Texas Rangers

Service time in years & days (through 2020 season).

Ray Davis & Bob Simpson Owners
2010 -

  • Ray Davis & Bob Simpson, 2010 -
    • a group led by Chuck Greenberg, Nolan Ryan and principal investors Ray Davis and Bob Simpson won control of the Rangers in August, 2010, at auction in U.S. Bankruptcy Court with a bid of $593M, including $385M in cash and $208M in assumed liabilities. In March, 2011, the group bought out Greenberg, who had served as CEO and managing partner. Ryan resigned as CEO after the 2013 season.
  • Tom Hicks, 1998-2010
    • Dallas investor Tom Hicks bought the franchise for $250M in 1998
  • Forbes magazine valued the team at $1.75 billion in April, 2020.

RANGERS PAYROLLS

Year Opening Day 26-man Year End 40-man CB Tax 40-man
2020 $ 65,007,408 (14) $                    (  ) $166,020,595 (16)
2019 $118,274,435 (20) $135,307,635 (16) $136,411,784 (20)
2018 $133,137,626 (16) $148,309,909 (13) $166,342,492 (12)
2017 $165,348,063 ( 8) $174,726,776 ( 8) $173,238,067 (13)
2016 $158,955,390 ( 8) $154,330,755 ( 9) $164,642,718 (13)
2015 $141,733,540 ( 8) $156,283,670 ( 7) $170,456,151 ( 8)
2014 $133,525,939 (10) $145,707,196 ( 8) $166,383,748 ( 8)
2013 $125,340,100 ( 9) $137,185,918 ( 8) $167,966,990 ( 7)
2012 $120,836,000 ( 7) $134,283,218 ( 7) $148,513,970 ( 7)
2011 $ 92,124,290 (13) $103,967,140 (13)
2010 $ 64,810,570 (26) $ 74,302,980 (22)
2009 $ 68,178,798 (19) $ 77,208,810 (20)
2008 $ 67,712,326 (21) $ 78,640,138 (21)
2007 $ 68,318,675 (19) $ 78,923,435 (17)
2006 $ 68,228,662 (18) $ 82,730,146 (15)
2005 $ 55,849,000 (21) $ 49,870,201 (22)
2004 $ 55,050,417 (19) $ 79,217,225 (13)
2003 $103,491,667 ( 5) $106,277,880 ( 4)
2002 $105,726,122 ( 3) $106,915,180 ( 3)
2001 $ 87,819,000 ( 7) $ 86,871,306 ( 7)
2000 $ 70,900,000 ( 9) $ 57,879,024 (14)
  • 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.

Jon Daniels President of Baseball Operations
2019 -

  • 2019 -
    • signed multi-year extension with Texas 6/7/18
  • 3 years (2016-18)
    • signed extension with Texas 11/14
  • 4 years (2012-15)
    • signed four-year extension with Texas 3/4/11
    • elevated to President of Baseball Operations/GM 3/1/13
  • 2 years (2010-11)
    • signed 2-year extension with Texas 2/29/08
    • may opt out of deal after 2010 season if club is sold
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed 1-year extension with Texas 6/19/07
  • 3 years (2006-08)
    • hired 10/05, replacing John Hart, who resigned (Hart’s original contract: 3 years/$6M (2002-04). Hart signed a 2-year extension (2005-06) 1/05, with options until terminated by either party, at which point 5-year deal as adviser to owner Tom Hicks begins)

Chris Young Executive Vice President  and GM
2021 -

  • 2021 -
    • hired by Texas as Executive VP AND GM 12/4/20
  • 2018-20, Major League Baseball

    • Senior VP, Baseball Operations (2020)
    • VP, On-Field Operations, Initiatives and Strategy (2018-19)
  • AGM, Professional Scouting, Research & Development, and Pacific Rim Operations Josh Boyd
  • AGM, Major League Operation & International Scouting Mike Daly
  • AGM Shiraz Rehman
  • Senior Director, Amateur Scouting Kip Fagg

Chris Woodward Manager
3 years (2019-21), plus 2022 option

  • 3 years (2019-21), plus 2022 club option
    • hired as manager by Texas 11/3/18, replacing Don Wakamatsu, who had been selected interim manager 9/21/18
  • LA Dodgers, 2016-17
    • third-base coach
  • Seattle, 2013-15
    • minor-league infield coordinator (2013), infield coach (2014-15)
  • former manager Jeff Banister
    • 1 year (2018), plus 2019 club option
      • Texas exercised 2018 option and added a club option for 2019 2/19/16
      • Texas exercised 2019 option 10/4/17
      • fired by Texas 9/21/18
    • 3 years (2015-17), plus 2018 club option
      • hired by Texas 10/17/14, replacing interim manager Tim Bogar
  • former manager Ron Washington
    • 1 year (2015)
      • signed extension with Texas 2/24/14
      • resigned 9/5/14
    • 2 years (2013-14)
      • signed extension with Texas 1/30/12
    • 2 years (2011-12)
      • signed extension with Texas 11/4/10
    • 2 years (2007-08), plus 2009 & 2010 options
      • hired by Texas 11/06, replacing Buck Showalter
      • 07:$0.6M
      • Texas exercised 2009 option 8/30/07
      • Texas exercised 2010 option 6/9/09
  • former manager Buck Showalter
    • fired 10/06 with 3 years & $5-$6M remaining on contract

 

Elvis Andrus ss
8 years/$120M (2015-22), plus 2023 option

  • 8 years/$120M (2015-22), plus 2023 vesting option
    • signed extension with Texas 4/4/13
    • $2M signing bonus.
    • 15:$15M, 16:$15M, 17:$15M, 18:$15M, 19:$15M, 20:$15M, 21:$14M, 22:$14M, 23:$15M club option
    • 2023 option guaranteed with 550 plate appearances in 2022 or 1,100 PAs in 2021-22 combined
    • 2023 option becomes player option with trade or waiver claim
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 10 clubs beginning in 2016)
    • if traded, Andrus receives full no-trade protection with new club
    • may opt out of contract after 2018 and 2019 seasons
  • 3 years/$14.4M (2012-14)
    • signed extension with Texas 2/7/12 (avoided arbitration, $3.6M-$2.65M)
    • $0.75M signing bonus
    • 12:$2.375M, 13:$4.8M, 14:$6.475M
  • 1 year/$452,180 (2011)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/11
  • 1 year/$418,420 (2010)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/4/10
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2009)
    • contract purchased by Texas 4/5/09
  • acquired by Texas in trade from Atlanta 7/31/07 (Teixeira deal)
  • signed by Atlanta 1/25/05 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 12.000

Lance Lynn rhp
3 years/$30M (2019-21)

  • 3 years/$30M (2019-21)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/18/18
    • $4M signing bonus ($3M paid in 2019, $1M in 2020)
    • 19:$8M, 20:$10M, 21:$8M
  • 1 year/$12M (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 3/12/18
    • performance bonuses: $1M each for 170, 180 innings pitched
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Minnesota 7/30/18 with $4M remaining on contract (Twins pay Yankees $2M as part of the deal)
  • 3 years/$22M (2015-17)
    • signed extension with St. Louis 1/15/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • received $17.4M qualifying offer from St. Louis 11/6/17
    • 15:$7M, 16:$7.5M, 17:$7.5M
    • 2016 performance bonuses: $0.125M each for 25, 27, 29, 31 starts
    • 2017 performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 25, 27, 29, 31 starts
  • 1 year/$535,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
  • 1 year/$513,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13
  • 1 year/$482,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/29/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 6/2/11
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/11
  • drafted by St. Louis 2008 (1s-39) (Mississippi)
  • signed 6/08, $938,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports Management
  • ML service: 9.119

Kyle Gibson rhp
3 years/$28M (2020-22)

  • 3 years/$28M (2020-22)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/6/19
    • $2M signing bonus (paid 1/20 and 1/21)
    • 20:$10M, 21:$9M, 22:$7M
    • annual performance bonus: $500,000 for 180 innings pitched
    • annual roster bonus: $1M for 150 days on active roster
  • 1 year/$8.125M (2019)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.2M (2018)
    • lost arbitration with Minnesota 2/15/18 ($4.55M-$4.2M)
  • 1 year/$2.9M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$587,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$537,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$502,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • drafted by Minnesota 2009 (1-22) (Missouri)
  • signed 8/17/09, $1.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Rowley Sports
  • ML service: 7.039

Rougned Odor 2b
6 years/$49.5M (2017-22), plus 2023 option

  • 6 years/$49.5M (2017-22), plus 2023 club option
    • signed extension with Texas 3/30/17, replacing one-year/$563,180 contract signed 2/24/17
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 17:$1M, 18:$3M, 19:$7.5M, 20:$9M, 21:$12M, 22:$12M, 23:$13.5M club option ($3M buyout)
    • perks: as part of the deal, Odor receives two horses for his ranch
  • 1 year/$522,700 (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • 1 year/$513,850 (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/8/14
  • signed by Texas 1/2011 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $425,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council (Rick Thurman and Rafael Nieves)
  • ML service: 6.121

Jordan Lyles rhp
2 years/$16M (2020-21)

  • 2 years/$16M (2020-21)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/14/19
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 20:$7M, 21:$7M
  • 1 year/$2.05M (2019)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/11/18
    • award bonuses
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Pittsburgh 7/29/19 with $683,333 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$1M (2018), plus 2019 club option
    • re-signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/18/17
    • 18:$750,000, 19:$3.5M club option ($250,000 buyout)
    • 2019 option increases to $4.5M if Lyles wins the 2018 Comeback Player of the Year award
    • if San Diego exercises 2019 option, Lyles may earn performance bonuses in 2019: $250,000 each for 15, 20, 25 starts. $125,000 each for 40, 50 games pitched
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from San Diego 8/5/18
    • Milwaukee declined 2019 option 10/31/18
  • 1 year/$3.175M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 11/30/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Colorado 7/29/17, released 8/1/17
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 8/8/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Diego 9/1/17
  • 1 year/$2.975M (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 12/2/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.475M (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/14/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$502,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Houston 12/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Houston 5/30/11
  • drafted by Houston 2008 (1s-38) (Hartsville HS, S.C.)
  • signed 6/08, $930,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 9.002

Joey Gallo rf
1 year/$4.4M (2020)

  • 1 year/$4.4M (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$605,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
  • 1 year/$560,0009 (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$537,120 (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/25/17
  • 1 year/$509,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Texas 6/2//15
  • drafted by Texas 2012 (1s-39) (Bishop Gorman HS, Las Vegas)
  • $2.25M signing bonus ($1.3248M slot)
  • agent: Boras Corp. (previously Wasserman Media Group)
  • ML service: 4.103

Jose Leclerc rhp
4 years/$14.75M (2019-22), plus 2023-24 options

  • 4 years/$14.75M (2019-22), plus 2023-24 club options
    • signed extension with Texas 3/6/19
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 19:$1M, 20:$2.25M, 21:$4M, 22:$4.75M, 23:$6M club option ($0.75M buyout), 24:$6.25M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • replaces 1 year/$0.575M deal signed 3/19
  • 1 year/$552,300 (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$536,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/17
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • signed by Texas 12/9/10 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Munger English Sports Management
  • ML service: 4.041

Joely Rodriguez rhp
2 years/$5.5M (2020-21), plus 2022 option

  • 2 years/$5.5M (2020-21), plus 2022 club option
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/16/19
    • 20:$2.5M, 21:$2.5M, 22:$3M club option ($500,000 buyout)
    • annual performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 20, 25, 30, 35, 40 games finished
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Chunichi Dragons of Japan
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 11/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Baltimore 7/18/18
    • signed by Chunichi Dragons of Japan 7/25/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/17
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 6/13/17 after being DFA by Philadelphia 6/8/17
    • DFA by Texas 9/1/17, sent outright to Triple-A 9/7/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 9/10/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 12/1715
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Pittsburgh 12/10/14
  • signed by Pittsburgh 3/25/09 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 1.096

Rafael Montero rhp
1 year/$785,000 (2020)

  • 1 year/$785,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 1/4/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 7/22/19
  • 1 year/$558,025 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/27/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Mets 11/2/18 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$541,400 (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year/$511,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 5/14/14
  • signed by NY Mets 2011 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 4.138

Scott Heineman rf
1 year/$595,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$595,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 12/3/20
  • 1 year/$565,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
    • non-tendered by Texas 12/2/20
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2019)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
  • drafted by Texas 2015 (11-318) (Oregon)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.116

Ronald Guzman 1b
1 year/$588,000 (2020)

  • 1 year/$588,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
  • 1 year/$569,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Texas 2/25/17
  • signed by Texas 7/2/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $3.45M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 2.083

Isiah Kiner-Falefa 2b-3b
1 year/$587,000 (2020)

  • 1 year/$587,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • 1 year/$569,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • drafted by Texas 2013 (4-130) (Mid-Pacific Institute, Honolulu)
  • $202,000 signing bonus ($0.3859M slot)
  • ML service: 3.000

Willie Calhoun 2b
1 year/$577,000 (2020)

  • 1 year/$577,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Texas 9/12/17
  • acquired by Texas in trade from LA Dodgers 7/31/17
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2015 (4-132) (Yavapai JC, Ariz.)
  • $347,500 signing bonus ($0.4188M slot)
  • agent: MVP Sports
  • ML service: 2.033

Brett Martin lhp
1 year/$570,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$570,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • drafted by Texas 2014 (4-126) (Walters State CC, Tenn.)
  • $475,000 signing bonus ($464,300 slot)
  • ML service: 1.151

Kolby Allard lhp
1 year/$566,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$566,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Atlanta 7/30/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/31/18
  • drafted by Atlanta 2015 (1-14) (San Clemente HS, Calif.)
  • $3.0424M signing bonus ($2.8424M slot)
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 1.114

Aramis Garcia c
1 year/$566,625 (2020)

  • 1 year/$566,625 (2020)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/20
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 11/25/20 after being DFA by San Francisco 11/20/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 11/20/17
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/18
  • drafted by San Francisco 2014 (2-51) (Florida International)
  • $1.1M signing bonus ($1.0669M slot)
  • ML service: 1.086

Nick Solak 2b
1 year/$565,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$565,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Tampa Bay 7/13/19
    • contract selected by Texas 8/21/19
  • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from NY Yankees 2/20/18
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2016 (2-62) (Louisville)
  • $950,000 signing bonus ($1.04M slot)
  • ML service: 1.041

Jose Trevino c
1 year/$565,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$565,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • drafted by Texas 2014 (6-186) (Oral Roberts)
  • $200,000 signing bonus ($0.2287M slot)
  • ML service: 1.055

Brock Burke lhp
1 year/$564,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$564,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Tampa Bay 12/21/18
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2014 (3-96) (Evergreen HS, Colo.)
  • $0.8975M signing bonus ($0.5449M slot)
  • ML service: 1.041

Jonathan Hernandez rhp
1 year/$564,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$564,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • signed by Texas 1/30/13 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $300,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.041

Joe Palumbo lhp
1 year/$564,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$564,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • drafted by Texas 2013 (30-910) (John the Baptist HS, West Islip, NY)
  • $32,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.130

Leody Taveras of
1 year/$563,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$563,500 (2020)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • signed by Texas 7/15 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $2.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.114

A.J. Alexy rhp
2021

  • 2021
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/20
  • acquired by Texas in trade from LA Dodgers 7/31/17
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2016 (11-341) (Twin Valley HS, Elverson, Pa.)
  • $597,500 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Sherten Apostel 3b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • acquired by Texas in trade from Pittsburgh 8/17/18
  • signed by Pittsburgh 8/17/18 as an amateur free agent from Curacao
  • ML service: 0.044

Wes Benjamin lhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/11/20
  • drafted by Texas 2014 (5-156) (Kansas)
  • $125,000 signing bonus ($305,500 slot)
  • ML service: 0.133

Kyle Cody rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • drafted by Texas 2016 (6-189) (Kentucky)
  • $150,000 signing bonus ($252,900 slot)
  • agent: Wasserman Media
  • ML service: 0.108

DeMarcus Evans rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • drafted by Texas 2015 (25-738) (Petal HS, Miss.)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.036

Adolis Garcia rf
1 year/$564,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$564,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/10/19
    • acquired by Texas in trade 12/21/19 after being DFA by St. Louis 12/18/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 8/6/18
  • signed by St. Louis as a free agent from Cuba 2/24/17
  • $2.5M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.095

David Garcia c
2021

  • 2021
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/20
  • signed by Texas 7/2/16 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $800,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Joe Gatto rhp
1 year/$570,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$575,500 (2021)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/3/20
  • drafted by LA Angels 2014 (2-53) (St. Augustine Prep, Richland, N.J.)
  • $1.2M signing bonus ($1,050,600 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Taylor Hearn lhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
  • acquired by Texas in trade from Pittsburgh 7/31/18
  • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Washington 7/30/16
  • drafted by Washington 2015 (5-164) (Oklahoma Baptist)
  • $0.275M signing bonus ($0.3076M slot)
  • ML service: 1.122

Sam Huff c
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/10/20
  • drafted by Texas 2016 (7-219) (Arcadia HS, Phoenix)
  • $225,000 signing bonus ($189,600 slot)
  • ML service: 0.050

John King lhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Texas 9/4/20
  • drafted by Texas 2017 (10-314) (Houston)
  • $10,000 signing bonus ($131,300 slot)
  • ML service: 0.067

Yerry Rodriguez rhp
2021

  • 2021
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/20
  • signed by Texas 9/2/15 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Anderson Tejeda ss
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • signed by Texas 9/8/14 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.103

Art Warren rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/20
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Seattle 10/21/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Seattle 9/10/19
  • drafted by Seattle 2015 (23-695) (Ashland, Ohio)
  • ML service: 0.023

Eli White 2b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Texas 9/1/20
  • acquired by Texas in trade from Oakland 12/21/18
  • drafted by Oakland 2016 (11-322) (Clemson)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.075



Minor leagues

Maximo Acosta ss
2020

  • signed by Texas 7/2/19 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $1.6M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Luisangel Acuna ss
2020

  • signed by Texas 7/2/19 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service:

Cody Allen rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/7/20 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.3M in majors
  • 1 year/$8.5M (2019)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/18/19
    • performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 35, 40 games finished. $0.5M for 45, 50, 55 GF
    • assignment bonus: $0.5M if traded (one-time)
    • DFA by LA Angels 6/15/19, released 6/18/19
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 6/24/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Minnesota 7/31/19
  • 1 year/$10.575M (2018)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$7.35M (2017)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.15M (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$547,100 (2015)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/15
  • 1 year/$515,400 (2014)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/14
  • 1 year/$492,600 (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/7/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 7/20/12
  • drafted by Cleveland 2011 (23-698) (Boone HS, Orlando)
  • agent: Meister Sports
  • ML service: 6.159

Kyle Bird lhp
2020

  • 2020
    • DFA by Texas 1/15/20, sent outright to Triple-A 1/22/20
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2019)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/18
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Tampa Bay 12/21/18
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2014 (35-1,057) (Flagler College, Fla.)
  • ML service: 0.048 (through 2019)

Matt Bush rhp
2 years (2020-21)

  • 2 years (2020-21)
    • re-signed by Texas 12/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/17/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$555,900 (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
    • non-tendered by Texas 11/30/18
  • 1 year/$544,920 (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/18/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/13/16
  • 2012
    • placed on restricted list 3/30/12
    • released by Tampa Bay 12/5/12
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/28/10 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2009)
    • contract selected by San Diego 11/20/08
    • DFA by San Diego 2/5/09
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from San Diego 2/10/09
    • signed by Toronto 2/23/09
    • released by Toronto 4/1/09
  • drafted by San Diego as shortstop 2004 (1-1) (Mission Bay HS, Calif.)
  • $3.15M signing bonus
  • agent: Ken Felder, Greg Genske, Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 2.132

Nick Ciuffo c
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/5/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/19
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 6/28/19, released 7/1/19
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 7/10/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 9/4/18
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2013 (1-21) (Lexington HS, S.C.)
  • $1.9722M signing bonus ($1.9747M slot)
  • ML service: 0.034

Hans Crouse rhp
2020

  • drafted by Texas 2017 (2-66) (Dana Hills HS, Dana Point, Calif.)
  • $1.45M signing bonus ($926,500 slot)
  • ML service:

Jerad Eickhoff rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/15/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Diego 8/2/20
    • sent outright to Alternate Training Site by San Diego 8/24/20 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 8/30/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$975,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 11/4/19 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$568,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/18
  • 1 year/$552,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/17
  • 1 year/$516,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Texas 2/17/15
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Texas 7/29/15 (Hamels deal)
  • drafted by Texas 2011 (15-474) (Olney Central JC, Ill.)
  • $150,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 4.028 (through 2019)

Luke Farrell rhp
1 year/$567,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$567,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 10/30/20
  • 1 year/$558,000 (2019)
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from LA Angels 1/4/19
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/18
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers 9/3/18 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 9/1/18
    • DFA by LA Angels 12/21/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 7/1/17
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade 7/28/17 after being DFA by Kansas City 7/24/17
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers from LA Dodgers 8/9/17
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from Cincinnati 10/4/17
  • drafted by Kansas City 2013 (6-174) (Northwestern)
  • $75,000 signing bonus ($252,500 slot)
  • ML service: 1.137

Tim Federowicz c
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/14/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas after being acquired in trade from Cleveland 6/7/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 8/3/19
    • contract selected by Texas 9/20/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/4/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 12/11/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Houston 5/29/18
    • DFA by Houston 6/8/18, sent outright to Triple-A 6/10/18
    • contract selected by Houston 7/3/18
    • DFA by Houston 7/26/18, sent outright to Triple-A 7/30/18
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 8/3/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 9/4/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 10/3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 12/9/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 4/11/17
    • DFA by San Francisco 4/18/17, sent outright to Triple-A 4/21/17
    • contract selected by San Francisco 9/1/17
    • DFA by San Francisco 10/30/17, sent outright to Triple-A 11/3/17 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/14/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 4/28/16
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 6/17/16, sent outright to Triple-A 6/27/16
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/6/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 11/7/16
  • 1 year/$512,400 (2015)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/10/15
    • DFA by San Diego 8/1/15, sent outright to Triple-A 8/11/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/2/14
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from LA Dodgers 12/18/14
  • 1 year/$491,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Boston 7/31/11
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 9/6/11
  • drafted by Boston 2008 (7-232) (North Carolina)
  • $150,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 3.158

Brian Flynn lhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$800,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 11/29/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • DFA by Kansas City 7/26/19, sent outright to Triple-A 8/2/19
    • elected free agency 10/19
  • 1 year/$573,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/18
  • 1 year/$556,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/17
  • 1 year/$515,950 (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/16
  • 1 year/$508,450 (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Miami 11/28/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Miami 9/3/13
  • acquired by Miami in trade from Detroit 7/23/12 (ASanchez deal)
  • drafted by Detroit 2011 (7-227) (Wichita State)
  • $125,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Sports Pro Services
  • ML service: 4.042

Justin Foscue 2b
2020

  • drafted by Texas 2020 (1-14) (Mississippi State)
  • $3.25M signing bonus ($4.0368M slot)
  • ML service:

Nick Goody rhp
1 year/$915,000 (2020)

  • 1 year/$915,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 12/2/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Texas 9/24/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 9/28/20
  • 1 year/$675,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 11/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 11/26/19 after being DFA by Cleveland 11/20/19
  • 1 year/$561,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade 12/20/16 after being DFA by NY Yankees 12/15/16
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 7/25/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2012 (6-217) (LSU)
  • $140,000 signing bonus ($154,400 slot)
  • ML service: 4.105

Taylor Guerrieri rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/22/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 7/16/19
    • DFA by Texas 11/20/19, sent outright to Triple-A 11/27/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 11/2/18 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/17
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Tampa Bay 11/6/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/16
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2011 (1-24) (Spring Valley HS, Columbia, S.C.)
  • $1.6M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 0.133 (through 2019)

Ronny Henriquez rhp
2020

  • signed by Texas 7/3/17 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $10,000 signing bonus
  • ML service:

Josh Jung 3b
2020

  • drafted by Texas 2019 (1-8) (Texas Tech)
  • $4.4M signing bonus ($5,176,900 slot)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service:

Taylor Jungmann rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas a free agent 2/12/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 2019
    • re-signed by Yomiuri of Japan
  • 2018
    • released by Milwaukee 1/10/18
    • signed by Yomiuri of Japan 1/12/18
  • 1 year/$0.5376M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5185M (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/15
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2011 (1-12) (Texas)
  • $2.525M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 1.005 (through 2019)

Bayron Lora of
2020

  • signed by Texas 7/2/19 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $4.2M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Brandon Mann lhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Chiba Lotte Marines
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/13/18
    • DFA by Texas 8/7/18, sent outright to Triple-A 8/9/18
    • contract selected by Texas 9/28/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Oakland as a free agent (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/6/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 2015: Fargo-Moorhead of independent American Association
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/2/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Pittsburgh 5/30/14
    • signed by Lancaster of independent Atlantic League
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/9/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Washington 3/28/13
  • 2011-12: Yokohama of Japan
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 3/7/10 (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Dodgers 8/20/10
  • 2007-08
    • restricted list
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2002 (27-794) (Mount Rainier HS, Des Moines, Wash.)
  • ML service: 0.023 (through 2019)

Yohander Mendez lhp
1 year/$567,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$567,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
    • placed on suspended list by Texas 3/11/20 (sought outside medical care without club authorization)
    • sent outright to Alternate Training Site 7/23/20
  • 1 year/$558,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$536,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/25/17
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Texas 3/1/16
  • signed by Texas 7/2/11 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.103 (through 2019)

Rob Refsnyder 2b-lf
1 year/$660,000 (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/27/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $660,000 in majors
    • contract selected by Texas 3/23/20
    • DFA by Texas 8/24/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 11/26/18 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Arizona 4/7/19
  • 1 year/$552,500 (2018)
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers from Toronto 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/18
    • acquired by Tampa Bay  in trade from Cleveland 3/27/18
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 6/19/18, sent outright to Triple-A 6/22/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
    • acquired by Toronto in trade 7/23/17 after being DFA by NY Yankees 7/19/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 7/11/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2012 (5-187) (Arizona)
  • $205,900 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: PSI Sports
  • ML service: 2.121

Yadiel Rivera ss-3b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/10/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/20/20
    • DFA by Texas 9/4/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 9/6/20 (DFA/outright voided 9/10/20 when Rivera was placed on injured list retroactive to 9/4/20)
    • sent outright to Alternate Training Site by Texas 10/2/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Miami (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Miami 6/14/19
    • DFA by Miami 8/6/19, sent outright to Triple-A 8/8/19
    • elected free agency 10/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 11/23/17 (minor-league contract)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Miami 12/11/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
    • DFA by Milwaukee 9/15/17, sent outright to Triple-A 9/21/17
  • 1 year/$0.5086M (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/15
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2010 (9-279) (Manuela Toro HS, Caguas, P.R.)
  • $85,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.097

Bubba Thompson of
2020

  • drafted by Texas 2017 (1-26) (McGill-Toolin Catholic HS, Mobile, Ala.)
  • $2.1M signing bonus ($2.4501M slot)
  • ML service:

Steele Walker of
2020

  • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/10/19
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2018 (2-46) (Oklahoma)
  • $2M signing bonus ($1.5561M slot)
  • ML service:

Davis Wendzel 3b
2020

  • drafted by Texas 2019 (1s-41) (Baylor)
  • $1.6M signing bonus ($1,813,500 slot)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service:

Cole Winn rhp
2020

  • drafted by Texas 2018 (1-15) (Orange Lutheran HS, Calif.)
  • $3.15M signing bonus ($3.7385M slot)
  • ML service: