Atlanta Braves

Service time in days & years (through 2014 season).
Liberty Media Corp. acquired the Braves from Time Warner in February 2007. Under the deal, Liberty swapped 60 million shares of Time Warner stock in exchange for about $1 billion in cash, the Braves and a group of Time, Inc. magazines. The companies valued the Braves at $461 million, and MLB owners approved the deal in May, 2007. Turner Broadcasting, acquired by Time Warner in October of 1996, had purchased the Braves for $12M in 1976. 

Forbes magazine valued the club at $1.15 billion in March, 2015. 
Bloomberg valued the franchise at $760M in October, 2013.

  • 2015 payroll obligations for former players:
    • $12,692,500 (Dan Uggla)
    • $ 8,000,000 (Carlos Quentin)
    • $    596,312 (James Russell)
  • Payments from other clubs for 2015:
    • $ 6,800,000 (Trevor Cahill)
BRAVES PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2015 $ 97,086,461 $ ( )
2014 $112,008,731 $114,699,457 (13)
2013 $ 90,039,583 $ 95,340,877 (16)
2012 $ 93,529,667 $ 97,254,832 (15)
2011 $ 91,044,524 $ 88,128,545 (17)
2010 $ 83,890,334 $ 89,226,985 (16)
2009 $ 96,726,166 $100,078,591 (13)
2008 $102,365,683 $ 92,494,314 (14)
2007 $ 87,290,833 $ 92,634,468 (16)
2006 $ 90,156,876 $ 92,185,986 (13)
2005 $ 86,457,302 $ 85,873,582 (8)
2004 $ 90,182,500 $ 79,445,468 (12)
2003 $106,243,667 $103,912,011 (6)
2002 $ 93,470,367 $ 93,786,065 (7)
2001 $ 91,936,167 $ 94,879,885 (5)
2000 $ 82,700,000 $ 87,575,050 (3)
  • 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.

John Schuerholz President
2008 -

  • Atlanta, 1991 -
    • President, 2008 -
      • promoted by Atlanta from VP/GM 10/11/07
    • Executive VP & General Manager (10/1990-10/2007)
      • 1 year (2005), plus 2006 club option, 2007 extension
  • Kansas City, 1969-90
    • Executive VP & General Manager (10/1981-10/1990)
    • VP, Player Personnel (1981)
    • VP (1979-80)
    • Director, Scouting & Player Development (1977-78)
    • Farm Director, 1976
  • Baltimore, 1967-68

John Hart President, Baseball Operations
3 years (2015-17)

  • Atlanta, 2014 -
    • hired as Senior Advisor, Baseball Operations 11/13
    • selected as Interim GM 9/21/14
    • selected as President, Baseball Operations 10/23/14
  • Texas, 2002-13
    • Senior Advisor, 2006-13
    • Executive VP & GM, 2002-05
  • Cleveland, 1991-2001
    • Executive VP & GM, 1993-2001
    • Director, Baseball Operations 1991-92
  • Assistant GM John Coppolella
  • Special Assistant to the General Manager Chad MacDonald
  • Director of Baseball Operations Billy Ryan
  • Director of Scouting Brian Bridges
  • Director of Player Development Dave Trembley

Fredi Gonzalez Manager
1 year (2015)
1 year (2016), plus 2017 option

  • 1 year (2016), plus 2017 club option
    • signed extension with Atlanta 7/17/15
  • 1 year (2015)

    • signed extension with Atlanta 2/19/14
  • 3 years (2011-13), plus 2014 club option
    • hired by Atlanta 10/13/10, replacing Bobby Cox
    • Atlanta exercised 2014 club option 12/5/12
  • Florida, 2007-2010
    • hired by Florida as manager 2007
  • Atlanta
    • third-base coach 2003-06

Nick Markakis rf
4 years/$44M (2015-18)

  • 4 years/$44M (2015-18)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/3/14
    • $2M signing bonus (paid by 1/1/15)
    • 15:$10.5M, 16:$10.5M, 17:$10.5M, 18:$10.5M
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for Gold Glove, LCS MVP. $50,000 each All Star, MVP, WS MVP, Comeback Player of Year
  • 6 years/$66.1M (2009-14), plus 2015 option
    • signed extension with Baltimore 1/21/09 (avoided arbitration, $5M-$2.9M)
    • $2.1M signing bonus ($1M paid on approval, $1.1M paid 4/2010)
    • 09:$3M, 10:$6.75M, 11:$10.25M, 12:$12M, 13:$15M, 14:$15M, 15:$17.5M club option ($2M buyout)
    • if club exercises 2015 option, Markakis may void, forfeit buyout
    • 2010-14 salaries may increase by $0.5M with 1) All Star or 2) 1st-10th finish in MVP vote in each previous season
    • limited no-trade clause (may block deals to 8 clubs)
    • award bonuses: $0.2M each for MVP, WS MVP; $0.1M for LCS MVP; $75,000 each for Silver Slugger, Gold Glove
    • Baltimore declined 2015 option 10/30/14
  • 1 year/$0.455M (2008)
    • renewed by Baltimore 3/4/08
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2007)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • contract purchased 11/05
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/06
  • drafted by Baltimore 2003 (1-7) (Young Harris College)
  • $1.85M signing bonus
  • agent: Jamie Murphy
  • ML service: 9.000

