Chicago White Sox

Service time in years & days (through 2019 season).

Jerry Reinsdorf Owner
1981 -

  • Jerry Reinsdorf, 1981 -
    • a group led by Reinsdorf bought the White Sox for $19M in 1981
  • Bill Veeck, 1975-1981
    • Veeck purchased the team from John Allyn for $9.75M in 1975
  • Forbes magazine valued the club at $1.6 billion in April, 2019.
WHITE SOX PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2019 $ 88,902,000 $ 00,000,000 (00)
2018 $ 71,217,000 $ 82,889,649 (30)
2017 $ 97,823,271 $100,877,540 (26)
2016 $114,498,667 $132,603,810 (16)
2015 $118,619,378 $120,366,643 (16)
2014 $ 90,062,659 $ 92,472,106 (22)
2013 $118,914,500 $116,740,909 (12)
2012 $ 97,669,500 $101,763,212 (12)
2011 $127,789,000 $125,814,762 ( 7)
2010 $103,080,000 $112,197,078 ( 8)
2009 $ 96,068,500 $105,287,384 (10)
2008 $121,189,332 $113,641,026 ( 9)
2007 $108,671,833 $100,189,832 (10)
2006 $102,750,667 $ 96,913,615 ( 9)
2005 $ 75,178,000 $ 73,162,000 (13)
2004 $ 65,212,500 $ 64,615,141 (17)
2003 $ 51,010,000 $ 71,336,029 (17)
2002 $ 57,052,833 $ 54,534,084 (19)
2001 $ 65,628,667 $ 62,858,544 (17)
2000 $ 31,200,000 $ 35,677,812 (24)
  • 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.

Ken Williams Executive Vice President
2017 -

  • 2017 -
    • signed extension with Chicago White Sox during summer of 2017
  • 5 years (2005-09)
    • hired as Senior VP/General Manager 10/2000
    • deal rolls over each year, paying 1 year of severance if terminated
    • promoted to Executive Vice President 10/26/12
  • VP, Player Development, 1997-2000

Rick Hahn Senior VP/General Manager
2017 -

  • 2017 -
    • signed extension with Chicago White Sox during summer of 2017
  • 2013 –
    • promoted to Senior VP/General Manager 10/26/12
    • VP, Assistant GM, 2007-12
    • Assistant GM, 2003-06
    • Director, Major League Administration, 2001-02
  • Assistant GM Jeremy Haber
  • Director of Amateur Scouting Nick Hostetler
  • Director of Player Development Chris Getz
  • Senior Director of Baseball Operations Dan Fabian

Rick Renteria Manager
2020 –

  • 2020 -
    • signed extension with Chicago White Sox (unspecified duration)
  • 3 years/$3.6M (2017-19)
    • promoted to manager by Chicago White Sox 10/3/16
    • 17:$1.1M, 18:$1.2M, 19:$1.3M
  • 2016: bench coach, Chicago White Sox
  • Chicago Cubs, 2014
    • 3 years (2014-16), plus 2017-18 club options
      • hired as manager by Chicago Cubs 11/7/13
      • fired as manager by Chicago Cubs 10/31/14
  • former manager Robin Ventura
    • 2 years (2015-16)
      • signed multi-year extension 1/24/14
      • resigned as Chicago White Sox manager 10/2/16
    • 3 years (2012-14)
      • promoted by Chicago White Sox to manager from special advisor
      • signed three-year contract 10/6/11

 

Yasmani Grandal c
4 years/$73M (2020-23)

  • 4 years/$73M (2020-23)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 11/21/19
    • 20-23:$18.25M annually
    • at signing, largest contract in club history
  • 1 year/$18.25M (2019), plus 2020 option
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/14/19
    • 19:$16M, 20:$16M option ($2.25M buyout)
    • either side may decline option
    • Grandal declined 2020 option 11/1/19
  • 1 year/$7.9M (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/11/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • LA Dodgers made $17.9M qualifying offer 11/2/18
  • 1 year/$5.5M (2017)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 12/1/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.8M (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$693,000 (2015)
    • signed by LA Dodgers 3/15
  • 1 year/$792,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/14
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from San Diego 12/18/14
  • 4 years (2010-13)
    • signed Major League contract with Cincinnati 8/16/10
    • $2.99M signing bonus
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Cincinnati 12/17/11
    • placed on restricted list 11/7/12 (positive PED test)
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2010 (1-12) (Miami, Fla.)
  • agent: Wasserman Media (previously Legacy Agency)
  • ML service: 7.115

Jose Abreu 1b
1 year/$17.8M (2020)

  • 1 year/$17.8M (2020)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 11/14/19 (Abreu accepted qualifying offer)
  • 1 year/$16M (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • Chicago White Sox made $17.8M qualifying offer 11/4/19
  • 1 year/$13M (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$10.825M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 12/17/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 6 years/$68M (2014-19)
    • signed as a free agent from Cuba by Chicago White Sox 10/29/13
    • $10M signing bonus
    • 14:$7M, 15:$7M, 16:$10M, 17:$10.5M, 18:$11.5M, 19:$12M
    • award bonuses, including $15,000 for All-Star selection
    • once eligible, may opt in to arbitration and out of remaining guaranteed salaries
    • at signing, largest-ever contract for an international free agent
    • Abreu exercised right to opt in to arbitration 11/14/16
  • agent: ISE Baseball (left Praver Shapiro 5/15)
  • ML service: 6.000

Kelvin Herrera rhp
2 years/$18M (2019-20), plus 2021 option

  • 2 years/$18M (2019-20), plus 2021 option
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/8/19
    • 19:$8.5M, 20:$8.5M, 21:$10M club option ($1M buyout)
    • 2021 option is guaranteed with 110 games combined in 2019-20, including at least 55 games in 2020, and if Herrera passes a physical exam after the 2020 season
  • 1 year/$7.9375M (2018)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Kansas City 6/18/18 with $4,438,172 remaining on contract)
  • 1 year/$5.325M (2017)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/3/17 (avoided arbitration, $5.6M-$5.05M)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star
  • 2 years/$4.15M (2015-16)
    • signed extension with Kansas City 2/12/15 (avoided arbitration, $1.9M-$1.15M)
    • 15:$1.6M, 16:$2.55M
    • 2016 salary may increase by up to $0.25M based on 2015 games finished
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$522,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/21/14
  • 1 year/$508,175 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$480,650 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/10/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 9/21/11
  • signed by Kansas City 12/13/06 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 7.157

Alex Colome rhp
1 year/$7.325M (2019)

  • 1 year/7.325M (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$5.3M (2018)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Tampa Bay 5/25/18 ($3,647,312 remaining on contract)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Seattle 11/30/18
  • 1 year/$547,900 (2017)
    • renewed by Tampa Bay 3/17
  • 1 year/$521,700 (2016)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/16
  • 1 year/$510,800 (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/8/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/14
    • placed on restricted list 3/24/14 (50-game PED suspension)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12
  • signed by Tampa Bay 2007 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 5.118

Yolmer Sanchez 2b
1 year/$4.625M (2019)

  • 1 year/$4.625M (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.35M (2018)
    • won arbitration with Chicago White Sox 2/7/18 ($2.35M-$2.1M)
  • 1 year/$546,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/13
    • signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
  • signed by Chicago White Sox 2009 as a free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: MVP Sports
  • ML service: 4.134

Carlos Rodon lhp
1 year/$4.2M (2019)

  • 1 year/$4.2M (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.3M (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$600,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year/$518,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 4/20/15
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2014 (1-3) (NC State)
  • $6.582M signing bonus ($5.7215M slot)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 4.168

James McCann c
1 year/$2.5M (2019)

  • 1 year/$2.5M (2019)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/18
  • 1 year/$2.375M (2018)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Detroit 11/30/18
  • 1 year/$552,100 (2017)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/17
  • 1 year/$519,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/25/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/19/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Detroit 9/1/14
  • drafted by Detroit 2011 (2-76) (Arkansas)
  • $577,900 signing bonus
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 5.028

Eloy Jimenez rf
6 years/$43M (2019-24), plus 2025-26 options

  • 6 years/$43M (2019-24), plus 2025-26 club options
    • signed extension with Chicago White Sox 3/22/19
    • $5M signing bonus
    • 19:$1M, 20:$1.5M, 21:$3.5M, 22:$6.5M, 23:$9.5M, 24:$13M, 25:$16.5M club option ($3M buyout), 26:$18.5M club option ($3M buyout)
    • award bonuses
    • replaced one-year deal re-signed 3/19
    • most lucrative contract ever for player with no Major League service
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/18
  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/13/17
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 8/1/13 as a free agent from Cuba
  • $2.8M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.000

Leury Garcia 3b-of
1 year/$1.55M (2019)

  • 1 year/$1.55M (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 11/30/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.175M (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$546,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$505,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
  • 1 year/$490,000 (2013)
    • contract purchased by Texas 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Texas 2/18/13
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Texas 8/11/13 (player to be named in 8/9/13 Alex Rios deal)
  • signed by Texas 12/07 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball
  • ML service: 5.025

Tim Anderson ss
6 years/$25M (2017-22), plus 2023, 2024 options

  • 6 years/$25M (2017-22), plus 2023, 2024 club options
    • signed extension with Chicago White Sox 3/21/17, replacing one-year contract signed 3/17
    • 17:$850,000, 18:$1M, 19:$1.4M, 20:$4M, 21:$7.25M, 22:$9.5M, 23:$12.5M club option ($1M buyout), 24:$14M club option ($1M buyout)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 6/9/16
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2013 (1-17) (East Central CC, Miss.)
  • $2.164M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Reynolds Sports
  • ML service: 3.115

Reynaldo Lopez rhp
1 year/$580,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$580,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Washington 12/7/16
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Washington 7/19/16
  • signed by Washington 6/21/12 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $17,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.096

Yoan Moncada 2b-3b
1 year/$575,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$575,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Boston 12/6/16
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Boston 9/2/16
  • signed by Boston 2/23/15 as a free agent from Cuba
  • $31.5M signing bonus (international record) to be paid over three years
  • agent: David Hastings
  • ML service: 2.106

Lucas Giolito rhp
1 year/$573,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$573,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Washington 12/7/16
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Washington 6/28/16
  • drafted by Washington 2012 (1-16) (Harvard-Westlake HS, Studio City, Calif.)
  • $2.925M signing bonus ($2.125M slot)
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 2.080

Dylan Covey rhp
1 year/$571,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$571,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 4/29/18
  • 1 year/$535,000 (2017)
    • selected by Chicago White Sox from Oakland in Rule 5 draft 12/8/16
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 2/18/18
  • drafted by Oakland 2013 (4-131) (San Diego)
  • $370,000 signing bonus ($382,300 slot)
  • ML service: 2.093

Adam Engel of
1 year/$571,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$571,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year/$552,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2013 (19-573) (Louisville)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.058

Jace Fry lhp
1 year/$569,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$569,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 9/5/17
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2014 (3-77) (Oregon State)
  • $760,000 signing bonus ($726,000 slot)
  • ML service: 2.005

Ryan Burr rhp
1 year/$556,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$556,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 8/22/18
  • drafted by Arizona 2015 (5-136) (Arizona State)
  • $403,000 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 1.040

Ian Hamilton rhp
1 year/$556,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$556,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 8/31/18
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2016 (11-326) (Washington State)
  • $101,800 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.039

Caleb Frare lhp
1 year/$555,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$555,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from NY Yankees 9/1/18
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 9/1/18
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2012 (11-367) (Custer County HS, Miles City, Mont.)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.045

Michael Kopech rhp
1 year/$555,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$555,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 8/21/18
  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Boston 12/6/16
  • drafted by Boston 2014 (1-33) (Mount Pleasant HS, Texas)
  • $1.5M signing bonus ($1.678M slot)
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 1.041

Micker Adolfo of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/18
  • signed by Chicago White Sox 7/2/13 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $1.6M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Luis Alexander of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/18
  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Boston 12/6/16
  • signed by Boston 8/26/12 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $450,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Aaron Bummer lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year/$549,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 7/27/17
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2014 (19-558) (Nebraska)
  • ML service: 1.150

Dylan Cease rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/13/17
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2014 (6-169) (Milton HS, Ga.)
  • $1.5M signing bonus ($269,500 slot)
  • ML service: 0.089

Zack Collins c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 6/18/19
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2016 (1-10) (Miami)
  • $3.3806M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.055

Jimmy Cordero rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/19
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 5/15/19 after being DFA by Washington 5/9/19
    • claimed by Seattle off waivers 5/27/19 after being DFA by Toronto 5/23/19
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers from Seattle 6/7/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Washington 8/1/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Washington 8/4/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/16
    • acquired by Washington in trade 11/23/16 after being DFA by Philadelphia 11/18/16
  • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Toronto 7/31/15
  • signed by Toronto 1/6/12 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 0.0136

Carson Fulmer rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year/$552,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 7/15/16
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2015 (1-8) (Vanderbilt)
  • $3.4706M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 1.040

Evan Marshall rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 11/9/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 5/2/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/30/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 5/3/18
    • DFA by Cleveland 9/1/18, sent outright to Triple-A 9/4/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/17
    • claimed by Seattle off waivers 4/4/17 after being DFA by Arizona 3/28/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Seattle 8/2/17
  • 1 year/$516,200 (2016)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/16
  • 1 year/$512,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Arizona 5/6/14
  • drafted by Arizona 2011 (4-124) (Kansas State)
  • $232,500 signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 3.090

Kodi Medeiros lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Milwaukee 7/26/18
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2014 (1-12) (Waiakea HS, Hilo, Hawaii)
  • $2.5M signing bonus ($2.8057M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Danny Mendick ss
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 9/3/19
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2015 (22-652) (UMass-Lowell)
  • ML service: 0.027

Jose Ruiz rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 3/29/18
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 9/4/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by San Diego 11/18/16
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/17
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers 12/22/17 after being DFA by San Diego 12/15/17
  • signed by San Diego 7/2/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.170

Thyago Vieira rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Seattle 11/16/17
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Seattle 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/17
  • signed by Seattle 9/21/10 as an amateur free agent from Brazil
  • ML service: 0.084

Seby Zavala c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2015 (12-352) (San Diego State)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.011

 

Minor-league contracts

Ivan DeJesus Jr. 2b-ss
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 5/7/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/2/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/12/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.517M (2016)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 11/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 6/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 11/13 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Baltimore 8/31/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.4805M (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12
    • acquired by Boston in trade from LA Dodgers 8/25/12
    • DFA by Boston 11/20/12, sent outright to Triple-A 11/26/12
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Boston 12/26/12¬†
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 11/18/09
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/10
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2005 (2-51) (P.R. Baseball Academy, Guaynabo, PR)
  • $0.675M signing bonus
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 2.099 (through 2018)

Dane Dunning rhp
2019

  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Washington 12/7/16
  • drafted by Washington 2016 (1-29) (Florida)
  • $2M signing bonus ($2.0346M slot)
  • ML service:

Alfredo Gonzalez c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 5/24/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 6/6/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Houston 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Houston 3/16
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade 7/2/16 after being DFA by Houston 6/25/16
  • signed by Houston 7/21/08 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.014 (through 2018)

Luis Gonzalez of
2019

  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2017 (3-87) (New Mexico)
  • $517,000 signing bonus ($636,500 slot)
  • ML service:

Brandon Guyer of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 2/5/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.6M in majors, $0.15M in minors)
    • released by Chicago White Sox 3/22/19
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 3/26/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 2 years/$5M (2017-18), plus 2019 club option
    • signed extension with Cleveland 1/18/17 (avoided arbitration, $2.3M-$1.9M)
    • 17:$2M, 18:$2.75M, 19:$3M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • salary increases $0.5M for any season after Guyer wins Gold Glove)
    • Cleveland declined 2019 option 10/30/18
  • 1 year/$1.185M (2016)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/14/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Tampa Bay 8/1/16 with $401,475 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$515,800 (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/8/15
  • 1 year/$501,200 (2014)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 11/19/10
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Chicago Cubs 1/7/11
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2007 (5-157) (Virginia)
  • $148,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 6.066 (through 2018)

Jacob Lindgren lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/5/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 10/31/18
  • 1 year/$1.025M (2017)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/4/16
    • $425,000 signing bonus
    • 17: $600,000
    • award bonuses
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
    • non-tendered by NY Yankees 12/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 5/24/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2014 (2-55) (Mississippi State)
  • $1.0187M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 2.134 (through 2018)

Nick Madrigal ss
2019

  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2018 (1-4) (Oregon State)
  • $6.4114M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Justin Nicolino lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 2/6/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Minnesota 5/1/19
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 5/5/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/18
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers from Miami 3/25/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 3/27/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Miami 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Miami 3/3/15
  • acquired by Miami in trade from Toronto 11/13/12
  • drafted by Toronto 2010 (2-80) (University HS, Orlando)
  • $615,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 1.083 (through 2018)

Paulo Orlando of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/4/19 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from LA Dodgers 5/10/19
  • 1 year/$568,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Kansas City 11/2/18
  • 1 year/$558,250 (2017)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/17
  • 1 year/$514,250 (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/3/14
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/3/15
  • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Chicago White Sox 8/9/08
  • signed by Chicago White Sox 1/21/05 as a free agent from Brazil
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball
  • ML service: 2.155 (through 2018)

Daniel Palka of
1 year/$567,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$567,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 11/21/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers from Minnesota 11/3/17
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Arizona 11/10/15
  • drafted by Arizona 2013 (3-88) (Georgia Tech)
  • $550,000 signing bonus ($602,600 slot)
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 1.046

A.J. Reed 1b
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/19
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers 7/8/19 after being DFA by Houston 7/2/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 8/15/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Houston 6/25/16
  • drafted by Houston 2014 (2-42) (University of Kentucky)
  • $1.35M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 0.110 (through 2018)

Donn Roach rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/30/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • released by Chicago White Sox 7/6/18
    • signed by Orix of Japan 7/18
  • 2017: signed by KT Wiz of Korea 11/6/16
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/5/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 6/24/16
    • claimed by Detroit off waivers 8/9/16 after being DFA by Seattle 8/6/16
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers 9/5/16 after being DFA by Detroit 9/3/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Oakland 10/6/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 6/27/15
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers 7/13/15 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 7/10/15
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 8/25/15 after being DFA by Cincinnati 8/23/15
    • DFA by Toronto 9/30/15, sent outright to Triple-A 10/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 11/20/13
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/14
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 11/12/14 after being DFA by San Diego 11/3/14
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 12/19/14, sent outright to Triple-A 12/22/14
  • acquired by San Diego in trade from LA Angels 5/3/12
  • drafted by LA Angels 2010 (3s-115) (JC of Southern Nevada)
  • $261,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 0.083 (through 2018)

Luis Robert of
2019

  • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent from Cuba 5/20/17
  • $26M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Blake Rutherford of
2019

  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from NY Yankees 7/18/17
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2016 (1-18) (Chaminade Prep, Canoga Park, Calif.)
  • $3.282M signing bonus ($2.4416M slot)
  • ML service:

Andrew Vaughn 1b
2019

  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2019 (1-3) (Cal)
  • $7,221,200 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Steele Walker of
2019

  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2018 (2-46) (Oklahoma)
  • $2M signing bonus ($1.5561M slot)
  • ML service: