Kenley Jansen

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Los Angeles Dodgers Relief Pitcher Age: 33-28d Exp: 10.073 Years Bat/Throw: Switch/Right
Country: Curacao Agent(s): (Wasserman)
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  • Current Contract

    Kenley Jansen signed a 5 year / $80,000,000 contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers, including a $4,000,000 signing bonus, $80,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $16,000,000. In 2021, Jansen will earn a base salary of $20,000,000, while carrying a total salary of $20,000,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $80,000,000
    Signing Bonus $4,000,000
    Average Salary $16,000,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 29 $10,000,000 $1,333,333 $11,333,333 $11,333,333 $14,000,000($14,000,000)
    2018 Contract details by year 30 $10,000,000 $1,333,333 $11,333,333 $11,333,333 $10,000,000($24,000,000)
    2019 Contract details by year 31 $18,000,000 $1,333,334 $19,333,334 $19,333,334 $18,000,000($42,000,000)
    2020 Contract details by year 32 $18,000,000 - $18,000,000 $6,666,667 $6,666,667($48,666,667)
    2021 Contract details by year 33 $20,000,000 - $16,000,000 $20,000,000 $20,000,000 $20,000,000($68,666,667)
    2022 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Player opt-out available after 2019
    • $1M Assignment Bonus
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

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    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $10,650,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $10,650,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $7,425,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $7,425,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $4,300,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,300,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2013-2013

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $512,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $512,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2012-2012

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $491,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $491,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2011-2011

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $416,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $416,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $416,000 - - $416,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $491,000 - - $491,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $512,000 - - $512,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $4,300,000 - - $4,300,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $7,425,000 - - $7,425,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $10,650,000 - - $10,650,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 $4,000,000 - $14,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 - - $18,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $6,666,667 - - $6,666,667
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    Est. Earnings
    (11 seasons)
    $88,460,667 $4,000,000 - $92,460,667
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    11 seasons Player Cash Earnings $88,460,667 $4,000,000 - $92,460,667
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Transactions

    Oct 31 2019Exercised a 2 year $38M option with Los Angeles (LAD)
    Dec 12 2016Signed a 5 year $80 million contract with Los Angeles (LAD)
    Nov 14 2016Declined a $17.2 million qualifying offer for 2017 with Los Angeles (LAD)
    Nov 7 2016Extended a $17.2 million qualifying offer for 2017 by Los Angeles (LAD)
    Jan 15 2016Signed a 1 year $10.65 million contract with Los Angeles (LAD), avoiding arbitration
    Jan 16 2015Signed a 1 year $7.425 million contract with Los Angeles (LAD)
    Feb 11 2014Signed a 1 year $4.3 million contract with Los Angeles (LAD)
    Mar 1 2013Signed a 1 year $512k contract with Los Angeles (LAD)
    Mar 3 2012Signed a 1 year $491k contract with Los Angeles (LAD)
    Feb 1 2011Signed a 1 year $416k contract with Los Angeles (LAD)
    Nov 17 2004Signed a contract with Los Angeles (LAD)

  • Injuries

    A look at the injuries for Kenley Jansen, and the financial implications.

  • 2021 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Kenley Jansen ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team Games IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA WHIP WAR
    2021 LAD 67 66.2 36 21 17 36 82 4 4 4 36 2.30 1.08 2.01
    2020 LAD 27 24.1 19 11 9 9 33 2 3 1 11 3.33 1.151 0.31
    2019 LAD 62 63.0 51 28 26 16 80 9 5 3 34 3.71 1.063 0.17
    2018 LAD 69 71.2 54 28 24 17 82 13 1 5 38 3.01 0.991 0.55
    2017 LAD 65 68.1 44 11 10 7 109 5 5 0 41 1.32 0.746 2.96
    2016 LAD 72 68.2 35 14 14 11 104 4 3 2 47 1.84 0.67 2.76
    2015 LAD 54 52.1 34 14 14 8 80 6 2 1 36 2.41 0.803 1.41
    2014 LAD 68 65.1 55 20 20 19 101 5 2 3 44 2.76 1.133 1.18
    2013 LAD 75 76.2 48 16 16 18 111 6 4 3 28 1.88 0.861 2.63
    2012 LAD 65 65.0 33 18 17 22 99 6 5 3 25 2.35 0.846 1.94
    2011 LAD 51 53.2 30 17 17 26 96 3 2 1 5 2.85 1.043 0.85
    2010 LAD 26 27.0 12 2 2 15 41 0 1 0 4 0.67 1 1.42
    Totals 701 702.2 451 200 186 204 1,018 63 37 26 349 2.38 0.932 18.19
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    • MLB Rank: 0
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    Previous Contract

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

    Comparable Players

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

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    Base Calculated Value

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

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    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Jansen statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing:

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    Kenley Jansen'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.

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