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Karl RhodesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1986-2009 MLB Years: 1990-1995
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Played in Japan
Rated Prospect

PositionsOF-982Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKarl Derrick Rhodes
Height5-11Weight170BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 21,1968 [49.333]PlaceCincinnati,Ohio
High SchoolWestern Hills (Cincinnati,OH)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (68th overall) of the 1986 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsDavid Lakey
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1989-HOU-#4 ... 1990-HOU-#8
MLB DebutAugust 7,1990 [21.351]
OrganizationsHOU [8] CHN [3] BOS [1] KCA [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID17090Retrosheet IDrhodk001MLBAM ID121129
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Player Notes:   Hit 3 homers on opening day in 1994
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed64Power62Contact55XBH63RBIs60Runs59Hitting65Durability63Team.504Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986Gulf Coast AstrosGCLRkhou-of17622223665103022146323305230.293.379.365.7448113261.340.072.252.33612.2612.641.030.000.0020.00
1987Asheville TouristsSALAhou-of18129413621041643504314778203860.252.363.332.69513723501.301.080.337.31515.3716.371.060.60137.6722.12
1988Osceola AstrosFSLA+hou-of1913245269128421346523815826540.283.391.308.6991397546.319.025.296.32814.8410.620.720.18452.005.47
1989Columbus MudcatsSouAAhou-of201435208113425546318129310530330.258.372.348.72018134619.314.090.281.33515.0216.961.130.65130.0025.37
1990Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of21107385681062411359244477503520.275.350.418.76816138440.330.143.317.34310.6817.051.600.68128.3335.85
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4of2138861221611341131201131.244.340.372.712328101.270.128.314.31412.8711.880.920.9986.0038.10
1991Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of2284308458017114658384705410.260.337.331.66810219355.299.071.185.30810.7013.241.240.28308.0023.75
1991Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4of22441367293111222142610133.213.289.272.561375152.255.059.162.2559.2117.111.860.66136.0017.24
1992Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of23943326296161025488556324750.289.386.416.80213828400.343.127.292.36013.7515.751.150.50166.0029.17
1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4of2354000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1993Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-241234901121564333089168588224580.318.389.602.99129576559.329.284.418.42310.3814.671.415.3716.3348.72
1993Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4of2452000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25of241552121521372011900000.288.413.538.95128663.300.250.500.41817.4614.290.824.7617.3340.00
1993Totals for NL-NL         2054121521372011900000.278.400.519.91928665.286.241.481.40516.9213.850.824.6218.0040.00
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25of2595269396317081964336413211.234.318.387.70510425308.276.153.283.31310.7120.781.942.6033.6339.68
1995Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-of26692464070133104386344611337.285.370.484.85411926285.311.199.346.37011.9316.141.353.5124.6037.14
1995Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25of261316220002000400101.125.118.125.2432017.154.000.000.1060.0023.530.000.000.000.00
1995Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29of261025221001003400001.080.179.120.2993128.095.040.160.15410.7114.291.330.000.0050.00
1995Totals for MLB-MLB         2341441003003800102.098.156.122.2785145.118.024.098.1366.6717.782.670.000.0025.00
1996KinetsuJap PacIntl-2713050180147291279711857122105010.293.363.517.88025957564.336.224.343.37910.1121.632.144.7918.5638.78
1997KinetsuJap PacIntl-2813551188157370221022288710940507.307.409.509.91826059607.351.202.399.40214.3317.961.253.6223.2337.58
1998KinetsuJap PacIntl-2913449481127250227015381120004014.257.359.441.80021847579.295.184.372.35413.9920.731.483.8022.4537.01
1999KinetsuJap PacIntl-301314919414838140101526911520307.301.388.6271.01530879565.319.326.473.42712.2120.351.677.0812.2853.38
2000Osaka KintetsuJap PacIntl20311355258514325225896658134204010.272.345.470.81524752589.319.198.309.3539.8522.752.314.2421.0036.36
2001Osaka KintetsuJap PacIntl-32140550137180190551319283140802014.327.421.6621.08336474643.350.335.498.45212.9121.771.698.5510.0041.11
2002Osaka KintetsuJap PacIntl-3313853494145312461175271140503010.272.361.596.95731879613.282.324.463.40411.5822.841.977.5011.6154.48
2003Osaka KintetsuJap PacIntl-3413850894140160511177198137206010.276.391.608.99930967614.273.332.537.42015.9622.311.408.319.9647.86
2004YomiuriJap CenIntl-351345239515017045993072147500016.287.378.577.95530262600.317.290.434.40512.0024.502.047.5011.6241.33
2007Orix BuffaloesJap PacIntl-8381324647513519042960088147002107.291.403.6031.00628061554.336.312.502.42215.8826.531.677.5811.0545.19
2008Orix BuffaloesJap PacIntl--391424998213831140118209514530298.277.394.583.97729172599.310.306.501.41315.8624.211.536.6812.4852.17
2009Orix BuffaloesJap PacIntl--40842954191150226201447440375.308.402.583.98517237346.342.275.420.41512.7221.391.686.3613.4140.66
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter2255907413229313441477412124577.224.310.349.65920645675.258.125.263.00010.9617.931.641.9345.3834.09
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter9433368575939168425446020189515591103142357.279.372.402.77413532643966.320.123.309.00012.9914.901.151.3662.3728.12
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter47717613275081132846291613423231351724197.288.368.463.8318151872039.324.175.321.00011.3815.351.352.2638.2836.81
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1435208113425546318129310530330.258.372.348.72018134619.314.090.281.00015.0216.961.130.65130.0025.37
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13245269128421346523815826540.283.391.308.6991397546.319.025.296.00014.8410.620.720.18452.005.47
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter129413621041643504314778203860.252.363.332.69513723501.301.080.337.00015.3716.371.060.60137.6722.12
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter622223665103022146323305230.293.379.365.7448113261.340.072.252.00012.2612.641.030.000.0020.00
Intl Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter157358951046170130274371199853390315303603926118.289.384.565.94933287466873.319.276.438.00013.1422.261.696.3613.4943.86
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1233375380191112884447713312.237.325.398.72313431388.274.161.303.00011.3419.851.752.8430.6438.75
Houston Astros Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter9222819509221563274011264.219.302.303.6056913259.255.084.215.00010.4215.441.480.77114.0026.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1025221001003400001.080.179.120.2993128.095.040.160.00010.7114.291.330.000.0050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624255395212932105538713455.224.310.349.65914832486.258.125.263.00010.9617.931.641.9345.3834.09
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625799916129797935158810225761.279.372.402.77423245681.320.123.309.00012.9914.901.151.3662.3728.12

