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Juan GonzalezHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1986-2005 MLB Years: 1989-2005
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PositionsOF-1072, RF-747, DH-370Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJuan Alberto Vazquez Gonzalez
Height6-3Weight220BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 16,1969 [48.128]PlaceVega Baja,Puerto Rico
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1987-TEX-#6 ... 1988-TEX-#1 ... 1989-TEX-#3 ... 1990-MLB-#4 ... 1990-TEX-#1
MLB DebutSeptember 1,1989 [19.320]
OrganizationsTEX [16] CLE [2] DET [1] KCA [1] Awards20Awards Voting7-1079
TBC Player ID1146Retrosheet IDgonzj002MLBAM ID114932
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed37Power81Contact45XBH77RBIs85Runs67Hitting75Durability64Team.499Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986Gulf Coast RangersGCLRktex-of166023324564103675215711300.240.302.266.568625259.313.026.124.2658.1122.012.710.000.008.93
1987Gastonia RangersSALAtex-of1712750969135212147494309251420.265.310.397.70720237549.297.132.200.3095.4616.763.072.5536.3627.41
1988Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex-of1877277257114384352256440230.256.325.415.74011525308.304.159.260.3298.1220.782.562.6034.6335.21
1989Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-of1913350273147307218518319891430.293.342.506.84825458547.326.213.261.3765.6717.923.163.8423.9039.46
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex13,19of1924606930170061702004.150.227.250.47715468.190.100.200.2258.8225.002.831.4760.0044.44
1990Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex28of201284967812829429101223210910820.258.300.508.80825262537.270.250.315.3525.9620.303.415.4017.1048.44
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex19of-dh2025901126714120121820102.289.316.522.838471295.319.233.244.3672.1118.959.004.2122.5046.15
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex19of2114254578144341271024442118503710.264.321.479.80026162595.290.215.292.3517.0619.832.814.5420.1943.06
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex19of2215558477152242431090135143508116.260.304.529.83330969632.268.269.327.3675.5422.634.096.8013.5845.39
1993Texas RangersALMLBtex19of23140536105166331461184137991301712.310.368.6321.00033980587.306.322.397.4276.3016.872.687.8411.6548.19
1994Texas RangersALMLBtex19of241074225711618419856430667041018.275.330.472.80219941463.284.197.273.3396.4814.252.204.1022.2135.34
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex19dh2590352571042022782001766005315.295.324.594.91820949374.292.299.347.3844.5517.653.887.2213.0447.12
1996Texas RangersALMLBtex19rf2613454189170332471442045823031210.314.368.6431.01134882592.296.329.416.4187.6013.851.827.9411.5148.24
1997Texas RangersALMLBtex19dh-rf27133533871582434213100331073010712.296.335.589.92431469579.294.293.355.3855.7018.483.247.2512.6943.67
1998Texas RangersALMLBtex19rf281546061101935024515721461266011920.318.366.630.99638297669.332.312.389.4146.8818.832.746.7313.4750.26
1999Texas RangersALMLBtex19rf291445621141833613912833511054012710.326.378.601.97933876629.335.275.367.4098.1116.692.066.2014.4141.53
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet19rf-dh30115461691333022267123284201313.289.337.505.84223354496.312.216.284.3596.4516.942.634.4420.9540.60
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22rf3114053297173341351401041946016518.325.370.590.96031470595.329.265.344.3976.8915.802.295.8815.2040.46
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex19rf32702773878211835201756101111.282.324.451.77512530296.327.169.238.3355.7418.923.292.7034.6338.46
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex19rf338232749961712470111473401110.294.329.572.90118742346.312.278.321.3804.0521.105.216.9413.6343.75
2004Arizona RoyalsArizRkkca-of34926695005006800101.346.455.538.99314533.474.192.423.42518.1824.241.330.000.0055.56
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22rf34331271735415170191910113.276.326.441.7675610138.288.165.228.3296.5213.772.113.6225.4028.57
2005Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-of35521160001000300001.286.286.286.5726021.333.000.000.2540.0014.290.000.000.000.00
2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle16rf3511000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter1689655610611936388254341404261945712736227874184.295.343.561.90436768477155.305.266.336.0006.3917.792.796.0715.1143.75
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter53920642765521031772345242114543120322102.267.319.438.7579051922254.303.171.243.0006.4319.122.973.1928.6734.78
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1335177913429429102223211210821.259.299.499.79825862558.273.240.302.0005.7320.073.505.2017.8346.27
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13350273147307218518319891430.293.342.506.84825458547.326.213.261.0005.6717.923.163.8423.9039.46
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter77277257114384352256440230.256.325.415.74011525308.304.159.260.0008.1220.782.562.6034.6335.21
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12750969135212147494309251420.265.310.397.70720237549.297.132.200.0005.4616.763.072.5536.3627.41
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6925930659104175276511401.251.320.293.6137610292.328.042.154.0009.2522.262.410.000.0015.38
Texas Rangers Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter140054358781595320213721180241637510765326065150.293.342.565.90730737135925.302.272.342.0006.3318.162.876.2814.6144.70
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14153397173341351401041946016518.325.369.589.95831470596.329.264.343.0006.8815.772.295.8715.2340.46
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter115461691333022267123284201313.289.337.505.84223354496.312.216.284.0006.4516.942.634.4420.9540.60
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter331271735415170191910113.276.326.441.7675610138.288.165.228.0006.5213.772.113.6225.4028.57
Average MLB - Per 162 games162629102186372421352244122607718.295.343.561.90435381686.305.266.336.0006.3917.792.796.0715.1143.75
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626208316631522104764413061731.267.319.438.75727258677.303.171.243.0006.4319.122.973.1928.6734.78

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1986Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex16OF58--8966110195.9411.64------6096.793.5
1987Gastonia Rangers SALAtex17OF126--23410121256244.9531.94------12799.290.0
1988Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex18OF76--13954-148144.9731.89------7798.755.5
1989Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex19OF133--2921592316307.9722.31------133100.097.8
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex19OF24--53-2-5553.9642.21------24100.014.8
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex20OF107--220784235227.9662.12------12883.673.8
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex20DH9---------------2536.05.6
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex20OF16--33---33331.0002.06------2564.09.9
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex21OF136--310661322316.9812.32------14295.884.0
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex21DH4---------------1422.82.5
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex22OF148--3799102398388.9752.62------15595.591.4
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex22DH4---------------1552.62.5
1993Texas RangersALMLBtex23OF129--26554-274270.9852.09------14092.179.6
1993Texas RangersALMLBtex23DH10---------------1407.16.2
1994Texas RangersALMLBtex24OF107--223922234232.9912.17------107100.093.9
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex25OF5--61--771.0001.40------905.63.5
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex25DH83---------------9092.257.6
1996Texas RangersALMLBtex26DH32---------------13423.919.8
1996Texas RangersALMLBtex26RF102--16462-172170.9881.67------13476.163.0
1997Texas RangersALMLBtex27RF64--127641137133.9712.08------13348.139.5
1997Texas RangersALMLBtex27DH69---------------13351.942.6
1998Texas RangersALMLBtex28RF116--212842224220.9821.90------15475.371.6
1998Texas RangersALMLBtex28DH38---------------15424.723.5
1999Texas RangersALMLBtex29DH16---------------14411.19.9
1999Texas RangersALMLBtex29RF131--223743234230.9831.76------14491.080.9
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet30RF66-544118211121120.9921.820.22-----11557.440.7
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet30DH48---------------11541.729.6
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31DH21---------------14015.013.0
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31RF119-9812141033227224.9871.880.23-----14085.073.5
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex32RF62-515117911127126.9922.030.24-----7088.638.3
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex32DH8---------------7011.44.9
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex33RF57574719810-21081081.0001.890.23-----8269.535.2
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex33DH24---------------8229.314.8
2004Arizona Royals ArizRkkca34OF3--2---221.0000.67------933.35.4
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34DH4---------------3312.12.5
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34RF2929237523315855.9481.900.23-----3387.917.9
2005Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle35OF4--7---771.0001.75------580.02.8
2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle35RF1---------------1100.00.6
MLB Totals for RF - 10 season(s)-   RF747862748132561221414081386.9841.860.50-----7470.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF565--12693024513231299.9822.30------5650.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 14 season(s)-   DH370---------------3700.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF111--227784242234.9672.11------1110.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF133--2921592316307.9722.31------1330.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF76--13954-148144.9731.89------760.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF126--23410121256244.9531.94------1260.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF61--9166110397.9421.59------610.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1986Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex16---------58-
1987Gastonia Rangers SALAtex17---------126-
1988Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex18---------76-
1989Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex19---------133-
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex19---------24-
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex20---------107-
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex20---------169
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex21---------1364
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex22---------1484
1993Texas RangersALMLBtex23---------12910
1994Texas RangersALMLBtex24---------107-
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex25---------583
1996Texas RangersALMLBtex26--------102-32
1997Texas RangersALMLBtex27--------64-69
1998Texas RangersALMLBtex28--------116-38
1999Texas RangersALMLBtex29--------131-16
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet30--------66-48
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31--------119-21
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex32--------62-8
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex33--------57-24
2004Arizona Royals ArizRkkca34---------3-
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34--------29-4
2005Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle35---------4-
2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle35--------1--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1996Texas RangersDiv SeriesMLB26416570059003200000.438.5261.3751.90122519.222.9371.12515.7910.530.6726.323.2071.43
1998Texas RangersDiv SeriesMLB28312111000000300000.083.083.167.2502112.111.084.0830.0025.000.000.000.00100.00
1999Texas RangersDiv SeriesMLB29311120011001300000.182.250.455.7055112.143.273.3648.3325.003.008.3311.0050.00
2001Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB31523483025000700000.348.348.7391.08717523.429.391.3910.0030.430.008.7011.5062.50
2008St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB38926381015001300002.308.333.462.79512227.318.154.1923.7011.113.003.7026.0025.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs926381015001300002.308.333.462.79512227.318.154.1923.7011.113.003.7026.0025.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 4 yrs15621118408150041500000.290.333.7421.075461266.256.452.5166.0622.733.7512.127.7566.67

Awards [20]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1992AL Silver Slugger Award (OF)1
1993AL Silver Slugger Award (OF)1
1994Winter League All-Star (OF)1
1995American League Player of the Week (September 4-September 10)1
1996AL Player of the Month (July) ... American League Most Valuable Player ... AL Silver Slugger Award (OF) ... American League Player of the Week (July 29-August 4)4
1997AL Player of the Month (September) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (OF)2
1998Baseball America First-Team Major League All-Star (DH) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (OF) ... Texas Rangers Player of the Year ... American League Player of the Week (August 31-September 6) ... American League Most Valuable Player5
2001American League Player of the Week (September 3-September 9) ... Baseball America Second-Team Major League All-Star (OF) ... Cleveland Indians Player of the Year ... AL Silver Slugger Award (OF)4
2003American League Player of the Week (April 28-May 4)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2006-03-19ContractSigned by Red Sox (minor) 
2005-08-01InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2005-06-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-05-31InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-03-31InjuredDisabled -- right hamstring strain 
2005-01-11ContractSigned by Indians (minor) 
2004-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-08-07InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2004-05-27InjuredDisabled -- muscle strain in his back 
2004-01-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
2003-10-26Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-07-23InjuredDisabled -- strained right calf  
2002-05-17InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-04-11InjuredDisabled -- right hand injury 
2002-02-06ContractSigned by Rangers 
2002-01-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
2001-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-03-01ContractSigned by Indians 
2001-01-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
2000-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-11-02TradeTraded by Rangers with Gregg Zaun and Danny Patterson to Tigers for Alan Webb, Justin Thompson, Gabe Kapler, Bill Haselman, Francisco Cordero and Frank Catalanotto. 
1986-05-30ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Rangers. 
* 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
1989Texas RangersTeam Payroll1962,500-69131-429,80262,50062,500
1990Texas RangersTeam Payroll20100,000-64927-515,727100,000162,500
1991Texas RangersTeam Payroll21100,000-62025-742,231100,000262,500
1992Texas RangersTeam Payroll22287,500-4391646962,245109,000550,000
1993Texas RangersTeam Payroll23525,000-3631560968,431109,0001,075,000
1994Texas RangersTeam Payroll243,400,000-77592++957,101109,0004,475,000
1995Texas RangersTeam Payroll255,400,000-24298++999,520109,0009,875,000
1996Texas RangersTeam Payroll267,425,000-41100++957,870109,00017,300,000
1997Texas RangersTeam Payroll277,500,000-71100++1,182,177150,00024,800,000
1998Texas RangersTeam Payroll287,800,000-13199++1,276,192170,00032,600,000
1999Texas RangersTeam Payroll298,500,000-17399++1,454,491200,00041,100,000
2000Detroit TigersTeam Payroll307,500,000-31197++1,394,248200,00048,600,000
2001Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll3110,000,000-21198++1,897,758200,00058,600,000
2002Texas RangersTeam Payroll3211,000,000-16299++2,011,045200,00069,600,000
2003Texas RangersTeam Payroll3313,025,000-15299++2,163,527300,00082,625,000
2004Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll344,000,000-154383++2,070,100300,00086,625,000
2005Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll35600,000-46315482,189,055300,00087,225,000
* 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