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Shin-Soo ChooHigh Level: MLB Current Team: Texas Rangers MLB Years: 2005-2017
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PositionsRF-877, OF-539, CF-160, DH-139, LF-125Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameShin-Soo Choo
Height5-11Weight178BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJuly 30,1982 [35.210]PlacePusan,Korea

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2000 by the Cleveland Indians.
Signing Bonus$1,300,000Signing ScoutsJae LeeJim ColbornService Time10.119 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2002-SEA-#7 ... 2003-MLB-#61 ... 2003-SEA-#4 ... 2004-SEA-#5 ... 2005-MLB-#51 ... 2005-SEA-#3 ... 2006-SEA-#7
MLB DebutApril 21,2005 [22.265]
OrganizationsCLE [7] SEA [6] TEX [4] CIN [1] Awards13Awards Voting2-32
TBC Player ID4887Retrosheet IDchoos001MLBAM ID425783
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001Arizona MarinersArizRksea-of185119951601010435124344990321.302.420.513.93310224245.376.211.422.39913.8820.001.441.6349.7540.00
2001Wisconsin Timber RattlersMidwAsea-of18313160003201310000.462.533.462.9956015.600.000.231.4516.6720.003.000.000.000.00
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         54212526610104381443552100321.311.427.509.93610824260.390.198.410.40213.4620.001.491.5453.0036.36
2002Wisconsin Timber RattlersMidwAsea17of191194206912724864834217098133152.302.417.440.85718538507.382.138.336.38013.8119.331.401.1870.0029.92
2002San Bernardino StampedeCalifA+sea-of19113914125119309921010.308.460.5641.02422751.379.256.564.43817.6517.651.001.9639.0058.33
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13045983139299757372179107154162.303.421.451.87220745558.382.148.355.38514.1619.181.351.2565.5732.37
2003Inland Empire 66ersCalifA+sea51of201104126211818139551810448492418.286.365.459.82418940471.337.173.299.3589.3417.831.911.9145.7833.90
2004San Antonio MissionsTexAAsea-of21132517891631771584408569721348.315.382.462.84423939579.363.147.317.3679.6716.751.732.5934.4723.93
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBsea22cf221018110001003400000.056.190.056.2461021.071.000.167.14314.2919.051.330.000.000.00
2006Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea17of2394375711212131348264457321431.323.394.499.89318737427.369.176.355.38410.5417.101.623.0428.8530.58
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBsea17cf23411011000000410001.091.167.182.3492112.143.091.091.1650.0033.330.000.000.00100.00
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle16rf2345146234311332253184611122.295.373.473.8466917167.408.178.315.36210.7827.542.561.8048.6739.53
2006Totals for AL-AL         49157234412332253185021123.280.360.452.8127118179.390.172.299.34910.0627.932.781.6852.3340.91
2007Gulf Coast IndiansGCLRkcle-of2425011002000110000.200.333.400.733216.250.200.200.3320.0016.670.000.000.00100.00
2007Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle17of24592083454112326103214030606.260.328.375.7037816238.298.115.250.3118.8216.811.901.2669.3329.63
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         612133455122328103214140606.258.328.376.7048017244.297.118.249.3128.6116.801.951.2371.0030.91
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle17lf-rf24617550005012500110.294.350.294.6445020.385.000.059.27310.0025.002.500.000.000.00
2008Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-of25124211120131351420000.262.367.381.74816349.370.119.190.34110.2028.572.802.0442.0027.27
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle17rf-lf25943176898283146643447850445.309.397.549.94617445370.367.240.382.40411.8921.081.773.7822.6445.92
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle17rf2615658387175386208621278151170759.300.394.489.88328564685.370.189.355.38411.3922.041.942.9229.1536.57
2010Akron AerosEastAAcle23rf27311110000100300001.091.091.091.1821011.125.000.091.0810.0027.270.000.000.000.00
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle17rf271445508116531222902278311811021111.300.401.484.88526655646.347.184.362.38612.8518.271.423.4125.0033.33
2011Lake County CaptainsMidwAcle-rf2838000001000200000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle17rf28853133781113836125367860337.259.344.390.73412222358.317.131.268.32510.0621.792.172.2339.1327.16
2012Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle17rf29155598881694321667217731501401010.283.373.441.81426461686.353.158.304.35910.6421.872.052.3337.3836.09
2013Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin17cf3015456910716234221542011112133263253.285.423.462.88526357712.338.177.390.39315.7318.681.192.9527.1035.19
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex17lf-dh311234555811019113403458131120439.242.340.374.71417033529.308.132.257.32110.9624.762.262.4635.0030.00
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex17rf321495559415332322824276147152517.276.375.463.83825757653.335.187.328.36511.6422.511.933.3725.2337.25
2016Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex18rf33620061000013710000.300.417.350.7677124.462.050.150.35112.5029.172.330.000.0016.67
2016Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex18rf33311261015111000000.545.583.9091.49210212.500.364.455.6228.330.000.008.3311.0033.33
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         9312122015124710000.387.472.5481.02017336.478.161.258.44111.1119.441.752.7831.0025.00
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex17rf334817827437071763254670011.242.357.399.7567114210.288.157.315.33411.9021.901.843.3325.4332.56
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex17rf3414954496142201227812377134735118.261.357.423.78023043636.305.162.320.33912.1121.071.743.4624.7330.28
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter132248547721348275261686441305168512251229353783.278.378.449.82721794695705.338.171.329.00012.0121.471.792.9428.8934.79
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter6082280395686111445331914855289480458211627.301.387.458.84510442082643.358.157.325.00010.9318.161.662.0143.0230.32
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1686361081923551882381172127711037.302.374.458.83229158726.347.156.311.0009.9217.491.762.4835.3330.21
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1415489017018715844195910731349.310.378.451.82924740614.361.141.307.0009.6117.431.812.4436.5323.53
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter121451761302314106421105393113428.288.374.468.84221147522.341.180.322.00010.1517.821.751.9245.1036.15
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12544170133248652362171103143152.302.414.433.84719138530.381.131.327.00013.4019.431.451.1373.5028.57
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter53204516111104371243450100321.299.418.510.92810425251.373.211.417.00013.5519.921.471.5951.0040.98
Cleveland Indians Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter685252438973616219833728528334626541192644.292.383.469.85211852642932.356.177.333.00011.3921.351.872.8330.4135.87
Texas Rangers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter469173227544878564217251223645841514635.259.358.420.7787281472028.314.161.305.00011.6422.581.943.1627.0632.81
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter15456910716234221542011112133263253.285.423.462.88526357712.338.177.390.00015.7318.681.192.9527.1035.19
Seattle Mariners Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1429121001003810001.069.182.103.2853133.095.034.138.0009.0924.242.670.000.0050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162595951653432179166841501514510.278.378.449.82726757699.338.171.329.00012.0121.471.792.9428.8934.79
Average Minor - Per 162 games16260810518330121485391577128122647.301.387.458.84527855704.358.157.325.00010.9318.161.662.0143.0230.32

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2001Arizona Mariners ArizRksea18OF51--7211-7473.9861.43------51100.091.1
2001Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAsea18OF3--311-54.8001.33------3100.02.2
2002Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAsea19OF109--204741215211.9811.94------11991.678.4
2002San Bernardino Stampede CalifA+sea19OF6--8---881.0001.33------1154.54.3
2003Inland Empire 66ers CalifA+sea20OF104--183941196192.9801.85------11094.574.3
2004San Antonio Missions TexAAsea21OF123--2061876231224.9701.82------13293.289.1
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBsea22CF553916---16161.0003.200.41-----1050.03.1
2006Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea23OF93--13024-136132.9711.42------9498.964.6
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23DH1---------------452.20.6
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23LF997714-1-1514.9331.560.18-----4520.05.6
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23CF44361611-1817.9444.250.47-----4100.02.5
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23RF3029256672117069.9862.300.27-----4566.718.5
2007Gulf Coast Indians GCLRkcle24OF1--2---221.0002.00------250.01.7
2007Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle24OF41--582--60601.0001.46------5969.528.9
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24LF3332101-111111.0003.670.34-----650.01.9
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24RF2111-------------633.31.2
2008Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle25OF8--131--14141.0001.75------1266.75.6
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25RF51453988811-9089.9891.750.22-----9454.331.5
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25LF26252234031-4443.9771.650.19-----9427.716.0
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25DH11---------------9411.76.8
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26DH11---------------1567.16.8
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26CF1181---111.0001.000.13-----1560.60.6
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26LF202016437---37371.0001.850.23-----15612.812.3
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26RF12412110842791172297290.9762.340.27-----15679.576.5
2010Akron Aeros EastAAcle27RF1--4---441.0004.00------333.30.7
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27RF14214212492671443285281.9861.980.22-----14498.687.7
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27DH2---------------1441.41.2
2011Lake County Captains MidwAcle28RF2--4---441.0002.00------366.71.4
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28RF8584735172942185181.9782.130.25-----85100.052.5
2012Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29RF1541511331293721302300.9931.950.23-----15599.495.1
2013Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30CF150150133334984-361357.9892.380.27-----15497.492.6
2013Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30LF332841--551.0001.670.18-----1541.91.9
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex31RF12121072911-3130.9682.500.28-----1239.87.4
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex31DH44---------------12335.827.2
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex31LF646352010033-106103.9721.610.20-----12352.039.5
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex32RF1481441262315552325320.9852.160.25-----14999.391.4
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex32DH1---------------1490.70.6
2016Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex33RF3--5---551.0001.67------650.02.2
2016Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex33RF3--3---331.0001.00------3100.02.1
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex33DH4---------------488.32.5
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex33RF43423578543-9289.9672.070.25-----4889.626.5
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex34RF777564715174-162158.9752.050.24-----14951.747.5
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex34DH65---------------14943.640.1
MLB Totals for RF - 11 season(s)-   RF8688467437174661321118391807.9832.080.24-----8680.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 4 season(s)-   CF160160141638295-396391.9872.440.28-----1600.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 8 season(s)-   DH139---------------1390.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 6 season(s)-   LF1251231044205851218213.9771.700.20-----1250.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF142--20154-210206.9811.45------1420.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF3--3---331.0001.00------30.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF123--2061876231224.9701.82------1230.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF4--9---991.0002.25------40.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF110--191941204200.9801.82------1100.00.0
A Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF112--207851220215.9771.92------1120.00.0
A Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF2--4---441.0002.00------20.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF52--7411-7675.9871.44------520.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2001Arizona Mariners ArizRksea18---------51-
2001Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAsea18---------3-
2002Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAsea19---------109-
2002San Bernardino Stampede CalifA+sea19---------6-
2003Inland Empire 66ers CalifA+sea20---------104-
2004San Antonio Missions TexAAsea21---------123-
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBsea22-------5---
2006Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea23---------93-
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23------9-30-1
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23-------4---
2007Gulf Coast Indians GCLRkcle24---------1-
2007Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle24---------41-
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24------3-2--
2008Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle25---------8-
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25------26-51-11
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26------201124-11
2010Akron Aeros EastAAcle27--------1--
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27--------142-2
2011Lake County Captains MidwAcle28--------2--
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28--------85--
2012Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29--------154--
2013Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30------3150---
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex31------64-12-44
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex32--------148-1
2016Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex33--------3--
2016Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex33--------3--
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex33--------43-4
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex34--------77-65

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2004Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor21237319223031574141100000.301.414.466.88034687.322.165.39716.0912.640.793.4524.3327.27
2006Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB231021270102002700001.333.391.429.8209123.500.096.1908.7030.433.500.000.0014.29
2007Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB241533480015316601003.242.359.333.69211140.269.091.33315.0015.001.002.5033.0012.50
2009KoreaWBCTournament26716530024013500000.188.316.563.8799219.111.375.50015.7926.321.6710.538.0066.67
2009Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB26724650012101800101.208.231.333.5648126.250.125.2083.8530.778.003.8524.0020.00
2010Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB271956142261316207700200.393.446.6961.142391065.396.303.46410.7710.771.004.6218.6745.45
2011Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB2819591219513184151340001.322.412.5931.00535968.372.271.4077.3519.122.604.4119.6747.37
2012Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB292259716402511121700201.271.384.441.82526673.333.170.37316.4423.291.422.7429.5037.50
2013Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30184711162023313600001.340.380.511.89124450.359.171.2776.0012.002.004.0023.5025.00
2013Cincinnati RedsWild CardMLB3013210011000110000.333.5001.3331.833414.0001.0001.0000.0025.000.0025.003.00100.00
2014Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3120568930130081400101.161.262.268.53015465.190.107.25012.3121.541.751.5456.0044.44
2015Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3215445902040041200000.205.271.295.56613248.281.090.1828.3325.003.000.000.0022.22
2015Texas RangersDiv SeriesMLB32521450012001601000.238.273.381.6548123.286.143.1904.3526.096.004.3521.0020.00
2016Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3316384113002106700000.289.386.368.75414344.355.079.26313.6415.911.170.000.0027.27
2016Texas RangersDiv SeriesMLB3313000001000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2017Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3420455830021071421001.178.315.244.55911355.258.066.24412.7325.452.000.000.0037.50
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs237319223031574141100000.301.414.466.88034687.322.165.39716.0912.640.793.4524.3327.27
World Baseball Classic Totals - 1 yrs716530024013500000.188.316.563.8799219.111.375.50015.7926.321.6710.538.0066.67
MLB Spring Training Totals - 11 yrs18148278130265136216461111626010.270.355.425.78020544557.321.155.30710.9519.931.822.3337.0833.85
MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Totals - 1 yrs13210011000110000.333.5001.3331.833414.0001.0001.0000.0025.000.0025.003.00100.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs624450013001801000.208.240.333.5738126.267.125.1673.8530.778.003.8524.0020.00

Awards [13]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2001Gulf Coast League All-Star (OF)1
2002Seattle Mariners Minor League Player of the Year ... Midwest League All-Star Team (OF)2
2004Double-A All-Star (OF) ... Texas League All-Star (OF)2
2006Triple A All-Star Team (OF)1
2008AL Player of the Month (September)1
2010American League Player of the Week (September 13-September 19) ... American League Player of the Week (April 12-April 18) ... Major League 2nd All-Star (end of season) (OF) ... Cleveland Indians Minor League Player of the Year4
2012Cleveland Indians Player of the Year1
2015AL Player of the Month (September)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2016-09-29DHTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2016-09-29
2016-08-16RF-DHTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Fractured left forearmTeam Roster on 2016-08-16
2016-08-04RF-DHTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2016-08-04
2016-07-21RFTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Lower back inflammationTeam Roster on 2016-07-21
2016-06-14RFTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2016-06-14
2016-05-24RFTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained left hamstringTeam Roster on 2016-05-24
2016-05-21RFTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2016-05-21
2016-04-10RFTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right calf Team Roster on 2016-04-10
2014-11-04RFTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2014-11-04
2014-09-04cfTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DLTeam Roster on 2014-09-04
2014-08-25cfTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Bone spur, left elbowTeam Roster on 2014-08-25
2013-12-30cfTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 7-year contract for 2014-2020 ($130m)Team Roster on 2013-12-30
2013-10-31cfFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency  
2013-02-12cfCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($7.375m) Avoiding arbitrationTeam Roster on 2013-02-12
2012-12-11RFCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Indians with Jason Donald and cash to Reds for Drew StubbsTeam Roster on 2012-12-11
2012-05-05rfCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActive--Team Roster on 2012-05-05
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2011-09-24InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2011-09-20InjuredDisabled -- Left Oblique Strain 
2011-09-15InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-09-01InjuredDisabled -- Left Oblique Strain 
2011-08-12InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-06-25InjuredDisabled -- Fractured left thumb 
2010-07-23InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-07-04InjuredDisabled -- Sprained Right Thumb 
2009-02-22ContractSigned by Indians (1-year) 
2008-05-30InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-03-30InjuredDisabled -- Recovering from elbow surgery 
2008-03-07ContractSigned by Indians (1-year) 
2006-07-26TradeTraded by Mariners to Indians for Ben Broussard 
2000-08-14ContractSigned as nondrafted free agent by Mariners 
* 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
2000Cleveland Indians-171,300,000-------1,300,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
2005Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll22300,000-79436-2,189,055300,0001,600,000
2006Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll23327,000-74230-2,365,072327,0001,927,000
2006Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll23327,000-74231-2,365,072327,0001,927,000
2007Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll24380,000-73733-2,459,737380,0002,307,000
2008Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll25390,400-75228172,696,252390,0002,697,400
2009Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll26420,300-58821272,746,792400,0003,117,700
2010Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll27461,100-52513422,812,412400,0003,578,800
2011Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll283,975,000-224576++2,722,607414,0007,553,800
2012Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll294,900,000-192379++2,954,887480,00012,453,800
2013Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll307,375,000-136686++3,021,531490,00019,828,8002013-02-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($7.375m) Avoiding arbitration
2014Texas RangersTeam Payroll3114,000,000-59394++3,256,497500,00033,828,8002013-12-30 - Signed to 7-year contract for 2014-2020 ($130m)
2015Texas RangersTeam Payroll3214,000,0008.11958794++3,571,283507,50047,828,800
2016Texas RangersTeam Payroll3320,000,0009.11924398++3,498,245507,50067,828,800
2017Texas RangersTeam Payroll3420,000,000-27298++3,582,271535,00087,828,800
* 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