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Scott KazmirTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2004-2016
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-363Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameScott Edward Kazmir
Height6-1Weight170BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 24,1984 [34.320]PlaceHouston,Texas
High SchoolCypress Falls (Houston,TX)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 1st round (15th overall) of the 2002 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$2,150,000Signing ScoutsDave LottsfeldtService Time11.119 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2003-MLB-#11 ... 2003-NYN-#2 ... 2004-MLB-#12 ... 2004-NYN-#1 ... 2005-MLB-#7 ... 2005-TBA-#2
MLB DebutAugust 23,2004 [20.212]
OrganizationsTBA [6] ANA [3] NYN [3] LAN [2] OAK [2] CLE [1] HOU [1] Awards10Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID21852Retrosheet IDkazms001MLBAM ID431148
Pitch Repertoire 2-Seam Fastball (48.47%) -- Changeup (16.98%) -- Slider (14.59%) -- Fastball (12.60%) -- Curveball (3.86%) -- Cutter (3.15%) -- Sinker (0.35%)
Fastball Velocity [2016] - 91.36 - [2015] - 91.18 - [2014] - 90.93 - [2013] - 92.21 - [2011] - 86.28 - [2010] - 90.59
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Tampa Bay Rays in 2006-2007
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Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2002Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLA-nyn-ST18010.50550000018.052107340000.672.50--3.5017.004.86.000-
2003Capital City BombersSALAnyn-ST19442.3618180000076.050262062810512101.025.900.713.3012.383.75.500-
2003St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-ST19123.27770000033.0291512016402001.367.91--4.3610.912.50.333-
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--ST0562.63252500000109.079413264414514101.136.500.493.6211.943.30.455-
2004St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn21ST20123.4211110000050.0492019322515001.428.820.543.969.182.32.333-
2004Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba35ST20121.44440000025.01474011241001.005.04--3.968.642.18.333-
2004Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-ST20211.73440000026.0166509291000.965.54--3.1210.043.22.667-
2004Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAA--ST0452.50191900000101.07933283421047001.207.040.273.749.272.48.444-
2004Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba57ST20235.67871000033.0332221421413001.628.911.085.6711.071.95.4004.04
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba26ST211093.77323200000186.01729078121001747101.468.320.584.848.421.74.5263.60
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba26ST221083.24242401100144.2132595215521636001.278.210.933.2410.143.13.5563.32
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba19,26ST231393.48343400000206.21969180188923910001.388.540.783.8810.412.69.5913.35
2008Vero Beach Devil RaysFSLA+tba-ST24014.7022000007.28542070001.049.392.35--8.220.00.000-
2008Durham BullsILAAAtba-ST24001.8011000005.03111130000.805.401.801.805.403.00--
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--ST0013.55330000012.2116531100000.957.822.130.717.1110.00.000-
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba19ST241283.49272700000152.0123615923701665001.277.271.364.149.812.37.6004.29
2009Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tba-ST25000.0011000004.23000150000.865.79--1.939.645.00--
2009Durham BullsILAAAtba-ST25101.5011000006.05110050000.837.50----7.500.001.000-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--ST0100.84220000010.281101100000.846.75--0.848.4410.001.000-
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba19ST25875.92202000000111.0121777315509110001.549.811.224.057.381.82.5334.57
2009Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana22ST25221.73660000036.02887110263001.056.940.252.486.442.60.5002.85
2010Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+ana-ST26004.2611000006.08330061001.2611.37----8.530.00--
2010Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana19ST269155.94282800000150.0158103992579936001.589.481.504.745.581.18.3755.59
2011Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana-ST270517.02550000015.0223029020145002.7412.91--11.748.220.70.000-
2011Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana19ST270027.0011000001.25551200104.2027.005.4010.80--0.00-14.43
2012Sugar Land SkeetersAtlInd--ST28365.4613130000059.0714136827482001.6510.771.214.107.281.78.333-
2013Columbus ClippersILAAAcle29ST29100.0011000005.05100050001.009.00----9.000.001.000-
2013Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26ST291094.04292900000158.0162767119471625101.329.231.082.689.233.45.5263.45
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26ST301593.55323202000190.0171817516501649101.168.090.762.367.753.28.6253.29
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26ST31552.38181800000109.28435297351012201.096.890.572.878.292.89.5003.08
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou26ST31264.1713130000073.07842341324543001.399.571.602.956.632.25.2504.95
2016Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29ST321064.56262600000136.0133716921521345001.368.781.393.438.852.58.6254.33
2017Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+lan27S/R33104.50431000012.012662663001.509.001.504.504.501.001.000-
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter108964.01298297131001686.21596821752190681160874601.358.501.013.638.572.36.5290.77
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter12183.25656410000288.02291231051412133430101.217.100.433.7510.352.76.400-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter258.90880000031.0353331121275001.7910.050.296.037.761.29.286-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter331.59880000051.030139020532000.985.29--3.539.352.65.500-
