New York Yankees

Service time in years & days (through 2013 season). 
    
A group led by George Steinbrenner bought the Yankees for $8.7M in 1973. Forbes valued the club at $2.5 billion in March, 2014. Bloomberg valued the franchise at $3.28 billion in October, 2013.
 
  • 2014 payroll obligations for former players:
    • $ 18,000,000 (Alfonso Soriano)
  • Payments from other clubs for 2014:
    • $  5,000,000 (Alfonso Soriano)
    • $  1,000,000 (Chase Headley)
  • Opening Day payrolls
    (Major League contracts plus pro-rated signing bonuses)
    :

    • 2014: $197,230,609
    • 2013: $228,106,125
    • 2012: $209,792,900
    • 2011: $207,047,964
    • 2010: $213,359,389
    • 2009: $201,449,189
    • 2008: $209,081,577
    • 2007: $189,639,045
    • 2006: $194,663,079
    • 2005: $208,306,817
    • 2004: $184,193,950
    • 2003: $152,749,814
    • 2002: $125,928,583
    • 2001: $112,287,143
    • 2000: $107,588,459

Brian Cashman Senior VP, General Manager
3 years/about $9M (2012-14)

  • 3 years/about $9M (2012-14)
    • signed extension with NY Yankees 11/1/11
  • 3 years/about $6M (2009-11)
    • signed extension with NY Yankees 9/30/08
  • 3 years/about $5.5M (2006-08)
    • signed extension with NY Yankees 10/05
    • will make between $1.7M and $2M annually, 2006-08
  • 3 years/$3.45M (2002-04), plus $1.15M 2005 club option
    • NY Yankees exercised 2005 option 12/04
  • 2001: $0.31M
  • 1 year (1998)
    • promoted to GM by NY Yankees 2/98
  • 1994-97: assistant GM
  • Senior VP, Baseball Operations Mark Newman
  • Senior VP, Assistant GM Jean Afterman
  • Assistant GM, Pro Personnel Billy Eppler
  • VP, Amateur Scouting Damon Oppenheimer
  • VP, Player Personnel Billy Connors
  • Director of Player Development Pat Roessler

Joe Girardi Manager
4 years/$16M (2014-17)

  • 4 years/$16M (2014-17)
    • signed extension with NY Yankees 10/9/13
  • 3 years/$9M (2011-13)
    • signed extension with NY Yankees 10/29/10
    • performance bonuses up to additional $0.5M
  • 3 years/$7.8M (2008-10)
    • hired by NY Yankees 10/30/07
  • 3 years (2006-08)
    • hired by Florida 10/19/05, replacing Jack McKeon, who resigned
    • fired by Florida 10/3/06
  • as player:
    • 1 year/$0.75M (2003) (St. Louis)
    • 3 years/$5.5M (2000-02) (Chicago Cubs)
    • 2 years/$5.5M (1997-98), plus 1999 $3.4M club option (NY Yankees)
      • Yankees exercised 1999 option 10/31/98
    • 3 years/$5M (1994-96) (Colorado)
      • traded to NY Yankees 11/20/95 (96:$2.25M)
    • selected by Colorado in expansion draft 11/92
    • drafted 1986 (5-116) (Chicago Cubs)
  • agent: Steve Mandell
  • replaced Joe Torre, who turned down 1-year offer to return 10/18/07


Alex Rodriguez 3b
10 years/$275M (2008-17)

  • 10 years/$275M (2008-17)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/13/07
    • $10M signing bonus ($2M paid upon approval, $1M paid each Jan. 15, 2009-2013, $3M paid Jan. 15, 2014)
    • 08:$27M, 09:$32M, 10:$32M, 11:$31M, 12:$29M, 13:$28M, 14:$25M, 15:$21M, 16:$20M, 17:$20M
    • $30M marketing agreement based on home run milestones ($6M each for reaching 660, 714, 755 and tying and breaking major league HR record)
    • no-trade protection
    • perks: may purchase 4 best available season tickets for 2008, 4 Legends Suite or comparable season tickets for 2009-17
    • Texas obligated to fund $9M as part of deferred compensation provision in previous contract (to be paid with interest in $3M increments in 2008, 2009 & 2010)
    • suspended by Major League Baseball for 211 games 8/5/13 in connection with Biogenesis investigation
    • after Rodriguez filed a grievance challenging the penalty, the suspension was reduced to 162 games in arbitration 1/11/14, with Rodriguez to receive 21/183 of 2014 salary
    • placed on restricted list 1/11/14
  • 10 years/$252M (2001-10)
    • signed by Texas as free agent 12/00 (negotiated by Scott Boras)
    • $10M signing bonus (paid between 12/00 & 3/05)
    • salaries: 01-04:$21M/year, 05-06:$25M/year, 07-10:$27M/year
      (with bonuses, Rodriguez earned $185.45M from 2001 to 2007)
    • no-trade clause
    • Rodriguez may void after 2007 season (10-day window after WS)
    • Rodriguez may void after 2008 or 2009 unless club increases 2009-10 salary by $5M/year or $1M more than highest-paid MLB position player
    • club may offer salary arbitration if Rodriguez voids contract 2007-09, but club may not offer salary arbitration after 2010
    • award bonuses:
      • $50,000 for finishing 6th-10th in MVP vote
      • $0.1M each for making All Star team, receiving most All Star votes, Silver Slugger, making post-season AP, Baseball America or Sporting News All Star team, being named player of the year by AP, Baseball America or Sporting News
      • $0.15M each for LCS or LDS MVP
      • $0.2M for WS MVP or finishing 2nd-5th in MVP vote
      • $0.5M for MVP ($1M for second MVP, $1.5M for subsequent MVPs) (received $0.5M for 2003 AL MVP, $1M for 2005 AL MVP)
    • In December 2001, Rodriguez agreed to defer $45M in salary to 2011-20 at 3% interest (agreed to rate reduction 2/04)
    • In February 2004, Rodriguez waived no-trade clause, allowing trade to Yankees with 7 years/$183M remaining on contract:
      • Texas agreed to pay remaining $4M in signing bonus & $67M of remaining $179M in salary
      • NY agreed to pay $112M of the remaining $179M in salary
      • Texas assumed responsibility for the $12M in deferred salary earned 2001-03, $24M of the deferred salary to be earned 2004-10, and the $4M in signing bonus which was to be paid in 2004-05 but now will be deferred to 2016-25 at 2% interest. (All told, Texas is responsible for total of $40M deferred at 2% interest.)
      • in exchange for agreeing to the interest-rate reduction, Rodriguez received a hotel suite during road trips and the right to link his web site to the Yankees’ site
    • On October 29, 2007, Rodriguez voided contract, eliminating the following 2008-10 financial obligations:
      • NY: $50,695,500 (08:$15.884M, 09:$16.8985M, 10:$17.913M)
      • Texas: $21,304,500 (08:$8.116M, 09:$7.1015M, 10:$6.087M)
  • 4 years/$10.7M (1997-2000) (Seattle)
    • 97:$1.0625M, 98:$2.1262M, 99:$3.1125M, 00:$4.3625M
  • 3 years/$1.3M (1994-96)
    • signed Major League contract with Seattle 8/93
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 94:$0.109M, 95:$0.109M, 96:$0.109M
  • drafted by Seattle 1993 (1-1) (Westminster Christian HS, Miami)
  • agent: Dan Lozano (baseball), Steve Loy (marketing). Originally represented by Scott Boras
  • ML service: 19.011

Mark Teixeira 1b
8 years/$180M (2009-16)

  • 8 years/$180M (2009-16)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/23/08
    • $5M signing bonus
    • 09:$20M, 10:$20M, 11-16:$22.5M annually
    • full no-trade clause
    • Teixeira may purchase 8 of best available Yankees season tickets
  • 1 year/$12.5M (2008)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/17/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for MVP; $50,000 each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, WS MVP, All Star; $25,000 for LCS MVP
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Atlanta 7/29/08
  • 2 years/$15.4M (2006-07)
    • signed extension with Texas 1/06
    • 06:$6.4M, 07:$9M
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for AL MVP, $50,000 each for World Series MVP & All-Star selection, $25,000 each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Texas 7/31/07
  • 4 years/$9.5M (2002-05)
    • signed Major League contract with Texas 8/01
    • $4.5M signing bonus (paid over 3 years)
    • 02:$0.25M, 03:$0.75M, 04:$1.5M, 05:$2.5M
  • drafted by Texas 2001 (1-5) (Georgia Tech)
  • agent: Casey Close (represented by Scott Boras from 2001 to 3/2011)
  • ML service: 11.000

C.C. Sabathia lhp
5 years/$122M (2012-16), plus 2017 option

  • 5 years/$122M (2012-16), plus 2017 vesting option
    • signed extension with NY Yankees 10/31/11
    • 12-15:$23M/year, 16:$25M, 17:$25M vesting option ($5M buyout)
    • 2017 salary guaranteed if Sabathia 1) does not end 2016 on the disabled list with a left shoulder injury, 2) does not spend more than 45 days in 2016 on the disabled list with a left shoulder injury or 3) does not make more than six relief appearances in 2016 because of a left shoulder injury
    • no-trade protection
    • perks: suite on road trips
  • 7 years/$161M (2009-15)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/11/08
    • $9M signing bonus (paid 12/31/08, 3/1/09 and 7/31/09)
    • 09:$14M, 10-15:$23M annually
    • salaries to be paid semimonthly over all 12 months of year, rather than semimonthly during season
    • Sabathia may opt of of deal after 2011 season
    • no-trade protection
    • perks: suite on road trips
  • 2 years/$17.5M (2007-08)
    • signed extension with Cleveland 4/05, with Indians also exercising 2006 option as part of deal
    • 07:$8.75M, 08:$9M
    • may earn $7.75M in award & performance bonuses:
      • up to $2M in 2006, $3M in 2007, $2.75M in 2008
      • award bonuses for top 5 finish in MVP vote or top 2 finish in Cy Young vote ($0.25M for 2007 Cy Young)
      • 2007 Cy Young increases 2008 salary to $11M
      • $0.1M award bonus for All Star selection
  • 4 years/$9.5M (2002-05), plus 2006 option
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 02:$0.45M, 03:$0.85M, 04:$2.45M, 05:$4.5M, 06:$7M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • 2006 option guaranteed with 405 IP (2004-05) or 540 IP (2003-05) (vested 4/05)
    • award bonus: $0.1M for All Star selection
  • agent: Roc Nation Sports / CAA (previously Legacy Sports)
  • drafted 1998 (1-20) (Vallejo HS, Calif.)
  • ML service: 13.000

Masahiro Tanaka rhp
7 years/$155M (2014-20)

  • 7 years/$155M (2014-20)
    • signed by NY Yankees 1/22/14
    • 14-19: $22M annually. 20:$23M
    • Tanaka may opt out of contract after 2017 season
    • full no-trade protection 
    • perks: $35,000 moving allowance, $0.1M housing allowance, interpreter at salary of $85,000, 4 first-class round trip airline tickets between Japan & NY
  • NY Yankees also paid $20M posting fee to Rakuten, Tanaka’s former club in Japan
  • 2007-13: Rakuten Golden Eagles of Japanese Pacific League
  • agent: Casey Close
  • ML service: 0.000

Jacoby Ellsbury cf
7 years/$153M (2014-20), plus 2021 option

  • 7 years/$153M (2014-20), plus 2021 option
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/13/13
    • 14-20: $21,142,857.15 annually. 21:$21M club option ($5M buyout)
    • full no-trade protection
    • perks: right to purchase six Legends Suite tickets per year
  • 1 year/$9M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • Boston made qualifying offer 11/4/13
  • 1 year/$8.05M (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2011)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 600, 700 PAs
  • 1 year/$0.4965M (2010)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.4495M (2009)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/09
  • 1 year/$0.406M (2008)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/6/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Boston 6/30/07
  • drafted by Boston 2005 (1-23) (Oregon State)
  • signed 7/06, $1.4M signing bonus
  • agent: Scott Boras (previously Joe Urbon)
  • ML service: 6.037

Brian McCann c
5 years/$85M (2014-18), plus 2019 option

  • 5 years/$85M (2014-18), plus 2019 club option
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/3/13
    • 14-18:$17M annually. 19:$15M club option (no buyout)
    • 2019 becomes player option if McCann: 1) has at least 1,000 plate appearances combined in 2017-18, 2) starts at least 90 games at catcher in 2018, and 3) does not end 2018 season on disabled list
    • full no-trade protection
  • 6 years/$26.8M (2007-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with Atlanta 3/07, replacing 1 year/$0.44M deal
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 07:$0.5M, 08:$0.8M, 09:$3.5M, 10:$5.5M, 11:$6.5M, 12:$8.5M, 13:$12M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • McCann may earn additional $3M in
      2012 based on Gold Gloves, Silver Sluggers & All-Star
      selections in 2007-11 ($11.5M in 2012)
    • 2012 becomes club option if McCann fails to win specified awards 2007-2011
    • Atlanta exercised 2013 option 10/30/12 
    • Atlanta made qualifying offer 11/4/13
  • 1 year/$0.3335M (2006)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 6/05
  • drafted by Atlanta 2002 (2-64) (Duluth HS, Ga.)
  • $0.75M signing bonus
  • agent: B.B. Abbott
  • ML service: 8.117

Hiroki Kuroda rhp
1 year/$16M (2014)

  • 1 year/$16M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/6/13
    • performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 190, 210 innings pitched
  • 1 year/$15M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 11/20/12
    • NY Yankees made qualifying offer 11/4/13
  • 1 year/$10M (2012)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/13/12
    • full no-trade clause
    • performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$12M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 11/4/10
    • $4M signing bonus ($1.5M paid 1/2012, $2.5M in 1/2013)
    • $8M salary for 2011
    • $0.5M in performance bonuses
    • full no-trade clause
    • Kuroda may become a free agent after contract expires
  • 3 years/$35.3M (2008-10)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 12/15/07
    • $7.3M signing bonus (paid between 3/2008 and 3/2010)
    • 08:$5M, 09:$10M, 10:$13M
    • no-trade protection
    • Kuroda may become a free agent after contract expires
    • perks: $30,000 moving allowance, visa fees paid by club, personal trainer, interpreter, interpreter for family, English lessons, 8 round-trip first class airline tickets between Japan, LA each season
    • Kuroda to donate $0.1M to club charity
  • Hiroshima of Japanese Central League, 1997-2007
  • agent: Steve Hilliard, Octagon
  • ML service: 6.000

Carlos Beltran rf
3 years/$45M (2014-16)

  • 3 years/$45M (2014-16)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/13
    • 14:$15M, 15:$15M, 16:$15M
    • no-trade protection
  • 2 years/$26M (2012-13)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 12/23/11
    • 12:$13M, 13:$13M
    • full no-trade clause
    • award bonuses for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP, WS MVP or top 5 in NL MVP vote. $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • St. Louis made qualifying offer 11/4/13
  • 7 years/$119M (2005-11)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/05
    • $11M signing bonus
      • $5M at signing 1/05, $2M 6/15/05, $2M 1/15/06, $2M 1/15/07
    • 05:$10M, 06:$12M, 07:$12M, 08:$18.5M, 09:$18.5M, 10:$18.5M, 11:$18.5M
    • full no-trade clause
    • $22M ($5.5M annually from 2008-11 salaries) deferred at 1.72% compounded interest
    • club agreed to not offer arbitration after 2011 season
    • award bonuses: $0.1M each for Silver Slugger, Aaron Award, Gold Glove, All Star, most All Star votes in league, BA/TSN/AP MVP or Player of Year. $0.15M each for LDS MVP, LCS MVP. $0.2M each for 2nd-5th in MVP vote. $0.25M for WS MVP. $0.5M for first MVP. $1M for second MVP; $1.5M for third and subsequent MVPs
    • perks: hotel suite on road, 15-person suite at home games, player to purchase post-season tickets, club agreed to lease ocular enhancer machine (device that throws numbered & multi-colored tennis balls at 150 mph)
    • Beltran to donate $0.3M annually to charity (half to club charity, half to charity of player’s choice)
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from NY Mets 7/28/11 (waived no-trade clause) (Mets pay $4M of remaining $6.5M in 2011 salary)
  • 1 year/$9M (2004)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1 /04 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Kansas City 6/04
  • 1 year/$6M (2003)
    • lost in arbitration to Kansas City 2/03 ($6.95M-$6M)
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2002)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1 /02 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for MVP, $25,000 for ALCS MVP, $50,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, WS MVP
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2001)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/01
  • 1 year/$0.35M (2000)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/00
  • 1 year/$0.2M (1999)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/99
  • drafted by Kansas City 1995 (2-49) (Fernando Callejo HS, Manati, P.R.)
  • agent: Dan Lozano (previously Scott Boras)
  • ML service: 15.014

Stephen Drew ss
1 year/$14.1M (2014)

  • 1 year/$14.1M (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 5/20/14
    • pro-rated for remainder of season, to receive $10,093,443
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Boston 7/31/14, with Red Sox paying Yankees an undisclosed amount of cash as part of the deal
  • 1 year/$9.5M (2013)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/17/12
    • performance bonus: $0.5M for 500 plate appearances
    • Boston made qualifying offer 11/4/13 
  • 2 years/$13.75M (2011-12), plus 2013 mutual option
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • 11:$4.65M, 12:$7.75M, 13:$10M mutual option ($1.35M buyout)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Arizona 8/21/12 (A’s responsible for remaining 2012 salary and 2013 buyout)
    • Oakland declined 2013 option 10/29/12
  • 1 year/$3.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 5 years/$5.5M (2005-09)
    • signed Major League contract with Arizona 5/05
    • $4M signing bonus paid over 4 years
    • 05-06: average annual salaries of $0.3M, 07:$1.5M, 08:$1.5M, 09:$1.5M
    • $2M in “easily attainable” bonuses, for total possible value of $7.5M
  • drafted by Arizona 2004 (1-15) (Florida State)
  • agent: Scott Boras
  • ML service: 7.079

Derek Jeter ss
1 year/$12M (2014)

  • 1 year/$12M (2014)
    • signed extension with NY Yankees 11/1/13, replacing $9.5M player option in previous contract
  • 3 years/$51M (2011-13), plus 2014 player option
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/6/10
    • 11:$15M, 12:$16M, 13:$17M, 14:$8M player option ($3M buyout)
    • $2M annually deferred without interest, payable each 3/15, 2015-17 (present-day AAV about $16M)
    • 2014 option may increase to $17M based on awards earned in 2011-13: $4M for AL MVP; $2M for 2nd-6th in MVP vote; $1.5M for Silver Slugger; $0.5M each for Gold Glove, ALCS MVP, WS MVP
    • if 2014 option is exercised at less than $17M, Jeter may earn same bonuses in 2014, up to $17M
    • Jeter earned $1.5M bonus for 2012 Silver Slugger award, increasing value of 2014 player option to $9.5M
  • 10 years/$189M (2001-10)
    • signed extension with Yankees 2/01 (avoided arbitration, $18.5M-$14.25M)
    • $16M signing bonus (paid in 16 $1M installments 1/30 & 6/30, 2001-08)
    • 01:$11M, 02:$13M, 03:$14M, 04:$17M, 05:$18M, 06:$19M, 07-09:$20M/year, 10:$21M
    • no-trade clause
  • 1 year/$10M (2000)
    • re-signed by Yankees 2/00 (avoided arbitration, $10.5M-$9.5M)
    • replaced tentative deal for 7 years/$118.5M (2000-06)
  • 1 year/$5M (1999)
    • won arbitration with Yankees 2/99 ($5M-$3.2M)
  • 1 year/$0.75M (1998)
    • renewed by Yankees 3/98
  • 1 year/$0.55M (1997)
    • renewed by Yankees 3/97 (later given more than minimum renewal)
  • 1 year/$0.13M (1996)
  • drafted by NY Yankees 1992 (1-6)
  • $0.8M signing bonus (Kalamazoo Central High, Mich.)
  • agent: Casey Close, Excel Sports
  • ML service: 18.043

Martin Prado 3b
4 years/$40M (2013-16)

  • 4 years/$40M (2013-16)
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Atlanta 1/24/13 (J. Upton deal) 
    • signed extension with Arizona 1/31/13 (avoided arbitration, $7.05M-$6.65M)
    • 13:$7M, 14:$11M, 15:$11M, 16:$11M
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Arizona 7/31/14
  • 1 year/$4.75M (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/13/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.1M (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2010)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.415M (2009)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/29/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased 11/05
    • re-signed 2/06
  • signed 2001 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Peter Greenberg
  • ML service: 6.105

Chase Headley 3b
1 year/$10.525M (2014)

  • 1 year/$10.525M (2014)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from San Diego 7/22/14 (Padres pay $1M to Yankees in the deal)
  • 1 year/$8.575M (2013)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/30/13 (avoided arbitration, $10.3M-$7.075M)
  • 1 year/$3.475M (2012)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.325M (2011)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4277M (2010)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.4115M (2009)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/27/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 6/15/07
  • drafted by San Diego 2005 (2-66) (Tennessee)
  • $0.56M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 5.123

Brandon McCarthy rhp
2 years/$15.5M (2013-14)

  • 2 years/$15.5M (2013-14)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/7/12
    • $2.5M signing bonus
    • 13:$4M, 14:$9M
    • assignment bonus of $1M if traded
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Arizona 7/6/14 (Diamondbacks pay $2.05M of remaining salary. Yankees pay $1M assignment bonus.)
  • 1 year/$4.275M (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1M (2011)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 12/13/10
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2010)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/15/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/5/10 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$0.65M (2009)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/15/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$404,760 (2008)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/25/08
  • 1 year/$396,068 (2007)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/06
    • signed by Texas 2/07
  • 1 year/$0.332M (2006)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 5/05
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2002 (17-510) (Cheyenne Mountain HS, Colorado Springs, Colo.)
  • $40,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 7.122

Chris Young rf
1 year/$7.25M (2014)

  • 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 White Sox 12/05 (Vazquez deal)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/06
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2001 (16-493)
  • agent: CAA Sports (Jeff Berry)
  • ML service: 7.045

Ichiro Suzukirf
2 years/$13M (2013-14)

  • 2 years/$13M (2013-14)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/13/12
    • 13:$6.5M, 14:$6.5M
  • 5 years/$90M (2008-12)
    • signed extension with Seattle 7/13/07
    • $5M signing bonus
    • 08:$17M, 09:$17M, 10:$17M, 11:$17M, 12:$17M
    • $25M  ($5M annually) deferred at 5.5% interest, reducing deal’s average annual value to $16.1M (deferred money to be paid in annual installments Jan. 30 beginning year after his retirement)
    • limited no-trade clause allowing Ichiro to specify 10 clubs to which he may not be traded without his consent
    • performance and award bonuses, including $50,000 for All Star
    • interpreter, trainer, transportation for spring & regular season
    • 4 annual round-trip airline tickets from Seattle to Japan
    • housing allowance: $32,000 in 2008, $33,000 in 2009, $34,000 in 2010, $35,000 in 2011, $36,000 in 2012
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Seattle 7/23/12
  • 4 years/$44M (2004-07)
    • re-signed by Seattle 12/03 (avoided arbitration)
    • $6M signing bonus
    • 04:$5M, 05:$11M, 06:$11M, 07:$11M
    • limited no-trade clause (may block deals to 10 clubs)
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for Gold Glove, All Star selection
    • $1.25M in performance bonuses for plate appearances
      • $50,000 each for 400 PAs, 2004-06
      • $0.1M each for 500 & 600 PAs, 2004-06
      • $0.1M for 400 PAs, 2007
      • $0.2M each for 500 & 600 PAs, 2007
    • housing allowance: $28,000 in 2004, $29,000 in 2005, $30,000 in 2006, $31,000 in 2007
    • interpreter, trainer, transportation for spring & regular season
    • 4 annual round-trip airline tickets from Seattle to Japan
  • 3 years/$14.088 (2001-03)
    • $5M signing bonus
    • 01:$4M, 02:$2M, 03:$3M
    • $7M deferred with interest
      • $4M of bonus, $2M of 2001 salary, $1M of 2003 salary
    • full no-trade clause
    • performance bonuses:
      • $0.4M each for 200, 250, 300, 350, 450 PAs in 2001
      • $0.6M each for 200, 250, 300, 350, 450 PAs in 2003
    • award bonuses: $0.15M for MVP ($0.2M for 2nd award, $0.25M for 3rd). $0.1M for WS MVP. $75,000 for Rookie of the Year. $50,000 each for LCS MVP. Gold Glove, Silver Slugger. $75,000 for most All-Star votes. $50,000 for most All-Star votes in AL. $50,000 for All-Star start. $25,000 for All-Star reserve
    • $10,000 moving allowance, plus use of car, trainer, interpreter
    • 2001-03 housing allowances: $25,000, $26,000, $27,000
    • four 1st-class air tickets between Japan & Seattle, twice a year
  • Seattle paid $13.125M for negotiating rights with Ichiro (signed 11/00)
  • Orix of Japan Pacific League posted Ichiro after 2000 season
  • agent: Tony Attanasio
  • ML service: 13.000

Brett Gardner lf
1 year/$5.6M (2014)
4 years/$52M (2015-18), plus 2019 option

  • 4 years/$52M (2015-18), plus 2019 club option
    • signed extension with NY Yankees 2/23/14
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 15:$12M, 16:$13M, 17:$12M, 18:$11M, 19:$12.5M club option ($2M buyout)
    • assignment bonus: $1M if traded
  • 1 year/$5.6M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.85M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 12/7/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 375, 400, 425, 450, 475, 500 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$2.8M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/20/12 (avoided arbitration, $3.2M-$2.4M)
  • 1 year/$0.5495M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4525M (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/12/10
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 2/09 ($95,948 in minors)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 6/30/08
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2005 (3-109) (College of Charleston)
  • $0.21M signing bonus
  • agent: Pro Star Management
  • ML service: 5.072

David Robertson rhp
1 year/$5.215M (2014)

  • 1 year/$5.215M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.1M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/25/13 (avoided arbitration, $3.55M-$2.85M)
  • 1 year/$1.6M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • may earn additional $25,000 in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$460,450 (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/11
  • 1 year/$426,650 (2010)
    • re-signed by Yankees 3/12/10
  • 1 year/$406,825 (2009)
    • re-signed by Yankees 3/3/09 (split contract, $102,812 in minors)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Yankees 6/28/08
  • drafted 2006 (17-524) (Alabama)
  • $0.2M signing bonus
  • agents: Lapa-Leventhal
  • ML service: 5.070

Ivan Nova rhp
1 year/$3.3M (2014)

  • 1 year/$3.3M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5756M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.5272M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year/$0.4329M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Yankees 3/12/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • selected by San Diego from NY Yankees in Rule 5 draft 12/11/08
    • signed by San Diego 2/27/09
    • returned by San Diego to NYY Yankees 3/29/09
  • signed as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Relativity
  • ML service: 3.024

Chris Capuano lhp
1 year/$2.25M (2014)

  • 1 year/$2.25 (2014)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 2/20/14
    • may earn additional $0.5M in roster bonuses 
    • performance bonuses: $1.25M based on starts, beginning at 12. $1M based on innings, beginning at 70
    • DFA by Boston 6/25/14, released 7/1/14 
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 7/4/14 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Colorado 7/24/14
  • 2 years/$10 (2012-13), plus 2014 mutual option
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 12/1/11
    • 12:$3M, 13:$6M, 14:$8M mutual option ($1M buyout)
    • performance bonuses: $75,000 each for 160, 170, 180, 187, 195 innings annually. $0.25M for 360 innings in 2012-13
    • LA Dodgers declined 2014 option 10/31/13
  • 1 year/$1.5 (2011)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/3/11
    • performance bonuses based on starts (to 32) and IP (to 200)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/09 (minor-league deal)
    • may opt out of deal if not on Major League roster by 5/20/10 (deadline extended from 5/10)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2009)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as free agent 12/15/08 (minor-league deal)
    • $0.5M salary in majors
  • 1 year/$3.75M (2008)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/17/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Milwaukee 12/12/08
  • 1 year/$3.25M (2007)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/07 (avoided arbitration, $3.7M-$2.8M)
    • performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$0.45M (2006)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/06 (split contract, $0.272M in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.34M (2005)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/05
  • 1 year/$0.304M (2004)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Arizona 11/03
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/04
  • drafted by Arizona 1999 (8-238) (Duke)
  • agent: Michael Moye
  • ML service: 9.001

Brendan Ryan ss-2b
2 years/$5M (2014-15), plus 2016 option

  • 2 years/$5M (2014-15), plus 2016 option
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 11/27/13
    • 14:$2M, 15:$2M, 16:$2M club option / $1M player option
    • performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$3.25M (2013)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Seattle 9/11/13
  • 2 years/$2.75M (2011-12)
    • signed by Seattle 1/7/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • 11:$1M, 12:$1.75M
    • 2011 performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 400, 440 PAs. $75,000 each for 480, 520, 560, 600 PAs
    • 2012 performance bonuses: $0.15M for 450 PAs. $0.2M each for 500, 550, 600 PAs
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2010)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/4/10
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from St. Louis 12/12/10
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/28/09
  • 1 year/$0.393M (2008)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/4/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 11/05
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/06
  • drafted by St. Louis 2003 (7-215) (Lewis-Clark State College, Idaho)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 6.082

Esmil Rogers rhp
1 year/$1.85M (2014)

  • 1 year/$1.85M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Toronto 5/23/14, sent outright to Triple-A 5/24/14 
    • contract selected by Toronto 7/22/14 
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 7/31/14 after being DFA by Toronto 7/27/14
  • 1 year/$0.509M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade 6/12/12 after being DFA by Colorado 6/9/12
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Cleveland 11/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.417M (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.401M (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/4/09 ($65,000 in minors)
  • 1 year (2008)
  • signed as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 3.135

Shawn Kelley rhp
1 year/$1.765M (2014)

  • 1 year/$1.765M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.935M (2013)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/30/13 (avoided arbitration, $1.2M-$0.75M)
    • may earn additional $0.165M in roster bonuses for 60, 90, 120, 150 days on Major League roster
    • acquired by Yankees in trade 2/13/13 after DFA by Seattle 2/7/13
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2012)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2011)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4125M (2010)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/26/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/09
    • contract purchased by Seattle 4/4/09
  • drafted 2007 (13-405) (Austin Peay)
  • agent: Mike McCann, Turner Gary Sports
  • ML service: 4.128

Josh Outman lhp
1 year/$1.25M (2014)

  • 1 year/$1.25M (2014)
    • signed by Cleveland 1/15/14 (avoided arbitration) 
    • DFA by Cleveland 6/18/14, sent outright to Triple-A 6/25/14
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Cleveland 8/28/14
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/28/14
  • 1 year/$0.675M (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/16/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Colorado 12/18/13
  • 1 year/$0.482M (2012)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Oakland 1/16/12
    • signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/21/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • acquired in trade from Philadelphia 7/17/08 (Blanton deal)
    • contract purchased 9/2/08
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2005 (10-307) (Central Missouri State)
  • $52,500 signing bonus
  • agent: Turner Gary Sports
  • ML service: 4.036

Rich Hill lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 2/1/14 (minor-league contract)
    • may opt out of contract if not on Major League roster 5/15/14 
    • contract selected after being acquired by LA Angels in trade from Boston 7/1/14 
    • DFA by LA Angels 7/5/14, released 7/9/14
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 7/16/14 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/5/14
    • DFA by NY Yankees 8/29/14, sent outright to Triple-A 9/1/14
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/2/14
  • 1 year/$1M (2013)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/7/13 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • contract selected by Cleveland 3/11/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 12/30/11 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $0.725M in majors, may opt out in spring if not on major-league roster
    • contract purchased by Boston 2/21/12
    • non-tendered by Boston 11/30/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/31/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Boston 5/5/11
    • non-tendered by Boston 12/12/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 1/26/10 (minor-league contract)
    • $0.575M salary in majors (opted out)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 6/30/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Boston 9/13/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 10/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.445M (2009)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Chicago Cubs 2/2/09
    • signed by Baltimore 3/8/09
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 10/30/09
  • 1 year/$0.445M (2008)
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2007)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 6/05
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2002 (4-112) (Michigan)
  • $0.302M signing bonus
  • ML service: 6.037

Francisco Cervelli c
1 year/$0.7M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.7M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$515,350 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
    • placed on restricted list 8/5/13 (PED violation stemming from Biogenesis case)
  • 1 year/$0.5137M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year/$0.4557M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4108M (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/12/10
  • 1 year/$400,700 (2009)
    • re-signed by Yankees 3/3/09 (split contract, $65,000 in minors)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/07
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/4/08
  • signed by NY Yankees 2003 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Relativity
  • ML service: 3.146

David Phelps rhp
1 year/$541,425 (2014)

  • 1 year/$541,425 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year/$512,425 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/18/11
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2008 (14-440) (Notre Dame)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.156

Michael Pineda rhp
1 year/$538,475 (2014)

  • 1 year$538,475 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year/$528,475 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year/$528,475 (2012)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Seattle 1/13/12
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 11/19/10
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/11
  • signed by Seattle 12/05 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $35,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Relativity
  • ML service: 2.099

Adam Warren rhp
1 year/$0.5274M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5274M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year/$490,525 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 6/28/12
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2009 (4-135) (University of North Carolina)
  • $0.195M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.036

David Huff lhp
1 year/$0.505M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.505M (2014)
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade 1/24/14 after being DFA by NY Yankees 1/22/14
    • signed by San Francisco 3/4/14 
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 6/11/14 after being DFA by San Francisco 6/6/14
  • 1 year/$0.4936M (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/11/13
    • DFA by Cleveland 3/31/13, sent outright to Triple-A 4/2/13 
    • contract selected by Cleveland 5/13/13 
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 5/25/13 after being DFA by Cleveland 5/23/13 
    • DFA by NY Yankees 5/28/13, sent outright to Triple-A 6/1/13 
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/15/13 
  • 1 year/$0.4862M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4107M (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 5/17/09
  • drafted by Cleveland 2006 (1s-69) (UCLA)
  • $0.9M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.062

Dellin Betances rhp
1 year/$0.5021M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5021M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/19/10
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2006 (8-254) (Grand Street HS, Brooklyn)
  • $1M signing bonus (8th-round record)
  • agent: Hendricks Sports
  • ML service: 0.078

Manny Banuelos lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/12
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • signed by NY Yankees 2008 as an amateur free agent from Mexico
  • $0.45M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Jose Campos rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/13
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Seattle 1/13/12 (Pineda deal)
  • signed by Seattle 2009 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.000

Preston Claiborne rhp
1 year/$511,325 (2014)

  • 1 year/$511,325 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 5/3/13
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2010 (17-535) (Tulane)
  • ML service: 0.150

Ramon Flores of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/12
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • signed by NY Yankees 2008 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela 7/4/08
  • ML service: 0.000

Shane Greene rhp
1 year/$0.5M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/13
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2009 (15-465) (Daytona Beach CC, Fla.)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Slade Heathcott cf
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/13
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2009 (1-29) (Texas HS, Texarkana, Texas)
  • signed 8/17/09, $2.2M signing bonus
  • agent: Darek Braunecker
  • ML service: 0.000

Bryan Mitchell rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/13
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2009 (16-495) (Rockingham County HS, Hamlet, NC)
  • $0.8M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

J.R. Murphy c
1 year/$0.5027M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5027M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/1/13
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2009 (2-76) (Pendleton School, Bradenton, Fla.)
  • $1.25M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.029

Jose Pirela 2b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/16/14
  • signed by NY Yankees 7/2/06 as a free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.000

Jose A. Ramirez rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/12
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • signed by NY Yankees 10/10/07 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Antoan Richardson of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 2/1/13 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/16/11 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 9/4/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 11/1/11
  • drafted by San Francisco 2005 (35-1,062) (Vanderbilt)
  • ML service: 0.025

Chaz Roe rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • DFA by Texas 1/29/14 (refused assignment 2/5/14)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 2/6/14 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Miami 8/31/14
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Arizona for 2013 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Arizona 7/1/13
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Arizona 11/1/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 9/15/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Colorado 12/2/10
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • drafted by Colorado 2005 (1s-32) (Lafayette HS, Lexington, Ky.)
  • $1.025M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.053

Austin Romine c
1 year/$0.5248M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5248M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.482M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 9/11/11
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2007 (2-94) (El Toro HS, Calif.)
  • signed 8/15/07, $0.5M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.143

Gary Sanchez c
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/13
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • signed 7/09 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $3M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Zelous Wheeler 3b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 11/12/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 7/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Baltimore (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/12
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers from Milwaukee 3/29/12
    • DFA by Milwaukee 5/11/12, sent outright to Triple-A 5/14/12
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2007 (19-581) (Wallace State CC, Ala.)
  • ML service: 0.000

Chase Whitley rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 5/15/14
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2010 (15-475) (Troy)
  • ML service: 0.000

Minor leagues

Alfredo Aceves rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/15/14 (minor-league deal)
    • $35,000 signing bonus, salary of $1.2M in majors
    • performance bonuses based on games, starts up to $1.8M
    • may opt out of contract 3/28 or 6/30 if not on Major League roster 
    • released by Baltimore 3/28/14
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 3/29/14 (minor-league deal)
    • may opt out of contract if not on Major League roster 7/1/14 
    • DFA by NY Yankees 6/4/14
  • 1 year/$2.65M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses 
    • sent outright to Triple-A 7/14/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year/$1.2M (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston 2/5/12 (avoided arbitration, $1.6M-$0.9M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 5, 10, 15, 20 starts or 55, 60, 65, 70 games
  • 1 year/$0.65M (2011)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 2/9/11 (split, $0.2M in minors)
  • 1 year/$435,650 (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/12/10
    • non-tendered by NY Yankees 12/2/10
  • 1 year/$406,750 (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 2/09 ($90,000 in minors)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 8/28/08
  • signed by NY Yankees 2/08 as a free agent from the Mexican League
  • agent: O’Connell Sports
  • ML service: 4.039

Zoilo Almonte rf
1 year/$0.5113M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5113M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
    • DFA by NY Yankees 9/2/14, sent outright to Triple-A 9/5/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/18/11
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • signed by NY Yankees 2007 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.104

Andrew Bailey rhp
1 year/$2.5M (2014), plus 2015 option

  • 1 year/$2.5M (2014), plus 2015 club option
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/22/14 (minor-league contract)
    • 2014 salary of $1.975M in majors
    • performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$4.1M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Boston 12/2/13
  • 1 year/$3.9M (2012)
    • signed by Boston 1/25/12 (avoided arbitration, $4.7M-$3.35M)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 50, 55 games finished
  • 1 year/$0.465M (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Oakland 12/28/11
  • 1 year/$0.435M (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2009
    • contract purchased by Oakland 4/4/09
  • drafted by Oakland 2006 (6-188) (Wagner College)
  • $0.135M signing bonus
  • agent: Athletes First
  • ML service: 5.000

Heath Bell rhp
3 years/$27M (2012-14), plus 2015 option

  • 3 years/$27M (2012-14), plus 2015 option
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/5/11
    • $3M signing bonus (deferred without interest)
    • 12:$6M, 13:$9M, 14:$9M
    • 2015 option guaranteed at $9M with 55 games finished in 2014 or 100 GF in 2013-14
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for LCS MVP, All-Star. $0.1M each for WS MVP, Rolaids award
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Miami 10/20/12 (Marlins pay $8M of remaining $21M on contract)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Arizona 12/3/13 (Rays receive $0.5M from Diamondbacks & $4M of cash Miami paid in 2012 trade) 
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 5/4/14, released by Tampa Bay 5/11/14 
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 5/18/14 (minor-league deal) 
    • opted out of contract with Baltimore 6/8/14
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 6/13/14 (minor-league deal) 
  • 1 year/$7.5M (2011)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4M (2010)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/15/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.255M (2009)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2008)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/08
  • 1 year/$0.3855M (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed 3/05
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2003) (split contract)
  • agent: Levinsons, ACES
  • ML service: 8.099

Greg Bird 1b
2014

  • drafted by NY Yankees 2011 (5-179) (Grandview HS, Aurora, Colo.)
  • $1.1M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Cesar Cabral lhp
1 year/$510,825 (2014)

  • 1 year/$510,825 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
    • DFA by NY Yankees 4/19/14, sent outright to Triple-A 4/21/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Yankees 6/14/13 
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/1/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • selected by Kansas City from Boston in Rule 5 draft 12/8/11
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Kansas City 12/8/11
    • as player selected in Rule 5 draft for second consecutive year, Cabral may become a free agent if he clears waivers and need not be returned to Boston, his original club
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • selected by Tampa Bay from Boston in Rule 5 draft 12/9/10
    • signed by Tampa Bay 2/26/11
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Tampa Bay 3/12/11
    • claimed by Tampa Bay off waivers from Toronto 3/14/11
    • returned by Tampa Bay to Boston 3/28/11
  • signed by Boston 2006 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 1.105

Russ Canzler 1b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 11/23/13 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers from Toronto 1/2/13
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers from Cleveland 1/4/13 
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers 2/5/13 after being DFA by NY Yankees 2/1/13
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 7/12/12 after being DFA by Baltimore 7/6/13 
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 8/27/13, sent outright to Triple-A 8/30/13 
  • 1 year (2012)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade 1/31/12 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 1/27/12
    • signed by Cleveland 3/9/12
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 12/21/12 after being DFA by Cleveland 12/18/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Tampa Bay 12/2/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 9/11/11
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2004 (30-906) (Hazleton Area HS, Pa.)
  • ML service: 0.051

Ian Clarkin lhp
2014

  • drafted by NY Yankees 2013 (1-33) (Madison HS, San Diego)
  • $1.6501M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Edgmer Escalona rhp
1 year/$0.55M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.55M (2014)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 11/20/13
    • released by Baltimore 6/23/14 
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 7/2/14 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$0.491M (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
    • DFA by Colorado 8/23/13, sent outright to Triple-A 8/29/13 
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • signed as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Praver/Shapiro
  • ML service: 1.152

Ty Hensley rhp
2014

  • drafted by NY Yankees 2012 (1-30) (Santa Fe HS, Edmond, Okla.)
  • $1.2M signing bonus ($1.6M slot)
  • agent: Rob Martin, ICON Sports
  • ML service:

David Herndon rhp
2014

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 11/29/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2012)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/12
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Philadelphia 10/23/12 
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 11/6/12 after being DFA by Toronto 10/31/12 
    • elected free agency 11/20/12
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2011)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • selected by Philadelphia from LA Angels in Rule 5 draft 12/10/09
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/10
  • drafted by LA Angels 2006 (5-162) (Gulf Coast CC, Fla.)
  • $0.1575M signing bonus
  • drafted by Minnesota 2005 (23-705) (did not sign)
  • agent: Joshua Kusnick
  • ML service: 2.158 (through 2012)

Eric Jagielo 3b
2014

  • drafted by NY Yankees 2013 (1-26) (Notre Dame)
  • $1.8394M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Corban Joseph ss
2014

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Yankees 11/21/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/18/11
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2008 (4-140) (Franklin HS, Tenn.)
  • $0.207M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.027

Aaron Judge of
2014

  • drafted by NY Yankees 2013 (1-32) (Fresno State)
  • $1.8M signing bonus ($1.6771M slot)
  • ML service:

Gosuke Katoh 2b
2014

  • drafted by NY Yankees 2013 (2-66) (Rancho Bernardo HS, San Diego)
  • $0.8457M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Cole Kimball rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/7/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/6/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A 7/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Washington 11/19/10
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Washington 11/16/11
    • claimed by Washington off waivers from Toronto 11/18/11
  • drafted by Washington 2006 (12-361) (Centenary)
  • agent: Dave Pepe, Pro Agents, Inc.
  • ML service: 1.138

Chris Leroux rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/27/14 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 4/26/14
    • DFA by NY Yankees 5/3/14, sent outright to Triple-A 5/5/14 
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 7/23/14 
    • DFA by NY Yankees 7/25/14, sent outright to Triple-A 7/27/14
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/11/14
    • DFA by NY Yankees 8/13/14, sent outright to Triple-A 8/16/14
  • 1 year/$0.502M (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 4/12/13, sent outright to Triple-A 4/16/13 
    • 1 year/$0.5M (2013), plus 2014 vesting option
    • signed by Yakult of Japan 4/23/13
  • 1 year/$0.486M (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 7/6/12
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 9/1/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/2/10
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers from Florida 9/13/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by Florida 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Florida 3/09
  • drafted by Florida 2005 (7-216) (Winthrop)
  • $0.152M signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 2.030

Jim Miller rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Yankees as a free agent 11/11/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 7/1/14 
    • DFA by NY Yankees 7/11/14, sent outright to Triple-A 7/13/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/7/13 
    • DFA by NY Yankees 9/11/13, sent outright to Triple-A 9/14/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13 
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/11/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 4/25/12
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers from Oakland 11/30/12
    • DFA by NY Yankees 12/19/12, sent outright to Triple-A 12/21/12 
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 1/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 9/6/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Colorado 10/6/11 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Baltimore (split contract)
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/09 (split contract, $65,000 in minors)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 10/29/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 9/1/08
  • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Colorado 1/12/07 (Rodrigo Lopez)
  • drafted by Colorado 2004 (8-230) (Louisiana-Monroe)
  • $12,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.018

Francisco Rondon lhp
2014

  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/12
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13 
    • DFA by NY Yankees 5/25/13
  • signed by NY Yankees 2/25/06 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2012)

Luis Severino rhp
2014

  • signed by NY Yankees 2011 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.225M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Scott Sizemore inf
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/29/14 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 4/15/14 
    • released by NY Yankees 7/31/14
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 8/9/14 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Oakland 11/22/13
  • 1 year/$0.485M (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/11
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Detroit 5/27/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/27/10
  • drafted by Detroit 2006 (5-142) (Virginia Commonwealth)
  • $0.1975M signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.046

Yoshinori Tateyama rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Yankees as a free agent 12/25/13 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/20/12 (minor-league deal)
    • may request release 3/26/13 if he will not make ML roster
    • $0.1M retention bonus if he agrees to start season in minors
    • may opt out of contract 6/1/13 if not on Major League roster
    • released by Texas 3/21/13 
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 3/23/13 (minor-league contract) 
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Texas 6/21/13 
  • 1 year (2011), plus 2012-13 club options
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/30/09 (split contract)
    • Texas exercised $1M option for 2012 10/31/11
    • Texas declined $1.2M option for 2013 10/30/12
  • 1999-2010: Nippon Ham Fighters of Japan’s Pacific League
  • agent: Pro Star Management
  • ML service: 1.044

Mason Williams of
2014

  • drafted by NY Yankees 2010 (4-145) (West Orange HS, Winter Garden, Fla.)
  • $1.45M signing bonus
  • agent: Bobby Barad
  • ML service:

 

 

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