Page Information
Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Nelson Arturo Liriano
Stat Years
1983-1998  [mlb] 1987-1998
Height/Weight
5-10 / 185
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
2B (1419) ... 3B (105) ... SS (65) ... DH (18) ... 1B (2)
Draft Position
2B
Born Date/Place
High School
Jose Debeaw (Puerto Plata,DR)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Toronto Blue Jays in 1982
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Eipfanio Guerrero
MLB Debut
1987-08-25 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.083)
Service Time
Organizations
TOR [8] COL [3] PIT [2] CLE [1] MIN [1] KCA [1] LAN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 14379 ... retro id: lirin001 ... mlbam id: 117810
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed65Power49Contact78XBH53RBIs48Runs61Hitting65Durability60Team.489Ratings Explained
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

Career Batting Statistics

top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • College
  • Indy/Intl/+
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1983Florence Blue JaysSALAtor-192b---112947887124245657279708134320.259.356.368.72455817635.293.109.29912.5414.521.1679.71.0828.2
    1984Kinston Blue JaysCaroA+tor-202b---213251268126224550109468647240.246.312.334.64657117131.180.088.2868.0615.061.87102.40.8824.6
    1985Kinston Blue JaysCaroA+tor-212b---3134451681302316362511395524010.288.348.384.73249617330.213.096.3187.8611.091.4175.21.2123.1
    1986Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-222b---41355578815925157593514486334520.285.343.422.76561723547.260.137.3097.7810.211.3179.61.1329.6
    1987Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-232b---513053172133191010553610447625630.250.307.380.68758820239.262.130.2737.4812.931.7353.11.7029.3
    1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2232bL-S-E-P537158293862210132162202023.241.310.342.6521765410.272.101.2699.0912.501.3879.01.1426.3
    1988Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-242b---6831261101212400000.194.242.290.5323392.194.096.2226.0612.122.000.00.0033.3
    1988Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2242bL-S-E-P699276367362323125114025104.264.297.333.6302959211.134.069.2993.7313.563.6492.01.0215.1
    1989Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2252bL-S-E-P71324185111026355316743512105010.263.331.376.70747815734.237.113.2869.0010.671.1983.61.0530.9
    1990Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2262bL-S-E-P85017016367211535162011105.212.282.294.5761895010.165.082.2338.4710.581.25170.00.5327.8
    1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2262bL-S-E-P85318530475701352222403103.254.332.357.6892116612.238.103.29010.4311.371.090.00.0025.5
    1991Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-272b---986292508016923668313923330.274.345.411.75633112027.236.137.3079.3711.781.26146.00.6033.8
    1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2272bL-S-E-P91022590001010201000.409.409.409.8182390-0.045.000.4500.008.700.000.00.000.0
    1992Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-282b---1010636173110199552208485013740.305.381.449.83042016233.310.144.33511.4311.901.0472.21.1930.0
    1993Central Valley RockiesCalifA+col-293b-ss---11622380204026000000.364.500.5451.04528122.364.181.36421.430.000.000.00.0025.0
    1993Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-292b---117929348105236646913323412310.358.419.539.95833115835.276.181.3879.6710.271.0648.81.8133.3
    1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol429ssL-S-E-P114815128466321564182205126.305.376.424.8001756411.252.119.34410.2912.571.2275.51.1423.9
    1994Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol4302bL-S-E-P1287255396517533102424403354.255.357.396.75330310125.298.141.29413.8614.521.0585.00.9938.5
    1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit16312bL-S-E-P13107259297412153822243421332.286.347.398.74528910318.205.112.3098.3011.761.4251.81.7324.3
    1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit16322bL-S-E-P14112217235814233020142200321.267.308.392.7002348519.198.125.2825.989.401.5772.31.2832.8
    1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46332bL-S-E-P1576881020601110061202111.227.274.330.60497297.170.103.2506.1912.372.0088.01.0335.0
    1998Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-342b-3b---168728644901637448103942304212.315.398.465.86333213326.280.150.34411.7512.651.0840.92.1128.9
    1998Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol22342bL-S-E-P161217000000000700001.000.000.000.0001700.000.000.0000.0041.180.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)823221629657610527252405930212300733191540.260.324.366.6902487810157.214.106.2888.5212.061.4288.61.0127.3
    National League Totals (6 yrs)442987129263551114125108104141211111315.266.334.387.721111538280.228.121.2959.3312.651.3670.51.2630.4
    American League Totals (6 yrs)381122916731350161111549221081595228225.255.316.348.664137242877.203.093.2837.8711.591.47111.70.8024.6
    Minor League Totals1032381460310711886554440178954055302132332212.281.350.407.75743051551307.254.126.3129.4112.311.3170.61.2528.7
    Minor: A Totals12947887124245657279708134320.259.356.368.72455817635.293.109.29912.5414.521.1679.71.0828.2
    Minor: A+ Totals2729851392644571190352291141611250.268.333.361.694109535663.199.093.3038.3112.881.5589.61.0023.9
    Minor: AA Totals1355578815925157593514486334520.285.343.422.76561723547.260.137.3097.7810.211.3179.61.1329.6
    Minor: AAA Totals49617942895249438302348150196245913231312.292.361.437.7982035784162.271.145.3209.6312.041.2559.81.4730.9
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (4 yrs)3181022132257459111014419861335187222.251.311.345.656113835365.203.094.2787.5611.691.5592.90.9725.3
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (2 yrs)2194765213226386842385621653.277.330.395.72552318837.202.118.2977.2710.711.4759.51.5328.0
    Colorado Rockies Totals (3 yrs)14742367111238546666073084711.262.351.390.74149516536.270.128.30412.1214.751.2284.61.0132.4
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (1 yrs)76881020601110061202111.227.274.330.60497297.170.103.2506.1912.372.0088.01.0335.0
    Minnesota Twins Totals (1 yrs)5318530475701352222403103.254.332.357.6892116612.238.103.29010.4311.371.090.00.0025.5
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)1022590001010201000.409.409.409.8182390-0.045.000.4500.008.700.000.00.000.0
    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

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1983Florence Blue JaysSALA192B11400.02143233463571537.9404.700.0079.788.41
    1984Kinston Blue JaysCaroA+202B12900.02603572177638617.9674.800.0092.197.71
    1985Kinston Blue JaysCaroA+212B13100.02613282579614589.9594.500.0095.697.81
    1986Knoxville Blue JaysSouAA222B11200.02312881975538519.9654.600.0077.883.01
    1986Knoxville Blue JaysSouAA223B1400.08363104744.9363.100.009.710.42
    1987Syracuse ChiefsILAAA232B13000.02463461996611592.9694.600.0092.9100.01
    1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLB232B370335.083107128191190.9955.100.5722.8100.02
    1988Syracuse ChiefsILAAA242B800.014230537371.0004.600.005.7100.05
    1988Toronto Blue JaysALMLB242B800609.21211771248310298.9613.700.4949.480.82
    1988Toronto Blue JaysALMLB243B102.0000000.0000.000.000.61.06
    1988Toronto Blue JaysALMLB24DH1100.0000000.0000.000.006.811.15
    1989Toronto Blue JaysALMLB252B12201,068.02673301276609597.9804.900.5675.392.41
    1989Toronto Blue JaysALMLB25DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.13.812
    1990Minnesota TwinsALMLB262B500407.183128727218211.9684.200.5230.994.33
    1990Toronto Blue JaysALMLB262B490422.193132426229225.9834.600.5330.298.02
    1990Minnesota TwinsALMLB26SS100.2000000.0000.000.000.61.95
    1990Minnesota TwinsALMLB26DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.23.812
    1991Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA272B7700.0141199742347340.9804.400.0053.589.51
    1991Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA27SS700.0819232927.9313.900.004.98.16
    1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLB272B10055.011230334341.0003.400.626.2100.04
    1992Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA282B6100.0130186771323316.9785.200.0043.357.52
    1992Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA283B1700.0938114847.9792.800.0012.116.03
    1992Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA28SS400.056121211.9172.800.002.83.84
    1993Central Valley RockiesCalifA+292B100.01301441.0004.000.000.716.74
    1993Central Valley RockiesCalifA+293B200.02301551.0002.500.001.533.34
    1993Central Valley RockiesCalifA+29SS200.01401551.0002.500.001.533.33
    1993Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA292B5000.0103173738283276.9755.500.0035.563.32
    1993Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA293B1700.033456148478.9294.600.0012.121.54
    1993Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA293B1300.0714212321.9131.600.009.216.55
    1993Colorado RockiesNLMLB292B160104.01932375451.9443.200.499.933.34
    1993Colorado RockiesNLMLB293B103.01000111.0001.000.330.62.15
    1993Colorado RockiesNLMLB29SS350240.14571313119116.9753.300.4821.672.93
    1994Colorado RockiesNLMLB302B790648.21432221044375365.9734.600.5667.590.81
    1994Colorado RockiesNLMLB303B2010.22100331.0001.500.291.72.33
    1994Colorado RockiesNLMLB30SS307.00200221.0000.700.292.63.43
    1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB312B670463.1130132531267262.9813.900.5746.562.62
    1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB313B5030.00500551.0001.000.173.54.75
    1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB31SS106.0000000.0000.000.000.70.94
    1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB322B360223.05073213125123.9843.400.5522.232.13
    1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB323B9059.04170021211.0002.300.365.68.06
    1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB32SS5030.148121312.9232.400.403.14.53
    1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB331B204.05100661.0003.001.501.22.62
    1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB332B17088.21423263937.9492.200.4210.522.43
    1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB333B100.1000000.0000.000.000.61.34
    1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB33SS101.0000000.0000.000.000.61.35
    1998Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA342B4000.061110423175171.9774.300.0027.846.03
    1998Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA343B2300.0629443935.8971.500.0016.026.42
    1998Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA34SS500.0411211715.8823.000.003.55.73
    1998Colorado RockiesNLMLB342B3014.04201661.0002.000.431.925.05
    1998Colorado RockiesNLMLB34SS107.00200221.0002.000.290.68.34
    MLB Totals - (1B)2005100661.0003.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)56600101813815831024572399.9764.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)19007230030301.0001.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)47004983415136132.9712.800.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)1800000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)3660069510374427517761732.9754.700.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)7000551261320194181.9332.600.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)16001736565853.9143.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)112002312881975538519.9654.600.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)14008363104744.9363.100.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (2B)261005226884615712561210.9634.600.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)2002301551.0002.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (SS)2001401551.0002.500.000.00.00
    A Totals - (2B)114002143233463571537.9404.700.000.00.00
    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

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1983Minor---114-------
    1984Minor---129-------
    1985Minor---131-------
    1986Minor---11214------
    1987MLB---37-------
    1987Minor---130-------
    1988MLB---801-----11
    1988Minor---8-------
    1989MLB---122------5
    1990MLB---99-1----2
    1991MLB---10-------
    1991Minor---77-7-----
    1992Minor---61174-----
    1993MLB---16135-----
    1993Minor---51322-----
    1994MLB---7923-----
    1995MLB---6751-----
    1996MLB---3695-----
    1997MLB--21711-----
    1998MLB---3-1-----
    1998Minor---40235-----
    Totals--2141910565----18