Boston Red Sox

Service time in years & days (through 2021 season).

John Henry Principal Owner
2002 -

  • John Henry, 2002 -
    • John Henry, Larry Lucchino and Tom Werner formed Fenway Sports Group in 2001 and bought the Red Sox and control of the New England Sports Network for $700M.
  • Yawkey Trust, 1992-2001
    • the Yawkey Trust (formerly JRY Corp.) assumed control of the club after the death of Jean Yawkey in 1992
  • Forbes magazine valued the club at $3.465 billion in April, 2021.

RED SOX PAYROLLS

Year Opening Day 26-man Year End 40-man CB Tax 40-man
2021 $180,147,694 ( 8) $                     (  ) $205,466,167 ( 5)
2020 $ 73,931,812 (  4) $  64,338,341 (13) $184,859,384 (  8)
2019 $236,171,429 (  1) $228,403,219 ( 1) $243,653,717 ( 1)
2018 $233,752,429 (  1) $230,396,923 ( 1) $239,481,745 ( 1)
2017 $197,041,179 (  3) $189,218,620 ( 4) $191,888,422 ( 6)
2016 $197,899,679 (  4) $200,563,162 ( 3) $204,012,716 ( 5)
2015 $184,345,996 (  3) $185,568,958 ( 3) $199,491,005 ( 3)
2014 $156,350,125 (  5) $168,178,367 ( 5) $185,922,329 ( 5)
2013 $154,555,500 (  4) $176,481,441 ( 3) $177,774,334 ( 3)
2012 $175,249,119 (  2) $168,614,614 ( 3) $177,952,823 ( 2)
2011 $163,822,475 (  3) $174,116,280 ( 2)
2010 $168,109,833 (  2) $170,650,856 ( 2)
2009 $121,745,999 (  5) $140,454,683 ( 4)
2008 $133,390,035 (  4) $147,075,645 ( 2)
2007 $143,026,214 (  2) $155,402,595 ( 2)
2006 $120,099,824 (  2) $137,497,097 ( 2)
2005 $123,505,125 (  2) $116,640,070 ( 2)
2004 $127,298,500 (  2) $130,395,386 ( 2)
2003 $ 99,946,500 (  6) $104,873,607 ( 5)
2002 $108,366,060 (  2) $110,249,535 ( 2)
2001 $110,035,883 (  2) $114,331,641 ( 3)
2000 $ 81,200,000 (  5) $ 75,525,525 (  7)
  • Opening Day payrolls compiled by Baseball Prospectus include salaries and pro-rated signing bonuses for players on the active 25/26-man roster and injured list. Deferred payments and performance and award bonuses are not included.
  • Year End 40-man roster payrolls obtained by The Associated Press include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing bonuses, earned performance and award bonuses, non-cash compensation, buyouts of unexercised options and cash transactions. Deferrals may be discounted to reflect present-day value.
  • Year End Competitive Balance Tax payrolls obtained by The Associated Press include average annual value of contracts, earned bonuses, non-cash compensation, cash transactions, buyouts of unexercised options, and health and pension benefits. Deferrals may be discounted to reflect present-day value.

Chaim Bloom Chief Baseball Officer
2020 -

  • 2020 -
    • hired by Boston as Chief Baseball Officer 10/19
  • Tampa Bay, 2005-19
    • VP, Baseball Operations (2015-19) and Director, Baseball Operations (2011-14), minor-league operations

Brian O’Halloran General Manager
2020 -

  • 2020 -
    • promoted by Boston from Executive VP / Assistant General Manager to General Manager 10/19
    • Executive VP/Assistant GM (2019), Senior VP/Assistant GM (2015-18), VP/Assistant GM (2012-14), VP/Baseball Operations (2011), Director of Baseball Operations (2006-10)
  • 2019 -
    • Red Sox front office executives Brian O’Halloran, Eddie Romero, Raquel Ferreira and Zack Scott will oversee the baseball operations department on an interim basis after the 9/9/19 firing of former President of Baseball Operations Dave Dombrowski
  • Executive VP / Assistant GM Eddie Romero
  • Executive VP / Assistant GM Raquel Ferreria
  • Assistant GM Mike Groopman
  • VP / Professional Scouting Gus Quattlebaum
  • VP / Player Development Ben Crockett
  • VP / Scouting Michael Rikard
  • former President, Baseball Operations Dave Dombrowski
    • 5 years (2016-20)
      • hired by Boston as President, Baseball Operations 8/19/15
      • fired by Boston 9/9/19
  • former Senior VP/GM Mike Hazen
    • 2015: promoted to Senior VP/GM by Boston 9/24/15
    • 2016: hired by Arizona as Executive VP & GM 10/17/16
  • former Executive VP/GM Ben Cherington
    • 2012: promoted to GM by Boston 10/25/11
    • 2015: signed extension with Boston (resigned 8/19/15)
  • former Executive VP/GM Theo Epstein
    • 2003: hired by Boston 11/02, 3 years (2003-05)
    • 2006: returned 1/06 after 10/05 resignation, 3 yr/$4.5M (2006-08)
    • 2009: signed extension 11/3/08, 4 yr (2009-12), resigned 10/20/11

Alex Cora Manager 
2 years (2021-22), plus 2023-24 option

  • 2 years (2021-22), plus 2023-24 club option

    • hired as manager by Boston 11/6/20
    • Boston exercised 2023-24 option 11/22/21
  • 1 year (2021), plus 2022 club option
    • signed extension as manager with Boston 11/14/18
    • new deal includes pay raise of unspecified amount
    • Cora resigned 1/14/20
  • 3 years (2018-20), plus 2021 club option
    • hired as manager by Boston 11/2/17, replacing John Farrell
  • former interim manager Ron Roenicke
    • promoted from bench coach to interim manager by Boston 2/11/20
    • will not return as manager in 2021, Red Sox announced 9/27/20
  • former manager John Farrell
    • 1 year (2017), plus 2018 club option
      • signed extension with Boston 2/21/15
      • Boston exercised 2018 option 12/16
      • fired by Boston 10/11/17
    • 4 years (2013-16)
      • hired as manager by Boston 10/20/12, replacing Bobby Valentine
  • former manager Bobby Valentine
    • 2 years (2012-13), hired by Boston 11/30/11, fired 10/4/12
  • former manager Terry Francona
    • 3 years/$12M (2009-11), plus 2012, 2013 club options
    • 2 years/$4.05M (2007-08)
    • 3 years/$1.65M (2004-06), plus 2007 club option

 

Chris Sale lhp
5 years/$145M (2020-24), plus 2025 option

  • 5 years/$145M (2020-24), plus 2025 option
    • signed extension with Boston 3/23/19
    • 20:$30M, 21:$30M, 22:$30M, 23:$27.5M, 24:$27.5M, 25:$20M club option
    • $50M is deferred, reducing average annual value to $25.6M (will defer $10M annually in 2020-24, to be paid on 6/30 in 15th year after the salary is earned, 2035-39. If club exercises 2025 option, $5M is deferred until 6/30/2040
    • 2025 option guaranteed if Sale finishes in top 10 in 2024 Cy Young vote and is not on the injured list at end of 2024 season
    • 2021-24 salaries increase up to $2M annually based on finish in previous season’s Cy Young vote: $2M for winning the award, $1.5M for second or third in vote, $1M for fourth or fifth, $500,000 for sixth-10th
    • 2025 option increases based on 2023-24 Cy Young vote: $2.5M for winning in 2023 or 2024, $1.5M for second or third in vote, $1M for fourth or fifth, $500,000 for sixth-10th
    • award bonuses: $100,000 each for Cy Young or MVP ($75,000 for second place in either vote, $50,000 for third). $100,000 for WS MVP. $50,000 each for All Star, LCS MVP
    • Sale may opt out of contract after 2022 season
    • assignment bonus: $1M with trade, to be paid by new club
    • no-trade protection: may block deals to 3 clubs in 2020 and 2021, with ability to block all trades upon reaching 10 years of Major League service during first half of 2021 season
  • 5 years/$32.5M (2013-17), plus 2018-19 club options
    • signed extension with Chicago White Sox 3/7/13
    • replaced 1 year/$0.6M deal signed 2/22/13
    • 13:$0.85M, 14:$3.5M, 15:$6M, 16:$9.15M, 17:$12M, 18:$12.5M club option ($1M buyout), 19:$13.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • 2019 option increases 1) by $2.5M to $16M with a Cy Young in 2013-18 or 2) by $1.5M to $15M with a second- or third-place finish in Cy Young vote in 2013-18 (met)
    • award bonuses, including $15,000 for All-Star selection
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/6/16
    • Boston exercised 2018 option 11/2/17
    • Boston exercised 2019 option at $15M 10/30/18
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/4/12
  • 1 year/$425,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/11
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2010)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 8/4/10
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2010 (1-13) (Florida Gulf Coast)
  • signed 6/21/10, $1.656M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 11.061

Xander Bogaerts ss
6 years/$120M (2020-25), plus 2026 option

  • 6 years/$120M (2020-25), plus 2026 option
    • signed extension with Boston 4/1/19
    • 20-25:$20M annually. 26:$20M option (guaranteed if Bogaerts has 535 plate appearances in 2025 and is healthy at end of 2025 season
    • Bogaerts may opt out of contract after 2022 season
    • award bonuses
    • full no-trade protection after 7 years of Major League service (tracking to reach 7 years on 8/2/20)
  • 1 year/$12M (2019)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$7.05M (2018)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.5M (2017)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$650,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$543,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year/$517,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/7/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Boston 8/19/13
  • signed by Boston 2009 as an amateur free agent from Aruba
  • $410,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 8.042

