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Michael Bourn

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Baltimore Orioles Center Field Age: 38-8d Exp: 10.03 Years Bat/Throw: Left/Right
Drafted: Round 4 (#115 overall), 2003 College: Houston Agent(s): (Lagardere Sports)

Minors

Orioles – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Michael Bourn signed a 1 year / - contract with the Baltimore Orioles, including an annual average salary of -.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / -
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary -
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 34 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000($2,000,000)
    2018 Free Agent Year 35 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Incentives: $3.5M
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

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    2016-2016Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $302,257
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $302,257
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $507,500
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $507,500
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA

    2015-2015Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $9,221,312
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $9,221,312
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2013-2017

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $48,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $12,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA

    2012-2012

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $6,845,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,845,000
    Free Agent: 2013 / UFA

    2011-2011

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $4,400,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,400,000
    Free Agent: 2013 / UFA

    2011-2011Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,476,503
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,476,503
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2010-2010

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,400,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,400,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2009-2009

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $434,500
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $434,500
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2008-2008

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $396,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $396,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2007-2007

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $380,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $380,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2003-2003Signing Bonus

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $299,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $299,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2003 Player Cash Earnings - $299,000 - $299,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $380,000 - - $380,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $396,000 - - $396,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings GOLD GLOVE $434,500 - - $434,500
    2010 Player Cash Earnings NL GOLD GLOVE:CF $2,400,000 - $25,000 $2,425,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,923,497 - - $1,923,497
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $2,476,503 - - $2,476,503
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $6,845,000 - - $6,845,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $13,500,000 - - $13,500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $4,278,688 - - $4,278,688
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $9,221,312 - - $9,221,312
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - - $7,500,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $5,992,500 - - $5,992,500
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $91,509 - - $91,509
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $302,257 - - $302,257
    Est. Earnings
    (10 seasons)
    $62,741,766 $299,000 $25,000 $63,065,766
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $776,000 $299,000 - $1,075,000
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $5,311,003 - - $5,336,003
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $19,039,685 - - $19,039,685
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $37,221,312 - - $37,221,312
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $91,509 - - $91,509
    seasons Player Cash Earnings $302,257 - - $302,257
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    06/18/2015 Player contract details by year Physical Contact with Official 1 game $73,770 Making contact with an umpire
    05/11/2010 Player contract details by year Physical Contact with Official 2 games $26,229 Making contact with an umpire
    3 $99,999
  • Transactions

    May 24 2017Released by Baltimore (BAL)
    Feb 21 2017Signed a 1 year $2 million minor league contract with Baltimore (BAL)
    Aug 31 2016Traded to Baltimore (BAL) from Arizona (ARI) for Jason Heinrich
    Apr 22 2016Signed a contract with Toronto (TOR)
    Aug 7 2015Traded to Atlanta (ATL) from Cleveland (CLE) with Nick Swisher and considerations for Chris Johnson
    Jun 18 2015Suspended 1 game for making contact with an umpire, forfeiting $73,770 in 2015 salary with Cleveland (CLE)
    Feb 11 2013Signed a 4 year $48 milion contract with Cleveland (CLE)
    Jan 17 2012Signed a 1 year $6.845 million contract with Atlanta (ATL)
    Jul 31 2011Traded to Atlanta (ATL) from Houston (HOU) for Jordan Schafer, Paul Clemens, Brett Oberholtzer and Juan Abreu
    Jan 18 2011Signed a 1 year $4.4 million contract with Houston (HOU)
    Jan 19 2010Signed a 1 year $2.4 million contract with Houston (HOU)
    Feb 10 2009Signed a 1 year $435k contract with Houston (HOU)
    Jan 20 2008Signed a 1 year $396k contract with Houston (HOU)
    Nov 7 2007Traded to Atlanta (ATL) from Houston (HOU) for Jordan Schafer, Paul Clemens, Brett Oberholtzer and Juan Abreu
    Feb 2 2007Signed a 1 year $380k contract with Philadelphia (PHI)
    Jun 19 2003Signed a contract with Philadelphia (PHI)
    Jun 3 2003Drafted by Philadelphia (PHI): Round 4 (#115 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
    2016 ARI 113 86 375 48 99 13 6 5 38 28 17 92 .264 .314 .371 .685 0.12
    2015 CLE 141 115 425 39 101 15 2 0 30 46 17 107 .238 .310 .282 .592 -0.3
    2014 CLE 106 104 444 57 114 17 10 3 28 35 10 114 .257 .314 .360 .674 0.71
    2013 CLE 130 124 525 75 138 21 6 6 50 40 23 132 .263 .316 .360 .676 2.17
    2012 ATL 155 151 624 96 171 26 10 9 57 70 42 155 .274 .348 .391 .739 5.99
    2011 HOU 158 154 656 94 193 34 10 2 50 53 61 140 .294 .349 .386 .735 0.79
    2010 HOU 141 133 535 84 142 25 6 2 38 59 52 109 .265 .341 .346 .687 5.47
    2009 HOU 157 150 606 97 173 27 12 3 35 63 61 140 .285 .354 .384 .738 4.96
    2008 HOU 138 111 467 57 107 10 4 5 29 37 41 111 .229 .288 .300 .588 -0.58
    Totals 1,357 1,143 4,783 678 1,272 191 69 36 361 444 343 1,124 0.266 0.329 0.357 0.687 19.33