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Buster Posey
Birthdate: 3/27/1987 (27 y, 9 m, 2 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-1/215     Position: C
Drafted: 2008 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 5, Overall: 5, Team: San Francisco Giants
Contract: $167M / 9 Years (2013 - 2021) + 1 Option Years
RotoWire News: Posey is back in the lineup Sunday against the Padres, hitting third and playing catcher. (9/28/2014)



SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2008Giants (R)731184016.1 %12.9 %.308.429.385.484.692.518201    
2008Giants (A-)314022021.4 %0.0 %.182.273.273.429.455.421149    
2009Giants (A+)80346136358613.0 %13.0 %.213.349.326.428.540.428157    
2009Giants (AAA)3515152122011.3 %15.2 %.191.349.321.391.511.395138    
2009Giants71701000.0 %23.5 %.000.154.118.118.118.105-510.0-3.20.1-0.3
2010Giants (AAA)4720863132113.5 %14.4 %.203.386.349.442.552.433156    
2010Giants10844318586706.8 %12.4 %.200.315.305.357.505.371134-2.715.28.03.9
2010Giants156516519.2 %27.7 %.102.400.288.354.390.329105    
2011Giants451854172139.7 %16.2 %.105.326.284.368.389.3351160.53.96.41.7
2012Giants1486102478103111.3 %15.7 %.213.368.336.408.549.406164-5.141.413.07.7
2012Giants1668359011.8 %22.1 %.150.214.200.294.350.28381    
2013Giants148595156172210.1 %11.8 %.156.312.294.371.450.357134-4.218.68.24.8
2014Giants14760522728907.8 %11.4 %.179.319.311.364.490.371144-3.026.87.05.7
2014Giants177705707.8 %9.1 %.000.270.246.312.246.24860    
2015Steamer12956619697519.3 %12.4 %.177.315.299.368.476.368142-2.024.814.46.1
Total- - -60324558328735269.1 %13.2 %.179.327.308.374.487.372141-14.5102.742.823.5
Postseason- - -482104162119.5 %19.0 %.080.290.245.319.324.28581    

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2008Giants (R)7263110531184514000000.385
2008Giants (A-)311143120022300000000.273
2009Giants (A+)80291346955923013635845045820660.326
2009Giants (AAA)351311514228815212217023030501.321
2009Giants717172200010004000000.118
2010Giants (AAA)4717220860391326313228130440711.349
2010Giants10840644312481232185867305554301202.305
2010Giants1559651713301656118000110.288
2011Giants451621854637504172118330410430.284
2012Giants1485306101781143912478103697962901911.336
2012Giants166068129003598115000000.200
2013Giants148520595153103341156172608708701521.294
2014Giants147547605170118282227289475693801601.311
2014Giants176977171700057627110301.246
2015Steamer12950456615110129219697553670541 11.299
Total- - -6032182245567345512968328735222428324212806665.308
Postseason- - -481882104639304162120440110411.245

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2008Giants (R)16.1 %12.9 %1.25.385.484.6921.176.3085.1.429 0.094.4.518201
2008Giants (A-)21.4 %0.0 %3.00.273.429.455.883.1821.6.273 0.030.9.421149
2009Giants (A+)13.0 %13.0 %1.00.326.428.540.967.2134.5.349 1.57226.0.428157
2009Giants (AAA)11.3 %15.2 %0.74.321.391.511.902.1913.0.349 -0.6267.2.395138
2009Giants0.0 %23.5 %0.00.118.118.118.235.0002.6.154 0.0-1-3.1.105-51
2009Average8.9 %18.0 %0.49.262.333.418.751.1555.0.299    .329 
2010Giants (AAA)13.5 %14.4 %0.93.349.442.552.995.2034.0.386 -0.34415.8.433156
2010Giants6.8 %12.4 %0.55.305.357.505.862.2002.7.315-1.5-1.16917.9.371134
2010Giants9.2 %27.7 %0.33.288.354.390.744.1023.4.400 0.180.4.329105
2010Average8.5 %18.5 %0.46.257.325.403.728.1455.0.297    .321 
2011Giants9.7 %16.2 %0.60.284.368.389.756.1053.4.3260.10.4242.8.335116
2011Average8.1 %18.6 %0.44.255.321.399.720.1445.1.295    .316 
2012Giants11.3 %15.7 %0.72.336.408.549.957.2132.0.368-4.1-1.011444.7.406164
2012Giants11.8 %22.1 %0.53.200.294.350.644.1500.3.214 -0.16-1.7.28381
2012Average8.0 %19.8 %0.40.255.319.405.724.1515.2.297    .315 
2013Giants10.1 %11.8 %0.86.294.371.450.821.1562.1.312-3.7-0.68520.1.357134
2013Average7.9 %19.9 %0.40.253.318.396.714.1434.9.297    .314 
2014Giants7.8 %11.4 %0.68.311.364.490.854.1792.0.319-2.0-1.09328.2.371144
2014Giants7.8 %9.1 %0.86.246.312.246.558.0001.5.270 -0.55-3.6.24860
2014Average7.6 %20.4 %0.37.251.314.386.700.1355.0.299    .310 
2015Steamer9.3 %12.4 %0.75.299.368.476.844.1772.6.315-1.3-0.78625.3.368142
Total- - -9.1 %13.2 %0.69.308.374.487.861.1792.2.327-11.2-3.3384110.5.372141
Postseason- - -9.5 %19.0 %0.50.245.319.324.644.0801.5.290 -0.419-5.0.28581

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%
2009Giants2.007.7 %61.5 %30.8 %0.0 %0.0 %25.0 %0.0 %
2010Giants1.4718.4 %48.6 %33.1 %0.0 %15.4 %5.2 %0.0 %
2010Giants2.6719.5 %58.5 %22.0 %0.0 %11.1 %16.7 %0.0 %
2011Giants1.7918.0 %52.6 %29.3 %5.1 %10.3 %4.3 %0.0 %
2012Giants1.6124.6 %46.5 %28.9 %3.9 %18.8 %8.3 %0.0 %
2012Giants1.1111.1 %46.7 %42.2 %10.5 %15.8 %0.0 %0.0 %
2013Giants1.4419.9 %47.3 %32.8 %5.3 %10.0 %2.8 %0.0 %
2014Giants1.2424.3 %41.9 %33.8 %2.4 %13.4 %4.4 %100.0 %
2014Giants1.8731.7 %44.4 %23.8 %0.0 %0.0 %3.6 %0.0 %
Total- - -1.4521.6 %46.4 %31.9 %3.2 %13.8 %5.3 %100.0 %
Postseason- - -1.7022.1 %49.0 %28.9 %4.7 %9.3 %6.8 %0.0 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2009Giants8410200234366
2010Giants17211765090063810701708
2010Giants24980400116182298
2011Giants7039242300305426731
2012Giants20612810951700102715722599
2012Giants211952000105158263
2013Giants21615091860097314322405
2014Giants203164118491187514512326
2014Giants281520010097167264
Total- - -875602408194611384159949835
Postseason- - -7343332500318507825

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2009Giants-0.02-0.210.191.140.140.760.011-0.160.14
2010Giants1.09-7.318.4028.993.051.012.1632.05-0.97
2010Giants0.22-1.341.570.960.121.12 00.24-0.04
2011Giants-0.12-3.213.09-1.96-0.181.101.7220.11-0.22
2012Giants5.01-9.4614.4752.345.631.052.5155.16-0.38
2012Giants0.06-0.870.93-0.14-0.010.83 0-0.320.39
2013Giants2.09-10.2012.2925.622.961.072.1142.08-0.14
2014Giants4.81-8.6013.4132.893.620.973.2263.201.78
2014Giants-0.32-1.150.83-4.09-0.451.01 0-0.520.21
Total- - -12.86-38.9951.85139.0115.231.032.392112.440.06
Postseason- - --0.03-3.363.32-3.27-0.350.98 0-0.600.57

