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Aaron BatesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2014 MLB Years: 2009-2009
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League

Positions1B-449, LF-136, RF-6Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAaron Bates
Height6-4Weight232BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 10,1984 [35.225]PlaceNew York,New York
High SchoolArchbishop Mitty (San Jose,CA)
CollegeNorth Carolina State University (Raleigh,NC)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (83rd overall) of the 2006 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Florida Marlins [Team Picks] in the 8th round (246th overall) of the 2005 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$440,000Signing ScoutsJeff ZonaService Time0.018 (2009)
MLB DebutJuly 6,2009 [25.118]
OrganizationsBOS [5] MIN [2] LAN [1] SLN [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID55044Retrosheet IDbatea001MLBAM ID488686
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed25Power65Contact52XBH54RBIs62Runs39Hitting68Durability63Team.495Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003San Jose StateWACNCAA-1Fr331b1946145174380223101323147006.297.407.393.8005710179.342.096.193.3667.2612.851.771.1272.5023.26
2005NC StateACCNCAA-1Jr331b215821461911611264313727114409.425.523.6781.20114529270.441.253.435.50813.7010.000.734.4417.8331.87
2006NC StateACCNCAA-1Sr331b226324376862001054604529162305.354.479.5601.03913630309.367.206.416.45014.569.390.643.2424.3034.88
2006Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos401b22271001736803142192160201.360.436.530.9665311117.423.170.270.4187.6917.952.332.5633.3330.56
2006Greenville DriveSALAbos-1b224315213417041600172630203.270.351.395.7466011174.298.125.237.3319.7714.941.532.3038.0026.83
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         70252307715073021264790404.306.385.448.83311322291.347.142.250.3668.9316.151.812.4136.0028.57
2007Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+bos331b2398373891242122488016983190419.332.456.5921.04822147465.370.260.442.45014.8417.851.205.1615.5437.90
2007Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos251b23279116189041300172940002.198.348.429.7773913112.241.231.418.34615.1825.891.713.5722.7572.22
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1254641051423022810101861122304111.306.435.560.99526060577.348.254.438.43014.9019.411.304.8516.5742.25
2008Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos331b2412445761126292116800501141805213.276.366.420.78619242530.341.144.254.3499.4321.512.282.0841.5533.33
2009Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos33lf2552206417013073910174970204.340.405.505.91010420232.414.165.252.3987.3321.122.883.0229.4328.57
2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos331b25762722858100518002259602112.213.285.305.5908315302.252.092.173.2677.2819.542.681.6654.4025.86
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12847869128230125710391081304116.268.337.391.72818735534.320.123.207.3247.3020.222.772.2539.8327.34
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos501b25511242002001400000.364.417.545.9626212.571.181.273.4188.3333.334.000.000.0050.00
2010Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos44lf261224294910315212540159119603014.240.338.368.70615829497.302.128.263.32011.8723.942.022.4135.7528.16
2011Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin351b2710635857113230737115390513210.316.408.439.84715730420.402.123.271.37612.6221.431.701.6751.1426.55
2012Sugar Land SkeetersAtlInd--285119117457252610124112000.236.284.372.6567114206.276.136.204.2885.8319.903.422.4338.2031.11
2012Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln221b2821555930010031700001.164.207.218.42512358.237.054.109.1925.1729.315.670.000.0033.33
2012Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin351b2828847204001000181910001.238.379.286.665244103.308.048.262.31417.4818.451.060.000.0020.00
2012Totals for AAA-AAA         4913912297001100213610002.209.317.259.576367161.282.050.201.27013.0422.361.710.000.0024.14
2013Sugar Land SkeetersAtlInd-2912644871136260757006080145920.304.395.408.80318333536.349.104.239.35811.1914.931.331.3164.0024.26
2014Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAlan33rf301117132000004400000.176.333.294.6275221.231.118.353.29619.0519.051.000.000.0066.67
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter511242002001400000.364.417.545.9626212.571.181.273.0008.3333.334.000.000.0050.00
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter73525943847211446773584433863075123670.278.374.427.80111082273031.337.149.279.00011.1520.791.862.5433.6931.48
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter353119814630355224120121553041818338.253.345.362.707434811380.318.109.238.00011.2322.031.961.7449.9226.73
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2147711192175322212010881962907219.281.373.441.81434077895.348.160.275.0009.8321.902.232.4635.0535.48
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter98373891242122488016983190419.332.456.5921.04822147465.370.260.442.00014.8417.851.205.1615.5437.90
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4315213417041600172630203.270.351.395.7466011174.298.125.237.0009.7714.941.532.3038.0026.83
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter271001736803142192160201.360.436.530.9665311117.423.170.270.0007.6917.952.332.5633.3330.56
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1776398818133212831072121157920.283.365.397.76225447742.328.114.228.0009.7016.311.681.6253.2525.97
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter16760215422044124141101957941137020.365.478.5611.03933869758.387.196.369.00012.5310.420.833.1725.0831.36
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter511242002001400000.364.417.545.9626212.571.181.273.0008.3333.334.000.000.0050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16235665130650065003213000000.364.417.545.96219465389.571.181.273.0008.3333.334.000.000.0050.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16257285159321177911741391705115.278.374.427.80124450668.337.149.279.00011.1520.791.862.5433.6931.48

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2006Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos221B26--27017216289287.99311.04------2796.334.7
2006Greenville Drive SALAbos221B43--39528830431423.9819.84------43100.030.7
2007Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+bos231B87--77168798846839.9929.64------9888.862.1
2007Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos231B24--1729222183181.9897.54------2788.916.8
2008Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos241B94--720571057787777.9878.27------12475.867.1
2009Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos25LF47--9026-9892.9391.96------5290.433.3
2009Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos251B72--56444463612608.9938.44------7694.750.3
2009Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos25LF3--31-1441.0001.33------763.92.1
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos251B533035-133635.9727.001.17-----5100.03.1
2010Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26LF79--13653-144141.9791.78------12264.854.9
2010Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos261B26--18611127198197.9957.58------12221.318.1
2010Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26RF1--31--441.0004.00------1220.80.7
2011Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin271B42--34534335382379.9929.02------10639.629.2
2011Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin27LF6--5---551.0000.83------1065.74.2
2012Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin281B20--13512317150147.9807.35------2871.413.9
2012Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln281B9--713277674.9748.22------2142.96.3
2012Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln28LF1----1-1---------214.80.7
2014Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAlan30RF5--511-76.8571.20------1145.53.6
2014Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAlan301B1--10-121110.90910.00------119.10.7
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B533035-133635.9727.001.17-----50.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B169--13011041314914181405.9918.31------1690.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 4 season(s)-   LF89--144641154150.9741.69------890.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1--31--441.0004.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B119--902661381981968.9878.13------1190.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF47--9026-9892.9391.96------470.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF5--511-76.8571.20------50.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B87--77168798846839.9929.64------870.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B43--39528830431423.9819.84------430.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B26--27017216289287.99311.04------260.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2006Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos22--26--------
2006Greenville Drive SALAbos22--43--------
2007Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+bos23--87--------
2007Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos23--24--------
2008Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos24--94--------
2009Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos25------47----
2009Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos25--72---3----
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25--5--------
2010Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26--26---79-1--
2011Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin27--42---6----
2012Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin28--20--------
2012Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln28--9---1----
2014Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAlan30--1-----5--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2311000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2008Scottsdale ScorpionsArizona Fall LgMinor248257510130031400000.200.286.360.6469228.400.160.28010.7150.004.673.5725.0040.00
2008Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2411000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2010Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2619322610030021100100.188.229.219.4487135.273.031.0945.7131.435.500.000.0016.67
2011Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2778220114000110000.250.333.8751.208729.167.625.6250.0011.110.0011.118.00100.00
2012Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB281120181001001200000.400.429.450.8799121.444.050.1004.769.522.000.000.0012.50
2014Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3045121001000100000.400.400.6001.000315.500.200.2000.0020.000.000.000.0050.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs8257510130031400000.200.286.360.6469228.400.160.28010.7150.004.673.5725.0040.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs436761831190031710100.269.306.388.69426572.340.119.1644.1723.615.671.3967.0027.78

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2015Arizona Dodgers -ArizRkMinorlan31Hitting Coach562927.518--2Jack McDowellLost in Round 1
2016Arizona Dodgers -ArizRkMinorlan32Hitting Coach553322.600--1John Shoemaker
2017Great Lakes LoonsMidwAMinorlan33Hitting Coach1396970.49623.55Jeremy Rodriguez
2019Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan35Assistant Hitting Coach16210656.654--0Dave Robertstbd
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2005Atlantic Coast Conference All-Conference (1B)1
2007California League All-Star Team (1B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-04-101BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Dodgers31.031  
2014-09-291BLos Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list30.203Team Roster on 2014-09-29
2014-07-071BLos Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured30.119Team Roster on 2014-07-07
2014-06-121BLos Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list30.094Team Roster on 2014-06-12
2014-05-181BLos Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured30.069Team Roster on 2014-05-18
2014-05-111BLos Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list30.062Team Roster on 2014-05-11
2014-04-221BLos Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured30.043Team Roster on 2014-04-22
2014-04-161BLos Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Chattanooga (AA)30.037Team Roster on 2014-04-16
2014-01-301BLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.326Team Roster on 2014-01-30
2012-07-171BFree Agent -Indy LeagueContractInd Signed by Sugar Land (Atlantic)28.129  
2012-06-231BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Cardinals28.105  
2012-06-091BSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-Minors--28.091Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-05-09ContractSigned by Twins 
2009-11-13InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-09-29InjuredDisabled -- - 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
2006Boston Red Sox-22440,000-------440,000Signing Bonus out of 2006 Draft (3rd round - 83rd overall)
2009Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll25400,0000.01872449-2,746,792400,000840,000
* 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