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Relief Pitcher Age: 31 Exp: 10.038 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#25 overall), 2002 Agent(s): Len Hardison, Kyle Rote Jr (CAA Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Matt Cain signed a 5 year / $112,500,000 contract with the San Francisco Giants, including a $5,000,000 signing bonus, $112,500,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $22,500,000. In 2016, Cain will earn a base salary of $20,000,000 and a signing bonus of $833,333. Cain has a cap hit of $20,833,333.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $112,500,000
    Signing Bonus $5,000,000
    Average Salary $22,500,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
    2012 Contract details by year 27 $15,000,000 $1,166,666 $100,000 $16,266,666
    2013 Contract details by year 28 $20,000,000 $833,333 - $20,833,333
    2014 Contract details by year 29 $20,000,000 $833,333 - $20,833,333
    2015 Contract details by year 30 $20,000,000 $833,333 - $20,833,333
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $20,000,000 $833,333 - $20,833,333
    2017 Contract details by year 32 $20,000,000 $833,334 - $20,833,334
    2018 Contract details by year 33 $21,000,000 - - $21,000,000
    Contract Notes:
    • 2018 Option includes $7.5 million buyout
    • $50,000 each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger
    • $0.1M for All-Star
    • $0.15M for LCS MVP
    • $0.2M for WS MVP
    • $0.25M for MVP ($0.15M for 2nd in vote, $0.1M for 3rd, $75,000 for 4th, $50,000 for 5th)
    • $0.5M for Cy Young ($0.25M for 2nd in vote, $0.1M for 3rd, $75,000 for 4th, $50,000 for 5th)
    • $1M each for any subsequent Cy Young awards
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2010-2012

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $27,250,000
    Signing Bonus $1,000,000
    Average Salary $9,083,333
    Free Agent: 2013 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2010 Contract details by year 25 $4,250,000 $333,333 $4,583,333
    2011 Contract details by year 26 $7,000,000 $333,333 $7,333,333
    2012 Contract details by year 27 $15,000,000 $333,334 $15,333,334
    • Signing Bonus: $1 million
    • 8-Club trade block
    • $50k for 225 IP
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2002 Player Cash Earnings - $1,375,000 - $1,375,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $328,000 - - $328,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 $250,000 - $650,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $700,000 $250,000 - $950,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $2,650,000 $250,000 - $2,900,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $4,250,000 $333,333 - $4,583,333
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 $333,333 - $7,333,333
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 $1,166,666 $100,000 $16,266,666
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 $833,333 - $20,833,333
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 $833,333 - $20,833,333
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 $833,333 - $20,833,333
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 $833,333 - $20,833,333
    Est. Earnings (11 seasons) $110,328,000 $7,291,664 $100,000 $117,719,664
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 $833,334 - $20,833,334
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - - $7,500,000
    $137,828,000 $8,124,998 $100,000 $146,052,998
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Matt Cain ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($20,833,333) Rank
    MLB: #24
    San Francisco Giants: #1
    Relief Pitcher: #1

    Total Cash ($20,833,333) Rank
    MLB: #24
    Relief Pitcher: #1

    Average Annual ($22,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #22
    Relief Pitcher: #1
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    Statistics

    Season Team Games IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA WHIP
    2016 SF 21 89.1 103 58 56 32 72 16 4 8 0 5.64 1.511
    2015 SF 13 60.2 71 39 39 20 41 12 2 4 0 5.79 1.5
    2014 SF 15 90.1 81 47 42 32 70 13 2 7 0 4.19 1.251
    2013 SF 30 184.1 158 85 82 55 158 23 8 10 0 4.00 1.156
    2012 SF 35 219.1 177 73 68 51 193 21 16 5 0 2.79 1.04
    2011 SF 35 221.2 177 82 71 63 179 9 12 11 0 2.88 1.083
    2010 SF 35 223.1 181 84 78 61 177 22 13 11 0 3.14 1.084
    2009 SF 33 217.2 184 73 70 73 171 22 14 8 0 2.89 1.181
    2008 SF 34 217.2 206 95 91 91 186 19 8 14 0 3.76 1.364
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

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    Comparable Players

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Matt Cain's Calculated Market Value

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