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Atlanta Braves 2020 Payroll

An updated look at the Atlanta Braves 2020 payroll salary table, including active salaries, bonuses, statuses, retained & dead payments, minor/non-roster players, and team totals.

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Active Players (31) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Melancon Mark Melancon 35 RP/CL Vet $14,000,000 $5,000,000 $19,000,000 $19,000,000 11.93 15,500,000
Hamels Cole Hamels 36 SP Vet $18,000,000 - $18,000,000 $18,000,000 11.30 18,000,000
Ozuna Marcell Ozuna 29 LF Vet $18,000,000 - $18,000,000 $18,000,000 11.30 18,000,000
d'Arnaud Travis d'Arnaud 31 C Vet $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 5.02 8,000,000
Inciarte Ender Inciarte 29 CF Arb 4 $7,000,000 $700,000 $7,700,000 $7,700,000 4.83 6,105,000
Martin Chris Martin 34 RP Pre-Arb 1 $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $7,000,000 4.39 7,000,000
Foltynewicz Mike Foltynewicz 28 SP Arb 3 $6,425,000 - $6,425,000 $6,425,000 4.03 6,425,000
Greene Shane Greene 31 RP Arb 3 $6,250,000 - $6,250,000 $6,250,000 3.92 6,250,000
Flowers Tyler Flowers 34 C Vet $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 2.51 4,000,000
Duvall Adam Duvall 31 RF Arb 2 $3,250,000 - $3,250,000 $3,250,000 2.04 3,250,000
Swanson Dansby Swanson 26 SS Arb 1 3 $3,150,000 - $3,150,000 $3,150,000 1.98 3,150,000
O'Day Darren O'Day 37 RP Vet $2,250,000 - $2,250,000 $2,250,000 1.41 2,750,000
Jackson Luke Jackson 28 RP Arb 1 $1,825,000 - $1,825,000 $1,825,000 1.15 1,825,000
Camargo Johan Camargo 26 3B Pre-Arb 2 $1,700,000 - $1,700,000 $1,700,000 1.07 1,700,000
Acuna Ronald Acuna 22 RF Pre-Arb 3 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.63 12,500,000
Albies Ozzie Albies 23 2B Pre-Arb 3 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.63 5,000,000
Alonso Yonder Alonso 33 1B Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.63 1,000,000
Culberson Charlie Culberson 31 2B Arb 2 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.63 1,000,000
Hechavarria Adeiny Hechavarria 31 SS Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.63 1,000,000
Tomlin Josh Tomlin 35 RP Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.63 1,000,000
Dayton Grant Dayton 32 RP Arb 1 $655,000 - $655,000 $655,000 0.41 655,000
Newcomb Sean Newcomb 27 RP Pre-Arb 2 $593,500 - $593,500 $593,500 0.37 593,500
Fried Max Fried 26 SP Pre-Arb 1 $583,500 - $583,500 $583,500 0.37 583,500
Soroka Michael Soroka 22 SP Pre-Arb 2 $583,500 - $583,500 $583,500 0.37 583,500
Minter A.J. Minter 26 RP Pre-Arb 2 $575,000 - $575,000 $575,000 0.36 575,000
Sobotka Chad Sobotka 26 RP Pre-Arb 2 $575,000 - $575,000 $575,000 0.36 575,000
Wilson Bryse Wilson 22 RP Pre-Arb 2 $575,000 - $575,000 $575,000 0.36 575,000
Wright Kyle Wright 24 SP Pre-Arb 2 $573,500 - $573,500 $573,500 0.36 573,500
Riley Austin Riley 23 3B Pre-Arb 3 $568,500 - $568,500 $568,500 0.36 568,500
O'Brien Peter O'Brien 29 RF Arb 1 2 $563,500 - $563,500 $563,500 0.35 563,500
Puig Yasiel Puig 29 RF Vet 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0


2020 Injured List

Salaries from players who have been placed on the injured list, still counting against the payroll.

Player (3) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Freeman Freddie Freeman
(10-day, Illness)
30 1B Vet $22,000,000 $359,375 $22,359,375 $22,359,375 14.03 16,875,000
Smith Will Smith
(10-day, Illness)
30 RP Vet $13,000,000 - $13,000,000 $13,000,000 8.16 13,333,333
Walker Jeremy Walker
(60-day, Shoulder)
25 RP Pre-Arb 2 $573,500 - $573,500 $573,500 0.36 573,500


2020 Reserve/Exempt

Salaries from players who are exempt, still counting against the payroll.

Player (2) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Markakis Nick Markakis 36 RF $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 2.51 4,000,000
Hernandez Felix Hernandez 34 SP $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.63 1,000,000


2020 Player Pool

Salaries from players currently in the system. denotes a buried salary that counts against the payroll.

Player (26) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Solarte Yangervis Solarte AAA 32 3B $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0
Anderson Ian Anderson 22 P - - -0 -0 0
Ball Bryce Ball 21 1B - - -0 -0 0
Brown Logan Brown 23 C - - -0 -0 0
Contreras William Contreras AA 22 C 3 - - -0 -0 0
Davidson Tucker Davidson AAA 24 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
De La Cruz Jasseel De La Cruz AA 23 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Jackson Alex Jackson AA 24 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
Kozma Pete Kozma AAA 32 SS - - -0 -0 0
Langeliers Shea Langeliers 22 C - - -0 -0 0
Matzek Tyler Matzek 29 RP - - -0 -0 0
Morales Jonathan Morales 25 C - - -0 -0 0
Muller Kyle Muller 22 P - - -0 -0 0
Nunn Chris Nunn AAA 29 RP - - -0 -0 0
Ortega Rafael Ortega AAA 29 LF - - -0 -0 0
Pache Cristian Pache AAA 21 OF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Pfeifer Philip Pfeifer AAA 27 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Robinson Shane Robinson AAA 35 CF - - -0 -0 0
Rusin Chris Rusin AAA 33 RP - - -0 -0 0
Shewmake Braden Shewmake 22 SS - - -0 -0 0
Shuster Jared Shuster 21 P - - -0 -0 0
Toussaint Touki Toussaint AAA 24 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Waters Drew Waters 21 OF - - -0 -0 0
Webb Jacob Webb AAA 26 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Weigel Patrick Weigel AAA 25 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Ynoa Huascar Ynoa AAA 22 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0


2020 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (0) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
ShusterJared Shuster 21 P - $2,197,500 $2,197,500 $2,197,500 1.38
ElderBryce Elder 21 P - $850,000 $850,000 $850,000 0.53
Franklin VJesse Franklin V 21 OF - $497,500 $497,500 $497,500 0.31
StriderSpencer Strider 21 P - $451,800 $451,800 $451,800 0.28


2020 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $112,696,000 $5,700,000 - $118,396,000 $118,396,000
Injured Reserve Money $35,573,500 $359,375 - $35,932,875 $35,932,875
Reserve/Exempt Money $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $5,000,000
Total Payroll $153,269,500 $6,059,375 - $159,328,875 $159,328,875

 

2020 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $208,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $156,519,333
Estimated Player Benefits $15,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $174,019,333
Comp. Balance Tax Space $33,980,667