Grant Balfour

Relief Pitcher Age: 37 Exp: 10.099 Years
Agent(s): Levinson brothers (ACES)
  • Current Contract

    Grant Balfour signed a 2 year / $12,000,000 contract with the Tampa Bay Rays, including a $1,000,000 signing bonus, and an annual average salary of $6,000,000. In 2015, Balfour will earn a base salary of $7,000,000. Balfour has a cap hit of $7,500,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $12,000,000
    Signing Bonus $1,000,000
    Average Salary $6,000,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2014 Contract details by year $4,000,000 $500,000 $4,500,000
    2015 Contract details by year $7,000,000 $500,000 $7,500,000
    2016 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Trade Bonus: $500,000 ($2M of remaining salary deferred)

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2013

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $8,100,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,050,000
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Incentive Total Salary
    2011 Contract details by year $3,750,000 - $3,750,000
    2012 Contract details by year $4,000,000 - $4,000,000
    2013 Contract details by year $4,500,000 $50,000 $4,550,000
    • 2013 Club Option: $350,000 buyout (exercised)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $330,000 - - $330,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $340,000 - - $340,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $415,000 - - $415,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 - - $500,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $1,400,000 - - $1,400,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $2,050,000 - - $2,050,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,750,000 - - $3,750,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 - $50,000 $4,550,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 $1,000,000 - $5,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000
    Est. Earnings (11 seasons) $28,285,000 $1,000,000 $50,000 $29,335,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Grant Balfour ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($7,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #166
    American: #84
    American East: #35
    Tampa Bay Rays: #3
    Relief Pitcher: #13

    Total Cash ($7,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #176
    Relief Pitcher: #13

    Average Annual ($6,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #213
    Relief Pitcher: #20
  • Statistics

    Season Team Games IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA
    2014 TB 65 62.1 49 34 34 41 57 3 2 6 12 0.00
    2015 TB 6 4.1 3 3 3 4 0 1 0 0 0 6.75

    Valuation

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    • Previous Rating: -2.53
    • Current Salary: $7,500,000

    Production Points

    • Season Total: 1.33
    • Points/Game: 0.22