Yunel Escobar

Shortstop Age: 32 Exp: 7.121 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#75 overall), 0000 Agent(s): Miami Sports Management
  • Current Contract

    Yunel Escobar signed a 2 year / $13,000,000 contract with the Tampa Bay Rays, including an annual average salary of $6,500,000. In 2015, Escobar will earn a base salary of $5,000,000. Escobar has a cap hit of $5,000,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $13,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,500,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 32 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 33 $7,000,000 $7,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 34 $7,000,000 $7,000,000
    2018 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2017 Option includes a $1 million buyout
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2014

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $10,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,000,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2012 Contract details by year 29 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
    2013 Contract details by year 30 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year 31 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year 32 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2005 Player Cash Earnings - $475,000 - $475,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $402,500 - - $402,500
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $425,000 - - $425,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $435,000 - - $435,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $2,900,000 - - $2,900,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    Est. Earnings (9 seasons) $24,162,500 $475,000 - $24,637,500
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    09/18/2012 Player contract details by year 3 games $81,967 Displaying a homophobic slur on eyeblack
    $3 $81,967
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Yunel Escobar ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($5,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #229
    Washington Nationals: #11
    Shortstop: #13

    Total Cash ($5,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #223
    Shortstop: #13

    Average Annual ($6,500,000) Rank
    MLB: #195
    Shortstop: #14
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2015 WSH 91 91 353 48 111 17 1 5 31 21 1 51 .314 .361 .411 .772
    2014 TB 137 134 476 33 123 18 0 7 39 43 1 60 .258 .324 .340 .664
    2013 TB 153 149 508 61 130 27 1 9 56 57 4 73 .256 .332 .366 .698
    2012 TOR 145 141 558 58 141 22 1 9 51 35 5 70 .253 .300 .344 .644
    2011 TOR 133 131 513 77 149 24 3 11 48 61 3 70 .290 .369 .413 .782
    2010 TOR 132 130 487 59 125 17 0 4 34 55 6 56 .257 .338 .316 .654
    2009 ATL 132 129 497 85 149 26 2 12 73 55 3 57 .300 .377 .433 .810
    2008 ATL 127 117 477 62 137 20 2 7 53 50 2 56 .287 .360 .382 .742

    Valuation

    Trending Up

    • Previous Rating: -0.01
    • Current Salary: $5,000,000

    Production Points

    • Season Total: 189.5
    • Points/Game: 2.08

    Current TVS Rankings

    639 MLB
    159 Infield
    17 Washington Nationals