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Brent AbernathyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1997-2009 MLB Years: 2001-2005
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

Positions2B-1002, 3B-90, OF-55, 1B-54, LF-5, DH-2, SS-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Brent Abernathy
Height6-1Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 23,1977 [41.080]PlaceAtlanta,Georgia
High SchoolLovett School (Atlanta,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (44th overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$425,000Signing ScoutsEllis DunganTim Wilken
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2000-TOR-#7 ... 2001-TBA-#6
MLB DebutJune 25,2001 [23.275]
OrganizationsTBA [4] TOR [4] MIL [1] MIN [1] PHI [1] WAS [1] CLE [1] KCA [1] Awards4
TBC Player ID1321Retrosheet IDaberb001MLBAM ID150466
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed81Power33Contact93XBH32RBIs35Runs60Hitting64Durability56Team.482Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Hagerstown SunsSALAtor-2b1999379691172721262213303266206.309.367.398.76515130423.333.089.193.3447.097.571.070.24379.0025.64
1998Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-2b2012448585159361365351344381126011.328.381.425.80620640548.347.097.233.3588.036.930.860.55161.6725.16
1999Knoxville SmokiesSouAAtor-2b21136577108168421136234155547657111.291.355.435.79025156650.296.144.272.3488.467.230.852.0044.3833.33
2000Durham BullsILAAAtba332b22279114246011592111143500.264.351.363.714337114.274.099.297.3219.659.651.000.8891.0029.17
2000Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor122b2292358471062124351413263213317.296.343.399.74214327391.314.103.179.3286.658.181.231.0289.5025.47
2000Totals for IL-IL         119449611302725502315374356817.290.345.392.73717634505.306.102.203.3267.338.511.160.9989.8026.15
2001Durham BullsILAAAtba122b23612524576200423114162323203.302.346.429.77510824275.317.127.218.3375.828.361.441.4563.0031.58
2001Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba32b2379304438217153383273503113.270.328.382.71011623335.291.112.217.3128.0610.451.301.4960.8028.05
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba32b2411746346112184240104254668208.242.288.311.59914424504.264.069.136.2694.969.131.840.40231.5021.43
2003Durham BullsILAAAtba-2b2515030001000000000.600.600.6001.200305.600.000.000.5350.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca82b259236860107220740137343846439.291.354.408.76215029416.306.117.226.3348.179.131.121.6852.5727.10
2003Totals for AAA-AAA         9337360110220741137343846439.295.357.410.76715329421.310.115.223.3368.089.031.121.6653.2926.36
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba32b2527100000100000000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.143.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca142b251027220000001302002.074.107.074.1812030.083.000.037.0893.3310.003.000.000.000.00
2003Totals for AL-AL         1234320000101302002.059.086.059.1452037.065.000.059.0712.708.113.000.000.000.00
2004Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle82b-3b261033546810424310562753329362112.294.357.463.82016437398.297.169.325.3558.297.290.882.5135.4035.58
2005Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin-2b-of2757215357013062573212037307.326.388.470.85810119249.333.144.260.3758.438.030.952.4135.8327.14
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin152b2724675161016207913102.239.316.299.61520279.259.060.194.2818.8611.391.291.2767.0012.50
2006Nashville SoundsPCLAAAmil122b-1b281234396312616054218104058184012.287.345.358.70315721492.318.071.180.3148.1311.791.451.0287.8016.67
2007Ottawa LynxILAAAphi-2b2927020000000001000.286.286.286.572208.286.000.000.2560.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Columbus ClippersILAAAwas63b-2b2910835038931712361563537143111.266.332.337.66911820393.290.071.197.3028.919.411.060.51175.0021.51
2003Totals for IL-IL         11035738951712361563537153111.266.331.336.66712020401.290.070.193.3008.739.231.060.50178.5021.05
2008Long Island DucksAtlInd--30218413210101427702004.250.308.274.58223193.273.024.131.2697.537.531.000.000.004.76
2009Camden RiversharksAtlInd--3116575121014106402200.211.277.281.55816267.204.070.193.2538.965.970.671.4957.0016.67
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2328689721236587921760937164115.244.297.325.62228249955.265.081.166.0006.289.741.550.84108.5023.11
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter102538806321155244105642620591345365326441789.298.356.409.76515873104362.314.111.230.0007.918.371.061.2869.2926.84
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter666243937071113963927311450216248194126661.292.350.401.7519791842741.309.109.225.0007.889.051.151.4262.5425.88
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter136577108168421136234155547657111.291.355.435.79025156650.296.144.272.0008.467.230.852.0044.3833.33
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12448585159361365351344381126011.328.381.425.80620640548.347.097.233.0008.036.930.860.55161.6725.16
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter99379691172721262213303266206.309.367.398.76515130423.333.089.193.0007.097.571.070.24379.0025.64
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter371411833111552131104204.234.295.277.572393160.244.043.156.0008.136.880.850.63141.009.09
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1987749019435577319752816113111.251.302.336.63826047846.271.085.168.0006.159.571.560.83110.5724.23
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter24675161016207913102.239.316.299.61520279.259.060.194.0008.8611.391.291.2767.0012.50
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1027220000001302002.074.107.074.1812030.083.000.037.0003.3310.003.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626066814825365515542655113110.244.297.325.62219734667.265.081.166.0006.289.741.550.84108.5023.11
Average Minor - Per 162 games162613100183392967321455585106114.298.356.409.76525149689.314.111.230.0007.918.371.061.2869.2926.84

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2007Columbus ClippersILAAAwas6Rel29004.5020200202.01111200001.504.504.509.00--0.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5020200202.01111200001.504.504.509.00--0.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5020200202.01111200001.504.504.509.00--0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings004.502200220002200220.011011011011022000001.504.504.509.00--0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1997Hagerstown Suns SALAtor192B99--1782581245448436.9734.40------99100.071.7
1998Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor202B123--2403381667594578.9734.70------12499.287.9
1999Knoxville Smokies SouAAtor212B132--2923611689669653.9764.95------13697.194.3
2000Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor222B90--1462581159415404.9734.49------9297.864.3
2000Durham Bulls ILAAAtba222B24--5355315111108.9734.50------2788.916.8
2001Durham Bulls ILAAAtba232B61--107179941295286.9694.69------61100.042.4
2001Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba232B79-680151209756367360.9814.560.53-----79100.048.8
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba242B116-10152533161285581569.9794.910.56-----11799.172.0
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba24DH1---------------1170.90.6
2003Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca252B87--178241866427419.9814.82------9294.671.3
2003Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca253B4--3631129.7502.25------924.33.3
2003Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca25SS1----1-1---------921.10.8
2003Durham Bulls ILAAAtba252B1---------------1100.00.7
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca252B96611220-432321.0003.560.52-----1090.05.6
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba252B2115181-109.9004.500.60-----2100.01.2
2004Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle262B58--100168741275268.9754.62------10356.340.3
2004Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle263B35--2854778982.9212.34------10334.024.3
2004Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle26OF4--6---661.0001.50------1033.92.8
2005Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin272B25--356141810096.9603.84------5743.917.4
2005Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin27OF19--24---24241.0001.26------5733.313.2
2005Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin273B3--442-108.8002.67------575.32.1
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin272B17141242437296361.9683.590.49-----2470.810.5
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27LF53315---551.0001.000.16-----2420.83.1
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27DH1---------------244.20.6
2006Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil282B39--62116322181178.9834.56------12331.727.1
2006Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil281B30--22915-172442441.0008.13------12324.420.8
2006Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil28OF29--3442-4038.9501.31------12323.620.1
2007Columbus Clippers ILAAAwas293B48--2551558176.9381.58------10844.433.3
2007Columbus Clippers ILAAAwas292B38--5285526142137.9653.61------10835.226.4
2007Columbus Clippers ILAAAwas291B24--1049-81131131.0004.71------10822.216.7
2007Columbus Clippers ILAAAwas29OF3--2---221.0000.67------1082.82.1
2007Ottawa Lynx ILAAAphi292B2--1812109.9004.50------2100.01.4
MLB Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B2232118954415902215410531031.9794.620.54-----2230.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF53315---551.0001.000.16-----50.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 7 season(s)-   2B425--73411715129019561905.9744.48------4250.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B90--601151713192175.9111.94------900.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF55--6642-7270.9721.27------550.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B54--33324-253573571.0006.61------540.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1----1-1---------10.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B132--2923611689669653.9764.95------1320.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B123--2403381667594578.9734.70------1230.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B99--1782581245448436.9734.40------990.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1997Hagerstown Suns SALAtor19---99-------
1998Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor20---123-------
1999Knoxville Smokies SouAAtor21---132-------
2000Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor22---90-------
2000Durham Bulls ILAAAtba22---24-------
2001Durham Bulls ILAAAtba23---61-------
2001Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba23---79-------
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba24---116------1
2003Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca25---8714-----
2003Durham Bulls ILAAAtba25---1-------
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25---9-------
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba25---2-------
2004Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle26---58-35---4-
2005Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin27---25-3---19-
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27---17--5---1
2006Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil28--3039-----29-
2007Columbus Clippers ILAAAwas29--2438-48---3-
2007Ottawa Lynx ILAAAphi29---2-------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2817306111007013201000.367.424.400.82412134.393.033.1008.825.880.670.000.009.09
2007Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2927484122009103800000.250.294.292.58614251.300.042.1255.8815.692.670.000.0016.67
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs44781023300161161001000.295.345.333.67826385.338.038.1157.0611.761.670.000.0013.04

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1996High School All-American - 1st Team (IF)1
1997South Atlantic League All-Star Team (2B)1
1998Florida State League All-Star Team (2B)1
1999Double-A All-Star (2B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-01-05Invited to spring training by Phillies 
2005-11-22ContractSigned by Brewers (minor) 
2005-07-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-06-17InjuredDisabled -- stiff right shoulder 
2005-01-04ContractSigned by Twins (minor) 
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-03-25Purchased by Indians from Tigers. 
2004-01-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
2003-11-07Released by Royals. 
2003-04-04Claimed on waivers by Royals from Devil Rays. 
2000-07-31TradeTraded by Blue Jays to Devil Rays for Steve Trachsel and Mark Guthrie. 
1996-08-24Contractsigned 
* 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
1996Toronto Blue Jays-18425,000-------425,000Signing Bonus out of 1996 Draft (2nd round - 44th overall)
2001Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll23200,000-77142-1,897,758200,000625,000
2002Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll24215,000-71321202,011,045200,000840,000
2003Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll25300,000-70336-2,163,527300,0001,140,000
2003Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll25300,000-70331-2,163,527300,0001,140,000
2005Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll27300,000-79429-2,189,055300,0001,440,000
* 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