Mark Melancon

Relief Pitcher Age: 31 Exp: 5.089 Years
Drafted: Round 9 (#284 overall), 2006 College: Arizona Agent(s): Relativity Sports
  • Current Contract

    Mark Melancon signed a 1 year / $9,650,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates, including $9,650,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $9,650,000. In 2016, Melancon will earn a base salary of $9,650,000. Melancon has a cap hit of $9,650,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $9,650,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $9,650,000
    Free Agent: -
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $9,650,000 $9,650,000
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $5,400,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,400,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 30 $5,400,000 $5,400,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2006 Player Cash Earnings - $600,000 - $600,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $421,000 - - $421,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $521,000 - - $521,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $521,000 - $10,000 $531,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,595,000 - - $2,595,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $5,400,000 - - $5,400,000
    Est. Earnings (7 seasons) $10,258,000 $600,000 $10,000 $10,868,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Mark Melancon ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($9,650,000) Rank
    MLB: #124
    Pittsburgh Pirates: #3
    Relief Pitcher: #6

    Total Cash ($9,650,000) Rank
    MLB: #125
    Relief Pitcher: #7

    Average Annual ($9,650,000) Rank
    MLB: #136
    Relief Pitcher: #7
  • Statistics

    Season Team Games IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA
    2016 PIT 22 19.1 19 8 5 5 15 1 0 1 15 2.37
    2015 PIT 78 76.2 57 22 19 14 62 4 3 2 51 2.22
    2014 PIT 72 71. 51 15 15 11 71 2 3 5 33 1.90
    2013 PIT 72 71. 60 15 11 8 70 1 3 2 16 1.39
    2012 BOS 41 45. 45 31 31 12 41 8 0 2 1 6.20
    2011 HOU 70 74. 65 28 23 26 66 5 8 4 20 2.80
    2010 NYY 22 21.1 19 13 10 8 22 2 2 0 0 4.29
    2009 NYY 13 16.1 13 8 7 10 10 0 1 0 3.94
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • Free Agent:
    • Avg. Salary: -
    • MLB Rank: 0

    Comparable Players

    We've selected the following players based on their age, contract status, and statistical production to compare Mark Melancon to.

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Melancon's current age (31), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Mark Melancon's Calculated Market Value

    After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

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