2017 MLB Postseason Rosters, Financially

2017 MLB Postseason Rosters, Financially
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With the 2017 MLB Playoffs upon, we'll take an in-depth look at how each postseason roster shakes out in terms of age, contract status, and current financials. We'll continue to update this article as the postseason progresses and playoff rosters are finalized. Follow us @spotrac for even more.

 

2017 Postseason Roster Totals
  Contract Status Postseason Payroll
Team Avg. Age Free
Agents

Signed

Arb.
Eligible
Team
COntrol
Pitcher
Payroll
Batter
Payroll
Total
Payroll
Twins 28 3 5 5 12 $28.8M $44.8M $73.8M
Yankees 28 4 7 7 7 $81.4M $84.9M $166.3M
Indians 28 5 10 4 6 $46.7M $61.4M $108.1M
Astros 29 4 8 5 8 $70.8M $89.5M $160.4M
Red Sox 28 5 6 9 5 $94.2M $68M $162M
Diamondbacks 30 7 4 7 7 $48.9 $28.9M $77.8M
Rockies 28 6 6 3 10 $21.1M $67.7M $88.9M
Cubs 29 6 6 6 7 $85.7M $71.8M $157.6M
Dodgers 30 6 7 6 6 $91M $71.7M $162.8M
Nationals 31 7 10 3 5 $76.8M $93.5M $170.4M
New York Yankees
Player Age Pos 2017 Salary Career Earnings Future Status
C.C. Sabathia  37 SP $25,000,000 $246,285,714 Free Agent
Masahiro Tanaka  28 SP $22,000,000 $88,000,000 $22M Player Option
Jacoby Ellsbury  34 CF $21,142,857 $107,253,428 Signed thru 2021
Aroldis Chapman  29 RP/CL $21,000,000 $75,672,227 Signed thru 2019
Chase Headley 33 3B $14,000,000 $68,819,200 Signed thru 2018
Matt Holliday 37 DH $13,000,000 $163,533,500 Free Agent
Brett Gardner 34 LF $12,500,000 $52,396,000 Signed thru 2018
Starlin Castro 27 2B $9,857,142 $39,379,472 Signed thru 2020
Didi Gregorius 27 SS $5,100,000 $9,606,400 Arb. 3 Eligible
Todd Frazier 31 3B $4,983,624 $26,846,500 Free Agent
David Robertson 32 RP $4,983,624 $44,798,925 Signed thru 2018
Dellin Betances 29 RP $3,000,000 $6,035,526 Arb. 2 Eligible
Adam Warren 30 RP $2,290,000 $6,244,802 Arb. 3 Eligible
Aaron Hicks 28 RF $1,350,000 $4,890,475 Arb. 2 Eligible
Sonny Gray 27 SP $1,230,768 $7,080,833 Arb. 2 Eligible
Austin Romine 28 C $805,000 $3,826,307 Arb. 2 Eligible
Ronald Torreyes  25 2B $561,900 $1,165,964 Team Control
Gary Sanchez  24 C $557,900 $3,788,063 Team Control
Luis Severino  23 SP $550,975 $1,247,211 Team Control
Greg Bird  24 1B $545,500 $2,315,007 Team Control
Aaron Judge  25 RF $544,500 $2,485,923 Team Control
Chad Green  26 RP $417,989 $842,975 Team Control
Tommy Kahnle  28 RP $222,148 $1,921,837 Arb. 1 Eligible
Jordan Montgomery 24 SP $535,000 $859,527 Team Control
Jaime Garcia 31 SP $187,072 $51,237,000 Free Agent
$166,365,999 $1,016,532,816  
Cleveland Indians
Player Age Pos 2017 Salary Career Earnings Future Status
Edwin Encarnacion 34 DH $14,816,666 $69,495,000 Signed thru 2020
Carlos Santana 31 1B $12,000,000 $32,693,500 Free Agent
Jason Kipnis 30 2B $9,166,666 $23,980,500 Signed thru 2020
Andrew Miller 32 RP $9,000,000 $41,208,344 Signed thru 2018
Michael Brantley 30 LF $8,375,000 $25,994,800 $12M Club Option
Corey Kluber 31 SP $7,700,000 $15,403,669 Signed thru 2021
Cody Allen 28 RP/CL $7,350,000 $13,535,100 Arb. 3 Eligible
Carlos Carrasco 30 SP $6,500,000 $16,060,707 Signed thru 2020
Bryan Shaw 29 RP $4,600,000 $11,381,200 Free Agent
Yan Gomes 30 C $4,583,333 $10,072,868 Signed thru 2021
Lonnie Chisenhall 28 RF $4,300,000 $12,175,736 Arb. 3 Eligible
Jay Bruce  30 RF $3,765,014 $65,547,499 Free Agent
Trevor Bauer 26 SP $3,550,000 $13,870,833 Arb. 2 Eligible
Danny Salazar 27 SP $3,400,000 $5,191,086 Arb. 2 Eligible
Josh Tomlin 32 SP $3,000,000 $9,713,500 $3M Club Option
Austin Jackson  30 CF $1,500,000 $25,839,999 Free Agent
Joe Smith 33 RP $1,032,759 $26,563,000 Free Agent
Jose Ramirez 25 3B $971,400 $3,723,882 Signed thru 2023
Roberto Perez 28 C $675,000 $2,216,476 Signed thru 2021
Francisco Lindor  23 SS $579,300 $4,335,747 Team Control
Mike Clevinger  26 RP $388,759 $1,001,294 Team Control
Erik Gonzalez  26 3B $365,375 $512,344 Team Control
Giovanny Urshela  25 3B $251,378 $865,013 Team Control
Tyler Olson  28 RP $195,841 $310,102 Team Control
Greg Allen  24 OF $90,613 $290,613 Team Control
$108,157,104 $431,982,812  
Boston Red Sox
Player Age Pos 2017 Salary Career Earnings Future Status
David Price 32 RP $30,000,000 $123,042,498 Signed thru 2018 (option)
Hanley Ramirez 33 DH $22,750,000 $137,288,000 Signed thru 2019
Rick Porcello 28 SP $20,125,000 $78,521,000 Signed thru 2019
Dustin Pedroia 34 2B $15,125,000 $77,415,984 Signed thru 2021
Craig Kimbrel 29 RP/CL $13,250,000 $43,555,000 $13M Club Option
Chris Sale 28 SP $12,000,000 $34,272,868 $12.5M Club Option
Addison Reed 28 RP $7,750,000 $19,887,306 Free Agent
Rajai Davis 36 CF $6,000,000 $33,048,500 Free Agent
Mitch Moreland 32 1B $5,500,000 $18,679,800 Free Agent
Xander Bogaerts 25 SS $4,500,000 $6,732,959 Arb. 2 Eligible
Drew Pomeranz 28 SP $4,450,000 $11,205,981 Arb. 3 Eligible
Eduardo Nunez 30 SS $4,200,000 $9,033,506 Free Agent
Jackie Bradley 27 CF $3,600,000 $6,113,886 Arb. 2 Eligible
Joe Kelly 29 RP $2,800,000 $7,751,032 Arb. 3 Eligible
Doug Fister 33 SP $2,200,000 $37,200,500 Free Agent
Brock Holt 29 2B $1,950,000 $3,814,559 Arb. 2 Eligible
Sandy Leon 28 C $1,300,000 $2,551,241 Arb. 2 Eligible
Mookie Betts 24 RF $950,000 $3,034,598 Arb. 1 Eligible
Eduardo Rodriguez 24 SP $584,500 $1,641,019 Team Control
Christian Vazquez 27 C $561,000 $1,716,706 Arb. 1 Eligible
Carson Smith 27 RP $556,750 $1,886,752 Arb. 1 Eligible
Andrew Benintendi 23 OF $549,000 $4,311,326 Team Control
Rafael Devers 20 3B $535,000 $2,035,000 Team Control
Austin Maddox 26 RP $535,000 $545,841 Team Control
Deven Marrero 27 SS $535,000 $2,665,781 Team Control
$163,306,250 $667,951,643  
Houston Astros
Player Age Pos 2017 Salary Career Earnings Future Status
Justin Verlander 34 SP $28,000,000 $173,191,000 Signed thru 2020
Brian McCann 33 C $17,000,000 $110,699,500 Signed thru 2019
Carlos Beltran 40 DH $16,000,000 $245,732,138 Free Agent
Yulieski Gurriel 33 1B $14,400,000 $17,500,000 Signed thru 2020
Francisco Liriano 33 RP $13,666,668 $59,293,000 Free Agent
Josh Reddick 30 RF $13,000,000 $28,327,500 Signed thru 2020
Dallas Keuchel 29 SP $9,150,000 $18,507,680 Arb. 3 Eligible
Cameron Maybin 30 CF $9,000,000 $37,274,100 Free Agent
Charlie Morton 33 SP $8,875,000 $36,003,500 Signed thru 2018
Luke Gregerson 33 RP $6,250,000 $29,629,300 Free Agent
Evan Gattis 31 C $5,200,000 $10,026,039 Arb. 3 Eligible
Jose Altuve 27 2B $4,687,500 $13,992,700 Signed thru 2019
George Springer 28 RF $3,900,000 $7,911,119 Arb. 2 Eligible
Marwin Gonzalez 28 LF $3,725,000 $8,266,400 $5.125M Club Option
Will Harris 33 RP $2,200,000 $4,633,651 Signed thru 2019
Chris Devenski 26 RP $554,500 $1,062,000 Team Control
Ken Giles 27 RP/CL $550,100 $2,156,043 Arb. 1 Eligible
Lance McCullers 24 SP $548,000 $3,894,713 Team Control
Joe Musgrove 24 RP $543,400 $1,218,099 Team Control
Brad Peacock 29 SP $541,500 $2,922,172 Arb. 2 Eligible
Alex Bregman 23 SS $539,400 $6,946,900 Team Control
Juan Centeno 27 C $535,000 $854,643 Team Control
Carlos Correa 23 SS $535,000 $6,181,713 Team Control
Derek Fisher 24 OF $535,000 $1,750,402 Team Control
Tyler White 26 1B $535,000 $492,175 Team Control
$160,471,068 $828,466,487  
Chicago Cubs
Player Age Pos 2017 Salary Career Earnings Future Status
Jason Heyward 28 RF $28,166,666 $56,611,500 Signed thru 2018 (option)
Jon Lester 33 SP $25,000,000 $114,705,500 Signed thru 2020
Ben Zobrist 36 2B $16,500,000 $59,260,100 Signed thru 2019
John Lackey 38 SP $16,000,000 $153,992,500 Free Agent
Jake Arrieta 31 SP $15,637,500 $33,290,945 Free Agent
Wade Davis 32 RP/CL $10,000,000 $36,454,900 Free Agent
Jon Jay 32 CF $8,000,000 $24,549,000 Free Agent
Anthony Rizzo 28 1B $7,285,714 $21,954,311 Signed thru 2021
Jose Quintana 28 SP $7,000,000 $17,680,000 Signed thru 2020
Pedro Strop 32 RP $5,500,000 $16,037,956 Signed thru 2019
Leonys Martin 29 CF $4,850,000 $24,500,000 Arb. 3 Eligible
Justin Wilson 30 RP $2,700,000 $6,465,000 Arb. 3 Eligible
Alex Avila 30 C $2,000,000 $18,908,900 Free Agent
Brian Duensing 34 RP $2,000,000 $10,302,500 Free Agent
Kris Bryant 25 3B $1,050,000 $8,881,848 Arb. 1 Eligible
Kyle Hendricks 27 SP $760,500 $2,125,024 Arb. 1 Eligible
Addison Russell 23 SS $644,000 $4,256,355 Arb. 1 Eligible
Javier Baez 24 2B $609,000 $3,996,789 Team Control
Tommy La Stella 28 2B $573,500 $1,345,562 Arb. 1 Eligible
Mike Montgomery 28 RP $570,500 $2,320,316 Team Control
Kyle Schwarber 24 LF $565,500 $4,445,450 Team Control
C.J. Edwards 26 RP $556,000 $1,188,377 Team Control
Albert Almora 23 CF $552,000 $4,654,429 Team Control
Willson Contreras 25 C $544,500 $1,902,000 Team Control
Ian Happ 23 OF $535,000 $3,535,000 Team Control
$157,600,380 $633,364,262  
Los Angeles Dodgers
Player Age Pos 2017 Salary Career Earnings Future Status
Clayton Kershaw 29 SP $35,571,428 $140,034,000 Signed thru 2018
Andre Ethier 35 CF $17,500,000 $113,692,000 Free Agent
Curtis Granderson 36 RF $15,000,000 $104,905,000 Free Agent
Justin Turner 32 3B $13,000,000 $26,559,756 Signed thru 2020
Rich Hill 37 SP $12,666,666 $25,428,180 Signed thru 2019
Yu Darvish 31 SP $11,000,000 $59,157,843 Free Agent
Kenley Jansen 30 RP/CL $10,800,000 $37,794,000 Sigend thru 2019
Yasiel Puig 26 RF $8,214,285 $34,500,000 Signed thru 2018
Hyun-Jin Ryu 30 SP $7,833,333 $29,075,000 Signed thru 2018
Kenta Maeda 29 SP $7,375,000 $18,500,000 Signed thru 2023
Logan Forsythe 30 2B $7,000,000 $13,589,100 $9M Club Option
Tony Watson 32 RP $5,600,000 $12,807,000 Free Agent
Yasmani Grandal 28 C $5,500,000 $13,665,000 Arb. 3 Eligible
Alex Wood 26 SP $2,800,000 $5,382,916 Arb. 2 Eligible
Chase Utley 38 2B $2,250,000 $130,655,000 Free Agent
Tony Cingrani 28 RP $1,825,000 $3,842,106 Arb. 2 Eligible
Brandon Morrow 33 RP $1,250,000 $30,953,450 Free Agent
Josh Fields 32 RP $1,105,000 $5,190,056 Arb. 3 Eligible
Corey Seager 23 SS $575,000 $3,520,969 Team Control
Enrique Hernandez 26 LF $555,000 $1,913,387 Arb. 1 Eligible
Pedro Baez 29 RP $550,000 $2,062,692 Arb. 1 Eligible
Austin Barnes 27 C $540,000 $947,073 Team Control
Ross Stripling 27 RP $540,000 $986,122 Team Control
Cody Bellinger 22 LF $535,000 $1,235,000 Team Control
Kyle Farmer 27 C $535,000 $107,229 Team Control
Chris Taylor 27 LF $535,000 $1,566,224 Team Control
$162,822,379 $788,994,103  
Washington Nationals
Player Age Pos 2017 Salary Career Earnings Future Status
Max Scherzer 33 SP $22,142,857 $79,175,000 Signed thru 2021
Jayson Werth 38 LF $21,571,428 $130,245,000 Free Agent
Stephen Strasburg 29 SP $18,333,333 $65,239,480 Signed thru 2019
Ryan Zimmerman 33 1B $14,000,000 $105,892,000 Signed thru 2020
Bryce Harper 24 RF $13,625,000 $30,525,000 Signed thru 2018
Gio Gonzalez 32 SP $12,000,000 $49,330,000 Signed thru 2018
Daniel Murphy 32 2B $12,000,000 $38,379,196 Signed thru 2018
Matt Wieters 31 C $10,500,000 $44,434,217 $10.5M Player Option
Howie Kendrick 34 LF $10,000,000 $55,320,000 Free Agent
Ryan Madson 37 RP $7,666,666 $44,500,000 Signed thru 2018
Anthony Rendon 27 3B $5,800,000 $19,200,000 Arb. 3 Eligible
Tanner Roark 30 SP $4,315,000 $6,015,105 Arb. 2 Eligible
Oliver Perez 36 RP $4,000,000 $61,122,983 Free Agent
Brandon Kintzler 33 RP $2,925,000 $5,484,106 Free Agent
Sean Doolittle 31 RP/CL $2,630,000 $7,365,000 Signed thru 2020
Adam Lind 34 1B $1,800,000 $36,928,200 Signed thru 2018
Matt Albers 34 RP $1,750,000 $13,842,000 Free Agent
Jose Lobaton 32 C $1,575,000 $6,904,500 Free Agent
Michael Taylor 26 CF $557,900 $1,674,386 Arb. 1 Eligible
Trea Turner 24 SS $554,900 $4,084,421 Team Control
Enny Romero 26 RP $551,000 $1,259,811 Team Control
Sammy Solis 29 RP $545,700 $2,134,582 Team Control
Wilmer Difo 25 SS $537,800 $860,068 Team Control
Alejandro De Aza 33 LF $535,000 $19,896,674 Free Agent
Victor Robles 20 OF $535,000 $298,075 Team Control
$170,451,584 $830,109,804  
Arizona Diamondbacks
Player Age Pos 2017 Salary Career Earnings Future Status
Zack Greinke  33 SP $34,000,000 $167,177,500 Signed thru 2021
Paul Goldschmidt 30 1B $8,850,000 $20,391,000 Signed thru 2019
A.J. Pollock 29 CF $6,750,000 $13,647,500 Arb. 3 Eligible
J.D. Martinez 30 RF $4,879,808 $23,424,800 Free Agent
Fernando Rodney 40 RP/CL $4,000,000 $44,207,500 Free Agent
Patrick Corbin 28 SP $3,950,000 $8,938,000 Arb. 3 Eligible
Jorge De La Rosa  36 RP $2,250,000 $79,446,000 Free Agent
Jeff Mathis 34 C $2,000,000 $14,858,000 Signed thru 2018
Chris Iannetta 34 C $1,500,000 $31,524,000 Free Agent
Daniel Descalso 30 LF $1,350,000 $8,365,000 $2M Club Option
Gregor Blanco  33 RF $1,000,000 $14,096,000 Free Agent
Jake Lamb  26 3B $573,300 $2,263,100 Arb. 1 Eligible
David Peralta  30 RF $572,200 $2,148,800 Arb. 1 Eligible
Robbie Ray  26 SP $570,400 $1,666,130 Arb. 1 Eligible
Andrew Chafin  27 RP $559,300 $2,491,184 Arb. 1 Eligible
Brandon Drury  25 2B $559,300 $1,159,716 Team Control
Archie Bradley  25 RP $544,100 $6,442,624 Team Control
Adam Rosales 34 2B $430,353 $5,942,500 Free Agent
Zack Godley  27 SP $409,220 $1,210,614 Team Control
David Hernandez  32 RP $292,635 $12,125,000 Free Agent
Ketel Marte  23 SS $280,608 $1,330,659 Team Control
Kris Negron  31 RF $90,613 $495,271 Team Control
Taijuan Walker 25 SP $2,250,000 $4,558,986 Arb. 2 Eligible
Christian Walker  26 1B $64,306 $465,997 Team Control
Jimmie Sherfy  25 RP $90,613 $190,613 Team Control
$77,815,758 $468,566,494  
Minnesota Twins
Player Age Pos 2017 Salary Career Earnings Future Status
Joe Mauer  34 1B $23,000,000 $200,275,000 Signed thru 2018
Ervin Santana 34 SP $13,500,000 $92,934,360 Signed thru 2019
Jason Castro 30 C $8,500,000 $23,824,100 Signed thru 2019
Glen Perkins  34 RP $6,500,000 $29,045,000 Signed thru 20198
Brian Dozier 30 2B $6,000,000 $12,572,500 Signed thru 2018
Kyle Gibson 29 SP $2,900,000 $6,817,500 Arb 2. Eligible
Eduardo Escobar 28 SS $2,600,000 $7,030,229 Arb. 3 Eligible
Matt Belisle 37 RP/CL $2,050,000 $26,974,500 Free Agent
Ryan Pressly 28 RP $1,175,000 $2,909,155 Arb. 2 Eligible
Chris Gimenez  34 C $950,000 $3,589,586 Free Agent
Ehire Adrianza  28 SS $600,000 $2,868,739 Arb. 1 Eligible
Robbie Grossman  28 LF $552,500 $2,790,407 Arb. 1 Eligible
Eddie Rosario  26 LF $552,500 $1,719,303 Team Control
Max Kepler  24 LF $547,500 $1,891,051 Team Control
Tyler Duffey  26 RP $542,500 $1,383,623 Team Control
Taylor Rogers  26 RP $542,500 $1,150,000 Team Control
Jorge Polanco  24 SS $540,000 $1,649,985 Team Control
Byron Buxton  23 CF $535,000 $7,004,318 Team Control
Adalberto Mejia  24 SP $435,527 $887,773 Team Control
Jose Berrios  23 SP $415,066 $2,290,202 Team Control
Buddy Boshers  29 RP $341,991 $2,290,202 Team Control
Kennys Vargas  27 DH $336,414 $1,793,992 Team Control
Trevor Hildenberger  26 P $295,223 $535,000 Team Control
Zach Granite  25 OF $195,841 $195,841 Team Control
Dillon Gee  31 RP $192,918 $14,961,293 Free Agent
$73,800,480 $449,383,659  
Colorado Rockies
Player Age Pos 2017 Salary Career Earnings Future Status
Carlos Gonzalez 31 RF $20,428,571 $78,817,571 Free Agent
Nolan Arenado 26 3B $11,750,000 $18,802,527 Signed thru 2018
Ian Desmond 32 LF $8,000,000 $39,484,000 Signed thru 2022
Gerardo Parra 30 LF $8,000,000 $34,945,500 Signed thru 2019
Charlie Blackmon 31 CF $7,300,000 $13,545,937 Arb. 3 Eligible
Greg Holland 31 RP/CL $6,000,000 $20,525,650 $15M player option
Jake McGee 31 RP $5,900,000 $17,720,600 Free Agent
D.J. LeMahieu 29 2B $4,800,000 $10,587,330 Arb. 3 Eligible
Michael Dunn 32 RP $4,000,000 $13,386,500 Signed thru 2020
Pat Neshek 37 RP $2,379,773 $22,995,000 Free Agent
Jonathan Lucroy 31 C $1,836,096 $19,214,000 Free Agent
Mark Reynolds  34 3B $1,500,000 $29,919,491 Free Agent
Ryan Hanigan  37 C $1,140,777 $16,815,000 Free Agent
Alexi Amarista 28 SS $1,100,000 $5,503,500 $2.5M Club Option
Chris Rusin  30 RP $545,000 $2,375,356 Arb. 1 Eligible
Tyler Anderson  27 SP $540,000 $2,449,500 Team Control
Jon Gray  25 SP $540,000 $6,018,666 Team Control
Trevor Story  24 SS $540,000 $1,962,500 Team Control
Antonio Senzatela  22 RP $502,756 $785,000 Team Control
Scott Oberg  27 RP $498,719 $1,426,975 Team Control
Pat Valaika  25 SS $488,141 $758,371 Team Control
Tony Wolters  25 C $475,111 $2,332,611 Team Control
Raimel Tapia  23 LF $292,300 $378,263 Team Control
Carlos Estevez  24 RP $266,994 $716,220 Team Control
Mike Tauchman  26 OF $131,535 $141,535 Team Control
$88,955,773 $361,607,603  



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