Free Agent Relievers

The following players are unsigned & may negotiate with any club.
Service time in years and days, through 2017, except as noted.

Relievers

(For Starting Pitchers, click here)

Andrew Bailey rhp
1 year/$1M (2017)

  • 1 year/$1M (2017)
    • re-signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/9/16
    • performance bonuses
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • may opt out of contract 5/1/16 if not on Major League roster
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 4/20/16
    • DFA by Philadelphia 8/2/16, released 8/6/16
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 8/13/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 9/2/16
  • 1 year (2015), plus 2016 club option
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 11/7/14 (minor-league contract)
    • 2016 club option for $1M
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/1/15
    • NY Yankees declined 2016 option 11/3/15
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2014), plus 2015 club option
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/22/14 (minor-league contract)
    • 2014 salary of $1.975M in majors
    • performance bonuses
    • NY Yankees declined 2015 option 11/14
  • 1 year/$4.1M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Boston 12/2/13
  • 1 year/$3.9M (2012)
    • signed by Boston 1/25/12 (avoided arbitration, $4.7M-$3.35M)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 50, 55 games finished
  • 1 year/$0.465M (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Oakland 12/28/11
  • 1 year/$0.435M (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2009
    • contract purchased by Oakland 4/4/09
  • drafted by Oakland 2006 (6-188) (Wagner College)
  • $0.135M signing bonus
  • agent: Jim Murray, Excel Sports
  • ML service: 7.002

Matt Belisle rhp
1 year/$2.05M (2017)

  • 1 year/$2.05M (2017)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 2/3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 2/17/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.25M in majors)
    • may opt out 3/27/16 or 6/1/16 if not on Major League roster
    • contract selected by Washington 3/29/16
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2015)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 12/2/14
    • performance bonuses: $0.15M each for 50, 60 games. $0.2M for 70 games
  • 2 years/$8.125M (2012-13), plus 2014 option
    • signed extension with Colorado 2/3/12
    • 12:$3.775M, 13:$4.1M, 14:$4.25M mutual option ($0.25M buyout)
    • performance bonuses: $0.225M/year based on games finished
  • 2 years/$6.125M (2011-12)
    • signed extension with Colorado 2/19/11 (replacing 1 year/$2.35M deal signed 1/11/11, avoiding arbitration)
    • 11:$2.35M, 12:$3.775M
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 11/5/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses:
      • $0.275M based on games (55-75)
      • $0.2M based on games finished, starting at 40
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 1/14/09 (minor-league contract, $0.8M in majors)
    • performance bonuses:
      • $25,000 for 165 IP, $50,000 for 175 IP, $75,000 for 185 IP, $0.1M for 195 IP, $0.125M for 205 IP
      • $25,000 each for 55, 60 games. $50,000 each for 65, 70, 75 games
    • contract purchased by Colorado 4/10/09
    • DFA by Colorado 5/25/09, sent outright to Triple-A 5/27/09
    • contract purchased by Colorado 7/11/09
    • DFA by Colorado 7/16/09
    • contract purchased by Colorado 9/8/09
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2008)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/31/08 (avoided arbitration, $1.6M-$1M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each 175, 185, 200, 210 IP
    • non-tendered by Cincinnati 12/12/08
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2007)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.3435M (2006)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/05
  • 1 year (2004)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/04
  • 1 year (2003)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Atlanta 8/14/03
  • drafted by Atlanta 1998 (2-52) (McCallum HS, Austin, Texas)
  • $1.75M signing bonus
  • agent: Greg Landry, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 12.019

Joe Blanton rhp
1 year/$4M (2017)

  • 1 year/$4M (2017)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 2/28/17
    • $3M deferred ($1M paid in 2018, $2M paid in 2019)
    • performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 50, 60 innings pitched. $0.5M for 70 innings pitched
  • 1 year/$4M (2016)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/19/16
    • performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 50, 60 innings pitched. $0.5M for 70 IP
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 2/13/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • may opt out of contract if not on Major League roster 4/1/15
    • performance bonuses: $0.15M each for 95, 110, 125 innings. $0.2M for 140, 155, 170, 185 IP. $0.25M for 200 IP. $0.15M each for 16, 18, 20 starts. $0.2M each for 22, 24, 26, 28 GS. $0.25M for 30 GS
    • contract selected by Kansas City 5/16/15
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 7/29/15 after being DFA by Kansas City 7/28/15
  • 2 years/$15M (2013-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/5/12
    • 13:$6.5M, 14:$7.5M, 15:$8M club option  ($1M buyout)
    • annual performance bonus: $0.5M for 200 innings pitched
    • released by LA Angels 3/26/14 
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 3/31/14 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Oakland 4/13/14
  • 3 years/$24M (2010-12)
    • signed extension with Philadelphia 1/21/10 (avoided arbitration, $10.25M-$7.5M)
    • $6M signing bonus (paid between 6/10 and 10/10)
    • 10:$1M, 11:$8.5M, 12:$8.5M
    • 2011 and 2012 salaries increase by $0.25M with 200 IP in the previous season
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M for Cy Young ($75,000 for second in vote, $25,000 for third). $0.1M for WS MVP. $50,000 each for All Star, LCS MVP. $25,000 each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Philadelphia 8/3/12
  • 1 year/$5.475M (2009)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.7M (2008)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/18/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Oakland 7/17/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • renewed by Oakland 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • renewed by Oakland 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.3165M (2005)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/05
  • drafted by Oakland 2002 (1-24) (Kentucky)
  • $1.4M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Jeff Berry)
  • ML service: 11.158

Jonathan Broxton rhp
2 years/$7.5M (2016-17)

  • 2 years/$7.5M (2016-17)
    • re-signed by St. Louis as a free agent 12/10/15
    • 16:$3.75M, 17:$3.75M
    • released by St. Louis 5/31/17
  • 3 years/$21M (2013-15), plus 2016 option
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/28/12
    • 13:$4M, 14:$7M, 15:$9M, 16:$9M club option ($1M buyout)
    • if traded, 2016 club option becomes mutual option and buyout increases by $1M
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 10 clubs/season)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Cincinnati 8/31/14
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Milwaukee 7/31/15 with $5,196,721 remaining on contract ($3,196,721 in 2015 and $2M buyout) and Brewers paying St. Louis $3M, including the $2M buyout, assuming the 2016 option is declined
    • St. Louis declined 2016 option 11/2/15
  • 1 year/$4M (2012)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/29/11
    • $1M in performance bonuses based on games
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Kansas City 7/31/12
  • 2 years/$11M (2010-11)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • 10:$4M, 11:$7M
    • 2011 salary increases based on 2010 games finished or finish in 2010 Rolaids ranking: $0.5M for 68 GF or first in Rolaids rank, $0.4M for 64 GF or second place, $0.3M for 60 GF or third place, $0.2M for 56 GF or fourth place, $0.1M for 53 GF or fifth place
  • 1 year/$1.825M (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 40, 45, 55, 60 games finished
  • 1 year/$0.454M (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/23/08
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2007)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 7/05
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2002 (2-60) (Burke County HS, Waynesboro, Ga.)
  • $0.685M signing bonus
  • agent: B.B. Abbott, Jet Sports
  • ML service: 11.020 (through 2016)

