Zack Greinke

Starting Pitcher Age: 31 Exp: 10.057 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#6 overall), 2002 Agent(s): Excel Sports Management
  • Current Contract

    Zack Greinke signed a 6 year / $147,000,000 contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers, including a $12,000,000 signing bonus, and an annual average salary of $24,500,000. In 2015, Greinke will earn a base salary of $23,000,000. Greinke has a cap hit of $25,000,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $147,000,000
    Signing Bonus $12,000,000
    Average Salary $24,500,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2013 Contract details by year $17,000,000 $2,000,000 $19,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year $24,000,000 $2,000,000 $26,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year $23,000,000 $2,000,000 $25,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year $24,000,000 $2,000,000 $26,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year $23,000,000 $2,000,000 $25,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year $24,000,000 $2,000,000 $26,000,000
    2019 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • May opt out of contract after 2015 season
    • If traded, may opt out of contract at the end of the season.
    • Cy Young: $1 million (win), $500,000 (Top 5) (x2 in 2018)
    • Traded Bonus: $3 million
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2009-2012

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $38,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $9,500,000
    Free Agent: 2013 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Incentive Total Salary
    2009 Contract details by year $3,750,000 $150,000 $3,900,000
    2010 Contract details by year $7,250,000 - $7,250,000
    2011 Contract details by year $13,500,000 - $13,500,000
    2012 Contract details by year $13,500,000 - $13,500,000
    • limited no-trade protection:
      • may block deals to 20 clubs in 2009, 2010
      • may block deals to 15 clubs in 2011
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for Gold Glove, All Star, LCS MVP; $0.1M for WS MVP; $0.1M for Cy Young ($50,000 for 2nd-5th place); $0.1M for MVP ($50,000 for 2nd-5th place)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2002 Player Cash Earnings - $2,475,000 - $2,475,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $330,500 - - $330,500
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $365,000 - - $365,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $407,000 - - $407,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $1,400,000 - $50,000 $1,450,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $3,750,000 - $150,000 $3,900,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $7,250,000 - - $7,250,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $13,500,000 - - $13,500,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $13,500,000 - - $13,500,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $17,000,000 $12,000,000 - $29,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $24,000,000 - - $24,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $23,000,000 - - $23,000,000
    Est. Earnings (12 seasons) $104,502,500 $14,475,000 $200,000 $119,177,500
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Zack Greinke ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($25,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #3
    Los Angeles Dodgers: #2
    Starting Pitcher: #3

    Total Cash ($23,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #10
    Starting Pitcher: #6

    Average Annual ($24,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #11
    Starting Pitcher: #7
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA
    2015 LAD 8 8 53.1 35 10 9 11 44 4 5 1 0 1.53
    2014 LAD 32 32 202.1 190 69 61 43 207 19 17 8 0 0.00

    Valuation

    Trending Up

    • Previous Rating: -7.31
    • Current Salary: $25,000,000

    Production Points

    • Season Total: 74.83
    • Points/Game: 9.35

    Current TVS Rankings

    746 MLB
    406 Pitching
    27 Los Angeles Dodgers