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Ben Zobrist AS-2AW-7

+ Oakland Athletics Status: Active (MLB)
Positions: SS-555, 2B-552, RF-331, LF-66, CF-34, DH-17, 1B-17, 3B-13
Proper Name: Benjamin Thomas Zobrist
Born: May 26, 1981 (33.279) in Eureka, Illinois
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 200 Bats/Throws: Switch-Right
High School: Eureka (Eureka,IL)
College: Dallas Baptist University , Olivet Nazarene University
Drafted: 2004 -- 6th round (184th overall) by Houston Astros (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 1,2006 (25.067)
TBC Player ID:46676
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Recent Contract:Signed to 4-year contract for 2010-2013 ($18m) by Tampa Bay Rays. Club options for 2014 and 2015
Organizations:HOU, TBA
Signed by:Rusty Pendergrass
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Scouting Scores

speed contact patience batting power
74 70 91 70 56

Recent Roster MovementAll Transactions

2015-01-11ATraded from Rays with Yunel Escobar to Athletics for John Jaso, Daniel Robertson and Boog Powell
2014-11-01ARays exercised option for 2015 ($7.5m)
2014-05-30AActivated from DL
2014-05-15D15DL-15 Dislocated left thumb
2013-11-03ARays exercised option for 2014 ($7m)

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  • Awards for Ben Zobrist
    YearLeagueAward NameNotesAward History
    2003NCAASmall College All-American Award History
    2004MINORShort-Season A All-Star TeamSSAward History
    2006MINORTexas League All-StarUTAward History
    2009MLBMajor League 2nd All-Star (end of season)2BAward History
    2009TEAMTampa Bay Devil Rays Player of the Year Award History
    2011MLBAmerican League Player of the WeekApril 25-May 1Award History
    2012MLBMajor League 2nd All-Star (end of season)2BAward History

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