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Ryan Dempster

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Chicago Cubs Starting Pitcher Age: 43 Exp: 15.063 Years Bat/Throw: /
Drafted: Round 3 (#66 overall), 1995 Agent(s): Craig Landis

Cubs – The Athletic

Player Status: Retired
  • Current Contract

    Ryan Dempster signed a 2 year / $26,500,000 contract with the Boston Red Sox, including $26,500,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $13,250,000. In , Dempster 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 , while carrying a total salary of and a dead cap value of .

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $26,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $13,250,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2013 Contract details by year 36 $13,250,000 $13,250,000 $13,250,000 $13,250,000($13,250,000)
    2014 Contract details by year 37 $13,250,000 $13,250,000 $13,250,000 $13,250,000($26,500,000)
    2015 Free Agent Year 38 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • annual performance bonus: $0.25M for 190 innings pitched
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2012Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $10,027,323
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $10,027,323
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Yearly Cash
    2012 Contract details by year 35 $9,027,323 $1,000,000 $10,027,323 $10,027,323($10,027,323)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    1999 Player Cash Earnings $202,000 - - $202,000
    2000 Player Cash Earnings $268,000 - - $268,000
    2001 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2002 Player Cash Earnings $2,475,000 - - $2,475,000
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $3,250,000 - - $3,250,000
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 - - $500,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 $333,333 - $4,333,333
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 $333,333 - $5,333,333
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $5,500,000 $333,334 $75,000 $5,908,334
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 $1,000,000 - $9,000,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $12,500,000 $1,000,000 - $13,500,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $13,500,000 $1,000,000 - $14,500,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $4,972,677 - - $4,972,677
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $9,027,323 $1,000,000 - $10,027,323
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $13,250,000 - - $13,250,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $13,250,000 - - $13,250,000
    Est. Earnings
    (16 seasons)
    $98,095,000 $5,000,000 $75,000 $103,170,000
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,345,000 - - $3,345,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,250,000 - - $3,250,000
    8 seasons Player Cash Earnings $60,027,323 $5,000,000 - $65,102,323
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $4,972,677 - - $4,972,677
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $26,500,000 - - $26,500,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    08/20/2013 Player contract details by year 5 games $362,021 Intentionally throwing at Alex Rodriguez (NYY)
    5 $362,021
  • Transactions

    Oct 10 2014Retired from Professional Baseball
    Dec 13 2012Signed a 2 year $26.5 million contract with Boston (BOS)
    Jul 31 2012Traded to Texas (TEX) from Chicago (CHC) for Christian Villanueva and Kyle Hendricks
    Nov 18 2008Signed a 4 year $52 million contract with Chicago (CHC)
    Oct 1 2005Signed a 3 year $15.5 million extension with Chicago (CHC)
    Jan 24 2004Signed a 1 year $500k contract with Chicago (CHC)
    Jan 16 2003Signed a 1 year $3.25 million contract with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Jul 11 2002Traded to Cincinnati (CIN) from Florida (FLA) for Juan Encarnacion, Wilton Guerrero and Ryan Snare
    Jan 28 2002Signed a 1 year $2.475 million contract with Florida (FLA)
    Mar 2 2001Signed a 1 year $400k contract with Florida (FLA)
    Jun 7 1995Drafted by Texas (TEX): Round 3 (#66 overall)

  • Injuries

    A look at the injuries for Ryan Dempster, and the financial implications.

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