Prince Fielder

Designated Hitter Age: 31 Exp: 10.068 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#7 overall), 2002 Agent(s): Scott Boras (Boras Corporation)
  • Current Contract

    Prince Fielder signed a 9 year / $214,000,000 contract with the Detroit Tigers, including $214,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $23,777,778. In 2016, Fielder will earn a base salary of $24,000,000. Fielder has a cap hit of $18,000,000.

    Contract: 9 yr(s) / $214,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $23,777,778
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Incentive Total Salary
    2012 Contract details by year 27 $23,000,000 $150,000 $23,150,000
    2013 Contract details by year 28 $23,000,000 $50,000 $23,050,000
    2014 Contract details by year 29 $24,000,000 - $24,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year 30 $24,000,000 $50,000 $24,050,000
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $24,000,000 - $18,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 32 $24,000,000 - $18,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 33 $24,000,000 - $18,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 34 $24,000,000 - $18,000,000
    2020 Contract details by year 35 $24,000,000 - $18,000,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 36 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2012-2016: limited no-trade clause
    • 2017-2020: 10 and 5 rights
    • 2013 Trade: Detroit Pays $30 million (2016-2020)
    • All Star: $50,000
    • All Star Start, Silver Slugger, Gold Glove, Hank Aaron: $100,000
    • LCS MVP: $150,000
    • MVP: 1st ($500,000), 2nd-5 ($200,000), 6-10 ($100,000
    • $1M for additional MVPs
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2020

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $30,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,000,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $6,000,000 $6,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 32 $6,000,000 $6,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 33 $6,000,000 $6,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 34 $6,000,000 $6,000,000
    2020 Contract details by year 35 $6,000,000 $6,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2002 Player Cash Earnings - $2,400,000 - $2,400,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $316,000 - - $316,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $329,500 - - $329,500
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $415,000 - - $415,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $670,000 - - $670,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 $1,000,000 - $7,500,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $10,500,000 - - $10,500,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $15,500,000 - - $15,500,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $23,000,000 - $150,000 $23,150,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $23,000,000 - $50,000 $23,050,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $24,000,000 - - $24,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $24,000,000 - $50,000 $24,050,000
    Est. Earnings (11 seasons) $128,230,500 $3,400,000 $250,000 $131,880,500
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 - - $18,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 - - $18,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 - - $18,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 - - $18,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 - - $18,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
    $248,230,500 $3,400,000 $250,000 $251,880,500
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Prince Fielder ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($24,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #11
    Texas Rangers: #2
    Designated Hitter: #1

    Total Cash ($24,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #14
    Designated Hitter: #1

    Average Annual ($23,777,778) Rank
    MLB: #18
    Designated Hitter: #2
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2015 TEX 158 157 613 78 187 28 0 23 98 64 0 88 .305 .378 .463 .841
    2014 TEX 42 42 150 19 37 8 0 3 16 25 0 24 .247 .360 .360 .720
    2013 DET 162 162 624 82 174 36 0 25 106 75 1 117 .279 .362 .457 .819
    2012 DET 162 162 581 83 182 33 1 30 108 85 1 84 .313 .412 .528 .940
    2011 MIL 159 159 559 93 167 35 1 34 118 105 0 105 .299 .415 .547 .962
    2010 MIL 157 157 563 92 147 24 0 28 80 112 1 136 .261 .401 .453 .854
    2009 MIL 159 159 580 100 172 33 2 42 134 109 2 135 .297 .410 .578 .988
    2008 MIL 156 156 578 83 160 30 2 33 100 81 3 132 .277 .368 .507 .875
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    • Avg. Salary: $0
    • MLB Rank: 0

    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 Prince Fielder to.

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    Base Calculated Value

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

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Prince Fielder's Calculated Market Value

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