Justin Morneau

1st Base Age: 33 Exp: 10.168 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#0 overall), 1999 Agent(s): Mike Milchin (Relativity Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Justin Morneau signed a 2 year / $12,500,000 contract with the Colorado Rockies, including an annual average salary of $6,250,000. In 2015, Morneau will earn a base salary of $7,250,000. Morneau has a cap hit of $7,250,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $12,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,250,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Total Salary
    2014 Contract details by year $5,000,000 $5,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year $7,250,000 $7,250,000
    2016 Contract details by year $9,000,000 $9,000,000
    2017 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2016 Option: $750,000 buyout
    • 2015 Incentives:
      550 PA: $500,000 (exercised)
      Top 3 MVP Vote: $1.5 million
      All-Star: $375,000 
    • Trade Bonus: $375,000
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2008-2013

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $80,000,000
    Signing Bonus $6,000,000
    Average Salary $13,333,333
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
    2008 Contract details by year $7,400,000 $1,000,000 $25,000 $8,425,000
    2009 Contract details by year $10,600,000 $1,000,000 $25,000 $11,625,000
    2010 Contract details by year $14,000,000 $1,000,000 $25,000 $15,025,000
    2011 Contract details by year $14,000,000 $1,000,000 - $15,000,000
    2012 Contract details by year $14,000,000 $1,000,000 - $15,000,000
    2013 Contract details by year $14,000,000 $1,000,000 - $15,000,000
    • $100k for WS MVP, MVP 
    • $50k for LCS MVP
    • $25k for Gold Glove, All-Star Selection

     

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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 $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $7,250,000 - - $7,250,000
    Est. Earnings (12 seasons) $91,480,000 $6,290,000 $75,000 $97,845,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

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

     

    Cap Hit ($7,250,000) Rank
    MLB: #181
    National: #92
    National West: #33
    Colorado Rockies: #4
    1st Base: #20

    Total Cash ($7,250,000) Rank
    MLB: #179
    1st Base: #18

    Average Annual ($6,250,000) Rank
    MLB: #206
    1st Base: #23