Bronson Arroyo rhp
2 years/$23.5M (2014-15), plus 2016 option

  • 2 years/$23.5M (2014-15), plus 2016 club option
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 2/7/14
    • 14:$9.5M, 15:$9.5M, 16:$11M club option ($4.5M buyout)
    • if traded, 2016 option increases to $13M
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Arizona 6/20/15
  • 3 years/$35M (2011-13)
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 12/4/10, reworking option year in previous contract
    • $15M deferred without interest, paid through 2021, reducing present-day AAV to $28.9M
    • 11:$6.5M, 12:$7M, 13:$6.5M
    • if traded, deferrals are voided and paid up-front
  • 2 years/$25M (2009-10), plus 2011 club option
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 2/07
    • $2.5M signing bonus (paid 2008)
    • 09:$9.5M, 10:$11M, 11:$11M club option ($2M buyout)
    • 2011 option may increase to $13M based on IP
    • agreed to give up 2008 performance bonuses as part of deal
    • Cincinnati exercised 2011 option at $11.5M 11/3/10
  • 3 years/$11.25M (2006-08)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/06 (avoided arbitration, $4.2M-$2.95M)
    • $0.75M signing bonus
    • 06:$2.75M, 07:$3.8M, 08:$3.95M
    • $0.325M performance bonus with 210 IP in 2008
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Boston 3/06, with Red Sox paying $1.5M to Reds
  • 1 year/$1.85M (2005)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/05 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.3325M (2004)
  • claimed by Boston off waivers from Pittsburgh 2/4/03
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 1995 (3-69) (Hernando HS, Brooksville, Fla.)
  • agent: Terry Bross, Turn 2 Sports
  • ML service: 12.150

Freddie Freeman 1b
8 years/$135M (2014-21)

  • 8 years/$135M (2014-21)
    • signed extension with Atlanta 2/5/14 (avoided arbitration, $5.75M-$4.5M)
    • $2.875M signing bonus
    • 14:$5.125M, 15:$8.5M, 16:$12M, 17:$20.5M, 18:$21M, 19:$21M, 20:$22M, 21:$22M
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.56M (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/21/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 9/1/10
  • drafted by Atlanta 2007 (2-78) (El Modena HS, Calif.)
  • signed 6/07, $409,500M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 4.033

Cameron Maybin cf
5 years/$25M (2012-16), plus 2017 option

  • 5 years/$25M (2012-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed extension with San Diego 3/3/12
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 12:$0.5M, 13:$3M, 14:$5M, 15:$7M, 16:$8M, 17:$9M club option ($1M buyout)
    • placed on restricted list 7/23/14 (positive amphetamine test)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from San Diego 4/5/15
  • 1 year/$0.4291M (2011)
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Florida 11/13/10
    • signed by San Diego 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2010)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • renewed by Florida 3/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • acquired by Florida in trade from Detroit 12/4/07
    • renewed by Florida 3/2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 8/17/07
  • drafted 2005 (1-10)
  • signed 9/05, $2.65M signing bonus
  • agent: Brian Goldberg
  • ML service: 5.073

Chris Johnson 3b
3 years/$23.5M (2015-17), plus 2018 option

  • 3 years/$23.5M (2015-17), plus 2018 club option
    • signed extension with Atlanta 5/2/14
    • 15:$6M, 16:7.5M, 17:$9M, 18:$10M club option ($1M buyout)
  • 1 year/$4.75M (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.2875M (2013)
    • signed by Arizona 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Arizona 1/24/13
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/18/12
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Houston 7/29/12
  • 1 year/$0.424M (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/27/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by Houston 1/8/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Houston 9/7/09
  • drafted by Houston 2006 (4-129) (Stetson)
  • $0.2425M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 4.144

Mike Minor lhp
1 year/$5.6M (2015)

  • 1 year/$5.6M (2015)
    • won in arbitration with Atlanta 2/20/15 ($5.6M-$5.1M)
  • 1 year/$3.85M (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 1 year/$0.4825M (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 8/7/10
  • drafted 2009 (1-7) (Vanderbilt)
  • $2.42M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports (previously Bo McKinnis)
  • ML service: 3.138

Jason Grilli rhp
2 years/$8M (2015-16), plus 2017 option

  • 2 years/$8M (2015-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/23/14
    • 15:$4.25M, 16:3.5M, 17:$3M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 56, 60, 64 games. $0.5M each for 30, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55 games finished. $1M for 60 GF
  • 2 years/$6.75M (2013-14)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/11/12 
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 13:$2.25M, 14:$4M 
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection 
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Pittsburgh 6/27/14
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 12/12/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/26/11 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Philadelphia 7/20/11 (opted out of contract)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 7/21/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/2/09 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2009)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Texas in trade 6/9/09 after being DFA by Colorado 6/5/09
    • sent outright to Triple-A 10/21/09
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2008)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Detroit 4/30/08
  • 1 year/$0.395M (2007)
    • renewed 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.35M (2006)
    • re-signed 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • signed as a free agent 2/05 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2004) (Chicago White Sox)
    • selected from Florida in Rule 5 Draft 12/03
    • signed 3/04
    • DFA 1/05
  • drafted 1997 (1-4)
  • agent: Gary Sheffield
  • ML service: 8.016

Jonny Gomes lf
1 year/$4M (2015), plus 2016 option

  • 1 year/$4M (2015), plus 2016 option
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/23/15
    • 15:$4M, 16:$3M club option
    • 2016 option may be guaranteed based on 2015 plate appearances (vests at $3M with 325 PAs, $3.5M with 425 PAs, $4M with 500 PAs)
  • 2 years/$10M (2013-14)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 11/22/12
    • 13:$5M, 14:$5M
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Boston 7/31/14 (Cespedes deal)
  • 1 year/1M (2012)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent 1/26/12
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2010), plus 2011 club option
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/22/10
    • 10:$0.8M, 11:$1.75M club option (buyout based on 2010 PAs: $50,000 for 200 PAs, $0.1M with 250 PAs, $0.15M for 300 PAs, $0.2M for 350 PAs)
    • $0.1M salary if Gomes is sent outright to minors
    • Reds will release Gomes if they decline 2011 option
    • 2010 performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 250, 300, 350 PAs. $0.1M each for 400, 450 PAs. $0.15M for 500 PAs
    • 2011 performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 250, 300, 350 PAs. $0.1M each for 400, 450 PAs. $0.2M each for 500, 550 PAs
    • Cincinnati exercised 2011 option 11/3/10
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Cincinnati 7/26/11
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed as a free agent by Cincinnati 1/19/09 (minor-league contract, $0.6M in majors)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 5/22/09
    • non-tendered by Cincinnati 12/12/09
  • 1 year/$1.275M (2008)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/17/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • $25,000 performance bonus for 500 PAs
    • non-tendered by Tampa Bay 12/12/08
  • 1 year/$0.4078M (2007), re-signed 2/07
  • 1 year/$0.3558M (2006)
  • 1 year (2005), re-signed 2/05
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2002 (8-224) (Santa Rosa JC, Calif.)
  • $25,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Dan Lozano, MVP Sports (previously ACES)
  • ML service: 9.097

Ross Detwiler lhp
1 year/$3.45M (2015)

  • 1 year/$3.45M (2015)
    • signed by Texas 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Texas 7/11/15, released 7/15/15
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 7/17/15
  • 1 year/$3M (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $50,000 for 180 innings pitched
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Washington 12/11/14
  • 1 year/$2.3375M (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.485M (2012)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/14/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/11/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Washington 9/4/07
  • drafted by Washington 2007 (1-6) (Missouri State)
  • signed 7/6/07, $2.15M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Jeff Berry)
  • ML service: 5.002

Andrelton Simmons ss
7 years/$58M (2014-20)

  • 7 years/$58M (2014-20)
    • signed extension with Atlanta 2/20/14
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 14:$1M, 15:$3M, 16:$6M, 17:$8M, 18:$11M, 19:$13M, 20:$15M
    • at signing, largest AAV for player with 1-plus year of service
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 6/1/12
  • drafted by Atlanta 2010 (2-70) (Western Oklahoma State JC)
  • $0.522M signing bonus
  • agent: Relativity Baseball (previously The Sparta Group)
  • ML service: 2.125

A.J. Pierzynski c
1 year/$2M (2015)

  • 1 year/$2M (2015)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/15
    • performance bonuses based on starts at catcher: $50,000 each for 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80 starts. $0.1M each for 85, 90, 95, 100 starts
  • 1 year/$8.25M (2014)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 12/4/13
    • $0.75M signing bonus
    • 14:$7.5M
    • DFA by Boston 7/9/14, released 7/16/14
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 7/26/14 (pro-rated minimum)
  • 1 year/$7.5M (2013)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/20/12
  • 2 years/$8M (2011-12)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/4/10
    • 11:$2M, 12:$6M
  • 3 years/$18.35M (2008-10)
    • signed extension with Chicago White Sox 10/3/07, replacing final year of previous deal
    • 08:$5.85M, 09:$6.25M, 10:$6.25M
    • 2010 salary may increase by up to $0.5M:
      • $50,000 each for 100, 105, 110, 115, 120 GS on 2008, and
      • $50,000 each for 105, 110, 115, 120, 125 GS in 2009
    • no-trade protection
    • award bonuses
  • 3 years/$15M (2006-08)
    • signed extension with Chicago White Sox 12/19/05 (avoided arbitration)
    • 06:$4M, 07:$5.5M, 08:$5.5M
    • 2008 salary may increase by $0.5M based on games started (increased to $5.85M)
  • 1 year/$2.25M (2005)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/05
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2004)
    • signed by San Francisco (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by San Francisco 12/04
  • 1 year/$0.365M (2003)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/03
    • acquired by San Francisco in trade from Minnesota 11/03
  • 1 year/$0.25M (2002)
  • 1 year/$0.21M (2001)
  • drafted by Minnesota 1994 (3-71) (Dr. Phillips, Orlando)
  • agent: Steve Hilliard
  • ML service: 14.100

Jim Johnson rhp
1 year/$1.6M (2015)

  • 1 year/$1.6M (2015)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/3/14
    • may earn additional $0.9M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$10M (2014)
    • signed by Oakland 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Oakland 7/24/14, released 8/1/14
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 8/5/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Detroit 8/17/14
  • 1 year/$6.5M (2013)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/8/13 (avoided arbitration, $7.1M-$5.7M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 50, 55 games finished 
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Baltimore 12/2/13
  • 1 year/$2.625M (2012)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/16/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.975M (2011)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2010)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/9/10
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2009)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 1/22/08 (split contract, $62,500 in minors)
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for All Star, Rookie of Year
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Baltimore 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Baltimore 11/05
  • drafted by Baltimore 2001 (5-143) (Union-Endicott HS, NY)
  • ML service: 6.161

Jason Frasor rhp
1 year/$1.8M (2015), plus 2016 option

  • 1 year/$1.8M (2015), plus 2016 club option
    • re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/28/14
    • 15:$1.25M, 16:$2M club option ($0.55M buyout)
    • performance bonuses: $75,000 each for 35, 40, 45, 50 games. $0.1M each for 55, 60 games
    • DFA by Kansas City 7/6/15, released 7/13/15
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 7/16/15 (Braves to pay pro-rated portion of Major League minimum, with Royals responsible for balance of contract)
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2014)
    • signed extension with Texas 10/11/13
    • performance bonuses 
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Texas 7/16/14
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2013)
    • signed by Texas as free agent 1/3/13
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2011), plus 2012 club option
    • accepted Toronto’s offer of arbitration as free agent 12/10
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/28/11, (avoided arbitration, $3.725M-$3.25M)
    • 11:$3.5M, 12:$3.75M club option
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Toronto 7/27/11
    • White Sox exercised 2012 club option 10/31/11
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Chicago White Sox 1/1/12
  • 1 year/$2.65M (2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.45M (2009)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$1.125M (2008)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/17/08 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.825M (2007)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/07 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 55 & 70 games. $10,000 for 60 games. $15,000 for 65 games
  • 1 year/$0.359M (2006)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/06
  • 1 year/$0.3325M (2005)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/05
  • 1 year (2004) 
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 11/20/03
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from LA Dodgers 3/29/04
  • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Detroit 9/02
  • drafted by Detroit 1999 (33-987) (Southern Illinois)
  • agent: Dave Meier
  • ML service: 10.134

Julio Teheran rhp
6 years/$32.4M (2014-19), plus 2020 option

  • 6 years/$32.4M (2014-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed extension with Atlanta 2/14/14
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 14:$0.8, 15:$1M, 16:$3.3M, 17:$6.3M, 18:$8M, 19:$11MM, 20:$12M club option ($1M buyout)
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 5/7/11
  • signed by Atlanta 2007 as amateur free agent from Colombia
  • $0.85M signing bonus
  • agent: Relativity Baseball
  • ML service: 2.062

Dian Toscano lf
4 years/$6M (2015-18), plus 2019 option

  • 4 years/$6M (2015-18), plus 2019 club option
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent from Cuba 1/28/15
    • $1.2M signing bonus
    • 15:$0.8M, 16:$1M, 17:$1.3M, 18:$1.5M, 19:$1.7M club option ($0.2M buyout)
  • agent: Rudy Santin, MVP Agency
  • ML service: 0.000

David Aardsma rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 2/19/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by LA Dodgers 6/1/15 (exercised opt-out clause)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 6/7/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 6/9/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/23/14 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • released by Cleveland 3/21/14
    • signed by St. Louis as a free agent 3/25/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 4/13/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Miami 5/15/13
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 5/20/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2012), plus 2013 club option
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/23/12
    • 12:$0.5M, 13: club option based on 2012 performance
    • performance bonuses
    • NY Yankees exercised $0.5M option for 2013 10/29/12
    • DFA by NY Yankees 3/29/13, released 4/4/13
  • 1 year/$4.5M (2011)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • released by Seattle 10/31/11
  • 1 year/$2.75M (2010)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.419M (2009)
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Boston 1/20/09 after being DFA 1/15/09
    • signed by Seattle 3/1/09
  • 1 year/$403,250 (2008)
    • acquired by Boston in trade 1/28/08 after being DFA by Chicago White Sox 1/22/08
    • re-signed by Boston 3/6/08
  • 1 year/$0.3875M (2007)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/06
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Chicago Cubs 11/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/05
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from San Francisco 5/05
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2004)
  • drafted by San Francisco 2003 (1-22) (Rice)
  • $1.425M signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 7.029

Josh Outman lhp
1 year/$0.925M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.925M (2015)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/7/15
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 for 50 games pitched. $75,000 for 55 games. $0.1M each for 60, 65 games. $0.15M for 70 games
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/21/09
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2014)
    • signed by Cleveland 1/15/14 (avoided arbitration) 
    • DFA by Cleveland 6/18/14, sent outright to Triple-A 6/25/14
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Cleveland 8/28/14
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/28/14
    • DFA by NY Yankees 9/22/14
    • refused assignment by NY Yankees 10/6/14
  • 1 year/$0.675M (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/16/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Colorado 12/18/13
  • 1 year/$0.482M (2012)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Oakland 1/16/12
    • signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/21/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • acquired in trade from Philadelphia 7/17/08 (Blanton deal)
    • contract purchased 9/2/08
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2005 (10-307) (Central Missouri State)
  • $52,500 signing bonus
  • agent: Turner Gary Sports
  • ML service: 4.155

Michael Kohn rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 10/15/14
    • DFA by Tampa Bay 11/20/14, sent outright to Triple-A 11/26/14 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/4/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 4/23/15
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14
    • DFA by LA Angels 9/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.4815M (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 7/26/10
  • drafted by LA Angels 2008 (13-409) (College of Charleston)
  • ML service: 3.010

Pedro Ciriaco ss
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 10/18/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/2/15
  • 1 year/$0.5135M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/27/14
    • DFA by Kansas City 4/5/14, sent outright to Triple-A 4/10/14 
    • contract selected by Kansas City 5/13/14 
    • DFA by Kansas City 6/30/14
    • refused assignment by Kansas City 10/6/14
  • 1 year/$0.5025M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/13
    • acquired by San Diego in trade 6/14/13 after being DFA by Boston 6/10/13 
    • claimed by Kansas City off waivers 7/16/13 after being DFA by San Diego 7/11/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Kansas City 7/18/13 
    • contract selected by Kansas City 9/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Boston as a free agent 1/3/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Boston 7/6/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 12/7/11, non-tendered 12/12/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/11/10
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Arizona 7/31/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/09
  • signed as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 2.065

Shelby Miller rhp
1 year/$0.535M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.535M (2015)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • 1 year/$0.521M (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from St. Louis 11/17/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 9/4//12
  • drafted by St. Louis 2009 (1-19) (Brownwood HS, Texas)
  • $2.875M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.030

Luis Avilan lhp
1 year/$0.53M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.53M (2015)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • 1 year/$0.521M (2014)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.5175M (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/25/14
  • 1 year/$491,250 (2013)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • 2012
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 11/16/11
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
  • signed 2008 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: SPS Sports Group
  • ML service: 2.077

Chris Withrow rhp
1 year/$0.5225M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5225M (2015)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/15
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from LA Dodgers 5/27/15
  • 1 year/$0.5066M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 11/18/11
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2007 (1-20) (Midland Christian HS, Texas)
  • signed 6/15/07, $1.35M signing bonus
  • agent: Hendricks Sports
  • ML service: 1.132

Alex Wood lhp
1 year/$0.52M (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • 1 year/$506,250 (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/25/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 5/30/13
  • drafted by Atlanta 2012 (2-85) (University of Georgia)
  • $0.7M signing bonus ($0.5833M slot)
  • agent: Levinsons, ACES
  • ML service: 1.123

