Kevin Gausman

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Toronto Blue Jays Starting Pitcher Age: 32-31d Exp: 8.151 Years Bat/Throw: Left/Right
Drafted: Round 1 (#4 overall), 2012 College: Louisiana State Agent(s): (Klutch Sports Group)

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  • Current Contract

    Kevin Gausman signed a 5 year / $110,000,000 contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, including $110,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $22,000,000. In 2023, Gausman will earn a base salary of $21,000,000, while carrying a total salary of $21,000,000.

    2022-2026 Free Agent

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $110,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $22,000,000
    Free Agent: 2027 / UFA
    Year   Age Service Status Base Salary Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2022 Contract details by year 31 7.151 $21,000,000 $22,000,000 $21,000,000 $21,000,000 $21,000,000($21,000,000)
    2023 Contract details by year 32 8.151 $21,000,000 $22,000,000 $21,000,000 $21,000,000 $21,000,000($42,000,000)
    2024 Contract details by year 33 $24,000,000 $22,000,000 $24,000,000 $24,000,000 $24,000,000($66,000,000)
    2025 Contract details by year 34 $23,000,000 $22,000,000 $23,000,000 $23,000,000 $23,000,000($89,000,000)
    2026 Contract details by year 35 $23,000,000 $22,000,000 $23,000,000 $23,000,000 $23,000,000($112,000,000)
    2027 Free Agent Year 36 UFA  
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

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    2021-2021 Qualifying Offer

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $18,900,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $18,900,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA

    2020-2020 Free Agent

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $9,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $9,000,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2019-2019 Arbitration

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $9,350,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $9,350,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2019-2019Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $6,534,936
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,534,936
    Free Agent:

    2018-2018Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,733,304
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,733,304
    Free Agent:

    2018-2018 Arbitration

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $5,600,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,600,000
    Free Agent:

    2017-2017 Arbitration

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,450,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,450,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2016-2016 Pre-Arbitration

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $532,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $532,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2015-2015 Pre-Arbitration

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $522,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $522,000
    Free Agent:

    2014-2014 Pre-Arbitration

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $502,500
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $502,500
    Free Agent:

    2013-2013 Pre-Arbitration

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

    2012-2012Signing Bonus

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $4,320,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,320,000
    Free Agent:
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $348,087 - - $348,087
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $249,877 - - $249,877
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $231,049 - - $231,049
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $532,000 - - $532,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $3,450,000 - $100,000 $3,550,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,866,696 - - $1,866,696
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $3,733,304 - - $3,733,304
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $2,815,064 - - $2,815,064
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $6,534,936 - - $6,534,936
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $3,333,333 - - $3,333,333
    2021 Player Cash Earnings ALL MLB (2ND) $18,900,000 - - $18,900,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $21,000,000 - - $21,000,000
    Est. Earnings
    (10 seasons)
    $62,994,346 - $100,000 $63,094,346
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $21,000,000 - - $21,000,000
    2024 Player Cash Earnings $24,000,000 - - $24,000,000
    2025 Player Cash Earnings $23,000,000 - - $23,000,000
    2026 Player Cash Earnings $23,000,000 - - $23,000,000
    $153,994,346 - $100,000 $154,094,346
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    5 seasons Player Cash Earnings $8,544,317 - - $8,644,317
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $8,401,632 - - $8,401,632
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,815,064 - - $2,815,064
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $22,233,333 - - $22,233,333
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $21,000,000 - - $21,000,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    05/06/2019 Player contract details by year 5 games $251,345 Intentionally throwing at Jose Urena (MIA)
    5 $251,345
  • Transactions

    Nov 28 2021Signed a 5 year $110 million contract with Toronto (TOR)
    Nov 11 2020Signed a 1 year $18.9 million contract with San Francisco (SF)
    Nov 1 2020San Francisco (SF) extended an $18.9 million Qualifying Offer
    Dec 10 2019Signed a 1 year $9 million contract with San Francisco (SF)
    Aug 5 2019Claimed off waivers by Cincinnati (CIN)
    May 6 2019Suspended 5 games for Intentionally throwing at Jose Urena (MIA), forfeiting $251,345 in 2019 salary with Atlanta (ATL)
    Jan 11 2019Signed a 1 year $9.35 million contract with Atlanta (ATL), avoiding arbitration
    Jul 31 2018Traded to Atlanta (ATL) from Baltimore (BAL) with Darren O'Day for Jean Carlos Encarnacion, Brett Cumberland, Evan Phillips, Bruce Zimmerman and $2.5M of international bonus pool
    Feb 13 2018Signed a 1 year $5.6 million contract with Baltimore (BAL), avoiding arbitration
    Feb 5 2017Signed a 1 year $3.45 million contract with Baltimore (BAL), avoiding arbitration
    Mar 4 2016Signed a 1 year $532,000 contract with Baltimore (BAL)
    Mar 10 2015Signed a 1 year $522,000 contract with Baltimore (BAL)
    Mar 3 2014Signed a 1 year $502,500 contract with Baltimore (BAL)
    May 23 2013Signed a 1 year $490k contract with Baltimore (BAL)
    Jul 12 2012Signed a contract with Baltimore (BAL)
    Jun 7 2012Drafted by Baltimore (BAL): Round 1 (#4 overall)

  • Injuries

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  • 2023 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA WHIP WAR
    2022 TOR 31 31 174.2 188 72 65 28 205 15 12 10 0 3.35 1.237 3.05
    2021 SF 34 33 192.0 150 66 60 50 227 20 14 6 0 2.81 1.042 5.11
    2020 SF 12 10 59.2 50 26 24 16 79 8 3 3 0 3.62 1.106 1.33
    2019 CIN 31 17 102.1 113 71 65 32 114 15 3 9 0 5.72 1.417 -0.71
    2018 ATL 32 31 183.2 189 85 80 50 148 26 10 11 0 3.92 1.301 2.03
    2017 BAL 34 34 186.2 208 99 97 71 179 29 11 12 0 4.68 1.495 1.98
    2016 BAL 30 30 179.2 183 76 72 47 174 28 9 12 0 3.61 1.28 3.85
    2015 BAL 25 17 112.1 109 56 53 29 103 17 4 7 0 4.25 1.228 1.03
    2014 BAL 20 20 113.1 111 48 45 38 88 7 7 7 0 3.57 1.315 1.21
    2013 BAL 20 5 47.2 51 30 30 13 49 8 3 5 0 5.66 1.343 -0.38
    Totals 269 228 1352.0 1,352 629 591 374 1,366 173 76 82 0 3.93 1.277 18.50
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