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Bill OrtegaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1997-2002 MLB Years: 2001-2001
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PositionsOF-457Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Ortega
Height6-4Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 24,1975 [42.306]PlaceHavana,Cuba

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1997 by the St. Louis Cardinals.
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2001-SLN-#7
MLB DebutSeptember 7,2001 [26.045]
OrganizationsSLN [6] Awards1
TBC Player ID1384Retrosheet IDorteb001MLBAM ID400108
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed30Power50Contact77XBH50RBIs62Runs39Hitting67Durability64Team.485Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Prince William CannonsCaroA+sln-21732492357140015122142010110.229.289.285.5747114271.275.056.137.2637.7515.502.000.000.0024.56
1998Peoria ChiefsMidwAsln-of2210539857110232260483969532014.276.347.359.70614327447.328.083.171.3208.7215.441.770.45199.0024.55
1999Potomac CannonsCaroA+sln-of2311042166129274974773869463217.306.367.454.82119140472.347.148.238.3608.0514.621.821.9146.7831.01
1999Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-of2320691026902100010901004.377.456.5941.050411180.414.217.362.45512.5011.250.902.5034.5042.31
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         130490761553641184774878473221.316.380.473.85323251552.356.157.255.3748.7014.131.631.9944.5532.90
2000Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln33of2486332511081851262152842404410.325.380.518.89817235368.340.193.265.3837.6111.411.503.2627.6732.41
2001Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln33of2513449555142264662664074503417.287.344.392.73619436543.325.105.186.3227.3713.631.851.1082.5025.35
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282555010000000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.000.1770.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2002Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln33of26962934674172735143643423110.253.339.396.73511626338.272.143.256.32510.6512.721.192.0741.8635.14
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter55010000000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter6242257308646134173831820322123482213151282.286.351.411.7629281892519.322.125.214.0008.4213.821.641.5159.3929.26
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter230788101216436139771076117926527.274.342.393.73531062881.306.119.212.0008.6313.281.541.4860.6228.70
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter106401611342751472153851414414.334.394.531.92521346448.353.197.282.0008.4811.381.343.1328.6434.33
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter183670891864149898959111473327.278.338.391.72926254743.320.113.200.0007.9414.941.881.2174.4429.03
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10539857110232260483969532014.276.347.359.70614327447.328.083.171.0008.7215.441.770.45199.0024.55
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter55010000000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16216203200000003200000.200.200.200.400320162.250.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162586801683541083585590634321.286.351.411.76224149654.322.125.214.0008.4213.821.641.5159.3929.26

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1998Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln22OF50--7434-8177.9511.54------10547.635.7
1999Potomac Cannons CaroA+sln23OF109--2521132266263.9892.41------11099.178.4
1999Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln23OF20--43---43431.0002.15------20100.014.3
2000Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln24OF84--16388-179171.9552.04------8697.760.4
2001Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln25OF124--21987-234227.9701.83------13492.586.7
2002Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln26OF70--12943-136133.9781.90------9672.949.3
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF194--3481210-370360.9731.86------1940.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF104--20688-222214.9642.06------1040.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF109--2521132266263.9892.41------1090.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF50--7434-8177.9511.54------500.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1998Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln22---------50-
1999Potomac Cannons CaroA+sln23---------109-
1999Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln23---------20-
2000Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln24---------84-
2001Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln25---------124-
2002Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln26---------70-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor252693173610022042161010003.387.482.5591.0415212110.420.172.36614.559.090.631.8246.5033.33
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs2693173610022042161010003.387.482.5591.0415212110.420.172.36614.559.090.631.8246.5033.33

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2000Texas League All-Star (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1997-03-11ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
* 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
2001St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll25200,000-77137-1,897,758200,000200,000
* 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