A+ Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter353.48262510000112.2109494474511511001.358.630.553.569.112.56.375-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter442.3618180000076.050262062810512101.025.900.713.3012.383.75.500-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter010.50550000018.052107340000.672.50--3.5017.004.86.000-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter365.4613130000059.0714136827482001.6510.771.214.107.281.78.333-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter55443.9214514411100832.07774003638738287441101.398.380.944.129.432.29.556-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter20143.12505002000299.1255116104238526511301.137.650.692.557.953.12.588-
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter11175.31353500000187.119111611127911199101.509.141.294.365.701.31.393-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1094.04292900000158.0162767119471625101.329.231.082.689.233.45.526-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1064.56262600000136.0133716921521345001.368.781.393.438.852.58.625-
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter264.1713130000073.07842341324543001.399.571.602.956.632.25.250-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14124.01393900000220.020810798258920910101.358.501.013.638.572.36.5380.77
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings9143.25494810000220.01749380119225323101.217.100.433.7510.352.76.391-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba26p21321000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba26p22243000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba19,26p2312010001000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.4480.000.000.000.000.000.00
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba19p2412000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2010Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana19p2636000000000301000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
2013Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26p29294010000000100001.250.250.250.500104.333.000.000.2220.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26p30324000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26p31182110001000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.4400.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou26p31132000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2015Totals for AL-AL         314110001000200000.250.250.250.500104.500.000.000.2200.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2016Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29p3226433500020012400601.116.120.116.2365050.200.000.023.1022.0048.0024.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter179694800040013401602.116.118.116.2348077.195.000.014.0001.3044.1634.000.000.000.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter26433500020012400601.116.120.116.2365050.200.000.023.0002.0048.0024.000.000.000.00
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter588010001000300000.125.125.125.250108.200.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter36000000000301000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter506110001000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter294010000000100001.250.250.250.500104.333.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter132000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162624700040013101502.116.118.116.2347070.195.000.014.0001.3044.1634.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2002Brooklyn Cyclones NYPLA-nyn18P5---2--221.0000.40------5100.06.6
2003Capital City Bombers SALAnyn19P18--3152-2018.9001.00------18100.013.0
2003St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn19P7---31143.7500.43------7100.05.0
2004St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn20P11---911109.9000.82------11100.08.5
2004Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn20P4--262-108.8002.00------4100.02.8
2004Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba20P4--34-2771.0001.75------4100.02.9
2004Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba20P8733231-65.8330.630.15-----8100.05.0
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba21P32321867173-2724.8890.750.13-----32100.019.8
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba22P2424144511111716.9410.670.11-----24100.014.8
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba23P3434207718322825.8930.740.12-----34100.021.0
2008Vero Beach Devil Rays FSLA+tba24P2---------------2100.01.5
2008Durham Bulls ILAAAtba24P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba24P2727152592-1614.8750.520.09-----27100.016.7
2009Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba25P1---------------1100.00.7
2009Durham Bulls ILAAAtba25P1---------------1100.00.7
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba25P202011159--14141.0000.700.13-----20100.012.3
2009Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana25P663613--441.0000.670.11-----6100.03.7
2010Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+ana26P1---------------1100.00.7
2010Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana26P28281506252-3331.9391.110.21-----28100.017.3
2011Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana27P5---1--111.0000.20------5100.03.5
2011Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana27P111-1--111.0001.001.00-----1100.00.6
2013Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle29P1----1-1---------1100.00.7
2013Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29P292915810123-2522.8800.760.146275.0-29100.017.9
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30P3232190218312320.8700.630.1118290.0-32100.019.8
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31P18181091122-1513.8670.720.126-100.0-18100.011.1
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou31P1313733551138.6150.620.113-100.0-13100.08.0
2016Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32P2626136616--22221.0000.850.168372.7-26100.016.0
2017Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+lan33P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.02.9
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P298297168660159255244219.8980.730.1341785.4-2980.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P8---21-32.6670.25------80.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--510221715.8821.88------80.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P26---13221513.8670.50------260.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18--3152-2018.9001.00------180.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5---2--221.0000.40------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2002Brooklyn Cyclones NYPLA-nyn185----------
2003Capital City Bombers SALAnyn1918----------
2003St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn197----------
2004St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn2011----------
2004Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn204----------
2004Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba204----------
2004Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba208----------
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2132----------
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2224----------
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2334----------
2008Vero Beach Devil Rays FSLA+tba242----------
2008Durham Bulls ILAAAtba241----------
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2427----------
2009Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba251----------
2009Durham Bulls ILAAAtba251----------
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2520----------
2009Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana256----------
2010Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+ana261----------
2010Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2628----------
2011Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana275----------
2011Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana271----------
2013Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle291----------
2013Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2929----------
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3032----------
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3118----------
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou3113----------
2016Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3226----------
2017Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+lan334----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB22129.24550000012.222171341212102.7915.632.848.538.531.0012.08.333
2007Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB23026.48550000016.22012123816101.7310.801.624.328.642.006.48.000
2008Tampa Bay RaysDiv SeriesMLB24103.3811000005.18220240001.9613.500.003.386.752.003.381.000
2008Tampa Bay RaysChamp. SeriesMLB24004.35220000010.18553691001.396.972.615.237.841.504.35.000
2008Tampa Bay RaysWorld SeriesMLB24014.50220000010.0105511090002.009.000.909.008.100.904.50.000
2009Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB25000.00000000023.02500000001.099.780.000.000.0000.00.000
2009Los Angeles AngelsDiv SeriesMLB25007.5011000006.05551310001.337.501.504.501.500.337.50.000
2009Los Angeles AngelsChamp. SeriesMLB25017.7121100004.26540531002.6211.570.009.645.790.609.64.000
2010Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26014.76330000011.11466036001.5311.120.002.384.762.004.76.000
2011Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27126.65660000021.226191621310101.8410.800.835.404.150.777.89.333
2013Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB29103.46422000013.018551113001.4612.460.690.699.0013.003.461.000
2014Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30101.62440000016.29330714100.994.860.003.787.562.001.621.000
2015Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31201.00440000018.010321414200.785.000.502.007.003.501.501.000
2015Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB31005.0611000005.15331140001.188.441.691.696.754.005.06.000
2016Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB32015.51550000016.12512100516101.8613.780.002.768.823.206.61.000
2017Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB33016.3533000005.2554173202.317.941.5911.124.760.437.94.000
2018Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB34014.22541000010.21165174201.769.280.845.913.370.575.06.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 11 yrs6104.13444130000165.7185887613671081101.5210.050.713.645.871.614.78.375
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs105.40330000016.7181010269001.449.721.083.244.861.505.401.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs015.40431000015.01410931112201.678.401.806.607.201.096.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs014.50220000010.010551109002.009.000.909.008.100.904.50.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB22110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2333000000000101000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2008Tampa Bay RaysWorld SeriesMLB2412000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2009Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2524121003000200000.500.500.7501.2503141.000.250.2500.0050.000.000.000.0050.00
2010Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2632000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2014Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3010000000001001000.0001.000.0001.000002.000.000.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
2016Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3234000000000000000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2018Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3411000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs1415131003001602000.200.250.267.5174118.333.067.1335.5633.336.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs12000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [10]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2001High School All-American - 1st Team (P)1
2002High School All-American - 1st Team (P) ... High School Player of the Year (Cypress Falls (TX))2
2005MLB All-Rookie Team (P) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (Baseball America) (P)2
2006American League Player of the Week (May 15-May 21)1
2007American League Player of the Week (September 10-September 16) ... Tampa Bay Devil Rays Player of the Year2
2008AL Pitcher of the Month (May)1
2015AL Pitcher of the Month (July)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-03-24SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Braves34.060  
2017-12-15SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Dodgers with Charlie Culberson, Brandon McCarthy and Adrian Gonzalez to Braves for Matt Kemp33.326Team Roster on 2017-12-15
2017-11-06SPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL33.287Team Roster on 2017-11-06
2017-08-06SPLos Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+) for rehab33.195Team Roster on 2017-08-06
2017-05-26SPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL33.123Team Roster on 2017-05-26
2017-04-02SPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Sore hip33.069Team Roster on 2017-04-02
2016-09-23SPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL32.243Team Roster on 2016-09-23
2016-08-23SPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Neck soreness32.212Team Roster on 2016-08-23
2015-12-30SPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 3-year contract for 2016-2018 ($48m) $5m signing bonus 3--8--8--8--8--8 Paid out over 6 years31.341Team Roster on 2015-12-30
2015-11-03SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency31.284  
2015-07-24SPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Athletics to Astros for Dan Mengden and Jacob Nottingham31.182Team Roster on 2015-07-24
2013-12-03SPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($22m)29.314Team Roster on 2013-12-03
2013-10-31SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency29.281  
2013-04-20SPCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL29.087Team Roster on 2013-04-20
2013-04-15PCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Columbus (AAA) for rehab29.082Team Roster on 2013-04-15
2013-04-05PCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right rib cage strain29.072Team Roster on 2013-04-05
2013-04-02PCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Columbus (AAA)29.069Team Roster on 2013-04-02
2012-12-21PCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract28.332Team Roster on 2012-12-21
2011-06-05SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Angels27.133  
2011-04-09SPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Back27.076Team Roster on 2011-04-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-06-15Released by Angels 
2011-04-09InjuredDisabled -- Lower back tightness 
2010-08-07InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-07-19InjuredDisabled -- Strained Left Shoulder 
2010-04-15InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-04-03InjuredDisabled -- Strained Right Hamstring 
2009-08-29TradeTraded by Rays to Angels for Alex Torres, Matt Sweeney and a player to be named later (Sean Rodriguez) 
2009-06-27InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-05-22InjuredDisabled -- Right quadriceps strain 
2008-05-03InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-03-25InjuredDisabled -- Left elbow straing 
2008-01-18ContractSigned by Rays (1-year) 
2006-08-25InjuredDisabled -- left shoulder tightness 
2006-08-08InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-07-30InjuredDisabled -- left shoulder inflammation 
2004-07-30TradeTraded by Mets with Jose Diaz to Devil Rays for Victor Zambrano and Bartolome Fortunato. 
2002-08-02Contractsigned 
* 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
2002New York Mets-182,150,000-------2,150,000Signing Bonus out of 2002 Draft (1st round - 15th overall)
2004Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll20300,000-75547-2,070,100300,0002,450,000
2005Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll21316,000-75226132,189,055300,0002,766,000
2006Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll22371,700-56018312,365,072327,0003,137,700
2007Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll23424,300-53315342,459,737380,0003,562,000
2008Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll243,785,000-236474++2,696,252390,0007,347,000
2009Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll256,000,000-152781++2,746,792400,00013,347,000
2009Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll256,000,000-152481++2,746,792400,00013,347,000
2010Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll268,000,000-105689++2,812,412400,00021,347,000
2011Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll2712,000,000-59494++2,722,607414,00033,347,000
2013Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll29490,000-77536-3,023,990490,00033,837,0002012-12-21 - Signed to minor league contract
2014Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll309,000,000-121587++3,256,497500,00042,837,0002013-12-03 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($22m)
2015Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll3113,000,0009.11971193++3,571,283507,50055,837,000
2015Houston AstrosTeam Payroll3113,000,0009.11971193++3,571,283507,50055,837,000
2016Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll3211,000,00010.11998690++3,498,245507,50066,837,0002015-12-30 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2016-2018 ($48m) $5m signing bonus 3--8--8--8--8--8 Paid out over 6 years
* 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