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Julio BorbonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2018 MLB Years: 2009-2016
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsCF-661, LF-160, OF-132, DH-23, RF-18Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJulio Alberto Borbon
Height6-1Weight180BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 20,1986 [32.296]PlaceStarkville,Mississippi
CollegeUniversity of Tennessee (Knoxville,TN)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (35th overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$1,000,000Signing ScoutsJeff WoodService Time1.148 (2012)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2008-TEX-#9 ... 2009-TEX-#9
MLB DebutJune 29,2009 [23.129]
OrganizationsTEX [7] BAL [3] CHN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID55183Retrosheet IDborbj001MLBAM ID474865
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed91Power29Contact80XBH24RBIs37Runs64Hitting74Durability64Team.514Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005TennesseeSECNCAA-1Fr5lf-of1960220427792342122123326202.350.386.450.8369914242.398.100.200.3664.9613.642.751.2473.3318.18
2006TennesseeSECNCAA-1So5lf-of20552354586145130196191515201.366.412.481.89311320262.385.115.251.3897.255.730.790.38235.0023.26
2007TennesseeSECNCAA-1Jr5lf-of214017435607632810362012002.345.370.506.8768816183.377.161.236.3793.2810.933.331.6458.0026.67
2007Arizona RangersArizRktex-of2128021000011100000.250.333.375.708319.286.125.125.31811.1111.111.000.000.0050.00
2007Spokane IndiansNwstA-tex15of21729150002312300001.172.226.172.3985031.192.000.138.1906.459.681.500.000.000.00
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         937171002323400001.189.250.216.4668140.212.027.135.2197.5010.001.330.000.0014.29
2008Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+tex5of22662914789200236367153042204.306.346.395.74111522314.333.089.241.3304.789.552.000.64145.5024.72
2008Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-of226025540861225221711143246103.337.380.459.83911719280.370.122.200.3705.0011.432.291.7951.0022.09
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         126546871753227585318296288307.321.362.425.78723241594.350.104.222.3484.8810.442.141.1878.0023.43
2009Oklahoma City RedhawksPCLAAAtex5cf239640771125127234257334078227.307.367.386.75315721457.335.079.204.3367.228.751.210.44203.5016.80
2009Texas RangersALMLBtex29dh-lf2346157304940420194152816003.312.376.414.790658179.360.102.293.3548.3815.641.872.2339.2516.33
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex29cf2413743860121114342157195928105.276.309.340.64914918468.313.064.126.2904.0612.613.110.64146.0014.88
2011Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-2514000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2011Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex20cf25321312739104014164142234102.298.376.435.8115714153.355.137.336.3589.1514.381.570.000.0035.90
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         331352739104014164142334102.289.366.422.7885714157.345.133.326.3488.9214.651.640.000.0035.90
2011Texas RangersALMLBtex20cf253289102413011623923102.270.305.348.65331498.296.078.157.2893.069.183.000.000.0016.67
2012Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex20cf26126533781622381056208376936517.304.349.433.78223141584.331.129.221.3406.3411.821.861.7153.3025.31
2013Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn5lf2724731019500151121500120.260.360.329.68924586.322.069.288.30613.9517.441.250.000.0026.32
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex20dh2711100000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn20cf-lf27721041021311371122201000.202.284.279.563295117.247.077.250.25910.2618.801.830.85104.0023.81
2013Totals for MLB-MLB         731051121311371122201000.200.282.276.558295118.244.076.248.25710.1718.641.830.85105.0023.81
2014Norfolk TidesILAAAbal5cf28124466681349454434103873161010.288.342.356.69816618512.332.068.202.3157.4214.261.920.9893.2013.43
2015Norfolk TidesILAAAbal5cf29114346399393128238164708203.269.299.321.62011113372.307.052.142.2744.3012.632.940.27346.0013.98
2016Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal24cf301114246111711462730103659271110.276.335.363.69815421470.308.087.219.3077.6612.551.641.2870.6717.95
2016Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29cf30613140000010300200.308.267.308.5754015.333.000-.077.2340.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2017Monclova AcererosMexAAA-315521441759322283192444334.350.408.449.8579614244.382.099.210.3687.799.841.260.82107.0018.67
2017Puebla PericosMexAAA-3135123304850315124141625132.390.457.504.961628145.429.114.293.4119.6611.031.142.0741.0016.67
2013Totals for Mex-Mex         9033771123143537207334069466.365.426.469.89515822389.399.104.240.3908.4810.281.211.2967.4017.89
2018Somerset PatriotsAtlInd-32562293969162533194203242300.301.363.454.81710423258.328.153.306.3537.7512.401.601.9445.8033.33
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter2948021122191988764715491215184010.273.317.347.66427835878.312.074.175.0005.5813.782.470.91100.2515.98
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter85333045139941263536301229752514323056201253.301.354.393.74712981973661.335.092.215.0006.8611.801.720.9891.7819.82
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter6062293364695822923214143451833062041161135.303.357.394.7519041342553.339.091.214.0007.1711.991.670.9099.7019.28
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1726831012032361149472150926132113.297.350.397.74727140754.330.100.211.0006.6312.201.841.4662.0919.70
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter662914789200236367153042204.306.346.395.74111522314.333.089.241.0004.789.552.000.64145.5024.72
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter729150002312300001.172.226.172.3985031.192.000.138.0006.459.681.500.000.000.00
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter28021000011100000.250.333.375.708319.286.125.125.00011.1111.111.000.000.0050.00
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter562293969162533194203242300.301.363.454.81710423258.328.153.306.0007.7512.401.601.9445.8033.33
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1556291222233013710041113768413405.355.392.477.86930050687.387.122.229.0005.399.901.841.0289.8622.42
Texas Rangers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter216685101194167773401337965172010.283.324.358.68224530746.320.075.168.0004.9612.872.590.9497.8615.46
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter721041021311371122201000.202.284.279.563295117.247.077.250.00010.2618.801.830.85104.0023.81
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter613140000010300200.308.267.308.5754015.333.000-.077.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162442621211044422682767310206.273.317.347.66415319484.312.074.175.0005.5813.782.470.91100.2515.98
Average Minor - Per 162 games16262797189247757431448826114210.301.354.393.74724737695.335.092.215.0006.8611.801.720.9891.7819.82

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Arizona Rangers ArizRktex21OF2--3---331.0001.50------2100.03.6
2007Spokane Indians NwstA-tex21OF7--10---10101.0001.43------7100.09.3
2008Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tex22OF64--138231143140.9792.19------6697.045.7
2008Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex22OF59--147-2-149147.9872.49------6098.342.1
2009Oklahoma City Redhawks PCLAAAtex23CF80--23426-242236.9752.95------9683.355.6
2009Oklahoma City Redhawks PCLAAAtex23LF16--29-1-3029.9671.81------9616.711.1
2009Texas RangersALMLBtex23DH21---------------4645.713.0
2009Texas RangersALMLBtex23LF161412831-3-3431.9121.940.24-----4634.89.9
2009Texas RangersALMLBtex23CF43267---771.0001.750.27-----468.72.5
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex24CF133121109533524-341337.9882.530.31-----13797.182.1
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex24LF1162---221.0002.000.33-----1370.70.6
2011Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex25CF31--862--88881.0002.84------3296.921.5
2011Texas RangersALMLBtex25CF32282437011-7271.9862.220.29-----32100.019.8
2012Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex26CF89--22141-226225.9962.53------12670.661.8
2012Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex26LF40--6321-6665.9851.63------12631.727.8
2013Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn27LF14--121--13131.0000.93------2458.39.7
2013Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn27RF3--2---221.0000.67------2412.52.1
2013Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn27CF3--3---331.0001.00------2412.52.1
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27CF121010329-1-3029.9672.420.28-----7216.77.4
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27LF933241--551.0000.560.16-----7212.55.6
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27RF8-154-1-54.8000.500.27-----7211.14.9
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27DH1---------------721.40.6
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex27DH1---------------1100.00.6
2014Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal28CF116--310423316314.9942.71------12493.580.6
2014Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal28RF5--7---771.0001.40------1244.03.5
2014Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal28LF1--1---111.0001.00------1240.80.7
2015Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal29CF110--21442-220218.9911.98------11496.576.4
2016Bowie Baysox EastAAbal30LF60--1042--1061061.0001.77------11154.142.3
2016Bowie Baysox EastAAbal30CF48--12833-134131.9782.73------11143.233.8
2016Bowie Baysox EastAAbal30RF2--1---111.0000.50------1111.81.4
2016Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30LF32198---881.0002.670.42-----650.01.9
2016Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30CF32183---331.0001.000.17-----650.01.9
MLB Totals for CF - 5 season(s)-   CF184164148544436-453447.9872.430.30-----1840.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 4 season(s)-   LF29201854513-4946.9391.590.25-----290.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH23---------------230.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF8-154-1-54.8000.500.27-----80.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 6 season(s)-   CF429--10681611310951084.9902.53------4290.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 4 season(s)-   LF71--10532-110108.9821.52------710.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF8--9---991.0001.13------80.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF60--1042--1061061.0001.77------600.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF59--147-2-149147.9872.49------590.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF48--12833-134131.9782.73------480.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF2--1---111.0000.50------20.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF64--138231143140.9792.19------640.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF7--10---10101.0001.43------70.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF2--3---331.0001.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Arizona Rangers ArizRktex21---------2-
2007Spokane Indians NwstA-tex21---------7-
2008Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tex22---------64-
2008Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex22---------59-
2009Oklahoma City Redhawks PCLAAAtex23------1680---
2009Texas RangersALMLBtex23------164--21
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex24------1133---
2011Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex25-------31---
2011Texas RangersALMLBtex25-------32---
2012Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex26------4089---
2013Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn27------1433--
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27------9128-1
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex27----------1
2014Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal28------11165--
2015Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal29-------110---
2016Bowie Baysox EastAAbal30------60482--
2016Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30------33---

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Cotuit KettleersCape Cod LeagueCollege192988131822044291644000.205.307.273.580244105.250.068.1938.5715.241.780.000.0022.22
2008Surprise RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor2224871925331871172000000.287.404.425.829377104.364.138.40216.3519.231.180.9687.0028.00
2008Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2259340017011200000.444.500.7781.2787110.500.334.33310.0020.002.0010.009.0025.00
2009Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB231520440100103300000.200.304.300.6046123.235.100.30013.0413.041.000.000.0025.00
2010Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB242689182941193351112000.326.368.427.79538697.364.101.1575.1511.342.201.0389.0020.69
2010Texas RangersDiv SeriesMLB2436100000000200000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2010Texas RangersChamp. SeriesMLB2431200000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2010Texas RangersWorld SeriesMLB2422110000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2011Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB25216213213103512601002.339.359.419.77826465.375.080.1773.089.233.000.000.0019.05
2012Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2625485122014327700000.250.345.354.69917355.275.104.27112.7312.731.001.8248.0025.00
2013Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB27326012195109208800101.317.391.433.82426669.358.116.28311.5911.591.000.000.0031.58
2014Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB281517330002012321001.176.333.176.5093022.214.000.0599.0913.641.500.000.000.00
2015Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB291718351003200300000.278.278.333.6116118.333.055.1670.0016.670.000.000.0020.00
2016Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB30910120001203100000.200.385.200.5852013.222.000.50023.087.690.330.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs24871925331871172000000.287.404.425.829377104.364.138.40216.3519.231.180.9687.0028.00
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs2988131822044291644000.205.307.273.580244105.250.068.1938.5715.241.780.000.0022.22
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs1653336299154338188314434104.297.361.393.75413122372.334.096.2198.3311.831.420.81111.0022.22
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs36100000000200000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs31200000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs22110000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-10-03CFFree Agent -Free Agent--Refused minor league assignment, declared free agent30.225  
2016-09-01CFBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Bowie (AA)30.193Team Roster on 2016-09-01
2016-08-30CFBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors30.191Team Roster on 2016-08-30
2016-08-28CFBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment30.189Team Roster on 2016-08-28
2016-08-27CFBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors30.188Team Roster on 2016-08-27
2016-07-30LF-CFBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors30.160Team Roster on 2016-07-30
2016-07-27LF-CFBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment30.157Team Roster on 2016-07-27
2016-07-20LF-CFBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors30.150Team Roster on 2016-07-20
2016-04-07lfBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Bowie (AA)30.046Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2016-03-12lfBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.020Team Roster on 2016-03-12
2015-11-10lfFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency29.263  
2015-04-09lfBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Norfolk (AAA)29.048Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-02-09lfBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract28.354Team Roster on 2015-02-09
2014-11-08lfFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency28.261  
2014-04-12lfBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Norfolk (AAA)28.051Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-12-12lfBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-Minors--Drafted from Cubs by Orioles in AAA phase of Rule V draft27.295Team Roster on 2013-12-12
2013-08-06lfChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Iowa (AAA)27.167Team Roster on 2013-08-06
2013-08-03lfChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment27.164Team Roster on 2013-08-03
2013-04-19lfChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Rangers by Cubs27.058Team Roster on 2013-04-19
2013-04-09CFTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment27.048Team Roster on 2013-04-09
2012-04-04CFTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Round Rock (AAA)26.043Team Roster on 2012-04-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-05-14InjuredDisabled -- Left hamstring inflammation 
2007-08-16ContractSigned by Rangers 
* 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
2007Texas Rangers-211,000,000-------1,000,000Signing Bonus out of 2007 Draft (1st round - 35th overall)
2009Texas RangersTeam Payroll23400,000-72438-2,746,792400,0001,400,000
2010Texas RangersTeam Payroll24600,000-49820452,812,412400,0002,000,000
2011Texas RangersTeam Payroll25490,000-53923412,722,607414,0002,490,000
2013Texas RangersTeam Payroll27496,000-66826263,023,990490,0002,986,000
2013Chicago CubsTeam Payroll27496,000-66828263,023,990490,0002,986,000
2016Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll30507,500-77138-3,498,245507,5003,493,5002016-03-12 - 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