A.J. Burnett
Starting Pitcher
Drafted: Round 8 (#217 overall), 1995
Experience: 16.038 Years
Contract: 1 yr(s) / $8,500,000 Signing Bonus - Average Salary$8,500,000 Free Agent:2016 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
2015 Contract details by year 38 $8,500,000 $8,500,000
Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2002 Player Cash Earnings $367,500 - - $367,500
2003 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000
2004 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000
2005 Player Cash Earnings $3,650,000 - - $3,750,000
2006 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $6,000,000 - $7,000,000
2007 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000
2008 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000
2009 Player Cash Earnings $16,500,000 - - $16,500,000
2010 Player Cash Earnings $16,500,000 - - $16,500,000
2011 Player Cash Earnings $16,500,000 - - $16,500,000
2012 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
2012 Player Cash Earnings $11,500,000 - - $11,500,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $8,500,000 - - $8,500,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 $7,500,000 - $15,000,000
2015 Player Cash Earnings $8,500,000 - - $8,500,000
11 seasons $132,517,500 $13,500,000 - $146,117,500

Cap Hit

AAV

Cash

  • Nov 14 2014

    Signed a 1 year $8.5 million contract with Pittsburgh (PIT)

  • Nov 4 2014

    Declined a $12.75 million option for 2015 with Philadelphia (PHI)

  • Feb 12 2014

    Signed a 1 year $16 million contract with Philadelphia (PHI)

  • Feb 20 2012

    Traded to Pittsburgh (PIT) from New York (NYY) with cash considerations for Diego Moreno and Exicardo Cayones

  • Dec 18 2008

    Signed a 5 year $82.5 million contract with New York (NYY)

  • Dec 6 2005

    Signed a 5 year $55 million contract with Toronto (TOR)

  • Jan 17 2005

    Signed a 1 year $3.6 million contract with Florida (FLA)

  • Dec 20 2003

    Signed a 1 year $2.5 million contract with Florida (FLA)

  • Jun 1 1995

    Drafted by New York (NYM): Round 8 (#217 overall)