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Designated Hitter Age: 33 Exp: 10.085 Years
Drafted: Round 9 (#274 overall), 2000 Agent(s): Paul Kinzer (Kinzer Management Group)
  • Current Contract

    Edwin Encarnacion signed a 3 year / $29,000,000 contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, including $29,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $9,666,667. In 2016, Encarnacion will earn a base salary of $10,000,000. Encarnacion has a cap hit of $10,000,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $29,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $9,666,667
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2013 Contract details by year 30 $8,000,000 $8,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year 31 $9,000,000 $9,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year 32 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 33 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2016 Club Option: $2 million buyout
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2012

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $5,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,750,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2011 Contract details by year 28 $2,000,000 $2,000,000
    2012 Contract details by year 29 $3,500,000 $3,500,000
    • 2012 option contains a $500k buyout
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2000 Player Cash Earnings - $55,000 - $55,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $332,500 - - $332,500
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $407,500 - - $407,500
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 - - $450,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $735,135 - - $735,135
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $1,264,865 $425,000 - $1,689,865
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $4,750,000 $425,000 - $5,175,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    Est. Earnings (11 seasons) $50,440,000 $905,000 - $51,345,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    07/03/2016 Player contract details by year Physical Contact with Official 1 game - Physical contact with an umpire
    $1 -
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Edwin Encarnacion ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($10,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #117
    Toronto Blue Jays: #9
    Designated Hitter: #7

    Total Cash ($10,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #116
    Designated Hitter: #6

    Average Annual ($9,666,667) Rank
    MLB: #130
    Designated Hitter: #7
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 TOR 123 123 465 78 125 28 0 35 101 62 2 112 .269 .358 .555 .913
    2015 TOR 146 144 528 94 146 31 0 39 111 77 3 98 .277 .372 .557 .929
    2014 TOR 128 127 477 75 128 27 2 34 98 62 2 82 .268 .354 .547 .901
    2013 TOR 142 142 529 90 144 29 1 36 104 82 7 62 .272 .371 .535 .906
    2012 TOR 151 151 542 93 152 24 0 42 110 84 13 94 .280 .384 .557 .941
    2011 TOR 134 122 481 70 131 36 0 17 55 43 8 77 .272 .334 .453 .787
    2010 TOR 96 96 332 47 81 16 0 21 51 29 1 60 .244 .305 .482 .787
    2009 CIN 85 84 293 35 66 11 2 13 39 37 2 67 .225 .320 .410 .730
    2008 CIN 146 141 505 75 127 29 1 26 68 61 1 102 .251 .341 .467 .808
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 5 yrs, $118,281,475
    • Avg. Salary: $23,656,295
    • MLB Rank: 17

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2017
    • Avg. Salary: $9,666,667
    • MLB Rank: 130

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Miguel Cabrera 8 $248,000,000 $31,000,000 32
    Jayson Werth 7 $126,000,000 $18,000,000 31
    Josh Hamilton 5 $125,000,000 $25,000,000 31
    Albert Pujols 10 $240,000,000 $24,000,000 31
    Averages 7.5 $184,750,000 $24,633,333 31.3


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Encarnacion's current age (33), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    5 $121,382,114 $24,276,423


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Encarnacion 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 %, Home Runs per game, Doubles per game

    Player GP % H R RBI K AVG OBP HR 2B
    Miguel Cabrera 2014-2015, DET 86.07 1.21 0.59 0.67 0.72 0.323 0.401 0.16 0.29
    Jayson Werth 2009-2010, WSH 97.22 1.01 0.65 0.58 0.96 0.282 0.381 0.2 0.23
    Josh Hamilton 2011-2012, LAA 83.02 1.13 0.68 0.82 0.95 0.291 0.350 0.25 0.23
    Albert Pujols 2010-2011, LAA 94.44 1.16 0.72 0.71 0.44 0.305 0.391 0.26 0.22
    Average 90.19 1.13 0.66 0.70 0.77 0.30 0.38 0.22 0.24
    Edwin Encarnacion 2014-2016 88.42 1.01 0.62 0.78 0.74 0.271 0.362 0.27 0.22
    % Change -1.96% -10.62% -6.06% 11.43% 3.90% -9.67% -4.74% 22.73% -8.33%
    Median Prime % Change -4.74%
    Average Prime % Change -0.37%


    Edwin Encarnacion'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, $118,281,475 23,656,295