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Jason BottsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 2000-2014 MLB Years: 2005-2008
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Played in Japan
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

Positions1B-397, OF-331, LF-86, DH-37, RF-11Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJason Carl Botts
Height6-6Weight245BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 26,1980 [37.267]PlacePaso Robles,California
High SchoolPaso Robles (Paso Robles,CA)
CollegeGlendale Community College (Glendale,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 46th round (1375th overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 28th round (849th overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsTim FortugnoService Time0.135 (2007)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2006-TEX-#8 ... 2007-TEX-#9
MLB DebutSeptember 14,2005 [25.050]
OrganizationsTEX [9] NYN [1] WAS [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID4631Retrosheet IDbottj001MLBAM ID434664
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed37Power81Contact33XBH75RBIs75Runs53Hitting70Durability48Team.499Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000Gulf Coast RangersGCLRktex-1b19481633652120634412629100145.319.440.503.9438218200.357.184.362.41113.0014.501.123.0027.1734.62
2001Savannah Sand GnatsSALAtex541b-of201143926312124295013753882001410.309.416.449.86517635466.378.140.291.38111.3718.881.661.9343.5628.93
2001Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex-of20412121000004400000.167.375.250.6253116.250.083.417.30925.0025.001.000.000.0050.00
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1184046412325295013757922001410.304.415.443.85817936482.375.139.295.37911.8319.091.611.8744.8929.27
2002Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex40of2111640167102225954727599140334.254.387.401.78816136493.314.147.347.35415.2120.081.321.8344.5635.29
2003Stockton PortsCalifA+tex-1b22762835889142961123455910118.314.409.473.88213425330.370.159.350.38713.6417.881.312.7331.4428.09
2003Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex27of2255194265111142761214530216.263.341.392.7337616220.320.129.263.3239.5520.452.141.8248.5031.37
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13147784140253138818466104403214.294.382.440.82221041550.350.146.314.36212.0018.911.582.3636.6929.29
2004Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex251b2313348185141253249274771261014418.293.399.507.90624452573.349.214.380.39013.4421.991.644.1920.0436.88
2005Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex25of2413351093146317251022467152804213.286.375.522.89726663589.359.236.363.38511.3825.812.274.2420.4043.15
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex44lf2410274800030031300001.296.367.296.6638030.571.000.111.30810.0043.334.330.000.000.00
2006Arizona RangersArizRktex-of25312132001002100000.250.357.417.7745214.273.167.333.34214.297.140.500.000.0066.67
2006Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-of25516320002003300101.125.250.125.3752020.143.000.188.19515.0015.001.000.000.000.00
2006Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex20of-1b25632204368191133960316140433.309.398.582.98012833259.367.273.441.40911.9723.551.975.0216.9248.53
2006Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         712484773211134260366540534.294.386.544.93013535293.343.250.419.39112.2922.181.814.4419.0847.95
2006Texas RangersALMLBtex20dh25205081140160081800210.220.317.360.67718560.303.140.300.29213.3330.002.251.6750.0045.45
2007Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-of261023696911836413780181102108610.320.436.545.98120153459.401.225.442.41917.6522.221.262.8328.3844.92
2007Texas RangersALMLBtex19lf-dh264816719408121410195930108.240.326.335.6615611190.355.095.216.30210.0031.053.111.0583.5027.50
2008Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-of2718661316604110092510022.242.342.515.857341076.324.273.409.36111.8432.892.785.2616.5062.50
2008Nippon Ham FightersJap PacIntl--275514214369051600145320102.254.327.423.7506014159.365.169.268.3318.8133.333.793.1428.4038.89
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex291b2715382630250081800000.158.304.395.69915546.222.237.447.31317.3939.132.254.3519.0083.33
2009Nippon FightersJap PacIntl--281121453016011720000.238.333.524.85711424.308.286.286.3704.1729.177.004.1721.0080.00
2010Camden RiversharksAtlInd-192941149305113332021252730107.342.444.530.9747919178.400.188.362.42614.0415.171.081.6949.6737.25
2010Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas481b2980276347720084801304600418.279.345.438.78312128310.305.159.264.3449.6814.841.532.5834.5036.36
2011York RevolutionAtlInd--3014541320404131061300202.370.419.6671.08636862.410.297.426.4569.6820.972.176.4513.5040.00
2011Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn34lf3059168204510231910324500104.268.383.405.7886815201.347.137.333.35415.9222.391.411.4956.0033.33
2012Sugar Land SkeetersAtlInd-393139155275414293320164010030.348.413.6391.0529925172.425.291.406.4429.3023.262.505.2317.2246.30
2012Campeche PiratasMexAAA--313512227417182200152400216.336.403.6071.0107416139.359.271.393.42510.7917.271.605.7615.2539.02
2013Campeche PiratasMexAAA-323612519327042200303120005.256.408.408.8165111157.311.152.392.37019.1119.751.032.5531.2534.38
2014Grand Prairie AirHogsAmerAssocInd-3310037850121250126800545531130.320.408.481.88918237437.349.161.304.39212.3612.591.022.7531.5030.58
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter932823365151528103810830319.230.325.344.6699721326.349.114.252.00011.6633.132.841.5356.4032.31
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1080381065811062472813966258246019407413632103.290.394.479.87318264144522.349.189.356.00013.2920.791.563.0727.4137.43
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter5261856318543136157834196295486160231551.293.390.508.8989432292190.354.215.376.00013.4722.191.653.5623.7942.17
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter193691114194364281211351011741317525.281.379.466.84532268813.335.185.343.00012.4221.401.723.4424.6835.05
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter196696126193377181151951241621504412.277.396.428.82429862839.337.151.349.00014.7819.311.312.1538.6732.12
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1143926312124295013753882001410.309.416.449.86517635466.378.140.291.00011.3718.881.661.9343.5628.93
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter511753755140635412830100145.314.435.497.9328720214.350.183.360.00013.0814.021.072.8029.1736.36
Ind Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter194736120246565281345110113571469.334.417.538.95539689849.378.204.346.00011.9015.901.343.3026.2936.18
Intl Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter66163184112062201156040102.252.328.436.7647118183.357.184.270.0008.2032.794.003.2827.1743.90
Texas Rangers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter932823365151528103810830319.230.325.344.6699721326.349.114.252.00011.6633.132.841.5356.4032.31
Average MLB - Per 162 games162491571132629492066188505216.230.325.344.66916937568.349.114.252.00011.6633.132.841.5356.4032.31
Average Minor - Per 162 games16257299166374219994901411105515.290.394.479.87327462678.349.189.356.00013.2920.791.563.0727.4137.43

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2000Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex191B44--42612434442438.9919.95------4891.778.6
2001Savannah Sand Gnats SALAtex201B62--45123531479474.9907.65------11454.445.6
2001Savannah Sand Gnats SALAtex20OF45--606316966.9571.47------11439.533.1
2001Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex20OF3--7---771.0002.33------475.02.2
2002Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex21OF86--159521166164.9881.91------11674.161.4
2002Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex211B9--644267068.9717.56------1167.86.4
2003Stockton Ports CalifA+tex221B73--656341651706690.9779.45------7696.152.1
2003Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex22OF27--5713-6158.9512.15------5549.119.3
2003Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex221B10--114328119117.98311.70------5518.27.1
2004Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex231B127--110546199011701151.9849.06------13395.590.7
2005Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex24OF82--12347-134127.9481.55------13361.757.3
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex24LF75408111109.9001.290.23-----1070.04.3
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex24DH3---------------1030.01.9
2006Arizona Rangers ArizRktex25OF3--3---331.0001.00------3100.05.4
2006Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex25OF2--7---771.0003.50------540.01.4
2006Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex25OF27--4222-4644.9571.63------6342.918.8
2006Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex251B18--14614418164160.9768.89------6328.612.5
2006Texas RangersALMLBtex25DH1313--------------2065.08.0
2006Texas RangersALMLBtex25LF1-11---111.0001.001.00-----205.00.6
2007Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex26OF51--9425110196.9501.88------10250.035.7
2007Texas RangersALMLBtex26LF2828212621--63631.0002.250.30-----4858.317.3
2007Texas RangersALMLBtex26DH18---------------4837.511.1
2008Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex27OF5--131--14141.0002.80------1827.83.5
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex271B8541512275553.9646.631.29-----1553.34.9
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex27LF41143---331.0000.750.21-----1526.72.5
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex27DH3---------------1520.01.9
2010Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas291B46--37833727418411.9838.93------8057.532.2
2010Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas29RF11--13---13131.0001.18------8013.87.7
2010Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas29LF5--7-1-87.8751.40------806.33.5
2011Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn30LF41--5324-5955.9321.34------5969.528.7
MLB Totals for LF - 4 season(s)-   LF4034267742117776.9871.900.28-----400.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH3713--------------370.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B8541512275553.9646.631.29-----80.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF165--2729141295281.9531.70------1650.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B64--524471145582571.9818.92------640.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF46--6025-6762.9251.35------460.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF11--13---13131.0001.18------110.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B137--121949219812891268.9849.26------1370.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF29--6413-6865.9562.24------290.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF89--166521173171.9881.92------890.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B82--720381857776758.9779.24------820.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B62--45123531479474.9907.65------620.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF45--606316966.9571.47------450.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B44--42612434442438.9919.95------440.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--3---331.0001.00------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2000Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex19--44--------
2001Savannah Sand Gnats SALAtex20--62------45-
2001Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex20---------3-
2002Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex21--9------86-
2003Stockton Ports CalifA+tex22--73--------
2003Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex22--10------27-
2004Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex23--127--------
2005Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex24---------82-
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex24------7---3
2006Arizona Rangers ArizRktex25---------3-
2006Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex25---------2-
2006Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex25--18------27-
2006Texas RangersALMLBtex25------1---13
2007Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex26---------51-
2007Texas RangersALMLBtex26------28---18
2008Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex27---------5-
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex27--8---4---3
2010Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas29--46---5-11--
2011Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn30------41----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2004Peoria SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor232910724383162400213200000.355.461.5701.0316110128.464.215.41116.4125.001.524.6917.8326.32
2006Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2519403920151061200000.225.326.350.67614346.296.125.30013.0426.092.002.1740.0033.33
2007Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB26193812132106104700100.342.395.447.84217343.406.105.2379.3016.281.750.000.0023.08
2008Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2724488153105012900000.313.340.417.75720450.385.104.1254.0018.004.500.000.0026.67
2010Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB29512010000002500000.083.214.083.2971014.143.000.16714.2935.712.500.000.000.00
2011Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3012010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs2910724383162400213200000.355.461.5701.0316110128.464.215.41116.4125.001.524.6917.8326.32
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs6814023397211621143400100.279.342.379.7215310155.358.100.2079.0321.942.430.65140.0025.64

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2004Texas League All-Star (DH)1
2005Winter League All-Star (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-05-19ContractSigned by Mets 
2010-03-17Released by White Sox 
2009-12-04ContractSigned by White Sox 
2000-05-15Contractsigned 
* 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
2005Texas RangersTeam Payroll24300,000-79438-2,189,055300,000300,000
2006Texas RangersTeam Payroll25327,000-74239-2,365,072327,000627,000
2007Texas RangersTeam Payroll26380,0000.13573732-2,459,737380,0001,007,000
2008Texas RangersTeam Payroll27394,190-70323232,696,252390,0001,401,190
* 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