Toronto Blue Jays

Service time in years & days (through 2013 season).
    
Rogers Communications bought the Blue Jays for $120M in 2000.
Forbes magazine valued the club at $610M in March, 2014.

Bloomberg valued the franchise at $950M in October, 2013.

  • Opening Day payrolls
    (Major League contracts plus pro-rated signing bonuses)
    :

    • 2014: $137,177,700
    • 2013: $119,277,800
    • 2012: $ 83,739,200
    • 2011: $ 70,567,800
    • 2010: $ 78,689,357
    • 2009: $ 80,538,300
    • 2008: $ 97,973,900
    • 2007: $ 81,942,800
    • 2006: $ 71,915,000
    • 2005: $ 45,719,500
    • 2004: $ 50,017,000
    • 2003: $ 51,269,000
    • 2002: $ 76,864,333
    • 2001: $ 76,896,000
    • 2000: $ 46,363,332

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: 13.078

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: 10.111

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: 8.165

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: 8.007

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: 8.085

Melky Cabrera lf
2 years/$16M (2013-14)

  • 2 years/$16M (2013-14)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/20/12
    • 13:$8M, 14:$8M
  • 1 year/$6M (2012)
    • signed by San Francisco 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • placed on restricted list 8/15/12
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2011)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/9/10
    • $0.25M in performance bonuses
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Kansas City 11/7/11
  • 1 year/$3.1M (2010)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/14/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Atlanta 10/18/10
  • 1 year/$1.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 525, 550, 575, 600 PAs
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from NY Yankees 12/22/09 (Yankees pay $0.5M to Braves in deal)
  • 1 year/$0.4612M (2008)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/4/08
  • 1 year/$0.4324M (2007)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/07
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 7/05
  • signed 2001 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: The Legacy Agency (previously Levinsons, ACES)
  • ML service: 7.148

Brandon Morrow rhp
3 years/$21M (2012-14), plus 2015 club option

  • 3 years/$21M (2012-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed extension with Toronto 1/24/12 (avoided arbitration, $4.2M-$3.9M)
    • 12:$4M, 13:$8M, 14:$8M, 15:$10M club option ($1M buyout)
  • 1 year/$2.3M (2011)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4098M (2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2009)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/1/09
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Seattle 12/23/09
  • 1 year (2008)
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • contract purchased 4/07
  • drafted 2006 (1-5)
  • $2.45M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 6.091

Adam Lind dh
4 years/$18M (2010-13), plus 2014-16 club options

  • 4 years/$18M (2010-13), plus 2014-16 club options
    • signed extension with Toronto 4/3/10, replacing 1-year, $0.41M deal for 2010
    • $0.6M signing bonus
    • 10:$0.4M, 11:$5M, 12:$5M, 13:$5M, 14:$7M club option ($2M buyout), 15:$7.5M club option ($1M buyout), 16:$8M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 5/31/12
    • contract purchased by Toronto 6/25/12
    • Toronto exercised 2014 option 11/1/13
  • 1 year/$0.4118M (2009)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/25/09
  • 1 year/$0.3964M (2008)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/29/08 ($0.1157M in minors)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased 9/06
  • drafted 2004 (3-83)
  • $0.44M signing bonus
  • agent: John Courtright
  • ML service: 6.058

Colby Rasmus cf
1 year/$7M (2014)

  • 1 year/$7M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.675M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/14/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.7M (2012)
    • signed by Toronto 1/15/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.443M (2011)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/11
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from St. Louis 7/27/11
  • 1 year/$0.418M (2010)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/18/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 4/5/09
  • drafted by St. Louis 2005 (1-25) (Russell County HS, Ala.)
  • signed 6/05, $1M signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council (previously Paul Cohen)
  • ML service: 5.000

J.A. Happ lhp
1 year/$5.4M (2014), plus 2015 option

  • 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)
  • 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 2004 (3-92)
  • $0.42M signing bonus
  • agent: Jay Fee Sports
  • ML service: 5.047

Casey Janssen rhp
2 years/$5.9M (2012-13), plus 2014 option

  • 2 years/$5.9M (2012-13), plus 2014 club option
    • signed extension with Toronto 2/13/12 (avoided arbitration, $2.2M-$1.8M)
    • 12:$2M, 13:$3.9M, 14:$4M club option (no buyout)
    • Toronto exercised 2014 option 11/1/13
  • 1 year/$1.095M (2011)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4139M (2009)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/3/09
  • 1 year/$0.4039M (2008)
  • 1 year/$0.3852M (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased 4/06
  • drafted 2004 (4-117)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • ML service: 7.063

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: 9.038

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 deal)
    • 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: 7.091

John Mayberry Jr. of
1 year/$1.5875M (2014)

  • 1 year/$1.5875M (2014)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Philadelphia 8/31/14
  • 1 year/$0.517M (2013)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2012)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Texas 11/20/08
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 11/20/08
    • signed by Philadelphia 3/10/09
  • drafted by Texas 2005 (1-19) (Stanford)
  • signed 6/05, $1.525M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Brodie Van Wagenen)
  • ML service: 3.095

Dustin McGowan rhp
3 years/$4.1M (2012-14), plus 2015 option

  • 3 years/$4.1M(2012-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed extension with Toronto 3/26/12, replacing 1 year/$0.6M contract signed 12/11/11, avoiding arbitration
    • 12:$0.6M, 13:$1.5M, 14:$1.5M, 15:$4M club option ($0.5M buyout)
  • 1 year/$0.45M(2011)
    • re-signed by Toronto 12/2/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5M(2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 12/13/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4194M (2009)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/25/09
  • 1 year/$0.4041M (2008)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed 2/05
  • drafted 2000 (1s-33)
  • $0.95M signing bonus
  • ML service: 7.113

Juan Francisco 1b-3b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year/$1.35 (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Milwaukee 3/24/14 (due 45 days’ salary, or $331,967) 
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 4/2/14 (minor-league contract) 
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/19/14
  • 1 year/$496,250 (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade 6/3/13 after being DFA by Atlanta 5/30/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/12
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Cincinnati 4/1/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/21/09
  • signed 2004 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 2.156

Brett Cecil lhp
1 year/$1.3M (2014)

  • 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: 3.152

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: club option
  • 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.)
  • ML service: 3.085

George Kottaras c
1 year/$0.95M (2014

  • 1 year (2014)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade 11/26/13 after being DFA by Kansas City 11/21/13 
    • 1 year/$1.075M, signed by Chicago Cubs 12/2/13 (avoided arbitration) 
    • released by Chicago Cubs 3/26/14 (due 45 days’ salary, or $264,344) 
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 3/31/14 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $0.95M in majors, $50,000 in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Cleveland 5/3/14 
    • DFA by Cleveland 5/6/14, sent outright to Triple-A 5/11/14 
    • contract selected by Cleveland 5/27/14 
    • claimed by St. Louis off waivers 7/11/14 after being DFA by Cleveland 7/7/14 
    • DFA by St. Louis 7/26/14, released 7/29/14
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 8/10/14 (minor-league contracct)
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/2/14
  • 1 year/$1M (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/14/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by Kansas City off waivers 1/25/13 after being DFA by Oakland 1/16/13
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 12/12/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade 7/29/12 after being DFA by Milwaukee 7/26/12
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2011)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/1/11
  • 1 year/$0.4085M (2010)
    • signed by Milwaukee 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/10/09
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from Boston 11/18/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by Boston 2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/07
  • 1 year/$ (2006)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 11/05
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/06
    • acquired by Boston in trade from San Diego 9/06
  • drafted by San Diego 2002 (20-595) (Connors State JC, Okla.) (draft and follow)
  • $0.375M signing bonus
  • agent: Lapa & Leventhal
  • ML service: 4.149

Dan Johnson 1b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/15/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 7/11/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/24/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Yankees after opting out of contract 8/29/13
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 8/30/13 
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/13/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 10/31/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 2/3/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 9/1/12
    • non-tendered by Chicago White Sox 11/30/12
  • 1 year/$1M (2011)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 12/6/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 5/20/11, sent outright to Triple-A 5/24/11
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 9/14/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 11/3/11 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2010)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/11/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A 3/31/10
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 8/2/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • played 2009 with Yokohama of Japan
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2008)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/08
    • claimed off waivers by Tampa Bay 4/18/08 after being DFA by Oakland 4/9/08
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 9/9/08
    • contract sold to Yokohama of Japan 12/20/08
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2007)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/07
  • 1 year/$0.33M (2006)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/06
  • drafted by Oakland 2001 (7-221) (Nebraska)
  • $32,500 signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.168

