With one series left in the 2015 Major League Baseball season, it is the perfect time to take a look at the upcoming free agent class and how much they will command on the open market. This winter’s group is full of talented players at virtually every position.
Alex Gordon is technically not an upcoming free agent, but he is surely going to waive his player option of $12.5 million for the 2016 season. Zack Greinke also should opt-out of his current contract for the 2016 season. With the season each player had in 2015, you would assume each will likely hit the open market. So each will be included in this list.
The following players can easily change the dynamic of ball team and each will command a hefty paycheck. The game of baseball is no science and teams must beware of not overpaying for a player who is not the correct fit for their specific needs.
The free agent class this season can make or break a season for a team in the coming years. There will be a lot of rumors in he next few weeks as the players start to visit new potential cities and teams. This article will take a look at the top free agents and attempt to predict what each player will make on the open market.