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1st Base Age: 34 Exp: 9.151 Years
Drafted: Round 17 (#500 overall), 2000 Agent(s): Brian Grieper (Paragon Sports International)
  • Current Contract

    Mike Napoli signed a 1 year / $7,000,000 contract with the Cleveland Indians, including $7,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $7,000,000. In 2016, Napoli will earn a base salary of $7,000,000. Napoli has a cap hit of $7,000,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $7,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $7,000,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 34 $7,000,000 $7,000,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 35 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $500,000 each for 450, 500, 550, 600, 625, 645 plate appearances

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary Dead Cap Hit
    2015 Contract details by year $14,500,000 $14,500,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $395,000 - - $395,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $425,000 - - $425,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $3,600,000 - - $3,600,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $5,800,000 - - $5,800,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $9,400,000 - - $9,400,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - $8,000,000 $13,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - $16,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $14,500,000 - - $14,500,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $65,620,000 - $8,000,000 $73,620,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Mike Napoli ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($7,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #174
    Cleveland Indians: #3
    1st Base: #15

    Total Cash ($7,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #177
    1st Base: #16

    Average Annual ($7,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #177
    1st Base: #14
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 CLE 94 93 359 61 86 15 1 22 68 44 3 133 .240 .323 .471 .794
    2015 BOS 133 115 407 46 91 20 1 18 50 57 3 118 .224 .324 .410 .734
    2014 BOS 119 116 415 49 103 20 0 17 55 78 3 133 .248 .370 .419 .789
    2013 BOS 139 131 498 79 129 38 2 23 92 73 1 187 .259 .360 .482 .842
    2012 TEX 108 102 352 53 80 9 2 24 56 56 1 125 .227 .343 .469 .812
    2011 TEX 113 102 369 72 118 25 0 30 75 58 4 85 .320 .414 .631 1.045
    2010 LAA 140 127 453 60 108 24 1 26 68 42 4 137 .238 .316 .468 .784
    2009 LAA 114 100 382 60 104 22 1 20 56 40 3 103 .272 .350 .492 .842
    2008 LAA 78 71 227 39 62 9 1 20 49 35 7 70 .273 .374 .586 .960
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 2 yrs, $25,658,240
    • Avg. Salary: $12,829,120
    • MLB Rank: 87

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2017
    • Avg. Salary: $7,000,000
    • MLB Rank: 177

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Victor Martinez 4 $68,000,000 $17,000,000 36
    Nelson Cruz 4 $57,000,000 $14,250,000 34
    Kendrys Morales 2 $17,000,000 $8,500,000 31
    Billy Butler 3 $30,000,000 $10,000,000 28
    Averages 3.3 $43,000,000 $13,230,769 32.3


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Napoli's current age (34), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    2 $29,470,588 $14,735,294


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Napoli 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, Doubles per game

    Player GP % H R RBI K AVG OBP HR 2B
    Victor Martinez 2013-2014, DET 95.68 1.19 0.5 0.6 0.34 0.316 0.380 0.15 0.22
    Nelson Cruz 2013-2014, SEA 82.72 1.03 0.51 0.69 0.93 0.269 0.331 0.25 0.19
    Kendrys Morales 2013-2014, KC 78.4 0.97 0.36 0.48 0.72 0.254 0.313 0.12 0.21
    Billy Butler 2013-2014, OAK 96.6 1.01 0.38 0.47 0.63 0.280 0.350 0.08 0.19
    Average 88.35 1.05 0.44 0.56 0.66 0.28 0.34 0.15 0.20
    Mike Napoli 2014-2016 81.03 0.81 0.45 0.5 1.11 0.237 0.340 0.16 0.16
    % Change -8.29% -22.86% 2.27% -10.71% -68.18% -15.36% 0.00% 6.67% -20.00%
    Median Prime % Change -10.71%
    Average Prime % Change -15.16%


    Mike Napoli'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, $25,658,240 12,829,120