He's got 290 million reasons to smile: The Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera. C.J. Gunther/EPA/Landov hide caption toggle caption C.J. Gunther/EPA/Landov The Two-Way $292M For Baseball's Miguel Cabrera? Let's Dig Into That Number March 28, 2014 Detroit's star will earn nearly $30 million a season for the next 10 years if he keeps playing. How much more is he paid than most major leaguers? How does his deal compare with those in other sports?