Marcus Stroman said Friday that he will go to an arbitration hearing with the Blue Jays.
Blue Jays re-signed OF Jose Bautista to a one-year, $18.5 million contract.
According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, Jose Bautista will be guaranteed $18.5 million in his new deal with the Blue Jays.
According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, Jose Bautista will be guaranteed $18 million in his new one-year deal with the Blue Jays.
Baseball Prospectus Toronto reports that the Blue Jays have re-signed slugger Jose Bautista, pending a physical.
According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, there's still work to do between the Blue Jays and slugger Jose Bautista.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Blue Jays and Jose Bautista's reps are discussing a one-year contract with a mutual option for 2018.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Blue Jays and Jose Bautista are discussing a two-year contract in the $35-40 million range.
Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com reports that the Blue Jays are nearing a deal with Jose Bautista.
Jon Morosi of MLB Network reports that the Orioles have been in contact with the representatives for Jose Bautista this offseason.
According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Indians have been "in touch" with free agent Jose Bautista.
Russell Martin will play shortstop for Team Canada in the World Baseball Classic.
Marcus Stroman requested $3.4 million and was offered $3.1 million by the Blue Jays when arbitration figures were exchanged on Friday.
Blue Jays and LHP Aaron Loup avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $1.125 million contract.
Blue Jays president Mark Shapiro on Friday indicated that the club has not ruled out re-signing Jose Bautista.