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Nomar GarciaparraTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1992-2009 MLB Years: 1996-2009
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1st Round Draft Pick
Major Award Winner
HR Derby

PositionsSS-1275, 1B-212, 3B-97, DH-21, 2B-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAnthony Nomar Garciaparra
Height6-0Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 23,1973 [44.307]PlaceWhittier,California
High SchoolSt. John Bosco (Bellflower,CA)
CollegeGeorgia Tech (Atlanta,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 1st round (12th overall) of the 1994 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Milwaukee Brewers [Team Picks] in the 5th round (130th overall) of the 1991 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$895,000Signing ScoutsLuke WrennService Time12.030 (2008)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1995-MLB-#22 ... 1995-MLB-#1 ... 1996-MLB-#36 ... 1996-MLB-#4 ... 1997-MLB-#10 ... 1997-BOS-#1
MLB DebutAugust 31,1996 [23.039]
OrganizationsBOS [11] LAN [3] CHN [2] OAK [1] Awards23Awards Voting8-799
TBC Player ID841Retrosheet IDgarcn001MLBAM ID114596
RelationshipsBrother of Michael Garciaparra
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed56Power66Contact91XBH60RBIs75Runs63Hitting78Durability48Team.518Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1992Georgia TechCollegeFrss18612264582182351250262000000.363.429.500.92911323252.389.137.363.41910.327.940.771.1975.3328.05
1993Georgia TechCollegeSoss1949172395114144280282600000.297.395.459.8547919200.331.162.372.38314.0013.000.932.0043.0037.25
1994Georgia TechCollegeJrss206427492117261116733310431600000.427.505.7771.28221353317.417.350.591.53613.565.050.375.0517.1345.30
1994Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+bos-ss20281052031811165210613202.295.356.419.7754410121.300.124.248.3428.264.960.600.83105.0032.26
1995Trenton ThunderEastAAbos-ss211255137713720884735125042846310.267.338.384.72219736581.275.117.259.3228.617.230.841.3864.1326.28
1996Gulf Coast Red SoxGCLRkbos-ss22514442105001010011.286.375.571.9468316.286.285.357.3816.250.000.000.000.0075.00
1996Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ss22431724059152164631142110406.343.387.7331.12012633191.309.390.483.4597.3310.991.508.3810.7555.93
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         481864463173165131152120417.339.386.7201.10613436207.307.381.473.4547.2510.141.407.7311.6357.14
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos5ss2224871121234165041401100.241.272.471.74341993.243.230.333.3134.3015.053.504.3021.7542.86
1997Boston Red SoxALMLBbos5ss2315368412220944113098229359262729.306.342.534.87636585734.315.228.298.3744.7712.532.634.0922.8040.67
1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos5ss24143604111195378351221263362807120.323.362.584.94635380652.311.261.326.4025.069.511.885.3717.2641.03
1999Boston Red SoxALMLBbos5ss25135532103190424271041435139804711.357.418.6031.02132173595.347.246.363.4348.576.550.764.5419.7038.42
2000Boston Red SoxALMLBbos5ss261405291041975132196526150207208.372.434.5991.03331775599.378.227.348.43210.188.350.823.5125.1938.07
2001Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ss27416372014001210000.438.500.7501.25012318.462.312.375.5255.5611.112.005.5616.0042.86
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBbos5ss27218313243048017910001.289.352.470.82239791.286.181.253.3567.699.891.294.4020.7529.17
2002Boston Red SoxALMLBbos5ss28156635101197565241205241636011417.310.352.528.88033585693.309.218.287.3735.929.091.543.4626.4643.15
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos5ss29156658120198371328105195396111110110.301.345.524.86934578719.294.223.304.3695.428.481.563.8923.5039.39
2004Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ss30621151013001300000.238.273.429.7029222.235.191.238.3004.5513.643.004.5521.0040.00
2004Boston Red SoxALMLBbos5ss30381562450735212081640124.321.367.500.8677815169.331.179.244.3694.739.472.002.9631.2030.00
2004Chicago CubsNLMLBchn5ss3043165284914042021161421106.297.364.455.8197518185.304.158.261.3578.657.570.882.1641.2536.73
2004Totals for MLB-MLB         813215299213941412430612210.308.365.477.84215333354.317.169.252.3636.788.471.252.5435.6733.33
2005Arizona CubsArizRkchn-ss3125010000000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.000.1780.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2005Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn-ss3125110002002000000.200.429.200.629107.200.000.400.32828.570.000.000.000.000.00
2005West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn-ss31413230000001110000.231.333.231.5643015.250.000.077.2746.676.671.000.000.000.00
2005Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         823350002003210000.217.333.217.5505027.238.000.130.27011.117.410.670.000.000.00
2005Chicago CubsNLMLBchn53b-ss3162230286512093000122420306.283.320.452.77210421247.280.169.222.3334.869.722.003.6425.5632.31
2006Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan-1b3228342001000000000.500.500.7501.250628.500.250.250.5330.000.000.000.000.0050.00
2006Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan51b32122469821423122093304230804915.303.367.505.87223753523.288.202.299.3698.035.740.713.8223.4537.32
2007Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan51b-3b331214313912217075931314100456.283.328.371.69916024466.297.088.165.3076.658.801.321.5061.5719.67
2008Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan53b-ss34720491014003200001.450.522.6501.17213223.471.200.350.50813.048.700.674.3520.0022.22
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan5ss3455163244390828111511102212.264.326.466.7927617181.240.202.294.3398.296.080.734.4220.3839.53
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak5dh-1b35651601745803162082800114.281.314.388.7026211169.323.107.169.3074.7316.573.501.7853.3324.44
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1434558692717473705222993695314035545956354129.313.361.521.88229086516116.312.208.291.0006.599.061.373.7424.3937.26
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter2288921552615112281284315837813712420.293.357.471.828420911007.292.178.303.0008.247.750.942.7831.8634.87
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter622375184212195831192820407.354.401.7001.10116642262.335.346.435.0007.2510.691.477.2512.4750.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1295267914020884735125143946310.266.338.380.71820036596.274.114.255.0008.567.210.841.3465.7525.71
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter281052031811165210613202.295.356.419.7754410121.300.124.248.0008.264.960.600.83105.0032.26
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter25110002002000000.200.429.200.629107.200.000.400.00028.570.000.000.000.000.00
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter719452105001110011.263.333.474.8079321.278.211.263.0004.764.761.000.000.0060.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1746721762505814231666610976200000.372.451.6031.05440595769.387.231.458.00012.618.060.642.9929.2238.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter96639687091281279501786908428279406464483780.323.370.553.92321945074345.321.230.315.0006.429.341.464.1022.2939.58
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter29810631453075723518072888290101633.289.345.445.790473941170.285.156.244.0007.527.010.932.9930.3730.62
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter105395561142601350212838414012.289.339.453.79217939432.290.164.238.0006.488.801.363.0130.3834.21
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter651601745803162082800114.281.314.388.7026211169.323.107.169.0004.7316.573.501.7853.3324.44
Average MLB - Per 162 games162631105197426261061144663717615.313.361.521.88232974691.312.208.291.0006.599.061.373.7424.3937.26
Average Minor - Per 162 games162634110185369209131115955959314.293.357.471.82829865716.292.178.303.0008.247.750.942.7831.8634.87

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1994Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos20SS28--4272313117114.9744.07------28100.021.1
1995Trenton Thunder EastAAbos21SS125--2053962361624601.9634.81------125100.088.0
1996Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos22SS5--712132019.9503.80------5100.08.3
1996Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos22SS43--63120524188183.9734.26------43100.030.3
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22SS22--35501118685.9883.86------2491.713.6
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22DH1---------------244.20.6
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos222B1--21--331.0003.00------244.20.6
1997Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23SS153--24945021113720699.9714.57------153100.094.4
1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24SS143--2284022568655630.9624.41------143100.088.3
1999Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25SS134--2323571772606589.9724.40------13599.382.7
2000Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26SS136-11852014021865621603.9714.430.51-----14097.184.0
2000Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26DH1---------------1400.70.6
2001Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27SS3--412111716.9415.33------475.02.1
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27SS21-18434563139390.9684.290.49-----21100.013.0
2002Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28SS154-13412184672592710685.9654.450.51-----15698.795.1
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29SS15615513642164562083692672.9714.310.49-----156100.096.3
2004Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos30SS6--99--18181.0003.00------6100.04.2
2004Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30SS42413646994317166163.9823.880.45-----4397.725.9
2004Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30SS37373115281617139133.9573.590.43-----3897.422.8
2004Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30DH1---------------382.60.6
2005Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn31SS2--24-2661.0003.00------2100.03.6
2005Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn31SS2--13-2441.0002.00------2100.01.4
2005West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn31SS4--77141514.9333.50------4100.02.9
2005Chicago CubsNLMLBchn313B34342952065619185.9342.500.29-----6254.821.0
2005Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31SS262520641516169892.9393.540.45-----6241.916.0
2006Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan321B2--11---11111.0005.50------2100.01.4
2006Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan321B1181171017105961411311241120.9969.491.10-----12296.772.8
2007Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan331B686657155627452587583.9938.571.02-----12156.242.0
2007Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan333B434135532646310296.9412.230.27-----12135.526.5
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan343B3---3--331.0001.00------742.92.1
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan34SS2--2--1221.0001.00------728.61.4
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34SS31292382989414122118.9673.810.50-----5556.419.1
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan343B119732212-2523.9202.090.32-----5520.06.8
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan341B8638494-253531.0006.631.39-----5514.54.9
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak35DH18---------------6527.711.1
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak351B1611101955-131001001.0006.250.99-----6524.69.9
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak353B663218--991.0001.500.28-----659.23.7
MLB Totals for SS - 11 season(s)-   SS105528751931604295514958147084559.9684.320.88-----10550.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B2102001727175997818018641856.9968.841.07-----2100.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B949075555158144227213.9382.270.28-----940.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH21---------------210.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--21--331.0003.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS54--78141626225219.9734.06------540.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3---3--331.0001.00------30.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--11---11111.0005.50------20.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS129--2124032465639615.9624.77------1290.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS28--4272313117114.9744.07------280.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2--13-2441.0002.00------20.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS7--916152625.9623.57------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1994Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos20----28------
1995Trenton Thunder EastAAbos21----125------
1996Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos22----5------
1996Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos22----43------
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22---122-----1
1997Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23----153------
1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24----143------
1999Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25----134------
2000Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26----136-----1
2001Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27----3------
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27----21------
2002Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28----154------
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29----156------
2004Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos30----6------
2004Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30----42------
2004Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30----37-----1
2005Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn31----2------
2005Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn31----2------
2005West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn31----4------
2005Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31----2634-----
2006Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan32--2--------
2006Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32--118--------
2007Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33--68--43-----
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan34----23-----
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34--8-3111-----
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak35--16--6----18

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1998Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB244154510311001000000.333.3751.0001.37515416.167.667.7336.250.000.0018.755.0080.00
1999Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB25412652024003300000.417.5331.0831.61613415.429.666.91720.0020.001.0013.336.0080.00
1999Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB25520282025102200000.400.455.8001.25516422.375.400.5509.099.091.009.0910.0050.00
2003Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB29520261000103200011.300.391.350.7417123.333.050.25013.048.700.670.000.0016.67
2003Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB29729270101002800001.241.290.310.6009131.333.069.1386.4525.814.000.000.0014.29
2006Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3221615153001203410002.246.292.295.58718365.263.049.1314.626.151.330.000.0020.00
2006Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB3239021002000100000.222.222.333.555319.250.111.1110.0011.110.000.000.0050.00
2007Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB33164761520310000710001.319.333.553.88626548.324.234.2340.0014.580.006.2515.6733.33
2008Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB34716361014000010000.375.412.6251.03710217.333.250.2500.000.000.005.8816.0033.33
2008Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB3447030001001200000.429.500.429.929308.600.000.14312.5025.002.000.000.000.00
2009Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3513337153028001310001.455.486.7271.21324535.464.272.3032.868.573.005.7116.5033.33
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs571572151906232041440004.325.358.497.8557815165.328.172.2102.428.483.503.6426.1729.41
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 4 yrs1656121850517107600011.321.397.6791.076381063.289.358.50011.119.520.867.9411.2055.56
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs165641821271051200001.321.377.500.87728561.381.179.2868.2019.672.403.2828.0027.78

Awards [23]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993Atlantic Coast Conference All-Conference (SS)1
19941st Team College All-American (SS) ... Atlantic Coast Conference All-Conference (SS) ... College World Series All-Tournament Team (SS) ... CWS Regionals Most Outstanding Player (Wichita)4
1995Double-A All-Star (SS) ... Eastern League All-Star Team (SS)2
1997AL Silver Slugger Award (SS) ... American League Player of the Week (August 4-August 10) ... American League Rookie of the Year ... Baseball America Rookie of the Year4
1998American League Player of the Week (June 15-June 21) ... American League Player of the Week (July 27-August 2) ... Baseball America Second-Team Major League All-Star (SS) ... Boston Red Sox Player of the Year4
1999AL Player of the Month (May) ... American League Player of the Week (September 13-September 19) ... Baseball America Second-Team Major League All-Star (SS)3
2000American League Player of the Week (May 29-June 4) ... Baseball America Second-Team Major League All-Star (SS)2
2003American League Player of the Week (August 4-August 10)1
2006National League Player of the Week (May 8-May 14) ... NL Comeback Player of the Year2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-03-06ContractSigned by Athletics (1-year) 
2007-09-04InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-08-14InjuredDisabled -- Strained left calf 
2006-08-09InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-07-30InjuredDisabled -- sprained right knee ligament 
2006-04-22InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-04-04InjuredDisabled -- - 
2005-12-19ContractSigned by Dodgers (4-years) 
2005-08-05InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-05-29InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2005-04-21InjuredDisabled -- left groin injury 
2004-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
2004-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-07-31TradeTraded by Red Sox with Matt Murton to Cubs for Doug Mientkiewicz and Orlando Cabrera. 
2004-06-09InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-03-31InjuredDisabled -- - 
2004-03-26InjuredDisabled -- right Achilles tendonitis 
2001-08-29InjuredDisabled -- right wrist tendinitis 
2001-07-29InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-06-12InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2001-03-31InjuredDisabled -- Right wrist tendonitis 
1994-07-20Contractsigned 
* 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
1994Boston Red Sox-20895,000-------895,000Signing Bonus out of 1994 Draft (1st round - 12th overall)
1996Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll22109,000-78638-957,870109,0001,004,000
1997Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll23150,000-76634-1,182,177150,0001,154,000
1998Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll241,075,000-30316671,276,192170,0002,229,000
1999Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll251,400,000-30418671,454,491200,0003,629,000
2000Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll263,700,000-1631182++1,394,248200,0007,329,000
2001Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll277,250,000-57494++1,897,758200,00014,579,000
2002Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll289,000,000-35397++2,011,045200,00023,579,000
2003Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll2910,500,000-38396++2,163,527300,00034,079,000
2004Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll3011,500,000-32497++2,070,100300,00045,579,000
2004Chicago CubsTeam Payroll3011,500,000-32297++2,070,100300,00045,579,000
2005Chicago CubsTeam Payroll318,250,000-66493++2,189,055300,00053,829,000
2006Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll326,000,000-126885++2,365,072327,00059,829,000
2007Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll338,516,697-85590++2,459,737380,00068,345,697
2008Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll349,516,69712.0387691++2,696,252390,00077,862,394
2009Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll351,000,000-41311492,746,792400,00078,862,394
* 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