Chris Nelson

3rd Base Age: 30 Exp: 2.171 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#9 overall), 2004 College: Pasadena City College Agent(s): Lon Babby
Player Status: Minor
  • Current Contract

    Chris Nelson signed a 1 year / - contract with the Washington Nationals, including an annual average salary of -. In , Nelson will earn a base salary of , a signing bonus of , a roster bonus of , a signing bonus of , a restructure bonus of , a workout bonus of and a incentive bonus of . Nelson has a cap hit of while his dead money value is .

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / -
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary -
    Free Agent: -
    Year   Age Status Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 29 - -
    2016 Chris Nelson Contracts, Salaries, Cap Figures 30 ARB 1  
    2017 Chris Nelson Contracts, Salaries, Cap Figures 31 ARB 2  
    2018 Chris Nelson Contracts, Salaries, Cap Figures 32 ARB 3  
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / -
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary -
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2014 Contract details by year 28 - -
    • Can opt-out 3/28/2014 if not on professional roster
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2004 Player Cash Earnings - $2,150,000 - $2,150,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $414,000 - - $414,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 - - $480,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $491,000 - - $491,000
    Est. Earnings (4 seasons) $1,785,000 $2,150,000 - $3,935,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2014 SD 27 17 73 5 17 3 0 0 7 7 1 14 .233 .300 .274 .574
    2013 NYY 64 56 211 19 48 4 4 3 24 13 2 66 .227 .273 .327 .600
    2012 COL 111 86 345 45 104 21 3 9 53 27 2 84 .301 .352 .458 .810
    2011 COL 60 36 171 18 41 9 1 4 15 6 3 35 .240 .268 .374 .642
    2010 COL 17 4 25 7 7 1 0 0 0 1 1 4 .280 .308 .320 .628
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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

    Current Contract

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

    Comparable Players

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

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Nelson's current age (30), 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 Nelson statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing:

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    Chris Nelson'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 market value.

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