Team Future Payrolls

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Team Future Payrolls
Name Age Yrs Acquired SrvTm Agent Contract Status 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Miguel Cabrera3414Traded13.101ISE Baseball8 yrs/$240M (16-23) & 24-25 vesting option$28M$30M$30M$30M$30M$32M$32M$0 [FA-*]$0 [FA-*]
Justin Verlander3412Amateur Draft11.002ISE Baseball10 yrs/$219.5M (10-19) & 20 vesting option$28M$28M$28M$0 [FA-*]FA
Justin Upton2910Free Agency9.060Larry Reynolds6 yrs/$132.75M (16-21)$22.12M$22.12M$22.12M$22.12M$22.12MFA
Jordan Zimmermann318Free Agency7.154ISE Baseball5 yrs/$110M (16-20)$18M$24M$25M$25MFA
Ian Kinsler3511Traded11.000Jay Franklin10 yrs/$96.5M (08-17) & 18 team option$11M$5M [FA-*]FA
Anibal Sanchez3311Traded10.099Mato Sports Manag...5 yrs/$80M (13-17) & 18 team option$16.8M$5M [FA-*]FA
Victor Martinez3814Free Agency13.114Octagon4 yrs/$68M (15-18)$18M$18MFA
J.D. Martinez296Free Agency5.036Select Sports Gro...2 yrs/$18.5M (16-17)$11.75MFA
Francisco Rodriguez3515Traded13.115Beverly Hills Spo...3 yrs/$17M (15-17)$6MFA
Mike Pelfrey3311Free Agency9.122Scott Boras2 yrs/$16M (16-17)$8MFA
Mark Lowe3411Free Agency8.159Frye McCann Sport...2 yrs/$11M (16-17)$5.5MFA
Jose Iglesias275Traded4.036Boras Corporation1 yr/$4.1M (17)$4.1MArbFA
Nick Castellanos254Amateur Draft3.029SportsMeter1 yr/$3M (17)$3MArbArbFA
Justin Wilson295Traded4.035ACES (Sam & Seth ...1 yr/$2.7M (17)$2.7MArbFA
Alex Avila308Amateur Draft7.061Excel Sports Mana...1 yr/$2M (17)$2MFA
Andrew Romine317Traded4.049Moye Sports Assoc...1 yr/$1.3M (17)$1.3MArbFA
Alex Wilson304Traded3.038Ballengee Group1 yr/$1.18M (17)$1.18MArbArbFA
Bruce Rondon263Amateur Free Agent3.037ISE Baseball1 yr/$800k (17)$800kArbArbFA
Shane Greene283Traded2.075Turner-Gary Sport...Pre-Arb-3Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3FA
Blaine Hardy303Free Agency2.037Mike MosaPre-Arb-3Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3FA
James McCann273Amateur Draft2.028Ballengee GroupPre-Arb-3Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3FA
Kyle Ryan253Amateur Draft1.113Pre-Arb-2Pre-Arb-3Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3FA
Tyler Collins273Amateur Draft1.080Beverly Hills Spo...Pre-Arb-2Pre-Arb-3Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3FA
Drew VerHagen263Amateur Draft1.079Pre-Arb-2Pre-Arb-3Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3FA
Daniel Norris243Traded1.073Excel Sports Mana...Pre-Arb-2Pre-Arb-3Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3FA
Buck Farmer263Amateur Draft1.031Pre-Arb-2Pre-Arb-3Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3FA
Mikie Mahtook2721.011CAA SportsPre-Arb-2Pre-Arb-3Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3FA
Matt Boyd262Traded0.169Pre-ArbPre-Arb-2Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3Arb-4FA
Michael Fulmer241stTraded0.157Pre-ArbPre-Arb-2Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3Arb-4FA
Steven Moya253Amateur Free Agent0.130ISE BaseballPre-ArbPre-Arb-2Pre-Arb-3Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3FA
Daniel Stumpf261st0.114Pre-ArbPre-Arb-2Pre-Arb-3Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3FA
Dixon Machado252Amateur Free Agent0.075Beverly Hills Spo...Pre-ArbPre-Arb-2Pre-Arb-3Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3FA
John Hicks272Waivers0.069Pre-ArbPre-Arb-2Pre-Arb-3Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3FA
Warwick Saupold271stAmateur Free Agent0.068Pre-ArbPre-Arb-2Pre-Arb-3Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3FA
JaCoby Jones251stTraded0.034Pre-ArbPre-Arb-2Pre-Arb-3Arb-1Arb-2Arb-3FA
Prince Fielder traded to/from $6M$6M$6M$6M
Name 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
SignedPlayers With Guaranteed Contracts (does not include players with options)*18543211
Dollars CommittedValue of Guaranteed Contracts (no options are exercised and includes buyouts)*$194.2M$138.1M$111.1M$83.1M$52.1M$32M$32M
Contract OptionsPlayers with any type of option2111
Option ValuesMaximum value of options if all are exercised$28M$22M$30M$30M
Arb EligibleNumber of arbitration eligible players (1st-2nd-3rd-4th, "Arb" players = 3rds)0-0-0-03-0-6-08-3-3-06-8-3-00-6-8-00-0-6-20-0-0-00-0-0-00-0-0-0
Arb CostsRough estimated value of all arbitration cases (uses 3-year averages for 1st yr, 2nd,..)$0$27.9M$30.1M$41.3M$48.7M$34.2M$0$0$0
Other PlayersAdditional Players Needed to Fill 25-man (no options exercised)71175916242525
Other CostsEstimate of Remaining Players Costs (based on 1-year avg of all pre-arb players)$5.55M$8.72M$5.55M$3.96M$7.14M$12.68M$19.03M$19.82M$19.82M
Payroll (no options)Est. Total Payroll w/o Options (Guaranteed + Arb + Other)$199.8M$174.7M$146.8M$128.4M$107.9M$78.9M$51M$19.82M$19.82M
Payroll (options)Est. Total Payroll w/ Options (Guaranteed + Options + Arb + Other)$199.8M$201.2M$146.8M$149.6M$107.9M$78.9M$51M$49M$49M
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