Boston Red Sox

Service time in years & days (through 2015 season).

A group led by John Henry & Tom Werner bought the Red Sox and control of the New England Sports Network from the Yawkey trust for $700M in December, 2001. Forbes magazine valued the club at $2.3 billion in March, 2016.

RED SOX PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2016 $197,899,679 $ ( )
2015 $184,345,996 $185,568,958 ( 3)
2014 $156,350,125 $168,178,367 ( 5)
2013 $154,555,500 $176,481,441 ( 3)
2012 $175,249,119 $168,614,614 ( 3)
2011 $163,822,475 $174,116,280 ( 2)
2010 $168,109,833 $170,650,856 ( 2)
2009 $121,745,999 $140,454,683 ( 4)
2008 $133,390,035 $147,075,645 ( 2)
2007 $143,026,214 $155,402,595 ( 2)
2006 $120,099,824 $137,497,097 ( 2)
2005 $123,505,125 $116,640,070 ( 2)
2004 $127,298,500 $130,395,386 ( 2)
2003 $ 99,946,500 $104,873,607 ( 5)
2002 $108,366,060 $110,249,535 ( 2)
2001 $110,035,883 $114,331,641 ( 3)
2000 $ 81,200,000 $ 75,525,525 ( 7)
  • 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.

Dave Dombrowski President, Baseball Operations
5 years (2015-19)

  • 5 years (2015-19)
    • hired by Boston as President, Baseball Operations 8/19/15
  • 2002-15, Detroit
    • 4 years (2012-15)
      • signed extension with Detroit 8/8/11 paying about $3M annually
      • released from contract by Detroit 8/4/15
    • 4 years (2008-11)
      • signed extension with Detroit 11/06
    • 5 years/about $10M (2002-06), plus 2007 extension
      • hired by Detroit 11/01
  • 1993-2001, Florida
    • Executive VP & General Manager
  • 1987-1991, Montreal
  • 1978-86, Chicago White Sox

Mike Hazen Senior VP/General Manager
2015 -

  • 2015 -
    • promoted to Senior VP/General Manager by Boston 9/24/15
  • 2006-15, Boston
    • VP, Assistant GM (2012-15)
    • Director, Player Development (2006-11)
  • 2001-05, Cleveland
    • scouting and player development
  • VP/Assistant GM Brian O’Halloran
  • VP/Player Personnel Allard Baird
  • Vice President Amiel Sawdaye
  • Vice President, Baseball Administration Raquel Ferreria
  • Director of Pro Scouting Gus Quattlebaum
  • Director of Amateur Scouting Mike Rikard
  • former Executive VP/GM Ben Cherington
    • 2015 -
      • signed extension with Boston, terms undisclosed
      • resigned from position with Boston 8/19/15
    • 2012 -
      • promoted to general manager by Boston 10/25/11
  • former Executive VP/GM Theo Epstein
    • 4 years (2009-12)
      • signed extension with Boston 11/3/08
      • resigned 10/20/11
    • 3 years/$4.5M (2006-08)
      • returned to job with Boston 1/06 after resignation 10/05
      • deal pays about $1.5M annually
    • 3 years (2003-05)
      • hired by Boston 11/02

John Farrell Manager
4 years (2013-16)
1 year (2017), plus 2018 club option

  • 1 year (2017), plus 2018 club option
    • signed extension with Boston 2/21/15
  • 4 years (2013-16)
    • hired as manager by Boston 10/20/12, replacing Bobby Valentine
  • 3 years (2011-13)
    • hired as manager by Toronto 10/25/10, replacing Cito Gaston
  • Boston, 2007-10 (pitching coach)
  • Cleveland, 2002-2006 (player development director)
  • former manager Bobby Valentine
    • 2 years (2012-13), hired by Boston 11/30/11, fired 10/4/12
  • former manager Terry Francona
    • 3 years/$12M (2009-11), plus 2012, 2013 club options
    • 2 years/$4.05M (2007-08)
    • 3 years/$1.65M (2004-06), plus 2007 club option

David Price lhp
7 years/$217M (2016-22)

  • 7 years/$217M (2016-22)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/15
    • 16-18:$30M annually, 19:$31M, 20-22:$32M annually
    • no deferred money
    • may opt out of contract after 2018 season
    • perks: may purchase eight premium tickets for all games, including post-season
    • most lucrative contract ever for a pitcher
    • at $31M, tied Miguel Cabrera for highest-ever average annual value
  • 1 year/$19.75M (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • one-year record for player filing for arbitration
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Detroit 7/30/15, with Blue Jays responsible for remaining $7,122,950 on contract
  • 1 year/$14M (2014)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Tampa Bay 7/31/14
  • 1 year/$10.1125M (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/2/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • $5M signing bonus
    • $4M in salary deferred until 2014
    • at signing, record salary for a 2nd-time arbitration-eligible pitcher
  • 1 year/$4.35M (2012)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 6 years/$8.5M (2007-12)
    • signed Major League contract with Tampa Bay 8/15/07
    • $5.6M signing bonus (paid in 6 installments each Aug. 31, 2007-12)
    • 07:$0.5M, 08:$0.65M, 09:$0.75M, 10:$1M, 11:$1.25M, 12:$1.5M
    • salaries in minors: 08:$0.1M, 09:$0.15M, 10:$0.2M, 11:$0.65M, 12:$1.2M
    • major league salaries may increase total package value to $11.25M
    • Price may void & file for arbitration in any year he is eligible
    • $80,000 award bonus for 2nd place in 2010 Cy Young vote
    • voided final year of deal, opted for arbitration 10/31/11
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2007 (1-1) (Vanderbilt)
  • agent: Bo McKinnis
  • ML service: 6.164

Hanley Ramirez lf
4 years/$88M (2015-18), plus 2019 option

  • 4 years/$88M (2015-18), plus 2019 vesting option
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 11/25/14
    • $3M signing bonus (half by 1/15/15, balance by 3/15/15)
    • 15:$19M, 16:$22M, 17:$22M, 18:$22M, 19:$22M vesting option, guaranteed if Ramirez has 1,050 plate appearances in 2017-18 and passes club physical after 2018 season
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP. $0.1M for WS MVP. $0.15M for MVP ($0.125M for second place in vote, $0.1M for third)
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to three clubs)
    • perks: suite on road, may purchase six premium tickets per game
  • 6 years/$70M (2009-14)
    • signed extension with Florida 5/17/08
    • 09:$5.5M, 10:$7M, 11:$11M, 12:$15M, 13:$15.5M, 14:$16M
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star
    • extension does not include a no-trade clause
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Miami 7/25/12
    • LA Dodgers made qualifying offer 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$0.439M (2008)
    • renewed by Florida 3/2/08
  • 1 year/$0.402M (2007)
    • renewed by Florida 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed by Florida 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/05
    • acquired by Florida in trade from Boston 11/24/05
  • signed by Boston 7/2000 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Andy Mota, Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 10.014

Rick Porcello rhp
4 years/$82.5M (2016-19)

  • 4 years/$82.5M (2016-19)
    • signed extension with Boston 4/7/15
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 16:$20M, 17:$20M, 18:$21M, 19:$21M
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to three clubs)
  • 1 year/$12.5M (2015)
    • signed by Boston 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$8.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Detroit 12/11/14
  • 1 year/$5.1M (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.1M (2012)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 4 years/$7.285M (2007-10), plus 2011-12 club options
    • signed Major League contract with Detroit 8/14/07
    • $3.58M signing bonus
    • 07:$0.38M, 08:$1.1M, 09:$1.2M, 10:$1.025M, 11:$1.536 club option, 12:$1.344M club option
    • Detroit exercised $1.536M option for 2011
  • drafted by Detroit 2007 (1-27) (Seton Hall Prep, NJ)
  • agent: Excel Sports (previously Hendricks Sports, Scott Boras)
  • ML service: 6.170

Pablo Sandoval 3b
5 years/$95M (2015-19), plus 2020 option

  • 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. $0.1M for WS MVP. $0.1M 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
  • 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/$0.5M (2011)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.465M (2010)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/10
  • 1 year/$0.40175M (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: 7.047

David Ortiz dh
1 year/$16M (2015), plus 2016-17 options

  • 1 year/$16M (2015), plus 2016-17 options
    • signed extension with Boston 3/24/14
    • 15:$16M, 16-17:$10M club options
    • if Ortiz passes a team physical, options may become guaranteed based on plate appearances in previous season, with option value increasing to $11M for 425 PAs, $12M for 475 PAs, $13M for 500 PAs, $14M for 525 PAs, $15M for 575 PAs, or $16M (or value of qualifying offer) for 600 PAs
    • if Ortiz does not pass team physical, value of club option may increase to the midpoint of $10M and value for the plate-appearance threshold reached in previous season
  • 2 years/$26M (2013-14)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 11/2/12
    • $1M signing bonus (paid 1/15/13)
    • 13:$14M, 14:$11M
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • 2014 salary may increase based on days on active roster in 2013 ($15M if he spends 20 days or fewer on the disabled list with pre-existing Achilles injury, $13M with 21-40 days on the DL with the Achilles injury)
    • 2014 salary increased to $15M with 15 days on DL with Achilles injury
  • 1 year/$14.575M (2012)
    • accepted offer of arbitration from Boston 12/7/11
    • re-signed by Boston 2/13/12 (avoided arbitration, $16.5M-$12.65M)
    • Boston made qualifying offer for 2013 (1 year/$13.3M) 11/2/12
  • 4 years/$52M (2007-10), plus 2011 club option
    • signed extension with Boston 4/06
    • $2M signing bonus (paid in 3 installments in 2006)
    • 07-10:$12.5M annually, 11:$12.5M club option (no buyout)
    • performance bonuses
    • award bonuses: $50,000 for All Star selection, $0.1M for 3rd-place finish in 2006 AL MVP vote, $0.1M for Silver Slugger
    • Boston exercised $12.5M 2011 option 11/4/10
  • 2 years/$12.5M (2005-06), plus 2007 club option
    • signed extension with Boston 5/04
    • 05:$5.25M, 06:$6.5M, 07:$7.75M club option ($0.75M buyout)
    • 2007 option increased to $8.4M ($1.4M buyout) with 2nd-place finish in 2005 AL MVP vote
  • 1 year/$4.5875M (2004)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/ 04 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2003)
    • signed by Boston as free agent 1/03
  • 1 year/$0.95M (2002)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/02 (avoided arbitration, $1.395M-$0.75M)
    • non-tendered by Minnesota 12/02
  • 1 year/$0.26M (2001)
    • $25,000 All Star award bonus
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Seattle (9/96)
  • signed 1992 by Seattle as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agents: Fern Cuza, Diego Benz, ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 17.048

Dustin Pedroia 2b
8 years/$110M (2014-21)

  • 8 years/$110M (2014-21)
    • signed extension with Boston 7/24/13, replacing final year and option in previous contract
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 14:$12.5M, 15:$12.5M, 16:$13M, 17:$15M, 18:$16M, 19:$15M, 20:$13M, 21:$12M
    • undisclosed amount of money to be deferred
    • limited no-trade protection
    • first $100M contract for a second baseman
  • 6 years/$40.5M (2009-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed extension with Boston 12/3/08
    • $1.5M signing bonus
    • 09:$1.5M, 10:$3.5M, 11:$5.5M, 12:$8M, 13:$10M, 14:$10M, 15:$11M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • escalators based on MVP vote:
      • MVP in 2009-13 increases 2014, 2015 salaries by $2M each
      • 2nd or 3rd place in 2009-13 MVP votes increases 2014 and 2015 salaries by $1M each (up to maximum of twice, for $2M increase)
    • 2015 club option and buyout are voided if Pedroia wins MVP in 2008 (met) and is traded
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP. $0.1M for WS MVP. $0.1M for MVP ($75,000 for 2nd in vote, $50,000 for 3rd)
    • perks: suite on road
  • 1 year/$0.457M (2008)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/6/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Boston 8/06
  • drafted by Boston 2004 (2-65) (Arizona State)
  • $0.575M signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 9.041

Clay Buchholz rhp
4 years/$29.945M (2012-15), plus 2016-17 club options

  • 4 years/$29.945M (2012-15), plus 2016-17 club options
    • signed extension with Boston 4/11/11
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 12:$3.5M, 13:$5.5M, 14:$7.7M, 15:$12M, 16:$13M club option ($0.245M buyout), 17:$13.5M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • Boston exercised 2016 option 11/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.555M (2011)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.443M (2010)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.4135M (2009)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/5/09
  • 1 year/$0.396M (2008)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/6/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Boston 8/17/07
  • drafted by Boston 2005 (1s-42) (Angelina JC, Texas)
  • signed 7/05, $0.8M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 7.059

Aaron Hill 2b
3 years/$35M (2014-16)

  • 3 years/$35M (2014-16)
    • signed extension with Arizona 2/7/13
    • 14:$11M, 15:$12M, 16:$12M
    • assignment bonus: $1M with each trade
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Arizona 1/30/16, with Diamondbacks paying $6.5M of Hill’s 2016 salary
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Milwaukee 7/7/16, with Brewers paying Red Sox an undisclosed amount of cash as part of the deal
  • 2 years/$11M (2012-13)
    • re-signed by Arizona as a free agent 11/15/11
    • 12:$5.5M, 13:$5.5M
  • 4 years/$12M (2008-11), plus 2012-14 club options
    • signed extension with Toronto 4/4/08, replacing 1 year/$0.41M deal for 2008 signed 3/08
    • 08:$0.41M, 09:$2.59M, 10:$4M, 11:$5M, 12:$8M club option, 13:$8M club option, 14:$10M club option
    • club may decide to exercise all 3 options before 2011 season
    • after 2011 season, club may exercise only 2012 and 2013 options
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star selection
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Toronto 8/23/11
    • Arizona declined 2012 option 10/31/11
  • 1 year/$0.3953M (2007)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.336M (2006)
  • drafted by Toronto 2003 (1-13) (LSU)
  • $1.675M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 10.136

Craig Kimbrel rhp
4 years/$42M (2014-17), plus 2018 option

  • 4 years/$42M (2014-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed extension with Atlanta 2/16/14 (avoided arbitration, $9M-$6.55M)
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 14:$7M, 15:9M, 16:$11M, 17:$13M, 18:$13M club option ($1M buyout)
    • may earn additional $3.5M in performance bonuses
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Atlanta 4/5/15
    • acquired by Boston in trade from San Diego 11/13/15
  • 1 year/$0.655M (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 1 year/$0.59M (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.419M (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 5/5/10
  • drafted by Atlanta 2008 (3-96) (Wallace St CC, Ala.)
  • signed 6/08, $0.391M signing bonus
  • agent: David Meter
  • ML service: 5.066

Koji Uehara rhp
2 years/$18M (2015-16)

  • 2 years/$18M (2015-16)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 10/30/14
    • 15:$9M, 16:$9M
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2013), plus 2014 vesting option
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/6/12
    • 13:$4.25M, 14:$4.25M vesting option (guaranteed with 55 games in 2013)
    • performance bonuses: $0.125M each for 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 games finished
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$3M (2011), plus 2012 vesting option
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/9/10
    • 11:$3M, 12:$4M vesting option (guaranteed with 55 games or 25 games finished in 2011)
    • 2011 performance bonuses:
      • $0.1M each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 games
      • $0.15M – $0.25M for games finished (10-55)
    • 2012 performance bonuses up to $1M based on GF (if option vests)
    • award bonuses
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 6 clubs)
    • may elect to become XX(B) free agent when contract ends
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Baltimore 7/30/11 (Orioles pay $2M to Rangers in deal)
    • 2012 option vested 8/31/12
  • 2 years/$10M (2009-10)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/13/09
    • 09:$5M, 10:$5M
    • 2010 salary may increase to $6M with 160 IP in 2009, $6.5M with 170 IP in 2009, $7M with 180 IP in 2009, $7.5M with 190 IP in 2009, $8M with 200 IP in 2009
    • performance bonuses:
      • $0.25M each for 170, 180, 190, 200 IP
      • $0.25M each for 24, 27, 30, 33 starts
      • $0.25M each for 35, 40, 45, 50, 55 games finished
    • award bonuses
    • Article XX(B) free agent after 2010
    • may not be sent to minors without consent
  • 1999-2008
    • Yomiuri Giants of Japanese Central League
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 7.000

Chris Young rf
2 years/$13M (2016-17)

  • 2 years/$13M (2016-17)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/15
    • 16:$6.5M, 17:$6.5M
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 11/9/14
    • performance bonuses based on plate appearances: $0.15M for 250 PA. $0.2M for 275 PA. $0.3M for 300 PA. $0.35M for 350 PA. $0.375M each for 375, 400 PA. $0.475M for 450 PA. $0.5M for 500 PA. $0.55M each for 550, 600 PA.
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/07
  • 1 year/$7.25M (2014)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 11/22/13
    • DFA by NY Mets 8/9/14, released 8/15/14
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 8/28/14 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/2/14
  • 5 years/$28M (2009-13), plus 2014 club option
    • signed extension with Arizona 4/8/08
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 09:$1.75M, 10:$3.25M, 11:$5M, 12:$7M, 13:$8.5M, 14:$11M club option ($1.5M buyout)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Arizona 10/20/12
    • Oakland declined 2014 option 11/1/13
  • 1 year/$0.406M (2008)
    • renewed by Arizona 3/9/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 11/05
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/05
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/06
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2001 (16-493)
  • agent: Jeff Berry, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 9.039

Brad Ziegler rhp
2 years/$10.5M (2014-15), plus 2016 option

  • 2 years/$10.5M (2014-15), plus 2016 club option
    • signed extension with Arizona 12/21/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • 14:$4.5M, 15:$5M, 16:$5.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • Arizona exercised 2016 option 11/3/15
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Arizona 7/9/16
  • 1 year/$3.15M (2013)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.795M (2012)
    • signed by Arizona 1/25/12 (avoided arbitration, $1.945M-$1.46M)
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/15/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Oakland 7/31/11
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/18/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 5/30/08
  • signed by Oakland as a free agent 6/04 (minor-league contract)
  • released by Philadelphia 3/04
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2003 (20-595) (Southwest Missouri State)
  • agent: Icon Sports
  • ML service: 7.122

Ryan Hanigan c
3 years/$10.75M (2014-16), plus 2017 option

  • 3 years/$10.75M (2014-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed extension with Tampa Bay 12/3/13
    • 14:$2.75M, 15:$3.5M, 16:$3.7M, 17:$3.75M club option ($0.8M buyout)
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Tampa Bay 12/19/14
    • acquired by Boston in trade from San Diego 12/19/14
  • 3 years/$4M (2011-13)
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 3/13/11
    • $0.3M signing bonus
    • 11:$0.45M, 12:$1.2M, 13:$2.05M
    • performance bonuses: $0.4M each in 2012, 2013
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Cincinnati 12/3/13
  • 1 year/$0.415M (2010)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/24/09
  • 1 year (2008)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 9/4/07
  • signed by Cincinnati 2002 as a free agent (Rollins College, Fla.)
  • agent: O’Connell Sports
  • ML service: 7.077

Junichi Tazawa rhp
1 year/$3.375M (2016)

  • 1 year/$3.375M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/20/16 (avoided arbitration, $4.15M-$2.7M)
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 70 games
  • 1 year/$2.25M (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.275M (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.815M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/9/12
  • 3 years/$3.3M (2009-11)
    • signed by Boston as an amateur free agent from Japan 12/4/08
    • $1.8M signing bonus
    • 09:$0.45M, 10:$0.5M, 11:$0.55M
    • award bonuses
    • perks: 2 round-trip air tickets from Japan to US annually
  • 2005-08
    • Nippon Oil ENEOS, Japanese Industrial League
  • agent: Nez Balelo, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 5.086

Joe Kelly rhp
1 year/$2.6M (2016)

  • 1 year/$2.6M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.603M (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year/$0.523M (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
    • acquired by Boston in trade from St. Louis 7/31/14
  • 1 year/$0.493M (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 6/10/12
  • drafted by St. Louis 2009 (3-98) (UC-Riverside)
  • $0.341M signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 3.101

Drew Pomeranz lhp
1 year/$1.35M (2016)

  • 1 year/$1.35M (2016)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from San Diego 7/14/16
  • 1 year/$0.5175M (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/15
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Oakland 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2014)
    • signed by Oakland 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Colorado 12/10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Cleveland 8/16/11 (player to be named in 7/30/11 Ubaldo Jimenez deal)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 9/11/11
  • drafted by Cleveland 2010 (1-5) (Mississippi)
  • signed 8/16/10, $2.65M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 3.013

Fernando Abad lhp
1 year/$1.25M (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/17/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.25M in majors)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 4/2/16
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Minnesota 8/1/16 with $423,497 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$1.0875M (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/23/15 (avoided arbitration, $1.225M-$0.85M)
    • DFA by Oakland 11/20/15, sent outright to Triple-A 11/30/15
  • 1 year/$0.5259M (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 11/19/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Washington 5/21/13 
    • acquired by Oakland in trade 11/25/13 after being DFA by Washington 11/20/13
  • 1 year/$0.485M (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/18/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Houston 11/1/12 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$0.418M (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/5/09
    • re-signed by Houston 2/28/10
  • signed by Houston 2002 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Magnus Sports (Barry Praver)
  • ML service: 4.073

Robbie Ross lhp
1 year/$1.25M (2016)

  • 1 year/$1.25M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/29/16 (avoided arbitration, $1.325M-$1.075M)
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 60 games or 60 innings
  • 1 year/$0.5665M (2015)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Texas 1/27/15
    • signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year/$512,745 (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/14
  • 1 year/$0.4974M (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/12/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • contract purchased by Texas 4/4/12
  • drafted by Texas 2008 (2-57) (Lexington Christian, Ky.)
  • signed 8/15/08, $1.575M signing bonus
  • agent: Bledsoe Agency
  • ML service: 3.100

