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Billy TraberHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1998-2010 MLB Years: 2003-2009
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
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PositionsP-298Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Henry Traber
Height6-5Weight205BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateSeptember 18,1979 [38.160]PlaceTorrance,California
High SchoolEl Segundo (El Segundo,CA)
CollegeLoyola Marymount University (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets in the 1st round (16th overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Toronto Blue Jays in the 58th round (1515th overall) of the 1997 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$400,000Signing ScoutsBob Minor
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2001-NYN-#8 ... 2002-CLE-#9 ... 2003-CLE-#8
MLB DebutApril 4,2003 [23.199]
OrganizationsCLE [3] WAS [2] BOS [1] NYA [1] NYN [1] SEA [1] Awards7
TBC Player ID7267Retrosheet IDtrabb001MLBAM ID407896
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts38Walks73Hittable35SO/BB63vsPower35Hitting2Durability57Team.518Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1998Loyola MarymountCollegeNCAAFrS/R18456.3321174300096.21337868035470001.7412.38--3.264.381.34.444-
1999Loyola MarymountCollegeNCAASo-ST19864.20201822001120.013568565371357001.4310.130.382.7810.133.65.571-
2000Loyola MarymountCollegeNCAAJr35ST201043.15181714000123.013069437381569001.379.510.512.7811.414.11.714-
2001St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-ST21652.66181800000101.2853630223794101.067.520.182.046.993.43.545-
2001Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-ST21434.43880000042.2502521413454101.4810.550.842.749.493.46.571-
2001Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-ST21011.2911000007.05310001100.716.43------0.00.000-
2001Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST01093.09272700000150.014064526361249301.168.330.362.147.373.44.526-
2002Akron AerosEastAAcle-ST221322.76181712200107.2993833820822001.118.280.671.676.854.10.867-
2002Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle62ST22433.29990000054.2582220312331101.289.550.491.985.432.75.571-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01752.94272612200161.0157605311321153101.168.700.611.776.383.59.773-
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle40S/R23695.243318151100111.213267651540886051.5410.641.213.227.092.20.4004.41
2005Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle-ST25224.98440000021.219121226131101.157.890.832.495.402.17.500-
2005Akron AerosEastAAcle45ST25322.65550000034.025111025270000.886.620.531.327.155.40.600-
2005Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle40S/R25375.7519127000076.2965949730555001.6411.270.823.526.461.83.300-
2005Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--S/R08114.83282170000131.014082711141956101.379.520.752.796.462.32.421-
2006New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAwas-ST26774.05212101000124.014362568261024101.3610.350.581.887.383.92.500-
2006Washington NationalsNLMLBwas40S/R26436.441587000043.0533331514250081.5511.011.042.915.191.79.5715.02
2007Columbus ClippersILAAAwas45S/R27232.9014410000040.040211327291001.178.930.451.566.474.14.400-
2007Washington NationalsNLMLBwas40Rel27224.7628226005039.2502221413270021.5911.340.912.956.132.08.5004.32
2008Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya61Rel28213.4040238009447.2461918313414001.248.690.572.457.743.15.667-
2008New York YankeesALMLBnya61Rel28007.0219019003016.223131337112021.8012.421.623.785.941.57-5.77
2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos40Rel29783.52387310012084.0883633825332101.349.390.852.673.521.32.467-
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos40Rel290012.2710100003.29552110002.7322.094.912.452.451.00-10.46
2010Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea33Rel30013.8670700107.05432271001.006.432.572.579.003.50.000-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter12145.659628681180212.0267140135297515280171.5911.181.213.146.362.03.4621.62
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter53453.592021089432224745.27593482995118254630701.269.110.612.186.553.00.541-
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter25313.93149569310224439.04812261933311530019401.359.790.672.346.112.61.446-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2073.12313012200183.0174746414381546101.158.500.681.867.524.05.741-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter873.06222200000122.01044842429925201.087.590.292.126.713.17.533-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter22154.42595279001339.23982151671211033816001.5010.550.322.918.963.07.595-
Washington Nationals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter655.64431033005082.110355529275200101.5711.170.982.935.641.93.545-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter695.243318151100111.213267651540886051.5410.641.213.227.092.20.400-
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter007.0219019003016.223131337112021.8012.421.623.785.941.57--
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0012.2710100003.29552110002.7322.094.912.452.451.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12145.659829691180220.0273143138307715680171.5911.181.213.146.362.03.4621.62
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings16133.595932271161220.02231028815531609201.269.110.612.186.553.00.552-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-p2185000000000500000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2001Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-p2112000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         97000000000600000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0085.710.000.000.000.00
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle40p2324000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2006New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAwas-2614261200010011004000.077.111.077.1882031.125.000.038.0923.2332.2610.000.000.000.00
2006Washington NationalsNLMLBwas40p261513110001001802000.077.143.077.2201016.200.000.077.1146.2550.008.000.000.000.00
2007Columbus ClippersILAAAwas4527143000001001300000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.17825.0075.003.000.000.000.00
2007Washington NationalsNLMLBwas40p27234000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter40211100010011302000.048.091.048.1391024.125.000.048.0004.1754.1713.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter37361200020021904000.056.105.056.1612042.118.000.056.0004.7645.249.500.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter29311200020021404000.065.121.065.1862037.118.000.065.0005.4137.847.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter85000000000500000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Washington Nationals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter38171100010011102000.059.111.059.1701020.167.000.059.0005.0055.0011.000.000.000.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter24000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162854400040045308000.048.091.048.1394097.125.000.048.0004.1754.1713.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16215849000900983018000.056.105.056.16190184.118.000.056.0004.7645.249.500.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2001St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn21P18--13192-3432.9411.78------18100.012.9
2001Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn21P8--49-113131.0001.63------8100.05.7
2001Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn21P1---------------1100.00.7
2002Akron Aeros EastAAcle22P18--122-323231.0001.28------18100.012.8
2002Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle22P9--15--661.0000.67------9100.06.3
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23P3318111713-220201.0000.610.18-----33100.020.4
2005Kinston Indians CaroA+cle25P4--24--661.0001.50------4100.02.9
2005Akron Aeros EastAAcle25P5--43--771.0001.40------5100.03.5
2005Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle25P19--1017-127271.0001.42------19100.013.2
2006New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAwas26P21--1319433632.8891.52------21100.014.7
2006Washington NationalsNLMLBwas26P1584315--661.0000.400.14-----15100.09.3
2007Columbus Clippers ILAAAwas27P14--371-1110.9090.71------14100.09.7
2007Washington NationalsNLMLBwas27P28240151-76.8570.210.15-----28100.017.3
2008Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya28P40--210--12121.0000.30------40100.027.8
2008New York YankeesALMLBnya28P19-1622--441.0000.210.25-----19100.011.7
2009Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos29P38--38-111111.0000.29------38100.026.6
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29P1-3-1--111.0001.000.33-----1100.00.6
2010Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea30P7---2--221.0000.29------7100.04.9
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P96282131126123837.9740.390.17-----960.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P149--326855105100.9520.67------1490.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P31--934-443431.0001.39------310.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P22--15232-4038.9501.73------220.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2001St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn2118----------
2001Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn218----------
2001Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn211----------
2002Akron Aeros EastAAcle2218----------
2002Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle229----------
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2333----------
2005Kinston Indians CaroA+cle254----------
2005Akron Aeros EastAAcle255----------
2005Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle2519----------
2006New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAwas2621----------
2006Washington NationalsNLMLBwas2615----------
2007Columbus Clippers ILAAAwas2714----------
2007Washington NationalsNLMLBwas2728----------
2008Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya2840----------
2008New York YankeesALMLBnya2819----------
2009Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2938----------
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos291----------
2010Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea307----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26122.25440000016.01494219000.947.881.130.565.069.005.06.333
2007Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27001.8040400105.0611004001.2010.800.000.007.2001.80.000
2008New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB28101.001001000219.0831019201.008.000.001.009.009.003.001.000
2009Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB29000.0004-400407.0910000101.2911.570.000.000.0001.29.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs221.4618810007137.0371462222301.059.000.490.495.3511.003.41.500

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2611000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [7]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1999West Coast Conference All-Conference Team (P)1
20003rd Team College All-American (SP) ... West Coast Conference All-Conference Team (P) ... West Coast Conference Pitcher of the Year3
2002Double-A All-Star (SP) ... Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (SP) ... Eastern League All-Star Team (LHP)3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2008-12-01ContractSigned by Red Sox to minor league contract 
2004-12-21Free AgentGranted free agency 
2004-11-10Claimed on waivers by Red Sox from Indians. 
2004-03-17InjuredDisabled -- - 
2001-12-13TradeTraded by Mets with Earl Snyder, Jerrod Riggan, Alex Escobar and Matt Lawton to Indians for Danny Peoples, Mike Bacsik and Roberto Alomar. 
2000-09-05Contractsigned 
* 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
2000New York Mets-20400,000-------400,000Signing Bonus out of 2000 Draft (1st round - 16th overall)
2003Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll23300,000-70350-2,163,527300,000700,000
2006Washington NationalsTeam Payroll26327,000-74247-2,365,072327,0001,027,000
2007Washington NationalsTeam Payroll27380,000-73736-2,459,737380,0001,407,000
2008New York YankeesTeam Payroll28500,000-49124462,696,252390,0001,907,000
2009Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll29400,000-72439-2,746,792400,0002,307,000
* 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