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Birth Date1-7-1982
Height5' 9"
Weight240 lbs
Age36 years, 9 months, 15 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
-0.52014
-0.02015
-0.22016
2017
-1.12018
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2005 ATL 23 18 40 39 2 7 2 0 0 9 1 7 0 0 0 4 0 0 .179 .200 .231 .136 -3.7 -0.5 -0.4
2006 ATL 24 23 43 41 9 11 2 0 1 16 2 5 0 0 0 5 0 0 .268 .302 .390 .261 2.8 0.0 0.3
2007 ATL 25 16 33 33 2 7 0 0 1 10 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 1 .212 .212 .303 .160 -2.3 -0.7 -0.3
2008 ATL 26 14 15 14 3 4 1 0 0 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .333 .357 .256 0.2 0.0 0.0
2009 KCA 27 64 183 165 17 45 10 0 6 73 12 18 0 2 4 18 0 0 .273 .318 .442 .258 4.9 2.3 0.7
2010 KCA 28 60 174 158 11 40 10 0 1 53 12 27 1 2 1 19 2 0 .253 .306 .335 .220 -0.1 6.1 0.6
2011 KCA 29 72 240 222 17 55 11 0 3 75 12 24 2 4 0 24 0 0 .248 .287 .338 .221 -0.8 8.0 0.8
2012 KCA 30 68 226 212 16 50 10 1 2 68 9 24 0 4 1 25 0 1 .236 .262 .321 .207 -4.9 -0.5 -0.6
2013 DET 31 71 243 229 19 68 11 0 4 91 6 26 2 4 2 22 0 2 .297 .315 .397 .260 7.2 4.8 1.3
2014 CIN 32 115 372 348 23 88 18 1 5 123 20 42 0 3 26 2 3 .253 .291 .353 .240 -4.4 0.3 -0.5
2015 CIN 33 108 367 333 17 91 17 0 0 108 29 34 2 1 2 18 2 0 .273 .334 .324 .242 5.3 -5.6 -0.0
2016 SLN 34 9 14 13 0 2 1 0 0 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154 .214 .231 .176 -0.7 -1.1 -0.2
Career63819501807136468932236341052147201016467.259.299.351.2333.613.21.8

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2001 DNV Rk 64 269 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .420 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 MCN A 81 300 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .252 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 MYR A+ 6 22 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .267 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 MYR A+ 82 306 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .313 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 GRN AA 77 299 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .340 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 ATL MLB 18 40 .136 .252 .314 .409 .255 .219 97 -5.3 1.2 0.6 -0.5 -0.2 -3.7 -0.4 -3.7 -0.4
2005 RIC AAA 81 319 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .342 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 ATL MLB 23 43 .261 .260 .331 .427 .262 .286 96 0 1.3 0.6 0.0 0.9 2.8 0.3 2.8 0.3
2006 RIC AAA 87 352 .267 .255 .321 .382 .255 .327 95 1.1 4.5 2.7 -1.5 -3.9 4.3 0.3 4.3 0.3
2007 ATL MLB 16 33 .160 .252 .322 .399 .245 .207 105 -3.6 1.0 0.5 -0.7 -0.1 -2.3 -0.3 -2.3 -0.3
2007 RIC AAA 94 370 .274 .265 .335 .404 .262 .322 93 2.9 5.4 -0.5 -2.1 -3.4 4.4 0.2 4.4 0.2
2008 ATL MLB 14 15 .256 .286 .357 .439 .282 .333 97 -0.1 0.4 0 0.0 -0.1 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2008 OMA AAA 60 266 .282 .273 .339 .440 .256 .304 104 6.7 8.2 3.2 -0.4 -2.7 15.4 1.4 15.4 1.4
2009 KCA MLB 64 183 .258 .260 .326 .416 .256 .273 104 -0.4 5.3 0.5 2.3 -0.5 4.9 0.7 4.9 0.7
2009 OMA AAA 22 98 .292 .275 .346 .435 .278 .299 96 3.3 2.8 -0.6 -2.8 -0.6 4.9 0.2 4.9 0.2
2010 KCA MLB 60 174 .220 .258 .320 .403 .252 .295 111 -7.1 4.8 2.4 6.1 -0.2 -0.1 0.6 -0.1 0.6
2011 KCA MLB 72 240 .221 .263 .321 .416 .262 .261 109 -9.3 6.5 3.9 8.0 -1.8 -0.8 0.8 -0.8 0.8
2011 ESC Wnt 22 81 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .206 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 KCA MLB 68 226 .207 .253 .315 .405 .259 .253 102 -11.8 6.2 2.6 -0.5 -2.0 -4.9 -0.6 -4.9 -0.6
2013 DET MLB 71 243 .260 .246 .310 .378 .256 .315 100 0 6.4 3.7 4.8 -2.9 7.2 1.3 7.2 1.3
2014 CIN MLB 115 372 .240 .250 .308 .382 .258 .273 100 -7 9.6 -0.5 0.3 -6.5 -4.4 -0.5 -4.4 -0.5
2015 CIN MLB 108 367 .242 .253 .312 .399 .261 .303 97 -6.6 9.9 5.4 -5.6 -3.5 5.3 -0.0 5.3 -0.0
2016 SLN MLB 9 14 .176 .274 .360 .426 .295 .182 97 -1.2 0.4 0.1 -1.1 0.0 -0.7 -0.2 -0.7 -0.2
2016 PMB A+ 6 21 .199 .261 .335 .348 .263 .278 87 -1.4 0.6 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
2016 SFD AA 9 33 .146 .254 .323 .383 .271 .214 101 -3.7 0.9 0.1 -0.5 -1.6 -4.3 -0.5 -4.3 -0.5
2016 MEM AAA 5 22 .195 .245 .322 .385 .272 .211 85 -1.5 0.6 0.2 0.2 -0.0 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
2016 CRD Rk 3 9 .357 .262 .311 .351 .258 .286 89 1 0.3 -0.1 -0.0 0.0 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2017 OMA AAA 38 134 .197 .272 .334 .422 .263 .286 101 -9.3 4.0 2.4 -5.5 -1.5 -4.4 -1.0 -4.4 -1.0

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2001 DNV Rk 269 39 87 16 2 1 33 31 30 3 1 .370 .442 .468 .098 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 MYR A+ 22 3 4 1 0 0 1 3 4 0 0 .211 .318 .263 .053 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 MCN A 300 26 62 10 0 3 25 22 37 0 3 .229 .289 .299 .070 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 MYR A+ 306 24 84 14 1 2 27 11 28 2 5 .294 .316 .371 .077 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 GRN AA 299 30 87 10 4 2 30 15 29 3 5 .314 .347 .401 .087 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 RIC AAA 319 27 92 21 2 0 25 28 19 3 1 .326 .380 .415 .089 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 ATL MLB 40 2 7 2 0 0 4 1 7 0 0 .179 .200 .231 .051 .136 -3.7 -0.5 -0.4
2006 RIC AAA 352 32 98 18 1 1 33 21 28 6 6 .302 .345 .372 .071 .267 4.3 -1.5 0.3
2006 ATL MLB 43 9 11 2 0 1 5 2 5 0 0 .268 .302 .390 .122 .261 2.8 0.0 0.3
2007 ATL MLB 33 2 7 0 0 1 3 0 3 0 1 .212 .212 .303 .091 .160 -2.3 -0.7 -0.3
2007 RIC AAA 370 42 104 20 2 6 48 19 38 5 7 .301 .339 .423 .122 .274 4.4 -2.1 0.2
2008 OMA AAA 266 33 71 17 1 6 31 26 17 7 3 .303 .374 .462 .158 .282 15.4 -0.4 1.4
2008 ATL MLB 15 3 4 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .286 .333 .357 .071 .256 0.2 0.0 0.0
2009 OMA AAA 98 11 27 6 1 4 18 4 9 2 1 .307 .351 .534 .227 .292 4.9 -2.8 0.2
2009 KCA MLB 183 17 45 10 0 6 18 12 18 0 0 .273 .318 .442 .170 .258 4.9 2.3 0.7
2010 KCA MLB 174 11 40 10 0 1 19 12 27 2 0 .253 .306 .335 .082 .220 -0.1 6.1 0.6
2011 ESC Wnt 81 5 15 1 0 2 7 4 12 0 0 .200 .235 .293 .093 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 KCA MLB 240 17 55 11 0 3 24 12 24 0 0 .248 .287 .338 .090 .221 -0.8 8.0 0.8
2012 KCA MLB 226 16 50 10 1 2 25 9 24 0 1 .236 .262 .321 .085 .207 -4.9 -0.5 -0.6
2013 DET MLB 243 19 68 11 0 4 22 6 26 0 2 .297 .315 .397 .100 .260 7.2 4.8 1.3
2014 CIN MLB 372 23 88 18 1 5 26 20 42 2 3 .253 .291 .353 .101 .240 -4.4 0.3 -0.5
2015 CIN MLB 367 17 91 17 0 0 18 29 34 2 0 .273 .334 .324 .051 .242 5.3 -5.6 -0.0
2016 CRD Rk 9 3 3 1 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .778 .444 .357 1.1 -0.0 0.1
2016 MEM AAA 22 1 4 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 .200 .227 .200 .000 .195 -0.7 0.2 -0.1
2016 SLN MLB 14 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .154 .214 .231 .077 .176 -0.7 -1.1 -0.2
2016 PMB A+ 21 1 5 0 0 0 5 0 3 0 0 .263 .238 .263 .000 .199 -0.9 -0.1 -0.1
2016 SFD AA 33 2 6 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .188 .212 .188 .000 .146 -4.3 -0.5 -0.5
2017 OMA AAA 134 8 34 3 0 0 15 6 7 1 0 .274 .308 .298 .024 .197 -4.4 -5.5 -1.0

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2008 52 0.3846 0.4231 0.8636 0.5500 0.3438 0.9091 0.8182 0.1364 28 0.000417
2009 720 0.4597 0.4250 0.9020 0.5680 0.3033 0.9362 0.8475 0.0980 330 0.002920
2010 633 0.4866 0.4771 0.8113 0.6429 0.3200 0.8889 0.6635 0.1887 263 0.000171
2011 960 0.4885 0.4500 0.8819 0.5991 0.3075 0.9217 0.8079 0.1181 414 -0.000605
2012 826 0.4758 0.4625 0.8770 0.5878 0.3487 0.9394 0.7815 0.1230 373 -0.001074
2013 910 0.4692 0.4593 0.8612 0.6253 0.3126 0.9326 0.7351 0.1388 394 0.006681
2014 1343 0.4706 0.4788 0.8647 0.6661 0.3122 0.9192 0.7613 0.1353 550 0.008807
2015 1328 0.4744 0.4285 0.8946 0.6127 0.2622 0.9404 0.7978 0.1054 642 -0.001380
2016 39 0.5128 0.4872 0.7368 0.7000 0.2632 0.7857 0.6000 0.2632 0 0.000000
Career68110.47420.45410.87220.61810.3060.92610.77350.1278449.39640.0025

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-09-11 2014-09-12 DTD 1 1 - General Medical Illness -
2014-08-10 2014-08-12 DTD 2 1 Left Thigh Tightness Hamstring -
2014-05-06 2014-05-07 DTD 1 1 - Thigh Soreness Hamstring - -
2013-08-21 2013-08-22 DTD 1 1 Right Contusion Great Toe - -
2011-07-21 2011-07-23 DTD 2 1 Left Contusion Foul Ball - -
2008-05-05 2008-05-23 15-DL 18 17 Mid Back Strain -
2007-05-02 2007-05-17 15-DL 15 14 Head Concussion Follow Through on Bat -
2006-08-18 2006-08-26 Minors 8 0 Left Wrist Contusion -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 DET $
2017 SLN $2,500,000
2017 KCA $
2016 SLN $2,500,000
2015 CIN $1,400,000
2014 CIN $875,000
2013 DET $875,000
2012 KCA $875,000
2011 KCA $660,000
2010 KCA $428,000
2009 KCA $405,000
2008 ATL $390,000
2007 ATL $380,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
11 yrPrevious$11,288,000
11 yrTotal$11,288,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
9 y 81 dMDR Sports1 year (2018)

Details
  • 1 year (2018). Signed by Detroit as a free agent 1/8/18 (minor-league contract). Retired 6/19/18.
  • 1 year (2017). Signed by Kansas City as a free agent 2/7/17 (minor-league contract). Salary of $0.535M in majors. May earn additional $10,000 in performance bonuses. May opt out of contract if not on Major League roster at end of spring training and 5/1/17.
  • 2 years/$5M (2016-17). Signed by St. Louis as a free agent 11/30/15. 16:$2.5M, 17:$2.5M. DFA by St. Louis 11/21/16. Released by St. Louis 11/28/16.
  • 2 years/$2.275M (2014-15). Signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/12/13. 14:$0.875M, 15:$1.4M.
  • 1 year/$0.875M (2013). Signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/10/12.
  • 1 year/$0.875M (2012). Re-signed by Kansas City 1/16/12 (avoided arbitration). DFA by Kansas City 11/20/12 (elected free agency 11/28/12).
  • 1 year/$0.66M (2011). Re-signed by Kansas City 12/2/10 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$0.428M (2010). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/10.
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/09 (split contract, $138,700 in minors). DFA by Kansas City 4/25/09, sent outright to Triple-A 5/6/09. Contract purchased by Kansas City 5/31/09.
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008). Re-signed by Atlanta 3/3/08. Claimed off waivers by Kansas City 5/30/08 after being DFA by Atlanta 5/23/08. Contract purchased by Kansas City 11/3/08.
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007). Re-signed 2/07. Optioned to Triple-A 5/18/07. Recalled 9/1/07.
  • 1 year (2006). Re-signed by Atlanta 2/06. Recalled 9/06.
  • 1 year (2005). Contract purchased by Atlanta 5/50. Optioned to Triple-A 6/05. Recalled 7/05. Optioned to Triple-A 8/05 Recalled 9/05.
  • Signed by Atlanta 2000 as an amateur free agent from Cuba.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .227 .284 .273 .196
11 vs R (Multi) .276 .323 .360 .255
18 Split (Multi) .049 .039 .087 .059
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.012 -.001 -.003 -.000
30 vs L (2016) .500 .500 .500 .365
31 vs R (2016) .091 .167 .182 .144
38 Split (2016) -.409 -.333 -.318 -.221
39 LgAvg (2016) -.014 .000 -.009 -.001

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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Lg Framing Chances CSAA Framing Runs Blocking Chances EPAA Blocking Runs SB Attempts SRAA TRAA Throwing Runs FRAA Adj. FRAA
2005 mlb 773 -.004 -0.4 436 .000 -0.0 9 .021 .002 -0.1 -0.6 -0.5
2005 aaa 0 .000 0.0 2632 -.001 0.8 51 .062 -.003 -1.8 -1.0 0.0
2006 mlb 581 -.001 -0.0 289 -.000 0.0 3 .026 -.007 -0.0 0.4 0.0
2006 aaa 2798 -.004 -1.6 1588 .001 -0.3 33 .027 .002 -0.5 -2.8 -1.5
2007 mlb 608 -.009 -0.8 380 .000 -0.0 8 -.056 .001 0.3 -0.5 -0.7
2007 aaa 989 -.002 -0.4 601 -.001 0.1 14 .022 -.001 -0.2 -0.4 -2.1
2008 aaa 3407 .004 1.9 1886 -.000 0.1 37 .019 .003 -0.5 1.6 -0.4
2009 mlb 1674 .015 3.7 1147 .004 -1.4 23 -.019 .004 0.3 2.5 2.3
2009 aaa 427 -.003 -0.2 266 -.000 0.0 7 -.004 .000 0.0 -0.2 -2.8
2010 mlb 2735 .014 5.2 1762 .000 -0.0 35 -.012 -.003 0.3 5.4 6.1
2011 mlb 4209 .016 8.8 2697 -.001 0.7 68 -.000 .003 0.0 9.1 8.0
2012 mlb 3152 .005 1.9 1927 -.001 0.5 60 .028 .001 -1.0 1.4 -0.5
2013 mlb 4014 .012 6.3 2618 .001 -0.5 50 .008 .004 -0.2 5.6 4.8
2014 mlb 2669 .003 1.1 1494 .000 -0.0 24 -.068 .000 1.0 2.1 0.3
2015 mlb 5583 -.004 -2.6 3562 -.000 0.2 62 .063 -.001 -2.0 -5.1 -5.6
2016 aax 333 -.008 -0.4 0 .000 0.0 5 .001 -.001 -0.0 -0.4 -0.5
2016 mlb 106 -.016 -0.2 57 .063 -0.8 4 .029 .008 -0.1 -1.1 -1.1
2016 aaa 307 .005 0.2 0 .000 0.0 5 .003 .000 -0.0 0.2 0.2
2016 afa 0 .000 0.0 0 .000 0.0 1 .015 .001 -0.0 -0.0 -0.1
2017 aaa 2778 -.009 -3.8 1617 -.000 0.1 33 .038 .001 -0.8 -4.5 -5.5

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