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Catcher Age: 33 Exp: 9.013 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#110 overall), 2004 College: North Carolina Agent(s): Lou Jon Nero (Octagon)
  • Current Contract

    Chris Iannetta signed a 1 year / $4,250,000 contract with the Seattle Mariners, including $4,250,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $4,250,000. In 2016, Iannetta will earn a base salary of $4,250,000. Iannetta has a cap hit of $4,250,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $4,250,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,250,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 33 $4,250,000 $4,250,000
    2017 Contract details by year 34 $4,250,000 $4,250,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 35 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $150,000 each for 75,80,115,120 starts
    • $200,000 each for 90,95,100,105,110 starts
    • 2017 option vests with 100 starts in 2016 (active roster to finish year)
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2015

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $15,550,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,183,333
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2013 Contract details by year 30 $5,050,000 $5,050,000
    2014 Contract details by year 31 $4,975,000 $4,975,000
    2015 Contract details by year 32 $5,525,000 $5,525,000
    • 2013 Incentives: $100,000 per 100, 110, 115, 120, 125 GP
    • 2014-15 Incentive: $100,000 per 90 GP, $125,000 per 100,110,115,120,125 GP
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2004 Player Cash Earnings - $305,000 - $305,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $327,000 - - $327,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $381,000 - - $381,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $396,000 - - $396,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $415,000 - - $415,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 $83,333 - $1,833,333
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $2,550,000 $83,333 - $2,633,333
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $3,550,000 $83,334 - $3,633,334
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $5,050,000 - - $5,050,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $4,975,000 - - $4,975,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $5,525,000 - - $5,525,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $4,250,000 - - $4,250,000
    Est. Earnings (11 seasons) $29,169,000 $555,000 - $29,724,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $4,250,000 - - $4,250,000
    $33,419,000 $555,000 - $33,974,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Chris Iannetta ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($4,250,000) Rank
    MLB: #267
    Seattle Mariners: #11
    Catcher: #14

    Total Cash ($4,250,000) Rank
    MLB: #276
    Catcher: #15

    Average Annual ($4,250,000) Rank
    MLB: #278
    Catcher: #15
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 SEA 75 71 243 21 52 11 0 7 21 33 0 65 .214 .311 .346 .657
    2015 LAA 92 81 272 28 52 10 0 10 34 41 0 83 .191 .297 .338 .635
    2014 LAA 108 92 306 41 77 22 0 7 43 54 3 91 .252 .373 .392 .765
    2013 LAA 115 102 325 40 73 15 0 11 39 68 0 100 .225 .358 .372 .730
    2012 LAA 79 71 221 27 53 6 1 9 26 29 1 60 .240 .332 .398 .730
    2011 COL 112 105 345 51 82 17 1 14 55 70 6 89 .238 .370 .414 .784
    2010 COL 61 51 188 20 37 6 1 9 27 30 1 48 .197 .318 .383 .701
    2009 COL 93 87 289 41 66 15 2 16 52 43 0 75 .228 .344 .460 .804
    2008 COL 104 96 333 50 88 22 2 18 65 56 0 92 .264 .390 .505 .895
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 3 yrs, $28,279,574
    • Avg. Salary: $9,426,525
    • MLB Rank: 136

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2018
    • Avg. Salary: $4,250,000
    • MLB Rank: 278

    Comparable Players

    We've selected the following players based on their age, contract status, and statistical production to compare Chris Iannetta to.

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Brian McCann 5 $85,000,000 $17,000,000 29
    Geovany Soto 1 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 31
    Ryan Hanigan 3 $10,750,000 $3,583,333 33
    Russell Martin 5 $82,000,000 $16,400,000 31
    Averages 3.5 $44,812,500 $12,803,571 31


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Iannetta's current age (33), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    3 $31,081,578 $10,360,526


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Iannetta statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: Games Played %, Hits per game, RBIs per game, Strikeouts per game, Batting Average, On-Base %, Doubles per game, Home Runs per game

    Player GP % H RBI K AVG OBP 2B HR
    Brian McCann 2012-2013, NYY 68.83 0.86 0.56 0.64 0.242 0.316 0.12 0.18
    Geovany Soto 2013-2014, CHW 24.07 0.77 0.42 1.01 0.247 0.320 0.19 0.13
    Ryan Hanigan 2012-2013, TB 57.72 0.7 0.24 0.34 0.243 0.341 0.12 0.02
    Russell Martin 2013-2014, TOR 73.46 0.88 0.51 0.78 0.256 0.362 0.17 0.11
    Average 56.02 0.80 0.43 0.69 0.25 0.33 0.15 0.11
    Chris Iannetta 2014-2015 61.73 0.65 0.39 0.87 0.223 0.338 0.16 0.09
    % Change 10.19% -18.75% -9.30% -26.09% -10.80% 2.42% 6.67% -18.18%
    Median Prime % Change -10.05%
    Average Prime % Change -7.98%


    Chris Iannetta'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.

    Terms Avg. Salary
    3 years, $28,279,574 9,426,525