Phil Hughes

Starting Pitcher Age: 28 Exp: 7.113 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#23 overall), 2004 College: Foothill HS, Santa Ana Agent(s): Nez Balelo (CAA Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Phil Hughes signed a 5 year / $58,000,000 contract with the Minnesota Twins, including an annual average salary of $11,600,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $58,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $11,600,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year $9,200,000 $9,200,000
    2016 Contract details by year $9,200,000 $9,200,000
    2017 Contract details by year $13,200,000 $13,200,000
    2018 Contract details by year $13,200,000 $13,200,000
    2019 Contract details by year $13,200,000 $13,200,000
    2020 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 200 IP: $200,000
    • 3 club trade blocks per year
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2016

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $24,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $8,000,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Incentive Total Salary
    2014 Contract details by year $8,000,000 $500,000 $8,500,000
    2015 Contract details by year $8,000,000 - $8,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year $8,000,000 - $8,000,000
    • $250,000  for 180, 195 IP
    • $500,000 for 210 I
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2004 Player Cash Earnings - $1,400,000 - $1,400,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $380,000 - - $380,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $406,350 - - $406,350
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $407,650 - - $407,650
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $447,000 - - $447,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $2,700,000 - - $2,700,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $3,200,000 - - $3,200,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $7,150,000 - - $7,150,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - $500,000 $8,500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $9,200,000 - - $9,200,000
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $31,891,000 $1,400,000 $500,000 $33,791,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Phil Hughes ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($9,200,000) Rank
    MLB: #137
    American: #69
    American Central: #23
    Minnesota Twins: #5
    Starting Pitcher: #55

    Total Cash ($9,200,000) Rank
    MLB: #137
    Starting Pitcher: #56

    Average Annual ($11,600,000) Rank
    MLB: #98
    Starting Pitcher: #36