Baltimore Orioles

Service time in years & days (through 2018 season).

Peter Angelos Chairman of the Board/CEO
1993 -

  • Peter Angelos, 1993 -
    • a group led by attorney Peter Angelos bought the Orioles for $173M in 1993
  • Eli Jacobs, 1988-1993
    • venture capitalist Eli Jacobs purchased the team from the estate of Edward Bennett Williams for $70M in December 1988
  • Edward Bennett Williams, 1979-1988
    • Washington DC trial lawyer Edward Bennett Williams purchased the franchise from brewery magnate Jerold Hoffberger for $12M in 1979
  • Forbes magazine valued the club at $1.2 billion in April, 2018.
ORIOLES PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2019 $ $ ( )
2018 $148,574,615 $148,720,053 (17)
2017 $164,326,172 $179,936,646 (11)
2016 $147,693,713 $169,272,704 (12)
2015 $118,975,833 $124,715,044 (14)
2014 $107,976,153 $112,707,105 (14)
2013 $ 92,238,333 $103,299,013 (14)
2012 $ 84,102,333 $ 89,060,253 (19)
2011 $ 86,942,583 $ 86,856,480 (18)
2010 $ 73,812,500 $ 73,231,289 (23)
2009 $ 67,101,666 $ 79,308,066 (19)
2008 $ 67,196,246 $ 78,888,250 (19)
2007 $ 93,554,808 $ 95,269,977 (14)
2006 $ 72,585,582 $ 76,138,206 (16)
2005 $ 73,914,333 $ 81,041,711 (10)
2004 $ 51,623,333 $ 56,811,459 (20)
2003 $ 73,877,500 $ 75,502,154 (16)
2002 $ 60,493,487 $ 56,504,685 (18)
2001 $ 74,279,540 $ 77,196,073 (10)
2000 $ 83,100,000 $ 69,398,275 ( 8)
  • 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 Elias Executive VP, GM
2019 -

  • 2019 -

    • hired by Baltimore as Executive VP, GM 11/16/18
  • Houston, 2012-18
    • Assistant General Manager, Player Acquisition
    • Director, Scouting
  • St. Louis, 2007-11
  • Vice President, Baseball Operations Brady Anderson
  • Assistant GM for Analytics Sig Mejdal
  • Director, Scouting Gary Rajsich
  • Director, Minor League Operations Kent Qualls
  • Director, Player Development Brian Graham
  • former Executive VP, Baseball Operations Dan Duquette
    • 4 years (2015-18)
      • signed extension with Baltimore 1/16/13
      • deals pays about $2M annually
      • will not return for 2019 season, Baltimore announced 10/3/18
    • 3 years (2012-14)
      • hired by Baltimore 11/7/11, replacing Andy MacPhail

Brandon Hyde Manager
2019 -

  • 2019 -
    • hired by Baltimore as manager 12/14/18
  • 2014-18, Chicago Cubs

    • bench coach, first base coach, director of player development
  • 2005-13, Miami

    • bench coach, minor-league manager
  • former manager Buck Showalter
    • 5 years (2014-18)
      • signed extension with Baltimore 1/16/13
      • deal pays about $3.5M annually
      • will not return for 2019 season, Baltimore announced 10/3/18
    • 4 years (2010-13)
      • hired by Baltimore 7/28/10, replacing interim manager Juan Samuel
      • annual salary of $1.5M

 

Chris Davis 1b
7 years/$161M (2016-22)

  • 7 years/$161M (2016-22)
    • re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/21/16
    • 16-22: salaries of $23M annually, with $17M paid as earned and $6M deferred without interest
    • the $42M in deferred money is to be paid in 10 installments of $3.5M annually each July 1, 2023-32, and five installments of $1.4M each July 1, 2033-37
    • MLB calculates present-day value to $147,831,478 with deferrals, while the MLBPA’s present-day value calculation is $147,737,635
    • limited no-trade protection
  • 1 year/$12M (2015)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • Baltimore made qualifying offer to Davis 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$10.35M (2014)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • placed on restricted list 9/12/14 (positive test for Adderall without therapeutic use exemption). reinstated from restricted list 4/7/15
  • 1 year/$3.3M (2013)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$488,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/10/12
  • 1 year/$418,290 (2011)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/22/11
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Texas 7/30/11
  • 1 year/$414,120 (2010)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/4/10
  • 1 year/$406,620 (2009)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/25/09
    • award bonus: $10,000 for All Star
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Texas 6/26/08
  • drafted by Texas 2006 (5-148) (Navarro JC, Texas)
  • $172,500 signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 9.061

Alex Cobb rhp
4 years/$57M (2018-21)

  • 4 years/$57M (2018-21)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 3/21/18
    • 18:$14M, 19:$14M 20:$14M, 21:$15M
    • annual performance bonus: $0.5M for 180 innings pitched
    • $20M is deferred ($6.5M of 2018 salary and $4.5M annually of 2019-21 salaries), to be paid $2M on 11/30/22 and $1.8M annually each 11/30, 2023-32)
    • if Cobb does not pitch 130 innings in 2020, an additional $5.5M of 2021 salary is deferred, to be paid $1.75M annually each 11/30, 2033-35
    • no-trade protection: may block deals to all clubs in 2018 and 10 clubs annually in 2019-21
  • 1 year/$4.2M (2017)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • received $17.4M qualifying offer from Tampa Bay 11/6/17
  • 1 year/$4M (2016)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4M (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$516,900 (2014)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/14
  • 1 year/$502,200 (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 11/19/10
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2006 (4-109) (Vero Beach HS, Fla.)
  • $400,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council (previously ACES)
  • ML service: 7.059

Mark Trumbo rf
3 years/$37.5M (2017-19)

  • 3 years/$37.5M (2017-19)
    • re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/20/17
    • 17:$11.5M, 18:$12.5M, 19:$13.5M
    • $1.5M annually deferred, paid each 11/1, 2020-22
    • limited no-trade protection: Trumbo may block deals to seven clubs annually
  • 1 year/$9.15M (2016)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • Baltimore made $17.2M qualifying offer 11/16 (rejected)
  • 1 year/$6.9M (2015)
    • won in arbitration with Arizona 2/19/15 ($6.9M-$5.3M)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Arizona 6/3/15
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Seattle 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$4.8M (2014)
    • signed by Arizona 2/6/14 (avoided arbitration, $5.85M-$3.4M)
  • 1 year/$540,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from LA Angels 12/10/13
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 11/17/08
  • drafted by LA Angels 2004 (18-533) (Villa Park HS, Calif.)
  • $1.425M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 8.027

Andrew Cashner rhp
2 years/$16M (2018-19) plus 2020 option

  • 2 years/$16M (2018-19), plus 2020 option
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/15/18
    • $3M signing bonus (paid $1.5M each Jan. 15 in 2020 and 2021)
    • 18:$5M, 19:$8M, 20:$10M option
    • 2020 option guaranteed with 340 innings in 2018-19 combined
    • 2020 becomes player option with 360 innings in 2018-19 combined
    • annual performance bonuses based on starts and innings pitched:
      • $0.25M each for 10, 15 GS. $0.625M for 20 GS. $0.4M for 30 GS
      • $0.25M each for 110, 120 IP. $0.275M for 130 IP. $0.35M for 140 IP. $0.75M for 150 IP. $0.4M each for 170, 180, 190, 200 IP
  • 1 year/$10M (2017)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/21/16
  • 1 year/$7.15M (2016)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Miami in trade from San Diego 7/29/16 with $2,539,618 remaining on contract (Padres paid Marlins $2,171,257 in deal)
  • 1 year/$4.05M (2015)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2014)
    • won arbitration with San Diego 2/8/14 ($2.4M-$2.275M)
  • 1 year/$500,800 (2013)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/9/13
  • 1 year/$486,100 (2012)
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Chicago Cubs 1/5/12
    • signed by San Diego 3/8/12
  • 1 year/$427,500 (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 5/31/10
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2008 (1-19) (TCU)
  • signed 7/08, $1.54M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 8.126

Jonathan Villar 2b
1 year/$4.825M (2019)

  • 1 year/$4.825M (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.55M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Milwaukee 7/31/18 with $2,787,634 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$554,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year/$512,900 (2016)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Houston 11/19/15
    • signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year/$513,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
  • 1 year/$503,800 (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
  • $105,000 signing bonus
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 4.113

Dylan Bundy rhp
1 year/$2.8M (2019)

