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Catcher Age: 30 Exp: 5.136 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#101 overall), 2007 College: Louisiana-Lafayette Agent(s): Sports One Athlete Management
  • Current Contract

    Jonathan Lucroy signed a 5 year / $11,000,000 contract with the Milwaukee Brewers, including a $500,000 signing bonus, $11,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $2,200,000. In 2016, Lucroy will earn a base salary of $4,250,000. Lucroy has a cap hit of $4,350,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $11,000,000
    Signing Bonus $500,000
    Average Salary $2,200,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
    2012 Contract details by year 26 $500,000 $100,000 - $600,000
    2013 Contract details by year 27 $1,900,000 $100,000 - $2,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year 28 $2,300,000 $100,000 $25,000 $2,425,000
    2015 Contract details by year 29 $3,300,000 $100,000 - $3,400,000
    2016 Contract details by year 30 $4,250,000 $100,000 - $4,350,000
    2017 Contract details by year 31 $5,250,000 - - $5,250,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Signing Bonus: $500,000
    • 2017 Club Option includes $250,000 buyout
    • All Star: $25,000
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,786,886
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,786,886
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 30 $2,786,886 $2,786,886
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings - $340,000 - $340,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $424,000 - - $424,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 $500,000 - $1,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,900,000 - - $1,900,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,300,000 - $25,000 $2,325,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,300,000 - - $3,300,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,463,114 - - $1,463,114
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,786,886 - - $2,786,886
    Est. Earnings (7 seasons) $13,074,000 $840,000 $25,000 $13,939,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $250,000 - - $250,000
    $13,324,000 $840,000 $25,000 $14,189,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Jonathan Lucroy ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($4,350,000) Rank
    MLB: #262
    Texas Rangers: #12
    Catcher: #13

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

    Average Annual ($2,200,000) Rank
    MLB: #406
    Catcher: #31
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 MIL 140 127 484 66 141 24 3 23 80 47 4 99 .291 .355 .496 .851
    2015 MIL 103 92 371 51 98 20 3 7 43 36 1 64 .264 .326 .391 .717
    2014 MIL 153 150 585 73 176 53 2 13 69 66 4 71 .301 .373 .465 .838
    2013 MIL 147 134 521 59 146 25 6 18 82 46 9 69 .280 .340 .455 .795
    2012 MIL 96 80 316 46 101 17 4 12 58 22 4 44 .320 .368 .513 .881
    2011 MIL 136 114 430 45 114 16 1 12 59 29 2 99 .265 .312 .391 .703
    2010 MIL 75 74 277 24 70 9 0 4 26 18 4 44 .253 .300 .329 .629
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 5 yrs, $77,647,581
    • Avg. Salary: $15,529,516
    • MLB Rank: 65

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2017
    • Avg. Salary: $2,200,000
    • MLB Rank: 406

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Francisco Cervelli 3 $31,000,000 $10,333,333 29
    Russell Martin 5 $82,000,000 $16,400,000 31
    Yadier Molina 5 $75,000,000 $15,000,000 30
    Miguel Montero 5 $60,000,000 $12,000,000 29
    Averages 4.5 $62,000,000 $13,777,778 29.8


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Lucroy's current age (30), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    5 $73,671,428 $14,734,286


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Lucroy 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
    Francisco Cervelli 2014-2015, PIT 55.25 0.99 0.41 0.31 0.75 0.296 0.370
    Russell Martin 2013-2014, TOR 73.46 0.88 0.4 0.51 0.78 0.256 0.362
    Yadier Molina 2011-2012, STL 85.49 1.1 0.43 0.51 0.36 0.310 0.362
    Miguel Montero 2011-2012, ARI 86.73 0.99 0.46 0.62 0.81 0.284 0.372
    Average 75.23 0.99 0.43 0.49 0.68 0.29 0.37
    Jonathan Lucroy 2014-2016 81.99 1.05 0.48 0.48 0.59 0.288 0.355
    % Change 8.99% 6.06% 11.63% -2.04% 13.24% -0.69% -4.05%
    Median Prime % Change 6.06%
    Average Prime % Change 4.73%


    Jonathan Lucroy'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
    5 years, $77,647,581 15,529,516