Alex Rodriguez
Alexander Emmanuel Rodriguez
(A-Rod)
 
Born: July 27, 1975 in New York, NY
39 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 6'3" Wt: 230
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Drafted by the Seattle Mariners in 1993 - (Round 1 / Pick 1)
- Has been suspended for Performance Enhancing Drugs
- High School: Westminster Christian (Miami, FL)

Transactions

Date        
WAR
Transaction
6
3
1993
17.9
Amateur Draft (Round 1 / Pick 1)
SEA
0.0
116.0
37.9
10
30
2000
25.3
Free Agency Granted
SEA
37.9
78.1
1
26
2001
25.5
Signed as a Free Agent
TEX
37.9
78.1
25.6
2
16
2004
28.6
Traded
TEX
NYA
63.4
52.5
52.5
10
29
2007
32.3
Free Agency Granted
NYA
94.3
21.7
12
13
2007
32.4
Signed as a Free Agent
NYA
94.3
21.7
21.7
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com



Trades


2 / 16 / 2004
Traded to New York Yankees
Texas Rangers Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
LF
NYA
28.1
9.5
17.4
3.7
2.0
3B
NYA
19.4
0.0
0.9
-0.1
0.0
Totals      
9.5
18.3
3.6
2.0
New York Yankees Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
SS
TEX
28.6
63.4
52.5
52.5
7.6
$
TEX
Totals      
63.4
52.5
52.5
7.6
Team Analysis
WAR After Trade WAR First Year
Tm
 
18.3
52.5
34.2
 
2.0
7.6
5.6
52.5
18.3
-34.2
 
7.6
2.0
-5.6


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Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com.

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry.

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James