New York Yankees

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

A group led by George Steinbrenner bought the Yankees for $8.7M in 1973. Forbes valued the club at $3.4 billion in March, 2016. Bloomberg valued the franchise at $3.28 billion in October, 2013.

YANKEES PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2016 $225,997,792 $ ( )
2015 $217,758,571 $223,589,947 ( 2)
2014 $197.230,609 $218,457,904 ( 2)
2013 $228,106,125 $237,018,889 ( 1)
2012 $209,792,900 $223,302,212 ( 1)
2011 $207,047,964 $216,044,956 ( 1)
2010 $213,359,389 $215,053,064 ( 1)
2009 $201,449,189 $220,024,917 ( 1)
2008 $209,081,577 $222,519,480 ( 1)
2007 $189,639,045 $218,311,394 ( 1)
2006 $194,663,079 $207,461,320 ( 1)
2005 $208,306,817 $207,152,931 ( 1)
2004 $184,193,950 $187,918,394 ( 1)
2003 $152,749,814 $180,322,403 ( 1)
2002 $125,928,583 $133,429,757 ( 1)
2001 $112,287,143 $114,457,768 ( 2)
2000 $107,588,459 $ 95,285,187 ( 1)
  • 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.

Brian Cashman Senior VP, General Manager
3 years (2015-17)

  • 3 years (2015-17)
    • signed extension with NY Yankees 10/10/14
  • 3 years/$9M (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, Assistant GM Jean Afterman
  • VP, Amateur Scouting Damon Oppenheimer
  • VP, Player Development Gary Denbo
  • Assistant GM Michael Fishman
  • Director, Pro Scouting Kevin Reese

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

  • 4 years/$16M (2014-17)
    • signed extension with NY Yankees 10/9/13
    • deal pays $4M annually
  • 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

 

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
    • signed extension with Cleveland 2002
    • $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 by Cleveland 1998 (1-20) (Vallejo HS, Calif.)
  • $1.3M signing bonus
  • ML service: 15.000

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: 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: 2.000

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: Boras Corp. (previously Joe Urbon)
  • ML service: 8.037

Alex Rodriguez dh-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, paying $6M each for reaching 660, 714, 755 and tying (762) and breaking (763) 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, activated 10/30/14
  • 10 years/$252M (2001-10)
    • signed by Texas as a 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 in 10-day window after 2007 World Series
    • 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 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: None. Previously Dan Lozano (baseball) and Steve Loy (marketing). Originally represented by Scott Boras
  • ML service: 21.011

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 and 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: 10.117

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
    • limited no-trade clause allowing Beltran to block deals to 15 clubs (for 2016, Beltran may be traded without his permission to Cleveland, Detroit, Kansas City, LA Dodgers, St. Louis, Tampa Bay, Washington and seven other clubs)
  • 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, MVP Sports (previously Boras Corp.)
  • ML service: 17.014

Brett Gardner lf
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: 7.072

Chase Headley 3b
4 years/$52M (2015-18)

  • 4 years/$52M (2015-18)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/15/14
    • 15:$13M, 16:$13M, 17:$13M, 18:$13M
    • annual performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 475, 500, 525, 550 plate appearances
    • one-time assignment bonus: $1M if traded
  • 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: 7.123

Aroldis Chapman lhp
1 year/$11.325M (2016)

  • 1 year/$11.325 (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees 2/12/16 (avoided arbitration, $13M-$9M)
    • suspended for first 30 games of 2016 season, with Chapman losing 30 days’ ML service and pay, or $1,856,557
  • 1 year/$8.05M (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/13/15 (avoided arbitration, $8.7M-$6.65M)
    • award bonuses
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Cincinnati 12/28/15
  • 1 year/$5M (2014), plus bonus
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/28/14 (avoided arbitration, $5.4M-$4.6M)
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 for All-Star selection
    • also due deferred $3M bonus when arbitration-eligible after 2013
  • 6 years/$30.25M (2010-15)
    • signed by Cincinnati as an amateur free agent 1/11/10
    • $16.25M signing bonus ($1.5M at signing; $1.5M each Nov. 1, 2010-13; $1.25M each Nov. 1, 2014-20)
    • 10:$1M, 11:$1M, 12:$2M, 13:$2M, 14:$3M, 15:$5M player option
    • Chapman must decide whether to accept or decline 2015 player option within 5 days after end of 2014 World Series
    • if Chapman qualifies for arbitration after 2012, $5M is converted to a bonus and he becomes arbitration-eligible
    • if Chapman qualifies for arbitration after 2013, $3M is converted to a bonus and he becomes arbitration-eligible (met 10/2013)
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 for All-Star selection
  • defected from Cuba to Netherlands 7/1/09
  • agent: Magnus Sports (previously Relativity Baseball, Hendricks Sports)
  • ML service: 5.034

Andrew Miller lhp
4 years/$36M (2015-18)

  • 4 years/$36M (2015-18)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/5/14
    • 15-18:$9M annually
  • 1 year/$1,903,125 (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 2/15/14 (avoided arbitration, $2.15M-$1.55M)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Boston 7/31/14
  • 1 year/$1.475M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.04M (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston 12/6/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 20, 25 starts
  • 1 year (2011), plus 2012 club option
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 12/16/10 (minor-league contract)
    • 11: split contract ($1.3M in majors), 12: club option
    • roster, performance bonuses
    • may opt out if not on Major League roster by specified date
    • $3M option for 2012 guaranteed if Boston designates Miller for assignment and another club claims him off waivers
    • contract purchased by Boston 6/19/11
    • Boston declined 2012 option 10/31/11
  • 1 year/$1,790,219 (2010)
    • renewed by Florida 3/2/10
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Florida 11/12/10
    • non-tendered by Boston 12/2/10
  • 4 years/$5.4M (2006-09)
    • signed Major League contract with Detroit 8/06
    • $3.55M signing bonus
    • on Major League roster: 08:$1.325M, 09:$1.575M
    • escalators may bring total package to $7.5M, depending on when Miller makes 25-man roster
    • contract guarantees September call-up in 2006
    • Miller may opt out of contract early & go to arbitration
    • acquired by Florida in trade from Detroit 12/4/07
  • drafted by Detroit 2006 (1-6)
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2003 (3-68) (did not sign)
  • agents: Darek Braunecker, Jim Lindell, Mark Rodgers
  • ML service: 7.062

Starlin Castro ss
7 years/$60M (2013-19), plus 2020 option

  • 7 years/$60M (2013-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed extension with Chicago Cubs 8/28/12
    • $6M signing bonus
    • 13:$5M, 14:$5M, 15:$6M, 16:$7M, 17:$9M, 18:$10M, 19:$11M, 20:$16M club option ($1M buyout)
    • performance bonuses
    • 2019 salary and 2020 option increase by $2M each with one MVP in 2013-19 or two Top 5 finishes in MVP vote, 2013-19
    • deal does not include no-trade protection
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Chicago Cubs 12/8/15
  • 1 year/$0.567M (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/12
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 5/7/10
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 2004 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball
  • ML service: 5.150

Nathan Eovaldi rhp
1 year/$5.6M (2016)

  • 1 year/$5.6M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/19/16 (avoided arbitration, $6.3M-$4.9M)
  • 1 year/$3.3M (2015)
    • re-signed by 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.517M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Miami 12/19/14
  • 1 year/$0.502M (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12
    • acquired by Miami in trade from LA Dodgers 7/25/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 8/6/11
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2008 (11-337) (Alvin HS, Texas)
  • $0.25M signing bonus
  • ML service: 4.013

Michael Pineda rhp
1 year/$4.3M (2016)

  • 1 year/$4.3M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.1M (2015)
    • re-signed by 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 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: 4.099

Ivan Nova rhp
1 year/$4.1M (2016)

  • 1 year/$4.1M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/28/16 (avoided arbitration, $4.6M-$3.8M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 140, 160, 180, 200 innings
  • 1 year/$3.3M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/14/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 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 by NY Yankees 7/04 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Relativity Baseball
  • ML service: 5.024

Dustin Ackley lf
1 year/$3.2M (2016)

  • 1 year/$3.2M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.6M (2015)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $50,000 for 500 plate appearances
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Seattle 7/30/15 with $937,704 remaining on contract
  • 5 years/$7.5M (2010-14)
    • signed Major League contract with Seattle 8/17/09
    • $6M signing bonus (paid in five annual installments of $1.2M)
    • 10:$0.4M, 11:$0.3M, 12:$0.2M, 13:$0.3M, 14:$0.3M
    • salaries in majors: 10:$0.5M, 11:$0.6M, 12:$0.9M, 13:$1.5M, 14:$0.5M
    • if Ackley would otherwise be eligible for arbitration, he may void remainder of deal and go to arbitration
  • drafted by Seattle 2009 (1-2) (North Carolina)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 4.087

Didi Gregorius ss
1 year/$2.425M (2016)

  • 1 year/$2.425 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/18/16 (avoided arbitration, $2.525M-$2.3M)
  • 1 year/$0.5539M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5065M (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Arizona 12/5/14
  • 1 year/$0.491M (2013)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/12
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Cincinnati (via Cleveland) 12/11/12
  • signed by Cincinnati 8/07 as an amateur free agent from the Netherlands
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 2.159

Aaron Hicks of
1 year/$0.574M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.574M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Minnesota 11/11/15
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • drafted by Minnesota 2008 (1-14) (Wilson HS, Long Beach)
  • signed 6/08, $1.78M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA
  • ML service: 2.041

Austin Romine c
1 year/$0.556M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.556M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5541M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
    • DFA by NY Yankees 4/4/15, sent outright to Triple-A 4/8/15
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/1/15
  • 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
  • agent: Moye Sports
  • ML service: 2.045

Chasen Shreve lhp
1 year/$0.5334M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5334M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year/$510,275 (2015)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Atlanta 1/1/15
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/19/14
  • drafted by Atlanta 2010 (11-344) (JC of Southern Nevada)
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.041

Greg Bird 1b
1 year/$0.5253M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5253M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/13/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2011 (5-179) (Grandview HS, Aurora, Colo.)
  • $1.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 0.053

Luis Severino rhp
1 year/$0.5213M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5213M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/5/15
  • signed by NY Yankees 2011 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.225M signing bonus
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball
  • ML service: 0.061

Bryan Mitchell rhp
1 year/$0.51665M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.51665M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
  • 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: 0.129

Kirby Yates rhp
1 year/$0.5119M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5119M (2016)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 1/8/16 after being DFA by Cleveland 1/5/16
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5128M (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/8/15
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade 11/25/15 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 11/20/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/14
  • signed by Tampa Bay 6/19/09 as amateur free agent (Yavapai JC, Ariz.)
  • ML service: 1.066

Mason Williams of
1 year/$0.5097M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5097M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 11/20/14
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2010 (4-145) (West Orange HS, Winter Garden, Fla.)
  • $1.45M signing bonus
  • agent: Bobby Barad
  • ML service: 0.116

Ronnie Torreyes 2b-ss
1 year/$0.5086M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5086M (2016)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 1/12/16 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 1/7/16
    • claimed off waivers by LA Angels 1/25/16 after being DFA by NY Yankees 1/15/16
    • claimed off waivers by NY Yankees 2/1/16 after being DFA by LA Angels 1/27/16
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Houston 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
    • acquired by Toronto in trade 5/15/15 after being DFA by Houston 5/7/15
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Toronto 6/12/15
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/2/13
  • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Cincinnati 12/23/11
  • signed by Cincinnati 2/23/10 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.022

Johnny Barbato rhp
1 year/$0.5075M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 11/20/15
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from San Diego 12/29/14
  • drafted by San Diego 2010 (6-184) (Verala HS, Miami)
  • $1.4M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Dellin Betances rhp
1 year/$0.5075M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
  • 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: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 2.078

Luis Cessa rhp
1 year/$0.5075M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Detroit 11/3/15
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Detroit 12/9/15
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • acquired by Detroit in trade from NY Mets 7/31/15 (Cespedes deal)
  • signed by NY Mets 7/9/08 as a free agent from Mexico
  • ML service: 0.000

Richard Bleier lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/18/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 5/26/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/13/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • selected by Toronto from Texas in Rule 5 draft 12/12/13
  • drafted by Texas 2008 (6-183) (Florida Gulf Coast)
  • $0.12M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Vicente Campos rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 11/4/15
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/15/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/13
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
    • non-tendered by NY Yankees 12/2/14
  • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Seattle 1/13/12
  • signed by Seattle 2009 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: TLA Worldwide
  • ML service: 0.000

Ben Gamel of
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 11/20/15
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2010 (10-325) (Bishop Kenny HS, Jacksonville)
  • $0.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 0.000

Nick Goody rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 7/25/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2012 (6-217) (LSU)
  • $0.14M signing bonus ($0.1544M slot)
  • ML service: 0.039

J.R. Graham rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/2/16
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 5/14/16 after being DFA by Minnesota 5/6/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • selected by Minnesota from Atlanta in Rule 5 draft 12/11/14
    • signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
  • drafted by Atlanta 2011 (4-146) (Santa Clara)
  • $0.1746M signing bonus
  • agent: Sosnick-Cobbe
  • ML service: 1.000

Chad Green rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 5/14/16
  • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Detroit 12/9/15
  • drafted by Detroit 2013 (11-336) (Louisville)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Jacob Lindgren lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 5/24/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2014 (2-55) (Mississippi State)
  • $1.0187M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.049

Conor Mullee rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 5/14/16
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2010 (24-745) (St. Peter’s, N.J.)
  • ML service: 0.000

Tyler Olson lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 1/12/16 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 1/6/16
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • contract selected by Seattle 4/5/15
    • claimed by LA Dodgers off waivers 12/18/15 after being DFA by Seattle 12/16/15
  • drafted by Seattle 2013 (7-207) (Gonzaga)
  • $10,000 signing bonus ($0.1838M slot)
  • agent: Jackson Management
  • ML service: 0.059

James Pazos lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/1/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2012 (13-427) (San Diego)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.034

Branden Pinder rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 11/20/14
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2011 (16-509) (Long Beach State)
  • ML service: 0.091

Rob Refsnyder 2b
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 7/11/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2012 (5-187) (Arizona)
  • $0.2059M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: PSI Sport
  • ML service: 0.043

Nick Rumbelow rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 6/22/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2013 (7-224) (LSU)
  • $0.1M signing bonus ($0.1608M slot)
  • ML service: 0.061

Gary Sanchez c
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/13
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • signed by NY Yankees 7/09 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $3M signing bonus
  • agent: Magnus Sports
  • ML service: 0.023

Layne Somsen rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 4/25/16
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers from Cincinnati 5/24/16
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2013 (22-675) (South Dakota State)
  • ML service: 0.000

 

Minor leagues

Domingo Acevedo rhp
2016

  • signed by NY Yankees 10/17/12 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $7,500 signing bonus
  • ML service:

Lane Adams rf
2016

  • 2016
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 1/15/16 after being DFA by Kansas City 1/6/16
    • DFA by NY Yankees 2/1/16, sent outright to Triple-A 2/11/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/21/14
  • drafted by Kansas City 2009 (13-293) (Red Oak HS, Okla.)
  • $0.225M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.028

Miguel Andujar 3b
2016

  • signed by NY Yankees 7/2/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.75M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Tyler Austin of
2016

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 11/20/14
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
    • DFA by NY Yankees 9/1/15, sent outright to Triple-A 9/9/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2010 (13-415) (Heritage HS, Conyers, Ga.)
  • $0.13M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2014)

Ian Clarkin lhp
2016

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

Tyler Cloyd rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees as free agent 2/9/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 11/3/14 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cleveland 1/7/15
    • signed for 2015 by Samsung Lions of Korea
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Cleveland as free agent 12/13/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/13
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers from Philadelphia 10/2/13 
    • DFA by Cleveland 11/25/13, non-tendered 12/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 8/29/12
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2008 (18-556) (Bellevue, Neb.)
  • ML service: 0.094 (through 2014) 

Phil Coke lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/8/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Atlanta 3/25/16
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 4/25/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 5/6/16
    • DFA by NY Yankees 5/17/16, sent outright to Triple-A 5/20/16
  • 1 year/$2.25M (2015)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 3/5/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $2.25M in majors)
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55 games. $0.15M each for 60, 65, 70 games
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 3/30/15
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 5/18/15, released 5/26/15
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 5/31/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 6/11/15
    • refused assignment 6/23/15
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 6/27/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.9M (2014)
    • re-signed by Detroit 11/21/13 (avoided arbitration) (non-guaranteed deal)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 60, 65, 70 games
  • 1 year/$1.85M (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2012)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/16/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2011)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2010)
    • signed by Detroit 1/27/10
  • 1 year/$0.4033M (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/29/09 (split contract, $65,000 in minors)
    • acquired by Detroit in 3-way trade from NY Yankees 12/9/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 9/1/08
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2002 (26-786) (San Joaquin Delta College)
  • agent: Full Circle Sports
  • ML service: 6.028 (through 2014)

Neal Cotts lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 3/2/16 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors
    • released by Houston 3/25/16
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 4/3/16 (minor-league contract)
    • exercised right to opt out of contract 5/17/16 (released 5/18/16)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 5/20/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$3M (2015)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/30/15
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Milwaukee 8/21/15
  • 1 year/$2.2M (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/15/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 5/21/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/20/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent for 2011 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/4/10 (minor-league contract)
    • $0.9M in majors, $0.12M in minors
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2009)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 12/12/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses
    • non-tendered by Chicago Cubs 12/12/09
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2008)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 12/13/07 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 50, 55, 60 games
    • award bonuses: $0.15M for WS MVP. $0.1M each for MVP, LCS MVP, Rolaids ($75,000 for 2nd in vote, $50,000 for 3rd-4th). $75,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove
  • 1 year/$0.825M (2007)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs 1/07 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses, including $0.15M for World Series MVP
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2006)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/06
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Chicago White Sox 11/064
  • 1 year/$0.33M (2005)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/05
  • 1 year/$0.31M (2004)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/04
  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Oakland 12/02
  • drafted by Oakland 2001 (2-69) (Illinois State)
  • $0.525M signing bonus
  • agent: Joe Bick
  • ML service: 7.041

Jonathan Diaz ss
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/8/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/2/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/28/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 5/15/15
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/30/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 10/28/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/11/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/1/14
    • DFA by Toronto 6/25/14, sent outright to Triple-A 6/27/14
    • refused assignment by Toronto 10/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/7/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 6/29/13
    • DFA by Boston 7/8/13
  • drafted by Toronto 2006 (12-360) (N.C. State)
  • ML service: 0.063

Taylor Dugas of
2016

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 7/1/15
    • DFA by NY Yankees 7/9/15, sent outright to Triple-A 7/11/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2012 (8-277) (Alabama)
  • $10,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.137 (through 2014)

Dustin Fowler of
2016

  • drafted by NY Yankees 2013 (18-554) (West Laurens HS, Dexter, Ga.)
  • $0.278M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Wilkerman Garcia ss
2016

  • signed by NY Yankees 7/2/14 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $1.35M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Domingo German rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/11/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
    • non-tendered by NY Yankees 12/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Miami 11/20/14
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Miami 12/19/14
  • signed by Miami 8/8/10 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.034

Aaron Judge of
2016

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

James Kaprielian rhp
2016

  • drafted by NY Yankees 2015 (1-16) (UCLA)
  • $2.65M signing bonus ($2.5433M slot)
  • ML service:

Gosuke Katoh 2b
2016

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

Pete Kozma 2b-ss
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/5/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.522M (2015)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by St. Louis 11/2/15
  • 1 year/$0.518M (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
    • DFA by St. Louis 6/25/14 (optional assignment)
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/29/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 11/17/10
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/11
  • drafted by St. Louis 2007 (1-18) (Owassa HS, Okla.)
  • signed 7/21/07, $1.395M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 2.108

Jorge Mateo ss
2016

  • signed by NY Yankees 1/28/12 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.225M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Diego Moreno rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 11/30/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 6/22/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A 11/2/15
  • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Pittsburgh 2/17/12
  • signed by Pittsburgh 8/06 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.072

Chris Parmelee 1b
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/22/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/27/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 6/16/15
    • DFA by Baltimore 7/31/15
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 3/27/14
    • contract selected by Minnesota 5/9/14
    • DFA by Minnesota 12/13/14, sent outright to Triple-A 12/23/14 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$0.4975M (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/19/10
  • drafted by Minnesota 2006 (1-20) (Chino Hills HS, Calif.)
  • $1.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 2.112

Vinnie Pestano rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/5/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.15M (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 11/10/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by LA Angels 7/28/15, sent outright to Triple-A 8/3/15
    • elected free agency 10/9/15
  • 1 year/$0.975M (2014)
    • lost arbitration with Cleveland 2/8/14 ($1.45M-$0.975M)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Cleveland 8/7/14
  • 1 year/$0.501M (2013)
    • renewed by Cleveland 3/11/13
  • 1 year/$0.4912M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/12
  • 1 year/$0.4141M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 9/23/10
  • drafted by Cleveland 2006 (20-611) (Cal State Fullerton)
  • ML service: 3.118

Donovan Solano 2b-3b
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/8/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5315M (2015)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/3/15
    • DFA by Miami 6/5/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/6/15
    • contract selected by Miami 6/18/15
    • DFA by Miami 6/20/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/22/15
    • contract selected by Miami
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Miami 10/12/15
  • 1 year/$0.5115M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year/$0.4915M (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Miami as an amateur free agent 11/22/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Miami 5/20/12
  • signed by St. Louis 2005 as an amateur free agent from Colombia
  • ML service: 3.092

Anthony Swarzak rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/5/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.95M (2015)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/15/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.9M in performance bonuses)
    • may earn additional $0.35M in performance bonuses
    • DFA by Cleveland 5/9/15, sent outright to Triple-A 5/14/15
  • 1 year/$0.935M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 11/25/14
  • 1 year/$0.5025M (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • 1 year/$0.4875M (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/7/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/19/08
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/8/09
  • drafted by Minnesota 2004 (2-61) (Nova HS, Ft. Lauderdale)
  • $0.575M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 4.078

Nick Swisher 1b-rf
4 years/$56M (2013-16), plus 2017 option

  • 4 years/$56M (2013-16), plus 2017 vesting option
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/23/12
    • 13:$11M, 14:$15M, 15:$15M, 16:$15M, 17:$14M vesting option
    • 2017 option guaranteed if Swisher has 550 plate appearances in 2016 and passes physical at the end of the 2016 season
    • acquired by Atlanta in a trade from Cleveland 8/7/15 (Indians to pay Atlanta $15M to cover a portion of the 2016 salaries for Swisher and Michael Bourn)
    • released by Atlanta 3/28/16
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 4/13/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 5 years/$26.75M (2007-11), plus 2012 club option
    • signed extension with Oakland 5/11/07, replacing 1 year/$0.4M deal for 2007 signed 3/07
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 07:$0.7M, 08:$3.5M, 09:$5.3M, 10:$6.75M, 11:$9M,
      12:$10.25M club option ($1M buyout)
    • 2012 option increases to $12M with top 5 in MVP vote any year 2007-11
    • limited no-trade clause 2011-12 (may block deals to 6 clubs)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Oakland 1/4/08
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from White Sox 11/18/08
    • NY Yankees exercised $10.25M club option 10/29/11
  • 1 year/$0.335M (2006)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.3165M (2005)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/05
  • 1 year (2004)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 9/3/04
  • drafted by Oakland 2002 (1-16) (Ohio State)
  • $1.78M signing bonus
  • agent: Dan Lozano (previously Joe Bick)
  • ML service: 11.031

Matt Tracy lhp
2016

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 4/11/15
    • claimed by Miami off waivers 4/18/15 after being DFA by NY Yankees 4/12/15
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 4/22/15 after being DFA by Miami 4/21/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Yankees 6/4/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2011 (24-749) (Mississippi)
  • ML service: 0.008

Tyler Wade ss
2016

  • drafted by NY Yankees 2013 (4-134) (Murrieta Valley HS, Murrieta, Calif.)
  • $0.3713M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: