Texas Rangers

Service time in years & days (through 2017 season).

Ray Davis & Bob Simpson Owners
2010 -

  • Ray Davis & Bob Simpson, 2010 -
    • a group led by Chuck Greenberg, Nolan Ryan and principal investors Ray Davis and Bob Simpson won control of the Rangers in August, 2010, at auction in U.S. Bankruptcy Court with a bid of $593M, including $385M in cash and $208M in assumed liabilities. In March, 2011, the group bought out Greenberg, who had served as CEO and managing partner. Ryan resigned as CEO after the 2013 season.
  • Tom Hicks, 1998-2010
    • Dallas investor Tom Hicks bought the franchise for $250M in 1998
  • Forbes magazine valued the team at $1.6 billion in April, 2018.
RANGERS PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2018 $133,137,626 $ ()
2017 $165,348,063 $173,238,067 (13)
2016 $158,955,390 $164,642,718 (13)
2015 $141,733,540 $156,283,670 ( 7)
2014 $133,525,939 $145,707,196 ( 8)
2013 $125,340,100 $137,185,918 ( 8)
2012 $120,836,000 $134,283,218 ( 7)
2011 $ 92,124,290 $103,967,140 (13)
2010 $ 64,810,570 $ 74,302,980 (22)
2009 $ 68,178,798 $ 77,208,810 (20)
2008 $ 67,712,326 $ 78,640,138 (21)
2007 $ 68,318,675 $ 78,923,435 (17)
2006 $ 68,228,662 $ 82,730,146 (15)
2005 $ 55,849,000 $ 49,870,201 (22)
2004 $ 55,050,417 $ 79,217,225 (13)
2003 $103,491,667 $106,277,880 ( 4)
2002 $105,726,122 $106,915,180 ( 3)
2001 $ 87,819,000 $ 86,871,306 ( 7)
2000 $ 70,900,000 $ 57,879,024 (14)
  • Opening Day payrolls include salaries and pro-rated signing bonuses for players on active roster and disabled list, as well as guaranteed salaries to be earned that season by players no longer on the roster. Deferred payments and performance or award bonuses are not included.
  • Year End payrolls compiled by Major League Baseball include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing bonuses, earned incentive bonuses, non-cash compensation, cash transactions and buyouts of unexercised options. Deferred salaries may be discounted to reflect present-day value.

Jon Daniels President of Baseball Operations & GM
3 years (2016-18)
2019 -

  • 2019 -
    • signed multi-year extension with Texas 6/7/18
  • 3 years (2016-18)
    • signed extension with Texas 11/14
  • 4 years (2012-15)
    • signed four-year extension with Texas 3/4/11
    • elevated to President of Baseball Operations/GM 3/1/13
  • 2 years (2010-11)
    • signed 2-year extension with Texas 2/29/08
    • may opt out of deal after 2010 season if club is sold
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed 1-year extension with Texas 6/19/07
  • 3 years (2006-08)
    • hired 10/05, replacing John Hart, who resigned (Hart’s original contract: 3 years/$6M (2002-04). Hart signed a 2-year extension (2005-06) 1/05, with options until terminated by either party, at which point 5-year deal as adviser to owner Tom Hicks begins)
  • AGM, Professional Scouting, Research & Development, and Pacific Rim Operations Josh Boyd
  • AGM, Major League Operation & International Scouting Mike Daly
  • AGM, Player Development Jayce Tingler
  • Senior Director, Amateur Scouting Kip Fagg
  • Director, Baseball Operations Matt Vinnola

Jeff Banister Manager
1 year (2018), plus 2019 option

  • 1 year (2018), plus 2019 club option
    • Texas exercised 2018 option and added a club option for 2019 2/19/16
    • Texas exercised 2019 option 10/4/17
  • 3 years (2015-17), plus 2018 club option
    • hired by Texas 10/17/14, replacing interim manager Tim Bogar
  • Pittsburgh, 1993-2014
    • bench coach, 2010-14
  • former manager Ron Washington
    • 1 year (2015)
      • signed extension with Texas 2/24/14
      • resigned 9/5/14
    • 2 years (2013-14)
      • signed extension with Texas 1/30/12
    • 2 years (2011-12)
      • signed extension with Texas 11/4/10
    • 2 years (2007-08), plus 2009 & 2010 options
      • hired by Texas 11/06, replacing Buck Showalter
      • 07:$0.6M
      • Texas exercised 2009 option 8/30/07
      • Texas exercised 2010 option 6/9/09
  • former manager Buck Showalter
    • fired 10/06 with 3 years & $5-$6M remaining on contract

 

Shin-Soo Choo lf
7 years/$130M (2014-20)

  • 7 years/$130M (2014-20)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/13
    • 14:$14M, 15:$14M, 16:$20M, 17:$20M, 18:$20M, 19:$21M, 20:$21M
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 10 clubs/season)
    • award bonuses: $0.25M for MVP. $0.15M for WS MVP. $0.1M each for All-Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP
  • 1 year/$7.375M (2013)
    • signed by Cincinnati 2/11/13 (avoided arbitration, $8M-$6.75M)
    • Cincinnati made qualifying offer 11/4/13
  • 1 year/$4.9M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Cleveland 12/11/12
  • 1 year/$3.975M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4611M (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year/$0.4203M (2009)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/22/09 ($234,300 in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.3904M (2008)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/7/08
  • 1 year/$0.3831M (2007)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/07 (split contract, $109,600 in minors)
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/06
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Seattle 7/06, with Indians paying Mariners undisclosed amount of cash
  • signed by Cleveland 2000 as a free agent from South Korea
  • $1.3M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 10.119

