So you can't apply a franchise tag after March 5th? Before Free Agency even begins? Does that mean we have to decide on whether or not to franchise Mario even before we have a chance to see what he would command on the open market?
Ride Captain, Ride upon your mystery ship
On your way to a world that others might have missed
Ride, Captain, ride upon your mystery ship
You'll be amazed at the friends you have there on your trip.