Yadier Molina
Catcher
Drafted: Round 4 (#113 overall), 2000
Experience: 17.123 Years
College: Ladislao Martinez HS
Contract: 1 yr(s) / $9,000,000 Signing Bonus - Average Salary$9,000,000 Free Agent:-
Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
2021 Contract details by year 38 $9,000,000 $9,000,000
Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2000 Player Cash Earnings - $325,000 - $325,000
2005 Player Cash Earnings $323,500 - - $323,500
2006 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
2007 Player Cash Earnings $525,000 - - $525,000
2008 Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 $62,500 - $1,862,500
2009 Player Cash Earnings $3,250,000 $62,500 - $3,412,500
2010 Player Cash Earnings $4,250,000 $62,500 - $4,412,500
2011 Player Cash Earnings $5,250,000 $62,500 - $5,412,500
2012 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,100,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 $1,000,000 - $15,100,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - - $15,100,000
2015 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - - $15,100,000
2016 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
2017 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $19,892,473 - - $19,892,473
2019 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $7,407,407 - - $7,407,407
2021 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
2022 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
16 seasons $161,048,380 $1,575,000 - $163,373,380

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#4
St. Louis Cardinals
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MLB

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Catcher
#101
MLB

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#3
Catcher
#104
MLB
  • Aug 24 2021

    Signed a 1 year $10 million contract extension with St. Louis (STL)

  • Aug 24 2021

    Signed a 1 year $10 million contract extension with St. Louis (STL)

  • Feb 8 2021

    Signed a 1 year $9 million contract with St. Louis (STL)

  • Apr 11 2018

    Suspended 1 game for his role in an altercation with Troy Lovullo (ARI), forfeiting $107,526 in 2018 salary with St. Louis (STL)

  • Apr 2 2017

    Signed a 3 year $60 million contract extension with St. Louis (STL)

  • Feb 29 2012

    Signed a 5 year $75 million extension with St. Louis (STL)

  • Oct 31 2011

    St. Louis (STL) exercised $7 million club option for 2012

  • Jan 20 2008

    Signed a 4 year $15.5 million contract with St. Louis (STL)

  • Feb 27 2007

    Signed a 1 year $525k contract with St. Louis (STL)

  • Feb 28 2006

    Signed a 1 year $400k contract with St. Louis (STL)

  • Mar 1 2005

    Signed a 1 year $323k contract with St. Louis (STL)

  • Jun 10 2000

    Signed a contract with St. Louis (STL)

  • Jun 5 2000

    Drafted by St. Louis (STL): Round 4 (#113 overall)