Hunter Dozier

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Kansas City Royals 1st Base Age: 31-51d Exp: 4.06 Years Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Drafted: Round 1 (#8 overall), 2013 College: Stephen F. Austin Agent(s): (The L. Warner Companies, Inc.)

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  • Current Contract

    Hunter Dozier signed a 4 year / $25,000,000 contract with the Kansas City Royals, including a $1,000,000 signing bonus, $25,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $6,250,000. In 2022, Dozier will earn a base salary of $4,500,000, while carrying a total salary of $4,750,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $25,000,000
    Signing Bonus $1,000,000
    Average Salary $6,250,000
    Free Agent: 2026 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2021 Contract details by year 29 $2,250,000 $250,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $3,250,000($3,250,000)
    2022 Contract details by year 30 $4,500,000 $250,000 $6,250,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $4,500,000($7,750,000)
    2023 Contract details by year 31 $7,250,000 $250,000 $7,500,000 $7,500,000 $7,250,000($15,000,000)
    2024 Contract details by year 32 $9,000,000 $250,000 $9,250,000 $9,250,000 $9,000,000($24,000,000)
    2025 Contract details by year 33 $10,000,000 - $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $1,000,000($25,000,000)
    2026 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • All-Star: $50,000
    • 2024 salary escalates $1.5M with 1,575 plate appearances 2021-23 combined
    • 2025 salary escalates $1.5M with 2,100 plate appearances 2021-24 combined
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

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    2020-2020

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $610,500
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $610,500
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA

    2019-2019

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $567,225
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $567,225
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2018-2018

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $545,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $545,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2017-2017

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $536,100
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $536,100
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA

    2016-2016

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

    2013-2013Signing Bonus

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,200,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,200,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2013 Player Cash Earnings - $2,200,000 - $2,200,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $85,963 - - $85,963
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $536,100 - - $536,100
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $410,200 - - $410,200
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $567,225 - - $567,225
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $226,111 - - $226,111
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $2,250,000 $1,000,000 - $3,250,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 - - $4,500,000
    Est. Earnings
    (7 seasons)
    $8,575,599 $3,200,000 - $11,775,599
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $7,250,000 - - $7,250,000
    2024 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
    2025 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000
    $25,825,599 $3,200,000 - $29,025,599
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    7 seasons Player Cash Earnings $8,575,599 $3,200,000 - $11,775,599
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Transactions

    Feb 28 2021Signed a 4 year $25 million contract extension with Kansas City (KC)
    Dec 2 2020Signed a 1 year $2.72 million contract with Kansas City (KC), avoiding arbitration
    Mar 5 2020Signed a 1 year $610,500 contract with Kansas City (KC)
    Mar 5 2019Signed a 1 year $567,225 contract with Kansas City (KC)
    Feb 24 2017Signed a 1 year $536,100 contract with Kansas City (KC)
    Jun 10 2013Signed a contract with Kansas City (KC)
    Jun 6 2013Drafted by Kansas City (KC): Round 1 (#8 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
    2022 KC 129 121 462 51 110 27 4 12 41 34 4 125 .238 .294 .392 .686 -1.32
    2021 KC 144 137 487 55 106 29 6 16 54 43 5 154 .218 .287 .400 .687 -2.53
    2020 KC 44 44 158 29 36 4 2 6 12 27 4 48 .228 .344 .392 .736 0.38
    2019 KC 139 138 523 75 146 29 10 26 84 55 2 148 .279 .348 .522 .870 2.82
    2018 KC 104 95 362 36 83 19 4 11 34 24 2 109 .229 .278 .395 .673 -1.99
    2016 KC 8 5 19 4 5 1 0 0 2 2 0 8 .263 .333 .316 .649 -0.03
    Totals 568 540 2,011 250 486 109 26 71 227 185 17 592 0.242 0.309 0.428 0.736 -2.67