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JAYSON WERTH   +

MLB  Washington Nationals   40-man Roster
Positions
RF-861, C-403, OF-220, LF-201, CF-137, 1B-37, DH-5
Born
May 20, 1979  (34.340)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-5 / 210
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
Glenwood  (Chatham,IL)
College:
 
Drafted:
Baltimore Orioles:  1997-1-22 (June-Reg)  bonus: $885,000
Full Name
Jayson Richard Werth 
TBC Player ID
20162
MLB Debut
Signed by
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Top Prospect:  mlb  1999 (#52), 2000 (#48), 2002 (#70), 2003 (#94)   team  1999 (#3-BAL), 2000 (#2-BAL), 2002 (#3-TOR), 2003 (#2-TOR)

Son of Dennis Werth, Grandson of Dick Schofield

Recent Contract:  7-years/$126m (2011-2017) by Washington Nationals Notes
Speed
68
Contact
31
Patience
84
Batting
56
Power
72
Health
44

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OFF THE FIELD
The formula to determine similarity scores is listed in the about section of the site. In short, the scores attempt to compare players career batting statistics vs all other major leagues as well as cumulative statistics at each age.
Career Statistics
1.  Milton Bradley (92.28)
2.  Corey Koskie (86.28)
3.  Eric Hinske (85.89)
4.  Marty Cordova (85.5)
5.  Chris Young (83.88)
6.  Jose Bautista (83.27)
7.  Andre Ethier (83.25)
8.  Corey Hart (83.23)
9.  Dave Hollins (83.22)
10.  Bernard Gilkey (83.08)
Age: 23
1.  Bill Conroy (80.06)
2.  Larry Whisenton (78.79)
3.  Luis Quinones (77.17)
4.  Bill Stellbauer (76.47)
5.  Erv Dusak (76.47)
6.  Pete Whisenant (76.43)
7.  Ducky Detweiler (76.19)
8.  Jim Brown (75.96)
9.  Sandy Amoros (75.84)
10.  Howie Fitzgerald (75.68)
Age: 24
1.  Pete Kozma (82.71)
2.  Braulio Castillo (82.04)
3.  Ryan Wheeler (81.09)
4.  Ryan Thompson (80.86)
5.  Doug Frobel (80.45)
6.  Jeff Liefer (80)
7.  Joe Chamberlain (79.25)
8.  Tye Waller (78.02)
9.  Billy Harris (77.68)
10.  Angel Santos (77.16)
Age: 25
1.  Travis Ishikawa (82.94)
2.  Victor Diaz (82.78)
3.  Nick Hundley (82.04)
4.  Kurt Abbott (80.95)
5.  Ron Jackson (80.29)
6.  Harry Anderson (80.28)
7.  Brennan Boesch (80.14)
8.  Jim Hickman (80.05)
9.  Eduardo Perez (79.97)
10.  Clete Thomas (79.86)
Age: 26
1.  Miguel Olivo (85.08)
2.  Elijah Dukes (84.77)
3.  Ben Petrick (83.32)
4.  Bobby Smith (83.03)
5.  Kurt Abbott (81.96)
6.  Chris Shelton (80.29)
7.  Brennan Boesch (80.09)
8.  Gates Brown (79.24)
9.  Danny Walton (78.91)
10.  Nick Hundley (78.81)
Age: 27
1.  Nolan Reimold (89.58)
2.  Rob Mackowiak (87.49)
3.  Chris Richard (85.65)
4.  Elijah Dukes (84.77)
5.  Ernie Young (84.32)
6.  Travis Buck (83.97)
7.  Ben Petrick (83.32)
8.  Jeromy Burnitz (83.12)
9.  Bobby Smith (82.58)
10.  Mark Bellhorn (81.97)
Age: 28
1.  Mark Bellhorn (86.67)
2.  Ben Zobrist (85.01)
3.  Leroy Stanton (84.98)
4.  Pancho Herrera (84.58)
5.  Dolph Camilli (82.4)
6.  Sam Bowens (81.94)
7.  Faye Throneberry (81.87)
8.  Gates Brown (81.8)
9.  Buddy Bradford (81.65)
10.  Jody Gerut (81.6)
Age: 29
1.  Jason Heyward (92.64)
2.  Leroy Stanton (87.86)
3.  Matt Joyce (86.9)
4.  Ben Zobrist (86.85)
5.  Ian Stewart (85.66)
6.  Mark Bellhorn (84.03)
7.  Merv Rettenmund (83.86)
8.  Morgan Ensberg (83.77)
9.  Rob Mackowiak (82.99)
10.  Ruben Rivera (82.07)
Age: 30
1.  Glenn Braggs (86.41)
2.  Morgan Ensberg (84.61)
3.  Franklin Stubbs (84.21)
4.  Jeff Hammonds (83.59)
5.  Rob Mackowiak (82.62)
6.  Chase Headley (82.59)
7.  Glenallen Hill (82.15)
8.  Ben Zobrist (82.06)
9.  Rich Becker (80.58)
10.  Bo Jackson (80.47)
Age: 31
1.  Jeff Hammonds (86.52)
2.  Justin Upton (85.75)
3.  Mark Whiten (85.46)
4.  Eric Hinske (85)
5.  Alex Gordon (84.61)
6.  Corey Koskie (84.29)
7.  Milton Bradley (82.91)
8.  Kal Daniels (82.7)
9.  Marcus Giles (82.7)
10.  Andre Thornton (82)
Age: 32
1.  Milton Bradley (90.14)
2.  Corey Koskie (87.47)
3.  Chris Young (86.49)
4.  Eric Hinske (85.56)
5.  Jose Bautista (84.88)
6.  Russell Martin (84.33)
7.  Aaron Boone (84.19)
8.  Dave Hollins (83.73)
9.  Marty Cordova (83.71)
10.  Kevin Young (83.6)
Age: 33
1.  Milton Bradley (92.28)
2.  Eric Hinske (86.54)
3.  Corey Koskie (86.28)
4.  Marty Cordova (85.5)
5.  Bernard Gilkey (84.03)
6.  Chris Young (83.88)
7.  Aaron Boone (83.86)
8.  Jose Bautista (83.27)
9.  Andre Ethier (83.25)
10.  Corey Hart (83.23)


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