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Starting Pitcher Age: 37 Exp: 15.078 Years
Drafted: Round 38 (#1139 overall), 1998 College: Jefferson JC (MO) Agent(s): Jeff Berry (CAA Sports)
Player Status: Inactive
  • Current Contract

    Mark Buehrle signed a 4 year / $58,000,000 contract with the Miami Marlins, including a $4,000,000 signing bonus, $58,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $14,500,000. In , Buehrle will earn a base salary of , a signing bonus of , a roster bonus of , a signing bonus of , a restructure bonus of , a workout bonus of and a incentive bonus of . Buehrle has a cap hit of while his dead money value is .

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $58,000,000
    Signing Bonus $4,000,000
    Average Salary $14,500,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
    2012 Contract details by year 33 $6,000,000 $1,000,000 - $7,000,000
    2013 Contract details by year 34 $11,000,000 $1,000,000 - $12,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year 35 $18,000,000 $1,000,000 $50,000 $19,050,000
    2015 Contract details by year 36 $19,000,000 $1,000,000 - $20,000,000
    Contract Notes:
    • $4M signing bonus (deferred without interest)
    • All Star: $50,000
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2008-2011

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $56,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $14,000,000
    Free Agent: 2012 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Incentive Total Salary
    2008 Contract details by year 29 $14,000,000 - $14,000,000
    2009 Contract details by year 30 $14,000,000 $40,000 $14,040,000
    2010 Contract details by year 31 $14,000,000 $25,000 $14,025,000
    2011 Contract details by year 32 $14,000,000 $25,000 $14,025,000
    • No Trade Clause (2008)
    • $25k for Gold Glove
    • All-Star Selection
      • award bonus: $25,000 for Gold Glove, $15,000 for All Star selection
      • no-trade protection
        • 2008: full no-trade clause
        • 2009 – July 15, 2010limited no-trade protection allowing Buehrle to block trades to certain unspecified clubs. A trade triggers an escalator paying $1M raise to $15M annually, plus a guaranteed fifth year paying $15M for 2012.
        • July 16, 2010-2011Buehrle may not be traded without his permission, under right as 10-and-5 player
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    1999 Player Cash Earnings - $150,000 - $150,000
    2000 Player Cash Earnings $200,000 - - $200,000
    2001 Player Cash Earnings $225,000 - - $225,000
    2002 Player Cash Earnings $310,000 - - $310,000
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $445,000 - - $445,000
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $575,000 - - $575,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $7,750,000 - - $7,750,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $9,500,000 - - $9,500,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - $40,000 $14,040,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - $25,000 $14,025,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - $25,000 $14,025,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 $4,000,000 - $10,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 - - $11,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 - $50,000 $18,050,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $19,000,000 - - $19,000,000
    Est. Earnings (16 seasons) $132,505,000 $4,150,000 $140,000 $136,795,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA
    2015 TOR 32 32 198.2 214 100 84 33 91 22 15 8 0 3.80
    2014 TOR 32 32 202. 228 83 76 46 119 15 13 10 0 3.39
    2013 TOR 33 33 203.2 223 100 94 51 139 24 12 10 0 4.15
    2012 MIA 31 31 202.1 197 88 84 40 125 26 13 13 0 3.74
    2011 CHW 31 31 205.1 221 93 82 45 109 21 13 9 0 3.60
    2010 CHW 32 32 202.1 243 105 100 46 96 17 12 13 0 4.46
    2009 CHW 33 33 213.1 222 97 91 45 105 27 13 10 0 3.85
    2008 CHW 34 34 218.2 240 106 92 52 140 22 15 12 0 3.78
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 1 yrs, $0
    • Avg. Salary: $0
    • MLB Rank: 1,191

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2016
    • Avg. Salary: $14,500,000
    • MLB Rank: -

    Comparable Players

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

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Buehrle's current age (37), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    1 $0 $0


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Buehrle statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: Games Started, Innings Pitched per game, Wins/Start, Strikeouts per 9 innings, ERA, WHIP per season

    Player GS IP/G W/S SO ERA WHIP
    -2--1, 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0.00
    -2--1, 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0.00
    -2--1, 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0.00
    -2--1, 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0.00
    Average 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
    Mark Buehrle 2014-2015 32.00 6.26 0.44 3.28 3.59 1.30
    % Change 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
    Median Prime % Change 0.00%
    Average Prime % Change 0.00%


    Mark Buehrle'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.

    Terms Avg. Salary
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