Joe Blanton

Relief Pitcher Age: 34 Exp: 10.016 Years
College: Kentucky Agent(s): Jeff Berry (CAA Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Joe Blanton signed a 1 year / $1,000,000 contract with the Kansas City Royals, including an annual average salary of $1,000,000. In 2015, Blanton will earn a base salary of $371,584. Blanton has a cap hit of $371,584.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,000,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 34 $371,584 $371,584
    2016 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Incentives: $3 million
    • Opt Outs: 4/1/15, 5/15/15
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Dead Salary
    2015 Contract details by year $628,416 - $628,416

    Previous Contracts

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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 - - $6,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - - $7,500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $371,584 - - $371,584
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $628,416 - - $628,416
    Est. Earnings (3 seasons) $15,000,000 - - $15,000,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Joe Blanton ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($1,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #471
    Pittsburgh Pirates: #23
    Relief Pitcher: #125

    Total Cash ($1,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #464
    Relief Pitcher: #119

    Average Annual ($1,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #478
    Relief Pitcher: #126
  • Statistics

    Season Team Games IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA
    2015 KC 15 41.2 43 19 18 7 40 6 2 2 2 3.86
    2013 LAA 28 132.2 180 96 89 34 108 29 2 14 0 6.02
    2012 PHI 31 191. 207 106 100 34 166 29 10 13 0 4.71
    2011 PHI 11 41.1 52 23 23 9 35 5 0 2 0 5.05
    2010 PHI 28 169.1 200 100 92 41 129 27 8 6 0 4.90
    2009 PHI 28 175.2 176 81 80 54 145 28 10 6 0 4.09
    2008 PHI 32 192.2 206 106 99 63 110 21 7 12 0 4.62

    Valuation

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    • Previous Rating: 1.58
    • Current Salary: $1,000,000

    Production Points

    • Season Total: 35.41
    • Points/Game: 2.36

    Current TVS Rankings

    518 MLB
    268 Pitching
    Pittsburgh Pirates