Payroll



C.C. Sabathia lhp
5 years/$122M (2012-16), plus 2017 option
  • 5 years/$122M (2012-16), plus 2017 vesting option
    • signed extension with NY Yankees 10/31/11
    • 12-15:$23M/year, 16:$25M, 17:$25M vesting option ($5M buyout)
    • 2017 salary guaranteed if Sabathia 1) does not end 2016 on the disabled list with a left shoulder injury, 2) does not spend more than 45 days in 2016 on the disabled list with a left shoulder injury or 3) does not make more than six relief appearances in 2016 because of a left shoulder injury
    • no-trade protection
    • perks: suite on road trips
    • 2017 option vested 10/16
  • 7 years/$161M (2009-15)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/11/08
    • $9M signing bonus (paid 12/31/08, 3/1/09 and 7/31/09)
    • 09:$14M, 10-15:$23M annually
    • salaries to be paid semimonthly over all 12 months of year, rather than semimonthly during season
    • Sabathia may opt of of deal after 2011 season
    • no-trade protection
    • perks: suite on road trips
  • 2 years/$17.5M (2007-08)
    • signed extension with Cleveland 4/05, with Indians also exercising 2006 option as part of deal
    • 07:$8.75M, 08:$9M
    • may earn $7.75M in award & performance bonuses:
      • up to $2M in 2006, $3M in 2007, $2.75M in 2008
      • award bonuses for top 5 finish in MVP vote or top 2 finish in Cy Young vote ($0.25M for 2007 Cy Young)
      • 2007 Cy Young increases 2008 salary to $11M
      • $0.1M award bonus for All Star selection
  • 4 years/$9.5M (2002-05), plus 2006 option
    • signed extension with Cleveland 2002
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 02:$0.45M, 03:$0.85M, 04:$2.45M, 05:$4.5M, 06:$7M club option ($0.25M buyout)
    • 2006 option guaranteed with 405 IP (2004-05) or 540 IP (2003-05) (vested 4/05)
    • award bonus: $0.1M for All Star selection
  • drafted by Cleveland 1998 (1-20) (Vallejo HS, Calif.)
  • $1.3M signing bonus
  • agent: Roc Nation Sports / CAA Sports (previously Legacy Agency)
  • ML service: 16.000
Masahiro Tanaka rhp
7 years/$155M (2014-20)
  • 7 years/$155M (2014-20)
    • signed by NY Yankees 1/22/14
    • 14-19: $22M annually. 20:$23M
    • Tanaka may opt out of contract after 2017 season
    • full no-trade protection
    • perks: $35,000 moving allowance, $0.1M housing allowance, interpreter at salary of $85,000, 4 first-class round trip airline tickets between Japan & NY
  • NY Yankees also paid $20M posting fee to Rakuten, Tanaka’s former club in Japan
  • 2007-13: Rakuten Golden Eagles of Japanese Pacific League
  • agent: Casey Close, Excel Sports
  • ML service: 3.000
Jacoby Ellsbury cf
7 years/$153M (2014-20), plus 2021 option
  • 7 years/$153M (2014-20), plus 2021 option
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/13/13
    • 14-20: $21,142,857.15 annually. 21:$21M club option ($5M buyout)
    • full no-trade protection
    • perks: right to purchase six Legends Suite tickets per year
  • 1 year/$9M (2013)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • Boston made qualifying offer 11/4/13
  • 1 year/$8.05M (2012)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2011)
    • re-signed by Boston 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 600, 700 PAs
  • 1 year/$0.4965M (2010)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.4495M (2009)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/09
  • 1 year/$0.406M (2008)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/6/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Boston 6/30/07
  • drafted by Boston 2005 (1-23) (Oregon State)
  • signed 7/06, $1.4M signing bonus
  • agent: Boras Corp. (previously Joe Urbon)
  • ML service: 9.037
Aroldis Chapman lhp
5 years/$86M (2017-21)
  • 5 years/$86M (2017-21)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/8/16
    • $11M signing bonus ($1M paid in 2016, $5M each in 2017-18)
    • 17-21: annual salaries of $15M
    • Chapman may opt out of contract after 2019 season
    • Chapman may not be traded to Seattle or a club based in California
    • full no-trade protection for 2017-19
    • limited no-trade protection for 2020-21
  • 1 year/$11.325 (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees 2/12/16 (avoided arbitration, $13M-$9M)
    • suspended for first 30 games of 2016 season, with Chapman losing 30 days’ ML service and pay, or $1,856,557
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from NY Yankees 7/25/16 with $4,331,967 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$8.05M (2015)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/13/15 (avoided arbitration, $8.7M-$6.65M)
    • award bonuses
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Cincinnati 12/28/15
  • 1 year/$5M (2014), plus bonus
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 1/28/14 (avoided arbitration, $5.4M-$4.6M)
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 for All-Star selection
    • also due deferred $3M bonus when arbitration-eligible after 2013
  • 6 years/$30.25M (2010-15)
    • signed by Cincinnati as an amateur free agent 1/11/10
    • $16.25M signing bonus ($1.5M at signing; $1.5M each Nov. 1, 2010-13; $1.25M each Nov. 1, 2014-20)
    • 10:$1M, 11:$1M, 12:$2M, 13:$2M, 14:$3M, 15:$5M player option
    • Chapman must decide whether to accept or decline 2015 player option within 5 days after end of 2014 World Series
    • if Chapman qualifies for arbitration after 2012, $5M is converted to a bonus and he becomes arbitration-eligible
    • if Chapman qualifies for arbitration after 2013, $3M is converted to a bonus and he becomes arbitration-eligible (met 10/2013)
    • award bonuses, including $25,000 for All-Star selection
  • defected from Cuba to Netherlands 7/1/09
  • agent: Magnus Sports (previously Relativity Baseball, Hendricks Sports)
  • ML service: 6.009
Chase Headley 3b
4 years/$52M (2015-18)
  • 4 years/$52M (2015-18)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/15/14
    • 15:$13M, 16:$13M, 17:$13M, 18:$13M
    • annual performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 475, 500, 525, 550 plate appearances
    • one-time assignment bonus: $1M if traded
  • 1 year/$10.525M (2014)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from San Diego 7/22/14 (Padres pay $1M to Yankees in the deal)
  • 1 year/$8.575M (2013)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/30/13 (avoided arbitration, $10.3M-$7.075M)
  • 1 year/$3.475M (2012)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.325M (2011)
    • re-signed by San Diego 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4277M (2010)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/10
  • 1 year/$0.4115M (2009)
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/27/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/3/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 6/15/07
  • drafted by San Diego 2005 (2-66) (Tennessee)
  • $0.56M signing bonus
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 8.123
Matt Holliday dh-lf
1 year/$13M (2017)
  • 1 year/$13M (2077)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/7/16
    • limited no-trade protection: may block deals to one club (Oakland)
  • 7 years/$120M (2010-16), plus 2017 option
    • re-signed by St. Louis as a free agent 1/10
    • 10-16: $17M annually, 17:$17M club option ($1M buyout)
    • club to exercise/decline option within 5 days of end of 2016 World Series
    • 2017 option guaranteed with top 10 finish in 2016 MVP vote
    • $2M annually deferred without interest, to be paid from 2020 to 2029 in annual installments of $1.4M or $1.6M, depending on whether the option vests or is exercised (present value of $113,580,723 per MLBPA)
    • St. Louis declined 2017 option 11/4/16
    • full no-trade clause
    • award bonuses: $0.2M for MVP ($0.1M for 2nd in vote, $50,000 for 3rd). $0.15M for WS MVP. $0.1M for NLCS MVP. $50,000 each for NLDS MVP, All Star election, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger. $25,000 for All Star selection
    • perks: suite on road
  • 2 years/$23M (2008-09)
    • signed extension with Colorado 1/18/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • 08:$9.5M, 09:$13.5M
    • 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
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Colorado 11/12/08
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Oakland 7/24/09 (A’s to pay $1.5M of approximately $5.385M remaining of 2009 salary)
  • 1 year/$4.4M (2007)
    • re-signed by Colorado 1/07 (avoided arbitration)
  • 4 years (2002-05), plus 2006, 2007 options
    • signed by Colorado 3/02
    • 02:$0.1M, 03:$0.125M, 04:$0.15M, 05:$0.316M, 06:$0.5M club option ($0.1M buyout), 07:$0.6M club option ($0.1M buyout)
    • in majors, salaries increase to 02:$0.2M, 03:$0.3M, 04:$0.3M
    • if otherwise eligible for arbitration or free agency, Holliday has right to void remainder of contract & forfeit buyout (Holliday exercised this right after 2006 & re-signed, avoiding arbitration)
    • performance bonuses:
      • 2004: $40,000 each for 200, 250, 300, 350 and 400 PAs
      • 2005: $50,000 each for 250, 300, 350, 400 PAs
    • roster bonuses: $0.2M for 60 days on active roster, $0.25M for 120 days on active roster, $0.3M for 180 days on the active roster
    • award bonuses: $25,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove. $50,000 each for Rookie of the Year, Silver Slugger, LDS MVP. $75,000 for LCS MVP. $0.1M each for MVP or World Series MVP
    • Holliday may not play football for 3 years but may after 2004
    • Colorado exercised $0.5M 2006 option 10/05
  • drafted by Colorado 1998 (7-210) (Stillwater HS, Okla.)
  • $0.8425M signing bonus (largest-ever for 7th-round)
  • first pro contract required club to offer Holliday a Major League contract by 8/2001
  • agent: Boras Corp. (formerly Jot Hartley)
  • ML service: 13.000
Brett Gardner lf
4 years/$52M (2015-18), plus 2019 option
  • 4 years/$52M (2015-18), plus 2019 club option
    • signed extension with NY Yankees 2/23/14
    • $2M signing bonus
    • 15:$12M, 16:$13M, 17:$12M, 18:$11M, 19:$12.5M club option ($2M buyout)
    • assignment bonus: $1M if traded
  • 1 year/$5.6M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.85M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 12/7/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 375, 400, 425, 450, 475, 500 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$2.8M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/20/12 (avoided arbitration, $3.2M-$2.4M)
  • 1 year/$0.5495M (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/11
  • 1 year/$0.4525M (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/12/10
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 2/09 ($95,948 in minors)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 6/30/08
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2005 (3-109) (College of Charleston)
  • $0.21M signing bonus
  • agent: Pro Star Management
  • ML service: 8.072
David Robertson rhp
4 years/$46M (2015-18)
  • 4 years/$46M (2012-15)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/8/14
    • 15:$10M, 16:$11M, 17:$12M, 18:$13M
    • award bonuses: $15,000 for All Star. $25,000 each for Gold Glove, All Star start. $50,000 for Sporting News All Star. $75,000 for LCS MVP. $0.1M each for MVP, Cy Young ($90,000 for second in vote, $80,000 for third, $70,000 for fourth, $60,000 for fifth)
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to five clubs: Detroit, LA Dodgers, NY Mets, Oakland, Philadelphia)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/18/17
  • 1 year/$5.215M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • NY Yankees made qualifying offer 10/31/14
  • 1 year/$3.1M (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/25/13 (avoided arbitration, $3.55M-$2.85M)
  • 1 year/$1.6M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • may earn additional $25,000 in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$460,450 (2011)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/11
  • 1 year/$426,650 (2010)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/12/10
  • 1 year/$406,825 (2009)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/3/09 (split contract, $102,812 in minors)
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 6/28/08
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2006 (17-524) (Alabama)
  • $0.2M signing bonus
  • agents: All Bases Covered
  • ML service: 8.070
Todd Frazier 3b
1 year/$12M (2017)
  • 1 year/$12M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/18/17
  • 2 years/$12M (2015-16)
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 2/8/15 (avoided arbitration, $5.7M-$3.9M)
    • $1.5M signing bonus
    • 15:$3M, 16:$7.5M
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Cincinnati 12/16/15
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2014)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.5275M (2013)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/19/10
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2007 (1s-34) (Rutgers)
  • signed 7/07, $0.825M signing bonus
  • agent: Brodie Van Wagenen, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 5.071
Jaime Garcia lhp
4 years/$27M (2012-15), plus 2016, 2017 club options
  • 4 years/$27M (2012-15), plus 2016, 2017 club options
    • signed extension with St. Louis 7/13/11
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 12:$3.25M, 13:$5.75M, 14:$7.75M, 15:$9.25M, 16:$11.5M club option ($0.5M buyout), 17:$12M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • St. Louis exercised 2016 option 11/2/15
    • St. Louis exercised 2017 option 11/4/16
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from St. Louis 12/1/16
    • acquired by Minnesota in trade from Atlanta 7/24/17, with Twins paying $4,524,590 in remaining 2017 salary
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Minnesota 7/30/17, with Yankees paying a pro-rated portion of Major League minimum ($184,180) and Twins paying remaining 2017 salary ($3,946,967)
  • 1 year/$0.437M (2011)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/11
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 3/4/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • re-signed by St. Louis 2/28/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • contract purchased by St. Louis 7/10/08
  • drafted by St. Louis 2005 (22-608) (Sharyland HS, Mission, Texas)
  • agent: Moye Sports (previously MDR Sports)
  • ML service: 8.047
Starlin Castro 2b
7 years/$60M (2013-19), plus 2020 option
  • 7 years/$60M (2013-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed extension with Chicago Cubs 8/28/12
    • $6M signing bonus
    • 13:$5M, 14:$5M, 15:$6M, 16:$7M, 17:$9M, 18:$10M, 19:$11M,20:$16M club option ($1M buyout)
    • performance bonuses
    • 2019 salary and 2020 option increase by $2M each with one MVP in 2013-19 or two Top 5 finishes in MVP vote, 2013-19
    • deal does not include no-trade protection
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Chicago Cubs 12/8/15
  • 1 year/$0.567M (2012)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/12
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2011)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 5/7/10
  • signed by Chicago Cubs 2004 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Magnus Sports (previously Rep 1 Baseball)
  • ML service: 6.150
Michael Pineda rhp
1 year/$7.4M (2017)
  • 1 year/$7.4M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.3M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.1M (2015)
    • re-signed by 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year$538,475 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year/$528,475 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year/$528,475 (2012)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Seattle 1/13/12
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011)
    • contract purchased by Seattle 11/19/10
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/11
  • signed by Seattle 12/05 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $35,000 signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 5.099
Didi Gregorius ss
1 year/$5.1M (2017)
  • 1 year/$5.1M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.425 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/18/16 (avoided arbitration, $2.525M-$2.3M)
  • 1 year/$0.5539M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5065M (2014)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Arizona 12/5/14
  • 1 year/$0.491M (2013)
    • re-signed by Arizona 3/2/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/12
    • acquired by Arizona in trade from Cincinnati (via Cleveland) 12/11/12
  • signed by Cincinnati 8/07 as an amateur free agent from the Netherlands
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 3.159
Sonny Gray rhp
1 year/$3.575M (2017)
  • 1 year/$3.575M (2017)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Oakland 7/31/17 with $1,211,202 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$0.5275M (2016)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5025M (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Oakland 7/11/13
  • drafted by Oakland 2011 (1-18) (Vanderbilt)
  • $1.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Platinum Sports
  • ML service: 3.061
Dellin Betances rhp
1 year/$3M (2017)
  • 1 year/$3M (2017)
    • lost arbitration with NY Yankees 2/18/17 ($5M-$3M)
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5021M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/19/10
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2006 (8-254) (Grand Street HS, Brooklyn)
  • $1M signing bonus (8th-round record)
  • agent: Excel Sports
  • ML service: 3.078
Adam Warren rhp
1 year/$2.29M (2017)
  • 1 year/$2.29M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.7M (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago Cubs 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/25/16 with $650,273 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$0.5726M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
    • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from NY Yankees 12/8/15
  • 1 year/$0.5274M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year/$490,525 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 6/28/12
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2009 (4-135) (University of North Carolina)
  • $0.195M signing bonus
  • agent: Full Circle Sports
  • ML service: 4.036
Aaron Hicks of
1 year/$1.35M (2017)
  • 1 year/$1.35M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.574M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2015)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Minnesota 11/11/15
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/20/12
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • drafted by Minnesota 2008 (1-14) (Wilson HS, Long Beach)
  • signed 6/08, $1.78M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 3.041
Austin Romine c
1 year/$0.805M (2017)
  • 1 year/$0.805M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.556M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year/$0.5541M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
    • DFA by NY Yankees 4/4/15, sent outright to Triple-A 4/8/15
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/1/15
  • 1 year/$0.5248M (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.482M (2012)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 9/11/11
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2007 (2-94) (El Toro HS, Calif.)
  • signed 8/15/07, $0.5M signing bonus
  • agent: Moye Sports
  • ML service: 3.045
Erik Kratz c
1 year (2017)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 12/1/16 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Cleveland 8/31/17
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/1/17
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2016)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/15/15 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Houston in trade from San Diego 3/28/16
    • DFA by Houston 5/16/16, released 5/22/16
    • signed by LA Angels as a free agent 5/27/16 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from LA Angels, contract selected by Pittsburgh 6/11/16
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 7/19/16, sent outright to Triple-A 7/22/16
  • 1 year/$0.5325M (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15
    • claimed by Boston off waivers 6/21/15 after being DFA by Kansas City 6/11/15
    • DFA by Boston 6/25/15, sent outright to Triple-A 6/28/15 (refused assignment 6/29/15)
    • signed by Seattle as a free agent 7/2/15 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Seattle 7/15/15
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 7/17/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 9/1/15
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/7/15
  • 1 year/$0.5102M (2014)
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/14
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Toronto 7/28/14
  • 1 year/$0.496M (2013)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/13
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Philadelphia 12/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • signed by Philadelphia for 2011 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Philadelphia 9/17/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh for 2010
    • DFA by Pittsburgh 9/8/10, sent outright to Triple-A 9/10/10
  • drafted by Toronto 2002 (29-866) (Eastern Mennonite U.)
  • agent: Jackson Management Group
  • ML service: 3.167
Ronnie Torreyes 2b-ss
1 year/$0.5619M (2017)
  • 1 year/$0.5169M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5086M (2016)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade 1/12/16 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 1/7/16
    • claimed off waivers by LA Angels 1/25/16 after being DFA by NY Yankees 1/15/16
    • claimed off waivers by NY Yankees 2/1/16 after being DFA by LA Angels 1/27/16
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by Houston 11/20/14
    • re-signed by Houston 3/15
    • acquired by Toronto in trade 5/15/15 after being DFA by Houston 5/7/15
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Toronto 6/12/15
  • acquired by Houston in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/2/13
  • acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Cincinnati 12/23/11
  • signed by Cincinnati 2/23/10 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 1.022
Gary Sanchez c
1 year/$0.5579M (2017)
  • 1 year/$0.5579M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/13
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • signed by NY Yankees 7/09 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $3M signing bonus
  • agent: Magnus Sports
  • ML service: 0.086
Chasen Shreve lhp
1 year/$552,425 (2017)
  • 1 year/$552,425 (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5334M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year/$510,275 (2015)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Atlanta 1/1/15
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Atlanta 7/19/14
  • drafted by Atlanta 2010 (11-344) (JC of Southern Nevada)
  • $0.125M signing bonus
  • ML service: 2.015
Luis Severino rhp
1 year$550,975 (2017)
  • 1 year/$550,975 (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5213M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/5/15
  • signed by NY Yankees 2011 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.225M signing bonus
  • agent: Rep 1 Baseball
  • ML service: 0.170
Bryan Mitchell rhp
1 year/$550,625 (2017)
  • 1 year/$550,625 (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.51665M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/13
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2009 (16-495) (Rockingham County HS, Hamlet, NC)
  • $0.8M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.129
Greg Bird 1b
1 year/$0.5455M (2017)
  • 1 year/$0.5455M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5253M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/13/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2011 (5-179) (Grandview HS, Aurora, Colo.)
  • $1.1M signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 1.053
Aaron Judge of
1 year/$0.5445M (2017)
  • 1 year/$0.5445M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/13/16
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2013 (1-32) (Fresno State)
  • $1.8M signing bonus ($1.6771M slot)
  • agent: PSI Sports
  • ML service: 0.051
Tyler Austin of
1 year/$0.544M (2017)
  • 1 year/$0.544M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/13/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 11/20/14
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
    • DFA by NY Yankees 9/1/15, sent outright to Triple-A 9/9/15
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2010 (13-415) (Heritage HS, Conyers, Ga.)
  • $0.13M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.051
Jonathan Holder rhp
1 year/$536,875 (2017)
  • 1 year/$536,875 (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 9/2/16
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2014 (6-182) (Mississippi State)
  • $0.17M signing bonus ($0.2376M slot)
  • ML service: 0.031
Jordan Montgomery lhp
1 year (2017)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 4/12/17
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2014 (4-122) (South Carolina)
  • $0.424M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000
Miguel Andujar 3b
1 year (2017)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/13/16
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • signed by NY Yankees 7/2/11 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.75M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000
Luis Cessa rhp
1 year (2017)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Detroit 11/3/15
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Detroit 12/9/15
    • signed by NY Yankees 3/16
  • acquired by Detroit in trade from NY Mets 7/31/15 (Cespedes deal)
  • signed by NY Mets 7/9/08 as a free agent from Mexico
  • ML service: 0.098
Garrett Cooper 1b
1 year (2017)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Milwaukee 7/13/17
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 7/14/17
  • drafted by Milwaukee 2013 (6-182) (Auburn)
  • $30,000 signing bonus ($0.2237M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000
Clint Frazier cf
1 year (2017)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 11/4/16
  • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Cleveland 7/3/16 (A Miller deal)
  • drafted by Cleveland 2013 (1-5) (Loganville HS, Ga.)
  • signed 6/14/13, $3.5M signing bonus ($3.787M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000
Giovanny Gallegos rhp
1 year (2017)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/13/16
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • signed by NY Yankees 1/6/11 as a free agent from Mexico
  • ML service: 0.000
Domingo German rhp
1 year (2017)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 11/4/16
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/11/15 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15
    • non-tendered by NY Yankees 12/2/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by Miami 11/20/14
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Miami 12/19/14
  • signed by Miami 8/8/10 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.034 (through 2015)
Chad Green rhp
1 year (2017)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 5/14/16
  • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Detroit 12/9/15
  • drafted by Detroit 2013 (11-336) (Louisville)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.079
Ben Heller rhp
1 year (2017)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Cleveland 7/31/16
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/11/16
  • drafted by Cleveland 2013 (22-651) (Olivet Nazarene, Ill.)
  • agent: Jesse Cook and Zach Price, Onyx Sports Management
  • ML service: 0.053
Ronald Herrera rhp
1 year (2017)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 8/13/16
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from San Diego 11/11/15
  • acquired by San Diego in trade from Oakland 5/28/11
  • signed by Oakland 12/11/11 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $20,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000
Kyle Higashioka c
1 year (2017)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected NY Yankees 11/4/16
    • re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 11/18/15 (minor-league contract)
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2008 (7-230) (Edison HS, Huntington Beach, Calif.)
  • $0.5M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000
Tommy Kahnle rhp
1 year (2017)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/17
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/18/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Colorado 3/6/15
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade 11/24/15 after being DFA by Colorado 11/20/15
  • 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: Ballengee Group
  • ML service: 2.015
Caleb Smith lhp
1 year (2017)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • selected by Milwaukee from NY Yankees in Rule 5 draft 12/8/16
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Milwaukee 12/8/16
    • signed by Chicago Cubs 3/9/17
    • returned by Chicago Cubs to NY Yankees 3/28/17
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 7/16/17
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2013 (14-434) (Sam Houston State)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000
Tyler Wade ss
1 year (2017)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 6/27/17
  • drafted by NY Yankees 2013 (4-134) (Murrieta Valley HS, Calif.)
  • $0.3713M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service: 0.000

* the information above is courtesy of Cot's Baseball Contracts