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 $1.65 billion in April, 2019.
RANGERS PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2019 $118,274,435 $136,411,784 (20)
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 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/$6.5M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$6.5M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/15/20
    • 20:$5.5M, 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: Octagon
  • 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/$569,500 (2019)

  • 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/$569,500 (2019)

  • 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

Luke Farrell rhp
1 year /$558,000 (2019)

  • 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/$558,000 (2019)

  • 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

Scott Heineman rf
1 year/$555,000 (2019)

  • 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

Kolby Allard lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 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
2020

  • 2020
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/19
  • 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

Brock Burke lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 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

Willie Calhoun 2b
1 year (2019)

  • 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

Kyle Cody rhp
2020

  • 2020
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/19
  • drafted by Texas 2016 (6-189) (Kentucky)
  • $150,000 signing bonus ($252,900 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

DeMarcus Evans rhp
2020

  • 2020
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/19
  • drafted by Texas 2015 (25-738) (Petal HS, Miss.)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Adolis Garcia rf
1 year (2019)

  • 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

Taylor Hearn lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 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

Jonathan Hernandez rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 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

Ariel Jurado rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 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

Brett Martin lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 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

Joe Palumbo lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 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
2020

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

Nick Solak 2b
1 year (2019)

  • 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

Leody Taveras of
2020

  • 2020
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/19
  • 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
2020

  • 2020
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/19
  • signed by Texas 9/8/14 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Sam Travis 1b
2020

  • 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
  • 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

Jose Trevino c
1 year (2019)

  • 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


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)

Jett Bandy c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/8/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$550,700 (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
    • DFA by Milwaukee 5/25/18
  • 1 year/$539,800 (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 (through 2018)

Austin Bibens-Dirkx rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Uni-President Lions of Taiwan 1/19
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 6/29/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/24/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent /17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/7/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/6/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Lancaster of independent Atlantic League
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 6/16/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/20/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 2014
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/10/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/10/12 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Washington 8/12/12
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 8/15/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 7/5/09 (minor-league contract)
  • released by Seattle 4/3/09
  • drafted by Seattle 2006 (16-471) (Portland)
  • ML service: 1.047 (through 2018)

Kyle Bird lhp
2020

  • 2020
    • DFA by Texas 1/15/20
  • 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)

Shane Carle rhp
1 year/$575,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$575,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
    • acquired by Texas in trade 7/25/19 after being DFA by Atlanta 7/24/19
    • DFA by Texas 8/23/19, sent outright to Triple-A 8/25/19
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2018)
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers 1/4/18 after being DFA by Colorado 12/29/17
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade 1/17/18 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 12/14/18
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Colorado 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • acquired by Colorado in trade from Pittsburgh 11/11/14
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2013 (10-299) (Long Beach State)
  • $100,000 signing bonus ($135,600 slot)
  • ML service: 1.032 (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
2019

  • drafted by Texas 2017 (2-66) (Dana Hills HS, Dana Point, Calif.)
  • $1.45M signing bonus ($926,500 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 (through 2018)

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

Nick Gardewine rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
    • DFA by Texas 6/8/19, released 6/13/19
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 6/19/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$546,000 (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.)
  • $162,300 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.083 (through 2018)

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 (2019)

  • 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

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

Ariel Hernandez rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/16/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/18
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade 4/17/18 after being DFA by Cincinnati 4/13/18
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers 8/7/18 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 7/31/18
    • DFA by Milwaukee 8/30/18, sent outright to Triple-A 8/31/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/17
  • 2016
    • selected by Cincinnati from Arizona in Rule 5 draft 12/10/15 (minor-league phase)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 10/27/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • released by San Francisco 3/8/15
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 5/21/15 (minor-league contract)
  • signed by San Francisco 9/4/08 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.063 (through 2018)

Ronald Herrera rhp
2019

  • 1 year/$546,000 (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 (through 2018)

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

Josh Jung 3b
2019

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

Seth Maness rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 5/2/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Kansas City 5/10/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 2/13/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.25M in majors)
    • may earn additional $0.75M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Kansas City 5/10/17
    • DFA by Kansas City 7/1/17, sent outright to Triple-A 7/7/17
    • elected free agency 10/17
  • 1 year/$1.4M (2016)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by St. Louis 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.53M (2015)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.509M (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 4/29/13
  • drafted by St. Louis 2011 (11-350) (East Carolina)
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 4.009 (through 2017)

Julio Pablo Martinez of
2019

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

Jake Petricka rhp
1 year/$900,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$900,000 (2019)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/9/19 (split contract paying $250,000 in minors)
    • may earn additional $500,000 in performance bonuses for innings
    • DFA by Milwaukee 4/27/19, sent outright to Triple-A 5/2/19
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Milwaukee 6/14/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/8/18 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.3M in majors
    • may earn additional $500,000 in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Toronto 5/4/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 11/2/18 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$825,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Chicago White Sox 12/1/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$520,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 8/17/13
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2010 (2-63) (Indiana State)
  • $540,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Platinum Sports
  • ML service: 4.157 (through 2018)

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

Ricardo Rodriguez rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 1/4/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/18
    • non-tendered by Texas 11/30/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/8/17
  • signed by Texas 12/13/10 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.138 (through 2018)

Tony Sanchez c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 1/22/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 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/$518,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$507,000 (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)

Locke St. John lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Texas 6/20/19
    • DFA by Texas 9/1/19, sent outright to Triple-A 9/3/19
  • selected by Texas from Detroit in minor-league phase of Rule 5 draft 12/14/17
  • drafted by Detroit 2014 (32-970) (South Alabama)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2018)

Bubba Thompson of
2019

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

Carlos Tocci of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
    • DFA by Texas 7/22/19, sent outright to Triple-A 7/27/19
  • 1 year/$545,000 (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
  • $759,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.000 (through 2018)

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
2019

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

Cole Winn rhp
2019

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