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SoxDolphin's Offseason Plan




Disclaimer: I have no idea what I'm doing... lol
I'm not going to even pretend I know a lot about baseball salaries and prospects, so forgive me if I'm not even close on value.
I'm not going to guess at contracts and I'll let you fill in miscellaneous prospects on trades.


Arbitration-eligible (with projected salaries from MLBTR):

Write "tender" or "non-tender" after each of the following names:

Ronald Belisario - non-tender
Tyler Flowers - tender
Dayan Viciedo - tender
Hector Noesi - tender
Nate Jones - tender
Javy Guerra - tender

Contract options (pick up or buy out):

Felipe Paulino: $4M for 2015 or $250,000 buyout - Buyout


Free agents:

- Kendrys Morales (DH/1B)

- Zach Duke (RP)

- Neal Cotts (RP)


Trades:

- Dayan Viciedo (OF/DH) to the Mariners for Michael Saunders (OF)

- Erik Johnson (SP) to the Angels for Howie Kendrick (2B)

- Alexei Ramirez (SS) to the Athletics for Jeff Samardzija (SP)

- John Danks (SP) to the Yankees for salary dump

Starting Rotation:

1 - Sale
2 - Samardzija
3 - Quintana
4 - Bassitt/Noesi
5 - Rodon


Bullpen:

LHP - Eric Surkamp, Zach Duke, Neal Cotts

RHP - Jake Petricka, Nate Jones, Daniel Webb, Zach Putnam

Line-up/ Batting Order:

C - Tyler Flowers
1B - Jose Abreu
2B - Howie Kendrick
SS - Carlos Sanchez
3B - Conor Gillaspie
RF - Avisail Garcia
CF - Adam Eaton
LF - Michael Saunders
DH - Kendrys Morales

Bench: Adrian Nieto, Marcus Semien, JB Shuck

1 - Adam Eaton
2 - Howie Kendrick
3 - Jose Abreu
4 - Kendrys Morales
5 - Avisail Garcia
6 - Conor Gillaspie
7 - Michael Saunders
8 - Tyler Flowers
9 - Carlos Sanchez

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