David Robertson

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Philadelphia Phillies Relief Pitcher Age: 37-181d Exp: 12.07 Years Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Drafted: Round 17 (#524 overall), 2006 College: Alabama Agent(s): (Self-Repped)

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  • Current Contract

    David Robertson signed a 1 year / $3,500,000 contract with the Chicago Cubs, including $3,500,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $3,500,000. In 2022, Robertson will earn a base salary of $3,500,000, while carrying a total salary of $3,500,000. Robertson's adjusted salary with the Philadelphia Phillies is $1,250,000

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,500,000
    Free Agent: 2023 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2022 Contract details by year 37 $3,500,000 $1,250,000 $3,500,000 $1,250,000 $1,250,000($1,250,000)
    2023 Free Agent Year 38 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $1 million Roster Bonus
    • Incentives: $500k
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

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    2022-2022Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,250,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,250,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2021-2021

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $570,500
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $570,500
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA

    2020-2020Buyout

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

    2019-2021

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $23,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $11,500,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA

    2017-2017Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $7,016,376
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $7,016,376
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2015-2018

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $46,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $11,500,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $5,215,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,215,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA

    2013-2013

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,100,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,100,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2012-2012

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,600,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,600,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2011-2011

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $460,450
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $460,450
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA

    2010-2010

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $426,650
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $426,650
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2009-2009

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $406,825
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $406,825
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2008-2008

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $390,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $390,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2006-2006Signing Bonus

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

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2006 Player Cash Earnings - $200,000 - $200,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 - - $390,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $406,825 - - $406,825
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $426,650 - - $426,650
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $460,450 - - $460,450
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,600,000 - - $1,600,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $3,100,000 - - $3,100,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,215,000 - - $5,215,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 - - $11,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $4,983,624 - - $4,983,624
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $7,016,376 - - $7,016,376
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $13,000,000 - - $13,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $4,074,074 - - $4,074,074
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $98,144 - - $98,144
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 - - $1,250,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $2,250,000 - - $2,250,000
    Est. Earnings
    (15 seasons)
    $77,271,143 $200,000 - $77,471,143
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    9 seasons Player Cash Earnings $29,582,549 $200,000 - $29,782,549
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $28,016,376 - - $28,016,376
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $17,324,074 - - $17,324,074
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $98,144 - - $98,144
    seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,250,000 - - $2,250,000
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Transactions

    Aug 2 2022Traded to Philadelphia (PHI) from Chicago (CHC) for Ben Brown
    Mar 16 2022Signed a 1 year $3.5 million contract with Chicago (CHC)
    Aug 16 2021Signed a minor league contract with Tampa Bay (TB)
    Oct 30 2020Philadelphia (PHI) declined a $12 million option for 2021
    Jan 3 2019Signed a 2 year $23 million contract with Philadelphia (PHI), including a $12M option for 2021
    Jul 18 2017Traded to New York (NYY) from Chicago (CHW) with Todd Frazier and Tommy Kahnle for Tyler Clippard, Blake Rutherford, Ian Clarkin and Tito Polo
    Dec 9 2014Signed a 4 year $46 million contract with Chicago (CWS)
    Jan 17 2014Signed a 1 year $5.215 million contract with New York (NYY)
    Jan 25 2013Signed a 1 year $3.1 million contract with New York (NYY)
    Jan 17 2012Signed a 1 year $1.6 million contract with New York (NYY)
    Mar 9 2011Signed a 1 year $460k contract with New York (NYY)
    Mar 12 2010Signed a 1 year $426k contract with New York (NYY)
    Mar 3 2009Signed a 1 year $406k contract with New York (NYY)
    Jun 28 2008Signed a 1 year $390k contract with New York (NYY)
    Jun 15 2006Signed a contract with New York (NYY)
    Jun 6 2006Drafted by New York (NYY): Round 17 (#524 overall)

  • Injuries

    A look at the injuries for David Robertson, and the financial implications.

  • 2022 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how David Robertson ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team Games IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA WHIP WAR
    2022 PHI 56 61.2 39 18 17 31 79 6 4 3 20 2.48 1.135 2.05
    2021 TB 12 12.0 11 7 6 4 16 2 0 0 0 4.50 1.25 -0.11
    2019 PHI 7 6.2 8 4 4 6 6 1 0 1 0 5.40 2.1 -0.02
    2018 NYY 69 69.2 46 30 25 26 91 7 8 3 5 3.23 1.033 0.95
    2017 NYY 61 68.1 35 14 14 23 98 6 9 2 14 1.84 0.849 1.12
    2016 CHW 62 62.1 53 24 24 32 75 6 5 3 37 3.47 1.364 1.23
    2015 CHW 60 63.1 48 27 24 13 85 7 6 5 34 3.41 0.963 0.55
    2014 NYY 63 64.1 45 23 22 23 96 7 4 5 39 3.08 1.057 1.11
    2013 NYY 70 66.1 51 15 15 18 77 5 5 1 3 2.04 1.04 2.36
    2012 NYY 65 60.2 52 19 18 19 81 5 2 7 2 2.67 1.17 1.67
    2011 NYY 70 66.2 40 9 8 35 100 1 4 0 1 1.08 1.125 3.68
    2010 NYY 64 61.1 59 26 26 33 71 5 4 5 1 3.82 1.5 0.74
    2009 NYY 45 43.2 36 19 16 23 63 4 2 1 1 3.30 1.351 0.68
    2008 NYY 25 30.1 29 18 18 15 36 3 4 0 0 5.34 1.451 0.05
    Totals 729 737.1 552 253 237 301 974 65 57 36 157 2.89 1.157 16.06
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    • Avg. Salary: $0
    • MLB Rank: 0
    • RP Rank: 0

    Previous Contract

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

    Comparable Players

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

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Robertson's current age (37), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

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    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Robertson statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing:

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    David Robertson'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.

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