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Francisco CorderoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 1999-2012
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PositionsP-963Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFrancisco Javier Cordero
Height6-2Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 11,1975 [43.072]PlaceSanto Domingo,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1994 by the Detroit Tigers.Service Time12.046 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1998-MLB-#41 ... 1999-DET-#3 ... 2000-MLB-#29 ... 2000-TEX-#2
MLB DebutAugust 2,1999 [24.083]
OrganizationsTEX [7] DET [5] CIN [4] MIL [2] HOU [1] TOR [1] Awards7Awards Voting1-2
TBC Player ID1024Retrosheet IDcordf002MLBAM ID150188
RelationshipsUncle of Diego Cordero
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (50.47%) -- Slider (27.17%) -- Changeup (17.00%) -- Curveball (5.36%)
Fastball Velocity [2012] - 92.54 - [2011] - 92.94 - [2010] - 94.42
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts75Walks42Hittable70SO/BB58vsPower70Hitting0Durability72Team.491Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1995Jamestown JammersNYPLA-det-ST20475.2215141000088.09662513375411001.519.820.313.785.521.46.364-
1995Fayetteville GeneralsSALAdet-ST20036.30440000020.0261614112194001.9011.700.455.408.551.58.000-
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST04105.42191810000108.012278654497315001.5810.170.334.086.081.49.2863.59
1996Jamestown JammersNYPLA-det-ST21000.82220000011.051102100000.644.09--1.648.185.00--
1996Fayetteville GeneralsSALAdet-S/R21002.5721100007.02220670001.142.57--7.719.001.17--
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0001.50431000018.073308170000.833.50--4.008.502.13-2.62
1997West Michigan WhitecapsMidwAdet-CL22610.995005000473554.036136215675000.945.960.332.4811.104.47.857-
1998Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-Rel2300--10100000.0100000000----------0.00--
1998Jacksonville SunsSouAAdet21Rel23114.86170170015816.21912919180001.6810.260.544.869.722.00.500-
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0114.86180180015816.22012919180001.7410.800.544.869.722.00.5003.38
1999Jacksonville SunsSouAAdet21CL24411.384704700432752.03598322583001.096.020.523.789.972.64.800-
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet43Rel24223.3220020004019.01977218191001.959.000.958.539.001.06.5005.34
2000Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-Rel25004.1530300314.07320351002.3114.54--6.2310.381.67--
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex30Rel25125.35560560013077.08751461148497041.7510.131.285.595.701.02.3335.73
2001Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-Rel26010.59120120012615.082103200000.724.70--1.7611.746.67.000-
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex30Rel26013.8630300202.03110211002.1411.57--7.713.860.50.0004.76
2002Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-Rel27025.8411110008212.01514827212001.7810.951.465.1115.323.00.000-
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex31R/CL27201.793903900251045.033129213411021.016.550.402.588.143.151.0002.72
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex31R/CL28582.947307300361582.2703327438901021.317.620.444.149.802.37.3852.93
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex31CL29342.136706700634971.2601917132793211.287.530.134.029.922.47.4292.41
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex31CL30313.396906900603769.0612826530790041.327.960.653.9110.302.63.7503.15
2006Texas RangersALMLBtex31Rel31744.81490490021648.2492726516543031.349.060.922.969.993.38.6363.43
2006Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil48R/CL31311.692802800261626.22055216301001.356.750.675.4010.121.88.7503.67
2007Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil48CL32042.986606600584463.0522321418862011.117.390.572.5612.224.78.0002.25
2008Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin48CL33543.337207200633470.0612826638783031.417.810.774.869.982.05.5563.77
2009Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin48CL34262.166806800593966.2582116230583001.327.830.274.057.831.93.2503.10
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin48CL35653.847507500644072.2683231536592021.438.420.624.467.311.64.5453.92
2011Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin48CL36532.456806800633769.2492019622424131.026.330.782.845.431.91.6254.02
2012Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor48Rel37355.77410410017234.0482422714264001.8112.581.833.676.821.86.3755.45
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37Rel370319.8060600105.01311112451013.4023.403.607.209.001.25.0009.30
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter47533.38800080000575329820.275134231064375796373261.378.200.704.098.692.12.4700.54
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter15163.26164221420012879279.02501341021211627926001.308.000.383.718.932.41.484-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter033.09261250023931.1301911213463001.348.440.563.6612.943.54.000-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter522.226406400583568.1542117431763001.237.040.524.049.912.45.714-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--10100000.0100000000----------0.00--
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter642.435655100473581.0643122333939001.197.080.333.6510.292.82.600-
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter474.7317161000099.010163523396411001.419.180.273.555.821.64.364-
Texas Rangers Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter21203.45356035600220117394.036317115228179393162161.378.230.634.068.912.20.512-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter18182.96283028300249150277.0236101921912623712181.307.600.614.067.641.88.500-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter352.609409400846089.17228266341163011.187.200.603.4011.603.41.375-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter355.77410410017234.0482422714264001.8112.581.833.676.821.86.375-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter223.3220020004019.01977218191001.959.000.958.539.001.06.500-
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0319.8060600105.01311112451013.4023.403.607.209.001.25.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13143.3821302130015388220.020091831710021210171.378.200.704.098.692.12.4810.54
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12133.26128171110010062220.01951058099121820001.308.000.383.718.932.41.480-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex31p2751000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2008Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin48p33691000000000000001.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin48p35701000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1443000000000100001.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1392000000000000001.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter51000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623000000000100001.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1995Jamestown Jammers NYPLA-det20P15--12226-4034.8502.27------15100.019.7
1995Fayetteville Generals SALAdet20P4--233-85.6251.25------4100.02.8
1996Jamestown Jammers NYPLA-det21P2---61-76.8573.00------2100.02.7
1996Fayetteville Generals SALAdet21P2--13--441.0002.00------2100.01.4
1997West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet22P50--283-1310.7690.20------50100.038.2
1998Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet23P17--221-54.8000.24------17100.012.1
1999Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet24P47--18-1991.0000.19------47100.033.3
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P20-1925-1771.0000.350.37-----20100.012.4
2000Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex25P3---------------3100.02.1
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex25P56-77451-109.9000.160.12-----56100.034.6
2001Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex26P12--2---221.0000.17------12100.08.4
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex26P3-2-------------3100.01.9
2002Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex27P11---------------11100.07.6
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex27P39-4555--10101.0000.260.22-----39100.024.1
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex28P73-828111-2019.9500.260.23-----73100.045.1
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex29P67-7168-214141.0000.210.20-----67100.041.4
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex30P69-69210--12121.0000.170.17-----69100.042.6
2006Texas RangersALMLBtex31P49-4854-1991.0000.180.19-----49100.030.2
2006Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil31P28-26-2--221.0000.070.08-----28100.017.3
2007Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil32P66-6326-1881.0000.120.13-----66100.040.7
2008Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin33P72-70161-87.8750.100.10-----72100.044.4
2009Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34P68-6658-113131.0000.190.20-----68100.042.0
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin35P75-721101-1211.9170.150.15-----75100.046.3
2011Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin36P68-6988121716.9410.240.23-----68100.042.0
2012Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor37P41-3414--551.0000.120.155-100.0-41100.025.3
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37P6-511--221.0000.330.402-100.0-6100.03.7
MLB Totals for P - 14 season(s)-   P800-818519358149144.9660.180.187-100.0-8000.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P26--2---221.0000.08------260.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P64--310111413.9290.20------640.00.0
A Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P56--5146-2519.7600.34------560.00.0
A- Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P17--12287-4740.8512.35------170.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1995Jamestown Jammers NYPLA-det2015----------
1995Fayetteville Generals SALAdet204----------
1996Jamestown Jammers NYPLA-det212----------
1996Fayetteville Generals SALAdet212----------
1997West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet2250----------
1998Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet2317----------
1999Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet2447----------
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet2420----------
2000Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex253----------
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex2556----------
2001Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex2612----------
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex263----------
