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Nelson SantoveniaHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1982-1994 MLB Years: 1987-1993
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Rated Prospect

PositionsC-983, 1B-17Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameNelson Gil Santovenia
Height6-3Weight220BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 27,1961 [56.208]PlacePinar del Rio,Cuba
High SchoolSouthridge (Miami,FL)
CollegeUniversity of Miami (Miami,FL), Miami-Dade College (Homestead,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Montreal Expos in the 1st round (19th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Montreal Expos in the 3rd round (69th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 29th round (726th overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-MON-#8
MLB DebutSeptember 16,1987 [26.051]
OrganizationsMON [10] KCA [2] CHA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID17574Retrosheet IDsantn001MLBAM ID121700
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed19Power60Contact66XBH58RBIs66Runs25Hitting50Durability39Team.513Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1982West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-c20401188294011200141201300.246.319.305.624365136.259.059.178.28810.298.820.860.74118.0017.24
1983Memphis ChicksSouAAmon-c2194318277713034411333613300.242.313.311.6249916358.262.069.173.2899.2210.061.090.84106.0020.78
1984Jacksonville SunsSouAAmon-c229025527559052903443004220.216.329.310.6397914305.225.094.255.29914.439.840.681.6451.0025.45
1985Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-c235718415406021520141814310.217.272.283.555528206.228.066.152.2526.808.741.290.9792.0020.00
1985Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-c23287551620041171100100.213.277.240.51718283.246.027.120.2428.4313.251.570.000.0012.50
1985Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         8525920568021931212914410.216.274.270.5447010289.233.054.143.2497.2710.031.380.69129.5017.86
1986Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-c2431721522704110119712000.306.457.5691.026411194.295.263.514.45020.217.450.374.2618.0050.00
1986Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-c24185761210120051301000.211.274.281.55516263.256.070.158.2577.9420.632.601.5957.0016.67
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         4912921348051301242013000.264.383.442.8255713157.279.178.357.37215.2912.740.833.1825.8038.24
1987Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-c2511739456110170196334365851310.279.345.467.81218436439.284.188.277.3538.2013.211.614.3320.7432.73
1987Montreal ExposNLMLBmon47c2521000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1988Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-c262791928502130041611100.308.340.429.76939798.351.121.165.3444.0816.334.002.0445.5025.00
1988Montreal ExposNLMLBmon47c2692309267320284123247734434.236.294.392.68612130344.285.156.230.3046.9822.383.212.3338.6341.10
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon22c27973043076141531212437324212.250.307.352.65910720337.267.102.184.2997.1210.981.541.4860.8026.32
1990Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-c28114431420110001710100.318.340.432.77219347.351.114.136.3442.1314.897.002.1344.0021.43
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon22c28591631331316280383100505.190.222.331.5535410176.191.141.172.2454.5517.613.883.4127.1732.26
1991Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-c296119523517162601212500210.262.330.400.7307814218.271.138.241.3289.6311.471.192.7532.5027.45
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26c294196724502140021800424.250.255.365.620357102.275.115.135.2621.9617.659.001.9648.0029.17
1992Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-c3091281247416064200374903320.263.346.384.73010822324.297.121.253.33311.4215.121.321.8546.8329.73
1992Chicago White SoxALMLBcha48c3023110012000000000.333.3331.3331.666413.0001.0001.000.7260.000.000.0033.333.00100.00
1993Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-c31812743365130114201125030710.237.270.405.67511124296.245.168.208.2934.0516.894.173.7224.9136.92
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca53c3148010000001200000.125.222.125.347109.167.000.125.18011.1122.222.000.000.000.00
1994Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-c324514612245031800142801414.164.232.260.492388165.176.096.192.2208.4816.972.001.8248.6733.33
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter297884772064242211647591656617725.233.281.364.64532268972.258.131.195.0006.0716.982.802.2640.1833.01
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter791250426361710716433171226136013213394.246.317.367.6849181722832.262.121.222.0009.2212.711.382.2639.1327.88
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter36211631152845113015713101199561954.244.303.367.670427821294.267.123.208.0007.8115.381.972.3238.7728.87
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter389122314030452033162691461498141140.249.330.372.702455851402.258.123.240.00010.4110.631.022.3537.0627.96
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter401188294011200141201300.246.319.305.624365136.259.059.178.00010.298.820.860.74118.0017.24
Montreal Expos Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter291873762044242111447581636617725.234.281.363.64431767960.259.129.192.0006.0416.982.812.1941.5732.84
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter48010000001200000.125.222.125.347109.167.000.125.00011.1122.222.000.000.000.00
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter23110012000000000.333.3331.3331.666413.0001.0001.000.0000.000.000.0033.333.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162482421122321263243290339414.233.281.364.64517637530.258.131.195.0006.0716.982.802.2640.1833.01
Average Minor - Per 162 games16251354126220136812537434721.246.317.367.68418835580.262.121.222.0009.2212.711.382.2639.1327.88

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon20C29--1272151153148.9675.10-----54072.521.6
1983Memphis Chicks SouAAmon21C89--49069153574559.9746.28-----219494.761.0
1984Jacksonville Suns SouAAmon22C85--4646449532528.9926.21-----99094.458.6
1985Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon23C57--2812093310301.9715.28------57100.039.9
1985Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon23C25--1352012156155.9946.20------2889.317.6
1986Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon24C18--97141-112111.9916.17-----33158.112.6
1986Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon24C18--8014129594.9895.22-----218100.012.7
1987Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon251B1--5---551.0005.00------1170.90.7
1987Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon25C115--78571115867856.9877.44-----1311798.379.9
1987Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25C1--1---111.0001.00------250.00.6
1988Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon26C27--1982332224221.9878.19-----327100.019.0
1988Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26C86--4576397529520.9836.05-823371.399293.553.1
1988Montreal ExposNLMLBmon261B1--8---881.0008.00------921.10.6
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27C89--56166127639627.9817.04-754065.249791.854.9
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon271B1--3--1331.0003.00------971.00.6
1990Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon28C6--407114847.9797.83-----11154.54.1
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon28C51--2642467294288.9805.65-511182.365986.431.5
1991Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon29C42--2922843324320.9887.62-----16168.929.4
1991Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon291B6--415164746.9797.67------619.84.2
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon29C30--1091233124121.9764.03-17868.064173.218.6
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon291B7--314-435351.0005.00------4117.14.3
1992Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha30C87--43957139509496.9745.70-----89195.661.3
1992Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha301B1--22--441.0004.00------911.10.7
1992Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30C2--3---331.0001.50--10.0-2100.01.2
1993Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca31C77--4464457495490.9906.36-----138195.153.5
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31C4--141--15151.0003.75-1-100.024100.02.5
1994Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca32C45--2772932309306.9906.80-----445100.031.3
MLB Totals for C - 7 season(s)-   C263--1409166302416051575.9815.99-2269370.8272630.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B9--424-546461.0005.11------90.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 8 season(s)-   C327--1907222312821602129.9866.51-----323270.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B7--437165150.9807.14------70.00.0
AA Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C364--2117238402023952355.9836.47-----463640.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--5---551.0005.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C29--1272151153148.9675.10-----5290.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon20-29---------
1983Memphis Chicks SouAAmon21-89---------
1984Jacksonville Suns SouAAmon22-85---------
1985Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon23-57---------
1985Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon23-25---------
1986Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon24-18---------
1986Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon24-18---------
1987Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon25-1151--------
1987Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25-1---------
1988Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon26-27---------
1988Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26-861--------
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27-891--------
1990Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon28-6---------
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon28-51---------
1991Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon29-426--------
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon29-307--------
1992Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha30-871--------
1992Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30-2---------
1993Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca31-77---------
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31-4---------
1994Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca32-45---------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2012Gulf Coast Tigers -GCLRkMinordet50Hitting Coach603624.600--1Basilio CabreraLost in Semi-Finals
2013Gulf Coast Tigers -GCLRkMinordet51Hitting Coach603228.5334.02Basilio Cabrera
2014West Michigan WhitecapsMidwAMinordet52Hitting Coach1408258.5861.52Andrew GrahamLost in Round 1
2015Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+Minordet53Hitting Coach1345579.41022.55Dave Huppert
2016Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+Minordet54Hitting Coach1326072.45520.05Dave Huppert
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1993-11-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1993-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-12-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1992-10-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-02-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1991-12-09Released by Expos. 
* 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
1987Montreal ExposTeam Payroll2560,000-59536-344,90660,00060,000
1988Montreal ExposTeam Payroll2662,500-60437-392,10762,500122,500
1989Montreal ExposTeam Payroll2798,500-5032538429,80262,500221,000
1990Montreal ExposTeam Payroll28205,000-4531736515,727100,000426,000
1991Montreal ExposTeam Payroll29282,500-408942742,231100,000708,500
1992Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll30109,000-68034-962,245109,000817,500
1993Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll31109,000-75743-968,431109,000926,500
* 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