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J.D. DrewTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1995-2011 MLB Years: 1998-2011
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsRF-1269, CF-220, OF-151, LF-33, DH-10Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Jonathan Drew
Height6-1Weight195BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 20,1975 [42.213]PlaceValdosta,Georgia
High SchoolLowndes County (Valdosta,GA)
CollegeFlorida State University (Tallahassee,FL)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 1st round (5th overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Philadelphia Phillies [Team Picks] in the 1st round (2nd overall) of the 1997 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 20th round (564th overall) of the 1994 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$3,000,000Signing ScoutsRoger SmithService Time13.020 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1999-MLB-#1 ... 1999-SLN-#1
MLB DebutSeptember 8,1998 [22.293]
OrganizationsSLN [6] BOS [5] LAN [2] ATL [1] Awards16Awards Voting1-114
TBC Player ID1091Retrosheet IDdrewj001MLBAM ID136770
RelationshipsBrother of Stephen Drew, Brother of Tim Drew
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Player Notes:   Inducted into the Florida State Athletics Hall of Fame in 2003
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed64Power85Contact42XBH76RBIs78Runs68Hitting78Durability59Team.533Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Florida State UniversityACCNCAA-1rf19642095468731763111365431102.325.430.6321.06213227250.367.307.526.45314.4021.601.506.8012.2939.71
1996Florida State UniversityACCNCAA-1rf2069241909317521941045553122704.386.508.7591.26718343317.414.373.627.52117.3516.720.966.6211.4846.24
1997Florida State UniversityACCNCAA-1rf2167233110106155311003210843781303.455.604.9611.56522451329.446.506.961.62425.5311.250.449.427.5248.11
1997St. Paul SaintsNorthernInd-of2144170515861185053304020101.341.443.7061.14912025203.354.365.553.48314.7819.701.338.879.4443.10
1998St. Paul SaintsNorthernInd-of2230114274411293381213260052.386.504.7541.2588622141.479.368.614.52014.8922.701.526.3812.6750.00
1998Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-of22196718223151121131510010.328.444.6271.07142981.362.299.507.45416.0518.521.156.1713.4040.91
1998Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-of22267915258121313221810001.316.471.519.9904111102.390.203.456.43821.5717.650.821.9639.5044.00
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         45146334711272434353320011.322.459.5681.0278320183.377.246.479.44519.1318.030.943.8320.8642.55
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln8lf-rf221436915315130041000104.417.463.9721.43535941.455.555.667.5769.7624.392.5012.207.2060.00
1999Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-of2325871126512156182020000.299.371.448.81939897.369.149.299.3638.2520.622.502.0643.5030.77
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln7cf2310436872891661339193507763304.242.340.424.76415635430.270.182.361.33811.6317.911.543.0228.3139.33
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln7rf24135407731201721857179679965143.295.401.479.88019537486.351.184.369.38613.7920.371.483.7022.6130.83
2001Peoria ChiefsMidwAsln-of25311362000001000001.545.583.7271.3108212.545.182.273.5618.330.000.000.000.0033.33
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln7rf25109375801211852773133577543446.323.414.6131.02723050443.339.290.469.42912.8716.931.326.0913.8941.32
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln7rf26135424611071911856825710483444.252.349.429.77818238496.291.177.325.34111.4920.971.823.6323.5635.51
2003Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln-of27819470013007410020.368.556.5261.08210127.429.158.526.46425.9314.810.573.7019.0014.29
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln7rf271002876083133154222364832006.289.374.512.88614731328.304.223.348.38310.9814.631.334.5719.1337.35
2004Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl7rf28145518118158288319312311811651327.305.436.5691.00529567645.340.264.510.42918.2917.980.984.8116.7142.41
2005Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan7rf-cf29722524872121153611515050333.286.412.520.93213128311.300.234.437.40116.4016.080.984.8216.8038.89
2006Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan7rf301464948414034620100238910641684.283.393.498.89124660594.321.215.393.38014.9817.851.193.3724.7042.86
2007Boston Red SoxALMLBbos7rf3114046684126304116442791001061012.270.373.423.79619745552.319.153.326.34714.3118.121.271.9942.3635.71
2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos7rf32109368791032341964417980405511.280.408.519.92719146456.307.239.462.40017.3217.541.014.1719.3744.66
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos7rf33137452841263042468268210931156.279.392.522.91423658539.319.243.416.39415.2120.221.334.4518.8346.03
2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos7rf341394786912224222683160105404312.255.341.452.79321648546.282.197.326.34710.9919.231.754.0321.7339.34
2011Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos-3512100000001110000.000.500.000.500004.000.000.500.35525.0025.001.000.000.000.00