Sean Burnett lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/12/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.25M in majors)
    • released by Philadelphia 3/25/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Washington 11/15/15 (minor-league contract)
    • may opt out of contract 4/1/16 if not on Major League roster
    • released by Washington 4/4/16 after exercising opt-out clause
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 4/10/16 (minor-league contract with right to opt-out at end of April)
    • released by LA Dodgers 5/1/16 (exercised opt-out)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 5/3/16 (minor-league contract)
    • exercised right to opt out of contract with Atlanta 5/20/16
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 5/23/16 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Minnesota 9/2/16
    • contract selected by Washington 9/2/16
  • 2 years/$8M (2013-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/5/12
    • $0.25M signing bonus
    • 13:$3.5M, 14:$3.75M, 15:$4.5M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • 2015 option guaranteed with total of 110 games in 2013-14
    • annual performance bonuses: $0.625M based on games, up to 65
    • LA Angels declined 2015 option 10/30/14
  • 2 years/$3.95M (2011-12), plus 2013 mutual option
    • signed extension with Washington 12/23/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • 11:$1.4M, 12:$2.3M, 13:$3.5M mutual option ($0.25M buyout)
    • Burnett forfeits buyout if he declines option
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M for 35 GF, $0.15M for 45 GF, $0.25M for 55 GF
    • Burnett declined 2013 option 11/1/12
  • 1 year/$0.775M (2010)
    • lost arbitration with Washington 2/20/10 ($0.925M-$0.775M)
  • 1 year/$0.4085M (2009)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/09
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Pittsburgh 6/30/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 2/1/08, sent outright to Triple-A 2/7/08
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 5/4/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • renewed by Pittsburgh 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.321M (2005)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 2/05
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2000 (1-19) (Wellington HS, Fla.)
  • $1.65M signing bonus
  • agent: Jim Munsey
  • ML service: 8.116 (through 2016)

Joba Chamberlain rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/20/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.375M in majors)
    • released by Milwaukee 3/22/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/1/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • may earn additional $2M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Cleveland 4/4/16
    • DFA by Cleveland 7/4/16, released 7/10/16
  • 1 year/$1M (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit as a free agent 2/24/15
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 35, 40, 45, 50, 55 games
    • DFA by Detroit 7/3/15, released 7/10/15
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 7/22/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Toronto 8/14/16
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 8/16/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 9/7/15
    • DFA by Kansas City 10/27/15
    • elected free agency 10/29/15
  • 1 year/$2.5 (2014)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/12/13
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 35, 40, 45, 50, 55 games
    • award bonus: $75,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$1.875M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/17/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • may earn additional $0.275M in performance bonuses based on games finished
  • 1 year/$1.675M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.4M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$487,975 (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/12/10
  • 1 year/$432,575 (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/11/09 ($0.234M in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • renewed by NY Yankees 3/4/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 8/7/07
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2006 (1s-41) (Nebraska)
  • signed 9/06, $1.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Jim Murray, Excel Sports (previously Hendricks Sports)
  • ML service: 8.106 (through 2016)

Tyler Clippard rhp
2 years/$12.25M (2016-17)

  • 2 years/$12.25M (2016-17)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 2/9/16
    • $4M signing bonus
    • 16:$4.1M, 17:$4.25M
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Arizona 7/31/16 with $5,561,475 remaining on contract
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from NY Yankees 7/18/17
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Chicago White Sox 8/13/17, with Astros paying $1M of $1,111,202 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$8.3M (2015)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Washington 1/14/15
    • signed by Oakland 2/11/15 (avoided arbitration, $8.85M-$7.775M)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Oakland 7/27/15 (A’s pay $1M, Mets pay about $2M of remaining $3,129,508 on Clippard’s contract for 2015)
  • 1 year/$5.875M (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/10/14 (avoided arbitration, $6.35M-$4.45M)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 for 30 games finished. $75,000 each for 40, 50 GF. $0.1M for 60 GF
  • 1 year/$4M (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.65M (2012)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.443M (2011)
    • renewed by Washington 3/2/11
  • 1 year/$0.401M (2010)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/14/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • acquired by Washington in trade with NY Yankees 12/5/07
    • signed by Washington 1/25/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 5/20/07
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2003 (9-274) (Mitchell HS, New Port Richey, Fla)
  • $75,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 8.148

Phil Coke lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/8/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Atlanta 3/25/16
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 4/25/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 5/6/16
    • DFA by NY Yankees 5/17/16, sent outright to Triple-A 5/20/16
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from NY Yankees 9/22/16
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 9/23/16
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 10/5/16 (elected free agency 10/11/16)
  • 1 year/$2.25M (2015)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 3/5/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $2.25M in majors)
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55 games. $0.15M each for 60, 65, 70 games
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 3/30/15
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 5/18/15, released 5/26/15
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 5/31/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 6/11/15
    • refused assignment 6/23/15
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 6/27/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.9M (2014)
    • re-signed by Detroit 11/21/13 (avoided arbitration) (non-guaranteed deal)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 60, 65, 70 games
  • 1 year/$1.85M (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2012)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/16/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2011)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2010)
    • signed by Detroit 1/27/10
  • 1 year/$0.4033M (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/29/09 (split contract, $65,000 in minors)
    • acquired by Detroit in 3-way trade from NY Yankees 12/9/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 9/1/08
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2002 (26-786) (San Joaquin Delta College)
  • agent: Full Circle Sports
  • ML service: 6.116 (through 2015)

Jarred Cosart rhp
1 year/$0.5663M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5663M (2017)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by San Diego 10/30/17
  • 1 year/$0.55M (2016)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/16
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Miami 7/29/16 with $195,355 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$0.54M (2015)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • renewed by Houston 3/6/14
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Houston 7/31/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Philadelphia 7/29/11 (Pence deal)
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2008 (38-1,156) (Clear Creek HS, League City, Texas)
  • $0.55M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp. (previously Excel Sports Management)
  • ML service: 3.113

Aaron Crow rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 2/19/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.975M (2015)
    • signed by Miami 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Miami 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$1.475M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/31/14 (avoided arbitration, $1.7M-$1.28M)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Kansas City 11/28/14
  • 1 year/$1.28M (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/2/13
  • 3 years/$3M (2010-12)
    • signed Major League contract with Kansas City 9/17/09
    • $1.5M signing bonus
    • escalators may increase value to slightly less than $4.5M
    • 2012 salary of $1.6M
  • drafted by Kansas City 2009 (1-12) (Fort Worth, Independent League)
  • drafted by Washington 2008 (1-9) (Missouri) (did not sign)
  • agents: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 5.000 (through 2016)

Justin De Fratus rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by San Diego as free agent 2/28/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by San Diego 3/23/17
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 5/8/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.75 (2016)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/2/15
    • performance bonuses: $15,000 each for 30, 40 games pitched. $20,000 for 50 games
    • released by Seattle 3/16/16 (due 30 days’ pay, or $122,950)
    • re-signed by Seattle as a free agent 3/18/16 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Seattle 6/11/16
    • released by Texas 7/14/16
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 7/22/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.528M (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/7/15
    • refused assignment, elected free agency 10/9/15
  • 1 year/$0.513M (2014)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 11/19/10
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2007 (11-353) (Manhattan)
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 3.090 (through 2016)

