http://www.baseballprospectus.com/co...ncinnati-reds/■6 years/$30.25M (2010-15)
■signed by Cincinnati as an amateur free agent 1/11/10
■$16.25M signing bonus ($1.5M at signing; $1.5M each Nov. 1, 2010-13; $1.25M each Nov. 1, 2014-20)
■10:$1M, 11:$1M, 12:$2M, 13:$2M, 14:$3M, 15:$5M player option
■Chapman must decide whether to accept or decline 2015 player option within 5 days after end of 2014 World Series
■if Chapman qualifies for arbitration after 2012, $5M is converted to a bonus and he becomes arbitration-eligible
■if Chapman qualifies for arbitration after 2013, $3M is converted to a bonus and he becomes arbitration-eligible
Chapman is going to cost a lot more than $3 Million in 2014. I'd guess near $10 Million.