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Casey FossumTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1997-2015 MLB Years: 2001-2009
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Drafted
Played in Japan
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-355Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCasey Paul Fossum
Height6-1Weight160BatsBothThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 9,1978 [40.341]PlaceCherry Hill,New Jersey
High SchoolMidway (Waco,TX)
CollegeTexas A&M University (College Station,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 1st round (48th overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks [Team Picks] in the 7th round (215th overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$680,000Signing ScoutsJim Robinson
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2000-BOS-#10 ... 2001-BOS-#5 ... 2002-BOS-#5
MLB DebutJuly 28,2001 [23.200]
OrganizationsBOS [5] TBA [3] NYN [2] ARI [1] CHN [1] DET [1] NYA [1] SDN [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID1090Retrosheet IDfossc001MLBAM ID407154
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Player Notes:   Member of the 1997-1998 United States National Baseball team
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Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1997Texas A&M UniversityBig12NCAA-1S/R19355.28231112100587.08964510491130001.599.21--5.0711.692.31.375-
1998Texas A&M UniversityBig12NCAA-1S/R201223.74201646002122.2108605112411297221.217.920.883.019.463.15.857-
1999Texas A&M UniversityBig12NCAA-1ST211273.64201828300133.2117705417521625441.267.881.143.5010.913.12.632-
1999Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos-ST21011.26550000014.062215160400.773.770.633.1410.053.20.000-
2000Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+bos-ST229103.44272703300149.014771577361433001.238.860.422.178.623.97.474-
2001Trenton ThunderEastAAbos9ST23372.83202000000117.210247375281302001.107.800.382.149.944.64.300-
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBbos59S/R23324.871376003044.0442624420261101.448.930.814.065.281.30.6004.40
2002Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-S/R24033.96532101025.034151116282001.6012.240.362.1610.084.67.000-
2002Boston Red SoxALMLBbos15S/R24543.4643123100131106.2113564112301013001.349.531.012.538.523.37.5563.37
2003Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos-S/R25016.7532100004.05331370002.0011.252.256.7515.752.33.000-
2003Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos23S/R25103.46541001113.0115515140001.237.620.693.469.692.801.000-
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0114.24862001117.0168828210001.418.471.064.2411.122.63.500-
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23S/R25655.4719145002179.0825548934634001.479.341.033.877.181.85.5454.21
2004El Paso DiablosTexAAari-ST26002.0822000004.03110350001.386.23--6.2310.381.67--
2004Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-ST26200.60330000015.0112103162000.936.60--1.809.605.331.000-
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0200.93550000019.0143206212001.036.52--2.799.783.501.000-
2004Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari16ST264156.65272700000142.017111110531631174201.6510.841.963.997.421.86.2115.57
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba15S/R278124.923625110010162.21701008921601288101.419.411.163.327.082.13.4004.23
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba15ST28665.33252500000130.013689771863884101.539.421.254.366.091.40.5005.05
2007Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-ST29028.10330000013.02612120770002.4817.55--4.734.731.00.000-
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba15S/R29587.70401030007076.010971651527533001.7912.911.783.206.281.96.3855.48
2008Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet17S/R30301.961147002046.0211110419481200.874.110.783.729.392.531.000-
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet49Rel30315.6631031009041.0442626418281001.509.580.873.926.101.56.7504.34
2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya29ST31333.3710100000050.2502419716434001.308.881.242.847.642.69.500-
2009Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn9ST31644.1213121000067.2593231822705001.207.851.062.939.313.18.600-
2009Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn47ST31000.82220000011.051105122000.914.09--4.099.822.40--
2009Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--ST0973.55252410000128.01145751154312511001.217.931.042.998.702.91.563-
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn47Rel31002.2530300004.04110430002.009.00--9.006.750.75-4.60
2010Hanshin TigersJap CenIntl--Rel32255.7212012000056.2653736924481001.5710.321.433.817.622.00.286-
2011Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn47S/R33046.56963000035.2462826316242001.7411.610.764.046.061.50.000-
2015Lancaster BarnstormersAtlInd-ST37014.9122000003.23220140001.097.36--2.459.824.00.000-
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter40535.4523712011700352784.087353547611431960728501.5210.001.313.656.951.90.4301.56
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter27353.43118103154341564.05262542163817456323601.238.350.602.768.943.24.435-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter15163.766147141041275.0263130116249926218201.318.530.783.218.502.65.484-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter382.93252410000125.111051416341422001.147.860.432.4310.144.18.273-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9103.44272703300149.014771577361433001.238.860.422.178.623.97.474-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter011.26550000014.062215160400.773.770.633.1410.053.20.000-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter014.9122000003.23220140001.097.36--2.459.824.00.000-
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter255.7212012000056.2653736924481001.5710.321.433.817.622.00.286-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter27144.0963451815307342.03141941562914240412661.338.230.763.7210.592.85.659-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter19265.6410160410080368.24152602315415026915201.5310.131.323.666.571.79.422-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14114.4275334200182229.123913711325841908101.409.350.983.297.432.26.560-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter315.6631031009041.0442626418281001.509.580.873.926.101.56.750-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4156.65272700000142.017111110531631174201.6510.841.963.997.421.86.211-
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.2530300004.04110430002.009.00--9.006.750.75--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11155.4566343200101220.024415013332891708101.5210.001.313.656.951.90.4231.56
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings10143.43464062120220.0204998415682189201.238.350.602.768.943.24.417-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2004El Paso DiablosTexAAari-p26211100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.8900.000.000.000.000.000.00
2004Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-p2634120001000100000.500.500.5001.000204.667.000.000.4450.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         55230001000100000.600.600.6001.200305.750.000.000.5340.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2004Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari16p2627423400000011603001.095.116.095.2114046.154.000.024.0992.1734.7816.000.000.000.00
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba15p27362000000000001000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba15p28252000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-2933000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2009Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn9p31139111001000100001.111.111.222.333219.125.111.111.1400.0011.110.000.000.00100.00
2009Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn47p3122000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2009Totals for AAA-AAA         1511111001000200001.091.091.182.2732111.111.091.091.1140.0018.180.000.000.00100.00
2010Hanshin TigersJap CenIntl--321211000000001503000.000.083.000.0830015.000.000.091.0586.6733.335.000.000.000.00
2011Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn47p3356120000000100000.333.333.333.666206.400.000.000.2970.0016.670.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter88463400000011604001.087.106.087.1934051.133.000.022.0001.9631.3716.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2825461002000500001.240.240.280.5207125.300.040.040.0000.0020.000.000.000.0016.67
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2624351002000500001.208.208.250.4586124.263.042.042.0000.0020.830.000.000.0020.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter211100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1211000000001503000.000.083.000.0830015.000.000.091.0006.6733.335.000.000.000.00
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter27423400000011603001.095.116.095.2114046.154.000.024.0002.1734.7816.000.000.000.00
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter614000000000001000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162856700000022907002.087.106.087.1937094.133.000.022.0001.9631.3716.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621452335600120002900006.240.240.280.520416145.300.040.040.0000.0020.000.000.000.0016.67

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1999Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos21P5---2--221.0000.40------5100.06.6
2000Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos22P27--6164-2622.8460.81------27100.019.4
2001Trenton Thunder EastAAbos23P20--917-126261.0001.30------20100.014.1
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23P13-4431--441.0000.310.09-----13100.08.1
2002Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24P5---51165.8331.00------5100.03.5
2002Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24P43-10685-213131.0000.300.12-----43100.026.5
2003Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos25P3---------------3100.02.1
2003Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos25P5--13--441.0000.80------5100.03.5
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25P19147918--991.0000.470.11-----19100.011.7
2004El Paso Diablos TexAAari26P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.5
2004Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari26P3--12--331.0001.00------3100.02.1
2004Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari26P2727142420-124241.0000.890.17-----27100.016.7
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba27P36251621116122827.9640.750.17-----36100.022.2
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba28P25251306211-2827.9641.080.21-----25100.015.4
2007Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn29P3---------------3100.02.1
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba29P401076415--19191.0000.480.25-----40100.024.7
2008Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet30P11--35-1881.0000.73------11100.07.6
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet30P31-4115--661.0000.190.15-----31100.019.1
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn31P13--47--11111.0000.85------13100.09.0
2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya31P10--46--10101.0001.00------10100.07.1
2009Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn31P2---4-1441.0002.00------2100.01.4
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn31P3-4-------------3100.01.9
2011Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn33P9--4511109.9001.00------9100.06.3
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P237101784389125131129.9850.540.16-----2370.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P61--1737245654.9640.89------610.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P25--918-127271.0001.08------250.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--6164-2622.8460.81------270.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5---2--221.0000.40------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1999Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos215----------
2000Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos2227----------
2001Trenton Thunder EastAAbos2320----------
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2313----------
2002Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos245----------
2002Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2443----------
2003Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos253----------
2003Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos255----------
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2519----------
2004El Paso Diablos TexAAari262----------
2004Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari263----------
2004Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari2627----------
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2736----------
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2825----------
2007Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn293----------
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2940----------
2008Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet3011----------
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet3031----------
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn3113----------
2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya3110----------
2009Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn312----------
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn313----------
2011Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn339----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2000Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor22302.8110010002016.0108501115201.315.630.006.198.441.364.501.000
2006Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB28227.16550000016.120131311014101.8611.020.555.517.711.407.16.500
2007Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB29000.71440000012.21411068001.649.950.004.265.681.330.71.000
2008Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB301211.2550500204.0755153003.0015.752.2511.256.750.6011.25.333
2009New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31000.0001-1001013.01300000001.009.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2012Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB34000.0010100001.1000011000.910.000.006.756.751.000.00.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs302.8110010002016.0108501115201.315.630.006.198.441.364.501.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs343.6115105003047.354191922226101.6110.270.384.184.941.183.61.429

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2822000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs22000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1996High School All-American - 2nd Team (P)1
1998Big 12 Conference All-Conference (SP)1
1999Big 12 Conference All-Conference (SP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-02-07ContractSigned by Orioles 
2008-01-24ContractSigned by Pirates to minor league contract 
2007-08-10Released by Devil Rays 
2006-06-07InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-05-27InjuredDisabled -- - 
2006-01-23ContractSigned by Devil Rays (2-years) 
2005-02-06TradeTraded by Diamondbacks to Devil Rays for Jose Cruz 
2004-05-14InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-04-03InjuredDisabled -- - 
2003-11-28TradeTraded by Red Sox with Michael Goss, Jorge De La Rosa and Brandon Lyon to Diamondbacks for Curt Schilling. 
2003-07-17InjuredActivated from DL 
2003-06-11InjuredDisabled -- left shoulder tendinitis 
1999-07-19Contractsigned 
* 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
1999Boston Red Sox-21680,000-------680,000Signing Bonus out of 1999 Draft (1st round - 48th overall)
2001Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll23200,000-77141-1,897,758200,000880,000
2002Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll24215,000-71330212,011,045200,0001,095,000
2003Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll25324,500-59931262,163,527300,0001,419,500
2004Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll26345,000-56519382,070,100300,0001,764,500
2005Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll27950,000-38610572,189,055300,0002,714,500
2006Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll282,025,000-3106622,365,072327,0004,739,500
2007Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll292,725,000-290264++2,459,737380,0007,464,500
2008Detroit TigersTeam Payroll30390,000-75330-2,696,252390,0007,854,500
2009New York MetsTeam Payroll31400,000-72433-2,746,792400,0008,254,500
* 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