Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

Service time in years & days (through 2014 season).
    
Arturo Moreno bought the Angels for $184M in April, 2003. (The team sold for $147M in 1998.) Forbes magazine valued the club at $775M in March, 2014. Bloomberg valued the franchise at $1.09 billion in October, 2013.

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

    • 2014: $154,546,500
    • 2013: $137,271,250
    • 2012: $151,381,000
    • 2011: $141,755,666
    • 2010: $121,113,867
    • 2009: $113,709,000
    • 2008: $119,216,333
    • 2007: $109,251,333
    • 2006: $103,472,000
    • 2005: $ 97,725,322
    • 2004: $100,534,667
    • 2003: $ 79,031,667
    • 2002: $ 61,721,667
    • 2001: $ 47,735,167
    • 2000: $ 55,800,000

Dennis Kuhl Chairman

  • appointed club president 11/03

Jerry Dipoto General Manager
3 years (2012-14), plus 2015-16 club options

  • 3 years (2012-14), plus 2015-16 club options
    • hired by LA Angels as general manager 10/29/11, replacing Tony Reagins
    • LA Angels exercised 2015 option 7/14
  • Arizona, 2006-11
    • selected by Arizona as interim GM, 7/1/10 – 9/22/10
    • Senior VP, Scouting & Player Development, 2009-2010
    • VP, Player Personnel 2009; Director, Player Personnel 2007-08
  • Colorado, 2005
  • Boston, 2003-04
  • Assistant GM, Scouting & Player Development Scott Servais
  • Assistant GM Matt Klentak
  • Director, Amateur Scouting Ric Wilson
  • Director, Pro Scouting Hal Morris
  • Director, Player Development Bobby Scales
  • former General Manager Tony Reagins
    • promoted to GM from Director, Player Development 10/16/07, 3 years (2008-10)
    • signed long-term extension with LA Angels 11/6/09
    • resigned 9/30/11, assuming role of special assistant

Mike Scioscia Manager
10 years/$50M (2009-18)

  • 10 years/$50M (2009-18)
    • signed extension with Angels through 2018 1/5/09
    • 16:$6M, 17:$6M, 18:$6M
    • deal gives Scioscia right to opt out of contract after 2015 season
  • 2 years (2008-09), plus 2010 club option
    • signed extension with Angels through 2009 11/05
    • deal believed to be worth an average of $1.75M annually
  • 2 years (2006-07), plus 2008 club option
    • signed extension with Angels through 2007 7/03
    • 07:$2M
  • 3 years/about $4M (2003-05), plus 2006 club option
    • signed extension 8/01
  • 2 years (2000-01), plus 2002 club option
    • signed 11/99
  • agent: none

Albert Pujols 1b
10 years/$240M (2012-21)

  • 10 years/$240M (2012-21)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/8/11
    • 12:$12M, 13:$16M, 14:$23M, 15:$24M, 16:$25M, 17:$26M, 18:$27M, 19:$28M, 20:$29M, 21:$30M
    • full no-trade protection
    • milestone bonuses: $3M for 3,000 hits, $7M for 763 HRs
    • up to $0.875M annually in award bonuses. $0.5M for MVP ($75,000 each for 2nd or 3rd in vote). $0.1M for WS MVP. $75,000 each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP. $50,000 for All-Star
    • perks: hotel suite on road, luxury suite for Pujols charity for 10 home games each season, right to buy luxury suite between first and third base for all home games
    • 10-year, $10M personal-services contract begins once player contract expires
  • 7 years/$100M (2004-10), plus 2011 club option
    • signed extension with St. Louis 2/19/04 (avoided arbitration, $10.5M-$7M)
    • 04:$7M, 05:$11M, 06:$14M, 07:$15M, 08:$16M, 09:$16M, 10:$16M, 11:$16M club option ($5M buyout)
    • if option is not exercised, $4M of $5M buyout is deferred without interest
    • complete no-trade clause for 2004-2006, with a limited no-trade clause for 2007 through end of deal
    • $3M/year (2007-11) deferred without
      interest, to be paid in 10 installments of $1.2M from 2020 to 2029, reducing present-day value at signing to $90,276,957
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for Silver Slugger, Gold Glove, All Star ($25,000 AS selection). $0.1M for LCS MVP. $0.15M for WS MVP. $0.2M for MVP ($0.1M for 2nd in vote, $50,000 for 3rd)
    • perks: right to purchase 4 season tickets and luxury box at stadium each year
    • Pujols to make 4 trips to Dominican Republic as club representative
    • St. Louis exercised $16M 2011 option 10/6/10
  • 1 year/$0.9M (2003)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/03 (record for third-year player)
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2002)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/02
  • 1 year/$0.2M (2001)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 3/01
  • drafted by St. Louis 1999 (13-402) (Maple Woods CC)
  • signing bonus of almost $60,000 (turned down initial $10,000 offer & played ’99 season in Jayhawk League)
  • agents: Dan Lozano
  • ML service: 14.000

Josh Hamilton lf
5 years/$125M (2013-17)

  • 5 years/$125M (2013-17)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/13/12
    • $10M signing bonus, $2M to Hamilton’s charity ($0.4M annually)
    • 13:$15M, 14:$15M, 15:$23M, 16:$30M, 17:$30M
    • full no-trade clause
    • award bonuses: $0.5M for MVP ($75,000 for second or third in MVP vote). $0.1M for WS MVP. $75,000 each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP. $50,000 for All-Star
    • perks: hotel suite on road, luxury suite for 2013-14 home games, right to pay $0.15M/year for luxury suite for 2015-17 home games
  • 2 years/$24M (2011-12)
    • signed extension with Texas 2/11/11 (avoided arbitration, $12M-$8.7M)
    • $3M signing bonus
    • 11:$7.25M, 12:$13.75M
  • 1 year/$3.25M (2010)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.555M (2009)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/25/09
    • award bonuses: $10,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, MVP, Aaron award
  • 1 year/$396,830 (2008)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Cincinnati 12/21/07
    • re-signed by Texas 2/15/08
    • award bonus: $10,000 for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • drafted by Chicago Cubs from Tampa Bay in Rule 5 draft 12/06
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Chicago Cubs 12/06
    • signed by Cincinnati 2/07
  • sent outright to minors by Tampa Bay 11/05
  • suspended indefinitely 3/04 for violations of substance abuse policy
  • drafted 1999 (1-1), $3.96M signing bonus
  • agent: Michael Moye
  • ML service: 8.000

C.J. Wilson lhp
5 years/$77.5M (2012-16)

  • 5 years/$77.5M (2012-16)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/8/11
    • $2.5M signing bonus ($0.5M upon approval, $1M each on 7/1 in 2013, 2014)
    • 12:$10M, 13:$11M, 14:$16M, 15:$18M, 16:$20M
    • full no-trade protection in 2012-13
    • may block trades to 8 clubs annually in 2014-16
    • award bonuses: $0.15M for Cy Young
      ($75,000 for 2nd or 3rd in vote). $0.1M for WS MVP. $75,000 each for Gold Glove, LCS MVP. $50,000 for All-Star
    • perks: may purchase 8 Diamond Club seats for all Angel Stadium events and luxury suite for home games Wilson pitches (suite starts at $2,000 per game in 2012, with annual 5% increases thereafter)
  • 1 year/$7M (2011)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • $0.15M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$3.1M (2010)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/18/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.85M (2009)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 45, 50, 55 games finished
  • 1 year/$417,460 (2008)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/08
  • 1 year/$391,043, re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.331M (2006), re-signed 2/06
  • 1 year (2005), contract purchased 6/05
  • drafted 2001 (5-141)
  • agent: Bob Garber
  • ML service: 9.055

Jered Weaver rhp
5 years/$85M (2012-16)

  • 5 years/$85M (2012-16)
    • signed extension with LA Angels 8/22/11
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 12:$14M, 13:$16M, 14:$16M, 15:$18M, 16:$20M
    • full no-trade clause
  • 1 year (2011)
    • lost arbitration with LA Angels 2/10/11 ($8.8M-$7.37M)
  • 1 year/$4.265M (2010)
    • re-signed by Angels 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star selection, $50,000 for 5th place in 2010 Cy Young vote
  • 1 year/$0.465M (2009)
    • re-signed by Angels 2/28/09
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.435M (2008)
    • re-signed by Angels 2/22/08
  • 1 year/$0.385M (2007)
    • renewed by Angels 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Angels 5/06
  • signed 5/05 after stint in independent Atlantic League
  • drafted 2004 (1-12)
  • $4M signing bonus
  • agent: Scott Boras
  • ML service: 8.129

Erick Aybar ss 
4 years/$35M (2013-16)

  • 4 years/$35M (2013-16)
    • signed extension with LA Angels 4/19/12
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 13:$8.5M, 14:$8.5M, 15:$8.5M, 16:$8.5M
    • award bonuses: $50,000 for All-Star. $75,000 each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP. $0.1M for WS MVP. $0.15M for MVP ($75,000 for 2nd or 3rd in vote. $50,000 for 4th or 5th in vote)
  • 1 year/$5.075M (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $75,000 for Gold Glove
  • 1 year/$2.05M (2010)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/18/10 (avoided arbitration, $2.75M-$1.8M)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 575, 625 PAs
  • 1 year/$0.46M (2009)
    • re-signed by Angels 3/1/09
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$0.415M (2008)
    • re-signed by Angels 3/2/08
  • 1 year/$0.3825M (2007)
    • re-signed by Angels 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased 11/05
    • re-signed 2/06
  • signed 2002 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 8.086

Huston Street rhp
2 years/$14M (2013-14), plus 2015 option

  • 2 years/$14M (2013-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed extension with San Diego 7/29/12
    • 13:$7M, 14:$7M, 15:$7M club option
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from San Diego 7/18/14
    • LA Angels exercised 2015 option 10/30/14
  • 3 years/$22.5M (2010-12), plus 2013 option
    • signed extension with Colorado 1/27/10 (avoided arbitration, $8.35M-$7.1M)
    • 10:$7.2M, 11:$7.3M, 12:$7.5M, 13:$9M player option (club may decline and pay $0.5M buyout)
    • award bonuses: $0.1M each for MVP, WS MVP. $0.1M for Rolaids ($50,000 for 2nd-5th). $0.1M for Cy Young ($50,000 for 2nd-5th). $75,000 for LCS MVP. $25,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Colorado 12/6/11 (Rockies pay $0.5M of 2012 salary and 2013 buyout if option is declined)
  • 1 year/$4.5M (2009)
    • signed by Colorado 1/19/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.3M (2008)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/17/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Oakland 11/12/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • renewed by Oakland 3/07
  • 1 year/$339,625 (2006)
    • renewed by Oakland 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 4/05
  • drafted by Oakland 2004 (1s-40) (University of Texas)
  • $0.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Hendricks Sports
  • ML service: 10.000

Joe Smith rhp
3 years/$15.75M (2014-16)

  • 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
  •  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: 7.091

David Freese 3b 
1 year/$5.05M (2014)

  • 1 year/$5.05M (2014)
    • signed by LA Angels 1/31/14 (avoided arbitration, $6M-$4.1M)
  • 1 year/$3.15M (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/8/13 (avoided arbitration, $3.75M-$2.4M)
    • acquired by LA Angles in trade from St. Louis 11/22/13
  • 1 year/$0.508M (2012)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/22/12 (split contract, $0.2496M in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.416M (2011)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/4/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 4/5/09
  • acquired by St. Louis in trade from San Diego 12/15/07
  • drafted by San Diego 2006 (9-273) (South Alabama)
  • $6,000 signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Nez Balelo)
  • ML service: 5.028

Chris Iannettac
3 years/$15.55M (2013-15)

  • 3 years/$15.55M (2013-15)
    • signed extension with Colorado 10/5/12
    • 13:$5.05M, 14:$4.975M, 15:$5.525M
    • 2013 performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 100, 110, 115, 120, 125 games started as catcher
    • 2014 and 2015 performance bonuses: $0.1M for 90 games started at catcher. $0.125M each for 100, 110, 115, 120, 125 games started as catcher
  • 3 years/$8.35M (2010-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with Colorado 1/5/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • $0.25M signing bonus
    • 10:$1.75M, 11:$2.55M, 12:$3.55M, 13:$5M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • if traded before 2013 season, Iannetta 2013 option becomes mutual
    • 2013 option increased to $5.05M with bonuses
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Colorado 11/30/11
  • 1 year/$0.415M (2009)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/4/09
  • 1 year/$0.396M (2008)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/08 (split contract, $208,604 in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.381M (2007)
    • re-signed by Colorado 2/07 (split contract, $60,000 in minors)
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 8/06
  • drafted by Colorado 2004 (4-110) (University of North Carolina)
  • $0.305M signing bonus
  • agent: Lou Jon Nero, Octagon
  • ML service: 8.013

Mike Trout cf
6 years/$144.5M (2015-20)

  • 6 years/$144.5M (2015-20)
    • signed extension with LA Angels 3/28/14
    • $5M signing bonus
    • 15:$5.25M, 16:$15.25M, 17:$19.25M, 18:$33.25M, 19:$33.25M, 20:$33.25M
    • full no-trade protection
  • 1 year/$1M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/26/14
    • record one-year salary for pre-arbitration player
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2013)
    • renewed by LA Angels 3/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.4825M (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12
    • award bonus: $10,000 for Rookie of the Year
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 7/8/11
  • drafted by LA Angels 2009 (1-27) (Millville HS, N.J.)
  • $1.215M signing bonus
  • agent: Craig Landis
  • ML service: 3.070

Matt Joyce of
1 year/$3.7M (2014)

  • 1 year/$3.7M (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Tampa Bay 12/16/14
  • 1 year/$2.45M (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4995M (2012)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.4265M (2011)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/26/11
  • 1 year/$0.406M (2010)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.4104M (2009)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Detroit 12/10/08
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/25/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 5/5/08
  • drafted by Detroit 2005 (12-360) (Florida Southern)
  • ML service: 5.123

Vinnie Pestano rhp
1 year/$1.15M (2015)

  • 1 year/$1.15M (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 11/10/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.975M (2014)
    • lost arbitration with Cleveland 2/8/14 ($1.45M-$0.975M)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Cleveland 8/7/14
  • 1 year/$0.501M (2013)
    • renewed by Cleveland 3/11/13
  • 1 year/$0.4912M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/12
  • 1 year/$0.4141M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 9/23/10
  • drafted by Cleveland 2006 (20-611) (Cal State Fullerton)
  • ML service: 3.054

Fernando Salas rhp
1 year/$0.87M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.87M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.512M (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13 
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from St. Louis 11/22/13
  • 1 year/$0.498M (2012)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/29/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 5/27/10
  • contract purchased from Saltillo of Mexican League 2007
  • agent: Paragon Sports
  • ML service: 4.048

Cesar Ramos lhp
1 year/$749,750 (2014)

  • 1 year/$749,750 (2014)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Tampa Bay 11/5/14
  • 1 year/$0.5013M (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.4167M (2011)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/26/11
  • 1 year/$0.4013M (2010)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/10
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from San Diego 12/17/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 11/20/08
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/27/09
  • drafted by San Diego 2005 (1s-35) (Long Beach State)
  • $0.95M signing bonus
  • ML service: 4.003

Drew Butera c
1 year/$0.7M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.7M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 11/29/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade 12/9/14 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 12/5/14
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/17/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Minnesota 7/31/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.429M (2011)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/7/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/19/08
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/8/09
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Mets 7/30/07
  • drafted by NY Mets 2005 (5-149) (Central Florida)
  • $0.175M signing bonus
  • agent: David Schwartz
  • ML service: 4.018

Hector Santiago lhp
1 year/$0.53M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.53M (2014)
    • signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/22/13
    • acquired by LA Angels in three-way trade from Arizona / Chicago White Sox 12/10/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/4/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 6/26/11
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2006 (30-915) (Northwest Florida State College)
  • ML service: 3.016

Garrett Richards rhp
1 year/$0.52M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.52M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 8/10/11
  • drafted by LA Angels 2009 (1s-42) (Oklahoma)
  • $0.8028M signing bonus
  • agent: Relativity Baseball
  • ML service: 2.148

Johnny Giavotella 2b
1 year/$508,575 (2014)

  • 1 year/$508,575 (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/1/14
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade 12/19/14 after being DFA by Kansas City 12/18/14
  • 1 year/$0.494M (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$528,250 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$483,600 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/24/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 8/5/11
  • drafted by Kansas City 2008 (2-47) (New Orleans)
  • signed 6/08 $0.787M signing bonus
  • agent: Meister Sports
  • ML service: 1.055

Kole Calhoun rf
1 year/$0.506M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.506M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 5/21/12
  • drafted by LA Angels 2010 (8-264) (Arizona State)
  • $36,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.130

Collin Cowgill cf-rf
1 year/$0.506M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.506M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
  • 1 year/$493,250 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade 6/25/13 after being DFA by NY Mets 6/19/13
  • 1 year/$0.4825M (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Oakland 12/18/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 7/26/11
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Arizona 12/9/11
  • drafted 2008 (5-168) (Kentucky)
  • $0.155M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.151

Josh Rutledge 2b-ss
1 year/$0.501M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.501M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Colorado 12/10/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 7/13/12
  • drafted by Colorado 2010 (3-107) (Alabama)
  • $0.295M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 2.022

Tyler Skaggs lhp 
1 year/$502,250 (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/2/13
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Arizona 12/10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 8/22/12
  • acquired by Arizona in trade from LA Angels 8/7/10
  • drafted 2009 (1s-40) (Santa Monica HS, Calif.)
  • $1M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA
  • ML service: 1.066

Matt Shoemaker rhp
1 year/$0.5005M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5005M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 9/16/13
  • signed by LA Angels 8/14/08 as an amateur free agent (Eastern Michigan)
  • agent: Relativity Baseball
  • ML service: 0.166

Jose Alvarez lhp
1 year/$0.502M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.502M (2014)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/1/14 
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Detroit 3/21/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 11/8/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Detroit 6/9/13
  • acquired by Florida in trade from Boston 11/5/09
  • signed by Boston 2005 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.059

Jett Bandy c
2015

  • 2015
    • contract selected by LA Angels 11/20/14
  • drafted by LA Angels 2011 (31-945) (Arizona)
  • ML service: 0.000

Cam Bedrosian rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 6/3/14
  • drafted by LA Angels 2010 (1-29) (East Coweta HS, Sharpsburg, Ga.)
  • $1.116M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.059

C.J. Cron 1b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/3/14
  • drafted by LA Angels 2011 (1-17) (Utah)
  • $1.467M signing bonus
  • agent: Moye Sports
  • ML service: 0.124

Taylor Featherston 2b-ss
2015

  • 2015
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Chicago Cubs 12/1/14
    • selected by Chicago Cubs from Colorado in Rule 5 draft 12/11/14
  • drafted by Colorado 2011 (5-168) (TCU)
  • $0.1449M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Grant Green 2b-3b
1 year/$502,250 (2014)

  • 1 year/$502,250 (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/13 
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Oakland 7/30/13
  • drafted by Oakland 2009 (1-13) (USC)
  • signed 8/17/09, $2.75M signing bonus
  • agent: Scott Boras
  • ML service: 1.033

Andrew Heaney lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Miami 6/16/14
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Miami 12/10/14
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Miami 12/10/14
  • drafted by Miami 2012 (1-9) (Oklahoma State)
  • $2.6M signing bonus ($2.8M slot)
  • agent: Rob Martin, ICON Sports
  • ML service: 0.047

Marc Krauss lf-rf
1 year/$0.5023M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5023M (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers from Houston 12/8/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Houston 6/21/13
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Arizona 7/29/12
  • drafted by Arizona 2009 (2-64) (Ohio University)
  • $0.55M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.062

Jeremy McBryde rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/7/14
    • will earn Major League minimum salary
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/18/13 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by San Diego 2006 (26-783) (Rose State JC, Okla.)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Mike Morin rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 4/27/14
  • drafted by LA Angels 2012 (13-417) (University of North Carolina)
  • ML service: 0.155

Efren Navarro 1b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 9/16/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 9/1/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 10/28/11
  • drafted by LA Angels 2007 (50-1,450) (UNLV)
  • ML service: 0.141

Cory Rasmus rhp
1 year/$501,250 (2014)

  • 1 year/$501,250 (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13 
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Atlanta 7/29/13
  • drafted by Atlanta 2006 (1s-38) (Russell County HS, Seale, Ala.)
  • $0.9M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.169

Danny Reynolds lhp
2015

  • 2015
    • contract selected by LA Angels 11/20/14
  • drafted by LA Angels 2009 (6-201) (Durango HS, Las Vegas)
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Daniel Robertson of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from San Diego 4/23/14
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Texas 11/20/14
  • drafted by San Diego 2008 (33-1,005) (Oregon State)
  • ML service: 0.159

