Colorado Rockies

Service time in years & days (through 2013 season).
    

A group led by Jerry McMorris and Charlie Monfort bought the Rockies for $95M in 1992. Monfort & his brother, Dick, bought out McMorris’ shares 12/05. 

Forbes magazine valued the club at $575M in March, 2014.
Bloomberg valued the franchise at $580M in October, 2013.

  • 2014 payments from other clubs:
    • $ 2,000,000 (Brett Anderson)
  • Opening Day payrolls
    (Major League contracts plus pro-rated signing bonuses)
    :

    • 2014: $ 93,581,071
    • 2013: $ 73,949,071
    • 2012: $ 81,135,571
    • 2011: $ 82,311,404
    • 2010: $ 84,268,333
    • 2009: $ 75,201,000
    • 2008: $ 68,655,500
    • 2007: $ 54,424,000
    • 2006: $ 41,233,000
    • 2005: $ 48,155,000
    • 2004: $ 65,445,167
    • 2003: $ 67,179,667
    • 2002: $ 56,851,043
    • 2001: $ 71,541,333
    • 2000: $ 64,100,000

Jeff Bridich Senior VP & GM
2015 -

  • 2015 -
    • promoted to Senior VP & GM 10/8/14, replacing Dan O’Dowd
  • 2011-14
    • senior director, player development
  • 2006-10
    • director, baseball operations
  • Senior Director, Scouting Operations Marc Gustafson
  • Director, Baseball Operations/Assistant General Counsel Zack Rosenthal
  • Director, Major League Operations Paul Egins

Walt Weiss Manager
3 years/$2M (2014-16)

  • 3 years / about $2M (2014-16)
    • signed extension with Colorado 10/15/13
  • 1 year (2013)
    • hired by Colorado as manager 11/7/12
  • former manager Jim Tracy
    • 2013 -
      • agreed to “indefinite” handshake extension with Colorado 2/12
      • resigned as manager 10/7/12 with $1.4M left on deal for 2013
    • 3 years/$4.4M (2010-12)
      • signed extension as permanent manager with Colorado 11/18/09
    • 1 year (2009)
      • hired by Colorado as interim manager 5/29/09, replacing Clint Hurdle
    • 3 years/$3.2M (2006-08)
      • hired as manager by Pittsburgh 10/05
      • fired by Pittsburgh 10/5/07
  • former manager Clint Hurdle
    • 2 years (2008-09)
      • signed extension with Colorado 4/07
      • fired by Colorado 5/29/09
    • 1 year/$0.8M (2007)
      • signed extension with Colorado 2/06
    • 2 years/$1.1M (2003-04), plus 2005-06 options
      • 03:$0.525M, 04:$0.575M, 05:$0.75M club option,
        06:$0.85M club option
      • 2003 & 2004 included $0.1M personal services contract each year
      • Colorado exercised 2005 & 2006 options 11/03
    • 1 year (2002)
      • hired by Colorado 4/02, replacing Buddy Bell

Troy Tulowitzki ss
10 years/$157.75M (2011-20), plus 2021 club option

  • 10 years/$157.75M (2011-20), plus 2021 club option
    • signed extension with Colorado 11/30/10, replacing final 3 years and option in previous contract
    • 11:$5.5M, 12:$8.25M, 13:$10M, 14:$16M, 15-19:$20M annually, 20:$14M, 21:$15M club option ($4M buyout)
    • salaries for 2020 and 2021 may increase by $6M annually based on MVP votes, Gold Gloves, Silver Sluggers or All-Star selections
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 each for Gold Glove, All Star
    • $2M assignment bonus if traded
    • may be traded only once during contract
  • 6 years/$31M (2008-13), plus 2014 club option
    • signed extension with Colorado 1/23/08
    • 08:$0.75M, 09:$1M, 10:$3.5M, 11:$5.5M, 12:$8.25M, 13:$10M, 14:$15M club option ($2M buyout)
    • may void remainder of contract if traded
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove; $50,000 for Silver Slugger. $75,000 for LCS MVP. $0.1M each for MVP, WS MVP
    • at signing, largest deal for player with less than 2 years of service
  • 1 year/$0.381M (2007)
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 8/06
  • drafted by Colorado 2005 (1-7) (Long Beach State)
  • signed 6/05, $2.3M signing bonus
  • agent: Paul Cohen
  • ML service: 7.033

Jorge De La Rosa lhp
2 years/$25M (2015-16)

  • 2 years/$25M (2015-16)
    • signed extension with Colorado 9/3/14
    • 15:$12.5M, 16:$12.5M
  • 2 years/$21.5M (2011-12), plus 2013 player option
    • re-signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/30/10
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 11:$9.5M, 12:$10M, 13:$11M player option ($1M buyout) which, if exercised by De La Rosa, gives club $11M club option for 2014
    • De La Rosa exercised 2013 option 10/31/12 
    • Colorado exercised 2014 option for $11M 10/8/13
  • 1 year/$5.6M (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/14/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • $0.3M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$2M (2009)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/19/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.025M (2008)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 1/18/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 24, 26, 28, 30 starts
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All Star selection
    • DFA by Kansas City 3/26/08
    • acquired by Colorado from Kansas City 4/30/08, with Royals paying $0.2M to Rockies as part of the deal
  • 1 year/$0.417M (2007)
    • re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.337M (2006)
    • re-signed 2/06
    • acquired in trade from Milwaukee 7/06
  • 1 year/$0.317M (2005)
  • agent: Bobby Barad
  • ML service: 9.015

Carlos Gonzalez cf
7 years/$80M (2011-17)

  • 7 years/$80M (2011-17)
    • signed extension with Colorado 1//11/11
    • $3M signing bonus
    • 11:$1M, 12:$5M, 13:$7.5M, 14:$10.5M, 15:$16M, 16:$17M, 17:$20M
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for Gold Glove, All-Star selection. $50,000 for Silver Slugger. $75,000 for LCS MVP. $0.1M each for MVP, WS MVP
    • $1M assignment bonus if traded
  • 1 year/$0.406M (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • 1 year/$0.403M (2009)
    • renewed by Colorado 3/4/09 ($149,172 in minors)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Oakland 11/12/08
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007)
    • signed 2/07
    • acquired in trade from Arizona 12/14/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased 11/06
  • signed 2002 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Scott Boras
  • ML service: 5.059

Michael Cuddyer rf
3 years/$31.5M (2012-14)

  • 3 years/$31.5M (2012-14)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/16/11
    • 12:$10.5M, 13:$10.5M, 14:$10.5M
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 for All-Star selection
    • 2014 salary may increase by up to $1.5M based on performance (increases by $0.5M to $11M with 500 plate appearances and active at end of 2013 season)
  • 3 years/$24M (2008-10), plus 2011 club option
    • signed extension with Minnesota 1/25/08 (avoided arbitration, $6.2M-$4.7M)
    • $2.75M signing bonus (due 11/08)
    • 08:$5M, 09:$6.75M, 10:$8.5M, 11:$10.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • club must exercise option by 5 days after end of 2009 World Series
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for WS MVP; $50,000 for LCS MVP. $0.1M for MVP ($75,000 for 2nd, $50,000 for 3rd, $25,000 for 4th-6th). $25,000 each for Gold Glove, All Star
    • Minnesota exercised $10.5M 2011 option 11/7/09
  • 1 year/$3.575M (2007)
    • re-signed 2/07 (avoided arbitration, $4.25M-$3M)
    • performance bonus: $50,000 for 650 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$1.3M (2006)
    • re-signed 1/06 (avoided arbitration, $1.5M-$1.1M)
    • performance bonuses: $10,000 for 500 PAs; $12,500 each for 525 & 550 PAs; $15,000 for 575 PAs
  • 1 year/$0.3475M (2005)
    • re-signed3/05
  • 1 year/$0.3075M (2004)
  • 1 year/$0.3025M (2003)
  • agent: Casey Close
  • ML service: 10.157

Brett Anderson lhp
4 years/$12.5M (2010-13), plus 2014-15 club options

  • 4 years/$12.5M (2010-13), plus 2014-15 club options
    • signed extension with Oakland 4/16/10, replacing 1 year/$0.41M deal signed 3/8/10
    • $1M signing bonus (paid in equal installments 8/5/10, 11/1/10, 3/1/11, 11/1/11
    • 10:$0.5M, 11:$1M, 12:$3M, 13:$5.5M, 14:$8M club option ($1.5M buyout), 15:$12M club option ($1.5M buyout)
    • Oakland exercised 2014 option 11/1/13
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Oakland 12/10/13 (A’s to pay Rockies $2M in the deal)
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2009
    • contract purchased by Oakland 4/4/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • acquired in trade from Arizona 12/14/07
  • drafted by Arizona 2006 (2-55) (Stillwater HS, Okla.)
  • $0.95M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 5.000

Justin Morneau 1b
2 years/$12.5M (2014-15), plus 2016 option

  • 2 years/$12.5M (2014-15), plus 2016 mutual option
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/13/13
    • 14:$5M, 15:$6.75M, 16:$9M mutual option ($0.75M buyout if club declines) 
    • 2015 salary increases based on 2014 performance: $0.5M with 550 plate appearances, $1.5M with top 3 finish in MVP vote, $0.375M for All-Star selection
  • 6 years/$80M (2008-13)
    • signed extension with Minnesota 1/25/08, replacing 1 year/$7.4M deal signed 1/18/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • $6M signing bonus
    • 08:$7.4M, 09:$10.6M, 10:$14M, 11:$14M, 12:$14M, 13:$14M
    • award bonuses: $0.1M for WS MVP, $0.1M for MVP ($75,000 for 2nd, $50,000 for 3rd, $25,000 for 4th-6th), $50,000 for LCS MVP, $25,000 each for Gold Glove, All Star selection
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Minnesota 8/31/13
  • 1 year/$4.5M (2007)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/07 (avoided arbitration, $5M-$4M)
  • 1 year/$0.385M (2006)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.345M (2005)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/05
  • drafted by Minnesota 1999 (3-89) (New Westminster SS, B.C.)
  • $0.29M signing bonus
  • agent: Mike Milchin, Relativity Baseball
  • ML service: 9.168

Jhoulys Chacin rhp
2 years/$6.5M (2013-14)

  • 2 years/$6.5M (2013-14)
    • signed extension with Colorado 1/26/13 (avoided arbitration, $2.6M-$1.7M)
    • 13:$1.65M, 14:$4.85M
  • 1 year/$0.482M (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.419M (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 7/24/09
  • signed by Colorado 2004 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Kinzer Management Group
  • ML service: 4.012

Boone Logan lhp
3 years/$16.5M (2014-16)

  • 3 years/$16.5M (2014-16)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/16/13
    • 14:$4.75M, 15:$5.5M, 16:$6.25M
  • 1 year/$3.15M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.875M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/26/12 (avoided arbitration, $2.1M-$1.7M)
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 55 games
  • 1 year/$1.2M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.59M (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/18/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4275M (2009)
    • re-signed by Atlanta 2/09
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Atlanta 12/22/09
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2008)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/27/08
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from White Sox 12/4/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 4/06
  • drafted by Chicago White Sox 2002 (20-600) (Temple JC, Texas)
  • agent: Peter Vescovo, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 6.140

Matt Belisle rhp
2 years/$8.125M (2012-13), plus 2014 option

  • 2 years/$8.125M (2012-13), plus 2014 mutual option
    • signed extension with Colorado 2/3/12
    • 12:$3.775M, 13:$4.1M, 14:$4.25M mutual option ($0.25M buyout)
    • performance bonuses: $0.225M annually based on games finished
  • 2 years/$6.125M (2011-12)
    • signed extension with Colorado 2/19/11 (replacing 1 year/$2.35M deal signed 1/11/11, avoiding arbitration)
    • 11:$2.35M, 12:$3.775M
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 11/5/09 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses:
      • $0.275M based on games (55-75)
      • $0.2M based on games finished, starting at 40
  • 1 year (2009)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 1/14/09 (minor-league contract, $0.8M in majors)
    • performance bonuses:
      • $25,000 for 165 IP, $50,000 for 175 IP, $75,000 for 185 IP, $0.1M for 195 IP, $0.125M for 205 IP
      • $25,000 each for 55, 60 games. $50,000 each for 65, 70, 75 games
    • contract purchased by Colorado 4/10/09
    • DFA by Colorado 5/25/09, sent outright to Triple-A 5/27/09
    • contract purchased by Colorado 7/11/09
    • DFA by Colorado 7/16/09
    • contract purchased by Colorado 9/8/09
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2008)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/31/08 (avoided arbitration, $1.6M-$1M)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 175, 185, 200, 210 IP
    • non-tendered by Cincinnati 12/12/08
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2007), re-signed 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.3435M (2006), re-signed 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
  • agent: CAA Sports (Greg Landry)
  • ML service: 8.019

Drew Stubbs lf
1 year/$4.1M (2014)

  • 1 year/$4.1M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.825M (2013)
    • signed by Cleveland 1/17/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • may earn additional $50,000 in performance bonuses
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Cleveland 12/18/13
  • 1 year/$0.5275M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/12
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Cincinnati 12/11/12
  • 1 year/$0.45M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 8/19/09
  • drafted 2006 (1-8) (Texas)
  • $2M signing bonus
  • agent: LSW Baseball
  • ML service: 4.047

LaTroy Hawkins rhp
1 year/$2.5M (2014), plus 2015 option

  • 1 year/$2.5M (2014), plus 2015 club option
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/21/13
    • 14:$2.25M, 15:$2.25M club option ($0.25M buyout)
  • 1 year/$1M (2013)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/31/13 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • may request release 3/26/13 if he will not make 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 NY Mets 3/29/13 
  • 1 year/$3M (2012)
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/6/12
  • 2 years/$7.5M (2010-11)
    • signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 12/9/09
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 10:$3M, 11:$4M
    • $0.275M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2009)
    • re-signed by Houston as a free agent 11/6/08
    • may earn additional $0.6M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$3.75M (2008)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/07
    • acquired by Houston in trade from NY Yankees 7/30/08 after being DFA 7/26/08 (Yankees paid “significant portion” of approximately $1.2375M left on Hawkins deal)
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2007), plus 2008 opton
    • signed as a free agent 11/06
    • 07:$3.25M, 08:$3.75M mutual option ($0.25M buyout)
    • Colorado declined $3.75M 2008 option 10/31/07
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 for 25 GF. $75,000 each for 30, 35 GF. $0.1M for 40 GF. $0.15M for 45 GF. $0.2M for 50 GF. $0.25M for 55 GF
    • award bonuses: $25,000 for All Star, $50,000 for Gold Glove, $75,000 for LCS MVP, $0.1M each for MVP, WS MVP, Cy Young ($50,000 for 2nd-5th), Rolaids award ($50,000 for 2nd-5th)
  • 2 years/$8M (2004-05), plus 2006 player option
    • acquired in trade 12/05, with San Francisco paying about $0.9M of Hawkins’ $4.35M 2006 salary as part of the deal
    • Hawkins exercised $4.35M 2006 player option 10/05
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 04:$2M, 05:$3.5M, 06:$3.5M player option (plus escalators)
    • may earn additional $4.35M in incentives, 04-06:
    • $0.15M/year (appearances) ($50,000 each for 60, 65 & 70 g)
    • $1.3M/year (GF): $50,000 each for 20, 25 GF; $0.1M for 30 GF, $0.15M for 35, 40 & 45 GF, $0.2M for 50 & 55 GF, $0.25M for 60 GF
    • signed as a free agent 12/03
  • 2 years/$4M (2001-02), plus $3M 03 club option
    • 01:$1.45M, 02:$2.3M, 03:$3M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • club picked up option 10/02)
  • agent: Larry Reynolds
  • ML service: 17.054

Juan Nicasio rhp
1 year/$2.025M (2014)

  • 1 year/$2.025M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.491M (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • signed 2006 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: World Sports Management
  • ML service: 2.124

Franklin Moraleslhp
1 year/$1.7125M (2014)

  • 1 year/$1.7125M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/16/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.4875M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Boston 12/18/13
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2012)
    • signed by Boston 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.424M (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/11
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Colorado 5/20/11
  • 1 year/$0.406M (2010)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • 1 year/$0.402M (2009)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/4/09 ($71,966 in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.391M (2008)
    • split contract, $62,500 in minors
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased 8/18/07
  • signed 2002 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Relativity Baseball
  • ML service: 5.007

Nick Masset rhp 
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 2/17/14 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Colorado 5/5/14
  • 2 years/$5.5M (2012-13)
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 1/25/12 (avoided arbitration, $2.9M-$2.1M)
    • 12:$2.4M, 13:$3.1M
    • 2013 salary may increase based on 2012 games finished: $50,000 for 25 GF, $0.1M for 40 GF, $0.2M each for 50, 60 GF
    • performance bonuses for 2012-13 combined: $50,000 for 77 games
    • performance bonuses for 2013: $50,000 for 25 GF, $0.1M for 40 GF, $0.2M each for 50, 60 GF
  • 2 years/$2.58M (2010-11)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/16/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • 10:$1.035M, 11:$1.545M
    • $0.3M in performance bonuses based on games, GF
    • 2011 salary may increase by $0.78M based on 2010 games, GF
  • 1 year/$0.418M (2009)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/2/09
  • 1 year/$0.396M (2008)
    • re-signed by White Sox 2/27/08
    • acquired by Cincinnati in trade from White Sox 7/31/08
  • 1 year/$0.381M (2007)
    • acquired by White Sox in trade from Texas 12/06
    • re-signed by White Sox 2/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • contract purchased by Texas 6/06
  • drafted 2000 (8-244) (St. Petersburg College, Fla.)
  • signed 2001 (draft & follow)
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 6.146

Michael McKenry c
1 year/$0.75M (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 1/14 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.75M in majors
    • contract selected by Colorado 3/21/14
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2013)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 12/2/13 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$0.484M (2012)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Colorado 2/11
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Colorado 3/29/11
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Boston 6/13/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/09
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/5/10
  • drafted 2006 (7-198) (Middle Tennessee State)
  • $0.135M signing bonus
  • agent: Gavin Kahn
  • ML service: 2.136

Brandon Barnes lf-cf
1 year/$0.501M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.501M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year/$0.4917M (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Houston 12/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Houston 8/7/12
  • drafted by Houston 2005 (6-194) (Cypress JC, Calif.)
  • $0.13M signing bonus
  • agent: PSI Sports
  • ML service: 1.058

Rex Brothers lhp
1 year/$0.502M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.502M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year/$0.491M (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 6/4/11
  • drafted by Colorado 2009 (1s-34) (Lipscomb)
  • $0.969M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 2.117

Adam Ottavino rhp
1 year/$0.502M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.502M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year/$0.491M (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 11/18/11
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/29/12
    • claimed by Colorado off waivers from St. Louis 4/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 11/18/09
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/4/10
    • sent outright to Triple-A by St. Louis 11/17/10
  • drafted by St. Louis 2006 (1-30) (Northeastern)
  • signed 6/06, $0.95M signing bonus
  • agent: Levinsons, ACES
  • ML service: 2.087

Wilin Rosario c
1 year/$0.502M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.502M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year/$0.491M (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/19/10
  • signed by Colorado 2/13/06 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Team One Sports
  • ML service: 2.023

Josh Rutledge 2b-ss
1 year/$0.501M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.501M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 7/13/12
  • drafted by Colorado 2010 (3-107) (Alabama)
  • $0.295M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 1.031

Cristhian Adames ss
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • signed by Colorado 9/14/07 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Jayson Aquino lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • signed by Colorado 7/2/09 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.175M signing bonus
  • agent: Beverly Hills Sports Council
  • ML service: 0.000

Nolan Arenado 3b
1 year/$0.5M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 4/28/13
  • drafted by Colorado 2009 (2-59) (El Toro HS, Lake Forest, Calif.)
  • $0.625M signing bonus
  • agent: Scott Boras (previously Beverly Hills Sports Council)
  • ML service: 0.155

Christian Bergman rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Colorado 6/9/14
  • drafted by Colorado 2010 (24-740) (UC-Irvine)
  • ML service: 0.000

Chad Bettis rhp
1 year/$0.5M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5M (2013)
    • contract selected by Colorado 8/1/13
  • drafted by Colorado 2010 (2-76) (Texas Tech)
  • $0.477M signing bonus
  • agent: Sosnick-Cobbe
  • ML service: 0.060

