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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Francis Xavier Hernandez
Stat Years
1986-1998  [mlb] 1989-1998
Height/Weight
6-2 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (565)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Jefferson (Port Arthur,TX)
Colleges
University of Louisiana at Lafayette (Lafayette, Louisiana)
Draft
Selected by the Toronto Blue Jays in Round #4 (#107 overall) of the 1986 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1989-06-04 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.292)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [5] TOR [4] CIN [2] TEX [2] NYA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12733 ... retro id: hernx001 ... mlbam id: 115820
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1986Louisiana-LafayetteIndyNCAANCAA-1------20---DR:4-107952.14181390052113.29837270321110001.147.760.002.538.792.933.47.643
    1986St. Catharines Blue JaysNYPLA-tor-201---552.6713101133070.2552721616695061.007.000.762.048.793.444.31.500
    1986Minor Totals: TORbyYearA-----201---552.6913101133070.7552721616695061.017.050.772.058.853.464.31.500
    1987St. Catharines Blue JaysNYPLA-tor-212---335.0713110002055.0573931416492041.339.330.652.628.026.383.06.500
    1987Minor Totals: TORbyYearA-----211---335.0713110002055.0573931416492041.339.330.652.628.026.383.06.500
    1988Myrtle Beach Blue JaysSALAtor-223---1362.55232222110148.0116524252811110070.977.050.301.706.753.163.96.684
    1988Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-223---242.9011112000068.1733222315332031.299.610.401.984.354.212.20.333
    1988Minor Totals: TORbyYearAA/A----222---15102.67343342110216.31898464843144120101.077.870.331.796.003.503.35.600
    1989Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-234---114.13441100024.0251111011171011.509.380.004.136.384.131.55.500
    1989Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-234---563.5315152100099.1954239722474021.188.610.631.994.263.812.14.455
    1989Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor42234Log - Sp - Ext - Perf104.76700027022.22515122871011.469.930.793.182.785.960.881.000
    1989Minor Totals: TORbyYearAA/AAA----232---673.66191932000123.31205350733645031.248.770.512.414.683.871.94.462
    1989MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf104.86700027022.72515122871011.4910.140.813.242.846.080.881.000
    1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31245Log - Sp - Ext - Perf214.62341001033062.1603432824246041.358.661.163.473.474.911.00.667
    1990MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf214.64341001033062.3603432824246041.358.701.163.483.484.931.00.667
    1991Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-256---212.7516300813436.035161119344221.228.750.252.258.504.003.78.667
    1991Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf274.7132600826363.0663433632550001.569.430.864.577.864.861.72.222
    1991Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----251---212.7516300813436.035161119344221.228.750.252.258.504.003.78.667
    1991MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf274.7132600826363.0663433632550001.569.430.864.577.864.861.72.222
    1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf912.117700025777111.0813126542965031.116.570.413.417.782.512.29.900
    1992MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf912.117700025777111.0813126542965031.116.570.413.417.782.512.29.900
    1993Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf452.61720002972996.27537286281016011.076.980.562.619.403.443.61.444
    1993MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf452.62720002972996.77537286281016011.077.020.562.629.453.463.61.444
    1994New York YankeesALMLBnya31289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf445.85310001431640.0482726721373021.7310.801.584.738.336.081.76.500
    1994MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf445.85310001431640.0482726721373021.7310.801.584.738.336.081.76.500
    1995Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin372910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf724.60590001959390.0954746831847041.409.500.803.108.404.702.71.778
    1995MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf724.60590001959390.0954746831847041.409.500.803.108.404.702.71.778
    1996Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin373011Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0013.5030000303.18652230003.0021.605.405.408.1016.201.50.000
    1996Houston AstrosNLMLBhou313011Log - Sp - Ext - Perf554.22580002758674.26939351126789021.278.321.333.139.404.703.00.500
    1996MLB Totals: CIN-HOUbyYearMLB----302Log - Sp - Ext - Perf554.62610002761678.07745401328819021.358.881.503.239.355.192.89.500
    1997Texas RangersALMLBtex313112Log - Sp - Ext - Perf044.56440002044049.1512725722365021.489.301.284.016.574.931.64.000
    1997MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf044.58440002044049.3512725722365021.499.351.284.036.604.951.64.000
    1998Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-3213---003.0022000003.03111021011.009.003.000.006.003.000.00.000
    1998Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-3213---001.3550001506.25110192010.906.750.001.3512.151.359.00.000
    1998Texas RangersALMLBtex313213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf663.57460001546158.0432723530414011.266.670.784.666.364.191.37.500
    1998Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAA/AAA----322---001.9672001509.782211113020.987.830.980.9810.761.9611.00.000
    1998MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf663.57460001546158.0432723530414011.266.670.784.666.364.191.37.500
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)40353.9046370016945635671.062132429167266562460201.328.330.903.577.544.352.11.533
    National League Totals (7 yrs)29213.6833570011832828501.045422820546185441330141.288.160.833.327.924.102.38.580
    American League Totals (4 yrs)11144.55128000511287170.01679686218112113061.468.841.114.296.415.081.49.440
    Minor League Totals31263.15102788513244511.046422117927118371312271.148.170.482.086.533.893.14.544
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals952.15181390052113.79837270321110001.157.790.002.548.832.943.47.643
    Minor: A- Totals883.74262111350125.71126652103211870101.158.050.722.308.484.743.69.500
    Minor: A Totals1362.55232222110148.0116524252811110070.977.050.301.706.753.163.96.684
    Minor: AA Totals353.2217173100095.31014434426524051.349.560.382.464.924.162.00.375
    Minor: AAA Totals773.233618219184142.013559518329010251.188.560.512.035.703.742.81.500
    Houston Astros Totals (5 yrs)22193.402737009926625407.735117515436152354260101.247.760.803.367.823.872.33.537
    Texas Rangers Totals (2 yrs)6104.039000035901107.39454481252779031.367.901.014.376.474.541.48.375
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (2 yrs)724.93620001962393.310353511033877041.469.960.973.198.415.122.64.778
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)445.85310001431640.0482726721373021.7310.801.584.738.336.081.76.500
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (1 yrs)104.86700027022.72515122871011.4910.140.813.242.846.080.881.000
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3124pL-S-E-P1353110000000100001.333.333.333.666310.000.000.5000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1991Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-25p---2162000000000101000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1991Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3125pL-S-E-P23210000000002701000.000.167.000.1671300.200.000.00015.3853.853.500.00.000.0
    1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3126pL-S-E-P3779100000000500000.000.000.000.000900.000.000.0000.0055.560.000.00.000.0
    1993Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3127pL-S-E-P4725000000000202000.000.000.000.000700.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.00.000.0
    1995Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3729pL-S-E-P5598000000000400000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1996Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3130pL-S-E-P6582000000000101000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)333372100000022004001.027.077.027.1044310.054.000.0594.6546.5110.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (6 yrs)333372100000022004001.027.077.027.1044310.054.000.0594.6546.5110.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals162000000000101000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals162000000000101000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    Houston Astros Totals (5 yrs)274292100000021604001.034.097.034.1313510.069.000.0775.7145.718.000.00.000.0
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)598000000000400000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1986St. Catharines Blue JaysNYPLA-20P1300.01160117171.0001.300.0017.1100.08
    1987St. Catharines Blue JaysNYPLA-21P1300.039121312.9230.900.0016.9100.09
    1988Myrtle Beach Blue JaysSALA22P2300.01218113130.9681.300.0016.5100.09
    1988Knoxville Blue JaysSouAA22P1100.037111110.9090.900.007.6100.014
    1989Knoxville Blue JaysSouAA23P400.01500661.0001.500.002.8100.018
    1989Syracuse ChiefsILAAA23P1500.08160024241.0001.600.0010.3100.012
    1989Toronto Blue JaysALMLB23P7022.2121043.7500.400.144.3100.013
    1990Houston AstrosNLMLB24P34062.13500881.0000.200.1321.097.16
    1991Tucson TorosPCLAAA25P1600.02501771.0000.400.0011.4100.011
    1991Houston AstrosNLMLB25P32063.0690015151.0000.500.2419.8100.07
    1992Houston AstrosNLMLB26P770111.097101716.9410.200.1447.5100.03
    1993Houston AstrosNLMLB27P72096.21800991.0000.100.0944.4100.01
    1994New York YankeesALMLB28P31040.0280310101.0000.300.2527.4100.03
    1995Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29P59090.01070017171.0000.300.1941.0100.02
    1996Houston AstrosNLMLB30P58074.2290011111.0000.200.1535.8100.01
    1996Cincinnati RedsNLMLB30P303.1000000.0000.000.001.9100.025
    1997Texas RangersALMLB31P44049.13601991.0000.200.1827.2100.04
    1998Tulsa DrillersTexAA32P200.01100221.0001.000.001.4100.021
    1998Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAA32P500.00100111.0000.200.003.5100.019
    1998Texas RangersALMLB32P46058.03300661.0000.100.1028.4100.05
    MLB Totals - (P)463066940642410.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)360010220111.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)17005131111.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)230012181111.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)26004251311.0000.000.00---------
    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 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
    1986Minor13----------
    1987Minor13----------
    1988Minor34----------
    1989MLB7----------
    1989Minor19----------
    1990MLB34----------
    1991MLB32----------
    1991Minor16----------
    1992MLB77----------
    1993MLB72----------
    1994MLB31----------
    1995MLB59----------
    1996MLB61----------
    1997MLB44----------
    1998MLB46----------
    1998Minor7----------
    Totals565----------