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Marcus SemienTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Oakland Athletics MLB Years: 2013-2018
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsSS-816, 2B-106, 3B-90, LF-11, DH-2Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMarcus Andrew Semien
Height6-0Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 17,1990 [28.087]PlaceEl Cerrito,California
High SchoolSt. Mary's College (Berkeley,CA)
CollegeUniversity of California (Berkeley,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 6th round (201st overall) of the 2011 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 34th round (1020th overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$130,000Signing ScoutsAdam VirchisService Time3.118 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2014-MLB-#91 ... 2014-CHA-#5
MLB DebutSeptember 4,2013 [22.352]
OrganizationsCHA [4] OAK [4] Awards3
TBC Player ID143167Retrosheet IDsemim001MLBAM ID543760
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed62Power73Contact60XBH71RBIs65Runs72Hitting62Durability60Team.481Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009CaliforniaPac10NCAA-1Fr15ss-2b1827711014111703111101300.197.294.282.57620386.210.085.197.26512.7912.791.001.1671.0021.43
2010CaliforniaPac10NCAA-1So15ss-2b1954195406417243452243701706.328.389.497.8869723227.373.169.308.38310.5716.301.541.7648.7535.94
2011CaliforniaPac10NCAA-1Jr15ss-2b20612294163113535953240316002.275.371.415.7869519280.315.140.297.35111.4314.291.251.7945.8030.16
2011Kannapolis IntimidatorsSALAcha6ss2060229355815232634225326304.253.320.376.6968620262.313.123.214.3098.4020.232.411.1576.3334.48
2012Winston-Salem DashCaroA+cha2ss21107418801143151459115559756317.273.362.471.83319750487.323.198.344.36111.2919.921.762.8729.8643.86
2013Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha2ss-2b22105393901142151549205846642037.290.420.483.90319041483.317.193.445.39717.3913.660.793.1126.2035.96
2013Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha3ss2232125203311141740142410206.264.338.464.8025816142.293.200.344.3489.8616.901.712.8231.2548.48
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13751811014732619662459890522313.284.401.479.88024857625.311.195.421.38615.6814.400.923.0427.2638.78
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha53b22216971840272212200101.261.268.406.67428671.348.145.159.2911.4130.9922.002.8234.5033.33
2014Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha6ss23833035781203155272535950524.267.380.502.88215238366.282.235.426.38414.4816.121.114.1020.2046.91
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha53b-2b2364231305410262830217012006.234.300.372.6728618255.310.138.242.3018.2427.453.332.3538.5033.33
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak10ss2415555665143237154511542132111116.257.310.405.71522545601.312.148.234.3116.9921.963.142.5037.0731.47
2016Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak10ss2515956872135272277510251139011112.238.300.435.73524756621.268.197.301.3158.2122.382.734.3521.0441.48
2017Stockton PortsCalifA+oak10ss26517263015000200300.353.300.7061.00612420.294.353.353.3710.0010.000.005.0017.0066.67
2017Nashville SoundsPCLAAAoak17ss26314440013001100001.286.333.500.8337115.250.214.286.3546.676.671.006.6714.0025.00
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         8316103028001300301.323.314.613.92719535.276.290.323.3642.868.573.005.7115.5050.00
2017Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak10ss268534253851911040121388521303.249.325.398.72313630386.300.149.292.3149.8422.022.242.5934.2035.29
2018Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak102715963289161352157014661131127112.255.318.388.70624552703.296.133.242.3088.6818.632.152.1342.1332.30
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter6432398316596118147526552162145795713350.249.310.403.7139672072637.297.154.259.0008.1221.962.712.8431.9734.73
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter395149928841010116532114516229302171416629.274.373.468.8417021701775.308.194.367.00012.9017.011.322.9928.2841.46
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1184428111831420721126884607211.267.367.491.85821755523.284.224.398.00013.0016.061.243.8222.1046.61
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter105393901142151549205846642037.290.420.483.90319041483.317.193.445.00017.3913.660.793.1126.2035.96
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter112435821203451564115559956617.276.359.480.83920954507.321.204.345.00010.8519.531.802.9629.0045.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter60229355815232634225326304.253.320.376.6968620262.313.123.214.0008.4020.232.411.1576.3334.48
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter142495911412961076141067883181008.285.367.428.79521245593.322.143.287.00011.3014.841.311.6949.5031.91
Oakland Athletics Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter5582098279524104126723047141924874512343.250.312.407.7198531832311.294.157.264.0008.3121.072.542.9031.3134.92
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter85300377214283552229212107.240.293.380.67311424326.318.140.223.0006.7528.224.182.4537.5033.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games16260480150304196713454146123113.249.310.403.71324452664.297.154.259.0008.1221.962.712.8431.9734.73
Average Minor - Per 162 games162615118168417228718794124767212.274.373.468.84128870728.308.194.367.00012.9017.011.322.9928.2841.46

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2011Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha20SS55--871751431276262.9494.76------6091.739.9
2011Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha202B4--87211715.8823.75------606.72.9
2012Winston-Salem Dash CaroA+cha21SS80--1042111940334315.9433.94------10774.858.0
2012Winston-Salem Dash CaroA+cha212B24--5464521123118.9594.92------10722.417.4
2013Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22SS47--601381129209198.9474.21------10544.833.6
2013Birmingham Barons SouAAcha222B41--7599820182174.9564.24------10539.029.3
2013Birmingham Barons SouAAcha223B17--1236174948.9802.82------10516.212.1
2013Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha22SS26--33558139688.9173.38------3281.318.2
2013Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha223B6--616-222221.0003.67------3218.84.2
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha223B1713121530323835.9212.060.29-----2181.010.5
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha222B311317--881.0002.670.62-----2114.31.9
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22SS3327713--20201.0006.670.74-----2114.31.9
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha23SS42--68114524187182.9734.33------8350.629.2
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha233B17--1438155352.9813.06------8320.511.8
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha23LF11--271--28281.0002.55------8313.37.6
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha232B8--1415-429291.0003.63------839.65.6
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha233B333127914721099686.8962.610.31-----6451.620.4
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha232B26252235178423133129.9704.960.58-----6440.616.0
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23SS3113-3-1331.0001.000.23-----644.71.9
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23DH2---------------643.11.2
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24SS15214713042144073599656621.9474.090.48-----15598.193.8
2016Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25SS159158138523547721109733712.9714.480.51-----159100.098.1
2017Stockton Ports CalifA+oak26SS3--56131211.9173.67------560.02.1
2017Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak26SS2--2622108.8004.00------366.71.4
2017Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26SS8585747125241945375366.9764.310.49-----85100.052.5
2018Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27SS15915814231984582079676656.9704.130.46-----159100.098.1
MLB Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS561552489977915998533324632378.9654.240.49-----5610.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B5044400191021311134121.9032.420.30-----500.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B29262365285423141137.9724.720.58-----290.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS70--1031751539293278.9493.97------700.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B23--2054177574.9873.22------230.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF11--271--28281.0002.55------110.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B8--1415-429291.0003.63------80.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS47--601381129209198.9474.21------470.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B41--7599820182174.9564.24------410.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B17--1236174948.9802.82------170.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS83--1092172043346326.9423.93------830.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B24--5464521123118.9594.92------240.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS55--871751431276262.9494.76------550.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B4--87211715.8823.75------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2011Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha20---455------
2012Winston-Salem Dash CaroA+cha21---2480------
2013Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22---414717-----
2013Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha22----266-----
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22---3317-----
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha23---8421711----
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23---26333----2
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24----152------
2016Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25----159------
2017Stockton Ports CalifA+oak26----3------
2017Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak26----2------
2017Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26----85------
2018Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27----159------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Alexandria BeetlesNorthwoods LeagueCollege19622224267181132195433142204.302.421.405.8269020273.344.103.36015.7511.360.720.37222.0029.85
2012Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2111000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013Glendale Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor222177912302802102300000.156.253.273.52621587.192.117.22111.4926.442.302.3038.5041.67
2013Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB221013460014001210000.462.533.6921.2259115.500.230.3086.6713.332.006.6713.0016.67
2014Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB232554101850170291000100.333.422.481.90326664.386.148.27814.0615.631.111.5654.0033.33
2015Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2424661419503110191510001.288.382.500.88233876.333.212.33311.8419.741.673.9522.0042.11
2016Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2520569910020021710102.161.200.179.37910160.225.018.0543.3328.338.500.000.0011.11
2017Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2621571114402152121520200.246.286.421.70724663.286.175.2283.1723.817.503.1728.5042.86
2018Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2720616183014024600101.295.333.393.72624466.309.098.1316.069.091.501.5261.0022.22
Northwoods League Totals - 1 yrs622224267181132195433142204.302.421.405.8269020273.344.103.36015.7511.360.720.37222.0029.85
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs2177912302802102300000.156.253.273.52621587.192.117.22111.4926.442.302.3038.5041.67
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs121308548418084326276550504.273.336.409.74512626345.317.136.2117.8318.842.412.3238.5030.95

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2013Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (2B) ... Southern League All-Star (UT) ... Southern League Most Valuable Player3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-06-01SSOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated from Paternity Leave List27.257Team Roster on 2018-06-01
2018-05-30SSOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on paternity leave list27.255Team Roster on 2018-05-30
2018-01-12SSOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($3.125m) [Avoids arbitration]27.117Team Roster on 2018-01-12
2017-07-05SSOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.291Team Roster on 2017-07-05
2017-04-20SSOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL26.215Team Roster on 2017-04-20
2017-04-16SSOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right wrist contusion26.211Team Roster on 2017-04-16
2016-08-26SSOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated from paternity leave25.343Team Roster on 2016-08-26
2016-08-24SSOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on paternity leave25.341Team Roster on 2016-08-24
2014-12-10SSOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from White Sox with Chris Bassitt, Josh Phegley and Rangel Ravelo to Athletics for Jeff Samardzija and Michael Ynoa24.084Team Roster on 2014-12-10
2014-09-02SSChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Charlotte (AAA)23.350Team Roster on 2014-09-02
2014-06-03SSChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (AAA)23.259Team Roster on 2014-06-03
2013-09-02SSChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Charlotte (AAA)22.350Team Roster on 2013-09-02
2013-08-01SSChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (AAA)22.318Team Roster on 2013-08-01
2013-04-07SSChicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Birmingham (AA)22.202Team Roster on 2013-04-07
2012-08-05SSChicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL21.322Team Roster on 2012-08-05
2012-07-29SSChicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Left knee21.315Team Roster on 2012-07-29
2012-06-21SSChicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL21.277Team Roster on 2012-06-21
2012-06-14SSChicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured21.270Team Roster on 2012-06-14
2012-06-09SSChicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)-Minors--21.265Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-06-30ContractSigned by White Sox 
* 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
2011Chicago White Sox-20130,000-------130,000Signing Bonus out of 2011 Draft (6th round - 201st overall)
2013Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll22490,000-77542-3,023,990490,000620,000
2014Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll23500,000-79439-3,256,497500,0001,120,000
2015Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll24510,0001.11873324193,571,283507,5001,630,000
2016Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll25512,5002.11869621233,498,245507,5002,142,500
2017Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll26545,0003.11866319263,651,709535,0002,687,500
2018Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll273,125,000-2867654,360,045545,0005,812,5002018-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($3.125m) [Avoids arbitration]
* 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