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Left Field Age: 35 Exp: 9 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 of Anaheim, including a $10,000,000 signing bonus, $125,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $25,000,000. In 2016, Hamilton will earn a base salary of $28,410,000. 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 $28,410,000 - $2,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 36 $28,410,000 - $2,000,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 37 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.

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2017

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,890,711
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,890,711
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 34 $15,543,722 $15,543,722
    2016 Contract details by year 35 $26,410,000 $26,410,000
    2017 Contract details by year 36 $26,410,000 $26,410,000
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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
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $26,410,000 - - $26,410,000
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $101,535,552 $16,960,000 $20,000 $118,515,552
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $26,410,000 - - $26,410,000
    $129,945,552 $16,960,000 $20,000 $146,925,552
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

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

     

    Cap Hit ($2,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #418
    Texas Rangers: #13
    Left Field: #24

    Total Cash ($28,410,000) Rank
    MLB: #3
    Left Field: #1

    Average Annual ($25,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #9
    Left Field: #1
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2015 TEX 50 41 170 22 43 8 0 8 25 10 0 52 .253 .291 .441 .732
    2014 LAA 89 88 338 43 89 21 0 10 44 32 3 108 .263 .331 .414 .745
    2013 LAA 151 142 576 73 144 32 5 21 79 47 4 158 .250 .307 .432 .739
    2012 TEX 148 146 562 103 160 31 2 43 127 60 7 162 .285 .354 .577 .931
    2011 TEX 121 120 487 80 145 31 5 25 94 39 8 93 .298 .346 .536 .882
    2010 TEX 133 129 518 95 186 40 3 32 100 43 8 95 .359 .411 .633 1.044
    2009 TEX 88 84 333 42 88 19 2 10 54 24 7 79 .264 .312 .423 .735
    2008 TEX 156 155 624 98 190 35 5 32 130 64 9 126 .304 .371 .530 .901
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • Free Agent:
    • Avg. Salary: -
    • MLB Rank: 0

    Comparable Players

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

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Josh Hamilton's Calculated Market Value

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