The end of the World Series means the start of free agency for 139 major leaguers, including three Rays — shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera, DH/outfielder John Jaso and outfielder/DH Grady Sizemore.
Teams have a five-day window to re-sign the players; as of 12:01 Saturday they are free to sign elsewhere. No preemptive action is expected, so all three Rays are headed to the open market, with Cabrera seeking a multiyear deal that likely will take him elsewhere. Jaso and Sizemore have indicated they are open to returning.
Marc Topkin, Times staff writer