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Jason HammelHigh Level: MLB Current Team: Kansas City Royals MLB Years: 2006-2017
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-458Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJason Aaron Hammel
Height6-6Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 2,1982 [35.176]PlaceGreenville,South Carolina
High SchoolSouth Kitsap (Port Orchard,WA)
CollegeTreasure Valley Community College (Ontario,OR)

DraftedSelected by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 10th round (284th overall) of the 2002 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 19th round (559th overall) of the 2001 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Seattle Mariners in the 23rd round (686th overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$65,000Signing ScoutsPaul KirschService Time10.153 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2005-TBA-#4 ... 2006-MLB-#79 ... 2006-TBA-#3
MLB DebutApril 11,2006 [23.221]
OrganizationsTBA [7] CHN [3] COL [3] BAL [2] KCA [1] OAK [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID21774Retrosheet IDhammj002MLBAM ID434628
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts48Walks66Hittable45SO/BB64vsPower45Hitting28Durability71Team.494Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2002Princeton Devil RaysAppRktba26Rel19000.0020200115.07000050001.3111.81----8.440.00--
2002Hudson Valley RenegadesNYPLA-tba-S/R19155.2313103002151.2714130014383201.6512.37--2.446.622.71.167-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0154.7415105003256.1784130014433201.6112.32--2.216.793.07.1672.19
2003Charleston (sc) RiverDogsSALAtba20ST20623.4014122101076.2703229227504101.278.220.233.175.871.85.750-
2004Charleston (sc) RiverDogsSALAtba-ST21473.2318180000094.2945434727888001.288.940.672.578.373.26.364-
2004Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+tba-ST21621.8911110000071.0521815420653001.016.560.502.528.203.25.750-
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01092.66292900000165.11467249114715311001.167.920.602.558.303.26.5262.92
2005Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba33ST22822.6612120300081.0702624519762101.097.750.552.108.414.00.800-
2005Durham BullsILAAAtba-ST22324.1210100000054.2573125827484001.549.381.324.457.901.78.600-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01143.24222203000135.1127574913461246101.278.400.863.048.212.70.7333.45
2006Durham BullsILAAAtba17ST23594.23242401000127.2133716011361175101.329.380.782.548.253.25.357-
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba49ST23067.77990000044.0613838721323211.8612.481.434.306.551.52.0005.26
2007Durham BullsILAAAtba17ST24453.4213130210076.0612929328757201.177.190.353.308.842.68.444-
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba49S/R24356.14241410002085.010058581240643021.6510.591.274.246.781.60.3755.05
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba49Rel25444.60405350021278.08345401135447021.519.541.264.025.061.26.5005.25
2009Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol46ST261084.33343041000176.2203948517421334091.3910.340.872.146.783.17.5563.71
2010Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-ST27105.1411000007.09441160001.4311.571.291.297.716.001.000-
2010Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol46ST271094.81303000000177.22019795184714113261.4010.180.912.387.143.00.5263.70
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol46ST287134.76322750021170.0175100902168948161.439.251.113.594.971.38.3504.83
2012Frederick KeysCaroA+bal39ST29100.0011000005.03000170000.805.40--1.8012.607.001.000-
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal39ST29863.43202001100118.010448459421133021.247.930.693.208.622.69.5713.29
2013Aberdeen IronBirdsNYPLA-bal-ST30002.2511000004.03110120001.006.75--2.254.502.00--
2013Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-ST30000.0011000002.23000030001.1210.12----10.120.00--
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0001.3522000006.26110150001.058.10--1.356.755.00-2.00
2013Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal39ST30784.97262330011139.015581772248961081.4610.011.423.106.202.00.4674.93
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn39ST31852.98171700000108.288363610231044051.027.290.831.908.614.52.6153.19
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak40ST31264.2613121001067.26634321321542001.298.781.732.797.182.57.2504.96
2015Chicago CubsNLMLBchn39ST321073.74313100000170.21587971234017210061.168.331.212.119.074.30.5883.68
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn39ST3315103.83303000000166.2148777125531449091.217.991.352.867.782.72.6004.49
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca39ST348135.29323200000180.020910910626481457191.4310.431.302.407.243.02.3814.37
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter921004.5133828058212741679.017518968442145281336746651.359.361.142.827.142.53.4791.12
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter39343.4312111477142654.06333072514120158036701.278.650.562.757.932.89.534-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter13164.00484803100264.2260135118239224616301.328.810.783.128.332.67.448-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter822.5713130300083.1732624519792101.107.820.542.048.464.16.800-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter721.7712120000076.0551815421723001.006.480.472.488.493.43.778-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1093.31323021010170.0164866395413812101.278.610.472.847.252.56.526-
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter155.0114113002155.2744231015403201.6011.96--2.436.472.67.167-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0020200115.07000050001.3111.81----8.440.00--
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Colorado Rockies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter27304.63968791021523.257929127056157368253211.409.930.962.696.312.34.474-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter33223.59787800000444.039419217858116420230201.147.951.172.348.483.62.600-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7155.9073284500232207.0244141136309614013251.6410.591.304.176.081.46.318-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter15144.27464331111257.0259129122319020940101.369.061.083.157.312.32.517-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8135.29323200000180.020910910626481457191.4310.431.302.407.243.02.381-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter264.2613121001067.26634321321542001.298.781.732.797.182.57.250-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12134.51443770041220.0229117110286917510181.359.361.142.827.142.53.4801.12
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13113.43403822011220.021210384146719412201.278.650.562.757.932.89.542-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba49p24110110010000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.0001.2530.000.000.000.000.00100.00
2009Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol46p2632551610000022503002.109.140.127.2677160.200.018.055.1253.3341.6712.500.000.0016.67
2010Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol46p2729573610020012905000.105.121.123.2447163.214.018.035.1111.5946.0329.000.000.0016.67
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol46p28324637101400115014000.152.170.239.40911261.200.087.109.1811.6424.5915.001.6446.0028.57
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal39p29204000000000303000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
2013Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal39p30263000000000201000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn39p3117352500030011403001.143.167.143.3105039.238.000.029.1432.5635.9014.000.000.000.00
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak40p31132000000000002000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2014Totals for MLB-MLB         30372500030011405001.135.158.135.2935043.217.000.027.1362.3332.5614.000.000.000.00
2015Chicago CubsNLMLBchn39p32326561110040011803101.169.179.185.36412170.229.016.031.1601.4325.7118.000.000.009.09
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn39p33356561630070012400300.246.246.292.53819369.364.046.062.2291.4534.7824.000.000.0018.75
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca39p3438000000000201001.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0022.220.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter240341215280121007132035405.152.168.185.353639387.241.033.053.0001.8134.1118.860.26341.0017.31
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter841651432400140035606402.194.203.218.421364178.283.024.042.0001.6931.4618.670.000.0012.50
Colorado Rockies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter93158719301600469022002.120.142.158.300254184.205.038.063.0002.1737.5017.250.54158.0021.05
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter38000000000201001.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0022.220.000.000.000.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter467000000000504000.000.000.000.0000011.000.000.000.0000.0045.450.000.000.000.00
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter132000000000002000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter110110010000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16223014355011400589024303.152.168.185.353436261.241.033.053.0001.8134.1118.860.26341.0017.31

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2002Princeton Devil Rays AppRktba19P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.02.9
2002Hudson Valley Renegades NYPLA-tba19P13--15-1661.0000.46------13100.017.3
2003Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtba20P14--7134-2420.8331.43------14100.010.1
2004Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtba21P18--614312320.8701.11------18100.012.9
2004Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tba21P11--106311916.8421.45------11100.07.9
2005Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba22P12--59-214141.0001.17------12100.08.8
2005Durham Bulls ILAAAtba22P10--37--10101.0001.00------10100.06.9
2006Durham Bulls ILAAAtba23P24--1113332724.8891.00------24100.016.9
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba23P883827-1991.0001.130.24-----988.94.9
2007Durham Bulls ILAAAtba24P13--581-1413.9291.00------13100.09.1
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba24P24148584111312.9230.500.14-----24100.014.8
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba25P4057875--12121.0000.300.15-----40100.024.7
2009Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26P34301761120-131311.0000.910.18-----34100.021.0
2010Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol27P1---------------1100.00.7
2010Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27P30301771123133534.9711.130.19-----30100.018.5
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol28P322717011271-3938.9741.190.22-----32100.019.8
2012Frederick Keys CaroA+bal29P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29P2020118423112827.9641.350.236460.0-20100.012.3
2013Aberdeen IronBirds NYPLA-bal30P1--3---331.0003.00------1100.01.4
2013Bowie Baysox EastAAbal30P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2013Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30P262313947--11111.0000.420.088372.7-26100.016.0
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31P131267511-76.8570.460.094180.0-13100.08.0
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31P17171081211112423.9581.350.218280.0-17100.010.5
2015Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32P3131170823213331.9391.000.1815383.3-3296.919.1
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33P30301661624124140.9761.330.2415288.2-3585.718.6
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34P3232180411--15151.0000.470.0820387.0-32100.019.8
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P3372791672103186911298289.9700.860.17761880.9-3370.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P48--1928435147.9220.98------480.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P13--69-215151.0001.15------130.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P12--107312017.8501.42------120.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P32--1327714740.8511.25------320.00.0
A- Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P14--45-1991.0000.64------140.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---1--111.0000.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2002Princeton Devil Rays AppRktba192----------
2002Hudson Valley Renegades NYPLA-tba1913----------
2003Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtba2014----------
2004Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtba2118----------
2004Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tba2111----------
2005Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba2212----------
2005Durham Bulls ILAAAtba2210----------
2006Durham Bulls ILAAAtba2324----------
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba238----------
2007Durham Bulls ILAAAtba2413----------
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2424----------
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2540----------
2009Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2634----------
2010Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol271----------
2010Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2730----------
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2832----------
2012Frederick Keys CaroA+bal291----------
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2920----------
2013Aberdeen IronBirds NYPLA-bal301----------
2013Bowie Baysox EastAAbal301----------
2013Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3026----------
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3113----------
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3117----------
2015Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3231----------
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3330----------
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3432----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB23006.0041300009.0766247001.227.002.004.007.001.756.00.000
2007Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB24003.0020200113.0411000001.3312.000.000.000.0003.00.000
2008Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB25116.23651000021.22416151912101.569.970.423.744.981.336.65.500
2009Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.0001-1001122.03000621001.4512.272.450.820.410.500.00.000
2009Colorado RockiesDiv SeriesMLB26009.8211000003.24441350002.199.822.457.3612.271.679.82.000
2010Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27214.88651000024.02815132418101.3310.500.751.506.754.505.63.667
2011Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB28202.60550000017.118105448101.299.352.082.084.152.005.191.000
2012Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB29003.18505000017.015662517001.187.941.062.659.003.403.18.000
2012Baltimore OriolesDiv SeriesMLB29013.18220000011.184406110001.266.350.004.768.741.833.18.000
2013Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB30115.0033000009.01255129101.5612.001.002.009.004.505.00.500
2014Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31103.24440000016.219660813101.6710.260.004.327.021.633.241.000
2015Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB32313.24660000025.026992322101.169.360.721.087.927.333.24.750
2015Chicago CubsDiv SeriesMLB32006.0011000003.03221320002.009.003.009.006.000.676.00.000
2015Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB320133.7511000001.14552210005.4527.0013.5013.506.750.5033.75.000
2016Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB33224.63660000023.12414123624001.309.261.162.319.264.005.40.500
2017Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB34026.45660000022.12517162616101.4010.070.812.426.452.676.85.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 12 yrs1284.025342110022210.3232105942553147701.359.931.072.276.292.774.49.600
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs015.00440000018.015101021218001.507.501.006.009.001.505.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs0133.7511000001.3455221004.5027.0013.5013.506.750.5033.75.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2511000000000101000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2009Colorado RockiesDiv SeriesMLB2610000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2775210000000103000.200.200.200.400108.250.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00
2011Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2832000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2014Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3110000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2015Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3235010000000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2015Chicago CubsDiv SeriesMLB32111100010000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2016Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3346010000000300000.167.167.167.334106.333.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs1919230000000605000.158.158.158.3163024.231.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs211100010010000001.0001.0001.0002.0001021.000.0001.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2017-02-07SPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract for 2017-2018 ($14m) 5--9 Mutual option for 2019 at $12m with $2m buyoutTeam Roster on 2017-02-07
2016-11-04SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency (Team option declined)  
2016-08-09SPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated from bereavement listTeam Roster on 2016-08-09
2016-08-03SPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YBereavementOff-RosterPlaced on bereavement listTeam Roster on 2016-08-03
2014-12-13SPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract for 2015-2016 ($18m) Option year for 2017 $10mTeam Roster on 2014-12-13
2014-10-31SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency  
2014-07-04SPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Cubs with Jeff Samardzija to Athletics for Addison Rusell, Billy McKinney, Dan Straily and PTBNLTeam Roster on 2014-07-04
2014-02-13SPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($6m)Team Roster on 2014-02-13
2013-10-31SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency  
2013-09-05SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2013-09-05
2013-09-04SPBaltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Aberdeen (A-) for rehabTeam Roster on 2013-09-04
2013-08-30SPBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Bowie (AA) for rehabTeam Roster on 2013-08-30
2013-07-31SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right forearm tenderness [Discomfort began in spring training]Team Roster on 2013-07-31
2013-02-10SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($6.75m) Avoiding arbitrationTeam Roster on 2013-02-10
2012-09-06SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2012-09-06
2012-07-15SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Athroscopic surgery on right kneeTeam Roster on 2012-07-15
2012-05-04SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActive--Team Roster on 2012-05-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2012-02-06TradeTraded by Rockies with Matt Lindstrom to Orioles for Jeremy Guthrie 
2010-05-15InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-04-27InjuredDisabled -- Strained Right Groin 
2002-06-06Contractsigned 
* 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
2002Tampa Bay Rays-1965,000-------65,000Signing Bonus out of 2002 Draft (10th round - 284th overall)
2006Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll23327,000-74244-2,365,072327,000392,000
2007Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll24380,000-73739-2,459,737380,000772,000
2008Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll25396,300-66828262,696,252390,0001,168,300
2009Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll26400,000-72438-2,746,792400,0001,568,300
2010Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll271,900,000-34013632,812,412400,0003,468,300
2011Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll283,000,000-2611170++2,722,607414,0006,468,300
2012Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll294,750,000-199978++2,954,887480,00011,218,300
2013Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll306,750,000-150684++3,021,531490,00017,968,3002013-02-10 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($6.75m) Avoiding arbitration
2014Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll316,000,000-183780++3,256,497500,00023,968,3002014-02-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($6m)
2014Chicago CubsTeam Payroll316,000,000-183280++3,256,497500,00023,968,3002014-02-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($6m)
2015Chicago CubsTeam Payroll329,000,0008.153134785++3,571,283507,50032,968,3002014-12-13 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2015-2016 ($18m) Option year for 2017 $10m
2016Chicago CubsTeam Payroll339,000,0009.153130886++3,498,245507,50041,968,300
2017Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll345,000,000-2481373++3,582,271535,00046,968,3002017-02-07 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2017-2018 ($14m) 5--9 Mutual option for 2019 at $12m with $2m buyout
* 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