Chicago White Sox

Service time in years & days (through 2016 season).

A group led by Jerry Reinsdorf bought the White Sox for $20M in 1981. Forbes magazine valued the club at $1.35 billion in April, 2017.

WHITE SOX PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2017 $ 97,823,271 $ ( )
2016 $114,498,667 $132,603,810 (16)
2015 $118,619,378 $120,366,643 (16)
2014 $ 90,062,659 $ 92,472,106 (22)
2013 $118,914,500 $116,740,909 (12)
2012 $ 97,669,500 $101,763,212 (12)
2011 $127,789,000 $125,814,762 ( 7)
2010 $103,080,000 $112,197,078 ( 8)
2009 $ 96,068,500 $105,287,384 (10)
2008 $121,189,332 $113,641,026 ( 9)
2007 $108,671,833 $100,189,832 (10)
2006 $102,750,667 $ 96,913,615 ( 9)
2005 $ 75,178,000 $ 73,162,000 (13)
2004 $ 65,212,500 $ 64,615,141 (17)
2003 $ 51,010,000 $ 71,336,029 (17)
2002 $ 57,052,833 $ 54,534,084 (19)
2001 $ 65,628,667 $ 62,858,544 (17)
2000 $ 31,200,000 $ 35,677,812 (24)
  • 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.

Ken Williams Executive Vice President
2013 –

  • 5 years (2005-09)
    • hired as Senior VP/General Manager 10/2000
    • deal rolls over each year, paying 1 year of severance if terminated
    • promoted to Executive Vice President 10/26/12
  • VP, Player Development, 1997-2000

Rick Hahn Senior VP/General Manager
2013 –

  • 2013 –
    • promoted to Senior VP/General Manager 10/26/12
    • VP, Assistant GM, 2007-12
    • Assistant GM, 2003-06
    • Director, Major League Administration, 2001-02
  • VP/Assistant General Manager Buddy Bell
  • Assistant GM Jeremy Haber
  • Director of Amateur Scouting Doug Laumann
  • Director of Player Development Chris Getz
  • Senior Director of Baseball Operations Dan Fabian

Rick Renteria Manager
3 years/$3.6M (2017-19)

  • 3 years/$3.6M (2017-19)
    • promoted to manager by Chicago White Sox 10/3/16
    • 17:$1.1M, 18:$1.2M, 19:$1.3M
  • 2016: bench coach, Chicago White Sox
  • Chicago Cubs, 2014
    • 3 years (2014-16), plus 2017-18 club options
      • hired as manager by Chicago Cubs 11/7/13
      • fired as manager by Chicago Cubs 10/31/14
  • former manager Robin Ventura
    • 2 years (2015-16)
      • signed multi-year extension 1/24/14
      • resigned as Chicago White Sox manager 10/2/16
    • 3 years (2012-14)
      • promoted by Chicago White Sox to manager from special advisor
      • signed three-year contract 10/6/11

James Shields rhp
4 years/$75M (2015-18), plus 2019 option

  • 4 years/$75M (2015-18), plus 2019 club option
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 2/11/15
    • 15:$10M, 16:$21M, 17:$21M, 18:$21M, 19:$16M club option ($2M buyout)
    • perks: hotel suite on road
    • deal does not include no-trade clause, but Shields may opt out of contract after 2016 season (no later than 3 days after World Series)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from San Diego 6/4/16 with $57,770,491 remaining on contract (Padres to pay $30,770,491, with White Sox responsible for $27M — $5M in 2016 and, if Shields does not opt out, $10M each in 2017 and 2018 and the $2M buyout)
  • 4 years/$11.25M (2008-11), plus 2012-14 club options
    • signed extension with Tampa Bay 1/23/08
    • 08:$1M, 09:$1.5M, 10:$2.5M, 11:$4.25M, 12:$7M club option ($2M buyout), 13:$9M club option ($1.5M buyout), 14:$12M club option ($1M buyout)
    • value of 2012-14 club options may increase package to $38M
    • performance bonuses based on innings pitched, starts, and Cy Young voting may increase package to $44M
    • assignment bonus of $0.75M if traded
    • Tampa Bay exercised $7M option for 2012 10/31/11
    • 2012 salary increased by $0.5M to $7.5M with top 5 finish in 2011 Cy Young vote
    • 2013 option increased by $1.25M to $10.25M with escalators
    • 2014 option increased to about $13.5M with escalators
    • Tampa Bay exercised 2013 option at $10.25M 10/30/12
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Tampa Bay 12/9/12
    • Kansas City exercised $13.5M option for 2014 10/30/13
    • Kansas City made qualifying offer 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$0.3949M (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 11/05
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2000 (16-466) (Hart HS, Newhall, Calif.)
  • agent: PSI Sports Management
  • ML service: 10.125

Melky Cabrera lf
3 years/$42M (2015-17)

  • 3 years/$42M (2015-17)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/16/14
    • 15:$13M, 16:$14M, 17:$15M
    • limited no-trade protection
  • 2 years/$16M (2013-14)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/20/12
    • Toronto made qualifying offer 11/1/14
    • 13:$8M, 14:$8M
    • Toronto made qualifying offer 11/1/14
  • 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 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: Legacy Agency (previously ACES)
  • ML service: 10.148

Jose Abreu 1b
1 year/$10.825M (2017)

  • 1 year/$10.825M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 12/17/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 6 years/$68M (2014-19)
    • signed as a free agent from Cuba by Chicago White Sox 10/29/13
    • $10M signing bonus
    • 14:$7M, 15:$7M, 16:$10M, 17:$10.5M, 18:$11.5M, 19:$12M
    • award bonuses, including $15,000 for All-Star selection
    • once eligible, may opt in to arbitration and out of remaining guaranteed salaries
    • at signing, largest-ever contract for an international free agent
    • Abreu exercised right to opt in to arbitration 11/14/16
  • agent: ISE Baseball (left Praver Shapiro 5/15)
  • ML service: 3.000

Mike Pelfrey rhp
2 years/$16M (2016-17)

  • 2 years/$16M (2016-17)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/6/15
    • 16:$8M, 17:$8M
    • released by Detroit 3/30/17
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 4/5/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 4/21/17
  • 2 years/$11M (2014-15)
    • re-signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/13
    • 14:$5.5M, 15:$5.5M
    • 2014 performance bonuses: $0.15M each for 170, 180 innings pitched. $0.2M for 190 IP. $0.5M for 200 IP
    • 2015 salary increases $0.5M each for 165, 175, 185, 195, 205 IP in 2014
  • 1 year/$4M (2013)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/16/12
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M for 150 innings pitched. $0.15M for 160 IP. $0.25M each for 170, 180, 190 IP.¬† $0.5M-200 IP.
  • 1 year/$5.6875M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by NY Mets 11/30/12
  • 1 year/$3.925M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • $50,000 in performance bonuses
  • 4 years/$5.25M (2006-09), plus 2010 club option
    • signed Major League contract with NY Mets 1/06
    • $3.55M signing bonus
    • value reaches $6.6M if Pelfrey makes 25-man roster in 2007-09
    • NY Mets exercised $0.5M 2010 club option 11/6/09
  • drafted by NY Mets 2005 (1-9) (Wichita State)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 9.122

Tyler Clippard rhp
2 years/$12.25M (2016-17)

  • 2 years/$12.25M (2016-17)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 2/9/16
    • $4M signing bonus
    • 16:$4.1M, 17:$4.25M
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Arizona 7/31/16 with $5,561,475 remaining on contract
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from NY Yankees 7/18/17
  • 1 year/$8.3M (2015)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Washington 1/14/15
    • signed by Oakland 2/11/15 (avoided arbitration, $8.85M-$7.775M)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Oakland 7/27/15 (A’s pay $1M, Mets pay about $2M of remaining $3,129,508 on Clippard’s contract for 2015)
  • 1 year/$5.875M (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/10/14 (avoided arbitration, $6.35M-$4.45M)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 for 30 games finished. $75,000 each for 40, 50 GF. $0.1M for 60 GF
  • 1 year/$4M (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.65M (2012)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.443M (2011)
    • renewed by Washington 3/2/11
  • 1 year/$0.401M (2010)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/14/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • acquired by Washington in trade with NY Yankees 12/5/07
    • signed by Washington 1/25/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 5/20/07
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2003 (9-274) (Mitchell HS, New Port Richey, Fla)
  • $75,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 7.148

