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Armando GalarragaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 2007-2012
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-264Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameArmando Antonio Galarraga
Height6-3Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 15,1982 [36.273]PlaceCaracas,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1998 by the Montreal Expos.
Signing Bonus$3,000Signing ScoutsFred FerreiraService Time3.027 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2006-WAS-#5 ... 2006-TEX-#7
MLB DebutSeptember 15,2007 [25.243]
OrganizationsMON [4] DET [3] TEX [2] HOU [1] WAS [1] ARI [1] CIN [1] COL [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-9
TBC Player ID21691Retrosheet IDgalaa002MLBAM ID451482
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (55.69%) -- Slider (36.47%) -- Changeup (7.84%)
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Player Notes:   On June 2,2010, pitched 8 2/3 perfect innings before Indians Hitter Jason Donald was called safe by umpire Jim Joyce on a grounder where it was apparent that he was out, ruining a perfect game.
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts30Walks48Hittable42SO/BB35vsPower42Hitting.056Durability48Team.486Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2001Gulf Coast ExposGCLRkmon-Rel19133.1214113005234.2372112215243101.509.610.523.896.231.60.250-
2002Gulf Coast ExposGCLRkmon-ST20002.4522000003.21111010000.272.452.45--2.450.00--
2003Gulf Coast ExposGCLRkmon-ST21111.80550000015.013530571001.207.80--3.004.201.40.500-
2004Savannah Sand GnatsSALAmon40S/R22554.65231940110110.010464571431943101.228.481.142.537.673.03.500-
2005Potomac NationalsCaroA+was-ST23342.4814140000080.0693022723794201.157.760.792.598.893.43.429-
2005Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas50ST23345.1913130110076.08047441021582101.329.431.182.486.842.76.429-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0683.80272701100156.0149776617441376301.238.580.982.537.893.11.429-
2006Arizona RangersArizRktex-ST24023.31660000016.0188606164001.479.92--3.318.822.67.000-
2006Spokane IndiansNwstA-tex-ST24014.5011000004.04221030001.009.002.25--6.750.00.000-
2006Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+tex-ST24016.2322000008.26962771001.506.232.087.277.271.00.000-
2006Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex40ST24165.49990000041.0563425513381101.6812.291.102.858.342.92.143-
2006Minor Totals (4 teams)MinorAAA--ST01105.0118180000069.1845339826646101.5710.801.033.348.232.46.091-
2007Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex40ST25964.02232212200127.2122585714471144001.328.600.993.318.042.43.600-
2007Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-ST25224.74440110024.2231313111212101.388.390.364.017.661.91.500-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST01184.14272613300151.0145717015581356101.338.570.893.437.982.33.579-
2007Texas RangersALMLBtex70S/R25006.2331200208.28662760001.738.312.087.276.230.86-7.28
2008Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet40ST26202.25220000012.073311110000.675.250.750.758.2511.001.000-
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet58ST261373.73302820000178.2152837428611266001.197.661.413.076.352.07.6504.78
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet58ST276105.64292540010143.215893902467951001.579.901.504.205.951.42.3755.35
2010Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet40ST28423.65871000044.0401818414401001.228.120.812.848.122.86.667-
2010Detroit TigersALMLBdet58ST28494.49252412100144.014375722151744301.348.921.313.184.611.45.3085.01
2011Reno AcesPCLAAAari58ST29129.26550000023.0302424917161002.0111.573.476.566.170.94.333-
2011Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari59ST29345.91880000042.24736281322281101.629.912.744.645.911.27.4297.22
2012Lexington LegendsSALAhou-ST30002.2511000004.04110201001.509.00--4.50--0.00--
2012Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhou26ST30324.12990000043.2372020718313001.267.631.443.716.391.72.600-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0323.9710100000047.2412121720314001.287.741.323.785.851.55.600-
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30ST30046.75550000024.0282018618171101.9210.502.256.756.380.94.0007.18
2013Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol33ST31025.20770000036.0362321412212101.328.920.992.975.201.75.000-
2013Louisville BatsILAAAcinST31662.9816160000084.2843628834625101.398.930.853.616.591.82.500-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0683.64232300000120.112059491246837201.378.930.893.426.171.80.429-
2015Puebla PericosMexAAA-ST33333.7510100000050.0582421315263101.4510.370.542.684.651.73.500-
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter26344.781009192130539.05363132889422634613501.418.901.563.755.751.53.4332.23
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter44524.11174155194562836.082944138493292669411001.338.871.003.127.162.29.458-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter21194.17616011100317.03151611483712222817401.378.881.043.446.431.87.525-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter13164.63454413300244.125813912629812107201.389.481.072.987.712.59.448-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter352.8416160000088.2753928930865201.187.610.913.058.732.87.375-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter554.57242040110114.010865581433944101.238.501.102.607.402.85.500-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter014.5011000004.04221030001.009.002.25--6.750.00.000-
Rk Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter262.84271413005268.2693522326488101.368.910.393.366.201.85.250-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter23264.55847772110465.24532512367317929511301.358.741.413.455.691.65.469-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter345.91880000042.24736281322281101.629.912.744.645.911.27.429-
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter046.75550000024.0282018618171101.9210.502.256.756.380.94.000-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter006.2331200208.28662760001.738.312.087.276.230.86--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11144.78413741010220.021812711738921405201.418.901.563.755.751.53.4402.23
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12144.11464151121220.0217115100247617511301.338.871.003.127.162.29.462-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas50p2333000000001201000.000.250.000.250005.000.000.333.17620.0040.002.000.000.000.00
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet58p2622200000003101000.000.600.000.600006.000.0001.500.42550.0016.670.330.000.000.00
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet58p2711000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2010Detroit TigersALMLBdet58p2825000000000400000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0080.000.000.000.000.00
2011Reno AcesPCLAAAari58p2912110000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.4450.000.000.000.000.000.00
2011Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari59p29815000001000701000.000.000.000.0000016.000.000.000.0000.0043.750.000.000.000.00
2012Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhou26p3067010001000503000.143.143.143.2861010.500.000.000.1260.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30p3058000000000300000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00
2013Louisville BatsILAAAcinp3123000001000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2013Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol33p3145000000001301000.000.167.000.167007.000.000.200.11514.2942.863.000.000.000.00
2013Totals for AAA-AAA         68000001001501000.000.111.000.1110010.000.000.125.07710.0050.005.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter18312000010031602000.000.088.000.0880036.000.000.097.0008.3344.445.330.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter16201200020021205000.100.182.100.2822027.250.000.100.0007.4144.446.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter13171200020011004000.118.167.118.2852022.286.000.059.0004.5545.4510.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter33000000001201000.000.250.000.250005.000.000.333.00020.0040.002.000.000.000.00
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter815000001000701000.000.000.000.0000016.000.000.000.0000.0043.750.000.000.000.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter58200000003601000.000.273.000.2730012.000.000.375.00025.0050.002.000.000.000.00
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter58000000000300000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16227918000090027144018000.000.088.000.08800324.000.000.097.0008.3344.445.330.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1622031020000200020122051000.100.182.100.282200273.250.000.100.0007.4144.446.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2001Gulf Coast Expos GCLRkmon19P14---32153.6000.21------14100.023.3
2002Gulf Coast Expos GCLRkmon20P2--11--221.0001.00------2100.03.3
2003Gulf Coast Expos GCLRkmon21P5---3--331.0000.60------5100.08.6
2004Savannah Sand Gnats SALAmon22P23--109--19191.0000.83------23100.016.7
2005Potomac Nationals CaroA+was23P14--5121-1817.9441.21------14100.010.0
2005Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas23P13--410111514.9331.08------13100.09.2
2006Arizona Rangers ArizRktex24P6--11--221.0000.33------6100.010.7
2006Spokane Indians NwstA-tex24P1---------------1100.01.3
2006Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tex24P2--1-1-21.5000.50------2100.01.4
2006Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex24P9--251-87.8750.78------9100.06.4
2007Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex25P23--611--17171.0000.74------23100.016.4
2007Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex25P4--32--551.0001.25------4100.02.8
2007Texas RangersALMLBtex25P3191---111.0000.330.11-----3100.01.9
2008Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26P2--2---221.0001.00------2100.01.4
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P30281781311222624.9230.800.13-----30100.018.5
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P2925143711222018.9000.620.13-----29100.017.8
2010Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet28P8--45-1991.0001.13------8100.05.6
2010Detroit TigersALMLBdet28P25241446113-2017.8500.680.12-----25100.015.4
2011Reno Aces PCLAAAari29P5--22--441.0000.80------5100.03.5
2011Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari29P8842-7-1771.0000.880.17-----8100.04.9
2012Lexington Legends SALAhou30P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2012Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou30P9--41--551.0000.56------9100.06.3
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30P55241---111.0000.200.045-100.0-5100.03.1
2013Louisville Bats ILAAAcin31P16--991-1918.9471.13------16100.011.1
2013Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol31P7--34--771.0001.00------7100.04.9
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P100915402840757568.9070.680.135-100.0-1000.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P51--2723115150.9800.98------510.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P45--1226214038.9500.84------450.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P16--6122-2018.9001.13------160.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P24--1010--20201.0000.83------240.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P27--28211210.8330.37------270.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2001Gulf Coast Expos GCLRkmon1914----------
2002Gulf Coast Expos GCLRkmon202----------
2003Gulf Coast Expos GCLRkmon215----------
2004Savannah Sand Gnats SALAmon2223----------
2005Potomac Nationals CaroA+was2314----------
2005Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas2313----------
2006Arizona Rangers ArizRktex246----------
2006Spokane Indians NwstA-tex241----------
2006Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tex242----------
2006Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex249----------
2007Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex2523----------
2007Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex254----------
2007Texas RangersALMLBtex253----------
2008Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet262----------
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet2630----------
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet2729----------
2010Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet288----------
2010Detroit TigersALMLBdet2825----------
2011Reno Aces PCLAAAari295----------
2011Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari298----------
2012Lexington Legends SALAhou301----------
2012Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou309----------
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou305----------
2013Louisville Bats ILAAAcin3116----------
2013Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol317----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2007Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB25009.0020200112.0422010002.5018.000.004.500.000.009.00.000
2008Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB26016.7540400006.2675176202.108.101.359.458.100.869.45.000
2009Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB27000.00000000110.01300100001.3011.700.900.000.0000.00.000
2010Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB280011.5742200007.01499043112.5718.000.005.143.860.7511.57.000
2011Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB29037.36642000022.02418183512301.329.821.232.054.912.407.36.000
2012Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB30017.20404000010.01498064002.0012.600.005.403.600.678.10.000
2013Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31113.75523000012.01455357101.5810.502.253.755.251.403.75.500
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs166.0725817001269.789504782832711.6811.501.033.624.131.146.46.143

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB2953000000000101000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs93000000000101000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2010American League Player of the Week (May 31-June 6)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-12-08PFree Agent -RetiredRetiredAnnounced retirement33.327  
2014-03-25PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Rangers32.069  
2014-02-03PTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract32.019Team Roster on 2014-02-03
2013-11-05PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency31.294  
2013-08-04PColorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL31.201Team Roster on 2013-08-04
2013-07-23PColorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured31.189Team Roster on 2013-07-23
2013-07-15PColorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)-MinorsTradedTraded from Reds to Rockies for Parker Frazier31.181Team Roster on 2013-07-15
2013-07-11PCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL31.177Team Roster on 2013-07-11
2013-06-29PCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Right elbow strain31.165Team Roster on 2013-06-29
2013-04-27PCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL31.102Team Roster on 2013-04-27
2013-04-17PCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Blister31.092Team Roster on 2013-04-17
2013-04-06PCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Louisville (AAA)31.081Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2013-01-22PCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract31.007Team Roster on 2013-01-22
2012-08-27PHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Oklahoma City (AAA)30.224Team Roster on 2012-08-27
2012-08-22SPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment30.219Team Roster on 2012-08-22
2012-07-28SPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Oklahoma City (AAA)30.194Team Roster on 2012-07-28
2012-05-21PHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract30.126Team Roster on 2012-05-21
2012-04-05PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Orioles30.080  
2012-03-26PBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to minor league camp30.070Team Roster on 2012-03-26
2012-01-17PBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.002Team Roster on 2012-01-17
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-01-30ContractSigned by Orioles 
2011-01-24TradeTraded by Tigers to Diamondbacks for Kevin Eichhorn and Ryan Robowski 
2008-02-05TradeTraded by Rangers to Tigers for Michael Hernandez 
2005-12-13TradeTraded by Nationals with Terrmel Sledge and Brad Wilkerson to Rangers for Alfonso Soriano 
1998-10-31ContractSigned as nondrafted free agent by Expos 
* 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
1998Montreal Expos-163,000-------3,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
2007Texas RangersTeam Payroll25380,000-73741-2,459,737380,000383,000
2008Detroit TigersTeam Payroll26390,000-75337-2,696,252390,000773,000
2009Detroit TigersTeam Payroll27435,000-54826322,746,792400,0001,208,000
2010Detroit TigersTeam Payroll28400,000-75727-2,812,412400,0001,608,000
2011Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll292,300,0003.02731313662,722,607414,0003,908,000
2012Houston AstrosTeam Payroll30480,000-76030-2,954,887480,0004,388,0002012-01-17 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2012-05-21 - 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