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Twins #38 C S/R

HT/WT

DOB

DRAFTED

STATUS

SALARY

5'10, 180 lbs

1/15/1980 (23)

1997: Rd 3, Pk 57 (MIN)

Active: Rested (92%)

$300,000 (1)

2003 SEASON STATISTICS
AVGHRRBIWAR
.224422-0.6
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2003 SEASON STATISTICS
AVGHRRBIWAR
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CAREER STATISTICS
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2003 SEASON PROJECTIONS
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Position Ratings
P0
C6
1B0
2B0
3B0
SS0
LF0
CF0
RF0
Batting Ratings
Contact8 / 8
Gap5 / 5
Power5 / 6
Eye10 / 10
Avoid K6 / 6
Offensive Ratings
Speed3
Stealing3
Running3
vs. LHP
9
5
6
10
6
.
Sacrifice Bunt
Bunt for Hit
Hitter Type
vs. RHP
7
5
5
10
6
.
6
2
Normal
Arm Ratings
C6
IF5
OF2
Character Ratings
LOY0
WIN0
LDR10
PRS5
CON5
Pitching Ratings
Stuff1 / 1
Control1 / 1
Movement3 / 3
Other Ratings
Endurance0
Velocity0
Hold Runner0
Ground Ball0
Durability7
vs. LHP
1
1
3
Pitches Thrown
Fastball
None
None
None
None
vs. RHP
1
1
3
.
1
0
0
0
0
Standard Batting
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Year Age Team Lg WAR G PA AB R H D T HR RBI SB CS BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
1998 18 PIT A 0.26 108 380 291 42 68 15 0 10 39 4 6 76 63 .234 .411 .388 .799 104 113 0 10 0 2 0 *2
1999 19 PIT A 4.80 135 595 454 92 127 19 1 34 76 6 4 129 77 .280 .450 .551 1.001 127 250 0 12 0 0 0 *2
2000 20 PIT AA 1.19 28 129 101 18 31 7 0 7 19 2 1 23 20 .307 .457 .584 1.041 135 59 0 3 0 2 0 *2
2000 20 PIT AAA 2.69 100 385 303 63 91 12 1 18 63 4 3 73 69 .300 .449 .525 .974 126 159 0 5 0 4 0 *2
2000 20 PIT NL 0.94 8 9 9 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 .222 .222 .222 .444 57 2 0 0 0 0 0 /2
2001 21 PIT NL -0.11 85 207 173 32 43 4 1 4 17 0 1 26 53 .249 .353 .353 .706 89 61 4 3 3 2 1 /23
2002 22 MIN NL 0.19 72 237 183 46 44 3 1 4 25 1 0 49 46 .240 .404 .333 .738 95 61 5 2 2 1 0 /258
2003 23 MIN NL -0.31 76 309 259 22 58 7 1 4 22 0 0 44 70 .224 .343 .305 .648 87 79 6 4 0 2 0 *2
4 yrs       0.71 241 762 624 101 147 14 3 12 66 1 1 119 170 .236 .363 .325 .689 94 203 15 9 5 5 1
162 Avg.       0.48 162 512 419 68 99 9 2 8 44 1 1 80 114 .236 .363 .325 .689 94 136 10 6 3 3 1
        WAR G PA AB R H D T HR RBI SB CS BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB    
MIN (4 yrs)       0.71 241 762 624 101 147 14 3 12 66 1 1 119 170 .236 .363 .325 .689 94 203 15 9 5 5 1
AL (2 yrs)       -0.12 148 546 442 68 102 10 2 8 47 1 0 93 116 .231 .370 .317 .686 93 140 11 6 2 3 0
NL (2 yrs)       0.71 93 216 182 33 45 4 1 4 19 0 1 26 54 .247 .347 .346 .694 94 63 4 3 3 2 1
Car. MiLB       8.94 371 1489 1149 215 317 53 2 69 197 16 14 301 229 .276 .436 .506 .941 125 581 - 30 0 8 -
AAA (1 yr)       2.69 100 385 303 63 91 12 1 18 63 4 3 73 69 .300 .439 .525 .964 128 159 - 5 0 4 -    
AA (1 yr)       1.19 28 129 101 18 31 7 0 7 19 2 1 23 20 .307 .442 .584 1.026 137 59 - 3 0 2 -    
A (2 yrs)       5.06 243 975 745 134 195 34 1 44 115 10 10 205 140 .262 .433 .487 .921 123 363 - 22 0 2 -    
Postseason Batting
Year Age Team Lg Series Opp Rslt G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS TB HBP SH SF
2001 21 PIT NL NLDS STL L 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 1.000 .000 1.000 0 0 0 0
1 yr (1)             1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 1.000 .000 1.000 0 0 0 0
              G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS TB HBP SH SF
1 LDS             1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 1.000 .000 1.000 0 0 0 0
Standard Fielding
Year Age Team Pos Lg G GS Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% lgFld% RF/9 lgRF9 RF/G lgRFG SB CS CS% lgCS%
2000 20 PIT C NL 2 2 18.0 16 15 1 0 0 1.000 .994 8.00 9.02 8.00 8.40 1 1 50.0 30.9
2001 21 PIT C NL 35 34 292.2 354 343 8 3 0 .992 .994 10.79 9.29 10.03 8.48 11 6 35.3 32.0
2001 21 PIT 1B NL 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .991 0.00 9.74 0.00 8.71
2002 22 MIN C NL 60 54 479.0 533 521 8 4 0 .992 .994 9.94 9.37 8.82 8.66 30 4 11.8 31.0
2002 22 MIN 3B NL 1 0 2.2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .960 0.00 2.37 0.00 2.13
2002 22 MIN CF NL 1 0 5.0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .978 0.00 2.03 0.00 1.79
2003 23 MIN C NL 72 68 618.1 539 514 25 0 0 1.000 .994 7.85 9.31 7.49 8.63 46 15 24.6 29.3
4 Seasons     C   169 158 1408.0 1442 1393 42 7 0 .995 .992 9.17 8.29 8.49 7.66 88 26 22.8 30.4
1 Season     1B   1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .992 0.00 10.36 0.00 9.36
1 Season     3B   1 0 2.2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .957 0.00 2.53 0.00 2.25
1 Season     CF   1 0 5.0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .980 0.00 2.13 0.00 1.88