Drew Rucinski rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 7/10/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 8/6/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 6/16/11 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Cleveland 3/28/12
  • ML service: 0.013

Nick Tropeano rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Houston 9/2/14
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Houston 11/5/14
  • drafted by Houston 2011 (5-160) (Stony Brook)
  • $1.557M signing bonus
  • agent: Bledsoe brothers
  • ML service: 0.027

Minor leagues

Michael Brady rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Miami 11/20/13 
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14 
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers 4/2/14 after being DFA by Miami 3/30/14 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 6/6/14
  • drafted by Florida 2009 (24-728) (Cal)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2013)

Ryan Brasier rhp
1 year/$500,750 (2014)

  • 1 year/$500,750 (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 10/27/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 11/20/12
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13
  • drafted by LA Angels 2007 (6-208) (Weatherford JC, Texas)
  • ML service: 0.041 (through 2013)

Tony Campana of
1 year/$0.5095M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Arizona 7/5/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 10/27/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • acquired by Arizona in trade 2/18/13 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 2/10/13
    • signed by Arizona 3/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.483M (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 5/17/11
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2008 (13-401) (Cincinnati)
  • ML service: 2.059

Robert Carson lhp
2014

  • 2014
    • DFA by LA Angels 3/8/14
  • 1 year/$491,375 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers from NY Mets 10/17/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 11/18/11
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
  • drafted by NY Mets 2007 (14-453) (Hattiesburg HS, Miss.)
  • ML service: 0.113 (through 2013)

Caleb Clay rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by San Francisco as free agent 11/10/13 (minor-league deal)
    • signed by Hanwha of Korea 12/10/13
    • released by San Francisco 1/9/14
    • signed by LA Angels 6/18/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 8/10/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 8/13/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 11/15/12 (minor-league deal)
  • drafted by Boston 2006 (1s-44) (Cullman HS, Ala.)
  • $0.775M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2013)

Kaleb Cowart 3b
2014

  • drafted by LA Angels 2010 (1-18) (Cook HS, Adel, Ga.)
  • $2.3M signing bonus
  • agent: Relativity Baseball
  • ML service:

Hunter Green lhp
2014

  • drafted by LA Angels 2013 (2-59) (Warren East HS, Bowling Green, Ky.)
  • $0.942M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Jarrett Grube rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/31/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 6/6/14
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Seattle 6/7/10
    • released by Seattle 7/13/12
  • released by Colorado 6/22/09
  • drafted by Colorado 2004 (10-290) (Memphis)
  • $7,500 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2013)

Edgar Ibarra lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/5/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 11/4/13
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 8/31/14
  • signed by Minnesota 2006 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.000

Roger Kieschnick rf-lf
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/4/14
    • claimed by Arizona off waivers 4/4/14 after being DFA by San Francisco 3/28/14
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers from Arizona 10/7/14
    • DFA by LA Angels 11/7/14, sent outright to Triple-A 11/12/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 11/19/11
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/9/12
  • drafted by San Francisco 2008 (3-82) (Texas Tech)
  • signed 8/13/08, $0.525M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.103

Brandon Lyon rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 2/11/14 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $1M in majors
  • 1 year/$0.75M (2013)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/8/13
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 40, 45, 50, 55 games. $0.125M each for 60, 65 games. $50,000 each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 games finished
    • roster bonuses: $0.1M each for 1, 30, 60, 90 days on Major League roster. $0.125M each for 120, 150 days 
    • DFA by NY Mets 7/5/13, released 7/9/13 
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 7/19/13 (minor-league contract) 
    • released by Boston 8/1/13 after exercising opt-out clause 
  • 3 years/$15M (2010-12)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 12/11/09
    • 10:$4.25M, 11:$5.25M, 12:$5.5M
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Houston 7/20/12
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2009)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 1/24/09
    • performance bonuses (deferred without
      interest until 3/2011): $50,000 for 30 GF. $75,000 each for 35, 40 GF. $0.1M each for 45, 50, 55 GF
    • award bonuses
  • 1 year/$3.125M (2008)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/18/08 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2007)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/07 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.83M (2006)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/06 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.33M (2005)
    • re-signed 1/05
    • $0.17M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$0.33M (2004)
  • 1 year/$0.3095M (2003)
  • agent: Barry Meister
  • ML service: 11.071 (through 2013)

Alfredo Marte of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers from Arizona 10/7/14
    • DFA by LA Angels 11/20/14, sent outright to Triple-A 11/25/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 10/30/12
    • signed by Arizona 3/2/13
  • signed by Arizona 12/05 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.127

Sean Newcomb lhp
2014

  • drafted by LA Angels 2014 (1-15) (Hartford)
  • $2.5184M signing bonus ($2.4756M slot)
  • ML service:

Fernando Nieve rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 6/13/14 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/30/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 4/21/13 
    • DFA by Cleveland 4/22/13, sent outright to Triple-A 4/24/13 
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Cleveland 8/4/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 12/12/11 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/1/10 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Pittsburgh 3/22/11
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 3/24/11 (minor-league contract)
    • signed by Doosan Bears of South Korea 5/11
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/10/10
    • DFA by NY Mets 7/22/10
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2009)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/20/09
    • claimed by NY Mets off waivers from Houston 3/14/09
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Mets 4/2/09
    • contract purchased by Mets 6/5/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/28/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed 2/06
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
    • re-signed 2/05 (split contract)
  • signed 1999 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Alan Nero
  • ML service: 2.107 (through 2013)

Brooks Raley lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers from Chicago Cubs 2/12/14
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14 
    • claimed off waivers by LA Angels after DFA by Minnesota 5/8/14 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 6/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 8/7/12
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2009 (6-200) (Texas A&M)
  • $0.75M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.045 (through 2013)

Michael Roth lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
    • DFA by LA Angels 4/27/14, sent outright to Triple-A 5/1/14 
    • contract selected by LA Angels 7/5/14
    • DFA by LA Angels 11/20/14, sent outright to Triple-A 11/25/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 4/13/13
  • drafted by LA Angels 2012 (9-297) (University of South Carolina)
  • $20,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.086

Alex Sanabia rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by LA Angels 11/18/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 4/16/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/13
    • claimed by Arizona off waivers from Miami 10/4/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/1/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Florida 6/22/10
  • drafted by Florida 2006 (32-965) (Castle Park HS, Chula Vista, Calif.)
  • agent: Paragon Sports
  • ML service: 1.127

Ricardo Sanchez lhp
2014

  • signed by LA Angels 7/2013 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.58M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Scott Snodgress lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/10/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 8/31/14
    • non-tendered by Chicago White Sox 12/2/14
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2011 (5-171) (Stanford)
  • $0.1413M signing bonus
  • agent: Full Circle Sports
  • ML service: 0.029

Chris Volstad rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Doosan Bears of Korea 12/28/13
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 7/18/14 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2013)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 1/20/13 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors 
    • contract purchased by Colorado 3/29/13 
    • DFA by Colorado 6/20/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year/$2.655M (2012)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Miami 1/5/12
    • signed by Chicago Cubs 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by Kansas City off waivers from Chicago Cubs 10/26/12
    • DFA by Kansas City 11/20/12, elected free agency 11/28/12 
  • 1 year/$0.445M (2011)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/1/11
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2010)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Florida 7/6/08
  • drafted by Florida 2005 (1-16) (Palm Beach Gardens HS)
  • $1.6M signing bonus
  • agents: DRM Brothers
  • ML service: 4.044 (through 2013)

Ryan Wheeler 3b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers 8/2/14 after being DFA by Colorado 7/31/14
    • DFA by LA Angels 9/8/14, sent outright to Triple-A 9/11/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 7/20/12
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Arizona 11/20/12
  • drafted by Arizona 2009 (5-156) (Loyola Marymount)
  • $0.16M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA
  • ML service: 0.123 (through 2013)

Adam Wilk lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/6/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by NC Dinos of Korea 12/12
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/28/12
    • contract sold to NC Dinos of Korea 12/19/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 5/24/11
  • drafted by Detroit 2009 (11-330) (Long Beach State)
  • ML service: 0.052

Jackson Williams c
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/17/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Colorado 6/23/14
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers from Colorado 10/22/14
    • DFA by LA Angels 11/20/14, sent outright to Triple-A 11/25/14
  • drafted by San Francisco 2007 (1s-43) (Oklahoma)
  • $708,750 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.036

Alex Yarbrough 2b
2014

  • drafted by LA Angels 2012 (4-147) (Mississippi)
  • $0.3028M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

 

 

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