Red Sox non-tender Hideki Okajima

Updated: December 3, 2010, 8:49 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- The Boston Red Sox did not tender contracts to reliever Hideki Okajima and new additions Taylor Buchholz and Andrew Miller, making all three players free agents, the team announced after the non-tender deadline.

The Red Sox tendered contracts to the other 21 unsigned players on their major league roster, including closer Jonathan Papelbon, who is in his final year of arbitration eligibility before becoming a free agent after the 2011 season. Papelbon has never gone to an arbitration ...

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