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Marwin GonzalezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Houston Astros MLB Years: 2012-2018
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Rule 5 Pick
World Series Champion

PositionsSS-570, 2B-186, 1B-180, 3B-154, LF-117, CF-16, DH-10, RF-3Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMarwin Javier Gonzalez
Height6-1Weight186BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 14,1989 [29.158]PlacePuerto Ordaz,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2005 by the Chicago Cubs.
Signing ScoutsHector OrtegaService Time5.133 (2017)
MLB DebutApril 6,2012 [23.023]
OrganizationsHOU [7] CHN [6] Awards0Awards Voting1-6
TBC Player ID128193Retrosheet IDgonzm002MLBAM ID503556
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Arizona CubsArizRkchn-3b-ss172486917410110281900001.198.266.267.53323594.254.069.140.2438.5120.212.380.000.0029.41
2007Arizona CubsArizRkchn-3b-ss1817591217331101291010002.288.391.492.88329769.333.204.339.38513.0414.491.111.4559.0041.18
2008Boise HawksNwstA-chn32b-ss19652442968153043157133626209.279.318.365.6838918267.324.086.172.3034.8713.482.770.000.0026.47
2008Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn-2b-ss193311662670091131501204.224.240.284.524337122.252.060.086.2312.4612.305.000.000.0026.92
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         9836035942230521681651274013.261.293.339.63212225389.300.078.144.2804.1113.113.190.000.0026.60
2009Daytona CubsFSLA+chn4ss-lf2012042443102154234982677281011.241.287.309.59613121461.289.068.132.2685.6416.702.960.43212.0020.59
2010Daytona CubsFSLA+chn31b21238572330057171312101.271.330.306.63626396.315.035.188.2917.2913.541.860.000.0013.04
2010Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn6ss2186305247511344164174013427.246.284.341.62510418330.268.095.157.2755.1512.122.351.2176.2524.00
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1093903198143446135245325528.251.295.333.62813021426.278.082.164.2795.6312.442.210.9497.5021.43
2011Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn9ss2264216296518122042172732125.301.359.421.7809121239.335.120.208.3427.1111.301.590.84108.0032.31
2011Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn9ss2260197245412121931162118422.274.326.376.7027415226.292.102.193.3067.089.291.310.8898.5027.78
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12441353119302439733348410547.288.343.400.74316536465.314.112.201.3257.1010.321.450.86103.2530.25
2012Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhou-ss23133921340110003710011.333.395.513.90820543.387.180.256.3876.9816.282.332.3339.0038.46
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou9ss2380205214813021233132901009.234.280.327.6076715219.264.093.156.2695.9413.242.230.91102.5031.25
2013Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhouss244417216451011154182302113.262.293.349.6426012183.295.087.151.2814.3712.572.880.55172.0026.67
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou9ss24722042245804146293708105.221.252.319.5716512222.250.098.162.2534.0516.674.111.8051.0026.67
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou9ss25103285337915162324175844006.277.327.400.72711422310.330.123.175.3245.4818.713.411.9447.5027.85
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou91b-ss261203444496181123445167437009.279.317.442.75915231370.326.163.206.3294.3220.004.633.2428.6732.29
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou91b2714148455123263135112622118516116.254.290.401.69119442518.306.147.205.2954.2522.785.362.5137.2334.15
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou9lf2813445567138340239083499963248.303.377.530.90724157515.343.227.345.3829.5119.222.024.4719.7841.30
2018Houston AstrosALMLBhoulf2911337642901731046234410334239.239.322.380.70214330429.302.141.255.30710.2624.012.342.3337.6033.33
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter76323532846191318702703726170518212811862.263.317.415.7329762092583.309.152.229.0006.5820.053.052.7133.6133.76
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter549194320150510217132175029127288123216846.260.307.350.6576801322130.297.090.166.0005.9613.522.270.61149.4626.14
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter11740842112262444722751210546.275.319.377.69615432452.302.102.181.0005.9711.281.890.88102.0028.57
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter150521531402946611063467455412.269.316.374.69019539569.296.105.179.0005.9811.781.971.0586.8327.86
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1435095012518423916933903102012.246.294.308.60215724557.294.062.141.0005.9216.162.730.36254.5019.20
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3311662670091131501204.224.240.284.524337122.252.060.086.0002.4612.305.000.000.0026.92
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter652442968153043157133626209.279.318.365.6838918267.324.086.172.0004.8713.482.770.000.0026.47
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4114521347412114172910003.234.319.359.6785212163.287.125.221.00010.4317.791.710.61145.0035.29
Houston Astros Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter76323532846191318702703726170518212811862.263.317.415.7329762092583.309.152.229.0006.5820.053.052.7133.6133.76
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625006013128215578636110462213.263.317.415.73220744548.309.152.229.0006.5820.053.052.7133.6133.76
Average Minor - Per 162 games162573591493054641593785495214.260.307.350.65720139629.297.090.166.0005.9613.522.270.61149.4626.14

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2006Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn173B17--1131534742.8942.47------2470.830.9
2006Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn17SS9--9192-3028.9333.11------2437.516.4
2007Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn183B8--114131615.9381.88------1747.114.3
2007Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn18SS7--1127364138.9275.43------1741.212.5
2007Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn181B2--81--991.0004.50------1711.83.6
2007Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn182B2---31-43.7501.50------1711.83.6
2008Boise Hawks NwstA-chn192B30--6493420161157.9755.23------6546.239.5
2008Boise Hawks NwstA-chn19SS26--5085615141135.9575.19------6540.034.2
2008Boise Hawks NwstA-chn193B11--415222119.9051.73------6516.914.5
2008Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn192B17--41443138885.9665.00------3351.512.3
2008Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn19SS16--3149788780.9205.00------3348.511.6
2009Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn20SS38--54871319154141.9163.71------12031.728.1
2009Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn20LF28--282--30301.0001.07------12023.320.7
2009Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn202B27--4483413131127.9694.70------12022.520.0
