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Joe BlantonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2004-2017
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PositionsP-503Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph Matthew Blanton
Height6-2Weight220BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 11,1980 [37.344]PlaceNashville,Tennessee
High SchoolFranklin-Simpson (Franklin,KY)
CollegeUniversity of Kentucky (Lexington,KY)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 1st round (24th overall) of the 2002 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$1,400,000Signing ScoutsRich SparksService Time11.158 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2003-OAK-#10 ... 2004-MLB-#43 ... 2004-OAK-#2 ... 2005-OAK-#3
MLB DebutSeptember 21,2004 [23.284]
OrganizationsOAK [8] PHI [5] LAN [2] ANA [1] KCA [1] PIT [1] WAS [1] Awards4Awards Voting1-6
TBC Player ID21429Retrosheet IDblanj001MLBAM ID430599
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (26.44%) -- Changeup (17.94%) -- Slider (17.01%) -- Sinker (16.47%) -- Cutter (12.31%) -- Curveball (9.23%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (0.60%)
Fastball Velocity [2017] - 90.30 - [2016] - 91.03 - [2015] - 90.60 - [2013] - 89.35 - [2012] - 90.16 - [2011] - 89.14 - [2010] - 89.44
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Oakland Athletics in 2008
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts55Walks73Hittable49SO/BB73vsPower49Hitting4Durability59Team.544Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2000University of KentuckySECNCAA-1Rel19505.5419118000250.05642316274410001.6510.011.074.837.871.631.000-
2001University of KentuckySECNCAA-1Rel20505.5419118000250.05642316274410001.6510.011.074.837.871.631.000-
2002KentuckySECNCAA-1Jr22ST21574.59141403000100.098545111371335001.358.820.993.3311.973.59.417-
2002Vancouver CanadiansNwstA-oak18S/R21113.14422000014.0115502150000.916.91--1.269.427.50.500-
2002Modesto A'sCalifA+oak32S/R21017.5021100006.08651660102.3312.001.509.009.001.00.000-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0124.43633000020.019111018210101.338.410.443.549.302.63.3332.72
2003Kane County CougarsMidwAoak-ST22872.57212102200133.011047386191441000.977.440.411.299.747.58.533-
2003Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak-S/R22311.26752102135.2216517300000.795.300.251.777.574.29.750-
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01182.29282623221168.213153437261741000.936.990.371.399.286.69.5791.97
2004Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak44ST231184.19282621000176.01991018213341436001.3210.160.661.747.304.21.579-
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak64Rel23005.6330300108.06551260001.006.751.132.256.753.00-3.92
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak55ST2412123.53333302000201.0178867923671164201.227.961.033.005.191.73.5004.35
2006Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak55ST2516124.82323111100194.024111110417581073001.5411.160.792.694.961.84.5714.08
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak55ST2614103.95343403100230.024010610116401403101.229.390.631.575.483.50.5833.45
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak55ST275124.96202000000127.014574701235621001.4210.280.852.484.391.77.2944.21
2008Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi56ST27404.2013130000070.26636331031491001.378.411.273.956.241.581.0004.90
2009Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi56ST281284.05313100000195.0198898830591637001.329.121.382.727.512.76.6004.33
2010Lakewood BlueClawsSALAphi-ST29000.0011000002.0000002000--------9.000.00--
2010Reading PhilliesEastAAphi40ST29015.6322000008.09552250001.3810.132.252.255.632.50.000-
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0014.50330000010.09552270001.108.101.801.806.303.50.0004.88
2010Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi56ST29964.82292810000175.22061049427431342001.4210.551.382.206.873.12.6004.29
2011Lakewood BlueClawsSALAphi-ST30000.0011000001.0000000000----------0.00--
2011Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-S/R30125.011183001041.052232359350001.4811.321.091.967.623.89.3333.56
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi56ST31894.59212012110133.0141746822181154001.199.521.491.227.766.39.4713.92
2012Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan56ST31244.9910100000057.2663232716511001.4210.301.092.507.963.19.3333.74
2013Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana55S/R322146.04282080070132.2180968929341089001.6112.211.972.317.333.18.1255.03
2014Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak55ST33105.06220000010.2137613101001.5010.970.842.538.443.331.000-
2015Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca37ST34323.89761000039.0341717710302001.127.781.602.296.863.00.600-
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca49S/R34223.8915411006241.243191867400001.209.291.301.518.645.71.5003.59
2015Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit55Rel34501.5721021007034.0267619392001.026.820.262.3610.224.331.0002.03
2016Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan55Rel35722.48750750015080.0552322726803001.016.190.792.939.003.08.7783.26
2017Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas34ST36000.0011000001.0000002000--------18.000.00--
2017Washington NationalsNLMLBwas56Rel36245.68510510013044.05329281013391001.4910.762.032.647.923.00.3335.21
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter101974.38427252175835121763.21896914860223467128441301.349.651.142.386.542.75.5100.98
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter27213.43766884221425.0405194163318338710101.148.530.651.758.154.66.563-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter15104.18373431000225.024612510521471839001.299.780.841.877.283.89.600-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter322.011082102144.230111039370000.876.040.601.817.464.11.600-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter017.5021100006.08651660102.3312.001.509.009.001.00.000-
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter872.51232302200136.011047386191461000.957.280.401.269.667.68.533-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter113.14422000014.0115502150000.916.91--1.269.427.50.500-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1575.075216363004200.2210138113239122125001.509.421.034.089.912.43.682-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter47464.2512211846210760.28103823596920243111301.339.580.822.395.102.13.505-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter34254.4710510052120614.06633263069416049614001.349.681.372.347.243.10.576-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter963.5385107500150137.2121555414421314001.187.910.922.758.563.12.600-
Washington Nationals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter245.68510510013044.05329281013391001.4910.762.032.647.923.00.333-
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2146.04282080070132.2180968929341089001.6112.211.972.317.333.18.125-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter501.5721021007034.0267619392001.026.820.262.3610.224.331.000-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter223.8915411006241.243191867400001.209.291.301.518.645.71.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13124.385331221060220.023611410728581605001.349.651.142.386.542.75.5200.98
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14113.43393542111220.02091008416431995101.148.530.651.758.154.66.560-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak55p24333010000000001001.333.333.333.666104.333.000.000.2970.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak55p2522000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak55p2624000000000301001.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak55p2711000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2008Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi56p2713160100010001006100.063.059.063.1221023.143.000.000.0530.0043.480.000.000.000.00
2008Totals for MLB-MLB         14170100010001106100.059.056.059.1151024.143.000.000.0500.0045.830.000.000.000.00
2009Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi56p2830554700010042119000.127.200.127.3277069.206.000.073.1645.8030.435.250.000.000.00
2010Reading PhilliesEastAAphi40p2921000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi56p2928598700010012425003.119.161.119.2807067.200.000.017.1361.4935.8224.000.000.000.00
2011Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-p301111120002000301000.182.182.182.3642012.250.000.000.1620.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi56p3121390300010032012000.077.163.077.2403045.158.000.077.1276.6744.446.670.000.000.00
2012Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan56p311016010000000605000.063.063.063.1261021.100.000.000.0550.0028.570.000.000.000.00
2008Totals for NL-NL         31550400010032617000.073.136.073.2094066.138.000.055.1094.5539.398.670.000.000.00
2013Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana55p32286010000000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.000.1480.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca49p34151000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2015Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit55p34213000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2015Totals for MLB-MLB         364000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2017Washington NationalsNLMLBwas56p36480000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.693100.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter3342161323000600992431105.106.157.106.263230261.184.000.042.0003.4535.2510.220.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter31000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter31000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1031801320000600878423103.111.166.111.277200216.194.000.044.0003.7036.119.750.000.000.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8116010000000605000.063.063.063.1261021.100.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
Oakland Athletics Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3810010000000503002.100.100.100.2001013.200.000.000.0000.0038.460.000.000.000.00
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter286010000000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter213000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter151000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Washington Nationals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter480000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162105611000300445215002.106.157.106.263110127.184.000.042.0003.4535.2510.220.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162540000000000054000.000.000.000.00000108.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2002Vancouver Canadians NwstA-oak21P4---2--221.0000.50------4100.05.3
2002Modesto A's CalifA+oak21P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2003Kane County Cougars MidwAoak22P21--4152-2119.9050.90------21100.017.5
2003Midland RockHounds TexAAoak22P7---3--331.0000.43------7100.05.8
2004Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak23P28--1022213432.9411.14------28100.019.4
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak23P3-81---111.0000.330.13-----3100.01.9
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24P33332011320113433.9711.000.16-----33100.020.4
2006Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25P323119413144-3127.8710.840.14-----32100.019.8
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26P34342301527-242421.0001.240.18-----34100.021.0
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27P20201271421143635.9721.750.28-----20100.012.4
2008Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27P13137024--661.0000.460.09-----13100.08.0
2009Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28P31311951223-235351.0001.130.18-----31100.019.1
2010Lakewood BlueClaws SALAphi29P1---------------1100.00.7
2010Reading Phillies EastAAphi29P2--11--221.0001.00------2100.01.4
2010Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29P29281756252-3331.9391.070.18-----29100.017.9
2011Lakewood BlueClaws SALAphi30P1---------------1100.00.7
2011Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30P1184118-2991.0000.820.22-----11100.06.8
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31P21201331116313027.9001.290.205455.6-21100.013.0
2012Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31P10105739121312.9231.200.213350.0-10100.06.2
2013Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana32P28201321210222422.9170.790.1717-100.0-28100.017.3
2014Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak33P2--1--1111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2015Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca34P7--24--661.0000.86------7100.04.9
2015Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34P21-34321-65.8330.240.154180.0-21100.013.0
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34P1544146--10101.0000.670.241150.0-15100.09.3
2016Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35P75-8027-1991.0000.120.119190.0-75100.046.3
2017Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas36P1---------------1100.00.7
