Free Agents
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Mark Teixeira1B35Signed (A)AngelsYankees81$180,000,000
CC SabathiaSP34Signed (A)BrewersYankees72$161,000,000
A.J. BurnettSP38Signed (A)Blue JaysYankees54$82,500,000
Derek LoweRP41Signed (A)DodgersBraves45$60,000,000
Ryan DempsterSP37SignedCubsCubs48$52,000,000
Manny RamirezLF42SignedDodgersDodgers23$45,000,000
Francisco RodriguezRP33Signed (A)AngelsMets317$37,000,000
Oliver PerezRP33SignedMetsMets310$36,000,000
Raul IbanezRF42Signed (A)MarinersPhillies333$31,500,000
Milton BradleyLF37Signed (B)RangersCubs39$30,000,000
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Rafael Furcal2B37SignedDodgersDodgers36$30,000,000
Kenshin KawakamiSP39SignedJapanBraves3NR$23,000,000
Kerry WoodRP37SignedCubsIndians213$20,500,000
Adam DunnDH35SignedDiamondbacksNationals27$20,000,000
Edgar RenteriaSS39SignedTigersGiants230$18,500,000
Casey Blake3B41SignedDodgersDodgers331$17,500,000
Brian FuentesRP39Signed (A)RockiesAngels219$17,500,000
Pat BurrellLF38SignedPhilliesRays211$16,000,000
Jamie MoyerSP52SignedPhilliesPhillies247$13,000,000
Juan RiveraLF36SignedAngelsAngels340$12,750,000
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Damaso MarteRP40SignedYankeesYankees3NR$12,000,000
Koji UeharaRP40SignedJapanOrioles2NR$10,000,000
Kyle FarnsworthRP39SignedTigersRoyals271$9,250,000
Nick Punto2B37SignedTwinsTwins260$8,500,000
Jeremy AffeldtRP35Signed (B)RedsGiants215$8,000,000
Randy JohnsonSP51SignedDiamondbacksGiants118$8,000,000
Jon GarlandSP35Signed (B)AngelsDiamondbacks136$7,250,000
Willy TaverasCF33SignedRockiesReds2NR$6,250,000
Juan CruzRP36Signed (A)DiamondbacksRoyals216$6,000,000
Trevor HoffmanRP47SignedPadresBrewers173$6,000,000
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Ty Wigginton3B37SignedAstrosOrioles2NR$6,000,000
Braden LooperRP40SignedCardinalsBrewers143$5,500,000
Andy PettitteSP42SignedYankeesYankees126$5,500,000
John SmoltzSP47SignedBravesRed Sox152$5,500,000
Jason GiambiDH44SignedYankeesAthletics128$5,250,000
Bobby AbreuRF41SignedYankeesAngels114$5,000,000
Cesar IzturisSS35SignedCardinalsOrioles279$5,000,000
Brad PennySP36SignedDodgersRed Sox148$5,000,000
Jason VaritekC43SignedRed SoxRed Sox149$5,000,000
Randy WolfSP38SignedAstrosDodgers124$5,000,000
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Aaron Miles2B38SignedCardinalsCubs2NR$4,900,000
Brandon LyonRP35Signed (B)DiamondbacksTigers120$4,250,000
Orlando CabreraSS40Signed (A)White SoxAthletics121$4,000,000
Mike LincolnRP40SignedRedsReds2NR$4,000,000
Arthur RhodesRP45SignedMarlinsReds2NR$4,000,000
Ramon VazquezSS38SignedRangersPirates250$4,000,000
David WeathersRP45SignedRedsReds141$3,900,000
Orlando Hudson3B37Signed (A)DiamondbacksDodgers112$3,800,000
Darren OliverRP44SignedAngelsAngels156$3,655,000
Felipe Lopez2B34SignedCardinalsDiamondbacks127$3,500,000
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Russ SpringerRP46SignedCardinalsAthletics168$3,300,000
Willie BloomquistSS37SignedMarinersRoyals2NR$3,100,000
Dennys ReyesRP37Signed (B)TwinsCardinals262$3,000,000
David RossC38SignedRed SoxBraves253$3,000,000
Doug BrocailRP47SignedAstrosAstros193$2,750,000
Bob HowryRP41SignedCubsGiants194$2,750,000
Daniel CabreraSP33SignedOriolesNationals1NR$2,600,000
Garret AndersonLF42SignedAngelsBraves155$2,500,000
Joe Crede3B36SignedWhite SoxTwins134$2,500,000
Chan Ho ParkRP41SignedDodgersPhillies159$2,500,000
