Jonathan Papelbon

Relief Pitcher Age: 35 Exp: 10.064 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#114 overall), 2003 College: Mississippi State Agent(s): Levinson brothers (ACES)
  • Current Contract

    Jonathan Papelbon signed a 4 year / $50,000,000 contract with the Philadelphia Phillies, including $50,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $12,500,000. In 2016, Papelbon will earn a base salary of $11,000,000. Papelbon has a cap hit of $11,000,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $50,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $12,500,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2012 Contract details by year 31 $11,000,058 $11,000,058
    2013 Contract details by year 32 $13,000,000 $13,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year 33 $13,000,000 $13,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year 34 $401,639 $401,639
    2016 Contract details by year 35 $11,000,000 $11,000,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 36 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2016 vesting option converted into $11M salary with WAS, $3M defers to 2017.
    • 2016 Team Trade Block List: Braves, Reds, Royals, Mariners, Athletics, Blue Jays, Brewers, Diamondbacks, Dodgers, Indians, Marlins, Orioles, Pirates, Rangers, Rockies, Twins, White Sox
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary Dead Cap Hit
    2015 Contract details by year $12,598,361 $12,598,361
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2003 Player Cash Earnings - $264,500 - $264,500
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $335,400 - - $335,400
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $425,500 - $25,000 $450,500
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $775,000 - $25,000 $800,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $6,250,000 - $50,000 $6,300,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $9,350,000 - - $9,350,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,058 - - $11,000,058
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $13,000,000 - - $13,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $13,000,000 - - $13,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $401,639 - - $401,639
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $12,598,361 - - $12,598,361
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $79,135,958 $264,500 $100,000 $79,500,458
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 - - $11,000,000
    $90,135,958 $264,500 $100,000 $90,500,458
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    09/28/2015 Player contract details by year Unsportsmanlike Conduct 3 games $213,114 Intentionally throwing at Manny Machado (BAL)
    09/28/2015 Player contract details by year Fighting 4 games $284,153 Violating team conduct (fighting with Bryce Harper)
    09/16/2014 Player contract details by year Unsportsmanlike Conduct 7 games $497,267 Obscene gesture to fans at San Diego (SD)
    06/07/2011 Player contract details by year 2 games $131,147 Arguing balls and strikes against Oakland (OAK)
    $16 $1,125,681
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Jonathan Papelbon ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($11,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #103
    Washington Nationals: #5
    Relief Pitcher: #1

    Total Cash ($11,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #122
    Relief Pitcher: #4

    Average Annual ($12,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #94
    Relief Pitcher: #1
  • Statistics

    Season Team Games IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA
    2015 WSH 59 63.1 53 22 15 12 56 7 4 3 24 2.14
    2014 PHI 66 66.1 45 15 15 15 63 2 2 3 39 2.05
    2013 PHI 61 61.2 59 23 20 11 57 6 5 1 29 2.90
    2012 PHI 70 70. 56 22 19 18 92 8 5 6 38 2.44
    2011 BOS 63 64.1 50 22 21 10 87 3 4 1 31 2.95
    2010 BOS 65 67. 57 34 29 28 76 7 5 7 37 3.90
    2009 BOS 65 67. 53 15 14 23 75 5 1 1 38 1.88
    2008 BOS 67 69.1 58 24 18 8 77 4 5 4 41 2.35
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

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