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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Rickey Nelson Cradle
Stat Years
1991-1999  [mlb] 1998-1998
Height/Weight
6-2 / 180
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (736) ... CF (2) ... LF (1) ... RF (1)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
1973-06-20 in Norfolk, Virginia   [47.098]
High School
Cerritos (Cerritos,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Toronto Blue Jays in Round #5 (#146 overall) of the 1991 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1998-07-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.011)
Service Time
Organizations
TOR [7] SEA [1] DET [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10277 ... retro id: cradr001 ... mlbam id: 135360
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1991Gulf Coast Blue Jays GCLRktor-18of---1441311628431645243733010.214.348.313.661161418.275.099.29014.9122.981.54131.00.6228.6
    1992Medicine Hat Blue JaysPioRktor-19of---265217384980936162426961200.226.363.387.7502688417.419.161.28415.6725.751.6424.13.3634.7
    1993Hagerstown SunsSALAtor-20of---3129441721122641362191468125111420.254.365.420.78552518543.331.166.32212.9523.811.8433.92.4838.4
    1994Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-21of---4114344658814310392010598790105.256.378.401.77941313827.346.145.31514.2921.071.4734.42.4230.7
    1995Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-22of---550178334910372762284921202.275.376.483.8592118620.388.208.33913.2723.221.7525.43.3240.8
    1995Knoxville SmokiesSouAAtor-22of---54111717215141333172931103.179.297.342.6391394010.308.163.20012.2320.861.7129.22.8847.6
    1996Knoxville SmokiesSouAAtor-23of---6923335994232124715115565107712.282.393.471.86441215737.366.189.31213.3515.781.1827.82.9139.4
    1996Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-23of---64013022265382210143910212.200.279.469.7481476116.385.269.2129.5226.532.7916.25.4461.5
    1997Knoxville SmokiesSouAAtor-24of---7842575055161103456416772105.214.337.401.73830810327.342.187.24913.3121.751.6325.73.2549.1
    1997Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor-24of---71125430013012920000.120.241.240.4812961.160.120.1336.9031.034.5025.03.4533.3
    1998Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-25of---8822975386251125395247640214.290.349.502.85132714938.306.212.3517.3423.243.1724.83.6744.2
    1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea4825cf-rfL-S-E-P857010002101500000.143.250.143.393810.286.000.50012.5062.505.000.00.000.0
    1999Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet3126of---911034857832721052116428261516.239.327.414.74140214439.310.175.28010.4520.401.9534.82.4947.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)57010002101500000.143.250.143.393810.286.000.50012.5062.505.000.00.000.0
    American League Totals (1 yrs)57010002101500000.143.250.143.393810.286.000.50012.5062.505.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals8622818486694163239739410965416734641727729.246.353.424.77733421194283.341.178.29612.4521.961.7629.02.9040.8
    Minor: Rk Totals109348547712310422076610694210.221.358.359.71742912525.365.138.28615.3824.711.6134.82.3332.5
    Minor: A Totals129441721122641362191468125111420.254.365.420.78552518543.331.166.32212.9523.811.8433.92.4838.4
    Minor: A+ Totals164522981372461766261287136111307.262.377.429.80662422447.360.167.32313.9421.791.5630.72.7234.3
    Minor: AA Totals2177071261704442694232011316120109110.240.357.424.78185930074.348.184.27213.1518.741.4227.23.0343.5
    Minor: AAA Totals243800136198576311302112822061319312.248.324.450.77490536094.316.202.2929.0622.762.5125.83.4347.5
    Seattle Mariners Totals (1 yrs)57010002101500000.143.250.143.393810.286.000.50012.5062.505.000.00.000.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1991Gulf Coast Blue Jays GCLRk18OF4200.0872209189.9782.100.0071.295.52
    1992Medicine Hat Blue JaysPioRk19OF6000.0129531137134.9782.200.0080.092.33
    1993Hagerstown SunsSALA20OF12400.018518113214203.9491.600.0087.396.12
    1994Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+21OF10300.0157951171166.9711.600.0077.490.43
    1995Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+22OF4800.09440198981.0002.000.0035.096.04
    1995Knoxville SmokiesSouAA22OF3100.0453104948.9801.500.0021.575.65
    1996Knoxville SmokiesSouAA23OF8800.0135841147143.9731.600.0062.995.73
    1996Syracuse ChiefsILAAA23OF4000.0675407672.9471.800.0028.2100.04
    1997Knoxville SmokiesSouAA24OF1300.0104520111109.9828.400.009.415.55
    1997Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAA24OF700.0910010101.0001.400.004.963.610
    1998Tacoma RainiersPCLAAA25OF7300.01435021481481.0002.000.0050.789.02
    1998Seattle MarinersALMLB25LF100.0000000.0000.000.000.620.09
    1998Seattle MarinersALMLB25CF200.01000111.0000.500.001.240.06
    1998Seattle MarinersALMLB25RF100.01000111.0001.000.000.620.010
    1999Toledo Mud HensILAAA26OF10700.0206640216212.9812.000.0074.397.31
    MLB Totals - (LF)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (CF)2001000111.0000.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)1001000111.0001.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)227004251782450442.9821.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)132002841671307300.9772.300.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)151002511352269264.9811.700.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)1240018518113214203.9491.600.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (OF)10200216751228223.9782.200.000.00.00
    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 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
    1991Minor---------42-
    1992Minor---------60-
    1993Minor---------124-
    1994Minor---------103-
    1995Minor---------79-
    1996Minor---------128-
    1997Minor---------20-
    1998MLB------121--
    1998Minor---------73-
    1999Minor---------107-
    Totals------121736-