Yadier Molina Stats

Yadier Molina was born on Tuesday, July 13, 1982, in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. Molina was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on June 3, 2004, with the St. Louis Cardinals. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Yadier Molina baseball stats page.

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Yadier Molina Autograph on a 2006 Upper Deck Ovation Baseball Card (#SS-YM)

Yadier Molina Autograph on a 2006 Upper Deck Ovation Baseball Card (#SS-YM)

Birth Name:
Yadier Benjamin Molina ( Twitter : @Yadimolina04 )
Nickname:
Yadi
Born On:
07-13-1982  (Cancer)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Bayamon, Puerto Rico
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Maestro Ladi (Vega Alta, Puerto Rico)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
205
First Game:
06-03-2004 (Age 21)
Last Game:
Still Active
Draft:
2000 : 4th Round (113th)

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Yadier Molina Pitching Stats

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Yadier Molina Hitting Stats

2004 22 Cardinals 51 135 12 36 6 0 2 0 15 13 3 20 2 1 0 4 .267 .329 .356
2005 23 Cardinals 114 385 36 97 15 1 8 0 49 23 3 30 8 3 2 10 .252 .295 .358
2006 24 Cardinals 129 417 29 90 26 0 6 0 49 26 2 41 8 2 8 15 .216 .274 .321
2007 25 Cardinals 111 353 30 97 15 0 6 0 40 34 5 43 2 4 3 18 .275 .340 .368
2008 26 Cardinals 124 444 37 135 18 0 7 0 56 32 4 29 3 5 1 21 .304 .349 .392
2009 27 Cardinals 140 481 45 141 23 1 6 0 54 50 2 39 6 1 6 27 .293 .366 .383
2010 28 Cardinals 136 465 34 122 19 0 6 2 62 42 6 51 2 5 7 19 .262 .329 .342
2011 29 Cardinals 139 475 55 145 32 1 14 0 65 33 4 44 5 4 1 21 .305 .349 .465
2012 30 Cardinals 138 505 65 159 28 0 22 1 76 45 4 55 3 5 5 10 .315 .373 .501
2013 31 Cardinals 136 505 68 161 44 0 12 0 80 30 4 55 0 3 3 14 .319 .359 .477
2014 32 Cardinals 110 404 40 114 21 0 7 0 38 28 4 55 1 6 6 14 .282 .333 .386
2015 33 Cardinals 136 488 34 132 23 2 4 0 61 32 3 59 1 9 0 16 .270 .310 .350
2016 34 Cardinals 147 534 56 164 38 1 8 1 58 39 1 63 0 2 6 22 .307 .360 .427
2017 35 Cardinals 136 501 60 137 27 1 18 1 82 28 4 74 1 9 4 14 .273 .312 .439
2018 36 Cardinals 123 459 55 120 20 0 20 1 74 29 0 66 0 6 9 15 .261 .314 .436
2019 37 Cardinals 113 419 45 113 24 0 10 0 57 23 0 58 0 5 5 14 .270 .312 .399
16 Years 1,983 6,970 701 1,963 379 7 156 6 916 507 49 782 42 70 66 254 .282 .333 .405

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Yadier Molina Fielding Stats

2004 Cardinals C 51 39 1,032 274 5.4 272 256 16 2 1 4 9 8 .993 7.12
2005 Cardinals 1B 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
2005 Cardinals C 114 111 2,877 757 6.6 750 684 66 7 4 8 14 25 .991 7.04
2006 Cardinals 1B 4 0 15 6 1.5 5 5 0 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .833 9.00
2006 Cardinals C 127 118 3,111 817 6.4 813 734 79 4 6 7 37 29 .995 7.06
2007 Cardinals 1B 1 0 3 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
2007 Cardinals C 107 101 2,583 651 6.1 645 582 63 6 8 7 23 27 .991 6.74
2008 Cardinals 1B 2 1 33 16 8.0 16 13 3 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 13.09
2008 Cardinals C 119 114 3,006 733 6.2 723 653 70 10 7 5 34 18 .986 6.49
2009 Cardinals 1B 6 0 30 11 1.8 11 10 1 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.90
2009 Cardinals C 138 136 3,531 971 7.0 966 884 82 5 6 4 32 22 .995 7.39
2010 Cardinals 1B 7 0 21 7 1.0 7 7 0 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
2010 Cardinals C 135 130 3,414 979 7.3 974 895 79 5 10 7 35 33 .995 7.70
2011 Cardinals 1B 2 0 6 4 2.0 3 3 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .750 13.50
2011 Cardinals C 137 131 3,450 929 6.8 924 857 67 5 5 6 46 19 .995 7.23
2012 Cardinals 1B 3 0 27 13 4.3 13 11 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 13.00
2012 Cardinals C 136 133 3,484 1,053 7.7 1,050 962 88 3 12 6 38 35 .997 8.14
2013 Cardinals 1B 5 2 54 18 3.6 18 17 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
2013 Cardinals C 131 128 3,345 1,043 8.0 1,039 976 63 4 11 3 26 20 .996 8.39
2014 Cardinals 1B 1 1 27 11 11.0 11 10 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 11.00
2014 Cardinals C 107 106 2,796 868 8.1 866 810 56 2 10 3 23 21 .998 8.36
2015 Cardinals C 134 131 3,449 1,127 8.4 1,120 1,064 56 7 9 4 37 26 .994 8.77
2016 Cardinals 1B 2 1 21 11 5.5 11 10 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 14.14
2016 Cardinals C 146 142 3,655 1,175 8.0 1,170 1,113 60 2 5 8 67 18 .998 8.67
2017 Cardinals 1B 1 0 6 4 4.0 4 4 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 18.00
2017 Cardinals C 133 133 337 1,144 8.6 1,137 1,082 55 7 13 6 43 24 .994 91.09
2018 Cardinals 1B 5 0 36 12 2.4 11 9 2 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .917 8.25
2018 Cardinals C 121 120 3,053 1,010 8.3 1,008 966 42 2 8 4 27 12 .998 8.91
2019 Cardinals 1B 4 0 24 6 1.5 6 6 0 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 6.75
2019 Cardinals 3B 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
2019 Cardinals C 111 108 2,818 947 8.5 946 916 30 1 5 4 22 8 .999 9.06
C Totals 1,947 1,881 45,941 14,478 7.4 14,403 13,434 972 72 120 86 513 345 .995 8.47
1B Totals 44 5 306 120 2.7 117 106 11 3 11 n/a n/a n/a .975 10.32
3B Totals 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
16 Years 1,992 1,886 46,250 14,598 7.3 14,520 13,540 983 75 131 86 513 345 .995 8.48

