Jeff Samardzija
Starting Pitcher
Drafted: Round 5 (#149 overall), 2006
Experience: 11.028 Years
College: Notre Dame
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2006 Player Cash Earnings - $7,250,000 - $7,250,000
2007 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 $500,000 - $1,000,000
2008 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $500,000 - $1,500,000
2009 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 $500,000 - $1,000,000
2010 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 $500,000 - $3,000,000
2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 $500,000 - $3,500,000
2012 Player Cash Earnings $2,640,000 - - $2,640,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,640,000 - - $2,640,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,541,066 - - $2,541,065
2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,803,935 - - $2,803,935
2015 Player Cash Earnings $9,800,000 - - $9,800,000
2016 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 $3,000,000 - $12,000,000
2017 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 $1,500,000 - $19,500,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 $1,500,000 - $19,500,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 $1,500,000 - $19,500,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $6,666,667 $1,500,000 - $8,166,666
12 seasons $97,591,668 $18,750,000 - $116,341,666
  • Dec 5 2015

    Agreed to a 5 year $90 million contract with San Francisco (SF)

  • Nov 15 2015

    Chicago (CHW) extended Qualifying Offer

  • Nov 6 2015

    Extended a $15.8 million qualiying offer by Chicago (CHW)

  • Apr 25 2015

    Suspended 5 games for his role in a brawl against Kansas City (KC), forfeiting $267,759 in 2015 salary with Chicago (CWS)

  • Jan 16 2015

    Signed a 1 year $9.8 million contract with Chicago (CWS)

  • Dec 9 2014

    Traded to Chicago (CHW) from Oakland (OAK) with Michael Ynoa for Marcus Semien, Chris Bassitt, Josh Phegley and Rangel Ravelo

  • Jul 4 2014

    Traded to Oakland (OAK) from Chicago (CHC) with Jason Hammel for Addison Russell, Billy McKinney, Dan Straily and player to be named

  • Feb 8 2014

    Signed a 1 year $5.345 million contract with Chicago (CHC)

  • Jan 19 2013

    Signed a 1 year $2.64 million contract with Chicago (CHC)

  • Oct 31 2011

    Chicago (CHC) declined $3 million option for 2012

  • Jan 12 2007

    Signed a 5 year $10 million contract with Chicago (CHC)

  • Jun 20 2006

    Signed a contract with Chicago (CHC)

  • Jun 7 2006

    Drafted by Chicago (CHC): Round 5 (#149 overall)