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3rd Base Age: 33 Exp: 6.166 Years
Drafted: Round 8 (#241 overall), 2005 College: South Carolina Agent(s): Hendricks Sports Management
  • Current Contract

    Steven Pearce signed a 2 year / $12,500,000 contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, including $12,500,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $6,250,000. In 2017, Pearce will earn a base salary of $6,250,000. Pearce has a cap hit of $6,250,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $12,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,250,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2017 Contract details by year 34 $6,250,000 $6,250,000
    2018 Contract details by year 35 $6,250,000 $6,250,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 36 UFA  
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $4,750,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,750,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 33 $4,750,000 $4,750,000
    • Plate Appearances:
      $125,000 each for 400, 425
      $250,000 each for 500, 525, 550, 575 
    • Trade Assignement Bonus: $250,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 - - $390,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $407,500 - - $407,500
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $427,500 - - $427,500
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $700,000 - - $700,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $850,000 - - $850,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,700,000 - - $3,700,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,635,245 - - $1,635,245
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $3,114,755 - $250,000 $3,364,755
    Est. Earnings (7 seasons) $11,225,000 - $250,000 $11,475,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $6,250,000 - - $6,250,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $6,250,000 - - $6,250,000
    400000 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    $24,125,000 - $250,000 $24,375,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Steven Pearce ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($6,250,000) Rank
    MLB: #171
    Toronto Blue Jays: #9
    3rd Base: #12

    Total Cash ($6,250,000) Rank
    MLB: #169
    3rd Base: #13

    Average Annual ($6,250,000) Rank
    MLB: #160
    3rd Base: #12
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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 TB 85 70 264 35 76 13 1 13 35 34 0 54 .288 .374 .492 .866
    2015 BAL 92 79 294 42 64 13 1 15 40 23 1 69 .218 .289 .422 .711
    2014 BAL 102 86 338 51 99 26 0 21 49 40 5 76 .293 .373 .556 .929
    2013 BAL 44 37 119 14 31 7 0 4 13 15 1 25 .261 .362 .420 .782
    2012 BAL 61 46 159 16 38 8 1 4 26 20 1 41 .239 .328 .377 .705
    2011 PIT 50 18 94 8 19 2 0 1 10 7 0 21 .202 .260 .255 .515
    2010 PIT 15 9 29 4 8 2 1 0 5 7 0 6 .276 .395 .414 .809
    2009 PIT 60 42 165 19 34 13 1 4 16 21 1 43 .206 .296 .370 .666
    2008 PIT 37 27 109 6 27 7 0 4 15 5 2 22 .248 .294 .422 .716
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 2 yrs, $3,845,122
    • Avg. Salary: $1,922,561
    • MLB Rank: 436
    • 3B Rank: 29

    Previous Contract

    • Free Agent: 2019
    • Avg. Salary: $4,750,000
    • MLB Rank: 265
    • 3B Rank: 20

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Alexei Ramirez 1 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 34
    John Jaso 2 $8,000,000 $4,000,000 32
    Justin Morneau 1 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 34
    Kelly Johnson 1 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 33
    Averages 1.3 $3,750,000 $3,000,000 33.3


    Base Calculated Value

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

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    2 $4,133,333 $2,066,667


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Pearce 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 Plus Slugging

    Player GP % H R RBI K AVG OPS
    Alexei Ramirez 2014-2015, SD 96.3 1.01 0.43 0.44 0.48 0.261 0.677
    John Jaso 2014-2015, PIT 52.16 0.79 0.38 0.37 0.59 0.272 0.795
    Justin Morneau 2014-2015, CHW 56.79 1.15 0.44 0.53 0.46 0.316 0.850
    Kelly Johnson 2014-2015, ATL 70.37 0.61 0.29 0.32 0.68 0.239 0.701
    Average 68.91 0.89 0.39 0.42 0.55 0.27 0.76
    Steven Pearce 2015-2016 54.63 0.79 0.44 0.42 0.69 0.251 0.785
    % Change -20.72% -11.24% 12.82% 0.00% -25.45% -7.04% 3.29%
    Median Prime % Change -7.04%
    Average Prime % Change -6.91%


    Steven Pearce'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
    2 years, $3,845,122 1,922,561