Dioner Navarro #30 - C


  • Age: 30
  • DOB: 1984/02/09
  • POB: Caracas, Venezuela
  • Height: 5-9 Weight: 205lbs
  • Bats/Throws: S/R
  • MLB Seasons: 10
  • Signed by NY Yankees in 2000.
  • Current Status: On roster
  • Performance: Navarro is cold (.077 in last 13AB).
Year to date1354673912922012693173303.276.319.400.719
On Pace142491411362301373337730-.276.319.400.719

Scouting Report

AssetsShows a good all-round talent level as both a hitter and catcher. Doesn't strike out much and has shown he can handle a pitching staff. Switch-hits.
FlawsDoesn't have a lot of home-run power with the bat. Is very streaky as a hitter. Lacks consistency in his defensive game, especially in throwing out runners.
Career potentialSolid switch-hitting catcher.

Honours and Awards

2008Named to the All-Star Game
2001Gulf Coast League (R) - All-Star Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/09/18Missed 1 game (head injury).
2014/09/17Head injury, day-to-day.
2014/05/17Missed 3 games (bereavement list).
2014/05/14Bereavement list, day-to-day.
2014/05/04Missed 2 games (right quad).
2014/05/02Right quad, day-to-day.
2013/12/02Signed as a free agent by the Toronto Blue Jays to a two-year contract.
2013/10/31Filed for free agency.
2013/08/10Missed 2 games (right ankle injury).
2013/08/08Right ankle injury, day-to-day.
2012/11/15Signed as a free agent by the Chicago Cubs to a one-year contract.
2012/10/29Filed for free agency.
2012/08/21Recalled from Louisville (AAA).
2012/08/09Optioned to Louisville (AAA).
2012/08/01Contract purchased from Louisville (AAA).
2012/01/16Signed by the Cincinnati Reds to a minor league contract.
2011/10/30Filed for free agency.
2011/08/23Designated for assignment by the Los Angeles Dodgers.
2011/04/25Missed 23 games (strained right oblique muscle).
2011/03/31Strained right oblique muscle, 15-day DL (retroactive to March 22nd, 2011).
2010/12/14Signed as a free agent by the Los Angeles Dodgers to a one-year contract.
2010/12/02Tampa Bay Rays declined to tender a contract.
2010/09/01Recalled from Durham (AAA).
2010/06/24Optioned to Durham (AAA).
2010/06/16Missed 3 games (stiff neck).
2010/06/12Stiff neck, day-to-day.
2010/04/29Missed 5 games (right leg injury).
2010/04/24Right leg injury, day-to-day.
2009/12/12Re-signed by the Tampa Bay Rays to a one-year contract.
2009/07/17Missed 1 game (head injury).
2009/07/12Head injury, day-to-day.
2009/05/19Missed 2 games (pink eye).
2009/05/18Pink eye, day-to-day.
2009/02/10Re-signed by the Tampa Bay Rays to a one-year contract.
2008/09/02Missed 1 game (hamstring).
2008/08/31Hamstring, day-to-day (retroactive to August 31st, 2008).
2008/08/30Missed 3 games (hamstring).
2008/08/27Hamstring, day-to-day.
2008/04/22Missed 16 games (finger injury).
2008/04/04Finger injury, 15-day DL.
2007/04/06Missed 1 game (hamstring).
2007/04/05Hamstring, day-to-day.
2007/02/20Re-signed by the Tampa Bay Rays to a one-year contract.
2006/10/02Missed the last 6 regular season games (personal reasons).
2006/09/26Personal reasons, day-to-day.
2006/07/06Missed 1 game (personal reasons).
2006/07/05Personal reasons, day-to-day.
2006/06/28Missed 48 games (right wrist injury).
2006/06/27Acquired from the Los Angeles Dodgers.
2006/05/07Right wrist injury, 15-day DL.
2006/02/20Re-signed by the Los Angeles Dodgers to a one-year contract.
2005/07/29Recalled from Las Vegas (AAA).
2005/05/31Optioned to Las Vegas (AAA).
2005/05/27Recalled from Las Vegas (AAA).
2005/03/26Optioned to Las Vegas (AAA).
2005/01/11Acquired from the New York Yankees.
2005/01/11Acquired from the Arizona Diamondbacks.
2004/10/05Did not make the New York Yankees playoff roster.
2004/09/01Contract purchased from Columbus (AAA).
2004/03/16Assigned by the New York Yankees to their minor league camp.
2004/02/04Re-signed by the New York Yankees to a minor league contract and invited to spring training.
2003/01/03Re-signed by the New York Yankees to a minor league contract.


2013/12/02Signed as a free agent by the Toronto Blue Jays.
2012/11/15Signed as a free agent by the Chicago Cubs.
2012/01/16Signed by the Cincinnati Reds to a minor league contract.
2010/12/14Signed as a free agent by the Los Angeles Dodgers.
2006/06/27Tampa Bay Devil Rays traded Mark Hendrickson, Toby Hall and cash considerations to the Los Angeles Dodgers for Jae Seo, Dioner Navarro and a player to be named later (Justin Ruggiano - July 20).
2005/01/11Arizona Diamondbacks traded Randy Johnson to the New York Yankees for Javier Vazquez, Brad Halsey, Dioner Navarro and cash considerations.
2005/01/11Los Angeles Dodgers traded Shawn Green to the Arizona Diamondbacks for Dioner Navarro, Danny Muegge, Beltran Perez and William Juarez.
2000/08/21Signed as a nondrafted free agent by the New York Yankees.

Career Stats

2013Chicago CubsNL8924031727013342336015.300.365.492.857
2011LA DodgersNL641761334615172035007.193.276.324.600
2010Tampa BayAL4812411245017122001-.
2009Tampa BayAL11537638821508321851525.218.261.322.583
2008Tampa BayAL12042743126270754344904-.295.349.407.756
2008Vero BeachA41044101461100.400.667.8001.467
2007Tampa BayAL119388468819294433673114.227.286.356.642
2006Tampa BayAL561932347704202033117.244.316.342.658
2006LA DodgersNL257552120281118101.280.372.387.759
2006Total LA/TBDMLB812682868906283151218.254.332.354.686
2006Las VegasAAA11403720023710-.
2005LA DodgersNL501762148903142021002.273.354.375.729
2005Las VegasAAA7524131641206293824221.266.366.390.756
2004NY YankeesAL5723000100000.429.429.429.858
2001GCL YankeesR4314327401012221723603.280.345.406.751


GP - games played
AB - at bats
R - runs
H - hits
TB - total bases
2B - doubles
3B - triples
HR - home runs
RBI - runs batted in
BB - walks or base on balls
SO - strikeouts
SB - stolen bases
CS - caught stealing
E - errors
AVG - average
OBP - on-base percentage
SLG - slugging perentage

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