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Top 30 International Bonuses Of 2010

The following are the top 30 international amateur bonuses signed in 2010. The list excludes Cuban defectors, such as Aroldis Chapman and Adeiny Hechavarria.

1. Adonys Cardona
RHPBlue Jays
16Venezuela
$2.8 million
T-2. Luis Heredia
RHPPirates16Mexico
$2.6 million
T-2. Ariel Ovando
OF
Astros16Dominican Republic
$2.6 million
T-4. Phillips Castillo
OF
Mariners
16Dominican Republic$2.2 million
T-4. Renato Nunez
3BAthletics16Venezuela
$2.2 million
6. Edward Salcedo
SS
Braves
18Dominican Republic$1.6 million
7. Carlos Martinez
RHPCardinals18Dominican Republic
$1.5 million
8. Jorge Alfaro
C
Rangers16
Colombia
$1.3 million
9. Danry Vasquez
OFTigers16
Dominican Republic
$1.2 million
T-10. Humberto Arteaga
SSRoyals16Venezuela$1.1 million
T-10. Esteilon Peguero
SSMariners17Dominican Republic
$1.1 million
12. Orlando Calixte
SS
Royals18Dominican Republic
$1 million
13. Duanel Jones
3B
Padres16Dominican Republic
$900,000
14. Jose Torres
RHP
Mariners16Colombia
$851,000
15. Jin-Young Kim
RHP
Cubs17South Korea
$850,000
T-16. Yoel Araujo
OF
Rays16Dominican Republic
$800,000
T-16. Vicmal de la Cruz
OF
Athletics
16
Dominican Republic
$800,000
18. Gabriel Cenas
3B
Blue Jays
16Venezuela
$700,000
19. Wilmer Romero
OF
Yankees16Dominican Republic$656,500
T-20. Luis Pina
LHP
Mariners16Venezuela
$650,000
T-20. Christopher Tamarez
SS
Yankees
16Dominican Republic$650,000
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22. Argenis Raga
C
Athletics16Venezuela
$580,000
23. Javier Pimentel
SS
Twins
16Dominican Republic$575,000
24. Carlos Penalver
SS
Cubs16Venezuela$550,000
25. Wagner Mateo
OF
Diamondbacks17Dominican Republic$512,500
T-26. Jeimer Candelario
3B
Cubs16Dominican Republic
$500,000
T-26. Jose Rafael DePaula
RHP
Yankees19Dominican Republic$500,000
T-26. Edwin Moreno
OF
Padres17Dominican Republic
$500,000
29. Yordyn Calderon
3B
Mariners16Dominican Republic$477,500
30. Eduardo Rivera
RHP
Yankees17Dominican Republic
$475,000

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