Carlos Correa

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Houston Astros Shortstop Age: 27-83d Exp: 6.119 Years Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Drafted: Round 1 (#1 overall), 2012 College: Puerto Rico Baseball Academy Agent(s): (William Morris Endeavor)

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  • Current Contract

    Carlos Correa signed a 1 year / $11,700,000 contract with the Houston Astros, including $11,700,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $11,700,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $11,700,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $11,700,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2021 Contract details by year 26 $11,700,000 $11,700,000 $11,700,000 $11,700,000($11,700,000)
    2022 Free Agent Year 27 UFA  
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

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    2020-2020

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $8,000,000
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    Average Salary $8,000,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA

    2019-2019

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $5,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,000,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2018-2018

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

    2017-2017

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $535,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $535,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $516,700
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $516,700
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $507,500
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $507,500
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2012-2012Signing Bonus

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

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings - $4,800,000 - $4,800,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings AL ROY $330,013 - - $330,013
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $516,700 - - $516,700
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $535,000 - - $535,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $2,962,963 - - $2,962,963
    2021 Player Cash Earnings AL GOLD GLOVE:SS $11,700,000 - - $11,700,000
    Est. Earnings
    (7 seasons)
    $22,044,676 $4,800,000 - $26,844,676
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    7 seasons Player Cash Earnings $22,044,676 $4,800,000 - $26,844,676
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Transactions

    Nov 15 2021Declined an $18.4M qualifying offer from Houston (HOU)
    Nov 6 2021Houston (HOU) extended 1 year $18.4 million Qualifying Offer
    Feb 6 2021Signed a 1 year $11.7 million contract with Houston (HOU), settling in arbitration
    Jan 10 2020Signed a 1 year $8 million contract with Houston (HOU), avoiding arbitration
    Feb 5 2019Signed a 1 year $5 million contract with Houston (HOU), settling in arbitration
    Mar 8 2018Signed a 1 year $1 million contract with Houston (HOU)
    Mar 4 2017Signed a 1 year $535,000 contract with Houston (HOU)
    Mar 4 2016Signed a 1 year $516,700 contract with Houston (HOU)
    Jun 7 2012Signed a contract with Houston (HOU)
    Jun 4 2012Drafted by Houston (HOU): Round 1 (#1 overall)

  • Injuries

    A look at the injuries for Carlos Correa, and the financial implications.

  • 2022 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Carlos Correa 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 HOU 148 147 555 104 154 34 1 26 92 75 0 116 .277 .364 .483 .847 7.21
    2020 HOU 58 56 201 22 53 9 0 5 25 16 0 49 .264 .326 .383 .709 1.51
    2019 HOU 76 75 280 42 78 16 1 21 59 35 1 75 .279 .358 .568 .926 2.89
    2018 HOU 111 110 402 60 96 20 1 15 65 53 3 111 .239 .323 .405 .728 1.65
    2017 HOU 109 109 422 82 134 25 1 24 85 53 2 92 .318 .393 .552 .945 6.26
    2016 HOU 153 152 577 76 158 35 3 20 96 75 13 139 .274 .361 .449 .810 6.07
    2015 HOU 99 99 387 52 108 22 1 22 68 40 14 78 .279 .345 .512 .857 4.29
    Totals 754 748 2,824 438 781 161 8 133 490 347 33 660 0.277 0.356 0.481 0.836 29.88
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 10 yrs, $266,234,800
    • Avg. Salary: $26,623,480
    • MLB Rank: 19
    • SS Rank: 2

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2022
    • Avg. Salary: $11,700,000
    • MLB Rank: 97
    • SS Rank: 12

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Francisco Lindor 10 $341,000,000 $34,100,000 27
    Mookie Betts 12 $365,000,000 $30,416,667 27
    Anthony Rendon 7 $245,000,000 $35,000,000 29
    Nolan Arenado 8 $260,000,000 $32,500,000 27
    Averages 9.3 $302,750,000 $32,729,730 27.5


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Correa's current age (27), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    9 $292,058,820 $32,450,980


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Correa statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: Games Played %, Hits, Runs Batted In, Strikeouts, Home Runs, On-base Plus Slugging , WAR

    Player GP% H/GM RBI/GM SO/GM HR/GM OPS WAR
    Francisco Lindor 2019-2020, NYM 91.44 1.14 0.5 0.68 0.2 0.824 5.56
    Mookie Betts 2018-2019, LAD 88.89 1.24 0.56 0.67 0.21 0.991 17.68
    Anthony Rendon 2018-2019, LAA 87.35 1.19 0.77 0.59 0.2 0.960 10.56
    Nolan Arenado 2017-2018, COL 96.92 1.15 0.76 0.72 0.24 0.947 12.84
    Average 91.15 1.18 0.65 0.67 0.21 0.93 11.66
    Carlos Correa 2020-2021 93.17 1.01 0.54 0.82 0.14 0.807 7.59
    % Change 2.22% -14.41% -16.92% -22.39% -33.33% -13.23% -34.91%
    Median Prime % Change -16.92%
    Average Prime % Change -19.00%


    Carlos Correa's Calculated Market Value

    After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

    Terms Avg. Salary
    10 years, $266,234,800 $26,623,480