Pittsburgh Pirates

Service time in years & days (through 2014 season).
A group led by Kevin McClatchy bought the Pirates for $92M in 1996. The family of chairman of the board Robert Nutting secured controlling interest in the franchise in January, 2007.

Forbes magazine valued the club at $900M in March, 2015.

Bloomberg valued the franchise at $610M in October, 2013.

PIRATES PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2015 $ 90,053,000 $ ( )
2014 $ 71,929,333 $ 78,379,602 (27)
2013 $ 66,805,000 $ 74,608,266 (25)
2012 $ 51,932,333 $ 61,300,313 (29)
2011 $ 42,047,000 $ 51,784,810 (27)
2010 $ 39,068,000 $ 44,146,967 (29)
2009 $ 48,693,000 $ 47,991,132 (28)
2008 $ 48,689,783 $ 50,764,410 (29)
2007 $ 38,537,823 $ 51,360,907 (27)
2006 $ 46,717,750 $ 43,443,685 (28)
2005 $ 38,133,000 $ 30,139,200 (29)
2004 $ 32,227,929 $ 32,507,271 (28)
2003 $ 54,812,429 $ 62,314,723 (21)
2002 $ 42,323,599 $ 46,059,984 (24)
2001 $ 57,760,833 $ 46,661,290 (22)
2000 $ 29,600,000 $ 33,630,256 (25)
  • 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.

Frank Coonelly President
2007 -

  • hired 9/2007
  • formerly MLB Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Labor Relations

Neal Huntington General Manager
3 years (2015-17), plus 2018 club option

  • 3 years (2015-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed extension with Pittsburgh 4/5/14
  • 3 years (2012-14), plus 2015 club option
    • signed extension with Pittsburgh 9/11/11
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed extension with Pittsburgh during 2009-10 off-season
  • 3 years (2008-10)
    • hired 9/25/07, replacing Dave Littlefield & interim GM Brian Graham
  • Cleveland, 1998-2007
    • Special Assistant to GM (2005-07), Assistant GM (2002-04), Director, Player Development (1999-2001), Assistant Director, Minor League Operations (1998)
  • Montreal, 1995-97 (Assistant Director, Player Development & Scouting)
  • Vice President & General Counsel Bryan Stroh
  • Special Assistant to the GM Doug Strange
  • Assistant GM Greg Smith
  • Assistant GM Kyle Stark
  • Director of Player Personnel Tyrone Brooks
  • Director of Amateur Scouting Joe DelliCarri
  • Director of Minor League Operations Larry Broadway
  • Director of Baseball Operations Kevan Graves

Clint Hurdle Manager
3 years (2015-17), plus 2018 club option

  • 3 years (2015-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed extension with Pittsburgh 4/5/14
  • 1 year (2014), plus 2015 club option
    • signed extension with Pittsburgh 2/19/13
  • 3 years (2011-13)
    • hired by Pittsburgh 11/15/10, replacing John Russell
  • Texas Rangers
    • hitting coach, 2010
  • Colorado Rockies
    • manager, 2002-09
    • hitting coach, 1997-2002
  • former manager John Russell
    • 2 years/$1.6M (2008-09), plus 2010, 2011 club options
      • hired by Pittsburgh 11/5/07
      • Pittsburgh exercised 2010 club option 2/21/09
      • Pittsburgh exercised 2011 club option during 2009-10 off-season
      • fired by Pittsburgh 10/4/10

Francisco Liriano lhp
3 years/$39M (2015-17)

  • 3 years/$39M (2015-17)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/15/14
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 15:$11M, 16:$13M, 17:$13M
    • award bonuses: $0.35M for Cy Young ($0.15M for second place in vote, $0.1M for third). $50,000 for All-Star. $25,000 each for LDS, LCS, WS MVP
  • 1 year/$1M (2013), plus 2014 club option
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 2/8/13
    • 13:$1M, 14:$8M club option
    • may earn additional $3.75M in 2013 roster bonuses based on days not spent on disabled list with injury to humerus bone of non-throwing right arm
    • 2014 option guaranteed at $8M with 150 days not spent on disabled list in 2013 with the right arm injury, $6M with 120 days not spent on disabled list with the right arm injury, $5M with 90 days not spent on disabled list with the right arm injury
    • if 2014 option vests at $5M or $6M, Liriano may earn performance bonuses up to $8M based on games started 
    • 2014 option vested at $6M
    • Pittsburgh made qualifying offer 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$5.5M (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Minnesota 7/29/12
  • 1 year/$4.3M (2011)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/5/11 (avoided arbitration, $5M-$3.6M)
  • 1 year/$1.6M (2010)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.43M (2009)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/8/09
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2008)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/27/08
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2007)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/05
  • signed 2000 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Greg Genske
  • ML service: 8.104

Andrew McCutchen cf
6 years/$51.5M (2012-17), plus 2018 option

  • 6 years/$51.5M (2012-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed extension with Pittsburgh 3/6/12
    • $1.25M signing bonus (paid within 30 days of MLB approval)
    • 12:$0.5M, 13:$4.5M, 14:$7.25M, 15:$10M, 16:$13M, 17:$14M, 18:$14.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for WS MVP, Gold Glove, All-Star selection. $0.125M for MVP ($75,000 for 2nd in vote, $50,000-3rd)
  • 1 year/$0.4525M (2011)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4225M (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 6/3/09
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2005 (1-11) (Fort Meade HS, Milton, Fla)
  • $1.9M signing bonus
  • agent: Steve Hammond
  • ML service: 5.123

A.J. Burnett rhp
1 year/$8.5M (2015)

  • 1 year/$8.5M (2015)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 11/14/14
  • 2 years/$22.5M (2014-15)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/16/14
    • $7.5M signing bonus ($1M on 12/15/14, $2.75M on 1/15/15, $3.75M on 6/30/15)
    • 14:$7.5M, 15:$15M mutual option ($1M buyout) or $7.5M player option
    • buyout paid if Burnett has fewer than 30 starts in 2014 & one side declines
    • 2015 player option increases to $8.5M with 24 GS in 2014, $10M with 27 GS, $11.75M with 30 GS, $12.75M with 32 GS
    • annual performance bonuses: $0.5M each for 24, 27 GS. $0.75M for 30 GS
    • limited no-trade protection (may block trades to 20 clubs, including all except Baltimore, Boston, Cincinnati, Kansas City, NY Mets, NY Yankees, Pittsburgh, St. Louis, Washington)
    • Philadelphia, Burnett declined $15M mutual option 11/1/14
    • Burnett declined $12.75M player option for 2015 11/3/14
  • 5 years/$82.5M (2009-13)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/12/08
    • 09-13:$16.5M annually
    • limited no-trade clause (Burnett may block deals to 10 clubs/year)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from NY Yankees 2/17/12 (Pirates pay $5M of 2012 salary and $8M of 2013 salary)
  • 5 years/$55M (2006-10)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/05
    • $6M signing bonus
    • 06:$1M, 07:$12M, 08:$12M, 09:$12M, 10:$12M
    • Burnett may opt out of the contract after 2008
    • limited no-trade clause (may block deals to 15 clubs)
    • deal includes 8 round-trip limousine trips per season between Toronto & Burnett’s Maryland home for his wife
    • opted out of contract, filed for free agency 11/13/08
  • 1 year/$3.65M (2005)
    • re-signed by Florida 1/05 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 190, 200, 210 IP
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2004)
    • re-signed by Florida 12/03 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2003)
    • lost arbitration with Florida 2/03 ($3.075M-$2.5M)
  • 1 year/$0.3675M (2002)
  • acquired by Florida in trade from NY Mets 2/6/98
  • drafted by NY Mets 1995 (8-217) (Central Arkansas Christian HS, North Little Rock)
  • agent: Darek Braunecker & Mark Rodgers
  • ML service: 15.038

Charlie Morton rhp
3 years/$21M (2014-16), plus 2017 option

  • 3 years/$21M (2014-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed extension with Pittsburgh 12/11/13
    • 14:$4M, 15:$8M, 16:$8M, 17:$9.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • if traded, 2017 becomes mutual option (Morton forfeits buyout if he declines)
    • may earn additional $0.5M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$2M (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 11/30/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.445M (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.441M (2011)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4225M (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/09
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Atlanta 6/3/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased 11/20/07
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/29/08
  • drafted 2002 (3-95)
  • $0.415M signing bonus
  • agent: Andrew Lowenthal, Jet Sports
  • ML service: 6.010

Neil Walker 2b
1 year/$8M (2015)

  • 1 year/$8M (2015)
    • lost arbitration with Pittsburgh 2/7/15 ($9M-$8M)
  • 1 year/$5.75M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$3.3M (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/31/13 (avoided arbitration, $3.6M-$3M)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.437M (2011)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/09
  • drafted 2004 (1-11) (Pine Richland HS, Pa.)
  • $1.95M signing bonus
  • agents: Hendricks Sports (previously Diamond Talent)
  • ML service: 4.166

Pedro Alvarez 1b
1 year/$5.75M (2015)

  • 1 year/$5.75M (2015)
    • won in arbitration with Pittsburgh 2/19/15 ($5.75M-$5.25M)
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 4 years/$6.355M (2009-12), plus 2013-14 club options
    • originally signed minor-league contract with $6M bonus 8/15/08 (arbitrator to review signing after players’ union filed grievance arguing Alvarez did not agree to deal before 8/15 deadline)
    • signed re-worked Major League contract 9/24/08, with union agreeing to drop grievance & MLB agreeing to notify union of any deadline extensions in the future
    • $6M signing bonus paid over 4 years
    • 09:$0.4M, 10:$0.5M, 11:$0.55M, 12:$0.7M, 13:$0.7M club option, 14:$0.7M club option
    • annual salary of $88,750 in minor leagues
    • Alvarez may void 2013, 2014 option if otherwise arbitration-eligible
    • if Alvarez is not in the majors by 2013, club may exercise options for split contracts for 2013-14 at $0.7M annually ($0.5M in minors)
    • Pittsburgh exercised 2013 option 10/31/12 
    • Alvarez to opt out of deal and enter arbitration for 2014
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2008 (1-2) (Vanderbilt)
  • agent: Scott Boras
  • ML service: 4.085

Mark Melancon rhp
1 year/$5.4M (2014)

  • 1 year/$5.4M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.595M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.521M (2013)
    • signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
    • award bonuses, including $10,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.521M (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/9/12
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Boston 12/26/12
  • 1 year/$0.421M (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/11
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Houston 12/14/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/12/10
    • acquired by Houston in trade from NY Yankees 7/31/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Yankees 4/25/09
  • drafted 2006 (9-284) (Arizona)
  • $0.6M signing bonus
  • agent: Relativity
  • ML service: 4.098

Antonio Bastardo lhp
1 year/$3.1M (2015)

  • 1 year/$3.1M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2M (2014)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/21/14 (avoided arbitration, $2.5M-$1.675M)
    • performance bonuses
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Philadelphia 12/10/14
  • 1 year/$1.4M (2013)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • placed on restricted list 8/5/13 (PED violation)
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2012)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/12
  • 1 year/$0.419M (2011)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2010)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 6/2/09
  • signed 2005 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 5.054

Josh Harrison 3b
4 years/$27.3M (2015-18), plus 2019-20 options

  • 4 years/$27.3M (2015-18), plus 2019-20 club options
    • signed extension with Pittsburgh 4/8/15, expanding one-year deal for $2.8M signed 1/16/15, avoiding arbitration
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 15:$2.8M, 16:$5M, 17:$7.5M, 18:$10M, 19:$10.5M club option ($1M buyout), 20:$11.5M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • options may increase by $1M each based on finish in MVP vote
  • 1 year/$2.8M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.513M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
    • award bonus: $10,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$0.503M (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
  • 1 year/$0.484M (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 5/30/11
  • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/30/09
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2008 (6-191) (University of Cincinnati)
  • $0.1445M signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.033

Corey Hart 1b-rf
1 year/$2.5M (2015)

  • 1 year/$2.5M (2015)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/19/14
    • performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 350, 375, 400, 425 plate appearances. $0.3M each 450, 475, 500, 525, 550 PAs
  • 1 year/$6M (2014)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/11/13
    • may earn additional $4.65M in performance bonuses based on plate appearances up to 650
    • DFA by Seattle 9/28/14 (refused assignment 10/7/14)
  • 3 years/$26.5M (2011-13)
    • signed extension with Milwaukee 8/2/10
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 11:$6.5M, 12:$9M, 13:$10M
    • limited no-trade clause (may block deals to 15 clubs)
  • 1 year/$4.8M (2010)
    • won arbitration with Milwaukee 2/12/10 ($4.8M-$4.15M)
  • 1 year/$3.25M (2009)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/17/09 (avoided arbitration, $3.8M-$2.7M)
  • 1 year/$0.444M (2008)
    • renewed by Milwaukee 3/2/08
  • 1 year/$0.395M (2007)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.3295M (2006)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/05
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2000 (11-321)
  • agent: CAA Sports (Jeff Berry)
  • ML service: 9.038

Jung-ho Kang ss
4 years/$11M (2015-18), plus 2019 option

  • 4 years/$11M (2015-18), plus 2019 club option
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent from South Korea 1/16/15
    • 15:$2.5M, 16:$2.5M, 17:$2.75M, 18:$3M, 19:$5.5M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • annual performance bonuses: $75,000 for 475 plate appearances. $0.1M each for 500, 525, 550 PAs. $0.175M for 575 PAs. $0.2M for 600 PA.
    • perks: Up to $50,000 a year for four round-trip business class flights to South Korea for Kang and family. Up to $5,000 annually in shipping expenses. Interpreter with annual salary up to $60,000. English-language instruction.
    • to be released at contract’s end, becoming a free agent
  • agent: Alan Nero
  • ML service: 0.000

Vance Worley rhp
1 year/$2.45M (2015)

  • 1 year/$2.45M (2015)
    • won in arbitration with Pittsburgh 2/10/15 ($2.45M-$2M)
  • 1 year/$0.5275M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 3/21/14 
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Minnesota 3/25/14 
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 6/15/14
  • 1 year/$0.525M (2013)
    • signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2012)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/12
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Philadelphia 12/6/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 7/21/10
  • drafted 2008 (3-102) (Long Beach State)
  • signed 6/08, $0.355M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.139

Sean Rodriguez 2b-3b
1 year/$1.9M (2015)

  • 1 year/$1.9M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.475M (2014)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 300 plate appearances
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 12/1/14 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 11/26/14
  • 1 year/$1M (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 12/4/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4928M (2012)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.4286M (2011)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/26/11
  • 1 year/$0.4055M (2010)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 2/23/09
    • award bonuses: $25,000 for All Star
    • acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from LA Angels 9/1/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 11/2/07
  • drafted by LA Angels 2003 (3-90) (Braddock HS, Miami)
  • $0.4M signing bonus
  • ML service: 5.133

Tony Watson lhp
1 year/$1.75M (2015)

  • 1 year/$1.75M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5185M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
    • award bonus: $10,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$0.5055M (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
  • 1 year/$0.484M (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/19/10
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2007 (9-278) (Nebraska)
  • $85,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.101

Starling Marte lf
6 years/$31M (2014-19), plus 2020-21 options

  • 6 years/$31M (2014-19), plus 2020-21 club option
    • signed extension with Pittsburgh 3/27/14, replacing 1-year, $516,000 contract signed 3/6/14
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 14:$0.5M, 15:$1M, 16:$3M, 17:$5M, 18:$7.5M, 19:$10M, 20:$11.5M club option ($2M buyout), 21:$12.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • option prices increase by $0.5M each for top-five finish in 2014-19 MVP votes, with maximum increase of $1M
    • 2021 option price increases by $0.5M for top-five finish in 2020 MVP vote
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
  • signed 2007 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $85,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.070

Chris Stewart c
1 year/$1.225M (2015)

  • 1 year/$1.225M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1M (2014)
    • signed by Pittsburgh 12/3/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.5151M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from NY Yankees 12/3/13
  • 1 year/$0.4825M (2012)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/9/12
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from San Francisco 4/4/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 12/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 5/26/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/10 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 9/1/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 2009 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Chicago White Sox 3/22/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • released by Texas 3/27/08
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 4/08 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 4/28/08
    • DFA by NY Yankees 6/30/08
  • 1 year/$0.381M (2007)
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago White Sox 1/07
    • signed by Texas 2/07
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 10/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 11/05
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/06
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2001 (12-373) (Riverside CC, Calif.)
  • agent: Jim Kuzmich
  • ML service: 4.091

Jared Hughes rhp
1 year/$1.075M (2015)

  • 1 year/$1.075M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • 1 year/$0.5045M (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 9/6/11
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2006 (4-110) (Long Beach State)
  • $0.305M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.162

Radhames Liz rhp
1 year/$1M (2015)

  • 1 year/$1M (2015)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/12/14
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Toronto as a free agent 3/1/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 2011-13: LG of Korea (signed 1/8/11)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • released by San Diego 1/4/11
  • 1 year/$0.4225M (2010)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.4025M (2009)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/09 (split contract, $147,644 in minors)
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers from Baltimore 11/25/09
  • signed by Baltimore 2/15/03 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.135

Francisco Cervelli c
1 year/$0.9875M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.9875M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from NY Yankees 11/12/14
  • 1 year/$515,350 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
    • placed on restricted list 8/5/13 (PED violation stemming from Biogenesis case)
  • 1 year/$0.5137M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year/$0.4557M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4108M (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/12/10
  • 1 year/$400,700 (2009)
    • re-signed by Yankees 3/3/09 (split contract, $65,000 in minors)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/07
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/4/08
  • signed by NY Yankees 2003 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Relativity Baseball
  • ML service: 4.146

Jordy Mercer ss
1 year/$0.538M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.538M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$0.5155M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2008 (3-79) (Oklahoma State)
  • signed 6/08, $0.508M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.095

Jeff Locke lhp
1 year/$0.531M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.531M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$0.513M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • 1 year/$0.4975M (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
    • award bonus: $10,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/19/10
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
  • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Atlanta 6/3/09
  • drafted by Atlanta 2006 (2-51) (Kennett HS, Conway, NH)
  • $0.675M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.020

Gerrit Cole rhp
1 year/$0.531M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.531M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 6/11/13
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2011 (1-1) (UCLA)
  • $8M signing bonus (up to $9M if he reaches majors by 2013)
  • agent: Scott Boras
  • ML service: 1.111

Tony Sanchez c
1 year/$0.518M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.518M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$0.507M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2009 (1-4) (Boston College)
  • $2.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Mike Zimmerman, ACES
  • ML service: 0.142

Rob Scahill rhp
1 year/$0.5175M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5175M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 11/11/14 after being DFA by Colorado 11/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 9/6/12
  • drafted by Colorado 2009 (8-241) (Bradley)
  • $0.11M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 0.147

Arquimedes Caminero rhp
1 year/$0.5155M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5155M (2015)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 2/4/15 after being DFA by Miami 1/28/15
    • signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/20/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/2/12
  • 2011
    • contract purchased by Florida 11/20/10
  • signed by Florida as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.060

Brandon Cumpton rhp
1 year/$0.5205M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5205M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$0.507M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 6/15/13
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2010 (9-267) (Georgia Tech)
  • $0.1245M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.127

Jaff Decker of
1  year/$0.51M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.51M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 11/20/12
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/9/13 
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 11/25/13 after being DFA by San Diego 11/20/13
  • drafted by San Diego 2008 (1s-42) (Sunrise Mountain HS, Peoria, Ari.)
  • ML service: 0.032

Elias Diaz c
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • signed by Pittsburgh 11/7/08 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.000

Willy Garcia of
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 11/20/14
  • signed by Pittsburgh 4/26/10 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Alen Hanson ss
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh11/20/13
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • signed 2009 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

John Holdzkom rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 6/23/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 8/31/14
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/5/12 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cincinnati 6/21/12
  • released by NY Mets 3/24/11
  • drafted by NY Mets 2006 (4-124) (Salt Lake CC)
  • $0.21M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.028

Nick Kingham rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2010 (4-117) (Sierra Vista HS, Las Vegas)
  • $0.485M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Bobby LaFromboise lhp
1  year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/27/14
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers 4/2/14 after being DFA by Seattle 3/27/14
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers 8/24/14 after being DFA by San Diego 8/20/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/16/13
  • drafted by Seattle 2008 (8-252) (New Mexico)
  • $70,000 signing bonus 
  • ML service: 0.070

Andrew Lambo of
1 year/$0.5155M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5155M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 8/13/13
  • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from LA Dodgers 7/31/10 (Octavio Dotel deal)
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2007 (4-146) (Newbury Park HS, Calif.)
  • ML service: 0.079

Gregory Polanco rf
1 year/$0.525M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.525M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • signed by Pittsburgh 2009 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.175M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.103

Casey Sadler rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2010 (25-747) (Western Oklahoma JC)
  • ML service: 0.050

Justin Sellers 2b-3b
1 year/$0.5185M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5185M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$0.504M (2014)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade 3/2/14 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 2/22/14
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/14
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Cleveland 10/25/14
  • 1 year/$0.494M (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 8/12/11
  • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Chicago Cubs 4/2/09
  • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Oakland 2/2/09
  • drafted by Oakland 2005 (6-191) (Marina HS, Huntington Beach, Calif.)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.124

Jameson Taillon rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2010 (1-2) (The Woodlands HS, Texas)
  • $6.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Hendricks Sports
  • ML service: 0.000

Minor leagues

Josh Bell of
2015

  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2011 (2-61) (Dallas Jesuit HS)
  • $5M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Keon Broxton of
2015

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Arizona 3/27/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 11/19/12
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/2/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 10/4/13
  • drafted by Arizona 2009 (3-95) (Santa Fe CC, Fla.)
  • $0.358M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000 

Pedro Floriman Jr. ss
1 year/$0.521M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.521M (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 4/5/15, sent outright to Triple-A 4/11/15
  • 1 year/$0.5175M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
    • claimed by Washington off waivers from Minnesota 9/18/14
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers from Washington 11/20/14
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers from Baltimore 12/5/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 12/12/11
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 8/15/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 11/18/09
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/9/10
  • signed by Baltimore 6/04 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 1.139

Tyler Glasnow rhp
2015

  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2011 (5-152) (Hart HS, Santa Clarita, Calif.)
  • $0.6M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Gorkys Hernandez of
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/1/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by KC as a free agent 11/18/13 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Kansas City 4/10/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/13
    • DFA by Miami 3/31/13, sent outright to Triple-A 4/3/13 
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Miami 7/23/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Pittsburgh 7/31/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
  • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Atlanta 6/3/09
  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Detroit 10/29/07
  • signed 2005 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Scott Boras
  • ML service: 0.111

Connor Joe of
2015

  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2014 (1s-39) (San Diego)
  • $1.25M signing bonus ($1.4576M slot)
  • ML service:

Mitch Keller rhp
2015

  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2014 (2-64) (Xavier HS, Cedar Rapids, Ia.)
  • $1M signing bonus ($0.8868M slot)
  • ML service:

Charlie Leesman lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/12/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 8/16/14, released 8/20/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/22/13
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 4/14/13, released 4/17/13 
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 4/23/13 (minor-league contract) 
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 8/9/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/4/12
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2008 (11-330) (Xavier)
  • ML service: 0.032

Brad Lincoln rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 11/18/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5123M (2014)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 4/12/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/13
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Toronto 12/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Pittsburgh 7/31/12
  • 1 year/$0.4145M (2011)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2006 (1-4) (Houston)
  • $2.75M signing bonus
  • agent: Peter Vescovo
  • ML service: 2.048

Steve Lombardozzi inf
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Baltimore 2/4/15
    • signed by Pittsburgh 3/4/15
  • 1 year/$0.5175M (2014)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/1/14 
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Detroit 3/24/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 12/8/14
  • 1 year/$501,250 (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/6/13
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Washington 12/3/13
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Washington 9/6/11
  • drafted by Washington 2008 (19-571) (St. Petersburg College)
  • ML service: 2.058

Reese McGuire c
2015

  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2013 (1-14) (Kentwood HS, Covington, Wash.)
  • signed 6/18/13, $2.369M signing bonus ($2.5698M slot)
  • ML service:

Austin Meadows cf
2015

  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2013 (1-9) (Grayson HS, Loganville, Ga.)
  • $3.0296M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Brent Morel 3b
2015

  • 1 year (2014)
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers 2/24/14 after being DFA by Toronto 2/21/14
    • signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 11/20/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/22/13
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers from Chicago White Sox 12/23/13
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/4/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 9/3/10
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2008 (3-86) (Cal Poly)
  • signed 6/08, $0.44M signing bonus
  • agent: Adam Karon
  • ML service: 2.049

Hunter Morris 1b
2015

  • 2015
    • DFA by Milwaukee 1/19/15, sent outright to Triple-A 1/26/15
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Milwaukee 4/2/15
  • 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

Harold Ramirez rhp
2015

  • signed 7/2/11 as an amateur free agent from Colombia
  • $1.05M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Clayton Richard lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/3/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 8/1/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$5.24M (2013)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/16/13 (avoided arbitration, $5.55M-$4.905M)
    • refused outright assignment, elected free agency 10/28/13
  • 1 year/$2.705M (2012)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/23/12 (avoided arbitration, $3.1M-$2.35M)
  • 1 year/$0.4688M (2011)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/27/11
  • 1 year/$0.4237M (2010)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/24/09
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/31/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by White Sox 7/21/08
  • drafted by White Sox 2005 (8-245) (Michigan)
  • $78,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Relativity Baseball
  • ML service: 5.070

Jose Tabata rf
6 years/$15M (2011-16), plus 2017-19 club options

  • 6 years/$15M (2011-16), plus 2017-19 club options
    • signed extension with Pittsburgh 8/21/11, replacing 1 year/$0.428M deal signed 3/11
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 11:$0.5M, 12:$0.75M, 13:$1M, 14:$3M, 15:$4M, 16:$4.5M, 17:$6.5M club option, 18:$7.5M club option, 19:$8.5M club option ($0.25M buyout for any of the three options)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 6/24/14
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 8/25/14
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 10/3/14, sent outright to Triple-A 10/9/14
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased 11/20/08
  • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Yankees 7/25/08
  • signed 2005 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.55M signing bonus
  • ML service: 4.031

Cole Tucker ss
2015

  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2014 (1-24) (Mountain Pointe HS, Calif.)
  • $1.8M signing bonus ($1.9255M slot)
  • ML service:

Chris Volstad rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/28/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Doosan Bears of Korea 12/28/13
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 7/18/14 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2013)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 1/20/13 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.5M in majors 
    • contract purchased by Colorado 3/29/13 
    • DFA by Colorado 6/20/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year/$2.655M (2012)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Miami 1/5/12
    • signed by Chicago Cubs 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by Kansas City off waivers from Chicago Cubs 10/26/12
    • DFA by Kansas City 11/20/12, elected free agency 11/28/12 
  • 1 year/$0.445M (2011)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/1/11
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2010)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Florida 7/6/08
  • drafted by Florida 2005 (1-16) (Palm Beach Gardens HS)
  • $1.6M signing bonus
  • agents: DRM Brothers
  • ML service: 4.044

Josh Wall rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/30/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
    • claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers from LA Angels 5/22/14
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 7/31/14, sent outright to Triple-A 8/5/14
  • 1 year/$0.4905M (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/13
    • acquired by Miami in trade from LA Dodgers 7/6/13 
    • claimed by LA Angels off waivers from Miami 10/4/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 11/18/11
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2005 (2-74) (Central Private HS, Walker, La.)
  • $0.48M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.062

Blake Wood rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 11/18/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.56M (2014)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 12/3/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • claimed by Kansas City off waivers 6/2/14 after being DFA by Cleveland 5/27/14
    • DFA by Kansas City 9/1/14, sent outright to Triple-A 9/11/14
    • refused assignment by Kansas City 10/6/14
  • 1 year/$0.56M (2013)
    • signed by Cleveland 11/30/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.502M (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/10/12
    • claimed by Cleveland off waivers from Kansas City 11/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 11/20/09
    • signed by Kansas City 2/10
  • drafted by Kansas City 2006 (3-77) (Georgia Tech)
  • signed 6/06, $0.46M signing bonus
  • agent: Diamond Sports
  • ML service: 3.131

 

 

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