John Danks

Starting Pitcher Age: 30 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#9 overall), 2003 Agent(s): Jeff Berry (CAA Sports)
  • Current Contract

    John Danks signed a 5 year / $65,000,000 contract with the Chicago White Sox, including a $7,500,000 signing bonus, and an annual average salary of $13,000,000. In 2015, Danks will earn a base salary of $14,250,000. Danks has a cap hit of $15,750,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $65,000,000
    Signing Bonus $7,500,000
    Average Salary $13,000,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2012 Contract details by year 27 $500,000 $1,500,000 $2,000,000
    2013 Contract details by year 28 $14,250,000 $1,500,000 $15,750,000
    2014 Contract details by year 29 $14,250,000 $1,500,000 $15,750,000
    2015 Contract details by year 30 $14,250,000 $1,500,000 $15,750,000
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $14,250,000 $1,500,000 $15,750,000
    2017 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Siging Bonus: $7.5 million
    • 2012 No-Trade Clause
    • 6-Club Trade Block (Baltimore, Oakland, Toronto, Washington, +2)
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2011

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $6,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,000,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2011 Contract details by year 26 $6,000,000 $6,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2003 Player Cash Earnings - $2,100,000 - $2,100,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $380,000 - - $380,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $520,000 - - $520,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $3,450,000 - - $3,450,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 $7,500,000 - $8,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $14,250,000 - - $14,250,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $14,250,000 - - $14,250,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $14,250,000 - - $14,250,000
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $54,000,000 $9,600,000 - $63,600,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how John Danks ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($15,750,000) Rank
    MLB: #49
    Chicago White Sox: #1
    Starting Pitcher: #20

    Total Cash ($14,250,000) Rank
    MLB: #60
    Starting Pitcher: #21

    Average Annual ($13,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #73
    Starting Pitcher: #23
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA
    2015 CHW 20 20 114.2 133 73 62 31 83 16 5 8 0 4.85
    2014 CHW 32 32 193.2 205 106 102 74 129 25 11 11 0 4.73
    2013 CHW 22 22 138.1 151 81 73 27 89 28 4 14 0 4.76
    2012 CHW 9 9 53.2 57 35 34 23 30 7 3 4 0 5.67
    2011 CHW 27 27 170.1 182 89 82 46 135 19 8 12 0 4.34
    2010 CHW 32 32 213. 189 93 88 70 162 18 15 11 0 3.72
    2009 CHW 32 32 200.1 184 89 84 73 149 28 13 11 0 3.78
    2008 CHW 33 33 195. 182 74 72 57 159 15 12 9 0 3.32

    Valuation

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    • Previous Rating: -25.14
    • Current Salary: $15,750,000

    Production Points

    • Season Total: 72.66
    • Points/Game: 3.63

    Current TVS Rankings

    976 MLB
    478 Pitching
    29 Chicago White Sox