Carlos Ruiz

Catcher Age: 36 Exp: 8.069 Years
Agent(s): Marc Kligman
  • Current Contract

    Carlos Ruiz signed a 3 year / $26,000,000 contract with the Philadelphia Phillies, including an annual average salary of $8,666,667. In 2015, Ruiz will earn a base salary of $8,500,000. Ruiz has a cap hit of $8,500,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $26,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $8,666,667
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Total Salary
    2014 Contract details by year $8,500,000 $8,500,000
    2015 Contract details by year $8,500,000 $8,500,000
    2016 Contract details by year $8,500,000 $8,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year $4,500,000 $4,500,000
    2018 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2017 Option: $500,000 buyout
    • 125 Games Started: $500,000
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2010-2013

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $8,850,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,950,000
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Incentive Total Salary
    2010 Contract details by year $1,900,000 $100,000 $2,000,000
    2011 Contract details by year $2,750,000 $200,000 $2,950,000
    2012 Contract details by year $3,700,000 - $3,700,000
    2013 Contract details by year $5,000,000 - $5,000,000
    • 2013 option includes  a $500k buyout (Exercised)
    • $100k for 120, 130, 140 GS
    • 2013 Suspended 25 Games (PED)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    1998 Player Cash Earnings - $8,000 - $8,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $380,000 - - $380,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $425,000 - - $425,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $475,000 - - $475,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $1,900,000 - $100,000 $2,000,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $2,750,000 - $200,000 $2,950,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $3,700,000 - - $3,700,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $8,500,000 - - $8,500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $8,500,000 - - $8,500,000
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $31,630,000 $8,000 $300,000 $31,938,000
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    11/27/2012 Player contract details by year 25 games $505,464 violating MLB drug prevention and treatment program
    $25 $505,464
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Carlos Ruiz ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($8,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #146
    Philadelphia Phillies: #6
    Catcher: #5

    Total Cash ($8,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #144
    Catcher: #5

    Average Annual ($8,666,667) Rank
    MLB: #141
    Catcher: #6
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2015 PHI 34 33 115 7 28 6 0 0 8 11 0 19 .243 .315 .296 .611
    2014 PHI 110 104 381 43 96 25 1 6 31 46 4 60 .252 .347 .370 .333

    Valuation

    Trending Up

    • Previous Rating: -5.43
    • Current Salary: $8,500,000

    Production Points

    • Season Total: 81.75
    • Points/Game: 2.4

    Current TVS Rankings

    690 MLB
    50
    23 Philadelphia Phillies