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2nd Base Age: 37 Exp: 12.027 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#15 overall), 2000 College: California-Los Angeles Agent(s): Arn Tellem (Wasserman Media Group)
  • Current Contract

    Chase Utley signed a 1 year / $7,000,000 contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers, including $7,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $7,000,000. In 2016, Utley will earn a base salary of $7,000,000. Utley has a cap hit of $7,000,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $7,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $7,000,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 37 $7,000,000 $7,000,000
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Dead Salary
    2016 Contract details by year $2,000,000 - $2,000,000

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,000,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 37 $2,000,000 $2,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2000 Player Cash Earnings - $1,780,000 - $1,780,000
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $300,000 - - $300,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $345,000 - - $345,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 - - $500,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 $2,000,000 $100,000 $6,600,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - $100,000 $7,600,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 - $100,000 $11,100,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - $50,000 $15,050,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - - $15,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - - $15,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - - $15,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - - $15,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,130,000 - - $2,130,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $12,870,000 - $1,130,000 $14,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000
    Est. Earnings (13 seasons) $123,145,000 $3,780,000 $1,480,000 $128,405,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Chase Utley ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($7,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #174
    Los Angeles Dodgers: #11
    2nd Base: #11

    Total Cash ($9,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #131
    2nd Base: #7

    Average Annual ($7,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #177
    2nd Base: #14
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 LAD 84 73 317 48 83 16 2 6 30 30 1 67 .262 .340 .382 .722
    2015 PHI 107 96 373 37 78 22 3 8 39 32 4 64 .209 .284 .349 .633
    2014 PHI 155 148 589 74 159 36 6 11 78 53 10 85 .270 .339 .407 .746
    2013 PHI 131 124 476 73 135 25 6 18 69 45 8 79 .284 .348 .475 .823
    2012 PHI 83 81 301 48 77 15 2 11 45 43 11 43 .256 .365 .429 .794
    2011 PHI 103 100 398 54 103 21 6 11 44 39 14 47 .259 .344 .425 .769
    2010 PHI 115 114 425 75 117 20 2 16 65 63 13 63 .275 .387 .445 .832
    2009 PHI 156 154 571 112 161 28 4 31 93 88 23 110 .282 .397 .508 .905
    2008 PHI 159 159 607 113 177 41 4 33 104 64 14 104 .292 .373 .535 .908
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 1 yrs, $6,587,691
    • Avg. Salary: $6,587,691
    • MLB Rank: 191

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2017
    • Avg. Salary: $7,000,000
    • MLB Rank: 177

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    David Freese 1 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 32
    Alexei Ramirez 1 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 34
    Juan Uribe 1 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 36
    Howie Kendrick 2 $20,000,000 $10,000,000 32
    Averages 1.3 $7,750,000 $6,200,000 33.5


    Base Calculated Value

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

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    1 $7,285,714 $7,285,714


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Utley statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: Games Played %, Hits per game, Runs per game, RBIs per game, Strikeouts per game, Batting Average, On-Base %

    Player GP % H R RBI K AVG OBP
    David Freese 2014-2015, PIT 78.7 0.9 0.42 0.44 0.91 0.258 0.322
    Alexei Ramirez 2014-2015, SD 96.3 1.01 0.43 0.44 0.48 0.261 0.294
    Juan Uribe 2014-2015, CLE 68.52 0.95 0.34 0.44 0.71 0.283 0.328
    Howie Kendrick 2014-2015, LAD 84.57 1.16 0.54 0.47 0.7 0.294 0.342
    Average 82.02 1.01 0.43 0.45 0.70 0.27 0.32
    Chase Utley 2015-2016 73.18 0.84 0.45 0.36 0.69 0.233 0.309
    % Change -10.78% -16.83% 4.65% -20.00% 1.43% -13.70% -3.44%
    Median Prime % Change -10.78%
    Average Prime % Change -8.38%


    Chase Utley'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.

    Terms Avg. Salary
    1 years, $6,587,691 6,587,691