Derek Holland lhp
1 year/$6M (2017)

  • 1 year/$6M (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/14/16
    • performance bonuses: $1M each for 150, 200 innings
  • 5 years/$28.5M (2012-16), plus 2017-18 club options
    • signed extension with Texas 3/20/12, replacing 1 year/$0.5047M deal signed 2/27/12
    • 12:$1M, 13:$3.2M, 14:$5.4M, 15:$7.4M, 16:$10M, 17:$11M club option ($1.5M buyout), 18:$11.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • price of options may increase based on performance
    • Texas declined 2017 option 11/16
  • 1 year/$431,810M (2011)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/17/11
  • 1 year/$414,430 (2010)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/24/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Texas 4/18/09
  • drafted 2006 (25-748) (Wallace State CC, Ala.) (draft & follow)
  • $0.2M signing bonus
  • agent: Martini Sports Management
  • ML service: 7.120

Miguel Gonzalez rhp
1 year/$5.9M (2017)

  • 1 year/$5.9M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$5.1M (2016)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Baltimore 3/30/16 (due 45 days’ salary, $1,254,098)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 4/3/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 4/25/16
  • 1 year/$3.275M (2015)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/4/15 (avoided arbitration, $3.95M-$2.5M)
    • performance bonuses: $12,500 each for 160, 185 innings pitched
  • 1 year/$0.529M (2014)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/11/14
  • 1 year/$0.502M (2013)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/28/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 5/29/12
  • released by Boston 12/10/11
  • selected by Boston from LA Angels in Rule 5 draft 12/11/08
  • signed 2004 by LA Angels as an amateur free agent (Los Angeles Mission JC)
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball
  • ML service: 5.084

Avisail Garcia rf
1 year/$3M (2017)

  • 1 year/$3M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 12/2/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.125M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/14/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.1M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.523M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/2/13
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in three-way trade from Detroit 7/30/13 (Jake Peavy deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/14/12
  • signed by Detroit 2007 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.2M signing bonus
  • agent: Gene Mato
  • ML service: 3.167

Geovany Soto c
1 year/$2M (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/17 (minor-league contract with salary of $2M in majors)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 3/31/17
  • 1 year/$2.8M (2016)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/24/15
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2015)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/22/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.5M in majors)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 4/5/15
  • 1 year/$3.05M (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 11/5/13
    • performance bonuses
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Texas 8/24/14
  • 1 year/$2.75M (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/3/12
    • may earn additional $0.25M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$4.3M (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/31/12
    • non-tendered by Texas 11/30/12
  • 1 year/$3M (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/15/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.575M (2010)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.575M (2009)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 2/25/09 ($0.241M in minors)
    • award bonuses
  • 1 year/$0.401M (2008)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/07
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2001 (11-318) (American Military Academy, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico)
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball
  • ML service: 9.096

Nate Jones rhp
3 years/$8M (2016-18), plus 2019-21 options

  • 3 years/$8M (2016-18), plus 2019-21 club options
    • signed extension with Chicago White Sox 12/18/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • 16:$0.9M, 17:$1.9M, 18:$3.95M, 19: club option at Major League mininum salary, 20:$3.75M club option, 21:$4.25M club option
    • buyout of $1.25M if an option is declined
    • if Jones does not need right elbow surgery by end of 2018 season, options increase to $4.65M in 2019, $5.15M in 2020 and 2021 becomes a $6M mutual option
    • 2017-18 salaries increase $0.5M each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 games finished in the immediately preceding season
    • 2019 salaries increase $0.1M each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 GF in 2018 and $0.125M each for 55, 60 GF
    • 2020-21 salaries increase $0.125M each for 30, 35, 40, 45 GF in the immediately preceding season, $0.15M each for 50, 55 GF and $0.2M for 60 GF
  • 1 year/$0.55M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/15/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/22/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/4/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 11/19/10
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2007 (5-179) (Northern Kentucky)
  • agent: Joe Speed
  • ML service: 5.000

Dan Jennings lhp
1 year/$1.4M (2017)

  • 1 year/$1.4M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.81M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.523M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5015M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Miami 12/11/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Miami 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Miami 3/2/12
  • drafted by Florida 2008 (9-268) (Nebraska)
  • $0.145M signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 3.171

Zach Putnam rhp
1 year/$1.1175M (2017)

  • 1 year/$1.1175M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.975M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.525M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by White Sox as a free agent 11/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 4/17/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as free agent 12/21/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 5/30/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 10/9/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Cleveland 1/20/12
    • signed by Colorado 3/3/12
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from Colorado 11/2/12
    • non-tendered by Chicago Cubs 11/30/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 9/13/11
  • drafted by Cleveland 2008 (5-171) (Michigan)
  • $0.6M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 3.135

Anthony Swarzak rhp
1 year/$0.9M (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox 1/20/17 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.9M in majors
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 3/31/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/5/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 6/7/16
    • refused assignment, elected free agency 10/5/16
  • 1 year/$0.95M (2015)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/15/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.9M in performance bonuses)
    • may earn additional $0.35M in performance bonuses
    • DFA by Cleveland 5/9/15, sent outright to Triple-A 5/14/15
  • 1 year/$0.935M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 11/25/14
  • 1 year/$0.5025M (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • 1 year/$0.4875M (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/7/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/19/08
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/8/09
  • drafted by Minnesota 2004 (2-61) (Nova HS, Ft. Lauderdale)
  • $0.575M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 5.024

Tim Anderson ss
6 years/$25M (2017-22), plus 2023, 2024 options

  • 6 years/$25M (2017-22), plus 2023, 2024 club options
    • signed extension with Chicago White Sox 3/21/17, replacing one-year contract signed 3/17
    • 17:$0.85M, 18:$1M, 19:$1.4M, 20:$4M, 21:$7.25M, 22:$9.5M, 23:$12.5M club option ($1M buyout), 24:$14M club option ($1M buyout)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 6/9/16
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2013 (1-17) (East Central CC, Miss.)
  • $2.164M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Reynolds Sports
  • ML service: 0.115

Jake Petricka rhp
1 year/$0.825M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.825M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.52M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 8/17/13
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2010 (2-63) (Indiana State)
  • $0.54M signing bonus
  • agent: Platinum Sports
  • ML service: 3.044

Carlos Rodon lhp
1 year/$0.6M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.6M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year/$0.518M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 4/20/15
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2014 (1-3) (NC State)
  • $6.582M signing bonus ($5.7215M slot)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 1.168

Tyler Saladino ss
1 year/$0.547M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.547M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year/$0.513M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2010 (7-218) (Oral Roberts)
  • $0.115M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.087

Leury Garcia 3b-of
1 year/$0.5465M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5465M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5055M (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by Texas 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Texas 2/18/13
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Texas 8/11/13 (player to be named in 8/9/13 Alex Rios deal)
  • signed by Texas 12/07 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball
  • ML service: 2.025

Yolmer Sanchez 2b
1 year/$0.546M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.546M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/13
    • signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
  • signed by Chicago White Sox 2009 as a free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: MVP Sports
  • ML service: 1.134

Omar Narvaez c
1 year/$0.54M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.54M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 7/6/16
  • selected by Chicago White Sox from Tampa Bay in Rule 5 draft (minor-league phase) 12/12/13
  • signed by Tampa Bay 7/4/08 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.089

Matt Davidson 3b
1 year/$0.5365M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5365M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 8/11/13
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Arizona 12/16/13
  • drafted by Arizona 2009 (1s-35) (Yucaipa HS, Calif.)
  • $0.9M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 0.145

Charlie Tilson of
1 year/$0.536M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.536M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by St. Louis 11/20/15
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/16
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from St. Louis 7/31/16
  • drafted by St. Louis 2011 (2-79) (New Trier HS, Winnestka, Ill.)
  • $1.275M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 0.062

Dylan Covey rhp
1 year/$0.535M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • selected by Chicago White Sox from Oakland in Rule 5 draft 12/8/16
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • drafted by Oakland 2013 (4-131) (San Diego)
  • $0.37M signing bonus ($0.3823M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Jacob May of
1 year/$0.535M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2013 (3-91) (Coastal Carolina)
  • $0.525M signing bonus ($0.5754M slot)
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 0.000

Juan Minaya rhp
1 year/$0.535M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Houston 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Houston 3/16
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers 6/22/16 after being DFA by Houston 6/14/16
  • signed by Houston 9/3/08 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.032

Kevan Smith c
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 2/10/17
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 4/13/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2011 (7-231) (Pitt)
  • $60,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Pro Star Management
  • ML service: 0.061

Chris Beck rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 5/9/15
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2012 (2-76) (Georgia Southern)
  • $0.6M signing bonus ($0.67M slot)
  • agent: Myles Shoda
  • ML service: 0.074

Tyler Danish rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 6/9/16
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2013 (2-55) (Durant HS, Plant City, Fla.)
  • $1.0018M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: O’Connell Sports
  • ML service: 0.005

Adam Engel of
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2013 (19-573) (Louisville)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Carson Fulmer rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 7/15/16
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2015 (1-8) (Vanderbilt)
  • $3.4706M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.033

Willy Garcia of
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers 1/6/17 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 12/31/16
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 11/20/14
  • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Minnesota 2/2/08
  • signed by Minnesota 7/2/05 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.000

Lucas Giolito rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Washington 12/7/16
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Washington 6/28/16
  • drafted by Washington 2012 (1-16) (Harvard-Westlake HS, Studio City, Calif.)
  • $2.925M signing bonus ($2.125M slot)
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 0.039

Brad Goldberg rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2013 (10-303) (Ohio State)
  • $10,000 signing bonus ($0.1353M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Alfredo Gonzalez c
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Houston 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Houston 3/16
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade 7/2/16 after being DFA by Houston 6/25/16
  • signed by Houston 7/21/08 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.000

Alen Hanson ss
1 year/$0.5415M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5415M (2017)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/17
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers 6/9/17 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 6/2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh11/20/13
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • signed by Pittsburgh 7/09 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.038

David Holmberg lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 5/4/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/3/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Atlanta 3/29/16
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 3/31/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 10/30/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Arizona 8/27/13
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Arizona 12/3/13
  • acquired by Arizona in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/30/10
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2009 (2-71) (Port Charlotte HS, Fla.)
  • $0.514M signing bonus
  • agent: Barry Meister
  • ML service: 0.064

Gregory Infante rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 16
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 5/15/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/11/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/16/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 11/16/12 (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Dodgers 7/9/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/4/12
    • released by Chicago White Sox 8/30/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 9/1/10
  • signed by Chicago White Sox 5/06 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.033

Reynaldo Lopez rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Washington 12/7/16
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Washington 7/19/16
  • signed by Washington 6/21/12 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $17,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.044

Yoan Moncada 2b-3b
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Boston 12/6/16
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Boston 9/2/16
  • signed by Boston 2/23/15 as a free agent from Cuba
  • $31.5M signing bonus (international record) to be paid over three years
  • agent: David Hastings
  • ML service: 0.031

Blake Smith rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/17/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • selected by San Diego from Chicago White Sox in Rule 5 draft 12/10/15
    • returned by San Diego to Chicago White Sox 3/27/16
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 9/6/16
    • non-tendered by Chicago White Sox 12/2/16
  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from LA Dodgers 5/23/15
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2009 (2-56) (Cal)
  • $0.6435M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.027

 

Minor-league contracts

Spencer Adams rhp
2017

  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2014 (2-44) (White County HS, Cleveland, Ga.)
  • $1.2827M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service:

Cody Asche 3b-lf
1 year/$0.535M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 3/31/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 5/16/17
  • 1 year/$0.53M (2016)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/16
    • DFA, non-tendered by Philadelphia 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5175M (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 7/30/13
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2011 (4-151) (Nebraska)
  • $0.1683M signing bonus
  • agent: Jason Wood
  • ML service: 3.045

