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Relief Pitcher Age: 34 Exp: 12.15 Years
Agent(s): Scott Boras (Boras Corporation)
  • Current Contract

    Francisco Rodriguez signed a 2 year / $13,000,000 contract with the Milwaukee Brewers, including $13,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $6,500,000. In 2016, Rodriguez will earn a base salary of $7,500,000. Rodriguez has a cap hit of $7,500,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $13,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,500,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 33 $3,500,000 $3,500,000
    2016 Contract details by year 34 $7,500,000 $7,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 35 $6,000,000 $6,000,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 36 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $4M deferred
    • 2017 option includes a $2 million buyout
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,250,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,250,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2014 Contract details by year 32 $3,250,000 $3,250,000
    • Incentives: $550k 
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $312,500 - - $312,500
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 - - $375,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $440,000 - - $440,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $3,775,000 - - $3,775,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $8,500,000 $2,000,000 - $10,500,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $11,500,000 - - $11,500,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $2,450,819 - - $2,450,819
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $9,049,180 $666,667 - $9,715,847
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,256,831 - - $1,256,831
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $743,169 - - $743,169
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $3,250,000 - - $3,250,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $5,500,000 - - $5,500,000
    Est. Earnings (14 seasons) $79,152,499 $2,666,667 - $81,819,166
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000
    2018* Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000
    $83,152,499 $2,666,667 - $85,819,166
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Francisco Rodriguez ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($7,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #159
    Detroit Tigers: #11
    Relief Pitcher: #15

    Total Cash ($5,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #229
    Relief Pitcher: #32

    Average Annual ($6,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #189
    Relief Pitcher: #19
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    Statistics

    Season Team Games IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA WHIP
    2016 DET 49 45.2.3 37 18 15 17 41 5 1 3 36 2.95 1.18
    2015 MIL 60 57. 38 15 14 11 62 6 1 3 38 2.21 0.86
    2014 MIL 69 68. 49 23 23 18 73 14 5 5 44 3.04 0.985
    2013 MIL 48 46.2 42 14 14 14 54 7 3 2 10 2.70 1.2
    2012 MIL 78 72. 65 37 35 31 72 8 2 7 3 4.38 1.333
    2011 NYM 73 71.2 67 22 21 26 79 4 6 2 23 2.64 1.298
    2010 NYM 53 57.1 45 14 14 21 67 3 4 2 25 2.20 1.151
    2009 NYM 70 68. 51 34 28 38 73 7 3 6 35 3.71 1.309
    2008 LAA 76 68.1 54 21 17 34 77 4 2 3 62 2.24 1.288
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 2 yrs, $23,698,656
    • Avg. Salary: $11,849,328
    • MLB Rank: 99

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2017
    • Avg. Salary: $6,500,000
    • MLB Rank: 189

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    David Robertson 4 $46,000,000 $11,500,000 29
    Jonathan Papelbon 4 $50,000,000 $12,500,000 31
    Francisco Rodriguez 2 $13,000,000 $6,500,000 32
    Huston Street 2 $18,000,000 $9,000,000 32
    Averages 3 $31,750,000 $10,583,333 31


    Base Calculated Value

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

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    2 $22,300,000 $11,150,000


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Rodriguez statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: Innings Pitched per game, Strikeouts per 9 innings, ERA, WHIP per season

    Player IP/G Saves SO ERA WHIP
    David Robertson 2013-2014, CHW 0.98 0.32 1.3 2.55 1.05
    Jonathan Papelbon 2010-2011, PHI 1.03 0.53 1.27 3.43 1.10
    Francisco Rodriguez 2013-2014, MIL 0.98 0.46 1.09 2.90 1.07
    Huston Street 2014-2015, LAA 0.99 0.66 0.93 2.29 1.05
    Average 1.00 0.49 1.15 2.79 1.07
    Francisco Rodriguez 2015-2016 0.94 0.68 0.94 2.54 1.00
    % Change -6.00% 38.78% -18.26% 8.96% 6.54%
    Median Prime % Change 6.54%
    Average Prime % Change 6.00%


    Francisco Rodriguez'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, $23,698,656 11,849,328