Milwaukee Brewers

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

Mark Attanasio Chairman & Principal Owner
2005 -

  • Mark Attanasio, 2005 -
    • A group led by Mark Attanasio, founder of Crescent Capital Group, bought the Brewers for $223M in 2005.
  • Bud Selig, 1970-1998 and Wendy Selig-Prieb, 1998-2005
    • Bud Selig purchased the club for $10.8M in 1970 and relocated the franchise to Milwaukee.
    • Selig’s daughter, Wendy Selig-Prieb, assumed control of the club in 1998 when her father became Commissioner on a permanent basis.
  • William Daley and Dewey Soriano, 1969-1970
    • Former Indians owner William Daley and former Pacific Coast League president Dewey Soriano paid a $5.5M franchise fee for rights to the AL’s 1969 expansion team in Seattle.
  • Forbes magazine valued the club at $1.03 billion in April 2018.
BREWERS PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2018 $ 90,964,571 $ ()
2017 $ 63,061,300 $ 78,827,919 (30)
2016 $ 63,908,300 $ 71,808,702 (30)
2015 $104,237,000 $ 98,089,079 (23)
2014 $103,697,967 $110,299,643 (15)
2013 $ 88,828,333 $ 92,698,695 (18)
2012 $ 98,150,833 $ 99,931,760 (14)
2011 $ 83,590,833 $ 93,234,011 (16)
2010 $ 90,408,000 $ 94,554,209 (13)
2009 $ 80,182,502 $ 90,006,172 (15)
2008 $ 80,937,499 $ 90,324,347 (15)
2007 $ 70,986,500 $ 72,751,641 (20)
2006 $ 57,568,333 $ 58,075,937 (24)
2005 $ 39,934,833 $ 42,752,833 (25)
2004 $ 27,528,500 $ 29,599,934 (29)
2003 $ 40,627,000 $ 47,294,226 (28)
2002 $ 50,287,833 $ 49,259,130 (22)
2001 $ 43,886,883 $ 46,648,723 (23)
2000 $ 35,800,000 $ 36,967,613 (23)
  • 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.

David Stearns General Manager
2016 -

  • 2016 -
    • hired by Milwaukee as General Manager 9/21/15 (effective 10/5/15)
  • Houston 2013-15
    • hired by Houston as Assistant GM 11/6/12
  • Cleveland 2012
    • Director, Baseball Operations
  • Major League Baseball 2008-11
    • labor relations manager
  • Vice President and Assistant GM Matt Arnold
  • Vice President – Player Personnel Karl Mueller
  • Vice President, Baseball Projects Gord Ash
  • Farm Director Tom Flanagan
  • Director, Baseball Operations Matt Kleine
  • former President of Baseball Operations – General Manager Doug Melvin
    • 3 years (2013-15)
      • signed extension with Milwaukee 5/8/12
      • promoted to president, baseball operations & GM from EVP & GM
      • to step down after 2015, assuming advisory role
    • 3 years (2010-12)
      • signed extension with Milwaukee 10/17/08
    • 3 years (2007-09)
      • signed extension with Milwaukee 11/05
    • 4 years (2003-06)
      • hired by Milwaukee 9/02, replacing Dean Taylor

Craig Counsell Manager
3 years (2018-20)

  • 3 years (2018-20)
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 11/11/16
  • 3 years (2015-17)
    • hired by Milwaukee as manager 5/4/15
  • 2012-15: Milwaukee, Special Assistant to the General Manager
  • retired as player 1/17/12
  • former manager Ron Roenicke
    • 2 years (2013-14), plus 2015 club option
      • signed extension with Milwaukee 5/8/12
      • Milwaukee exercised 2015 option, added 2016 option 3/22/14
      • Milwaukee exercised 2016 option 3/19/15
      • fired by Milwaukee 5/3/15
    • 2 years (2011-12), plus 2013 club option
      • hired by Milwaukee as manager 11/4/10
  • former manager Ken Macha
    • 2 years (2009-10), plus 2011 club option
      • hired 10/30/08, replacing interim manager Dale Sveum
      • Milwaukee added 2011 club option 10/5/09
      • Milwaukee declined 2011 option 10/4/10
  • former manager Ned Yost
    • 2 years/$2M (2007-08), plus 2009 club option
      • signed extension with Milwaukee 2/06 (extension included signing bonus, $0.825M salary for 2007)
      • Milwaukee exercised 2009 option 2/8/08
      • fired by Milwaukee 9/15/08
    • 2 years/$0.9M (2003-04), plus options for 2005 & 2006
      • hired by Milwaukee 10/02, replacing Jerry Royster
      • 03:$0.45M, 04:$0.55M
      • Milwaukee exercised $0.6M 2005 club option & added $0.6M 2007 club option 12/03
      • Milwaukee exercised 2006 option 10/05

 

Ryan Braun lf
5 years/$105M (2016-20), plus 2021 mutual option

  • 5 years/$105M (2016-20), plus 2021 option
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 4/21/11
    • $10M signing bonus (paid in 4 equal installments each April 1 from 2012 to 2015)
    • 16:$19M, 17:$19M, 18:$19M, 19:$18M, 20:$16M, 21:$15M mutual option ($4M buyout)
    • price of option may increase to $20M based on MVP, Silver Slugger, Gold Glove awards (if earned, award escalators are deferred without interest)
    • $18M in salary ($4M each in 2016-18 and $3M each in 2019-20) deferred without interest, to be paid in equal installments each July 1 from 2022 to 2031
    • no-trade protection allowing Braun to block deals to all but six clubs, including as of 2016 Arizona, LA Angels, LA Dodgers, Miami, San Diego and San Francisco (as of 2015 list included all clubs except LA Angels, LA Dodgers, Miami, Tampa Bay and Washington)
    • may block trade to any club after earning 10-and-5 rights 5/14/17
  • 8 years/$45M (2008-15)
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 5/15/08, replacing 1 year/$0.455M contract for 2008 renewed 3/2/08
    • $2.3M signing bonus
    • 08:$0.455M, 09:$0.745M, 10:$1M, 11:$4M, 12:$6M, 13:$8.5M, 14:$10M, 15:$12M
    • may earn additional $6M if Braun qualifies as a Super 2 after 2009 season, increasing salaries to: 10:$3.5M, 11:$5.5M, 12:$7.5M, 13:$9M (did not qualify)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star selection
    • no-trade clause 2008-11, limited no-trade clause 2012-13 (may block deals to 12 clubs), limited no-trade clause 2014-15 (may block deals to 6 clubs)
    • perks: suite for home games
    • Braun to donate $25,000 annually to club charity
    • placed on restricted list 7/22/13 (PED investigation)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 5/25/07
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2005 (1-5) (Miami, Fla.)
  • signed 6/05, $2.45M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Nez Balelo)
  • ML service: 10.129

Lorenzo Cain cf-rf
5 years/$80M (2018-22)

  • 5 years/$80M (2018-22)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/26/18
    • 18:$14M, 19:$15M, 20:$16M, 21:$17M, 22:$18M
    • $1M annually is deferred, to be paid in equal annual installments from 2023 to 2027, reducing present-day value to $78,917,630
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP. $50,000 for WS MVP. $0.3M for All-Star. $0.5M for MVP ($0.25M for second-fifth in vote, $0.125M for sixth-10th in vote)
    • perks: luxury suite at Miller Park for 20 games each season
    • no-trade protection: may block deals to all clubs in 2018, 15 clubs in 2019, 7 clubs in 2020 and 5 clubs each in 2021 and 2022
  • 2 years/$17.5M (2016-17)
    • signed extension with Kansas City 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration, $7.85M-$5M)
    • 16:$6.5M, 17:$11M
    • received $17.4M qualifying offer from Kansas City 11/6/17
  • 1 year/$2.725M (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/3/15 (avoided arbitration, $3.6M-$2M)
    • performance bonus: $50,000 for 505 plate appearances
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star
  • 1 year/$0.546M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/27/14
  • 1 year/$503,175 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$480,850 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/18/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/18/09
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/23/10
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Milwaukee 12/19/10
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2004 (17-496) (Tallahassee CC) (draft & follow)
  • agent: All Bases Covered
  • ML service: 6.074

Jhoulys Chacin rhp
2 years/$15.5M (2018-19)

  • 2 years/$15.5M (2018-19)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/21/17
    • $1.5M signing bonus
    • 18:$8M, 19:$6M
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2017)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/20/16
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/14/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 4/12/16
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Atlanta 5/11/16
  • 1 year/$5.5M (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Colorado 3/22/15 (due 45 days’ pay, $1,352,459)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 4/13/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cleveland 6/18/15
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 6/20/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Arizona 8/24/15
    • elected free agency 11/6/15
  • 2 years/$6.5M (2013-14)
    • signed extension with Colorado 1/26/13 (avoided arbitration, $2.6M-$1.7M)
    • 13:$1.65M, 14:$4.85M
  • 1 year/$0.482M (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.419M (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 7/24/09
  • signed by Colorado 2004 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 7.054

Christian Yelich cf
7 years/$49.57M (2015-21), plus 2022 option

  • 7 years/$49.57M (2015-21), plus 2022 option
    • signed extension with Miami 3/22/15, extending one-year, $0.57M contract signed 3/3/15
    • 15:$0.57M, 16:$1M, 17:$3.5M, 18:$7M, 19:$9.75M, 20:$12.5M, 21:$14M, 22:$15M club option ($1.25M buyout)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Miami 1/25/18
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Miami 7/23/13
  • drafted by Florida 2010 (1-23) (Westlake HS, Westlake Village, Calif.)
  • $1.7M signing bonus
  • agent: Paragon Sports
  • ML service: 4.069

Eric Thames 1b
3 years/$16M (2017-19), plus 2020 option

  • 3 years/$16M (2017-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/29/16
    • 17:$4M, 18:$5M, 19:$6M, 20:$7.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • may earn additional $0.5M annually in performance bonuses
    • assignment bonus if traded
    • may not be optioned or assigned to minors without permission
    • Milwaukee may not tender a contract to Thames and must release him at contract’s end
  • 2014-16:
    • NC Dinos of Korea’s Professional Baseball League
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/13
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade 6/30/13 after being DFA by Seattle 6/22/13 
    • claimed by Houston off waivers 9/5/13 after being DFA by Baltimore 9/1/13 
  • 1 year/$0.4859M (2012)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/12
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Toronto 7/31/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 5/17/11
  • drafted by Toronto 2008 (7-219) (Pepperdine)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • agent: Sosnick Cobbe & Karon
  • ML service: 2.063

Chase Anderson rhp
2 years/$11.75M (2018-19), plus 2020, 2021 options

  • 2 years/$11.75M (2018-19, plus 2020, 2021 options
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 10/26/17
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 18:$4.25M, 19:$6M, 20:$8.5M club option, $0.5M buyout. 21:$9.5M club option, $0.5M buyout
    • annual performance bonuses: $50,000 for 162 innings pitched. $0.15M for 180 IP. $0.2M for 200 IP
    • 2021 option may increase by $1M to $10.5M if Anderson 1) has 500 IP in 2018-20, 2) has 150 IP in 2020, 3) is not on the disabled list at end of 2020 season, and 4) passes team physical
    • one-time assignment bonus: $0.35M if traded
  • 1 year/$2.45M (2017)
    • lost arbitration with Milwaukee 2/14/17 ($2.85M-$2.45M)
  • 1 year/$0.5202M (2016)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Arizona 1/30/16
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2015)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 11/19/12
    • signed by Arizona 3/2/13
  • drafted by Arizona 2009 (9-276) (Oklahoma)
  • $85,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Hub Sports Management
  • ML service: 3.146

Brad Miller 1b-ss
1 year/$4.5M (2018)

  • 1 year/$4.5M (2018)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 6/7/18, acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Tampa Bay 6/10/18 with $2,709,677 remaining on contract (Rays pay Brewers $2,209,677 cash as part of the deal)
  • 1 year/$3.575M (2017)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5276M (2016)
    • signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5276M (2015)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/15
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Seattle 11/5/15
  • 1 year/$0.5101M (2014)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/27/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Seattle 6/28/13
  • drafted by Seattle 2011 (2-62) (Clemson)
  • $0.75M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 4.094

Jimmy Nelson rhp
1 year/$3.7M (2018)

  • 1 year/$3.7M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.547M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5223M (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5115M (2015)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 9/3/13
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2010 (2-64) (Alabama)
  • $0.5706M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 3.107

Corey Knebel rhp
1 year/$3.65M (2018)

  • 1 year/$3.65M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5389M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.513M (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Texas 1/19/15
    • signed by Milwaukee 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Detroit 5/23/14
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Detroit 7/22/14 (Soria deal)
  • drafted by Detroit 2013 (1s-39) (Texas) (competitive-balance pick acquired from Miami)
  • $1.4334M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 2.151

Stephen Vogt c
1 year/$3.065M (2018)

  • 1 year/$3.065M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 12/1/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.965M (2017)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers 6/25/17 after being DFA by Oakland 6/22/17
  • 1 year/$0.5275M (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5025M (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13
    • acquired by Oakland in trade 4/5/13 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 3/31/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2007 (12-365) (Azusa Pacific)
  • agent: All Bases Covered
  • ML service: 4.084

Jonathan Villar 2b
1 year/$2.55M (2018)

  • 1 year/$2.55M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5545M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5129M (2016)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Houston 11/19/15
    • signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.513M (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5038M (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 Philadelphia 7/28/10 (Oswalt deal)
  • signed by Philadelphia 5/08 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.105M signing bonus
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 3.113

Matt Albers rhp
2 years/$5M (2018-19)

  • 2 years/$5M (2018-19)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/29/18
    • 18:$2.5M, 19:$2.5M
    • $1M annually in performance bonuses based on appearances
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/31/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.15M in majors)
    • may opt out of contract if not on Major League roster 3/27 & 6/1/17
    • performance bonuses based on appearances: $75,000 each for 25, 30 g. $0.1M each for 35, 40 g. $0.125M each for 45, 50 g
    • released by Washington 3/27/17 (exercised right to opt out)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 3/30/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.15M in majors)
    • may earn additional $0.6M in performance bonuses
    • may opt out of contract if not on Major League roster 5/15 & 6/1/17
    • contract selected by Washington 4/9/17
  • 1 year/$2.25M (2016), plus 2017 club option
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/21/16
    • 16:$2M, 17:$3M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • Chicago White Sox declined 2017 option 11/3/16
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2015)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox 2/13/15 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 4/5/15
  • 1 year/$2.45M (2014), plus 2015 club option
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 12/17/13
    • 14:$2.25M, 15:$3M club option ($0.2M buyout)
    • Houston declined 2015 option 10/9/14
  • 1 year/$2.45M (2014), plus 2015 club option
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 12/17/13
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.075M (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston 12/12/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Boston 7/31/12
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Arizona 12/11/12
  • 1 year/$0.875M (2011)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/16/10
  • 1 year/$0.68M (2010)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 12/12/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • split contract paying $0.64M in majors, $0.275M in minors
    • non-tendered by Baltimore 12/4/10
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2009)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/09
  • 1 year/$0.395M (2008)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Houston 12/12/07
    • signed by Baltimore 1/25/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/05
    • re-signed by Houston 2/06
  • drafted by Houston 2001 (23-686) (draft & follow) (San Jacinto JC, Calif.)
  • agent: SSG Baseball
  • ML service: 10.141

Wade Miley lhp
1 years (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 2/14/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $2.5M in majors)
    • may earn additional $3.2M in performance bonuses based on games started up to 29 GS
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 5/2/18
  • 3 years/$19.25M (2015-17), plus 2018 club option

    • signed extension with Boston 2/5/15 (avoided arbitration, $4.3M-$3.4M)
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 15:$3.5M, 16:$6M, 17:$8.75M, 18:$12M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • 2018 option may increase by $2M to $14M based on performance
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Boston 12/7/15
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Seattle 7/31/16 with $11,315,573 remaining on contract
    • Baltimore declined 2018 option 11/3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5235M (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Arizona 12/12/14
  • 1 year/$0.5005M (2013)
    • renewed by Arizona 3/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 8/16/11
  • drafted by Arizona 2008 (1s-43) (Southeastern Louisiana)
  • signed 7/18/08, $0.877M signing bonus
  • agent: O’Connell Sports
  • ML service: 6.044

Hernan Perez 3b
1 year/$1.975M (2018)

  • 1 year/$1.975M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5457M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/16/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 4/28/16
  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/1/15
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from Detroit 6/2/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 11/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/22/12
  • signed by Detroit 2009 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 3.079

Jeremy Jeffress rhp
1 year/$1.7M (2018), plus 2019, 2020 options

  • 1 year/$1.7M (2018), plus 2019, 2020 club options
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 12/1/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • 18:$1.7M, 19:$3.175M club option, 20:$4.3M club option
    • annual performance bonuses based on games finished, innings:
      • $50,000 each for 15, 20 GF. $0.1M each for 25, 30 GF. $0.15M each for 35, 40 GF. $0.175M each for 45, 50 GF. $0.25M 55 GF.
      • $25,000 for 20 IP. $50,000 each for 30, 40 IP. $75,000 for 50 IP. $0.1M for 60 IP. $0.15M for 70 IP. $0.25M for 80 IP. $0.3M 90 IP
  • 1 year/$2.1M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Texas 7/31/17
  • 1 year/$0.5191M (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Milwaukee 8/1/16 with $175,870 remaining on contract
    • placed on restricted list 8/26/16 (DWI arrest)
  • 1 year/$0.5105M (2015)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5076M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
    • DFA by Toronto 4/5/14, sent outright to Triple-A 4/15/14 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 4/18/14 (minor-league deal) 
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 7/21/14
  • 1 year/$0.4959M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
    • DFA by Toronto 4/6/13, sent outright to Triple-A 4/16/13 
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/3/13
  • 1 year/$481,725 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/10/12
    • acquired by Toronto in trade 11/8/12 after being DFA by Kansas City 11/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.4145M (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 6/29/10
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Milwaukee 12/19/10
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2006 (1-16) (Halifax County HS, Va.)
  • $1.55M signing bonus
  • agent: Double Diamond Sports
  • ML service: 4.104

Erik Kratz c
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/12/17 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from NY Yankees 5/25/18 (added to Brewers’ active roster)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/1/16 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Cleveland 8/31/17
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/1/17
    • elected free agency 11/2/17
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2016)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/15/15 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Houston in trade from San Diego 3/28/16
    • DFA by Houston 5/16/16, released 5/22/16
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 5/27/16 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from LA Angels, contract selected by Pittsburgh 6/11/16
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 7/19/16, sent outright to Triple-A 7/22/16
  • 1 year/$0.5325M (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15
    • claimed by Boston off waivers 6/21/15 after being DFA by Kansas City 6/11/15
    • DFA by Boston 6/25/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/28/15 (refused assignment 6/29/15)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 7/2/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Seattle 7/15/15
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 7/17/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 9/1/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/7/15
  • 1 year/$0.5102M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Toronto 7/28/14
  • 1 year/$0.496M (2013)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/13
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Philadelphia 12/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Philadelphia for 2011 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 9/17/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh for 2010
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 9/8/10, sent outright to Triple-A 9/10/10
  • drafted by Toronto 2002 (29-866) (Eastern Mennonite U.)
  • agent: Jackson Management Group
  • ML service: 4.026

Dan Jennings lhp
1 year/$0.75M (2018)

  • 1 year/$2.375M (2018)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Tampa Bay 3/28/18 (due 45 days’ pay, $574,597)
    • 1 year/$0.75M (2018), signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 3/30/18
    • may earn additional $1.075M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$1.4M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/27/17
  • 1 year/$0.81M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.523M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5015M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Miami 12/11/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Miami 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Miami 3/2/12
  • drafted by Florida 2008 (9-268) (Nebraska)
  • $0.145M signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 4.171

Domingo Santana rf
1 year/$0.5724M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5724M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.5422M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5138M (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Houston 7/30/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Philadelphia 7/29/11 (player to be named in Hunter Pence deal)
  • signed by Philadelphia 2008 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.33M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 2.079

Zach Davies rhp
1 year/$0.572M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.572M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.5462M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 9/1/15
  • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Baltimore 7/31/15
  • drafted by Baltimore 2011 (26-785) (Mesquite HS, Gilbert, Ari.)
  • $0.575M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.020

Travis Shaw 3b
1 year/$0.5674M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5674M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.5444M (2017)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Boston 12/6/16
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • drafted by Boston 2011 (9-292) (Kent State)
  • $0.11M signing bonus
  • agent: Pro Star Management
  • ML service: 2.088

Tyler Saladino ss
1 year/$0.565M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.565M (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/18
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Chicago White Sox 4/19/18
  • 1 year/$0.547M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year/$0.513M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2010 (7-218) (Oral Roberts)
  • $0.115M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.087

Manny Pina c
1 year/$0.5601M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5601M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.5382M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Detroit 12/15 (player to be named later in Francisco Rodriguez deal)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 8/1/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/12/13 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Seattle 6/11/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 11/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$480,425 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/10/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Kansas City 11/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 11/20/09
    • signed by Kansas City 2/10
  • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Texas 9/3/09
  • signed by Texas as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: L. Warner Companies
  • ML service: 2.046

Orlando Arcia ss
1 year/$0.5596M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5596M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.5381M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • signed by Milwaukee 10/10 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $95,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.062

Jacob Barnes rhp
1 year/$0.5589M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5589M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.5377M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2011 (14-431) (Florida Gulf Coast)
  • ML service: 1.123

Jesus Aguilar 1b
1 year/$0.5572M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5572M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.536M (2017)
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers 2/2/17 after being DFA by Cleveland 1/25/17
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5076M (2015)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/6/14
  • signed by Cleveland 2007 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 1.082

Josh Hader lhp
1 year/$0.5565M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5565M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Houston 7/30/15
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Baltimore 7/31/13
  • drafted by Baltimore 2012 (19-582) (Old Mill HS, Millersville, Md.)
  • $40,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.115

Brent Suter lhp
1 year/$0.5565M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5565M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 8/19/16
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2012 (31-965) (Harvard)
  • ML service: 0.161

Brandon Woodruff rhp
1 year/$0.5501M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5501M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 6/13/17
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2014 (11-326) (Mississippi State)
  • $2.7M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.089

Alec Asher rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
    • claimed by LA Dodgers off waivers 4/5/18 after being DFA by Baltimore 3/29/18
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from LA Dodgers 4/17/18
    • DFA by Milwaukee 4/20/18, sent outright to Triple-A 4/22/18
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 5/12/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/17
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Philadelphia 3/28/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/16
    • placed on restricted list 6/16/16 (80-game suspension for violating MLB’s PED policy)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 8/30/15
  • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Texas 7/31/15
  • drafted by Texas 2012 (4-156) (Polk County JC, Fla.)
  • $0.15M signing bonus ($0.2776M slot)
  • ML service: 0.144

Keon Broxton of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.5412M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 9/21/15
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Pittsburgh 12/17/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Arizona 3/27/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 11/19/12
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/2/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 10/4/13
  • drafted by Arizona 2009 (3-95) (Santa Fe CC, Fla.)
  • $0.358M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.137

Corbin Burnes rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 7/8/18
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2016 (4-111) (St. Mary’s)
  • $0.5364M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.000

Marcos Diplan rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Texas 1/19/15
  • signed by Texas 7/2/13 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $1.3M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Mauricio Dubon ss
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Boston 12/6/16
  • drafted by Boston 2013 (26-773) (Capital Christian HS, Sacramento)
  • ML service: 0.000

Nick Franklin 2b-of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 2/15/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 5/8/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/17
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers 4/5/17 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 4/1/17
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade 6/30/17 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 6/27/17
    • DFA by LA Angels 7/29/17, sent outright to Triple-A 7/31/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5109M (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/8/15
  • 1 year/$0.5102M (2014)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/20/14
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Seattle 7/31/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 5/27/13
  • drafted by Seattle 2009 (1-27) (Lake Brantley HS, Altamonte Springs, Fla.)
  • $1.28M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 2.147

Junior Guerra rhp
1 year/$0.5548M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5548M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.5462M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 10/28/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 6/7/15
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from Chicago White Sox 10/7/15
  • 1 year (2008)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 10/17/07 (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Mets 6/19/09
  • released by Atlanta 3/31/07
  • signed by Atlanta 10/01 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 1.155

Adrian Houser rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 9/22/15
  • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Houston 7/30/15
  • drafted by Houston 2011 (2-69) (Locust Grove HS, Okla.)
  • $0.5301M signing bonus
  • agent: Players Edge
  • ML service: 0.013

Jorge Lopez rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 9/22/15
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2011 (2-70) (Academia de Milagrosa, Cayey, P.R.)
  • $0.69M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.015

Jacob Nottingham c
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Oakland 2/12/16
  • acquired by Oakland in trade from Houston 7/23/15
  • drafted by Houston 2013 (6-167) (Redlands HS, Calif.)
  • $0.3M signing bonus ($0.2702M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Nate Orf 2b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 7/2/18
  • signed by Milwaukee 6/14/13 as an amateur free agent (Baylor)
  • ML service: 0.000

Freddy Peralta rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Seattle 12/9/15
  • signed by Seattle 4/18/13 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.137M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Brett Phillips of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Houston 7/30/15
  • drafted by Houston 2012 (6-189) (Seminole HS, Fla.)
  • $0.3M signing bonus ($0.2019M slot)
  • agent: O’Connell Sports
  • ML service: 0.053

Aaron Wilkerson rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 9/15/17
  • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Boston 7/7/16
  • signed by Boston 7/18/14 as an amateur free agent (Cumberland University, Tenn.)
  • ML service: 0.017

Taylor Williams rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2013 (4-122) (Kent State)
  • $0.4M signing bonus ($0.417M slot)
  • ML service: 0.031

 

Minor-league contracts

Jett Bandy c
1 year$0.5507M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5507M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
    • DFA by Milwaukee 5/25/18
  • 1 year/$0.5398M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/16
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from LA Angels 12/13/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 11/20/14
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/9/15
  • drafted by LA Angels 2011 (31-945) (Arizona)
  • ML service: 1.161

Quintin Berry of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 2/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 2/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Minnesota 5/9/17
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 8/19/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 9/5/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 11/1/17 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/21/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Boston
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 8/24/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/1/15
    • elected free agency 10/27/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/3/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/2/14
    • released by Baltimore 12/23/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/2/13
    • claimed by Kansas City off waivers 6/4/13 after being DFA by Detroit 6/2/13
    • DFA by Kansas City 6/23/13, sent outright to Triple-A 6/25/13
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Kansas City 8/27/13
    • contract selected by Boston 9/1/13
    • refused outright assignment by Boston 11/4/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 11/9/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 5/23/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • selected by NY Mets from San Diego in Rule 5 draft 12/9/10
    • released by NY Mets 4/1/11
    • signed by Cincinnati 4/21/11 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 11/17/09
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/10
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers 7/14/10 after being DFA by Philadelphia 7/8/10
    • DFA by San Diego 7/31/10, sent outright to Triple-A 8/5/10
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2006 (5-157) (San Diego State)
  • $0.165M signing bonus
  • agent: John Boggs
  • ML service: 1.080

Christian Bethancourt c
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/8/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5418M (2017)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by San Diego 4/25/17
  • 1 year/$0.5112M (2016)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Atlanta 12/10/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/25/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • signed by Atlanta 3/08 as an amateur free agent from Panama
  • $0.6M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 2.038

Phil Bickford rhp
2018

  • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from San Francisco 8/1/16
  • drafted by San Francisco 2015 (1-18) (JC of Southern Nevada)
  • $2.3338M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Andres Blanco ss
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/30/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.1M in majors)
    • may earn additional $0.4M in performance bonuses
    • released by San Francisco 3/23/18
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 4/2/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$3M (2017)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/14/16
  • 1 year/$1.45M (2016)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 12/2/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/13/14 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.85M in majors)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 4/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 11/20/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 6/29/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/17/14 (refused outright)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/2/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/16/11 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Washington 3/29/12
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 3/31/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.52M (2011)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/2/11
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2010)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago Cubs 3/26/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 5/27/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • signed by Cubs as a free agent 1/15/08 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/07
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Kansas City 10/29/07
  • 1 year/$0.3275M (2006)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/06
  • signed by Kansas City 2000 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 7.007

Michael Brady rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/26/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/15/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Oakland 6/17/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Oakland 11/6/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • acquired by Washington in trade from LA Angels 12/10/15
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Angels (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Miami 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers 4/2/14 after being DFA by Miami 3/30/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Miami 6/6/14
  • drafted by Florida 2009 (24-728) (Cal)
  • ML service: 0.085

Aaron Brooks rhp
2018

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers 8/23/17 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 8/19/17
    • DFA by Milwaukee 9/5/17, sent outright to Triple-A 9/8/17
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2016)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Oakland 2/15/16
    • signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Kansas City 7/28/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 4/5/14
  • drafted by Kansas City 2011 (9-276) (Cal State-San Bernadino)
  • $90,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Paragon Sports
  • ML service: 1.070 (through 2016)

Hiram Burgos rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as free agent 2/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as free agent 12/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as free agent 11/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as free agent 1/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
    • released by Milwaukee 9/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/13
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2009 (6-196) (Bethune-Cookman)
  • $15,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 0.086

Lucas Erceg 3b
2018

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2016 (2-46) (Menio College, Calif.)
  • $1.15M signing bonus ($1.3869M slot)
  • ML service:

Jim Henderson rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 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)

Keston Hiura 2b
2018

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2017 (1-9) (UC-Irvine)
  • $4M signing bonus ($4.57M slot)
  • ML service:

Tristen Lutz of
2018

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2017 (1s-34) (Martin HS, Arlington, Texas)
  • $2.532M signing bonus ($1.9836M slot)
  • ML service:

Luis Ortiz rhp
2018

  • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Texas 8/1/16
  • drafted by Texas 2014 (1-30) (Sanger HS, Calif.)
  • $1.75M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Corey Ray of
2018

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2016 (1-5) (Louisville)
  • $4.125M signing bonus ($4.3822M slot)
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service:

Mike Zagurski lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/15/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 6/28/18
    • DFA by Milwaukee 7/8/18, sent outright to Triple-A 7/12/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 2/5/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Detroit 6/17
  • 2015-16
    • signed by Hiroshima of Japan 10/21/14
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Cleveland as free agent 11/22/13 (minor-league contract)
    • opted out of contract with Cleveland 5/24/14
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 5/27/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as free agent 12/1/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 5/27/13 
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 6/15/13, sent outright to Triple-A 6/18/13 (refused assignment)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 6/21/13 (minor-league deal)
    • exercised right to opt out of contract 8/15/13 
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 8/17/13 (minor-league contract) 
    • released by Oakland 9/2/13 (exercised opt-out)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 9/10/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Yankees 10/3/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 4/4/12
    • contract purchased by Arizona 4/24/12
    • DFA by Arizona 8/11/12, sent outright to Triple-A 8/13/12
    • contract purchased by Arizona 8/14/12
    • elected free agency 11/5/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/11
    • acquired by Arizona in trade 9/23/11 after being DFA by Philadelphia 9/17/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/25/09
  • 1 year/$0.3925M (2008)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 5/25/07
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2005 (12-367) (Kansas)
  • ML service: 3.055