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Aaron BatesHigh Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2014 MLB Years: 2009-2009
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Arizona Fall League

Positions1B-449, LF-136, RF-6Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAaron Bates
Height6-4Weight232BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 10,1984 [33.349]PlaceNew York,New York
High SchoolArchbishop Mitty (San Jose,CA)
CollegeNorth Carolina State University (Raleigh,NC)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox in the 3rd round (83rd overall) of the 2006 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Florida Marlins 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-1-331b1946145174380223101323147006.297.407.393.8005710179.342.096.193.3667.2612.851.771.1272.5023.26
2005NC StateACCNCAA-1-331b215821461911611264313727114409.425.523.6781.20114529270.441.253.435.50813.7010.000.734.4417.8331.87
2006NC StateACCNCAA-1-331b226324376862001054604529162305.354.479.5601.03913630309.367.206.416.45014.569.390.643.2424.3034.88
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 ILAAAbos25LF3--31-1441.0001.33------763.92.1
2009Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos251B72--56444463612608.9938.44------7694.750.3
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 ILAAAmin27LF6--5---551.0000.83------1065.74.2
2011Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin271B42--34534335382379.9929.02------10639.629.2
2012Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln281B9--713277674.9748.22------2142.96.3
2012Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin281B20--13512317150147.9807.35------2871.413.9
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----
2012Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln28--9---1----
2012Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin28--20--------
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
* 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 DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2015-04-101BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Dodgers  
2014-09-291BLos Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2014-09-29
2014-07-071BLos Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2014-07-07
2014-06-121BLos Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2014-06-12
2014-05-181BLos Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2014-05-18
2014-05-111BLos Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2014-05-11
2014-04-221BLos Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2014-04-22
2014-04-161BLos Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Chattanooga (AA)Team Roster on 2014-04-16
2014-01-301BLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League ContractTeam Roster on 2014-01-30
2012-07-171BFree Agent -Indy LeagueContractInd Signed by Sugar Land (Atlantic)  
2012-06-231BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Cardinals  
2012-06-091BSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-Minors--Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2011-05-09ContractSigned by Twins 
2009-11-13InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-09-29InjuredDisabled -- - 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 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
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