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Cole Hamels Embed This NEW

Starting Pitcher Age: 35 Exp: 12.143 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#17 overall), 2002 Country: United States 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 2019, Hamels will earn a base salary of $20,000,000, while carrying a total salary of $20,000,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $144,000,000
    Signing Bonus $6,000,000
    Average Salary $24,000,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2013 Contract details by year 29 $19,500,000 $1,000,000 $20,500,000 $20,500,000 $25,500,000($25,500,000)
    2014 Contract details by year 30 $22,500,000 $1,000,000 $23,500,000 $23,500,000 $22,500,000($48,000,000)
    2015 Contract details by year 31 $8,360,655 - $8,360,655 $8,360,655 $8,360,655($56,360,655)
    2016 Contract details by year 32 $22,500,000 - $22,500,000 $22,500,000 $22,500,000($78,860,655)
    2017 Contract details by year 33 $22,500,000 - $22,500,000 $22,500,000 $22,500,000($101,360,655)
    2018 Contract details by year 34 $22,500,000 - $22,500,000 $2,096,774 $2,096,774($103,457,429)
    2019 Contract details by year 35 $20,000,000 - $20,000,000 $20,000,000 $20,000,000 $20,000,000($123,457,429)
    2020 Free Agent Year 36 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2019 Option includes $6 million buyout (paid by the Rangers)
    • 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

    2018-2019Retained

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $23,903,225
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $11,951,613
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 34 $17,903,226 $17,903,225 $17,903,225($17,903,225)
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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
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $22,500,000 - - $22,500,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,096,774 - - $2,096,774
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $17,903,226 - - $17,903,225
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    Est. Earnings
    (14 seasons)
    $188,727,000 $8,000,000 $50,000 $196,776,999
    * 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

  • Injuries

    A look at the injuries for Cole Hamels, and the financial implications.

  • 2019 Player Rankings

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

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA WHIP WAR
    2019 CHC 26 26 137.2 139 64 60 56 135 17 7 7 0 3.92 1.416 2.43
    2018 CHC 33 32 190.2 176 93 80 65 188 29 9 12 0 3.78 1.264 1.23
    2017 TEX 24 24 148.0 125 74 69 53 105 18 11 6 0 4.20 1.203 2.69
    2016 TEX 32 32 200.2 185 83 74 77 200 24 15 5 0 3.32 1.306 5
    2015 PHI 32 32 212.1 190 88 86 62 215 22 13 8 0 3.65 1.187 2.67
    2014 PHI 30 30 204.2 176 60 56 59 198 14 9 9 0 2.46 1.148 6.64
    2013 PHI 33 33 220.0 205 94 88 50 202 21 8 14 0 3.60 1.159 4.16
    2012 PHI 31 31 215.1 190 80 73 52 216 24 17 6 0 3.05 1.124 4.5
    2011 PHI 33 31 216.0 169 68 67 44 194 19 14 9 0 2.79 0.986 6.41
    2010 PHI 34 33 208.2 185 74 71 61 211 26 12 11 0 3.06 1.179 5.36
    2009 PHI 32 32 193.2 206 95 93 43 168 24 10 11 0 4.32 1.286 1.87
    2008 PHI 36 33 227.1 193 89 79 53 196 28 14 10 0 3.13 1.082 4.35
    Totals 426 417 2673.1 2,400 1,090 1,016 760 2,530 307 161 119 0 3.42 1.182 47.31
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