Edinson Volquez

Starting Pitcher Age: 31 Exp: 7.059 Years
Agent(s): Wasserman Media Group
  • Current Contract

    Edinson Volquez signed a 2 year / $20,000,000 contract with the Kansas City Royals, including an annual average salary of $10,000,000. In 2015, Volquez will earn a base salary of $7,500,000. Volquez has a cap hit of $7,500,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $20,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $10,000,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year $7,500,000 $7,500,000
    2016 Contract details by year $9,500,000 $9,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year $10,000,000 $10,000,000
    2017 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2017 Option includes a $3 million buyout
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $5,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,000,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Total Salary
    2014 Contract details by year $5,000,000 $5,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - - $7,500,000
    Est. Earnings (1 season) $7,500,000 - - $7,500,000
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    04/20/2010 Player contract details by year 50 games $121,584 violating MLB drug prevention and treatment program
    $50 $121,584
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Edinson Volquez ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($7,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #166
    American: #84
    American Central: #28
    Kansas City Royals: #6
    Starting Pitcher: #61

    Total Cash ($7,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #166
    Starting Pitcher: #61

    Average Annual ($10,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #115
    Starting Pitcher: #41
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA
    2014 PIT 32 31 192.2 166 75 65 71 140 17 13 7 0 0.00
    2015 KC 2 2 15.2 9 4 4 2 12 1 1 1 0 2.25