Josh Hamilton

Left Field Age: 34 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#1 overall), 1999 Agent(s): Michael Moye (Moye Sports Associates)
  • Current Contract

    Josh Hamilton signed a 5 year / $125,000,000 contract with the Los Angeles Angels, including a $10,000,000 signing bonus, and an annual average salary of $25,000,000. In 2015, Hamilton will earn a base salary of $2,000,000. Hamilton has a cap hit of $2,000,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $125,000,000
    Signing Bonus $10,000,000
    Average Salary $25,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2013 Contract details by year 32 $15,000,000 $2,400,000 $17,400,000
    2014 Contract details by year 33 $15,000,000 $2,400,000 $17,400,000
    2015 Contract details by year 34 $2,000,000 - $2,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 35 $2,000,000 - $2,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 36 $2,000,000 - $2,000,000
    2018 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Full no trade clause
    • Access to luxury suite
    • $2 million donated to charity
    • MVP: $500,000
    • WS MVP: $100,000
    • Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP: $75,000
    • All-Star: $50,000
    • 2015: Traded to Texas; LAA retained undisclosed salary from 15-17
    • 2015-17 salaries reduced by 13.3% to offset to difference in state tax from CA to TEX.
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Dead Salary
    2015 Contract details by year $15,543,722 - $15,543,722
    2016 Contract details by year $24,010,000 - $24,010,000
    2017 Contract details by year $24,010,000 - $24,010,000

    Previous Contracts

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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    1999 Player Cash Earnings - $3,960,000 - $3,960,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $380,000 - - $380,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $396,830 - $10,000 $406,830
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $555,000 - $10,000 $565,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $3,250,000 - - $3,250,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $7,250,000 $3,000,000 - $10,250,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $13,750,000 - - $13,750,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 $10,000,000 - $25,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - - $15,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $15,543,722 - - $15,543,722
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $73,125,552 $16,960,000 $20,000 $90,105,552
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Josh Hamilton ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($2,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #387
    Texas Rangers: #14
    Left Field: #26

    Total Cash ($2,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #384
    Left Field: #26

    Average Annual ($25,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #7
    Left Field: #1
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2015 TEX 10 9 33 6 10 3 0 2 5 4 0 12 .303 .378 .576 .954
    2014 LAA 89 88 338 43 89 21 0 10 44 32 3 108 .263 .332 .414 .333

    Valuation

    Trending Up

    • Previous Rating: 1.45
    • Current Salary: $2,000,000

    Production Points

    • Season Total: 39.75
    • Points/Game: 3.98

    Current TVS Rankings

    432 MLB
    73 Outfield
    17 Texas Rangers