It’s not really needed to point out how star-studded this free agent class is at the top. Guys like Gerrit Cole, Stephen Strasburg, and Anthony Rendon all made huge contributions to their teams deep into October and all deserve a big pay day. But as MLB.com’s Richard Justice noted, this year’s crop of free agents isn’t just filled with stars, it’s pretty deep all around too.
Dodgers are looking at Gerrit Cole, Stephen Strasburg and Anthony Rendon. But while they can afford to go big, word is they have set valuations for each star and intend to remain disciplined.
— Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) November 25, 2019
In an article posted on MLB.com on Saturday, Justice named eight free agents that haven’t gotten as much media attention since the off-season began, but will (or should) still attract plenty of interest from major league clubs. Former Dodger Howie Kendrick makes the list, and so does former adversary Hunter Pence. Marcell Ozuna, Ryan Zimmerman, Eric Thames, Alex Avila, and Tyler Clippard are all mentioned along with one key piece of the Dodgers rotation the past few…