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Jesus MonteroTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2011-2015
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PositionsC-450, 1B-207, dh-104, P-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJesus Montero
Height6-4Weight225BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 29,1989 [28.352]PlaceGuacara,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2006 by the New York Yankees.
Signing Bonus$2,000,000Signing ScoutsRicardo FinolService Time1.167 (2016)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2008-NYA-#6 ... 2009-MLB-#38 ... 2009-NYA-#2 ... 2010-MLB-#4 ... 2010-NYA-#1 ... 2011-NYA-#1 ... 2011-MLB-#3 ... 2012-MLB-#6 ... 2012-NYA-#1 ... 2012-SEA-#1
MLB DebutSeptember 1,2011 [21.276]
OrganizationsNYA [5] SEA [4] SLN [1] TOR [1] BAL [1] Awards11
TBC Player ID141540Retrosheet IDmontj003MLBAM ID524968
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed23Power63Contact48XBH52RBIs70Runs38Hitting62Durability47Team.511Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRknya-c173310713306031900121830107.280.366.421.787459123.310.141.252.3509.7614.631.502.4435.6730.00
2008Charleston (sc) RiverDogsSALAnya35c18132525861713411787213783601216.326.376.491.86725852569.362.165.238.3796.5014.592.242.9930.8830.41
2009Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya45c1948180266415183700142621113.356.406.583.98910524198.381.227.306.4247.0713.131.864.0422.5037.50
2009Trenton ThunderEastAAnya18c19441671953100933001421000110.317.370.539.9099019181.321.222.305.3917.7311.601.504.9718.5635.85
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         92347451172511770002847211213.337.389.562.95119543379.352.225.305.4087.3912.401.684.4920.4136.75
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya21c20123453661313432175004691104214.289.353.517.87023458504.319.228.329.3759.1318.061.984.1721.5744.27
2011Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya21c21109420521211911867003698403616.288.348.467.81519638463.336.179.264.3527.7821.172.723.8923.3331.40
2011New York YankeesALMLBnya63dh211861920404120071710022.328.406.590.99636869.400.262.377.42210.1424.642.435.8015.2540.00
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBsea63dh-c22135515461342001562022999207415.260.298.386.68419935553.292.126.179.2965.2417.903.412.7134.3326.12
2013Arizona MarinersArizRksea-1b23823361002003510101.261.357.304.6617128.316.043.174.30410.7117.861.670.000.0016.67
2013Peoria ChiefsMidwAsln-c23195991330240062051001.220.343.373.71622571.297.153.254.3278.4528.173.332.8229.5038.46
2013Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea531b231973121862190082400101.247.317.425.74231982.347.178.288.3239.7629.273.001.2273.0050.00
2013Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         46155243710231500174961203.239.333.387.7206015181.324.148.258.3219.3927.072.881.6651.6740.54
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea63c232910162111390182100102.208.264.327.591335110.231.119.188.2637.2719.092.632.7333.6723.81
2014Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea201b2497364551042411674103779206413.286.350.489.83917841409.320.203.308.3639.0519.322.143.9122.7539.42
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea63dh24617140012000300001.235.235.412.6477117.231.177.176.2830.0017.650.005.8817.0025.00
2015Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea301b2598394701401861885322971205110.355.398.569.96722442430.394.214.289.4116.7416.512.454.1921.8930.00
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea631b25381121125605190043200002.223.250.411.6614611116.267.188.223.2843.4527.598.004.3122.4044.00
2016Buffalo BisonsILAAAtor48d26126489461552411160102378303021.317.349.438.78721436518.357.121.170.3404.4415.063.392.1244.4523.23
2017Monterrey SultanesMexAAA-272183829311170092100102.349.409.446.85537593.452.097.205.3719.6822.582.331.0883.0017.24
2017Norfolk TidesILAAAbal451b2713491710030121400003.143.176.163.3398151.200.020.041.1553.9227.457.000.000.0014.29
2017Totals for AAA-AAA         341329364112001113500105.273.326.341.667456144.361.068.144.2947.6424.313.180.69132.0016.67
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter22680673204311281040348172308622.253.295.398.69332160865.287.145.201.0005.5519.883.583.2428.7929.41
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter8903386466104219817125572742766492922717118.308.362.487.84916493403720.347.179.262.0007.4217.452.353.3627.0932.63
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter6062325310705129158639053190476120231380.303.356.483.83911222302550.347.180.262.0007.4518.672.513.3727.0332.62
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter441671953100933001421000110.317.370.539.9099019181.321.222.305.0007.7311.601.504.9718.5635.85
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter48180266415183700142621113.356.406.583.98910524198.381.227.306.0007.0713.131.864.0422.5037.50
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter15158495184371199121431031111217.315.372.479.85128057640.356.164.240.0006.7216.092.402.9730.7430.98
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4113016367032100152340208.277.364.400.7645210151.311.123.238.0009.9315.231.531.9943.3327.78
Seattle Mariners Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2087456418427124920341155208420.247.285.383.66828552796.279.136.187.0005.1519.473.783.0231.0428.26
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1861920404120071710022.328.406.590.99636869.400.262.377.00010.1424.642.435.8015.2540.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625785214622120750234123206416.253.295.398.69323043620.287.145.201.0005.5519.883.583.2428.7929.41
Average Minor - Per 162 games16261685190363231041150118505321.308.362.487.84930062677.347.179.262.0007.4217.452.353.3627.0932.63

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2017Norfolk TidesILAAAbal45Rel270118.0010100101.00220400004.00----36.00--0.00.000-
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0118.0010100101.00220400004.00----36.00--0.00.000-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0118.0010100101.00220400004.00----36.00--0.00.000-
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings022018.002200220002200220.00440440088000004.00----36.00--0.00.000-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya17C23--17291-182181.9957.87-----43369.739.0
2008Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAnya18C71--5295543588584.9938.23-----1113253.851.1
2009Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya19C26--1621423178176.9896.77-56887.534854.219.5
2009Trenton Thunder EastAAnya19C33--26119-12802801.0008.48-301468.284475.023.4
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya20C105--7037666785779.9927.42-993076.71512385.473.4
2011Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya21C88--6153827655653.9977.42-701879.5710980.762.0
2011New York YankeesALMLBnya21C3322121--13131.0004.330.594180.0-1816.71.9
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBsea22DH78---------------13557.848.1
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBsea22C56554874092233434431.9937.700.89541183.1713541.534.6
2013Arizona Mariners ArizRksea231B6--28--128281.0004.67------875.011.1
2013Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln23C18--139822149147.9878.17-8657.111994.713.1
2013Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea231B16--1177214126124.9847.75------1984.211.1
2013Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea23C1--31--441.0004.00------195.30.7
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23C2625225207111-219218.9958.380.9723195.832989.716.0
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23DH1---------------293.40.6
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea241B44--317231027350340.9717.73------9745.430.6
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24DH4---------------666.72.5
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea241B1168---881.0008.001.33-----616.70.6
2015Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea251B82--67037659713707.9928.62------9883.756.9
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea251B27251891815118187186.9956.890.98-----3871.116.7
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25DH7---------------3818.44.3
2016Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor261B25--2235223230228.9919.12------12619.817.4
2017Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal271B6--352-237371.0006.17------1346.24.2
2017Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal27P1---------------137.70.7
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH90---------------900.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C85837346283443666662.9947.790.90811386.210850.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B28261951895118195194.9956.930.99-----280.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C194--132111581314441436.9947.40-1694877.9221940.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B173--1362742012514561436.9868.30------1730.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C33--26119-12802801.0008.48-301468.28330.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C26--1621423178176.9896.77-56887.53260.00.0
A Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C89--6686365737731.9928.21-8657.112890.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C23--17291-182181.9957.87-----4230.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B6--28--128281.0004.67------60.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya17-23---------
2008Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAnya18-71---------
2009Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya19-26---------
2009Trenton Thunder EastAAnya19-33---------
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya20-105---------
2011Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya21-88---------
2011New York YankeesALMLBnya21-3---------
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBsea22-56--------78
2013Arizona Mariners ArizRksea23--6--------
2013Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln23-18---------
2013Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea23-116--------
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23-26--------1
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea24--44--------
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24--1-------4
2015Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea25--82--------
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25--27-------7
2016Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor26--25--------
2017Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal271-6--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB18111100110000000001.0001.0004.0005.000411.0003.0003.0000.000.000.00100.001.00100.00
2009New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB1989361014002200000.667.7271.1111.83810211.833.444.66718.1818.181.009.099.0033.33
2010New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2088132000001200000.375.444.6251.069529.500.250.37511.1122.222.000.000.0066.67
2011New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2119405102002002800003.250.286.300.58612242.313.050.1004.7619.054.000.000.0020.00
2011New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB21121200010000000001.0001.0001.0002.0002021.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB22134391430213004810102.326.388.535.92323549.353.209.3028.1616.332.004.0821.5035.71
2013Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB23164581861211002910002.400.438.7111.14932948.471.311.3564.1718.754.504.1722.5050.00
2014Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB241229793025002700000.310.355.621.97618531.350.311.3796.4522.583.506.4514.5055.56
2015Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB25715030001001600001.200.250.200.4503016.333.000.0676.2537.506.000.000.000.00
2016Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2621381920040011200000.237.256.289.54511239.346.052.0792.5630.7712.000.000.0022.22
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs105228357319184100155420108.320.366.518.88411828246.389.198.2636.1021.953.603.2528.5038.36
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs121200010000000001.0001.0001.0002.0002021.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [11]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2008New York Yankees Minor League Player of the Year ... South Atlantic League All-Star Team (C)2
2009Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (DH) ... New York Yankees Minor League Player of the Year2
2010Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (DH) ... International League All-Star Team (C) ... New York Yankees Minor League Player of the Year3
2011New York Yankees Minor League Player of the Year1
2015Pacific Coast League All-Star (1B) ... Triple A All-Star Team (1B)2
2016International League All-Star Team (DH)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-06-271BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Orioles27.210  
2017-06-151BBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.198Team Roster on 2017-06-15
2017-06-111BBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.194Team Roster on 2017-06-11
2017-06-011BBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.184Team Roster on 2017-06-01
2017-05-031BBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.155Team Roster on 2017-05-03
2017-04-301BBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Norfolk (AAA)27.152Team Roster on 2017-04-30
2017-01-021BBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract27.034Team Roster on 2017-01-02
2016-11-071BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency26.343  
2016-09-281BToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)-RestrictedOff-RosterSuspended 50 games for violating MLB drug program26.303Team Roster on 2016-09-28
2016-04-081BToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)26.130Team Roster on 2016-04-08
2016-04-021BToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors26.124Team Roster on 2016-04-02
2016-03-281BToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Mariners by Blue Jays26.119Team Roster on 2016-03-28
2016-03-281BSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment26.119Team Roster on 2016-03-28
2015-09-101BSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)25.285Team Roster on 2015-09-10
2015-09-021B-DHSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)25.277Team Roster on 2015-09-02
2015-08-011B-DHSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)25.245Team Roster on 2015-08-01
2015-07-201BSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)25.233Team Roster on 2015-07-20
2015-07-101BSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)25.223Team Roster on 2015-07-10
2015-04-09cSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)25.131Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-03-21cSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YMinors--Sent to minors25.112Team Roster on 2015-03-21
2014-09-29cSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list24.304Team Roster on 2014-09-29
2014-08-16cSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured24.260Team Roster on 2014-08-16
2014-07-25cSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)24.238Team Roster on 2014-07-25
2014-07-24cSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)24.237Team Roster on 2014-07-24
2014-06-27cSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)24.210Team Roster on 2014-06-27
2014-06-12cSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)24.195Team Roster on 2014-06-12
2014-04-20cSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YRestricted--Placed on temporarily inactive list24.142Team Roster on 2014-04-20
2014-03-14cSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to minors24.105Team Roster on 2014-03-14
2013-08-05cSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YRestrictedOff-RosterSuspended for 50 games for violating MLB drug program23.249Team Roster on 2013-08-05
2013-05-23cSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Tacoma (AAA)23.175Team Roster on 2013-05-23
2013-02-24cSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.5033m)23.087Team Roster on 2013-02-24
2012-05-07dh-cSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActive--22.159Team Roster on 2012-05-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-01-23TradeTraded by Yankees with Hector Noesi to Mariners for Michael Pineda and Jose Campos 
* 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
2006New York Yankees-162,000,000-------2,000,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
2011New York YankeesTeam Payroll21414,000-78947-2,722,607414,0002,414,000
2012Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll22486,900-64320292,954,887480,0002,900,900
2013Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll23503,300-59323353,023,990490,0003,404,2002013-02-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.5033m)
2014Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll24500,000-79438-3,256,497500,0003,904,200
2015Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll25507,5001.16778437-3,571,283507,5004,411,700
* 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