Everything you need to know from MLB's salary arbitration filing deadline

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Everything you need to know from MLB's salary arbitration filing deadline
Everything you need to know from MLB's salary arbitration filing deadline

While it might not be the most exciting day on baseball's offseason calendar, Friday brought a pretty significant deadline for teams and players around the league. It was the deadline for clubs and their arbitration-eligible players to file salary figures for 2018. The player filed what he feels he should be paid this coming season while the team files what they feel he should be paid. Simple, right? There were 204 arbitration-eligible players around the league this offseason, and the vast majority of those 204 players agreed to new contracts before Friday's deadline. That is not at all unusual. No one likes going through the arbitration process -- even filing salary figures can be a pain --

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