Chicago Cubs

Service time in years & days (through 2016 season).
The family of TD Ameritrade founder Joe Ricketts bought Wrigley Field, a 95 percent stake in the Cubs and a 25 percent stake in Comcast SportsNet Chicago from the Tribune Company for $845 million in October 2009.
The Tribune Company had purchased the Cubs for $20.5M in 1981. Forbes magazine valued the club at $2.68 billion in April, 2017.

CUBS PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2017 $172,199,881 $ ( )
2016 $171,611,834 $205,917,980 ( 4)
2015 $120,337,385 $133,051,389 (11)
2014 $ 92,677,368 $ 93,196,617 (20)
2013 $106,837,810 $100,859,265 (15)
2012 $109,316,000 $107,708,021 (10)
2011 $134,004,000 $140,608,942 (6)
2010 $144,359,000 $142,410,031 (4)
2009 $134,809,000 $141,632,703 (3)
2008 $118,345,833 $130,508,691 (5)
2007 $ 99,670,332 $115,943,318 (5)
2006 $ 94,424,499 $ 99,021,384 (7)
2005 $ 87,032,933 $ 76,598,500 (11)
2004 $ 90,560,000 $100,653,389 (6)
2003 $ 79,868,333 $ 86,576,763 (12)
2002 $ 75,690,833 $ 74,950,543 (11)
2001 $ 64,715,833 $ 72,896,143 (13)
2000 $ 62,100,000 $ 59,480,018 (13)
  • Opening Day payrolls include salaries and pro-rated signing bonuses for players on active roster and disabled list, as well as guaranteed salaries to be earned that season by players no longer on the roster. Deferred payments and performance or award bonuses are not included.
  • Year End payrolls compiled by Major League Baseball include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing bonuses, earned incentive bonuses, non-cash compensation, cash transactions and buyouts of unexercised options. Deferred salaries may be discounted to reflect present-day value.

Theo Epstein President, Baseball Operations
5 years/$18.5M (2012-16)

  • 5 years/$18.5M (2012-16)
    • hired by Chicago Cubs as President, Baseball Operations 10/20/11
  • 4 years (2009-12)
    • signed extension with Boston 11/3/08
    • resigned 10/20/11
  • 3 years/$4.5M (2006-08)
    • returned to job with Boston 1/06 after resignation 10/05
    • deal pays about $1.5M annually
  • 3 years (2003-05)
    • hired by Boston 11/02

Jed Hoyer Executive VP, General Manager
2012 –

  • Chicago Cubs, 2012 -
    • hired by Chicago Cubs as Executive VP/General Manager 10/26/11
  • San Diego, 2010 – 2011
    • hired by San Diego as Executive VP/General Manager 10/23/09
    • 4 years (2010-13), plus 2014 club option
  • Boston, 2002 – 2009
    • Assistant GM, 1/06 – 10/09
    • co-GM, 10/05 – 1/06
    • assistant to the GM, 2004-05
  • Senior VP, Player Development & Amateur Scouting Jason McLeod
  • Assistant GM Randy Bush
    • selected by Chicago Cubs as interim general manager 8/19/11
    • assistant GM, 2007-10
  • Assistant GM Shiraz Rehman
  • Director, Pro Scouting Kyle Evans
  • Director, Player Development Jaron Madison
  • Director, Amateur Scouting Matt Dorey
  • former GM Jim Hendry
    • 4 years (2009-12)
      • signed extension with Chicago Cubs 10/20/08
      • fired by Cubs 8/19/11
    • 2 years (2007-08), plus 2009 option
      • signed extension with Chicago Cubs 4/06
      • Hendry holds option to return on a one-year deal for 2009 (he must exercise the option by 12/30/08)
    • promoted from assistant GM 7/02

Joe Maddon Manager
5 years/$25M (2015-19)

