$25.9 million Salary:
$25.5 million Off-field:
Santana is in the final year of the six-year, $137.5 million contract he signed with Mets before the 2008 season. He has struggled with injuries the past three years and averaged only 25 starts a season since 2010, but gave Mets fans a night to remember in June with the franchise's first no-hitter. Santana continues to be a popular pitchman in his native Venezuela and shills for Rawlings and New Balance in the U.S. (AP Photo) More From Forbes
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