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Largest Baseball Contract Packages

March 21, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball contracts worth $75 million or more. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from player and management sources and include all guaranteed income but not income from potential incentive bonuses. There is no distinction for deferred money:

Player, Club Years Total
Mike Trout, LAA 2019-30 $426.5 million
Bryce Harper, Phi 2019-31 $330 million
Giancarlo Stanton, Mia-NYY 2015-27 $325 million
Manny Machado, SD 2019-28 $300 million
Miguel Cabrera, Det 2014-23 $292 million
Alex Rodriguez, NYY 2008-17 $275 million
Nolan Arenado, Col 2019-26 $260 million
Alex Rodriguez, Tex-NYY 2001-10 $252 million
Joey Votto, Cin 2012-23 $251.5 million
Albert Pujols, LAA 2012-21 $240 million
Robinson Cano, Sea-NYM 2014-23 $240 million
David Price, Bos 2016-22 $217 million
Clayton Kershaw, LAD 2014-20 $215 million
Prince Fielder, Det-Tex 2012-20 $214 million
Max Scherzer, Was 2015-21 $210 million
Zack Greinke, Ari 2016-21 $206.5 million

Derek Jeter, NYY 2001-10 $189 million
Joe Mauer, Min 2011-18 $184 million
Jason Heyward, Cubs 2016-23 $184 million
Mark Teixeira, NYY 2009-16 $180 million
Justin Verlander, Det 2013-19 $180 million
Felix Hernandez, Sea 2013-19 $175 million
Stephen Straburg, Was 2017-23 $175 million
Buster Posey, SF 2013-21 $167 million
Jose Altuve, Hou 2018-24 $163.5 million
CC Sabathia, NYY 2009-15 $161 million
Chris Davis, Bal 2016-22 $161 million
Manny Ramirez, Bos-LAD 2001-08 $160 million
Matt Kemp, LA 2012-19 $160 million
Troy Tulowitzki, Col-Tor 2011-20 $157.75 million
Masahiro Tanaka, NYY 2014-20 $155 million
Jon Lester, Cubs 2015-20 $155 million
Adrian Gonzalez, Bos-LAD 2012-18 $154 million
Jacoby Ellsbury, NYY 2014-20 $153 million
Miguel Cabrera, Det 2008-15 $152.3 million
Zack Greinke, LAD 2013-18 $147 million
Cole Hamels, Phi 2013-18 $144 million
Eric Hosmer, SD 2018-24 $144 million
Carl Crawford, Bos 2011-17 $142 million
Todd Helton, Col 2003-11 $141.5 million
Johan Santana, NYM 2008-13 $137.5 million
Evan Longoria, TB 2013-22 $136.6 million
Alfonso Soriano, Cubs 2007-14 $136 million
Freddie Freeman, Atl 2014-21 $135 million
Justin Upton, Det 2016-21 $132.75 million
Elvis Andrus, Tex 2013-21 $131,275,000
Shin-Soo Choo, Tex 2014-20 $130 million
Johnny Cueto, SF 2016-21 $130 million
Matt Cain, SF 2012-17 $127.5 million
Barry Zito, SF 2007-13 $126 million
Vernon Wells, Tor-LAA 2008-14 $126 million
Jayson Werth, Was 2011-17 $126 million
Ryan Howard, Phi 2012-16 $125 million
Mike Hampton, Col-Fl-Atl 2001-08 $121 million
Cliff Lee, Phi 2011-15 $120 million
Jason Giambi, NYY 2002-08 $120 million
Matt Holliday, StL 2010-16 $120 million
Carlos Beltran, NYM-SF 2005-11 $119 million
Ken Griffey Jr., Cin 2000-08 $116.5 million
Josh Hamilton, LAA-Tex 2013-17 $111 million
Dustin Pedroia, Bos 2014-21 $110 million
Jordan Zimmermann, Det 2016-20 $110 million
J.D. Martinez, Bos 2018-23 $110 million
Yoenis Cespedes, Mets 2017-20 $110 million
Jose Reyes, Mia-Tor-Col 2012-17 $106 million
Kevin Brown, LAD-NYY 1999-05 $105 million
Ryan Braun, Mil 2016-20 $105 million
Homer Bailey, Cin 2014-19 $105 million
Carlos Lee, Hou 2007-12 $100 million
Albert Pujols, StL 2004-10 $100 million
Kyle Seager, Sea 2015-21 $100 million
Carlos Zambrano, Cubs 2008-12 $ 91.5 million
Mike Piazza, NYM 1999-05 $ 91 million
Chipper Jones, Atl 2001-06 $ 90 million
Scott Rolen, StL 2003-10 $ 90 million
Mike Mussina, NYY 2001-06 $ 88.5 million
Bernie Williams, NYY 1999-05 $ 87.5 million
Jeff Bagwell, Hou 2002-06 $ 85 million
Jim Thome, Phi 2003-08 $ 85 million
Jered Weaver, LAA 2012-16 $ 85 million
Shawn Green, LA 2000-05 $ 84 million
A.J. Burnett, NYY 2009-13 $ 82.5 million
John Lackey, Bos 2010-14 $ 82.5 million
Mo Vaughn, NYM 1999-04 $ 80 million
Justin Morneau, Min 2008-13 $ 80 million
Larry Walker, Col 2000-05 $ 76 million
Pedro Martinez, Bos 1998-03 $ 75 million
Chan Ho Park, Tex 2002-06 $ 75 million