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1st Base Age: 33 Exp: 12.101 Years
Agent(s): Diego Bentz, Fernando Cuza (Relativity Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Miguel Cabrera signed a 8 year / $248,000,000 contract with the Detroit Tigers, including $248,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $31,000,000. In 2016, Cabrera will earn a base salary of $28,000,000. Cabrera has a cap hit of $28,000,000.

    Contract: 8 yr(s) / $248,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $31,000,000
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 33 $28,000,000 $28,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 34 $28,000,000 $28,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 35 $30,000,000 $30,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 36 $30,000,000 $30,000,000
    2020 Contract details by year 37 $30,000,000 $30,000,000
    2021 Contract details by year 38 $30,000,000 $30,000,000
    2022 Contract details by year 39 $32,000,000 $32,000,000
    2023 Contract details by year 40 $32,000,000 $32,000,000
    2024 Contract details by year 41 $30,000,000 $30,000,000
    2025 Contract details by year 42 $30,000,000 $30,000,000
    Contract Notes:
    • Options include $8M buyout 
    • Options vest with Top 10 finish in MVP voting year prior 
    • MVP Bonus: $2M 
    • All-Star MVP: $100k 
    • Gold Glove, Silver Slugger: $100k 
    • LCS MVP: $150k 
    • WS MVP: $200k 
    • MVP Voting (2-5): $200k 
    • MVP Voting (6-10): $100k 
    • All-Star Selection: $50k 
    • Hank Aaron Award: $250k 
    • WS MVP+ Hank Aaron + MVP: $1M
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2008-2015

    Contract: 8 yr(s) / $152,300,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $19,037,500
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2008 Contract details by year 25 $11,300,000 $11,300,000
    2009 Contract details by year 26 $15,000,000 $15,000,000
    2010 Contract details by year 27 $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2011 Contract details by year 28 $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2012 Contract details by year 29 $21,000,000 $21,000,000
    2013 Contract details by year 30 $21,000,000 $21,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year 31 $22,000,000 $22,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year 32 $22,000,000 $22,000,000
    • $100k for LCS MVP
    • $150k for WS MVP
    • $200k for MVP $0.1M for 2nd in vote, $50,000 for 3rd-5th)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    1999 Player Cash Earnings - $1,900,000 - $1,900,000
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $320,000 - - $320,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $370,000 - - $370,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $472,000 - - $472,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $7,400,000 - - $7,400,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $11,300,000 - - $11,300,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - $50,000 $15,050,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - $200,000 $20,200,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - $150,000 $20,150,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $21,000,000 - $300,000 $21,300,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $21,000,000 - $300,000 $21,300,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $22,000,000 - $100,000 $22,100,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $22,000,000 - - $22,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $28,000,000 - - $28,000,000
    Est. Earnings (13 seasons) $188,862,000 $1,900,000 $1,100,000 $191,862,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $28,000,000 - - $28,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $30,000,000 - - $30,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $30,000,000 - - $30,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $30,000,000 - - $30,000,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $30,000,000 - - $30,000,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $32,000,000 - - $32,000,000
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $32,000,000 - - $32,000,000
    2024 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000
    $408,862,000 $1,900,000 $1,100,000 $411,862,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Miguel Cabrera ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($28,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #4
    Detroit Tigers: #1
    1st Base: #1

    Total Cash ($28,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #4
    1st Base: #1

    Average Annual ($31,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #2
    1st Base: #1
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 DET 77 75 295 42 87 16 1 17 48 35 0 56 .295 .368 .529 .897
    2015 DET 119 118 429 64 145 28 1 19 76 77 1 82 .338 .440 .541 .981
    2014 DET 159 158 611 101 191 52 1 25 109 60 1 117 .313 .371 .524 .895
    2013 DET 148 147 555 103 193 26 1 44 137 90 3 94 .348 .442 .636 1.078
    2012 DET 161 161 622 109 205 40 0 44 139 66 4 98 .330 .393 .606 .999
    2011 DET 161 159 572 111 197 48 0 30 105 108 2 89 .344 .448 .586 1.034
    2010 DET 150 150 548 111 180 45 1 38 126 89 3 95 .328 .420 .622 1.042
    2009 DET 160 159 609 96 198 34 0 34 103 68 6 107 .325 .397 .548 .945
    2008 DET 160 159 616 85 180 36 2 37 127 56 1 126 .292 .349 .537 .886
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    • MLB Rank: 0

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent:
    • Avg. Salary: -
    • MLB Rank: 0

    Comparable Players

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

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Cabrera's current age (33), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Miguel Cabrera'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.

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