Free Agent Position Players

The following players are unsigned & may negotiate with any club.
Service time in years & days, through 2020, unless noted.

First basemen

Pedro Alvarez 1b
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/2/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Miami 3/23/19 (exercised opt-out provision)
  • 1 year/$1M (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/25/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • may earn additional $2M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Baltimore 3/29/18
    • DFA by Baltimore 6/19/18, sent outright to Triple-A 6/20/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 3/12/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $2M in majors)
    • performance bonuses: $250,000 each for 200, 250, 300, 350 plate appearances. $500,000 each for 400, 450, 500, 550, 600 PA
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/1/17
  • 1 year/$5.75M (2016)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 3/7/16
    • performance bonuses: $200,000 each for 350, 400, 450, 500, 550 plate appearances. $250,000 for 600 PAs
  • 1 year/$5.75M (2015)
    • won in arbitration with Pittsburgh 2/19/15 ($5.75M-$5.25M)
    • non-tendered by Pittsburgh 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 4 years/$6.355M (2009-12), plus 2013-14 club options
    • originally signed minor-league contract with $6M bonus 8/15/08 (arbitrator to review signing after players’ union filed grievance arguing Alvarez did not agree to deal before 8/15 deadline)
    • signed re-worked Major League contract 9/24/08, with union agreeing to drop grievance & MLB agreeing to notify union of any deadline extensions in the future
    • $6M signing bonus paid over 4 years
    • 09:$400,000, 10:$500,000, 11:$550,000, 12:$700,000, 13:$700,000 club option, 14:$700,000 club option
    • annual salary of $88,750 in minor leagues
    • Alvarez may void 2013, 2014 option if otherwise arbitration-eligible
    • if Alvarez is not in the majors by 2013, club may exercise options for split contracts for 2013-14 at $0.7M annually ($0.5M in minors)
    • Pittsburgh exercised 2013 option 10/31/12 
    • Alvarez to opt out of deal and enter arbitration for 2014
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2008 (1-2) (Vanderbilt)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 7.028 (through 2018)

Chris Carter 1b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 2/18/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.75M in majors)
    • may earn additional $0.6M in performance bonuses
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from LA Angels 5/22/18
    • released by Minnesota 7/7/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/7/17
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 17:$3M
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 250, 300, 350, 400, 450 plate appearances
    • DFA by NY Yankees 6/24/17, sent outright to Triple-A 6/28/17
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 6/29/17
    • DFA by NY Yankees 7/5/17, released 7/10/17
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 7/20/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2016)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/6/16
    • may earn additional $0.5M in performance bonuses
    • DFA by Milwaukee 11/29/16, non-tendered 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$4.175 (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/14/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 each for All Star, Silver Slugger
    • non-tendered by Houston 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
  • 1 year/$0.494M (2013)
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Oakland 2/4/13
    • signed by Houston 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year (2009)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/3/07
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Arizona 12/14/07
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2005 (15-455) (Sierra Vista HS, Las Vegas)
  • agent: Sports Management Partners
  • ML service: 5.087 (through 2018)

Lucas Duda lf-1b
1 year/$1.25M (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 2/9/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.75M in majors
    • may earn additional $1.5M in performance bonuses
    • released by Minnesota 3/20/19
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 3/22/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 3/25/19
    • DFA by Kansas City 7/27/19, released 7/28/19
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 8/5/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2018)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 2/28/18
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 300, 325, 350, 375, 400, 425, 450, 475, 500, 525, 550, 575, 600 plate appearances
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Kansas City 8/29/18 with $602,150 remaining on contract (Braves and Royals each responsible for $301,075 as part of the deal)
  • 1 year/$7.25M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from NY Mets 7/27/17
  • 1 year/$6.725M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/22/16 (avoided arbitration, $7.4M-$5.9M)
  • 1 year/$4.2M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/2/15 (avoided arbitration, $4.7M-$3.75M)
  • 1 year/$1.6375M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/22/14 (avoided arbitration, $1.9M-$1.35M)
  • 1 year/$519,240 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
  • 1 year/$497,218 (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
  • 1 year/$414,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 9/1/10
  • drafted by NY Mets 2007 (7-243) (USC)
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 8.088 (through 2019)

Edwin Encarnacion 1b-dh
1 year/$12M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$12M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/9/20
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 20:$11M, 21:$12M club option
    • Chicago White Sox declined 2020 option 10/30/20
  • 3 years/$60M (2017-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/5/17
    • $5M signing bonus
    • 17:$13M, 18:$17M, 19:$20M, 20:$20M club option ($5M buyout)
    • annual bonuses based on home attendance figures: $0.15M each for 2M, 2.15M, 2.30M, 2.50M, 2.75M tickets. $0.25M for 3M tickets.
    • acquired by Seattle in three-team trade from Cleveland 12/13/18 (as part of the deal, Rays pay Mariners $5M — $2.5M each May 1 and August 1, 2019)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Seattle 6/15/19 with $16,397,849 remaining on contract for cash purposes and $11,397,849 for Competitive Balance Tax purposes (Mariners pay Yankees $8,397,849 cash as part of the deal, with Yankees responsible for $8M cash balance and $3M for CBT purposes)
    • NY Yankees declined 2020 option 10/31/19
  • 3 years/$29M (2013-15), plus 2016 club option
    • signed extension with Toronto 7/12/12
    • 13:$8M, 14:$9M, 15:$10M, 16:$10M club option ($2M buyout)
    • Toronto exercised 2016 option 11/3/15
    • Toronto made $17.2M qualifying offer 11/16 (rejected)
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2011), plus 2012 club option
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/16/10
    • 11:$2M, 12:$3.5M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • Toronto exercised $3.5M 2012 club option 10/31/11
  • 2 years/$7.6M (2009-10)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/17/09 (avoided arbitration, $3.7M-$2.55)
    • $0.85M signing bonus (due between 3/09 and 11/09)
    • 09:$2M, 10:$4.75M
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 600 PAs
    • award bonuses
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Cincinnati 7/31/09 (Blue Jays paid Reds undisclosed portion of Scott Rolen’s salary as part of deal)
    • DFA by Toronto 6/21/10, sent outright to Triple-A 6/23/10
    • contract selected by Toronto 7/2/10
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers from Toronto 11/12/10
    • non-tendered by Oakland 12/2/10
  • 1 year/$450,000 (2008)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/4/08
  • 1 year/$407,500 (2007)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/07
  • 1 year/$332,500 (2006)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/05
  • 1 year (2004)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/20/03
  • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Texas 6/15/01
  • drafted by Texas 2000 (9-274) (Manuela Toro Morice HS, Caguas, P.R.)
  • $55,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball
  • ML service: 15.085

Corban Joseph 1b-2b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/31/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 5/28/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 11/18 (minor-league contract)
    • selected by Oakland from Baltimore in minor-league phase of Rule 5 draft 11/18
    • contract selected by Oakland 8/14/19
    • claimed by San Francisco off waivers 9/3/19 after being DFA by Oakland 9/1/19
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers 9/16/19 after being DFA by San Francisco 9/14/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 10/25/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/14/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 6/15/19
    • DFA by Baltimore 6/29/18, sent outright to Triple-A 7/1/18
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/7/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A 11/1/18
  • 1 year/ (2017)
    • signed by Washington 11/20/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Baltimore (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/25/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Atlanta 6/3/15
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 6/15/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Yankees 8/27/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Yankees 11/21/13
  • 1 year/$480,000 (2012)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 11/18/11
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/11
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2008 (4-140) (Franklin HS, Tenn.)
  • $207,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.113 (through 2019)

Howie Kendrick 1b-lf
1 year/$6.25M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$6.25 (2020), plus 2021 mutual option
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 12/10/19
    • 20:$4M, 21:$6.5M mutual option ($2.25M buyout)
    • Washington declined 2021 option 10/30/20
  • 2 years/$7M (2018-19)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 1/18/18
    • 18:$3M, 19:$4M
    • $1.1M annually in performance bonuses based on plate appearances
  • 2 years/$20M (2016-17)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 2/4/16
    • 16:$10M, 17:$10M
    • $5M annually is deferred without interest, to be paid in two installments of $5M each, 12/15/18 and 12/15/19
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from LA Dodgers 11/11/16
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Philadelphia 7/28/17 (Phillies pay Nationals $1,585,929, or difference between Kendrick’s remaining 2017 salary of $1,775,956, and a pro-rated share of the Major League minimum salary, or $190,027
  • 4 years/$33.5M (2012-15)
    • signed extension with LA Angels 1/9/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • $1.4M signing bonus
    • 12:$4.5M, 13:$8.75M, 14:$9.35M, 15:$9.5M
    • limited no-trade protection allowing Kendrick to block deals to 15 clubs in 2012, 12 in 2013, six in 2014 and four in 2015 (no-trade list consists of Miami, NY Mets, Tampa Bay & Toronto 11/14)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from LA Angels 12/10/14
    • LA Dodgers made qualifying offer to Kendrick 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$3.3M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2010)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$465,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/26/09
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$432,500 (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/22/08
  • 1 year/$395,000 (2007)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/07
  • 1 year (2006), re-signed by LA Angels 2/06
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 11/05
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/06
  • drafted by Anaheim 2002 (10-294) (St. Johns River CC, Fla.)
  • $100,000 signing bonus (draft & follow)
  • agent: Reynolds Sports
  • ML service: 14.091

Hanley Ramirez 1b-lf
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/23/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • performance bonuses
    • may opt out of contract 3/24/19 if not on Major League roster
    • contract selected by Cleveland 3/28/19
    • DFA by Cleveland 4/20/19, sent outright to Triple-A 4/22/19 (elected free agency)
  • 4 years/$88M (2015-18), plus 2019 vesting option
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 11/25/14
    • $3M signing bonus (half by 1/15/15, balance by 3/15/15)
    • 15:$19M, 16:$22M, 17:$22M, 18:$22M, 19:$22M vesting option, guaranteed if Ramirez has 1,050 plate appearances in 2017-18 and passes club physical after 2018 season
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP. $0.1M for WS MVP. $0.15M for MVP ($0.125M for second place in vote, $0.1M for third)
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to three clubs)
    • perks: suite on road, may purchase six premium tickets per game
    • DFA by Boston 5/25/18 ($15,258,065 remaining on contract), released 5/30/18
  • 6 years/$70M (2009-14)
    • signed extension with Florida 5/17/08
    • 09:$5.5M, 10:$7M, 11:$11M, 12:$15M, 13:$15.5M, 14:$16M
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star
    • extension does not include a no-trade clause
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Miami 7/25/12
    • LA Dodgers made qualifying offer 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$439,000 (2008)
    • renewed by Florida 3/2/08
  • 1 year/$402,000 (2007)
    • renewed by Florida 3/07
  • 1 year/$327,000 (2006)
    • re-signed by Florida 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/05
    • acquired by Florida in trade from Boston 11/24/05
  • signed by Boston 7/2000 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Andy Mota, Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 12.077 (through 2018)

Kennys Vargas 1b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 1/27/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 2019
    • signed for one year, about $1.5M by Chiba Lotte of Japan 11/18
  • 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/$540,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$517,500 (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
  • $800,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball
  • ML service: 2.010 (through 2017)

Neil Walker 1b
1 year/$2M (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 1/22/20 (minor-league contract with salary of $2M in majors)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 7/18/20
    • DFA by Philadelphia 9/11/20 (elected free agency 9/14/20)
    • retired 4/20/21
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 1/29/19
  • 1 year/$4M (2018)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 3/12/18
    • performance bonuses: $0.125M each for 425, 450, 475, 500 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$17.2M (2017)
    • NY Mets made $17.2M qualifying offer 11/16 (accepted 11/14/16)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from NY Mets 8/12/17, with Mets paying $1,699,454 of $4,699,453 remaining in 2017 salary
  • 1 year/$10.55M (2016)
    • signed by NY Mets 1/29/16 (avoided arbitration, $11.8M-$9.4M)
    • NY Mets made $17.2M qualifying offer 11/16
  • 1 year/$8M (2015)
    • lost arbitration with Pittsburgh 2/7/15 ($9M-$8M)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Pittsburgh 12/9/15
  • 1 year/$5.75M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.3M (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/31/13 (avoided arbitration, $3.6M-$3M)
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$437,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2009)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/09
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2004 (1-11) (Pine Richland HS, Pa.)
  • $1.95M signing bonus
  • agents: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 9.166 (through 2019)

 

Second Basemen

Humberto Arteaga 2b-ss
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/17/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Kansas City 9/8/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 6/20/19
    • non-tendered by Kansas City 12/2/19
  • signed by Kansas City 7/15/10 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $1.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.087 (through 2019)

Gordon Beckham 2b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 2/10/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by San Diego 3/14/20
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 6/29/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Mets 7/22/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 1/23/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $700,000 in majors, $138,000 in minors
    • contract selected by Detroit 3/23/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Seattle 3/23/18 (re-signed minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 5/14/18
    • DFA by Seattle 7/30/18, sent outright to Triple-A 8/2/18
    • contract selected by Seattle 8/17/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by San Francisco as a free agent 2/8/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.25M in majors)
    • released by San Francisco 3/23/17
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 3/31/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 9/2/17
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/3/15
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Atlanta 9/27/16
  • 1 year/$2M (2015)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/28/15
  • 1 year/$4.175M (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Chicago White Sox 8/21/14
    • non-tendered by LA Angels 12/2/14
  • 1 year/$2.975M (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$520,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/4/12
  • 1 year/$485,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/11
  • 1 year/$445,000 (2010)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 6/4/09
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2008 (1-8) (Georgia)
  • signed 8/13/08, $2.6M signing bonus
  • agent: Mike Milchin, ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 9.032 (through 2019)

Bret Boswell 2b-0f
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Colorado 11/20/20
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/21
    • DFA, released by Colorado 5/24/21
  • drafted by Colorado 2017 (8-236) (Texas)
  • $162,800 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.000

Christian Colon 2b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/4/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 7/24/20
    • DFA by Cincinnati 8/14/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 8/17/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/10/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 9/16/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 11/4/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/4/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Atlanta 5/14/18
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 5/20/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$564,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/17
    • claimed by Miami off waivers 5/16/17 after being DFA by Kansas City 5/10/17
    • DFA by Miami 6/23/17, sent outright to Triple-A 6/27/17
  • 1 year/$518,425 (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/16
  • 1 year/$509,525 (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/27/14
  • drafted by Kansas City 2010 (1-4) (Cal State Fullerton)
  • signed 6/25/10, $2.75M signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 2.109 (through 2019)

Chase d’Arnaud 2b-ss
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/17/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Texas 6/18/19
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 6/21/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/18
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/4/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 7/7/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by San Francisco 10/22/18
  • 1 year/$600,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/17
    • claimed by Boston off waivers 4/27/17 after being DFA by Atlanta 4/25/17
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers 5/21/17 after being DFA by Boston 5/18/17
    • DFA by San Diego 7/4/17, sent outright to Triple-A 7/7/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/13/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 9/14/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/7/15 (refused assignment 10/9/15)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 2/24/14
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 9/2/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 11/3/14
  • 1 year/$493,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 6/24/11
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2008 (4-114) (Pepperdine)
  • $293,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media
  • ML service: 3.056 (through 2018)

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)

Jake Elmore 2b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/10/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Pittsburgh 6/10/20
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 7/3/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Chicago White Sox 3/28/19
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 5/13/19
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 5/26/19, sent outright to Triple-A 5/29/19
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 9/17/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 10/25/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 2/10/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/8/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/15/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 6/28/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 10/28/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/5/14
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers from Cincinnati 11/7/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 1/29/15 (elected free agency)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 2/9/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 4/22/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$505,500 (2014)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade 2/27/14 after being DFA by Chicago White Sox 2/26/14
    • signed by Oakland 3/14
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers 8/2/14 after being DFA by Oakland 7/31/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 11/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers from Houston 11/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 8/11/12
    • claimed by Houston off waivers from Arizona 11/1/12
  • drafted by Arizona 2008 (34-1,038) (Arizona State)
  • ML service: 2.125

Danny Espinosa 2b
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/8/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/29/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Yankees 3/12/18
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 3/17/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Toronto 4/30/18 (exercised right to opt out of contract)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 5/6/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Dodgers 5/29/18
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 6/23/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Philadelphia 8/18
  • 1 year/$5.425M (2017)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Washington 12/10/16
    • signed by LA Angels 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by LA Angels 7/16/17, released 7/20/17
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 7/24/17
    • released by Seattle 8/20/17
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 8/25/17
    • DFA, sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 9/21/17
  • 1 year/$2.875M (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.8M (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/15/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$540,850 (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/26/14
  • 1 year/$526,250 (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/6/13
  • 1 year/$506,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2012)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$415,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Washington 9/1/10
  • drafted by Washington 2008 (3-87) (Long Beach State)
  • signed 8/11/08, $525,000 signing bonus
  • agent: MVP Sports (previously Boras Corp.)
  • ML service: 6.106 (through 2018)

Taylor Featherston 2b-ss
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/16/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/15/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Minnesota 6/19/18
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 7/25/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Philadelphia 6/9/17
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 8/28/17, sent outright to Triple-A 8/30/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade 2/10/16 after being DFA by LA Angels 2/5/16
    • signed by Philadelphia 3/16
    • DFA by Philadelphia 9/10/16, sent outright to Triple-A 9/12/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • selected by Chicago Cubs from Colorado in Rule 5 draft 12/11/14
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Chicago Cubs 12/11/1
    • signed by LA Angels 3/9/15
  • drafted by Colorado 2011 (5-168) (TCU)
  • $144,900 signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 1.067 (through 2018)

Nick Franklin 2b-of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 2/6/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Pittsburgh 6/29/19
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 7/5/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 2/15/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 5/8/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/17
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers 4/5/17 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 4/1/17
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade 6/30/17 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 6/27/17
    • DFA by LA Angels 7/29/17, sent outright to Triple-A 7/31/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/16
  • 1 year/$510,900 (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/8/15
  • 1 year/$510,200 (2014)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/20/14
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Seattle 7/31/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 5/27/13
  • drafted by Seattle 2009 (1-27) (Lake Brantley HS, Altamonte Springs, Fla.)
  • $1.28M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 3.092 (through 2018)

Greg Garcia 2b
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 2/9/21 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Detroit 3/27/21
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 4/22/21 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Philadelphia 5/3/21 (Garcia exercised right to opt out)
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2020)
    • re-signed by San Diego 12/2/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by San Diego 12/2/20
  • 1 year/$910,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by San Diego 11/30/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$569,600 (2018)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/18
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers from St. Louis 11/1/18
  • 1 year/$547,900 (2017)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/17
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 11/20/13
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
  • drafted by St. Louis 2010 (7-229) (Hawaii)
  • $75,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Meister Sports
  • ML service: 5.083

Scooter Gennett 2b
1 year/$9.775M (2019)

  • 1 year/$9.775M (2019)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Cincinnati 7/31/19 with $3,153,226 remaining on contract. As part of the trade, Reds pay Giants $2.15M, with Giants responsible for $1,003,226 balance.
    • released by San Francisco 8/27/19
  • 1 year/$5.7M (2018)
    • won arbitration with Cincinnati 2/17/18 ($5.7M-$5.1M)
  • 1 year/$2.525M (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 12/2/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers from Milwaukee 3/28/17
  • 1 year/$518,100 (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year/$516,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$504,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/26/13
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2010 (16-496) (Sarasota HS, Fla.)
  • $260,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Troy Caradonna, ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 5.071 (through 2018)

Alen Hanson 2b-of
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/23/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/19
    • DFA by San Francisco 3/8/19
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from San Francisco 4/2/19
    • DFA by Toronto 5/3/19, sent outright to Triple-A 5/7/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 12/22/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 4/29/18
  • 1 year/$541,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/17
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers 6/9/17 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 6/2/17
    • non-tendered by Chicago White Sox 12/1/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh11/20/13
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • signed by Pittsburgh 7/09 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 2.062 (through 2019)

Brett Lawrie 2b-3b
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 2/9/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Milwaukee 6/18/19
  • 2018
    • did not play
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 12/2/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Chicago White Sox 3/5/17 (due 30 days’ pay, $573,771)
  • 1 year/$4.125M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/14/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.925M (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Oakland 12/9/15
  • 1 year/$516,100 (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Toronto 11/28/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year/$482,500 (2012)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 8/5/11
  • acquired by Toronto in trade from Milwaukee 12/6/10
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2008 (1-16) (Brookswood SS, Langley, BC)
  • signed 8/5/08, $1.7M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 5.055 (through 2018)

Gregorio Petit 2b-ss
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/22/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Philadelphia 3/21/19
  • 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: 2.099 (through 2018)

Brandon Phillips 2b-3b
1 years (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 6/27/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 9/4/18
  • 6 years/$72.5M (2012-17)
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 4/10/12, replacing option year of previous deal
    • 12:$12.5M, 13:$10M, 14:$11M, 15:$12M, 16:$13M, 17:$14M
    • undisclosed amount to be deferred
    • award bonuses, including $75,000 for All-Star selection 
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 12 clubs)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Cincinnati 2/12/17, with Phillips waiving no-trade rights as 10-and-5 player in exchange for $0.5M assignment bonus for any subsequent trade (Reds pay $13M of Phillips’ 2017 salary of $14M)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Atlanta 8/31/17
  • 4 years/$27M (2008-11), plus 2012 club option
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/15/08 (avoided arbitration, $4.2M-$2.7M)
    • $0.75M signing bonus
    • 08:$2.75M, 09:$4.75M, 10:$6.75M, 11:$11M, 12:$12M club option ($1M buyout)
    • escalators based on awards may bring total package to $43.25M (2008 Gold Glove increases 2009 salary by $0.25M to $5M)
    • if traded, 2012 club option becomes mutual option
    • 2011 salary increased to $11.25M with 2010 Gold Glove
    • Cincinnati exercised $12M option for 2012 10/31/11
    • 2012 salary increased by $0.25M to $12.25M with 2011 Gold Glove
  • 1 year/$0.4075M (2007)
    • renewed by Cincinnati 3/07 (split contract, $196,200 in minors)
  • 1 year (2006)
    • renewed by Cleveland 3/06
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Cleveland after being DFA 4/06
  • 1 year/$0.3168M (2005)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/05
    • split contract paying $162,000 in minors
  • 1 year/$0.3009M (2009)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/03
  • 1 year (2002)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Montreal 6/23/03
  • drafted by Montreal 1999 (2-57) (Redan HS, Stone Mountain, Ga.)
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 13.049 (through 2018)

Sean Rodriguez 2b-3b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 2/4/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Miami 7/24/20
    • DFA by Miami 9/20/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 9/22/20
    • contract selected by Miami 10/7/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/8/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 4/24/19
  • 2 years/$11.5M (2017-18)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/16
    • $1.5M signing bonus
    • 17:$5M, 18:$5M
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Atlanta 8/5/17
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 8/29/18, released 9/1/18
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2016)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/18/15
    • performance bonuses:
      • $50,000 each for 100, 110, 120, 130, 140 games
      • $50,000 each for 250, 300, 350, 400, 450 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$1.9M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.475M (2014)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 300 plate appearances
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 12/1/14 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 11/26/14
  • 1 year/$1M (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 12/4/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$492,800 (2012)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$428,600 (2011)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/26/11
  • 1 year/$405,500 (2010)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/10
  • 1 year/$405,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/23/09
    • award bonuses: $25,000 for All Star
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from LA Angels 9/1/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 11/2/07
  • drafted by LA Angels 2003 (3-90) (Braddock HS, Miami)
  • $400,000 signing bonus
  • agent: MVP Sports
  • ML service: 11.102

Kelby Tomlinson 2b-ss
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Colorado as free agent 1/6/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 11/20/18 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $850,000 in majors
    • released by Arizona 5/12/19
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 6/1/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.56M (2018)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by San Francisco 10/22/18
  • 1 year/$543,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/17
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 8/3/15
  • drafted by San Francisco 2011 (12-387) (Texas Tech)
  • agent: Sports Pro Services
  • ML service: 2.115 (through 2019)

Devon Travis 2b
1 year/$1.95M (2019)

  • 1 year/$1.95M (2019)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 11/4/19
  • 1 year/$1.45M (2018)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$545,200 (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year/$511,200 (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/5/15
  • acquired by Toronto in trade from Detroit 11/12/14
  • drafted by Detroit 2012 (13-424) (Florida State)
  • $200,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 4.163 (through 2019)

Ben Zobrist 2b-of
4 years/$56M (2016-19)

  • 4 years/$56M (2016-19)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/9/15
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 16:$10M, 17:$16M, 18:$16M, 19:$12M
    • full no-trade protection for 2016-18
    • limited no-trade protection for 2019 (may block deals to 8 clubs)
    • placed on restricted list 5/8/19 (personal reasons), activated 9/1/19
  • 4 years/$18M (2010-13), plus 2014-15 club options
    • signed extension with Tampa Bay 4/22/10
    • replaced 1 year/$438,100 deal signed 3/3/10
    • $561,900 signing bonus
    • 10:$438,100, 11:$4.5M, 12:$4.5M, 13:$5.5M, 14:$7M club option ($2.5M buyout), 15:$7.5M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • 2015 option may increase based on finish in 2010-14 MVP vote
    • assignment bonus: $750,000 before end of 2011 season, $500,000 after 2011 season but before end of ’13 season, $250,000 after ’13 season
    • Zobrist to donate up to $450,000 to club charity
    • Tampa Bay exercised 2014 option 11/2/13
    • Tampa Bay exercised 2015 option 10/31/14
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Tampa Bay 1/10/15
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Oakland 7/28/15 (Athletics pay more than $2M of $2,786,885 remaining on Zobrist’s deal for 2015, with Royals paying the balance)
  • 1 year/$415,900 (2009)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/23/09
    • award bonuses: $10,000 for All Star; $20,000 for Gold Glove ($10,000 for finishing 2nd, $5,000 for 3rd)
  • 1 year/$395,800 (2008)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/08
  • 1 year/$383,400 (2007)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Houston 7/12/06 (A Huff deal)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 7/31/06
  • drafted by Houston 2004 (6-184) (Dallas Baptist)
  • agent: Bobby Witt, Octagon
  • ML service: 12.034 (through 2019)

 

Shortstops

Abiatal Avelino ss
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/20
    • DFA by San Francisco 8/10/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 8/16/20
    • released by San Francisco 9/7/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from NY Yankees 8/31/18
    • contract selected by San Francisco 9/4/18
  • signed by NY Yankees 12/26/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.037 (through 2019)

Andres Blanco ss
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/31/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/7/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $850,000 in majors)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/30/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.1M in majors)
    • may earn additional $400,000 in performance bonuses
    • released by San Francisco 3/23/18
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 4/2/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$3M (2017)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/14/16
  • 1 year/$1.45M (2016)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 12/2/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$850,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/13/14 (minor-league contract with salary of $850,000 in majors)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 4/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 11/20/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 6/29/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/17/14 (refused outright)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/2/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/16/11 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Washington 3/29/12
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 3/31/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$520,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/2/11
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2010)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago Cubs 3/26/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 5/27/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • signed by Cubs as a free agent 1/15/08 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/07
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Kansas City 10/29/07
  • 1 year/$327,500 (2006)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/06
  • signed by Kansas City 2000 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: GSE
  • ML service: 7.007 (through 2019)

C.J. Chatham ss
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Boston 1/18/21
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/21
    • released by Philadelphia 3/28/21
  • 1 year/$563,500 (2020)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Boston 3/20
  • drafted by Boston 2016 (2-51) (Florida Atlantic)
  • $1.1M signing bonus ($1.2328M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Pedro Floriman Jr. ss
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/4/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/13/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $6M in majors)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 3/16/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 11/2/18 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/12/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 8/17/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 11/6/17 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$521,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/16
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 4/3/16, sent outright to Triple-A 4/13/16
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 9/6/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 11/2/16
  • 1 year/$521,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 4/5/15, sent outright to Triple-A 4/11/15
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 7/22/15
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 8/19/15, sent outright to Triple-A 8/25/15
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 9/2/15
  • 1 year/$517,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
    • claimed by Washington off waivers from Minnesota 9/18/14
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers from Washington 11/20/14
  • 1 year/$495,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers from Baltimore 12/5/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 12/12/11
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 8/15/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 11/18/09
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/9/10
  • signed by Baltimore 6/04 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: El Juego Sports
  • ML service: 3.126 (through 2018)

Dawel Lugo ss-3b
1 year/$570,100 (2020)

  • 1 year/$570,100 (2020)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/20
    • DFA by Detroit 8/17/20
  • 1  year (2019)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Arizona 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/17
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Arizona 7/18/17
  • acquired by Arizona in trade from Toronto 8/8/15
  • signed by Toronto 7/3/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $1.3M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.044

Jack Reinheimer ss
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/18/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 2019
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Chicago Cubs 11/20/18
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers 1/28/19 after being DFA by Texas 1/24/19
    • DFA by Baltimore 2/7/19, sent outright to Triple-A 2/14/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/18
    • claimed by NY Mets off waivers 7/31/18 after being DFA by Arizona 7/27/18
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from NY Mets 11/2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Arizona 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/17
  • acquired by Arizona in trade from Seattle 6/3/15
  • signed by Seattle 2013 (5-147) (East Carolina)
  • $327,600 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.044

Matt Reynolds ss
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/15/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 9/8/20
    • DFA by Kansas City 9/12/20 (elected free agency)
  • 2019
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Washington 1/17/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • acquired by Washington in trade 2/12/18 after being DFA by NY Mets 2/7/18
    • re-signed by Washington 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 10/12/15
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • drafted by NY Mets 2012 (2-71) (Arkansas)
  • $525,000 signing bonus ($723,600 slot)
  • ML service: 1.093

Addison Russell ss
1 year/$4.3M (2019)

  • 1 year/$4.3M (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • roster bonuses: $100,000 each for 30, 60, 90, 120 days on active Major League roster. $200,000 for 150 days
    • non-tendered by Chicago Cubs 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$3.2M (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • placed on restricted list 9/21/18 (domestic violence investigation)
  • 1 year/$644,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/17
  • 1 year/$527,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 4/21/15
  • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Oakland 7/4/14
  • drafted by Oakland 2012 (1-11) (Pace HS, Fla.)
  • $2.625M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 4.118 (through 2019)

 

Third Basemen

Cody Asche 3b-lf
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/18/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 2/7/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Dodgers 3/26/19
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 5/3/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/15/17 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Kansas City, contract selected 4/4/18
    • released by NY Yankees 5/1/18
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 5/3/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$535,000 (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 3/31/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 5/16/17
  • 1 year/$530,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/16
    • DFA, non-tendered by Philadelphia 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$517,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 7/30/13
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2011 (4-151) (Nebraska)
  • $168,300 signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.089 (through 2019)

Kaleb Cowart 3b
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • claimed by Detroit off waivers 1/24/19 after being DFA by Seattle 1/21/19
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers from Detroit 2/23/19
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 3/20/19
    • contract selected by LA Angels 9/18/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 10/28/19 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/18
    • claimed by Seattle off waivers from LA Angels 12/10/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 8/18/15
  • drafted by LA Angels 2010 (1-18) (Cook HS, Adel, Ga.)
  • $2.3M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 1.095 (through 2019)

Zack Cozart 3b
3 years/$38M (2018-20)

  • 3 years/$38M (2018-20)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/15/17
    • 18:$12,666,666, 19:$12,666,667, 20:$12,666,667
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from LA Angels 12/10/19
    • DFA by San Francisco 1/13/20, released
  • 1 year/$5.325M (2017)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.925M (2016)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.35M (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$600,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
  • 1 year/$527,500 (2013)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/13
  • 1 year/$480,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/19/10
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2007 (2-79) (Mississippi)
  • signed 6/21/07, $407,250 signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 8.084 (through 2019)

Ryan Flaherty 3b-ss
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/7/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $800,000 in majors
    • released by Cleveland 3/20/19 (exercised opt-out provision)
    • re-signed by Cleveland as a free agent 4/1/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 9/1/19
  • 1 year/$750,000 (2018)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/7/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.9M in majors)
    • may earn additional $0.3M in performance bonuses
    • released by Philadelphia 3/22/18
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/25/18
    • DFA by Atlanta 8/20/18, sent outright to Triple-A 8/23/18
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/2/18
  • 1 year/$1.8M (2017)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for All-Star, Gold Glove
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2016)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.075M (2015)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/25/15 (avoided arbitration, $1.5M-$0.9M)
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 400 plate appearances
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove, LCS MVP, World Series MVP
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/11/14
  • 1 year/$493,500 (2013)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/13
  • 1 year/$480,000 (2012)
    • selected by Baltimore from Chicago Cubs in Rule 5 draft 12/8/11
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/10/12
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2008 (1s-41) (Vanderbilt)
  • $906,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Jeff Berry, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 7.029 (through 2019)

Todd Frazier 3b
1 year/$1.5M (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 2/19/21 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.5M in majors)
    • performance bonuses based on plate appearances: $100,000 each for 275, 325, 375 PA. $150,000 each for 425, 475 PA
    • may opt out of contract 3/25/21 if not on Major League roster
    • released by Pittsburgh 3/26/21
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 3/30/21 (minor-league contract with May opt-out date)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 4/22/21
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 5/10/21, sent outright to Triple-A 5/14/21 (refused assignment, elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$5M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/15/20
    • 20:$3.5M, 21:$5.75M club option ($1.5M buyout)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Texas 8/31/20
    • NY Mets declined 2021 option 10/28/20
  • 2 years/$17M (2018-19)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/6/18
    • 18:$8M, 19:$9M
    • assignment bonus: $0.5M if traded
  • 1 year/$12M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/18/17
  • 2 years/$12M (2015-16)
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 2/8/15 (avoided arbitration, $5.7M-$3.9M)
    • $1.5M signing bonus
    • 15:$3M, 16:$7.5M
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Cincinnati 12/16/15
  • 1 year/$600,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
  • 1 year/$527,500 (2013)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/19/10
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2007 (1s-34) (Rutgers)
  • signed 7/07, $825,000 signing bonus
  • agent: CAA
  • ML service: 9.071

Jedd Gyorko 2b-3b
1 year/$2M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$2M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/14/20
    • 20:$1M, 21:$4.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • 2021 option increases to $5.5M with 400 plate appearances in 2020, $7M with 500 PAs in 2020
  • 6 years/$35.5109M (2014-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed extension with San Diego 4/14/14
    • 14:$510,900, 15:$2M, 16:$4M, 17:$6M, 18:$9M, 19:$13M, 20:$13M club option ($1M buyout)
    • 2020 option may increase by $2M and buyout by $750,000 based on All-Star selections and finishes in 2014-19 MVP voting
    • perks: suite on road 
    • replaced 3/3/14 split contract for $0.5109M ($0.294M in minors)
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from San Diego 12/8/15 (as part of the deal, Padres pay Cardinals $2.5M in 2018 and $5M in 2019)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from St. Louis 7/31/19 with $5,193,548 remaining on contract (as part of the trade, Cardinals pay Dodgers $2,938,710)
    • LA Dodgers declined 2020 option 11/3/19
  • 1 year/$490,000 (2013)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 3/31/13
  • drafted by San Diego 2011 (2-59) (West Virginia)
  • $614,700 signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 7.164

Jung-ho Kang 3b
1 year/$3M (2019)

  • 1 year/$3M (2019)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 11/8/18
    • performance bonuses based on plate appearances: $625,000 each for 200, 300, 400, 500 PAs
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 8/2/19, released 8/4/19
  • 4 years/$11M (2015-18), plus 2019 club option
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent from South Korea 1/16/15
    • 15:$2.5M, 16:$2.5M, 17:$2.75M, 18:$3M, 19:$5.5M club option ($250,000 buyout)
    • annual performance bonuses: $75,000 for 475 plate appearances. $100,000 each for 500, 525, 550 PAs. $0.175M for 575 PAs. $200,000 for 600 PA.
    • perks: Up to $50,000 a year for four round-trip business class flights to South Korea for Kang and family. Up to $5,000 annually in shipping expenses. Interpreter with annual salary up to $60,000. English-language instruction.
    • to be released at contract’s end, becoming a free agent
    • placed on restricted list 3/12/17 (visa issue)
    • Pittsburgh declined 2019 option 10/31/18
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group (previously Alan Nero, Octagon)
  • ML service: 2.003 (through 2018)

Eduardo Nunez 3b
1 year/$1.25M (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/20 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.25M in majors
    • contract selected by NY Mets 7/23/20
  • 1 year/$6M (2018), plus 2019 player option
    • re-signed by Boston 2/18/18
    • 18:$4M, 19:$4M player option ($2M buyout)
    • 2019 option may increase $1M based on 2018 plate appearances
    • may earn additional $1M annually in performance bonuses
    • Nunez exercised 2019 player option at $5M 11/1/18
    • DFA by Boston 7/15/19, released 7/20/19
  • 1 year/$4.2M (2017)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from San Francisco 7/25/17
  • 1 year/$1.475M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.025M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$576,900 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade 4/7/14 after being DFA by NY Yankees 4/1/14
  • 1 year/$533,300 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year/$523,800 (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year/$419,300 (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Yankees 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Yankees 3/12/10
  • signed by NY Yankees 2/28/04 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 9.033

Trevor Plouffe 3b
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/21/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Philadelphia 3/21/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/12/18 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.75M in majors
    • may earn additional $0.3M in performance bonuses
    • released by Texas 3/23/18
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 3/26/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Texas 4/10/18
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 4/23/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 7/10/18
    • DFA by Philadelphia 7/31/18, sent outright to Triple-A 8/5/18
  • 1 year/$5.25M (2017)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 1/18/17
    • performance bonuses: $0.15M for 350 plate appearances. $0.3M for 450, 525 PAs
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade 6/17/17 after being DFA by Oakland 6/15/17 (A’s to pay more than $2M of $3,040,984 left on contract)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 8/25/17
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 9/4/17
  • 1 year/$7.25M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/25/16 (avoided arbitration, $7.95M-$7M)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 11/18/16 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$4.8M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 2015
    • arbitration-eligible ($M-$M)
  • 1 year/$2.35M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.52M (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • 1 year/$0.485M (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/7/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/19/08
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/8/09
  • drafted by Minnesota 2004 (1-20) (Crespi HS, Northridge, Calif.)
  • $1.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Nez Balelo, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 7.017 (through 2018)

Yangervis Solarte 3b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/15/20 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 2/15/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.75M in majors)
    • may earn additional $250,000 in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by San Francisco 3/19
    • DFA by San Francisco 5/7/19, sent outright to Triple-A 5/10/19 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 6/13/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 2 years/$7.5M (2017-18), plus 2019-20 club options
    • signed extension with San Diego 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • $250,000 signing bonus
    • 17:$2.5M, 18:$4M, 19:$5.5M club option ($750,000 buyout), 20:$8M club option ($750,000 buyout)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from San Diego 1/6/18
    • Toronto declined 2019 option 10/31/18
    • non-tendered by Toronto 11/30/18
  • 1 year/$525,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/16
  • 1 year/$516,400 (2015)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/10/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/14/14 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 4/1/14
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from NY Yankees 7/22/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/12/12 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/30/11 (minor-league contract)
  • signed by Minnesota 6/05 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: GSE Worldwide
  • ML service: 5.044 (through 2019)

 

Outfielders

Dustin Ackley lf
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/9/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Seattle 3/13/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 4/6/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 2/17 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $2.25M in majors
    • may earn additional $1.4M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$3.2M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by NY Yankees 11/18/16
  • 1 year/$2.6M (2015)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $50,000 for 500 plate appearances
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Seattle 7/30/15 with $937,704 remaining on contract
  • 5 years/$7.5M (2010-14)
    • signed Major League contract with Seattle 8/17/09
    • $6M signing bonus (paid in five annual installments of $1.2M)
    • 10:$0.4M, 11:$0.3M, 12:$0.2M, 13:$0.3M, 14:$0.3M
    • salaries in majors: 10:$0.5M, 11:$0.6M, 12:$0.9M, 13:$1.5M, 14:$0.5M
    • if Ackley would otherwise be eligible for arbitration, he may void remainder of deal and go to arbitration
  • drafted by Seattle 2009 (1-2) (North Carolina)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 5.087 (through 2018)

Lane Adams rf
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 2/19/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 1/11/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Philadelphia 7/1/19
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 7/31/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$575,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/18
    • DFA by Atlanta 4/19/18, sent outright to Triple-A 4/25/18 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 5/5/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 6/30/18
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 7/16/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 9/1/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 10/31/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/2/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 4/25/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 1/15/16 after being DFA by Kansas City 1/6/16
    • DFA by NY Yankees 2/1/16, sent outright to Triple-A 2/11/16
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 8/3/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/21/14
  • drafted by Kansas City 2009 (13-293) (Red Oak HS, Okla.)
  • $225,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Platinum Sports
  • ML service: 1.037 (through 2019)

Jose Bautista 3b-rf
1 year/$545,000 (2018)

  • 1 year/$545,000 (2018)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 4/18/18 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/4/18
    • released by Atlanta 5/20/18
    • 1 year/$545,000 (2018), signed by NY Mets as a free agent 5/22/18
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from NY Mets 8/28/18
  • 1 year/$18.5M (2017), plus 2018, 2019 options
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/18/17
    • 17:$18M, 18:$17M mutual option ($0.5M buyout). 19:$20M option (guaranteed with 300 games played in 2017-18 and with no physical impairment preventing Bautista from playing in 2019)
    • Toronto declined 2017 option 11/17
  • 5 years/$65M (2011-15), plus 2016 option
    • signed extension with Toronto 2/17/11 (avoided arbitration, $10.5M-$7.6M)
    • 11:$8M, 12-15:$14M annually, 16:$14M club option ($1M buyout)
    • Toronto exercised 2016 option 11/3/15
    • Toronto made $17.2M qualifying offer 11/16 (rejected)
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 12/13/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.8M (2008)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/17/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • $0.1M in performance bonuses based on games, PAs
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Pittsburgh 8/21/08
  • 1 year/$0.3975M (2007)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/05
  • 1 year/$0.3 (2004)
    • selected by Baltimore from Pittsburgh in Rule 5 draft 12/03
    • signed by Baltimore 2/04
    • claimed by Tampa Bay off waivers from Baltimore 6/3/04
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Tampa Bay 6/28/04
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Kansas City 7/30/04
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from NY Mets 7/30/04
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2000 (20-599) (Chipola JC, Fla.)
  • agent: Jay Alou, Epitome Sports
  • ML service: 13.142 (through 2018)

Emilio Bonifacio of
1 year/$1M (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/28/20 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • contract selected by Washington 7/22/20
    • DFA by Washington 8/6/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 8/7/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/28/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 8/31/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/9/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.25M in majors)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 3/30/17
    • DFA by Atlanta 6/2/17, released 6/6/17
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 7/31/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/18/15
    • performance bonuses: $0.2M each for 250, 300, 350, 400 plate appearances. $0.1M each for 450, 500 PAs
    • DFA by Atlanta 4/2/16, released 4/6/16
    • re-signed by Atlanta 4/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 6/21/16
    • DFA by Atlanta 7/7/16, sent outright to Triple-A 7/9/16
    • contract selected by Atlanta 9/17/16
    • Bonifacio elected free agency 11/16
  • 1 year/$4M (2015), plus 2016 club option
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/5/15
    • 15:$3M, 16:$4M club option ($1M buyout)
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 8/16/15, released 8/18/15
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2014)
    • 1 year/$3.5M (2004), re-signed by Kansas City 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Kansas City 2/1/14, released 2/12/14 (due 30 days’ termination pay of $573,771)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 2/15/14 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $2.5M in majors, with $0.425M in performance bonuses
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/31/14
  • 1 year/$2.6M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Toronto 8/14/13
  • 1 year/$2.2M (2012)
    • won in arbitration with Miami 2/8/12 ($2.2M-$1.95M)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Miami 11/13/12
  • 1 year/$425,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/1/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Florida 2/27/10
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2009)
    • signed by Florida 3/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/9/08
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Arizona 7/22/08
    • acquired by Florida in trade from Washington 11/11/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 11/06
  • signed by Arizona 2001 as amateur free agent from Dominican Republic
  • agent: Gene Mato (previously Paul Kinzer, Wasserman Media Group)
  • ML service: 8.007

Peter Bourjos cf
1 year/$1M (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/16/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 3/27/19
    • released by LA Angels 5/10/19
  • 1 year/$1M (2018)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 2/2/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.45M in majors)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 3/23/18
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/25/18
    • DFA by Atlanta 4/25/18, released 4/29/18
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 5/1/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/31/18
    • DFA by Atlanta 6/30/18, sent outright to Triple-A 7/18 (refused assignment 7/2/18)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 7/13/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/27/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.35M in majors)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Chicago White Sox 3/27/17
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 4/1/17
  • 1 year/$2M (2016)
    • claimed by Philadelphia off waivers from St. Louis 12/2/15
    • signed by Philadelphia 12/2/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.65M (2015)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/15/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.2M (2014)
    • signed by St. Louis 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from LA Angels 11/22/13
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$414,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 11/19/09
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/10
  • drafted by LA Angles 2005 (10-313) (Notre Dame HS, Scottsdale)
  • $325,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Dishman Sports
  • ML service: 7.127 (through 2018)

Ryan Braun lf
5 years/$105M (2016-20), plus 2021 mutual option

  • 5 years/$105M (2016-20), plus 2021 option
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 4/21/11
    • $10M signing bonus (paid in 4 equal installments each April 1 from 2012 to 2015)
    • 16:$19M, 17:$19M, 18:$19M, 19:$18M, 20:$16M, 21:$15M mutual option ($4M buyout)
    • price of option may increase to $20M based on MVP, Silver Slugger, Gold Glove awards (if earned, award escalators are deferred without interest)
    • $18M in salary ($4M each in 2016-18 and $3M each in 2019-20) deferred without interest, to be paid in equal installments each July 1 from 2022 to 2031
    • no-trade protection allowing Braun to block deals to all but six clubs, including as of 2016 Arizona, LA Angels, LA Dodgers, Miami, San Diego and San Francisco (as of 2015 list included all clubs except LA Angels, LA Dodgers, Miami, Tampa Bay and Washington)
    • may block trade to any club after earning 10-and-5 rights 5/14/17
    • Milwaukee declined 2021 option 10/30/20
  • 8 years/$45M (2008-15)
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 5/15/08, replacing 1 year/$0.455M contract for 2008 renewed 3/2/08
    • $2.3M signing bonus
    • 08:$455,000, 09:$745,000, 10:$1M, 11:$4M, 12:$6M, 13:$8.5M, 14:$10M, 15:$12M
    • may earn additional $6M if Braun qualifies as a Super 2 after 2009 season, increasing salaries to: 10:$3.5M, 11:$5.5M, 12:$7.5M, 13:$9M (did not qualify)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star selection
    • no-trade clause 2008-11, limited no-trade clause 2012-13 (may block deals to 12 clubs), limited no-trade clause 2014-15 (may block deals to 6 clubs)
    • perks: suite for home games
    • Braun to donate $25,000 annually to club charity
    • placed on restricted list 7/22/13 (PED investigation)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 5/25/07
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2005 (1-5) (Miami, Fla.)
  • signed 6/05, $2.45M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Nez Balelo)
  • ML service: 13.129

Billy Burns of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/4/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 2018
    • DFA by Kansas City 2/28/18, sent outright to Triple-A 3/4/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/17
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/16
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Oakland 7/29/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Oakland 7/28/14
  • acquired by Oakland 12/11/13 in trade from Washington
  • drafted by Washington 2011 (32-967) (Mercer)
  • ML service: 2.030 (through 2018)

Melky Cabrera lf
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 6/29/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Mets 7/22/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 2/10/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.15M in majors)
    • may earn additional $850,000 in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 3/23/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 4/23/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 5/20/18
    • DFA by Cleveland 6/14/18, refused assignment, elected free agency 6/18/18
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 7/5/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 7/20/18
  • 3 years/$42M (2015-17)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/16/14
    • 15:$13M, 16:$14M, 17:$15M
    • limited no-trade protection
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/30/17, with White Sox paying about half ($2,581,967) of $5,163,934 due Cabrera for 2017
  • 2 years/$16M (2013-14)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/20/12
    • Toronto made qualifying offer 11/1/14
    • 13:$8M, 14:$8M
    • Toronto made qualifying offer 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$6M (2012)
    • signed by San Francisco 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • placed on restricted list 8/15/12
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2011)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/9/10
    • $250,000 in performance bonuses
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Kansas City 11/7/11
  • 1 year/$3.1M (2010)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/14/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Atlanta 10/18/10
  • 1 year/$1.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each 525, 550, 575, 600 PAs
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from NY Yankees 12/22/09 (Yankees pay $500,000 to Braves in deal)
  • 1 year/$461,200 (2008)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/4/08
  • 1 year/$432,400 (2007)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/07
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 7/05
  • signed 2001 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: GSE Worldwide (previously ACES)
  • ML service: 13.077 (through 2019)

Ezequiel Carrera of
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by LA Dodgers 1/30/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.9M (2018)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/11/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Toronto 2/26/18, sent outright to Triple-A 3/1/18
    • released by Toronto 3/11/18 (due 30 days’ pay, $306,452)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/12/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.1625M (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$521,800 (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/3/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 5/2/15
    • DFA by Toronto 8/1/15, sent outright to Triple-A 8/3/15
    • contract selected by Toronto 8/18/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 1/9/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Detroit 8/1/14
    • DFA by Detroit 11/20/14 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/11/13
    • claimed by Philadelphia off waivers 4/2/13 after being DFA by Cleveland 3/25/13
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers 5/2/13 after being DFA by Philadelphia 4/30/13
    • DFA by Cleveland 5/5/13, sent outright to Triple-A 5/7/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/26/10
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Seattle 6/27/10
  • acquired by Seattle in trade from NY Mets 12/11/08
  • signed by NY Mets 4/4/05 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 4.039 (through 2018)

Yoenis Cespedes lf
4 years/$110M (2017-20)

  • 4 years/$110M (2017-20)
    • re-signed by NY Mets as a free agent 11/30/16
    • 17:$22.5M, 18:$29M, 19:$29M, 20:$29.5M
    • full no-trade protection
    • matches Alex Rodriguez at $27.5M average annual value, second-largest AAV ever for position player behind Miguel Cabrera’s $29.2M
    • The Mets withheld part of Cespedes’ 2019 salary, alleging he was injured during an activity – working at his ranch – prohibited by his contract. The MLBPA filed a grievance, and both sides agreed on a restructured contract before hearing 12/19. Under the new deal:
      • Cespedes’ 2019 salary was cut to $22,919,355 (147/186 days)
      • His 2020 salary is reduced by $23.5 to $6M, plus bonuses, with his base salary increasing to $11M if he does not start the 2020 season on the injured list with a right foot or ankle injury related to his May 2019 injury. Rate of pay increases to $11M in-season once added to active roster or placed on the injured list with a non-related injury.
      • performance bonuses based on plate appearances: $250,000 each for 200, 250, 275 PA. $500,000 each for 300, 350, 375, 400 PA. $750,000 each for 425, 450, 475 PA. $1M each for 525, 550, 575, 650 PA.
      • award bonuses: $1M for MVP ($250,000 for second in vote, $100,000 for third, $50,000 for fourth, $25,000 for fifth). $750,000 each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger. $500,000 each for All Star selection, WS MVP, LCS MVP
      • assignment bonus: $2M with traded to AL club, $500,000 with trade to NL club, with the bonus money owed by acquiring team
      • 2020 contribution to club charity is eliminated
    • opted out of 2020 season, placed on restricted list 8/2/20
  • 3 years/$75M (2016-18)
    • re-signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/26/16
    • $10M signing bonus
    • 16:$17.5M, 17:$23.75M, 18:$23.75M
    • Cespedes may opt out of contract after 2016 season
    • full no-trade protection
    • Cespedes exercised right to opt out of contract 11/2/16
    • NY Mets made $17.2M qualifying offer 11/16 (rejected)
  • 4 years/$36M (2012-15)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent from Cuba (via the Dominican Republic) 2/13/12
    • 12:$6.5M, 13:$8.5M, 14:$10.5M, 15:$10.5M
    • free agent after 2015 season (club must release Cespedes and may not make him a one-year qualifying offer in order to receive draft-pick compensation if he signs elsewhere)
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Oakland 7/31/14 (Lester/Gomes deal) (A’s pay $650,000 remaining on Cespedes’ 2014 salary, and Red Sox cover $1.8M portion of Lester’s 2014 salary.)
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Boston 12/11/14
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Detroit 7/31/15 with $3,729,508 remaining on contract
    • Cespedes and NY Mets agreed to drop clause requiring release 9/15
  • agent: Brodie Van Wagenen / Roc Nation (previously Adam Katz)
  • ML service: 8.028

Khris Davis dh-lf
2 years/$33.5M (2020-21)

  • 2 years/$33.5M (2020-21)
    • signed extension with Oakland 4/18/19
    • 19:$16.75M, 20:$16.75M
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Oakland 2/6/21
    • DFA by Texas 6/8/21, released 6/13/21
  • 1 year/$16.5M (2019)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$10.5M (2018)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/10/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$5M (2017)
    • won arbitration with Oakland 2/1/17 ($5M-$4.65M)
  • 1 year/$524,500 (2016)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Milwaukee 2/12/16
    • signed by Oakland 3/16
  • 1 year/$519,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/15
  • 1 year/$503,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year/$490,000 (2013)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/26/13
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2009 (7-226) (Cal State-Fullerton)
  • $125,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 7.104

Rajai Davis cf
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/17/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 5/22/19
    • DFA by NY Mets 5/26/19, sent outright to Triple-A 5/28/19
    • contract selected by NY Mets 8/20/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/17/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.75M in majors)
    • may earn additional $3.25M in majors
    • may opt out of contract 3/22/18 if not on Major League roster
    • contract selected by Cleveland 3/18
  • 1 year/$6M (2017)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 1/3/17
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M for 500 plate appearances. $150,000 for 550 PAs. $200,000 for 600 PAs.
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Oakland 8/23/17
  • 1 year/$5.25M (2016)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/16/15
    • may earn additional $1.225M in performance bonuses: $175,000 each for 400, 425, 450, 475, 500, 525, 550 plate appearances
  • 2 years/$10M (2014-15)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/10/13
    • 14:$5M, 15:$5M
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 10/31/12
  • 2 years/$5.75M (2011-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with Toronto 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • 11:$2.5M, 12:$2.75M, 13:$3M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • Toronto declined 2013 option 10/31/12
  • 1 year/$1.35M (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses based on PAs
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Oakland 11/17/10
  • 1 year/$410,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/21/09
  • 1 year/$392,500 (2008)
    • DFA by San Francisco 4/19/08
    • claimed off waivers by Oakland 4/23/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/07
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Pittsburgh 7/31/07
  • 1 year/$327,000 (2006)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 2/06
  • 1 year/$316,000 (2005)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/05 (split contract)
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2001 (38-1,134) (Connecticut-Avery Point JC)
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 12.043 (through 2019)

Alejandro De Aza cf-lf
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 7/17/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 3/2/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Washington 3/24/18
    • re-signed by Washington 3/25/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Washington 8/8/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Oakland as a free agent 1/20/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.75M in majors)
    • may earn additional $1M in performance bonuses
    • released by Oakland 3/27/17 (exercised right to opt out)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 6/14/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Washington 8/16/17
  • 1 year/$5.75M (2016)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/15
    • may earn additional $1.25M in performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 400, 450, 500, 550, 600 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$5M (2015)
    • lost in arbitration with Baltimore 2/21/15 ($5.65M-$5M)
    • acquired by Boston in trade 6/3/15 after being DFA by Baltimore 5/27/15
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Boston 8/31/15
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Chicago White Sox 8/31/14
  • 1 year/$2.075M (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/4/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Florida 5/17/09
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers from Florida 10/21/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • re-signed by Florida 2/22/08
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Florida 10/1/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • contract purchased by Florida 4/07
  • selected by Florida from LA Dodgers in Rule 5 draft 12/04
  • signed 2001 by LA Dodgers as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Magnus Sports
  • ML service: 8.014 (through 2019)

Jacoby Ellsbury cf
7 years/$153M (2014-20), plus 2021 option

  • 7 years/$153M (2014-20), plus 2021 option
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/13/13
    • 14-20: $21,142,857.15 annually. 21:$21M club option ($5M buyout)
    • full no-trade protection
    • perks: right to purchase six Legends Suite tickets per year
    • NY Yankees released Ellsbury 11/20/19 after converting his contract to a non-guaranteed deal and refusing to pay remaining $26,142,857. The Yankees contend Ellsbury violated the terms of his contract when he saw a physician without the club’s consent. The MLBPA has filed a grievance on Ellsbury’s behalf.
  • 1 year/$9M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • Boston made qualifying offer 11/4/13
  • 1 year/$8.05M (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2011)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 600, 700 PAs
  • 1 year/$496,500 (2010)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$449,500 (2009)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/09
  • 1 year/$406,000 (2008)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/6/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Boston 6/30/07
  • drafted by Boston 2005 (1-23) (Oregon State)
  • signed 7/06, $1.4M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp. (previously Joe Urbon)
  • ML service: 12.037 (through 2019)

Evan Gattis dh-of-c
1 year/$6.7M (2018)

  • 1 year/$6.7M (2018)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.4M (2016), plus 2017 club option
    • re-signed by Houston 2/16/16 (avoided arbitration, $3.85M-$3M)
    • 16:$3.3M, 17:$5.2M club option ($0.1M buyout)
    • Houston exercised 2017 option 11/16
  • 1 year/$0.5265M (2015)
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Atlanta 1/14/15
    • signed by Houston 3/15
  • 1 year/$520,250 (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/25/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 3/31/13
  • drafted by Atlanta 2010 (23-704) (Texas-Permian Basin, Odessa, Texas)
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 6.000 (through 2018)

Carlos Gomez cf
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 3/1/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 5/17/19
    • DFA by NY Mets 6/30/19, sent outright to Triple-A 7/1/19 (refused assignment, elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$4M (2018)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 2/21/18
    • performance bonuses: $100,000 each for 80, 90, 100, 110, 120 games
    • assignment bonus of $500,000 with trade
  • 1 year/$11.5M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/13/16
  • 3 years/$24M (2014-16)
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 3/13/13
    • 14:$7M, 15:$8M, 16:$9M
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Milwaukee 7/30/15 with $11,885,245 left on contract ($2,885,245 in 2015 and $9M in 2016)
    • DFA by Houston 8/10/16, released 8/18/16
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 8/20/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/25/16
  • 1 year/$4.3M (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/17/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.9625M (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/12/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 450, 475, 500, 525 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2011)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 12/17/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.15M (2010)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$437,500 (2009)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/8/09
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Minnesota 11/6/09
  • 1 year/$395,000 (2008)
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from NY Mets 2/1/08
    • signed by Minnesota 2/27/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 11/06
    • signed by NY Mets 3/07
  • signed by NY Mets 7/02 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: MVP Sports (previously Boras Corp.)
  • ML service: 11.141 (through 2018)

Carlos Gonzalez rf
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 2/11/20 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $750,000 in majors
    • released by Seattle 5/28/20
  • 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
    • DFA by Cleveland 5/22/19, released 5/26/19
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 6/1/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 6/3/19
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 6/29/19, sent outright to Triple-A 7/1/19 (refused assignment)
  • 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: 10.131 (through 2019)

Gorkys Hernandez of
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 2/17/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Chicago White Sox 6/13/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/12/18 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • contract selected by Boston 9/1/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 10/18/19 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$561,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/18
    • non-tendered by San Francisco 11/30/18
  • 1 year/$537,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 11/19/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 8/23/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/1/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 6/28/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 7/30/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by KC as a free agent 11/18/13 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Kansas City 4/10/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/13
    • DFA by Miami 3/31/13, sent outright to Triple-A 4/3/13
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Miami 7/23/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Pittsburgh 7/31/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
  • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Atlanta 6/3/09
  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Detroit 10/29/07
  • signed Detroit 4/05 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 3.042

Austin Jackson cf
2 years/$6M (2018-19)

  • 2 years/$6M (2018-19)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/22/18
    • 18:$3M, 19:$3M
    • 2019 salary increases $0.25M each for 300, 325, 350, 375 plate appearances in 2018
    • performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 300, 325, 350, 375, 450, 475 plate appearances in 2019
    • acquired by Texas in trade from San Francisco 7/8/18 with $4,354,838 left on contract) ($1,354,838 in 2018 and $3M in 2019)
    • DFA by Texas 7/11/18, released 7/14/18
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 7/26/18, with Mets paying a pro-rated portion of $545,000 Major League minimum, or $193,387)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/25/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.5M in majors)
    • may earn additional $4M in performance bonuses
    • may opt out of contract if not on Major League roster at end of spring training
    • contract selected by Cleveland 3/27/17
  • 1 year/$5M (2016)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 3/6/16
  • 1 year/$7.7M (2015)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Seattle 8/31/15
  • 1 year/$6M (2014)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Detroit 7/31/14
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2012)
    • renewed by Detroit 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2011)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/09
    • acquired by Detroit in 3-way trade from NY Yankees 12/9/09
    • signed by Detroit 1/27/10
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2005 (8-259)
  • $0.8M signing bonus (8th round record)
  • agent: Octagon (previously Boras Corp.)
  • ML service: 9.000 (through 2018)

Matt Kemp rf
1 year/$565,000 (2020)

  • 1 year/$565,000 (2020)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/18/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Miami 6/30/20
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 7/3/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Colorado 7/18/20
  • 8 years/$160M (2012-19)
    • signed extension with LA Dodgers 11/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • $2M signing bonus (paid 4/15/12)
    • 12:$10M, 13:$20M, 14:$21M, 15:$21M, 16-19:$21.5M/year
    • $2M of 2012 salary deferred until 4/15/13
    • at signing, largest deal for NL player and seventh-largest ever
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from LA Dodgers 12/18/14, with Dodgers paying $32M of $107M remaining on contract ($18M of 2015 salary, $3.5M each of salaries in 2016-19)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from San Diego 7/29/16, with Padres paying Braves $10.5M as part of the deal
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Atlanta 12/16/17, with Dodgers paying Braves $4.5M as part of the deal
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from LA Dodgers 12/21/18, with Dodgers paying Reds $7M on 9/15/19 as part of the deal
    • released by Cincinnati 5/5/19
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 5/24/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Mets 7/12/19
  • 2 years/$10.95M (2010-11)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/15/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • 10:$4M, 11:$6.95M
    • 2011 salary may increase based on 2010 PAs ($50,000 for 600 PAs, $100,000 for 650 PAs, $0.15M for 675 PAs)
  • 1 year/$467,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/6/09
  • 1 year/$406,000 (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/23/08
  • 1 year/$383,000 (2007)
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2003 (6-181) (Midwest City HS, Okla)
  • $130,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Reynolds Sports
  • ML service: 13.087

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 (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$567,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/19
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 11/21/19, sent outright to Triple-A 11/25/19
  • 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

Hunter Pence lf-rf
1 year/$3M (2020)

  • 1 year/$3M (2020)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 2/7/20
    • roster bonuses: $250,000 on Opening Day roster, $200,000 each for 90, 105 days on active roster. $300,000 each for 120,135 days.
    • performance bonuses: $250,000 each for 450, 500, 555 plate appearances. $500,000 for 600 PA.
    • DFA by San Francisco 8/23/20, released 8/24/20
  • 1 year/$2M (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/7/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $2M in majors)
    • may earn additional $1.25M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Texas 3/27/19
  • 5 years/$90M (2014-18)
    • signed extension with San Francisco 9/29/13
    • 14:$16M, 15-18:$18.5M annually
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 for All-Star selection
    • full no-trade clause
  • 1 year/$13.8M (2013)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$10.4M (2012)
    • signed by Philadelphia 1/27/12 (avoided arbitration, $11.8M-$9M)
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for All-Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP. $0.1M each for NL MVP, WS MVP
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Philadelphia 7/3/12
  • 1 year/$6.9M (2011)
    • won arbitration with Houston 2/19/11 ($6.9M-$5.15M)
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Houston 7/29/11 (Astros pay $2M of remaining 2011 salary of $2.3M)
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2010)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/23/10 (avoided arbitration, $4.1M-$3.1M)
  • 1 year/$439,000 (2009)
    • renewed by Houston 2/26/09
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove; $50,000 each for LCS MVP, WS MVP; $0.1M for MVP ($50,000 for 2nd in vote, $25,000 for 3rd)
  • 1 year/$396,000 (2008)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/22/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Houston 4/28/07
  • drafted by Houston 2004 (2-64) (Texas-Arlington)
  • $575,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council (previously Billy Martin Jr.)
  • ML service: 12.156 (through 2019)

Yasiel Puig rf
1 year/$9.7M (2019)

  • 1 year/$9.7M (2019)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Cincinnati 7/30/19 with $3,129,032 remaining on contract
  • 7 years/$42M (2012-18)
    • signed Major League contract with LA Dodgers as a free agent 6/27/12
    • $12M signing bonus
    • 12:$2M, 13:$2M, 14:$2M, 15:$4.5M, 16:$5.5M, 17:$6.5M, 18:$7.5M
    • may opt in to arbitration once he earns 3 years of Major League service time
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 8/3/16 (optional assignment)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from LA Dodgers 12/21/18
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports (Wasserman Media Group through 2/2018)
  • ML service: 6.102 (through 2019)

Colby Rasmus lf-cf
1 year/$3M (2018)

  • 1 year/$3M (2018)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/21/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $3M in majors)
    • may earn additional $2M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Baltimore 3/29/18
    • placed on restricted list 7/3/18 (left club)
  • 1 year/$5M (2017)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/30/17
    • may earn additional $2M in performance bonuses
    • performance bonuses based on plate appearances: $0.1M each for 400, 425, 450, 475 PA. $0.2M for 500 PA. $0.4M for 525 PA. $0.5M each for 550, 575 PA
    • one-time assignment bonus of $0.25M with trade
    • placed on restricted list by Tampa Bay 7/13/17 (personal reasons)
  • 1 year/$15.8M (2016)
    • accepted Houston’s qualifying offer 11/12/15
  • 1 year/$8M (2015)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 1/20/15
    • Houston made qualifying offer to Rasmus 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$7M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.675M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/14/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.7M (2012)
    • signed by Toronto 1/15/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.443M (2011)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/11
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from St. Louis 7/27/11
  • 1 year/$0.418M (2010)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/18/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 4/5/09
  • drafted by St. Louis 2005 (1-25) (Russell County HS, Ala.)
  • signed 6/05, $1M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 9.028 (through 2018)

Michael Reed rf
1 year/$557,500 (2019)

  • 1 year/$557,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/19
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Minnesota 3/23/19
    • DFA by San Francisco 4/2/19, sent outright to Triple-A 4/4/19 (elected free agency)
    • re-signed by San Francisco as a free agent 4/5/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Atlanta 11/28/17 as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/2/18
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers from Atlanta 10/31/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 7/6/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 9/22/15
  • drafted by Houston 2011 (5-161) (Leander HS, Texas)
  • $500,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.076 (through 2018)

Ben Revere lf-rf
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/16/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Texas 3/28/19
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 4/27/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/25/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.5M in majors)
    • may opt out of contract 3/22/18 if not on Major League roster
    • released by Cincinnati 3/25/18
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 3/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Angels 7/26/18
  • 1 year/$4M (2017)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/23/16
    • performance bonuses based on plate appearances: $0.125M each for 300, 325, 350 PA. $0.175M each for 375, 400 PA. $0.2M each for 425, 450 PA. $0.225M each for 475, 500, 525, 575 PA.
  • 1 year/$6.25M (2016)
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Toronto 1/8/16 (Nationals to pay Blue Jays cash to make up difference in 2016 salaries between Revere and Drew Storen, or $2.125M)
    • signed by Washington 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 450, 500 plate appearances
    • non-tendered by Washington 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$4.1M (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Philadelphia 7/31/15 with Phillies paying all $1,456,284 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$1.95M (2014)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/26/14 (avoided arbitration, $2.425M-$1.4M)
  • 1 year/$515,000 (2013)
    • signed by Philadelphia 3/13
  • 1 year/$492,500 (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Minnesota 12/6/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 9/5/10
  • drafted by Minnesota 2007 (1-28) (Lexington Catholic HS, KY)
  • signed 6/12/07, $750,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Meister Sports
  • ML service: 6.149 (through 2018)

Joey Rickard of
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/6/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 8/26/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by San Francisco 11/1/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$570,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
    • claimed by San Francisco off waivers 6/21/19 after being DFA by Baltimore 6/17/19
    • non-tendered by San Francisco 12/2/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/18
  • 1 year/$539,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/17
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • selected by Baltimore from Tampa Bay in Rule 5 draft 12/10/15
    • signed by Baltimore 3/16
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2012 (9-302) (Arizona)
  • $122,500 signing bonus ($125,000 slot)
  • ML service: 3.141

Domingo Santana rf
1 year/$1.5M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$1.5M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/14/20
    • 20:$1.25M, 21:$5M club option ($250,000 buyout)
    • may earn additional $500,000 in 2020 roster bonuses, with earned roster bonuses also increasing value of 2021 option
    • DFA by Cleveland 8/31/20
  • 1 year/$1.95M (2019)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Seattle 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$572,400 (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Milwaukee 12/21/18
  • 1 year/$542,200 (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year/$513,800 (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Houston 7/30/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Philadelphia 7/29/11 (player to be named in Hunter Pence deal)
  • signed by Philadelphia 2008 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $330,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 4.024 (through 2019)

Denard Span cf
3 years/$31M (2016-18), plus 2019 option

  • 3 years/$31M (2016-18), plus 2019 mutual option
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/7/16
    • $6M signing bonus (paid in equal installments 1/20/17 & 1/20/18)
    • 16:$3M, 17:$9M, 18:$9M, 19:$12M mutual option ($4M buyout)
    • 2017 salary may increase based on 2016 performance: increase of $0.125M each for 400, 425, 450, 475, 500, 525 plate appearances and $0.125M each for 90, 100 games
    • 2017-19 performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 400, 425, 450, 475, 500, 525 PA and $0.25M each for 90, 100 games
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from San Francisco 12/20/17, with Rays paying $14.5M of $88M remaining on Evan Longoria’s contract as part of the deal)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Tampa Bay 5/25/18 (Rays pay $4.75M of $10,193,548 remaining on Span’s contract)
    • Seattle declined 2019 option 10/30/18
  • 5 years/$16.5M (2010-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed extension with Minnesota 3/13/10, replacing 1-year deal signed 3/7/10
    • 10:$0.75M, 11:$1M, 12:$3M, 13:$4.75M, 14:$6.5M, 15:$9M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Minnesota 11/29/12
    • Washington exercised 2015 option 10/30/14
  • 1 year/$0.435M (2009)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/8/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/24/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/06
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/07
  • drafted by Minnesota 2002 (1-20) (Tampa Catholic HS, Fla.)
  • signed 8/02, $1.7M signing bonus
  • agent: All Bases Covered (previously Boras Corp., CAA)
  • ML service: 10.111 (through 2018)

Charlie Tilson of
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/31/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Pittsburgh 6/10/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 1/10/19, sent outright to Triple-A 1/16/19
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 5/6/19
    • elected free agency 10/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/18
  • 1 year/$536,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 11/20/15
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/16
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from St. Louis 7/31/16
  • drafted by St. Louis 2011 (2-79) (New Trier HS, Winnestka, Ill.)
  • $1.275M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 2.020 (through 2019)

Mark Trumbo rf
3 years/$37.5M (2017-19)

  • 3 years/$37.5M (2017-19)
    • re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/20/17
    • 17:$11.5M, 18:$12.5M, 19:$13.5M
    • $1.5M annually deferred, paid each 11/1, 2020-22
    • limited no-trade protection: Trumbo may block deals to seven clubs annually
  • 1 year/$9.15M (2016)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • Baltimore made $17.2M qualifying offer 11/16 (rejected)
  • 1 year/$6.9M (2015)
    • won in arbitration with Arizona 2/19/15 ($6.9M-$5.3M)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Arizona 6/3/15
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Seattle 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$4.8M (2014)
    • signed by Arizona 2/6/14 (avoided arbitration, $5.85M-$3.4M)
  • 1 year/$540,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from LA Angels 12/10/13
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 11/17/08
  • drafted by LA Angels 2004 (18-533) (Villa Park HS, Calif.)
  • $1.425M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 9.027 (through 2019)

Chris Young rf
1 year/$2M (2018)

  • 1 year/$2M (2018)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 2/18/18
    • performance bonuses
  • 2 years/$13M (2016-17)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/15
    • 16:$6.5M, 17:$6.5M
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 11/9/14
    • performance bonuses based on plate appearances: $0.15M for 250 PA. $0.2M for 275 PA. $0.3M for 300 PA. $0.35M for 350 PA. $0.375M each for 375, 400 PA. $0.475M for 450 PA. $0.5M for 500 PA. $0.55M each for 550, 600 PA.
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/07
  • 1 year/$7.25M (2014)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 11/22/13
    • DFA by NY Mets 8/9/14, released 8/15/14
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 8/28/14 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/2/14
  • 5 years/$28M (2009-13), plus 2014 club option
    • signed extension with Arizona 4/8/08
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 09:$1.75M, 10:$3.25M, 11:$5M, 12:$7M, 13:$8.5M, 14:$11M club option ($1.5M buyout)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Arizona 10/20/12
    • Oakland declined 2014 option 11/1/13
  • 1 year/$0.406M (2008)
    • renewed by Arizona 3/9/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 11/05
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/05
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/06
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2001 (16-493)
  • agent: Jeff Berry, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 12.039 (through 2018)

Eric Young Jr. lf
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/11/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Baltimore 3/22/19
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 3/26/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/5/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 7/27/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/24/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/29/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 7/13/17
    • contract selected by LA Angels 8/29/17
    • elected free agency 11/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/29/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors and performance bonuses)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Milwaukee 8/31/16
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/2/16
  • 1 year/$1M (2015)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 2/14/15 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • may earn additional $0.75M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Atlanta 4/5/15
    • DFA by Atlanta 6/5/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/11/15
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Atlanta 8/22/15
    • contract selected by NY Mets 9/1/15
    • elected free agency 11/5/15
  • 1 year/$1.85M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by NY Mets 12/2/14
  • 1 year/$492,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade 6/19/13 after being DFA by Colorado 6/12/13
  • 1 year/$481,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/4/09
  • drafted by Colorado 2003 (30-887) (Piscataway HS, NJ)
  • signed 6/04
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 6.057 (through 2019)

 

Catchers

Francisco Arcia c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/16/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 7/18/19
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 7/23/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/17/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 7/26/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 11/2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/17/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 11/18/15 (minor-league contract)
  • signed by NY Yankees 7/2/06 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.067 (through 2018)

Steve Baron c
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 7/3/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/18/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 9/3/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 10/25/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 1/2/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 5/17/18
    • DFA by St. Louis 6/5/18, sent outright to Triple-A 6/7/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Seattle as a free agent 11/25/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/16
    • DFA by Seattle 11/2/16, released 11/9/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Seattle 9/8/15
  • drafted by Seattle 2009 (1s-33) (Ferguson HS, Miami)
  • $980,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Magnus Sports
  • ML service: 0.074

Wilkin Castillo c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Miami 6/21/19
    • DFA by Miami 9/3/19, sent outright to Triple-A 9/5/19 (elected free agency 10/24/19)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 5/25/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/26/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/30/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 2014
    • Mexico
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 11/16/12 (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Dodgers 3/30/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/13/11 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/9/10 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/09
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 11/9/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract selected by Arizona 11/20/07
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/08
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Arizona 8/15/08
  • signed by Arizona 12/11/02 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.146 (through 2018)

Francisco Cervelli c
1 year/$2M (2020)

  • 1 year/$2M (2020)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 1/8/20
    • retired 10/3/20
  • 3 years/$31M (2017-19)
    • signed extension with Pittsburgh 5/17/16
    • 17:$9M, 18:$10.5M, 19:$11.5M
    • released by Pittsburgh 8/22/19
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 8/24/19 (Braves pay a pro-rated portion of $555,000 Major League minimum salary)
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2016)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$987,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$700,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from NY Yankees 11/12/14
  • 1 year/$515,350 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
    • placed on restricted list 8/5/13 (PED violation stemming from Biogenesis case)
  • 1 year/$513,700 (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year/$455,700 (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/11
  • 1 year/$410,800 (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/12/10
  • 1 year/$400,700 (2009)
    • re-signed by Yankees 3/3/09 (split contract, $65,000 in minors)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/07
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/4/08
  • signed by NY Yankees 2003 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Republik Sports
  • ML service: 10.146

Tony Cruz c
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/19/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 5/8/18
    • released by Cincinnati 6/21/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 2/7/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.975M (2016)
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from St. Louis 12/2/15
    • signed by Kansas City 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star
    • DFA by Kansas City 11/18/16, released 11/23/16
  • 1 year/$0.775M (2015)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/15/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.521M (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.503M (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/29/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 11/17/10
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/11
  • drafted by St. Louis 2007 (26-802) (Palm Beach CC, Fla.)
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 4.147 (through 2017)

A.J. Ellis c
1 year/$1.25M (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 2/14/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.25M in majors)
    • contract selected by San Diego 3/29/18
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2017)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/7/16
  • 1 year/$4.5M (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 12/2/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from LA Dodgers 8/25/16
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/13/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.55M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/1/14 (avoided arbitration, $4.6M-$3M)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 110, 115 starts and 450 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$2M (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12
  • 1 year/$0.421M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/6/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 9/3/08
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2003 (18-541) (Austin Peay)
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 8.151 (through 2018)

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)

Tuffy Gosewisch c
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/9/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/7/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Seattle (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$635,000 (2017)
    • signed by Atlanta 11/30/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by Seattle off waivers from Atlanta 1/25/17
    • DFA by Seattle 8/6/17, sent outright to Triple-A 8/10/17
  • 1 year/$515,200 (2016)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/16
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers from Arizona 11/18/16
  • 1 year/$514,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 11/4/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Arizona 8/1/13
  • acquired by Toronto in trade from Philadelphia 7/31/12
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2005 (11-337) (Arizona State)
  • ML service: 2.171 (through 2019)

Oscar Hernandez c
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 7/9/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 7/23/20
    • DFA by Kansas City 8/2/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 8/5/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 1/4/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 5/17/19
    • DFA by Boston 7/2/19, sent outright to Triple-A 7/3/19
    • elected free agency 10/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/9/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/17
    • DFA by Arizona 6/23/17, sent outright to Triple-A 6/27/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • selected by Arizona from Tampa Bay in Rule 5 draft 12/11/14
    • signed by Arizona 3/6/15
  • signed by Tampa Bay 8/14/09 as a free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 1.066

Chris Iannetta c
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/9/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 7/21/20
    • DFA by NY Yankees 8/1/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 8/4/20 (elected free agency 9/28/20)
  • 2 years/$8.5M (2018-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/8/17
    • $0.3M signing bonus
    • 18:$3.45M, 19:$4M, 20:$4.25M club option ($0.75M buyout)
    • 2020 option guaranteed with 220 games started as a catcher in 2018-19 combined
    • DFA by Colorado 8/13/19, released 8/14/19
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2017)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 1/13/17
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100 games started
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2016), plus 2017 club option
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 11/23/15
    • 16:$4.25M, 17: $4.25M club option
    • performance bonuses: $150,000 each for 75, 80, 85, 115, 120 games started. $200,000 each for 90, 95, 100, 105, 110 GS
    • same set of performance bonuses if Seattle exercises 2017 option
    • 2017 option guaranteed if Iannetta 1) starts 100 games in 2016 and 2) does not finish 2016 season on the disabled list with an injury to his right elbow, back or either hip
    • Seattle declined 2017 option 11/17
  • 3 years/$15.55M (2013-15)
    • signed extension with Colorado 10/5/12
    • 13:$5.05M, 14:$4.975M, 15:$5.525M
    • 2013 performance bonuses: $100,000 each for 100, 110, 115, 120, 125 games started as catcher
    • 2014 and 2015 performance bonuses: $100,000 for 90 games started at catcher. $125,000 each for 100, 110, 115, 120, 125 games started as catcher
  • 3 years/$8.35M (2010-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with Colorado 1/5/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • $250,000 signing bonus
    • 10:$1.75M, 11:$2.55M, 12:$3.55M, 13:$5M club option ($250,000 buyout)
    • if traded before 2013 season, Iannetta 2013 option becomes mutual
    • 2013 option increased to $5.05M with bonuses
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Colorado 11/30/11
  • 1 year/$415,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/4/09
  • 1 year/$396,000 (2008)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/08 (split contract, $208,604 in minors)
  • 1 year/$381,000 (2007)
    • re-signed by Colorado 2/07 (split contract, $60,000 in minors)
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 8/06
  • drafted by Colorado 2004 (4-110) (University of North Carolina)
  • $305,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Lou Jon Nero, Octagon
  • ML service: 12.154 (through 2019)

Caleb Joseph c
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/25/21 (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Mets 5/3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/19/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/5/20
    • DFA by Toronto 9/11/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 9/15/20
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2019)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 2/13/19 (split contract paying $250,000 in minors)
    • non-tendered by Arizona 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Baltimore 11/30/18
  • 1 year/$700,000 (2017)
    • lost arbitration with Baltimore 2/2/17 ($1M-$700,000)
  • 1 year/$523,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/16
  • 1 year/$515,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/10/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 5/7/14
  • drafted by Baltimore 2008 (7-206) (Lipscomb)
  • $125,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media
  • ML service: 5.051

Erik Kratz c
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/19/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/8/20
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2019)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 11/27/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • $300,000 signing bonus, 19:$1.2M
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Milwaukee 3/24/19
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade 5/16/19 after being DFA by San Francisco 5/13/19
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 5/31/19, released 6/5/19
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 6/8/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/12/17 (minor-league contract with performance bonuses based on plate appearances – earned additional $100,000)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from NY Yankees 5/25/18 (added to Brewers’ active roster)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/1/16 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Cleveland 8/31/17
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/1/17
    • elected free agency 11/2/17
  • 1 year/$850,000 (2016)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/15/15 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Houston in trade from San Diego 3/28/16
    • DFA by Houston 5/16/16, released 5/22/16
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 5/27/16 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from LA Angels, contract selected by Pittsburgh 6/11/16
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 7/19/16, sent outright to Triple-A 7/22/16
  • 1 year/$532,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15
    • claimed by Boston off waivers 6/21/15 after being DFA by Kansas City 6/11/15
    • DFA by Boston 6/25/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/28/15 (refused assignment 6/29/15)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 7/2/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Seattle 7/15/15
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 7/17/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 9/1/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/7/15
  • 1 year/$510,200 (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Toronto 7/28/14
  • 1 year/$496,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/13
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Philadelphia 12/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Philadelphia for 2011 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 9/17/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh for 2010
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 9/8/10, sent outright to Triple-A 9/10/10
  • drafted by Toronto 2002 (29-866) (Eastern Mennonite U.)
  • agent: Ballplayers Agency
  • ML service: 6.024

Raffy Lopez c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
    • DFA by Atlanta 3/28/19, sent outright to Triple-A 4/1/19
    • elected free agency 10/19
  • 1 year/$580,000 (2018)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 11/30/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $580,000 in majors)
    • contract selected by San Diego 3/28/18
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from San Diego 11/1/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/17/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 8/4/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 11/6/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 1/14/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Detroit 4/2/16
    • signed by Bridgeport of independent Atlantic League 4/16
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 5/3/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 8/27/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 10/10/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade 7/4/15 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 6/27/15
    • released by LA Angels 12/23/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/2/14
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2011 (16-489) (Florida State)
  • ML service: 1.026 (through 2018)

Russell Martin c
5 years/$82M (2015-19)

  • 5 years/$82M (2015-19)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/18/14
    • 15:$7M, 16:$15M, 17:$20M, 18:$20M, 19:$20M
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Toronto 1/11/19 (Blue Jays paid $16.4M to Dodgers as part of the deal)
  • 2 years/$17M (2013-14)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 11/29/12
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 13:$6.5M, 14:$8.5M
    • Pittsburgh made qualifying offer 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$7.5M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/24/12 (avoided arbitration $8.2M-$7M)
    • may earn additional $100,000 in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$4M (2011)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/15/10
    • performance bonuses based on games as catcher: $50,000 each for 30, 35; $75,000 for 40 and each additional 5 games through 120
  • 1 year/$5.05M (2010)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by LA Dodgers 12/2/10
  • 1 year/$3.9M (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/27/08
  • 1 year/$387,500 (2007)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/06
  • 1 year/$300,000 (2003)
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2002 (17-511) (Chipola JC, Fla.)
  • $40,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Matt Colleran
  • ML service: 13.150 (through 2019)

Matt McBride c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 1/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 1/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/11/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 12/24/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Oakland 4/27/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Oakland 10/5/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 12/15/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Colorado 8/12/15
    • DFA by Colorado 9/4/15, sent outright to Triple-A 9/7/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/16/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Colorado 8/19/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Colorado 10/31/14 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 8/4/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Colorado 11/20/12
  • acquired by Colorado in trade from Cleveland 7/30/11 (U Jimenez deal)
  • drafted by Cleveland 2006 (2s-75) (Lehigh)
  • $445,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Jon Fetterolf
  • ML service: 1.010 (through 2018)

Adam Moore c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/14/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $600,000 in majors
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Texas 8/7/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 2/3/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 7/20/18
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 7/26/18, sent outright to Triple-A 7/28/18
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 8/31/18
    • placed on restricted list 9/3/18 (passport issue)
    • reinstated from restricted list 9/4/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 11/1/18 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/30/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $570,000 in majors)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/19/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 5/1/16
    • DFA by Cleveland 5/3/16, sent outright to Triple-A 5/6/16
    • contract selected by Cleveland 9/1/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 11/7/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/7/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 9/23/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 11/6/15 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Kansas City 3/25/14
    • contract selected by San Diego 9/2/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by San Diego 11/3/14 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 5/26/13
    • released by Kansas City 8/8/13
    • re-signed by Kansas City 8/21/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$483,600 (2012)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/27/12
    • claimed off waivers by Kansas City 7/7/12 after being DFA by Seattle 7/1/12
    • DFA by Kansas City 11/20/12, sent outright to Triple-A 11/30/12
  • 1 year/$417,500 (2011)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/11
  • 1 year/$401,000 (2010)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/26/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 9/13/09
  • drafted by Seattle 2006 (6-171) (Texas-Arlington)
  • $140,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Frye McCann
  • ML service: 2.160 (through 2018)

John Ryan Murphy c
1 year/$900,000 (2020)

  • 1 year/$900,000 (2020)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/10/20 (minor-league contract with salary of $900,000 in majors)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 7/21/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 10/30/20
  • 1 year/$900,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/10/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Arizona 5/25/19, sent outright to Triple-A 6/1/19
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Arizona 7/31/19
    • contract selected by Atlanta 9/17/19
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$558,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Minnesota 7/27/17
  • 1 year/$528,700 (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$518,700 (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from NY Yankees 11/11/15
  • 1 year/$502,700 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/1/13
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2009 (2-76) (Pendleton School, Bradenton, Fla.)
  • $1.25M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 4.122

Dioner Navarro c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/7/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cleveland 10/10/19
  • 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 (through 2018)

Wilson Ramos c
1 year/$2M (2021)

  • 1 year/$2M (2021)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 1/26/21
    • DFA by Detroit 6/15/21, released 6/20/21
  • 2 years/$19M (2019-20), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/18
    • $2M signing bonus, paid 7/1/19
    • 19:$6.25M, 20:$9.25M, 21:$10M club option ($1.5M buyout)
    • annual performance bonus: $500,000 for 100 starts at catcher (met 2019)
    • NY Mets declined 2021 option 10/28/20
  • 2 years/$12.5M (2017-18)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 12/12/16
    • 17:$4M, 18:$8.5M
    • 2017 performance bonuses (plate appearances): $125,000 each for 300, 325 PA. $250,000 each 350, 375, 400, 425, 450, 475, 500 PA
    • 2018 performance bonuses: $250,000 for 450, 475, 500 PA
    • if not on disabled list at end of 2017 season, salary for 2018 increases by $2M with 55 starts in 2017 (met) and increases by an additional $250,000 each with 60, 65, 70, 75 starts in 2017
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Tampa Bay 7/31/18 with $3,443,548 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$5.35M (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/13/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.55M (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/17/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.095M (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$501,250 (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/6/13
  • 1 year/$491,250 (2012)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$415,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/7/10
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Minnesota 7/28/10 (Nationals paid Twins $500,000 as part of the deal)
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/19/08
  • signed by Minnesota 2004 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 10.047

Cameron Rupp c
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/7/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 12/7/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $750,000 in majors)
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from San Francisco 3/8/19
    • released by Detroit 5/13/19
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 5/18/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$2.05M (2018)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/10/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Philadelphia 3/25/18, released 3/26/18 (due 45 days’ pay, $495,968)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 4/3/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Texas 6/1/18 (exercised right to opt out of contract)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 6/5/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Minnesota 7/11/18
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 7/16/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$565,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/17
  • 1 year/$518,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/16
  • 1 year/$508,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 9/3/13
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2010 (3-108) (Texas)
  • $287,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 3.089

Chris Stewart c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/24/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by San Diego 6/1/19 (Stewart exercised opt-out provision)
  • 1 year/$575,000 (2018)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 2/14/18
    • non-guaranteed contract
    • DFA by Atlanta 4/4/18, sent outright to Triple-A 4/6/18
    • contract selected by Atlanta 8/22/18
    • DFA by Atlanta 8/26/18, sent outright to Triple-A 8/28/18
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Atlanta 8/30/18
    • contract selected by Arizona 9/2/18
  • 2 years/$3M (2016-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed extension with Pittsburgh 1/19/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • 16:$1.35M, 17:$1.4M, 18:$1.5M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • Pittsburgh declined 2018 option 11/3/17
  • 1 year/$1.225M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1M (2014)
    • signed by Pittsburgh 12/3/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$515,100 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from NY Yankees 12/3/13
  • 1 year/$482,500 (2012)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/9/12
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from San Francisco 4/4/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 12/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 5/26/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 9/1/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 2009 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Chicago White Sox 3/22/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • released by Texas 3/27/08
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 4/08 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 4/28/08
    • DFA by NY Yankees 6/30/08
  • 1 year/$381,000 (2007)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago White Sox 1/07
    • signed by Texas 2/07
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 10/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 11/05
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/06
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2001 (12-373) (Riverside CC, Calif.)
  • agent: Jim Kuzmich
  • ML service: 7.137 (through 2018)

Jesus Sucre c
1 year/$850,000 (2019)

  • 1 year/$850,000 (2019)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/5/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $850,000 in majors)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 3/19
    • DFA by Baltimore 4/28/19
    • elected free agency 10/19
  • 1 year/$0.925M (2018)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 11/1/18 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$0.63M (2017)
    • re-signed by Seattle 12/5/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • split contract paying $0.3M in minors
    • DFA by Seattle 1/25/17, sent outright to Triple-A 2/1/17
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Seattle 2/8/17
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 3/30/17
  • 1 year/$0.512M (2016)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5093M (2015)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/27/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Seattle as a free agent 11/14/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Seattle 5/24/13
  • signed by Seattle as a free agent 7/19/11 (minor-league contract)
  • released by Atlanta 7/14/11
  • signed by Atlanta 2005 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 4.137 (through 2018)

Josh Thole c
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/30/20 (minor-league contract with salary of $600,000 in majors)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/23/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $600,000 in majors)
    • may opt out of contract 7/1/19 if not on Major League roster
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from LA Dodgers 7/12/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Arizona as a free agent 1/9/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Arizona 3/18/18
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 6/23/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 1/25/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/5/15
    • DFA by Toronto 8/29/16 (elected free agency 8/30/16)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 8/31/16
    • elected free agency 11/18/16
  • 2 years/$2.5M (2013-14), plus 2015 club option
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • 13:$1.25M, 14:$1.25M, 15:$1.75M club option
    • Toronto exercised 2015 option 11/1/14
    • non-tendered by Toronto 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$498,920 (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from NY Mets 12/17/12
  • 1 year/$420,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/10/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 9/1/09
  • drafted by NY Mets 2005 (13-389) (Mater Dei HS, Breese, Ill.)
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 5.165 (through 2019)

Matt Wieters c
1 year/$2M (2020)

  • 1 year/$2M (2020)
    • re-signed by St. Louis as a free agent 1/22/20
    • performance bonuses: $100,000 each for 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70 75 starts. $200,000 for 80 starts
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2019)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 2/26/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors
    • performance bonuses: $100,000 each for 40, 50, 60, 70, 80 games
    • may opt out of contract 3/22/19 if not on Major League roster
    • contract selected by St. Louis 3/22/19
  • 1 year/$10.5M (2017), plus 2018 player option
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 2/17
    • 17:$10.5M, 18:$10.5M player option
    • $5M in salary is deferred, to be paid in 2021
    • Wieters exercised 2017 option 11/17
  • 1 year/$15.8M (2016)
    • accepted qualifying offer from Baltimore 11/13/15
  • 1 year/$8.3M (2015)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • Baltimore made qualifying offer to Wieters 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$7.7M (2014)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/6/14 (avoided arbitration, $8.75M-$6.5M)
    • award bonuses, including $75,000 for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$5.5 (2013)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2012)
    • renewed by Baltimore 3/10/12
  • 1 year/$452,250 (2011)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/11
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2010)
    • renewed by Baltimore 3/9/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 5/29/09
  • drafted by Baltimore 2007 (1-5) (Georgia Tech)
  • signed 8/15/07, $6M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 11.129