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Jose MotaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-1996 MLB Years: 1991-1995
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

Positions2B-620, SS-214, OF-67, 3B-57Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJose Manuel (Matos) Mota
Height5-9Weight155BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 16,1965 [53.274]PlaceSanto Domingo,Dominican Republic
CollegeCal State Fullerton (Fullerton,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (33rd overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1986-TEX-#6
MLB DebutMay 25,1991 [26.070]
OrganizationsKCA [5] SDN [3] TEX [2] LAN [1] OAK [1] CHA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID15717Retrosheet IDmotaj001MLBAM ID119452
RelationshipsBrother of Andy Mota, Son of Manny Mota, Brother of Domingo Mota
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed60Power21Contact80XBH19RBIs26Runs43Hitting66Durability57Team.489Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983Cal State FullertonCollegeFr2b184811418313101264111018100.272.339.316.655364135.295.044.158.3038.157.410.910.000.0012.90
1984Cal State FullertonCollegeSo2b197628658102921471031922815700.357.403.413.81611812335.374.056.147.3695.676.571.160.30286.0011.76
1985Cal State FullertonCollegeJr2b2065243667757640195521445200.317.442.469.91111418306.316.152.424.40916.994.580.271.9640.5023.38
1985Niagara Falls SoxNYPLA-cha-2b206525435779202785282925230.303.374.354.7289011291.339.051.173.3309.629.971.040.000.0014.29
1985Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-2b20618350001002000000.278.350.278.6285020.278.000.111.29610.000.000.000.000.000.00
1985Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         7127238829202885302925230.301.373.349.7229511311.335.048.169.3289.659.320.970.000.0013.41
1986Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-2b2141158265173111148221303100.323.403.424.8276711184.345.101.278.37311.967.070.590.54158.0021.57
1986Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-2b217125538719102075244335010.278.348.322.6708210287.335.044.145.3088.3614.981.790.000.0014.08
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         112413641221641312113465638110.295.369.361.73014921471.339.066.196.3349.7711.891.220.21413.0017.21
1987Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-2b227526134656301556344625110.249.339.295.634779303.301.046.172.29311.2215.181.350.000.0013.85
1988San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-of23822143256111118104273503110.262.343.336.6797213245.307.074.229.31211.0214.291.300.41214.0023.21
1988Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-2b23615450001103301000.333.444.333.7775019.417.000.267.36815.7915.791.000.000.000.00
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         882293661111119114303804110.266.350.336.6867713264.314.070.231.31611.3614.391.270.38229.0021.31
1989Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-2b2427811511100632301515100.136.372.148.520121118.164.012.395.28625.4212.710.500.000.009.09
1989Wichita WranglersTexAAsdn-of-ss24411091735511932172104000.321.413.413.826457130.391.092.257.38013.0816.151.240.77109.0020.00
1989Totals for AA-AA         6819032466111564473619100.242.393.300.693578248.292.058.316.33518.9514.520.770.40190.0017.39
1990Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-ss259224744744442121423533120.300.406.397.8039812296.335.097.271.36814.1911.820.831.3561.7516.22
1991Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-2b26107377561091021371510544826320.289.378.334.71212613442.326.045.202.33112.2210.860.890.23377.0011.93
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn152b261736480002002712000.222.282.222.5048041.276.000.056.2414.8817.073.500.000.000.00
1992Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-2b2713146945108110328218415627110.230.294.273.56712814520.255.043.158.2667.8810.771.370.58156.3312.96
1993Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ss-2b2810533046931123352710343423500.282.348.355.70311716374.302.073.227.3209.099.091.000.80110.0017.20
1994Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-2b2910035860921360322511474116313.257.342.327.66911719415.288.070.240.30611.339.880.870.000.0020.65
1995Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ss-2b30278762840010126914203.322.365.368.733324100.350.046.103.3316.009.001.500.000.0014.29
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca402b3022000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1996Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-3b-2b317222924565232076172801111.245.296.323.6197410248.266.078.157.2786.8511.291.651.2176.3317.86
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1938480002002712000.211.268.211.4798043.258.000.053.0004.6516.283.500.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter10483462485936106271729114980428456196122137.270.352.331.68311471503992.305.061.205.00010.7211.421.070.43203.6516.03
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter71723853266416717142051065327029714361687.269.345.329.674784982721.300.060.195.0009.9210.921.100.51170.3615.29
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2668231242183083593522130130320420.265.366.332.69827341980.310.067.241.00013.2713.271.000.31274.3318.81
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6525435779202785282925230.303.374.354.7289011291.339.051.173.0009.629.971.040.000.0014.29
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter18964314221017107993512824613281000.327.408.417.82526834776.338.090.253.00010.575.930.560.9091.8616.19
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1736480002002712000.222.282.222.5048041.276.000.056.0004.8817.073.500.000.000.00
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter22000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162324346800017001760917000.211.268.211.479680367.258.000.053.0004.6516.283.500.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162535751451643452312667039321.270.352.331.68317723617.305.061.205.00010.7211.421.070.43203.6516.03

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1985Niagara Falls Sox NYPLA-cha202B65--1541561633326310.9514.77------65100.084.4
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha202B6--1012-222221.0003.67------6100.04.2
1986Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex212B36--5298813158150.9494.17------4187.826.9
1986Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex213B1--14--551.0005.00------412.40.7
1986Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex212B67--1292011440344330.9594.93------7194.447.2
1987Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex222B69--138190838336328.9764.75------7592.050.7
1988San Antonio Missions TexAAlan23OF27--333--36361.0001.33------8232.920.3
1988San Antonio Missions TexAAlan232B12--1620253836.9473.00------8214.69.0
1988San Antonio Missions TexAAlan233B7--791-1716.9412.29------828.55.3
1988Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan232B3--28-110101.0003.33------650.02.1
1988Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan23SS1---2--221.0002.00------616.70.7
1989Huntsville Stars SouAAoak242B26--5754512116111.9574.27------2796.318.2
1989Wichita Wranglers TexAAsdn24SS13--1926174645.9783.46------4131.79.6
1989Wichita Wranglers TexAAsdn24OF13--211-122221.0001.69------4131.79.6
1989Wichita Wranglers TexAAsdn243B6--27--991.0001.50------4114.64.4
1989Wichita Wranglers TexAAsdn242B6--1530-545451.0007.50------4114.64.4
1990Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn25SS30--3581415120116.9673.87------9232.620.8
1990Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn25OF14--184212422.9171.57------9215.29.7
1990Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn253B9--512111817.9441.89------929.86.3
1990Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn252B5--619122625.9625.00------925.43.5
1991Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn262B76--126208538339334.9854.39------10771.054.3
1991Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn26SS35--4495818147139.9463.97------10732.725.0
1991Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn263B4--242-86.7501.50------1073.72.9
1991Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn26OF3--1---111.0000.33------1072.82.1
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn262B13--2427255351.9623.92------1776.58.0
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26SS3--121-43.7501.00------1717.61.9
1992Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca272B94--172232753411404.9834.30------13171.865.3
1992Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27SS32--36116623158152.9624.75------13124.422.2
1992Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27OF4--7---771.0001.75------1313.12.8
1993Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca28SS56--75125729207200.9663.57------10553.338.9
1993Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca282B32--5283423139135.9714.22------10530.522.2
1993Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca283B4---32153.6000.75------1053.82.8
1994Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca292B77--1542211150386375.9724.87------10077.053.5
1994Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca29SS19--1855497773.9483.84------10019.013.2
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca30SS13--1728454945.9183.46------2748.19.0
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca302B9--1323-636361.0004.00------2733.36.3
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca30OF1--341-87.8757.00------273.70.7
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca302B2--13--441.0002.00------2100.01.4
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca313B26--1239265351.9621.96------7236.118.1
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca312B22--37434138480.9523.64------7230.615.3
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca31SS12--18383145956.9494.67------7216.78.3
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca31OF5--9---991.0001.80------726.93.5
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B15--2530255755.9653.67------150.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS3--121-43.7501.00------30.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 10 season(s)-   2B391--70110504622817971751.9744.48------3910.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 8 season(s)-   SS198--24354036113819783.9563.95------1980.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B43--1958788477.9171.79------430.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF27--388314946.9391.70------270.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B149--2783922373693670.9674.50------1490.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF40--544-158581.0001.45------400.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B14--10201-3130.9682.14------140.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS13--1926174645.9783.46------130.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B65--1541561633326310.9514.77------650.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1985Niagara Falls Sox NYPLA-cha20---65-------
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha20---6-------
1986Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex21---36-1-----
1986Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex21---67-------
1987Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex22---69-------
1988San Antonio Missions TexAAlan23---12-7---27-
1988Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan23---31------
1989Huntsville Stars SouAAoak24---26-------
1989Wichita Wranglers TexAAsdn24---6136---13-
1990Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn25---5309---14-
1991Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn26---76354---3-
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26---133------
1992Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27---9432----4-
1993Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca28---32564-----
1994Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca29---7719------
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca30---913----1-
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30---2-------
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca31---221226---5-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2000Anaheim AngelsALMLBMLBana35Broadcaster1628280.5069.53Mike Scioscia
2001Anaheim AngelsALMLBMLBana36Broadcaster1627587.46341.03Mike Scioscia
2002Anaheim AngelsALMLBMLBana37Broadcaster1629963.6114.02Mike SciosciaWon World Series (Giants)
2003Anaheim AngelsALMLBMLBana38Broadcaster1627785.47519.03Mike Scioscia-
2004Anaheim AngelsALMLBMLBana39Broadcaster1629270.568--1Mike SciosciaLost in 1st Round (Red Sox)
2005Los Angeles Angels of AnaheimALMLBMLBana40Broadcaster1629567.586--1Mike SciosciaLost ALCS (White Sox)
2006Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana41Broadcaster1628973.5494.02Mike Scioscia
2007Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana42Broadcaster1629468.580--1Mike SciosciaLost in ALDS (Boston)
2008Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana43Broadcaster16210062.617--1Mike SciosciaLost in ALDS (Boston)
2009Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana44Broadcaster1629765.599--1Mike SciosciaLost in ALCS (NY Yankees)
2010Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana45Broadcaster1628082.49410.02Mike Scioscia
2018Gwinnett StripersILAAAMinoratl53Coach1397069.5049.02Damon Berryhill
* 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
1995-11-24ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1995-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-11-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1991-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-06-03TradeTraded by Athletics to Padres for Peter Kuld. 
1987-06-25TradeTraded by Rangers to Dodgers for Larry See. 
1985-12-11TradeTraded by White Sox with Scott Fletcher and Ed Correa to Rangers for Dave Schmidt and Wayne Tolleson. 
* 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
1991San Diego PadresTeam Payroll26100,000-62043-742,231100,000100,000
1995Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll30109,000-75347-999,520109,000209,000
* 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