MLB Rumors: Is Craig Kimbrel holding up free-agent reliever market?

MLB Rumors: Is Craig Kimbrel holding up free-agent reliever market?


The Boston Red Sox reportedly checked one item off their to-do list Thursday by agreeing to a contract with free-agent pitcher Nathan Eovaldi. In an article Tuesday for ESPN, Buster Olney relayed why many agents believe Kimbrel is the "bottleneck" that is holding up the market for other free-agent relievers.