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Well, it’s that time of year again, as the league annually re-shapes itself into what will eventually be the 2019 season (our 16th)!  Starting on November 1st, teams, current players, and potential new teams and players can make their moves in our Free Agency Period.  Announcements can be made by teams or by individual players.  Announcements can be emailed or texted to Truck (truck@hrltwincities.com or 651.235.9050) OR can be announced on the message board yourself.  We will try to keep this page updated as much as possible.

TEAMS:
  • If a team plans to return or disband
  • If a team is releasing a player or players into free agency
  • If a team is looking to add any # of players via free agency
  • If a team has signed a player or players via free agency
  • If a team is changing team captains
  • If a team is wanting to move to the opposite city
  • If a team is changing their team name
  • If a potential new team is looking to join the league
PLAYERS:
  • If a player is looking to become a free agent
  • If a new player is looking to join the league as a free agent
  • If a free agent has signed with a team

athletics

A’s: Formerly the Orioles, now the Athletics. Adding to the roster of Kong, Neutron and Toe Jam are rookie newcomers Lumberjack, Fish Hook and CatNip. The fourth rookie signee Sea Monster was lost to college baseball prep therefore the team has a roster spot for any pitchers with a reasonable ERA who are interested in mentoring a young staff. No imminent firings are being reported at this hour.   Team has also announced the signing of rookie free agent Hot Wheels.
Article: Roster Cuts, New Contracts; Team Rebrands and Prepares for Free Agency

bears

Bears:  Sully is now the team captain.  Team has announced the free agent signing of HRL veteran Dee.

bees

BEEs!:  Team is looking to add 1 new player via free agency.  Email team captain Sanchez or hit him up on Facebook if interested.  The BEEs! have signed HRL veteran BorkDee has left the team as a free agent.

blue_jays

Blue Jays:  Team has disbanded.  All players have flown into free agent status.

Article:  Birds of a Feather Fold Together

braves

Braves:  Team has announced the signing of Vlade as a free agent.

diamondbacks

Americans:  Team announces the changing of their team name from the Diamondbacks to the Americans.  Team also announced the current roster plans to return as-is for 2019. 

dodgers

Dodgers:  Team has announced they've released Jack.  We aren't sure if he was released on his own recognizance or released into free agency.  Team has also announced the free agent signing of HRL veteran Shandy.

giants

Giants:  Team announced that all players plan to return in 2019.  Team is also looking to add 1 player via free agency.  Contact team captain Dr. K if interested.

kardinals

Kardinals:  Team has announced that Boom will retire.  Team is looking to add 1-2 players via free agency.  Reach out to team captain Tootin if interested.  Team has announced the free agent signing of Eddie Bauer.

mariners

Mariners:  Team announces the rookie free agent signing of Chris Neumann from Brew City Wiffle to the team.

marlins

MarlinsNeut is now the team captain.  The team has announced the free agent signing of Nightmare.

mets

Mets:  Team has announced the signing of free agent Web Gem.

Video:  Web Gem - The Decision

pirates

Pirates:  no updates to report.

rangers

RangersWeb Gem has announced he is a free agent and has named H8R the new team captain.  Also, Nutshot will be retiring.  H8R has also announced they're looking for free agents to fill the Rangers roster but is also a free agent himself if the Rangers cannot fill the roster.

rays

Rays:  Team has released Two Bat into free agency... whoops, never mind, no they didn't.

reds

Reds:  Team has announced that Nightmare and Shandy are leaving the team to become free agents.  Team has announced the free agent signing of Hardball.

rockies

Rockies:  Team has announced the signing of rookie free agent Ryan Mirich.

rustlers

Rustlers:  Team announces they are looking to add 1 player via free agency.  Contact team manager Stache by email or text (612.710.3888) if interested.  Team has announced the signign of rookie free agent Leon Cherry.

twins

Twins:  Team has announced the retirement of Dirty Steve, and has signed three free agents:  Al Leverty, Thor and Fukudome.

yankees

Yankees:  Team has announced that Hardball is leaving the team to become a free agent.  Team is looking to add 1-2 players via free agency, contact team captain Rocket with any interest.

List of Teamless Wifflers (and former team):

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