Miguel Castro

Arizona Diamondbacks, Relief Pitcher
Age: 29-189d (Dec 24, 1994)
Exp: 7.079 Years
Country: DO
Agent(s): Ballengee Group
2024 Payroll Salary

$5,000,000

2024 Cash

$5,000,000

Career Earnings

$15,928,429

2023-2024 Free Agent (CURRENT)

Miguel Castro signed a 1 year , $3,500,000 contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks, including $3,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,500,000. In 2024, Castro will earn a base salary of $5,000,000, while carrying a total salary of $5,000,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $3,500,000
Average Salary:
$3,500,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2025 / UFA
Year Age Status PayrollAnnual Luxury Tax Tax % League Tax Cash Annual Cash Cumulative
2023 28 $4,350,000 $3,500,000 1.50% $4,350,000 $4,350,000
2024 29
Vesting
$5,000,000 $5,000,000 2.11% $5,000,000 $9,350,000
2025 30
UFA
Year Age Service Status Base Salary Incentives Likely Incentives Unlikely Payroll Salary Luxury Tax
2023 28 6.079 $3,500,000 $850,000 - $4,350,000 $3,500,000
2024 29 7.079
Vesting
$5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $5,000,000
2025 30 --
UFA
Year Age Status Base Salary Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2023 28 $3,500,000 $4,350,000 $4,350,000 $4,350,000 $4,675,000
2024 29
Vesting
$5,000,000 $5,000,000 $9,350,000 $4,675,000 $5,000,000
Contract Notes
  • Appearance Bonuses (all earned)
    $50,000 each for 25, 30, 35
    $75,000 each for 40, 45
    $100,000 each for 50, 55
    $200,000 each for 50, 65

  • Games Finished Bonuses (not earned)
    $100,000 for 25
    $150,000 each for 30, 35
    $200,000 for 40
    $250,000 for 45
    $300,000 for 50
    $350,000 each for 55, 60
  • Max $2.75M total incentives
  • 2024 Option Vests with 60 appearances (+ a clean physical) (vested)
    It converts to a player option with 40 games finishes (not earned)
Source: MLB contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

2022-2022 Arbitration

Miguel Castro signed a 1 year , $2,620,000 contract with the New York Mets, including $2,620,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,620,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $2,620,000
Average Salary:
$2,620,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2021-2021 Arbitration

Miguel Castro signed a 1 year , $1,687,500 contract with the New York Mets, including $1,687,500 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,687,500.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $1,687,500
Average Salary:
$1,687,500
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2020-2020 Arbitration

Miguel Castro signed a 1 year , $1,050,000 contract with the Baltimore Orioles, including $1,050,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,050,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $1,050,000
Average Salary:
$1,050,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2019-2019 Pre-Arb

Miguel Castro signed a 1 year , $569,000 contract with the Baltimore Orioles, including $569,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $569,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $569,000
Average Salary:
$569,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2018-2018 Pre-Arb

Miguel Castro signed a 1 year , $553,000 contract with the Baltimore Orioles, including $553,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $553,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $553,000
Average Salary:
$553,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2017-2017 Pre-Arb

Miguel Castro signed a 1 year , $535,000 contract with the Colorado Rockies, including $535,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $535,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $535,000
Average Salary:
$535,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2016-2016 Pre-Arb

Miguel Castro signed a 1 year , $509,500 contract with the Colorado Rockies, including $509,500 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $509,500.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $509,500
Average Salary:
$509,500
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2015-2015 Pre-Arb

Miguel Castro signed a 1 year , $507,500 contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, including $507,500 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $507,500.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $507,500
Average Salary:
$507,500
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2011-2011 Signing Bonus

Miguel Castro signed a 1 year , $180,000 contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, including $180,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $180,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $180,000
Average Salary:
$180,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$15,928,429

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

6 teams

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2011 16
Signing Bonus
$180,000
$180,000
2015 20
Active
Retained
$91,516
$83,196
$271,516
$354,712
2016 21
Reserve / minor-buried
$77,952
$432,664
2017 22
Active
$327,376
$760,040
2018 23
Active
$553,000
$1,313,040
2019 24
Active
$569,000
$1,882,040
2020 25
Active / Arb Avoided
Retained
$162,512
$226,377
$2,044,552
$2,270,929
2021 26
Active / Arb Avoided
$1,687,500
$3,958,429
2022 27
Active / Arb Avoided
$2,620,000
$6,578,429
2023 28
Active
$4,350,000
$10,928,429
2024 29
Injured / Vesting
$5,000,000
$15,928,429
Total      
$15,928,429
$15,928,429
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2011
16
$180,000
$180,000
$180,000
2015
20
$91,516
$83,196
$91,516
$83,196
$271,516
$354,712
2016
21
$77,952
$77,952
$432,664
2017
22
$327,376
$327,376
$760,040
2018
23
$553,000
$553,000
$1,313,040
2019
24
$569,000
$569,000
$1,882,040
2020
25
$162,512
$226,377
$162,512
$226,377
$2,044,552
$2,270,929
2021
26
$1,687,500
$1,687,500
$3,958,429
2022
27
$2,620,000
$2,620,000
$6,578,429
2023
28
$3,500,000
$850,000
$4,350,000
$10,928,429
2024
29
$5,000,000
$5,000,000
$15,928,429
Total
$14,898,429
$180,000
$850,000
$15,928,429
$15,928,429

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Incentives Cash Cumulative
2 $83,196 $180,000 - $263,196
2 $169,468 - - $169,468
4 $1,675,753 - - $1,675,753
2 $1,850,012 - - $1,850,012
1 $2,620,000 - - $2,620,000
2 $8,500,000 - $850,000 $9,350,000

Injuries

Year Dates Reason
2016 COL Apr 22, 2016 - May 19, 2016 Shoulder
2021 NYM Aug 02, 2021 - Aug 03, 2021 COVID-19
2022 NYY Jul 16, 2022 - Oct 03, 2022 Shoulder
2024 ARI Apr 21, 2024 - TBD Shoulder
  • Dec 02, 2022 Signed a 1 year $3.5 million contract with Arizona (ARI), including a vesting option for 2024
  • Apr 03, 2022 Traded to New York (NYY) from New York (NYM) for Joely Rodriguez
  • Mar 22, 2022 Signed a 1 year $2.62 million contract with New York (NYM), avoiding arbitration
  • Jan 15, 2021 Signed a 1 year $1.6875 million contract with New York (NYM), avoiding arbitration
  • Aug 31, 2020 Traded to New York (NYM) from Baltimore (BAL) for Kevin Smith and Victor Gonzalez
  • Jan 09, 2020 Signed a 1 year $1,05 million contract with Baltimore (BAL), avoiding arbitration
  • Mar 05, 2019 Signed a 1 year $569,000 contract with Baltimore (BAL)
  • Mar 18, 2018 Signed a 1 year $553,000 contract with Baltimore (BAL)
  • Apr 08, 2017 Traded to Baltimore (BAL) from Colorado (COL) for future considerations
  • Mar 04, 2016 Signed a 1 year $509,500 contract with Colorado (COL)
  • Jul 28, 2015 Traded to Colorado (COL) from Toronto (TOR) with Jose Reyes , Jeff Hoffman and Jesus Tinoco for Troy Tulowitzki and LaTroy Hawkins
  • Nov 29, 2011 Signed a contract with Toronto (TOR)
Year Team GP GS H R ER BB K HR W L SV IP ERA WHIP WAR
2024 ARI 8 0 12 5 5 1 6 1 0 0 0 8.7 5.19 1.04 -0.04
2023 ARI 75 0 51 32 31 25 60 8 6 6 7 64.7 4.31 3.48 0.00
2022 NYY 34 0 27 16 13 15 31 2 5 0 0 29.0 4.03 4.66 -0.27
2021 NYM 69 2 48 30 27 43 77 7 3 4 0 70.3 3.46 5.50 0.00
2020 NYM 26 0 28 12 11 13 38 4 2 2 2 24.7 4.01 4.74 0.35
2019 BAL 65 0 63 42 38 41 71 10 1 3 2 73.3 4.66 5.03 0.50
2018 BAL 63 1 75 41 38 50 57 9 2 7 0 86.3 3.96 5.21 1.22
2017 BAL 39 1 53 29 26 28 38 8 3 3 0 66.3 3.53 0.26 0.89
2016 COL 19 0 18 10 10 5 12 3 0 0 0 14.7 6.14 0.33 -0.15
2015 TOR 18 0 21 13 12 10 18 4 0 3 4 17.7 6.11 0.20 -0.21
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