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Carlos PenaHigh Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2014 MLB Years: 2001-2014
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Positions1B-2024, DH-82, OF-1, LF-1Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCarlos Felipe Pena
Height6-2Weight210BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMay 17,1978 [39.283]PlaceSanto Domingo,Dominican Republic
High SchoolHaverhill (Haverhill,MA)
CollegeNortheastern University (Boston,MA)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers in the 1st round (10th overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$1,850,000Signing ScoutsJoel GrampietroService Time10.111 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1999-MLB-#93 ... 1999-TEX-#4 ... 2000-TEX-#7 ... 2001-MLB-#11 ... 2001-TEX-#1 ... 2002-MLB-#5 ... 2002-OAK-#1
MLB DebutSeptember 5,2001 [23.111]
OrganizationsTBA [5] TEX [5] DET [4] BOS [1] CHN [1] HOU [1] KCA [1] NYA [1] OAK [1] Awards7Awards Voting3-109
TBC Player ID1389Retrosheet IDpenac001MLBAM ID150289
RelationshipsBrother of Omar Pena
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997NortheasternCollege-1b-dh19521754154142114121263400000.309.398.600.99810527201.331.291.446.42712.9416.921.315.4715.9150.00
1998NortheasternCollege-1b-dh20481464550711352128512200000.342.513.6711.1849821197.333.329.705.50225.8911.170.436.6011.2342.00
1998Gulf Coast RangersGCLRktex-1b2025120000113100000.400.625.4001.025208.500.000.600.49237.5012.500.330.000.000.00
1998Savannah Sand GnatsSALAtex-1b203011722381406203282640100.325.385.598.9837020130.372.273.350.4196.1520.003.254.6219.5052.63
1998Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex-1b20722161003012810000.273.360.318.6787125.429.045.091.3178.0032.004.000.000.0016.67
1998Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         39144244615062344133550100.319.393.549.9427921163.385.230.319.4077.9821.472.693.6824.0045.65
1999Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex-1b2113650185128318181032574135160627.255.365.457.82222957597.311.202.343.36112.4022.611.823.0227.8344.53
2000Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex121b2213852911715836228105120101108918107.299.414.533.94728266648.324.234.448.40515.5916.671.074.3218.8941.77
2001Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex121b231194317112438323741138012780016.288.408.550.95823764519.359.262.466.41015.4124.471.594.4318.7451.61
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex151b2322626164131200101700001.258.361.500.86131872.310.242.403.37013.8923.611.704.1720.6750.00
2002Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-1b24441753042101103330244940303.240.340.480.8208421206.269.240.394.35411.6523.792.044.8517.5050.00
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak21b244012412274071600153810102.218.305.419.7245211141.250.201.323.31710.6426.952.534.9617.7140.74
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet431b24752733169134123622267320105.253.321.462.78312629302.302.209.304.3398.6124.172.813.9722.7542.03
2002Totals for AL-AL         11539743961741952224111130207.242.316.448.76417840443.286.206.310.3329.2625.062.714.2920.8941.67
2003Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-1b258304104105004710010.333.429.533.96216535.435.200.333.40811.4320.001.750.000.0050.00
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet121b25131452511122161850455312361416.248.332.440.77219945516.298.192.308.33610.2723.842.323.4925.1140.18
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet121b261424818911622427827170146325211.241.338.472.81022753561.284.231.389.34712.4826.022.094.8117.8145.69
2005Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-1b27712574380171124534456560154.311.424.525.94913530309.376.214.385.40814.5621.041.443.8821.4237.50
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet121b2779260376190184401319540023.235.325.477.80212427295.293.242.358.34510.5132.203.066.1014.4444.26
2006Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-1b2811377173048005510110.459.523.8651.38832744.448.406.541.56011.3611.361.009.099.2541.18
2006Columbus ClippersILAAAnya29,491b281053816599170196640638990933.260.370.454.82417336462.284.194.370.35713.6419.261.414.1120.0536.36
2006Totals for IL-IL         1164187211620023744068941001043.278.383.490.87320543506.299.212.385.37413.4418.581.384.5518.1737.07
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos371b2818333920130041000001.273.351.424.77514337.364.151.273.34110.8127.032.502.7033.0033.33
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba231b291484909913829146121101031421018107.282.411.6271.03830776612.297.345.557.43116.8323.201.387.5210.6555.07
2008Vero Beach Devil RaysFSLA+tba-3014000001001000000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.14220.000.000.000.000.000.00
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba231b3013949076121242311021196166120976.247.377.494.87124257607.298.247.443.37615.8227.351.735.1115.8147.11
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba31b3113547191107252391003387163903115.227.356.537.89325366570.250.310.495.37715.2628.601.876.8412.0861.68
2010Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tba-3213120001000000000.667.667.6671.334203.667.000.000.5970.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba231b3214448464951802884518715870442.196.325.407.73219746582.222.211.399.32514.9527.151.824.8117.2948.42
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn221b331534937211127328802210116141776.225.357.462.81922858606.267.237.442.35616.6726.571.594.6217.6152.25
2012Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba231b341604977298172196123871821303210.197.330.354.68417638600.264.157.330.30914.5030.332.093.1726.1638.78
2013Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca-1b35518560126004300000.333.455.7781.23314322.308.445.667.51118.1813.640.759.099.0050.00
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou121b-dh3585277385813182513438941055.209.324.350.6749722325.278.141.289.30113.2327.382.072.4634.6337.93
2013Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca231b3543000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2013Totals for AL-AL         89280385813182513439241055.207.321.346.6679722328.278.139.286.29813.1128.052.142.4435.0037.93
2014Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex331b362074122230480051510012.297.350.500.85037780.327.203.270.3706.2518.753.005.0018.5031.82
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex211b3618594830121041100001.136.190.237.42714463.149.101.186.1956.3517.462.751.5959.0050.00
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1493494974511462312628681829228171577756455171.232.346.462.80822875435892.275.230.397.00013.8726.771.934.8517.3047.38
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter6982584464734174171264783916419638601292432.284.392.511.90313203173093.329.227.398.00013.5520.631.524.0720.5143.19
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter383140323740092774245217230360300141218.285.394.519.9137281731677.332.234.408.00013.7121.471.574.4118.9643.25
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13852911715836228105120101108918107.299.414.533.94728266648.324.234.448.00015.5916.671.074.3218.8941.77
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter14553087136328181082677143170627.257.365.449.81423858630.315.192.330.00012.2222.701.862.8629.4442.65
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3011722381406203282640100.325.385.598.9837020130.372.273.350.0006.1520.003.254.6219.5052.63
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter25120000113100000.400.625.4001.025208.500.000.600.00037.5012.500.330.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter100321861042132493149775600000.324.455.6321.08720348398.332.308.564.00019.3514.070.736.0313.3846.15
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter72624324025591137163468128460811511273430.230.360.483.84311752832971.267.253.444.00015.4827.301.765.4914.9250.63
Detroit Tigers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter427146620835865147521213918043715310525.244.331.461.7926761541674.294.217.342.00010.7526.112.434.4819.5543.02
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1534937211127328802210116141776.225.357.462.81922858606.267.237.442.00016.6726.571.594.6217.6152.25
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter85277385813182513438941055.209.324.350.6749722325.278.141.289.00013.2327.382.072.4634.6337.93
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4012412274071600153810102.218.305.419.7245211141.250.201.323.00010.6426.952.534.9617.7140.74
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4012110247141410142800002.198.281.372.6534512135.225.174.298.00010.3720.742.002.9630.2550.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter18333920130041000001.273.351.424.77514337.364.151.273.00010.8127.032.502.7033.0033.33
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter43000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162537811242533189328917181568.232.346.462.80824859639.275.230.397.00013.8726.771.934.8517.3047.38
Average Minor - Per 162 games162600108170404291119497148140767.284.392.511.90330674718.329.227.398.00013.5520.631.524.0720.5143.19

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1998Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex201B1--101-111111.00011.00------250.01.7
1998Savannah Sand Gnats SALAtex201B28--19616312215212.9867.57------3093.319.7
1998Savannah Sand Gnats SALAtex20OF1--1---111.0001.00------303.30.7
1998Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex201B4--412164443.97710.75------757.12.9
1999Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex211B135--1056831612111551139.9868.44------13699.397.1
2000Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex221B136--1101792210912021180.9828.68------13898.697.1
2001Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex231B117--925891110810251014.9898.67------11998.381.8
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex231B16-14213915213156154.9879.631.08-----2272.79.9
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex23DH1---------------224.50.6
2002Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak241B40--32633340362359.9928.98------4490.927.8
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak241B40-33935142125394393.9979.831.16-----40100.024.7
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet241B73-63865929371691688.9969.421.08-----7597.345.3
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet24DH2---------------752.71.2
2003Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet251B7--655197170.98610.00------887.54.9
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet251B12812410941135911313012391226.9909.581.12-----13197.779.0
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet25DH1---------------1310.80.6
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet26DH5---------------1423.53.1
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet261B1351311159114277612812251219.9959.031.05-----14295.183.3
2005Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet271B62--51933849560552.9868.90------7187.343.1
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet271B514942941835346456453.9938.881.06-----7964.631.5
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet27DH24---------------7930.414.8
2006Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos281B10--6011137271.9867.10------1190.96.9
2006Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya281B86--72769956805796.9899.26------10581.960.6
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28LF117-------------185.60.6
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos281B178808151158786.9895.061.08-----1894.410.5
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba29DH3---------------1482.01.9
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba291B14413712211054130811611921184.9938.220.97-----14897.388.9
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba301B1321311168991106211710991097.9988.310.94-----13995.081.5
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba30DH5---------------1393.63.1
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba311B13312911551055711010211361126.9918.470.97-----13598.582.1
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba321B142135121310748369511631157.9958.150.95-----14498.687.7
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba32DH2---------------1441.41.2
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn331B1531421258111688810412121204.9937.870.96-----153100.094.4
2012Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba341B1531341237118295711912841277.9958.351.03-----16095.694.4
2012Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba34DH1---------------1600.60.6
2013Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca351B5--441-1045451.0009.00------5100.03.5
2013Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca351B2-56--2661.0003.001.20-----450.01.2
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou351B444337739330-454234231.0009.611.12-----8551.827.2
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou35DH38---------------8544.723.5
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex361B14--10310110114113.9918.07------2070.09.7
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex361B16161381059112115114.9917.130.83-----1888.99.9
MLB Totals for 1B - 14 season(s)-   1B1379117911653109019067111401187811807.9948.561.01-----13790.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 10 season(s)-   DH82---------------820.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF117-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 7 season(s)-   1B341--27692513428530543020.9898.86------3410.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B136--1101792210912021180.9828.68------1360.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B139--1097851712711991182.9868.50------1390.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B28--19616312215212.9867.57------280.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--101-111111.00011.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1998Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex20--1--------
1998Savannah Sand Gnats SALAtex20--28------1-
1998Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex20--4--------
1999Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex21--135--------
2000Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex22--136--------
2001Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex23--117--------
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex23--16-------1
2002Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak24--40--------
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24--40--------
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet24--73-------2
2003Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet25--7--------
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet25--128-------1
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet26--135-------5
2005Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet27--62--------
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet27--51-------24
2006Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos28--10--------
2006Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28--86--------
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28--17---1----
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba29--144-------3
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba30--132-------5
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba31--133--------
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba32--142-------2
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33--153--------
2012Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba34--153-------1
2013Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca35--5--------
2013Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca35--2--------
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou35--44-------38
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex36--14--------
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex36--16--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2817505810140181510003.160.288.240.52812259.206.080.22013.5625.421.881.6950.0025.00
2007Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2923474124004003800002.255.300.340.64016450.308.085.1496.0016.002.670.000.0033.33
2008Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB302054915205181181900101.278.365.593.95832763.323.315.46312.7030.162.387.9410.8046.67
2008Tampa Bay RaysDiv SeriesMLB30310050002211400010.500.545.5001.0455011.833.000.2009.0936.364.000.000.000.00
2008Tampa Bay RaysChamp. SeriesMLB30726871036106700011.269.406.6541.06017432.250.385.65418.7521.881.179.388.6757.14
2008Tampa Bay RaysWorld SeriesMLB30517121002013600000.118.250.176.4263120.182.058.17615.0030.002.000.000.0050.00
2009Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB311637683021011101010101.216.388.459.84717549.231.243.51420.4120.411.004.0818.5062.50
2010Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB3219515920270271300000.176.276.333.60917458.194.157.25512.0722.411.863.4525.5044.44
2010Tampa Bay RaysDiv SeriesMLB32414441114003700000.286.412.7141.12610317.500.428.64317.6541.182.335.8814.0075.00
2011Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB33215911143031200102010002.237.357.441.79826670.306.204.37314.2928.572.004.2919.6742.86
2012Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB34205686111200112300001.107.254.214.46812367.156.107.30416.4234.332.091.4956.0050.00
2013Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB35215981130491182200003.186.284.441.72526767.212.255.39011.9432.842.755.9714.7563.64
2014Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3620360510020031400000.139.205.167.3726139.227.028.1117.6935.904.670.000.0020.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs177449568820118683668144302013.196.305.365.67016439522.242.169.31413.0327.592.123.4524.9444.32
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs7244911162141100010.375.464.6251.08915328.667.250.45814.2939.292.753.5724.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs726871036106700011.269.406.6541.06017432.250.385.65418.7521.881.179.388.6757.14
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs517121002013600000.118.250.176.4263120.182.058.17615.0030.002.000.000.0050.00

Awards [7]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2001Triple A All-Star Team (1B)1
2002AL Rookie of the Month (April)1
2007American League Player of the Week (September 24-September 30) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (1B) ... Major League 2nd All-Star (end of season) (1B)3
2008American League Gold Glove (First Base) ... American League Player of the Week (September 15-September 21)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2014-08-181BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Rangers  
2014-08-101BTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2014-08-10
2014-07-191BTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-07-19
2014-07-181BTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minorsTeam Roster on 2014-07-18
2014-07-181BTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for AssignmentTeam Roster on 2014-07-18
2014-07-171BTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for AssignmentTeam Roster on 2014-07-17
2014-06-241BTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minorsTeam Roster on 2014-06-24
2014-06-171BTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-06-17
2014-06-171BTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contractTeam Roster on 2014-06-17
2014-03-231BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Angels  
2014-01-291BLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League ContractTeam Roster on 2014-01-29
2013-10-311BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency  
2013-09-171BKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 AppendectomyTeam Roster on 2013-09-17
2013-09-031BKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Omaha (AAA)Team Roster on 2013-09-03
2013-08-29dhKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)Team Roster on 2013-08-29
2013-08-27dhKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League ContractTeam Roster on 2013-08-27
2013-08-02dhFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Astros  
2013-07-22dhHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for AssignmentTeam Roster on 2013-07-22
2012-12-171bHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($2.9m)Team Roster on 2012-12-17
2012-10-291BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency  
2012-05-081bTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActive--Team Roster on 2012-05-08
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2012-01-24ContractSigned by Rays 
2011-10-30Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-12-08ContractSigned by Cubs 
2010-11-07Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-08-16InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-08-06InjuredDisabled -- Plantar Fasciitis In Right Foot 
2009-11-19InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-09-07InjuredDisabled -- Fractured left index and middle finger 
2008-06-27InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-06-04InjuredDisabled -- Fractured left index finger 
2008-01-18ContractSigned by Rays (1-year) 
2007-04-01ContractSigned by Devil Rays 
2007-02-01ContractSigned by Devil Rays to minor league contract 
2006-08-17ContractSigned by Red Sox (minor) 
2006-08-16Released by Yankees 
2006-04-15ContractSigned by Yankees (minor) 
2006-03-26Released by Tigers 
2005-01-07ContractSigned by Tigers (1-year) 
2002-07-06TradeTraded by Athletics to Tigers with RHP Franklyn German and a player to named as part of three way trade in which Athletics received LHP Ted Lilly RHP Jason Arnold and OF John-Ford Griffin from Yankees and Yankees received RHP Jeff Weaver from Tigers July 
2002-07-05TradeTraded by Athletics with Jeremy Bonderman and Franklyn German to Tigers for John-Ford Griffin, Jason Arnold, Ted Lilly and Cash. 
2002-01-14TradeTraded by Rangers with Mike Venafro to Athletics for Mario Ramos, Ryan Ludwick, Gerald Laird and Jason Hart. 
1998-07-24Contractsigned 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1998Texas Rangers-201,850,000-------1,850,000Signing Bonus out of 1998 Draft (1st round - 10th overall)
2001Texas RangersTeam Payroll23200,000-77146-1,897,758200,0002,050,000
2002Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll24202,000-75130172,011,045200,0002,252,000
2002Detroit TigersTeam Payroll24202,000-75128172,011,045200,0002,252,000
2003Detroit TigersTeam Payroll25310,000-64417202,163,527300,0002,562,000
2004Detroit TigersTeam Payroll26330,000-60119342,070,100300,0002,892,000
2005Detroit TigersTeam Payroll272,575,000-2611172++2,189,055300,0005,467,000
2006Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll28327,000-74239-2,365,072327,0005,794,000
2007Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll29800,000-45310442,459,737380,0006,594,000
2008Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll306,000,000-154183++2,696,252390,00012,594,000
2009Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll318,000,000-104287++2,746,792400,00020,594,000
2010Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll3210,125,000-76192++2,812,412400,00030,719,000
2011Chicago CubsTeam Payroll339,959,996-82692++2,722,607414,00040,678,996
2012Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll347,250,000-127287++2,954,887480,00047,928,996
2013Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll352,900,00010.11129811683,021,531490,00050,828,9962012-12-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($2.9m)
2013-08-27 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2013Houston AstrosTeam Payroll352,900,00010.1112982683,021,531490,00050,828,9962012-12-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($2.9m)
2013-08-27 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2014Texas RangersTeam Payroll36500,000-79433-3,256,497500,00051,328,9962014-01-29 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2014-06-17 - Signed to minor league contract
* 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