Starlin Castro

2nd Base Age: 26 Exp: 5.15 Years
Agent(s): Kinzer Management Group
  • Current Contract

    Starlin Castro signed a 7 year / $60,000,000 contract with the Chicago Cubs, including a $6,000,000 signing bonus, $60,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $8,571,429. In 2016, Castro will earn a base salary of $7,000,000. Castro has a cap hit of $7,857,142.

    Contract: 7 yr(s) / $60,000,000
    Signing Bonus $6,000,000
    Average Salary $8,571,429
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2013 Contract details by year 23 $5,000,000 $857,142 $5,857,142
    2014 Contract details by year 24 $5,000,000 $857,142 $5,857,142
    2015 Contract details by year 25 $6,000,000 $857,142 $6,857,142
    2016 Contract details by year 26 $7,000,000 $857,142 $7,857,142
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $9,000,000 $857,142 $9,857,142
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $10,000,000 $857,142 $10,857,142
    2019 Contract details by year 29 $11,000,000 $857,142 $11,857,142
    2020 Contract details by year 30 $16,000,000 - $16,000,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 31 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2020 Club Option includes $1 million buyout
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2012

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $567,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $567,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2012 Contract details by year 22 $567,000 $567,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $327,472 - - $327,472
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $440,000 - - $440,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $567,000 - - $567,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 $6,000,000 - $11,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
    Est. Earnings (6 seasons) $17,334,472 $6,000,000 - $23,334,472
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 - - $11,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000
    $48,334,472 $6,000,000 - $54,334,472
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Starlin Castro ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($7,857,142) Rank
    MLB: #160
    New York Yankees: #12
    2nd Base: #9

    Total Cash ($7,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #177
    2nd Base: #11

    Average Annual ($8,571,429) Rank
    MLB: #152
    2nd Base: #11
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 NYY 44 44 170 13 46 9 1 5 18 8 2 31 .271 .307 .424 .731
    2015 CHC 151 133 547 52 145 23 2 12 69 21 6 91 .265 .296 .380 .676
    2014 CHC 134 133 528 58 154 33 1 14 65 35 4 100 .292 .339 .438 .777
    2013 CHC 161 159 666 59 162 33 2 10 44 30 9 129 .243 .283 .344 .627
    2012 CHC 162 161 646 78 183 29 12 14 78 36 25 100 .283 .323 .430 .753
    2011 CHC 154 154 659 88 204 34 9 10 65 34 22 93 .310 .343 .434 .777
    2010 CHC 122 118 453 52 135 31 5 3 41 27 9 70 .298 .343 .408 .751
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    • 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 Starlin Castro to.

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Castro's current age (26), 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 Castro statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing:

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    Starlin Castro'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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