David Ortiz

Designated Hitter Age: 39 Exp: 16.048 Years
Arbitration: 0-0 Agent(s): Fern Cuza & Diego Bentz (Relativity Sports)
  • Current Contract

    David Ortiz signed a 1 year / $16,000,000 contract with the Boston Red Sox, including an annual average salary of $16,000,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $16,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $16,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year $16,000,000 $16,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year $10,000,000 $10,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year $10,000,000 $10,000,000
    2018 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2016-17 Options increase based on
      425 PA: $11M
      475 PA: $12M 
      500 PA: $13M
      525 PA: $14M
      575 PA: $15M
      600 PA: $16M 
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2012

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $14,575,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $14,575,000
    Free Agent: 2013 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Total Salary
    2012 Contract details by year $14,575,000 $14,575,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2001 Player Cash Earnings $260,000 - $25,000 $285,000
    2002 Player Cash Earnings $950,000 - - $950,000
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 - - $1,250,000
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $4,587,500 - - $4,587,500
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $5,250,000 - - $5,250,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 $4,000,000 - $8,500,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $12,500,000 $2,000,000 - $12,500,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $12,500,000 $2,000,000 $50,000 $12,550,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $12,500,000 $2,000,000 - $12,500,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $12,500,000 $2,000,000 $50,000 $12,550,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $12,500,000 $2,000,000 $150,000 $12,650,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $14,575,000 $2,000,000 - $14,575,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 $4,000,000 $50,000 $15,050,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 $3,000,000 - $15,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 $3,000,000 - $16,000,000
    Est. Earnings $140,872,500 $26,000,000 $325,000 $144,197,500
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    07/18/2011 Player contract details by year 3 games $204,918 Role in a brawl against Baltimore (BAL)
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how David Ortiz ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($16,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #46
    American: #24
    American East: #0
    Boston Red Sox: #3
    Designated Hitter: #2

    Total Cash ($16,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #45
    Designated Hitter: #2

    Average Annual ($16,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #49
    Designated Hitter: #3