Darin Ruf

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New York Mets Designated Hitter Age: 36-69d Exp: 4.138 Years Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Drafted: Round 20 (#617 overall), 2009 College: Creighton Agent(s): (Vanguard Sports Group)

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  • Current Contract

    Darin Ruf signed a 2 year / $6,250,000 contract with the San Francisco Giants, including $6,250,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $3,125,000. In 2022, Ruf will earn a base salary of $3,000,000, while carrying a total salary of $3,000,000. Ruf's adjusted salary with the New York Mets is $1,054,976

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $6,250,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,125,000
    Free Agent: 2025 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2022 Contract details by year 35 $3,000,000 $1,098,901 $3,000,000 $1,054,976 $1,054,976($1,054,976)
    2023 Contract details by year 36 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000($4,054,976)
    2024 Contract details by year 37 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $250,000($4,304,976)
    2025 Free Agent Year 38 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2024 Club Option includes a $250,000 buyout
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

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    2022-2022Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,945,024
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,945,024
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2021-2021

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,275,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,275,000
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA

    2020-2020

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $800,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $800,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $527,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $527,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $515,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $515,000
    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

    2012-2012

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

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2009 Player Cash Earnings - $2,500 - $2,500
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 - - $480,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $230,273 - - $230,273
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $265,027 - - $265,027
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $515,000 - - $515,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $201,600 - - $201,600
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $296,296 - - $296,296
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $1,275,000 - - $1,275,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $1,054,976 - - $1,054,976
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $1,945,024 - - $1,945,024
    Est. Earnings
    (8 seasons)
    $6,263,196 $2,500 - $6,265,696
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000
    2024 Player Cash Earnings $250,000 - - $250,000
    $9,513,196 $2,500 - $9,515,696
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    5 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,691,900 $2,500 - $1,694,400
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,516,320 - - $3,516,320
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,054,976 - - $1,054,976
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Transactions

    Aug 2 2022Traded to New York (NYM) from San Francisco (SF) for J.D. Davis, Nick Zwack, Carson Seymour and Thomas Szapucki
    Mar 22 2022Signed a 2 year $6.25 million contract extension with San Francisco (SF)
    Jan 24 2020Signed a minor league contract with San Francisco (SF)
    Nov 11 2016Traded to Los Angeles (LAD) from Philadelphia (PHI) with Darnell Sweeney for Howie Kendrick
    Mar 4 2016Signed a 1 year $527,000 contract with Philadelphia (PHI)
    Mar 3 2015Signed a 1 year $515,000 contract with Philadelphia (PHI)
    Mar 3 2014Signed a 1 year $500k contract with Philadelphia (PHI)
    Jun 24 2009Drafted by Philadelphia (PHI): Round 20 (#617 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 NYM 119 81 334 52 68 12 0 11 45 45 2 105 .204 .307 .338 .645 -0.62
    2021 SF 117 62 262 41 71 13 2 16 43 46 2 87 .271 .385 .519 .904 2.91
    2020 SF 40 25 87 11 24 6 0 5 18 13 1 23 .276 .370 .517 .887 0.48
    2016 PHI 43 17 83 8 17 2 0 3 9 4 0 25 .205 .236 .337 .573 -0.81
    2015 PHI 106 62 268 30 63 12 0 12 39 21 1 69 .235 .300 .414 .714 -0.51
    2014 PHI 52 25 102 13 24 8 0 3 8 8 0 32 .235 .310 .402 .712 0.04
    2013 PHI 73 70 251 36 62 11 0 14 30 33 0 91 .247 .348 .458 .806 -0.02
    2012 PHI 12 9 33 4 11 2 1 3 10 2 0 12 .333 .351 .727 1.078 0.35
    Totals 562 351 1,420 195 340 66 3 67 202 172 6 444 0.239 0.329 0.432 0.761 1.82