J-Rolling to History
Take a look inside the numbers and moments that define Jimmy Rollins' career and decide for yourself if the Phillies shortstop is a future Hall-of-Famer.
Age: 33, turns 34 on Nov. 27.
Size: 5-8, 180 pounds.
Signed: Through 2014 with a vesting option for 2015 if Rollins gets 600 plate appearances in 2014 or 1,100 PAs in 2013-14.
Did you know?: Rollins is 10 away from becoming the fourth Phillies player to reach 2,000 career hits … Recently passed Larry Bowa for games played all-time among Phillies shortstops … Was a second-round pick by the Phillies in 1996, the 46th overall pick … Five shortstops were taken ahead of Rollins, including Joey Espada, who was taken by Rollins’ hometown Athletics with the 45th pick.