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Brandon BackeHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1997-2009 MLB Years: 2002-2009
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Arizona Fall League
World Series Champion

PositionsP-265, OF-188, SS-57, 2B-14, 3B-8, 1B-6Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBrandon Allen Backe
Height6-0Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 5,1978 [39.321]PlaceGalveston,Texas
High SchoolBall (Galveston,TX)
CollegeGalveston College (Galveston,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 18th round (552nd overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 36th round (1063rd overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry DraftService Time5.088 (2008)
MLB DebutJuly 19,2002 [24.105]
OrganizationsHOU [6] TBA [6] Awards0
TBC Player ID20119Retrosheet IDbackb001MLBAM ID407840
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts36Walks32Hittable44SO/BB29vsPower44Hitting22Durability33Team.473Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1998Princeton Devil RaysAppRktba-Rel20000.0010100102.00000230001.00----9.0013.501.50--
2001Charleston (sc) RiverdogsSALAtba-Rel23212.92160160015724.2178827202000.976.200.732.557.302.86.667-
2001Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+tba14Rel23101.09170170012324.2137318332000.854.740.362.9212.044.131.000-
2001Orlando RaysSouAAtba-Rel23105.7314014001022.0201414111202001.418.180.414.508.181.821.000-
2001Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--R/CL0413.154704700281070.0502925426736001.076.310.503.289.212.81.800-
2002Orlando RaysSouAAtba-S/R24464.6820146314292.0915848937459001.398.870.883.614.391.22.400-
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba37Rel24006.92909004013.01510103760021.6910.382.084.854.150.86-7.12
2003Durham BullsILAAAtba37Rel25214.6416214004033.0332117113271101.399.000.273.557.362.08.667-
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba37Rel25115.4428028008044.2402827625363021.468.061.215.047.251.44.5004.98
2004New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou25S/R26652.8019910003064.0572620726742001.297.970.983.6410.352.85.545-
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBhou41S/R26534.3033924008067.07533321027541011.5210.071.343.637.252.00.6254.63
2005Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou-ST27012.2522000008.042211111000.634.501.131.1312.3811.00.000-
2005Houston AstrosNLMLBhou41ST271084.76262511100149.015182791967975241.469.101.154.045.851.45.5564.80
2006Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou-ST28125.31440000020.0231212113131001.7710.180.445.755.751.00.333-
2006Houston AstrosNLMLBhou41ST28323.77880000043.0431818418192031.429.000.843.773.981.06.6004.94
2007Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou-ST29105.4011000005.05331240001.409.001.803.607.202.001.000-
2007Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou41ST29324.32550000025.0271212411250001.529.721.443.969.002.27.600-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0424.50660000030.0321515513290001.509.601.503.908.702.23.667-
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBhou41ST29313.77550000028.2271312411110021.338.481.263.453.451.00.7505.65
2008Houston AstrosNLMLBhou41ST309146.05313100000166.220211411236771272041.6710.911.944.166.861.65.3915.87
2009Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou-ST31301.38440000026.0184407170000.966.23--2.425.882.431.000-
2009Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou-ST31014.50220000010.013550340001.6011.70--2.703.601.33.000-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0312.25660000036.03199010210001.147.75--2.505.252.10.750-
2009Houston AstrosNLMLBhou41Rel310010.38514003013.021151556102002.0814.543.464.156.921.67-7.94
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter31295.23145796611230523.057431330587238360152181.559.831.494.086.171.51.5172.24
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter24193.731214378314012355.03211721482814129620101.298.080.713.557.462.10.558-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter12113.894622240070152.2153766613661434101.439.020.773.898.432.17.522-
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter974.174121203152153.0138817112589712001.288.100.703.405.691.67.563-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101.09170170012324.2137318332000.854.740.362.9212.044.131.000-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter212.92160160015724.2178827202000.976.200.732.557.302.86.667-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100102.00000230001.00----9.0013.501.50--
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Houston Astros Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter30285.16108792911110466.251927526878206318122141.559.991.503.966.121.54.517-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter115.77370370012057.2553837932423041.518.581.404.996.551.31.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13125.2361332800100220.0240131128361001516181.559.831.494.086.171.51.5202.24
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15123.7374264821257220.019810691178718212101.298.080.713.557.462.10.556-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1998Princeton Devil RaysAppRktba-of2027921423510711123110101.250.340.326.666306106.371.076.207.30611.3229.252.580.000.0026.09
1998Hudson Valley RenegadesNYPLA-tba-of-ss201126362001002710000.231.310.308.6188229.316.077.154.2856.9024.143.500.000.0033.33
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         381181729710811143820101.246.333.322.655388135.358.076.195.30210.3728.152.710.000.0027.59
1999Charleston (sc) RiverDogsSALAtba12of2184272436311294035358166318.232.329.386.71510522322.292.154.276.31910.8725.162.312.8030.2234.92
1999St. Petersburg Devil RaysFSLA+tba-of214113221266111103213436204.197.316.280.596378164.253.083.220.28312.8020.731.620.61132.0030.77
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1254046489173105138561159125112.220.325.351.67614230486.278.131.257.30711.5223.662.052.0640.4033.71
2000St. Petersburg Devil RaysFSLA+tba-of221123763893256134363199104528.247.318.354.67213332426.327.107.181.2997.2823.243.190.23376.0034.41
2000Orlando RaysSouAAtba-of2248120000022100000.250.400.250.6502010.286.000.000.32420.0010.000.500.000.000.00
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11638439952561343833100104528.247.319.352.67113532436.326.105.177.3007.5722.943.030.23384.0033.68
2004New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou25p26199122002000101000.222.222.444.6664210.250.222.222.2760.0010.000.000.000.00100.00
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBhou41p263416350016001813000.313.389.500.8898121.571.187.250.3884.7638.108.004.7616.0020.00
2005Houston AstrosNLMLBhou41p27284551022061031205000.222.271.356.62716453.303.134.222.2735.6622.644.000.000.0040.00
2006Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou-2835232003002000000.600.7141.0001.714527.600.400.800.68428.570.000.000.000.0066.67
2006Houston AstrosNLMLBhou41p28914020000001600001.143.200.143.3432015.250.000.071.1666.6740.006.000.000.000.00
2007Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou-2910000000000002000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou412956021000000210000.333.429.500.929317.500.167.167.4130.0028.570.000.000.0050.00
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         66021000000212000.333.429.500.929319.500.167.167.4130.0022.220.000.000.0050.00
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBhou41p29710541011001300000.400.455.8001.2558211.500.400.500.5239.0927.273.009.0910.0050.00
2008Houston AstrosNLMLBhou41p30294781320230031815000.277.333.447.78021456.407.170.234.3435.3632.146.003.5723.5030.77
2009Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou-p3141000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35450.0050.001.000.000.000.00
2009Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou-p3121000000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35450.000.000.000.000.000.00
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         62000000002100000.000.500.000.500004.000.0001.000.35450.0025.000.500.000.000.00
2009Houston AstrosNLMLBhou41p3141000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35450.0050.001.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter112133223452416101048213001.256.317.414.7315511158.370.158.241.0006.3330.384.802.5333.2532.35
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter31392812322054101198717107257221911321.237.327.352.679327751087.311.115.220.0009.8423.642.401.0184.3634.09
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2921375005003311000.333.440.5711.01112526.389.238.381.00011.5411.541.000.000.0071.43
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter99120000023202000.222.417.222.6392014.286.000.111.00021.4314.290.670.000.000.00
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter15350859119317245395213313107212.234.317.335.65217040590.308.101.191.0008.8122.542.560.34254.0033.61
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter84272436311294035358166318.232.329.386.71510522322.292.154.276.00010.8725.162.312.8030.2234.92
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1126362001002710000.231.310.308.6188229.316.077.154.0006.9024.143.500.000.0033.33
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter27921423510711123110101.250.340.326.666306106.371.076.207.00011.3229.252.580.000.0026.09
Houston Astros Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter111133213452416101048213001.256.317.414.7315511158.370.158.241.0006.3330.384.802.5333.2532.35
Average MLB - Per 162 games162192324973623101469319001.256.317.414.7318016229.370.158.241.0006.3330.384.802.5333.2532.35
Average Minor - Per 162 games16248064114285651495513311106211.237.327.352.67916939563.311.115.220.0009.8423.642.401.0184.3634.09

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1998Princeton Devil Rays AppRktba202B1--33--661.0006.00------273.71.5
1998Princeton Devil Rays AppRktba20OF13--164--20201.0001.54------2748.119.1
1998Princeton Devil Rays AppRktba20SS2--44--881.0004.00------277.42.9
1998Princeton Devil Rays AppRktba203B6--3133-1916.8422.67------2722.28.8
1998Hudson Valley Renegades NYPLA-tba20SS3--321165.8331.67------1127.33.9
1998Hudson Valley Renegades NYPLA-tba20OF5--7---771.0001.40------1145.56.6
1998Hudson Valley Renegades NYPLA-tba202B2--221-54.8002.00------1118.22.6
1999Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtba21OF63--103732113110.9731.75------8475.044.4
1999Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtba21SS3--78231715.8825.00------843.62.1
1999Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtba212B8--1122333633.9174.13------849.55.6
