Kansas City Royals

Kansas City Royals 2022 Positional Spending

Royals 2022 Positional Spending

Royals spending by positional category, including pitchers, catchers, infielders, outfielders, & designated hitters.

 

Royals – The Athletic

 

Payroll Spending: Active Roster

Team Control
Arbitration
Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Estimate
Pitchers (14) $29,350,806
Player Pos Age Contract Type 2022 Salary
GreinkeZack Greinke SP 38 Veteran $13,000,000
KellerBrad Keller SP 26 Arbitration 2 $4,825,000
BarlowScott Barlow RP/CL 29 Arbitration 1 $2,400,000
GarrettAmir Garrett RP 30 Arbitration 2 $2,025,000
ClarkeTaylor Clarke RP 29 Pre Arbitration $975,000
StaumontJosh Staumont RP 28 Pre Arbitration $728,000
HernandezCarlos Hernandez SP 25 Pre Arbitration $708,750
PayampsJoel Payamps RP 28 Pre Arbitration $708,750
LynchDaniel Lynch SP 25 Pre Arbitration $703,600
SpeierGabe Speier RP 27 Pre Arbitration $702,000
ColemanDylan Coleman RP 25 Pre Arbitration $700,650
SniderCollin Snider RP 26 Pre Arbitration $700,000
BolanosRonald Bolanos RP 25 Pre Arbitration $628,421
HeasleyJon Heasley SP 25 Pre Arbitration $545,635
  
Catcher (2) $18,067,734
Player Pos Age Contract Type 2022 Salary
PerezSalvador Perez C 32 Veteran $18,000,000
MelendezMJ Melendez C 23 Pre Arbitration $67,734
  
Infielders (5) $15,844,554
Player Pos Age Contract Type 2022 Salary
SantanaCarlos Santana 1B 36 Veteran $10,500,000
LopezNicholas Lopez SS 27 Arbitration 1 $2,750,000
O'HearnRyan O'Hearn 1B 28 Arbitration 1 $1,300,000
Witt Jr.Bobby Witt Jr. 3B 22 Pre Arbitration $700,000
RiveraEmmanuel Rivera 3B 26 Pre Arbitration $594,554
  
Outfielders (4) $20,675,546
Player Pos Age Contract Type 2022 Salary
BenintendiAndrew Benintendi LF 27 Arbitration 3 $8,500,000
MerrifieldWhit Merrifield RF 33 Arbitration 3 $7,000,000
TaylorMichael Taylor CF 31 Veteran $4,500,000
IsbelKyle Isbel RF 25 Pre Arbitration $675,546
  
Designated Hitter (1) $4,750,000
Player Pos Age Contract Type 2022 Salary
DozierHunter Dozier DH 30 Arbitration 2 $4,750,000