Adrian Beltre 3b
2 years/$36M (2017-18)

  • 2 years/$36M (2017-18)
    • signed extension with Texas 4/16/16
    • 17:$18M, 18:$18M
  • 5 years/$80M (2011-15), plus 2016 option
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/5/11
    • 11:$14M, 12:$15M, 13:$16M, 14:$17M, 15:$18M, 16:$16M voidable option
    • Texas may void 2016 season if Beltre fails to reach 1,200 PAs in 2014-15 or 600 PAs 2015
    • if option vests and Beltre is on Disabled List at end of 2015 season and not healthy by spring 2016, club may defer $12M of 2016 salary at 1% interest
    • award bonuses, including $0.1M for each Gold Glove, All Star
    • limited no-trade protection
    • Texas exercised 2016 option 2/23/15, with Beltre agreeing to reduce 2015 salary to $16M and increase 2016 salary to $18M
  • 1 year/$10M (2010), plus 2011 player option
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/5/10
    • 10:$9M, 11:$5M player option
    • $1M buyout for 2011 option if Beltre has 575 PAs in 2010
    • 2011 option increases to $10M with 640 PAs in 2010
    • Beltre declined 2011 player option 11/3/10
  • 5 years/$64M (2005-09)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/04
    • $7M signing bonus
    • 05:$10M, 06:$11.5M, 07:$11.5M, 08:$12M, 09:$12M
    • limited no-trade clause allowing Beltre to block deals to 8 clubs (including Padres and Dodgers)
    • award bonuses: $75,000 for receiving most All Star votes. $50,000 for receiving most All Star votes in AL. $50,000 each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP. $50,000 for All Star ($25,000 for selection)
  • 1 year/$5M (2004)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/19/04 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.7M (2003)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/18/03 (avoided arbitration)
  • 3 years/$5.05M (2000-02)
    • signed extension with LA Dodgers 3/26/00
    • $1.5M signing bonus
    • 00:$0.5M, 01:$.75M, 02:$2.3M
    • arbitration-eligible after 2002 with 400 plate appearances in 2000 or 800 PAs combined in 2000-01
    • 2002 performance bonuses: $0.25M based on plate appearances
    • extension replaced 3/11/00 club renewal for 1 year/$0.33M
    • as part of the agreement, the MLBPA dismissed grievance seeking Beltre’s free agency after MLB determined the Dodgers fraudulently altered documents in order to sign him before he turned 16
  • 1 year/$0.22M (1999)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/99
  • 1 year/$0.17M (1998)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 6/24/98
  • signed by LA Dodgers 1994 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $17,000 signing bonus (MLB ordered Dodgers to pay Beltre additional $48,500 12/99 after determining he was 15 years old at signing)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 19.096

Elvis Andrus ss
8 years/$120M (2015-22), plus 2023 option

  • 8 years/$120M (2015-22), plus 2023 vesting option
    • signed extension with Texas 4/4/13
    • $2M signing bonus.
    • 15:$15M, 16:$15M, 17:$15M, 18:$15M, 19:$15M, 20:$15M, 21:$14M, 22:$14M, 23:$15M club option
    • 2023 option guaranteed with 550 plate appearances in 2022 or 1,100 PAs in 2021-22 combined
    • 2023 option becomes player option with trade or waiver claim
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 10 clubs beginning in 2016)
    • if traded, Andrus receives full no-trade protection with new club
    • may opt out of contract after 2018 and 2019 seasons
  • 3 years/$14.4M (2012-14)
    • signed extension with Texas 2/7/12 (avoided arbitration, $3.6M-$2.65M)
    • $0.75M signing bonus
    • 12:$2.375M, 13:$4.8M, 14:$6.475M
  • 1 year/$452,180 (2011)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/11
  • 1 year/$418,420 (2010)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/4/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by Texas 4/5/09
  • acquired by Texas in trade from Atlanta 7/31/07 (Teixeira deal)
  • signed by Atlanta 1/25/05 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 9.000

Matt Moore lhp
5 years/$14M (2012-16), plus 2017-19 options

  • 5 years/$14M (2012-16), plus 2017-19 club options
    • signed extension with Tampa Bay 12/9/11
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 12:$1M, 13:$1M, 14:$1M, 15:$3M, 16:$5M, 17:$7M club option ($2.5M buyout), 18:$9M club option ($1M buyout), 19:$10M club option ($0.75M buyout)
    • 2017 club option increases by $0.5M with 600 IP in 2014-16
    • 2018 club option increases by $0.25M each with 1) 85 starts or 570 IP in 2015-17, 2) 90 starts or 600 IP and 3) 95 starts or 630 IP
    • 2019 club option increases by $0.5M each with 1) 98 starts or 600 IP in 2016-18 and 2) 66 starts or 400 IP 2017-18
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Tampa Bay 8/1/16 with $4,193,989 remaining on contract
    • San Francisco exercised 2017 option 11/3/16
    • San Francisco exercised 2018 option at $9M 9/16/17
    • acquired by Texas in trade from San Francisco 12/15/17
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 9/12/11
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2007 (8-245) (Moriarity HS, N.M.)
  • $0.115M signing bonus
  • agent: Sosnick Cobbe & Karon
  • ML service: 6.000

Mike Minor lhp
3 years/$28M (2018-20)

  • 3 years/$28M (2018-20)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/6/17
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 18:$8M, 19:$9.5M, 20:$9.5M
    • limited no-trade protection allowing Minor to block deals to 10 clubs
  • 2 years/$7.25M (2016-17), plus 2018 mutual option

    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 2/19/16
    • 16:$2M, 17:$4M, 18:$10M mutual option ($1.25M buyout)
    • 2016 roster bonuses: $0.175M each for 30, 60, 90, 120 days on active Major League roster
    • 2016 performance bonuses: $0.165M/start from 11 to 20. $0.165M each for 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 110, 115, 120 innings
    • 2017 performance bonuses: $$0.225M each for 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 30 starts. $0.225M each for 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 160, 170, 180, 190, 200 innings
    • award bonuses
    • Minor declined 2018 option 11/3/17
  • 1 year/$5.6M (2015)
    • won in arbitration with Atlanta 2/20/15 ($5.6M-$5.1M)
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$3.85M (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 1 year/$0.4825M (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 8/7/10
  • drafted by Atlanta 2009 (1-7) (Vanderbilt)
  • $2.42M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports (previously Bo McKinnis)
  • ML service: 6.138

Martin Perez lhp
4 years/$12.5M (2014-17), plus 2018-20 options

  • 4 years/$12.5M (2014-17), plus 2018-20 club options
    • signed extension with Texas 11/7/13
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 14:$0.75M, 15:$1M, 16:$2.9M, 17:$4.4M, 18:$6M club option ($2.45M buyout), 19:$7.5M club option ($0.75M buyout), 20:$9M club option ($0.25M buyout)
  • 1 year/$0.492M (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/18/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • contract purchased by Texas 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/12
  • signed by Texas 7/2/2007 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.58M signing bonus
  • agent: OL Baseball Group
  • ML service: 5.038

Doug Fister rhp
1 year/$4M (2018), plus 2019 option

  • 1 year/$4M (2018), plus 2019 club option
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/27/17
    • 18:$3.5M, 19:$4.5M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • 2019 option may increase $2.5M to $7M based on innings pitched
    • may earn additional $0.5M annually in performance bonuses based on innings pitched up to 190
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 5/20/17
    • pro-rated salary of $1.75M in majors, $0.1M in minors
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 8, 10, 12 starts. $0.15M each for 14, 16, 18 starts. $0.25M for 20 starts. $50,000 each for 25, 30 relief appearances. $0.1M for 35 relief appearances
    • claimed by Boston off release waivers 6/23/17 after being released by LA Angels 6/21/17
  • 1 year/$7M (2016)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 1/28/16
    • performance bonuses: $1M each for 100, 125, 150, 175, 200 innings pitched
  • 1 year/$11.4M (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$7.2M (2014)
    • signed by Washington 2/1/14 (avoided arbitration, $8.5M-$5.75M)
    • performance bonuses: $75,000 each for 200, 210 innings pitched
  • 1 year/$4M (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Detroit 12/3/13
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2012)
    • renewed by Detroit 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.4365M (2011)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/11
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Seattle 7/30/11
  • 1 year/$0.4065M (2010)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/26/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 8/7/09
  • drafted by Seattle 2006 (7-201) (Fresno State)
  • $50,000 signing bonus
  • agent: PSI Sports
  • ML service: 7.158

Rougned Odor 2b
6 years/$49.5M (2017-22), plus 2023 option

  • 6 years/$49.5M (2017-22), plus 2023 club option
    • signed extension with Texas 3/30/17, replacing one-year/$563,180 contract signed 2/24/17
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 17:$1M, 18:$3M, 19:$7.5M, 20:$9M, 21:$12M, 22:$12M, 23:$13.5M club option ($3M buyout)
    • perks: as part of the deal, Odor receives two horses for his ranch
  • 1 year/$0.5227M (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • 1 year/$513,850 (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/8/14
  • signed by Texas 1/2011 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.425M signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council (Rick Thurman and Rafael Nieves)
  • ML service: 3.121

Drew Hutchison rhp
1 year/$3M (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/15/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $3M in majors)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 3/29/18
    • DFA by Philadelphia 5/31/18, sent outright to Triple-A 6/4/18 (refused assignment, elected free agency)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 6/16/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Dodgers 8/1/18
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 8/4/18
  • 1 year/$2.3M (2017)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 9/15/17
  • 1 year/$2.2M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Toronto 8/1/16
  • 1 year/$0.5201M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5032M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.4932M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 4/20/12
  • drafted by Toronto 2009 (15-460) (Lakeland HS, Fla.)
  • $0.4M signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 3.165

Robinson Chirinos c
1 year/$2.35M (2018), plus 2019 option

  • 1 year/$2.35M (2018), plus 2019 club option
    • signed extension with Texas 3/21/17
    • 18:$2.25M, 19:$2.375M club option ($1M buyout)
    • 2019 option may increase based on plate appearances
  • 1 year/$1.95M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.55M (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$518,290 (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$502,232 (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13
    • acquired by Texas in trade 4/8/13 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 3/31/13
  • 1 year/$0.4807M (2012)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 10/29/10
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Chicago Cubs 1/7/11
  • signed 2000 by Chicago Cubs as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: MDR Sports Management
  • ML service: 5.103

Bartolo Colon rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/4/18 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.75M in majors (may opt out 3/24/18 if not on roster)
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 90, 100, 110, 120 innings. $0.15M each for 130, 140, 150, 160, 170, 180 IP.
    • released by Texas 3/24/18
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 3/26/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 4/2/18
  • 1 year/$12.5M (2017)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/11/16
    • DFA by Atlanta 6/29/17, released 7/4/17
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 7/7/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 7/18/17
  • 1 year/$7.25M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/16/15
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP. $50,000 for Cy Young award ($25,000 for second place in vote, $10,000 for third). $0.1M for WS MVP
  • 2 years/$20M (2014-15)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/6/14
    • 14:$9M, 15:$11M
  • 1 year/$3M (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/3/12
    • may earn more than $2M in performance bonuses 
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • activated from restricted list 4/6/13
  • 1 year/$2M (2012)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 1/16/12
    • placed on restricted list by Oakland 8/22/12 (positive test for enhanced levels of testosterone)
  • 1 year/$0.9M (2011)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/26/11 (minor-league deal)
    • $0.9M salary in majors
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 3/30/11
  • 1 year/$1M (2009)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/09
    • performance bonuses: $0.15M each for 100, 110, 120 IP. $0.2M each for 130, 140, 150, 160 IP. $0.25M each for 170, 175, 180 IP
    • award bonuses
    • released by White Sox 9/16/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 2/25/08 (minor-league contract)
    • $1.25M on Major League roster ($18,000/month in minors)
    • deal includes up to $5.75M in roster, performance bonuses
    • contract purchased 5/21/08
    • placed on suspended list 9/19/08
    • placed on restricted list 9/25/08
  • 4 years/$51M (2004-07)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/03
    • $8M signing bonus
    • 04:$9M, 05:$8M, 06:$12M, 07:$14M
    • 2007 salary increases to $15M with top 3 finish in ’06 Cy Young vote
    • limited no-trade clause (may block trade to 4 teams)
  • 4 years/$9.25M (1999-2002), plus 2003 club option (Cleveland)
    • signed extension with Cleveland
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 99:$0.5M, 00:$1M, 01:$2.5M, 02:$4.5M,
    • 03:$6M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • acquired by Montreal in trade 6/27/02
    • Montreal exercised 2003 option 10/02
    • escalators increased 2003 salary to $8.25M
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Montreal 1/15/03
  • 1 year/$0.18M (1998)
  • 1 year/$0.15M (1997)
  • signed by Cleveland 1993 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $3,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Adam Katz, Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 19.059

Chris Martin rhp
2 years/$4M (2018-19)

  • 2 years/$4M (2018-19)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/11/17
    • 18:$1.75M, 19:$2.25M
    • annual performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 10, 15, 20 games finished, $0.1M each for 25, 30, 35, 40 games finished
    • Texas must provide Martin with his release after 2019 season
  • 2016-17

    • Nippon Ham Fighters of Japan
  • 1 year/$511,025 (2015)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 1/13/15 after being DFA by Colorado 1/5/15
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
    • released by NY Yankees 11/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Boston 12/18/13
    • contract selected by Colorado 4/25/14
  • signed by Boston as an amateur free agent 3/31/11 (McLennan CC, Texas)
  • agent: SSG Baseball
  • ML service: 0.133

Cory Gearrin rhp
1 year/$1.675M (2018)

  • 1 year/$1.675M (2018)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from San Francisco 7/8/18 with $756,451 remaining on contract)
  • 1 year/$1.05M (2017)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 12/2/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses
  • 1 year/$0.55M (2016)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 9/8/15
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/25/14
  • 1 year/$491,250 (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 11/19/10
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/11
  • drafted by Atlanta 2007 (4-138) (Mercer)
  • $186,750 signing bonus
  • agent: Bo McKinnis
  • ML service: 4.136

Tony Barnette rhp
1 year/$1.5M (2018)

  • 1 year/$1.5M (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/4/17
  • 2 years/$3.5M (2016-17), plus 2018 option
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/15/15
    • 16:$1.5M, 17:$1.75M, 18:$4M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • 2016 and 2017 performance bonuses based on games finished: $50,000 each for 10, 15, 20 GF. $0.1M each for 25, 30, 35, 40 GF.
    • 2018 performance bonuses if option is exercised: $50,000 each for 20, 25, 30, 35 GF.
    • price of 2018 option may increase by $4M to $8M based on 2016-17 performance, with increases of $0.5M each for 110, 120 games pitched and 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 60 GF.
    • Texas declined 2018 option 11/6/17
  • 2010-15: Yakult of Japan

    • released by Arizona 1/5/10
    • signed by Yakult 1/7/10
  • drafted by Arizona 2006 (10-297) (Arizona State)
  • $10,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Don Nomura
  • ML service: 2.000

Jurickson Profar lf
1 year/$1.05M (2018)

  • 1 year/$1.05M (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.005M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.605M (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/15
  • 1 year/$505,750 (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/14
  • 1 year/$0.491M (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/18/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Texas 9/1/12
  • signed by Texas 7/2/09 as an amateur free agent from Curacao
  • $1.55M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 3.165

Ryan Rua inf
1 year/$0.87M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.87M (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/9/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$544,740 (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/17
  • 1 year/$510,120 (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Texas 8/29/14
  • drafted by Texas 2011 (17-534) (Lake Erie, Ohio_
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 2.129

Yovani Gallardo rhp
1 year/$0.75M (2018)

  • 1 year/$2M (2018)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/21/17 (non-guaranteed)
    • performance bonuses based on innings, relief appearance:
      • $0.1M each for 50, 65, 80 innings. $0.15M each for 95, 100 IP. $0.2M each for 125, 140 IP. $0.25M each for 155, 170, 185 IP.
      • $50,000 each for 30, 40 relief appearances. $75,000 each for 50, 60 relief appearances
    • released by Milwaukee 3/29/18 (due 45 days’ pay, $)
    • 1 year/$0.75M (2018), signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 3/31/18
    • may earn additional $0.25M in performance bonuses
    • DFA by Cincinnati 4/10/18, sent outright to Triple-A 4/12/18
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 4/13/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 6/17/18
  • 2 years/$22M (2016-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/16
    • 16:$9M, 17:$11M, 18:$13M club option ($2M buyout)
    • $3.25M is deferred without interest ($2.5M in 2016, $1M in 2017), to be paid in installments of $1.625M each 7/1/19 and 7/1/20
    • If club exercises 2018 option, $3M is deferred without interest, to be paid 7/1/21. If club declines 2018 option, buyout is paid 7/1/18.
    • award bonuses
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Baltimore 1/6/17, with Orioles paying Mariners $2M as part of the deal
    • Seattle declined 2018 option 11/2/17
  • 5 years/$30.1M (2010-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed extension 4/8/10, replacing 1 year/$0.45M deal for 2010 renewed 3/4/10
    • $1.25M signing bonus ($0.5M upon approval by MLB, $0.5M on 7/15/10, $0.25M on 11/15/10)
    • 10:$0.5M, 11:$3.25M, 12:$5.5M, 13:$7.75M, 14:$11.25M, 15:$13M club option ($0.6M buyout)
    • Gallardo may void option by earning 6 points based on 2010-14 Cy Young vote (5 points for 1st place, 3 points for 2nd place, 1 point for 3rd place)
    • full no-trade clause for 2010-12 seasons, may block deals to 10 clubs thereafter (Baltimore, Boston, Cleveland, Detroit, Houston, LA Angels, NY Yankees, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Toronto)
    • assignment bonus: additional $1M in salary with trade
    • Milwaukee exercised 2015 option 10/30/14
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Milwaukee 1/19/15, with Brewers paying $4M of 2015 salary of $14M
    • Texas made qualifying offer to Gallardo 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2009)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/3/09
  • 1 year/$0.404M (2008)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 6/14/07
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2004 (2-46) (Trimble Tech HS, Fort Worth, Texas)
  • $0.725M signing bonus
  • agent: Bobby Witt, Octagon
  • ML service: 10.108

Eddie Butler rhp
1 year/$570,750 (2018)

  • 1 year/$570,750 (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/18
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/27/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Colorado 2/1/17
    • signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Colorado 6/6/14
  • drafted by Colorado 2012 (1s-46) (Radford)
  • $1M signing bonus ($1.1077M slot)
  • agent: Steve Canter
  • ML service: 1.141

Alex Claudio lhp
1 year/$568,450 (2018)

  • 1 year/$568,450 (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$545,050 (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/17
  • 1 year/$510,250 (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/1/16
  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/13/14
  • drafted by Texas 2010 (27-826) (Isabel Flores HS, Juncos, P.R.)
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 2.114

Nomar Mazara of
1 year/$563,560 (2018)

  • 1 year/$563,560 (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$546,450 (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • signed by Texas 7/2/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $4.95M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 2.000

Delino DeShields Jr. 2b-of
1 year/$0.5615M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5615M (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$0.5403M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/17
  • 1 year/$517,130 (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)

    • selected by Texas from Houston in Rule 5 draft 12/11/14
    • signed by texas 2/27/15
  • drafted by Houston 2010 (1-8) (Woodward Academy, College Park, Ga.)
  • signed 8/5/10, $2.15M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 2.116

Joey Gallo 3b-1b
1 year/$0.56M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.56M (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$537,120 (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/25/17
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Texas 6/2//15
  • drafted by Texas 2012 (1s-39) (Bishop Gorman HS, Las Vegas)
  • $2.25M signing bonus ($1.3248M slot)
  • agent: Boras Corp. (previously Wasserman Media Group)
  • ML service: 1.103

Matt Bush rhp
1 year/$0.5559M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5559M (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$544,920 (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/18/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/13/16
  • 2012
    • placed on restricted list 3/30/12
    • released by Tampa Bay 12/5/12
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/28/10 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract selected by San Diego 11/20/08
    • DFA by San Diego 2/5/09
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from San Diego 2/10/09
    • signed by Toronto 2/23/09
    • released by Toronto 4/1/09
  • drafted by San Diego as shortstop 2004 (1-1) (Mission Bay HS, Calif.)
  • $3.15M signing bonus
  • agent: Ken Felder, Greg Genske, Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 1.143

Ricardo Rodriguez rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/8/17
  • signed by Texas 12/13/10 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.055

Clayton Blackburn rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/17
    • acquired by Texas in trade 4/16/17 after being DFA by San Francisco 4/11/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 11/20/15
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/16
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 11/20/13
  • drafted by San Francisco 2011 (16-507) (Santa Fe HS, Edmond, Okla.)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.007

Ronald Herrera rhp
1 year/$0.546M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.546M (2018)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from NY Yankees 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/13/16
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from San Diego 11/11/15
  • acquired by San Diego in trade from Oakland 5/28/11
  • signed by Oakland 12/11/11 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $20,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.007

Joe Palumbo lhp
1 year/$0.545M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.545M (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • drafted by Texas 2013 (30-910) (John the Baptist HS, West Islip, NY)
  • $32,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Carlos Tocci of
1 year/$0.545M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.545M (2018)
    • selected by Chicago White Sox from Philadelphia in Rule 5 draft 12/14/17
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/14/17
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • signed by Philadelphia 2011 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.759M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Hanser Alberto ss
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/15/18
  • 1 year/$537,360 (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/17
    • non-tendered by Texas 12/1/17
  • 1 year/$0.5115M (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/15
  • signed by Texas 11/23/09 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 2.023

Austin Bibens-Dirkx rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/24/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent /17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/7/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/6/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Lancaster of independent Atlantic League
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 6/16/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/20/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 2014
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/10/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/10/12 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Washington 8/12/12
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 8/15/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 7/5/09 (minor-league contract)
  • released by Seattle 4/3/09
  • drafted by Seattle 2006 (16-471) (Portland)
  • ML service: 0.148

Willie Calhoun 2b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Texas 9/12/17
  • acquired by Texas in trade from LA Dodgers 7/31/17
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2015 (4-132) (Yavapai JC, Ariz.)
  • $0.3475M signing bonus ($0.4188M slot)
  • ML service: 0.020

Zac Curtis lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/18
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 8/7/18 after being DFA by Philadelphia 7/31/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/17
    • claimed by Philadelphia off waivers 9/11/17 after being DFA by Seattle 9/4/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Arizona 4/30/16
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Arizona 11/23/16
  • drafted by Arizona 2014 (6-180) (Middle Tennessee State)
  • $40,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.097

Nick Gardewine rhp
1 year/$0.546M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.546M (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/21/17
  • drafted by Texas 2013 (7-220) (Kaskaskia JC, Ill.)
  • $0.1623M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.034

Ronald Guzman 1b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Texas 2/25/17
  • signed by Texas 7/2/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $3.45M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Jonathan Hernandez rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • signed by Texas 1/30/13 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.3M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Ariel Jurado rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • signed by Texas 12/14/12 as an amateur free agent from Panama
  • ML service: 0.000

Isiah Kiner-Falefa 2b-3b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • drafted by Texas 2013 (4-130) (Mid-Pacific Institute, Honolulu)
  • $0.202M signing bonus ($0.3859M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Jose Leclerc rhp
1 year/$0.5523M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5523M (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$0.536M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • signed by Texas 12/9/10 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Munger English Sports Management
  • ML service: 1.041

Brett Martin lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • drafted by Texas 2014 (4-126) (Walters State CC, Tenn.)
  • $0.475M signing bonus ($0.4643M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Yohander Mendez lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$0.536M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/25/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Texas 3/1/16
  • signed by Texas 7/2/11 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.059

Drew Robinson 2b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/2/16
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/17
  • drafted by Texas 2010 (4-136) (Silverado HS, Las Vegas)
  • $0.198M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.103

Chris Rowley rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Toronto 7/14/18
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Toronto 7/23/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Toronto 8/12/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 11/20/17
  • signed by Toronto 6/25/13 as an amateur free agent (Army)
  • ML service: 0.041

Connor Sadzeck rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/25/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • drafted by Texas 2011 (11-354) (Howard JC, Texas)
  • $0.35M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Jeffrey Springs lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 7/31/18
  • drafted by Texas 2015 (30-888) (Appalachian State)
  • ML service: 0.000

Jose Trevino c
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • drafted by Texas 2014 (6-186) (Oral Roberts)
  • $0.2M signing bonus ($0.2287M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000


Minor leagues

Eli Alvarez cf-2b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/18
    • acquired by Texas in trade 3/21/18 after being DFA by Philadelphia 3/16/18
    • DFA by Texas 5/29/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 11/18/16
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/17
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from St. Louis 9/6/17
  • signed by St. Louis 7/2/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Miguel Aparicio of
2018

  • signed by Texas 7/2/15 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.5M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Ryan Brett 2b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/10/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 12/22/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/16
    • non-tendered by Tampa Bay 12/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/8/15
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2010 (3-98) (Highline HS, Burien, Wash.)
  • $0.3411M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.041

Juan Centeno c
1  year/$0.6M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.6M (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
    • DFA by Texas 5/3/18, sent outright to Triple-A 5/7/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 12/19/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Houston 5/21/17
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Houston 11/27/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/4/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 5/6/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 11/18/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 11/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from NY Mets 10/31/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 9/9/13
  • drafted by NY Mets 2007 (32-991) (Antonio Luchetti HS, Arecibo, P.R.)
  • agent: Magnus Sports
  • ML service: 1.140

Kyle Cody rhp
2018

  • drafted by Texas 2016 (6-89) (Kentucky)
  • $0.15M signing bonus ($0.2529M slot)
  • ML service:

Hans Crouse rhp
2018

  • drafted by Texas 2017 (2-66) (Dana Hills HS, Dana Point, Calif.)
  • $1.45M signing bonus ($0.9265M slot)
  • ML service:

Steve Delabar rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/4/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/13/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.835M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Toronto 3/29/16 (due 45 days’ salary, or $205,327)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 4/2/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 5/7/16
    • DFA by Cincinnati 5/22/16, sent outright to Triple-A 5/24/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5159M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.4989M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.4807M (2012)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/27/12
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Seattle 7/31/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 9/6/11
  • drafted by San Diego 2003 (29-851) (Volunteer State CC)
  • agent: Meister Sports
  • ML service: 3.053

Brett Eibner of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/21/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade 1/25/17 after being DFA by Oakland 1/20/17
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/17
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 9/1/17, released 9/2/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/16
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Kansas City 7/29/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2010 (2-54) (Arkansas)
  • $1.25M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.156

Paolo Espino rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/21/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/10/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 5/19/17
    • acquired by Texas in trade 8/27/17 after being DFA by Milwaukee 8/23/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 10/10/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 11/18/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 3/27/14
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 4/10/14 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by Cleveland 2006 (10-310) (Pendleton School, Bradenton, Fla.)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.059

Chi Chi Gonzalez rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/4/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.537M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/17
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/30/15
  • drafted by Texas 2013 (1-23) (Oral Roberts)
  • signed 6/10/13, $2.215M signing bonus ($1.92M slot)
  • ML service: 1.078

Anthony Gose of-lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/1/17 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.615M in majors
    • selected by Houston from Texas in Rule 5 draft 12/14/17
    • placed on outright waivers by Houston 3/5/18
    • returned by Houston to Texas 3/9/18
  • 2017
    • DFA by Detroit 1/18/17, sent outright to Triple-A 1/25/17
  • 1 year/$0.525M (2016)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/5/16
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/1/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Toronto 11/12/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 7/17/12
  • acquired by Toronto in trade from Houston 7/28/10
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Philadelphia 7/28/10
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2008 (2-51) (Bellflower HS, Calif.)
  • signed 6/08, $0.772M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 2.125

Deolis Guerra rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/16/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • DFA by Washington 2/10/17, sent outright to Triple-A 2/15/17
    • contract selected by Washington 4/14/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 6/6/17
    • contract selected by LA Angels 9/5/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 11/17 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/7/15 (minor-league contract)
    • selected by LA Angels from Pittsburgh in Rule 5 draft 12/10/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 3/16 (refused assignment)
    • re-signed by LA Angels as a free agent 3/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/21/16
    • DFA by LA Angels 5/30/16, sent outright to Triple-A 6/2/16
    • contract selected by LA Angels 6/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 11/13/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 6/26/15
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers 8/5/15 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 7/31/15
    • claim rescinded, Guerra returned to Pittsburgh and placed on the disabled list 8/7/15 upon discovery of pre-existing left knee injury
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 10/22/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 11/20/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 2013
    • re-signed by Minnesota
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 11/30/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/7/10
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from NY Mets 2/1/08
  • signed by NY Mets 7/2/05 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.7M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 1.144

Destin Hood of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/4/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Miami 10/10/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 11/14/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Miami 9/1/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cleveland 7/14/15
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 7/17/15 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by Washington 2008 (2-55) (St. Paul’s Episcopal, Mobile, Ala.)
  • $1.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.032

Tommy Joseph 1b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • claimed by Texas off waives 3/19/18 after being DFA by Philadelphia 3/12/18
    • DFA by Texas 3/29/18, sent outright to Triple-A 4/3/18
  • 1 year/$0.543M (2017)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 5/13/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/19/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/14
  • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from San Francisco 7/31/12
  • drafted by San Francisco 2009 (2-55) (Horizon HS, Scottsdale, Ari.)
  • $0.7125M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 1.143

Adam Loewen lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 1/9/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/13/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 10/31/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Arizona 7/30/16
    • DFA by Arizona 8/15/16, sent outright to Triple-A 8/18/16
  • 2 years (2014-15)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 4/16/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 8/7/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/7/15
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/12/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 11/22/11 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2011 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 9/6/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 11/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/10 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Toronto as free agent OF 10/24/08 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.816M (2008)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/18/08
    • released by Baltimore 10/20/08
  • 1 year/$1.02M (2007)
    • re-signed by Baltimore
  • 4 years/$4.02M (2003-06)
    • signed Major League contract with Baltimore 5/03
    • $3.2M signing bonus (spread over four years)
  • drafted (as LHP) by Baltimore 2002 (1-4) (Fraser Valley Christian HS, Surrey, BC)
  • agent: Michael Moye
  • ML service: 3.042 (through 2016)

Brandon Mann lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/13/18
    • DFA by Texas 8/7/18, sent outright to Triple-A 8/9/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Oakland as a free agent (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/6/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 2015: Fargo-Moorhead of independent American Association
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/2/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Pittsburgh 5/30/14
    • signed by Lancaster of independent Atlantic League
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/9/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Washington 3/28/13
  • 2011-12: Yokohama of Japan
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 3/7/10 (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Dodgers 8/20/10
  • 2007-08
    • restricted list
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2002 (27-794) (Mount Rainier HS, Des Moines, Wash.)
  • ML service: 0.000

Julio Pablo Martinez of
2018

  • signed by Texas 3/6/18 as an amateur free agent from Cuba
  • $2.8M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Nick Noonan 2b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 2/14/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Oakland 3/31/18
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 4/15/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 2/14/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 2/17/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Diego 8/10/16
    • DFA by San Diego 9/21/16, sent outright to Triple-A 9/28/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Yankees 7/20/15
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 8/6/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 9/1/15
    • refused assignment, elected free agency 10/15/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/4/14
    • DFA by San Francisco 7/25/14, sent outright to Triple-A 8/3/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 11/20/12
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/13
  • drafted by San Francisco 2007 (1s-32) (Parker HS, San Diego)
  • signed 6/14/07, $915,750 signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 0.162

