Texas Rangers

Service time in years & days (through 2019 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 $150,398,666 (14) $                    (  ) $163,532,595 (15)
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 & GM
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)
  • 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
  • Director, Baseball Operations Matt Vinnola

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

 

Shin-Soo Choo lf
7 years/$130M (2014-20)

  • 7 years/$130M (2014-20)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/13
    • 14:$14M, 15:$14M, 16:$20M, 17:$20M, 18:$20M, 19:$21M, 20:$21M
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 10 clubs/season)
    • award bonuses: $0.25M for MVP. $0.15M for WS MVP. $0.1M each for All-Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP
  • 1 year/$7.375M (2013)
    • signed by Cincinnati 2/11/13 (avoided arbitration, $8M-$6.75M)
    • Cincinnati made qualifying offer 11/4/13
  • 1 year/$4.9M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Cleveland 12/11/12
  • 1 year/$3.975M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$461,100 (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year/$420,300 (2009)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/22/09 ($234,300 in minors)
  • 1 year/$390,400 (2008)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/7/08
  • 1 year/$383,100 (2007)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/07 (split contract, $109,600 in minors)
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/06
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Seattle 7/06, with Indians paying Mariners undisclosed amount of cash
  • signed by Cleveland 2000 as a free agent from South Korea
  • $1.3M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 12.119

Corey Kluber rhp
5 years/$38.5M (2015-19), plus 2020-21 options

  • 5 years/$38.5M (2015-19), plus 2020-21 club options

    • signed extension with Cleveland 4/5/15, replacing one-year deal for $601,000 signed 3/11/15
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 15:$1M, 16:$4.5M, 17:$7.5M, 18:$10.5M, 19:$13M, 20:$13.5M club option ($1M buyout), 21:$14M club option ($1M buyout)
    • salaries, options may increase up to $4M each based on finish in 2015-19 Cy Young votes (top 5 finish in 2018 Cy Young vote increased 2019 salary to $17M, 2020 option to $17.5M, 2021 option to $18M)
    • assignment bonus: $1M if traded
    • if traded in 2015-19, new club must exercise or decline both 2020 and 2021 options within 3 days after end of 2019 World Series
    • if traded in 2020, 2021 option converts to a vesting option guaranteed if Kluber has 160 innings pitched in 2020 and is not on the disabled list at the end of the 2020 season
    • Cleveland exercised 2020 option 10/31/19
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Cleveland 12/15/19
  • 1 year/$514,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/4/14
    • award bonuses, including $10,000 for Cy Young
  • 1 year/$491,800 (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/7/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/19/10
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • acquired by Cleveland in trade from San Diego 7/31/10
  • drafted by San Diego 2007 (7-134) (Stetson)
  • $200,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 7.074

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: 11.000

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: 8.119

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: 6.039

Mike Minor lhp
3 years/$28M (2018-20)

  • 3 years/$28M (2018-20)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/6/17
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 18:$8M, 19:$9.5M, 20:$9.5M
    • limited no-trade protection allowing Minor to block deals to 10 clubs
  • 2 years/$7.25M (2016-17), plus 2018 mutual option

    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 2/19/16
    • 16:$2M, 17:$4M, 18:$10M mutual option ($1.25M buyout)
    • 2016 roster bonuses: $0.175M each for 30, 60, 90, 120 days on active Major League roster
    • 2016 performance bonuses: $0.165M/start from 11 to 20. $0.165M each for 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 110, 115, 120 innings
    • 2017 performance bonuses: $$0.225M each for 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 30 starts. $0.225M each for 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 160, 170, 180, 190, 200 innings
    • award bonuses
    • Minor declined 2018 option 11/3/17
  • 1 year/$5.6M (2015)
    • won in arbitration with Atlanta 2/20/15 ($5.6M-$5.1M)
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$3.85M (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 1 year/$482,500 (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 8/7/10
  • drafted by Atlanta 2009 (1-7) (Vanderbilt)
  • $2.42M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports (previously Bo McKinnis)
  • ML service: 8.138

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: 5.121

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: 8.002

Robinson Chirinos c
1 year/$6.75M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$6.75M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/15/20
    • 20:$5.75M, 21:$6.5M club option ($1M buyout)
  • 1 year/$5.75M (2019)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 12/5/18
  • 1 year/$2.35M (2018), plus 2019 club option
    • signed extension with Texas 3/21/17
    • 18:$2.25M, 19:$2.375M club option ($1M buyout)
    • 2019 option may increase based on plate appearances
    • Texas declined 2019 option 11/2/18
  • 1 year/$1.95M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.55M (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$518,290 (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$502,232 (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13
    • acquired by Texas in trade 4/8/13 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 3/31/13
  • 1 year/$480,700 (2012)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 10/29/10
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Chicago Cubs 1/7/11
  • signed 2000 by Chicago Cubs as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: MDR Sports Management
  • ML service: 7.103

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: 3.103

Jesse Chavez rhp
2 years/$8M (2019-20)

  • 2 years/$8M (2019-20)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/30/18
    • 19:$4M, 20:$4M
  • 1 year/$1M (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/21/18
    • salary increases to $1.5M when added to active roster
    • performance bonuses as reliever ($0.5M) and starter ($1M)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Texas 7/19/18 with $588,709 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$5.75M (2017)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/11/16
    • may earn additional $3M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$4M (2016)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Oakland 11/20/15
    • won arbitration with Toronto 2/6/16 ($4M-$3.6M)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Toronto 8/1/16 with $1,355,191 remaining on contract and Blue Jays paying Dodgers $1.15M as part of the deal)
  • 1 year/$2.15M (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/12/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$775,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/7/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 5/27/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 8/6/12
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Toronto (for cash) 8/24/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 10/20/11 after DFA by KC 10/11/11
    • DFA by Toronto 12/12/11
  • 1 year/$415,000 (2010)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/24/10
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Atlanta 7/31/10 (Royals paid Braves about $2M as part of deal)
  • 1 year/$402,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11/09
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Pittsburgh 11/3/09
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Tampa Bay 12/11/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased 8/27/08
  • acquired in trade from Texas 7/31/06
  • drafted by Texas 2002 (42-1,252) (Riverside CC, Calif.)
  • agent: Apex
  • ML service: 9.108

Danny Santana cf
1 year/$3.6M (2020)

  • 1 year/$3.6M (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/9/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 4/13/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 6/23/18
    • DFA by Atlanta 7/19/18
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade 5/8/17 after being DFA by Minnesota 5/5/17
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 12/1/17
  • 1 year/$537,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$530,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (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
  • signed by Minnesota 12/07 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Mato Sports
  • ML service: 4.140

Todd Frazier 3b
1 year/$5M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$5M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/15/20
    • 20:$3.5M, 21:$5.75M club option ($1.5M buyout)
  • 2 years/$17M (2018-19)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/6/18
    • 18:$8M, 19:$9M
    • assignment bonus: $0.5M if traded
  • 1 year/$12M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/18/17
  • 2 years/$12M (2015-16)
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 2/8/15 (avoided arbitration, $5.7M-$3.9M)
    • $1.5M signing bonus
    • 15:$3M, 16:$7.5M
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Cincinnati 12/16/15
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2014)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
  • 1 year/$527,500 (2013)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/19/10
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2007 (1s-34) (Rutgers)
  • signed 7/07, $825,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Brodie Van Wagenen, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 8.071

Jeff Mathis c
2 years/$6.25M (2019-20)

  • 2 years (2019-20)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 11/19/18
    • 19:$3.25M, 20:$3M
  • 2 years/$4M (2017-18)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/6/16
    • 17:$2M, 18:$2M
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2016)
    • re-signed by Miami as a free agent 12/18/15
    • performance bonuses: $20,000 each for 300, 350, 400, 450, 500 plate appearances
  • 2 years/$3M (2013-14), plus 2015 option
    • signed extension with Toronto 8/14/12
    • 13:$1.5M, 14:$1.5M, 15:$1.5M club option (no buyout)
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Toronto 11/13/12
    • Miami exercised 2015 option 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2012)
    • signed by Toronto 12/12/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.7M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/11/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 110, 120 games started
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from LA Angels 12/1/11
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2010)
    • won arbitration with LA Angels 2/19/10 ($1.3M-$0.7M)
  • 1 year/$450,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/16/09
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$415,000 (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/07
  • 1 year/$327,000 (2006)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/05
  • drafted by Anaheim 2001 (1s-33)
  • $850,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports Management
  • ML service: 13.012

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: 3.041

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: 0.027

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

  • 1 year/$915,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 12/2/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 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: 3.105

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: 3.138

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: 1.147

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: 1.169

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: 1.033

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: 0.151

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

  • 1 year/$567,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • 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: 1.095

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)
  • 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

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: 0.041

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: 0.063

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: 0.041

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: 0.056

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: 0.041

Kolby Allard lhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (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: 0.114

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: 0.000

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: 0.000

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: 0.000

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: 0.158

Scott Heineman rf
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • 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: 0.146

Ariel Jurado rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (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 12/14/12 as an amateur free agent from Panama
  • ML service: 1.052

Joe Palumbo lhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (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: 0.130

Tyler Phillips rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • drafted by Texas 2015 (16-468) (Bishop Eustace Prep, Pennsauken Township, N.J.)
  • $160,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Leody Taveras of
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (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: 0.000

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: 0.000



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

Greg Bird 1b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/4/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.2M (2019)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/10/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by NY Yankees 11/20/19, elected free agency 11/27/19
  • 1 year/$582,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/18
  • 1 year/$545,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year/$525,300 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/13/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2011 (5-179) (Grandview HS, Aurora, Colo.)
  • $1.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 4.053

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

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 (through 2018)

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:

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

Ian Gibaut rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/19
    • acquired by Texas in trade 7/28/19 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 7/23/19
    • non-tendered by Texas 12/2/19
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2015 (11-328) (Tulane)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.041

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

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:

Jimmy Herget rhp
2020

  • 2020
    • DFA by Texas 12/21/19, sent outright to Triple-A 1/9/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/19
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 12/2/19 after being DFA by Cincinnati 11/25/19
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2015 (6-175) (South Florida)
  • $276,600 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.041

Wei-Chieh Huang rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/5/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
    • non-tendered by Texas 12/2/19
  • acquired by Texas in trade from Arizona 7/31/18
  • signed by Arizona 7/2/14 as an amateur free agent from Taiwan
  • $450,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.019

Sam Huff c
2020

  • drafted by Texas 2016 (7-219) (Arcadia HS, Phoenix)
  • $225,000 signing bonus ($189,600 slot)
  • 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

Derek Law rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/30/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • DFA by San Francisco 2/1/19, sent outright to Triple-A 2/10/19
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from San Francisco 4/2/19
    • non-tendered by Toronto 12/2/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/18
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 11/20/14
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/15
  • drafted by San Francisco 2009 (9-297) (Miami-Dade JC)
  • $125,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.126

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

Juan Nicasio rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/18/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 2 years/$17M (2018-19)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/20/17
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 18:$7.5M, 19:$9M
    • annual performance bonus: $125,000 each 20, 25 games finished. $250,000 for 30 GF. $500,000 each 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 60 GF
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Seattle 12/3/18
  • 1 year/$3.65M (2017)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by Philadelphia off waivers from Pittsburgh 8/31/17 with $618,306 remaining on contract)
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Philadelphia 9/6/17
  • 1 year/$3M (2016)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/10/15
    • placed on restricted list 6/18/16 (personal reasons)
  • 1 year/$2.3M (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by LA Dodgers 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$2.025M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade 11/24/14 after being DFA by Colorado 11/20/14
  • 1 year/$491,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • signed by Colorado 8/06 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: El Juego Sports
  • ML service: 8.084

Rob Refsnyder 2b-lf
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/27/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 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: 2.021

Yadiel Rivera ss-3b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/10/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 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: 1.161

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:

Sam Travis 1b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • DFA by Boston 1/2/20, sent outright to Triple-A 1/9/20
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Boston 1/15/20
    • re-signed by Texas 3/20
  • 1 year/$558,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Boston 5/23/17
  • drafted by Boston 2014 (2-67) (Indiana)
  • $846,800 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 1.047

Edinson Volquez rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 2 years (2018-19)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/16/18 (minor-league contract)
    • receives 1 year/$2M Major League deal if added to ML roster
    • may earn additional $4.5M in 2019 performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/18
  • 2 years/$22M (2017-18)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 11/16
    • 17:$9M, 18:$13M
    • released by Miami 12/13/17
  • 2 years/$20M (2015-16), plus 2017 mutual option
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/29/14
    • 15:$7.5M, 16:$9.5M, 17:$10M mutual option ($3M buyout)
    • $0.5M assignment bonus if traded
    • perks: suite on road
    • Volquez declined 2017 option 11/16
  • 1 year/$5M (2014)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/11/13
  • 1 year/$5.725M (2013)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by San Diego 8/24/13, released 8/28/13
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 8/29/13 (Dodgers pay pro-rated Major League minimum, with Padres responsible for balance of 2013 salary)
  • 1 year/$2.2375M (2012)
    • signed by San Diego 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.625M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/31/11 (avoided arbitration, $2M-$1.3M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 24, 28 starts
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Cincinnati 12/17/11
  • 1 year/$445,000 (2010)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/10
  • 1 year/$440,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/3/09
  • 1 year/$392,500 (2008)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Texas 12/21/07
    • signed by Cincinnati 2/29/08
  • 1 year/$382,000 (2007)
    • re-signed 2/07 (split contract paying $83,000 in minors)
  • 1 year/$329,000 (2006)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Texas 8/05
  • signed by Texas 10/01 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 11.059

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: