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Biography Data
Positions: RF-1000, C-403, OF-220, LF-201, CF-137, 1B-37, DH-10
Proper Name: Jayson Richard Werth
Born: May 20, 1979 (36.138)
Place Springfield, Illinois
Height/Weight: 6-5 / 210 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Glenwood (Chatham,IL)
Drafted: 1997 -- 1st round (22nd overall) by Baltimore Orioles (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 1,2002 (23.104)
TBC Player ID:20162
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-07-29 - Washington Nationals - Activated from DL More
Prospect Ranks:[2003]MLB #94 TOR #2 [2002]MLB #70 TOR #3 [2000]MLB #48 BAL #2 [1999]MLB #52 BAL #3
Recent Contract:Signed to 7-year contract for 2011-2017 ($126m) by Washington Nationals. $4m signing bonus
Organizations:BAL, TOR, LAN, PHI, WAS
Signed by:Fred Petersen
Relationship(s):Son of Dennis Werth, Grandson of Dick Schofield

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2015MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2015-07-29Washington NationalsrfActive-MLBWashington NationalsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2015-07-21Washington NationalsrfDL-60Washington NationalsMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2015-05-19Washington NationalsrfDL-15Washington NationalsMLBDL-15 Left wrist contusion40man
    2015-04-12Washington NationalsrfActive-MLBWashington NationalsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2015-04-05Washington NationalsrfDL-15Washington NationalsMLBDL-15 Recovery from right shoulder surgery40man
    2013-06-04Washington NationalsrfActive-MLBWashington NationalsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-05-16Washington NationalsrfDL-15PotomacA+Assigned to Potomac (A+) for rehab40man
    2013-05-11Washington NationalsrfDL-15Washington NationalsMLBDL-15 Strained right hamstring40man
    2012-08-02Washington NationalsrfActive-MLBWashington NationalsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-08-01Washington NationalsRFDL-60PotomacA+Assigned to Potomac (A+) for rehab---
    2012-07-23Washington NationalsRFDL-60SyracuseAAAAssigned to Syracuse (AAA) for rehab---
    2012-07-20Washington NationalsRFDL-60PotomacA+Assigned to Potomac (A+) for rehab---
    2012-05-28Washington NationalsRFDL-60Washington NationalsMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2012-05-08Washington NationalsLF-RFActive-MLBWashington NationalsMLB40man
    2012-05-08Washington NationalsLF-RFDL-15Washington NationalsMLBDL-15 Broken left wrist40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Nationals
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Phillies (2-years)
    Signed by Phillies (1-year)
    Signed by Phillies (1-year)
    Traded by Blue Jays to Dodgers for Jason Frasor.
    Traded by Orioles to Blue Jays for John Bale.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Baltimore Orioles in 1st round (22nd overall) of 1997 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2015Washington Nationals$ 21,571,42820199$ 0$ 3,797,278
    2014Washington Nationals$ 20,571,42919199$ 500,000$ 3,259,096
    2013Washington Nationals$ 16,571,42927198$ 490,000$ 3,019,505
    2012Washington Nationals$ 13,571,42848195$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Washington Nationals$ 10,571,42873193$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Philadelphia Phillies$ 7,500,0001151087$ 400,000$ 2,812,5942010-12-06 - Signed to 7-year contract for 2011-2017 ($126m) $4m signing bonus
    2009Philadelphia Phillies$ 2,500,0002811564$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-01-21 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2009-2010 ($10m) $1m signing bonus Avoided arbitration
    2008Philadelphia Phillies$ 1,700,0003441662$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-01-07 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($1.7m) Avoided arbitration
    2007Philadelphia Phillies$ 850,0004362145$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2005Los Angeles Dodgers$ 337,0006202232$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-03-03 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.337m)
    2004Los Angeles Dodgers$ 303,0007252720$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Toronto Blue Jays$ 300,000703390$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Toronto Blue Jays$ 200,000757450$ 200,000$ 2,011,045

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