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Yadier Molina Miscellaneous Stats

2004 Cardinals 0 1 .000 1 0 0 67.5 6.8 9.0 - - -
2005 Cardinals 2 3 .400 0 0 0 48.1 12.8 7.9 - - -
2006 Cardinals 1 2 .333 2 0 0 69.5 10.2 8.5 - - -
2007 Cardinals 1 1 .500 5 0 0 58.8 8.2 8.8 - - -
2008 Cardinals 0 2 .000 5 0 1 63.4 15.3 7.9 - - -
2009 Cardinals 9 3 .750 3 0 0 80.2 12.3 8.9 - - -
2010 Cardinals 8 4 .667 0 0 0 77.5 9.1 7.5 - - -
2011 Cardinals 4 5 .444 2 0 0 33.9 10.8 7.3 - - -
2012 Cardinals 12 3 .800 4 0 0 23.0 9.2 6.6 - - -
2013 Cardinals 3 2 .600 5 0 0 42.1 9.2 6.3 - - -
2014 Cardinals 1 1 .500 1 0 2 57.7 7.3 10.6 - - -
2015 Cardinals 3 1 .750 3 0 1 122.0 8.3 8.0 - - -
2016 Cardinals 3 2 .600 2 0 0 66.8 8.5 9.2 - - -
2017 Cardinals 9 4 .692 3 0 0 27.8 6.8 6.1 - - -
2018 Cardinals 4 3 .571 3 0 0 23.0 7.0 6.2 - - -
2019 Cardinals 6 0 1.000 3 0 0 41.9 7.2 7.4 - - -
16 Years 66 37 .641 42 0 4 44.7 8.9 7.6 - - -

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Yadier Molina Miscellaneous Items of Interest

2004 St. Louis Cardinals 41 $300,000.00 - Stats
2005 St. Louis Cardinals 41 $323,500.00 - -
2006 St. Louis Cardinals 4 $400,000.00 - Stats
2007 St. Louis Cardinals 4 $525,000.00 - -
2008 St. Louis Cardinals 4 $1,812,500.00 - -
2009 St. Louis Cardinals 4 $3,312,500.00 Stats -
2010 St. Louis Cardinals 4 $4,312,500.00 Stats -
2011 St. Louis Cardinals 4 $5,312,500.00 Stats Stats
2012 St. Louis Cardinals 4 $7,000,000.00 Stats -
2013 St. Louis Cardinals 4 $14,000,000.00 Stats Stats
2014 St. Louis Cardinals 4 $15,000,000.00 Stats -
2015 St. Louis Cardinals 4 $15,000,000.00 Stats -
2016 St. Louis Cardinals 4 $14,000,000.00 - -
2017 St. Louis Cardinals 4 $14,000,000.00 Stats -
2018 St. Louis Cardinals 4 $20,000,000.00 Stats -
2019 St. Louis Cardinals 4 $20,000,000.00 - -
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Yadier Benjamin Molina is a active Major League Baseball player with the St. Louis Cardinals (2004-today). Yadi, his nickname, is widely considered one of the greatest defensive catchers in baseball history having won nine Gold Glove Awards , six Fielding Bible Awards , and four Platinum Gloves . Did you know Molina is the only Cardinals catcher in their storied history to appear in at least five postseasons?

Did you know that Yadier Molina was the first Cardinals catcher to hit a grand slam in an Opening Day game? On April 5, 2010 , Molina hit his first career grand slam, in the first game of the year, and became just the third Cardinal with an Opening Day slam, joining Mark McGwire and Scott Rolen !

Did you know that when Yadier Molina was behind the plate during his 1,440th career game, on April 8, 2016, he broke the Cardinals ' record for most games caught in franchise history? Yadi said after the game, "To be at this level is hard to do for a long time. Obviously, when I signed after the 2000 Draft, I never thought I would be in this position. It's a great feeling." Do you know what backstop's record he broke? [ Answer ]

Did you know that Yadier Molina was the first batter ever walked in a Major League game without being thrown a pitch? On April 2, 2017, Opening Day , with the score tied 3-3, in the bottom of the ninth inning, with a runner on second base, Cubs manager Joe Maddon issued a free pass to Molina, who was sent to first without receiving a pitch. Do you know who the pitcher was that made history that same day? [ Answer ]

Yadier Molina | Yadi's Intentional Walk | MLB Advanced Media, L.P.

Did you know that when Yadier Molina homered during the 2017 All-Star Game , he became the oldest catcher to homer during a Midsummer Classic ?

Yadier Molina Home Runs | The St. Louis Cardinals | July 27, 2017

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