Brandon McCarthy

Starting Pitcher Age: 31 Exp: 8.122 Years
Drafted: Round 17 (#510 overall), 2002 College: Lamar CC (CO) Agent(s): Ryan Ware (Lagardere Unlimited)
  • Current Contract

    Brandon McCarthy signed a 4 year / $48,000,000 contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers, including a $6,000,000 signing bonus, and an annual average salary of $12,000,000. In 2015, McCarthy will earn a base salary of $11,000,000 and a signing bonus of $6,000,000. McCarthy has a cap hit of $12,500,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $48,000,000
    Signing Bonus $6,000,000
    Average Salary $12,000,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year $11,000,000 $1,500,000 $12,500,000
    2016 Contract details by year $11,000,000 $1,500,000 $12,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year $10,000,000 $1,500,000 $11,500,000
    2018 Contract details by year $10,000,000 $1,500,000 $11,500,000
    2019 Contract details by year $8,000,000 - $8,000,000
    2019 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2019 option de-escalates to $5M if he spends more 180+ days on the DL
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2014

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $15,500,000
    Signing Bonus $2,500,000
    Average Salary $7,750,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2013 Contract details by year $4,000,000 $1,250,000 $5,250,000
    2014 Contract details by year $9,000,000 $1,250,000 $10,250,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2002 Player Cash Earnings - $40,000 - $40,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $316,000 - - $316,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $332,000 - - $332,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $396,068 - - $396,068
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $404,760 - - $404,760
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $650,000 - - $650,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $1,300,000 - - $1,300,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $4,275,000 - - $4,275,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 $2,500,000 - $6,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 $6,000,000 - $17,000,000
    Est. Earnings (12 seasons) $32,673,828 $8,540,000 - $41,213,828
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Brandon McCarthy ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($12,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #80
    National: #35
    National West: #14
    Los Angeles Dodgers: #6
    Starting Pitcher: #26

    Total Cash ($17,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #38
    Starting Pitcher: #17

    Average Annual ($12,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #89
    Starting Pitcher: #32