Jose Bautista

Right Field Age: 35 Exp: 10.165 Years
Drafted: Round 20 (#599 overall), 2000 College: Chipola JC (FL) Agent(s): Jay Alou (Epitome Sports Management)
  • Current Contract

    Jose Bautista signed a 5 year / $65,000,000 contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, including $65,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $13,000,000. In 2016, Bautista will earn a base salary of $14,000,000. Bautista has a cap hit of $14,000,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $65,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $13,000,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2011 Contract details by year 30 $8,000,000 $8,000,000
    2012 Contract details by year 31 $14,000,000 $14,000,000
    2013 Contract details by year 32 $14,000,000 $14,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year 33 $14,000,000 $14,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year 34 $14,000,000 $14,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 35 $14,000,000 $14,000,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 36 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2016 option includes a $1M buyout
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2010-2010

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,400,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,400,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2010 Contract details by year 29 $2,400,000 $2,400,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $300,000 - - $300,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $316,000 - - $316,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $327,000 - - $327,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $397,500 - - $397,500
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $1,800,000 - $100,000 $1,900,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $2,400,000 - - $2,400,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $2,400,000 - - $2,400,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    Est. Earnings (13 seasons) $85,940,500 - $100,000 $86,040,500
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    05/17/2016 Player contract details by year Fighting 1 game - Role in a brawl against (TEX)
    $1 -
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Jose Bautista ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($14,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #69
    Toronto Blue Jays: #3
    Right Field: #8

    Total Cash ($14,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #68
    Right Field: #8

    Average Annual ($13,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #89
    Right Field: #8
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 TOR 49 49 172 30 41 12 1 10 34 39 1 35 .238 .379 .494 .873
    2015 TOR 153 151 543 108 136 30 3 40 114 110 8 106 .250 .377 .538 .915
    2014 TOR 155 154 553 101 158 27 0 35 103 104 6 96 .286 .403 .524 .927
    2013 TOR 118 118 451 82 117 24 0 28 73 69 7 84 .259 .359 .499 .858
    2012 TOR 92 92 332 64 80 14 0 27 65 59 5 63 .241 .358 .527 .885
    2011 TOR 149 149 513 105 155 24 2 43 103 132 9 111 .302 .447 .608 1.055
    2010 TOR 161 161 569 109 148 35 3 54 124 100 9 116 .260 .378 .617 .995
    2009 TOR 112 92 332 54 79 13 3 13 40 56 4 84 .238 .353 .413 .766
    2008 TOR 127 95 369 45 88 17 0 15 54 40 1 90 .238 .313 .407 .720
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 5 yrs, $126,940,814
    • Avg. Salary: $25,388,163
    • MLB Rank: 8

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2017
    • Avg. Salary: $13,000,000
    • MLB Rank: 89

    Comparable Players

    We've selected the following players based on their age, contract status, and statistical production to compare Jose Bautista 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
    Curtis Granderson 4 $60,000,000 $15,000,000 32
    Averages 6 $139,750,000 $23,291,667 31.5


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Bautista's current age (35), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    5 $121,136,364 $24,227,273


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Bautista 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 95.83 1.02 0.66 0.6 0.94 0.288 0.387 0.2 0.23
    Josh Hamilton 2011-2012, LAA 82.87 1.13 0.67 0.82 0.95 0.289 0.348 0.25 0.23
    Curtis Granderson 2012-2013, NYM 68.21 0.85 0.6 0.55 1.19 0.231 0.319 0.23 0.14
    Average 83.25 1.05 0.63 0.66 0.95 0.28 0.36 0.21 0.22
    Jose Bautista 2013-2015 87.65 0.96 0.68 0.68 0.67 0.266 0.381 0.24 0.19
    % Change 5.29% -8.57% 7.94% 3.03% 29.47% -5.00% 5.83% 14.29% -13.64%
    Median Prime % Change 5.29%
    Average Prime % Change 4.29%


    Jose Bautista'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, $126,940,814 25,388,163