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Daisuke Matsuzaka

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New York Mets Starting Pitcher Age: 40-212d Exp: 6 Years Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Country: Japan Agent(s): (Relativity Sports)

Inactive

Mets – The Athletic


  • Previous Contracts

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    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,500,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA

    2013-2013

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $490,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $490,000
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA

    2007-2012

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $52,000,000
    Signing Bonus $2,000,000
    Average Salary $8,666,667
    Free Agent: 2013 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 $333,333 - $6,333,333
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 $333,333 - $8,333,333
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 $333,333 - $8,333,333
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 $333,333 - $8,333,333
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 $333,333 - $10,333,333
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 $333,334 - $10,333,334
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $490,000 - - $490,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000
    Est. Earnings
    (8 seasons)
    $53,490,000 $1,999,999 - $55,489,999
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    6 seasons Player Cash Earnings $50,000,000 $1,999,999 - $51,999,999
    seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,990,000 - - $1,990,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Transactions

    Jan 24 2014Signed a 1 year $1.5 million contract with New York (NYM)
    Mar 24 2013Released by Cleveland (CLE)
    Feb 11 2013Signed a 1 year $1.5 million contract with Cleveland (CLE)
    Dec 12 2006Signed a 6 year $52 million contract with Boston (BOS)

  • Injuries

    A look at the injuries for Daisuke Matsuzaka, 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
    2014 NYM 34 9 83.1 62 38 36 50 78 6 3 3 1 3.89 1.344 0
    2013 NYM 7 7 38.2 32 21 19 16 33 4 3 3 0 4.42 1.241 0
    2012 BOS 11 11 45.2 58 43 42 20 41 11 1 7 0 8.28 1.708 0
    2011 BOS 8 7 37.1 32 24 22 23 26 4 3 3 0 5.30 1.473 0
    2010 BOS 25 25 153.2 137 84 80 74 133 13 9 6 0 4.69 1.373 0
    2009 BOS 12 12 59.1 81 38 38 30 54 10 4 6 0 5.76 1.871 0
    2008 BOS 29 29 167.2 128 58 54 94 154 12 18 3 0 2.90 1.324 0
    Totals 158 132 791.1 721 406 391 387 720 85 56 43 1 4.45 1.400 0.00