Joel De La Cruz rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Atlanta (minor-league contract)
    • released by Atlanta 10/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/12/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 4/11/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 4/22/16
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/20/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 5/30/16
    • contract selected by Atlanta 6/29/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 10/7/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 4/13/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Yankees 4/18/15
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 4/19/10 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Washington 2/5/09 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Washington 7/23/09
  • released by Milwaukee 7/25/07
  • signed by Milwaukee 2006 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.121

Ross Detwiler lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Oakland as a free agent 1/18/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors, plus performance bonuses)
    • released by Oakland 3/26/17 (exercised right to opt out)
    • re-signed by Oakland as a free agent 4/1/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Oakland 5/14/17 (exercised right to opt out)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/21/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 4/3/16
    • DFA by Cleveland 4/29/16, sent outright to Triple-A 5/1/16
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Cleveland 7/17/16
    • contract selected by Oakland 8/10/16
  • 1 year/$3.45M (2015)
    • signed by Texas 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Texas 7/11/15, released 7/15/15
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 7/17/15
  • 1 year/$3M (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $50,000 for 180 innings pitched
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Washington 12/11/14
  • 1 year/$2.3375M (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.485M (2012)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/14/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/11/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Washington 9/4/07
  • drafted by Washington 2007 (1-6) (Missouri State)
  • signed 7/6/07, $2.15M signing bonus
  • agent: Jeff Berry, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 6.085 (through 2016)

Dana Eveland lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 12/22/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Tampa Bay 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/12/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.895M in majors)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 4/2/16
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 6/15/16, sent outright to Triple-A 6/18/16
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 6/28/16
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 7/6/16, sent outright to Triple-A 7/8/16
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 9/12/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 10/17/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/28/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Boston 6/3/15
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 6/7/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 6/11/15
    • DFA by Atlanta 7/6/15, released 7/7/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/18/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 6/1/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Mets 10/31/14 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed for 2013 with Hanwha Eagles of Korea
  • 1 year/$0.75M (2012)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from LA Dodgers 12/8/11
    • signed by Baltimore 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star
    • DFA by Baltimore 3/29/12, sent outright to Triple-A 4/5/12
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 5/11/12
    • DFA by Baltimore 7/14/12, sent outright to Triple-A 7/16/12
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 7/26/12
    • DFA by Baltimore 7/27/12, sent outright to Triple-A 7/29/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 11/22/10 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 9/1/11
  • 1 year/$0.4195M (2010)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade 2/6/10 after DFA by Oakland 2/1/10
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 6/1/10 after DFA by Toronto 5/24/10
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 6/24/10
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/26/09
  • 1 year/$0.395M (2008)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/28/08
  • 1 year/$0.382M (2007)
    • signed by Arizona 2/07
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Arizona 12/14/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/06
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Milwaukee 11/25/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 7/05
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2002 (16-469) (JC of the Canyons, Calif.)
  • signed 2003 as draft-and-follow
  • agent: PSI Sports
  • ML service: 4.164 (through 2016)

Jeff Ferrell rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Detroit 8/13/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Detroit 11/2/17 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Detroit 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/25/16
    • DFA by Detroit 8/9/16, released 8/15/16
    • re-signed by Detroit as a free agent 9/1/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Detroit 7/3/15
  • drafted by Detroit 2010 (26-793) (Pitt CC, N.C.)
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 0.113

Casey Fien rhp
1 year/$1.1M (2017)

  • 1 year/$1.1M (2017)
    • signed by Seattle 12/3/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Seattle 4/12/17
    • contract selected by Seattle 4/26/17
    • DFA by Seattle 5/2/17, sent outright to Triple-A 5/3/17
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Seattle 5/9/17
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 6/8/17
    • released by Philadelphia 9/1/17
  • 1 year/$2.275M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by LA Dodgers off waivers from Minnesota 5/7/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Dodgers 5/12/16
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 5/28/16
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 9/10/16, sent outright to Triple-A 9/12/16
  • 1 year/$1.375M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.53M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 1/3/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 7/4/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 11/11/10 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Houston 8/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re=signed by Detroit 3/1/10
    • claimed by Boston off waivers from Detroit 3/2/10
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Boston 3/4/10
    • released by Toronto 3/17/10
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 3/19/10
    • DFA by Detroit 7/25/10, sent outright to Triple-A 7/28/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/26/09
  • drafted by Detroit 2006 (20-592) (Cal Poly)
  • agent: Joel Wolfe, Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 4.118 (through 2016)

Charlie Furbush lhp
1 year/$1.6M (2016)

  • 1 year/$1.6M (2016)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Seattle 11/2/16
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2015)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.75M (2014)
    • re-signed by Seattle 12/17/13, pre-empting dispute regarding Furbush’s eligibility for arbitration as a Super Two
  • 1 year/$0.5045M (2013)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/14/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/27/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 11/19/10
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Detroit 7/30/11
  • drafted by Detroit 2007 (4-151) (LSU)
  • $0.153M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball (left Octagon 10/14)
  • ML service: 5.121 (through 2016)

Perci Garner rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/17
    • DFA by Cleveland 7/31/17, released 8/3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 8/31/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • released by Philadelphia 3/29/15
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 4/14/15 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2010 (2-77) (Ball State)
  • $0.4707M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.033 (through 2016)

Jason Grilli rhp
2 years/$8M (2015-16), plus 2017 option

  • 2 years/$8M (2015-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/23/14
    • 15:$4.25M, 16:3.5M, 17:$3M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 56, 60, 64 games. $0.5M each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55 games finished. $1M for 60 GF
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Atlanta 5/31/16, with Braves paying $2.175M of $2,371,585 remaining in 2016 salary
    • Toronto exercised 2017 option 11/16
    • acquired by Texas in trade 7/2/17 after being DFA by Toronto 6/27/17 (Blue Jays to pay an undisclosed portion of remaining $1,491,803 in 2017 salary)
  • 2 years/$6.75M (2013-14)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/11/12
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 13:$2.25M, 14:$4M
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Pittsburgh 6/27/14
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 12/12/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/26/11 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Philadelphia 7/20/11 (opted out of contract)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 7/21/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/2/09 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2009)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Texas in trade 6/9/09 after being DFA by Colorado 6/5/09
    • sent outright to Triple-A 10/21/09
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2008)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Detroit 4/30/08
  • 1 year/$0.395M (2007)
    • renewed by Detroit 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.35M (2006)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • DFA, released by Chicago White Sox 1/05
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 2/05 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2004)

    • selected by Chicago White Sox from Florida in Rule 5 Draft 12/03
    • signed by Chicago White Sox 3/04
  • acquired by Florida in trade from San Francisco 7/99
  • drafted by San Francisco 1997 (1-4) (Seton Hill)
  • agent: Gary Sheffield
  • ML service: 11.016

Nick Hagadone lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/31/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Seattle 7/2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/26/15 (minor-league contract) (deal voided 1/11/16)
  • 1 year/$0.5171M (2015)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/15
    • non-tendered by Cleveland 12/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/14
  • 1 year/$0.4921M (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/11/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/19/10
  • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Boston 7/31/09
  • drafted by Boston 2007 (1s-52) (Washington)
  • signed 7/5/07, $0.5715M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Joe Urbon)
  • ML service: 3.056 (through 2016)

Mitch Harris rhp
2017

  • 2017
    • released by St. Louis 5/8/17
  • 1 year/$0.509M (2016)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by St. Louis 10/13/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 4/21/15
  • placed on military list 6/19/09, reinstated 6/19/13
  • drafted by St. Louis 2008 (13-395) (Navy)
  • agent: L. Warner Companies
  • ML service: 1.117 (through 2016)

Jim Henderson rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/17 (minor-league contract with right to opt out if not on Major League roster 3/29 or 6/1/17)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 3/23/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/3/15 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.6M in majors
    • contract selected by NY Mets 4/1/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Mets 11/1/16
  • 1 year/$0.512M (2015)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 5/21/15
  • 1 year/$0.512M (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.492M (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/26/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 7/26/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as free agent 12/21/10 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2009)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 3/13/09
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 4/1/09 (minor-league contract)
  • selected by Chicago Cubs from Washington in Rule 5 draft 12/06 (minor-league phase)
  • drafted by Montreal 2003 (26-777) (Tennessee Wesleyan)
  • agent: Adam Hubble
  • ML service: 3.116 (through 2016)

Luke Hochevar rhp
2 years/$10M (2015-16)

  • 2 years/$10M (2015-16)
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/3/14
    • 15:$4M, 16:$5.5M, 17:$7M mutual option, $0.5M buyout
    • 2016 salary may increase by $1M to $6.5M with 23 games started or 150 innings pitched
    • performance bonuses: $0.5M as relief pitcher (non-closer). $0.5M as closer. $2M as starting pitcher
    • Kansas City declined 2017 option 11/16
  • 1 year/$5.21M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • may earn additional $0.4M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$4.56M (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$3.51M (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.76M (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/12/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$1.76M (2010)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/2/10 ($772,500 in minors)
  • 4 years/$5.3M (2006-09)
    • signed Major League contract with Kansas City 8/06 (package may increase to $7M, based on when Hochevar makes 25-man roster)
    • $3.5M signing bonus
    • estimated salaries in minors:
      • 06:$0.35M, 07:$0.4M, 08:$0.45M, 09:$0.6M
    • salaries in majors:
      • 06:$0.4M (est.), 07:$0.575M (est.), 08:$1.2M, 09:$1.325M
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2005 (1s-40) (Tennessee) (did not sign)
  • drafted by Kansas City 2006 (1-1) (independent Fort Worth)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 8.151 (through 2016)

Greg Holland rhp
1 year/$7M (2017), plus 2018 option

  • 1 year/$7M (2017), plus 2018 vesting option
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 1/28/17
    • 17:$6M, 18:$10M mutual option ($1M buyout if Holland declines)
    • 2018 becomes $15M player option with 50 games pitched or 30 games finished in 2017 (met)
    • 2017 performance bonuses: $0.5M each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55 pitching appearances. $1M each for 20, 30 games finished. $2M each for 40, 50, 60 GF
    • 2018 performance bonuses: $2M each for 30, 40, 50 GF
    • award bonuses, including $0.1M for Comeback Player of Year
    • reached GF threshold 9/17, making 2018 a $15M player option
    • received $17.4M qualifying offer from Colorado 11/6/17
  • 1 year/$8.25M (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/13/15 (avoided arbitration, $9M-$6.65M)
    • award bonuses, including $0.1M for reliever of the year ($50,000 for second or third place)
    • assignment bonus: $0.1M if traded
    • non-tendered by Kansas City 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$4.675M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/13/14 (avoided arbitration, $5.2M-$4.1M)
    • award bonuses: $50,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.5395M (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$528,250 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$497,150 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/22/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 7/29/10
  • drafted by Kansas City 2007 (10-306) (Western Carolina)
  • $50,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp. (previously Turner Gary Sports)
  • ML service: 6.028

J.P. Howell lhp
1 year/$3M (2017)

  • 1 year/$3M (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/17
    • DFA by Toronto 8/16/17, released 8/20/17
  • 2 years/$11.25M (2014-17), plus 2016 option
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 12/20/13
    • $3M signing bonus
    • 14:$4M, 15:$4M, 16:$6.25M option ($0.25M buyout)
    • if club exercises 2016 option, Howell may decline and forfeit buyout
    • 2016 becomes player option if Howell 1) has 65 games in 2015 or 120 games in 2014-15 and 2) is not on the disabled list at end of 2015 season
    • Howell exercised 2016 option 11/4/15
  • 1 year/$2.85M (2013)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/4/13
    • performance bonuses: $75,000 for 50 games. $0.125M for 55 games. $0.15M for 60 games. $0.2M each for 65, 70 games. $50,000 each 50, 55, 65, 70 innings. $0.1M for 75 IP. $0.1M each 30, 35, 40 games finished. $0.2M for 45, 50 GF
  • 1 year/$1.35M (2012)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2011)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 12/13/10
  • 1 year/$1.8M (2010)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Tampa Bay 12/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4337M (2009)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/25/09
    • award bonuses: $10,000 for All Star, $20,000 for Gold Glove
  • 1 year/$0.3974M (2008)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/07
  • 1 year/$0.33M (2006)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Kansas City 6/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 6/05
  • drafted by Kansas City 2004 (1s-31) (Texas)
  • $1M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 10.007 (through 2016)

Logan Kensing rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Detroit as a free agent 11/17/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/23/15 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.575M in majors
    • contract selected by Detroit 4/2/16
    • DFA by Detroit 4/18/16, sent outright to Triple-A 4/20/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 11/18/14 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Chicago White Sox 4/4/15
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 5/13/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 8/23/15
    • released by Seattle 10/19/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/15/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/12/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Colorado 6/16/13 
    • DFA by Colorado 6/21/13, sent outright to Triple-A 6/24/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Pittsburgh 1/4/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by NY Yankees 6/29/11 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Nationals as a free agent 11/17/09 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Washington 3/17/10
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 4/7/10 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Tampa Bay 5/6/10
  • 1 year/$0.66M (2009)
    • re-signed by Florida 1/7/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Washington in trade 4/28/09 after being DFA by Florida 4/26/09
    • DFA by Washington 5/15/09
    • contract purchased by Washington 7/20/09
    • DFA by Washington 8/17/09
    • contract purchased by Washington 9/8/09
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Washington 11/6/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • re-signed by Florida 2/25/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • re-signed by Florida 2/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed by Florida 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by Florida 2/05
  • 1 year (2004)
    • contract purchased by Florida 9/04
  • drafted by Florida 2003 (2-53) (Texas A&M)
  • $0.676M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 4.104 (through 2016)

Phil Klein rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/17
    • released by Philadelphia 12/14/16
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
    • claimed by Philadelphia off waivers 6/19/16 after being DFA by Texas 6/9/16
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/4/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/1/14
  • drafted by Texas 2011 (30-924) (Youngstown State)
  • ML service: 0.137 (through 2016)

Tyler Ladendorf 2b
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 2/27/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/16
    • DFA by Oakland 7/19/16 (optional assignment)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Oakland 10/6/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Oakland 10/31/14
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/15
  • acquired by Oakland in trade from Minnesota 7/31/09
  • drafted by Minnesota 2008 (2-60) (Howard JC, Texas)
  • signed 6/08, $0.673M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.093 (through 2016)

Arcenio Leon rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 10/18/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Detroit 5/27/17
    • released by Detroit 9/11/17
  • 2016
    • Monclova, Mexican League
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox 11/25/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 10/2/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • DFA by Milwaukee 1/7/13, sent outright to Triple-A 1/9/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/12
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from Houston 11/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • contract selected by Houston 11/19/10
    • re-signed by Houston 2/11
  • signed by Houston 2005 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2016)

Lucas Luetge lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/25/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cincinnati 6/2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/20/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/22/16
    • DFA by LA Angels 5/24/16, sent outright to Triple-A 5/27/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Seattle 9/5/15
  • 1 year/$0.5088M (2014)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/27/14
  • 1 year/$0.4955M (2013)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • selected by Seattle from Milwaukee in Rule 5 draft 12/8/11
    • signed by Seattle 2/27/12
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2008 (21-638) (Rice)
  • agent: Frye McCann
  • ML service: 2.009 (through 2015)

Jean Machi rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/30/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 5/2/17
    • DFA by Seattle 5/13/17, sent outright to Triple-A 5/14/17
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Seattle 7/22/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/14/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 6/9/16
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 6/16/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5275M (2015)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/15
    • claimed by Boston off waivers 7/28/15 after being DFA by San Francisco 7/20/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2014)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 9/1/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 2/9/11 (minor-league contract)
    • loaned to Mexico City 4/7 – 9/06/11
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Pittsburgh 2/13/09 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • released by Toronto 11/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 10/31/06 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2005)
    • selected by Tampa Bay from Philadelphia in Rule 5 draft 12/04
  • signed by Philadelphia 2000 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: OL Baseball
  • ML service: 2.154 (through 2016)

Jeff Manship rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/6/18 (minor-league contract)
    • Cincinnati voided contract 2/15/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by NC Dinos of South Korea
  • 1 year/$0.76M (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Cleveland 12/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/24/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 6/18/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/2/13 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.535M in majors
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 3/29/14
    • DFA by Philadelphia 7/23/14, sent outright to Triple-A 7/25/14
    • refused assignment by Philadelphia 10/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/17/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Colorado 8/8/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Colorado 10/16/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 10/24/12
  • 1 year/$0.419M (2011)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/7/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 8/12/09
  • drafted by Minnesota 2006 (14-426) (Notre Dame)
  • $0.3M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 3.130

Franklin Morales lhp
1 year/$2M (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 3/4/16 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $2.3M in majors
    • may earn additional $1.5M in performance bonuses
    • may opt out of contract 3/28/16 if not on Major League roster
    • released by Milwaukee 3/28/16
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 4/3/16 (1 year/$2M)
    • DFA by Toronto 8/1/16, released 8/9/16
  • 1 year/$1.85M (2015)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 2/19/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.85M in majors)
    • may earn additional $0.85M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Kansas City 4/5/15
  • 1 year/$1.7125M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.4875M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Boston 12/18/13
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2012)
    • signed by Boston 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.424M (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/11
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Colorado 5/20/11
  • 1 year/$0.406M (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • 1 year/$0.402M (2009)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/4/09 ($71,966 in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.391M (2008)
    • split contract, $62,500 in minors
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 8/18/07
  • signed by Colorado 2002 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $40,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp. (previously Relativity Baseball)
  • ML service: 7.007 (through 2015)

Joe Nathan rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/31/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.25M)
    • released by Washington 3/27/17 (exercised right to opt out)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 4/9/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Washington 5/31/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016), plus 2017 club option
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 5/17/16
    • 16:$0.5075M (pro-rated), 17:$1.5M club option
    • 2017 option increases to $1.75M with a $0.125M buyout if Nathan appears in 30 games in 2016, spends 75 days on the active roster and finishes the 2016 season uninjured
    • 2017 becomes a mutual option for $2M with a $0.25M buyout if Nathan has 30 games finished in 2016, spends 75 days on the active roster and finishes the 2016 season uninjured
    • 2016 bonuses: $25,000 each for 15, 20, 25, 30 games. $0.1M each for 10, 15, 20 GF. $0.25M each for 25, 30 GF. $0.25M each for 15, 30 days on roster. $333,333 each for 45, 60, 75 days on roster
    • 2017 bonuses: $25,000 each for 30, 40, 50, 60 games. $0.25M each for 30, 35, 40, 45 GF. $50,000 each for 50, 55, 60 GF. $0.15M each for 30, 45, 60, 75 days on active roster. $0.225M each for 90, 120, 150, 180 days on active roster
    • award bonus: $50,000 for Comeback Player of Year
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 8/5/16 (refused assignment)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 8/16/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 9/3/16
  • 2 years/$20M (2014-15), plus 2016 club option
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/4/13
    • 14:$9M, 15:$10M, 16:$10M club option ($1M buyout)
    • limited no-trade clause (Nathan may block deals to five clubs)
    • Detroit declined 2016 option 11/3/15
  • 2 years/$14.75M (2012-13), plus 2014 club option
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/22/11
    • 12:$7M, 13:$7M, 14:$9M club option ($0.75M buyout)
    • Nathan may void option, forfeit buyout with 55 GF in 2013 and 100 GF in 2012-13
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M for 45 GF. $0.3M each 50, 55, 60 GF
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection 
    • Texas declined 2014 option 11/1/13
  • 4 years/$47M (2008-11), plus 2012 club option
    • signed extension with Minnesota 3/24/08, replacing 2008 option
    • 08:$11.25M, 09:$11.25M, 10:$11.25M, 11:$11.25M, 12:$12.5M club option ($2M buyout)
    • price of 2012 option increases by $0.5M each for 55 GF in 2010, 55 GF in 2011, and 110 GF in 2010-11 combined
    • limited no-trade clause
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star selection
  • 2 years/$10M (2006-07), plus 2008 club option
    • signed extension with Minnesota 3/05
    • 06:$3.75M, 07:$5.25M, 08:$6M club option ($1M buyout)
    • Minnesota exercised $6M 2008 option 10/29/07
  • 2 years/$2.54M (2004-05)
    • signed extension with Minnesota 3/04
    • 04:$0.44M, 05:$2.1M (including escalators)
    • escalators may increase 2005 salary
    • $25,000 All-Star award bonus
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2003)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 2/03
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from San Francisco 11/03
  • 1 year (2002)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 2/02
  • 1 year (2001)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 2/01
  • 1 year/$0.225M (2000)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 2/00
  • 1 year/$0.2M (1999)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 2/99
  • 1 year (1998)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 11/97
  • drafted by San Francisco 1995 (6-159) (Stony Brook)
  • agent: Dave Pepe, Pro Agents Inc.
  • ML service: 15.060 (through 2016)

Eric O’Flaherty lhp
1 year/$1.25M (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/6/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.25M in majors)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 3/30/17
    • released by Atlanta 7/21/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 2/11/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.75M in majors, plus performance bonuses)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Pittsburgh 3/27/16
  • 2 years/$7M (2014-15)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 1/22/14
    • 14:$1.5M, 15:$5.5M
    • may earn additional $3.5M in 2015 for roster bonuses and performance bonuses based on games and games finished
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade 8/4/15 after being DFA by Oakland 8/1/15
  • 1 year/$4.32M (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.49M (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.895M (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2010)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/09
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2008)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/08
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers from Seattle 11/20/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 8/06
  • drafted by Seattle 2003 (6-176) (Walla Walla HS, Wash.)
  • $1.55M signing bonus
  • agent: MVP Sports Group (previously Icon Sports)
  • ML service: 9.062 (through 2016)

Seung-hwan Oh rhp
2018

  • 2018
    • Texas withdrew 1 year/$2.75M offer after viewing MRI of Oh’s arm 2/18
  • 1 year (2016), plus 2017 club option
    • signed by St. Louis 1/11/16 as a free agent from Korea
    • 16:$2.5M, 17:$2.75M club option
    • 2017 option guaranteed with 30 games finished in 2016 (met)
    • performance bonuses to total of $11M
  • agent: Rosenhaus Sports
  • ML service: 2.000

Ross Ohlendorf rhp
1 year/$0.8M (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 2/18/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.85M in majors)
    • may opt out of contract 3/21/16 (exercised), released 3/23/16
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 3/26/16 (1 year/$0.8M)
    • performance bonuses:
      • $75,000 each for 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 60 games
      • $50,000 for 25 games finished. $0.1M each for 30, 35 GF.
    • roster bonuses: $50,000 for 50 days on the active roster. $75,000 each for 75, 100 days on active roster
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/23/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/17/15
    • DFA by Texas 7/27/15, released 7/31/15
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 8/7/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 9/1/15
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 12/2/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $3M based on starts, innings, appearances
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Washington 10/14 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/9/13 (minor-league deal)
    • may opt out of deal at mid-season if not yet on Major League roster
    • contract selected by Washington 6/12/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Boston 2/16/12 (minor-league contract)
    • opted out of contract with Boston 6/2/12
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 6/4/12
    • DFA by San Diego 9/4/12, sent outright to Triple-A 9/7/12
  • 1 year/$2.025M (2011)
    • won arbitration with Pittsburgh 2/9/11 ($2.025M-$1.4M)
    • released by Pittsburgh 12/7/11
  • 1 year/$0.439M (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4135M (2009)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11/09
  • 1 year/$391,425 (2008)
    • re-signed 3/4/08
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from NY Yankees 7/25/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Arizona 9/9/07
    • contract purchased 9/9/07
  • drafted by Arizona 2004 (4-116) (Princeton)
  • $0.28M signing bonus
  • agent: Jon Fetterolf
  • ML service: 7.108 (through 2016)

Logan Ondrusek rhp
1 year/$0.65M (2017), plus 2018 option

  • 1 year/$0.65M (2017), plus 2018 club option
    • re-signed by Baltimore 12/12/16
    • 17:$0.65M, 18:$1.5M club option
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 20, 30, 40, 50, 60 games
    • released by Baltimore 3/15/17 (due 30 days’ pay, $106,557)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Tokyo Yakult Swallows of Japan
    • contract terminated by Yakult 7/16
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 7/29/16
    • DFA by Baltimore 8/26/16, sent outright to Triple-A 8/30/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Tokyo Yakult of Japan 1/1/15
  • 2 years/$2.3M (2013-14)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • 13:$0.95M, 14:$1.35M
    • 2014 salary may increase based on 2013 performance: $25,000 each for 50, 55, 60, 65, 70 games and 50, 55, 60, 65 innings
    • 2014 performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 50, 55, 60, 65, 70 games and 50, 55, 60, 65 innings 
    • if traded, additional performance bonuses: $25,000 for 20 games finished. $50,000 each for 25, 30 GF. $0.1M for 40 GF
    • non-tendered by Cincinnati 12/2/14
  • 1 year/$0.4925M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/12
  • 1 year/$0.418M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/10
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2005 (13-392) (McLennan CC, Texas) 
  • agent: Rich Thompson
  • ML service: 4.158 (through 2016)

Jonathan Papelbon rhp
4 years/$50M (2012-15), plus 2016 option

  • 4 years/$50M (2012-15), plus 2016 vesting option
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/14/11
    • 12:$11,000,058, 13-15: $13M annually, 16:$13M vesting option
    • 2016 option guaranteed with 55 games finished in 2015 or 100 games finished in 2014-15
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 17 clubs – Arizona, Atlanta, Baltimore, Chicago White Sox, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Kansas City, LA Dodgers, Miami, Milwaukee, Minnesota, Oakland, Pittsburgh, Seattle, Texas and Toronto as of 12/15)
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Philadelphia 7/28/15, with Phillies paying $4.5M of $4,830,601 remaining in salary for 2015 and Nationals responsible for the balance
    • Papelbon agreed to a reduction in the price of the 2016 option from $13M to $11M in exchange for Washington guaranteeing the option immediately ($3M of 2016 salary to be deferred until 2017)
    • released by Washington 8/13/16
  • 1 year/$12M (2011)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$9.35M (2010)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $50,000 for 60 GF
  • 1 year/$6.25M (2009)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for Rolaids award, All Star selection, LCS MVP. $0.1M for WS MVP. $0.1M for Cy Young ($50,000 for 2nd in vote, $25,000 for 3rd). $0.1M for MVP ($50,000 for 2nd, $25,000 for 3rd)
  • 1 year/$0.775M (2008)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/6/08
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.4255M (2007)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/07
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.3354M (2006)
    • re-signed by Boston 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Boston 7/05
  • drafted by Boston 2003 (4-114) (Mississippi State)
  • $264,500 signing bonus (signed without an agent)
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 10.064 (through 2015)

Bobby Parnell rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/7/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Kansas City 6/2/17 (exercised right to opt out)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 6/6/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 2/18/16 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors
    • released by Detroit 3/28/16
    • re-signed by Detroit as a free agent 3/30/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Detroit 6/1/16
    • DFA by Detroit 8/18/16, released 8/21/16
  • 1 year/$3.7M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/7/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $50,000 for 60 games
  • 1 year/$3.7M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $50,000 for 60 games
  • 1 year/$1.7M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/17/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.504M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
  • 1 year/$0.4335M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/10/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/09 (split contract)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 9/1/08
  • drafted by NY Mets 2005 (9-269) (Charleston Southern)
  • $65,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 6.148 (through 2016)

Manny Parra lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 2/22/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.52M in majors)
    • re-signed after opt-out date 3/29/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 2 years/$5.5M (2014-15)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/27/13
    • 14:$2M, 15:$3.5M
  • 1 year/$1M (2013)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/1/13
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 45, 50 games in relief. $0.1M each for 55, 60, 65 games in relief
  • 1 year/$1.2M (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/12/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Milwaukee 11/30/12
  • 1 year/$1.2M (2011)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2010)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.426M (2009)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/26/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/29/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/05
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/06
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2001 (26-778) (American River JC, Calif.) (draft & follow)
  • $1.55M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Joe Urbon)
  • ML service: 8.063 (through 2015)

Zach Putnam rhp
1 year/$1.1175M (2017)

  • 1 year/$1.1175M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Chicago White Sox 12/1/17
  • 1 year/$0.975M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.525M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by White Sox as a free agent 11/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 4/17/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as free agent 12/21/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 5/30/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 10/9/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Cleveland 1/20/12
    • signed by Colorado 3/3/12
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from Colorado 11/2/12
    • non-tendered by Chicago Cubs 11/30/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 9/13/11
  • drafted by Cleveland 2008 (5-171) (Michigan)
  • $0.6M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 4.135

Chad Qualls rhp
2 years/$6M (2016-17)

  • 2 years/$6M (2016-17)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/8/15
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 16:$1.75M, 17:$3.25M
    • DFA by Colorado 6/30/17, released 7/5/17
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/05
  • 2 years/$6M (2014-15), plus 2016 club option
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 12/7/13
    • 14:$2.75M, 15:$3M, 16:$3.5M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • Houston declined 2016 option 11/3/15
  • 1 year/$1.15M (2013)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 1/25/13 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.15M in majors
    • may request release 3/26/13 if he will not make ML roster
    • $0.1M retention bonus if he agrees to start season in minors
    • may opt out of contract 6/1/13 if not on Major League roster
    • contract purchased by Miami 3/31/13 
  • 1 year/$1.15M (2012)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 1/31/12
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 7/1/12 after being DFA by Philadelphia 6/28/12
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from NY Yankees 7/31/12
  • 1 year/$2.55M (2011), plus 2012 club option
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/19/11
    • 11:$1.5M, 12:$6M club option ($1.05M buyout)
    • San Diego declined 2012 option 10/31/11
  • 1 year/$4.185M (2010)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/18/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Arizona 7/31/10
  • 1 year/$2.535M (2009)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.3125M (2008)
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Houston 12/14/07
    • signed by Arizona 1/18/08 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.441M (2007)
    • renewed by Houston 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.376M (2006)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/05
  • drafted by Houston 2000 (2-67) (Nevada-Reno)
  • $0.415M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 12.058 (through 2016)

Cory Rasmus rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 2/1/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Tampa Bay 4/7/17
  • 1 year/$0.5145M (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/16
    • DFA by LA Angels 11/7/16, sent outright to Triple-A 11/14/16
    • elected free agency 11/16/16
  • 1 year/$0.513M (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/9/15
  • 1 year/$501,250 (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Atlanta 7/29/13
  • drafted by Atlanta 2006 (1s-38) (Russell County HS, Seale, Ala.)
  • $0.9M signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 2.155 (through 2016)

C.J. Riefenhauser lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 12/9/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Houston 3/25/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 2/12/16 after being DFA by Baltimore 2/4/16
    • signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 5/26/16
  • 1 year/$0.5078M (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/8/15
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Tampa Bay 11/5/15
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Seattle 12/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/14
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2010 (20-611) (Chipola JC, Fla.)
  • ML service: 0.101 (through 2016)

Armando Rivero rhp
1 year/$0.535M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • selected by Atlanta from Chicago Cubs in Rule 5 draft 12/8/16
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 10/22/17, released 11/17
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 3/18/13 as a free agent from Cuba
  • $3.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Praver-Shapiro
  • ML service: 1.000

Paco Rodriguez lhp
1 year/$0.6375M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.6375M (2017)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 12/2/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Atlanta 3/28/17 (due 45 days’ pay, $156,762)
  • 1 year/$0.5205M (2016)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5225M (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/15
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from LA Dodgers 7/30/15
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/2/14
  • 1 year/$0.4915M (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 9/5/12
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2012 (2-82) (University of Florida)
  • $0.6108M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: MVP Sports Group
  • ML service: 3.120 (through 2016)

Trevor Rosenthal rhp
1 year/$6.4M (2017)

  • 1 year/$6.4M (2017)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by St. Louis 11/6/17
  • 1 year/$5.6M (2016)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2015)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.521M (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 7/16/12
  • drafted by St. Louis 2009 (21-639) (Cowley County CC, Kan.)
  • $65,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 5.058

Robbie Ross lhp
1 year/$1.825M (2017)

  • 1 year/$1.825M (2017)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A 11/2/17 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/29/16 (avoided arbitration, $1.325M-$1.075M)
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 60 games or 60 innings
  • 1 year/$0.5665M (2015)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Texas 1/27/15
    • signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year/$512,745 (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/14
  • 1 year/$0.4974M (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/12/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • contract purchased by Texas 4/4/12
  • drafted by Texas 2008 (2-57) (Lexington Christian, Ky.)
  • signed 8/15/08, $1.575M signing bonus
  • agent: Bledsoe Agency
  • ML service: 5.098

Luis Santos rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/2/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 11/6/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • released by Kansas City 3/28/15
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 4/7/15 (minor-league contract)
  • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Pittsburgh 11/28/12
  • signed by Pittsburgh 4/18/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.030

Patrick Schuster lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 11/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Dodgers 6/15/17
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 6/17/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/15/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Oakland 7/4/16
    • claimed by Philadelphia off waivers 8/12/16 after being DFA by Oakland 8/10/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/7/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Arizona (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Arizona 6/21/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • selected by Houston from Arizona in Rule 5 draft 12/12/13
    • acquired from San Diego in trade from Houston 12/12/13
    • signed by San Diego 3/3/14
    • claimed by Kansas City off waivers from San Diego 3/25/14
    • returned by Kansas City to Arizona 3/27/14
  • drafted by Arizona 2009 (13-396) (Mitchell HS, New Port Richey, Fla.)
  • $0.45M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.056

Josh Smith rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Oakland 5/3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Oakland 11/6/17 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 5/22/16
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers from Cincinnati 11/4/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A 11/18/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 4/13/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 10/30/15
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2010 (21-637) (Liscomb)
  • ML service: 1.087

Giovanni Soto lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 3/31/17
    • released by Chicago White Sox 6/9/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/16
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade 4/11/16 after being DFA by Cleveland 4/3/16
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers 10/26/16 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 10/22/16
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers from Oakland 11/7/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 9/4/15
  • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Detroit 7/28/10
  • drafted by Detroit 2009 (21-630) (Advanced Central College HS, Carolina, P.R.)
  • ML service: 0.031 (through 2016)

Drew Storen rhp
1 year/$3M (2017)

  • 1 year/$3M (2017)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/3/17
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 15, 20, 25 games.
    • $0.1M each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55 games. $0.15M each for 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 games.
    • assignment bonus: $0.5M if traded
  • 1 year/$8.375M (2016)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Washington 1/8/16 (Nationals to pay Blue Jays cash to make up difference in 2016 salaries between Storen’s $8.375M and Ben Revere’s $6.25M, or $2.125M)
    • signed by Toronto 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade 7/26/16 after being DFA by Toronto 7/24/16, with Blue Jays paying Mariners $130,054 as part of deal
  • 1 year/$5.7M (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.45M (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • $1M in performance bonuses based on games finished
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/17/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • may earn additional $1M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$498,750 (2012)
    • renewed by Washington 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.418M (2011)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Washington 5/17/10
  • drafted by Washington 2009 (1-10) (Stanford)
  • $1.6M signing bonus
  • agent: Brodie Van Wagenen, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 7.140

Huston Street rhp
2 years/$18M (2016-17), plus 2018 option

  • 2 years/$18M (2016-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed extension with LA Angels 5/13/15
    • 16:$8M, 17:$9M, 18:$10M club option ($1M buyout)
    • LA Angels declined 2018 option 11/2/17
  • 2 years/$14M (2013-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed extension with San Diego 7/29/12
    • 13:$7M, 14:$7M, 15:$7M club option
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from San Diego 7/18/14
    • LA Angels exercised 2015 option 10/30/14
  • 3 years/$22.5M (2010-12), plus 2013 option
    • signed extension with Colorado 1/27/10 (avoided arbitration, $8.35M-$7.1M)
    • 10:$7.2M, 11:$7.3M, 12:$7.5M, 13:$9M player option (club may decline and pay $0.5M buyout)
    • award bonuses: $0.1M each for MVP, WS MVP. $0.1M for Rolaids ($50,000 for 2nd-5th). $0.1M for Cy Young ($50,000 for 2nd-5th). $75,000 for LCS MVP. $25,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Colorado 12/6/11 (Rockies pay $0.5M of 2012 salary and 2013 buyout if option is declined)
  • 1 year/$4.5M (2009)
    • signed by Colorado 1/19/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.3M (2008)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/17/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Oakland 11/12/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • renewed by Oakland 3/07
  • 1 year/$339,625 (2006)
    • renewed by Oakland 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 4/05
  • drafted by Oakland 2004 (1s-40) (University of Texas)
  • $0.8M signing bonus
  • agent: self-represented
  • ML service: 13.000

Koji Uehara rhp
1 year/$6M (2017)

  • 1 year/$6M (2017)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/16
  • 2 years/$18M (2015-16)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 10/30/14
    • 15:$9M, 16:$9M
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2013), plus 2014 vesting option
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/6/12
    • 13:$4.25M, 14:$4.25M vesting option (guaranteed with 55 games in 2013)
    • performance bonuses: $0.125M each for 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 games finished
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$3M (2011), plus 2012 vesting option
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/9/10
    • 11:$3M, 12:$4M vesting option (guaranteed with 55 games or 25 games finished in 2011)
    • 2011 performance bonuses:
      • $0.1M each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 games
      • $0.15M – $0.25M for games finished (10-55)
    • 2012 performance bonuses up to $1M based on GF (if option vests)
    • award bonuses
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 6 clubs)
    • may elect to become XX(B) free agent when contract ends
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Baltimore 7/30/11 (Orioles pay $2M to Rangers in deal)
    • 2012 option vested 8/31/12
  • 2 years/$10M (2009-10)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/13/09
    • 09:$5M, 10:$5M
    • 2010 salary may increase to $6M with 160 IP in 2009, $6.5M with 170 IP in 2009, $7M with 180 IP in 2009, $7.5M with 190 IP in 2009, $8M with 200 IP in 2009
    • performance bonuses:
      • $0.25M each for 170, 180, 190, 200 IP
      • $0.25M each for 24, 27, 30, 33 starts
      • $0.25M each for 35, 40, 45, 50, 55 games finished
    • award bonuses
    • Article XX(B) free agent after 2010
    • may not be sent to minors without consent
  • 1999-2008
    • Yomiuri Giants of Japanese Central League
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 9.000

Carlos Villanueva rhp
1 year/$1.5M (2016)

  • 1 year/$1.5M (2016)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/13/16
    • $0.25M signing bonus (due 1/15/17)
    • 16:$1.25M
    • performance bonuses: $0.5M each for 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 starts. $0.25M each for 30, 40 relief appearances. $0.5M each for 50, 60 relief appearances. $0.5M each for 40, 50, 60 games finished.
  • 1 year/$2M (2015)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 2/4/15 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $2M in majors
    • performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 3, 6 games started
    • contract selected by St. Louis 3/30/15
  • 2 years/$10M (2013-14)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/26/13
    • 13:$5M, 14:$5M
  • 1 year/$2.2775M (2012)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.415M (2011)
    • signed by Toronto 1/16/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.95M (2010)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/26/10 (avoided arbitration, $1.075M-$0.8M)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Milwaukee 12/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.447M (2009)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/27/09
  • 1 year/$0.413M (2008)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/22/08
  • 1 year/$0.3845M (2007)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/05
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/06
  • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from San Francisco 3/04
  • signed by San Francisco 2002 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 10.030 (through 2016)

Jordan Walden rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/12/16 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • may earn additional $2M in performance bonuses
    • deal voided by Atlanta 2/8/17
  • 2 years/$6.6M (2015-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed extension with St. Louis 12/23/14, avoiding arbitration
    • $0.35M signing bonus
    • 15:$2.5M, 16:$3.5M, 17:$5.25M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • St. Louis declined 2017 option 11/16
  • 1 year/$1.49M (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 12/12/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $10,000 for 30 games finished
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Atlanta 11/17/14
  • 1 year/$0.5415M (2013)
    • signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2012)
    • renewed by LA Angels 3/3/12
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from LA Angels 11/30/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 8/22/10
  • drafted by LA Angels 2006 (12-372) (Grayson County CC, Texas)
  • $1M signing bonus (draft & follow)
  • agent: Kevin Hubbard, Lagardere Group
  • ML service: 6.043 (through 2016)

Chien-Ming Wang rhp
1 year/$1M (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/7/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • may earn additional $1.5M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Kansas City 4/3/16
    • DFA by Kansas City 9/17/16, released 9/22/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/10/14 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Atlanta 6/15
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 7/11/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/19/13 (minor-league deal)
    • may opt out of contract if not on Major League roster 5/31/14 or 6/30/14
    • released by Cincinnati 7/13/14
    • signed by White Sox as a free agent 7/16/14 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2013)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 3/23/13 (minor-league deal)
    • released by NY Yankees 6/6/13
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 6/7/13 (minor-league contract, $90,000 in minors)
    • contract selected by Toronto 6/11/13
    • DFA by Toronto 7/3/13, sent outright to Triple-A 7/5/13
    • contract selected by Toronto 8/24/13
    • DFA by Toronto 8/26/13, sent outright to Triple-A 8/27/13
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year/$4M (2012)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 11/3/11
    • performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$1M (2011)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 12/16/10
    • $4M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$2M (2010)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 2/19/10
    • $3M in performance bonuses
    • non-tendered by Washington 12/2/10
  • 1 year/$5M (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 12/22/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by NY Yankees 12/12/09
  • 1 year/$4M (2008)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 2/15/08 (lost in arbitration, $4.6M-$4M)
  • 1 year/$489,500 (2007)
    • renewed by NY Yankees 3/07
  • 1 year/$353,175 (2006)
  • signed by NY Yankees 5/00 as a free agent from Taiwan
  • $1.9M signing bonus
  • agent: Alan Nero, Octagon
  • ML service: 8.016 (through 2015)

Chris Withrow rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/7/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.61M (2016)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/14/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5225M (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/15
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from LA Dodgers 5/27/15
  • 1 year/$0.5066M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 11/18/11
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2007 (1-20) (Midland Christian HS, Texas)
  • signed 6/15/07, $1.35M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 3.111 (through 2016)

Wesley Wright lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/27/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Texas 7/30/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/22/15 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.5075M in majors
    • released by Arizona 3/28/16
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 4/12/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.7M (2015)

    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/14
    • DFA by Baltimore 7/14/15, released 7/22/15
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 7/30/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 9/1/15
  • 1 year/$1.425M (2014)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/16/13
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 50 games
    • non-tendered by Chicago Cubs 12/2/14
  • 1 year/$1.025M (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Houston 8/12/13
    • non-tendered by Tampa Bay 12/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.512M (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/23/12
  • 1 year/$0.4165M (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4445M (2010)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/2/109
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2009)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/10/09
  • 1 year/$0.396M (2008)
    • selected by Houston from LA Dodgers in Rule 5 draft 12/6/07
    • re-signed 2/22/08
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2003 (7-211) (Goshen HS, Ala.)
  • $0.12M signing bonus
  • agent: Reynolds Sports
  • ML service: 6.076 (through 2016)

 

 

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