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Vicente PalaciosTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1985-2004 MLB Years: 1987-2000
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-256Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameVicente Palacios Diaz
Height6-3Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 19,1963 [54.313]PlaceVeracruz,Mexico

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1984 by the Chicago White Sox.
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1988-PIT-#2
MLB DebutSeptember 4,1987 [24.047]
OrganizationsPIT [6] SLN [2] NYN [1] SDN [1] CHA [1] CHN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID16304Retrosheet IDpalav001MLBAM ID120185
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts47Walks53Hittable54SO/BB52vsPower54Hitting13Durability41Team.523Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1985Glens Falls White SoxEastAAcha-S/R21114.76844001139.2442521129205001.849.980.236.584.540.69.500-
1987Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAApit-ST231352.58272617500185.0140635310851485001.226.810.494.147.201.74.722-
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit38S/R23214.30642000029.027141419130211.238.280.312.763.991.44.6673.45
1988Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-ST24301.99550110031.2267705232000.987.39--1.426.544.601.000-
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit58S/R24126.66734000024.0281818315152301.7710.361.115.555.551.00.3334.99
1989Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-ST25027.20220000010.09882881001.708.101.807.207.201.00.000-
1990Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-ST261373.43282805200183.217377708531379001.238.480.392.606.712.58.650-
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit58Rel26000.00707004315.04000282000.402.40--1.204.804.00-2.14
1991Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-Rel27001.4230300226.07110282001.429.95--2.8411.374.00--
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit58Rel27633.7536729118381.26934341238646211.317.601.324.197.051.68.6674.63
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit58S/R28324.2520812004053.0562525127337001.579.510.174.585.601.22.6003.31
1994St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln58S/R30384.443117141151117.210460581643954031.257.951.223.297.272.21.2734.46
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln58S/R31235.8020515003040.0482926719341021.6610.711.564.247.591.79.4005.24
1999Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-Rel35211.8670700219.29221490001.348.380.933.728.382.25.667-
2000Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-Rel36413.42360360023747.0412018517400001.237.800.953.237.612.35.800-
2000Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn30S/R36225.70651100030.039201936230101.5011.700.901.806.903.83.500-
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0634.31425371023777.0804037823630101.339.310.932.687.332.74.667-
2000San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn57Rel36016.75707002010.2121084580001.5910.123.374.226.751.60.0007.92
2001Saltillo SaraperosMexAAA--Rel37000.0030300213.01000250001.003.00--6.0015.002.50--
2002Campeche PiratasMexAAA--Rel38312.8723023009131.022101037290000.936.320.862.018.334.14.750-
2002Saltillo SaraperosMexAAA--Rel38205.791101100309.013963281001.6112.542.891.937.714.001.000-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0513.54340340012140.235191669371001.087.751.331.998.194.11.833-
2003Dos Laredos Tecolotes MexAAA--Rel39034.4312012002020.0251210014112001.9211.07--6.204.870.79.000-
2004Tijuana TorosMexAAA--Rel40302.9823122004042.0451714315210001.429.570.643.194.461.401.000-
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter17204.43134449022267369.03481901834415827022771.368.421.063.826.531.71.4591.42
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter46233.31194711231484813646.25942712393924949027101.308.230.543.456.791.97.667-
AAA Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter45223.22186671191484712607.05502462183822047022101.268.110.563.256.932.14.672-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter114.76844001139.2442521129205001.849.980.236.584.540.69.500-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1284.0376225411166202.01849191179113317721.358.140.754.035.891.46.600-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5114.785122291181157.1152898423621295051.358.661.313.537.352.08.313-
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter016.75707002010.2121084580001.5910.123.374.226.751.60.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10124.4379265311154220.0206112108269316013441.368.421.063.826.531.71.4551.42
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1683.3166244253164220.0201928113841669001.308.230.543.456.791.97.667-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAApit-p2327252500020031003000.200.286.200.4865031.333.000.120.2359.6832.263.330.000.000.00
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit38p2369110000000400000.111.111.111.222109.200.000.000.0990.0044.440.000.000.000.00
1988Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-p2452000001001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23333.3333.331.000.000.000.00
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit58p2478000000001500000.000.111.000.111009.000.000.125.07811.1155.565.000.000.000.00
1990Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-p262836270006000704000.194.194.194.3887040.241.000.000.1770.0017.500.000.000.000.00
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit58p2674000000001200000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.14120.0040.002.000.000.000.00
1991Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-p27310100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.9080.000.000.000.000.000.00
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit58p273614010000000705000.071.071.071.1421019.143.000.000.0650.0036.840.000.000.000.00
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit58p282014010000000602000.071.071.071.1421016.125.000.000.0650.0037.500.000.000.000.00
1994St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln58p3031330000000001503001.000.000.000.0000036.000.000.000.0000.0041.670.000.000.000.00