2011Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-rf35131300000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0003031.000.000.000.8900.000.000.000.000.000.00
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         25230000001110000.600.714.6001.314307.750.000.200.58414.2914.291.000.000.000.00
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos7rf358124823556142201335820342.222.315.302.6177511286.270.080.210.27811.5420.281.761.4062.0020.00
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter15665173944143727348242795873786211375519445284.278.384.489.87325325636153.311.211.388.00014.0118.481.323.9321.3839.18
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter832685389183104295525860032.332.451.534.98514331326.395.202.410.00015.9517.791.123.0726.8034.83
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter52169275413242874303830001.320.431.491.9228319202.394.171.367.00014.8518.811.271.9842.2535.19
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter196718223151121131510010.328.444.6271.07142981.362.299.507.00016.0518.521.156.1713.4040.91
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter819470013007410020.368.556.5261.08210127.429.158.526.00025.9314.810.573.7019.0014.29
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter311362000001000001.545.583.7271.3108212.545.182.273.0008.330.000.000.000.0033.33
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12100000001110000.000.500.000.500004.000.000.500.00025.0025.001.000.000.000.00
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter74284781021732783134517280153.359.468.7251.19320647344.403.366.577.00014.8320.931.417.8510.5246.08
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter20068325426739136925753151751442341109.391.521.7891.310539121896.412.398.710.00019.5316.070.827.709.9045.32
Boston Red Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter606201233953211315802861311333452141192743.264.370.455.8259152082379.302.191.357.00014.0019.001.363.3625.1539.10
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter597189735553586189628059192714132716131227.282.377.498.8759452002224.313.216.380.00012.1918.571.524.3219.7637.38
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2187461322124673513634140156919117.284.399.505.90437788905.314.221.408.00015.4717.241.113.8721.3141.51
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter145518118158288319312311811651327.305.436.5691.00529567645.340.264.510.00018.2917.980.984.8116.7142.41
Average MLB - Per 162 games162535981492852582948911862559.278.384.489.87326258637.311.211.388.00014.0118.481.323.9321.3839.18
Average Minor - Per 162 games16252310317435620821810101113120064.332.451.534.98527961636.395.202.410.00015.9517.791.123.0726.8034.83

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1997St. Paul Saints NorthernIndy-21OF44--9634110399.9612.25------44100.052.4
1998St. Paul Saints NorthernIndy-22OF30--797318986.9662.87------30100.034.9
1998Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln22OF18--4621-4948.9802.67------1994.712.9
1998Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln22OF25--543215957.9662.28------2696.217.4
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22LF6--111-112121.0002.00------1442.93.7
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22RF5--8---881.0001.60------1435.73.1
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22CF2---------------1414.31.2
1999Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln23OF25--442-146461.0001.84------25100.018.1
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23CF97--234976250243.9722.51------10493.360.2
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23LF1--2---221.0002.00------1041.00.6
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24RF98-697178451187182.9731.860.26-----13572.660.5
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24CF26-15645-2-4745.9571.730.29-----13519.316.0
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24LF24-134252212927.9311.130.20-----13517.814.8
2001Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln25OF3--4---441.0001.33------3100.02.2
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25RF97-780183451192187.9741.930.24-----10989.059.9
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25CF20-1162631-3029.9671.450.25-----10918.312.3
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25LF1-3-------------1090.90.6
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26RF119-931220431227224.9871.880.24-----13588.173.5
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26CF6-153---331.0000.500.20-----1354.43.7
2003Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln27OF6--21-1331.0000.50------875.04.3
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27RF5347391101511107106.9912.000.27-----10053.032.7
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27CF2622190522--54541.0002.080.28-----10026.016.0
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27LF1151---111.0001.000.20-----1001.00.6
2004Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28RF1381371193277123-292289.9902.090.24-----14595.285.2
2004Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28CF8549191--20201.0002.500.41-----1455.54.9
