Yan Gomes

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Chicago Cubs Catcher Age: 34-150d Exp: 9.083 Years Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Drafted: Round 10 (#310 overall), 2009 College: Tennessee Agent(s): (Jet Sports Management)
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  • Current Contract

    Yan Gomes signed a 2 year / $13,000,000 contract with the Chicago Cubs, including $13,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $6,500,000. In 2022, Gomes will earn a base salary of $6,000,000, while carrying a total salary of $6,000,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $13,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,500,000
    Free Agent: 2025 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2022 Contract details by year 34 $6,000,000 $6,500,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000($6,000,000)
    2023 Contract details by year 35 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000($12,000,000)
    2024 Contract details by year 36 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $1,000,000($13,000,000)
    2025 Free Agent Year 37 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2024 Club Option includes a $1M buyout
    • Annual Incentives: $1M
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

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    2021-2021Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,903,230
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,903,230
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2020-2021

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $10,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,000,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA

    2019-2019Buyout

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

    2014-2021

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $23,000,000
    Signing Bonus $500,000
    Average Salary $3,833,333
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $513,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $513,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2013-2013

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

    2012-2012

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

    2009-2009Signing Bonus

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $85,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $85,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2009 Player Cash Earnings - $85,000 - $85,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 - - $480,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $457,868 - - $457,868
    2014 Player Cash Earnings AL SILVER SLUGGER:C $550,000 $500,000 - $1,050,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 - - $4,500,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $5,950,000 - - $5,950,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $1,481,481 - - $1,481,481
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $2,096,770 - - $2,096,770
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $3,903,230 - - $3,903,230
    Est. Earnings
    (10 seasons)
    $30,919,349 $585,000 - $31,504,349
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
    2024 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000
    $43,919,349 $585,000 - $44,504,349
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    seasons Player Cash Earnings - $85,000 - $85,000
    7 seasons Player Cash Earnings $15,437,868 $500,000 - $15,937,868
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $13,384,711 - - $13,384,711
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,096,770 - - $2,096,770
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Transactions

    Nov 30 2021Signed a 2 year $13 million contract with Chicago (CHC)
    Jul 30 2021Traded to Oakland (OAK) from Washington (WSH) with Josh Harrison for Drew Millas, Seth Shuman and Richard Guasch
    Jul 30 2021
    Nov 28 2019Signed a 2 year $10 million contract with Washington (WSH)
    Nov 2 2019Washington (WSH) declined a $9 million option for 2020
    Nov 30 2018Traded to Washington (WSH) from Cleveland (CLE) for Daniel Johnson, Jefry Rodriguez and Andruw Monasterio|27977
    Mar 31 2014Signed a 6 year $23 million extension with Cleveland (CLE)
    Mar 3 2014Signed a 1 year $513k contract with Cleveland (CLE)
    Nov 3 2012Traded to Cleveland (CLE) from Toronto (TOR) with Mike Aviles for Esmil Rogers
    Jun 24 2009Drafted by Toronto (TOR): Round 10 (#310 overall)
    Jun 18 2009Signed a contract with Toronto (TOR)

  • Injuries

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  • 2022 Player Rankings

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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 OAK 103 93 349 49 88 15 1 14 52 19 0 78 .252 .301 .421 .722 2.05
    2020 WSH 30 30 109 14 31 6 1 4 13 6 1 22 .284 .319 .468 .787 0.64
    2019 WSH 98 90 314 36 70 16 0 12 43 38 2 84 .223 .316 .389 .705 1.25
    2018 CLE 112 106 403 52 107 26 0 16 48 21 0 119 .266 .313 .449 .762 2.57
    2017 CLE 105 96 341 43 79 15 0 14 56 31 0 99 .232 .309 .399 .708 1.31
    2016 CLE 74 65 251 22 42 11 1 9 34 9 0 69 .167 .201 .327 .528 -0.7
    2015 CLE 95 94 363 38 84 22 0 12 45 13 0 104 .231 .267 .391 .658 0.73
    2014 CLE 135 129 485 61 135 25 3 21 74 24 0 120 .278 .313 .472 .785 3.98
    2013 CLE 88 80 293 45 86 18 2 11 38 18 2 67 .294 .345 .481 .826 3.9
    2012 TOR 43 26 98 9 20 4 0 4 13 6 0 32 .204 .264 .367 .631 -0.13
    Totals 883 809 3,006 369 742 158 8 117 416 185 5 794 0.247 0.299 0.421 0.720 15.60
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Previous Contract

    • Free Agent:
    • Avg. Salary: -
    • MLB Rank: 0
    • C Rank: 0

    Comparable Players

    We've selected the following players based on their age, contract status, and statistical production to compare Yan Gomes to.

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Gomes's current age (34), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

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    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Gomes statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing:

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    Yan Gomes's Calculated Market Value

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