Get a daily email with MLB/Minor League statistics for a custom list of YOUR selected players. Sign up to the Player Tracker
: If you're a frequent visitor and use the data on this site, please support The Baseball Cube
by leaving a small tip.
Jason Varitek #1AS-3AW-13WS-1
+ Played in Major Leagues 1997-2011
TBC has captured daily player movement for all MLB and Minor League players since May of 2012 and these low level player movement details are displayed below. Transactions prior to this date are mostly for Major Leaguers and involve change of teams only.
This page is therefore separated into two sections. Before May 2012 and after May 2012.
Clicking on date will show roster for that team as it was on that date. Clicking on current team shows current team's roster.
TBC has complete draft information since 1965.
|2011-10-30||Granted free agency|
|2010-12-10||Signed by Red Sox|
|2010-11-07||Granted free agency|
|2009-02-06||Signed by Red Sox (1-year,mutual option 2010)|
|2004-12-24||Signed as Free Agent by Red Sox.|
|2004-11-01||Granted Free Agency.|
|1997-07-31||Traded by Mariners with Derek Lowe to Red Sox for Heathcliff Slocumb.|
|Drafted: Selected by Seattle Mariners in 1st round (14th overall) of 1994 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)|
| *Did not sign* ... Selected by Minnesota Twins in 1st round (21st overall) of 1993 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)|
| *Did not sign* ... Selected by Houston Astros in 23rd round (608th overall) of 1990 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)|
|Salary Metrics 1985-|
|2011||Boston Red Sox||$ 2,000,000||331||19||64||$ 414,000||$ 2,722,607|
|2010||Boston Red Sox||$ 3,000,000||268||18||71||$ 400,000||$ 2,812,594||2010-12-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($2m) |
|2009||Boston Red Sox||$ 5,000,000||174||15||79||$ 400,000||$ 2,746,792||2009-01-31 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($5m) Options for 2010 ($5m for club, $3m for player)|
2009-01-31 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($3m) Exercised his player option
|2008||Boston Red Sox||$ 10,442,030||70||5||93||$ 390,000||$ 2,696,252|
|2007||Boston Red Sox||$ 11,000,000||48||5||95||$ 380,000||$ 2,459,737|
|2006||Boston Red Sox||$ 10,000,000||54||3||94||$ 327,000||$ 2,365,072|
|2005||Boston Red Sox||$ 8,000,000||70||4||93||$ 300,000||$ 2,189,055|
|2004||Boston Red Sox||$ 6,900,000||91||6||91||$ 300,000||$ 2,070,100||2004-12-24 - Signed to 4-year contract for 2005-2008 ($40m) $4m signing bonus|
|2003||Boston Red Sox||$ 4,700,000||151||6||82||$ 300,000||$ 2,163,527|
|2002||Boston Red Sox||$ 3,500,000||206||12||78||$ 200,000||$ 2,011,045|
|2001||Boston Red Sox||$ 1,800,000||311||18||66||$ 200,000||$ 1,897,758|
|2000||Boston Red Sox||$ 375,000||512||27||44||$ 200,000||$ 1,394,248|
|1999||Boston Red Sox||$ 237,500||654||29||28||$ 200,000||$ 1,454,491|
|1998||Boston Red Sox||$ 170,000||812||30||0||$ 170,000||$ 1,276,192|
|1997||Boston Red Sox||$ 150,000||766||32||0||$ 150,000||$ 1,182,177|