Kansas City Royals

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

David Glass purchased the Royals for $96M in 2000.
Forbes magazine valued the club at $865M in March, 2016.

ROYALS PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2016 $131,487,125 $ ( )
2015 $112,857,025 $128,892,314 (13)
2014 $ 92,185,521 $ 97,747,983 (19)
2013 $ 81,871,725 $ 86,614,795 (22)
2012 $ 64,001,725 $ 68,609,031 (26)
2011 $ 38,176,000 $ 44,566,470 (30)
2010 $ 74,985,210 $ 76,781,350 (21)
2009 $ 70,519,333 $ 81,917,563 (18)
2008 $ 58,245,500 $ 69,297,547 (24)
2007 $ 67,166,500 $ 62,264,855 (25)
2006 $ 47,294,000 $ 51,467,137 (27)
2005 $ 36,881,000 $ 34,903,000 (27)
2004 $ 47,609,000 $ 44,728,466 (25)
2003 $ 40,518,000 $ 48,475,322 (27)
2002 $ 47,257,000 $ 49,362,709 (21)
2001 $ 35,422,500 $ 36,127,441 (28)
2000 $ 23,100,000 $ 25,916,297 (28)
  • 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.

Dayton Moore Senior VP of Baseball Operations & GM
2 years (2015-16)

2017 –

  • 2017 -
    • signed extension with Kansas City 2/18/16 (terms undisclosed)
  • 2 years (2015-16)
    • signed extension with Kansas City 11/29/13
  • 4 years (2011-14)
    • signed extension with Kansas City 8/31/09
  • 5 years/$5M (2006-10), plus 2011 option
    • hired by Kansas City 5/06, assuming control 6/06
    • annual salaries of about $1M
    • replaced Allard Baird, who was hired 6/17/00 & received two 2-year extensions (2003-04 & 2005-06) (Muzzy Jackson served as interim GM 5/31/06-6/8/06)
  • VP/Assistant GM, Player Personnel J.J. Picollo
  • VP/Assistant GM, Major League & International Operations Rene Francisco
  • Assistant GM/Baseball Operations Scott Sharp
  • Assistant GM/Baseball Administration Jin Wong
  • Director, Scouting Lonnie Goldberg

Ned Yost Manager
2 years (2017-18)

  • 2 years (2017-18)
    • signed extension with Kansas City 2/18/16
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed extension with Kansas City 1/13/15
  • 2 years (2014-15)
    • signed extension with Kansas City 10/1/13
  • 2 years (2011-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with Kansas City 7/31/10
    • Kansas City exercised 2013 option 2/14/12
  • 1 year (2010)
    • hired by Kansas City as special assistant 1/13/10
    • selected as manager 5/13/10
    • Milwaukee, 2003-08
      • 2 years/$0.9M (2003-04), plus 2005-06 club options
        • hired 10/02, replacing Jerry Royster
        • 03:$0.45M, 04:$0.55M, 05:$0.6M club option
        • Milwaukee exercised 2005 option 12/03, added 2006 option
        • Milwaukee exercised 2006 option 8/05
      • 2 years (2007-08), plus 2009 club option
        • signed extension 2/06
        • Milwaukee exercised 2009 option 2/8/08
        • fired by Milwaukee 9/15/08
  • former manager Trey Hillman
    • 3 years (2008-10)
    • hired by Kansas City 10/07, replacing Buddy Bell
    • fired by Kansas City 5/13/10

Alex Gordon lf
4 years/$72M (2016-19), plus 2020 option

  • 4 years/$72M (2016-19), plus 2020 mutual option
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/6/16
    • 16:$12M, 17:$16M, 18:$20M, 19:$20M, 20:$23M mutual option ($4M buyout)
    • with trade, 2020 option is voided and buyout converted to $4M assignment bonus (Gordon to earn right to block any trade 6/17 as 10-and-5 player)
  • 4 years/$37.5M (2012-15), plus 2016 player option
    • signed extension with Kansas City 3/30/12, replacing 1 year/$4.775M deal signed 2/9/12, avoiding arbitration, $5.45M-$4.15M
    • 12:$6M, 13:$9M, 14:$10M, 15:$12.5M, 16:$12.5M player option
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • salaries may increase based on awards, performance:
      • 2011-12 Gold Gloves, 2013 All Star increase 2014 salary to $10.75M, 2015 salary to $13.25M, 2016 option to $13.25M
      • 2013 Gold Glove, 2014 All Star increase 2015 salary and 2016 player option to $14M each
    • Gordon declined 2016 option 11/5/15
    • Kansas City made qualifying offer to Gordon 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$1.4M (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/14/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.15M (2010)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.457M (2009)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/09 ($243,600 in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.406M (2008)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/2/08 (split contract)
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 4/07
  • drafted by Kansas City 2005 (1-2) (Nebraska)
  • signed 9/05, $4M signing bonus
  • agent: Casey Close, Excel Sports
  • ML service: 9.092

Jason Vargas lhp
4 years/$32M (2014-17)

  • 4 years/$32M (2014-17)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/21/13
    • 14:$7M, 15:$8.5M, 16:$8.5M, 17:$8M
  • 1 year/$8.5M (2013)
    • signed by LA Angels 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.85M (2012)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Seattle 12/19/12
  • 1 year/$2.45M (2011)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4125M (2010)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/26/10
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • acquired by Seattle in three-way trade from NY Mets 12/10/08
    • signed by Seattle 2/27/09
  • 1 year/$0.394M (2008)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/06
    • split contract paying $155,505 in minors
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Florida 11/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Florida 7/05
  • drafted by Florida 2004 (2-68) (Long Beach State)
  • $0.525M signing bonus
  • agent: Nez Balelo, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 9.114

Eric Hosmer 1b
2 years/$13.9M (2015-16)

  • 2 years/$13.9M (2015-16)
    • signed extension with Kansas City 2/18/15 (avoided arbitration, $6.7M-$4.6M)
    • 15:$5.65M, 16:$8.25M
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove. $0.1M for MVP award
  • 1 year/$3.6M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star
  • 1 year/$528,250 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$0.5025M (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/18/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 5/5/11
  • drafted by Kansas City 2008 (1-3) (American Heritage HS, Plantation, Fla.)
  • signed 8/15/08, $6M signing bonus
  • players’ union filed grievance challenging agreements said to have been reached after Aug. 15 deadline, but the union dropped the grievance 9/08 with MLB agreeing to notify union of future deadline extensions
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 5.146

Wade Davis rhp
4 years/$12.6M (2011-14), plus 2015-17 options

  • 4 years/$12.6M (2011-14), plus 2015-17 club options
    • signed extension with Tampa Bay 3/31/11, replacing 1-year deal signed 2/26/11
    • 11:$1M, 12:$1.5M, 13:$2.8M, 14:$4.8M, 15:$7M club option, 16:$8M club option, 17:$10M club option ($2.5M buyout)
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 for All Star
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Tampa Bay 12/9/12
    • Kansas City exercised 2015 option 11/3/14
    • Kansas City exercised 2016 option 11/5/15
    • Kansas City exercised 2017 option 11/16
  • 1 year/$0.4049M (2010)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/25/09
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2004 (3-75) (Lake Wales HS, Fla.)
  • $0.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 7.032

Ian Kennedy rhp
5 years/$70M (2016-20)

  • 5 years/$70M (2016-20)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/16
    • 16:$7.5M, 17:$13.5M, 18:$16M, 19:$16.5M, 20:$16.5M
    • Kennedy may opt out of contract after 2017 season (receives $6M buyout if he elects to opt out)
  • 1 year/$6.1M (2014)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • San Diego made qualifying offer to Kennedy 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$4.265M (2013)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Arizona 7/31/13
  • 1 year/$0.5195M (2012)
    • renewed by Arizona 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.423M (2011)
    • renewed by Arizona 3/10/11
  • 1 year/$0.403M (2010)
    • renewed by Arizona 3/11/10
  • 1 year/$408,925 (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/3/09 (split contract, $123,435 in minors)
    • acquired by Arizona in 3-way trade from NY Yankees 12/9/09
  • 1 year/$394,275 (2008)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/4/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 9/1/07
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2006 (1-21) (USC)
  • $2.25M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 7.124

Joakim Soria rhp
3 years/$25M (2016-18), plus 2019 option

  • 3 years/$25M (2016-18), plus 2019 mutual option
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/10/15
    • 16:$7M, 17:$8M, 18:$9M, 19:$10M mutual option ($1M buyout)
    • annual performance bonuses: $0.2M each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 games finished
    • 2016 performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 90 innings and each additional five IP through 185. $0.1M each for 14 starts and each additional start through 20. $0.1M each for 22, 24, 26 starts
    • 2017 performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 130 IP and each additional five IP through 200. $0.25M each for 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 30 starts
    • if option is exercised, performance bonuses carry over to 2019
  • 2 years/$8M (2013-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/3/12
    • 13:$2M, 14:$5.5M, 15:$7M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • 2014 salary increases based on 2013 games finished: $0.1M each for 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 60, 65, 70 GF
    • 2015 option increases by $1M to $8M and buyout increases by $0.25M to $0.75M with 55 GF in 2014 OR 100 GF in 2013-14
    • roster bonus: $0.5M for 1 day on 2013 active roster
    • 2013 performance bonuses: $0.1M for 30 games pitched. $50,000 for 35 games pitched. $75,000 each for 40, 45, 50, 55 games pitched. $0.1M each for 60, 65 games pitched. $0.1M each for 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40 GF
    • 2014 performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 10, 15, 20, 25 GF. $0.15M each for 30, 35, 40 GF. $0.2M each for 45, 50 GF. $0.25M for 60 GF.
    • 2015 performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 45, 50, 55, 60 GF
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Texas 7/22/14
    • Detroit exercised 2015 option 10/31/14
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Detroit 7/30/15 with $2,524,590 remaining on contract
  • 3 years/$8.75M (2009-11), plus 2012-14 club options
    • signed extension with Kansas City 5/17/08
    • 09:$1M, 10:$3M, 11:$4M, 12:$6M club option, 13:$8M club option, 14:$8.75M club option ($0.75M buyout for each option)
    • escalators based on IP (as starter) or games finished (as reliever)
    • 2012 option guaranteed at $6M with 55 games in 2011 or 110 games in 2010-11
    • 2012 option guaranteed at $6.5M with 400 IP in 2010-11
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 6 clubs: NY Yankees, Boston, Philadelphia, LA Dodgers, Colorado, Atlanta) (list originally included Detroit, St. Louis, Chicago Cubs)
    • Kansas City exercised $6M option for 2012 10/31/11
    • Kansas City declined 2013 option 10/31/12
  • 1 year/$0.4265M (2008)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/08 (split contract)
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • selected by Kansas City from San Diego in Rule 5 draft 12/06
    • signed by Kansas City 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • signed by San Diego as a minor-league free agent 12/20/05
  • 1 year (2005)
    • released by LA Dodgers 10/12/04
    • signed for 2005 with Mexico City of Mexican League
  • signed by LA Dodgers 10/31/01 as amateur free agent from Mexico
  • agent: Oscar Suarez
  • ML service: 10.000

Lorenzo Cain cf
2 years/$17.5M (2016-17)

  • 2 years/$17.5M (2016-17)
    • signed extension with Kansas City 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration, $7.85M-$5M)
    • 16:$6.5M, 17:$11M
  • 1 year/$2.725M (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/3/15 (avoided arbitration, $3.6M-$2M)
    • performance bonus: $50,000 for 505 plate appearances
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star
  • 1 year/$0.546M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/27/14
  • 1 year/$503,175 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$480,850 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/18/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/18/09
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/23/10
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Milwaukee 12/19/10
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2004 (17-496) (Tallahassee CC) (draft & follow)
  • agent: All Bases Covered
  • ML service: 5.074

Mike Moustakas 3b
2 years/$14.3M (2016-17)

