Payroll: $97.5 million

Baltimore Orioles

Non-tendered David Lough, Brian Matusz, Paul Janish

Acquired Jon Jay from St. Louis for Ubaldo Jimenez

Acquired Jared Hughes and Steven Brault from Pittsburgh for Caleb Joseph

Acquired Roman Quinn and Fraklyn Kilome from Philadelphia for Mychal Givens

Signed Jordan Zimmerman to a 6 year $144 million deal

Signed Dae Ho Lee to a 3 year $24 million deal

Signed Hyun Soo Kim to a three year $12 million deal

Signed John Jaso to a 2 year $11 million deal

Signed Steve Pearce to a 2 year $8 million deal

Signed Daniel Nava, Ryan Webb, Garrett Jones, Paul Janish, Neal Cotts, and Matt Thornton to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $121 million

Final Payroll: $130.8 million

Boston Red Sox

Acquired Evan Longoria from Tampa Bay for Rafael Devers, Manny Margot, Brian Johnson, Rusney Castillo, and $30 million

Acquired Carlos Carrasco, Clint Frazier, Yandy Diaz, Shawn Armstrong, and Mike Clevinger from Cleveland for Christian Vazquez, Jackie Bradley Jr., Henry Owens, Robbie Ross, and Garin Cecchini

Acquired Jose Fernandez from Miami for Yoan Moncada, Clint Frazier, Michael Chavis, Edwin Escobar, and Austin Rei

Acquired Ben Revere from Toronto for Matt Barnes

Acquired Brett Garnder from NY Yankees for Ben Revere and Wendell Rijo

Acquired Scott Lieser from Milwaukee for Pablo Sandoval and Javier Guerra

Acquired Elniery Garcia from Philadelphia for Allen Craig and Joe Kelly

Acquired Danny Farquhar from Seattle for Devin Marrero

Signed Chris Davis to a 5 year $115 million deal

Signed Joakim Soria to a 3 year $33 million deal

Signed Tommy Hunter to a 2 year $10 million deal

Signed Brian Matusz to a 2 year $8 million deal

Signed Shane Victorino to a 1 year $2 million deal

Signed Jeff Francoeur and Rene Rivera to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $206 million

Final Payroll: $195.1 million

Chicago Cubs

Non-tendered Jonathan Herrera

Acquired Charlie Blackmon and Eddie Butler from Colorado for Dan Vogelbach and Ryan Williams

Acquired Ian Clarkin, Jacob Lindgren, and Jose De Leon from the NY Yankees for Starlin Castro

Acquired Mark Melancon from Pittsburgh for Yoervis Medina and Felix Pena

Acqured Tyson Ross, Austin Smith, Jose Rondon and Jose Castillo from San Diego for Jorge Soler and Eric Jokisch

Acquired Cory Spangenberg, Travis Jankowski, and Casey Kelly from San Diego for Arismendy Alcantara

Acquired Carter Capps and Michael Mader from Miami for Donnie Dewees

Signed Jeff Samardzija to a 5 year $70 million deal

Signed Will Venable to a 1 year $2 million deal with a $3 million club option

Signed Nate McLouth, David DeJesus, Burke Badenhop and Ryan Cook to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $131 million

Final Payroll: $132.1 million

Chicago White Sox

Exercised the option of Alexei Ramirez

Acquired Carlos Gonzalez and $17 million from Colorado for Carson Fulmer and Jason Coates

Acquired Rafael Rodriguez from San Francisco for Melky Cabrera

Acquired Neil Walker from Pittsburgh for Spencer Adams and Michael Ynoa

Signed Yoenis Cespedes to a 7 year $200 million deal

Signed Wei Yin Chen to a 5 year $86 million deal

Signed Nobuhiro Matsuda to a 2 year $12 million deal

Signed AJ Pieryznski to a 1 year $3 million deal

Recommended Budget: $127 million

Final Payroll: $150.1 million

Cincinnati Reds

Non-tendered Burke Badenhop, Skip Schumaker, Sam LeCure, Ryan Mattheus, Brennan Boesch, and Jason Bourgeois

