Cincinnati Reds

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

Robert Castellini Chief Executive Officer
2005 -

  • Robert Castellini, 2005 -
    • A group led by Cincinnati produce wholesaler Robert Castellini purchased controlling interest (about 70 percent) in the Reds in November, 2005. The purchase was based on an enterprise value of the franchise of about $270M. Carl Lindner retained a minority ownership stake.
  • Carl Lindner, 1999-2005
    • Cincinnati businessman and investor Carl Lindner, a Reds minority shareholder, gained controlling interest in the club when he purchased Marge Schott’s stake for $67M in 1999.
  • Marge Schott, 1984-99
    • Cincinnati auto dealer Marge Schott purchased a minority ownership stake in the team for $1.1M in 1981. She purchased a controlling interest for $11M in 1984.
  • William and James Williams, 1981-84
    • A group led by insurance executives William and James Williams bought the Reds for $16.5M in 1981. Previous owner Louis Nippert retained a minority stake. The 11 limited partners also included Carl Lindner and Marge Schott.
  • Forbes magazine valued the club at $1.19 billion in March, 2022.

REDS PAYROLLS

Year Opening Day 26-man Year End 40-man CB Tax 40-man
2022 $114,257,500 (21) $                    (  ) $131,449,167 (21)
2021 $122,277,155 (17) $131,309602 (16) $144,248,891 (17)
2020 $ 55,446,457 (16) $  57,693,627 (15) $165,513,650 (17)
2019 $126,673,214 (15) $135,364,998 (15) $150,543,649 (15)
2018 $101,337,500 (22) $101,177,169 (24) $111,594,229 (25)
2017 $ 95,375,786 (25) $ 99,951,375 (24) $108,415,573 (25)
2016 $ 89,871,228 (25) $ 91,874,487 (26) $101,320,745 (28)
2015 $115,373,953 (16) $118,858,360 (17) $142,347,016 (14)
2014 $114,170,439 (11) $115,358,029 (12) $141,424,382 (11)
2013 $106,855,533 (13) $116,137,930 (13) $132,787,186 (12)
2012 $ 87,826,167 (18) $ 88,106,393 (20) $118,770,061 (12)
2011 $ 80,826,667 (20) $ 81,621,587 (19)
2010 $ 76,151,500 (18) $ 82,451,340 (19)
2009 $ 73,558,500 (22) $ 72,693,206 (24)
2008 $ 74,117,695 (19) $ 82,886,440 (16)
2007 $ 68,904,980 (22) $ 73,072,635 (19)
2006 $ 60,909,519 (21) $ 63,697,573 (22)
2005 $ 61,892,583 (17) $ 49,501,275 (23)
2004 $ 46,615,250 (23) $ 46,264,032 (24)
2003 $ 59,355,667 (17) $ 65,083,196 (19)
2002 $ 45,050,390 (23) $ 46,310,698 (23)
2001 $ 48,986,000 (21) $ 43,964,870 (24)
2000 $ 44,200,000 (22) $ 42,317,800 (22)
  • 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

Nick Krall VP and General Manager
2018 -

  • 2018 -
    • promoted to Vice President and General Manager by Cincinnati 5/10/18
    • duties expanded to head of Baseball Operations 10/19/20
  • 2003-18, Cincinnati
    • Assistant Director of Baseball Operations (2013), Senior Director of Baseball Operations (2014), Assistant GM (2015-18)
  • VP & Assistant General Manager Sam Grossman
  • VP, Player Personnel Chris Buckley
  • VP, Player Development Shawn Pender
  • former President of Baseball Operations & GM Dick Williams
    • 2018 -
      • relinquished general manager title 5/10/18, retaining role as President of Baseball Operations
      • resigned 10/7/20
    • 3 years (2016-18)
      • promoted to General Manager by Cincinnati 11/4/15
      • added title of President of Baseball Operations 12/28/16
  • Executive Advisor to the CEO Walt Jocketty
    • 2 years (2017-18)
      • signed extension with Cincinnati as GM 11/15 (to serve in advisory role after 2016 season)
    • 2 years (2015-16)
      • signed extension with Cincinnati as GM 9/26/14
    • 3 years (2012-14)
      • signed extension with Cincinnati as GM 9/23/11
    • 4 years (2008-11)
      • hired by Cincinnati as President & CEO 4/22/08 (promoted from special advisor), replacing Wayne Krivsky (hired 10/1994)
    • 3 years (2005-07), plus 2008 option
      • signed extension as General Manager with St. Louis 2/05
      • annual salaries of about $1M
      • St. Louis exercised 2008 option 9/06
      • fired by St. Louis 10/3/07 (originally hired 10/1994)

David Bell Manager 
2 years (2022-23)

  • 2 years (2022-23)
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 9/22/21
  • 3 years (2019-21), plus 2022 club option
    • hired as manager by Cincinnati 10/22/18, replacing Jim Riggleman, who served as interim manager from 4/19/18 to end of 2018 season
  • San Francisco, 2017: VP, Player Development
  • St. Louis, 2014-16: assistant hitting coach and bench coach
  • Chicago Cubs, 2013: third-base coach
  • Cincinnati, 2009-12: minor-league manager
  • former manager Bryan Price
    • 1 year (2017), plus 2018 option
      • signed extension with Cincinnati 10/1/16
      • Cincinnati exercised 2018 option 9/17
      • fired by Cincinnati 4/19/18, with Reds promoting bench coach Jim Riggleman to interim manager for remainder of season
    • 3 years (2014-16)
      • promoted from pitching coach to manager by Cincinnati 10/22/13, replacing Dusty Baker
  • former manager Dusty Baker
    • 2 years (2013-14)
      • signed extension with Cincinnati 10/15/12
      • annual salaries of about $3.5M
      • fired by Cincinnati 10/4/13
    • 2 years (2011-12)
      • signed extension with Cincinnati 10/4/10
    • 3 years/about $10.5M (2008-10)
      • hired by Cincinnati 10/12/07, replacing interim manager Pete Mackanin, who served in interim role 7/2/07 – 9/30/07
      • annual salaries of about $3.5M

Joey Votto 1b
10 years/$225M (2014-23), plus 2024 option

  • 10 years/$225M (2014-23), plus 2024 club option
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 4/3/12
    • 14:$12M, 15:$14M, 16:$20M, 17:$22M, 18-23:$25M annually, 24:$20M club option ($7M buyout)
    • award bonuses, including $75,000 for All-Star selection
    • full no-trade clause
  • 3 years/$38M (2011-13)
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 1/17/11
    • $6M signing bonus ($2.5M on signing, $1.5M in 2012, $2M in 2013)
    • 11:$5.5M, 12:$9.5M, 13:$17M
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for Gold Glove
  • 1 year/$525,000 (2010)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/10
  • 1 year/$437,500 (2009)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/28/09 (split contract, $0.234M in minors)
  • 1 year/$390,000 (2008)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/29/08 (split contract, $64,400 in minors)
  • 1 year/$380,000 (2007)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/25/07 (split contract, $60,000 in minors)
  • 1 year/$327,000 (2006)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/05
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/06 (split contract)
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2002 (2-44) (Richview Collegiate Institute, Toronto)
  • $0.6M signing bonus
  • agent: Dan Lozano, MVP Sports
  • ML service: 14.027

Mike Moustakas 2b
4 years/$64M (2020-23), plus 2024 option

  • 4 years/$64M (2020-23), plus 2024 club option
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/5/19
    • 20:$12M, 21:$14M, 22:$16M, 23:$18M, 24:$20M club option ($4M buyout)
    • award bonuses: $250,000 for MVP ($200,000 for second place in MVP vote, $150,000 for third). $100,000 for Gold Glove. $75,000 each for All Star, Silver Slugger
    • Moustakas to donate 1 percent of annual base salary to club charity
  • 1 year/$10M (2019), plus 2020 mutual option
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 2/20/19
    • 19:$7M, 20:$11M mutual option ($3M buyout)
    • award bonuses:
      • $100,000 for MVP ($75,000 for second in vote, $50,000 third)
      • $50,000 each for All Star, Silver Slugger, Hank Aaron award, Comeback POY, WS MVP
      • $25,000 each for Gold Glove, LCS MVP
    • Moustakas declined 2020 option 11/1/19
  • 1 year/$6.5M (2018), plus 2019 mutual option
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 3/9/18
    • 18:$5.5M, 19:$15M mutual option ($1M buyout)
    • 2018 performance bonuses: $200,000 each for 225, 250, 275, 300, 325, 350 plate appearances. $250,000 each 375, 400, 425, 450 PA
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Kansas City 7/27/18 with $2,922,043 remaining on contract ($1,922,043 in 2018 salary and $1M for 2019 buyout) (Moustakas also is on pace to earn additional $2.2M in performance bonuses)
    • Milwaukee declined 2019 option 10/30/18
  • 2 years/$14.3M (2016-17)
    • signed extension with Kansas City 2/11/16 (avoided arbitration, $7M-$4.2M)
    • 16:$5.6M, 17:$8.7M
    • received $17.4M qualifying offer from Kansas City 11/6/17
  • 1 year/$2.64M (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/3/15 (avoided arbitration, $3.1M-$1.85M)
    • performance bonuses: $10,000 for 550 plate appearances
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$549,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/21/14
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$524,500 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$528,250 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$487,250 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/18/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 6/10/11
  • drafted by Kansas City 2007 (1-2) (Chatsworth HS, Calif.)
  • signed 8/15/07, $4M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 10.111

Mike Minor lhp
2 years/$18M (2021-22)

  • 2 years/$18M (2021-22)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/1/20
    • 21:$7M, 22:$10M, 23:$13M club option ($1M buyout)
    • annual performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 180, 200 innings pitched
    • if traded, 2023 converts to a mutual option, with $1M buyout due if either side declines
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Kansas City 3/16/22, with Royals to pay $500,000 if 2023 mutual option is declined
  • 3 years/$28M (2018-20)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/6/17
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 18:$8M, 19:$9.5M, 20:$9.5M
    • limited no-trade protection allowing Minor to block deals to 10 clubs
    • acquired by Oakland in trade 8/31/20 (As part of the deal, Rangers pay Athletics $708,956 of $1,417,910 remaining on contract.)
  • 2 years/$7.25M (2016-17), plus 2018 mutual option
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 2/19/16
    • 16:$2M, 17:$4M, 18:$10M mutual option ($1.25M buyout)
    • 2016 roster bonuses: $0.175M each for 30, 60, 90, 120 days on active Major League roster
    • 2016 performance bonuses: $165,000/start from 11 to 20. $165,000 each for 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 110, 115, 120 innings
    • 2017 performance bonuses: $225,000 each for 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 30 starts. $225,000 each for 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 160, 170, 180, 190, 200 innings
    • award bonuses
    • Minor declined 2018 option 11/3/17
  • 1 year/$5.6M (2015)
    • won in arbitration with Atlanta 2/20/15 ($5.6M-$5.1M)
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$3.85M (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$505,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 1 year/$482,500 (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 8/7/10
  • drafted by Atlanta 2009 (1-7) (Vanderbilt)
  • $2.42M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports (previously Bo McKinnis)
  • ML service: 10.138

Donovan Solano 3b
1 year/$4.5M (2022)

  • 1 year/$4.5M (2022)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 3/16/22
  • 1 year/$3.25M (2021)
    • lost arbitration with San Francisco 2/18/21 ($3.9M-$3.25M)
  • 1 year/$1.375M (2020)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 12/3/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/13/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 5/7/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/19/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/8/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/18/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Yankees 10/10/16
  • 1 year/$531,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/3/15
    • DFA by Miami 6/5/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/6/15
    • contract selected by Miami 6/18/15
    • DFA by Miami 6/20/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/22/15
    • contract selected by Miami
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Miami 10/12/15
  • 1 year/$511,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year/$491,500 (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Miami as an amateur free agent 11/22/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Miami 5/20/12
  • signed by St. Louis 2005 as an amateur free agent from Colombia
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 6.081

Justin Wilson lhp
1 year/$5.15M (2021), plus 2022 options

  • 1 year/$5.15M (2021), plus 2022 options
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/23/21
    • 21:$2.85M, 22:$2.3M player option or $7.15M club option ($1.15M buyout)
    • Wilson’s exercise of 2022 player option triggers a 2023 club option at a salary of the Major League minimum plus $500,000 and 2023 performance bonuses: $100,000 each for 40, 45, 50, 55, 60 games
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from NY Yankees 7/27/21 with $3,341,936 remaining on contract ($1,041,936 in 2021 salary and $2.3M for 2022 buyout)
    • Wilson exercised 2022 option 11/4/21
  • 2 years/$10M (2019-20)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/25/19
    • 19:$5M, 20:$5M
    • annual performance bonuses: $250,000 each for 60, 65 games
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.7M (2017)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/15/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Detroit 7/31/17
  • 1 year/$1.525M (2016)
    • signed by Detroit 1/13/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$556,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from NY Yankees 12/9/15
  • 1 year/$515,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Pittsburgh 11/12/14
  • 1 year/$493,500 (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2008 (5-144) (Fresno State)
  • $195,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 9.035

Kyle Farmer c
1 year/$3.155M (2022)

  • 1 year/$3.155M (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22/22 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$640,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/2/20 (split contract with salary of $175,000 in minors)
  • 1 year/$571,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/20
    • non-tendered by Cincinnati 12/2/20
  • 1 year/$557,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/19
  • 1 year/$547,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/18
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from LA Dodgers 12/21/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 11/18/16
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/17
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2013 (8-244) (Georgia)
  • $40,000 signing bonus ($153,600 slot)
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports
  • ML service: 3.129

Hunter Strickland rhp
1 year/$1.825M (2022)

  • 1 year/$1.825M (2022)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 3/22/22
    • may earn additional $750,000 in performance bonuses
    • assignment bonus: $250,000 with trade
  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 2/8/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 4/9/21
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Tampa Bay 5/15/21
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade 6/12/21 after being DFA by LA Angels 6/7/21
  • 1 year/$1.6M (2020)
    • re-signed by Washington 12/2/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $75,000 each for 25, 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 games pitched. $50,000 for 20 games finished. $100,000 for 30 GF.
    • released by Washington 3/14/20 (due 45 days’ salary, $387,097)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 6/29/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 7/23/20
    • DFA by NY Mets 7/30/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 8/2/20
    • contract selected by NY Mets 8/31/20
    • DFA by NY Mets 9/1/20
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2019)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/27/19
    • performance bonuses: $75,000 for 25 games. $0.1M for 34 g. $0.125M for 45 g. $0.15M for 50 g. $50,000 for 20 games finished. $0.175M for 30 GF. $0.25M for 40 GF. $0.4M for 50 GF
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Seattle 7/31/19 with $419,355 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$1.55M (2018)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by San Francisco 11/30/18
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/17
  • 1 year/$517,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 11/20/13
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
    • claimed by San Francisco off waivers 4/2/13 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 3/27/13
    • DFA by San Francisco 7/23/13
    • re-signed by San Francisco 8/1/13 (minor-league contract)
  • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Boston 7/22/09 (A. LaRoche deal)
  • drafted by Boston 2007 (18-564) (Pike County HS, Zebulon, Ga.)
  • $123,250 signing bonus
  • agent: Sports One Athlete Management
  • ML service: 6.033

Luis Cessa rhp
1 year/$1.8M (2022)

  • 1 year/$1.8M (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22/22 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.05M (2021)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 12/2/20 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from NY Yankees 7/27/21 with $383,871 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$895,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$578,975 (2019)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/8/19 ($90,400 in minors)
  • 1 year/$568,925 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/18 ($171,615 in minors)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • contract selected by Detroit 11/3/15
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Detroit 12/9/15
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • acquired by Detroit in trade from NY Mets 7/31/15 (Cespedes deal)
  • signed by NY Mets 7/9/08 as a free agent from Mexico
  • ML service: 4.131

Nick Senzel of-3b
1 year/$1.25M (2022)

  • 1 year/$1.25M (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21/22 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$580,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21
  • 1 year/$570,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 5/3/19
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2016 (1-2) (Tennessee)
  • $6.2M signing bonus ($7.7629M slot)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 2.150

Luke Sims rhp
1 year/$1.2M (2022)

  • 1 year/$1.2M (2022)
    • lost arbitration with Cincinnati 6/9/22 ($1.6M-$1.2M)
  • 1 year/$598,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21
  • 1 year/$577,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/18
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Atlanta 7/30/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/17
  • drafted by Atlanta 2012 (1-21) (Brookwood HS, Snellville, Ga.)
  • $1.65M signing bonus ($1.825M slot)
  • agent: Jamie Murphy, TWC
  • ML service: 3.014

Ross Detwiler lhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 4/18/22 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 5/14/22
  • 1 year/$850,000 (2021)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 1/3/21
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 60, 70 games pitched
    • DFA by Miami 9/7/21, refused assignment, released 9/11/21
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 9/14/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 12/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $800,000 in majors
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 7/23/20
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 9/24/20 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 5/9/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 6/28/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by York of independent Atlantic League
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 6/2/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 8/21/18
    • DFA by Seattle 8/22/18, sent outright to Triple-A 8/24/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Oakland as a free agent 1/18/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors, plus performance bonuses)
    • released by Oakland 3/26/17 (exercised right to opt out)
    • re-signed by Oakland as a free agent 4/1/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Oakland 5/14/17 (exercised right to opt out)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/21/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 4/3/16
    • DFA by Cleveland 4/29/16, sent outright to Triple-A 5/1/16
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Cleveland 7/17/16
    • contract selected by Oakland 8/10/16
  • 1 year/$3.45M (2015)
    • signed by Texas 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Texas 7/11/15, released 7/15/15
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 7/17/15
  • 1 year/$3M (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $50,000 for 180 innings pitched
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Washington 12/11/14
  • 1 year/$2.3375M (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$485,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/11
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2010)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/10
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/14/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/11/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Washington 9/4/07
  • drafted by Washington 2007 (1-6) (Missouri State)
  • signed 7/6/07, $2.15M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA
  • ML service: 9.011

Austin Romine c
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • re-signed by LA Angels as a free agent 3/14/22 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/10/22
    • released by LA Angels 6/1/22
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 6/17/22 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 7/4/22
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from St. Louis 8/2/22
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2021)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/22/21
    • elected free agency 10/5/21
  • 1 year/$4.15M (2020)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/12/19
  • 1 year/$1.8M (2019)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$805,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$556,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year/$554,100 (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
    • DFA by NY Yankees 4/4/15, sent outright to Triple-A 4/8/15
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/1/15
  • 1 year/$524,800 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year/$482,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 9/11/11
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2007 (2-94) (El Toro HS, Calif.)
  • signed 8/15/07, $500,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Moye Sports
  • ML service: 8.045

Albert Almora of
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 3/20/22 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 5/4/22
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2021)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/7/21
    • performance bonuses
    • DFA by NY Mets 9/26/21, sent outright to Triple-A
    • elected free agency 10/7/21
  • 1 year/$1.575M (2020)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Chicago Cubs 12/2/20
  • 1 year/$615,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/19
  • 1 year/$584,500 (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/18
  • 1 year/$552,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 6/7/16
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2012 (1-6) (Mater Academy, Hialeah Gardens, Fla.)
  • $3.9M signing bonus ($3.25M slot)
  • agent: Magnus Sports
  • ML service: 4.135

Jeff Hoffman rhp
1 year/$925,00 (2022)

  • 1 year/$925,000 (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22/22 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$585,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/20
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Colorado 11/25/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/19
  • 1 year/$547,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Colorado 8/20/16
  • acquired by Colorado in trade from Toronto 7/27/15 (Tulowitzki deal)
  • drafted by Toronto 2014 (1-9) (East Carolina)
  • $3.0808M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 3.105

Buck Farmer rhp
1 year/$850,000 (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 3/16/22 (minor-league contract with salary of $850,000 in majors)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 4/6/22
    • DFA by Cincinnati 5/6/22, sent outright to Triple-A 5/9/22 (refused assignment, elected free agency)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 5/10/22 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.85M (2021)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/15/21 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Detroit 5/8/21, sent outright to Triple-A 5/11/21
    • contract selected by Detroit 6/13/21
    • DFA by Detroit 8/15/21, released 8/17/21
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 8/21/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.15M (2020)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$570,800 (2019)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/19
  • 1 year/$554,800 (2018)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/17
  • 1 year/$509,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/5/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/24/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Detroit 8/13/14
  • drafted by Detroit 2013 (5-156) (Georgia Tech)
  • $225,000 signing bonus ($300,400 slot)
  • ML service: 5.018

Jonathan India 3b
1 year/$760,000 (2022)

  • 1 year/$760,000 (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year/$570,500 (2021)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 3/21
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2018 (1-5) (Florida)
  • $5.2975M signing bonus ($5.9464M slot)
  • ML service: 1.000

Tejay Antone rhp
1 year/$720,000 (2022)

  • 1 year/$720,000 (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year/$580,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/20
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2014 (5-155) (Weatherford College, Texas)
  • $308,400 signing bonus (slot)
  • agent: Warner Cos.
  • ML service: 2.000

Aristides Aquíno rf
1 year/$720,000 (2022)

  • 1 year/$720,000 (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
    • DFA by Cincinnati 4/30/22, sent outright to Triple-A 5/7/22
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 5/20/22
  • 1 year/$579,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21
  • 1 year/$563,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/10/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 8/1/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/18
    • non-tendered by Cincinnati 11/30/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/17
  • signed by Cincinnati 1/18/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $110,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Rep 1
  • ML service: 2.005

Justin Dunn rhp
1 year/$720,000 (2022)

  • 1 year/$720,000 (2022)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Seattle 3/14/22
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year/$584,900 (2021)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/21
  • 1 year/$564,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Seattle 9/10/19
  • acquired by Seattle in trade from NY Mets 12/3/18
  • drafted by Seattle 2016 (1-19) (Boston College)
  • $2.3878M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: CAA
  • ML service: 2.020

Tyler Stephenson c
1 year/$720,000 (2022)

  • 1 year/$720,000 (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year/$570,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/20
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2015 (1-11) (Kennesaw Mountain HS, Ga.)
  • $3.1416M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 1.056

Jake Fraley cf
1 year/$710,000 (2022)

  • 1 year/$710,000 (2022)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Seattle 3/14/22
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year/$572,100 (2021)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/21
  • 1 year/$563,800 (2020)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Seattle 8/20/19
  • acquired by Seattle in trade from Tampa Bay 11/8/18
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2016 (2s-77) (LSU)
  • $797,500 signing bonus ($826,200 slot)
  • ML service: 1.097

Max Schrock 2b
1 year/$710,000 (2022)

  • 1 year/$710,000 (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers 2/10/21 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 2/5/21
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 8/5/20
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from St. Louis 10/30/20
  • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Oakland 12/14/17
  • acquired by Oakland in trade from Washington 8/24/16
  • drafted by Washington 2015 (13-404) (South Carolina)
  • $500,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.013

Vladimir Gutierrez rhp
1 year/$707,500 (2022)

  • 1 year/$707,500 (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 11/20/20
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21
  • signed by Cincinnati 9/7/16 as a free agent from Cuba
  • $4.75M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.127

Jose Barrero ss
1 year/$702,500 (2022)

  • 1 year/$702,500 (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 8/26/20
  • signed by Cincinnati 6/8/17 as a free agent from Cuba
  • $5M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.129

Ryan Hendrix rhp
1 year/$702,500 (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
    • DFA by Cincinnati 4/24/22, sent outright to Triple-A 4/29/22
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 7/16/22
    • returned to Triple-A by Cincinnati 7/19/22
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 7/30/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/20
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2016 (5-138) (Texas A&M)
  • $410,000 signing bonus ($413,600 slot)
  • ML service: 0.097

Tony Santillan rhp
1 year/$702,500 (2022)

  • 1 year/$702,500 (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 11/20/19
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2015 (2-49) (Seguin HS, Arlington, Texas)
  • $1.35M signing bonus ($1.2278M slot)
  • ML service: 0.090

Art Warren rhp
1 year/$702,500 (2022)

  • 1 year/$702,500 (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade 1/6/21 after being DFA by Texas 12/26/20
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/20
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Seattle 10/21/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Seattle 9/10/19
  • drafted by Seattle 2015 (23-695) (Ashland, Ohio)
  • agent: KHG Sports
  • ML service: 0.146

Alexis Diaz rhp
1 year/$700,000 (2022)

  • 1 year/$700,000 (2022)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 11/19/21
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2015 (12-355) (Juan Jose Maunez HS, Naguabo, P.R.)
  • $130,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Daniel Duarte rhp
1 year/$700,000 (2022)

  • 1 year/$700,000 (2022)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 11/19/21
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent (minor-league contract)
  • selected by Kansas City from Texas in minor-league phase of Rule 5 draft 12/14/17
  • signed by Texas as a free agent from Mexico 7/2/13
  • ML service: 0.000

Aramis Garcia c
1 year/$700,000 (2022)

  • 1 year/$700,000 (2022)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/29/21 (minor-league contract with salary of $700,000 in majors)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 4/6/22
  • 1 year/$575,500 (2021)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Texas 2/6/21
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/21
    • DFA by Oakland 9/20/21, released 9/22/21
  • 1 year/$566,625 (2020)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/20
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 11/25/20 after being DFA by San Francisco 11/20/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 11/20/17
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/18
  • drafted by San Francisco 2014 (2-51) (Florida International)
  • $1.1M signing bonus ($1.0669M slot)
  • ML service: 2.036

Hunter Greene rhp
1 year/$700,000 (2022)

  • 1 year/$700,000 (2022)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 11/19/21
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2017 (1-2) (Notre Dame HS, Sherman Oaks, Calif.)
  • $7.23M signing bonus ($7.1932M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Dauri Moreta rhp
1 year/$700,000 (2022)

  • 1 year/$700,000 (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 9/22/21
  • signed by Cincinnati 3/12/15 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.012

Reiver Sanmartin lhp
1 year/$700,000 (2022)

  • 1 year/$700,000 (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 9/27/21
  • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from NY Yankees 1/21/19
  • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Texas 11/20/17
  • signed by Texas 7/2/15 as an amateur free agent from Colombia
  • ML service: 0.007

Graham Ashcraft rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 5/20/22
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2019 (6-174) (Alabama-Birmingham)
  • $247,500 signing bonus ($286,500 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Allan Cerda cf
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 11/19/21
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • signed by Cincinnati 7/18/17 as an amateur free agent
  • ML service: 0.000

Ronnie Dawson cf
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 5/4/22
    • returned to Triple-A by Cincinnati 5/6/22
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 5/9/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Houston 4/14/21
    • returned to Alternate Training Site by Houston 4/20/21
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers from Houston 12/8/21
  • drafted by Houston 2016 (2-61) (Ohio State)
  • $1,056,800 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.007

Robert Dugger rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 3/24/22 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 5/1/22
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers 5/4/22 after being FA by Tampa Bay 5/2/22
    • DFA by Cincinnati 5/8/22, sent outright to Triple-A 5/10/22
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 5/12/22
    • DFA by Cincinnati 5/14/22, sent outright to Triple-A 5/16/22
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 7/7/22
    • DFA by Cincinnati 7/8/22, sent outright to Triple-A 7/10/22
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 8/5/22
  • 2021
    • DFA by Seattle 2/19/21, sent outright to Triple-A 2/23/21
    • contract selected by Seattle 4/15/21
    • DFA by Seattle 8/22/21, sent outright to Triple-A 8/24/21
  • 1 year/$563,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/20
    • claimed by Seattle off waivers from Miami 12/7/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Miami 8/5/19
  • acquired by Miami in trade from Seattle 12/7/17
  • drafted by Seattle 2016 (18-537) (Texas Tech)
  • $70,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.036

Stuart Fairchild of
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/22
    • acquired by Seattle in trade 4/23/22 after being DFA by Arizona 4/19/22
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Seattle 5/13/22
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers 6/11/22 after being DFA by San Francisco 6/4/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Arizona 11/20/20
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/21
  • acquired by Arizona in trade from Cincinnati 8/31/20
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2017 (2-38) (Wake Forest)
  • $1,800,300 signing bonus ($1,802,800 slot)
  • ML service: 0.048

T.J. Friedl lf
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 9/18/21
  • signed by Cincinnati 9/7/16 as a free agent (Nevada)
  • $723,500 signing bonus (record for an undrafted free agent)
  • agent: Sosnick-Cobbe
  • ML service: 0.016

Ian Gibaut rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 3/17/22 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 6/27/22
    • claimed by LA Dodgers off waivers 6/30/22 after being DFA by Cleveland 6/28/22
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers 7/5/22 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 7/3/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 2/19/21
    • contract selected by Minnesota 8/27/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 10/7/21
    • elected free agency 10/15/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/19 (minor-league contract with salary of $600,000 in majors)
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers from Texas 10/30/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/19
    • acquired by Texas in trade 7/28/19 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 7/23/19
    • non-tendered by Texas 12/2/19
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2015 (11-328) (Tulane)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.148

Mark Kolozsvary c
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 9/20/21
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2017 (7-197) (Florida)
  • $150,000 signing bonus ($218,800 slot)
  • ML service: 0.003

Joel Kuhnel rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 5/8/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$563,500 (2020)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 8/15/19
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 10/26/20
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2016 (11-318) (Texas-Arlington)
  • $125,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.065

Nick Lodolo lhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 4/13/22
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2019 (1-7) (TCU)
  • $5,432,400 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.000

Alejo Lopez 2b
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 6/28/21
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2015 (27-805) (Greenway HS, Phoenix)
  • $150,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.029

Connor Overton rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/1821 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 4/30/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/2/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 8/11/21
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers 9/6/21 after being DFA by Toronto 9/3/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 11/5/21 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/29/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 2016-2019
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 8/12/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by San Francisco 6/11/19
  • signed by Washington 7/23/15 (minor-league contract)
  • released by Miami 7/9/15
  • drafted by Miami 2014 (15-437) (Old Dominion)
  • ML service: 0.049

Michael Papierski c
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Houston 5/14/22
    • contract selected by San Francisco 5/21/22
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers from San Francisco 6/25/22
  • drafted by Houston 2017 (9-271) (LSU)
  • $140,000 signing bonus ($141,600 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Matt Reynolds ss
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/16/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 4/15/22
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers 4/24/22 after being DFA by NY Mets 4/20/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/17/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/15/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 9/8/20
    • DFA by Kansas City 9/12/20 (elected free agency)
  • 2019
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Washington 1/17/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • acquired by Washington in trade 2/12/18 after being DFA by NY Mets 2/7/18
    • re-signed by Washington 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 10/12/15
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • drafted by NY Mets 2012 (2-71) (Arkansas)
  • $525,000 signing bonus ($723,600 slot)
  • ML service: 1.093

Chuckie Robinson c
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 8/11/22
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2016 (21-637) (Southern Mississippi)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Jared Solomon rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 11/20/20
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2017 (11-317) (Lackawanna JC, Pa.)
  • $207,500 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

T.J. Zeuch rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/22
    • DFA by St. Louis 5/21/22, released 5/26/22
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 6/2/22 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 8/10/22
  • 1 year/$578,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/21
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade 7/25/21 after being DFA by Toronto 7/20/21
  • 1 year/$563,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/3/19
  • drafted by Toronto 2016 (1-21) (Pittsburgh)
  • $2.175M signing bonus ($2.2851M slot)
  • ML service: 0.089

 

Minor leagues

Victor Acosta ss
2022

  • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from San Diego 8/2/22
  • signed by San Diego 1/15/21 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $1.8M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Jay Allen of
2022

  • drafted by Cincinnati 2021 (1-30) (Carroll Catholic HS, Fort Pierce, Fla.)
  • $2,397,500 signing bonus ($2,365,500 slot)
  • ML service:

Edwin Arroyo rhp
2022

  • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Seattle 7/29/22
  • drafted by Seattle 2021 (2-48) (Central Pointe Christian Academy, Kissimmee, Fla.)
  • $1.65M signing bonus ($1,543,600 slot)
  • ML service:

Brandon Bailey rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/30/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2021)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Houston 11/20/20
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/21
    • non-tendered by Cincinnati 11/30/21
  • 1 year/$563,500 (2020)
    • selected by Baltimore from Houston in Rule 5 draft 12/12/19
    • returned by Baltimore to Houston 3/6/20
    • contract selected by Houston 11/20/19
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Oakland 11/20/17
  • drafted by Oakland 2016 (6-172) (Gonzaga)
  • $298,000 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 1.064

Ricardo Cabrera ss
2022

  • signed by Cincinnati 1/15/22 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $2.7M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Elly De La Cruz ss
2022

  • signed by Cincinnati 7/2/18 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $65,000 signing bonus
  • ML service:

Bernardo Flores lhp
2022

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/21
    • claimed by St. Louis off waivers from Chicago White Sox 4/1/21
    • claimed by Colorado off waivers 6/24/21 after being DFA by St. Louis 6/22/21
    • DFA by Colorado 9/18/21, sent outright to Triple-A 9/20/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/20
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2016 (7-206) (USC)
  • $200,000 signing bonus ($214,900 slot)
  • ML service: 0.036 (through 2020)

Zack Godley rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/21/22 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 3/19/21 (minor-league contract with salary of $800,000 in majors)
    • may earn additional $800,000 in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 4/28/21
    • DFA by Milwaukee 5/10/21, sent outright to Triple-A 5/14/21
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 6/18/21
    • DFA by Milwaukee 6/21/21, sent outright to Triple-A 6/24/21 (refused assignment, elected free agency)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 6/29/21 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cleveland 8/21
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 8/7/21 (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Mets 8/30/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/19/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors
    • may earn additional $1.5M in performance bonuses
    • may opt out of contract 3/23/20 if not on Major League roster
    • released by Detroit 7/13/20
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 7/17/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 7/26/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 10/26/20
  • 1 year/$609,400 (2019)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/19
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 8/8/19 after being DFA by Arizona 8/5/19
    • DFA by Toronto 9/3/19, sent outright to Triple-A 9/6/19
  • 1 year/$579,200 (2018)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Arizona 7/23/15
  • acquired by Arizona in trade from Chicago Cubs 12/9/14
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2013 (10-288) (Tennessee)
  • $35,000 signing bonus ($139,000 slot)
  • agent: Sports Pro Services
  • ML service: 4.125

Austin Hendrick of
2022

  • drafted by Cincinnati 2020 (1-12) (West Allegheny HS, Imperial, Pa.)
  • $4M signing bonus ($4.3664M slot)
  • ML service:

Rece Hinds 3b
2022

  • drafted by Cincinnati 2019 (2-49) (IMG Academy, Bradenton, Fla.)
  • $1,797,500 signing bonus ($1,507,600 slot)
  • ML service:

Derek Law rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 4/16/22 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Detroit 7/30/22
    • DFA by Detroit 8/5/22, sent outright to Triple-A 8/7/22 (refused assignment, elected free agency)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 8/14/22 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 11/25/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 5/8/21
    • DFA by Minnesota 5/18/21, sent outright to Triple-A 5/20/21
    • contract selected by Minnesota 7/1/21
    • DFA by Minnesota 9/5/21, sent outright to Triple-A 9/6/21
    • elected free agency 10/7/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/30/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • DFA by San Francisco 2/1/19, sent outright to Triple-A 2/10/19
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from San Francisco 4/2/19
    • non-tendered by Toronto 12/2/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/18
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 11/20/14
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/15
  • drafted by San Francisco 2009 (9-297) (Miami-Dade JC)
  • $125,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.035

Ben Lively rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/5/22 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Samsung Lions of KBO
  • 1 year/$700,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Samsung Lions of Korea 12/19
    • may earn additional $250,000 in performance bonuses
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/19
    • acquired by Arizona in trade 6/22/19 after being DFA by Kansas City 6/20/19
    • released by Arizona 8/8/19
    • signed by Samsung Lions of Korea 8/19
  • 1 year/$550,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/18
    • claimed by Kansas City off waivers from Philadelphia 9/5/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/17
  • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Cincinnati 12/31/14
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2013 (4-135) (Central Florida)
  • $350,000 signing bonus ($367,900 slot)
  • ML service: 0.159

Walker Lockett rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 5/10/22 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Doosan Bears of Korea 12/22/20
  • 1 year/$566,025 (2020)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/20
    • claimed by Seattle off waivers 9/1/20 after being DFA by NY Mets 8/28/20
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Seattle 12/7/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Cleveland 1/6/19
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/18
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from San Diego 11/20/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by San Diego 11/18/16
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/17
  • drafted by San Diego 2012 (4-135) (Providence HS, Jacksonville)
  • $393,000 signing bonus ($340,000 slot)
  • agent: O’Connell Sports
  • ML service: 1.066

James Marinan rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 11/19/21
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/22
    • DFA by Cincinnati 6/11/22, sent outright to Triple-A 6/16/22
  • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from LA Dodgers 7/4/18
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2017 (4-130) (Park Vista HS, Lake Worth, Fla.)
  • $822,500 signing bonus ($401,000 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Noelvi Marte ss
2022

  • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Seattle 7/29/22
  • signed by Seattle 7/18 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $1.55M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Matt McLain ss
2022

  • drafted by Cincinnati 2021 (1-17) (UCLA)
  • $4.625M signing bonus ($3,609,700 slot)
  • ML service:

Sam McWilliams rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 3/19/22 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$750,000 (2021)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 11/20/20
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers 6/5/21 after being DFA by NY Mets 5/31/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A by San Diego 6/19/21
    • elected free agency 10/6/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • selected by Kansas City from Tampa Bay in Rule 5 draft 12/13/18
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/19
    • returned by Kansas City to Tampa Bay 3/24/19
  • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Arizona 5/1/18
  • acquired by Arizona in trade from Philadelphia 11/14/15
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2014 (8-232) (Beech HS, Hendersonville, Tenn.)
  • $200,000 signing bonus ($160,700 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Andrew Moore rhp
2022

  • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Seattle 7/29/22
  • drafted by Seattle 2021 (14-414) (Chipola JC, Fla.)
  • $125,000 signing bonus
  • ML service:

Colin Moran 3b
1 year/$1M (2022)

  • 1 year/$1M (2022)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 3/17/22
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 6/28/22
  • 1 year/$2.8M (2021)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/15/21 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 11/29/21
  • 1 year/$593,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/20
  • 1 year/$579,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/19
  • 1 year/$550,000 (2018)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Houston 1/13/18
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/17
  • 1  year (2016)
    • contract selected by Houston 5/17/16
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Miami 7/31/14
  • drafted by Miami 2013 (1-6) (University of North Carolina)
  • $3.5165M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel
  • ML service: 4.107

Mat Nelson c
2022

  • drafted by Cincinnati 2021 (1s-35) (Florida State)
  • $2,093,300 signing bonus ($2,095,800 slot)
  • ML service:

Chris Okey c
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 6/10/22
    • DFA by Cincinnati 7/5/22, sent outright AAA 7/6/22
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2016 (2-43) (Clemson)
  • $2M signing bonus ($1,497,500 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Chase Petty rhp
2022

  • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Minnesota 3/13/22
  • drafted by Minnesota 2021 (1-26) (Mainland Regional HS, Linwood, NJ)
  • $2.5M signing bonus ($2,653,400 slot)
  • ML service:

Levi Stoudt rhp
2022

  • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Seattle 7/29/22
  • drafted by Seattle 2019 (3-97) (Lehigh)
  • $339,000 signing bonus ($599,100 slot)
  • ML service:

Brandon Williamson lhp
2022

  • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Seattle 3/14/22
  • drafted by Seattle 2019 (2-59) (TCU)
  • $925,000 signing bonus ($1.1855M slot)
  • ML service:

Kyle Zimmer rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 3/19/22 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$588,700 (2021)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/21
    • DFA by Kansas City 11/19/21, released 11/22/21
  • 1 year/$565,750 (2020)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/19/20
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/4/19
    • split contract, $124,000 in minors
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/19/18
    • DFA by Kansas City 3/29/18, released 4/3/18
    • re-signed by Kansas City 4/6/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/17
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2012 (1-5) (San Francisco)
  • $3M signing bonus ($3.5M slot)
  • agent: ISE
  • ML service: 2.064