Heath Bell

College:Rancho Santiago (CA)

Current Salary Information

Heath Bell signed a 3 year / $27 million contract with the Tampa Bay Rays, including a $3,000,000 signing bonus, $0 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $9,000,000.

Contract: 3 yr(s) / $27,000,000 Signing Bonus $3,000,000 Average Salary $9,000,000 Guaranteed: $27,000,000 Free Agent: 2016 / Unrestricted
Year Base Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
2012 6,000,000 1,000,000 - 7,000,000
2013 10,000,000 - - 6,000,000
2014 10,000,000 - - 5,500,000
2015 9,000,000 - - 9,000,000
2016 FA
  • 2015 Option: Guaranteed w/ 55 games finished in 2014 or 100 GF in 2013-14
  • LCS MVP, All-Star: $50,000
  • WS MVP, Rolaids award: $100,000

Previous Contracts

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2009—2011

2014 Rankings

Estimated Career Earnings

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Transactions

Dec 3 2013
Traded to Tampa Bay (TAM) from Arizona (ARI) as part of a 3-team trade: Tampa Bay (TAM) traded Justin Choate to Arizona (ARI); Cincinnati (CIN) traded Ryan Hanigan and cash considerations to Tampa Bay (TAM); Arizona (ARI) traded David Holmberg to Cincinnati (CIN)
Oct 20 2012
Traded to Arizona (ARI) from Miami (MIA) with $8 million for Yordy Cabrera
Dec 1 2011
Signed a 3 year $27 million contract with Miami (MIA)
Jan 18 2011
Signed a 1 year $7.5 million contract with San Diego (SD)
Jan 15 2010
Signed a 1 year $4 million contract with San Diego (SD)