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Jose DeLeonHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1995 MLB Years: 1983-1995
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PositionsP-541, OF-1Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJose Deleon Chestaro
Height6-4Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 20,1960 [57.060]PlaceRancho Viejo,Dominican Republic
High SchoolPerth Amboy (Perth Amboy,NJ)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 29th round (724th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 3rd round (62nd overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsHowie Haak
MLB DebutJuly 23,1983 [22.215]
OrganizationsPIT [8] CHA [5] SLN [5] PHI [2] MON [1] Awards2Awards Voting1-3
TBC Player ID10643Retrosheet IDdelej001MLBAM ID113229
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts79Walks37Hittable77SO/BB62vsPower77Hitting13Durability78Team.475Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1979Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRkpit-S/R18246.411192200159.0764742738339001.9311.591.075.805.030.87.333-
1980Shelby PiratesSALApit-ST1910154.82262607000168.01601089019691188001.368.571.023.706.321.71.400-
1981Buffalo BisonsEastAApit27ST201263.11252502000159.0136725514941587001.457.700.795.328.941.68.667-
1982Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-ST211075.97242313000119.013881791565943001.7110.441.134.927.111.45.588-
1983Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-ST221163.04202006100127.09050439681282001.246.360.644.819.051.88.647-
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25ST22732.83151503200108.07536345471185211.136.250.423.929.832.51.7002.51
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25ST237133.74302825100192.0147868010921536231.246.880.474.317.161.66.3503.33
1985Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-ST24400.88550420041.01544310451000.613.290.662.209.884.501.000-
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25S/R242194.70312561053162.2138938515891497131.407.640.834.928.241.67.0953.75
1986Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-ST25582.46151417110106.0873229544833001.247.390.423.747.051.89.385-
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25Rel25138.27918005116.0171615217111002.089.371.109.376.060.65.2506.14
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26ST25452.9613130100079.0493026742686041.155.580.804.787.751.62.4443.95
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26ST2611124.02333122000206.017710692249715361101.337.731.054.246.681.58.4784.46
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48ST2713103.67343403100225.01989592138620810021.267.910.523.438.312.42.5652.84
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48ST2816123.05363605300244.2173968316802012061.036.360.592.947.392.51.5713.02
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48ST297194.43323200000182.2168969015861645051.398.280.744.248.081.91.2693.57
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48ST30592.71282801000162.2144574915611181161.267.970.833.376.531.93.3573.84
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48S/R31274.572915140030102.0955652743723021.358.360.623.786.331.67.2223.58
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50ST31013.00330000015.016750570001.409.60--3.004.201.40.0002.85
1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50Rel32303.2624321006047.0392517527345001.407.470.965.176.511.261.0004.65
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha48Rel32001.7411011001010.05222360010.774.351.742.615.232.00-5.50
1994Chicago White SoxALMLBcha48Rel33323.36420420011267.0482825531671061.186.450.674.169.002.16.6003.76
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha48Rel34535.1938038004067.26041391028532161.307.981.333.727.051.89.6254.97
1995Montreal ExposNLMLBmon46Rel34017.5670700108.077727120001.687.562.167.5612.961.71.0005.86
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter861193.764152641512173661893.015568777931538411594608551.267.380.733.997.561.90.4200.78
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter54463.95126122431411779.07023943427238865933001.408.110.834.487.611.70.540-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter30213.556462220410393.0330167155321873509001.317.550.734.288.011.87.588-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1263.11252502000159.0136725514941587001.457.700.795.328.941.68.667-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10154.82262607000168.01601089019691188001.368.571.023.706.321.71.400-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter246.411192200159.0764742738339001.9311.591.075.805.030.87.333-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter43573.59159145149430915.277840036666356763211211.247.630.653.497.482.14.430-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter23223.85137449330162429.133920718448201347152271.267.101.004.217.261.73.511-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter17384.0285691693104478.03772312143224543119571.307.080.604.608.091.76.309-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter313.1927621006062.0553222532415001.407.980.734.655.951.28.750-
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter017.5670700108.077727120001.687.562.167.5612.961.71.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10143.764831172141220.01801029218981857161.267.380.733.997.561.90.4170.78
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15133.95363429100220.019811197201101869001.408.110.834.487.611.70.536-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Buffalo BisonsEastAApit27p20252000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1983Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-p222015000000000500000.000.000.000.0000015.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25p2215342200000061603001.059.200.059.2592043.111.000.176.15113.9537.212.670.000.000.00
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25p2330590500020002504101.085.083.085.1685064.143.000.000.0760.0039.060.000.000.000.00
1985Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-p24514110001001400000.071.133.071.2041015.100.000.071.1076.6726.674.000.000.000.00
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25p2431361200000031907000.056.128.056.1842046.118.000.083.1006.5241.306.330.000.000.00
1986Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-p251515010000001505000.067.125.067.1921021.100.000.067.1004.7623.815.000.000.000.00
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25p2591000000000110000.000.500.000.500002.000.000.000.3680.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48p273572110100200119112001.139.162.153.31511186.189.014.028.1471.1622.0919.000.000.0010.00
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48p2836833800010023709001.096.118.096.2148094.174.000.024.1022.1339.3618.500.000.000.00
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48p2932561601030012305001.107.123.143.2668162.182.036.054.1211.6137.1023.000.000.0016.67
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48p3028460200000001705000.043.043.043.0862051.069.000.000.0390.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48p312921210000002804000.048.130.048.1781027.077.000.095.1017.4129.634.000.000.000.00
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50p3135220001000101000.400.400.400.800206.500.000.000.3650.0016.670.000.000.000.00
1992Totals for NL-NL         3226430001002905000.115.179.115.2943033.176.000.077.1486.0627.274.500.000.000.00
1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50p32246000000000501001.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0071.430.000.000.000.00
1995Montreal ExposNLMLBmon46p3470000000001001000.0001.000.0001.000002.000.000.000.71850.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter279419123811090016171252106.091.128.098.226412490.153.007.045.0003.2734.9010.690.000.005.26
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter65461200010021505000.043.083.043.1262053.065.000.043.0003.7728.307.500.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter40441200010021405000.045.087.045.1322051.067.000.045.0003.9227.457.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter252000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1602787271106006104135003.097.119.108.227302320.155.011.032.0001.8832.5017.330.000.007.41
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter8513039000200961114102.069.135.069.20490155.129.000.069.0005.8139.356.780.000.000.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2711220001000602001.182.182.182.3642013.400.000.000.0000.0046.150.000.000.000.00
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter70000000001001000.0001.000.0001.000002.000.000.000.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162243722110500999130103.091.128.098.226241285.153.007.045.0003.2734.9010.690.000.005.26
Average Minor - Per 162 games16211525000200537012000.043.083.043.12650132.065.000.043.0003.7728.307.500.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit18P11--351-98.8890.73------11100.021.2
1980Shelby Pirates SALApit19P26--1718514035.8751.35------26100.018.8
1981Buffalo Bisons EastAApit20P25--9193-3128.9031.12------25100.018.2
1982Portland Beavers PCLAAApit21P24--492-1513.8670.54------24100.016.7
1983Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit22P20--8142-2422.9171.10------20100.014.0
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22P15-108691-1615.9381.000.14-----15100.09.3
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23P30-192616212422.9170.730.11-----30100.018.5
1985Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit24P5---8--881.0001.60------5100.03.5
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24P31-162916112625.9620.810.15-----31100.019.3
1986Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit25P15--37--10101.0000.67------15100.010.4
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25P9-16131154.8000.440.25-----9100.05.6
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25P13-79511-116161.0001.230.20-----13100.08.0
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26P33-20610143-2724.8890.730.12-----33100.020.4
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P34-2251021--31311.0000.910.14-----3597.121.0
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27OF1--1---111.0001.00------352.90.6
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28P36-2449165-3025.8330.690.10-----36100.022.2
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29P32-1828152-2523.9200.720.13-----32100.019.8
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30P28-162517--22221.0000.790.14-----28100.017.3
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31P29-10279--16161.0000.550.16-----29100.017.9
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31P3-15-1--111.0000.330.07-----3100.01.9
1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32P24-4723--551.0000.210.11-----24100.014.8
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32P11-10-------------11100.06.8
1994Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33P42-6716--771.0000.170.10-----42100.037.2
1995Montreal ExposNLMLBmon34P7-8-------------7100.04.9
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34P38-67-41-54.8000.110.06-----38100.026.4
MLB Totals for P - 13 season(s)-   P415-189279161164256240.9380.580.13-----4150.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P64--15384-5753.9300.83------640.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P25--9193-3128.9031.12------250.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P26--1718514035.8751.35------260.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P11--351-98.8890.73------110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit1811----------
1980Shelby Pirates SALApit1926----------
1981Buffalo Bisons EastAApit2025----------
1982Portland Beavers PCLAAApit2124----------
1983Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit2220----------
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2215----------
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2330----------
1985Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit245----------
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2431----------
1986Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit2515----------
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit259----------
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2513----------
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2633----------
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2734--------1-
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2836----------
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2932----------
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3028----------
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3129----------
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi313----------
1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3224----------
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3211----------
1994Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3342----------
1995Montreal ExposNLMLBmon347----------
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3438----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1993Chicago White SoxChamp. SeriesMLB32001.932004.2711601.9013.500.001.9311.576.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs001.9320200004.7701016001.7113.500.001.9311.576.000.00.000

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1983National League Player of the Week (July 25-July 31)1
1996Appalachian League All-Star (RP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1995-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-08-28TradeTraded by White Sox to Expos for Jeff Shaw. 
1995-04-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1994-10-25Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1993-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-08-10TradeTraded by Phillies to White Sox for Bobby Thigpen. 
1992-09-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1992-08-31Released by Cardinals. 
1988-02-09TradeTraded by White Sox to Cardinals for Lance Johnson, Ricky Horton and Cash. 
1986-07-23TradeTraded by Pirates to White Sox for Bobby Bonilla. 
* 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
1985Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll24155,000-4362028370,78060,000155,000
1986Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll251,825,000-72100++386,34760,0001,980,000
1986Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll251,825,000-71100++386,34760,0001,980,000
1987Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2660,000-59514-344,90660,0002,040,000
1988St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll27375,000-2761661392,10762,5002,415,000
1989St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll28662,500-1931177++429,80262,5003,077,500
1990St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll291,666,667-49494++515,727100,0004,744,167
1991St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll302,366,667-69291++742,231100,0007,110,834
1992Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll312,466,667-108487++962,245109,0009,577,501
1992St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll312,466,667-108287++962,245109,0009,577,501
1993Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll32275,000-4612449968,431109,0009,852,501
1993Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll32275,000-4612149968,431109,0009,852,501
1994Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll33625,000-3261764957,101109,00010,477,501
1995Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll34705,000-2781670999,520109,00011,182,501
1995Montreal ExposTeam Payroll34705,000-278770999,520109,00011,182,501
* 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