Josh Rutledge 2b-ss
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Boston 4/13/16
  • 1 year/$0.5275M (2015)
    • signed by LA Angels 3/9/15
    • acquired by Boston in trade from LA Angels 7/27/15 (Red Sox pay $3.8M, Angels pay $1.1M of remaining $4,901,639 on Shane Victorino’s contract for 2015)
    • DFA by Boston 11/20/15, sent outright to Triple-A 11/30/15
  • 1 year/$0.501M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Colorado 12/10/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 7/13/12
  • drafted by Colorado 2010 (3-107) (Alabama)
  • $0.295M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 2.090

Xander Bogaerts ss
1 year/$0.65M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.65M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.543M (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year/$0.517M (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/7/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Boston 8/19/13
  • signed by Boston 2009 as an amateur free agent from Aruba
  • $0.41M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 2.042

Brock Holt ss
1 year/$0.606M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.606M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5305M (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/7/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 9/1/12
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Pittsburgh 12/26/12
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2009 (9-265) (Rice)
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • agent: Lagardere Sports
  • ML service: 2.052

Sandy Leon c
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 6/5/16
  • 1 year/$0.5104M (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/15
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Washington 3/30/15
    • DFA by Boston 7/20/15, sent outright to Triple-A 7/30/15
    • contract selected by Boston 9/1/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 11/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/26/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Washington 5/13/12
  • signed by Washington 1/07 as a free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 2.029

Mookie Betts cf
1 year/$0.566M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.566M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5145M (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Boston 6/28/14
  • drafted by Boston 2011 (5-172) (Overton HS, Brentwood, Tenn.)
  • $0.75M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 1.070

Jackie Bradley cf
1 year/$0.5465M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5465M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.528M (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year/$0.502M (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/7/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by Boston 3/31/13
  • drafted by Boston 2011 (1s-40) (South Carolina)
  • $1.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 1.150

Brandon Workman rhp
1 year/$0.5395M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5395M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5395M (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year/$0.518M (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/7/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Boston 7/9/13
  • drafted by Boston 2010 (2-57) (Texas)
  • $0.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Jeff Berry, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 2.018

Carson Smith rhp
1 year/$0.529M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.529M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2015)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/15
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Seattle 12/7/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Seattle 9/1/14
  • drafted by Seattle 2011 (8-241) (Texas State)
  • $0.215M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 1.028

Eduardo Rodriguez lhp
1 year/$0.521M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.521M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • acquired by Boston in trade from Baltimore 7/31/14
  • signed by Baltimore 2010 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.175M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 0.130

Blake Swihart c
1 year/$0.5185M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5185M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • drafted by Boston 2011 (1-26) (Cleveland HS, Rio Rancho, N.M.)
  • $2.5M signing bonus (club record for position player)
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 0.156

Travis Shaw 1b-3b
1 year/$0.515M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.515M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • drafted by Boston 2011 (9-292) (Kent State)
  • $0.11M signing bonus
  • agent: Pro Star Management
  • ML service: 0.088

Steve Wright rhp
1 year/$0.5145M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5145M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5105M (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year/$0.502M (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/7/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by Boston 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/13
  • acquired by Boston in trade from Cleveland 7/31/12
  • drafted by Cleveland 2006 (2-56) (Hawaii)
  • $0.63M signing bonus
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 1.089

Christian Vazquez c
1 year/$0.513M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.513M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/7/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by Boston 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/13
  • drafted by Boston 2008 (9-292) (Puerto Rico Baseball Academy, Gurabo, P.R.)
  • $80,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.082

Matt Barnes rhp
1 year/$0.511M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.511M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Boston 9/8/14
  • drafted by Boston 2011 (1-19) (Connecticut)
  • $1.5M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 0.110

Noe Ramirez rhp
1 year/$0.5095M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Boston 7/3/15
  • drafted by Boston 2011 (4-142) (Cal State Fullerton)
  • $0.625M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 0.044

Andrew Benintendi lf
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Boston 8/2/16
  • drafted by Boston 2015 (1-7) (Arkansas)
  • $3.5904M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Arland Sports
  • ML service: 0.000

Bryce Brentz of
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Boston 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Boston 3/7/14
  • drafted by Boston 2010 (1s-36) (Middle Tennessee State)
  • $0.8892M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 0.012

William Cuevas rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Boston 4/20/16
  • signed by Boston 7/2/08 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.000

Roenis Elias lhp
1 year/$0.558M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.558M (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/15
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Seattle 12/7/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 3/28/14
  • signed by Seattle 5/3/11 as an amateur free agent from Cuba
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 1.112

Heath Hembree rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/4/14
    • acquired by Boston in trade from San Francisco 7/26/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 9/3/13
  • drafted by San Francisco 2010 (5-168) (College of Charleston)
  • $0.185M signing bonus
  • agent: Ballangee Group
  • ML service: 0.148

Marco Hernandez ss
1 year/$0.5075M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • acquired by Boston in trade from Chicago Cubs 12/15/14
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 7/19/09 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Bryan Holaday c
1 year/$0.519M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.519M (2016)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/5/16
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Detroit 3/29/16
    • claimed by Boston off waivers 8/5/16 after being DFA by Texas 8/1/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/1/15
  • 1 year/$0.502M (2014)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/22/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 6/6/12
  • drafted by Detroit 2010 (6-193) (TCU)
  • $0.115M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.025

Williams Jerez lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Boston 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • drafted by Boston 2011 (2-81) (Grant Street HS, Brooklyn, N.Y.)
  • $0.4437M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Brian Johnson lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Boston 7/11/15
  • drafted by Boston 2012 (1s-31) (Florida)
  • $1.575M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 0.012

Deven Marrero ss
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Boston 6/25/15
  • drafted by Boston 2012 (1-24) (Arizona State)
  • $2.05M signing bonus ($1.75M slot)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 0.060

Henry Owens lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Boston 8/4/15
  • drafted by Boston 2011 (1s-36) (Edison HS, Huntington Beach, Calif.)
  • $1.55M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 0.062

Minor leagues

Trey Ball lhp
2016

  • drafted by Boston 2013 (1-7) (New Castle HS, Ind.)
  • $2.75M signing bonus ($3.246M slot)
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service:

Luis Alexander Basabe of
2016

  • signed by Boston 8/26/12 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.45M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Brennan Boesch rf-lf
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/13/16 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2015)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/19/14 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.25M in majors)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 4/5/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 10/30/15
    • elected free agency 11/10/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/28/14 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $0.8M in majors
    • contract selected by LA Angels 4/16/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 10/7/14 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2013)
    • 1 year/$2.3M (2013), re-signed by Detroit 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Detroit 3/13/13 (due 30 days’ pay, about $379,000)
    • 1 year/$1.5M (2013), signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 3/15/13
    • split contract paying $0.5M in minors
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 100, 150 plate appearances. $0.1M each 200, 250 PA. $0.15M each 300, 350 PA.
    • released by NY Yankees 7/19/13
  • 1 year/$0.5025M (2012)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.43M (2011)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/16/10
  • drafted by Detroit 2005 (3-82) (Cal)
  • $0.455M signing bonus
  • agent: Brodie Van Wagenen, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 4.049

Rusney Castillo of
7 years/$72.5M (2014-20)

  • 7 years/$72.5M (2014-20)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent from Cuba 8/23/14
    • $5.4M signing bonus
    • 14:$0.1M, 15:$10.5M, 16:$10.5M, 17:$10.5M, 18:$11M, 19:$11M, 20:$13.5M
    • Castillo may opt out of contract after 2019 season
    • limited no-trade protection
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 6/20/16
  • agent: Roc Nation Sports
  • ML service: 0.115

Michael Chavis ss
2016

  • drafted by Boston 2014 (1-26) (Sprayberry HS, Marietta, Ga.)
  • $1.8705M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

John Cornely rhp
2016

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 4/24/15
    • acquired by Boston in trade 5/20/15 after being DFA by Atlanta 5/19/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 6/27/15
  • drafted by Atlanta 2011 (15-476) (Wofford)
  • ML service: 0.007

Allen Craig rf
5 years/$31M (2013-17), plus 2018 option

  • 5 year/$31M (2013-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed extension with St. Louis 3/8/13
    • 13:$1.75M, 14:$2.75M, 15:$5.5M, 16:$9M, 17:$11M, 18:$13M club option ($1M buyout)
    • award bonuses: $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • acquired by Boston in trade from St. Louis 7/31/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 5/18/15
    • contract selected by Boston 9/1/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2012)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/29/12 (split contract, $0.2484M in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 11/18/09
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/4/10
  • drafted by St. Louis 2006 (8-256) (Cal)
  • $15,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 4.153

Cody Decker 1b
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/4/15 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Kansas City 4/20/16
    • released by Colorado 5/15/16
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 6/15/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by San Diego 9/14/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by San Diego 11/4/15
  • drafted by San Diego 2009 (22-659) (UCLA)
  • ML service: 0.021

Rafael Devers 3b
2016

  • signed by Boston 8/9/13 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $1.5M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Chris Dominguez rf
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/15/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2015)
    • DFA by San Francisco 1/29/15, released 2/4/15
    • signed by Cincinnati as free agent 2/10/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 4/5/15
    • DFA by Cincinnati 7/26/15, sent outright to Triple-A 7/28/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 8/1/14
  • drafted by San Francisco 2009 (3-86) (Louisville)
  • $0.4113M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.055

Michael Kopech rhp
2016

  • drafted by Boston 2014 (1-33) (Mount Pleasant HS, Texas)
  • $1.5M signing bonus ($1.678M slot)
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service:

Ryan LaMarre cf
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 1/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 6/18/16
    • DFA by Boston 7/7/16, sent outright to Triple-A 7/11/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 8/20/15
    • non-tendered by Cincinnati 12/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
    • DFA by Cincinnati 8/12/14, released 8/13/14
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 8/19/14 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2010 (2-62) (Michigan)
  • $0.5877M signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 0.046

Roman Mendez rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 1/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/4/15
    • claimed by Boston off waivers 9/11/15 after being DFA by Texas 9/1/15
    • DFA by Boston 12/2/15, sent outright to Triple-A 12/7/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/17/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/18/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • contract purchased by Texas 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/12
  • signed by Texas 2009 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball
  • ML service: 0.141

Mike Miller 2b
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Boston 6/27/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 7/2/16
  • drafted by Boston 2012 (9-301) (Cal Poly)
  • $5,000 signing bonus ($0.125M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Yoan Moncada inf
2016

  • signed by Boston 2/23/15 as a free agent from Cuba
  • $31.5M signing bonus (international record)
  • agent: David Hastings
  • ML service:

Sean O’Sullivan rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/2/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 5/6/16
    • DFA by Boston 5/16/16, sent outright to Triple-A 5/18/16
    • contract selected by Boston 7/3/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 8/11/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 4/12/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 7/7/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/18/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 6/28/14
    • DFA by Philadelphia 6/29/14, sent outright to Triple-A 7/1/14
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 8/7/14
    • DFA by Philadelphia 8/11/14, sent outright to Triple-A 8/12/14
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 9/5/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/6/14 (refused assignment 10/7/14)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/11/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by San Diego 7/12/13
    • DFA by San Diego 8/19/13, sent outright to Triple-A 8/22/13
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year/$0.4935M (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/10/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Kansas City 4/4/12
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Kansas City (for cash) 6/21/12
  • 1 year/$0.4205M (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Angels 2/10
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from LA Angels 7/22/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 6/16/09
  • drafted by LA Angels 2005 (3-103) (Grossmont JC, Calif.)
  • $0.5M signing bonus (draft & follow)
  • agent: John Boggs
  • ML service: 2.081

Ali Solis c
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/15/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/3/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Dodgers 2/21/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 11/21/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 5/27/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 8/31/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 9/4/12
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers from San Diego 10/25/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 11/2/12
  • signed by San Diego 2/05 as an amateur free agent from Mexico
  • ML service: 0.045 (through 2014)

Sam Travis 1b
2016

  • drafted by Boston 2014 (2-67) (Indiana)
  • $0.8468M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Anthony Varvaro rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 12/15/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5765M (2015)
    • signed by Boston 3/8/15
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 5/3/15 after being DFA by Boston 4/29/15
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 5/6/15, sent outright to Triple-A 5/8/15
    • returned by Chicago Cubs to Boston 5/24/15
    • refused assignment by Boston, elected free agency 11/20/15
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/25/14
    • acquired by Boston in trade 12/17/14 after being DFA by Atlanta 12/15/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 1 year/$481,250 (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers 1/13/11 after being DFA by Seattle 1/3/11
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/26/10
  • drafted by Seattle 2005 (12-353) (St. John’s)
  • agent: Meister Sports
  • ML service: 3.121

Wesley Wright lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/22/15 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.5075M in majors
    • released by Arizona 3/28/16
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 4/12/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.7M (2015)

    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/14
    • DFA by Baltimore 7/14/15, released 7/22/15
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 7/30/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 9/1/15
  • 1 year/$1.425M (2014)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/16/13
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 50 games
    • non-tendered by Chicago Cubs 12/2/14
  • 1 year/$1.025M (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Houston 8/12/13
    • non-tendered by Tampa Bay 12/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.512M (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/23/12
  • 1 year/$0.4165M (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4445M (2010)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/2/109
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2009)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/10/09
  • 1 year/$0.396M (2008)
    • selected by Houston from LA Dodgers in Rule 5 draft 12/6/07
    • re-signed 2/22/08
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2003 (7-211) (Goshen HS, Ala.)
  • $0.12M signing bonus
  • agent: Reynolds Sports
  • ML service: 6.076