2002Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex2711----------
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex2739----------
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex2873----------
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex2967----------
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex3069----------
2006Texas RangersALMLBtex3149----------
2006Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil3128----------
2007Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil3266----------
2008Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3372----------
2009Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3468----------
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3575----------
2011Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3668----------
2012Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3741----------
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou376----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB31003.6050500115.0722027001.8012.600.003.6012.603.503.60.000
2007Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB32012.4580800617.1722115001.138.591.231.236.145.002.45.000
2008Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB33105.0081700109.01255019001.4412.000.001.009.009.005.001.000
2009Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB34000.0002-200229.01110200101.2211.002.000.000.0001.00.000
2010Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB35000.00909000010.07100210000.906.300.001.809.005.000.90.000
2011Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB36101.1380800008.05110311001.005.630.003.3812.383.671.131.000
2012Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB37002.7010010002010.01053118101.109.000.900.907.208.004.50.000
2014Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB39000.0080800538.0500018000.755.630.001.139.008.000.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs211.76563530017766.364171341158201.138.680.541.497.875.272.31.667

Awards [7]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1997Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (SP) ... Midwest League All-Star Team (RP)2
1999Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (RP) ... Detroit Tigers Minor League Player of the Year ... Double-A All-Star (RP) ... Southern League All-Star (RP) ... Southern League Most Outstanding Pitcher5

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-09-11PFree Agent -RetiredRetiredAnnounced retirement40.123  
2014-03-30PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Red Sox38.324  
2014-02-16PBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract38.281Team Roster on 2014-02-16
2012-09-10PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Astros37.122  
2012-08-04RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Inflamed right big toe37.085Team Roster on 2012-08-04
2012-07-20RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Blue Jays to Astros in 10-player deal37.070Team Roster on 2012-07-20
2012-05-08RPToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActive--36.363Team Roster on 2012-05-08
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-02-01ContractSigned by Blue Jays 
2011-10-31Free AgentGranted free agency 
2007-11-28ContractSigned by Reds (4-years) 
2006-07-28TradeTraded by Rangers with Kevin Mench, Laynce Nix and Julian Cordero to Brewers for Carlos Lee and Nelson Cruz 
2002-07-27InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-06-25InjuredDisabled -- muscle strain in the back of his right shoulder 
2001-10-11InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-06-28InjuredDisabled -- pain and tightness in his lower back 
1999-11-02TradeTraded by Tigers with Alan Webb, Justin Thompson, Gabe Kapler, Bill Haselman and Frank Catalanotto to Rangers for Gregg Zaun, Danny Patterson and Juan Gonzalez. 
1994-06-18ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers. 
* 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
1999Detroit TigersTeam Payroll24200,000-80735-1,454,491200,000200,000
2000Texas RangersTeam Payroll25200,000-75827-1,394,248200,000400,000
2001Texas RangersTeam Payroll26277,500-60524331,897,758200,000677,500
2002Texas RangersTeam Payroll27200,000-75738-2,011,045200,000877,500
2003Texas RangersTeam Payroll28900,000-37716532,163,527300,0001,777,500
2004Texas RangersTeam Payroll292,000,000-2696702,070,100300,0003,777,500
2005Texas RangersTeam Payroll303,875,000-179681++2,189,055300,0007,652,500
2006Texas RangersTeam Payroll314,125,000-176879++2,365,072327,00011,777,500
2006Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll314,125,000-176779++2,365,072327,00011,777,500
2007Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll325,425,000-150482++2,459,737380,00017,202,500
2008Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll338,625,000-96290++2,696,252390,00025,827,500
2009Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll3412,125,000-53294++2,746,792400,00037,952,500
2010Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll3512,125,000-56294++2,812,412400,00050,077,500
2011Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll3612,125,00012.04658194++2,722,607414,00062,202,500
2012Houston AstrosTeam Payroll374,500,000-206578++2,954,887480,00066,702,500
2012Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll374,500,000-206778++2,954,887480,00066,702,500
* 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