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Current Status
Free Agent since 2013-05-21 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Miguel Jerez Descartes Batista
Stat Years
1990-2013  [mlb] 1992-2012
6-2 / 195
Right / Right
P (903)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
High School
Nuevo Horizondes (San Pedro de Macoris,DR)
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Montreal Expos in 1988
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1992-04-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.051)
Service Time
14.143 (2012)
MON [8] ARI [4] TOR [3] SEA [3] MIA [2] NYN [2] PIT [1] SLN [1] CHN [1] KCA [1] WAS [1] ATL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 1257 ... retro id: batim001 ... mlbam id: 110683
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YearSplitsGGSDNSDNFGS%CGPHPRDRGFfor PHfor PRfor DRb1b2b3b4b5b6b7b8b9p Pp Cp 1Bp 2Bp 3Bp SSp LFp CFp RFp DH
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1996Log - Splits90900.004---24---------0002000049000000000
1997Log - Splits1165654.501------2511266666665611000000000
1998Log - Splits5613431323.201311012191614141413131614142556000000000
1999Log - Splits3917221543.62231932211918181719211920194039000000000
2000Log - Splits1899950.00313251101010101099991218000000000
2001Log - Splits4818301837.5011---1262151420181820191920222948000000000
2002Log - Splits362972880.6111---823233230303029293029294436000000000
2003Log - Splits362972780.6225---354232429303130293129305036000000000
2004Log - Splits383172981.626---171765131323133313131313538000000000
2005Log - Splits7107100.00203462---------04023147671000000000
2006Log - Splits343313097.1319---703672434333333333334355533000000000
2007Log - Splits333213297.003------01464532323232323232323533000000000
2008Log - Splits4420242045.502139562821202021212120192144000000000
2009Log - Splits5605600.00151218---------01031332556000000000
2010Log - Splits5815711.7019---12181---1112335451858000000000
2011Log - Splits35530414.3117---42912554447452135000000000
2012Log - Splits35530514.30915117---4566567561335000000000
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started DNS Did not start. Count of games not started DNF Did not finish. Count of games not finished. GS% Games Started Percentage CG Complete Games PH Pinch hit appearances in games context and Pinch hits in On Base context PR Entered game as Pinch Runner DR Entered game as defensive replacement GF Games Finished for PH Left game for Pinch hitter for PR Left game for Pinch runner for DR Left game for defensive replacement b1 Games at batting slot #1 (Leadoff) b2 Games at batting slot #2 b3 Games at batting slot #3 b4 Games at batting slot #4 (Cleanup) b5 Games at batting slot #5 b6 Games at batting slot #6 b7 Games at batting slot #7 b8 Games at batting slot #8 b9 Games at batting slot #9 p P Games at pitcher position p C Games at catcher p 1B Games at First Base p 2B Games at Second Base p 3B Games at Third Base p SS Games at Shortstop p LF Games at Left Field p CF Games at Center Field p RF Games at Right Field p DH Games as Designated Hitter

On Base

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1992Log - Splits11310.400.538.7001.238724322000101000000172202100.00301000000
1996Log - Splits94939.231.348.282.6301612971802000000000121130100.00720032020
1997Log - Splits11168135.267.372.422.7946138362433307143100000012572054525.0024116162120
1998Log - Splits56598515.274.359.392.751212133141104411002250128310011437202651781726.15651771147660
1999Log - Splits39606522.280.353.414.767211136146981013613621052300006482167718161823.385816110132770
2000Log - Splits18310268.317.401.578.9801246485539761130199361000232155663743756.063765162240
2001Log - Splits48581499.226.320.349.66918314211381910411631310210000132174501751734.0060161201021050
2002Log - Splits36790701.245.316.365.6812481881721182015243661282200000542568418131821.437013131163680
2003Log - Splits36822737.267.327.383.7092651961971451618133271366100014522828221112125.61601250143881
2004Log - Splits38867755.273.355.430.785305208206136201861435221371100017032510634143432.0896281412513120
2005Log - Splits71331298.268.331.399.7311096880591268112094311014421119481761735.422743045230
2006Log - Splits34910803.288.357.426.78332121123116328203243718980100036834210129132928.718418133185680
2007Log - Splits33860757.276.354.420.7743022032091392318604931815201000270318872382326.448519172153880
2008Log - Splits44556457.295.398.510.90822012013577612923721997300121582338432163238.107920152196660
2009Log - Splits56325280.282.371.411.781119747957970115074120003122115391211230.7738880101240
2010Log - Splits58350303.234.330.363.69311573715256608295301000219110471551531.913993258530
2011Log - Splits35262218.225.341.339.68188624931742113321100000218742332313.043394275640
2012Log - Splits35244205.283.382.429.8119253584075101206321000021888301021033.3333149061110
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats BAVG 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) OB On Base (including Homers) Ldoff Leadoff H Hits 1B-IF Infield Single (or Hit) 1B-OF Outfield Singles 1B-Bnt Bunt Single 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs Solo Solo Homers (no baserunners) 2-Run 2-Run Homers 3-Run 3-Run homers Gslam Grand Slams (Bases loaded homer) IPHR Inside the park home run WO-HR Walkoff-homer WO-H Walkoff Hit PH Pinch hit appearances in games context and Pinch hits in On Base context XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) RBI Runs Batted In HR RBI RBIs from home runs RBI Out Runs Batted In on outs RBIHR% Pct of total RBIs from Homers BB Walks BB4 Walkes on 4-pitches, excluding Intentional walks BB 1BO Walked with first base open and runners on 2nd and /or 3rd BB BL Bases Loaded Walk BB LD Leadoff walk IBB Intentional Walks HBP Hit by a Pitch ROE Reached on Error CI Catchers Interference


