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Ben Zobrist Embed This NEW

2nd Base Age: 38 Exp: 11.134 Years
Drafted: Round 6 (#184 overall), 2004 College: Dallas Baptist Agent(s): Bobby Witt (Octagon)
  • Current Contract

    Ben Zobrist signed a 4 year / $56,000,000 contract with the Chicago Cubs, including a $2,000,000 signing bonus, $56,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $14,000,000. In 2019, Zobrist will earn a base salary of $12,000,000, while carrying a total salary of $12,500,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $56,000,000
    Signing Bonus $2,000,000
    Average Salary $14,000,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 35 $10,000,000 $500,000 $10,500,000 $10,500,000 $12,000,000($12,000,000)
    2017 Contract details by year 36 $16,000,000 $500,000 $16,500,000 $16,500,000 $16,000,000($28,000,000)
    2018 Contract details by year 37 $16,000,000 $500,000 $16,500,000 $16,500,000 $16,000,000($44,000,000)
    2019 Contract details by year 38 $12,000,000 $500,000 $14,000,000 $12,500,000 $12,500,000 $12,000,000($56,000,000)
    2020 Free Agent Year 39 UFA  

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary Dead Cap Hit
    2015 Contract details by year $-1,500,000 $-1,500,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2004 Player Cash Earnings - $55,000 - $55,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $383,400 - - $383,400
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $395,800 - - $395,800
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $415,900 - $10,000 $425,900
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $438,100 $561,900 - $1,000,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 - - $4,500,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 - - $4,500,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $5,500,000 - - $5,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,827,868 - - $2,827,868
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $4,672,132 - - $4,672,132
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 $2,000,000 - $12,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - $16,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - $16,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000
    Est. Earnings
    (13 seasons)
    $84,633,200 $2,616,900 $10,000 $87,260,100
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2019 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Ben Zobrist 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
    2019 CHC 27 20 83 12 20 1 0 0 10 14 0 12 .241 .343 .253 .596 -0.14
    2018 CHC 140 108 455 67 139 28 3 9 58 55 3 60 .305 .378 .440 .818 3.27
    2017 CHC 128 105 435 58 101 20 3 12 50 54 2 71 .232 .318 .375 .693 0.48
    2016 CHC 147 142 523 94 142 31 3 18 76 96 7 82 .272 .386 .446 .832 3.68
    2015 OAK 126 121 467 76 129 36 3 13 56 62 4 56 .276 .359 .450 .809 1.14
    2014 TB 146 144 570 83 155 34 3 10 52 75 10 84 .272 .354 .395 .749 5.04
    2013 TB 157 156 612 77 168 36 3 12 71 72 11 91 .275 .354 .402 .756 5.12
    2012 TB 157 156 560 88 151 39 7 20 74 97 14 103 .270 .377 .471 .848 5.78
    2011 TB 156 154 588 99 158 46 6 20 91 77 19 128 .269 .353 .469 .822 7.61
    2010 TB 151 144 541 77 129 28 2 10 75 92 23 107 .238 .346 .353 .699 0
    2009 TB 152 135 501 91 149 28 7 27 91 91 17 104 .297 .405 .543 .948 0
    2008 TB 62 49 198 32 50 10 2 12 30 25 3 37 .253 .339 .505 .844 0
    Totals 1,580 1,460 5,630 862 1,506 339 42 164 743 813 115 956 0.268 0.359 0.430 0.789 31.98
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