Michael Conforto

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New York Mets Right Field Age: 28-288d Exp: 6.043 Years Bat/Throw: Left/Right
Drafted: Round 1 (#10 overall), 2014 College: Oregon State Agent(s): Scott Boras (Boras Corporation)
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  • Previous Contracts

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    2021-2021

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $12,250,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $12,250,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA

    2020-2020

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

    2019-2019

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $4,025,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,025,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA

    2018-2018

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $605,094
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $605,094
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2017-2017

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $554,904
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $554,904
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $517,246
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $517,246
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2015-2015

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

    2014-2014Signing Bonus

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,970,800
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,970,800
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2014 Player Cash Earnings - $2,970,800 - $2,970,800
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $202,445 - - $202,445
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $395,640 - - $395,640
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $554,904 - - $554,904
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $605,094 - - $605,094
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $4,025,000 - - $4,025,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings ALL MLB (2ND) $2,962,963 - - $2,962,963
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $12,250,000 - - $12,250,000
    Est. Earnings
    (7 seasons)
    $20,996,046 $2,970,800 - $23,966,846
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    7 seasons Player Cash Earnings $20,996,046 $2,970,800 - $23,966,846
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Transactions

    Nov 8 2021Declined an $18.4 million qualifying offer from New York (NYM)
    Nov 6 2021New York (NYM) extended a 1 year $18.4 million Qualifying Offer
    Jan 15 2021Signed a 1 year $12.25 million contract with New York (NYM), avoiding arbitration
    Jan 10 2020Signed a 1 year $8 million contract with New York (NYM), avoiding arbitration
    Jan 11 2019Signed a 1 year $4.025 million contract with New York (NYM), avoiding arbitration
    Mar 24 2018Signed a 1 year $605,094 contract with New York (NYM)
    Feb 24 2017Signed a 1 year $554,904 contract with New York (NYM)
    Mar 4 2016Signed a 1 year $517,246 contract with New York (NYM)
    Jun 14 2014Signed a contract with New York (NYM)
    Jun 7 2014Drafted by New York (NYM): Round 1 (#10 overall)

  • Injuries

    A look at the injuries for Michael Conforto, and the financial implications.

  • 2022 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Michael Conforto 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 NYM 125 113 406 52 94 20 0 14 55 59 1 104 .232 .344 .384 .728 0.85
    2020 NYM 54 53 202 40 65 12 0 9 31 24 3 57 .322 .412 .515 .927 2.01
    2019 NYM 151 143 549 90 141 29 1 33 92 84 7 149 .257 .363 .494 .857 3.49
    2018 NYM 153 141 543 78 132 25 1 28 82 84 3 159 .243 .350 .448 .798 2.88
    2017 NYM 109 93 373 72 104 20 1 27 68 57 2 113 .279 .384 .555 .939 3.7
    2016 NYM 109 79 304 38 67 21 1 12 42 36 2 89 .220 .310 .414 .724 0.5
    2015 NYM 56 48 174 30 47 14 0 9 26 17 1 39 .270 .335 .506 .841 2.06
    Totals 757 670 2,551 400 650 141 4 132 396 361 19 710 0.255 0.356 0.468 0.824 15.49
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 6 yrs, $114,646,224
    • Avg. Salary: $19,107,704
    • MLB Rank: 39
    • RF Rank: 4

    Previous Contract

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

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    J.T. Realmuto 5 $115,500,000 $23,100,000 29
    Yasmani Grandal 4 $73,000,000 $18,250,000 31
    Marcus Semien 1 $18,000,000 $18,000,000 30
    George Springer 6 $150,000,000 $25,000,000 31
    Averages 4 $89,125,000 $22,281,250 30.3


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Conforto's current age (28), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    6 $134,154,858 $22,359,143


    Statistical Comparisons

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

    Player GP% H/GM RBI/GM SO/GM HR/GM AVG OPS WAR
    J.T. Realmuto 2019-2020, PHI 86.49 1.01 0.6 0.89 0.19 0.273 0.825 5.55
    Yasmani Grandal 2018-2019, CHW 90.46 0.79 0.49 0.89 0.18 0.243 0.833 5.76
    Marcus Semien 2019-2020, TOR 96.85 1.09 0.53 0.71 0.19 0.270 0.841 8.41
    George Springer 2019-2020, TOR 77.93 1.1 0.74 0.87 0.31 0.284 0.953 8.09
    Average 87.93 1.00 0.59 0.84 0.22 0.27 0.86 6.95
    Michael Conforto 2020-2021 80.63 0.89 0.48 0.9 0.13 0.262 0.794 2.86
    % Change -8.30% -11.00% -18.64% -7.14% -40.91% -2.96% -7.67% -58.85%
    Median Prime % Change -9.65%
    Average Prime % Change -19.43%


    Michael Conforto'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
    6 years, $114,646,224 $19,107,704