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Mookie BettsHigh Level: MLB Current Team: Boston Red Sox MLB Years: 2014-2017
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsRF-337, 2B-244, CF-207, SS-14, DH-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMarkus Lynn Betts
Height5-9Weight156BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 7,1992 [25.134]PlaceBrentwood,Tennessee
High SchoolOverton (Nashville,TN)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox in the 5th round (172nd overall) of the 2011 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$700,000Signing ScoutsDanny WatkinsService Time3.070 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2014-MLB-#75 ... 2014-BOS-#7
MLB DebutJune 29,2014 [21.265]
OrganizationsBOS [7] Awards11Awards Voting3-425
TBC Player ID165255Retrosheet IDbettm001MLBAM ID605141
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed90Power68Contact94XBH68RBIs77Runs77Hitting86Durability69Team.497Ratings Explained

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
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter508208634960914216783108016193272811111125.292.352.488.84010172362309.304.196.319.0008.3611.781.413.3826.7438.75
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 - 4 Season(s)Filter508208634960914216783108016193272811111125.292.352.488.84010172362309.304.196.319.0008.3611.781.413.3826.7438.75
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626651111944552599265628734448.292.352.488.84032475736.304.196.319.0008.3611.781.413.3826.7438.75
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-bos19SS13--24426107266.9175.08------7118.317.1
2012Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos192B58--123154937286277.9694.78------7181.776.3
2013Greenville Drive SALAbos202B76--1531691241334322.9644.24------76100.055.1
2013Salem Red Sox CaroA+bos202B50--117163641286280.9795.60------5198.035.7
2014Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos21CF12--30---30301.0002.50------5422.28.5
2014Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos212B40--80121423205201.9805.03------5474.128.2
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 SoxALMLBbos21RF128772011-2221.9551.750.27-----5223.17.4
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos212B14141222538376663.9554.500.52-----5226.98.6
2015Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos22CF1--4---441.0004.00------1100.00.7
2015Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22RF11119723-1-2423.9582.090.24-----1457.66.8
2015Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22DH1---------------1450.70.6
2015Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22CF13313011573351042349345.9892.590.30-----14591.782.1
2016Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23RF15715713813461414361360.9972.290.26-----15899.496.9
2017Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24RF1531531389366851379374.9872.440.27-----153100.094.4
MLB Totals for RF - 4 season(s)-   RF33332929447552385786778.9902.340.26-----3330.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF16115814063991244415411.9902.550.29-----1610.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B14141222538376663.9554.500.52-----140.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
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--

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
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs1659111630158291000000.271.368.373.74122468.313.102.35613.2414.711.111.4759.0025.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs6518044641938236292010104.356.387.6281.01511330191.366.272.3444.7110.472.224.1922.5046.88
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs726373000103500001.269.345.385.73010329.333.116.26910.3417.241.670.000.0042.86

Awards [11]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2013Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (2B)1
2014Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (2B) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (2B) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (Baseball America) (2B)3
2015American League Player of the Week (June 15-June 21)1
2016AL Player of the Month (July) ... American League Gold Glove (Outfield) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (OF)3
2017American League Player of the Week (June 26–July 2) ... American League Gold Glove (OF) ... American League Player of the Week (May 8–May 14)3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2018-01-31RFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($10.5m) [Won arbitration] Red Sox offered $7.5mTeam Roster on 2018-01-31
2015-08-11RFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2015-08-11
2015-08-09CFBoston Red SoxPortland (AA)YDL-7InjuredAssigned to Portland (AA) for rehabTeam Roster on 2015-08-09
2015-07-29CFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YDL-7InjuredDL7 concussionTeam Roster on 2015-07-29
2014-08-18CFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-08-18
2014-08-07OFBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-08-07
2014-08-01OFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-08-01
2014-07-19OFBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-07-19
2014-06-28OFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minorsTeam Roster on 2014-06-28
2014-06-03SSBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-06-03
2014-04-01SSBoston Red SoxPortland (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Portland (AA)Team Roster on 2014-04-01
2013-07-09SSBoston Red SoxSalem (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salem (A+)Team Roster on 2013-07-09
2013-04-02SSBoston Red SoxGreenville (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Greenville (A)Team Roster on 2013-04-02
2012-06-11SSBoston Red SoxLowell (A-)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lowell (A-)Team Roster on 2012-06-11
2011-08-26CFBoston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to GCL Red Sox (Rk)Team Roster on 2011-08-26
2011-08-15CFBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft (Tennessee HS)Team Roster on 2011-08-15
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2011-08-15ContractSigned by Red Sox 
* 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
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 Payroll24950,000-50823443,582,271535,0003,230,500
* 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