Kris Medlen

Starting 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
    Est. Earnings (7 seasons) $10,127,000 $85,000 - $10,212,000
  • 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: #387
    Kansas City Royals: #16
    Starting Pitcher: #111

    Total Cash ($2,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #384
    Starting Pitcher: #111

    Average Annual ($4,250,000) Rank
    MLB: #270
    Starting Pitcher: #87
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA