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Birth Date11-17-1983
Height6' 2"
Weight205 lbs
Age34 years, 5 months, 3 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2.12014
2.42015
4.32016
1.62017
1.02018
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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
2007 MIL 23 113 492 451 91 146 26 6 34 286 29 112 7 5 0 97 15 5 .324 .370 .634 .323 52.6 -19.5 3.3
2008 MIL 24 151 663 611 92 174 39 7 37 338 42 129 6 4 0 106 14 4 .285 .335 .553 .295 37.6 3.1 4.1
2009 MIL 25 158 708 635 113 203 39 6 32 350 57 121 13 3 0 114 20 6 .320 .386 .551 .324 63.5 0.2 6.4
2010 MIL 26 157 684 619 101 188 45 1 25 310 56 105 6 3 0 103 14 3 .304 .365 .501 .311 54.8 -1.6 5.6
2011 MIL 27 150 629 563 109 187 38 6 33 336 58 93 5 3 0 111 33 6 .332 .397 .597 .345 66.0 -1.3 6.9
2012 MIL 28 154 677 598 108 191 36 3 41 356 63 128 11 5 0 112 30 7 .319 .391 .595 .327 59.1 -0.5 6.2
2013 MIL 29 61 253 225 30 67 14 2 9 112 27 56 0 1 0 38 4 5 .298 .372 .498 .300 16.5 4.9 2.3
2014 MIL 30 135 580 530 68 141 30 6 19 240 41 113 6 3 81 11 5 .266 .324 .453 .278 16.1 2.5 2.1
2015 MIL 31 140 568 506 87 144 27 3 25 252 54 115 4 3 0 84 24 4 .285 .356 .498 .298 34.3 -11.7 2.4
2016 MIL 32 135 564 511 80 156 23 3 30 275 46 98 4 3 0 91 16 5 .305 .365 .538 .316 45.7 -3.8 4.3
2017 MIL 33 104 425 380 58 102 28 2 17 185 38 76 3 4 0 52 12 4 .268 .336 .487 .283 20.1 -4.0 1.6
2018 MIL 34 17 60 56 5 12 2 0 4 26 3 14 0 1 0 11 2 1 .214 .250 .464 .245 -0.2 -0.1 -0.0
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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
2005 WVA A 37 166 .301 .259 .330 .393 .257 .411 99 6.9 4.5 0.3 -0.5 -1.1 10.6 1.0 10.6 1.0
2005 HEL Rk 10 47 .334 .268 .350 .410 .282 .364 98 4.3 1.5 -0.2 1.0 0.8 6.3 0.7 6.3 0.7
2006 BRV A+ 59 260 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .327 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 HUN AA 59 257 .372 .268 .340 .398 .268 .322 91 22.6 5.5 0.6 -20.6 0.5 29.2 0.9 29.2 0.9
2007 MIL MLB 113 492 .323 .268 .333 .431 .261 .361 104 34.5 14.6 2 -19.5 1.6 52.6 3.3 52.6 3.3
2007 NAS AAA 34 134 .401 .277 .343 .437 .263 .312 95 20.9 4.0 0.3 -3.9 1.3 26.6 2.2 26.6 2.2
2008 MIL MLB 151 663 .295 .263 .331 .421 .263 .305 100 25.3 19.2 -4.6 3.1 -2.2 37.6 4.1 37.6 4.1
2009 MIL MLB 158 708 .324 .262 .331 .414 .263 .353 98 48.4 20.4 -4.8 0.2 -0.4 63.5 6.4 63.5 6.4
2010 MIL MLB 157 684 .311 .260 .327 .406 .270 .331 96 35.5 18.9 -4.5 -1.6 5.0 54.8 5.6 54.8 5.6
2011 MIL MLB 150 629 .345 .263 .324 .413 .267 .350 103 52.9 17.0 -4.1 -1.3 0.2 66.0 6.9 66.0 6.9
2012 MIL MLB 154 677 .327 .258 .319 .408 .263 .346 108 44.6 18.5 -4.5 -0.5 0.5 59.1 6.2 59.1 6.2
2013 MIL MLB 61 253 .300 .254 .318 .397 .261 .360 106 9.6 6.7 -1.6 4.9 1.8 16.5 2.3 16.5 2.3
2013 USA int 6 27 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .389 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2014 MIL MLB 135 580 .278 .250 .309 .384 .259 .304 102 9.9 15.0 -5.6 2.5 -3.1 16.1 2.1 16.1 2.1
2015 MIL MLB 140 568 .298 .254 .314 .400 .262 .322 101 21.2 15.3 -5.7 -11.7 3.5 34.3 2.4 34.3 2.4
2016 MIL MLB 135 564 .316 .255 .321 .421 .269 .326 96 32.3 15.9 -3.9 -3.8 1.4 45.7 4.3 45.7 4.3
2017 MIL MLB 104 425 .283 .254 .325 .426 .266 .292 96 10.2 12.4 -3.1 -4.0 0.5 20.1 1.6 20.1 1.6
2017 WIS A 3 11 .411 .225 .302 .347 .246 .143 103 1.7 0.3 -0.1 -0.2 0.0 1.9 0.2 1.9 0.2
2018 MIL MLB 17 60 .245 .248 .314 .412 .264 .205 92 -0.9 1.8 -0.5 -0.1 -0.5 -0.2 -0.0 -0.2 -0.0

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
2005 HEL Rk 47 6 14 2 1 2 10 2 6 2 1 .341 .400 .585 .244 .334 6.3 1.0 0.7
2005 WVA A 166 21 54 16 2 8 35 9 34 2 4 .355 .394 .645 .289 .301 10.6 -0.5 1.0
2006 HUN AA 257 42 70 19 1 15 40 21 46 12 0 .303 .367 .589 .286 .372 29.2 -20.6 0.9
2006 BRV A+ 260 34 62 12 2 7 37 23 54 14 4 .274 .348 .438 .164 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 MIL MLB 492 91 146 26 6 34 97 29 112 15 5 .324 .370 .634 .310 .323 52.6 -19.5 3.3
2007 NAS AAA 134 28 40 12 0 10 22 15 11 4 3 .342 .421 .701 .359 .401 26.6 -3.9 2.2
2008 MIL MLB 663 92 174 39 7 37 106 42 129 14 4 .285 .335 .553 .268 .295 37.6 3.1 4.1
2009 MIL MLB 708 113 203 39 6 32 114 57 121 20 6 .320 .386 .551 .231 .324 63.5 0.2 6.4
2010 MIL MLB 684 101 188 45 1 25 103 56 105 14 3 .304 .365 .501 .197 .311 54.8 -1.6 5.6
2011 MIL MLB 629 109 187 38 6 33 111 58 93 33 6 .332 .397 .597 .265 .345 66.0 -1.3 6.9
2012 MIL MLB 677 108 191 36 3 41 112 63 128 30 7 .319 .391 .595 .276 .327 59.1 -0.5 6.2
2013 MIL MLB 253 30 67 14 2 9 38 27 56 4 5 .298 .372 .498 .200 .300 16.5 4.9 2.3
2013 USA int 27 4 7 2 0 0 1 2 7 1 0 .280 .333 .360 .080 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2014 MIL MLB 580 68 141 30 6 19 81 41 113 11 5 .266 .324 .453 .187 .278 16.1 2.5 2.1
2015 MIL MLB 568 87 144 27 3 25 84 54 115 24 4 .285 .356 .498 .213 .298 34.3 -11.7 2.4
2016 MIL MLB 564 80 156 23 3 30 91 46 98 16 5 .305 .365 .538 .233 .316 45.7 -3.8 4.3
2017 WIS A 11 2 2 0 0 1 2 2 1 0 0 .250 .364 .625 .375 .411 1.9 -0.2 0.2
2017 MIL MLB 425 58 102 28 2 17 52 38 76 12 4 .268 .336 .487 .218 .283 20.1 -4.0 1.6
2018 MIL MLB 60 5 12 2 0 4 11 3 14 2 1 .214 .250 .464 .250 .245 -0.2 -0.1 -0.0

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 2284 0.4961 0.5092 0.7782 0.6364 0.3840 0.8655 0.6357 0.2218 877 0.002770
2009 2561 0.5041 0.4592 0.7968 0.5755 0.3409 0.8856 0.6443 0.2032 1147 0.001565
2010 2521 0.4796 0.4554 0.7988 0.5980 0.3239 0.8783 0.6635 0.2012 1100 -0.008099
2011 2473 0.4565 0.4379 0.8098 0.6085 0.2946 0.8675 0.7096 0.1902 1129 0.006082
2012 2486 0.4622 0.4932 0.7790 0.6684 0.3426 0.8307 0.6921 0.2210 975 -0.008090
2013 946 0.4503 0.4598 0.7678 0.6291 0.3212 0.8321 0.6647 0.2322 389 0.000283
2014 2032 0.4690 0.5015 0.7674 0.6558 0.3652 0.8384 0.6548 0.2326 787 0.005284
2015 2123 0.4583 0.5054 0.7707 0.6783 0.3591 0.8652 0.6199 0.2293 861 -0.007481
2016 2067 0.4543 0.5172 0.7905 0.7082 0.3582 0.8647 0.6683 0.2095 0 0.000000
2017 1539 0.4717 0.5179 0.7779 0.7135 0.3432 0.8649 0.6165 0.2221 0 0.000000
2018 197 0.5076 0.4822 0.7579 0.6400 0.3196 0.8594 0.5484 0.2421 0 0.000000
Career212290.47240.48440.78540.64330.34320.86130.65780.2146787.8177-0.0009

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
2014-09-10 2014-09-11 DTD 1 1 Right Thumb Recovery From Previous Injury Nerve Injury -
2014-09-06 2014-09-06 DTD 0 0 Right Thumb Recovery From Previous Injury Nerve Injury -
2014-08-26 2014-08-26 DTD 0 0 Left Thigh Contusion Quadriceps -
2014-08-14 2014-08-15 DTD 1 1 Right Thumb Nerve Injury -
2014-07-06 2014-07-07 DTD 1 1 - Low Back Spasms -
2014-06-23 2014-06-23 DTD 0 0 - Ankle Soreness -
2014-05-23 2014-05-24 DTD 1 1 Left Trunk Soreness Ribcage - -
2014-04-27 2014-05-13 15-DL 16 14 - Abdomen Strain Oblique - -
2014-04-05 2014-04-06 DTD 1 1 Right Thumb Nerve Injury - -
2014-03-19 2014-03-20 Camp 1 0 - General Medical Illness - -
2013-06-10 2013-07-07 15-DL 27 24 Right Hand Inflammation Nerve Injury - -
2013-06-05 2013-06-06 DTD 1 1 Right Thumb Soreness - -
2013-05-27 2013-05-27 DTD 0 0 Right Thumb Soreness - -
2013-05-13 2013-05-14 DTD 1 1 - Neck Soreness - -
2013-04-05 2013-04-08 DTD 3 3 - Neck Spasms - -
2012-09-10 2012-09-10 DTD 0 0 Right Wrist Soreness - -
2012-07-30 2012-07-31 DTD 1 1 - Hand Blister - -
2012-07-18 2012-07-20 DTD 2 1 Right Groin Strain - -
2012-06-27 2012-06-29 DTD 2 1 Left Elbow Contusion HBP - -
2012-06-02 2012-06-03 DTD 1 1 Right Hip Strain Hip Flexor - -
2012-05-31 2012-06-01 DTD 1 1 - Ankle Inflammation Achilles Tendon - -
2012-05-21 2012-05-21 DTD 0 0 Right Groin Tightness - -
2012-05-03 2012-05-05 DTD 2 1 Right Lower Leg Soreness Achilles Tendon - -
2012-03-20 2012-03-23 Camp 3 0 - Groin Tightness - -
2011-07-18 2011-07-19 DTD 1 1 Left Lower Leg Strain Calf -
2011-07-16 2011-07-16 DTD 0 0 Left Lower Leg Tightness Calf -
2011-07-03 2011-07-14 DTD 11 8 Left Lower Leg Strain Calf -
2011-06-20 2011-06-21 DTD 1 1 General Medical Illness Upper Respiratory Infection -
2011-06-02 2011-06-03 DTD 1 0 Left Shoulder Soreness -
2011-05-19 2011-05-19 DTD 0 0 Left Shoulder Soreness -
2011-05-12 2011-05-13 DTD 1 0 Left Ankle Contusion - -
2011-03-13 2011-03-14 Camp 1 0 - Trunk Strain Intercostal - -
2010-09-27 2010-09-29 DTD 2 1 General Medical Illness -
2010-09-23 2010-09-24 DTD 1 1 Left Elbow Contusion HBP -
2010-08-09 2010-08-10 DTD 1 1 Wrist Soreness -
2010-05-10 2010-05-14 DTD 4 3 Left Elbow Contusion HBP -
2010-03-27 2010-03-31 Camp 4 0 Low Back Tightness -
2010-03-11 2010-03-11 Camp 0 0 Bilateral Thigh Soreness Hamstring -
2009-09-07 2009-09-08 DTD 1 1 Shoulder Soreness -
2009-08-03 2009-08-03 DTD 0 0 Right Elbow Soreness -
2009-07-18 2009-07-19 DTD 1 1 Right Thumb Contusion Thumb -
2009-06-18 2009-06-19 DTD 1 0 Low Back Tightness -
2009-05-26 2009-05-26 DTD 0 0 Left Wrist Contusion HBP -
2009-05-02 2009-05-04 DTD 2 2 Low Back Spasms -
2009-04-01 2009-04-02 Camp 1 0 Right Thumb Contusion Thumb -
2009-03-25 2009-03-30 Camp 5 0 Right Abdomen Strain Oblique -
2009-03-05 2009-03-25 Camp 20 0 Right Trunk Strain Intercostal -
2008-09-26 2008-09-26 DTD 0 0 Trunk Soreness Rib Cage -
2008-08-19 2008-08-22 DTD 3 2 Trunk Strain Rib Cage -
2008-08-10 2008-08-16 DTD 6 6 Low Back Tightness -
2008-07-02 2008-07-04 DTD 2 2 Right Hand Sprain -
2008-06-26 2008-06-27 DTD 1 0 Right Fingers Soreness Between Thumb and Index Finger -
2008-05-30 2008-05-30 DTD 0 0 General Medical Illness Inner Ear for Several Weeks -
2008-04-03 2008-04-03 DTD 0 0 Groin Soreness -
2008-03-11 2008-03-20 Camp 9 0 Right Ankle Inflammation Achilles Tendon -
2007-05-06 2007-05-19 Minors 13 0 Wrist Soreness -
2007-03-03 2007-03-15 Camp 12 0 Right Elbow Strain -
2005-08-23 2005-09-06 Minors 14 14 Right Elbow Strain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2021 MIL $4,000,000
2020 MIL $17,000,000
2019 MIL $19,000,000
2018 MIL $20,000,000
2017 MIL $20,000,000
2016 MIL $20,000,000
2015 MIL $13,000,000
2014 MIL $11,000,000
2013 MIL $9,500,000
2012 MIL $7,000,000
2011 MIL $5,000,000
2010 MIL $1,287,500
2009 MIL $1,032,500
2008 MIL $455,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
10 yrPrevious$88,275,000
2018Current$20,000,000
11 yrPvs + Cur$108,275,000
3 yrFuture$40,000,000
14 yrTotal$148,275,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
10 y 129 dCAA (Nez Balelo)5 years/$105M (2016-20), 2021 option

Details
  • 5 years/$105M (2016-20), plus 2021 option. Signed extension with Milwaukee 4/21/11. $10M signing bonus (paid in 4 equal installments each April 1 from 2012 to 2015). 16:$19M, 17:$19M, 18:$19M, 19:$18M, 20:$16M, 21:$15M mutual option ($4M buyout). Price of option may increase to $20M based on MVP, Silver Slugger, Gold Glove awards (if earned, award escalators are deferred without interest). $18M in salary ($4M each in 2016-18 and $3M each in 2019-20) deferred without interest, to be paid in equal installments each July 1 from 2022 to 2031. No-trade protection allowing Braun to block deals to every club except six clubs. As of 2016, may block deals to every club but Arizona, LA Angels, LA Dodgers, Miami, San Diego and San Francisco. (List as of 2015 included all clubs except LA Angels, LA Dodgers, Miami, Tampa Bay and Washington.) May block trade to any club after earning 10-and-5 rights 5/14/17.
  • 8 years/$45M (2008-15). Signed extension with Milwaukee 5/15/08, replacing 1 year/$0.455M deal renewed 3/2/08. $2.3M signing bonus, 08:$0.455M, 09:$0.745M, 10:$1M, 11:$4M, 12:$6M, 13:$8.5M, 14:$10M, 15:$12M. If Braun qualifies as a Super 2 after 2009, salary increase to: 10:$3.5M, 11:$5.5M, 12:$7.5M, 13:$9M (did not qualify as Super 2). No-trade protection 2008-11. Limited no-trade protection 2012-13 (may block deals to 12 clubs). Limited no-trade protection 2014-15 (6 clubs). Placed on restricted list 7/22/13 (PED investigation).
  • 1 year (2007). Contract purchased by Milwaukee 5/25/07.
  • Drafted by Milwaukee 2005 (1-5) (Miami-Fla.). Signed 6/05, $2.45M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .329 .398 .582 .340
11 vs R (Multi) .285 .346 .498 .296
18 Split (Multi) -.044 -.051 -.084 -.044
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.010 -.021 -.029 -.017
30 vs L (2016) .344 .411 .598 .349
31 vs R (2016) .293 .350 .519 .305
38 Split (2016) -.051 -.061 -.079 -.044
39 LgAvg (2016) -.008 -.018 -.027 -.016

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