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Minnesota Twins 2017 Payroll

An updated look at the Minnesota Twins 2017 payroll salary table, including active salaries, bonuses, statuses, retained & dead payments, minor/non-roster players, and team totals.

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Active Players (34) Age Pos. Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Mauer Joe Mauer 34 1B Vet $23,000,000 - - $23,000,000 $23,000,000 19.00 23,000,000
Santana Ervin Santana 34 SP Vet $13,500,000 - - $13,500,000 $13,500,000 11.15 13,750,000
Castro Jason Castro 30 C Vet $8,500,000 - - $8,500,000 $8,500,000 7.02 8,166,667
Perkins Glen Perkins 34 RP Vet $6,500,000 - - $6,500,000 $6,500,000 5.37 5,543,750
Dozier Brian Dozier 30 2B Arb 2 $6,000,000 - $25,000 $6,025,000 $6,025,000 4.98 5,000,000
Gibson Kyle Gibson 29 SP Arb 1 $2,900,000 - - $2,900,000 $2,900,000 2.40 2,900,000
Escobar Eduardo Escobar 28 SS Arb 2 $2,600,000 - - $2,600,000 $2,600,000 2.15 2,600,000
Belisle Matt Belisle 37 RP Vet $2,050,000 - - $2,050,000 $2,050,000 1.69 2,050,000
Pressly Ryan Pressly 28 RP Arb 1 $1,175,000 - - $1,175,000 $1,175,000 0.97 1,175,000
Gimenez Chris Gimenez 34 C Arb 4 $950,000 - - $950,000 $950,000 0.78 950,000
Adrianza Ehire Adrianza 27 SS Arb 1 $600,000 - - $600,000 $600,000 0.50 600,000
Sano Miguel Sano 24 3B Pre-Arb $572,500 - - $572,500 $572,500 0.47 572,500
Grossman Robbie Grossman 27 LF Pre-Arb $552,500 - - $552,500 $552,500 0.46 552,500
Rosario Eddie Rosario 25 LF Pre-Arb $552,500 - - $552,500 $552,500 0.46 552,500
Kepler Max Kepler 24 RF Pre-Arb $547,500 - - $547,500 $547,500 0.45 547,500
Duffey Tyler Duffey 26 RP Pre-Arb $542,500 - - $542,500 $542,500 0.45 542,500
Rogers Taylor Rogers 26 RP/CL Pre-Arb $542,500 - - $542,500 $542,500 0.45 542,500
Polanco Jorge Polanco 23 SS Pre-Arb $540,000 - - $540,000 $540,000 0.45 540,000
Buxton Byron Buxton 23 CF Pre-Arb $535,000 - - $535,000 $535,000 0.44 535,000
Mejia Adalberto Mejia 24 SP Pre-Arb $535,000 - - $535,000 $435,527 0.36 535,000
Berrios Jose Berrios 23 SP Pre-Arb $535,000 - - $535,000 $415,066 0.34 535,000
Boshers Buddy Boshers 29 RP Pre-Arb $535,000 - - $535,000 $341,991 0.28 535,000
Vargas Kennys Vargas 26 1B Pre-Arb $540,000 - - $540,000 $336,414 0.28 540,000
Hildenberger Trevor Hildenberger 26 RP Pre-Arb $535,000 - - $535,000 $295,223 0.24 535,000
Busenitz Alan Busenitz 26 P Pre-Arb $535,000 - - $535,000 $248,455 0.21 535,000
Colon Bartolo Colon 44 SP Vet $535,000 - - $535,000 $222,148 0.18 535,000
Granite Zach Granite 24 OF Pre-Arb $535,000 - - $535,000 $195,841 0.16 535,000
Gee Dillon Gee 31 RP Arb 3 $535,000 - - $535,000 $192,918 0.16 535,000
Tonkin Michael Tonkin 27 RP Pre-Arb $542,500 - - $542,500 $180,804 0.15 542,500
Turley Nik Turley 27 RP Pre-Arb $535,000 - - $535,000 $143,227 0.12 535,000
Garver Mitch Garver 26 C Pre-Arb $535,000 - - $535,000 $131,535 0.11 535,000
Curtiss John Curtiss 24 RP Pre-Arb $535,000 - - $535,000 $116,920 0.10 535,000
Goodrum Niko Goodrum 25 RF Pre-Arb $535,000 - - $535,000 $90,613 0.07 535,000
Slegers Aaron Slegers 24 P Pre-Arb $535,000 - - $535,000 $84,767 0.07 535,000


2017 Injured List

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

Player (5) Age Pos. Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Tax Payroll
Hughes Phil Hughes
(60-day, Ribs)
31 RP Vet $13,200,000 - - $13,200,000 $13,200,000 10.90 14,000,000
Santiago Hector Santiago
(60-day, Back)
29 RP Arb 3 $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 6.61 8,000,000
May Trevor May
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
27 RP Pre-Arb $555,000 - - $555,000 $555,000 0.46 555,000
O'Rourke Ryan O'Rourke
(60-day, Elbow)
29 RP Pre-Arb $540,000 - - $540,000 $540,000 0.45 540,000
Chargois J.T. Chargois
(60-day, Undisclosed)
26 RP Pre-Arb $535,000 - - $535,000 $535,000 0.44 535,000


2017 Retained Salaries

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

Player (10) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Tax Payroll
Garcia Jaime Garcia 30 SP $11,812,928 - - $11,812,928 $11,812,928 9.76 12,000,000
Nolasco Ricky Nolasco 34 SP $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 3.30 6,371,585
Kintzler Brandon Kintzler 32 RP $1,918,008 - - $1,918,008 $1,918,008 1.58 1,918,008
Breslow Craig Breslow 36 RP $1,250,000 - - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1.03 1,250,000
Haley Justin Haley 26 RP $327,376 - - $327,376 $327,376 0.27 327,376
Santana Daniel Santana 26 CF $104,230 - - $104,230 $104,230 0.09 104,230
Wilk Adam Wilk 29 RP $52,614 - - $52,614 $52,614 0.04 52,614
Rucinski Drew Rucinski 28 RP $20,461 - - $20,461 $20,461 0.02 20,461
Melville Tim Melville 27 RP $5,846 - - $5,846 $5,846 0.00 5,846
Wheeler Jason Wheeler 26 RP $5,846 - - $5,846 $5,846 0.00 5,846


2017 Minor/In the System

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

Player (28) League Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Tax Payroll
Park Byung-ho Park 30 DH $2,750,000 - - $2,750,000 $2,750,000 3,000,000
Rucinski Drew Rucinski 28 RP $535,000 - - $535,000 $535,000 535,000
Recker Anthony Recker 33 C $800,000 - - $800,000 $206,040 800,000
Enns Dietrich Enns 26 SP $535,000 - - $535,000 $75,998 535,000
Wimmers Alex Wimmers 28 P $535,000 - - $535,000 $43,845 535,000
Rosario Randy Rosario 23 RP $535,000 - - $535,000 $26,307 535,000
Jorge Felix Jorge 23 SP $535,000 - - $535,000 $2,923 535,000
Anderson Chris Anderson 24 RP - - - -0 -0 0
Anthony Marzi Anthony Anthony Marzi 24 P - - - -0 -0 0
Castro Leandro Castro 28 OF - - - -0 -0 0
Clemens Paul Clemens 29 SP - - - -0 -0 0
Field Tommy Field 30 2B - - - -0 -0 0
Greenwood Nick Greenwood 29 RP - - - -0 -0 0
Hague Matt Hague 31 1B - - - -0 -0 0
Kohn Michael Kohn 31 RP - - - -0 -0 0
Melotakis Mason Melotakis AAA 26 RP - - - -0 -0 0
Palka Daniel Palka AAA 25 OF - - - -0 -0 0
Paulino Carlos Paulino 27 C - - - -0 -0 0
Pino Yohan Pino 33 SP - - - -0 -0 0
Rodriguez Reynaldo Rodriguez 30 1B - - - -0 -0 0
Rodriguez Jonathan Rodriguez 27 1B - - - -0 -0 0
Rohlfing Dan Rohlfing 28 C - - - -0 -0 0
Romanski Josh Romanski 30 OF - - - -0 -0 0
Romero Fernando Romero AA 22 SP - - - -0 -0 0
Shuck J.B. Shuck 30 LF - - - -0 -0 0
Strausborger Ryan Strausborger 29 LF - - - -0 -0 0
Tracy Matt Tracy 28 RP - - - -0 -0 0
Wilkins Andy Wilkins 28 1B - - - -0 -0 0


2017 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (10) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
LewisRoyce Lewis 18 SS - $6,725,000 - $6,725,000 $6,725,000 5.56
EnlowBlayne Enlow 18 P - $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 1.65
RookerBrent Rooker 22 OF - $1,935,300 - $1,935,300 $1,935,300 1.60
LeachLandon Leach 0 P - $1,490,000 - $1,490,000 $1,490,000 1.23
BechtoldAndrew Bechtold 21 3B - $600,000 - $600,000 $600,000 0.50
De La TorreRicardo De La Torre 18 SS - $550,000 - $550,000 $550,000 0.45
BarnesCharlie Barnes 21 P - $450,000 - $450,000 $450,000 0.37
WidellRyley Widell 20 P - $400,000 - $400,000 $400,000 0.33
BaezLuis Baez 0 OF - $300,000 - $300,000 $300,000 0.25
OberBailey Ober 21 P - $125,000 - $125,000 $125,000 0.10
ContrerasMark Contreras 22 OF - $10,000 - $10,000 $10,000 0.01
FaucherCalvin Faucher 21 P - $10,000 - $10,000 $10,000 0.01
SammonsBryan Sammons 22 P - $10,000 - $10,000 $10,000 0.01


2017 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Total
Active Payroll $75,616,449
Injured Reserve Money $22,830,000
Retained Salary $19,497,309
Buried Minor Salary $3,105,113
Total Payroll $121,048,871
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $80,197,500 - $25,000 $80,222,500 $75,616,449
Injured Reserve Money $22,830,000 - - $22,830,000 $22,830,000
Retained Salary $19,497,309 - - $19,497,309 $19,497,309
Buried Minor Salary $5,690,000 - - $5,690,000 $3,105,113
Total Payroll $128,214,809 - $25,000 $128,239,809 $121,048,871