Joey Votto

1st Base Age: 32 Exp: 8.027 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#44 overall), 2002 College: Richview Collegiate Institute Agent(s): Dan Lozano (MVP Sports Group)
  • Current Contract

    Joey Votto signed a 10 year / $225,000,000 contract with the Cincinnati Reds, including an annual average salary of $22,500,000. In 2016, Votto will earn a base salary of $20,000,000. Votto has a cap hit of $20,000,000.

    Contract: 10 yr(s) / $225,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $22,500,000
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA
    Year   Age Status Base Salary Total Salary
    2014 Contract details by year 30 $12,000,000 $12,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year 31 $14,000,000 $14,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 32 $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 33 $22,000,000 $22,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 34 $25,000,000 $25,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 35 $25,000,000 $25,000,000
    2020 Contract details by year 36 $25,000,000 $25,000,000
    2021 Contract details by year 37 $25,000,000 $25,000,000
    2022 Contract details by year 38 $25,000,000 $25,000,000
    2023 Contract details by year 39 $25,000,000 $25,000,000
    2024 Contract details by year 40 $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2024 Free Agent Year 41 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2024 Club Option includes $7 million buyout
    • full no trade clause
    • All Star: $75,000
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2013

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $38,000,000
    Signing Bonus $6,000,000
    Average Salary $12,666,667
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
    2011 Contract details by year 27 $5,500,000 $2,000,000 $100,000 $7,600,000
    2012 Contract details by year 28 $9,500,000 $2,000,000 $50,000 $11,550,000
    2013 Contract details by year 29 $17,000,000 $2,000,000 $50,000 $19,050,000
    • Gold Glove: $50,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2002 Player Cash Earnings - $600,000 - $600,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $327,000 - - $327,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $380,000 - - $380,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 - - $390,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $437,500 - - $437,500
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $525,000 - - $525,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $5,500,000 $6,000,000 $100,000 $11,600,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $9,500,000 - $50,000 $9,550,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $17,000,000 - $50,000 $17,050,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $60,059,500 $6,600,000 $200,000 $66,859,500
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $22,000,000 - - $22,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
    2024 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    $252,059,500 $6,600,000 $200,000 $258,859,500
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    05/09/2015 Player contract details by year Physical Contact with Official 1 game $76,502 Making physical contact with an umpire
    $1 $76,502
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Joey Votto ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($20,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #33
    Cincinnati Reds: #1
    1st Base: #8

    Total Cash ($20,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #29
    1st Base: #7

    Average Annual ($22,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #24
    1st Base: #5
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 CIN 45 44 148 20 30 4 0 6 24 28 1 48 .203 .341 .351 .692
    2015 CIN 158 156 545 95 171 33 2 29 80 143 13 135 .314 .459 .541 1.000
    2014 CIN 62 61 220 32 56 16 0 6 23 47 1 49 .255 .390 .409 .799
    2013 CIN 162 161 581 101 177 30 3 24 73 135 6 138 .305 .435 .491 .926
    2012 CIN 111 109 374 59 126 44 0 14 56 94 5 85 .337 .474 .567 1.041
    2011 CIN 158 156 588 100 183 40 3 27 103 107 7 127 .311 .417 .527 .944
    2010 CIN 147 143 538 104 173 34 2 37 111 91 12 124 .322 .424 .599 1.023
    2009 CIN 127 124 455 80 146 37 1 24 81 68 3 104 .321 .413 .565 .978
    2008 CIN 147 134 510 65 152 31 3 22 81 57 6 99 .298 .369 .500 .869
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • Free Agent:
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    • MLB Rank: 0

    Comparable Players

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Joey Votto's Calculated Market Value

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