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David DeJesusTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2015 MLB Years: 2003-2015
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PositionsCF-667, LF-401, RF-329, OF-225, DH-81Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Christopher DeJesus
Height6-0Weight175BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateDecember 20,1979 [38.216]PlaceBrooklyn,New York
High SchoolManalapan (Manalapan,NJ)
CollegeRutgers University (New Brunswick,NJ)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 4th round (104th overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 43rd round (1281st overall) of the 1997 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$245,000Signing ScoutsKeith HughesService Time11.146 (2015)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2004-KCA-#4
MLB DebutSeptember 2,2003 [23.257]
OrganizationsKCA [9] TBA [3] CHN [2] ANA [1] OAK [1] WAS [1] Awards2Awards Voting1-6
TBC Player ID5091Retrosheet IDdejed001MLBAM ID430203
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed59Power49Contact81XBH49RBIs42Runs44Hitting67Durability58Team.465Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1998RutgersCollegeFrcf18461654949144132122222800000.297.380.448.8287419187.353.151.345.36711.7614.971.270.53165.0038.78
1999RutgersCollegeSocf1958233858720684520112928174202.373.473.6141.08714334285.397.241.403.46810.189.820.972.8129.1339.08
2000Rutgers UniversityBigEastNCAA-1cf20532046675213237185231600000.368.432.529.96110826227.392.161.338.42010.137.050.700.88102.0034.67
2002Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca-of2287334699922644115648421310528.296.400.434.83414532410.324.138.308.36911.7110.240.880.9883.5032.32
2002Wichita WranglersTexAAkca-of222579720522153181051303.253.347.443.79035996.257.190.316.3438.3310.421.252.0839.5045.00
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11241376119278656187565218118211.288.390.436.82618041506.311.148.310.36411.0710.280.931.1968.8334.45
2003Wichita WranglersTexAAkca1of231771142440210139820103.338.422.479.90134683.355.141.239.39610.849.640.892.4135.5025.00
2003Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca12of2359215496416352384343095229.298.412.470.88210124265.324.172.349.38612.8311.320.881.8943.0037.50
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         7628663882037339743381153212.308.414.472.88613530348.332.164.322.38812.3610.920.882.0140.8634.09
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9cf23127020100001211000.286.444.5711.0154110.400.285.429.43410.0020.002.000.000.0050.00
2004Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca12of2450197386214461676213071005.315.400.518.91810224226.348.203.315.3979.2913.271.432.6532.8338.71
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9cf249636358104153739811335398006.287.360.402.76214625413.320.115.198.3407.9912.831.611.6951.8624.04
2005Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9cf251224616913531695655427695616.293.359.445.80420546523.330.152.243.3508.0314.531.811.7251.2234.07
2006Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-of26313050002000200001.385.385.385.7705013.455.000.000.3420.0015.380.000.000.000.00
2006Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9lf-cf26119491831453678566343701224410.295.364.446.81021951552.329.151.244.3517.7912.681.631.4561.3835.17
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9cf2715760510115729975810464832374710.260.351.372.72322545703.289.112.228.3239.1011.811.301.0086.4328.66
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9lf-cf281355187015925712731184671544310.307.366.452.81823444577.335.145.239.3587.9712.311.542.0843.1727.67
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9lf29144558741572891371495187855010.281.347.434.78124250627.311.153.235.3438.1313.881.712.0742.9231.85
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9rf309135246112233537333447431210.318.384.443.82715631394.355.125.222.3668.6311.931.381.2770.4027.68
2011Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak12rf311314426010620510464345861144114.240.323.376.69916635506.274.136.240.3118.8917.001.911.9844.2033.02
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn9rf321485067613328895078618992419.263.350.403.75320445582.301.140.259.33210.4815.291.461.5556.2233.83
2013Arizona CubsArizRkchn-cf33412442000102300001.333.429.500.9296214.444.167.417.40714.2921.431.500.000.0050.00
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn9cf3384284397119362730295550003.250.330.401.73111428318.291.151.264.3259.1217.301.901.8947.3339.44
2013Washington NationalsNLMLBwas4rf3333000000000101000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2013Totals for NL-NL         87287397119362730295651003.247.327.397.72411428322.289.150.261.3229.0117.391.931.8647.8339.44
2013Totals for MLB-MLB         122391529829383853397962106.251.327.402.72915740439.295.151.256.3238.8818.002.031.8248.8840.82
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba7lf3335104132710021123102311103.260.328.413.7414312117.313.153.240.3268.5519.662.301.7152.0044.44
2013Totals for MLB-MLB         122391529829383853397962106.251.327.402.72915740439.295.151.256.3238.8818.002.031.8248.8840.82
2014Gulf Coast RaysGCLRktba383411100000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.34550.000.000.000.000.000.00
2014Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tba9lf34722150002114410100.227.357.227.5845028.263.000.182.28414.2914.291.000.000.000.00
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         823250002115410100.217.367.217.5845030.250.000.217.28816.6713.330.800.000.000.00
2014Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba7dh3483238245915261903304350017.248.344.403.7479623273.280.155.269.33510.9915.751.432.2039.6738.98
