Reyes, Harben and the Other Non-Tenders

Tuesday was the deadline to tender contracts to eligible players. 28 players were not tendered on Tuesday among them the Cubs did not tender two…. catcher, Jose Reyes, and pitcher Adam Harben who was acquired last year from the Twins in the Phil Nevin trade and pitched in the Arizona Fall League. These moves have created 2 spots on the 40-man roster.

Rick Ankiel, Jerome Williams and Brian Giles are among the other notables, here is the list….


American League

Angels: Jason Bulger, RHP

A’s: Jerome Williams, RHP

Mariners: Joel Pineiro, RHP

Orioles: David Newman, OF; Aaron Rakers, RHP; Todd Williams, RHP

Rangers: Mike Wood, RHP

Rays: Damon Hollins, OF

Royals: Scott Dohmann, RHP; Brandon Duckworth, RHP.

Tigers: Alexis Gomez, OF.

Twins: Luis Rodriguez, INF; Willie Eyre, RHP.

White Sox: Eduardo Sierra, RHP.

Yankees: Aaron Guiel, OF.

National League

Braves: Marcus Giles, 2B; Chris Reitsma, RHP.

Cardinals: Rick Ankiel, OF; Jorge Sosa, RHP.

Cubs: Jose Reyes, C; Adam Harben, RHP.

Dodgers: Toby Hall, C; Jayson Werth, OF.

Mets: Victor Zambrano, RHP.

Padres: Jon Knott, OF.

Reds: Brandon Claussen, LHP; Miguel Perez, C.

Rockies: Chin-hui Tsao, RHP

Quote of the Day

"From what we get, we can make a living; what we give, however, makes a life." – Arthur Ashe