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Juan GonzalezTrack this Player High 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 [48.191]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 RangersALMLBtex20OF16--33---33331.0002.06------2564.09.9
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex20DH9---------------2536.05.6
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 RangersALMLBtex25DH83---------------9092.257.6
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex25OF5--61--771.0001.40------905.63.5
1996Texas RangersALMLBtex26RF102--16462-172170.9881.67------13476.163.0
1996Texas RangersALMLBtex26DH32---------------13423.919.8
1997Texas RangersALMLBtex27DH69---------------13351.942.6
1997Texas RangersALMLBtex27RF64--127641137133.9712.08------13348.139.5
1998Texas RangersALMLBtex28RF116--212842224220.9821.90------15475.371.6
1998Texas RangersALMLBtex28DH38---------------15424.723.5
1999Texas RangersALMLBtex29RF131--223743234230.9831.76------14491.080.9
1999Texas RangersALMLBtex29DH16---------------14411.19.9
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet30RF66-544118211121120.9921.820.22-----11557.440.7
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet30DH48---------------11541.729.6
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31RF119-9812141033227224.9871.880.23-----14085.073.5
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31DH21---------------14015.013.0
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 RoyalsALMLBkca34RF2929237523315855.9481.900.23-----3387.917.9
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34DH4---------------3312.12.5
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) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (OF) ... American League Most Valuable Player ... American League Player of the Week (July 29-August 4)4
1997AL Player of the Month (September) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (OF)2
1998AL Silver Slugger Award (OF) ... American League Most Valuable Player ... American League Player of the Week (August 31-September 6) ... Baseball America First-Team Major League All-Star (DH) ... Texas Rangers Player of the Year5
2001AL Silver Slugger Award (OF) ... American League Player of the Week (September 3-September 9) ... Baseball America Second-Team Major League All-Star (OF) ... Cleveland Indians Player of the Year4
2003American League Player of the Week (April 28-May 4)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster 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