Daniel Murphy

2nd Base Age: 31 Exp: 6.109 Years
Drafted: Round 13 (#394 overall), 2006 College: Jacksonville Agent(s): Levinson brothers (ACES)
  • Current Contract

    Daniel Murphy signed a 3 year / $37,500,000 contract with the Washington Nationals, including $37,500,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $12,500,000. In 2016, Murphy will earn a base salary of $8,000,000. Murphy has a cap hit of $8,000,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $37,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $12,500,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $8,000,000 $8,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 32 $12,000,000 $12,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 33 $17,500,000 $17,500,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $8,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $8,000,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 30 $8,000,000 $8,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $401,000 - - $401,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $419,000 - - $419,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $422,000 - - $422,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $512,196 - - $512,196
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,925,000 - - $2,925,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,700,000 - - $5,700,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000
    Est. Earnings (7 seasons) $18,379,196 - - $18,379,196
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $17,500,000 - - $17,500,000
    $47,879,196 - - $47,879,196
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Daniel Murphy ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($8,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #150
    Washington Nationals: #7
    2nd Base: #8

    Total Cash ($8,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #151
    2nd Base: #8

    Average Annual ($12,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #95
    2nd Base: #5
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 WSH 50 48 190 28 75 15 2 8 33 10 1 22 .395 .426 .621 1.047
    2015 NYM 130 121 499 56 140 38 2 14 73 31 2 38 .281 .322 .449 .771
    2014 NYM 143 142 596 79 172 37 2 9 57 39 13 86 .289 .332 .403 .735
    2013 NYM 161 155 658 92 188 38 4 13 78 32 23 95 .286 .319 .415 .734
    2012 NYM 156 136 571 62 166 40 3 6 65 36 10 82 .291 .332 .403 .735
    2011 NYM 105 87 377 47 122 26 2 6 49 23 5 42 .324 .365 .451 .816
    2009 NYM 147 119 489 58 130 32 3 12 62 37 3 68 .266 .314 .417 .731
    2008 NYM 43 26 115 21 36 8 3 1 15 16 0 24 .313 .394 .461 .855
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 6 yrs, $80,665,742
    • Avg. Salary: $13,444,290
    • MLB Rank: 85

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2019
    • Avg. Salary: $12,500,000
    • MLB Rank: 95

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Adrian Beltre 5 $80,000,000 $16,000,000 31
    Pablo Sandoval 5 $95,000,000 $19,000,000 28
    Dustin Pedroia 8 $110,000,000 $13,750,000 30
    Brandon Phillips 6 $72,500,000 $12,083,333 30
    Averages 6 $89,375,000 $14,895,833 29.8


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Murphy's current age (31), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    6 $84,872,222 $14,145,370


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Murphy statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: Games Played %, Hits per game, Doubles per game, RBIs per game, Runs per game, Batting Average, On-Base %, Home Runs per game

    Player GP % H 2B RBI R AVG OBP HR
    Adrian Beltre 2009-2010, TEX 82.55 1.16 0.29 0.55 0.52 0.297 0.339 0.14
    Pablo Sandoval 2013-2014, BOS 91.98 1.04 0.18 0.51 0.4 0.279 0.332 0.1
    Dustin Pedroia 2012-2013, BOS 92.9 1.18 0.27 0.5 0.57 0.296 0.360 0.08
    Brandon Phillips 2010-2011, CIN 94.03 1.16 0.22 0.47 0.64 0.287 0.342 0.12
    Average 90.37 1.14 0.24 0.51 0.53 0.29 0.34 0.11
    Daniel Murphy 2014-2015 84.26 1.14 0.27 0.48 0.49 0.285 0.327 0.08
    % Change -6.76% 0.00% 12.50% -5.88% -7.55% -1.72% -3.82% -27.27%
    Median Prime % Change -4.85%
    Average Prime % Change -5.06%


    Daniel Murphy'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
    6 years, $80,665,742 13,444,290