Ben Zobrist

Drafted:Round 6 (#184 overall), 2004
College:Dallas Baptist

Current Salary Information

Ben Zobrist signed a 4 year / $18 million contract with the Tampa Bay Rays, including a $561,900 signing bonus, and an annual average salary of $4,500,000.

Contract: 4 yr(s) / $18,000,000 Signing Bonus $561,900 Average Salary $4,500,000 Guaranteed: $18,000,000 Free Agent: 2016 / Unrestricted
Year Base Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
2010 438,100 140,475 - 578,575
2011 4,500,000 140,475 - 4,640,475
2012 4,500,000 140,475 - 4,640,475
2013 5,500,000 140,475 - 5,640,475
2014 7,000,000 - - 7,000,000
2015 7,500,000 - - 7,500,000
2016 FA
  • $18 million guaranteed.
  • 2014 option includes a $2.5 million buyout
  • 2015 option includes a $500k buyout
  • Zobrist to donate up to $0.45M to club charity
  • assignment bonus: $0.75M before end of 2011 season, $0.5M after 2011 season but before end of 2013 season, $0.25M after 2013 season
  • 2015 option may increase based on finish in 2010-14 MVP vote

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Oct 31 2014
Tampa Bay (TB) exercised a $7.5 million option for 2015
Nov 3 2013
Tampa Bay (TB) exercised a $7 million option for 2014
Apr 24 2010
Signed a 3 year $18 million contract extension with Tampa Bay (TB)
Apr 22 2010
Signed a 4 year $18 million contract with Tampa Bay (TB)
Feb 23 2009
Signed a 1 year $415k contract with Tampa Bay (TB)
Jun 7 2004
Drafted by Tampa Bay (TB): Round 6 (#184 overall)