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Minnesota Twins 2020 Payroll

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

Twins – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (28) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Donaldson Josh Donaldson 34 3B Vet $21,000,000 - $21,000,000 $6,666,667 14.09 23,000,000
Cruz Nelson Cruz 40 DH Vet $12,000,000 - $12,000,000 $4,444,444 9.39 11,700,000
Gonzalez Marwin Gonzalez 31 3B Vet $9,000,000 - $9,000,000 $3,333,333 7.05 10,500,000
Rosario Eddie Rosario 28 LF Arb 2 1 $7,750,000 - $7,750,000 $2,870,370 6.07 7,750,000
Kepler Max Kepler 27 RF Arb 2 $6,250,000 - $6,250,000 $2,314,815 4.89 7,000,000
Romo Sergio Romo 37 RP Vet $4,750,000 - $4,750,000 $1,759,259 3.72 5,000,000
Rogers Taylor Rogers 29 RP/CL Arb 2 2 $4,450,000 - $4,450,000 $1,648,148 3.48 4,450,000
Avila Alex Avila 33 C Vet $4,250,000 - $4,250,000 $1,574,074 3.33 4,250,000
Berrios Jose Berrios 26 SP Arb 1 1 $4,025,000 - $4,025,000 $1,490,741 3.15 4,025,000
Polanco Jorge Polanco 26 SS Arb 1 $3,833,333 - $3,833,333 $1,466,049 3.10 5,150,000
Buxton Byron Buxton 26 CF Arb 2 1 $3,075,000 - $3,075,000 $1,138,889 2.41 3,075,000
Sano Miguel Sano 27 1B Arb 2 1 $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $1,111,111 2.35 10,000,000
Hill Rich Hill 40 SP Vet $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $1,111,111 2.35 3,000,000
Clippard Tyler Clippard 35 RP Vet $2,750,000 - $2,750,000 $1,018,519 2.15 2,750,000
May Trevor May 30 RP Arb 3 $2,205,000 - $2,205,000 $816,667 1.73 2,205,000
Pineda Michael Pineda 31 SP Vet $10,000,000 - $10,000,000 $651,759 1.38 10,000,000
Adrianza Ehire Adrianza 30 SS Arb 4 $1,600,000 - $1,600,000 $592,593 1.25 1,600,000
Duffey Tyler Duffey 29 RP Arb 1 $1,200,000 - $1,200,000 $444,444 0.94 1,200,000
Maeda Kenta Maeda 32 SP Pre-Arb 3 $3,000,000 $125,000 $3,125,000 $333,704 0.71 688,500
Wisler Matt Wisler 27 RP Arb 1 $725,000 - $725,000 $268,519 0.57 725,000
Garver Mitch Garver 29 C Pre-Arb 2 $620,000 - $620,000 $229,630 0.49 620,000
Cave Jake Cave 27 RF Pre-Arb 1 $587,500 - $587,500 $217,593 0.46 587,500
Stashak Cody Stashak 26 RP Pre-Arb 3 $571,000 - $571,000 $211,481 0.45 571,000
Alcala Jorge Alcala 24 RP Pre-Arb 3 $563,500 - $563,500 $180,670 0.38 563,500
Thielbar Caleb Thielbar 33 RP Vet 1 $563,500 - $563,500 $174,440 0.37 563,500
Wade LaMonte Wade 26 CF Pre-Arb 2 $563,500 - $563,500 $146,405 0.31 563,500
Jeffers Ryan Jeffers 23 C Pre-Arb $563,500 - $563,500 $121,485 0.26 563,500
Poppen Sean Poppen 26 RP Pre-Arb 3 $563,500 - $563,500 $99,680 0.21 563,500


2020 Injured List

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

Player (5) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Odorizzi Jake Odorizzi
(10-day, Finger)
30 SP Vet $17,800,000 - $17,800,000 $6,592,593 13.94 17,800,000
Bailey Homer Bailey
(60-day, Biceps)
34 SP Vet $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $2,592,593 5.48 7,000,000
Gordon Nick Gordon
(10-day, Covid-19)
24 SS Pre-Arb 2 $563,500 - $563,500 $563,500 1.19 563,500
Arraez Luis Arraez
(10-day, Knee)
23 2B Pre-Arb 2 $596,000 - $596,000 $220,741 0.47 596,000
Rooker Brent Rooker
(10-day, Arm)
25 OF Pre-Arb $563,500 - $563,500 $74,760 0.16 563,500


2020 Suspended/Restricted

Salaries from players who have been suspended/restricted, still counting against the payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Romero Fernando Romero 25 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0


2020 Retained Salaries

Leftover salaries from players who have been traded or released, or buyouts for declined options.

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Vargas Ildemaro Vargas 28 2B $63,300 - $63,300 $63,300 0.13 63,300


2020 Player Pool

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

Player (31) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Astudillo Willians Astudillo 28 C 3 $571,000 - $571,000 $100,992 571,000
Dobnak Randy Dobnak 25 SP 3 $571,000 - $571,000 $173,580 571,000
Smeltzer Devin Smeltzer 24 RP 2 $571,000 - $571,000 $145,176 571,000
Blankenhorn Travis Blankenhorn 23 3B 3 $563,500 - $563,500 $6,230 563,500
Thorpe Lewis Thorpe 24 RP 1 $563,500 - $563,500 $93,450 563,500
Celestino Gilberto Celestino A 21 OF - - -0 -0 0
Chalmers Dakota Chalmers AA 23 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Duran Jhoan Duran AA 22 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Gearrin Cory Gearrin 34 RP $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $27,640 1,000,000
Coulombe Daniel Coulombe 30 RP 1 $575,000 - $575,000 $19,074 575,000
Littell Zack Littell 24 RP 1 $571,000 - $571,000 $138,864 571,000
Minaya Juan Minaya 29 RP $563,500 - $563,500 $12,460 563,500
Reinheimer Jack Reinheimer 27 SS 1 $563,500 - $563,500 $208,704 563,500
Whitefield Aaron Whitefield 23 OF $563,500 - $563,500 $46,725 563,500
Adams Lane Adams AAA 30 LF - - -0 -0 0
Clay Samuel Clay 27 RP - - -0 -0 0
Colina Edwar Colina 23 SP - - -0 -0 0
Garton Ryan Garton AAA 30 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Graterol Juan Graterol AAA 31 C 1 - - -0 -0 0
Hamilton Caleb Hamilton 25 C - - -0 -0 0
Hardy Blaine Hardy AAA 33 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Kirilloff Alex Kirilloff 22 OF - - -0 -0 0
Krehbiel Joey Krehbiel AAA 27 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Larnach Trevor Larnach 23 OF - - -0 -0 0
Lawrence Casey Lawrence AAA 32 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Lewis Royce Lewis 21 SS - - -0 -0 0
Maggi Drew Maggi AAA 31 SS - - -0 -0 0
Rowley Chris Rowley AAA 29 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Telis Tomas Telis 29 1B - - -0 -0 0
Tovar Wilfredo Tovar 28 SS - - -0 -0 0
Wiel Zander Wiel 27 1B - - -0 -0 0


2020 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
SabatoAaron Sabato 21 1B - $2,750,000 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 5.81
SoularieAlerick Soularie 20 OF - $900,000 $900,000 $900,000 1.90
RayaMarco Raya 17 P - $410,000 $410,000 $410,000 0.87
RosarioKala'i Rosario 17 OF - $270,000 $270,000 $270,000 0.57


2020 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $116,459,333 $125,000 - $116,584,333 $36,436,600
Injured Reserve Money $26,523,000 - - $26,523,000 $10,044,187
Retained Salary $63,300 - - $63,300 $63,300
Buried Minor Salary $6,113,000 - - $6,113,000 $764,191
Total Payroll $149,158,633 $125,000 - $149,283,633 $47,308,278

 

2020 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $208,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $155,363,800
Estimated Player Benefits $15,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $172,863,800
Comp. Balance Tax Space $35,136,200