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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Joseph Elliott Girardi
Stat Years
1986-2003  [mlb] 1989-2003
Height/Weight
5-11 / 200
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (1569) ... OF (9) ... DH (3)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
1964-10-14 in Peoria, Illinois   [55.339]
High School
Spalding Institute (Peoria,IL)
Colleges
Northwestern University (Evanston, Illinois)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #5 (#116 overall) of the 1986 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
John Hennessey
MLB Debut
1989-04-04 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.172)
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [10] NYA [4] COL [3] SLN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 1076 ... retro id: giraj001 ... mlbam id: 114833
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1986Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn-21c---168230367113132863173632310.309.360.413.7732559517.191.104.3516.6714.122.1276.71.1823.9
    1987Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+chn-22c---299364511029884692336422120.280.343.415.75840215125.245.135.3218.2115.921.9445.51.9924.5
    1988Pittsfield CubsEastAAchn-23c---3104357449714174174295132220.272.330.375.70539313422.193.103.2997.3812.981.7651.01.7822.7
    1989Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-24c---4321101227422113151900010.245.278.373.651115418.191.128.2814.3516.523.8055.01.7429.6
    1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn724cL-S-E-P459157153910011421112621154.248.304.331.6351725211.159.083.2906.4015.122.36157.00.5828.2
    1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn725cL-S-E-P5133419361132421388317503441113.270.300.344.64444714427.126.074.3013.8011.192.94419.00.2223.9
    1991Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-26c---61236381004204801000.222.300.250.5504191.194.028.2869.7619.512.000.00.0012.5
    1991Chicago CubsNLMLBchn726cL-S-E-P62147392006006601010.191.283.234.51754112.170.043.22011.1111.111.000.00.0022.2
    1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn727cL-S-E-P79127019733111202193810138.270.320.300.620291815.093.030.3106.5313.062.00270.00.346.8
    1993Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-28c---88316151116100300000.484.484.6771.16131213.226.193.5190.009.680.0031.03.2320.0
    1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol728cL-S-E-P8863103590145331662441312106.290.346.397.74335012322.184.107.3266.8611.711.71103.30.8624.4
    1994Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol729cL-S-E-P993330479194434332148262113.276.321.364.68536112017.152.088.3115.8213.302.2982.51.1118.7
    1995Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol730cL-S-E-P10125462631211728553329762121015.262.308.359.66750616627.160.097.2985.7315.022.6257.81.5822.3
    1996New York YankeesALMLBnya2531cL-S-E-P111244225512422324513430555113111.294.346.374.72047115827.173.080.3326.3711.681.83211.00.4221.8
    1997New York YankeesALMLBnya2532cL-S-E-P1211239838105231150232653252115.264.311.334.64543313325.133.070.3016.0012.242.04398.00.2323.8
    1998New York YankeesALMLBnya2533cL-S-E-P13782543170114331241438281110.276.317.386.7032799818.157.110.3135.0213.622.7184.71.0825.7
    1999New York YankeesALMLBnya2534cL-S-E-P14652092350161227311026082016.239.271.354.6252297419.172.115.2624.3711.352.60104.50.8738.0
    2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn835cL-S-E-P1510636347101151640103261363312.278.339.375.71440713622.187.097.3187.8614.991.9160.51.4721.8
    2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2736cL-S-E-P1678229225810132501215002142.253.315.345.6602537914.179.092.3118.3019.762.3876.31.1924.1
    2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2737cL-S-E-P17902341953101113101635051310.226.275.291.5662566812.137.065.2616.2513.672.19234.00.3922.6
    2003Peoria ChiefsMidwAsln-38c---1839010001000210000.111.200.111.3111010.000.000.1430.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    2003Tennessee SmokiesSouAAsln-38c---18310040001010010000.400.455.400.8551140-0.100.000.4000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2003Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln4038c---1818653191004005610004.292.352.308.66071201.092.016.3227.048.451.200.00.005.3
    2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln838cL-S-E-P181623130001003400002.130.231.130.3612630.130.000.15811.5415.381.330.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (15 yrs)1277412745411001862636422443127960725812334137.267.315.350.66545351446248.155.083.3036.1513.382.18114.60.7922.5
    National League Totals (11 yrs)8982844307751114172826924191994351649153185.264.314.346.6603123983159.153.082.3026.3713.932.19101.60.9021.2
    American League Totals (4 yrs)379128314734972981532012801729328352.272.317.361.678141246389.157.089.3075.6712.182.15160.40.5725.5
    Minor League Totals3471212155344431321142281193189117664.284.339.393.732132947677.200.109.3207.0014.222.0357.71.5822.4
    Minor: A Totals71239367213132963173842310.301.354.402.7562659617.184.101.3436.4214.342.2479.71.1323.6
    Minor: A+ Totals99364511029884692336422120.280.343.415.75840215125.245.135.3218.2115.921.9445.51.9924.5
    Minor: AA Totals1073674410114174275295142220.275.333.376.70940413822.185.101.3027.1812.621.7652.41.7321.8
    Minor: AAA Totals7024224697332561143611014.285.327.376.7032589113.169.091.3255.4313.952.5780.71.1618.8
    Chicago Cubs Totals (7 yrs)578171916144674613148127122266919113049.259.310.332.642188057193.147.073.2986.4914.152.18132.20.6920.9
    New York Yankees Totals (4 yrs)379128314734972981532012801729328352.272.317.361.678141246389.157.089.3075.6712.182.15160.40.5725.5
    Colorado Rockies Totals (3 yrs)30411021453024011151201212741657304134.274.323.371.694121740966.164.097.3106.0813.562.2373.51.2321.9
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)1623130001003400002.130.231.130.3612630.130.000.15811.5415.381.330.00.000.0
    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
    1986Peoria ChiefsMidwA21C6600.04053453444439.9896.700.0047.197.11
    1987Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+22C9500.056974184661643.9736.800.0067.996.01
    1988Pittsfield CubsEastAA23C8900.04487645528524.9925.900.0064.585.61
    1988Pittsfield CubsEastAA23OF900.0120201412.8571.300.006.58.77
    1989Iowa CubsAmerAAA24C3000.01722110194193.9956.400.0020.893.83
    1989Chicago CubsNLMLB24C5900.03322871367360.9816.100.0036.4100.02
    1990Chicago CubsNLMLB25C13300.065361115725714.9855.400.0082.1100.01
    1991Iowa CubsAmerAAA26C1100.0625317067.9576.100.007.691.76
    1991Chicago CubsNLMLB26C2100.0951131109106.9725.000.0013.1100.04
    1992Chicago CubsNLMLB27C8600.03695146424420.9914.900.0053.194.51
    1993Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA28C800.0403104443.9775.400.005.7100.05
    1993Colorado RockiesNLMLB28C8400.04784667530524.9896.200.0051.997.71
    1994Colorado RockiesNLMLB29C9300.05495658610605.9926.500.0079.5100.01
    1995Colorado RockiesNLMLB30C12200.073061107801791.9886.500.0084.797.61
    1996New York YankeesALMLB31C12000.08034638852849.9967.100.0074.196.81
    1996New York YankeesALMLB31DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.612
    1997New York YankeesALMLB32C11100.083054511889884.9948.000.0068.599.11
    1997New York YankeesALMLB32DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.915
    1998New York YankeesALMLB33C7800.05413835582579.9957.400.0048.1100.02
    1999New York YankeesALMLB34C6500.04523485494486.9847.500.0040.1100.02
    2000Chicago CubsNLMLB35C1030873.07064355754749.9937.300.8663.697.21
    2001Chicago CubsNLMLB36C710552.050433025375371.0007.600.9743.891.01
    2002Chicago CubsNLMLB37C880615.25544366603597.9906.800.9754.397.81
    2003Peoria ChiefsMidwA38C200.08100991.0004.500.001.466.78
    2003Tennessee SmokiesSouAA38C300.01720119191.0006.300.002.2100.03
    2003Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA38C1800.073140387871.0004.800.0012.6100.04
    2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB38C13552.0230102423.9581.800.448.081.33
    MLB Totals - (C)124752,0927619605777783018224.9916.603.930.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)300000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (C)67003474354395390.9875.800.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (C)92004657846547543.9935.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)900120201412.8571.300.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (C)950056974184661643.9736.800.000.00.00
    A Totals - (C)68004133553453448.9896.600.000.00.00
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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
    1986Minor-66---------
    1987Minor-95---------
    1988Minor-89-------9-
    1989MLB-59---------
    1989Minor-30---------
    1990MLB-133---------
    1991MLB-21---------
    1991Minor-11---------
    1992MLB-86---------
    1993MLB-84---------
    1993Minor-8---------
    1994MLB-93---------
    1995MLB-122---------
    1996MLB-120--------2
    1997MLB-111--------1
    1998MLB-78---------
    1999MLB-65---------
    2000MLB-103---------
    2001MLB-71---------
    2002MLB-88---------
    2003MLB-13---------
    2003Minor-23---------
    Totals-1569-------93