Alex Gordon

Left Field Age: 31 Exp: 7.092 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#2 overall), 2005 College: Nebraska Agent(s): Casey Close (Excel Sports Management)
  • Current Contract

    Alex Gordon signed a 4 year / $37,500,000 contract with the Kansas City Royals, including an annual average salary of $9,375,000. In 2015, Gordon will earn a base salary of $14,000,000. Gordon has a cap hit of $14,000,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $37,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $9,375,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Incentive Total Salary
    2012 Contract details by year $6,000,000 $25,000 $6,025,000
    2013 Contract details by year $9,000,000 $50,000 $9,050,000
    2014 Contract details by year $10,750,000 $50,000 $10,800,000
    2015 Contract details by year $14,000,000 - $14,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year $14,000,000 - $14,000,000
    2017 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • All Star: $50,000
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2011

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,400,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,400,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Total Salary
    2011 Contract details by year $1,400,000 $1,400,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2005 Player Cash Earnings - $4,000,000 - $4,000,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $380,000 - - $380,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $406,000 - - $406,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $457,000 - - $457,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $1,150,000 - - $1,150,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,400,000 - - $1,400,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - $25,000 $6,025,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - $50,000 $9,050,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $10,750,000 - $50,000 $10,800,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $43,543,000 $4,000,000 $125,000 $47,668,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Alex Gordon ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($14,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #60
    American: #32
    American Central: #9
    Kansas City Royals: #1
    Left Field: #7

    Total Cash ($14,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #62
    Left Field: #7

    Average Annual ($9,375,000) Rank
    MLB: #134
    Left Field: #9