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Right Field Age: 34 Exp: 8.119 Years
Agent(s): Scott Boras (Boras Corporation)
  • Current Contract

    Shin-Soo Choo signed a 7 year / $130,000,000 contract with the Texas Rangers, including $130,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $18,571,429. In 2017, Choo will earn a base salary of $20,000,000. Choo has a cap hit of $20,000,000.

    Contract: 7 yr(s) / $130,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $18,571,429
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2014 Contract details by year 32 $14,000,000 $14,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year 33 $14,000,000 $14,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 34 $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 35 $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 36 $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 37 $21,000,000 $21,000,000
    2020 Contract details by year 38 $21,000,000 $21,000,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 39 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • limited no-trade clause (10 clubs per season)
    • MVP: $250,000
    • WS MVP: $150,000
    • All Star/Gold Glove/Silver Slugger/LCS MVP: $100,000
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2013 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary Dead Cap Hit
    2013 Contract details by year $-3,000,000 $-3,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2000 Player Cash Earnings - $1,300,000 - $1,300,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $383,100 - - $383,100
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $390,400 - - $390,400
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $420,300 - - $420,300
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $461,100 - - $461,100
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,975,000 - - $3,975,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $4,900,000 - - $4,900,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $7,375,000 - - $7,375,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $69,404,900 $1,300,000 - $70,704,900
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $21,000,000 - - $21,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $21,000,000 - - $21,000,000
    $151,404,900 $1,300,000 - $152,704,900
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Shin-Soo Choo ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($20,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #34
    Texas Rangers: #2
    Right Field: #4

    Total Cash ($20,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #28
    Right Field: #3

    Average Annual ($18,571,429) Rank
    MLB: #36
    Right Field: #4
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 TEX 48 46 178 27 43 7 0 7 17 25 6 46 .242 .357 .399 .756
    2015 TEX 149 145 555 94 153 33 3 22 83 76 4 147 .276 .374 .465 .839
    2014 TEX 123 119 455 58 110 19 1 13 40 58 3 131 .242 .340 .374 .714
    2013 CIN 154 153 569 107 162 34 2 21 54 112 20 133 .285 .423 .462 .885
    2012 CLE 155 151 598 88 169 43 2 16 67 73 21 150 .283 .373 .441 .814
    2011 CLE 85 84 313 37 81 11 3 8 36 36 12 78 .259 .344 .390 .734
    2010 CLE 144 144 550 81 165 31 2 22 90 83 22 118 .300 .401 .484 .885
    2009 CLE 156 153 583 87 175 38 6 20 86 78 21 151 .300 .394 .489 .883
    2008 CLE 94 81 317 68 98 28 3 14 66 44 4 78 .309 .397 .549 .946
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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

    Previous Contract

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

    Comparable Players

    We've selected the following players based on their age, contract status, and statistical production to compare Shin-Soo Choo to.

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Choo's current age (34), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

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    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Choo statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing:

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    Shin-Soo Choo'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.

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