A summary of the action ahead of Friday’s arbitration submission deadline

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We already went over the 34 players who remain unsigned after Friday afternoon’s deadline for players and teams to submit arbitration figures. Here are the 121 players who did agree to deals with their respective teams.

The data below includes the players’ salaries as well as their arbitration eligibility information. The first number in the “Arb Yr” column denotes which year of eligibility a player is in and the second number is the total number of arbitration-eligible years for the player. Clicking “Link” will take you to the source of the information for that particular row.

Player Pos Team Salary Arb Yr Source
Daniel Hudson RP ARI $2.700 3/3 Link
Patrick Corbin SP ARI $2.525 1/3 Link
Randall Delgado RP ARI $1.275 1/3 Link
Rubby De La Rosa SP ARI $2.350 1/3 Link
Shelby Miller SP ARI $4.350 1/3 Link
Welington Castillo C ARI $3.700 2/3 Link
Arodys Vizcaino RP ATL $0.898 1/3 Link
Chris Withrow RP ATL $0.610 1/4 Link
Brad Brach RP BAL $1.250 1/3 Link
Chris Tillman SP BAL $6.225 2/3 Link
Manny Machado 3B BAL $5.000 1/3 Link
Mark Trumbo 1B/OF BAL $9.150 3/3 Link
Miguel Gonzalez SP BAL $5.100 2/3 Link
Nolan Reimold OF BAL $1.300 3/3 Link
Ryan Flaherty INF BAL $1.500 2/3 Link
Joe Kelly SP BOS $2.600 1/3 Link
Adam Warren RP CHC $1.700 1/3 Link
Chris Coghlan OF CHC $4.800 3/3 Link
Hector Rondon RP CHC $4.200 1/3 Link
Justin Grimm RP CHC $1.275 1/4 Link
Pedro Strop RP CHC $4.400 3/4 Link
Travis Wood RP CHC $6.170 3/3 Link
Avisail Garcia OF CHW $2.100 1/4 Link
Brett Lawrie 3B CHW $4.125 2/3 Link
Dan Jennings RP CHW $0.810 1/4 Link
Zach Putnam RP CHW $0.975 1/4 Link
Zack Cozart SS CIN 2/3 Link
Bryan Shaw RP CLE $2.750 2/3 Link
Cody Allen RP CLE $4.150 1/3 Link
Jeff Manship RP CLE $0.760 1/4 Link
Josh Tomlin SP CLE $2.250 3/3 Link
Lonnie Chisenhall 3B CLE $2.725 2/3 Link
Nolan Arenado 3B COL $5.000 1/4 Link
Andrew Romine C DET $0.900 1/3 Link
Jose Iglesias SS DET $2.100 1/3 Link
Justin Wilson RP DET $1.525 1/3 Link
Dallas Keuchel SP HOU $7.250 1/3 Link
Josh Fields RP HOU $0.900 1/3 Link
Luis Valbuena 3B HOU $6.125 4/4 Link
Marwin Gonzalez INF/OF HOU $2.000 2/4 Link
Danny Duffy SP KC $4.225 2/3 Link
Drew Butera C KC $1.163 3/3 Link
Jarrod Dyson OF KC $1.725 2/3 Link
Louis Coleman RP KC $0.725 1/3 Link
Tony Cruz C KC $0.975 2/3 Link
Fernando Salas RP LAA $2.400 3/3 Link
A.J. Ellis C LAD $4.500 4/4 Link
Chris Hatcher RP LAD $1.065 1/4 Link
Justin Turner 3B LAD $5.100 3/3 Link
Kenley Jansen RP LAD $10.650 3/3 Link
Luis Avilan RP LAD $1.390 1/3 Link
Slyke Scott Van OF LAD $1.225 1/4 Link
Yasmani Grandal C LAD $2.800 1/3 Link
A.J. Ramos RP MIA $3.400 1/3 Link
Adeiny Hechavarria SS MIA $2.625 1/3 Link
Bryan Morris RP MIA $1.350 1/3 Link
Carter Capps RP MIA 1/3 Link
David Phelps RP MIA $2.500 2/4 Link
Jose Fernandez SP MIA $2.800 1/3 Link
Tom Koehler SP MIA $3.500 1/3 Link
Jean Segura SS MIL $2.600 1/3 Link
Will Smith RP MIL $1.475 1/3 Link
Wily Peralta SP MIL $2.800 1/3 Link
Casey Fien RP MIN $2.275 2/4 Link
Eduardo Escobar INF/OF MIN $2.150 1/3 Link
Eduardo Nunez INF MIN $1.475 2/3 Link
Tommy Milone SP MIN $4.500 2/4 Link
Addison Reed RP NYM $5.300 2/3 Link
Carlos Torres RP NYM $1.050 1/3 Link
Josh Edgin RP NYM $0.625 1/3 Link
Matt Harvey SP NYM $4.325 1/3 Link
Ruben Tejada SS NYM $3.000 3/4 Link
Dustin Ackley INF/OF NYY $3.200 2/3 Link
Michael Pineda SP NYY $4.300 2/3 Link
Danny Valencia 3B OAK $3.150 2/3 Link
Fernando Rodriguez RP OAK $1.050 2/3 Link
Josh Reddick OF OAK $6.575 3/3 Link
Yonder Alonso 1B OAK $2.650 2/3 Link
Freddy Galvis SS PHI $2.000 1/3 Link
Jeanmar Gomez RP PHI $1.400 2/3 Link
Jeremy Hellickson SP PHI $7.000 3/3 Link
Francisco Cervelli C PIT $3.500 3/3 Link
Jared Hughes RP PIT $2.175 2/4 Link
Jeff Locke SP PIT $3.025 1/3 Link
Jordy Mercer SS PIT $2.075 1/3 Link
Mark Melancon RP PIT $9.650 3/3 Link
Tony Watson RP PIT $3.450 2/3 Link
Andrew Cashner SP SD $7.150 3/3 Link
Derek Norris C SD $2.925 1/3 Link
Drew Pomeranz RP SD $1.350 1/3 Link
Tyson Ross SP SD $9.625 3/4 Link
Charlie Furbush RP SEA  $1.600 2/3 Link
Evan Scribner RP SEA  $0.807 1/4 Link
Leonys Martin OF SEA $4.150 1/3 Link
Brandon Moss 1B/OF STL $8.250 4/4 Link
Matt Adams 1B STL $1.650 1/3 Link
Seth Maness RP STL $1.400 1/3 Link
Trevor Rosenthal RP STL $5.600 1/3 Link
Alex Cobb SP TB $4.000 2/3 Link
Brandon Guyer OF TB $1.185 1/3 Link
Desmond Jennings OF TB $3.300 2/3 Link
Erasmo Ramirez SP TB $2.375 1/4 Link
Hank Conger C TB $1.500 2/3 Link
Jake McGee RP TB $4.800 3/4 Link
Logan Morrison 1B/DH TB $4.200 3/3 Link
Rene Rivera C TB $1.700 2/3 Link
Jurickson Profar SS TEX $0.605 1/4 Link
Robinson Chirinos C TEX $1.550 1/3 Link
Tanner Scheppers RP TEX $0.900 1/3 Link
Tom Wilhelmsen RP TEX $3.100 2/3 Link
Aaron Loup RP TOR $1.050 1/3 Link
Brett Cecil RP TOR $3.800 3/3 Link
Drew Hutchison SP TOR $2.200 1/3 Link
Drew Storen RP TOR $8.375 4/4 Link
Michael Saunders OF TOR $2.900 3/3 Link
Steve Delabar RP TOR $0.835 1/3 Link
Anthony Rendon 3B WAS $2.800 1/4 Link
Ben Revere OF WAS $6.250 3/4 Link
Danny Espinosa INF WAS $2.875 2/3 Link
Stephen Strasburg SP WAS $10.400 3/3 Link
Wilson Ramos C WAS $5.350 3/3 Link

The biggest determining factor in a player’s salary is his service time. Player A may be significantly more valuable than Player B, but if Player B is in his fourth year of arbitration eligibility to Player’A first year, then Player B will almost always earn more money. The Orioles’ Mark Trumbo is a great example, as he is earning $9.15 million despite posting only 1.6 Wins Above Replacement this past season, according to Baseball Reference. Arbitration salaries are only partially a reflection of a player’s actual skill.

Yankees star Judge hits 61st home run, ties Maris’ AL record

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TORONTO — Aaron Judge tied Roger Maris’ American League record of 61 home runs in a season, hitting a tiebreaking, two-run drive for the New York Yankees in the seventh inning against the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday night.

The 30-year-old slugger drove a 94.5 mph belt-high sinker with a full-count from left-hander Tim Mayza over the left-field fence at Rogers Centre. The 117.4 mph drive took just 3.8 seconds to land 394 feet from the plate, and it put the Yankees ahead 5-3.

Judge watched the ball clank off the front of the stands, just below two fans who reached over a railing and tried for a catch. He pumped an arm just before reaching first and exchanged a slap with coach Travis Chapman.

The ball dropped into Toronto’s bullpen and was picked up by Blue Jays bullpen coach Matt Buschmann, who turned it over to the Yankees.

Judge’s mother and Roger Maris Jr. rose and hugged from front-row seats. He appeared to point toward them after rounding second base, then was congratulated by the entire Yankees team, who gave him hugs after he crossed the plate.

Judge moved past the 60 home runs Babe Ruth hit in 1927, which had stood as the major league mark until Maris broke it in 1961. All three stars reached those huge numbers playing for the Yankees.

Barry Bonds holds the big league record of 73 for the San Francisco Giants in 2001.

Judge had gone seven games without a home run – his longest drought this season was nine in mid-August. This was the Yankees’ 155th game of the season, leaving them seven more in the regular season.

The home run came in the fourth plate appearance of the night for Judge, ending a streak of 34 plate appearances without a home run.

Judge is hitting .313 with 130 RBIs, also the top totals in the AL. He has a chance to become the first AL Triple Crown winner since Detroit’s Miguel Cabrera in 2012.

Maris hit No. 61 for the Yankees on Oct. 1, 1961, against Boston Red Sox pitcher Tracy Stallard.

Maris’ mark has been exceeded six times, but all have been tainted by the stench of steroids. Mark McGwire hit 70 home runs for the St. Louis Cardinals in 1998 and 65 the following year, and Bonds topped him. Sammy Sosa had 66, 65 and 63 during a four-season span starting in 1998.

McGwire admitted using banned steroids, while Bonds and Sosa denied knowingly using performing-enhancing drugs. Major League Baseball started testing with penalties for PEDs in 2004, and some fans – perhaps many – until now have considered Maris the holder of the “clean” record.

Among the tallest batters in major league history, the 6-foot-7 Judge burst on the scene on Aug. 13, 2016, homering off the railing above Yankee Stadium’s center-field sports bar and into the netting above Monument Park. He followed Tyler Austin to the plate and they become the first teammates to homer in their first major league at-bats in the same game.

Judge hit 52 homers with 114 RBIs the following year and was a unanimous winner of the AL Rookie of the Year award. Injuries limited him during the following three seasons, and he rebounded to hit 39 homers with 98 RBIs in 2021.

As he approached his last season before free agent eligibility, Judge on opening day turned down the Yankees’ offer of an eight-year contract worth from $230.5 million to $234.5 million. The proposal included an average of $30.5 million annually from 2023-29, with his salary this year to be either the $17 million offered by the team in arbitration or the $21 million requested by the player.

An agreement was reached in June on a $19 million, one-year deal, and Judge heads into this offseason likely to get a contract from the Yankees or another team for $300 million or more, perhaps topping $400 million.

Judge hit six homers in April, 12 in May and 11 in June. He earned his fourth All-Star selection and entered the break with 33 homers. He had 13 homers in July and dropped to nine in August, when injuries left him less protected in the batting order and pitchers walked him 25 times.

He became just the fifth player to hold a share of the AL season record. Nap Lajoie hit 14 in the AL’s first season as a major league in 1901, and Philadelphia Athletics teammate Socks Seabold had 16 the next year, a mark that stood until Babe Ruth hit 29 in 1919. Ruth set the record four times in all, with 54 in 1920, 59 in 1921 and 60 in 1927, a mark that stood until Maris’ 61 in 1961.

Maris was at 35 in July 1961 during the first season each team’s schedule increased from 154 games to 162, and baseball Commissioner Ford Frick ruled if anyone topped Ruth in more than 154 games “there would have to be some distinctive mark in the record books to show that Babe Ruth’s record was set under a 154-game schedule.”

That “distinctive mark” became known as an “asterisk” and it remained until Sept. 4, 1991, when a committee on statistical accuracy chaired by Commissioner Fay Vincent voted unanimously to recognize Maris as the record holder.