Texas Rangers

Service time in years & days (through 2021 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 $1.785 billion in April, 2021.

RANGERS PAYROLLS

Year Opening Day 26-man Year End 40-man CB Tax 40-man
2021 $ 94,741,250 (21) $                    (  ) $107,012,083 (21)
2020 $ 65,007,408 (14) $  75,194,495 ( 8) $171,550,103 (14)
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
  • Senior Director, Amateur Scouting Kip Fagg

Chris Woodward Manager
3 years (2019-21), plus 2022 option
1 year (2023), plus 2024 option

  • 1 year (2023), plus 2024 club option
    • signed extension with Texas 11/19/21
  • 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
    • Texas exercised 2022 club option 3/24/21
  • 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

 

Corey Seager ss
10 years/$325M (2022-31)

  • 10 years/$325M (2022-31)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/30/21
    • $5M signing bonus
    • 22:$32.5M, 23:$35M, 24:$34.5M, 25:$32M, 26-31:$31M annually
    • limited no-trade protection
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/16
  • 1 year/$13.75M (2021)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/15/21 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$7.6M (2020)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4M (2019)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$605,000 (2018)
    • renewed by LA Dodgers 3/18
  • 1 year/$575,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/17
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 9/3/15
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2012 (1-18) (Northwest Cabarrus HS, Concord, N.C.)
  • $2.35M signing bonus ($1.95M slot)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 6.032

Marcus Semien ss
7 years/$175M (2022-28)

  • 7 years/$175M (2022-28)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/30/21
    • 22:$25M, 23-27:$26M annually, 28:$20M
  • 1 year/$18M (2021)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/26/21
  • 1 year/$13M (2020)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$5.9M (2019)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.125M (2018)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/17
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/16
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 9/3/13
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2011 (6-201) (Cal)
  • $130,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp. (previously Wasserman)
  • ML service: 7.118

Jon Gray rhp
4 years/$56M (2022-25)

  • 4 years/$56M (2022-25)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/30/21
    • 22:$15M, 23:$15M, 24:$13M, 25:$13M
  • 1 year/$6M (2021)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/15/21 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$5.65M (2020)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.925M (2019)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year/$540,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year/$509,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Colorado 8/4/15
  • drafted by Colorado 2013 (1-3) (University of Oklahoma)
  • $4.8M signing bonus ($5.6264M slot)
  • agent: CAA
  • ML service: 6.062

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
  • ML service: 5.041

Kole Calhoun rf
1 year/$5.2M (2022)

  • 1 year/$5.2M (2022), plus 2023 club option
    • signed by Texas 11/30/21
    • 22:$5.2M, 23:$5.5M club option (no buyout)
  • 2 years/$16M (2020-21). plus 2022 club option
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/24/19
    • 20:$6M, 21:$8M, 22:$9M club option ($2M buyout)
    • Arizona declined 2022 option 11/4/21
  • 3 years/$26M (2017-19), plus 2020 club option
    • 1 year/$6.35M, re-signed by LA Angels 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • signed extension with LA Angels 1/18/17, replacing 1/13/17 deal
    • 17:$6M, 18:$8.5M, 19:$10.5M, 20:$14M club option ($1M buyout)
    • salary increases $0.5M any season after Calhoun wins Gold Glove
    • LA Angels declined 2020 option 11/4/19
  • 1 year/$3.4M (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/26/16 (avoided arbitration, $3.9M-$2.35M)
  • 1 year/$537,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/9/15
  • 1 year/$506,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 5/21/12
  • drafted by LA Angels 2010 (8-264) (Arizona State)
  • $36,000 signing bonus
  • agent: PSI Sports 
  • ML service: 8.130

Isiah Kiner-Falefa 2b-3b
1 year/$2M (2021)

  • 1 year/$2M (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/15/21 (avoided arbitration)
  • 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)
  • agent: ALIGND
  • ML service: 4.000

Willie Calhoun 2b
1 year/$593,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$593,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 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: 3.033

Brett Martin lhp
1 year/$589,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$589,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 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: 2.151

Jonathan Hernandez rhp
1 year/$587,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$587,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 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: 2.041

Nick Solak 2b
1 year/$586,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$586,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 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: 2.028

Kolby Allard lhp
1 year/$584,250 (2021)

