The level of uncertainty surrounding Japanese ace Masahiro Tanaka, considered by far the best free agent pitcher this offseason, continues to confound the entire baseball industry,
All-Star closer Joe Nathan became a free agent Friday after declining a $9 million contract option in his deal with the Texas Rangers.
After leading the Boston Red Sox to their eighth championship Wednesday night, slugger David Ortiz stands with Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Barry Bonds and Reggie Jac
The Texas Rangers have declined their $12 million contract option for Lance Berkman, making the 37-year-old switch-hitter a free agent.
The Giants have been vocal they'd like to add starting pitching, and there are plenty of options on the free agent market.