Manny Banuelos lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from NY Yankees 1/1/15
    • signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/12
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • signed by NY Yankees 2008 as an amateur free agent from Mexico
  • $0.45M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Christian Bethancourt c
1 year/$0.5075M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/25/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13
  • signed 2008 as an amateur free agent from Panama
  • $0.6M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.072

Jake Brigham rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/20/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 6/27/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 11/20/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/6/12 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • contract purchased by Texas 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Texas 2/27/12
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Texas 7/31/12
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago Cubs 11/20/12
    • non-tendered by Texas 11/30/12
  • drafted by Texas 2006 (6-178) (Central Florida Christian HS, Orlando)
  • $0.2M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Mauricio Cabrera rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • signed by Atlanta 2010 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.4M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Daniel Castro ss
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 6/17/15
  • signed by Atlanta as an amateur free agent from Mexico 8/10/09
  • ML service: 0.000

Brandon Cunniff rhp
1 year/$0.5075M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 6/22/13 (minor-league contract)
  • released by Miami 3/31/11
  • drafted by Miami 2010 (27-827) (Cal State San Bernadino)
  • ML service: 0.000

Todd Cunningham of
1 year/$0.5075M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/25/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/30/13
  • drafted by Atlanta 2010 (2-53) (Jacksonville State)
  • $0.6741M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.019

Mike Foltynewicz rhp
1 year/$508,750 (2015)

  • 1 year/$508,750 (2015)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Houston 1/14/15
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Houston 8/1/14
  • drafted by Houston 2010 (1-19) (Minooka Community HS, Ill.)
  • signed 6/11/10, $1.305M signing bonus
  • agent: Octagon
  • ML service: 0.059

Adonis Garcia of
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • released by NY Yankees 4/1/15
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 4/7/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/18/15
  • signed by NY Yankees 4/28/12 as a free agent from Cuba
  • ML service: 0.000

Tyrell Jenkins rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from St. Louis 11/17/14
  • drafted by St. Louis 2010 (1s-50) (Henderson HS, Texas)
  • $1.3M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Ryan Kelly rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 6/28/15
  • acquired by Oakland in trade from Pittsburgh 12/23/10
  • acquired by Texas in trade from Oakland 1/8/11
  • acquired by San Diego in trade from Texas 12/21/11
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2006 (26-770) (Walters State CC, Tenn.)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Ryan Lavarnway c
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • DFA by Baltimore 1/9/15, sent outright to Triple-A 1/16/15
    • contract selected by Baltimore 4/6/15
    • DFA by Baltimore 5/26/15, sent outright to Triple-A 5/29/15 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 5/30/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 6/15/15
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2014)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/7/14
    • claimed by LA Dodgers off waivers 12/5/14 after being DFA by Boston 11/25/14
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 12/19/14 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 12/10/14
    • claimed by Baltimore off waivers from Chicago Cubs 12/23/14
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/9/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Boston 8/18/11
  • drafted by Boston 2008 (6-202) (Yale)
  • $0.325M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.133

Sugar Ray Marimon rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/4/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 4/13/15
  • signed by Kansas City 11/20/06 as a free agent from Colombia
  • ML service: 0.000

Andrew McKirahan lhp
1 year/$0.5075M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • selected by Miami from Chicago Cubs in Rule 5 draft 12/11/14
    • signed by Miami 3/3/15
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers from Miami 4/1/15
    • placed on restricted list 4/20/15 (80-game suspension for positive PED test)
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2011 (21-639) (University of Texas)
  • ML service: 0.000

Jose Peraza ss
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • signed by Atlanta 2010 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.35M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Eury Perez cf
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • claimed by Atlanta off waivers 1/23/15 after being DFA by NY Yankees 1/16/15
    • signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/26/14
    • claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 9/22/14 after being DFA by Washington 9/18/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Washington 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Washington 3/2/12
  • signed 2007 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.147

Williams Perez rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 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: 0.000

Jace Peterson ss
1 year/$0.5075M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 4/25/14
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from San Diego 12/19/14
  • drafted by San Diego 2011 (1s-58) (McNeese State)
  • $0.624M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.058

Elmer Reyes ss
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/26/14
  • signed by Atlanta 5/19/09 as an amateur free agent from Nicaragua
  • ML service: 0.000

Shae Simmons rhp
1 year/$508,750 (2015)

  • 1 year/$508,750 (2015)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/31/14
  • drafted by Atlanta 2012 (22-689) (Southeast Missouri State)
  • ML service: 0.121

Joey Terdoslavich 1b-of
1 year/$0.5075M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/25/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/4/13
  • drafted by Atlanta 2010 (6-194) (Long Beach State)
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.116

Arodys Vizcaino rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
    • placed on restricted list 4/5/15 (suspended 80 games 4/2/15 for positive PED test)
    • reinstated 7/6/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/3/14
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Chicago Cubs 11/16/14
  • 1 year/$0.491M (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/12
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Atlanta 7/31/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 8/10/11
  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from NY Yankees 12/22/09
  • signed by NY Yankees 7/07 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Abel Guerra
  • ML service: 2.077

Daniel Winkler rhp
1 year/$0.5075M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • selected by Atlanta from Colorado in Rule 5 draft 12/11/14
    • signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
  • drafted by Colorado 2011 (20-618) (Central Florida)
  • ML service: 0.000

Matt Wisler rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 6/19/15
  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from San Diego 4/5/15
  • drafted by San Diego 2011 (7-233) (Byran HS, Ohio)
  • $0.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Sosnick-Cobbe
  • ML service: 0.000

Minor leagues

Ozhaino Albies ss
2015

  • signed by Atlanta 7/2/13 as an amateur free agent from Curacao
  • ML service:

Joe Benson of
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/7/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/20/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13 
    • claimed by Texas off waivers from Minnesota 5/25/13 
    • DFA by Texas 9/1/13, sent outright to Triple-A 9/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/19/10
  • drafted by Minnesota 2006 (2-64) (Joliet Catholic HS, Ill.)
  • $0.575M signing bonus
  • agent: Relativity Baseball
  • ML service: 0.023

Trevor Cahill rhp
5 years/$30.5M (2011-15), plus 2016-17 options

  • 5 years/$30.5M (2011-15), plus 2016-17 club options
    • signed extension with Oakland 4/11/11, replacing 1 year/$0.44M deal signed 3/11
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 11:$0.5M, 12:$3.5M, 13:$5.5M, 14:$7.7M, 15:$12M, 16:$13M club option ($0.3M buyout), 17:$13.5M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • 2017 option increases by $0.5M to $14M with top 2 finish in Cy Young vote any year 2011-16
    • Cahill may void 2016-17 options if he is traded and finishes in top 2 in Cy Young vote any year 2011-16
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Oakland 12/9/11
    • DFA by Arizona 6/9/14 (optional assignment)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Arizona 4/2/15 (Diamondbacks to pay about $6.8M of Cahill’s 2015 salary)
    • DFA by Atlanta 6/11/15
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2009
    • contract purchased by Oakland 4/4/09
  • drafted 2006 (2-66) (Vista HS, San Diego)
  • $0.56M signing bonus
  • agent: John Boggs
  • ML service: 5.160

Johan Camargo ss
2015

  • signed by Atlanta 7/2/10 as an amateur free agent from Panama
  • ML service:

David Carpenter rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/17/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/6/15
    • DFA by Atlanta 7/17/15, sent outright to Triple-A 7/20/15
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/28/15
    • DFA by Atlanta 7/29/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Angels (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 6/21/14
    • DFA by LA Angels 8/2/14, sent outright to Triple-A 8/5/14
    • refused assignment by LA Angels 10/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 9/22/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract selected by LA Angels 4/13/12
  • drafted by LA Angels 2009 (9-291) (Paris JC, Texas)
  • $90,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.124

Braxton Davidson of
2015

  • drafted by Atlanta 2014 (1s-32) (Roberson HS, Asheville, N.C.)
  • $1.705M signing bonus ($1.7054M slot)
  • ML service:

 

Max Fried lhp
2015

  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from San Diego 12/19/14
  • drafted by San Diego 2012 (1-7) (Harvard-Westlake HS, Studio City, Calif.)
  • $3M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: CAA
  • ML service:

Garrett Fulenchek rhp
2015

  • drafted by Atlanta 2014 (2-66) (Howe HS, Texas)
  • $1M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Yean Carlos Gil lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/15
    • sent outright to Class-A by Atlanta 6/12/15
  • signed by Atlanta 3/31/10 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.000

Cedric Hunter of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/2/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/19/12 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Oakland (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Oakland 4/1/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 11/19/10
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/27/11
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers from San Diego 10/25/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Oakland 11/18/11
  • drafted 2006 (3-93) (King HS, Decatur, Ga.)
  • $0.415M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.010

Jason Hursh rhp
2015

  • drafted by Atlanta 2013 (1-31) (Oklahoma State)
  • $1.7042M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Vin Mazzaro rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 1/16/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Miami 5/23/15
    • DFA by Miami 6/25/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/27/15 (refused assignment)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 7/10/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.95M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 3/29/14, sent outright to Triple-A 4/8/14 
    • contract selected by Pittsburgh 5/3/14 
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 5/26/14, sent outright to Triple-A 6/5/14
    • refused assignment by Pittsburgh 10/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 2/8/13
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 4/16/13
  • 1 year/$490,875 (2012)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/27/12
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 11/28/12 after being DFA by Kansas City 11/20/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Kansas City 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Oakland 11/10/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 6/2/09
  • drafted by Oakland 2005 (3-101) (Rutherford HS, N.J.)
  • $0.38M signing bonus
  • agent: Levinsons, ACES
  • ML service: 3.065

Peter Moylan rhp
2 years (2015-16)

  • 2 years (2015-16)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/11/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Houston as a free agent 11/23/13 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Houston 3/26/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/16/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 5/31/13 
    • DFA by LA Dodgers 10/22/13 (refused assignment 10/29/13)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/17/12 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 9/1/12
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 11/30/12
  • 1 year/$2M (2011)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Atlanta 12/12/11
  • 1 year/$1.15M (2010)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2009)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/09
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2008)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/3/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • signed by Atlanta 3/06 as an amateur free agent from Australia
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 4/06
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 5.153

Wil Nieves c
1 year/$0.85M (2015)

  • 1 year/$0.85M (2015)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 2/4/15 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.85M in majors
    • contract selected by San Diego 4/5/15
    • DFA by San Diego 5/4/15, sent outright to Triple-A 5/8/15
    • refused assignment 5/11/15
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 5/12/15 (minor-league contract)
    • may opt out of contract if not on Major League roster 7/1/15
  • 1 year/$1.125M (2014)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/5/13
    • may earn additional $0.5M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2013)
    • signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/5/12
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/18/11 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 5/25/12
    • claimed by Arizona off waivers 8/6/12 after being DFA by Colorado 8/1/12
    • non-tendered by Arizona 11/30/12
  • 1 year/$0.775M (2011)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/10/10
    • performance bonuses based on PAs
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 6/15/11
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Milwaukee 7/27/11
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2010)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Washington 12/2/10
  • 1 year/$0.445M (2009)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/14/09
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2008)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 1/14/08 (minor-league deal)
    • contract purchased by Washington 4/16/08
  • 1 year/$382,150 (2007)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 2/07
    • DFA by NY Yankees 7/22/07, sent outright to Triple-A 7/26/07
    • granted free agency by NY Yankees 10/07
  • 1 year/$0.3286M (2006)
    • sent outright to Triple-A after being DFA by NY Yankees 4/06
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 9/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/05
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from LA Angels 3/29/05
  • claimed by LA Angels off waivers from San Diego 12/20/02
  • drafted by San Diego 1995 (47-1,286) (Eloisa Pascual HS, Caguas, PR)
  • agent: MDR Sports
  • ML service: 7.127

Rio Ruiz 3b
2015

  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Houston 1/14/15
  • drafted by Houston 2012 (4-129) (Bishop Amat HS, La Puente, Calif.)
  • $1.85M signing bonus
  • agent: Scott Boras
  • ML service:

Leyson Septimo lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/7/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 2014: signed by Southern Maryland of Atlantic League
  • 1 year/$0.493M (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/22/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 6/11/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 11/7/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 6/28/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/11
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Arizona 6/13/11
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 10/14/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/09
  • signed by Arizona as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.171

Luke Sims rhp
2015

  • drafted by Atlanta 2012 (1-21) (Brookwood HS, Snellville, Ga.)
  • $1.65M signing bonus ($1.825M slot)
  • agent: Jamie Murphy, TWC
  • ML service:

Touki Toussaint rhp 
2015

  • acquired by Atlanta in trade from Arizona 6/20/15
  • drafted by Arizona 2014 (1-16) (Coral Springs Christian HS, Miami)
  • $2.7M signing bonus ($2.3382M slot)
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service:

Alex White rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
    • DFA by Houston 4/4/15, sent outright to Triple-A 4/8/15
    • released by Houston 6/8/15
    • signed by Atlanta 6/10/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.502M (2014)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/6/14
  • 1 year/$0.4971M (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Colorado 12/4/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 4/30/11
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Cleveland 7/30/11
  • drafted by Cleveland 2009 (1-15) (North Carolina)
  • $2.25M signing bonus
  • agent: Keith Grunewald, Career Sports & Entertainment
  • ML service: 2.155

Eric Young Jr. lf
1 year/$1M (2015)

  • 1 year/$1M (2015)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 2/14/15 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • may earn additional $0.75M in performance bonuses
    • contract selected by Atlanta 4/5/15
    • DFA by Atlanta 6/5/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/11/15
  • 1 year/$1.85M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by NY Mets 12/2/14
  • 1 year/$0.492M (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade 6/19/13 after being DFA by Colorado 6/12/13
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/08
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/4/09
  • drafted 2003 (30-887) (Piscataway HS, NJ)
  • signed 6/04
  • agent: Dan Lozano (previously Jeff Berry/CAA Sports)
  • ML service: 4.123

 

 

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