Cleveland Indians

Service time in years & days (through 2018 season).

Lawrence Dolan Owner
2000 -

  • Lawrence Dolan, 2000 -
    • Lawrence Dolan bought the Indians for $323M in 2000. Chairman & CEO Paul Dolan was selected as club control person 1/10/13
    • in August, 2016, John Sherman bought a minority stake in the club in a transaction valuing the franchise at $800M
  • Dick Jacobs, 1986-2000
    • real estate developer Dick Jacobs and his brother, David, purchased the team from the estate of Steve O’Neill for $35M in 1986
  • Forbes magazine valued the club at $1.15 billion in April, 2019.
INDIANS PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2019 $119,575,032 $ ( )
2018 $134,851,565 $150,825,627 (16)
2017 $124,116,166 $151,800,196 (18)
2016 $ 96,304,400 $117,561,917 (21)
2015 $ 87,997,101 $ 86,962,179 (25)
2014 $ 85,416,235 $ 83,697,546 (26)
2013 $ 80,605,733 $ 88,964,754 (21)
2012 $ 65,430,300 $ 69,172,878 (25)
2011 $ 49,426,567 $ 53,533,393 (26)
2010 $ 61,453,967 $ 60,500,460 (27)
2009 $ 81,579,166 $ 77,192,253 (21)
2008 $ 78,970,066 $ 78,663,582 (20)
2007 $ 61,673,267 $ 71,887,236 (22)
2006 $ 56,031,500 $ 52,414,602 (26)
2005 $ 41,502,500 $ 40,684,100 (26)
2004 $ 34,319,300 $ 42,642,627 (26)
2003 $ 48,584,834 $ 58,108,824 (24)
2002 $ 78,909,499 $ 74,888,365 (12)
2001 $ 93,360,000 $ 95,303,917 ( 4)
2000 $ 76,500,000 $ 78,388,987 ( 5)
  • 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.

Chris Antonetti President of Baseball Operations
2016 -

  • 2016 -
    • promoted to President of Baseball Operations by Cleveland 10/6/15
  • 2013 -
    • signed extension with Cleveland
  • 5 years (2008-12)
    • signed extension with Cleveland as VP, Baseball Operations 3/07 (deal extended beyond 2012)
    • selected as GM (effective after 2010 season) 2/18/10
  • former President Mark Shapiro
    • 5 years (2008-12)
      • signed extension with Cleveland as GM 3/07
      • deal later extended through 2013
      • selected as President (effective after 2010 season) 2/18/10
      • to resign after 2015 season (hired as President & CEO, Toronto)
    • 2 years (2006-07)
      • signed extension with Cleveland as GM 12/04
    • 4 years (2002-05)
      • promoted to GM by Cleveland 11/01, replacing John Hart

Mike Chernoff General Manager
2016 -

  • 2016 -
    • promoted to General Manager by Cleveland 10/6/15
  • 2011-15
    • Assistant General Manager
  • Assistant GM Carter Hawkins
  • Assistant GM Matt Forman
  • VP, Baseball Operations, Strategy & Administration Brad Grant
  • Senior Director, Scouting Operations John Mirabelli

Terry Francona Manager
2 years (2017-18), plus 2019-20 club options
2 years (2021-22)

  • 2 years (2021-22)
    • signed extension with Cleveland 4/3/19
  • 2 years (2017-18), plus 2019-20 club options
    • signed extension with Cleveland 11/4/14
    • Cleveland exercised 2019-20 options 11/4/16
  • 4 years (2013-16)
    • hired as manager by Cleveland 10/8/12
    • Boston, 2004-11
      • 3 years/$12M (2009-11), plus 2012, 2013 options
        • signed extension with Boston 2/24/08
        • 09:$3.5M, 10:$3.75M, 11:$4M, 12:$4.25M club option, 13:$4.5M club option ($0.75M buyouts for each option)
        • Boston declined to exercise options after 2011 season
      • 2 years/$4.05M (2007-08)
        • signed extension with Boston 3/06
        • 07:$1.65M, 08:$1.75M
      • 3 years/$1.65M (2004-06)
        • hired by Boston 12/03, replacing Grady Little
        • 04:$0.5M, 05:$0.55M, 06:$0.6M
        • earned additional 2006 bonus of $0.65M
    • Philadelphia, 1997-2000
  • former manager Manny Acta
    • 3 years (2010-12), plus 2013 club option
      • hired by Cleveland 10/25/09, replacing Eric Wedge
      • Cleveland exercised 2013 option 9/29/11
      • fired by Cleveland 9/27/12 (replaced by Sandy Alomar Jr. on interim basis)

