Nov. 23: This is the last day for teams to offer salary arbitration.
Dec. 5-8: the four day meeting known as the winter meetings.
Dec. 12: The deadline to tender contracts to arbitration-eligible players. — It’s an important day because any arb-eligible player not offered a contract is cut loose and becomes a free-agent.
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