Top 10 Draft Bonuses For All 30 Franchises

This post collects the top 10 draft bonuses handed out by each organization through the 2017 draft.

Rd stands for round and Ov for overall pick. A 1.5 indicates supplemental first-round pick.


ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2015 1 1 Dansby Swanson SS 4YR $6,500,000
2005 1 1 Justin Upton SS HS $6,100,000
2017 1 7 Pavin Smith 1B 4YR $5,016,300
2011 1 7 Archie Bradley RHP HS $5,000,000
2004 1 15 Stephen Drew SS 4YR $4,000,000
2011 1 3 Trevor Bauer RHP 4YR $3,400,000
2006 1 11 Max Scherzer RHP 4YR $3,000,000
2014 1 16 Touki Toussaint RHP HS $2,700,000
2013 1 15 Braden Shipley RHP 4YR $2,250,000
2007 1 9 Jarrod Parker RHP HS $2,100,000

ATLANTA BRAVES
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2017 1 5 Kyle Wright RHP 4YR $7,000,000
2016 1 3 Ian Anderson RHP HS $4,000,000
2016 1.5 40 Joey Wentz LHP HS $3,050,000
2015 1 14 Kolby Allard LHP HS $3,042,400
2016 2 44 Kyle Muller LHP HS $2,500,000
2009 1 7 Mike Minor LHP 4YR $2,420,000
2002 1 23 Jeff Francoeur OF HS $2,200,000
2015 1 28 Mike Soroka RHP HS $1,974,700
1998 2 52 Matt Belisle RHP HS $1,750,000
2014 1 32 Braxton Davidson OF HS $1,705,000

BALTIMORE ORIOLES
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2007 1 5 Matt Wieters C 4YR $6,000,000
2010 1 3 Manny Machado SS HS $5,250,000
2012 1 4 Kevin Gausman RHP 4YR $4,320,000
2011 1 4 Dylan Bundy RHP HS $4,000,000
2002 1 4 Adam Loewen* LHP HS $3,200,000
2008 1 4 Brian Matusz LHP 4YR $3,200,000
2017 1 21 D.L. Hall LHP HS $3,000,000
2009 1 5 Matt Hobgood RHP HS $2,422,000
2000 1 14 Beau Hale RHP 4YR $2,250,000
2001 1 7 Chris Smith LHP 4YR $2,175,000
* Signed in 2003 as draft-and-follow after one year in junior college

BOSTON RED SOX
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2016 1 12 Jay Groome LHP HS $3,650,000
2015 1 7 Andrew Benintendi OF 4YR $3,590,400
2008 1 30 Casey Kelly RHP HS $3,000,000
2013 1 7 Trey Ball LHP HS $2,750,000
2017 1 24 Tanner Houck RHP 4YR $2,614,500
2010 1.5 39 Anthony Ranaudo RHP 4YR $2,550,000
2011 1 26 Blake Swihart C HS $2,500,000
2012 1 24 Deven Marrero SS 4YR $2,050,000
2008 5 172 Ryan Westmoreland OF HS $2,000,000
2014 1 26 Michael Chavis SS HS $1,870,500

CHICAGO CUBS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2013 1 2 Kris Bryant 3B 4YR $6,708,400
2001 1 2 Mark Prior RHP 4YR $4,000,000
2012 1 6 Albert Almora OF HS $3,900,000
1998 1 3 Corey Patterson OF HS $3,700,000
2007 1 3 Josh Vitters 3B HS $3,200,000
2014 1 4 Kyle Schwarber C 4YR $3,125,000
2015 1 9 Ian Happ 2B 4YR $3,000,000
2000 1 3 Lou Montanez SS HS $2,750,000
2011 1 9 Javier Baez SS HS $2,625,000
2002 1 21 Bobby Brownlie RHP 4YR $2,500,000
2011 14 429 Dillon Maples RHP HS $2,500,000

CHICAGO WHITE SOX
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2014 1 3 Carlos Rodon LHP 4YR $6,582,000
2000 1 12 Joe Borchard OF 4YR $5,300,000
2017 1 11 Jake Burger 3B 4YR $3,700,000
2015 1 8 Carson Fulmer RHP 4YR $3,470,600
2016 1 10 Zack Collins C 4YR $3,380,600
2008 1 8 Gordon Beckham SS 4YR $2,600,000
2012 1 13 Courtney Hawkins OF HS $2,475,000
2013 1 17 Tim Anderson SS JC $2,164,000
2016 1 26 Zack Burdi RHP 4YR $2,128,500
2017 2 49 Gavin Sheets 1B 4YR $2,000,000