 

Carlos Santana dh-1b
3 years/$60M (2018-20), plus 2021 option

  • 3 years/$60M (2018-20), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/20/17
    • $10M signing bonus
    • 18:$15M, 19:$17M, 20:$17.5M, 21:$17.5M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Philadelphia 12/3/18
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Seattle 12/13/18 (as part of the deal, Mariners pay Indians $6M — $1M each May 1 and August 1, 2019, and $2M each May 1 and August 1, 2020)
  • 5 years/$21.0019M (2012-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed extension with Cleveland 4/10/12, replacing 1-year deal signed 3/3/12
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 12:$501,900, 13:$550,000, 14:$3.5M, 15:$6M, 16:$8.25M, 17:$12M club option ($1.2M buyout)
    • award bonuses
    • Cleveland exercised 2017 option 11/4/16
    • received $17.4M qualifying offer from Cleveland 11/6/17
  • 1 year/$416,600 (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/09
  • acquired by Cleveland in trade from LA Dodgers 7/26/08
  • signed 2004 by LA Dodgers as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $75,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 8.115

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

  • 5 years/$38.5M (2015-19), plus 2020-21 club options $0.601M (2015)
    • signed extension with Cleveland 4/5/15, replacing one-year deal for $0.601M 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
  • 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: 6.074

Jason Kipnis 2b-of
6 years/$52.5M (2014-19), plus 2020 option

  • 6 years/$52.5M (2014-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed extension with Cleveland 4/4/14, replacing 1-year, $554,900 deal signed 3/10/14
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 14:$2M, 15:$4M, 16:$6M, 17:$9M, 18:$13.5M, 19:$14.5M, 20:$16.5M club option ($2.5M buyout)
  • 1 year/$509,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/11/13
    • award bonus: $10,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$482,100 (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 7/22/11
  • drafted by Cleveland 2009 (2-63) (Arizona State)
  • $575,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 7.069

Trevor Bauer rhp
1 year/$13M (2019)

  • 1 year/$13M (2019)
    • won arbitration case with Cleveland 2/13/19 ($13M-$11M)
  • 1 year/$6.525M (2018)
    • won arbitration with Cleveland 2/15/18 ($6.525M-$5.3M)
  • 1 year/$3.55M (2017)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.6975M (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/16
  • 1 year/$1.94M (2015)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/16/15
  • 4 years/$4.45M (2011-14)
    • signed Major League contract 7/25/11
    • $3.4M signing bonus
    • 11:$50,000, 12:$333,333, 13:$333,333, 14:$333,334
    • salaries in majors: 11:$414,000, 12:$600,000, 13:$1.325M, 14:$1.575M
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Arizona 12/11/12
  • drafted by Arizona 2011 (1-3) (UCLA)
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 4.158

Francisco Lindor ss
1 year/$10.55M (2019)

  • 1 year/$10.55M (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$623,200 (2018)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/18
  • 1 year/$579,300 (2017)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/11/17
  • 1 year/$540,300 (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 6/14/15
  • drafted by Cleveland 2011 (1-8) (Montverde Academy)
  • $2.9M signing bonus (club record for a position player)
  • agent: SportsMeter 
  • ML service: 3.113

