Arbitration Study

Updated: February 21, 2009, 2:58 PM ET
Associated Press

The 2008 and 2009 salaries of the 111 players in salary arbitration, as obtained by The Associated Press from those connected to players and management. The 2008 salaries include earned bonuses. For players with multiyear contracts (x-ending multiyear contract; y-beginning multiyear contract), the salaries listed are the average annual values of the contracts. (w-arbitration winner; l-arbitration loser).

Player 2008 2009

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Baltimore

Nick Markakis $455,000 $11,016,667-y

Luke Scott 430,000 2,400,000

George Sherrill 1,000,000 2,750,000

Boston

Javier Lopez 860,000 1,350,000

Jonathan Papelbon 800,000 6,250,000

Kevin Youkilis 3,075,000 10,281,250-y

Chicago

Bobby Jenks 550,000 5,600,000

Cleveland

None

Detroit

Edwin Jackson 412,700 2,200,000

Gerald Laird 1,600,000 2,800,000

Bobby Seay 825,000 1,300,000

Justin Verlander 1,063,200-x 3,675,000

Joel Zumaya 420,000 735,000

Kansas City

Brian Bannister 421,000 1,737,500

John Buck 2,200,000 2,900,000

Jimmy Gobble 1,312,500 1,350,000

Zack Greinke 1,475,000 9,500,000-y

Mike Jacobs 395,000 3,275,000

Joel Peralta 450,000 640,000

Mark Teahen 2,337,500 3,575,000

Los Angeles

Maicer Izturis 1,200,000 1,600,000

Mike Napoli 425,000 2,000,000

Darren Oliver 2,000,000 3,665,000

Robb Quinlan 925,000-x 1,100,000

Ervin Santana 445,000 7,500,000-y

Minnesota

Matt Guerrier 950,000 1,475,000

Jason Kubel 1,312,500 3,600,000-y

New York

Brian Bruney 725,000 1,250,000

Melky Cabrera 461,200 1,400,000

Xavier Nady 3,590,000 6,550,000

Oakland

Justin Duchscherer 1,330,000 3,900,000

Seattle

Erik Bedard 7,000,000 7,750,000

Aaron Heilman 1,200,000 1,625,000

Felix Hernandez 540,000 3,800,000

Tampa Bay

Willy Aybar 401,200 1,300,000-y

Jason Bartlett 416,600 1,981,250

Dioner Navarro 432,500 2,100,000-l

Texas

Marlon Byrd 1,800,000 3,060,000

Frank Francisco 775,000 1,615,000

C.J. Wilson 417,460 1,850,000

Toronto

Jeremy Accardo 392,200 900,000

Jose Bautista 1,800,000 2,400,000

Shawn Camp 405,000 750,000

Jason Frasor 1,125,000 1,450,000

Brandon League 400,300 640,000

Brian Tallet 640,000 1,015,000

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NATIONAL LEAGUE

Arizona

Conor Jackson 419,500 3,050,000

Chad Qualls 1,312,500 2,535,000

Atlanta

Jeff Francoeur 460,000 3,375,000

Mike Gonzalez 2,362,500 3,450,000

Kelly Johnson 430,000 2,825,000

Casey Kotchman 1,450,000 2,885,000

Chicago

Kevin Gregg 2,500,000 4,200,000

Michael Wuertz 860,000 1,100,000

Cincinnati

Edwin Encarnacion 450,000 3,800,000-y

David Weathers 3,300,000-x 3,900,000

Colorado

Garrett Atkins 4,440,000 7,050,000

Clint Barmes 405,000 1,625,000

Taylor Buchholz 399,000 1,055,000

Jorge de la Rosa 1,100,000 2,000,000

Jason Grilli 420,000 800,000

Huston Street 3,300,000 4,500,000

Florida

Alfredo Amezaga 945,000 1,300,000

Jorge Cantu 600,000 3,500,000

Jeremy Hermida 395,000 2,250,000 Ricky Nolasco 390,000 2,400,000

Cody Ross 390,000 2,225,000

Dan Uggla 417,000 5,350,000-w

Houston

Brandon Backe 1,000,000 1,550,000

Tim Byrdak 625,000 1,000,000

Geoff Geary 1,125,000 1,700,000

Humberto Quintero 405,000 610,000

Wandy Rodriguez 451,000 2,600,000

Los Angeles

Jonathan Broxton 454,000 1,825,000

Andre Ethier 424,500 3,100,000

Russell Martin 500,000 3,900,000

Jason Repko 487,500 500,000

Milwaukee

Prince Fielder 670,000 9,000,000-y

Corey Hart 444,000 3,250,000

Seth McClung 800,000 1,662,500

Rickie Weeks 1,056,000 2,450,000

New York

Ryan Church 2,000,000 2,800,000

Pedro Feliciano 1,040,000 1,612,500

John Maine 450,000 2,600,000

Angel Pagan 401,500 575,000

Jeremy Reed 405,000 925,000

Duaner Sanchez 950,000 1,687,500

Philadelphia

Joe Blanton 3,700,000 5,475,000

Greg Dobbs 440,000 1,250,000-y

Chad Durbin 980,000 1,635,000

Cole Hamels 500,000 10,250,000-y

Ryan Howard 10,000,000 18,000,000-y

Ryan Madson 1,550,000 4,000,000-y

Shane Victorino 480,000 3,125,000

Jayson Werth 1,750,000 5,000,000-y

Pittsburgh

Zach Duke 400,000 2,200,000

John Grabow 1,180,000 2,300,000

Adam LaRoche 5,000,000 7,050,000

Paul Maholm 424,500 4,833,333-y

Nate McLouth 425,500 5,250,000-y

Tyler Yates 800,000 1,300,000

St. Louis

Rick Ankiel 975,000 2,825,000

Chris Duncan 439,000 825,000

Ryan Ludwick 421,000 3,700,000

Brad Thompson 414,000 650,000

Todd Wellemeyer 1,100,000 4,050,000

San Diego

Heath Bell 420,000 1,255,000

San Francisco

Jack Taschner 400,500 835,000

Washington

Shawn Hill 402,000 775,000-w

Scott Olsen 405,000 2,800,000

Josh Willingham 405,000 2,950,000

Ryan Zimmerman 465,000 3,325,000


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