Washington Nationals

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

A group led by Ted Lerner bought the Nationals for $450M in May, 2006. Major League Baseball had purchased the franchise formerly known as the Expos for $120M in 2002. Forbes magazine valued the club at $1.6 billion in April, 2017.

NATIONALS / EXPOS PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2017 $164,335,444 $ ( )
2016 $145,178,886 $170,876,032 (11)
2015 $162,014,559 $169,227,370 ( 5)
2014 $137,356,579 $141,803,228 ( 9)
2013 $118,289,679 $120,935,536 (10)
2012 $ 92,534,929 $ 96,704,070 (16)
2011 $ 68,306,929 $ 72,022,999 (22)
2010 $ 66,275,000 $ 71,937,323 (24)
2009 $ 60,328,000 $ 69,321,137 (26)
2008 $ 54,961,000 $ 59,699,668 (26)
2007 $ 37,347,500 $ 43,254,278 (28)
2006 $ 63,143,000 $ 67,483,815 (20)
2005 $ 48,581,500 $ 62,866,000 (17)
2004 $ 41,197,500 $ 39,396,467 (27)
2003 $ 51,948,500 $ 45,853,889 (29)
2002 $ 38,670,500 $ 37,901,032 (29)
2001 $ 35,159,500 $ 34,634,862 (29)
2000 $ 33,500,000 $ 27,271,468 (27)
  • 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.

Mike Rizzo President of Baseball Operations & General Manager
2 years (2015-16), plus 2017-18 option

  • 2 years (2015-16), plus 2017-18 club option
    • signed extension with Washington 8/1/13, receiving promotion from Executive VP, Baseball Operations and GM to President, Baseball Operations and GM
    • deal includes one club option covering 2017-18, which Washington must exercise or decline by 6/15/16
    • Washington exercised 2017-18 option 5/14/16
  • 3 years (2011-13), plus 2014, 2015 club options
    • signed extension with Washington 10/19/10
    • Washington exercised 2014 option 4/13
  • 2 years (2009-10)
    • Assistant GM & VP, Baseball Operations, 7/06 -
    • assumed day-to-day control of Major League operations 3/4/09
    • selected as permanent general manager 8/20/09
  • VP, Player Personnel Bob Boone
  • Assistant GM & VP, Player Development Doug Harris
  • Assistant GM & VP Bob Miller
  • Assistant GM & VP, Finance Ted Towne
  • Assistant GM & Director, Baseball Operations Adam Cromie
  • Director, Scouting Kris Kline
  • Director, Pro Scouting Bill Singer
  • Director, Player Development Mark Scialabba

Dave Martinez Manager
3 years/$2.8M (2018-20), plus 2021 option

  • 3 years/$2.8M (2018-20), plus 2021 club option 
    • hired as manager by Washington 10/29/17, replacing Dusty Baker
    • 21:$1.2M club option
  • Chicago Cubs, 2015-17
    • bench coach
  • Tampa Bay, 2008-14
    • bench coach
  • former manager Dusty Baker
    • 2 years/$4M (2016-17)
      • hired by Washington 11/3/15
      • fired by Washington 10/20/17
  • former manager Matt Williams
    • 2 years (2014-15), plus 2016-17 club options
      • hired by Washington as manager 10/31/13
      • 2015 salary of $1M
      • Washington exercised 2016 option 2/21/15
      • fired by Washington 10/5/15
  • former manager Davey Johnson
    • 2 years (2013-14)
      • signed extension with Washington 11/10/12
      • Johnson to manage in 2013, serve as special assistant in 2014
    • 3 years (2011-13)
      • selected by Washington as manager 6/26/11, replacing interim manager John McLaren and manager Jim Riggleman
      • Johnson signed three-year consulting contract, agreeing to serve as manager for remainder of 2011 season and advise club on hiring of the Nationals’ next manager
      • Washington exercised option for 2012 10/31/11
  • former manager Jim Riggleman
    • 2 years (2010-11), plus 2012 club option
      • selected by Washington as permanent manager 11/12/09
      • 11:$0.6M, 12:$0.6M club option
      • club may dismiss Riggleman after 2010 season and pay buyout
      • resigned 6/23/11 (John McLaren – interim manager 6/24-26)
    • 1 year (2009)
      • hired as interim manager 7/12/09, replacing Manny Acta
  • former manager Manny Acta (2007-09)
    • 2 years (2007-08), plus 2009 & 2010 options
      • hired by Washington 11/06, replacing Frank Robinson
      • 07:$0.5M
      • Washington exercised 2009 option 9/28/07
      • fired by Washington 7/12/09
  • former manager Frank Robinson (2000-06)

Max Scherzer rhp
7 years/$210M (2015-21)

  • 7 years/$210M (2015-21)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/21/15
    • $50M signing bonus
      • $5M in 2015 and $15M each in 2019, 2020, 2021
      • payments in equal semiannual installments, April-September
    • salaries: 15:$10M, 16-18:$15M annually. 19-21:$35M annually
    • 2019-21 salaries ($105M) deferred without interest, to be paid in seven $15M installments each July 1 from 2022 to 2028
    • deferrals reduce contract’s present-day value to $191,401,086 (by MLB calculation) or $191,409,858 (MLBPA calculation)
    • for purposes of annual payrolls (including salaries and a pro-rated 1/7 share of the signing bonus), Scherzer will earn $17,142,857 in 2015, $22,142,857 annually in 2016-18, $37,405,562 in 2019, $35,920,616 in 2020, and $34,503,480 in 2021 (salaries and bonus paid before the contract expires are not discounted, but 2019-21 salaries are discounted to $30,262,705, $28,777,759 and $27,360,623, respectively, as money paid after deal’s expiration)
    • for luxury-tax purposes, Scherzer’s annual salary is $28,689,376
    • award bonuses: $0.1M each for All Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger. $0.15M for LCS MVP. $0.25M for WS MVP. $0.5M each for MVP, Cy Young, with $0.25M for second place in either award vote, $0.15M for third, $0.1M for fourth, $75,000 for fifth.
    • perks: suite on road
    • deal does not include no-trade protection, though Scherzer will gain right to block any trade as 10-and-5 player after the 2019 season
  • 1 year/$15.525M (2014)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • Detroit made qualifying offer 10/31/14
  • 1 year/$6.725M (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/4/13 (avoided arbitration, $7.4M-$6.05M)
  • 1 year/$3.75M (2012)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2011)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/11
  • 4 years/$4.3M (2007-10)
    • signed Major League contract with Arizona 5/30/07
    • 09:$1.45M
    • performance bonuses may increase value to $6M
    • acquired by Detroit in 3-way trade from Arizona 12/9/09
  • drafted by Arizona 2006 (1-11) (Missouri)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 9.079

Stephen Strasburg rhp
7 years/$175M (2017-23)

  • 7 years/$175M (2017-23)
    • signed extension with Washington 5/10/16
    • $10M signing bonus to be paid 7/1/19
    • 17:$15M, 18:$15M, 19:$35M, 20:$25M, 21:$15M, 22:$15M, 23:$45M
    • $70M deferred without interest ($30M in 2019, $10M in 2020, $30M in 2023), paid in seven $10M installments each July 1, 2024-30, reducing the contract’s present-day value to about $162M
    • Strasburg may opt out of contract after 2019 and 2020 seasons:
      • with opt-out after 2019, $30M in deferred 2019 salary to be paid in three $10M installments each July 1, 2020-22
      • with opt-out after 2020, $40M in deferred 2019-20 salaries to be paid in four $10M installments each July 1, 2021-24
    • annual performance bonus: $1M each for 180 innings pitched
    • limited no-trade protection beginning with 2017 season (Strasburg to earn right to reject any trade as 10-and-5 player in May, 2020)
    • largest-ever contract for pitcher after Tommy John surgery
  • 1 year/$10.4M (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$7.4M (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.975M (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/11/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 4 years/$15.1M (2009-12)
    • signed Major League contract with Washington 8/17/09
    • $7.5M signing bonus
      (paid in 3 installments of $2.5M, 9/1/09, 1/10/10, 1/10/11)
    • 09:$0.4M (pro-rated), 10:$2M, 11:$2.5M, 12:$3M
    • if not arbitration-eligible after 2012 season, 2013 salary is $3.9M
  • drafted by Washington 2009 (1-1) (San Diego State)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 7.118

Ryan Zimmerman 1b
6 years/$100M (2014-19), plus 2020 option

  • 6 years/$100M (2014-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed extension with Washington 2/26/12
    • 14-18:$14M annually. 19:$18M, 20:$18M club option ($2M buyout)
    • 5 year/$10M personal-services contract, to begin once playing career ends
    • no-trade protection, beginning in 2014
    • if traded in 2012-13, salaries increase to $16M in 2014 and $18M in 2015-18, with 2019 and 2020 option unchanged and personal-services contract voided
  • 5 years/$45M (2009-13)
    • signed extension with Washington 4/20/09
    • replaced 1 year/$3.325M deal signed 2/19/09, avoiding arbitration, $3.9M-$2.75M
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 09:$3.325M, 10:$6.25M, 11:$8.925M, 12:$12M, 13:$14M
    • performance bonuses: $75,000 for 500 PAs. $50,000 each for 550, 600 PAs
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.465M (2008)
    • renewed by Washington 3/8/08
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2007)
    • renewed by Washington 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Washington 9/05
  • drafted by Washington 2005 (1-4) (Virginia)
  • signed 6/05, $2.975M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Brodie Van Wagenen)
  • ML service: 12.032

Bryce Harper rf
1 year/$21.625M (2018)

  • 1 year/$21.625M (2018)
    • re-signed by Washington 5/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses: $0.1M each for All-Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger. $1M for MVP ($0.5M for second place in vote, $0.25M for third, $0.15M for fourth, $0.1M for fifth)
    • at signing, largest-ever salary for arbitration-eligible player
  • 1 year/$13.625M (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 2 years/$7.5M (2015-16)
    • signed extension with Washington 12/15/14
    • 15:$2.5M, 16:$5M
  • 5 years/$9.9M (2011-15)
    • signed Major League contract with Washington 8/16/10
    • $6.25M signing bonus (paid in 5 installments of $1.25M, 30 days after approval and each July 1, 2011-14)
    • 11:$0.5M, 12:$0.5M, 13:$0.75M, 14:$0.9M, 15:$1M
    • roster bonuses: $0.125M each for 30, 60, 90, 120 days on active major-league roster in 2014, 2015
    • Nationals agreed to pay for eight semesters of college
  • drafted by Washington 2010 (1-1) (College of Southern Nevada)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 5.159

Gio Gonzalez lhp
5 years/$42M (2012-16), plus 2017-18 options

  • 5 years/$42M (2012-16), plus 2017-18 options
    • signed extension with Washington 1/16/12
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 12:$3.25M, 13:$6.25M, 14:$8.5M, 15:$11M, 16:$12M, 17:$12M club option ($0.5M buyout), 18:$12M club option
    • 2018 option guaranteed with 180 IP in 2017
    • at signing, largest-ever deal for first-time arbitration-eligible pitcher
    • Washington exercised 2017 option 11/3/16
    • met innings threshold guaranteeing 2018 option at $12M 9/12/17
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Oakland 12/22/11
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/26/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Chicago White Sox 1/4/08
    • contract purchased by Oakland 8/6/08
  • acquired by White Sox in trade from Philadelphia 12/06
  • acquired by Philadelphia from White Sox 12/05
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2004 (1s-38) (Monsignor Pace HS, Miami)
  • $0.85M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp. (previously ACES)
  • ML service: 8.162

Daniel Murphy 2b
3 years/$37.5M (2016-18)

  • 3 years/$37.5M (2016-18)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/6/16
    • 16:$8M, 17:$12M, 18:$17.5M
    • $5.5M of 2018 salary is deferred without interest, to be paid in installments of $2.5M on 1/15/19 and $3M on 1/15/20
    • with deferrals, MLB calculates present-day value at $37,270,849
  • 1 year/$8M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration, $8.6M-$7.4M)
    • NY Mets made qualifying offer to Murphy 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$5.7M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.925M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/29/13 (avoided arbitration, $3.4M-$2.55M)
  • 1 year/$512,196 (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
  • 1 year/$0.422M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/11
  • 1 year/$0.419M (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/10/10
  • 1 year/$0.401M (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/09 (split contract)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 8/2/08
  • drafted by NY Mets 2006 (13-394) (Jacksonville U)
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 8.109

Matt Wieters c
1 year/$10.5M (2017), plus 2018 option

  • 1 year/$10.5M (2017), plus 2018 player option
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 2/17
    • 17:$10.5M, 18:$10.5M player option
    • $5M in salary is deferred, to be paid in 2021
    • Wieters exercised 2017 option 11/17
  • 1 year/$15.8M (2016)
    • accepted qualifying offer from Baltimore 11/13/15
  • 1 year/$8.3M (2015)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • Baltimore made qualifying offer to Wieters 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$7.7M (2014)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/6/14 (avoided arbitration, $8.75M-$6.5M)
    • award bonuses, including $75,000 for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$5.5 (2013)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2012)
    • renewed by Baltimore 3/10/12
  • 1 year/$452,250 (2011)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • renewed by Baltimore 3/9/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 5/29/09
  • drafted by Baltimore 2007 (1-5) (Georgia Tech)
  • signed 8/15/07, $6M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 8.129

Ryan Madson rhp
3 years/$22M (2016-18)

  • 3 years (2016-18)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 12/7/15
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 16:$6.5M, 17:$7.5M, 18:$7.5M
    • may earn up to an additional $1.25M annually in performance bonuses based on games finished
    • assignment bonus: $0.25M with trade
    • acquired by Washington in trade with Oakland 7/16/17
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2015)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/4/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.85M in majors)
    • may opt out of contract if not on Major League roster 5/1/15
    • may earn additional $0.15M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Kansas City 4/5/15
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2013)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/28/12
    • performance bonuses: $0.25M each 35, 40, 45, 50 games finished
    • roster bonuses: $0.5M each for 1, 45, 90, 135, 180 days on active roster and not on disabled list with right arm injury
    • released by LA Angels 8/5/13
  • 1 year/$8.5M (2012), plus 2013 mutual option
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/20/12
    • 12:$6M, 13:$11M mutual option ($2.5M buyout)
    • Of 2012 salary, $2M is deferred until 11/1/12 and an additional $2M is deferred until 11/1/13.
    • award bonuses: $25,000 for All-Star. $50,000 for LCS MVP. $0.1M for WS MVP. $0.1M for Rolaids award ($75,000-2nd, $50,000-3rd)
    • Madson declined 2013 option 10/31/12
  • 3 years/$12M (2009-11)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 09:$2M, 10:$4.5M, 11:$4.5M
    • performance bonuses: $0.15M each for 30, 35, 40, 45 GF. $0.2M each for 50, 55 GF.. $0.25M each for 60, 65 GF
  • 1 year/$1.4M (2008)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/17/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $30,000 each for 40, 45, 50, 55, 60 relief appearances
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2007)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/07 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2006)
  • 1 year/$0.35M (2005)
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2004)
  • drafted by Philadelphia 1998 (9-254) (Valley View HS, Moreno Valley, Calif.)
  • $0.35M signing bonus
  • agent: All Bases Covered
  • ML service: 12.155

Anthony Rendon 3b
1 year/$5.8M (2017)

  • 1 year/$5.8M (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.8M (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 4 years/$7.2M (2011-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed Major League contract with Washington 8/15/11
    • $6M signing bonus
    • 14: $1.2M, 15:$2.5M club option
    • Washington exercised 2015 option 10/15
  • drafted by Washington 2011 (1-6) (Rice)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 4.130

Shawn Kelley rhp
3 years/$15M (2016-18)

  • 3 years/$15M (2016-18)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/10/15
    • 16:$4M, 17:$5.5M, 18:$5.5M
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 40, 50 games pitched. $0.1M for 60 games pitched
  • 1 year/$2.835M (2015)
    • signed by San Diego 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.765M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from NY Yankees 12/29/14
  • 1 year/$0.935M (2013)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/30/13 (avoided arbitration, $1.2M-$0.75M)
    • may earn additional $0.165M in roster bonuses for 60, 90, 120, 150 days on Major League roster
    • acquired by Yankees in trade 2/13/13 after DFA by Seattle 2/7/13
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2012)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2011)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4125M (2010)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/26/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/09
    • contract purchased by Seattle 4/4/09
  • drafted by Seattle 2007 (13-405) (Austin Peay)
  • agent: Mike McCann
  • ML service: 8.128

Tanner Roark rhp
1 year/$4.315M (2017)

  • 1 year/$4.315M (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5434M (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5296M (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5061M (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/26/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Washington 8/6/13
  • acquired by Washington in trade from Texas 7/30/10
  • drafted by Texas 2008 (25-753) (Illinois)
  • agent: Matt Colleran
  • ML service: 4.055

Adam Eaton cf
5 years/$23.5M (2015-19), plus 2020-21 options

  • 5 years/$23.5M (2015-19), plus 2020-21 club options
    • signed extension with Chicago White Sox 3/20/15, replacing one-year, $0.56M contract signed 3/3/15
    • 15:$0.85M, 16:$2.75M, 17:$4M, 18:$6M, 19:$8.4M, 20:$9.5M club option ($1.5M buyout), 21:$10.5M club option ($1.5M buyout)
    • 2021 option increases to $13M with MVP in any season 2015-20 or $12M with second- or third-place finish in any MVP vote in 2015-20
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/7/16
  • 1 year/$0.511M (2014)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/2/13
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Arizona 12/10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 9/4/12
  • drafted by Arizona 2010 (19-571) (Miami-Ohio)
  • agent: Diamond Sports Management
  • ML service: 5.030

Sean Doolittle lhp
5 years/$10.5M (2014-18), plus 2019-20 options

  • 5 years/$10.5M (2014-18), plus 2019-20 club options
    • signed extension with Oakland 4/21/14
    • replaced 1 year/$0.505M deal signed 3/14
    • 14:$0.6M, 15:$0.75M, 16:$1.55M, 17:$2.6M, 18:$4.35M, 19:$6M club option ($0.5M buyout), 20:$6.5M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • performance bonuses based on 2015-17 games finished
    • salaries increase if Doolittle is arbitration-eligible after 2014 season: 15:$1.4M, 16:$2.45M 17:$3.65M, 18:$5M
    • 2020 becomes mutual option with 100 games finished in 2018-19
    • assignment bonus: $0.25M with trade
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Oakland 7/16/17
  • 1 year/$0.4925M (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 11/19/10
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
  • drafted by Oakland 2007 (1s-41) (Virginia)
  • signed 6/19/07, $742,500 signing bonus
  • agent: Jason Cook
  • ML service: 5.122

Adam Lind 1b
1 year/$1.5M (2017), plus 2018 option

  • 1 year/$1.5M (2017), plus 2018 mutual option
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 2/13/17
    • 17:$1M, 18:$5M mutual option ($0.5M buyout)
    • performance bonuses: $0.15M for 80 games. $0.2M each for 90, 100 games. $0.25M each for 110, 120 games. $0.2M for 130 games
  • 4 years/$18M (2010-13), plus 2014-16 club options
    • signed extension with Toronto 4/3/10, replacing 1-year, $0.41M deal for 2010
    • $0.6M signing bonus
    • 10:$0.4M, 11:$5M, 12:$5M, 13:$5M, 14:$7M club option ($2M buyout), 15:$7.5M club option ($1M buyout), 16:$8M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 5/31/12
    • contract purchased by Toronto 6/25/12
    • Toronto exercised 2014 option 11/1/13
    • Toronto exercised 2015 option 11/1/14
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Toronto 11/1/14
    • Milwaukee exercised 2016 option 11/3/15
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Milwaukee 12/9/15
  • 1 year/$0.4118M (2009)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/25/09
  • 1 year/$0.3964M (2008)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/29/08 ($0.1157M in minors)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 9/06
  • drafted by Toronto 2004 (3-83) (South Alabama)
  • $0.44M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 10.058

Michael Taylor of
1 year/$0.5579M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5579M (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.524M (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5087M (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Washington 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Washington 2/26/14
  • drafted by Washington 2009 (6-172) (Westminster Academy, Fort Lauderdale)
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 3.010

Trea Turner ss
1 year/$0.5549M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5549M (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Washington 8/21/15
  • acquired by Washington in trade from San Diego 6/14/15 (player to be named later in 12/19/14 trade)
  • drafted by San Diego 2014 (1-13) (NC State)
  • $2.9M signing bonus ($2.7233M slot)
  • ML service: 1.135

Enny Romero lhp
1 year/$0.551M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.551M (2017)
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Tampa Bay 2/7/17
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2016)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/8/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13
  • signed by Tampa Bay 6/08 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 2.072

Sammy Solis lhp
1 year/$0.5457M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5457M (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Washington 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Washington 2/26/14
  • drafted by Washington 2010 (2-51) (University of San Diego)
  • $1M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 2.077

Koda Glover rhp
1 year/$0.5383M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5383M (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Washington 7/20/16
  • drafted by Washington 2015 (8-254) (Oklahoma State)
  • $0.2M signing bonus ($0.1661M slot)
  • ML service: 1.051

Wilmer Difo ss
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract purchased by Washington 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Washington 3/15
  • signed by Washington 6/3/10 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 1.110

Jose Marmolejos 1b
1 year/$0.535M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • contract selected by Washington 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • signed by Washington 6/9/11 as an amateur free agent (Broward CC, Fla.)
  • ML service: 0.061

Austin Adams rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
    • acquired by Washington in trade from LA Angels 12/10/16
  • drafted by LA Angels 2012 (8-267) (South Florida)
  • $0.1275M signing bonus ($0.1348M slot)
  • ML service: 0.035

Rafael Bautista of
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Washington 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • signed by Washington 1/3/12 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.037

A.J. Cole rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract purchased by Washington 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Washington 3/15
  • acquired by Washington in trade from Oakland 1/16/13
  • acquired by Oakland in trade from Washington 12/22/11
  • drafted by Washington 2010 (4-116) (Oviedo HS, Fla.)
  • $2M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 0.152

Erick Fedde rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Washington 7/30/17
  • drafted by Washington 2014 (1-18) (UNLV)
  • $2.5111M signing bonus ($2.1456M slot)
  • ML service: 0.039

Brian Goodwin of
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract purchased by Washington 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Washington 3/15
  • drafted by Washington 2011 (1s-34) (Miami Dade JC)
  • $3M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 1.019

Trevor Gott rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.516M (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 6/13/15
    • acquired by Washington in trade from LA Angels 12/10/15
  • acquired by LA Angels in trade from San Diego 7/19/14
  • drafted by San Diego 2013 (6-178) (Kentucky)
  • $0.2M signing bonus ($0.2429M slot)
  • agent: Sports One
  • ML service: 0.153

Matt Grace lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract purchased by Washington 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Washington 3/15
  • drafted by Washington 2010 (8-236) (UCLA)
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.065

Raudy Read c
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Washington 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • signed by Washington 1/24/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.031

Victor Robles of
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Washington 9/7/17
  • signed by Washington 7/2/13 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.225M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.025

Joe Ross rhp
1 year/$0.551M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.551M (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5144M (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Washington 6/6/15
  • acquired by Washington in trade from San Diego 12/19/14
  • drafted by San Diego 2011 (1-25) (Bishop O’Dowd HS, Oakland)
  • $2.75M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 2.067

Adrian Sanchez 2b-3b
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Washington 6/30/17
  • signed by Washington 1/21/07 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.085

Pedro Severino c
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Washington 9/1/15
  • signed by Washington 12/13/10 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Wasserman Media
  • ML service: 0.142

Andrew Stevenson cf
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Washington 7/23/17
  • drafted by Washington 2015 (2-58) (LSU)
  • $0.75M signing bonus ($1.0581M slot)
  • ML service: 0.062

Wander Suero rhp
2018

  • 2018
    • contract selected by Washington 11/3/17
  • signed by Washington 2/2/10 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Austin Voth rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Washington 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • drafted by Washington 2013 (5-166) (Washington)
  • $0.2728M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.000

Minor leagues

Aaron Barrett rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 4/3/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5194M (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Washington 10/25/16
  • 1 year/$0.5142M (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • contract purchased by Washington 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Washington 2/26/14
  • drafted by Washington 2010 (9-266) (University of Mississippi)
  • $35,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 2.144 (through 2016)

