Milwaukee Brewers

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

A group led by Mark Attanasio bought the Brewers in 2005 for $223M. The Allan “Bud” Selig Trust had purchased the club for $11M in 1970.

Forbes magazine valued the Brewers at $925M in April, 2017.

BREWERS PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2018 $ $ ()
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

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

Eric Sogard 2b
1 year/$2.4M (2018)

  • 1 year/$2.4M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 10/26/17
    • performance bonuses: $0.15M each for 30, 50, 70, 90 games. $50,000 for 120 games
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/15/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 5/12/17
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 12/2/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 350, 400 plate appearances
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Oakland 10/6/16
  • 1 year/$1.075M (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/23/15 (avoided arbitration, $1.425M-$0.9M)
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.4825M (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 9/14/10
  • acquired by Oakland in trade from San Diego 1/16/10
  • drafted by San Diego 2007 (2-81) (Arizona State)
  • signed 6/27/07, $0.4M signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 6.035

Yovani Gallardo rhp
1 year/$2M (2018)

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

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

Boone Logan lhp
1 year/$2.5M (2018), plus 2019 option

  • 1 year/$2.5M (2018), plus 2019 club option
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/5/18
    • 18:$1.875M, 19:$4.125M club option ($0.625M buyout)
    • performance bonuses based on games, innings pitched:
      • $50,000 for 25 games. $0.1M each for 30, 35 games. $0.2M each for 55, 60 games. $0.25M each for 65, 70 games. $0.3M each for 75, 80 games
      • $0.2M for 35 IP. $0.25M each for 45, 55 IP. $0.3M for 65 IP
  • 1 year/$6.5M (2017), plus 2018 club option
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/2/17
    • 17:$5.5M, 18:$7M club option ($1M buyout)
    • Cleveland declined 2018 option 11/6/17
  • 3 years/$16.5M (2014-16)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/16/13
    • 14:$4.75M, 15:$5.5M, 16:$6.25M
  • 1 year/$3.15M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.875M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/26/12 (avoided arbitration, $2.1M-$1.7M)
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 55 games
  • 1 year/$1.2M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.59M (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/18/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4275M (2009)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/09
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Atlanta 12/22/09
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2008)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/27/08
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from White Sox 12/4/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 4/06
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2002 (20-600) (Temple JC, Texas)
  • agent: Hub Sports
  • ML service: 10.140

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

Zach Davies rhp
1 year/$0.5462M (2017)

  • 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

Junior Guerra rhp
1 year/$0.5462M (2017)

  • 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

Travis Shaw 3b
1 year/$0.5444M (2017)

  • 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

Domingo Santana rf
1 year/$0.5422M (2017)

  • 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

Keon Broxton of
1 year/$0.5412M (2017)

  • 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

Jett Bandy c
1 year/$0.5398M (2017)

  • 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

Manny Pina c
1 year/$0.5382M (2017)

  • 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/$0.5381M (2017)

  • 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

Oliver Drake lhp
1 year/$0.538M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.538M (2017)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 3/30/17
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade 4/13/17 after being DFA by Baltimore
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Baltimore 11/18/14
  • drafted by Baltimore 2008 (43-1,286) (Navy)
  • agent: L. Warner Companies
  • ML service: 1.094

Jacob Barnes rhp
1 year/$0.5377M (2017)

  • 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/$0.536M (2017)

  • 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

Marcos Diplan rhp
2018

  • 2018
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/17
  • 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
2018

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

Josh Hader lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 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

Adrian Houser rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 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 (2017)

  • 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
2018

  • 2018
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/17
  • 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

Freddy Peralta rhp
2018

  • 2018
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/17
  • 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 (2017)

  • 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

Brent Suter lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 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

Tyler Webb lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • selected by Pittsburgh from NY Yankees in Rule 5 draft 12/8/16
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/17
    • returned by Pittsburgh to NY Yankees 4/1/17
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 6/22/17
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from NY Yankees 7/13/17
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2013 (10-314) (South Carolina)
  • $30,000 signing bonus ($0.1353M slot)
  • ML service: 0.026

Aaron Wilkerson rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 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 (2017)

  • 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

Brandon Woodruff rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 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

Minor-league contracts

Yhonathan Barrios rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/9/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5092M (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 11/7/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Pittsburgh 7/23/15
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 9/22/15
  • signed by Pittsburgh 7/5/09 as an amateur free agent from Colombia
  • ML service: 1.013 (through 2016)

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
2017

  • 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:

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
1 year (2017)

  • 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 a free agent 2/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/14/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/10/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/29/15 (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

Ji-Man Choi 1b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/14/18 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.85M in majors
    • may earn additional $0.65M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/13/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.7M in majors)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 7/5/17
    • DFA by NY Yankees 7/19/17, sent outright to Triple-A 7/23/17
  • 1 year/$0.65M (2016)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 11/21/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.65M in majors, $0.35M in bonuses)
    • selected by LA Angels from Baltimore in Rule 5 draft 12/10/15
    • DFA by LA Angels 5/11/16, sent outright to Triple-A 5/15/16
    • contract selected by LA Angels 7/9/16
    • DFA by LA Angels 12/23/16, sent outright to Triple-A 1/5/17
  • 2015
    • DFA by Seattle 3/5/15, sent outright to Triple-A 3/7/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/25/14
  • signed by Seattle 7/2/09 as a free agent from South Korea
  • ML service: 0.129 (through 2016)

Trent Clark of
2017

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2015 (1-15) (Richland Hills, North Richland Hill, Texas)
  • $2.7M signing bonus ($2.6927M slot)
  • agent: SSG Baseball
  • ML service:

Chris Colabello 1b
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/20/16 (minor-league contract with right to opt out 6/1/17 if not on Major League roster)
    • released by Cleveland 7/8/17
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 7/18/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5213M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
    • placed on restricted list 4/22/16 (80-game suspension for violation of MLB’s PED policy)
    • DFA by Toronto 7/23/16 (optional assignment)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 12/2/16 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • DFA by Toronto 2/4/15
    • contract selected by Toronto 5/5/15
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Minnesota 12/8/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 5/22/13
  • signed by Minnesota 2/2/12 as an amateur free agent (Assumption College, Mass.)
  • agent: Big League Management
  • ML service: 2.089 (through 2016)

Clint Coulter of
2017

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2012 (1-27) (Union HS, Camas, Wash.)
  • $1.675M signing bonus (slot)
  • ML service:

Tyler Cravy rhp
1 year/$0.5375M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5375M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 6/30/17
  • 1 year/$0.5106M (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 6/1/15
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2009 (17-526) (Napa Valley CC)
  • agent: All Bases Covered
  • ML service: 0.146 (through 2016)

Lucas Erceg 3b
2017

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

Nick Franklin 2b-of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 2/15/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 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

Ernesto Frieri rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/18/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 3/16/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Yankees 6/2/17 (exercised right to opt out)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 6/6/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 6/17/17
    • DFA by Texas 7/4/17, sent outright to Triple-A 7/7/17
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Texas 8/8/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/10/15 (minor-league contract with right to opt out of contract 3/31/16 if not on roster)
    • released by Philadelphia 4/5/16
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2015)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 11/26/14
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 for 30 games. $0.1M for 35 g. $0.15M each for 40, 45 games. $0.2M for 50, 55 g. $0.25M for 60 games. $0.15M for 30 games finished. $0.2M for 35 GF. $0.25M for 40 GF. $0.3M for 45 GF. $0.35M for 50 GF
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 6/2/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/5/15
  • 1 year/$3.8M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from LA Angels 6/27/14
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 8/8/14, sent outright to Triple-A 8/13/14
  • 1 year/$0.53M (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.4891M (2012)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/8/12
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from San Diego 5/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.4171M (2011)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/27/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/27/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 11/19/07
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/08
  • signed by San Diego 1/03 as an amateur free agent from Colombia
  • agent: Matt Colleran
  • ML service: 4.149

Jacob Gatewood ss
2017

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2014 (1s-41) (Clovis HS, Calif.)
  • $1.83M signing bonus ($1.3849M slot)
  • ML service:

David Goforth rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 4/9/17
    • DFA by Milwaukee 4/13/17, sent outright to Triple-A 4/17/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
    • DFA by Milwaukee 11/23/16, sent outright to Triple-A 12/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/15
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2011 (7-221) (Mississippi)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.101 (through 2016)

Keston Hiura 2b
2017

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

J.J. Hoover rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/10/18
    • salary of $1.1M in majors
    • may earn additional $1.65M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 1/10/17 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.9M in majors
    • may earn additional $0.425M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Arizona 3/31/17
    • non-tendered by Arizona 12/1/17
  • 1 year/$1.4M (2016)
    • won arbitration with Cincinnati 2/5/16 ($1.4M-$1.225M)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 8/4/16
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.52M (2014)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.4925M (2013)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 11/16/11
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/12
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Atlanta 4/1/12
  • drafted by Atlanta 2008 (10-310) (Calhoun CC, Ala.)
  • $0.4M signing bonus
  • agent: Ballengee Group (previously L. Warner Companies)
  • ML service: 4.133

Gilbert Lara ss
2017

  • signed by Milwaukee 2014 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $3.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service:

Tristen Lutz of
2017

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

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
  • 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

Kodi Medeiros lhp
2017

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2014 (1-12) (Waiakea HS, Hilo, Hawaii)
  • $2.5M signing bonus ($2.8057M slot)
  • ML service:

Nick Noonan 2b
1 year (2017)

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

Andy Oliver lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/16/16 (minor-league contract with 6/15/17 opt-out clause if not on Major League roster)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/11/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • selected by Philadelphia from Pittsburgh in Rule 5 draft 12/11/14
    • signed by Philadelphia 3/15
    • elected free agency after being sent outright to Triple-A 4/4/15
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 4/17/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Tampa Bay 7/3/15
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 7/16/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.501M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/22/12
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Detroit 12/5/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 6/25/10
  • drafted by Detroit 2009 (2-58) (Oklahoma State)
  • $1.495M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 0.034 (through 2016)

Luis Ortiz rhp
2017

  • 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:

Cody Ponce rhp
2017

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2015 (2-55) (Cal Poly Pomona)
  • $1.108M signing bonus (slot)
  • ML service:

Corey Ray of
2017

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

Michael Reed rf
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 7/6/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 9/22/15
  • drafted by Houston 2011 (5-161) (Leander HS, Texas)
  • $0.5M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.029 (through 2016)

Tyrone Taylor of
2017

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2012 (2-92) (Torrence HS, Calif.)
  • $0.75M signing bonus ($0.5236M slot)
  • ML service:

Devin Williams rhp
2017

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2013 (2-54) (Hazelwood West HS, Mo.)
  • $1.35M signing bonus ($1.0173M slot)
  • ML service:

Mike Zagurski lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/15/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 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