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Starting Pitcher Age: 33 Exp: 8 Years
Country: Japan Agent(s): Joel Wolfe, Nick Chanock (Octagon)

Cubs – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Yu Darvish signed a 6 year / $126,000,000 contract with the Chicago Cubs, including $126,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $21,000,000. In 2020, Darvish will earn a base salary of $22,000,000, while carrying a total salary of $22,000,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $126,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $21,000,000
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA
    Year   Age Status Base Salary Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 31 $25,000,000 $25,000,000 $25,000,000 $25,000,000($25,000,000)
    2019 Contract details by year 32 $20,000,000 $20,000,000 $20,000,000 $20,000,000($45,000,000)
    2020 Contract details by year 33 $22,000,000 $21,000,000 $22,000,000 $22,000,000 $22,000,000($67,000,000)
    2021 Contract details by year 34 $22,000,000 $22,000,000 $22,000,000 $22,000,000($89,000,000)
    2022 Contract details by year 35 $19,000,000 $19,000,000 $19,000,000 $19,000,000($108,000,000)
    2023 Contract details by year 36 $18,000,000 $18,000,000 $18,000,000 $18,000,000($126,000,000)
    2024 Free Agent Year 37 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Player Opt-out available after 2019
    • CY Young Incentives:
      1st: $2M
      2nd-5th: $1M
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2017-2017Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $7,213,133
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $7,213,133
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 30 $7,213,133 $7,213,133 $7,213,133($7,213,133)

     

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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $5,500,000 - $850,000 $6,350,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $9,500,000 - $1,050,000 $10,550,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - $457,843 $10,457,843
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - $800,000 $10,800,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $3,786,867 - - $3,786,867
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $7,213,133 - - $7,213,133
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    Est. Earnings
    (8 seasons)
    $101,000,000 - $3,157,843 $104,157,843
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $22,000,000 - - $22,000,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $22,000,000 - - $22,000,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $19,000,000 - - $19,000,000
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 - - $18,000,000
    $182,000,000 - $3,157,843 $185,157,843
    * denotes deferred payment

  • Injuries

    A look at the injuries for Yu Darvish, and the financial implications.

  • 2020 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Yu Darvish 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 31 31 178.2 140 82 79 56 229 33 6 8 0 3.98 1.097 3.31
    2018 CHC 8 8 40.0 36 24 22 21 49 7 1 3 0 4.95 1.425 -0.07
    2017 LAD 31 31 186.2 159 83 80 58 209 27 10 12 0 3.86 1.162 0.62
    2016 TEX 17 17 100.1 81 43 38 31 132 12 7 5 0 3.41 1.116 2.37
    2014 TEX 22 22 144.1 133 54 49 49 182 13 10 7 0 3.06 1.261 3.48
    2013 TEX 32 32 209.2 145 68 66 80 277 26 13 9 0 2.83 1.073 5.56
    2012 TEX 29 29 191.1 156 89 83 89 221 14 16 9 0 3.90 1.28 3.48
    Totals 170 170 1051.0 850 443 417 384 1,299 132 63 53 0 3.57 1.174 18.75
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