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Bobby CrosbyHigh Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2010 MLB Years: 2003-2010
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
Major Award Winner

PositionsSS-872, 1B-61, 3B-52, 2B-21, DH-3, RF-1Position when DraftedIFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Edward Crosby
Height6-3Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 12,1980 [38.039]PlaceLakewood,California
High SchoolLa Quinta (Westminster,CA)
CollegeLong Beach State University (Long Beach,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics in the 1st round (25th overall) of the 2001 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Anaheim Angels in the 34th round (1021st overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$1,375,000Signing ScoutsRick MagnanteService Time5.029 (2008)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2002-OAK-#5 ... 2003-OAK-#3 ... 2004-MLB-#32 ... 2004-OAK-#1
MLB DebutSeptember 2,2003 [23.234]
OrganizationsOAK [9] PIT [1] ARI [1] Awards12Awards Voting1-138
TBC Player ID5017Retrosheet IDcrosb002MLBAM ID425853
RelationshipsSon of Ed Crosby, Brother of Blake Crosby
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed51Power60Contact58XBH60RBIs46Runs51Hitting56Durability61Team.521Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999Long Beach StateCollege-ss1955190316060225134173500000.316.372.379.751728207.379.063.200.3418.2116.912.060.9795.0013.33
2000Long Beach State UniversiBigWestNCAA-1-ss205622751791211029165253100000.348.413.542.95512323252.371.194.352.4149.9212.301.243.9722.7029.11
2001Long Beach State UniversiBigWestNCAA-1-ss215521856771609391122837165304.353.457.5501.00712025270.389.197.367.43510.3713.701.323.3324.2232.47
2001Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-ss2111387155013003800001.395.439.6051.04423641.483.210.289.4467.3219.512.672.4438.0040.00
2002Modesto A'sCalifA+oak2ss2273280478617223850334372105.307.393.404.79711321323.356.097.232.35810.2213.311.300.62140.0024.42
2002Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak16ss2259228316416073192194103119.281.335.443.77810123251.315.162.276.3387.5716.332.162.7932.5735.94
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         132508781503329691425284752114.295.367.421.78821444574.338.126.252.3499.0614.631.621.5756.4429.33
2003Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak7ss231114027312027618691945498543212.299.386.530.91621351468.353.231.403.39211.5420.941.813.8522.3342.50
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak8,7ss231112100000001510000.000.143.000.1430014.000.000.083.1037.1435.715.000.000.000.00
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak7ss241515457013034122647358141956020.239.319.426.74523257623.278.187.301.3249.3122.632.433.5324.7743.85
2005Stockton PortsCalifA+oak-ss2539131001002100000.333.455.444.8994111.375.111.333.40318.189.090.500.000.0033.33
2005Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-ss25312010001000000000.083.083.083.1661012.083.000.000.0740.000.000.000.000.000.00
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         621141002002100000.190.261.238.4995123.200.048.143.2328.704.350.500.000.0025.00
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak7ss25843336692254938003554111010.276.346.456.80215238371.306.180.285.3499.4314.561.542.4337.0041.30
2006Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak7ss26963584282120940813676030111.229.299.338.63712121397.267.109.229.2849.0719.142.112.2739.7825.61
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak7ss279334940791608311022362200111.226.278.341.61911924374.254.115.203.2756.1516.582.702.1443.6330.38
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak7ss2814555666132391761734796002018.237.296.349.64519447605.275.112.203.2887.7715.872.041.1679.4335.61
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak71b-3b2997238355310262921244424407.223.295.357.6528518272.245.134.239.2908.8216.181.832.2139.6733.96
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2ss-2b30611569358011102163312021.224.301.295.596469175.279.071.160.2699.1418.862.060.57156.0025.71
2010Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari13b30912022002011500101.167.214.333.5474214.250.166.167.2317.1435.715.000.000.00100.00
2010Totals for NL-NL         7016893710011303173812122.220.294.298.5925011189.277.078.161.2668.9920.112.240.53168.0029.73
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter74725593296051468622763413241516161514479.236.305.372.6779532162845.272.136.238.0008.4718.142.142.1841.2735.70
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter260969159289668281433361111911295327.298.376.470.8464551021106.346.172.314.00010.0417.271.722.5334.6135.29
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1144147312127618701945498543212.292.378.517.89521451480.342.225.391.00011.2520.421.813.7523.0042.15
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter59228316416073192194103119.281.335.443.77810123251.315.162.276.0007.5716.332.162.7932.5735.94
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter873275510423234250385272106.318.399.428.82714028375.370.110.242.00010.1313.871.370.80109.0026.92
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1666351382163412193401170103165304.340.417.496.91331556729.379.156.312.0009.6014.131.472.8830.2425.93
Oakland Athletics Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter67723913205681368612633410224478151313277.238.305.378.6839032052656.272.140.244.0008.4318.002.132.3039.2036.09
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter611569358011102163312021.224.301.295.596469175.279.071.160.0009.1418.862.060.57156.0025.71
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter912022002011500101.167.214.333.5474214.250.166.167.0007.1435.715.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625557113132213607352112333117.236.305.372.67720747617.272.136.238.0008.4718.142.142.1841.2735.70
Average Minor - Per 162 games16260499180415178921469119763217.298.376.470.84628464689.346.172.314.00010.0417.271.722.5334.6135.29

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2001Modesto A's CalifA+oak21SS10--1319423632.8893.20------1190.97.1
2002Modesto A's CalifA+oak22SS70--792081932306287.9384.10------7395.950.0
2002Midland RockHounds TexAAoak22SS59--941641331271258.9524.37------59100.042.4
2003Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak23SS125--1863491559550535.9734.28------111112.6101.6
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak23DH2---------------1118.21.2
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak23SS9-20511221816.8891.780.80-----1181.85.6
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24SS151151135624250519107766747.9754.950.55-----151100.093.2
2005Stockton Ports CalifA+oak25SS2--12-1331.0001.50------366.71.4
2005Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak25SS2--34-2771.0003.50------366.71.4
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25SS8484743117251759375368.9814.380.50-----84100.051.9
2006Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26SS95958281452681259425413.9724.350.50-----9699.058.6
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27SS92928141312821461427413.9674.490.51-----9398.956.8
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27DH1---------------931.10.6
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28SS14514412632023831799602585.9724.030.46-----145100.090.1
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak292B5437128132120.9524.000.54-----975.23.1
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak291B542426823513-262482481.0004.590.93-----9755.733.3
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak293B423329723727610295.9312.260.32-----9743.325.9
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29RF1-1-------------971.00.6
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29SS622618-2991.0001.500.35-----976.23.7
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30SS222217833628910395.9224.320.53-----6136.113.6
2010Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari303B2213151176.8573.000.46-----922.21.2
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit301B7543473-650501.0007.141.16-----6111.54.3
2010Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari302B1-2-1--111.0001.000.50-----911.10.6
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit302B1510881821-239391.0002.600.44-----6124.69.3
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit303B8451111--12121.0001.500.24-----6113.14.9
MLB Totals for SS - 8 season(s)-   SS604590522887617707939827252646.9714.380.51-----6040.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B612931128216-322982981.0004.890.96-----610.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B5239361258887121113.9342.170.31-----520.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B21141273030156160.9842.860.47-----210.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH3---------------30.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1-1-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS127--1893531561557542.9734.27------1270.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS59--941641331271258.9524.37------590.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS82--932292335345322.9333.93------820.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2001Modesto A's CalifA+oak21----10------
2002Modesto A's CalifA+oak22----70------
2002Midland RockHounds TexAAoak22----59------
2003Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak23----125------
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak23----9-----2
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24----151------
2005Stockton Ports CalifA+oak25----2------
2005Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak25----2------
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25----84------
2006Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26----95------
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27----92-----1
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28----145------
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29--545642--1--
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30--715228-----
2010Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari30---1-2-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor22932683016105910001.250.368.438.80614438.318.188.37513.1623.681.802.6332.0050.00
2006Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2623651218503120081110101.277.360.492.85232875.288.215.33810.6714.671.384.0021.6744.44
2007Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27617551012001310100.294.350.529.8799220.286.235.2945.0015.003.005.0017.0040.00
2008Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB281649812204100031000000.245.288.531.81926652.229.286.3475.7719.233.337.6912.2550.00
2009Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29225581531151121020101.273.317.418.73523560.311.145.1823.3316.675.001.6755.0033.33
2010Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3016468113039014600000.239.300.500.80023650.216.261.3268.0012.001.506.0015.3354.55
2013Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB33716131000001400000.188.235.250.4854117.250.062.1255.8823.534.000.000.0033.33
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs932683016105910001.250.368.438.80614438.318.188.37513.1623.681.802.6332.0050.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs902484264151123812194440302.258.318.472.79011728274.267.214.2866.9316.062.324.3820.6743.75

Awards [12]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2000Big West Conference All-Conference Team (SS)1
2001Big West Conference Player of the Year ... Big West Conference All-Conference Team (SS)2
2003Triple A All-Star Team (SS) ... Oakland Athletics Minor League Player of the Year ... Pacific Coast League Rookie of the Year ... Pacific Coast League All-Star (SS) ... Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (SS)5
2004American League Rookie of the Year ... AL Rookie of the Month (June) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (Baseball America) (DH) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (DH)4

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2013-03-18SSFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Brewers  
2013-02-06SSMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contractTeam Roster on 2013-02-06
2013-01-22SSMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contractTeam Roster on 2013-01-22
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2010-08-24Released by Diamondbacks 
2010-07-31TradeTraded by Pirates with D.J. Carrasco and Rych Church to Diamondbacks for Chris Snyder and Pedro Ciriaco 
2009-12-15ContractSigned by Pirates 
2009-09-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-08-21InjuredDisabled -- Strained left calf 
2008-07-18InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-07-05InjuredDisabled -- Strained left hamstring 
2007-10-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-09-15InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2007-07-25InjuredDisabled -- Fractured left hand 
2006-08-25InjuredDisabled -- lower back strain 
2006-08-18InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-08-04InjuredDisabled -- lower back strain 
2005-09-19InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-08-31InjuredDisabled -- fractured left ankle 
2005-05-30InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-04-06InjuredDisabled -- stress fracture in his ribs  
2001-07-03Contractsigned 
* 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
2001Oakland Athletics-211,375,000-------1,375,000Signing Bonus out of 2001 Draft (1st round - 25th overall)
2003Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll23300,000-70335-2,163,527300,0001,675,000
2004Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll24300,500-75328172,070,100300,0001,975,500
2005Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll25350,000-59219352,189,055300,0002,325,500
2006Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll26800,000-43114462,365,072327,0003,125,500
2007Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll272,550,000-296964++2,459,737380,0005,675,500
2008Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll283,550,0005.029245673++2,696,252390,0009,225,500
2009Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll295,300,000-172379++2,746,792400,00014,525,500
2010Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll301,000,000-41316542,812,412400,00015,525,500
2010Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll301,000,000-41311542,812,412400,00015,525,500
* 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