Gwynn Jr. opts for free agency

Gwynn Jr. opts for free agency

PHILADELPHIA -- The Phillies announced outfielder Tony Gwynn Jr. refused his assignment to Triple-A Lehigh Valley and has opted for free agency.

Gwynn hit .152 (16-for-105) with two doubles, one triple, three RBIs and a .455 OPS in 2014.

Todd Zolecki is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.