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Chris YoungTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2004-2017
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
World Series Champion

PositionsP-358Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Ryan Young
Height6-10Weight258BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 25,1979 [39.058]PlaceDallas,Texas
High SchoolHighland Park (Dallas,TX)
CollegePrinceton University (Princeton,NJ)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (89th overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$1,650,000Signing ScoutsDana Brown
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2003-MON-#8 ... 2005-TEX-#5
MLB DebutAugust 24,2004 [25.091]
OrganizationsSDN [5] KCA [3] NYN [2] PIT [2] TEX [2] MON [1] SEA [1] WAS [1] Awards6
TBC Player ID96Retrosheet IDyounc003MLBAM ID432934
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (62.49%) -- Slider (33.30%) -- Changeup (3.67%) -- Curveball (0.54%)
Fastball Velocity [2017] - 86.94 - [2016] - 87.75 - [2015] - 86.38 - [2014] - 85.19 - [2012] - 84.56 - [2011] - 84.44 - [2010] - 84.63
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Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2000Princeton UniversityIvyNCAA-1ST21501.82871510049.0291410016523110.915.29--2.929.493.251.000-
2001Hickory CrawdadsSALApit-ST22534.1212120200074.0793934620720001.339.570.732.428.723.60.625-
2002Hickory CrawdadsSALApit-ST231193.11262601000144.2127575011341363101.117.900.682.128.464.00.550-
2003Brevard County ManateesFSLA+mon41ST24521.62880000050.0269935390000.624.680.540.907.027.80.714-
2003Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAmon40ST24444.0115150000083.0833937922645201.279.000.982.396.942.91.500-
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0963.11232300000133.0109484612271035201.027.380.811.836.973.81.600-
2004Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex41ST25654.4818180000088.0944844931754001.429.580.923.167.642.42.545-
2004Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex50ST25301.48550100030.0207529341000.965.930.592.6710.093.781.000-
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0953.72232301000118.2114554911401095001.308.650.833.038.272.73.643-
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex49ST25324.71770000036.0362119710271021.278.921.732.486.692.70.6005.06
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex49ST261274.26313100000164.2162847819451373071.268.851.042.467.493.04.6323.80
2006San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32ST271153.46313100000179.0134726928691646161.136.721.413.468.232.38.6884.60
2007San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32ST28983.12303000000173.0118666010721677471.106.140.523.758.692.32.5293.43
2008Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+sdn-ST29013.1222000008.25333170000.695.193.121.047.277.00.000-
2008San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32ST29763.96181801000102.08446451348933111.297.391.144.228.181.94.5384.40
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32ST30465.2114140000076.07047441240501021.458.291.424.745.921.25.4005.49
2010San Antonio MissionsTexAAsdn53ST310167.5011000000.22550410009.0027.00--54.0013.500.25.000-
2010Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-ST31001.4222000006.02111240000.632.841.422.845.682.00--
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0017.7133000006.14661650001.435.141.297.716.430.83.000-
2010San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32ST31200.90440000020.01022111151001.054.500.454.956.751.361.0003.88
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn55ST32101.88440000024.01255311220010.964.501.134.138.252.001.0004.32
2012St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn49ST33103.18330000017.017661271101.129.000.531.063.713.501.000-
2012Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn-ST33000.0011000006.02000320000.833.00--4.503.000.67--
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0102.35440000023.019661591101.047.430.391.963.521.801.000-
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn55ST33494.15202000000115.011958531636803021.359.311.252.826.262.22.3084.50
2013Gulf Coast NationalsGCLRkwas-ST34000.0011000002.01000120001.004.50--4.509.002.00--
2013Auburn DoubledaysNYPLA-was-ST34000.0011000003.01000130000.673.00--3.009.003.00--
2013Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas54ST34127.88770000032.0503128914161002.0014.062.533.944.501.14.333-
2013Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0126.81990000037.0523128916211001.8412.652.193.895.111.31.333-
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea53ST351293.65302910000165.0143706726601085131.237.801.423.275.891.80.5715.02
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32S/R361163.063418160030123.09144421643835001.096.641.173.146.061.93.6474.52
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32S/R37396.19341321007188.210463612843943011.6610.562.844.369.542.19.2506.62
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32Rel38007.5014212005030.0472725714221012.0314.102.104.206.601.57-6.22
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter79673.9527122150101511295.211306055701865021062397331.267.841.293.487.372.12.5411.46
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter36273.6610210204000544.05092452225414946215401.208.380.892.457.613.10.571-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter424.1015150100074.27439341228562001.378.921.453.386.752.00.667-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10104.50343400000171.1179928618571409201.379.370.942.987.332.46.500-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter632.1413130000075.248181878531100.745.710.830.956.306.63.667-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16123.45383803000218.1206968417542083101.198.470.702.228.553.85.571-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0011000003.01000130000.673.00--3.009.003.00--
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0011000002.01000120001.004.50--4.509.002.00--
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter501.82871510049.0291410016523110.915.29--2.929.493.251.000-
San Diego Padres Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter33253.60979701000550.241623322064240489186161.196.801.053.927.992.04.569-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14154.7682334900151241.1242134128511001999021.419.001.903.727.401.99.483-
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1594.34383800000200.11981059726551644091.268.871.162.467.342.98.625-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1293.65302910000165.0143706726601085131.237.801.423.275.891.80.571-
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter593.76242400000139.0131635819471023031.288.481.233.046.602.17.357-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13113.95463790030220.01921039732851807161.267.841.293.487.372.12.5421.46
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14113.66414102000220.0205998922601866201.208.380.892.457.613.10.560-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAmon40241511110000000303000.091.091.091.1821014.125.000.000.0810.0021.430.000.000.000.00
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex49p26315000000000300000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
2006San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32p2729542721040002608000.130.130.204.33411362.250.074.074.1410.0041.940.000.000.0042.86
2007San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32p2829462610020051516001.130.231.152.3837158.194.022.130.1938.6225.863.000.000.0016.67
2008San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32p2917283310120011106103.107.133.250.3837236.118.143.179.1632.7830.5611.002.7828.0066.67
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32p301323260002002701000.261.320.261.5816026.375.000.087.2717.6926.923.500.000.000.00
2010Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-p3111000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32p3145000000001400000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.11716.6766.674.000.000.000.00
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn55p3249130002000402000.333.333.333.6663011.600.000.000.2970.0036.360.000.000.000.00
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn55p3320310420020011104000.129.156.194.3506236.200.065.097.1552.7830.5611.000.000.0050.00
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea53p35301000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32p36344020003000100000.500.500.5001.000204.667.000.000.4400.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32p3731000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter216207103161117001082127104.150.192.203.395428246.240.053.101.0004.0733.338.200.41207.0025.81
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1612110000000303000.083.083.083.1661015.111.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1511110000000303000.091.091.091.1821014.125.000.000.0000.0021.430.000.000.000.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter921569224111000963121104.141.192.199.391316188.226.058.115.0004.7933.517.000.53156.0027.27
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter24401720040011506000.175.195.225.4209247.280.050.075.0002.1331.9115.000.000.0028.57
Kansas City Royals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter395020003000100000.400.400.400.800205.500.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter315000000000300000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter301000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621558235111300862120103.150.192.203.395326185.240.053.101.0004.0733.338.200.41207.0025.81
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621221010000000030030000.083.083.083.166100152.111.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2001Hickory Crawdads SALApit22P12--381-1211.9170.92------12100.08.6
2002Hickory Crawdads SALApit23P26--1519313734.9191.31------26100.018.7
2003Brevard County Manatees FSLA+mon24P8--42--661.0000.75------8100.06.1
2004Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex25P18--514112019.9501.06------18100.012.9
2004Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex25P5--24-1661.0001.20------5100.03.5
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex25P7736231-65.8330.710.14-----7100.04.3
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex26P3131164812--20201.0000.650.12-----31100.019.1
2006San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27P3131179812-220201.0000.650.11-----31100.019.1
2007San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28P3030173713112120.9520.670.12-----30100.018.4
2008Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn29P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2008San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29P181810278111615.9380.830.15-----18100.011.1
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn30P14147699--18181.0001.290.24-----14100.08.6
2010San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn31P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2010Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn31P2---2--221.0001.00------2100.01.4
2010San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31P442021--331.0000.750.15-----4100.02.5
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn32P4424-2--221.0000.500.08-----4100.02.5
2012St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn33P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.2
2012Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn33P1---------------1100.00.7
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn33P2020115681-1514.9330.700.1219386.4-20100.012.3
2013Gulf Coast Nationals GCLRkwas34P1---------------1100.01.7
2013Auburn Doubledays NYPLA-was34P1---------------1100.01.3
2013Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas34P7---31-43.7500.43------7100.04.9
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea35P30291657101-1817.9440.570.1013476.5-30100.018.5
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca36P34181234101-1514.9330.410.1118772.0-34100.021.0
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca37P341388191-1110.9090.290.1112285.7-34100.021.0
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca38P14230--------8372.7-14100.08.6
MLB Totals for P - 13 season(s)-   P2712211295619774165158.9580.580.12701978.7-2710.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P15--29111211.9170.73------150.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P19--515112120.9521.05------190.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P13--44--881.0000.62------130.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P38--1827414945.9181.18------380.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2001Hickory Crawdads SALApit2212----------
2002Hickory Crawdads SALApit2326----------
2003Brevard County Manatees FSLA+mon248----------
2004Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex2518----------
2004Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex255----------
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex257----------
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex2631----------
2006San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2731----------
2007San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2830----------
2008Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn292----------
2008San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2918----------
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3014----------
2010San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn311----------
2010Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn312----------
2010San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn314----------
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn324----------
2012St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn333----------
2012Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn331----------
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn3320----------
2013Gulf Coast Nationals GCLRkwas341----------
2013Auburn Doubledays NYPLA-was341----------
2013Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas347----------
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3530----------
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3634----------
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3734----------
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3814----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2000Chatham AsCape Cod LeagueCollege21421.86880000053.136121102269001.096.080.003.7111.643.142.03.667
2003Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor24043.75770000024.02712101815001.4610.130.383.005.631.884.50.000
2006San Diego PadresDiv SeriesMLB27100.0011000006.24000290000.975.400.002.7012.154.500.001.000
2007San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB28114.32550000016.2171384513101.369.182.162.707.022.607.02.500
2008San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB29103.79550000019.015884414011.007.111.891.896.633.503.791.000
2009San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB30000.00000000019.02410300101.2611.371.420.000.0000.47.000
2010San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB31203.32660000021.2238811322001.709.550.425.409.141.693.321.000
2011New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB32001.78660000025.118652713101.006.390.712.494.621.862.13.000
2013Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB34102.25440000016.01154279001.136.191.133.945.061.292.811.000
2014Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB35002.40532000015.012442411001.077.201.202.406.602.752.40.000
2015Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB36003.0061500119.0933219011.119.002.001.009.009.003.00.000
2015Kansas City RoyalsDiv SeriesMLB36002.2510100004.03111270001.256.752.254.5015.753.502.25.000
2015Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB36003.8611000004.23220240001.195.790.003.867.712.003.86.000
2015Kansas City RoyalsWorld SeriesMLB36102.5721100107.02221271000.572.571.292.579.003.502.571.000
2016Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB37237.11660000019.02418154719001.6311.371.893.329.002.718.53.400
2017Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB38012.16826001016.216642813101.488.641.084.327.021.633.24.000
2018San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB39007.53615001014.11712124415101.4910.672.512.519.423.757.53.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs421.86880000053.336121102269001.096.080.003.7111.643.142.03.667
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs043.75770000024.02712101815001.4610.130.383.005.631.884.50.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 11 yrs753.335739180031191.718684713060138521.288.731.412.826.482.303.94.583
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs100.84211000010.77111416001.035.910.843.3713.504.000.841.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs003.8611000004.7322024001.075.790.003.867.712.003.86.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs102.5721100107.0222127100.572.571.292.579.003.502.571.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006San Diego PadresDiv SeriesMLB2713000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2007San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB2845000000000200000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
2008San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB2934120001000100000.500.500.5001.000204.667.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2009San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB3041000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB3164010000000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2011New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3233010000000102000.333.333.333.666105.500.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2013Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB34223200000010010001.0001.0001.0002.0002041.000.000.50025.000.000.000.000.000.00
2014Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3511000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2015Kansas City RoyalsWorld SeriesMLB3611000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs2420460001001403000.300.333.300.6336024.375.000.0504.1716.674.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs13000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [6]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1999Ivy League All-Conference (P)1
2000Ivy League All-Conference (P)1
2005Double-A All-Star (OF) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (P) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (Baseball America) (P)3
2006NL Pitcher of the Month (June)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-03-27RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Padres38.307  
2017-12-28RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract38.217Team Roster on 2017-12-28
2017-06-24RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Royals38.030  
2017-06-22RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment38.028Team Roster on 2017-06-22
2016-05-28RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL37.003Team Roster on 2016-05-28
2016-05-13SPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right forearm strain36.354Team Roster on 2016-05-13
2015-12-08SPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract for 2016-2017 ($11.75m) 4.25 -- 5.75 Mutual option for 2018 for $8m. Buyout of $1.5m36.197Team Roster on 2015-12-08
2015-11-03SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency36.162  
2015-03-07SPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($0.675m) Up to $5.325m in incentives and bonuses35.287Team Roster on 2015-03-07
2014-10-31PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency35.159  
2014-03-27PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($1.25m)34.307Team Roster on 2014-03-27
2013-11-10PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency34.169  
2013-09-03PWashington NationalsAuburn (A-)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Auburn (A-)34.101Team Roster on 2013-09-03
2013-08-28PWashington NationalsGulf Coast Nationals (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gulf Coast Nationals (Rk)34.095Team Roster on 2013-08-28
2013-05-29PWashington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured34.004Team Roster on 2013-05-29
2013-04-24PWashington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Syracuse (AAA)33.335Team Roster on 2013-04-24
2013-04-04PWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract33.315Team Roster on 2013-04-04
2013-03-26PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Nationals33.306  
2013-02-22PWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract33.273Team Roster on 2013-02-22
2012-10-29PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency33.157  
2012-06-08SPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from Paternity List33.014Team Roster on 2012-06-08
2012-06-06SPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on Paternity Leave List33.012Team Roster on 2012-06-06
2012-06-05SPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Buffalo (AAA)33.011Team Roster on 2012-06-05
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-10-30Free AgentGranted free agency 
2011-06-03InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2011-05-08InjuredDisabled -- Tightness in right shoulder 
2011-04-26InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-04-16InjuredDisabled -- Right biceps tendinitis 
2011-01-20ContractSigned by Mets 
2010-11-07Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-09-18InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-05-17InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2010-04-12InjuredDisabled -- Tightness In His Right Shoulder 
2009-10-28InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-07-31InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2009-06-19InjuredDisabled -- Inflamed right shoulder 
2008-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-08-14InjuredDisabled -- Strained right forearm 
2007-08-09InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-07-28InjuredDisabled -- Oblique 
2007-04-10ContractSigned by Padres (4-years, team option in 2011) 
2006-01-04TradeTraded by Rangers with Terrmel Sledge and Adrian Gonzalez to Padres for Adam Eaton, Akinori Otsuka and Billy Killian 
2004-04-03TradeTraded by Expos with Josh McKinley to Rangers for Justin Echols and Einar Diaz. 
2002-12-20TradeTraded by Pirates with Jon Searles to Expos for Matt Herges. 
2000-09-06Contractsigned 
* 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
2000Pittsburgh Pirates-211,650,000-------1,650,000Signing Bonus out of 2000 Draft (3rd round - 89th overall)
2004Texas RangersTeam Payroll25300,000-75528-2,070,100300,0001,950,000
2005Texas RangersTeam Payroll26400,000-53322412,189,055300,0002,350,000
2006San Diego PadresTeam Payroll27500,000-49924382,365,072327,0002,850,000
2007San Diego PadresTeam Payroll28600,000-48121412,459,737380,0003,450,000
2008San Diego PadresTeam Payroll292,625,000-28611692,696,252390,0006,075,000
2009San Diego PadresTeam Payroll304,625,000-192377++2,746,792400,00010,700,000
2010San Diego PadresTeam Payroll316,375,000-140185++2,812,412400,00017,075,000
2011New York MetsTeam Payroll321,100,000-41712542,722,607414,00018,175,000
2012New York MetsTeam Payroll33480,000-76028-2,954,887480,00018,655,000
2014Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll35500,000-79431-3,256,497500,00019,155,0002014-03-27 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($1.25m)
2015Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll36675,0009.16252029433,571,283507,50019,830,0002015-03-07 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($0.675m) Up to $5.325m in incentives and bonuses
2016Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll374,250,00010.1622601572++3,498,245507,50024,080,0002015-12-08 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2016-2017 ($11.75m) 4.25 -- 5.75 Mutual option for 2018 for $8m. Buyout of $1.5m
2017Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll385,750,000-2181076++3,651,709535,00029,830,000
* 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