Toronto Blue Jays

Service time in years & days (through 2016 season).
Rogers Communications bought the Blue Jays for $120M in 2000.
Forbes magazine valued the club at $1.3 billion in April, 2017.

BLUE JAYS PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2017 $163,381,937 $ ( )
2016 $136,782,027 $164,312,432 (14)
2015 $125,915,800 $135,728,804 (10)
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.

Mark Shapiro President & CEO
2016 -

  • 2016 -

    • hired by Toronto as President & CEO, effective after 2015 season
  • Cleveland, 1992-2015
    • 5 years (2008-12)
      • signed extension with Cleveland as GM 3/07
      • deal later extended through 2013
      • selected as President (effective after 2010 season) 2/18/10
      • to resign after 2015 season (hired as President & CEO, Toronto)
    • 2 years (2006-07)
      • signed extension with Cleveland as GM 12/04
    • 4 years (2002-05)
      • promoted to GM by Cleveland 11/01, replacing John Hart

Ross Atkins Executive VP of Baseball Operations & GM
2016 -

  • 2016 - 
    • hired by Toronto as Executive VP of Baseball Operations & GM 12/3/15
    • Cleveland 2001-15
      • VP, Player Personnel (2015), VP of Player Development (2011-14), Director of Player Development (2007-10), Director of Latin American Operations (2004-06), Assistant Director of Player Development (2001-03)
  • Senior VP of Baseball Operations & Assistant GM Tony LaCava (served as interim GM from 10/29/15 to 12/3/15)
  • VP, Baseball Operations Ben Cherington
  • 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 and GM Alex Anthopoulos
    • 2006-15
      • VP, Baseball Operations & Assistant GM, 2006-09
      • promoted to GM by Toronto 10/3/09, replacing J.P. Ricciardi
      • refused extension offer and will not return for 2016
  • 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 opt-out clause (removed with first extension)

John Gibbons Manager
2 years (2016-17)
2 years (2018-19), plus 2020 option

  • 2 years (2018-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed extension with Toronto 4/1/17
  • 2 years (2016-17)
    • Jan. 1 “rollover” option language removed in 2015-16 off-season, with Gibbons receiving a raise for 2016-17, but no 2018 option
  • 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
    • 2016 option vested, 2017 option added 1/1/15
    • Jan. 1 “rollover” option language removed in 2015-16 off-season
  • 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

 

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: 10.150

Troy Tulowitzki ss
10 years/$157.75M (2011-20), plus 2021 club option

  • 10 years/$157.75M (2011-20), plus 2021 club option
    • signed extension with Colorado 11/30/10, replacing final 3 years and option in previous contract
    • 11:$5.5M, 12:$8.25M, 13:$10M, 14:$16M, 15-19:$20M annually, 20:$14M, 21:$15M club option ($4M buyout)
    • salaries for 2020 and 2021 may increase by $6M annually based on 2019-20 MVP vote, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger or All-Star selections
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 each for Gold Glove, All Star
    • $2M assignment bonus if traded
    • may be traded only once during contract (full no-trade thereafter)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Colorado 7/27/15 (Blue Jays to pay $107,540,983 remaining on contract: $7,540,983 in 2015, $94M in 2016-20 salaries, $4M buyout and $2M assignment bonus)
  • 6 years/$31M (2008-13), plus 2014 club option
    • signed extension with Colorado 1/23/08
    • 08:$0.75M, 09:$1M, 10:$3.5M, 11:$5.5M, 12:$8.25M, 13:$10M, 14:$15M club option ($2M buyout)
    • may void remainder of contract if traded
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove; $50,000 for Silver Slugger. $75,000 for LCS MVP. $0.1M each for MVP, WS MVP
    • at signing, largest deal for player with less than 2 years of service
  • 1 year/$0.381M (2007)
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 8/06
  • drafted by Colorado 2005 (1-7) (Long Beach State)
  • signed 6/05, $2.3M signing bonus
  • agent: Paul Cohen, TWC Sports
  • ML service: 10.033

Jose Bautista rf
1 year/$18.5M (2017), plus 2018, 2019 options

  • 1 year/$18.5M (2017), plus 2018, 2019 options
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/18/17
    • 17:$18M, 18:$17M mutual option ($0.5M buyout). 19:$20M option (guaranteed with 300 games played in 2017-18 and with no physical impairment preventing Bautista from playing in 2019)
  • 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)
    • Toronto exercised 2016 option 11/3/15
    • Toronto made $17.2M qualifying offer 11/16 (rejected)
  • 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, Epitome Sports
  • ML service: 11.165

Josh Donaldson 3b
2 years/$28.65M (2016-17)

  • 2 years/$28.65M (2016-17)
    • signed extension with Toronto 2/9/16 (avoided arbitration, $11.8M-$11.35M)
    • 16:$11.65M, 17:$17M
  • 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 (previously Bledsoe Agency)
  • ML service: 4.158

Marco Estrada rhp
2 years/$26M (2016-17)

  • 2 years/$26M (2016-17)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/13/15
    • $1M signing bonus (due 1/29/16)
    • 16:$11M, 17:$14M
  • 1 year/$3.9M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • Toronto made qualifying offer to Estrada 11/6/15
  • 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 by Washington 2005 (6-174) (Long Beach State)
  • $0.152M signing bonus
  • agent: TWC Sports
  • ML service: 7.035

Francisco Liriano lhp
3 years/$39M (2015-17)

  • 3 years/$39M (2015-17)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/15/14
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 15:$11M, 16:$13M, 17:$13M
    • award bonuses: $0.35M for Cy Young ($0.15M for second place in vote, $0.1M for third). $50,000 for All-Star. $25,000 each for LDS, LCS, WS MVP
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Pittsburgh 8/1/16 with $17,404,372 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$1M (2013), plus 2014 club option
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 2/8/13
    • 13:$1M, 14:$8M club option
    • may earn additional $3.75M in 2013 roster bonuses based on days not spent on disabled list with injury to humerus bone of non-throwing right arm
    • 2014 option guaranteed at $8M with 150 days not spent on disabled list in 2013 with the right arm injury, $6M with 120 days not spent on disabled list with the right arm injury, $5M with 90 days not spent on disabled list with the right arm injury
    • if 2014 option vests at $5M or $6M, Liriano may earn performance bonuses up to $8M based on games started 
    • 2014 option vested at $6M
    • Pittsburgh made qualifying offer 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$5.5M (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Minnesota 7/29/12
  • 1 year/$4.3M (2011)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/5/11 (avoided arbitration, $5M-$3.6M)
  • 1 year/$1.6M (2010)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.43M (2009)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/8/09
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2008)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/27/08
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2007)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/05
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from San Francisco 11/14/03
  • signed by San Francisco 9/00 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Greg Genske, Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 10.104

J.A. Happ lhp
3 years/$36M (2016-18)

  • 3 years/$36M (2016-18)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/28/15
    • 16:$10M, 17:$13M, 18:$13M
  • 1 year/$5.4M (2013), plus 2015 club option
    • signed extension with Toronto 3/27/13
    • 14:$5.2M, 15:$6.7M club option ($0.2M buyout)
    • Toronto exercised 2015 option 10/31/14
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Toronto 12/3/14
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Seattle 7/31/15 with $2,379,781 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$3.7M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.35M (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Houston 7/20/12
  • 1 year/$0.474M (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.47M (2010)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/10
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Philadelphia 7/28/10
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/3/09
  • 1 year (2008)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 6/30/07
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2004 (3-92) (Northwestern)
  • $0.42M signing bonus
  • agent: Rogers Sports Management
  • ML service: 8.047

Kendrys Morales 1b-dh
3 years/$33M (2017-19)

  • 3 years/$33M (2017-19)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/16
    • 17:$10M, 18:$11M, 19:$12M
  • 2 years/$17M (2015-16), plus 2017 mutual option
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/11/14
    • 15:$6.5M, 16:$9M, 17:$11M mutual option ($1.5M buyout)
    • annual performance bonuses: $50,000 for 375 plate appearances. $0.1M each for 400, 425, 450, 475, 500, 525, 550 PA
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All Star
    • Morales declined 2017 option 11/16
  • 1 year/$14M (2014)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 6/8/14
    • pro-rated over the rest of the season, will receive approximately $7,409,836
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Minnesota 7/24/14
  • 1 year/$5.25M (2013)
    • signed by Seattle 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses
    • Seattle made qualifying offer 11/4/13
  • 1 year/$2.975M (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/11/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $50,000 for 550 plate appearances
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from LA Angels 12/19/12
  • 1 year/$2.975M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 6 years/$4.5M (2005-10)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent from Cuba (via the Dominican Republic) 12/04
    • $3M signing bonus
    • 05:$0.316M, 06:$0.35M, 07:$0.4M, 08:$0.5M, 09:$0.6M, 10:$0.7M
    • minor-league salaries: o5:$0.1M, 06:$0.15M, 07:$0.2M, 08:$0.3M, 09:$0.35M, 10:$0.4M
    • with 3 years of Major League service, may void remaining years of deal and go to arbitration
    • total value may reach $10M with bonuses
  • signed as a free agent from Cuba (via the Dominican Republic) 12/04
  • agents: Wasserman Media Group (previously Boras Corp.)
  • ML service: 8.170

Steve Pearce 1b-lf
2 years/$12.5M (2017-18)

  • 2 years/$12.5M (2017-18)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/5/16
    • 17:$6.25M, 18:$6.25M
  • 1 year/$4.75M (2016)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/28/16
    • performance bonuses: $0.125M each for 400, 425 plate appearances. $0.25M each for 500, 525, 550, 575 PA
    • assignment bonus: $0.25M with trade
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Tampa Bay 8/1/16 with $1,609,290 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$3.7M (2015)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/30/15 (avoided arbitration, $5.4M-$2M)
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2014)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 12/3/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Baltimore 4/22/14, released 4/27/14 
    • re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 4/29/14
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2013)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 11/30/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 12/21/12
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 3/31/13 
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/19/11 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Minnesota 3/27/12
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 3/28/12 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from NY Yankees 6/2/12
    • claimed by Houston off waivers 7/28/12 after being DFA by Baltimore 7/21/12
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Houston 8/27/12
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers 9/29/12 after being DFA by NY Yankees 9/24/12
  • 1 year/$0.4275M (2011)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 10/31/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4075M (2009)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/10/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 9/1/07
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2005 (8-241) (South Carolina)
  • $40,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 7.116

Justin Smoak 1b
2 years/$8.5M (2017-18), plus 2019 option

  • 2 years/$8.5M (2017-18), plus 2019 club option
    • signed extension with Toronto 7/16/16
    • 17:$4.125M, 18:$4.125M, 19:$6M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • 2019 option may increase based on 2017-18 plate appearances:

      • to $7M with 950 PAs in 2017-18 combined
      • to $8M with 1,100 PAs in 2017-18 combined
  • 1 year/$3.9M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 12/2/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 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 by Texas 2008 (1-11) (South Carolina)
  • signed 8/15/08, $3.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Bledsoe Agency
  • ML service: 6.077

Marcus Stroman rhp
1 year/$3.4M (2017)

  • 1 year/$3.4M (2017)
    • won arbitration with Toronto 2/14/17 ($3.4M-$3.1M)
  • 1 year/$0.5159M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 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 Agency
  • ML service: 2.148

Jason Grilli rhp
2 years/$8M (2015-16), plus 2017 option

  • 2 years/$8M (2015-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/23/14
    • 15:$4.25M, 16:3.5M, 17:$3M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 56, 60, 64 games. $0.5M each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55 games finished. $1M for 60 GF
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Atlanta 5/31/16, with Braves paying $2.175M of $2,371,585 remaining in 2016 salary
    • Toronto exercised 2017 option 11/16
  • 2 years/$6.75M (2013-14)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/11/12
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 13:$2.25M, 14:$4M
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Pittsburgh 6/27/14
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 12/12/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/26/11 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Philadelphia 7/20/11 (opted out of contract)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 7/21/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/2/09 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2009)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Texas in trade 6/9/09 after being DFA by Colorado 6/5/09
    • sent outright to Triple-A 10/21/09
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2008)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Detroit 4/30/08
  • 1 year/$0.395M (2007)
    • renewed by Detroit 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.35M (2006)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • DFA, released by Chicago White Sox 1/05
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 2/05 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2004)

    • selected by Chicago White Sox from Florida in Rule 5 Draft 12/03
    • signed by Chicago White Sox 3/04
  • acquired by Florida in trade from San Francisco 7/99
  • drafted by San Francisco 1997 (1-4) (Seton Hill)
  • agent: Gary Sheffield
  • ML service: 10.016

J.P. Howell lhp
1 year/$3M (2017)

  • 1 year/$3M (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/17
  • 2 years/$11.25M (2014-17), plus 2016 option
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 12/20/13
    • $3M signing bonus
    • 14:$4M, 15:$4M, 16:$6.25M option ($0.25M buyout)
    • if club exercises 2016 option, Howell may decline and forfeit buyout
    • 2016 becomes player option if Howell 1) has 65 games in 2015 or 120 games in 2014-15 and 2) is not on the disabled list at end of 2015 season
    • Howell exercised 2016 option 11/4/15
  • 1 year/$2.85M (2013)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/4/13
    • performance bonuses: $75,000 for 50 games. $0.125M for 55 games. $0.15M for 60 games. $0.2M each for 65, 70 games. $50,000 each 50, 55, 65, 70 innings. $0.1M for 75 IP. $0.1M each 30, 35, 40 games finished. $0.2M for 45, 50 GF
  • 1 year/$1.35M (2012)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2011)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 12/13/10
  • 1 year/$1.8M (2010)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Tampa Bay 12/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4337M (2009)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/25/09
    • award bonuses: $10,000 for All Star, $20,000 for Gold Glove
  • 1 year/$0.3974M (2008)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/07
  • 1 year/$0.33M (2006)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Kansas City 6/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 6/05
  • drafted by Kansas City 2004 (1s-31) (Texas)
  • $1M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 10.007

Joe Smith rhp
1 year/$3M (2017)

  • 1 year/$3M (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/7/17
    • may earn additional $0.5M in performance bonuses
  • 3 years/$15.75M (2014-16)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/13
    • 14:$5.25M, 15:$5.25M, 16:$5.25M
    • performance bonuses: may earn additional $0.25M annually based on games finished
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from LA Angels 8/1/16 with $1,778,689 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$3.15M (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.87M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 12/2/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4275M (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year/$0.4275M (2009)
    • acquired by Cleveland in three-way trade from NY Mets 12/10/08
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/09 ($238,800 in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.398M (2008)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 3/07
  • drafted by NY Mets 2006 (3-94) (Wright St.)
  • $0.41M signing bonus
  • ML service: 9.091

Darwin Barney 2b
1 year/$2.8875M (2017)

  • 1 year/$2.8875M (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.05M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 12/10/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.525M (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 12/2/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 6/12/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/14/15
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from LA Dodgers 9/13/15
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/13/15
    • DFA by Toronto 10/19/15, sent outright to Triple-A 10/21/15
  • 1 year/$2.3M (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 2/6/14 (avoided arbitration, $2.8M-$1.8M)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers 7/28/14 in trade for a player to be named later after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 7/22/14
  • 1 year/$0.562M (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/13
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/12
  • 1 year/$0.417M (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 8/12/10
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2007 (4-127) (Oregon State)
  • $222,750 signing bonus
  • agent: Joe Urbon, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 5.085

Mat Latos rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/16/17 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors
    • may earn additional $0.5M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/21/17
  • 1 year/$3M (2016)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 2/9/16
    • award bonuses: $0.1M each for MVP, Cy Young, WS MVP
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 6/9/16, released 6/16/16
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 6/29/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Washington 9/2/16
  • 1 year/$9.4M (2015)
    • lost arbitration with Miami 2/5/15 ($10.4M-$9.4M)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Miami 7/30/15 with $3,390,163 remaining on contract for 2015 and Marlins paying Dodgers an undisclosed amount as part of the deal
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 9/17/15, released 9/25/15
    • signed by LA Angels 9/28/15
  • 2 years/$11.5M (2013-14)
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 2/12/13 (avoided arbitration, $4.7M-$4.15M)
    • 13:$4.25M, 14:$7.25M
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Cincinnati 12/11/14
  • 1 year/$0.55M (2012)
    • signed by Cincinnati 3/12
  • 1 year/$0.4607M (2011)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/27/11
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from San Diego 12/17/11
  • 1 year/$0.4078M (2010)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 7/19/09
  • drafted by San Diego 2006 (11-333) (Coconut Creek HS, Fla.)
  • $1.25M signing bonus
  • agent: Bledsoe Agency
  • ML service: 7.013

Jarrod Saltalamacchia c
1 year/$1.25M (2017)

  • 1 year/$1.25M (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/25/17 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.25M in majors
    • may earn additional $0.25M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Toronto 3/30/17
  • 3 year/$21M (2014-16)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/4/13
    • 14:$6M, 15:$7M, 16:$8M
    • DFA by Miami 4/27/15, released 5/5/15
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 5/7/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Arizona 5/29/15
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent, 1 year/$507,500 (2016)
    • salary from Detroit to offset portion of $8M due from Miami for 2016
  • 1 year/$4.5M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/17/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/15/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.75M (2011)
    • re-signed by Boston 10/14/10 (minor-league contract, $0.25M in minors)
  • 1 year/$418,580 (2010)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/4/10
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Texas 7/31/10 (Red Sox paid Rangers $0.35M as part of deal)
  • 1 year/$410,890 (2009)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/20/09
    • award bonus: $10,000 for WS MVP
  • 1 year/$396,710 (2008)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/15/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 5/2/07
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Atlanta 7/31/07
  • drafted by Atlanta 2003 (1s-36) (Royal Palm Beach HS, Fla.)
  • $0.95M signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 9.031

Ezequiel Carrera of
1 year/$1.1625M (2017)

  • 1 year/$1.1625M (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5218M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/3/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 5/2/15
    • DFA by Toronto 8/1/15, sent outright to Triple-A 8/3/15
    • contract selected by Toronto 8/18/15
  • 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 4/4/05 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 3.069

Aaron Loup lhp
1 year/$1.125M (2017)

  • 1 year/$1.125M (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.05M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Toronto 8/27/16 (optional assignment)
  • 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: 4.040

Chris Coghlan lf
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/3/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $3M in majors)
    • may earn additional $1M in performance bonuses
    • released by Philadelphia 3/28/17
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 4/1/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/14/17
  • 1 year/$4.8M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Chicago Cubs 2/25/16
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Oakland 6/9/16
  • 1 year/$2.505M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs 1/20/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 5/3/14
  • 1 year/$0.5035M (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/13
    • non-tendered by Miami 12/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2012)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2011)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/1/11
  • 1 year/$0.475M (2010)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/2/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Florida 5/8/09
  • drafted by Florida 2006 (1s-36) (Mississippi)
  • $0.95M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 6.148

Kevin Pillar cf
1 year/$0.555M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.555M (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5211M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 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)
  • agent: All Bases Covered
  • ML service: 2.113

Roberto Osuna rhp
1 year/$0.5524M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5524M (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5161M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 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
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 2.000

Ryan Goins ss
1 year/$0.5482M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5482M (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5202M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 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: 2.106

Dominic Leone rhp
1 year/$0.5482M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5482M (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/16
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Arizona 11/18/16
  • 1 year/$0.5158M (2015)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/15
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Seattle 6/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 4/4/14
  • drafted by Seattle 2012 (16-491) (Clemson)
  • agent: Frye McCann
  • ML service: 1.123

Devon Travis 2b
1 year/$0.5452M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5452M (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5112M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 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
  • agent: Arland Sports
  • ML service: 2.000

Joe Biagini rhp
1 year/$0.543M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.543M (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • selected by Toronto from San Francisco in Rule 5 draft 12/10/15
    • signed by Toronto 3/16
  • drafted by San Francisco 2011 (26-807) (UC Davis)
  • $0.175M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.000

Bo Schultz rhp
1 year/$0.543M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.543M (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5133M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 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: 1.085

Ryan Tepera rhp
1 year/$0.5427M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5427M (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5122M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 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: 1.108

Dalton Pompey cf
1 year/$0.539M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.539M (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 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: 0.119

Aaron Sanchez rhp
1 year/$0.535M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • renewed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5178M (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 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: Boras Corp. (previously Legacy Agency)
  • ML service: 2.069

Casey Lawrence rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/11/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/8/17
  • signed by Toronto 6/15/10 as an amateur free agent (Albright College, Pa.)
  • ML service: 0.000

Glenn Sparkman rhp
1 year/$0.535M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • selected by Toronto from Kansas City in Rule 5 draft 12/8/16
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • drafted by Kansas City 2013 (20-594) (Wharton JC, Texas)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Anthony Alford of
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Toronto 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Texas 3/17
  • drafted by Toronto 2012 (3-112) (Petal HS, Miss.)
  • $0.75M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 0.000

Danny Barnes rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Toronto 8/2/16
  • drafted by Toronto 2010 (35-1,056) (Princeton)
  • ML service: 0.039

Ryan Borucki lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Toronto 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • drafted by Toronto 2012 (15-475) (Mundelein HS, Ill.)
  • $0.426M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Leonel Campos rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/16
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from San Diego 11/18/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/10/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by San Diego 9/1/14
  • signed by San Diego 12/21/10 as a free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.089

Darrell Ceciliani cf
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade 2/2/16 after being DFA by NY Mets 1/27/16
    • signed by Toronto 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 5/19/15
  • drafted by NY Mets 2009 (4-134) (Columbia Basin CC, Pasco, Wash.)
  • $0.2043M signing bonus
  • agent: PSI Sports
  • ML service: 0.127

Matt Dermody lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/2/16
  • drafted by Toronto 2013 (28-835) (Norwalk HS, Iowa)
  • ML service: 0.031

Lourdes Gurriel inf
7 years/$22M (2017-23)

  • 7 years/$22M (2017-23)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent from Cuba 11/13/16
    • $3M signing bonus
    • 17:$0.6M, 18:$1M, 19:$1.5M, 20:$2.5M, 21:$3.5M, 22:$4.5M, 23:$5.4M
    • award bonuses, including $0.1M for Rookie of the Year
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 0.000

Luke Maile c
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/17
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 4/6/17 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 4/2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 9/1/15
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2012 (8-272) (Kentucky)
  • $0.1332M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.114

Harold Ramirez rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/16
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Pittsburgh 8/1/16
  • signed 7/2/11 as an amateur free agent from Colombia
  • $1.05M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Chris Smith rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Toronto (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/27/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • released by NY Yankees 7/26/15
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 8/1/15 (minor-league contract)
  • signed by NY Yankees 1/23/13 as an amateur free agent (Kentucky Wesleyan)
  • 2010-11: independent Frontier League
  • ML service: 0.006

