Red Sox officials have informed Jose Bautista's camp that "they are out on signing him," per Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe.
Blue Jays GM Ross Atkins believes re-signing both Jose Bautista and Edwin Encarnacion is still "realistic for us."
According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, the Blue Jays "do not seem at all interested" in Jose Bautista beyond the draft pick they will receive when he signs elsewhere.
Jose Bautista will reject the one-year, $17.2 million qualifying offer from the Blue Jays.
Jose Bautista's agent, Jay Alou, said that his client would be open to playing left field or on the infield.
Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports hears that "nothing is completely off the table" in regards to Jose Bautista.
James Wagner of the New York Times reports that the Mets have inquired on Jose Bautista.
Blue Jays extended a one-year, $17.2 million qualifying offer to OF Jose Bautista.
Jose Bautista will receive a one-year, $17.2 million qualifying offer from Toronto.
According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, the Blue Jays "seem ambivalent" about retaining impending free agent Jose Bautista.
According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, impending free agent Jose Bautista is unlikely to accept the Blue Jays' one-year, $17.2 million qualifying offer.
Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins said he plans to do "everything possible" to discuss contract extensions with Jose Bautista and Edwin Encarnacion before they officially become free agents.
Jose Bautista went 2-for-4 with a double in Wednesday's 3-0 loss to the Indians in Game 5 of the ALCS.
Jose Bautista will lead off for the Blue Jays in Tuesday's Game 3 against the Indians.