Chicago Cubs

Service time in years & days (through 2021 season).

Tom Ricketts Owner
2009 -

  • Tom Ricketts, 2009 -
    • The family of TD Ameritrade founder Joe Ricketts bought Wrigley Field, a 95 percent stake in the Cubs and a 25 percent stake in Comcast SportsNet Chicago from the Tribune Company for $845M in October 2009
    • the club’s five-member board consists of chairman Tom Ricketts and board members Pete, Laura and Todd Ricketts, as well as the Tribune Company, which retained a 5 percent stake in the franchise (Pete Ricketts has since relinquished his seat on the board)
  • Tribune Company, 1981-2009
    • The Tribune Company had purchased the team for $20.5M in 1981
  • Forbes magazine valued the club at $3.36 billion in April, 2021.

CUBS PAYROLLS

Year Opening Day 26-man Year End 40-man CB Tax 40-man
2021 $147,825,000 (12) $                    (  ) $173,065,000 (11)
2020 $ 73,428,704 ( 5) $  80,584,972( 5) $216,269,251 ( 3)
2019 $203,079,488 ( 3) $220,307,173 ( 3) $237,199,519 ( 2)
2018 $182,406,139 ( 4) $198,733,661 ( 3) $193,316,649 ( 5)
2017 $172,199,881 ( 6) $186,222,249 ( 6) $183,310,943 ( 9)
2016 $171,611,834 ( 6) $181,914,941 ( 5) $205,917,980 ( 4)
2015 $120,337,385 (13) $133,051,389 (11) $154,907,624 (10)
2014 $ 92,677,368 (19) $ 93,196,617 (20) $111,520,741 (18)
2013 $106,837,810 (14) $100,859,265 (15) $118,060,990 (14)
2012 $109,316,000 ( 9) $107,708,021 (10) $112,711,841 (14)
2011 $134,004,000 ( 6) $140,608,942 ( 6)
2010 $144,359,000 ( 4) $142,410,031 ( 4)
2009 $134,809,000 ( 3) $141,632,703 ( 3)
2008 $118,345,833 ( 6) $130,508,691 ( 5)
2007 $ 99,670,332 ( 8) $115,943,318 ( 5)
2006 $ 94,424,499 ( 8) $ 99,021,384 ( 7)
2005 $ 87,032,933 (10) $ 76,598,500 (11)
2004 $ 90,560,000 ( 8) $100,653,389 ( 6)
2003 $ 79,868,333 (11) $ 86,576,763 (12)
2002 $ 75,690,833 (12) $ 74,950,543 (11)
2001 $ 64,715,833 (15) $ 72,896,143 (13)
2000 $ 62,100,000 (12) $ 59,480,018 (13)
  • Opening Day payrolls compiled by Baseball Prospectus include salaries and pro-rated signing bonuses for players on the active 25/26-man roster and injured list. Deferred payments and performance and award bonuses are not included.
  • Year End 40-man roster payrolls obtained by The Associated Press include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing bonuses, earned performance and award bonuses, non-cash compensation, buyouts of unexercised options and cash transactions. Deferrals may be discounted to reflect present-day value.
  • Year End Competitive Balance Tax payrolls obtained by The Associated Press include average annual value of contracts, earned bonuses, non-cash compensation, cash transactions, buyouts of unexercised options, and health and pension benefits. Deferrals may be discounted to reflect present-day value.

Jed Hoyer President, Baseball Operations
5 years (2021-25)

  • Chicago Cubs
    • 5 years (2021-25)
      • promoted by Chicago Cubs to President, Baseball Operations 11/17/20
      • signed extension with Chicago Cubs 11/23/20
    • 5 years (2017-21)
      • signed extension with Chicago Cubs as Executive VP, GM 9/16
    • 2012 -
      • hired by Chicago Cubs as Executive VP/General Manager 10/26/11
  • San Diego, 2010 – 2011
    • hired by San Diego as Executive VP/General Manager 10/23/09
    • 4 years (2010-13), plus 2014 club option
  • Boston, 2002 – 2009
    • Assistant GM, 1/06 – 10/09
    • co-GM, 10/05 – 1/06
    • assistant to the GM, 2004-05
  • former President, Baseball Operations Theo Epstein
    • 5 years (2017-21)
      • signed extension with Chicago Cubs worth up to $10M annually, plus performance bonuses, 9/16
    • 5 years/$18.5M (2012-16)
      • hired by Chicago Cubs 10/20/11
    • Boston, 2002-11
      • 4 years (2009-12)
        • signed extension with Boston 11/3/08
        • resigned 10/20/11
      • 3 years/$4.5M (2006-08)
        • returned to Boston as Executive VP and General Manager 1/06 after resignation 10/05
      • 3 years (2003-05)
        • promoted by Boston to General Manager 11/02

Carter Hawkins General Manager
2021 –

  • Chicago Cubs
    • 2021 -
      • hired by Chicago Cubs to President, Baseball Operations 10/15/21
    • 5 years (2017-21)
      • signed extension with Chicago Cubs as Executive VP, GM 9/16
    • 2012 -
      • hired by Chicago Cubs as Executive VP/General Manager 10/26/11
  • Cleveland, 2008–21
    • Assistant General Manager, 2017-21
    • Director, Player Development, 2015-16
    • Assistant Director, Player Development, 2010-14
    • advance and pro scouting, 2008-09
  • Senior Vice President, Player Personnel Jason McLeod
  • Vice President, Scouting Dan Kantrovitz
  • Assistant GM Jeff Greenberg
  • Assistant GM Craig Breslow
  • Assistant GM Ehsan Bokhari
  • former GM Jim Hendry
    • 4 years (2009-12)
      • signed extension with Chicago Cubs 10/20/08
      • fired by Cubs 8/19/11
    • 2 years (2007-08), plus 2009 option
      • signed extension with Chicago Cubs 4/06
      • Hendry holds option to return on a one-year deal for 2009 (he must exercise the option by 12/30/08)
    • promoted from assistant GM 7/02

David Ross Manager
3 years (2020-22), plus 2023 option

  • 3 years (2020-22), plus 2023 club option
    • hired as manager by Chicago Cubs 10/24/19
  • 2002-16
    • catcher with Chicago Cubs, Boston, Atlanta, Cincinnati, Pittsburgh, San Diego and LA Dodgers
  • former manager Joe Maddon
    • 5 years/$25M (2015-19)
      • hired as manager by Chicago Cubs 10/31/14
      • performance bonuses based on post-season
      • deal does not include opt-out clause
      • Cubs announced 9/29/19 the club will not re-sign Maddon
  • former manager Rick Renteria
    • 3 years (2014-16), plus 2017-18 club options
      • hired as manager by Chicago Cub 11/7/13
      • fired by Chicago Cubs 10/31/14
  • former manager Dale Sveum
    • 3 years (2012-14)
      • hired as manager by Chicago Cubs 11/17/11
      • fired by Chicago Cubs 9/30/13
  • former manager Mike Quade
    • 2 years (2011-12), plus 2013 club option
      • hired as interim manager by Chicago Cubs 8/22/10, replacing Lou Piniella
      • selected as permanent manager by Chicago Cubs 10/19/10
      • fired by Cubs 11/2/11
  • former manager Lou Piniella
    • 3 years/$10M (2007-09), plus 2010 club option
      • hired by Chicago Cubs 10/06, replacing Dusty Baker
      • Cubs exercised $4M option for 2010 9/30/08
  • former manager Dusty Baker
    • 4 years/about $15M (2003-06)
      • hired as manager by Chicago Cubs 11/02

 

Jason Heyward rf
8 years/$184M (2016-23)

  • 8 years/$184M (2016-23)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/15/15
    • $20M signing bonus (paid in four $5M installments, each April 1, 2024-27)
    • 16:$15M, 17:$21.5M, 18:$21.5M, 19:$20M, 20:$21M, 21:$21M, 22:$22M, 23:$22M
    • deferrals reduce contract’s present day value to $177,633,616 (MLB calculation) or $179,885,452 (MLBPA calculation)
    • Heyward may opt out of contract after 2018 season or after 2019 season with 550 plate appearances in 2019
    • full no-trade protection for 2016-18, may block deals to 12 clubs in 2019-20, may block all deals after 2020 season as 10-and-5 player
  • 2 years/$13.3M (2014-15)
    • signed extension with Atlanta 2/4/14 (avoided arbitration, $5.5M-$5.2M)
    • $1M signing bonus, paid in equal installments 5/1/14, 7/1/14
    • 14:$4.5M, 15:7.8M (increased to $8.3M)
    • 2015 salary may increase based on performance and awards earned in 2014, with $0.5M increase for 20 points and $25,000 increases for each 1 point thereafter
    • 10 points each for 502 plate appearances (met), All-Star, Gold Glove (met), Silver Slugger or 11-20 finish in MVP vote. 15 points for 6-10 in MVP vote. 25 points for 3-5 in MVP vote. 35 points for 1-2 in MVP vote
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Atlanta 11/17/14
    • St. Louis made qualifying offer to Heyward 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$3.65M (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$565,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$496,500 (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/21/11
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2010)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 4/3/10
  • drafted by Atlanta 2007 (1-14) (Henry County HS, Ga.)
  • signed 8/12/07, $1.7M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 12.000

Kyle Hendricks rhp
4 years/$55.5M (2020-23), plus 2024 option

  • 4 years/$55.5M (2020-23), plus 2024 club option
    • signed extension with Chicago Cubs 3/26/19
    • 20:$12M, 21:$14M, 22:$14M, 23:$14M, 24:$16M club option ($1.5M buyout)
    • 2024 option guaranteed with top 3 finish in 2020 Cy Young vote
    • salaries may increase up to $3M based on top 10 finishes in annual Cy Young vote
  • 1 year/$7.405M (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.175M (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$760,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year/$541,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 7/10/14
  • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Texas 7/31/12 (Dempster deal)
  • drafted by Texas 2011 (8-264) (Dartmouth) 
  • $125,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media
  • ML service: 7.081

Wade Miley lhp
2 years/$15M (2020-21), plus 2022

  • 2 years/$15M (2020-21), plus 2022 club option
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/16/19
    • 20:$6M, 21:$8M, 22:$10M club option ($1M buyout)
    • annual performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 140, 150, 160, 170 innings pitched. $100,000 each for 180, 190, 200 IP.
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from Cincinnati 11/5/21
    • Chicago Cubs exercised 2022 option 11/7/21
  • 1 year/$4.5M (2019)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 1/31/19
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 starts. $0.1M each for 25, 35, 45, 55, 60 relief appearances
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 2/14/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $2.5M in majors)
    • may earn additional $3.2M in performance bonuses based on games started up to 29 GS
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 5/2/18
  • 3 years/$19.25M (2015-17), plus 2018 club option

    • signed extension with Boston 2/5/15 (avoided arbitration, $4.3M-$3.4M)
    • $500,000 signing bonus
    • 15:$3.5M, 16:$6M, 17:$8.75M, 18:$12M club option ($500,000 buyout)
    • 2018 option may increase by $2M to $14M based on performance
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Boston 12/7/15
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Seattle 7/31/16 with $11,315,573 remaining on contract
    • Baltimore declined 2018 option 11/3/17
  • 1 year/$523,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Arizona 12/12/14
  • 1 year/$500,500 (2013)
    • renewed by Arizona 3/2/13
  • 1 year/$481,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 8/16/11
  • drafted by Arizona 2008 (1s-43) (Southeastern Louisiana)
  • signed 7/18/08, $877,000 signing bonus
  • agent: O’Connell Sports
  • ML service: 10.025

Willson Contreras c
1 year/$6.65M (2021)

  • 1 year/$6.65M (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.5M (2020)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$684,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/19
  • 1 year/$604,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/18
  • 1 year/$554,500 (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 2009 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 5.108

Ian Happ cf
1 year/$4.1M (2021)

  • 1 year/$4.1M (2021)
    • won arbitration with Chicago Cubs 2/19/21 ($4.1M-$3.25M)
  • 1 year/$624,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/20
  • 1 year/$603,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/19
  • 1 year/$570,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 5/13/17
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2015 (1-9) (Cincinnati)
  • $3M signing bonus ($3.351M slot)
  • agent: Excel
  • ML service: 4.036

David Bote 2b
5 years/$15M (2020-24), plus 2025 and 2026 options

  • 5 years/$15M (2020-24), plus 2025 and 2026 club options
    • signed extension with Chicago Cubs 4/3/19
    • $50,000 signing bonus, paid within 30 days of contract approval
    • 20:$950,000, 21:$1M, 22:$2.5M, 23:$4M, 24:$5.5M, 25:$7M club option ($1M buyout), 26:$7.6M club option ($1M buyout)
  • 1 year/$561,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/18
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2012 (18-554) (Neosho County JC, Kan.)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Magnus Sports
  • ML service: 3.100

Harold Ramirez of
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers 2/24/21 after being DFA by Miami 2/17/21
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/21
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade 11/22/21 after being DFA by Cleveland 11/19/21
  • 1 year/$580,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 11/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Miami 5/11/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Toronto (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 11/20/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/16
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Pittsburgh 8/1/16
  • signed by Pittsburgh 7/2/11 an an amateur free agent from Colombia
  • $1.05M signing bonus
  • agent: MVP Sports
  • ML service: 2.124

Jonathan Holder rhp
1 year/$750,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$750,000 (2020)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/16/20 (non-guaranteed)
    • may earn additional $150,000 in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$750,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by NY Yankees 12/2/20
  • 1 year/$508,300 (2019)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/8/19 ($262,947 in minors)
  • 1 year/$553,850 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/18 ($M in minors)
  • 1 year/$536,875 (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/2/16
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2014 (6-182) (Mississippi State)
  • $170,000 signing bonus ($237,600 slot)
  • ML service: 4.124

Trayce Thompson of
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Arizona (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Arizona 5/11/21
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/14/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 2/3/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/1/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/18
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 4/3/18 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 3/27/18
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers from NY Yankees 4/5/18
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade 4/19/18 after being DFA by Oakland 4/17/18
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 6/23/18, sent outright to Triple-A 6/25/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/17
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/16/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/13 
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2009 (2-61) (Santa Margarita Catholic HS, Calif.)
  • $625,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media
  • ML service: 2.058

Alec Mills rhp
1 year/$600,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$600,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/21
  • 1 year/$569,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade 2/8/17 after being DFA by Kansas City 2/8/17
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2012 (22-673) (Tennessee-Martin)
  • agent: Ballengee
  • ML service: 2.097

Rowan Wick rhp
1 year/$593,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$593,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/21
  • 1 year/$571,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • claimed off waivers by San Diego on 2/16/18 after being DFA by   St. Louis 2/14/18
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A 3/29/18
    • contract selected by San Diego 8/31/18
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from San Diego 11/20/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 11/18/16
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/17
  • drafted by St. Louis 2012 (9-300) (Cypress JC, Calif.)
  • $75,000 signing bonus ($125,000 slot)
  • ML service: 2.114

Jason Adam rhp
1 year/$592,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$592,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/21
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 5/25/21, released 5/26/21
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 7/12/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/24/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/14/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 8/16/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/17/18 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Kansas City 3/17/19
    • contract selected by Toronto 8/1/19
    • non-tendered by Toronto 12/2/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Kansas City (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 5/4/18
    • non-tendered by Kansas City 11/30/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • released by San Diego 8/24/17
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 8/24/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 2015-16)
    • injured, did not play
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Kansas City 8/11/14
  • drafted by Kansas City 2010 (5-149) (Blue Valley Northwest HS, Kan.)
  • $800,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Republik Sports
  • ML service: 1.129

Codi Heuer rhp
1 year/$585,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$585,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/21
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/30/21 with $204,436 remaining on contract
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 7/23/20
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2018 (6-168) (Wichita State)
  • $260,000 signing bonus ($290,200 slot)
  • ML service: 2.000

Nick Madrigal 2b
1 year/$584,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$584,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/21
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/30/21 with $204,086 remaining on contract
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 7/31/20
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2018 (1-4) (Oregon State)
  • $6.4114M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 1.164

Adbert Alzolay rhp
1 year/$573,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$573,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/18
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 11/28/12 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 1.050

Cory Abbott rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 3/20
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/21
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2017 (2-67) (Loyola Marymount)
  • $901,900 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.017

Sergio Alcantara ss
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 2/5/21 after being DFA by Detroit 1/29/21
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 2/18/21, sent outright to Triple-A 2/20/21
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 5/30/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Detroit 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/18
  • acquired by Detroit in trade from Arizona 7/18/17
  • signed by Arizona 7/10/12 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $700,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.168

Miguel Amaya c
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/20
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 7/7/15 as an amateur free agent from Panama
  • $1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Alexander Canario of
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 11/20/20
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/21
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from San Francisco 7/30/21
  • signed by San Francisco 7/2/16 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $60,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Greg Deichmann of
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Oakland 11/20/20
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/21
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Oakland 7/26/21
  • drafted by Oakland 2017 (2-43) (LSU)
  • $1.7M signing bonus ($1,597,300 slot)
  • ML service: 0.019

Scott Effross rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 8/28/21
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2015 (15-443) (Indiana)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.037

Anderson Espinoza rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/21
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from San Diego 7/30/21
  • 1 year/$563,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by San Diego 11/18/16
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/19
  • acquired by San Diego in trade from Boston 7/14/16
  • signed by Boston 7/2/14 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $1.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 1.000

Michael Hermosillo of
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/2/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 8/17/21
  • 1 year/$566,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/20
    • DFA by LA Angels 8/23/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 8/28/20
  • 1 year/$556,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 11/20/17
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/18
  • drafted by LA Angels 2013 (28-847) (Ottawa HS, Ill.)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.064

Nico Hoerner 2b
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/21
  • 1 year/$565,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/9/19
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2018 (1-24) (Stanford)
  • $2.724M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 2.014

Brailyn Marquez lhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/27/20
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 8/23/15 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $600,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.003

Nick Martini rf
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 2/4/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 5/7/21
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 6/4/21, sent outright to Triple-A 6/7/21
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/8/21
  • 2020
    • claimed by Philadelphia off waivers 1/14/20 after being DFA by Cincinnati 1/8/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 2/19/20
  • 1 year/$557,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/19
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers 8/28/19 after being DFA by Oakland 8/26/19
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers 11/25/19 after being DFA by San Diego 11/20/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 1/10/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Oakland 6/6/18
  • drafted by St. Louis 2011 (7-230) (Kansas State)
  • $125,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.080

Trevor Megill rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 4/26/21
  • 1 year/$563,500 (2020)
    • selected by Chicago Cubs from San Diego in Rule 5 draft 12/12/19
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/20
    • sent outright to extended training camp by Chicago Cubs 7/17/20
  • drafted by San Diego 2015 (7-207) (Loyola Marymount)
  • $250,000 signing bonus ($203,300 slot)
  • ML service: 0.111

Christopher Morel 3b
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 3/20
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/21
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 8/23/15 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $800,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Tommy Nance rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 5/15/21
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 2/1/16 as an amateur free agent (Santa Clara)
  • ML service: 0.070

Rafael Ortega cf
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 11/21/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 5/26/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/10/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/18/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 8/13/19
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 12/2/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/15/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Miami 8/10/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A 10/12/18 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/6/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$525,000 (2016)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/1/15 (split contract paying salary of $175,000 in minors)
    • DFA by LA Angels 11/11/16, sent outright to Triple-A 11/17/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by St. Louis (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • claimed by St. Louis off waivers 1/6/14 after being DFA by Texas 12/30/13
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
    • DFA by St. Louis 9/8/14, sent outright to Triple-A 9/10/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Colorado 11/27/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 9/30/12
  • signed by Colorado 1/08 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 1.145

Alfonso Rivas 1b
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 8/28/21
  • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Oakland 1/13/20
  • drafted by Oakland 2018 (4-113) (Arizona)
  • $446,500 signing bonus ($493,000 slot)
  • ML service: 0.037

Ethan Roberts rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/19/21
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2018 (4-128) (Tennessee Tech)
  • $130,000 signing bonus ($426,100 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Manuel Rodriguez rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/20
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 7/21/16 as a free agent from Mexico
  • signed by Yucatan of Mexico 5/20/14
  • ML service: 0.074

Michael Rucker rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 7/30/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • selected by Baltimore from Chicago Cubs in Rule 5 draft 12/12/20
    • returned by Baltimore to Chicago Cubs 3/6/20
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2016 (11-344) (BYU)
  • $180,000 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.066

Frank Schwindel 1b
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Oakland 6/29/21
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 7/18/21 after being DFA by Oakland 7/16/21
  • 2020
    • Detroit
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2019)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 3/27/19
    • DFA by Kansas City 5/14/19, released 5/18/21
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 5/28/21 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by Kansas City 2013 (18-534) (St. John’s)
  • ML service: 0.094

Justin Steele lhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/20/18
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2014 (4-139) (George County HS, Lucedale, Miss.)
  • $1M signing bonus ($359,900 slot)
  • agent: Wasserman
  • ML service: 0.143

Kohl Stewart rhp
1 year/$700,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$700,000 (2021)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/28/21 (split contract, $150,000 in minors)
  • 1 year/$800,000 (2020)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/29/19 (split contract with salary of $200,000 in minors)
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for All Star, Rookie of the Year
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 10/30/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 11/4/19 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 8/12/18
  • drafted by Minnesota 2013 (1-4) (St. Pius X HS, Houston)
  • $4.5444M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Frontline
  • ML service: 2.030

Keegan Thompson rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 3/20
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/21
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2017 (3-105) (Auburn)
  • $511,900 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.131

Nelson Velazquez of
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/19/21
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2017 (5-165) (P.J. Education HS, P.R.)
  • $400,000 signing bonus ($285,800 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Alexander Vizcaino rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 11/20/20
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/21
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from NY Yankees 7/29/21
  • signed by NY Yankees 5/18/16 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Brad Wieck lhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/21
  • 1 year/$571,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/19
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from San Diego 7/31/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by San Diego 11/20/17
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/18
  • acquired by San Diego in trade from NY Mets 6/13/15
  • drafted by NY Mets 2014 (7-205) (Oklahoma City College)
  • $100,000 signing bonus ($190,600 slot)
  • ML service: 2.085

Patrick Wisdom 1b
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 2/4/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 5/25/21
  • 1 year/$600,000 (2020)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 11/19 (split contract paying $150,000 in minors)
    • DFA by Seattle 8/10/20, released 8/14/20
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 8/23/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/26/20
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 9/27/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 9/28/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
    • DFA by Texas 7/6/19, sent outright to Triple-A 7/10/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 8/11/18
    • acquired by Texas in trade from St. Louis 12/11/18
  • drafted by St. Louis 2012 (1s-52) (St. Mary’s, Calif.)
  • $678,790 signing bonus ($969,700 slot)
  • agent: Apex
  • ML service: 1.058

 

Minor-league contracts

Joe Biagini rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 2/4/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 10/2/21
    • returned to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 10/18/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 10/19/21
  • 1 year/$1M (2020)
    • re-signed by Houston 12/2/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Houston 9/29/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 10/7/20
  • 1 year/$900,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Toronto 7/31/19 with $290,323 remaining on contract
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/18
  • 1 year/$543,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • selected by Toronto from San Francisco in Rule 5 draft 12/10/15
    • signed by Toronto 3/16
  • drafted by San Francisco 2011 (26-807) (UC Davis)
  • $175,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 4.081 (through 2020)

James Bourque rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/18/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$564,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Washington 10/13/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Washington 11/19/18
    • re-signed by Washington 3/19
  • drafted by Washington 2014 (14-424) (Michigan)
  • ML service: 0.102 (through 2020)

Erick Castillo c
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/30/21
    • returned to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 10/18/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A 10/20/21
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 11/16/10 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2020)

Dakota Chalmers rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/21
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 6/4/21 after being DFA by Minnesota 5/29/21
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 6/11/21, sent outright to Triple-A 6/13/21
  • 1 year (2020)

    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/20
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Oakland 8/9/18
  • drafted by Oakland 2015 (3-97) (North Forsyth HS, Ga.)
  • $1.2M signing bonus ($586,900 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2020)

Tony Cingrani lhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 7/3/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 2020
    • did not pitch
  • 1 year/$2.65M (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 11/30/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from LA Dodgers with $854,839 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$2.3M (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.825M (2017)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Cincinnati 7/31/17 with $618,306 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$530,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/16
  • 1 year/$525,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/15
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 9/4/12
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2011 (3-114) (Rice)
  • $210,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Curtis Dishman
  • ML service: 6.088 (through 2020)

Pete Crow-Armstrong of
2021

  • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from NY Mets 7/30/21 (Baez deal)
  • drafted by NY Mets 2020 (1-19) (Harvard-Westlake HS, Studio City, Calif.)
  • $3.359M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Brennen Davis of
2021

  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2018 (2-62) (Basha HS, Chandler, Ari.)
  • $1.1M signing bonus ($1.0609M slot)
  • ML service:

Johneshwy Fargas cf
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by NY Mets (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 5/17/21
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 7/23/21 after being DFA by NY Mets 7/19/21
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 8/18/21, released 8/20/21
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 10/1/21
    • returned to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 10/18/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 10/19/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/9/20 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by San Francisco 2013 (11-342) (Puerto Rico Baseball Academy, Gurabo, P.R.)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2020)

Kohl Franklin rhp
2021

  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2018 (6-188) (Broken Arrow HS, Okla.)
  • $540,000 signing bonus ($245,600 slot)
  • ML service:

Trent Giambrone 2b
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/29/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 11/5/21
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2016 25-764) (Delta State, Miss.)
  • ML service: 0.005

Taylor Gushue 1b
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 11/16/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 6/30/21
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 7/5/21, sent outright to Triple-A 7/8/21
  • acquired by Washington in trade from Pittsburgh 9/26/16
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2014 (4-131) (Florida)
  • $388,800 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2020)

Ethan Hearn c
2021

  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2019 (6-92) (Mobile Christian HS, Ala.)
  • $950,000 signing bonus ($247,000 slot)
  • ML service:

Ed Howard ss
2021

  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2020 (1-16) (Mount Carmel HS, Chicago)
  • $3.7455M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Ryan Jensen rhp
2021

  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2019 (1-27) (Fresno State)
  • $2M signing bonus ($2,570,100 slot)
  • ML service:

Tyler Ladendorf ss
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 5/28/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 10/1/21
    • returned to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 10/18/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 10/19/21
  • 2020
    • High Point of independent Atlantic League
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 7/26/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Tampa Bay 9/13/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 4/6/18 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Toronto 5/28/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 2/27/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/19
    • DFA by Oakland 7/19/16 (optional assignment)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Oakland 10/6/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • contract selected by Oakland 10/31/14
  • acquired by Oakland in trade from Minnesota 7/31/09
  • drafted by Minnesota 2008 (2-60) (Howard JC, Texas)
  • $673,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.093 (through 2020)

Brendon Little lhp
2021

  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2017 (1-27) (State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota)
  • $2.2M signing bonus ($2.3733M slot)
  • ML service:

Dillon Maples rhp
1 year/$576,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$576,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/21
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 9/19/21, sent outright to Triple-A 9/21/21
  • 1 year/$568,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/1/17
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2011 (14-429) (Pinecrest HS, Southern Pines, N.C.)
  • $2.5M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA
  • ML service: 0.136 (through 2020)

Ian Miller cf
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 11/21/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 8/23/20
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 8/31/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Seattle 8/9/19o
    • contract selected by Minnesota 9/1/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 10/28/19
  • drafted by Seattle 2013 (14-417) (Wagner)
  • ML service: 0.029 (through 2019)

Tyler Payne c
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 10/3/21
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 10/18/21, sent outright to Triple-A 10/20/21
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2015 (30-893) (West Virginia State)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2020)

C.D. Pelham lhp
2021

  • 2020
    • sent outright to Triple-A 1/24/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/19
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 11/27/19 after being DFA by Texas 11/20/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 9/4/18
  • drafted by Texas 2015 (33-978) (Spartanburg Methodist JC, S.C.)
  • ML service: 0.027 (through 2019)

Cole Roederer of
2021

  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2018 (2-77) (Hart HS, Santa Clarita, Calif.)
  • $1.2M signing bonus ($775,100 slot)
  • ML service:

Adrian Sampson rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 5/10/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 8/18/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 11/5/21
  • 2020
    • signed by Lotte Giants of Korea 11/19
    • $339,700 signing bonus, $500,000 salary
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 1/4/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 4/1/19
    • released by Texas 11/25/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Texas 9/4/18
    • non-tendered by Texas 11/30/18
  • claimed by Texas off waivers from Seattle 11/2/16
  • acquired by Seattle in trade from Pittsburgh 7/31/15
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2012 (5-166) (Bellevue JC, Wash.)
  • $250,000 signing bonus ($252,100 slot)
  • ML service: 2.009

Chase Strumpf 2b
2021

  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2019 (2-64) (UCLA)
  • $1.0503M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Riley Thompson rhp
2021

  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2018 (11-338) (Louisville)
  • $200,000 signing bonus
  • ML service:

Marcus Walden rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • DFA by Boston 2/24/21, sent outright to Triple-A 3/1/21
    • released by Boston 8/21
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 8/19/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$579,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/19
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2018)
    • contract selected by Boston 3/29/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/4/14
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers 4/16/14 after being DFA by Toronto 4/15/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Oakland 6/16/14
  • drafted by Toronto 2007 (9-295) (Fresno City College, Calif.)
  • agent: Full Circle
  • ML service: 2.000 (through 2020)

Jordan Wicks lhp
2021

  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2021 (1-21) (Kansas State)
  • $3,132,300 signing bonus (slot)
  • ML service: