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1st Base Age: 35 Exp: 11.168 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#0 overall), 1999 Agent(s): Mike Milchin (Relativity Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Justin Morneau signed a 1 year / $1,000,000 contract with the Chicago White Sox, including $1,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $1,000,000. In 2016, Morneau will earn a base salary of $1,000,000. Morneau has a cap hit of $1,000,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,000,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 35 $1,000,000 $1,000,000
    Contract Notes:
    • Incentive: $2.5M (plate appearances, max 400)
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Dead Salary
    2016 Contract details by year $750,000 - $750,000

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $750,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $750,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 35 $750,000 $750,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    1999 Player Cash Earnings - $290,000 - $290,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $345,000 - - $345,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - - $385,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 - - $4,500,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $7,400,000 $6,000,000 $25,000 $13,425,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $10,600,000 - $25,000 $10,625,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - $25,000 $14,025,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,371,584 - - $2,371,584
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $12,628,416 $1,000,000 - $13,628,416
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $7,250,000 - - $7,250,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $750,000 - - $750,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000
    Est. Earnings (12 seasons) $94,230,000 $7,290,000 $75,000 $101,595,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Justin Morneau ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($1,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #534
    Chicago White Sox: #19
    1st Base: #26

    Total Cash ($1,750,000) Rank
    MLB: #456
    1st Base: #26

    Average Annual ($1,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #536
    1st Base: #26
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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 47 190 15 49 14 1 6 25 10 0 51 .258 .296 .437 .733
    2015 COL 49 43 168 19 52 10 3 3 15 13 0 25 .310 .363 .458 .821
    2014 COL 135 127 502 62 160 32 3 17 82 34 0 60 .319 .364 .496 .860
    2013 MIN 152 145 572 62 148 36 0 17 77 50 0 110 .259 .323 .411 .734
    2012 MIN 134 133 505 63 135 26 2 19 77 49 1 102 .267 .333 .440 .773
    2011 MIN 69 68 264 19 60 16 0 4 30 19 0 44 .227 .285 .333 .618
    2010 MIN 81 79 296 53 102 25 1 18 56 50 0 62 .345 .437 .618 1.055
    2009 MIN 135 135 508 85 139 31 1 30 100 72 0 86 .274 .363 .516 .879
    2008 MIN 163 163 623 97 187 47 4 23 129 76 0 85 .300 .374 .499 .873
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 1 yrs, $13,186,148
    • Avg. Salary: $13,186,148
    • MLB Rank: 86

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2017
    • Avg. Salary: $1,000,000
    • MLB Rank: 536

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Juan Uribe 2 $15,000,000 $7,500,000 34
    Mike Napoli 2 $32,000,000 $16,000,000 32
    Mike Morse 2 $16,000,000 $8,000,000 32
    Adrian Beltre 5 $80,000,000 $16,000,000 31
    Averages 2.8 $35,750,000 $13,000,000 32.3


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Morneau's current age (35), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    1 $11,875,000 $11,875,000


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Morneau 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 %, Home Runs per game

    Player GP % H R RBI K AVG OBP HR
    Juan Uribe 2012-2013, LAD 61.11 0.7 0.31 0.34 0.6 0.253 0.309 0.07
    Mike Napoli 2012-2013, BOS 76.23 0.85 0.53 0.6 1.26 0.246 0.353 0.19
    Mike Morse 2013-2014, MIA 67.59 0.86 0.37 0.4 0.95 0.251 0.308 0.13
    Adrian Beltre 2009-2010, TEX 81.79 1.16 0.52 0.55 0.59 0.297 0.339 0.14
    Average 71.68 0.89 0.43 0.47 0.85 0.26 0.33 0.13
    Justin Morneau 2014-2015 56.79 1.15 0.44 0.53 0.46 0.316 0.363 0.11
    % Change -20.77% 29.21% 2.33% 12.77% 45.88% 21.54% 10.00% -15.38%
    Median Prime % Change 11.39%
    Average Prime % Change 10.70%


    Justin Morneau'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
    1 years, $13,186,148 13,186,148