Emmanuel Burriss 2b
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/13/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/18/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.925M in majors)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 4/2/16
    • DFA by Philadelphia 6/1/16, sent outright to Triple-A 6/4/16
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 8/19/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/7/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 11/10/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Washington 6/26/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Washington 7/28/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/19/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/14/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/9/12
    • DFA by San Francisco 7/28/12, sent outright to Triple-A 8/2/12
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 9/4/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by San Francisco 11/6/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2010)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/10
  • 1 year/$0.404M (2009)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 2/25/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 4/20/08
  • drafted by San Francisco 2006 (1s-33) (Kent State)
  • $1M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Nez Balelo)
  • ML service: 4.100 (through 2016)

Joey Butler of
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 2/10/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/16
    • DFA by Cleveland 7/31/16, sent outright to Triple-A 8/5/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/3/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 5/3/15
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers 12/7/15 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 12/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by St. Louis 3/27/14
    • contract selected by St. Louis 5/9/14
    • released by St. Louis 5/23/14 (rights sold to Orix of Japan)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/5/13
    • claimed by St. Louis off waivers 10/3/13 after being DFA by Texas 9/30/13
  • drafted by Texas 2008 (15-453) (New Orleans)
  • agent: Frye McCann
  • ML service: 1.031 (through 2016)

Tim Collins lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/13/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.475M (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 11/30/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • refused assignment, elected free agency 11/18/16
  • 1 year/$1.475M (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.3625M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5345M (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$528,250 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$495,725 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/17/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 3/30/11
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Atlanta 7/31/10
  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Toronto 7/14/10
  • signed by Toronto 2007 as a free agent (Worcester Technical HS)
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 5.097 (through 2016)

Jimmy Cordero rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
    • DFA by Washington 7/31/17, sent outright to Triple-A 8/4/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/16
    • acquired by Washington in trade 11/23/16 after being DFA by Philadelphia 11/18/16
  • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Toronto 7/31/15
  • signed by Toronto as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic 1/6/12
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2016)

Neal Cotts lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 3/2/16 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors
    • released by Houston 3/25/16
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 4/3/16 (minor-league contract)
    • exercised right to opt out of contract 5/17/16 (released 5/18/16)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 5/20/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Yankees 6/13/16
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 6/20/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$3M (2015)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/30/15
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Milwaukee 8/21/15
  • 1 year/$2.2M (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/15/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/21/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/20/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent for 2011 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/4/10 (minor-league contract)
    • $0.9M in majors, $0.12M in minors
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2009)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 12/12/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses
    • non-tendered by Chicago Cubs 12/12/09
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2008)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 12/13/07 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 50, 55, 60 games
    • award bonuses: $0.15M for WS MVP. $0.1M each for MVP, LCS MVP, Rolaids ($75,000 for 2nd in vote, $50,000 for 3rd-4th). $75,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove
  • 1 year/$0.825M (2007)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs 1/07 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses, including $0.15M for World Series MVP
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2006)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/06
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Chicago White Sox 11/064
  • 1 year/$0.33M (2005)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/05
  • 1 year/$0.31M (2004)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/04
  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Oakland 12/02
  • drafted by Oakland 2001 (2-69) (Illinois State)
  • $0.525M signing bonus
  • agent: Pro Star Management
  • ML service: 7.041 (through 2016)

Brady Dragmire rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • DFA by Texas 1/20/17, sent outright to Triple-A 1/27/17
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 6/20/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Toronto 11/18/15
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 10/5/16 after being DFA by Toronto 9/27/16
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Pittsburgh 12/2/16
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers 12/14/16 after being DFA by Texas 12/13/16
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 12/23/16 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 12/21/16
  • drafted by Toronto 2011 (17-529) (Bradshaw Christian School, Sacramento)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2016)

Irving Falu inf
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/10/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 6/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/4/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 5/26/14
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers from Milwaukee 6/26/14
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from San Diego 7/17/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 8/7/14
  • 1 year/$492,025 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/15/13
    • DFA by Kansas City 11/20/13, released 11/26/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 5/3/12
  • drafted by Kansas City 2003 (21-612) (Indian Hills CC, Iowa)
  • agent: Magnus Sports
  • ML service: 0.120 (through 2016)

Luis Garcia ss
2017

  • signed by Washington 7/2/16 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $1.3M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Chad Huffman 1b-of
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by St. Louis as free agent 11/18/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 6/7/17
    • sent outright to A by St. Louis 7/25/17 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 7/27/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/30/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Chiba Lotte of Japan
  • 1 year/$0.15M (2014)
    • signed by Chiba Lotte of Japan 12/14/13
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 2/11/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/21/11 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Cleveland (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract selected by San Diego 11/20/09
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/10/10
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 4/7/10 after being DFA by San Diego 4/4/10
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers from NY Yankees 9/17/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 11/3/10
  • drafted by San Diego 2006 (2-53) (TCU)
  • $0.66M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.022 (through 2016)

Ryan Jackson ss
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 1/3/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Miami 4/24/17
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 6/2/17 (minor-league contract)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 7/3/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/18/15 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Philadelphia 5/20/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • DFA by Kansas City 12/30/14, sent outright to Triple-A 1/7/15
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Kansas City 5/7/15
    • contract selected by LA Angels 8/16/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 11/7/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/14
    • claimed by LA Dodgers off waivers from San Diego 11/3/14
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade 11/26/14 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 11/24/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13
    • claimed by Houston off waivers from St. Louis 11/20/13
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Houston 12/18/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 8/10/12
  • drafted by St. Louis 2009 (5-159) (Miami-Fla.)
  • $0.1575M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 0.168 (through 2016)

Kevin Jepsen rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 2/13/17 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $2.25M in majors
    • released by Arizona 3/25/17
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 6/29/17 (minor-league contract with player’s right to opt out 7/26/17)
  • 1 year/$5.3125M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/22/16 (avoided arbitration, $5.4M-$5.05M)
    • DFA by Minnesota 7/3/16, released 7/11/16
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 7/14/16 (Rays to pay pro-rated minimum salary, with Twins responsible for balance)
  • 1 year/$3.025M (2015)
    • signed by Tampa Bay 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Tampa Bay 7/31/15 with $1,074,453 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$1.4625M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/31/14 (avoided arbitration, $1.625M-$1.3M)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from LA Angels 12/16/14
  • 1 year/$1,181,250 (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/30/13 (avoided arbitration, $1.4M-$0.975M)
  • 1 year/$0.501M (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.435M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.415M (2010)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/10
  • 1 year/$0.401M (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/26/09
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 9/7/08
  • drafted by Anaheim 2002 (2-53) (Bishop Manogue, Reno)
  • $0.745M signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 6.163 (through 2016)

Carter Kieboom ss
2017

  • drafted by Washington 2016 (1-28) (Walton HS, Marietta, Ga.)
  • $2M signing bonus ($2.0659M slot)
  • ML service:

Spencer Kieboom c
2017

  • 2017
    • DFA by Washington 3/2/17, sent outright to Triple-A 3/6/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Washington 11/19/15
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • drafted by Washington 2012 (5-174) (Clemson)
  • $0.2M signing bonus ($0.2234M slot)
  • agent: Career Sports & Entertainment
  • ML service: 0.006 (through 2016)

Rafael Martin rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
    • DFA by Washington 6/5/17, sent outright to Triple-A 6/9/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Washington 4/14/15
  • signed by Washington 2/17/10 as a free agent from Mexico
  • ML service: 0.080 (through 2016)

Kyle McGowin rhp
2017

  • acquired by Washington in trade from LA Angels 12/10/16
  • drafted by LA Angels 2013 (5-157) (Savannah State)
  • $0.27M signing bonus ($0.2976M slot)
  • ML service:

Josh Outman lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/7/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 7/9/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.925M (2015)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/7/15
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 for 50 games pitched. $75,000 for 55 games. $0.1M each for 60, 65 games. $0.15M for 70 games
    • released by Atlanta 8/4/15
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/21/09
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2014)
    • signed by Cleveland 1/15/14 (avoided arbitration) 
    • DFA by Cleveland 6/18/14, sent outright to Triple-A 6/25/14
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Cleveland 8/28/14
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/28/14
    • DFA by NY Yankees 9/22/14
    • refused assignment by NY Yankees 10/6/14
  • 1 year/$0.675M (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/16/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Colorado 12/18/13
  • 1 year/$0.482M (2012)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Oakland 1/16/12
    • signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/21/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • acquired in trade from Philadelphia 7/17/08 (Blanton deal)
    • contract purchased 9/2/08
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2005 (10-307) (Central Missouri State)
  • $52,500 signing bonus
  • agent: Turner Gary Sports
  • ML service: 5.105 (through 2016)

Ryan Raburn lf-rf
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 11/14/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/17/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.9M in majors)
    • released by Cincinnati 3/27/17 (exercised right to opt out)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 4/8/17 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Chicago White Sox 5/26/17
    • contract selected by Washington 6/5/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 3/4/16 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors
    • contract selected by Colorado 3/29/16
  • 2 years/$4.85M (2014-15), plus 2016 club option
    • signed extension with Cleveland 8/7/13
    • 14:$2.25M, 15:$2.5M, 16:$3M club option ($0.1M buyout)
    • Cleveland declined 2016 option 11/5/15
  • 1 year/$1M (2013)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/19/13 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • $0.75M in performance bonuses based on plate appearances 
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 3/31/13
  • 2 years/$3.4M (2011-12)
    • signed extension with Detroit 1/11/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • 11:$1.3M, 12:$2.1M
    • released by Detroit 11/20/12
  • 1 year/$0.438M (2010)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2009)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/24/09
  • 1 year/$0.396M (2008)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/26/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 7/6/07
  • 1 year (2005)
    • signed by Detroit 1/05
    • sent outright to Triple-A 12/05
  • drafted by Detroit 2001 (5-147) (South Florida CC)
  • agent: Career Sports & Entertainment
  • ML service: 10.056

Neil Ramirez rhp
1 year/$0.75M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.75M (2017)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 11/21/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.75M in majors)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 4/2/17
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 5/4/17 after being DFA by San Francisco 4/30/17
    • DFA by Toronto 5/8/17 (refused assignment 5/14/17)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 5/16/17
    • DFA by NY Mets 7/20/17, sent outright to Triple-A 7/22/17 (refused assignment, elected free agency)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 7/27/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5245M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
    • claimed off waivers by Milwaukee 5/31/16 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 5/21/16
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers 6/12/16 after being DFA by Milwaukee 6/9/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 7/21/16
  • 1 year/$0.5145M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/3/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/12/13
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Texas 8/23/13 (player to be named in 7/22/13 Matt Garza deal)
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • contract purchased by Texas 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Texas 3/1/12
  • drafted by Texas 2007 (1s-44) (Kempsville HS, Va.)
  • signed 8/15/07, $1M signing bonus
  • agent: Bledsoe Agency
  • ML service: 2.095 (through 2016)

Clint Robinson 1b
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Washington 3/31/17
  • 1 year/$0.5349M (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.525M (2015)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Washington 4/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 6/25/14
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 7/10/14, sent outright to Triple-A 7/15/14
    • refused assignment by LA Dodgers 10/12/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 3/29/13 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 3/27/13
    • DFA by Toronto 5/29/13, sent outright to Triple-A 5/31/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/10/12
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 11/28/12 after being DFA by Kansas City 11/20/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 11/24/10
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • drafted by Kansas City 2007 (25-756) (Troy)
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 2.028 (through 2016)

Esmil Rogers rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 8/1/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.9M (2016)
    • re-signed by Hanwha of Korea 12/3/15
    • highest-paid foreign player in KBO
  • 1 year/$1.48M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 12/2/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • $0.75M guaranteed
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Yankees 6/12/15
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 6/28/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Yankees 7/1/15
    • released by NY Yankees 7/31/15
    • signed by Hanwha of Korea 8/15
  • 1 year/$1.85M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Toronto 5/23/14, sent outright to Triple-A 5/24/14
    • contract selected by Toronto 7/22/14
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 7/31/14 after being DFA by Toronto 7/27/14
  • 1 year/$0.509M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade 6/12/12 after being DFA by Colorado 6/9/12
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Cleveland 11/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.417M (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.401M (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/4/09 ($65,000 in minors)
  • 1 year (2008)
  • signed as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 4.161 (through 2015)

Seth Romero lhp
2017

  • drafted by Washington 2017 (1-25) (Houston)
  • $2.8M signing bonus ($2.5304M slot)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service:

Brandon Snyder 1b-3b
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 11/20/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/26/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 6/2/16
    • DFA by Atlanta 8/7/16
    • contract selected by Atlanta 8/25/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 10/7/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 4/27/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 11/21/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/12/12 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Texas 3/27/13
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 3/31/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 6/25/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 11/4/13
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Baltimore 1/3/12
    • signed by Texas 3/1/12
    • non-tendered by Texas 11/30/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 11/18/09
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/9/10
  • drafted by Baltimore 2005 (1-13) (Westfield HS, Va.)
  • signed 6/05, $1.7M signing bonus
  • agent: Reynolds Sports
  • ML service: 2.058 (through 2016)

Juan Soto of
2017

  • signed by Washington 7/2/15 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service:

Neftali Soto 1b
2017

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 2/8/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/8/14 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Cincinnati 3/23/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 10/28/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/12
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2007 (3-109) (Colegio Marista HS, Manati, PR)
  • $0.279M signing bonus
  • agent: Magnus Sports
  • ML service: 0.100 (through 2016)

Jacob Turner rhp
1 year/$1.5M (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/13/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.5M in majors)
    • contract selected by Washington 4/24/17
    • DFA by Washington 7/1/17, sent outright to Triple-A 7/3/17
    • contract selected by Washington 7/17/17
    • DFA by Washington 7/18/17, sent outright to Triple-A 7/19/17
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/3/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 3/29/16
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 7/17/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 10/5/16
  • 4 years/$5.5M (2010-13), plus 2014, 2015 club options
    • signed Major League contract with Detroit 8/17/09
    • $4.7M signing bonus
    • guaranteed salaries between $0.8M and $2.15M, based on when Turner reaches majors
    • 2014 and 2015:$1M club options ($0.5M in minors)
    • if otherwise eligible for arbitration after 2013 or 2014, Turner may void option and file for arbitration
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Detroit 7/23/12
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade 8/8/14 after being DFA by Miami 8/5/14
    • Chicago Cubs exercised 2015 option 11/1/14
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers from Chicago Cubs 10/27/15
    • non-tendered by Chicago White Sox 12/2/15
  • drafted by Detroit 2009 (1-9) (Westminster Christian, St. Louis, Mo.)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 3.111 (through 2016)