Acquired Danny Salazar, Brady Aiken, Bobby Bradley from Cleveland for Todd Frazier and Tanner Rainey

Acquired Michael Pineda, Slade Heathcott, and John Ryan Murphy from the NY Yankees for Aroldis Chapman

Acquired Brandon Drury, Taylor Clarke, and Rubby De La Rosa from Arizona for Brandon Phillips, Ramon Cabrera, Pedro Villarreal, $5 million

Acquired Erik Goedell from the NY Mets for Adam Duvall

Signed Johnny Cueto to a 6 year $130 million deal

Signed Gerardo Parra to a 3 year $20 million deal

Signed Chad Qualls to a 2 year $6 million deal

Signed Sean Rodriguez to a 1 year $1 million deal

Signed Chris Heisey, Jonny Gomes, Joba Chamberlain, Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Brian Duensing, Bud Norris, and Justin deFratus to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $129 million

Final Payroll: $107 million

Cleveland Indians

Acquired Christian Vazquez, Jackie Bradley Jr., Henry Owens, Robbie Ross, and Garin Cecchini from Boston for Carlos Carrasco, Clint Frazier, Yandy Diaz, Shawn Armstrong, and Mike Clevinger

Acquired Todd Frazier, Tanner Rainey from Cincinnati for Danny Salazar, Brady Aiken, and Bobby Bradley

Acquired Jake McGee from Tampa Bay for Yan Gomes

Acquired Mark Canha from Oakland for Jose Ramirez and Adam Plutko

Signed Bartolo Colon to a 2 year $13 million deal with incentives

Signed Brandon Moss to a 1 year $6 million deal with a $4 million player option

Signed Brandon Morrow to a 1 year $1 million deal plus incentives

Recommended Budget: $95 million

Final Payroll: $92.8 million

Colorado Rockies

Declined the option on Justin Morneau

Non-tendered John Axford, Wilin Rosario, and Michael McKenry

Acquired Carson Fulmer and Jason Coates from the Chicago White Sox for Carlos Gonzalez and $17 million

Acquired Dan Vogelbach and Ryan Williams from the Chicago Cubs for Charlie Blackmon and Eddie Butler

Signed Marlon Byrd to a 1 year $6 million deal

Signed Mike Pelfrey to a 1 year $5 million deal with incentives

Recommended Budget: $112 million

Final Payroll: $98 million

Detroit Tigers

Non-tendered Neftali Feliz, Andrew Romine and Josh Wilson

Acquired Shin-Soo Choo, Rougned Odor and $10M in 2019 and 2020 from Texas for Ian Kinsler

Acquired Kevin Newman from Pittsburgh for Shane Greene

Signed Dom Brown to a 1 year $3 million deal with a club option ($1 million buyout)

Signed Bobby Parnell to a one year $1.5 million deal with incentives

Recommended Budget: $191 million

Final Payroll: $145.7 million

Houston Astros

Declined the option on Chad Qualls

Non-tendered Sam Deduno

Acquired Arquimedes Caminero, Mitch Keller, Yeudy Garcia, and Harold Ramirez from Pittsburgh for Jon Singleton and Jon Kemmer

Acquired Felix Jorge from Minnesota for Pat Neshek

Acquired Charlie Furbush from Seattle for Tony Kemp

Signed Tony Sipp to a 3 year $18 million deal with an $8 million mutual option

Recommended Budget: $95 million

Final Payroll: $92.9 million

Kansas City Royals

Exercised the options on Wade Davis and Alcides Escobar

Declined the options on Jeremy Guthrie, Alex Rios, and Jonny Gomes

Alex Gordon declined his player option

Non-tendered Greg Holland, Louis Coleman, Tim Collins, and Drew Butera

Acquired Charlie Morton from Pittsburgh for Omar Infante, Brett Eibner and Sam Selman

