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Catcher Age: 29 Exp: 5.161 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#5 overall), 2008 College: Florida State Agent(s): Jeff Berry (CAA Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Buster Posey signed a 8 year / $159,000,000 contract with the San Francisco Giants, including a $7,000,000 signing bonus, $159,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $19,875,000. In 2016, Posey will earn a base salary of $20,000,000. Posey has a cap hit of $20,777,777.

    Contract: 8 yr(s) / $159,000,000
    Signing Bonus $7,000,000
    Average Salary $19,875,000
    Free Agent: 2023 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
    2013 Contract details by year 26 $3,000,000 $777,777 $25,000 $3,802,777
    2014 Contract details by year 27 $10,500,000 $777,777 $50,000 $11,327,777
    2015 Contract details by year 28 $16,500,000 $777,777 $75,000 $17,352,777
    2016 Contract details by year 29 $20,000,000 $777,777 - $20,777,777
    2017 Contract details by year 30 $21,400,000 $777,777 - $22,177,777
    2018 Contract details by year 31 $21,400,000 $777,777 - $22,177,777
    2019 Contract details by year 32 $21,400,000 $777,777 - $22,177,777
    2020 Contract details by year 33 $21,400,000 $777,777 - $22,177,777
    2021 Contract details by year 34 $21,400,000 $777,777 - $22,177,777
    2022 Contract details by year 35 $22,000,000 - - $22,000,000
    2023 Free Agent Year 36 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2022 Club Option includes $3 million buyout
    • full no-trade protection
    • MVP, WS MVP: $100,000
    • LCS MVP: $75,000
    • Gold Glove, Silver Slugger: $50,000
    • All-Star selection: $25,000
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2013

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $8,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $8,000,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2013 Contract details by year 26 $8,000,000 $8,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings - $6,200,000 - $6,200,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $575,000 - - $575,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $615,000 - $175,000 $790,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 $7,000,000 $25,000 $10,025,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $10,500,000 - $50,000 $10,550,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $16,500,000 - $75,000 $16,575,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    Est. Earnings (6 seasons) $51,190,000 $13,200,000 $325,000 $64,715,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $21,400,000 - - $21,400,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $21,400,000 - - $21,400,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $21,400,000 - - $21,400,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $21,400,000 - - $21,400,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $21,400,000 - - $21,400,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000
    $161,190,000 $13,200,000 $325,000 $174,715,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Buster Posey ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($20,777,777) Rank
    MLB: #26
    San Francisco Giants: #2
    Catcher: #1

    Total Cash ($20,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #25
    Catcher: #1

    Average Annual ($19,875,000) Rank
    MLB: #35
    Catcher: #1
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 SF 141 133 521 81 150 33 2 14 75 60 6 64 .288 .360 .440 .800
    2015 SF 150 143 557 74 176 28 0 19 95 56 2 52 .316 .377 .469 .846
    2014 SF 147 141 547 72 170 28 2 22 89 47 0 69 .311 .364 .490 .854
    2013 SF 148 140 520 61 153 34 1 15 72 60 2 70 .294 .371 .450 .821
    2012 SF 148 143 530 78 178 39 1 24 103 69 1 96 .336 .408 .549 .957
    2011 SF 45 43 162 17 46 5 0 4 21 18 3 30 .284 .368 .389 .757
    2010 SF 108 105 406 58 124 23 2 18 67 30 0 55 .305 .357 .505 .862
    2009 SF 7 4 17 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .118 .118 .118 .236
  • 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 Buster Posey to.

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Posey's current age (29), 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 Posey statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing:

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    Buster Posey'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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