Richard Urena ss
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Toronto 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
  • signed by Toronto 7/3/12 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Minor-league contracts

Jeff Beliveau lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/16/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/5/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5136M (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/8/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 11/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/14
  • 1 year/$0.492M (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/12/13
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade 4/16/13 after DFA by Texas 4/8/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/12
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 12/21/12 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 12/13/12
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2008 (18-551) (Florida Atlantic)
  • ML service: 1.154

Bo Bichette ss
2017

  • drafted by Toronto 2016 (2-66) (Lakewood HS, St. Petersburg)
  • $1.1M signing bonus ($0.9786M slot)
  • ML service:

Mike Bolsinger rhp
1 year/$0.5457M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5457M (2017)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/17
    • DFA by Toronto 4/2/17, sent outright to Triple-A 4/6/17
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/16
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from LA Dodgers 8/1/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Arizona 4/14/14
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade 11/22/14 after being DFA by Arizona 11/20/14
  • drafted by Arizona 2010 (15-451) (Arkansas)
  • agent: Lagardere Sports
  • ML service: 1.072

Jonathan Diaz ss
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/7/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 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

Jake Elmore 2b
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/8/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/15/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 6/28/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 10/28/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/5/14
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers from Cincinnati 11/7/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 1/29/15 (elected free agency)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 2/9/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 4/22/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$0.5055M (2014)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade 2/27/14 after being DFA by Chicago White Sox 2/26/14
    • signed by Oakland 3/14
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers 8/2/14 after being DFA by Oakland 7/31/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 11/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers from Houston 11/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 8/11/12
    • claimed by Houston off waivers from Arizona 11/1/12
  • drafted by Arizona 2008 (34-1,038) (Arizona State)
  • ML service: 2.095

Chad Girodo lhp
2017

  • 2017
    • DFA by Toronto 2/8/17, sent outright to Triple-A 2/15/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/22/16
  • drafted by Toronto 2013 (9-265) (Mississippi State)
  • $5,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.043

Conner Greene rhp
2017

  • drafted by Toronto 2013 (7-205) (Santa Monica HS, Calif.)
  • $0.1M signing bonus ($0.1874M slot)
  • ML service:

Jarrett Grube rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)

    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/28/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/18/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cleveland 6/16
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 6/9/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 8/10/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Seattle 8/30/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Quintana Roo of Mexican League 4/15
    • signed by Cleveland 6/20/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/31/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A 6/6/14
  • 1 year (2012)
    • released by Seattle 7/13/12
    • signed by LA Angels 7/27/12 (minor-league contract)
  • signed by Seattle 6/7/10 (minor-league contract)
  • released by Colorado 6/22/09
  • drafted by Colorado 2004 (10-290) (Memphis)
  • ML service: 0.026

Vladimir Guerrero 3b-of
2017

  • signed by Toronto 7/2/15 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $3.9M signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service:

Lucas Harrell rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/30/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 3/1/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Detroit 5/16/16
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 5/21/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/2/16
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Atlanta 7/27/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 10/26/16 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$0.9M (2015)
    • signed by LG Twins of Korea 11/25/14
  • 1 year/$0.5097M (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
    • DFA by Houston 4/16/14, sent outright to Triple-A 4/22/14 
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Houston 4/28/14
    • released by Arizona 8/24/14
  • 1 year/$0.5007M (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.482M (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/11
    • claimed by Houston off waivers from Chicago White Sox 7/8/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/24/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 11//20/07
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/27/08
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2004 (4-119) (Ozark HS, Mo.)
  • $0.27M signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.027

Jon Harris rhp
2017

  • drafted by Toronto 2015 (1s-28) (Missouri State)
  • $1.9448M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Arland Sports
  • ML service:

T.J. House lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/15/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/16
    • DFA by Cleveland 9/20/16, sent outright to Triple-A 9/27/16
  • 1 year/$0.5119M (2015)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/7/13
  • drafted by Cleveland 2008 (16-501) (Picayune Memorial HS, Miss.)
  • $0.75M signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 1.120

Raffy Lopez c
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/17/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 1/14/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Detroit 4/2/16
    • signed by Bridgeport of independent Atlantic League 4/16
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 5/3/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 8/27/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 10/10/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade 7/4/15 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 6/27/15
    • released by LA Angels 12/23/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/2/14
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2011 (16-489) (Florida State)
  • ML service: 0.071

Justin Maese rhp
2017

  • drafted by Toronto 2015 (3-91) (Yselta HS, El Paso, Texas)
  • $0.3M signing bonus ($0.6364M slot)
  • ML service:

Reese McGuire c
2017

  • acquired by Toronto in trade from Pittsburgh 8/1/16
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2013 (1-14) (Kentwood HS, Covington, Wash.)
  • signed 6/18/13, $2.369M signing bonus ($2.5698M slot)
  • agent: Sosnick, Cobbe & Karon
  • ML service:

Brett Oberholtzer lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/7/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.518M (2016)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/16
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers 8/9/16 after being DFA by Philadelphia 8/6/16
    • DFA by LA Angels 10/28/16, sent outright to Triple-A 11/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5158M (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Houston 12/12/15
  • 1 year/$0.5036M (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Atlanta 7/31/11
  • drafted by Atlanta 2008 (8-250) (Seminole CC, Fla.)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 2.127

Michael Ohlman c
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)

    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/28/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by St. Louis 10/13/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade 2/4/15 after being DFA by Baltimore 1/27/15
    • signed by St. Louis 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/11/14
  • drafted by Baltimore 2009 (11-326) (Lakewood Ranch HS, Bradenton, Fla.)
  • $0.995M signing bonus
  • agent: Sports One Athlete Management
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2015)

Max Pentecost c
2017

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

Gregorio Petit 2b-ss
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/31/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/4/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/13/16
    • DFA by LA Angels 11/28/16, non-tendered 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2015)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Houston 4/1/15
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 4/4/15
    • DFA by NY Yankees 7/25/15, sent outright to Triple-A 7/27/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Houston 7/25/14
    • DFA by Houston 12/15/14, sent outright to Triple-A 12/22/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by San Diego 12/12/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/20/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • released by San Diego 2/9/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • DFA by Oakland 2/1/10, sent outright to Triple-A 2/10
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Oakland 3/24/10
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/18/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 11/20/07
  • signed by Oakland 2001 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 2.027

Sean Reid-Foley rhp
2017

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

Jose Tabata rf
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 6 years/$15M (2011-16), plus 2017-19 club options
    • signed extension with Pittsburgh 8/21/11, replacing 1 year/$0.428M deal signed 3/11
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 11:$0.5M, 12:$0.75M, 13:$1M, 14:$3M, 15:$4M, 16:$4.5M, 17:$6.5M club option, 18:$7.5M club option, 19:$8.5M club option ($0.25M buyout for any of the three options)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 6/24/14
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 8/25/14
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 10/3/14, sent outright to Triple-A 10/9/14
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 5/19/15
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 6/28/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/30/15
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Pittsburgh 7/31/15, with Dodgers paying Pirates an undisclosed amount of cash
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/20/08
  • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from NY Yankees 7/25/08
  • signed by NY Yankees 2005 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.55M signing bonus
  • ML service: 4.074

Rowdy Tellez 1b
2017

  • drafted by Toronto 2013 (30-895) (Elk Grove HS, Calif.)
  • $0.85M signing bonus
  • ML service:

T.J. Zeuch rhp
2017

  • drafted by Toronto 2016 (1-21) (Pittsburgh)
  • $2.175M signing bonus ($2.2851M slot)
  • ML service: