Miguel
Cabrera
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2''
Weight: 205
 
Born: April 18, 1983 in Venezuela, , MARACAY
 
Awards & Accomplishments
World Championships Won 2015   
All-Star Selections 2006    2007    2010    2015   
Ratings - Batting     Help
                                             
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Year Age Tm Lg Salary   vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
2004 21 FLO NL $ 300,000   5 5 7 8 6 7 10 8 9 3 4 4 6 4 4
2005 22 FLO NL $ 300,000   5 5 7 9 6 7 10 8 9 3 4 4 7 5 6
2006 23 FLO NL $ 300,000   5 5 7 10 8 8 10 9 9 3 4 4 8 5 6
2007 24 FLO NL $ 4,150,000   5 5 7 10 8 9 10 9 10 3 4 4 8 6 6
2008 25 FLO NL $ 4,642,857   6 6 7 10 8 9 10 9 9 3 4 4 8 6 7
2009 26 STL NL $ 4,642,857   6 6 7 10 8 9 10 9 10 5 6 6 8 6 7
2010 27 STL NL $ 13,000,000   5 5 7 10 8 9 10 9 9 6 8 7 8 6 7
2011 28 STL NL $ 13,000,000   6 6 7 10 8 9 10 9 9 6 8 7 8 6 7
2012 29 STL NL $ 13,000,000   6 6 7 10 8 9 10 9 9 6 8 7 8 6 6
2013 30 STL NL $ 13,000,000   6 6 8 10 8 9 10 9 10 6 8 7 9 6 7
2014 31 TEX AL $ 9,800,000   6 6 7 10 8 9 10 9 9 6 8 7 9 6 7
2015 32 TEX AL $ 9,800,000   5 5 7 10 8 9 10 9 10 6 8 7 8 6 6
2016 33 TEX AL $ 9,800,000   5 5 7 9 7 7 10 7 8 5 7 6 7 5 5
2017 34 CHN NL $ 9,800,000   5 5 7 9 7 7 10 7 8 5 7 6 7 5 5
2018 35 KCA AL $ 12,000,000   5 5 7 9 7 8 10 7 8 5 7 6 7 5 5
2019 36 CHA AL     4 4 6 8 6 7 8 5 6 3 5 4 6 4 4
2020 37 SDN NL $ 1,125,000   3 3 5 6 3 4 5 2 3 2 4 3 5 3 4
OOTP6 Min Ratings     3 3 5 6 3 4 5 2 3 2 4 3 5 3 4
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 13,000,000   6 6 8 10 8 9 10 9 10 6 8 7 9 6 7
Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won MVP or Rookie of the Year.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS
2004 21 FLO NL 154 570 96 188 36 9 22 107 11 11 34 135 .330 .369 .540 .909 100.1 20.4
2005 22 FLO NL 155 587 74 157 33 5 19 81 14 17 47 132 .267 .322 .438 .760 75.3 10.0
2006 23 FLO NL 156 596 106 184 45 10 34 112 4 9 38 142 .309 .353 .589 .942 106.8 22.1
2007 24 FLO NL 153 573 95 170 51 8 32 119 7 9 44 117 .297 .350 .581 .932 101.6 19.7
2008 25 FLO NL 137 499 87 140 38 1 33 104 9 5 38 98 .281 .335 .559 .894 87.7 16.1
2009 26 FLO NL 79 277 43 63 21 2 10 41 2 2 23 61 .227 .291 .426 .717 33.4 3.5
  STL NL 73 259 30 70 17 2 10 42 2 2 25 62 .270 .337 .467 .804 38.7 6.5
  TOT   152 536 73 133 38 4 20 83 4 4 48 123 .248 .313 .446 .759 72.2 10.0
2010 27 STL NL 160 571 100 147 38 7 36 107 10 8 73 117 .257 .346 .538 .883 103.0 19.9
2011 28 STL NL 154 571 94 147 40 2 27 89 7 6 76 146 .257 .348 .476 .824 91.4 15.9
2012 29 STL NL 157 576 87 125 35 3 28 99 9 9 59 139 .217 .290 .434 .724 72.5 8.5
2013 30 STL NL 155 539 86 125 41 3 25 105 17 9 91 119 .232 .345 .458 .803 84.6 13.8
2014 31 TEX AL 157 585 107 177 54 6 34 113 8 8 70 116 .303 .377 .590 .967 113.7 22.6
2015 32 TEX AL 157 588 107 165 47 1 43 144 7 5 63 127 .281 .347 .583 .930 110.0 20.9
2016 33 TEX AL 153 542 89 129 32 1 28 102 6 8 62 141 .238 .323 .456 .778 78.9 11.2
2017 34 TEX AL 83 246 36 70 18 2 12 41 1 0 21 74 .285 .343 .520 .864 40.3 7.6
  CHN NL 25 70 14 22 5 1 4 17 0 0 13 13 .314 .422 .586 1.007 15.9 4.1
  TOT   108 316 50 92 23 3 16 58 1 0 34 87 .291 .362 .535 .897 56.3 11.7
2018 35 KCA AL 150 549 75 130 28 3 22 79 0 1 46 148 .237 .296 .419 .715 68.7 7.7
2019 36 CHA AL 125 418 40 99 14 2 13 50 0 1 31 112 .237 .293 .373 .666 46.1 3.6
2020 37 SDN NL 91 196 26 53 5 0 9 36 0 0 13 53 .270 .313 .434 .747 27.4 3.8
17 Years Sim 2474 8812 1392 2361 598 68 441 1588 114 110 867 2052 .268 .335 .501 .837 1396.3 237.9
162 Game Average 577 91 154 39 4 28 103 7 7 56 134 .268 .335 .501 .837 91.4  
Career Highs 160 596 107 188 54 10 43 144 17 17 91 148 .330 .377 .590 .967 113.7  
Career Batting Splits     Help
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Category G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR
vs RH   6308 898 1488 380 44 273 1012 77 86 623 1683 .236 .306 .440 .746 843.4
vs LH   2504 494 873 218 24 168 576 37 24 244 369 .349 .409 .656 1.065 580.7
Home 1249 4389 686 1204 304 38 233 838 51 49 414 1039 .274 .338 .520 .858 736.9
Away 1225 4423 706 1157 294 30 208 750 63 61 453 1013 .262 .333 .483 .815 687.2
RISP   2444 0 685 198 13 104 1052 0 0 331 546 .280 .363 .500 .862 434.5
Pinch Hitting   155 20 34 10 1 1 23 1 2 20 43 .219 .309 .316 .625 15.4
Close/Late   1017 155 272 59 7 41 146 0 1 120 259 .267 .347 .460 .807 160.3
Mar/Apr 384 1418 223 384 93 10 55 217 23 10 144 347 .271 .339 .467 .805 220.2
May 439 1561 264 433 108 13 99 310 18 21 143 356 .277 .341 .553 .894 277.2
June 420 1464 225 393 100 7 73 269 21 13 137 314 .268 .334 .496 .830 234.3
July 377 1354 215 356 84 10 67 259 10 20 120 321 .263 .323 .488 .811 205.3
August 424 1529 253 415 110 16 78 272 17 22 169 355 .271 .347 .517 .864 260.2
Sep/Oct 430 1486 212 380 103 12 69 261 25 24 154 359 .256 .328 .480 .808 227.0
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove Award.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF RSA RTO RTO% PB DWS
2004 21 FLO NL RF 151 144 1263.0 239 12 10 3 .962 1.79 0 0 .000 0 3.6
    CF 1 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.00 0 0 .000 0  
    3B 2 0 1.7 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    C 1 0 1.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 18.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
2005 22 FLO NL 3B 149 145 1309.0 89 245 10 19 .971 2.30 0 0 .000 0 3.9
    CF 3 0 6.7 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    LF 2 0 5.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.80 0 0 .000 0  
2006 23 FLO NL 3B 152 152 1342.3 92 286 5 20 .987 2.53 0 0 .000 0 6.0
    RF 2 0 4.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    LF 1 0 3.0 1 1 0 0 1.000 6.00 0 0 .000 0  
    CF 1 0 2.0 0 1 0 1 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0  
2007 24 FLO NL RF 127 125 1095.7 194 4 6 0 .971 1.63 0 0 .000 0 2.5
    LF 22 21 189.0 46 1 2 0 .959 2.24 0 0 .000 0  
    3B 2 0 3.0 0 2 0 0 1.000 6.00 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    CF 1 0 1.0 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
2008 25 FLO NL LF 74 71 636.0 154 6 9 1 .947 2.26 0 0 .000 0 4.2
    RF 54 53 463.3 98 5 4 2 .963 2.00 0 0 .000 0  
    3B 4 0 11.0 1 3 0 1 1.000 3.27 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    1B 1 0 6.0 5 0 0 0 1.000 7.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    CF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
    SS 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
2009 26 FLO NL LF 36 36 327.9 59 3 3 1 .954 1.70 0 0 .000 0 1.2
    RF 35 34 301.2 65 1 3 1 .957 1.97 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    3B 4 2 16.5 0 7 1 0 .875 3.82 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    CF 2 0 4.1 3 0 1 0 .750 6.59 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  STL NL LF 33 33 308.7 56 2 3 0 .951 1.69 0 0 .000 0 1.2
    RF 32 32 283.5 61 1 2 0 .969 1.97 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    3B 3 1 15.5 0 7 0 0 1.000 4.06 0 0 .000 0 0.2
    CF 2 0 3.9 2 0 1 0 .667 4.62 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  TOT   LF 69 69 636.6 115 5 6 1 .952 1.70   2.5
      RF 67 66 584.7 126 2 5 1 .962 1.97   0.0
      3B 7 3 32.0 0 14 1 0 .933 3.94   0.3
      CF 4 0 8.0 5 0 2 0 .714 5.63   0.0
2010 27 STL NL 3B 147 147 1300.0 78 313 11 19 .973 2.71 0 0 .000 0 6.4
    RF 2 1 11.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    LF 4 0 10.0 3 0 0 0 1.000 2.70 0 0 .000 0  
    1B 1 1 8.0 8 0 0 0 1.000 9.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    CF 4 0 4.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
2011 28 STL NL 3B 142 141 1272.7 79 268 5 23 .986 2.45 0 0 .000 0 5.1
    RF 8 1 23.0 2 1 0 1 1.000 1.17 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    LF 2 0 7.0 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.86 0 0 .000 0  
    CF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
2012 29 STL NL 3B 150 149 1341.3 88 283 11 17 .971 2.49 0 0 .000 0 6.0
    RF 3 0 7.7 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.52 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    CF 3 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25 0 0 .000 0  
    LF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
2013 30 STL NL 3B 147 144 1286.3 58 267 7 24 .979 2.27 0 0 .000 0 4.3
    CF 3 0 6.7 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.70 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    LF 2 0 4.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0  
2014 31 TEX AL 3B 64 63 548.7 25 103 6 13 .955 2.10 0 0 .000 0 2.6
    RF 53 52 462.7 84 7 8 2 .919 1.77 0 0 .000 0 2.7
    LF 37 37 327.0 54 4 3 0 .951 1.60 0 0 .000 0  
2015 32 TEX AL 3B 148 147 1299.3 83 204 8 13 .973 1.99 0 0 .000 0 2.9
    RF 4 0 11.0 3 0 0 0 1.000 2.45 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    LF 2 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.00 0 0 .000 0  
    CF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
2016 33 TEX AL 3B 147 146 1285.3 96 217 13 19 .960 2.19 0 0 .000 0 3.4
    RF 2 0 5.0 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    LF 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00 0 0 .000 0  
2017 34 TEX AL 3B 38 31 294.7 24 51 0 4 1.000 2.29 0 0 .000 0 1.4
    RF 13 8 91.1 24 0 1 0 .960 2.37 0 0 .000 0 0.4
