AL West off-season scorecard

The Mariners have added Robinson Cano to headline their moves so far for 2014, but the rest of the AL West has been busy, too. So how do the teams stack up? We take a look at all the movement in the division so far.

The Mariners shocked the baseball world when they gave Robinson Cano one of the largest contracts in baseball history, surprisingly pulling him away from the Yankees to come to Seattle. The club has since made more moves to help support Cano, bringing in Corey Hart on a free agent deal and trading for Logan Morrison. But the rest of the American League West has been busy, too.

Today the Texas Rangers added free agent outfielder Shin-Soo Choo on a 7-year deal. That move was big, but probably doesn't count as the biggest of the off-season so far for Texas. Oakland has signed and traded for pitching, Anaheim brought in a new DH and traded two of their offensive pieces for pitching and the Astros traded for a huge upgrade in their outfield. We look at all of the additions and subtractions so far for the AL West to try and get a handle on Seattle's competition.


ADDED: IF Nick Punto, SP Scott Kazmir, RP Jim Johnson, OF Craig Gentry, RP Drew Pomeranz, RP Luke Gregerson, RP Fernando Abad and OF Corey Brown.

LOST: Bartolo Colon (Mets), Jemile Weeks (Orioles), Seth Smith (Padres), Michael Choice (Rangers), Brett Anderson (Rockies), Jerry Blevins (Nationals), Grant Balfour (FA), Pat Neshek (FA) and Pedro Figueroa (FA).

CF Coco Crisp (B)
3B Josh Donaldson (R)
SS Jed Lowrie (B)
DH Yoenis Cespedes (R)
1B Brandon Moss (L)
2B Alberto Callaspo (B)
RF Josh Reddick (L)
C Derek Norris (R)
LF Craig Gentry (R)

C John Jaso (L)
IF Nick Punto (B)
OF Michael Taylor (R)
1B Daric Barton (L)

SP Scott Kazmir (L)
SP Jarrod Parker (R)
SP Dan Straily (R)
SP A.J. Griffin (R)
SP Tommy Milone (L)

RP Jim Johnson (R)
RP Luke Gregerson (R)
RP Sean Doolittle (L)
RP Ryan Cook (R)
RP Dan Otero (R)
RP Fernando Abad (L)
RP Jesse Chavez (R)


ADDED: OF/DH Raul Ibanez, SP Tyler Skaggs, RP Fernando Salas, 3B David Freese, SP Hector Santiago, RP Brian Moran and RP Joe Smith.

LOST: Peter Bourjos (Cardinals), Mark Trumbo (Diamonbacks), Tommy Hanson (FA), Jerome Williams (FA), J.C. Gutierrez (FA) and Chris Nelson (FA).

SS Erick Aybar (B)
CF Mike Trout (R)
1B Albert Pujols (R)
LF Josh Hamilton (L)
3B David Freese (R)
DH Raul Ibanez (L)
2B Howie Kendrick (R)
C Chris Ianetta (R)
RF Kole Calhoun (L)

C Hank Conger (B)
2B Grant Green (R)
IF Andrew Romine (B)
OF J.B. Shuck (L)

SP Jered Weaver (R)
SP C.J. Wilson (L)
SP Hector Santiago (L)
SP Tyler Skaggs (L)
SP Garrett Richards (R)

RP Ernesto Frieri (R)
RP Joe Smith (R)
RP Sean Burnett (L)
RP Dane De La Rosa (R)
RP Kevin Jepsen (R)
RP Fernando Salas (R)
RP Brian Moran (L)


ADDED: OF Dexter Fowler, 1B/OF Jesus Guzman, SP Scott Feldman, RP Matt Albers, RP Anthony Bass, RP Chad Qualls and RP Raul Valdes.

LOST: Jordan Lyles (Rockies), Brandon Barnes (Rockies), Jimmy Paredes (Marlins), Jake Elmore (White Sox) and Erik Bedard (FA).

SS Jonathan Villar (B)
2B Jose Altuve (R)
CF Dexter Fowler (B)
C Jason Castro (L)
DH Chris Carter (R)
1B Jonathan Singleton (L)
RF George Springer (R)
3B Matt Dominguez (R)
LF Robbie Grossman (B)

1B/OF Jesus Guzman (R)
IF Marwin Gonzalez (B)
C Carlos Corporan (B)
RF L.J. Hoes (R)

SP Scott Feldman (R)
SP Brett Oberholtzer (L)
SP Jarred Cosart (R)
SP Lucas Harrell (R)
SP Brad Peacock (R)

RP Chad Qualls (R)
RP Matt Albers (R)
RP Paul Clemens (R)
RP Josh Fields (R)
RP Kevin Chapman (L)
RP Josh Zeid (R)
RP Raul Valdes (L)


ADDED: 2B Robinson Cano, 1B/OF/DH Corey Hart, 1B/OF Logan Morrison, IF Willie Bloomquist and OF Franklin Gutierrez (re-signed).

LOST: Raul Ibanez (Angels), Carter Capps (Marlins), Joe Saunders (FA), Oliver Perez (FA), Kendrys Morales (FA)

SS Brad Miller (L)
3B Kyle Seager (L)
2B Robinson Cano (L)
RF Corey Hart (R)
1B Justin Smoak (B)
DH Logan Morrison (L)
LF Michael Saunders (L)
C Mike Zunino (R)
CF Dustin Ackley (L)

OF Abraham Almonte (B)
OF Franklin Gutierrez (R)
IF Willie Bloomquist (R)
C Jesus Sucre (R)

SP Felix Hernandez (R)
SP Hisashi Iwakuma (R)
SP Erasmo Ramirez (R)
SP James Paxton (L)
SP Taijuan Walker (R)

RP Danny Farquhar (R)
RP Stephen Pryor (R)
RP Charlie Furbush (L)
RP Yoervis Medina (R)
RP Tom Wilhelmsen (R)
RP Lucas Luetge (L)
RP Logan Bawcom (R)


ADDED: 1B Prince Fielder, OF Shin-Soo Choo, C J.P. Arencibia and OF Michael Choice.

LOST: Ian Kinsler (Tigers), A.J. Pierzynski (Red Sox), Joe Nathan (Tigers), Craig Gentry (A's), Nelson Cruz (FA), Matt Garza (FA) and Jeff Baker (FA).

LF Shin-Soo Choo (L)
SS Elvis Andrus (R)
1B Prince Fielder (L)
3B Adrian Beltre (R)
RF Alex Rios (R)
DH Mitch Moreland (L)
2B Jurickson Profar (B)
C J.P. Arencibia (R)
CF Leonys Martin (B)

C Geovany Soto (R)
OF Michael Choice (R)
IF Adam Rosales (B)
IF/OF Brent Lillibridge (R)

SP Yu Darvish (R)
SP Derek Holland (L)
SP Matt Harrison (L)
SP Martin Perez (L)
SP Alexi Ogando (R)

RP Neftali Feliz (R)
RP Joakim Soria (R)
RP Tanner Scheppers (R)
RP Neal Cotts (L)
RP Jason Frasor (R)
RP Robbie Ross (L)
RP Wilmer Font (R)

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