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba7lf358223224608252632193940214.259.323.375.6988715257.289.116.203.3067.3915.182.051.9546.4025.00
2015Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana3lf3530563710040021320001.125.183.143.3268160.163.018.054.1563.3321.676.500.000.0014.29
2013Totals for AL-AL         11228827679253032215260215.233.297.330.6279516317.266.097.174.2806.6216.402.481.5857.6023.88
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter14725220740143428865995736662510838108433521103.275.349.412.76121494525916.309.137.235.0008.6214.161.641.6752.7331.52
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter2539441832836315191093621127129371712430.300.399.459.858433971137.327.159.309.00011.1711.351.021.6749.6834.28
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter112425871313071141151055621662215.308.406.489.89520848504.339.181.322.00010.9112.301.132.1838.6436.64
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4215021449242544171871406.293.382.460.8426915179.303.167.280.0009.5010.061.062.2337.5034.09
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter943567010422644316752461410628.292.397.421.81815032438.321.129.301.00011.8710.500.880.9189.0030.77
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter513542000103300001.308.438.462.9006216.400.154.462.00018.7518.751.000.000.0050.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter15760220021155131111450187472174202.350.435.540.97532579699.384.190.365.00010.5910.300.971.5754.7337.44
Kansas City Royals Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter8763355501971187456139047433144897135241762.289.360.427.78714312933799.322.138.232.0008.2712.871.561.6155.0030.18
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter23279011520447111577108901441424112.258.343.403.74631873900.298.145.261.00010.0016.001.601.6752.6735.78
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter20057461146334135658591051013214.254.333.394.72722650647.290.140.237.0009.1216.231.782.0144.1534.25
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1314426010620510464345861144114.240.323.376.69916635506.274.136.240.0008.8917.001.911.9844.2033.02
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter30563710040021320001.125.183.143.3268160.163.018.054.0003.3321.676.500.000.0014.29
Washington Nationals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter33000000000101000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625748115832711637756921254211.275.349.412.76123750651.309.137.235.0008.6214.161.641.6752.7331.52
Average Minor - Per 162 games162604117181401012702313818324118319.300.399.459.85827762728.327.159.309.00011.1711.351.021.6749.6834.28

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2002Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca22OF75--162512168167.9942.23------8786.253.6
2002Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca22OF24--40-1-4140.9761.67------2596.017.3
2003Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca23OF17--48-1-4948.9802.82------17100.014.0
2003Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca23OF56--1142-11161161.0002.07------5994.945.9
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23CF8-212---221.0000.250.10-----1266.74.9
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23RF1-1-------------128.30.6
2004Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca24OF50--107111109108.9912.16------50100.034.7
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24CF858573223134-238234.9832.750.32-----9688.552.5
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24RF63326---661.0001.000.19-----966.33.7
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24LF44329---991.0002.250.28-----964.22.5
2005Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25CF1191181005306743317313.9872.630.31-----12297.573.5
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca26OF3--5---551.0001.67------3100.02.1
2006Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26LF736054413852-145143.9861.960.26-----11961.345.1
2006Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26CF6158479149711157156.9942.560.33-----11951.337.7
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27CF156153135140154-410406.9902.600.30-----15799.496.3
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28LF71544821361--1371371.0001.930.28-----13552.643.8
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28CF6864507151211154153.9942.250.30-----13550.442.0
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28RF241212323---23231.0000.960.19-----13517.814.8
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28DH1---------------1350.70.6
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29LF139138120429413-33073071.0002.210.25-----14496.585.8
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29CF332510---10101.0003.330.40-----1442.11.9
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29RF21106---661.0003.000.60-----1441.41.2
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30RF70675971334--1371371.0001.960.23-----9176.943.2
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30CF1919155481-149491.0002.580.32-----9120.911.7
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30DH2---------------912.21.2
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30LF21102---221.0001.000.20-----912.21.2
2011Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31RF116114992231641241237.9832.040.24-----13188.571.6
2011Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31CF86629---991.0001.130.15-----1316.14.9
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32RF10086767168521175173.9891.730.23-----14867.661.7
