Jeff Bailey #55

  • 1B
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 2"/200

Jeff Bailey MLB Career Stats

.228 6 16 0 .773

Jeff Bailey Bio

  • Full Name: Jeffrey Todd Bailey
  • Born: 11/19/1978 in Longview, WA
  • Draft: 1997, Florida Marlins, 2nd rd. (64th overall)
  • High School: Kelso, WA
  • Debut: July 6, 2007
  • Ret., Final Game: 7/4/2009
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MLB Career Stats 136 25 31 6 16 0 .228 .340 .773


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Jeff Bailey Awards

INT Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2008 Pawtucket INT

INT Most Valuable Player

Year Team League
2008 Pawtucket INT

INT Player of the Week

Week Team League
07/02/2006 Pawtucket INT

INT Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2008 Pawtucket INT

Jeff Bailey Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
November 2, 2011 1B Jeff Bailey elected free agency.
April 6, 2011 1B Jeff Bailey assigned to Rochester Red Wings from Minnesota Twins.
November 20, 2010 Minnesota Twins signed free agent LF Jeff Bailey to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
November 6, 2010 1B Jeff Bailey elected free agency.
April 7, 2010 1B Jeff Bailey assigned to Reno Aces from Arizona Diamondbacks.
December 28, 2009 Arizona Diamondbacks signed free agent 1B Jeff Bailey to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
October 9, 2009 LF Jeff Bailey elected free agency.
September 3, 2009 Jeff Bailey assigned to Pawtucket Red Sox.
September 3, 2009 LF Jeff Bailey roster status changed by Boston Red Sox.
September 1, 2009 Boston Red Sox designated 1B Jeff Bailey for assignment.
September 1, 2009 Pawtucket Red Sox designated LF Jeff Bailey for assignment.
August 14, 2009 Boston Red Sox optioned LF Jeff Bailey to Pawtucket Red Sox.
August 3, 2009 sent LF Jeff Bailey on a rehab assignment to Pawtucket Red Sox.
July 6, 2009 Jeff Bailey roster status changed by Boston Red Sox.
July 5, 2009 Jeff Bailey roster status changed by Boston Red Sox.
June 30, 2009 Boston Red Sox recalled 1B Jeff Bailey from Pawtucket Red Sox.
June 2, 2009 Boston Red Sox optioned Jeff Bailey to Pawtucket Red Sox.
April 21, 2009 Boston Red Sox recalled Jeff Bailey from Pawtucket Red Sox.
April 21, 2009 Boston Red Sox selected the contract of Jeff Bailey from Pawtucket Red Sox.

Jeffrey Todd Bailey Bio Info

Jeffrey Todd Bailey...1997 graduate of Kelso (WA) High School. 2010 Spent entire season with Triple-A Reno after signing as a minor league free agent with Arizona, December 23, 2009...Homered in his first game, April 8 vs. Fresno (solo home run)...batted .341 (28-for-82) in 22 April games...Set a season-high, and a Reno franchise record, with eight rbi, June 6 vs. Portland...Hit safely in 11 straight games, July 6-19...drove in 16 runs during that 11-game span...Batted .333 (33-for-99) with nine doubles, one triple, three home runs, 23 rbi and 23 runs scored in 27 July games...Batted .312 (43-for-138) vs. left-handed pitching and .279 (95-for-340) against right-handed pitching...batted .301 (93-for-309) with 50 rbi before the All-Star break...Finished first on the Aces in runs scored and games played, second in batting average, doubles, home runs, rbi and total bases and second in on-base percentage and slugging percentage (.462). 2009 Had two stints with the Red Sox prior to the All-Star break before suffering an injury in early July, but spent majority of the season at Triple-A Pawtucket...Had his contract purchased from Pawtucket on April 22 and appeared in 23 games for the Red Sox...Had a career-high 3 RBI courtesy a 3-run home run on April 22 vs. Twins...Optioned to Pawtucket on May 31...Recalled from Pawtucket on June 30 and collected a career-high 3 hits @ Orioles...Placed on the disabled list from July 6 (retro to July 5) with a high left ankle sprain...Activated from the disabled list on Aug. 13 after 9-game rehab assignment and assigned to Pawtucket...Designated for assignment by the Red Sox on Sept. 1 and outrighted to Pawtucket on Sept. 3. 2008 Spent majority of the season at Triple-A Pawtucket, where he earned International League MVP and BBWAA Red Sox Minor League Award honors, and also appeared in 27 games over 3 stints for the Red Sox...Became the sixth PawSox all-time to receive IL MVP honors: Pat Dodson (1986), Jim Rice (1974), Ted Cox (1977), Gary Allenson (1978) and Dave Stapleton (1979)...Set minor league career highs with 88 runs scored, 25 home runs and a .562 slugging percentage while matching careers bests with 126 hits and 28 doubles...Among IL leaders, ranked first with 88 runs scored, second with a .562 slugging percentage, third with a .405 on-base percentage, tied for fifth with 25 homers, sixth with 62 walks, seventh with 235 total bases and 12th with 75 RBI...Along with teammate Charlie Zink, who earned IL Most Valuable Pitcher honors, became the first teammates to win both awards in the same season since Norfolkfs Butch Huskey and Jason Isringhausen in 1995...Started for the IL All-Star Team at the Triple-A All-Star Game on July 16 and went 0-for-1 with a walk...Selected to the IL Post-Season All-Star team...At Pawtucket, batted leadoff for the first time in his career and over 89 games, hit .315 (113-for-359) with 24 home runs (6 leadoff) and 65 RBI as the team went 60-29...Had 68 appearances at first base, 9 in left field, 25 in right field and 14 as the designated hitter...Had his contract purchased from Pawtucket on May 30 and played in 3 straight games before being optioned on June 3...Recalled on July 7 for a brief 2-game stint and optioned on July 9...Recalled on Aug. 14 and batted .311 over 22 games...Had a pinch-hit triple and scored the eventual game-winning run in the bottom of the 8th inning of a 5-4 win vs. Indians on Sept. 24. 2007 Played majority of the season at Triple-A Pawtucket but made his Major League debut, a 3-game stint with the Red Sox from July 6-8, in his 11th season of professional baseball...Among PawSox leaders, ranked second with 15 home runs, 60 RBI and 59 walks; tied for third with 64 runs; fourth with 115 games; and tied for fourth with 22 doubles...Had his contract purchased from Pawtucket on July 6 and made his Major League debut as the starting first baseman, going 0-for-4 @ Tigers...Got his first hit with a solo home run off Nate Robertson on July 8 @ Tigers after an 0-for-8 start to his careercbecame the first Red Sox player to homer for his first hit since Kevin Youkilis on May 15, 2004 @ Blue Jays...Outrighted to Pawtucket on July 12. 2006 In his 10th professional season and 3rd in the Red Sox system, played for Triple-A Pawtucket and tied for 6th in the International League with 22 home runs and was 5th with 82 RBIs...also tied for 4th in the league with a .383 on-base percentage, ranked 9th with a .489 slugging percentage, tied for 10th with 5 triples and was 2nd with 74 walks...led all Red Sox Minor Leaguers in home runs and ranked 3rd in RBIs...batted .275 in 134 games overall, drawing a career-high 74 walks...appeared in 76 games at first base and 18 in left field...appeared in 8 Major League Spring Training games with Boston, batting .385 (5-for-13) with a .429 on-base percentage and .615 slugging percentage.

PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Was named International League Player of the Week for June 26-July 2, one of only 2 Pawtucket players to earn the weekly honor in 2006 (also David Murphy)...his line for the week: 8 G, .375 avg., 9-for-24, 3 2B, 3 HR, 11 RBI, 6 BB, .875 SLG...the highlight of his week came vs. Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (Phillies) in Game 2 of a July 2 doubleheader, when he went 3-for-3 with a double, 2 homers, 5 RBI, 3 runs and a walk.

INSIDE THE NUMBERS: Hit .296 (93-for-314) with 12 homers and 52 RBIs in his final 89 games beginning June 1 after batting just .229 (33-for-144) in 45 games in April and May...was a .318 (47-for-148) hitter with 12 homers against lefties, while batting just .255 (79-for-310) with 10 long balls off righties. 2005 Split the season between Double-A Portland and Triple-A Pawtucket...was a non-roster invitee to Major League Spring Training...began the season with Pawtucket but was sent to Portland in mid April...returned to Pawtucket on June 23, where he remained the rest of the season...with the PawSox, saw action at catcher, first base, third base, left field and designated hitter...had one of the finest offensive days of his career June 16 vs. Harrisburg, when he went 3-for-6 with 2 homers and 7 RBIs for Portland. 2004 Was a Double-A Eastern League All-Star in his first season in the Red Sox organization, hitting .294 in 91 games for Portland, where he also played as a Marlins farmhand in 2001...after batting .262 (16-for-61) in 19 April games, hit .342 (53-for-155) over his next 48 contests in May and June to earn a trip to Bowie for the All-Star Game as the North Division's starting catcher... went 0-for-1 with a walk...was the Red Sox' Minor League Player of the Month for June, when he hit .349 (29-for-83) with 10 doubles, 4 home runs, 12 RBI and 19 runs scored in 26 games...recorded a career-best 13-game hitting streak June 19-July 1, batting .419 (18-for-43) with 6 doubles, a triple, 4 homers, 11 RBI and 10 runs...earned a promotion to Triple-A Pawtucket July 27, and went 3-for-10 (.300) over 3 games in just his 2nd career Triple-A stint. 2003 In his 7th season of pro ball, earned his first taste of Triple-A action with the Expos' Edmonton club Aug. 27-Sept. 1 after playing 337 games at the Double-A level...batted .375 (21-for-56) with 17 RBI over his last 16 games with Double-A Harrisburg to earn the promotion to the Edmonton Trappers...with 13 homers at Harrisburg and one at Edmonton, matched his career high of 14 long balls from 2000. 2002 Ranked 2nd in the Eastern League with a .416 on-base percentage for Double-A Harrisburg after getting traded to the Expos from the Marlins on March 28...hit .282 with 17 doubles, 13 home runs and 52 RBI, including a .306 (57-for-186) mark on the road. 2001 Slugged a career-best 28 doubles for the Marlins' Portland club in his first season at the Double-A level, while matching his career high of 66 RBI from 2000...stole a career-best 7 bases... played in 129 games, including 96 at first base...batted .320 (32-for-100) in May. 2000 Collected 113 hits with the Marlins' Single-A Brevard County affiliate after connecting for a combined 120 in his first 3 years of pro ball...had 4 hitting streaks of 7 games or more, including a season-high 11-game tear July 28-Aug. 9...hit .329 (24-for-73) in June to raise his average to .251 from .218. 1999 Made the jump to Single-A Kane County after 2 seasons with the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League Marlins...finished the year with a .462 slugging percentage and recorded double-digit home runs (10) for the first time in his career...notched a season-best 10-game hitting streak Aug. 22-Sept. 4. 1998 Hit .331 (42-for-127) with 28 RBI in 37 games for the rookie-level Gulf Coast Marlins... named GCL Hitter of the Week for the week of July 13-19, batting .500 (10-for-20) with 3 doubles, 8 RBI and 5 runs in 6 games. 1997 Played in just 5 Gulf Coast League games after signing with the Marlins July 2...collected one hit in 7 at-bats, and walked once.