Minnesota Twins

Service time in years & days (through 2017 season).

Jim Pohlad Owner
2009 -

  • Jim Pohlad, 2009 -
    • upon their father’s 2009 death, Carl Pohlad’s sons assumed control of Twins Sports, Inc., with Jim Pohlad as Chairman and his brothers Bill and Bob as members of the board
  • Carl Pohlad, 1984-2009
    • banker Carl Pohlad bought the Twins for $44M in 1984
  • Clark Griffith, 1955-1984
    • Clark Griffith took control of the club in 1955 upon the death of his father, Calvin Griffith, who founded the team in Washington in 1919
  • Forbes magazine valued the team at $1.15 billion in April, 2018.
TWINS PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2018 $128,713,226 $ ()
2017 $108,102,500 $123,573,527 (21)
2016 $105,333,700 $122,601,625 (20)
2015 $108,262,500 $108,275,245 (20)
2014 $ 85,465,000 $ 91,071,286 (24)
2013 $ 82,010,000 $ 76,132,483 (24)
2012 $100,435,000 $101,165,992 (13)
2011 $113,237,000 $115,419,106 ( 9)
2010 $ 97,659,167 $103,039,407 (10)
2009 $ 65,299,266 $ 73,068,407 (23)
2008 $ 56,932,766 $ 65,096,667 (25)
2007 $ 71,439,500 $ 71,938,505 (21)
2006 $ 63,396,006 $ 64,809,258 (21)
2005 $ 56,186,000 $ 56,388,000 (20)
2004 $ 53,585,000 $ 54,795,587 (21)
2003 $ 55,505,000 $ 65,318,977 (18)
2002 $ 40,225,000 $ 41,309,031 (27)
2001 $ 24,130,000 $ 27,411,912 (30)
2000 $ 15,700,000 $ 16,723,347 (30)
  • 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.

Derek Falvey Executive VP, Chief Baseball Officer
2017 -

  • 2017 -
    • hired by Minnesota as Executive VP, Chief Baseball Officer 11/4/16
  • Cleveland, 2007-16
    • assistant GM (2016)
    • director, baseball operations (2012-15)

Thad Levine Senior VP, General Manager
2017 -

  • 2017 –
    • hired by Minnesota as Senior VP, General Manager 11/4/16
  • Texas, assistant GM (2006-16)
  • Colorado (2001-2005)
  • VP, Assistant GM Rob Antony
  • VP, Player Personnel Mike Radcliff
  • Director of Scouting Sean Johnson
  • Director of Pro Scouting Brad Steil
  • Director of Baseball Operations Daniel Adler
  • former Executive VP, General Manager Terry Ryan
    • 2012 –
      • selected as interim GM, 11/7/11, replacing Bill Smith
      • selected as permanent GM 10/5/12
    • Special Assistant, 2008-11
    • Executive VP / General Manager, 1995-2007
    • Assistant GM, 1992-94
    • Scouting Director, 1987-91
  • former GM Bill Smith
    • promoted to General Manager 10/07
    • fired by Minnesota 11/7/11

Paul Molitor Manager
3 years (2018-20)

  • 3 years (2018-20)
    • signed extension with Minnesota 10/9/17
    • fired by Minnesota 10/2/18
  • 3 years (2015-17)
    • hired as manager by Minnesota 11/4/14
  • Minnesota, 2000-01, 2003 and 2005-14:
    • bench coach (2000-01), minor-league base-running and infield coordinator (2003, 2005-13), coach (2014)
  • Seattle, 2004: hitting coach
  • former manager Ron Gardenhire
    • 2 years (2014-15)
      • signed extension with Minnesota 9/30/13
      • fired by Minnesota 9/29/14
    • 2 years (2012-13)
      • signed extension with Minnesota 11/17/10
    • 2 years (2010-11)
      • signed extension with Minnesota 11/13/08
    • 2 years/$2.5M (2008-09)
      • signed extension with Minnesota 10/06
    • 2 years/$2.35M (2006-07)
      • signed extension with Minnesota 1/05
      • 06:$1.1M, 07:$1.25M
    • 2 years/$1.26M (2004-05)
      • signed extension with Minnesota 10/03
      • 04:$0.58M, 05:$0.68M
    • 2 years/$0.85M (2002-03), plus 2004 club option
      • hired by Minnesota 1/02, replacing Tom Kelly
      • 02:$0.4M, 03:$0.45M, 04:$0.5M club option

Joe Mauer 1b
8 years/$184M (2011-18)

  • 8 years/$184M (2011-18)
    • signed extension with Minnesota 3/22/10 (largest-ever deal for a catcher and fourth-largest contract in history at signing)
    • 11-18: $23 million annually
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for MVP ($75,000 for 2nd in vote, $50,000 for 3rd, $25,000 for 4th-6th). $0.1M for WS MVP. $50,000 for LCS MVP. $25,000 each for Gold Glove, All Star selection
    • full no-trade protection
  • 4 years/$33M (2007-10)
    • signed extension with Minnesota 2/07 (avoided arbitration, $4.5M-$3.3M)
    • 07:$3.75M, 08:$6.25M, 09:$10.5M, 10:$12.5M
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for WS MVP, $0.1M for MVP ($75,000 for 2nd, $50,000 for 3rd). $50,000 for LCS MVP. $25,000 each for Gold Glove, All Star selection
    • limited no-trade clause (may block deals to 3 clubs each year)
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2006)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.325M (2005)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/05
  • drafted by Minnesota 2001 (1-1) (Cretin-Derham HS, St. Paul, Minn.)
  • $5.15M signing bonus (paid over 5 years)
  • agent: Ron Shapiro
  • ML service: 14.000

Ervin Santana rhp
4 years/$55M (2015-18), plus 2019 option

  • 4 years/$55M (2015-18), plus 2019 club option
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/11/14
    • 15-18:$13.5M annually. 19:$14M club option
    • 2019 option guaranteed if Santana passes physical after 2018 season and throws 400 innings in 2017-18, including 200 IP in 2018
    • award bonuses, including $0.1M for Cy Young, $50,000 for Gold Glove, $25,000 for All Star
    • placed on restricted list 4/3/15 (80-game suspension for positive PED test)
  • 1 year/$14.1M (2014)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/12/14
    • Atlanta made qualifying offer 11/1/14
  • 4 years/$30M (2009-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with LA Angels 2/14/09
    • 09:$3.8M, 10:$6M, 11:$8M, 12:$11.2M, 13:$13M club option ($1M buyout)
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove, LCS MVP. $50,000 each for MVP, WS MVP. $0.1M for Cy Young ($80,000 for 2nd, $60,000-3rd, $40,000-4th, $20,000-5th)
    • LA Angels exercised 2013 option 10/31/12
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from LA Angels 10/31/12 (Angels paid Royals $1M in the deal) 
    • Kansas City made qualifying offer 11/4/13 (declined)
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2008)
    • renewed by LA Angels 3/2/08
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2007)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.35M (2006)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/05
  • signed by LA Angels 2000 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.7M signing bonus
  • agent: Jay Alou, Octaon (previously Adam Katz, Bean Stringfellow)
  • ML service: 12.104

Logan Forsythe 2b
2 years/$10.25M (2016-17), plus 2018 option

  • 2 year/$10.25M (2016-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed extension with Tampa Bay 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • $2.5M signing bonus ($0.75M on 4/1/16, $0.75M on 6/1/16, $1M on 8/1/16)
    • 16:$1M, 17:$5.75M, 18:$8.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • 2018 option may increase by $2.5M based on performance ($0.5M each for 550 (met), 600 plate appearances in 2016. $0.5M each for 550, 600 PAs in 2017.  $0.5M for 1,200 PAs in 2016-17 combined.)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Tampa Bay 1/23/17
    • LA Dodgers exercised 2017 option 11/17
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from LA Dodgers 7/31/18 with $2,951,613 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5097M (2014)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from San Diego 11/20/13
    • signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/14
  • 1 year/$0.499M (2013)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/9/13
  • 1 year/$0.4814M (2012)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/8/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/27/11
    • contract purchased by San Diego 5/4/11
  • drafted by San Diego 2008 (1s-46) (Arkansas)
  • signed 6/08, $0.835M signing bonus
  • agent: PSI Sports Management
  • ML service: 6.113

Addison Reed rhp
2 years/$16.75M (2018-19)

  • 2 years/$16.75M (2018-19)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 1/16/18
    • 18:$8.25M, 19:$8.5M
  • 1 year/$7.75M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from NY Mets 7/31/17, with Red Sox paying remaining $2,625,683 in 2017 salary
  • 1 year/$5.3M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.875M (2015)
    • re-signed by Arizona 2/13/15 (avoided arbitration, $5.6M-$4.7M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 55, 60 games finished
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Arizona 8/30/15
  • 1 year/$0.5385M (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
  • 1 year/$0.52M (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/22/13
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/16/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/4/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 9/2/11
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2010 (3-95) (San Diego State)
  • $358,200 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 6.001

Jason Castro c
3 years/$24.5M (2017-19)

  • 3 years/$24.5M (2017-19)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 11/30/16
    • 17:$8.5M, 18:$8M, 19:$8M
  • 1 year/$5M (2016)
    • lost arbitration with Houston 2/9/16 ($5.25M-$5M)
  • 1 year/$4M (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.45M (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4966M (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.486M (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/18/12
  • 1 year/$0.4215M (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/16/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Houston 6/22/10
  • drafted by Houston 2008 (1-10) (Stanford)
  • signed 7/08, $2.07M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 7.104

Jake Odorizzi rhp
1 year/$6.3M (2018)

  • 1 year/$6.3M (2018)
    • won arbitration with Tampa Bay 2/15/18 ($6.3M-$6.05M)
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Tampa Bay 2/17/18
  • 1 year/$4.1M (2017)
    • won arbitration with Tampa Bay 2/14/17 ($4.1-$3.825M)
  • 1 year/$0.5207M (2016)
    • renewed by Tampa Bay 3/3/16
  • 1 year/$0.522M (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/8/15
  • 1 year/$0.5031M (2014)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 9/16/12
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Kansas City 12/9/12
  • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Milwaukee 12/19/10
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2008 (1s-32) (Highland HS, Ill.)
  • signed 6/08, $1.06M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 4.042

Logan Morrison 1b-rf
1 year/$6.5M (2018), plus 2019 option

  • 1 year/$6.5M (2018), plus 2019 option
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 2/25/18
    • 18:$5.5M, 19:$8M option ($1M buyout)
    • 2018 performance bonuses: $ 0.5M each for 450, 500, 550 plate appearances
    • 2019 option increases to $8.5M with 500 PA in 2018 or $9M and a $1.5M buyout with 550 PA in 2018
    • 2019 option is guaranteed at $9.5M with 600 PA in 2018
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2017)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 2/3/17
    • may earn additional $1M in performance bonuses
    • $0.25M roster bonus if Morrison does not spend time on 60-day disabled list with specific injuries
  • 1 year/$4.2M (2016)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 500 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$2.725M (2015)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • may earn additional $25,000 in performances bonuses for 500, 600 plate appearances
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Seattle 11/5/15
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2014)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/4/14 (avoided arbitration, $2.5M-$1.1M)
    • performance bonuses: $75,000 for 400 plate appearances. $0.1M each for 500, 550 PA. $75,000 for 600 PA
  • 1 year/$0.4915M (2013)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/13
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Miami 12/11/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • renewed by Florida 3/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Florida 7/27/10
  • drafted by Florida 2005 (22-666) (draft & follow) (Maple Woods CC, Mo.)
  • $0.225M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball (left Octagon 10/14)
  • ML service: 7.069

Kyle Gibson rhp
1 year/$4.2M (2018)

  • 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/$0.5875M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5375M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5025M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • drafted by Minnesota 2009 (1-22) (Missouri)
  • signed 8/17/09, $1.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Rowley Sports
  • ML service: 4.039

Robbie Grossman lf
1 year/$2M (2018)

  • 1 year/$2M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5525M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/11/15 (minor-league contract with May opt-out date)
    • opted out of contract with Cleveland 5/15/16
    • signed by Minnesota as free agent 5/17/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 5/19/16
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
    • released by Houston 11/19/15
  • 1 year/$0.5045M (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Pittsburgh 7/24/12
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2008 (6-174) (Cypress-Fairbanks HS, Cypress, Texas)
  • $1M signing bonus
  • agent: Lagardere Sports
  • ML service: 3.060

Michael Pineda rhp
2 years/$10M (2018-19)

  • 2 years/$10M (2018-19)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/13/17
    • 18:$2M, 19:$8M
    • annual performance bonuses: $0.5M each for 150, 160, 170, 180, 190, 200 innings pitched
  • 1 year/$7.4M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.3M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.1M (2015)
    • re-signed by 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year$538,475 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year/$528,475 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year/$528,475 (2012)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Seattle 1/13/12
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 11/19/10
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/11
  • signed by Seattle 12/05 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $35,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 6.099

Ehire Adrianza 2b-ss
1 year/$1M (2018)

  • 1 year/$1M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2017)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 12/2/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • split contract paying $0.3M in minors
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers 1/31/17 after being DFA by San Francisco 1/24/17
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers 2/6/17 after being DFA by Milwaukee 2/2/17
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2016)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2015)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/15
    • DFA by San Francisco 4/5/15, sent outright to Triple-A 4/11/15
    • contract selected by San Francisco 6/30/15
  • 1 year/$0.5005M (2014)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/9/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 11/17/10
    • re-signed by San Francisco 2/11
  • signed by San Francisco 2006 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 3.131

Chris Gimenez c
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/22/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.275M in majors)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 5/26/18
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 7/4/18, sent outright to Triple-A 7/6/18
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Chicago Cubs 8/30/18
    • contract selected by Minnesota 9/1/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 1/19/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.95M in majors)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 4/2/17
    • elected free agency 11/6/17
  • 1 year/$0.975M (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 12/2/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade 5/4/16 after being DFA by Texas 5/3/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 11/18/16 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/21/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 7/31/15
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/14
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Oakland 3/28/14
    • DFA by Texas 4/1/14, sent outright to Triple-A 4/3/14 (refused assignment)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 4/9/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/20/14
    • DFA by Texas 8/7/14, sent outright to Triple-A 8/10/14
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Texas 8/23/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 11/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers from Tampa Bay 12/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/14/11
    • DFA by Seattle 2/6/12, elected free agency 2/14/12
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 2/16/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 4/15/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/14/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 4/8/11
    • non-tendered by Seattle 12/12/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 2/24/10
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 7/10/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 10/29/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/09
  • drafted by Cleveland 2004 (19-557) (University of Nevada)
  • ML service: 5.163

Trevor May rhp
1 year/$0.65M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.65M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.555M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.545M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Philadelphia 12/6/12
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2008 (4-136) (Kelso HS, Wash.)
  • $0.375M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 3.051

Eddie Rosario lf
1 year/$0.6025M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.6025M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.552M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5425M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • drafted by Minnesota 2010 (4-135) (Rafael Lopez Landron HS, Guayama, P.R.)
  • $0.2M signing bonus
  • agent: Gavin Kahn
  • ML service: 2.120

Miguel Sano 3b
1 year/$0.6025M (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.5725M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/11/17
  • 1 year/$0.5475M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • signed by Minnesota 2009 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $3.15M signing bonus
  • agent: Roc Nation Sports (previously Rob Plummer)
  • ML service: 2.095

Max Kepler of
1 year/$0.5875M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5875M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.5475M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/13 
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • signed by Minnesota 2009 as an amateur free agent from Germany
  • $0.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Sosnick Cobbe & Karon
  • ML service: 1.152

Byron Buxton of
1 year/$0.58M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.58M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 6/14/15
  • drafted by Minnesota 2012 (1-2) (Appling County HS, Baxley, Ga.)
  • $6M signing bonus ($6.2M slot)
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 2.064

Jorge Polanco 2b
1 year/$0.575M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.575M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.54M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/13 
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • signed by Minnesota 7/6/09 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 1.105

Jose Berrios rhp
1 year/$0.57M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.57M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 4/26/16
  • drafted by Minnesota 2012 (1s-32) (Papa Juan XXIII HS, Bayamon, P.R.)
  • $1.55M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group (previously MDR Sports)
  • ML service: 1.044

Taylor Rogers lhp
1 year/$0.565M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.565M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.5425M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • drafted by Minnesota 2012 (11-340) (Kentucky)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Frontline
  • ML service: 1.145

Tyler Austin of
1 year/$0.5586M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5586M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/18
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from NY Yankees 7/30/18
  • 1 year/$0.544M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/13/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 11/20/14
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
    • DFA by NY Yankees 9/1/15, sent outright to Triple-A 9/9/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2010 (13-415) (Heritage HS, Conyers, Ga.)
  • $0.13M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.029

Trevor Hildenberger rhp
1 year/$0.555M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.555M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 6/23/17
  • drafted by Minnesota 2014 (22-650) (Cal)
  • ML service: 0.101

Oliver Drake lhp
1 year/$0.5543M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5543M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade 5/5/18 after being DFA by Milwaukee 5/2/18
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers 5/31/18 after being DFA by Cleveland 5/26/18
    • DFA by LA Angels 6/16/18, sent outright to Triple-A 6/19/18
    • contract selected by LA Angels 7/6/18
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 7/26/18 after being DFA by LA Angels 7/23/18
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers 8/3/18 after being DFA by Toronto 7/30/18
  • 1 year/$0.538M (2017)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 3/30/17
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade 4/13/17 after being DFA by Baltimore
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Baltimore 11/18/14
  • drafted by Baltimore 2008 (43-1,286) (Navy)
  • agent: L. Warner Companies
  • ML service: 1.094

Mitch Garver c
1 year/$0.5475M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.5475M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • drafted by Minnesota 2013 (9-260) (New Mexico)
  • $40,000 signing bonus ($0.1481 slot)
  • ML service: 0.045

Gabriel Moya lhp
1 year/$0.545M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.545M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 9/12/17
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Arizona 7/27/17
  • signed by Arizona 3/27/12 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.020

Willians Astudillo c
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 6/29/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 1/23/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/14/15 (minor-league contract)
  • signed by Philadelphia 12/15/08 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.000

Alan Busenitz rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 6/17/17
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from LA Angels 8/1/16
  • drafted by LA Angels 2013 (25-757) (Kennesaw State)
  • ML service: 0.086

Jake Cave of
1 year/$0.545M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.545M (2018)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 11/6/17
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/18 ($88,900 in minors)
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade 3/16/18 after being DFA by NY Yankees 3/12/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • selected by Cincinnati in Rule 5 draft from NY Yankees 12/10/15
    • DFA by Cincinnati 4/3/16
    • returned by Cincinnati to NY Yankees 4/5/16
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2011 (6-209) (Kecoughtan HS, Hampton, Va.)
  • $0.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Meister Sports
  • ML service: 0.000

John Curtiss rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 8/23/17
  • drafted by Minnesota 2014 (6-170) (Texas)
  • $0.2669M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.040

Chase De Jong rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/18
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Seattle 7/30/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 11/18/16
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from LA Dodgers 3/1/17
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/17
  • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Toronto 7/2/15
  • drafted by Toronto 2012 (2-81) (Wilson HS, Long Beach, Calif.)
  • $0.86M signing bonus ($0.6203M slot)
  • ML service: 0.031

Tyler Duffey rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.5425M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 8/3/15
  • drafted by Minnesota 2012 (5-160) (Rice)
  • $0.2671M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Dishman Sports
  • ML service: 2.042

Johnny Field of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 4/13/18
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers 7/24/18 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 7/20/18
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers 8/3/18 after being DFA by Cleveland 7/31/18
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2013 (5-158) (Arizona)
  • $0.25M signing bonus ($0.2946M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Stephen Gonsalves lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/17
  • drafted by Minnesota 2013 (4-110) (Cathedral Catholic HS, San Diego)
  • $0.7M signing bonus ($0.4682M slot)
  • agent: John Boggs
  • ML service: 0.000

Zach Granite of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • drafted by Minnesota 2013 (14-410) (Seton Hall)
  • ML service: 0.067

Zack Littell rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from NY Yankees 7/30/17
  • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Seattle 11/18/16
  • drafted by Seattle 2013 (11-327) (Eastern Almance HS, Mebane, N.C.)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Matt Magill rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 1/24/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 4/28/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/30/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 9/12/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 10/10/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/15
    • released by Cincinnati 6/7/15
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 6/16/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/2/14
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from LA Dodgers 12/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 11/20/12
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/13
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2008 (31-937) (Royals HS, Simi Valley, Calif.)
  • agent: PSI Sports
  • ML service: 0.047

Adalberto Mejia lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 11/20/15
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/16
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from San Francisco 7/28/16
  • signed by San Francisco 2011 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.151

Fernando Romero rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • signed by Minnesota 11/4/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.22M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Aaron Slegers rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 8/17/17
  • drafted by Minnesota 2013 (5-140) (Indiana)
  • $0.38M signing bonus ($0.3505M slot)
  • ML service: 0.029

Kohl Stewart rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 8/12/18
  • drafted by Minnesota 2013 (1-4) (St. Pius X HS, Houston)
  • $4.5444M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Darek Braunecker, Frontline
  • ML service: 0.000

Lewis Thorpe lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
  • signed by Minnesota 7/12/12 as an amateur free agent from Australia
  • $0.5M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Andrew Vasquez lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 9/1/18
  • drafted by Minnesota 2015 (32-950) (Westmont College, Calif.)
  • ML service: 0.000

Minor leagues

Luke Bard rhp
1 year/$0.545M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.545M (2018)
    • selected by LA Angels from Minnesota in Rule 5 draft 12/14/17
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/18
    • DFA by LA Angels 4/21/18
    • returned by LA Angels to Minnesota 4/27/18
  • drafted by Minnesota 2012 (1s-42) (Georgia Tech)
  • $1.227M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.000

Matt Belisle rhp
1 year/$1.5M (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/25/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.5M in majors)
    • may earn additional $1.75M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Cleveland 3/26/18
    • DFA by Cleveland 5/2/18, sent outright to Triple-A 5/7/18
    • re-signed by Cleveland as a free agent 5/16/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cleveland 6/18
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 6/12/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$2.05M (2017)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 2/3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 2/17/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.25M in majors)
    • may opt out 3/27/16 or 6/1/16 if not on Major League roster
    • contract selected by Washington 3/29/16
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2015)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 12/2/14
    • performance bonuses: $0.15M each for 50, 60 games. $0.2M for 70 games
  • 2 years/$8.125M (2012-13), plus 2014 option
    • signed extension with Colorado 2/3/12
    • 12:$3.775M, 13:$4.1M, 14:$4.25M mutual option ($0.25M buyout)
    • performance bonuses: $0.225M/year based on games finished
  • 2 years/$6.125M (2011-12)
    • signed extension with Colorado 2/19/11 (replacing 1 year/$2.35M deal signed 1/11/11, avoiding arbitration)
    • 11:$2.35M, 12:$3.775M
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 11/5/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses:
      • $0.275M based on games (55-75)
      • $0.2M based on games finished, starting at 40
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 1/14/09 (minor-league contract, $0.8M in majors)
    • performance bonuses:
      • $25,000 for 165 IP, $50,000 for 175 IP, $75,000 for 185 IP, $0.1M for 195 IP, $0.125M for 205 IP
      • $25,000 each for 55, 60 games. $50,000 each for 65, 70, 75 games
    • contract purchased by Colorado 4/10/09
    • DFA by Colorado 5/25/09, sent outright to Triple-A 5/27/09
    • contract purchased by Colorado 7/11/09
    • DFA by Colorado 7/16/09
    • contract purchased by Colorado 9/8/09
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2008)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/31/08 (avoided arbitration, $1.6M-$1M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each 175, 185, 200, 210 IP
    • non-tendered by Cincinnati 12/12/08
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2007)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.3435M (2006)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/05
  • 1 year (2004)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/04
  • 1 year (2003)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Atlanta 8/14/03
  • drafted by Atlanta 1998 (2-52) (McCallum HS, Austin, Texas)
  • $1.75M signing bonus
  • agent: Greg Landry, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 12.019

Nick Buss cf
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 1/3/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/24/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/3/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 8/13/16
    • DFA by LA Angels 10/5/16, sent outright to Triple-A 10/10/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 11/19/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/2/14
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers 5/4/14 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 5/1/14
    • DFA by Oakland 7/5/14, sent outright to Triple-A 7/7/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 9/14/13
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2008 (8-247) (USC)
  • $95,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.067

Jermaine Curtis 3b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 1/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/30/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/23/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/23/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 4/26/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by St. Louis 11/20/13
  • drafted by St. Louis 2008 (5-155) (UCLA)
  • $0.181M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.012 (through 2016)

Blayne Enlow rhp
2018

  • drafted by Minnesota 2017 (3-76) (St. Amant HS, La.)
  • $2M signing bonus ($0.7554M slot)
  • ML service:

Dietrich Enns lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
    • DFA by Minnesota 5/1/18, sent outright to Triple-A 5/7/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/13/16
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from NY Yankees 7/30/17
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2012 (19-607) (Central Michigan)
  • ML service: 0.027

Nick Gordon ss
2018

  • drafted by Minnesota 2014 (1-5) (Olympia HS, Orlando)
  • $3.851M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball
  • ML service:

Brusdar Graterol rhp
2018

  • signed by Minnesota 8/29/14 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service:

Jeremy Hazelbaker of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/18
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade 4/10/18 after being DFA by Arizona 4/6/18
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 7/6/18, sent outright to Triple-A 7/9/18
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Tampa Bay 7/19/18
  • 1 year/$0.5245M (2017)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by St. Louis as a free agent 12/4/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 4/2/16
    • claimed by Arizona off waivers from St. Louis 11/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Dodgers 5/1/15
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 5/13/15 (minor-league contract)
  • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Boston 10/23/13
  • drafted by Boston 2009 (4-138) (Ball State)
  • $0.1917M signing bonus
  • agent: Joe Bick
  • ML service: 1.052

Wander Javier ss
2018

  • signed by Minnesota 7/2/15 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $4M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Tyler Jay lhp
2018

  • drafted by Minnesota 2015 (1-6) (Illinois)
  • $3.8895M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: All Bases Covered
  • ML service:

Felix Jorge rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
    • DFA by Minnesota 6/29/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • signed by Minnesota 2/21/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.25M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.002

Alex Kirilloff of
2018

  • drafted by Minnesota 2016 (1-15) (Plum HS, Pittsburgh)
  • $2.8171M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Jeff Randazzo, Ballengee Group
  • ML service:

Trevor Lamach of
2018

  • drafted by Minnesota 2018 (1-20) (Oregon State)
  • $2.55M signing bonus ($3.12M slot)
  • ML service:

Royce Lewis ss
2018

  • drafted by Minnesota 2017 (1-1) (JSerra Catholic HS, San Juan Capistrano, Calif.)
  • $6.725M signing bonus ($7.7707M slot)
  • ML service:

Taylor Motter of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/18
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers 5/28/18 after being DFA by Seattle 5/27/18
    • DFA by Minnesota 7/25/18, sent outright to Triple-A 7/27/18
  • 1 year/$0.5372M (2017)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/16
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Tampa Bay 11/18/16
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2011 (17-540) (Coastal Carolina)
  • ML service: 1.033

Gregorio Petit 2b-ss
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/7/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 5/1/18
    • DFA by Minnesota 6/12/18, sent outright to Triple-A 6/14/18
    • contract selected by Minnesota 9/3/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 10/12/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/31/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/4/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/13/16
    • DFA by LA Angels 11/28/16, non-tendered 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2015)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Houston 4/1/15
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 4/4/15
    • DFA by NY Yankees 7/25/15, sent outright to Triple-A 7/27/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Houston 7/25/14
    • DFA by Houston 12/15/14, sent outright to Triple-A 12/22/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by San Diego 12/12/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/20/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • released by San Diego 2/9/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • DFA by Oakland 2/1/10, sent outright to Triple-A 2/10
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Oakland 3/24/10
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/18/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 11/20/07
  • signed by Oakland 2001 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 2.027

Brent Rooker of
2018

  • drafted by Minnesota 2017 (1-35) (Mississippi State)
  • $1.9353M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Kennys Vargas 1b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/18
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers 3/22/18 after being DFA by Minnesota 3/16/18
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers from Cincinnati 3/24/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 3/27/18
  • 1 year/$0.54M (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5175M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/13 
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • signed by Minnesota 2/25/09 as a free agent from Puerto Rico
  • $0.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Paul Kinzer
  • ML service: 2.010