Nick Castellanos

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Cincinnati Reds Right Field Age: 29-276d Exp: 8.029 Years Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Drafted: Round 1 (#44 overall), 2010 College: Archbishop McCarthy HS Agent(s): (Boras Corporation)
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  • Current Contract

    Nick Castellanos signed a 4 year / $64,000,000 contract with the Cincinnati Reds, including $64,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $16,000,000. In 2022, Castellanos will earn a base salary of $16,000,000, while carrying a total salary of $16,000,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $64,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $16,000,000
    Free Agent: 2025 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Incentive Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2020 Contract details by year 28 $16,000,000 - $16,000,000 $5,925,926 $5,925,926($5,925,926)
    2021 Contract details by year 29 $14,000,000 $75,000 $14,075,000 $13,849,496 $13,924,496($19,850,422)
    2022 Contract details by year 30 $16,000,000 - $16,000,000 $16,000,000 $16,000,000 $16,000,000($35,850,422)
    2023 Contract details by year 31 $16,000,000 - $16,000,000 $16,000,000 $16,000,000($51,850,422)
    2024 Contract details by year 32 $20,000,000 - $20,000,000 $20,000,000 $2,000,000($53,850,422)
    2025 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Player Opt-out available after 2020 & 2021 seasons (exercised in 2022)
    • 2024 mutual option includes a $2M buyout
    • $18M deferred
      $6M in 2020, paid $2M each 1/15/21, 2/1/21 and 1/15/22
      $4M in 2021, paid $2M each 1/15/22 and 1/15/23
      $4M in 2022, paid $2M each 1/15/23 and 1/15/24
      $4M in 2023, paid $2M each 1/15/24 and 1/15/25
    • MVP Bonus
      1st: $250,000
      2nd: $200,000
      3rd: $15,000
    • Gold Glove: $100,000
    • $75,000 each for All-Star, Silver Slugger
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

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    2019-2019

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $9,950,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $9,950,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA

    2019-2019Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $7,090,300
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $7,090,300
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2018-2018

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $6,050,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,050,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA

    2017-2017

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,000,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $536,500
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $536,500
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $525,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $525,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $500,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2013-2013

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $490,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $490,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2010-2010Signing Bonus

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,450,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,450,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2010 Player Cash Earnings - $3,450,000 - $3,450,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $80,327 - - $80,327
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 - - $500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $525,000 - - $525,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $536,500 - - $536,500
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $6,050,000 - - $6,050,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $2,859,700 - - $2,859,700
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $7,090,300 - - $7,090,300
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $5,925,926 - - $5,925,926
    2021 Player Cash Earnings NL SILVER SLUGGER:OF,
    ALL MLB (2ND)
    $13,849,496 - $75,000 $13,924,496
    Est. Earnings
    (9 seasons)
    $40,417,249 $3,450,000 $75,000 $43,942,249
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    6 seasons Player Cash Earnings $17,782,127 $3,450,000 - $21,232,127
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,859,700 - - $2,859,700
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $19,775,422 - - $19,850,422
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    04/05/2021 Player contract details by year Fighting 2 games $150,504 Role in a Brawl against St. Louis (STL)
    2 $150,504
  • Transactions

    Nov 8 2021Declined an $18.4 million qualifying offer from Cincinnati (CIN)
    Nov 6 2021Cincinnati (CIN) extended a 1 year $18.4 million Qualifying Offer
    Nov 4 2021Declined a $16M player option for 2022 with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Apr 5 2021Suspended 2 games for his Role in a Brawl against St. Louis (STL), forfeiting $150,504 in 2021 salary with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Jan 27 2020Signed a 4 year $64 million contract with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Jul 31 2019Traded to Chicago (CHC) from Detroit (DET) for Paul Richan and Alex Lange
    Jan 11 2019Signed a contract with Detroit (DET), avoiding arbitration
    Jan 12 2018Signed a 1 year $6.05 million contract with Detroit (DET), avoiding arbitration
    Jan 13 2017Signed a 1 year $3 million contract with Detroit (DET), avoiding arbitration
    Mar 4 2016Signed a 1 year $536,500 contract with Detroit (DET)
    Feb 24 2015Signed a 1 year $525k contract with Detroit (DET)
    Mar 3 2014Signed a 1 year $500k contract with Detroit (DET)
    Aug 16 2010Signed a contract with Detroit (DET)
    Jun 7 2010Drafted by Detroit (DET): Round 1 (#44 overall)

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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 CIN 138 136 531 95 164 38 1 34 100 41 3 121 .309 .363 .576 .939 3.25
    2020 CIN 60 59 218 37 49 11 2 14 34 19 0 69 .225 .298 .486 .784 -0.17
    2019 CHC 155 152 615 100 178 58 3 27 73 41 2 143 .289 .337 .525 .862 1.23
    2018 DET 158 156 620 88 185 46 5 23 89 49 2 151 .298 .354 .500 .854 2.91
    2017 DET 157 155 614 73 167 36 10 26 101 41 4 142 .272 .320 .490 .810 0.67
    2016 DET 110 108 411 54 117 26 4 18 58 28 1 111 .285 .331 .499 .830 1.54
    2015 DET 154 148 549 42 140 33 6 15 73 39 0 152 .255 .303 .419 .722 0.5
    2014 DET 148 141 533 50 138 31 4 11 66 36 2 140 .259 .306 .394 .700 -1.24
    2013 DET 11 4 18 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .278 .278 .278 .556 -0.18
    Totals 1,091 1,059 4,109 540 1,143 279 35 168 594 294 14 1,030 0.278 0.329 0.486 0.815 8.51
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Previous Contract

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

    Comparable Players

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Castellanos's current age (29), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Nick Castellanos's Calculated Market Value

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