The exchange of figures
There were a slew of signings of arbitration eligible players on Friday. No eligible Reds have avoided arbitration since Logan Ondrusek signed on Thursday.
Six players and the Reds exchanged figures. A total of 41 eligible players in MLB remain unsigned.
Homer Bailey filed at $5.8 million. The club offered $4.75 million.
Shin-Soo Choo filed for $8 million. The club countered at 6.75 million.
Chris Heisey is seeking $1.65 million while the Reds offered $1.05 million.
Mat Latos is seeking $4.7 million while he was offered $4.15 million.
Mike Leake is seeking $3.5 million and was countered with $2.65 million.
Alfredo Simon is seeking $1.05 million and the club returned with $750,000.
Negotiations can continue with players. Hearings are slated from Feb. 4-20.
**numbers courtesy of the Associated Press.