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Matt HollidayTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2004-2017
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PositionsLF-1698, OF-289, 3B-244, DH-122, 1B-19Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMatthew Thomas Holliday
Height6-4Weight235BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 1,1980 [38.199]PlaceStillwater,Oklahoma
High SchoolStillwater (Stillwater,OK)

DraftedSelected by the Colorado Rockies [Team Picks] in the 7th round (210th overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$885,000Signing ScoutsLance NicholsService Time14.000 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1999-COL-#4 ... 2001-COL-#10 ... 2004-COL-#9
MLB DebutApril 16,2004 [24.106]
OrganizationsCOL [11] SLN [8] NYA [1] OAK [1] Awards22Awards Voting9-462
TBC Player ID4281Retrosheet IDhollm001MLBAM ID407812
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (OF) in 2004
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed50Power68Contact67XBH62RBIs83Runs52Hitting71Durability61Team.527Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1998Arizona RockiesArizRkcol-3b183211720404152321152120420.342.413.521.9346110138.368.179.316.40010.8715.221.403.6223.4025.00
1999Asheville TouristsSALAcol83b191214447611728016641035311690508.264.350.435.78519344511.319.171.306.34710.3722.702.193.1327.7537.61
2000Salem AvalancheCaroA+col83b20123460641262827721154374205112.274.335.389.72417937510.310.115.222.3218.4314.511.721.3765.7129.37
2001Salem AvalancheCaroA+col-of2172255367016111521133342305310.275.358.475.83312128296.285.200.361.35411.1514.191.273.7223.1840.00
2002Carolina MudcatsSouAAcol33of2213046379128192106416267102711214.276.375.391.76618131539.335.115.289.34412.4318.921.521.8646.3024.22
2003Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol26of23135522651322851272159437460749.253.313.395.70820645578.271.142.236.3077.4412.801.722.0843.5034.09
2004Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-of24622885024205600001.364.481.8641.34519727.429.500.818.54118.5222.221.207.4111.0087.50
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol5lf2412140065116313145733318661109.290.349.488.83719548439.339.198.275.3607.0619.592.773.1928.5741.38
2005Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol-of257266143016101300100.538.536.7691.30520428.565.231.308.5493.5710.713.003.5726.0028.57
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol5lf251254796814724719871433679704111.307.361.505.86624250526.332.198.296.3726.8415.022.193.6125.2134.01
2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol5lf2615560211919645534114105471101503322.326.387.586.97335384667.351.260.347.4107.0516.492.345.1017.7142.86
2007Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol5lf2715863612021650636137114631261004723.340.405.6071.01238692713.377.267.377.4288.8417.672.005.0517.6742.59
2008Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-of28310461013001300000.600.6361.0001.63610211.833.400.500.6899.0927.273.009.0910.0033.33
2008Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol5lf2813953910717338225882827410480269.321.409.538.94729065623.359.217.403.40911.8816.691.414.0121.5637.57
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak5lf299334652992311154123465860238.286.378.454.83215735400.315.168.327.36511.5014.501.262.7531.4535.35
2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln15lf29632354283162135524264340555.353.419.6041.02314231270.380.251.353.4309.6315.931.654.8118.0837.35
2009Totals for MLB-MLB         1565819418239324109147721011007813.313.394.515.90929966670.341.202.337.39110.7515.071.403.5824.2136.26
2010St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln7lf3015859695186451281039569938021013.312.390.532.92231774675.331.220.342.39710.2213.781.354.1521.2939.78
2011St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln7lf31124446831323602275216093802421.296.388.525.91323458516.330.229.365.39511.6318.021.554.2620.2743.94
2012St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln7lf3215759995177362271024475132905316.295.379.497.87629865688.337.202.327.37810.9019.191.763.9222.1936.72
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln7lf331415201031563112294616986904531.300.389.490.87925554602.322.190.333.38311.4614.291.253.6523.6434.62
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln7lf3415657483156370209041741001702420.272.370.441.81125357667.298.169.303.36011.0914.991.353.0028.7036.54
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln7lf3573229246416143521394960359.279.394.410.8049421277.335.131.306.35114.0817.691.261.4457.2532.81
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln7lf361103824894201206200357181019.246.322.461.78317641426.254.215.306.3368.2216.672.034.6919.1043.62
2017Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya33lf37725161005003510102.240.333.280.6137130.286.040.160.28110.0016.671.670.000.0016.67
2017Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnya33dh37518550001003200000.278.381.278.6595021.313.000.167.30814.299.520.670.000.000.00
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12436111006006710102.256.353.279.63212151.297.023.163.29211.7613.731.170.000.009.09
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya17dh37105373508618019641046114305014.231.316.432.74816137427.273.201.327.32010.7726.702.484.4519.6343.02
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter187869561154208146632314121710837790134412424457220.299.378.511.88935538127916.331.212.335.0009.9816.981.703.9722.1539.02
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter641236236465213311653666823267448301291256.276.353.424.77710022092689.313.148.280.0009.9316.661.682.4236.3432.06
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1450171960382091100001.380.475.6801.15534959.444.300.520.00015.2518.641.225.0816.6747.37
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter27210111502745072314232111111791319623.271.348.403.751407801145.307.132.262.0009.6915.631.612.0143.9629.20
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter20274010120245318129228791216011424.273.343.415.75830766836.301.142.268.0009.4514.471.532.1541.1132.67
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1214447611728016641035311690508.264.350.435.78519344511.319.171.306.00010.3722.702.193.1327.7537.61
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3211720404152321152120420.342.413.521.9346110138.368.179.316.00010.8715.221.403.6223.4025.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter98235815731048237815661629174476676912337124.293.380.494.87417694014121.321.201.330.00010.8516.191.493.7922.9638.26
Colorado Rockies Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter6982656479848188231284836617251505461141774.319.386.552.93814663392968.353.233.346.0008.4617.012.014.3120.7539.98
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter105373508618019641046114305014.231.316.432.74816137427.273.201.327.00010.7726.702.484.4519.6343.02
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9334652992311154123465860238.286.378.454.83215735400.315.168.327.00011.5014.501.262.7531.4535.35
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626001001804032710593681161104519.299.378.511.88930670683.331.212.335.0009.9816.981.703.9722.1539.02
Average Minor - Per 162 games16259792165343169217667113807314.276.353.424.77725353680.313.148.280.0009.9316.661.682.4236.3432.06

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1998Arizona Rockies ArizRkcol183B24--11461026757.8512.38------3275.042.9
1999Asheville Tourists SALAcol193B108--57192379286249.8712.31------12189.376.6
2000Salem Avalanche CaroA+col203B112--552133213300268.8932.39------12391.180.0
2001Salem Avalanche CaroA+col21OF30--332-135351.0001.17------7241.721.7
2002Carolina Mudcats SouAAcol22OF117--16667-179172.9611.47------13090.075.0
2003Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol23OF126--211152-228226.9911.79------13593.391.3
2004Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol24OF6--9---991.0001.50------6100.04.2
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol24LF115109917177471188181.9631.570.20-----12195.071.0
2005Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol25OF7--12---12121.0001.71------7100.05.0
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol25LF1231211049236572248241.9721.960.23-----12598.475.9
2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26LF1531531334277862291285.9791.860.21-----15598.794.4
2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26DH11--------------1550.60.6
2007Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27LF157157138429673-306303.9901.930.22-----15899.496.3
2007Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27DH1---------------1580.60.6
2008Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol28OF3--2---221.0000.67------3100.02.1
2008Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol28LF1391391229240933252249.9881.790.20-----139100.085.8
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29LF9392812189641199195.9802.100.24-----93100.057.4
2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29LF62625408611-8887.9891.400.16-----6398.438.3
2010St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30LF155155134126183-272269.9891.740.20-----15898.195.7
2010St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30DH1---------------1580.60.6
2011St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31LF11511499019643-203200.9851.740.20-----12492.771.0
2012St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32LF1521521312226631235232.9871.530.18-----15796.893.8
2012St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32DH2---------------1571.31.2
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33LF1361361150212211215214.9951.570.19-----14196.584.0
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33DH4---------------1412.82.5
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34LF1501501280240571252245.9721.630.19-----15696.292.6
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34DH6---------------1563.83.7
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln35LF646449585---85851.0001.330.17-----7387.739.5
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln35DH4---------------735.52.5
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln36LF84826441112--1131131.0001.350.18-----11076.451.9
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln361B109616510-575751.0007.501.23-----1109.16.2
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln36DH8---------------1107.34.9
2017Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya371B1--32--551.0005.00------714.30.7
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya37DH90---------------10585.755.6
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya371B8754476245553.9646.630.98-----1057.64.9
MLB Totals for LF - 13 season(s)-   LF1698168614477283267481229472899.9841.710.20-----16980.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 9 season(s)-   DH1171--------------1170.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B18161151121629130128.9857.111.11-----180.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF9--11---11111.0001.22------90.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF250--389219-419410.9791.64------2500.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B112--552133213300268.8932.39------1120.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF30--332-135351.0001.17------300.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--32--551.0005.00------10.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B108--57192379286249.8712.31------1080.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B24--11461026757.8512.38------240.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1998Arizona Rockies ArizRkcol18-----24-----
1999Asheville Tourists SALAcol19-----108-----
2000Salem Avalanche CaroA+col20-----112-----
2001Salem Avalanche CaroA+col21---------30-
2002Carolina Mudcats SouAAcol22---------117-
2003Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol23---------126-
2004Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol24---------6-
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol24------115----
2005Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol25---------7-
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol25------123----
2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26------153---1
2007Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27------157---1
2008Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol28---------3-
2008Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol28------139----
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29------93----
2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29------62----
2010St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30------155---1
2011St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31------115----
2012St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32------152---2
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33------136---4
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34------150---6
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln35------64---4
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln36--10---84---8
2017Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya37--1--------
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya37--8-------90

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor22164861421193181200000.292.393.438.83121456.371.146.35414.2921.431.501.7948.0028.57
2003Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor2319661422303127081200000.333.405.515.92034674.373.182.40910.8116.221.504.0522.0027.27
2006United StatesWBCTournament2636000000000100000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2006Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26144941431280111300201.286.288.510.79825652.333.224.2241.9225.0013.003.8524.5042.86
2007Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2719531618704132141220101.340.400.6981.098371160.368.358.4536.6720.003.006.6713.2561.11
2008Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2820591321505110061000001.356.415.6951.110411065.364.339.4419.2315.381.677.6911.8047.62
2009Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2923628192007016820105.306.380.339.71921271.345.033.1138.4511.271.330.000.0010.53
2009St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB29312120011000210000.167.231.417.6485113.111.250.2500.0015.380.007.6912.0050.00
2010St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30143681251311008710000.333.467.7781.24528945.346.445.66717.7815.560.886.6712.0075.00
2011St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31225511198029017500100.345.413.6001.013331063.347.255.36411.117.940.713.1727.5052.63
2011St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB3149220000000310000.222.300.222.5222010.333.000.0000.0030.000.000.000.000.00
2011St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB316236102015013700000.435.500.6521.15215326.600.217.30411.5426.922.333.8523.0030.00
2011St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB31619531000007400003.158.385.211.5964126.200.053.42126.9215.380.570.000.0033.33
2012St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB32184781821311005600001.383.442.6601.10231652.395.277.3839.6211.541.205.7715.6733.33
2012St. Louis CardinalsWild CardMLB3213220011000010000.667.7501.6672.417514.5001.0001.0000.000.000.0025.003.0050.00
2012St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB32521241004002610000.190.292.238.5305124.267.048.1438.3325.003.000.000.0025.00
2012St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB32625150002100410000.200.231.200.4315026.238.000.0400.0015.380.000.000.000.00
2013St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3318445143027007610002.318.423.523.94623552.333.205.36413.4611.540.863.8522.0035.71
2013St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB33520461012001200000.300.333.500.83310221.294.200.2504.769.522.004.7620.0033.33
2013St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB33625252013000400001.200.200.400.60010325.200.200.2000.0016.000.004.0025.0060.00
2013St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB33624461125001500000.250.280.625.90515425.235.375.4174.0020.005.008.0012.0066.67
2014St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB34174431340190041000101.295.347.455.80220549.353.160.2508.1620.412.502.0444.0038.46
2014St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB34415340013001500000.267.313.467.7807116.333.200.2676.2531.255.006.2515.0025.00
2014St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB34522251000000100000.227.227.273.5006122.238.046.0450.004.550.000.000.0020.00
2015St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3517361142007105800203.389.442.444.88616243.467.055.22211.6318.601.600.000.0014.29
2015St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB35416220001001300000.125.176.125.3012017.154.000.0635.8817.653.000.000.000.00
2016St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3615363103014001410101.278.308.444.75216439.281.166.1942.5610.264.002.5636.0040.00
2017New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB372053915404110031300002.283.321.585.90631856.306.302.3585.3623.214.337.1413.2553.33
2017New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB3713000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
World Baseball Classic Totals - 1 yrs36000000000100000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs35114203651421101162400000.316.400.482.8825510130.372.166.38612.3118.461.503.0828.5027.78
MLB Spring Training Totals - 12 yrs21757489187483271083457102709018.326.388.561.94932278647.352.235.3338.8115.771.794.1721.2641.71
MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Totals - 1 yrs13220011000010000.667.7501.6672.417514.5001.0001.0000.000.000.0025.003.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 6 yrs25931420203110052130000.215.277.333.610315101.246.118.1724.9520.794.202.9731.0025.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 5 yrs24981125502101131610001.255.284.367.651367102.288.112.1432.9415.695.331.9649.0028.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs1243992125008900003.209.333.442.77519551.219.233.41915.6917.651.133.9221.5055.56

Awards [22]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1998High School All-American - 2nd Team (IF)1
2004MLB All-Rookie Team (OF) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (Baseball America) (OF)2
2005National League Player of the Week (July 25-July 31)1
2006Colorado Rockies Player of the Year ... National League Player of the Week (September 18-September 24) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (OF)3
2007Colorado Rockies Player of the Year ... Major League 1st All-Star (end of season) (OF) ... National League Player of the Week (September 10-September 16) ... National League Player of the Week (July 23-July 29) ... NL Player of the Month (September) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (OF) ... NLCS Most Valuable Player7
2008Colorado Rockies Player of the Year ... Major League 2nd All-Star (end of season) (OF) ... National League Player of the Week (April 7-April 13) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (OF)4
2010Major League 1st All-Star (end of season) (OF) ... National League Player of the Week (June 14-June 20) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (OF)3
2014National League Player of the Week (August 25-August 31)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-11-03DHFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency37.307  
2017-09-01DHNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL37.244Team Roster on 2017-09-01
2017-08-30DHNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA) for rehab37.242Team Roster on 2017-08-30
2017-08-18DHNew York YankeesTampa (A+)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Tampa (A+) for rehab37.230Team Roster on 2017-08-18
2017-08-06DHNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Left lumbar strain37.218Team Roster on 2017-08-06
2017-07-13DHNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL37.194Team Roster on 2017-07-13
2017-07-08DHNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA) for rehab37.189Team Roster on 2017-07-08
2017-06-28DHNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Viral infection37.179Team Roster on 2017-06-28
2016-12-06DHNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($13m)36.340Team Roster on 2016-12-06
2016-11-09LF-DHFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency (Team option declined)36.313  
2016-09-29LF-DHSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL36.272Team Roster on 2016-09-29
2016-08-12LF-DHSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Fractured left thumb36.224Team Roster on 2016-08-12
2015-09-16LF-DHSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL35.259Team Roster on 2015-09-16
2015-07-31LF-DHSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right quadriceps35.212Team Roster on 2015-07-31
2015-07-18LF-DHSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL35.199Team Roster on 2015-07-18
2015-06-10lfSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right quadriceps35.161Team Roster on 2015-06-10
2013-07-27lfSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL33.208Team Roster on 2013-07-27
2013-07-20lfSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right hamstring [Running to first base]33.201Team Roster on 2013-07-20
2012-05-07lfSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActive--32.127Team Roster on 2012-05-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-06-16InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-06-02InjuredDisabled -- Left quadriceps strain 
2010-01-05ContractSigned by Cardinals 
2009-07-24TradeTraded by Athletics to Cardinals for Brett Wallace,Shane Peterson and Clayton Mortenseen 
2008-11-12TradeTraded by Rockies to Athletics for Huston Street, Greg Smith and Carlos Gonzalez 
2008-06-10InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-05-25InjuredDisabled -- Left hamstring strain 
2008-01-18ContractSigned by Rockies (2-years) 
2007-01-16ContractSigned by Rockies to avoid arbitration 
2005-07-19InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-06-10InjuredDisabled -- fractured right pinkie finger 
* 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
1998Colorado Rockies-18885,000-------885,000Signing Bonus out of 1998 Draft (7th round - 210th overall)
2004Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll24300,000-75528-2,070,100300,0001,185,000
2005Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll25366,000-56514382,189,055300,0001,551,000
2006Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll26500,000-49917382,365,072327,0002,051,000
2007Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll274,400,000-188277++2,459,737380,0006,451,000
2008Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll289,500,000-88291++2,696,252390,00015,951,000
2009St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2913,500,000-34296++2,746,792400,00029,451,000
2009Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll2913,500,000-34196++2,746,792400,00029,451,000
2010St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll3016,333,327-21198++2,812,412400,00045,784,327
2011St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll3116,317,774-20198++2,722,607414,00062,102,101
2012St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll3216,292,362-27198++2,954,887480,00078,394,463
2013St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll3316,272,110-30197++3,023,990490,00094,666,573
2014St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll3416,252,360-32297++3,256,497500,000110,918,933
2015St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll3516,227,9571243296++3,571,283507,500127,146,890
2016St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll3617,000,0001343296++3,498,245507,500144,146,890
2017New York YankeesTeam Payroll3713,000,0001483591++3,651,709535,000157,146,8902016-12-06 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($13m)
* 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