1999Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtba213B1----1-1---------841.20.7
1999Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtba211B5--382-140401.0008.00------846.03.5
1999St. Petersburg Devil Rays FSLA+tba212B2--31-1441.0002.00------414.91.5
1999St. Petersburg Devil Rays FSLA+tba21SS11--1426364340.9303.64------4126.88.0
1999St. Petersburg Devil Rays FSLA+tba211B1--1---111.0001.00------412.40.7
1999St. Petersburg Devil Rays FSLA+tba21OF30--533--56561.0001.87------4173.221.9
2000St. Petersburg Devil Rays FSLA+tba22OF74--148943161157.9752.12------11266.153.2
2000St. Petersburg Devil Rays FSLA+tba223B1---41154.8004.00------1120.90.7
2000St. Petersburg Devil Rays FSLA+tba222B1--22-2441.0004.00------1120.90.7
2000St. Petersburg Devil Rays FSLA+tba22SS37--64102723173166.9604.49------11233.026.6
2000Orlando Rays SouAAtba22OF3--61--771.0002.33------475.02.2
2000Orlando Rays SouAAtba22SS1---------------425.00.7
2001Charleston (sc) Riverdogs SALAtba23P16--63--991.0000.56------16100.011.4
2001Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tba23P17--142-75.7140.29------17100.012.1
2001Orlando Rays SouAAtba23P14--25--771.0000.50------14100.010.0
2002Orlando Rays SouAAtba24P20--514--19191.0000.95------20100.014.6
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba24P9-13-------------9100.05.6
2003Durham Bulls ILAAAtba25P16---7--771.0000.44------16100.011.4
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba25P28-4433-1661.0000.210.14-----28100.017.3
2004New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou26P19--311131514.9330.74------19100.013.2
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26P33967410-114141.0000.420.21-----3497.120.4
2005Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou27P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2005Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27P2625149819-127271.0001.040.18-----2892.916.0
2006Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou28P4--36-2991.0002.25------4100.02.8
2006Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28P884359-114141.0001.750.33-----988.94.9
2007Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou29P1---------------1100.00.7
2007Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou29P5--12--331.0000.60------5100.03.5
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29P552926-1881.0001.600.28-----771.43.1
2008Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30P31311661517123332.9701.030.19-----31100.019.3
2009Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou31P4--24-1661.0001.50------4100.02.9
2009Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou31P2---2--221.0001.00------2100.01.4
2009Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31P5113-2--221.0000.400.15-----5100.03.1
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P14579524376617104103.9900.710.20-----1450.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P46--728153635.9720.76------460.00.0
AA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P41--924-133331.0000.80------410.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--61--771.0002.33------30.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1---------------10.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF104--2011243217213.9822.05------1040.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS48--781281029216206.9544.29------480.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P17--142-75.7140.29------170.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B3--53-3881.0002.67------30.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---41154.8004.00------10.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF63--103732113110.9731.75------630.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P16--63--991.0000.56------160.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B8--1122333633.9174.13------80.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B5--382-140401.0008.00------50.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS3--78231715.8825.00------30.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1----1-1---------10.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF5--7---771.0001.40------50.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS3--321165.8331.67------30.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--221-54.8002.00------20.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF13--164--20201.0001.54------130.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B6--3133-1916.8422.67------60.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2--44--881.0004.00------20.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--33--661.0006.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1998Princeton Devil Rays AppRktba20---126---13-
1998Hudson Valley Renegades NYPLA-tba20---23----5-
1999Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtba21--5831---63-
1999St. Petersburg Devil Rays FSLA+tba21--1211----30-
2000St. Petersburg Devil Rays FSLA+tba22---1371---74-
2000Orlando Rays SouAAtba22----1----3-
2001Charleston (sc) Riverdogs SALAtba2316----------
2001Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tba2317----------
2001Orlando Rays SouAAtba2314----------
2002Orlando Rays SouAAtba2420----------
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba249----------
2003Durham Bulls ILAAAtba2516----------
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2528----------
2004New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou2619----------
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2633----------
2005Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou272----------
2005Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2726----------
2006Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou284----------
2006Houston AstrosNLMLBhou288----------
2007Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou291----------
2007Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou295----------
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBhou295----------
2008Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3031----------
2009Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou314----------
2009Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou312----------
2009Houston AstrosNLMLBhou315----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2001Maryvale SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor23425.7316016005122.03119141921001.8212.680.413.688.592.337.77.667
2004Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB26103.0011000006.05221250001.177.501.503.007.502.503.001.000
2004Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB26002.84220000012.264414100000.824.260.712.847.112.502.84.000
2005Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB27008.4421100005.16551331001.7610.131.695.065.061.008.44.000
2005Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB27001.5911000005.22110370000.963.180.004.7611.122.331.59.000
2005Houston AstrosWorld SeriesMLB27000.0011000007.05000070000.716.430.000.009.0000.00.000
2006Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB28138.56761000027.1352726121113201.7011.523.953.624.281.188.89.250
2008Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB30015.59541000019.1251412359001.5711.641.402.334.191.806.52.000
2009Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB31000.0000000017.0700000001.009.000.000.000.0000.00.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs425.7316016005122.03119141921001.8212.680.413.688.592.337.77.667
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs146.3712102000153.7674138151622201.5511.242.522.683.691.386.88.200
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs105.56321000011.31177258101.418.741.593.976.351.605.561.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs002.45330000018.38551717000.823.930.493.448.352.432.45.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0011000007.0500007000.716.430.000.009.0000.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2004Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB2611000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2004Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB2635000000000310000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2005Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB2721000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2005Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB2712000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2005Houston AstrosWorld SeriesMLB2712000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2006Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB2812000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2008Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB3011000000000101000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs23000000000201000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs32000000000001000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs47000000000410000.000.125.000.125008.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs12000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2009-05-28InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-03-28InjuredDisabled -- Left intercostal strain 
2008-01-11ContractSigned by Astros (1-year) 
2007-08-31InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-03-28InjuredDisabled -- Right elbow surgery 
2006-12-08ContractSigned by Astros (1-year) 
2006-08-19InjuredDisabled -- right elbow sprain 
2006-07-22InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-06-06InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2006-04-14InjuredDisabled -- sprained ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow 
2005-09-03InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-07-27InjuredDisabled -- strained muscle near his rib cage 
2003-12-14TradeTraded by Devil Rays to Astros for Geoff Blum. 
1998-06-05Contractsigned 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2002Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll24200,000-75740-2,011,045200,000200,000
2003Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll25300,000-70348-2,163,527300,000500,000
2004Houston AstrosTeam Payroll26300,000-75541-2,070,100300,000800,000
2005Houston AstrosTeam Payroll27350,000-59220352,189,055300,0001,150,000
2006Houston AstrosTeam Payroll28442,500-52017362,365,072327,0001,592,500
2007Houston AstrosTeam Payroll29545,000-49320392,459,737380,0002,137,500
2008Houston AstrosTeam Payroll30800,0005.08844819502,696,252390,0002,937,500
2009Houston AstrosTeam Payroll311,550,000-36014562,746,792400,0004,487,500
* 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