Jonathan Niese

Starting Pitcher Age: 28 Exp: 5.107 Years
Drafted: Round 7 (#209 overall), 2005 Agent(s): Tom O'Connell (O'Connell Sports Management)
  • Current Contract

    Jonathan Niese signed a 5 year / $25,519,500 contract with the New York Mets, including a $250,000 signing bonus, and an annual average salary of $5,103,900. In 2015, Niese will earn a base salary of $7,000,000. Niese has a cap hit of $7,050,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $25,519,500
    Signing Bonus $250,000
    Average Salary $5,103,900
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2012 Contract details by year 25 $769,500 $50,000 $819,500
    2013 Contract details by year 26 $3,000,000 $50,000 $3,050,000
    2014 Contract details by year 27 $5,000,000 $50,000 $5,050,000
    2015 Contract details by year 28 $7,000,000 $50,000 $7,050,000
    2016 Contract details by year 29 $9,000,000 $50,000 $9,050,000
    2017 Contract details by year 30 $10,000,000 - $10,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 31 $11,000,000 - $11,000,000
    2019 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Signing Bonus: $250,000
    • 2017-18 club options include $500,000 buyout
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2011

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $452,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $452,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2011 Contract details by year 24 $452,000 $452,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2005 Player Cash Earnings - $175,000 - $175,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $402,000 - - $402,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $452,000 - - $452,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $769,500 $250,000 - $1,019,500
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000
    Est. Earnings (8 seasons) $17,023,500 $425,000 - $17,448,500
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Jonathan Niese ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($7,050,000) Rank
    MLB: #152
    New York Mets: #6
    Starting Pitcher: #55

    Total Cash ($7,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #152
    Starting Pitcher: #55

    Average Annual ($5,103,900) Rank
    MLB: #240
    Starting Pitcher: #79
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA
    2015 NYM 25 25 152.2 161 78 67 46 104 18 8 9 0 3.94
    2014 NYM 31 30 187.2 193 80 71 45 138 17 9 11 0 3.40
    2013 NYM 24 24 143. 158 68 59 48 105 10 8 8 0 3.71
    2012 NYM 30 30 190.1 174 77 72 49 155 22 13 9 0 3.41
    2011 NYM 27 26 157.1 178 88 77 44 138 14 11 11 0 4.41
    2010 NYM 28 27 155. 173 86 70 56 131 19 8 6 0 4.06
    2009 NYM 5 5 25.2 27 12 12 9 18 1 1 1 0 4.15
    2008 NYM 3 3 14. 20 11 11 8 11 2 1 1 0 7.07

    Valuation

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    • Previous Rating: -0.73
    • Current Salary: $7,050,000

    Production Points

    • Season Total: 131.16
    • Points/Game: 5.25

    Current TVS Rankings

    803 MLB
    391 Pitching
    30 New York Mets