Baltimore settled with Machado for $11.5 million and with Britton for $11.4 million. Tillman got $10.5 million, and Schoop agreed to a contract for $3.475 million.
Britton had one of the best seasons by a reliever in 2016, going a perfect 47-for-47 in save opportunities with a 0.54 ERA and 74 strikeouts in 67 innings. Machado finished in the top five in the American League MVP vote and hit .294/.343/.533 with 37 home runs and 96 RBIs.
Tillman, the Orioles' Opening Day starter, went 16-6 with a 3.77 ERA in 30 starts last year. Schoop, 23, batted .267/.298/.454 in his third full big league season.
Flaherty, 30, was signed to a one-year deal for $1.8 million for 2017 after hitting .217/.291/.318 with three home runs and 15 RBIs in 176 plate appearances last season. McFarland, who agreed to a one-year, $685,000 deal, struggled in 16 appearances out of the bullpen for Baltimore in 2016, with a 6.93 ERA, far above his career 4.27.
Brach submitted a salary of $3.05 million, and the O's countered at $2.525 million. Gausman submitted $3.55 million, and the O's offered $3.15 million. Baltimore submitted $700,000 for Joseph, who asked for $1 million.
Brittany Ghiroli has covered the Orioles for MLB.com since 2010. Read her blog, Britt's Bird Watch, follow her on Facebook and Twitter @britt_ghiroli, and listen to her podcast. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.