  • 1 year/$2.8M (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.64M (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • 5 years/$6.225M (2011-15), plus 2016 option
    • signed Major League contract with Baltimore 8/16/11
    • $4M signing bonus
    • 16:$1.8M
  • drafted by Baltimore 2011 (1-4) (Owasso HS, Okla.)
  • agent: BBI Sports 
  • ML service: 3.026

Mychal Givens rhp
1 year/$2.15M (2019)

  • 1 year/$2.15M (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$566,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • 1 year/$546,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/17
  • 1 year/$511,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 6/20/15
  • drafted by Baltimore 2009 (2-54) (Plant HS, Tampa)
  • $800,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 3.069

Nate Karns rhp
1 year/$800,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$800,000 (2019)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/7/19
    • may earn additional $1M in performance bonuses based on games (up to 60) and games finished (up to 45)
  • 1 year/$1.375M (2018)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Kansas City 10/31/18 (refused assignment, elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$571,000 (2017)
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Seattle 1/6/17
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/17
  • 1 year/$523,700 (2016)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/16
  • 1 year/$508,800 (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/8/15
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Tampa Bay 11/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Washington 2/13/14
    • signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Washington 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Washington 3/6/13
  • drafted by Washington 2009 (12-352) (Texas Tech)
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 4.033

Trey Mancini 1b
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year/$556,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • 1 year/$536,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/18/16
  • drafted by Baltimore 2013 (8-249) (Notre Dame)
  • $151,900 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 2.015

Richard Bleier lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year/$556,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade 2/21/17 after being DFA by NY Yankees 2/16/17
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/18/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 5/26/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/13/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • selected by Toronto from Texas in Rule 5 draft 12/12/13
  • drafted by Texas 2008 (6-183) (Florida Gulf Coast)
  • $120,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.074

Mike Wright rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year/$0.5535M (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/17
  • 1 year/$510,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/10/15
  • drafted by Baltimore 2011 3-94 (East Carolina)
  • $363,300 signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 2.111

Miguel Castro rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year/$553,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade 4/7/17 after being DFA by Colorado 4/2/17
  • 1 year/$509,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/5/15
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Toronto 7/27/15
  • signed by Toronto 1/5/12 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Magnus Sports
  • ML service: 2.079

Anthony Santander of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year/$546,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • 1 year/$535,000 (2017)
    • selected by Baltimore from Cleveland in Rule 5 draft 12/8/16
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/17
  • signed by Cleveland 7/2/11 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $385,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.046

Chance Sisco c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year/$546,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/1/17
  • drafted by Baltimore 2013 (2-61) (Temescal Canyon HS, Lake Elsinore, Calif.)
  • $785,000 signing bonus ($913,300 slot)
  • ML service: 0.156

Pedro Araujo rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2018)
    • selected by Baltimore from Chicago Cubs in Rule 5 draft 12/14/17
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 5/2/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 1.000

Renato Nunez dh-3b
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/18
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Oakland 4/15/18
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers 5/13/18 after being DFA by Texas 5/11/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 5/15/18
    • contract selected by Baltimore 7/20/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Oakland 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/15
  • signed by Oakland 7/2/10 as a free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.167

Hanser Alberto ss
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers 1/11/19 after being DFA by NY Yankees
    • claimed by San Francisco off waivers 2/22/19 after being DFA by Baltimore 2/20/19
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers from San Francisco 3/1/19
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/15/18
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers from Texas 11/2/18
  • 1 year/$537,360 (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/17
    • non-tendered by Texas 12/1/17
  • 1 year/$511,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/15
  • signed by Texas 11/23/09 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 2.085

Cody Carroll rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from NY Yankees 7/24/18
    • contract selected by Baltimore 7/31/18
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2015 (22-663) (Southern Mississippi)
  • ML service: 0.048

Paul Fry lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 6/29/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Seattle 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/17
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade 4/14/17 after being DFA by Seattle 4/11/17
    • sent outright to Triple=A by Seattle 6/4/17
  • drafted by Seattle 2013 (17-507) (St. Clair County CC, Mich.)
  • ML service: 0.096

Hunter Harvey rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • drafted by Baltimore 2013 (1-22) (Bandys HS, Catawba, N.C.)
  • $1.9476M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.003

Austin Hays of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/5/17
  • drafted by Baltimore 2016 (3-91) (Jacksonville)
  • $665,800 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.034

David Hess rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • drafted by Baltimore 2014 (5-151) (Tennessee Tech)
  • $280,000 signing bonus ($320,500 slot)
  • ML service: 0.119

Drew Jackson ss
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • selected by Philadelphia from LA Dodgers in Rule 5 draft 12/13/18
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Philadelphia 12/13/18
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Seattle 3/1/17
  • drafted by Seattle 2015 (5-155) (Stanford)
  • $335,400 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.000

Branden Kline rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 10/30/18
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • drafted by Baltimore 2012 (2-65) (Virginia)
  • $0.7937M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.000

Richie Martin ss
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • selected by Baltimore from Oakland in Rule 5 draft 12/13/18
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • drafted by Oakland 2015 (1-20) (Florida)
  • $1.95M signing bonus ($2.214M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

John Means lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/24/18
  • drafted by Baltimore 2014 (11-331) (West Virginia)
  • ML service: 0.007

Cedric Mullins of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 8/10/18
  • drafted by Baltimore 2015 (13-403) (Campbell)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.052

Luis Ortiz rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/3/18
  • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Milwaukee 7/31/18
  • 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: 0.027

Evan Phillips rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 6/24/18
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Atlanta 7/31/18
  • drafted by Atlanta 2015 (17-510) (UNC-Wilmington)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.057

Yefry Ramirez rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/13/16
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from NY Yankees 7/31/17
  • selected by NY Yankees from Arizona in Rule 5 draft 12/10/15
  • signed by Arizona 1/25/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.097

Joey Rickard of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • 1 year/$539,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/17
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • selected by Baltimore from Tampa Bay in Rule 5 draft 12/10/15
    • signed by Baltimore 3/16
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2012 (9-302) (Arizona)
  • $122,500 signing bonus ($125,000 slot)
  • ML service: 2.120

Josh Rogers lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from NY Yankees 7/24/18
    • contract selected by Baltimore 8/28/18
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2015 (11-333) (Louisville)
  • ML service: 0.034

Rio Ruiz 3b
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/18
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers from Atlanta 12/10/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 9/17/16
  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Houston 1/14/15
  • drafted by Houston 2012 (4-129) (Bishop Amat HS, La Puente, Calif.)
  • $1.85M signing bonus ($360,200 slot)
  • ML service: 0.109

Tanner Scott lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/17/17
  • drafted by Baltimore 2014 (6-181) (Howard JC, Texas)
  • $650,000 signing bonus ($240,000 slot)
  • ML service: 0.166

Dwight Smith Jr. lf
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade 3/8/19 after being DFA by Toronto 3/5/19
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Toronto 5/18/17
  • drafted by Toronto 2011 (1s-53) (McIntosh HS, Ga.)
  • $800,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.085

D.J. Stewart of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/11/18
  • drafted by Baltimore 2015 (1-25) (Florida State)
  • $2.0645M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 0.020

Dillon Tate rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • acquired by Baltimore in trade from NY Yankees 7/24/18
  • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Texas 8/1/16
  • drafted by Texas 2015 (1-4) (UC-Santa Barbara)
  • $4.2M signing bonus ($5.0265M slot)
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service:

Steve Wilkerson 3b
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 6/19/18
  • drafted by Baltimore 2014 (8-241) (Clemson)
  • $10,000 signing bonus ($157,300 slot)
  • ML service: 0.087

Austin Wynns c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • drafted by Baltimore 2013 (10-309) (Fresno State)
  • $10,000 signing bonus ($135,300 slot)
  • ML service: 0.102

Jimmy Yacabonis rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 6/11/17
  • drafted by Baltimore 2013 (13-399) (St. Joseph’s)
  • ML service: 0.078

 

Minor leagues

Keegan Akin lhp
2019

  • drafted by Baltimore 2016 (2-54) (Western Michigan)
  • $1.1772M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Chris Bostick 2b
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 11/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/18
    • acquired by Miami in trade 8/12/18 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 8/7/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Miami 10/12/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Washington 11/19/15
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 9/26/16 after being DFA by Washington 9/18/16
  • acquired by Washington in trade from Texas 12/11/14
  • acquired by Texas in trade from Oakland 12/3/13
  • drafted by Oakland 2011 (44-1,336) (Aquinas Institute, Rochester, NY)
  • $125,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.068

Yusniel Diaz of
2019

  • acquired by Baltimore in trade from LA Dodgers 7/18/18
  • signed by LA Dodgers 11/22/15 as a free agent from Cuba
  • $15.5M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Alcides Escobar ss
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/16/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $700,000 in majors)
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2018)
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/26/18
    • performance bonuses based on plate appearances: $75,000 each for 125, 150, 175, 200, 225, 250, 275, 300, 325, 350, 375, 400, 425, 450, 475, 500, 525, 550, 575 PA
    • award bonuses: $100,000 each for MVP, WS MVP
  • 4 years/$10.5M (2012-15), plus 2016-17 club options
    • signed extension with Kansas City 3/15/12, replacing 1 year/$519,500 deal signed 2/24/12
    • 12:$1M, 13:$3M, 14:$3M, 15:$3M, 16:$5.25M club option ($500,00 buyout), 17:$6.5M club option ($500,000 buyout)
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All Star
    • Kansas City exercised 2016 option 11/5/15
    • Kansas City exercised 2017 option 11/16
  • 1 year/$428,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • 1 year/$405,500 (2010)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/10
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Milwaukee 12/19/10 (Zack Greinke deal)
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/10/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/19/07
    • signed by Milwaukee 1/29/08
  • signed by Milwaukee 2003 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $33,000 signing bonus
  • agent: GSE Worldwide
  • ML service: 9.082

Sean Gilmartin lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 11/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 7/13/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 8/11/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 11/1/18 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
    • claimed by St. Louis off waivers 6/11/17 after being DFA by NY Mets 6/11/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by St. Louis 9/1/17
  • 1 year/$517,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • selected by NY Mets from Minnesota in Rule 5 draft 12/11/14
    • signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Atlanta 12/18/13
  • drafted by Atlanta 2011 (1-28) (Florida State)
  • $1.134M signing bonus
  • agent: Ryan Gleichowski, Sports One
  • ML service: 1.124

Cadyn Grenier ss
2019

  • drafted by Baltimore 2018 (1cba-37) (Oregon State)
  • $1.8M signing bonus ($1.9235M slot)
  • ML service:

D.L. Hall lhp
2019

  • drafted by Baltimore 2017 (1-21) (Valdosta HS, Ga.)
  • $3M signing bonus ($2.8924M slot)
  • ML service:

Gregory Infante rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/7/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.558M (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 6/15/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 16
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 5/15/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/11/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/16/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 11/16/12 (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Dodgers 7/9/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/4/12
    • released by Chicago White Sox 8/30/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 9/1/10
  • signed by Chicago White Sox 5/06 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 1.023

Blaine Knight rhp
2019

  • drafted by Baltimore 2018 (3-87) (Arkansas)
  • $1.1M signing bonus ($663,200 slot)
  • ML service:

Dean Kremer rhp
2019

  • acquired by Baltimore in trade from LA Dodgers 7/18/18
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2016 (14-431) (UNLV)
  • $147,500 signing bonus
  • ML service:

Josh Lucas rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 11/28/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/18
    • acquired by Oakland in trade 3/31/18 after being DFA by St. Louis 3/28/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A 9/1/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 8/19/17
  • drafted by St. Louis 2010 (21-649) (State JC of Florida)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.061

Ryan McKenna of
2019

  • drafted by Baltimore 2015 (4-133) (Aquinas HS, Dover, N.H.)
  • $414,700 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Ryan Mountcastle ss
2019

  • drafted by Baltimore 2015 (1s-36) (Hagerty HS, Oviedo, Fla.)
  • $1.3M signing bonus ($1.7119M slot)
  • agent: Sosnick Cobbe & Karon
  • ML service:

Carlos Perez c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/7/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.65M in majors
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/18
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade 3/31/18 after being DFA by LA Angels 3/28/18
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 5/2/18 after being DFA by Atlanta 4/27/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 7/16/18
    • contract selected by Texas 8/25/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/2/18
  • 1 year/$0.5475M (2017)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.513M (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Houston 11/5/14
    • signed by LA Angels 3/15
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Toronto 7/20/12
  • signed by Toronto 1/2/08 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 2.164

Jace Peterson 2b-3b
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 11/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/5/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $900,000 in majors, $180,000 in minors)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 4/7/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Yankees 4/13/18
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 4/16/18
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers 4/24/18 after being DFA by NY Yankees 4/22/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 10/28/18 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/17
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 12/1/17
  • 1 year/$520,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 4/25/14
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from San Diego 12/19/14
  • drafted by San Diego 2011 (1s-58) (McNeese State)
  • $624,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 4.003

Jack Reinheimer ss
2019

  • 2019
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Chicago Cubs 11/20/18
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers 1/28/19 after being DFA by Texas 1/24/19
    • DFA by Baltimore 2/7/19, sent outright to Triple-A 2/14/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/18
    • claimed by NY Mets off waivers 7/31/18 after being DFA by Arizona 7/27/18
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from NY Mets 11/2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Arizona 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/17
  • acquired by Arizona in trade from Seattle 6/3/15
  • signed by Seattle 2013 (5-147) (East Carolina)
  • $327,600 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.044

Grayson Rodriguez rhp
2019

  • drafted by Baltimore 2018 (1-11) (Central Heights HS, Texas)
  • $4.3M signing bonus ($4.3751M slot)
  • ML service:

Bo Schultz rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/11/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/5/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$543,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 11/1/17
  • 1 year/$513,300 (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • contract selected by Arizona 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Arizona 10/7/14
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 3/8/12 (minor-league contract)
  • released by Oakland 4/26/11
  • signed by Oakland 6/22/08 as an amateur free agent (Northwestern)
  • ML service: 2.085 (through 2017)

D.J. Snelten lhp
2019

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 11/20/17
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/18
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers 6/4/18 after being DFA by San Francisco 5/28/18
    • DFA by Baltimore 6/15/18, sent outright to Triple-A 6/16/18
  • drafted by San Francisco 2013 (9-282) (Minnesota)
  • $0.1409M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2017)

Andrew Susac c
2019

  • 2019
    • DFA by Baltimore 1/11/19, sent outright to Triple-A 1/17/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers 2/3/18 after being DFA by Milwaukee 1/30/18
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
    • placed on restricted list 8/28/18
  • 1 year/$537,400 (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/16
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from San Francisco 8/1/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 7/26/14
  • drafted by San Francisco 2011 (2-86) (Oregon State)
  • $1.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 2.009

Engelb Vielma ss
2019

  • 1 year (2018)
    • claimed by Philadelphia off waivers from San Francisco 11/20/17
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers from Philadelphia 12/11/17
    • claimed by San Francisco off waivers 1/18/18 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 12/14/18
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade 1/26/18 after being DFA by San Francisco 1/23/18
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
    • DFA by Baltimore 11/20/18, sent outright to Triple-A 11/27/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
    • claimed by San Francisco off waivers 9/14/17 after being DFA by Minnesota 9/12/17
  • signed by Minnesota 9/8/11 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $90,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.018

Zach Vincej ss
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 11/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Seattle 7/30/18
    • DFA by Seattle 8/21/18, sent outright to Triple-A 8/24/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 9/1/17
    • claimed by Seattle off waivers from Cincinnati 11/3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Seattle 11/7/17
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2012 (37-1,132) (Pepperdine)
  • ML service: 0.034

Gabriel Ynoa rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 11/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$549,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 11/1/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from NY Mets 2/10/17
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/20/14
  • signed by NY Mets 11/19/09 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 1.093

Eric Young Jr. lf
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/11/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/5/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 7/27/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/24/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/29/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 7/13/17
    • contract selected by LA Angels 8/29/17
    • elected free agency 11/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/29/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors and performance bonuses)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Milwaukee 8/31/16
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/2/16
  • 1 year/$1M (2015)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 2/14/15 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • may earn additional $0.75M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Atlanta 4/5/15
    • DFA by Atlanta 6/5/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/11/15
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Atlanta 8/22/15
    • contract selected by NY Mets 9/1/15
    • elected free agency 11/5/15
  • 1 year/$1.85M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by NY Mets 12/2/14
  • 1 year/$492,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade 6/19/13 after being DFA by Colorado 6/12/13
  • 1 year/$481,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/4/09
  • drafted by Colorado 2003 (30-887) (Piscataway HS, NJ)
  • signed 6/04
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 6.057