Tanner Rainey

Washington Nationals, Relief Pitcher
Age: 31-216d (Dec 25, 1992)
Exp: 4.127 Years
Country: US
College: West Alabama
Drafted: Round 2 (#71 overall), 2015
2024 Payroll Salary

$1,500,000

2024 Cash

$1,500,000

Career Earnings

$5,412,626

2024-2024 Arbitration (CURRENT)

Tanner Rainey signed a 1 year , $1,500,000 contract with the Washington Nationals, including $1,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,500,000. In 2024, Rainey will earn a base salary of $1,500,000, while carrying a total salary of $1,500,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $1,500,000
Average Salary:
$1,500,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2026 / UFA
Year Age Status PayrollAnnual Luxury Tax Tax % League Tax Cash Annual Cash Cumulative
2024 31
Arb Avoided
$1,500,000 $1,500,000 0.63% $1,500,000 $1,500,000
2025 32
ARB 4
2026 33
UFA
Year Age Service Status Base Salary Incentives Likely Incentives Unlikely Payroll Salary Luxury Tax
2024 31 4.127
Arb Avoided
$1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $1,500,000
2025 32 --
ARB 4
2026 33 --
UFA
Year Age Status Base Salary Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2024 31
Arb Avoided
$1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000
Source: MLB contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

2023-2023 Arbitration

Tanner Rainey signed a 1 year , $1,500,000 contract with the Washington Nationals, including $1,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,500,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $1,500,000
Average Salary:
$1,500,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2026 / UFA
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2022-2022 Arbitration

Tanner Rainey signed a 1 year , $860,000 contract with the Washington Nationals, including $860,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $860,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $860,000
Average Salary:
$860,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2021-2021 Pre-Arb

Tanner Rainey signed a 1 year , $589,000 contract with the Washington Nationals, including $589,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $589,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $589,000
Average Salary:
$589,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2020-2020 Pre-Arb

Tanner Rainey signed a 1 year , $572,200 contract with the Washington Nationals, including $572,200 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $572,200.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $572,200
Average Salary:
$572,200
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2019-2019 Pre-Arb

Tanner Rainey signed a 1 year , $555,000 contract with the Washington Nationals, including $555,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $555,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $555,000
Average Salary:
$555,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2018-2018 Pre-Arb

Tanner Rainey signed a 1 year , $545,000 contract with the Cincinnati Reds, including $545,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $545,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $545,000
Average Salary:
$545,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2015-2015 Signing Bonus

Tanner Rainey signed a 1 year , $432,950 contract with the Cincinnati Reds, including $432,950 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $432,950.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $432,950
Average Salary:
$432,950
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$5,412,626

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

2 teams

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2015 22
Signing Bonus
$432,950
$432,950
2018 25
Reserve / minor-buried
$61,530
$494,480
2019 26
Active
$402,840
$897,320
Champion
2020 27
Injured
$211,926
$1,109,246
2021 28
Active
$443,380
$1,552,626
2022 29
Injured / Arb Avoided
$860,000
$2,412,626
2023 30
Active / Arb Avoided
$1,500,000
$3,912,626
2024 31
Active / Arb Avoided
$1,500,000
$5,412,626
Total      
$5,412,626
$5,412,626
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2015
22
$432,950
$432,950
$432,950
2018
25
$61,530
$61,530
$494,480
2019
26
$402,840
$402,840
$897,320
2020
27
$211,926
$211,926
$1,109,246
2021
28
$443,380
$443,380
$1,552,626
2022
29
$860,000
$860,000
$2,412,626
2023
30
$1,500,000
$1,500,000
$3,912,626
2024
31
$1,500,000
$1,500,000
$5,412,626
Total
$4,979,676
$432,950
$5,412,626
$5,412,626

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Incentives Cash Cumulative
2 $61,530 $432,950 - $494,480
6 $4,918,146 - - $4,918,146

Injuries

Year Dates Reason
2020 WSH Sep 12, 2020 - Sep 27, 2020 Arm
2021 WSH May 19, 2021 - May 26, 2021 COVID-19
2021 WSH Jun 28, 2021 - Jul 29, 2021 Leg
2022 WSH Jul 14, 2022 - Oct 05, 2022 Elbow
2023 WSH Mar 30, 2023 - Sep 29, 2023 Elbow (Tommy John)
  • Nov 14, 2023 Signed a 1 year $1.5 million contract with Washington (WSH), avoiding arbitration
  • Dec 20, 2022 Signed a 1 year $1.5 million contract with Washington (WSH), avoiding arbitration
  • Mar 22, 2022 Signed a 1 year $860,000 contract with Washington (WSH), avoiding arbitration
  • Mar 01, 2021 Signed a 1 year $589,000 contract with Washington (WSH)
  • Mar 05, 2020 Signed a 1 year $572,200 contract with Washington (WSH)
  • Dec 12, 2018 Traded to Washington (WSH) from Cincinnati (CIN) for Tanner Roark
  • Jun 16, 2015 Signed a contract with Cincinnati (CIN)
  • Jun 08, 2015 Drafted by Cincinnati (CIN): Round 2 (#71 overall)
Year Team GP GS H R ER BB K HR W L SV IP ERA WHIP WAR
2024 WSH 25 0 28 19 19 18 22 5 0 0 0 26.0 6.58 1.77 -0.17
2023 WSH 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 0.00 2.00 0.05
2022 WSH 29 0 26 16 11 13 36 5 1 3 12 30.0 3.30 1.30 0.29
2021 WSH 38 0 29 27 26 25 42 6 1 3 3 31.7 7.39 1.71 0.00
2020 WSH 20 0 8 6 6 7 32 4 1 1 0 20.3 2.66 0.74 1.01
2019 WSH 52 0 32 22 21 38 74 6 2 3 0 48.3 3.91 1.45 -0.01
2018 CIN 8 0 13 19 19 12 7 4 0 0 0 7.0 24.43 3.57 0.00
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