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Lars AndersonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2016 MLB Years: 2010-2012
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Positions1B-941, LF-63, RF-20, P-5Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLars Eric Anderson
Height6-4Weight215BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateSeptember 25,1987 [30.327]PlaceOakland,California
High SchoolJesuit (Carmichael,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 18th round (553rd overall) of the 2006 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$825,000Signing ScoutsBlair HenryService Time0.053 (2012)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2007-BOS-#5 ... 2008-MLB-#40 ... 2008-BOS-#3 ... 2009-MLB-#17 ... 2009-BOS-#1 ... 2010-MLB-#87 ... 2010-BOS-#4
MLB DebutSeptember 6,2010 [22.347]
OrganizationsBOS [6] LAN [2] CHN [1] CLE [1] CHA [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID122751Retrosheet IDandel002MLBAM ID502249
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed33Power73Contact50XBH72RBIs73Runs36Hitting58Durability66Team.513Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Greenville DriveSALAbos261b191244586913235310692471112202110.288.385.443.82820348533.361.155.306.36713.3221.011.581.8845.8036.36
2007Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+bos321b191035131220190011900100.343.489.486.97517347.423.143.457.43423.4019.150.822.1335.0025.00
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1344938214437311782482121203110.292.393.446.83922051580.365.154.316.37214.1420.861.481.9044.8235.42
2008Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+bos-1b207730658971911350004664303110.317.408.513.92115733358.362.196.346.40112.8517.881.393.6323.5434.02
2008Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos211b2041133274213053010294300116.316.436.526.9627018163.430.210.436.41917.7926.381.483.0726.6042.86
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1184398513932118801075107304216.317.417.517.93422751521.381.200.374.40714.4020.541.433.4524.3936.69
2009Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos211b2111944750104230951206311410148.233.328.345.67315432512.292.112.257.30312.3022.271.811.7649.6730.77
2010Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos261b2217621322505161171600200.355.408.6771.085421071.395.322.435.4569.8622.542.297.0412.4045.45
2010Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos261b221134094910732310532244109603210.262.340.428.76817545462.331.166.274.3389.5223.592.482.1640.9042.06
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1304716212937315693351125605210.274.349.461.81021755533.339.187.295.3549.5723.452.452.8131.4042.64
2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos441b221835471004007800101.200.326.229.5558143.250.029.229.26916.2818.601.140.000.0014.29
2011Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos261b231364916513031214785080120303212.265.369.422.79120747577.322.157.330.35113.8620.801.502.4335.0736.15
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos621b2365200000000300000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
2012Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos261b24933404988222952105689005310.259.359.415.77414133401.320.156.324.33813.9722.191.592.2437.7837.50
2012Columbus ClippersILAAAcle351b24185641150070091820200.196.319.286.60516569.275.090.250.27913.0426.092.000.000.0045.45
2012Totals for IL-IL         11139653992729591065107207310.250.353.396.74915738470.314.146.313.32913.8322.771.651.9144.0038.38
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26lf2468110000000300000.125.125.125.250108.200.000.000.1110.0037.500.000.000.000.00
2013Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha271b-lf256622720447021410337231219.194.302.251.553579266.271.057.207.25912.4127.072.180.75113.5020.45
2014Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn391b-lf2637124143911121200162000123.315.390.468.8585814141.359.153.282.37411.3514.181.251.4262.0035.90
2014Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn161b26348712255041900111811104.287.370.483.853429101.318.196.322.37510.8917.821.643.9621.7536.00
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         71211266416163100273811227.303.382.474.85610023242.343.171.299.37411.1615.701.412.4835.1735.94
2015Tulsa DrillersTexAAlan161b27130449521113401465329192305611.247.374.416.79018748548.279.169.374.34616.6116.791.012.5532.0743.24
2015Oklahoma City DodgersPCLAAAlan311b2739100000002200000.000.182.000.1820011.000.000.222.12518.1818.181.000.000.000.00
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         133458531113401465329394305611.242.370.408.77818748559.273.166.371.34216.6416.821.012.5032.7143.24
2016Tulsa DrillersTexAAlan201b2888262407118074610384800229.271.361.420.78111025302.306.149.298.33912.5815.891.262.3237.4335.21
2016Oklahoma City DodgersPCLAAAlan161b28824451012205900000.208.345.375.7209229.286.167.458.32217.2431.031.803.4524.0040.00
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         96286447619084830435700229.266.360.416.77611927331.305.150.311.33812.9917.221.332.4235.7535.53
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter30487810040071400101.167.268.188.4569156.229.021.167.00012.5025.002.000.000.0012.50
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter111439195401040263121065732196129552423425102.265.365.420.78516453814591.323.155.314.00013.3320.801.562.3136.9736.63
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter471164320441010374022511224043715216845.250.347.394.7416471501916.313.144.296.00012.5322.811.822.0941.0836.59
AA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter43214771963891041422208324433340121537.263.367.420.7876211471737.311.157.326.00014.0519.171.362.4235.1737.79
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter87341711092111459005773304110.320.417.510.92717436405.368.190.358.00014.0718.021.283.4624.3633.03
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1244586913235310692471112202110.288.385.443.82820348533.361.155.306.00013.3221.011.581.8845.8036.36
Boston Red Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter30487810040071400101.167.268.188.4569156.229.021.167.00012.5025.002.000.000.0012.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games16225938435002200387600505.167.268.188.456495302.229.021.167.00012.5025.002.000.000.0012.50
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625707915138215833189139305415.265.365.420.78523955668.323.155.314.00013.3320.801.562.3136.9736.63

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Greenville Drive SALAbos191B113--94393109010461036.9909.17------12491.181.3
2007Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+bos191B8--6610-876761.0009.50------1080.05.7
2008Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+bos201B71--61656665678672.9919.46------7792.250.7
2008Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos201B22--18811323202199.9859.05------4153.715.7
2009Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos211B95--780511074841831.9888.75------11979.867.4
2010Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos221B17--139717147146.9938.59------17100.012.1
2010Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos221B105--77858975845836.9897.96------11392.972.9
2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos221B1811111969-91051051.0005.830.95-----18100.011.1
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos231B132--103065912311041095.9928.30------13697.193.0
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos231B6-15123111615.9382.501.00-----6100.03.7
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos241B66--56546651617611.9909.26------9371.045.8
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24LF16--22---22221.0001.38------9317.211.1
2012Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle241B14--1379113147146.99310.43------1877.89.7
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24LF4191---111.0000.250.11-----666.72.5
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos241B2-34---441.0002.001.33-----633.31.2
2013Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha251B32--25218112271270.9968.44------6648.522.4
2013Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha25LF19--272--29291.0001.53------6628.813.3
2013Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha25RF7--111-112121.0001.71------6610.64.9
2014Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn261B23--1517314161158.9816.87------3762.216.5
2014Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn26LF17--20---20201.0001.18------3745.912.2
2014Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn261B28--19821-202192191.0007.82------3482.419.4
2014Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn26RF1---------------342.90.7
2015Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan271B128--101810778411321125.9948.79------13098.592.1
2015Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan27P4---1--111.0000.25------1303.12.9
2015Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan27LF2--3---331.0001.50------1301.51.4
2015Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan271B2--711-98.8894.00------366.71.4
2016Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan281B52--35533127389388.9977.46------8859.137.4
2016Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan28RF11--20---20201.0001.82------8812.57.9
2016Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan28LF5--521187.8751.40------885.73.6
2016Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan28P1---------------881.10.7
2016Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan281B7--572-1059591.0008.43------887.55.0
2016Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan28RF1---------------812.50.7
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B261112911212110125124.9924.770.96-----260.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF4191---111.0000.250.11-----40.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 7 season(s)-   1B386--30242202730432713244.9928.40------3860.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF35--492--51511.0001.46------350.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF9--111-112121.0001.33------90.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B337--26312162522928722847.9918.45------3370.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF24--282113130.9681.25------240.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF11--20---20201.0001.82------110.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P5---1--111.0000.20------50.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B79--68266673754748.9929.47------790.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B113--94393109010461036.9909.17------1130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Greenville Drive SALAbos19--113--------
2007Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+bos19--8--------
2008Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+bos20--71--------
2008Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos20--22--------
2009Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos21--95--------
2010Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos22--17--------
2010Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos22--105--------
2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22--18--------
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos23--132--------
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23--6--------
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24--66---16----
2012Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle24--14--------
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24--2---4----
2013Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha25--32---19-7--
2014Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn26--23---17----
2014Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn26--28-----1--
2015Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan274-128---2----
2015Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan27--2--------
2016Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan281-52---5-11--
2016Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan28--7-----1--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2045110000002200000.200.429.200.629107.333.000.40028.5728.571.000.000.000.00
2009Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB211824650002003510000.208.321.208.5295028.263.000.12510.7117.861.670.000.000.00
2010Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB22718300000003400000.000.143.000.1430021.000.000.16714.2919.051.330.000.000.00
2011Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB231331450023001600001.161.188.355.54311232.130.194.2263.1318.756.006.2515.5040.00
2012Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB24183571240180051100002.343.425.543.96819540.478.200.34312.5027.502.202.5035.0041.67
2013Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB25814253002013300000.357.471.5711.0428317.455.214.35717.6517.651.000.000.0060.00
2014Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2632000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2015Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2769120001000100001.222.222.222.444209.250.000.0000.0011.110.000.000.000.00
2016Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2846000000000200000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2017Sydney Blue SoxAustraliaForeign29281071231602150072100000.290.333.402.735438114.345.112.1786.1418.423.001.7553.5025.81
Australia Totals - 1 yrs281071231602150072100000.290.333.402.735438114.345.112.1786.1418.423.001.7553.5025.81
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs8114424307031601173510004.208.296.319.6154610162.255.111.22210.4921.602.061.8548.0033.33

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2006High School All-American - 1st Team (1B)1
2008Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (1B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-11-071BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency29.043  
2016-04-181BLos Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tulsa (AA)28.206Team Roster on 2016-04-18
2016-04-071BLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)28.195Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-04-261BLos Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tulsa (AA)27.214Team Roster on 2015-04-26
2015-04-191BLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)27.207Team Roster on 2015-04-19
2015-04-091BLos Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tulsa (AA)27.197Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-01-111BLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract27.108Team Roster on 2015-01-11
2014-11-081BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency27.044  
2014-07-241BChicago CubsTennessee (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tennessee (AA)26.303Team Roster on 2014-07-24
2014-07-121BChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list26.291Team Roster on 2014-07-12
2014-05-201BChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured26.238Team Roster on 2014-05-20
2014-04-121BChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)26.200Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-01-261BChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract26.123Team Roster on 2014-01-26
2013-07-181BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by White Sox25.297  
2013-04-181BChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (AAA)25.206Team Roster on 2013-04-18
2013-04-011BChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YMinorsTradedTraded from Blue Jays to White Sox for cash considerations25.189Team Roster on 2013-04-01
2013-03-301BToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment25.187Team Roster on 2013-03-30
2013-03-141BToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)YMinors--Optiond to Buffalo (AAA)25.171Team Roster on 2013-03-14
2013-02-261BToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from White Sox by Blue Jays25.154Team Roster on 2013-02-26
2013-02-231BChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment25.151Team Roster on 2013-02-23
2013-02-011BChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Diamondbacks by White Sox25.129Team Roster on 2013-02-01
2013-01-241BArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment25.121Team Roster on 2013-01-24
2012-12-111BArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Indians with Tony Sipp to Diamondbacks for Trevor Bauer, Matt Albers and Bryan Shaw25.077Team Roster on 2012-12-11
2012-08-021BCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Columbus (AAA)24.312Team Roster on 2012-08-02
2012-07-311BCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YMinorsTradedTraded from Red Sox to Indians for Steven Wright24.310Team Roster on 2012-07-31
2012-05-02OFBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Pawtucket (AAA)24.220Team Roster on 2012-05-02
2012-04-221BBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)24.210Team Roster on 2012-04-22
2012-03-271BBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Pawtucket (AAA)24.184Team Roster on 2012-03-27
* 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
2006Boston Red Sox-18825,000-------825,000Signing Bonus out of 2006 Draft (18th round - 553rd overall)
2010Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll22400,000-75750-2,812,412400,0001,225,000
2011Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll23415,000-77538142,722,607414,0001,640,000
2012Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll24480,0000.05376050-2,954,887480,0002,120,000
* 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