Danny Valencia 3b
1 year/$0.5325M (2014)

  • 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: 2.118

Brett Lawrie 3b
1 year/$0.5161M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5161M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.4825M (2012)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 8/5/11
  • acquired by Toronto in trade from Milwaukee 12/6/10
  • drafted 2008 (1-16) (Brookswood SS, Langley, BC)
  • signed 8 /5/08, $1.7M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.055

Steve Delabar rhp
1 year/$0.5159M (2014)

  • 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)
  • ML service: 2.015

Aaron Loup lhp
1 year/$0.5124M (2014)

  • 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
  • ML service: 1.083

Todd Redmond rhp
1 year/$0.5057M (2014)

  • 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: 0.129

Drew Hutchison rhp
1 year/$0.5032M (2014)

  • 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: 1.128

Ryan Goins ss
1 year/$0.5019M (2014)

  • 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
  • ML service: 0.039

Kyle Drabek rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.4995M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.4859M (2012)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/12
  • 1 year/$0.416M (2011)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 9/15/10
  • acquired by Toronto in trade from Philadelphia 12/16/09
  • drafted 2006 (1-18) (The Woodlands HS, Texas)
  • $1.55M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.071

Anthony Gose of
1 year (2014)

  • 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 7/17/12
  • acquired by Toronto in trade from Houston 7/28/10 (Brett Wallace)
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Philadelphia 7/28/10 (Oswalt deal)
  • drafted 2008 (2-51) (Bellflower HS, Calif.)
  • signed 6/08, $0.772M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.141

Kendall Graveman rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/4/14
  • drafted by Toronto 2013 (8-235) (Mississippi State)
  • $5,000 signing bonus ($0.1569M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Colt Hynes lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 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

Chad Jenkins rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 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: 0.118

A.J. Jimenez c
1 year (2014)

  • 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

Munenori Kawasaki ss
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/24/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 4/15/14
  • 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: 1.137

Sean Nolin lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 5/24/13
  • drafted by Toronto 2010 (6-186) (San Jacinto JC, Texas)
  • $0.175M signing bonus
  • agent: LSW Baseball
  • ML service: 0.001

Kevin Pillar cf
1 year (2014)

  • 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: 0.047

Dalton Pompey cf
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/2/14
  • drafted by Toronto 2010 (16-486) (Fraser SS, Mississauga, Ontario)
  • ML service: 0.000

Rob Rasmussen lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 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 (minor-league deal)
  • drafted by Florida 2010 (2-73) (UCLA)
  • $0.4995M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Aaron Sanchez rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 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:

Marcus Stroman rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 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: 0.000

Steve Tolleson inf
1 year (2014)

  • 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
  • ML service: 0.161

Minor-league contracts

Luis Ayala rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 2/7/14 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • performance bonuses: $0.5M for 60 games pitched 
    • released by Washington 3/19/14
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 3/20/14 (minor-league deal) 
    • opted out of contract with Baltimore 5/31/14
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 6/8/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.925M (2012), plus 2013 club option
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/10/12
    • 12:$0.825M, 13:$1M club option ($0.1M buyout)
    • may earn additional $0.325M annually in performance bonuses
    • Baltimore exercised $1M option for 2013 10/31/12 
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Baltimore 4/10/13
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/9/11 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 3/30/11
  • 1 year/$0.75M (2010)
    • signed by LA Dodgers 12/17/09 (minor-league contract)
    • $0.75M salary in majors
    • released by LA Dodgers 5/17/10 (exercised opt-out)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 5/19/10 (minor-league contract)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 8/26/10 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2009)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 2/19/09
    • DFA by Arizona 6/23/09, released 7/2/09
    • signed by Florida as a free agent 7/3/09 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Florida 7/12/09
    • DFA by Florida 9/1/09
  • 1 year/$1.7M (2008)
    • re-signed by Washington 12/12/07 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Washington 8/17/08
  • 2 years/$2.2M (2006-07)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/06 (avoided arbitration)
    • 06:$0.9M, 07:$1.3M
  • 1 year/$0.363M (2005)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/05
  • 1 year/$0.3175M (2004)
    • re-signed by Montreal 3/04
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2003)
  • agent: Joe Longo
  • ML service: 9.121

Franklin Barreto ss
2014

  • signed by Toronto 2012 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $1.45M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Brett Carroll of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/18/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 2/5/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.58M (2012)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/11 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.58M in majors
    • contract purchased by Washington 4/3/12
    • DFA by Washington 4/14/12, sent outright to Triple-A 4/24/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/18/10 (minor-league deal)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Kansas City 3/22/11
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 7/21/11
    • DFA by Milwaukee 7/30/11 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 8/4/11 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.4035M (2010)
    • renewed by Florida 3/2/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Florida 10/6/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • re-signed 2/25/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased 6/17/07
  • drafted 2004 (10-308)
  • $62,500 signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.102

Adron Chambers of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 11/25/13 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Houston 6/12/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13
    • refused outright assignment by St. Louis 11/4/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/29/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 11/17/10
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/11
  • drafted by St. Louis 2007 (38-1,153) (Pensacola JC, Fla.)
  • ML service: 0.134

D.J. Davis of
2014

  • drafted by Toronto 2012 (1-17) (Stone HS, Wiggins, Miss.)
  • $1.75M signing bonus ($2M slot)
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service:

Jonathan Diaz ss
1 year (2014)

  • 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
  • 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: 0.009

Cole Gillespie of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/5/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 4/24/14 
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 7/5/14 after DFA by Seattle 7/4/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 8/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by San Francisco 12/12/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 7/5/13 
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 7/13/13 after being DFA by San Francisco 7/9/13 
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 9/4/13, sent outright to Triple-A 9/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/12
    • DFA by Arizona 9/19/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/11/10
  • acquired by Arizona in trade with Milwaukee 7/19/09
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2006 (3-92) (Oregon St)
  • $0.4175M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Joe Urbon)
  • ML service: 1.003

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: 0.000

Matt Hague 1b
1 year (2014)

  • 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
  • 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: 0.054

Jeff Hoffman rhp
2014

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

Bobby Korecky rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 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
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/12/12 (minor-league deal)
  • 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 0.091

Dawel Lugo ss
2014

  • signed by Toronto 2011 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $1.3M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Darin Mastroianni of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 11/13 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.505M in majors ($0.2873M in minors) 
    • contract selected by Minnesota 4/11/14 
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 4/22/14 after being DFA by Minnesota 4/20/14
    • DFA by Toronto 9/2/14, sent outright to Triple-A 9/12/14
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 12/23/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers 2/9/12 after being DFA by Toronto 2/1/12
    • signed by Minnesota 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 11/19/10
  • drafted by Toronto 2007 (16-505) (Southern Indiana)
  • ML service: 1.149

Mike McDade 1b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • released by Chicago White Sox 3/13/14
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 3/14/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/11/13
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers 5/7/13 after being DFA by Cleveland 5/2/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 12/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/12
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers from Toronto 11/30/12
  • drafted by Toronto 2007 (6-205) (Silverado HS, Las Vegas)
  • ML service: 0.000

Melky Mesa of
1 year (2014)

  • 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

Brad Mills lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/9/14 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Milwaukee 6/17/14 
    • contract selected by Oakland 6/20/14 
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 7/17/14 after being DFA by Oakland 7/7/14 
    • DFA by Toronto 7/22/14, sent outright to Triple-A 7/24/14
    • contract selected by Toronto 8/11/14
    • DFA by Toronto 8/12/14, sent outright to Triple-A 8/14/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from LA Angels 3/24/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 3/28/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/11
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Toronto 12/1/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 6/17/09
  • drafted by Toronto 2007 (4-145) (Arizona)
  • $0.14M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.095

Mitch Nay 3b
2014

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

Mike Nickeas c
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 10/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 11/7/12 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from NY Mets 12/17/12
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/3/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 10/4/13
  • 1 year/$480,880 (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Mets 11/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 9/2/10
  • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Texas 8/30/06
  • drafted by Texas 2004 (5-141) (Georgia Tech)
  • $0.2M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Nez Balelo)
  • ML service: 1.108

Daniel Norris lhp
2014

  • drafted by Toronto 2011 (2-74) (Science Hill HS, Johnson City, Tenn.)
  • $2M signing bonus
  • agent: Hendricks Sports
  • ML service:

Roberto Osuna rhp
2014

  • signed by Toronto 2011 as an amateur free agent from Mexico
  • $1.5M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Max Pentecost c
2014

  • drafted by Toronto 2014 (1-11) (Kennesaw State, Ga.)
  • $2.8883M 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: Joe Longo
  • ML service: 4.000 (through 2012)

Sergio Santos rhp
3 years/$8.25M (2012-14), plus 2015-17 club options

  • 3 years/$8.25M (2012-14), plus 2015-17 club options
    • signed extension with Chicago White Sox 9/30/11
    • 12:$1M, 13:$2.75M, 14:$3.75M, 15:$6M club option, 16:$8M club option, 17:$8.75M club option ($0.75M buyouts for each option)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/6/11
    • DFA by Toronto 7/21/14, sent outright to Triple-A 7/24/14
    • contract selected by Toronto 8/24/14
    • DFA by Toronto 8/27/14, sent outright to Triple-A 8/31/14
  • 1 year/$0.435M (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/10
  • drafted by Arizona 2002 (1-27) (as shortstop)
  • ML service: 4.000

John Stilson rhp
2014

  • drafted by Toronto 2011 (3-108) (Texas A&M)
  • $0.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Icon Sports
  • ML service:

Alberto Tirado rhp
2014

  • signed by Toronto 2011 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service:

Raul Valdes lhp
1 year/$0.5043M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5043M (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
    • DFA by Houston 3/27/14, sent outright to Triple-A 4/2/14
    • contract selected by Houston 4/17/14 
    • DFA by Houston 5/4/14, sent outright to Triple-A 5/6/14 
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Houston 5/19/14
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2013)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/13
    • claimed by Houston off waivers from Philadelphia 10/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/10/11 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 5/11/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 11/22/10 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 6/23/11
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 8/16/11 after being DFA by St. Louis 8/12/11
    • elected free agency 10/11/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 4/11/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Mets 11/4/10
  • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2007 (minor-league contract)
  • 2006: Independent League
  • signed by Chicago Cubs as an amateur free agent from Cuba (via Dominican Republic)
  • ML service: 2.085

Brett Wallace 1b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • DFA by Houston 2/6/14, sent outright to Triple-A 2/12/14
    • released by Houston 3/12/14 
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 3/23/14 (minor-league deal) 
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Baltimore 7/14/14
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/18/12
  • 1 year/$0.418M (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/10/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Toronto 7/28/10 (Anthony Gose)
    • contract purchased by Houston 7/31/10
  • acquired by Toronto in trade from Oakland 12/16/09 (Michael Taylor)
  • acquired by Oakland in trade from St. Louis 7/24/09 (Matt Holliday)
  • drafted by St. Louis 2008 (1-13) (Arizona State)
  • signed 6/08, $1.84M signing bonus
  • agent: Dan Lozano
  • ML service: 2.067

P.J. Walters rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/21/13 (minor-league deal)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Kansas City 5/25/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota as free agent 10/29/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 5/25/13 
    • DFA by Minnesota 7/5/13, sent outright to Triple-A 7/8/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/14/11 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 5/10/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 10/24/12 (refused assignment) 
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by St. Louis 5/27/11
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 7/7/11
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from St. Louis 7/27/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 9/6/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/4/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/09 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 4/17/09
  • drafted by St. Louis 2006 (11-346) (South Alabama)
  • ML service: 1.114

Mike Zagurski lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/22/13 (minor-league deal)
    • opted out of contract with Cleveland 5/24/14
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 5/27/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/1/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 5/27/13 
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 6/15/13, sent outright to Triple-A 6/18/13 (refused assignment)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 6/21/13 (minor-league deal)
    • exercised right to opt out of contract 8/15/13 
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 8/17/13 (minor-league contract) 
    • released by Oakland 9/2/13 (exercised opt-out)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 9/10/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Yankees 10/3/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 4/4/12
    • contract purchased by Arizona 4/24/12
    • DFA by Arizona 8/11/12, sent outright to Triple-A 8/13/12
    • contract purchased by Arizona 8/14/12
    • elected free agency 11/5/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/11
    • acquired by Arizona in trade 9/23/11 after being DFA by Philadelphia 9/17/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/25/09
  • 1 year/$0.3925M (2008)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased 5/25/07
  • drafted 2005 (12-367) (University of Kansas)
  • ML service: 3.055

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