Texas Rangers

Service time in years & days (through 2018 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 $1.6 billion in April, 2018.
RANGERS PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2019 $ $ ( )
2018 $133,137,626 $166,342,492 (12)
2017 $165,348,063 $173,238,067 (13)
2016 $158,955,390 $164,642,718 (13)
2015 $141,733,540 $156,283,670 ( 7)
2014 $133,525,939 $145,707,196 ( 8)
2013 $125,340,100 $137,185,918 ( 8)
2012 $120,836,000 $134,283,218 ( 7)
2011 $ 92,124,290 $103,967,140 (13)
2010 $ 64,810,570 $ 74,302,980 (22)
2009 $ 68,178,798 $ 77,208,810 (20)
2008 $ 67,712,326 $ 78,640,138 (21)
2007 $ 68,318,675 $ 78,923,435 (17)
2006 $ 68,228,662 $ 82,730,146 (15)
2005 $ 55,849,000 $ 49,870,201 (22)
2004 $ 55,050,417 $ 79,217,225 (13)
2003 $103,491,667 $106,277,880 ( 4)
2002 $105,726,122 $106,915,180 ( 3)
2001 $ 87,819,000 $ 86,871,306 ( 7)
2000 $ 70,900,000 $ 57,879,024 (14)
  • Opening Day payrolls include salaries and pro-rated signing bonuses for players on active roster and disabled list, as well as guaranteed salaries to be earned that season by players no longer on the roster. Deferred payments and performance or award bonuses are not included.
  • Year End payrolls compiled by Major League Baseball include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing bonuses, earned incentive bonuses, non-cash compensation, cash transactions and buyouts of unexercised options. Deferred salaries may be discounted to reflect present-day value.

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, Player Development Jayce Tingler
  • 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/$0.4611M (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year/$0.4203M (2009)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/22/09 ($234,300 in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.3904M (2008)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/7/08
  • 1 year/$0.3831M (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: 11.119

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/$0.4M (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: 10.000

 

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/$0.4825M (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: 7.138

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/$0.535M (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.513M (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.482M (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, $0.938M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports Management
  • ML service: 7.119

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/$0.5227M (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
  • $0.425M signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council (Rick Thurman and Rafael Nieves)
  • ML service: 4.121

Drew Smyly lhp
2 years/$10M (2018-19)

  • 2 years/$10M (2018-19)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/12/17
    • 18:$3M, 19:$7M
    • 2019 performance bonuses: may earn up to $6M as a starter and up to $1M as a reliever
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago Cubs 11/2/18
  • 1 year/$6.85M (2017)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Tampa Bay 1/11/17
    • signed by Seattle 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Seattle 12/1/17
  • 1 year/$3.75M (2016)
    • won arbitration with Tampa Bay 2/4/16 ($3.75M-$3.2M)
  • 1 year/$2.65M (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • may earn additional $50,000 in performance bonuses based on games started
  • 1 year/$0.52M (2014)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/24/14
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Detroit 7/31/14 (Price deal)
  • 1 year/$0.498M (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/22/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 4/12/12
  • drafted by Detroit 2010 (2-68) (Arkansas)
  • $1.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Frontline
  • ML service: 6.154

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/$0.775M (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/$0.415M (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/$0.402M (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: Sosnick Cobbe & Karon
  • ML service: 8.108

Nomar Mazara of
1 year/$3.3M (2019)

  • 1 year/$3.3M (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$563,560 (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$546,450 (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • signed by Texas 7/2/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $4.95M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 3.000

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 (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/$0.45M (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/16/09
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$0.415M (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/05
  • drafted by Anaheim 2001 (1s-33)
  • $0.85M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports Management
  • ML service: 12.012

Chris Martin rhp
2 years/$4M (2018-19)

  • 2 years/$4M (2018-19)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/11/17
    • 18:$1.75M, 19:$2.25M
    • annual performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 10, 15, 20 games finished, $0.1M each for 25, 30, 35, 40 games finished
    • Texas must provide Martin with his release after 2019 season
  • 2016-17

    • Nippon Ham Fighters of Japan
  • 1 year/$511,025 (2015)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 1/13/15 after being DFA by Colorado 1/5/15
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
    • released by NY Yankees 11/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Boston 12/18/13
    • contract selected by Colorado 4/25/14
  • signed by Boston as an amateur free agent 3/31/11 (McLennan CC, Texas)
  • agent: SSG Baseball
  • ML service: 1.133

Shelby Miller rhp
1 year/$2M (2019)

  • 1 year/$2M (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/9/19
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 60, 70, 80, 90, 100 innings pitched. $0.15M each for 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 160, 170 IP. $0.2M for 180 IP.
    • roster bonuses: $0.15M for 60 days on active Major League roster. $0.25M each for 90, 120 days. $0.3M each for 150, 180 days
  • 1 year/$4.9M (2018)
    • won arbitration with Arizona 2/1/18 ($4.9M-$4.7M)
    • non-tendered by Arizona 11/30/18
  • 1 year/$4.7M (2017)
    • lost arbitration with Arizona 2/3/17 ($5.1M-$4.7M)
  • 1 year/$4.35M (2016)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2015)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Atlanta 12/8/15
  • 1 year/$0.521M (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from St. Louis 11/17/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 9/4//12
  • drafted by St. Louis 2009 (1-19) (Brownwood HS, Texas)
  • $2.875M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 5.166

Edinson Volquez rhp
1 year/$2M (2019)

  • 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/$0.445M (2010)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/10
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2009)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/3/09
  • 1 year/$0.3925M (2008)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Texas 12/21/07
    • signed by Cincinnati 2/29/08
  • 1 year/$0.382M (2007)
    • re-signed 2/07 (split contract paying $83,000 in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.329M (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: 10.059

Delino DeShields Jr. 2b-of
1 year/$1.4M (2019)

  • 1 year/$1.4M (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5615M (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$0.5403M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/17
  • 1 year/$517,130 (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)

    • selected by Texas from Houston in Rule 5 draft 12/11/14
    • signed by texas 2/27/15
  • drafted by Houston 2010 (1-8) (Woodward Academy, College Park, Ga.)
  • signed 8/5/10, $2.15M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 3.116

Joey Gallo 3b-1b
1 year/$0.56M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.56M (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$537,120 (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/25/17
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (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: 2.103

Joe Palumbo lhp
1 year/$0.545M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.545M (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: 0.110

Carlos Tocci of
1 year/$0.545M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.545M (2018)
    • selected by Chicago White Sox from Philadelphia in Rule 5 draft 12/14/17
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/14/17
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • signed by Philadelphia 2011 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.759M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.000

John Andreoli rf
2019

  • 2019
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 1/15/19 after being DFA by Seattle 1/10/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/16/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 5/23/18
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers 8/18/18 after being DFA by Seattle 8/17/18
    • claimed by Seattle off waivers from Baltimore 10/31/18
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2011 (17-519) (Connecticut)
  • $0.1346M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.052

Kyle Bird rhp
2019

  • 2019
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/18
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Tampa Bay 12/21/18
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2014 (35-1,057) (Flagler College, Fla.)
  • ML service: 0.000

Brock Burke lhp
2019

  • 2019
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/18
    • 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: 0.000

Willie Calhoun 2b
1 year (2018)

  • 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.)
  • $0.3475M signing bonus ($0.4188M slot)
  • ML service: 0.075

Luke Farrell rhp
2019

  • 2019
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from LA Angels 1/4/19
  • 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 ($0.2525M slot)
  • ML service: 0.095

Nick Gardewine rhp
1 year/$0.546M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.546M (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/21/17
  • drafted by Texas 2013 (7-220) (Kaskaskia JC, Ill.)
  • $0.1623M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.083

Ronald Guzman 1b
1 year (2018)

  • 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
  • ML service: 0.171

Taylor Hearn lhp
2019

  • 2019
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/18
  • 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: 0.000

Scott Heineman rf
2019

  • 2019
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/18
  • drafted by Texas 2015 (11-318) (Oregon)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Jonathan Hernandez rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 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
  • $0.3M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Wei-Chieh Huang rhp
2019

  • 2019
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/18
  • acquired by Texas in trade from Arizona 7/31/18
  • signed by Arizona 7/2/14 as an amateur free agent from Taiwan
  • $0.45M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Ariel Jurado rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 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: 0.067

Isiah Kiner-Falefa 2b-3b
1 year (2018)

  • 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)
  • $0.202M signing bonus ($0.3859M slot)
  • ML service: 1.000

Jose Leclerc rhp
1 year/$0.5523M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5523M (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$0.536M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (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: 2.038

Brett Martin lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 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.)
  • $0.475M signing bonus ($0.4643M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Yohander Mendez lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$0.536M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/25/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (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
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.103

C.D. Pelham lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 9/4/18
  • drafted by Texas 2015 (33-978) (Spartanburg Methodist JC, S.C.)
  • ML service: 0.027

Jack Reinheimer ss
2019

  • 2019
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Chicago Cubs 11/20/18
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/18
    • claimed by NY Mets off waivers 7/31/18 after being DFA by Arizona 7/27/18
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from NY Mets 11/2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Arizona 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/17
  • acquired by Arizona in trade from Seattle 6/3/15
  • signed by Seattle 2013 (5-147) (East Carolina)
  • $0.3276M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.044

Jordan Romano rhp
2019

  • 2019
    • selected by Chicago White Sox from Toronto in Rule 5 draft 12/13/18
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/13/18
  • drafted by Toronto 2014 (10-294) (Oral Roberts)
  • $25,000 signing bonus ($0.1394M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Connor Sadzeck rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/25/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
  • drafted by Texas 2011 (11-354) (Howard JC, Texas)
  • $0.35M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.031

Jeffrey Springs lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 7/31/18
  • drafted by Texas 2015 (30-888) (Appalachian State)
  • ML service: 0.062

Jose Trevino c
1 year (2018)

  • 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)
  • $0.2M signing bonus ($0.2287M slot)
  • ML service: 0.004

Patrick Wisdom 3b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 8/11/18
    • acquired by Texas in trade from St. Louis 12/11/18
  • drafted by St. Louis 2012 (1s-52) (St. Mary’s, Calif.)
  • ML service: 0.044


Minor leagues

Eli Alvarez cf-2b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/18
    • acquired by Texas in trade 3/21/18 after being DFA by Philadelphia 3/16/18
    • DFA by Texas 5/29/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 11/18/16
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/17
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from St. Louis 9/6/17
  • signed by St. Louis 7/2/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2017)

Miguel Aparicio of
2018

  • signed by Texas 7/2/15 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.5M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Jett Bandy c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/8/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5507M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
    • DFA by Milwaukee 5/25/18
  • 1 year/$0.5398M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/16
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from LA Angels 12/13/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 11/20/14
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/9/15
  • drafted by LA Angels 2011 (31-945) (Arizona)
  • ML service: 2.054

Ryan Brett 2b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/10/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 12/22/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/16
    • non-tendered by Tampa Bay 12/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/8/15
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2010 (3-98) (Highline HS, Burien, Wash.)
  • $0.3411M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.041 (through 2017)

Matt Bush rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/17/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5559M (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/$0.4M (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

Kyle Cody rhp
2018

  • drafted by Texas 2016 (6-89) (Kentucky)
  • $0.15M signing bonus ($0.2529M slot)
  • ML service:

Hans Crouse rhp
2018

  • drafted by Texas 2017 (2-66) (Dana Hills HS, Dana Point, Calif.)
  • $1.45M signing bonus ($0.9265M slot)
  • ML service:

Zac Curtis lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/17/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/18
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 8/7/18 after being DFA by Philadelphia 7/31/18
    • non-tendered by Texas 11/30/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/17
    • claimed by Philadelphia off waivers 9/11/17 after being DFA by Seattle 9/4/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Arizona 4/30/16
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Arizona 11/23/16
  • drafted by Arizona 2014 (6-180) (Middle Tennessee State)
  • $40,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.148

Chase d’Arnaud 2b-ss
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/17/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/18
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/4/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 7/7/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by San Francisco 10/22/18
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2017)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/17
    • claimed by Boston off waivers 4/27/17 after being DFA by Atlanta 4/25/17
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers 5/21/17 after being DFA by Boston 5/18/17
    • DFA by San Diego 7/4/17, sent outright to Triple-A 7/7/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/13/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 9/14/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/7/15 (refused assignment 10/9/15)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 2/24/14
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 9/2/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 11/3/14
  • 1 year/$0.493M (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 6/24/11
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2008 (4-114) (Pepperdine)
  • $0.293M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media
  • ML service: 3.056

Steve Delabar rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/4/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/13/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.835M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Toronto 3/29/16 (due 45 days’ salary, or $205,327)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 4/2/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 5/7/16
    • DFA by Cincinnati 5/22/16, sent outright to Triple-A 5/24/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5159M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.4989M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.4807M (2012)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/27/12
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Seattle 7/31/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 9/6/11
  • drafted by San Diego 2003 (29-851) (Volunteer State CC)
  • agent: Meister Sports
  • ML service: 3.053 (through 2017)

Brett Eibner of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/21/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade 1/25/17 after being DFA by Oakland 1/20/17
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/17
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 9/1/17, released 9/2/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/16
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Kansas City 7/29/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2010 (2-54) (Arkansas)
  • $1.25M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.156 (through 2017)

Paolo Espino rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/21/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/10/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 5/19/17
    • acquired by Texas in trade 8/27/17 after being DFA by Milwaukee 8/23/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 10/10/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 11/18/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 3/27/14
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 4/10/14 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by Cleveland 2006 (10-310) (Pendleton School, Bradenton, Fla.)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.059 (through 2017)

Jeanmar Gomez rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/19/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/31/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.75M in majors)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 7/11/18
  • 1 year/$4.2M (2017)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Philadelphia 6/20/17, released 6/23/17
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 7/9/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Milwaukee 8/7/17 (exercised opt-out)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 8/12/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Seattle 8/26/17
  • 1 year/$1.4M (2016)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2015)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 1/8/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.8M in majors)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 4/4/15
  • 1 year/$0.5145M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 10/25/14
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2013)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 1/9/13 after being DFA by Cleveland 1/2/13
    • signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
  • 1 year/$0.4827M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • signed by Cleveland 2005 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Magnus Sports
  • ML service: 6.056

Ronald Herrera rhp
1 year/$0.546M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.546M (2018)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from NY Yankees 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/20/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/13/16
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from San Diego 11/11/15
  • acquired by San Diego in trade from Oakland 5/28/11
  • signed by Oakland 12/11/11 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $20,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.007

Destin Hood of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/4/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Miami 10/10/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 11/14/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Miami 9/1/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cleveland 7/14/15
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 7/17/15 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by Washington 2008 (2-55) (St. Paul’s Episcopal, Mobile, Ala.)
  • $1.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.032 (through 2017)

Adam Loewen lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 1/9/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/13/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 10/31/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Arizona 7/30/16
    • DFA by Arizona 8/15/16, sent outright to Triple-A 8/18/16
  • 2 years (2014-15)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 4/16/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 8/7/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/7/15
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/12/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 11/22/11 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2011 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 9/6/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 11/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/10 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Toronto as free agent OF 10/24/08 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.816M (2008)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/18/08
    • released by Baltimore 10/20/08
  • 1 year/$1.02M (2007)
    • re-signed by Baltimore
  • 4 years/$4.02M (2003-06)
    • signed Major League contract with Baltimore 5/03
    • $3.2M signing bonus (spread over four years)
  • drafted (as LHP) by Baltimore 2002 (1-4) (Fraser Valley Christian HS, Surrey, BC)
  • agent: Michael Moye
  • ML service: 3.042 (through 2016)

Julio Pablo Martinez of
2018

  • signed by Texas 3/6/18 as an amateur free agent from Cuba
  • $2.8M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Rafael Montero rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 1/4/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 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/$0.5414M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year/$0.511M (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: 3.068

Nick Noonan 2b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 2/14/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Oakland 3/31/18
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 4/15/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 2/14/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 2/17/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Diego 8/10/16
    • DFA by San Diego 9/21/16, sent outright to Triple-A 9/28/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Yankees 7/20/15
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 8/6/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 9/1/15
    • refused assignment, elected free agency 10/15/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/4/14
    • DFA by San Francisco 7/25/14, sent outright to Triple-A 8/3/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 11/20/12
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/13
  • drafted by San Francisco 2007 (1s-32) (Parker HS, San Diego)
  • signed 6/14/07, $915,750 signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 0.162 (through 2017)

Cliff Pennington ss-2b
1 year/$1.5M (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/15/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.5M in majors)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 3/26/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 4/29/18, released 5/18/18
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 5/18/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 2 years/$3.75M (2016-17)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/17/15
    • 16:$1.5M, 17:$2.25M
    • annual performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 225, 250 plate appearances. $75,000 each for 275, 300, 325, 350, 375, 400 PAs. $0.1M each for 425, 450 PAs
  • 1 year/$3.275M (2015)
    • re-signed by Arizona 12/29/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Arizona 8/8/15
  • 2 years/$5M (2013-14)
    • signed by Arizona 1/13 (avoided arbitration, $2.8M-$1.8M)
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 13:$1.25M, 14:$2.75M
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Oakland 10/20/12
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/21/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 8/12/08
  • drafted by Oakland 2005 (1-21) (Texas A&M)
  • signed 6/05, $1.45M signing bonus
  • agent: Sosnick Cobbe & Karon
  • ML service: 8.114 (through 2017)

Cole Ragans lhp
2018

  • drafted by Texas 2016 (1-30) (North Florida Christian HS, Tallahassee)
  • $2.0034M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Chris Rowley rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Toronto 7/14/18
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Toronto 7/23/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A 9/10/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Toronto 8/12/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 11/20/17
  • signed by Toronto 6/25/13 as an amateur free agent (Army)
  • ML service: 0.041 (through 2017)

Adrian Sampson rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 1/4/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 9/4/18
    • non-tendered by Texas 11/30/18
  • claimed by Texas off waivers from Seattle 11/2/16
  • acquired by Seattle in trade from Pittsburgh 7/31/15
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2012 (5-166) (Bellevue JC, Wash.)
  • $0.25M signing bonus ($0.2521M slot)
  • ML service: 0.134

Tony Sanchez c
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/18 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Cincinnati 4/18/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/22/16 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from LA Angels 9/12/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 9/12/17
    • contract selected by Atlanta 9/24/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 10/23/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 1/6/16, released 1/13/16
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/19/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Toronto 7/30/16
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 8/3/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 9/27/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by San Francisco 11/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.518M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$0.507M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2009 (1-4) (Boston College)
  • $2.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Mike Zimmerman, ACES
  • ML service: 1.011 (through 2017)

Danny Santana lf
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/9/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 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/$0.545M (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/$0.5375M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.53M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (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: Octagon
  • ML service: 3.142

Chris Seise ss
2018

  • drafted by Texas 2017 (1-29) (West Orange HS, Winter Garden, Fla.)
  • $2M signing bonus ($2.2389M slot)
  • ML service:

Leodys Taveras of
2018

  • signed by Texas 7/15 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $2.1M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Bubba Thompson of
2018

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

Chris Tillman rhp
1 year/$3M (2018)

  • 1 year/$3M (2018)
    • signed by Baltimore 2/19/18 as a free agent
    • performance bonuses: $1M each for 125, 150 innings pitched. $1.5M each for 175, 190 IP. $2M for 200 IP
    • some earned performance bonuses are to be deferred (deferrals are voided with trade)
    • DFA by Baltimore 7/20/18, refused assignment, elected free agency 7/25/18
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 8/2/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$10.05M (2017)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$6.225M (2016)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 180, 190, 200 innings
  • 1 year/$4.315M (2015)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.546M (2014)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/11/14
  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2013)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/13
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/10/12
  • 1 year/$0.417M (2011)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/9/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 7/29/09
  • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Seattle 2/8/08
  • drafted by Seattle 2006 (2-49) (Fountain Valley HS, Calif.)
  • $0.68M signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 6.113 (through 2017)

Shawn Tolleson rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/21/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1M (2017)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/23/17
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 for 35 relief appearances. $75,000 each for 40, 45 relief appearances. $0.1M for 50 relief appearances. $0.15M for 55 relief appearances. $0.2M for 60 relief appearances. $0.25M each for 60, 65 relief appearances
    • one-time assignment bonus: $50,000 with trade
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 11/6/17 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$3.275M (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/25/16 (avoided arbitration, $3.9M-$2.6M)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 10/26/16 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$0.5197M (2015)
    • renewed by Texas 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$502,082 (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/13
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from LA Dodgers 11/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 6/4/12
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2010 (30-922) (Baylor)
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 5.109 (through 2017)

Mike Tonkin rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/8/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 2 years/$2.1M (2018-19)
    • signed by Nippon Ham Fighters of Japan 11/6/17
    • performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$0.5425M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
    • DFA by Minnesota 5/7/17, sent outright to Triple-A 5/14/17
    • contract selected by Minnesota 9/5/17
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5025M (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 2008 (30-906) (Palmdale HS, Calif.)
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 2.074

Cole Winn rhp
2018

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