Charlie Blackmon of
1 year/$0.501M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.501M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14 ($205,379 in minors)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 6/6/11
  • drafted by Colorado 2008 (2-72) (Georgia Tech)
  • signed 6/08, $0.563M signing bonus
  • agent: Sports One
  • ML service: 1.102

Brooks Brown rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/15/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Colorado 7/6/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 11/12/12 (minor-league deal)
  • acquired by Detroit in trade from Arizona 4/2/09
  • drafted by Arizona 2006 (1s-34) (Georgia)
  • $0.9M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Eddie Butler rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Colorado 6/6/14
  • drafted by Colorado 2012 (1s-46) (Radford)
  • $1M signing bonus ($1.1077M slot)
  • agent: Steve Canter
  • ML service: 0.000

Tyler Chatwood rhp
1 year/$0.502M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.502M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 4/11/11
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from LA Angels 11/30/11
  • drafted by LA Angels 2008 (2-74) (Redlands East Valley HS, Calif.)
  • $0.547M signing bonus
  • agent: Bob Garber (previously Scott Boras) (previously Dan Lozano)
  • ML service: 2.039

Charlie Culberson inf
1 year/$0.5M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by San Francisco 11/19/11
    • re-signed by San Francisco 3/9/12
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from San Francisco 7/28/12
  • drafted by San Francisco 2007 (1s-51) (Calhoun HS, Ga.)
  • signed 6/20/07, $607,500 signing bonus
  • agent: Career Sports
  • ML service: 0.074

Corey Dickerson rf-lf
1 year/$0.5M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 6/21/13
  • drafted by Colorado 2010 (8-260) (Meridian CC, Miss.)
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • agent: MVP Sports
  • ML service: 0.101

Yohan Flande lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/25/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Colorado 6/25/14
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/19/10 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 11/17/09
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 2/10
    • released by Philadelphia 12/7/10
  • signed by Philadelphia 12/04 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Christian Friedrich lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • drafted by Colorado 2008 (1-25) (Eastern Kentucky)
  • signed 6/08, $1.35M signing bonus
  • agent: Frontline
  • ML service: 1.029

Rosell Herrera ss
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • signed by Colorado 7/2/09 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.8M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Tommy Kahnle rhp
1 year/$0.5M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • selected by Colorado from NY Yankees in Rule 5 draft 12/12/13
    • signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2010 (5-175) (Lynn University, Boca Raton, Fla.)
  • $0.15M signing bonus
  • agent: TWC Sports
  • ML service: 0.000

D.J. LeMaheiu 2b
1 year/$0.501M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.501M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Chicago Cubs 12/8/11
    • signed by Colorado 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 5/30/11
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2009 (2-79) (LSU)
  • $0.508M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.128

Jordan Lyles rhp
1 year/$0.502M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.502M (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Houston 3/13
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Houston 12/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Houston 5/30/11
  • drafted by Houston 2008 (1s-38) (Hartsville HS, SC)
  • signed 6/08, $0.93M signing bonus
  • agent: Palmetto Sports
  • ML service: 2.060

Chris Martin rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Boston 12/18/13
    • contract purchased by Colorado 4/25/14
  • signed by Boston as a free agent 3/31/11 (McLennan CC, Texas)
  • agent: SSG Baseball
  • ML service: 0.000

Tyler Matzek lhp
1 year/$0.5M (2014)

  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • drafted by Colorado 2009 (1-11) (Capistrano Valley HS, Mission Viejo, Calif.)
  • signed 8/17/09, $3.9M signing bonus
  • agent: Greg Genske
  • ML service: 0.000

Matt McBride c
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/16/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Colorado 8/19/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 8/4/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Colorado 11/20/12
  • acquired by Colorado in trade from Cleveland 7/30/11 (U Jimenez deal)
  • drafted by Cleveland 2006 (2s-75) (Lehigh)
  • $0.445M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.042

Kyle Parker of
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • drafted by Colorado 2010 (1-26) (Clemson)
  • $1.4M signing bonus
  • agent: Career Sports
  • ML service: 0.000

Ben Paulsen 1b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Colorado 7/21/14
  • drafted by Colorado 2009 (3-90) (Clemson)
  • $0.391M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 0.000

Chris Rusin lhp
1 year/$0.5035M (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/3/14
    • claimed by Colorado off waivers from Chicago Cubs 9/27/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 8/21/12
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2009 (4-140) (Kentucky)
  • $0.14M signing bonus
  • agent: Sports One
  • ML service: 0.115

Rob Scahill rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 9/6/12
  • drafted by Colorado 2009 (8-241) (Bradley)
  • $0.11M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 0.105

Kraig Sitton lhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Colorado 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14
  • drafted by Colorado 2010 (7-230) (Oregon State)
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • agent: Primo Sports Group
  • ML service: 0.000

Jackson Williams c
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/17/13 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Colorado 6/23/14
  • drafted by San Francisco 2007 (1s-43) (Oklahoma)
  • $708,750 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Rafael Ynoa 2b
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/13/13 (minor-league deal)
    • contract selected by Colorado 9/1/14
  • signed by LA Dodgers 7/8/05 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Minor Leagues

Tyler Anderson lhp
2014

  • drafted by Colorado 2011 (1-20) (Oregon)
  • $1.4M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Chad Bettis rhp
2014

  • drafted by Colorado 2010 (2-76) (Texas Tech)
  • $0.477M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Bobby Cassevah rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by Colorado as a free agent 11/16/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 2/28/13 (elected free agency 3/1/13)
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 3/3/13 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2012)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • re-signed by LA Angels 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • selected by Oakland from LA Angels in Rule 5 draft 12/10/09
    • signed by Oakland 3/8/10
    • returned by Oakland to LA Angels 3/15/10
    • contract purchased by LA Angels 4/9/10
  • drafted by LA Angels 2004 (34-1,013) (Pace HS, Miami)
  • agent: Joshua Kusnick
  • ML service: 1.050

David Dahl of
2014

  • drafted by Colorado 2012 (1-10) (Oak Mountain HS, Birmingham, Ala.)
  • $2.6M signing bonus ($2.7M slot)
  • agent: Sosnick-Cobbe
  • ML service:

Kyle Freeland lhp
2014

  • drafted by Colorado 2014 (1-8) (Evansville)
  • $2.3M signing bonus ($3.1908M slot)
  • ML service:

Jonathan Gray rhp
2014

  • drafted by Colorado 2013 (1-3) (University of Oklahoma)
  • $4.8M signing bonus ($5.6264M slot)
  • ML service:

Ryan McMahon 3b
2014

  • drafted by Colorado 2013 (2-76) (Mater Dei HS, Santa Ana, Calif.)
  • $1.3276M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Tom Murphy c
2014

  • drafted by Colorado 2012 (3-105) (Buffalo)
  • $0.454M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Kyle Parker 1b-of
2014

  • drafted by Colorado 2010 (1-26) (Clemson)
  • $1.4M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Josh Roenicke rhp
1 year (2014)

  • 1 year (2014)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 2/14/14 (minor-league deal)
    • may opt out of contract 6/15/14 if not on Major League roster
    • released by Washington 8/7/14
    • signed by Colorado as a free agent 8/12/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 10/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12
    • claimed by Minnesota off waivers from Colorado 11/2/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/11
    • claimed by Colorado off waivers 6/2/11 after being DFA by Toronto
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 2/10
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/21/09
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Cincinnati 7/31/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 9/9/08
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2006 (10-294) (UCLA)
  • $20,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.062

Trevor Story ss
2014

  • drafted by Colorado 2011 (1s-45) (Irving HS, Texas)
  • $0.915M signing bonus
  • agent: Hendricks Sports (previously Kyle Dison)
  • ML service: 

Raimel Tapia of
2014

  • signed by Colorado 11/10 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.175M signing bonus
  • ML service:

Forrest Wall 2b
2014

  • drafted by Colorado 2014 (1s-35) (Orangewood Christian HS, Winter Park, Fla.)
  • $1.6145M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Tim Wheeler of
2014

  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by Colorado 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13 
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Colorado 11/27/13
  • drafted by Colorado 2009 (1-32) (Sacramento State)
  • $0.9M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

 

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