John Danks
Starting Pitcher
Drafted: Round 1 (#9 overall), 2003
Experience: 9.041 Years
Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,500,000 Signing Bonus - Average Salary$1,500,000 Free Agent:2018 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
2017 Contract details by year 32 $1,500,000 $1,500,000
Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2003 Player Cash Earnings - $2,100,000 - $2,100,000
2007 Player Cash Earnings $380,000 - - $380,000
2008 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
2009 Player Cash Earnings $520,000 - - $520,000
2010 Player Cash Earnings $3,450,000 - - $3,450,000
2011 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
2012 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 $7,500,000 - $8,000,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $14,250,000 - - $14,250,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $14,250,000 - - $14,250,000
2015 Player Cash Earnings $14,250,000 - - $14,250,000
2016 Player Cash Earnings $14,250,000 - - $14,250,000
8 seasons $68,250,000 $9,600,000 - $77,850,000

Cap Hit

AAV

Cash

  • Mar 20 2017

    Released by Atlanta (ATL)

  • Dec 12 2016

    Signed a contract with Atlanta (ATL)

  • May 13 2016

    Released by Chicago (CHW)

  • Dec 21 2011

    Signed a 5 year $65 million extension with Chicago (CWS)

  • Jan 18 2011

    Signed a 1 year $6 million contract with Chicago (CWS)

  • Jan 19 2010

    Signed a 1 year $3.45 million contract with Chicago (CWS)

  • Feb 24 2009

    Signed a 1 year $520k contract with Chicago (CWS)

  • Feb 27 2008

    Signed a 1 year $400k contract with Chicago (CWS)

  • Apr 1 2007

    Signed a 1 year $380k contract with Chicago (CWS)

  • Dec 23 2006

    Traded to Chicago (CHW) from Texas (TEX) with Nick Masset and Jacob Rasner for Brandon McCarthy and David Paisano

  • Jul 10 2003

    Signed a contract with Texas (TEX)

  • Jun 7 2003

    Drafted by Texas (TEX): Round 1 (#9 overall)