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Luis SalazarTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1992 MLB Years: 1980-1992
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Positions3B-935, OF-639, SS-122, 1B-25, DH-10, 2B-5, P-2, C-1Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLuis Ernesto Salazar
Height5-9Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 19,1956 [62.089]PlaceBarcelona,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1973 by the Kansas City Royals.
MLB DebutAugust 15,1980 [24.088]
OrganizationsSDN [7] PIT [5] CHN [4] CHA [2] DET [1] KCA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID17514Retrosheet IDsalal001MLBAM ID121630
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed67Power57Contact50XBH46RBIs56Runs59Hitting64Durability58Team.479Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974GCL RoyalsGCLRk-1824010001000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.000.2300.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1976Niagara FallsNYPLA--20421511836341177072600000.238.272.331.603508158.282.093.185.2794.4316.463.710.63151.0022.22
1977Salem SenatorsNwstA+--2111643372117175114894165534600.270.297.409.70617733462.284.139.187.3103.4611.903.442.3839.3628.21
1978Salem PiratesCaroA+pit-of-3b2212647255138204349227285551600.292.335.371.70617527512.321.079.169.3215.4710.741.960.59157.3319.57
1979Buffalo BisonsEastAApit-of23139561108181175278621114411955400.323.375.515.89028949619.368.192.289.3937.1119.222.704.3620.7827.07
1980Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-of24127497911572315964436528324500.316.379.477.85623747560.361.161.340.3829.2914.821.601.6155.2229.94
1980San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43b244416928574712511292513114.337.372.462.8347812183.389.125.231.3704.9213.662.780.55169.0021.05
1981San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43b2510940037121196338118167215227.303.329.403.73216128424.361.100.148.3313.7716.984.500.71133.3323.14
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43b261455245512715586232923802551010.242.274.336.61017628559.270.094.181.2664.1114.313.481.4365.5022.05
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43b27134481521241621445249178028284.258.285.387.67218632510.283.129.195.2933.3315.694.712.7534.3625.81
1984San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43b289322820557231711763802015.241.261.329.5907512236.278.088.132.2632.5416.106.331.2776.0021.82
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5,31of2912232739801821045144126009525.245.267.404.67113230353.267.159.226.2913.4017.005.002.8332.7037.50
1986Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-3b30217991610240041810000.203.250.291.54123384.237.088.139.2474.7621.434.502.3839.5018.75
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5dh3047110000001300000.143.250.143.393108.250.000.143.20112.5037.503.000.000.000.00
1987Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-of31417252013101400000.294.333.588.92110318.333.294.412.3905.5622.224.005.5617.0060.00
1987San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn243b-ss318418913485031733143001222.254.302.328.630628206.285.074.148.2796.8014.562.141.4663.0016.67
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet12of-ss321304526112214112626021703103213.270.305.385.69017427489.295.115.175.3094.2914.313.332.4537.6722.13
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43b339524627667282213114417034.268.302.411.71310117265.299.143.179.3174.1516.604.003.0230.7525.76
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn113b332680726501120141300002.325.357.425.78234684.379.100.138.3544.7615.483.251.1980.0023.08
1989Totals for NL-NL         121326349212293414155717036.282.316.414.73013523349.319.132.169.3264.3016.333.802.5836.2225.00
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn113b3411541044104133124731195940134.254.293.388.68115928434.271.134.185.3034.3813.593.112.7634.1726.92
1991Chicago CubsNLMLBchn103b351033333486141143803154512018.258.292.432.72414429351.263.174.210.3224.2712.823.003.9923.7933.72
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn103b-of3698255205372525111134034210.208.237.310.5477914273.218.102.145.2444.0312.453.091.8351.0026.42
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1302410143810701443394455117511796531555253778.261.293.381.67415622714375.289.120.180.0004.0914.933.652.1543.6325.33
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter57722143556518333542721032815236116142100.294.341.435.7769621702417.328.141.243.0006.2914.942.382.2341.0026.11
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1315149316225151067446538724500.315.378.481.85924750578.360.166.342.0009.1715.051.641.7351.4030.86
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter139561108181175278621114411955400.323.375.515.89028949619.368.192.289.0007.1119.222.704.3620.7827.07
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2429051272553791497311144110851200.282.317.389.70635260974.304.107.178.0004.5211.292.501.4464.6423.53
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter217991610240041810000.203.250.291.54123384.237.088.139.0004.7621.434.502.3839.5018.75
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter421511836341177072600000.238.272.331.603508158.282.093.185.0004.4316.463.710.63151.0022.22
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter24010001000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter7042237232598732440226934196369731122736.267.298.375.6738391372383.303.108.174.0004.0315.483.841.6855.9322.91
Chicago Cubs Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3421078105269396321224649151555624.250.284.386.670416771142.263.136.180.0004.2913.223.082.8033.6928.62
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1304526112214112626021703103213.270.305.385.69017427489.295.115.175.0004.2914.313.332.4537.6722.13
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12633440811821045144136309525.243.267.398.66513330361.267.155.225.0003.6017.454.852.7733.4037.04
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625105413318412571562281273510.261.293.381.67419434544.289.120.180.0004.0914.933.652.1543.6325.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games16262210018323915762984310144600.294.341.435.77627048679.328.141.243.0006.2914.942.382.2341.0026.11

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1987San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24Rel31004.5020200202.02110102001.509.00--4.50--0.00-4.37
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5020200202.02110102001.509.00--4.50--0.00-1.50
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5020200202.02110102001.509.00--4.50--0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings004.502200220002200220.022011011001100220001.509.00--4.50--0.00-1.50

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Salem Pirates CaroA+pit22OF83--12855-138133.9641.60------12665.961.5
1978Salem Pirates CaroA+pit223B43--3169132113100.8852.33------12634.131.9
1978Salem Pirates CaroA+pit22C1--2---221.0002.00------1260.80.7
1978Salem Pirates CaroA+pit22SS1--131-54.8004.00------1260.80.7
1979Buffalo Bisons EastAApit23OF132--31215123339327.9652.48------13995.095.0
1979Buffalo Bisons EastAApit233B10--927133736.9733.60------1397.27.2
1980Portland Beavers PCLAAApit24OF127--3061182325317.9752.50------127100.087.6
1980San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn243B42--298877124117.9442.79------4495.525.9
1980San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24OF4--10---10101.0002.50------449.12.5
1981San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn253B94--631891216264252.9552.68------10986.285.5
1981San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25OF23--452214947.9592.04------10921.120.9
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn263B129--1042912628421395.9383.06------14589.079.6
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26SS18--2835346663.9553.50------14512.411.1
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26OF1--1---111.0001.00------1450.70.6
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn273B118--1022501917371352.9492.98------13488.172.8
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27SS19--2024254644.9572.32------13414.211.7
1984San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn283B58--419045135131.9702.26------9362.435.8
1984San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28OF24--4322-4745.9571.88------9325.814.8
1984San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28SS4--35--881.0002.00------934.32.5
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29OF84--118342125121.9681.44------12268.951.9
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha293B39--2252658074.9251.90------12232.024.1
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29DH8---------------1226.64.9
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha291B6--402-642421.0007.00------1224.93.7
1986Appleton Foxes MidwAcha303B19--939545348.9062.53------2190.513.7
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30DH2---------------450.01.2
1987Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn31OF4--5---551.0001.25------4100.02.8
1987San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn313B38--1749346966.9571.74------8445.223.5
1987San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31SS22--2745677872.9233.27------8426.213.6
1987San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31OF10--9---991.0000.90------8411.96.2
1987San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31P2-2-1--111.0000.500.50-----842.41.2
1987San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn311B1--3---331.0003.00------841.20.6
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet32OF68--127411132131.9921.93------13052.342.0
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet32SS37--5184818143135.9443.65------13028.522.8
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet323B31--1255126867.9852.16------13023.819.1
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet322B5--38-111111.0002.20------1303.83.1
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet321B4--6---661.0001.50------1303.12.5
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn333B72--37116510158153.9682.13------9575.844.4
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn333B25--827313835.9211.40------2696.215.4
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33OF14--18-1-1918.9471.29------9514.78.6
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33SS9--1310162423.9582.56------959.55.6
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn331B2--2--2221.0001.00------952.11.2
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33OF2--11--221.0001.00------267.71.2
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn343B91--551361012201191.9502.10------11579.156.2
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34OF28--4112-4442.9551.50------11524.317.3
1991Chicago CubsNLMLBchn353B86--4615195206197.9562.29------10383.553.8
1991Chicago CubsNLMLBchn351B7--301123231.9694.43------1036.84.4
1991Chicago CubsNLMLBchn35OF1---------------1031.00.6
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn363B40--1968679387.9352.18------9840.824.7
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36OF34--473-150501.0001.47------9834.721.0
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36SS12--1426-540401.0003.33------9812.27.4
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn361B5--341-335351.0007.00------985.13.1
MLB Totals for 3B - 12 season(s)-   3B863--555156211111922282117.9502.45------8630.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 11 season(s)-   OF293--46016125488476.9751.62------2930.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 7 season(s)-   SS121--1562292045405385.9513.18------1210.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B25--1154113120119.9924.76------250.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH10---------------100.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B5--38-111111.0002.20------50.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2-2-1--111.0000.500.50-----20.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF131--3111182330322.9762.46------1310.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF132--31215123339327.9652.48------1320.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B10--927133736.9733.60------100.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF83--12855-138133.9641.60------830.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B43--3169132113100.8852.33------430.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--131-54.8004.00------10.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B19--939545348.9062.53------190.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Salem Pirates CaroA+pit22-1--143---83-
1979Buffalo Bisons EastAApit23-----10---132-
1980Portland Beavers PCLAAApit24---------127-
1980San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24-----42---4-
1981San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25-----94---23-
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26----18129---1-
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27----19118-----
1984San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28----458---24-
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29--6--39---848
1986Appleton Foxes MidwAcha30-----19-----
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30----------2
1987Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn31---------4-
1987San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn312-1-2238---10-
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet32--453731---68-
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33--2-972---14-
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33-----25---2-
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34-----91---28-
1991Chicago CubsNLMLBchn35--7--86---1-
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36--5-1240---34-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984San Diego PadresChamp. SeriesMLB2835010100000100000.200.200.600.800315.250.400.4000.0020.000.000.000.00100.00
1984San Diego PadresWorld SeriesMLB2843010000000000000.333.333.333.666103.333.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1989Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB33519270112000000000.368.368.6321.00012219.333.264.2630.000.000.005.2619.0028.57
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs824280212000100000.333.333.625.95815324.318.292.2920.004.170.004.1724.0037.50
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs43010000000000000.333.333.333.666103.333.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1996Beloit SnappersMidwAMinormil40Manager1366967.50710.04 Lost in First Round
1997Beloit SnappersMidwAMinormil41Manager1336073.45113.05 
1999Louisville RiverBatsILAAAMinormil43Hitting Coach1446381.43821.53Gary Allenson
2000Indianapolis IndiansILAAAMinormil44Hitting Coach1448163.563--1Steven SmithLeague Champions
2001Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil45First Base Coach1626894.42025.04Dave Lopes
2002Gulf Coast Dodgers GCLRkMinorlan46Manager603327.550--1 Lost in Finals
2003Gulf Coast Dodgers GCLRkMinorlan47Manager602931.4839.02 
2004Gulf Coast Dodgers GCLRkMinorlan48Manager603129.5175.02 
2005Gulf Coast Dodgers GCLRkMinorlan49Manager542529.46312.52 
2006Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+Minorlan50Manager1315180.38922.06 -
2007Jacksonville SunsSouAAMinorlan51Hitting Coach1408060.5711.02John Shoemaker
2008Jacksonville SunsSouAAMinorlan52Hitting Coach1406872.4867.54John Shoemaker
2009Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAMinorlan53Hitting Coach1396574.4685.53John Valentin
2011Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+Minoratl55Manager1386078.43519.54 
2012Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+Minoratl56Manager1407268.514--1 League Champions
2014Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+Minoratl58Manager1396871.48911.52 Lost in Semi-Finals
2015Carolina MudcatsCaroA+Minoratl59Manager1397168.51110.53 
2016Mississippi BravesSouAAMinoratl60Manager1387365.5297.02 Lost in Finals
2017Mississippi BravesSouAAMinoratl61Manager1385880.42017.05 
2018Florida Fire FrogsFSLA+Minoratl62Manager000.000--0 
* 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

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll29325,000-3161247370,78060,000325,000
1986Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll30325,000-3281753386,34760,000650,000
1987San Diego PadresTeam Payroll3175,000-4662332344,90660,000725,000
1988Detroit TigersTeam Payroll32150,000-4162141392,10762,500875,000
1989San Diego PadresTeam Payroll33400,000-2951463429,80262,5001,275,000
1989Chicago CubsTeam Payroll33400,000-295963429,80262,5001,275,000
1990Chicago CubsTeam Payroll34550,000-279660++515,727100,0001,825,000
1991Chicago CubsTeam Payroll35575,000-3091156742,231100,0002,400,000
1992Chicago CubsTeam Payroll36600,000-3331359962,245109,0003,000,000
* 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