Jon Jay

Center Field Age: 31 Exp: 5.134 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#74 overall), 2006 College: Miami (FL) Agent(s): Nez Balelo (CAA Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Jon Jay signed a 2 year / $10,975,000 contract with the St. Louis Cardinals, including a $1,250,000 signing bonus, $10,975,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $5,487,500. In 2016, Jay will earn a base salary of $6,225,000. Jay has a cap hit of $6,850,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $10,975,000
    Signing Bonus $1,250,000
    Average Salary $5,487,500
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 30 $3,500,000 $625,000 $4,125,000
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $6,225,000 $625,000 $6,850,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,250,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,250,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2014 Contract details by year 29 $3,250,000 $3,250,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2006 Player Cash Earnings - $480,000 - $480,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $416,000 - - $416,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $504,000 - - $504,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $524,000 - - $524,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $3,250,000 - - $3,250,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 $1,250,000 - $4,750,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $6,225,000 - - $6,225,000
    Est. Earnings (7 seasons) $14,819,000 $1,730,000 - $16,549,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Jon Jay ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($6,850,000) Rank
    MLB: #182
    San Diego Padres: #6
    Center Field: #11

    Total Cash ($6,225,000) Rank
    MLB: #203
    Center Field: #15

    Average Annual ($5,487,500) Rank
    MLB: #233
    Center Field: #13
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 SD 46 43 180 20 50 13 0 2 15 14 2 43 .278 .337 .383 .720
    2015 STL 79 53 210 25 44 5 1 1 10 19 0 36 .210 .306 .257 .563
    2014 STL 140 109 413 52 125 16 3 3 46 28 6 78 .303 .372 .378 .750
    2013 STL 157 141 548 75 151 27 2 7 67 52 10 103 .276 .351 .370 .721
    2012 STL 117 108 443 70 135 22 4 4 40 34 19 71 .305 .373 .400 .773
    2011 STL 155 107 452 55 134 24 2 9 36 28 6 81 .296 .344 .418 .762
    2010 STL 105 66 287 47 86 18 2 4 27 24 2 50 .300 .359 .418 .777
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

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    Comparable Players

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Jon Jay'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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