2004Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28DH1---------------1450.70.6
2005Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29RF44443828332-8886.9771.950.23-----7261.127.2
2005Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29CF302824164---64641.0002.130.27-----7241.718.5
2006Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30RF135131111828435-292287.9832.130.26-----14692.583.3
2006Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30DH44--------------1462.72.5
2007Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31RF1331231062212351220215.9771.620.20-----14095.082.1
2007Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31CF432912-1-1312.9233.000.41-----1402.92.5
2007Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31DH1---------------1400.70.6
2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32RF106105886184641194190.9791.790.21-----10997.265.4
2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32DH2---------------1091.81.2
2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32CF1-5-------------1090.90.6
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33RF1311241083242522249247.9921.890.23-----13795.680.9
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33DH1---------------1370.70.6
2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34RF1331271102234111236235.9961.770.21-----13995.782.1
2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34DH1---------------1390.70.6
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos35RF1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos35RF76655871463--1491491.0001.960.25-----8193.846.9
Ind Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF74--1751072192185.9642.50------740.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 13 season(s)-   RF12689031021223525336924412405.9851.900.24-----12680.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 10 season(s)-   CF2205880145515116481470.9772.140.59-----2200.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 5 season(s)-   LF331142393224442.9551.270.30-----330.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH104--------------100.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF50--98522105103.9812.06------500.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF18--4621-4948.9802.67------180.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF6--21-1331.0000.50------60.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--4---441.0001.33------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1997St. Paul Saints NorthernInd-21---------44-
1998St. Paul Saints NorthernInd-22---------30-
1998Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln22---------18-
1998Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln22---------25-
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22------625--
1999Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln23---------25-
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23------197---
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24------242698--
2001Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln25---------3-
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25------12097--
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26-------6119--
2003Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln27---------6-
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27------12653--
2004Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28-------8138-1
2005Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29-------3044--
2006Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30--------135-4
2007Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31-------4133-1
2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32-------1106-2
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33--------131-1
2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34--------133-1
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos35--------1--
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos35--------76--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB2426110000202100000.167.375.167.542108.200.000.66725.0012.500.500.000.000.00
2000St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB24512241001000300000.333.333.417.7505112.444.084.0830.0025.000.000.000.0025.00
2001St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB25513120012003100000.154.313.385.6985116.091.231.46218.756.250.336.2513.0050.00
2002St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB2629120011001200000.222.300.556.8565110.167.334.44410.0020.002.0010.009.0050.00
2002St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB26513150011001200001.385.429.6151.0448114.400.230.3087.1414.292.007.1413.0020.00
2004Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB28520140001114700000.200.333.200.5334024.308.000.20016.6729.171.750.000.000.00
2006Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB30164271512411003600202.357.383.7621.14532747.324.405.4766.3812.772.008.5110.5046.67
2006Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB30313120000000300000.154.154.154.3082013.200.000.0000.0023.080.000.000.000.00
2007Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB31174561631280041000001.356.408.6001.00827649.424.244.3338.1620.412.504.0822.5037.50
2008Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB321228490015006500101.321.429.429.85812135.348.108.32117.1414.290.832.8628.0011.11
2008Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB32414241013000400000.286.286.571.8578214.333.285.2860.0028.570.007.1414.0050.00
2008Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB32724161013004610001.250.379.417.79610229.294.167.33313.7920.691.503.4524.0033.33
2009Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB33164091020010091210001.250.400.300.70012250.357.050.27518.0024.001.330.000.0020.00
2009Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB3339120012001100000.222.300.556.8565110.143.334.44410.0010.001.0010.009.0050.00
2010Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB3418454811141041210000.178.260.311.57114350.219.133.2448.0024.003.002.0045.0037.50
2011Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB3518455131027007800002.289.385.444.82920352.314.155.31113.4615.381.143.8522.5023.08
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs97245357184103610335320307.290.375.478.85311722283.330.188.32711.6618.731.613.5324.5030.99
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 7 yrs2484817104931111900000.202.295.357.65230595.213.155.31011.5820.001.734.2121.0029.41
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs174941520250051110002.306.382.469.85123455.361.163.2659.0920.002.203.6424.5026.67

Awards [16]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
19951st Team College Freshman All-American (OF) ... College World Series All-Tournament Team (OF)2
19961st Team College All-American (OF) ... Atlantic Coast Conference All-Conference (OF)2
19971st Team College All-American (OF) ... Atlantic Coast Conference All-Conference (OF) ... Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Year ... Baseball America College Player of the Year ... Dick Howser Trophy (Player of the Year) ... Golden Spikes Award (Florida State) ... Independent Leagues All-Star (OF) ... Northern League Rookie of the Year8
2004Atlanta Braves Player of the Year ... Baseball America Second-Team Major League All-Star (OF)2
2008AL Player of the Month (June) ... MLB All-Star Game Most Valuable Player2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-10-30Free AgentGranted free agency 
2011-09-25InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-09-13InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2011-07-26InjuredDisabled -- Left shoulder impingement 
2008-09-08InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-08-26InjuredDisabled -- Lower back strain 
2007-01-26ContractSigned by Red Sox 
2005-07-04InjuredDisabled -- broken left wrist 
2004-12-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
2004-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-12-14TradeTraded by Cardinals with OF Eli Marrero to Braves for RHP Adam Wainwright LHP Ray King and RHP Jason Marquis 
2003-12-13TradeTraded by Cardinals with Eli Marrero to Braves for Adam Wainwright, Ray King and Jason Marquis. 
2003-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2003-08-16InjuredDisabled -- right oblique strain 
2003-04-20InjuredActivated from DL 
2003-03-28InjuredDisabled -- - 
2002-07-13InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-07-31InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-06-18InjuredDisabled -- non-displaced fracture of the fifth metacarpal of the right hand 
1998-07-03Contractsigned 
1997-07-01ContractSigned by independent St. Paul (Northern) 
* 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
1998St. Louis Cardinals-223,000,000-------3,000,000Signing Bonus out of 1998 Draft (1st round - 5th overall)
1998St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll22170,000-81236-1,276,192170,0003,170,000
1999St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll231,791,688-2751070++1,454,491200,0004,961,688
2000St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll241,750,000-2821569++1,394,248200,0006,711,688
2001St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll252,750,000-2311174++1,897,758200,0009,461,688
2002St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll263,100,000-2281475++2,011,045200,00012,561,688
2003St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll273,600,000-1931077++2,163,527300,00016,161,688
2004Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll284,200,000-151784++2,070,100300,00020,361,688
2005Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll299,400,000-48195++2,189,055300,00029,761,688
2006Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll3011,400,000-38196++2,365,072327,00041,161,688
2007Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll3114,000,000-17299++2,459,737380,00055,161,688
2008Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll3214,000,000-29297++2,696,252390,00069,161,688
2009Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll3314,000,000-29197++2,746,792400,00083,161,688
2010Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll3414,000,000-34297++2,812,412400,00097,161,688
2011Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll3514,000,00013.0237496++2,722,607414,000111,161,688
* 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