Monday, December 12, 2011
Dodgers retain Loney, part ways with Kuo (for now)
Kyle Terada/US PresswireAs expected, the Dodgers have tendered 2012 contract offers to Clayton Kershaw, Andre Ethier and James Loney but not to Hong-Chih Kuo, who stood to make anywhere from $2.5 million to $3.5 million next season despite his uncertain condition.
Farewell, new old friend.
The Dodgers can still pursue the much-admired Kuo as a free agent. We haven't gotten particularly clear signals since the season ended as to whether Kuo would be inclined to return to Los Angeles at a discount.
For more ... Remembering 2011: Hong-Chih Kuo