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Willis OtanezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-2015 MLB Years: 1998-1999
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Positions3B-777, SS-146, 1B-123, OF-104, DH-7, RF-2, 2B-1Position when Drafted3B-1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWillis Alexander Otanez
Height6-1Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 19,1973 [45.035]PlaceLa Vega,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1990 by the Los Angeles Dodgers.
MLB DebutAugust 25,1998 [25.128]
OrganizationsBAL [5] LAN [5] TOR [2] ATL [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID16234Retrosheet IDotanw001MLBAM ID136400
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991Great Falls DodgersPioRklan25ss185822238649263933193421400.288.344.428.7729517248.312.140.225.3467.6613.711.792.4237.0026.56
1992Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-ss19117390278618032724246045300.221.271.290.56111321426.252.069.126.2605.6314.082.500.70130.0024.42
1993Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+lan-3b20953253485112103914296324210.262.324.400.72413023362.295.138.218.3238.0117.402.172.7632.5027.06
1994Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan233b21131476771322711972425398407210.277.350.458.80821847540.309.181.296.3529.8118.151.853.5225.0535.61
1995Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-3b229235439922401053112859205315.260.314.412.72614634389.283.152.232.3177.2015.172.112.5735.4036.96
1995San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-3b222710082441170162500203.240.278.330.608336108.303.090.140.2705.5623.154.170.93100.0025.00
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         119454471162811160123484207318.256.306.394.70017940497.287.138.211.3076.8416.902.472.2141.2734.48
1996Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-3b23138506601342722475374597125217.265.323.468.79123753559.282.203.285.3418.0517.352.164.2921.0839.55
1997Gulf Coast OriolesGCLRkbal-24825582023002410001.320.393.6401.03316428.316.320.400.4407.1414.292.007.1412.5050.00
1997Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-3b2419781326903130191900103.333.398.564.962441288.404.231.333.41410.2321.592.113.4126.0046.15
1997Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-3b244916820359052500153500308.208.269.351.6205914186.229.143.232.2748.0618.822.332.6933.6040.00
1997Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         7627138692001041012658104012.255.318.439.75711930302.285.184.277.3308.6119.212.233.3127.1043.48
1998Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-3b251244818713724227100104110461868.285.343.511.85424653537.307.226.314.3637.6419.372.545.0317.8138.69
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal52rf2535010000000200000.200.200.200.400105.333.000.000.1800.0040.000.000.000.000.00
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal243b262980717302110061611103.213.273.325.59826589.238.112.188.2686.7417.982.672.2540.0029.41
1999Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor213b-1b26421272132805130093010003.252.307.433.7405513137.293.181.252.3236.5721.903.333.6525.4040.63
1999Totals for AL-AL         71207284911072400154621106.237.293.391.6848118226.271.154.227.3016.6420.353.073.1029.5736.73
2000Tennessee SmokiesSouAAtor-3b272710313335051900101610112.320.383.515.8985310115.337.195.291.3858.7013.911.604.3520.6030.30
2000Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor233b272276613302140061500104.171.229.289.51822583.183.118.197.2317.2318.072.502.4138.0038.46
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         4917919468073300163110216.257.318.419.7377515198.273.162.251.3208.0815.661.943.5425.5732.61
2001Greenville BravesSouAAatl-1b289330839821421243224260405314.266.357.442.79913628359.290.176.312.34411.7016.711.433.3425.6734.15
2001Monterrey SultanesMexAAA--2818565810130061500003.143.226.214.44012262.175.071.179.2069.6824.192.501.6156.0025.00
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11136444901521346224875405317.247.337.407.74414830421.274.160.291.32411.4017.811.563.0928.0033.33
2002Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd-3b2923841528616230081600002.333.391.6431.034541392.355.310.405.4378.7017.392.006.5214.0046.43
2002Cancun LangosterosMexAAA--294415820429093002283300003.266.376.494.8707818186.284.228.392.38015.0517.741.184.8417.5642.86
2002Monclova AcererosMexAAA--2926105929403130041900003.276.303.400.703427109.313.124.162.3083.6717.434.752.7535.0024.14
2002Totals for Mex-Mex         702632971130124302325200006.270.349.456.80512025295.296.186.300.35310.8517.631.634.0721.9235.21
2003Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd-28of-1b3011944255127300227910507150848.287.360.505.86522352505.294.218.333.3689.9014.061.424.3620.0940.94
2003Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-of-3b30165561330090071310001.236.333.291.62416363.310.055.182.29111.1120.631.860.000.0023.08
2004Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd--of3147184215410073700163110321.293.348.462.8108517204.315.169.255.3467.8415.201.943.4326.2931.48
2004Campeche PiratasMexAAA--3134134235212082710121700004.388.438.6571.0958820146.404.269.366.4648.2211.641.425.4816.7538.46
2005Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd-32of324216523589062700102600105.352.386.515.9018515176.388.163.224.3905.6814.772.603.4127.5025.86
2005Veracruz Rojos del AguilaMexAAA--321084027615119130123216268000017.376.459.6521.11126250464.398.276.433.47313.3614.661.106.4713.4033.11
2006Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd--3342163345792123301182500207.350.410.6501.06010623183.352.300.405.4429.8413.661.396.5613.5840.35
2006Veracruz Rojos del AguilaMexAAA--3396381701352301976003755000012.354.411.564.97521542418.378.210.307.4198.8513.161.494.5520.0531.11
2007Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd--3413544174107001400101.315.321.426.74723556.333.111.130.3221.797.144.000.000.0029.41
2007Veracruz Rojos del AguilaMexAAA--3410036773133211218921535200009.362.443.5971.04021943420.381.235.381.44812.6212.380.985.0017.4832.33
2008Newark BearsAtlInd--3548192326414082900173220007.333.393.531.92410222211.368.198.286.4038.0615.171.883.7924.0034.38
2008Veracruz Rojos del AguilaMexAAA--3582317449221095133364400009.290.363.442.80514030353.314.152.265.35610.2012.461.222.5535.2232.61
2008Minatitlan PetrolerosMexAAA--3524836202011010171000004.241.370.301.671253100.264.060.277.31817.0010.000.591.0083.0015.00
2008Totals for Mex-Mex         106400501122301061435354000013.280.364.413.77716533453.304.133.268.34811.7011.921.022.2140.0029.46
2009Newark BearsAtlInd--3626991625206210081410316.253.306.455.761458111.232.202.283.3237.2112.611.755.4116.5032.00
2009Puebla PericosMexAAA--36104370581292901991006446004019.349.441.5811.02221548438.356.232.405.44014.6110.500.724.3419.4737.21
2010Long Island DucksAtlInd-2837218414333021510101000004.393.457.500.95742594.431.107.238.42610.6410.641.002.1342.0015.15
2010Puebla PericosMexAAA--379133871133261127600493700000.393.470.5831.05319739387.419.190.334.46012.669.560.763.1028.1729.32
2011Camden RiversharksAtlInd-18382491112880260051710007.308.351.462.813421097.361.154.209.3565.1517.533.402.0645.5035.71
2011Reynosa BroncosMexAAA-39389034366117160228200535000000.341.429.5801.00919938396.351.239.394.43813.3812.630.945.5615.5932.48
2012Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd-40393412517355051800103130020.280.348.440.7885510138.337.160.240.3417.2522.463.103.6225.0028.57
2012Tabasco OlmecasMexAAA--397326736751501153103445303613.281.365.461.82612326307.299.180.311.35311.0714.661.323.5824.2734.67
2012Oaxaca GuerrerosMexAAA--393110716282151500191810016.262.378.439.817478127.274.177.355.35914.9614.170.953.9421.4028.57
2012Totals for Mex-Mex         104374521031711668105363403719.275.369.455.82417034434.292.180.324.35512.2114.521.193.6923.3833.01
2013Long Island DucksAtlInd-4016603920280071400110.150.235.283.51817468.156.133.250.22910.2920.592.002.9430.0044.44
2013Aguascalientes RielerosMexAAA-4088332701222202692004451503423.367.445.6691.11422248384.372.302.434.47211.4613.281.166.7712.7739.34
2013Saltillo SaraperosMexAAA-40622340001002620001.182.308.182.4904026.250.000.091.2457.6923.083.000.000.000.00
2013Totals for Mex-Mex         94354731262202693004657703424.356.437.6381.07522648410.365.282.412.45811.2213.901.246.3413.6238.10
2014Aguascalientes RielerosMexAAA-4198356531101012086005970304813.309.408.511.91918231422.333.202.368.39813.9816.591.194.7417.8028.18
2015Camden RiversharksAtlInd-42186531360080051000000.200.257.292.54919670.236.092.169.2457.1414.292.000.000.0046.15
2015Veracruz Rojos del AguilaMexAAA-42176441330160081600011.203.292.297.58919472.255.094.219.26211.1122.222.001.3964.0030.77
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter74212285011072400154821106.236.291.387.6788218231.272.151.222.0006.4920.783.203.0330.2936.00
Minor League Totals - 24 Season(s)Filter21467869117523574241734614622732923135442136138226.300.373.490.86338537878908.323.190.307.00010.3615.201.473.8822.7433.39
AAA Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter132549278161578271725110631176498062012626160.320.400.531.93126165295623.341.211.343.00011.5414.331.244.4619.6333.52
AA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter3201150139312625451665111192307214640.271.340.451.7915191121292.300.180.278.0009.2117.801.933.4825.5635.90
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter43515451773958034219181113428012917625.256.317.393.7106071251717.285.137.222.0007.8016.312.092.4536.7931.65
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter66247437211284233213831401.291.349.449.79811121276.312.158.243.0007.6113.771.812.9030.8829.17
Ind Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter473180824854810847831121165301130191048.303.362.497.8598981902005.325.194.285.0008.2315.011.823.8923.1834.67
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter421272132805130093010003.252.307.433.7405513137.293.181.252.0006.5721.903.333.6525.4040.63
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3285718302110061811103.212.269.318.58727594.242.106.176.0006.3819.153.002.1342.5027.78
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624646110924015530033105422013.236.291.387.67818039506.272.151.222.0006.4920.783.203.0330.2936.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16259489178321261102270102315317.300.373.490.86329159672.323.190.307.00010.3615.201.473.8822.7433.39

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1991Great Falls Dodgers PioRklan18SS42--561061917181162.8953.86------5872.460.0
1991Great Falls Dodgers PioRklan183B16--8183-2926.8971.63------5827.622.9
1992Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan19SS95--1522883056470440.9364.63------11781.2141.8
1992Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan193B13--817312825.8931.92------11711.119.4
1993Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan203B87--541922220268246.9182.83------9591.664.0
1993Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan20SS8--1118123029.9673.63------958.45.9
1993Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan202B1--112-42.5002.00------951.10.7
1994Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan213B126--1093022325434411.9473.26------13196.293.3
1995Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan223B89--591862018265245.9252.75------9296.766.9
1995San Antonio Missions TexAAlan223B27--1848346966.9572.44------27100.019.9
1996Bowie Baysox EastAAbal233B133--1062782418408384.9412.89------13896.493.7
1996Bowie Baysox EastAAbal23SS1---1--111.0001.00------1380.70.7
1997Bowie Baysox EastAAbal243B7--120122221.9553.00------1936.84.9
1997Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal243B44--286511210493.8942.11------4989.831.2
1997Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal241B7--393124342.9776.00------4914.35.0
1998Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal253B116--912401117342331.9682.85------12493.580.6
1998Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal251B4--26-132726.9636.50------1243.22.8
1998Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal25OF2--5---551.0002.50------1241.61.4
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25RF2--1---111.0000.50------366.71.2
1999Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor263B24--1625264341.9531.71------4257.114.8
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal263B22--1628424844.9172.00------2975.913.6
1999Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor261B13--897-1196961.0007.38------4231.08.0
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal261B5--6---661.0001.20------2917.23.1
1999Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26DH4---------------429.52.5
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26DH3---------------2910.31.9
2000Tennessee Smokies SouAAtor273B22--2453358077.9633.50------2781.515.7
2000Tennessee Smokies SouAAtor271B6--405-145451.0007.50------2722.24.3
2000Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor273B18--1135244846.9582.56------2281.812.9
2000Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor271B3--162-218181.0006.00------2213.62.1
2001Greenville Braves SouAAatl281B53--45030334483480.9949.06------9357.038.1
2001Greenville Braves SouAAatl283B19--927424036.9001.89------9320.413.7
2001Greenville Braves SouAAatl28OF8--9---991.0001.13------938.65.8
2002Bridgeport Bluefish AtlIndy-293B2--11--221.0001.00------238.71.6
2002Bridgeport Bluefish AtlIndy-291B1--61--771.0007.00------234.30.8
2003Bridgeport Bluefish AtlIndy-30OF33--696--75751.0002.27------11927.726.2
2003Bridgeport Bluefish AtlIndy-301B26--21411423229225.9838.65------11921.820.6
2003Bowie Baysox EastAAbal303B1--1---111.0001.00------166.30.7
2003Bowie Baysox EastAAbal30OF1--1---111.0001.00------166.30.7
2004Bridgeport Bluefish AtlIndy-31OF35--4532-5048.9601.37------4774.527.8
2004Bridgeport Bluefish AtlIndy-311B5--533-856561.00011.20------4710.64.0
2005Bridgeport Bluefish AtlIndy-32OF25--34---34341.0001.36------4259.517.9
2005Bridgeport Bluefish AtlIndy-323B11--815332623.8852.09------4226.27.9
Ind Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF93--14892-159157.9871.69------930.00.0
Ind Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B32--27315431292288.9869.00------320.00.0
Ind Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B13--916332825.8931.92------130.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B46--3253689185.9341.85------460.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B18--957-111021021.0005.67------180.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH7---------------70.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF2--1---111.0000.50------20.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B178--1303402423494470.9512.64------1780.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B14--815278886.9776.14------140.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF2--5---551.0002.50------20.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B209--1594263531620585.9442.80------2090.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B59--49035335528525.9948.90------590.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF9--10---10101.0001.11------90.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B315--2306976864995927.9322.94------3150.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS103--1633063158500469.9384.55------1030.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--112-42.5002.00------10.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS42--561061917181162.8953.86------420.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B16--8183-2926.8971.63------160.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1991Great Falls Dodgers PioRklan18----4216-----
1992Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan19----9513-----
1993Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan20---1887-----
1994Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan21-----126-----
1995Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan22-----89-----
1995San Antonio Missions TexAAlan22-----27-----
1996Bowie Baysox EastAAbal23----1133-----
1997Bowie Baysox EastAAbal24-----7-----
1997Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal24--7--44-----
1998Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal25--4--116---2-
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25--------2--
1999Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26--13--24----4
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26--5--22----3
2000Tennessee Smokies SouAAtor27--6--22-----
2000Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor27--3--18-----
2001Greenville Braves SouAAatl28--53--19---8-
2002Bridgeport Bluefish AtlInd-29--1--2-----
2003Bridgeport Bluefish AtlInd-30--26------33-
2003Bowie Baysox EastAAbal30-----1---1-
2004Bridgeport Bluefish AtlInd-31--5------35-
2005Bridgeport Bluefish AtlInd-32-----11---25-

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1998International League All-Star Team (DH)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-12-14ContractSigned by Cubs 
2003-05-01ContractSigned by Bridgeport 
2003-04-28Released by Orioles 
2003-03-24ContractSigned by Orioles 
2002-08-01ContractSigned by independent Bridgeport (Atlantic) 
2002-06-01ContractSigned by Monclova (Mexican) 
2002-04-01ContractSigned by Cancun (Mexican) 
2002-03-22Released by Braves 
2002-01-13Contractre-signed by Braves 
2001-10-15Free AgentGranted free agency 
2001-05-11Contract purchased by Braves from Monterrey 
2001-03-01ContractSigned by Monterrey (Mexico) 
2000-10-15Free AgentGranted free agency 
1999-05-28Claimed on waivers by Blue Jays from Orioles. 
1998-01-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1997-12-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-12-20Free AgentGranted free agency 
1996-02-12Claimed on waivers by Orioles from Mariners. 
1995-11-29TradeTraded by Dodgers with Miguel Cairo to Mariners for Mike Blowers. 
1990-02-10ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
* 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
1998Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll25170,000-81247-1,276,192170,000170,000
1999Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll26200,000-80750-1,454,491200,000370,000
1999Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll26200,000-80743-1,454,491200,000370,000
* 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