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Nick EsaskyHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1992 MLB Years: 1983-1990
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

Positions3B-815, 1B-514, OF-98Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameNicholas Andrew Esasky
Height6-3Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 24,1960 [57.365]PlaceHialeah,Florida
High SchoolCarol City (Miami,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Cincinnati Reds in the 1st round (17th overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsGeorge Zuraw
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-CIN-#2
MLB DebutJune 19,1983 [23.116]
OrganizationsCIN [11] ATL [2] BOS [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-19
TBC Player ID11183Retrosheet IDesasn001MLBAM ID113891
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed35Power87Contact18XBH80RBIs79Runs46Hitting61Durability64Team.499Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Billings MustangsPioRkcin-3b1864213386510544880435923300.305.421.455.8769719264.399.150.390.39916.2922.351.371.5253.2529.23
1979Tampa TarponsFSLA+cin-3b1912443952118163106636449781100.269.346.387.73317029493.324.118.212.3348.9219.682.202.0343.9024.58
1980Waterbury RedsEastAAcin-3b20135425791151843079268313190600.271.396.544.94023152523.315.273.459.41515.8725.051.585.7414.1745.22
1981Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-3b21121423551122241762114611052150.265.343.456.79919343477.320.191.300.3619.6423.062.393.5624.8838.39
1982Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-3b2210534159901532762124511810240.264.350.563.91319245389.318.299.428.39511.5730.332.626.9412.6350.00
1983Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-3b2349158334450143762384211320.278.415.576.9919119201.286.298.563.42918.9120.901.116.9711.2943.18
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin12,153b23853024180105124662279930315.265.328.450.77813627335.351.185.288.3458.0629.553.673.5825.1733.75
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin123b2411332230621051045125210303536.193.301.348.64911225382.243.155.314.29513.6126.961.982.6232.2040.32
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin123b-of25125413611082102166344110243339.262.332.465.79719242464.297.203.300.3508.8421.982.494.5319.6738.89
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin121b-of261023303576172124102479711408.230.325.403.72813331383.284.173.309.32612.2725.332.063.1327.5040.79
1987Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-1b2713521323605180051100100.442.483.8461.329441158.486.404.500.5498.6218.972.208.6210.4047.83
1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin121b2710034648941922259002976021310.272.327.529.85618343378.289.257.341.3637.6720.112.625.8215.7345.74
1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin121b2812239140951721562724810440746.243.327.412.73916134450.287.169.304.32910.6723.112.173.3326.0735.79
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos71b2915456479156265301081266117300911.277.355.500.85528261633.302.223.339.37910.4318.481.774.7418.8039.10
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl171b309352600000041400000.171.256.171.4276039.286.000.114.21210.2635.903.500.000.000.00
1992Richmond BravesILAAAatl-1b32301081230605141093110100.278.336.472.8085111119.342.194.287.3637.5626.053.444.2021.6036.67
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter8102703336677120211224271814314712159232355.250.329.446.77512052633064.293.196.313.00010.2523.242.273.9822.1638.85
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter64121593415979819112386221731359927718110.277.372.495.86710692292524.331.218.366.00012.4023.731.914.4419.2838.36
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter31810821722995476819395143312838110.276.363.528.8915711291244.325.252.387.00011.5025.082.185.4715.9143.14
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter135425791151843079268313190600.271.396.544.94023152523.315.273.459.00015.8725.051.585.7414.1745.22
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12443952118163106636449781100.269.346.387.73317029493.324.118.212.0008.9219.682.202.0343.9024.58
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter64213386510544880435923300.305.421.455.8769719264.399.150.390.00016.2922.351.371.5253.2529.23
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter64721042555159416923191712244581129231444.245.324.436.7609172022392.291.191.309.00010.2024.292.383.8522.8739.22
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter15456479156265301081266117300911.277.355.500.85528261633.302.223.339.00010.4318.481.774.7418.8039.10
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9352600000041400000.171.256.171.4276039.286.000.114.00010.2635.903.500.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625416713524424854363142325511.250.329.446.77524153613.293.196.313.00010.2523.242.273.9822.1638.85
Average Minor - Per 162 games162546861512552898647915172530.277.372.495.86727058638.331.218.366.00012.4023.731.914.4419.2838.36

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Billings Mustangs PioRkcin183B61--6288226172150.8722.46------6495.389.7
1979Tampa Tarpons FSLA+cin193B122--912342718352325.9232.66------12498.491.0
1980Waterbury Reds EastAAcin203B133--982412319362339.9362.55------13598.595.7
1981Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin213B120--992203725356319.8962.66------12199.288.2
1982Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin223B101--771502113248227.9152.25------10596.274.3
1983Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin233B48--277114911298.8752.04------4998.035.3
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin233B84--531331311199186.9352.21------8598.851.9
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin243B82--51130188199181.9102.21------11372.650.6
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241B25--1697-111761761.0007.04------11322.115.4
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin251B12--373-340401.0003.33------1259.67.5
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25OF54--914--95951.0001.76------12543.233.5
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin253B62--4199813148140.9462.26------12549.638.5
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin261B70--51230542547542.9917.74------10268.643.2
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin263B1---------------1021.00.6
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26OF42--733-276761.0001.81------10241.225.9
1987Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin271B12--1027-111091091.0009.08------1392.38.6
1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin273B1---11-21.5001.00------1001.00.6
1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27OF1--1---111.0001.00------1001.00.6
1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin271B93--77240572817812.9948.73------10093.057.4
1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin281B116--9825267010401034.9948.91------12295.172.0
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29OF1--2---221.0002.00------1540.60.6
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos291B153--1317107612914301424.9969.31------15499.494.4
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl301B9--795578984.9449.33------9100.05.6
1992Richmond Braves ILAAAatl321B24--19910213211209.9918.71------3080.016.7
MLB Totals for 1B - 7 season(s)-   1B478--38682442733441394112.9938.60------4780.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B230--1453634032548508.9272.21------2300.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF98--1677-21741741.0001.78------980.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B269--2034417247716644.8992.39------2690.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B36--30117224320318.9948.83------360.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B133--982412319362339.9362.55------1330.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B122--912342718352325.9232.66------1220.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B61--6288226172150.8722.46------610.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Billings Mustangs PioRkcin18-----61-----
1979Tampa Tarpons FSLA+cin19-----122-----
1980Waterbury Reds EastAAcin20-----133-----
1981Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin21-----120-----
1982Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin22-----101-----
1983Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin23-----48-----
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23-----84-----
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24--25--82-----
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25--12--62---54-
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26--70--1---42-
1987Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin27--12--------
1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27--93--1---1-
1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28--116--------
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29--153------1-
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30--9--------
1992Richmond Braves ILAAAatl32--24--------

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1989AL Player of the Month (August)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1989-11-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1989-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-12-13TradeTraded by Reds with Rob Murphy to Red Sox for Luis Vasquez, Jeff Sellers and Todd Benzinger. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll2560,000-51628-370,78060,00060,000
1986Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll26272,500-3651449386,34760,000332,500
1987Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll27305,000-2741161344,90660,000637,500
1988Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll28460,000-230768++392,10762,5001,097,500
1989Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll29570,000-228972++429,80262,5001,667,500
1990Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll301,350,000-84389++515,727100,0003,017,500
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red