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Jose Molina #28 - C

Tampa Bay

  • Age: 39
  • DOB: 1975/06/03
  • POB: Bayamon, PR
  • Height: 6-0 Weight: 250lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 14
  • Drafted by Chicago Cubs in 1993 (14th round).
  • Current Status: On roster
  • Performance: Molina is cold (.125 in last 8AB).
GPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
Year to date5816433220081046302.195.249.207.456
On Pace11532566340016209160-.195.249.207.456

Scouting Report

AssetsLike his brothers Bengie and Yadier, he boasts a powerful arm and good overall skills behind the plate. Handles a pitching staff very well. Is a leader.
FlawsUnlike his brothers, he doesn't have the bat to match the rest of his game. He doesn't offer much in the way of home-run power. Is very slow.
Career potentialGrizzled veteran catcher.

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2013/11/24Re-signed as a free agent by the Tampa Bay Rays to a two-year contract.
2013/10/31Filed for free agency.
2013/09/13Missed 1 game (personal reasons).
2013/09/12Personal reasons, day-to-day.
2013/05/22Missed 3 games (hamstring).
2013/05/19Hamstring, day-to-day.
2013/05/12Missed 2 games (bruised right knee).
2013/05/10Bruised right knee, day-to-day.
2013/04/30Missed 1 game (bruised right quadriceps).
2013/04/28Bruised right quadriceps, day-to-day.
2012/10/30Tampa Bay Rays exercised their contract option for next season.
2012/10/03Missed 1 game (strained right quad).
2012/10/02Strained right quad, day-to-day.
2012/09/30Missed 4 games (strained right quad).
2012/09/26Strained right quad, day-to-day.
2011/11/28Signed as a free agent by the Tampa Bay Rays to a one-year contract.
2011/10/30Filed for free agency.
2011/09/19Missed 1 game (forearm injury).
2011/09/18Forearm injury, day-to-day.
2010/10/27Toronto Blue Jays exercised their contract option for next season.
2010/02/19Signed as a free agent by the Toronto Blue Jays.
2009/07/08Missed 55 games (quadriceps injury).
2009/05/08Quadriceps injury, early September.
2008/04/19Missed 4 games (left hamstring injury).
2008/04/15Left hamstring injury, day-to-day.
2007/12/03Re-signed as a free agent by the New York Yankees to a two-year contract.
2007/10/30Filed for free agency.
2007/07/21Acquired from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
2006/01/17Re-signed by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim to a two-year contract.
2005/01/18Re-signed by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim to a one-year contract.
2004/02/27Re-signed by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim to a one-year contract.
2003/09/29Missed 7 games (left shoulder injury).
2003/09/21Left shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2002/07/18Recalled from Salt Lake (AAA).
2002/03/30Optioned to Salt Lake (AAA).
2001/09/03Recalled from Salt Lake (AAA).
2001/07/02Optioned to Salt Lake (AAA).
2001/07/02Missed 37 games (fractured thumb).
2001/05/21Fractured thumb, 15-day DL.
2001/05/05Contract purchased from Salt Lake (AAA).
2001/03/31Assigned by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim to their minor league camp.

Trades

2011/11/28Signed as a free agent by the Tampa Bay Rays.
2010/02/19Signed as a free agent by the Toronto Blue Jays.
2007/07/21Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim traded Jose Molina to the New York Yankees for Jeff Kennard.
2001/01/15Signed as a free agent by the Angels of Anaheim.
1993/06/03Drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 14th round in 1993.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
2014Tampa BayAL5816433220081046302.195.249.207.456
2013Tampa BayAL9928326661402182263214.233.290.304.594
2012Tampa BayAL1022512756908322060314.223.286.355.641
2011TorontoAL5517119481213151544211.281.342.415.757
2010TorontoAL5716713414061293610-.246.304.377.681
2009NY YankeesAL521381530401111428000.217.292.268.560
2009Scranton/WBAAA2401100110000.250.400.500.900
2009TrentonAA3700000024000.000.300.000.300
2008NY YankeesAL1002683258170318125200-.216.263.313.576
2007NY YankeesAL29669215019213000.318.333.439.772
2007LA AngelsAL4012592880010330214.224.242.288.530
2007Total Ana/NYAAL691911849130119543214.257.274.340.614
2006LA AngelsAL782251854170422949108.240.273.369.642
2005LA AngelsAL751841442406251341203.228.286.348.634
2004AnaheimAL7320326531023251052413.261.296.374.670
2003AnaheimAL5311412214006126001.184.210.219.429
2002AnaheimAL29705193005515023.271.312.314.626
2002Salt LakeAAA7929030891424431260034.307.341.410.751
2001AnaheimAL1537810302438000.270.325.514.839
2001Salt LakeAAA6121329641115311449122.300.349.432.781
2000IowaAAA7624822589011723611411.234.296.282.578
1999Chicago CubsNL101935100124000.263.333.316.649
1999IowaAAA7424024631114262054017.263.327.367.694
1999West TennesseeAA1435263005214002.171.211.257.468
1998West TennesseeAA10932033711012283274158.222.296.278.574
1997IowaAAA1301000011000.333.500.333.833
1997OrlandoAA37991017301151228012.172.267.232.499
1997DaytonaA551791745910231425408.251.306.313.619
1996RockfordA96305356910122736712411.226.310.285.595
1995DaytonaA822332755911192953108.236.336.296.632
1994PeoriaA78253315813113324614313.229.302.300.602
1993DaytonaA3701000120010.143.333.143.476
1993GCL CubsR337851720041212327.218.322.244.566
TotalMLB925248523958411733922115056720733.235.284.332.616
TotalAL915246623657911633922014856320733.235.284.332.616
TotalNL101935100124000.263.333.316.649
TotalAAA293998105276464141187122521024.277.329.373.702
TotalAA1634614594161348481201612.204.283.262.545
TotalA314977110228414410310521011840.233.314.296.610
TotalR337851720041212327.218.322.244.566

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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