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Mookie BettsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Boston Red Sox MLB Years: 2014-2019
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsRF-457, 2B-245, CF-221, OF-131, SS-14, DH-4Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMarkus Lynn Betts
Height5-9Weight156BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 7,1992 [26.224]PlaceBrentwood,Tennessee
High SchoolOverton (Nashville,TN)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 5th round (172nd overall) of the 2011 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$700,000Signing ScoutsDanny WatkinsService Time4.070 (2018)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2014-MLB-#75 ... 2014-BOS-#7
MLB DebutJune 29,2014 [21.265]
OrganizationsBOS [9] Awards20Awards Voting3-425
TBC Player ID165255Retrosheet IDbettm001MLBAM ID605141
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011Gulf Coast Red SoxGCLRkbos7ss1814020002100000000.500.500.5001.000204.500.000.250.4450.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos72b1971251346781031204323032403.267.352.307.659779292.298.040.231.30110.9610.270.940.000.0013.43
2013Greenville DriveSALAbos72b20762776382241826182584013105.296.418.477.89513233340.322.181.448.39517.0611.760.692.3534.6340.24
2013Salem Red SoxCaroA+bos162b20511853063123739202231711122.341.414.551.96510222211.346.210.432.41610.908.060.743.3226.4334.92
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         127462931453641565384815724227.314.417.506.92323455551.332.192.442.40314.7010.340.702.7230.8037.93
2014Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos72b21542145676183634223352010306.355.443.551.99411827253.366.196.449.43213.837.910.572.3735.6735.53
2014Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos12cf21451853162122531114263000002.335.417.503.9209319211.380.168.346.40612.3214.221.152.3737.0030.65
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         99399871383051165337615010308.346.431.529.96021146464.372.183.401.42013.1510.780.822.3736.2733.33
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos50cf2152189345512151873213121002.291.368.444.8128418213.327.153.286.3619.8614.551.482.3537.8032.73
2015Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos7cf2214120011000000000.500.5001.2501.750514.333.750.750.7370.000.000.0025.004.0050.00
2015Boston Red SoxALMLBbos50cf22145597921744281877216468223612.291.341.479.82028668654.310.188.290.3517.0312.541.782.7533.1739.08
2016Boston Red SoxALMLBbos50rf23158672122214425311132644980270112.318.367.534.90135978730.326.216.321.3836.7110.961.634.2521.6836.45
2017Boston Red SoxALMLBbos50rf2415362810116646224102263777920599.264.344.459.80328872712.268.195.354.33910.8111.101.033.3726.1743.37
2018Boston Red SoxALMLBbos50251365201291804753280306819180585.346.438.6401.07833384614.368.294.496.44913.1914.821.125.2116.2546.67
2019Boston Red SoxALMLBbosrf2644167364811072341313020233.287.401.479.8808018202.311.192.395.37415.3514.850.973.4723.8637.50
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter688277351483720021117413114233053931811182233.302.373.516.88914303383125.316.214.357.0009.7612.581.293.7423.7040.38
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter29911202153547410271649215174137669218.316.408.472.8805291111315.339.156.380.00013.2310.420.792.0541.4831.36
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter451853162122531114263000002.335.417.503.9209319211.380.168.346.00012.3214.221.152.3737.0030.65
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter552185778183735223352010306.358.444.5641.00812328257.366.206.454.00013.627.780.572.7231.1435.90
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter511853063123739202231711122.341.414.551.96510222211.346.210.432.00010.908.060.743.3226.4334.92
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter762776382241826182584013105.296.418.477.89513233340.322.181.448.00017.0611.760.692.3534.6340.24
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter71251346781031204323032403.267.352.307.659779292.298.040.231.00010.9610.270.940.000.0013.43
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14020002100000000.500.500.5001.000204.500.000.250.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter688277351483720021117413114233053931811182233.302.373.516.88914303383125.316.214.357.0009.7612.581.293.7423.7040.38
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626531211974752897275729343458.302.373.516.88933780736.316.214.357.0009.7612.581.293.7423.7040.38
Average Minor - Per 162 games16260711619240515895089474335110.316.408.472.88028760712.339.156.380.00013.2310.420.792.0541.4831.36

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2011Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos18SS1--123-63.5003.00------1100.01.7
2012Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos192B58--123154937286277.9694.78------7181.776.3
2012Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos19SS13--24426107266.9175.08------7118.317.1
2013Greenville Drive SALAbos202B76--1531691241334322.9644.24------76100.055.1
2013Salem Red Sox CaroA+bos202B50--117163641286280.9795.60------5198.035.7
2014Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos212B40--80121423205201.9805.03------5474.128.2
2014Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos21CF12--30---30301.0002.50------5422.28.5
2014Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos21CF33--792-181811.0002.45------4573.322.9
2014Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos212B6--1017152827.9644.50------4513.34.2
2014Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos21RF4--41--551.0001.25------458.92.8
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21CF2828249642-266661.0002.360.27-----5253.817.3
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos212B14141222538376663.9554.500.52-----5226.98.6
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21RF128772011-2221.9551.750.27-----5223.17.4
2015Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos22CF1--4---441.0004.00------1100.00.7
2015Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22CF13313011573351042349345.9892.590.30-----14591.782.1
2015Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22RF11119723-1-2423.9582.090.24-----1457.66.8
2015Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22DH1---------------1450.70.6
2016Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23RF15715713813461414361360.9972.290.26-----15899.496.9
2017Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24RF1531531389366851379374.9872.440.27-----153100.094.4
2018Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25OF131128111227251-278277.9962.110.25-----13696.380.9
2018Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25RF120115100124141-246245.9962.040.24-----13688.274.1
2018Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25CF1413111311--32321.0002.290.29-----13610.38.6
2018Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25DH3---------------1362.21.9
2018Boston Red SoxALMLBbos252B1-6-2--221.0002.000.33-----1360.70.6
MLB Totals for RF - 5 season(s)-   RF4534443945996279510321023.9912.260.26-----4530.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF17517115174301344447443.9912.530.29-----1750.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF131128111227251-278277.9962.110.25-----1310.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B15141282540376865.9564.330.51-----150.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH4---------------40.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF33--792-181811.0002.45------330.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B6--1017152827.9644.50------60.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF4--41--551.0001.25------40.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B40--80121423205201.9805.03------400.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF13--34---34341.0002.62------130.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B50--117163641286280.9795.60------500.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B76--1531691241334322.9644.24------760.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B58--123154937286277.9694.78------580.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS13--24426107266.9175.08------130.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--123-63.5003.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2011Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos18----1------
2012Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos19---5813------
2013Greenville Drive SALAbos20---76-------
2013Salem Red Sox CaroA+bos20---50-------
2014Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos21---40---12---
2014Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos21---6---334--
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21---14---2812--
2015Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos22-------1---
2015Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22-------13311-1
2016Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23--------157--
2017Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24--------153--
2018Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25---1---141201313

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2013Surprise SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor201659111630158291000000.271.368.373.74122468.313.102.35613.2414.711.111.4759.0025.00
2014Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2165100000001200000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.20016.6733.332.000.000.000.00
2015Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB22195615248227214600001.429.467.7501.217421260.458.321.4116.6710.001.503.3328.0050.00
2016Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB23226815245146200900001.353.353.632.985431068.364.279.3090.0013.240.005.8817.0041.67
2016Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB23310121000002100001.200.333.300.6333112.222.100.30016.678.330.500.000.0050.00
2017Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB241851131660210214310102.314.368.549.91728857.298.235.3337.025.260.753.5125.5050.00
2017Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB24416252000101400000.313.353.438.7917217.417.125.2505.8823.534.000.000.0040.00
2018Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB25205212176038129900000.327.426.6151.04132961.350.288.44214.7514.751.004.9217.3352.94
2019Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2617426102011014800000.238.304.357.66115346.273.119.1908.7017.392.002.1742.0030.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs1659111630158291000000.271.368.373.74122468.313.102.35613.2414.711.111.4759.0025.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs1022746291273123275223710104.332.383.584.96716042298.350.252.3397.3812.421.684.0322.8346.15
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs726373000103500001.269.345.385.73010329.333.116.26910.3417.241.670.000.0042.86

Awards [20]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2013Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (2B) ... Baseball America Second-Team Major League All-Star (2B)2
2014Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (2B) ... Baseball America First-Team Major League All-Star (2B) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (2B) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (Baseball America) (2B)4
2015American League Player of the Week (June 15-June 21)1
2016AL Player of the Month (July) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (OF) ... American League Gold Glove (Outfield) ... Wilson All-Defensive Team (RF) ... Wilson Defensive Player of the Year5
2017American League Gold Glove (OF) ... American League Player of the Week (June 26-July 2) ... American League Player of the Week (May 8-May 14)3
2018AL Silver Slugger Award (OF) ... American League Gold Glove (OF) ... American League Most Valuable Player ... MLBPA Heart and Hustle Award ... Wilson All-Defensive Team (RF)5

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-01-11RFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2019-2019 ($20m) [Avoids arbitration]26.096Team Roster on 2019-01-11
2018-06-11RFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL25.247Team Roster on 2018-06-11
2018-06-01RFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Left abdominal strain25.237Team Roster on 2018-06-01
2018-01-31RFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($10.5m) [Won arbitration] Red Sox offered $7.5m25.116Team Roster on 2018-01-31
2015-08-11RFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL22.308Team Roster on 2015-08-11
2015-08-09CFBoston Red SoxPortland (AA)YDL-7InjuredAssigned to Portland (AA) for rehab22.306Team Roster on 2015-08-09
2015-07-29CFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YDL-7InjuredDL7 concussion22.295Team Roster on 2015-07-29
2014-08-18CFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)21.315Team Roster on 2014-08-18
2014-08-07OFBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)21.304Team Roster on 2014-08-07
2014-08-01OFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)21.298Team Roster on 2014-08-01
2014-07-19OFBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)21.285Team Roster on 2014-07-19
2014-06-28OFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors21.264Team Roster on 2014-06-28
2014-06-03SSBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)21.239Team Roster on 2014-06-03
2014-04-01SSBoston Red SoxPortland (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Portland (AA)21.176Team Roster on 2014-04-01
2013-07-09SSBoston Red SoxSalem (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salem (A+)20.275Team Roster on 2013-07-09
2013-04-02SSBoston Red SoxGreenville (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Greenville (A)20.177Team Roster on 2013-04-02
2012-06-11SSBoston Red SoxLowell (A-)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lowell (A-)19.247Team Roster on 2012-06-11
2011-08-26CFBoston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to GCL Red Sox (Rk)18.323Team Roster on 2011-08-26
2011-08-15CFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft (Tennessee HS)18.312Team Roster on 2011-08-15
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-08-15ContractSigned by Red Sox 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
2011Boston Red Sox-18700,000-------700,000Signing Bonus out of 2011 Draft (5th round - 172nd overall)
2014Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll21500,000-79454-3,256,497500,0001,200,000
2015Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll22514,5001.0767227263,571,283507,5001,714,500
2016Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll23566,0002.0750221453,498,245507,5002,280,500
2017Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll24950,0003.0749922453,651,709535,0003,230,500
2018Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll2510,500,000-102787++4,360,045545,00013,730,5002018-01-31 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($10.5m) [Won arbitration] Red Sox offered $7.5m
* 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