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Luis MedinaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1984-1992 MLB Years: 1988-1991
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PositionsOF-384, 1B-136, DH-30Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLuis Main Medina
Height6-4Weight200BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateMarch 26,1963 [55.176]PlaceSanta Monica,California
High SchoolWarren (Downey,CA)
CollegeArizona State University (Tempe,AZ), Cerritos College (Norwalk,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 9th round (219th overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 1st round (8th overall) of the 1984 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Cincinnati Reds [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (27th overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (54th overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (41st overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (64th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 33rd round (785th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsEddie Bane
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1987-CLE-#7 ... 1989-CLE-#7
MLB DebutSeptember 2,1988 [25.160]
OrganizationsCLE [7] KCA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID15243Retrosheet IDmedil001MLBAM ID118901
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Player Notes:   Elected to the Colorado Springs Sky Sox Hall of Fame in 1992 ... Named to the Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame in 2013.
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed28Power94Contact27XBH87RBIs84Runs69Hitting69Durability57Team.470Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Arizona StateCollegeJr1b21742896392166176773216200000.318.365.592.95717139310.357.274.360.4196.7720.002.955.4817.0042.39
1985Batavia TrojansNYPLA-cle-of22762904377160124373327230010.266.345.445.79012928325.316.179.303.3529.8522.152.253.6924.1736.36
1986Waterloo IndiansMidwAcle-of2313650510716025535110657510940340.317.407.5941.00130065587.343.277.428.43312.7818.571.455.9614.4340.63
1987Williamsport BillsEastAAcle-of2496341611091561668102487550860.320.403.540.94318437402.360.220.384.40011.9418.661.563.9821.3133.94
1988Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of25111406811262862881124210700340.310.373.616.98925062451.358.306.406.4289.3123.732.556.2114.5049.21
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle691b251651101300680021821000.255.309.608.91731656.259.353.392.4033.5732.149.0010.718.5046.15
1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of265116617298031902195000100.175.258.277.5354611186.228.102.205.25110.2226.882.631.6155.3337.93
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29dh26308381710480163500003.205.258.361.61930589.295.156.217.2836.7439.335.834.4920.7529.41
1990Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-1b27943205887150185373336830300.272.343.488.83115633359.291.216.331.3699.1918.942.065.0117.7837.93
1991Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-1b28117450811462862798014710020820.324.385.593.97826761507.360.269.371.4249.2719.722.135.3316.6741.78
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23dh28516010000001701000.063.118.063.1811018.111.000.063.0955.5638.897.000.000.000.00
1992Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca501b29913413794161164911237102240.276.320.469.78916033368.305.193.261.3506.2519.293.094.3521.3135.11
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5115018311010160196022003.207.261.413.6746211163.263.206.260.0005.5236.816.676.1315.0035.48
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter772281948582815124155521321931965217228210.294.366.529.89514923303185.330.235.353.00010.0220.472.044.8718.1939.86
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter4641683274482951392300991643965217100.286.348.522.8708792001871.322.236.333.0008.7721.172.414.9218.2941.49
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter96341611091561668102487550860.320.403.540.94318437402.360.220.384.00011.9418.661.563.9821.3133.94
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13650510716025535110657510940340.317.407.5941.00130065587.343.277.428.00012.7818.571.455.9614.4340.63
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter762904377160124373327230010.266.345.445.79012928325.316.179.303.0009.8522.152.253.6924.1736.36
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter742896392166176773216200000.318.365.592.95717139310.357.274.360.0006.7720.002.955.4817.0042.39
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5115018311010160196022003.207.261.413.6746211163.263.206.260.0005.5236.816.676.1315.0035.48
Average MLB - Per 162 games16247657983032510329191660010.207.261.413.67419735518.263.206.260.0005.5236.816.676.1315.0035.48
Average Minor - Per 162 games16259210217432533109746713740640.294.366.529.89531369668.330.235.353.00010.0220.472.044.8718.1939.86

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1985Batavia Trojans NYPLA-cle22OF72--943119897.9901.35------7694.792.3
1985Batavia Trojans NYPLA-cle221B1--7---771.0007.00------761.31.3
1986Waterloo Indians MidwAcle23OF124--208852221216.9771.74------13691.288.6
1987Williamsport Bills EastAAcle24OF69--140521147145.9862.10------9671.949.6
1987Williamsport Bills EastAAcle241B13--120527127125.9849.62------9613.59.4
1988Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle25OF82--13652-143141.9861.72------11173.959.0
1988Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle251B26--23821829267259.9709.96------11123.418.7
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle251B16--1379-141461461.0009.13------16100.09.9
1989Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle26OF34--4544-5349.9251.44------5166.723.9
1989Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle261B12--964110101100.9908.33------5123.58.5
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26DH25---------------3083.315.4
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26OF3--2-2-42.5000.67------3010.01.9
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle261B1--2---221.0002.00------303.30.6
1990Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle271B5--292143231.9696.20------945.33.5
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle281B50--43929152469468.9989.36------11742.736.0
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28DH5---------------5100.03.1
1992Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca291B12--11312-161251251.00010.42------9113.28.3
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH30---------------300.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B17--1399-141481481.0008.71------170.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--2-2-42.5000.67------30.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF116--18196-196190.9691.64------1160.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B105--9156811111994983.9899.36------1050.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF69--140521147145.9862.10------690.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B13--120527127125.9849.62------130.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF124--208852221216.9771.74------1240.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF72--943119897.9901.35------720.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--7---771.0007.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1985Batavia Trojans NYPLA-cle22--1------72-
1986Waterloo Indians MidwAcle23---------124-
1987Williamsport Bills EastAAcle24--13------69-
1988Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle25--26------82-
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25--16--------
1989Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle26--12------34-
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26--1------325
1990Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle27--5--------
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle28--50--------
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28----------5
1992Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca29--12--------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1995Arizona DiamondbacksMLBMLB-32Scout.000--None listed
1996Arizona DiamondbacksMLBMLB-33Scout.000--None listed
1997Arizona DiamondbacksMLBMLB-34Scout.000--None listed
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari35Scout1626597.40133.05Buck Showalter
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari36Scout16210062.617--2Buck ShowalterLost in 1st Round (Mets)
2000Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari37Scout1628577.52512.03Buck Showalter
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca45Special Assistant to the General Manager/Player Personnel1627587.46313.54Trey Hillman
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca46Special Assistant to the General Manager/Player Personnel1626597.40121.53Trey Hillman
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca47Special Assistant to the General Manager/Player Personnel1626795.41427.05Daren Brown,Trey Hillman,Ned Yost
2011Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca48Special Assistant to the General Manager/Player Personnel1627191.43824.04Ned Yost
2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca49Special Assistant to the General Manager/Player Personnel1627290.44416.03Ned Yost
2013Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca50Special Assistant to the General Manager/Player Personnel1628676.5317.03Ned Yost
2014Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca51Special Assistant to the General Manager/Player Personnel1628973.5491.02Ned YostLost World Series (Giants)
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca52Special Assistant to the General Manager/Player Personnel1629567.586--1Ned YostWon World Series (Mets)
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca53Special Assistant to the General Manager/Player Personnel1628181.50013.53Ned Yost
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca54Special Assistant to the General Manager/Player Personnel1628082.49422.03Ned Yost
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1988Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2562,500-60433-392,10762,50062,500
1989Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2662,500-69142-429,80262,500125,000
1991Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll28100,000-62045-742,231100,000225,000
* 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