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Guillermo MotaRP41SignedBrewersDodgers196$2,350,000
Alan EmbreeRP45SignedAthleticsRockies191$2,250,000
Tim ReddingRP37SignedNationalsMets1NR$2,250,000
Joe BeimelRP37SignedDodgersNationals172$2,000,000
Alex CoraSS39SignedRed SoxMets199$2,000,000
Ken Griffey Jr.DH45SignedWhite SoxMariners137$2,000,000
Jerry Hairston Jr.3B38SignedRedsReds186$2,000,000
Mike HamptonSP42SignedBravesAstros145$2,000,000
Horacio RamirezRP35SignedWhite SoxRoyals1NR$1,800,000
Brian ShouseRP46Signed (B)BrewersRays165$1,550,000
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Mark HendricksonSP40SignedMarlinsOrioles189$1,500,000
Eric Hinske1B37SignedRaysPirates154$1,500,000
Mark KotsayLF39SignedRed SoxRed Sox163$1,500,000
Carl PavanoSP39SignedYankeesIndians164$1,500,000
Ivan RodriguezC43SignedYankeesAstros146$1,500,000
Takashi SaitoRP45SignedDodgersRed Sox1NR$1,500,000
Gregg ZaunC44SignedBlue JaysOrioles139$1,500,000
Russell Branyan1B39SignedBrewersMariners184$1,400,000
Luis AyalaRP37SignedMetsTwins198$1,300,000
Joe NelsonRP40SignedMarlinsRays1NR$1,300,000
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Mark Loretta3B43SignedAstrosDodgers174$1,250,000
John BaleRP40SignedRoyalsRoyals1NR$1,200,000
Brad AusmusC46SignedAstrosDodgers1NR$1,000,000
Bartolo ColonSP41SignedRed SoxWhite Sox1NR$1,000,000
Craig Counsell2B44SignedBrewersBrewers181$1,000,000
Adam Everett3B38SignedTwinsTigers195$1,000,000
Nomar Garciaparra1B41SignedDodgersAthletics176$1,000,000
Tom GlavineSP49SignedBravesBraves1NR$1,000,000
Gabe KaplerLF39SignedBrewersRays135$1,000,000
Jorge JulioRP36SignedBravesBrewers1NR$950,000
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Jason LaRueC41SignedCardinalsCardinals1NR$950,000
David Eckstein2B40SignedDiamondbacksPadres182$850,000
Tony Clark1B42SignedDiamondbacksDiamondbacks1NR$800,000
Joey GathrightCF33SignedRoyalsCubs1NR$800,000
Greg NortonLF42SignedBravesBraves1NR$800,000
Henry BlancoC43SignedCubsPadres1NR$750,000
Aaron Boone3B42SignedNationalsAstros1NR$750,000
Cliff FloydLF42SignedRaysPadres178$750,000
Jason MichaelsLF38SignedPiratesAstros1NR$750,000
Scott ProctorRP38SignedDodgersMarlins1NR$750,000
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Paul BakoC42SignedRedsCubs1NR$725,000
Lance CormierRP34SignedOriolesRays1NR$675,000
Rocco BaldelliDH33SignedRaysRed Sox183$500,000
Tom GordonRP47SignedPhilliesDiamondbacks1NR$500,000
Trever MillerRP41SignedRaysCardinals166$500,000
Norris HopperLF36SignedRedsReds1NR$402,500
Mike Lamb3B39SignedBrewersBrewers1NR$400,000
Reggie AbercrombieLF33SignedAstrosAstrosNRMinor Lg
Mario AlvarezSP31SignedDodgersDodgersNRMinor Lg
Tony ArmasSP36SignedMetsMetsNRMinor Lg
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Rich Aurilia1B43SignedGiantsGiantsNRMinor Lg
Denny BautistaSP34SignedPiratesPiratesNRMinor Lg
Matt BelisleRP34SignedRedsRockiesNRMinor Lg
Angel BerroaSS37SignedDodgersYankeesNRMinor Lg
Yhency BrazobanRP34SignedDodgersDodgersNRMinor Lg
Chris BrittonRP32SignedYankeesPadresNRMinor Lg
Emil BrownRF40SignedAthleticsPadres85Minor Lg
Chris Burke3B24SignedDiamondbacksPadresNRMinor Lg
Jamie BurkeC43SignedMarinersMarinersNRMinor Lg
Miguel Cairo1B40SignedMarinersPhilliesNRMinor Lg
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Chris CapuanoSP36SignedBrewersBrewersNRMinor Lg
Sean Casey1B40RetiredRed Sox--77--
Kevin CashC37SignedRed SoxYankeesNRMinor Lg
Juan Castro2B42SignedOriolesDodgersNRMinor Lg
Justin ChristianRF35SignedYankeesOriolesNRMinor Lg
Alex CintronSS36SignedOriolesNationalsNRMinor Lg
Elmer DessensRP44SignedBravesMetsNRMinor Lg
Brendan DonnellyRP43SignedIndiansRangersNRMinor Lg
Sal FasanoC43SignedIndiansRockiesNRMinor Lg
Randy FloresRP39SignedCardinalsRockiesNRMinor Lg
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Josh FoggRP38SignedRedsRockiesNRMinor Lg
Casey FossumSP37SignedTigersMetsNRMinor Lg
Chad FoxRP44SignedCubsCubsNRMinor Lg
Eric GagneRP39SignedBrewersBrewers61Minor Lg
Freddy GarciaSP38SignedTigersMetsNRMinor Lg
Jonny GomesLF34SignedRaysRedsNRMinor Lg
Chris Gomez3B43SignedPiratesOriolesNRMinor Lg
Eddie GuardadoRP44SignedTwinsRangersNRMinor Lg
Charlie HaegerSP31SignedPadresDodgersNRMinor Lg
Toby HallC39SignedWhite SoxAstrosNRMinor Lg
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Robby HammockC37SignedDiamondbacksOriolesNRMinor Lg
Clay HensleySP35SignedPadresAstrosNRMinor Lg
Matt HergesRP45SignedRockiesIndiansNRMinor Lg
Livan HernandezRP40SignedRockiesMetsNRMinor Lg
Jonathan HerreraSS30SignedRockiesRockiesNRMinor Lg
Jason IsringhausenRP42SignedCardinalsRaysNRMinor Lg
Jason JenningsRP36SignedRangersRangersNRMinor Lg
Jason JohnsonSP41SignedDodgersYankees69Minor Lg
Tyler JohnsonRP33SignedCardinalsMarinersNRMinor Lg
Jacque JonesLF39SignedMarlinsReds100Minor Lg
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Todd JonesRP46RetiredTigers--NR--
Jeff Kent2B47RetiredDodgers--NR--
Wil LedezmaRP34SignedDiamondbacksNationalsNRMinor Lg
Greg MadduxSP49RetiredDodgers--58--
Gary MajewskiRP35SignedRedsPhilliesNRMinor Lg
Ramon MartinezSS42SignedMetsMetsNRMinor Lg
Scott MathiesonRP31SignedPhilliesPhilliesNRMinor Lg
Doug MathisSP31SignedRangersRangersNRMinor Lg
Adam MelhuseC43SignedRockiesRangersNRMinor Lg
Kent MerckerRP47RetiredReds--NR--
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Doug Mientkiewicz1B40SignedPiratesDodgersNRMinor Lg
Kevin Millar1B43SignedOriolesBlue JaysNRMinor Lg
Chad MoellerC40SignedYankeesOriolesNRMinor Lg
Mike MussinaSP46RetiredYankees--29--
Trot NixonRF41SignedMetsBrewersNRMinor Lg
Will OhmanRP37SignedBravesDodgers51Minor Lg
John ParrishRP37SignedBlue JaysOriolesNRMinor Lg
Corey PattersonLF35SignedRedsNationalsNRMinor Lg
Odalis PerezSP37SignedNationalsNationalsNRMinor Lg
Scott PodsednikLF39SignedRockiesRockiesNRMinor Lg
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Sidney PonsonSP38SignedYankeesRoyalsNRMinor Lg
Mark PriorSP34SignedPadresPadresNRMinor Lg
Argenis Reyes2B32SignedMetsMetsNRMinor Lg
Juan RinconRP36SignedIndiansTigersNRMinor Lg
Luis RivasSS35SignedPiratesCubsNRMinor Lg
Glendon RuschRP40SignedRockiesRockiesNRMinor Lg
Jeff SalazarLF34SignedDiamondbacksPiratesNRMinor Lg
Curt SchillingSP48RetiredRed Sox--90--
Jason Smith2B37SignedRoyalsAstrosNRMinor Lg
Mike Sweeney1B41SignedAthleticsMarinersNRMinor Lg
PLAYERPOSAGESTATUS2008 TEAMNEW TEAMYRSRKDOLLARS
Julian TavarezRP41SignedBravesNationalsNRMinor Lg
Juan Uribe3B36SignedWhite SoxGiants70Minor Lg
Javier ValentinC39SignedRedsNationalsNRMinor Lg
Ron VilloneRP45SignedCardinalsMetsNRMinor Lg
Omar Vizquel2B47SignedGiantsRangers80Minor Lg
Daryle Ward1B39SignedCubsReds92Minor Lg
Brad WilkersonRF37SignedBlue JaysRed Sox87Minor Lg
Vance WilsonC42SignedTigersRoyalsNRMinor Lg
Matt WiseRP39RetiredMets--NR--
Jamey WrightRP40SignedRangersRoyalsNRMinor Lg
Total:$1,162,507,500