$1 million+ Signing Bonus Database

Here you’ll find all signing bonuses of $1 million and higher.

65 bonuses meeting that fit that criteria have been announced.

Also included is the percentage of each team’s pool money for the first ten rounds that was spent on each pick.

To date, the highest bonus has gone to college shortstop Dansby Swanson ($6.5 million), while the highest percentage of draft pool money spent on one pick has been the 65% that was used by Chicago on Vanderbilt right-hander Carson Fulmer ($3.47 million)

$ Pick # Round Player Organization % of Pool Pool
 $  6,500,000 1 1st Dansby Swanson Arizona Diamondbacks 48%  $   13,630,400
 $  5,900,000 2 1st Alex Bregman Houston Astros 34%  $   17,289,200
 $  5,500,000 3 1st Brendan Rodgers Colorado Rockies 39%  $   13,989,800
 $  4,200,000 4 1st Dillon Tate Texas Rangers 46%  $     9,099,900
 $  4,000,000 5 1st Kyle Tucker Houston Astros 23%  $   17,289,200
 $  4,000,000 37 1st Daz Cameron Houston Astros 23%  $   17,289,200
 $  3,889,500 6 1st Tyler Jay Minnesota Twins 53%  $     7,388,700
 $  3,590,400 7 1st Andrew Benintendi Boston Red Sox 58%  $     6,223,800
 $  3,470,600 8 1st Carson Fulmer Chicago White Sox 65%  $     5,347,500
 $  3,231,300 10 1st Cornelius Randolph Philadelphia Phillies 46%  $     7,058,500
 $  3,141,600 11 1st Tyler Stephenson Cincinnati Reds 40%  $     7,777,900
 $  3,042,400 14 1st Kolby Allard Atlanta Braves 36%  $     8,363,400
 $  3,000,000 9 1st Ian Happ Chicago Cubs 41%  $     7,236,100
 $  2,959,600 13 1st Garrett Whitley Tampa Bay Rays 45%  $     6,591,300
 $  2,700,000 15 1st Trent Clark Milwaukee Brewers 35%  $     7,743,800
 $  2,650,000 16 1st James Kaprielian New York Yankees 34%  $     7,885,000
 $  2,513,280 17 1st Brady Aiken Cleveland Indians 35%  $     7,234,200
 $  2,333,800 18 1st Phil Bickford San Francisco Giants 31%  $     7,515,500
 $  2,300,000 27 1st Mike Nikorak Colorado Rockies 16%  $   13,989,800
 $  2,250,000 12 1st Josh Naylor Miami Marlins 33%  $     6,766,400
 $  2,203,500 42 1st Triston McKenzie Cleveland Indians 30%  $     7,234,200
 $  2,190,200 21 1st Ashe Russell Kansas City Royals 30%  $     7,206,700
 $  2,175,000 19 1st Kevin Newman Pittsburgh Pirates 29%  $     7,392,200
 $  2,154,200 22 1st Beau Burrows Detroit Tigers 30%  $     7,114,300
 $  2,124,400 23 1st Nick Plummer St. Louis Cardinals 29%  $     7,387,600
 $  2,064,500 25 1st D.J. Stewart Baltimore Orioles 27%  $     7,677,400
 $  2,000,000 45 2nd Eric Jenkins Texas Rangers 22%  $     9,099,900
 $  2,000,000 78 3rd Michael Matuella Texas Rangers 22%  $     9,099,900
 $  2,000,000 38 1st Tyler Nevin Colorado Rockies 14%  $   13,989,800
 $  1,974,700 28 1st Mike Soroka Atlanta Braves 24%  $     8,363,400
 $  1,950,000 20 1st Richie Martin Oakland Athletics 36%  $     5,444,100
 $  1,944,800 29 1st Jon Harris Toronto Blue Jays 36%  $     5,411,000
 $  1,855,000 32 1st Ke’Bryan Hayes Pittsburgh Pirates 25%  $     7,392,200
 $  1,825,000 33 1st Nolan Watson Kansas City Royals 25%  $     7,206,700
 $  1,800,000 39 1st Jake Woodford St. Louis Cardinals 24%  $     7,387,600
 $  1,800,000 30 1st Kyle Holder New York Yankees 23%  $     7,885,000
 $  1,795,100 34 1st Christin Stewart Detroit Tigers 25%  $     7,114,300
 $  1,780,000 24 1st Walker Buehler Los Angeles Dodgers 23%  $     7,781,700
 $  1,700,000 47 2nd Donnie Dewees Chicago Cubs 23%  $     7,236,100
 $  1,670,000 26 1st Taylor Ward Los Angeles Angels 33%  $     5,050,100
 $  1,600,000 41 1st Austin Riley Atlanta Braves 19%  $     8,363,400
 $  1,495,000 44 2nd Peter Lambert Colorado Rockies 11%  $   13,989,800
 $  1,485,000 52 2nd Chris Betts Tampa Bay Rays 23%  $     6,591,300
 $  1,431,400 43 2nd Alex Young Arizona Diamondbacks 11%  $   13,630,400
 $  1,400,000 31 1st Chris Shaw San Francisco Giants 19%  $     7,515,500
 $  1,350,000 49 2nd Antonio Santillan Cincinnati Reds 17%  $     7,777,900
 $  1,300,000 36 1st Ryan Mountcastle Baltimore Orioles 17%  $     7,677,400
 $  1,300,000 113 4th Darryl Wilson Chicago Cubs 18%  $     7,236,100
 $  1,259,600 48 2nd Scott Kingery Philadelphia Phillies 18%  $     7,058,500
 $  1,250,000 40 1st Nathan Kirby Milwaukee Brewers 16%  $     7,743,800
 $  1,200,000 60 2nd Nick Neidert Seattle Mariners 29%  $     4,186,900
 $  1,200,000 51 2nd Austin Smith San Diego Padres 23%  $     5,177,600
 $  1,200,000 97 3rd Dakota Chalmers Oakland Athletics 22%  $     5,444,100
 $  1,200,000 66 2nd Bryce Denton St. Louis Cardinals 16%  $     7,387,600
 $  1,142,700 53 2nd Desmond Lindsay New York Mets 32%  $     3,587,800
 $  1,125,200 54 2nd Lucas Herbert Atlanta Braves 13%  $     8,363,400
 $  1,108,000 55 2nd Cody Ponce Milwaukee Brewers 14%  $     7,743,800
 $  1,100,000 95 3rd Jalen Miller San Francisco Giants 15%  $     7,515,500
 $  1,100,000 70 2nd Jahmai Jones Los Angeles Angels 22%  $     5,050,100
 $  1,100,000 46 2nd Thomas Eshelman Houston Astros 6%  $   17,289,200
 $  1,100,000 82 3rd Bryan Hudson Chicago Cubs 15%  $     7,236,100
 $  1,000,000 65 2nd Tyler Alexander Detroit Tigers 14%  $     7,114,300
 $  1,000,000 50 2nd Brett Lilek Miami Marlins 15%  $     6,766,400
 $  1,000,000 223 7th Grey Fenter Baltimore Orioles 13%  $     7,677,400
 $  1,000,000 79 3rd Riley Ferrell Houston Astros 6%  $   17,289,200
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