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Top MLB free agents for 2017

A look at the impact free agents who will be avaliable in the coming MLB offseason. (All contract information according to Spotrac and all statistics via Baseball Reference.)

Wilson Ramos, catcher

Current team: Washington NationalsCurrent contract: 1 yr/$5,350,000Current age:
Photo Credit: Getty Images/Scott Cunningham

2016 team: Washington Nationals
Previous contract: 1 yr/$5,350,000
Current age: 29
2016 stats: 58 R, 22 HR, 80 RBI, 79 SO, .307 BA, .354 OBP, .496 SLG
Career 162 game avg: 62 R, 23 HR, 89 RBI, 107 SO, .269 BA, .313 OBP, .430 SLG

Edwin Encarnacion, first base/designated hitter

Current team: Toronto Blue JaysCurrent contract: 3 yrs/$29,000,000Current
Photo Credit: Getty Images/Drew Hallowell

2016 team: Toronto Blue Jays
Previous contract: 3 yrs/$29,000,000
Current age: 33
2016 stats: 99 R, 42 HR, 127 RBI, 138 SO, .263 BA, .357 OBP, .529 SLG
Career 162 game avg: 89 R, 33 HR, 101 RBI, 108 SO, .266 BA, .352 OBP, .498 SLG

Brandon Moss, first base/corner outfield

Current team: St. Louis CardinalsCurrent contract: 1 yr/$8,250,000Current
Photo Credit: Getty Images/Jamie Sabau

2016 team: St. Louis Cardinals
Previous contract: 1 yr/$8,250,000
Current age: 33
2016 stats: 66 R, 28 HR, 67 RBI, 141 SO, .225 BA, .300 OBP, .484 SLG
Career 162 game avg: 68 R, 25 HR, 76 RBI, 152 SO, .241 BA, .319 OBP, .455 SLG

Mark Trumbo, first base/right field/designated hitter

Current team: Baltimore OriolesCurrent contract: 1 yr/$9,150,000Current age:
Photo Credit: Getty Images/Ronald Martinez

2016 team: Baltimore Orioles
Previous contract: 1 yr/$9,150,000
Current age: 30
2016 stats: 94 R, 47 HR, 108 RBI, 170 SO, .256 BA, .316 OBP, .533 SLG
Career 162 game avg: 78 R, 34 HR, 99 RBI, 163 SO, .251 BA, .303 OBP, .473 SLG

Justin Turner, third base

Current team: Los Angeles DodgersCurrent contract: 1 yr/$5,100,000Current
Photo Credit: Getty Images/Harry How

2016 team: Los Angeles Dodgers
Previous contract: 1 yr/$5,100,000
Current age: 32
2016 stats: 79 R, 27 HR, 90 RBI, 107 SO, .275 BA, .339 OBP, .493 SLG
Career 162 game avg: 61 R, 13 HR, 65 RBI, 83 SO, .282 BA, .348 OBP, .439 SLG

Michael Saunders, left field

Current team: Toronto Blue JaysCurrent contract: 1 yr/$2,900,000Current
Photo Credit: Getty Images/Tom Szczerbowski

2016 team: Toronto Blue Jays
Previous contract: 1 yr/$2,900,000
Current age: 30
2016 stats: 70 R, 24 HR, 57 RBI, 157 SO, .253 BA, .338 OBP, .478 SLG
Career 162 game avg: 69 R, 17 HR, 56 RBI, 151 SO, .235 BA, .309 OBP, .402 SLG

Ian Desmond, center field and shortstop

Current team: Texas RangersCurrent contract: 1 yr/$8,000,000Current age:
Photo Credit: Getty Images/Don Feria

2016 team: Texas Rangers
Previous contract: 1 yr/$8,000,000
Current age: 31
2016 stats: 107 R, 22 HR, 86 RBI, 160 SO, .285 BA, .335 OBP, .446 SLG
Career 162 game avg: 79 R, 20 HR, 77 RBI, 157 SO, .267 BA, .316 OBP, .427 SLG

Jose Bautista, right field

Current team: Toronto Blue JaysCurrent contract: 5 yrs/$65,000,000Current
Photo Credit: Getty Images/Ronald Martinez

2016 team: Toronto Blue Jays
Previous contract: 5 yrs/$65,000,000
Current age: 36
2016 stats: 68 R, 22 HR, 69 RBI, 103 SO, .234 BA, .366 OBP, .452 SLG
Career 162 game avg: 94 R, 33 HR, 92 RBI, 119 SO, .255 BA, .368 OBP, .493 SLG

Doug Fister, starting pitcher

Current team: Houston AstrosCurrent contract: 1 yr/$7,000,000Current age:
Photo Credit: Getty Images/Otto Greule Jr

2016 team: Houston Astros
Previous contract: 1 yr/$7,000,000
Current age: 32
2016 stats: 12-13 record, 4.64 ERA, 1.425 WHIP, 180 1/3 IP, 115 SO
Career 35 appearance avg: 13-13 record, 3.60 ERA, 1.241 WHIP, 209 IP, 140 SO

Aroldis Chapman, relief pitcher

Chicago Cubs pitcher Aroldis Chapman works against the
Photo Credit: TNS/Brian Cassella

2016 team: New York Yankees / Chicago Cubs
Previous contract: 1 yr/$11,325,000
Current age: 28
2016 stats: 1.55 ERA, 0.862 WHIP, 58 IP, 90 SO 36 SV
Career 68 appearance avg: 2.08 ERA, .992 WHIP, 67 IP, 113 SO, 32 SV

Jonathan Papelbon, relief pitcher

Current team: Washington NationalsCurrent contract: 4 yr/$50,000,000Current age:
Photo Credit: Getty Images/Mike Stobe

2016 team: Washington Nationals
Previous contract: 4 yr/$50,000,000
Current age: 36
2016 stats: 4.37 ERA, 1.457 WHIP, 35 IP, 31 SO 19 SV
Career 68 appearance avg: 2.44 ERA, 1.043 WHIP, 71 IP, 79 SO, 36 SV

Kenley Jansen, relief pitcher

Current team: Los Angeles DodgersCurrent contract: 1 yr/$10,650,000Current
Photo Credit: Getty Images/Mike Stobe

2016 team: Los Angeles Dodgers
Previous contract: 1 yr/$10,650,000
Current age: 29
2016 stats: 1.83 ERA, 0.670 WHIP, 68 2/3 IP, 104 SO 47 SV
Career 68 appearance avg: 2.20 ERA, 0.893 WHIP, 68 IP, 105 SO, 31 SV

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