Ian Kinsler

2nd Base Age: 33 Exp: 9 Years
Drafted: Round 17 (#496 overall), 2003 College: Arizona State Agent(s): Jay Franklin (BBI Sports Group)
  • Current Contract

    Ian Kinsler signed a 5 year / $75,000,000 contract with the Texas Rangers, including an annual average salary of $15,000,000. In 2015, Kinsler will earn a base salary of $16,000,000. Kinsler has a cap hit of $16,000,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $75,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $15,000,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2013 Contract details by year 31 $13,000,000 $13,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year 32 $16,000,000 $16,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year 33 $16,000,000 $16,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 34 $14,000,000 $14,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 35 $11,000,000 $11,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 36 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
    2019 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2018 club option includes $5 million buyout
    • All Star: $100,000
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2008-2013

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $22,000,000
    Signing Bonus $1,000,000
    Average Salary $4,400,000
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
    2008 Contract details by year 26 $500,000 $200,000 $50,000 $750,000
    2009 Contract details by year 27 $3,000,000 $200,000 - $3,200,000
    2010 Contract details by year 28 $4,000,000 $200,000 $50,000 $4,250,000
    2011 Contract details by year 29 $600,000 $200,000 - $800,000
    2012 Contract details by year 30 $7,000,000 $200,000 $50,000 $7,250,000
    2013 Contract details by year 31 $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    • Signing Bonus: $1 million
    • $50k for All-Star Selection
    • 2013 option includes a $500k buyout
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $327,000 - - $327,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $390,708 - - $390,708
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 $1,000,000 $50,000 $1,550,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - $50,000 $4,050,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $600,000 - - $600,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - $50,000 $7,050,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $13,000,000 - - $13,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - $100,000 $16,100,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - $16,000,000
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $60,817,708 $1,000,000 $250,000 $62,067,708
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    09/26/2010 Player contract details by year 1 game $21,857 Excessive celebration of a home run
    $1 $21,857
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Ian Kinsler ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($16,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #44
    Detroit Tigers: #5
    2nd Base: #2

    Total Cash ($16,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #43
    2nd Base: #2

    Average Annual ($15,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #56
    2nd Base: #2
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2015 DET 102 101 410 61 119 25 4 5 46 35 7 62 .290 .347 .407 .754
    2014 DET 161 160 684 100 188 40 4 17 92 29 15 79 .275 .307 .420 .727
    2013 TEX 136 135 545 85 151 31 2 13 72 51 15 59 .277 .344 .413 .757
    2012 TEX 157 157 655 105 168 42 5 19 72 60 21 90 .256 .326 .423 .749
    2011 TEX 152 151 608 119 155 34 4 31 76 87 27 70 .255 .355 .477 .832
    2010 TEX 103 102 391 73 112 18 1 9 45 56 15 57 .286 .383 .407 .790
    2009 TEX 143 142 561 99 141 32 4 29 83 59 31 75 .251 .326 .478 .804
    2008 TEX 121 120 518 102 165 41 4 18 71 45 26 67 .319 .375 .517 .892

    Valuation

    Trending Up

    • Previous Rating: -20.80
    • Current Salary: $16,000,000

    Production Points

    • Season Total: 247.25
    • Points/Game: 2.42

    Current TVS Rankings

    953 MLB
    230 Infield
    32 Detroit Tigers