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Welington Castillo, Patrick Corbin, Rubby De La Rosa, Randall Delgado, Daniel Hudson and Shelby Miller agree terms with Arizona Diamondbacks on Arbitration Friday

1pm Eastern was the deadline for teams and arbitration-eligible players to exchange salary amounts, but the Diamondbacks settled with several of their candidates today.

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That's an interesting selection of amounts. Hudson was in his third and final year of arbitration, with Castillo in his second season, and Delgado + Corbin in their first. Maybe it's just me, but Randall seems to have been around for ever, having made his major-league debit with the Atlanta Braves back in June 2011. All the players come in above the estimates from MLB Trade Rumors, which had projected figures of $3.6 million for Castillo, $2.0 million (as Passan notes) for Hudson, $1 million for Delgado and $2.3 million for Corbin.

This leaves three Arizona players still currently unsigned, all of whom are in their first year of arbitration eligibility. These are, along with the MLBTR estimates: Rubby De La Rosa ($3.2 million), Shelby Miller ($4.9 million) and A.J. Pollock ($4.3 million).

Even though figures have now been swapped, teams and players are free to continue discussions, with the aim of reaching agreement rather than going to a hearing, where the team will have to explain to the player's face, why he isn't worth as much as he thinks. Never a good thing, that. The D-backs had their first arbitration hearing since 2001 last winter, Mark Trumbo winning his case and being awarded $6.9 million.

UPDATE. Add Miller to the list.

That is a bit more of a surprise, coming in half a million below the expected cost. Guess the old-school W-L record worked in the team's favor, as far as potential arbitration was concerned!

UPDATE 2: Rubby De Le Rosa is on the books, per Jack Magruder, for $2.35 million, also well below the MLBTR of $3.2 million. That leaves A.J. Pollock as the only unsigned Diamondback at this point.