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Anthony Rizzo

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Chicago Cubs 1st Base Age: 31-20d Exp: 8.168 Years Bat/Throw: Left/Left
Drafted: Round 6 (#204 overall), 2007 College: Stoneman Douglas HS Agent(s): (Sports One Athlete Management)

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  • Current Contract

    Anthony Rizzo signed a 7 year / $41,000,000 contract with the Chicago Cubs, including a $2,000,000 signing bonus, $41,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $5,857,143. In 2021, Rizzo will earn a base salary of $16,500,000, while carrying a total salary of $16,500,000.

    Contract: 7 yr(s) / $41,000,000
    Signing Bonus $2,000,000
    Average Salary $5,857,143
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2013 Contract details by year 23 $750,000 $285,714 $1,035,714 $1,035,714 $2,750,000($2,750,000)
    2014 Contract details by year 24 $1,250,000 $285,714 $1,535,714 $1,535,714 $1,250,000($4,000,000)
    2015 Contract details by year 25 $5,000,000 $285,714 $5,285,714 $5,285,714 $5,000,000($9,000,000)
    2016 Contract details by year 26 $5,000,000 $285,714 $5,285,714 $5,285,714 $5,000,000($14,000,000)
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $7,000,000 $285,714 $7,285,714 $7,285,714 $7,000,000($21,000,000)
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $7,000,000 $285,714 $7,285,714 $7,285,714 $7,000,000($28,000,000)
    2019 Contract details by year 29 $11,000,000 $285,714 $11,285,714 $11,285,714 $11,000,000($39,000,000)
    2020 Contract details by year 30 $16,500,000 - $16,500,000 $6,111,111 $6,111,111($45,111,111)
    2021 Contract details by year 31 $16,500,000 - $16,500,000 $16,500,000 $16,500,000 $16,500,000($61,611,111)
    2022 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2020-21 Club Options includes $2 million buyout
    • $1M 2019, $2M 2020-21 escalators if he wins 1 MVP, or 2 Top 5 MVP votes during deal (Exercised)
    • Hotel Suite on the Road
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

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    2012-2012

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $480,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $480,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2011-2011

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $414,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $414,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2007-2007Signing Bonus

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $325,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $325,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings - $325,000 - $325,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $149,311 - - $149,311
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 - - $480,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $750,000 $2,000,000 - $2,750,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 - - $1,250,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings NL GOLD GLOVE:1B $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings NL GOLD GLOVE:1B $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings NL GOLD GLOVE:1B $11,000,000 - - $11,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings NL GOLD GLOVE:1B $6,111,111 - - $6,111,111
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $16,500,000 - - $16,500,000
    Est. Earnings
    (11 seasons)
    $60,240,422 $2,325,000 - $62,565,422
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    seasons Player Cash Earnings - $325,000 - $325,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $149,311 - - $149,311
    10 seasons Player Cash Earnings $60,091,111 $2,000,000 - $62,091,111
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Transactions

    Oct 31 2020Chicago (CHC) exercised a $16.5 million option for 2021
    Nov 3 2019Chicago (CHC) exercised a $16.5 million option for 2020
    May 12 2013Signed a 7 year $41 million extension with Chicago (CHC)
    Mar 4 2013Signed a 1 year $498k contract with Chicago (CHC)
    Jan 5 2012Traded to Chicago (CHC) from San Diego (SD) with Zack Cates for Andrew Cashner and Kyung-Min Na
    Jun 9 2011Signed a 1 year $414k contract with San Diego (SD)
    Dec 6 2010Traded to San Diego (SD) from Boston (BOS) with Casey Kelly , Reymond Fuentes and Eric Patterson for Adrian Gonzalez
    Aug 15 2007Signed a contract with Boston (BOS)
    Jun 7 2007Drafted by Boston (BOS): Round 6 (#204 overall)

  • Injuries

    A look at the injuries for Anthony Rizzo, and the financial implications.

  • 2021 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Anthony Rizzo ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WAR
    2021 CHC 91 90 319 41 79 16 3 14 40 36 4 59 .248 .347 .448 .795 0.87
    2020 CHC 58 57 203 26 45 6 0 11 24 28 3 38 .222 .342 .414 .756 0.77
    2019 CHC 146 144 512 89 150 29 3 27 94 71 5 86 .293 .405 .520 .925 3.91
    2018 CHC 154 148 566 74 160 29 1 25 101 70 6 80 .283 .376 .470 .846 2.7
    2017 CHC 157 155 572 99 156 32 3 32 109 91 10 90 .273 .392 .507 .899 4.3
    2016 CHC 155 151 583 94 169 43 4 32 109 74 3 108 .290 .383 .542 .925 5.54
    2015 CHC 160 160 586 94 163 38 3 31 101 78 17 105 .278 .387 .512 .899 6.37
    2014 CHC 140 140 524 89 150 28 1 32 78 73 5 116 .286 .386 .527 .913 5.23
    2013 CHC 160 158 606 71 141 40 2 23 80 76 6 127 .233 .323 .419 .742 2.8
    2012 CHC 87 85 337 44 96 15 0 15 48 27 3 62 .285 .342 .463 .805 2.24
    2011 SD 49 36 128 9 18 8 1 1 9 21 2 46 .141 .281 .242 .523 -0.35
    Totals 1,357 1,324 4,936 730 1,327 284 21 243 793 645 64 917 0.269 0.370 0.483 0.852 34.38
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Previous Contract

    • Free Agent:
    • Avg. Salary: -
    • MLB Rank: 0
    • 1B Rank: 0

    Comparable Players

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Anthony Rizzo's Calculated Market Value

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