2009Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn203B24--12475106459.9222.46------12020.017.8
2009Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn20CF10--1912-2220.9092.00------1208.37.4
2010Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn211B11--1045-81091091.0009.91------2347.87.9
2010Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn21LF4--4---441.0001.00------2317.42.9
2010Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn21SS3--112-113131.0004.33------2313.02.2
2010Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn213B3---10--10101.0003.33------2313.02.2
2010Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn212B2--68-114141.0007.00------238.71.4
2010Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn21SS81--1082352461367343.9354.23------8694.258.3
2010Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn21CF1---------------861.20.7
2010Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn21LF1---------------861.20.7
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22SS45--661221022198188.9494.18------6470.332.1
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn222B15--2343-466661.0004.40------6423.410.7
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22CF4--6-1-76.8571.50------646.32.9
2011Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn22SS54--83152436239235.9834.35------6090.037.8
2011Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn222B2--31-1441.0002.00------603.31.4
2012Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou23SS10--1715243432.9413.20------1376.97.0
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23SS473834755112519172167.9713.550.48-----8058.829.0
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou233B14652216--18181.0001.290.35-----8017.58.6
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou232B6431515-120201.0003.330.65-----807.53.7
2013Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou24SS29--3670212108106.9813.66------4465.920.1
2013Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou242B13--2640-1066661.0005.08------4429.59.0
2013Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou243B1---3--331.0003.00------442.30.7
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou24SS5350450751431038228218.9564.110.48-----7273.632.7
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou242B106691738-655551.0005.500.80-----7213.96.2
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou243B411631--441.0001.000.25-----725.62.5
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou24DH1---------------721.40.6
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou25SS716457676200636282276.9793.890.48-----10368.943.8
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou252B115591221-433331.0003.000.56-----10310.76.8
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou253B10657212211614.8751.400.25-----1039.76.2
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou25LF41143---331.0000.750.21-----1033.92.5
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou25DH3---------------1032.91.9
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou251B1-12---221.0002.002.00-----1031.00.6
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou25RF1---------------1031.00.6
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou261B432021220314114218217.9955.051.02-----12035.826.5
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou26SS32292513481315118115.9753.590.46-----12026.719.8
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou263B2116134722213129.9351.380.22-----12017.513.0
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou26LF1512972111-2322.9571.470.23-----12012.59.3
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou262B1591031738175655.9823.670.53-----12012.59.3
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou26DH3---------------1202.51.9
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou271B927467764069657715709.9927.711.05-----14165.256.8
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou273B22161581242125554.9822.450.34-----14115.613.6
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou27LF1814109261--27271.0001.500.25-----14112.811.1
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou272B148791420163534.9712.430.43-----1419.98.6
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou27SS11666918-327271.0002.450.41-----1417.86.8
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou27DH3---------------1412.11.9
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou27CF1-1-------------1410.70.6
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou28LF4738331482--50501.0001.060.15-----13435.129.0
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou28SS38332813988223129127.9843.340.45-----13428.423.5
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou281B312019315114216167165.9885.320.85-----13423.119.1
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou282B221413624451177069.9863.140.51-----13416.413.6
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou283B19151381229324441.9322.160.30-----13414.211.7
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou28RF2-4-------------1341.51.2
MLB Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS252220197128864226134956930.9733.690.47-----2520.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B16711410839969798711021093.9926.541.01-----1670.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B90605553812286168160.9521.780.29-----900.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 4 season(s)-   LF84655519841-103102.9901.210.19-----840.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B784647789177341269266.9893.410.56-----780.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH10---------------100.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF3-4-------------30.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF1-1-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS93--136237852381373.9794.01------930.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B15--2941-1170701.0004.67------150.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---3--331.0003.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS126--1743573483565531.9404.21------1260.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B15--2343-466661.0004.40------150.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF5--6-1-76.8571.20------50.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1---------------10.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS41--55991320167154.9223.76------410.00.0
A+ Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF32--322--34341.0001.06------320.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B29--5091414145141.9724.86------290.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B27--12575107469.9322.56------270.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B11--1045-81091091.0009.91------110.00.0
A+ Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF10--1912-2220.9092.00------100.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B17--41443138885.9665.00------170.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS16--3149788780.9205.00------160.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B30--6493420161157.9755.23------300.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS26--5085615141135.9575.19------260.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B11--415222119.9051.73------110.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B25--1245666357.9052.28------250.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS16--2046567166.9304.13------160.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2---31-43.7501.50------20.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--81--991.0004.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2006Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn17----917-----
2007Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn18--2278-----
2008Boise Hawks NwstA-chn19---302611-----
2008Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn19---1716------
2009Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn20---2738242810---
2010Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn21--112334----
2010Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn21----81-11---
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22---1545--4---
2011Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn22---254------
2012Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou23----10------
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23---64714-----
2013Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou24---13291-----
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou24---10534----1
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou25--11171104-1-3
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou26--4315322115---3
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou27--92141122181--3
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou28--3122381947-2--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB1911000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB21111100010000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2011Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2233000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB23214851011010171000102.208.304.271.57513256.256.063.18812.5017.861.430.000.0020.00
2013Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB2422545141025116400002.259.333.389.72221360.250.130.24110.006.670.673.3327.0021.43
2014Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB2525548228007210500101.407.400.556.95630855.440.149.1670.009.090.000.000.0036.36
2015Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB2619484102014001810001.208.240.313.55315350.231.105.1252.0016.008.002.0048.0030.00
2015Houston AstrosWild CardMLB2611000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2015Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB2632000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2016Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB27184281320481061010100.310.400.6431.04327650.310.333.50012.0020.001.678.0010.5046.15
2017Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB28236441530120141800000.234.279.328.60721468.311.094.1415.8826.474.501.4764.0026.67
2017Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB28415231002000620000.200.294.267.5614117.333.067.0670.0035.290.000.000.0033.33
2017Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB28722231000002400000.136.208.182.3904124.167.046.1368.3316.672.000.000.0033.33
2017Houston AstrosWorld SeriesMLB28724352012004500021.208.321.417.73810328.222.209.37514.2917.861.253.5724.0060.00
2018Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB292157111830261151800000.316.371.474.84527562.432.158.2468.0629.033.603.2328.5027.78
MLB Spring Training Totals - 10 yrs15437246103201103455297320306.277.330.417.74715531406.318.140.2187.1417.982.522.4637.2030.10
MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Totals - 1 yrs11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs717231002000720000.176.263.235.4984119.300.059.0590.0036.840.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs722231000002400000.136.208.182.3904124.167.046.1368.3316.672.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs724352012004500021.208.321.417.73810328.222.209.37514.2917.861.253.5724.0060.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-11-031BHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveContractAstros exercised option for 2018 ($5.125m)28.234Team Roster on 2017-11-03
2017-02-07LF-1BHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($3.725m) Club option for 2018 at $5.125m [Avoids arbitration]27.330Team Roster on 2017-02-07
2016-01-17SSHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($2m) [Avoids arbitration]26.309Team Roster on 2016-01-17
2015-01-24LFHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1.0625m) Avoids arbitration25.316Team Roster on 2015-01-24
2013-08-14ssHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Oklahoma City (AAA)24.153Team Roster on 2013-08-14
2013-06-24ssHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Oklahoma City (AAA)24.102Team Roster on 2013-06-24
2012-07-15ssHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL23.123Team Roster on 2012-07-15
2012-06-28ssHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)23.106Team Roster on 2012-06-28
2012-06-08ssHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Bruised right heel23.086Team Roster on 2012-06-08
2012-05-063b-ssHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActive--23.053Team Roster on 2012-05-06
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-12-08Selected by Red Sox from Cubs in Rule 5 major league draft 
2011-12-08TradeTraded by Red Sox to Astros for Marco Duarte 
* 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
2012Houston AstrosTeam Payroll23480,000-76046-2,954,887480,000480,000
2013Houston AstrosTeam Payroll24494,400-69415243,023,990490,000974,400
2014Houston AstrosTeam Payroll25504,500-70519223,256,497500,0001,478,900
2015Houston AstrosTeam Payroll261,062,5003.13347717483,571,283507,5002,541,4002015-01-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1.0625m) Avoids arbitration
2016Houston AstrosTeam Payroll272,000,0004.13337913573,498,245507,5004,541,4002016-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($2m) [Avoids arbitration]
2017Houston AstrosTeam Payroll283,725,0005.1333031767++3,651,709535,0008,266,4002017-02-07 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($3.725m) Club option for 2018 at $5.125m [Avoids arbitration]
2018Houston AstrosTeam Payroll295,125,000-2181273++4,360,045545,00013,391,4002017-11-03 - Astros exercised option for 2018 ($5.125m)
* 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