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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Luis Andrew Polonia Almonte
Stat Years
1984-2002  [mlb] 1987-2000
Height/Weight
5-8 / 152
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
OF (1428) ... DH (222) ... LF (93) ... RF (44)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
San Francisco (Santiago City,DR)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Oakland Athletics in 1984
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Juan Marichal
MLB Debut
1987-04-24 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.194)
Service Time
Organizations
OAK [6] NYA [5] CAL [4] ATL [2] DET [2] BAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16708 ... retro id: polol001 ... mlbam id: 120658
Relations
Father of Rodney Polonia
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1984Madison MuskiesMidwAoak-19of---113552810316221108645524579559270.307.378.430.80860122739.290.123.3619.4815.811.6766.01.3324.1
    1985Huntsville StarsSouAAoak1120of---21305158214915182363920595406430.289.360.400.76058420635.262.111.31710.109.250.92257.50.3423.5
    1986Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-21of---3134549981652043633621526532420.301.362.368.73061020227.189.067.3348.5210.661.25183.00.4916.4
    1987Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-22of---41456181812084214600110.321.451.411.86271233.375.090.35319.728.450.430.00.0016.7
    1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2222ofL-S-E-P4125435781251610449297326401114.287.335.398.73346917330.234.111.3296.8213.652.00108.80.8524.0
    1988Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-23of---56525458851352273115292810310.335.401.449.85028711420.291.114.36610.109.760.97127.00.7023.5
    1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2223ofL-S-E-P5842885184114227249214002203.292.338.378.71631310917.212.086.3316.7112.781.90144.00.6420.2
    1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2224ofL-S-E-P65920631596411713491502105.286.315.369.6842187611.170.083.3044.136.881.67206.00.4618.6
    1989New York YankeesALMLBnya2224ofL-S-E-P666227397111222994162920318.313.359.405.7642489215.185.092.3476.4511.691.81113.50.8121.1
    1990New York YankeesALMLBnya2225dhL-S-E-P71122270003100100101.318.304.318.6222370.045.000.3180.004.350.000.00.000.0
    1990California AngelsALMLBcal18,2225ofL-S-E-P710938150128792322014254213318.336.376.417.79341315918.163.081.3716.0510.171.68190.50.4814.1
    1991California AngelsALMLBcal2226ofL-S-E-P81506049217928825048235274123411.296.352.379.73166222938.210.083.3337.8511.181.42302.00.3021.2
    1992California AngelsALMLBcal2227ofL-S-E-P91495778316517403551214564184618.286.337.329.66663519021.173.043.3197.0910.081.420.00.0012.7
    1993California AngelsALMLBcal2228ofL-S-E-P10152576751561761325524485328377.271.328.326.65463718824.193.055.2957.548.321.10576.00.1615.4
    1994New York YankeesALMLBnya1729ofL-S-E-P1195350621092161362012373642117.311.383.414.79739414528.231.103.3449.399.140.97350.00.2525.7
    1995New York YankeesALMLBnya1730ofL-S-E-P1267238376293215104252902413.261.326.349.6752698314.218.088.2849.2910.781.16119.00.7422.6
    1995Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl1730ofL-S-E-P1228536147002303901000.264.304.396.70057217.245.132.3185.2615.793.000.00.0050.0
    1996Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-31of---1313509122003507800001.240.333.280.61357142.280.040.28612.2814.041.140.00.0016.7
    1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2931lf-dhL-S-E-P1358175254241214861020110010.240.285.309.594187547.137.069.2615.3510.702.0087.51.0716.7
    1996Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl1731lfL-S-E-P1322313130002111300100.419.424.419.84333130.032.000.4483.039.093.000.00.000.0
    1999Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-34of---1442161205271322133102800012.323.363.435.7981717011.236.112.3775.8516.372.8053.71.7521.1
    1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet2934dh-lfL-S-E-P1487333461082181032179163222202.324.357.526.88335517539.273.202.3344.519.012.0033.32.8236.1
    2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet2935dh-rfL-S-E-P1580267377310562585222513512.273.325.416.74129811121.236.143.2787.388.391.1444.52.0128.8
    2000New York YankeesALMLBnya1935lfL-S-E-P15377711224015427700102.286.341.377.71885295.208.091.3008.248.241.0077.01.1822.7
    2001Angelopolis TigresMexAAA----36lf---16672635696167949202282700004.365.426.5821.00829115332.392.217.0009.629.280.9629.23.0933.3
    2002Angelopolis TigresMexAAA----37lf---1711488171104344600001.354.404.417.82152202.125.063.0007.6911.541.500.00.0011.8
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)13794840728141718970364053211453695431537352391.293.342.383.72552961854295.203.090.3216.9710.251.47134.40.6820.8
    American League Totals (15 yrs)13294756719139018270364013171443655311536342391.292.342.383.72552061820288.204.091.3217.0110.201.45132.10.6920.7
    National League Totals (2 yrs)508492770044141201100.321.348.405.75390347.167.084.3704.4413.333.000.00.0025.9
    Minor League Totals61124244527569648272762069126031791714158.312.379.425.80427241029171.267.113.3489.5411.641.2289.80.9922.6
