Jay Bruce
Right Field
Drafted: Round 1 (#12 overall), 2005
Experience: 10.125 Years
Contract: 3 yr(s) / $39,000,000 Signing Bonus $3,000,000 Average Salary$13,000,000 Free Agent:2021 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
2018 Contract details by year 31 $10,000,000 $1,000,000 $11,000,000
2019 Contract details by year 32 $13,000,000 $1,000,000 $14,000,000
2020 Contract details by year 33 $13,000,000 $1,000,000 $14,000,000
2021 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
Contract Notes:
  • Modified No Trade Clause (can specify 5 teams annually not to be traded to)
    2019: Detroit, Miami, Oakland, Tampa Bay, Toronto
  • League MVP: $125,000
  • WS MVP: $100,000
Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2005 Player Cash Earnings - $1,800,000 - $1,800,000
2008 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 - - $390,000
2009 Player Cash Earnings $417,500 - - $417,500
2010 Player Cash Earnings $440,000 - - $440,000
2011 Player Cash Earnings $2,750,000 $250,000 - $3,000,000
2012 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - - $7,500,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
2015 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000
2016 Player Cash Earnings $4,303,278 - - $4,303,278
2016 Player Cash Earnings $7,696,721 - - $7,696,721
2017 Player Cash Earnings $3,765,014 - - $3,765,014
2017 Player Cash Earnings $9,234,986 - - $9,234,986
2018 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $13,000,000 $1,500,000 - $14,500,000
15 seasons $87,497,499 $3,550,000 - $91,047,499

Cap Hit

#4
Right Field
#3
Philadelphia Phillies
#80
MLB

AAV

#24
Right Field
#93
MLB

Cash

#24
Right Field
#525
MLB
  • Jun 2 2019

    Traded to Philadelphia (PHI) from Seattle (SEA) with for Jake Scheiner

  • Dec 1 2018

    Traded to Seattle (SEA) from New York (NYM) with Anthony Swarzak, Jarred Kelenic, Justin Dunn and Gerson Bautista for Robinson Cano, Edwin Diaz and $20 million

  • Jan 10 2018

    Signed a 3 year $39 million contract with New York (NYM)

  • Aug 9 2017

    Traded to Cleveland (CLE) from New York (NYM) for Ryder Ryan

  • Nov 3 2016

    New York (NYM) exercised a $13M option for 2017

  • Aug 1 2016

    Traded to New York (NYM) from Cincinnati (CIN) for Dilson Herrera and Max Wotell

  • Dec 15 2010

    Signed a 6 year $51 million contract with Cincinnati (CIN)

  • Mar 8 2010

    Signed a 1 year $440k contract with Cincinnati (CIN)

  • Feb 21 2009

    Signed a 1 year $417k contract with Cincinnati (CIN)

  • Jun 10 2005

    Signed a contract with Cincinnati (CIN)

  • Jun 7 2005

    Drafted by Cincinnati (CIN): Round 1 (#12 overall)