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Center Field Age: 31 Exp: 8.141 Years
Agent(s): Scott Boras (Boras Corporation)
  • Current Contract

    Carlos Gomez signed a 1 year / $11,500,000 contract with the Texas Rangers, including $11,500,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $11,500,000. In 2017, Gomez will earn a base salary of $11,500,000. Gomez has a cap hit of $11,500,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $11,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $11,500,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Status Base Salary Total Salary
    2017 Contract details by year 32 $11,500,000 $11,500,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2016 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary Dead Cap Hit
    2016 Contract details by year $9,000,000 $9,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $380,000 - - $380,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $395,000 - - $395,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $437,500 - - $437,500
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $1,150,000 - - $1,150,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,962,500 - $25,000 $1,987,500
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $4,300,000 - - $4,300,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - $50,000 $7,050,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,928,961 - - $2,928,961
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $5,071,039 - - $5,071,039
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $110,920 - - $110,920
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $34,235,920 - $75,000 $34,310,920
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $11,500,000 - - $11,500,000
    $45,735,920 - $75,000 $45,810,920
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    04/22/2014 Player contract details by year 3 games $114,754 Bench clearing brawl with Pittsburgh (PIT)
    09/26/2013 Player contract details by year 1 game $23,497 Bench clearing brawl with Atlanta (ATL)
    $4 $138,251
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Carlos Gomez ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($11,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #102
    Texas Rangers: #5
    Center Field: #7

    Total Cash ($11,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #101
    Center Field: #7

    Average Annual ($11,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #98
    Center Field: #6
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 HOU 118 113 411 45 95 22 1 13 53 34 18 136 .231 .298 .384 .682
    2015 MIL 115 110 435 61 111 29 2 12 56 31 18 101 .255 .314 .414 .728
    2014 MIL 148 145 574 95 163 34 4 23 73 47 34 141 .284 .356 .477 .833
    2013 MIL 147 143 536 80 152 27 10 24 73 37 40 146 .284 .338 .506 .844
    2012 MIL 137 98 415 72 108 19 4 19 51 20 37 98 .260 .305 .463 .768
    2011 MIL 94 59 231 37 52 11 3 8 24 15 16 64 .225 .276 .403 .679
    2010 MIL 97 67 291 38 72 11 3 5 24 17 18 72 .247 .298 .357 .655
    2009 MIN 137 86 315 51 72 15 5 3 28 22 14 72 .229 .287 .337 .624
    2008 MIN 153 143 577 79 149 24 7 7 59 25 33 142 .258 .296 .360 .656
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 3 yrs, $34,464,824
    • Avg. Salary: $11,488,275
    • MLB Rank: 108
    • CF Rank: 7

    Previous Contract

    • Free Agent: 2018
    • Avg. Salary: $507,500
    • MLB Rank: 946
    • CF Rank: 46

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Melvin Upton 5 $72,500,000 $14,500,000 28
    Nick Markakis 4 $44,000,000 $11,000,000 31
    Dexter Fowler 1 $13,000,000 $13,000,000 29
    Melky Cabrera 3 $42,000,000 $14,000,000 30
    Averages 3.3 $42,875,000 $13,192,308 29.5


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Gomez's current age (31), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    3 $39,852,941 $13,284,314


    Statistical Comparisons

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

    Player GP % H R RBI K AVG OBP
    Melvin Upton 2011-2012, ATL 93.52 0.93 0.54 0.52 1.11 0.245 0.316
    Nick Markakis 2013-2014, ATL 99.38 1.11 0.54 0.35 0.51 0.274 0.335
    Dexter Fowler 2014-2015, CHC 86.73 0.99 0.6 0.3 0.95 0.262 0.357
    Melky Cabrera 2013-2014, CHW 70.06 1.18 0.53 0.45 0.5 0.293 0.340
    Average 87.42 1.05 0.55 0.41 0.77 0.27 0.34
    Carlos Gomez 2015-2016 74.69 0.88 0.45 0.47 1.02 0.243 0.304
    % Change -14.56% -16.19% -18.18% 14.63% -32.47% -10.00% -10.59%
    Median Prime % Change -14.56%
    Average Prime % Change -12.48%


    Carlos Gomez'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, $34,464,824 11,488,275