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Starting Pitcher Age: 32 Exp: 9.143 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#17 overall), 2002 Agent(s): John Boggs (John Boggs & Associates)
  • Current Contract

    Cole Hamels signed a 6 year / $144,000,000 contract with the Philadelphia Phillies, including a $6,000,000 signing bonus, $144,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $24,000,000. In 2016, Hamels will earn a base salary of $22,500,000. Hamels has a cap hit of $23,500,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $144,000,000
    Signing Bonus $6,000,000
    Average Salary $24,000,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2013 Contract details by year 29 $19,500,000 $1,000,000 $20,500,000
    2014 Contract details by year 30 $22,500,000 $1,000,000 $23,500,000
    2015 Contract details by year 31 $8,360,655 - $8,360,655
    2016 Contract details by year 32 $22,500,000 $1,000,000 $23,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 33 $22,500,000 $1,000,000 $23,500,000
    2018 Contract details by year 34 $22,500,000 $1,000,000 $23,500,000
    2019 Contract details by year 35 $20,000,000 - $20,000,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 36 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2019 Option includes $6 million buyout
    • 2019 option guaranteed if Hamels 1) has 400 IP in 2017-18, including 200 IP in 2018, and 2) is not on the disabled list with a shoulder or elbow injury at the end of the 2018 season
    • limited no-trade protection
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2015 Contract details by year $14,139,345 $1,000,000 $15,139,345
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2002 Player Cash Earnings - $2,000,000 - $2,000,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $327,000 - - $327,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 - - $500,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $4,350,000 - - $4,350,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $6,650,000 - - $6,650,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $9,500,000 - $50,000 $9,550,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - - $15,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $19,500,000 $6,000,000 - $25,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $22,500,000 - - $22,500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $8,360,655 - - $8,360,655
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $14,139,345 - - $14,139,345
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $22,500,000 - - $22,500,000
    Est. Earnings (11 seasons) $123,727,000 $8,000,000 $50,000 $131,777,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $22,500,000 - - $22,500,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $22,500,000 - - $22,500,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
    $174,727,000 $8,000,000 $50,000 $182,777,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    05/07/2012 Player contract details by year 5 games $409,386 Intentionally throwing at Bryce Harper (WAS)
    $5 $409,386
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Cole Hamels ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($23,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #12
    Texas Rangers: #1
    Starting Pitcher: #8

    Total Cash ($22,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #15
    Starting Pitcher: #7

    Average Annual ($24,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #16
    Starting Pitcher: #9
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA WHIP
    2016 TEX 21 21 133.1 117 49 42 51 132 17 12 2 0 2.84 1.26
    2015 PHI 32 32 212.1 190 88 86 62 215 22 13 8 0 3.65 1.187
    2014 PHI 30 30 204.2 176 60 56 59 198 14 9 9 0 2.46 1.148
    2013 PHI 33 33 220. 205 94 88 50 202 21 8 14 0 3.60 1.159
    2012 PHI 31 31 215.1 190 80 73 52 216 24 17 6 0 3.05 1.124
    2011 PHI 33 31 216. 169 68 67 44 194 19 14 9 0 2.79 0.986
    2010 PHI 34 33 208.2 185 74 71 61 211 26 12 11 0 3.06 1.179
    2009 PHI 32 32 193.2 206 95 93 43 168 24 10 11 0 4.32 1.286
    2008 PHI 36 33 227.1 193 89 79 53 196 28 14 10 0 3.13 1.082
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    • MLB Rank: 0

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent:
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    • MLB Rank: 0

    Comparable Players

    We've selected the following players based on their age, contract status, and statistical production to compare Cole Hamels to.

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Hamels's current age (32), 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 Hamels statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing:

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    Cole Hamels'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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