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Miguel CabreraTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: MLB Years: 2003-2018
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Positions1B-1093, 3B-858, LF-248, SS-166, RF-100, DH-92, OF-3, 2B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJose Miguel Torres Cabrera
Height6-2Weight218BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 18,1983 [35.062]PlaceMaracay,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1999 by the Florida Marlins.
Signing Bonus$1,900,000Signing ScoutsLouie EljauaMiguel GarciaService Time14.101 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2001-MLB-#91 ... 2001-FLO-#3 ... 2002-MLB-#38 ... 2002-FLO-#2 ... 2003-MLB-#12 ... 2003-FLO-#1
MLB DebutJune 20,2003 [20.063]
OrganizationsDET [11] MIA [8] Awards46Awards Voting15-1913
TBC Player ID4762Retrosheet IDcabrm001MLBAM ID408234
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000Gulf Coast MarlinsGCLRkflo-ss1757219385710222210234660207.260.344.352.6967714250.318.092.201.3179.2018.402.000.80109.5024.56
2000Utica Blue SoxNYPLA-flo-ss17832382006002600000.250.294.313.60710234.308.063.125.2745.8817.653.000.000.0025.00
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         65251416512222810255260207.259.338.347.6858716284.317.088.191.3128.8018.312.080.70125.5024.62
2001Kane County CougarsMidwAflo-ss1811042261113194766303776213210.268.328.382.71016130465.310.114.209.3107.9616.342.051.5160.2926.55
2002Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+flo-3b19124489771344319751013885918219.274.333.421.75420653545.310.147.243.3286.9715.602.241.6554.3339.55
2003Carolina MudcatsSouAAflo243b20692664697293105994314920478.365.429.6091.03816242303.412.244.380.43410.2316.171.583.3026.6043.30
2003Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo20lf-3b208731439842131262022584241312.268.325.468.79314736346.329.200.274.3387.2324.283.363.4726.1742.86
2004Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo24rf-lf21160603101177311331125268148608520.294.366.512.87830965685.335.218.337.3749.9321.612.184.8218.2736.72
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo24lf221586131061984323311610641252061220.323.385.561.94634478685.358.238.344.3999.3418.251.954.8218.5839.39
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo243b2315857611219550226114968610810042718.339.430.568.99832778676.379.229.384.41512.7215.981.263.8522.1540.00
2007Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo243b24157588911883823411921791275172317.320.401.565.96633274680.355.245.381.40311.6218.681.615.0017.2939.36
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet241b2516061685180362371271056126309616.292.349.537.88633175684.310.245.338.3768.1918.422.255.4116.6541.67
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet241b26160611961983403410362681075011422.324.396.547.94333468685.348.223.340.4029.9315.621.574.9617.9734.34
2010Detroit TigersALMLBdet241b27150548111180451381263389953083217.328.420.6221.04234184648.336.294.456.43113.7314.661.075.8614.4246.67
2011Detroit TigersALMLBdet241b281615721111974803010521108893052224.344.448.5861.03433578688.365.242.432.43715.7012.940.824.3619.0739.59
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet243b29161622109205400441394166983061728.330.393.606.99937784697.331.276.387.4179.4714.061.486.3114.1440.98
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet243b30148555103193261441373090945021919.348.442.6361.07835371652.356.288.456.45513.8014.421.046.7512.6136.79
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet241b3115961110119152125109116011730111021.313.371.524.89532078685.346.211.309.3848.7617.081.953.6524.4440.84
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet241b321194296414528118761177823021519.338.440.534.97422947511.384.196.375.41315.0716.051.063.5223.8332.41
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet241b33158595921883113810800751164501526.316.396.563.95933570679.340.247.373.40211.0517.081.555.6015.6637.23
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet241b341304695011722016600154110303615.249.329.399.72818738529.292.150.262.31310.2120.792.043.0229.3132.48
2018Detroit TigersALMLBdet1b3538134174011032200222700146.299.395.448.8436014157.352.149.313.36014.0117.201.231.9144.6735.00
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter2264845613882676556174651635382110871653601074230300.316.395.551.946466110389687.345.235.365.00011.2217.061.524.8018.1838.79
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter36814282254091031028228235131262192171144.286.350.431.7816161411597.330.145.249.0008.2016.412.001.7551.0034.47
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter692664697293105994314920478.365.429.6091.03816242303.412.244.380.00010.2316.171.583.3026.6043.30
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter124489771344319751013885918219.274.333.421.75420653545.310.147.243.0006.9715.602.241.6554.3339.55
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11042261113194766303776213210.268.328.382.71016130465.310.114.209.0007.9616.342.051.5160.2926.55
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter832382006002600000.250.294.313.60710234.308.063.125.0005.8817.653.000.000.0025.00
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter57219385710222210234660207.260.344.352.6967714250.318.092.201.0009.2018.402.000.80109.5024.56
Detroit Tigers Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter154457629391834373732711122110765106135548160213.318.398.556.95432027076615.341.238.372.00011.5616.041.394.9417.6238.55
Florida Marlins Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter7202694449842183101385231711322592255267087.313.388.542.93014593313072.354.229.351.00010.4819.271.844.4919.5239.31
Average MLB - Per 162 games162605991914013311732781184151621.316.395.551.94633474693.345.235.365.00011.2217.061.524.8018.1838.79
Average Minor - Per 162 games162629991804541210010258115817519.286.350.431.78127162703.330.145.249.0008.2016.412.001.7551.0034.47

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2000Gulf Coast Marlins GCLRkflo17SS56--901561327259246.9504.39------5798.293.3
2000Utica Blue Sox NYPLA-flo17SS5--722413329.8795.80------862.56.7
2000Utica Blue Sox NYPLA-flo172B1--25-2771.0007.00------812.51.3
2000Utica Blue Sox NYPLA-flo173B1--1---111.0001.00------812.51.3
2001Kane County Cougars MidwAflo18SS96--1472673250446414.9284.31------11087.369.6
2001Kane County Cougars MidwAflo183B8--712-219191.0002.38------1107.35.8
2002Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+flo193B88--581771616251235.9362.67------12471.063.8
2002Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+flo19SS9--1025193635.9723.89------1247.36.5
2003Carolina Mudcats SouAAflo203B64--451371522197182.9242.84------6992.846.4
2003Carolina Mudcats SouAAflo20OF3--7---771.0002.33------694.32.2
2003Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo20LF555548199531107104.9721.890.22-----8763.234.0
2003Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo203B34302751753127170.9862.060.25-----8739.121.0
2004Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo21RF100100856170771184177.9621.770.21-----16062.561.7
2004Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo21LF59585049262-10098.9801.660.19-----16036.936.4
2004Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo21DH1---------------1600.60.6
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo22LF13412811051881253205200.9761.490.18-----15884.882.7
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo223B30282382146256967.9712.230.28-----15819.018.5
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo233B15615613291142661733397380.9572.440.29-----15898.796.3
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo23DH11--------------1580.60.6
2007Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo243B15315213111002662333389366.9412.390.28-----15797.594.4
2007Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo24DH3---------------1571.91.9
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet251B1431391204111773911611991190.9928.320.99-----16089.488.3
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet253B14141161530545045.9003.210.39-----1608.88.6
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet25DH6---------------1603.83.7
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet261B15315313151215105712813271320.9958.631.00-----16095.693.9
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet26DH6---------------1603.83.7
2010Detroit TigersALMLBdet271B14814812851218961313313271314.9908.881.02-----15098.791.4
2010Detroit TigersALMLBdet27DH2---------------1501.31.2
2011Detroit TigersALMLBdet281B152152132212631031311713791366.9918.991.03-----16194.493.8
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet293B15415413221272431331383370.9662.400.28-----16195.795.1
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet29DH7---------------1614.34.3
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet291B2-34--1441.0002.001.33-----1611.21.2
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet303B1451451234871841224283271.9581.870.22-----14898.089.5
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet30DH1---------------1480.70.6
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet311B126125108397898510010811076.9958.540.99-----15979.277.8
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet31DH25---------------15915.715.4
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet313B10869613122019.9501.900.28-----1596.36.2
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet321B10710793290376496983979.9969.151.05-----11989.966.5
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet32DH11---------------1199.26.8
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet331B1471471262118695712412881281.9958.711.02-----15893.091.3
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet33DH8---------------1585.15.0
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet333B1182---221.0002.000.25-----1580.60.6
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet341B11511593876163190825824.9997.170.88-----13088.571.0
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet34DH14---------------13010.88.6
MLB Totals for 1B - 9 season(s)-   1B10931086934486457095990594139354.9948.561.00-----10930.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 9 season(s)-   3B697688590248911017413416641590.9562.280.27-----6970.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF248241209037923104412402.9761.620.19-----2480.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF100100856170771184177.9621.770.21-----1000.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 12 season(s)-   DH851--------------850.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B64--451371522197182.9242.84------640.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--7---771.0002.33------30.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B88--581771616251235.9362.67------880.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS9--1025193635.9723.89------90.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS96--1472673250446414.9284.31------960.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B8--712-219191.0002.38------80.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS5--722413329.8795.80------50.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--25-2771.0007.00------10.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS56--901561327259246.9504.39------560.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2000Gulf Coast Marlins GCLRkflo17----56------
2000Utica Blue Sox NYPLA-flo17---151-----
2001Kane County Cougars MidwAflo18----968-----
2002Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+flo19----988-----
2003Carolina Mudcats SouAAflo20-----64---3-
2003Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo20-----3455----
2004Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo21------59-100-1
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo22-----30134----
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo23-----156----1
2007Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo24-----153----3
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet25--143--14----6
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet26--153-------6
2010Detroit TigersALMLBdet27--148-------2
2011Detroit TigersALMLBdet28--152--------
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet29--2--154----7
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet30-----145----1
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet31--126--10----25
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet32--107-------11
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet33--147--1----8
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet34--115-------14

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Florida MarlinsDiv SeriesMLB20414142003001601000.286.333.429.7626216.500.143.2146.2537.506.000.000.0050.00
2003Florida MarlinsChamp. SeriesMLB207309100036002610001.333.394.6331.02719333.333.300.3676.0618.183.009.0910.0030.00
2003Florida MarlinsWorld SeriesMLB20624140013001700001.167.200.292.4927125.188.125.1674.0028.007.004.0024.0025.00
2006VenezuelaWBCTournament23619341025004600000.211.348.579.92711323.182.368.57917.3926.091.508.709.5075.00
2006Florida MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB231337812113102051110100.324.409.6491.05824544.375.325.51411.3625.002.206.8212.3341.67
2007Florida MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB242276823613100042210001.303.346.526.872401081.392.223.2764.9427.165.503.7025.3343.48
2008Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2525731021621100071000006.288.350.466.81634980.323.178.2748.7512.501.431.2573.0042.86
2009VenezuelaWBCTournament26832594024001600000.281.303.594.89719633.292.313.3443.0318.186.006.0616.0066.67
2009Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB26124031650110000400101.400.390.600.99024641.417.200.2000.009.760.002.4440.0037.50
2010Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB272473112690314105700000.356.397.6031.000441278.365.247.3296.418.971.403.8524.3346.15
2010Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB2738100001000100000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00
2011Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2824741323904160161200104.311.358.595.953441381.322.284.3517.4114.812.004.9418.5056.52
2011Detroit TigersDiv SeriesMLB28515230013105500031.200.400.400.8006120.222.200.60025.0025.001.005.0015.0033.33
2011Detroit TigersChamp. SeriesMLB28620584037107600020.400.5561.0501.60621727.455.6501.05025.9322.220.8611.116.6787.50
2012Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB29184614195029207500000.413.491.6521.14330753.436.239.43513.219.430.713.7723.0036.84
2012Detroit TigersDiv SeriesMLB29520152001001110001.250.318.350.6687222.263.100.1504.554.551.000.000.0040.00
2012Detroit TigersChamp. SeriesMLB29416351014003200011.313.421.563.9849219.308.250.43815.7910.530.675.2616.0040.00
2012Detroit TigersWorld SeriesMLB29413130013003400000.231.375.462.8376116.250.231.46218.7525.001.336.2513.0033.33
2013Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB302055111750416007600100.309.381.618.99934963.283.309.43611.119.520.866.3513.7552.94
2013Detroit TigersDiv SeriesMLB30520150013001200010.250.286.400.6868121.235.150.2004.769.522.004.7620.0020.00
2013Detroit TigersChamp. SeriesMLB30622360014102700001.273.333.409.7429124.357.136.2738.3329.173.504.1722.0016.67
2014Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3120541019204120091010202.352.439.6111.05033666.357.259.42613.6415.151.116.0613.5031.58
2014Detroit TigersDiv SeriesMLB31311241011001200001.364.417.7271.1448212.375.363.4558.3316.672.008.3311.0050.00
2015Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3211296102038004900100.345.412.7241.13621534.389.379.51711.7626.472.258.829.6750.00
2016Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3319479162039009300203.340.431.5741.00527558.302.234.42615.525.170.335.1715.6731.25
2017Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3411282123013001320001.429.484.6431.12718431.458.214.2503.239.683.003.2328.0033.33
2018Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB35225752140313004900201.368.397.596.99334763.383.228.2986.3514.292.254.7619.0033.33
World Baseball Classic Totals - 2 yrs145181350490051200000.255.321.588.90930956.257.333.4318.9321.432.407.1412.7569.23
MLB Spring Training Totals - 13 yrs2416891102355943514051681115011019.341.398.591.98940798773.361.250.3548.8014.361.634.5319.6941.70
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 6 yrs2588821503121091711043.239.316.398.71435899.265.159.2739.0917.171.893.0329.3338.10
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 4 yrs238820295082120142110033.330.427.6591.0865813103.356.329.51113.5920.391.507.7711.0044.83
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs10372700260041100001.189.268.351.61913241.208.162.2709.7626.832.754.8818.5028.57

Awards [46]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2001Midwest League All-Star Team (SS) ... South Atlantic League All-Star Team (SS)2
2003Florida Marlins Minor League Player of the Year ... NL Rookie of the Month (September) ... NL Rookie of the Month (July)3
2005Baseball America First-Team Major League All-Star (OF) ... National League Player of the Week (July 18-July 24) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (OF) ... Winter League All-Star (3B)4
2006Florida Marlins Player of the Year ... National League Player of the Week (August 21-August 27) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (3B)3
2007Florida Marlins Player of the Year ... National League Player of the Week (April 2-April 8) ... National League Player of the Week (June 4-June 10)3
2008AL Player of the Month (July) ... American League Player of the Week (April 14-April 20) ... American League Player of the Week (July 21-July 27) ... Detroit Tigers Player of the Year4
2010AL Silver Slugger Award (1B) ... American League Player of the Week (July 5-July 11) ... American League Player of the Week (April 5-April 11) ... Detroit Tigers Player of the Year ... Major League 1st All-Star (end of season) (DH)5
2011Major League 1st All-Star (end of season) (1B)1
2012AL Player of the Month (August) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (3B) ... American League Hank Aaron Award ... American League Most Valuable Player ... American League Player of the Week (September 10-September 16) ... American League Player of the Week (April 2-April 8) ... Detroit Tigers Player of the Year ... Major League 1st All-Star (end of season) (3B)8
2013AL Player of the Month (August) ... AL Player of the Month (May) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (3B) ... American League Hank Aaron Award ... American League Most Valuable Player ... American League Player of the Week (August 5-August 11)6
2014AL Player of the Month (September) ... American League Player of the Week (September 1-September 7)2
2015AL Silver Slugger Award (1B) ... American League Player of the Week (April 5-April 12)2
2016AL Player of the Month (September) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (1B) ... American League Player of the Week (May 16-May 22)3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-06-131B-DHDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Ruptured left biceps tendon35.056Team Roster on 2018-06-13
2018-06-011B-DHDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL35.044Team Roster on 2018-06-01
2018-05-041BDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right hamstring strain35.016Team Roster on 2018-05-04
2017-08-251BDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveOff-RosterSuspended 7 games for participation in brawl34.129Team Roster on 2017-08-25
2017-05-021BDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL34.014Team Roster on 2017-05-02
2017-04-221BDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right groin strain34.004Team Roster on 2017-04-22
2015-08-151BDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL32.119Team Roster on 2015-08-15
2015-07-051BDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Left calf strain32.078Team Roster on 2015-07-05
2014-03-291BDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 8-year contract for 2016-2023 ($248m) Vesting options for 2024-2025 Extension. 30.346Team Roster on 2014-03-29
2008-03-243bDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 8-year contract for 2008-2015 ($152.3m) [Avoiding arbitration] 11.3--15--20--20--21--21--22--22 Replaced prior deal24.341Team Roster on 2008-03-24
2008-01-181BDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($11.3m) [Avoiding arbitration] 24.275Team Roster on 2008-01-18
2007-02-171BFlorida MarlinsFlorida Marlins (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($7.4m) [Won arbitration case] Club offered $6.7m23.305Team Roster on 2007-02-17
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2008-01-18ContractSigned by Tigers (1-year) 
2007-12-05TradeTraded by Marlins with Dontrelle Willis to Tigers for Cameron Maybin, Mike Rabelo, Andrew Miller, Burke Badenhop, Eulogio de la Cruz and Dallas Trahern 
2007-02-17ContractSigned by Marlins (won arbitration) 
1999-07-02ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Marlins. 
* 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
1999Florida Marlins-161,900,000-------1,900,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
2003Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll20300,000-70335-2,163,527300,0002,200,000
2004Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll21320,000-63026302,070,100300,0002,520,000
2005Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll22370,000-56224382,189,055300,0002,890,000
2006Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll23472,000-5126372,365,072327,0003,362,000
2007Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll247,400,000-108287++2,459,737380,00010,762,0002007-02-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($7.4m) [Won arbitration case] Club offered $6.7m
2008Detroit TigersTeam Payroll2511,300,000-63594++2,696,252390,00022,062,0002008-01-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($11.3m) [Avoiding arbitration]
2008-03-24 - Signed to 8-year contract for 2008-2015 ($152.3m) [Avoiding arbitration] 11.3--15--20--20--21--21--22--22 Replaced prior deal
2009Detroit TigersTeam Payroll2614,383,049-27297++2,746,792400,00036,445,049
2010Detroit TigersTeam Payroll2720,000,000-61100++2,812,412400,00056,445,049
2011Detroit TigersTeam Payroll2820,000,000-61100++2,722,607414,00076,445,049
2012Detroit TigersTeam Payroll2921,000,000-102100++2,954,887480,00097,445,049
2013Detroit TigersTeam Payroll3021,000,000-102100++3,023,990490,000118,445,049
2014Detroit TigersTeam Payroll3121,943,027-13199++3,256,497500,000140,388,0762014-03-29 - Signed to 8-year contract for 2016-2023 ($248m) Vesting options for 2024-2025 Extension.
2015Detroit TigersTeam Payroll3222,000,00012.10114299++3,571,283507,500162,388,076
2016Detroit TigersTeam Payroll3328,000,00013.10141100++3,498,245507,500190,388,076
2017Detroit TigersTeam Payroll3428,000,00014.10141100++3,651,709535,000218,388,076
2018Detroit TigersTeam Payroll3530,000,000-41100++4,360,045545,000248,388,076
* 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