Acquired Oswaldo Arcia from Minnesota for Andy Ferguson and Michael Mariot

Signed Alex Gordon to a five year $105 million deal with incentives

Signed Howie Kendrick to a 3 year $36 million deal

Signed Chris Young to a one year $5 million deal with a $5 million club option ($1 million buyout)

Signed Justin Ruggiano to a 1 year $2 million deal

Signed Oliver Perez to a 1 year $1.75 million deal

Signed Jason Frasor to a 1 year $1 million deal

Signed Erik Kratz, Louis Coleman, Jeremy Guthrie, Chad Billingsley, and Shaun Marcum to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $!25 million

Final Payroll: $128.6 million

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

Declined options on David DeJesus and David Murphy

Non-tendered Fernando Salas

Acquired Ti’Quan Forbes from Texas for C.J. Wilson and $10 million

Signed Denard Span to a 3 year $43 million deal

Signed David Freese to a 2 year $12 million deal

Signed Alejandro de Aza to a 1 year $1 million deal

Signed Maicier Izturis, Donovan Solano, and Jerome Williams to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $166 million

Final Payroll: $163.6 million

Los Angeles Dodgers

Declined options on Chase Utley, Bronson Arroyo, and Joel Peralta

Non-tendered Chris Heisey and Justin Ruggiano

Acquired Billy Butler, Chad Pinder, and Joe Wendle for Andre Ethier and $10 million

Signed Yovani Gollardo to a 3 year $36 million deal

Signed Cliff Pennington and Casey Janssen to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: LOL

Final Payroll: $209 million

Miami Marlins

Non-tendered Aaron Crow, Chris Narveson, and Donovan Solano

Acquired Jayson Werth, Jonathan Papelbon, Lucas Giolito, Trea Turner, Yunel Escobar, and $5 million from Washington for Adeiny Hechevarria, Dee Gordon, Kyle Barraclough, and Adam Conley

Acquired Yoan Moncada, Clint Frazier, Michael Chavis, Edwin Escobar, and Austin Rei from Boston for Jose Fernandez

Acquired Hunter Renfroe, Michael Gettys, Erick Fedde, Taylor Lindsey, Ryan Butler, and Melvin Upton, Jr. from San Diego for Christian Yelich.

Acquired Renato Nunez, Raul Alcantara, and RJ Alvarez from Oakland for Marcell Ozuna

Acquired Donnie Dewees from the Chicago Cubs for Carter Capps and Michael Mader

Acquired Matt Reynolds and Champ Stuart from the NY Mets for AJ Ramos

Signed Alexi Ogando to a 1 year $520k deal with a club option

Signed Anthony Bass and Ross Detwiler to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $75 million

Final Payroll: $98 million

Milwaukee Brewers

Exercised the option on Adam Lind

Non-tendered Cesar Jimenez

Acquired Pablo Sandoval and Javier Guerra from Boston for Scott Lieser

Acquired Angel Pagan from San Francisco for Matt Garza

Acquired Levi Michael and Zack Jones from Minnesota for Francisco Rodriguez

Acquired Patrick Kivlehan and Paul Fry from Seattle for Adam Lind

Acquired Josh Bell from Pittsburgh for Taylor Jungmann

Signed Tommy Milone to a 2 year $11 million deal with a $10 million club option

Signed Jhouly Chacin to a one year $2 million deal

Signed Mike Minor to a 1 year $1 million deal with incentives

Signed Kyle Blanks, Rickie Weeks, and Chris Capuano to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $116 million

Final Payroll: $72 million

Minnesota Twins

Non-tendered Kevin Jepsen, Tommy Milone, and Casey Fien

Acquired Francisco Cervelli and Pedro Alvarez from Pittsburgh for Jorge Polanco and Oswaldo Arcia

Acquired Ryan Zimmerman from Washington for Ricky Nolasco, Adam Brett Walker, and Pedro Alvarez

Acquired Travis Wood from the Chicago Cubs for J.T. Chargois, Trey Cabbage, Cam Booser

Acquired Joaquin Benoit from San Diego for Kennys Vargas and Taylor Rogers

Acquired Pat Neshsek from Houston for Felix Jorge

Signed Kelly Johnson to a one year $3.5 million deal

Signed Peter Bourjos to a minor league deal

Recommended Budget: $120 million

Final Payroll: $124 million

New York Mets

Non-tendered Ruben Tejada, Buddy Carlyle and Anthony Recker

Acquired Matt Kemp, Zach Lemond, Alex Dickerson and Kevin Quackenbush and $4 million from San Diego for Jon Niese, Juan Lagares, and Akeel Morris

Acquired Yasmany Tomas from Arizona for Rafael Montero

Acquired AJ Ramos from Miami for Matt Reynolds and Champ Stuart

Acquired Adam Duvall from Cincinnati for Erik Goedell

Acquired Adonis Garcia from Atlanta for Dario Alvarez and Eric Campbell

Signed Ian Desmond to a 3 year $39 million deal

Signed Aaron Crow to a 1 year $520k deal with incentives

Signed Drew Stubbs, Josh Collmenter, and Alfredo Simon to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $112 million

Final Payroll: $115.5 million

New York Yankees

Declined option on Brendan Ryan, Ryan picked up the player option

Non-tendered Andrew Bailey and Sergio Santos

Acquired Aroldis Chapman from Cincinnati for Michael Pineda, Slade Heathcott, and John Ryan Murphy

Acquired Ben Revere and Wendell Rijo from Boston for Brett Gardner

Acquired Starlin Castro from the Chicago Cubs for Ian Clarkin, Jacob Lindgren, and Jose De Leon

Acquired Jorge Alfaro and Cornelius Randolph from Philadelphia for Rob Refsnyder and Nathan Eovaldi

Signed Justin Upton to a 8 year $230 million deal

Signed Zack Greinke for 7 years $210 million

Signed Tyler Clippard to a 3 year $26 million deal

Signed Doug Fister to a 2 year $25 million deal

Signed outfielder Chris Young to a 1 year $8 million deal

Signed Edwin Jackson to a minor league deal

Recommended Budget: $241 million

Final Payroll: $296.6 million

Oakland Athletics

Non-tendered Ike Davis, Felix Doubront, Sam Fuld, and Craig Gentry

Acquired Marcell Ozuna from Miami for Renato Nunez, Raul Alcantara, and RJ Alvarez

Acquired Jose Ramirez and Adam Plutko from Cleveland for Mark Canha

Acquired Aaron Hill, Silvino Bracho and $4 million from Arizona for Eric Sogard

Acquired Chris Taylor and Mayckol Guaipe from Seattle for Jesse Chavez and Skye Bolt

Acquired Justin Smoak (later non-tendered) at $1 million from Pittsburgh for Fernando Abad

Acquired Shane Dawson from Toronto for Evan Scribner

Acquired Andrew Lambo from Pittsburgh for Arnold Leon

Signed JA Happ to a 3 year $30 million deal

Signed Trevor Cahill to a 1 year $6 million deal with a club option

Signed Pedro Alvarez to a 1 year $5 million deal

Signed Jeremy Hellickson to a 1 year $3 million deal with incentives

Signed Josh Thole, Travis Snider, Kyle Kendrick, Casey Fien, Jeanmar Gomez and Craig Breslow to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $95 million

Final Payroll: $78.5 million

Philadelphia Phillies

Declined the option on Cliff Lee

Non-tendered Jeanmar Gomez, Erik Kratz, Justin deFrautus

Acquired Mychal Givens from Baltimore for Roman Quinn and Fraklyn Kilome

Acquired Allen Craig and Joe Kelly from Boston for Elniery Garcia

Acquired Rob Refsnyder and Nathan Eovaldi from the NY Yankees for Jorge Alfaro and Cornelius Randolph

Signed Mike Leake to a 6 year $108 million deal

Signed Austin Jackson to a 2 year $25 million deal and a $7 million club option ($2 million buyout)

Signed Mark Lowe to a 2 year $12 million deal with a $6.5 million vesting option

Signed Shawn Kelley to a 3 year $14 million deal

Signed Asdrubal Cabrera to a 2 year $12 million deal

Signed Rajai Davis to a 2 year $10 million deal

Signed Marc Rzepczyznski to a 1 year $2 million deal

Signed Franklin Morales to a 1 year $2 million deal

Signed Logan Morrison to a 1 year $1.5 million deal

Signed Andrew Bailey, Dillon Gee and James Russell to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $149 million

Final Payroll: $130.8 million

Pittsburgh Pirates

Non-tendered Travis Ishikawa, Chris Stewart, and Travis Snider

Acquired Aaron Sanchez, Justin Smoak, Steve Delabar, DJ Davis, and Matt Smoral from Toronto for Francisco Liriano, Stephen Tarpley, Ke’Bryan Hayes

Acquired Jorge Polanco and Oswaldo Arcia from Minnesota for Francisco Cervelli and Pedro Alvarez

Acquired Caleb Joseph from Baltimore for Jared Hughes and Steven Brault

Acquired Williams Perez, Brandon Barker, and Chad Sobotka from Atlanta for Jeff Locke

Acquired Omar Infante, Brett Eibner and Sam Selman from Kansas City for Charlie Morton

Acquired Yoervis Medina and Felix Pena from the Chicago Cubs for Mark Melancon

Acquired Spencer Adams and Michael Ynoa from the Chicago White Sox for Neil Walker

Acquired Drew Robinson and Jose Leclerc from Texas for Tony Watson

Acquired Fernando Abad from Oakland for Justin Smoak and $1 million

Acquired Jon Singleton and Jon Kemmer from Houston for Arquimedes Caminero, Mitch Keller, Yeudy Garcia, and Harold Ramirez

Acquired Andy Ferguson and Michael Mariot from Kansas City for Oswaldo Arcia

Acquired Shane Greene from Detroit for Kevin Newman

Acquired Matt Reynolds from Arizona for Chad Kuhl

Acquired Arnold Leon from Oakland for Andrew Lambo

Acquired Taylor Jungman from Milwaukee for Josh Bell

Signed Daniel Murphy to a 3 year $30 million deal with a $10 million club option

Signed Ian Kennedy to a 3 year $29 million deal with a $10 million club option and $1 million buyout

Signed Darren O’Day to a 4 year $29 million deal with a club option

Signed Rich Hill to a 1 year $5 million deal with two club options

Signed Dioner Navarro to a one year $3 million deal

Signed David Hernandez to a one year $2 million deal

Signed Justin Masterson to a one year $1.5 million deal with a $4 million club option ($500k buyout)

Signed Cesar Jimenez to a one year $1 million deal

Signed Samuel Deduno to a 1 year $1 million deal

Signed Fernando Salas to a 1 year $900k deal with a club option

Signed Drew Butera, Clint Barmes, Corey Hart, Ernesto Frieri, Roberto Hernandez, Felix Doubront, and Kyle Lohse to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $97 million

Final Payroll: $74.8 million

San Diego Padres

Exercised the option on Joaquin Benoit

Declined the options on Cory Luebke and Clint Barmes

Non-tendered Marc Rzepczynski, Brett Wallace, and Will Middlebrooks

Acquired Prince Fielder, Jurickson Profar, Tony Watson, and $10 million ($2 mill per year for five years) from Texas for Austin Hedges

Acquired Christian Yelich from Miami for Hunter Renfroe, Michael Gettys, Erick Fedde, Taylor Lindsey, Ryan Butler, and Melvin Upton, Jr.

