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Colby Rasmus

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Baltimore Orioles Left Field Age: 34-20d Exp: 8.103 Years Bat/Throw: Left/Left
Drafted: Round 1 (#28 overall), 2005 Country: United States Agent(s): (Excel Sports Management)

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Orioles – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Colby Rasmus signed a 1 year / $3,000,000 contract with the Baltimore Orioles, including $3,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $3,000,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,000,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 31 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000($3,000,000)
    2019 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

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    2017-2017

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $5,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $15,800,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $15,800,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $8,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $8,000,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $7,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $7,000,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA

    2013-2013

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $4,675,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,675,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2012-2012

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,700,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,700,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2011-2011

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $443,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $443,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2011-2011Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $288,072
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $288,072
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2010-2010

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $418,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $418,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2009-2009Entry Level

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $400,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $400,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2005 Player Cash Earnings - $1,000,000 - $1,000,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $418,000 - - $418,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $154,928 - - $154,928
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $288,072 - - $288,072
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $2,700,000 - - $2,700,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $4,675,000 - - $4,675,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $15,800,000 - - $15,800,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $2,786,918 - - $2,786,918
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000
    Est. Earnings
    (10 seasons)
    $45,222,918 $1,000,000 - $46,222,918
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,106,072 $1,000,000 - $2,106,072
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $14,529,928 - - $14,529,928
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $23,800,000 - - $23,800,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,786,918 - - $2,786,918
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Transactions

    Dec 10 2018Retired from Professional Baseball
    Feb 21 2018Signed a minor league contract with Baltimore (BAL)
    Jan 9 2017Signed a 1 year $5 million contract with Tampa Bay (TB)
    Nov 12 2015Signed a 1 year $15.8 million qualifying offer with Houston (HOU)
    Nov 6 2015Extended a $15.8 million qualiying offer by Houston (HOU)
    Jan 20 2015Signed a 1 year $8 million contract with Houston (HOU)
    Jan 17 2014Signed a 1 year $7 million contract with Toronto (TOR)
    Jan 15 2013Signed a 1 year $4.675 million contract with Toronto (TOR)
    Jan 15 2012Signed a 1 year $2.7 million contract with Toronto (TOR)
    Jul 27 2011Traded to Toronto (TOR) from St. Louis (STL) with Trever Miller , Brian Tallet and P.J. Walters for Edwin Jackson, Marc Rzepczynski, Octavio Dotel and Corey Patterson
    Feb 25 2011Signed a 1 year $443k contract with St. Louis (STL)
    Mar 18 2010Signed a 1 year $418k contract with St. Louis (STL)
    Apr 5 2009Signed a 1 year $400k contract with St. Louis (STL)
    Jun 7 2005Drafted by St. Louis (STL): Round 1 (#28 overall)

  • Injuries

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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WAR
    2018 BAL 18 10 45 5 6 1 0 1 1 3 0 19 .133 .204 .222 .426 -0.25
    2017 TB 37 29 121 17 34 7 1 9 23 7 1 45 .281 .318 .579 .897 1.2
    2016 HOU 107 95 369 38 76 10 0 15 54 43 4 121 .206 .286 .355 .641 2.26
    2015 HOU 137 115 432 67 103 23 2 25 61 47 2 154 .238 .314 .475 .789 2.79
    2014 TOR 104 88 346 45 78 21 1 18 40 29 4 124 .225 .287 .448 .735 1.12
    2013 TOR 118 112 417 57 115 26 1 22 66 37 0 135 .276 .338 .501 .839 4.92
    2012 TOR 151 141 565 75 126 21 5 23 75 47 4 149 .223 .289 .400 .689 1.76
    2011 STL 129 122 471 75 106 24 6 14 53 50 5 116 .225 .298 .391 .689 1.58
    2010 STL 144 124 464 85 128 28 3 23 66 63 12 148 .276 .361 .498 .859 3.62
    2009 STL 146 113 469 72 117 22 2 16 51 36 2 94 .249 .306 .407 .713 1.87
    Totals 1,091 949 3,699 536 889 183 21 166 490 362 34 1,105 0.240 0.309 0.436 0.745 20.87