Sal
Madrid
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1''
Weight: 195
 
Born: July 2, 1983 in Dominican Republic
 
Awards & Accomplishments
World Championships Won 2007   
All-Star Selections 2007    2009    2011    2013    2015    2017    2020    2022   
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
2005 21 SEA AL     6 6 7 6 6 6 6 6 6 10 10 10 5 4 4
2006 22 SEA AL $ 300,000   7 7 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 10 10 10 6 5 6
2007 23 SEA AL $ 300,000   7 7 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 10 10 10 7 6 7
2008 24 SEA AL $ 300,000   8 8 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 10 10 10 7 6 7
2009 25 SEA AL $ 3,407,143   8 8 9 8 8 8 7 7 7 10 10 10 7 6 6
2010 26 SEA AL $ 4,292,857   8 8 9 8 8 8 7 7 7 10 10 10 7 6 6
2011 27 SEA AL $ 5,850,000   8 8 9 9 8 9 8 8 8 10 10 10 7 6 6
2012 28 SDN NL $ 5,850,000   9 9 9 9 8 9 8 8 8 10 10 10 6 5 6
2013 29 SDN NL $ 5,850,000   9 9 9 9 8 9 8 8 8 10 10 10 6 5 5
2014 30 SDN NL $ 5,850,000   9 9 9 9 9 9 8 8 8 10 10 10 6 5 6
2015 31 SDN NL $ 5,850,000   8 8 9 9 9 9 8 8 8 10 10 10 6 5 5
2016 32 SDN NL $ 5,850,000   8 8 9 9 9 9 8 8 8 10 10 10 6 5 5
2017 33 SDN NL $ 5,850,000   8 8 9 9 9 9 8 8 8 10 10 10 6 5 5
2018 34 SDN NL $ 5,850,000   8 8 8 9 8 9 9 9 9 10 10 10 6 5 5
2019 35 SDN NL $ 5,850,000   8 8 8 9 9 9 9 9 9 10 10 10 6 5 5
2020 36 SDN NL $ 5,850,000   8 8 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 10 10 10 6 5 5
2021 37 SDN NL $ 5,850,000   8 8 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 10 10 10 6 5 5
2022 38 SDN NL $ 4,550,000   7 7 8 9 9 9 9 9 9 10 10 10 6 5 5
OOTP6 Min Ratings     6 6 7 6 6 6 6 6 6 10 10 10 5 4 4
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 5,850,000   9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 10 10 10 7 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
2005 21 AAA   12 44 6 9 1 1 2 8 0 0 7 19 .205 .314 .409 .723 6.2  
    AA   34 99 19 35 4 0 10 25 0 1 31 29 .354 .508 .697 1.205 31.9  
    A   34 82 24 39 11 0 6 17 0 1 34 19 .476 .629 .829 1.459 34.7  
2006 22 SEA AL 149 526 75 140 20 0 18 73 3 0 77 115 .266 .363 .407 .770 79.4 11.7
2007 23 SEA AL 149 530 88 168 36 1 17 123 3 0 83 91 .317 .411 .485 .895 101.6 19.5
2008 24 SEA AL 145 543 108 144 36 0 29 96 3 1 87 101 .265 .369 .492 .861 95.5 16.7
2009 25 SEA AL 153 567 109 165 28 2 34 123 1 1 90 114 .291 .389 .527 .916 109.9 17.4
2010 26 SEA AL 125 457 71 120 17 0 18 78 0 0 69 101 .263 .358 .418 .776 69.9 9.4
2011 27 SEA AL 151 553 86 151 34 0 28 105 2 0 83 146 .273 .370 .486 .856 98.9 17.9
2012 28 SDN NL 154 517 96 126 23 2 22 87 1 0 95 143 .244 .361 .424 .785 80.3 14.4
2013 29 SDN NL 148 509 104 157 33 2 32 105 0 0 107 149 .308 .432 .570 1.001 120.4 27.2
2014 30 SDN NL 155 526 87 138 32 1 17 72 2 0 92 156 .262 .372 .424 .796 86.2 15.8
2015 31 SDN NL 148 517 90 134 28 1 26 99 1 0 78 134 .259 .358 .468 .826 85.6 15.4
2016 32 SDN NL 154 527 96 164 39 0 23 85 0 0 92 147 .311 .416 .516 .932 107.7 22.1
2017 33 SDN NL 154 521 101 158 35 1 41 119 0 0 75 145 .303 .393 .610 1.004 114.3 23.9
2018 34 SDN NL 151 508 87 144 36 2 26 82 0 0 88 135 .283 .390 .516 .905 97.6 21.1
2019 35 SDN NL 151 536 86 135 21 0 30 95 0 0 68 151 .252 .338 .459 .797 81.9 13.1
2020 36 SDN NL 150 525 95 162 38 1 25 115 3 0 77 134 .309 .396 .528 .924 108.0 23.5
2021 37 SDN NL 153 561 73 147 40 0 12 84 3 0 56 163 .262 .329 .398 .727 71.1 10.6
2022 38 SDN NL 147 510 98 137 29 1 26 98 2 0 68 146 .269 .359 .482 .842 87.7 17.6
17 Years Sim 2537 8933 1550 2490 525 14 424 1639 24 2 1385 2271 .279 .377 .483 .860 1596.0 297.1
1 Years AAA 12 44 6 9 1 1 2 8 0 0 7 19 .205 .314 .409 .723 6.2  
1 Years AA 34 99 19 35 4 0 10 25 0 1 31 29 .354 .508 .697 1.205 31.9  
1 Years A 34 82 24 39 11 0 6 17 0 1 34 19 .476 .629 .829 1.459 34.7  
3 Years Minors 80 225 49 83 16 1 18 50 0 2 72 67 .369 .522 .689 1.211 72.7  
162 Game Average 570 98 158 33 0 27 104 1 0 88 145 .279 .377 .483 .860 101.9  
Career Highs 155 567 109 168 40 2 41 123 3 1 107 163 .317 .432 .610 1.004 120.4  
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   6914 1113 1833 388 9 300 1195 20 1 1017 1841 .265 .361 .454 .815 1150.0
vs LH   2019 437 657 137 5 124 444 4 1 368 430 .325 .430 .582 1.012 472.7
Home 1256 4290 726 1214 234 6 211 792 11 1 677 1118 .283 .381 .488 .869 796.6
Away 1281 4643 824 1276 291 8 213 847 13 1 708 1153 .275 .373 .479 .852 826.1
RISP   2506 0 744 154 6 122 1177 0 0 500 626 .297 .408 .509 .917 524.6
Pinch Hitting   232 33 58 11 0 11 41 0 0 26 61 .250 .331 .440 .770 33.9
Close/Late   1075 160 271 55 0 42 158 0 0 189 294 .252 .369 .420 .790 174.2
Mar/Apr 384 1363 239 376 89 1 60 248 4 0 219 367 .276 .378 .475 .852 244.9
May 447 1605 286 480 94 3 83 304 2 0 240 380 .299 .390 .517 .907 314.3
June 425 1473 253 392 73 3 75 270 1 1 240 367 .266 .375 .473 .848 261.9
July 394 1386 227 385 90 1 43 205 8 0 211 356 .278 .375 .437 .812 230.3
August 436 1520 269 412 85 4 75 283 3 0 240 397 .271 .371 .480 .852 273.1
Sep/Oct 451 1586 276 445 94 2 88 329 6 1 235 404 .281 .373 .509 .881 298.1
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
2006 22 SEA AL C 137 124 1126.7 930 51 14 3 .986 7.84 165 28 .170 3 1.7
2007 23 SEA AL C 146 136 1217.3 1060 58 17 1 .985 8.27 165 33 .200 2 1.5
2008 24 SEA AL C 145 145 1300.3 1126 73 8 1 .993 8.30 192 42 .219 9 4.3
2009 25 SEA AL C 38 36 326.3 302 18 4 1 .988 8.83 33 8 .242 0 2.1
2010 26 SEA AL C 124 116 1056.0 962 54 3 2 .997 8.66 165 33 .200 5 4.6
2011 27 SEA AL C 146 141 1259.3 1123 34 4 1 .997 8.27 115 19 .165 4 5.4
2012 28 SDN NL C 141 132 1173.7 1146 55 11 0 .991 9.21 129 29 .225 2 5.0
2013 29 SDN NL C 141 132 1197.0 1255 46 8 0 .994 9.78 123 18 .146 3 1.3
2014 30 SDN NL C 146 132 1206.3 1113 46 15 0 .987 8.65 167 33 .198 2 2.5
    2B 1 1 9.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
2015 31 SDN NL C 146 129 1193.7 947 55 15 2 .985 7.55 154 33 .214 5 4.2
2016 32 SDN NL C 147 138 1243.3 1176 62 14 1 .989 8.96 184 38 .207 5 4.4
2017 33 SDN NL C 143 130 1197.3 1036 42 11 0 .990 8.10 162 27 .167 6 3.6
2018 34 SDN NL C 144 132 1206.0 1008 63 12 1 .989 7.99 157 33 .210 2 5.7
2019 35 SDN NL C 148 133 1216.0 1044 63 6 1 .995 8.19 183 39 .213 4 4.6
2020 36 SDN NL C 140 127 1164.0 1056 54 8 5 .993 8.58 158 32 .203 4 6.3
2021 37 SDN NL C 147 135 1248.0 982 64 14 2 .987 7.54 171 42 .246 1 3.1
2022 38 SDN NL C 142 127 1156.7 898 64 10 3 .990 7.49 170 35 .206 8 4.6
  C 2321 2145 19488.0 17164 902 174 24 .990 8.34 2593 522 .201 65 64.9
  2B 1 1 9.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
Career Totals   2322 2146 19497.0 17166 902 174 24 .990 8.34 2593 522 .201 65 64.9
Career Highs   148 145 1300.3 1255 73 17 5 .997 9.78 192 42 .246 9  
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
2007 23 SEA AL 20 78 9 19 3 0 3 20 0 0 8 17 .244 .318 .397 .716
2008 24 SEA AL 7 29 6 11 2 0 2 7 0 0 4 8 .379 .455 .655 1.110
2009 25 SEA AL 17 67 10 18 7 0 6 19 1 0 10 17 .269 .375 .642 1.017
2010 26 SEA AL 4 19 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .211 .250 .263 .513
2013 29 SDN NL 14 47 10 14 2 0 2 10 0 0 13 16 .298 .444 .468 .913
2015 31 SDN NL 7 28 5 9 1 0 3 6 0 0 4 6 .321 .406 .679 1.085
2016 32 SDN NL 7 24 3 8 2 0 1 2 0 0 6 4 .333 .484 .542 1.026
2017 33 SDN NL 13 48 5 10 2 0 1 4 0 0 5 15 .208 .283 .313 .596
2018 34 SDN NL 11 42 6 18 6 0 1 3 0 0 4 9 .429 .489 .643 1.132
2019 35 SDN NL 11 35 7 10 2 0 1 6 0 0 11 10 .286 .458 .429 .887
Career Post-Season Batting 111 417 62 121 28 0 20 77 1 0 66 107 .290 .392 .501 .893
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.
On-Base Pct
2007-2-.411
2013-2-.432
2016-2-.416
2017-9-.393
2020-10-.396
CAR-41-.377
Slugging Pct
2013-5-.570
2016-10-.516
2017-4-.610
2018-10-.516
CAR-48-.483
OPS
2007-7-.895
2013-4-1.001
2016-4-.932
2017-4-1.004
2018-9-.905
2020-10-.924
CAR-32-.860
XR
2013-5-120.4
2016-9-107.7
2017-6-114.3
2020-8-108.0
CAR-4-1596.0
Games
CAR-2-2537
At-Bats
CAR-5-8933
Runs
2008-9-108
CAR-5-1550
Hits
CAR-9-2490
Total Bases
2017-6-318
CAR-8-4315
Singles
CAR-20-1527
Doubles
2021-3-40
CAR-8-525
Homeruns
2009-9-34
2013-8-32
2015-9-26
2017-4-41
CAR-10-424
RBIs
2007-4-123
2009-6-123
2011-9-105
2013-8-105
2015-10-99
2017-6-119
2020-5-115
CAR-4-1639
Walks
2006-7-77
2007-8-83
2008-5-87
2009-3-90
2011-7-83
2012-3-95
2013-2-107
2014-6-92
2016-6-92
2018-7-88
CAR-3-1385
Strikeouts
2014-9-156
2016-6-147
2017-4-145
2018-7-135
2019-3-151
2021-1-163
2022-3-146
CAR-1-2271
     
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 11)
   Gray Ink Test: 81    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 108)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 72    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 61)
 
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History
Drafted in 1st round, 7th overall pick, by Seattle in 2005
Had first career hit on 4/5/2006, off John Lackey (ANA)
Hit first career homerun on 4/23/2006, off Paul Shuey (BAL)
Was selected to the 2007 Allstar game
Won World Championship with Seattle in 2007
Won Player of the Week award on 9/12/2008, hitting .450 with 4 HR, 9 RBI
1/29/2009: Gets a new one-year contract worth $3,407,143 through salary arbitration
Was selected to the 2009 Allstar game
1/29/2010: Gets a new one-year contract worth $4,292,857 through salary arbitration
5/6/2010: Signed a contract extension with Seattle, $5,850,000 per year, for 3 years
Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against Baltimore on 5/1/2011
Won Player of the Week award on 5/2/2011, hitting .450 with 3 HR, 9 RBI
Was selected to the 2011 Allstar game
Traded from Seattle to San Diego on 1/29/2012 (Going to SDN: C Sal Madrid, P Jake Peavy. Going to SEA: P Joe Morgan Jr., C Matthew Smith)
5/14/2013: Signed a contract extension with San Diego, $5,850,000 per year, for 3 years
Hit 3 homeruns against Colorado, driving in 4 runs on 5/27/2013
Won Player of the Week award on 5/30/2013, hitting .440 with 4 HR, 8 RBI
Was selected to the 2013 Allstar game
Was selected to the 2015 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 5/2/2016, hitting .579 with 1 HR, 6 RBI
5/22/2016: Signed a contract extension with San Diego, $5,850,000 per year, for 5 years
Drove in 6 runs against New York (N) on 4/21/2017
Was selected to the 2017 Allstar game
Drove in 6 runs against Los Angeles on 9/28/2017
Won Player of the Week award on 8/29/2018, hitting .565 with 2 HR, 8 RBI
Was selected to the 2019 Allstar game
Had 2000th career hit on 8/20/2019, off Angel Ortega (ARI)
Won Player of the Week award on 5/9/2020, hitting .480 with 1 HR, 11 RBI
Drove in 6 runs against Colorado on 6/6/2020
Was selected to the 2020 Allstar game
Was selected to the 2020 Allstar game
Had 24-game hitting streak snapped on 9/13/2020
Injured on 3/22/2021 with a Broken Finger, out for 5-6 weeks
5/14/2021: Signed a contract extension with San Diego, $4,550,000 per year, for 1 years
Was selected to the 2022 Allstar game
8/2/2022: Signed a contract extension with San Diego, $4,090,000 per year, for 1 years