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32CF5036336903--93931.0001.860.28-----14833.830.9
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32LF33224---441.0001.330.18-----1482.01.9
2013Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn33CF4--6---661.0001.50------4100.07.3
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33CF736457917711-179178.9942.440.31-----8486.945.1
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba33LF271817630---30301.0001.110.17-----3577.116.6
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba33CF75369---991.0001.290.25-----3520.04.3
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba33RF43237---771.0001.750.30-----3511.42.5
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33LF332971--881.0002.670.28-----843.61.9
2013Washington NationalsNLMLBwas33RF2-8-------------366.71.2
2013Washington NationalsNLMLBwas33CF1-1-------------333.30.6
2014Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba34LF3--3---331.0001.00------742.92.3
2014Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba34DH52---------------8362.732.1
2014Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba34LF13108820---20201.0001.540.23-----8315.78.0
2014Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba34CF33215---551.0001.670.24-----833.61.9
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba35LF52443798731-9190.9891.730.24-----8263.432.1
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba35DH22---------------8226.813.6
2015Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana35LF1198510---10101.0000.910.12-----3036.76.8
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba35RF21102---221.0001.000.20-----822.41.2
2015Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana35RF2-3-------------306.71.2
2015Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana35CF2192---221.0001.000.22-----306.71.2
MLB Totals for CF - 13 season(s)-   CF663615531915902915616341619.9912.440.30-----6630.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 9 season(s)-   LF39834430517372333763760.9961.910.25-----3980.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 9 season(s)-   RF32928725665761562597591.9901.800.23-----3290.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH77---------------770.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF109--226312230229.9962.10------1090.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF41--88-2-9088.9782.15------410.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF75--162512168167.9942.23------750.00.0
A+ Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF3--3---331.0001.00------30.00.0
Rk Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF4--6---661.0001.50------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2002Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca22---------75-
2002Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca22---------24-
2003Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca23---------17-
2003Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca23---------56-
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23-------81--
2004Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca24---------50-
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24------4856--
2005Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25-------119---
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca26---------3-
2006Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26------7361---
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27-------156---
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28------716824-1
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29------13932--
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30------21970-2
2011Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31-------8116--
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32------350100--
2013Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn33-------4---
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33------373---
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba33------2774--
2013Washington NationalsNLMLBwas33-------12--
2014Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba34------3----
2014Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba34------133--52
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba35------52-2-22
2015Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana35------1122--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999Chatham AsCape Cod LeagueCollege1941161254792216112211700000.292.374.410.7846613182.317.118.30411.549.340.811.1080.5027.66
2002Scottsdale ScorpionsArizona Fall LgMinor2231861721512112014931110.244.365.395.760348105.250.151.33713.338.570.641.9043.0038.10
2003Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor2323902026436146171300000.289.340.600.940541397.282.311.4447.2213.401.866.1915.0050.00
2006Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26185814184125122910102.310.339.517.85630762.333.207.2243.2314.524.503.2329.0038.89
2007Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2717535175113212300000.321.345.509.85427755.327.188.2453.645.451.501.8253.0041.18
2008Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28185215174217109510003.327.435.538.97328762.348.211.40414.528.060.561.6152.0041.18
2009Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB292576102360112025810103.303.349.421.77032783.324.118.1586.029.641.601.2076.0030.43
2010Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB302159152033150041301000.339.381.542.92332764.422.203.2716.2520.313.251.5659.0035.00
2011Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31185481310140051210000.241.317.315.63217260.293.074.1678.3320.002.401.6754.0015.38
2012Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB32215971341020171220001.220.324.322.64619568.277.102.20310.2917.651.710.000.0038.46
2013Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB33226012236115115400101.383.424.567.99134866.393.184.2677.586.060.801.5260.0034.78
2013Tampa Bay RaysWild CardMLB3314000000000110000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2013Tampa Bay RaysDiv SeriesMLB3349231001001510001.333.455.444.8994111.750.111.2229.0945.455.000.000.0033.33
2014Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB3414427155107003701000.357.400.524.92422646.429.167.2386.5215.222.330.000.0040.00
2015Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB351637692128105310000.243.349.514.86319543.219.271.43211.636.980.604.6518.5055.56
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs41161254792216112211700000.292.374.410.7846613182.317.118.30411.549.340.811.1080.5027.66
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs5417637479482581212231110.267.353.500.8538821202.265.233.39210.4010.891.053.9622.0044.68
MLB Spring Training Totals - 10 yrs1905509916840111058674776723010.305.366.473.83926061609.338.168.2517.7212.481.621.6455.0036.31
MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Totals - 1 yrs14000000000110000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs49231001001510001.333.455.444.8994111.750.111.2229.0945.455.000.000.0033.33

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2000Big East Conference All-Conference Team (OF)1
2005American League Player of the Week (July 11-July 17)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-11-07LFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency35.323  
2015-07-29LFLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Rays to Angels for Eduar Lopez35.222Team Roster on 2015-07-29
2014-09-01LFTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL34.256Team Roster on 2014-09-01
2014-08-27lfTampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list34.251Team Roster on 2014-08-27
2014-06-19lfTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Left hand fracture34.182Team Roster on 2014-06-19
2013-11-09lfTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($10.5m) Restructured contract,. Club option for 201633.325Team Roster on 2013-11-09
2013-11-04lfTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveContractRays exercised option for 2014 ($6.5m)33.320Team Roster on 2013-11-04
2013-08-23lfTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Nationals to Rays for future considerations33.247Team Roster on 2013-08-23
2013-08-19cf-lfWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Cubs to Nationals for PTBNL (Matt Spann)33.243Team Roster on 2013-08-19
2013-07-24cfChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL33.217Team Roster on 2013-07-24
2013-07-21cfChicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Arizona Cubs (Rk) for rehab33.214Team Roster on 2013-07-21
2013-06-15cfChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right shoulder sprain [Crashing into outfield wall at Citi Field]33.178Team Roster on 2013-06-15
2012-05-04cfChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActive--32.136Team Roster on 2012-05-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-11-30ContractSigned by Cubs 
2011-10-30Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-11-10TradeTraded by Royals to Athletics for Justin Marks and Vin Mazzaro 
2010-09-01InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2010-07-23InjuredDisabled -- Torn Ulnar Collateral Ligament In Right Thumb 
2006-05-29InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-04-21InjuredDisabled -- strained left hamstring 
2001-09-17On disabled list 
2000-08-22Contractsigned 
* 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
2000Kansas City Royals-20245,000-------245,000Signing Bonus out of 2000 Draft (4th round - 104th overall)
2003Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll23300,000-70341-2,163,527300,000545,000
2004Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll24300,000-75541-2,070,100300,000845,000
2005Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll25320,000-70318222,189,055300,0001,165,000
2006Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll26500,000-49916372,365,072327,0001,665,000
2007Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll272,000,000-32511592,459,737380,0003,665,000
2008Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll282,500,000-2897682,696,252390,0006,165,000
2009Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll293,600,000-225872++2,746,792400,0009,765,000
2010Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll304,700,000-188480++2,812,412400,00014,465,000
2011Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll316,000,000-144284++2,722,607414,00020,465,000
2012Chicago CubsTeam Payroll324,250,000-218776++2,954,887480,00024,715,000
2013Washington NationalsTeam Payroll334,250,000-2321075++3,023,990490,00028,965,000
2013Chicago CubsTeam Payroll334,250,000-2321175++3,023,990490,00028,965,000
2013Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll334,250,000-232475++3,023,990490,00028,965,000
2014Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll344,375,000-244674++3,256,497500,00033,340,0002013-11-04 - Rays exercised option for 2014 ($6.5m)
2013-11-09 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($10.5m) Restructured contract,. Club option for 2016
2015Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll355,114,37811.1462311375++3,571,283507,50038,454,378
2015Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll355,114,37811.146231575++3,571,283507,50038,454,378
* 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