Hector Santiago
Relief Pitcher
Drafted: Round 30 (#915 overall), 2006
Experience: 8.1 Years
College: Okaloosa-Walton CC (FL)
Contract: 1 yr(s) / $570,500 Signing Bonus - Average Salary$570,500 Free Agent:2022 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
2021 Contract details by year 33 $570,500 $570,500
Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2011 Player Cash Earnings $414,000 - - $414,000
2012 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 - - $480,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $505,000 - - $505,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $530,000 - - $530,000
2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,290,000 - - $2,290,000
2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,721,286 - - $1,721,286
2016 Player Cash Earnings $3,278,714 - - $3,278,714
2017 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $293,540 - - $293,540
2019 Player Cash Earnings $164,120 - - $164,120
2021 Player Cash Earnings $570,500 - - $570,500
12 seasons $20,247,160 - - $20,247,160

Cap Hit

AAV

Cash

  • Jul 29 2021

    Suspended 80 games for violating the league's PED policy, forfeiting $245,360 in 2021 salary with Seattle (SEA)

  • Jun 29 2021

    Suspended 10 games for Use of a Foreign Substance

  • May 5 2021

    Signed a minor league contract with Seattle (SEA)

  • Jul 22 2020

    Released by Detroit (DET)

  • Jan 22 2020

    Signed a minor league contract with Detroit (DET)

  • Jun 21 2019

    Signed a minor league contract with Chicago (CHW)

  • Jun 14 2019

    Released by New York (NYM)

  • Jan 5 2019

    Signed a minor league contract with New York (NYM)

  • Feb 14 2018

    Signed a minor league contract with Chicago (CHW)

  • Jan 13 2017

    Signed a 1 year $8 million contract with Minnesota (MIN), avoiding arbitration

  • Aug 1 2016

    Traded to Minnesota (MIN) from Los Angeles (LAA) with Alan Busenitz for Ricky Nolasco and Alex Meyer

  • Jan 8 2016

    Signed a 1 year $5 million contract with Los Angeles (LAA)

  • Jan 15 2015

    Signed a 1 year $2.29 million contract with Los Angeles (LAA)

  • Mar 3 2014

    Signed a 1 year $530k contract with Los Angeles (LAA)

  • Dec 10 2013

    Traded to Los Angeles (LAA) from Chicago (CHW) as part of a 3-team trade: Chicago (CHW) traded Brandon Jacobs to Arizona (ARI); Los Angeles (LAA) traded Mark Trumbo and A.J. Schugel to Arizona (ARI); Arizona (ARI) traded Adam Eaton to Chicago (CHW); Arizona (ARI) traded Tyler Skaggs to Los Angeles (LAA)

  • Feb 22 2013

    Signed a 1 year $505k contract with Chicago (CWS)

  • Feb 22 2013

    Signed a 1 year $505k contract with Chicago (CWS)

  • Mar 4 2012

    Signed a 1 year $480k contract with Chicago (CWS)

  • Jun 26 2011

    Signed a 1 year $414k contract with Chicago (CWS)

  • Jun 6 2006

    Drafted by Chicago (CWS): Round 30 (#915 overall)