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Grady SizemoreHigh Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2015 MLB Years: 2004-2015
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PositionsCF-885, OF-501, LF-91, RF-72, DH-43, 1B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGrady Sizemore
Height6-2Weight205BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 2,1982 [35.202]PlaceSeattle,Washington
High SchoolCascade (Everett,WA)

DraftedSelected by the Montreal Expos in the 3rd round (75th overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$2,000,000Signing ScoutsScott GoldbyService Time10.029 (2015)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2001-MON-#6 ... 2002-MON-#3 ... 2003-CLE-#7 ... 2004-MLB-#9 ... 2004-CLE-#1
MLB DebutJuly 21,2004 [21.353]
OrganizationsCLE [10] MON [3] PHI [2] BOS [1] TBA [1] Awards10Awards Voting4-84
TBC Player ID7044Retrosheet IDsizeg001MLBAM ID429713
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000Gulf Coast ExposGCLRkmon-of1755205316083114162232462001.293.380.376.7567712236.328.083.263.3469.7510.171.040.42205.0020.00
2001Clinton LumberKingsMidwAmon-of18123451641211642613211819240547.268.381.335.71615122541.329.067.293.32614.9717.011.140.37225.5018.18
2002Brevard County ManateesFSLA+mon-of1975256376615402699364120236.258.351.348.6998919296.304.090.230.31312.1613.851.140.000.0028.79
2002Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle20of1947172315993320147333011021.343.451.483.9348315207.403.140.372.41115.9414.490.911.4557.3325.42
2002Totals for A+-A+         122428681252473462316697131257.292.392.402.79417234503.343.110.287.35413.7214.121.030.60142.6727.20
2003Akron AerosEastAAcle17of2012849696151261113781094673111515.304.373.480.85323850559.333.176.270.3698.2313.061.592.3338.1533.11
2004Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle17of21101418731202388511510427281406.287.360.438.79818339473.327.151.263.3498.8815.221.711.6952.2532.50
2004Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24cf214313815346242420143450200.246.333.406.7395612159.294.160.275.3258.8121.382.432.5234.5035.29
2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24cf2215864011118537112281221052132752117.289.348.484.83231070706.334.195.295.3597.3718.702.543.1229.0937.84
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24cf231626551341905311287622678153131482.290.375.533.90834992751.339.243.386.38310.3920.371.963.7323.3948.42
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24cf2416262811817434524783310101155170293.277.390.462.85229063748.333.185.382.37313.5020.721.533.2126.1736.21
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24cf251576341011703953390385981301102145.268.374.502.87631877745.290.234.440.37613.1517.451.334.4319.2145.29
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24cf26106436731082061864138609242114.248.343.445.78819444503.275.197.346.34611.9318.291.533.5824.2240.74
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24cf27331281527620134293520101.211.271.289.560378140.287.078.164.2546.4325.003.890.000.0029.63
2011Akron AerosEastAAcle-cf28620183003002200001.400.455.5501.00511322.444.150.250.4399.099.091.000.000.0037.50
2011Columbus ClippersILAAAcle-cf2828120012002300001.250.400.6251.0255110.250.375.625.43620.0030.001.5010.008.0050.00
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         8282103015004500002.357.438.5711.00916432.409.214.357.43812.5015.631.253.1328.0040.00
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24cf28712683460211103202188560314.224.285.422.70711332295.284.198.257.3076.1028.814.723.3926.8053.33
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi24cf-lf3111465131012005700000.283.353.370.72317251.316.087.196.3279.8013.731.401.9646.0015.38
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos38lf-cf3152185144010221550194100106.216.288.324.6126014205.266.108.238.2769.2720.002.160.9892.5035.00
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24lf316016221419231211143500004.253.313.389.7026314176.306.136.222.3127.9519.892.501.7054.0034.15
2014Totals for MLB-MLB         1123473581194527613376001010.233.299.354.65312328381.285.121.231.2938.6619.952.301.3169.4034.57
2015Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tba17lf32623464002002500000.261.320.435.75510425.333.174.261.3268.0020.002.500.000.0066.67
2015Durham BullsILAAAtba21rf32418140001000200102.222.211.222.4334019.235.000.000.1850.0010.530.000.000.000.00
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         10415104003002700102.244.273.341.61414444.286.097.146.2664.5515.913.500.000.0040.00
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24rf32399842450060062300002.245.288.296.584295104.320.051.112.2615.7722.123.830.000.0020.83
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba24lf3258175204512062733143720101.257.318.429.7477518192.293.172.251.3247.2919.272.643.1329.1740.00
2015Totals for MLB-MLB         97273246917063333206020103.253.307.381.68810423296.303.128.201.3026.7620.273.002.0345.5033.33
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter1101414766010982524715051814347483952678193449.265.349.457.80618944494724.309.192.332.00010.2220.151.973.1827.6540.89
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter558211334461010533292609648272351325171030.289.376.411.7878681672439.332.122.274.00011.1514.391.291.1972.8627.38
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1184908013924810561510498481509.284.355.427.78220942553.322.143.253.0008.8615.191.711.8149.0030.22
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13451697159291113811094875111516.308.376.483.85924953581.337.175.269.0008.2612.911.562.2439.6933.33
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter128451721312873482316717631257.290.389.404.79318238528.342.114.286.00013.4514.391.070.57150.3329.01
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter123451641211642613211819240547.268.381.335.71615122541.329.067.293.00014.9717.011.140.37225.5018.18
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter55205316083114162232462001.293.380.376.7567712236.328.083.263.0009.7510.171.040.42205.0020.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter89235276019482164313945813443430816658173436.269.357.473.83016673984047.312.204.352.00010.6320.161.903.4325.3741.98
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter99260256514231811205800006.250.304.354.6589219280.312.104.181.0007.1420.712.901.0786.6729.23
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter52185144010221550194100106.216.288.324.6126014205.266.108.238.0009.2720.002.160.9892.5035.00
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter58175204512062733143720101.257.318.429.7477518192.293.172.251.0007.2919.272.643.1329.1740.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16261097162377227621771140101357.265.349.457.80627966695.309.192.332.00010.2220.151.973.1827.6540.89
Average Minor - Per 162 games162613100177301087528147910291539.289.376.411.78725248708.332.122.274.00011.1514.391.291.1972.8627.38

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2000Gulf Coast Expos GCLRkmon171B1---------------551.81.7
2000Gulf Coast Expos GCLRkmon17OF49--114332120117.9752.39------5589.181.7
2001Clinton LumberKings MidwAmon18OF114--237371247240.9722.11------12392.783.8
2002Kinston Indians CaroA+cle19OF42--7314-7874.9491.76------4789.430.2
2002Brevard County Manatees FSLA+mon19OF71--126431133130.9771.83------7594.752.2
2003Akron Aeros EastAAcle20OF125--28364-293289.9862.31------12897.788.7
2004Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle21OF100--252712260259.9962.59------10199.069.4
2004Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21CF4238348105-1-106105.9912.500.30-----4397.725.9
2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22CF1551521370373331379376.9922.430.27-----15898.195.7
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23DH11--------------1620.60.6
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23CF1601591379409731419416.9932.600.30-----16298.898.8
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24DH1---------------1620.60.6
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24CF1601571409399422405403.9952.520.29-----16298.898.8
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25DH6---------------1573.83.7
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25CF1511511338382221386384.9952.540.29-----15796.293.2
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26DH14---------------10613.28.6
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26CF92928062591--2602601.0002.830.32-----10686.856.8
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27CF323126964-1-6564.9852.000.24-----3397.019.8
2011Akron Aeros EastAAcle28CF5--7---771.0001.40------683.33.5
2011Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle28CF2--1---111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28CF565647912312-126124.9842.210.26-----7178.934.6
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi31RF2--2-1-32.6671.00------1118.21.4
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi31CF5--8---881.0001.60------1145.53.5
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi31LF3--4---441.0001.33------1127.32.1
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31RF12119512---12121.0001.000.13-----6020.07.4
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31RF141412420-1-2120.9521.430.16-----5226.98.6
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31CF1812120361-137371.0002.060.31-----5234.611.1
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31CF764712---12121.0001.710.26-----6011.74.3
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31LF2422190442--46461.0001.920.24-----5246.214.8
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31LF281918138-1-3938.9741.360.21-----6046.717.3
2015Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba32LF4--5---551.0001.25------666.73.0
2015Durham Bulls ILAAAtba32RF2--1---111.0000.50------450.01.4
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba32RF1412902311-2524.9601.710.27-----5824.18.6
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba32DH10---------------5817.26.2
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32RF282117844-1-4544.9781.570.25-----3971.817.3
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba32LF29211854411-4645.9781.550.24-----5850.017.9
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32LF321531--441.0001.330.27-----397.71.9
MLB Totals for CF - 9 season(s)-   CF873854756521621914621952181.9942.500.29-----8730.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF846457112942-135133.9851.580.23-----840.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF68584879913-103100.9711.470.21-----680.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH321--------------320.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF100--252712260259.9962.59------1000.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF7--9---991.0001.29------70.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF4--3-1-43.7500.75------40.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF3--4---441.0001.33------30.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF125--28364-293289.9862.31------1250.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF5--7---771.0001.40------50.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF113--199571211204.9671.81------1130.00.0
A+ Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF4--5---551.0001.25------40.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF114--237371247240.9722.11------1140.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF49--114332120117.9752.39------490.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2000Gulf Coast Expos GCLRkmon17--1------49-
2001Clinton LumberKings MidwAmon18---------114-
2002Kinston Indians CaroA+cle19---------42-
2002Brevard County Manatees FSLA+mon19---------71-
2003Akron Aeros EastAAcle20---------125-
2004Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle21---------100-
2004Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21-------42---
2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22-------155---
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23-------160--1
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24-------160--1
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25-------151--6
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26-------92--14
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27-------32---
2011Akron Aeros EastAAcle28-------5---
2011Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle28-------2---
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28-------56---
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi31------352--
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31------28712--
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31------241814--
2015Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba32------4----
2015Durham Bulls ILAAAtba32--------2--
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba32------29-14-10
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32------3-28--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Team USAArizona Fall LgMinor20113611170216006600000.472.548.6671.21524342.552.195.36114.2914.291.002.3836.0017.65
2006Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB2320651121551121371020002.323.405.6001.005391174.370.277.3549.4613.511.431.3565.0052.38
2007Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB2418614701270121010103.115.154.246.40015365.100.131.1483.0815.385.003.0830.5042.86
2008Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB25164512153257205930000.333.434.8221.256371053.323.489.6449.4316.981.809.439.0066.67
2009Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB261962122222194041100000.355.394.500.89431566.420.145.2746.0616.672.751.5262.0022.73
2010Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB271744816203134012500000.364.500.6141.11427556.361.250.61421.438.930.425.3614.6731.25
2010Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2724641116103701111311000.250.368.406.77426477.271.156.31314.2916.881.183.9021.3325.00
2011Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB28410111000112100000.100.250.200.4502112.111.100.30016.678.330.500.000.00100.00
2014Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB3113426132012003400002.310.356.429.78518345.324.119.1906.678.891.332.2242.0023.08
2015Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3220526110004004730001.212.305.212.51711059.244.000.0776.7811.861.750.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs113611170216006600000.472.548.6671.21524342.552.195.36114.2914.291.002.3836.0017.65
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs15144571122161016611265070101108.274.360.463.82320642507.294.189.3159.8613.811.403.1627.8134.43

Awards [10]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2003Double-A All-Star (OF) ... Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (OF) ... Eastern League All-Star Team (OF) ... Eastern League Rookie of the Year ... All-Star Futures Game MVP (United States)5
2006Cleveland Indians Player of the Year1
2007American League Gold Glove (Outfielder)1
2008AL Silver Slugger Award (OF) ... Major League 1st All-Star (end of season) (OF) ... American League Gold Glove (Outfielder)3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2015-11-03DHFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency  
2015-08-02DHTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Durham (AAA)Team Roster on 2015-08-02
2015-07-28DHTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)YMinors--Reinstated to active rosterTeam Roster on 2015-07-28
2015-07-25DHTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)YRestricted--Placed on temporary inactive listTeam Roster on 2015-07-25
2015-07-21DHTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Durham (AAA)Team Roster on 2015-07-21
2015-06-29DHTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minorsTeam Roster on 2015-06-29
2015-06-22DHTampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (A+)Team Roster on 2015-06-22
2015-06-16CFTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League ContractTeam Roster on 2015-06-16
2015-06-01CFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Phillies  
2015-05-29CFPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for AssignmentTeam Roster on 2015-05-29
2014-10-24CFPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($2m) [Extension]Team Roster on 2014-10-24
2014-07-11CFPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minorsTeam Roster on 2014-07-11
2014-06-26CFPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-06-26
2014-06-24CFPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contractTeam Roster on 2014-06-24
2014-06-20CFFree Agent -Free Agent--Cleared Waivers and Became a Free Agent  
2014-06-18CFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Red Sox  
2014-06-17CFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for AssignmentTeam Roster on 2014-06-17
2014-01-23CFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0.75m)Team Roster on 2014-01-23
2012-10-29CFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency  
2012-04-04CFCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Back surgeryTeam Roster on 2012-04-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2011-11-23ContractSigned by Indians 
2011-10-31Free AgentGranted free agency 
2011-09-05InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-07-18InjuredDisabled -- Right knee contusion 
2011-05-27InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-05-16InjuredDisabled -- Right knee contusion 
2011-04-17InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-03-30InjuredDisabled -- Left knee surgery 
2010-06-01InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2010-05-19InjuredDisabled -- Bone Bruise On His Left Knee 
2009-10-14InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-09-11InjuredDisabled -- Left elbow surgery 
2009-06-23InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-05-31InjuredDisabled -- Left elbow synovitis 
2002-06-27TradeTraded by Expos with Cliff Lee, Brandon Phillips and Lee Stevens to Indians for Tim Drew and Bartolo Colon. 
2000-06-16Contractsigned 
* 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
2000Montreal Expos-172,000,000-------2,000,000Signing Bonus out of 2000 Draft (3rd round - 75th overall)
2004Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll21300,000-75550-2,070,100300,0002,300,000
2005Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll22318,300-72627202,189,055300,0002,618,300
2006Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll23500,000-49919372,365,072327,0003,118,300
2007Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll24916,667-42717472,459,737380,0004,034,967
2008Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll253,166,666-2601072++2,696,252390,0007,201,633
2009Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll264,766,666-187677++2,746,792400,00011,968,299
2010Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll275,766,666-151484++2,812,412400,00017,734,965
2011Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll287,666,666-110388++2,722,607414,00025,401,631
2014Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll31750,000-48719473,256,497500,00026,151,6312014-01-23 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0.75m)
2014-06-24 - Signed to minor league contract
2014Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll31750,000-48724473,256,497500,00026,151,6312014-01-23 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0.75m)
2014-06-24 - Signed to minor league contract
2015Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll322,000,00010.02939112573,571,283507,50028,151,6312014-10-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($2m) [Extension]
2015-06-16 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2015Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll322,000,00010.02939110573,571,283507,50028,151,6312014-10-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($2m) [Extension]
2015-06-16 - Signed to Minor League Contract
* 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