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Carlos GuillenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 1998-2011
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PositionsSS-1101, 3B-205, 2B-128, DH-75, 1B-71, LF-49, C-4Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCarlos Alfonso Guillen
Height6-1Weight180BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 30,1975 [42.292]PlaceMaracay,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1992 by the Houston Astros.Service Time13.000 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1996-MLB-#74 ... 1996-MLB-#4 ... 1997-MLB-#27 ... 1997-HOU-#2 ... 1999-MLB-#87 ... 1999-SEA-#3 ... 2000-MLB-#73 ... 2000-SEA-#2
MLB DebutSeptember 6,1998 [22.342]
OrganizationsDET [8] SEA [6] HOU [4] Awards2Awards Voting2-36
TBC Player ID925Retrosheet IDguilc001MLBAM ID136722
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Gulf Coast AstrosGCLRkhou-193010517314221517191711210.295.350.429.779458118.330.134.371.3417.6314.411.891.6952.5025.81
1996Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAhou-ss2029112233771317136162500321.330.405.491.8965511131.391.161.366.38612.2119.081.562.2937.3329.73
1997Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-ss211153904799161103965387824219.254.322.377.69914727436.293.123.223.3128.7217.892.052.2939.0027.27
1997New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAhou-ss21313341000000400000.308.308.385.6935113.444.077.077.3050.0030.770.000.000.0025.00
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11840350103171103965388224219.256.321.377.69815228449.297.121.218.3128.4618.262.162.2340.3027.18
1998New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou64ss2210037467109184125134316156415.291.350.457.80717134420.318.166.246.3527.3814.521.972.8631.1731.19
1998Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-2b22249282111141291701001.228.297.293.590273102.270.065.152.2728.8216.671.890.9892.0014.29
1998Totals for PCL-PCL         12446675130195135546407857416.279.340.425.76519837522.309.146.227.3367.6614.941.952.4935.8528.46
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea52b2210399131105203900000.333.381.410.79116242.433.077.205.3547.1421.433.000.000.0015.38
1999Seattle MarinersALMLBsea8ss-2b23519230013001601001.158.200.316.5166121.167.158.211.2244.7628.576.004.7619.0033.33
2000Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-3b-ss24248719264121141121711103.299.386.437.823387102.348.138.310.36611.7616.671.421.9643.5026.92
2000Seattle MarinersALMLBsea83b2490288457415274213285327306.257.324.396.72011424328.290.139.229.3188.5416.161.892.1341.1432.43
2001Seattle MarinersALMLBsea8ss251404567211821455341538917609.259.333.355.68816230523.307.096.219.30710.1317.021.680.9691.2025.42
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBsea8ss261344757312424695645469113348.261.326.394.72018739528.304.133.227.3158.7117.231.981.7052.7831.45
2003Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-3b27414251024000110002.357.400.8571.25712315.273.500.500.5180.006.670.0013.337.0060.00
2003Seattle MarinersALMLBsea8ss2710938863107193752445264155212.276.359.394.75315329451.311.118.253.33311.5314.191.231.5555.4327.10
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet9ss2813652297166371020971255287234312.318.379.542.92128367583.348.224.337.3918.9214.921.673.4326.1040.36
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet9ss29873344810715452323244520139.320.368.434.80214524361.358.114.183.3506.6512.471.881.3966.8022.43
2006Detroit TigersALMLBdet9ss30153543100174415198520971874041016.320.400.519.91928265622.351.199.350.39111.4113.991.233.0528.5837.36
2007Detroit TigersALMLBdet9ss31151564861673592110213855933081014.296.357.502.85928365630.319.206.312.3648.7314.761.693.3326.8638.92
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet93b32113420681202921054936067324311.286.376.436.81218341489.317.150.307.35812.2713.701.122.0442.0034.17
2009Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+det-lf33512331000004300000.250.438.333.7714116.333.083.417.36725.0018.750.750.000.0033.33
2009Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-3327240001002100000.571.667.5711.238409.667.000.286.55522.2211.110.500.000.000.00
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         719571001006400000.368.520.421.9418125.467.053.368.43524.0016.000.670.000.0014.29
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet9lf-dh33812773667103114113395630327.242.339.419.75811624322.263.177.310.33312.1117.391.443.4225.1835.82
2010West Michigan WhitecapsMidwAdet-2b3426020000001000001.333.429.333.762207.333.000.167.35614.290.000.000.000.000.00
2010Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-2b34518563012002400010.333.400.6671.06712420.385.334.444.44110.0020.002.005.0018.0066.67
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         724583012003400011.333.407.583.99014427.368.250.375.41811.1114.811.333.7024.0050.00
2010Detroit TigersALMLBdet92b34682532669171634122141001210.273.327.419.74610624275.304.146.225.3277.6414.911.952.1842.1734.78
2011Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+det-2b35415132002001200000.200.250.333.5835216.231.133.200.2586.2512.502.000.000.0066.67
2011Erie SeaWolvesEastAAdet-3514010000000200000.250.250.250.500104.500.000.000.2220.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2011Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-2b35144991760191061000001.347.418.531.94926755.421.184.327.41410.9118.181.671.8249.0041.18
2011Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         19681021801111071400001.309.373.471.84432975.377.162.279.3709.3318.672.001.3368.0042.86
2011Detroit TigersALMLBdet92b352895822213131151600204.232.265.368.633356102.244.136.189.2764.9015.693.202.9431.6727.27
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter13054673733133126651124660744751080422284439119.285.355.443.79820714415277.319.158.273.0009.6615.241.582.3537.6933.13
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter36212982063686410341554519131242101312623.284.351.427.7785541081464.323.143.264.0008.9516.531.852.3238.1829.35
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter17665411519234619829762115785212.294.359.451.81029559736.330.157.255.0008.4215.631.852.5834.4230.73
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11639447100161103965388024219.254.321.376.69714827440.294.122.221.0008.6418.182.112.2739.4027.00
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter927463002005500000.222.344.333.6779332.273.111.296.00015.6315.631.000.000.0050.00
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter31118233971317136172500322.331.406.483.8895711138.387.152.356.00012.3218.121.472.1739.3328.21
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3010517314221517191711210.295.350.429.779458118.330.134.371.0007.6314.411.891.6952.5025.81
Detroit Tigers Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter817300846989218635954495934327492175273383.297.366.476.84214333163384.326.179.297.0009.6614.541.502.8131.6635.43
Seattle Mariners Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter4881665264439801629211151318331252317636.264.335.383.7186381251893.306.119.231.0009.6716.481.701.5357.4128.47
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625809116533615829663100335515.285.355.443.79825755655.319.158.273.0009.6615.241.582.3537.6933.13
Average Minor - Per 162 games16258192165294156920959108465310.284.351.427.77824848655.323.143.264.0008.9516.531.852.3238.1829.35

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos6C4--194112423.9585.75-----240.02.9
1996Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAhou20SS29--4771911127118.9294.07------29100.022.1
1997Jackson Generals TexAAhou21SS109--1693133568517482.9324.42------11594.878.4
1997New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAhou21SS3--56-111111.0003.67------3100.02.1
1998New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou22SS97--1452872665458432.9434.45------10097.068.3
1998Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea222B24--4963216114112.9824.67------24100.016.7
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea222B10--1529-544441.0004.40------10100.06.2
1999Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23SS3--69111615.9385.00------560.01.9
1999Seattle MarinersALMLBsea232B2--66-512121.0006.00------540.01.2
2000Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea243B13--1723314340.9303.08------2454.29.1
2000Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea24SS7--1025363835.9215.00------2429.24.9
2000Seattle MarinersALMLBsea243B68-55157116177190173.9112.540.31-----9075.642.0
2000Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24SS23-14828444147672.9473.130.49-----9025.614.2
2001Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25SS137-11201853131075508498.9803.640.44-----14097.984.6
2001Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25DH1---------------1400.70.6
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26SS130-11132003041868522504.9663.880.45-----13497.080.2
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26DH3---------------1342.21.9
2003Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea273B3--39-112121.0004.00------475.02.1
2003Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27SS76706201221621156295284.9633.740.46-----10969.746.9
2003Seattle MarinersALMLBsea273B32322803845338683.9652.590.30-----10929.419.8
2003Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27DH1---------------1090.90.6
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet28SS13513311512194171790653636.9744.710.55-----13699.383.3
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet29SS757462585227744319312.9784.160.50-----8786.246.3
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet29DH10---------------8711.56.2
2006Detroit TigersALMLBdet30SS14514412351784282888634606.9564.180.49-----15394.889.5
2006Detroit TigersALMLBdet301B8439304-434341.0004.250.87-----1535.24.9
2006Detroit TigersALMLBdet30DH43--------------1532.62.5
2007Detroit TigersALMLBdet31SS13212910741603522479536512.9553.880.48-----15187.481.5
2007Detroit TigersALMLBdet311B361517918517115203202.9955.611.13-----15123.822.2
2007Detroit TigersALMLBdet31DH3---------------1512.01.9
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet323B8987749681951415277263.9492.960.35-----11378.854.9
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet321B241816214211222155153.9876.380.94-----11321.214.8
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet32DH4---------------1133.52.5
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet32LF22176---661.0003.000.35-----1131.81.2
2009Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det33LF1--2---221.0002.00------520.00.8
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet33LF424232279-2-8179.9751.880.25-----8151.925.8
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet33DH33---------------8140.720.2
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet331B221819--219191.0009.501.06-----812.51.2
2010West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet342B2--221154.8002.00------2100.01.4
2010Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet342B5--811-319191.0003.80------5100.03.5
2010Detroit TigersALMLBdet342B474539386138332227224.9874.770.57-----6869.129.0
2010Detroit TigersALMLBdet34DH16---------------6823.59.9
2010Detroit TigersALMLBdet34LF44286-1-76.8571.500.21-----685.92.5
2011Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det352B2--24-1661.0003.00------450.01.4
2011Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet352B11--1318133231.9692.82------1478.67.6
2011Detroit TigersALMLBdet352B25252154869220119117.9834.680.54-----2889.315.4
2011Detroit TigersALMLBdet351B1-22---221.0002.001.00-----283.60.6
MLB Totals for SS - 9 season(s)-   SS85655070861183225612051535593439.9664.020.49-----8560.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B18911915801633563425553519.9392.750.33-----1890.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B8470608155242562402397.9884.730.65-----840.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 9 season(s)-   DH753--------------750.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B713940037832343413410.9935.771.03-----710.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF484836791-3-9491.9681.900.25-----480.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS107--1603182972507478.9434.47------1070.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B40--7092322165162.9824.05------400.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B16--2032325552.9453.25------160.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C4--194112423.9585.75-----240.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS109--1693133568517482.9324.42------1090.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--24-1661.0003.00------20.00.0
A+ Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS29--4771911127118.9294.07------290.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--221154.8002.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos6-4---------
1996Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAhou20----29------
1997Jackson Generals TexAAhou21----109------
1997New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAhou21----3------
1998New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou22----97------
1998Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea22---24-------
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea22---10-------
1999Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23---23------
2000Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea24----713-----
2000Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24----2368-----
2001Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25----137-----1
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26----130-----3
2003Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea27-----3-----
2003Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27----7632----1
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet28----135------
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet29----75-----10
2006Detroit TigersALMLBdet30--8-145-----4
2007Detroit TigersALMLBdet31--36-132-----3
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet32--24--892---4
2009Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det33------1----
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet33--2---42---33
2010West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet34---2-------
2010Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet34---5-------
2010Detroit TigersALMLBdet34---47--4---16
2011Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det35---2-------
2011Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet35---11-------
2011Detroit TigersALMLBdet35--125-------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000Seattle MarinersDiv SeriesMLB24110100010000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2000Seattle MarinersChamp. SeriesMLB2425110012002200000.200.429.8001.229417.000.6001.00028.5728.571.0014.295.00100.00
2001Seattle MarinersChamp. SeriesMLB2538120000000100000.250.250.250.500208.286.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00
2006VenezuelaWBCTournament30518121000004400000.111.273.167.4403122.143.056.27818.1818.181.000.000.0050.00
2006Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB301230782106204410200.267.351.400.75112337.286.133.33310.8110.811.000.000.0037.50
2006Detroit TigersDiv SeriesMLB30414383012002100000.571.6251.0001.62514416.583.429.57112.506.250.506.2514.0050.00
2006Detroit TigersChamp. SeriesMLB30416131000001400002.188.235.250.4854117.250.062.1255.8823.534.000.000.0033.33
2006Detroit TigersWorld SeriesMLB30517261102103400000.353.450.529.9799220.462.176.41215.0020.001.330.000.0033.33
2007Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB31215541340111006900104.236.306.364.67020562.261.128.2369.6814.521.501.6155.0038.46
2008Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB322467132122717017700103.313.373.7161.089481175.259.403.4939.339.331.009.339.5752.38
2009VenezuelaWBCTournament33830681035001300000.267.290.600.89018431.208.333.3673.239.683.009.6810.0050.00
2009Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3311366102015102900102.278.308.417.72515339.333.139.2225.1323.084.502.5636.0030.00
2010Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB34205991470010207700100.237.313.356.66921767.264.119.27110.4510.451.000.000.0050.00
World Baseball Classic Totals - 2 yrs13487102035005700000.208.283.438.72121553.184.230.3339.4313.211.405.6616.0050.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs88247396617394951263610609.267.332.470.80211629280.274.203.3249.2912.861.383.2127.4443.94
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs515393013002100000.600.6471.0001.64715417.615.400.53311.765.880.505.8815.0044.44
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs929361012003700002.207.281.345.62610232.238.138.2419.3821.882.333.1329.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs517261102103400000.353.450.529.9799220.462.176.41215.0020.001.330.000.0033.33

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2006Detroit Tigers Player of the Year1
2007American League Player of the Week (June 18-June 24)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-03-072BFree Agent -RetiredRetiredAnnounced retirement36.159  
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-03-06Released by Mariners 
2012-02-01ContractSigned by Mariners 
2011-10-30Free AgentGranted free agency 
2011-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-08-13InjuredDisabled -- Sore Left Wrist 
2011-07-16InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-05-23InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2011-03-30InjuredDisabled -- Left knee surgery 
2010-10-06InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-08-18InjuredDisabled -- Left Knee Contusion 
2010-08-09InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-07-25InjuredDisabled -- Strained Right Calf 
2010-05-28InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-04-23InjuredDisabled -- Strained Left Hamstring 
2009-07-24InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-05-05InjuredDisabled -- Right shoulder inflammation 
2007-03-30ContractSigned by Tigers (4-year extension) 
2005-09-23InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-08-17InjuredDisabled -- sore right knee 
2005-06-26InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-06-14InjuredDisabled -- pulled hamstring 
2004-01-08TradeTraded by Mariners to Tigers for Juan Gonzalez and Ramon Santiago. 
2003-08-24InjuredActivated from DL 
2003-07-29InjuredDisabled -- inflammation of the pelvis 
1998-07-31TradeTraded by Astros with John Halama and Freddy Garcia to Mariners for Randy Johnson. 
1994-09-12On disabled list 
1992-09-19ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Astros. 
* 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
1998Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll22170,000-81236-1,276,192170,000170,000
1999Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll23200,000-80735-1,454,491200,000370,000
2000Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll24205,000-72729191,394,248200,000575,000
2001Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll25285,000-59223351,897,758200,000860,000
2002Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll261,400,000-35519612,011,045200,0002,260,000
2003Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll272,500,000-2551668++2,163,527300,0004,760,000
2004Detroit TigersTeam Payroll282,500,000-236874++2,070,100300,0007,260,000
2005Detroit TigersTeam Payroll294,000,000-169881++2,189,055300,00011,260,000
2006Detroit TigersTeam Payroll305,000,000-141783++2,365,072327,00016,260,000
2007Detroit TigersTeam Payroll315,000,000-160580++2,459,737380,00021,260,000
2008Detroit TigersTeam Payroll3212,000,000-53494++2,696,252390,00033,260,000
2009Detroit TigersTeam Payroll3310,000,000-78491++2,746,792400,00043,260,000
2010Detroit TigersTeam Payroll3413,000,000-43396++2,812,412400,00056,260,000
2011Detroit TigersTeam Payroll3512,922,2311349295++2,722,607414,00069,182,231
* 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