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1986Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou17OF62--1136-11191191.0001.92------62100.098.4
1987Asheville Tourists SALAhou18OF128--1631493186177.9521.38------12999.292.1
1988Osceola Astros FSLA+hou19OF119--232142-248246.9922.07------13290.286.9
1989Columbus Mudcats SouAAhou20OF142--26215115288277.9621.95------14399.399.3
1990Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou21OF103--2142082242234.9672.27------10796.372.5
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou21OF30--6123-6663.9552.10------3878.918.5
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou22OF82--1401193160151.9441.84------8497.658.6
1991Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22OF44--874419591.9582.07------44100.027.2
1992Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou23OF92--2101364229223.9742.42------9497.963.9
1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23OF1---------------520.00.6
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24OF14--3111-3332.9702.29------1593.38.6
1993Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24OF4--2---221.0000.50------580.02.5
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25OF76--142451151146.9671.92------9580.067.3
1995Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26OF65--172663184178.9672.74------6994.246.1
1995Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26OF11--8-1-98.8890.73------1384.67.6
1995Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26OF9--18-1-1918.9472.00------1090.06.3
MLB Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF189--34911152375360.9601.90------1890.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF342--736502912815786.9642.30------3420.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF142--26215115288277.9621.95------1420.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF119--232142-248246.9922.07------1190.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF128--1631493186177.9521.38------1280.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF62--1136-11191191.0001.92------620.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1986Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou17---------62-
1987Asheville Tourists SALAhou18---------128-
1988Osceola Astros FSLA+hou19---------119-
1989Columbus Mudcats SouAAhou20---------142-
1990Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou21---------103-
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou21---------30-
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou22---------82-
1991Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22---------44-
1992Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou23---------92-
1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23---------1-
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24---------14-
1993Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24---------4-
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25---------76-
1995Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26---------65-
1995Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26---------11-
1995Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26---------9-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB371227262001001500000.222.250.296.5468228.273.074.1113.5717.865.000.000.0033.33
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs1227262001001500000.222.250.296.5468228.273.074.1113.5717.865.000.000.0033.33

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993American Association All-Star (OF) ... Triple A All-Star Team (OF)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2006-02-14ContractSigned by Reds (minor) 
1995-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-05-26Claimed on waivers by Red Sox from Cubs. 
1993-07-30TradeTraded by Royals to Cubs for John Habyan. 
1993-04-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1993-04-23Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1990Houston AstrosTeam Payroll21100,000-64941-515,727100,000100,000
1991Houston AstrosTeam Payroll22111,000-5811918742,231100,000211,000
1992Houston AstrosTeam Payroll23109,000-68034-962,245109,000320,000
1993Chicago CubsTeam Payroll24118,000-7083122968,431109,000438,000
1993Houston AstrosTeam Payroll24118,000-7082622968,431109,000438,000
1994Chicago CubsTeam Payroll25145,000-6192431957,101109,000583,000
1995Chicago CubsTeam Payroll26109,000-75340-999,520109,000692,000
1995Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll26109,000-75350-999,520109,000692,000
* 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