    LF 8 4 45.8 6 1 1 0 .875 1.38 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    1B 5 5 41.2 40 1 1 7 .976 8.96 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    CF 2 2 15.3 5 0 1 0 .833 2.94 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  CHN NL 3B 11 9 91.3 8 16 0 1 1.000 2.37 0 0 .000 0 0.5
    RF 4 3 28.2 7 0 0 0 1.000 2.23 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    LF 3 1 14.2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.27 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    1B 1 1 12.8 12 0 0 2 1.000 8.44 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    CF 1 0 4.7 2 0 0 0 1.000 3.83 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  TOT   3B 49 40 386.0 32 67 0 5 1.000 2.31   1.9
      RF 17 11 119.3 31 0 1 0 .969 2.34   0.5
      LF 11 5 60.0 8 1 1 0 .900 1.35   0.0
      1B 6 6 54.0 52 1 1 9 .981 8.83   0.1
      CF 3 2 20.0 7 0 1 0 .875 3.15   0.0
2018 35 KCA AL LF 23 21 187.0 65 6 1 3 .986 3.42 0 0 .000 0 0.7
    RF 4 0 6.3 4 0 0 0 1.000 5.69 0 0 .000 0  
    CF 1 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0  
2019 36 CHA AL LF 54 42 396.3 80 2 5 0 .943 1.86 0 0 .000 0 1.2
    3B 45 42 382.7 21 58 3 2 .963 1.86 0 0 .000 0 0.7
    RF 12 12 101.0 16 0 1 0 .941 1.43 0 0 .000 0  
    CF 7 7 59.0 17 0 1 0 .944 2.59 0 0 .000 0  
2020 37 SDN NL LF 34 31 257.7 58 3 2 0 .968 2.13 0 0 .000 0 0.9
    CF 12 9 81.0 22 0 3 0 .880 2.44 0 0 .000 0  
    RF 14 5 48.7 11 0 0 0 1.000 2.03 0 0 .000 0  
    3B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    SS 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  3B 1356 1319 11802.3 742 2330 80 175 .975 2.34 0 0 .000 0 43.6
  RF 520 470 4206.3 813 31 36 9 .959 1.81 0 0 .000 0 9.7
  LF 339 297 2723.6 592 29 29 5 .955 2.05 0 0 .000 0 9.4
  CF 46 18 201.3 56 1 8 1 .877 2.55 0 0 .000 0 0.1
  1B 8 7 68.0 65 1 1 9 .985 8.74 0 0 .000 0 0.1
  SS 2 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  C 1 0 1.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 18.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
Career Totals   2272 2111 19005.5 2270 2392 154 199 .968 2.21 0 0 .000 0 62.9
Career Highs   158 152 1354.0 258 313 17 24 .987 3.50 0 0 .000 0  
Post-Season Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS
2004 21 FLO NL 7 26 2 7 2 0 1 5 1 1 2 7 .269 .321 .462 .783
2005 22 FLO NL 17 57 9 15 2 1 4 13 0 0 6 16 .263 .323 .544 .867
2006 23 FLO NL 19 70 8 15 2 1 3 7 0 1 8 15 .214 .304 .400 .704
2007 24 FLO NL 13 52 7 10 1 1 2 9 1 0 2 12 .192 .250 .365 .615
2008 25 FLO NL 5 18 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 4 .222 .263 .222 .485
2012 29 STL NL 12 42 8 13 4 0 4 13 2 1 6 7 .310 .396 .690 1.086
2014 31 TEX AL 10 36 10 10 2 1 4 10 0 1 4 9 .278 .341 .722 1.064
2015 32 TEX AL 16 57 14 11 2 0 1 4 0 2 11 15 .193 .319 .281 .600
2016 33 TEX AL 12 25 3 8 3 0 1 6 0 0 4 6 .320 .400 .560 .960
2017 34 CHN NL 4 16 2 3 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 .188 .188 .313 .500
Career Post-Season Batting 115 399 64 96 20 4 20 69 4 8 44 95 .241 .317 .461 .778
Batting Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
(*) indicates hit-less at-bats added to meet minimum plate appearances.
Season Rankings are League Based.
Batting Average
2004-6-.330
Slugging Pct
2006-2-.589
2007-3-.581
2008-6-.559
2010-3-.538
2014-3-.590
2015-4-.583
CAR-32-.501
OPS
2007-6-.932
2010-8-.883
2014-5-.967
2015-8-.930
XR
2010-3-103.0
2014-10-113.7
2015-10-110.0
CAR-13-1396.3
Games
2006-10-156
2010-4-160
2014-4-157
2015-6-157
CAR-3-2474
At-Bats
CAR-7-8812
Runs
2010-7-100
CAR-10-1392
Hits
2004-8-188
CAR-13-2361
Total Bases
2006-1-351
2007-4-333
2010-3-307
2014-2-345
2015-3-343
CAR-6-4418
Doubles
2004-10-36
2006-1-45
2007-1-51
2014-1-54
2015-4-47
CAR-3-598
Triples
2004-5-9
2006-1-10
2007-3-8
2010-7-7
2014-7-6
CAR-12-68
Homeruns
2006-9-34
2007-10-32
2008-8-33
2010-3-36
2014-6-34
2015-3-43
CAR-9-441
RBIs
2006-8-112
2007-2-119
2010-6-107
2013-8-105
2014-9-113
2015-2-144
CAR-6-1588
Walks
2013-5-91
CAR-35-867
Strikeouts
2018-9-148
CAR-4-2052
     
 
   Black Ink Test: 7    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 11)
   Gray Ink Test: 97    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 108)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 56    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 61)
 
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History
Had first career hit on 4/5/2004, off Vicente Padilla (SFN)
Hit first career homerun on 4/23/2004, off Brian Meadows (PIT)
Had 5 hits with 7 RBI against San Francisco on 8/10/2004
Had 5 hits with 4 RBI against New York (N) on 6/9/2005
Was selected to the 2006 Allstar game
Drove in 6 runs against San Diego on 7/21/2006
Won Player of the Week award on 9/18/2006, hitting .591 with 1 HR, 3 RBI
Drove in 6 runs against Cincinnati on 5/1/2007
Won Player of the Week award on 5/2/2007, hitting .500 with 4 HR, 15 RBI
Was selected to the 2007 Allstar game
Drove in 6 runs against Washington on 7/29/2007
1/29/2008: Gets a new one-year contract worth $4,642,857 through salary arbitration
Injured on 4/9/2008 with a Inflamed Thigh Muscle, out for one week
Injured on 7/14/2008 with a Pulled Back Muscle, out for one week
Drove in 6 runs against Houston on 8/1/2008
Won Player of the Week award on 8/8/2008, hitting .433 with 6 HR, 15 RBI
1/29/2009: Gets a new one-year contract worth $4,642,857 through salary arbitration
6/7/2009: Signed a contract extension with Florida, $13,000,000 per year, for 4 years
Traded from Florida to St. Louis on 7/9/2009 (Going to STL: RF Miguel Cabrera. Going to FLO: P Abraham Vidal, 2B Gerald Syed)
Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against New York (N) on 5/28/2010
Won Player of the Week award on 6/6/2010, hitting .455 with 4 HR, 9 RBI
Was selected to the 2010 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 5/23/2013, hitting .458 with 4 HR, 12 RBI
Hit 3 homeruns against Atlanta, driving in 6 runs on 5/27/2013
Signed as a free agent by Texas on 2/2/2014 to a 4-year deal worth $9,800,000 per year
Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against Oakland on 4/8/2014
Drove in 6 runs against Seattle on 4/21/2014
Won Batter of the Month award on 9/1/2014, hitting .346 with 10 HR, 26 RBI
Drove in 6 runs against Anaheim on 9/25/2014
Won Player of the Week award on 9/26/2014, hitting .360 with 4 HR, 13 RBI
Drove in 6 runs against Oakland on 4/20/2015
Was selected to the 2015 Allstar game
Drove in 6 runs against New York (A) on 9/9/2015
Won World Championship with Texas in 2015
Had 2000th career hit on 4/26/2017, off Misao Tsurayaki (TOR)
Traded from Texas to Chicago (N) on 8/3/2017 (Going to CHN: 3B Miguel Cabrera. Going to TEX: 2B Shon Robbins)
Drove in 6 runs against Philadelphia on 8/24/2017
Signed as a free agent by Kansas City on 2/3/2018 to a 1-year deal worth $12,000,000 per year
Signed as a free agent by Chicago (A) on 2/11/2019 to a 2-year deal worth $6,502,000 per year
Released by Chicago (A) on 10/26/2019
Signed as a free agent by San Diego on 1/30/2020 to a 2-year deal worth $1,125,000 per year
Released by San Diego on 2/28/2021