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Rickey CradleTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-1999 MLB Years: 1998-1998
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PositionsOF-736, CF-2, RF-1, LF-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRickey Nelson Cradle
Height6-2Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 20,1973 [44.364]PlaceNorfolk,Virginia
High SchoolCerritos (Cerritos,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 5th round (146th overall) of the 1991 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJuly 1,1998 [25.011]
OrganizationsTOR [7] DET [1] SEA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID10277Retrosheet IDcradr001MLBAM ID135360
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed68Power83Contact31XBH84RBIs59Runs66Hitting42Durability70Team.471Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991Gulf Coast Blue JaysGCLRktor-of18441311628431645243733010.214.348.313.661418161.290.099.275.31114.9122.981.540.62131.0028.57
1992Medicine Hat Blue JaysPioRktor-of1965217384980936162426961200.226.363.387.7508417268.284.161.419.35015.6725.751.643.3624.1134.69
1993Hagerstown SunsSALAtor-of20129441721122641362191468125111420.254.365.420.78518543525.322.166.331.35312.9523.811.842.4833.9238.39
1994Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-of21114344658814310392010598790105.256.378.401.77913827413.315.145.346.35314.2921.071.472.4234.4030.68
1995Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-of2250178334910372762284921202.275.376.483.8598620211.339.208.388.37713.2723.221.753.3225.4340.82
1995Knoxville SmokiesSouAAtor-of224111717215141333172931103.179.297.342.6394010139.200.163.308.29212.2320.861.712.8829.2547.62
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         912955070154114095457852305.237.345.427.77212630350.282.190.356.34412.8622.291.733.1426.8242.86
1996Knoxville SmokiesSouAAtor-of23923335994232124715115565107712.282.393.471.86415737412.312.189.366.37913.3515.781.182.9127.7539.36
1996Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-of234013022265382210143910212.200.279.469.7486116147.212.269.385.3149.5226.532.795.4416.2561.54
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         132463811202852069161169104117924.259.362.471.83321853559.287.212.371.36212.3418.601.513.5823.1544.17
1997Knoxville SmokiesSouAAtor-of24842575055161103456416772105.214.337.401.73810327308.249.187.342.33213.3121.751.633.2525.7049.09
1997Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor-of241125430013012920000.120.241.240.4816129.133.120.160.2326.9031.034.503.4525.0033.33
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         952825458161113757437692105.206.328.387.71510928337.240.181.326.32312.7622.551.773.2625.6448.28
1998Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-of25822975386251125395247640214.290.349.502.85114938327.351.212.306.3677.3423.243.173.6724.7544.19
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea48cf2557010002101500000.143.250.143.393108.500.000.286.20112.5062.505.000.000.000.00
1999Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet31of2611034857832721052116428261516.239.327.414.74114439402.280.175.310.32610.4520.401.952.4934.8046.99
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter57010002101500000.143.250.143.393108.500.000.286.00012.5062.505.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter8622818486694163239739410965416734641727729.246.353.424.77711942833342.296.178.341.00012.4521.961.762.9029.0540.78
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter243800136198576311302112822061319312.248.324.450.77436094905.292.202.316.0009.0622.762.513.4325.8147.47
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2177071261704442694232011316120109110.240.357.424.78130074859.272.184.348.00013.1518.741.423.0327.1943.53
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter164522981372461766261287136111307.262.377.429.80622447624.323.167.360.00013.9421.791.562.7230.7134.31
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter129441721122641362191468125111420.254.365.420.78518543525.322.166.331.00012.9523.811.842.4833.9238.39
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter109348547712310422076610694210.221.358.359.71712525429.286.138.365.00015.3824.711.612.3334.8032.47
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter57010002101500000.143.250.143.393108.500.000.286.00012.5062.505.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162227032000653203216200000.143.250.143.393320259.500.000.286.00012.5062.505.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162530911303141874201278138123515.246.353.424.77722453628.296.178.341.00012.4521.961.762.9029.0540.78

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1991Gulf Coast Blue Jays GCLRktor18OF42--8722-9189.9782.12------4495.571.2
1992Medicine Hat Blue Jays PioRktor19OF60--129531137134.9782.23------6592.380.0
1993Hagerstown Suns SALAtor20OF124--18518113214203.9491.64------12996.187.3
1994Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor21OF103--157951171166.9711.61------11490.477.4
1995Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor22OF48--944-198981.0002.04------5096.035.0
1995Knoxville Smokies SouAAtor22OF31--4531-4948.9801.55------4175.621.5
1996Knoxville Smokies SouAAtor23OF88--135841147143.9731.63------9295.762.9
1996Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor23OF40--6754-7672.9471.80------40100.028.2
1997Knoxville Smokies SouAAtor24OF13--10452-111109.9828.38------8415.59.4
1997Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor24OF7--91--10101.0001.43------1163.64.9
1998Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea25OF73--1435-21481481.0002.03------8289.050.7
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25CF2--1---111.0000.50------540.01.2
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25RF1--1---111.0001.00------520.00.6
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25LF1---------------520.00.6
1999Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26OF107--20664-216212.9811.98------11097.374.3
MLB Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF2--1---111.0000.50------20.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF227--4251782450442.9821.95------2270.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF132--2841671307300.9772.27------1320.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF151--2511352269264.9811.75------1510.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF124--18518113214203.9491.64------1240.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF102--216751228223.9782.19------1020.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1991Gulf Coast Blue Jays GCLRktor18---------42-
1992Medicine Hat Blue Jays PioRktor19---------60-
1993Hagerstown Suns SALAtor20---------124-
1994Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor21---------103-
1995Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor22---------48-
1995Knoxville Smokies SouAAtor22---------31-
1996Knoxville Smokies SouAAtor23---------88-
1996Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor23---------40-
1997Knoxville Smokies SouAAtor24---------13-
1997Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor24---------7-
1998Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea25---------73-
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25------121--
1999Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26---------107-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1998-11-24ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1998-10-09Released by Mariners. 
1997-11-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1997-10-17Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1998Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll25170,000-81243-1,276,192170,000170,000
* 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