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln58p31206110000000401000.167.167.167.334107.500.000.000.1500.0057.140.000.000.000.00
2000Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn30p3668010000000201002.125.125.125.250109.167.000.000.1120.0022.220.000.000.000.00
2000Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-p36384200000002210000.000.429.000.429007.000.000.500.31428.5728.571.000.000.000.00
2000Totals for PCL-PCL         4412210000002411002.083.267.083.3501016.125.000.167.20612.5025.002.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter1278824000000243011001.045.067.045.11240101.089.000.023.0001.9842.5721.500.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1077661400090062218002.184.253.184.43714091.259.000.079.0006.5924.183.670.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1077661400090062218002.184.253.184.43714091.259.000.079.0006.5924.183.670.000.000.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter76491300000022407000.061.098.061.1593058.120.000.041.0003.4541.3812.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter51391100000001904001.026.026.026.0521043.050.000.000.0000.0044.190.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16211235000000355014001.045.067.045.11250129.089.000.023.0001.9842.5721.500.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621159210001400933212003.184.253.184.437210138.259.000.079.0006.5924.183.670.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1985Glens Falls White Sox EastAAcha21P8--22--441.0000.50------8100.05.8
1987Vancouver Canadians PCLAAApit23P27--524113029.9671.07------27100.018.8
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23P6-2921--331.0000.500.10-----6100.03.7
1988Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit24P5---3-1331.0000.60------5100.03.5
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24P7-2435--881.0001.140.33-----7100.04.4
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit25P2---2--221.0001.00------2100.01.4
1990Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit26P28--919423228.8751.00------28100.019.0
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26P7-152---221.0000.290.13-----7100.04.3
1991Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit27P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.1
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27P36-8149--13131.0000.360.16-----36100.022.2
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28P20-5357111312.9230.600.23-----20100.012.3
1994St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30P31-1176162-2422.9170.710.19-----31100.027.2
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31P20-4034--771.0000.350.18-----20100.014.0
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn35P7---1--111.0000.14------7100.05.0
2000Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn36P36--33--661.0000.17------3894.725.2
2000Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn36P6--25-1771.0001.17------6100.04.2
2000San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn36P7-10-3-1331.0000.430.30-----7100.04.3
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P134-3692545327370.9590.520.19-----1340.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P114--1958558277.9390.68------1140.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--22--441.0000.50------80.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1985Glens Falls White Sox EastAAcha218----------
1987Vancouver Canadians PCLAAApit2327----------
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit236----------
1988Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit245----------
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit247----------
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit252----------
1990Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit2628----------
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit267----------
1991Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit273----------
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2736----------
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2820----------
1994St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3031----------
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3120----------
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn357----------
2000Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn3636----------
2000Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn366----------
2000San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn367----------

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1994Winter League All-Star (P)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2000-10-18Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-08-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
2000-08-03Released by Padres. 
1999-11-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1999-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-07-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1999-03-21Released by Blue Jays. 
1999-01-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1995-11-15Released by Cardinals. 
1993-12-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1993-03-29Released by Padres. 
1993-02-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1992-11-18Released by Pirates. 
1987-04-03Returned to Pirates. 
1986-12-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1986-11-20Released by White Sox. 
1984-07-20Purchased by White Sox from Veracruz (Mexican). 
* 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
1987Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll2360,000-59544-344,90660,00060,000
1988Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll2462,500-60440-392,10762,500122,500
1990Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll26100,000-64941-515,727100,000222,500
1991Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll27125,000-5342623742,231100,000347,500
1992Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll28170,000-5252535962,245109,000517,500
1994St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll30175,000-5551938957,101109,000692,500
1995St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll31250,000-4472450999,520109,000942,500
2000San Diego PadresTeam Payroll36175,000-79551-1,394,248200,0001,117,500
* 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