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Preston ClaiborneTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2018 MLB Years: 2013-2017
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League

PositionsP-285Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NamePreston Michael Claiborne
Height6-2Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 21,1988 [31.030]PlaceDallas,Texas
High SchoolSmith (Carrollton,TX)
CollegeTulane University (New Orleans,LA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 17th round (535th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 23rd round (680th overall) of the 2006 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsAndy CannizaroService Time1.049 (2015)
MLB DebutMay 5,2013 [25.105]
OrganizationsNYA [5] CLE [1] SFN [1] TEX [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID123219Retrosheet IDclaip001MLBAM ID502011
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (29.49%) -- Slider (26.08%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (25.17%) -- Changeup (19.27%)
Fastball Velocity [2017] - 91.07 - [2014] - 91.08 - [2013] - 92.92
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts71Walks47Hittable60SO/BB59vsPower60Hitting0Durability68Team.514Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2007TulaneConfUSANCAA-1Fr32Rel19022.3628028000245.2471412013452001.319.26--2.568.873.46.000-
2008TulaneConfUSANCAA-1So32Rel20216.2320020000339.0392827322343101.569.000.695.087.851.55.667-
2009TulaneConfUSANCAA-1Jr32Rel21325.6716016000327.0291917712292001.529.672.334.009.672.42.600-
2010TulaneConfUSANCAA-1Sr32Rel22325.6720020000246.0433629621557001.398.411.174.1110.762.62.600-
2010Staten Island YankeesNYPLA-nya43Rel22122.2819019007223.2209608302001.187.61--3.0411.413.75.333-
2010Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya57Rel22013.6850500007.07331461001.508.591.234.917.361.50.000-
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--Rel0132.6124024007230.127129112363001.267.840.293.4810.453.00.250-
2011Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya57Rel23373.11380380019581.0733328830753001.278.110.893.338.332.50.300-
2012Trenton ThunderEastAAnya57Rel24222.22300300010548.2331712124490201.176.100.184.449.062.04.500-
2012Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya32Rel24404.0520020007133.0311715212291001.298.370.543.247.832.421.000-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--Rel0622.96500500017681.1643427336781201.227.020.333.958.562.17.750-
2013Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-ST25000.0011000001.00000110001.00----9.009.001.00--
2013Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnya-Rel25003.48808007310.0145401101001.4512.19--0.878.7110.00--
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--Rel0003.18918007311.0145402111001.4111.12--1.598.745.50--
2013New York YankeesALMLBnya38Rel25024.11440440012050.0512323714422001.299.121.252.507.513.00.0004.02
2014Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRknya80ST260115.0022000003.05551010001.6715.003.00--3.000.00.000-
2014Gulf Coast Yankees 2GCLRknyaS/R26003.3721100002.23110120001.5010.12--3.376.752.00--
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnya32Rel26013.5415015005220.020108011200001.528.85--4.878.851.82.000-
2014Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorRk--Rel0024.8519316005225.1281614112230001.549.690.354.157.961.92.000-
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya48Rel26303.0018018009021.02497110160001.6210.290.434.296.861.601.0003.66
2016Richmond Flying SquirrelsEastAAsfn52Rel28212.38340340016345.0301512413496000.955.960.792.589.733.77.667-
2017Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex54R/CL29311.893803800321638.03798215421001.378.760.473.559.952.80.750-
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex57Rel290013.5010100102.05330020002.5022.50----9.000.00-1.16
2018Arizona Indians 2ArizRkcleRel30000.0051400005.03000080000.605.40----14.400.00--
2018Akron RubberDucksEastAAcleRel300115.0030300003.06552310003.0018.006.009.003.000.33.000-
2018Columbus ClippersILAAAcleRel300027.0020200001.25550310004.8027.00--16.205.400.33--
2018Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorRk--Rel0019.31101900009.214101026100002.0713.031.865.599.311.67.000-
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter324.05630630022073.0803533824602001.429.820.982.957.362.50.6000.76
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter15173.1122252170010337321.12871341122112632415201.277.960.583.508.992.57.469-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter723.4783083005122102.210746404421023001.449.290.353.658.862.43.778-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter442.69670670026896.1693729740996201.126.400.653.719.192.48.500-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter383.12441430019589.0803631935824001.298.060.913.538.262.34.273-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter122.2819019007223.2209608302001.187.61--3.0411.413.75.333-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter015.06945000010.2116611110001.129.280.840.849.2811.00.000-
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter874.858408400010157.21589785166816314101.439.020.913.889.302.40.533-
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter323.79620620021071.0753230824582001.399.461.013.037.322.42.600-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0013.5010100102.05330020002.5022.50----9.000.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings964.05189018900660220.02401059924721806001.429.820.982.957.362.50.6000.76
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings10123.111513148007025220.01959176148522010101.277.960.583.508.992.57.455-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007TulaneConfUSANCAA-1Fr32p1933010000000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.000.2990.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya48p26180000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2016Richmond Flying SquirrelsEastAAsfn52p28171000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter620000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter171000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter171000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter33010000000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter620000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1620000000000003000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162100000000001000000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Staten Island Yankees NYPLA-nya22P19--141-65.8330.26------19100.025.7
2010Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya22P5---------------5100.03.7
2011Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya23P38--472-1311.8460.29------38100.027.5
2012Trenton Thunder EastAAnya24P30---41-54.8000.13------30100.021.1
2012Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya24P20--14--551.0000.25------20100.013.9
2013Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya25P1---------------1100.00.7
2013Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya25P8---------------8100.05.6
2013New York YankeesALMLBnya25P44-5067-213131.0000.300.264266.7-44100.027.2
2014Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya26P2---------------2100.03.3
2014Gulf Coast Yankees 2 GCLRknya26P2---------------2100.03.3
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya26P15--23--551.0000.33------15100.010.4
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya26P18-21-3--331.0000.170.142250.0-18100.011.1
2016Richmond Flying Squirrels EastAAsfn28P34--14--551.0000.15------34100.024.1
2017Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex29P38---4--441.0000.11------38100.027.5
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex29P1-2-------------1100.00.6
2018Arizona Indians 2 ArizRkcle30P5---------------5100.08.9
2018Akron RubberDucks EastAAcle30P3--21--331.0001.00------3100.02.1
2018Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle30P2---------------2100.01.4
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P63-73610-216161.0000.250.226460.0-630.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P83--311--14141.0000.17------830.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P67--391-1312.9230.18------670.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P44--472-1311.8460.25------440.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P19--141-65.8330.26------190.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P9---------------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Staten Island Yankees NYPLA-nya2219----------
2010Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya225----------
2011Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya2338----------
2012Trenton Thunder EastAAnya2430----------
2012Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya2420----------
2013Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya251----------
2013Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya258----------
2013New York YankeesALMLBnya2544----------
2014Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya262----------
2014Gulf Coast Yankees 2 GCLRknya262----------
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya2615----------
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya2618----------
2016Richmond Flying Squirrels EastAAsfn2834----------
2017Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex2938----------
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex291----------
2018Arizona Indians 2 ArizRkcle305----------
2018Akron RubberDucks EastAAcle303----------
2018Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle302----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2007Falmouth CommodoresCape Cod LeagueCollege19323.3211011003019.01611701222701.477.580.005.6810.421.835.21.600
2008Falmouth CommodoresCape Cod LeagueCollege20212.66200200011323.2249711321401.599.130.384.947.991.623.42.667
2011Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor23023.0012012004012.01154278001.508.251.505.256.001.143.75.000
2012New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24009.0010100112.0322102011.5013.504.500.009.0009.00.000
2013New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25100.8410010003110.29110311001.187.590.002.539.283.670.841.000
2014New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB260114.2970700215.21499015002.8822.240.001.597.945.0014.29.000
2015Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27001.2370700317.1521126100.996.141.232.457.363.002.45.000
2017Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB29104.5070700004.0522112001.5011.252.252.254.502.004.501.000
2018Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB30105.0080800009.0955148001.449.001.004.008.002.005.001.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs023.0012012004012.01154278001.508.251.505.256.001.143.75.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 2 yrs532.95310310014342.7402014125431101.528.440.215.279.071.724.22.625
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs314.6640040009438.745212041134111.4510.470.932.567.913.094.89.750

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Falmouth CommodoresCape Cod LeagueCollege1922283310020041211001.107.242.143.3854134.188.036.17911.7635.293.000.000.0033.33
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs22283310020041211001.107.242.143.3854134.188.036.17911.7635.293.000.000.0033.33

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-11-02PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected Free Agency30.286  
2018-08-29PCleveland IndiansAkron (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Akron (AA)30.221Team Roster on 2018-08-29
2018-01-26RPCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.005Team Roster on 2018-01-26
2017-10-13RPFree Agent -Free Agent--Refused minor league assignment, declared free agent29.266  
2017-10-04RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list29.257Team Roster on 2017-10-04
2017-08-19RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured29.211Team Roster on 2017-08-19
2017-07-04RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors29.165Team Roster on 2017-07-04
2017-07-02RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment29.163Team Roster on 2017-07-02
2017-06-29RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)29.160Team Roster on 2017-06-29
2017-06-22RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors29.153Team Roster on 2017-06-22
2017-04-09RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)29.079Team Roster on 2017-04-09
2017-02-16RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.026Team Roster on 2017-02-16
2016-11-07RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency28.291  
2016-06-12RPSan Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Richmond (AA)28.143Team Roster on 2016-06-12
2016-06-11RPSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract28.142Team Roster on 2016-06-11
2016-06-10RPSan Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Richmond (AA)28.141Team Roster on 2016-06-10
2016-03-24RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Marlins28.063  
2015-10-14RPMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors27.267Team Roster on 2015-10-14
2015-04-11RPMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.081Team Roster on 2015-04-11
2015-03-31RPMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YMinors--Sent to minors27.070Team Roster on 2015-03-31
2014-12-24RPMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waives from Yankees by Marlins26.338Team Roster on 2014-12-24
2014-12-20RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment26.334Team Roster on 2014-12-20
2014-09-02RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)26.225Team Roster on 2014-09-02
2014-08-23RPNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL26.215Team Roster on 2014-08-23
2014-08-11RPNew York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)YDL-7InjuredAssigned to GCL Yankees (Rk) for rehab26.203Team Roster on 2014-08-11
2014-06-26RPNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured26.157Team Roster on 2014-06-26
2014-06-04RPNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)26.135Team Roster on 2014-06-04
2014-04-27RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)26.097Team Roster on 2014-04-27
2014-04-24RPNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)26.094Team Roster on 2014-04-24
2014-04-20RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from minors26.090Team Roster on 2014-04-20
2014-03-27RPNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)26.066Team Roster on 2014-03-27
2013-09-02RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tampa (A+)25.225Team Roster on 2013-09-02
2013-08-30RPNew York YankeesTampa (A+)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tampa (A+)25.222Team Roster on 2013-08-30
2013-08-26RPNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)25.218Team Roster on 2013-08-26
2013-08-22RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)25.214Team Roster on 2013-08-22
2013-08-21RPNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)25.213Team Roster on 2013-08-21
2013-08-20RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)25.212Team Roster on 2013-08-20
2013-08-16RPNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)25.208Team Roster on 2013-08-16
2013-05-04RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)25.104Team Roster on 2013-05-04
2012-06-28PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)24.159Team Roster on 2012-06-28
2012-06-10PNew York YankeesTrenton (AA)-Minors--24.141Team Roster on 2012-06-10
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-06-17ContractSigned by Yankees 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
2013New York YankeesTeam Payroll25490,000-77549-3,023,990490,000490,000
2014New York YankeesTeam Payroll26511,325-61331333,256,497500,0001,001,325
2017Texas RangersTeam Payroll29535,000-81942-3,651,709535,0001,536,3252017-02-16 - Signed to Minor League Contract
* 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