Sandoval and Ramirez were busts, but it was the pitching staff that presented the most problems.
With a number of interesting arms but no true ace, the Red Sox are taking a different approach to building a rotation this season.
There’s still plenty to sort out in the playoff picture, where pitching will be the biggest key.
Should the Indians sign him long-term or trade him for some potential value?
As baseball’s off-season rolls on and February approaches, here’s a look at some of the notable names who have avoided arbitration this year and those who are still on the list.