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A.J. PierzynskiTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2016 MLB Years: 1998-2016
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PositionsC-2506, DH-32, OF-3, 1B-3Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAnthony John Pierzynski
Height6-3Weight220BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 30,1976 [41.228]PlaceBridgehampton,New York
High SchoolDr. Phillips (Orlando,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (71st overall) of the 1994 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsBrad WeitzelService Time16.100 (2016)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1997-MIN-#10
MLB DebutSeptember 9,1998 [21.253]
OrganizationsMIN [10] CHA [8] ATL [2] BOS [1] SFN [1] SLN [1] TEX [1] Awards3Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID596Retrosheet IDpiera001MLBAM ID150229
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1994Gulf Coast TwinsGCLRkmin-c174315221448111902121900203.289.337.375.7125710166.321.086.151.3187.2311.451.580.60152.0022.73
1995Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin-c1856205296813174502142300116.332.373.507.88010421220.347.175.234.3836.3610.451.643.1829.2930.88
1995Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAmin-c1822841026512140021000101.310.322.464.78639887.329.154.179.3402.3011.495.002.3042.0030.77
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         78289399418295902163300217.325.358.495.85314329307.341.170.218.3715.2110.752.062.9332.1130.85
1996Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAmin-c1911443148118303770042253206110.274.308.406.71417540461.294.132.174.3114.7711.502.411.5261.5733.90
1997Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min-c201184124911523196421165961419.279.313.405.71816733439.305.126.167.3153.6413.443.692.0545.7828.70
1998New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin-c2159212306311031702102522144.297.333.392.7258314227.324.095.132.3154.4111.012.501.3270.6722.22
1998Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-c21592082953727303192402124.255.284.409.6938516220.258.154.207.2974.0910.912.673.1829.7130.19
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11842059116182104733194924268.276.309.400.70916830447.292.124.169.3064.2510.962.582.2442.0025.86
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin9c21710130001001210100.300.385.300.6853013.333.000.100.3197.6915.382.000.000.000.00
1999Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-c22672282959100125001629020011.259.307.316.6237211246.293.057.127.2846.5011.791.810.41228.0018.64
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin9c22922362003001410000.273.333.364.6978224.333.091.136.3164.1716.674.000.000.0033.33
2000New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin-c2362228366817243400822904013.298.341.443.78410123249.311.145.180.3423.218.842.751.6157.0033.82
2000Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-c234115522521414251152212313.335.354.516.8708019166.364.181.213.3693.0113.254.402.4138.7536.54
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         103383581203138591113441027116.313.346.473.81918142415.331.160.193.3523.1310.603.381.9347.8835.00
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26c2333881227512111051420101.307.354.455.80940896.342.148.216.3535.2114.582.802.0844.0029.63
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26c241143815111033275517165741347.289.322.441.76316842405.322.152.178.3243.9514.073.561.7354.4338.18
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26c25130440541323166491213611123114.300.334.439.77319343469.335.139.166.3362.7713.014.691.2873.3332.58
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26c2613748763152353117431245515251213.312.360.464.82422649533.331.152.205.3504.5010.322.292.0644.2732.24
2004San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn36c271314714512828211770119271523427.272.319.410.72919341510.268.138.176.3153.735.291.422.1642.8232.03
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12c281284606111821018560223681211513.257.308.420.72819339497.267.163.209.3144.6313.682.963.6225.5633.05
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12c29140509651502401664102272831610.295.333.436.76922240543.318.141.187.3304.0513.263.272.9531.8126.67
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12c30136472541242401450112566813521.263.309.403.71219038509.278.140.193.3094.9112.972.642.7533.7130.65
2008Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12c31134534661503111360101971836514.281.312.416.72822245570.300.135.172.3153.3312.463.742.2841.0830.00
2009Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12c32138504571512211349112452133618.300.331.425.75621436535.312.125.173.3274.499.722.172.4338.7723.84
2010Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12c3312847443128290956341539662217.270.300.388.68818438503.278.118.148.3022.987.752.601.7952.6729.69
2011Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-c34310220001000210000.200.273.200.4732011.250.000.000.2280.0018.180.000.000.000.00
2011Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12c3412946438133291848002333526619.287.323.405.72818838500.291.118.168.3154.606.601.431.6058.0028.57
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12c3513547968133184277700287881458.278.326.501.82724049520.280.223.282.3515.3815.002.795.1917.7436.84
2013Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-c3626010000000100000.167.167.167.334106.200.000.000.1480.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex12c36134503481372411770111176906214.272.297.425.72221442529.288.153.175.3132.0814.376.913.2129.5930.66
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos40c3772256196510143100940414211.254.286.348.6348915274.282.094.129.2783.2814.604.441.4664.0023.08
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln12c37308262020160151410002.244.295.305.60025388.284.061.110.2735.6815.912.801.1482.0015.00
2014Totals for MLB-MLB         1023382585121537011454514213.251.288.337.62511418362.283.086.124.2773.8714.923.861.3867.6021.18
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl15c3811340738122241949021937703219.300.339.430.76917534436.310.130.172.3334.368.491.952.0645.2227.87
2016Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl54d3939341001002200000.444.545.5561.1015111.571.112.333.47818.1818.181.000.000.0025.00
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl15c3981247155415022310629330113.219.246.304.5507517259.241.085.113.2382.3211.204.830.77123.5031.48
MLB Totals - 19 Season(s)Filter205972908072043407241889091523308895129315568241.280.319.420.73930626197813.296.140.181.0003.9411.462.912.4138.7830.30
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter64923403086731391245345613116291219231064.288.324.415.7399711962509.310.127.174.0004.6211.602.511.7952.0029.12
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter170601821663131281423077264318.276.311.398.70923946643.298.122.175.0004.6711.982.571.8750.0827.71
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter123446661322827510218481125417.296.335.415.75018537482.316.119.155.0003.739.962.671.4563.7128.03
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1184124911523196421165961419.279.313.405.71816733439.305.126.167.0003.6413.443.692.0545.7828.70
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13651558144354984042463207111.280.310.416.72621448548.300.136.175.0004.3811.502.631.6457.2233.33
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1023665311622286504284400319.317.363.454.81716632397.341.137.202.0007.0511.081.572.0245.7527.59
Chicago White Sox Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter10683896452108719871184607817947956202640120.279.318.424.74216533234177.291.145.191.0004.2911.472.682.8233.0229.71
Minnesota Twins Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter4301428184430106122619361060193345131735.301.341.447.7886381441540.331.146.185.0003.9012.533.221.6954.9233.49
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1946545317639111721225661033332.269.305.382.68725051695.284.113.150.0003.609.502.641.5859.4528.98
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter134503481372411770111176906214.272.297.425.72221442529.288.153.175.0002.0814.376.913.2129.5930.66
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1314714512828211770119271523427.272.319.410.72919341510.268.138.176.0003.735.291.422.1642.8232.03
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter72256196510143100940414211.254.286.348.6348915274.282.094.129.0003.2814.604.441.4664.0023.08
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter308262020160151410002.244.295.305.60025388.284.061.110.0005.6815.912.801.1482.0015.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625746316132215721224701024519.280.319.420.73924149615.296.140.181.0003.9411.462.912.4138.7830.30
Average Minor - Per 162 games162584771683531186132973526216.288.324.415.73924249626.310.127.174.0004.6211.602.511.7952.0029.12

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1994Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin17C30--1982882234226.9667.53-----104369.850.0
1995Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin18C49--37271123455443.9749.04-----115687.576.6
1995Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin181B1--41--551.0005.00------561.81.6
1995Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAmin18C20--1193410-163153.9397.65-----42290.914.3
1996Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAmin19C95--65680206756736.9747.75-----2211483.369.9
1996Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAmin19OF3--2-1-32.6670.67------1142.62.2
1997Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min20C105--66178106749739.9877.04-----1811889.075.5
1997Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min201B2--16--116161.0008.00------1181.71.4
1998New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin21C57--4093723448446.9967.82-----25996.640.1
1998Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin21C59--3663073403396.9836.71-----559100.041.3
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21C6--332-135351.0005.83-4180.0-785.73.7
1999Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin22C63--3764571428421.9846.68-----36794.044.7
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22C9--352-137371.0004.11-1150.019100.05.6
2000New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin23C50--3043162341335.9826.70-----46280.635.2
2000Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin23C38--2632031286283.9907.45-----34192.726.6
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23C32-23616010-31701701.0005.310.7210662.523397.019.8
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24C110-90161144107665655.9855.950.73442167.7411496.567.9
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24DH1---------------1140.90.6
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25C124-10357564233801798.9966.440.77451970.3213095.477.0
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26C13513111658434666895889.9936.590.76462069.7513798.583.3
2004San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27C11811710226975616754753.9996.380.74511577.3713190.172.8
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28C12812411178034818852851.9996.650.76792377.57128100.079.0
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29C13212611257956234860857.9976.490.76902578.31014094.381.5
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30C13011610587964626844842.9986.480.80622075.61413695.680.2
2008Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31C13112711349135498976967.9917.380.85962182.1513497.880.4
2009Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32C13112411048795058934929.9957.090.84993076.7713894.980.9
2009Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32DH1---------------1380.70.6
2010Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33C12712310928656155931926.9957.290.85752773.5312899.278.4
2011Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha34C2--82--10101.0005.00-2-100.0-366.71.4
2011Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34C12011210088176544886882.9957.350.88942479.7412993.074.1
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35C12612110718997168976970.9947.700.91762773.8813593.377.8
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35DH5---------------1353.73.1
2013Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex36C1--52-2771.0007.00-1233.3-250.00.7
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex36C11911110058926528959957.9988.040.95492467.1613488.873.0
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex36DH12---------------1349.07.4
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37C64605404642832495492.9947.690.9138980.957288.939.5
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37C2320181155621163161.9887.000.8912285.7-3076.714.2
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37DH5---------------726.93.1
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38C1071049097294427775773.9977.220.85672176.1511394.766.0
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38DH1---------------1130.90.6
2016Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl39C1--21--331.0003.00------333.31.8
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl39C64595324572345484480.9927.500.90431475.458179.039.8
MLB Totals for C - 19 season(s)-   C193615751623512599825681011349213424.9956.930.83108135075.510019360.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH25---------------250.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C162--10139717511271110.9856.85-2-100.0111620.00.0
AA Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C108--7187087796788.9907.30-1233.361080.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C105--66178106749739.9877.04-----181050.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--16--116161.0008.00------20.00.0
A Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C115--775114306919889.9677.73-----261150.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--2-1-32.6670.67------30.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C80--572100205692672.9718.40-----21800.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--41--551.0005.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1994Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin17-30---------
1995Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin18-491--------
1995Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAmin18-20---------
1996Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAmin19-95-------3-
1997Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min20-1052--------
1998New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin21-57---------
1998Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin21-59---------
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21-6---------
1999Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin22-63---------
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22-9---------
2000New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin23-50---------
2000Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin23-38---------
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23-32---------
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24-110--------1
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25-124---------
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26-135---------
2004San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27-118---------
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28-128---------
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29-132---------
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30-130---------
2008Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31-131---------
2009Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32-131--------1
2010Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33-127---------
2011Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha34-2---------
2011Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34-120---------
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35-126--------5
2013Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex36-1---------
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex36-119--------12
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37-64--------5
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37-23---------
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38-107--------1
2016Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl39-1---------
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl39-64---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB25516470114002200000.438.500.7501.25012218.462.312.43811.1111.111.005.5616.0028.57
2002Minnesota TwinsChamp. SeriesMLB25516140002010200100.250.235.250.4854017.267.000-.0630.0011.760.000.000.000.00
2003Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB26413130011002000011.231.333.462.7956115.167.231.38513.330.000.006.6713.0033.33
2005Chicago White SoxDiv SeriesMLB2839542024101010000.444.5451.3331.87812411.286.8891.1119.090.000.0018.184.50100.00
2005Chicago White SoxChamp. SeriesMLB28518130012011601000.167.211.333.5446120.182.166.1675.0030.006.005.0018.0033.33
2005Chicago White SoxWorld SeriesMLB28415342003102200001.267.353.400.7536217.308.133.33311.7611.761.000.000.0050.00
2006Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2914435182013012200001.419.444.535.97923345.425.116.1404.444.441.002.2243.0016.67
2007Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB301537480036005500101.216.302.459.76117343.167.243.37811.6311.631.006.9812.3337.50
2008Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB3119563153013011800003.268.281.375.65621457.298.107.1071.7514.048.001.7556.0026.67
2008Chicago White SoxDiv SeriesMLB31413151001012110000.385.500.462.9626116.417.077.15412.506.250.500.000.0020.00
2009Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB3220604181008000201203.300.290.317.60719163.300.017.0170.003.170.000.000.005.56
2010Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB3317584151017001400000.259.271.328.59919259.264.069.0861.696.784.001.6958.0013.33
2011Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB3416496103016004720001.204.291.327.61816455.220.123.2047.2712.731.751.8249.0040.00
2012Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB35175081541411003401100.300.333.660.99333955.256.360.4205.457.271.337.2712.5060.00
2013Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3621557186018100900302.327.310.491.80127758.354.164.1820.0015.520.001.7255.0038.89
2014Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB3714420115005000200002.262.262.381.64316542.275.119.1190.004.760.000.000.0045.45
2014St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB3726010001001100000.167.286.167.453107.200.000.16714.2914.291.000.000.000.00
2015Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3816414151004004100002.366.422.390.81216145.375.024.1228.892.220.250.000.006.67
2016Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB391233191005000200100.273.265.303.56810134.281.030.0300.005.880.000.000.0011.11
MLB Spring Training Totals - 11 yrs181524461522711266122046228015.290.314.414.72821740556.295.124.1603.608.272.302.1643.6726.32
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 4 yrs1651111931410117320011.373.467.7061.17336860.341.333.47111.675.000.436.6712.7542.11
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs1240280015022901100.200.233.275.50811144.226.075.0754.5520.454.502.2740.0012.50
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs415342003102200001.267.353.400.7536217.308.133.33311.7611.761.000.000.0050.00

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1995Appalachian League All-Star (C)1
2008American League Player of the Week (March 31-April 6)1
2012AL Silver Slugger Award (C)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-11-02CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency39.307  
2016-09-17CAtlanta BravesGulf Coast Braves (Rk)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL39.261Team Roster on 2016-09-17
2016-08-26CAtlanta BravesGulf Coast Braves (Rk)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to GCL Braves (Rk) for rehab39.239Team Roster on 2016-08-26
2016-08-17CAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained left hamstring39.230Team Roster on 2016-08-17
2015-11-12CAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($2m)38.317Team Roster on 2015-11-12
2015-11-03CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency38.308  
2015-01-08CAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($2m) $700k in incentives38.009Team Roster on 2015-01-08
2014-10-31cFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency37.305  
2014-07-26cSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0m)37.208Team Roster on 2014-07-26
2014-07-18cFree Agent -Free Agent--Cleared Waivers and Became a Free Agent37.200  
2014-07-16cFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Red Sox37.198  
2014-07-09cBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment37.191Team Roster on 2014-07-09
2013-12-04cBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0m)36.339Team Roster on 2013-12-04
2013-10-31cFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency36.305  
2013-05-21cTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL36.142Team Roster on 2013-05-21
2013-05-19cTexas RangersFrisco (AA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Frisco (AA) for rehab36.140Team Roster on 2013-05-19
2013-05-09cTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right oblique36.130Team Roster on 2013-05-09
2012-12-27cTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($7.5m)35.362Team Roster on 2012-12-27
2012-10-29CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency35.303  
2011-09-02cChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL34.246Team Roster on 2011-09-02
2011-08-16cChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Left wrist34.229Team Roster on 2011-08-16
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-09-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-08-16InjuredDisabled -- Bruised Left Wrist 
2010-12-03ContractSigned by White Sox 
2010-11-07Free AgentGranted free agency 
2007-09-29ContractSigned by White Sox (2-year extension) 
2005-12-19ContractSigned by White Sox (3-years) 
2005-01-06ContractSigned by White Sox (1-year) 
2004-12-16Released by Giants. 
2003-11-14TradeTraded by Twins with Cash to Giants for Boof Bonzer, Francisco Liriano and Joe Nathan. 
1994-06-09Contractsigned 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1998Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll21170,000-81225-1,276,192170,000170,000
1999Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll22200,000-80720-1,454,491200,000370,000
2000Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll23175,000-79527-1,394,248200,000545,000
2001Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll24210,000-73124191,897,758200,000755,000
2002Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll25250,000-62718312,011,045200,0001,005,000
2003Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll26365,000-53618342,163,527300,0001,370,000
2004San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll273,500,000-173681++2,070,100300,0004,870,000
2005Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll282,250,000-2881269++2,189,055300,0007,120,000
2006Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll294,000,000-179978++2,365,072327,00011,120,000
2007Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll305,500,000-146882++2,459,737380,00016,620,000
2008Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll315,850,000-1611083++2,696,252390,00022,470,000
2009Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll326,250,000-143883++2,746,792400,00028,720,000
2010Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll336,750,000-134886++2,812,412400,00035,470,000
2011Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll342,000,000-33117642,722,607414,00037,470,000
2012Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll356,000,000-153884++2,954,887480,00043,470,000
2013Texas RangersTeam Payroll367,500,000-130986++3,023,990490,00050,970,0002012-12-27 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($7.5m)
2014St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll378,250,000-134786++3,256,497500,00059,220,0002013-12-04 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0m)
2014-07-26 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0m)
2014Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll378,250,000-134986++3,256,497500,00059,220,0002013-12-04 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0m)
2014-07-26 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0m)
2015Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll382,000,00015.139115573,571,283507,50061,220,0002015-01-08 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($2m) $700k in incentives
2016Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll392,000,00016.137910583,498,245507,50063,220,0002015-11-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($2m)
* 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