Ryan Howard

1st Base Age: 35 Exp: 9.145 Years
Drafted: Round 5 (#140 overall), 2001 College: Missouri State Agent(s): CAA Sports
  • Current Contract

    Ryan Howard signed a 5 year / $125,000,000 contract with the Philadelphia Phillies, including an annual average salary of $25,000,000. In 2015, Howard will earn a base salary of $25,000,000. Howard has a cap hit of $25,000,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $125,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $25,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Total Salary
    2012 Contract details by year $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2013 Contract details by year $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year $25,000,000 $25,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year $25,000,000 $25,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year $25,000,000 $25,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year $23,000,000 $23,000,000
    2018 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Limited no-trade clause
    • 2017 option includes a $10 million buyout
    • All Star: $25,000
    • MVP: 1st ($100,000), 2nd ($75,000), 3rd ($50,000)
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2009-2011

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $54,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $18,000,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Incentive Total Salary
    2009 Contract details by year $15,000,000 $50,000 $15,050,000
    2010 Contract details by year $19,000,000 $50,000 $19,050,000
    2011 Contract details by year $20,000,000 - $20,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2001 Player Cash Earnings - $230,000 - $230,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $355,000 - - $355,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 - - $900,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - $50,000 $15,050,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $19,000,000 - $50,000 $19,050,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
    Est. Earnings (11 seasons) $155,255,000 $230,000 $100,000 $155,585,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Ryan Howard ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($25,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #4
    National: #2
    National East: #1
    Philadelphia Phillies: #1
    1st Base: #1

    Total Cash ($25,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #4
    1st Base: #1

    Average Annual ($25,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #7
    1st Base: #1
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2014 PHI 153 146 569 65 127 18 1 23 95 67 0 190 .223 .310 .380 .333
    2015 PHI 9 9 34 0 6 3 0 0 2 1 0 12 .176 .200 .265 .465