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Mike Leake

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Arizona Diamondbacks Starting Pitcher Age: 33-065d Exp: 10 Years Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Drafted: Round 1 (#8 overall), 2009 College: Arizona State Agent(s): Dan Horwits (Beverly Hills Sports Council)

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Diamondbacks – The Athletic


  • Previous Contracts

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    2020-2020Buyout

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $5,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,000,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2019-2021Retained

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $21,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $7,000,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2017-2020Retained

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $27,295,089
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,823,772
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2016-2020

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $80,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $16,000,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $9,775,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $9,775,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $5,925,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,925,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2013-2013

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,060,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,060,000
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA

    2012-2012

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $507,500
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $507,500
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2011-2011

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $425,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $425,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2010-2010

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $400,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $400,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2009-2009Signing Bonus

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,270,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,270,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2009 Player Cash Earnings - $2,270,000 - $2,270,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $425,000 - - $425,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $507,500 - - $507,500
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $3,060,000 - - $3,060,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,925,000 - - $5,925,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,578,825 - - $3,578,825
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $6,196,175 - - $6,196,175
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - - $15,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $12,295,089 - - $12,295,089
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 - - $11,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    Est. Earnings
    (11 seasons)
    $97,387,589 $2,270,000 - $99,657,589
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    5 seasons Player Cash Earnings $16,513,675 $2,270,000 - $18,783,675
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,578,825 - - $3,578,825
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $35,295,089 - - $35,295,089
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $34,000,000 - - $34,000,000
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Transactions

    Oct 28 2020Arizona (ARI) declined an $18 million option for 2021
    Jun 29 2020Opted out of 2020 season (COVID-19)
    Jul 31 2019Traded to Arizona (ARI) from Seattle (SEA) for Jose Caballero
    Aug 30 2017Traded to Seattle (SEA) from St. Louis (STL) with $750,000 in international bonus money and cash considerations ($17M) for Rayder Ascanio
    Dec 22 2015Signed a 5 year $80 million contract with St. Louis (STL)
    Jul 30 2015Traded to San Francisco (SF) from Cincinnati (CIN) for Adam Duvall and Keury Mella
    Jan 16 2015Signed a 1 year $9.775 million contract with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Jan 17 2014Signed a 1 year $5.925 million contract with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Feb 6 2013Signed a 1 year $3.06 million contract with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Mar 3 2012Signed a 1 year $507k contract with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Mar 8 2011Signed a 1 year $425k contract with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Aug 18 2009Signed a contract with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Jun 9 2009Drafted by Cincinnati (CIN): Round 1 (#8 overall)

  • Injuries

    A look at the injuries for Mike Leake, and the financial implications.

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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA WHIP WAR
    2019 ARI 32 32 197.0 227 114 94 27 127 41 12 11 0 4.29 1.289 1.72
    2018 SEA 32 31 185.2 207 98 90 34 119 23 10 10 0 4.36 1.298 1.65
    2017 SEA 32 31 186.0 200 93 81 37 130 20 10 13 0 3.92 1.274 1.03
    2016 STL 34 30 176.2 203 101 92 30 125 20 9 12 0 4.69 1.319 0.37
    2015 CIN 37 30 192.0 174 80 79 49 119 22 11 10 0 3.70 1.161 2.33
    2014 CIN 40 33 214.1 217 93 88 50 164 23 11 13 0 3.70 1.246 1.67
    2013 CIN 31 31 192.1 193 78 72 48 122 21 14 7 0 3.37 1.253 2.79
    2012 CIN 35 30 179.0 201 97 91 41 116 26 8 9 0 4.58 1.352 0.02
    2011 CIN 38 26 167.2 159 74 72 38 118 23 12 9 0 3.87 1.175 1.58
    2010 CIN 28 22 138.1 159 77 71 49 91 19 8 4 0 4.62 1.504 -0.35
    Totals 339 1829.0 1,940 905 830 403 1,231 238 105 98 0 4.08 1.281 12.81
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 1 yrs, $9,965,418
    • Avg. Salary: $9,965,418
    • MLB Rank: 93
    • SP Rank: 29

    Previous Contract

    • Free Agent:
    • Avg. Salary: -
    • MLB Rank: 0
    • SP Rank: 0

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Michael Fiers 2 $14,100,000 $7,050,000 33
    Kyle Gibson 3 $28,000,000 $9,333,333 32
    Tanner Roark 2 $24,000,000 $12,000,000 33
    Lance Lynn 3 $30,000,000 $10,000,000 31
    Averages 2.5 $24,025,000 $9,610,000 32.3


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Leake's current age (33), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    3 $28,869,231 $9,623,077


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Leake statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: Games Started, Innings Pitched, Wins, Strikeouts, ERA, WHIP

    Player GS IP W SO ERA WHIP
    Michael Fiers 2017-2018, OAK 29.00 5.33 0.34 4.67 4.34 1.30
    Kyle Gibson 2018-2019, TEX 30.50 5.4 0.38 5.14 4.16 1.37
    Tanner Roark 2018-2019, TOR 30.50 5.58 0.31 4.9 4.35 1.34
    Lance Lynn 2017-2018, TEX 31.00 5.36 0.34 4.91 4.04 1.36
    Average 30.25 5.42 0.34 4.91 4.22 1.34
    Mike Leake 2019-2020 32.00 6.16 0.38 3.97 4.29 1.29
    % Change 5.79% 13.65% 11.76% -19.14% -1.66% 3.73%
    Median Prime % Change 4.76%
    Average Prime % Change 2.36%


    Mike Leake'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
    1 years, $9,965,418 $9,965,418