Howie Kendrick

2nd Base Age: 32 Exp: 9.091 Years
Drafted: Round 10 (#294 overall), 2002 College: St. John's River CC Agent(s): Larry Reynolds (Reynolds Sports Management)
  • Current Contract

    Howie Kendrick signed a 2 year / $20,000,000 contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers, including $20,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $10,000,000. In 2016, Kendrick will earn a base salary of $10,000,000. Kendrick has a cap hit of $10,000,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $20,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $10,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 32 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 33 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $5M annually deferred to 2018, 2019
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2015

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $33,500,000
    Signing Bonus $1,400,000
    Average Salary $8,375,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2012 Contract details by year 28 $4,500,000 $350,000 $4,850,000
    2013 Contract details by year 29 $8,750,000 $350,000 $9,100,000
    2014 Contract details by year 30 $9,350,000 $350,000 $9,700,000
    2015 Contract details by year 31 $9,500,000 $350,000 $9,850,000
    • Signing Bonus:$1.4 million
    • 15 club trade block in 2012
    • 12 club trade block in 2013
    • 6 club trade block in 2014
    • 4 club trade block in 2015
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2002 Player Cash Earnings - $100,000 - $100,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $327,500 - - $327,500
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $395,000 - - $395,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $432,500 - - $432,500
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 - - $465,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 - - $1,750,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,300,000 - $50,000 $3,350,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 $1,400,000 - $5,900,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $8,750,000 - - $8,750,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $9,350,000 - - $9,350,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $9,500,000 - - $9,500,000
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $38,770,000 $1,500,000 $50,000 $40,320,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2018* Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2019* Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    $58,770,000 $1,500,000 $50,000 $60,320,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Howie Kendrick ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($0) Rank

    Total Cash ($0) Rank

    Average Annual ($0) Rank
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2015 LAD 117 112 464 64 137 23 2 9 54 27 6 82 .295 .336 .412 .748
    2014 LAA 157 157 617 85 181 33 5 7 75 48 14 110 .293 .347 .397 .744
    2013 LAA 122 122 478 55 142 21 4 13 54 23 6 89 .297 .335 .439 .774
    2012 LAA 147 142 550 57 158 32 3 8 67 29 14 115 .287 .325 .400 .725
    2011 LAA 140 136 537 86 153 29 5 18 63 33 11 119 .285 .338 .458 .796
    2010 LAA 158 151 616 67 172 41 4 10 75 28 14 94 .279 .313 .407 .720
    2009 LAA 105 95 374 61 109 21 3 10 61 20 11 71 .291 .334 .444 .778
    2008 LAA 92 90 339 43 104 26 2 3 37 12 11 58 .307 .334 .422 .756
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 3 yrs, $0
    • Avg. Salary: $0
    • MLB Rank: 503

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2018
    • Avg. Salary: $10,000,000
    • MLB Rank: 125

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Brandon Phillips 6 $72,500,000 $12,083,333 30
    J.J. Hardy 3 $40,000,000 $13,333,333 32
    Jhonny Peralta 4 $53,000,000 $13,250,000 31
    Daniel Murphy 3 $37,500,000 $12,500,000 30
    Averages 4 $50,750,000 $12,687,500 30.8


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Kendrick's current age (32), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    3 $0 $0


    Statistical Comparisons

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

    Player GP % H 2B RBI R AVG OBP
    Brandon Phillips 2010-2011, CIN 94.03 1.16 0.22 0.47 0.64 0.287 0.342
    J.J. Hardy 2013-2014, BAL 92.59 0.99 0.18 0.42 0.4 0.264 0.306
    Jhonny Peralta 2012-2013, STL 79.32 0.98 0.24 0.46 0.42 0.267 0.328
    Daniel Murphy 2014-2015, WSH 84.26 1.14 0.27 0.48 0.49 0.285 0.327
    Average 87.55 1.07 0.23 0.46 0.49 0.28 0.33
    Howie Kendrick 2014-2015 84.57 1.16 0.2 0.47 0.54 0.294 0.342
    % Change -3.40% 8.41% -13.04% 2.17% 10.20% 5.00% 3.64%
    Median Prime % Change 3.64%
    Average Prime % Change 1.85%


    Howie Kendrick'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 market value.

    3 yr, $0 ($0 average)