MLB

Willy Taveras # - OF

  • Age: 32
  • DOB: 1981/12/25
  • POB: Tenares, Dom. Rep.
  • Height: 6-0 Weight: 180lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 7
  • Signed by Cleveland in 1999.

Scouting Report

Assets
Flaws
Career potential

Honours and Awards

2005NL - Players Choice Awards (Rookie of the Year)
2004Texas League (AA) - All-Star Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2013/07/25Released by the Kansas City Royals.
2013/03/19Assigned by the Kansas City Royals to their minor league camp.
2012/12/11Signed by the Kansas City Royals to a minor league contract.
2011/01/24Signed by the Colorado Rockies to a minor league contract.
2010/08/15Signed by the Texas Rangers to a minor league contract.
2010/07/04Signed by the Atlanta Braves to a minor league contract.
2010/06/29Released by the Philadelphia Phillies.
2010/06/03Signed by the Philadelphia Phillies to a minor league contract.
2010/05/21Released by the Washington Nationals.
2010/05/16Designated for assignment by the Washington Nationals.
2010/04/04Contract purchased from Syracuse (AAA).
2010/02/15Signed by the Washington Nationals to a minor league contract.
2010/02/09Released by the Oakland Athletics.
2010/02/01Acquired from the Cincinnati Reds.
2010/02/01Designated for assignment by the Oakland Athletics.
2009/09/22Missed 32 games (left quadricep).
2009/08/19Left quadricep, early September.
2009/08/03Missed 1 game (left wrist injury).
2009/08/02Left wrist injury, day-to-day.
2009/06/07Missed 4 games (hamstring).
2009/06/03Hamstring, day-to-day.
2009/06/02Missed 3 games (hamstring).
2009/05/31Hamstring, day-to-day.
2009/04/08Missed 1 game (flu).
2009/04/06Flu, day-to-day.
2008/12/27Signed as a free agent by the Cincinnati Reds to a two-year contract.
2008/12/12Colorado Rockies declined to tender a contract.
2008/07/17Missed 1 game (quadriceps injury).
2008/07/13Quadriceps injury, day-to-day.
2008/07/06Missed 1 game (quadriceps injury).
2008/07/05Quadriceps injury, day-to-day.
2008/05/26Missed 2 games (bruised right knee).
2008/05/24Bruised right knee, day-to-day.
2008/01/18Re-signed by the Colorado Rockies to a one-year contract.
2007/10/10Added to the Colorado Rockies playoff roster.
2007/10/03Missed the last 23 regular season games (right quadricep).
2007/09/24Right quadricep, day-to-day.
2007/09/01Missed 16 games (groin).
2007/08/15Groin, 15-day DL.
2007/08/10Missed 3 games (right quadricep).
2007/08/08Right quadricep, day-to-day.
2007/07/16Missed 3 games (quadriceps injury).
2007/07/13Quadriceps injury, day-to-day.
2007/06/01Missed 3 games (finger injury).
2007/05/29Finger injury, day-to-day.
2007/05/12Missed 5 games (right groin).
2007/05/09Right groin, day-to-day.
2006/12/12Acquired from the Houston Astros.
2006/09/24Shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2006/09/23Missed 6 games (left shoulder injury).
2006/09/22Missed 6 games (shoulder injury).
2006/09/18Left shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2005/06/10Missed 1 game (hamstring).
2005/06/09Hamstring, day-to-day.
2005/02/19Re-signed by the Houston Astros to a one-year contract.
2004/10/05Did not make the Houston Astros playoff roster.
2004/09/06Contract purchased from Round Rock (AA).
2004/03/31Acquired from the Cleveland Indians.
2003/12/15Selected by the Houston Astros from the Cleveland Indians in the Rule 5 Major League Draft.

Trades

2012/12/11Signed by the Kansas City Royals to a minor league contract.
2011/01/24Signed by the Colorado Rockies to a minor league contract.
2010/08/15Signed by the Texas Rangers to a minor league contract.
2010/07/04Signed by the Atlanta Braves to a minor league contract.
2010/06/03Signed by the Philadelphia Phillies to a minor league contract.
2010/02/15Signed by the Washington Nationals to a minor league contract.
2010/02/01Oakland Athletics traded Aaron Miles to the Cincinnati Reds for Willy Taveras and Adam Rosales.
2008/12/27Signed as a free agent by the Cincinnati Reds.
2006/12/12Houston Astros traded Willy Taveras, Taylor Buchholz and Jason Hirsh to the Colorado Rockies for Jason Jennings and Miguel Asencio.
2004/03/31Cleveland Indians traded Luke Scott and and the rights for Willy Taveras to the Houston Astros for Jeriome Robertson.
2003/12/15Selected by the Houston Astros from the Cleveland Indians in the Rule 5 draft.
1999/05/27Signed as a nondrafted free agent by the Cleveland Indians.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
2013OmahaAAA7924736599522718401121.239.308.340.648
2011Colorado SpringsAAA973916711817510442151134-.302.336.448.784
2010WashingtonNL27357701042612-.200.243.257.500
2010GwinnettAAA17426510014641-.119.213.143.356
2010Oklahoma CityAAA23911225312106922-.275.323.396.719
2010Lehigh ValleyAAA23961020410341890-.208.255.271.526
2009CincinnatiNL102404569711211518582564.240.275.285.560
2008ColoradoNL133479641201521263679687-.251.308.296.604
2007ColoradoNL973726411913222421553394.320.367.382.749
2007Colorado SpringsAAA41405000002120.357.400.357.757
2006HoustonNL1495298314719513034883395.278.333.338.671
2005HoustonNL152592821721343292510334113.291.325.341.666
2004HoustonNL10120000001100.000.000.000.000
2004Round RockAA10340976137131227387655116.335.402.386.788
2003KinstonA1133976411296235526857126.282.381.350.731
2002ColumbusA8531368831414274568541210.265.385.355.740
2001ColumbusA9739555107157332227329911.271.317.367.684
2000BurlingtonR5019046504311623443695.263.356.332.688
TotalNL6702412358662711681281363901954416.274.320.327.647
TotalAAA243881131232341214855312640111.263.313.377.690
TotalAA10340976137131227387655116.335.402.386.788
TotalA295110518730238149941192091403327.273.361.357.718
TotalR5019046504311623443695.263.356.332.688

Legend:

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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