Toronto Blue Jays

Service time in years & days (through 2014 season).

Rogers Communications bought the Blue Jays for $120M in 2000.
Forbes magazine valued the club at $870M in March, 2015.
Bloomberg valued the franchise at $950M in October, 2013.

BLUE JAYS PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2015 $125,915,800 $ ( )
2014 $137,177,700 $135,435,701 (10)
2013 $119,277,800 $125,879,791 ( 9)
2012 $ 83,739,200 $ 92,133,335 (17)
2011 $ 70,567,800 $ 75,851,382 (21)
2010 $ 78,689,357 $ 86,803,549 (18)
2009 $ 80,538,300 $ 84,130,513 (17)
2008 $ 97,973,900 $ 98,343,520 (13)
2007 $ 81,942,800 $ 95,069,351 (15)
2006 $ 71,915,000 $ 72,439,018 (13)
2005 $ 45,719,500 $ 45,698,000 (24)
2004 $ 50,071,000 $ 50,651,626 (22)
2003 $ 51,269,000 $ 61,175,638 (22)
2002 $ 76,864,333 $ 66,814,971 (13)
2001 $ 76,896,000 $ 74,274,440 (12)
2000 $ 46,363,332 $ 54,518,816 (16)
  • 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.

Alex Anthopoulos Senior VP, Baseball Operations and GM
2010 -

  • 2010 –
    • promoted to GM by Toronto 10/3/09, replacing J.P. Ricciardi
    • VP, Baseball Operaitons & Assistant GM, 2006-09
  • VP, Baseball Operations & Assistant General Manager Tony LaCava
  • Assistant General Manager Andrew Tinnish
  • Special Assistant to the GM Dana Brown
  • Director, Amateur Scouting Brian Parker
  • Director, Professional Scouting Perry Minasian
  • Director, Minor League Operations Charlie Wilson
  • former Senior VP, Baseball Operations & GM J.P. Ricciardi
    • 3 years (2008-10)
      • signed extension with Toronto 12/05
    • 5 years (2003-07)
      • signed extension with Toronto 10/02
      • extension does not include “out” clause
    • 3 years (2002-04)
      • hired by Toronto 11/01
      • deal includes “out” clause (removed with first extension)

John Gibbons Manager
2 years (2013-14), plus options

  • 2 years (2013-14), plus 2015 option
    • hired as manager by Toronto 11/20/12
    • if not fired by Jan. 1, option season becomes guaranteed and another option year is added to end of the deal 
    • 2015 option vested, 2016 option added 1/1/14
  • 2012: manager, Double-A San Antonio (San Diego)
  • 2009-11: bench coach, Kansas City
  • 2004-08: manager, Toronto
    • 1 year/$0.65M (2008). Signed extension 2/07. Fired 6/20/08
    • 2 years (2006-07). 2007:$0.5M. Signed extension 4/05
    • 1 year (2005). Hired as permanent manager 10/04
    • hired as interim manager 8/04, replacing Carlos Tosca
    • hired as permanent manager 10/04
  • former manager John Farrell
    • 3 years (2011-13)
      • hired as manager by Boston 10/20/12, with Toronto receiving compensation 
      • hired as manager by Toronto 10/25/10, replacing Cito Gaston

Mark Buehrle lhp
4 years/$58M (2012-15)

  • 4 years/$58M (2012-15)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/8/11
    • $4M signing bonus (deferred without interest)
    • 12:$6M, 13:$11M, 14:$18M, 15:$19M
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Miami 11/13/12 (Marlins paid Jays $8.5M as part of the deal)
  • 4 years/$56M (2008-11)
    • signed extension with White Sox 7/8/07
    • 08:$14M, 09:$14M, 10:$14M, 11:$14M
    • award bonus: $25,000 for Gold Glove, $15,000 for All Star selection
    • no-trade protection
      • 2008: full no-trade clause
      • 2009 – July 15, 2010: limited no-trade protection allowing Buehrle to block trades to certain unspecified clubs. A trade triggers an escalator paying $1M raise to $15M annually, plus a guaranteed fifth year paying $15M for 2012.
      • July 16, 2010-2011: Buehrle may not be traded without his permission, under right as 10-and-5 player
  • 3 years/$18M (2004-06), plus 2007 club option
    • avoided arbitration with White Sox 12/11/03
    • 04:$3.5M, 05:$5.75M, 06:$7.75M, 07:$9.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • club exercised $9.5M 2007 option 10/06
  • 1 year/$0.445M (2003)
    • renewed by White Sox 3/03
  • 1 year/$0.31M (2002)
    • renewed by White Sox 3/02
  • 1 year/$0.225M (2001)
  • 1 year/$0.2M (2000)
    • contract purchased 7/16/00
  • drafted by White Sox 1998 (38-1,139) (Howell North HS, St. Charles, Mo.)
  • signed 5/21/99, $0.15M signing bonus (draft & follow)
  • agent: Jeff Berry, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 14.078

Jose Reyes ss
6 years/$106M (2012-17), plus 2018 option

  • 6 years/$106M (2012-17), plus 2018 option
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/5/11
    • 12:$10M, 13:$10M, 14:$16M, 15:$22M, 16:$22M, 17:$22M, 18:$22M club option ($4M buyout)
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for Gold Glove, All-Star. $0.1M for Silver Slugger. $0.25M for LCS MVP. $0.5M for MVP. $1M for WS MVP
    • perks: suite at home and on road
    • Reyes to donate $176,666 annually to charity
    • deal does not include no-trade protection
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Miami 11/13/12
  • 4 years/$23.25M (2007-10), plus 2011 club option
    • signed extension with NY Mets 8/06
    • $1.5M signing bonus
    • 07:$2.5M, 08:$4M, 09:$5.75M, 10:$9M,
      11:$11M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.4015M (2006), re-signed 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.332M (2005), re-signed 3/05
  • 1 year/$0.3075M (2004), re-signed 3 /04
  • signed 2000 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $20,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Peter Greenberg
  • ML service: 11.111

Jose Bautista rf
5 years/$65M (2011-15), plus 2016 option

  • 5 years/$65M (2011-15), plus 2016 option
    • signed extension with Toronto 2/17/11 (avoided arbitration, $10.5M-$7.6M)
    • 11:$8M, 12-15:$14M annually, 16:$14M club option ($1M buyout)
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 12/13/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.8M (2008)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/17/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • $0.1M in performance bonuses based on games, PAs
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Pittsburgh 8/21/08
  • 1 year/$0.3975M (2007)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/05
  • 1 year/$0.3 (2004)
    • selected by Baltimore from Pittsburgh in Rule 5 draft 12/03
    • signed by Baltimore 2/04
    • claimed by Tampa Bay off waivers from Baltimore 6/3/04
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Tampa Bay 6/28/04
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Kansas City 7/30/04
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from NY Mets 7/30/04 
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2000 (20-599) (Chipola JC, Fla.)
  • agent: Jay Alou
  • ML service: 9.165

R.A. Dickey rhp
2 years/$25M (2014-15), plus 2016 club option

  • 2 years/$25M (2014-15), plus 2016 club option
    • signed extension with Toronto 12/17/12
    • 14:$12M, 15:$12M, 16:$12M club option ($1M buyout)
  • 2 years/$7.8M (2011-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with NY Mets 1/31/11 (avoided arbitration, $4.7M-$3.35M)
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 11:$2.25M, 12:$4.25M, 13:$5M club option ($0.3M buyout)
    • NY Mets exercised 2013 option at $5.25M 10/30/12 
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from NY Mets 12/17/12
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2010)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/23/09 (minor-league contract)
    • $0.6M salary in majors
    • $0.15M in performance bonuses
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 5/19/10
  • 1 year/$0.525M (2009)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/26/08 (minor-league deal)
    • $0.525M salary in majors
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 4/5/09
    • DFA by Minnesota 8/29/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 11/29/07 (minor-league deal)
    • selected by Seattle in Rule 5 draft 12/07
    • re-acquired by Seattle in trade from Minnesota 3/29/08
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Seattle 12/5/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/07 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2006)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/06
    • sent outright to Triple-A 4/27/06 after being DFA by Texas 4/23/06
  • 1 year/$0.3725M (2005)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/05 ($0.27M in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.3375M (2004)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/04 ($0.211M in minors)
  • drafted by Texas 1996 (1-18) (Tennessee)
  • $75,000 signing bonus (reduced from $0.81M offer after exam revealed Dickey had been born without an ulnar
    collateral ligament in throwing elbow)
  • ML service: 9.007

Edwin Encarnacion 1b
3 years/$29M (2013-15), plus 2016 club option

  • 3 years/$29M (2013-15), plus 2016 club option
    • signed extension with Toronto 7/12/12
    • 13:$8M, 14:$9M, 15:$10M, 16:$10M club option ($2M buyout)
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2011), plus 2012 club option
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/16/10
    • 11:$2M, 12:$3.5M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • Toronto exercised $3.5M 2012 club option 10/31/11
  • 2 years/$7.6M (2009-10)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/17/09 (avoided arbitration, $3.7M-$2.55)
    • $0.85M signing bonus (due between 3/09 and 11/09)
    • 09:$2M, 10:$4.75M
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 600 PAs
    • award bonuses
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Cincinnati 7/31/09 (Blue Jays paid Reds undisclosed amount to cover part of Scott Rolen’s salary as part of deal)
    • DFA by Toronto 6/21/10, sent outright to Triple-A 6/23/10
    • contract selected by Toronto 7/2/10
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers from Toronto 11/12/10
    • non-tendered by Oakland 12/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.45M (2008)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/4/08
  • 1 year/$0.4075M (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.3325M (2006)
    • re-signed 2/06
  • drafted 2000 (9-274)
  • $55,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Paul Kinzer
  • ML service: 9.085

Russell Martin c
5 years/$82M (2015-19)

  • 5 years/$82M (2015-19)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/18/14
    • 15:$7M, 16:$15M, 17:$20M, 18:$20M, 19:$20M
  • 2 years/$17M (2013-14)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 11/29/12
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 13:$6.5M, 14:$8.5M
    • Pittsburgh made qualifying offer 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$7.5M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/24/12 (avoided arbitration $8.2M-$7M)
    • may earn additional $0.1M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$4M (2011)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/15/10
    • performance bonuses based on games as catcher: $50,000 each for 30, 35; $75,000 for 40 and each additional 5 games through 120
  • 1 year/$5.05M (2010)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by LA Dodgers 12/2/10
  • 1 year/$3.9M (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/27/08
  • 1 year/$0.3875M (2007)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/06
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2003)
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2002 (17-511) (Chipola JC, Fla.)
  • $40,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Matt Colleran
  • ML service: 8.150

Dioner Navarro c
2 years/$8M (2014-15)

  • 2 years/$8M (2014-15)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/13
    • 14:$3M, 15:$5M
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2013)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 11/16/12
    • may earn additional $0.25M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/16/12 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.8M in majors
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 250, 300, 350, 400 PAs
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 8/1/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 12/16/10
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 8/23/11, released 8/30/11
  • 1 year/$2.1M (2010)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 12/12/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Tampa Bay 12/2/10
  • 1 year/$2.1M (2009)
    • lost arbitration with Tampa Bay 2/10/09 ($2.5M-$2.1M)
  • 1 year/$0.4125M (2008)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/15/08
    • award bonus: $10,000 for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.3998M (2007)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/07
  • 1 year/$0.332M (2006)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/06
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Dodgers 6/06, with Rays paying Dodgers $1M as part of deal)
  • signed 2000 by NY Yankees as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 8.091

Josh Donaldson 3b
1 year/$4.3M (2015)

  • 1 year/$4.3M (2015)
    • lost in arbitration with Toronto ($5.75M-$4.3M)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • renewed by Oakland 3/8/14
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Oakland 11/28/14
  • 1 year/$0.4925M (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 4/30/10
  • acquired by Oakland in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/8/08
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2007 (1s-48) (Auburn)
  • signed 7/7/07, $0.6525M signing bonus
  • agents: MVP Sports Group (previously Bledsoe brothers)
  • ML service: 2.158

Marco Estrada rhp
1 year/$3.9M (2015)

  • 1 year/$3.9M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.325 (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M based on innings pitched
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Milwaukee 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$1.955M (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.486M (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/20/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee for 2011 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 4/6/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers 2/3/10 after being DFA by Washington 1/28/10
    • signed by Milwaukee 2/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 10/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/14/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Washington 8/19/08
  • drafted 2005 (6-174) (Long Beach State)
  • $0.152M signing bonus
  • ML service: 5.035

Maicer Izturis 2b-3b
3 years/$10M (2013-15), plus 2016 option

  • 3 years/$10M (2013-15), plus 2016 club option
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/8/12
    • 13:$3M, 14:$3M, 15:$3M, 16:$3M club option ($1M buyout)
  • 3 years/$10M (2010-12)
    • signed extension with LA Angels 1/25/10 (avoided arbitration, $3M-$2.3M)
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 10:$2.6M, 11:$3.1M, 12:$3.8M
  • 1 year/$1.6M (2009)
    • re-signed by Angels 1/28/09 (avoided arbitration, $1.885M-$1.4M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 475, 500, 525, 550 PAs
    • award bonuses
  • 1 year/$1.2M (2008)
    • re-signed by Angels 1/18/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 375, 400, 415, 450, 475, 500 PAs
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2007), re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.35M (2006), re-signed 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.317M (2005), re-signed 2/05
  • ML service: 10.038

Michael Saunders cf
1 year/$2.875M (2015)

  • 1 year/$2.875M (2015)
    • signed by Toronto 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.3M (2014)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/15/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • may earn $75,000 in performance bonuses based on plate appearances
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Seattle 12/3/14
  • 1 year/$0.5126M (2013)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/19/13
  • 1 year/$0.4891M (2012)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/27/12
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2011)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/26/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 7/25/09
  • drafted by Seattle 2004 (11-333) (Tallahassee CC, Fla.)
  • $237,500 signing bonus (draft and follow)
  • agent: Meister Sports (previously Michael McCann)
  • ML service: 4.138

Brett Cecil lhp
1 year/$2.475M (2015)

  • 1 year/$2.475M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/15/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/12
  • 1 year/$0.4431M (2011)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 5/1/09
  • drafted 2007 (1s-38), (Maryland)
  • signed 6/15/07, $0.81M signing bonus
  • ML service: 4.152

Josh Thole c
2 years/$2.5M (2013-14), plus 2015 option

  • 2 years/$2.5M (2013-14), plus 2015 club option
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • 13:$1.25M, 14:$1.25M, 15:$1.75M club option
    • Toronto exercised 2015 option 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$498,920 (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from NY Mets 12/17/12
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/10/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 9/1/09
  • drafted by NY Mets 2005 (13-389) (Mater Dei HS, Breese, Ill.)
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 4.085

Danny Valencia 3b
1 year/$1.675M (2015)

  • 1 year/$1.675M (2015)
    • won arbitration with Toronto 2/7/15 ($1.675M-$1.25M)
  • 1 year/$0.5325M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/21/14
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Kansas City 7/28/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/13
    • DFA by Baltimore 7/24/13 (optional assignment) 
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Baltimore 12/18/13
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Minnesota 8/5/12
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade 11/28/12 after being DFA by Boston 11/20/12
  • 1 year/$0.4375M (2011)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/7/10
  • drafted by Minnesota 2006 (19-576) (Miami)
  • agent: MVP Sports
  • ML service: 3.118

Justin Smoak 1b
1 year/$1M (2015)

  • 1 year/$1M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/3/14
  • 1 year/$2.7875M (2014), plus 2015 club option
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/15/14 (avoided arbitration, $3.25M-$2.025M)
    • 14:$2.6375M, 15:$3.65M club option ($0.15M buyout)
    • 2015 option guaranteed with 525 plate appearances in 2014
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Seattle 10/28/14
    • Toronto declined 2015 option 11/1/14
    • non-tendered by Toronto 12/2/14
  • 1 year/$0.514M (2013)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.4951M (2012)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/27/12
  • 1 year/$0.419M (2011)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Texas 4/22/10
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Texas 7/9/10 (Cliff Lee deal)
  • drafted 2008 (1-11) (South Carolina)
  • signed 8/15/08, $3.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Dustin Bledsoe
  • ML service: 4.077

Jeff Francis lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 10/31/14 (minor-league contract)
  • year (2014)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/14/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 5/15/14 
    • claimed off waivers by Oakland 5/18/14 after being DFA by Cincinnati 5/16/14 
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 7/11/14 after being DFA by Oakland 7/3/14 
    • DFA by NY Yankees 7/28/14, released by NY Yankees 8/5/14
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/5/12
    • may earn additional $1.5M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/27/12 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors
    • performance bonuses may bring total to $3.25M
    • may opt out of deal if not on roster 3/28/12 (exercised opt-out 6/4/12)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 6/9/12
  • 1 year/$2M (2011)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/14/11
    • performance bonuses: $0.8M for starts (15-30), $1.2M for IP (110-200)
  • 4 years/$13.25M (2007-10), plus 2011 club option
    • signed extension with Colorado 11/06
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 07:$0.5M, 08:$2.75M, 09:$3.75M, 10:$5.75M, 11:$7M club option
    • 2011 club option increases to:
      • $7.5M with 2nd or 3rd in 2009 or 2010 Cy Young vote
      • $8M with 2009 or 2010 Cy Young or 450 IP in 2009-10
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for WS MVP, $75,000 for LCS MVP, $25,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove
    • Colorado declined 2011 option 11/4/10
  • 1 year/$0.336M (2006)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.317M (2005)
    • re-signed by Colorado 2/05 (split contract, $52,600 in minors)
  • drafted by Colorado 2002 (1-9) (University of British Columbia)
  • $1.85M signing bonus
  • agent: Jim Lindell
  • ML service: 9.036

Aaron Loup lhp
1 year/$0.527M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.527M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5124M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.4942M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 7/13/12
  • drafted by Toronto 2009 (9-280) (Tulane)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 2.083

Drew Hutchison rhp
1 year/$0.5201M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5201M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5032M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.4932M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 4/20/12
  • drafted by Toronto 2009 (15-460) (Lakeland HS, Fla.)
  • $0.4M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.128

Liam Hendriks rhp
1 year/$0.5184M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5184M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 2/21/14 after being DFA by Baltimore 2/19/14 
    • signed by Toronto 3/14 
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Toronto 7/28/14
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Kansas City 10/30/14 after being DFA by Kansas City 10/24/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13 
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 12/13/13 after being DFA by Minnesota 12/5/13 
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers from Chicago Cubs 12/23/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 9/6/11
  • signed 2007 as an amateur free agent from Australia
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 1.001

Steve Tolleson inf
1 year/$0.5173M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5173M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/17/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 5/1/4
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 11/15/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 5/9/12, sent outright to Triple-A 11/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • DFA by Oakland 1/19/11, sent outright to Triple-A 1/28/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers from Minnesota 2/1/10
    • signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/19/08
    • re-signed 3/8/09
  • drafted by Minnesota 2005 (5-165) (South Carolina)
  • $0.157M signing bonus
  • agent: Hendricks Sports
  • ML service: 1.140

Marcus Stroman rhp
1 year/$0.5147M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5147M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Toronto 5/4/14
  • drafted by Toronto 2012 (1-22) (Duke)
  • $1.8M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Legacy Sports
  • ML service: 0.147

Kevin Pillar cf
1 year/$0.512M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.512M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Toronto 8/14/13
  • drafted by Toronto 2011 (32-979) (Cal State Dominguez Hills)
  • ML service: 0.113

Colt Hynes lhp
1 year/$0.5108M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5108M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/4/14
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade 3/31/14 after being DFA by Cleveland 3/30/14
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 8/13/14 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 8/10/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by San Diego 7/14/13
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade 10/31/13 after being DFA by San Diego 10/25/13
  • drafted by San Diego 2007 (31-956) (Texas Tech)
  • ML service: 0.078

Aaron Sanchez rhp
1 year/$0.5108M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5108M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Toronto 7/22/14
  • drafted by Toronto 2010 (1s-37) (Barstow HS, Calif.)
  • $0.775M signing bonus
  • agent: West Coast Sports
  • ML service: 0.069

Daniel Norris lhp
1 year/$0.5087M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5087M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • drafted by Toronto 2011 (2-74) (Science Hill HS, Johnson City, Tenn.)
  • $2M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 0.000

Dalton Pompey cf
1 year/$0.5085M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/2/14
  • drafted by Toronto 2010 (16-486) (Fraser SS, Mississauga, Ontario)
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 0.027

Miguel Castro rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/5/15
  • signed by Toronto 1/5/12 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Roberto Osuna rhp
1 year/$0.5075M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/5/15
  • signed by Toronto 2011 as an amateur free agent from Mexico
  • $1.5M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Devon Travis 2b
1 year/$0.5075M (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/5/15
  • acquired by Toronto in trade from Detroit 11/12/14
  • drafted by Detroit 2012 (13-424) (Florida State)
  • $0.2M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Jayson Aquino lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade 2/4/15 after being DFA by Colorado 1/30/15
    • signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • signed by Colorado 7/2/09 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.175M signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 0.000

Steve Delabar rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5159M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.4989M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.4807M (2012)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/27/12
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Seattle 7/31/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 9/6/11
  • drafted by San Diego 2003 (29-851) (Volunteer State CC)
  • agent: Diakon Baseball Group
  • ML service: 2.097

Ryan Goins ss
1 year/$0.5128M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5128M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • drafted by Toronto 2009 (4-130) (Dallas Baptist)
  • $0.216M signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 0.116

Preston Guilmet rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/14
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade 4/7/14 after being DFA by Cleveland 3/30/14
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 10/3/14 after being DFA by Baltimore 9/27/14
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 12/23/14 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 12/19/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 7/7/13
  • drafted by Cleveland 2009 (9-275) (Arizona)
  • $35,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.069

Matt Hague 1b
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 7/9/14
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 8/18/14 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 8/14/14
    • DFA by Toronto 9/2/14, sent outright to Triple-A 9/12/14
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/28/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 11/28/12, sent outright to Triple-A 11/30/12
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2008 (9-264) (Oklahoma State)
  • $25,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.060

Chad Jenkins rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 8/5/12
  • drafted by Toronto 2009 (1-20) (Kennesaw State)
  • $1.359M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.057

A.J. Jimenez c
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • drafted by Toronto 2008 (9-279) (Discipulos De Cristo HS, Bayamon, P.R.)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Rob Rasmussen lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Philadelphia 12/3/13
    • signed by Toronto 3/14
  • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from LA Dodgers 8/31/13
  • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Houston 12/19/12
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Miami 7/5/12
  • drafted by Florida 2010 (2-73) (UCLA)
  • $0.4995M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 0.028

Bo Schultz rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • contract selected by Arizona 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Arizona 10/7/14
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 3/8/12 (minor-league contract)
  • released by Oakland 4/26/11
  • signed by Oakland 6/22/08 as an amateur free agent (Northwestern)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2013)

Ryan Tepera rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Toronto 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
  • drafted by Toronto 2009 (19-580) (Sam Houston State)
  • ML service: 0.000

Matt West rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 1/14/15 after being DFA by Texas 1/5/15
    • signed by Toronto 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/18/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • contract purchased by Texas 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Texas 3/1/12
  • drafted by Texas 2007 (2-80) (Bellaire HS, Texas)
  • $0.405M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.053

Andy Wilkins 1b
1 year/$0.5075M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Chicago White Sox 3/29/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 8/31/14
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2010 (5-158) (Arkansas)
  • $0.195M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.029

Minor-league contracts

Andrew Albers lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 2014
    • released by Minnesota 1/30/14
    • signed for 2014 by Hanwha Eagles of Korea
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 8/3/13
  • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 3/10/11 (minor-league contract)
  • signed by independent Quebec 5/10
  • released by San Diego 3/25/10
  • drafted by San Diego 2008 (10-315) (Kentucky)
  • $10,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.058

Scott Barnes lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 3/27/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/14
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade 11/26/14 after being DFA by Cleveland 11/22/14
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Baltimore 12/8/14
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 12/23/14 after being DFA by Texas 12/16/14
  • 1 year/$0.4936M (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/11/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/12
  • acquired by Cleveland in trade from San Francisco 7/27/09
  • drafted by San Francisco 2008 (8-237) (St. John’s)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Meister Sports Management
  • ML service: 0.112

Daric Barton 1b
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/16/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 12/20/13 (avoided arbitration, non-guaranteed contract)
    • DFA by Oakland 5/15/14, sent outright to Triple-A 5/17/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A 10/14 (refused assignment 10/4/14)
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland 11/30/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • may earn additional $0.25M in performance bonuses
    • DFA by Oakland 3/29/13, sent outright to Triple-A 4/4/13
    • contract selected by Oakland 5/8/13
    • DFA by Oakland 5/18/13, sent outright to Triple-A 5/21/13
    • contract selected by Oakland 8/26/13
  • 1 year/$1.1 (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 12/12/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/26/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/28/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 9/10/07
  • acquired by Oakland in trade from St. Louis 12/04
  • drafted by St. Louis 2003 (1-28) (Marina HS, Huntington Beach, Calif.)
  • $0.975M signing bonus
  • agent: Dan Lozano (previously Don Mitchell)
  • ML service: 4.080

Cory Burns rhp
2015

  • 2015
    • DFA by Toronto 1/14/15, sent outright to Triple-A 1/16/15
  • 1 year/$502,638 (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/17/14
    • claimed by Tampa Bay off waivers from Texas 6/30/14
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Tampa Bay 9/28/14
  • 1 year/$0.492M (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/12/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 8/3/12
    • acquired by Texas in trade from San Diego 11/28/12
  • acquired by San Diego in trade from Cleveland 12/16/11
  • drafted by Cleveland 2008 (9-245) (Mountain Ridge HS, Glendale, Ariz)
  • $35,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.115

Ezequiel Carrera of
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/3/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 1/9/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Detroit 8/1/14
    • DFA by Detroit 11/20/14 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/11/13
    • claimed by Philadelphia off waivers 4/2/13 after being DFA by Cleveland 3/25/13
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers 5/2/13 after being DFA by Philadelphia 4/30/13
    • DFA by Cleveland 5/5/13, sent outright to Triple-A 5/7/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/26/10
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Seattle 6/27/10
  • acquired by Seattle in trade from NY Mets 12/11/08
  • signed by NY Mets as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 1.069

Chris Colabello 1b
2015

  • 2015
    • DFA by Toronto 2/4/15
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Minnesota 12/8/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 5/22/13
  • signed by Minnesota 2/2/12 as an amateur free agent (Assumption College, Mass.)
  • ML service: 1.004

Jonathan Diaz ss
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/2/14 (minor-league deal)
  • 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: 0.041

Chris Dickerson of
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/21/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/6/14 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Pittsburgh 7/7/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 9/9/14, released 9/17/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • DFA by NY Yankees 1/4/13, released 1/14/13
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/29/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 4/10/13
    • DFA by Baltimore 7/19/13, sent outright to Triple-A 7/28/13
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/6/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 10/31/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees
    • sent outright to Triple-A 2/26/12
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 9/1/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/11
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Milwaukee 3/25/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/10
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Cincinnati 8/9/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/24/09
  • 1 year (2008)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/06
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/07
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2003 (16-471) (Nevada)
  • agent: MVP Sports Group (previously Icon Sports)
  • ML service: 4.026

Andy Dirks lf
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/15/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.625M (2014)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Detroit 10/31/14
    • non-tendered by Toronto 12/2/14
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/22/13
  • 1 year/$0.485M (2012)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/22/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 5/13/11
  • drafted by Detroit 2008 (8-253) (Wichita State)
  • $35,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.139

Felix Doubront lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs ($1.925M) 1/15/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 3/28/15 (due 45 days’ pay, or $473,361)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 4/2/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.586M (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/7/14
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Boston 7/30/14
  • 1 year/$0.5185M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.484M (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/9/12
  • 1 year/$0.417M (2011)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by Boston 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Boston 1/16/09
  • signed 2006 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 3.120

Caleb Gindl of
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
    • DFA by Milwaukee 9/2/14, sent outright to Triple-A 9/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/9/12
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2007 (5-161) (Pace HS, Milton, Fla)
  • $144,900 signing bonus
  • agent: Relativity Baseball
  • ML service: 0.098

Brad Glenn rf
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Toronto 6/25/14
    • DFA by Toronto 7/6/14, sent outright to Triple-A 7/8/14
  • drafted by Toronto 2009 (23-700) (Arizona)
  • ML service: 0.014

Jeff Hoffman rhp
2015

  • drafted by Toronto 2014 (1-9) (East Carolina)
  • $3.0808M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Ryan Kalish of
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.55M (2014)
    • signed by Cubs as a free agent 12/18/13 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.55M in majors
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 3/30/14
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 8/8/14
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/3/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 10/30/14
  • 1 year/$0.498M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/13
    • non-tendered by Boston 12/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.483M (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/9/12
  • 1 year/$0.417M (2011)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Boston 7/31/10
  • drafted by Boston 2006 (9-283) (Red Bank Catholic HS, N.J.)
  • $0.6M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.117

Munenori Kawasaki ss
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/16/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.825M in majors)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/24/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/15/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 10/1/14
  • 1 year (2013), plus 2014 club option
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 3/14/13 (minor-league contract)
    • 2014 option valued at $1M
    • contract purchased by Toronto 4/13/13
    • Toronto declined 2014 option 11/1/13
  • 1 year/$0.625M (2012)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent from Fukuoka Softbank Hawks 1/11/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 3/26/12
    • released by Seattle 10/24/12
  • ML service: 2.073

Bobby Korecky rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/1/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 5/30/14 
    • DFA by Toronto 5/31/14 (optional assignment) 
    • DFA by Toronto 7/11/14, sent outright to Triple-A 7/13/14
    • refused assignment by Toronto 10/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/12/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Toronto (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 9/24/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 10/4/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 3/6/11 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 2/9/10
    • released by LA Angels 2010
  • 1 year/$0.402M (2009)
    • claimed by Arizona off waivers from Minnesota 2/18/09
    • signed by Arizona 3/09
    • DFA by Arizona 10/9/09, sent outright to Triple-A 10/13/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/20/07
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Philadelphia 12/03
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2002 (19-569) (University of Michigan)
  • ML service: 0.097

Wilton Lopez rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/17/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$2.2M (2014)
    • signed by Colorado 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Colorado 6/9/14, sent outright to Triple-A 6/14/14 
    • contract selected by Colorado 6/21/14
    • refused assignment by Colorado 10/4/14
  • 1 year/$1.7625M (2013)
    • signed by Colorado 1/16/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5155M (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/24/12
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Houston 12/4/12
  • 1 year/$0.442M (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/28/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/27/09
    • claimed by Houston off waivers from San Diego 4/10/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 11/19/07
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/08
  • signed by San Diego as a free agent 3/3/07
  • voluntarily retired 3/05 – 2/07, released by NY Yankees 3/1/07
  • signed by NY Yankees 2002 as an amateur free agent from Nicaragua
  • agent: Legacy Sports
  • ML service: 4.049

Melky Mesa of
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/7/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/28/13 (minor-league deal)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Kansas City 5/25/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/1/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/1/10
  • signed 2006 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.037

Mitch Nay 3b
2015

  • drafted by Toronto 2012 (1s-58) (Hamilton HS, Chandler, Ariz.)
  • $1M signing bonus ($0.8841M slot)
  • agent: Paul Cohen, TWC
  • ML service:

Max Pentecost c
2015

  • drafted by Toronto 2014 (1-11) (Kennesaw State, Ga.)
  • $2.8883M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Luis Perez lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/30/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
    • released by Toronto 3/20/14
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/26/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.4857M (2012)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/1/09
  • signed as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 2.119

Todd Redmond rhp
1 year/$0.52M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.52M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
    • DFA by Toronto 4/16/15
  • 1 year/$0.5057M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers 2/8/13 after being DFA by Cincinnati 2/1/13 
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Baltimore 3/22/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 11/1/11
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Atlanta 7/14/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/10
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/24/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A 3/25/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/09
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2004 (39-1,152) (St. Petersburg JC, Fla.)
  • ML service: 1.129

Sean Reid-Foley rhp
2015

  • drafted by Toronto 2014 (2-49) (Sandalwood HS, Jacksonville, Fla.)
  • $1.1288M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Ricky Romero lhp
5 years/$30.1M (2011-15), plus 2016 club option

  • 5 years/$30.1M (2011-15), plus 2016 club option
    • signed extension with Toronto 8/14/10
    • $1.25M signing bonus
    • 11:$0.75M, 12:$5M, 13:$7.5M, 14:$7.5M, 15:$7.5M, 16:$13.1M club option ($0.6M buyout)
    • Romero to make $0.1M donation to club charity
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 6/1/13 
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/3/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 10/4/13
  • 1 year/$0.4083M (2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/09
  • drafted by Toronto 2005 (1-6) (Cal State Fullerton)
  • $2.4M signing bonus
  • agent: The Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 4.033

Johan Santana lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/26/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 3/4/14
    • salary of $3M in majors
    • roster bonuses: $0.25M for 30 days on active 25-man roster. $0.35M for 60 days. $0.5M for 90 days. $1M for 100 days
    • performance bonuses: $0.25M for 5 games started. $0.35M for 10 GS. $0.5M for 15 GS. $0.75M for 20 GS. $0.15M each for 21, 22 GS. $0.2M each for 23, 24 GS. $0.4M for 25 GS
    • may opt out of contract if not on Major League roster 5/30/14
    • $0.1M payment if released before 3/25/14 
    • contract selected by Baltimore 6/2/14
  • 6 years/$137.5M (2008-13), plus 2014 club option
    • acquired in trade from Minnesota 2/2/08 (Santana waived no-trade, agreed to new 6-year deal, replacing final year of previous contract)
    • 08:$19M, 09:$20M, 10:$21M, 11:$22.5M, 12:$24M, 13:$25.5M, 14:$25M club option ($5.5M buyout)
    • full no-trade clause
    • $5M deferred annually at 1.25% compound interest (payable June 30 seven years after season in which salary was earned), reducing present-day value of package to $123.1M
    • award bonuses: $0.5M-$1.5M for Cy Young (varies based on number won), $0.25M each for MVP or World Series MVP, $0.1M each for All Star selection, LCS MVP, post-season MVP, post-season All Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger
    • 2014 club option becomes player option if Santana:
      • wins Cy Young award from 2008-13 and finishes second or third in the Cy Young vote in one other season
      • ranks 2nd or 3rd in Cy Young vote in any 3 seasons, 2008-13
      • is on the active roster for the final 30 days of 2013 season, and 1) pitches 2015 innings in 2013, or 2) pitches 420 innings in 2012-13, or 3) pitches 630 innings in 2011-13
    • if 2014 option is Santana’s and he declines it, he receives no buyout
    • perks: hotel suite on road trips, 15-person suite for ’08 home games
    • Santana to donate $0.25M annually to Mets charity
    • NY Mets declined 2014 option 11/1/13
  • 4 years/$39.75M (2005-08)
    • signed extension with Minnesota 2/05 (avoided arbitration, $6.8M-$5M)
    • 05:$5.5M, 06:$9M, 07:$12M, 08:$13.25M
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for All Star, 2nd in MVP or 3rd in Cy Young vote. $50,000 each for Gold Glove, MVP, LCS MVP or 2nd in Cy Young vote. $0.1M each for WS MVP or Cy Young award
    • limited no-trade clause 2006-08 (may block deals to 3 clubs in 2005, 8 in 2006, 10 in 2007, 12 in 2008)
    • full no-trade protection for 2007-08 with top 3 in Cy Young vote in 2006 or 2007
  • 1 year/$1.6M (2004)
    • lost in arbitration to Minnesota 2/04 ($2.45M-$1.6M)
  • 1 year/$0.335M (2003)
  • agent: Peter Greenberg
  • ML service: 14.069

Ramon Santiago inf
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/30/15 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.1M in majors
    • released by Toronto 3/30/15
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 4/6/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2014)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/29/14 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $1.1M in majors
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 3/14
    • elected free agency 10/14
  • 2 years/$4.2M (2012-13)
    • re-signed by Detroit as a free agent 11/30/11
    • 12:$2.1M, 13:$2.1M
  • 2 years/$2.5M (2010-11)
    • signed extension with Detroit 12/16/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • 10:$1.25M, 11:$1.25M
    • escalator to $1.35M in 2011 (met)
  • 1 year/$0.825M (2009)
    • re-signed by Detroit 12/12/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 250, 300, 350 PAs
  • 1 year/$0.575M (2008)
    • re-signed by Detroit 11/10/07 (avoided arbitration)
    • split contract with $0.25M guarantee in minors
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 based on PAs
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2007)
    • re-signed by Detroit 11/06 (avoided arbitration)
    • split contract paying $0.2M in minors
    • performance bonuses: $20,000 each 250, 300, 350, 400, 450 PAs
  • 1 year/$0.375M (2006)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 1/06 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 4/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 9/05
    • released by Seattle 11/05
  • 1 year (2004)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Detroit 1/04
    • signed by Seattle 2/04
  • 1 year/$0.307M (2003)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/03
  • 1 year (2002)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 5/02
  • signed by Detroit 7/98 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 10.095

Richard Urena ss
2015

  • signed by Toronto 7/3/12 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service:

Randy Wolf lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 3/16/15 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.8M in majors
    • may opt out of contract if not on Major League roster 6/1/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 2/11/14 (minor-league contract)
    • $1M salary in majors
    • roster bonus: $0.25M for 60 days on active roster
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 25, 30 relief appearances. $50,000 each for 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 60 relief appearances. $0.15M each for 95, 110, 125 innings pitched. $0.15M each for 15, 18, 20 starts. $0.25M each 30 starts, 190 IP.
    • released by Seattle 3/25/14 
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 4/11/14 (minor-league contract) 
    • opted out of contract with Arizona 5/14/14
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 5/14/14
    • salary of $1M in majors, agreed to 45-day advance consent clause
    • DFA by Miami 6/16/14 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 6/23/14 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Baltimore 7/14/14
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 7/26/14 (minor-league deal)
  • 3 years/$29.75M (2010-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/9/09
    • 10:$9.25M, 11:$9.5M, 12:$9.5M, 13:$10M club option ($1.5M buyout)
    • performance bonuses: $0.125M each for 190, 200 innings
    • $4M of 2010 salary deferred
    • $0.25M assignment bonus if traded
    • limited no-trade clause
    • released by Milwaukee 8/22/12
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 8/31/12 (Orioles pay minimum)
  • 1 year/$5M (2009)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 2/6/09
    • performance bonuses: $0.5M each 170, 180, 185, 190, 195, 200 IP
  • 1 year/$4.75M (2008)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/10/07
    • performance bonuses: $0.175M each for starts 11-30; $0.25M for 190 IP; $0.5M for 200 IP
    • acquired by Houston in trade from San Diego 7/22/08
  • 1 year/$8M (2007), plus 2008 club option
    • signed as a free agent 11/06
    • 07:$7.5M, 08:$9M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • $9M 2008 option guaranteed with 180 IP in 2007
    • LA Dodgers declined $9M 2008 option 11/1/07
  • 4 years/$22.5M (2003-06)
    • re-signed 12/02
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 03:$2.25M, 04:$4.25M, 05:$6.5M, 06:$9M
    • $50,000 All Star award bonus
  • agent: Arn Tellem
  • ML service: 13.151

 

 

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