Minnesota Twins

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

Jim Pohlad Owner
2009 -

  • Jim Pohlad, 2009 -
    • upon their father’s 2009 death, Carl Pohlad’s sons assumed control of Twins Sports, Inc., with Jim Pohlad as Chairman and his brothers Bill and Bob as members of the board
  • Carl Pohlad, 1984-2009
    • banker Carl Pohlad bought the Twins for $44M in 1984
  • Clark Griffith, 1955-1984
    • Clark Griffith took control of the club in 1955 upon the death of his father, Calvin Griffith, who founded the team in Washington in 1919
  • Forbes magazine valued the team at $1.03 billion in April, 2017.
TWINS PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2018 $ $ ()
2017 $108,102,500 $123,573,527 (21)
2016 $105,333,700 $122,601,625 (20)
2015 $108,262,500 $108,275,245 (20)
2014 $ 85,465,000 $ 91,071,286 (24)
2013 $ 82,010,000 $ 76,132,483 (24)
2012 $100,435,000 $101,165,992 (13)
2011 $113,237,000 $115,419,106 ( 9)
2010 $ 97,659,167 $103,039,407 (10)
2009 $ 65,299,266 $ 73,068,407 (23)
2008 $ 56,932,766 $ 65,096,667 (25)
2007 $ 71,439,500 $ 71,938,505 (21)
2006 $ 63,396,006 $ 64,809,258 (21)
2005 $ 56,186,000 $ 56,388,000 (20)
2004 $ 53,585,000 $ 54,795,587 (21)
2003 $ 55,505,000 $ 65,318,977 (18)
2002 $ 40,225,000 $ 41,309,031 (27)
2001 $ 24,130,000 $ 27,411,912 (30)
2000 $ 15,700,000 $ 16,723,347 (30)
  • 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.

Derek Falvey Executive VP, Chief Baseball Officer
2017 -

  • 2017 -
    • hired by Minnesota as Executive VP, Chief Baseball Officer 11/4/16
  • Cleveland, 2007-16
    • assistant GM (2016)
    • director, baseball operations (2012-15)

Thad Levine Senior VP, General Manager
2017 -

  • 2017 –
    • hired by Minnesota as Senior VP, General Manager 11/4/16
  • Texas, assistant GM (2006-16)
  • Colorado (2001-2005)
  • VP, Assistant GM Rob Antony
  • VP, Player Personnel Mike Radcliff
  • Director of Scouting Deron Johnson
  • Director of Minor League Operations Brad Steil
  • former Executive VP, General Manager Terry Ryan
    • 2012 –
      • selected as interim GM, 11/7/11, replacing Bill Smith
      • selected as permanent GM 10/5/12
    • Special Assistant, 2008-11
    • Executive VP / General Manager, 1995-2007
    • Assistant GM, 1992-94
    • Scouting Director, 1987-91
  • former GM Bill Smith
    • promoted to General Manager 10/07
    • fired by Minnesota 11/7/11

Paul Molitor Manager
3 years (2018-20)

  • 3 years (2018-20)
    • signed extension with Minnesota 10/9/17
  • 3 years (2015-17)
    • hired as manager by Minnesota 11/4/14
  • Minnesota, 2000-01, 2003 and 2005-14:
    • bench coach (2000-01), minor-league base-running and infield coordinator (2003, 2005-13), coach (2014)
  • Seattle, 2004: hitting coach
  • former manager Ron Gardenhire
    • 2 years (2014-15)
      • signed extension with Minnesota 9/30/13
      • fired by Minnesota 9/29/14
    • 2 years (2012-13)
      • signed extension with Minnesota 11/17/10
    • 2 years (2010-11)
      • signed extension with Minnesota 11/13/08
    • 2 years/$2.5M (2008-09)
      • signed extension with Minnesota 10/06
    • 2 years/$2.35M (2006-07)
      • signed extension with Minnesota 1/05
      • 06:$1.1M, 07:$1.25M
    • 2 years/$1.26M (2004-05)
      • signed extension with Minnesota 10/03
      • 04:$0.58M, 05:$0.68M
    • 2 years/$0.85M (2002-03), plus 2004 club option
      • hired by Minnesota 1/02, replacing Tom Kelly
      • 02:$0.4M, 03:$0.45M, 04:$0.5M club option

