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Alex RiosTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2015 MLB Years: 2004-2015
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Drafted
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World Series Champion
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PositionsRF-1252, OF-515, CF-427, DH-21, LF-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAlexis Israel Rios
Height6-5Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 18,1981 [37.219]PlaceCoffee,Alabama
High SchoolSan Pedro Martin (Guyanabo,PR)

DraftedSelected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 1st round (19th overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$845,000Signing ScoutsJorge RiveraService Time11.130 (2015)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2002-TOR-#8 ... 2003-TOR-#6 ... 2004-MLB-#6 ... 2004-TOR-#1
MLB DebutMay 27,2004 [23.098]
OrganizationsTOR [11] CHA [5] TEX [2] KCA [1] Awards10Awards Voting2-29
TBC Player ID6752Retrosheet IDriosa002MLBAM ID425567
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999Medicine Hat Blue JaysPioRktor-of186723435637301384173110006.269.321.325.6467610252.310.056.145.2956.7512.301.820.000.0015.87
2000Queens KingsNYPLA-tor-of195020622559212555112241225.267.314.345.6597112224.292.078.131.2924.919.822.000.45206.0021.82
2000Hagerstown SunsSALAtor-19227451731052321410100.230.256.297.55322478.279.067.081.2462.5617.957.000.000.0023.53
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         72280277212313078133651325.257.299.332.6319316302.289.075.118.2804.3011.922.770.33280.0022.22
2001Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALAtor29of2013048040126209258221425594314116.263.296.354.65017031526.286.091.160.2824.7511.222.360.38240.0024.60
2002Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-of21111456601392283611482755315019.305.344.408.75218633492.337.103.175.3305.4911.182.040.61152.0023.74
2003New Haven RavensEastAAtor28of2212751486181321111821133985613422.352.402.521.92326854563.404.169.261.3976.9315.102.181.9546.7329.83
2004Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor28of2346185144810132321930001010.259.292.373.6656914195.294.114.168.2904.6215.383.331.5461.6729.17
2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor15rf23111426551222471281533184210014.286.338.383.72116332460.355.097.197.3196.7418.262.710.22426.0026.23
2005Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor15rf2414648171126236105914928101505114.262.306.397.70319139519.309.135.204.3065.3919.463.611.9348.1030.95
2006Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor-of25310031001001300000.300.364.400.7644111.429.100.200.3399.0927.273.000.000.0033.33
2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor15rf2512845068136336178215635893010110.302.349.516.86523256498.336.214.311.3657.0317.872.543.4126.4741.18
2007Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor15rf2616164311419143724851745510360739.297.354.498.85232074711.319.201.306.3667.7414.491.873.3826.7938.74
2008Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor15rf-cf2715563591185478157932844112205220.291.337.461.79829370686.331.170.277.3466.4116.332.552.1942.3337.84
2009Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor15rf281084365211525214621933178606114.264.317.427.74418641479.289.163.271.3246.4716.282.522.9231.1435.65
2009Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51cf2841146112960395262901107.199.229.301.530449154.226.102.164.2343.9018.834.831.9548.6731.03
2009Totals for AL-AL         14958263144312177124537107617121.247.296.395.69123050633.273.148.244.3025.8516.902.892.6934.2434.72
2010Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51cf2914756789161293218834143893705421.284.334.457.79125953617.306.173.275.3446.1615.072.453.4027.0032.92
2011Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51cf301455376412222213441162768204420.227.265.348.61318737570.237.121.181.2674.7411.932.522.2841.3130.33
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51rf311576059318437825912362692405318.304.334.516.85031270640.323.212.283.3614.0614.383.543.9124.2038.04
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51rf321094305711922212552663278101212.277.328.421.74918136464.314.144.265.3286.9016.812.442.5935.8330.25
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex51rf3247186265211262616193010105.280.315.457.7728519197.305.177.306.3354.5715.233.333.0531.0036.54
2013Totals for AL-AL         15661683171334188142741108202217.278.324.432.75626655661.311.154.278.3306.2016.342.632.7234.2232.16
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex51rf33131492541383084541792393105319.280.311.398.70919642521.335.118.181.3094.4117.854.040.77123.0030.43
2015Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca46rf34417231012000400000.176.176.412.5887217.167.236.235.2470.0023.530.005.8817.0066.67
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca15rf341053854098222432901567506010.255.287.353.64013628411.294.098.161.2793.6516.304.470.9796.2528.57
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter169164198851778374631697942537740011174526124193.277.321.434.75527856066927.310.157.247.0005.7716.132.792.4437.9834.08
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter56021762646351053521270643813130319626778.292.334.401.7358731612358.327.109.182.0005.5612.852.310.89103.6225.35
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter532121654121426211037001010.255.287.377.6648017223.291.122.175.0004.4816.593.701.7953.0031.48
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12751486181321111821133985613422.352.402.521.92326854563.404.169.261.0006.9315.102.181.9546.7329.83
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter111456601392283611482755315019.305.344.408.75218633492.337.103.175.0005.4911.182.040.61152.0023.74
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter152554451432310263241727735315116.258.291.347.63819235604.285.089.150.0004.4712.092.700.33277.0024.48
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5020622559212555112241225.267.314.345.6597112224.292.078.131.0004.919.822.000.45206.0021.82
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6723435637301384173110006.269.321.325.6467610252.310.056.145.0006.7512.301.820.000.0015.87
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter809307145187519536813951123322456724133881.285.335.451.78613853123353.323.166.265.0006.6816.912.532.4237.9135.66
Chicago White Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter599228531461511615742879934129360141161378.269.310.430.7409832052445.290.161.246.0005.2814.722.793.0330.8833.33
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1786788019041101080331032123206324.280.312.414.72628161718.327.134.215.0004.4617.133.841.3967.8032.11
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1053854098222432901567506010.255.287.353.64013628411.294.098.161.0003.6516.304.470.9796.2528.57
Average MLB - Per 162 games16261585170366167624738107406218.277.321.434.75526758664.310.157.247.0005.7716.132.792.4437.9834.08
Average Minor - Per 162 games16262976184301067819113888528223.292.334.401.73525347682.327.109.182.0005.5612.852.310.89103.6225.35

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1999Medicine Hat Blue Jays PioRktor18OF67--12336-132126.9551.88------67100.088.2
2000Queens Kings NYPLA-tor19OF41--6523-7067.9571.63------5082.054.7
2001Charleston (Wv) AlleyCats SALAtor20OF127--2061313-232219.9441.72------13097.792.0
2002Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor21OF110--233281243235.9672.14------11199.181.5
2003New Haven Ravens EastAAtor22OF123--277831288285.9902.32------12796.986.6
2004Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor23OF46--10164-111107.9642.33------46100.031.9
2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor23RF1081079432171124230228.9912.110.24-----11197.367.1
2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor23CF32211---111.0000.330.05-----1112.71.9
2005Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor24RF1381161056245721254252.9921.830.24-----14694.585.2
2005Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor24CF543612---12121.0002.400.33-----1463.43.1
2006Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor25OF1--1---111.0001.00------333.30.7
2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25RF124104953218712226225.9961.810.24-----12896.976.5
2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25CF643261--771.0001.170.22-----1284.73.7
2007Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26RF14713912502431051258253.9811.720.20-----16191.390.7
2007Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26CF22181624412-4745.9572.050.28-----16113.713.6
2008Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27RF9392820170412175174.9941.870.21-----15560.057.4
2008Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27CF62595221561031169166.9822.680.32-----15540.038.3
2008Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27DH2---------------1551.31.2
2009Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28RF10310291421743-224221.9872.150.24-----10895.463.6
2009Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28CF343128582-2-8482.9762.410.29-----4182.921.0
2009Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28CF866119---19191.0002.380.31-----1087.44.9
2009Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28RF776711---11111.0001.570.16-----4117.14.3
2010Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29CF1431411246384653395390.9872.730.31-----14797.388.3
2010Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29DH2---------------1471.41.2
2010Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29LF11114---441.0004.000.36-----1470.70.6
2011Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30CF1431361230349533357354.9922.480.29-----14598.688.3
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31RF1561561369333972349342.9802.190.25-----15799.496.3
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32RF108108955228831239236.9872.190.25-----10999.166.7
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex32RF4747410991--1001001.0002.130.24-----47100.028.8
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex32CF1---------------472.10.6
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex33RF114113962250662262256.9772.250.27-----13187.070.4
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex33DH15---------------13111.59.3
2015Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca34RF2--4---441.0002.00------450.01.4
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34RF10510591421543-222219.9862.090.24-----105100.064.8
MLB Totals for RF - 10 season(s)-   RF1250119610613244671331525502517.9872.010.24-----12500.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 9 season(s)-   CF427401359510532315710911076.9862.520.30-----4270.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH19---------------190.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF11114---441.0004.000.36-----10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF47--10264-112108.9642.30------470.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF2--4---441.0002.00------20.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF123--277831288285.9902.32------1230.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF110--233281243235.9672.14------1100.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF127--2061313-232219.9441.72------1270.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF41--6523-7067.9571.63------410.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF67--12336-132126.9551.88------670.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1999Medicine Hat Blue Jays PioRktor18---------67-
2000Queens Kings NYPLA-tor19---------41-
2001Charleston (Wv) AlleyCats SALAtor20---------127-
2002Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor21---------110-
2003New Haven Ravens EastAAtor22---------123-
2004Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor23---------46-
2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor23-------3108--
2005Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor24-------5138--
2006Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor25---------1-
2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25-------6124--
2007Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26-------22147--
2008Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27-------6293-2
2009Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28-------8103--
2009Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28-------347--
2010Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29------1143--2
2011Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30-------143---
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31--------156--
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32--------108--
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex32-------147--
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex33--------114-15
2015Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca34--------2--
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34--------105--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Puerto RicoWBCTournament2548120011000300000.250.250.625.875518.250.375.3750.0037.500.0012.508.0050.00
2006Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2511318114113231310001.355.394.6451.03920633.370.290.2903.039.093.003.0331.0054.55
2007Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB26205210156018412610002.288.327.462.78924755.311.174.2693.6410.913.001.8252.0046.67
2008Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2720572105013114700004.175.230.316.54618661.184.141.2116.5611.481.751.6457.0060.00
2009Puerto RicoWBCTournament28619550114105300000.263.417.526.94310224.267.263.57920.8312.500.604.1719.0040.00
2009Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2815385113029015400303.289.348.526.87420546.257.237.34210.878.700.804.3519.0045.45
2010Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2916478153138102700100.319.340.617.95729750.316.298.3624.0014.003.506.0015.6746.67
2011Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB3019621218424140051100003.290.343.613.956381067.298.323.4037.4616.422.205.9715.5055.56
2012Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB3120626151018003910202.242.279.306.58519268.259.064.1134.4113.243.001.4762.0013.33
2013Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB32921785104002310001.381.458.7141.17215624.444.333.4298.3312.501.500.000.0075.00
2014Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3316437131016301800100.302.311.395.70617245.343.093.1862.2217.788.002.2243.0015.38
2015Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3420527163038204910001.308.368.538.90628657.325.230.3467.0215.792.255.2617.3337.50
2015Kansas City RoyalsDiv SeriesMLB34514342002003500000.286.412.429.8416217.444.143.35717.6529.411.670.000.0050.00
2015Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB34619170013110300000.368.368.526.89410119.400.158.1580.0015.790.005.2619.0014.29
2015Kansas City RoyalsWorld SeriesMLB34515220001000200000.133.133.133.2662015.154.000.0000.0013.330.000.000.000.00
World Baseball Classic Totals - 2 yrs1027670125105600000.259.375.556.93115332.263.297.51915.6318.751.206.2513.5042.86
MLB Spring Training Totals - 10 yrs1664657213235517711362967507017.284.328.490.81822857506.296.206.2845.7313.242.313.3627.3543.18
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs514342002003500000.286.412.429.8416217.444.143.35717.6529.411.670.000.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs619170013110300000.368.368.526.89410119.400.158.1580.0015.790.005.2619.0014.29
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs515220001000200000.133.133.133.2662015.154.000.0000.0013.330.000.000.000.00

Awards [10]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2002Florida State League All-Star Team (OF)1
2003Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (OF) ... Double-A All-Star (OF) ... Eastern League All-Star Team (OF) ... Eastern League Most Valuable Player ... Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Player of the Year5
2004Winter League All-Star (OF) ... Winter League Player of the Year2
2008American League Player of the Week (September 1-September 7)1
2013American League Player of the Week (September 23-September 29)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-11-06RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency34.261  
2015-05-31RFKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL34.102Team Roster on 2015-05-31
2015-05-26rfKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Omaha (AAA) for rehab34.097Team Roster on 2015-05-26
2015-04-15rfKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Fractured left hand34.056Team Roster on 2015-04-15
2014-12-20rfKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($11m) Mutual option for 2016 worth $12.5m33.305Team Roster on 2014-12-20
2014-10-31rfFree Agent -Free Agent--Team option declined, declared free agent33.255  
2013-08-09rfTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from White Sox with cash to Rangers for PTBNL (Leury Garcia 8/11)32.172Team Roster on 2013-08-09
2012-05-04rfChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActive--31.075Team Roster on 2012-05-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-08-10Claimed off waivers by White Sox from Blue Jays 
2008-02-05ContractSigned by Blue Jays (1-year) 
2007-02-02ContractSigned by Blue Jays to avoid arbitration 
2006-07-28InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-07-01InjuredDisabled -- - 
1999-06-04Contractsigned 
* 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
1999Toronto Blue Jays-18845,000-------845,000Signing Bonus out of 1999 Draft (1st round - 19th overall)
2004Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll23300,000-75546-2,070,100300,0001,145,000
2005Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll24331,000-63820302,189,055300,0001,476,000
2006Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll25354,000-58323282,365,072327,0001,830,000
2007Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll262,535,000-2971164++2,459,737380,0004,365,000
2008Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll274,835,000-189780++2,696,252390,0009,200,000
2009Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll286,400,000-140783++2,746,792400,00015,600,000
2009Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll286,400,000-140583++2,746,792400,00015,600,000
2010Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2910,200,000-75592++2,812,412400,00025,800,000
2011Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll3012,500,000-52395++2,722,607414,00038,300,000
2012Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll3112,500,000-54395++2,954,887480,00050,800,000
2013Texas RangersTeam Payroll3213,000,000-57294++3,023,990490,00063,800,000
2013Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll3213,000,000-57494++3,023,990490,00063,800,000
2014Texas RangersTeam Payroll3313,500,000-64494++3,256,497500,00077,300,000
2015Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll349,500,00011.13127387++3,571,283507,50086,800,0002014-12-20 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($11m) Mutual option for 2016 worth $12.5m
* 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