Contract Negotiation

Beverly Hills Sports Council has negotiated over $2 billion of guaranteed salaries for hundreds of players in its 31-year history. This includes numerous multi-year contracts and record-setting deals that made our clients the highest paid players in baseball. Our senior management team has long-established relationships with all 30 Major League Baseball teams and personally handles all negotiations. Whether it’s negotiating your signing bonus in the Rule 4 entry draft, your first contract coming from Latin America, guiding you through the entire salary arbitration process, or your free agent contract, we are committed to negotiating the best deal for each of our clients every step of the way.

Notable Contracts

Year Player Team Years Value (MM) AAV
2016 Francisco Cervelli Pirates 3 $31.0 $10.3
2016 Gregory Polanco Pirates 5 $35.0 $7.0
2016 Salvador Perez Royals 5 $52.5 $10.5
2016 Dee Gordon Marlins 5 $50.0 $10.0
2015 Mike Leake Cardinals 5 $80.0 $16.0
2014 Jason Kipnis Indians 6 $52.5 $8.8
2014 Tim Lincecum Giants 2 $35.0 $17.5
2014 Hunter Pence Giants 5 $90.0 $18.0
2012 Tim Lincecum Giants 2 $40.5 $20.3
2007 Michael Young Rangers 5 $80.0 $16.0
2005 Jimmy Rollins Phillies 6 $46.5 $7.8
2005 Jason Isringhausen Cardinals 4 $32.5 $8.1
2004 Albert Pujols Cardinals 8 $111.0 $13.9
2002 Curt Schilling Diamondbacks 3 $32.0 $10.7
2001 Kevin Appier Mets 4 $42.0 $10.5
2001 Jason Kendall Pirates 6 $60.0 $10.0
1999 Mike Piazza Mets 7 $91.0 $13.0
1999 Trevor Hoffman Padres 4 $32.0 $8.0
1999 Scott Erickson Orioles 5 $32.0 $6.4
1999 Barry Bonds Giants 3 $30.7 $10.2
1998 Brady Anderson Orioles 5 $31.0 $6.2
1993 Barry Bonds Giants 6 $43.8 $7.3
1992 Bobby Bonilla Mets 5 $29.0 $5.8
1990 Jose Canseco Athletics 5 $23.5 $4.7