Free Agent Position Players

The following players are unsigned and free to negotiate with any club. Service-time figures in years and days, through 2013, except as noted.

      
First basemen

Jordan Brown 1b
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/3/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Miami 5/20/13
    • DFA by Miami 9/3/13, sent outright to Triple-A 9/5/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 1/20/12 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Houston 3/31/12
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 5/1/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • DFA by Cleveland 1/6/11
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Cleveland (for cash) 5/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • drafted by Cleveland 2005 (4-124) (University of Arizona)
  • $0.255M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.079

Sean Burroughs 1b
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 4/10/13 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$0.525M (2012)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/21/11 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $0.525M in majors
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 4/4/12
    • DFA by Minnesota 5/1/12, sent outright to Triple-A 5/4/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 2011 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 5/18/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 6/20/11
    • contract purchased by Arizona 7/1/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 10/19/11
  • 1 year/$0.45M (2007)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/06 (minor-league contract)
    • $0.45M salary in majors
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 300, 350 PAs. $50,000 each for 400, 450 PAs
    • may opt out of contract to sign with foreign team if not on active roster 7/1/07
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2006), plus 2007 option
    • signed by Tampa Bay 12/05 (avoided arbitration)
    • 06:$1.5M, 07:$2.25M club option
    • DFA, sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 6/06
    • released by Tampa Bay 8/15/06
  • 1 year/$1.675M (2005)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/05 (avoided arbitration as Super 2)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 565, 575, 585, 595 PAs
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from San Diego 12/05
  • 1 year/$0.34M (2004)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/04
  • 1 year/$0.302M (2003)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/03
  • 1 year/$0.2M (2002)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 3/02
  • drafted by San Diego 1998 (1-9) (Wilson HS, Long Beach, Calif.)
  • $2.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 4.123 (through 2012)

Jeff Clement 1b
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 11/20/12 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh as free agent 12/20/11 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 8/24/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 8/31/12
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 9/3/12
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 10/25/12, sent outright to Triple-A 10/29/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh for 2011 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 11/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/27/09
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Seattle 7/29/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed 2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 9/4/07
  • drafted by Seattle 2005 (1-3) (USC)
  • signed 7/05, $3.4M signing bonus
  • agent: Casey Close, Brodie Van Wagenen
  • ML service: 1.148 (through 2012)

Mat Gamel 1b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/13/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Atlanta 2/18/14
  • 1 year/$0.491M (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/13
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from Milwaukee 10/3/13 
    • non-tendered by Chicago Cubs 12/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4065M (2010)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/24/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 9/1/08
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2005 (4-115) (Chipola JC, Fla.)
  • $0.226M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 3.059

Travis Hafner dh
1 year/$2M (2013)

  • 1 year/$2M (2013)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/1/13
    • $4M in performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 150, 155, 170, 185, 200, 215, 230, 245, 260, 275 plate appearances. $0.125M each for 290,305, 320, 335, 350, 365, 380, 395, 410, 425 PA. $0.175M each for 440, 455, 470, 485, 500, 515, 530, 545, 560, 575 PA.
  • 4 years/$57M (2009-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with Cleveland 7/11/07, re-working previous deal by adding $2.25M to 2007 & $3M to 2008 salary
    • 07:$6.3M, 08:$8.05M, 09:$11.5M, 10:$11.5M, 11:$13M, 12:$13M, 13:$13M club option ($2.75M buyout)
    • limited no-trade clause
    • Cleveland declined 2013 option 10/31/12
  • 3 years/$7M (2005-07), plus 2008 club option
    • signed extension with Cleveland 4/05, replacing 1 year/$377,400 deal signed 3/05
    • 05:$0.5M, 06:$2.5M, 07:$3.75M, 08:$4.75M club option
      ($0.25M buyout)
    • $3.15M in possible award bonuses
    • 2006: $0.75M in award bonuses, including:
      • $0.25M in 2006 if Hafner plays 135 games in the field in 2005
      • $0.2M annual raise (2006-08) for 5th-place finish in 2005 American League MVP vote (increasing 2006-08 salaries to: 06:$2.7M, 07:$3.95M, 08: $4.95M club option)
      • escalators also increased salaries to: 07:$4.1M, 08:$5.05M
    • 2007: $1.05M in award bonuses, including $0.3M in 2007 if Hafner plays 135 games in the field in 2006
    • 2008: $1.35M in award bonuses, including $0.35M added to 2008 option with 675 PAs in 2007
  • 1 year/$0.3163M (2004)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3 /04
  • 1 year/$0.3022M (2003
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/03
  • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Texas 12/02
  • drafted by Texas 1996 (31-923) (Cowley County CC, Kan.)
  • agents: Scott Parker, Brian Peters, Legacy Sports Group
  • ML service: 11.009

Casey Kotchman 1b
1 year/$0.7M (2013)

  • 1 year/$0.7M (2013)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 2/15/13 (minor-league contract) 
    • salary of $0.7M in majors
    • may request release 3/26/13 if he will not make ML roster
    • $0.1M retention bonus if he agrees to start season in minors
    • may opt out of contract 6/1/13 if not on Major League roster
    • contract purchased by Miami 3/31/13 
    • released by Miami 8/26/13 
  • 1 year/$3M (2012)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.75M (2011)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/28/11 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 4/8/11
  • 1 year/$3.5175M (2010)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Boston 1/7/10, with Mariners paying Red Sox $7.15M in deal)
    • signed by Seattle 2/3/10 (avoided arbitration, $3.9M-$3.135M)
    • refused outright assignment 11/4/10
  • 1 year/$2.885MM (2009)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/31/09 (avoided arbitration, $3.25M-$2.475M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each 575, 600, 625, 650 PAs
    • award bonuses
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Atlanta 7/31/09
  • 1 year/$1.45M (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/18/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 550, 600 PAs
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from LA Angels 7/29/08
  • 1 year/$0.3825M (2007)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/07
  • 1 year/$0.34M (2006)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/06
  • drafted by Anaheim 2001 (1-13) (Seminole HS, Seminole, Fla.)
  • $2.075M signing bonus
  • agent: Casey Close
  • ML service: 8.121

Matt LaPorta 1b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/6/14 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Baltimore 3/21/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/3/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 11/20/12
  • 1 year/$0.4314M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4027M (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 5/2/09
  • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Milwaukee 7/7/08 (Sabathia deal)
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2007 (1-7) (Florida)
  • signed 6/25/07, $2M signing bonus
  • agent: Scott Boras
  • ML service: 2.115

Ernesto Mejia 1b
1 year/$0.5M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/25/14
    • released by Atlanta 4/26/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 11/2/12 
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/10 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/09 (minor-league contract)
  • signed 2002 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.000

Brad Snyder 1b-of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/14/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 6/10/14 
    • DFA by Texas 6/24/14, sent outright to Triple-A 6/26/14 (elected FA)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 1/10/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 11/12/11 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Cubs as a free agent 12/15/10 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 5/29/11
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 6/10/11, sent outright to Triple-A 6/15/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 9/8/10
    • refused outright assignment by Cubs 11/10/10
  • 1 year/$0.4005M (2009)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 2/25.09
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cubs 3/27/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/1/08
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from Cleveland 9/22/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/05
  • drafted by Cleveland 2003 (1-18) (Ball State)
  • $1.525M signing bonus
  • agent: Michael Moye
  • ML service: 0.078

Chad Tracy 1b-3b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 2/1/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed extension with Washington 8/12
    • may earn additional $1M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.75M in majors
    • contract purchased by Washington 4/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed for 2011 by Hiroshima of Japan
  • 1 year/$0.9M (2010)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/27/10 (minor-league contract)
    • $0.9M salary in majors
    • performance bonuses worth up to $0.525M with 450 PAs
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 4/4/10
    • DFA by Cubs 6/25/10 (refused assignment)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 7/9/10 (minor-league contract)
    • opted out of deal with Yankees 7/10
    • signed by Florida as a free agent 8/5/10
  • 3 years/$13.25M (2007-09), plus 2010 option
    • signed extension with Arizona 5/06
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 07:$2.75M, 08:$3.75M, 09:$4.75M, 10:$7M club option ($1M buyout)
    • Arizona declined 2010 option 11/4/09
  • 1 year/$0.381M (2006)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.335M (2005)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/05
  • drafted by Arizona 2001 (7-218) (East Carolina)
  • $80,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Alan Nero
  • ML service: 8.116

Nick Weglarz 1b-of
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 11/29/12 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Tampa Bay 3/24/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/3/12
    • DFA by Cleveland 5/12/12, sent outright to Triple-A 5/18/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • drafted 2005 (3-94) (Lakeshore Catholic HS, Stevensville, Ontario)
  • signed 6/05, $0.435M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Ty Wigginton inf
2 years/$5M (2013-14)

  • 2 years/$5M (2013-14)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 12/14/12
    • 13:$2.5M, 14:$2.5M
    • released by St. Louis 7/9/13 
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 1/24/14 (minor-league contract) 
    • released by Miami 3/25/14
  • 2 years/$8M (2011-12), plus 2013 option)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/7/10
    • 11:$3.5M, 12:$4M, 13:$4M option ($0.5M buyout)
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Colorado 11/21/11 (Phillies and Rockies split 2012 salary)
    • Colorado receives additional $0.1M if 2013 option is exercised
    • Philadelphia declined 2013 option 10/29/12
  • 2 years/$6M (2009-10)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/5/09
    • 09:$2.5M, 10:$3.5M
    • award bonuses
  • 1 year/$4.35M (2008)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/18/08 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.7M (2007)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/07 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Tampa Bay 7/28/07
  • 1 year/$0.675M (2006)
    • signed as a free agent 1/06
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 80, 100, 120 games
  • 1 year/$0.342M (2005)
    • released 12/05
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2004)
    • re-signed 2/04
  • 1 year/$0.3025M (2003)
  • drafted by NY Mets 1998 (17-514) (UNC-Asheville)
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 10.098

Second Basemen

Matt Antonelli inf
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/27/12 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Cleveland 4/30/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 11/21/11
    • claimed off waivers by NY Yankees 5/17/12 after being DFA by Baltimore 5/13/12
    • DFA by NY Yankees 7/1/12, released 7/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/17/10 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/10
    • non-tendered by San Diego 12/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.401M (2009)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/27/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 9/1/08
  • drafted 2006 (1-17) (Wake Forest)
  • $1.575M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.013

Jamey Carroll inf
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/9/14 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Washington 3/25/14
  • 2 years/$6.5M (2012-13), plus 2014 option
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 11/16/11
    • 12:$2.75M, 13:$3.75M, 14: $2M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • 2014 option becomes player option (no buyout) with 401 or more plate appearances in 2013
    • performance bonuses based on plate appearances
    • award bonuses
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Minnesota 8/12/13 
    • declined outright assignment 10/11/13
  • 2 years/$3.85M (2010-11)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 12/18/09
    • $1M signing bonus ($0.3M at signing, $0.3M 1/11, $0.4M 12/11)
    • 10:$1.05M, 11:$1.8M
    • annual performance bonuses: $25,000 for 275 PAs. $50,000 each for 300, 350 PAs. $75,000 each for 400, 450 PAs. $0.125M for 500, 550 PAs
  • 2 years/$4M (2007-08), plus 2009 club option
    • signed extension with Colorado 1/07 (avoided arbitration)
    • 07:$1.7M, 08:$2.15M, 09:$2.5M club option ($0.15 buyout)
    • 2009 option increases to:
      • $2.75M with 1,100 PAs or 240 starts in 2007-08
      • $3M with 1,100 PAs or 260 starts in 2007-08
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove; $50,000 for Silver Slugger; $75,000 for LCS MVP; $0.1M for MVP, WS MVP
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Colorado 12/8/07
    • Cleveland exercised $2.5M 2009 club option 10/16/08
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2006)
    • Colorado paid Washington $0.3M for rights to Carroll
    • avoided arbitration 1/06 (deal not guaranteed)
  • 1 year (2005), re-signed 1/05
  • 1 year/$0.31M (2004) 2/04
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2003) 12/02
  • agent: Jonathan Maurer
  • ML service: 11.020

Brooks Conrad inf
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/8/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Diego 7/2/14
    • DFA by San Diego 8/19/14, released 8/21/14
  • 2013
    • to sign for 2013 with Hanshin of Japan
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/9/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 5/4/12
    • claimed by Tampa Bay off waivers 6/21/12 after being DFA by Milwaukee 6/19/12
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 8/7/12, sent outright to Triple-A 8/9/12
  • 1 year/$427,250 (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/11
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 12/12/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/3/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • $0.4M salary in majors
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 7/3/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 12/8/07 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 7/21/08
    • DFA by Oakland 8/12/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/06
    • re-signed by Houston 3/07
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Houston 9/4/07
  • drafted by Houston 2001 (8-238) (Arizona State)
  • ML service: 2.078 (through 2011)

Blake DeWittinf
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/6/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 4/7/13 
    • released by Atlanta 8/17/13
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 2/6/12
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 4/4/12
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 5/6/12, sent outright to Triple-A 5/16/12
  • 1 year/$0.46M (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2010)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/10
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from LA Dodgers 7/31/10 (Lilly deal) (Cubs paid Dodgers $2.5M as part of the trade)
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/6/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 3/31/08
  • drafted 2004 (1-28) (Sikeston HS, Mo.)
  • $1.2M signing bonus
  • agent: Jim Turner
  • ML service: 4.051

Brian Dinkelman 2b
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota as free agent 11/12/11 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 6/3/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 6/17/11
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 9/5/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 10/20/11
  • drafted by Minnesota 2006 (8-246) (McKendree College, Ill.)
  • $13,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Nick Brockmeyer, Platinum Sports
  • ML service: 0.038 (through 2012)

Luis Hernandez inf
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 10/26/12 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/30/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Texas 8/24/12
    • DFA by Texas 8/27/12, sent outright to Triple-A 8/29/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Mets for 2011
    • sent outright to Triple-A 3/30/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/4/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 8/27/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/26/08 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 5/3/09
    • DFA by Kansas City 7/7/09
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 9/6/09, DFA 1/9/10
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/1/08
    • DFA by Baltimore 6/2/08, sent outright to Triple-A 6/5/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/06
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers from Atlanta 10/06
  • signed 2000 by Atlanta as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 1.099

Brian Roberts 2b
1 year/$2M (2014)

  • 1 year/$2M (2014)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/13/14
    • performance bonuses: $0.175M each for 250, 300 plate appearances. $0.25M each for 350, 400 PAs. $0.3M each for 450, 500 PAs. $0.35M for 550 PAs. $0.4M each for 600, 650 PAs
    • DFA by NY Yankees 8/1/14, released 8/9/14
  • 4 years/$40M (2010-13)
    • signed extension with Baltimore 2/20/09
    • 10:$10M, 11:$10M, 12:$10M, 13:$10M
    • limited no-trade protection: Roberts may block deals to 8 clubs in 2010, 12 clubs in 2011
    • full no-trade protection in 2012
    • award bonuses
  • 2 years/$14.3M (2008-09)
    • signed extension with Baltimore 3/07
    • 08:$6.3M, 09:$8M
    • limited no-trade clause – may block deals to four clubs each season
    • award bonuses
  • 1 year/$4.2M (2007)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/07 (avoided arbitration, $4.6M-$3.8M)
    • award bonuses for MVP, WS MVP, LCS MVP, Gold Glove, All Star selection ($25,000) or Silver Slugger
  • 1 year/$3.075M (2006)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/06 (avoided arbitration, $3.6M-$2.4M)
    • performance bonus: $25,000 with 600 PAs
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2005)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/05
  • 1 year/$0.345M (2004)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/04
  • drafted 1999 (1s-50) (South Carolina)
  • agent: Mark Pieper
  • ML service: 11.131 

Henry Rodriguez inf
2014

  • 2014
    • DFA by Cincinnati 2/12/14, sent outright to Triple-A 2/19/14
    • released by Cincinnati 3/11/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/12
  • signed 2009 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.070

Drew Sutton 2b-of
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 11/2/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/22/11 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Atlanta 5/21/12
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Pittsburgh 5/21/12
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers 6/24/12 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 6/22/12
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 7/31/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 11/22/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Boston 5/20/11
    • DFA by Boston 9/5/11, sent outright to Triple-A 9/9/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/10
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers from Cincinnati 8/6/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 11/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/19/08
    • re-signed by Houston 2/20/09
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Houston 4/16/09
  • drafted by Houston 2004 (15-454) (Baylor)
  • ML service: 1.074 (through 2012)

Dan Uggla 2b
5 years/$62M (2011-15)

  • 5 years/$62M (2011-15)
    • signed extension with Atlanta 1/5/11
    • $1M signing bonus (paid in four $0.25M installments, 2016-19)
    • 11:$9M, 12:13M, 13:$13M, 14:$13M, 15:$13M
    • released by Atlanta 7/18/14 
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent (minor-league contract) 
    • contract selected by San Francisco 7/25/14
    • DFA by San Francisco 8/1/14, released 8/7/14
  • 1 year/$7.8M (2010)
    • re-signed by Florida 1/18/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Florida 11/16/10
  • 1 year/$5.35M (2009)
    • won arbitration with Florida 2/12/09 ($5.35M-$4.4M)
  • 1 year/$0.417M (2008)
    • renewed by Florida 3/2/08
  • 1 year/$0.392M (2007)
    • renewed by Florida 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed by Florida 2/06
  • selected by Florida from Arizona in Rule 5 draft 12/05
  • drafted 2001 (11-338)
  • agent: Terry Bross (previously Jeff Borris)
  • ML service: 8.000

 

Shortstops

Jason Bartlett inf
1 year/$1M (2014)

  • 1 year/$1M (2014)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/13/13 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $1M in majors, plus performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Minnesota 3/29/14 
    • released by Minnesota 4/21/14
  • 2 years/$11M (2011-12), plus 2013 option
    • signed extension with San Diego 1/10/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • 11:$4M, 12:$5.5M, 12:$5.5M club option ($1.5M buyout)
    • 2012 option may become guaranteed based on performance
    • released by San Diego 8/20/12
  • 1 year/$4M (2010)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Tampa Bay 12/17/10
  • 1 year/$1,981,250 (2009)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for Silver Slugger, Gold Glove, LCS MVP. $50,000 for All Star ($25,000 for selection). $50,000 for WS MVP. $0.1M for MVP ($50,000 for 2nd-4th, $25,000 for 5th-10th)
  • 1 year/$0.4166M (2008)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Minnesota 11/28/07
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2007)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/05
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from San Diego 7/02
  • drafted by San Diego 2001 (13-390) (Oklahoma)
  • agent: LSW Baseball
  • ML service: 7.053

Alberto Gonzalez inf
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/3/13 (minor-league deal)
    • released by San Diego 4/21/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as free agent 11/21/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 3/31/13
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 4/19/13
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Chicago Cubs 5/9/13 
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 5/12/13 
    • DFA by NY Yankees 5/18/13, sent outright to Triple-A 5/20/13 
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 6/21/13 
    • DFA by NY Yankees 7/20/13, sent outright to Triple-A 7/23/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/9/11 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.75M in majors
    • contract purchased by Texas 4/4/12
    • DFA by Texas 8/10/12, sent outright to Triple-A 8/12/12
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2011)
    • re-signed by Washington 12/2/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Washington 3/28/11
    • released by San Diego 11/17/11
  • 1 year/$0.4155M (2010)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/19/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by Yankees 3/4/08
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Yankees 7/31/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • acquired by Yankees in trade from Arizona 1/07
    • signed 2/07
  • signed 2002 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Scott Boras
  • ML service: 4.156

Alex L. Gonzalez ss
1 year/$1.1M (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/1/14 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.1M in majors
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Baltimore 3/24/14
    • contract selected by Detroit 3/25/14 
    • released by Detroit 4/20/14
  • 1 year/$1.45M (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 2/6/13
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 45, 60, 70, 90 games. $0.1M each for 45, 60, 70, 90 starts 
    • released by Milwaukee 6/3/13
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2012), plus 2013 vesting option
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/9/11
    • 2013 option guaranteed at $4M with 525 plate appearances in 2012
  • 1 year/$2.75M (2010), plus 2011 option
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/26/09
    • 2011 club option at $2.5M
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Toronto 7/14/10
    • Atlanta exercised 2011 option 11/2/10
  • 3 years/$14M (2007-09), plus 2010 option
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/06
    • 07:$3.5M, 08:$4.625M, 09:$5.375M, 10:$6M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • if club exercises 2010 option, Gonzalez may void and forfeit buyout
    • 2009 salary increases to $5.5M with Gold Glove in 2007 or 2008
    • award bonuses: $25,000 for All Star; $50,000 each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP; $0.1M for WS MVP
    • no-trade protection
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Cincinnati 8/14/09 (Reds to pay about $1.1M to Boston as part of deal) (Gonzalez due about $1,527,322 in remaining 2009 salary and $0.5M buyout for 2010)
    • Boston declined 2010 option 11/9/09
  • 1 year/$3M (2006)
    • signed as a free agent 1/06 (non-guaranteed contract)
  • 2 years/$6.2M (2004-05)
    • re-signed 12/03 (avoided arbitration)
    • 04:$2.8M, 05:$3.4M
  • 1 year/$1.7M (2003)
    • re-signed 12/02
  • agent: Eric Goldschmidt
  • ML service: 14.099

Nick Green inf
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami as a free agent 1/15/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Miami 4/18/13 
    • DFA by Miami 5/2/13, sent outright to Triple-A 5/5/13 
    • contract selected by Miami 5/7/13 
    • DFA by Miami 5/29/13, sent outright to Triple-A 5/30/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/13/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Miami 8/4/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Miami 10/17/12 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/28/11 (minor-league deal)
    • $0.6M salary in majors
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Baltimore 7/19/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 5/4/10
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 5/28/10
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 6/18/10
    • DFA by Toronto 7/17/10 (refused assignment)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 7/24/10 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$0.55M (2009)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/13/09 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Boston 4/5/09
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 11/6/09 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/17/07 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased 9/4/07
    • sent outright to Triple-A 10/24/07
  • 1 year/$0.3567M (2006)
  • 1 year/$0.325M (2005)
  • agent: Tom O’Connell
  • ML service: 4.170

Anderson Hernandez inf
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 11/12 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/21/11(minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston as a free agent 11/11/10 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/10/10
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers from NY Mets 3/17/10
    • DFA by Cleveland 4/5/10
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 6/8/10
    • claimed by Houston off waivers 7/21/10 after being DFA by Cleveland 7/18/10
    • DFA by Houston 8/3/10, set outright to Triple-A 8/6/10
    • contract purchased by Houston 8/20/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Houston 10/14/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/19/09
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Washington 8/6/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by Mets 3/4/08
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Mets 8/19/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased 9/05
  • signed 2001 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 2.102 (through 2012)

Cesar Izturis ss
1 year (2014)

  • 1year (2014)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 1/14/14 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Houston 3/24/14
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2013)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/14/13 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.8M in majors
    • if not on Major League roster by 6/1/13, may request release or be added to roster within 72 hours 
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 3/31/13
  • 1 year/$0.875M (2012)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/21/11 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 4/1/12
    • claimed by Washington off waivers from Milwaukee 8/6/12
    • DFA by Washington 8/17/12 (refused assignment 8/20/12)
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2011)
    • re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/10/10
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 350, 400, 450, 500 PAs. $0.2M each for 550, 600 PAs. $50,000 each for 80, 90 starts. $0.1M each for 100, 110, 120, 130, 140, 150 starts
  • 2 years/$5M (2009-10)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/16/08
    • 09:$2.4M, 10:$2.6M
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 400, 450 PAs and 100, 110 starts. $0.1M each for 500 PAs and 120, 130, 140 starts
    • award bonuses
  • 1 year/$2.85M (2008)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 11/30/07
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 400, 450 PAs; $0.15M each for 500, 550, 600 PAs
  • 3 years/$9.9M (2005-07), plus 2008 club option
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/05
    • $0.3M signing bonus
    • 05:$2.05M, 06:$3.1M, 07:$4.15M, 08:$5.45M club option ($0.3M buyout)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from LA Dodgers 7/06 (Cubs pay Dodgers $2M in deal)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/19/07
  • 1 year/$0.3585 (2004)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3 /04
  • 1 year/$0.335M (2003)
  • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Toronto 12/01
  • signed by Toronto as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agents: Peter Greenberg, Chris Leible
  • ML service: 12.042

Edwin Maysonet inf
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as free agent 10/31/12 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 5/6/12
    • DFA by Milwaukee 7/27/12, sent outright to Triple-A 7/30/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/20/10 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/2/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Houston 9/24/10 after being DFA 9/22/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/18/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Houston 9/1/08
  • drafted by Houston 2003 (19-569) (Delta State)
  • ML service: 0.166 (through 2012)

Luis Rodriguez ss
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/17/12 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Seattle as a free agent 11/23/11 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 11/24/10 (minor-league contract)
    • $0.6M salary in majors
    • contract purchased by Seattle 3/30/11
    • free agent 11/2/11 after refusing assignment by Seattle
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by White Sox as a free agent 12/2/09 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$0.675M (2009)
    • re-signed by San Diego 12/24/08
    • sent outright to Triple-A by San Diego 10/12/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/08
  • 1 year/$0.392M (2007)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/07
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers from Minnesota 10/4/07
  • 1 year/$0.332M (2006)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/06
    • non-tendered by Minnesota 12/06
  • signed by Minnesota 1997 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 5.001 (through 2012)

Wilson Valdez inf
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by San Francisco as free agent 12/10/12 (minor-league deal)
    • released by San Francisco 3/22/13 
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 3/23/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Miami 5/19/13
  • 1 year/$0.93M (2012)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, All-Star
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Philadelphia 1/25/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 11/12 (refused assignment 11/7/12)
  • 1 year/$0.56M (2011)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/25/09 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 4/14/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 5/21/10 after DFA 5/17/10
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 5/22/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Cleveland 5/26/09
    • DFA by Mets 6/22/09, sent outright to Triple-A 6/25/09
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 8/18/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract sold to Kia Tigers of Korea 1/08
  • 1 year/$0.381M (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
    • DFA 5/15/07
    • contract purchased 9/4/07
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
    • re-signed 2/05
  • ML service: 4.096

 

Third Basemen 

Brian Barden 3b
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/3/13 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Texas for 2011 (minor-league contract)
    • signed by Hiroshima Toyo Carp of Japan 7/18/11
  • 1 year/$0.415M (2010)
    • re-signed by Florida 12/14/09 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Florida 4/3/10
    • DFA by Florida 7/3/10, sent outright to AAA 7/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/28/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/4/08
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 9/1/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 11/06
    • claimed by St. Louis off waivers 8/13/07 after being DFA by Arizona 8/3/07
  • drafted by Arizona 2002 (6-189) (Oregon State)
  • ML service: 1.073 (through 2012)

Josh Fields 3b
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/16/12 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/4/12 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/18/10 (minor-league deal)
    • $0.75M salary in majors
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 350, 380 PAs; $50,000 each for 410, 440, 470, 500 PAs
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Pittsburgh 3/28/11
    • released by Colorado, signed by Yomiuri Giants of Japan 6/28/11
  • 1 year/$0.422M (2010)
    • signed by Kansas City 2/25/10
    • non-tendered by Kansas City 12/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2009)
    • re-signed by White Sox 2/24/09
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Chicago White Sox 11/6/09 (Teahen deal) (Royals paid White Sox $1M as part of deal)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • renewed by White Sox 3/2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 9/06
  • drafted by White Sox 2004 (1-18) (Oklahoma State)
  • $1.55M signing bonus
  • agents: Jeff Berry, Casey Close
  • ML service: 2.159 (through 2012)

Chone Figgins inf
1 year/$0.9M (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/24/14 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $0.9M in majors, $0.12M in minors
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 200, 275 PAs. $50,000 each for 300, 325, 350, 375 PAs. $75,000 each 400, 425, 450 PA
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 3/17/14
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 8/6/14, released 8/13/14
  • 4 years/$36M (2010-13), plus 2014 option
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/8/09
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 10:$8M, 11:$9M, 12:$9M, 13:$8M, 14:$9M vesting option
    • option guaranteed with 600 plate appearances in 2013
    • DFA by Seattle 11/20/12, released 11/28/12
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 2/18/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Miami 3/20/13
  • 1 year/$5.775M (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/14/09 (avoided arbitration) 
    • award bonuses
  • 3 years/$10.5M (2006-08)
    • signed extension with LA Angels 1/06 (avoided arbitration)
    • 06:$2.25M, 07:$3.5M, 08:$4.75M
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2005)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/05
  • 1 year/$0.32M (2004)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/04
  • 1 year (2003)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/03
  • 1 year (2002)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 8/22/02
  • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Colorado 7/13/01
  • drafted by Colorado 1997 (4-132) (Brandon HS, Fla.)
  • agent: Tommy Tanzer
  • ML service: 9.145

Brandon Inge 3b
1 year/$1.25M (2013)

  • 1 year/$1.25M (2013)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 2/12/13 (minor-league deal)
    • may request release 3/26/13 if he will not make ML roster
    • $0.1M retention bonus if he agrees to start season in minors
    • may opt out of contract 6/1/13 if not on Major League roster
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 3/27/13 
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 7/23/13, released 7/30/13 
  • 2 years/$11.5M (2011-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with Detroit 10/21/10
    • 11:$5.5M, 12:$5.5M, 13:$6M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • DFA by Detroit 7/20/11, sent outright to Triple-A 7/26/11
    • contract purchased by Detroit 8/20/11
    • released by Detroit 4/26/12
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 4/30/12 (A’s pay pro-rated portion of Major League minimum, or about $414,066, with Tigers responsible for balance of 2012 salary)
  • 4 years/$24M (2007-10)
    • signed extension with Detroit 12/06 (avoided arbitration)
    • 07:$4.9M, 08:$6.2M, 09:$6.3M, 10:$6.6M
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for MVP ($0.1M for placing 2nd, $50,000 for 3rd-5th). $0.1M for WS MVP. $75,000 for LCS MVP. $50,000 for All Star ($25,000 selection). $25,000 each Gold Glove, Silver Slugger
  • 1 year/$3M (2006)
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/06 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.35M (2005)
    • re-signed by Detroit 12/04 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.34M (2004)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/04
  • 1 year/$0.315M (2003)
    • re-signed by Detroit 2/03
  • agent: Levinsons, ACES
  • ML service: 12.045

Jeff Keppinger 3b-2b
3 years/$12M (2013-15)

  • 3 years/$12M (2013-15)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/5/12
    • 13:$3.5M, 14:$4M, 15:$4.5M
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 5/14/14, released 5/21/14
  • 1 year/$1.525M (2012)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/27/12
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 for 250 plate appearances. $75,000 each for 300, 350, 400 PA. $0.1M for 450 PA
    • placed on restricted list by Tampa Bay 5/9/12
  • 1 year/$2.3M (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Houston 7/19/11
    • non-tendered by San Francisco 12/12/11
  • 1 year/$1.15M (2010)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/15/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4275M (2009)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/24/09
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Cincinnati 3/31/09
  • 1 year/$0.4025M (2008)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/25/08
  • 1 year/$0.3825M (2007)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade 1/07 after being DFA by KC 12/06
    • signed by Cincinnati 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/06
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from NY Mets 7/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/05
  • 1 year (2004)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/04
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Pittsburgh 7/04
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2001 (4-114) (Georgia)
  • agent: Career Sports & Entertainment
  • ML service: 7.052

Andy LaRoche 3b
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/30/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Toronto 6/7/13 
    • DFA by Toronto 6/11/13, sent outright to Triple-A 6/13/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/21/11 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Cleveland 6/26/12
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 6/28/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2011)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 1/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 3/30/11
    • DFA by Oakland 6/5/11, sent outright to Triple-A 6/8/11
  • 1 year/$0.451M (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 11/19/10
  • 1 year/$0.4135M (2009)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11/09
  • 1 year/$0.3925M (2008)
    • re-signed 2/28/08
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from LA Dodgers 7/31/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased 11/05
    • re-signed 2/06
  • drafted 2003 (39-1,171) (Grayson County CC, Texas)
  • $1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.103

Zach Lutz 3b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14 
    • released by NY Mets 6/12/14
  • 1 year/$490,040 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 11/19/10
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/11
  • drafted by NY Mets 2007 (5-183) (Alvernia University)
  • ML service: 0.078

Joe Mather inf-of
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 1/22/13 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Philadelphia 3/9/13 
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 5/6/13 (minor-league contract) 
    • released by Cincinnati 6/26/13
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2012)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/4/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 4/4/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 10/26/12 (refused assignment 10/30/12)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers from St. Louis 11/3/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 3/27/11
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 4/28/11
    • DFA by Atlanta 6/19/11 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 7/4/11 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/4/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/28/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/4/08
  • drafted by St. Louis 2001 (3-104) (Mountain Pointe HS, Ariz.)
  • $0.375M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.054

Placido Polanco 3b
1 year/$2.75M (2013)

  • 1 year/$2.75M (2013)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/20/12
    • performance bonuses: $0.125M each for 100, 125 games
  • 3 years/$18M (2010-12), plus 2013 mutual option
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/3/09
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 10:$5M, 11:$5.25M, 12:$6.25M, 13:$5.5M option ($1M buyout)
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for Gold Glove
    • Philadelphia declined 2013 option 10/29/12
  • 4 years/$18.4M (2006-09)
    • signed extension with Detroit 8/05
    • 06-09: $4.6M annually
    • award bonus: $25,000 All Star selection
  • 1 year/$4.6M (2005)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/04
    • $0.5M in performance bonuses
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Philadelphia 6/05
  • 1 year/$3.95M (2004)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/04 (avoided arbitration, $4.5M-$3.4M)
  • 1 year/$2.875M (2003)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia (avoided arbitration, $3.25M-$2.5M)
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2002)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/02 (avoided arbitration, $2.1M-$1.5M)
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from St. Louis 7/02
  • 1 year/$0.32M (2001)
  • 1 year/$0.22M (2000)
  • 1 year/$0.17M (1998)
  • drafted 1994 (19-530) (Miami Dade College)
  • agent: Levinson brothers, ACES
  • ML service: 15.064

Cody Ransom inf
1 year/$0.55M (2013)

  • 1 year/$0.55M (2013)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/21/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 3/31/13 
    • claimed off waivers by Chicago Cubs 4/16/13 after being DFA by San Diego 4/12/13 
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 9/8/13, released 9/16/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Arizona 12/15/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 4/18/12
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers 5/24/12 after being DFA by Arizona 5/21/12
    • claimed by Arizona off waivers from Milwaukee 8/31/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 10/25/12 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/24/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 7/21/11
    • DFA by Arizona 8/24/11, sent outright to Triple-A 8/27/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/11/09 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 7/3/10
    • DFA by Philadelphia 8/5/10, sent outright to Triple-A 8/9/10
  • 1 year/$0.4551M (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/3/09
    • DFA by NY Yankees 8/5/09, sent outright to Triple-A 8/7/09
  • 1 year/$0.45M (2008)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/08 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 8/15/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Houston 9/4/07
    • DFA by Houston 10/15/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/06 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Seattle 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/05 (minor-league deal)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago Cubs 3/05
    • released by Texas 5/05
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 5/05 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$0.303M (2004)
    • signed by San Francisco 2/04
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 6/04
    • non-tendered by San Francisco 12/04
  • drafted by San Francisco 1998 (9-278) (Grand Canyon University)
  • ML service: 5.006

Gil Velazquez inf
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/12/12 (minor-league deal)
    • released by NY Yankees 5/11/13
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 5/18/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Miami 8/19/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Miami 10/4/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/30/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Miami 8/16/12
    • DFA by Miami 8/19/12, sent outright to Triple-A 8/21/12
    • contract purchased by Miami 9/14/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Miami 10/17/12 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 2011 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 9/6/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Boston 11/09 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Boston 4/13/09
    • DFA by Boston 8/5/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Boston 9/25/08
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 10/23/08
  • drafted by NY Mets 1998 (14-424) (Paramount HS, Calif.)
  • ML service: 0.097

Brandon Wood 3b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/26/13 (minor-league deal)
    • released by San Diego 3/21/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/14/12 (minor-league deal)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Kansas City 5/9/13
  • 1 year/$0.58M (2012)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/17/11 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/11
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers 4/22/11 after being DFA by LA Angels 4/20/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 10/31/11
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2010)
    • re-signed by Angels 3/4/10
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • re-signed by Angels 3/5/09
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by Angels 2/22/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Angels 4/07
  • drafted 2003 (1-23) (Horizon HS, Scottsdale)
  • $1.3M signing bonus
  • agent: Gaylord Sports
  • ML service: 3.015

  

Outfielders 

Jason Bay of
1 year/$1M (2013)

  • 1 year/$1M (2013)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/5/12 ($0.5M guaranteed)
    • if he makes Opening Day roster, Bay earns $1M salary and may earn additional $2M in performance bonuses
    • DFA by Seattle 7/29/13, released 8/6/13
  • 4 years/$66M (2010-13), plus 2014 option
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/5/10
    • $8.5M signing bonus
    • 10:$6.5M, 11:$16M, 12:$16M, 13:$16M, 14:$17M club option ($3M buyout)
    • 2014 option guaranteed with 600 PAs in 2013 or 500 PAs in both 2012, 2013
    • full no-trade clause
    • Bay agreed to defer portion of remaining $21M in exchange for release by NY Mets 11/7/12
  • 4 years/$18.25M (2006-09)
    • signed extension with Pittsburgh 11/05
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 06:$0.75M, 07:$3.25M, 08:$5.75M, 09:$7.5M
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star selection
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Pittsburgh 7/31/08, with Boston paying remainder of Manny Ramirez’ 2008 salary (about $7M)
  • 1 year/$0.355M (2005)
    • renewed by Pittsburgh 3/05
  • 1 year/$0.305M (2004)
  • drafted 2000 (22-645)
  • agent: CAA Sports (Joe Urbon)
  • ML service: 10.036

Trevor Crowe of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 1/9/14 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Detroit 7/20/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 11/20/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Houston 5/6/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Houston 10/17/13 (refused assignment 10/22/13)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cleveland 7/16/12
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 7/17/12 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$0.4357M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 11/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/09
  • drafted by Cleveland 2005 (1-14) (Arizona)
  • signed 6/05, $1.695M signing bonus
  • agent: Terry Bross
  • ML service: 3.045

Jack Cust of-dh
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/5/14 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Baltimore 3/21/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 2/17/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Tampa Bay 3/23/13
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2012), plus 2013 club option
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 1/18/12 (non-guaranteed deal)
    • 12:$0.6M, 13:$1M club option
    • released by Houston 3/27/12 (due 45 days’ salary, about $148,000)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 3/30/12 (minor-league deal)
    • released by NY Yankees 8/1/12
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 8/5/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2011)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/10/10
    • performance bonuses
    • DFA by Seattle 7/29/11, released 8/4/11
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 8/12/11 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$2.65M (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland as a free agent 1/7/10
    • $0.35M in performance bonuses based on PAs
    • DFA by Oakland 4/3/10, sent outright to Triple-A 4/10/10
    • contract purchased by Oakland 5/15/10
    • non-tendered by Oakland 12/2/10
  • 1 year/$2.8M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/14/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove LCS MVP. $0.1M each for Silver Slugger, WS MVP. $0.1M for MVP ($75,000 for 2nd in vote, $50,000 for 3rd)
    • non-tendered by Oakland 12/12/09
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2008)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/28/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/07
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from San Diego 5/3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/05 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 9/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 12/04 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.305M (2004)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 4/04
  • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Colorado 3/03
  • acquired by Colorado in trade from Arizona 1/02
  • drafted by Arizona 1997 (1-30) (Immaculata HS, Somerville, N.J.)
  • agent: Gregg Clifton
  • ML service: 5.103

Chris Dickerson of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/6/14 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Pittsburgh 7/7/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 9/9/14, released 9/17/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • DFA by NY Yankees 1/4/13, released 1/14/13
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/29/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 4/10/13
    • DFA by Baltimore 7/19/13, sent outright to Triple-A 7/28/13
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/6/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 10/31/13 
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees
    • sent outright to Triple-A 2/26/12
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 9/1/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/11
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Milwaukee 3/25/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/10
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Cincinnati 8/9/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/24/09
  • 1 year (2008)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/06
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/07
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2003 (16-471) (Nevada)
  • agent: Icon Sports
  • ML service: 3.133

Shelley Duncan 1b-of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 1/24/14 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Arizona 3/28/14
  • 1 year/$0.55M (2013)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/22/13 (minor-league deal)
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 4/30/13, sent outright to Triple-A 5/3/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/12
    • DFA by Cleveland 8/29/12, sent outright to Triple-A 8/31/12
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/4/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 5/19/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • DFA by NY Yankees 1/6/09
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 2/09
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 7/31/09
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Yankees 11/20/09
  • 1 year/$0.3983M (2008)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/4/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 7/20/10
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2001 (2-62) (Arizona)
  • $0.655M signing bonus
  • agent: Barry Meister
  • ML service: 3.110

Lew Ford of
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 11/9/12 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Baltimore 8/26/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 5/18/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 7/29/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 11/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by independent league Long Island Ducks
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed to play in Mexico
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Cincinnati 3/09 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cincinnati
  • 1 year (2008)
    • signed by Hanshin of Japan’s Central League 1/08
  • 1 year/$0.985M (2007)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/07 (avoided arbitration, $1.3M-$0.8M)
    • performance bonuses: $15,000 for 300 PAs; $25,000 each for 400, 450 PAs
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 10/07 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2006)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.385M (2005)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/05
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Boston 9/00
  • drafted by Boston 1999 (12-379) (Port Neches-Groves HS, Texas)
  • ML service: 4.171

Ben Francisco of
1 year/$1.1M (2013)

  • 1 year/$1.1M (2013)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/21/13 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Cleveland 3/11/13
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 3/11/13 (minor-league deal) 
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 3/29/13 
    • DFA by NY Yankees 5/26/13, released 6/3/13
  • 1 year/$1.5375M (2012)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Toronto 7/20/12
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Houston 8/31/12
    • non-tendered by Tampa Bay 11/30/12
  • 1 year/$1.175M (2011)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/15/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Philadelphia 12/12/11
  • 1 year/$0.47M (2010)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4214M (2009)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/09 ($204,000 in minors)
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Cleveland 7/29/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/28/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/28/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 7/06
  • drafted by Cleveland 2002 (5-154) (UCLA)
  • ML service: 5.114

Greg Golson of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/13/14 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Milwaukee 3/25/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 1/29/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Colorado 7/18/13
    • signed by Atlanta 7/26/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/13/11 (minor-league deal)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Kansas City 3/25/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Texas 1/26/10
    • re-signed by Yankees 3/12/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Philadelphia 11/20/08
    • signed by Texas 2/20/09
    • award bonus: $10,000 for Gold Glove
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 8/31/08
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2004 (1-21) (Connally HS, Austin)
  • $1.475M signing bonus
  • agent: Hendricks Sports
  • ML service: 0.104

Freddy Guzman of
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 8/30/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 9/17/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 10/30/13
  • 2012
    • signed by Carmen of Mexican League
  • 2011
    • signed by Monclava and Minatitlan of Mexican League
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed as a free agent by Seattle 12/21/08 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Seattle 5/4/09
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 5/17/09 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Boston 7/28/09
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 8/2/09 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Baltimore 8/31/09
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 9/14/09
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Yankees 11/10/09 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • signed by Detroit 2/20/08
    • sent outright to Double-A by Detroit 3/27/08
  • 1 year/$0.382M (2007)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/07 (split contract, $160,398 in minors)
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Texas 12/5/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/06
    • acquired by Texas in trade from San Diego 5/06
  • 1 year/$0.317M (2005)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/05 (split contract)
  • 1 year (2004)
    • contract purchased by San Diego
  • signed by San Diego 2000 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 1.136

Bill Hall 2b-lf
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/30/13 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $0.5M in majors 
    • may request release 3/26/13 if he will not make ML roster
    • $0.1M retention bonus if he agrees to start season in minors
    • may opt out of contract 6/1/13 if not on Major League roster
    • released by LA Angels 3/22/13 
    • re-signed by LA Angels as a free agent 4/6/13 (minor-league deal) 
    • released by LA Angels 5/19/13 
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/7/12 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $0.6M in majors
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 100, 150, 200, 250 plate appearances. $0.1M each for 300, 350, 400, 450 PAs.
    • elected free agency 4/12
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 4/25/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 5/12/12
    • DFA by Baltimore 5/25/12, sent outright to Triple-A 5/26/12
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 6/1/12
    • DFA by Baltimore 6/2/12, sent outright to Triple-A 6/4/12
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 9/26/12
  • 1 year/$3M (2011), plus 2012 mutual option
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 12/20/10
    • 11:$3M, 12:$4M mutual option ($0.25M buyout)
    • released by Houston 6/4/11
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 6/11/11 (Giants pay pro-rated portion of Major League minimum)
    • DFA by San Francisco 7/28/11, sent outright to Triple-A 8/2/11
  • 4 years/$24M (2007-10), plus 2011 club option
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 2/07 (avoided arbitration, $4.125M-$3M)
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 07:$3M, 08:$4.8M, 09:$6.8M, 10:$8.4M, 11:$9.25M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade 8/19/09 after being DFA by Milwaukee 8/12/09 (Brewers to pay 2009 salary and as much as $7.15M of 2010 salary)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Seattle 1/7/10, with Mariners paying Red Sox $7.15M originally committed by Milwaukee as part of the deal
    • Boston declined 2010 option
  • 1 year/$0.418M (2006)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.344M (2005)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/05
  • 1 year/$0.31M (2004)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/04
  • drafted by Milwaukee 1998 (6-176) (Nettleton HS, Miss.)
  • agent: Terry Bross
  • ML service: 8.072 (through 2012)

Brad Hawpe rf
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/17/13 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Pittsburgh 3/23/13 
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 4/11/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 6/8/13 
    • DFA by LA Angels 7/29/13, released 8/4/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/20/12 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Texas 3/29/12
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 4/6/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$3M (2011), plus 2012 option
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/26/10
    • 11:$2M, 12:$6M mutual option ($1M buyout)
    • San Diego declined 2012 option 10/31/11
  • 3 years/$17.425M (2008-10), plus 2011 club option
    • signed extension with Colorado 3/4/08
    • 08:$3.925M, 09:$5.5M, 10:$7.5M, 11:$10M option ($0.5M buyout)
    • replaced 1 year/$3.925M deal for 2008 signed 2/14/08 (avoided arbitration, $4.35M-$3.575M). The original deal also included performance bonuses ($50,000 each for 600, 675 PAs)
    • if traded, Hawpe may void 2011 option
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star
    • 2009 All-Star selection increased 2011 option to $10.15M
    • DFA by Colorado 8/19/10
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 8/27/10 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 9/1/10
  • 1 year/$0.403M (2007)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.317M (2005)
    • re-signed by Colorado 2/05 (split contract, $103,408 in minors)
  • drafted by Colorado 2000 (11-317) (LSU)
  • agent: Dan Horwits
  • ML service: 7.116

Jerad Head of
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/26/13 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 11/21/11 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 8/28/11
    • DFA by Cleveland 9/7/11, sent outright to Triple-A 9/9/11
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 9/25/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 10/18/11
  • signed by Cleveland 2006 as an amateur free agent (Washburn University)
  • ML service: 0.017 (through 2012)

Austin Kearns rf
1 year/$0.7M (2013)

  • 1 year/$0.7M (2013)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 1/13/13 (minor-league contract) 
    • salary of $0.7M in majors
    • may request release 3/26/13 if he will not make ML roster
    • $0.1M retention bonus if he agrees to start season in minors
    • may opt out of contract 6/1/13 if not on Major League roster
    • contract purchased by Miami 3/31/13 
    • placed on restricted list 5/12/13 (previously on bereavement list) 
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 1/25/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Miami 4/1/12
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2011)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/6/11
    • DFA by Cleveland 8/12/11, released 8/17/11
  • 1 year/$0.75M (2010)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/5/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 4/5/10
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Cleveland 7/30/10
  • 3 year/$17.5M (2007-09), plus 2010 club option
    • signed extension with Washington 1/07 (avoided arbitration)
    • 07:$3.5M, 08:$5M, 09:$8M, 10:$10M club option ($1M buyout)
  • 1 year/$1.85M (2006)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/06 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.93M (2005)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/05 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2004)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/04
  • 1 year/$0.305M (2003)
  • drafted by Cincinnati 1998 (1-7)
  • $1.95M signing bonus
  • agent: Hendricks Sports
  • ML service: 10.156

Mark Kotsay 1b-rf
1 year/$1.25M (2013)

  • 1 year/$1.25M (2013)
    • signed extension with San Diego 8/12/12
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2012)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 11/16/11
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2011)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 2/3/11
    • $0.35M in performance bonuses
    • $0.1M in roster bonuses
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2010)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 11/5/09
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2009)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/12/09
    • performance bonuses: $0.2M each for 300, 350, 400, 450, 500 PAs
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade 7/28/09 after DFA by Boston 7/24/09 (Boston pays undisclosed portion of remaining 2009 salary)
  • 2 years/$15M (2007-08)
    • signed extension with Oakland 7/05
    • 07:$7M, 08:$8M
    • extension also guaranteed $7.05M 2006 salary
    • Kotsay also received full no-trade clause 2005-06 and limited no-trade clause 2007-08 (may block deals to 8 clubs)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Oakland 1/4/08 (A’s pay more than $5M of 2008 salary)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Atlanta 8/27/08
  • 3 years/$16M (2004-06)
    • signed extension 7/02
    • 04:$5.5M, 05:$5.5M, 06:$5.5M
    • 2005 and 2006 are player options
    • bonuses increased salaries to $7.025M in 2005 and $7.05M in 2006
    • limited no-trade clause (may block deals to 8 clubs)
    • salaries increased by $1M if traded
  • 2 years/7.5M (2002-03)
    • 02:$3.05M, 03:$4.45M
  • agent: Greg Genske
  • ML service: 16.018

Jason Kubel of
1 year/$2M (2014)

  • 1 year/$2M (2014)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/13/13 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $2M in majors
    • roster bonuses: $0.15M each for 30, 60 days on active roster. $0.2M for 90 days on active roster
    • performance bonuses: $0.15M each for 300, 350 plate appearances. $0.2M for 400 PAs 
    • contract selected by Minnesota 3/29/14 
    • DFA by Minnesota 6/8/14, released 6/15/14
  • 2 years/$16M (2012-13), plus 2014 mutual option
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/19/11
    • 12:$7.5M, 13:$7.5M, 14:$7.5M option ($1M buyout)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade 8/30/13 after being DFA by Arizona 8/27/13 
    • Cleveland declined 2014 option 10/31/13
  • 2 years/$7.2M (2009-10), plus 2011 club option
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/29/09 (avoided arbitration, $3.4M-$2.4M)
    • 09:$2.75M, 10:$4.1M, 11:$5.25M club option ($0.35M buyout)
    • 2010 performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 550, 600, 650 PAs
    • Minnesota exercised 2011 option 10/29/10
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2008)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/17/08 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.3875M (2007)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/06
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/05
  • drafted by Minnesota 2000 (12-342) (Highland HS, Palmdale, Calif.)
  • ML service: 9.009

Ryan LaMarre cf
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
    • DFA by Cincinnati 8/12/14, released 8/13/14
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2010 (2-62) (Michigan)
  • $0.5877M signing bonus 
  • ML service: 0.000

Ryan Langerhans of
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/18/12 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Toronto 6/22/13 
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 8/22/13 (minor-league deal) 
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/26/13 
    • elected free agency 10/4/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/23/11 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 5/14/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 6/23/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/14/10 (minor-league contract)
    • $0.525M salary in majors
    • contract purchased by Seattle 3/30/11
    • DFA by Seattle 5/9/11
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Seattle 7/29/11
  • 1 year/$0.525M (2010)
    • re-signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/18/09
    • split contract paying $90,000 in minors
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Seattle 4/12/10 after being DFA 4/8/10
    • contract purchased by Seattle 5/2/10
    • refused outright assignment by Seattle 11/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2009)
    • split contract paying $15,000/month in minors
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Washington 6/28/09
    • contract purchased by Seattle 6/30/09
    • non-tendered by Seattle 12/12/09
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2008)
    • re-signed 12/6/07 (avoided arbitration) ($0.3M in minors)
    • contract purchased 5/23/08, DFA 6/20/08
    • contract purchased 7/11/08, sent outright to Triple-A 10/15/08
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2007)
    • re-signed 2/07
    • acquired in trade from Atlanta 4/07
    • acquired in trade from Oakland 5/2/07
    • DFA 8/19/07, sent outright to Triple-A 8/22/07
    • contract purchased 9/4/07
  • 1 year/$0.345M (2006)
    • re-signed 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
    • re-signed 2/05
  • agent: Alan Nero
  • ML service: 5.140

Fernando Martinez of
1 year/$0.493M (2013)

  • 1 year/$0.493M (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
    • DFA by Houston 5/6/13, sent outright to Triple-A 5/11/13 
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Houston 6/18/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • claimed by Houston off waivers from NY Mets 1/11/12
    • signed by Houston 2/24/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/10/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 5/26/09
  • signed by NY Mets 7/05 a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $1.4M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.073 (through 2012)

Jason Michaels of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 3/4/13 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/16/11 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Washington 3/28/12
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2010), plus 2011 option
    • re-signed by Houston as a free agent 12/14/09
    • 10:$0.8M, 11:$0.9M club option
    • Houston exercised 2011 option 10/4/10
  • 1 year/$0.75M (2009)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 12/15/08
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 for 200 PAs. $50,000 for 225 PAs. $75,000 for 250 PAs. $0.125M each for 275, 300, 325, 375 PAs. $0.1M for 400 PAs
  • 2 years/$4.25M (2007-08), plus 2009 club option
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/07 (avoided arbitration)
    • $0.1M signing bonus
    • 07:$2M, 08:$2.15M, 09:$2.6M club option (no buyout)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 350 & 400 PAs, $0.1M for 450 & 500 PAs, $0.15M for 550 & 600 PAs
    • DFA by Cleveland 5/6/08
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Cleveland 5/8/08 ($1,680,055 remaining, with Pittsburgh responsible for $468,852)
    • Pittsburgh declined 2009 option 10/31/08
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2006)
    • re-signed 1/06 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.825M (2005)
    • re-signed 2/05 (avoided arbitration, $0.925M-$0.65M)
  • 1 year/$0.335M (2004)
  • 1 year/$0.305M (2003)
  • ML service: 10.016 (through 2011)

Nyjer Morgan of
1 year/$0.875M (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/14/14 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $0.875M in majors
    • performance bonuses 
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 3/30/14
    • released by Cleveland 8/5/14
  • 1 year/$1.6M (2013)
    • signed by Yokohama of Japan’s Central League 1/24/13
  • 1 year/$2.35M (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/16/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 500, 525 plate appearances
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 11/1/12 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$0.45M (2011)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/11
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Washington 3/27/11
  • 1 year/$0.4265M (2010)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4115M (2009)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11/09
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Pittsburgh 6/30/09
  • 1 year/$0.391M (2008)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/10/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/06
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/07
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2002 (33-973) (Walla Walla CC, Wash.)
  • agent: Rex Gary (replaced Levinsons/ACES 10/12)
  • ML service: 4.120

Laynce Nix of
2 years/$2.5M (2012-13)

  • 2 years/$2.5M (2012-13)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/9/11
    • 12:$1.15M, 13:$1.35M
    • performance bonuses
    • DFA by Philadelphia 8/6/13, released 8/12/13
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2011)
    • signed as a free agent by Washington 2/3/11 (minor-league deal)
    • $0.7M salary in majors
    • contract purchased by Washington 3/30/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed as free agent by Cincinnati 12/18/09 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 4/5/10
    • refused outright assignment by Cincinnati 11/9/10
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2009)
    • signed as a free agent by Cincinnati 12/08 (minor-league contract, $0.6M in majors)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 300, 350 PAs. $0.1M each for 400, 450 PAs. $0.2M for 500 PAs
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 4/5/09
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 11/09
  • 1 year/$0.475M (2008)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee (minor-league contract) 1/4/08
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 8/13/08
    • DFA 9/9/08
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2007)
  • 1 year/$345,260 (2006)
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
  • agent: CAA Sports (previously Don Mitchell)
  • ML service: 8.033

Corey Patterson of
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/6/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Mets 3/30/13
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 4/30/13 (minor-league contract) 
    • released by Seattle 6/6/13
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 6/20/13 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/30/12 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$0.9M (2011)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/21/10 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Toronto 7/27/11
    • St. Louis declined 2012 option 10/31/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/9/09 (minor-league contract)
    • opted out of contract with Seattle 3/31/10
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 4/21/10 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 5/12/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/18/08 (minor-league deal)
    • $0.8M salary in majors
    • contract purchased by Washington 6/13/08
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Washington 7/29/09
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 8/1/09 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 9/4/09
  • 1 year/$3M (2008)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 3/03 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 3/31/08
  • 1 year/$4.3M (2007)
    • re-signed 2/07 (avoided arbitration, $4.6M-$4M)
    • performance bonuses: $0.15M each for 500, 520 PAs
  • 1 year/$2.8M (2006)
    • re-signed 1/06 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.8M (2005)
    • re-signed 1/05 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2004)
  • 1 year/$0.365M (2003)
  • drafted 1998 (1-3), $3.7M signing bonus
  • agent: Scott Boras
  • ML service: 9.083 (through 2012)

Xavier Paul of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Baltimore as free agent 12/20/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Baltimore 8/2/14
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 8/7/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Arizona 8/8/14
    • released by Arizona 8/29/14
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2013)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/13
    • non-tendered by Cincinnati 12/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/20/11 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Washington 7/3/12
    • signed by Cincinnati as free agent 7/11/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 7/18/12
  • 1 year/$0.4195M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/11
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers 4/26/11 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 4/18/11
    • released by Pittsburgh 11/28/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/6/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/2/08
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2003 (4-121) (Slidell HS, La.)
  • $0.27M signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.119

Felix Pie of
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 11/13/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 8/21/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 11/1/13 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/16/11 (minor-league deal)
    • $0.7M salary in majors
    • may earn $0.3M in performance bonuses
    • released by Cleveland 4/4/12
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 5/11/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.985M (2011)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Baltimore 8/23/11, sent outright to Triple-A 8/25/11
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2010)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/9/10
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2009)
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Chicago Cubs 1/18/09
    • signed by Baltimore 3/8/09
  • 1 year/$0.4015M (2008)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 11/05
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 2001 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic 
  • agent: Alan Nero
  • ML service: 4.028

Juan Pierre of
1 year/$1.6M (2013)

  • 1 year/$1.6M (2013)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 11/19/12
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for All-Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger. $50,000 for LCS MVP. $0.1M each for MVP, WS MVP 
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2012)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 1/27/12 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $0.8M in majors
    • may opt out if not on major-league roster 3/31/12
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 3/29/12
  • 5 years/$44M (2007-11)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 11/06
    • 07:$7.5M, 08:$8M, 09:$10M, 10:$10M, 11:$8.5M
    • contract includes limited no-trade protection
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from LA Dodgers 12/15/09, with Dodgers paying $10.5M of $18.5M left on Pierre’s deal ($7M in 2010, $3.5M in 2011)
  • 1 year/$5.75M (2006)
    • re-signed 1/06, avoided arbitration ($6.5M-$5M)
  • 4 years/$7.5M (2002-05)
    • $0.4M signing bonus ($0.2M in 2002, $0.2M in 2003)
    • 02:$0.5M, 03:$0.9M, 04:$2.3M, 05:$3.4M ($3.7M with bonuses)
    • may earn up to an additional $5.25M in bonuses
  • agent: Mark Pieper
  • ML service: 13.056

Jason Pridie of
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 10/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 9/25/13 
    • non-tendered by Baltimore 12/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/15/11 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Oakland 6/4/12
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 6/15/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 7/1/12
    • DFA by Philadelphia 7/22/12, sent outright to Triple-A 7/24/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Mets (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 3/22/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Mets 11/9/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • claimed by NY Mets off waivers from Minnesota 2/9/10
    • signed by NY Mets 3/10/10
    • DFA by NY Mets 1/21/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/8/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 11/20/07
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Tampa Bay 11/28/07
    • signed by Minnesota 1/24/08
  • 1 year (2006)
    • selected by Minnesota from Tampa Bay in Rule 5 draft 12/05
    • returned to Tampa Bay 3/06
  • drafted 2002 (2-43)
  • $0.8925M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.052

Juan Rivera of
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/28/13 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $1.2M in majors
    • may earn additional $0.8M in performance bonuses 
    • may request release 3/26/13 if he will not make ML roster
    • $0.1M retention bonus if he agrees to start season in minors
    • may opt out of contract 6/1/13 if not on Major League roster
    • released by NY Yankees 3/28/13 
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 4/30/13 (minor-league contract) 
  • 1 year/$4.5M (2012), plus 2013 club option
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 11/3/11
    • 12:$4M, 13:$4M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • LA Dodgers declined 2013 option 10/29/12
  • 3 years/$12.75M (2009-11)
    • re-signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/19/08
    • 09:$3.25M, 10:$4.25M, 11:$5.25M
    • award bonuses: $50,000 for All Star. $75,000 each for Silver Slugger, Gold Glove, LCS MVP. $0.1M for WS MVP. $0.15M for MVP ($75,000 for 2nd or 3rd in vote, $50,000 for 4th or 5th)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from LA Angels 1/21/11
    • acquired by LA Dodgers 7/13/11 after being DFA by Toronto 7/4/11
  • 1 year/$2.025M (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/17/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses:
      • $25,000 each for 375, 400, 425, 450, 475, 500 PAs
  • 2 years/$3.275M (2006-07)
    • re-signed 1/06 (avoided arbitration)
    • 06:$1.25M, 07:$2.025M
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2005), re-signed 3/05
  • 1 year/$0.312M (2004), re-signed 3 /04
  • agent: Diego Bentz
  • ML service: 10.047 (through 2012)

Derrick Robinson of
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/20/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 4/3/13 
    • DFA by Cincinnati 11/26/13, non-tendered 12/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/10/12
    • DFA by Kansas City 11/20/12, non-tendered 11/30/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 11/24/10
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • drafted by Kansas City 2006 (4-107) (Yonge HS, Gainsville, Fla.)
  • signed 6/06, $0.85M signing bonus
  • agent: Bledsoe brothers
  • ML service: 0.160

Alfonso Soriano dh-lf
8 years/$136M (2007-14)

  • 8 years/$136M (2007-14)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 11/06
    • $8M signing bonus
    • 07:$9M, 08:$13M, 09:$16M, 10-14:$18M annually
    • full no-trade clause
    • award bonuses: $0.25M for top vote-getter in All-Star balloting. $0.35M for WS MVP. $0.25M for LCS MVP. $0.3M for MVP. $75,000 for Gold Glove
    • perks: suite on road trips, 6 premium tickets for each home game (spring training – post-season) and All Star Game (if selected)
    • Soriano to donate $25,000 annually to United Way & Cubs Care
    • earns right to block any trade as 10-and-5 player after 2011 season 
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/26/13 (Yankees pay $1.8M of 2013 salary and $5M of 2014 salary) 
    • DFA by NY Yankees 7/6/14, released 7/14/14
  • 1 year/$10M (2006)
    • lost arbitration with Washington 2/06 ($12M-$10M)
  • 1 year/$7.5M (2005)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/05 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Texas 12/05
  • 1 year/$5.4M (2004)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/04 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from NY Yankees 2/04 (A Rodriguez deal)
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2003)
    • renewed by NY Yankees 3/03 (most ever for player with two-plus years of service without being eligible for arbitration)
  • 5 years/$3.15M (1998-2002)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 3/98
    • “retired” 3/98 after 2 years with Hiroshima in order to play in U.S.
  • agent: Diego Bentz (formerly Don Nomura)
  • ML service: 13.079

Kensuke Tanaka 2b-of
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by San Francisco as free agent 1/10/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 7/9/13
    • DFA by San Francisco 9/3/13, released 9/4/13
  • 2000-12: Nippon Ham Fighters of Japan’s Pacific League
  • ML service: 0.021

Rich Thompson of
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 11/29/12 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 11/11 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Philadelphia 5/16/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 10/19/12 (elected FA)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 11/10 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 11/09 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2004)
    • selected by San Diego from Pittsburgh in Rule 5 draft 12/03
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from San Diego 12/03
    • returned to Pittsburgh 4/04
  • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Toronto 7/03
  • drafted by Toronto 2000 (6-178) (James Madison)
  • ML service: 0.083 (through 2012)

Vernon Wells of
7 years/$126M (2008-14)

  • 7 years/$126M (2008-14)
    • signed extension with Toronto 12/06
    • $25.5M signing bonus ($8.5M payment each March 1, 2008-10)
    • 08:$0.5M, 09:$1.5M, 10:$12.5M,
      11:$23M, 12:$21M, 13:$21M, 14:$21M
    • full no-trade clause (waived 1/11)
    • Wells may opt out of contract after 2011
    • award bonuses: $0.25M for MVP, $0.2M for WS MVP, $0.15M for LCS MVP, $0.1M for most All-Star votes in league
    • Wells to donate $143,000 annually to Blue Jays charity
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Toronto 1/21/11 (Jays paid Angels $5M in deal)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from LA Angels 3/24/13, with Angels paying $28.1M, Yankees $13.9M ($11.5M in 2013, $2.4M in 2014) of remaining $42M in salary 
    • DFA by NY Yankees 1/10/14, released 1/16/14
  • 5 years/$14.7M (2003-07)
    • signed extension with Toronto 3/03
    • $0.85M signing bonus
    • 03:$0.35M, 04:$0.7M, 05:$2.9M, 06:$4.3M, 07:$5.6M
    • award bonuses: $25,000 for All Star selection, $50,000 bonus for Gold Glove
  • drafted by Toronto 1997 (1-5)
  • $1.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Brian Peters
  • ML service: 12.113

Dewayne Wise of
1 year/$0.7M (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 11/21/12
    • released by Chicago White Sox 8/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/9/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 5/4/12
    • DFA by NY Yankees 7/23/12, sent outright to Triple-A 7/26/12
    • released by NY Yankees 8/12
    • signed by White Sox as a free agent 8/3/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 8/11/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Florida as a free agent 1/12/11 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Florida 3/30/11
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 4/11/11 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Toronto 6/9/11
    • signed by Florida as a free agent 6/14/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Florida 6/17/11
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 8/26/11 after DFA by Florida 8/24/11
    • refused outright assignment by Toronto 10/4/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/25/09 (minor-league deal)
    • free agent 6/3/10 after exercising out clause
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 6/5/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 6/10/10
    • refused outright assignment to Triple-A by Toronto 11/13/10
  • 1 year/$0.55M (2009)
    • re-signed by White Sox 12/12/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • refused assignment to Triple-A by White Sox 10/9/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • signed by White Sox as a free agent 3/2/08 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased 5/23/08
    • DFA 5/31/08, sent outright to Triple-A 6/4/08
    • contract purchased 6/17/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati to minor-league contract for 2007
    • contract purchased 5/29/07, DFA 6/4/07
    • granted free agency 10/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/05 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased 7/06, DFA, sent outright to Triple-A 8/06
    • contract purchased 9/06, sent outright to Triple-A 10/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Detroit 2/05
  • 1 year/$0.325M (2004)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/04
    • claimed off waivers 10/04
  • 2000-03 (Toronto)
  • ML service: 7.019

Catchers 

Ramon Castro c
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/3/13 (minor-league deal)
    • released by LA Dodgers 3/18/13
  • 1 year/$1M (2010), plus 2011 club option
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/12/09
    • 10:$0.8M, 11:$1.2M club option ($0.2M buyout)
    • White Sox exercised 2011 club option 10/26/10
  • 2 years/$4.6M (2008-09)
    • re-signed by Mets as a free agent 11/16/07
    • $0.25M signing bonus
    • 08:$1.85M, 09:$2.5M
    • performance bonuses: $0.125M for 65, 70 starts; $0.25M each for 80, 90, 100, 110, 120, 13o starts
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for Silver Slugger, Gold Glove, LCS MVP. $50,000 each for WS MVP, All Star ($25,000 for All Star selection). $50,000 for MVP ($25,000 for 2nd in vote, $10,000-3rd)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from NY Mets 5/29/09 (Mets to pay undisclosed portion of Castro’s remaining 2009 salary)
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2007)
    • re-signed 1/07 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2006)
    • re-signed 1/06 (avoided arbitration)
    • $50,000 in performance bonuses for 60, 70 & 80 games
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2005)
    • signed as a free agent 12/04 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased 4/05
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2004)
    • re-signed 12/03 (avoided arbitration as a Super 2)
  • ML service: 10.152 (through 2012)

Ramon Hernandez c
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/7/14 (minor-league deal)
  • 2 years/$6.4M (2012-13)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/30/11
    • 12:$3.2M, 13:$3.2M
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade 4/6/13 after being DFA by Colorado 3/29/13 (Dodgers pay Rockies $4.25M in the deal)
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 6/14/13, released 6/22/13
  • 1 year/$3M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 11/3/10
  • 1 year/$3M (2010), plus 2011 option
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 11/16/09
    • 10:$3M, 11:$3.25M vesting option
    • 2011 option guaranteed with 120 games in 2010
  • 4 years/$27.5M (2006-09), plus 2010 option
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/05
    • 06:$4.5M, 07:$6.5M, 08:$7.5M, 09:$8M, 10:$8.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Baltimore 12/11/08, with Orioles paying about $2M to Reds in the deal
    • Cincinnati declined 2010 option 11/16/09
  • 4 years/$9.5M (2002-05)
    • signed extension with Oakland 3/02
    • $0.15M signing bonus
    • 02:$0.46M, 03:$1.85M, 04:$2.9M, 05:$4.14M
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Oakland 11/03
  • 1 year/$0.245M (2001)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/01
  • 1 year/$0.211M (2000)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/00
  • 1 year/$0.2M (1999)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/99
  • signed by Oakland 1994 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Eric Goldschmidt
  • ML service: 14.011

Jason Jaramillo c
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 1/17/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Houston 6/1/13
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 6/8/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/30/12 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 3/27/12
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 3/29/12 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Milwaukee 8/15/12
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 8/21/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.4225M (2011)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 12/7/11, non-tendered 12/12/11
  • 1 year/$0.4165M (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Philadelphia 12/10/08
    • signed by Pittsburgh 3/11/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 11/19/07
  • drafted 2004 (2-62)
  • $0.585M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.008 (through 2012)

Carlos Maldonado c
1 year (2012)

  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Washington (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Washington 5/15/12
    • DFA by Washington 8/3/12, sent outright to Triple-A 8/6/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Washington (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Washington 5/25/10
    • DFA by Washington 9/7/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 2/23/09 (minor-league contract)
    • $0.42M salary in majors
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 11/15/07 (minor-league contract)
    • $0.415M salary in majors
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 8/14/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 9/06
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 11/06
  • signed 1996 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.154 (through 2012)

Lou Marson c
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/18/13 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Philadelphia 3/14/14
  • 1 year/$1M (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Cleveland 12/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.4917M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/12
  • 1 year/$0.4243M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4012M (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/2/09
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Philadelphia 7/29/09 (Lee deal)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 8/31/08
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2004 (4-122) (Coronado HS, Scottsdale)
  • $0.265M signing bonus
  • ML service: 4.036

Miguel Olivo c
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/21/14 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 4/30/14 
    • released by LA Dodgers 5/22/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/1/13 (minor-league contract)
    • may request release 3/26/13 if he will not make ML roster
    • $0.1M retention bonus if he agrees to start season in minors
    • may opt out of contract 6/1/13 if not on Major League roster
    • released by Cincinnati 3/27/13 
    • signed by Miami as a free agent (1 year/$0.8M)
    • agreed not to refuse assignment to minors for first 45 days of 2013 
    • placed on restricted list by Miami 6/15/13 
    • DFA by Miami 7/3/13 (elected free agency 7/5/13)
  • 2 years/$7M (2011-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/10/10
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 11:$2.25M, 12:$3.5M, 13:$3M club option ($0.75M signing bonus)
    • 2013 option may increase by $0.75M based on 2011-12 performance
    • Seattle declined 2013 option 10/24/12
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2010), plus 2011 club option
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 1/4/10
    • 10:$2M, 11:$2.5M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • 2011 option may become mutual option based on 2010 games played
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Colorado 11/4/10
    • Toronto declined 2011 option 11/4/10
  • 1 year/$2.15M (2008), plus 2009 option
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/27/07
    • 08:$2.05M, 09:$2.7M club option ($0.1M buyout)
    • performance bonuses based on games, PAs
    • if club exercises 2009 option, Olivo may void and forfeit buyout
    • both Kansas City & Olivo exercised 2009 option 11/3/08 and added $3.3M mutual option for 2010
    • Kansas City declined 2010 option 11/6/09
  • 1 year/$2M (2007)
    • re-signed by Florida 1/07 (avoided arbitration)
    • $0.15M in performance bonuses
    • non-tendered by Florida 12/12/07
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2006)
    • re-signed as a free agent 12/05
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2005)
    • re-signed 2/05
    • non-tendered 12/05
  • 1 year/$0.32M (2004)
    • re-signed 3/04
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2003)
  • agent: Myles Kahn
  • ML service: 10.076

Ronny Paulino c
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Detroit as a free agent 11/13/13 (minor-league deal)
    • released by Detroit 7/18/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/24/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Seattle 3/30/13 
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 5/15/13 (minor-league deal) 
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Baltimore 8/13/13
  • 1 year/$1M (2012)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/12 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 4/4/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 7/14/12
  • 1 year/$1.35M (2011)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/9/10
    • performance bonuses: $60,000 each for 85, 95, 105, 115, 125 starts as catcher
    • non-tendered by NY Mets 12/12/11
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2010)
    • re-signed by Florida 12/12/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Florida 12/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2009)
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Pittsburgh 12/10/08
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Philadelphia 3/27/09
    • acquired by Florida in trade from San Francisco 3/28/09
  • 1 year/$0.4235M (2008)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/10/08
  • 1 year/$0.401M (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed 2/06
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
    • re-signed 1/05 (split contract)
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2003) (split contract)
  • selected in Rule 5 draft 12/02 (returned to Pittsburgh 3/03)
  • agent: Relativity
  • ML service: 6.042

Landon Powell c
1 year (2013)

  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/18/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by NY Mets 6/7/13
  • 1 year/$0.62M (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 12/12/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Oakland 1/5/12, released 3/9/12
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 3/14/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/26/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 11/20/07
  • drafted by Oakland 2004 (1-24) (South Carolina)
  • $1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.153 (through 2012)

Kelly Shoppach c
1 year/$1.5M (2013)

  • 1 year/$1.5M (2013)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 2/7/13 
    • may earn additional $0.5M in performance bonuses
    • DFA by Seattle 6/14/13, released 6/20/13 
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 7/3/13 (minor-league deal) 
    • opted out of contract 7/30/13 
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 8/12/13 (minor-league deal) 
    • released by Pittsburgh 8/28/13 
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 8/30/13 (minor-league deal) 
    • contract selected by Cleveland 9/1/13
  • 1 year/$1.35M (2012)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/12/11
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Boston 8/14/12
  • 2 years/$5.55M (2010-11), plus 2012 club option
    • signed by Tampa Bay 1/5/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • 10:$2.25M, 11:$3M, 12:$3.2M club option ($0.3M buyout)
    • Tampa Bay declined 2012 option 10/31/11
  • 1 year/$1.95M (2009)
    • re-signed 1/12/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Cleveland 12/1/09
  • 1 year/$0.4041M (2008)
    • re-signed 3/7/08
  • 1 year/$0.3834M (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed 3/05
  • drafted by Boston 2001 (2-48) (Baylor)
  • $0.7375M signing bonus
  • agent: LSW Baseball
  • ML service: 7.132