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Jose LobatonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: New York Mets MLB Years: 2009-2018
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PositionsC-917, DH-2, 2B-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJose Manuel Lobaton
Height6-1Weight200BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 21,1984 [34.001]PlacePortuguesa,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2002 by the San Diego Padres.
Signing ScoutsRicardo PetitBill ClarkService Time6.138 (2017)
MLB DebutJuly 5,2009 [24.257]
OrganizationsSDN [7] TBA [5] WAS [4] NYN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID45460Retrosheet IDlobaj001MLBAM ID446653
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed23Power47Contact47XBH49RBIs45Runs23Hitting36Durability32Team.505Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Idaho Falls PadresPioRksdn-c1856191225215013201225021124.272.352.366.7187016217.362.094.204.32010.1423.042.270.46191.0030.77
2004Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-sdn12c1944151133312072300173501003.219.298.437.7356619169.239.218.331.31710.0620.712.064.1421.5757.58
2005Arizona PadresArizRksdn-c20514252002106400000.357.550.5001.0507220.500.143.643.47030.0020.000.670.000.0040.00
2005Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-sdn-c201132492003006813000.281.410.344.75411242.375.063.250.35114.2919.051.330.000.0022.22
2005Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAsdn-c20934261001002501002.176.222.206.4287137.207.030.088.1975.4113.512.500.000.0016.67
2005Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         2580820500610141714002.250.368.313.68125599.317.063.250.31814.1417.171.210.000.0025.00
2006Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAsdn13c21206115173111100121221102.279.408.410.81825577.327.131.328.36715.5815.581.001.3061.0029.41
2006Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+sdn-c214212212267041502204211103.213.326.369.6954511145.286.156.303.31113.7928.972.102.7630.5042.31
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         62183274310152602325432205.235.355.383.7387016222.302.148.311.33114.4124.321.692.2536.6037.21
2007Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+sdn-c22903045079153104700417932714.260.346.428.77413028357.311.168.303.33911.4822.131.932.8030.4035.44
2008San Antonio MissionsTexAAsdn41c2392294357621094511397502718.259.338.422.76012430342.309.163.296.33311.4021.931.922.6332.6739.47
2009Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba-c24268413227031100151911112.262.376.452.8283810102.302.190.369.36314.7118.631.272.9428.0045.45
2009Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-c24391331432603800103504100.241.292.353.645479148.302.112.188.2876.7623.653.502.0344.3328.13
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         65217275413061900255415212.249.327.392.7198519250.302.143.258.31810.0021.602.162.4036.1735.19
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26c24717030000000500001.176.176.176.3523017.250.000.000.1580.0029.410.000.000.000.00
2010Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba-c25724361002004500001.250.357.292.6497128.316.042.208.30514.2917.861.250.000.0016.67
2010Durham BullsILAAAtba5c25722412663110733102752111110.261.337.394.7319518271.306.133.249.3269.9619.191.932.5834.4328.57
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         792652969120735103157111111.260.339.385.72410219299.307.125.245.32410.3719.061.842.3437.8627.54
2011Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tba-c26618084002002500000.444.500.6671.16712420.615.223.333.50110.0025.002.500.000.0050.00
2011Durham BullsILAAAtba5c2654184245410183100375002125.293.410.489.8999019224.362.196.397.39316.5222.321.353.5723.0035.19
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         60202246214183300395502125.307.417.505.92210223244.386.198.391.40215.9822.541.413.2825.2537.10
2011Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba31c261534241000004810002.118.231.147.3785139.154.029.147.19110.2620.512.000.000.0025.00
2012Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tba-c2725000000001100000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.11516.6716.671.000.000.000.00
2012Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba-c27413121001003300000.154.313.231.5443116.200.077.308.26318.7518.751.000.000.0050.00
2012Durham BullsILAAAtba-c27415011000000500000.067.067.133.2002115.100.066.067.0840.0033.330.000.000.00100.00
2012Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         1033132001004900000.091.189.152.3415237.125.061.182.16710.8124.322.250.000.0066.67
2012Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba21c2769167163710022001244622216.222.323.317.6405312197.289.095.234.28912.1823.351.921.0283.5032.43
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba59c28100277386915273201306502205.249.320.394.71410924311.300.145.249.3169.6520.902.172.2539.5734.78
2014Washington NationalsNLMLBwas59c296621418509021200156110015.234.287.304.5916511230.318.070.140.2666.5226.524.070.87107.0022.00
2015Washington NationalsNLMLBwas59c304413611274032000154011215.199.279.294.573407155.253.095.206.2569.6825.812.671.9445.3325.93
2016Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas17c31313150001101600000.385.429.385.8145014.714.000.154.3637.1442.866.000.000.000.00
2016Washington NationalsNLMLBwas59c3139991023313800121811114.232.319.374.693377114.253.142.263.30110.5315.791.502.6333.0030.43
2017Washington NationalsNLMLBwas59c325114111243041100143511115.170.248.277.525397158.194.107.206.2328.8622.152.502.5335.2529.17
2018Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn333913222469082710183110022.348.430.5981.0287917151.409.250.394.43511.9220.531.725.3016.5036.96
2018New York MetsNLMLBnyn593322493721040071500102.143.246.224.47011357.200.081.224.21812.2826.322.140.000.0042.86
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter41311341092444742110702121293779535.215.293.319.612362721278.269.104.209.0009.4722.932.421.6454.0029.51
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter6252065259542128561295542835221220211046.262.352.418.7708631942401.320.156.293.00011.7921.741.842.5433.8535.79
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter21171887201371261003093179273517.280.363.443.80631864823.339.163.297.00011.3021.751.923.1627.6231.84
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1294155210630012591161102138211.255.346.414.76017242488.304.159.306.00012.5020.901.672.4634.5839.62
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter140449621132631464026412743817.252.345.416.76118743528.313.164.303.00012.1224.051.982.6532.0738.05
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter299517234111200141722104.242.348.337.685326114.282.095.242.00012.2814.911.210.8895.0026.09
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter55183174214072600234314003.230.319.421.7407721211.263.191.317.00010.9020.381.873.3226.1450.00
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter61205245717013411285421124.278.369.376.7457718237.371.098.234.00011.8122.781.930.42205.0031.58
Washington Nationals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2005905012419112510056154434419.210.281.307.58818132657.262.097.192.0008.5223.442.751.8349.1725.81
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter184478561102629520258119344113.230.315.349.66416737547.285.119.236.00010.6021.762.051.6553.1133.64
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter22493721040071500102.143.246.224.47011357.200.081.224.00012.2826.322.140.000.0042.86
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter717030000000500001.176.176.176.3523017.250.000.000.0000.0029.410.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16244543961828420147115334214.215.293.319.61214228501.269.104.209.0009.4722.932.421.6454.0029.51
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625356714033116761173135355312.262.352.418.77022450622.320.156.293.00011.7921.741.842.5433.8535.79

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2003Idaho Falls Padres PioRksdn18C22--1692222193191.9908.68-----105639.328.9
2004Eugene Emeralds NwstA-sdn19C27--175153-193190.9847.04-----74461.435.5
2005Arizona Padres ArizRksdn20C3--1921-2221.9557.00------560.05.4
2005Eugene Emeralds NwstA-sdn20C11--908-298981.0008.91------11100.014.5
2005Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAsdn20C9--6431-6867.9857.44------9100.06.4
2006Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAsdn21C19--1351621153151.9877.95-----32095.013.9
2006Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn21C36--23618104264254.9627.06-----54285.725.7
2007Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn22C90--66172133746733.9838.14-----1190100.064.7
2008San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn23C86--6976147762758.9958.81------9293.561.4
2009Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba24C25--1481532166163.9826.52-201066.7-2696.218.0
2009Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn24C39--2312366260254.9776.51-361275.0239100.027.1
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24C65445221-5554.9829.001.232166.7-785.73.7
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn242B1-1-------------714.30.6
2010Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba25C6--508115958.9839.67-5741.7-785.74.3
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba25C62--440282-470468.9967.55-381374.557286.143.4
2011Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba26C2--4---441.0002.00-2-100.0-633.31.4
2011Durham Bulls ILAAAtba26C38--3072831338335.9918.82-271269.235470.426.8
2011Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba26C149889031-9493.9896.641.067370.0-1593.38.6
2012Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba27C2--151--16161.0008.00-1150.0-2100.01.5
2012Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba27C3--182--20201.0006.67-2166.7-475.02.2
2012Durham Bulls ILAAAtba27C4--3911-4140.97610.00-3-100.0-4100.02.8
2012Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba27C66504674482843480476.9927.211.0242884.0-6995.740.7
2012Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba27DH1---------------691.40.6
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba28C96767136434036686683.9967.110.96631086.3210096.058.9
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba28DH1---------------1001.00.6
2014Washington NationalsNLMLBwas29C64585384974623545543.9968.481.01271367.516697.039.5
2015Washington NationalsNLMLBwas30C42383472992023321319.9947.600.9223874.244495.525.9
2016Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas31C2--181--19191.0009.50-2-100.01366.71.4
2016Washington NationalsNLMLBwas31C38322772931611310309.9978.131.1218772.063997.423.5
2017Washington NationalsNLMLBwas32C50433763862065412406.9858.121.0833880.535198.030.9
2018Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn33C37--305152-322320.9948.65-18481.813994.926.4
2018New York MetsNLMLBnyn33C181413013381-142141.9937.831.0812380.0-2281.811.2
MLB Totals for C - 9 season(s)-   C39432529802841183212130453024.9937.681.012276178.8163940.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1-1-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C182--13409614714501436.9907.89-1244175.2121820.00.0
AA Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C120--913868101007999.9928.33-271860.0-1200.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C130--9169123710301007.9787.75-3175.0161300.00.0
A Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C28--1991931221218.9867.79-----3280.00.0
A- Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C38--2652332291288.9907.58-----7380.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C25--1882432215212.9868.48-----10250.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2003Idaho Falls Padres PioRksdn18-22---------
2004Eugene Emeralds NwstA-sdn19-27---------
2005Arizona Padres ArizRksdn20-3---------
2005Eugene Emeralds NwstA-sdn20-11---------
2005Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAsdn20-9---------
2006Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAsdn21-19---------
2006Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn21-36---------
2007Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn22-90---------
2008San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn23-86---------
2009Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba24-25---------
2009Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn24-39---------
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24-6-1-------
2010Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba25-6---------
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba25-62---------
2011Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba26-2---------
2011Durham Bulls ILAAAtba26-38---------
2011Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba26-14---------
2012Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba27-2---------
2012Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba27-3---------
2012Durham Bulls ILAAAtba27-4---------
2012Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba27-66--------1
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba28-96--------1
2014Washington NationalsNLMLBwas29-64---------
2015Washington NationalsNLMLBwas30-42---------
2016Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas31-2---------
2016Washington NationalsNLMLBwas31-38---------
2017Washington NationalsNLMLBwas32-50---------
2018Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn33-37---------
2018New York MetsNLMLBnyn33-18---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB2367120001002200000.286.444.286.730209.400.000.28622.2222.221.000.000.000.00
2009San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB241312131001002200000.250.357.333.6904114.300.083.25014.2914.291.000.000.0033.33
2010Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2558110000000100000.125.125.125.250108.143.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00
2011Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2619287110016001510001.393.433.500.93314130.455.107.1433.3316.675.003.3328.009.09
2012Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2721506144017002800001.280.308.420.72821552.317.140.1803.8515.384.001.9250.0035.71
2013Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2820474900150051400105.191.264.255.51912153.242.064.1709.4326.422.801.8947.0011.11
2013Tampa Bay RaysDiv SeriesMLB2847120011000200000.286.286.7141.000517.250.428.4290.0028.570.0014.297.0050.00
2014Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2917351410050041110103.114.220.143.3635141.160.029.1439.7626.832.750.000.0025.00
2015Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB301739184017006900002.205.311.385.69615545.241.180.33313.3320.001.502.2239.0062.50
2016Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB311626371006003800101.269.333.308.6418130.368.039.15410.0026.672.670.000.0014.29
2016Washington NationalsDiv SeriesMLB3149120013000200001.222.222.556.778519.167.334.3330.0022.220.0011.119.0050.00
2017Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB321833161002003800101.182.243.212.4557137.231.030.1218.1121.622.670.000.0016.67
2017Washington NationalsDiv SeriesMLB3212010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2018New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3317305610110021200000.200.250.333.58310232.294.133.2006.2537.506.003.1330.0033.33
MLB Spring Training Totals - 11 yrs1693153171130541003080204014.225.293.314.6079918351.282.089.1848.5522.792.671.4263.0025.35
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs918250024000400001.278.278.611.88911218.250.333.3330.0022.220.0011.119.0040.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-09-08CNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors33.322Team Roster on 2018-09-08
2018-07-21CNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list33.273Team Roster on 2018-07-21
2018-06-28CNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured33.250Team Roster on 2018-06-28
2018-06-13CNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors33.235Team Roster on 2018-06-13
2018-06-01CNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors33.223Team Roster on 2018-06-01
2018-05-21CNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors33.212Team Roster on 2018-05-21
2018-05-19CNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment33.210Team Roster on 2018-05-19
2018-04-13CNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors33.174Team Roster on 2018-04-13
2017-12-15CNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract33.055Team Roster on 2017-12-15
2017-11-03CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency33.013  
2016-11-30CWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($1.575m) [Avoids arbitration]32.040Team Roster on 2016-11-30
2016-08-20CWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL31.303Team Roster on 2016-08-20
2016-08-15CWashington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Syracuse (AAA) for rehab31.298Team Roster on 2016-08-15
2016-07-30CWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Left elbow tendinitis31.282Team Roster on 2016-07-30
2015-12-05CWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($1.387m) [Avoids arbitration]31.045Team Roster on 2015-12-05
2015-01-16CWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1.2m) Avoids arbitration30.087Team Roster on 2015-01-16
2014-02-13cWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Rays with Felipe Rivero and Drew Vettelson to Nationals for Nathan Karns29.115Team Roster on 2014-02-13
2014-01-17cTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0.95m) Avoiding arbitration29.088Team Roster on 2014-01-17
2012-05-28cTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.219Team Roster on 2012-05-28
2012-05-08CTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 27.199Team Roster on 2012-05-08
2012-04-15CTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Sore right shoulder27.176Team Roster on 2012-04-15
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-09-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-07-18InjuredDisabled -- Sprained left knee 
2010-10-19InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-08-31InjuredDisabled -- - 
2009-07-30Claimed off waivers by Rays from Padres 
2002-05-13ContractSigned as nondrafted free agent by Padres 
* 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
2009San Diego PadresTeam Payroll24400,000-72445-2,746,792400,000400,000
2011Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll26414,000-78935-2,722,607414,000814,000
2012Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll27481,500-72629202,954,887480,0001,295,500
2013Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll28490,000-77533-3,023,990490,0001,785,500
2014Washington NationalsTeam Payroll29950,000-46925493,256,497500,0002,735,5002014-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0.95m) Avoiding arbitration
2015Washington NationalsTeam Payroll301,200,0004.13846222493,571,283507,5003,935,5002015-01-16 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1.2m) Avoids arbitration
2016Washington NationalsTeam Payroll311,387,5005.13842920533,498,245507,5005,323,0002015-12-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($1.387m) [Avoids arbitration]
2017Washington NationalsTeam Payroll321,575,0006.13842721533,651,709535,0006,898,0002016-11-30 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($1.575m) [Avoids arbitration]
2018New York MetsTeam Payroll33545,000-72929-4,360,045545,0007,443,0002017-12-15 - 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