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Jim ThomeTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Cleveland Indians - In Minors MLB Years: 1991-2012
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Positions1B-1105, 3B-846, DH-817, SS-40Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Howard Thome
Height6-4Weight220BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 27,1970 [47.357]PlacePeoria,Illinois
High SchoolLimestone Community (Bartonville,IL)
CollegeIllinois Central College (East Peoria,IL)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 13th round (333rd overall) of the 1989 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsTom CoustonService Time20.042 (2012)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1991-MLB-#93 ... 1991-CLE-#4 ... 1992-MLB-#51 ... 1992-MLB-#4
MLB DebutSeptember 4,1991 [21.008]
OrganizationsCLE [14] CHA [4] PHI [4] MIN [2] BAL [1] LAN [1] Awards22Awards Voting9-504
TBC Player ID395Retrosheet IDthomj002MLBAM ID123272
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Player Notes:   First player ever drafted out of Illinois Central College in 1989
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed33Power92Contact27XBH84RBIs86Runs51Hitting71Durability65Team.518Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1990Burlington IndiansAppRkcle-3b1934118314471123463271840030.373.503.7541.2578920149.364.381.636.53518.1212.080.678.059.8345.45
1990Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle-3b193311719364141641242610100.308.427.462.889549143.364.154.385.40316.7818.181.082.8029.2525.00
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         6723550801121650104514450130.340.466.6091.07514329292.364.269.511.47017.4715.070.865.4814.6936.25
1991Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle153b2084294479920254582445840340.337.426.469.89513827345.402.132.303.40012.7516.811.321.4558.8027.27
1991Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-3b204115120437322800122900300.285.331.411.7426212166.333.126.205.3317.2317.472.421.2075.5027.91
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1254456714227577382568740640.319.395.449.84420039511.378.130.270.37810.9617.031.551.3763.5727.46
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle6,253b20279872542191151610014.255.298.367.665367104.296.112.163.2964.8115.383.200.9698.0028.00
1992Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-3b213010716369211402243010033.336.462.486.9485212132.461.150.355.42518.1822.731.250.76107.0033.33
1992Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-3b2112481115412140061610010.313.400.563.96327755.433.250.375.42310.9129.092.673.6424.0046.67
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         42155275113332802304620043.329.444.510.9547919187.453.181.361.42416.0424.601.531.6051.6737.25
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle253b21401178243121220103420223.205.275.299.574356131.265.094.197.2607.6325.953.401.5358.5025.00
1993Charlotte KnightsILAAAcle-3b22115410851362142510213769470480.332.441.5851.02624050497.376.253.434.44315.2918.911.245.0316.4036.76
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle253b2247154284111072221293640513.266.385.474.8597318192.293.208.403.37815.1018.751.243.6522.0043.90
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle253b239832158862012052334684011511.268.359.523.88216841369.303.255.399.37512.4722.761.835.4216.0547.67
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle253b24137452921422932573439711350338.314.438.558.99625257557.369.244.460.43317.4120.291.164.4918.0840.14
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle253b251515051221572853811622123141602813.311.450.6121.06230971636.363.301.545.45019.3422.171.155.9713.2945.22
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle251b26147496104142250401021112014630899.286.423.5791.00228765627.321.293.534.42519.1423.291.226.3812.4045.77
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle251b27123440891293423085108914140487.293.413.584.99725766537.363.291.495.42216.5726.261.585.5914.6751.16
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle251b281464941011372723310800127171404136.277.426.540.96626762629.354.263.520.41320.1927.191.355.2514.9745.26
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle251b29158557106150331371061011817140548.269.398.531.92929671684.319.262.476.39917.2525.001.455.4115.0547.33
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle251b301565261011532614912401111185403149.291.416.6241.04032876644.353.333.542.42917.2428.731.677.6110.7349.67
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle251b311474801011461925211812122139506185.304.445.6771.12232573613.319.373.625.46119.9022.681.148.489.2350.00
2003Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi251b321595781111543034713103111182405115.266.385.573.95833180698.302.307.493.40115.9026.071.646.7312.3051.95
2004Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi251b331435089713928142105021041442042610.274.396.581.97729571618.298.307.508.40016.8323.301.386.8012.1051.08
2005Clearwater ThreshersFSLA+phi-34512240013006100000.333.556.5831.1397118.300.250.750.49533.335.560.175.5612.0025.00
2005Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi251b345919326407073000455920245.207.360.352.7126814242.256.145.378.32118.6024.381.312.8927.5735.00
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25dh351434901081412604210900107147607124.288.416.5981.01429368610.321.310.529.42117.5424.101.376.8911.6748.23
2007Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-36514231005006300021.214.450.286.7364120.273.072.500.32730.0015.000.500.000.0033.33
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25,42dh3613043279119190359601951346031110.275.410.563.97324354536.316.288.505.41217.7225.001.416.5312.3445.38
2008Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25dh371495039312328034901091147404917.245.362.503.86525362602.273.258.441.37115.1224.421.625.6514.7950.41
2009Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25dh3810734555861502374006911600338.249.372.493.86517038417.301.244.443.37416.5527.821.685.5215.0044.19
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25381717040003000700000.235.235.235.4704017.400.000.000.2110.0041.180.000.000.000.00
2009Totals for MLB-MLB         12436255901502377006912300338.249.366.481.84717438434.306.232.423.36815.9028.341.785.3015.7442.22
2010Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25dh391082764878162255900608220248.283.412.6271.03917343340.310.344.562.43917.6524.121.377.3511.0455.13
2011Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25dh40712062150120124000356900135.243.351.476.8279824242.302.233.403.35814.4628.511.974.9617.1748.00
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25dh40227111214031000112300011.296.390.479.86934782.400.183.338.37913.4128.052.093.6623.6733.33
2009Totals for AL-AL         932773271160155000469200146.256.361.477.83813231324.327.221.386.36214.2028.402.004.6318.4743.66
2012Clearwater ThreshersFSLA+phi-41310352004003200000.500.615.7001.3157213.625.200.500.55723.0815.380.670.000.0040.00
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25dh413062915205150082110012.242.338.516.85432771.278.274.403.36311.2729.582.637.0412.4046.67
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25dh41281018265031000144000024.257.348.396.744408115.397.139.277.32412.1734.782.862.6133.6730.77
2012Totals for MLB-MLB         5816317417082500226110036.252.344.442.7867215186.351.190.325.33911.8332.802.774.3020.3836.59
MLB Totals - 22 Season(s)Filter254384221583232845126612169919201747254869174173165.276.402.554.9564667108910313.322.278.485.00016.9424.711.465.9313.7646.78
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter3621281236421751452265191122827718011214.329.434.531.9656801411538.383.202.386.00014.8218.011.213.3824.6333.49
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1736231181973382914913100142807111.316.413.535.94833370738.366.219.376.00013.5519.241.423.9321.4835.53
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1144016313529465984688850373.337.436.474.91019039477.416.137.317.00014.2618.451.291.2666.8328.89
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4113924456152341332910100.324.454.489.9436812174.377.165.424.00018.9716.670.882.8727.8026.67
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter34118314471123463271840030.373.503.7541.2578920149.364.381.636.00018.1212.080.678.059.8345.45
Cleveland Indians Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter13994711928135326320337937181410081400421438787.287.414.566.98026676205805.337.279.494.00017.3624.121.395.8113.9845.82
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter529177033546988013436911362544160173539.265.391.542.9339592222165.302.277.481.00016.7225.131.506.1913.2147.33
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter39113412433486741012810526840690114222.260.384.541.9257261721629.292.281.478.00016.4524.921.516.2013.2849.43
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1794826912828237990095151203713.266.387.562.94927167582.306.296.494.00016.3225.951.596.3613.0352.34
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter281018265031000144000024.257.348.396.744408115.397.139.277.00012.1734.782.862.6133.6730.77
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1717040003000700000.235.235.235.4704017.400.000.000.0000.0041.180.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16253710114829239108111111624051111.276.402.554.95629769657.322.278.485.00016.9424.711.465.9313.7646.78
Average Minor - Per 162 games162573106188346231199510212480592.329.434.531.96530463688.383.202.386.00014.8218.011.213.3824.6333.49

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1989Gulf Coast Indians GCLRkcle18SS40--511151416180166.9224.15------400.063.5
1989Gulf Coast Indians GCLRkcle183B17--1429725043.8602.53------170.027.0
1990Burlington Indians AppRkcle193B33--2879116118107.9073.24------3497.145.8
1990Kinston Indians CaroA+cle193B33--1066858476.9052.30------33100.024.4
1991Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle203B82--411671711225208.9242.54------8497.658.6
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle203B40--288465118112.9492.80------4197.628.8
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle203B27--1260868072.9002.67------27100.016.7
1992Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle213B23--1135435046.9202.00------3076.716.7
1992Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle213B11--920833729.7842.64------1291.77.8
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle213B40--21611139382.8822.05------40100.024.7
1993Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle223B114--672261518308293.9512.57------11599.180.9
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle223B47--2986610121115.9502.45------47100.029.0
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle233B94--621731512250235.9402.50------9895.983.2
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle243B134--752141622305289.9482.16------13797.893.1
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24DH1---------------1370.70.7
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle253B150--862621724365348.9532.32------15199.393.2
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25DH1---------------1510.70.6
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle261B145--1233951012313381328.9939.16------14798.690.1
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle271B117--99885109710931083.9919.26------12395.172.2
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27DH6---------------1234.93.7
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle281B111--9308369310191013.9949.13------14676.068.5
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28DH36---------------14624.722.2
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle291B106-923830915101926921.9958.691.00-----15867.165.4
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29DH48---------------15830.429.6
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle301B148-12801176781010512641254.9928.470.98-----15694.991.4
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30DH6---------------1563.83.7
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle311B128-11091064751011811491139.9918.901.03-----14787.179.0
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31DH18---------------14712.211.1
2003Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi321B1561551361137386513214641459.9979.351.07-----15998.196.3
2003Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32DH2---------------1591.31.2
2004Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi331B1341341179109084710311811174.9948.761.00-----14393.782.7
2004Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33DH6---------------1434.23.7
2005Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi341B525243640430-364344341.0008.351.00-----5988.132.1
2005Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34DH5---------------598.53.1
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35DH136136--------------14395.184.0
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha351B332021--121211.0007.001.05-----1432.11.9
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36DH123---------------13094.675.9
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBcha361B1186---661.0006.000.75-----1300.80.6
2008Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37DH139---------------14993.385.3
2009Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38DH98---------------10791.660.5
2010Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin39DH78---------------10872.248.1
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle403B1---------------224.50.6
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal41DH27---------------2896.416.7
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41DH9---------------3030.05.6
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi411B4427352143837.9749.251.37-----3013.32.5
MLB Totals for 1B - 12 season(s)-   1B1105349634391607096491399339869.9948.931.56-----11050.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 16 season(s)-   DH739136--------------7390.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B493--285856737712141141.9402.31------4930.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B165--1043302926463434.9372.63------1650.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B105--522022114275254.9242.42------1050.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B33--1066858476.9052.30------330.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B50--42108188168150.8933.00------500.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS40--511151416180166.9224.15------400.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1989Gulf Coast Indians GCLRkcle18----4017-----
1990Burlington Indians AppRkcle19-----33-----
1990Kinston Indians CaroA+cle19-----33-----
1991Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle20-----82-----
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle20-----40-----
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle20-----27-----
1992Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle21-----23-----
1992Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle21-----11-----
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21-----40-----
1993Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle22-----114-----
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22-----47-----
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23-----94-----
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24-----134----1
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25-----150----1
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26--145--------
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27--117-------6
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28--111-------36
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29--106-------48
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30--148-------6
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31--128-------18
2003Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32--156-------2
2004Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33--134-------6
2005Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34--52-------5
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35--3-------136
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36--1-------123
2008Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37----------139
2009Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38----------98
2010Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin39----------78
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle40-----1-----
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal41----------27
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41--4-------9

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB24313120013001600000.154.214.385.5995114.167.231.3087.1442.866.007.1413.0050.00
1995Cleveland IndiansChamp. SeriesMLB24515240025002300000.267.353.6671.02010217.200.400.53311.7617.651.5011.767.5050.00
1995Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB24619141012002500000.211.286.421.7078221.231.210.3169.5223.812.504.7619.0050.00
1996Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB25410130000001500000.300.364.300.6643011.600.000.1009.0945.455.000.000.000.00
1997Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB26415130001000500000.200.200.200.4003015.300.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1997Cleveland IndiansChamp. SeriesMLB26614310000005400000.071.316.071.3871019.100.000.35726.3221.050.800.000.000.00
1997Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB26728880124005700000.286.394.571.96516333.316.285.46415.1521.211.406.0614.0037.50
1998Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB27415220022002500000.133.235.533.7688217.000.400.53311.7629.412.5011.767.50100.00
1998Cleveland IndiansChamp. SeriesMLB27623470048001800000.304.333.8261.15919424.273.522.5654.1733.338.0016.675.7557.14
1999Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB285177600410004500000.353.4761.0591.53518421.250.706.94119.0523.811.2519.054.2566.67
2001Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB30519230011002800000.158.238.316.5546121.200.158.2639.5238.104.004.7619.0033.33
2006Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB35195715223181500101110002.386.485.8951.380511268.368.509.68414.7116.181.1011.767.1354.55
2007Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB361639911114130017620102.282.508.6671.17526659.233.385.82128.8110.170.356.789.7554.55
2008Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB37216510164061910152010103.246.390.585.975381082.250.339.58518.2924.391.337.3210.8362.50
2008Chicago White SoxDiv SeriesMLB37416121001001300000.125.176.188.3643117.154.063.1255.8817.653.000.000.0050.00
2009Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB381853815603900111110101.283.409.566.97530966.300.283.49116.6716.671.004.5517.6760.00
2009Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB3832000000000110000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2009Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB38210100000010000001.0001.0001.0002.0001021.000.0001.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3913338123038005500000.364.447.7271.17424638.360.363.51513.1613.161.007.8911.0050.00
2010Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB39310210000002310000.100.308.100.4081013.143.000.20015.3823.081.500.000.000.00
2011Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB401229362014004710001.207.324.379.70311334.238.172.31011.7620.591.752.9429.0050.00
2012Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB411737394006007900002.243.364.351.71513444.321.108.29715.9120.451.290.000.0044.44
2012Baltimore OriolesWild CardMLB4113010000001100000.333.500.333.833104.500.000.33325.0025.001.000.000.000.00
2012Baltimore OriolesDiv SeriesMLB41312010000000400000.083.083.083.1661012.125.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs11631356912322574106969603011.291.425.6171.04219350391.297.326.55017.6517.651.006.3912.5254.95
MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Totals - 1 yrs13010000001100000.333.500.333.833104.500.000.33325.0025.001.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 10 yrs3812917231081800134520000.178.264.372.636489144.197.194.2959.0331.253.465.5616.1339.13
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 4 yrs1953913006130091500000.245.355.585.94031662.219.340.50914.5224.191.679.688.8346.15
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs134791211360071200000.255.352.511.86324554.281.256.40412.9622.221.715.5615.6741.67

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha43Special Assistant1627389.45117.04Robin Ventura
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [22]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993International League All-Star Team (3B) ... International League Most Valuable Player ... Triple A All-Star Team (3B)3
1996AL Silver Slugger Award (3B)1
2001AL Player of the Month (July) ... American League Player of the Week (May 28-June 3) ... American League Player of the Week (July 16-July 22) ... Baseball America Second-Team Major League All-Star (DH)4
2002American League Player of the Week (April 8-April 14) ... Baseball America First-Team Major League All-Star (1B) ... Cleveland Indians Player of the Year ... Roberto Clemente Award4
2003Baseball America First-Team Major League All-Star (DH) ... National League Player of the Week (August 11-August 17) ... NL Player of the Month (September) ... Philadelphia Phillies Player of the Year4
2004National League Player of the Week (June 14-June 20) ... NL Player of the Month (June) ... Philadelphia Phillies Player of the Year3
2009American League Player of the Week (July 13-July 19)1
2010American League Player of the Week (June 28-July 4)1
2011American League Player of the Week (August 15-August 21)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-08-02DHFree Agent -RetiredRetiredAnnounced retirement43.340  
2014-08-02DHCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract43.340Team Roster on 2014-08-02
2012-11-03DHFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency42.068  
2012-09-21dhBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL42.025Team Roster on 2012-09-21
2012-07-31dhBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Back spasms41.338Team Roster on 2012-07-31
2012-07-01dhBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Phillies to Orioles for Gabriel Lino and Kyle Simon41.308Team Roster on 2012-07-01
2012-06-06dhPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL41.283Team Roster on 2012-06-06
2012-06-01DHPhiladelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Clearwater (A+) for rehab41.278Team Roster on 2012-06-01
2012-05-021BPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained lower back41.248Team Roster on 2012-05-02
2011-11-05Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1.25m)41.070Team Roster on 2011-11-05
2011-10-30DHFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected free agency41.064  
2011-08-26DHCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Twins to Indians for PTBNL40.364Team Roster on 2011-08-26
2011-06-25DHMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL40.302Team Roster on 2011-06-25
2011-06-02DHMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained left quadriceps40.279Team Roster on 2011-06-02
2011-05-23DHMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL40.269Team Roster on 2011-05-23
2011-05-04DHMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Left oblique strain40.250Team Roster on 2011-05-04
2011-01-14Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($3m)40.140Team Roster on 2011-01-14
2010-11-07DHFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected free agency40.072  
2010-02-05Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($1.5m)39.162Team Roster on 2010-02-05
2009-11-06DHFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected free agency39.071  
2009-08-31DHLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from White Sox to Dodgers for Justin Fuller39.004Team Roster on 2009-08-31
2008-04-15DHChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveOff-RosterSuspended 1 game for inappropriate actions during game37.231Team Roster on 2008-04-15
2007-05-20DHChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL36.266Team Roster on 2007-05-20
2007-04-29DHChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Ribs36.245Team Roster on 2007-04-29
2005-11-25DHChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Phillies with cash to White Sox for Aaron Rowand, Daniel Haigwood and PTBNL (Gio Gonzalez)35.090Team Roster on 2005-11-25
2005-10-02DHPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL35.036Team Roster on 2005-10-02
2005-08-28DHPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL35.001Team Roster on 2005-08-28
2005-07-01DHPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right elbow34.308Team Roster on 2005-07-01
2005-05-21DHPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL34.267Team Roster on 2005-05-21
2005-05-03DHPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Lower back pain34.249Team Roster on 2005-05-03
2002-12-03Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 6-year contract for 2003-2008 ($85m) Vesting option for 2009 at $13m32.098Team Roster on 2002-12-03
1999-02-01DHCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 3-year contract for 1999-2001 ($21m) 7--7--7 Club option for 2002 at $7.5m exercised $3.5m signing bonus28.158Team Roster on 1999-02-01
1994-03-01DHCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 4-year contract for 1994-1997 ($10.1m) Club option for 199823.186Team Roster on 1994-03-01
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-11-05ContractSigned by Phillies 
2011-10-30Free AgentGranted free agency 
2011-08-26TradeTraded by Twins to Indians for a player to be named later 
2011-06-02InjuredDisabled -- Strained left quadriceps 
2011-05-23InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-05-04InjuredDisabled -- Left oblique strain 
2011-01-14ContractSigned by Twins 
2010-11-07Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-02-05ContractSigned by Twins 
2007-05-20InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-04-29InjuredDisabled -- Muscle strain in right rib cage 
2005-11-25TradeTraded by Phillies to White Sox for Aaron Rowand, Dan Haigwood and a player to be named later. 
2005-08-29InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2005-07-01InjuredDisabled -- right elbow tendinitis  
2005-05-21InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-05-03InjuredDisabled -- - 
2002-12-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
2002-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-06-18Contractsigned 
* 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
1991Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll20100,000-62025-742,231100,000100,000
1992Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll21110,000-6743216962,245109,000210,000
1993Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll22135,000-6362930968,431109,000345,000
1994Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll23325,000-4332253957,101109,000670,0001994-03-01 - Signed to 4-year contract for 1994-1997 ($10.1m) Club option for 1998
1995Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll24825,000-2501473999,520109,0001,495,000
1996Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll251,600,000-1871780++957,870109,0003,095,000
1997Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll262,625,000-1531084++1,182,177150,0005,720,000
1998Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll274,800,000-69493++1,276,192170,00010,520,000
1999Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll288,225,000-20198++1,454,491200,00018,745,0001999-02-01 - Signed to 3-year contract for 1999-2001 ($21m) 7--7--7 Club option for 2002 at $7.5m exercised $3.5m signing bonus
2000Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll298,175,000-24198++1,394,248200,00026,920,000
2001Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll307,875,000-46496++1,897,758200,00034,795,000
2002Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll318,000,000-49195++2,011,045200,00042,795,000
2003Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll3211,166,667-33197++2,163,527300,00053,961,6672002-12-03 - Signed to 6-year contract for 2003-2008 ($85m) Vesting option for 2009 at $13m
2004Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll3312,166,667-27198++2,070,100300,00066,128,334
2005Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll3413,166,667-17199++2,189,055300,00079,295,001
2006Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll3514,166,667-14199++2,365,072327,00093,461,668
2007Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll3614,833,333-12199++2,459,737380,000108,295,001
2008Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll3715,666,666-17199++2,696,252390,000123,961,667
2009Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll3813,000,000-40296++2,746,792400,000136,961,667
2009Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll3813,000,000-40396++2,746,792400,000136,961,667
2010Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll391,500,000-36217602,812,412400,000138,461,6672010-02-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($1.5m)
2011Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll403,000,000-261672++2,722,607414,000141,461,6672011-01-14 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($3m)
2011Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll403,000,000-2611172++2,722,607414,000141,461,6672011-01-14 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($3m)
2012Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll411,250,00020.04238918572,954,887480,000142,711,6672011-11-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1.25m)
2012Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll411,250,00020.04238917572,954,887480,000142,711,6672011-11-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1.25m)
* 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