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Center Field Age: 31 Exp: 5.134 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#74 overall), 2006 College: Miami (FL) Agent(s): Nez Balelo (CAA Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Jon Jay signed a 1 year / $8,000,000 contract with the Chicago Cubs, including $8,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $8,000,000. In 2017, Jay will earn a base salary of $8,000,000. Jay has a cap hit of $8,000,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $8,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $8,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2017 Contract details by year 32 $8,000,000 $8,000,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2016

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $10,975,000
    Signing Bonus $1,250,000
    Average Salary $5,487,500
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 30 $3,500,000 $625,000 $4,125,000
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $6,225,000 $625,000 $6,850,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2006 Player Cash Earnings - $480,000 - $480,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $416,000 - - $416,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $504,000 - - $504,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $524,000 - - $524,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $3,250,000 - - $3,250,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 $1,250,000 - $4,750,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $6,225,000 - - $6,225,000
    Est. Earnings (7 seasons) $14,819,000 $1,730,000 - $16,549,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000
    $22,819,000 $1,730,000 - $24,549,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Jon Jay ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($8,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #134
    Chicago Cubs: #7
    Center Field: #11

    Total Cash ($8,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #131
    Center Field: #11

    Average Annual ($8,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #132
    Center Field: #10
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 SD 90 82 347 49 101 26 1 2 26 19 2 78 .291 .339 .389 .728
    2015 STL 79 53 210 25 44 5 1 1 10 19 0 36 .210 .306 .257 .563
    2014 STL 140 109 413 52 125 16 3 3 46 28 6 78 .303 .372 .378 .750
    2013 STL 157 141 548 75 151 27 2 7 67 52 10 103 .276 .351 .370 .721
    2012 STL 117 108 443 70 135 22 4 4 40 34 19 71 .305 .373 .400 .773
    2011 STL 159 107 455 56 135 24 2 10 37 28 6 81 .297 .344 .424 .768
    2010 STL 105 66 287 47 86 19 2 4 27 24 2 50 .300 .359 .422 .781
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 3 yrs, $0
    • Avg. Salary: $0
    • MLB Rank: 1,663
    • CF Rank: 83

    Previous Contract

    • Free Agent: 2017
    • Avg. Salary: $5,487,500
    • MLB Rank: 230
    • CF Rank: 12

    Comparable Players

    We've selected the following players based on their age, contract status, and statistical production to compare Jon Jay to.

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Jay's current age (31), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    3 $0 $0


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Jay statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: Games Played %, Hits per game, Runs per game, RBIs per game, Strikeouts per game, Batting Average, On-Base %

    Player GP % H R RBI K AVG OBP
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    Average
    Jon Jay 2015-2016 52.47 0.85 0.44 0.21 0.68 0.260 0.325
    % Change
    Median Prime % Change 0.00%
    Average Prime % Change 0.00%


    Jon Jay's Calculated Market Value

    After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

    Terms Avg. Salary
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