  • 1 year/$584,250 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 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
  • ML service: 2.114

Jose Trevino c
1 year/$584,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$584,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 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: 2.063

Taylor Hearn lhp
1 year/$582,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$582,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 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: 2.140

Nate Lowe 1b
1 year/$575,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$575,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/20
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Tampa Bay 12/10/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 4/29/19
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2016 (13-390) (Mississippi State)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.145

Jonah Heim c
1 year/$574,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$574,000 (2021)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Oakland 2/6/21
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 1 year/$563,500 (2020)
    • contract selected by Oakland 11/2/19
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/20
  • acquired by Oakland in trade from Tampa Bay 12/19/17
  • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Baltimore 8/1/16
  • drafted by Baltimore 2013 (4-129) (Amherst Central HS, N.Y.)
  • $389,700 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Frye-McCann
  • ML service: 1.097

Leody Taveras of
1 year/$574,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$574,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 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: 1.009

Josh Sborz rhp
1 year/$573,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$573,500 (2021)
    • acquired by Texas in trade 2/16/21 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 2/11/21
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 11/20/18
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/19
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2015 (2s-74) (Virginia)
  • $722,500 signing bonus ($827,000 slot)
  • agent: McNamara Baseball
  • ML service: 1.113

Brock Burke lhp
1 year/$572,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$572,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 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)
  • agent: Apex
  • ML service: 1.065

Dane Dunning rhp
1 year/$572,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$572,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/20
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/8/20
  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Washington 12/7/16
  • drafted by Washington 2016 (1-29) (Florida)
  • $2M signing bonus ($2.0346M slot)
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 1.083

John King lhp
1 year/$572,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$572,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 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: 1.067

Eli White 2b
1 year/$572,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$572,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 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: 1.065

Sam Huff c
1 year/$572,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$572,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 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: 0.158

DeMarcus Evans rhp
1 year/$571,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$571,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 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: 0.143

A.J. Alexy rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/20
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 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: 0.035

Sherten Apostel 3b
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • 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

Joe Barlow rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Texas 6/23/21
  • drafted by Texas 2016 (11-339) (Salt Lake JC)
  • ML service: 0.103

Ryan Dorow 3b
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/24/21
  • drafted by Texas 2017 (30-914) (Adrian College, Mich.)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2020)

Ezequiel Duran 2b
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/19/21
  • acquired by Texas in trade from NY Yankees 7/29/21
  • signed by NY Yankees 7/2/17 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $10,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Adolis Garcia rf
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • DFA by Texas 2/10/21, sent outright to Triple-A 2/12/21
    • contract selected by Texas 4/13/21
  • 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: 1.095

Ronny Henriquez rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/19/21
  • signed by Texas 7/3/17 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $10,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Yonny Hernandez ss
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/5/21
  • signed by Texas 7/2/14 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $200,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.060

Spencer Howard rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/21
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Philadelphia 7/30/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 8/9/20
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2017 (2-45) (Cal Poly San Luis Obispo)
  • $1.15M signing bonus ($1.5238M slot)
  • ML service: 1.088

Andy Ibanez 3b
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/4/21
  • signed by Texas as a free agent 7/15
  • $1.6M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.122

Glenn Otto rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from NY Yankees 7/29/21
    • contract selected by Texas 8/27/21
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2017 (5-152) (Rice)
  • $320,900 signing bonus ($323,400 slot)
  • ML service: 0.038

Spencer Patton rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 6/9/21
  • 2017-20
    • signed by Yokohama Bay Stars of Japan 11/23/16
  • 1 year (2016)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Texas 11/20/15
    • signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • 1 year/$508,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Texas 9/4/14
  • acquired by Texas in trade from Kansas City 7/16/14
  • drafted by Kansas City 2011 (24-726) (SIU-Edwardsville)
  • agent: Paragon Sports
  • ML service: 1.126

Yerry Rodriguez rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/20
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
  • signed by Texas 9/2/15 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Dennis Santana rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/21
    • acquired by Texas in trade 6/17/21 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 6/12/21
  • 1 year/$573,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 11/20/17
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/18
  • signed by LA Dodgers as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic 3/12/13
  • agent: Optimum
  • ML service: 2.095

Nick Snyder rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/21/21
  • drafted by Texas 2017 (19-584) (Indian River State JC, Fla.)
  • ML service: 0.045

Ricky Vanasco rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/19/21
  • drafted by Texas 2017 (15-464) (Williston HS, Fla.)
  • $200,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000


Minor leagues

Maximo Acosta ss
2021

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

Luisangel Acuna ss
2021

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

Chase Anderson rhp
1 year/$4M (2021)

  • 1 year/$4M (2021)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/3/21
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 22, 24, 26, 28, 30 starts
    • DFA by Philadelphia 8/26/21, released 8/27/21
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 8/31/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 2 years/$11.75M (2018-19, plus 2020, 2021 options
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 10/26/17
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 18:$4.25M, 19:$6M, 20:$8.5M club option, $0.5M buyout. 21:$9.5M club option, $0.5M buyout
    • annual performance bonuses: $50,000 for 162 innings pitched. $150,000 for 180 IP. $200,000 for 200 IP
    • 2021 option may increase by $1M to $10.5M if Anderson 1) has 500 IP in 2018-20, 2) has 150 IP in 2020, 3) is not on the disabled list at end of 2020 season, and 4) passes team physical
    • one-time assignment bonus: $350,000 if traded
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Milwaukee 11/4/19
    • Toronto exercised 2020 option 11/4/19
    • Toronto declined 2021 option 10/30/20
  • 1 year/$2.45M (2017)
    • lost arbitration with Milwaukee 2/14/17 ($2.85M-$2.45M)
  • 1 year/$520,200 (2016)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Arizona 1/30/16
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 11/19/12
    • signed by Arizona 3/2/13
  • drafted by Arizona 2009 (9-276) (Oklahoma)
  • $85,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Hub Sports Management
  • ML service: 6.146 (through 2020)

Justin Anderson rhp
2 years (2021-22)

  • 2 years (2021-22)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/13/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$577,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/20
    • non-tendered by LA Angels 12/2/20
  • 1 year/$561,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 4/23/18
  • drafted by LA Angels 2014 (14-419) (Texas-San Antonio)
  • ML service: 2.161 (through 2020)

Kohei Arihara rhp
2 years/$6.2M (2021-22)

  • 2 years/$6.2M (2021-22)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/26/20
    • 21:$3.6M, 22:$2.6M
    • annual performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 24, 28 starts
    • Texas paid additional $1.2M posting fee to Nippon Ham Fighters of Japanese Pacific League ($600,000 due 1/9/21, $300,000 on 12/26/21, $300,000 on 6/26/22)
    • DFA by Texas 9/19/21, sent outright to Triple-A 9/21/21
  • 2015-20
    • Nippon Ham Fighters, Japanese Pacific League
  • agent: Wasserman
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2020)

Wes Benjamin lhp
1 year/$574,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$574,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
    • DFA by Texas 10/3/21, sent outright to Triple-A 10/6/21
  • 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 (through 2020)

Matt Bush rhp
2 years (2020-21)

  • 2 years (2020-21)
    • re-signed by Texas 12/19 (minor-league contract with 2021 salary of $680,000 in majors)
    • contract selected by Texas 3/26/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/6/21
  • 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: 3.132

Kyle Cody rhp
1 year/$573,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$573,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/19/21
  • 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
  • ML service: 1.108

Edwar Colina rhp
1 year/$570,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$570,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/21
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Minnesota 10/6/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/19/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 9/25/20
  • signed by Minnesota 9/29/15 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 1.007

Buck Farmer rhp
1 year/$1.85M (2021)

  • 1 year/$1.85M (2021)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/15/21 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Detroit 5/8/21, sent outright to Triple-A 5/11/21
    • contract selected by Detroit 6/13/21
    • DFA by Detroit 8/15/21, released 8/17/21
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 8/21/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.15M (2020)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$570,800 (2019)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/19
  • 1 year/$554,800 (2018)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/17
  • 1 year/$509,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/5/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/24/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Detroit 8/13/14
  • drafted by Detroit 2013 (5-156) (Georgia Tech)
  • $225,000 signing bonus ($300,400 slot)
  • ML service: 4.083 (through 2020)

Justin Foscue 2b
2021

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

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

  • 1 year/$575,500 (2021)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/3/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 3/22/21
  • 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 (through 2020)

Sam Gaviglio rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/30/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$602,900 (2020)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/20
    • sent outright to Alternate Training Site by Toronto 9/4/20, released
  • 1 year/$579,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/18
    • acquired by Toronto in trade 3/21/18 after being DFA by Kansas City 3/18/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Seattle 5/10/17
    • claimed by Kansas City off waivers from Seattle 9/1/17
  • acquired by Seattle in trade from St. Louis 11/20/14
  • drafted by St. Louis 2011 (5-170) (Oregon State)
  • $175,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.111 (through 2020)

John Hicks c
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/12/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 6/29/21
    • DFA by Texas 7/23/21, sent outright to Triple-A 7/30/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 1/29/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$567,100 (2019)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/19
    • elected free agency 10/19
  • 1 year/$551,300 (2018)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers 12/2/15 after being DFA by Seattle 11/23/15
    • signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
    • claimed by Detroit off waivers from Minnesota 4/23/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Seattle 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/15
  • drafted by Seattle 2011 (4-123) (Virginia)
  • $240,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.001 (through 2020)

Josh Jung 3b
2021

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

Jack Kruger c
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/6/21
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 5/15/21 after being DFA by LA Angels 5/7/21
    • DFA by Texas 5/15/21, sent outright to Triple-A 5/17/21
  • drafted by LA Angels 2016 (20-606) (Mississippi State)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2020)

Jake Latz lhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/25/21
    • returned by Texas to Triple-A 8/30/21
  • drafted by Texas 2017 (5-164) (Kent State)
  • $386,100 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2020)

Jack Leiter rhp
2021

  • drafted by Texas 2021 (1-2) (Vanderbilt)
  • $7.922M signing bonus ($7,789,900 slot)
  • ML service:

Domingo Leyba ss-2b
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Arizona (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Arizona 5/15/21
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers 6/4/21 after being DFA by Arizona 6/2/21
    • DFA by Baltimore 8/4/21, sent outright to Triple-A 8/8/21
    • released by Baltimore 8/20/21
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 9/3/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2020)
    • suspended 80 games 3/6/20 (violation of PED policy)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 11/20/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Arizona 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/17
  • acquired by Arizona in trade from Detroit 12/5/14
  • signed by Detroit 2012 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $400,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.042 (through 2020)

Bayron Lora of
2021

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

Tyson Miller rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/21
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 6/4/21 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 5/30/21
    • DFA by Texas 6/18/21, sent outright to Triple-A 6/20/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/20
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2016 (4-134) (California Baptist)
  • $500,000 signing bonus ($429,700 slot)
  • ML service: 0.006 (through 2020)

D.J. Peters of
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/21
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 8/2/21 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 7/29/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/30/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 11/20/19
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/20
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2016 (4-131) (Western Nevada JC)
  • $247,500 signing bonus ($442,400 slot)
  • ML service: 0.088

Tyson Ross rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/19/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/3/20 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.75M in majors)
    • may earn additional $1.75M in performance bonuses
    • released by San Francisco 6/26/20
  • 1 year/$5.75M (2019)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/10/18
    • roster bonus: $50,000 for being on Major League roster on Opening Day. $100,000 each for being on roster May 1 and June 1
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/30/17 (minor-league contract with salaries of $1.75M in majors)
    • performance bonuses: $150,000 for each start from 5 to 19 GS. $200,000 for each start from 20 to 29
    • may opt out 5/15/18 and 6/15/18 if not on Major League roster
    • contract selected by San Diego 3/29/18
    • claimed by St. Louis off waivers from San Diego 8/5/18
  • 1 year/$6M (2017)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/20/17
    • performance bonuses: $100,000 each for 8-11 games started. $150,000 each for 12-15 GS. $200,000 each for 16-20 GS
    • assignment bonus: $500,000 with trade
    • released by Texas 9/12/17
  • 1 year/$9.625M (2016)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by San Diego 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$5.25M (2015)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.98M (2014)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$500,500 (2013)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/9/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Oakland 11/16/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 4/3/10
  • drafted by Oakland 2008 (2-58) (Cal)
  • signed 6/08, $694,800 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media
  • ML service: 8.118 (through 2020)

Bubba Thompson of
2021

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

Steele Walker of
2021

  • 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
2021

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

Cole Winn rhp
2021

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