C.J. Cron

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Colorado Rockies 1st Base Age: 32-182d Exp: 7.097 Years Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Drafted: Round 1 (#17 overall), 2011 College: Utah Agent(s): (Moye Sports Associates)

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  • Current Contract

    C.J. Cron signed a 2 year / $14,500,000 contract with the Colorado Rockies, including $14,500,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $7,250,000. In 2022, Cron will earn a base salary of $7,250,000, while carrying a total salary of $7,250,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $14,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $7,250,000
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2022 Contract details by year 32 $7,250,000 $7,250,000 $7,250,000 $7,250,000 $7,250,000($7,250,000)
    2023 Contract details by year 33 $7,250,000 $7,250,000 $7,250,000 $7,250,000($14,500,000)
    2024 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

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    2021-2021

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

    2020-2020

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $6,100,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,100,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2019-2019

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $4,800,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,800,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2018-2018

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,300,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,300,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2017-2017

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $565,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $565,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2016-2016

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

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $512,500
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $512,500
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2014-2014

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

    2011-2011Signing Bonus

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,467,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,467,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,467,000 - - $1,467,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 - - $500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $436,885 - - $436,885
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $525,000 - - $525,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $565,000 - - $565,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,300,000 - - $2,300,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $4,800,000 - - $4,800,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $2,259,259 - - $2,259,259
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $7,250,000 - - $7,250,000
    Est. Earnings
    (10 seasons)
    $21,103,144 - - $21,103,144
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $7,250,000 - - $7,250,000
    $28,353,144 - - $28,353,144
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,493,885 - - $3,493,885
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,300,000 - - $2,300,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $4,800,000 - - $4,800,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,259,259 - - $2,259,259
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $8,250,000 - - $8,250,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Transactions

    Oct 7 2021Signed a 2 year $14.5 million contract extension with Colorado (COL)
    Feb 15 2021Signed a minor league contract with Colorado (COL)
    Dec 21 2019Signed a 1 year $6.1 million contract with Detroit (DET)
    Nov 30 2018Signed a contract with Minnesota (MIN), avoiding arbitration
    Nov 26 2018Claimed off waivers by Minnesota (MIN)
    Feb 18 2018Traded to Tampa Bay (TB) from Los Angeles (LAA) for Luis Rengifo
    Jan 12 2018Signed a 1 year $2.3 million contract with Los Angeles (LAA), avoiding arbitration
    Feb 24 2017Signed a 1 year $565,000 contract with Los Angeles (LAA)
    Mar 4 2016Signed a 1 year $525,000 contract with Los Angeles (LAA)
    Mar 9 2015Signed a 1 year $512,500 contract with Los Angeles (LAA)
    Jun 28 2011Signed a contract with Los Angeles (LAA)
    Jun 6 2011Drafted by Los Angeles (LAA): Round 1 (#17 overall)

  • Injuries

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  • 2022 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how C.J. Cron 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
    2022 COL 74 73 289 45 85 16 2 17 54 19 0 85 .294 .345 .540 .885 2.02
    2021 COL 142 132 470 70 132 31 1 28 92 60 1 117 .281 .374 .530 .904 3.37
    2020 DET 13 13 42 9 8 3 0 4 8 9 0 16 .190 .346 .548 .894 0.32
    2019 MIN 125 113 458 51 116 24 0 25 78 29 0 107 .253 .311 .469 .780 1.4
    2018 TB 140 125 501 68 127 28 1 30 74 37 1 145 .253 .323 .493 .816 2.33
    2017 LAA 100 92 339 39 84 14 1 16 56 22 3 96 .248 .305 .437 .742 1.1
    2016 LAA 116 103 407 51 113 25 2 16 69 24 2 75 .278 .325 .467 .792 1.93
    2015 LAA 113 100 378 37 99 18 1 16 51 17 3 82 .262 .300 .442 .742 0.43
    2014 LAA 79 62 242 28 62 12 1 11 37 10 0 61 .256 .289 .450 .739 -0.06
    Totals 902 813 3,126 398 826 171 9 163 519 227 10 784 0.264 0.325 0.481 0.806 12.84