Miguel Cabrera

1st Base Age: 31 Exp: 11.101 Years
Agent(s): Diego Bentz, Fernando Cuza (Relativity Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Miguel Cabrera signed a 8 year / $152,300,000 contract with the Detroit Tigers, including an annual average salary of $19,037,500. In 2015, Cabrera will earn a base salary of $22,000,000. Cabrera has a cap hit of $22,000,000.

    Contract: 8 yr(s) / $152,300,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $19,037,500
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Total Salary
    2008 Contract details by year $11,300,000 $11,300,000
    2009 Contract details by year $15,000,000 $15,000,000
    2010 Contract details by year $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2011 Contract details by year $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2012 Contract details by year $21,000,000 $21,000,000
    2013 Contract details by year $21,000,000 $21,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year $22,000,000 $22,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year $22,000,000 $22,000,000
    Contract Notes:
    • $100k for LCS MVP
    • $150k for WS MVP
    • $200k for MVP $0.1M for 2nd in vote, $50,000 for 3rd-5th)
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Upcoming Contract Extension

    Contract: 8 yr(s) / $248,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $31,000,000
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA
      Year Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year $28,000,000 $28,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year $28,000,000 $28,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year $30,000,000 $30,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year $30,000,000 $30,000,000
    2020 Contract details by year $30,000,000 $30,000,000
    2021 Contract details by year $30,000,000 $30,000,000
    2022 Contract details by year $32,000,000 $32,000,000
    2023 Contract details by year $32,000,000 $32,000,000
    2024 Contract details by year $30,000,000 $30,000,000
    2025 Contract details by year $30,000,000 $30,000,000
    Miguel Cabrera Contracts, Salaries, Cap Figures 2024 UFA  
    • 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

    2007-2007

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $7,400,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $7,400,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Total Salary
    2007 Contract details by year $7,400,000 $7,400,000
    • won arbitration with Florida 2/07 ($7.4M-$6.7M)
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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
    Est. Earnings (13 seasons) $160,862,000 $1,900,000 $1,100,000 $163,862,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

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

     

    Cap Hit ($22,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #15
    American: #10
    American Central: #3
    Detroit Tigers: #2
    1st Base: #6

    Total Cash ($22,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #16
    1st Base: #6

    Average Annual ($19,037,500) Rank
    MLB: #30
    1st Base: #8