Every year in any sport, there is always that one group of free agents or one individual free agent player still on the market near the time the season begins. The purpose of holding is out for the bigger contract. However, sometimes that can work against the player’s advantage and lower the expected market for that player.
Besides the big-money holdouts, there are usually other cheap options on the market that teams can get to finish off their offseason.
Here are the top five free agents left on the MLB market: