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.

  • Payments from other clubs for 2015:
    • $10,000,000 (Dan Haren)
    • $                 (Dee Gordon)
  • 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

 

Dan Haren rhp
1 year/$10M (2014), plus vesting option

  • 1 year/$10M (2014), plus 2015 vesting option
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 11/25/13
    • 2015 player option worth $10M with 180 innings pitched in 2014 (if traded, player option is $11M with 180 IP) 
    • performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 24, 27, 30 starts. $0.5M for 32 starts. $0.25M each for 150, 160, 170 innings. $0.5M each for 180, 190 IP
    • identical performance bonuses for 2015 if option vests
    • Haren exercised 2015 option for $10M 10/30/14
    • acquired by Miami in trade from LA Dodgers 12/10/14
  • 1 year/$13M (2013)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 12/4/12
  • 4 years/$44.75M (2009-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with Arizona 8/5/08, replacing option year & final guaranteed year of previous contract
    • 09:$7.5M, 10:$8.25M, 11:$12.75M, 12:$12.75M, 13:$15.5M club option ($3.5M buyout)
    • no-trade protection (may block deals to 12 clubs)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Arizona 7/25/10
    • LA Angels declined 2013 option 11/2/12
  • 4 years/$12.65M (2006-09), plus 2010 club option
    • signed extension with Oakland 9/05
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Oakland 12/14/07
    • $0.2M signing bonus
    • 06:$0.5M, 07:$2.2M, 08:$4M, 09:$5.5M, 10:$6.75M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • 2010 option guaranteed if Haren reaches specific IP mark
    • escalators may increase 2009 salary by $0.75M and 2010 club option by $1M
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star selection
    • If Haren does not qualify for arbitration as a Super 2 after 2006, the contract’s guarantee is reduced from $12.65M to $9.5M. (Haren would be likely to qualify with 2 years, 154 days of service.)
  • 1 year/$0.3235M (2005)
    • re-signed 2/05
    • split contract paying $147,000 in minors
  • agent: CAA Sports (Greg Landry)
  • ML service: 10.154

Mat Latos rhp
2 years/$11.5M (2013-14)

  • 2 years/$11.5M (2013-14)
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 2/12/13 (avoided arbitration, $4.7M-$4.15M)
    • 13:$4.25M, 14:$7.25M
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Cincinnati 12/11/14
  • 1 year/$0.55M (2012)
    • signed by Cincinnati 3/12
  • 1 year/$0.4607M (2011)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/27/11
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from San Diego 12/17/11
  • 1 year/$0.4078M (2010)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 7/19/09
  • drafted 2006 (11-333) (Coconut Creek HS, Fla.)
  • $1.25M signing bonus
  • agent: Bledsoe Sports
  • ML service: 5.079

Michael Morse 1b-of
2 years/$16M (2015-16)

  • 2 years/$16M (2015-16)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/17/14
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 15:$7M, 16:$8M
    • annual performance bonus: $0.25M for 550 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$6M (2014)
    • signed by San Francisco as a free agent 12/12/13
  • 2 years/$10.5M (2012-13)
    • signed extension with Washington 1/20/12 (avoided arbitration, $5M-$3.5M)
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 12:$3.25M, 13:$6.75M
    • acquired by Seattle in trade from Washington 1/16/13
    • acquired by Baltimore in trade from Seattle 8/30/13
  • 1 year/$1.05M (2011)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 for 300 PAs. $75,000 each for 350, 400 PAs. $0.1M for 450 PAs
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2010)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.407M (2009)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/21/09
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Seattle 4/1/09
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Seattle 6/28/09
    • contract purchased by Washington 8/18/09
  • 1 year/$0.3935M (2008)
    • re-signed 2/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed 2/06
  • agent: Levinsons, ACES
  • ML service: 7.114

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

Aaron Crow rhp
1 year/$1.475M (2014)

  • 1 year/$1.475M (2014)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/31/14 (avoided arbitration, $1.7M-$1.28M)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Kansas City 11/28/14
  • 1 year/$1.28M (2013)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/2/13
  • 3 years/$3M (2010-12)
    • signed Major League contract with Kansas City 9/17/09
    • $1.5M signing bonus
    • escalators may increase value to slightly less than $4.5M
    • 2012 salary of $1.6M
  • drafted by Kansas City 2009 (1-12) (Fort Worth, Independent League)
  • drafted by Washington 2008 (1-9) (Missouri) (did not sign)
  • agents: Hendricks Sports
  • ML service: 4.000

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

Dee Gordon 2b
1 year/$0.515M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.515M (2014)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/2/14
    • acquired by Miami in trade from LA Dodgers 12/10/14
  • 1 year/$0.501M (2013)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.485M (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by LA Dodgers 6/6/11
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2008 (4-127) (Seminole CC, Fla.)
  • $0.25M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.154

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

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

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

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

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

Andrew McKirahan lhp
2015

  • 2015
    • selected by Miami from Chicago Cubs in Rule 5 draft 12/11/14
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2011 (21-639) (University of Texas)
  • ML service: 0.000

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

Andre Rienzo lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14
    • acquired by Miami in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/11/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/22/13
  • signed by Chicago White Sox 11/06 as a free agent from Brazil
  • ML service: 0.162

Miguel Rojas ss
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 6/6/14
    • acquired by Miami in trade from LA Dodgers 12/10/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 11/13/12 (minor-league contract)
  • signed by Cincinnati 11/24/05 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • ML service: 0.115

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)

Cole Gillespie of
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/5/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Seattle 4/24/14
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 7/5/14 after DFA by Seattle 7/4/14
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 8/3/14
    • refused assignment by Toronto 10/4/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by San Francisco 12/12/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by San Francisco 7/5/13
    • claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 7/13/13 after being DFA by San Francisco 7/9/13
    • DFA by Chicago Cubs 9/4/13, sent outright to Triple-A 9/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/12
    • DFA by Arizona 9/19/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Arizona 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/11/10
  • acquired by Arizona in trade with Milwaukee 7/19/09
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2006 (3-92) (Oregon St)
  • $0.4175M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports (Joe Urbon)
  • ML service: 1.105

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:

Chris Narveson lhp
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed for 2014 by Yakult Swallows of Japan
  • 1 year/$0.84M (2013)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 1/10/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 6/20/13 
    • elected free agency 10/13
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2012)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/12
  • 1 year/$0.44415M (2011)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4065M (2010)
    • re-signed by Milwaukee 2/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 6/14/09
    • DFA by Milwaukee 7/9/09, sent outright to Triple-A 7/13/09
    • contract purchased by Milwaukee 8/21/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/4/07 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by St. Louis 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Colorado 3/05
    • claimed by St. Louis off waivers from Boston 8/05
  • 1 year (2004)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from St. Louis 8/04
  • drafted by St. Louis 2000 (2-53)
  • $0.675M signing bonus
  • agent: Relativity Baseball
  • ML service: 4.012

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:

Scott Sizemore inf
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/29/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 4/15/14 
    • released by NY Yankees 7/31/14
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 8/9/14 (minor-league deal)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Oakland 11/22/13
  • 1 year/$0.485M (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Detroit 3/11
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Detroit 5/27/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Detroit 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Detroit 1/27/10
  • drafted by Detroit 2006 (5-142) (Virginia Commonwealth)
  • $0.1975M signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.055

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)

Jhonatan Solano c
1 year (2015)

  • 1 year (2015)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 2/26/14
    • released by Washington 11/18/14
  • 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 by Washington 2006 as an amateur free agent from Colombia
  • ML service: 1.027

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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