Mark Teixeira
1st Base
Drafted: Round 1 (#5 overall), 2001
Experience: 13 Years
College: Georgia Tech
Contract: 8 yr(s) / $180,000,000 Signing Bonus $5,000,000 Average Salary$22,500,000 Free Agent:2017 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
2009 Contract details by year 29 $20,000,000 $625,000 $20,625,000
2010 Contract details by year 30 $20,000,000 $625,000 $20,625,000
2011 Contract details by year 31 $22,500,000 $625,000 $23,125,000
2012 Contract details by year 32 $22,500,000 $625,000 $23,125,000
2013 Contract details by year 33 $22,500,000 $625,000 $23,125,000
2014 Contract details by year 34 $22,500,000 $625,000 $23,125,000
2015 Contract details by year 35 $22,500,000 $625,000 $23,125,000
2016 Contract details by year 36 $22,500,000 $625,000 $23,125,000
Contract Notes:
  • Signing Bonus: $5 million
  • Full No-Trade Clause
  • Perks: Teixeira may purchase 8 of best available Yankees season tickets
Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2002 Player Cash Earnings $250,000 $4,500,000 - $4,750,000
2003 Player Cash Earnings $750,000 - - $750,000
2004 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000
2005 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000
2006 Player Cash Earnings $6,400,000 - - $6,450,000
2007 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,200,000
2008 Player Cash Earnings $12,500,000 - - $12,500,000
2009 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 $5,000,000 - $25,000,000
2010 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
2011 Player Cash Earnings $22,500,000 - - $22,500,000
2012 Player Cash Earnings $22,500,000 - - $22,500,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $22,500,000 - - $22,500,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $22,500,000 - - $22,500,000
2015 Player Cash Earnings $22,500,000 - - $22,500,000
2016 Player Cash Earnings $22,500,000 - - $22,500,000
10 seasons $207,900,000 $9,500,000 - $217,650,000

Cap Hit

AAV

Cash

  • Dec 23 2008

    Signed an 8 year $180 million contract with New York (NYY)

  • Jan 17 2008

    Signed a 1 year $12.5 million contract with Atlanta (ATL)

  • Jul 31 2007

    Traded to Atlanta (ATL) from Texas (TEX) with Ron Mahay for Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Beau Jones, Elvis Andrus, Neftali Feliz and Matt Harrison

  • Jan 17 2006

    Signed a 2 year $15.4 million contract with Texas (TEX)

  • Aug 22 2001

    Signed a 4 year $9.5 million contract with Texas (TEX)

  • Jun 5 2001

    Drafted by Texas (TEX): Round 1 (#5 overall)