Atlanta Braves

Service time in days & years (through 2021 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 $1.875 billion in April, 2021.

BRAVES PAYROLLS

Year Opening Day 26-man Year End 40-man CB Tax 40-man
2021 $131,400,310 (14) $                     ( ) $157,764,268 (00)
2020 $ 57,713,264 (13) $  62,896,993 (14) $181,047,297 (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) $149,020,887 (10)
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 and GM
3 years (2022-24)

  • 3 years (2022-24)
    • promoted to President, Baseball Operations & GM, 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
  • Vice President, Scouting Dana Brown
  • Assistant GM, Research & Development Jason Pare
  • Assistant GM, Player Development Ben Sestanovich
  • 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 (2022-23), plus 2024 option

  • 2 years (2022-23), plus 2024 club option
    • signed extension with Atlanta 2/26/21
    • Atlanta exercised 2024 club option 11/30/21
  • 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

 

Charlie Morton rhp
1 year/$20M (2022)

  • 1 year/$20M (2022)
    • signed extension with Atlanta 9/6/21
    • 22:$20M, 23:$20M club option (no buyout)
  • 1 year/$15M (2021)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/24/20
  • 2 years/$30M (2019-20), plus 2021 option
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 12/18
    • 19:$15M, 20:$15M, 21: vesting option
    • 2021 option valued at $15M (with less than 30 days on disabled list in 2019-20 combined), $10M, $5M, $3M, or $1M (200 or more days on DL)
    • assignment bonus: $1M if traded in 2019, $0.5M if traded in 2020
    • Tampa Bay declined 2021 option 10/30/20
  • 2 years/$14M (2017-18)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 11/16/16
    • 17:$7M, 18:$7M
    • annual performance bonuses: $625,000 each for 12, 20, 25, 30 starts
  • 3 years/$21M (2014-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed extension with Pittsburgh 12/11/13
    • 14:$4M, 15:$8M, 16:$8M, 17:$9.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • if traded, 2017 becomes mutual option (Morton forfeits buyout if he declines)
    • may earn additional $0.5M in performance bonuses
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Pittsburgh 12/12/15
    • Philadelphia declined 2017 option 11/16
  • 1 year/$2M (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 11/30/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.445M (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$441,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
  • 1 year/$422,500 (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
  • 1 year/$405,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/09
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Atlanta 6/3/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 11/20/07
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/29/08
  • drafted by Atlanta 2002 (3-95) (Barlow HS, Redding, Conn.)
  • $415,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Andrew Lowenthal, Jet Sports
  • ML service: 13.010

Marcell Ozuna lf
4 years/$65M (2021-24), plus 2025 option

  • 4 years/$65M (2021-24), plus 2025 club option
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 2/5/21
    • 21:$12M, 22:$16M, 23:$18M, 24:$18M, 25:$16M club option ($1M buyout)
    • Ozuna to donate one percent of earnings to club charity
    • placed on restricted list and administrative leave 9/10/21 (investigation of domestic violence allegations). Leave extended 9/28/21 through end of the 2021 post-season.
    • 11/29/21: Suspended 20 games (9/10/21-10/3/21) without pay, losing $1,548,387 of 2021 salary. Eligible to start 2022 season.
  • 1 year/$18M (2020)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/21/205\
  • 1 year/$12.25M (2019)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • St. Louis made $17.8M qualifying offer 11/4/19 (rejected 11/14/19)
  • 1 year/$9M (2018)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2017)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Miami 12/13/17
  • 1 year/$570,000 (2016)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/16
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$505,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Miami 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Miami 3/13
  • signed by Miami 2008 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: CAA Sports (previously MDR Sports and Boras Corp.)
  • ML service: 8.124

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: Rep 1
  • ML service: 3.159

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: 8.155

Dansby Swanson ss
2022

  • 1 year/$6M (2021)
    • lost arbitration with Atlanta 2/16/21 ($6.7M-$6M)
  • 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: 5.047

Travis d’Arnaud c
2 years/$16M (2022-23), plus 2024 option

  • 2 years/$16M (2022-23), plus 2024 club option
    • signed extension with Atlanta 8/20/21
    • 22:$8M, 23:$8M, 24:$8M club option (no buyout)
    • d’Arnaud to donate 1 percent of earnings to club charity
  • 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: 8.044

Adam Duvall rf
1 year/$5M (2021), plus 2022 option

  • 1 year/$5M (2021), plus 2022 mutual option
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 2/9/21
    • 21:$2M, 22:$7M mutual option ($3M buyout)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Miami 7/30/21
    • Duvall declined 2022 option 11/4/21, now eligible for arbitration
  • 1 year/$3.25M (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 12/2/20
  • 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
  • ML service: 5.151

Max Fried lhp
1 year/$3.5M (2021)

  • 1 year/$3.5M (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/15/21 (avoided arbitration)
  • 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: 3.148

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: 4.062

Austin Riley 3b
2022

  • 1 year/$590,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/21
  • 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: ALIGND
  • ML service: 2.138

Luke Jackson rhp
2022

  • 1 year/$1.9M (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 12/2/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 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: 5.019

Manny Pina c
2 years/$8M (2022-23), plus 2024 option

  • 2 years/$8M (2022-23), plus 2024 club option
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/15/21
    • 22:$3.5M, 23:$4.5M, 24:$4M club option (no buyout)
    • Pina to donate 1 percent of earnings to club charity
  • 1 year/$1.6M (2021)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 12/2/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2019), plus 2020 club option
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • 19:$1.6M, 20:$1.85M club option ($0.15M buyout)
    • Milwaukee exercised 2020 option 10/31/19
  • 1 year/$3.65M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$560,100 (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year/$538,200 (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Detroit 12/15 (player to be named later in Francisco Rodriguez deal)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 8/1/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/12/13 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Seattle 6/11/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 11/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$480,425 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/10/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Kansas City 11/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 11/20/09
    • signed by Kansas City 2/10
  • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Texas 9/3/09
  • signed by Texas as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Rep 1
  • ML service: 6.046

Mike Soroka rhp
1 year/$2.8M (2021)

  • 1 year/$2.8M (2021)
    • won arbitration with Atlanta 2/13/21 ($2.8M-$2.1M)
  • 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)
  • agent: ISE
  • ML service: 3.146

Richard Rodriguez rhp
2022

  • 1 year/$1.7M (2021)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/15/21 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Pittsburgh 7/30/21
  • 1 year/$633,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/20
  • 1 year/$650,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/19
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/7/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 4/13/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Baltimore (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/1/17
    • DFA by Baltimore, sent outright to Triple-A 9/17/17
  • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Houston 6/25/15
  • signed by Houston 4/20/10 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 4.016

Orlando Arcia ss
2022

  • 1 year/$2M (2021)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 12/2/20 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Milwaukee 4/6/21
  • 1 year/$2.2M (2020)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 12/2/19 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$565,700 (2019)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/19
  • 1 year/$559,600 (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/18
  • 1 year/$538,100 (2017)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/16
  • signed by Milwaukee 10/10 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $95,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 4.112

A.J. Minter lhp
2022

  • 1 year/$1.3M (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/15/21 (avoided arbitration)
  • 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
  • ML service: 3.154

Guillermo Heredia cf
2022

  • 1 year/$1M (2021)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 12/2/20 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers 2/24/21 after being DFA by NY Mets 2/21/21
  • 1 year/$1M (2020)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/10/20
    • claimed by NY Mets off waivers 8/28/20 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 8/24/20
  • 1 year/$782,000 (2019)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/19
    • non-tendered by Tampa Bay 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$782,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/18
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Seattle 11/8/18
  • 1 year/$782,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/16
  • 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent from Cuba 3/1/16
    • $400,000 signing bonus
    • split contract (salary of $507,500 in majors, $82,700 in minors)
  • agent: Magnus Sports
  • ML service: 4.112

Tyler Matzek lhp
2022

  • 1 year/$600,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/21
  • 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: GSE
  • ML service: 3.019

Johan Camargo 2b
2022

  • 1 year/$1.36M (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 12/2/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 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
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 3.161

Sean Newcomb lhp
2022

  • 1 year/$600,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/21
  • 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: Klutch Sports
  • ML service: 3.121

Kirby Yates rhp
2 years/$8.25M (2022-23), plus 2024 option

  • 2 years/$8.25M (2022-23), plus 2024 club option
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/29/21
    • 22:$1M, 23:$6M, 24:$5.75M club option ($1.25M buyout)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/19
  • 1 year/$5.5M (2021)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/20/21
    • performance bonuses based on relief appearances: $50,000 each for 20, 25, 30, 35 games. $125,000 each for 40, 45, 50 games. $250,000 each for 55, 60, 65 games. $375,000 for 70 games.
  • 1 year/$7.0625M (2020)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/10/20 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.0625M (2019)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/11/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.0625M (2018)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • DFA by LA Angels 4/2/17, sent outright to Triple-A 4/5/17
    • contract selected by LA Angels 4/22/17
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers 4/26/17 after being DFA by LA Angels 4/23/17
  • 1 year/$511,900 (2016)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 1/8/16 after being DFA by Cleveland 1/5/16
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/16
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers from NY Yankees 10/5/16
  • 1 year/$512,800 (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/8/15
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade 11/25/15 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 11/20/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/14
  • signed by Tampa Bay 6/19/09 as amateur free agent (Yavapai JC, Ariz.)
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports
  • ML service: 7.021

Touki Toussaint rhp
1 year/$590,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$590,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/21
  • 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: 2.065

Chadwick Tromp c
1 year/$583,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$583,000 (2021)
    • re-signed by San Francisco as a free agent 12/9/20
    • salary of $150,000 in minors
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers 9/21/21 after being DFA by San Francisco 9/18/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/6/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 7/28/20
    • non-tendered by San Francisco 12/2/20
  • signed by Cincinnati 7/25/13 as an amateur free agent from Aruba
  • ML service: 1.031

Cristian Pache of
1 year/$580,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$580,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/21
  • 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: 0.079

Huascar Ynoa rhp
1 year/$580,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$580,500 (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/21
  • 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: 1.160

Ian Anderson rhp
1 year/$575,500 (2021)

  • 1 year/$575,500 (2021)
    • renewed by Atlanta 3/11/21 ($142,978 in minors)
  • 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: ACES
  • ML service: 1.094

Jay Jackson rhp
1 year (2021), plus 2022 option

  • 1 year (2021), plus 2022 club option
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/8/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 7/16/21
    • San Francisco exercised 2022 option 11/7/21
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade 11/22/21 after being DFA by San Francisco 11/19/21
  • 2020
    • signed by Chiba Lotte Marines of Japan 12/19
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 4/29/10
    • DFA by Milwaukee 5/5/19, sent outright to Triple-A 5/8/19
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 7/13/19
  • 2016-18: Hiroshima of Japan
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/26/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Diego 9/15/15
    • released by San Diego 12/21/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 11/18/13 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Pittsburgh 8/6/13
  • 1 year (2013)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 4/4/13
    • signed by Miami 4/5/18 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2008 (9-281) (Furman)
  • $90,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.170

William Contreras c
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/21
  • 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: 0.112

Tucker Davidson lhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/21
  • 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
  • agent: SSG
  • ML service: 0.1300

Jasseel De La Cruz rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/21
  • 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: 0.005

Travis Demeritte of
2022

  • 2022
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/6//21
  • 2021
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers 2/12/21 after being DFA by Detroit 2/5/21
    • DFA by Atlanta 2/21/21
  • 1 year/$566,400 (2020)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • contract selected by Detroit 8/1/19
  • acquired by Detroit in trade from Atlanta 7/31/19
  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Texas 7/27/16
  • drafted by Texas 2013 (1-30) (Winder-Barrow HS, Winder, Ga.)
  • $1.9M signing bonus ($1.7312M slot)
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 0.152

Dylan Lee lhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 9/22/21
  • drafted by Atlanta 2016 (10-293) (Fresno State)
  • $10,000 signing bonus ($159,000 slot)
  • ML service: 0.007

Kyle Mueller lhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/19/20
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/21
  • drafted by Atlanta 2016 (2-44) (Dallas Jesuit Prep)
  • $2.5M signing bonus ($1,459,700 slot)
  • ML service: 0.035

Alan Rangel rhp
2022

  • 2022
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/6/21
  • signed by Atlanta 7/2/14 as a free agent from Mexico
  • ML service: 0.000

Spencer Strider rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 10/1/21
  • drafted by Atlanta 2020 (4-126) (Clemson)
  • $449,300 signing bonus ($451,800 slot)
  • ML service: 0.003

Freddy Tarnok rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/18/21
  • drafted by Atlanta 2017 (3-80) (Riverview HS, Fla.)
  • $1.445M signing bonus ($709,000 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Drew Waters of
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/18/21
  • drafted by Atlanta 2017 (2-41) (Etowah HS, Woodstock, Ga.)
  • $1.5M signing bonus ($1.6746M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Jacob Webb rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/21
  • 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.)
  • agent: KHG Sports
  • ML service: 2.071

Brooks Wilson rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/18/21
  • drafted by Atlanta 2018 (7-202) (Stetson)
  • $80,000 signing bonus ($219,100 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

William Woods rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/18/21
  • drafted by Atlanta 2018 (23-682) (Dyersburg State JC, Tenn.)
  • $125,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Kyle Wright rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/21
  • 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: 1.062

Minor leagues

Abraham Almonte of
1 year/$990,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$990,000 (2021)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 10/30/20 (non-guaranteed contract paying $990,000 in majors)
    • sent outright to Alternate Training Site 3/26/21
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/31/21
    • DFA by Atlanta 8/27/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/4/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Diego 8/3/20
    • DFA by San Diego 10/7/20, sent outright to Triple-A 10/8/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 11/13/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Arizona 9/1/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 10/31/19
  • 1 year/$825,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 12/1/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by Kansas City off waivers 4/2/18 after being DFA by Cleveland 3/29/18
    • DFA by Kansas City 7/16/18, released 7/18/18
  • 1 year/$544,200 (2017)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • placed on restricted list 2/26/16 (positive PED test)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/16
  • 1 year/$510,300 (2015)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/10/15
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from San Diego 7/31/15
  • 1 year/$501,900 (2014)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/25/14
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Seattle 7/31/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from NY Yankees 2/13/13
    • contract selected by Seattle 8/30/13
  • signed by NY Yankees 7/05 a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: ISE
  • ML service: 4.059 (through 2020)

Ryan Cusick rhp
2021

  • drafted by Atlanta 2021 (1-24) (Wake Forest)
  • $2.4M signing bonus ($2,831,300 slot)
  • ML service:

Phillip Ervin of
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers 2/22/21 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 2/20/21
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/21
    • DFA by Atlanta 3/27/21, sent outright to Triple-A 4/3/21
  • 1 year/$573,500 (2020)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/20
    • claimed by Seattle off waivers 9/3/20 after being DFA by Cincinnati 8/28/20
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 12/22/20 after being DFA by Seattle 12/16/20
  • 1 year (2019)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/19
  • 1 year/$545,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/17
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2013 (1-27) (Samford)
  • $1.8124M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Moye Sports
  • ML service: 2.115 (through 2020)

Jay Flaa rhp
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 4/26/21
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers 5/11/21 after being DFA by Baltimore 5/8/21
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 7/13/21
  • drafted by Baltimore 2015 (6-193) (North Dakota State)
  • $10,000 signing bonus ($232,600 slot)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2020)

Tyler Flowers c
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 5/6/21 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors
    • retired 5/14/21
  • 1 year/$4M (2020)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/4/19
  • 1 year/$6M (2019), plus 2020 club option
    • signed extension with Atlanta 8/28/18
    • 19:$4M, 20:$6M club option ($2M buyout)
    • Atlanta declined 2020 option 11/4/19
  • 2 years/$5.3M (2016-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/8/15
    • 16:$2M, 17:$3M, 18:$4M club option ($0.3M buyout)
    • annual performance bonuses based on games started at catcher: $50,000 each for 55, 60. $0.1M each for 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90. $150,000 each for 95, 100. $250,000 each for 110, 120.
    • Atlanta exercised 2018 option for $4M 10/23/17
  • 1 year/$2.675M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Chicago White Sox 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$950,000 (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 12/2/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/22/13
  • 1 year/$483,000 (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/4/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 9/1/09
  • acquired by White Sox in trade from Atlanta 12/4/08
  • drafted by Atlanta 2005 (33-1,007) (Chipola JC, Fla.) (draft and follow)
  • agent: O’Connell Sports
  • ML service: 9.148 (through 2020)

Maikel Franco 3b
1 year/$800,000 (2021)

  • 1 year/$800,000 (2021)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 3/16/21
    • performance bonuses: $200,000 for 400 plate appearances
    • assignment bonus: $250,000 with trade
    • DFA by Baltimore 8/23/21, released 8/25/21
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 8/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$2.95M (2020)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/7/20
    • performance bonuses based on plate appearances:
      • $75,000 each for 300, 325, 350, 375, 400, 425 PAs,
      • $100,000 each for 450, 475, 500, 525, 575, 625 PAs.
    • award bonuses
    • non-tendered by Kansas City 12/2/20
  • 1 year/$5.2M (2019)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Philadelphia 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$2.95M (2018)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$560,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/11/17
  • 1 year/$517,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 9/2/14
  • signed by Philadelphia 2010 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $100,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon (previously California Sports, BTI Sports)
  • ML service: 5.157 (through 2020)

Ryan Goins 2b
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/9/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/19 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Oakland 7/19/20
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 7/23/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 7/27/20
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 8/31/20 (elected free agency 9/28/20)
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/10/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.975M in majors)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 7/17/19
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 10/28/19 (refused assignment, elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/24/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • may earn additional $0.825M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Kansas City 3/29/18
    • DFA by Kansas City 6/28/18, sent outright to Triple-A 7/2/18 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 7/3/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$548,200 (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
    • non-tendered by Toronto 12/1/17
  • 1 year/$520,200 (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 1 year/$512,800 (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • drafted by Toronto 2009 (4-130) (Dallas Baptist)
  • $216,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 5.041 (through 2020)

Jason Kipnis 2b-of
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 2/15/21 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors
    • released by Atlanta 3/27/21
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/29/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 2/11/20
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 7/17/20
  • 6 years/$52.5M (2014-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed extension with Cleveland 4/4/14, replacing 1-year, $554,900 deal signed 3/10/14
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 14:$2M, 15:$4M, 16:$6M, 17:$9M, 18:$13.5M, 19:$14.5M, 20:$16.5M club option ($2.5M buyout)
    • Cleveland declined 2020 option 10/31/19
  • 1 year/$509,000 (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/11/13
    • award bonus: $10,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$482,100 (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 7/22/11
  • drafted by Cleveland 2009 (2-63) (Arizona State)
  • $575,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 9.069 (through 2020)

Shea Langeliers c
2021

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

Jonathan Lucroy c
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 2/4/21 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Chicago White Sox 3/29/21
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 4/3/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Washington 4/6/21
    • DFA by Washington 4/12/21, sent outright to Alternate Site 4/14/21
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 5/14/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/7/21
    • DFA by Atlanta 7/17/21, sent outright to Triple-A 7/21/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 2/19/20 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors
    • contract selected by Boston 7/23/20
    • DFA by Boston 7/29/20, sent outright to Alternate Site 8/1/20
  • 1 year/$3.35M (2019)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/29/18
    • annual performance bonuses:
      • based on starts as catcher: $50,000 for 100 starts, $75,000 each for 105, 110, 115, 120, 125, 130 starts. $100,000 for 135 starts
      • based on plate appearances: $50,000 each for 350, 375 PA. $75,000 each 400, 425, 450, 475, 500 PA. $100,000 for 525 PA
    • DFA by LA Angels 8/2/19, released 8/5/19
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 8/8/19, with Cubs paying pro-rated share of $555,000 Major League minimum salary
  • 1 year/$6.5M (2018)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 3/12/18
  • 5 years/$11M (2012-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 3/26/12, replacing 1 year deal signed 3/12
    • $500,000 signing bonus
    • 12:$500,000, 13:$750,000, 14:$2M, 15:$3M, 16:$4M, 17:$5.25M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • if Lucroy qualifies as a Super 2 after 2012 season, salaries increase to $1.9M in 2013, $2.3M in 2014, $3.3M in 2015, $4.25M in 2016 (met)
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 for All-Star selection
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 8 clubs) (for 2016, no-trade list includes Cleveland, Detroit, LA Angels, Minnesota, Oakland, San Diego, Seattle, Washington)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Milwaukee 8/1/16 with $1,689,891 remaining on contract
    • Texas exercised 2017 option 11/4/16
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Texas 7/30/17 ($1,807,377 remaining on contract)
  • 1 year/$424,000 (2011)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 5/21/10
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2007 (3-101) (Louisiana-Lafayette)
  • signed 6/12/07, $340,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Excel
  • ML service: 9.164 (through 2020)

Jeff Mathis c
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/16/21 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.8M in majors)
    • released by Philadelphia 3/24/21
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/30/21 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/2/21
    • DFA by Atlanta 5/19/21, sent outright to Triple-A 5/20/21
  • 2 years (2019-20)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 11/19/18
    • 19:$3.25M, 20:$3M
  • 2 years/$4M (2017-18)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/6/16
    • 17:$2M, 18:$2M
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2016)
    • re-signed by Miami as a free agent 12/18/15
    • performance bonuses: $20,000 each for 300, 350, 400, 450, 500 plate appearances
  • 2 years/$3M (2013-14), plus 2015 option
    • signed extension with Toronto 8/14/12
    • 13:$1.5M, 14:$1.5M, 15:$1.5M club option (no buyout)
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Toronto 11/13/12
    • Miami exercised 2015 option 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2012)
    • signed by Toronto 12/12/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.7M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/11/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 110, 120 games started
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from LA Angels 12/1/11
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2010)
    • won arbitration with LA Angels 2/19/10 ($1.3M-$0.7M)
  • 1 year/$450,000 (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/16/09
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$415,000 (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/07
  • 1 year/$327,000 (2006)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/05
  • drafted by Anaheim 2001 (1s-33)
  • $850,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 14.012 (through 2020)

Darren O’Day rhp
1 year (2022)

  • 1 year (2022)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/29/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$406,000 (2009)
    • selected by NY Mets from LA Angles in Rule 5 draft 12/11/08
  • 1 year/$2.45M (2021), plus 2022 options
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/28/21
    • 21:$1.75M, 22:$1.4M player option ($700,000 buyout)
    • if O’Day declines 2022 player option, Yankees may pay the buyout or exercise a $3.15M club option
    • O’Day declined 2022 option 11/4/21
  • 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)
    • Atlanta declined 2021 option 10/28/20
  • 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
  • ML service: 13.103

Yolmer Sanchez 2b
1 year/$1M (2021)

  • 1 year/$1M (2021)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 12/2/20 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Baltimore 3/27/21, released 3/30/21
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 4/2/21 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/28/20 (minor-league contract)
    • released by San Francisco 8/21/20
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 8/28/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 8/31/20
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers from Chicago White Sox 10/30/20
  • 1 year/$4.625M (2019)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/11/19 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A 11/25/19, elected free agency 11/27/19
  • 1 year/$2.35M (2018)
    • won arbitration with Chicago White Sox 2/7/18 ($2.35M-$2.1M)
  • 1 year/$546,000 (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$510,000 (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/13
    • signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
  • signed by Chicago White Sox 2009 as a free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: MVP Sports
  • ML service: 5.040 (through 2020)

Braden Shewmake ss
2021

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

Jared Shuster lhp
2021

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

Kevan Smith c
1 year (2021)

  • 1 year (2021)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 12/29/20 (minor-league contract)
    • recalled by Tampa Bay 5/7/21
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade 5/19/21 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 5/16/21
    • DFA by Atlanta 8/11/21, sent outright to Triple-A 8/13/21
  • 1 year (2020)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/13/20 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 7/21/20
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 8/9/20, sent outright to Alternate Training Site 8/12/20
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 8/29/20
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 10/30/20
  • 1 year/$572,500 (2019)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/19
    • non-tendered by LA Angels 12/2/19
  • 1 year/$560,000 (2018)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/18
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers from Chicago White Sox 10/26/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 2/10/17
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 4/13/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2011 (7-231) (Pitt)
  • $60,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Fusion Sports (previously Pro Star Management)
  • ML service: 4.001 (through 2020)

Stephen Vogt c-1b
1 year/$3M (2020), plus 2021 option

  • 1 year/$3M (2020), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 11/26/19
    • 20:$2.5M, 21:$3M club option ($500,000 buyout)
    • 2021 option becomes guaranteed and increases to $3.5M with 45 starts and 75 games plated in 2020 (met)
    • option also increases $500,000 each for 1) 70 starts or 100 games played, or 2) 85 starts or 120 games played
    • annual performance bonuses: $100,000 each for 250, 300, 350, 400, 450 plate appearances
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Arizona 7/16/21 with $1,486,559 remaining on contract
    • DFA by Atlanta, sent outright to Triple-A 10/7/21
  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 2/11/19 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 5/2/19
  • 1 year/$3.065M (2018)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 12/1/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 11/2/18 (elected free agency)
  • 1 year/$2.965M (2017)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers 6/25/17 after being DFA by Oakland 6/22/17
  • 1 year/$527,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/16
  • 1 year/$512,500 (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/15
  • 1 year/$502,500 (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13
    • acquired by Oakland in trade 4/5/13 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 3/31/13
  • 1 year/$480,000 (2012)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2007 (12-365) (Azusa Pacific)
  • agent: All Bases Covered
  • ML service: 7.064 (through 2020)