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Who's an MLB free agent this offseason?

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The 2021-22 MLB offseason is underway, giving more than 175 free agents the opportunity to sign with a club for next season.

Below is a full list of this MLB hot stove’s free agents. The number next to each player’s name is their age for the 2022 season. The team listed in parenthesis is the last club they played for in 2021.

If a player wasn’t on a team in 2021, they are denoted as free agents using FA. Players that received a qualifying offer have an asterisk after their names.

This list will be edited periodically throughout the offseason. The last time it was updated was Dec. 1, 2021.

 

Catchers

  • Alex Avila, 35 (WSH) – Retired from MLB in October
  • Robinson Chirinos, 38 (CHC)
  • Yan Gomes, 34 (OAK) – Signed with Cubs (2 years, $13M)
  • Andrew Knapp, 30 (PHI)
  • Sandy León, 33 (MIA)
  • Jose Lobaton, 37 (CHC)
  • Jonathan Lucroy, 36 (ATL)
  • Roberto Pérez, 33 (CLE) – Signed with Pirates (1 year, $5M)
  • Manny Piña, 35 (MIL) – Signed with Braves (2 years, $8M)
  • Wilson Ramos, 34 (CLE)
  • Austin Romine, 33 (CHC)
  • Pedro Severino, 28 (BAL) – Signed with Brewers (1 year, $1.9M)
  • Chance Sisco, 27 (NYM)
  • Kurt Suzuki, 38 (LAA)
  • Austin Wynns, 31 (BAL)

First Basemen

  • Matt Adams, 33 (COL)
  • Brandon Belt*, 34 (SFG) – Signed with Giants (1 year, $18.4M)
  • Asdrúbal Cabrera, 36 (CIN)
  • Freddie Freeman*, 32 (ATL)
  • Marwin Gonzalez, 33 (HOU)
  • Brad Miller, 32 (PHI)
  • Mitch Moreland, 36 (OAK)
  • Renato Núñez, 28 (DET)
  • Albert Pujols, 42 (LAD)
  • Anthony Rizzo, 32 (NYY)
  • Kyle Schwarber, 29 (BOS)
  • Travis Shaw, 32 (BOS)
  • Yoshi Tsutsugo, 30 (PIT)
  • Ryan Zimmerman, 37 (WSH)

Second Basemen

  • Hanser Alberto, 29 (KCR)
  • Javier Báez, 29 (NYM) – Signed with Tigers (6 years, $140M)
  • Matt Carpenter, 36 (STL)
  • Brandon Drury, 29 (NYM)
  • Eduardo Escobar, 33 (MIL) – Signed with Mets (2 years, $20M)
  • Leury García, 31 (CHW) – Signed with White Sox (3 years, $16.5M)
  • Marwin Gonzalez, 33 (HOU)
  • Josh Harrison, 34 (OAK)
  • Cesar Hernandez, 32 (CHW)
  • José Iglesias, 32 (BOS)
  • Shed Long Jr., 26 (SEA)
  • Jed Lowrie, 38 (OAK)
  • Jordy Mercer, 35 (WSH)
  • Rougned Odor, 28 (NYY) – Signed with Orioles (1 year)
  • Chris Owings, 30 (COL)
  • Joe Panik, 31 (MIA)
  • José Peraza, 28 (NYM) – Signed with Yankees (minor-league deal)
  • Marcus Semien*, 31 (TOR) – Signed with Rangers (7 years, $175M)
  • Eric Sogard, 36 (CHC)
  • Donovan Solano, 34 (SFG)
  • Chris Taylor*, 31 (LAD) – Signed with Dodgers
  • Pat Valaika, 29 (BAL)
  • Ildemaro Vargas, 30 (ARZ)

Shortstops

  • Javier Báez, 29 (NYM) – Signed with Tigers (6 years, $140M)
  • Carlos Correa*, 27 (HOU)
  • Mike Freeman, 34 (CIN)
  • Freddy Galvis, 32 (PHI)
  • Erik González, 30 (PIT)
  • José Iglesias, 32 (BOS)
  • Jordy Mercer, 35 (WSH)
  • Corey Seager*, 28 (LAD) – Signed with Rangers (10 years, $325M)
  • Andrelton Simmons, 32 (MIN)
  • Trevor Story*, 29 (COL)
  • Chris Taylor*, 31 (LAD) – Signed with Dodgers
  • Jonathan Villar, 31 (NYM)

Third basemen

  • Ehire Adrianza, 32 (ATL)
  • Eddy Alvarez, 32 (MIA)
  • Kris Bryant, 30 (SFG)
  • Asdrúbal Cabrera, 36 (CIN)
  • Starlin Castro, 32 (WSH)
  • Charlie Culberson, 33 (TEX)
  • Eduardo Escobar, 33 (MIL) – Signed with Mets (2 years, $20M)
  • Maikel Franco, 29 (BAL)
  • Freddy Galvis, 32 (PHI)
  • Josh Harrison, 34 (OAK)
  • Brock Holt, 34 (TEX)
  • Jake Lamb, 31 (TOR)
  • Kyle Seager, 34 (SEA)
  • Travis Shaw, 32 (BOS)
  • Ronald Torreyes, 29 (PHI)
  • Jonathan Villar, 31 (NYM)

Corner outfielders

  • Kris Bryant, 30 (SFG)
  • Kole Calhoun, 34 (ARZ)
  • Mark Canha, 33 (OAK)
  • Nick Castellanos*, 30 (CIN)
  • Michael Conforto*, 29 (NYM)
  • Charlie Culberson, 33 (TEX)
  • Corey Dickerson, 33 (TOR)
  • Adam Eaton, 33 (LAA)
  • Dexter Fowler, 36 (LAA)
  • Avisaíl García, 31 (MIL) – Signed with Marlins (4 years, $53M)
  • Leury García, 31 (CHW) – Signed with White Sox (3 years, $16.5M)
  • Brett Gardner, 38 (NYY)
  • Marwin Gonzalez, 33 (HOU)
  • Brian Goodwin, 31 (CHW)
  • Terrance Gore, 30 (ATL)
  • Josh Harrison, 34 (OAK)
  • Odúbel Herrera, 30 (PHI)
  • Matt Joyce, 37 (PHI)
  • José Marmolejos, 29 (SEA)
  • Jason Martin, 26 (TEX)
  • Andrew McCutchen, 35 (PHI)
  • Gerardo Parra, 35 (WSH)
  • Joc Pederson, 30 (ATL)
  • Tommy Pham, 34 (SDP)
  • Kevin Pillar, 33 (NYM)
  • Gregory Polanco, 30 (PIT)
  • Eddie Rosario, 30 (ATL)
  • Kyle Schwarber, 29 (BOS)
  • Jorge Soler, 30 (ATL)
  • Steven Souza Jr., 33 (LAD)
  • Mike Tauchman, 31 (SFG)
  • Chris Taylor*, 31 (LAD) – Signed with Dodgers

Center fielders

  • Albert Almora Jr., 28 (NYM)
  • Kris Bryant, 30 (SFG)
  • Mark Canha, 33 (OAK)
  • Delino DeShields, 29 (CIN)
  • Jarrod Dyson, 37 (TOR)
  • Leury García, 31 (CHW) – Signed with White Sox (3 years, $16.5M)
  • Brett Gardner, 38 (NYY)
  • Billy Hamilton, 31 (CHW)
  • Odúbel Herrera, 30 (PHI)
  • Ender Inciarte, 31 (ATL)
  • Travis Jankowski, 31 (PHI)
  • JaCoby Jones, 30 (DET)
  • Juan Lagares, 33 (LAA)
  • Jake Marisnick, 31 (SDP)
  • Starling Marte, 33 (OAK) – Signed with Mets (4 years, $78M)
  • Joc Pederson, 30 (ATL)
  • Kevin Pillar, 33 (NYM)
  • Danny Santana, 31 (BOS)
  • Magneuris Sierra, 26 (MIA)
  • Chris Taylor*, 31 (LAD) – Signed with Dodgers

Designated hitters

  • Nelson Cruz, 41 (TBR)
  • Khris Davis, 34 (OAK)
  • Jed Lowrie, 38 (OAK)
  • Mitch Moreland, 36 (OAK)
  • Albert Pujols, 42 (LAD)
  • Pablo Sandoval, 35 (ATL)
  • Jorge Soler, 30 (ATL)

Right-handed starters

  • Chase Anderson, 34 (PHI)
  • Chris Archer, 33 (TBR)
  • Jake Arrieta, 36 (SDP)
  • Dylan Bundy, 29 (LAA)
  • Trevor Cahill, 34 (PIT)
  • Alex Cobb, 34 (LAA) – Signed with Giants (2 years, $20M)
  • Johnny Cueto, 36 (SFG)
  • Zach Davies, 29 (CHC)
  • Anthony DeSclafani, 32 (SFG) – Signed with Giants (3 years, $36M)
  • Chris Ellis, 29 (BAL)
  • Thomas Eshelman, 28 (BAL)
  • Mike Fiers, 37 (OAK)
  • Mike Foltynewicz, 30 (TEX)
  • Kevin Gausman, 31 (SFG) – Signed with Blue Jays (5 years, $110M)
  • Chi Chi González, 30 (COL)
  • Jon Gray, 30 (COL) – Signed with Blue Jays (4 years, $56M)
  • Zack Greinke, 38 (HOU)
  • Matt Harvey, 33 (BAL)
  • Jakob Junis, 29 (KCR)
  • Corey Kluber, 36 (NYY) – Signed with Rays (1 year, $8M)
  • Jordan Lyles, 31 (TEX)
  • Carlos Martínez, 30 (STL)
  • Wily Peralta, 33 (DET)
  • Michael Pineda, 33 (MIN)
  • Garrett Richards, 34 (BOS)
  • Aaron Sanchez, 29 (SFG)
  • Max Scherzer, 37 (LAD) – Signed with Mets (3 years, $140M)
  • Matt Shoemaker, 35 (MIN)
  • Marcus Stroman, 31 (NYM)
  • Noah Syndergaard*, 29 (NYM) – Signed with Angels (1 year, $21M)
  • Julio Teheran, 31 (DET)
  • José Ureña, 30 (DET)
  • Vince Velasquez, 30 (SDP)
  • Justin Verlander*, 38 (HOU) – Signed with Astros (1 year, $8.5M)
  • Michael Wacha, 30 (TBR) – Signed with Red Sox (1 year, $7M)

Left-handed starters

  • Brett Anderson, 34 (MIL)
  • Tyler Anderson, 32 (SEA)
  • Danny Duffy, 33 (KCR)
  • Cole Hamels, 38 (LAD)
  • J.A. Happ, 39 (STL)
  • Andrew Heaney, 31 (NYY) – Signed with Dodgers (1 year, $8.5M)
  • Rich Hill, 42 (NYM)
  • Scott Kazmir, 38 (SFG)
  • Clayton Kershaw, 34 (LAD)
  • Yusei Kikuchi, 31 (SEA)
  • Kwang Hyun Kim, 33 (STL)
  • Wade LeBlanc, 37 (STL)
  • Jon Lester, 38 (STL)
  • Steven Matz, 31 (TOR) – Signed with Cardinals (4 years, $44M)
  • Matt Moore, 33 (PHI)
  • Sean Nolin, 32 (WSH) – Signed with Nationals (MiLB deal)
  • James Paxton, 33 (SEA) – Signed with Red Sox (1 year, $10M)
  • Martín Pérez, 31 (BOS)
  • José Quintana, 33 (SFG)
  • Robbie Ray*, 30 (TOR) – Signed with Mariners (5 years, $115M)
  • Carlos Rodón, 29 (CHW)
  • Eduardo Rodríguez*, 29 (BOS) – Signed with Tigers (5 years, $77M)
  • Drew Smyly, 33 (ATL)
  • Alex Wood, 31 (SFG)

Right-handed relievers

  • Drew Anderson, 28 (TEX)
  • Matt Andriese, 32 (SEA)
  • Shawn Armstrong, 31 (TBR)
  • John Axford, 39 (MIL)
  • Cam Bedrosian, 30 (PHI)
  • Dellin Betances, 34 (NYM)
  • Brad Boxberger, 34 (MIL)
  • Brad Brach, 36 (CIN)
  • Archie Bradley, 29 (PHI)
  • Jhoulys Chacín, 34 (COL) – Signed with Rockies (1 year, $1.25M)
  • Tyler Chatwood, 32 (SFG)
  • Jesse Chavez, 38 (ATL)
  • Steve Cishek, 36 (LAA)
  • Tyler Clippard, 37 (ARZ)
  • Alex Colomé, 33 (MIN)
  • Wade Davis, 36 (KCR)
  • Chris Devenski, 31 (ARZ)
  • Marcos Diplán, 25 (BAL)
  • Rafael Dolis, 34 (TOR)
  • Oliver Drake, 35 (TBR)
  • Jeurys Familia, 32 (NYM)
  • Luke Farrell, 31 (MIN)
  • Michael Feliz, 29 (OAK)
  • Luís Garcia, 35 (STL)
  • Yimi García, 31 (HOU)
  • Mychal Givens, 32 (CIN)
  • Kendall Graveman, 31 (HOU) – Signed with White Sox (3 years, $24M)
  • Shane Greene, 33 (LAD)
  • Jesse Hahn, 32 (KCR)
  • J.D. Hammer, 27 (PHI)
  • Heath Hembree, 33 (CIN)
  • David Hess, 28 (TBR)
  • Greg Holland, 36 (KCR)
  • Daniel Hudson, 35 (SDP) – Signed with Dodgers (1 year)
  • Tommy Hunter, 35 (NYM)
  • Drew Hutchison, 31 (DET)
  • Raisel Iglesias*, 32 (LAA) – Signed with Angels (4 years, $58M)
  • Kenley Jansen, 34 (LAD)
  • Keone Kela, 29 (SDP)
  • Joe Kelly, 34 (LAD)
  • Ian Kennedy, 37 (PHI)
  • Brandon Kintzler, 37 (PHI)
  • Corey Knebel, 30 (LAD) – Signed with Phillies (1 year, $10M)
  • Michael Lorenzen, 30 (CIN)
  • Evan Marshall, 32 (CHW)
  • Chris Martin, 36 (ATL)
  • Collin McHugh, 35 (TBR)
  • Mark Melancon, 37 (SDP) – Signed with Diamondbacks (2 years, $14M)
  • Keynan Middleton, 28 (SEA)
  • Shelby Miller, 31 (PIT)
  • Jimmy Nelson, 33 (LAD)
  • Héctor Neris, 33 (PHI) – Signed with Astros (2 years, $17M)
  • Darren O’Day, 39 (NYY)
  • Adam Ottavino, 36 (BOS)
  • Blake Parker, 37 (CLE)
  • Yusmeiro Petit, 37 (OAK)
  • David Phelps, 35 (TOR)
  • Adam Plutko, 30 (BAL)
  • Erasmo Ramírez, 32 (DET)
  • AJ Ramos, 35 (LAA)
  • Colin Rea, 31 (MIL)
  • David Robertson, 37 (TBR)
  • Hansel Robles, 31 (BOS)
  • Chaz Roe, 35 (TBR)
  • Sergio Romo, 39 (OAK)
  • Trevor Rosenthal, 32 (SDP)
  • Edgar Santana, 30 (ATL)
  • Ervin Santana, 39 (KCR)
  • Bryan Shaw, 34 (CLE)
  • Burch Smith, 32 (OAK)
  • Joe Smith, 38 (SEA)
  • Joakim Soria, 38 (TOR) – Retired from MLB in November
  • Hunter Strickland, 33 (MIL)
  • Ryan Tepera, 34 (CHW)
  • Josh Tomlin, 37 (ATL)
  • César Valdez, 37 (BAL)
  • Dan Winkler, 32 (CHC)
  • Nick Wittgren, 31 (CLE)
  • Brandon Workman, 33 (BOS)
  • Kirby Yates, 35 (TOR)

Left-handed relievers

  • Fernando Abad, 36 (BAL)
  • Luis Avilán, 32 (WSH)
  • Andrew Chafin, 32 (OAK)
  • Álex Claudio, 30 (LAA)
  • Adam Conley, 32 (TBR)
  • Ross Detwiler, 36 (SDP)
  • Jake Diekman, 35 (OAK)
  • Sean Doolittle, 35 (SEA)
  • Brad Hand, 32 (NYM)
  • Derek Holland, 35 (DET)
  • Aaron Loup, 34 (NYM) – Signed with Angels (2 years, $17M)
  • T.J. McFarland, 33 (STL) – Signed with Cardinals (1 year, $2.5M)
  • Andrew Miller, 37 (STL)
  • Daniel Norris, 29 (MIL)
  • Brooks Raley, 34 (HOU)
  • Nick Ramirez, 32 (SDP)
  • Joely Rodríguez, 30 (NYY) – Signed with Yankees (1 year, $2M)
  • Héctor Santiago, 34 (SEA)
  • Chasen Shreve, 31 (PIT)
  • Tony Watson, 37 (SFG)
  • Hyeon-jong Yang, 34 (TEX)