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2009Giants60.6% (91.6)13.6% (83.3)10.6% (88.2)6.1% (76.0)9.1% (78.0)   
2010Giants54.5% (91.3)20.6% (83.6)4.4% (87.8)9.6% (75.7)9.2% (82.6)0.7% (83.3)1.0% (69.2)1.8%
2011Giants59.9% (91.6)16.2% (83.7)2.7% (86.6)8.5% (76.8)10.6% (82.5)0.1% (83.0)1.8% (74.5)2.3%
2012Giants55.0% (91.3)20.0% (83.4)6.2% (87.3)10.0% (76.1)8.1% (81.6)0.7% (85.7) 0.7%
2013Giants58.8% (91.6)15.3% (83.1)4.8% (87.8)11.3% (77.0)8.2% (82.4)0.8% (83.8)0.8% (73.3)1.0%
2014Giants55.3% (92.1)18.3% (84.6)6.5% (88.0)9.1% (76.6)10.2% (83.0)0.5% (84.5) 0.7%
Total- - -56.3% (91.6)18.2% (83.7)5.4% (87.6)9.9% (76.4)9.0% (82.4)0.6% (84.3)0.5% (72.2)1.1%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2009Giants60.0 %     23.1 %6.2 %  10.8 %   
2010Giants37.7 %8.1 %4.9 %1.4 % 8.4 %18.7 %9.0 %0.3 % 9.6 % 1.0 % 
2011Giants36.5 %11.9 %2.3 %0.8 % 9.8 %17.6 %8.1 %  10.2 % 1.5 % 
2012Giants29.8 %11.7 %7.5 %1.0 % 10.9 %20.0 %9.1 %0.4 % 8.9 %   
2013Giants34.1 %14.6 %5.3 %1.1 %0.0 %8.4 %15.9 %10.5 %0.7 %0.1 %7.7 % 0.8 % 
2014Giants30.4 %16.2 %8.0 %1.0 % 7.0 %17.6 %8.4 %1.3 %0.1 %9.3 %   
Total- - -33.1 %12.8 %6.2 %1.1 %0.0 %8.8 %18.1 %9.2 %0.6 %0.1 %8.9 % 0.5 % 

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2009Giants91.8     85.075.4  78.3  
2010Giants91.591.187.686.0 89.983.575.581.7 82.2 69.2
2011Giants92.190.787.486.1 91.083.776.8  82.5 74.1
2012Giants91.790.887.685.5 90.583.575.782.4 82.0  
2013Giants91.991.488.983.688.690.583.576.682.163.782.2 74.3
2014Giants92.591.888.083.7 91.384.777.178.467.182.8  
Total- - -91.991.388.084.888.690.683.876.380.265.782.3 72.4

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2009Giants-2.40.2-0.60.1-0.2  -6.061.89-8.601.71-3.80  
2010Giants8.4-2.00.35.24.6-0.81.10.92-0.590.353.222.95-6.866.55
2011Giants1.4-1.72.00.3-0.1-0.2-0.50.33-1.4410.690.45-0.17-18.04-3.61
2012Giants29.8-4.12.2-1.914.41.6 2.10-0.801.40-0.736.908.84 
2013Giants11.58.3-3.4-1.22.31.2-1.10.822.28-2.98-0.441.166.25-5.66
2014Giants18.90.61.12.94.2-0.2 1.480.140.741.361.79-1.26 
Total- - -67.61.31.65.325.11.6-0.51.230.070.310.552.862.62-0.98

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2009Giants-0.4     -0.60.1  -0.6  
2010Giants7.1-0.7-1.2-0.9 4.1-4.27.0-0.4 4.0 1.1
2011Giants2.20.80.6-0.2 -1.6-1.11.5  0.0 -0.6
2012Giants12.78.32.11.6 7.0-1.0-2.8-0.2 13.6  
2013Giants4.64.20.80.20.02.57.4-3.00.6-0.21.5 -1.0
2014Giants9.78.82.80.6 -3.7-0.44.70.3-0.42.5  
Total- - -35.721.45.21.30.08.30.17.60.3-0.621.0 -0.4

