Edwin Encarnacion
Edwin Elpidio Encarnacion
 
 
Born: January 7, 1983 in La Romana, D.R.
31 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 6'2" Wt: 230
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Drafted by the Texas Rangers in 2000 - (Round 9)
- High School: Manuel Toro (Caguas, PR)
- Hall of Fame Chance: 0% (using Bill James' "Favorite Toy")

Transactions

Date        
WAR
Transaction
6
5
2000
17.4
Amateur Draft (Round 9)
TEX
0.0
19.4
0.0
6
15
2001
18.4
Traded
TEX
CIN
0.0
19.4
3.2
7
31
2009
26.6
Traded
CIN
TOR
3.2
16.2
16.2
11
12
2010
27.8
Selected off of Waivers
TOR
OAK
5.6
13.8
0.0
12
2
2010
27.9
Free Agency Granted
OAK
5.6
13.8
12
16
2010
27.9
Signed as a Free Agent
TOR
5.6
13.8
13.8
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com



Trades


6 / 15 / 2001
Traded to Cincinnati Reds
Texas Rangers Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
SP
CIN
24.4
0.4
-0.9
-0.6
-0.7
Totals      
0.4
-0.9
-0.6
-0.7
Cincinnati Reds Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
3B
TEX
18.4
0.0
19.4
3.2
0.0
CF
TEX
23.3
1.2
-1.2
-1.0
0.0
Totals      
1.2
18.2
2.2
0.0
Team Analysis
WAR After Trade WAR First Year
Tm
 
-0.9
18.2
19.2
 
-0.7
0.0
0.7
18.2
-0.9
-19.2
 
0.0
-0.7
-0.7


7 / 31 / 2009
Traded to Toronto Blue Jays
Cincinnati Reds Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
3B
TOR
34.3
62.3
7.8
7.8
1.3
Totals      
62.3
7.8
7.8
1.3
Toronto Blue Jays Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
3B
CIN
26.6
3.2
16.2
16.2
0.7
RP
CIN
27.0
0.1
1.7
-0.6
-0.4
SP
CIN
22.8
0.0
-1.6
0.1
0.0
Totals      
3.3
16.2
15.7
0.3
Team Analysis
WAR After Trade WAR First Year
Tm
 
7.8
16.2
8.4
 
1.3
0.3
-1.0
16.2
7.8
-8.4
 
0.3
1.3
1.0


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