Jayson Werth

Left Field Age: 36 Exp: 12.102 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#22 overall), 1997 Agent(s): Scott Boras (Boras Corporation)
  • Current Contract

    Jayson Werth signed a 7 year / $126,000,000 contract with the Washington Nationals, including a $4,000,000 signing bonus, $126,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $18,000,000. In 2016, Werth will earn a base salary of $21,000,000. Werth has a cap hit of $21,571,428.

    Contract: 7 yr(s) / $126,000,000
    Signing Bonus $4,000,000
    Average Salary $18,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2011 Contract details by year 31 $10,000,000 $571,428 $10,571,428
    2012 Contract details by year 32 $13,000,000 $571,428 $13,571,428
    2013 Contract details by year 33 $16,000,000 $571,428 $16,571,428
    2014 Contract details by year 34 $20,000,000 $571,428 $20,571,428
    2015 Contract details by year 35 $21,000,000 $571,428 $21,571,428
    2016 Contract details by year 36 $21,000,000 $571,428 $21,571,428
    2017 Contract details by year 37 $21,000,000 $571,428 $21,571,428
    2018 Free Agent Year 38 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Full No-Trade Clause
    • MVP: 1st ($500,000), 2-5 ($200,000)
    • 2nd MVP: $1M
    • 3rd+ MVP: $1.5M
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2009-2010

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $10,000,000
    Signing Bonus $1,000,000
    Average Salary $5,000,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
    2009 Contract details by year 29 $2,000,000 $500,000 $25,000 $2,525,000
    2010 Contract details by year 30 $7,000,000 $500,000 $25,000 $7,525,000
    • performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 500, 600 PAs
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2002 Player Cash Earnings $300,000 - - $300,000
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $300,000 - - $300,000
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $303,000 - - $303,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $337,000 - - $337,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $355,000 - - $355,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $850,000 - $50,000 $900,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $1,700,000 - - $1,700,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $25,000 $3,025,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - $25,000 $7,025,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 $4,000,000 - $14,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $13,000,000 - - $13,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - $16,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $21,000,000 - - $21,000,000
    Est. Earnings (14 seasons) $93,145,000 $5,000,000 $100,000 $98,245,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $21,000,000 - - $21,000,000
    $114,145,000 $5,000,000 $100,000 $119,245,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Jayson Werth ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($21,571,428) Rank
    MLB: #22
    Washington Nationals: #2
    Right Field: #3

    Total Cash ($21,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #25
    Right Field: #4

    Average Annual ($18,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #42
    Right Field: #5
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2016 WSH 25 25 86 14 19 5 0 5 15 9 0 25 .221 .296 .453 .749
    2015 WSH 88 85 331 51 73 16 1 12 42 38 0 84 .221 .302 .384 .686
    2014 WSH 147 142 534 85 156 37 1 16 82 83 9 113 .292 .394 .455 .849
    2013 WSH 129 128 462 84 147 24 0 25 82 60 10 101 .318 .398 .532 .930
    2012 WSH 81 79 300 42 90 21 3 5 31 42 8 57 .300 .387 .440 .827
    2011 WSH 143 141 535 66 124 24 1 19 56 70 16 150 .232 .330 .387 .717
    2010 PHI 149 143 526 103 158 44 2 25 82 80 12 138 .300 .394 .534 .928
    2009 PHI 150 144 538 95 148 24 1 35 97 89 15 144 .275 .381 .519 .900
    2008 PHI 128 100 403 71 111 16 3 23 63 57 17 113 .275 .368 .501 .869
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

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

    Comparable Players

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Jayson Werth's Calculated Market Value

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