Mobile Site You Are Here > Home > Teams > Franchise Encyclopedia > 2012 Roster (40-man)

2012 Toronto Blue Jays

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 2011 / 2013

73-89, Finished 4th in AL East (Schedule and Results)
View League Standings and Leaders
Manager: John Farrell (73-89)
GM: Alex Anthopoulos, Farm Dir: Charlie Wilson, Scouting Dir: Andrew Tinnish
Scored 716 runs, Allowed 784 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 74-88

Ballparks: Rogers Centre · Attendance: 2,099,663 (8th of 14)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 102, Pitching - 103 · one-year: Batting - 103, Pitching - 104

BaseballAmerica.com: Franchise Executives
News & ViewsThinkFactory
BR Bullpen: Find or enter more info for this team (what's this?)


2011 / 2013 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Henderson Alvarez 22 R R 6' 0" 205 Apr 18, 1990 2 31 31 1 31 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4 $482,900
J.P. Arencibia 26 R R 6' 0" 205 Jan 5, 1986 3 102 94 102 94 0 94 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 5 0 1.7 $489,600
Jose Bautista 31 R R 6' 0" 205 Oct 19, 1980 9 92 92 92 90 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 90 90 2 0 0 3.5 $14,000,000 All-Star
Chad Beck 27 R R 6' 4" 250 Jan 17, 1985 2 15 0 2 14 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
David Carpenter 26 R R 6' 2" 230 Jul 15, 1985 2 3 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Drew Carpenter 27 R R 6' 3" 240 May 18, 1985 5 6 0 0 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Joel Carreno 25 R R 6' 2" 255 Mar 7, 1987 2 11 2 1 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2 $481,700
Brett Cecil 25 R L 6' 3" 220 Jul 2, 1986 4 21 9 1 21 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Jesse Chavez 28 R R 6' 2" 160 Aug 21, 1983 5 9 2 2 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.9
Robert Coello 27 R R 6' 5" 250 Nov 23, 1984 2 6 0 4 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
David Cooper 25 L L 6' 0" 200 Feb 12, 1987 2 45 35 45 29 0 0 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 8 0 0.3
Francisco Cordero 37 R R 6' 3" 245 May 11, 1975 14 41 0 4 41 41 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.6 $4,500,000
Evan Crawford 25 R L 6' 2" 190 Sep 2, 1986 1st 10 0 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Rajai Davis 31 R R 5' 9" 195 Oct 19, 1980 7 142 117 142 135 0 0 0 0 0 0 114 6 24 144 5 6 8 0.8 $2,750,000
Steve Delabar 28 R R 6' 5" 220 Jul 17, 1983 2 27 0 0 27 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4
Kyle Drabek 24 R R 6' 2" 205 Dec 8, 1987 3 13 13 1 13 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 $485,900
Sam Dyson 24 R R 6' 1" 205 May 7, 1988 1st 2 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Edwin Encarnacion 29 R R 6' 1" 230 Jan 7, 1983 8 151 151 151 70 0 0 68 0 1 0 3 0 0 3 82 0 0 5.0 $3,500,000
Yunel Escobar 29 R R 6' 2" 215 Nov 2, 1982 6 145 141 145 143 0 0 0 0 0 143 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 2.9 $5,000,000
Ben Francisco 30 R R 6' 1" 195 Oct 23, 1981 6 27 15 27 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 4 9 13 7 3 -0.2 $1,537,500
Jason Frasor 34 R R 5' 9" 180 Aug 9, 1977 9 50 0 4 50 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4 $3,750,000
Yan Gomes 24 R R 6' 2" 215 Jul 19, 1987 1st 43 26 43 38 0 9 20 0 8 0 4 0 0 4 2 8 0 -0.2
Anthony Gose 21 L L 6' 1" 190 Aug 10, 1990 1st 56 49 56 54 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 22 24 61 0 3 4 0.6
J.A. Happ 29 L L 6' 5" 205 Oct 19, 1982 6 10 6 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3
Adeiny Hechavarria 23 R R 5' 11" 185 Apr 15, 1989 1st 41 39 41 40 0 0 0 8 18 17 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.1 $1,750,000
Shawn Hill 31 R R 6' 2" 180 Apr 28, 1981 7 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2
Drew Hutchison 21 L R 6' 3" 195 Aug 22, 1990 1st 11 11 1 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3
Ryota Igarashi 33 R R 5' 11" 200 May 28, 1979 3 2 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Casey Janssen 30 R R 6' 4" 205 Sep 17, 1981 6 62 0 3 62 62 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.9 $2,000,000
Chad Jenkins 24 R R 6' 4" 235 Dec 22, 1987 1st 13 3 0 13 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2
Kelly Johnson 30 L R 6' 1" 200 Feb 22, 1982 7 142 136 142 136 0 0 0 136 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 5 0 1.8 $6,375,000
Bobby Korecky 32 R R 5' 11" 185 Sep 16, 1979 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Aaron Laffey 27 L L 6' 0" 200 Apr 15, 1985 6 22 16 2 22 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4
Brett Lawrie 22 R R 6' 0" 210 Jan 18, 1990 2 125 125 125 123 0 0 0 0 123 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.5 $482,500
Brad Lincoln 27 L R 6' 0" 225 May 25, 1985 3 24 0 1 24 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Adam Lind 28 L L 6' 2" 195 Jul 17, 1983 7 93 85 93 61 0 0 61 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 32 8 0 0.3 $5,000,000
Aaron Loup 24 L L 5' 11" 205 Dec 19, 1987 1st 33 0 1 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6
Brandon Lyon 32 R R 6' 1" 200 Aug 10, 1979 11 30 0 0 30 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6
Jeff Mathis 29 R R 6' 0" 205 Mar 31, 1983 8 71 60 70 67 2 66 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 2 0.8 $1,500,000
Mike McCoy 31 R R 5' 9" 180 Apr 2, 1981 4 32 12 32 22 0 0 0 8 6 1 4 4 3 11 3 3 10 -0.1
Brandon Morrow 27 R R 6' 3" 210 Jul 26, 1984 6 21 21 0 21 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.2 $4,000,000
Darren Oliver 41 R L 6' 3" 250 Oct 6, 1970 19 62 0 5 62 62 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 $4,000,000
David Pauley 29 R R 6' 2" 215 Jun 17, 1983 5 5 0 2 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Luis Perez 27 L L 6' 0" 210 Jan 20, 1985 2 35 0 3 35 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.7 $485,700
Colby Rasmus 25 L L 6' 2" 195 Aug 11, 1986 4 151 141 151 145 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 145 0 145 4 6 0 1.8 $2,700,000
Scott Richmond 32 R R 6' 5" 220 Aug 30, 1979 4 3 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0
Ricky Romero 27 R L 6' 1" 210 Nov 6, 1984 4 32 32 2 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.4 $5,000,000
Sergio Santos 28 R R 6' 3" 215 Jul 4, 1983 3 6 0 0 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $1,000,000
Moises Sierra 23 R R 6' 1" 220 Sep 24, 1988 1st 49 40 49 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 39 39 5 6 1 -0.9
Travis Snider 24 L L 6' 0" 235 Feb 2, 1988 5 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0.2
Eric Thames 25 L R 6' 0" 210 Nov 10, 1986 2 46 38 46 43 0 0 0 0 0 0 43 0 0 43 2 7 1 -0.7 $485,900
Yorvit Torrealba 33 R R 5' 11" 200 Jul 19, 1978 12 10 7 10 9 0 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -0.1
Carlos Villanueva 28 R R 6' 2" 215 Nov 28, 1983 7 38 16 3 38 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.4 $2,277,500
Omar Vizquel 45 B R 5' 9" 180 Apr 24, 1967 24 60 36 60 50 0 0 2 24 18 10 1 0 0 1 1 12 1 -0.3 $750,000
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

2011 / 2013 Roster (40-man)