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Frank CatalanottoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1992-2010 MLB Years: 1997-2010
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Drafted

Positions2B-712, LF-517, DH-185, 1B-161, RF-91, 3B-71, OF-4Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFrank John Catalanotto
Height6-0Weight195BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateApril 27,1974 [44.148]PlaceSmithtown,New York
High SchoolSmithtown East (St. James,NY)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 10th round (280th overall) of the 1992 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$25,000Service Time10.171 (2008)
MLB DebutSeptember 3,1997 [23.129]
OrganizationsDET [8] TEX [5] TOR [4] MIL [1] NYN [1] Awards5
TBC Player ID1161Retrosheet IDcataf001MLBAM ID112131
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed47Power54Contact79XBH56RBIs50Runs52Hitting74Durability52Team.475Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1992Bristol TigersAppRkdet-2b1821506102004018800000.200.310.240.55012258.238.040.180.26813.7913.791.000.000.0020.00
1993Bristol TigersAppRkdet-2b195519937619532236151933010.307.364.447.8118917220.328.140.201.3606.828.641.271.3666.3327.87
1994Fayetteville GeneralsSALAdet212b201194587214924835645375435114.325.379.432.81119835504.363.107.186.3607.3410.711.460.60152.6723.49
1995Jacksonville SunsSouAAdet-2b2113449166111195848138495696449.226.306.334.64016432559.239.108.218.2898.7710.021.141.4361.3828.83
1996Jacksonville SunsSouAAdet-2b22132497105148346176715147469113388.298.398.493.89124557588.316.195.346.38712.5911.730.932.8929.2438.51
1997Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-2b2313450075150323166812114780101669.300.368.472.84023651564.327.172.268.3658.3314.181.702.8431.2534.00
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet292b231326282003003700000.308.379.385.76410229.421.077.192.34710.3424.142.330.000.0025.00
1998Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-1b-2b242810520356342800142171202.333.438.5621.0005913129.378.229.362.43210.8516.281.503.1026.2537.14
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet27,292b-dh2489213236013262532123940514.282.325.446.7719521234.312.164.225.3325.1316.673.252.5635.5035.00
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet272b-1b251002864179190113534154990515.276.327.458.78513130315.294.182.231.3394.7615.563.273.4926.0037.97
2000Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-2b-of26311230001000410000.273.333.273.6063012.429.000.000.2880.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex272b261032825582132104262333663205.291.375.457.83212925326.303.166.298.36710.1211.041.093.0728.2030.49
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex27lf27133463771533151154155395581135.330.391.490.88122747512.357.160.266.3817.6210.741.412.1542.0930.72
2002Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-1b28416120103001110003.125.222.250.4724118.133.125.188.2175.565.561.000.000.0050.00
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex27lf-2b2868212425716632395252783203.269.364.443.8079425250.293.174.311.35510.0010.801.081.2070.6743.86
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27lf-rf2913348983146346135922356262319.299.351.472.82323153535.319.173.245.3566.5411.591.772.4337.6236.30
2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27lf-dh3075249277319112610173341317.293.344.390.7349721274.330.097.169.3236.2012.041.940.36249.0028.77
2005Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27lf3113041956126295859023753104509.301.367.451.81818942475.325.150.234.3587.7911.161.431.6852.3833.33
2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27lf3212843756131362756135237424011.300.376.439.81519245499.312.139.254.35810.427.410.711.4062.4334.35
2007Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-3314100000001200000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.14220.0040.002.000.000.000.00
2007Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-33413552000002110000.385.500.5381.0387216.417.153.308.46012.506.250.500.000.0040.00
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         517652000003310000.294.429.412.8417221.357.118.294.38414.2914.291.000.000.0040.00
2007Texas RangersALMLBtex27lf3310333152862041144212837116106.260.337.444.78114735377.264.184.272.3437.439.811.322.9230.0940.70
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex271b-lf3488248286823122111202963106.274.342.399.7419926278.303.125.206.3307.1910.431.450.72124.0038.24
2009Huntsville StarsSouAAmil-lf35312232003002000000.250.357.417.7745214.250.167.333.34514.290.000.000.000.0066.67
2009Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil27rf35771441840631920142320252.278.346.382.7285510162.320.104.215.3128.6414.201.640.62144.0025.00
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn27lf-1b362525241001001500000.160.192.200.3925126.200.040.080.1793.8519.235.000.000.0025.00
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter126538245621113262378445745273314927825341272.291.357.445.80217013834292.314.154.245.0007.7111.461.491.9645.5234.41
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter6382356392677130315130047452503154619162035.287.365.434.79910222122687.312.147.253.0009.3011.721.261.9046.2031.31
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter16962910219340620971211631061928611.307.382.485.86730566721.339.178.280.0008.7414.701.682.7731.4534.20
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter2741020175264551225121282212712821971220.259.351.410.761418921184.273.151.281.00010.7310.811.012.1140.8034.85
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1194587214924835645375435114.325.379.432.81119835504.363.107.186.0007.3410.711.460.60152.6723.49
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter76249437111532637232733010.285.353.406.75910119278.311.121.197.0008.279.711.171.0883.0026.76
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter466159422247611814292004714118524915236.299.361.445.8067091611783.320.146.233.0007.9110.381.311.6354.9733.82
Texas Rangers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter49515362544461031837184331414518439167325.290.365.453.8186961581743.309.163.270.0008.3210.561.272.1241.5135.43
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2025256614734217636630951301029.280.329.450.77923653578.307.170.227.0005.1916.443.172.9430.8836.05
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter771441840631920142320252.278.346.382.7285510162.320.104.215.0008.6414.201.640.62144.0025.00
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2525241001001500000.160.192.200.3925126.200.040.080.0003.8519.235.000.000.0025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162490721433451159634263103429.291.357.445.80221849550.314.154.245.0007.7111.461.491.9645.5234.41
Average Minor - Per 162 games162598100172338137612116380125459.287.365.434.79926054682.312.147.253.0009.3011.721.261.9046.2031.31

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1992Bristol Tigers AppRkdet182B9--86221614.8751.56------2142.913.2
1993Bristol Tigers AppRkdet192B55--961281021234224.9574.07------55100.082.1
1994Fayetteville Generals SALAdet202B111--2443041575563548.9734.94------11993.381.0
1995Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet212B133--2524111898681663.9744.98------13499.392.4
1996Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet222B132--2464212299689667.9685.05------132100.095.7
1997Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet232B96--152276751435428.9844.46------13471.668.1
1997Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet233B36--147511310089.8902.47------13426.925.5
1997Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet23OF2--2---221.0001.00------1341.51.4
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet232B6--79--16161.0002.67------1346.23.7
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet23DH3---------------1323.11.9
1998Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet241B19--1061428122120.9846.32------2867.913.5
1998Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet242B16--2529-754541.0003.38------2857.111.3
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet242B31--38362107674.9742.39------8934.819.1
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet24DH23---------------8925.814.2
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet241B18--12410-91341341.0007.44------8920.211.1
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet243B3---51165.8331.67------893.41.9
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet251B32--21911-292302301.0007.19------10032.019.9
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet252B32--2461378885.9662.66------10032.019.9
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet253B21--926243735.9461.67------10021.013.0
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet25DH9---------------1009.05.6
2000Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex26OF1---------------333.30.7
2000Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex262B1---1--111.0001.00------333.30.7
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex262B50-32269105622180174.9673.480.54-----10348.530.9
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex26DH20---------------10319.412.3
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex261B17-1071007312110107.9736.291.00-----10316.510.5
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex26RF1-1-------------1031.00.6
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex27LF78-64716821-171170.9942.180.26-----13358.648.1
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex27RF15-11319---19191.0001.270.17-----13311.39.3
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex272B13-891823284341.9533.150.46-----1339.88.0
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex273B11-536171-2423.9582.090.43-----1338.36.8
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex271B5-762--881.0001.601.14-----1333.83.1
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex27DH4---------------1333.02.5
2002Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex281B2--5---551.0002.50------450.01.4
2002Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex282B1--11--221.0002.00------425.00.7
2002Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex28OF1---------------425.00.7
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex28LF26-17334-1-3534.9711.310.20-----6838.216.0
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex282B23-1392447187271.9863.090.51-----6833.814.2
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex281B15-85885-693931.0006.201.09-----6822.19.3
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex28DH8---------------6811.84.9
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29LF61554609141-9695.9901.560.21-----13345.937.7
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29RF434034055---55551.0001.280.16-----13332.326.5
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29DH20---------------13315.012.3
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor291B5223193232422.9174.400.96-----1333.83.1
2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30LF4134309671217068.9711.660.22-----7554.725.5
2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30DH28---------------7537.317.4
2005Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31LF111997611634--1671671.0001.500.22-----13085.468.5
2005Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31DH15---------------13011.59.3
2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor32LF1019476014010-31501501.0001.490.20-----12878.962.3
2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor32DH2018--------------12815.612.3
2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor32RF1183-1-43.7503.000.38-----1280.80.6
2007Texas RangersALMLBtex33LF6460483982--1001001.0001.560.21-----10362.139.5
2007Texas RangersALMLBtex33DH17---------------10316.510.5
2007Texas RangersALMLBtex331B141396946-81001001.0007.141.04-----10313.68.6
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex341B332522421515-312302301.0006.971.03-----8837.520.4
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex34LF262016829-1-3029.9671.120.17-----8829.516.0
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex34DH18---------------8820.511.1
2009Huntsville Stars SouAAmil35LF1--1---111.0001.00------333.30.7
2009Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil35RF31292306021-6362.9842.000.27-----7740.319.1
2009Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil35LF73354---441.0000.570.11-----779.14.3
2009Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil352B3-71---111.0000.330.14-----773.91.9
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn36LF1-2-------------254.00.6
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn361B115-------------254.00.6
MLB Totals for LF - 10 season(s)-   LF51636537987942364823817.9931.580.22-----5160.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 12 season(s)-   DH18518--------------1850.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 7 season(s)-   2B158-5571812811455476462.9712.920.83-----1580.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 9 season(s)-   1B1404154786559598929924.9956.601.69-----1400.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 5 season(s)-   RF917069213722-141139.9861.530.20-----910.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B35-531548456763.9401.801.19-----350.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B113--177306758490483.9864.27------1130.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B36--147511310089.8902.47------360.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B19--1061428122120.9846.32------190.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF3--2---221.0000.67------30.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B266--4998334019713721332.9715.01------2660.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--5---551.0002.50------20.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B111--2443041575563548.9734.94------1110.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B64--1041341223250238.9523.72------640.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1992Bristol Tigers AppRkdet18---9-------
1993Bristol Tigers AppRkdet19---55-------
1994Fayetteville Generals SALAdet20---111-------
1995Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet21---133-------
1996Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet22---132-------
1997Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet23---96-36---2-
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet23---6------3
1998Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet24--1916-------
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet24--1831-3----23
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet25--3232-21----9
2000Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex26---1-----1-
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex26--1750----1-20
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex27--513-1178-15-4
2002Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex28--21-----1-
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex28--1523--26---8
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29--5---61-43-20
2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30------41---28
2005Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31------111---15
2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor32------101-1-20
2007Texas RangersALMLBtex33--14---64---17
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex34--33---26---18
2009Huntsville Stars SouAAmil35------1----
2009Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil35---3--7-31--
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn36--1---1----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006ItalyWBCTournament32311141103000300000.364.364.6361.0007211.500.272.2730.0027.270.000.000.0050.00
2006Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB321022231013004200100.136.259.318.5777227.100.182.36414.817.410.503.7022.0066.67
2007Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3316483133001005500002.271.340.333.67316353.302.062.1679.439.431.000.000.0023.08
2008Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB341437282004003400000.216.275.270.54510240.242.054.1357.5010.001.330.000.0025.00
2009ItalyWBCTournament35310130000011100000.300.364.300.6643011.333.000.0009.099.091.000.000.000.00
2009Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3516419132016001510003.317.349.439.78818343.343.122.1462.3311.635.002.3341.0023.08
2010New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB362135693117003520100.257.341.486.82717541.267.229.3147.3212.201.672.4435.0055.56
World Baseball Classic Totals - 2 yrs621271103011400000.333.364.476.84010222.412.143.1434.5518.184.000.000.0028.57
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs77183224611132100162130205.251.319.372.6916815204.267.121.2087.8410.291.311.4761.0032.61

Awards [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1994South Atlantic League All-Star Team (2B)1
1996Southern League All-Star (2B)1
1997International League All-Star Team (2B)1
2005American League Player of the Week (September 26-October 2) ... American League Player of the Week (July 18-July 24)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-02-09ContractSigned by Mets 
2009-05-21ContractSigned by Brewers to minor league contract 
2007-05-21InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-05-01InjuredDisabled -- Right biceps tendinitis 
2006-11-21ContractSigned by Rangers (3-years) 
2004-09-19InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2004-08-22InjuredDisabled -- strained groin 
2004-07-20InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-06-26InjuredDisabled -- groin injury 
2004-06-08InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-05-26InjuredDisabled -- right groin strain 
2002-12-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
2002-12-28ContractSigned by Blue Jays 
2002-12-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-11-19InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-05-17InjuredDisabled -- strained right groin muscle and muscle spasms in his lower back 
1999-11-02TradeTraded by Tigers with Alan Webb, Justin Thompson, Gabe Kapler, Bill Haselman and Francisco Cordero to Rangers for Gregg Zaun, Danny Patterson and Juan Gonzalez. 
1997-03-21Returned to Tigers. 
1996-12-09Selected by Athletics from Tigers in Rule 5 major league draft 
1992-07-03Contractsigned 
* 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
1992Detroit Tigers-1825,000-------25,000Signing Bonus out of 1992 Draft (10th round - 280th overall)
1997Detroit TigersTeam Payroll23150,000-76633-1,182,177150,000175,000
1998Detroit TigersTeam Payroll24170,000-81234-1,276,192170,000345,000
1999Detroit TigersTeam Payroll25237,500-65426281,454,491200,000582,500
2000Texas RangersTeam Payroll26305,000-54818401,394,248200,000887,500
2001Texas RangersTeam Payroll27850,000-42314541,897,758200,0001,737,500
2002Texas RangersTeam Payroll282,475,000-2711270++2,011,045200,0004,212,500
2003Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll292,200,000-269667++2,163,527300,0006,412,500
2004Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll302,300,000-254472++2,070,100300,0008,712,500
2005Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll312,700,000-254872++2,189,055300,00011,412,500
2006Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll322,700,000-2611168++2,365,072327,00014,112,500
2007Texas RangersTeam Payroll333,500,000-235971++2,459,737380,00017,612,500
2008Texas RangersTeam Payroll344,000,00010.171218776++2,696,252390,00021,612,500
2009Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll35400,000-72427-2,746,792400,00022,012,500
2010New York MetsTeam Payroll36650,000-49021462,812,412400,00022,662,500
* 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