Acquired Jorge Soler and Eric Jokisch from Chi. Cubs for Tyson Ross, Austin Smith, Jose Rondon and Jose Castillo

Acquired Jon Niese, Juan Lagares, and Akeel Morris from the NY Mets for Matt Kemp, Zach Lemond, Alex Dickerson and Kevin Quackenbush and $4 million

Acquired Arismendy Alcantara from the Chicago Cubs for Cory Spangenberg, Travis Jankowski, and Casey Kelly

Acquired Kennys Vargas and Taylor Rogers from Minnesota for Joaquin Benoit

Acquired Kirby Yates from Tampa Bay for Yonder Alonso

Signed Ben Zobrist to a 5 year $108 million deal

Signed Brayan Pena to a 1 year $1.5 million deal

Signed Jonathan Broxton to a 1 year $750k deal with incentives

Signed Cory Luebke to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $111 million

Final Payroll: $120.7 million

San Francisco Giants

Exercised the options for Nori Aoki and Santiago Casilla

Declined the option on Marlon Byrd

Acquired Melky Cabrera from the Chicago White Sox for Rafael Rodriguez

Acquired Matt Garza from Milwaukee for Angel Pagan

Signed Kenta Maeda to a 7 year $106 million deal

Signed Ah Seop Son on a 3 year $9 million deal

Signed Tim Lincecum to a 1 year $2.5 million deal with incentives

Signed Chris Denorfia to a minor league deal

Recommended Budget: $190 million

Final Payroll: $176 million

Seattle Mariners

Non-tendered Logan Morrison and Logan Kensing

Acquired Nathan Karns, Alex Colome, and Mikie Mathook from Tampa Bay for Brad Miller, Mark Trumbo, James Paxton, and Nick Wells

Acquired Cameron Maybin and Jordan Edgerton from Atlanta for DJ Peterson

Acquired Jesse Chavez and Skye Bolt from Oakland for Chris Taylor and Mayckol Guaipe

Acquired Derek Holland, Ryan Cordell and Leonys Martin from Texas for Nelson Cruz

Acquired Adam Lind from Milwaukee for Patrick Kivlehan and Paul Fry

Acquired Peter O’Brien from Arizona for Tony Zych and Dave Rollins

Acquired Devin Marrero from Boston for Danny Farquhar

Acquired Tony Kemp from Houston for Charlie Furbush

Signed Hisashi Iwakuma to a 2 year $30 million deal with a $15 million vesting option

Signed Alex Avila to a 2 year $10 million deal

Signed Kevin Jepsen to a 2 year $4 million deal

Signed Chase Utley to a 1 year $3 million deal with incentives

Signed Eduardo Nunez to a 1 year $1 million deal

Signed Travis Ishikawa to a minor league deal

Recommended Budget: $132 million

Final Payroll: $130.6 million

St. Louis Cardinals

Exercised the option on Jaime Garcia

Declined the option on Jonathan Broxton

Non-tendered Brandon Moss, Peter Bourjos, and Steve Cishek

Acquired Ubaldo Jimenez from Baltimore for Jon Jay

Signed Jason Heyward to an 11 year $310 million deal with an opt-out after five years

Signed Joe Thatcher to a 1 year $2 million deal

Signed Carlos Villanueva to a 1 year $1 million deal

Recommended Budget: $133 million

Final Payroll: $123.5 million

Tampa Bay Rays

Non-tendered Rene Rivera, JP Arencibia, Daniel Nava, Brandon Gomes

Acquired Yan Gomes from Cleveland for Jake McGee

Acquired R.A. Dickey, Jon Harris, Max Pentecost, Mitch Nay, and $5 million from Toronto for Drew Smyly, Desmond Jennings

Acquired Brad Miller, Mark Trumbo, James Paxton, and Nick Wells from Seattle for Nathan Karns, Alex Colome, and Mikie Mathook

Acquired Andrew McKirahan and Carlos Salazar from Atlanta for James Loney, Enny Romero, and David Rodriguez

Acquired Yonder Alonso from San Diego for Kirby Yates

Signed Seung-Hwan Oh to a four year $22 million deal

Signed Juan Uribe to a 2 year $12 million deal

Signed Steve Cishek to a one year $2 million deal

Signed JP Arencibia, Aubrey Huff, Justin Maxwell, Jason Motte, Sean Marshall, Jerry Blevins, Mark Reynolds, Ryan Vogelsong, Stephen Drew, Sergio Santos, Brandon Beachy to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $84 million

Final Payroll: $63.3 million

Texas Rangers

Non-tendered Kyle Blanks, Carlos Corporan, Anthony Bass, Bobby Wilson

Acquired Austin Hedges from San Diego for Prince Fielder, Jurickson Profar, Tony Watson, and $10 million ($2 mill per year for five years)

Acquired Ian Kinsler from Detroit for Shin-Soo Choo, Rougned Odor and $10M in 2019 and 2020

Acquired Nelson Cruz from Seattle for Derek Holland, Ryan Cordell and Leonys Martin

Acquired C.J. Wilson and $10 million from the LA Angels for Ti’Quan Forbes

Acquired Andres Blanco from Philadelphia for Lisalverto Bonilla

Acquired Tony Watson from Pittsburgh for Drew Robinson and Jose Leclerc

Signed Mike Napoli to a 2 year $12 million deal

Signed Cliff Lee to one year $5 million deal

Signed Colby Lewis to a 1 year $5 million deal

Signed David Murphy and Neftali Feliz to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $156 million

Final Payroll: $140.8 million

Toronto Blue Jays

Exercised the options on Jose Bautista, Edwin Encarnacion, RA Dickey

Declined the option on Maicier Izturis

Non-tendered Josh Thole

Acquired Francisco Liriano, Stephen Tarpley, Ke’Bryan Hayes for Aaron Sanchez, Justin Smoak, Steve Delabar, DJ Davis, and Matt Smoral

Acquired Drew Smyly and Desmond Jennings from Tampa Bay for R.A. Dickey, Jon Harris, Max Pentecost, Mitch Nay, and $5 million

Acquired Martin Prado and $10.5 million from Miami for Carl Wise and Connor Greene

Acquired Matt Barnes from Boston for Ben Revere

Acquired Tanner Roark from Washington for Stephen Tarpley

Acquired Evan Scribner from Oakland for Shane Dawson

Signed John Lackey to a 3 year $32 million deal

Signed Mat Latos to a 2 year $22 million deal with a $10 million club option

Signed Geovany Soto to a 2 year $6 million deal

Signed David Lough, Craig Gentry, and Ike Davis to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $135 million

Final Payroll: $135 million

Washington Nationals

Decline options on Casey Janssen and Nate McLouth

Non-tendered Wilson Ramos

Acquired Adeiny Hechevarria, Dee Gordon, Kyle Barraclough, and Adam Conley from Miami for Jayson Werth, Jonathan Papelbon, Lucas Giolito, Trea Turner, Yunel Escobar, and $5 million

Acquired Craig Kimbrel, Colin Rea, and Jacob Nix plus $8 million ($6 million in 2016) from San Diego for Stephen Strasburg, Erick Fedde, and Austin Voth

Acquired Ricky Nolasco, Adam Brett Walker, and Pedro Alvarez (later non-tendered) from Pittsburgh for Ryan Zimmerman

Acquired Stephen Tarpley from Toronto for Tanner Roark

Signed Dexter Fowler to a 6 year $106 million deal with incentives

Signed Greg Holland to a 2 year $17.5 million deal with two club options

Signed Ryan Madson to a 2 year $11 million deal with a $7 million vesting option

Signed Antonio Bastardo to a 2 year $9.5 million deal

Signed Joe Blanton to a two year, $8 million deal with a $6 million club option ($2 million buyout)

Signed Tim Collins to a two year, $3.5 million deal with two club options ($1 million buyout)

Signed Wilson Ramos to a 1 year $6 million deal

Signed Alex Rios, Randy Wolf and Jim Johnson to minor league deals

Recommended Budget: $181 million

Final Payroll: $127.5 million