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Designated Hitter Age: 37 Exp: 12.114 Years
Agent(s): Alan Nero, Scott Pucino (Octagon)
  • Current Contract

    Victor Martinez signed a 4 year / $68,000,000 contract with the Detroit Tigers, including $68,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $17,000,000. In 2017, Martinez will earn a base salary of $18,000,000. Martinez has a cap hit of $18,000,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $68,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $17,000,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 36 $14,000,000 $14,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 37 $18,000,000 $18,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 38 $18,000,000 $18,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 39 $18,000,000 $18,000,000
    Contract Notes:
    • 10 Team Trade Block Protection (2015)
    • Full No Trade 2016-2018
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2014

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $50,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $12,500,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2011 Contract details by year 32 $12,000,000 $12,000,000
    2012 Contract details by year 33 $13,000,000 $13,000,000
    2013 Contract details by year 34 $13,000,000 $13,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year 35 $12,000,000 $12,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $304,500 - $10,000 $314,500
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 $1,000,000 - $1,500,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $800,000 - - $800,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $4,250,000 - - $4,250,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $6,200,000 - - $6,200,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $7,700,000 - - $7,700,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $13,000,000 - - $13,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $13,000,000 - - $13,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 - - $18,000,000
    Est. Earnings (13 seasons) $104,754,500 $1,000,000 $10,000 $105,764,500
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 - - $18,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 - - $18,000,000
    $140,754,500 $1,000,000 $10,000 $141,764,500
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Victor Martinez ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($18,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #43
    Detroit Tigers: #4
    Designated Hitter: #2

    Total Cash ($18,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #41
    Designated Hitter: #3

    Average Annual ($17,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #46
    Designated Hitter: #2
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 DET 154 143 553 65 160 22 0 27 86 50 0 90 .289 .350 .476 .826
    2015 DET 120 114 440 39 108 20 0 11 64 31 0 52 .245 .301 .366 .667
    2014 DET 151 150 561 87 188 33 0 32 103 70 3 42 .335 .409 .565 .974
    2013 DET 159 153 605 68 181 36 0 14 83 54 0 62 .299 .353 .428 .781
    2011 DET 145 144 540 76 178 40 0 12 103 46 1 51 .330 .380 .470 .850
    2010 BOS 127 122 493 64 149 32 1 20 79 40 1 52 .302 .351 .493 .844
    2009 CLE 155 151 588 88 178 33 1 23 108 75 1 74 .303 .381 .480 .861
    2008 CLE 73 68 266 30 74 17 0 2 35 24 0 32 .278 .337 .365 .702
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    • Avg. Salary: $0
    • MLB Rank: 0
    • DH Rank: 0

    Previous Contract

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

    Comparable Players

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

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Martinez's current age (37), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

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    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Martinez statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing:

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    Victor Martinez'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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