Free Agent Pitchers

The following players are unsigned & may negotiate with any club.
Service time in years and days, through 2016, unless noted.

Starting Pitchers
(For Relievers, click here)

Brett Anderson lhp
1 year/$15.8M (2016)

  • 1 year/$15.8M (2016)
    • accepted qualifying offer from LA Dodgers 11/13/15
  • 1 year/$10M (2015)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 12/16/14
    • $5M signing bonus (paid in equal installments 1/15/15, 2/15/15)
    • salary of $5M
    • performance bonuses: $0.3M each for 150, 155 innings pitched. $0.35M each for 160, 165, 170, 175 IP. $0.4M each for 180, 185, 190, 195, 200 IP
    • LA Dodgers made qualifying offer to Anderson 11/6/15
  • 4 years/$12.5M (2010-13), plus 2014-15 club options
    • signed extension with Oakland 4/16/10, replacing 1 year/$0.41M deal signed 3/8/10
    • $1M signing bonus (paid in equal installments 8/5/10, 11/1/10, 3/1/11, 11/1/11
    • 10:$0.5M, 11:$1M, 12:$3M, 13:$5.5M, 14:$8M club option ($1.5M buyout), 15:$12M club option ($1.5M buyout)
    • Oakland exercised 2014 option 11/1/13
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Oakland 12/10/13 (A’s to pay Rockies $2M in the deal)
    • Colorado declined 2015 option 11/2/14
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2009
    • contract purchased by Oakland 4/4/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • acquired in trade from Arizona 12/14/07
  • drafted by Arizona 2006 (2-55) (Stillwater HS, Okla.)
  • $0.95M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 8.000

Scott Baker rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/23/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.5M in majors)
    • released by NY Yankees 3/29/15
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 4/3/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 4/26/15
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 5/3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/29/14 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors, with $3.5M in performance bonuses
    • released by Seattle 3/24/14
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 3/26/14 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors, may opt out of contract May 1
    • contract selected by Texas 5/7/14
    • DFA by Texas 5/8/14, sent outright to Triple-A 5/11/14
    • contract selected by Texas 5/14/14
  • 1 year/$5.5M (2013)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 11/13/12
    • performance bonuses: $0.15M each for 145, 150, 155, 160, 165, 170, 175, 180, 185, 190 innings pitched
  • 4 years/$15.25M (2009-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with Minnesota 3/7/09
    • 09:$0.75M, 10:$3M, 11:$5M, 12:$6.5M, 13:$9.25M club option
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for WS MVP. $0.1M for Cy Young ($75,000 for 2nd, $50,000 for 3rd). $50,000 for MVP ($25,000 for 2nd-5th). $50,000 each for Gold Glove, LCS MVP. $25,000 for All Star
    • Minnesota declined 2013 option 10/29/12
  • 1 year/$0.4225M (2008)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/27/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.33M (2006)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 5/05
  • drafted by Minnesota 2003 (2-58) (Oklahoma State)
  • $0.6M signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 8.099 (through 2014)

David Buchanan rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/16
    • DFA by Philadelphia 11/18/16, released 11/23/16
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 5/24/14
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2010 (7-231) (Georgia State)
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • agent: TWC Sports
  • ML service: 1.008

Mark Buehrle lhp
4 years/$58M (2012-15)

  • 4 years/$58M (2012-15)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/8/11
    • $4M signing bonus (deferred without interest)
    • 12:$6M, 13:$11M, 14:$18M, 15:$19M
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Miami 11/13/12 (Marlins paid Jays $8.5M as part of the deal)
  • 4 years/$56M (2008-11)
    • signed extension with White Sox 7/8/07
    • 08:$14M, 09:$14M, 10:$14M, 11:$14M
    • award bonus: $25,000 for Gold Glove, $15,000 for All Star selection
    • no-trade protection
      • 2008: full no-trade clause
      • 2009 – July 15, 2010: limited no-trade protection allowing Buehrle to block trades to certain unspecified clubs. A trade triggers an escalator paying $1M raise to $15M annually, plus a guaranteed fifth year paying $15M for 2012.
      • July 16, 2010-2011: Buehrle may not be traded without his permission, under right as 10-and-5 player
  • 3 years/$18M (2004-06), plus 2007 club option
    • avoided arbitration with White Sox 12/11/03
    • 04:$3.5M, 05:$5.75M, 06:$7.75M, 07:$9.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • club exercised $9.5M 2007 option 10/06
  • 1 year/$0.445M (2003)
    • renewed by Chicago White Sox 3/03
  • 1 year/$0.31M (2002)
    • renewed by Chicago White Sox 3/02
  • 1 year/$0.225M (2001)
  • 1 year/$0.2M (2000)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 7/16/00
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 1998 (38-1,139) (Howell North HS, St. Charles, Mo.)
  • signed 5/21/99, $0.15M signing bonus (draft & follow)
  • agent: Jeff Berry, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 15.078 (through 2015)

Chris Capuano lhp
1 year/$1.5M (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/25/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.5M in majors)
    • may opt out of contract if not on Major League roster 3/29/16
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 4/2/16
  • 1 year/$5M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/16/14
    • DFA by NY Yankees 7/29/15, sent outright to Triple-A 7/31/15
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/12/15
    • DFA by NY Yankees 8/15/15, sent outright to Triple-A 8/17/15
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/18/15
    • DFA by NY Yankees 8/22/15, activated 8/24/15
    • DFA by NY Yankees 8/26/15, sent outright to Triple-A 8/28/15
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/7/15
  • 1 year/$2.25 (2014)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 2/20/14
    • may earn additional $0.5M in roster bonuses
    • performance bonuses: $1.25M based on starts, beginning at 12. $1M based on innings, beginning at 70
    • DFA by Boston 6/25/14, released 7/1/14
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 7/4/14 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Colorado 7/24/14
  • 2 years/$10 (2012-13), plus 2014 mutual option
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 12/1/11
    • 12:$3M, 13:$6M, 14:$8M mutual option ($1M buyout)
    • performance bonuses: $75,000 each for 160, 170, 180, 187, 195 innings annually. $0.25M for 360 innings in 2012-13
    • LA Dodgers declined 2014 option 10/31/13
  • 1 year/$1.5 (2011)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/3/11
    • performance bonuses based on starts (to 32) and IP (to 200)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/09 (minor-league contract)
    • may opt out of deal if not on Major League roster by 5/20/10 (deadline extended from 5/10)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2009)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/15/08 (minor-league contract)
    • $0.5M salary in majors
  • 1 year/$3.75M (2008)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/17/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Milwaukee 12/12/08
  • 1 year/$3.25M (2007)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/07 (avoided arbitration, $3.7M-$2.8M)
    • performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$0.45M (2006)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/06 (split contract, $0.272M in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.34M (2005)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/05
  • 1 year/$0.304M (2004)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Arizona 11/03
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/04
  • drafted by Arizona 1999 (8-238) (Duke)
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 11.152

Jhoulys Chacin rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/14/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 4/12/16
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Atlanta 5/11/16
  • 1 year/$5.5M (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Colorado 3/22/15 (due 45 days’ pay, $1,352,459)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 4/13/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cleveland 6/18/15
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 6/20/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Arizona 8/24/15
    • elected free agency 11/6/15
  • 2 years/$6.5M (2013-14)
    • signed extension with Colorado 1/26/13 (avoided arbitration, $2.6M-$1.7M)
    • 13:$1.65M, 14:$4.85M
  • 1 year/$0.482M (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.419M (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 7/24/09
  • signed by Colorado 2004 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 6.054

John Danks lhp
5 years/$65M (2012-16)

  • 5 years/$65M (2012-16)
    • signed extension with Chicago White Sox 12/23/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • $7.5M signing bonus (paid between 6/12 and 10/12)
    • 12:$0.5M, 13:$14.25M, 14:$14.25M, 15:$14.25M, 16:$14.25M
    • full no-trade clause for 2012
    • may block trades to six clubs annually for 2013-16 (for 2014, no-trade list includes Baltimore, Oakland, Toronto and Washington)
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 5/3/16, released 5/13/16
  • 1 year/$6M (2011)
    • re-signed by White Sox 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.45M (2010)
    • re-signed by White Sox 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.52M (2009)
    • re-signed by White Sox 2/24/09
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2008)
    • re-signed by White Sox 2/27/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • acquired by White Sox in trade from Texas 12/06
    • contract purchased by White Sox 4/07
  • drafted by Texas 2003 (1-9) (Round Rock HS, Texas)
  • $2.1M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Jeff Berry) (previously Scott Boras)
  • ML service: 9.000 (through 2015)

Jorge De La Rosa lhp
2 years/$25M (2015-16)

  • 2 years/$25M (2015-16)
    • signed extension with Colorado 9/3/14
    • 15:$12.5M, 16:$12.5M
  • 2 years/$21.5M (2011-12), plus 2013 player option
    • re-signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/30/10
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 11:$9.5M, 12:$10M, 13:$11M player option ($1M buyout) which, if exercised by De La Rosa, gives club $11M club option for 2014
    • De La Rosa exercised 2013 option 10/31/12 
    • Colorado exercised 2014 option for $11M 10/8/13
  • 1 year/$5.6M (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/14/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • $0.3M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$2M (2009)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/19/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.025M (2008)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/18/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 24, 26, 28, 30 starts
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star selection
    • DFA by Kansas City 3/26/08
    • acquired by Colorado from Kansas City 4/30/08, with Royals paying $0.2M to Rockies as part of the deal
  • 1 year/$0.417M (2007)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.337M (2006)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/06
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Milwaukee 7/06
  • 1 year/$0.317M (2005)
  • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Arizona 12/1/03
  • acquired by Arizona in trade from Boston 2/28/03
  • signed by Boston 2/22/01
  • contract purchased by Monterrey of Mexican League from Arizona 4/00
  • signed by Arizona 3/98 as an amateur free agent from Mexico
  • agent: TWC Sports
  • ML service: 12.015

Rubby De La Rosa rhp
1 year/$2.35M (2016)

  • 1 year/$2.35M (2016)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Arizona 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.516M (2015)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/7/14
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Boston 12/12/14
  • 1 year/$0.4935M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.4825M (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12
    • acquired by Boston in trade from LA Dodgers 10/4/12 (player to be named later in 8/25/12 Adrian Gonzalez deal)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 5/24/11
  • signed by LA Dodgers 2007 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Wasserman Media
  • ML service: 4.097

Ross Detwiler lhp
1 year/$1M (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/21/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $1M in majors)
    • contract selected by Cleveland 4/3/16
    • DFA by Cleveland 4/29/16, sent outright to Triple-A 5/1/16
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Cleveland 7/17/16
    • contract selected by Oakland 8/10/16
  • 1 year/$3.45M (2015)
    • signed by Texas 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Texas 7/11/15, released 7/15/15
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 7/17/15
  • 1 year/$3M (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $50,000 for 180 innings pitched
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Washington 12/11/14
  • 1 year/$2.3375M (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.485M (2012)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (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 9/4/07
  • drafted by Washington 2007 (1-6) (Missouri State)
  • signed 7/6/07, $2.15M signing bonus
  • agent: Jeff Berry, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 6.085

Nathan Eovaldi rhp
1 year/$5.6M (2016)

  • 1 year/$5.6M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/19/16 (avoided arbitration, $6.3M-$4.9M)
    • DFA by NY Yankees 11/18/16, released 11/23/16
  • 1 year/$3.3M (2015)
    • re-signed by 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.517M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Miami 12/19/14
  • 1 year/$0.502M (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12
    • acquired by Miami in trade from LA Dodgers 7/25/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 8/6/11
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2008 (11-337) (Alvin HS, Texas)
  • $0.25M signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 5.013

Scott Feldman rhp
3 years/$30M (2014-16)

  • 3 years/$30M (2014-16)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 12/6/13
    • 14:$12M, 15:$10M, 16:$8M
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Houston 8/1/16 with $2,710,383 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$6M (2013)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 11/30/12
    • may earn additional $1M in performance bonuses
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/2/13
  • 2 years/$11.5M (2011-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with Texas 4/2/10
    • 11:$4.4M, 12:$6.5M, 13:$9.25M club option ($0.6M buyout)
    • Texas declined 2013 option 10/30/12
  • 1 year/$2.425M (2010)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/29/10 (avoided arbitration, $2.9M-$2.05M)
  • 1 year/$434,680 (2009)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/20/09
    • award bonus: $10,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$397,430 (2008)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/15/08
  • 1 year/$388,203 (2007)
    • re-signed 2/07 (split contract paying $144,300 in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.329M (2006)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Texas 8/05
  • drafted by Texas 2003 (30-886) (JC of San Mateo, Calif.)
  • agent: Matt Brown
  • ML service: 10.091

Doug Fister rhp
1 year/$7M (2016)

  • 1 year/$7M (2016)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 1/28/16
    • performance bonuses: $1M each for 100, 125, 150, 175, 200 innings pitched
  • 1 year/$11.4M (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$7.2M (2014)
    • signed by Washington 2/1/14 (avoided arbitration, $8.5M-$5.75M)
    • performance bonuses: $75,000 each for 200, 210 innings pitched
  • 1 year/$4M (2013)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Detroit 12/3/13
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2012)
    • renewed by Detroit 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.4365M (2011)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/11
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Seattle 7/30/11
  • 1 year/$0.4065M (2010)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/26/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 8/7/09
  • drafted by Seattle 2006 (7-201) (Fresno State)
  • $50,000 signing bonus
  • agent: PSI Sports
  • ML service: 7.058

Dillon Gee rhp
1 year/$2M (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/18/15 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $2M in majors, $0.25M on 40-man roster but in minors
    • $1.55M in performance bonuses based on games started: $50,000 for 15 GS. $75,000 for 16-20 GS. $0.1M each for 21-25 GS. $0.125M each for 26-30 GS
    • $1.75M in performance bonuses based on innings: $50,000 each for 60, 70 IP. $75,000 for 80, 90 IP. $0.1M for 100, 110 IP. $0.125M each for 120, 130 IP. $0.15M each for 140, 150 IP. $0.175M each for 160, 170 IP. $0.2M each for 180, 190 IP.
    • $0.7M in performance bonuses for relief appearances: $0.1M each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 60 relief appearances
    • may opt out of contract 3/15/16 if not on 40-man roster
    • contract selected by Kansas City 3/15/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Kansas City 11/8/16 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$5.3M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by NY Mets 6/15/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/23/15
    • elected free agency 10/9/15
  • 1 year/$3.625M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration, $4.05M-$3.2M)
  • 1 year/$527,375 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
  • 1 year/$0.502M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 9/6/10
  • drafted by NY Mets 2007 (21-663) (Texas-Arlington)
  • agent: SSG Baseball
  • ML service: 5.108

Jeremy Guthrie rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 2/20/16 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.75M in majors
    • may opt out of contract 3/28/16 if not on Major League roster
    • released by Texas 3/28/16 after exercising opt-out clause
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 3/31/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by San Diego 6/1/16
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 6/25/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Miami 7/30/16
  • 3 years/$25M (2013-15)
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/20/12
    • 13:$5M, 14:$11M, 15:$9M
    • deal restructured 1/13/14, reducing 2014 salary from $11M to $8M and adding a 2016 mutual option for $10M ($3.2M buyout)
    • Kansas City declined 2016 option 11/4/15
  • 1 year/$8.2M (2012)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Baltimore 2/6/12
    • signed by Colorado 2/6/12 (avoided arbitration, $10.25M-$7.25M)
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Colorado 7/20/12
  • 1 year/$5.75M (2011)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/11/11 (avoided arbitration, $6.5M-$5M)
    • award bonuses
  • 1 year/$3M (2010)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/12/10 (avoided arbitration, $3.625M-$2.3M)
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for Cy Young ($50,000 for 2nd or 3rd in vote); $50,000 each All Star, Gold Glove, WS MVP, LCS MVP
  • 1 year/$0.65M (2009)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/09
    • award bonuses
  • 1 year/$0.77M (2008)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/16/08 (split contract, $0.247M in minors)
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for Cy Young ($50,000 for 2nd or 3rd). $50,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove, LCS MVP, WS MVP
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • claimed off waivers from Cleveland after being DFA 1/07
  • 4 years/$4.5M (2003-06)
    • signed Major League contract with Cleveland 10/3/02
    • $2M signing bonus
    • $2.5M paid over 4 years
  • drafted by Cleveland 2002 (1-20) (Stanford)
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2001 (3-84) (did not sign)
  • agents: Excel Sports Management
  • ML service: 9.130 (through 2015)

Jason Hammel rhp
2 years/$20M (2015-16), plus 2017 option

  • 2 years/$20M (2015-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/14
    • 15:$9M, 16:$9M, 17:$12M club option ($2M buyout)
    • 2017 option may void based on 2016 performance
    • Chicago Cubs declined 2017 option 11/16
  • 1 year/$6M (2014)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/31/14
    • may earn additional $1M in performance bonuses
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/4/14
  • 1 year/$6.75M (2013)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/8/13 (avoided arbitration, $8.25M-$5.7M)
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M for 25 starts. $0.1M each 175, 190 IP
  • 2 years/$7.75M (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/24/11 (avoided arbitration, $3.7M-$3.1M)
    • 11:$3M, 12:$4.75M
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Colorado 2/6/12
  • 1 year/$1.9M (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4222M (2009)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/25/09
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Tampa Bay 4/5/09
  • 1 year/$0.3963M (2008)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 11/04
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2002 (10-284) (Treasure Valley CC, Ore.)
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 9.153

Lucas Harrell rhp
1 year (2016)

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

Matt Harrison lhp
5 years/$55M (2013-17), plus 2018 option

  • 5 years/$55M (2013-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed extension with Texas 1/16/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 13:$5M, 14:$8M, 15:$13M, 16:$13M, 17:$13M, 18:$13.25M club option ($2M buyout)
    • 2018 option guaranteed with 600 innings in 2015-17, including 200 IP in 2017
    • salary for 2018 option increases $0.5M for each season of 200 IP in 2013-17
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Texas 7/29/15, with Phillies responsible for $32,759,562 remaining on Harrison’s contract ($4,759,562 in 2015, $26M in 2016-17 salaries and $2M buyout), plus an additional $9.5M paid to Texas to cover a portion of the $81,737,704 remaining on Cole Hamels’ contract
    • released by Philadelphia 11/15/16
  • 1 year/$2.95M (2012)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration, $3.5M-$2.45M)
  • 1 year/$428,830 (2011)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/22/11
  • 1 year/$406,090 (2010)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/4/10
  • 1 year/$0.4055M (2009)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/20/09
    • award bonus: $10,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • contract purchased by Texas 11/19/07
    • re-signed by Texas 2/6/08
    • performance bonus: $10,000 for Rookie of the Year
  • acquired by Texas in trade from Atlanta 7/31/07 (Teixeira deal)
  • drafted by Atlanta 2003 (3-97) (South Grandville HS, Creedmoor, N.C.)
  • $0.395M signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 8.083

Rich Hill lhp
1 year/$6M (2016)

  • 1 year/$6M (2016)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/15
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Oakland 8/1/16 with $2,032,787 remaining on contract
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 2/27/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Washington 6/24/15
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 8/14/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Boston 9/8/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 2/1/14 (minor-league contract)
    • may opt out of contract if not on Major League roster 5/15/14 
    • contract selected after being acquired by LA Angels in trade from Boston 7/1/14 
    • DFA by LA Angels 7/5/14, released 7/9/14
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 7/16/14 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/5/14
    • DFA by NY Yankees 8/29/14, sent outright to Triple-A 9/1/14
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/2/14
  • 1 year/$1M (2013)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/7/13 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • contract selected by Cleveland 3/11/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 12/30/11 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $0.725M in majors, may opt out in spring if not on major-league roster
    • contract purchased by Boston 2/21/12
    • non-tendered by Boston 11/30/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/31/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Boston 5/5/11
    • non-tendered by Boston 12/12/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 1/26/10 (minor-league contract)
    • $0.575M salary in majors (opted out)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 6/30/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Boston 9/13/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 10/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.445M (2009)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Chicago Cubs 2/2/09
    • signed by Baltimore 3/8/09
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 10/30/09
  • 1 year/$0.445M (2008)
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2007)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 6/05
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2002 (4-112) (Michigan)
  • $0.302M signing bonus
  • ML service: 7.127

Derek Holland lhp
5 years/$28.5M (2012-16), plus 2017-18 options

  • 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

Edwin Jackson rhp
4 years/$52M (2013-16)

  • 4 years/$52M (2013-16)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/20/12
    • $8M signing bonus
    • 13:$11M, 14:$11M, 15:$11M, 16:$11M
    • deal does not include no-trade protection
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 7/20/15, released 7/27/15
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 8/14/15 (minor-league contract)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 1/16 (Marlins pay $0.5075M Major League minimum, with Cubs paying balance of $11M 2016 salary)
    • full no-trade clause
    • DFA by Miami 5/31/16, released 6/2/16
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 6/16/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Diego 7/17/16
  • 1 year/$11M (2012)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 2/2/12
    • $2M deferred
    • award bonuses
  • 2 years/$13.35M (2010-11)
    • signed by Arizona 2/14/10 (avoided arbitration, $6.25M-$4.6M)
    • $0.8M signing bonus
    • 10:$4.2M, 11:$8.35M
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Arizona 7/30/10
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/27/11
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Toronto 7/27/11
  • 1 year/$2.2M (2009)
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Tampa Bay 12/10/08
    • re-signed 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each 185, 190, 195, 200 IP
    • acquired by Arizona in 3-way trade from Detroit 12/9/09
  • 1 year/$0.4127M (2008)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/15/08
  • 1 year/$0.3923M (2007)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from LA Dodgers 1/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/05
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2001 (6-190) (Shaw HS, Columbus, Ga.)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Sports (replaced Scott Boras 7/12)
  • ML service: 11.031

Erik Johnson rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Chicago White Sox 6/4/16
    • non-tendered by San Diego 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 9/3/13
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2011 (2-80) (Cal)
  • $0.45M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 1.039

Josh Johnson rhp
1 year/$1M (2015)

  • 1 year/$1M (2015)
    • re-signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/7/15
    • performance bonuses: $0.5M for 5 games started. $1M for 10 GS. $0.5M for 15 GS. $1M for 20 GS. $0.25M each start from 21 to 33
  • 1 year/$8M (2014)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 11/19/13
    • performance bonus: $1.25M for 26 games started
    • if Johnson starts fewer than 7 games in 2014, club receives $4M option for 2015
    • San Diego declined 2015 option 10/30/14
  • 4 years/$39M (2010-13)
    • signed extension with Florida 1/14/10 (avoided arbitration) (at signing, second largest contract ever for pitcher eligible for arbitration a second time)
    • 10:$3.75M, 11:$7.75M, 12:$13.75M, 13:$13.75M
    • award bonuses: $1M for WS MVP. $0.5M for Cy Young. $50,000 for All Star
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Miami 11/13/12
  • 1 year/$1.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Florida 12/17/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 31, 33 starts
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • re-signed 2/22/08
  • 1 year/$0.382M (2007)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed by Florida 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Florida 9/05
  • drafted by Florida 2002 (4-113) (Jenks HS, Okla.)
  • agent: Matt Sosnick
  • ML service: 10.026 (through 2015)

Taylor Jordan rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
    • released by Washington 6/28/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5043M (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/26/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Washington 6/29/13
  • drafted by Washington 2009 (9-262) (Brevard CC, Fla.)
  • $99,500 signing bonus
  • agent: MVP Sports Group
  • ML service: 1.047 (through 2015)

Jair Jurrjens rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/10/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 5/18/14 (minor-league deal)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Cincinnati 7/2/14
    • contract selected by Colorado 7/4/14 
    • DFA by Colorado 7/21/14, sent outright to Triple-A 7/23/14
    • refused assignment by Colorado 10/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/15/13 (minor-league contract) (had agreed to $1.5M Major League deal before club balked as results of physical)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 5/18/13 
    • designated for optional assignment by Baltimore 6/30/13 
    • DFA by Baltimore 7/12/13, elected free agency 7/18/13
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 7/24/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$5.5M (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 175, 180, 190, 200, 210, 215 innings
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 11/30/12
  • 1 year/$3.25M (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2010)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.45M (2009)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Detroit 10/29/07
    • signed by Atlanta 2/29/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 8/15/07
  • signed by Detroit 2003 as amateur free agent from Curacao
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service 4.167 (through 2014)

Mike Kickham lhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/8/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by San Francisco 5/29/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade 1/14/15 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 1/9/15
    • signed by Seattle 3/15
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 5/5/15 after being DFA by Seattle 5/4/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 5/9/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/4/14
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from San Francisco 12/23/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 5/28/13
  • drafted by San Francisco 2010 (6-198) (Missouri State)
  • $0.41M signing bonus
  • agent: Platinum Sports
  • ML service: 0.087 (through 2014)

John Lamb lhp
1 year/$0.5075M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/16
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade 11/2/16 after being DFA by Cincinnati 10/27/16
    • released by Tampa Bay 11/18/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Kansas City 7/26/15 (Reds to pay undisclosed amount to cover a portion of $3,825,136 remaining on Cueto’s contract for 2015)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/27/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
  • drafted by Kansas City 2008 (5-145) (Laguna Hills HS, Calif.)
  • $0.165M signing bonus
  • agent: Paragon Sports
  • ML service: 0.160

Mat Latos rhp
1 year/$3M (2016)

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

Cliff Lee lhp
5 years/$120M (2011-15), plus 2016 option

  • 5 years/$120M (2011-15), plus 2016 option
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/14/10
    • 11:$11M, 12:$21.5M, 13:$25M, 14:$25M, 15:$25M, 16:$27.5M club option ($12.5M buyout)
    • option becomes guaranteed if Lee 1) is not on the disabled list at end of 2015 season with injury to left elbow or left shoulder, and 2) has 200 IP in 2015 or 400 IP in 2014-15
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, All-Star, LCS MVP. $0.1M for WS MVP. $0.1M for Cy Young ($75,000 for 2nd in vote, $50,000 for 3rd)
    • limited no-trade protection (may block trades to 20 clubs, including all clubs except Atlanta, Cleveland, Houston, Miami, Minnesota, NY Mets, San Diego, Tampa Bay and Washington)
    • Philadelphia declined 2016 option 11/3/15
  • 4 years/$15M (2006-09), plus 2010 club option
    • signed extension with Cleveland 8/06
    • replaced 1 year/$0.4062M deal signed 3/06
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 06:$0.75M, 07:$2.75M, 08:$3.75M, 09:$5.75M,
      10:$8M club option ($1M buyout)
    • price of 2010 option increases to:
      • $9M with Cy Young in 2008 (met) or 2009
      • $8.75M with 2nd or 3rd in Cy Young vote in 2008 or 2009
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for All Star selection, $0.25M for Cy Young, $0.15M for 2nd or 3rd in Cy Young vote, $75,000 for 4th or 5th in Cy Young vote
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Cleveland 7/29/09
    • Philadelphia exercised $9M 2010 club option 11/6/09
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Philadelphia 12/16/09
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Seattle 7/9/10 (Mariners to pay about $2.5M of roughly $4.2M left on Lee’s contract for 2010)
  • 1 year/$0.345M (2005)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/05
    • split contract paying $242,600 in minors
    • award bonus for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.3032M (2004)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/04
    • split contract paying $157,400 in minors
    • award bonus for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.3009M (2003)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/03
  • 1 year/$0.2M (2002)
    • re-signed by Montreal 2/02 (split contract)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Montreal 6/02
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 9/02
  • drafted by Montreal 2000 (4-105) (Arkansas)
  • agent: Darek Braunecker
  • ML service: 12.100 (through 2015)

Colby Lewis rhp
1 year/$6M (2016)

  • 1 year/$6M (2016)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 1/16
  • 1 year/$4M (2005)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/3/14
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Texas 11/20/13 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $2M in majors
    • contract selected by Texas 4/14/14
  • 1 year/$2M (2013)
    • signed extension with Texas 9/18/12
    • $4M in performance, roster bonuses based on games started and days on active roster
  • 2 years/$5M (2010-11), plus 2012 club option
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/19/10
    • 10:$1.75M, 11:$3M, 12:$3.25M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 30, 31, 32 starts. $75,000 each for 170, 180 IP. $0.1M each for 190, 200 IP
    • award bonuses, including $0.1M for Cy Young
    • Texas exercised $3.25M option for 2012 10/31/11
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2008)
    • re-signed by Oakland 10/25/07 (split contract, $0.15M in minors)
    • played 2008-09 for Hiroshima of Japanese Central League
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2007)
    • signed by Washington 11/06
    • released by Washington 3/07
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 3/07
    • contract purchased by Oakland 5/22/07, DFA 7/16/07
    • contract purchased by Oakland 8/29/07
    • claimed by Kansas City off waivers from Oakland 11/2/07
    • released by Kansas City 12/07
  • 1 year/$0.3395M (2005)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/05
  • 1 year/$0.3375M (2004)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/03
  • 1 year/$0.3025M (2003)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/03
  • 1 year/$0.2M (2002)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/02
  • drafted by Texas 1999 (1s-38) (Bakersfield JC, Calif.)
  • $0.8625M signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 10.132

Tim Lincecum rhp
1 year/$2.5M (2016)

  • 1 year/$2.5M (2016)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 5/20/16 (salary pro-rated)
    • performance bonuses based on starts: $25,000 for 11 GS. $50,000 for 13 GS. $0.1M for 15 GS. $0.2M for 17 GS. $0.4M for 19 GS
    • roster bonuses based on days on active roster: $0.125M each for 4, 30, 60, 90 days, excluding time on disabled list with right hip injury
    • DFA by LA Angels 8/6/16 (optional assignment)
  • 2 years/$35M (2014-15)
    • signed extension with San Francisco 10/23/13
    • 14:$17M, 15:$18M
    • full no-trade protection
  • 2 years/$40.5M (2012-13)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 1/30/12 (avoided arbitration, $21.5M-$17M)
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 12:$18M, 13:$22M
    • award bonuses: $50,000 for Gold Glove. $0.1M for All-Star. $0.25M for NL MVP ($0.15M for 2nd in MVP vote, $0.1M for 3rd, $75,000 for 4th, $50,000 for 5th). $0.5M for 2012 NL Cy Young ($0.25M for 2nd in Cy Young vote, $0.1M for 3rd, $75,000 for 4th, $50,000 for 5th). If Lincecum wins 2012 Cy Young, bonus for winning 2013 Cy Young increases to $1M.
  • 2 years/$23M (2010-11)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 2/12/10 (avoided arbitration, $13M-$8M)
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 10:$8M, 11:$13M
    • performance bonus: $0.2M for 225 IP
    • award bonuses: $0.5M for Cy Young ($0.25M for 2nd in vote, $0.1M for 3rd, $75,000 for 4th, $50,000 for 5th). $0.1M each for All Star, NL MVP. $50,000 for LCS MVP. $75,000 WS MVP
  • 1 year/$0.65M (2009)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 2/26/09
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2008)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 5/6/07
  • drafted by San Francisco 2006 (1-10) (Washington)
  • signed 6/06, $2.025M signing bonus
  • agent: Rick Thurman, Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 9.032

Jeff Locke lhp
1 year/$3.025M (2016)

  • 1 year/$3.025M (2016)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/14/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 11/29/16, non-tendered 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.531M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$0.513M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • 1 year/$0.4975M (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
    • award bonus: $10,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/19/10
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
  • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Atlanta 6/3/09
  • drafted by Atlanta 2006 (2-51) (Kennett HS, Conway, NH)
  • $0.675M signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 4.020

Kyle Lohse rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 5/13/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 7/9/16
    • DFA by Texas 7/26/16, sent outright to Triple-A 7/29/16 (refused assignment)
  • 3 years/$33M (2013-15)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 3/25/13
    • 13:$11M, 14:$11M, 15:$11M
    • $7M of 2013 salary deferred, to be paid in 2016-18, reducing contract’s present-day total value to $31.95M
    • annual performance bonus: $0.35M for 190 innings
  • 4 years/$41M (2009-12)
    • signed extension with St. Louis 9/29/08
    • $1.25M signing bonus
    • 09:$7.125M, 10:$8.875M, 11:$11.875M, 12:$11.875M
    • full no-trade clause
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2008)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 3/14/08
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 160, 170, 180, 190, 200 IP
    • $0.5M assignment bonus if traded
  • 1 year/$4.2M (2007)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/07 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Cincinnati 7/30/07
  • 1 year/$3.95M (2006)
    • won arbitration with Minnesota 2/06 ($3.95M-$3.4M)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Minnesota 7/06
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2005)
    • won arbitration with Minnesota 2/05 ($2.4M-$2.15M)
  • 1 year/$0.395M (2004)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/04
  • 1 year/$0.33M (2003)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/03
  • 1 year/$0.215M (2002)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/02
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Chicago Cubs 5/99
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 1996 (29-862) (Butte College, Oroville, Calif.)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 14.092 (through 2015)

Jason Marquis rhp
1 year/$1.5M (2015)

  • 1 year/$1.5M (2015)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/20/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 4/5/15
    • DFA by Cincinnati 6/5/15, released 6/10/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 6/4/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$3M (2013)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/3/12
  • 1 year/$3M (2012)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/22/11
    • may earn $0.5M in performance bonuses
    • DFA by Minnesota 5/22/12, released 5/26/12
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 5/29/12 (minor-league contract) (Padres pay pro-rated share of Major League minimum, with Twins responsible for balance of 2012 salary)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 6/7/12
  • 2 years/$15M (2010-11)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/22/09
    • 10:$7.5M, 11:$7.5M
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Washington 7/30/11
  • 3 years/$21M (2007-09)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/06
    • 07:$4.75M, 08:$6.375M, 09:$9.875M
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger. $75,000 for All Star. $0.2M for LCS MVP. $0.3M each for MVP, WS MVP. $0.3M for Cy Young ($0.2M for 2nd in vote, $0.15M for 3rd, $0.1M for 4th or 5th)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Cubs 1/6/09, with Cubs paying Rockies $875,000 as part of the deal
  • 1 year/$5.15M (2005)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/06 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 for 200 innings. $75,000 each for 210, 215 IP. $0.1M for 220 IP
    • award bonus: $50,000 bonus for winning Silver Slugger
  • 1 year/$3M (2005)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 1/05 (avoided arbitration)
    • $25,000 each for 200 & 205 IP
    • $50,000 each for 210, 215 & 220 IP
  • 1 year/$0.55M (2004)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 12/03 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2003)

    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Atlanta 12/14/03
  • drafted by Atlanta 1996 (1-35) (Tottenville HS, Staten Island, NY)
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 13.012 (through 2014)

Kris Medlen rhp
2 years/$8.5M (2015-16), plus 2017 option

  • 2 years/$8.5M (2015-16), plus 2017 mutual option
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/14
    • 15:$2M, 16:$5.5M, 17:$10M mutual option ($1M buyout)
    • performance bonuses: may earn additional $4M in 2015, $6M in 2016
    • Kansas City declined 2017 option 11/16
  • 1 year/$5.8M (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 12/2/14
  • 1 year/$2.6M (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.4295M (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4075M (2010)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/3/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 5/21/09
  • drafted by Atlanta 2006 (10-310) (Santa Ana JC, Calif.)
  • $85,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 7.137

Tom Milone lhp
1 year/$4.5M (2016)

  • 1 year/$4.5M (2016)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/14/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 5/7/16
    • contract selected by Minnesota 6/18/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 10/17/16 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$2.775M (2015)
    • re-signed by 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/14
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Oakland 7/31/14
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Washington 9/3/11
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Washington 12/22/11
  • drafted by Washington 2008 (10-301) (USC)
  • $65,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Magnus Sports (Praver/Shapiro)
  • ML service: 3.143 (through 2015)

Brandon Morrow rhp
1 year (2016)

  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/11/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.5M in majors)
    • contract selected by San Diego 8/13/16
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2015)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/17/14
    • performance bonuses: $1M each for 12, 16, 20, 24, 28 starts. $0.25M each for 40, 50, 60, 65 relief appearances
    • roster bonus: $0.5M for 168 days on active 25-man roster
  • 3 years/$21M (2012-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed extension with Toronto 1/24/12 (avoided arbitration, $4.2M-$3.9M)
    • 12:$4M, 13:$8M, 14:$8M, 15:$10M club option ($1M buyout)
    • Toronto declined 2015 option 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$2.3M (2011)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4098M (2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2009)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/1/09
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Seattle 12/23/09
  • 1 year (2008)
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 4/07
  • drafted by Seattle 2006 (1-5) (Cal)
  • $2.45M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 8.142

Jon Niese lhp
5 years/$25.5195M (2012-16), plus 2017-18 options

  • 5 years/$25.5195M (2012-16), plus 2017-18 club options
    • signed extension with NY Mets 4/4/12
    • $0.25M signing bonus
    • 12:$0.7695M, 13:$3M, 14:$5M, 15:$7M, 16:$9M, 17:$10M club option ($0.5M buyout), 18:$11M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from NY Mets 12/9/15
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Pittsburgh 8/1/16 with $3,549,180 remaining on contract (Mets paid Pirates an undisclosed amount of cash as part of the deal)
    • NY Mets declined 2017 option 11/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.452M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/11
  • 1 year/$0.402M (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 (7-209) (Defiance HS, Ohio)
  • $0.175M signing bonus
  • agent: O’Connell Sports
  • ML service: 7.107

Bud Norris rhp
1 year/$2.5M (2016)

  • 1 year/$2.5M (2016)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/25/15
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Atlanta 6/30/16 (Braves to pay $1M to Dodgers on 10/15/16 as part of the deal)
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 9/20/16, released 9/28/16
  • 1 year/$8.8M (2015)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/27/15 (avoided arbitration, $10.25M-$7.5M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 for 180 innings pitched. $50,000 for 200 innings pitched
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove
    • DFA by Baltimore 7/31/15, released 8/8/15
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 8/11/15 (Padres pay pro-rated share of minimum salary, with Orioles responsible for the balance of $8.8M 2015 salary)
  • 1 year/$5.3M (2014)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3M (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Houston 7/31/13
  • 1 year/$0.511M (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/16/12
  • 1 year/$0.4375M (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/16/11
  • 1 year/$0.401M (2010)
    • renewed by Houston 3/3/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Houston 7/29/09
  • drafted by Houston 2006 (6-189) (Cal Poly)
  • $0.14M signing bonus
  • agent: Joel Wolfe, Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 6.068 (through 2015)

Ivan Nova rhp
1 year/$4.1M (2016)

  • 1 year/$4.1M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/28/16 (avoided arbitration, $4.6M-$3.8M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 140, 160, 180, 200 innings
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from NY Yankees 8/1/16 with $1,389,071 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$3.3M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/14/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.3M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5756M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.5272M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year/$0.4329M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Yankees 3/12/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • selected by San Diego from NY Yankees in Rule 5 draft 12/11/08
    • signed by San Diego 2/27/09
    • returned by San Diego to NYY Yankees 3/29/09
  • signed by NY Yankees 7/04 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 6.024

Jake Peavy rhp
2 years/$24M (2015-16)

  • 2 years/$24M (2015-16)
    • re-signed by San Francisco as a free agent 12/19/14
    • $4M signing bonus
    • 15:$7M, 16:$13M
    • full no-trade protection
  • 2 years/$29M (2013-14) 
    • signed extension with Chicago White Sox 10/30/12
    • 13:$14.5M, 14:$14.5M
    • Peavy receives $15M player option for 2015 if he 1) has 400 IP in 2013-14, including 190 IP in 2014, and 2) is not on the disabled list at the end of the 2014 season
    • as part of the deal, White Sox agreed to pay $4M buyout in previous contract in four installments from 2016 to 2019
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/30/13 
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Boston 7/26/14, with Giants and Red Sox splitting remaining 2014 salary of about $5.15M 
  • 3 years/$52M (2010-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with San Diego 12/12/07
    • 10:$15M, 11:$16M, 12:$17M, 13:$22M club option ($4M buyout)
    • full no-trade clause for 2010, may block trades to 14 clubs in 2011 and 8 clubs in 2012
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for WS MVP. $0.1M each for MVP or Cy Young ($50,000 for 2nd, $25,000 for 3rd). $50,000 for All Star starter. $25,000 for All Star selection. $50,000 each LCS MVP, Gold Glove
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from San Diego 7/31/09
  • 4 years/$14.5M (2005-08), plus 2009 club option
    • signed extension with San Diego 2/05 (avoided arbitration)
    • 05:$0.75M, 06:$2.5M, 07:$4.75M, 08:$6M, 09:$8M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • full no-trade clause 2008-09
    • 2008 salary increases to $6.5M with 600 IP 2005-07
    • 2009 salary increases to $9M with 600 IP in 2006-08, with 200 IP in 2008
    • 2009 salary increases by $0.5M with each top 3 finish in Cy Young vote in 2006-08, with top salary of $11M
    • 2009 salary increases to $11M with Cy Young during 2005-07
    • $0.5M assignment bonus if traded
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for WS MVP. $0.1M each for MVP or Cy Young ($50,000 for 2nd, $25,000 for 3rd). $50,000 for All Star starter. $25,000 for All Star selection. $50,000 each for LCS MVP, Gold Glove or Rolaids award ($25,000 for 2nd in Rolaids rankings)
  • 1 year/$0.35M (2004)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/04
  • 1 year/$0.305M (2003)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/03
  • 1 year/$0.2M (2002)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 6/02
  • drafted by San Diego 1999 (15-472) (St. Paul’s Episcopal, Mobile, Ala.)
  • agent: Jeff Berry, CAA (previously represented by Barry Axelrod)
  • ML service: 14.101

Tyson Ross rhp
1 year/$9.625M (2016)

  • 1 year/$9.625M (2016)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by San Diego 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$5.25M (2015)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.98M (2014)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5005M (2013)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/9/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Oakland 11/16/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 4/3/10
  • drafted by Oakland 2008 (2-58) (Cal)
  • signed 6/08, $0.6948M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media
  • ML service: 5.126

Johan Santana lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/26/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 3/4/14
    • salary of $3M in majors
    • roster bonuses: $0.25M for 30 days on active 25-man roster. $0.35M for 60 days. $0.5M for 90 days. $1M for 100 days
    • performance bonuses: $0.25M for 5 games started. $0.35M for 10 GS. $0.5M for 15 GS. $0.75M for 20 GS. $0.15M each for 21, 22 GS. $0.2M each for 23, 24 GS. $0.4M for 25 GS
    • may opt out of contract if not on Major League roster 5/30/14
    • $0.1M payment if released before 3/25/14
    • contract selected by Baltimore 6/2/14
  • 6 years/$137.5M (2008-13), plus 2014 club option
    • acquired in trade from Minnesota 2/2/08 (Santana waived no-trade, agreed to new 6-year deal, replacing final year of previous contract)
    • 08:$19M, 09:$20M, 10:$21M, 11:$22.5M, 12:$24M, 13:$25.5M, 14:$25M club option ($5.5M buyout)
    • full no-trade clause
    • $5M deferred annually at 1.25% compound interest (payable June 30 seven years after season in which salary was earned), reducing present-day value of package to $123.1M
    • award bonuses: $0.5M-$1.5M for Cy Young (varies based on number won), $0.25M each for MVP or World Series MVP, $0.1M each for All Star selection, LCS MVP, post-season MVP, post-season All Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger
    • 2014 club option becomes player option if Santana:
      • wins Cy Young award from 2008-13 and finishes second or third in the Cy Young vote in one other season
      • ranks 2nd or 3rd in Cy Young vote in any 3 seasons, 2008-13
      • is on the active roster for the final 30 days of 2013 season, and 1) pitches 2015 innings in 2013, or 2) pitches 420 innings in 2012-13, or 3) pitches 630 innings in 2011-13
    • if 2014 option is Santana’s and he declines it, he receives no buyout
    • perks: hotel suite on road trips, 15-person suite for ’08 home games
    • Santana to donate $0.25M annually to Mets charity
    • NY Mets declined 2014 option 11/1/13
  • 4 years/$39.75M (2005-08)
    • signed extension with Minnesota 2/05 (avoided arbitration, $6.8M-$5M)
    • 05:$5.5M, 06:$9M, 07:$12M, 08:$13.25M
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for All Star, 2nd in MVP or 3rd in Cy Young vote. $50,000 each for Gold Glove, MVP, LCS MVP or 2nd in Cy Young vote. $0.1M each for WS MVP or Cy Young award
    • limited no-trade clause 2006-08 (may block deals to 3 clubs in 2005, 8 in 2006, 10 in 2007, 12 in 2008)
    • full no-trade protection for 2007-08 with top 3 in Cy Young vote in 2006 or 2007
  • 1 year/$1.6M (2004)
    • lost in arbitration to Minnesota 2/04 ($2.45M-$1.6M)
  • 1 year/$0.335M (2003)
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Florida 12/13/99
  • selected by Florida from Houston in Rule 5 draft 12/13/99
  • signed by Houston 7/2/95 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Peter Greenberg
  • ML service: 14.069 (through 2015)

Alfredo Simon rhp
1 year/$2M (2016)

  • 1 year/$2M (2016)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 3/17/16
    • may earn additional $1.5M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$5.55M (2015)
    • signed by Detroit 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Cincinnati 12/11/14
  • 1 year/$0.89M (2013)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/31/13 (avoided arbitration, $1.05M-$0.75M)
  • 1 year/$0.4875M (2012)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/10/12
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers from Baltimore 4/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 4/27/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • signed by Baltimore 9/5/08 (minor-league contract)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/09
  • returned to Texas 10/07
  • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Baltimore 12/06
  • selected by Baltimore from Texas in Rule 5 draft 12/06
  • signed by Philadelphia 7/2/99 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agents: MVP Sports
  • ML service: 7.142

Eric Stults lhp
1 year/$2M (2015)

  • 1 year/$2M (2015)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/30/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 4/5/15
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Atlanta 5/27/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Dodgers 5/30/15
    • refused assignment, elected free agency 10/16/15
  • 1 year/$2.75M (2014)
    • re-signed by San Diego 12/3/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by San Diego 11/3/14, sent outright to Triple-A 11/12/14 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$0.5076M (2013)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/9/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by White Sox as a free agent 12/1/11 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 5/7/12
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers 5/17/12 after being DFA by Chicago White Sox 5/15/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/29/10 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Colorad0 7/3/11
    • DFA by Colorado 7/25/11, sent outright to Triple-A 7/27/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/10
    • rights sold to Hiroshima 3/30/10
  • 1 year/$0.402M (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/6/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/23/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 9/06
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2002 (15-451) (Bethel College)
  • ML service: 4.075 (through 2014)

Ryan Vogelsong rhp
1 year/$2M (2016)

  • 1 year/$2M (2016)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/21/15
    • may earn additional $3.1M in performance bonuses:
      • $0.3M based on games started: $0.1M each for 10, 12, 14 GS
      • $2.8M based on point system (3 points per GS, 2 points per relief appearance of 2 innings or more, 2 points per game finished, and 1 point per relief appearance of less than 2 innings): $0.15M each for 48, 52 points. $0.2M each for 56, 60 points. $0.225M each for 64, 68 points. $0.25M each for 72, 76, 80, 84 points. $0.275M each for 88, 90 points
  • 1 year/$4M (2015)
    • re-signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/23/15
    • performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$5M (2014)
    • re-signed by San Francisco as a free agent 12/1/13
    • performance bonuses
  • 2 years (2012-13), plus 2014 club option
    • signed extension with San Francisco 1/12/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • 12:$3M, 13:$5M, 14:$6.5M club option ($0.3M buyout)
    • performance bonuses in 2012-13: $50,000 each for 180, 185, 190 IP. $75,000 for 195, 200 IP
    • San Francisco declined 2014 option 11/3/13
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/14/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 4/17/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 1/13/10 (minor-league deal)
    • signed by LA Angels 7/27/10 (minor-league contract)
  • 2009: Orix Buffaloes of Japan
  • 2007-08: Hanshin Tigers of Japan
  • 1 year/$0.555M (2006)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/06 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A after being DFA 6/06
    • $0.2M in performance bonuses: $25,000 for 10 GS. $30,000 each for 15, 20 GS. $40,000 for 25 GS. $25,000 each for 45, 55, 65 g
  • 1 year/$0.332M (2005)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 2/05
  • 1 year/$0.3115M (2004)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 2/04
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2003)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/03
  • 1 year/$0.2125M (2002)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/02
  • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from San Francisco 7/01
  • drafted by San Francisco 1998 (5-158) (Kutztown University)
  • agent: Dave Meier
  • ML service: 10.020

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 LA 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 LA Angels 2/28/09
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.435M (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/22/08
  • 1 year/$0.385M (2007)
    • renewed by LA Angels 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 5/06
  • drafted by Anaheim 2004 (1-12) (Long Beach State)
  • signed 5/05, $4M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 10.129

Joe Wieland rhp
1 year/$0.59M (2016)

  • 1 year/$0.59M (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 12/1/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from LA Dodgers 1/12/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Seattle 5/2/16
    • contract selected by Seattle 8/12/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Seattle 8/20/16
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Seattle 9/14/16
    • elected free agency 10/13/16
  • 1 year/$0.59M (2015)
    • re-signed by San Diego 12/6/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from San Diego 12/18/14
  • 1 year/$0.5016M (2014)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/14
  • 1 year/$0.4943M (2013)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/9/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 4/14/12
  • acquired by San Diego in trade from Texas 7/31/11
  • drafted by Texas 2008 (4-123) (Bishop Manogue HS, Reno)
  • $0.263M signing bonus
  • agent: Sosnick Cobbe & Karon
  • ML service: 3.027 (through 2015)

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 (2007)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.331M (2006)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Texas 6/05
  • drafted by Texas 2001 (5-141) (Loyola Marymount)
  • agent: Bob Garber RMG Baseball
  • ML service: 11.055

 

Starting Pitchers
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