Joe Mauer 1b
8 years/$184M (2011-18)

  • 8 years/$184M (2011-18)
    • signed extension with Minnesota 3/22/10 (largest-ever deal for a catcher and fourth-largest contract in history at signing)
    • 11-18: $23 million annually
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for MVP ($75,000 for 2nd in vote, $50,000 for 3rd, $25,000 for 4th-6th). $0.1M for WS MVP. $50,000 for LCS MVP. $25,000 each for Gold Glove, All Star selection
    • full no-trade protection
  • 4 years/$33M (2007-10)
    • signed extension with Minnesota 2/07 (avoided arbitration, $4.5M-$3.3M)
    • 07:$3.75M, 08:$6.25M, 09:$10.5M, 10:$12.5M
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for WS MVP, $0.1M for MVP ($75,000 for 2nd, $50,000 for 3rd). $50,000 for LCS MVP. $25,000 each for Gold Glove, All Star selection
    • limited no-trade clause (may block deals to 3 clubs each year)
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2006)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.325M (2005)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/05
  • drafted by Minnesota 2001 (1-1) (Cretin-Derham HS, St. Paul, Minn.)
  • $5.15M signing bonus (paid over 5 years)
  • agent: Ron Shapiro
  • ML service: 14.000

Ervin Santana rhp
4 years/$55M (2015-18), plus 2019 option

  • 4 years/$55M (2015-18), plus 2019 club option
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/11/14
    • 15-18:$13.5M annually. 19:$14M club option
    • 2019 option guaranteed if Santana passes physical after 2018 season and throws 400 innings in 2017-18, including 200 IP in 2018
    • award bonuses, including $0.1M for Cy Young, $50,000 for Gold Glove, $25,000 for All Star
    • placed on restricted list 4/3/15 (80-game suspension for positive PED test)
  • 1 year/$14.1M (2014)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/12/14
    • Atlanta made qualifying offer 11/1/14
  • 4 years/$30M (2009-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with LA Angels 2/14/09
    • 09:$3.8M, 10:$6M, 11:$8M, 12:$11.2M, 13:$13M club option ($1M buyout)
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove, LCS MVP. $50,000 each for MVP, WS MVP. $0.1M for Cy Young ($80,000 for 2nd, $60,000-3rd, $40,000-4th, $20,000-5th)
    • LA Angels exercised 2013 option 10/31/12
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from LA Angels 10/31/12 (Angels paid Royals $1M in the deal) 
    • Kansas City made qualifying offer 11/4/13 (declined)
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2008)
    • renewed by LA Angels 3/2/08
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2007)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.35M (2006)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/05
  • signed by LA Angels 2000 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.7M signing bonus
  • agent: Jay Alou, Octaon (previously Adam Katz, Bean Stringfellow)
  • ML service: 12.104

Phil Hughes rhp
5 years/$58M (2015-19)

  • 5 years/$58M (2015-19)
    • signed extension with Minnesota 12/22/14, replacing final two seasons in previous contract
    • 15:$9.2M, 16:$9.2M, 17:$13.2M, 18:$13.2M, 19:$13.2M
    • annual performance bonus: $0.2M for 200 innings pitched
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 3 clubs/year)
  • 3 years/$24M (2014-16)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/5/13
    • 14:$8M, 15:$8M, 16:$8M
    • performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 180, 195 innings pitched. $0.5M for 210 IP
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 3 clubs/year)
  • 1 year/$7.15M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/16/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.2M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/13/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.7M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.447M (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/12/10
  • 1 year/$407,650 (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 2/09 ($213,218 in minors)
  • 1 year/$406,350 (2008)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/4/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 4/07
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2004 (1-23) (Foothill HS, Santa Ana, Calif.)
  • $1.4M signing bonus
  • agent: Nez Balelo, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 10.113

Brian Dozier 2b
4 years/$20M (2015-18)

  • 4 years/$20M (2015-18)
    • signed extension with Minnesota 3/24/15, replacing one-year, $0.59M contract signed 3/3/15
    • 15:$2M, 16:$3M, 17:$6M, 18:$9M
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for All-Star, Gold Glove. $0.1M each for MVP, WS MVP
  • 1 year/$0.54M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • 1 year/$0.4975M (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 5/7/12
  • drafted by Minnesota 2009 (8-252) (Southern Mississippi)
  • $30,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Damon Lapa, All Bases Covered
  • ML service: 5.100

Addison Reed rhp
2 years/$16.75M (2018-19)

  • 2 years/$16.75M (2018-19)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 1/16/18
    • 18:$8.25M, 19:$8.5M
  • 1 year/$7.75M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from NY Mets 7/31/17, with Red Sox paying remaining $2,625,683 in 2017 salary
  • 1 year/$5.3M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.875M (2015)
    • re-signed by Arizona 2/13/15 (avoided arbitration, $5.6M-$4.7M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 55, 60 games finished
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Arizona 8/30/15
  • 1 year/$0.5385M (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
  • 1 year/$0.52M (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/22/13
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/16/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/4/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 9/2/11
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2010 (3-95) (San Diego State)
  • $358,200 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 6.001

Jason Castro c
3 years/$24.5M (2017-19)

  • 3 years/$24.5M (2017-19)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 11/30/16
    • 17:$8.5M, 18:$8M, 19:$8M
  • 1 year/$5M (2016)
    • lost arbitration with Houston 2/9/16 ($5.25M-$5M)
  • 1 year/$4M (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.45M (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4966M (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.486M (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/18/12
  • 1 year/$0.4215M (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/16/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Houston 6/22/10
  • drafted by Houston 2008 (1-10) (Stanford)
  • signed 7/08, $2.07M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 7.104

Kyle Gibson rhp
2018

  • 2018
    • arbitration-eligible ($4.55M-$4.2M)
  • 1 year/$2.9M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5875M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5375M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5025M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • drafted by Minnesota 2009 (1-22) (Missouri)
  • signed 8/17/09, $1.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Rowley Sports
  • ML service: 4.039

Eduardo Escobar inf
1 year/$4.85M (2018)

  • 1 year/$4.85M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/11/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.6M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 12/2/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.15M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5325M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/4/12
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/29/12 (Francisco Liriano deal)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 11/19/10
  • signed by Chicago White Sox 7/28/06 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Magnus Sports (Praver-Shapiro)
  • ML service: 5.128

Fernando Rodney rhp
1 year/$4.5M (2018), plus 2019 option

  • 1 year/$4.5M (2018), plus 2019 club option
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/15/17
    • 18:$4.25M, 19:$4.25M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • performance bonuses:
      • $0.3M each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 games finished
      • $0.25M each for 50, 55, 60, 65 games
  • 1 year/$2.75M (2017)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/7/16
    • performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 40, 50, 60 relief appearances. $0.5M for 70 relief appearances. $0.25M for 40 games finished. $0.5M each for 50, 60 GF. $0.75M each for 65, 70 GF.
  • 1 year/$2M (2016), plus 2017 option
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/16
    • 16:$1.6M, 17:$2M club option ($0.4M buyout)
    • price of 2017 option increases based on amount earned in performance bonuses during 2016 season
    • annual performance bonuses:
      • $0.5M each for 40, 50, 60 games
      • $0.25M each for 20, 30 games finished
      • $0.5M each for 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65 GF
    • acquired by Miami in trade from San Diego 6/30/16
    • Miami declined 2017 option 11/16
  • 2 years/$14M (2014-15)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 2/7/14
    • 14:$7M, 15:$7M
    • may earn additional $1M in performance bonuses
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade 8/27/15 after being DFA by Seattle 8/23/15
  • 1 year/$2M (2012), plus 2013 club option
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/4/12
    • 12:$1.75M, 13:$2.5M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • Tampa Bay exercised 2013 option 10/31/12
  • 2 years/$11M (2010-11)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/23/09
    • 10:$5.5M, 11:$5.5M
  • 1 year/$2.7M (2009)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/14/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 2 years/$2.7M (2007-08)
    • signed extension with Detroit 1/07 (avoided arbitration), replacing 1 year/$1.05M deal signed earlier 1/07
    • 07:$1M, 08:$1.7M
    • $0.5M annually in performance bonuses
  • 2 years/$0.385M (2006)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/06
  • 1 year/$0.3185M (2005)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/05
  • 1 year/$0.304M (2004)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/04
  • signed by Detroit 1997 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Octagon (previously Bill Rego)
  • ML service: 14.137

Zach Duke lhp
1 year/$2.15M (2018)

  • 1 year/$2.15M (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/26/17
    • performance bonuses: $0.2M each for 40, 50 appearances. $0.3M each for 55, 60 appearances. $0.5M for 65 appearances
  • 3 years/$15M (2015-17)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 11/18/14
    • 15:$4.5M, 16:$5M, 17:$5.5M
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/31/16 with $7,221,212 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2014)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/15/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 12/3/12 
    • DFA by Washington 6/4/13, released 6/10/13
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 6/13/13 (minor-league contract) 
    • released by Cincinnati 8/3/13
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 8/12/13 (minor-league contract) 
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 8/30/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 1/27/12 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Houston 3/27/12
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 3/29/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Washington 9/3/12
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2011), plus 2012 club option
    • signed by Arizona 12/2/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • 11:$3.5M, 12:$5.5M club option ($0.75M buyout)
    • Arizona declined 2012 option 10/31/11
  • 1 year/$4.3M (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Pittsburgh 11/24/10 after being DFA 11/19/10
  • 1 year/$2.2M (2009)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2008)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/10/08
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2007)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.335M (2006)
    • renewed by Pittsburgh 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 7/05
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2001 (20-594) (Midway HS, Waco, Texas)
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 11.054

Robbie Grossman lf
1 year/$2M (2018)

  • 1 year/$2M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5525M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/11/15 (minor-league contract with May opt-out date)
    • opted out of contract with Cleveland 5/15/16
    • signed by Minnesota as free agent 5/17/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 5/19/16
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
    • released by Houston 11/19/15
  • 1 year/$0.5045M (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Pittsburgh 7/24/12
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2008 (6-174) (Cypress-Fairbanks HS, Cypress, Texas)
  • $1M signing bonus
  • agent: Lagardere Sports
  • ML service: 3.060

Michael Pineda rhp
2 years/$10M (2018-19)

  • 2 years/$10M (2018-19)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/13/17
    • 18:$2M, 19:$8M
    • annual performance bonuses: $0.5M each for 150, 160, 170, 180, 190, 200 innings pitched
  • 1 year/$7.4M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.3M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.1M (2015)
    • re-signed by 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year$538,475 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year/$528,475 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year/$528,475 (2012)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Seattle 1/13/12
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 11/19/10
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/11
  • signed by Seattle 12/05 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $35,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 6.099

Ryan Pressly rhp
1 year/$1.6M (2018)

  • 1 year/$1.6M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.175M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.52M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5115M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • selected by Minnesota from Boston in Rule 5 Draft 12/6/12
    • signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • drafted by Boston 2007 (11-354) (Marcus HS, Flower Mound, Texas)
  • agent: Landis Baseball
  • ML service: 4.039

Ehire Adrianza 2b-ss
1 year/$1M (2018)

  • 1 year/$1M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2017)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 12/2/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • split contract paying $0.3M in minors
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers 1/31/17 after being DFA by San Francisco 1/24/17
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers 2/6/17 after being DFA by Milwaukee 2/2/17
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2016)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2015)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/15
    • DFA by San Francisco 4/5/15, sent outright to Triple-A 4/11/15
    • contract selected by San Francisco 6/30/15
  • 1 year/$0.5005M (2014)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/9/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 11/17/10
    • re-signed by San Francisco 2/11
  • signed by San Francisco 2006 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 3.131

Trevor May rhp
1 year/$0.65M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.65M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.555M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.545M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Philadelphia 12/6/12
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2008 (4-136) (Kelso HS, Wash.)
  • $0.375M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 3.051

Miguel Sano 3b
1 year/$0.5725M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5725M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/11/17
  • 1 year/$0.5475M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • signed by Minnesota 2009 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $3.15M signing bonus
  • agent: Roc Nation Sports (previously Rob Plummer)
  • ML service: 2.095

Eddie Rosario lf
1 year/$0.5525M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.552M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5425M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • drafted by Minnesota 2010 (4-135) (Rafael Lopez Landron HS, Guayama, P.R.)
  • $0.2M signing bonus
  • agent: Gavin Kahn
  • ML service: 2.120

Max Kepler of
1 year/$0.5475M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5475M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/13 
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • signed by Minnesota 2009 as an amateur free agent from Germany
  • $0.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Sosnick Cobbe & Karon
  • ML service: 1.152

Tyler Duffey rhp
1 year/$0.5425M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5425M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 8/3/15
  • drafted by Minnesota 2012 (5-160) (Rice)
  • $0.2671M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Dishman Sports
  • ML service: 2.042

Taylor Rogers lhp
1 year/$0.5425M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5425M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • drafted by Minnesota 2012 (11-340) (Kentucky)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Frontline
  • ML service: 1.145

Jorge Polanco 2b
1 year/$0.54M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.54M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/13 
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • signed by Minnesota 7/6/09 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 1.105

Kennys Vargas 1b
1 year/$0.54M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.54M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5175M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/13 
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • signed by Minnesota 2/25/09 as a free agent from Puerto Rico
  • $0.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Paul Kinzer
  • ML service: 2.010

Byron Buxton of
1 year/$0.535M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 6/14/15
  • drafted by Minnesota 2012 (1-2) (Appling County HS, Baxley, Ga.)
  • $6M signing bonus ($6.2M slot)
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 2.064

Adalberto Mejia lhp
1 year/$0.535M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 11/20/15
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/16
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from San Francisco 7/28/16
  • signed by San Francisco 2011 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.151

Jose Berrios rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 4/26/16
  • drafted by Minnesota 2012 (1s-32) (Papa Juan XXIII HS, Bayamon, P.R.)
  • $1.55M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Melvin Roman, MDR Sports
  • ML service: 1.044

Alan Busenitz rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 6/17/17
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from LA Angels 8/1/16
  • drafted by LA Angels 2013 (25-757) (Kennesaw State)
  • ML service: 0.086

J.T. Chargois rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • drafted by Minnesota 2012 (2-72) (Rice)
  • $0.7126M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.084

John Curtiss rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 8/23/17
  • drafted by Minnesota 2014 (6-170) (Texas)
  • $0.2669M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.040

Dietrich Enns lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/13/16
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from NY Yankees 7/30/17
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2012 (19-607) (Central Michigan)
  • ML service: 0.027

Mitch Garver c
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • drafted by Minnesota 2013 (9-260) (New Mexico)
  • $40,000 signing bonus ($0.1481 slot)
  • ML service: 0.045

Stephen Gonsalves lhp
2018

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/17
  • drafted by Minnesota 2013 (4-110) (Cathedral Catholic HS, San Diego)
  • $0.7M signing bonus ($0.4682M slot)
  • agent: John Boggs
  • ML service: 0.000

Zach Granite of
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • drafted by Minnesota 2013 (14-410) (Seton Hall)
  • ML service: 0.067

Trevor Hildenberger rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 6/23/17
  • drafted by Minnesota 2014 (22-650) (Cal)
  • ML service: 0.101

Felix Jorge rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • signed by Minnesota 2/21/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.25M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.002

Tyler Kinley rhp
2018

  • 2018
    • selected by Minnesota from Miami in Rule 5 draft 12/14/17
  • drafted by Miami 2013 (16-472) (Barry University, Fla.)
  • ML service: 0.000

Zack Littell rhp
2018

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/17
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from NY Yankees 7/30/17
  • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Seattle 11/18/16
  • drafted by Seattle 2013 (11-327) (Eastern Almance HS, Mebane, N.C.)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Gabriel Moya lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 9/12/17
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Arizona 7/27/17
  • signed by Arizona 3/27/12 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.020

Fernando Romero rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • signed by Minnesota 11/4/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.22M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Aaron Slegers rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 8/17/17
  • drafted by Minnesota 2013 (5-140) (Indiana)
  • $0.38M signing bonus ($0.3505M slot)
  • ML service: 0.029

Lewis Thorpe lhp
2018

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/17
  • signed by Minnesota 7/12/12 as an amateur free agent from Australia
  • $0.5M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Minor leagues

Travis Blankenhorn 2b-3b
2017

  • drafted by Minnesota 2015 (3-80) (Pottsville HS, Pa.)
  • $0.65M signing bonus ($0.754M slot)
  • ML service:

Buddy Boshers lhp
2018

  • 2018
    • DFA by Minnesota 1/15/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/11/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 5/25/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Colorado 3/19/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
    • DFA by LA Angels 5/8/14, sent outright to Triple-A 5/12/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 8/10/13
  • drafted by LA Angels 2008 (4-139) (Calhoun CC, Ala.)
  • $0.21M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.127

Nick Buss cf
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 1/3/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/24/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/3/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 8/13/16
    • DFA by LA Angels 10/5/16, sent outright to Triple-A 10/10/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 11/19/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/2/14
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers 5/4/14 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 5/1/14
    • DFA by Oakland 7/5/14, sent outright to Triple-A 7/7/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 9/14/13
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2008 (8-247) (USC)
  • $95,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.067

Kevin Chapman lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/17
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers from Houston 3/13/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 3/31/17
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Atlanta 5/8/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5103M (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5034M (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Houston 8/9/13
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Kansas City 3/20/12
  • drafted by Kansas City 2010 (4-119) (University of Florida)
  • $0.25M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 0.157 (through 2016)

Paul Clemens rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/17
    • released by San Diego 3/20/17
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 3/29/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/1/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Miami 6/19/16
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers from Miami 6/28/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/20/14 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Philadelphia 6/25/15
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 8/1/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
    • DFA by Houston 9/2/14, sent outright to Triple-A 9/5/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/18/11
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Atlanta 7/31/11
  • drafted by Atlanta 2008 (7-220) (Louisburg JC, N.C.)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 1.128 (through 2016)

Taylor Featherston 2b-ss
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/15/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Philadelphia 6/9/17
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 8/28/17, sent outright to Triple-A 8/30/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade 2/10/16 after being DFA by LA Angels 2/5/16
    • signed by Philadelphia 3/16
    • DFA by Philadelphia 9/10/16, sent outright to Triple-A 9/12/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • selected by Chicago Cubs from Colorado in Rule 5 draft 12/11/14
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Chicago Cubs 12/11/1
    • signed by LA Angels 3/9/15
  • drafted by Colorado 2011 (5-168) (TCU)
  • $0.1449M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 1.067

Tommy Field 2b
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/15/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/2/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Detroit 5/6/16
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 5/14/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/11/15
    • DFA by Texas 5/30/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers 8/10/14 after being DFA by LA Angels 8/7/14
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 8/24/14, sent outright to Triple-A 8/29/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers from Colorado 11/2/12
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers from Minnesota 11/28/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 9/11/11
  • drafted by Colorado 2008 (24-737) (Texas State)
  • agent: Select Sports Group
  • ML service: 0.094 (through 2015)

Nick Gordon ss
2017

  • drafted by Minnesota 2014 (1-5) (Olympia HS, Orlando)
  • $3.851M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service:

Nick Greenwood lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/30/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/26/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 3/24/16
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 5/6/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/15
    • DFA by St. Louis 9/9/15, sent outright to Triple-A 9/11/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 6/15/14
  • acquired by St. Louis in trade from San Diego 7/31/10
  • drafted by San Diego 2009 (14-414) (Rhode Island)
  • agent: Germani Sports Management
  • ML service: 0.114 (through 2016)

Matt Hague 1b
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/21/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 2016
    • signed by Hanshin Tigers of Japan 12/15 after Hanshin paid Toronto $0.3M for right to negotiate with Hague
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
    • released by Toronto 11/24/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 7/9/14
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 8/18/14 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 8/14/14
    • DFA by Toronto 9/2/14, sent outright to Triple-A 9/12/14
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/28/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 11/28/12, sent outright to Triple-A 11/30/12
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2008 (9-264) (Oklahoma State)
  • $25,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.093 (through 2016)

Chris Heston rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from San Francisco 12/7/16
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/17
    • claimed by LA Dodgers off waivers 5/27/17 after being DFA by Seattle 5/24/17
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers from LA Dodgers 6/7/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 6/17/17
  • 1 year/$0.53M (2016)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by San Francisco (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 9/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 11/20/12
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/13
    • DFA by San Francisco 7/13/13, released 7/23/13
  • drafted by San Francisco 2009 (12-357) (East Carolina)
  • agent: Marc Kligman
  • ML service: 1.140 (through 2016)

Tyler Jay lhp
2017

  • drafted by Minnesota 2015 (1-6) (Illinois)
  • $3.8895M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: All Bases Covered
  • ML service:

Myles Jaye rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Detroit 11/4/16
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Detroit 11/2/17
  • acquired by Detroit in trade from Texas 3/9/16
  • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/10/15
  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Toronto 1/1/12
  • drafted by Toronto 2010 (17-516) (Starrs Mill HS, Fayetteville, Ga.)
  • $0.25M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.030

Alex Kirilloff of
2017

  • drafted by Minnesota 2016 (1-15) (Plum HS, Pittsburgh)
  • $2.8171M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Jeff Randazzo, Ballengee Group
  • ML service:

Ryan LaMarre cf
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 11/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/28/16
    • acquired by Oakland in trade 4/23/17 after being DFA by LA Angels 4/18/17
    • released by Oakland 6/21/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 1/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 6/18/16
    • DFA by Boston 7/7/16, sent outright to Triple-A 7/11/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 8/20/15
    • non-tendered by Cincinnati 12/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
    • DFA by Cincinnati 8/12/14, released 8/13/14
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 8/19/14 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2010 (2-62) (Michigan)
  • $0.5877M signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 0.076

Royce Lewis ss
2017

  • drafted by Minnesota 2017 (1-1) (JSerra Catholic HS, San Juan Capistrano, Calif.)
  • $6.725M signing bonus ($7.7707M slot)
  • ML service:

Mason Melotakis lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
    • DFA by Minnesota 6/23/17, sent outright to Triple-A 6/28/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • drafted by Minnesota 2012 (2-63) (Northwestern State)
  • $0.75M signing bonus ($0.8185 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2016)

Ben Paulsen 1b
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/3/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
    • DFA by Colorado 9/6/16, sent outright to Triple-A 9/8/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Colorado 7/21/14
  • drafted by Colorado 2009 (3-90) (Clemson)
  • $0.391M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 1.066 (through 2016)

Gregorio Petit 2b-ss
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/7/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/31/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/4/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/13/16
    • DFA by LA Angels 11/28/16, non-tendered 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2015)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Houston 4/1/15
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 4/4/15
    • DFA by NY Yankees 7/25/15, sent outright to Triple-A 7/27/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Houston 7/25/14
    • DFA by Houston 12/15/14, sent outright to Triple-A 12/22/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by San Diego 12/12/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/20/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • released by San Diego 2/9/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • DFA by Oakland 2/1/10, sent outright to Triple-A 2/10
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Oakland 3/24/10
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/18/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 11/20/07
  • signed by Oakland 2001 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 2.027

Yohan Pino rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 1/24/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 2016: KT Wiz of Korea
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/15/15
    • DFA by Kansas City 9/7/15, sent outright to Triple-A 9/10/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/12/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 6/19/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 10/13/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Cincinnati 1/20/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cincinnati 3/29/13
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 4/1/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Toronto 12/19/11 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Cleveland 4/16/11
  • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Minnesota 8/28/09
  • signed by Minnesota 2004 as a free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.048 (through 2014)

Anthony Recker c
1 year/$0.8M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.8M (2017)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 12/2/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Atlanta 5/20/17, sent outright to Triple-A 5/23/17
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/21/17
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Atlanta 7/24/17, with Braves paying $0.1M of remaining $301,639 in 2017 salar7
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 7/28/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/27/15 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Cleveland 5/9/16
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/15/16
  • 1 year/$517,880 (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Mets 11/5/15
  • 1 year/$505,340 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14
  • 1 year/$490,840 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade 8/27/12 after being DFA by Oakland 8/21/12
    • claimed by NY Mets off waivers 10/25/12 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 10/24/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 8/23/11
  • drafted by Oakland 2005 (18-551) (Alvernia University)
  • agent: All Bases Covered
  • ML service: 4.000 (through 2016)

Brent Rooker of
2017

  • drafted by Minnesota 2017 (1-35) (Mississippi State)
  • $1.9353M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Drew Rucinski rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/9/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 5/5/17
    • DFA by Minnesota 6/11/17, sent outright to Triple-A 6/13/17 (refused assignment)
    • re-signed by Minnesota as a free agent 6/14/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 11/26/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/9/15
    • DFA by LA Angels 9/1/15, sent outright to Triple-A 9/4/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 7/10/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 8/6/13 (minor-league contract)
  • released by Cleveland 3/28/12
  • signed by Cleveland as an amateur free agent 6/16/11 (minor-league contract) (Ohio State)
  • ML service: 0.034 (through 2016)

Brock Stassi 1b-of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/7/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 3/30/17
    • DFA by Philadelphia 8/31/17, sent outright to Triple-A 9/3/17
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2011 (33-1,021) (Nevada)
  • ML service: 0.096

Kohl Stewart rhp
2017

  • drafted by Minnesota 2013 (1-4) (St. Pius X HS, Houston)
  • $4.5444M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Darek Braunecker, Frontline
  • ML service:

Michael Strong lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 3/23/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers from Miami 1/22/16
    • signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/15
    • claimed by Miami off waivers from Milwaukee 12/7/15
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2011 (10-331) (Oklahoma State)
  • $25,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2015)

Matt Tracy lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 1/5/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Yankees 6/3/16
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 6/23/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 4/11/15
    • claimed by Miami off waivers 4/18/15 after being DFA by NY Yankees 4/12/15
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 4/22/15 after being DFA by Miami 4/21/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Yankees 6/4/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2011 (24-749) (Mississippi)
  • ML service: 0.008 (through 2016)

Bobby Wilson c
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 12/15/15 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Texas 3/29/16
    • contract selected by Detroit 4/12/16
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Detroit 5/3/16
    • claimed by Tampa Bay off waivers 8/4/16 after being DFA by Texas 8/1/16
    • elected free agency 11/16/16
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2015)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.7M in majors
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 4/5/15
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 6/12/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/14/15
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 7/29/15
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Tampa Bay 7/31/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/4/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 11/24/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Arizona 9/15/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 10/7/14 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/14/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.4875M (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from LA Angels 10/23/12
    • non-tendered by Toronto 11/30/12
  • 1 year/$0.416M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/1/11
  • 1 year/$0.402M (2010)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/16/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 11/06
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/07
  • drafted by Anaheim 2002 (48-1,417) (St. Petersburg JC, Fla.)
  • ML service: 5.057