Carlos Santana
1st Base
Experience: 13.115 Years
Contract: 1 yr(s) / $5,250,000 Signing Bonus - Average Salary$5,250,000 Free Agent:2025 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
2024 Contract details by year 38 $5,250,000 $5,250,000
Contract Notes:
  • Plate Appearances
    $125,000 each for 500, 550
Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2004 Player Cash Earnings - $75,000 - $75,000
2010 Player Cash Earnings $251,390 - - $251,390
2011 Player Cash Earnings $416,600 - - $416,600
2012 Player Cash Earnings $501,900 $1,000,000 - $1,501,900
2013 Player Cash Earnings $550,000 - - $550,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
2015 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
2016 Player Cash Earnings $8,250,000 - - $8,250,000
2017 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 $10,000,000 - $25,000,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - - $15,000,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $1,481,481 - - $1,481,481
2020 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 - - $500,000
2021 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,250,000
2022 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - $2,175,000
2022 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
2023 Player Cash Earnings $2,386,296 - - $2,386,296
2023 Player Cash Earnings $4,338,704 - - $4,338,704
2024 Player Cash Earnings $5,250,000 - - $5,250,000
21 seasons $99,926,371 $11,075,000 - $111,926,371

Cap Hit

#19
1st Base
#9
Minnesota Twins
#259
MLB

AAV

#17
1st Base
#269
MLB

Cash

#17
1st Base
#251
MLB
  • Feb 3 2024

    Signed a 1 year $5.25 million contract with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Jul 27 2023

    Traded to Milwaukee (MIL) from Pittsburgh (PIT) for Jhonny Severino

  • Nov 25 2022

    Signed a 1 year $6.725 million contract with Pittsburgh (PIT)

  • Jun 27 2022

    Traded to Seattle (SEA) from Kansas City (KC) with cash considerations for Wyatt Mills and William Fleming

  • Dec 8 2020

    Signed a 2 year $17.5 million contract with Kansas City (KC)

  • Oct 31 2020

    Cleveland (CLE) declined a $17.5 million option for 2021

  • Dec 13 2018

    Traded to Cleveland (CLE) from Seattle (SEA) as part of a 3-team trade: Tampa Bay (TB) traded Jake Bauers to (); Tampa Bay (TB) traded cash considerations to Seattle (SEA)

  • Dec 3 2018

    Traded to Seattle (SEA) from Philadelphia (PHI) with J.P. Crawford for Jean Segura, Juan Nicasio and James Pazos

  • Dec 15 2017

    Signed a 3 year $60 million contract with Philadelphia (PHI), including a club option for 2021

  • Nov 6 2017

    Cleveland (CLE) extended a $17.4 million Qualifying Offer for 2018

  • Nov 3 2016

    Cleveland (CLE) exercised a $12 million option for 2017

  • Apr 10 2012

    Signed a 5 year $21 million extension with Cleveland (CLE)

  • Mar 3 2012

    Signed a 1 year $501k contract with Cleveland (CLE)

  • Mar 11 2011

    Signed a 1 year $416k contract with Cleveland (CLE)

  • Jul 26 2008

    Traded to Cleveland (CLE) from Los Angeles (LAD) with Jonathan Meloan for Casey Blake and cash considerations

  • Aug 13 2004

    Signed a contract with Los Angeles (LAD)