Colorado Rockies

Service time in years & days (through 2018 season).

Charles & Richard Monfort Owners
2005 -

  • Charles & Richard Monfort, 2005 -
    • ConAgra executive and Rockies minority owner Charles Monfort and his brother, Richard, gained control of the club in December 2005 when they bought out Jerry McMorris’ shares.
  • Jerry McMorris, 1993-2005
    • a group led by trucking executive Jerry McMorris paid a franchise fee of $95M for rights to the NL’s 1993 expansion club in Denver. Minority investors included ConAgra executive Charles Monfort and uranium dealer Oren Benton.
  • Forbes magazine valued the club at $1.1 billion in April, 2018.
ROCKIES PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2018 $136,953,500 $ ()
2017 $127,828,571 $156,003,532 (16)
2016 $112,645,071 $116,767,428 (22)
2015 $ 97,069,630 $107,665,140 (21)
2014 $ 93,581,071 $ 97,975,929 (18)
2013 $ 73,949,071 $ 78,836,045 (23)
2012 $ 81,135,571 $ 84,194,072 (22)
2011 $ 82,311,404 $ 96,145,529 (15)
2010 $ 84,268,333 $ 87,974,390 (17)
2009 $ 75,201,000 $ 84,450,797 (16)
2008 $ 68,655,500 $ 74,791,621 (22)
2007 $ 54,424,000 $ 61,348,681 (26)
2006 $ 41,233,000 $ 58,075,937 (25)
2005 $ 48,155,000 $ 32,504,000 (28)
2004 $ 65,445,167 $ 69,486,511 (14)
2003 $ 67,179,667 $ 78,738,492 (15)
2002 $ 56,851,043 $ 56,509,185 (17)
2001 $ 71,541,333 $ 68,624,989 (14)
2000 $ 64,100,000 $ 63,986,567 (10)
  • Opening Day payrolls include salaries and pro-rated signing bonuses for players on active roster and disabled list, as well as guaranteed salaries to be earned that season by players no longer on the roster. Deferred payments and performance or award bonuses are not included.
  • Year End payrolls compiled by Major League Baseball include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing bonuses, earned incentive bonuses, non-cash compensation, cash transactions and buyouts of unexercised options. Deferred salaries may be discounted to reflect present-day value.

Jeff Bridich Senior VP & GM
2015 -

  • 2015 -
    • promoted to Senior VP & GM 10/8/14, replacing Dan O’Dowd
  • 2011-14
    • senior director, player development
  • 2006-10
    • director, baseball operations
  • AGM, Baseball Operations & Assistant General Counsel Zack Rosenthal
  • Assistant General Manager – Player Personnel Jonathan Weil
  • Senior VP, International Scouting & Development Rolando Fernandez
  • VP – Scouting Bill Schmidt
  • Senior Director, Player Development Zachary Wilson
  • Director, Major League Operations Paul Egins

Bud Black Manager
3 years (2017-19), plus option  

  • 3 years (2017-19), plus 2020 option 
    • hired by Colorado as manager 11/7/16
  • San Diego, 2007-15
    • 3 years (2011-13), plus 2014-15 club options
      • signed extension with San Diego 7/19/10
      • San Diego exercised 2014-15 options 11/19/12
      • fired by San Diego 6/15/15 
    • 1 year (2010), plus 2011 club option
      • signed extension with San Diego 8/7/09
    • 2 years (2007-08), plus 2009 club option
      • hired by San Diego 11/06, replacing Bruce Bochy, who had 1 year, $1.9M left on his contract (Black’s 2007 salary reportedly at least $1M less than Bochy’s $1.9M)
      • San Diego exercised 2009 option 3/25/08
  • former manager Walt Weiss
    • 3 years / about $2M (2014-16)
      • signed extension with Colorado 10/15/13
      • resigned as manager 10/3/16
    • 1 year (2013)
      • hired by Colorado as manager 11/7/12
  • former manager Jim Tracy
    • 2013 -
      • agreed to “indefinite” handshake extension with Colorado 2/12
      • resigned as manager 10/7/12 with $1.4M left on deal for 2013
    • 3 years/$4.4M (2010-12)
      • signed extension as permanent manager with Colorado 11/18/09
    • 1 year (2009)
      • hired by Colorado as interim manager 5/29/09, replacing Clint Hurdle
    • 3 years/$3.2M (2006-08)
      • hired as manager by Pittsburgh 10/05
      • fired by Pittsburgh 10/5/07
  • former manager Clint Hurdle
    • 2 years (2008-09)
      • signed extension with Colorado 4/07
      • fired by Colorado 5/29/09
    • 1 year/$0.8M (2007)
      • signed extension with Colorado 2/06
    • 2 years/$1.1M (2003-04), plus 2005-06 options
      • 03:$0.525M, 04:$0.575M, 05:$0.75M club option,
        06:$0.85M club option
      • 2003-04 included $0.1M personal services contract each year
      • Colorado exercised 2005 & 2006 options 11/03
    • 1 year (2002)
      • hired by Colorado 4/02, replacing Buddy Bell

 

Ian Desmond 1b-lf
5 years/$70M (2017-21), plus 2022 option

  • 5 years/$70M (2017-21), plus 2022 club option
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/7/16
    • 17:$8M, 18:$22M, 19:$15M, 20:$15M, 21:$8M, 22:$15M club option ($2M buyout)
    • assignment bonus: $1M if traded
    • if traded once, Desmond receives full no-trade protection thereafter
  • 1 year/$8M (2016)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/29/16
    • Texas made $17.2M qualifying offer 11/4/16 (rejected)
  • 2 years/$17.5M (2014-15)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • 14:$6.5M, 15:$11M
    • Washington made qualifying offer to Desmond 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$3.8M (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2012)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.4415M (2011)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by Washington 11/10/08
    • re-signed by Washington 2/14/09
  • drafted by Montreal 2004 (3-84) (Sarasota HS, Fla.)
  • $0.43M signing bonus
  • agent: Sports One Athlete Management
  • ML service: 9.027

Nolan Arenado 3b
2 years/$29.5M (2017-18)

  • 2 years/$29.5M (2017-18)
    • signed extension with Colorado 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • 17:$11.75M, 18:$17.75M
  • 1 year/$5M (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 4/28/13
  • drafted by Colorado 2009 (2-59) (El Toro HS, Lake Forest, Calif.)
  • $0.625M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 5.155

Wade Davis rhp
3 years/$52M (2018-20), plus 2021 option

  • 3 years/$52M (2018-20), plus 2021 option
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/29/17
    • 18:$16M, 19:$18M, 20:$17M, 21:$15M mutual option ($1M buyout)
    • 2021 option becomes $15M player option if Davis finishes 30 games in 2020 and is healthy enough to be on 2021 Opening Day roster
    • assignment bonus: $1M if traded
    • if traded, Davis receives full no-trade clause for any subsequent deal
    • perks: use of luxury suite at Coors Field if available
    • at signing, highest average annual value ever for a reliever
  • 4 years/$12.6M (2011-14), plus 2015-17 club options
    • signed extension with Tampa Bay 3/31/11, replacing 1-year deal signed 2/26/11
    • 11:$1M, 12:$1.5M, 13:$2.8M, 14:$4.8M, 15:$7M club option, 16:$8M club option, 17:$10M club option ($2.5M buyout)
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 for All Star
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Tampa Bay 12/9/12
    • Kansas City exercised 2015 option 11/3/14
    • Kansas City exercised 2016 option 11/5/15
    • Kansas City exercised 2017 option 11/16
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Kansas City 12/7/16
    • received $17.4M qualifying offer from Chicago Cubs 11/6/17
  • 1 year/$0.4049M (2010)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/25/09
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2004 (3-75) (Lake Wales HS, Fla.)
  • $0.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 9.032

Charlie Blackmon cf
6 years/$108M (2018-23)

  • 6 years/$108M (2018-23)
    • 18:$14M (including $2M paid 4/30/18), 19:$21M, 20:$21M, 21:$21M, 22:$21M player option, 23:$10M player option
    • 2023 option may increase by $8M to $18M:
      • $0.5M each for 400, 425, 450, 475, 500, 525 plate appearances in 2018-22 and $1M each for 550, 575 PA in 2018-22
      • $2M if Blackmon finishes 1-3 in 2018-22 MVP vote and $1M if he finishes 4-5 in 2018-22 MVP vote
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 15 clubs annually)
    • perks: hotel suite on road
    • replaced 1 year/$14M deal signed 1/12/18, avoiding arbitration
  • 1 year/$7.3M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 11/30/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/25/16 (avoided arbitration, $3.9M-$2.7M)
  • 1 year/$0.5175M (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/15
  • 1 year/$0.501M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14 ($205,379 in minors)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 6/6/11
  • drafted by Colorado 2008 (2-72) (Georgia Tech)
  • signed 6/08, $0.563M signing bonus
  • agent: Sports One
  • ML service: 6.102

Bryan Shaw rhp
3 years/$27M (2018-20), plus 2021 option

  • 3 years/$27M (2018-20), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/15/17
    • 18:$7.5M, 19:$8.5M, 20:$9M, 21:$9M club option ($2M buyout)
    • option guaranteed if Shaw is healthy for Opening Day 2021, and:
      • has 60 pitching appearances or 40 games finished in 2019, or
      • 110 pitching appearances in 2019-20 combined
    • annual performance bonuses based on games finished: $0.5M each for 30, 35 GF. $1M each for 40, 50, 60 GF.
    • assignment bonus: $1M with trade
  • 1 year/$4.6M (2017)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.75M (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.55M (2015)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5295M (2014)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/4/14
  • 1 year/$0.5017M (2013)
    • signed by Cleveland 3/7/13
  • 1 year/$0.483M (2012)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/12
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Arizona 12/11/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 6/10/11
  • drafted by Arizona 2008 (2-73) (Long Beach State)
  • signed 6/08, $0.553M signing bonus
  • agent: Rowley Sports
  • ML service: 7.081

Jake McGee lhp
3 years/$27M (2018-20), plus 2021 option

  • 3 years/$27M (2018-20), plus 2021 club option
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/15/17
    • 18:$7M, 19:$8.5M, 20:$9.5M, 21:$9M club option ($2M buyout)
    • option guaranteed if McGee is healthy for Opening Day 2021 and:
      • has 60 pitching appearances or 40 games finished in 2019, or
      • 110 pitching appearances in 2019-20 combined
    • annual performance bonuses based on games finished: $0.5M each for 30, 35 GF. $1M each for 40, 50, 60 GF.
    • assignment bonus: $1M with trade
  • 1 year/$5.9M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 12/2/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 40, 50, 60, 70 pitching appearances
  • 1 year/$4.8M (2016)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Tampa Bay 1/28/16
  • 1 year/$3.55M (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.45M (2014)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5062M (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.4842M (2012)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.4152M (2011)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/26/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/25/09
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2004 (5-135) (Reed HS, Nev.)
  • $0.215M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media
  • ML service: 7.127

Michael Dunn lhp
3 years/$19M (2017-19), plus 2020 option

  • 3 years/$19M (2017-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/15/16
    • 17:$4M, 18:$7M, 19:$7M, 20:$6M club option ($1M buyout)
    • 2020 option guaranteed at $7M with 60 games in 2019 or 130 games in 2018-19 combined
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 30, 35 games finished. $0.15M for 40, 45 GF. $0.2M for 50 GF. $0.3M for 55 GF.
    • assignment bonus: $0.5M with trade
  • 2 years/$5.8M (2015-16)
    • signed extension with Miami 2/8/15 (avoided arbitration, $2.6M-$2.355M)
    • 15:$2.35M, 16:$3.45M
    • 2016 performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 55, 60 innings
  • 1 year/$1.4M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4925M (2013)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/1/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/3/10
    • acquired by Florida in trade from Atlanta 11/16/10 (Uggla deal)
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Yankees 3/3/09 (split contract, $32,500 in minors)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from NY Yankees 12/22/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/08
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2004 (33-999) (Austin Peay, Lipscomb)
  • agent: O’Connell Sports
  • ML service: 8.079

Chris Iannetta c
2 years/$8.5M (2018-19), plus 2020 option

  • 2 years/$8.5M (2018-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/8/17
    • $0.3M signing bonus
    • 18:$3.45M, 19:$4M, 20:$4.25M club option ($0.75M buyout)
    • 2020 option guaranteed with 220 games started as a catcher in 2018-19 combined
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2017)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 1/13/17
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100 games started
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2016), plus 2017 club option
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 11/23/15
    • 16:$4.25M, 17: $4.25M club option
    • performance bonuses: $0.15M each for 75, 80, 85, 115, 120 games started. $0.2M each for 90, 95, 100, 105, 110 games started
    • same set of performance bonuses if Seattle exercises 2017 option
    • 2017 option guaranteed if Iannetta 1) starts 100 games in 2016 and 2) does not finish 2016 season on the disabled list with an injury to his right elbow, back or either hip
    • Seattle declined 2017 option 11/17
  • 3 years/$15.55M (2013-15)
    • signed extension with Colorado 10/5/12
    • 13:$5.05M, 14:$4.975M, 15:$5.525M
    • 2013 performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 100, 110, 115, 120, 125 games started as catcher
    • 2014 and 2015 performance bonuses: $0.1M for 90 games started at catcher. $0.125M each for 100, 110, 115, 120, 125 games started as catcher
  • 3 years/$8.35M (2010-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with Colorado 1/5/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • $0.25M signing bonus
    • 10:$1.75M, 11:$2.55M, 12:$3.55M, 13:$5M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • if traded before 2013 season, Iannetta 2013 option becomes mutual
    • 2013 option increased to $5.05M with bonuses
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Colorado 11/30/11
  • 1 year/$0.415M (2009)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/4/09
  • 1 year/$0.396M (2008)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/08 (split contract, $208,604 in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.381M (2007)
    • re-signed by Colorado 2/07 (split contract, $60,000 in minors)
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 8/06
  • drafted by Colorado 2004 (4-110) (University of North Carolina)
  • $0.305M signing bonus
  • agent: Lou Jon Nero, Octagon
  • ML service: 12.013

Chad Bettis rhp
1 year/$2M (2018)

  • 1 year/$2M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.545M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2013)
    • contract selected by Colorado 8/1/13
  • drafted by Colorado 2010 (2-76) (Texas Tech)
  • $0.477M signing bonus
  • agent: Sosnick Cobbe & Karon
  • ML service: 4.096

Seung-hwan Oh rhp
1 year/$2M (2018), plus 2019 option

  • 1 year/$2M (2018), plus 2019 club option

    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/26/18
    • 18:$1.75M, 19:$2.5M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • 2019 guaranteed with 70 games in 2018 (met)
    • performance bonuses: $0.125M each for 40, 50, 60, 70 pitching appearances. $0.125M each for 25, 30, 35, 40 games finished. $0.25M each for 45, 50 GF.
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Toronto 7/26/18 with $870,968 remaining on contract ($620,968 in 2018 salary & $0.25M buyout)
  • 1 year (2016), plus 2017 club option
    • signed by St. Louis 1/11/16 as a free agent from Korea
    • 16:$2.5M, 17:$2.75M club option
    • 2017 option guaranteed with 30 games finished in 2016 (met)
    • performance bonuses to total of $11M
  • agent: Rosenhaus Sports
  • ML service: 3.000

Chris Rusin lhp
1 year/$1.2875M (2018)

  • 1 year/$1.2875 (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/11/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.545M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Colorado 3/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/3/14
    • claimed by Colorado off waivers from Chicago Cubs 9/27/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 8/21/12
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2009 (4-140) (Kentucky)
  • $0.14M signing bonus
  • agent: Sports One
  • ML service: 4.092

Tyler Anderson lhp
1 year/$0.555M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.555M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.54M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/15
  • drafted by Colorado 2011 (1-20) (Oregon)
  • $1.4M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 3.065

Jon Gray rhp
1 year/$0.555M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.555M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.54M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Colorado 8/4/15
  • drafted by Colorado 2013 (1-3) (University of Oklahoma)
  • $4.8M signing bonus ($5.6264M slot)
  • agent: CAA Sports (previously BBI Sports Group)
  • ML service: 3.062

Scott Oberg rhp
1 year/$0.555M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.555M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.54M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Colorado 4/12/15
  • drafted by Colorado 2012 (15-468) (Connecticut)
  • agent: Big League Management
  • ML service: 3.063

Trevor Story ss
1 year/$0.555M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.555M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.54M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Colorado 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • drafted by Colorado 2011 (1s-45) (Irving HS, Texas)
  • $0.915M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports (previously Kyle Dison)
  • ML service: 3.000

Carlos Estevez rhp
1 year/$0.55M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.55M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.537M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Colorado 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • signed by Colorado 5/31/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 2.022

Kyle Freeland lhp
1 year/$0.55M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.55M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • contract selected by Colorado 4/2/17
  • drafted by Colorado 2014 (1-8) (Evansville)
  • $2.3M signing bonus ($3.1908M slot)
  • agent: MSM Sports
  • ML service: 2.000

German Marquez rhp
1 year/$0.55M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.55M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.537M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/15
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Tampa Bay 1/28/16
    • signed by Colorado 3/16
  • signed by Tampa Bay 2011 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.225M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.027

Antonio Senzatela rhp
1 year/$0.55M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.55M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Colorado 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • signed by Colorado 7/8/11 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.25M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.126

Pat Valaika ss
1 year/$0.55M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.55M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Colorado 9/6/16
  • drafted by Colorado 2013 (9-259) (UCLA)
  • $0.1485M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 1.169

Tony Wolters c
1 year/$0.55M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.55M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.54M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • claimed by Colorado off waivers 2/18/16 after being DFA by Cleveland 2/12/16
    • signed by Colorado 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/15
  • drafted by Cleveland 2010 (3-87) (Rancho Buena Vista HS, Vista, Calif.)
  • $1.35M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 2.161

Jeff Hoffman rhp
1 year/$0.547M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.547M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Colorado 8/20/16
  • acquired by Colorado in trade from Toronto 7/27/15 (Tulowitzki deal)
  • drafted by Toronto 2014 (1-9) (East Carolina)
  • $3.0808M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 1.034

Ryan McMahon 3b
1 year/$0.547M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.547M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Colorado 8/11/17
  • drafted by Colorado 2013 (2-76) (Mater Dei HS, Santa Ana, Calif.)
  • $1.3276M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 1.006

Mike Tauchman cf
1 year/$0.547M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.547M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Colorado 6/27/17
  • drafted by Colorado 2013 (10-289) (Bradley)
  • $10,000 signing bonus ($0.1387M slot)
  • ML service: 0.079

Rayan Gonzalez rhp
1 year/$0.545M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.545M (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • contract selected by Colorado 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • drafted by Colorado 2012 (21-648) (Bethune-Cookman)
  • ML service: 1.000

Yency Almonte rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Colorado 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • acquired by Colorado in trade from Chicago White Sox 11/24/15
  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from LA Angels 2/4/15
  • drafted by LA Angels 2012 (17-537) (Columbus HS, Miami)
  • $0.25M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.081

Noel Cuevas rf
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Colorado 11/6/17
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • acquired by Colorado in trade from LA Dodgers 12/16/14
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2010 (21-652) (Universidad Interamericana JC-Arecibo, Puerto Rico)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.130

David Dahl of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.537M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Colorado 7/25/16
  • drafted by Colorado 2012 (1-10) (Oak Mountain HS, Birmingham, Ala.)
  • $2.6M signing bonus ($2.7M slot)
  • agent: Sosnick Cobbe & Karon
  • ML service: 1.162

Yonathan Daza of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Colorado 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • signed by Colorado 10/10/10 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Munger English Sports Management
  • ML service: 0.028

Sam Howard lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Colorado 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • drafted by Colorado 2014 (3-82) (Georgia Southern)
  • $0.6721M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.048

Tom Murphy c
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year/$0.537M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Colorado 9/11/15
  • drafted by Colorado 2012 (3-105) (Buffalo)
  • $0.454M signing bonus
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 1.092

Garrett Hampson 2b-ss
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Colorado 7/20/18
  • drafted by Colorado 2016 (3-81) (Long Beach State)
  • $0.75M signing bonus ($0.7767M slot)
  • ML service: 0.051

D.J. Johnson rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Colorado 9/4/18
  • 2017
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/14/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 2016
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 11/24/15 (minor-league contract)
    • selected by LA Angels from Miami in minor-league phase of Rule 5 draft 12/10/15
  • 2015
    • Minnesota
  • 2014
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 7/28/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 2013
    • released by Arizona 10/18/13
  • 2012
    • Arizona
  • 2011
    • released by Tampa Bay 4/20/11
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 7/5/11 (minor-league contract)
  • signed by Tampa Bay 6/24/10 as an amateur free agent (Western Oregon State)
  • ML service: 0.028

Harrison Musgrave lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Colorado 4/23/18
  • drafted by Colorado 2014 (8-233) (West Virginia)
  • $0.1602M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.148

Jordan Patterson rf
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Colorado 9/6/16
  • drafted by Colorado 2013 (4-109) (South Alabama)
  • $0.425M signing bonus ($0.4726M slot)
  • ML service: 0.032

Brooks Pounders rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 1/18 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Colorado 4/24/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Kansas City 12/1/16
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/17
    • DFA by LA Angels 9/8/17, sent outright to Triple-A 9/15/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 7/5/16
  • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Pittsburgh 12/8/11
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2009 (2-53) (Temecula Valley HS, Calif.)
  • $0.67M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.082 (through 2017)

Raimel Tapia of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Colorado 11/20/15
    • signed by Colorado 3/16
  • signed by Colorado 11/10 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.175M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.020

Jesus Tinoco c
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Colorado 11/20/17
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
  • acquired by Colorado in trade from Toronto 7/28/15
  • signed by Toronto 9/22/11 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.000

 

Minor Leagues

Stephen Cardullo ss-of
2018

  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/9/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Colorado 3/31/17
    • released by Colorado 5/18/17
    • re-signed by Colorado as a free agent 5/21/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 1/6/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Colorado 8/26/16
    • non-tendered by Colorado 12/2/16
  • 2013-15: Rockland of independent Can-Am League
  • 2012: Florence of independent Frontier League
  • released by Arizona 3/20/12
  • drafted by Arizona 2010 (24-721) (Florida State)
  • ML service: 0.038 (through 2016)

Ryan Castellani rhp
2018

  • drafted by Colorado 2014 (2-48) (Brophy Prep, Phoenix)
  • $1.1M signing bonus ($1.158M slot)
  • ML service:

Daniel Castro 2b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Colorado 5/1/18
    • DFA by Colorado 7/20/18, sent outright to Triple-A 7/26/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/21/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 10/11/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 6/17/15
  • signed by Atlanta as an amateur free agent from Mexico 8/10/09
  • agent: Victor Tranquillo
  • ML service: 0.139 (through 2017)

Jairo Diaz rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/18
    • DFA by Colorado 6/10/18, released 6/12/18
    • re-signed by Colorado as a free agent 6/19/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.54M (2017)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 9/8/14
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from LA Angels 12/10/14
  • signed by LA Angels 8/1/07 as a free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 1.124 (through 2017)

Keith Hessler lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 1/10/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/17
    • DFA by San Diego 4/1/17, sent outright to Triple-A 4/5/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/16
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers 5/10/16 after being DFA by Arizona 4/30/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Arizona 8/8/15
  • signed by Arizona 6/9/11 as an amateur free agent (Coastal Carolina)
  • ML service: 0.130 (through 2017)

David Holmberg lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/7/18 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Baltimore 3/29/18
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 4/10/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 5/4/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 8/11/17
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 9/1/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 10/4/17 (refused assignment, elected free agency)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/3/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Atlanta 3/29/16
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 3/31/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 10/30/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Arizona 8/27/13
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Arizona 12/3/13
  • acquired by Arizona in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/30/10
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2009 (2-71) (Port Charlotte HS, Fla.)
  • $0.514M signing bonus
  • agent: Barry Meister
  • ML service: 1.023 (through 2017)

Peter Lambert rhp
2018

  • drafted by Colorado 2015 (2-44) (San Dimas HS, Calif.)
  • $1.495M signing bonus ($1.3952M slot)
  • ML service:

Grant Lavigne 1b
2018

  • drafted by Colorado 2018 (1cba-42) (Bedford HS, N.H.)
  • $2M signing bonus ($1.704M slot)
  • ML service:

Tyler Nevin 3b
2018

  • drafted by Colorado 2015 (1s-38) (Poway HS, Calif.)
  • $2M signing bonus ($1.6265M slot)
  • ML service:

Brett Nicholas c
1 year (2019)

  • 1 year (2019)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/10/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/18
    • DFA by Texas 3/7/18, sent outright to Triple-A 3/13/18
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Texas 4/6/18
  • 1 year/$0.537M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Texas 4/10/16
  • drafted by Texas 2010 (6-196) (Missouri)
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.153 (through 2017)

Brett Oberholtzer lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by Colorado 4/29/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/7/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 7/31/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 8/3/17
  • 1 year/$0.518M (2016)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/16
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers 8/9/16 after being DFA by Philadelphia 8/6/16
    • DFA by LA Angels 10/28/16, sent outright to Triple-A 11/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5158M (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Houston 12/12/15
  • 1 year/$0.5036M (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Atlanta 7/31/11
  • drafted by Atlanta 2008 (8-250) (Seminole CC, Fla.)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 2.131 (through 2017)

Shawn O’Malley ss
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/17/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.544M (2017)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/17
    • DFA by Seattle 9/2/17, sent outright to Triple-A 9/6/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/25/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 9/1/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/18/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 9/1/14
    • released by LA Angels 12/19/14
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2006 (5-139) (Southridge HS, Kennewick, Wash.)
  • $0.2M signing bonus
  • agent: TWC Sports
  • ML service: 1.157 (through 2017)

Riley Pint rhp
2018

  • drafted by Colorado 2016 (1-4) (Aquinas HS, Overland Park, Kan.)
  • $4.8M signing bonus ($5.2587M slot)
  • ML service:

Brendan Rodgers ss
2018

  • drafted by Colorado 2015 (1-3) (Lake Mary, Fla.)
  • $5.5M signing bonus ($6.2233M slot)
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service:

Ryan Rolison lhp
2018

  • drafted by Colorado 2018 (1-22) (Mississippi)
  • $2.9123M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Robert Tyler rhp
2018

  • drafted by Colorado 2016 (1s-38) (Georgia)
  • $1.7016M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Ryan Vilade ss
2018

  • drafted by Colorado 2017 (2-48) (Stillwater HS, Okla.)
  • $1.4254M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Colton Welker 3b
2018

  • drafted by Colorado 2016 (4-110) (Douglas HS, Parkland, Fla.)
  • $0.855M signing bonus ($0.5418M slot)
  • ML service: