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Matt GarzaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2006-2017
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Drafted
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1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-353Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMatthew Scott Garza
Height6-3Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 11,1983 [34.313]PlaceSelma,California
High SchoolWashington Union (Fresno,CA)
CollegeFresno State University (Fresno,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 1st round (25th overall) of the 2005 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Colorado Rockies [Team Picks] in the 40th round (1191st overall) of the 2002 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$1,350,000Signing ScoutsKevin BootayService Time10.149 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2006-MIN-#7 ... 2007-MLB-#21 ... 2007-MIN-#1
MLB DebutAugust 11,2006 [22.274]
OrganizationsMIL [4] CHN [3] MIN [3] TBA [3] TEX [1] Awards4
TBC Player ID41982Retrosheet IDgarzm001MLBAM ID490063
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (47.33%) -- Slider (20.49%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (16.88%) -- Curveball (10.43%) -- Changeup (4.88%)
Fastball Velocity [2017] - 92.07 - [2016] - 92.24 - [2015] - 92.69 - [2014] - 92.55 - [2013] - 93.07 - [2012] - 93.51 - [2011] - 93.76 - [2010] - 93.29
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Player Notes:   Threw a no-hitter on July 26,2010 against the Detroit Tigers
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts42Walks54Hittable45SO/BB48vsPower45Hitting13Durability53Team.508Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2003Fresno StateWACNCAA-1Fr14S/R19169.5519910000043.0635546831219002.1713.081.666.444.360.68.143-
2004Fresno StateWACNCAA-1So7S/R20634.9027918110590.010354491234778001.5210.301.203.407.702.26.667-
2005Fresno StateWACNCAA-1Jr7ST21653.07191720001108.011049375371209001.369.140.423.079.973.24.545-
2005Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin-ST21113.66440000019.21410836252001.026.411.372.7511.444.17.500-
2005Beloit SnappersMidwAmin-ST21333.5410100000056.0532422515641001.218.520.802.4110.294.27.500-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0443.5714140000075.2673430821893001.167.970.952.5010.594.24.5002.87
2006Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min36ST22511.42880000044.027137311530000.865.480.612.2310.764.82.833-
2006New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin21ST22622.5110100000057.0402216214683000.946.280.312.2010.674.86.750-
2006Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin-ST22311.85550210034.0207717330000.795.290.261.858.744.71.750-
2006Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--ST01441.99232302100135.28742306321543000.885.770.402.1210.224.81.7782.16
2006Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21ST22365.761091000050.0623332623381001.7011.161.084.146.841.65.3334.57
2007Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin21ST23463.6216160100092.0934337531956001.359.100.493.039.293.06.400-
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21ST23573.6916151001083.0964434832674041.5410.410.873.477.272.09.4174.18
2008Vero Beach Devil RaysFSLA+tba-ST24009.8211000003.28440340003.0019.64--7.369.821.33--
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba22ST241193.70303003200184.2170837619591283261.248.290.932.886.242.17.5504.14
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba22ST258123.95323200000203.01779389257918930111.267.851.113.508.382.39.4004.17
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba22ST2615103.91333213111204.21939489286315012271.258.491.232.776.602.38.6004.42
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17ST2710103.32313102000198.0186907314631976031.268.450.642.868.953.13.5002.95
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22ST28573.91181800000103.29048451532961041.187.811.302.788.333.00.4174.17
2013Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn-ST29011.5022000006.04110420001.336.00--6.003.000.50.000-
2013Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-ST29100.9622000009.06110090000.645.79----8.680.001.000-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0111.17440000015.0102204110000.915.87--2.356.462.75.5002.40
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22ST29613.1711110000071.0612625820622041.147.731.012.547.863.10.8573.78
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex22ST29454.3813130100084.08947411222744001.329.501.282.357.903.36.4443.93
2014Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil22ST30883.64272701100163.0143776612501263141.187.880.662.766.942.52.5003.54
2015Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil22ST316145.63262510010148.21761029323571047021.5710.651.393.456.301.82.3004.94
2016Wisconsin Timber RattlersMidwAmil31ST32024.76330000011.0137611101001.2410.320.790.797.9410.00.000-
2016Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil22ST32684.51191900000101.211767511136703031.5010.360.973.196.201.94.4294.33
2017Wisconsin Timber RattlersMidwAmil38ST33016.3511000005.29541282001.9414.291.593.1812.714.00.000-
2017Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAmil27ST33001.8011000005.02111240000.803.601.803.607.202.00--
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0014.22220000010.2116524122001.419.281.693.3710.123.00.0004.47
2017Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil22ST33694.94242220010114.212172631745794011.459.501.333.536.201.76.4004.91
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter931064.092902846104411707.216818767771985811380535491.328.841.043.067.262.38.4671.00
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter23182.98636303100342.0289138114229637515001.127.550.582.519.803.91.561-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter872.95242403100140.012152467401416001.157.760.452.579.043.53.533-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter632.4212120000063.0442317218703000.986.250.282.569.953.89.667-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter512.06990000047.1351711314570001.026.560.562.6310.694.07.833-
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter363.9514140000072.1753632718824001.279.250.862.2210.114.56.333-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter113.66440000019.21410836252001.026.411.372.7511.444.17.500-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter13144.926535301106241.22761581322510221826001.5610.280.933.808.122.14.481-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter26394.65969331120526.055731827363188379171101.419.491.073.206.462.02.400-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter34313.86959416311591.054027025472201467184241.258.201.093.057.102.32.523-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter21183.45606002000372.23371641433711535590111.218.140.892.788.573.09.538-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8134.47262420010133.0158776614551055041.6010.690.953.727.111.91.381-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter454.3813130100084.08947411222744001.329.501.282.357.903.36.444-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12144.09373701110220.021611310025751777161.328.841.043.067.262.38.4621.00
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15122.98404002100220.01858873146124010001.127.550.582.519.803.91.556-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21p2312000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba22p2424000000001301000.000.200.000.200006.000.000.250.14216.6750.003.000.000.000.00
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba22p2512000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba22p2623000000000301000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17p2730642600010014215001.094.121.094.2156071.273.000.016.1021.4159.1542.000.000.000.00
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22p2818300210000002304000.067.067.100.1673134.286.033.033.0710.0067.650.000.000.0050.00
2013Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn-p2911000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2013Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-p2912000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         23000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22p291118141002000911000.222.263.278.5415120.444.056.056.2450.0045.000.000.000.0025.00
2014Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil22p3027492310000012107000.061.080.082.1624157.107.021.041.0751.7536.8421.000.000.0033.33
2015Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil22p3126390300000112107000.077.100.077.1773047.167.000.000.0832.1344.6821.000.000.000.00
2016Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil22p3217281100000021700301.036.091.036.1271033.071.000.071.0686.0651.528.500.000.000.00
2017Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAmil27p3311000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2017Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil22p3323351300010001311000.086.111.086.1973037.136.000.000.0930.0035.140.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1582747223004016155328302.080.108.091.199253314.180.011.029.0001.9149.3625.830.000.0013.64
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter34000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter23000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter93151410100101472115301.066.094.073.167111174.122.007.026.0002.3041.3818.000.000.0010.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter59112312200300174210001.107.130.125.255142125.316.018.027.0000.8059.2074.000.000.0016.67
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter59000000001802000.000.100.000.1000012.000.000.111.0008.3366.678.000.000.000.00
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622817233004016159329302.080.108.091.199263322.180.011.029.0001.9149.3625.830.000.0013.64
Average Minor - Per 162 games16221600000000016200000.000.000.000.00000216.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2005Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin21P4--22--441.0001.00------4100.06.0
2005Beloit Snappers MidwAmin21P10--17--881.0000.80------10100.07.1
2006Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min22P8--6321119.8181.13------8100.05.7
2006New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin22P10--43--771.0000.70------10100.07.0
2006Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin22P5--351-98.8891.60------5100.03.5
2006Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22P1095051--661.0000.600.12-----10100.06.2
2007Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin23P16--5112-1816.8891.00------16100.011.1
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23P1615831102-1311.8460.690.13-----16100.09.9
2008Vero Beach Devil Rays FSLA+tba24P1---------------1100.00.7
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba24P303018414112-2725.9260.830.14-----30100.018.5
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba25P32322031011112221.9550.660.10-----32100.019.8
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba26P333220410131-2423.9580.700.11-----33100.020.4
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27P31311981016713326.7880.840.13-----31100.019.1
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28P18181034123-1916.8420.890.162340.0-18100.011.1
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn29P2--2---221.0001.00------2100.01.4
2013Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn29P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex29P131384772-1614.8751.080.173260.0-13100.08.0
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29P11117164--10101.0000.910.142166.7-11100.06.8
2014Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil30P272716311153-2926.8970.960.166366.7-27100.016.7
2015Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil31P26251489161-2625.9620.960.176554.5-26100.016.0
2016Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAmil32P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.1
2016Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil32P1919101263-118.7270.420.083175.0-19100.011.7
2017Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAmil33P1--11--221.0002.00------1100.00.7
2017Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAmil33P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2017Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil33P2422114772-1614.8750.580.1211191.7-24100.014.8
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P290284170696129272252225.8930.780.13331667.3-2900.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P24--9173-2926.8971.08------240.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P12--63--991.0000.75------120.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P9--6321119.8181.00------90.00.0
A Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P14--29--11111.0000.79------140.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4--22--441.0001.00------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2005Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin214----------
2005Beloit Snappers MidwAmin2110----------
2006Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min228----------
2006New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin2210----------
2006Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin225----------
2006Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2210----------
2007Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin2316----------
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2316----------
2008Vero Beach Devil Rays FSLA+tba241----------
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2430----------
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2532----------
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2633----------
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2731----------
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2818----------
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn292----------
2013Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn292----------
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex2913----------
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2911----------
2014Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil3027----------
2015Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil3126----------
2016Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAmil323----------
2016Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil3219----------
2017Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAmil331----------
2017Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAmil331----------
2017Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil3324----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2007Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23001.50615001012.0922057001.176.750.003.755.251.401.50.000
2008Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB24012.45660000025.22210711113101.317.710.353.864.561.183.51.000
2008Tampa Bay RaysDiv SeriesMLB24017.5011000006.07550441001.8310.500.006.006.001.007.50.000
2008Tampa Bay RaysChamp. SeriesMLB24201.38220000013.082216140001.085.540.694.159.692.331.381.000
2008Tampa Bay RaysWorld SeriesMLB24006.0011000006.06443271001.339.004.503.0010.503.506.00.000
2009Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB25000.00000000023.02220010201.008.610.000.390.000.000.78.000
2010Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB26212.28651000027.219776627000.926.181.951.958.784.502.28.667
2010Tampa Bay RaysDiv SeriesMLB26001.5011000006.05211240001.177.501.503.006.002.003.00.000
2011Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB271410.38761000021.235252531420102.3114.541.255.828.311.4310.38.200
2012Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28225.51532000016.11813100914001.689.920.004.967.711.567.16.500
2014Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB30138.80550000015.12922151711202.3817.020.594.116.461.5712.91.250
2015Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB31216.95660000022.03321173621101.7713.501.232.458.593.508.59.667
2016Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB32104.50660000022.025121141214001.6810.231.644.915.731.174.911.000
2017Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB33118.59660000014.2251414178102.2515.340.614.304.911.148.59.500
MLB Spring Training Totals - 10 yrs10134.85534490010200.32371281081978135801.5710.650.853.506.061.735.75.435
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs014.50220000012.01276168101.509.000.754.506.001.335.25.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs201.38220000013.08221614001.085.540.694.159.692.331.381.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs006.0011000006.0644327101.339.004.503.0010.503.506.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2424000000001300000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.25020.0060.003.000.000.000.00
2008Tampa Bay RaysWorld SeriesMLB2412000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2009Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2511000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2011Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2776010000000302000.167.167.167.334108.333.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00
2012Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2852100000001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.50033.3333.331.000.000.000.00
2014Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3024000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2015Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3146000000001300000.000.143.000.143007.000.000.16714.2942.863.000.000.000.00
2016Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3222000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2017Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3310000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs30251100000031303000.040.143.040.1831031.083.000.1209.6841.944.330.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs12000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2006Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (SP) ... Minnesota Twins Minor League Player of the Year2
2008ALCS Most Valuable Player1
2010American League Player of the Week (July 26-August 1)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-11-03SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency33.358  
2017-08-03SPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL33.266Team Roster on 2017-08-03
2017-07-26SPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right lower leg strain33.258Team Roster on 2017-07-26
2017-06-14SPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL33.216Team Roster on 2017-06-14
2017-06-07SPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Chest contusion33.209Team Roster on 2017-06-07
2017-04-24SPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL33.165Team Roster on 2017-04-24
2017-04-12SPMilwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Colorado Springs (AAA) for rehab33.153Team Roster on 2017-04-12
2017-03-31SPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Strained right groin33.141Team Roster on 2017-03-31
2016-06-14SPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL32.216Team Roster on 2016-06-14
2016-05-31SPMilwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Wisconsin (A) for rehab32.202Team Roster on 2016-05-31
2016-04-29SPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL32.170Team Roster on 2016-04-29
2016-04-05SPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right lat strain32.146Team Roster on 2016-04-05
2015-07-21SPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL31.253Team Roster on 2015-07-21
2015-07-07SPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right shoulder tendinitis31.239Team Roster on 2015-07-07
2014-09-01SPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL30.295Team Roster on 2014-09-01
2014-08-05SPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Left oblique strain30.268Team Roster on 2014-08-05
2014-01-26SPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 4-year contract for 2014-2017 ($50m) Option year for 201830.076Team Roster on 2014-01-26
2013-10-31SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency29.355  
2013-07-22SPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Cubs to Rangers for Mike Olt, C.J. Edwards, Justin Grimm and PTBNL (Neil Ramirez)29.254Team Roster on 2013-07-22
2013-05-21SPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL29.192Team Roster on 2013-05-21
2013-05-16PChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Iowa (AAA) for rehab29.187Team Roster on 2013-05-16
2013-05-11PChicago CubsTennessee (AA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Tennessee (AA) for rehab29.182Team Roster on 2013-05-11
2013-05-06PChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Iowa (AAA) for rehab29.177Team Roster on 2013-05-06
2013-05-02PChicago CubsTennessee (AA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Tennessee (AA) for rehab29.173Team Roster on 2013-05-02
2013-04-17PChicago CubsKane County (A)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Kane County (A) for rehab29.158Team Roster on 2013-04-17
2013-03-31PChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 strained left lat29.141Team Roster on 2013-03-31
2013-01-18PChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013-2013 ($10.25m) Avoiding arbitration29.068Team Roster on 2013-01-18
2012-11-03PChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL28.358Team Roster on 2012-11-03
2012-08-22PChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL28.285Team Roster on 2012-08-22
2012-08-07SPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Stress reaction, right elbow28.270Team Roster on 2012-08-07
2012-02-03SPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($9.5m) Avoiding arbitration28.084Team Roster on 2012-02-03
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-06-06InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-05-24InjuredDisabled -- Right elbow bone contusion 
2011-01-08TradeTraded by Rays with Fernando Perez and Zachary Rosscup to Cubs for Hak-Ju lee, Brandon Guyer, Christopher Archer, Robinson Chironos and Sam Fuld 
2008-04-25InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-04-09InjuredDisabled -- Radial nerve irritation in right arm 
2007-11-28TradeTraded by Twins with Jason Bartlett and Eduardo Morlan to Rays for Delmon Young, Jason Pridie and Brendan Harris 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2005Minnesota Twins-211,350,000-------1,350,000Signing Bonus out of 2005 Draft (1st round - 25th overall)
2006Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll22327,000-74238-2,365,072327,0001,677,000
2007Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll23380,000-73741-2,459,737380,0002,057,000
2008Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll24404,600-60523332,696,252390,0002,461,600
2009Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll25433,300-55627312,746,792400,0002,894,900
2010Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll263,350,000-246973++2,812,412400,0006,244,900
2011Chicago CubsTeam Payroll275,950,000-153784++2,722,607414,00012,194,900
2012Chicago CubsTeam Payroll289,500,000-88391++2,954,887480,00021,694,9002012-02-03 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($9.5m) Avoiding arbitration
2013Texas RangersTeam Payroll2910,250,000-85591++3,023,990490,00031,944,9002013-01-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013-2013 ($10.25m) Avoiding arbitration
2013Chicago CubsTeam Payroll2910,250,000-85391++3,023,990490,00031,944,9002013-01-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013-2013 ($10.25m) Avoiding arbitration
2014Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll3012,209,425-76292++3,256,497500,00044,154,3252014-01-26 - Signed to 4-year contract for 2014-2017 ($50m) Option year for 2018
2015Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll3112,209,4248.14983391++3,571,283507,50056,363,749
2016Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll3212,500,0009.14982291++3,498,245507,50068,863,749
2017Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll3312,500,00010.14992390++3,651,709535,00081,363,749
* 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