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Texas Rangers 2020 Payroll

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

Rangers – 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
Choo Shin-Soo Choo 37 DH Vet $21,000,000 - $21,000,000 $7,777,778 12.42 18,571,429
Lynn Lance Lynn 33 SP Vet $10,000,000 $1,333,333 $11,333,333 $5,037,037 8.04 10,000,000
Gibson Kyle Gibson 32 SP Vet $11,000,000 - $11,000,000 $4,074,074 6.50 9,333,333
Lyles Jordan Lyles 29 SP Vet $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $2,592,593 4.14 8,000,000
Gallo Joey Gallo 26 RF Arb 1 1 $4,400,000 - $4,400,000 $1,629,630 2.60 4,400,000
Chavez Jesse Chavez 36 RP Vet $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $1,481,481 2.36 4,000,000
Mathis Jeff Mathis 37 C Vet $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $1,111,111 1.77 3,125,000
Goody Nick Goody 28 RP Arb 2 $915,000 - $915,000 $338,889 0.54 915,000
Montero Rafael Montero 29 RP/CL Arb 2 $785,000 - $785,000 $290,741 0.46 785,000
Kiner-Falefa Isiah Kiner-Falefa 25 C Pre-Arb 3 $587,000 - $587,000 $217,407 0.35 587,000
Calhoun Willie Calhoun 25 LF Pre-Arb 1 $577,000 - $577,000 $213,704 0.34 577,000
Martin Brett Martin 25 RP Pre-Arb 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $211,296 0.34 570,500
Solak Nick Solak 25 2B Pre-Arb 3 $565,500 - $565,500 $209,444 0.33 565,500
Hernandez Jonathan Hernandez 23 RP Pre-Arb 1 $564,500 - $564,500 $209,074 0.33 564,500
Allard Kolby Allard 22 RP Pre-Arb 2 $563,500 - $563,500 $208,704 0.33 563,500
Herget Jimmy Herget 26 RP Pre-Arb 2 $563,500 - $563,500 $183,785 0.29 563,500
Hearn Taylor Hearn 25 RP Pre-Arb 2 $563,500 - $563,500 $152,635 0.24 563,500
Dietrich Derek Dietrich 30 2B Arb 4 $575,000 - $575,000 $152,570 0.24 575,000
Benjamin Wes Benjamin 26 SP Pre-Arb $563,500 - $563,500 $149,520 0.24 563,500
Taveras Leodys Taveras 21 OF Pre-Arb 3 $563,500 - $563,500 $127,715 0.20 563,500
Guzman Ronald Guzman 25 1B Pre-Arb 1 $588,000 - $588,000 $126,750 0.20 588,000
Cody Kyle Cody 25 SP Pre-Arb 3 $563,500 - $563,500 $121,485 0.19 563,500
Tejeda Anderson Tejeda 0 SS Pre-Arb $563,500 - $563,500 $109,025 0.17 563,500
White Eli White 26 SS Pre-Arb $563,500 - $563,500 $84,105 0.13 563,500
King John King 25 RP Pre-Arb $563,500 - $563,500 $74,760 0.12 563,500
Huff Sam Huff 22 C Pre-Arb $563,500 - $563,500 $56,070 0.09 563,500
Apostel Sherten Apostel 21 3B Pre-Arb 3 $563,500 - $563,500 $49,840 0.08 563,500
Evans Demarcus Evans 23 RP Pre-Arb 3 $563,500 - $563,500 $40,495 0.06 563,500


2020 Injured List

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

Player (10) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Kluber Corey Kluber
(60-day, Elbow)
34 SP Vet $17,500,000 - $17,500,000 $6,481,481 10.35 17,500,000
Andrus Elvis Andrus
(10-day, Back)
31 SS Vet $15,000,000 $250,000 $15,250,000 $5,805,556 9.27 15,000,000
Odor Rougned Odor
(10-day, Eye)
26 2B Pre-Arb $9,000,000 $333,333 $9,333,333 $3,666,666 5.85 8,250,000
Santana Daniel Santana
(10-day, Elbow)
29 CF Arb 3 $3,600,000 - $3,600,000 $1,333,333 2.13 3,600,000
Leclerc Jose Leclerc
(60-day, Shoulder)
26 RP/CL Arb 1 2 $2,250,000 $500,000 $2,750,000 $1,333,333 2.13 3,687,500
Rodriguez Joely Rodriguez
(10-day, Hamstring)
28 RP Arb 1 $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $925,926 1.48 2,750,000
Volquez Edinson Volquez
(60-day, Oblique)
36 RP Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $370,370 0.59 1,000,000
Burke Brock Burke
(60-day, Shoulder)
23 SP Pre-Arb 2 $564,500 - $564,500 $209,074 0.33 564,500
Palumbo Joe Palumbo
(60-day, Stomach)
25 RP Pre-Arb 1 $563,500 - $563,500 $208,704 0.33 563,500
Trevino Jose Trevino
(10-day, Wrist)
27 C Pre-Arb 1 $565,500 - $565,500 $187,560 0.30 565,500


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
Nicasio Juan Nicasio 33 RP Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $248,760 0.40 1,000,000


2020 Retained Salaries

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

Player (6) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Fielder Prince Fielder 36 DH $9,000,000 - $9,000,000 $9,000,000 14.37 9,000,000
Minor Mike Minor 32 SP $2,783,309 $333,334 $3,116,643 $3,116,643 4.98 2,381,433
Chirinos Robinson Chirinos 36 C $1,239,635 - $1,239,635 $1,239,635 1.98 1,239,622
Frazier Todd Frazier 34 3B $754,552 - $754,552 $754,552 1.20 754,552
Garcia Luis Garcia 33 RP $170,268 - $170,268 $170,268 0.27 170,268
Bird Greg Bird 27 1B $57,222 - $57,222 $57,222 0.09 57,222


2020 Player Pool

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

Player (22) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Farrell Luke Farrell 29 RP 1 $567,500 - $567,500 $50,192 567,500
Garcia Adolis Garcia 27 OF 2 $564,500 - $564,500 $43,694 564,500
Gibaut Ian Gibaut 26 RP 2 $563,500 - $563,500 $105,910 563,500
Heineman Scott Heineman 27 OF 2 $563,500 - $563,500 $158,865 563,500
Phillips Tyler Phillips AA 22 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Law Derek Law 29 RP $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $370,370 1,000,000
Eickhoff Jerad Eickhoff 29 SP 1 $575,000 - $575,000 $575,000 575,000
Mendez Yohander Mendez 25 RP $567,500 - $567,500 $210,185 567,500
Refsnyder Rob Refsnyder 29 RF $563,500 - $563,500 $99,680 563,500
Rivera Yadiel Rivera 28 2B $563,500 - $563,500 $46,725 563,500
Ciuffo Nick Ciuffo AAA 25 C 3 - - -0 -0 0
Federowicz Tim Federowicz AAA 33 C - - -0 -0 0
Foscue Justin Foscue 21 2B - - -0 -0 0
Ibanez Andy Ibanez 27 2B - - -0 -0 0
Jung Josh Jung 22 3B - - -0 -0 0
Romine Andrew Romine 34 SS - - -0 -0 0
Speas Alex Speas 22 P - - -0 -0 0
Thompson Bubba Thompson 22 OF - - -0 -0 0
Vanasco Ricky Vanasco 0 P - - -0 -0 0
Walker Steele Walker 23 OF - - -0 -0 0
Wendzel Davis Wendzel 23 3B - - -0 -0 0
Winn Cole Winn 20 P - - -0 -0 0


2020 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (6) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
FoscueJustin Foscue 21 2B - $3,250,000 $3,250,000 $3,250,000 5.19
CarterEvan Carter 17 OF - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 $1,250,000 2.00
MacLeanDylan MacLean 17 P - $1,200,000 $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1.92
SaggeseThomas Saggese 18 SS - $800,000 $800,000 $800,000 1.28
RobyTekoah Roby 18 P - $775,000 $775,000 $775,000 1.24


2020 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $73,889,500 $1,333,333 - $75,222,833 $27,031,718
Injured Reserve Money $52,543,500 $1,083,333 - $53,626,833 $20,522,003
Suspended/Restricted Money $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $248,760
Retained Salary $14,004,986 $333,334 - $14,338,320 $14,338,320
Buried Minor Salary $3,386,000 - - $3,386,000 $505,066
Total Payroll $144,823,986 $2,750,000 - $147,573,986 $62,645,867

 

2020 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $208,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $140,389,359
Estimated Player Benefits $15,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $157,889,359
Comp. Balance Tax Space $50,110,641