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Rick AnkielTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 1999-2013
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PositionsCF-453, OF-153, P-118, RF-90, LF-44Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard Alexander Ankiel
Height6-1Weight210BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJuly 19,1979 [38.278]PlaceFort Pierce,Florida
High SchoolPort St. Lucie (Port St. Lucie,FL)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (72nd overall) of the 1997 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$2,500,000Signing ScoutsJohn DiPugliaService Time9.046 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1998-MLB-#18 ... 1999-MLB-#2 ... 1999-SLN-#2 ... 2000-MLB-#1 ... 2000-SLN-#1
MLB DebutAugust 23,1999 [20.035]
OrganizationsSLN [10] WAS [2] ATL [1] HOU [1] KCA [1] NYN [1] Awards15Awards Voting1-87
TBC Player ID4147Retrosheet IDankir001MLBAM ID150449
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed29Power66Contact28XBH63RBIs62Runs54Hitting44Durability31Team.506Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-19810140011001002000.400.455.7001.1557113.333.300.400.4907.690.000.007.6910.0025.00
1999Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-p191621362004000301102.286.273.381.6548223.316.095.095.2780.0013.040.000.000.0033.33
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         24314102015001303102.323.333.484.81715336.321.161.194.3482.788.333.002.7831.0030.00
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln66p19910010000000301000.100.100.100.2001011.143.000.000.0900.0027.270.000.000.000.00
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln66p20336881711290042001001.250.292.382.67426473.326.132.191.2965.4827.405.002.7434.0023.53
2001Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln24p2141105213070103500112620011.286.364.6381.0026717118.290.352.457.4159.3222.032.368.4710.5056.67
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln66p2168100000001501000.000.111.000.1110010.000.000.125.07810.0050.005.000.000.000.00
2003Tennessee SmokiesSouAAsln33233025261015001200000.240.269.400.66910226.227.160.200.2893.857.692.003.8525.0033.33
2004Tennessee SmokiesSouAAsln-p2424000000000000000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2004St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln49p2451000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35450.0050.001.000.000.000.00
2005Quad Cities SwingMidwAsln31of25511853350101114500273750614.270.368.514.8829522223.273.244.389.37512.1116.591.374.9316.8244.00
2005Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln32of2534136183370103000102900004.243.295.515.8107017146.237.272.346.3446.8519.862.906.8513.6051.52
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         853215183171217500376650618.259.339.514.85316539369.258.255.371.36210.0317.891.785.6915.2946.99
2007Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-of27102389621041533289432590405511.267.314.568.88222150423.265.301.368.3665.9121.283.607.5712.1648.08
2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24rf-cf2747172314981113910134101403.285.328.535.8639220190.306.250.331.3646.8421.583.155.7915.6440.82
2008St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24cf28120413651092122571214210050338.264.337.506.84320948463.289.242.346.3619.0721.602.385.4016.5244.04
2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24cf291223725086212113843269930345.231.285.387.67214434404.283.156.228.2906.4424.503.812.7233.8239.53
2010Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-cf30186781760490011900001.254.265.522.787351068.295.268.284.3361.4727.9419.005.8816.7558.82
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24cf3027921424704151072910102.261.317.467.7844311101.333.206.293.3416.9328.714.143.9623.0045.83
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28cf30471191725612921194210021.210.324.328.652399139.307.118.286.29413.6730.222.211.4459.5036.00
2010Totals for MLB-MLB         74211314913162431267120123.232.321.389.7108220240.319.157.289.31410.8329.582.732.5035.1740.82
2011Gulf Coast NationalsGCLRkwas-cf3112010000001000000.500.667.5001.167103.500.000.500.52833.330.000.000.000.000.00
2011Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas-cf3114000000000400000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2011Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas-cf3127211000101200000.143.250.286.536218.200.143.429.24512.5025.002.000.000.00100.00
2011Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         413221000102600000.154.267.231.4983115.286.077.308.23713.3340.003.000.000.0050.00
2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas43,24cf311223804691200937103299623117.239.296.363.65913829415.297.124.218.2936.9923.133.312.1742.2231.87
2012Hagerstown SunsSALAwas-cf3238241014003200001.500.6361.0001.6368211.600.500.875.65127.2718.180.679.098.0050.00
2012Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas24cf3249330023002200000.333.4551.0001.4559211.200.667.889.58018.1818.181.0018.184.5066.67
2012Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas-cf3213110000000210000.333.500.333.8331041.000.000.000.4020.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2012Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         820681037005610001.400.538.9001.43818426.455.500.750.58219.2323.081.2011.546.6750.00
2012Washington NationalsNLMLBwas24cf3268158153610251513125901033.228.282.411.6936517171.330.183.247.2947.0234.504.922.9231.6047.22
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou28rf332562612305110033500000.194.231.484.71530865.318.290.339.3074.6253.8511.677.6912.4066.67
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn16cf33206671241270152500001.182.239.364.60324771.256.182.242.2657.0435.215.002.8233.0058.33
2013Totals for MLB-MLB         451281324717180186000001.188.235.422.6575415136.279.234.289.2855.8844.127.505.1518.2962.50
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter651192126046210110762512112162555128121331.240.302.422.7248111872115.296.182.271.0007.6626.243.433.5925.2840.48
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter31497515626050472225538321812312724.267.328.548.8765341261085.270.281.368.0007.6520.092.636.6413.5448.46
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter13948776129243361025327116516514.265.307.548.85526763526.273.283.343.0005.1322.054.306.8413.5348.84
AA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter79188244680143900143702004.245.297.511.8089622204.234.266.340.0006.8618.142.646.8613.4347.83
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter541933554111124900303950615.280.380.534.91410324234.284.254.409.00012.8216.671.305.1316.0844.44
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter42107213170103500122620011.290.372.6361.0086817121.296.346.458.0009.9221.492.178.2610.7054.84
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter34210441552625164915774872698410717.251.311.452.7634721061153.289.201.287.0007.5523.333.094.2521.3140.46
Washington Nationals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter19053861127302145211641155241410.236.292.377.66920346586.305.141.227.0007.0026.453.782.3938.4336.22
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter471191725612921194210021.210.324.328.652399139.307.118.286.00013.6730.222.211.4459.5036.00
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter27921424704151072910102.261.317.467.7844311101.333.206.293.0006.9328.714.143.9623.0045.83
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter206671241270152500001.182.239.364.60324771.256.182.242.0007.0435.215.002.8233.0058.33
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2562612305110033500000.194.231.484.71530865.318.290.339.0004.6253.8511.677.6912.4066.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games162478651152521962534013832338.240.302.422.72420247526.296.182.271.0007.6626.243.433.5925.2840.48
Average Minor - Per 162 games16250380134262371163243112626412.267.328.548.87627665560.270.281.368.0007.6520.092.636.6413.5448.46

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1998Peoria ChiefsMidwAsln-ST18302.06770000035.01588012411000.773.86--3.0910.543.421.000-
1998Prince William CannonsCaroA+sln-ST18962.79212101000126.091463983818110101.026.500.572.7112.934.76.600-
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01262.63282801000161.0106544785022211100.975.930.452.8012.414.44.667-
1999Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-ST19600.91880110049.02565216750000.834.560.362.9213.684.691.000-
1999Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-ST19733.1616160000088.07337317461196101.357.440.714.6912.122.59.700-
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01332.35242401100137.29843369621946101.166.410.594.0512.683.13.813-
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln66S/R19013.27954001133.0261212214392011.217.090.553.8210.642.79.0002.92
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln66ST201173.50313010000175.01378068219019412261.307.051.084.639.982.16.6114.12
2001Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln24ST21531.3314140100087.24220131181588000.684.310.101.8516.228.78.625-
2001Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-ST210220.7733000004.031010017412004.626.23--35.318.310.24.000-
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0552.2517170100091.145302313516220000.874.400.103.4215.854.63.500-
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln66ST21127.13660000024.0252119725275032.089.382.639.3810.131.08.3338.09
2003Tennessee SmokiesSouAAsln33S/R23266.29201010101054.04542385496410001.737.450.838.1210.601.31.250-
2004Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln48ST24012.0833000008.254200110000.585.19----11.420.00.000-
2004Tennessee SmokiesSouAAsln-ST24100.0022000009.03100270000.563.00--2.007.003.501.000-
2004Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-ST24100.0011000006.01100050000.171.50----7.500.001.000-
2004Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0210.76660000023.296202230000.463.42--0.768.7511.50.667-
2004St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln49Rel24105.40505000010.010662191021.109.001.800.908.109.001.0004.75
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter13103.905141100011242.019811910532130269202121.367.361.194.8310.002.07.5651.26
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter34212.809585104110466.23031751462319866547201.075.820.443.8012.773.36.618-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter853.7420200000098.277484176312818101.427.020.645.7511.682.03.615-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter963.433020102110112.273494376714610001.245.830.565.3511.662.18.600-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter972.74242401000134.296504183819210101.006.420.532.5412.835.05.563-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter302.06770000035.01588012411000.773.86--3.0910.543.421.000-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter531.3314140100087.24220131181588000.684.310.101.8516.228.78.625-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter13103.905141100011242.019811910532130269202121.367.361.194.8310.002.07.565-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1293.90463790011220.01801089529118245182111.367.361.194.8310.002.07.5711.26
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings16102.80454052000220.01428269119331222101.075.820.443.8012.773.36.615-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1998Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln18P7--39--12121.0001.71------7100.05.0
1998Prince William Cannons CaroA+sln18P21--5202-2725.9261.19------21100.015.1
1999Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln19P16--814-122221.0001.38------16100.011.6
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19P9-332---221.0000.220.06-----9100.05.6
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20P31-175814722922.7590.710.13-----3393.919.1
2001Johnson City Cardinals AppRksln21P14--592-1614.8751.00------4134.121.2
2001Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln21P3---2--221.0000.67------3100.02.1
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21P6-24-3--331.0000.500.13-----6100.03.7
2004Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln24P3---2--221.0000.67------3100.02.2
2004Tennessee Smokies SouAAsln24P2--12--331.0001.50------2100.01.4
2004Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln24P1---2--221.0002.00------1100.00.7
2004St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24P5-1013--441.0000.800.40-----5100.03.1
2005Quad Cities Swing MidwAsln25OF30--5423-5956.9491.87------5158.821.6
2005Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln25OF25--483115251.9812.04------3473.517.9
2007Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln27OF98--223873238231.9712.36------10296.168.1
2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27RF27241985822-6260.9682.220.30-----4757.416.7
2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27CF221413727---27271.0001.230.20-----4746.813.6
2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27LF221661--771.0003.500.44-----474.31.2
2008St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28CF8984766213451222217.9772.440.28-----12074.254.9
2008St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28LF171613122-3-2522.8801.290.17-----12014.210.5
2008St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28RF1-21---111.0001.000.50-----1200.80.6
2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29CF665245813414-139135.9712.050.29-----12254.140.7
2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29RF2721183282113130.9681.110.16-----12222.116.7
2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29LF2517153412-143431.0001.720.28-----12220.515.4
2010Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca30CF13--21---21211.0001.62------1872.29.0
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30CF4534325734217977.9751.710.24-----4795.727.8
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30CF2523209681217169.9722.760.33-----2792.615.4
2011Gulf Coast Nationals GCLRkwas31CF1--1---111.0001.00------1100.01.9
2011Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas31CF1---------------1100.00.7
2011Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas31CF2--41--551.0002.50------2100.01.4
2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas31CF1058478523481-243242.9962.300.31-----12286.165.2
2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas31RF9659111--12121.0001.330.20-----1227.45.6
2012Hagerstown Suns SALAwas32CF2--3---331.0001.50------366.71.4
2012Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas32CF2--1---111.0000.50------450.01.4
2012Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas32CF1---------------1100.00.7
2012Washington NationalsNLMLBwas32CF623738211522-119117.9831.890.31-----6891.238.3
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou33RF22161544232-4745.9572.050.29-----2588.013.6
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn33CF1717142351--36361.0002.120.25-----2085.010.5
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn33RF4-11-------------2020.02.5
MLB Totals for CF - 7 season(s)-   CF431345320489921163936920.9832.130.29-----4310.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 5 season(s)-   RF9067607140851153148.9671.640.24-----900.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P51-2421120723831.8160.610.13-----510.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF4435300693317572.9601.640.24-----440.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF98--223873238231.9712.36------980.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P20--818-126261.0001.30------200.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF16--251--26261.0001.63------160.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF25--483115251.9812.04------250.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF3--1---111.0000.33------30.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2--12--331.0001.50------20.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P24--5222-2927.9311.13------240.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF30--5423-5956.9491.87------300.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--39--12121.0001.71------70.00.0
A Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF2--3---331.0001.50------20.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P14--592-1614.8751.00------140.00.0
Rk Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1998Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln187----------
1998Prince William Cannons CaroA+sln1821----------
1999Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln1916----------
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln199----------
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2031----------
2001Johnson City Cardinals AppRksln2114----------
2001Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln213----------
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln216----------
2004Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln243----------
2004Tennessee Smokies SouAAsln242----------
2004Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln241----------
2004St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln245----------
2005Quad Cities Swing MidwAsln25---------30-
2005Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln25---------25-
2007Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln27---------98-
2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27------22227--
2008St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28------17891--
2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29------256627--
2010Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca30-------13---
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30-------45---
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30-------25---
2011Gulf Coast Nationals GCLRkwas31-------1---
2011Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas31-------1---
2011Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas31-------2---
2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas31-------1059--
2012Hagerstown Suns SALAwas32-------2---
2012Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas32-------2---
2012Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas32-------1---
2012Washington NationalsNLMLBwas32-------62---
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou33--------22--
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn33-------174--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB2011000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB271530282015001300100.267.281.433.71413332.259.166.2003.139.383.003.1330.0037.50
2008St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB282474102640411225820001.351.407.568.97542881.355.217.2846.179.881.604.9418.5030.77
2009St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29268813296041400111500103.330.400.534.9344710100.357.204.33011.0015.001.364.0022.0034.48
2009St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB2922000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2010Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB301028363118013500000.214.290.500.79014531.227.286.3579.6816.131.673.2328.0083.33
2010Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB30412120011002400000.167.286.417.7035114.143.250.41714.2928.572.007.1412.0050.00
2011Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31205781240392041401001.211.262.439.70125762.225.228.3336.4522.583.504.8419.0058.33
2012Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB32915140111103300000.267.389.600.9899218.273.333.60016.6716.671.005.5615.0050.00
2013Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB3321461019514101151210202.413.463.8261.289381054.469.413.5229.2622.222.407.4111.5052.63
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs12533847104243185864326031407.308.369.556.92518845378.326.248.3498.4715.871.884.7618.7843.27
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs715120011002600000.133.235.333.5685117.125.200.33311.7635.293.005.8815.0050.00

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2000St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB200013.501002.2446304.5513.500.0020.2510.120.500.00.000
2000St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB200020.252001.1135205.456.750.0033.7513.500.400.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs0013.5010100002.7404063003.7513.500.0020.2510.120.500.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs0020.2520200001.3103052004.506.750.0033.7513.500.400.00.000

Awards [15]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1997High School All-American - 1st Team (P)1
1998Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (SP) ... Carolina League All-Star Team (SP) ... St. Louis Cardinals Minor League Player of the Year3
1999Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (SP) ... Double-A All-Star (SP) ... Minor League Player of the Year (BA) (STL) ... St. Louis Cardinals Minor League Player of the Year ... Texas League All-Star (P)5
2001Appalachian League All-Star (LHP) ... Appalachian League All-Star (DH) ... Appalachian League Pitcher of the Year ... Rookie League All-Star (SP) ... Rookie League Player of the Year5
2007Pacific Coast League All-Star (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-03-06rfFree Agent -RetiredRetiredAnnounced retirement34.231  
2013-06-13rfFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentRefused Minor League Assignment - Declared free agency33.330  
2013-06-08cfNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment33.325Team Roster on 2013-06-08
2013-05-13cfNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)33.299Team Roster on 2013-05-13
2013-05-09rfFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Astros33.295  
2013-05-06rfHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment33.292Team Roster on 2013-05-06
2013-03-31rfHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors33.256Team Roster on 2013-03-31
2013-01-17cfHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract33.182Team Roster on 2013-01-17
2012-07-27cfFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Nationals33.008  
2012-07-19cfWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment33.000Team Roster on 2012-07-19
2012-04-14PWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL32.270Team Roster on 2012-04-14
2012-04-03rfWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Quadriceps32.259Team Roster on 2012-04-03
2012-03-30rfSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Syracuse (AAA)32.255Team Roster on 2012-03-30
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-02-06ContractSigned by Nationals 
2011-10-30Free AgentGranted free agency 
2011-07-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-06-19InjuredDisabled -- Left intercostal strain 
2011-05-24InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-05-07InjuredDisabled -- Right wrist sprain 
2010-12-21ContractSigned by Nationals 
2010-11-07Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-07-31TradeTraded by Royals with Kyle Farnsworth to Braves for Tim Collins, Gregor Blanco and Jesse Chavez 
2010-07-22InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-05-05InjuredDisabled -- Right Quad Strain 
2010-01-25ContractSigned by Royals 
2009-05-24InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-05-07InjuredDisabled -- Bruised right shoulder 
2008-01-18ContractSigned by Cardinals (1-year) 
2007-01-10ContractSigned by Cardinals to minor league contract 
2006-11-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-04-02InjuredDisabled -- strained left knee tendon 
2005-04-06ContractSigned by Cardinals (minor) 
2005-04-05Released by Cardinals 
2004-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-04-05InjuredDisabled -- Tommy John surgery 
2002-09-19On disabled list 
2002-06-05InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-05-02InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
1997-08-28Contractsigned 
* 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
1997St. Louis Cardinals-172,500,000-------2,500,000Signing Bonus out of 1997 Draft (2nd round - 72nd overall)
1999St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll19200,000-80737-1,454,491200,0002,700,000
2000St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll20202,500-74632181,394,248200,0002,902,500
2001St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll21400,000-51223421,897,758200,0003,302,500
2004St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll24320,000-63023302,070,100300,0003,622,500
2007St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll27380,000-73735-2,459,737380,0004,002,500
2008St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll28900,000-42818532,696,252390,0004,902,500
2009St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll292,825,000-2611168++2,746,792400,0007,727,500
2010Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll302,750,000-28513692,812,412400,00010,477,500
2010Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll302,750,000-2859692,812,412400,00010,477,500
2011Washington NationalsTeam Payroll311,500,000-36512592,722,607414,00011,977,500
2012Washington NationalsTeam Payroll321,250,000-38914572,954,887480,00013,227,500
2013Houston AstrosTeam Payroll33490,0009.04677523-3,023,990490,00013,717,5002013-01-17 - Signed to minor league contract
2013-05-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)
2013New York MetsTeam Payroll33490,0009.04677532-3,023,990490,00013,717,5002013-01-17 - Signed to minor league contract
2013-05-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)
* 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