Notes: Selected by Phillies in second round of 1996 draft; Signed June 24, 1996
Re-signed with Philadelphia to a five-year deal worth $40 million; June 13, 2005
Re-signed with Philadelphia to a three-year deal worth $33 million; Dec. 19, 2011
Awards: 2001: NL Rookie of the Year; NL All-Star Team
2002: NL All-Star Team
2005: NL All-Star Team
2007: NL MVP; Gold Glove; Silver Sluggers
2008: Gold Glove
2009: Gold Glove
2012: Gold Glove
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