Kris Medlen

Relief Pitcher Age: 29 Exp: 5.137 Years
Drafted: Round 10 (#310 overall), 2006 College: Santa Ana JC (CA) Agent(s): Wasserman Media Group
  • Current Contract

    Kris Medlen signed a 2 year / $8,500,000 contract with the Kansas City Royals, including an annual average salary of $4,250,000. In 2015, Medlen will earn a base salary of $2,000,000. Medlen has a cap hit of $2,000,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $8,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,250,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 29 $2,000,000 $2,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 30 $5,500,000 $5,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 31 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
    2017 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2017 Option includes a $1 milliin buyout
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $5,800,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,800,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2014 Contract details by year 28 $5,800,000 $5,800,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2006 Player Cash Earnings - $85,000 - $85,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $407,500 - - $407,500
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $429,500 - - $429,500
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $490,000 - - $490,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,600,000 - - $2,600,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,800,000 - - $5,800,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000
    Est. Earnings (8 seasons) $12,127,000 $85,000 - $12,212,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Kris Medlen ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($2,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #352
    Kansas City Royals: #18
    Relief Pitcher: #64

    Total Cash ($2,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #349
    Relief Pitcher: #64

    Average Annual ($4,250,000) Rank
    MLB: #270
    Relief Pitcher: #39
  • Statistics

    Season Team Games IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA
    2015 KC 9 25.2 19 10 10 7 25 3 3 0 0 3.46
    2013 ATL 32 197. 194 77 68 47 157 18 15 12 0 3.11
    2012 ATL 50 138. 103 26 24 23 120 6 10 1 1 1.57
    2011 ATL 2 2.1 1 2 0 0 0 0.00
    2010 ATL 31 101.1 102 47 43 20 78 12 6 2 0 3.83
    2009 ATL 35 62.1 64 34 32 28 67 5 3 4 0 4.65

    Valuation

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    • Previous Rating: 3.34
    • Current Salary: $2,000,000

    Production Points

    • Season Total: 28.66
    • Points/Game: 3.18

    Current TVS Rankings

    344 MLB
    171 Pitching
    11 Kansas City Royals