All 13 free agents reject qualifying offers

By Mike Axisa | Baseball Writer

Nelson Cruz will net the Rangers a high draft pick if he signs elsewhere.
Nelson Cruz will net the Rangers a high draft pick if he signs elsewhere. (USATSI)

The deadline for players to accept or reject the one-year, $14.1 million qualifying offer was 5pm ET on Monday. Players who rejected the offer will net their former team a supplemental first round draft pick as compensation if they sign a Major League contract with another team. Teams who sign those players will have to forfeit a high draft pick.

A total of 13 players received qualifying offers prior to last Monday's deadline, and all decided to pass on those offers ...

Here's a final listing of those who turned down their QOs and thus entered the free agent market

Carlos Beltran, Cardinals
Robinson Cano, Yankees
Shin-Soo Choo, Reds
Nelson Cruz, Rangers
Stephen Drew, Red Sox
Jacoby Ellsbury, Red Sox
Curtis Granderson, Yankees
Ubaldo Jimenez, Indians
Hiroki Kuroda, Yankees
Brian McCann, Braves
Kendrys Morales, Mariners
Mike Napoli, Red Sox
Ervin Santana, Royals

For a complete list of all free agents -- including the 150 or so players who didn't receive qualifying offers -- check out our free agent tracker, which will be updated throughout the offseason: FA tracker: Position players | FA tracker: Pitchers.

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