Anthony Bender

Age: 29
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 4" / 205
Birthdate: 2/3/1995 (29 y, 23 d)
Drafted:2016 June Amateur Draft - Round: 20, Pick: 27, Overall: 613, Team: Kansas City Royals
School: Santa Rosa Junior College
Service Time:
Reported as the pre-2024 value.
2 years and 153 days days of service time.
2.153Free Agent:
Becomes a free agent entering the 2028 season, after the conclusion of the 2027 season.
2028 Arb Eligible:
Projected to be arbitration eligible for the 2025 season.
2025 MiLB Options:
Reported as the pre-2024 season number of options remaining.
RotoWire News: Bender (elbow) said in a recent interview with Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald that he's fully recovered from his August 2022 Tommy John surgery and is prepared to enter spring training with no restrictions. "I'm ready to go in and help out anywhere I can," Bender said. "If there's a spot where my name is called, I'll go out there and do my job." (2/5/2024)