Luis Valbuena

3rd Base Age: 30 Exp: 5.148 Years
Agent(s): Elite Sports Group
  • Current Contract

    Luis Valbuena signed a 1 year / $6,125,000 contract with the Houston Astros, including $6,125,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $6,125,000. In 2016, Valbuena will earn a base salary of $6,125,000. Valbuena has a cap hit of $6,125,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $6,125,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,125,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 30 $6,125,000 $6,125,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 31 UFA  

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $4,200,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,200,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 29 $4,200,000 $4,200,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $400,300 - - $400,300
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $414,700 - - $414,700
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $495,200 - - $495,200
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $930,000 - - $930,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,710,000 - - $1,710,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $4,200,000 - - $4,200,000
    Est. Earnings (6 seasons) $8,150,200 - - $8,150,200
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Luis Valbuena ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($6,125,000) Rank
    MLB: #207
    Houston Astros: #8
    3rd Base: #13

    Total Cash ($6,125,000) Rank
    MLB: #208
    3rd Base: #14

    Average Annual ($6,125,000) Rank
    MLB: #209
    3rd Base: #13
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 HOU 41 37 127 17 28 8 0 5 15 15 0 35 .220 .303 .402 .705
    2015 HOU 132 122 434 62 97 18 0 25 56 50 2 106 .224 .310 .438 .748
    2014 CHC 149 124 478 68 119 33 4 16 51 65 1 113 .249 .341 .435 .776
    2013 CHC 108 91 331 34 72 15 1 12 37 52 1 63 .218 .329 .378 .707
    2012 CHC 90 74 265 26 58 20 0 4 28 36 0 55 .219 .310 .340 .650
    2011 CLE 17 10 43 4 9 0 0 1 1 1 1 9 .209 .227 .279 .506
    2010 CLE 91 76 275 22 53 12 0 2 24 28 1 61 .193 .273 .258 .531
    2009 CLE 103 97 368 52 92 25 3 10 31 26 2 83 .250 .298 .416 .714
    2008 SEA 18 15 49 6 12 5 0 0 1 4 0 11 .245 .315 .347 .662
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    • Avg. Salary: $0
    • 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 Luis Valbuena to.

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Valbuena's current age (30), 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 Valbuena statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing:

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    Luis Valbuena'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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