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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Alexander Cole Jr.
Stat Years
1985-2001  [mlb] 1990-1996
Height/Weight
6-0 / 170
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
OF (1255) ... CF (24) ... DH (14)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
George Wythe (Richmond,VA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in Round #2 (#43 overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1990-07-27 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.344)
Service Time
Organizations
SLN [5] CLE [3] MIN [2] PIT [1] COL [1] BOS [1] MIA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10024 ... retro id: colea001 ... mlbam id: 112464
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1985Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln-19of---166232606151113468302710100.263.348.306.654264717.336.043.29311.3610.230.90232.00.3811.5
    1986St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-20of---2742867698910265622543722110.343.449.381.83034510910.346.038.39215.6510.720.690.00.0010.2
    1986Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-20of---2632002550241162413173010100.250.311.315.626219637.205.065.2887.7613.701.76200.00.4614.0
    1987Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-21of---3125477681221242276829445505150.256.318.310.62852714818.229.054.2858.3510.441.25238.50.3814.8
    1988Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-22of---41203924491780244015425916110.232.307.291.59844211415.230.059.2729.5013.351.400.00.0016.5
    1989St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln123of---5832260001413700000.188.257.188.4453560.188.000.2408.5720.002.330.00.000.0
    1989Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-23of---512745575128552294719717614110.281.379.327.70653214912.264.046.33313.3514.291.07227.50.389.4
    1990Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-24of---610439071120940313819556918210.308.393.351.74445613713.233.043.37212.0615.131.250.00.0010.8
    1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle224ofL-S-E-P663227436854013409283810002.300.379.357.736256819.317.057.36010.9414.841.360.00.0013.2
    1991Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-25of---7832660103134310000.188.297.250.5473781.125.062.20710.818.110.750.00.0016.7
    1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle225ofL-S-E-P7122387581141730212717584714228.295.386.354.74045213720.235.059.33312.8310.400.810.00.0017.5
    1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle226ofL-S-E-P841971120100592102110102.206.284.216.500109211.186.010.2609.1719.272.100.00.005.0
    1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit6126ofL-S-E-P86420533573701074184601112.278.335.361.6962257410.185.083.3568.0020.442.560.00.0017.5
    1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol527ofL-S-E-P91263485089940243013435824236.256.339.305.64439910613.221.049.30510.7814.541.350.00.0014.6
    1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin128ofL-S-E-P1010534568102155423298446016223.296.375.403.77839813924.296.107.34611.0615.081.3686.21.0123.5
    1995Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin129ofL-S-E-P1128791027321141381512000.342.409.468.87790376.203.126.4138.8916.671.8879.01.1122.2
    1996Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-30of---12823045790148439117504724203.296.397.434.83136213226.316.138.33713.8112.980.9476.01.1028.9
    1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos230cfL-S-E-P122472131651075381102102.222.296.319.61583236.236.097.2589.6413.251.380.00.0037.5
    1997Madison Black WolfNorthernIndy------31cf---13271122038612216216820003.339.431.464.895130529.304.125.35312.316.150.5056.01.5423.7
    1997Charlotte KnightsILAAAmia-31of---13391052022502741182012001.210.331.314.645126337.305.104.24114.2915.871.1152.51.5931.8
    1999Bridgeport BluefishAtlIndy------33cf---149533765109227253275724500005.323.443.448.89140915131.404.125.00017.6011.000.63168.50.4928.4
    2000Bridgeport BluefishAtlIndy------34cf---1511339783112242349123935700000.282.418.375.79349014929.350.093.00018.9811.630.61132.30.6125.9
    2001Bridgeport BluefishAtlIndy------35cf---162810516288121112121600000.267.342.419.7611174411.257.152.00010.2613.681.3352.51.7139.3
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)573176028649358265117148592172967199825.280.360.351.711201261889.245.071.33210.7914.711.36352.00.2518.0
    American League Totals (6 yrs)38312072033474615583111421561925146417.287.370.363.733138843866.262.076.33711.2413.831.23241.40.3619.0
    National League Totals (2 yrs)19055383146121103437176110425348.264.338.325.66362418023.208.061.3239.7816.671.700.00.0015.8
    Minor League Totals816290550479468361221633913738843011311094.273.360.334.6943345970116.264.061.31611.6012.861.11242.10.3614.6
    Minor: Indy Totals26395118428760119134461219312620008.302.421.416.837114639680.353.114.34116.8410.990.65105.70.7927.9
    Minor: Rk Totals66232606151113468302710100.263.348.306.654264717.336.043.29311.3610.230.90232.00.3811.5
    Minor: A+ Totals8231878104910276023574422110.327.431.362.79338011510.330.035.37815.0011.580.770.00.009.6
    Minor: AA Totals125477681221242276829445505150.256.318.310.62852714818.229.054.2858.3510.441.25238.50.3814.8
    Minor: AAA Totals54318782985074230914916577257304824734.270.359.339.698217463681.252.069.31711.8213.981.18208.70.4116.0
    Cleveland Indians Totals (3 yrs)226711112202237039762896106343212.284.370.336.70681723930.255.052.33211.7512.971.100.00.0014.9
    Minnesota Twins Totals (2 yrs)133424781291875373011527528223.304.381.415.79648817630.278.111.35810.6615.371.4484.81.0223.3
    Colorado Rockies Totals (1 yrs)1263485089940243013435824236.256.339.305.64439910613.221.049.30510.7814.541.350.00.0014.6
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)6420533573701074184601112.278.335.361.6962257410.185.083.3568.0020.442.560.00.0017.5
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)2472131651075381102102.222.296.319.61583236.236.097.2589.6413.251.380.00.0037.5
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1996Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-301---009.0010001101.02110121003.0018.000.009.0018.009.002.00.000
    1996Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA----301---009.0010001101.02110121003.0018.000.009.0018.009.002.00.000
    Minor League Totals009.0010001101.02110121003.0018.000.009.0018.009.002.00.000
    Minor: AAA Totals009.0010001101.02110121003.0018.000.009.0018.009.002.00.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1985Johnson City CardinalsAppRk19OF6600.01271230142139.9792.100.0097.1100.01
    1986St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+20OF7400.0201480213205.9622.800.0054.4100.04
    1986Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA20OF6200.0135692150141.9402.300.0043.798.42
    1987Arkansas TravelersTexAA21OF12100.028914105313303.9682.500.0089.696.81
    1988Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA22OF11700.02761313290289.9972.500.0082.497.51
    1989St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+23OF800.01300013131.0001.600.005.8100.09
    1989Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA23OF12700.03201482342334.9772.600.0087.6100.01
    1990Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA24OF10000.0181691196187.9541.900.0069.996.23
    1990Cleveland IndiansALMLB24OF5900.0145361154148.9612.500.0036.493.74
    1990Cleveland IndiansALMLB24DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.68
    1991Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA25OF800.0182212220.9092.500.005.8100.012
    1991Cleveland IndiansALMLB25OF10700.0256681270262.9702.400.0066.087.71
    1991Cleveland IndiansALMLB25DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.74.96
    1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB26OF5300.0855109190.9891.700.0032.782.85
    1992Cleveland IndiansALMLB26OF2400.0331113534.9711.400.0014.858.56
    1992Cleveland IndiansALMLB26DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.59.85
    1993Colorado RockiesNLMLB27OF9300.0219541228224.9822.400.0057.473.83
    1994Minnesota TwinsALMLB28OF10000.0245480257249.9692.500.0088.595.21
    1994Minnesota TwinsALMLB28DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.91.07
    1995Minnesota TwinsALMLB29OF2300.0441304845.9382.000.0016.082.15
    1995Minnesota TwinsALMLB29DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.47.112
    1996Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA30OF7900.0153661165159.9642.000.0055.696.33
    1996Boston Red SoxALMLB30CF2400.0371113938.9741.600.0014.8100.04
    1997Charlotte KnightsILAAA31OF3400.0462114948.9801.400.0024.187.27
    MLB Totals - (CF)2400371113938.9741.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)4590010272531410831052.9712.300.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)1400000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)52700112949361112141178.9702.200.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)1210028914105313303.9682.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)8200214480226218.9652.700.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (OF)66001271230142139.9792.100.000.00.00
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    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1985Minor---------66-
    1986Minor---------136-
    1987Minor---------121-
    1988Minor---------117-
    1989Minor---------135-
    1990MLB---------591
    1990Minor---------100-
    1991MLB---------1076
    1991Minor---------8-
    1992MLB---------774
    1993MLB---------93-
    1994MLB---------1001
    1995MLB---------232
    1996MLB-------24---
    1996Minor---------79-
    1997Minor---------34-
    Totals-------24-125514