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2011 MLB Free Agents: Starting Pitchers

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Starting pitchers on the free agent market before the 2011 Major League Baseball season (see explainer for Type A and Type B free agents in our Free Agency Primer) with stats, previous contract information and age as of opening day 2011:

Free agents

Type A Free Agents

Jorge De La Rosa, Rockies (Age: 29, Career: 49-47, 5.02 ERA, 2010 salary: $5.6 million): Re-signed with Rockies (2 years, $21.5 million, with options)

Cliff Lee, Rangers (Age: 32, Career: 102-61, 3.85 ERA, 2010 salary: $9 million): Signed with Phillies (5 years, $120 million, with option/buyout for sixth year)

Ted Lilly, Dodgers (Age: 35, Career: 113-96, 4.18 ERA, 2010 salary: $13 million): Re-signed with Dodgers (3 years, $33 million)

Carl Pavano, Twins (Age: 35, Career: 97-89, 4.34 ERA, 2010 salary: $7 million): Re-signed with Twins (2 years, $16.5 million)

Type B Free Agents

Kevin Correia, Padres (Age: 30, Career: 36-43, 4.57 ERA, 2010 salary: $3.6 million): Signed with Pirates (2 years, $8 million)

Kevin Millwood, Orioles (Age: 37, Career: 159-137, 4.11 ERA, 2010 salary: $12 million): Not signed

Javier Vazquez, Yankees (Age: 34, Career: 152-149, 4.26 ERA, 2010 salary: $11.5 million): Signed with Marlins (1 year, $7 million)

No compensation

Brian Bannister (Age: 29, Career: 37-50, 5.08 ERA, 2010 salary: $2.3 million): Signed with Yomiuri Giants in Japan

Erik Bedard, Mariners (Age: 32, Career: 51-41, 3.71 ERA, 2010 salary: $1.75 million): Re-signed with Mariners (1 year, $1 million)

Kris Benson, Diamondbacks (Age: 36; Career: 70-75, 4.42 ERA; 2010 salary: $650,000): Retired

Jeremy Bonderman, Tigers (Age: 28; Career: 67-77, 4.89 ERA; 2010 salary: $12.5 million): Not signed

Dave Bush, Brewers (Age: 31, Career: 56-58, 4.66 ERA, 2010 salary: $4.22 million): Signed minor-league contract with Rangers

Chris Capuano, Brewers (Age: 32, Career: 46-52, 4.35 ERA, 2010 salary: NA): Signed with Mets (1 year, $1.5 million, with incentives)

Bruce Chen, Royals (Age: 33, Career: 48-50, 4.64 ERA, 2010 salary: NA): Re-signed with Royals (1 year, $2 million, with incentives)

Doug Davis, Brewers (Age: 35, Career: 91-101, 4.38 ERA, 2010 salary: $5.25 million): Not signed (mutual option declined)

Justin Duchscherer, A's (Age: 33, Career: 33-25, 3.13 ERA, 2010 salary: $2 million): Signed with Orioles (1 year, $1.1 million)

Jeff Francis, Rockies (Age: 30, Career: 55-50, 4.77 ERA, 2010 salary: $5.75 million): Signed with Royals (1 year, $2 million)

Freddy Garcia, White Sox (Age: 35, Career: 133-87, 4.13 ERA, 2010 salary: $1 million): Signed minor-league contract with Yankees

Jon Garland, Reds (Age: 31, Career: 131-114, 4.32 ERA, 2010 salary: $4.7 million): Signed with Dodgers (1 year, $5 million)

Aaron Harang, Reds (Age: 32, Career: 81-87, 4.33 ERA, 2010 salary: $12.5 million): Signed with Padres (1 year, $4 million)

Rich Harden, Rangers (Age: 29, Career: 55-34, 3.63 ERA, 2010 salary: $7.5 million): Signed with A's (1 year, $1.5 million)

Braden Looper, Brewers (Age: 36, Career: 72-65, 4.15 ERA, 2010 salary: $4.75 million): Signed minor-league contract with Cubs

Rodrigo Lopez, Diamondbacks (Age: 36, Career: 75-82, 4.85 ERA, 2010 salary: $650,000): Signed minor-league contract with Braves

John Maine, Mets (Age: 29, Career: 41-36, 4.35 ERA, 2010 salary: $3.3 million): Not signed

Brandon McCarthy, Rangers (Age: 27, Career: 20-24, 4.56 ERA, 2010 salary: $650,000): Signed with A's (1 year, $1 million, with incentives)

Brian Moehler, Astros (Age: 40, Career: 84-107, 4.81 ERA, 2010 salary: $3 million): Not signed

Jamie Moyer, Phillies (Age: 48, Career: 267-204, 4.24 ERA, 2010 salary: $8 million): Not signed

Scott Olsen, Nationals (Age: 27, Career: 37-49, 4.85 ERA, 2010 salary: $1 million): Signed with Pirates (1 year, $500,000 with incentives and club option)

Vicente Padilla, Dodgers (Age: 33, Career: 104-90, 4.31 ERA, 2010 salary: $5.03 million): Re-signed with Dodgers (1 year, $2 million, with incentives)

Brad Penny, Cardinals (Age: 32, Career: 108-88, 4.11 ERA, 2010 salary: $7.5 million): Signed with Tigers (1 year, $3 million)

Andy Pettitte, Yankees (Age: 38, Career: 240-138, 3.88 ERA, 2010 salary: $11.75 million): Retired

Nate Robertson, Phillies (Age: 33, Career: 57-77, 5.01 ERA, 2010 salary: $10 million): Signed minor-league contract with Mariners

Ryan Rowland-Smith, Mariners (Age: 28, Career: 12-17, 4.57 ERA, 2010 salary: $440,000): Signed with Astros (1 year, $725,000)

Ben Sheets, A's (Age: 32, Career: 90-92, 3.79 ERA, 2010 salary: $10 million): Not signed

Ian Snell, Mariners (Age: 29, Career: 38-53, 4.80 ERA, 2010 salary: $4.45 million): Signed minor-league contract with Cardinals

Jeff Suppan, Cardinals (Age: 36, Career: 138-143, 4.69 ERA, 2010 salary: $12.75 million): Signed minor-league contract with Giants

Chien-Ming Wang, Nationals (Age: 30, Career: 55-26, 4.16 ERA, 2010 salary: $2 million): Re-signed with Nationals (1 year, $1 million, with incentives)

Brandon Webb, Diamondbacks (Age: 31, Career: 87-62, 3.27 ERA, 2010 salary: $8.5 million): Signed with Rangers (1 year, $3 million)

Jake Westbrook, Cardinals (Age: 33, Career: 73-75, 4.29 ERA, 2010 salary: $11 million): Re-signed with Cardinals (two years, $16.5 million, with mutual option for third year)

Dontrelle Willis, Tigers (Age: 29, Career: 71-63, 4.12 ERA, 2010 salary: $12 million): Signed minor-league contract with Reds

Chris Young, Padres (Age: 31, Career: 48-34, 3.80 ERA, 2010 salary: $6.38 million): Signed with Mets (1 year, $1.1 million, with incentives)

Starting pitchers with 2011 contract options

Bronson Arroyo, Reds (Age: 34, Career: 103-93, 4.19 ERA, 2010 salary: $11.63 million): Reds picked up contract option

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