CINCINNATI REDS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2017 1 2 Hunter Greene RHP HS $7,230,000
2016 1 2 Nick Senzel 3B 4YR $6,200,000
2016 1.5 35 Taylor Trammell OF HS $3,200,000
2015 1 11 Tyler Stephenson C HS $3,141,600
2002 1 3 Chris Gruler RHP HS $2,500,000
2004 1 7 Homer Bailey RHP HS $2,300,000
2009 1 8 Mike Leake RHP 4YR $2,270,000
2006 1 8 Drew Stubbs OF 4YR $2,000,000
2008 1 7 Yonder Alonso 1B 4YR $2,000,000
2010 1 12 Yasmani Grandal C 4YR $2,000,000
2011 1 27 Robert Stephenson RHP HS $2,000,000
2012 1 14 Nick Travieso RHP HS $2,000,000
2016 2 43 Chris Okey C 4YR $2,000,000

CLEVELAND INDIANS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2013 1 5 Clint Frazier OF HS $3,500,000
2002 1 22 Jeremy Guthrie RHP 4YR $3,000,000
2011 1 8 Francisco Lindor SS HS $2,900,000
2010 1 5 Drew Pomeranz LHP 4YR $2,650,000
2015 1 17 Brady Aiken LHP HS $2,513,280
2016 1 14 Will Benson OF HS $2,500,000
2004 1 6 Jeremy Sowers LHP 4YR $2,475,000
2015 1.5 42 Triston McKenzie RHP HS $2,302,500
2009 1 15 Alex White RHP 4YR $2,250,000
2016 2 55 Nolan Jones SS HS $2,250,000

COLORADO ROCKIES
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2015 1 3 Brendan Rodgers SS HS $5,500,000
2013 1 3 Jon Gray RHP 4YR $4,800,000
2016 1 4 Riley Pint RHP HS $4,800,000
2009 1 11 Tyler Matzek LHP HS $3,900,000
2006 1 2 Greg Reynolds RHP 4YR $3,250,000
2000 2 47 Jason Young RHP 4YR $2,750,000
2012 1 10 David Dahl OF HS $2,600,000
2005 1 7 Troy Tulowitzki SS 4YR $2,300,000
2014 1 8 Kyle Freeland LHP 4YR $2,300,000
2015 1 27 Mike Nikorak RHP HS $2,300,000

DETROIT TIGERS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2009 1 9 Jacob Turner RHP HS $4,700,000
2007 1 27 Rick Porcello RHP HS $3,580,000
2006 1 6 Andrew Miller LHP 4YR $3,550,000
2016 1 9 Matt Manning RHP HS $3,505,800
1999 1 3 Eric Munson C 4YR $3,500,000
2017 1 18 Alex Faedo RHP 4YR $3,500,000
2010 1.5 44 Nick Castellanos 3B HS $3,450,000
2003 1 3 Kyle Sleeth RHP 4YR $3,350,000
2004 1 2 Justin Verlander RHP 4YR $3,120,000
2005 1 10 Cameron Maybin OF HS $2,650,000

HOUSTON ASTROS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2013 1 1 Mark Appel RHP 4YR $6,350,000
2015 1 2 Alex Bregman SS 4YR $5,900,000
2012 1 1 Carlos Correa SS HS $4,800,000
2015 1.5 37 Daz Cameron OF HS $4,000,000
2015 1 5 Kyle Tucker OF HS $4,000,000
2017 1 15 J.B. Bukauskas RHP 4YR $3,600,000
2016 1 17 Forrest Whitley RHP HS $3,148,000
2011 1 11 George Springer OF 4YR $2,525,000
2012 1.5 41 Lance McCullers Jr. RHP HS $2,500,000
2010 1 8 Delino DeShields Jr. 2B HS $2,150,000

KANSAS CITY ROYALS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2011 1 5 Bubba Starling OF HS $7,500,000
2008 1 3 Eric Hosmer 1B HS $6,000,000
2005 1 2 Alex Gordon 3B 4YR $4,000,000
2007 1 2 Mike Moustakas SS HS $4,000,000
2013 1.5 34 Sean Manaea LHP 4YR $3,550,000
2006 1 1 Luke Hochevar* RHP 4YR $3,500,000
2017 1 14 Nick Pratto 1B HS $3,450,000
2012 1 5 Kyle Zimmer RHP 4YR $3,000,000
2010 1 4 Christian Colon SS 4YR $2,750,000
1998 1 4 Jeff Austin RHP 4YR $2,700,000
* Signed after one season in independent Atlantic League

LOS ANGELES ANGELS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2017 1 10 Jordon Adell OF HS $4,376,800
2004 1 12 Jered Weaver RHP 4YR $4,000,000
2014 1 15 Sean Newcomb LHP 4YR $2,518,400
2010 1 18 Kaleb Cowart 3B HS $2,300,000
2016 1 16 Matt Thaiss C 4YR $2,150,000
2000 1 10 Joe Torres LHP HS $2,080,000
2001 1 13 Casey Kotchman 1B HS $2,075,000
1997 1 3 Troy Glaus 3B 4YR $2,000,000
2002 1 12 Joe Saunders LHP 4YR $1,825,000
2000 1 20 Chris Bootcheck RHP 4YR $1,800,000

LOS ANGELES DODGERS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2010 1 28 Zach Lee RHP HS $5,250,000
2017 1 23 Jeren Kendall OF 4YR $2,897,500
2014 1 22 Grant Holmes RHP HS $2,500,000
2012 1 18 Corey Seager SS HS $2,350,000
2016 1 20 Gavin Lux SS HS $2,314,500
2006 1 7 Clayton Kershaw LHP HS $2,300,000
2000 1 17 Ben Diggins RHP 4YR $2,200,000
2013 1 18 Chris Anderson RHP 4YR $2,109,900
2016 1.5 36 Jordan Sheffield RHP 4YR $1,847,500
2015 1 24 Walker Buehler RHP 4YR $1,777,500

MIAMI MARLINS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2014 1 2 Tyler Kolek RHP HS $6,000,000
2016 1 7 Braxton Garrett LHP HS $4,145,900
1999 1 2 Josh Beckett RHP HS $3,625,000
2013 1 6 Colin Moran 3B 4YR $3,516,500
2017 1 13 Trevor Rogers LHP HS $3,400,000
2000 1 1 Adrian Gonzalez 1B HS $3,000,000
2012 1 9 Andrew Heaney LHP 4YR $2,600,000
2008 1 6 Kyle Skipworth C HS $2,300,000
2015 1 12 Josh Naylor 1B HS $2,200,000
2000 2 41 Jason Stokes 1B HS $2,027,000

MILWAUKEE BREWERS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2016 1 5 Corey Ray OF 4YR $4,125,000
2017 1 9 Keston Hiura 2B 4YR $4,000,000
2003 1 2 Rickie Weeks 2B 4YR $3,600,000
2015 1 15 Trent Clark OF HS $2,700,000
2011 1 12 Taylor Jungmann RHP 4YR $2,525,000
2014 1 12 Kodi Medeiros LHP HS $2,500,000
1999 1 10 Ben Sheets RHP 4YR $2,450,000
2005 1 5 Ryan Braun 3B 4YR $2,450,000
2002 1 7 Prince Fielder 1B HS $2,400,000
2017 1.5 34 Tristen Lutz OF HS $2,352,000

MINNESOTA TWINS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2017 1 1 Royce Lewis SS HS $6,725,000
2012 1 2 Byron Buxton OF HS $6,000,000
2001 1 1 Joe Mauer C HS $5,150,000
2013 1 4 Kohl Stewart RHP HS $4,544,400
2015 1 6 Tyler Jay LHP 4YR $3,889,500
2014 1 5 Nick Gordon SS HS $3,851,000
2016 1 15 Alex Kirilloff OF HS $2,817,100
1999 1 5 B.J. Garbe OF HS $2,750,000
2000 1 2 Adam Johnson RHP 4YR $2,500,000
1998 1 6 Ryan Mills LHP 4YR $2,000,000
2017 3 76 Blayne Enlow RHP HS $2,000,000

NEW YORK METS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2005 1 9 Mike Pelfrey RHP 4YR $3,550,000
2004 1 3 Phil Humber RHP 4YR $3,000,000
2017 1 20 David Peterson LHP 4YR $2,994,500
2014 1 10 Michael Conforto OF 4YR $2,970,800
2013 1 11 Dominic Smith 1B HS $2,600,000
2010 1 7 Matt Harvey RHP 4YR $2,525,000
2016 1 19 Justin Dunn RHP 4YR $2,378,800
2012 1 12 Gavin Cecchini SS HS $2,300,000
2002 1 15 Scott Kazmir LHP HS $2,150,000
2011 1 13 Brandon Nimmo OF HS $2,100,000

NEW YORK YANKEES
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2007 1 30 Andrew Brackman RHP 4YR $3,350,000
2016 1 18 Blake Rutherford OF HS $3,282,000
2015 1 16 James Kaprielian RHP 4YR $2,650,000
2017 2 54 Matt Sauer RHP HS $2,497,500
2006 1 21 Ian Kennedy RHP 4YR $2,250,000
2009 1 29 Slade Heathcott OF HS $2,200,000
2017 1 16 Clarke Schmidt RHP 4YR $2,184,300
1998 3 97 Drew Henson 3B HS $2,000,000
2013 1 26 Eric Jagielo 3B 4YR $1,839,400
2013 1 32 Aaron Judge OF 4YR $1,800,000
2015 1 30 Kyle Holder SS 4YR $1,800,000

OAKLAND ATHLETICS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2017 1 6 Austin Beck OF HS $5,303,000
2016 1 6 A.J. Puk LHP 4YR $4,069,200
1998 1 2 Mark Mulder LHP 4YR $3,200,000
2009 1 13 Grant Green SS 4YR $2,750,000
2012 1 11 Addison Russell SS HS $2,625,000
2010 1 10 Michael Choice OF 4YR $2,000,000
2017 3 81 Nick Allen SS HS $2,000,000
2015 1 20 Richie Martin SS 4YR $1,950,000
2008 1 12 Jemile Weeks 2B 4YR $1,910,000
2013 1 24 Billy McKinney OF HS $1,800,000
2017 1.5 33 Kevin Merrell SS 4YR $1,800,000

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2016 1 1 Mickey Moniak OF HS $6,100,000
2017 1 8 Adam Haseley OF 4YR $5,100,000
2001 1 4 Gavin Floyd RHP HS $4,200,000
2016 2 42 Kevin Gowdy RHP HS $3,500,000
2014 1 7 Aaron Nola RHP 4YR $3,300,900
2015 1 10 Cornelius Randolph SS HS $3,231,300
1998 1 1 Pat Burrell 3B 4YR $3,150,000
2013 1 16 J.P. Crawford SS HS $2,299,300
1999 1 12 Brett Myers RHP HS $2,050,000
2002 1 17 Cole Hamels LHP HS $2,000,000

PITTSBURGH PIRATES
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2011 1 1 Gerrit Cole RHP 4YR $8,000,000
2010 1 2 Jameson Taillon RHP HS $6,500,000
2008 1 2 Pedro Alvarez 3B 4YR $6,000,000
2011 2 61 Josh Bell OF HS $5,000,000
2017 1 12 Shane Baz RHP HS $4,100,000
2002 1 1 Bryan Bullington RHP 4YR $4,000,000
2013 1 9 Austin Meadows OF HS $3,029,600
2006 1 4 Brad Lincoln RHP 4YR $2,750,000
2009 1 4 Tony Sanchez C 4YR $2,500,000
2007 1 4 Daniel Moskos LHP 4YR $2,475,000

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
1998 1 5 J.D. Drew* OF 4YR $3,000,000
2009 1 19 Shelby Miller RHP HS $2,875,000
1997 2 72 Rick Ankiel LHP HS $2,500,000
1998 2 48 Chad Hutchinson RHP 4YR $2,300,000
2016 1 23 Delvin Perez SS HS $2,222,500
2015 1 23 Nick Plummer OF HS $2,124,400
2010 1 25 Zack Cox 3B 4YR $2,000,000
2014 1 34 Jack Flaherty RHP HS $2,000,000
2016 1 34 Dakota Hudson RHP 4YR $2,000,000
2012 1 19 Michael Wacha RHP 4YR $1,900,000
* Signed after one season in independent Atlantic League

SAN DIEGO PADRES
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2017 1 3 MacKenzie Gore LHP HS $6,700,000
2009 1 3 Donavan Tate OF HS $6,250,000
2016 1 8 Cal Quantrill RHP 4YR $3,963,045
2004 1 1 Matt Bush SS HS $3,150,000
2011 2 82 Austin Hedges C HS $3,000,000
2012 1 7 Max Fried LHP HS $3,000,000
2014 1 13 Trea Turner SS 4YR $2,900,000
2011 1 25 Joe Ross RHP HS $2,750,000
2013 1 13 Hunter Renfroe OF 4YR $2,678,000
2000 1 9 Mark Phillips LHP HS $2,200,000

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2008 1 5 Buster Posey C 4YR $6,200,000
2009 1 6 Zack Wheeler RHP HS $3,300,000
2017 1 19 Heliot Ramos OF HS $3,101,700
2014 1 14 Tyler Beede RHP 4YR $2,613,200
2015 1 18 Phil Bickford RHP JC $2,333,800
2006 1 10 Tim Lincecum RHP 4YR $2,025,000
2007 1 10 Madison Bumgarner LHP HS $2,000,000
1997 1 4 Jason Grilli RHP 4YR $1,875,000
2013 1 25 Christian Arroyo SS HS $1,866,500
2012 1 20 Chris Stratton RHP 4YR $1,850,000

SEATTLE MARINERS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2011 1 2 Danny Hultzen LHP 4YR $6,350,000
2009 1 2 Dustin Ackley OF 4YR $6,000,000
2014 1 6 Alex Jackson OF HS $4,200,000
2012 1 3 Mike Zunino C 4YR $4,000,000
2005 1 3 Jeff Clement C 4YR $3,400,000
2016 1 11 Kyle Lewis OF 4YR $3,286,700
2017 1 17 Evan White 1B 4YR $3,125,000
2013 1 12 D.J. Peterson 3B 4YR $2,759,100
2006 1 5 Brandon Morrow RHP 4YR $2,450,000
2004 3 93 Matt Tuiasosopo SS HS $2,290,000

TAMPA BAY RAYS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2017 1 4 Brendan McKay 1B 4YR $7,005,000
2008 1 1 Tim Beckham SS HS $6,150,000
2007 1 1 David Price LHP 4YR $5,600,000
2002 1 2 Melvin Upton SS HS $4,600,000
2001 1 3 Dewon Brazelton RHP 4YR $4,200,000
1999 1 1 Josh Hamilton OF HS $3,960,000
2003 1 1 Delmon Young OF HS $3,700,000
2004 1 4 Jeff Niemann RHP 4YR $3,200,000
2006 1 3 Evan Longoria 3B 4YR $3,000,000
2015 1 13 Garrett Whitley OF HS $2,959,600

TEXAS RANGERS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2001 1 5 Mark Teixeira 3B 4YR $4,500,000
2015 1 4 Dillon Tate RHP 4YR $4,200,000
2008 1 11 Justin Smoak 1B 4YR $3,500,000
2012 1.5 39 Joey Gallo 3B HS $2,250,000
2013 1 23 Chi Chi Gonzalez RHP 4YR $2,215,000
2003 1 9 John Danks LHP HS $2,100,000
2017 1 26 Bubba Thompson OF HS $2,100,000
2003 2 46 Vince Sinisi 1B 4YR $2,070,000
2004 1 10 Thomas Diamond RHP 4YR $2,025,000
2016 1 30 Cole Ragans LHP HS $2,003,400

TORONTO BLUE JAYS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2014 1 9 Jeff Hoffman RHP 4YR $3,080,800
2014 1 11 Max Pentecost C 4YR $2,888,300
2017 1 22 Logan Warmoth SS 4YR $2,820,200
2017 1 28 Nate Pearson RHP JC $2,452,900
2005 1 6 Ricky Romero LHP 4YR $2,400,000
2016 1 21 T.J. Zeuch RHP 4YR $2,175,000
1998 1 8 Felipe Lopez SS HS $2,000,000
2010 1 11 Deck McGuire RHP 4YR $2,000,000
2011 2 74 Daniel Norris LHP HS $2,000,000
2012 1.5 50 Matt Smoral LHP HS $2,000,000

WASHINGTON NATIONALS
Draft Rd Ov Player Pos Source Bonus
2009 1 1 Stephen Strasburg RHP 4YR $7,500,000
2010 1 1 Bryce Harper OF JC $6,250,000
2011 1 6 Anthony Rendon 3B 4YR $6,000,000
2011 1.5 34 Brian Goodwin OF JC $3,000,000
2005 1 4 Ryan Zimmerman 3B 4YR $2,975,000
2000 1 5 Justin Wayne RHP 4YR $2,950,000
2012 1 16 Lucas Giolito RHP HS $2,925,000
2017 1 25 Seth Romero LHP 4YR $2,800,000
2011 3 96 Matt Purke LHP 4YR $2,750,000
2001 1 6 Josh Karp RHP 4YR $2,650,000

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