Lance Lynn

Starting Pitcher Age: 28 Exp: 4.119 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#39 overall), 2008 College: Mississippi Agent(s): Excel Sports Management
  • Current Contract

    Lance Lynn signed a 3 year / $23,500,000 contract with the St. Louis Cardinals, including $23,500,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $7,833,333. In 2016, Lynn will earn a base salary of $7,500,000. Lynn has a cap hit of $7,500,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $23,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $7,833,333
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 27 $7,000,000 $7,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 28 $7,500,000 $7,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 29 $7,500,000 $7,500,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 25,27,29,31 2016 Games Started: $125,000 each
    • 25,27,29,31 2017 Games Started: $250,000 each
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $535,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $535,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2014 Contract details by year 26 $535,000 $535,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings - $938,000 - $938,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $414,000 - - $414,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $482,000 - - $482,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $513,000 - - $513,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $535,000 - - $535,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000
    Est. Earnings (5 seasons) $8,944,000 $938,000 - $9,882,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - - $7,500,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - - $7,500,000
    $23,944,000 $938,000 - $24,882,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Lance Lynn ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA
    2015 STL 31 31 175.1 172 66 59 68 167 13 12 11 0 3.03
    2014 STL 33 33 203.2 185 72 62 72 181 13 15 10 0 2.74
    2013 STL 33 33 201.2 188 92 89 76 198 14 15 10 0 3.97
    2012 STL 35 29 176. 168 76 74 64 180 16 18 7 0 3.78
    2011 STL 18 2 34.2 25 12 12 11 40 3 1 1 0 3.09
  • 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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    Lance Lynn's Calculated Market Value

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