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What will happen to 2019 Marlins on free agent market?

Close to a dozen Fish players from this past season are now unrestricted in their search for future employment.

Photo by Emilee Chinn/Getty Images

There is more player movement now in Major League Baseball than ever before. Even the Marlins, fresh off—let’s face it—a boring rebuilding year, will be significantly altered by free agent departures. How will they fare on the open market?

I’ve listed everybody who played at least one game for the Fish during the 2019 regular season and has since entered free agency:

Admittedly, it’s an underwhelming group, heavily populated by over-the-hill veterans and “Quadruple-A” players. But that actually makes these polls more interesting.

Please weigh in below.

Poll

What will be the outcome of Wilkin Castillo’s free agency?

This poll is closed

  • 3%
    Multi-year major league contract
    (4 votes)
  • 6%
    One-year major league contract
    (8 votes)
  • 65%
    Minor league contract
    (81 votes)
  • 13%
    Foreign league contract (Japan, Korea, etc.)
    (17 votes)
  • 11%
    Unsigned/retirement
    (14 votes)
124 votes total Vote Now

Poll

What will be the outcome of Starlin Castro’s free agency?

This poll is closed

  • 54%
    Multi-year major league contract
    (85 votes)
  • 42%
    One-year major league contract
    (66 votes)
  • 1%
    Minor league contract
    (2 votes)
  • 0%
    Foreign league contract (Japan, Korea, etc.)
    (1 vote)
  • 0%
    Unsigned/retirement
    (1 vote)
155 votes total Vote Now

Poll

What will be the outcome of Isaac Galloway’s free agency?

This poll is closed

  • 1%
    Multi-year major league contract
    (2 votes)
  • 8%
    One-year major league contract
    (11 votes)
  • 76%
    Minor league contract
    (96 votes)
  • 6%
    Foreign league contract (Japan, Korea, etc.)
    (8 votes)
  • 7%
    Unsigned/retirement
    (9 votes)
126 votes total Vote Now

Poll

What will be the outcome of Curtis Granderson’s free agency?

This poll is closed

  • 0%
    Multi-year major league contract
    (1 vote)
  • 39%
    One-year major league contract
    (55 votes)
  • 11%
    Minor league contract
    (16 votes)
  • 1%
    Foreign league contract (Japan, Korea, etc.)
    (2 votes)
  • 47%
    Unsigned/retirement
    (66 votes)
140 votes total Vote Now

Poll

What will be the outcome of Bryan Holaday’s free agency?

This poll is closed

  • 8%
    Multi-year major league contract
    (11 votes)
  • 49%
    One-year major league contract
    (65 votes)
  • 40%
    Minor league contract
    (53 votes)
  • 0%
    Foreign league contract (Japan, Korea, etc.)
    (0 votes)
  • 1%
    Unsigned/retirement
    (2 votes)
131 votes total Vote Now

Poll

What will be the outcome of Deven Marrero’s free agency?

This poll is closed

  • 0%
    Multi-year major league contract
    (1 vote)
  • 2%
    One-year major league contract
    (3 votes)
  • 76%
    Minor league contract
    (87 votes)
  • 11%
    Foreign league contract (Japan, Korea, etc.)
    (13 votes)
  • 8%
    Unsigned/retirement
    (10 votes)
114 votes total Vote Now

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What will be the outcome of Peter O’Brien’s free agency?

This poll is closed

  • 2%
    Multi-year major league contract
    (3 votes)
  • 13%
    One-year major league contract
    (17 votes)
  • 72%
    Minor league contract
    (92 votes)
  • 7%
    Foreign league contract (Japan, Korea, etc.)
    (10 votes)
  • 3%
    Unsigned/retirement
    (5 votes)
127 votes total Vote Now

Poll

What will be the outcome of Martín Prado’s free agency?

This poll is closed

  • 2%
    Multi-year major league contract
    (3 votes)
  • 23%
    One-year major league contract
    (30 votes)
  • 1%
    Minor league contract
    (2 votes)
  • 0%
    Foreign league contract (Japan, Korea, etc.)
    (0 votes)
  • 73%
    Unsigned/retirement
    (95 votes)
130 votes total Vote Now

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What will be the outcome of César Puello’s free agency?

This poll is closed

  • 0%
    Multi-year major league contract
    (1 vote)
  • 13%
    One-year major league contract
    (16 votes)
  • 76%
    Minor league contract
    (88 votes)
  • 6%
    Foreign league contract (Japan, Korea, etc.)
    (7 votes)
  • 2%
    Unsigned/retirement
    (3 votes)
115 votes total Vote Now

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What will be the outcome of Sergio Romo’s free agency?

This poll is closed

  • 27%
    Multi-year major league contract
    (34 votes)
  • 67%
    One-year major league contract
    (84 votes)
  • 5%
    Minor league contract
    (7 votes)
  • 0%
    Foreign league contract (Japan, Korea, etc.)
    (0 votes)
  • 0%
    Unsigned/retirement
    (0 votes)
125 votes total Vote Now

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What will be the outcome of Neil Walker’s free agency?

This poll is closed

  • 4%
    Multi-year major league contract
    (6 votes)
  • 85%
    One-year major league contract
    (107 votes)
  • 3%
    Minor league contract
    (4 votes)
  • 0%
    Foreign league contract (Japan, Korea, etc.)
    (1 vote)
  • 5%
    Unsigned/retirement
    (7 votes)
125 votes total Vote Now