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Center Field Age: 29 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 8 (#259 overall), 2005 College: San Joaquin Delta JC (CA) Agent(s): Octagon
  • Current Contract

    Austin Jackson signed a 1 year / $5,000,000 contract with the Chicago White Sox, including $5,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $5,000,000. In , Jackson will earn a base salary of , a signing bonus of , a roster bonus of , a signing bonus of , a restructure bonus of , a workout bonus of and a incentive bonus of . Jackson has a cap hit of while his dead money value is .

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $5,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,000,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 29 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $7,700,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $7,700,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 28 $1,000,000 $1,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2005 Player Cash Earnings - $800,000 - $800,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $440,000 - - $440,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 - - $500,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,967,213 - - $1,967,213
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $4,032,787 - - $4,032,787
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $6,699,999 - - $6,699,999
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    Est. Earnings (7 seasons) $23,539,999 $800,000 - $24,339,999
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Austin Jackson ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 CHW 54 52 181 24 46 12 2 0 18 17 2 39 .254 .318 .343 .661
    2015 SEA 136 111 491 56 131 26 3 9 48 29 18 126 .267 .311 .387 .698
    2014 DET 154 151 597 71 153 30 6 4 47 47 20 144 .256 .308 .347 .655
    2013 DET 129 127 552 99 150 30 7 12 49 52 8 129 .272 .337 .417 .754
    2012 DET 137 135 543 103 163 29 10 16 66 67 12 134 .300 .377 .479 .856
    2011 DET 153 142 591 90 147 22 11 10 45 56 22 181 .249 .317 .374 .691
    2010 DET 151 140 618 103 181 34 10 4 41 47 27 170 .293 .345 .400 .745
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 2 yrs, $14,115,048
    • Avg. Salary: $7,057,524
    • MLB Rank: 173
    • CF Rank: 11

    Previous Contract

    • Free Agent: 2017
    • Avg. Salary: $5,000,000
    • MLB Rank: 244
    • CF Rank: 15

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Lorenzo Cain 2 $17,500,000 $8,750,000 29
    Dexter Fowler 1 $13,000,000 $13,000,000 29
    Alejandro De Aza 1 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 30
    Gerardo Parra 3 $27,500,000 $9,166,667 28
    Averages 1.8 $15,750,000 $9,000,000 29


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Jackson's current age (29), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    2 $16,102,564 $8,051,282


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Jackson 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, Stolen Bases per game, On-Base %

    Player GP % H R RBI K SB OBP
    Lorenzo Cain 2014-2015, KC 93.83 1.14 0.59 0.47 0.75 0.21 0.353
    Dexter Fowler 2014-2015, CHC 86.73 0.99 0.6 0.3 0.95 0.11 0.357
    Alejandro De Aza 2013-2014, BAL 92.9 0.95 0.48 0.35 0.89 0.12 0.320
    Gerardo Parra 2014-2015, COL 94.14 0.97 0.48 0.3 0.63 0.08 0.318
    Average 91.90 1.01 0.54 0.36 0.81 0.13 0.34
    Austin Jackson 2015-2016 60.19 0.91 0.42 0.34 0.87 0.11 0.311
    % Change -34.50% -9.90% -22.22% -5.56% -7.41% -15.38% -8.53%
    Median Prime % Change -9.90%
    Average Prime % Change -14.79%


    Austin Jackson'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
    2 years, $14,115,048 7,057,524