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Cristian GuzmanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2010 MLB Years: 1999-2010
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PositionsSS-1606, 2B-73, RF-8, DH-5, 3B-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCristian Antonio Guzman
Height6-0Weight188BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 21,1978 [40.245]PlaceSanto Domingo,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1994 by the New York Yankees.
Signing ScoutsVic MataRudy SantinService Time11.000 (2009)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1997-NYA-#7 ... 1999-MLB-#68 ... 1999-MIN-#3
MLB DebutApril 6,1999 [21.016]
OrganizationsMIN [7] WAS [5] NYA [2] TEX [1] Awards3Awards Voting1-4
TBC Player ID1021Retrosheet IDguzmc001MLBAM ID150217
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Player Notes:   Hit for the cycle on August 28, 2008
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed76Power33Contact70XBH31RBIs33Runs71Hitting68Durability72Team.498Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1996Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRknya-ss184217037508212176103132202.294.341.382.7236511187.350.088.153.3235.3516.583.100.53170.0022.00
1997Greensboro BatsSALAnya-ss1912449568135214452231217105104203.273.309.356.66517629528.338.083.139.2973.2219.896.180.76123.7521.48
1997Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-ss19414440001011100000.286.333.286.6194015.308.000.000.2886.676.671.000.000.000.00
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12850972139214453231318106104203.273.310.354.66418029543.337.081.136.2973.3119.525.890.74127.2520.86
1998New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin-ss20140566681572951402314211111171113.277.304.352.65619935606.343.075.127.2913.4718.325.290.17566.0022.29
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin15ss21131420479512312697229037404.226.267.276.54311616456.282.050.107.2474.8219.744.090.22420.0016.84
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin15ss2215663189156252085428104610127415.247.299.388.68724553690.281.141.242.3006.6714.642.201.1678.8833.97
2001Gulf Coast TwinsGCLRkmin-ss23516440100012410001.250.368.375.7436119.333.125.188.33510.5321.052.000.000.0025.00
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin15ss231184938014928141051258217858006.302.337.477.81423552527.343.175.252.3493.9814.803.711.9049.3034.90
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin15ss241486238017031695912131779286212.273.292.385.67724046656.298.112.138.2932.5912.044.651.3769.2227.06
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin15ss251435347814315143531893079512404.268.311.365.67619532585.307.097.170.2985.1313.502.630.51178.0022.38
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin15ss261455768415831484610530641134415.274.309.384.69322143624.295.110.170.3004.8110.262.131.2872.0027.22
2005Washington NationalsNLMLBwas15ss2714245639100196431742576182612.219.260.314.57414329492.254.095.156.2485.0815.453.040.81114.0029.00
2007Washington NationalsNLMLBwas15ss294617431576621420152110211.328.380.466.8468114192.359.138.236.3677.8110.941.401.0487.0024.56
2008Washington NationalsNLMLBwas15ss3013857977183355955652357514110.316.345.440.78525549612.337.124.166.3443.769.312.481.4764.3326.78
2009Washington NationalsNLMLBwas15ss311355317415124765245167516109.284.306.390.69620737555.322.106.134.3052.8813.514.691.0888.5024.50
2010Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-ss32413140003103100000.308.438.308.7464016.333.000.308.35518.756.250.330.000.000.00
2010Washington NationalsNLMLBwas152b3289319449011422542175353237.282.327.361.68811517346.331.079.138.3044.9115.323.120.58159.5018.89
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex152b3215464710010031001002.152.204.174.3788150.194.022.087.1786.0020.003.330.000.0014.29
2010Totals for MLB-MLB         104365489712422642206354239.266.311.337.64812318396.315.071.132.2885.0515.913.150.51182.5018.56
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1406538272714592388962467125682657833174331887.271.307.383.69020613895785.306.112.172.0004.5813.542.951.0786.8126.66
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter31912741823545812611754345425315235119.278.314.356.670454761371.341.078.137.0003.9418.454.690.44212.3321.47
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter144579691612951432414241121171113.278.307.351.65820335622.343.073.131.0003.8618.014.670.16579.0021.74
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter414440001011100000.286.333.286.6194015.308.000.000.0006.676.671.000.000.000.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12449568135214452231217105104203.273.309.356.66517629528.338.083.139.0003.2219.896.180.76123.7521.48
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4718641548312177123542203.290.343.382.7257112206.349.092.156.0005.8316.992.920.49186.0022.22
Minnesota Twins Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter8413277458871142613928910252166491185522746.266.303.382.68512522423538.300.116.182.0004.6913.882.961.1084.0327.78
Washington Nationals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter55020592655819528231772316962821318111139.282.317.389.7068011462197.316.107.157.0004.3712.842.941.0589.5225.13
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter15464710010031001002.152.204.174.3788150.194.022.087.0006.0020.003.330.000.0014.29
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626208416827107541483190494210.271.307.383.69023745667.306.112.172.0004.5813.542.951.0786.8126.66
Average Minor - Per 162 games162647921802963592717271288123110.278.314.356.67023139696.341.078.137.0003.9418.454.690.44212.3321.47

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1996Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya18SS41--551062021181161.8903.93------4297.670.7
1997Greensboro Bats SALAnya19SS122--1733643768574537.9364.40------12498.487.1
1997Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya19SS4--610231816.8894.00------4100.02.9
1998New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin20SS140--2114263295669637.9524.55------140100.098.6
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21SS131--1963632482583559.9594.27------131100.081.9
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22SS151-13072284132296663641.9674.250.49-----15696.893.2
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22DH1---------------1560.60.6
2001Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin23SS2--43-2771.0003.50------540.03.4
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23SS118-10151643272157512491.9594.160.48-----118100.072.8
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24SS147-12622483601284620608.9814.140.48-----14899.391.3
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25SS14113712321953521167558547.9803.880.44-----14398.687.0
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26SS145143130423444012103686674.9834.650.52-----145100.089.5
2005Washington NationalsNLMLBwas27SS14213311612173271585559544.9733.830.47-----142100.087.7
2007Washington NationalsNLMLBwas29SS444237667105833180172.9563.910.46-----4695.727.2
2008Washington NationalsNLMLBwas30SS13613211741923941775603586.9724.310.50-----13898.684.5
