Will he or won't he? Jeter talks continue.
A team-by-team review of major and minor happenings, stuffed with turkey leftovers.
The non-tender deadline was Thursday night, which doesn't always mean a team is cutting ties with a player but can give some insight on their direction.
The hot stove is starting to heat up, as there were some signings too. So let's review the week, kids.
Albers is a 27 year old free agent reliever
The Fighting Showalters opted to non-tender 27-year-old righty reliever Matt Albers.
The BoSox captain will be back.
3B Adrian Beltre declined arbitration. He's a Type A free agent.
INF Felipe Lopez declined arbitration.
2B Dustin Pedroia's foot is reportedly on track to be healed by spring training.
The Red Sox had in-person meetings with free agents Jayson Werth and Carl Crawford.
C Jason Varitek signed a one-year, $2 million contract.
The Yankees and Derek Jeter are playing chicken.
SS Derek Jeter and GM Brian Cashman played chicken.
RHP Brian Anderson signs minor league deal.
LHP Andy Sisco signs minor league deal.
SS Derek Jeter and GM Brian Cashman stared each other down.
OF Brett Gardner will have wrist surgery. He is expected to be ready for spring training.
RHP Alfredo Aceves fractured his left clavicle riding a bike in Mexico. He underwent surgery Tuesday and is expected to need three months recovery time.
Alfredo's week got worse on Thursday, being non-tendered.
RHP Dustin Moseley was non-tendered.
Report: RHP Mariano Rivera signed a two-year, $30 million contract.
SS Derek Jeter and GM Brian Cashman had a breath-holding contest. It appears Cashman lost, as a new contract offer was issued on Thursday.
Crawfords days at Tropicana are likely done.
OF Carl Crawford declined arbitration. He's a Type A free agent.
RHP Rafael Soriano declined arbitration. He's a Type A free agent.
INFs Russ Canzler and J.J. Furmaniak, RHPs Richard De Los Santos and Cory Wade and LHP R.J. Swindle were signed to minor league contracts.
Jraser will high five his teammates in Toronto again in 2011.
RHP Jason Fraser accepted arbitration. He was to be a Type A free agent.
RHP Scott Downs declined arbitration. He's a Type A free agent.
RHP Kevin Gregg declined arbitration. He's a Type B free agent.
C Miguel Olivo declined arbitration. He's a Type B free agent.
RHP Jeremy Accardo was non-tendered.
OF Fred Lewis was non-tendered.
Adam Dunn brings his stick to the south side.
RHP J.J. Putz declined arbitration. He's a Type B free agent.
1B Paul Konerko declined arbitration. He's a Type A free agent.
SS Alexei Ramirez's club option was exercised.
RHP Bobby Jenks was non-tendered.
1B/OF/DH Adam Dunn signed a four-year, $56 million contract. He was a Type A free agent.
C A.J. Pierzynski signed a two-year, $8 million contract.
Joe Smith avoided salary arbitration.
C Luke Carlin signed a minor league contract.
RHP Joe Smith avoids arbitration with one-year, $870,000 contract with incentives.
Victor Martinez takes over behind the plate for the Tigers.
C Victor Martinez signed a four-year, $50 million contract. He was a Type A free agent.
RHP Zach Miner was designated for assignment, then later non-tendered.
Josh Fields will have to walk to a new team.
3B Josh Fields was non-tendered.
The Stache may pitch elsewhere in 2011.
Twins post highest bid for Japanese INF Tsuyoshi Nishioka.
RHP Carl Pavano declined arbitration. He's a Type A free agent.
RHP Jesse Crain declined arbitration. He's a Type B free agent.
INF Orlando Hudson declined arbitration. He's a Type B free agent.
OF Jason Repko signed a one-year, $625,000 contract.
RHP Pat Neshek signed a one-year, $600,000 contract.
The Angels have a new lefty.
LHP Hisanori Takahashi signed a two-year contract. Terms not yet known.
INF Kevin Frandsen was non-tendered.
This is becoming an annual thing for Cust.
INF Jack Cust was non-tendered.
INF Travis Buck was non-tendered.
INF Edwin Encarnacion was non-tendered.
Lopez takes his "skills" to Colorado.
LHP Erik Bedard signed a one-year, $1 million non-guaranteed contract. It'll work this time. Really.
INF Jose Lopez was traded to the Colorado Rockies for RHP Chaz Roe. Better than a bucket of balls, anyway.
LHP Ryan Rowland-Smith was non-tendered. Great, great guy. Hope he lands somewhere and gets back on track.
The Rangers have a new catcher.
RHP Mark Lowe signed a one-year contract.
C Yorvit Torrealba signed a two-year, $6.25 million contract. He was a Type B free agent.
RHP Dustin Nippert was non-tendered.
Hinske will be back in 2011.
UT Eric Hinske signed a one-year, $1.45 million contract, with one option year.
OF Matt Diaz was non-tendered.
Vazquez will look to repeat his success in the National League.
RHP Javier Vazquez signed a one-year, $7 million contract. He was a Type B free agent.
C Ronny Paulino was non-tendered.
RHP Jose Veras was non-tendered.
Feliciano will look for work elsewhere.
LHP Pedro Feliciano declined arbitration. He is a Type B free agent.
LHP Mike O'Connor was signed to a minor league contract.
Jamie Moyer is a cyborg. He will pitch until hes 63, at which time the mothership returns to collect him.
OF Jayson Werth declined arbitration. He's a Type A free agent.
SP Jamie Moyer had Tommy John surgery. He still wants to pitch. He'll be 49 next offseason.
Kyle Kendrick and Ben Francisco were tendered contracts.
Dunn is done in Washington.
1B/OF Adam Dunn signed with the Chicago White Sox.
Good luck, Mike!
INF Jeff Baker signed a one-year contract.
RHP Carlos Marmol, LHPs Sean Marshall and Tom Gorzelanny and Cs Geovany Soto and Koyie Hill were all tendered contracts.
Joey Votto is good at baseball.
Joey Votto, Jay Bruce, Edinson Volquez, Johnny Cueto, Bill Bray and Jared Burton were all tendered contracts.
C Humberto Quintero signed a one-year, $1 million contract.
OF Sammy Gervacio was non-tendered.
They make beer in Milwaukee. Mmmm. Beer.
RHP Todd Coffey was non-tendered.
UT Joe Inglett was non-tendered.
Andy Marte was a hot prospect at one time.
INF Andy Marte signed a one-year contract.
RHP Fernando Nieve signed a one-year contract.
C Dusty Brown signed a one-year contract.
RHP Dinesh Patel was released. I guess reality TV shows aren't working either. Maybe try scouting.
Ryan Theroit gets added to the Cardinals middle infield.
P Blake Hawksworth traded for INF Ryan Theriot from the Dodgers.
Look for big things from Pena. At AAA.
1B Adam LaRoche declined arbitration.
RHP Aaron Heilman declined arbitration.
OF Wily Mo Pena signed to minor league contract.
Pitchers Blaine Boyer and D.J. Carrasco, INF Augie Ojeda and OF Ryan Church were all non-tendered.
LHP Zach Duke signed a one-year contract.
Because the picture is too funny not to include twice.
RHP Matt Daley signed a one-year contract.
RHP Octavio Dotel declined arbitration.
SS Troy Tulowitzki's option was picked up, and he signed a seven-year, $134 million contract extension.
P Chaz Roe traded to Seattle for INF Jose Lopez.
The Dodgers would like Juan Uribe to do this again in 2011.
INF Ryan Theriot traded to the Cardinals for P Blake Hawksworth.
INF Juan Uribe signed a three-year, $21 million contract.
C Russell Martin, LHP George Sherrill and OF Trent Oeltjen all non-tendered.
Tony Jr will not play in San Diego as long as his dad did.
RHP Kevin Correia declined arbitration.
OF Chris Denorfia signed a one-year, $800,000 contract.
OFs Scott Hairston and Tony Gwynn non-tendered.
Tejada would like the Giants to repeat.
OF Pat Burrell signed a one-year contract.
INF Miguel Tejada signed a one-year, $6.5 million contract.