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2009Giants-1.15     -3.793.57  -8.94  
2010Giants1.10-0.53-1.37-3.74 2.83-1.304.60-8.25 2.44 6.55
2011Giants0.810.953.67-3.32 -2.23-0.892.56  -0.03 -5.39
2012Giants1.642.741.105.94 2.45-0.19-1.17-2.40 5.91  
2013Giants0.561.190.620.93-3.031.261.93-1.194.04-8.480.79 -5.35
2014Giants1.382.351.522.54 -2.29-0.112.421.11-14.481.18  
Total- - -1.101.710.861.25-3.030.960.010.850.58-12.082.40 -0.96

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2009Giants30.8 %66.7 %45.5 %66.7 %83.3 %76.7 %40.9 %64.7 %10.6 %
2009Average25.1 %66.0 %45.3 %61.7 %87.8 %80.5 %49.3 %58.2 %8.6 %
2010Giants28.2 %66.5 %46.8 %71.3 %88.8 %83.4 %48.6 %61.2 %7.6 %
2010Average29.3 %64.4 %45.6 %66.5 %88.1 %80.7 %46.5 %58.8 %8.5 %
2011Giants22.0 %60.1 %41.0 %75.3 %87.0 %83.9 %49.7 %55.1 %6.0 %
2011Average30.6 %65.0 %46.2 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %45.3 %59.4 %8.6 %
2012Giants27.2 %60.7 %42.5 %77.1 %89.6 %85.3 %45.7 %57.2 %6.0 %
2012Average30.8 %64.7 %46.0 %66.8 %87.2 %79.7 %44.9 %59.8 %9.1 %
2013Giants24.8 %59.8 %40.7 %79.0 %91.2 %87.1 %45.2 %55.3 %5.1 %
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.3 %
2014Giants30.3 %64.1 %45.5 %78.3 %91.0 %86.4 %45.1 %60.0 %6.0 %
2014Average31.3 %65.6 %46.7 %65.9 %87.3 %79.4 %44.9 %60.6 %9.4 %
Total- - -27.2 %62.3 %43.4 %76.7 %89.9 %85.4 %46.2 %58.0 %6.1 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2009Giants30.3 %62.5 %46.2 %60.0 %85.0 %76.7 %49.2 %18.6
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Giants26.4 %65.7 %46.4 %70.8 %87.8 %83.0 %50.9 %21.4
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011Giants19.5 %58.2 %39.9 %71.2 %87.7 %83.9 %52.7 %21.7
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012Giants25.4 %59.0 %41.8 %75.3 %89.6 %85.2 %48.7 %22.2
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Giants23.7 %57.2 %40.0 %76.5 %91.6 %87.0 %48.7 %21.9
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Giants28.7 %61.8 %44.8 %74.2 %92.2 %86.2 %48.4 %22.8
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
Total- - -25.6 %60.4 %42.7 %74.2 %90.1 %85.3 %49.3 %22.1

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2009GiantsC7440.03240000000 11021.000 
2010GiantsC7675662.0615416241310 3923122.991 
2011GiantsC4141361.0333242011220 271537.994 
2012GiantsC114111973.0855698352711 8738226.991 
2013GiantsC1211191031.0907537164411 6327333.993 
2014GiantsC111109929.1787515142422 5925523.994 
Total- - -C4704593996.1352924228720102074 27612914113.993 
2010Giants1B3030248.0196171101220136    .995-5
2011Giants1B2218.016200021010    1.000 
2012Giants1B2929216.020462201210135    .991 
2013Giants1B2116138.213762111100116    .986 
2014Giants1B3530261.0246221101901196    .996 
Total- - -1B117107881.27995365156415723    .993-5

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2009GiantsC40.00  0 0    1-0.3        
2010GiantsC662.04  2 8    281.5 8      
2011GiantsC361.02  1 3    130.8 4      
2012GiantsC973.02  1 0    443.7 11      
2013GiantsC1031.0-1  -2 4    412.5 7      
2014GiantsC929.1-2  -1 -4    360.8 7      
Total- - -C3996.15  1 11    1639.1 37      
2010Giants1B248.0 0 0-4-42821.7504  -5.01 -0.1-0.90.1-1.0-6.3
2011Giants1B18.0 0 000221.0001   0 0.20.30.10.634.4
2012Giants1B216.0 0 -11-12016.8004   1 0.11.9-0.81.111.0
2013Giants1B138.2 0 000109.9004   1  0.2-0.6-0.4-5.5
2014Giants1B261.0 0 0223935.8978   1 -0.42.70.52.713.9
Total- - -1B881.2 0 -1-1-39983.83821  -5.04 -0.24.1-0.83.15.8

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%) Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012GiantsC973.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (3)18.2%    (22)35.7%    (14)77.8%      (9)90.9%    (22)
2013GiantsC1031.00.0%      (5)6.7%    (15)30.0%    (40)50.0%     (8)100.0%      (2)100.0%    (29)
2014GiantsC929.10.0%      (4)0.0%    (22)16.7%    (30)81.8%    (11)75.0%      (8)96.8%    (31)
Total- - -C3996.10.0%    (10)2.5%    (40)22.8%    (92)54.5%    (33)78.9%    (19)96.3%    (82)
2012Giants1B216.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)100.0%      (1)93.5%    (31)
2013Giants1B138.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (1)50.0%      (2)100.0%    (21)
2014Giants1B261.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (2)100.0%     (2)100.0%      (2)98.0%    (51)
Total- - -1B881.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (3)50.0%     (4)80.0%      (5)97.1%  (103)

SeasonTeamInnVotesInstinctsFirst StepSpeedHandsReleaseArm StrengthArm AccuracyOverallFSR
2010Giants910.08273644970878678739
2011Giants379.03670554573837777694
2012Giants1189.035785035748481816912
2013Giants1169.2764413973656966608
2014Giants1190.18070483469767172638
Total- - -4838.0240715039727876746641

SeasonTeamPosInnFSRDRSTZLUZRSTDEVERRADR
2010Giants1B248.01-4-5.0-1.02+/- 1-3

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2009Giants-3.20.0-0.30.3-3.20.10.00.5-2.5-0.3($1.1) 
2010Giants17.9-2.74.53.515.28.00.813.137.23.9$15.4 
2011Giants3.40.53.42.93.96.40.45.416.01.7$7.6 
2012Giants46.4-5.16.86.241.413.01.318.073.77.7$34.7 
2013Giants22.8-4.21.17.118.68.20.617.044.54.8$24.0 
2014Giants29.8-3.01.55.526.87.00.817.151.85.7$31.2 
Total- - -117.2-14.517.225.6102.742.84.071.1220.623.5$111.9 

  • $167m / 9 Years (2013 - 2021) + 1 Option Years (Edit)
    • signed by San Francisco Giants on 3/29/2013 (Extension)
    • 2013: $8M, 2014: $12.5M, 2015: $16.5M, 2016: $20M, 2017: $21.4M, 2018: $21.4M, 2019: $21.4M, 2020: $21.4M, 2021: $21.4M
    • 2022 Team Option: $22M ($3M buyout)
    • Signing Bonus: $7M
    • No Trade: Full
    • Agent / Agency: Jeff Berry of CAA Sports
    • Originally Reported By: John Shea
    • Source: twitter.com, Hat Tip: twitter.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
  • $8m / 1 Years (2013) (Edit)
    • signed by San Francisco Giants on 1/18/2013 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2013: $8M
    • Source: espn.go.com
    • Submitted by Jeff Zimmerman
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  • 2008 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 5, Overall: 5
    • Team: San Francisco Giants
    • School: Florida State
  • 2005 June Amateur Draft - Round: 50, Pick: 22, Overall: 1496
    • Team: Los Angeles Angels
    • School: Lee County HS, GA