2009Washington NationalsNLMLBwas31SS1171159931543532074527507.9624.330.51-----13586.772.2
2009Washington NationalsNLMLBwas31DH2---------------1351.51.2
2010Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex32SS2--48--12121.0006.00------450.01.4
2010Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex323B1---------------425.00.7
2010Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex322B1--21--331.0003.00------425.00.7
2010Washington NationalsNLMLBwas322B6354475122165629293287.9804.560.60-----8970.838.9
2010Washington NationalsNLMLBwas32SS20161302352257775.9743.750.58-----8922.512.3
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex322B99771221133433.9713.670.43-----1560.05.6
2010Washington NationalsNLMLBwas32RF83328-1-98.8891.000.25-----899.04.9
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex32SS3222441-98.8892.670.36-----1520.01.9
2010Washington NationalsNLMLBwas32DH2---------------892.21.2
MLB Totals for SS - 11 season(s)-   SS129572099761922349016576155775412.9704.180.54-----12950.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B7263552134186732327320.9794.440.58-----720.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF83328-1-98.8891.000.25-----80.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH5---------------50.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS142--2154343295681649.9534.57------1420.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--21--331.0003.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS4--610231816.8894.00------40.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS122--1733643768574537.9364.40------1220.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS43--591092023188168.8943.91------430.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1996Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya18----41------
1997Greensboro Bats SALAnya19----122------
1997Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya19----4------
1998New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin20----140------
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21----131------
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22----151-----1
2001Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin23----2------
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23----118------
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24----147------
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25----141------
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26----145------
2005Washington NationalsNLMLBwas27----142------
2007Washington NationalsNLMLBwas29----44------
2008Washington NationalsNLMLBwas30----136------
2009Washington NationalsNLMLBwas31----117-----2
2010Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex32---121-----
2010Washington NationalsNLMLBwas32---6320---8-2
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex32---93------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB24521562012202401000.286.348.524.87211324.313.238.4298.3316.672.004.1721.0050.00
2002Minnesota TwinsChamp. SeriesMLB24518131000000311000.167.211.222.4334120.200.055.0560.0015.000.000.000.0033.33
2003Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB25413120000001200000.154.214.154.3682014.182.000.0777.1414.292.000.000.000.00
2004Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB26415250000102300000.333.412.333.7455017.417.000.20011.7617.651.500.000.000.00
2006Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2859020001000001000.222.222.222.4442010.222.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2916468193019102510002.413.449.543.99225449.450.130.1964.0810.202.502.0446.0021.05
2008Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB301964121840212005620102.281.347.438.78528672.281.157.2346.948.331.202.7832.0033.33
2009Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31206613165115101800000.242.254.394.64826767.263.152.1821.4911.948.001.4966.0043.75
2010Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3217515153219111400100.294.302.490.79225653.298.196.2161.897.554.001.8951.0040.00
2012Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB341023350000102200000.217.280.217.4975025.238.000.1308.008.001.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs87259417515353641112531204.290.324.429.75311123276.303.139.1933.999.062.271.8151.8030.67
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs13498132012305901000.265.333.367.70018355.308.102.2659.0916.361.801.8249.0023.08
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs518131000000311000.167.211.222.4334120.200.055.0560.0015.000.000.000.0033.33

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1998Eastern League All-Star Team (SS)1
2008National League Player of the Week (August 25-August 31) ... Washington Nationals Player of the Year2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-03-28IFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Indians34.007  
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-03-28Released by Reds 
2012-02-22ContractSigned by Reds 
2010-11-07Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-08-14InjuredDisabled -- Right Quadriceps Strain 
2010-07-31TradeTraded by Nationals to Rangers for Ryan Tatusko and Tanner Roark 
2009-04-29InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-04-14InjuredDisabled -- left hamstring strain 
2007-09-21InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-06-24InjuredDisabled -- Thumb 
2007-05-07InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-04-03InjuredDisabled -- Left hamstring 
2006-05-14InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2006-03-27InjuredDisabled -- right shoulder 
2004-11-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Nationals. 
2004-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-08-17InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-07-14InjuredDisabled -- inflammation in his right shoulder 
1998-02-06TradeTraded by Yankees with ??, Eric Milton, Brian Buchanan and Cash to Twins for Chuck Knoblauch. 
1994-08-24ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1999Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll21200,000-80726-1,454,491200,000200,000
2000Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll22230,000-66017271,394,248200,000430,000
2001Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll23325,000-55512391,897,758200,000755,000
2002Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll241,425,000-35310612,011,045200,0002,180,000
2003Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll252,525,000-2531169++2,163,527300,0004,705,000
2004Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll263,725,000-166682++2,070,100300,0008,430,000
2005Washington NationalsTeam Payroll274,200,000-167482++2,189,055300,00012,630,000
2007Washington NationalsTeam Payroll294,200,000-196176++2,459,737380,00016,830,000
2008Washington NationalsTeam Payroll304,200,000-214777++2,696,252390,00021,030,000
2009Washington NationalsTeam Payroll318,000,00011104287++2,746,792400,00029,030,000
2010Washington NationalsTeam Payroll328,000,000-105289++2,812,412400,00037,030,000
2010Texas RangersTeam Payroll328,000,000-105389++2,812,412400,00037,030,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red