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YearSplitsGPAABOutsGOAOGO%FOLOPOFrcFCProdBuntSHSFGDPGDP-OGDP%IF OutOF OutIF Out%loc Ploc Cloc 1Bloc 2Bloc 3Bloc SSloc LFloc CFloc RFSOSO-swSO-caSo-3SO-FTSO Sw%
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1996Log - Splits94939311691.786120053303650.0018772.01065422236312050.00
1997Log - Splits1116813510440371.08248541125442219.52473061.06012791310128272249081.48
1998Log - Splits565985153781751111.5862272212228875135623.212058171.72133060395222332692642130369.57
1999Log - Splits396065223861481431.03922229132357711126020.0018111062.21943752244528374595751929278.95
2000Log - Splits1831026818272730.996148701811252817.86925363.454112224261615223731613083.78
2001Log - Splits485814993901621381.17981624133271193156224.192109070.016103462404818373590711833078.89
2002Log - Splits367907015322451751.40119203619235858167321.9230611472.932641995177325527112862648076.79
2003Log - Splits368227375442491531.63992133244432196229622.9229310972.9313539149662935451421162160781.69
2004Log - Splits388677555472631801.46114293726334966228426.1931712671.631556905085364842104772743874.04
2005Log - Splits7133129821778850.92529241021742264114.631085566.3622934132414251654351823264.81
2006Log - Splits349108035732741891.4511829422784711953210630.1933213171.731349856599305744110783153570.91
2007Log - Splits338607575492042120.96132285215151843188521.1827114565.126549754967376543133874646465.41
2008Log - Splits445564573301301271.0273302415040531175213.461669164.61523050294028402373512226569.86
2009Log - Splits5632528020178711.10441215311454193426.47985165.8831422213015231352351716367.31
2010Log - Splits58350303231103731.414911139120212114027.501195767.6911441243017182255401410272.73
2011Log - Splits3526221817071681.04351914102254193327.27904964.7511628142620151431191111561.29
2012Log - Splits3524420514963501.2626915621253231717.65803370.86110211824819636241110266.67
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats GO Groundouts AO Air out (Fly Outs + Popouts + Lineouts) FO Fly outs LO Lineouts PO Putouts Frc Forceouts. Groundout with runner ahead of him forced out on base. FC Fielders Choice Prod Productive out. At the very least, a runner was advanced on the out SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies GDP Grounded into Double Play GDP-O Double Play Opportunities for Batter (Runner on 1st + less than 2 outs) GDP% Grounded into double play percentage. Double Plays vs Opportunities IF Out Infield Outs OF out Outfield Outs IF Out% Percentage of outs in the infield loc P Balls fielded by pitcher loc C Balls fielded by catcher loc 1B Balls fielded by first baseman loc 2B Balls fielded by second baseman loc 3B Balls fielded by third baseman loc SS Balls fielded by shortstop loc LF Balls fielded by left field loc CF Balls fielded by center field loc RF Balls fielded by right field SO Strikeouts SO-Sw Strikeouts Swinging SO-Ca Strikeouts Looking (or Called) SO-3 Strikeouts on 3 Pitches SO-FT Strikeout on Foul Tip SO SW% Percentage of strikeouts on swings


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1992Log - Splits1137.538228.570000000010100.00---0------0---00210
1996Log - Splits94916.327850.00110000001233.331150.00---0---01503
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1998Log - Splits56598212.3556430.1910910422082425.009852.944544.4409271318
1999Log - Splits39606211.3488942.181513204211102132.26111052.386650.0028341216
2000Log - Splits18310124.4006854.846510330031318.758188.8920100.00031578
2001Log - Splits48581183.3155630.60242310531181436.3612666.673175.0007241419
2002Log - Splits36790248.3149739.11109102200142238.8917770.839756.25010251919
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2004Log - Splits38867305.35211537.7088007700133328.2613959.0951033.33113222833
2005Log - Splits71331109.3293532.112200000061331.586650.001325.00531087
2006Log - Splits34910321.35311535.831515007700182839.13211263.643537.50011422739
2007Log - Splits33860302.35110133.441211109810212842.8612666.6741028.57015361625
2008Log - Splits44556220.3968840.00171700211052317.8681142.116554.5506251513
2009Log - Splits56325119.3663630.255500220031615.797187.503260.000613212
2010Log - Splits58350115.3293631.306600220061135.294357.141150.001315912
2011Log - Splits3526288.3362932.95440000001118.336366.672250.00041429
2012Log - Splits3524492.3773032.61550022001712.506366.674266.6701855
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances OB On Base (including Homers) mOBP Modified On Base Percentage. Includes all times on base, whether earned or not. R Runs R% Run%. Runs/OnBase. % of time on base that he scores SB Stolen Bases (Total) SB2 Steals of 2nd base SB3 Steals of 3rd base SBH Steals of home CS Caught Stealings CS2 Caught stealing second base CS3 Caught stealing third base CSH Caught stealing home S1-3 1b to 3b on a single while a baserunner S1-2 1b to 2b on a single while a baserunner S1-3% % of times going first to third on a single S2-H 2b to home on a single while a baserunner S2-3 2b to 3b on a single while a baserunner S2-H% % of times second to home on a single D1-H Scored from first base on a double D1-3 1b to 3b on a double D1-H% % of times scoring from first base on a double DI Defensive Indifference. Defense allowed steal without attempt to throw out Adv WP Advanced on Wild Pitch or Passed Ball Adv Out Advanced safely on an out FrcR Forced out as runner. OOB Thrown Out on Bases as baserunner, excludes while batter


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1992Log - Splits1131031054282666162270951.8548.1512.9640.7427.274.1540.969.284261.5430.7715.38
1996Log - Splits949397601548767101955682463156.4943.5115.5844.1614.713.1445.663.3169232.6518.374.08
1997Log - Splits11168135242716783882905797229291108312157.2342.7715.9342.9219.594.0441.672.089481552.9828.578.93
1998Log - Splits56598515659262234134888620833778910113512643860.3439.6615.7145.2620.573.7443.373.23371767556.3529.4312.54
1999Log - Splits39606522589572431148694524733489511524251147061.1338.8717.4847.3921.444.0140.877.63291787854.2929.3712.87
2000Log - Splits18310268373721220728492101181443547202324159.6740.3316.5644.8418.463.9444.177.7177923857.1029.6812.26
2001Log - Splits48581499609010238414669182223598671107425644261.4938.5117.8346.4320.054.1039.976.13441767159.2130.2912.22
2002Log - Splits3679070170112628941797109724043411091363489962062.0937.9116.9047.1017.613.6645.578.544023510855.7029.7513.67
2003Log - Splits36822737601428295918761083258445113514305101362563.4036.6017.2448.3318.043.6043.776.052527313263.8733.2116.06
2004Log - Splits3886775596104333781987139120957711701410485568558.8241.1814.3641.7414.823.9048.679.046921910154.0925.2611.65
2005Log - Splits713312982754212838134701012334695802071526263.3736.6316.1345.2117.413.8845.279.2199933760.1228.1011.18
2006Log - Splits34910803841106338920831306220557127115265351273661.4638.5415.7945.0314.423.7248.280.951625513156.7028.0214.40
2007Log - Splits33860757851338338820571331256594119414635331266160.7139.2915.7343.1817.503.9445.276.949520910057.5624.3011.63
2008Log - Splits4455645779736221512669491493567429103291741357.1642.8414.8541.0816.373.9845.474.33121485556.1226.629.89
2009Log - Splits5632528038522127375651781218446538206424059.3940.6116.1842.2615.063.9244.673.8182803756.0024.6211.38
2010Log - Splits583503033955514008035971092144645891992426557.3642.6414.2142.0718.514.0045.075.7191953754.5727.1410.57
2011Log - Splits35262218333161008569439591613384081441919456.4543.5514.2940.4814.463.8547.574.0141743353.8228.2412.60
2012Log - Splits3524420533361100556943670156332413149418356.6243.3814.8341.0916.954.1244.375.0118551848.3622.547.38
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls SwMs Swing and Miss Cal Called Strikes Swings Batter swung at pitch, regardless of result Foul Foul Balls IntB Intentional Balls InPl Balls put in Play Str% Strike percentage. Total Strikes / Total Pitches Bal% Balls percentage Foul% Foul ball percentage, of all pitches Sw% Swing Percentage. Total Swings / Total Pitches SwMs% Swing and Miss%. When swinging, how much does he miss P/PA Pitches per Plate Appearance IP-SW% Percentage of swings that are put in play IP-PA% % of Plate Appearances where ball is put into play FPS First Pitch Strike FPSw First Pitch Swing FPIP First Pitch in Play FPS% % of Plate Appearances with First Pitch as Strike FPSw% First Pitch Swing Percentage FPIP% First Pitch in Play Percentage

Pitch Details

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2012 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%
2012Intent Ball4.000100040000.00100.000.000.00
2011 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%
2011Intent Ball18.0003000180000.00100.000.000.00
2010 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%
2010Intent Ball13.0002000130000.00100.000.000.00
25 record(s)
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Pitches B=Ball S=Swinging Strike C=Called X=In Play I=Intent Ball > Runner in motion # Pickoff throw F=Foul H=Hit by Pitch BAVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) AB At Bats H Hits SwMs Swing and Miss Cal Called Strikes Bal Balls Str Strikes Fou Fouls InPl Balls put in Play Str% Strike percentage. Total Strikes / Total Pitches Bal% Balls percentage Fou% Foul ball percentage SwMs% Swing and Miss%. When swinging, how much does he miss