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Brian DozierTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Minnesota Twins MLB Years: 2012-2018
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Positions2B-809, SS-372, 3B-20, DH-2Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Brian Dozier
Height5-11Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 15,1987 [30.341]PlaceFulton,Mississippi
High SchoolItawamba AHS (Fulton,MS)
CollegeUniversity of Southern Mississippi (Hattiesburg,MS)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 8th round (252nd overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$30,000Signing ScoutsEarl WinnService Time5.100 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2012-MIN-#10
MLB DebutMay 7,2012 [24.358]
OrganizationsMIN [10] Awards3Awards Voting3-35
TBC Player ID123657Retrosheet IDdozib001MLBAM ID572821
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed75Power71Contact72XBH68RBIs65Runs71Hitting70Durability89Team.498Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Southern MissConfUSANCAA-1Fr122b1962209397784339118291906206.368.442.488.93010215246.392.120.273.40711.797.720.661.2269.6719.48
2007Southern MissConfUSANCAA-1So122b2061248578417042854192286105.339.402.456.85811321282.359.117.198.3816.747.801.161.4262.0025.00
2008Southern MissConfUSANCAA-1Jr122b2164269459217254652231764203.342.403.476.87912824304.349.134.230.3887.575.590.741.6453.8026.09
2009Southern MissConfUSANCAA-1Sr122b22371384454131439601615111203.391.485.5871.0728118168.413.196.355.4659.528.930.942.3834.5033.33
2009Gulf Coast TwinsGCLRkmin-ss22514140000002100000.286.375.286.6614016.308.000.143.31212.506.250.500.000.000.00
2009Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin-ss2253218387717001430232631304.353.417.431.8489417248.395.078.197.3799.2710.481.130.000.0022.08
2009Totals for Rk-Rk         58232398117001430252731304.349.414.422.8369817264.389.073.194.3759.4710.231.080.000.0020.99
2010Beloit SnappersMidwAmin7ss233915124427101761161603003.278.347.338.685518170.311.060.199.3129.419.411.000.000.0019.05
2010Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min19ss23933504496111542104444119629.274.352.354.70612417410.294.080.223.31810.7310.000.931.2270.0017.71
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1325016813818255916560571126212.275.350.349.69917525580.299.074.216.31610.349.830.950.86100.2018.12
2011Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min11ss24491803258115222134272063225.322.423.472.8958518218.350.150.350.39212.399.170.740.9290.0031.03
2011New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin11ss24783116099227734117284657008.318.384.502.88615636351.357.184.286.3867.9813.111.641.9944.4336.36
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1274919215733129562411556611102213.320.399.491.89024154569.354.171.310.3899.6711.601.201.5854.5634.39
2012Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin4ss2548181154211121732143411315.232.286.337.6236114200.270.105.188.2737.0017.002.431.0090.5033.33
2012Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin20ss25843163374111633921658143010.234.271.332.60310518340.267.098.171.2654.7117.063.631.7652.6724.32
2013Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22b2614755872136334186614751120634014.244.312.414.72623155622.278.170.274.3198.2019.292.352.8931.0040.44
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22b2715659811214533123712178912993818.242.345.416.76124957707.269.174.346.34012.5918.251.453.2526.0039.31
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22b28157628101148394287712461148708210.236.307.444.75127971704.261.208.318.3238.6621.022.433.9822.4347.97
2016Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22b29155615104165355429918261138852612.268.341.546.88733682691.281.278.403.3718.8319.972.266.0814.6449.70
2017Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22b30152617106166304349316778141802611.269.357.496.85330668705.297.227.368.36111.0620.001.814.8218.1540.96
2018Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2b3113571216304720710571216134.281.584.5441.128317149.203.263.421.0004.706.711.432.6814.2543.75
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter86433895408501841915544692293637449627432869.251.336.454.79015373583918.274.203.328.0009.2618.992.053.9621.8642.12
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter36514052144187915161464618154184162414534.298.370.409.7795751101613.330.111.241.0009.5511.411.190.9987.8126.32
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter48181154211121732143411315.232.286.337.6236114200.270.105.188.0007.0017.002.431.0090.5033.33
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter783116099227734117284657008.318.384.502.88615636351.357.184.286.0007.9813.111.641.9944.4336.36
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1425307615422676423871617128414.291.377.394.77120935628.313.103.266.00011.319.710.861.1175.7122.73
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3915124427101761161603003.278.347.338.685518170.311.060.199.0009.419.411.000.000.0019.05
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter58232398117001430252731304.349.414.422.8369817264.389.073.194.0009.4710.231.080.000.0020.99
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter224864185307557161522714877325177017.355.426.491.917424781000.372.136.251.0008.707.300.841.6054.0025.41
Minnesota Twins Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter86433895408501841915544692293637449627432869.251.336.454.79015373583918.274.203.328.0009.2618.992.053.9621.8642.12
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626351011593542984175681401858513.251.336.454.79028867735.274.203.328.0009.2618.992.053.9621.8642.12
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626249518635776520868827116215.298.370.409.77925549716.330.111.241.0009.5511.411.190.9987.8126.32

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2008Southern MissConfUSANCAA-1Jr12Rel21000.0010100000.00000100003.00----27.00--0.00--
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100000.00000100003.00----27.00--0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2009Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin22SS53--721741438260246.9464.64------53100.077.9
2009Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin22SS3--54-1991.0003.00------560.05.5
2010Beloit Snappers MidwAmin23SS32--4897523150145.9674.53------3982.123.5
2010Beloit Snappers MidwAmin233B3--252-97.7782.33------397.72.2
2010Beloit Snappers MidwAmin232B3--47-111111.0003.67------397.72.2
2010Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min23SS66--921651434271257.9483.89------9371.047.8
2010Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min233B14--1520--35351.0002.50------9315.110.1
2010Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min232B12--2224154746.9793.83------9312.98.7
2011Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min24SS33--54109523168163.9704.94------4967.323.7
2011Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min242B13--2742297169.9725.31------4926.59.4
2011Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min243B2--331-76.8573.00------494.11.4
2011New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin24SS60--84142434230226.9833.77------7876.942.3
2011New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin242B15--2134165655.9823.67------7819.210.6
2011New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin243B1--1---111.0001.00------781.30.7
2012Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25SS42--49104630159153.9623.64------4887.529.2
2012Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin252B4--123111615.9383.75------488.32.8
2012Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25SS83817321112871570413398.9644.800.54-----8498.851.2
2013Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin262B14614112552674616110734728.9924.990.58-----14799.390.1
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin272B15615513612614751598751736.9804.720.54-----156100.096.3
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin282B15715713833034568111767759.9904.830.55-----157100.096.9
2016Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin292B15115113312864198118713705.9894.670.53-----15597.493.2
2016Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29DH2---------------1551.31.2
2017Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin302B15215113112644055109674669.9934.400.51-----152100.093.8
MLB Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B7627556641138122164254636393597.9884.720.54-----7620.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS83817321112871570413398.9644.800.54-----830.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS42--49104630159153.9623.64------420.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B4--123111615.9383.75------40.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS60--84142434230226.9833.77------600.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B15--2134165655.9823.67------150.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS99--1462741957439420.9574.24------990.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B25--4966314118115.9754.60------250.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B16--18231-4241.9762.56------160.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS32--4897523150145.9674.53------320.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3--252-97.7782.33------30.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B3--47-111111.0003.67------30.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS56--771781439269255.9484.55------560.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2009Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin22----53------
2009Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin22----3------
2010Beloit Snappers MidwAmin23---3323-----
2010Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min23---126614-----
2011Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min24---13332-----
2011New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin24---15601-----
2012Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25---442------
2012Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25----83------
2013Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26---146-------
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27---156-------
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28---157-------
2016Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29---151------2
2017Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30---152-------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor242610827328032240112000000.296.361.454.8154911119.341.158.2969.2416.811.822.5236.0034.38
2011Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB241414320001004200100.143.316.143.4592019.154.000.28621.0510.530.500.000.000.00
2012Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2522477130139003610001.277.333.511.84424451.263.234.2985.8811.762.005.8815.6730.77
2013Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB262268101950282071300002.279.347.441.78830775.321.162.2949.3317.331.862.6734.0036.84
2014Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2720569136012204900000.232.283.393.67622760.261.161.2686.6715.002.251.6756.0053.85
2015Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28174991851360051010001.367.436.6941.13034955.417.327.4299.0918.182.005.4516.3350.00
2016Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB291958142150462051210000.362.422.6551.07738964.405.293.4147.8118.752.406.2514.5042.86
2017Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3014396101016516800000.256.356.359.71514245.300.103.35913.3317.781.332.2239.0020.00
2017Minnesota TwinsWild CardMLB3014120011001200000.500.6001.2501.8505151.000.7501.00020.0040.002.0020.004.0050.00
2018Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31164541040231041010000.222.300.444.74420650.242.222.3338.0020.002.504.0022.5060.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs2610827328032240112000000.296.361.454.8154911119.341.158.2969.2416.811.822.5236.0034.38
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs144376621062621641121387040104.282.353.489.84218444419.309.207.3389.0716.711.843.8223.5041.51
MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Totals - 1 yrs14120011001200000.500.6001.2501.8505151.000.7501.00020.0040.002.0020.004.0050.00

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2009Appalachian League All-Star (SS)1
2010Florida State League All-Star Team (3B)1
2017American League Gold Glove (2B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-03-242BMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 4-year contract for 2015-2018 ($20m) [Extension] 2-3-6-9 27.314Team Roster on 2015-03-24
2012-11-122bMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActive--25.181Team Roster on 2012-11-12
2012-08-15ssMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Rochester (AAA)25.092Team Roster on 2012-08-15
2012-05-06ssMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Rochester (AAA)24.357Team Roster on 2012-05-06
2012-04-012bMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)24.322Team Roster on 2012-04-01
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-06-16ContractSigned by Twins 
* 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
2009Minnesota Twins-2230,000-------30,000Signing Bonus out of 2009 Draft (8th round - 252nd overall)
2012Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll25480,000-76039-2,954,887480,000510,000
2013Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll26497,500-65321283,023,990490,0001,007,500
2014Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll27540,000-51916433,256,497500,0001,547,500
2015Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll282,000,0003.139115563,571,283507,5003,547,5002015-03-24 - Signed to 4-year contract for 2015-2018 ($20m) [Extension] 2-3-6-9
2016Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll293,000,0004.131611653,498,245507,5006,547,500
2017Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll306,000,0005.1200978++3,651,709535,00012,547,500
2018Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll319,000,000-118385++4,360,045545,00021,547,500
* 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