  • 5 years/$25M (2015-19)
    • hired as manager by Chicago Cubs 10/31/14
    • performance bonuses based on post-season
    • deal does not include opt-out clause
  • 3 years (2013-15)
    • signed extension worth about $6M with Tampa Bay 2/15/12
    • 2015 salary: $1.85M
    • has right to opt out of contract if general manager leaves
    • exercised right to opt out of contract 10/24/14
  • 3 years (2010-12)
    • signed extension with Tampa Bay 5/25/09
    • salary of about $1.4M for 2012
  • 2 years/about $1.1M (2006-07), plus 2008, 2009 club options
    • hired by Tampa Bay 11/05, replacing Lou Piniella
    • 07:$0.55M
    • Tampa Bay exercised 2008-09 option 9/8/07
  • LA Angels, bench coach, 1996-2005
  • agent: Alan Nero
  • former manager Rick Renteria
    • 3 years (2014-16), plus 2017-18 club options
      • hired as manager by Chicago Cub 11/7/13
      • fired by Chicago Cubs 10/31/14
  • former manager Dale Sveum
    • 3 years (2012-14)
      • hired as manager by Chicago Cubs 11/17/11
      • fired by Chicago Cubs 9/30/13
  • former manager Mike Quade
    • 2 years (2011-12), plus 2013 club option
      • hired as interim manager by Chicago Cubs 8/22/10, replacing Lou Piniella
      • selected as permanent manager by Chicago Cubs 10/19/10
      • fired by Cubs 11/2/11
  • former manager Lou Piniella
    • 3 years/$10M (2007-09), plus 2010 club option
      • hired by Chicago Cubs 10/06, replacing Dusty Baker
      • Cubs exercised $4M option for 2010 9/30/08
  • former manager Dusty Baker:
    • 4 years/about $15M (2003-06)
      • hired as manager by Chicago Cubs 11/02

 

Jason Heyward rf
8 years/$184M (2016-23)

  • 8 years/$184M (2016-23)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/15/15
    • $20M signing bonus (paid in four $5M installments, each April 1, 2024-27)
    • 16:$15M, 17:$21.5M, 18:$21.5M, 19:$20M, 20:$21M, 21:$21M, 22:$22M, 23:$22M
    • deferrals reduce contract’s present day value to $177,633,616 (MLB calculation) or $179,885,452 (MLBPA calculation)
    • Heyward may opt out of contract after 2018 season or after 2019 season with 550 plate appearances in 2019
    • full no-trade protection for 2016-18, may block deals to 12 clubs in 2019-20, may block all deals after 2020 season as 10-and-5 player
  • 2 years/$13.3M (2014-15)
    • signed extension with Atlanta 2/4/14 (avoided arbitration, $5.5M-$5.2M)
    • $1M signing bonus, paid in equal installments 5/1/14, 7/1/14
    • 14:$4.5M, 15:7.8M (increased to $8.3M)
    • 2015 salary may increase based on performance and awards earned in 2014, with $0.5M increase for 20 points and $25,000 increases for each 1 point thereafter
    • 10 points each for 502 plate appearances (met), All-Star, Gold Glove (met), Silver Slugger or 11-20 finish in MVP vote. 15 points for 6-10 in MVP vote. 25 points for 3-5 in MVP vote. 35 points for 1-2 in MVP vote
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Atlanta 11/17/14
    • St. Louis made qualifying offer to Heyward 11/6/15
  • 1 year/$3.65M (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.565M (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.4965M (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/21/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 4/3/10
  • drafted by Atlanta 2007 (1-14) (Henry County HS, Ga.)
  • signed 8/12/07, $1.7M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports (left Career Sports Management 5/11)
  • ML service: 7.000

Jon Lester lhp
6 years/$155M (2015-20), plus 2021 option

  • 6 years/$155M (2015-20), plus 2021 option
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/14
    • $30M signing bonus ($15M due 4/15/15, $2.5M due 12/31/18, $2.5M due 12/31/19, $10M due 9/15/20)
    • 15:$15M, 16:$20M, 17:$20M, 18:$22.5M, 19:$22.5M, 20:$15M, 21:$25M mutual option ($10M buyout)
    • 2021 option guaranteed with 200 innings in 2020 or 400 IP in 2019-20)
    • full no-trade protection
    • perks: suite on road, private air travel up to 25 hours per year
  • 5 years/$30M (2009-13), plus 2014 club option
    • signed extension with Boston 3/15/09
    • 09:$1M, 10:$3.75M, 11:$5.75M, 12:$7.625M, 13:$11.625M, 14:$13M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • 2014 club option is voided if Lester is traded and has finished first or second in Cy Young vote in any season 2009-13
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for All Star, LCS MVP. $0.1M for WS MVP. $0.1M for Cy Young ($75,000 for 2nd place, $50,000 for 3rd). $0.1M for MVP ($75,000 for 2nd place, $50,000 3rd)
    • if Lester finishes 1st or 2nd in Cy Young vote and is later traded, he may void 2014 option
    • Boston exercised 2014 option 11/1/13
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Boston 7/31/14 (A’s pay $650,000 remaining on Cespedes’ 2014 salary, and Red Sox cover $1.8M portion of Lester’s 2014 salary)
  • 1 year/$0.4215M (2008)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/6/08
  • 1 year/$0.0.384M (2007)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Boston 11/05
    • re-signed by Boston 2/06
  • drafted by Boston 2002 (2-57) (Bellarmine Prep, Tacoma, Wash.)
  • $1M signing bonus
  • agent: Josh Yates, ACES (previously Alan Nero)
  • ML service: 10.075

Ben Zobrist 2b-of
4 years/$56M (2016-19)

  • 4 years/$56M (2016-19)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/9/15
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 16:$10M, 17:$16M, 18:$16M, 19:$12M
    • full no-trade protection for 2016-18
    • limited no-trade protection for 2019 (may block deals to 8 clubs)
  • 4 years/$18M (2010-13), plus 2014-15 club options
    • signed extension with Tampa Bay 4/22/10
    • replaced 1 year/$438,100 deal signed 3/3/10
    • $561,900 signing bonus
    • 10:$0.4381M, 11:$4.5M, 12:$4.5M, 13:$5.5M, 14:$7M club option ($2.5M buyout), 15:$7.5M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • 2015 option may increase based on finish in 2010-14 MVP vote
    • assignment bonus: $0.75M before end of 2011 season, $0.5M after 2011 season but before end of ’13 season, $0.25M after ’13 season
    • Zobrist to donate up to $0.45M to club charity
    • Tampa Bay exercised 2014 option 11/2/13
    • Tampa Bay exercised 2015 option 10/31/14
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Tampa Bay 1/10/15
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Oakland 7/28/15 (Athletics pay more than $2M of $2,786,885 remaining on Zobrist’s deal for 2015, with Royals paying the balance)
  • 1 year/$0.4159M (2009)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/23/09
    • award bonuses: $10,000 for All Star; $20,000 for Gold Glove ($10,000 for finishing 2nd, $5,000 for 3rd)
  • 1 year/$0.3958M (2008)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/08
  • 1 year/$0.3834M (2007)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Houston 7/12/06 (A Huff deal)
    • contract purchased by Tampa Bay 7/31/06
  • drafted by Houston 2004 (6-184) (Dallas Baptist)
  • agent: Bobby Witt, Octagon
  • ML service: 9.134

John Lackey rhp
2 years/$32M (2016-17)

  • 2 years/$32M (2016-17)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/8/15
    • $7M signing bonus ($2M paid 12/15, $5M paid in 2017)
    • 16:$12.5M, 17:$12.5M
  • 5 years/$82.5M (2010-14), plus conditional 2015 option
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/16/09
    • $3.5M signing bonus
    • 10:$18M, 11:$15.25M, 12:$15.25M, 13:$15.25M, 14:$15.25M
    • 2015 club option at Major League minimum salary if Lackey misses significant time with surgery for pre-existing elbow injury in 2010-14
    • $0.5M assignment bonus if traded
    • award bonuses: $0.5M for MVP ($0.1M for 2nd-5th in vote). $0.1M for WS MVP. $75,000 for LCS MVP. $50,000 each All Star, Gold Glove
    • perks: suite on road, right to buy 6 premium seats for home games
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Boston 7/31/14
    • St. Louis exercised 2015 option 10/30/14
    • St. Louis added performance bonuses 3/15 ($0.4M each for 100, 125, 150, 175, 200 innings pitched)
    • St. Louis made qualifying offer to Lackey 11/6/15
  • 3 years/$17.01M (2006-08), plus 2009 club option
    • signed extension with LA Angels 4/06, replacing 1 year/$3.76M deal signed 1/06 (avoided arbitration)
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 06:$3.01M, 07:$5.5M, 08:$7M, 09:$9M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • 2009 option may increase to $10.5M based on 2007 & 2008 Cy Young vote
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star selection, $75,000 for 3rd place in 2007 Cy Young vote
    • 2009 option increased to $10M for 3rd place in 2007 Cy Young vote
    • LA Angels exercised 2009 option 10/28/08
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2005)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/05
  • 1 year/$0.375M (2004)
    • re-signed by Anaheim 3/04
  • 1 year/$0.315M (2003)
    • re-signed by Anaheim 3/03
  • drafted by Anaheim 1999 (2-68) (Grayson County College, Texas)
  • agent: Hilliard Sports
  • ML service: 14.095

Jake Arrieta rhp
1 year/$15.6375M (2017)

  • 1 year/$15.6375M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$10.7M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 2/6/16 (avoided arbitration, $13M-$7.5M)
  • 1 year/$3.63M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5445M (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/3/14
  • 1 year/$0.5165M (2013)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/13
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Baltimore 7/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.4885M (2012)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/10/12
  • 1 year/$0.419M (2011)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 6/10/10
  • drafted by Baltimore 2007 (5-159) (TCU)
  • $1.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 5.145

Miguel Montero c
5 years/$60M (2013-17)

  • 5 years/$60M (2013-17)
    • signed extension with Arizona 5/26/12
    • 13:$10M, 14:$10M, 15:$12M, 16:$14M, 17:$14M
    • deal does not include no-trade protection
    • at signing, largest contract in club history
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Arizona 12/9/14
  • 1 year/$5.9M (2012)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/31/12 (avoided arbitration, $6.8M-$5.4M)
  • 1 year/$3.2M (2011)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/26/11 (avoided arbitration, $3.4M-$2.8M)
  • 1 year/$2M (2010)
    • re-signed by Arizona 1/15/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2009)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/09
  • 1 year/$0.4005M (2008)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/9/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 11/05
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/06
  • signed by Arizona 2001 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball (previously Octagon)
  • ML service: 10.031

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

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

Jon Jay cf
1 year/$8M (2017)

  • 1 year/$8M (2017)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 11/29/16
  • 2 years/$10.975M (2015-16)
    • signed extension with St. Louis 2/9/15 (avoided arbitration, $5M-$4.1M)
    • $1.25M signing bonus
    • 15:$3.5M, 16:$6.225M
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from St. Louis 12/8/15 (Padres pay Cardinals $7.5M as part of the deal)
  • 1 year/$3.25M (2014)
    • signed by St. Louis 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.524M (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$0.504M (2012)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/22/12 (split contract)
  • 1 year/$0.416M (2011)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 11/18/09
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/4/10
  • drafted by St. Louis 2006 (2-74) (Miami, Fla.)
  • $0.48M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Nez Balelo)
  • ML service: 6.134

Anthony Rizzo 1b
7 years/$41M (2013-19), plus 2020-21 options

  • 7 years/$41M (2013-19), plus 2020-21 club options
    • signed extension with Chicago Cubs 5/12/13, replacing 1 year/$0.498M contract signed 3/4/13
    • $2M signing bonus ($0.25M due on approval, $1.75M due 1/15/14)
    • 13:$0.75M, 14:$1.25M, 15:$5M, 16:$5M, 17:$7M, 18:$7M, 19:$11M, 20:$14.5M club option (or $2M buyout due 1/15/20), 21:$14.5M club option (or $2M buyout due 1/15/21)
    • 2019 salary increases to $12M and 2020-21 options increase to $16.5M with one MVP in 2013-19 or two Top 5 finishes in MVP vote, 2013-19 
    • player may void 2021 option with Top 2 finish in MVP vote, 2013-19, and subsequent trade
    • deal does not include no-trade protection
    • perks: hotel suite on road
  • 1 year (2012)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from San Diego 1/5/12
    • signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 6/9/11
  • acquired by San Diego in trade from Boston 12/6/10
  • drafted by Boston 2007 (6-204) (Douglas HS, Parkland, Fla.)
  • $0.325M signing bonus
  • agent: Sports One
  • ML service: 4.168

Koji Uehara rhp
1 year/$6M (2017)

  • 1 year/$6M (2017)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/16
  • 2 years/$18M (2015-16)
    • re-signed by Boston as a free agent 10/30/14
    • 15:$9M, 16:$9M
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2013), plus 2014 vesting option
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/6/12
    • 13:$4.25M, 14:$4.25M vesting option (guaranteed with 55 games in 2013)
    • performance bonuses: $0.125M each for 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 games finished
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$3M (2011), plus 2012 vesting option
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/9/10
    • 11:$3M, 12:$4M vesting option (guaranteed with 55 games or 25 games finished in 2011)
    • 2011 performance bonuses:
      • $0.1M each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 games
      • $0.15M – $0.25M for games finished (10-55)
    • 2012 performance bonuses up to $1M based on GF (if option vests)
    • award bonuses
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 6 clubs)
    • may elect to become XX(B) free agent when contract ends
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Baltimore 7/30/11 (Orioles pay $2M to Rangers in deal)
    • 2012 option vested 8/31/12
  • 2 years/$10M (2009-10)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/13/09
    • 09:$5M, 10:$5M
    • 2010 salary may increase to $6M with 160 IP in 2009, $6.5M with 170 IP in 2009, $7M with 180 IP in 2009, $7.5M with 190 IP in 2009, $8M with 200 IP in 2009
    • performance bonuses:
      • $0.25M each for 170, 180, 190, 200 IP
      • $0.25M each for 24, 27, 30, 33 starts
      • $0.25M each for 35, 40, 45, 50, 55 games finished
    • award bonuses
    • Article XX(B) free agent after 2010
    • may not be sent to minors without consent
  • 1999-2008
    • Yomiuri Giants of Japanese Central League
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 8.000

Hector Rondon rhp
1 year/$5.8M (2017)

  • 1 year/$5.8M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.2M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.544 (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15
  • 1 year/$0.514M (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/3/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/8/12 (minor-league deal)
    • selected by Chicago Cubs from Cleveland in Rule 5 draft 12/6/12
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/11
    • DFA by Cleveland 12/6/11, sent outright to Triple-A 12/9/11
  • 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
  • signed by Cleveland 8/04 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 4.000

Pedro Strop rhp
2 years/$11.85M (2017-18), plus 2019 option

  • 2 years/$11.85M (2017-18), plus 2019 club option
    • signed extension with Chicago Cubs 2/24/17, replacing one-year contract signed 2/11/17
    • 17:$5.5M, 18:$5.85M, 19:$6.25M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • previous deal: 1 year/$5.5M (2017), re-signed by Chicago Cubs 2/11/17 (avoided arbitration, $6M-$4.6M)
  • 1 year/$4.4M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.525M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 2/6/15 (avoided arbitration, $3M-$2M)
  • 1 year/$1.325M (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5025M (2013)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/13
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Baltimore 7/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.4825M (2012)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/10/12
  • 1 year/$0.416M (2011)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/11
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers from Texas 9/1/11
  • 1 year/$0.401M (2010)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/4/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 11/8/08 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Texas 8/27/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/07
    • DFA by Colorado 9/12/08
  • signed by Colorado 2002 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 5.156

Brett Anderson lhp
1 year/$3.5M (2017)

  • 1 year/$3.5M (2017)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/26/17
    • performance bonuses based on starts: $0.5M for 11 GS. $0.75M each for 14, 17 GS. $1M each for 20, 23, 26 GS. $1.5M for 29 GS.
  • 1 year/$15.8M (2016)
    • accepted qualifying offer from LA Dodgers 11/13/15
  • 1 year/$10M (2015)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 12/16/14
    • $5M signing bonus (paid in equal installments 1/15/15, 2/15/15)
    • salary of $5M
    • performance bonuses: $0.3M each for 150, 155 innings pitched. $0.35M each for 160, 165, 170, 175 IP. $0.4M each for 180, 185, 190, 195, 200 IP
    • LA Dodgers made qualifying offer to Anderson 11/6/15
  • 4 years/$12.5M (2010-13), plus 2014-15 club options
    • signed extension with Oakland 4/16/10, replacing 1 year/$0.41M deal signed 3/8/10
    • $1M signing bonus (paid in equal installments 8/5/10, 11/1/10, 3/1/11, 11/1/11
    • 10:$0.5M, 11:$1M, 12:$3M, 13:$5.5M, 14:$8M club option ($1.5M buyout), 15:$12M club option ($1.5M buyout)
    • Oakland exercised 2014 option 11/1/13
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Oakland 12/10/13 (A’s to pay Rockies $2M in the deal)
    • Colorado declined 2015 option 11/2/14
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2009
    • contract purchased by Oakland 4/4/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • acquired in trade from Arizona 12/14/07
  • drafted by Arizona 2006 (2-55) (Stillwater HS, Okla.)
  • $0.95M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 8.000

Brian Duensing lhp
1 year/$2M (2017)

  • 1 year/$2M (2017)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/2/16
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 2/18/16 (minor-league contract with salary of $2M in majors)
    • released by Kansas City 3/28/16 after exercising opt-out clause
    • re-signed by Kansas City 4/1/16 (minor-league contract)
    • may opt out of contract 5/15/16 if not on Major League roster
    • exercised right to opt out of contract 5/15/16
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 5/23/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Baltimore 6/2/16
  • 1 year/$2.7M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/24/15 (avoided arbitration, $3.1M-$2.4M)
  • 1 year/$2M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.4625M (2011)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4175M (2010)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/7/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased 11/19/08
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/8/09
  • drafted by Minnesota 2005 (3-84) (Nebraska)
  • $0.4M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 7.055

Justin Grimm rhp
1 year/$1.825M (2017)

  • 1 year/$1.825M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.275M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5315M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15
  • 1 year/$0.5055M (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/3/14
  • 1 year/$0.491M (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/12/13
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Texas 7/22/13 (Matt Garza deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Texas 6/16/12
  • drafted by Texas 2010 (5-166) (Georgia)
  • $0.825M signing bonus
  • agents: Bledsoe Agency
  • ML service: 3.170

Kris Bryant 3b
1 year/$1.05M (2017)

  • 1 year/$1.05M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year/$0.652M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 4/17/15
    • salary of $0.5075M in majors, $82,700 in minors
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2013 (1-2) (San Diego)
  • $6.7084M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 1.171

Kyle Hendricks rhp
1 year/$0.7605M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.7605M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year/$0.541M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 7/10/14
  • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Texas 7/31/12 (Dempster deal)
  • drafted by Texas 2011 (8-264) (Dartmouth) 
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 2.081

Addison Russell ss
1 year/$0.644M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.644M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.527M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 4/21/15
  • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Oakland 7/4/14
  • drafted by Oakland 2012 (1-11) (Pace HS, Fla.)
  • $2.625M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 1.167

Javier Baez ss
1 year/$0.609M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.609M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year/$0.512M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 8/5/14
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2011 (1-9) (Arlington County Day HS, Jacksonville)
  • $2.625M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 1.089

Tommy La Stella 2b
1 year/$0.5735M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5735M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year/$0.532M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • 1 year/$0.513M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/28/14
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Atlanta 11/16/14
  • drafted by Atlanta 2011 (8-266) (Coastal Carolina)
  • $0.105M signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 2.102

Mike Montgomery lhp
1 year/$0.5705M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5705M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2016)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/16
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Seattle 7/20/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/8/15
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Tampa Bay 3/31/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 11/20/12
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Kansas City 12/9/12 
    • signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13
  • drafted by Kansas City 2008 (1s-36) (Hart HS, Newhall, Calif.)
  • signed 6/08, $0.988M signing bonus
  • agent: Paul Cohen
  • ML service: 1.089

Kyle Schwarber c
1 year/$0.5655M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5655M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 6/16/15
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2014 (1-4) (Indiana)
  • $3.125M signing bonus ($4.6212M slot)
  • agent: Casey Close, Excel Sports
  • ML service: 1.086

Carl Edwards rhp
1 year/$0.556M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.556M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/20/14
    • re-singed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15
  • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Texas 7/22/13
  • drafted by Texas 2011 (48-1,464) (Mid-Carolina HS, Prosperity, S.C.)
  • $50,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 0.134

Willson Contreras c
1 year/$0.5545M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.5545M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 2009 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.108

Albert Almora of
1 year/$0.552M (2017)

  • 1 year/$0.552M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 6/7/16
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2012 (1-6) (Mater Academy, Hialeah Gardens, Fla.)
  • $3.9M signing bonus ($3.25M slot)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 0.073 

Aaron Brooks rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2016)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Oakland 2/15/16
    • signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Kansas City 7/28/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 4/5/14
  • drafted by Kansas City 2011 (9-276) (Cal State-San Bernadino)
  • $90,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Paragon Sports
  • ML service: 1.070

Eddie Butler rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Colorado 2/1/17
    • signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Colorado 6/6/14
  • drafted by Colorado 2012 (1s-46) (Radford)
  • $1M signing bonus ($1.1077M slot)
  • agent: Steve Canter
  • ML service: 1.074

Jeimer Candelario 3b
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 2010 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.5M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.006

Victor Caratini c
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Atlanta 7/31/14
  • drafted by Atlanta 2013 (2-65) (Miami-Dade JC)
  • $0.8M signing bonus ($0.8588M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Dylan Floro rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 1/17/17 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 1/11/17
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 2/1/17, sent outright to Triple-A 2/3/17
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 5/8/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 7/6/16
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2012 (13-422) (Cal State Fullerton)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.040

Jacob Hannemann cf
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2013 (3-75) (BYU)
  • $1M signing bonus ($0.7362M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Ian Happ of
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 5/13/17
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2015 (1-9) (Cincinnati)
  • $3M signing bonus ($3.351M slot)
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 0.000

Pierce Johnson rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2012 (1s-43) (Missouri State)
  • $1.196M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: John Boggs
  • ML service: 0.000

Jack Leathersich lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/15/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/20/14
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from NY Mets 11/9/15
    • non-tendered by Chicago Cubs 12/2/15
  • drafted by NY Mets 2011 (5-162) (UMass-Lowell)
  • $0.11M signing bonus
  • agent: Orpheus Sports
  • ML service: 0.091

Alec Mills rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade 2/8/17 after being DFA by Kansas City 2/8/17
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Kansas City 11/20/15
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/16
  • drafted by Kansas City 2012 (22-673) (Tennessee-Martin)
  • ML service: 0.022

Felix Pena rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 8/19/16
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/09 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.045

Jose Rosario rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/7/16
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 4/29/08 as an amateur free agent
  • ML service: 0.000

Zac Rosscup lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/9/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 5/22/17
  • 1 year/$0.5245M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16
    • non-tendered by Chicago Cubs 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5105M (2015)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/3/13
  • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Tampa Bay 1/8/11 (Garza deal)
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2009 (28-859) (Chemeketa CC, Ore.)
  • agent: Magnus Sports
  • ML service: 2.105

Duane Underwood rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 11/18/16
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2012 (2-67) (Pope HS, Marietta, Ga.)
  • $1.05M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Rob Zastryzny lhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by Chicago Cubs 8/19/16
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2013 (2-41) (Missouri)
  • $1.1M signing bonus ($1.3619M slot)
  • ML service: 0.045

Minor-league contracts

Andury Acevedo rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 11/8/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs 11/18/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 11/7/16
  • signed by NY Yankees as a pitcher as a free agent 2/6/12 (minor-league contract)
  • released by Pittsburgh 11/19/10
  • signed by Pittsburgh as a position player as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Jose Albertos rhp
2017

  • signed by Chicago Cubs 7/7/15 as a free agent from Mexico
  • $1.5M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Dylan Cease rhp
2017

  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2014 (6-169) (Milton HS, Ga.)
  • $1.5M signing bonus ($0.2695M slot)
  • ML service:

Trevor Clifton rhp
2017

  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2013 (12-378) (Heritage HS, Maryville, Tenn.)
  • $0.375M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Daniel Corcino rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/9/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 12/17/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/15
    • claimed by LA Dodgers off waivers 4/17/15 after being DFA by Cincinnati 4/13/15
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 4/22/15, sent outright to Triple-A 4/24/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/13
  • signed by Cincinnati 2008 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $25,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.049

Carlos Corporan c
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/7/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/26/16 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from NY Yankees 4/2/16
    • released by Tampa Bay 5/20/16
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 5/25/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.975M (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/15/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Texas in trade 1/21/15 after being DFA by Houston 1/20/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 10/21/15
  • 1 year/$5053M (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston as a free agent 11/29/11 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Houston 7/15/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 11/24/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Houston 6/10/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Houston 11/16/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/4/09 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 4/30/09
    • DFA by Milwaukee 8/21/09
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2003 (12-339) (Lake City CC)
  • agent: MDR Sports Management
  • ML service: 4.019

Oscar de la Cruz rhp
2017

  • signed by Chicago Cubs 10/1/12 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $85,000 signing bonus
  • ML service:

Chris Dominguez rf
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/3/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/15/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2015)
    • DFA by San Francisco 1/29/15, released 2/4/15
    • signed by Cincinnati as free agent 2/10/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 4/5/15
    • DFA by Cincinnati 7/26/15, sent outright to Triple-A 7/28/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 8/1/14
  • drafted by San Francisco 2009 (3-86) (Louisville)
  • $0.4113M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.055

Eloy Jimenez of
2017

  • signed by Chicago Cubs 8/1/13 as a free agent from Cuba
  • $2.8M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Casey Kelly rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/26/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 11/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/10/15
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from San Diego 12/10/15
  • 1 year/$0.5014M (2014)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/14
  • 1 year/$0.4914M (2013)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/9/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 8/27/12
  • acquired by San Diego in trade from Boston 12/6/10 (A Gonzalez deal)
  • drafted by Boston 2008 (1-30) (Sarasota HS, Fla.)
  • $3M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 2.083

Williams Perez rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 2/4/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$511,250 (2016)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/16
    • released by Atlanta 12/8/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • signed by Atlanta 1/12/09 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 1.140

Fernando Rodriguez rhp
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/19/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$6.575M (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Oakland 10/6/16
  • 1 year/$0.635M (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 12/2/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Oakland 12/18/14, sent outright to Triple-A 12/23/14
    • contract selected by Oakland 5/7/15
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 12/2/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.492M (2013)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Houston 2/4/13
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.492M (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/18/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 11/11/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Houston 5/18/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 4/14/10
    • DFA by LA Angels 5/7/10
  • drafted by LA Angels 2003 (18-540) (El Paso CC)
  • agent: Jackson Sports Management
  • ML service: 5.032

David Rollins lhp
2017

  • 2017
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 2/8/17, sent outright to Triple-A 2/13/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Seattle 3/16
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from Seattle 11/18/16
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Chicago Cubs 11/22/16
    • claimed by Philadelphia off waivers from Texas 12/2/16
    • claimed by Texas off waivers 12/21/16 after being DFA by Philadelphia 12/14/16
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from Texas 12/23/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • selected by Seattle from Houston in Rule 5 draft 12/11/14
    • signed by Seattle 3/15
    • placed on restricted list 3/27/15 (positive PED test)
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Toronto 7/20/12
  • drafted by Toronto 2011 (24-739) (San Jacinto CC, Texas)
  • agent: MSM Sports
  • ML service: 1.062

Ali Solis c
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/11/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/15/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/3/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Dodgers 2/21/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 11/21/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Tampa Bay 5/27/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Tampa Bay 8/31/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 9/4/12
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers from San Diego 10/25/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 11/2/12
  • signed by San Diego 2/05 as an amateur free agent from Mexico
  • ML service: 0.045

Jemile Weeks 2b
1 year (2017)

  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/14/16 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/14/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Diego 4/20/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A by San Diego 10/25/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Boston 7/26/15
    • DFA by Boston 7/29/15, sent outright to Triple-A 7/31/15
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2014)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/11/14
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Baltimore 8/31/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 12/8/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/13
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Oakland 12/3/13
  • 1 year/$0.4825M (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 6/6/11
  • drafted by Oakland 2008 (1-12) (Miami, Fla.)
  • signed 7/8/08, $1.91M signing bonus
  • agent: Casey Close, Excel Sports (previously Lon Babby)
  • ML service: 3.011

D.J. Wilson of
2017

  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2015 (4-115) (Canton South HS, Ohio)
  • $1.3M signing bonus ($0.5031M slot)
  • ML service:

Mark Zagunis of
2017

  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2014 (3-78) (Virginia Tech)
  • $0.615M signing bonus ($0.7149M slot)
  • ML service: