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Albert BelleTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1985-2000 MLB Years: 1989-2000
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PositionsOF-742, LF-465, RF-264, DH-222Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAlbert Jojuan Belle
Height6-2Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 25,1966 [51.303]PlaceShreveport,Louisiana
High SchoolHuntington (Shreveport,LA)
CollegeLouisiana State University (Baton Rouge,LA)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (47th overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsRed Gaskill
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1988-CLE-#6 ... 1989-CLE-#3
MLB DebutJuly 15,1989 [22.324]
OrganizationsCLE [10] BAL [2] CHA [2] Awards19Awards Voting6-933
TBC Player ID1105Retrosheet IDbellj002MLBAM ID110839
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed52Power91Contact52XBH85RBIs95Runs56Hitting79Durability67Team.505Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986LSUCollegeSolf-rf196824363861352166172405510000.354.447.7081.15517239284.389.354.580.49314.0819.371.387.3911.5745.35
1987LSUCollegeJrlf-rf20571926267832166197495030000.349.488.7501.23814432244.380.401.719.51320.0820.491.028.619.1447.76
1987Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle-of20103751220390181600000.324.444.6221.06623545.500.298.486.45517.7835.562.006.6712.3341.67
1988Waterloo IndiansMidwAcle-of21928271012001900000.250.276.393.66911229.333.143.179.3003.4531.039.003.4528.0028.57
1988Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle-of2141153214616083920184500010.301.374.562.9368624171.380.261.392.41110.5326.322.504.6819.1352.17
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         50181235317094120195400010.293.360.536.8969726200.373.243.359.3959.5027.002.844.5020.1149.06
1989Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-of22893124888200206984328240250.282.354.538.89216840350.321.256.372.3929.1423.432.565.7115.6045.45
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle36of226221822498473722125520204.225.269.394.6638619234.266.169.225.2975.1323.504.582.9931.1438.78
1990Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-23932481003003700010.250.314.281.5959135.320.031.125.2678.5720.002.330.000.0012.50
1990Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of2324961633315194351600000.344.376.552.928539101.373.208.271.4114.9515.843.204.9519.2027.27
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         331282041415224382300010.320.360.484.8446210136.360.164.234.3755.8816.912.883.6825.6024.39
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle8dh23923140013001601001.174.208.304.5127125.188.130.174.2324.0024.006.004.0023.0025.00
1991Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of24166192032216112810200.328.348.541.88933766.340.213.246.3853.0312.124.003.0330.5035.00
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle8of24123461601303122895312599505224.282.323.540.86324961496.301.258.317.3765.0419.963.965.6516.4646.92
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle8dh-of2515358581152231341128252128418518.260.320.477.79727958650.274.217.316.3548.0019.692.465.2317.2138.16
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle8of2615959493172363381292312769681141318.290.370.552.92232877693.283.262.409.39210.9713.851.265.4815.6344.77
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle8of27106412901473523610196587151495.357.438.7141.15229473480.359.357.505.47612.0814.791.227.5011.4449.66
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle8of2814354612117352150126527380604524.317.401.6901.091377103629.293.373.513.45611.6112.721.107.9510.9259.54
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle8lf291586021241873834814811099877071520.311.410.6231.03337589715.293.312.495.43013.8512.170.886.7112.5447.59
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha8lf3016163490174451301164453105608626.274.332.491.82331176701.284.217.300.3527.5614.981.984.2821.1343.68
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha8lf311636091132004824915264818410151017.328.399.6551.05439999706.308.327.463.43711.4711.901.046.9412.4349.50
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal88rf3216161010818136137117173101827041519.297.400.541.94133074722.291.244.433.40013.9911.360.815.1216.4940.88
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal88rf3314155971157371231030552684071117.281.342.474.81626561622.282.193.277.3468.3610.931.313.7024.3038.85
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter15395853974172638921381123988416839615547891193.295.369.564.93333007916673.293.269.394.00010.2414.401.415.7115.3645.83
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter198719105214463391571596918350470.298.361.533.89438388797.349.235.339.0008.6622.962.654.8918.4441.12
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter401572553637355472410200.338.365.548.9138616167.359.210.261.0004.1914.373.434.1922.4330.19
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter983445296210207284358940260.279.351.515.86617741385.321.236.349.0009.0923.122.545.1917.2042.71
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter511902658180114821266100010.305.389.574.96310929216.398.269.411.00012.0428.242.355.0917.2750.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter928271012001900000.250.276.393.66911229.333.143.179.0003.4531.039.003.4528.0028.57
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter125585157194301149172381310914040100.332.439.6721.11139390699.365.340.569.00015.5920.031.287.0111.9446.39
Cleveland Indians Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter913344159210142231624275161253966223744449114.295.369.580.94919954813922.295.285.411.00010.1015.861.576.1714.2247.44
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter32412432033749337926810813418970231643.301.366.571.9377101751407.296.270.380.0009.5213.431.415.6115.7346.79
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter302116917933873260220178153150110112636.289.374.509.8835951351344.287.220.358.00011.3811.160.984.4619.4839.94
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626161031824124013094721016081020.295.369.564.93334783702.293.269.394.00010.2414.401.415.7115.3645.83
Average Minor - Per 162 games16258886175382321281275615040360.298.361.533.89431372652.349.235.339.0008.6622.962.654.8918.4441.12

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1987Kinston Indians CaroA+cle20OF6--5---551.0000.83------1060.04.3
1988Waterloo Indians MidwAcle21OF9--111-112121.0001.33------9100.06.4
1988Kinston Indians CaroA+cle21OF29--435515348.9061.66------4170.720.7
1989Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle22OF82--136431143140.9791.71------8992.159.0
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22OF44--923219795.9792.16------6271.027.2
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22DH17---------------6227.410.5
1990Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle23OF23--31-2-3331.9391.35------2495.816.1
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23DH6---------------966.73.7
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23OF1---------------911.10.6
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle24OF11--1911-2120.9521.82------1668.87.9
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24OF89--170891187178.9522.00------12372.454.9
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24DH32---------------12326.019.8
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25DH100---------------15365.461.7
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25OF52--9413-9895.9691.83------15334.032.1
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26OF150--3381657359354.9862.36------15994.392.6
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26DH9---------------1595.75.6
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27OF104--205861219213.9732.05------10698.192.0
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27DH2---------------1061.91.8
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28OF142--304761317311.9812.19------14399.398.6
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28DH1---------------1430.70.7
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29LF152--3081110-329319.9702.10------15896.294.4
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29DH6---------------1583.83.7
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30LF154--350110-361351.9722.28------16195.795.7
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30DH7---------------1614.34.3
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31LF159--3151183334326.9762.05------16397.598.1
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31DH4---------------1632.52.5
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32RF154--2521742273269.9851.75------16195.795.1
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32DH7---------------1614.34.3
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33RF110-953211832222219.9861.990.23-----14178.067.9
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33DH31---------------14122.019.1
MLB Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF582--120343311112771246.9762.14------5820.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF465--973232831024996.9732.14------4650.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF264-9534632574495488.9861.850.51-----2640.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 12 season(s)-   DH222---------------2220.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF34--5013-5451.9441.50------340.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF82--136431143140.9791.71------820.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF35--485515853.9141.51------350.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF9--111-112121.0001.33------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1987Kinston Indians CaroA+cle20---------6-
1988Waterloo Indians MidwAcle21---------9-
1988Kinston Indians CaroA+cle21---------29-
1989Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle22---------82-
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22---------4417
1990Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle23---------23-
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23---------16
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle24---------11-
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24---------8932
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25---------52100
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26---------1509
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27---------1042
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28---------1421
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29------152---6
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30------154---7
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31------159---4
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32--------154-7
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33--------110-31

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB28311331013004300000.273.467.6361.1037215.286.363.72726.6720.000.756.6711.0066.67
1995Cleveland IndiansChamp. SeriesMLB28518141011003500000.222.333.444.7778221.250.222.38914.2923.811.674.7618.0050.00
1995Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB28617440024007500000.235.458.5881.04610224.200.353.76529.1720.830.718.338.5050.00
1996Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB29415230026103200000.200.333.600.9339218.091.400.66716.6711.110.6711.117.5066.67
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs726561039107500000.231.394.6151.00916433.167.384.69221.2115.150.719.098.6766.67
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs518141011003500000.222.333.444.7778221.250.222.38914.2923.811.674.7618.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs617440024007500000.235.458.5881.04610224.200.353.76529.1720.830.718.338.5050.00

Awards [19]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1992American League Player of the Week (May 25-May 31)1
1993AL Silver Slugger Award (OF)1
1994AL Player of the Month (June) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (OF) ... American League Player of the Week (June 13-June 19)3
1995AL Player of the Month (September) ... AL Player of the Month (August) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (OF)3
1996AL Silver Slugger Award (OF)1
1998AL Player of the Month (July) ... AL Player of the Month (September) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (OF) ... American League Player of the Week (July 13-July 19) ... American League Player of the Week (July 6-July 12) ... Baseball America First-Team Major League All-Star ... Chicago White Sox Player of the Year7
1999AL Player of the Month (September) ... American League Player of the Week (September 20-September 26)2
2000AL Player of the Month (June)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2001-11-19InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-03-09InjuredDisabled -- - 
1998-12-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1998-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-11-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1996-10-28Free 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

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1989Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2268,000-6082823429,80262,50068,000
1990Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll23117,000-5712319515,727100,000185,000
1991Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll24130,000-5221926742,231100,000315,000
1992Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll25175,000-5181736962,245109,000490,000
1993Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll261,675,000-210277++968,431109,0002,165,000
1994Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll272,775,000-131486++957,101109,0004,940,000
1995Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll284,500,000-55394++999,520109,0009,440,000
1996Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll295,700,000-20198++957,870109,00015,140,000
1997Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll3010,000,000-11100++1,182,177150,00025,140,000
1998Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll3110,000,000-21100++1,276,192170,00035,140,000
1999Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll3211,949,794-11100++1,454,491200,00047,089,794
2000Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll3312,868,670-31100++1,394,248200,00059,958,464
* 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