ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Reliever Ryan Tepera has gone to salary arbitration with the Toronto Blue Jays.
Tepera asked for $1.8 million for the duration of Wednesday’s listening to and the staff argued for $1,525,000.
A decision by arbitrators Mark Burstein, Howard Edelman and Edna Francis is anticipated Thursday.
Tepera, a 31-yr-previous appropriate-hander, was 5-5 with a 3.62 Period very last yr. He was on the disabled record concerning June 27 and July 15 with appropriate elbow inflammation.
He attained $574,700 very last yr and was eligible for arbitration for the initial time.
Players lead 3-1 in decisions this yr. Houston shortstop Carlos Correa, Oakland nearer Blake Treinen and Tampa Bay outfielder Tommy Pham gained, and Washington outfielder Michael A. Taylor shed.
7 gamers stay scheduled for hearings by Feb. 15.
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