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Travis BuckTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2014 MLB Years: 2007-2012
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
Futures Game

PositionsRF-278, OF-169, LF-131, CF-9, dh-6, 1B-5Position when DraftedofPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTravis George Buck
Height6-3Weight210BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateNovember 18,1983 [34.361]PlaceRichland,Washington
High SchoolRichland (Richland,WA)
CollegeArizona State University (Tempe,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 1st round (36th overall) of the 2005 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 23rd round (700th overall) of the 2002 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$950,000Signing ScoutsJeremy SchiedService Time3.048 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2006-OAK-#4 ... 2007-MLB-#50 ... 2007-OAK-#1
MLB DebutApril 2,2007 [23.136]
OrganizationsOAK [6] SDN [2] CLE [1] HOU [1] Awards4
TBC Player ID40950Retrosheet IDbuckt001MLBAM ID459941
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed54Power67Contact58XBH64RBIs65Runs59Hitting67Durability41Team.524Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Arizona StatePac10NCAA-1Fr4of196623959781334461223528115209.326.432.456.88810920292.354.130.318.39511.999.590.801.3759.7525.64
2004Arizona StatePac10NCAA-1So4of205922564841619581334134116306.373.486.5731.05912926286.405.200.427.45714.3411.890.833.1525.0030.95
2005Arizona StatePac10NCAA-1Jr4of216728882110243643279283566105.382.446.549.99515833329.419.167.326.4328.5110.641.251.8248.0030.00
2005Vancouver CanadiansNwstA-oak7of219367131029115800003.361.439.556.99520341.423.195.333.43212.2019.511.604.8818.0023.08
2005Kane County CougarsMidwAoak-of2132123174213012231191901114.341.427.472.8995814144.394.131.301.39313.1913.191.000.69123.0033.33
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         41159245514033142242701117.346.429.491.9207817185.400.145.308.40212.9714.591.131.6253.0030.91
2006Stockton PortsCalifA+oak-of2234126244417332621141800503.349.400.6031.0037623145.373.254.373.4169.6612.411.292.0742.0052.27
2006Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak-of2250212326422142291223931015.302.376.472.84810027238.355.170.311.3689.2416.391.771.6853.0042.19
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         8433856108394748112365731518.320.385.521.90617650383.362.201.334.3869.4014.881.581.8348.2946.30
2007Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-of2327010101002200000.143.333.429.762319.200.286.571.33322.2222.221.000.000.00100.00
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak6rf2382285418222573441396642429.288.377.474.85113534334.347.186.333.36911.6819.761.692.1040.7141.46
2008Arizona AthleticsArizRkoak-of244154102016001300000.667.6881.0001.68815316.818.333.400.7206.2518.753.006.2515.0030.00
2008Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak6of244516928508221741253430005.296.396.402.7986812197.361.106.272.36212.6917.261.361.0284.5024.00
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         49184326010232341263730005.326.418.451.8698315213.396.125.283.38912.2117.371.421.4161.3325.00
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak6rf243815516359172510113840202.226.291.432.7236717172.250.206.284.3146.4022.093.454.0722.1448.57
2009Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak6rf2562232376313352931234452412.272.345.418.7639721266.310.146.254.3358.6516.541.911.8846.4033.33
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak6rf253610511233031011102000000.219.287.333.620356115.244.114.210.2798.7017.392.002.6135.0026.09
2010Arizona AthleticsArizRkoak15rf26616331004005400000.188.381.250.6314121.250.062.375.31323.8119.050.800.000.0033.33
2010Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak10rf263212122367231732112841404.298.364.463.8275612141.351.165.264.3607.8019.862.552.1340.3333.33
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         3813725398232132163241404.285.366.438.8046013162.340.153.277.3549.8819.752.001.8545.6733.33
2010Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak6lf2614426720121041411000.167.255.286.54112348.222.119.238.2508.3329.173.502.0842.0042.86
2011Columbus ClippersILAAAcle28rf273612121316142511192631225.256.366.421.7875111146.290.165.322.34513.0117.811.372.7430.2535.48
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28lf-rf275014918341102181183020103.228.275.342.6175113160.271.114.168.2745.0018.753.751.2574.5038.24
2012Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou-rf28721332003004900001.143.280.238.5185225.250.095.286.24616.0036.002.250.000.0066.67
2012Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhou1rf2822649234016005811004.359.414.469.88330571.400.110.188.3887.0411.271.601.4164.0021.74
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         2985122660190091711005.306.379.412.79135796.373.106.212.3519.3817.711.891.0485.0026.92
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou6lf-rf28337471651060061810002.216.284.311.59523681.286.095.176.2667.4122.223.000.000.0037.50
2013Tucson PadresPCLAAAsdn27lf293512519321105260072010204.256.296.464.7605816135.265.208.264.3285.1914.812.863.7025.0050.00
2014El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAAsdn4lf-rf305414221417032101143040302.289.362.401.7635710163.339.112.204.3418.5918.402.141.8447.3324.39
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter25381099197527209583781861237216.243.316.399.71532379910.290.156.258.0008.5720.442.382.2040.5040.10
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter43015302474561141334234261017629224721542.298.375.456.8316981611758.344.158.284.00010.0116.611.661.9345.0035.31
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter2889811572775692314211610619221515326.282.360.428.788420881128.325.146.259.0009.4017.021.812.0442.6531.77
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter57233356724142591264831016.288.366.451.81710529263.348.163.309.0009.8918.251.851.5258.2543.28
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter34126244417332621141800503.349.400.6031.0037623145.373.254.373.0009.6612.411.292.0742.0052.27
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter32123174213012231191901114.341.427.472.8995814144.394.131.301.00013.1913.191.000.69123.0033.33
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9367131029115800003.361.439.556.99520341.423.195.333.00012.2019.511.604.8818.0023.08
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter103171330110006700000.419.514.6131.12719437.522.194.387.00016.2218.921.172.7031.0030.77
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1927522052725371914752141049728176020.362.454.527.98139679907.394.165.354.00011.4710.690.932.0939.5829.04
Oakland Athletics Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1705877414736618717264138936211.250.330.424.75424960669.295.174.291.0009.5720.632.162.6932.6140.82
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5014918341102181183020103.228.275.342.6175113160.271.114.168.0005.0018.753.751.2574.5038.24
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter337471651060061810002.216.284.311.59523681.286.095.176.0007.4122.223.000.000.0037.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625196312633413615250119824110.243.316.399.71520751583.290.156.258.0008.5720.442.382.2040.5040.10
Average Minor - Per 162 games16257693172435138810466110938216.298.375.456.83126361662.344.158.284.00010.0116.611.661.9345.0035.31

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2005Vancouver Canadians NwstA-oak21OF9--161211917.8951.89------9100.011.8
2005Kane County Cougars MidwAoak21OF30--64-1-6564.9852.13------3293.821.6
2006Stockton Ports CalifA+oak22OF34--67-1-6867.9851.97------34100.024.3
2006Midland RockHounds TexAAoak22OF49--1004-11041041.0002.12------5098.035.3
2007Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak23OF2--2---221.0001.00------2100.01.4
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak23RF65565091102--1121121.0001.720.22-----8279.340.1
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak23LF1816128261--27271.0001.500.21-----8222.011.1
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak23CF53289---991.0001.800.32-----826.13.1
2008Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak24OF3--2-1-32.6670.67------475.05.4
2008Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak24OF42--732117675.9871.79------4593.329.2
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24RF3434287732--75751.0002.210.26-----3889.521.1
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24LF12347111--12121.0001.000.26-----3831.67.5
2009Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak25RF53--963--99991.0001.87------6285.537.1
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25RF282421761---61611.0002.180.28-----3677.817.3
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25LF5329-------------3613.93.1
2010Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak26RF4--4---441.0001.00------666.77.1
2010Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak26LF1---1--111.0001.00------616.71.8
2010Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak26RF17--311-132321.0001.88------3253.111.8
2010Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak26LF6--16---16161.0002.67------3218.84.2
2010Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak26CF1--1---111.0001.00------323.10.7
2010Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26LF10108712---12121.0001.200.14-----1471.46.2
2010Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26RF33274---441.0001.330.15-----1421.41.9
2011Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle27RF20--323-135351.0001.75------3655.613.9
2011Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle271B5--394-543431.0008.60------3613.93.5
2011Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle27CF2--5---551.0002.50------365.61.4
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27LF252219243---43431.0001.720.22-----5050.015.4
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27RF141210032-1-3332.9702.290.32-----5028.08.6
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27CF1185---551.0005.000.63-----502.00.6
2012Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou28RF5--5---551.0001.00------771.43.6
2012Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou28RF11--11---11111.0001.00------2250.07.7
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28LF11871141--15151.0001.360.21-----3333.36.8
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28RF1097426-1-2726.9632.600.35-----3330.36.2
2013Tucson Padres PCLAAAsdn29LF28--442--46461.0001.64------3580.019.4
2013Tucson Padres PCLAAAsdn29RF4--5---551.0001.25------3511.42.8
2014El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn30LF15--2121-2423.9581.53------5427.810.4
2014El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn30RF10--9---991.0000.90------5418.56.9
MLB Totals for RF - 6 season(s)-   RF154138121430642-312310.9942.010.26-----1540.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 6 season(s)-   LF81625541063--1091091.0001.350.20-----810.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF643614---14141.0002.330.39-----60.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 6 season(s)-   RF115--1847-21911911.0001.66------1150.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF49--8141-8685.9881.73------490.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF44--752117877.9871.75------440.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B5--394-543431.0008.60------50.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF3--6---661.0002.00------30.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF49--1004-11041041.0002.12------490.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF5--5---551.0001.00------50.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF34--67-1-6867.9851.97------340.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF30--64-1-6564.9852.13------300.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF9--161211917.8951.89------90.00.0
Rk Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF4--4---441.0001.00------40.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--2-1-32.6670.67------30.00.0
Rk Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2005Vancouver Canadians NwstA-oak21---------9-
2005Kane County Cougars MidwAoak21---------30-
2006Stockton Ports CalifA+oak22---------34-
2006Midland RockHounds TexAAoak22---------49-
2007Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak23---------2-
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak23------18565--
2008Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak24---------3-
2008Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak24---------42-
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24------12-34--
2009Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak25--------53--
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25------5-28--
2010Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak26------1-4--
2010Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak26------6117--
2010Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26------10-3--
2011Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle27--5----220--
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27------25114--
2012Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou28--------5--
2012Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou28--------11--
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28------11-10--
2013Tucson Padres PCLAAAsdn29------28-4--
2014El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn30------15-10--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor22627672017001400000.259.286.444.73012328.273.185.2223.5714.294.003.5727.0042.86
2007Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23236211216119109700102.339.417.516.93332872.364.177.33912.509.720.781.3962.0038.10
2008Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2416405113002006710100.275.375.350.72514348.324.075.22512.5014.581.170.000.0027.27
2009Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25277013213141611101320000.300.402.543.94538882.321.243.38612.2015.851.304.8817.5038.10
2010Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB262349121331480051410100.265.339.612.95130856.281.347.4498.9325.002.807.1412.2561.54
2011Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB272056132250412015530000.393.469.6961.16539964.383.303.3757.817.811.006.2514.0040.91
2012Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB28205014145014203900001.280.321.440.76122653.325.160.2605.6616.983.001.8950.0042.86
2013San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB29235171420161031010003.275.327.373.70019355.325.098.1765.4518.183.331.8251.0021.43
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs627672017001400000.259.286.444.73012328.273.185.2223.5714.294.003.5727.0042.86
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs15237875116273155752416580306.307.384.513.89719445430.336.206.3239.5315.121.593.4925.2038.79

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20032nd Team College Freshman All-American1
2004Pac-10 Conference All-Conference (OF)1
2005College World Series All-Tournament Team (OF) ... Pac-10 Conference All-Conference (OF)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-11-08RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency30.356  
2014-09-29RFSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list30.316Team Roster on 2014-09-29
2014-07-06RFSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured30.231Team Roster on 2014-07-06
2014-05-15RFSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list30.179Team Roster on 2014-05-15
2014-05-08RFSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured30.172Team Roster on 2014-05-08
2014-04-12RFSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to El Paso (AAA)30.146Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-01-29RFSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.072Team Roster on 2014-01-29
2013-11-09RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency29.357  
2013-09-19RFSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL29.306Team Roster on 2013-09-19
2013-06-08RFSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured29.203Team Roster on 2013-06-08
2013-05-24RFSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL29.188Team Roster on 2013-05-24
2013-05-12RFSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured29.176Team Roster on 2013-05-12
2013-04-06RFSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tucson (AAA)29.140Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2012-11-28RFSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract29.010Team Roster on 2012-11-28
2012-10-08RFFree Agent -Free Agent--Declared minor league free agent28.325  
2012-09-21RFHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL28.308Team Roster on 2012-09-21
2012-08-11RF-LFHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured28.267Team Roster on 2012-08-11
2012-06-28RF-LFHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Oklahoma City (AAA)28.223Team Roster on 2012-06-28
2012-06-26RF-LFHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment28.221Team Roster on 2012-06-26
2012-06-26RF-LFHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL28.221Team Roster on 2012-06-26
2012-06-19RF-LFHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Corpus Christi (AA) for rehab28.214Team Roster on 2012-06-19
2012-06-02lfHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Sore right heel28.197Team Roster on 2012-06-02
2012-04-04lfHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Oklahoma City (AAA)28.138Team Roster on 2012-04-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-11-10ContractSigned by Astros 
2010-12-21ContractSigned by Indians 
2010-12-02Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-04-22InjuredDisabled -- Strained Right Oblique 
2008-04-24InjuredDisabled -- Shin splints 
2007-09-07InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2007-08-20InjuredDisabled -- Hamstring 
2007-07-14InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-06-29InjuredDisabled -- Right thumb 
* 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
2005Oakland Athletics-21950,000-------950,000Signing Bonus out of 2005 Draft (1st round - 36th overall)
2007Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll23380,000-73751-2,459,737380,0001,330,000
2008Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll24400,000-63522282,696,252390,0001,730,000
2009Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll25410,000-64017192,746,792400,0002,140,000
2010Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll26410,000-65624272,812,412400,0002,550,000
2011Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll27625,0003.04850916442,722,607414,0003,175,000
2012Houston AstrosTeam Payroll28580,000-49110462,954,887480,0003,755,000
* 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