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Mark Buehrle

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Toronto Blue Jays Starting Pitcher Age: 41-303d Exp: 15.078 Years Bat/Throw: Left/Left
Drafted: Round 38 (#1139 overall), 1998 College: Jefferson JC (MO) Agent(s): Jeff Berry (CAA Sports)

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Blue Jays – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Mark Buehrle signed a 4 year / $58,000,000 contract with the Miami Marlins, including a $4,000,000 signing bonus, $58,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $14,500,000. In , Buehrle will earn a base salary of , a signing bonus of , a roster bonus of , a signing bonus of , a restructure bonus of , a workout bonus of and a incentive bonus of , while carrying a total salary of and a dead cap value of .

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $58,000,000
    Signing Bonus $4,000,000
    Average Salary $14,500,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2012 Contract details by year 33 $6,000,000 $1,000,000 - $7,000,000 $7,000,000 $10,000,000($10,000,000)
    2013 Contract details by year 34 $11,000,000 $1,000,000 - $12,000,000 $12,000,000 $11,000,000($21,000,000)
    2014 Contract details by year 35 $18,000,000 $1,000,000 $50,000 $19,050,000 $19,050,000 $18,050,000($39,050,000)
    2015 Contract details by year 36 $19,000,000 $1,000,000 - $20,000,000 $20,000,000 $19,000,000($58,050,000)
    2016 Free Agent Year 37 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $4M signing bonus (deferred without interest)
    • All Star: $50,000
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

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    2008-2011

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $56,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $14,000,000
    Free Agent: 2012 / UFA

    2004-2007

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $18,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,000,000
    Free Agent: 2008 / UFA

    2003-2003

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $445,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $445,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2002-2002

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $310,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $310,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2001-2001

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $225,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $225,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2000-2000

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $200,000
    Signing Bonus $150,000
    Average Salary $200,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    1999 Player Cash Earnings - $150,000 - $150,000
    2000 Player Cash Earnings $200,000 - - $200,000
    2001 Player Cash Earnings $225,000 - - $225,000
    2002 Player Cash Earnings $310,000 - - $310,000
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $445,000 - - $445,000
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $575,000 - - $575,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $7,750,000 - - $7,750,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $9,500,000 - - $9,500,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - $40,000 $14,040,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - $25,000 $14,025,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - $25,000 $14,025,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 $4,000,000 - $10,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 - - $11,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 - $50,000 $18,050,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $19,000,000 - - $19,000,000
    Est. Earnings
    (16 seasons)
    $132,505,000 $4,150,000 $140,000 $136,795,000
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    12 seasons Player Cash Earnings $78,505,000 $150,000 - $78,745,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 $4,000,000 - $10,000,000
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $48,000,000 - - $48,050,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Transactions

    Dec 7 2011Signed a 4 year $58 million contract with Miami (MIA)
    Jul 8 2007Signed a 4 year $56 million contract with Chicago (CWS)
    Oct 10 2006Chicago (CWS) exercised $9.5 million option for 2007
    Dec 11 2003Signed a 3 year $18 million contract with Chicago (CWS)
    Mar 7 2003Signed a 1 year $445k contract with Chicago (CWS)
    Mar 1 2002Signed a 1 year $310k contract with Chicago (CWS)
    Mar 1 2001Signed a 1 year $225k contract with Chicago (CWS)
    Mar 1 2000Signed a 1 year $200k contract with Chicago (CWS)
    Jun 24 1998Drafted by Chicago (CWS): Round 38 (#1139 overall)

  • Injuries

    A look at the injuries for Mark Buehrle, 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
    2015 TOR 32 32 198.2 214 100 84 33 91 22 15 8 0 3.81 1.243 1.33
    2014 TOR 32 32 202.0 228 83 76 46 119 15 13 10 0 3.39 1.356 3.48
    2013 TOR 33 33 203.2 223 100 94 51 139 24 12 10 0 4.15 1.345 2.17
    2012 MIA 31 31 202.1 197 88 84 40 125 26 13 13 0 3.74 1.171 4.22
    2011 CHW 31 31 205.1 221 93 82 45 109 21 13 9 0 3.59 1.295 3.82
    2010 CHW 33 33 210.1 246 105 100 49 99 17 13 13 0 4.28 1.403 4.04
    2009 CHW 33 33 213.1 222 97 91 45 105 27 13 10 0 3.84 1.252 5.26
    2008 CHW 34 34 218.2 240 106 92 52 140 22 15 12 0 3.79 1.335 4.44
    Totals 387 2528.2 2,722 1,188 1,073 543 1,443 282 161 125 0 3.82 1.291 28.76