Gio Gonzalez

Drafted:Round 1 (#38 overall), 2004

Current Salary Information

Gio Gonzalez signed a 5 year / $42 million contract with the Washington Nationals, including a $500,000 signing bonus, and an annual average salary of $8,400,000.

Contract: 5 yr(s) / $42,000,000 Signing Bonus $500,000 Average Salary $8,400,000 Guaranteed: $42,000,000 Free Agent: 2019 / Unrestricted
Year Base Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
2012 3,250,000 100,000 - 3,350,000
2013 6,250,000 100,000 - 6,350,000
2014 8,500,000 100,000 - 8,600,000
2015 11,000,000 100,000 - 11,100,000
2016 12,000,000 100,000 - 12,100,000
2017 12,000,000 - - 12,000,000
2018 12,000,000 - - 12,000,000
2019 FA
  • 2017: Club option, $500,000 buyout
  • 2018: If 2017 club option exercised, $12 million becomes guaranteed if has 180 innings in 2017
  • at signing, largest-ever contract for first-time arbitration-eligible pitcher

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2013—2015

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Jan 15 2012
Signed a 5 year $42 million extension with Washington (WAS)
Dec 22 2011
Traded to Washington (WAS) from Oakland (OAK) with Robert Gilliam for Tommy Milone, Brad Peacock, Derek Norris, and A.J. Cole
Feb 27 2011
Signed a 1 year $420k contract with Oakland (OAK)
Mar 8 2010
Signed a 1 year $405k contract with Oakland (OAK)
Feb 26 2009
Signed a 1 year $405k contract with Oakland (OAK)
Jan 4 2008
Traded to Oakland (OAK) from Chicago (CWS) with Fautino De Los Santos and Ryan Sweeney for Nick Swisher
Jun 7 2004
Drafted by Chicago (CWS): Round 1 (#38 overall)