  • 2 years/$14.3M (2016-17)
    • signed extension with Kansas City 2/11/16 (avoided arbitration, $7M-$4.2M)
    • 16:$5.6M, 17:$8.7M
  • 1 year/$2.64M (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/3/15 (avoided arbitration, $3.1M-$1.85M)
    • performance bonuses: $10,000 for 550 plate appearances
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$0.549M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/21/14
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.5245M (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$528,250 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$487,250 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/18/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 6/10/11
  • drafted by Kansas City 2007 (1-2) (Chatsworth HS, Calif.)
  • signed 8/15/07, $4M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 5.111

Alcides Escobar ss
4 years/$10.5M (2012-15), plus 2016-17 options

  • 4 years/$10.5M (2012-15), plus 2016-17 club options
    • signed extension with Kansas City 3/15/12, replacing 1 year/$0.5195M deal signed 2/24/12
    • 12:$1M, 13:$3M, 14:$3M, 15:$3M, 16:$5.25M club option ($0.5M buyout), 17:$6.5M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All Star
    • Kansas City exercised 2016 option 11/5/15
    • Kansas City exercised 2017 option 11/16
  • 1 year/$0.428M (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4055M (2010)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/10
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Milwaukee 12/19/10 (Zack Greinke deal)
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/10/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/19/07
    • signed by Milwaukee 1/29/08
  • signed by Milwaukee 2003 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $33,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Peter Greenberg, Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 7.082

Chris Young rhp
2 years/$11.5M (2016-17), plus 2018 option

  • 2 years/$11.5M (2016-17), plus 2018 mutual option
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/7/15
    • 16:$4.25M, 17:$5.75M, 18:$8M mutual option ($1.5M buyout)
    • annual roster bonus: $0.125M each for 90, 120 days on active Major League roster
  • 1 year/$0.675M (2015)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 3/7/15
    • roster bonuses: $0.25M for making Opening Day 25-man roster, $0.25M each for 30, 60, 90 days on 25-man roster
    • performance bonuses: may earn additional up to $2.25M through 29 starts and up to $2.075M through 140 innings pitched
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 11/19/13 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors
    • March opt-out, performance bonuses to $6M
    • released by Washington 3/25/14
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 3/27/14
    • roster bonuses: $0.125M each for 30, 60 days on active Major League roster. $75,000 for 45 days on active Major League roster
    • performance bonuses: $0.15M each for 60, 80, 90, 110, 125 innings. $0.2M each for 140, 155 innings. $0.25M each for 170, 180 innings. $0.15M each for 12, 15, 18, 20 starts. $0.2M each for 20, 24 starts. $0.25M each for 26, 28 starts
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 2/21/13 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $2M in majors
    • may earn additional $3.775M in performance bonuses based on innings (80 to 180) and starts (10 to 30)
    • may opt out of contract 3/24/13 if not yet on Major League roster
    • released by Washington 3/26/13
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 4/4/13 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Mets as a free agent 3/26/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 6/5/12
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2011)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/19/11
    • $3.4M in performance bonuses based on starts, IP
      • $0.125M each for 10, 15 GS. $0.15M for 20 GS. $75,000 each for GS 21-25. $0.125M each for GS 26-31
      • $0.125M for 70 IP. $0.15M each for 80, 90, 100, 110, 120, 130, 140, 150. $0.175M each for 160, 170 IP. $0.2M for 180 IP
  • 4 years/$14.5M (2007-10), plus 2011 club option
    • signed extension with San Diego 4/07, replacing final year & option of previous deal
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 07:$0.75M, 08:$2.5M, 09:$4.5M, 10:$6.25M, 11:$8.5M club option
    • value of 2011 option may increase based on performance
    • San Diego declined 2011 option 11/3/10
  • 3 years/$1.5M (2005-07), plus 2008 club option
    • signed extension 11/04 (to prevent jump to NBA)
    • 05:$0.4M, 06:$0.5M, 07:$0.6M, 08: club option
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2000 (3-89) (Princeton)
  • $1.65M signing bonus
  • agent: Jon Fetterolf
  • ML service: 10.162

Danny Duffy lhp
1 year/$4.225M (2016)

  • 1 year/$4.225M (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star
  • 1 year/$2.425M (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/6/15 (avoided arbitration, $3M-$1.75M)
    • performance bonuses: $10,000 for 20 starts. $15,000 for 25 starts
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$0.526M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/1/14
  • 1 year/$505,125 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$528,250 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$487,750 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 5/18/11
  • drafted by Kansas City 2007 (3-96) (Cabrillo HS, Calif.)
  • signed 6/28/07, $0.365M signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 5.085

Kelvin Herrera rhp
2 years/$4.15M (2015-16)

  • 2 years/$4.15M (2015-16)
    • signed extension with Kansas City 2/12/15 (avoided arbitration, $1.9M-$1.15M)
    • 15:$1.6M, 16:$2.55M
    • 2016 salary may increase by up to $0.25M based on 2015 games finished
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$0.5225M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/21/14
  • 1 year/$508,175 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$480,650 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/10/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 9/21/11
  • signed by Kansas City 12/13/06 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 4.157

Mike Minor lhp
2 years/$7.25M (2016-17), plus 2018 option

  • 2 years/$7.25M (2016-17), plus 2018 mutual option

    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 2/19/16
    • 16:$2M, 17:$4M, 18:$10M mutual option ($1.25M buyout)
    • 2016 roster bonuses: $0.175M each for 30, 60, 90, 120 days on active Major League roster
    • 2016 performance bonuses: $0.165M/start from 11 to 20. $0.165M each for 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 110, 115, 120 innings
    • 2017 performance bonuses: $$0.225M each for 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 30 starts. $0.225M each for 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 160, 170, 180, 190, 200 innings
    • award bonuses
  • 1 year/$5.6M (2015)
    • won in arbitration with Atlanta 2/20/15 ($5.6M-$5.1M)
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$3.85M (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 1 year/$0.4825M (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 8/7/10
  • drafted by Atlanta 2009 (1-7) (Vanderbilt)
  • $2.42M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports (previously Bo McKinnis)
  • ML service: 5.138

Salvador Perez c
5 years/$52.5M (2017-21)

  • 5 years/$52.5M (2017-21)
    • signed extension with Kansas City 3/1/16
    • $6M signing bonus
    • 17:$3M, 18:$7.5M, 19:$10M, 20:$13M, 21:$13M
  • 5 years/$7M (2012-16), plus 2017-19 club options
    • signed extension with Kansas City 2/27/12
    • 12:$0.75M, 13:$1M, 14:$1.5M, 15:$1.75M, 16:$2M, 17:$3.75M club option, 18:$5M club option, 19:$6M club option
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • 2017-19 salaries may increase by additional $5M overall based on performance and awards in 2012-16 (earns bonuses by reaching 4 points, with 1 point each for All-Star selection, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, top 15 in MVP vote)
    • has earned 1 point each for 2013-15 All-Star selections and 2013-15 Gold Glove awards
    • with 2015 All-Star selection, escalators had increased 2017 salary to $3.825M, 2018 club option to $5.15M, 2019 club option to $6.3M
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 8/10/11
  • signed by Kansas City 2006 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $65,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Rick Thurman, Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 5.050

Jarrod Dyson cf
1 year/$1.725M (2016)

  • 1 year/$1.725M (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.225M (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/27/15 (avoided arbitration, $1.6M-$0.9M)
  • 1 year/$0.53M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/27/14
  • 1 year/$0.506M (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/15/13
  • 1 year/$483,625 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/10/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/19/10
  • drafted by Kansas City 2006 (50-1,475) (SW Mississippi CC)
  • $5,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 5.088

Drew Butera c
2 years/$3.8M (2017-18)

  • 2 years/$3.8M (2017-18)
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/18/16
    • 17:$1.5M, 18:$2.3M
  • 1 year/$1.1625M (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star
  • 1 year/$0.9875M (2015)
    • signed by LA Angels 1/15/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade 5/7/15 after being DFA by LA Angels 5/4/15
  • 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: 6.018

Yordano Ventura rhp
5 years/$23M (2015-19), plus 2020-21 options

  • 5 years/$23M (2015-19), plus 2020-21 club options
    • signed extension with Kansas City 4/4/15, replacing one-year deal for $535,675 signed 3/3/15
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 15:$0.75M, 16:$1M, 17:$3.25M, 18:$6.25M, 19:$9.75M, 20:$12M club option ($1M buyout), 21:$12M club option ($1M buyout)
    • value of each club option may increase to $16M based on finish in 2015-19 Cy Young votes
  • 1 year/$0.5005M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/27/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 9/17/13
  • signed by Kansas City 2008 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $28,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 3.013

Christian Colon 2b
1 year/$518,425 (2016)

  • 1 year/$518,425 (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/16
  • 1 year/$509,525 (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/27/14
  • drafted by Kansas City 2010 (1-4) (Cal State Fullerton)
  • signed 6/25/10, $2.75M signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 2.008

Paulo Orlando of
1 year/$514,250 (2016)

  • 1 year/$514,250 (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/3/14
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/3/15
  • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Chicago White Sox 8/9/08
  • signed by Chicago White Sox 1/21/05 as a free agent from Brazil
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball
  • ML service: 1.137

Billy Burns of
1 year/$0.5125M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/16
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Oakland 7/29/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Oakland 7/28/14
  • acquired by Oakland 12/11/13 in trade from Washington
  • drafted by Washington 2011 (32-967) (Mercer)
  • ML service: 2.020

Terrance Gore of
1 year/$0.5085M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/16
  • 1 year/$0.508M (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 8/31/14
  • drafted by Kansas City 2011 (20-606) (Gulf Coast CC, Fla.)
  • agent: L. Warner Companies
  • ML service: 0.129

Scott Alexander lhp
1 year/$0.5088M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5088M (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 9/1/15
  • drafted by Kansas City 2010 (6-179) (Sonoma State)
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.097

Miguel Almonte rhp
1 year/$0.5085M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 9/1/15
  • signed by Kansas City 11/20/10 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $25,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.036

Jorge Bonifacio of
1 year/$0.5075M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15
  • signed by Kansas City 2009 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Chelsor Cuthbert 3b
1 year/$509,425 (2016)

  • 1 year/$509,425 (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/21/14
  • signed by Kansas City 2009 as an amateur free agent from Nicaragua
  • $1.35M signing bonus
  • agent: Sports One
  • ML service: 1.030

Hunter Dozier 3b
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 9/2/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2013 (1-8) (Stephen F. Austin State)
  • signed 6/10/13, $2.2M signing bonus ($3.1378M slot)
  • agent: Will McGuffey, Frontline
  • ML service: 0.031

Samir Duenez of
2017

  • 2017
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/18/16
  • signed by Kansas City 7/7/12 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.425M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Andrew Edwards rhp
2017

  • 2017
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/18/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2013 (19-564) (Western Kentucky)
  • ML service: 0.000

Brian Flynn lhp
1 year/$515,950 (2016)

  • 1 year/$515,950 (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/16
  • 1 year/$508,450 (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Miami 11/28/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Miami 9/3/13
  • acquired by Miami in trade from Detroit 7/23/12 (ASanchez deal)
  • drafted by Detroit 2011 (7-227) (Wichita State)
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • agent: Sports Pro Services
  • ML service: 1.135

Cam Gallagher c
2017

  • 2017
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/18/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2011 (2-65) (Manheim Township HS, Lancaster, Pa.)
  • $0.75M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Jake Junis rhp
2017

  • 2017
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/18/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2011 (29-876) (Rock Falls HS, Ill.)
  • $0.675M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Kevin McCarthy rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 9/6/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2013 (16-474) (Marist)
  • ML service: 0.027

Whit Merrifield 2b-of
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 5/18/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2010 (9-269) (South Carolina)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.101

Alec Mills rhp
1 year/$0.5075M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2012 (22-673) (Tennessee-Martin)
  • ML service: 0.022

Raul A. Mondesi ss
1 year/$0.5075M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/16
    • placed on restricted list 5/10/16 (80-game suspension for positive PED test reduced to 50 games)
  • 2015
    • contract selected by Kansas City 10/27/15 (added to World Series roster as pre-series injury replacement for Tim Collins)
  • signed by Kansas City 7/27/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $2M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.069

Bubba Starling of
1 year/$0.5075M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2011 (1-5) (Gardner-Edgerton High School, Gardner, Kan.)
  • $7.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 0.000

Matt Strahm lhp
1 year/$0.5075M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2012 (21-643) (Neosho County CC, Kan.)
  • agent: Platinum Sports
  • ML service: 0.064

Ramon Torres 2b
1 year/$0.5075M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/16
  • signed by Kansas City 7/13/09 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Kyle Zimmer rhp
1 year/$0.5075M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2012 (1-5) (San Francisco)
  • $3M signing bonus ($3.5M slot)
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 0.000

Minor Leagues

Joe Beimel lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 6/6/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 3/6/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Texas 3/23/15
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 4/2/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 5/4/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/23/14 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.85M in majors
    • contract selected by Seattle 3/30/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 5/18/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/6/12 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Texas 3/26/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/28/11 (minor-league deal)
    • $1.75M salary in majors
    • $0.3M in performance bonuses
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 4/15/11
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 8/23/11, released 8/30/11
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado as a free agent 3/23/10 (minor-league deal)
    • $0.85M salary in majors
    • contract purchased by Colorado 4/16/10
  • 1 year/$2M (2009)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 3/18/09
    • up to $0.25M in performance bonuses (60-80 games)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Washington 7/31/09 (Nationals paid Rockies undisclosed amount of cash in the deal)
  • 1 year/$1.925M (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/1/08 (avoided arbitration, $2.15M-$1.7M)
    • performance bonuses: $40,000 each for 50, 60, 70, 85 games
  • 1 year/$0.9125M (2007)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/07 (lost arbitration, $1.25M-$0.9125M)
  • 1 year (2006)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/06 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2005)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 12/04 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 7/05
    • DFA by Tampa Bay, released 11/05
  • 1 year (2004)
    • released by Pittsburgh 4/2/04
    • signed by Tampa Bay 4/11/04
  • 1 year/$0.322M (2003)
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 1998 (18-538) (Duquesne)
  • agent: Frye McCann
  • ML service: 10.153 (through 2015)

Christian Binford rhp
2016

  • drafted by Kansas City 2011 (30-906) (Mercersburg Academy, Pa.)
  • $0.575M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Scott Blewett rhp
2016

  • drafted by Kansas City 2014 (2-56) (Baker HS, Baldwinsville, NY)
  • $1.8M signing bonus ($1.0032M slot)
  • ML service:

Dusty Coleman ss
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/9/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/16/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 7/3/15
    • DFA by Kansas City 9/7/15, sent outright to Triple-A 9/10/15
  • drafted by Oakland 2008 (28-844) (Wichita State)
  • $0.675M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.021 (through 2015)

Irving Falu inf
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 6/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/4/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 5/26/14
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers from Milwaukee 6/26/14
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from San Diego 7/17/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 8/7/14
  • 1 year/$492,025 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/15/13
    • DFA by Kansas City 11/20/13, released 11/26/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 5/3/12
  • drafted by Kansas City 2003 (21-612) (Indian Hills CC, Iowa)
  • agent: Magnus Sports
  • ML service: 0.120 (through 2014)

Marten Gasparini ss
2016

  • signed by Kansas City 7/2/13 as an amateur free agent from Italy
  • $1.3M signing bonus (largest ever bonus for European amateur)
  • ML service:

Foster Griffin lhp
2016

  • drafted by Kansas City 2014 (1-28) (The First Academy, Orlando)
  • $1.925M signing bonus ($1.8155M slot)
  • ML service:

John Lannan lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/14/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/19/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2014)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/20/14 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors, $0.15M in minors
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 20, 23, 26, 29, 32 starts. $0.2M each for 150, 160, 170, 180, 190 innings. $0.25M each for 200, 210 innings
    • contract selected by NY Mets 3/27/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Mets 4/16/14
    • refused assignment by NY Mets 10/6/14
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2013)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/15/12
    • performance bonuses: $0.2M each for 150, 160, 170, 180, 190 innings. $0.25M each for 200, 210 IP. $0.25M each for 31, 32, 33, 34 games started
    • refused outright assignment by Philadelphia 10/17/13
  • 1 year/$5M (2012)
    • lost arbitration with Washington 2/2/12, $5.7M-$5M
    • non-tendered by Washington 11/30/12
  • 1 year/$2.75M (2011)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/17/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.458M (2010)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.424M (2009)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/14/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/11/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Washington 7/26/07
  • drafted by Washington 2005 (11-324) (Siena)
  • agent: CAA Sports (Brodie Van Wagenen)
  • ML service: 5.064 (through 2014)

Lester Oliveros rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/21/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 3/27/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota as a free agent (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 9/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 11/30/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/12
    • non-tendered by Minnesota 11/30/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 11/19/10
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Detroit 8/15/11
  • signed by Minnesota 2004 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.091 (through 2014)

Ashe Russell rhp
2016

  • drafted by Kansas City 2015 (1-26) (Cathedral Catholic HS, Indianapolis)
  • $2.1902M signing bonus ($2.1842M slot)
  • agent: Steve Canter
  • ML service:

Travis Snider lf-rf
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/30/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Kansas City 3/30/16 after exercising opt-out clause
    • re-signed by Kansas City 4/1/16 (minor-league contract)
    • may opt out of contract 6/1/16 if not on Major League roster
  • 1 year/$2.1M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Pittsburgh 1/27/15
    • DFA by Baltimore 8/7/15, released 8/15/15
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 8/20/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 9/1/15
    • elected free agency 10/22/15
  • 1 year/$1.2M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/12
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Toronto 7/31/12
  • 1 year/$0.4358M (2011)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4058M (2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4014M (2009)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/23/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 8/28/08
  • drafted by Toronto 2006 (1-14) (Jackson HS, Everett, WA)
  • $1.7M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Joe Urbon)
  • ML service: 5.086 (through 2015)

Daniel Stumpf lhp
1 year/$0.5075M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • selected by Philadelphia from Kansas City in Rule 5 draft 12/10/15
    • signed by Philadelphia 3/16
    • placed on restricted list 4/14/16 (positive PED list)
    • DFA by Philadelphia 7/22/16
    • returned by Philadelphia to Kansas City 7/25/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2012 (9-283) (San Jacinto JC, Texas)
  • $0.125M signing bonus ($0.1299M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2015)

Nick Tepesch rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 1/27/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Texas 6/4/16
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 6/6/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 6/24/16
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers 6/27/16 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 6/25/16
    • claimed by Kansas City off waivers 7/18/16 after being DFA by Oakland 7/15/16
    • DFA by Kansas City 9/6/16, sent outright to Triple-A 9/16/16
  • 1 year/$517,760 (2015)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/15
    • non-tendered by Texas 12/2/15
  • 1 year/$505,071 (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/26/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Texas 4/9/13
  • drafted by Texas 2010 (14-436) (University of Missouri)
  • agent: Frontline
  • ML service: 2.136 (through 2015)

Steve Tolleson inf
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 11/16/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Baltimore 5/23/16
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 5/26/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5173M (2015)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/15
    • DFA by Toronto 4/24/15, sent outright to Triple-A 5/5/15
    • contract selected by Toronto 5/10/15
    • DFA by Toronto 7/1/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/17/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 5/1/4
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 11/15/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 5/9/12, sent outright to Triple-A 11/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • DFA by Oakland 1/19/11, sent outright to Triple-A 1/28/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers from Minnesota 2/1/10
    • signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/19/08
    • re-signed 3/8/09
  • drafted by Minnesota 2005 (5-165) (South Carolina)
  • $0.157M signing bonus
  • agent: Hendricks Sports
  • ML service: 2.053 (through 2015)

Chase Vallot c
2016

  • drafted by Kansas City 2014 (1s-40) (St. Thomas More HS, Lafayette, La.)
  • $1.35M signing bonus ($1.4208M slot)
  • ML service:

Nolan Watson rhp
2016

  • drafted by Kansas City 2015 (1s-33) (Lawrence North HS, Indianapolis)
  • $1.8252M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Pro Star Management
  • ML service: