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2015 MLB Options Tracker

A place to keep track of every option decision teams make before free agency this fall.

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As the offseason gets underway, the first order of business for most teams is decide on player options before free agency opens. As option decisions come in throughout the next few days, we'll keep track of them here:

Decision Team Player Option Value Option Type Buyout
EXERCISED ARZ Brad Ziegler $5.5M Team $1M
EXERCISED ARZ Josh Collmenter $1.825M Team
EXERCISED BOS Clay Buchholz $13M Team $245K
DECLINED CWS Alexei Ramirez $10M Team $1M
DECLINED CIN Skip Schumaker $2.5M Team $250K
DECLINED CIN Burke Badenhop $4M Mutual $1.5M
DECLINED CLE Ryan Raburn $3M Team $100K
DECLINED COL Justin Morneau $9M Mutual $750K
DECLINED DET Joe Nathan $10M Team $1M
DECLINED HOU Chad Qualls $3.25M Team $250K
EXERCISED KC Alcides Escobar $5.25M Team $500K
DECLINED KC Jonny Gomes $3M Team
DECLINED KC Alex Gordon $12.5M Player
DECLINED KC Jeremy Guthrie $10M Mutual $3.2M
DECLINED KC Alex Rios $12.5 Mutual $1.5M
EXERCISED KC Wade Davis $8M Team
DECLINED LAA David DeJesus $5M Team $1M
DECLINED LAA David Murphy $7M Team $500K
DECLINED LAD Bronson Arroyo $11M Team $4.5M
DECLINED LAD Zack Greinke 3 yr/$71M Player
EXERCISED LAD J.P. Howell $6.25M Player
DECLINED LAD Joel Peralta $2.5M Team
DECLINED LAD Chase Utley $15M Team
EXERCISED MIL Adam Lind $8M Team $500K
DECLINED NYY Andrew Bailey $2M Team
EXERCISED NYY Brendan Ryan $1M Player
DECLINED PHI Cliff Lee $27.5M Team $12.5M
DECLINED SD Clint Barmes $2M Team $200K
EXERCISED SD Joaquin Benoit $7.5M Team $1M
DECLINED SD Cory Luebke $7.5M Team $1.75M
DECLINED SF Norichika Aoki $5.5M Team $700K
DECLINED SF Marlon Byrd $8M Team
EXERCISED STL Jaime Garcia $11M Team $500K
DECLINED STL Jonathan Broxton $9M Team $1M
EXERCISED TOR Jose Bautista $14M Team $1M
EXERCISED TOR R.A. Dickey $12M Team $1M
EXERCISED TOR Edwin Encarnacion $10M Team $2M
DECLINED TOR Maicer Izturis $3M Team $1M
DECLINED WSH Casey Janssen $7M Mutual $1.5M
DECLINED WSH Nate McLouth $6.5M Team $750K