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Starting Pitcher Age: 32 Exp: 7.124 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#21 overall), 2006 College: Southern California Agent(s): Scott Boras (Boras Corporation)
  • Current Contract

    Ian Kennedy signed a 5 year / $70,000,000 contract with the Kansas City Royals, including $70,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $14,000,000. In 2017, Kennedy will earn a base salary of $13,500,000. Kennedy has a cap hit of $13,500,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $70,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $14,000,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $7,500,000 $7,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 32 $13,500,000 $13,500,000
    2018 Contract details by year 33 $16,000,000 $16,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 34 $16,500,000 $16,500,000
    2020 Contract details by year 35 $16,500,000 $16,500,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 36 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Opt-out available after 2017
    • 2018 player option includes a $6M buyout

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $9,850,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $9,850,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 30 $9,850,000 $9,850,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2006 Player Cash Earnings - $2,250,000 - $2,250,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $394,275 - - $394,275
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $408,925 - - $408,925
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $403,000 - - $403,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $423,000 - - $423,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $519,500 - - $519,500
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,144,153 - - $2,144,153
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,120,847 - - $2,120,847
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $6,100,000 - - $6,100,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $9,850,000 - - $9,850,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - - $7,500,000
    Est. Earnings
    (9 seasons)
    $29,863,700 $2,250,000 - $32,113,700
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $13,500,000 - - $13,500,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
    $49,363,700 $2,250,000 - $51,613,700
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    06/14/2013 Player contract details by year 10 games $233,060 Intentionally hitting Yasiel Puig, inducing a brawl
    $10 $233,060
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Ian Kennedy ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($13,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #83
    Kansas City Royals: #2
    Starting Pitcher: #28

    Total Cash ($13,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #86
    Starting Pitcher: #27

    Average Annual ($14,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #80
    Starting Pitcher: #27
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA WHIP
    2016 KC 33 33 195.1.3 173 81 80 66 184 33 11 11 0 3.68 1.223
    2015 SD 30 30 168.1 166 95 80 52 174 31 9 15 0 4.28 1.295
    2014 SD 33 33 201. 189 85 81 70 207 16 13 13 0 3.63 1.289
    2013 SD 32 31 181.1 181 108 100 73 163 27 7 10 0 4.96 1.401
    2012 ARI 33 33 208.1 216 101 93 55 187 28 15 12 0 4.02 1.301
    2011 ARI 34 33 222. 186 73 71 55 198 19 21 4 0 2.88 1.086
    2010 ARI 33 32 194. 163 87 82 70 168 26 9 10 0 3.80 1.201
    2009 NYY 1 0 1. 2 1 0 0 0 0.00 2
    2008 NYY 10 9 39.2 50 37 36 26 27 5 0 4 0 8.17 1.916
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • yrs, $0
    • Avg. Salary: $0
    • MLB Rank: 0
    • SP Rank: 0

    Previous Contract

    • Free Agent:
    • Avg. Salary: -
    • MLB Rank: 0
    • SP Rank: 0

    Comparable Players

    We've selected the following players based on their age, contract status, and statistical production to compare Ian Kennedy to.

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Kennedy's current age (32), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

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    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Kennedy statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing:

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    Ian Kennedy's Calculated Market Value

    After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

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