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Nick MarkakisTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Free Agent since 2018 MLB Years: 2006-2018
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsRF-1944, OF-411, LF-29, DH-27, CF-9, 1b-6Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameNicholas William Markakis
Height6-2Weight195BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateNovember 17,1983 [35.028]PlaceGlen Cove,New York
High SchoolWoodstock (Woodstock,GA)
CollegeYoung Harris College (Young Harris,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 1st round (7th overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Cincinnati Reds [Team Picks] in the 23rd round (675th overall) of the 2002 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Cincinnati Reds [Team Picks] in the 35th round (1056th overall) of the 2001 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$1,850,000Signing ScoutsDavid JenningsService Time12.000 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2004-MLB-#90 ... 2004-BAL-#3 ... 2005-MLB-#65 ... 2005-BAL-#1 ... 2006-MLB-#21 ... 2006-BAL-#1
MLB DebutApril 3,2006 [22.138]
OrganizationsBAL [12] ATL [4] Awards10Awards Voting1-7
TBC Player ID37688Retrosheet IDmarkn001MLBAM ID455976
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (OF) in 2006
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Aberdeen IronBirdsNYPLA-bal-of19592052258143128135303311316.283.372.395.7678118240.328.112.298.34112.5013.751.100.42205.0031.03
2004Delmarva ShorebirdsSALAbal21of2096355571062231164123426622516.299.371.470.84116736406.336.171.315.36410.3416.261.572.7132.2733.96
2005Frederick KeysCaroA+bal21of219135059105251126221436540446.300.379.480.85916838401.336.180.306.37010.7216.211.512.9929.1736.19
2005Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal17of2133124194216233001183000105.339.420.573.9937121143.424.234.371.42412.5920.981.672.1041.3350.00
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         124474781474131592226195405411.310.390.504.89423959544.358.194.323.38511.2117.461.562.7631.6040.14
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21rf22147491721432521662204372332315.291.351.448.79922043542.314.157.248.3467.9313.281.672.9530.6930.07
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal15rf23161637971914332311218661112516522.300.362.485.84730969710.331.185.300.3668.5915.771.843.2427.7036.13
2008Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21rf24157595106182481208710799113201710.306.406.491.89729269697.350.185.356.39214.2016.211.142.8729.7537.91
2009Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21rf2516164294188452181016256983010012.293.347.453.80029165711.317.160.254.3497.8813.781.752.5335.6734.57
2010Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21rf26160629791874531260727393205918.297.370.436.80627460709.331.139.262.35310.3013.121.271.6952.4232.09
2011Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21rf271606417218231115731236275706616.284.351.406.75726047716.300.122.232.3338.6610.471.212.0942.7325.82
2012Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-rf28310431024002200000.300.4171.0001.41710312.167.700.900.56316.6716.671.0016.675.00100.00
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21rf28104420591252831354114251405311.298.363.471.83419844471.310.173.274.3598.9210.831.212.7632.3135.20
2013Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21rf29160634891722401059125576308317.271.329.356.68522634700.291.085.170.3047.8610.861.381.4363.4019.77
2014Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21rf30155642811772711450426284402410.276.342.386.72824842710.299.110.210.3258.7311.831.351.9745.8623.73
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl22rf31156612731813813532170833011117.296.370.376.74623042686.338.080.196.32710.2012.101.190.44204.0023.20
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl22rf321585996716138013890271101590916.269.351.397.74823851684.305.128.244.32510.3814.771.421.9046.0831.68
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl22rf33160593761633918760268110603816.275.354.384.73822848670.324.109.221.32110.1516.421.621.1974.1329.45
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl22341626237818543214931172801091018.297.366.440.80627459705.318.143.258.34510.2111.351.111.9944.5031.89
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter2001775810432237474201799696431834114848135878198.288.359.424.78332886738711.317.136.247.0009.5713.181.382.0543.3430.08
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter28210441613147892918827101351967313623.301.380.476.8564971161202.343.175.321.00011.2316.311.452.4136.0036.94
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter36134234517253401203200105.336.419.6041.0238124155.408.268.410.00012.9020.651.603.2326.8053.33
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9135059105251126221436540446.300.379.480.85916838401.336.180.306.00010.7216.211.512.9929.1736.19
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter96355571062231164123426622516.299.371.470.84116736406.336.171.315.00010.3416.261.572.7132.2733.96
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter592052258143128135303311316.283.372.395.7678118240.328.112.298.00012.5013.751.100.42205.0031.03
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter1365533174915473161614165861255537743344540131.290.358.435.79323184735966.315.145.255.0009.2712.971.402.3637.8130.58
Atlanta Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter636242729469015843831136281374159133867.284.360.400.7609702002745.321.116.230.00010.2413.621.331.3863.8728.99
Average MLB - Per 162 games162628841813821478536893415616.288.359.424.78326654705.317.136.247.0009.5713.181.382.0543.3430.08
Average Minor - Per 162 games162600921804551710816678113427313.301.380.476.85628667691.343.175.321.00011.2316.311.452.4136.0036.94

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2003Aberdeen IronBirds NYPLA-bal19OF55--9961-106105.9911.91------5993.272.4
2004Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal20OF75--13342-139137.9861.83------9678.154.3
2005Frederick Keys CaroA+bal21OF88--16525-172167.9711.90------9196.762.9
2005Bowie Baysox EastAAbal21OF33--66---66661.0002.00------33100.023.2
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22RF12710091724071-248247.9961.940.27-----14786.478.4
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22LF26241975911-6160.9842.310.30-----14717.716.0
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22CF986215---15151.0001.670.24-----1476.15.6
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22DH1---------------1470.70.6
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23RF16115814003031324318316.9941.960.23-----161100.099.4
2008Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24RF15615513673271733347344.9912.210.25-----15799.496.9
2009Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25RF16116014022981361317311.9811.930.22-----161100.099.4
2010Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26RF1591591402332731342339.9912.130.24-----16099.498.1
2010Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26DH1---------------1600.60.6
2011Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27RF157157138931114-33253251.0002.070.23-----16098.196.9
2011Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal271B3218151-216161.0005.330.89-----1601.91.9
2012Bowie Baysox EastAAbal28RF2--41--551.0002.50------366.71.4
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28RF10210292618732-192190.9901.860.21-----10498.163.0
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28DH2---------------1041.91.2
2013Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29RF15515413813127-13193191.0002.060.23-----16096.995.7
2013Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29DH4---------------1602.52.5
2014Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30RF147147131429511-13063061.0002.080.23-----15594.890.7
2014Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30DH6---------------1553.93.7
2014Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal301B2219231-124241.00012.001.26-----1551.31.2
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31RF153153133029541-300299.9971.950.22-----15698.194.4
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31DH3---------------1561.91.9
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32RF1501491339311542320316.9882.110.24-----15894.993.2
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32DH5---------------1583.23.1
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl321B111010---10101.00010.001.00-----1580.60.6
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33RF1561531354286611293292.9971.870.22-----16097.596.3
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33DH2---------------1601.31.2
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34OF160160140931392-324322.9942.010.23-----16298.898.8
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34RF158157138731292-323321.9942.030.23-----16297.597.5
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34LF33221---111.0000.330.05-----1621.91.9
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34DH2---------------1621.21.2
MLB Totals for RF - 13 season(s)-   RF19421904169083809116251739503925.9942.020.23-----19420.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF160160140931392-324322.9942.010.23-----1600.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF29272196011-6261.9842.100.28-----290.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 9 season(s)-   DH26---------------260.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF986215---15151.0001.670.24-----90.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B6547482-350501.0008.331.06-----60.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF33--66---66661.0002.00------330.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF2--41--551.0002.50------20.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF88--16525-172167.9711.90------880.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF75--13342-139137.9861.83------750.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF55--9961-106105.9911.91------550.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2003Aberdeen IronBirds NYPLA-bal19---------55-
2004Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal20---------75-
2005Frederick Keys CaroA+bal21---------88-
2005Bowie Baysox EastAAbal21---------33-
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22------269127-1
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23--------161--
2008Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24--------156--
2009Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25--------161--
2010Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26--------159-1
2011Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27--3-----157--
2012Bowie Baysox EastAAbal28--------2--
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28--------102-2
2013Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29--------155-4
2014Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30--2-----147-6
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31--------153-3
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32--1-----150-5
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33--------156-2
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34------3-1581602

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor2126861628421120211800000.326.402.453.85539797.351.127.23311.348.250.731.0386.0025.00
2006Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB222867162480140111600100.358.443.522.96535979.377.164.31313.927.590.551.2767.0037.50
2007Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB232270112441311104900003.343.378.557.93539874.362.214.2865.4112.162.254.0523.3333.33
2008Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24205741721193271200002.298.375.421.79624464.364.123.26310.9418.751.711.5657.0023.53
2009Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25195992481310013800000.407.435.7291.164431262.438.322.3564.8412.902.674.8419.6750.00
2010Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26196341630230001400000.254.254.397.65125563.298.143.1430.0022.220.003.1731.5031.25
2011Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2717561121512131061000002.375.435.6071.04234862.432.232.3579.6816.131.673.2328.0038.10
2012Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB28824461023004700000.250.357.542.89913328.267.292.45814.2925.001.757.1412.0050.00
2013Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB29829070003000300000.241.241.241.4827029.269.000.0000.0010.340.000.000.000.00
2014Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3013459166116100210001.356.370.600.97027846.357.244.2670.004.350.002.1745.0050.00
2014Baltimore OriolesDiv SeriesMLB30312330013001200000.250.308.500.8086113.222.250.3337.6915.382.007.6912.0033.33
2014Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB30419151000100100000.263.263.316.5796119.278.053.1050.005.260.000.000.0020.00
2015Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB31825351001000200003.200.200.240.4406125.217.040.0400.008.000.000.000.0020.00
2016Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB321644580013002900101.182.213.250.46311147.200.068.1144.2619.154.502.1344.0012.50
2017Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3321535165007016610103.302.377.396.77321561.333.094.1899.849.841.000.000.0031.25
2018Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3417423131003002800002.310.341.333.67414144.382.023.0714.5518.184.000.000.007.69
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs26861628421120211800000.326.402.453.85539797.351.127.23311.348.250.731.0386.0025.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 13 yrs216634841974451676654596203017.311.357.472.82929965684.345.161.2336.5814.042.132.3439.6332.99
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs312330013001200000.250.308.500.8086113.222.250.3337.6915.382.007.6912.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs419151000100100000.263.263.316.5796119.278.053.1050.005.260.000.000.0020.00

Awards [10]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2002Junior College Player of the Year1
2003Junior College Player of the Year1
2005Baltimore Orioles Minor League Player of the Year ... Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (OF) ... Carolina League All-Star Team (OF)3
2006AL Rookie of the Month (August)1
2008Major League 2nd All-Star (end of season) (OF)1
2011American League Gold Glove (Outfielder) ... American League Player of the Week (July 11-July 17)2
2014American League Gold Glove (Right Field)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-10-29RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency34.347  
2014-12-04RFAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 4-year contract for 2015-2018 ($44m) 31.017Team Roster on 2014-12-04
2014-11-02rfFree Agent -Free Agent--Mutual option declined, declared free agent30.351  
2012-07-10rfBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL28.236Team Roster on 2012-07-10
2012-07-07RFBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Bowie (AA) for rehab28.233Team Roster on 2012-07-07
2012-06-02rfBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Broken hamate bone, right wrist28.198Team Roster on 2012-06-02
2012-05-04rfBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActive--28.169Team Roster on 2012-05-04
2009-01-21RFBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 6-year contract for 2009-2014 ($66.1m) [Extension] Avoids arbitration. Club option for 2015 at $17.5m 3--6.75--10.25--12--15--1525.065Team Roster on 2009-01-21
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-01-21ContractSigned by Orioles (6-years) 
2003-06-11Contractsigned 
* 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
2003Baltimore Orioles-191,850,000-------1,850,000Signing Bonus out of 2003 Draft (1st round - 7th overall)
2006Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll22327,000-74244-2,365,072327,0002,177,000
2007Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll23400,000-58124262,459,737380,0002,577,000
2008Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll24455,000-50417452,696,252390,0003,032,000
2009Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll253,350,000-238871++2,746,792400,0006,382,0002009-01-21 - Signed to 6-year contract for 2009-2014 ($66.1m) [Extension] Avoids arbitration. Club option for 2015 at $17.5m 3--6.75--10.25--12--15--15
2010Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll267,100,000-126487++2,812,412400,00013,482,000
2011Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll2710,600,000-72193++2,722,607414,00024,082,000
2012Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll2812,350,000-56194++2,954,887480,00036,432,000
2013Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll2915,350,000-38196++3,023,990490,00051,782,000
2014Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll305,350,000-204778++3,256,497500,00057,132,000
2015Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll3111,000,00010101589++3,571,283507,50068,132,0002014-12-04 - Signed to 4-year contract for 2015-2018 ($44m)
2016Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll3210,500,00011109389++3,498,245507,50078,632,000
2017Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll3310,500,00012119687++3,651,709535,00089,132,000
2018Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll3410,500,000-102288++4,360,045545,00099,632,000
* 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