Orioles salaries

March 03, 1996

Infielders

anny Alexander

1996 base salary -- $190,000

Incentives -- None

Money talk -- Will make the same in minors

1996 earnings potential -- $190,000

Roberto Alomar

1996 base salary -- $4 million

Incentives -- $75,000 for being voted to All-Star team

............. $50,000 for being named to AP, UPI

or Sporting News All-Star teams

............. $100,000 for Gold Glove Award

............. $100,000 for Silver Slugger Award

............. $100,000 for League MVP

............. $50,000 for Divisional Series MVP

............. $100,000 for LCS MVP

............. $150,000 for World Series MVP

Money talk -- Received $2 million signing bonus

$5 million of contract is deferred

1996 earnings potential -- $4 million

Juan Bautista

1996 base salary -- $109,000

Incentives -- None

Money talk -- Will make $30,000 in minors

earnings potential -- $109,000

Jeff Huson

1996 base salary -- $320,000

Incentives -- $50,000 for playing 40-60, 61-80, 81-110 games

Money talk -- Can't be sent to minoris without his permission

1996 earnings potential -- $470,000

Scott McClain

1996 base salary -- $109,000

Incentives -- None

Money talk -- Will make $15,000 in minors

earnings potential -- $109,000

Willis Ontanez

1996 base salary -- $109,000

Incentives -- None

Money talk -- Will make $28,900 in minors

earnings potential -- $109,000

Rafael Palmeiro

1996 base salary -- $3.5 million

Incentives -- $100,000 for League MVP

............. or AP, UPI or Sporting News

............. Player of the Year Award

............. $50,000 for LCS, World Series MVP

............. $50,000 for being voted to All-Star team

($30,000 for being selected)

............. $50,000 for being named to AP, UPI

or Sporting News All-Star teams

............. $25,000 for Gold Glove Award

Money talk -- $1.5 million deferred this season

has no-trade clause

1996 earnings potential -- $3.5 million

Cal Ripken

1996 base salary -- $6 million

Incentives -- $100,000 for League MVP

............. $50,000 for being voted to All-Star team

($30,000 for being selected)

............. $50,000 for being named to AP, UPI

or Sporting News All-Star teams

............. $25,000 for Gold Glove Award

............. $50,000 for LCS, World Series MVP

Money talk -- Base rises to $6.2 million in 1997

............. Upon retirement, he can exercise option for four-year

............. $500,000 annual salary as front-office employee.

1996 earnings potential -- $6 million.

Bill Ripken

1996 base salary -- $250,000

Incentives -- None

Money talk -- Will make $6,000 a month in minors

1996 earnings potential -- $250,000

B. J. Surhoff

1996 base salary -- $1 million

Incentives -- $75,000 for 400 plate appearances

............. $100,000 for 500 plate appearances

............. $75,000 for 550 plate appearances

............. $100,000 for 600 plate appearances

............. $50,000 for League MVP

............. $50,000 for being voted to All-Star team

$50,000 for Silver Slugger Award

............. $50,000 for Gold Glove Award

............. $25,000 for Divisional Series MVP

............. $50,000 for LCS, World Series MVP

Money talk -- Received $200,000 signing bonus

1996 earnings potential -- $1.35 million

Brad Tyler

1996 base salary -- $109,000

Incentives -- None

Money talk -- Will make $15,000 in minors

earnings potential -- $109,000

Outfielders

Brady Anderson

1996 base salary -- $3.5 million

Incentives -- $50,000 for being voted to All-Star team

............. ($30,000 for being selected)

............. $100,000 for League MVP

............. $50,000 for LCS, World Series MVP

............. $50,000 for being named AP, UPI

............. or Sporting News Player of the Year

$50,000 for Gold Glove Award

Money talk -- Club holds $4 million option for '97

1996 earnings potential -- $3.5 million

Kimera Bartee

1996 base salary -- $109,000

Incentives -- None

Money talk -- Will make $10,000 in minors

earnings potential -- $109,000

Bobby Bonilla

1996 base salary -- $4.5 million

Incentives -- $100,000 for finishing 1st

............. 2nd or 3rd in League MVP balloting

Money talk -- Must receive $1.5 million in commercial

............. endorsements during deal or ex-team,

............. the Mets, will be liable for difference

earnings potential -- $4.5 million

Mike Devereaux

1996 base salary -- $700,000

Incentives -- $50,000 for 90 games or 270 plate appearances

............. $75,000 for 110 games or 330 plate appearances

............. $100,000 for 130 games or 400 plate appearances

............. $50,000 for being voted to All-Star team

($25,000 for being selected)

............. $50,000 for Gold Glove Award

............. $50,000 for Silver Slugger Award

............. $50,000 for LCS, World Series MVP

Money talk -- Club will not offer him arbitration

............. at end of contract, which is guaranteed

earnings potential -- $925,000

Joe Hall

1996 base salary -- $125,000

Incentives -- None

Money talk -- Will make $7,500 a month in minors

1996 earnings potential -- $125,000

Jeffrey Hammonds

1996 base salary -- $285,000

Incentives -- $15,000 for 250, 350, 450 plate appearances

Money talk -- Will make the same in minors

1996 earnings potential -- $330,000

Sherman Obando

1996 base salary -- $165,000

Incentives -- None

Money talk -- Will make $95,000 in minors

earnings potential -- $165,000

Mark Smith

1996 base salary -- $130,000

Incentives -- None

Money talk -- Will make $50,000 in minors

earnings potential -- $130,000

Note: 1996 earnings potential only takes into account statistical incentives, not bonuses for awards.

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