Carson Blair c
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/11/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 11/26/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/12/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Oakland 9/1/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A 11/3/5
  • drafted by Boston 2008 (35-1,072) (Liberty Christian HS, Argyle, Texas)
  • ML service: 0.034

Jason Bourgeois 2b-of
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/11/15 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Arizona 5/16/16
  • 1 year/$0.5225M (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 10/30/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 10/24/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 9/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 12/5/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 8/6/13
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 8/23/13, sent outright to Triple-A 8/25/13
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year/$0.488M (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/23/12
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Houston 3/20/12
    • DFA by Kansas City 11/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.423M (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/7/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • DFA by Houston 1/12/10, sent outright to Triple-A 1/15/10
    • re-signed by Houston as a free agent 2/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Houston 6/22/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/25/08 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 8/12/09
    • claimed by Houston off waivers from Milwaukee 10/26/09
  • drafted by Houston 2000 (2-56) (Forest Brook HS, Houston)
  • $0.621M signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.121

Rob Brantly c
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cincinnati 6/17
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 6/29/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.512M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
    • claimed by Seattle off waivers from Chicago White Sox 3/12/16
    • DFA by Seattle 4/3/16, sent outright to Triple-A 4/6/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers from Miami 12/8/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Miami 8/13/12
  • acquired by Miami in trade from Detroit 7/23/12
  • drafted by Detroit 2010 (3-100) (UC-Riverside)
  • $0.3303M signing bonus
  • agent: Lagardere Sports
  • ML service: 1.134

Brandon Brennan rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 11/18/16
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2012 (4-141) (Orange Coast JC, Calif.)
  • $0.3208M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.000

Zack Burdi rhp
2017

  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2016 (1-26) (Louisville)
  • $2.1285M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Jake Burger 3b
2017

  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2017 (1-11) (Missouri State)
  • $3.7M signing bonus ($4.1992M slot)
  • ML service:

Alex Call of
2017

  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2016 (3-86) (Ball State)
  • $0.7191M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Dylan Cease rhp
2017

  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/13/17
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2014 (6-169) (Milton HS, Ga.)
  • $1.5M signing bonus ($0.2695M slot)
  • ML service:

Ian Clarkin lhp
2017

  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from NY Yankees 7/18/17
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2013 (1-33) (Madison HS, San Diego)
  • $1.6501M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Zack Collins c
2017

  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2016 (1-10) (Miami)
  • $3.3806M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Dane Dunning rhp
2017

  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Washington 12/7/16
  • drafted by Washington 2016 (1-29) (Florida)
  • $2M signing bonus ($2.0346M slot)
  • ML service:

Jameson Fisher of
2017

  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2016 (4-116) (Southeastern Louisiana)
  • $0.485M signing bonus ($0.5113M slot)
  • ML service:

Grant Green 2b-lf
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/27/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Washington 4/12/17
    • DFA by Washington 4/21/17, sent outright to Triple-A 4/23/17
    • released by Washington 6/17
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 6/21/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 11/30/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 6/30/16
    • DFA by San Francisco 7/28/16, sent outright to Triple-A 8/1/16
  • 1 year/$0.5115M (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/9/15
    • DFA by LA Angels 9/30/15, sent outright to Triple-A 10/7/15
  • 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: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 1.137

Jordan Guerrero lhp
2016

  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2012 (15-471) (Moorpark HS, Calif.)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Courtney Hawkins of
2017

  • drafted by White Sox 2012 (1-13) (Carroll HS, Corpus Christi, Texas)
  • $2.475M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service:

Alec Hansen rhp
2017

  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2016 (2-49) (Oklahoma)
  • $1.25M signing bonus ($1.2845M slot)
  • ML service:

Eloy Jimenez of
2017

  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/13/17
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 8/1/13 as a free agent from Cuba
  • $2.8M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Michael Kopech rhp
2017

  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Boston 12/6/16
  • drafted by Boston 2014 (1-33) (Mount Pleasant HS, Texas)
  • $1.5M signing bonus ($1.678M slot)
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service:

Tyler Ladendorf 2b
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 2/27/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/16
    • DFA by Oakland 7/19/16 (optional assignment)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Oakland 10/6/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Oakland 10/31/14
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/15
  • acquired by Oakland in trade from Minnesota 7/31/09
  • drafted by Minnesota 2008 (2-60) (Howard JC, Texas)
  • signed 6/08, $0.673M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.093

Rymer Liriano of
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 3/31/17
  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2016)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade 1/28/16 after being DFA by San Diego 1/22/16
    • signed by Milwaukee 3/16
    • claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers from Milwaukee 10/28/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/10/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/9/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 11/18/11
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/8/12
  • signed 2009 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.3M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 1.049

Cory Luebke lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/12/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 2/11/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 4/3/16
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 6/18/16, released 6/26/16
  • 4 years/$12M (2012-15), plus 2016-17 club options
    • signed extension with San Diego 3/30/12, replacing 1 year/$0.4978M deal signed 3/8/12
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 12:$0.5M, 13:$1M, 14:$3M, 15:$5.25M, 16:$7.5M club option ($1.75M buyout), 17:$10M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • San Diego declined 2016 option, Luebke elected free agency 11/4/15
  • 1 year/$0.4156M (2011)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/27/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 9/1/10
  • drafted by San Diego 2007 (1s-63) (Ohio St.)
  • $0.515M signing bonus
  • agent: Meister Sports
  • ML service: 5.118

Tyler Matzek lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 2/17/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • drafted by Colorado 2009 (1-11) (Capistrano Valley HS, Mission Viejo, Calif.)
  • signed 8/17/09, $3.9M signing bonus
  • agent: Greg Genske, Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 1.019

Trey Michalczewski 3b
2017

  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2013 (7-213) (Jenks HS, Okla.)
  • $0.5M signing bonus ($0.1736M slot)
  • ML service:

Bobby Parnell rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/7/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Kansas City 6/2/17 (exercised right to opt out)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 6/6/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 2/18/16 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors
    • released by Detroit 3/28/16
    • re-signed by Detroit as a free agent 3/30/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Detroit 6/1/16
    • DFA by Detroit 8/18/16, released 8/21/16
  • 1 year/$3.7M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/7/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $50,000 for 60 games
  • 1 year/$3.7M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $50,000 for 60 games
  • 1 year/$1.7M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/17/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.504M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
  • 1 year/$0.4335M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/10/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/09 (split contract)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 9/1/08
  • drafted by NY Mets 2005 (9-269) (Charleston Southern)
  • $65,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 6.148

Jake Peter 2b-of
2017

  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2014 (7-198) (Creighton)
  • $0.2038M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Matt Purke lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 11/21/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 5/13/16
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 12/14/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A 12/21/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 11/18/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 4 years/$4.15M (2011-14)
    • signed Major League contract with Washington 8/15/11
    • $2.75M signing bonus
    • released by Washington 11/14/14
  • drafted by Washington 2011 (3-96) (TCU)
  • agent: Peter Vescovo, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 0.114

Luis Robert of
2017

  • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent from Cuba 5/20/17
  • $26M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Blake Rutherford of
2017

  • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from NY Yankees 7/18/17
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2016 (1-18) (Chaminade Prep, Canoga Park, Calif.)
  • $3.282M signing bonus ($2.4416M slot)
  • ML service:

Jordan Stephens rhp
2017

  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2015 (5-142) (Rice)
  • $0.3M signing bonus ($0.3804M slot)
  • ML service:

Chris Volstad rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 12/16/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/19/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Atlanta 3/12/16
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 3/24/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/28/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 6/24/15
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 6/28/15, sent outright to Triple-A 7/2/15
  • 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: Moye Sports
  • ML service: 4.053 (through 2015)

Michael Ynoa rhp
1 year/$0.54M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.54M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 7/6/17, sent outright to Triple-A 7/8/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/14
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Oakland 12/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/13
  • signed 7/2/08 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $4.25M signing bonus (at signing, largest ever for non-Cuban amateur from Latin America)
  • agent: Adam Katz, Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 0.113