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Billy Butler | First Baseman | #36

Team: New York Yankees
Age / DOB:  (31) / 4/18/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'0 / 260
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: None
Drafted: 2004 / Rd. 1 (14) / KC
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Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports that Billy Butler is someone the Rays are considering.
Topkin also says the club could "possibly" consider Matt Wieters, although that seems highly unlikely after they inked Wilson Ramos to a two-year contract. Butler would give the Rays an option at designated hitter and possibly occasionally at first base against left-handed pitching, although his success against southpaws has waned the last two seasons. He'll turn 31 in April and surely can be had cheaply after batting just .266/.325/.390 over the last three campaigns. Jan 27 - 9:36 AM

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Career Stats
YearTMGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
2007KC923299623285238275500.292.347.447.794
2008KC124443122220115544335701.275.324.400.724
2009KC1596081835112193785810310.301.362.492.853
2010KC158595189450157877697800.318.388.469.857
2011KC159597174440199574669521.291.361.461.822
2012KC16161419232129107725411121.313.373.510.882
2013KC1625821682701582627910200.289.374.412.787
2014KC15154914932096657419600.271.323.379.702
2015OAK1515381352811565635210100.251.323.390.713
2016NYY972507118053527214200.284.336.416.752
Career Totals:141451051479322514772859250084053.290.354.441.795

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Gary Sanchez
2Austin Romine
3Erik Kratz
1B1Greg Bird
2Chase Headley
3Tyler Austin
2B1Starlin Castro
2Tyler Wade
SS1Didi Gregorius
2Ronald Torreyes
3B1Todd Frazier
LF1Brett Gardner
CF1Aaron Hicks
2Jacoby Ellsbury
RF1Aaron Judge
DH1Matt Holliday
2Clint Frazier
3Miguel Andujar
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Masahiro Tanaka
2Luis Severino
3Sonny Gray
4CC Sabathia
5Jaime Garcia
6Jordan Montgomery
7Luis Cessa
8Michael Pineda
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Aroldis Chapman
2Dellin Betances
3David Robertson
4Tommy Kahnle
5Adam Warren
6Chad Green
7Chasen Shreve
8Bryan Mitchell
9Giovanny Gallegos
10Ben Heller
11Caleb Smith
12Jonathan Holder
13Domingo German