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Nate RobertsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2014 MLB Years: 2002-2010
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PositionsP-426Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameNathan Daniel Robertson
Height6-2Weight215BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 3,1977 [40.287]PlaceWichita,Kansas
High SchoolMaize (Maize,KS)
CollegeWichita State University (Wichita,KS)

DraftedSelected by the Florida Marlins [Team Picks] in the 5th round (146th overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 15th round (449th overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 35th round (980th overall) of the 1995 Amateur Entry DraftService Time7.012 (2012)
MLB DebutSeptember 7,2002 [25.004]
OrganizationsDET [8] MIA [5] CHN [1] PHI [1] SEA [1] SLN [1] TEX [1] TOR [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID6778Retrosheet IDroben001MLBAM ID425146
RelationshipsBrother of Matt Robertson
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (60.58%) -- Slider (23.43%) -- Changeup (13.60%) -- Fastball (1.31%) -- Cutter (0.78%) -- Curveball (0.30%)
Fastball Velocity [2010] - 88.61
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts35Walks55Hittable37SO/BB46vsPower37Hitting7Durability54Team.496Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1997Wichita StateCollegeNCAAFrS/R19502.781789000058.0491918027520001.307.56--4.178.021.931.000-
1999Wichita StateCollegeNCAAJrST21804.1314140000080.2884837029770001.459.82--3.248.592.661.000-
1999Utica Blue SoxNYPLA-flo-ST21202.77550000026.0229808260001.157.62--2.779.003.251.000-
1999Kane County CougarsMidwAflo-ST21612.29880110051.0421413112330001.067.410.182.125.822.75.857-
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0812.4513130110077.0642321120590001.097.480.122.346.902.95.889-
2000Kane County CougarsMidwAflo-ST22025.09660000017.224131006150001.7012.23--3.067.642.50.000-
2001Brevard County ManateesFSLA+flo-ST231142.88191902000106.0954434343675101.308.040.253.645.671.56.733-
2002Portland Sea DogsEastAAflo-ST241093.42272703000163.0156776212501090201.268.610.662.766.022.18.526-
2002Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo32Rel240111.8861500108.01511113430002.2816.203.244.323.240.75.0008.36
2003Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet47ST25973.14242313110155.0145625414471020001.248.420.812.735.922.17.563-
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet59ST25125.44880000044.2552727623333001.7511.081.214.636.651.43.3334.84
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet37ST2612104.90343221011196.221011610730661555141.409.611.373.027.092.35.5454.52
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet37ST277164.48323202000196.22021139828651226171.369.241.282.975.581.88.3044.73
2006Detroit TigersALMLBdet29ST2813133.84323201000208.2206988929671376081.318.881.252.895.912.04.5004.72
2007Erie SeaWolvesEastAAdet-ST29100.0011000006.00000160000.17----1.509.006.001.000-
2007Detroit TigersALMLBdet29ST299134.76303000000177.2199989422631195131.4710.081.113.196.031.89.4094.62
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet29ST307116.35322840010168.221812411926621085021.6611.631.393.315.761.74.3894.99
2009Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet49ST31111.89550000019.0197414210001.219.000.471.899.955.25.500-
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet29S/R31235.4428622003049.2593330428352021.7510.690.725.076.341.25.4004.55
2010Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi-ST32113.37220000010.210540260001.128.44--1.695.063.00.500-
2010Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln36S/R32219.45633000020.032222156121001.9014.402.252.705.402.00.667-
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0327.34853000030.242272558181001.6312.331.472.355.282.25.600-
2010Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo39ST32685.47191810010100.011070611140611101.509.870.993.595.471.53.4294.48
2010Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31Rel320054.0020200101.05661221007.0045.009.0018.0018.001.00-18.08
2011Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea38ST33677.1418180100093.013587741438555101.8513.021.353.665.301.45.462-
2012Wichita WingnutsAmerAssocInd--ST34000.0033000008.04000160000.634.50--1.136.756.00--
2012Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn29Rel34028.1014014003020.030191864150001.7013.502.701.806.753.75.000-
2012Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAtor29S/R34018.0092700109.013982451001.8913.002.004.005.001.25.000-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0038.0723221004029.043282688201001.7613.342.482.486.212.50.000-
2013Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex29Rel35443.04450450013050.0452117023404001.358.05--4.117.151.74.500-
2014Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet47Rel36023.4314014006021.020138013121001.578.57--5.575.140.92.000-
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter57775.012231873640811148.01279696642160420775344261.479.991.253.286.051.85.4251.62
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter53423.9220311984102240766.07884023355826152417401.379.230.683.066.142.01.558-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter23264.70137538441240397.04492452084214126812101.4810.140.953.196.061.90.469-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1193.30282803000169.0156776212511150201.228.310.642.726.122.25.550-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1142.88191902000106.0954434343675101.308.040.253.645.671.56.733-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter633.0114140110068.2662723118480001.228.650.132.366.292.67.667-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter202.77550000026.0229808260001.157.62--2.779.003.251.000-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0033000008.04000160000.634.50--1.136.756.00--
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1303.56312290000138.113767550561290001.398.87--3.638.352.301.000-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter51684.871961682840511039.21149609564145374709323261.469.921.253.236.121.90.429-
Florida Marlins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter695.96251960020108.212581721444641101.5610.351.163.645.301.45.400-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0054.0020200101.05661221007.0045.009.0018.0018.001.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11155.01433671020220.024413312331801486151.479.991.253.286.051.85.4231.62
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15123.925834243170220.02261159617751505101.379.230.683.066.142.01.556-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002Portland Sea DogsEastAAflo-p242724251001000802000.208.208.250.4586126.313.042.042.2010.0030.770.000.000.0020.00
2002Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo32p2462000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet37p2613000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet37p27323000000000101000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2006Detroit TigersALMLBdet29p2826010001000300000.167.167.167.334106.333.000.000.1480.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet29p3024000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
2010Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln36p3223000000000101000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2010Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo39p321726251001002607002.192.250.231.4816135.250.039.115.2235.7117.143.000.000.0020.00
2012Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn29p3470100000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.691100.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter60442610020021508002.136.174.159.3337154.207.023.068.0003.7027.787.500.000.0016.67
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3627351001001903000.185.214.222.4366131.278.037.074.0003.2329.039.000.000.0020.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter93100000001101000.000.250.000.250005.000.000.333.00020.0020.001.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2724251001000802000.208.208.250.4586126.313.042.042.0000.0030.770.000.000.0020.00
Florida Marlins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2328251001002707002.179.233.214.4476137.238.035.107.0005.4118.923.500.000.0020.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3716010001000801000.063.063.063.1261017.125.000.000.0000.0047.060.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162119516300500541022005.136.174.159.333193146.207.023.068.0003.7027.787.500.000.0016.67
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621221423500500541014000.185.214.222.436275140.278.037.074.0003.2329.039.000.000.0020.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1999Utica Blue Sox NYPLA-flo21P5--25--771.0001.40------5100.06.7
1999Kane County Cougars MidwAflo21P8--13--441.0000.50------8100.05.8
2000Kane County Cougars MidwAflo22P6--14--551.0000.83------6100.04.3
2001Brevard County Manatees FSLA+flo23P19--216422218.8180.95------19100.014.1
2002Portland Sea Dogs EastAAflo24P27--424623428.8241.04------27100.019.3
2002Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo24P6-8-11-21.5000.170.13-----6100.03.7
2003Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet25P24--322513025.8331.04------24100.016.8
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P884426--881.0001.000.18-----8100.04.9
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P3432196425553429.8530.850.15-----34100.021.0
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P3232196824333532.9141.000.16-----32100.019.8
2006Detroit TigersALMLBdet28P323220810213-3431.9120.970.15-----32100.019.8
2007Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet29P1---------------1100.00.7
2007Detroit TigersALMLBdet29P3030178428223432.9411.070.18-----30100.018.5
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet30P3228168820112928.9660.880.17-----32100.019.8
2009Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet31P5--14--551.0001.00------5100.03.5
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet31P28649371-1110.9090.360.20-----28100.017.2
2010Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln32P6--121143.7500.50------6100.04.2
2010Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi32P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2010Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo32P1918100393-1512.8000.630.12-----19100.011.7
2010Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32P2-1-------------2100.01.2
2011Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea33P18--452-119.8180.50------18100.012.5
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn34P14--21--331.0000.21------14100.010.0
2012Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAtor34P9--12--331.0000.33------9100.06.3
2013Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex35P45--2111-1413.9290.29------45100.031.3
2014Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet36P14---91-109.9000.64------14100.09.8
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P2231861148421411911202183.9060.820.16-----2230.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P137--14571028171.8770.52------1370.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P28--424623428.8241.00------280.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P19--216422218.8180.95------190.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P14--27--991.0000.64------140.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5--25--771.0001.40------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1999Utica Blue Sox NYPLA-flo215----------
1999Kane County Cougars MidwAflo218----------
2000Kane County Cougars MidwAflo226----------
2001Brevard County Manatees FSLA+flo2319----------
2002Portland Sea Dogs EastAAflo2427----------
2002Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo246----------
2003Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2524----------
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet258----------
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet2634----------
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet2732----------
2006Detroit TigersALMLBdet2832----------
2007Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet291----------
2007Detroit TigersALMLBdet2930----------
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet3032----------
2009Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet315----------
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet3128----------
2010Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln326----------
2010Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi322----------
2010Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo3219----------
2010Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi322----------
2011Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea3318----------
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn3414----------
2012Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAtor349----------
2013Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex3545----------
2014Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet3614----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB28124.15660000021.23222102313001.6513.290.831.255.404.339.14.333
2006Detroit TigersDiv SeriesMLB280111.1211000005.212771010002.3119.061.590.001.59011.12.000
2006Detroit TigersChamp. SeriesMLB28100.0011000005.06000340001.8010.800.005.407.201.330.001.000
2006Detroit TigersWorld SeriesMLB28013.6011000005.05220330001.609.000.005.405.401.003.60.000
2007Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB29213.22660000022.1169811020001.186.450.404.038.062.003.63.667
2008Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB30112.79541000019.116661214000.947.450.470.936.527.002.79.500
2009Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB31000.0002-2002020.01600132000.957.200.451.350.900.670.00.000
2010Florida MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB32313.04743000026.220992825111.076.750.672.708.443.133.04.750
2011Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB33017.7132100007.01166027001.8614.140.002.579.003.507.71.000
2012Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB34009.0010100001.0311002003.0027.000.000.0018.0009.00.000
2013Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB35002.1912012000012.1633144000.834.380.732.922.921.002.19.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs762.974024160020130.3120564383287111.178.290.552.216.012.723.87.538
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs0111.1211000005.71277101002.1219.061.590.001.59011.12.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs100.0011000005.0600034001.8010.800.005.407.201.330.001.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs013.6011000005.0522033001.609.000.005.405.401.003.60.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2822000000001000000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.50033.330.000.000.000.000.00
2006Detroit TigersWorld SeriesMLB2810000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2911000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2008Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3012000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010Florida MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3272010001000001000.500.500.5001.000103.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs117010001001101000.143.250.143.393109.167.000.14311.1111.111.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs10000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-05-18PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Tigers36.257  
2014-04-12PDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)36.221Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-03-14PDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract36.192Team Roster on 2014-03-14
2013-11-10PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency36.068  
2013-08-20PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-Minors--Activated from temporarily inactive list35.351Team Roster on 2013-08-20
2013-08-18PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-Restricted--Placed on temporary inactive list35.349Team Roster on 2013-08-18
2013-04-07PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)35.216Team Roster on 2013-04-07
2013-01-22PTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract35.141Team Roster on 2013-01-22
2012-11-18PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency35.076  
2012-08-19PToronto Blue JaysLas Vegas (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL34.350Team Roster on 2012-08-19
2012-07-25PToronto Blue JaysLas Vegas (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured34.325Team Roster on 2012-07-25
2012-07-16PToronto Blue JaysLas Vegas (AAA)-MinorsMLB ActiveContract purchased from Wichita (Indy)34.316Team Roster on 2012-07-16
2012-05-31PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Cubs34.270  
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-02-18ContractSigned by Cubs 
2011-01-20ContractSigned by Mariners 
2010-09-10Released by Phillies 
2010-08-25ContractSigned by Phillies 
2010-07-27Released by Marlins 
2010-03-30TradeTraded by Marlins to Tigers for Jay Voss 
2009-08-28InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-06-28InjuredDisabled -- Mass in left elbow 
2009-05-21InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-05-14InjuredDisabled -- Low back muscle strain 
2008-01-16ContractSigned by Tigers (3-years) 
2007-01-16ContractSigned by Tigers to avoid arbitration 
2003-01-11TradeTraded by Marlins with Rob Henkel and Gary Knotts to Tigers for Jerrod Fuell and Mark Redman. 
1999-06-05Contractsigned 
* 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
2002Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll24200,000-75738-2,011,045200,000200,000
2003Detroit TigersTeam Payroll25300,000-70335-2,163,527300,000500,000
2004Detroit TigersTeam Payroll26305,000-70523212,070,100300,000805,000
2005Detroit TigersTeam Payroll27355,000-58522352,189,055300,0001,160,000
2006Detroit TigersTeam Payroll28402,500-53119342,365,072327,0001,562,500
2007Detroit TigersTeam Payroll293,260,000-2521269++2,459,737380,0004,822,500
2008Detroit TigersTeam Payroll304,250,000-2091577++2,696,252390,0009,072,500
2009Detroit TigersTeam Payroll317,000,000-129884++2,746,792400,00016,072,500
2010Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll3210,000,000-77192++2,812,412400,00026,072,500
2010Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll3210,000,000-77792++2,812,412400,00026,072,500
* 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