Cliff Pennington ss-2b
1 year/$1.5M (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/15/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.5M in majors)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 3/26/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 4/29/18, released 5/18/18
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 5/18/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 2 years/$3.75M (2016-17)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/17/15
    • 16:$1.5M, 17:$2.25M
    • annual performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 225, 250 plate appearances. $75,000 each for 275, 300, 325, 350, 375, 400 PAs. $0.1M each for 425, 450 PAs
  • 1 year/$3.275M (2015)
    • re-signed by Arizona 12/29/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Arizona 8/8/15
  • 2 years/$5M (2013-14)
    • signed by Arizona 1/13 (avoided arbitration, $2.8M-$1.8M)
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 13:$1.25M, 14:$2.75M
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Oakland 10/20/12
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/21/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 8/12/08
  • drafted by Oakland 2005 (1-21) (Texas A&M)
  • signed 6/05, $1.45M signing bonus
  • agent: Sosnick Cobbe & Karon
  • ML service: 8.114

Carlos Perez c
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/18
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade 3/31/18 after being DFA by LA Angels 3/28/18
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 5/2/18 after being DFA by Atlanta 4/27/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 7/16/18
  • 1 year/$0.5475M (2017)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.513M (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Houston 11/5/14
    • signed by LA Angels 3/15
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Toronto 7/20/12
  • signed by Toronto 1/2/08 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 2.021

Cole Ragans lhp
2018

  • drafted by Texas 2016 (1-30) (North Florida Christian HS, Tallahassee)
  • $2.0034M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Tony Sanchez c
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/18 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Cincinnati 4/18/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/22/16 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from LA Angels 9/12/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 9/12/17
    • contract selected by Atlanta 9/24/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 10/23/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 1/6/16, released 1/13/16
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/19/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Toronto 7/30/16
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 8/3/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 9/27/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by San Francisco 11/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.518M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$0.507M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2009 (1-4) (Boston College)
  • $2.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Mike Zimmerman, ACES
  • ML service: 1.011

Chris Seise ss
2018

  • drafted by Texas 2017 (1-29) (West Orange HS, Winter Garden, Fla.)
  • $2M signing bonus ($2.2389M slot)
  • ML service:

Leodys Taveras of
2018

  • signed by Texas 7/15 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $2.1M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Bubba Thompson of
2018

  • drafted by Texas 2017 (1-26) (McGill-Toolin Catholic HS, Mobile, Ala.)
  • $2.1M signing bonus ($2.4501M slot)
  • ML service:

Chris Tillman rhp
1 year/$3M (2018)

  • 1 year/$3M (2018)
    • signed by Baltimore 2/19/18 as a free agent
    • performance bonuses: $1M each for 125, 150 innings pitched. $1.5M each for 175, 190 IP. $2M for 200 IP
    • some earned performance bonuses are to be deferred (deferrals are voided with trade)
    • DFA by Baltimore 7/20/18, refused assignment, elected free agency 7/25/18
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 8/2/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$10.05M (2017)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$6.225M (2016)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 180, 190, 200 innings
  • 1 year/$4.315M (2015)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.546M (2014)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/11/14
  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2013)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/13
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/10/12
  • 1 year/$0.417M (2011)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/9/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 7/29/09
  • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Seattle 2/8/08
  • drafted by Seattle 2006 (2-49) (Fountain Valley HS, Calif.)
  • $0.68M signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 6.113

Shawn Tolleson rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/21/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1M (2017)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/23/17
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 for 35 relief appearances. $75,000 each for 40, 45 relief appearances. $0.1M for 50 relief appearances. $0.15M for 55 relief appearances. $0.2M for 60 relief appearances. $0.25M each for 60, 65 relief appearances
    • one-time assignment bonus: $50,000 with trade
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 11/6/17 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$3.275M (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/25/16 (avoided arbitration, $3.9M-$2.6M)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 10/26/16 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$0.5197M (2015)
    • renewed by Texas 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$502,082 (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/13
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from LA Dodgers 11/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 6/4/12
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2010 (30-922) (Baylor)
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 5.109

Edinson Volquez rhp
2 years (2018-19)

  • 2 years (2018-19)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/16/18 (minor-league contract)
    • 2019 salary of $2M in majors
    • may earn additional $4.5M in 2019 performance bonuses
  • 2 years/$22M (2017-18)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 11/16
    • 17:$9M, 18:$13M
    • released by Miami 12/13/17
  • 2 years/$20M (2015-16), plus 2017 mutual option
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/29/14
    • 15:$7.5M, 16:$9.5M, 17:$10M mutual option ($3M buyout)
    • $0.5M assignment bonus if traded
    • perks: suite on road
    • Volquez declined 2017 option 11/16
  • 1 year/$5M (2014)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/11/13
  • 1 year/$5.725M (2013)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by San Diego 8/24/13, released 8/28/13
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 8/29/13 (Dodgers pay pro-rated Major League minimum, with Padres responsible for balance of 2013 salary)
  • 1 year/$2.2375M (2012)
    • signed by San Diego 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.625M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/31/11 (avoided arbitration, $2M-$1.3M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 24, 28 starts
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Cincinnati 12/17/11
  • 1 year/$0.445M (2010)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/10
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2009)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/3/09
  • 1 year/$0.3925M (2008)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Texas 12/21/07
    • signed by Cincinnati 2/29/08
  • 1 year/$0.382M (2007)
    • re-signed 2/07 (split contract paying $83,000 in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.329M (2006)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Texas 8/05
  • signed by Texas 10/01 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 10.059

Cole Winn rhp
2018

  • drafted by Texas 2018 (1-15) (Orange Lutheran HS, Calif.)
  • $3.15M signing bonus ($3.7385M slot)
  • ML service: