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Luis Valbuena AW-2

+ Chicago Cubs Status: Active (MLB)
Positions: 2B-675, 3B-351, SS-180, LF-15, dh-5
Proper Name: Luis Adan Valbuena
Born: November 30, 1985 (29.022) in Caja Seca Zulia, Venezuela
Height/Weight: 5-10 / 160 Bats/Throws: Left-Right
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Drafted: 2005 -- Signed as free agent by Seattle Mariners
MLB Debut:September 2,2008 (22.276)
TBC Player ID:101616
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Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($1.71m) Avoiding arbitration by Chicago Cubs (2014-01-17)
Organizations:SEA, CLE, CHN
Signed by:Emilio Carrasquel
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Recent Roster MovementAll Transactions

DateStatusNotes
2014-01-17ASigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($1.71m) Avoiding arbitration
2013-09-01AActivated from DL
2013-08-31D15Assigned to Kane County (A) for rehab
2013-08-27D15Assigned to Arizona Cubs (Rk) for rehab
2013-08-04D15DL-15 Right oblique strain [-]

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Batting Statistics
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Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Pitcher Stadium

YearTeamLgLevel#OrgAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
2005EverettNwstA-18sea197428747751031251146313720143.261.329.443772.181.317.2601.1923.9127323
TacomaPCLAAA-sea1934000000001200000.000.200.000200.000.250.0002.00--05
2006WisconsinMidwA-sea20893254593166338217444410128.286.369.400769.114.292.3211.00108.3130372
Inland EmpireCalifA+38sea2043163184110121013142612305.252.311.362673.110.184.2891.8681.559180
2007West TennesseeSouAA18sea21122444551062331144106488312669.239.309.378687.140.257.2671.7340.4168504
2008West TennesseeSouAA-sea2270240437312294084313700424.304.381.483864.179.325.3271.1926.7116277
TacomaPCLAAA-sea2258212416490220104283200601.302.383.373756.071.231.3481.14106.079246
Seattle MarinersALMLB61sea2249
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5
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001004
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0000.245.302.347649.102.184.3162.75--1753
2009ColumbusILAAA51cle23227815254231333161300100.321.436.538974.218.423.3550.8126.04295
Cleveland IndiansALMLB1cle23368
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.250.298.416714.166.234.2963.1936.8153398
2010ColumbusILAAA6cle24259623308162020192110212.313.422.6041026.292.510.3431.1116.058118
Cleveland IndiansALMLB1cle24275
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.193.266.258524.065.164.2382.18137.571307
2011ColumbusILAAA2cle2511342064127220177563469621138.302.369.476845.174.290.3552.0924.7200470
Cleveland IndiansALMLB1,2cle2543
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2012IowaPCLAAA27chn2658211386417183111285011063.303.376.507883.204.336.3521.7926.4107245
Chicago CubsNLMLB24chn26265
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.219.310.340650.121.249.2601.5366.390303
2013Azl CubsArizRk-chn2727252003101100000.714.7501.0001750.286.571.8331.00--78
Kane CountyMidwA-chn2713010000001000001.333.500.333833.000.333.3330.00--14
Chicago CubsNLMLB24chn27331
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.218.324.378702.160.311.2331.1927.6125387
2014Chicago CubsNLMLB24chn28478
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.249.338.435773.186.320.2941.7429.9208545
MLB Totals576180921241511084517361321339510106931.229.309.374683.144.258.2691.8540.26762037
AAA Totals279102118131060436159221113821442101014.304.383.476859.172.318.3511.5528.44861179
AA Totals1926849817935520841810791201210813.262.335.415750.154.281.2881.5234.2284781
A+ Totals43163184110121013142612305.252.311.362673.110.184.2891.8681.559180
A Totals903284594166338217454410129.287.371.399770.113.293.3220.98109.3131376
A- Totals7428747751031251146313720143.261.329.443772.181.317.2601.1923.9127323
Rk Totals27252003101100000.714.7501.0001750.286.571.8331.00--78
Chicago Cubs (3 seasons)34710741282496853211628154231692518.232.327.394721.162.300.2661.5033.64231235
Cleveland Indians (3 seasons)2116867815437313564555153314413.224.281.344625.120.198.2692.7852.8236749
Seattle Mariners (1 seasons)184961250010041110000.245.302.347649.102.184.3162.75--1753
YearTeamLgLevel#OrgAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
Other Batting Statistics
YearTeam NameLeagueGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTB
2007Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring Training12111000002000000.500.7501.00017502
2009Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring Training1321120011013700001.095.208.2384465
2010Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring Training17488123003206510100.250.333.31264515
2011Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring Training2150131310490181300001.260.362.52088226
2012Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring Training2443872025002600010.163.196.34954515
2013Chicago CubsMLB Spring Training2561111431141081100110.230.314.36167522
2014Chicago CubsMLB Spring Training15411010406130051210010.244.319.780109932
Fielding Statistics
Year Team League Level Position G INN PO A E DP FPCT RF/9 RF/G
2005EverettNwstA-2B74 149209852.978--43.54
2005TacomaPCLAAA2B1 0000.000--0.00
 
2006WisconsinMidwA2B82 157225857.979--41.93
2006Inland EmpireCalifA+2B28 4480211.984--39.86
2006Inland EmpireCalifA+3B4 04001.000--9.00
2006Inland EmpireCalifA+SS10 162818.978--39.60
 
2007West TennesseeSouAA2B122 2363511376.978--43.30
 
2008West TennesseeSouAA2B69 148212447.989--46.96
2008West TennesseeSouAA3B2 12001.000--13.50
2008TacomaPCLAAA2B57 137164444.987--47.53
2008TacomaPCLAAA3B1 0010.000--0.00
2008Seattle MarinersALMLB2B1612521410111.0004.4634.88
2008Seattle MarinersALMLBSS1211011.0009.0018.00
 
2009ColumbusILAAA2B12 322618.983--43.50
2009ColumbusILAAA3B5 210001.000--21.60
2009ColumbusILAAASS6 616021.000--33.00
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLB2B77652162228664.9855.3845.58
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLB3B1201001.0004.509.00
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBSS28205377356.9574.8335.36
 
2010ColumbusILAAA2B6 1517051.000--48.00
2010ColumbusILAAA3B7 68001.000--18.00
2010ColumbusILAAASS10 112724.950--34.20
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLB2B71581127232459.9895.5645.51
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLB3B96631220.8822.0515.00
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBSS54281745.8625.3645.00
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBLF110000.0000.000.00
 
2011ColumbusILAAA2B8 917071.000--29.25
2011ColumbusILAAA3B15 103036.930--24.00
2011ColumbusILAAASS75 92173635.978--31.80
2011ColumbusILAAALF11 213001.000--19.64
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLB2B11811924071.0004.7835.18
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBSS110000.0000.000.00
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBLF21220001.0001.509.00
 
2012IowaPCLAAA2B9 2027081.000--47.00
2012IowaPCLAAA3B5 56021.000--19.80
2012IowaPCLAAASS44 62125522.974--38.25
2012Chicago CubsNLMLB2B51624011.0003.3810.80
2012Chicago CubsNLMLB3B8263845137718.9632.5719.98
 
2013Arizona CubsArizRk3B1 10001.000--9.00
2013Kane CountyMidwA3B1 01001.000--9.00
2013Chicago CubsNLMLB2B6401313041.0005.8539.00
2013Chicago CubsNLMLB3B9476056150713.9672.4419.72
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBLF120000.0000.000.00
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBDH1 .000--0.00
 
2014Chicago CubsNLMLB2B211502441041.0003.9027.86
2014Chicago CubsNLMLB3B12497178202917.9692.6020.32
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBDH2 .000--0.00
Fielding Totals by Position/League:MLB2B207164536858310150.9905.2041.35
 MLB3B31024371825022548.9652.5319.86
 MLBSS352504691912.9384.9335.23
 MLBLF41520001.0001.204.50
 MLBDH30.000--0.00
 AAA2B930213251572.989--44.90
 AAA3B330235448.951--21.00
 AAASS13501713411363.975--34.13
 AAALF110213001.000--19.64
 AA2B191038456317123.982--44.62
 AA3B2012001.000--13.50
 A+2B2804480211.984--39.86
 A+3B4004001.000--9.00
 A+SS100162818.978--39.60
 A2B820157225857.979--41.93
 A3B1001001.000--9.00
 A-2B740149209852.978--43.54
 Rk3B1010001.000--9.00


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