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Starting Pitcher Age: 36 Exp: 6.172 Years
College: Michigan Agent(s): ACES
  • Current Contract

    Rich Hill signed a 1 year / $6,000,000 contract with the Oakland Athletics, including $6,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $6,000,000. In 2016, Hill will earn a base salary of $6,000,000. Hill has a cap hit of $6,000,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $6,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,000,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 36 $6,000,000 $6,000,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 37 UFA  
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,934,426
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,934,426
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 36 $3,934,426 $3,934,426
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2002 Player Cash Earnings - $302,000 - $302,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $316,000 - - $316,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $327,000 - - $327,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $445,000 - - $445,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $445,000 - - $445,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $414,000 - - $414,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $725,000 - - $725,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $142,076 - - $142,076
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $387,016 - - $387,016
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $452,985 - - $452,985
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $72,103 - - $72,103
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,065,574 - - $2,065,574
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $3,934,426 - - $3,934,426
    Est. Earnings (11 seasons) $11,126,180 $302,000 - $11,428,180
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Rich Hill ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($6,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #207
    Los Angeles Dodgers: #15
    Starting Pitcher: #64

    Total Cash ($6,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #213
    Starting Pitcher: #63

    Average Annual ($6,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #208
    Starting Pitcher: #63
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA WHIP
    2016 OAK 19 19 105.1 71 27 24 32 125 4 12 5 0 2.05 0.978
    2015 BOS 4 4 29. 14 5 5 5 36 2 2 1 0 1.55 0.655
    2014 NYY 16 0 5.1 7 2 2 6 9 0 0 0 3.38 2.438
    2013 CLE 63 0 38.2 38 30 27 29 51 3 1 2 0 6.28 1.733
    2012 BOS 25 0 19.2 17 4 4 11 21 1 0 0 1.83 1.424
    2011 BOS 9 0 8. 3 3 12 0 0 0 0.00 0.75
    2010 BOS 6 0 4. 5 1 3 1 0 0 0.00 1.5
    2009 BAL 15 13 57.2 68 53 50 40 46 7 3 3 0 7.80 1.873
    2008 CHC 5 5 19.2 13 9 9 18 15 2 1 0 0 4.12 1.576
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 2 yrs, $25,285,389
    • Avg. Salary: $12,642,694
    • MLB Rank: 87

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2017
    • Avg. Salary: $6,000,000
    • MLB Rank: 208

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Hisashi Iwakuma 1 $12,000,000 $12,000,000 34
    John Lackey 2 $32,000,000 $16,000,000 37
    Chris Young 2 $11,500,000 $5,750,000 36
    Colby Lewis 1 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 36
    Averages 1.5 $15,375,000 $10,250,000 35.8


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Hill's current age (36), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    2 $24,666,667 $12,333,333


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Hill statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: Games Started, Innings Pitched per game, Wins/Start, Strikeouts per 9 innings, ERA, WHIP per season

    Player GS IP/G W/S SO ERA WHIP
    Hisashi Iwakuma 2014-2015, SEA 24.00 6.43 0.50 5.52 3.53 1.06
    John Lackey 2014-2015, CHC 32.00 6.5 0.42 5.3 3.27 1.25
    Chris Young 2014-2015, KC 23.50 4.55 0.49 2.98 3.42 1.17
    Colby Lewis 2014-2015, TEX 31.00 6.05 0.44 4.44 4.90 1.37
    Average 27.63 5.88 0.46 4.56 3.78 1.21
    Rich Hill 2014-2016 7.67 3.58 0.61 4.36 2.00 0.97
    % Change -72.24% -39.12% 32.61% -4.39% 47.09% 19.83%
    Median Prime % Change 7.72%
    Average Prime % Change -2.70%


    Rich Hill'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
    2 years, $25,285,389 12,642,694