Jake Arrieta
Starting Pitcher
Drafted: Round 5 (#159 overall), 2007
Experience: 8.145 Years
College: Texas Christian
Contract: 1 yr(s) / $6,000,000 Signing Bonus - Average Salary$6,000,000 Free Agent:2023 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
2021 Contract details by year 35 $4,000,000 $4,000,000
2022 Contract details by year 36 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
Contract Notes:
  • 2022 club option includes a $2M buyout
  • $250,000 each for 150, 160, 170, 180 innings pitched
Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2007 Player Cash Earnings - $1,100,000 - $1,100,000
2010 Player Cash Earnings $254,945 - - $254,945
2011 Player Cash Earnings $419,000 - - $419,000
2012 Player Cash Earnings $488,500 - - $488,500
2013 Player Cash Earnings $256,838 - - $256,838
2013 Player Cash Earnings $259,662 - - $259,662
2014 Player Cash Earnings $544,500 - - $544,500
2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,630,000 - - $3,630,000
2016 Player Cash Earnings $10,700,000 - - $10,700,000
2017 Player Cash Earnings $15,637,500 - - $15,637,500
2018 Player Cash Earnings $30,000,000 - - $30,000,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $7,407,407 - - $7,407,407
2021 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000
14 seasons $98,598,352 $1,100,000 - $99,698,352

Cap Hit

#76
Starting Pitcher
#11
Chicago Cubs
#249
MLB

AAV

#77
Starting Pitcher
#197
MLB

Cash

#77
Starting Pitcher
#239
MLB
  • Feb 12 2021

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

  • Nov 4 2019

    Exercised a $20M option for 2020 with Philadelphia (PHI)

  • Oct 24 2019

    Exercised a $20M player option for 2020

  • Mar 11 2018

    Signed a 3 year $75 million contract with Philadelphia (PHI)

  • Nov 6 2017

    Chicago (CHC) extended a $17.4 million Qualifying Offer for 2018

  • Jan 13 2017

    Signed a 1 year $15.6375 million contract with Chicago (CHC), avoiding arbitration

  • Feb 6 2016

    Signed a 1 year $10.7 million contract with Chicago (CHC), avoiding arbitration

  • Jan 16 2015

    Signed a 1 year $3.63 million contract with Chicago (CHC)

  • Mar 3 2014

    Signed a 1 year $544,500 contract with Chicago (CHC)

  • Jul 2 2013

    Traded to Chicago (CHC) from Baltimore (BAL) with Pedro Strop and $388,100 for Scott Feldman and Steve Clevenger

  • Mar 8 2013

    Signed a 1 year $516,500 contract with Baltimore (BAL)

  • Mar 10 2012

    Signed a 1 year $488k contract with Baltimore (BAL)

  • Mar 3 2011

    Signed a 1 year $419k contract with Baltimore (BAL)

  • Jun 10 2010

    Signed a 1 year $400k contract with Baltimore (BAL)

  • Aug 15 2007

    Signed a contract with Baltimore (BAL)

  • Jun 7 2007

    Drafted by Baltimore (BAL): Round 5 (#159 overall)