Russell Martin

Catcher Age: 32 Exp: 8.15 Years
Drafted: Round 17 (#0 overall), 2002 College: Chipola JC (FL) Agent(s): Matt Colleran
  • Current Contract

    Russell Martin signed a 5 year / $82,000,000 contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, including an annual average salary of $16,400,000. In 2015, Martin will earn a base salary of $7,000,000. Martin has a cap hit of $7,000,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $82,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $16,400,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year $7,000,000 $7,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year $15,000,000 $15,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2020 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2014

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $17,000,000
    Signing Bonus $2,000,000
    Average Salary $8,500,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2013 Contract details by year $6,500,000 $1,000,000 $7,500,000
    2014 Contract details by year $8,500,000 $1,000,000 $9,500,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2002 Player Cash Earnings - $40,000 - $40,000
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $300,000 - - $300,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $387,500 - - $387,500
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 - - $500,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $3,900,000 - - $3,900,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $5,050,000 - - $5,050,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - $75,000 $4,075,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - - $7,500,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 $2,000,000 - $8,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $8,500,000 - - $8,500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000
    Est. Earnings (11 seasons) $43,637,500 $2,040,000 $75,000 $45,752,500
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    04/22/2014 Player contract details by year 1 game $46,448 Bench clearing brawl against Milwaukee (MIL)
    $1 $46,448
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Russell Martin ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($7,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #184
    American: #90
    American East: #37
    Toronto Blue Jays: #6
    Catcher: #7

    Total Cash ($7,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #180
    Catcher: #7

    Average Annual ($16,400,000) Rank
    MLB: #49
    Catcher: #3