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Yuniesky BetancourtTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 2005-2013
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Played in Japan
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PositionsSS-1054, 1B-68, 3B-67, 2B-67, LF-2, DH-1Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameYuniesky Betancourt (Perez)
Height5-10Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 31,1982 [36.142]PlaceSanta Clara,Cuba

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2005 by the Seattle Mariners.
Signing ScoutsBob EnglePatrick GuerreroService Time8.028 (2013)
MLB DebutJuly 28,2005 [23.178]
OrganizationsSEA [5] KCA [3] MIL [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID53999Retrosheet IDbetay001MLBAM ID435358
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed48Power44Contact84XBH47RBIs58Runs36Hitting54Durability51Team.491Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005San Antonio MissionsTexAAsea31ss2352227256210352012791810212.273.301.410.7119318239.277.137.198.3063.777.532.002.0945.4029.03
2005Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-ss23491831354962307561422103.295.323.443.7668117194.310.148.191.3303.097.222.331.0391.5031.48
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         101410381161997501912153232315.283.311.424.73517435433.291.141.195.3173.467.392.131.6258.5730.17
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBsea16ss2360211245411511513112422202.256.296.370.6667817228.282.114.156.2914.8210.532.180.44211.0031.48
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3ss24157558681612868471181754171010.289.310.403.71322542584.308.114.151.3092.919.253.181.3769.7526.09
2007Seattle MarinersALMLBsea5ss2515553672155382967541548134310.289.308.418.72622449559.302.129.159.3132.688.593.201.6159.5631.61
2008Seattle MarinersALMLBsea5ss2615355966156363751441742266023.279.300.392.69221946590.289.113.143.3022.887.122.471.1979.8629.49
2009Northwest Arkansas NaturaTexAAkca9ss27313220011000100000.154.154.385.5395113.091.231.231.2240.007.690.007.6913.0050.00
2009Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-2b2712011001000000000.500.5001.0001.500212.500.500.500.6290.000.000.000.000.00100.00
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         415231012000100000.200.200.467.6677215.154.267.267.2780.006.670.006.6715.0066.67
2009Seattle MarinersALMLBsea7ss2763224155610122231101808309.250.278.330.6087413245.261.080.134.2694.087.351.800.82112.0023.21
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3ss2771246255910542702112603308.240.269.370.6399119263.251.130.167.2784.189.892.361.5261.5032.20
2009Totals for AL-AL         134470401152066493321440116017.245.274.351.62516532508.256.106.151.2744.138.662.101.1878.3327.83
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3ss28151556601442921678232364144113.259.288.405.69322547588.267.146.185.3023.9110.882.782.7234.7532.64
2011Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil3ss291525565114027313684416632010316.252.271.381.65221243584.259.129.158.2812.7410.793.942.2342.7730.71
2012Northwest Arkansas NaturaTexAAkca-2b30415151014000300000.333.333.600.9339215.364.267.267.3980.0020.000.006.6715.0040.00
2012Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca-2b3028150012000000001.625.6251.0001.625818.571.375.375.6990.000.000.0012.508.0020.00
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         6232101026000300001.435.435.7391.17417323.444.304.304.5030.0013.040.008.7011.5030.00
2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca112b3057215214914173601925013010.228.256.400.6568622228.226.172.209.2813.9510.962.783.0730.7144.90
2013Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil31b-3b311373913583151134600147110339.212.240.355.59513929409.226.143.179.2573.4217.365.073.1830.0834.94
2014Orix BuffaloesJap PacIntl-32187111010040101502102.141.139.155.29411174.175.014.000.1290.0020.270.000.000.0010.00
2015Saltillo SaraperosMexAAA-33217271840191051010212.250.300.347.64725580.270.097.181.2796.2512.502.001.2572.0027.78
2017Yucatan LeonesMexAAA-35502042355701240191601416.270.295.319.614658218.283.049.088.2664.137.341.780.46204.0014.55
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter1156405243710572182980457303014343510343910110.261.285.388.67315733274278.273.127.163.0003.3410.173.041.8750.6530.94
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter18272472202329129120132962439314.279.307.398.70528853769.288.119.169.0003.778.062.141.5660.3326.24
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter12346944133216566862040337212.284.313.386.69918132502.297.102.149.0003.987.972.001.0093.8024.06
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter59255286911372512792210212.271.296.420.71610721267.272.149.204.0003.378.242.442.6236.4330.43
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter187111010040101502102.141.139.155.29411174.175.014.000.0000.0020.270.000.000.0010.00
Seattle Mariners Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter5882088245582123172720224207018662616354.279.302.393.6958201672206.293.114.149.0003.178.432.661.2277.3328.69
Kansas City Royals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter27910171062525382714126431151810131.248.276.395.671402881079.254.147.186.0003.9910.662.672.5037.6734.92
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter289947862234242611444301343013625.235.258.371.62935172993.246.136.167.0003.0213.494.472.6236.4232.29
Average MLB - Per 162 games162568611483141164442061155115.261.285.388.67322046600.273.127.163.0003.3410.173.041.8750.6530.94
Average Minor - Per 162 games16264464180288118118122655438312.279.307.398.70525647684.288.119.169.0003.778.062.141.5660.3326.24

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2005San Antonio Missions TexAAsea23SS51--89152523246241.9804.73------5298.136.4
2005San Antonio Missions TexAAsea232B1--31-1441.0004.00------521.90.7
2005Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea23SS48--83183348269266.9895.54------4998.033.3
2005Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea232B1--24-2661.0006.00------492.00.7
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23SS535245482136534223218.9784.110.48-----6088.332.7
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBsea232B96632321-544441.0004.890.70-----6015.05.6
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24SS15715613742514302095701681.9714.340.50-----157100.096.9
2007Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25SS152147130223943523110697674.9674.430.52-----15598.193.8
2008Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26SS15315013252374012198659638.9684.170.48-----153100.094.4
2009Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca27SS3--2711109.9003.00------3100.02.1
2009Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea272B1--13--441.0004.00------1100.00.7
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27SS7170611111181940301292.9704.110.48-----71100.043.8
2009Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27SS6261548101159938269260.9674.190.47-----6398.438.3
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28SS15115113312564181884692674.9744.460.51-----151100.093.2
2011Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil29SS14914612781674182185606585.9653.930.46-----15298.092.0
2012Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca302B2---8-1881.0004.00------450.01.4
2012Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca302B2--24--661.0003.00------2100.01.4
2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca302B464338289107540201196.9754.260.51-----5780.728.4
2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca303B8658311-114141.0001.750.24-----5714.04.9
2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30SS119131154.8004.000.44-----571.80.6
2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30DH1---------------571.80.6
2013Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil311B684640938925338417414.9936.091.01-----13749.642.0
2013Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil313B5943417298483121113.9341.920.27-----13743.136.4
2013Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil312B532857--12121.0002.400.43-----1373.63.1
2013Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil31SS3-531--441.0001.330.80-----1372.21.9
2013Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil31LF2-4-------------1371.51.2
MLB Totals for SS - 9 season(s)-   SS95293482371448258212758541574030.9694.230.49-----9520.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B684640938925338417414.9936.091.01-----680.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B6749475329584135127.9411.900.27-----670.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B6052473117135545257252.9814.200.53-----600.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF2-4-------------20.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS48--83183348269266.9895.54------480.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B4--511-216161.0004.00------40.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS54--91159624256250.9774.63------540.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B3--39-212121.0004.00------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2005San Antonio Missions TexAAsea23---151------
2005Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea23---148------
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23---953------
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24----157------
2007Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25----152------
2008Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26----153------
2009Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca27----3------
2009Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea27---1-------
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27----71------
2009Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27----62------
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28----151------
2011Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil29----149------
2012Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca30---2-------
2012Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca30---2-------
2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30---4618----1
2013Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil31--6853592----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2419607185113242501004.300.323.467.79028763.315.167.1673.177.942.501.5960.0038.89
2007Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB252058141851211113300201.310.333.534.86731863.291.224.2764.764.761.003.1729.0044.44
2008Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB26226812205029124400002.294.333.456.78931772.290.162.2065.565.561.002.7834.0035.00
2009Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB271760142442312022300002.400.419.6831.10241962.389.283.2833.234.841.504.8420.0037.50
2010Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2820558134204022620000.236.288.382.67021659.265.146.1453.3910.173.000.000.0046.15
2011Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2919504186018014800004.360.407.540.94727754.415.180.2407.4114.812.001.8550.0038.89
2011Milwaukee BrewersDiv SeriesMLB29518551101001100001.278.316.444.7608219.294.166.2225.265.261.000.000.0040.00
2011Milwaukee BrewersChamp. SeriesMLB29624282015000300000.333.333.542.87513324.350.209.2080.0012.500.004.1724.0037.50
2012Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3024566155034004300001.268.317.518.83529860.240.250.3216.675.000.755.0018.6753.33
2013Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB312156112540216002300201.446.450.6251.07535660.434.179.2143.335.001.503.3328.0024.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs1624637615138614674122335214015.326.358.525.88324358493.328.199.2314.677.101.522.8433.0738.41
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs518551101001100001.278.316.444.7608219.294.166.2225.265.261.000.000.0040.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs624282015000300000.333.333.542.87513324.350.209.2080.0012.500.004.1724.0037.50

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-01-291bFree Agent -InternationalContractSigned with Orix (Japan)31.363  
2013-10-311bFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency31.273  
2013-03-271bMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.9m)31.055Team Roster on 2013-03-27
2013-03-243bFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Phillies31.052  
2013-01-283bPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract30.362Team Roster on 2013-01-28
2012-08-143bFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Royals30.195  
2012-08-053bKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment30.186Team Roster on 2012-08-05
2012-06-012bKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL30.121Team Roster on 2012-06-01
2012-05-03SSKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Ankle30.092Team Roster on 2012-05-03
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-12-20ContractSigned by Royals 
2011-10-30Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-12-19TradeTraded by Royals with Zack Greinke to Brewers for Alcides Escobar, Jeremy Jeffress, Lorenzo Cain and Jake Odorizzi 
2009-07-17InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-07-10TradeTraded by Mariners to Royals for Derrick Saito and Dan Cortes 
2007-04-04ContractSigned by Mariners (5-years, team option for 2012) 
2005-01-26ContractSigned by Mariners out of Cuba 
* 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
2005Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll23300,000-79447-2,189,055300,000300,000
2006Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll24677,500-46915422,365,072327,000977,500
2007Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll25727,500-46917422,459,737380,0001,705,000
2008Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll261,550,000-35314612,696,252390,0003,255,000
2009Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll272,300,000-30212632,746,792400,0005,555,000
2009Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll272,300,000-30213632,746,792400,0005,555,000
2010Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll283,300,000-249673++2,812,412400,0008,855,000
2011Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll294,300,000-209777++2,722,607414,00013,155,000
2012Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll302,000,000-3309632,954,887480,00015,155,000
2013Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll31900,0008.02845314503,023,990490,00016,055,0002013-01-28 - Signed to minor league contract
2013-03-27 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.9m)
* 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