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Garrett JonesHigh Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 2007-2015
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Played in Japan
Arizona Fall League

Positions1B-1351, RF-373, OF-157, LF-30, DH-30, P-1Position when DraftedIFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGarrett Thomas Jones
Height6-4Weight205BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJune 21,1981 [36.245]PlaceHarvey,Illinois
High SchoolAndrew (Tinley Park,IL)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves in the 14th round (444th overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]Service Time6.124 (2015)
MLB DebutMay 15,2007 [25.328]
OrganizationsMIN [7] PIT [5] ATL [3] MIA [1] NYA [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-2
TBC Player ID5816Retrosheet IDjoneg002MLBAM ID434540
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl-1b184617017413031812164710101.241.309.312.621536188.314.071.159.2858.5125.002.941.6056.6714.63
2000Danville BravesAppRkatl-1b194013812247201603135500202.174.242.254.496359153.282.080.152.2278.5035.954.230.000.0037.50
2001Danville BravesAppRkatl-1b204014913431103230195810000.289.333.423.7566314159.455.134.188.3305.6636.486.441.8949.6732.56
2002Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAmin231b2163223214580103231118203115.202.238.372.6108318238.265.170.229.2624.6234.457.454.2022.3040.00
2003Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min241b-1b221174045289125186754329823218.220.280.408.68816535443.245.188.270.2977.2222.123.064.0622.4439.33
2004Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min-1b23196661650162041900020.242.286.364.65024670.326.122.212.2725.7127.144.751.4366.0037.50
2004New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin-1b23122450681403323092104289871705.311.356.593.94926765493.334.282.358.3975.6819.883.506.0915.0046.43
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1415167415638231981243211771725.302.347.564.91129171563.333.262.339.3825.6820.783.665.5116.6545.51
2005Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin331b24134488711192222472513610911145.244.297.445.74221748527.267.201.283.3176.8320.683.034.5520.3340.34
2006Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin-1b25140525721253232192344912120638.238.302.430.73222656582.267.192.284.3138.4220.792.473.6125.0044.80
2007Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin50of2610740057112323137022328350944.280.334.473.80718948446.316.193.273.3437.1718.612.592.9130.7742.86
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin50dh-1b26317771621251162000102.208.262.338.60026584.250.130.208.2647.1423.813.332.3838.5031.25
2008Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin501b-of27138527821473332392925098109511.279.337.484.82125559587.299.205.313.3518.5216.701.963.9222.9140.14
2009Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit27rf287227744851801250144184710374.307.348.502.85013930299.330.195.296.3586.0215.722.614.0123.0835.29
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46rf-1b288231445922112144102407610386.293.372.567.93917843358.323.274.427.39311.1721.231.905.8714.9546.74
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit461b291585926414634121867353123108218.247.306.414.72024556654.274.167.264.3158.1018.812.323.2128.1938.36
2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46rf30148423511033011658634810420427.243.321.433.75418347477.283.190.310.32910.0621.802.173.3526.4445.63
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit461b-rf31145475681302832786203310300723.274.317.516.83324558515.293.242.316.3526.4120.003.125.2417.5944.62
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit461b32144403419426215512031101204010.233.289.419.70816943440.271.186.268.3097.0522.953.263.4126.8745.74
2014Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia461b331464965912233215530146116104410.246.309.411.72020450547.290.165.256.3168.4121.212.522.7433.0740.98
2015New York YankeesALMLBnya33rf-1b34571441231415170083700001.215.257.361.6185210152.255.146.201.2695.2624.344.633.2928.8032.26
2016Yomiuri GiantsJap CenIntl-351234224810922124680139106400010.258.327.486.81320547465.291.228.318.3478.3922.802.725.1617.5843.12
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter911292434773417812122400281026568070311857.251.312.445.75713023123227.284.194.291.0008.2121.072.573.7823.9742.51
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter10383817515986216201586305428298915218412753.258.312.450.76217163944185.297.192.276.0007.1221.863.073.7824.1639.96
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter591221732658813711933763313185458101282332.265.321.463.78410262412441.292.198.290.0007.5818.762.483.8123.8440.99
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter122450681403323092104289871705.311.356.593.94926765493.334.282.358.0005.6819.883.506.0915.0046.43
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter136470581051751973743611723238.223.280.402.68218941513.256.179.262.0007.0222.813.253.7024.7439.05
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter63223214580103231118203115.202.238.372.6108318238.265.170.229.0004.6234.457.454.2022.3040.00
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12645742108212657163816020303.236.296.330.62615129500.347.094.166.0007.6032.004.211.2076.1726.85
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1234224810922124680139106400010.258.327.486.81320547465.291.228.318.0008.3922.802.725.1617.5843.12
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter6772207269565139810032527820550760261444.256.318.462.78010202472444.286.206.308.0008.3920.742.474.0922.0743.72
Miami Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1464965912233215530146116104410.246.309.411.72020450547.290.165.256.0008.4121.212.522.7433.0740.98
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter571441231415170083700001.215.257.361.6185210152.255.146.201.0005.2624.344.633.2928.8032.26
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter317771621251162000102.208.262.338.60026584.250.130.208.0007.1423.813.332.3838.5031.25
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625206213132222715247121106310.251.312.445.75723255574.284.194.291.0008.2121.072.573.7823.9742.51
Average Minor - Per 162 games162596801543432598844714331648.258.312.450.76226861653.297.192.276.0007.1221.863.073.7824.1639.96

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2015New York YankeesALMLBnya33Rel34000.0010100100.20000100011.50----13.50--0.00-12.13
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100100.20000100011.50----13.50--0.00-9.00
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100100.20000100011.50----13.50--0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings000.003300330003300220.000003300003301.50----13.50--0.00-9.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1999Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl181B45--38430832422414.9819.20------4697.875.0
2000Danville Braves AppRkatl191B31--2579317269266.9898.58------4077.547.0
2001Danville Braves AppRkatl201B39--27619826303295.9747.56------4097.557.4
2002Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAmin211B40--31329338345342.9918.55------6363.529.4
2002Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAmin21OF3--3---331.0001.00------634.82.2
2003Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min22OF1--2---221.0002.00------1170.90.7
2003Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min221B110--88984695979973.9948.85------11794.080.9
2003Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min221B110--88984695979973.9948.85------11794.080.9
2004Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min231B19--16120116182181.9959.53------19100.014.1
2004New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin231B121--875127179010191002.9838.28------12299.286.4
2005Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin241B124--979811110010711060.9908.55------13492.586.1
2005Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin24OF7--3-1-43.7500.43------1345.24.9
2006Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25OF23--3111-3332.9701.39------14016.416.1
2006Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin251B121--99012489111221114.9939.21------14086.484.6
2007Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin26OF74--12822-132130.9851.76------10769.251.4
2007Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin261B30--24628423278274.9869.13------10728.020.8
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26DH13---------------3141.98.0
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26RF1183---331.0003.000.38-----313.20.6
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26LF52194-1-54.8000.800.21-----3116.13.1
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin261B8763574-561611.0007.630.97-----3125.84.9
2008Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin271B71--51944755570563.9887.93------13851.449.3
2008Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin27OF49--894119493.9891.90------13835.534.0
2009Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit28RF64--136-2-138136.9862.13------7288.944.8
2009Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit281B1--7--2771.0007.00------721.40.7
2009Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit28LF5--11---11111.0002.20------726.93.5
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28RF3938343764--80801.0002.050.23-----8247.624.2
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28LF151512724---24241.0001.600.19-----8218.39.3
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit281B302925524637126284283.9969.431.11-----8236.618.6
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29DH1---------------1580.60.6
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29RF48463979843-105102.9712.130.26-----15830.429.6
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit291B11210692489388970990981.9918.761.06-----15870.969.1
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29LF1183---331.0003.000.38-----1580.60.6
2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30RF9078659155211158157.9941.740.24-----14860.855.6
2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit301B342926025717327277274.9898.061.05-----14823.021.0
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit311B726552950048546553548.9917.611.04-----14549.744.4
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31DH4---------------1452.82.5
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31RF6658467103341110106.9641.610.23-----14545.540.7
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit321B838061867152673729723.9928.711.17-----14457.651.2
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32RF32251963711-3938.9741.190.19-----14422.219.8
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32DH6---------------1444.23.7
2014Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia331B12912210809901071310311101097.9888.501.02-----14688.479.6
2014Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia33RF97608---881.0000.890.13-----1466.25.6
2015New York YankeesALMLBnya341B211010110312-101151151.0005.481.14-----5736.813.0
2015New York YankeesALMLBnya34LF41164---441.0001.000.25-----577.02.5
2015New York YankeesALMLBnya34DH4---------------577.02.5
2015New York YankeesALMLBnya34RF241714830---30301.0001.250.20-----5742.114.8
2015New York YankeesALMLBnya34P1---------------571.80.6
MLB Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B489448383037173653736041194082.9918.351.07-----4890.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 8 season(s)-   RF30927022785101492533524.9831.700.23-----3090.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH28---------------280.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 4 season(s)-   LF251917035-1-3635.9721.400.21-----250.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B347--27412773027130483018.9908.70------3470.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF153--251751263258.9811.69------1530.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF64--136-2-138136.9862.13------640.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF5--11---11111.0002.20------50.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B121--875127179010191002.9838.28------1210.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B239--19391881320621402127.9948.90------2390.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B40--31329338345342.9918.55------400.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--3---331.0001.00------30.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B115--917581975994975.9818.48------1150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1999Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl18--45--------
2000Danville Braves AppRkatl19--31--------
2001Danville Braves AppRkatl20--39--------
2002Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAmin21--40------3-
2003Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min22--220------1-
2004Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min23--19--------
2004New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin23--121--------
2005Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin24--124------7-
2006Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25--121------23-
2007Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin26--30------74-
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26--8---5-1-13
2008Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin27--71------49-
2009Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit28--1---5-64--
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28--30---15-39--
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29--112---1-48-1
2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30--34-----90--
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31--72-----66-4
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32--83-----32-6
2014Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia33--129-----9--
2015New York YankeesALMLBnya341-21---4-24-4

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Surprise RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor2425971328919300072700000.289.337.6801.0176619104.311.391.4646.7325.963.868.6510.7867.86
2007Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2621447930170001100001.205.205.341.54615444.250.136.1360.0025.000.002.2744.0044.44
2008Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB271525451014003900001.200.286.360.6469228.267.160.28010.7132.143.003.5725.0040.00
2009Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB282951171530411108700001.294.390.588.97830759.275.294.47113.5611.860.886.7812.7546.67
2010Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB292262813414160031610200.210.250.500.75031968.205.290.3394.4123.535.335.8815.5069.23
2011Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB302348510300712101400101.208.339.271.61013359.286.063.25016.9523.731.400.000.0030.00
2012Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB312261814304170032100002.230.266.475.74129764.278.245.2954.6932.817.006.2515.2550.00
2013Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3216417111014005710102.268.354.366.72015248.294.098.22010.4214.581.402.0841.0018.18
2013Pittsburgh PiratesDiv SeriesMLB3222000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2014Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB331960712203100021700000.200.226.383.60923562.225.183.2173.2327.428.504.8420.0041.67
2015New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3421514930020031200102.176.218.235.45312355.225.059.1185.4521.824.000.000.0033.33
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs25971328919300072700000.289.337.6801.0176619104.311.391.4646.7325.963.868.6510.7867.86
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs188443679823118782237114205010.221.281.400.68117742487.253.179.2627.6023.413.083.7024.6142.86
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs22000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2009NL Rookie of the Month (July)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2015-12-191BFree Agent -InternationalContractSigned with Yomiuri (Japan)  
2015-08-211BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Yankees  
2015-08-131BNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for AssignmentTeam Roster on 2015-08-13
2015-08-061BNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($0m)Team Roster on 2015-08-06
2015-08-061BFree Agent -Free Agent--Refused minor league assignment, declared free agent  
2015-08-011BNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for AssignmentTeam Roster on 2015-08-01
2014-12-201BNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Marlins with Nathan Eovaldi and Domingo German to Yankees for Martin Prado and David PhelpsTeam Roster on 2014-12-20
2013-12-101b-rfMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract for 2014-2014 ($7.75m)Team Roster on 2013-12-10
2013-12-031b-rfFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentNon-tendered, declared free agency  
2013-11-251b-rfPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for AssignmentTeam Roster on 2013-11-25
2013-01-191b-rfPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($4.5m) Avoiding arbitrationTeam Roster on 2013-01-19
2012-05-071b-rfPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActive--Team Roster on 2012-05-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2008-12-22ContractSigned by Pirates to minor league contract 
2002-05-24ContractSigned by Twins 
2002-05-21Released by Braves 
1999-06-18Contractsigned 
* 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
2007Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll26380,000-73730-2,459,737380,000380,000
2009Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll28400,000-72432-2,746,792400,000780,000
2010Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll29425,000-57420372,812,412400,0001,205,000
2011Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll30455,500-56215382,722,607414,0001,660,500
2012Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll312,250,000-31412662,954,887480,0003,910,500
2013Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll324,500,000-221876++3,021,531490,0008,410,5002013-01-19 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($4.5m) Avoiding arbitration
2014Miami MarlinsTeam Payroll332,750,000-3195653,256,497500,00011,160,5002013-12-10 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2014-2014 ($7.75m)
2015New York YankeesTeam Payroll345,000,0006.1242321275++3,571,283507,50016,160,5002015-08-06 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($0m)
* 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