Miami Marlins

Service time in years & days (through 2014 season).
    
Jeffrey Loria bought the Marlins for $158M in 2002. Under the purchase agreement, the sale price was reduced to $143M when the team did not get a new stadium within five years.
    
Forbes magazine valued the club at $500M in March, 2014. 

Bloomberg valued the franchise at $595M in October, 2013.

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

    • 2014: $ 45,825,400
    • 2013: $ 50,526,900
    • 2012: $101,628,000
    • 2011: $ 57,695,000
    • 2010: $ 47,429,719
    • 2009: $ 36,834,000
    • 2008: $ 21,811,500
    • 2007: $ 30,507,000
    • 2006: $ 14,998,500
    • 2005: $ 60,408,834
    • 2004: $ 42,143,042
    • 2003: $ 45,050,000
    • 2002: $ 41,979,917
    • 2001: $ 35,762,500
    • 2000: $ 19,900,000

Michael Hill President, Baseball Operations
8 years (2008-15)

  • 8 years (2008-15)
    • promoted to President, Baseball Operations 9/29/13
    • promoted to VP, General Manager 9/29/07
    • VP, Assistant GM 3/05-9/07, Assistant GM, 2003-07
    • Colorado, 2000-2002 (Director, Player Development)
    • Tampa Bay, 1998-1999 (Assistant Director, Scouting)

Dan Jennings General Manager
8 years (2008-15)

  • 8 years (2008-15)
    • promoted to General Manager 9/29/13
    • promoted to VP, Player Personnel and Assistant GM 9/29/07
  • VP, Assistant GM Mike Berger
  • VP, Player Personnel Chris Weissmann
  • VP, Scouting Stan Meek
  • VP, Player Development Marty Scott
  • Director, Pro Scouting Jeff McAvoy 
  • Special Assistant Jack McKeon

Mike Redmond Manager
3 years (2013-15)
2 years (2016-17)

  • 2 years (2016-17)
    • signed extension with Miami 9/28/14
  • 3 years (2013-15)
    • hired by Miami 11/1/12, replacing Ozzie Guillen
  • 2011-12: manager, Dunedin Blue Jays
  • former manager Ozzie Guillen
    • 4 years/$10M (2012-15)
      • hired by Florida 9/28/11, replacing Jack McKeon
      • fired by Miami 10/23/12
  • former manager Edwin Rodriguez
    • 1 year (2011)
      • signed extension with Florida 11/2/10
      • resigned 6/19/11, replaced by interim manager Jack McKeon 6/20/11
    • 1 year (2010)
      • hired by Florida as interim manager 6/23/10, replacing Fredi Gonzalez
      • selected by Florida as permanent manager 6/29/10
    • agent: Burton Rocks
  • former manager Fredi Gonzalez
    • 2 years (2010-11)
      • signed extension with Florida 2/17/09
      • fired by Florida 6/23/10
    • 3 years/about $2M (2007-09)
      • hired by Florida 10/06, replacing Joe Girardi
  • former manager Joe Girardi
    • hired by Florida 10/05, signing a 3-year contract (2006-08)
    • Girardi replaced Jack McKeon, who resigned 10/05 but continues to serve as an advisor to owner Jeffrey Loria. He was hired 5/03 & was paid about $0.5M annually
    • fired 10/06 with 2 years, about $1.5M left on deal

 

Jarrod Saltalamacchia c
3 years/$21M (2014-16)

  • 3 year/$21M (2014-16)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/4/13
    • 14:$6M, 15:$7M, 16:$8M
  • 1 year/$4.5M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/17/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/15/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.75M (2011)
    • re-signed by Boston 10/14/10 (minor-league contract, $0.25M in minors)
  • 1 year/$418,580 (2010)
    • re-signed by Texas 3/4/10
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Texas 7/31/10 (Red Sox paid Rangers $0.35M as part of deal)
  • 1 year/$410,890 (2009)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/20/09
    • award bonus: $10,000 for WS MVP
  • 1 year/$396,710 (2008)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/15/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Atlanta 5/2/07
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Atlanta 7/31/07
  • drafted by Atlanta 2003 (1s-36) (Royal Palm Beach HS, Fla.)
  • $0.95M signing bonus
  • agent: Jim Munsey
  • ML service: 7.043

Giancarlo Stanton rf
13 years/$325M (2015-27), plus 2028 option

  • 13 years/$325M (2015-27), plus 2028 option
    • signed extension with Miami 11/19/14, avoiding arbitration
    • 15:$6.5M, 16:$9M, 17:$14.5M, 18:$25M, 19:$26M, 20:$26M, 21:$29M, 22:$29M, 23:$32M, 24:$32M, 25:$32M, 26:$29M, 27:$25M, 28:$25M club option ($10M buyout)
    • Stanton may opt out of contract after 2020 season
    • full no-trade protection
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, All-Star. $0.1M for league MVP. $0.25M for LCS MVP. $0.5M for World Series MVP
    • perks: right to purchases 8 season tickets annually and stadium luxury suites for 5 games annually
    • Stanton to donate 1 percent of salaries to Marlins club charity
    • largest-ever financial guarantee for MLB player
    • matches Josh Hamilton for contract with highest average annual value for an outfielder
    • matches Ryan Howard for contract with highest average annual value for player with four-plus years of ML service
  • 1 year/$5.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/17/14
  • 1 year/$0.537M (2013)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.416M (2011)
    • renewed by Florida 3/2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Florida 6/8/10
  • drafted by Florida 2007 (2-76) (Notre Dame Academy, Sherman Oaks, Calif.)
  • signed 8/12/07, $0.475M signing bonus
  • agent: Joel Wolfe, Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 4.118

Steve Cishek rhp
1 year/$3.8M (2014)

  • 1 year/$3.8M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/19/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/1/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Florida 9/20/10
  • drafted by Florida 2007 (5-166) (Carson-Newman College)
  • ML service: 3.143

Garrett Jones 1b
2 years/$7.75M (2014-15)

  • 2 years/$7.75M (2014-15)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/9/13
    • 14:$2.75M, 15:$5M
  • 1 year/$4.5M (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 11/25/13, non-tendered 12/2/13
  • 1 year/$2.25M (2012)
    • lost in arbitration with Pittsburgh 2/16/12 ($2.5M-$2.25M)
  • 1 year/$0.4555M (2011)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.425M (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/2/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 6/30/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/27/08
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 3/21/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/07
  • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 5/02 (minor-league contract)
  • released by Atlanta 5/02
  • drafted by Atlanta 1999 (14-444) (Andrew HS, Tinley Park, Ill.)
  • agent: Relativity Baseball
  • ML service: 5.158

Adeiny Hechavarria ss
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 4 years/$10M (2010-13)
    • signed by Toronto as an amateur free agent from Cuba 4/13/10
    • $4M signing bonus
    • 10:$0.5M, 11:$2M, 12:$1.75M, 13:$1.75M
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Toronto 11/13/12
  • ML service: 2.060

Jeff Baker 1b-of
2 years/$3.7M (2014-15)

  • 2 years/$3.7M (2014-15)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 2/4/14
    • 14:$1.6M, 15:$2.1M
    • may earn additional $0.5M annually in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$1.75M (2013)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 1/26/13 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.75M in majors
    • may request release 3/26/13 if he will not make Major League roster
    • $0.1M retention bonus if he agrees to start season in minors
    • may opt out of contract 6/1/13 if not on Major League roster
    • contract purchased by Texas 3/31/13 
    • DFA by Texas 10/9/13 (refused outright assignment 10/14/13)
  • 1 year/$1.375M (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Chicago Cubs 8/5/12
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade after being DFA by Detroit 8/31/12
  • 1 year/$1.175M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cubs 12/2/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.975M (2010)
    • re-signed by Cubs 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.415M (2009)
    • renewed by Colorado 3/4/09 ($0.2418M in minors)
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade with Colorado 7/2/09
  • 1 year/$0.403M (2008)
    • split contract, $0.24M in minors
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2007)
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
  • drafted by Colorado 2002 (4-111) (Clemson)
  • signed for $2M (major-league contract paid over 4 years)
  • agent: Scott Boras
  • ML service: 8.049

Jeff Mathis c
2 years/$3M (2013-14), plus 2015 option

  • 2 years/$3M (2013-14), plus 2015 option
    • signed extension with Toronto 8/14/12
    • 13:$1.5M, 14:$1.5M, 15:$1.5M club option (no buyout)
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Toronto 11/13/12
    • Miami exercised 2015 option 11/1/14
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2012)
    • signed by Toronto 12/12/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.7M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 1/11/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 110, 120 games started
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from LA Angels 12/1/11
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2010)
    • won arbitration with LA Angels 2/19/10 ($1.3M-$0.7M)
  • 1 year/$0.45M (2009)
    • re-signed by Angels 2/16/09
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star
  • 1 year/$0.415M (2008)
    • re-signed by Angels 3/2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Angels 2/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed by Angels 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by Angels 2/05
  • drafted 2001 (1s-33)
  • $0.85M signing bonus
  • ML service: 8.012

Michael Dunn lhp
1 year/$1.4M (2014)

  • 1 year/$1.4M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4925M (2013)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/1/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 3/3/10
    • acquired by Florida in trade from Atlanta 11/16/10 (Uggla deal)
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Yankees 3/3/09 (split contract, $32,500 in minors)
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from NY Yankees 12/22/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Yankees 11/20/08
  • drafted 2004 (33-999) (Austin Peay, Lipscomb)
  • agent: O’Connell Sports
  • ML service: 4.079

Jose Fernandez rhp
1 year/$0.635M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.635M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by Miami 3/31/13
  • drafted by Florida 2011 (1-14) (Alonso HS, Tampa)
  • $2M signing bonus 
  • agent: Scott Boras
  • ML service: 2.000

Henderson Alvarez rhp
1 year/$0.5254M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5254M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year/$0.5079M (2013)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.4829M (2012)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/12
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Toronto 11/13/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 8/9/11
  • signed 2006 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 3.051

Nathan Eovaldi rhp
1 year/$0.517M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.517M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year/$0.502M (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12
    • acquired by Miami in trade from LA Dodgers 7/25/12 (Hanley Ramirez deal)
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 8/6/11
  • drafted 2008 (11-337) (Alvin HS, Texas)
  • $0.25M signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.013

Carter Capps rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year/$0.4917M (2013)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/19/13
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Seattle 12/11/13 
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 7/31/12
  • drafted by Seattle 2011 (3s-121) (Mount Olive College)
  • $0.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Brandon O’Hearn, ACES
  • ML service: 2.037

Bryan Morris rhp
1 year/$0.5115M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5115M (2014)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Pittsburgh 6/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
  • 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 LA Dodgers 7/31/08
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2006 (1-26) (Motlow State CC, Tenn.)
  • $1.325M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.011

Donovan Solano 2b-3b
1 year/$0.5115M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5115M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year/$0.4915M (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Miami as an amateur free agent 11/22/11 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Miami 5/20/12
  • signed by St. Louis 2005 as an amateur free agent from Colombia
  • ML service: 2.126

A.J. Ramos rhp
1 year/$0.51M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.51M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Miami 9/4/12
  • drafted by Florida 2009 (21-638) (Texas Tech)
  • ML service: 2.030

Jarred Cosart rhp
1 year/$0.5M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • renewed by Houston 3/6/14
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Houston 7/31/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Philadelphia 7/29/11 (Pence deal)
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2008 (38-1,156) (Clear Creek HS, League City, Texas)
  • $0.55M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports Management
  • ML service: 1.070

Rob Brantly c
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • renewed by Miami 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Miami 8/13/12
  • acquired by Miami in trade from Detroit 7/23/12
  • drafted by Detroit 2010 (3-100) (UC-Riverside)
  • $0.3303M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.038

Justin Bour 1b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Miami 6/4/14
  • selected by Miami from Chicago Cubs in Rule 5 draft (minor-league phase) 12/12/13
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2009 (25-770) (George Mason)
  • ML service: 0.064

Arquimedes Caminero rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 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

Grant Dayton lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Miami 11/20/13 
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • drafted by Florida 2010 (11-347) (Auburn)
  • ML service: 0.000

Anthony DeSclafani rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Miami 5/14/14
  • acquired by Miami in trade from Toronto 11/19/12
  • drafted by Toronto 2011 (6-199) (Florida)
  • $0.25M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.062

Derek Dietrich 2b-ss
1 year/$0.5015M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5015M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Tampa Bay 12/5/12
    • contract purchased by Miami 5/8/13
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2010 (2-72) (Georgia Tech)
  • $0.4572M signing bonus
  • agent: David Meter
  • ML service: 1.036

Sam Dyson rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • claimed by Miami off waivers 1/30/13 after being DFA by Toronto 1/22/13
    • signed by Miami 2/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 7/5/12
  • drafted by Toronto 2010 (4-126) (South Carolina)
  • $0.6M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.142

Brian Flynn lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Miami 9/3/13
  • acquired by Miami in trade from Detroit 7/23/12 (Anibal Sanchez deal)
  • drafted by Detroit 2011 (7-227) (Wichita State)
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.032

Brad Hand lhp
1 year/$0.5M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Florida 6/6/11
  • drafted by Florida 2008 (2-52) (Chaska HS, Minn.)
  • signed 6/08, $0.76M signing bonus
  • agent: Matt Colleran
  • ML service: 1.092

Chris Hatcher rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • DFA by Miami 2/11/14, sent outright to Triple-A 2/15/14
    • contract selected by Miami 5/22/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/1/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Florida 9/1/10
  • drafted by Florida 2006 (5-155) (UNC-Wilmington)
  • $0.167M signing bonus
  • agent: Turner Gary
  • ML service: 1.146

Andrew Heaney lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Miami 6/16/14
  • drafted by Miami 2012 (1-9) (Oklahoma State)
  • $2.6M signing bonus ($2.8M slot)
  • agent: Rob Martin, ICON Sports
  • ML service: 0.047

Enrique Hernandez inf-of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Houston 7/1/14
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Houston 7/31/14
  • drafted by Houston 2009 (6-191) (American Military Academy, Guaynabo, P.R.)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.066

Dan Jennings lhp
1 year/$0.5015M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5015M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/20/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Miami 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Miami 3/2/12
  • drafted by Florida 2008 (9-268) (Nebraska)
  • $0.145M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.171

Tom Koehler rhp
1 year/$0.515M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.515M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 2/19/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Miami 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Miami 3/2/12
  • drafted by Florida 2008 (18-538) (Stony Brook)
  • agent: Dave Pepe, Pro Stars
  • ML service: 2.016

Marcell Ozuna of
1 year/$0.505M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.505M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Miami 11/20/12 
    • re-signed by Miami 3/13
  • signed 2008 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 1.153

J.T. Realmuto c
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Miami 11/20/13 
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • drafted by Florida 2010 (3-104) (Albert HS, Midwest City, Okla.)
  • $0.6M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.038

Jose Urena rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Miami 11/20/13 
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • signed by Florida 5/08 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $52,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Christian Yelich lf
1 year/$0.505M (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Miami 7/23/13
  • drafted by Florida 2010 (1-23) (Westlake HS, Westlake Village, Calif.)
  • $1.7M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA
  • ML service: 1.069

Minor leagues

Blake Anderson c
2014

  • drafted by Miami 2014 (1s-36) (West Lauderdale HS, Collinsville, Miss.)
  • $1.17M signing bonus ($1.5739M slot)
  • ML service:

Joe Benson of
1 year (2014)

  • 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 (through 2012)

Austin Brice rhp
2014

  • drafted by Florida 2010 (9-287) (Northwood HS, Pittsboro, N.C.)
  • $0.205M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Yordy Cabrera ss
2014

  • acquired by Miami in trade from Arizona 10/20/12
  • acquired by Arizona in trade from Oakland 10/20/12
  • drafted by Oakland 2010 (2-60) (Lakeland HS, Fla.)
  • $1.25M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Adam Conley lhp
2014

  • drafted by Florida 2011 (2-72) (Washington State)
  • $0.625M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA
  • ML service:

Zack Cox 3b
4 years/$3.2M (2010-13)

  • 4 years/$3.2M (2010-13)
    • signed Major League contract with St. Louis 8/6/10
    • $2M signing bonus (paid in $0.4M installments 10/31/10 and Dec. 15, 2010-13)
    • 10:$0.2M, 11:$0.2M, 12:$0.35M, 13:$0.45M
    • salaries increase to Major League minimums in majors
    • acquired by Miami in trade from St. Louis 7/31/12
    • DFA by Miami 3/31/13, sent outright to Triple-A 4/3/13
  • drafted by St. Louis 2010 (1-25) (Arkansas)
  • agent: Relativity Baseball
  • ML service: 0.016 (through 2012)

Anthony DeSclafani rhp
2014

  • acquired by Miami in trade from Toronto 11/19/12
  • drafted by Toronto 2011 (6-199) (Florida)
  • $0.25M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Juan Diaz ss
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 11/8/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/11/13
    • DFA by Cleveland 9/1/13, sent outright to Triple-A 9/7/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/12
  • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Seattle 6/27/10
  • signed 2007 by Seattle as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.019 (through 2013)

Donnie Joseph lhp
1 year/$0.5016M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5016M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/27/14
    • acquired by Miami in trade 6/30/14 after being DFA by Kansas City 6/24/14
    • DFA by Miami 7/31/14, sent outright to Triple-A 8/3/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/15/13
  • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Cincinnati for Jonathan Broxton 7/31/12
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2009 (3-88) (Houston)
  • $0.398M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA
  • ML service: 0.032 (through 2013)

Brent Keys of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Miami 11/20/13 
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14 
    • DFA by Miami 6/30/14
  • drafted by Florida 2009 (17-518) (Simi Valley HS, Calif.)
  • ML service: 0.000 (through 2013)

Tyler Kolek rhp
2014

  • drafted by Miami 2014 (1-2) (Shepherd HS, Texas)
  • $6M signing bonus ($6.8218M slot)
  • ML service:

Justin Nicolino lhp
2014

  • acquired by Miami in trade from Toronto 11/13/12
  • drafted by Toronto 2010 (2-80) (University HS, Orlando)
  • $0.615M signing bonus
  • agent: West Coast Sports
  • ML service:

Jake Realmuto c
2014

  • drafted by Florida 2010 (3-104) (Albert HS, Midwest City, Okla.)
  • $0.6M signing bonus
  • agent: Franklin-Frye Sports
  • ML service:

Ryan Reid rhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 11/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Mets 4/2/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 11/8/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Pittsburgh 6/3/13
    • claimed by NY Mets off waivers 12/23/13 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 12/13/13
  • drafted by Tampa Bay 2006 (7-199) (James Madison)
  • $0.145M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.040

Avery Romero 3b
2014

  • drafted by Miami 2012 (3-104) (Menendez HS, St. Augustine, Fla.)
  • $0.7M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Kyle Skipworth c
2014

  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by Miami 11/20/12 
    • re-signed by Miami 2/19/13 
    • DFA by Miami 12/18/13, sent outright to Triple-A 12/20/13
  • drafted by Florida 2008 (1-6) (Patriot HS, Rubidoux, Calif.)
  • signed 6/08, $2.3M signing bonus
  • agents: Joe Longo, Andy Shaw
  • ML service: 0.020 (through 2013)

Miguel Tejada inf
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 5/14 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.625M in majors
    • released by Miami 7/30/14
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2013)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/31/12 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.1M in majors
    • performance bonuses: $40,000 each for 55, 65, 75, 85, 95 games 
    • suspended 105 games (25+80) for second and third positive tests for amphetamines 8/17/13 (ineligible to play through 5/31/14)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 5/9/12 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Baltimore 6/25/12
  • 1 year/$6.5M (2011)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 11/30/10
    • performance bonuses
    • DFA by San Francisco 8/31/11, released 9/8/11
  • 1 year/$6M (2010)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/25/10
    • performance bonus: $0.1M for 630 PAs
    • $0.15M assignment bonus if traded
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Baltimore 7/29/10 (Orioles paid about $1.1M of $2.1M left on Tejada’s contract)
  • 6 years/$72M (2004-09)
    • signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/03
    • $12M signing bonus ($4M in 2004, $2M annually 2005-06, 2010-11)
    • 04:$3M, 05:$9M, 06:$10M, 07:$12M, 08:$13M, 09:$13M
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • acquired by Houston in trade from Baltimore 12/12/07
  • 4 years/$11.3M (2000-03) (Oakland)
  • agent: Pat Rooney, Diego Bentz, Fern Cuza
  • ML service: 15.023 (through 2013)

Jordany Valdespin inf
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/20/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Miami 7/19/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Miami 10/10/14
  • 1 year/$496,645 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
    • placed on restricted list 8/5/13 (PED violation stemming from Biogenesis case) 
    • non-tendered by NY Mets 12/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 11/19/10
  • signed by NY Mets as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 1.069 (through 2013)

Trevor Williams rhp
2014

  • drafted by Miami 2013 (2-44) (Arizona State)
  • $1.2614M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Kenny Wilson of
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 11/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 11/20/13
    • signed by Toronto 3/14 
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers 4/24/14 after being DFA by Toronto 4/22/14 
    • claimed off waivers by Toronto 5/11/14 after being DFA by Minnesota 5/9/14 
    • claimed by Oakland off waivers 7/7/14 after being DFA by Toronto 7/5/14 
    • DFA by Oakland 7/28/14, sent outright to Triple-A 7/31/14
  • drafted by Toronto 2008 (2-63) (Sickles HS, Tampa)
  • $0.644M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

 

 

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