Edinson Volquez

Starting Pitcher Age: 32 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   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 32 $7,500,000 $7,500,000
    2016 Contract details by year 33 $9,500,000 $9,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 34 $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   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2014 Contract details by year 31 $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
    04/25/2015 Player contract details by year Fighting 5 games $204,918 Role in a brawl against Chicago (CWS)
    04/20/2010 Player contract details by year 50 games $121,584 violating MLB drug prevention and treatment program
    $55 $326,502
  • 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: #165
    Kansas City Royals: #6
    Starting Pitcher: #61

    Total Cash ($7,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #165
    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
    2015 KC 22 22 131.2 119 57 46 49 101 9 10 5 0 3.14
    2014 PIT 32 31 192.2 166 75 65 71 140 17 13 7 0 3.03
    2013 SD 33 32 170.1 193 114 108 77 142 19 9 12 0 5.72
    2012 SD 32 32 182.2 160 88 84 105 174 14 11 11 0 4.13
    2011 CIN 20 20 103.2 104 71 68 60 100 19 5 7 0 5.88

    Valuation

    Trending Up

    • Previous Rating: -3.01
    • Current Salary: $7,500,000

    Production Points

    • Season Total: 126.66
    • Points/Game: 5.76

    Current TVS Rankings

    761 MLB
    371 Pitching
    21 Kansas City Royals