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Center Field Age: 36 Exp: 8.167 Years
Drafted: Round 38 (#1134 overall), 2001 College: Connecticut-Avery Point Agent(s): Relativity Sports
  • Current Contract

    Rajai Davis signed a 1 year / $5,250,000 contract with the Cleveland Indians, including $5,250,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $5,250,000. In , Davis 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 . Davis has a cap hit of while his dead money value is .

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $5,250,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,250,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Incentive Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 36 $5,250,000 $700,000 $5,950,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 37 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $175,000 each for 400, 425, 450, 475, 500, 525, 550 plate appearances
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2015

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $10,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,000,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2014 Contract details by year 34 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year 35 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $316,000 - - $316,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $327,000 - - $327,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $380,000 - - $380,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $392,500 - - $392,500
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $410,000 - - $410,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $1,350,000 - - $1,350,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $2,750,000 - - $2,750,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 - - $500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $5,250,000 - $700,000 $5,950,000
    Est. Earnings (12 seasons) $26,675,500 - $700,000 $27,375,500
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Rajai Davis 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 CLE 134 107 454 74 113 23 2 12 48 33 44 106 .249 .304 .388 .692
    2015 DET 112 73 341 55 88 16 11 8 30 22 18 76 .258 .306 .440 .746
    2014 DET 134 118 461 64 130 27 2 8 51 22 36 75 .282 .320 .401 .721
    2013 TOR 108 80 331 49 86 16 2 6 24 21 45 67 .260 .312 .375 .687
    2012 TOR 142 117 447 64 115 24 3 8 43 29 46 102 .257 .309 .378 .687
    2011 TOR 95 82 320 44 76 21 6 1 29 15 34 63 .238 .273 .350 .623
    2010 OAK 143 133 525 66 149 28 3 5 52 26 50 78 .284 .320 .377 .697
    2009 OAK 125 97 390 65 119 27 5 3 48 29 41 70 .305 .360 .423 .783
    2008 SF 113 44 214 30 52 5 4 3 19 8 29 40 .243 .272 .346 .618
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 1 yrs, $6,028,964
    • Avg. Salary: $6,028,964
    • MLB Rank: 208
    • CF Rank: 12

    Previous Contract

    • Free Agent: 2017
    • Avg. Salary: $5,250,000
    • MLB Rank: 235
    • CF Rank: 13

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Chase Utley 1 $7,000,000 $7,000,000 37
    Ryan Raburn 1 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 34
    Norichika Aoki 1 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 33
    David DeJesus 2 $10,500,000 $5,250,000 34
    Averages 1.3 $6,125,000 $4,900,000 34.5


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Davis's current age (36), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    1 $5,000,000 $5,000,000


    Statistical Comparisons

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

    Player GP % H R RBI SB AVG OBP
    Chase Utley 2014-2015, LAD 81.79 0.9 0.42 0.44 0.05 0.247 0.317
    Ryan Raburn 2014-2015, COL 48.3 0.58 0.26 0.33 0 0.247 0.320
    Norichika Aoki 2014-2015, SEA 73.77 1.05 0.47 0.3 0.13 0.282 0.348
    David DeJesus 2012-2013, TB 84.88 0.85 0.47 0.32 0.04 0.257 0.341
    Average 72.19 0.85 0.41 0.35 0.06 0.26 0.33
    Rajai Davis 2015-2016 80.56 0.79 0.51 0.31 0.25 0.248 0.300
    % Change 11.59% -7.06% 24.39% -11.43% 316.67% -4.62% -9.09%
    Median Prime % Change -4.62%
    Average Prime % Change 45.78%


    Rajai Davis'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, $6,028,964 6,028,964