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Hensley MeulensTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1986-2002 MLB Years: 1989-1998
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Played in Japan
Rated Prospect

Positions3B-640, OF-331, 1B-104, DH-13, LF-8, RF-4Position when DraftedLFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameHensley Filemon Meulens
Height6-3Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 23,1967 [51.028]PlaceWillemstad,Curacao

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1985 by the New York Yankees.
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1987-NYA-#10 ... 1988-NYA-#1 ... 1989-NYA-#1 ... 1990-NYA-#10 ... 1991-MLB-#30 ... 1991-NYA-#2
MLB DebutAugust 23,1989 [22.061]
OrganizationsNYA [8] MON [1] ARI [1] CHA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID15331Retrosheet IDmeulh001MLBAM ID119004
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed38Power82Contact28XBH74RBIs54Runs61Hitting49Durability56Team.514Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRknya-3b1959219365110443142286641100.233.329.370.6998118253.313.137.274.31811.0726.092.361.5854.7535.29
1987Prince William YankeesCaroA+nya-3b2011643076129232281031435312490630.300.384.558.94224053498.356.258.407.40110.6424.902.345.6215.3641.09
1987Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-3b20175821030020072500000.172.262.224.48613365.303.052.172.23010.7738.463.570.000.0030.00
1987Totals for A+-A+         13348878139262281051436014990630.285.369.518.88725356563.350.233.379.38110.6626.472.484.9717.4340.29
1988Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya283b2179278506891134033379710020.245.335.424.75911823316.327.179.313.34211.7130.702.624.1121.3833.82
1988Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-3b215520927489162220146100100.230.277.368.6457716224.294.138.215.2916.2527.234.362.6834.8333.33
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         134487771161821962535115810120.238.311.400.71119539540.312.162.271.3219.4429.263.103.5225.6333.62
1989Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya283b221043355586821145326110890100.257.384.391.77513121406.346.134.319.36115.0226.601.772.7130.4524.42
1989Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-3b22144581340130081300000.289.396.444.84020553.387.155.333.38315.0924.531.631.8945.0038.46
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11838063991221248326912190100.261.386.397.78315126459.351.136.321.36315.0326.361.752.6131.6726.26
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya573b22828250001012800002.179.233.179.4125030.250.000.036.1996.6726.674.000.000.000.00
1990Columbus ClippersILAAAnya31of23136480811372052696646613271540.285.376.510.88624551559.339.225.367.39111.8123.612.004.6518.4637.23
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya31of2323831220703101092530003.241.337.434.771361095.309.193.313.3499.4726.322.783.1627.6750.00
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya31of249628837648162930189741217.222.276.319.5959215313.310.097.170.2715.7530.995.391.9248.0023.44
1992Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-3b2514153496147282261001586016851360.275.352.481.83325756603.353.206.331.3729.9527.862.804.3120.5438.10
1992New York YankeesALMLBnya593b2525130011001000001.600.6671.2001.867616.500.600.800.78516.670.000.0016.675.0033.33
1993Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-of26752793957140144562329230300.204.290.405.69511328317.244.201.330.30910.0929.022.884.4219.9349.12
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya31of2630538911250181900002.170.279.340.61918461.219.170.302.28313.1131.152.383.2826.5044.44
1994Chiba LotteJap PacIntl-27122431491072102369803513500000.248.305.457.76219744466.308.209.309.3307.5128.973.864.9418.7441.12
1995YakultJap CenIntl-28130438741071602980606413400000.244.341.479.82021045502.284.235.395.35912.7526.692.095.7815.1042.06
1996YakultJap CenIntl-29128439471081432567104414000000.246.315.462.77720342483.303.216.319.3379.1128.993.185.1817.5638.89
1997West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-3b3014011000000200001.250.250.500.750214.500.250.250.3150.0050.000.000.000.00100.00
1997Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-3b-1b3012142381116202247519562119505411.274.370.501.87121246495.323.227.407.37612.5324.041.924.8517.6339.66
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12242781117212247519562121505412.274.369.501.87021447499.324.227.405.37612.4224.251.954.8117.7940.17
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon31lf3016246710260141000100.292.379.583.96214329.385.291.417.40513.7934.482.506.9012.0042.86
1998Calgary CannonsPCLAAAcha-of3128331023000200001.375.3751.2501.6251038.250.875.875.6590.0025.000.0025.004.00100.00
1998Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-of317026845671621337213067203012.250.327.470.79712631303.283.220.336.3459.9022.112.234.2920.6246.27
1987Totals for PCL-PCL         7227648701721540213069203013.254.328.493.82113634311.282.239.351.3529.6522.192.304.8218.4048.57
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari29rf31715110011000600000.067.067.267.3344115.000.200.200.1340.0040.000.006.6715.00100.00
1999Newark BearsAtlInd-3211844884127173219412552102000014.283.358.475.83321341500.326.192.324.36410.4020.401.964.2021.3332.28
2000Saltillo SaraperosMexAAA--3388347721101422473415410500005.317.409.576.98520040401.394.259.424.42213.4726.181.945.9914.4636.36
2001Newark BearsAtlInd-34401392634101103031163400007.245.323.547.8707621155.253.302.432.36510.3221.942.136.4513.9061.76
2001Saltillo SaraperosMexAAA--34832994872122135021449500007.241.338.425.76312727343.309.184.334.33412.8327.702.163.7923.0037.50
2002Puebla PericosMexAAA--353813714283112400223700006.204.314.263.577365159.273.059.219.27313.8423.271.680.63137.0017.86
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter1824966710917215534342165713115.220.288.353.64117534549.295.133.220.0007.6530.053.932.7333.0731.19
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1199435373311431952620674980325781313453281943.263.353.461.81420084275007.327.198.343.00011.5426.222.274.1121.1337.36
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter8233029514798141171505285622392891222201442.263.350.470.82014233083465.323.207.347.00011.3125.712.274.3320.1938.60
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter18361310515417324856598205100120.251.363.406.76924944722.338.155.316.00013.5728.392.093.3225.5428.57
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13449278140272281051436015190631.285.369.518.88725557567.351.233.378.00010.5826.632.524.9417.5740.71
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter59219365110443142286641100.233.329.370.6998118253.313.137.274.00011.0726.092.361.5854.7535.29
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1585871101612743112415668136000021.274.350.492.84228962655.310.218.349.00010.3820.762.004.7318.9438.51
Intl Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter38013081703225137721615014340900000.246.320.466.7866101311451.298.220.341.0009.8628.192.865.3116.9940.68
New York Yankees Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1594576010116212464238149712115.221.290.344.63415730505.299.123.210.0007.5229.503.922.3838.0829.70
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter16246710260141000100.292.379.583.96214329.385.291.417.00013.7934.482.506.9012.0042.86
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter715110011000600000.067.067.267.3344115.000.200.200.0000.0040.000.006.6715.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162441609715213474337147613113.220.288.353.64115630489.295.133.220.0007.6530.053.932.7333.0731.19
Average Minor - Per 162 games16258899154264281011147817760436.263.353.461.81427158677.327.198.343.00011.5426.222.274.1121.1337.36

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1986Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya193B58--401182011178158.8882.72------5998.393.5
1987Prince William Yankees CaroA+nya203B116--962243715357320.8962.76------116100.082.9
1987Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya203B17--1837746255.8873.24------17100.012.3
1988Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya213B79--571622318242219.9052.77------79100.057.2
1988Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya213B54--39111147164150.9152.78------5598.238.0
1989Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya223B99--671722917268239.8922.41------10495.270.7
1989Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya223B14--1127314138.9272.71------14100.09.6
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya223B8--523413228.8753.50------8100.05.0
1990Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya23OF88--134741145141.9721.60------13664.760.3
1990Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya231B32--21921620246240.9767.50------13623.521.9
1990Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya233B15--623323229.9061.93------13611.010.3
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya23OF23--493215452.9632.26------23100.014.2
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya24OF73--144451153148.9672.03------9676.045.1
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya24DH13---------------9613.58.0
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya241B7--351163736.9735.14------967.34.3
1992Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya253B128--882553025373343.9202.68------14190.888.9
1992New York YankeesALMLBnya253B2---3-2331.0001.50------2100.01.2
1993Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya26OF56--100381111103.9281.84------7574.740.0
1993Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya261B18--16417824189181.95810.06------7524.012.9
1993Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya263B1----3-3---------751.30.7
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya26OF24--27---27271.0001.13------3080.014.8
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya261B3--5---551.0001.67------3010.01.9
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya263B1---------------303.30.6
1997West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon303B1---2--221.0002.00------1100.00.6
1997Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon303B45--29911111131120.9162.67------12137.232.1
1997Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon301B38--32021732348341.9808.97------12131.427.1
1997Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon30OF18--352213937.9492.06------12114.912.9
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30LF8--6---661.0000.75------1650.04.9
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon301B3--9--1991.0003.00------1618.81.9
1998Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari31OF47--7137-8174.9141.57------7067.133.1
1998Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari311B3--194152423.9587.67------704.32.1
1998Calgary Cannons PCLAAAcha31OF2--1---111.0000.50------2100.01.4
1998Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari313B2--17-2881.0004.00------702.91.4
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari31RF4--61--771.0001.75------757.12.5
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF120--220772234227.9701.89------1200.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B13--491175150.9803.85------130.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH13---------------130.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B11--526433531.8862.82------110.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF8--6---661.0000.75------80.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF4--61--771.0001.75------40.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B259--1745146448752688.9152.66------2590.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF211--34115213377356.9441.69------2110.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B91--722632281807785.9738.63------910.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B178--1243345235510458.8982.57------1780.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B134--1142634419421377.8952.81------1340.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B58--401182011178158.8882.72------580.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1986Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya19-----58-----
1987Prince William Yankees CaroA+nya20-----116-----
1987Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya20-----17-----
1988Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya21-----79-----
1988Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya21-----54-----
1989Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya22-----99-----
1989Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya22-----14-----
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya22-----8-----
1990Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya23--32--15---88-
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya23---------23-
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya24--7------7313
1992Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya25-----128-----
1992New York YankeesALMLBnya25-----2-----
1993Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya26--18--1---56-
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya26--3--1---24-
1997West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon30-----1-----
1997Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon30--38--45---18-
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30--3---8----
1998Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari31--3--2---47-
1998Calgary Cannons PCLAAAcha31---------2-
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari31--------4--

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2003Bluefield OriolesAppRkMinorbal36Hitting Coach632340.36513.54Don Buford
2004Bluefield OriolesAppRkMinorbal37Hitting Coach672839.41813.54None listed
2005Indianapolis IndiansILAAAMinorpit38Hitting Coach1447866.54211.02Trent JewettLost in Finals
2006Indianapolis IndiansILAAAMinorpit39Hitting Coach1427666.535--1None listedLost in tiebreaker
2007Indianapolis IndiansILAAAMinorpit40Hitting Coach1437073.49012.03Trent Jewett
2008Indianapolis IndiansILAAAMinorpit41Hitting Coach1446876.47220.04Trent Jewett
2009Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAMinorsfn42Hitting Coach1447173.49315.53Dan Rohn
2010San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn43Hitting Coach1629270.568--3Bruce BochyWon World Series (Rangers)
2011San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn44Hitting Coach1628676.5318.02Bruce Bochy
2012San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn45Hitting Coach1629468.580--1Bruce BochyWon World Series (Tigers)
2013San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn46Hitting Coach1627686.46916.04Bruce Bochy
2014San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn47Hitting Coach1628874.5436.02Bruce BochyWon World Series (Royals)
2015San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn48Hitting Coach1628478.5198.02Bruce Bochy
2016San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn49Hitting Coach1628775.5374.02Bruce BochyLost in 1st Round (Cubs)
2017San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn50Hitting Coach1626498.39540.05Bruce Bochy
2018San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn51Bench Coach985048.5104.04Bruce Bochy
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1998-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-08-01Sent to White Sox by Diamondbacks for future considerations. 
1997-12-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Diamondbacks. 
1997-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-04-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
1997-03-20Released by Braves. 
1996-12-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1993-11-26Released by Yankees. 
1985-10-31ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
* 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
1989New York YankeesTeam Payroll2268,000-6083219429,80262,50068,000
1990New York YankeesTeam Payroll23100,000-64942-515,727100,000168,000
1991New York YankeesTeam Payroll24120,000-5482421742,231100,000288,000
1992New York YankeesTeam Payroll25132,500-5962426962,245109,000420,500
1993New York YankeesTeam Payroll26109,000-75740-968,431109,000529,500
1997Montreal ExposTeam Payroll30150,000-76641-1,182,177150,000679,500
1998Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll31170,000-81241-1,276,192170,000849,500
* 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