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Starting Pitcher Age: 25 Exp: 2.062 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#19 overall), 2012 College: Texas A&M Agent(s): CAA Sports
  • Current Contract

    Michael Wacha signed a 1 year / $539,000 contract with the St. Louis Cardinals, including $539,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $539,000. In 2016, Wacha will earn a base salary of $539,000. Wacha has a cap hit of $539,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $539,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $539,000
    Free Agent: -
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 25 $539,000 $539,000
    2017 Michael Wacha Contracts, Salaries, Cap Figures 26 ARB 1  
    2018 Michael Wacha Contracts, Salaries, Cap Figures 27 ARB 2  
    2019 Michael Wacha Contracts, Salaries, Cap Figures 28 ARB 3  
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $520,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $520,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 24 $520,000 $520,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings - $1,900,000 - $1,900,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $490,000 - - $490,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $175,573 - - $175,573
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $520,000 - - $520,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $539,000 - - $539,000
    Est. Earnings (4 seasons) $1,724,573 $1,900,000 - $3,624,573
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Michael Wacha ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($539,000) Rank
    MLB: #663
    St. Louis Cardinals: #31
    Starting Pitcher: #119

    Total Cash ($539,000) Rank
    MLB: #675
    Starting Pitcher: #123

    Average Annual ($539,000) Rank
    MLB: #663
    Starting Pitcher: #118
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA WHIP
    2016 STL 23 23 131.1 143 73 65 44 109 12 7 7 0 4.45 1.424
    2015 STL 30 30 181.1 162 74 68 58 153 19 17 7 0 3.38 1.213
    2014 STL 19 19 107. 95 41 38 33 94 6 5 6 0 3.20 1.196
    2013 STL 15 9 64.2 52 20 20 19 65 5 4 1 0 2.78 1.098
  • 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 Michael Wacha to.

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Wacha's current age (25), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

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    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Wacha statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing:

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    Michael Wacha'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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