Atlanta Braves

Service time in days & years (through 2019 season).

Liberty Media Owner
2007 -

  • Liberty Media Corp., 2007 -
    • Liberty Media acquired the Braves in February 2007. Liberty swapped 60 million shares of Time Warner stock for about $1 billion in cash, the Braves and a group of Time, Inc. magazines in a trade valuing the team at $461M. MLB approved the deal in May 2007.
  • Time Warner, 1996-2007
    • Time Warner acquired Turner Broadcasting, and control of the Braves, in October of 1996.
  • Ted Turner, 1976-1996
    • Turner Broadcasting and CEO Ted Turner purchased the franchise for $12M in 1976.
  • Forbes magazine valued the club at $1.8 billion in April, 2020.

BRAVES PAYROLLS

Year Opening Day 26/30 Year End 40-man CB Tax 40-man
2020 $ 57,713,264 (13) $                   (   ) $186,030,333 (10)
2019 $115,247,089 (22) $136,147,636 (14) $160,048,438 (13)
2018 $118,284,851 (21) $126,979,738 (20) $136,024,060 (19)
2017 $122,603,054 (19) $122,493,908 (19) $133,400,668 (20)
2016 $ 86,580,791 (27) $108,815,848 (19) $128,348,481 (17)
2015 $ 97,086,461 (22) $107,539,387 (22) $133,555,430 (18)
2014 $112,008,731 (12) $114,699,457 (13) $124,531,537 (14)
2013 $ 90,039,583 (18) $ 95,340,877 (16) $105,132,902 (20)
2012 $ 93,529,667 (16) $ 97,254,832 (15) $105,318,027 (19)
2011 $ 91,044,524 (15) $ 88,128,545 (17)
2010 $ 83,890,334 (16) $ 89,226,985 (16)
2009 $ 96,726,166 (12) $100,078,591 (13)
2008 $102,365,683 (11) $ 92,494,314 (14)
2007 $ 87,290,833 (15) $ 92,634,468 (16)
2006 $ 90,156,876 (10) $ 92,185,986 (13)
2005 $ 86,457,302 ( 9) $ 85,873,582 ( 8)
2004 $ 90,182,500 ( 7) $ 79,445,468 (12)
2003 $106,243,667 ( 4) $103,912,011 ( 6)
2002 $ 93,470,367 ( 6) $ 93,786,065 ( 7)
2001 $ 91,936,167 ( 6) $ 94,879,885 ( 5)
2000 $ 82,700,000 ( 3) $ 87,575,050 ( 3)
  • 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.

Alex Anthopoulos President, Baseball Operations
4 years (2018-21)
3 years (2022-24)

  • 3 years (2022-24)
    • promoted to President, Baseball Operations, and signed three-year extension with Atlanta 2/17/20
  • 4 years (2018-21)
    • hired by Atlanta as Executive VP/General Manger 11/13/17, replacing John Coppolella
  • 2016-17, LA Dodgers
    • VP, Baseball Operations
  • 2004-15, Toronto
    • general manager (2010-15), assistant GM (2006-09), scouting coordinator (2004-05)
  • 2000-03, Montreal
    • assistant scouting director
  • VP, Baseball Operations & Assistant GM Perry Minasian
  • Assistant GM, Research & Development Jason Pare
  • Assistant GM, Major League Operations Alex Tamin
  • Director of Player Development Dom Chiti
  • former GM John Coppolella
    • hired by Atlanta as GM 10/1/15
    • resigned 10/2/17
  • former GM John Hart
    • selected by Atlanta as interim GM 9/21/14 and President, Baseball Operations 10/23/14
  • former GM Frank Wren
    • promoted by Atlanta to EVP/GM 10/11/07 (2008-11)
    • signed 2-year extension (2012-13) with Atlanta 2/21/11
    • signed 1-year extension (2014) with Atlanta 10/12/12
    • fired by Atlanta 9/22/14
  • former GM John Schuerholz
    • hired by Atlanta as VP/GM 1990 (1991-2007)
    • club President 2008-16, Chairman Emeritus 2017-18

Brian Snitker Manager
2 years (2019-20), plus 2021 option
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed one-year extension with Atlanta 2/17/20
  • 2 years (2019-20), plus 2021 club option
    • signed extension with Atlanta 10/15/18
  • 1 year (2017), plus 2018 club option
    • selected as permanent manager by Atlanta 10/12/16
    • Atlanta exercised 2018 option 10/5/17
  • 2016
    • selected as interim manager by Atlanta 5/17/16
  • 2014-16
    • manager, Triple-A Gwinnett
  • 2006-13
    • third-base coach, Atlanta
  • former manager Fredi Gonzalez
    • 1 year (2016), plus 2017 club option
      • signed extension with Atlanta 7/17/15
      • fired by Atlanta 5/17/16
    • 1 year (2015)
      • signed extension with Atlanta 2/19/14
    • 3 years (2011-13), plus 2014 club option
      • hired by Atlanta 10/13/10, replacing Bobby Cox
      • Atlanta exercised 2014 club option 12/5/12

 

Freddie Freeman 1b
8 years/$135M (2014-21)

  • 8 years/$135M (2014-21)
    • signed extension with Atlanta 2/5/14 (avoided arbitration, $5.75M-$4.5M)
    • $2.875M signing bonus
    • 14:$5.125M, 15:$8.5M, 16:$12M, 17:$20.5M, 18:$21M, 19:$21M, 20:$22M, 21:$22M
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$560,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 1 year/$535,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$414,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/21/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 9/1/10
  • drafted by Atlanta 2007 (2-78) (El Modena HS, Calif.)
  • signed 6/07, $409,500M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 9.033

Cole Hamels lhp
1 year/$18M (2020)

  • 1 year/$18M (2020)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/4/19
  • 6 years/$144M (2013-18), plus 2019 club option
    • signed extension with Philadelphia 7/25/12
    • $6M signing bonus
    • 13:$19.5M, 14:$22.5M, 15:$22.5M, 16:$22.5M, 17:$22.5M, 18:$22.5M, 19:$20M club option ($6M buyout)
    • 2019 option guaranteed at $24M if Hamels 1) has 400 IP in 2017-18, including 200 IP in 2018, and 2) is not on the disabled list with a shoulder or elbow injury at the end of the 2018 season
    • limited no-trade protection allowing Hamels to block trades to 20 clubs each season
    • for 2014 season, may block deals to all clubs except Atlanta, Boston, LA Angels, LA Dodgers, NY Yankees, San Diego, St. Louis, Texas and Washington
    • for 2015 season, may block deals to all clubs except Atlanta, Chicago Cubs, LA Dodgers, NY Mets, NY Yankees, St. Louis, San Diego, Texas and Washington
    • for 2017 season, may block deals to all clubs except Atlanta, Chicago Cubs, Houston, NY Mets, Philadelphia, Seattle, St. Louis, Tampa Bay and Washington
    • at signing, the second-largest contract ever for a pitcher
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Philadelphia 7/29/15, with Phillies responsible for $9.5M ($7M in 2016 and $2.5M in 2018) of the $81,737,704 left on Hamels’ contract ($8,237,704 in 2015, $67.5M in 2016-18 salaries and $6M buyout). As part of the deal, Philadelphia also assumes responsibility for $32,759,562 remaining on Matt Harrison’s contract.
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Texas 7/27/18 with $13,862,903 remaining on contract ($7,862,903 in 2018 and $6M buyout for 2019) (Rangers pay Cubs $2,862,903 as part of the deal) (if Cubs decline 2019 option and pay $6M buyout, Rangers to pay Cubs $6M)
    • Chicago Cubs exercised 2019 option at $20M 11/2/18
  • 1 year/$15M (2012)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 3 years/$20.5M (2009-11)
    • signed extension with Philadelphia 1/18/09
    • 09:$4.35M, 10:$6.65M, 11:$9.5M
    • if Hamels wins Cy Young award, salary for the following season increases by $0.5M ($0.25M increase for 2nd or 3rd place in vote)
    • award bonuses: $50,000 for All-Star
    • largest average annual value for multi-year contract for first-time arbitration-eligible pitcher
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2008)
    • renewed by Philadelphia 3/3/08
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2007)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 5/06
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2002 (1-17) (Rancho Bernardo HS, San Diego)
  • $2M signing bonus
  • agent: John Boggs
  • ML service: 13.143

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

  • 1 year/$18M (2020)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/21/205\
  • 1 year/$12.25M (2019)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • St. Louis made $17.8M qualifying offer 11/4/19 (rejected 11/14/19)
  • 1 year/$9M (2018)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2017)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Miami 12/13/17
  • 1 year/$570,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/16
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$505,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Miami 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Miami 3/13
  • signed by Miami 2008 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: MDR Sports (previously Boras Corp.)
  • ML service: 6.124

Mark Melancon rhp
4 years/$62M (2017-20)

  • 4 years/$62M (2017-20)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 12/5/16
    • $20M signing bonus ($12M at signing, $8M deferred)
    • 17:$4M, 18:$10M, 19:$14M, 20:$14M
    • Melancon may opt out of contract after 2018 season
    • full no-trade protection
    • at signing, highest average annual value ever for a relief pitcher
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from San Francisco 7/31/19 with $18,516,129 remaining on deal ($4,516,129 in 2019, $14M in 2020)
  • 1 year/$9.65M (2016)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Pittsburgh 7/29/16 with $3,374,863 remaining on contract and Pirates paying Nationals about $0.5M as part of the deal
  • 1 year/$5.4M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.595M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$521,000 (2013)
    • signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
    • award bonuses, including $10,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$521,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/9/12
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Boston 12/26/12
  • 1 year/$421,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/11
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Houston 12/14/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/12/10
    • acquired by Houston in trade from NY Yankees 7/31/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 4/25/09
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2006 (9-284) (Arizona)
  • $600,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 9.098

Will Smith lhp
3 years/$40M (2020-22), plus 2023 option

  • 3 years/$40M (2020-22), plus 2023 club option
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/14/19
    • 20-22: $13M annually, 23:$13M club option ($1M buyout)
  • 1 year/$4.225M (2019)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • San Francisco made $17.8M qualifying offer 11/4/19
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2018)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2017)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.475M (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Milwaukee 8/1/16 with $499,727 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2015)
    • renewed by Milwaukee 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$502,000 (2014)
    • signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year/$496,500 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Kansas City 12/5/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 5/22/12
  • acquired by Kansas City in trade from LA Angels 7/22/10
  • drafted by LA Angels 2008 (7-229) (Gulf Coast CC, Fla.)
  • $150,000 signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 6.155

Travis d’Arnaud c
2 years/$16M (2020-21)

  • 2 years/$16M (2020-21)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/24/19
    • 20:$8M, 21:$8M
  • 1 year/$3.515M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 12/22/18 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by NY Mets 4/28/19, released 5/3/19
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 5/5/19 (Dodgers pay pro-rated portion of $555,000 Major League minimum, with Mets responsible for balance of d’Arnaud’s $3.515M salary)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from LA Dodgers 5/10/19
  • 1 year/$3.475M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.875M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$542,604 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year/$525,424 (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
  • 1 year/$501,560 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/12
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Toronto 12/17/12
  • acquired by Toronto in trade from Philadelphia 12/16/09
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2007 (1s-37) (Lakewood HS, Calif.)
  • $832,500 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 6.044

Ender Inciarte cf
5 years/$30.525M (2017-21), plus 2022 option

  • 5 years/$30.525M (2017-21), plus 2022 club option
    • signed extension with Atlanta 12/23/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • $3.5M signing bonus
    • 17:$2M, 18:$4M, 19:$5M, 20:$7M, 21:$8M, 22:$9M club option ($1.025M buyout)
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for LCS MVP, Gold Glove. $50,000 each for WS MVP, Comeback Player of Year, Silver Slugger, All-Star.
  • 1 year/$523,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/16
  • 1 year/$513,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/6/15
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Arizona 12/8/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
  • 1 year/$490,000 (2013)
    • selected by Philadelphia from Arizona in Rule 5 draft 12/6/12
    • signed by Philadelphia 3/13
    • DFA by Philadelphia 4/2/13
    • returned by Philadelphia to Arizona 4/4/13
  • signed by Arizona 5/08 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 5.157

Chris Martin rhp
2 years/$14M (2020-21)

  • 2 years/$14M (2020-21)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/19/19
    • 20:$7M, 21:$7M
    • Martin to donate $70,000 annually to club charity
  • 2 years/$4M (2018-19)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/11/17
    • 18:$1.75M, 19:$2.25M
    • annual performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 10, 15, 20 games finished, $0.1M each for 25, 30, 35, 40 games finished
    • club must provide Martin with his release after 2019 season
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Texas 7/30/19 with $737,903 remaining on contract
  • 2016-17
    • Nippon Ham Fighters of Japan
  • 1 year/$511,025 (2015)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 1/13/15 after being DFA by Colorado 1/5/15
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
    • released by NY Yankees 11/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Boston 12/18/13
    • contract selected by Colorado 4/25/14
  • signed by Boston as an amateur free agent 3/31/11 (McLennan CC, Texas)
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 2.133

Shane Greene rhp
1 year/$6.25M (2020)

  • 1 year/$6.25M (2020)
    • lost arbitration with Atlanta 2/5/20 ($6.75M-$6.25M)
  • 1 year/$4M (2019)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Detroit 7/31/19 with $645,161 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$1.95M (2018)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/17
  • 1 year/$517,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/25/16
  • 1 year/$515,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/24/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/13
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from NY Yankees 12/5/14
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2009 (15-465) (Daytona Beach CC, Fla.)
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Turner Gary Sports
  • ML service: 5.075

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

  • 1 year/$4M (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/4/19
  • 1 year/$6M (2019), plus 2020 club option
    • signed extension with Atlanta 8/28/18
    • 19:$4M, 20:$6M club option ($2M buyout)
    • Atlanta declined 2020 option 11/4/19
  • 2 years/$5.3M (2016-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/8/15
    • 16:$2M, 17:$3M, 18:$4M club option ($0.3M buyout)
    • annual performance bonuses based on games started at catcher: $50,000 each for 55, 60. $0.1M each for 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90. $150,000 each for 95, 100. $250,000 each for 110, 120.
    • Atlanta exercised 2018 option for $4M 10/23/17
  • 1 year/$2.675M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Chicago White Sox 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$950,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 12/2/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/22/13
  • 1 year/$483,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/4/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 9/1/09
  • acquired by White Sox in trade from Atlanta 12/4/08
  • drafted by Atlanta 2005 (33-1,007) (Chipola JC, Fla.) (draft and follow)
  • agent: O’Connell Sports
  • ML service: 8.148

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

  • 1 year/$4M (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/4/19
    • opted out of 2020 season, placed on restricted list 7/6/20
    • opted back in fro 2020 season 7/29/20, activated 8/5/20
  • 1 year/$6M (2019), plus 2020 club option
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/22/19
    • 19:$4M, 20:$6M club option ($2M buyout)
    • Atlanta declined 2020 option 11/4/19
  • 4 years/$44M (2015-18)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/3/14
    • $2M signing bonus (paid by 1/1/15)
    • 15:$10.5M, 16:$10.5M, 17:$10.5M, 18:$10.5M
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for Gold Glove, LCS MVP. $50,000 each All Star, MVP, WS MVP, Comeback Player of Year
  • 6 years/$66.1M (2009-14), plus 2015 option
    • signed extension with Baltimore 1/21/09 (avoided arbitration, $5M-$2.9M)
    • $2.1M signing bonus ($1M paid on approval, $1.1M paid 4/2010)
    • 09:$3M, 10:$6.75M, 11:$10.25M, 12:$12M, 13:$15M, 14:$15M, 15:$17.5M club option ($2M buyout)
    • if club exercises 2015 option, Markakis may void, forfeit buyout
    • 2010-14 salaries may increase by $0.5M with 1) All Star or 2) 1st-10th finish in MVP vote in each previous season
    • limited no-trade clause (may block deals to 8 clubs)
    • award bonuses: $0.2M each for MVP, WS MVP; $0.1M for LCS MVP; $75,000 each for Silver Slugger, Gold Glove
    • Baltimore declined 2015 option 10/30/14
  • 1 year/$455,000 (2008)
    • renewed by Baltimore 3/4/08
  • 1 year/$400,000 (2007)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/07
  • 1 year/$327,000 (2006)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 11/05
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/06
  • drafted by Baltimore 2003 (1-7) (Young Harris College)
  • $1.85M signing bonus
  • agent: Jamie Murphy
  • ML service: 14.000

Adam Duvall lf
1 year/$3.25M (2020)

  • 1 year/$3.25M (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.875M (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$645,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/18
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Cincinnati 7/30/18
  • 1 year/$577,500 (2017)
    • renewed by Cincinnati 3/11/17
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/15
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from San Francisco 7/30/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 11/20/13
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/4/14
  • drafted by San Francisco 2010 (11-348) (Louisville)
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 3.151

Dansby Swanson ss
1 year/$3.15M (2020)

  • 1 year/$3.15M (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$585,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • 1 year/$565,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/18
  • 1 year/$540,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Arizona 12/8/15
    • contract selected by Atlanta 8/17/16
  • drafted by Arizona 2015 (1-1) (Vanderbilt)
  • $6.5M signing bonus ($8.6169M slot)
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 3.047

Darren O’Day rhp
1 year/$2.75M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$2.75M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/8/19
    • 20:$2.25M 21:$3.5M club option ($500,000 buyout)
  • 4 years/$31M (2016-19)
    • re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/10/15
    • 16:$6M, 17:$7M, 18:$9M, 19:$9M
    • $1M annually is deferred, to be paid in $1M installments in 2020-23
    • limited no-trade protection: may block deals to seven clubs
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Baltimore 7/31/18 with $11,951,613 remaining on contract ($2,951,613 in 2018 salary and $9M in 2019)
  • 2 years/$5.8M (2013-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed extension with Baltimore 2/9/13 (avoided arbitration, $3.2M-$1.8M)
    • 13:$2.2M, 14:$3.2M, 15:$4.25M club option ($0.4M buyout)
    • Baltimore exercised 2015 option 10/30/14
  • 1 year/$1.35M (2012)
    • signed by Baltimore 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star
  • 1 year/$1.251M (2011)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/23/11 (avoided arbitration, $1.4M-$1.05M)
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers from Texas 11/2/11
  • 1 year/$426,700 (2010)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/4/10
  • 1 year/$406,000 (2009)
    • selected by NY Mets from LA Angles in Rule 5 draft 12/11/08
    • signed by NY Mets 3/2/09 (split contract)
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 4/22/09 after being DFA by Mets 4/18/09
  • 1 year/$390,000 (2008)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 3/29/08
  • signed by LA Angels 5/06 as amateur free agent (University of Florida)
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 11.103

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

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/29/20 (minor-league contract with salary of $2M in majors)
    • may earn additional $750,000 in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by San Francisco 7/23/20
    • released by San Francisco 9/10/20
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 9/14/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 9/27/20
  • 5 years/$95M (2015-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 11/25/14
    • $3M signing bonus
    • 15-17:$17M/year. 18-19:$18M/year. 20:$17M club option ($5M buyout)
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for All-Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP. $100,000 for WS MVP. $100,000 for MVP ($75,000 for 2nd place in vote, $50,000 for 3rd)
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to three clubs)
    • perks: suite on road
    • DFA by Boston 7/14/17, released 7/19/17 ($47,874,316 remaining on contract)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 7/22/17 (minor-league contract) (Giants to pay Major League minimum salary in majors)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 8/5/17
    • Boston declined 2020 option 11/19
  • 3 years/$17.15M (2012-14)
    • signed extension with San Francisco 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • 12:$3.2M, 13:$5.7M, 14:$8.25M
    • San Francisco made qualifying offer 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/11
  • 1 year/$465,000 (2010)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/10
  • 1 year/$401,750 (2009)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/9/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 8/13/08
  • signed by San Francisco 2002 as a free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council (previously Gustavo Vazquez)
  • ML service: 11.042

Luke Jackson rhp
1 year/$1.825M (2020)

  • 1 year/$1.825M (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$585,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 4/4/18
    • DFA by Atlanta 4/15/18, sent outright to Triple-A 4/18/18
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/6/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 5/8/18
    • contract selected by Atlanta 6/7/18
    • DFA by Atlanta 6/13/18, sent outright to Triple-A 6/14/18
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 6/18/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/17
    • DFA by Atlanta 12/20/17, sent outright to Triple-A 1/5/18
  • 1 year/$508,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/16
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Atlanta 12/8/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2015)
    • contract selected by Texas 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/15
  • drafted by Texas 2010 (1s-45) (Calvary Christian HS, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.)
  • $1.545M signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 3.019

Johan Camargo 2b
1 year/$1.7M (2020)

  • 1 year/$1.7M (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$575,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/17
  • signed by Atlanta 7/2/10 as an amateur free agent from Panama
  • ML service: 2.136

Ronald Acuna lf
8 years/$100M (2019-26), plus 2027-28 options

  • 8 years/$100M (2019-26), plus 2027-28 club options
    • signed extension with Atlanta 4/2/19
    • 19:$1M, 20:$1M, 21:$5M, 22:$15M, 23:$17M, 24:$17M, 25:$17M, 26:$17M, 27:$17M club option ($10M buyout), 28:$17M club option
    • replaced 1 year/$560,000 deal signed 3/19
    • largest-ever contract for a player under club control with less than one year of Major League service time
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 4/25/18
  • signed by Atlanta 7/2/14 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 1.159

Ozzie Albies 2b
7 years/$35M (2019-25), plus 2026-27 options

  • 7 years/$35M (2019-25), plus 2026-27 club options
    • signed extension with Atlanta 4/11/19
    • 19:$1M, 20:$1M, 21:$3M, 22:$5M, 23:$7M, 24:$7M, 25:$7M, 26:$7M club option ($4M buyout), 27:$7M club option (no buyout)
    • replaced 1 year, $575,000 deal signed 3/19
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 8/1/17
  • signed by Atlanta 7/2/13 as an amateur free agent from Curacao
  • $350,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.062

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

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

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

  • 1 year/$1M (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/16/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/18/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $3M in majors
    • roster bonuses: $1M each for 100, 150 days on Major League roster
    • contract selected by NY Mets 5/3/19
    • DFA by NY Mets 8/9/19, released 8/14/19
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 8/16/19
  • 1 year/$5.9M (2018)
    • won arbitration with Tampa Bay 2/3/18 ($5.9M-$5.35M)
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 8/1/18
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Tampa Bay 8/6/18 with $1,744,624 remaining on contract (as part of the deal, Rays pay Pirates $1,583,486, with Pittsburgh responsible for $161,156, a pro-rated 55/186 share of the Major League minimum)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Pittsburgh 8/31/18 with $951,612 remaining on contract. As part of the deal, Pirates pay $863,709, with Yankees responsible for a pro-rated share of the $0.545M Major League minimum salary, $87,903.
  • 1 year/$4.35M (2017)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Miami 6/26/17 (Rays assume responsibility for remaining 2017 salary of $2,305,737)
  • 1 year/$2.625M (2016)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.925M (2015)
    • renewed by Miami 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 4 years/$10M (2010-13)
    • signed by Toronto as an amateur free agent from Cuba 4/13/10
    • $4M signing bonus
    • 10:$500,000, 11:$2M, 12:$1.75M, 13:$1.75M
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Toronto 11/13/12
  • agent: Magnus Sports (Praver-Shapiro)
  • ML service: 7.037

Josh Tomlin rhp
1 year/$1M (2020)

  • 1 year/$1M (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 2/12/20 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/18/20
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2019)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 2/7/19 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.25M in majors
    • may earn additional $2.25M in performance bonuses based on innings pitched up to 150 IP
    • released by Milwaukee 3/20/19
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/21/19 (minor-league contact)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 3/28/19
  • 2 years/$5.5M (2016-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed extension with Cleveland 1/261/16, adding to one-year, $2.25M deal signed 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • 16:$2.25M, 17:$2.5M, 18:$3M club option ($750,000 buyout
    • annual performance bonuses for 2017-18: $250,000 each for 20, 25 starts and 160, 180 innings. $500,000 each for 30 starts, 200 IP
    • Cleveland exercised 2018 option 11/3/17
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2015)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$800,000 (2014)
    • lost arbitration with Cleveland 2/15/14 ($0.975M-$0.8M)
  • 1 year/$501,800 (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/11/13
  • 1 year/$494,500 (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 7/27/10
  • drafted by Cleveland 2006 (19-581) (Texas Tech)
  • agent: SSG Baseball
  • ML service: 9.033

Grant Dayton lhp
1 year/$655,000 (2020)

  • 1 year/$655,000 (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers from LA Dodgers 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/18
  • 1 year/$540,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 7/21/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/3/15
    • DFA by Miami 4/24/15, sent outright to Triple-A 4/26/15
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Miami 7/15/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Miami 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/13
  • drafted by Florida 2010 (11-347) (Auburn)
  • agent: Full Circle Sports
  • ML service: 3.007

Sean Newcomb lhp
1 year/$593,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$593,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • 1 year/$575,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 6/10/17
  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from LA Angels 11/12/15
  • drafted by LA Angels 2014 (1-15) (Hartford)
  • $2.5184M signing bonus ($2.4756M slot)
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 2.108

Max Fried lhp
1 year/$583,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$583,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • 1 year/$565,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/17
  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from San Diego 12/19/14
  • drafted by San Diego 2012 (1-7) (Harvard-Westlake HS, Studio City, Calif.)
  • $3M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 1.148

A.J. Minter lhp
1 year/$583,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$583,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • 1 year/$575,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • 1 year/$555,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 8/23/17
  • drafted by Atlanta 2015 (2s-75) (Texas A&M)
  • $814,300 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 1.162

Mike Soroka rhp
1 year/$583,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$583,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/1/18
  • drafted by Atlanta 2015 (1-28) (Bishop Carroll HS, Calgary, Alberta)
  • $1.9747M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 1.146

Touki Toussaint rhp
1 year/$573,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$573,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 8/18/18
  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Arizona 6/20/15
  • drafted by Arizona 2014 (1-16) (Coral Springs Christian HS, Miami)
  • $2.7M signing bonus ($2.3382M slot)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 0.140

Jeremy Walker rhp
1 year/$573,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$573,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/24/19
  • drafted by Atlanta 2016 (5-139) (Gardner-Webb)
  • $275,000 signing bonus ($409,600 slot)
  • ML service: 0.039

Jacob Webb rhp
1 year/$573,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$573,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • drafted by Atlanta 2014 (18-553) (Tabor College, Kan.)
  • ML service: 0.155

Kyle Wright rhp
1 year/$573,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$573,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • 1 year/$565,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 9/1/18
  • drafted by Atlanta 2017 (1-5) (Vanderbilt)
  • $7M signing bonus ($5.7073M slot)
  • ML service: 0.076

Austin Riley 3b
1 year/$568,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$568,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/15/19
  • drafted by Atlanta 2015 (1s-41) (DeSoto Central HS, Southaven, Miss.)
  • $1.6M signing bonus ($1.5064M slot)
  • agent: MVP Sports Group
  • ML service: 0.138

Tyler Matzek lhp
1 year/$563,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$563,500 (2020)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/23/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 1/15/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Arizona 5/16/19
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 8/15/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 2/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 2/17/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$509,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by 3/16
  • 1 year/$509,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • contract selected by Colorado 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • drafted by Colorado 2009 (1-11) (Capistrano Valley HS, Mission Viejo, Calif.)
  • $3.9M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Greg Genske
  • ML service: 1.019

Phil Pfeifer lhp
1 year/$563,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$563,500 (2020)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from LA Dodgers 6/30/16
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2015 (3-101) (Vanderbilt)
  • $222,500 signing bonus ($564,700 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

William Contreras c
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • signed by Atlanta 2/1/15 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $10,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Alex Jackson c-of
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Seattle 11/28/16
  • drafted by Seattle 2014 (1-6) (Rancho Bernardo HS, Escondido, Calif.)
  • $4.2M signing bonus ($3.5759M slot)
  • ML service: 0.040

Ian Anderson rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 8/25/20
  • drafted by Atlanta 2016 (1-3) (Shenendehowa HS, Clifton Park, N.Y.)
  • $4M signing bonus ($6.5108M slot)
  • agent: Eric McQueen, ACES
  • ML service: 0.000

Tucker Davidson lhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • drafted by Atlanta 2016 (19-559) (Midland JC, Texas)
  • $125,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Jasseel De La Cruz rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • signed by Atlanta 6/1/15 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Cristian Pache of
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/19
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • signed by Atlanta 7/3/15 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $1.4M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Chad Sobotka rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • 1 year/$565,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 8/10/18
  • drafted by Atlanta 2014 (4-133) (South Carolina-Upstate)
  • $400,000 signing bonus ($381,300 slot)
  • ML service: 1.146

Patrick Weigel rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • drafted by Atlanta 2015 (7-120) (Houston)
  • $197,500 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.008

Bryse Wilson rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • 1 year/$565,00 (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 8/20/18
  • drafted by Atlanta 2016 (4-109) (Orange HS, Hillsborough, N.C.)
  • $1.2M signing bonus ($546,800 slot)
  • ML service: 0.087

Huascar Ynoa rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/18
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Minnesota 7/24/17
  • signed by Minnesota as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.8M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.008

Minor leagues

Jhoulys Chacin rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 2/1/20 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.6M in majors
    • may earn additional $1.5M in performance bonuses based on innings pitched
    • released by Minnesota 7/19/20
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 7/21/20
    • DFA by Atlanta 8/1/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 8/3/20
  • 2 years/$15.5M (2018-19)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/21/17
    • $1.5M signing bonus
    • 18:$8M, 19:$6M
    • DFA by Milwaukee 8/24/19, released 8/26/19
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 8/31/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 9/1/19
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2017)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/20/16
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/14/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 4/12/16
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Atlanta 5/11/16
  • 1 year/$5.5M (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Colorado 3/22/15 (due 45 days’ pay, $1,352,459)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 4/13/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cleveland 6/18/15
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 6/20/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Arizona 8/24/15
    • elected free agency 11/6/15
  • 2 years/$6.5M (2013-14)
    • signed extension with Colorado 1/26/13 (avoided arbitration, $2.6M-$1.7M)
    • 13:$1.65M, 14:$4.85M
  • 1 year/$482,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$419,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 7/24/09
  • signed by Colorado 2004 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: GSE Worldwide
  • ML service: 9.054

Mike Foltynewicz rhp
1 year/$6.425M (2020)

  • 1 year/$6.425M (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Atlanta 7/28/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 7/30/20
  • 1 year/$5.475M (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.2M (2018)
    • lost arbitration with Atlanta 2/10/18 ($2.3M-$2.2M)
  • 1 year/$544,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/16
  • 1 year/$508,750 (2015)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Houston 1/14/15
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Houston 8/1/14
  • drafted by Houston 2010 (1-19) (Minooka Community HS, Ill.)
  • signed 6/11/10, $1.305M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports (previously Octagon)
  • ML service: 4.134

Felix Hernandez rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/20/20 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
  • 7 years/$175M (2013-19)
    • signed extension with Seattle 2/13/13
    • $6M signing bonus
    • 13:$19M, 14:$22M, 15:$24M, 16:$25M, 17:$26M, 18:$26M, 19:$27M, 20:$1M conditional club option
    • club may exercise 2020 option if Hernandez spends more than 130 consecutive days (in one season or from one season overlapping into the next) on disabled list with right elbow surgery or other procedure to repair right elbow injury
    • award bonuses: $0.2M for Cy Young. $0.1M for WS MVP. $50,000 each for LCS MVP, Gold Glove, All-Star
    • full no-trade protection (earns 10-and-5 rights in July 2015)
    • at signing, contract is the largest ever for a pitcher
  • 5 years/$78M (2010-14)
    • signed extension with Seattle 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration, $11.5M-$7.2M)
    • $3.5M signing bonus
    • 10:$6.5M, 11:$10M, 12:$18.5M, 13:$19.5M, 14:$20M
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 10 clubs annually)
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for All-Star, LCS MVP, Gold Glove. $0.1M for WS MVP. $0.2M for Cy Young
    • 2010 Cy Young increases 2011 salary by $1M to $11M, 2012 salary by $0.5M to $19M, 2013 salary by $0.5M to $20M, 2014 salary by $0.5M to $20.5M
  • 1 year/$3.8M (2009)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/19/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star ($25,000 for selection)
  • 1 year/$540,000 (2008)
    • renewed by Seattle 3/08
  • 1 year/$420,000 (2007)
    • renewed by Seattle 3/07
  • 1 year/$340,000 (2006)
    • renewed by Seattle 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 8/05
  • signed by Seattle 7/02 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $710,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Alan Nero, Wil Polidor, Octagon
  • ML service: 14.060

Pete Kozma 2b-ss
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/4/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Detroit as a free agent 11/8/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 1/5/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Detroit 5/8/18
    • DFA by Detroit 6/1/18, sent outright to Triple-A 6/4/18
    • contract selected by Detroit 9/14/18
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Detroit 10/24/18 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.575M in majors)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 4/2/17
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 4/30/17 after being DFA by NY Yankees 4/28/17
    • DFA by Texas 7/20/17, sent outright to Triple-A 7/23/17
    • released by Texas 8/13/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/5/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$522,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by St. Louis 11/2/15
  • 1 year/$518,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
    • DFA by St. Louis 6/25/14 (optional assignment)
  • 1 year/$490,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/29/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 11/17/10
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/11
  • drafted by St. Louis 2007 (1-18) (Owassa HS, Okla.)
  • signed 7/21/07, $1.395M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 3.094

Shea Langeliers c
2020

  • drafted by Atlanta 2019 (1-9) (Baylor)
  • $4M signing bonus ($4,949,100 slot)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service:

Kyle Mueller lhp
2020

  • drafted by Atlanta 2016 (2-44) (Dallas Jesuit Prep)
  • $2.5M signing bonus ($1,459,700 slot)
  • ML service:

Peter O’Brien rf
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/22/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/19
    • DFA by Miami 6/20/19, sent outright to Triple-A 6/22/19 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Miami in trade from LA Dodgers 6/1/18
    • contract selected by Miami 9/4/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade 1/3/17 after being DFA by Arizona 12/23/16
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/17
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers 5/16/17 after being DFA by Kansas City 5/10/17
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 5/27/17 after being DFA by Cincinnati 5/25/17
    • claimed by LA Dodgers off waivers 6/18/17 after being DFA by Texas 6/17/17
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 7/31/17, sent outright to Triple-A 8/3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Arizona 9/8/15
  • acquired by Arizona in trade from NY Yankees 7/31/14
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2012 (2-94) (Miami)
  • $460,000 signing bonus ($507,800 slot)
  • ML service: 1.000

Rafael Ortega cf
1 year (2020)

  • 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: 1.014

Shane Robinson of
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/22/20 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/21/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/8/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.95M in majors)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 4/10/18
    • DFA by NY Yankees 4/12/18, sent outright to Triple-A 4/15/18
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 7/26/18
    • DFA by NY Yankees 9/1/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/21/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/31/17
    • DFA by LA Angels 6/9/17, sent outright to Triple-A 6/12/17
    • contract selected by LA Angels 7/19/17
    • DFA by LA Angels 8/7/17, sent outright to Triple-A 8/10/17
    • contract selected by LA Angels 9/8/17
    • elected free agency 11/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/19/15 (minor-league contract)
    • may opt out of contract 3/29/16 if not on Major League roster
    • opted out of contract 3/29/16
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 3/30/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/1/16
    • DFA by LA Angels 11/9/16, sent outright to Triple-A 11/14/16
    • elected free agency 11/16/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/5/14 (minor-league contract with salary of $550,000 in majors)
    • may opt out of contract if not on Major League roster 4/2/15
    • contract selected by Minnesota 3/31/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 10/21/15
  • 1 year/$519,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
    • released by St. Louis 11/18/14
  • 1 year/$498,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/29/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 9/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/4/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by St. Louis 10/12/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 5/7/09
  • drafted by St. Louis 2006 (5-166) (Florida State)
  • $175,000 signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 5.058

Ben Rowen rhp
1 year (2020)

  • 1 year (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 2/3/19 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/20/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/14/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers 8/4/16 after being DFA by Toronto 8/1/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 11/7/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/20/15 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from LA Dodgers 4/9/15
    • released by Baltimore 7/4/15
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 7/5/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 7/29/15
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 8/3/15 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 7/31/15
  • 1 year/$500,000 (2014)
    • contract purchased by Texas 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/14
    • DFA by Texas 12/16/14, released 12/19/14
  • drafted by Texas 2010 (22-676) (Virginia Tech)
  • ML service: 0.061

Scott Schebler of
1 year/$633,500 (2020)

  • 1 year/$633,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/20
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade 7/24/20 after being DFA by Cincinnati 7/19/20
    • DFA by Atlanta 8/6/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 8/13/20
  • 1 year/$625,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/19
  • 1 year/$580,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/18
  • 1 year/$540,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/17
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 11/20/14
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/15
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from LA Dodgers 12/16/15
  • drafted by LA Dodgers (26-802) (Des Moines Area CC)
  • $300,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.170

Braden Shewmake ss
2020

  • drafted by Atlanta 2019 (1-21) (Texas A&M)
  • $3,132,300 signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Jared Shuster lhp
2020

  • drafted by Atlanta 2020 (1-25) (Wake Forest)
  • $2.1975M signing bonus ($2.7403M slot)
  • ML service:

Yangervis Solarte 3b
1 year (2020)

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

Drew Waters of
2020

  • drafted by Atlanta 2017 (2-41) (Etowah HS, Woodstock, Ga.)
  • $1.5M signing bonus ($1.6746M slot)
  • ML service: