Milwaukee Brewers

Service time in years & days (through 2014 season).

A group led by Mark Attanasio bought the Brewers in 2005 for $223M. The Allan “Bud” Selig Trust had purchased the club for $11M in 1970.

Forbes magazine valued the Brewers at $565M in March 2014.
Bloomberg valued the franchise at $615M in October 2013.

  • Opening Day payrolls
    (Major League contracts plus pro-rated signing bonuses)
    :

    • 2014: $103,397,967
    • 2013: $ 88,828,333
    • 2012: $ 98,150,833
    • 2011: $ 83,590,833
    • 2010: $ 90,408,000
    • 2009: $ 80,182,502
    • 2008: $ 80,937,499
    • 2007: $ 70,986,500
    • 2006: $ 57,568,333
    • 2005: $ 39,934,833
    • 2004: $ 27,528,500
    • 2003: $ 40,627,000
    • 2002: $ 50,287,833
    • 2001: $ 43,886,883
    • 2000: $ 35,800,000

Doug Melvin President, Baseball Operations – General Manager
3 years (2013-15)

  • 3 years (2013-15)
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 5/8/12
    • promoted to president, baseball operations & GM from executive VP & GM
  • 3 years (2010-12)
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 10/17/08
  • 3 years (2007-09)
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 11/05
  • 4 years (2003-06)
    • hired by Milwaukee 9/02, replacing Dean Taylor
  • Vice President – Assistant GM Gord Ash
  • Special Assistant to the GM & VP, Amateur Scouting Ray Montgomery
  • Special Assistant to the GM/Baseball Operations Dan O’Brien
  • Senior Director – Baseball Operations Tom Flanagan
  • Special Assistant to GM/Pro Scouting/Player Personnel Dick Groch
  • Director of Professional Scouting Zack Minasian

Ron Roenicke Manager
2 years (2013-14), plus 2015-16 club options

  • 2 years (2013-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 5/8/12
    • Milwaukee exercised 2015 option, added 2016 option 3/22/14
  • 2 years (2011-12), plus 2013 club option
    • hired by Milwaukee as manager 11/4/10
  • LA Angels, 2000-10
    • third-base coach, 2000-05
    • bench coach, 2006-10
  • former manager Ken Macha
    • 2 years (2009-10), plus 2011 club option
      • hired by Milwaukee 10/30/08, replacing interim manager Dale Sveum
      • Milwaukee added 2011 club option 10/5/09
      • Milwaukee declined 2011 option 10/4/10
  • former manager Ned Yost
    • 2 years/$2M (2007-08), plus 2009 club option
      • signed extension with Milwaukee 2/06 (extension included signing bonus, $0.825M salary for 2007)
      • Milwaukee exercised 2009 option 2/8/08
      • fired by Milwaukee 9/15/08
    • 2 years/$0.9M (2003-04), plus options for 2005 & 2006
      • hired by Milwaukee 10/02, replacing Jerry Royster
      • 03:$0.45M, 04:$0.55M
      • Milwaukee exercised $0.6M 2005 club option & added $0.6M 2007 club option 12/03
      • Milwaukee exercised 2006 option 10/05

     
Aramis Ramirez 3b
3 years/$36M (2012-14), plus 2015 option

  • 3 years/$36M (2012-14), plus 2015 mutual option
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/13/11
    • 12:$6M, 13:$10M, 14:$16M, 15:$14M mutual option ($4M buyout)
    • $6M in 2014 salary deferred, paid in $3M installments 12/15/17 & 12/15/18
    • if option is declined, buyout paid in $2M installments 12/15/15 & 12/15/16
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • Milwaukee exercised its portion of 2015 mutual option 10/31/14
    • Ramirez exercised his portion of 2015 mutual option 11/4/14
  • 5 years/$75M (2007-11), plus 2012 club option
    • re-signed by Cubs as a free agent 11/06
    • $5M signing bonus
    • 07:$8M, 08:$14M, 09:$15.65M, 10:$15.75M, 11:$14.6M player option, 12:$16M club option ($2M buyout)
    • full no-trade clause 2007-10, $1M assignment bonus if traded
    • Ramirez has right to void contract after 2010 & become a free agent
    • if club exercises 2012 option, Ramirez may void and forfeit option
    • award bonuses: $75,000 each for Gold Glove or All Star selection, $0.25M for LCS MVP, $0.3M for MVP,$0.35M for WS MVP
    • 2012 option becomes guaranteed if Ramirez:
      • wins one MVP in 2007-11, or
      • places 2nd or 3rd in MVP vote twice in 2007-11, or
      • wins LCS MVP once in 2007-11, or
      • is an All Star 3 times in 2007-11, or
      • is traded at any time & Ramirez exercises 2011 option
    • Ramirez exercised 2011 player option 11/10
    • Cubs exercised 2012 option 10/29/11, Ramirez declined 2012 option 10/30/11
  • 4 years/$42M (2005-08), plus 2009 mutual option
    • signed extension 4/05, replacing 1 year/$8.95M deal for 2005 signed 1/05 (avoided arbitration, $10.25M-$8M)
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 05:$8M, 06:$10.5M, 07:$11M, 08:$11.5M, 09:$11M mutual option (option is guaranteed with 270 games 2007-08)
    • Ramirez has right to void contract after 2006 & become a free agent
    • exercised right to void final 2 years & become free agent 10/06
  • 3 years/$9.5M (2002-04)
    • 02:$0.5M, 03:$3M, 04:$6M
  • agent: Paul Kinzer
  • ML service: 15.111

Matt Garza rhp
4 years/$50M (2014-17), plus 2018 option

  • 4 years/$50M (2014-17), plus 2018 vesting option
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/27/14
    • 14-17:$12.5M annually. 18: vesting/club option
    • 2018 option vests at $13M if Garza 1) has 110 starts in 2014-17, 2) has 115 innings in 2017 and 3) is not on the disabled list at end of 2017 season
    • club holds $5M option for 2018 if it does not vest at $13M
    • club may exercise 2018 option at $1M if Garza spends more than 130 days on disabled list in any 183-day period from 2014 to 2017
    • $2M annually is deferred without interest, to be paid in four installments each Dec. 15, 2018-21
    • annual performance bonuses: $0.5M each for 30 starts, 190 IP
  • 1 year/$10.25M (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/17/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/22/13
  • 1 year/$9.5M (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 2/3/12 (avoided arbitration, $12.5M-$7.95M)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 for 210 innings pitched. $0.1M for 220 IP
  • 1 year/$5.95M (2011)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.35M (2010)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Tampa Bay 1/7/11
  • 1 year/$0.4333M (2009)
    • renewed by Tampa Bay 2/25/09
    • award bonuses: $10,000 for All Star, $20,000 for Gold Glove
  • 1 year/$0.4046M (2008)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/15/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/07
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Minnesota 11/28/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 8/06
  • drafted by Minnesota 2005 (1-25) (Fresno State)
  • $1.35M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Nez Balelo)
  • ML service: 7.149

Yovani Gallardo rhp
5 years/$30.1M (2010-14), plus 2015 club option

  • 5 years/$30.1M (2010-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed extension 4/8/10, replacing 1 year/$0.45M deal for 2010 renewed 3/4/10
    • $1.25M signing bonus ($0.5M upon approval by MLB, $0.5M on 7/15/10, $0.25M on 11/15/10)
    • 10:$0.5M, 11:$3.25M, 12:$5.5M, 13:$7.75M, 14:$11.25M, 15:$13M club option ($0.6M buyout)
    • Gallardo may void option by earning 6 points based on 2010-14 Cy Young vote (5 points for 1st place, 3 points for 2nd place, 1 point for 3rd place)
    • full no-trade clause for 2010-12 seasons, may block deals to 10 clubs thereafter (Baltimore, Boston, Cleveland, Detroit, Houston, LA Angels, NY Yankees, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Toronto)
    • Milwaukee exercised 2015 option 10/30/14
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2009)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/3/09
  • 1 year/$0.404M (2008)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 6/14/07
  • drafted 2004 (2-46)
  • $0.725M signing bonus
  • agent: Bobby Witt
  • ML service: 7.108

Ryan Braun rf
8 years/$45M (2008-15)
5 years/$105M (2016-20), plus 2021 mutual option

  • 5 years/$105M (2016-20), plus 2021 option
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 4/21/11
    • $10M signing bonus (paid in 4 equal installments each April 1 from 2012 to 2015)
    • 16:$19M, 17:$19M, 18:$19M, 19:$18M, 20:$16M, 21:$15M mutual option ($4M buyout)
    • price of option may increase to $20M based on MVP, Silver Slugger, Gold Glove awards (if earned, award escalators are deferred without interest)
    • $18M in salary ($4M each in 2016-18 and $3M each in 2019-20) deferred without interest, to be paid in equal installments each July 1 from 2022 to 2031
    • no-trade protection
  • 8 years/$45M (2008-15)
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 5/15/08, replacing 1 year/$0.455M contract for 2008 renewed 3/2/08
    • $2.3M signing bonus
    • 08:$0.455M, 09:$0.745M, 10:$1M, 11:$4M, 12:$6M, 13:$8.5M, 14:$10M, 15:$12M
    • may earn additional $6M if Braun qualifies as a Super 2 after 2009 season, increasing salaries to: 10:$3.5M, 11:$5.5M, 12:$7.5M, 13:$9M (did not qualify)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star selection
    • no-trade clause 2008-11, limited no-trade clause 2012-13 (may block deals to 12 clubs), limited no-trade clause 2014-15 (may block deals to 6 clubs)
    • perks: suite for home games
    • Braun to donate $25,000 annually to club charity
    • placed on restricted list 7/22/13 (PED investigation)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 5/25/07
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2005 (1-5) (Miami, Fla.)
  • signed 6/05, $2.45M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Nez Balelo)
  • ML service: 7.129

Kyle Lohse rhp
3 years/$33M (2013-15)

  • 3 years/$33M (2013-15)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 3/25/13
    • 13:$11M, 14:$11M, 15:$11M
    • $7M of 2013 salary deferred, to be paid in 2016-18, reducing contract’s present-day total value to $31.95M
    • annual performance bonus: $0.35M for 190 innings
  • 4 years/$41M (2009-12)
    • signed extension with St. Louis 9/29/08
    • $1.25M signing bonus
    • 09:$7.125M, 10:$8.875M, 11:$11.875M, 12:$11.875M
    • full no-trade clause
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2008)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 3/14/08
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 160, 170, 180, 190, 200 IP
    • $0.5M assignment bonus if traded
  • 1 year/$4.2M (2007)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/07 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Cincinnati 7/30/07
  • 1 year/$3.95M (2006)
    • won arbitration with Minnesota 2/06 ($3.95M-$3.4M)
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Minnesota 7/06
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2005)
    • won arbitration with Minnesota 2/05 ($2.4M-$2.15M)
  • 1 year/$0.395M (2004)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/04
  • 1 year/$0.33M (2003)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/03
  • 1 year/$0.215M (2002)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/02
  • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Chicago Cubs 5/99
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 1996 (29-862) (Butte College, Oroville, Calif.)
  • agent: Scott Boras
  • ML service: 13.092

Jonathan Broxton rhp
3 years/$21M (2013-15), plus 2016 option

  • 3 years/$21M (2013-15), plus 2016 option
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/28/12
    • 13:$4M, 14:$7M, 15:$9M, 16:$9M club option ($1M buyout)
    • if traded, 2016 club option becomes mutual option and buyout increases by $1M
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 10 clubs/season)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Cincinnati 8/31/14
  • 1 year/$4M (2012)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/29/11
    • $1M in performance bonuses based on games
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Kansas City 7/31/12
  • 2 years/$11M (2010-11)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • 10:$4M, 11:$7M
    • 2011 salary increases based on 2010 games finished or finish in 2010 Rolaids ranking: $0.5M for 68 GF or first in Rolaids rank, $0.4M for 64 GF or second place, $0.3M for 60 GF or third place, $0.2M for 56 GF or fourth place, $0.1M for 53 GF or fifth place
  • 1 year/$1.825M (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 40, 45, 55, 60 games finished
  • 1 year/$0.454M (2008)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/23/08
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2007)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 7/05
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2002 (2-60) (Burke County HS, Waynesboro, Ga.)
  • $0.685M signing bonus
  • agent: B.B. Abbott
  • ML service: 9.020

Carlos Gomez cf
3 years/$24M (2014-16)

  • 3 years/$24M (2014-16)
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 3/13/13
    • 14:$7M, 15:$8M, 16:$9M
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$4.3M (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/17/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.9625M (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/12/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 450, 475, 500, 525 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2011)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 12/17/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.15M (2010)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4375M (2009)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/8/09
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Minnesota 11/6/09
  • 1 year/$0.395M (2008)
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from NY Mets 2/1/08
    • signed by Minnesota 2/27/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased 11/06
    • signed by NY Mets 3/07
  • signed 7/02 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Scott Boras
  • ML service: 7.141

Adam Lind 1b-dh
4 years/$18M (2010-13), plus 2014-16 club options

  • 4 years/$18M (2010-13), plus 2014-16 club options
    • signed extension with Toronto 4/3/10, replacing 1-year, $0.41M deal for 2010
    • $0.6M signing bonus
    • 10:$0.4M, 11:$5M, 12:$5M, 13:$5M, 14:$7M club option ($2M buyout), 15:$7.5M club option ($1M buyout), 16:$8M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 5/31/12
    • contract purchased by Toronto 6/25/12
    • Toronto exercised 2014 option 11/1/13
    • Toronto exercised 2015 option 11/1/14
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Toronto 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$0.4118M (2009)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/25/09
  • 1 year/$0.3964M (2008)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/29/08 ($0.1157M in minors)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased 9/06
  • drafted 2004 (3-83)
  • $0.44M signing bonus
  • agent: John Courtright
  • ML service: 7.058

Gerardo Parra rf 
1 year/$4.85M (2014)

  • 1 year/$4.85M (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona 2/3/14 (avoided arbitration, $5.2M-$4.3M)
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Arizona 7/31/14
  • 1 year/$2.35M (2013)
    • re-signed by Arizona 2/5/13 (avoided arbitration, $2.7M-$2.1M)
  • 1 year/$0.502M (2012)
    • renewed by Arizona 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.426M (2011)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4055M (2010)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/11/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 5/12/09
  • signed by Arizona 8/04 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 5.145

Jonathan Lucroy c
5 years/$11M (2012-16), plus 2017 option

  • 5 years/$11M (2012-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 3/26/12, replacing 1 year deal signed 3/12
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 12:$0.5M, 13:$0.75M, 14:$2M, 15:$3M, 16:$4M, 17:$5.25M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • if Lucroy qualifies as a Super 2 after 2012 season, salaries increase to $1.9M in 2013, $2.3M in 2014, $3.3M in 2015, $4.25M in 2016 (met)
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 for All-Star selection
    • limited no-trade protection
  • 1 year/$0.424M (2011)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 5/21/10
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2007 (3-101) (Louisiana-Lafayette)
  • signed 6/12/07, $0.34M signing bonus
  • agent: Sports One Athlete Management
  • ML service: 4.136

Jean Segura ss
1 year/$0.534M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.534M (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.492M (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 11/18/11
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from LA Angels 7/27/12
  • signed 2007 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Joseph Klein
  • ML service: 2.065

Wily Peralta rhp
1 year/$0.515M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.515M (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/14/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/17/10
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/1/11
  • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.45M signing bonus
  • agent: Levinsons, ACES
  • ML service: 2.033

Jim Henderson rhp
1 year/$0.512M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.512M (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.492M (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/26/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 7/26/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as free agent 12/21/10 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2009)
    • released by Chicago Cubs 3/13/09
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 4/1/09 (minor-league contract)
  • selected by Chicago Cubs from Washington in Rule 5 draft 12/06 (minor-league phase)
  • drafted by Montreal 2003 (26-777)
  • ML service: 2.070

Jeremy Jeffress rhp
1 year/$0.5076M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5076M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
    • DFA by Toronto 4/5/14, sent outright to Triple-A 4/15/14 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 4/18/14 (minor-league deal) 
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 7/21/14
  • 1 year/$0.4959M (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
    • DFA by Toronto 4/6/13, sent outright to Triple-A 4/16/13 
    • contract selected by Toronto 9/3/13
  • 1 year/$481,725 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/10/12
    • acquired by Toronto in trade 11/8/12 after being DFA by Kansas City 11/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.4145M (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 6/29/10
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Milwaukee 12/19/10
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2006 (1-16) (Halifax County HS, Va)
  • $1.55M signing bonus
  • agent: Double Diamond Sports
  • ML service: 1.104

Brandon Kintzler rhp
1 year/$0.507M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.507M (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.491M (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/21/12
    • DFA by Milwaukee 6/28/12, sent outright to Triple-A 6/30/12
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 9/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 9/8/10
  • drafted 2004 (40-1,182) (Dixie State JC, Utah)
  • ML service: 3.101

Logan Schafer cf
1 year/$0.505M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.505M (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 9/1/11
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2008 (3-94) (Cal-Poly)
  • signed 6/08, $0.404M signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 2.018

Tyler Thornburg rhp
1 year/$0.505M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.505M (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 6/19/12
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2010 (3-96) (Charleston Southern)
  • $0.3519M signing bonus
  • agent: ACES, Levinsons
  • ML service: 1.146

Scooter Gennett 2b-ss
1 year/$0.504M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.504M (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/26/13
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2010 (16-496) (Sarasota HS, Fla.)
  • $0.26M signing bonus
  • agent: Troy Caradonna
  • ML service: 1.084

Khris Davis lf
1 year/$0.503M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.503M (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/26/13
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2009 (7-226) (Cal State-Fullerton)
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.104

Martin Maldonado c 
1 year/$0.502M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.502M (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.494M (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/26/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/20/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/2/10
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/1/11
  • signed by Milwaukee 1/07 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by LA Angels 2004 (27-803) (Nunez HS, Naguabo, Puerto Rico)
  • agent: Praver-Shapiro
  • ML service: 2.156

Will Smith lhp
1 year/$0.502M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.502M (2014)
    • signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.4965M (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Kansas City 12/5/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 5/22/12
  • acquired by Kansas City in trade from LA Angels 7/22/10
  • drafted by LA Angels 2008 (7-229) (Gulf Coast CC, Fla.)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.155

Wei-Chung Wang lhp
1 year/$0.5M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • selected by Milwaukee from Pittsburgh in Rule 5 draft 12/12/13
    • signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • re-signed by Pittsburgh 10/5/11 after
    initial contract was voided when it was discovered Wang needed elbow
    surgery (making him eligible for Rule 5 draft if not on 40-man roster)
  • signed by Pittsburgh as an amateur free agent from Taiwan 6/24/11
  • ML service: 1.000

Michael Blazek rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 11/20/12
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13 
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from St. Louis 9/1/13 (player to be named in 8/30/13 John Axford deal)
  • drafted by St. Louis 2007 (35-1,068) (Arbor View HS, Las Vegas)
  • ML service: 0.067

Juan Centeno c
1  year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from NY Mets 10/31/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 9/9/13
  • drafted by NY Mets 2007 (32-991) (Antonio Luchetti HS, Arecibo, P.R.)
  • ML service: 0.063

Matt Clark 1b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/13/14 (minor-league deal)
    • released by NY Mets 6/25/14
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 7/4/14 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 9/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Chunichi of Japan 1/16/13
  • released by San Diego 1/8/13
  • drafted by San Diego 2008 (12-375) (LSU)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.027

Michael Fiers rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.498M (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 9/10/11
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2009 (22-676) (Nova Southeastern U.)
  • agent: Select Sports Group
  • ML service: 1.085

Hector Gomez ss
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 10/2/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 9/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from Colorado 6/28/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 10/19/12
  • signed by Colorado 2004 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.126

Brooks Hall rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2009 (4-136) (Hanna HS, Anderson, S.C.)
  • $0.7M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Johnny Hellweg rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 11/18/11
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from LA Angels 7/27/12
  • drafted by LA Angels 2008 (16-499) (Florida CC, Jacksonville)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • agent: Jeff Berry, CAA
  • ML service: 0.042

Elian Herrera of
1 year/$0.5M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/13
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from LA Dodgers 11/4/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 5/14/12
  • signed by LA Dodgers 2006 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 1.071

Luis Jimenez 3b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from LA Angels 10/27/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 11/2/11
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12
  • signed by Oakland 1999 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.109

Hunter Morris 1b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2010 (4-129) (Auburn)
  • $0.2187M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 0.000

Jimmy Nelson rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 9/3/13
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2010 (2-64) (Alabama)
  • $0.5706M signing bonus
  • agent: Select Sports
  • ML service: 0.107

Ariel Pena rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 11/18/11
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from LA Angels 7/27/12
  • signed by LA Angels 2009 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Jason Rogers 1b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2010 (32-969) (Columbus State, Ga.)
  • ML service: 0.027

Rob Wooten rhp
1 year/$0.501M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.501M (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 7/26/13
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2008 (13-398) (University of North Carolina)
  • ML service: 1.007

Minor-league contracts

Orlando Arcia ss
2014

  • signed by Milwaukee 10/10 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $95,000 signing bonus
  • ML service:

Jed Bradley lhp
2014

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2011 (1-15) (Georgia Tech)
  • $2M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Billy Buckner rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 4/21/14 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by San Diego 5/24/14 
    • DFA by San Diego 5/25/14
    • released by San Diego 8/2/14
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 8/16/14 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/13/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 5/16/13 
    • DFA by LA Angels 5/26/13, sent outright to Triple-A 5/28/13 
    • contract selected by LA Angels 6/21/13 
    • DFA by LA Angels 7/25/13, sent outright to Triple-A 7/28/13 
    • contract selected by LA Angels 8/21/13
    • DFA by LA Angels 8/23/13, sent outright to Triple-A 8/25/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 2/29/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Colorado 12/20/10 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/11/10
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Arizona 6/1/10 (D. Willis deal)
    • released by Detroit 7/25/10
  • 1 year/$0.403M (2009)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Kansas City 12/14/07
    • signed by Arizona 3/9/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 8/24/07
  • drafted by Kansas City 2004 (2-55) (South Carolina)
  • $0.635M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.081 (through 2013)

Clint Coulter c
2014

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2012 (1-27) (Union HS, Camas, Wash.)
  • $1.675M signing bonus (slot)
  • ML service:

Jose De La Torre rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 3/12/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by Boston 5/20/13
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers 9/13/13 after being DFA by Boston 9/10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/1/12 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Cleveland 7/24/12
  • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 6/06 (minor-league contract)
  • signed by Milwaukee 1/04 as an amateur free agent from Texarkana JC, Texas, released by Milwaukee 4/04
  • agent: Burton Rocks
  • ML service: 0.031 (through 2013)

Nick Delmonico 1b
2014

  • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Baltimore 7/23/13
  • drafted by Baltimore 2011 (6-185) (Farragut HS, Knoxville, Tenn.)
  • $1.525M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Tim Dillard rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 5/1/14 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 5/3/13 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$0.482M (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/20/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 7/11/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 11/5/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 5/14/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • DFA by Milwaukee 2/3/10, sent outright to Triple-A 2/5/10
  • 1 year/$0.402M (2009)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/28/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased 11/19/07
    • signed 1/7/08
  • drafted 2002 (34-1,009)
  • agent: Rob Martin, ICON Sports
  • ML service: 1.106 (through 2012)

John Ely rhp 
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/18/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/13/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
    • released by Houston 11/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 9/1/12
    • acquired by Houston in trade from LA Dodgers 12/19/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Dodgers 11/18/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/18/09
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 4/28/10
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2007 (3-119) (Miami-Ohio)
  • $240,750 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.167

Irving Falu inf
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/4/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 5/26/14 
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers from Milwaukee 6/26/14 
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from San Diego 7/17/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 8/7/14
  • 1 year/$492,025 (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/15/13
    • DFA by Kansas City 11/20/13, released 11/26/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 5/3/12
  • drafted by Kansas City 2003 (21-612) (Indian Hills CC, Iowa)
  • ML service: 0.081 (through 2013)

Jacob Gatewood ss
2014

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2014 (1s-41) (Clovis HS, Calif.)
  • $1.83M signing bonus ($1.3849M slot)
  • ML service:

Hector Gimenez c
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 11/25/13 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Chicago White Sox 5/25/14
    • released by Toronto 7/10/14
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 7/16/14 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$0.493M (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/22/13
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 7/5/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by White Sox as a free agent 1/3/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 8/30/12
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2011)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 11/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 11/19/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Dodgers 6/10/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Pittsburgh 12/09 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Pittsburgh (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 11/27/07 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/05
  • signed by Houston 1999 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 2.050 (through 2013)

Caleb Gindl of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
    • DFA by Milwaukee 9/2/14, sent outright to Triple-A 9/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/9/12
  • drafted 2007 (5-161) (Pace HS, Milton, Fla)
  • $144,900 signing bonus
  • agent: Relativity Baseball
  • ML service: 0.086 (through 2013)

David Goforth rhp
2014

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2011 (7-221) (Mississippi)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Sean Halton 1b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 3/18/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 6/26/13
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2009 (13-406) (Lewis & Clark State, Idaho)
  • ML service: 0.062 (through 2013)

Donovan Hand rhp
2014

  • 2014
    • DFA by Milwaukee 2/7/14, sent outright to Triple-A 2/12/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 5/26/13
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2007 (14-431) (Jacksonville State)
  • ML service: 0.127

Jeremy Hermida of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/25/14 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/5/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2012)
    • re-signed by San Diego as free agent 12/30/11 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $0.8M in majors
    • contract purchased by San Diego 4/3/12
    • DFA by San Diego 8/22/12, released 8/28/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/4/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 4/18/11
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers from Cincinnati 8/31/11
    • DFA by San Diego 12/7/11, non-tendered 12/12/11
  • 1 year/$3.345M (2010)
    • signed by Boston 1/26/10 (avoided arbitration, $3.85M-$2.95M)
    • DFA by Boston 7/31/10, sent outright to Triple-A 8/9/10
    • released by Boston 8/31/10
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 9/3/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 9/8/10
  • 1 year/$2.25M (2009)
    • re-signed by Florida 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Florida 11/5/09
  • 1 year/$0.395M (2008)
    • renewed by Florida 3/2/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • renewed by Florida 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed by Florida 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Florida 8/05
  • drafted by Florida 2002 (1-11) (Wheeler HS, Marietta, Ga.)
  • $2.0125M signing bonus
  • agent: Career Sports
  • ML service: 5.167 (through 2013)

Taylor Jungmann rhp
2014

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2011 (1-12) (Texas)
  • $2.525M signing bonus
  • agent: Hendricks Sports
  • ML service:

Arcenio Leon rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 10/2/13 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • DFA by Milwaukee 1/7/13, sent outright to Triple-A 1/9/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/12
    • claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from Houston 11/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/19/10
    • re-signed by Houston 2/11
  • signed by Houston 2005 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2012)

Kodi Medeiros lhp
2014

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2014 (1-12) (Waiakea HS, Hilo, Hawaii)
  • $2.5M signing bonus ($2.8057M slot)
  • ML service:

Pete Orr inf
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/27/14 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 8/26/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/3/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2012)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia as free agent 11/3/11 (minor-league deal)
    • salary of $0.6M in majors
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 4/3/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 6/8/12
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 9/4/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/18/12
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2011)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/11/10 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 3/30/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/17/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 12/15/09 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2009)
    • re-signed by Washington 11/14/08 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Washington 8/28/09
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Washington 11/6/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/07 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Washington 6/21/08
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Washington 10/30/08
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2007)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/07
    • DFA by Atlanta 11/20/07
  • 1 year/$0.34M (2006)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 11/04
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/05
  • agent: Blake Corosky
  • ML service: 4.145 (through 2013)

Josh Prince of
2014

  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/26/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 10/4/13
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2009 (3-105) (Tulane)
  • $0.3042M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2012)

Victor Roache of
2014

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2012 (1-28) (Georgia Southern)
  • $1.525M signing bonus ($1.65M slot)
  • agent: Reynolds Sports
  • ML service:

Kevin Shackelford rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14 
    • DFA by Milwaukee 7/17/14, sent outright to Triple-A 7/19/14
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2010 (21-639) (Marshall)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2013)

Tyrone Taylor of
2014

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2012 (2-92) (Torrence HS, Calif.)
  • $0.75M signing bonus ($0.5236M slot)
  • ML service:

Eugenio Velezinf
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 10/2/13 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/11/12 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Toronto 7/22/13
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 7/26/13 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 12/21/11 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 12/13/10 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 7/4/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Dodgers 10/4/11
  • 1 year/$0.416M (2010)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/10
    • non-tendered by San Francisco 12/13/10
  • 1 year/$0.404M (2009)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/9/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased 11/06
    • re-signed 3/07
  • selected from Toronto in Triple-A phase of Rule 5 draft 12/05
  • signed 8/01 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 2.111 (through 2012)

Devin Williams rhp
2014

  • drafted by Milwaukee 2013 (2-54) (Hazelwood West HS, Mo.)
  • $1.35M signing bonus ($1.0173M slot)
  • ML service:

 

 

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