Edinson Volquez

Starting Pitcher Age: 32 Exp: 8.059 Years
Agent(s): Wasserman Media Group
  • Current Contract

    Edinson Volquez signed a 2 year / $20,000,000 contract with the Kansas City Royals, including $20,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $10,000,000. In 2016, Volquez will earn a base salary of $9,500,000. Volquez has a cap hit of $9,500,000.

    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 31 $7,500,000 $7,500,000
    2016 Contract details by year 32 $9,500,000 $9,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 33 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 34 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 30 $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
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $9,500,000 - - $9,500,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000
    $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 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
  • 2016 Player Rankings

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

     

    Cap Hit ($9,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #130
    Kansas City Royals: #2
    Starting Pitcher: #48

    Total Cash ($9,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #151
    Starting Pitcher: #54

    Average Annual ($10,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #128
    Starting Pitcher: #46
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA
    2015 KC 35 34 206. 195 94 81 74 161 16 13 9 0 3.54
    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
    2010 CIN 11 11 56.2 51 29 29 33 61 5 3 3 0 4.58
    2009 CIN 9 9 49.2 34 25 24 32 47 6 3 2 0 4.32
    2008 CIN 32 31 190. 160 81 69 91 201 14 15 6 0 3.27
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • Free Agent:
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    • MLB Rank: 0

    Comparable Players

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Edinson Volquez's Calculated Market Value

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