J.D. Martinez rf-dh
5 years/$110M (2018-22)

  • 5 years/$110M (2018-22)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 2/26/18
    • 18:$23.75M, 19:$23.75M, 20:$23.75M, 21:$19.375M, 22:$19.375M
    • may opt out of contract after both 2019 ($2.5M buyout) and 2020 seasons (no buyout)
    • 2021 and 2022 seasons become mutual options if Martinez has a Lisfranc injury or complication to his right foot causing him to be:
      • 1) on the disabled list for 60 days or more in previous season, or
      • 2) on the disabled list for 10 days or more in the previous season and 120 days or more in the two previous seasons combined, or
      • 3) on the disabled list at the end of the previous season and found not able to play at the start of the next season
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 3 clubs annually)
    • declined to exercise right to opt out of contract 11/4/19
  • 2 years/$18.5M (2016-17)
    • signed extension with Detroit 2/8/16 (avoided arbitration, $8M-$6M)
    • 16:$6.75M, 17:$11.75M
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Detroit 7/18/17
  • 1 year/$3M (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • released by Houston 3/22/14
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 3/24/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Detroit 4/21/14
  • 1 year/$497,800 (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Houston 11/20/13
  • 1 year/$483,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Houston 7/30/11
  • drafted by Houston 2009 (20-611) (Nova Southeastern)
  • $30,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp. (previously RMG Baseball)
  • ML service: 10.036

Nathan Eovaldi rhp
4 years/$68M (2019-22)

  • 4 years/$68M (2019-22)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 12/6/18
    • 19-22: $17M annually
  • 1 year/$2M (2017), plus 2018 club option
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 2/12/17
    • 17:$2M, 18:$2M club option
    • performance bonuses:
      • as starting pitcher:
        • $150,000 for 22 games started. $250,000 for 24 GS. $350,000 for 26 GS. $450,000 for 28 GS. $550,000 for 30 GS
        • $150,000 for 160 innings pitched as starter. $250,000 for 170 IP. $350,000 for 180 IP. $450,000 for 190 IP. $550,000 for 200 IP.
      • as relief pitcher:
        • $100,000 for 40 innings pitched as a reliever. $125,000 for 45 IP. $150,000 for 50 IP. $175,000 for 55 IP. $200,000 for 60 IP.
        • $100,000 for 40 relief appearances. $125,000 for 45 relief appearances. $150,000 for 50 relief appearances. $175,000 for 55 relief appearances. $200,000 for 60 relief appearances
        • $125,000 each for 25, 30 games finished. $150,000 for 35 GF. $175,000 for 40 GF. $200,000 for 45 GF. $225,000 for 50 GF. $250,000 for 55, 60 GF.
    • Tampa Bay exercised 2018 option 11/2/17
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Tampa Bay 7/25/18 with $720,430 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$5.6M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/19/16 (avoided arbitration, $6.3M-$4.9M)
    • DFA by NY Yankees 11/18/16, released 11/23/16
  • 1 year/$3.3M (2015)
    • re-signed by 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$517,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Miami 12/19/14
  • 1 year/$502,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12
    • acquired by Miami in trade from LA Dodgers 7/25/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 8/6/11
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2008 (11-337) (Alvin HS, Texas)
  • $250,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 10.013

Rafael Devers 3b
2022

  • 1 year/$4.575M (2021)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/15/21 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$692,500 (2020)
    • renewed by Boston 3/20
  • 1 year/$614,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/19
  • 1 year/$564,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Boston 7/24/17
  • signed by Boston 8/9/13 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $1.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Rep 1
  • ML service: 4.070

Matt Barnes rhp
2 years/$18.75M (2022-23), plus 2024 option

  • 2 years/$18.75M (2022-23), plus 2024 club option
    • signed extension with Boston 7/11/21 (avoided arbitration)
    • $1.75M signing bonus
    • 22:$7.25M, 23:$7.5M, 24:$8M club option ($2.25M buyout)
    • 2024 option may increase by up to $2M to $10M based on 2022-23 games finished
  • 1 year/$4.5M (2021)
    • re-signed by Boston 12/2/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.1M (2020)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$20M (2019)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.6M (2019)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$605,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/18
  • 1 year/$563,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/17
  • 1 year/$511,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$508,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Boston 9/8/14
  • drafted by Boston 2011 (1-19) (Connecticut)
  • $1.5M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE
  • ML service: 6.110

Enrique Hernandez inf-of
2 years/$14M (2021-22)

  • 2 years/$14M (2021-22)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/21
    • 21:$6M, 22:$8M
    • $1.5M of 2021 salary is deferred without interest, paid $250,000 each Jan. 15, 2027-32
    • $1M of 2022 salary is deferred without interest, paid $250,000 each Jan. 15, 2033-36
  • 1 year/$5.9M (2020)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.725M (2019)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.6M (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/17
  • 1 year/$520,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/16
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Houston 7/1/14
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Houston 7/31/14
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Miami 12/10/14
  • drafted by Houston 2009 (6-191) (American Military Academy, Guaynabo, P.R.)
  • $150,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman
  • ML service: 7.054

Hunter Renfroe of
1 year/$3.1M (2021)

  • 1 year/$3.1M (2021)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/14/20
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 300, 325, 350, 375 plate appearances. $100,000 each for 400, 425, 450, 475, 500 PA
  • 1 year/$3.3M (2020)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 11/20/20, sent outright to Triple-A 11/25/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$582,100 (2019)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/19
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from San Diego 12/6/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/18
  • 1 year/$535,900 (2017)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by San Diego 3/16
  • drafted by San Diego 2013 (1-13) (Mississippi State)
  • $2.678M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 4.165

Christian Vazquez c
3 years/$13.55M (2019-21), plus 2022 option

  • 3 years/$13.55M (2019-21), plus 2022 club option
    • signed extension with Boston 3/24/18
    • 19:$2.85M, 20:$4.2M, 21:$6.25M, 22:$7M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • 2022 option may increase by $1M to $8M with 502 plate appearances in both 2020 and 2021
    • Vazquez to make donation to club charity
    • Boston exercised 2022 option 11/7/21
  • 1 year/$1.425M (2018)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$561,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/17
  • 1 year/$513,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/7/14
  • 1 year/$490,000 (2013)
    • contract purchased by Boston 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/13
  • drafted by Boston 2008 (9-292) (Puerto Rico Baseball Academy, Gurabo, P.R.)
  • $80,000 signing bonus
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 7.031

Michael Wacha rhp
1 year/$7M (2022)

  • 1 year/$7M (2022)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 11/27/21
  • 1 year/$3M (2021)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 12/18/20
  • 1 year/$3M (2020)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/14/19
    • performance bonuses:
      • $250,000 each for 40, 45, 50, 55 relief appearances
      • $500,000 each for 10, 14, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30 points, with Wacha earning 1 point for each start or relief appearance of 3 or more innings
    • award bonuses: $100,000 for WS MVP. $50,000 each for LCS MVP, All Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, Cy Young ($25,000 for second place in Cy Young vote, $10,000 for third)
  • 1 year/$6.35M (2019)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$5.3M (2018)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.775M (2017)
    • lost arbitration with St. Louis 2/14/17 ($3.2M-$2.775M)
  • 1 year/$0.539M (2016)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/15
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 5/30/13
  • drafted by St. Louis 2012 (1-19) (Texas A&M)
  • $1.9M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: CAA
  • ML service: 8.062

Nick Pivetta rhp
2022

  • 1 year/$613,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • 1 year/$588,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/20
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Philadelphia 8/21/20
  • 1 year/$598,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/19
  • 1 year/$551,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/17
  • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Washington 7/28/15
  • drafted by Washington 2013 (4-136) (New Mexico JC)
  • $364,300 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 3.166

Alex Verdugo of
2022

  • 1 year/$649,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • 1 year/$601,500 (2020)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from LA Dodgers 2/5/20
    • re-signed by Boston 3/20
  • 1 year/$560,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 9/1/17
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2014 (2-62) (Sahuaro HS, Tucson, Ari.)
  • $914,600 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: MVP Sports
  • ML service: 3.078

Kevin Plawecki c
2022

  • 1 year/$1.6M (2021)
    • re-signed by Boston 12/2/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$900,000 (2020)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/7/20
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 150, 200, 250, 300, 350 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$1.1375M (2019)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from NY Mets 1/6/19
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/9/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Cleveland 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$557,471 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year/$511,360 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 4/21/15
  • drafted by NY Mets 2012 (1s-35) (Purdue)
  • $1.4M signing bonus ($1.4674M slot)
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 5.167

Ryan Brasier rhp
2022

  • 1 year/$1.25M (2021)
    • re-signed by Boston 12/2/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$584,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/20
  • 1 year/$577,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 3/2/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 7/8/18
  • 2017
    • signed by Hiroshima of Japan 12/16
  • 1 year (2016)
    • released by Oakland 12/14/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 7/7/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$500,750 (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 10/27/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 11/20/12
  • drafted by LA Angels 2007 (6-208) (Weatherford JC, Texas)
  • $123,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ALIGND
  • ML service: 4.109

Christian Arroyo 3b
2022

  • 1 year/$581,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • 1 year/$565,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/20
    • claimed by Boston off waivers 8/13/20 after being DFA by Cleveland 8/6/20
    • DFA by Boston 8/20/20
    • contract selected by Boston 9/8/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/19
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Tampa Bay 7/28/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 4/24/17
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from San Francisco 12/20/17
  • drafted by San Francisco 2013 (1-25) (Hernando HS, Brooksville, Fla.)
  • $1.8665M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: O’Connell Sports
  • ML service: 3.036

Hirokazu Sawamura rhp
2 years/$3M (2021-22), 2023 option

  • 2 years/$3M (2021-22), 2023 conditional club option
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 2/19/21
    • 21:$1.2M, 22:$1.2M, 23:$3M club option ($600,000 buyout) or $600,000 player option ($600,000 buyout)
    • 2023 salary and buyout increase $600,000 each if Sawamura is not released before Opening Day 2022.
    • if Sawamura remains with Boston through Opening Day 2022, buyout increases $100,000 each for 35, 40, 45, 50 pitching appearances in 2021 or 2022 
    • annual performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 35, 40, 45, 50, 60 pitching appearances.
  • 2020: Chiba Lotte Marines
  • 2011-19: Yomiuri Giants
  • agent: JBA Sports
  • ML service: 1.000

Tim Locastro 2b-of
2022

  • 1 year/$589,100 (2021)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/21
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Arizona 7/1/21
    • claimed by Boston off waivers from NY Yankees 11/5/21
  • 1 year/$574,400 (2020)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 11/21/18 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 11/20/18
    • claimed by Arizona off waivers 1/16/19 after being DFA by NY Yankees 1/11/19
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 9/29/17
  • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Toronto 7/2/15
  • drafted by Toronto 2013 (13-385) (Ithica, N.Y.)
  • ML service: 3.010

Austin Davis lhp
1 year/$588,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$588,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/21
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Pittsburgh 7/30/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/20
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 8/26/20 after being DFA by Philadelphia 8/21/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 6/18/18
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2014 (12-352) (Cal State Bakersfield)
  • agent: KHG Sports
  • ML service: 2.098

Josh Taylor lhp
1 year/$580,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$580,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • 1 year/$577,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Boston 3/19
  • acquired by Boston in trade from Arizona 5/15/18
  • acquired by Arizona in trade from Philadelphia 7/5/15
  • signed by Philadelphia 8/12/14 as an amateur free agent (Georgia College & State)
  • $50,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.121

Darwinzon Hernandez lhp
1 year/$578,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$578,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • 1 year/$566,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Boston 3/19
  • signed by Boston 8/26/13 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $7,500 signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.080

Phillips Valdez rhp
1 year/$578,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$578,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • claimed by Boston off waivers 2/23/20 after being DFA by Seattle 2/21/20
    • re-signed by Boston 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/17/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 6/8/19
    • claimed by Seattle off waivers from Texas 11/1/19
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 5/30/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 12/16/10 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Tampa Bay 5/11/11
  • released by Cleveland 11/10/10
  • signed by Cleveland 12/31/08 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 1.166

Tanner Houck rhp
1 year/$577,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$577,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Boston 9/15/20
  • drafted by Boston 2017 (1-24) (Missouri)
  • $2.6145M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: CAA
  • ML service: 0.100

Bobby Dalbec 3b
1 year/$575,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$575,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • 1 year/$563,500 (2020)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Boston 3/20
  • drafted by Boston 2016 (4-118) (Arizona)
  • $650,000 signing bonus ($501,300 slot)
  • ML service: 1.081

Garrett Whitlock rhp
1 year/$570,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$570,500 (2021)
    • selected by Boston from NY Yankees in Rule 5 draft 12/10/20
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2017 (18-542) (Alabama-Birmingham)
  • $247,500 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.000

Jonathan Arauz ss
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • 1 year/$563,500 (2020)
    • selected by Boston from Houston in Rule 5 draft 12/12/19
    • re-signed by Boston 3/20
  • signed by Houston 8/7/14 as an amateur free agent from Panama
  • $600,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.060

Eduard Bazardo rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/20
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • signed by Boston 7/2/14 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.082

Jarren Duran cf
2022

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Boston 7/16/21
  • drafted by Boston 2018 (7-220) (Long Beach State)
  • $189,800 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.068

Jay Groome lhp
2022

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/20
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • drafted by Boston 2016 (1-12) (Barnegat HS, N.J.)
  • $3.65M signing bonus ($3.1928M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Ronaldo Hernandez c
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Tampa Bay 2/17/21
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/20
  • signed by Tampa Bay 8/9/14 as an amateur free agent from Colombia
  • $225,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Jack Lopez ss
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/16/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 9/1/21
    • returned by Boston to Triple-A 9/6/21
    • contract selected by Boston 9/11/21
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/2/19 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by Kansas City 2011 (16-486) (Deltona HS, Fla.)
  • $750,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2020)

Bryan Mata rhp
2022

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/20
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • signed by Boston 1/27/16 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $25,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2020)

Kaleb Ort rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • selected by Boston from NY Yankees in Rule 5 draft 12/10/20 (minor-league phase)
    • contract selected by Boston 9/10/21
  • 1 year (2017)
    • released by Arizona 3/21/17
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 5/16/17 (minor-league contract)
  • signed by Arizona 9/23/16 as an amateur free agent (Aquinas College, Grand Rapids, Mich.)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2020)

Hudson Potts ss
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/20
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • acquired by Boston in trade from San Diego 8/30/20
  • drafted by San Diego 2016 (1-24) (Carroll HS, Southlake, Texas)
  • $1M signing bonus ($2.1912M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Jeisson Rosario of
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/20
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • acquired by Boston in trade from San Diego 8/30/20
  • signed by San Diego 7/2/16 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $1.85M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Connor Seabold rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/20
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • acquired by Boston in trade from Philadelphia 8/22/20
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2017 (3-83) (Cal State Fullerton)
  • $525,000 signing bonus ($676,900 slot)
  • ML service: 0.001

Connor Wong cf
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/20
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
  • acquired by Boston in trade from LA Dodgers 2/10/20
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2017 (3-100) (Houston)
  • $547,500 signing bonus ($537,100 slot)
  • ML service: 0.027

 

Minor leagues

Brayan Bello rhp
2022

  • signed by Boston 7/2/17 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $28,000 signing bonus
  • ML service:

Colten Brewer rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
    • DFA by Boston 6/3/21, sent outright to Triple-A 6/7/21
  • 1 year/$569,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/20
  • 1 year/$557,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/19
  • 1 year/$0.545M (2018)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 11/22/17
    • acquired by Boston in trade from San Diego 11/20/18
  • 2017
    • selected by NY Yankees from Pittsburgh in Rule 5 draft 12/8/16
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2011 (4-122) (Canton HS, Texas)
  • ML service: 2.044 (through 2020)

Matt Carasiti rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/27/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by San Francisco 1/6/20 as a free agent (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/3/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 6/6/19
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 6/7/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 6/23/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Seattle 9/8/19
  • 2018
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/6/17
    • released by Chicago Cubs, signed by Yakult Swallows of Japan 12/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Colorado 6/26/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Colorado 8/12/16
    • non-tendered by Colorado 12/2/16
  • drafted by Colorado 2012 (6-198) (St. John’s)
  • $185,200 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.087 (through 2020)

Tristan Casas 3b
2022

  • drafted by Boston 2018 (1-26) (American Heritage HS, Plantation, Fla.)
  • $2.5528M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Alex Claudio lhp
1 year/$1.125M (2021)

  • 1 year/$1.125 (2021)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/16/20
    • DFA by LA Angels 7/25/21, released 7/30/21
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 8/10/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2020)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/9/19
    • may earn additional $100,000 in performance bonuses
    • non-tendered by Milwaukee 12/2/20
  • 1 year/$1.275M (2019)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Milwaukee 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$568,450 (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Texas 12/13/18
  • 1 year/$545,050 (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/17
  • 1 year/$510,250 (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/1/16
  • 1 year/$508,5000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/13/14
  • drafted by Texas 2010 (27-826) (Isabel Flores HS, Juncos, P.R.)
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 5.114 (through 2020)

Franchy Cordero cf
1 year/$800,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$800,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 12/1/20 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $5,000 each for 300, 350, 400, 450, 500 plate appearances
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Kansas City 2/10/21
    • DFA by Boston 10/21/21, sent outright to Triple-A 10/25/21
  • 1 year/$571,100 (2020)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/20
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from San Diego 7/16/20
  • 1 year/$560,100 (2019)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/19
  • 1 year/$546,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by San Diego 11/18/16
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/17
  • signed by San Diego 11/1/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $175,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Republik Sports
  • ML service: 3.038 (through 2020)

Dylan Covey rhp
2021

  • 1 year (2020)
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 2/14/20, elected free agency 2/21/20
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 2/3/20 (minor-league contract with salary of $700,000 in majors)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Tampa Bay 7/21/20
    • contract selected by Boston 7/23/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 10/28/20
  • 1 year/$571,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 4/29/18
  • 1 year/$535,000 (2017)
    • selected by Chicago White Sox from Oakland in Rule 5 draft 12/8/16
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 2/18/18
  • drafted by Oakland 2013 (4-131) (San Diego)
  • $370,000 signing bonus ($382,300 slot)
  • ML service: 3.002 (through 2020)

Kutter Crawford rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Boston 9/5/21
    • returned by Boston to Triple-A 9/6/21
  • drafted by Boston 2017 (16-491) (Florida Gulf Coast)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2020)

Jose De Leon rhp
1 year/$573,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$573,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21
    • DFA by Cincinnati 7/19/21, released 7/23/21
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 8/7/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/20
  • 1 year/$558,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/19
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Tampa Bay 11/20/19
  • 1 year/$545,600 (2018)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from LA Dodgers 1/2/17
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 9/4/16
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2013 (24-724) (Southern University)
  • $914,600 signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 2.060 (through 2020)

Jeter Downs ss
2022

  • acquired by Boston in trade from LA Dodgers 2/9/20
  • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Cincinnati 12/21/18
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2017 (1s-32) (Pace HS, Miami Gardens, Fla.)
  • $1.8225M signing bonus ($2.0844M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2019)

Raynel Espinal rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Boston 8/30/21
    • returned by Boston to Triple-A 8/31/21
  • selected by Boston from NY Yankees 12/12/19 in minor-league phase of Rule 5 draft
  • signed by NY Yankees 9/27/12 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2020)

Stephen Gonsalves lhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 12/22/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 8/31/21
    • returned by Boston to Triple-A 9/13/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/20
    • claimed by Boston off waivers 7/25/20 after being DFA by NY Mets 7/23/20
    • DFA by Boston 8/19/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 8/26/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/19
    • claimed by NY Mets off waivers from Minnesota 11/4/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/17
  • drafted by Minnesota 2013 (4-110) (Cathedral Catholic HS, San Diego)
  • $700,000 signing bonus ($468,200 slot)
  • agent: John Boggs
  • ML service: 0.042 (through 2020)

Daniel Gossett rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/4/21 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $750,000 in majors
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/20
    • DFA by Oakland 7/22/20, released 7/27/20
  • 1 year/$560,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/19
  • 1 year/$547,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Oakland 6/14/17
  • drafted by Oakland 2014 (2-65) (Clemson)
  • $750,000 signing bonus ($873,300 slot)
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 2.059 (through 2019)

Zac Grotz rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/21/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$566,300 (2020)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/20
    • sent outright to Alternate Training Site 9/1/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 11/7/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 7/31/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 6/10/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 2017: Bridgeport of independent Atlantic League
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 6/18/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Dodgers 9/15/16
  • drafted by Houston 2015 (28-829) (Embry-Riddle, Fla.)
  • ML service: 0.103 (through 2020)

Matt Hall lhp
2021

  • 1 year/$565,000 (2020)
    • acquired by Boston in trade 1/17/20 after being DFA by Detroit 1/13/20
    • re-signed by Boston 3/20
    • DFA by Boston 11/20/20, sent outright to Triple-A 11/25/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Detroit 9/11/18
  • drafted by Detroit 2015 (6-190) (Missouri State)
  • $239,400 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.128 (through 2020)

Kyle Hart lhp
2021

  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Boston 3/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 11/20/20
  • drafted by Boston 2016 (19-568) (Indiana)
  • ML service: 0.128 (through 2020)

Geoff Hartlieb rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/21
    • claimed by NY Mets off waivers 7/9/21 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 7/3/21
    • claimed by Boston off waivers 9/4/21 after being DFA by NY Mets 9/2/21
    • DFA by Boston 9/23/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 5/17/19
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2016 (29-885) (Lindenwood University, Mo.)
  • ML service: 1.093 (through 2020)

Chris Herrmann c
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 2/13/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/13/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Tampa Bay 7/18/20
  • 1 year/$1M (2019)
    • signed by Oakland 12/12/18
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 200, 250, 300, 350 plate appearances
    • DFA by Oakland 9/10/19, released 9/13/19
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2018)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Arizona 3/25/18, released 3/26/18 (due 45 days’ pay, $314,516)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 4/7/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 5/27/18
    • claimed by Houston off waivers from Seattle 11/2/18
    • non-tendered by Houston 11/30/18
  • 1 year/$937,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$515,900 (2016)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/16
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Minnesota 11/10/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 9/14/12
  • drafted by Minnesota 2009 (6-192) (Miami)
  • $135,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Sports Management Partners
  • ML service: 5.128 (through 2020)

Jose Iglesias ss
1 year/$3M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$3M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/7/20
    • 20:$2.5M, 21:$3.5M club option ($500,000 buyout)
    • Baltimore exercised 2021 option 11/1/20
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Baltimore 12/2/20
    • released by LA Angels 9/3/21
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 9/6/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 10/6/21
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/23/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $2.5M in majors
    • may earn additional $1M in performance bonuses based on games
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 3/28/19
  • 1 year/$6.275M (2018)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/17/18 (avoided arbitration, $6.8M-$5.6M)
  • 1 year/$4.1M (2017)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/15/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.1M (2016)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1,443,750 (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/19/15
  • 1 year/$1.65M (2014)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/6/14
  • 4 years/$8.25M (2010-13)
    • signed by Boston as an amateur free agent 9/9/09
    • $6M signing bonus
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Boston 7/30/13 (Peavy deal)
  • agent: Magnus Sports (previously Boras Corp., Diego Bentz)
  • ML service: 8.036 (through 2020)

Gilberto Jimenez of
2021

  • signed by Boston 8/2/17 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $10,000 signing bonus
  • ML service:

Blaze Jordan 1b
2022

  • drafted by Boston 2020 (3-89) (Desoto Central HS, Southaven, Miss.
  • $1.75M signing bonus ($667,900 slot)
  • ML service:

Marcelo Mayer ss
2022

  • drafted by Boston 2021 (1-4) (Eastlake HS, Calif.)
  • $6,664,000 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Yairo Munoz ss
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Boston 8/27/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 10/6/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • released by St. Louis 3/7/20
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 3/24/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 8/31/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 12/7/20
  • 1 year/$562,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/10/19
    • placed on restricted list 6/20/19 (travel delay in returning from paternity leave), activated 6/21/19
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2018)
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Oakland 12/14/17
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Oakland 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/17
  • signed by Oakland 1/27/12 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $280,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.060 (through 2020)

Brad Peacock rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 6/25/21 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Cleveland 8/30/21
    • contract selected by Boston 8/31/21
    • returned by Boston to Triple-A 9/11/21
    • contract selected by Boston 9/12/21
    • returned by Boston to Triple-A 9/13/21
  • 1 year/$3.9M (2020)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.11M (2019)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.44M (2018)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$541,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/16
  • 1 year/$515,800 (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
  • 1 year/$504,300 (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
  • 1 year/$490,000 (2013)
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Oakland 2/4/13
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Washington 9/6/11
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Washington 12/22/11
  • drafted by Washington 2006 (41-1,231) (Palm Beach CC, Fla.) (draft-and-follow)
  • $110,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 6.165 (through 2020)

Yacksel Rios rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/21/21 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Tampa Bay 6/4/21
    • acquired by Boston in trade 6/14/21 after being DFA by Seattle 6/11/21
    • DFA by Boston 9/23/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/20
    • sent outright to Alternate Training Site by Pittsburgh 6/28/20
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 8/3/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 10/30/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/19
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers 8/3/19 after being DFA by Philadelphia 7/29/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 8/22/17
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2011 (12-391) (Conchita Cuevas HS, Gurabo P.R.)
  • ML service: 2.019 (through 2020)

Hector Rondon rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/2/21 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.5M in majors)
    • may earn additional $1M in performance bonuses
    • released by Philadelphia 3/25/21 (Rondon exercised opt-out)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 3/30/21 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
  • 1 year/$3M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 1/9/20
    • 20:$2.5M, 21:$4M club option ($500,000 buyout)
    • option increases $500,000 each for 30, 40 games finished in 2020
    • Arizona declined 2021 option 10/28/30
  • 2 years/$8.5M (2018-19)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 12/15/17
    • 18:$4M, 19:$4.5M
  • 1 year/$5.8M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Chicago Cubs 12/1/17
  • 1 year/$4.2M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$544,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15
  • 1 year/$514,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/3/14
  • 1 year/$490,000 (2013)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/8/12 (minor-league deal)
    • selected by Chicago Cubs from Cleveland in Rule 5 draft 12/6/12
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
    • DFA by Cleveland 12/6/11, sent outright to Triple-A 12/9/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/09
  • signed by Cleveland 8/04 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 8.000 (through 2020)

John Schreiber rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • claimed by Boston off waivers 2/18/21 after being DFA by Detroit 2/12/21
    • re-signed by Boston 3/21
    • DFA by Boston 3/30/21, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 4/2/21
    • contract selected by Boston 9/1/21
    • returned by Boston to Triple-A 9/6/21
  • 1 year/$565,100 (2020)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Detroit 8/8/19
  • drafted by Detroit 2016 (15-445) (Northwestern Ohio)
  • $6,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.017 (through 2020)

Noah Song rhp
2021

  • drafted by Boston 2019 (4-137) (Navy)
  • $100,000 signing bonus ($406,000 slot)
  • ML service:

Thad Ward rhp
2021

  • drafted by Boston 2018 (5-160) (Central Florida)
  • $275,000 signing bonus ($311,800 slot)
  • ML service:

Josh Winckowski rhp
2022

  • acquired by Boston in trade from NY Mets 2/10/21
  • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Toronto 1/27/21
  • drafted by Toronto 2016 (15-462) (Estero HS, Fla.)
  • $125,000 signing bonus
  • ML service:

Nick Yorke 2b
2022

  • drafted by Boston 2020 (1-17) (Archbishop Mitty HS, San Jose)
  • $2.7M signing bonus ($3.6097M slot)
  • ML service: