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

Matt Adams 1b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/31/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Mets 7/18/20
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 7/21/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/23/20
    • DFA by Atlanta 8/30/20, released 9/3/20
  • 1 year/$4M (2019), plus 2020 mutual option
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/18/18
    • 19:$3M, 20:$4M mutual option ($1M buyout)
    • Washington declined 2020 option 11/1/19
  • 1 year/$4M (2018)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/17
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 for 375 plate appearances. $100,000 each for 400, 425, 450 PA. $150,000 for 475 PA.
    • claimed by St. Louis off waivers from Washington 8/21/18 with $860,215 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$2.8M (2017)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from St. Louis 5/20/17 (Cardinals paid Braves undisclosed amount of cash as part of the deal. Adams had $2,050,273 remaining on 2017 contract.)
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 12/1/17
  • 1 year/$1.65M (2016)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$534,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/15
  • 1 year/$516,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
  • 1 year/$490,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 5/20/12
  • drafted by St. Louis 2009 (32-699) (Slippery Rock)
  • $25,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 7.033 (through 2019)

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)

Greg Bird 1b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/4/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 7/30/20
    • DFA by Texas 8/11/20, refused assignment, elected free agency 8/14/20
  • 1 year/$1.2M (2019)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/10/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by NY Yankees 11/20/19, elected free agency 11/27/19
  • 1 year/$582,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/18
  • 1 year/$545,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year/$525,300 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/13/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2011 (5-179) (Grandview HS, Aurora, Colo.)
  • $1.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 4.053 (through 2019)

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

Marwin Gonzalez inf-of
2 years/$21M (2019-20)

  • 2 years/$21M (2019-20)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 2/19
    • 19:$12M, 20:$9M
  • 1 year/$3.725M (2017), plus 2018 club option
    • re-signed by Houston 2/8/17 (avoided arbitration, $4.2M-$3.25M)
    • 17:$3.725M, 18:$5.125M club option
    • Houston exercised 2018 option 11/3/17
  • 1 year/$2M (2016)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.0625M (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/23/15 (avoided arbitration, $1.4M-$0.9M)
  • 1 year/$504,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
  • 1 year/$494,400 (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • selected by Boston from Chicago Cubs in Rule 5 draft 12/8/11
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Boston 12/8/11
    • signed by Houston 2/27/12
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 2005 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Boras Corp. (previously Octagon)
  • ML service: 8.133

Ryon Healy 1b-dh
1 year/$1M (2020)

  • 1 year/$1M (2020)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/17/19 (split contract, $250,000 in minors)
    • performance bonuses: $100,000 for 250 plate appearances. $200,000 for 350 PA, $300,000 for 450 PA, $400,000 for 550 PA
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 10/30/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$579,800 (2019)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Seattle 10/28/19 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$559,200 (2018)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/18
  • 1 year/$537,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/17
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Oakland 11/15/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Oakland 7/15/16
  • drafted by Oakland 2013 (3-100) (Oregon)
  • $500,000 signing bonus ($515,600 slot)
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 3.099

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

Jake Lamb 1b
1 year/$5.51M (2020)

  • 1 year/$5.51M (2020)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Arizona 9/10/20, released 9/12/20
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 9/14/20
  • 1 year/$4.825M (2019)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.275M (2018)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$573,300 (2017)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/17
  • 1 year/$520,300 (2016)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/16
  • 1 year/$508,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Arizona 8/7/14
  • drafted by Arizona 2012 (6-213) (Washington)
  • $161,000 signing bonus ($160,400 slot)
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 6.053

Mitch Moreland dh-1b
1 year/$3M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$3M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 1/28/20
    • 20:$2.5M, 21:$3M club option ($500,000 buyout)
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Boston 8/30/20
    • San Diego declined 2021 option 11/1/20
  • 2 years/$13M (2018-19)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 12/18/17
    • 18:$6.5M, 19:$6.5M
    • annual performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 500, 550 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$5.5M (2017)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/6/16
  • 1 year/$5.7M (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/10/16 (avoided arbitration, $6M-$4.7M)
  • 1 year/$2.95M (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/23/15 (avoided arbitration, $3.35M-$2.75M)
    • may earn additional $25,000 in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$2.65M (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/15/14 (avoided arbitration, $3.25M-$2.025M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 475, 530 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$502,700 (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/18/13
  • 1 year/$491,100 (2012)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/1/12
  • 1 year/$426,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/22/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Texas 7/29/10
  • drafted by Texas 2007 (17-530) (Mississippi State)
  • agent: Paragon Sports
  • ML service: 10.067

Logan Morrison 1b-rf
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/9/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 7/19/20
    • DFA by Milwaukee 8/10/20, refused assignment, elected free agency 8/14/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by NY Yankees 4/19/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • may opt out of contract 7/1/19 if not on Major League roster
    • released by NY Yankees 7/2/19 (Morrison exercised right to opt out)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 7/15/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 8/14/19
  • 1 year/$6.5M (2018), plus 2019 option
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 2/25/18
    • 18:$5.5M, 19:$8M option ($1M buyout)
    • 2018 performance bonuses: $ 0.5M each for 450, 500, 550 plate appearances
    • 2019 option increases to $8.5M with 500 PA in 2018 or $9M and a $1.5M buyout with 550 PA in 2018
    • 2019 option is guaranteed at $9.5M with 600 PA in 2018
    • Minnesota declined 2019 option 10/30/18
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2017)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 2/3/17
    • may earn additional $1M in performance bonuses
    • $0.25M roster bonus if Morrison does not spend time on 60-day disabled list with specific injuries
  • 1 year/$4.2M (2016)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 500 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$2.725M (2015)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • may earn additional $25,000 in performances bonuses for 500, 600 plate appearances
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Seattle 11/5/15
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2014)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/4/14 (avoided arbitration, $2.5M-$1.1M)
    • performance bonuses: $75,000 for 400 plate appearances. $0.1M each for 500, 550 PA. $75,000 for 600 PA
  • 1 year/$0.4915M (2013)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/13
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Miami 12/11/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • renewed by Florida 3/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Florida 7/27/10
  • drafted by Florida 2005 (22-666) (draft & follow) (Maple Woods CC, Mo.)
  • $0.225M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball (left Octagon 10/14)
  • ML service: 8.116 (through 2019)

Brian O’Grady 1b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/20
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 11/20/20, released 11/23/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 8/5/19
    • claimed by Tampa Bay 11/27/19 after being DFA by Cincinnati 11/25/19
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2014 (8-245) (Rutgers)
  • $10,000 signing bonus ($155,900 slot)
  • ML service: 0.073

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)

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

  • 3 years/$60M (2018-20), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/20/17
    • $10M signing bonus
    • 18:$15M, 19:$17M, 20:$17.5M, 21:$17.5M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Philadelphia 12/3/18
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Seattle 12/13/18 (as part of the deal, Mariners pay Indians $6M — $1M each May 1 and August 1, 2019, and $2M each May 1 and August 1, 2020)
    • Cleveland declined 2021 option 10/30/20
  • 5 years/$21.0019M (2012-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed extension with Cleveland 4/10/12, replacing 1-year deal signed 3/3/12
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 12:$501,900, 13:$550,000, 14:$3.5M, 15:$6M, 16:$8.25M, 17:$12M club option ($1.2M buyout)
    • award bonuses
    • Cleveland exercised 2017 option 11/4/16
    • received $17.4M qualifying offer from Cleveland 11/6/17
  • 1 year/$416,600 (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/09
  • acquired by Cleveland in trade from LA Dodgers 7/26/08
  • signed 2004 by LA Dodgers as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $75,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 10.115

Eric Thames 1b
1 year/$4M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$4M (2020), plus 2021 mutual option
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/8/20
    • 20:$3M, 21:$4M mutual option ($1M buyout)
    • Washington declined 2021 option 10/30/20
  • 3 years/$16M (2017-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/29/16
    • 17:$4M, 18:$5M, 19:$6M, 20:$7.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • may earn additional $0.5M annually in performance bonuses
    • assignment bonus if traded
    • may not be optioned or assigned to minors without permission
    • Milwaukee may not tender a contract to Thames and must release him at contract’s end
    • Milwaukee declined 2020 option 11/4/19
  • 2014-16:
    • NC Dinos of Korea’s Professional Baseball League
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/13
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade 6/30/13 after being DFA by Seattle 6/22/13 
    • claimed by Houston off waivers 9/5/13 after being DFA by Baltimore 9/1/13 
  • 1 year/$485,900 (2012)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/12
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Toronto 7/31/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 5/17/11
  • drafted by Toronto 2008 (7-219) (Pepperdine)
  • $150,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Apex
  • ML service: 5.063

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)
  • 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

Ehire Adrianza 2b-ss
1 year/$1.6M (2020)

  • 1 year/$1.6M (2020)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 12/2/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2019)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 11/29/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$600,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 12/2/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • split contract paying $300,000 in minors
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers 1/31/17 after being DFA by San Francisco 1/24/17
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers 2/6/17 after being DFA by Milwaukee 2/2/17
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/16
  • 1 year/$509,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/15
    • DFA by San Francisco 4/5/15, sent outright to Triple-A 4/11/15
    • contract selected by San Francisco 6/30/15
  • 1 year/$500,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/9/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 11/17/10
    • re-signed by San Francisco 2/11
  • signed by San Francisco 2006 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 6.131

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)

Carlos Asuaje 2b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/6/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 5/28/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Lotte Giants of Korea 12/18
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 6/19/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5501M (2018)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/18
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 12/10/18 after being DFA by San Diego 12/7/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by San Diego 9/21/16
  • acquired by San Diego in trade from Boston 11/13/15
  • drafted by Boston 2013 (11-323) (Nova Southeastern, Fla.)
  • ML service: 1.048 (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)

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)

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)

Logan Forsythe 2b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/2/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Philadelphia 7/18/20
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 7/29/20
  • 1 year/$2M (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/26/19 (minor-league contract with salary of 2M in majors)
    • contract selected by Texas 3/27/19
  • 2 year/$10.25M (2016-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed extension with Tampa Bay 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • $2.5M signing bonus ($0.75M on 4/1/16, $0.75M on 6/1/16, $1M on 8/1/16)
    • 16:$1M, 17:$5.75M, 18:$8.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • 2018 option may increase by $2.5M based on performance ($0.5M each for 550 (met), 600 plate appearances in 2016. $0.5M each for 550, 600 PAs in 2017.  $0.5M for 1,200 PAs in 2016-17 combined.)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Tampa Bay 1/23/17
    • LA Dodgers exercised 2017 option 11/17
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from LA Dodgers 7/31/18 with $2,951,613 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$509,700 (2014)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from San Diego 11/20/13
    • signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/14
  • 1 year/$499,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/9/13
  • 1 year/$481,400 (2012)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/8/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/27/11
    • contract purchased by San Diego 5/4/11
  • drafted by San Diego 2008 (1s-46) (Arkansas)
  • signed 6/08, $835,000 signing bonus
  • agent: PSI Sports Management
  • ML service: 9.105

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)

Mike Freeman 2b
1 year/$563,500 (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Cleveland (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 7/23/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 10/31/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/20/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 4/16/19
    • DFA by Cleveland 12/19/19, sent outright to Triple-A 12/23/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/25/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/22/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 11/2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • DFA by Seattle 3/1/17, sent outright to Triple-A 3/6/17
    • contract selected by Seattle 4/11/17
    • claimed by LA Dodgers off waivers from Seattle 5/26/17
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 8/4/17 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 8/6/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/1/17
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 10/26/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Arizona 7/17/16
    • claimed by Seattle off waivers 8/1/16 after being DFA by Arizona 7/30/16
  • drafted by Arizona 2010 (11-331) (Clemson)
  • ML service: 2.111

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)

Ryan Goins 2b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Oakland 7/19/20
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 7/23/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 7/27/20
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 8/31/20 (elected free agency 9/28/20)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/10/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.975M in majors)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 7/17/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 10/28/19 (refused assignment, elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/24/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • may earn additional $0.825M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Kansas City 3/29/18
    • DFA by Kansas City 6/28/18, sent outright to Triple-A 7/2/18 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 7/3/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$548,200 (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
    • non-tendered by Toronto 12/1/17
  • 1 year/$520,200 (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 1 year/$512,800 (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • drafted by Toronto 2009 (4-130) (Dallas Baptist)
  • $216,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 4.105 (through 2019)

Phil Gosselin 2b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/12/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 7/24/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/30/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/18/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 4/17/19
    • DFA by Philadelphia 6/15/19, sent outright to Triple-A 6/16/19
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 9/1/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 11/4/19 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year$1.25M (2018)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/2/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 3/29/18
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers from Cincinnati 5/3/18
    • DFA by Atlanta 6/24/18, sent outright to Triple-A 6/26/18
  • 1 year/$559,500 (2017)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 2/10/17 after being DFA by Arizona 2/7/17
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/17
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Pittsburgh 8/12/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 10/10/17 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$513,900 (2016)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Atlanta 6/20/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/13/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 8/16/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 11/5/13
  • drafted by Atlanta 2010 (5-164) (Virginia)
  • $150,300 signing bonus
  • agent: Meister Sports
  • ML service: 4.125

Cesar Hernandez 2b
1 year/$6.25M (2020)

  • 1 year/$6.25M (2020)
    • signed by Cleveland 12/29/19
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 for 525 plate appearances. $100,000 each for 575, 625 PA
  • 1 year/$7.75M (2019)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Philadelphia 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$5.1M (2018)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.55M (2017)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/3/17 (avoided arbitration, $2.8M-$2M)
  • 1 year/$525,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/16
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 11/19/10
  • signed by Philadelphia as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 6.154

Enrique Hernandez inf-of
1 year/$5.9M (2020)

  • 1 year/$5.9M (2020)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.725M (2019)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.6M (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/17
  • 1 year/$520,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/16
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Houston 7/1/14
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Houston 7/31/14
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Miami 12/10/14
  • drafted by Houston 2009 (6-191) (American Military Academy, Guaynabo, P.R.)
  • $150,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball
  • ML service: 6.054

Marco Hernandez 2b-3b
1 year/$650,000 (2020)

  • 1 year/$650,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 12/4/19 (split contract)
    • DFA by Boston 1/10/20, sent outright to Triple-A 1/16/20
    • released by Boston 8/30/20
  • 1 year/$564,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/19
    • non-tendered by Boston 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$554,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/18
  • 1 year/$548,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/17
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • acquired by Boston in trade from Chicago Cubs 12/15/14
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 7/19/09 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 3.058 (through 2019)

Jason Kipnis 2b-of
1 year/$1M (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 2/11/20
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 7/17/20
  • 6 years/$52.5M (2014-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed extension with Cleveland 4/4/14, replacing 1-year, $554,900 deal signed 3/10/14
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 14:$2M, 15:$4M, 16:$6M, 17:$9M, 18:$13.5M, 19:$14.5M, 20:$16.5M club option ($2.5M buyout)
    • Cleveland declined 2020 option 10/31/19
  • 1 year/$509,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/11/13
    • award bonus: $10,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$482,100 (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 7/22/11
  • drafted by Cleveland 2009 (2-63) (Arizona State)
  • $575,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 9.069

Tommy La Stella 2b
1 year/$3.25M (2020)

  • 1 year/$3.25M (2020)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from LA Angels 8/29/20
  • 1 year/$1.35M (2019)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$950,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Chicago Cubs 11/29/18
  • 1 year/$573,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year/$532,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • 1 year/$513,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/28/14
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Atlanta 11/16/14
  • drafted by Atlanta 2011 (8-266) (Coastal Carolina)
  • $105,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 6.057

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)

D.J. LeMaheiu 2b
2 years/$24M (2019-20)

  • 2 years/$24M (2019-20)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/12/19
    • NY Yankees made $18.9M qualifying offer 11/2/20
    • 19:$12M, 20:$12M
  • 1 year/$8.5M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 2 years/$7.8M (2016-17)
    • signed extension with Colorado 2/17/16 (avoided arbitration, $3.3M-$2.8M)
    • 16:$3M, 17:$4.8M
  • 1 year/$517,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/15
  • 1 year/$501,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Chcago Cubs 12/8/11
    • signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 5/30/11
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2009 (2-79) (LSU)
  • $508,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 8.128

Jed Lowrie 2b-ss
2 years/$20M (2019-20)

  • 2 year/$20M (2019-20)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/11/19
    • $5M signing bonus (paid $1M on 3/15/19, $1M on 11/15/19, $0.5M on 1/15/20, $2.5M on 1/15/21)
    • 19:$6M, 20:$9M
    • annual performance bonuses: $0.5M for 550 plate appearances
    • award bonuses
    • assignment bonus: $0.5M with trade
  • 3 years/$23M (2015-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 12/15/14
    • 15:$8M, 16:$7.5M, 17:$6.5M, 18:$6M club option ($1M buyout)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Houston 11/25/15
    • Oakland exercised 2018 option 10/17
  • 1 year/$5.25M (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Houston 2/4/13
  • 1 year/$1.15M (2012)
    • signed by Houston 2/8/12 (avoided arbitration, $1.5M-$0.9M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 341, 502, 550 PAs
  • 1 year/$450,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/11
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Boston 12/14/11
  • 1 year/$434,000 (2010)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$414,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Boston 4/10/08
  • drafted by Boston 2005 (1s-45) (Stanford)
  • $750,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 12.111

Brad Miller inf
1 year/$2M (2020)

  • 1 year/$2M (2020)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 2/12/20
    • performance bonuses: $100,000 each for 250, 300, 350, 400, 450 plate appearances
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 2/28/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Dodgers 3/21/19
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 3/24/19
    • DFA by Cleveland 4/15/19, sent outright to Triple-A 4/17/19 (refused assignment)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 4/22/19 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from NY Yankees 6/13/19
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 6/15/19
  • 1 year/$4.5M (2018)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 6/7/18, acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Tampa Bay 6/10/18 with $2,709,677 remaining on contract (Rays pay Brewers $2,209,677 cash as part of the dea)
    • DFA by Milwaukee 7/28/18, released 7/31/18
  • 1 year/$3.575M (2017)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$527,600 (2016)
    • signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/16
  • 1 year/$527,600 (2015)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/15
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Seattle 11/5/15
  • 1 year/$510,100 (2014)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/27/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Seattle 6/28/13
  • drafted by Seattle 2011 (2-62) (Clemson)
  • $750,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 7.004

Joe Panik 2b
1 year/$2.85M (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/18/20 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $2.85M in majors
    • contract selected by Toronto 3/15/20
  • 1 year/$3.85M (2019)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 11/30/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by San Francisco 8/6/19, released 8/7/19
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 8/9/19 (Mets pay pro-rated share of $555,000 Major League minimum salary)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Mets 11/1/19 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$3.45M (2018)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$600,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/17
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/16
  • 1 year/$522,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 6/21/14
  • drafted by San Francisco 2011 (1-29) (St. John’s)
  • $1.116M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 6.100

Hernan Perez 2b-3b
1 year/$2.5M (2019)

  • 1 year/$2.5M (2019)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 11/30/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Milwaukee 6/28/19, sent outright to Triple-A 7/3/19
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 8/9/19
    • elected free agency 10/16/19
  • 1 year/$1.975M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$545,700 (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/16/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 4/28/16
  • 1 year/$508,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/1/15
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from Detroit 6/2/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 11/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/22/12
  • signed by Detroit 2009 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 4.079 (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

Jonathan Schoop 2b
1 year/$6.1M (2020)

  • 1 year/$6.1M (2020)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/21/19
  • 1 year/$7.5M (2019)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/6/18
    • performance bonus: $0.1M for 600 plate appearances
    • award bonuses
  • 1 year/$8.5M (2018)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/6/18 (avoided arbitration, $9M-$7.5M)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Baltimore 7/31/18 with $836,290 remaining on contract
    • non-tendered by Milwaukee 11/30/18
  • 1 year/$3.475M (2017)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$522,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/16
  • 1 year/$515,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/10/15
  • 1 year/$500,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/11/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/13
  • signed by Baltimore 2008 as an amateur free agent from Curacao
  • agent: VC Sports Group
  • ML service: 7.027

Eric Sogard 2b
1 year/$4.5M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$4.5M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/20/19
    • 20:$4M, 21:$4.5M club option ($500,000 buyout)
    • buyout increases by $250,000 each for 400, 450 plate appearances in 2020
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/21/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/15/19
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Toronto 7/28/19
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 10/26/17
    • performance bonuses: $150,000 each for 30, 50, 70, 90 games. $50,000 for 120 games
    • DFA by Milwaukee 7/5/18, released 7/10/18
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 7/27/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/15/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 5/12/17
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 12/2/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 350, 400 plate appearances
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Oakland 10/6/16
  • 1 year/$1.075M (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/23/15 (avoided arbitration, $1.425M-$900,000)
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.4825M (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 9/14/10
  • acquired by Oakland in trade from San Diego 1/16/10
  • drafted by San Diego 2007 (2-81) (Arizona State)
  • signed 6/27/07, $400,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 8.134

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)

Jonathan Villar 2b
1 year/$8.2M (2020)

  • 1 year/$8.2M (2020)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Miami 8/31/20
  • 1 year/$4.825M (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Baltimore 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$2.55M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Milwaukee 7/31/18 with $2,787,634 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$554,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year/$512,900 (2016)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Houston 11/19/15
    • signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • 1 year/$513,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
  • 1 year/$503,800 (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Philadelphia 7/28/10 (Oswalt deal)
  • signed by Philadelphia 5/08 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $105,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman
  • ML service: 6.113

Kolten Wong 2b
5 years/$25.5M (2016-20), plus 2021 option

  • 5 years/$25.5M (2016-20), plus 2021 club option
    • signed extension with St. Louis 3/2/16
    • 16:$1.25M, 17:$2.5M, 18:$4M, 19:$6.5M, 20:$10.25M, 21:$12.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • St. Louis declined 2021 option 10/28/20
  • 1 year/$520,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 8/16/13
  • drafted by St. Louis 2011 (1-22) (Hawaii)
  • $1.3M signing bonus
  • agent: PSI Sports Management
  • ML service: 7.045

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)

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)

Freddy Galvis ss
1 year/$5M (2019), plus 2020 option

  • 1 year/$5M (2019), plus 2020 club option
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/29/19
    • 19:$4M, 20:$5.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers from Toronto 8/12/19
    • Cincinnati exercised 2020 option 10/31/19
  • 1 year/$6.825M (2018)
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Philadelphia 12/15/17
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/12/18
  • 1 year/$4.35M (2017)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2M (2016)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/13/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$513,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/14
  • 1 year/$490,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/13
  • 1 year/$480,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/12
    • placed on restricted list by Philadelphia 6/19/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 11/19/10
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/11
  • signed by Philadelphia as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 8.021

Didi Gregorius ss
1 year/$14M (2020)

  • 1 year/$14M (2020)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/14/19
  • 1 year/$11.75M (2019)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$8.25M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$5.1M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.425 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/18/16 (avoided arbitration, $2.525M-$2.3M)
  • 1 year/$553,900 (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
  • 1 year/$506,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Arizona 12/5/14
  • 1 year/$491,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/12
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Cincinnati (via Cleveland) 12/11/12
  • signed by Cincinnati 8/07 as an amateur free agent from the Netherlands
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 7.159

Adeiny Hechavarria ss
1 year/$1M (2020)

  • 1 year/$1M (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/16/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/18/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $3M in majors
    • roster bonuses: $1M each for 100, 150 days on Major League roster
    • contract selected by NY Mets 5/3/19
    • DFA by NY Mets 8/9/19, released 8/14/19
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 8/16/19
  • 1 year/$5.9M (2018)
    • won arbitration with Tampa Bay 2/3/18 ($5.9M-$5.35M)
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 8/1/18
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Tampa Bay 8/6/18 with $1,744,624 remaining on contract (as part of the deal, Rays pay Pirates $1,583,486, with Pittsburgh responsible for $161,156, a pro-rated 55/186 share of the Major League minimum)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Pittsburgh 8/31/18 with $951,612 remaining on contract. As part of the deal, Pirates pay $863,709, with Yankees responsible for a pro-rated share of the $0.545M Major League minimum salary, $87,903.
  • 1 year/$4.35M (2017)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Miami 6/26/17 (Rays assume responsibility for remaining 2017 salary of $2,305,737)
  • 1 year/$2.625M (2016)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.925M (2015)
    • renewed by Miami 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 4 years/$10M (2010-13)
    • signed by Toronto as an amateur free agent from Cuba 4/13/10
    • $4M signing bonus
    • 10:$500,000, 11:$2M, 12:$1.75M, 13:$1.75M
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Toronto 11/13/12
  • agent: Magnus Sports (Praver-Shapiro)
  • ML service: 8.037

Chris Owings ss
1 year/$1M (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 1/3/20 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • contract selected by Colorado 7/18/20
  • 1 year/$3M (2019)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/5/18
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 325, 350, 375, 400, 425, 450, 475, 500 plate appearances. $0.1M for 550 PA
    • DFA by Kansas City 5/31/19, released 6/4/19
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 6/17/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 8/11/19
    • elected free agency 10/21/19
  • 1 year/$3.4M (2018)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Arizona 11/30/18
  • 1 year/$2.3M (2017)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$530,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/16
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/6/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 9/3/13
  • drafted by Arizona 2009 (1s-41) (Gilbert HS, S.C.)
  • $950,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Brandon O’Hearn, ACES
  • ML service: 6.131

J.T. Riddle ss
1 year/$850,000 (2020)

  • 1 year/$850,000 (2020)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/31/20
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 10/1/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 10/6/20 (refused assignment, elected free agency 10/6/20)
  • 1 year/$560,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/19
    • DFA by Miami 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Miami 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Miami 3/17
  • drafted by Miami 2013 (13-382) (Kentucky)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.118 (through 2019)

Andrew Romine ss-2b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/15/20 (minor-league contract with salary of $900,000 in majors)
    • released by Chicago White Sox 7/23/20
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 9/15/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 9/24/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 1/11/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Philadelphia 3/21/19
    • re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 3/25/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.05M (2018)
    • re-signed by Seattle 12/1/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2017)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by Seattle off waivers from Detroit 11/2/17
  • 1 year/$900,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/14/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$520,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/1/15
  • 1 year/$504,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from LA Angels 3/21/14
  • 1 year/$0.4925M (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 9/24/10
  • drafted by LA Angels 2007 (5-178) (Arizona State)
  • $128,700 signing bonus
  • agent: Moye Sports
  • ML service: 6.060

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)

Marcus Semien ss
1 year/$13M (2020)

  • 1 year/$13M (2020)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$5.9M (2019)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.125M (2018)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/17
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/16
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 9/3/13
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2011 (6-201) (Cal)
  • $130,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media
  • ML service: 6.118

Andrelton Simmons ss
7 years/$58M (2014-20)

  • 7 years/$58M (2014-20)
    • signed extension with Atlanta 2/20/14
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 14:$1M, 15:$3M, 16:$6M, 17:$8M, 18:$11M, 19:$13M, 20:$15M
    • at signing, largest AAV for player with 1-plus year of service
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Atlanta 11/12/15
    • opted out of remainder of 2020 season 9/22/20
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 6/1/12
  • drafted by Atlanta 2010 (2-70) (Western Oklahoma State JC)
  • $522,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball (previously The Sparta Group)
  • ML service: 8.122

 

Third Basemen

Asdrubal Cabrera 3b
1 year/$2.5M (2020)

  • 1 year/$2.5M (2020)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 1/8/20
    • performance bonuses: $125,000 each for 200, 300, 400, 500 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2019)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/22/19
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 500, 550 plate appearances
    • award bonuses
    • released by Texas 8/3/19
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 8/6/19 (due pro-rated portion of $555,000 Major League minimum salary)
  • 2 years/$18.5M (2016-17), plus 2018 option
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/11/15
    • 16:$8.25M, 17:$8.25M, 18:$8.25M club option ($2M buyout)
    • NY Mets exercised 2018 option 11/3/17
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from NY Mets 7/27/18 with $2,883,065 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$7.5M (2015)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 12/31/14
  • 2 years/$16.5M (2013-14)
    • signed extension with Cleveland 4/4/12
    • 13:$6.5M, 14:$10M
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Cleveland 7/31/14, with Indians covering remaining 2014 salary
  • 1 year/$4.55M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/10/12 (avoided arbitration, $5.2M-$3.75M)
  • 1 year/$2.025M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/17/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for Silver Slugger
  • 1 year/$444,600 (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year/$416,700 (2009)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/09 ($194,500 in minors)
  • 1 year/$393,300 (2008)
    • re-signed 2/28/08 (split contract, $68,000 in minors)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 8/7/07
  • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Seattle 7/06
  • signed by Seattle 2002 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Alan Nero, Octagon
  • ML service: 13.027

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)

Charlie Culberson inf
1 year/$1M (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/14/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/21/20
    • DFA by Atlanta 9/8/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 9/10/20
    • contract selected by Atlanta 9/30/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 10/29/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$1.395M (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$575,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 9/4/17
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from LA Dodgers 12/16/17
  • 1 year/$535,000 (2016)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 11/19/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $535,000 in majors)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 4/3/16
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 7/21/16 (optional assignment)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Dodgers 12/9/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Colorado 6/6/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 11/19/11
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/9/12
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from San Francisco 7/28/12
  • drafted by San Francisco 2007 (1s-51) (Calhoun HS, Ga.)
  • signed 6/20/07, $607,500 signing bonus
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 4.084 (through 2019)

Daniel Descalso 3b-ss
2 years/$5M (2019-20), plus 2021 option

  • 2 years/$5M (2019-20), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/18/18
    • 19:$1.5M, 20:$2.5M, 21:$3.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • performance bonuses based on plate appearances: $50,000 each for 425, 450, 475 PA. $0.1M for 500 PA.
    • Chicago Cubs declined 2021 option 10/31/20
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2017), plus 2018 club option
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 2/7/17
    • 17:$1.35M, 18:$2M club option ($0.15M buyout)
    • Arizona exercised 2018 option 11/2/17
  • 2 years/$3.6M (2015-16)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/16/14
    • 15:$1.5M, 16:$2.1M
    • annual performance bonuses: $50,000 for 250 plate appearances. $100,000 for 300 PAs. $150,000 for 350 PAs. $200,000 for 400 PAs
  • 1 year/$1.29M (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/29/14 (avoided arbitration, $1.65M-$0.93M)
    • performance bonus: $10,000 for 250 plate appearances
    • non-tendered by St. Louis 12/2/14
  • 1 year/$511,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13
  • 1 year/$495,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/29/12
  • 1 year/$414,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/11
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2010)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 9/18/10
  • drafted by St. Louis 2007 (3-112) (UC Davis)
  • $255,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Steve Canter
  • ML service: 10.016

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/$5M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$5M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/15/20
    • 20:$3.5M, 21:$5.75M club option ($1.5M buyout)
    • 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/$0.6M (2014)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
  • 1 year/$527,500 (2013)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/19/10
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2007 (1s-34) (Rutgers)
  • signed 7/07, $825,000 signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • 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

Brock Holt 3b-of
1 year/$3.25M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$3.25M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 2/19/20
    • 20:$2.5M, 21:$5M club option ($750,000 buyout)
    • performance bonuses based on plate appearances: $250,000 each for 400, 425, 450 PA
    • DFA by Milwaukee 8/22/20, released 8/26/20
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 8/29/20 (Nationals pay pro-rated share of Major League minimum salary)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Washington 10/30/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$3.575M (2019)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.225M (2018)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.95M (2017)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$606,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$530,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/7/14
  • 1 year/$490,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 9/1/12
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Pittsburgh 12/26/12
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2009 (9-265) (Rice)
  • $125,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Lagardere Sports
  • ML service: 7.052

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)

Deven Marrero 3b
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/2/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Miami 8/7/19
    • DFA by Miami 8/16/19, sent outright to Triple-A 8/18/19 (elected free agency 10/24/19)
  • 1 year/$561,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/18
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Boston 3/24/18
    • DFA by Arizona 8/7/18, sent outright to Triple-A 8/10/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Boston 6/25/15
  • drafted by Boston 2012 (1-24) (Arizona State)
  • $2.05M signing bonus ($1.75M slot)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 2.012 (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

Jose Osuna 3b-of
1 year/$589,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$589,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/20
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 11/20/20, released 11/23/20
  • 1 year/$573,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 11/5/16
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/17
  • signed by Pittsburgh 12/9/09 as an amateur free agent from Veneuzuela
  • ML service: 3.036

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)

Pablo Sandoval 3b-1b
1 year/$2M (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/29/20 (minor-league contract with salary of $2M in majors)
    • may earn additional $750,000 in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by San Francisco 7/23/20
    • released by San Francisco 9/10/20
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 9/14/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 9/27/20
  • 5 years/$95M (2015-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 11/25/14
    • $3M signing bonus
    • 15-17:$17M/year. 18-19:$18M/year. 20:$17M club option ($5M buyout)
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for All-Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP. $100,000 for WS MVP. $100,000 for MVP ($75,000 for 2nd place in vote, $50,000 for 3rd)
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to three clubs)
    • perks: suite on road
    • DFA by Boston 7/14/17, released 7/19/17 ($47,874,316 remaining on contract)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 7/22/17 (minor-league contract) (Giants to pay Major League minimum salary in majors)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 8/5/17
    • Boston declined 2020 option 11/19
  • 3 years/$17.15M (2012-14)
    • signed extension with San Francisco 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • 12:$3.2M, 13:$5.7M, 14:$8.25M
    • San Francisco made qualifying offer 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/11
  • 1 year/$465,000 (2010)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/10
  • 1 year/$401,750 (2009)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/9/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 8/13/08
  • signed by San Francisco 2002 as a free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council (previously Gustavo Vazquez)
  • ML service: 12.012

Justin Turner 3b
4 years/$64M (2017-20)

  • 4 years/$64M (2017-20)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 12/23/16
    • $4M signing bonus
    • 17:$12M, 18:$11M, 19:$18M, 20:$19M
    • assignment bonus: $1M if traded
  • 1 year/$5.1M (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • LA Dodgers made $17.2M qualifying offer 11/16 (rejected)
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1M (2014)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 2/5/14 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors, $0.12M in minors
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 200, 275 PAs. $50,000 each for 300, 325, 350, 375 PAs. $75,000 each 400, 425, 450 PA
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 3/16/14
  • 1 year/$504,547 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
    • non-tendered by NY Mets 12/2/13
  • 1 year/$491,209 (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/9/10
    • claimed by NY Mets off waivers 5/25/10 after being DFA by Baltimore 5/21/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 9/8/09
  • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Cincinnati 12/9/08
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2006 (7-204) (Cal State Fullerton)
  • $50,000 signing bonus
  • agent: GEM Agency
  • ML service: 10.045

Steve Wilkerson 3b
2020

  • 2020
    • DFA by Baltimore 1/31/20, sent outright to Triple-A 2/5/20
    • released by Baltimore 9/14/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/19
    • DFA by Baltimore 3/23/19, sent outright to Triple-A
    • contract selected by Baltimore 4/22/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 6/19/18
  • drafted by Baltimore 2014 (8-241) (Clemson)
  • $10,000 signing bonus ($157,300 slot)
  • ML service: 1.090 (through 2019)

Ryan Zimmerman 1b
1 year/$2M (2020)

  • 1 year/$2M (2020)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 1/24/20
    • performance bonuses based on games and plate appearances:
      • $250,000 each for 65, 80, 95, 110, 125, 140 games
      • $250,000 each for 250, 300, 350, 400, 450, 500 PA
    • full no-trade protection
  • 6 years/$100M (2014-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed extension with Washington 2/26/12
    • 14-18:$14M annually. 19:$18M, 20:$18M club option ($2M buyout)
    • 5 year/$10M personal-services contract, to begin once playing career ends
    • no-trade protection, beginning in 2014
    • if traded in 2012-13, salaries increase to $16M in 2014 and $18M in 2015-18, with 2019 and 2020 option unchanged and personal-services contract voided
    • Washington declined 2020 option 11/2/19
  • 5 years/$45M (2009-13)
    • signed extension with Washington 4/20/09
    • replaced 1 year/$3.325M deal signed 2/19/09, avoiding arbitration, $3.9M-$2.75M
    • $500,000 signing bonus
    • 09:$3.325M, 10:$6.25M, 11:$8.925M, 12:$12M, 13:$14M
    • performance bonuses: $75,000 for 500 PAs. $50,000 each for 550, 600 PAs
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.465M (2008)
    • renewed by Washington 3/8/08
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2007)
    • renewed by Washington 3/07
  • 1 year/$327,000 (2006)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Washington 9/05
  • drafted by Washington 2005 (1-4) (Virginia)
  • signed 6/05, $2.975M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 14.032

 

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)

John Andreoli rf
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/20/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Boston 8/7/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 1/15/19 after being DFA by Seattle 1/10/19
    • claimed by San Francisco off waivers 2/1/19 after being DFA by Texas 1/29/19
    • DFA by San Francisco 2/5/19, sent outright to Triple-A 2/10/19
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from San Francisco 3/23/19
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Minnesota 6/2/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/16/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 5/23/18
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers 8/18/18 after being DFA by Seattle 8/17/18
    • claimed by Seattle off waivers from Baltimore 10/31/18
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2011 (17-519) (Connecticut)
  • $0.1346M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.052 (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)

Jorge Bonifacio rf
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/7/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Detroit 8/19/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Detroit 10/27/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/22/19
    • DFA by Kansas City 11/20/19, released 11/25/19
  • 1 year/$561,900 (2018)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/24/18
    • suspended 80 games without pay, placed on restricted list 3/10/18 (positive PED test)
    • reinstated from restricted list 6/28/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/17
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15
  • signed by Kansas City 2009 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 2.041

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)

Jackie Bradley cf
1 year/$11M (2020)

  • 1 year/$11M (2020)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$20M (2019)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$8.55M (2019)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$6.1M (2018)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.6M (2017)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$546,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$528,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year/$502,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/7/14
  • 1 year/$490,000 (2013)
    • contract purchased by Boston 3/31/13
  • drafted by Boston 2011 (1s-40) (South Carolina)
  • $1.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 6.150

Michael Brantley lf
2 years/$32M (2019-20)

  • 2 years/$32M (2019-20)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 12/18/18
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 19:$15M, 20:$15M
    • award bonuses, including top 5 in MVP vote, WS MVP, LCS MVP, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, All Star
  • 4 years/$25M (2014-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed extension with Cleveland 2/10/14 (avoided arbitration, $3.8M-$2.7M)
    • $3.5M signing bonus
    • 14:$1.5M, 15:$5M, 16:$6.5M, 17:$7.5M, 18:$11M club option ($1M buyout)
    • 2017 salary increases by $1M with 1-5 finish in 2014-16 MVP vote or by $0.5M with 6-10 finish in 2014-16 MVP vote
    • 2018 option increases by $1M with 1-5 finish in 2014-17 MVP vote or by $500,000 with 6-10 finish in 2014-17 MVP vote
    • award bonuses, including $0.1M for All Star
    • Cleveland exercised 2018 option at $11.5M 11/3/17
  • 1 year/$526,900 (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/7/13
  • 1 year/$495,300 (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$421,800 (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year/$400,800 (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 9/1/09
  • acquired in trade from Milwaukee 10/08
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2005 (7-205) (Ft. Pierce Central HS, Fla.)
  • $150,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 10.131

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

Jay Bruce rf
3 years/$39M (2018-20)

  • 3 years/$39M (2018-20)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/18
    • $3M signing bonus ($1.5M in 2019, $1.5M in 2020)
    • 18:$10M, 19:$13M, 20:$13M
    • limited no-trade protection: may block deals to 5 clubs annually
      • 2018: Baltimore, Oakland, Seattle, Tampa Bay, Toronto
      • 2019: Detroit, Miami, Oakland, Tampa Bay, Toronto
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from NY Mets 12/3/18
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Seattle 6/2/19 with $21,317,204 remaining on Bruce’s contract (as part of the deal, Mariners to pay Phillies $18,567,204 on 1/15/20, leaving Philadelphia responsible for $2.75M in 2019-20)
  • 6 years/$51M (2011-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 12/10/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • $0.25M signing bonus
    • 11:$2.75M, 12:$5M, 13:$7.5M, 14:$10M, 15:$12M, 16:$12.5M, 17:$13M club option ($1M buyout)
    • limited no-trade clause (may block deals to 8 clubs, with no-trade list as of 12/15 consisting of Arizona, Boston, Cleveland, Miami, Minnesota, NY Yankees, Oakland and Tampa Bay)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Cincinnati 8/1/16 with $5,234,973 remaining on contract
    • award bonuses
    • NY Mets exercised 2017 option 11/2/16
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from NY Mets 8/10/17, with Indians responsible for $3,765,027 in remaining 2017 salary
  • 1 year/$440,000 (2010)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/10
  • 1 year/$417,500 (2009)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/21/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed 12/5/07 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 5/27/08
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2005 (1-12) (West Brook HS, Beaumont, Texas)
  • $1.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports (previously Sosnick Cobbe & Karon)
  • ML service: 12.125

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

Shin-Soo Choo lf
7 years/$130M (2014-20)

  • 7 years/$130M (2014-20)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/13
    • 14:$14M, 15:$14M, 16:$20M, 17:$20M, 18:$20M, 19:$21M, 20:$21M
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 10 clubs/season)
    • award bonuses: $0.25M for MVP. $0.15M for WS MVP. $0.1M each for All-Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP
  • 1 year/$7.375M (2013)
    • signed by Cincinnati 2/11/13 (avoided arbitration, $8M-$6.75M)
    • Cincinnati made qualifying offer 11/4/13
  • 1 year/$4.9M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Cleveland 12/11/12
  • 1 year/$3.975M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$461,100 (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year/$420,300 (2009)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/22/09 ($234,300 in minors)
  • 1 year/$390,400 (2008)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/7/08
  • 1 year/$383,100 (2007)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/07 (split contract, $109,600 in minors)
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/06
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Seattle 7/06, with Indians paying Mariners undisclosed amount of cash
  • signed by Cleveland 2000 as a free agent from South Korea
  • $1.3M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 13.119

Nelson Cruz dh-rf
1 year/$14.3M (2019), plus 2020 option

  • 1 year/$14.3M (2019), plus 2020 club option
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/27/18
    • 19:$14M, 20:$12M club option ($0.3M buyout)
    • Minnesota exercised 2020 option 11/1/19
  • 4 years/$57M (2015-18)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/4/14
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 15:$14M, 16:$14M, 17:$14M, 18:$14M
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 8 clubs in 2015, 2016)
    • award bonuses: $25,000 for All Star reserve. $50,000 each for All Star start, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP. $0.1M for WS MVP. $0.15M for MVP
  • 1 year/$8M (2014)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/22/14
    • roster bonuses: $0.15M each for 60, 90, 120, 150, 180 days on active roster
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All Star selection
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 8 clubs)
    • Baltimore made qualifying offer 11/1/14
  • 2 years/$16M (2012-13)
    • signed extension with Texas 2/9/12 (avoided arbitration, $7.5M-$5.5M)
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 12:$5M, 13:$10.5M
    • 2013 salary increases based on 2012 PAs: $0.1M each for 500, 525, 550, 575, 600 PA
    • award bonuses: $50,000 for All-Star. $75,000 for LCS MVP
    • placed on restricted list 8/5/13 (PED violation), activated 9/30/13
    • Texas made qualifying offer 11/4/13
  • 1 year/$3.65M (2011)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • $150,000 in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$440,000 (2010)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/4/10
  • 1 year/$408,070 (2009)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/20/09
    • award bonus: $10,000 for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$398,150 (2008)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/15/08
    • DFA by Texas 3/29/08, sent outright to Triple-A 4/3/08
    • contract purchased by Texas 8/25/08
  • 1 year/$382,000 (2007)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/06
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Milwaukee 7/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Oakland 12/04
    • signed by Milwaukee 2/05
  • acquired by Oakland in trade from NY Mets 8/00
  • signed by NY Mets 1998 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Bryce Dixon (previously ISE Baseball, Adam Katz and ACES)
  • ML service: 13.082

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)

Derek Dietrich lf-2b
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/12/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cincinnati 7/20/20
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 7/24/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 8/8/20
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 8/10/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 8/11/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/18/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $2M in majors)
    • may earn additional $500,000 in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 3/27/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 11/4/19
  • 1 year/$2.9M (2018)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Miami 11/20/18 (refused assignment, elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$1.7M (2017)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$522,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$501,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Tampa Bay 12/5/12
    • contract purchased by Miami 5/8/13
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2010 (2-72) (Georgia Tech)
  • $457,200 signing bonus
  • agent: All Bases Covered (previously represented by SportsMeter)
  • ML service: 6.112

Jarrod Dyson cf
1 year/$2M (2020)

  • 1 year/$2M (2020)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 2/12/20
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Pittsburgh 8/28/20
  • 2 years/$7.5M (2018-19)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 2/19/18
    • $500,000 signing bonus
    • 18:$3.5M, 19:$3.5M
  • 1 year/$2.8M (2017)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Kansas City 1/6/17
    • signed by Seattle 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.725M (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.225M (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/27/15 (avoided arbitration, $1.6M-$900,000)
  • 1 year/$530,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/27/14
  • 1 year/$506,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/15/13
  • 1 year/$483,625 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/10/12
  • 1 year/$414,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/19/10
  • drafted by Kansas City 2006 (50-1,475) (SW Mississippi CC)
  • $5,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 9.088

Adam Eaton cf
5 years/$23.5M (2015-19), plus 2020-21 options

  • 5 years/$23.5M (2015-19), plus 2020-21 club options
    • signed extension with Chicago White Sox 3/20/15, replacing one-year, $560,000 contract signed 3/3/15
    • 15:$850,000, 16:$2.75M, 17:$4M, 18:$6M, 19:$8.4M, 20:$9.5M club option ($1.5M buyout), 21:$10.5M club option ($1.5M buyout)
    • 2021 option increases to $13M with MVP in any season 2015-20 or $12M with second- or third-place finish in any MVP vote in 2015-20
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/7/16
    • Washington exercised 2020 option 11/2/19
    • Washington declined 2021 option 10/30/20
  • 1 year/$511,000 (2014)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/2/13
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Arizona 12/10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 9/4/12
  • drafted by Arizona 2010 (19-571) (Miami-Ohio)
  • agent: Diamond Sports Management
  • ML service: 8.030

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)

Brett Gardner lf
1 year/$12.5M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$12.5M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/12/19
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 20:$8M, 21:$10M club option ($2.5M buyout)
    • NY Yankees declined 2021 option 10/30/20
  • 1 year/$7.5M (2019)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 10/31/18
  • 4 years/$52M (2015-18), plus 2019 club option
    • signed extension with NY Yankees 2/23/14
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 15:$12M, 16:$13M, 17:$12M, 18:$11M, 19:$12.5M club option ($2M buyout)
    • assignment bonus: $1M if traded
    • NY Yankees declined 2019 option at $12.5M 10/31/18
  • 1 year/$5.6M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.85M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 12/7/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 375, 400, 425, 450, 475, 500 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$2.8M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/20/12 (avoided arbitration, $3.2M-$2.4M)
  • 1 year/$549,500 (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/11
  • 1 year/$452,500 (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/12/10
  • 1 year/$414,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 2/09 ($95,948 in minors)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 6/30/08
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2005 (3-109) (College of Charleston)
  • $210,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Pro Star Management
  • ML service: 12.072

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)

Alex Gordon lf
1 year/$4M (2020)

  • 1 year/$4M (2020)
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/22/20
    • award bonuses: $100,000 for MVP ($50,000 for second through fifth in MVP vote). $100,000 for WS MVP. $50,000 each for LCS MVP, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, All Star selection
    • assignment bonus: $500,000 for each trade, paid by acquiring club, with $500,000 in performance bonuses starting after trade: $100,000 for each 50, 100, 150, 200, 250 plate appearances
  • 4 years/$72M (2016-19), plus 2020 mutual option
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/6/16
    • 16:$12M, 17:$16M, 18:$20M, 19:$20M, 20:$23M mutual option ($4M buyout, with $500,000 paid during 2019 season)
    • with trade, 2020 option is voided and buyout converted to $4M assignment bonus (Gordon to earn right to block any trade 6/17 as 10-and-5 player)
    • Kansas City declined 2020 option 10/31/19
  • 4 years/$37.5M (2012-15), plus 2016 player option
    • signed extension with Kansas City 3/30/12, replacing 1 year/$4.775M deal signed 2/9/12, avoiding arbitration, $5.45M-$4.15M
    • 12:$6M, 13:$9M, 14:$10M, 15:$12.5M, 16:$12.5M player option
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • salaries may increase based on awards, performance:
      • 2011-12 Gold Gloves, 2013 All Star increase 2014 salary to $10.75M, 2015 salary to $13.25M, 2016 option to $13.25M
      • 2013 Gold Glove, 2014 All Star increase 2015 salary and 2016 player option to $14M each
    • Gordon declined 2016 option 11/5/15
    • Kansas City made qualifying offer to Gordon 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$1.4M (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/14/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.15M (2010)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$457,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/09 ($243,600 in minors)
  • 1 year/$406,000 (2008)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/2/08 (split contract)
  • 1 year/$380,000 (2007)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 4/07
  • drafted by Kansas City 2005 (1-2) (Nebraska)
  • signed 9/05, $4M signing bonus
  • agent: Casey Close, Excel Sports
  • ML service: 13.092

Dee Gordon 2b-cf
5 years/$50M (2016-20), plus 2021 option

  • 5 years/$50M (2016-20), plus 2021 club option
    • signed extension with Miami 1/14/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • $1.5M signing bonus
    • 16:$3M, 17:$7.5M, 18:$10.5M, 19:$13M, 20:$13.5M, 21:$14M club option ($1M buyout)
    • 2021 option guaranteed with 600 plate appearances in 2020 or 1,200 PAs in 2019-20
    • placed on restricted list 4/29/16 (80-game suspension for a failed PED test)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Miami 12/7/17
    • Seattle declined 2021 option 10/28/20
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2015)
    • signed by Miami 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$515,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/2/14
    • acquired by Miami in trade from LA Dodgers 12/10/14, with Dodgers agreeing to pay Gordon’s 2015 salary
  • 1 year/$501,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/13
  • 1 year/$485,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 6/6/11
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2008 (4-127) (Seminole CC, Fla.)
  • $250,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball
  • ML service: 8.154

Terrance Gore of
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 2/17/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 7/23/20
    • sent outright to Alternate Training Site by San Diego 7/30/20
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 9/30/20
    • sent outright to Alternate Training Site by LA Dodgers 7/30/20
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 9/30/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Dodgers 10/30/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$650,000 (2019)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/18/18 (split contract paying $350,000 in minors and $100,000 in performance bonuses)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 7/17/19 after being DFA by Kansas City 7/12/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 12/1/17 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Kansas City 8/15/18
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/1/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 11/2/18
  • 1 year/$536,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/17
    • non-tendered by Kansas City 12/1/17
  • 1 year/$508,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/16
  • 1 year/$508,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 8/31/14
  • drafted by Kansas City 2011 (20-606) (Gulf Coast CC, Fla.)
  • agent: L. Warner Companies
  • ML service: 2.013

Robbie Grossman lf
1 year/$3.725M (2020)

  • 1 year/$3.725M (2020)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2M (2019)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 2/15/19
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 500, 550 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$2M (2018)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Minnesota 11/30/18
  • 1 year/$552,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/11/15 (minor-league contract with May opt-out date)
    • opted out of contract with Cleveland 5/15/16
    • signed by Minnesota as free agent 5/17/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 5/19/16
  • 1 year/$515,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
    • released by Houston 11/19/15
  • 1 year/$504,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Pittsburgh 7/24/12
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2008 (6-174) (Cypress-Fairbanks HS, Cypress, Texas)
  • $1M signing bonus
  • agent: Lagardere Sports
  • ML service: 6.060

Billy Hamilton cf
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 2/7/20 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from San Francisco 8/2/20
    • contract selected by NY Mets 8/4/20
    • claimed off waivers by Chicago Cubs 9/7/20 after being DFA by NY Mets 9/4/20
  • 1 year/$5.25M (2019), plus 2020 mutual option
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/11/18
    • 19:$4.25M, 20:$7.5M mutual option ($1M buyout)
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each 325, 350, 375, 400, 425, 450, 475, 500, 525, 550 plate appearances
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers 8/19/19 after being DFA by Kansas City 8/16/19
    • Atlanta declined 2020 option 10/31/19
  • 1 year/$4.6M (2018)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Cincinnati 11/30/18
  • 1 year/$2.625M (2017)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$570,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/16
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 9/2/13
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2009 (2-57) (Taylorsville HS, Miss.)
  • $623,600 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 7.009

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 Joyce rf
1 year/$1.5M (2020)

  • 1 year/$1.5M (2020)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 1/30/20
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 200, 250 PAs. $75,000 each for 300, 350 PA.
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2019)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/8/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.25M in majors
    • may earn additional $500,000 in performance bonuses based on plate appearances
    • released by Cleveland 3/19/19
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 3/20/19 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from San Francisco 3/23/19
  • 2 years/$11M (2017-18)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/30/16
    • 17:$5M, 18:$6M
  • 1 year/$1M (2016)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 2/18/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 3/29/16
  • 1 year/$4.75M (2015)
    • signed by LA Angels 2/9/15 (avoided arbitration, $5.2M-$4.2M)
  • 1 year/$3.7M (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Tampa Bay 12/16/14
  • 1 year/$2.45M (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$499,500 (2012)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$426,500 (2011)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/26/11
  • 1 year/$406,000 (2010)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/10
  • 1 year/$410,400 (2009)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Detroit 12/10/08
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/25/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 5/5/08
  • drafted by Detroit 2005 (12-360) (Florida Southern)
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 11.123

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

Ryan LaMarre cf
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/13/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Tampa Bay 7/18/20
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 7/24/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 9/10/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/18 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Atlanta 9/8/19
    • contract selected by Minnesota 9/8/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 11/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 3/28/18
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers 7/9/18 after being DFA by Minnesota 7/2/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 10/26/18 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/28/16
    • acquired by Oakland in trade 4/23/17 after being DFA by LA Angels 4/18/17
    • released by Oakland 6/21/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 1/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 6/18/16
    • DFA by Boston 7/7/16, sent outright to Triple-A 7/11/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 8/20/15
    • non-tendered by Cincinnati 12/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
    • DFA by Cincinnati 8/12/14, released 8/13/14
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 8/19/14 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2010 (2-62) (Michigan)
  • $587,700 signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 1.062 (through 2019)

Jake Marisnick cf
1 year/$3.3125M (2020)

  • 1 year/$3.3125M (2020)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.2125M (2019)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Houston 12/5/19
  • 1 year/$1.9M (2018)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/11/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2017)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$519,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/16
  • 1 year/$511,200 (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Miami 7/31/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Miami 7/23/13
  • acquired by Miami in trade from Toronto 11/13/12
  • drafted by Toronto 2009 (3-104) (Poly HS, Riverside, Calif.)
  • $1M signing bonus
  • agent: Reynolds Sports
  • ML service: 6.132

Nick Markakis rf
1 year/$4M (2020)

  • 1 year/$4M (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/4/19
    • opted out of 2020 season, placed on restricted list 7/6/20
    • opted back in fro 2020 season 7/29/20, activated 8/5/20
  • 1 year/$6M (2019), plus 2020 club option
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/22/19
    • 19:$4M, 20:$6M club option ($2M buyout)
    • Atlanta declined 2020 option 11/4/19
  • 4 years/$44M (2015-18)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/3/14
    • $2M signing bonus (paid by 1/1/15)
    • 15:$10.5M, 16:$10.5M, 17:$10.5M, 18:$10.5M
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for Gold Glove, LCS MVP. $50,000 each All Star, MVP, WS MVP, Comeback Player of Year
  • 6 years/$66.1M (2009-14), plus 2015 option
    • signed extension with Baltimore 1/21/09 (avoided arbitration, $5M-$2.9M)
    • $2.1M signing bonus ($1M paid on approval, $1.1M paid 4/2010)
    • 09:$3M, 10:$6.75M, 11:$10.25M, 12:$12M, 13:$15M, 14:$15M, 15:$17.5M club option ($2M buyout)
    • if club exercises 2015 option, Markakis may void, forfeit buyout
    • 2010-14 salaries may increase by $0.5M with 1) All Star or 2) 1st-10th finish in MVP vote in each previous season
    • limited no-trade clause (may block deals to 8 clubs)
    • award bonuses: $0.2M each for MVP, WS MVP; $0.1M for LCS MVP; $75,000 each for Silver Slugger, Gold Glove
    • Baltimore declined 2015 option 10/30/14
  • 1 year/$455,000 (2008)
    • renewed by Baltimore 3/4/08
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2007)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/07
  • 1 year/$327,000 (2006)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 11/05
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/06
  • drafted by Baltimore 2003 (1-7) (Young Harris College)
  • $1.85M signing bonus
  • agent: Jamie Murphy
  • ML service: 14.150

Cameron Maybin lf-cf
1 year/$1.5M (2020)

  • 1 year/$1.5M (2020)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 2/12/20
    • performance bonuses: $100,000 each for 250, 300, 350, 400, 450, 550 plate appearances. $150,000 for 600 PA.
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Detroit 8/31/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 2/22/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.75M in majors)
    • $0.25M in performance bonuses based on plate appearances
    • released by San Francisco 3/22/19
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 3/29/19 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Cleveland 4/25/19
  • 1 year/$3.25M (2018)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 2/21/18
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Miami with $1,065,860 remaining on contract
  • 5 years/$25M (2012-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed extension with San Diego 3/3/12
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 12:$0.5M, 13:$3M, 14:$5M, 15:$7M, 16:$8M, 17:$9M club option ($1M buyout)
    • placed on restricted list 7/23/14 (positive amphetamine test)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from San Diego 4/5/15
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Atlanta 11/20/15, with Braves paying $2.5M of Maybin’s $8M salary for 2015
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Detroit 11/3/16
    • LA Angels exercised 2017 option 11/3/16
    • claimed by Houston off waivers from LA Angels 8/31/17 ($1,524,590 remaining on contract)
  • 1 year/$429,100 (2011)
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Florida 11/13/10
    • signed by San Diego 2/11
  • 1 year/$405,000 (2010)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/2/10
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2009)
    • renewed by Florida 3/09
  • 1 year/$390,000 (2008)
    • acquired by Florida in trade from Detroit 12/4/07
    • renewed by Florida 3/2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 8/17/07
  • drafted by Detroit 2005 (1-10) (Roberson HS, Asheville, N.C.)
  • signed 9/05, $2.65M signing bonus
  • agent: Mato Sports
  • ML service: 11.059

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)

Marcell Ozuna lf
1 year/$18M (2020)

  • 1 year/$18M (2020)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/21/205\
  • 1 year/$12.25M (2019)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • St. Louis made $17.8M qualifying offer 11/4/19 (rejected 11/14/19)
  • 1 year/$9M (2018)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2017)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Miami 12/13/17
  • 1 year/$570,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/16
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$505,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Miami 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Miami 3/13
  • signed by Miami 2008 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: CAA Sports (previously MDR Sports and Boras Corp.)
  • ML service: 7.124

Joc Pederson of
1 year/$7.75M (2020)

  • 1 year/$7.75M (2020)
    • lost arbitration with LA Dodgers 2/7/20 ($9.5M-$7.75M)
  • 1 year/$5M (2019)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.6M (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/17
  • 1 year/$520,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/16
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 9/1/14
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2010 (11-352) (Palo Alto HS, Calif.)
  • $600,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Excel
  • ML service: 6.028

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)

Kevin Pillar cf
1 year/$4.25M (2020)

  • 1 year/$4.25M (2020)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 2/14/20
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Boston 8/31/20
  • 1 year/$5.8M (2019)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Toronto 4/2/19
    • non-tendered by San Francisco 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$3.25M (2018)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year/$521,100 (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 1 year/$512,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Toronto 8/14/13
  • drafted by Toronto 2011 (32-979) (Cal State Dominguez Hills)
  • agent: All Bases Covered
  • ML service: 6.113

Jurickson Profar lf
1 year/$5.7M (2020)

  • 1 year/$5.7M (2020)
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Oakland 12/2/19
    • re-signed by San Diego 12/2/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.6M (2019)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.05M (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Texas 12/21/18
  • 1 year/$1.005M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$605,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$509,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/15
  • 1 year/$505,750 (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/14
  • 1 year/$491,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/18/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Texas 9/1/12
  • signed by Texas 7/2/09 as an amateur free agent from Curacao
  • $1.55M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 6.165

Cesar Puello of
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 1/23/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 9/19/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 10/28/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/28/19
    • acquired by Miami in trade 6/19/19 after being DFA by LA Angels 6/17/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A 10/23/19 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 1/9/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Arizona 8/1/18
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 8/3/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/1/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Texas 6/1/17 (exercised opt-out)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 6/3/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 8/9/17
    • claimed by Tampa Bay off waivers 8/19/17 after being DFA by LA Angels 8/12/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 11/6/17 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/26/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Mets 4/3/15
    • released by NY Mets 8/19/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
    • placed on restricted list 8/5/13 (PED violation)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/18/11
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
  • signed 2007 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $400,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.169

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)

Josh Reddick rf
4 years/$52M (2017-20)

  • 4 years/$52M (2017-20)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 11/23/16
    • 17-20: $13M annually
  • 1 year/$6.575M (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Oakland 8/1/16 with $2,227,596 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$4.1M (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.7M (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/15/14 (avoided arbitration, $3.25M-$2M)
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/13
  • 1 year/$485,000 (2012)
    • signed by Oakland 2/12
  • 1 year/$417,500 (2011)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/11
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Boston 12/28/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Boston 7/31/09
  • drafted by Boston 2006 (17-523) (Middle Georgia JC)
  • $140,000 signing bonus
  • agents: ACES
  • ML service: 10.050

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)

Hunter Renfroe of
1 year/$3.3M (2020)

  • 1 year/$3.3M (2020)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 11/20/20, sent outright to Triple-A 11/25/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$582,100 (2019)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/19
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from San Diego 12/6/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/18
  • 1 year/$535,900 (2017)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by San Diego 3/16
  • drafted by San Diego 2013 (1-13) (Mississippi State)
  • $2.678M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 3.165

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)

Steven Souza of
1 year/$1M (2020)

  • 1 year/$1M (2020)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/28/20
    • performance bonuses for plate appearances: $50,000 for 200 PA. $75,000 for 250 PA. $125,000 for 300 PA. $150,000 for 350 PA. $200,000 each for 400, 450, 500 PA
    • roster bonuses: $200,000 each for 30, 60, 90, 120, 150 days on active Major League roster
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 9/6/20, released 9/8/20
  • 1 year/$4.125M (2019)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Arizona 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$3.55M (2018)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Tampa Bay 2/20/18
  • 1 year/$546,700 (2017)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/17
  • 1 year/$516,100 (2016)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/16
  • 1 year/$508,700 (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/8/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Washington 11/1/13
    • re-signed by Washington 2/26/14
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Washington 12/19/14
  • drafted by Washington 2007 (3-100) (Cascade HS, Everett, Wash.)
  • $346,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Moye Sports
  • ML service: 5.072 (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)

George Springer rf
1 year/$21M (2020)

  • 1 year/$21M (2020)

    • re-signed by Houston 1/16/20 (avoided arbitration, $22.5M-$17.5M)
    • award bonuses: $200,000 for MVP ($175,000 for second in vote, $150,000 for third, $125,000 for fourth, $100,000 for fifth). $100,000 for World Series MVP. $75,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP.
    • Houston made $18.9M qualifying offer 11/2/20
  • 2 years/$24M (2018-19)
    • signed extension with Houston 2/5/18 (avoided arbitration, $10.5M-$8.5M)
    • 18:$12M, 19:$12M
  • 1 year/$3.9M (2017)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$522,400 (2016)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/16
  • 1 year/$512,900 (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Houston 4/16/14
  • drafted by Houston 2011 (1-11) (Connecticut)
  • $2.525M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 6.166

Michael Taylor of
1 year/$3.325M (2020)

  • 1 year/$3.325M (2020)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/9/20 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 300 plate appearances
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Washington 10/15/20 (refused assignment, elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$3.25M (2019)
    • lost arbitration case against Washington ($3.5M-$3.25M)
  • 1 year/$577,200 (2018)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/18
  • 1 year/$2.525M (2018)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$5.8M (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$557,900 (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/17
  • 1 year/$524,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
  • 1 year/$508,700 (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Washington 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Washington 2/26/14
  • drafted by Washington 2009 (6-172) (Westminster Academy, Fort Lauderdale)
  • $125,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 4.129 (through 2019)

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)

Mason Williams of
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 11/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 8/22/20
    • DFA by Baltimore 9/1/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 9/4/20
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/5/20
    • DFA by Baltimore 9/11/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 9/14/20
    • released by Baltimore 9/20/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/10/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cincinnati 9/3/19
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 9/3/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/3/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 10/30/19
    • elected free agency 10/31/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 7/26/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 11/2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
    • DFA by NY Yankees 6/29/17, sent outright to Triple-A 7/6/17
  • 1 year/$509,700 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 11/20/14
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2010 (4-145) (West Orange HS, Winter Garden, Fla.)
  • $1.45M signing bonus
  • agent: Bobby Barad
  • ML service: 2.002 (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)

Alex Avila c
1 year/$4.25M (2020)

  • 1 year/$4.25M (2020)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/19
  • 2 years/$8.25M (2018-19)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 1/31/18
    • 18:$4M, 19:$4.25M
    • annual performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 350, 400 plate appearances. $50,000 each for 450, 500 PA. $100,000 for 550 PA.
  • 1 year/$2M (2017)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/23/16
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Detroit 7/31/17
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2016)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a a free agent 11/25/15
  • 1 year/$4.35M (2014), plus 2015 club option
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/31/14 (avoided arbitration, $5.35M-$3.75M)
    • 14:$4.15M, 15:$5.4M club option ($0.2M buyout)
    • 2015 option guaranteed with 2014 All-Star selection or top 15 finish in 2014 MVP vote or 2014 Silver Slugger award
    • Detroit exercised 2015 option 11/17/14
  • 1 year/$2.95M (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2012)
    • renewed by Detroit 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$425,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/11
  • 1 year/$404,900 (2010)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/16/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 8/5/09
  • drafted by Detroit 2008 (5-169) (Alabama)
  • $169,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 11.061

Drew Butera c
1 year/$1M (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • contract selected by Colorado 7/23/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/5/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.3M in majors)
    • may earn additional $0.2M in performance bonuses
    • may opt out of contract 3/21/19 if not on Major League roster
    • released by Philadelphia 3/21/10
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 3/25/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Colorado 4/15/19
    • DFA by Colorado 5/3/19, sent outright to Triple-A 5/6/19
    • contract selected by Colorado 9/3/19
  • 2 years/$3.8M (2017-18)
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/18/16
    • 17:$1.5M, 18:$2.3M
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Kansas City 8/31/18 with $383,333 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$1.1625M (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star
  • 1 year/$0.9875M (2015)
    • signed by LA Angels 1/15/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade 5/7/15 after being DFA by LA Angels 5/4/15
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 11/29/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade 12/9/14 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 12/5/14
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/17/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Minnesota 7/31/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.429M (2011)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (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
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Mets 7/30/07
  • drafted by NY Mets 2005 (5-149) (Central Florida)
  • $0.175M signing bonus
  • agent: David Schwartz
  • ML service: 9.067

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)

Jason Castro c
1 year/$6.85M (2020)

  • 1 year/$6.85M (2020)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/7/20
    • assignment bonus: $250,000, to be paid by acquiring club
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from LA Angels 8/30/20
  • 3 years/$24.5M (2017-19)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 11/30/16
    • 17:$8.5M, 18:$8M, 19:$8M
  • 1 year/$5M (2016)
    • lost arbitration with Houston 2/9/16 ($5.25M-$5M)
  • 1 year/$4M (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.45M (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$496,600 (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • 1 year/$486,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/18/12
  • 1 year/$421,500 (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/16/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Houston 6/22/10
  • drafted by Houston 2008 (1-10) (Stanford)
  • signed 7/08, $2.07M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 10.104

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

Robinson Chirinos c
1 year/$6.75M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$6.75M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/15/20
    • 20:$5.75M, 21:$6.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Texas 8/31/20 (as part of the deal, Rangers pay Mets $358,259)
    • NY Mets declined 2021 option 10/28/20
  • 1 year/$5.75M (2019)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 12/5/18
  • 1 year/$2.35M (2018), plus 2019 club option
    • signed extension with Texas 3/21/17
    • 18:$2.25M, 19:$2.375M club option ($1M buyout)
    • 2019 option may increase based on plate appearances
    • Texas declined 2019 option 11/2/18
  • 1 year/$1.95M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.55M (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$518,290 (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$502,232 (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13
    • acquired by Texas in trade 4/8/13 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 3/31/13
  • 1 year/$480,700 (2012)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 10/29/10
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Chicago Cubs 1/7/11
  • signed 2000 by Chicago Cubs as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: MDR Sports Management
  • ML service: 8.103

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)

Tyler Flowers c
1 year/$4M (2020)

  • 1 year/$4M (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/4/19
  • 1 year/$6M (2019), plus 2020 club option
    • signed extension with Atlanta 8/28/18
    • 19:$4M, 20:$6M club option ($2M buyout)
    • Atlanta declined 2020 option 11/4/19
  • 2 years/$5.3M (2016-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/8/15
    • 16:$2M, 17:$3M, 18:$4M club option ($0.3M buyout)
    • annual performance bonuses based on games started at catcher: $50,000 each for 55, 60. $0.1M each for 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90. $150,000 each for 95, 100. $250,000 each for 110, 120.
    • Atlanta exercised 2018 option for $4M 10/23/17
  • 1 year/$2.675M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Chicago White Sox 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$950,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 12/2/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/22/13
  • 1 year/$483,000 (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 Chicago White Sox 9/1/09
  • acquired by White Sox in trade from Atlanta 12/4/08
  • drafted by Atlanta 2005 (33-1,007) (Chipola JC, Fla.) (draft and follow)
  • agent: O’Connell Sports
  • ML service: 9.148

Dustin Garneau c
1 year/$650,000 (2020)

  • 1 year/$650,000 (2020)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 11/27/19 (split contract, $300,000 in minors, $100,000 guarantee)
    • $75,000 in performance bonuses, including $25,000 each for:
      • 75 plate appearances or 200 innings on defense
      • 150 plate appearances or 300 innings on defense
      • 225 plate appearances or 400 innings on defense
      • sent outright to Triple-A by Houston 10/30/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/22/19
    • DFA by LA Angels 6/7/19, sent outright to Triple-A 6/11/19
    • contract selected by LA Angels 6/20/19
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers 8/3/19 after being DFA by LA Angels 7/31/19
    • DFA by Oakland 8/16/19, sent outright to Triple-A 8/19/19
    • elected free agency 10/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/18
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers 5/24/18 after being DFA by Oakland 5/21/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A 10/2/18
  • 1 year/$537,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers from Colorado 8/4/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Colorado 8/19/15
  • drafted by Colorado 2009 (19-571) (Cal State Fullerton)
  • agent: Marc Kligman
  • ML service: 2.140

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)

Chris Herrmann c
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/13/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Tampa Bay 7/18/20
  • 1 year/$1M (2019)
    • signed by Oakland 12/12/18
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 200, 250, 300, 350 plate appearances
    • DFA by Oakland 9/10/19, released 9/13/19
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2018)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Arizona 3/25/18, released 3/26/18 (due 45 days’ pay, $314,516)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 4/7/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 5/27/18
    • claimed by Houston off waivers from Seattle 11/2/18
    • non-tendered by Houston 11/30/18
  • 1 year/$937,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$515,900 (2016)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/16
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Minnesota 11/10/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 9/14/12
  • drafted by Minnesota 2009 (6-192) (Miami)
  • $135,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Sports Management Partners
  • ML service: 5.128 (through 2019)

Bryan Holaday c
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/13/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 8/1/20\
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Miami as a free agent 11/30/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Miami 3/23/19 (exercised opt-out provision)
    • re-signed by Miami as a free agent 3/26/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Miami 5/24/19
    • elected free agency 10/18/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 11/30/17 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • contract selected by Miami 3/29/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Miami 10/27/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/20/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Philadelphia 3/27/17 (exercised right to opt out)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 3/31/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Detroit 9/1/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Detroit 11/3/17 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$519,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/5/16
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Detroit 3/29/16
    • claimed by Boston off waivers 8/5/16 after being DFA by Texas 8/1/16
    • non-tendered by Boston 12/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/1/15
  • 1 year/$502,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/22/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 6/6/12
  • drafted by Detroit 2010 (6-193) (TCU)
  • $115,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 6.002

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)

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

Sandy Leon c
1 year/$2M (2020)

  • 1 year/$2M (2020)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Boston 12/2/19
    • re-signed by Cleveland 12/2/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 75, 100 starts as catcher
  • 1 year/$2.475M (2019)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 75, 100 starts as catcher
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 3/25/19
    • contract selected by Boston 4/16/19
  • 1 year/$1.95M (2018)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2017)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 6/5/16
  • 1 year/$510,400 (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/15
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Washington 3/30/15
    • DFA by Boston 7/20/15, sent outright to Triple-A 7/30/15
    • contract selected by Boston 9/1/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 11/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/26/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Washington 5/13/12
  • signed by Washington 1/07 as a free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: MAS+ (previously Octagon)
  • ML service: 6.144

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)

Jeff Mathis c
2 years/$6.25M (2019-20)

  • 2 years (2019-20)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 11/19/18
    • 19:$3.25M, 20:$3M
  • 2 years/$4M (2017-18)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/6/16
    • 17:$2M, 18:$2M
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2016)
    • re-signed by Miami as a free agent 12/18/15
    • performance bonuses: $20,000 each for 300, 350, 400, 450, 500 plate appearances
  • 2 years/$3M (2013-14), plus 2015 option
    • signed extension with Toronto 8/14/12
    • 13:$1.5M, 14:$1.5M, 15:$1.5M club option (no buyout)
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Toronto 11/13/12
    • Miami exercised 2015 option 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2012)
    • signed by Toronto 12/12/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.7M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/11/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 110, 120 games started
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from LA Angels 12/1/11
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2010)
    • won arbitration with LA Angels 2/19/10 ($1.3M-$0.7M)
  • 1 year/$450,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/16/09
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$415,000 (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/07
  • 1 year/$327,000 (2006)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/05
  • drafted by Anaheim 2001 (1s-33)
  • $850,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports Management
  • ML service: 14.012

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)

James McCann c
1 year/$5.4M (2020)

  • 1 year/$5.4M (2020)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 12/2/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2019)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/18
  • 1 year/$2.375M (2018)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Detroit 11/30/18
  • 1 year/$552,100 (2017)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/17
  • 1 year/$519,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/25/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/19/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Detroit 9/1/14
  • drafted by Detroit 2011 (2-76) (Arkansas)
  • $577,900 signing bonus
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 6.028

Yadier Molina c
3 years/$60M (2018-20)

  • 3 years/$60M (2018-20)
    • signed extension with St. Louis 4/2/17
    • 18:$20M, 19:$20M, 20:$20M
    • at signing, highest average annual value for active catcher
  • 5 years/$75M (2013-17), plus 2018 mutual option
    • signed extension with St. Louis 3/1/12
    • $1M signing bonus (paid within 30 days of MLB approval of the deal)
    • 13:$14M, 14:$15M, 15:$15M, 16:$14M, 17:$14M, 18:$15M mutual option ($2M buyout)
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • full no-trade protection
  • 4 years/$15.5M (2008-11), plus 2012 club option
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/20/08 (avoided arbitration, $2.75M-$1.85M)
    • $250,000 signing bonus
    • 08:$1.75M, 09:$3.25M, 10:$4.25M, 11:$5.25M, 12:$7M club option ($750,000 buyout)
    • 2012 option increases to $7.5M if Molina is traded
    • award bonus: $50,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove
    • St. Louis exercised $7M option for 2012 10/31/11
  • 1 year/$525,000 (2007)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/07
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2006)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/06
  • 1 year/$323,500 (2005)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/05
  • drafted by St. Louis 2000 (4-113) (Maestro Ladi HS, Vega Alta, PR)
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 16.123

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)

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)

Josh Phegley c
1 year/$1.35M (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/17/20 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.35M in majors)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 7/23/20
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 8/30/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/30/20
  • 1 year/$1.075M (2019)
    • re-signed by Oakland 11/29/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Oakland 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$905,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/17
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/16
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2015)
    • signed by Oakland 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/22/13
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2009 (1s-38) (Indiana)
  • $858,600 signing bonus
  • agent: Pro Star Management
  • ML service: 5.087 (through 2019)

Wilson Ramos c
2 years/$19M (2019-20), plus 2021 option

  • 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

J.T. Realmuto c
1 year/$10M (2020)

  • 1 year/$10M (2020)
    • lost arbitration with Philadelphia 2/20/20 ($12.4M-$10M)
    • Philadelphia made $18.9M qualifying offer 11/2/20
  • 1 year/$5.9M (2019)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Miami 2/7/19
  • 1 year/$2.9M (2018)
    • lost arbitration with Miami 2/2/18 ($3.5M-$2.9M)
  • 1 year/$562,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/16
  • 1 year/$532,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Miami 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • drafted by Florida 2010 (3-104) (Albert HS, Midwest City, Okla.)
  • $600,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Jeff Berry, CAA Sports (previously BBI Sports)
  • ML service: 6.038

Rene Rivera c
1 year/$1M (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/21/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 7/19/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 2/8/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by San Francisco 3/23/19
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 3/25/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$2.8M (2018)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/9/18
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers from LA Angels 8/29/18
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 12/2/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from NY Mets 8/19/17
  • 1 year/$1.7M (2016)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Tampa Bay 3/30/16 (due 45 days’ pay, $418,023)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 4/5/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 4/26/16
  • 1 year/$1.2M (2015)
    • signed by Tampa Bay 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5064M (2014)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/14
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from San Diego 12/19/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/26/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by San Diego 7/7/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 12/13/11 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/14/10 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 5/6/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 10/14/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by NY Yankees 5/21/10 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by Seattle 2001 (2-49) (Papa Juan XXIII HS, Bayamon, Puerto Rico)
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 8.107

Kevan Smith c
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/13/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 7/21/20
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 8/9/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 8/12/20
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 8/29/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 10/30/20
  • 1 year/$572,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/19
    • non-tendered by LA Angels 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$0.56M (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/18
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers from Chicago White Sox 10/26/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 2/10/17
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 4/13/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2011 (7-231) (Pitt)
  • $60,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Fusion Sports (previously Pro Star Management)
  • ML service: 4.001

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)

Kurt Suzuki c
2 years/$10M (2019-20)

  • 2 years/$10M (2019-20)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 11/19/18
    • 19:$4M, 20:$6M
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2018)
    • signed extension with Atlanta 9/23/17
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2017)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/30/17
    • performance bonuses based on starts at catcher: $50,000 each for 65, 70. $100,000 for 75. $150,000 for 80. $200,000 for 85. $250,000 for 90. $300,000 for 95. $350,000 for 100. $500,000 for 105. $550,000 for 110.
  • 2 years/$12M (2015-16), plus 2017 vesting option
    • signed extension with Minnesota 7/31/14
    • 15:$6M, 16:$6M, 17:$6M vesting option
    • 2017 option guaranteed with 485 plate appearances in 2016
  • 1 year/$2.75M (2014)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/13
    • performance bonuses
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 for All-Star selection
  • 4 years/$16.25M (2010-13), plus 2014 option
    • signed extension with Oakland 7/23/10, replacing 1 year/$420,000 deal signed 3/8/10
    • $150,000 signing bonus
    • 10:$0.6M, 11:$3.4M, 12:$5M, 13:$6.45M, 14:$8.5M club option ($650,000 buyout)
    • 2014 option guaranteed at $9.25M with 113 starts in 2013
    • acquired with cash by Washington in trade from Oakland 8/3/12
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Washington 8/23/13 
    • Oakland declined 2014 option 11/1/13
  • 1 year/$410,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/26/09
  • 1 year/$395,000 (2008)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/28/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 2007
  • drafted by Oakland 2004 (2-67) (Cal State-Fullerton)
  • $550,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Dan Lozano, MVP Sports
  • ML service: 13.113

Blake Swihart c
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Texas 8/25/20
  • 1 year/$910,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Arizona in trade 4/19/19 after being DFA by Boston 4/16/19
    • DFA by Arizona 8/12/19, sent outright to Triple-A 8/14/19
    • elected free agency 10/19
  • 1 year/$563,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/17
  • 1 year/$518,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • drafted by Boston 2011 (1-26) (Cleveland HS, Rio Rancho, N.M.)
  • $2.5M signing bonus (club record for position player)
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 2.164 (through 2018)

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

Mike Zunino c
1 year/$4.5M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$4.5M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 11/25/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • 20:$4.5M, 21:$4.5M club option
    • 2021 option increases $250,000 each for 300, 400, 500 plate appearances in 2020
    • Tampa Bay declined 2021 option 10/30/20
  • 1 year/$4.4125M (2019)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/11/19
    • performance bonuses: $17,500 each for 60, 80 games
  • 1 year/$2.975M (2018)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/11/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Seattle 11/8/18
  • 1 year/$570,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/16
  • 1 year/$523,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/15
  • 1 year/$504,100 (2014)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/20/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Seattle 6/11/13
  • drafted by Seattle 2012 (1-3) (University of Florida)
  • $4M signing bonus ($5.2M slot)
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 6.165