Gerardo Parra

Left Field Age: 29 Exp: 6.145 Years
Agent(s): Relativity Sports
  • Current Contract

    Gerardo Parra signed a 3 year / $27,500,000 contract with the Colorado Rockies, including $27,500,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $9,166,667. In 2016, Parra will earn a base salary of $8,000,000. Parra has a cap hit of $8,000,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $27,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $9,166,667
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 29 $8,000,000 $8,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 30 $8,000,000 $8,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 31 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 32 $12,000,000 $12,000,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2019 club option includes a $1.5 million buyout
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary Dead Cap Hit
    2015 Contract details by year $4,021,995 $4,021,995
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $4,055,000 - - $4,055,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $426,000 - - $426,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $502,000 - - $502,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,350,000 - - $2,350,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,590,163 - - $1,590,163
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $3,259,837 - - $3,259,837
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,215,505 - - $2,215,505
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $4,021,995 - - $4,021,995
    Est. Earnings (7 seasons) $18,820,500 - - $18,820,500
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000
    $38,320,500 - - $38,320,500
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Gerardo Parra ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($8,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #149
    Colorado Rockies: #4
    Right Field: #12

    Total Cash ($8,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #150
    Right Field: #13

    Average Annual ($9,166,667) Rank
    MLB: #140
    Right Field: #15
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 COL 41 38 168 23 47 14 1 3 20 2 6 27 .280 .288 .429 .717
    2015 MIL 155 126 547 83 159 36 5 14 51 28 14 92 .291 .328 .452 .780
    2014 MIL 150 126 529 64 138 22 4 9 40 32 9 100 .261 .308 .369 .677
    2013 ARI 156 147 601 79 161 43 4 10 48 48 10 100 .268 .323 .403 .726
    2012 ARI 133 90 385 58 105 21 2 7 36 33 15 77 .273 .335 .392 .727
    2011 ARI 138 121 436 53 127 19 7 7 45 42 14 81 .291 .356 .415 .771
    2010 ARI 130 90 352 29 90 18 6 3 29 22 1 75 .256 .302 .366 .668
    2009 ARI 116 102 440 56 128 21 7 5 57 24 5 86 .291 .325 .405 .730
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 4 yrs, $33,490,307
    • Avg. Salary: $8,372,577
    • MLB Rank: 156

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2020
    • Avg. Salary: $9,166,667
    • MLB Rank: 140

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Melky Cabrera 3 $42,000,000 $14,000,000 30
    Ben Zobrist 4 $18,000,000 $4,500,000 28
    Allen Craig 5 $31,000,000 $6,200,000 28
    Dexter Fowler 1 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 28
    Averages 3.3 $25,125,000 $7,730,769 28.5


    Base Calculated Value

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

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    4 $35,482,927 $8,870,732


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Parra statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: Games Played %, Hits per game, Strikeouts per game, Runs per game, RBIs per game, Batting Average, On-Base %

    Player GP % H K R RBI AVG OBP
    Melky Cabrera 2013-2014, CHW 70.06 1.18 0.5 0.53 0.45 0.293 0.340
    Ben Zobrist 2008-2009, TB 66.98 0.94 0.65 0.58 0.57 0.287 0.386
    Allen Craig 2011-2012, STL 59.69 1.07 0.66 0.56 0.69 0.309 0.354
    Dexter Fowler 2013-2014, CHC 72.53 0.97 0.91 0.56 0.33 0.270 0.372
    Average 67.32 1.04 0.68 0.56 0.51 0.29 0.36
    Gerardo Parra 2014-2015 94.14 0.97 0.63 0.48 0.3 0.276 0.318
    % Change 39.84% -6.73% 7.35% -14.29% -41.18% -4.83% -11.67%
    Median Prime % Change -6.73%
    Average Prime % Change -4.50%


    Gerardo Parra'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
    4 years, $33,490,307 8,372,577