Felix Hernandez

Starting Pitcher Age: 29 Exp: 9.06 Years
Agent(s): Wil Polidor, Alan Nero (Octagon)
  • Current Contract

    Felix Hernandez signed a 7 year / $175,000,000 contract with the Seattle Mariners, including a $6,000,000 signing bonus, and an annual average salary of $25,000,000. In 2015, Hernandez will earn a base salary of $24,000,000. Hernandez has a cap hit of $24,857,142.

    Contract: 7 yr(s) / $175,000,000
    Signing Bonus $6,000,000
    Average Salary $25,000,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
    2013 Contract details by year $19,000,000 $1,557,142 $50,000 $20,607,142
    2014 Contract details by year $22,000,000 $857,142 $50,000 $22,907,142
    2015 Contract details by year $24,000,000 $857,142 - $24,857,142
    2016 Contract details by year $25,000,000 $857,142 - $25,857,142
    2017 Contract details by year $26,000,000 $857,142 - $26,857,142
    2018 Contract details by year $26,000,000 $857,142 - $26,857,142
    2019 Contract details by year $27,000,000 $857,142 - $27,857,142
    2020 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • full no-trade protection (earn 10-and-5 rights in July 2015)
    • Full No Trade Protection
    • If Elbow Injury for 120-130 days, add a 2020 Club Option ($1 million)
    • All Star/Gold Glove/LCS MVP: $50,000
    • Cy Young: $200,000
    • WS MVP: $100,000
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2010-2014

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $78,000,000
    Signing Bonus $3,500,000
    Average Salary $15,600,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
    2010 Contract details by year $6,500,000 $700,000 - $7,200,000
    2011 Contract details by year $11,000,000 $700,000 $250,000 $11,950,000
    2012 Contract details by year $19,000,000 $700,000 $50,000 $19,750,000
    2013 Contract details by year $20,000,000 $700,000 - $20,700,000
    2014 Contract details by year $20,500,000 $700,000 - $21,200,000
    • Signing Bonus: $3.5 million
    • limited no-trade protection (may block deals to 10 clubs annually
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for All-Star, LSC MVP, Gold Glove; $0.1M for WS MVP; $0.2M for Cy Young
    • $500,000 Escalator for 2010 Cy Young
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2002 Player Cash Earnings - $710,000 - $710,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $340,000 - - $340,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $420,000 - - $420,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $540,000 - - $540,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $3,800,000 - $75,000 $3,875,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 $3,500,000 - $10,000,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 - $250,000 $11,250,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $19,000,000 - $50,000 $19,050,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $19,000,000 $6,000,000 $50,000 $25,050,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $22,000,000 - $50,000 $22,050,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $24,000,000 - - $24,000,000
    Est. Earnings (11 seasons) $106,600,000 $10,210,000 $475,000 $117,285,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Felix Hernandez ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($24,857,142) Rank
    MLB: #6
    Seattle Mariners: #1
    Starting Pitcher: #5

    Total Cash ($24,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #6
    Starting Pitcher: #5

    Average Annual ($25,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #7
    Starting Pitcher: #6
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA
    2015 SEA 9 9 61.2 44 15 15 14 63 7 7 1 0 2.18
    2014 SEA 34 34 236. 170 68 56 46 248 16 15 6 0 0.00

    Valuation

    Trending Up

    • Previous Rating: -12.39
    • Current Salary: $24,857,142

    Production Points

    • Season Total: 74.66
    • Points/Game: 8.3

    Current TVS Rankings

    825 MLB
    420 Pitching
    28 Seattle Mariners