2017Washington NationalsNLMLBwas36P51-4433--661.0000.120.148188.9-51100.031.5
MLB Totals for P - 13 season(s)-   P42725217621151951517325310.9540.730.18471181.0-4270.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P37--1326224139.9511.05------370.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P10--14--551.0000.50------100.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---1--111.0000.50------20.00.0
A Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P23--4152-2119.9050.83------230.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4---2--221.0000.50------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2002Vancouver Canadians NwstA-oak214----------
2002Modesto A's CalifA+oak212----------
2003Kane County Cougars MidwAoak2221----------
2003Midland RockHounds TexAAoak227----------
2004Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak2328----------
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak233----------
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2433----------
2006Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2532----------
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2634----------
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2720----------
2008Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2713----------
2009Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2831----------
2010Lakewood BlueClaws SALAphi291----------
2010Reading Phillies EastAAphi292----------
2010Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2929----------
2011Lakewood BlueClaws SALAphi301----------
2011Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3011----------
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3121----------
2012Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3110----------
2013Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana3228----------
2014Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak332----------
2015Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca347----------
2015Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3421----------
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3415----------
2016Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3575----------
2017Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas361----------
2017Washington NationalsNLMLBwas3651----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2001Bourne BravesCape Cod LeagueCollege20522.2511110000068.045211702277000.995.960.002.9110.193.502.78.714
2006Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25236.45660000022.12720163918101.6310.881.213.637.252.008.06.400
2006Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB25000.0010100102.00000220001.000.000.009.009.001.000.00.000
2007Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26019.69440000013.02816143412102.4619.382.082.778.313.0011.08.000
2008Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27014.76440000017.019992315001.2910.061.061.597.945.004.76.000
2008Philadelphia PhilliesDiv SeriesMLB27101.5011000006.05111070000.837.501.500.0010.5001.501.000
2008Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB27005.4011000005.07330440002.2012.600.007.207.201.005.40.000
2008Philadelphia PhilliesWorld SeriesMLB27103.0011000006.04222270001.006.003.003.0010.503.503.001.000
2009Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB28000.25000000036.03401200010.948.500.500.000.0000.00.000
2009Philadelphia PhilliesDiv SeriesMLB28004.9120200003.24221010001.259.822.450.002.4504.91.000
2009Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB28004.5011000006.06431220001.339.001.503.003.001.006.00.000
2009Philadelphia PhilliesWorld SeriesMLB28006.0011000006.05440270001.177.500.003.0010.503.506.00.000
2010Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB29203.86440000016.11977127001.3010.470.551.103.863.503.861.000
2010Philadelphia PhilliesDiv SeriesMLB29005.7911000004.25330132001.439.640.001.935.793.005.79.000
2011Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB30213.19761000031.03311113418101.199.580.871.165.234.503.19.667
2011Philadelphia PhilliesDiv SeriesMLB30000.0010100001.00000000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2012Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB31014.58523000019.22010103116001.099.151.370.467.3216.004.58.000
2013Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB32002.37440000019.018551013000.958.530.470.006.1602.37.000
2014Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB33127.08541000020.12216165813101.499.742.213.545.751.637.08.333
2015Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB34102.7932100009.21333035001.7412.100.002.794.661.672.791.000
2016Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB35004.15909000013.012763413001.238.312.082.779.003.254.85.000
2016Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB35100.0040400005.01000150000.401.800.001.809.005.000.001.000
2016Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB350221.0030300003.07773230003.0021.009.006.009.001.5021.00.000
2017Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB36004.2670700206.17331213001.489.951.422.8418.476.504.26.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs522.2511110000068.045211702277000.995.960.002.9110.193.502.78.714
MLB Spring Training Totals - 12 yrs894.065836220020223.72521071012740143411.3110.141.091.615.753.584.31.471
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 5 yrs202.66927000020.315662216200.846.640.890.897.088.002.661.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 4 yrs027.31624001016.020141341011001.8811.252.255.636.191.107.88.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs104.50220000012.09662414001.086.751.503.0010.503.504.501.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Philadelphia PhilliesDiv SeriesMLB2713000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2008Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB2712000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2008Philadelphia PhilliesWorld SeriesMLB2713110011000100000.333.3331.3331.666413.0001.0001.0000.0033.330.0033.333.00100.00
2009Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2823000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2009Philadelphia PhilliesDiv SeriesMLB2821000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2009Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB2812000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2009Philadelphia PhilliesWorld SeriesMLB2812000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2010Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2943000000000101000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2010Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB2911000000000101000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2011Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3033010000000201000.333.333.333.6661041.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2012Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3152000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2013Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3212110000000101000.500.500.5001.0001031.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2016Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3531000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs2114120000000703000.143.143.143.2862017.286.000.0000.0041.180.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs44000000000400000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs35000000000301000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs25110011000300000.200.200.8001.000415.000.600.6000.0060.000.0020.005.00100.00

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2005AL Rookie of the Month (August) ... AL Rookie of the Month (June) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (P) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (Baseball America) (P)4

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-11-03RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency36.327  
2017-06-11RPWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL36.182Team Roster on 2017-06-11
2017-06-08RPWashington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Harrisburg (AA) for rehab36.179Team Roster on 2017-06-08
2017-05-16RPWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right shoulder inflammation36.156Team Roster on 2017-05-16
2017-03-02RPWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($4m)36.081Team Roster on 2017-03-02
2016-11-02RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency35.326  
2016-08-12RPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated from bereavement list35.244Team Roster on 2016-08-12
2016-08-08RPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YBereavementOff-RosterPlaced on bereavement list35.240Team Roster on 2016-08-08
2016-01-20RPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($4m)35.040Team Roster on 2016-01-20
2015-11-03RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency34.327  
2015-07-30RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Royals to Pirates34.231Team Roster on 2015-07-30
2015-07-29CLKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment34.230Team Roster on 2015-07-29
2015-05-16CLKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors34.156Team Roster on 2015-05-16
2015-04-09RPKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)34.119Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-02-14RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract34.065Team Roster on 2015-02-14
2014-04-13RPFree Agent -RetiredRetiredAnnounced retirement33.123  
2014-04-12RPOakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Sacramento (AAA)33.122Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-03-31RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract33.110Team Roster on 2014-03-31
2014-03-27RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Angels33.106  
2012-12-12RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract ($15m) Club option for 201532.001Team Roster on 2012-12-12
2012-10-29PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency31.322  
2012-08-03SPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Phillies to Dodgers for future considerations31.235Team Roster on 2012-08-03
2012-05-07SPPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActive--31.147Team Roster on 2012-05-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-09-05InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-08-17InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2011-05-23InjuredDisabled -- Right elbow inflammation 
2011-05-09InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-04-29InjuredDisabled -- Impingement in right elbow 
2010-05-03InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-04-03InjuredDisabled -- Left Oblique Strain 
2009-01-20ContractSigned by Phillies (1-year) 
2008-07-17TradeTraded by Athletics with Gregorio Petit to Phillies for Adrian Cardenas, Matt Spencer and Josh Outman 
2008-01-18ContractSigned by Athletics (1-year) 
2002-07-20Contractsigned 
* 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
2002Oakland Athletics-211,400,000-------1,400,000Signing Bonus out of 2002 Draft (1st round - 24th overall)
2004Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll23300,000-75535-2,070,100300,0001,700,000
2005Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll24316,500-74727172,189,055300,0002,016,500
2006Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll25327,000-74237-2,365,072327,0002,343,500
2007Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll26380,000-73741-2,459,737380,0002,723,500
2008Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll273,700,000-240574++2,696,252390,0006,423,500
2008Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll273,700,000-2401374++2,696,252390,0006,423,500
2009Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll285,475,000-168980++2,746,792400,00011,898,500
2010Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll293,000,000-2681670++2,812,412400,00014,898,500
2011Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll3010,500,000-74892++2,722,607414,00025,398,500
2012Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll3110,500,000-74692++2,954,887480,00035,898,500
2012Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll3110,500,000-74892++2,954,887480,00035,898,500
2013Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll326,500,000-154883++3,023,990490,00042,398,5002012-12-12 - Signed to 2-year contract ($15m) Club option for 2015
2015Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll34507,5009.15878435-3,571,283507,50042,906,0002015-02-14 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2015Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll34507,5009.15878433-3,571,283507,50042,906,0002015-02-14 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2016Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll354,000,00010.1582731970++3,498,245507,50046,906,0002016-01-20 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($4m)
2017Washington NationalsTeam Payroll364,000,00011.1582851569++3,651,709535,00050,906,0002017-03-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($4m)
* 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