    Minor: A Totals13552810316221108645524579559270.307.378.430.80860122739.290.123.3619.4815.811.6766.01.3324.1
    Minor: AA Totals1305158214915182363920595406430.289.360.400.76058420635.262.111.31710.109.250.92257.50.3423.5
    Minor: AAA Totals34613812674456020171761124714416842858.322.386.432.818153959697.261.110.3559.3610.921.1781.21.1021.8
    California Angels Totals (4 yrs)56021383006286927514917482170233521131844.294.345.358.7032347766101.187.064.3267.249.931.37427.60.2116.1
    New York Yankees Totals (5 yrs)27691415127145116884422851026410321.296.357.389.746101935662.210.093.3258.3410.011.20152.30.5922.9
    Oakland Athletics Totals (3 yrs)2689291602683318793662062119054112.288.332.385.717100035858.213.097.3236.2011.901.92132.70.7021.6
    Detroit Tigers Totals (2 yrs)16760083181311316572514385735714.302.343.477.82065328660.257.175.3095.828.731.5037.52.4533.2
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)58175254241214861020110010.240.285.309.594187547.137.069.2615.3510.702.0087.51.0716.7
    Atlanta Braves Totals (2 yrs)508492770044141201100.321.348.405.75390347.167.084.3704.4413.333.000.00.0025.9
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1984Madison MuskiesMidwA19OF13100.02029103221211.9551.600.0094.997.01
    1985Huntsville StarsSouAA20OF12200.023613121261249.9542.000.0084.793.81
    1986Tacoma TigersPCLAAA21OF13400.03188104336326.9702.400.0093.1100.01
    1987Tacoma TigersPCLAAA22OF1400.0281113029.9672.100.009.8100.09
    1987Oakland AthleticsALMLB22OF10400.0235251242237.9792.300.0064.283.23
    1987Oakland AthleticsALMLB22DH1800.0000000.0000.000.0011.114.44
    1988Tacoma TigersPCLAAA23OF6400.0129771143136.9512.100.0044.498.54
    1988Oakland AthleticsALMLB23OF7600.0155321160158.9882.100.0046.990.54
    1988Oakland AthleticsALMLB23DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.22.47
    1989Oakland AthleticsALMLB24OF5500.0126321131129.9852.300.0034.093.25
    1989New York YankeesALMLB24OF5300.0105621113111.9822.100.0032.980.35
    1989New York YankeesALMLB24DH900.0000000.0000.000.005.613.66
    1990California AngelsALMLB25OF8500.0142332148145.9801.700.0052.578.04
    1990California AngelsALMLB25DH1100.0000000.0000.000.006.810.13
    1990New York YankeesALMLB25DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.536.410
    1991California AngelsALMLB26OF14300.0246951260255.9811.800.0088.395.31
    1991California AngelsALMLB26DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.52.74
    1992California AngelsALMLB27OF9900.0192841204200.9802.000.0061.166.43
    1992California AngelsALMLB27DH4700.0000000.0000.000.0029.031.52
    1993California AngelsALMLB28OF14100.02861253303298.9832.100.0087.092.82
    1993California AngelsALMLB28DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.52.64
    1994New York YankeesALMLB29OF8400.0155942168164.9762.000.0074.388.43
    1994New York YankeesALMLB29DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.82.17
    1995New York YankeesALMLB30OF6400.01325011371371.0002.100.0044.495.54
    1995Atlanta BravesNLMLB30OF1500.09000991.0000.600.0010.453.68
    1995New York YankeesALMLB30DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.71.511
    1996Rochester Red WingsILAAA31OF800.01800018181.0002.300.005.761.512
    1996Baltimore OriolesALMLB31LF3200.0531105554.9821.700.0019.855.23
    1996Atlanta BravesNLMLB31LF700.0411065.8330.700.004.331.84
    1996Baltimore OriolesALMLB31RF200.03000331.0001.500.001.23.46
    1996Baltimore OriolesALMLB31DH1800.0000000.0000.000.0011.131.03
    1999Toledo Mud HensILAAA34OF3600.0642106766.9851.800.0025.085.75
    1999Detroit TigersALMLB34LF3100.0523105655.9821.800.0019.335.63
    1999Detroit TigersALMLB34RF1000.01510016161.0001.600.006.211.54
    1999Detroit TigersALMLB34DH5100.0000000.0000.000.0031.758.61
    2000New York YankeesALMLB35LF220136.0300103130.9681.400.2213.759.54
    2000Detroit TigersALMLB35LF109.04000441.0004.000.440.61.37
    2000Detroit TigersALMLB35RF260152.14020042421.0001.600.2816.032.54
    2000New York YankeesALMLB35RF6017.02000221.0000.300.123.716.25
    2000Detroit TigersALMLB35DH4400.0000000.0000.000.0027.255.02
    2000New York YankeesALMLB35DH700.0000000.0000.000.004.318.98
    MLB Totals - (LF)930145143540152148.9741.601.020.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)4401696030063631.0001.400.370.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)91900178360321418751843.9832.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)22200000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)2560055718196594575.9682.200.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)1220023613121261249.9542.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)131002029103221211.9551.600.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1984Minor---------131-
    1985Minor---------122-
    1986Minor---------134-
    1987MLB---------10418
    1987Minor---------14-
    1988MLB---------762
    1988Minor---------64-
    1989MLB---------1089
    1990MLB---------8515
    1991MLB---------1434
    1992MLB---------9947
    1993MLB---------1414
    1994MLB---------842
    1995MLB---------791
    1996MLB------39-2-18
    1996Minor---------8-
    1999MLB------31-10-51
    1999Minor---------36-
    2000MLB------23-32-51
    Totals------93-441428222