Carlos Carrasco rhp
4 years/$47M (2019-22), plus 2023 option

  • 4 years/$47M (2019-22), plus 2023 club option
    • signed extension with Cleveland 12/6/18
    • 19:$9.75M, 20:$10.25M, 21:$12M, 22:$12M, 23:$14M club option ($3M buyout)
    • 2023 option guaranteed if Carrasco pitches 170 innings in 2022 and is expected to be healthy entering 2023 season
    • 2020 salary increases $2M for 2019 Cy Young award, $1M for second or third place in 2019 Cy Young vote, $0.75M for fourth or fifth in 2019 Cy Young vote, $0.5M for sixth through 10th in 2019 Cy Young vote, with a minimum of two votes received. Subsequent salaries may increase up to $3M based on same Cy Young formula
    • assignment bonus: $3M with trade during 2019 season. $1M with trade after 2019 season.
  • 4 years/$22M (2015-18), plus 2019-20 club options
    • signed extension with Cleveland 4/6/15, expanding one-year contract for $2.3375M signed 1/15/15, avoiding arbitration
    • 15:$2.3375M, 16:$4.5M, 17:$6.5M, 18:$8M, 19:$9M club option ($0.6625M buyout), 20:$9.5M club option ($0.6625M buyout)
    • options may increase $4M each based on finishes in Cy Young vote (fourth-place finish in 2017 Cy Young vote increased options by $0.75M to $9.75M in 2019 and $10.25M in 2020)
    • Cleveland exercised 2019 option at $9.75M 10/30/18
  • 1 year/$504,700 (2014)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/14
  • 1 year/$490,000 (2013)
    • renewed by Cleveland 3/11/13
    • DFA by Cleveland 7/7/13 (optional assignment)
  • 1 year/$488,500 (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$415,800 (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2009)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 11/18/08
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/23/09
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Philadelphia
  • signed by Philadelphia 2003 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $300,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 7.147

Brad Hand lhp
3 years/$19.75M (2018-20), plus 2021 option

  • 3 years/$19.75M (2018-20), plus 2021 club option
    • signed extension with San Diego 1/15/18, replacing 1 year, $3.6M deal signed 1/12/18, avoiding arbitration
    • $1.75M signing bonus
    • 18:$3.5M, 19:$6.5M, 20:$7M, 21:$10M club option ($1M buyout)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from San Diego 7/19/18 with $1,373,655 remaining in 2018 salary
  • 1 year/$1.375M (2017)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$540,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/16
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers 4/8/16 after being DFA by Miami 4/3/16
  • 1 year/$520,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Florida 6/6/11
  • drafted by Florida 2008 (2-52) (Chaska HS, Minn.)
  • signed 6/08, $760,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Matt Colleran
  • ML service: 5.092

Danny Salazar rhp
1 year/$4.5M (2019)

  • 1 year/$4.5M (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 11/30/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$5M (2018)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.4M (2017)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$536,200 (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/15
  • 1 year/$501,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/7/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/3/12
  • signed by Cleveland 7/06 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 4.162

Jose Ramirez 3b
5 years/$26M (2017-21), plus 2022-23 options

  • 5 years/$26M (2017-21), plus 2022-23 club options
    • signed extension with Cleveland 3/25/17, replacing one-year/$0.5714M contract signed 3/17
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 17:$571,400, 18:$2.428M, 19:$3.75M, 20:$6.25M, 21:$9M, 22:$11M club option ($2M buyout), 23$13M club option
    • 2022-23 options may increase by $1M each based on performance
  • 1 year/$518,200 (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/16
  • 1 year/$511,300 (2015)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 9/1/13
  • signed by Cleveland 11/09 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $50,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 4.074

Leonys Martin cf
1 year/$3M (2019)

  • 1 year/$3M (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 10/31/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2018)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/5/17
    • may earn up to $1.25M in performance bonuses based on plate appearances up to 500
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Detroit 7/31/18 with $573,925 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$4.85M (2017)
    • signed by Seattle 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Seattle 4/23/17
    • contract selected by Seattle 7/30/17
    • DFA by Seattle 8/23/17, sent outright to Triple-A 8/25/17
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Seattle 8/31/17 with $821,584 remaining on contract
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/2/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 11/6/17 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$4.15M (2016)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 5 years/$15.5M (2011-15)
    • signed Major League contract with Texas as amateur free agent from Cuba 5/4/11
    • $5M signing bonus
    • 11:$500,000, 12:$1.25M, 13:$2.25M, 14:$2.75M, 15:$3.75M
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Texas 11/16/15
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 5.161

Roberto Perez c
4 years/$9M (2017-20), plus 2021-22 options

  • 4 years/$9M (2017-20), plus 2021-22 club options
    • signed extension with Cleveland 4/2/17, replacing one-year, $0.5423M contract signed 3/17
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 17:$550,000, 18:$1.5M, 19:$2.5M, 20:$3.5M, 21:$5.5M club option ($450,000 buyout), 22:$7M club option ($450,000 buyout)
  • 1 year/$515,800 (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/16
  • 1 year/$508,600 (2015)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 7/8/14
  • drafted by Cleveland 2008 (33-1,011) (Lake City CC, Fla.)
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 4.083

Oliver Perez lhp
1 year/$2.5M (2019), plus 2020 option

  • 1 year/$2.5M (2019), plus 2020 club option
    • re-signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/25/19
    • 19:$2.5M, 20:$2.75M club option
    • 2020 option is guaranteed with 55 games in 2019
    • 2020 option is guaranteed at $3M with 60 games in 2019
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/23/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.25M in majors and $0.5M in performance bonuses)
    • may opt out at end of Spring Training if not on Major League roster
    • released by Cincinnati 3/22/18
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 3/30/18 (minor-league contract with 6/1/18 opt-out date)
    • released by NY Yankees 6/1/18 (exercised opt-out)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 6/2/18
  • 2 years/$7M (2016-17)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/10/15
    • 16:$3M, 17:$4M
  • 2 years/$4.25M (2014-15)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 3/7/14
    • 14:$1.75M, 15:$2.5M
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Arizona 8/8/15
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Seattle as a free agent 11/3/12
    • may earn additional $0.6M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/18/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 6/16/12
  • 3 years/$36M (2009-11)
    • re-signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/2/09
    • 09:$12M, 10:$12M, 11:$12M
    • released by NY Mets 3/21/11
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 3/24/11 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$6.5M (2008)
    • won in arbitration with NY Mets 2/22/08 ($6.5M-$4.725M)
  • 1 year/$2.325M (2007)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/07 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $12,500 each for 15, 25 GS. $25,000 each for 155, 165, 175, 185, 195 IP
  • 1 year/$1.9M (2006)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/06 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Pittsburgh 7/31/06
  • 1 year/$381,000 (2005)
    • renewed by Pittsburgh 3/05
  • 1 year/$321,000 (2004)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 2/04
  • 1 year/$305,000 (2003)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/03
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from San Diego 8/03
  • signed 1999 by San Diego as an amateur free agent from Mexico
  • agent: Mike Fischlin, Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 14.093

Carlos Gonzalez rf
1 year/$2M (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 3/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $2M in majors
    • may earn additional $1M in performance bonuses
    • may opt out of contract in 4/20/19 if not on Major League roster
    • contract selected by Cleveland 4/14/19
  • 1 year/$5M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado as a free agent 3/12/18
    • roster bonuses: $1M each for 125, 150, 175 days on active roster
  • 7 years/$80M (2011-17)
    • signed extension with Colorado 1//11/11
    • $3M signing bonus
    • 11:$1M, 12:$5M, 13:$7.5M, 14:$10.5M, 15:$16M, 16:$17M, 17:$20M
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for Gold Glove, All-Star selection. $50,000 for Silver Slugger. $75,000 for LCS MVP. $0.1M each for MVP, WS MVP
    • $1M assignment bonus if traded
  • 1 year/$406,000 (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • 1 year/$403,000 (2009)
    • renewed by Colorado 3/4/09 ($149,172 in minors)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Oakland 11/12/08
  • 1 year/$380,000 (2007)
    • signed by Arizona 2/07
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Arizona 12/14/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 11/06
  • signed by Arizona 8/02 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 10.059

Dan Otero rhp
2 years/$2.5M (2018-19), plus 2020 option

  • 2 years/$2.5M (2018-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed extension with Cleveland 12/5/17
    • 18:$1.1M, 19:$1.3M, 20:$1.5M club option ($0.1M buyout)
    • replaced 1 year, $1.3M contract signed 12/1/17, avoiding arbitration
  • 1 year/$1.055M (2017)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$520,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/16
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/15
    • claimed by Philadelphia off waivers from Oakland 11/3/15
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade 12/18/15 after being DFA by Philadelphia 12/12/15
  • 1 year/$502,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/13
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers from San Francisco 3/26/13
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers 3/29/13 after being DFA by NY Yankees 3/27/13
    • DFA by Oakland 4/5/13, sent outright to Triple-A 4/7/13
    • contract selected by Oakland 6/14/13
  • 1 year/$480,000 (2012)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 11/19/11
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/9/12
  • drafted by San Francisco 2007 (21-644) (South Florida)
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 5.124

Kevin Plawecki c
1 year/$1.1375M (2019)

  • 1 year/$1.1375M (2019)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from NY Mets 1/6/19
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/9/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$557,471 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year/$511,360 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 4/21/15
  • drafted by NY Mets 2012 (1s-35) (Purdue)
  • $1.4M signing bonus ($1.4674M slot)
  • agent: Lagardere Group
  • ML service: 2.167

Tyler Clippard rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/20/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.75M in majors)
    • may earn additional $1M in performance bonuses
    • released, re-signed by Cleveland 3/20/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 4/25/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 3/7/18 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors
    • contract selected by Toronto 3/29/18
  • 2 years/$12.25M (2016-17)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 2/9/16
    • $4M signing bonus
    • 16:$4.1M, 17:$4.25M
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Arizona 7/31/16 with $5,561,475 remaining on contract
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from NY Yankees 7/18/17
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Chicago White Sox 8/13/17, with Astros paying $1M of $1,111,202 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$8.3M (2015)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Washington 1/14/15
    • signed by Oakland 2/11/15 (avoided arbitration, $8.85M-$7.775M)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Oakland 7/27/15 (A’s pay $1M, Mets pay about $2M of remaining $3,129,508 on Clippard’s contract for 2015)
  • 1 year/$5.875M (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/10/14 (avoided arbitration, $6.35M-$4.45M)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 for 30 games finished. $75,000 each for 40, 50 GF. $0.1M for 60 GF
  • 1 year/$4M (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.65M (2012)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$443,000 (2011)
    • renewed by Washington 3/2/11
  • 1 year/$401,000 (2010)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/10
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/14/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • acquired by Washington in trade with NY Yankees 12/5/07
    • signed by Washington 1/25/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 5/20/07
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2003 (9-274) (Mitchell HS, New Port Richey, Fla)
  • $75,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 9.148

Mike Clevinger rhp
1 year/$592,200 (2019)

  • 1 year/$592,200 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year/$558,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/16
  • acquired by Cleveland in trade from LA Angels 8/7/14
  • drafted by LA Angels 2011 (4-135) (Seminole State JC, Fla.)
  • $250,000 signing bonus
  • agent: BBI Sports
  • ML service: 2.041

Tyler Naquin of
1 year/$574,800 (2019)

  • 1 year/$574,800 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year/$564,800 (2018)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/18
  • 1 year/$564,800 (2017)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/16
  • drafted by Cleveland 2012 (1-15) (Texas A&M)
  • $1.75M signing bonus ($2.25M slot)
  • agent: Hendricks Sports
  • ML service: 2.033

Jordan Luplow of
1 year/$564,500 (2019)

  • 1 year/$564,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/18
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Pittsburgh 11/14/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 7/28/17
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2014 (3-100) (Fresno State)
  • $500,000 signing bonus ($524,300 slot)
  • ML service: 0.112

Adam Cimber rhp
1 year/$563,800 (2019)

  • 1 year/$563,800 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2018)
    • contract selected by San Diego 3/29/18
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from San Diego 7/19/18
  • drafted by San Diego 2013 (9-268) (San Francisco)
  • ML service: 1.000

Bradley Zimmer of
1 year/$561,200 (2019)

  • 1 year/$561,200 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year/$551,200 (2018)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 5/16/17
  • drafted by Cleveland 2014 (1-21) (San Francisco)
  • $1.9M signing bonus ($2.0081M slot)
  • ML service: 1.036

Tyler Olson lhp
1 year/$560,900 (2019)

  • 1 year/$560,900 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year/$548,300 (2018)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Cleveland (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 7/21/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 1/12/16 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 1/6/16
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/16
    • claimed by Kansas City off waivers 6/14/16 after being DFA by NY Yankees 6/7/16
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers 7/9/16 after being DFA by Kansas City 7/5/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 8/14/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • contract selected by Seattle 4/5/15
    • claimed by LA Dodgers off waivers 12/18/15 after being DFA by Seattle 12/16/15
  • drafted by Seattle 2013 (7-207) (Gonzaga)
  • $10,000 signing bonus ($183,800 slot)
  • agent: Jackson Management
  • ML service: 1.114

Greg Allen of
1 year/$560,400 (2019)

  • 1 year/$560,400 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 9/1/17
  • drafted by Cleveland 2014 (6-188) (San Diego State)
  • $200,000 signing bonus ($224,300 slot)
  • ML service: 0.148

Jake Bauers 1b
1 year/$560,400 (2019)

  • 1 year/$560,400 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/18
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Tampa Bay 12/13/18
  • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from San Diego 12/19/14
  • drafted by San Diego 2013 (7-208) (Marina HS, Huntington Beach, Calif.)
  • $240,000 signing bonus ($182,100 slot)
  • ML service: 0.116

Shane Bieber rhp
1 year/$559,600 (2019)

  • 1 year/$559,600 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 5/31/18
  • drafted by Cleveland 2016 (4-122) (UC-Santa Barbara)
  • $420,000 signing bonus ($482,500 slot)
  • ML service: 0.097

Jon Edwards rhp
1 year/$555,900 (2019)

  • 1 year/$555,900 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 3/26/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/20/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$509,600 (2016)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/16
    • non-tendered by San Diego 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$508,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/15
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Texas 8/21/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Texas 8/15/14
  • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/20/11 (minor-league contract)
  • released by St. Louis 10/5/10
  • drafted by St. Louis 2006 (14-436) (Keller HS, Texas)
  • $0.11M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.141

Eric Stamets ss
1 year/$555,000 (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/18
  • acquired by Cleveland in trade from LA Angels 7/28/15
  • drafted by LA Angels 2012 (6-207) (Evansville)
  • $169,900 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.000

Cody Anderson rhp
1 year/$641,250 (2019)

  • 1 year/$641,250 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 12/19/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/18
  • 1 year/$539,100 (2017)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/17
  • 1 year/$511,400 (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/15
  • drafted by Cleveland 2011 (14-428) (Feather River JC, Calif.)
  • $250,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.017

Bobby Bradley of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • drafted by Cleveland 2014 (3-97) (Harrison Central HS, Gulfport, Miss.)
  • $912,500 signing bonus ($539,600 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Yu-Cheng Chang ss
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/18
  • signed by Cleveland 6/3/13 as an amateur free agent from Taiwan
  • $500,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

A.J. Cole rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers 1/11/19 after being DFA by NY Yankees 1/4/19
    • DFA by Cleveland 2/5/19, sent outright to Triple-A 2/11/19
    • contract selected by Cleveland 5/11/19
  • 1 year/$555,300 (2018)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/18
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 4/24/18 after being DFA by Washington 4/20/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract purchased by Washington 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Washington 3/15
  • acquired by Washington in trade from Oakland 1/16/13
  • acquired by Oakland in trade from Washington 12/22/11
  • drafted by Washington 2010 (4-116) (Oviedo HS, Fla.)
  • $2M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 1.154

Mike Freeman 2b
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/20/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 4/16/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/25/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/22/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 11/2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • DFA by Seattle 3/1/17, sent outright to Triple-A 3/6/17
    • contract selected by Seattle 4/11/17
    • claimed by LA Dodgers off waivers from Seattle 5/26/17
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 8/4/17 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 8/6/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/1/17
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 10/26/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Arizona 7/17/16
    • claimed by Seattle off waivers 8/1/16 after being DFA by Arizona 7/30/16
  • drafted by Arizona 2010 (11-331) (Clemson)
  • ML service: 0.116

Nick Goody rhp
1 year/$675,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$675,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 11/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 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: 2.160

Eric Haase c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 11/6/17
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/18
  • drafted by Cleveland 2011 (7-218) (Divine Child HS, Dearborn, Mich.)
  • $580,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.030

Sam Hentges lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • drafted by Cleveland 2014 (4-128) (Mounds View HS, Arden Hills, Minn.)
  • $700,000 signing bonus ($400,200 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Chih-Wei Hu rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/18
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Tampa Bay 11/19/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/17
  • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Minnesota 7/31/15
  • signed by Minnesota 8/3/12 as a free agent from Taiwan
  • ML service: 0.052

Juan Carlos Mejia rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 11/20/18
  • signed by Cleveland 11/29/13 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Oscar Mercado of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 11/20/17
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/18
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from St. Louis 7/31/18
  • drafted by St. Louis 2013 (2-57) (Gaither HS, Tampa)
  • $1.5M signing bonus ($971,400 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Adam Plutko rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 9/20/16
  • drafted by Cleveland 2013 (11-321) (UCLA)
  • $300,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.113

Jefry Rodriguez rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Washington 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Washington 3/18
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Washington 11/30/18
  • signed by Washington 1/17/12 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.060

Nick Wittgren rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade 2/5/19 after being DFA by Miami 1/29/19
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/18
  • 1 year/$535,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Miami 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Miami 3/16
  • drafted by Miami 2012 (9-287) (Purdue)
  • $128,800 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 2.071

Minor leagues

Brandon Barnes lf-cf
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/22/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/30/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 9/4/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 11/1/18 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/16/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1M (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 11/20/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Colorado 7/25/16, sent outright to Triple-A 8/1/16
    • released by Colorado 9/10/16
  • 1 year/$517,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/15
  • 1 year/$501,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year/$491,700 (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Houston 12/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Houston 8/7/12
  • drafted by Houston 2005 (6-194) (Cypress JC, Calif.)
  • $130,000 signing bonus
  • agent: PSI Sports
  • ML service: 3.124

Tim Federowicz c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/14/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 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: 3.090

Tyler Freeman ss
2019

  • drafted by Cleveland 2017 (2-17) (Etiwanda HS, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.)
  • $816,500 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Anthony Gose of-lhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/8/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/1/17 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $615,000 in majors
    • selected by Houston from Texas in Rule 5 draft 12/14/17
    • placed on outright waivers by Houston 3/5/18
    • returned by Houston to Texas 3/9/18
  • 2017
    • DFA by Detroit 1/18/17, sent outright to Triple-A 1/25/17
  • 1 year/$525,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/5/16
  • 1 year/$515,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/1/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Toronto 11/12/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 7/17/12
  • acquired by Toronto in trade from Houston 7/28/10
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Philadelphia 7/28/10
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2008 (2-51) (Bellflower HS, Calif.)
  • signed 6/08, $772,000 signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 2.125

Ethan Hankins rhp
2019

  • drafted by Cleveland 2018 (1c-35) (Forsyth Central HS, Cumming, Ga.)
  • $2,246,022 signing bonus ($2.0164M slot)
  • ML service:

James Hoyt rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/1/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$567,700 (2018)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/18
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Houston 7/6/18
    • non-tendered by Cleveland 11/30/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Houston 8/3/16
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Atlanta 1/14/15
  • signed by Atlanta as an amateur free agent 11/15/12 (Centenary, La.)
  • ML service: 1.079

Daniel Johnson of
2019

  • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Washington 11/30/18
  • drafted by Washington 2016 (5-154) (New Mexico State)
  • $325,000 signing bonus ($354,300 slot)
  • ML service:

Nolan Jones 3b
2019

  • drafted by Cleveland 2016 (2-55) (Holy Ghost Prep, Bensalem, Pa.)
  • $2.25M signing bonus ($1.1592M slot)
  • ML service:

Triston McKenzie rhp
2019

  • drafted by Cleveland 2015 (1s-42) (Royal Palm Beach HS, Fla.)
  • $2.3025M signing bonus ($1.4684M slot)
  • ML service:

Max Moroff 2b
1 year/$570,500 (2019)

  • 1 year/$570,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/19
    • DFA by Cleveland 5/5/19, sent outright to Triple-A 5/11/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/18
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Pittsburgh 11/14/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/16
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2012 (16-496) (Trinity Prep HS, Winter Park, Fla.)
  • $300,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.008

Dioner Navarro c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/7/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 2018
    • signed by Long Island of independent Atlantic League
  • 2017
    • did not play
  • 1 year/$4M (2016)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox 12/4/15
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Chicago White Sox 8/26/16
  • 2 years/$8M (2014-15)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/13
    • 14:$3M, 15:$5M
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2013)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 11/16/12
    • may earn additional $0.25M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/16/12 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $800,000 in majors
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 250, 300, 350, 400 PAs
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 8/1/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 12/16/10
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 8/23/11, released 8/30/11
  • 1 year/$2.1M (2010)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 12/12/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Tampa Bay 12/2/10
  • 1 year/$2.1M (2009)
    • lost arbitration with Tampa Bay 2/10/09 ($2.5M-$2.1M)
  • 1 year/$412,500 (2008)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/15/08
    • award bonus: $10,000 for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$399,800 (2007)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/07
  • 1 year/$332,000 (2006)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/06
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Dodgers 6/06, with Rays paying Dodgers $1M as part of deal)
  • signed 2000 by NY Yankees as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 10.091

Bo Naylor c
2019

  • drafted by Cleveland 2018 (1-29) (St. Joan of Arc Catholic Secondary School, Mississauga, Ontario)
  • $2,578,137 signing bonus ($2.3327M slot)
  • ML service:

Luis Oviedo rhp
2019

  • signed by Cleveland 7/2/15 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $375,000 signing bonus
  • ML service:

Brooks Pounders rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/22/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 1/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Colorado 4/24/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Kansas City 12/1/16
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/17
    • DFA by LA Angels 9/8/17, sent outright to Triple-A 9/15/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 7/5/16
  • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Pittsburgh 12/8/11
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2009 (2-53) (Temecula Valley HS, Calif.)
  • $670,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.165

Neil Ramirez rhp
1 year/$1M (2019)

  • 1 year/$1M (2019)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration0
    • DFA by Cleveland 5/18/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/30/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 5/15/18
  • 1 year/$750,000 (2017)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 11/21/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.75M in majors)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 4/2/17
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 5/4/17 after being DFA by San Francisco 4/30/17
    • DFA by Toronto 5/8/17 (refused assignment 5/14/17)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 5/16/17
    • DFA by NY Mets 7/20/17, sent outright to Triple-A 7/22/17 (refused assignment, elected free agency)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 7/27/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$524,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
    • claimed off waivers by Milwaukee 5/31/16 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 5/21/16
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers 6/12/16 after being DFA by Milwaukee 6/9/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 7/21/16
  • 1 year/$514,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/3/14
  • 1 year/$490,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/12/13
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Texas 8/23/13 (player to be named in 7/22/13 Matt Garza deal)
  • 1 year/$480,000 (2012)
    • contract purchased by Texas 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Texas 3/1/12
  • drafted by Texas 2007 (1s-44) (Kempsville HS, Va.)
  • signed 8/15/07, $1M signing bonus
  • agent: Bledsoe Agency
  • ML service: 4.001

Brayan Rocchio ss
2019

  • signed by Cleveland 7/2/17 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service:

Adam Rosales inf
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 2/8/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • may earn additional $250,000 in performance bonuses
    • may opt out of contract 3/19/19 if not on Major League roster
    • released by Minnesota 3/22/19
    • re-signed by Minnesota as a free agent 3/26/19 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Minnesota 5/5/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 1/31/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.75M in majors)
    • released by Philadelphia 3/23/18
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 3/27/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 9/4/18
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2017)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 1/25/17)
    • performance bonuses based on plate appearances: $75,000 for 175 PA. $125,000 for 200 PA. $150,000 for 250 PA. $200,000 each for 300, 400 PA. $250,000 for 500 PA
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Oakland 7/31/17 (due $423,497)
  • 1 year/$800,000 (2016)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/8/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Diego 4/3/16
  • 1 year/$900,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 1/5/15
    • DFA by Texas 8/19/15, released 8/23/15
  • 1 year/$750,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 11/14/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Texas 3/28/14, sent outright to Triple-A 4/2/14
    • contract selected by Texas 6/30/14
    • non-tendered by Texas 12/2/14
  • 1 year/$700,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland 11/30/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Oakland 7/8/13, sent outright to Triple-A 7/12/13
    • contract selected by Oakland 7/24/13
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 8/2/13 after DFA by Oakland 7/31/13
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers 8/8/13 after DFA by Texas 8/5/13
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 8/12/13 after DFA by Oakland 8/10/13
  • 1 year/$600,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 12/12/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$425,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
  • 1 year/$410,000 (2010)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Cincinnati 2/1/10
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/21/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 8/9/08
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2005 (12-362) (Western Michigan)
  • agent: Hilliard Sports
  • ML service: 8.018

Trayce Thompson of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/1/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/18
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 4/3/18 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 3/27/18
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers from NY Yankees 4/5/18
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade 4/19/18 after being DFA by Oakland 4/17/18
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 6/23/18, sent outright to Triple-A 6/25/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/17
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/16/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/13 
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2009 (2-61) (Santa Margarita Catholic HS, Calif.)
  • $625,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 2.032

Lenny Torres rhp
2019

  • drafted by Cleveland 2018 (1cba-41) (Beacon HS, New York)
  • $1.35M signing bonus ($1.7448M slot)
  • ML service:

George Valera of
2019

  • signed by Cleveland 7/2/17 as free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $1.3M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Asher Wojciechowski rhp
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/14/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Baltimore 7/18/18
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 7/25/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/9/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Arizona 3/28/17
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 4/20/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 5/20/17
    • DFA by Cincinnati 6/18/17, sent outright to Triple-A 6/20/17
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 7/2/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 10/4/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/16
    • claimed by Miami 5/24/16 after being DFA by Houston 5/17/16
    • DFA by Miami 7/16/16, sent outright to Triple-A 7/19/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Toronto 7/20/12
  • drafted by Toronto 2010 (1s-41) (The Citadel)
  • $815,400 signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 1.066