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Les StrakerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1990 MLB Years: 1987-1988
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-277Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLester Paul (Bonalde) Straker
Height6-1Weight193BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 10,1959 [58.257]PlaceCiudad Bolivar,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1977 by the Cincinnati Reds.
MLB DebutApril 11,1987 [27.184]
OrganizationsCIN [7] MIN [5] MON [1] OAK [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18526Retrosheet IDstral001MLBAM ID122851
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts41Walks48Hittable56SO/BB38vsPower56Hitting9Durability63Team.503Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1977Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-cin-ST17122.77770000026.025108020184001.738.65--6.926.230.90.333-
1978Billings MustangsPioRkcin-ST18722.3512120110069.0462918037543001.206.00--4.837.041.46.778-
1979Greensboro HornetsWcarAcin-ST197103.96292721000141.0123836277512114001.407.850.454.797.721.61.412-
1980Cedar Rapids RedsMidwAcin-S/R20653.733420141001135.013574561266894001.499.000.804.405.931.35.545-
1981Waterbury RedsEastAAcin-S/R21156.4019613006245.0503532334335001.8710.000.606.806.600.97.167-
1982Tampa TarponsFSLA+cin-ST22992.57252503200154.013758443609910001.287.990.173.505.771.65.500-
1983Waterbury RedsEastAAcin-ST23029.00330000010.01610102650002.2014.401.805.404.500.83.000-
1984Albany/Colonie A'sEastAAoak-S/R24654.23281216208195.2975545643603001.469.130.564.055.641.40.545-
1985Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-ST251663.082726112310193.0164756614791063001.267.650.653.684.941.34.727-
1986Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-ST26673.44181805000107.010246411044505001.368.550.843.694.191.14.462-
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin17ST278104.37312651010154.015079752459762521.358.751.403.444.431.29.4445.09
1988Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-ST28003.20440000019.21912738131001.378.691.373.665.951.63--
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin17ST28253.9216142111182.2863936825234301.349.360.872.722.500.92.2864.38
1989Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-S/R29894.26282350010148.01698470957833001.5310.280.553.475.051.46.471-
1990Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-S/R30000.0031200106.21200370000.601.35--4.059.452.33--
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter10154.22474072121236.12361181113284996821.358.961.223.193.761.18.4002.01
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter67623.59237184532561741148.210845734596953273855001.408.480.544.165.771.39.519-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter14163.77534675020280.2291144118221121539001.439.300.703.584.891.37.467-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter23184.01774730143153343.23271751532516220411001.428.560.654.245.341.26.561-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter992.57252503200154.013758443609910001.287.990.173.505.771.65.500-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13153.856347162001276.02581571181914121018001.458.410.624.606.851.49.464-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter122.77770000026.025108020184001.738.65--6.926.230.90.333-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter722.3512120110069.0462918037543001.206.00--4.837.041.46.778-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter10154.22474072121236.12361181113284996821.358.961.223.193.761.18.400-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings9144.22443772121220.02191101033078926721.358.961.223.193.761.18.3912.01
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13123.594535105131220.0207110881310214111001.408.480.544.165.771.39.520-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Billings MustangsPioRkcin-p18126000000101100000.000.143.000.143007.000.000.333.10114.2914.291.000.000.000.00
1979Greensboro HornetsWcarAcin-p1929422700010041704000.167.239.167.4067050.280.000.095.2008.0034.004.250.000.000.00
1980Cedar Rapids RedsMidwAcin-p2034333300000041303000.091.189.091.2803040.150.000.121.15010.0032.503.250.000.000.00
1981Waterbury RedsEastAAcin-p21218300000004402000.000.333.000.3330014.000.000.500.23528.5728.571.000.000.000.00
1982Tampa TarponsFSLA+cin-p2225391510000031416000.128.209.154.3636149.200.026.103.1816.1228.574.670.000.0020.00
1983Waterbury RedsEastAAcin-p2332000000001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23533.3333.331.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter1311309151001101750115000.115.223.123.346161163.188.008.146.00010.4330.672.940.000.006.67
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2410300000005502000.000.333.000.3330017.000.000.500.00029.4129.411.000.000.000.00
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter25391510000031416000.128.209.154.3636149.200.026.103.0006.1228.574.670.000.0020.00
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter637551000010083007000.133.217.133.35010090.222.000.107.0008.8933.333.750.000.000.00
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter126000000101100000.000.143.000.143007.000.000.333.00014.2914.291.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16216111191001102162119000.115.223.123.346201202.188.008.146.00010.4330.672.940.000.006.67

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Billings Mustangs PioRkcin18P12--612121918.9471.50------12100.017.6
1979Greensboro Hornets WcarAcin19P29--1124824335.8141.21------29100.021.3
1980Cedar Rapids Reds MidwAcin20P34--1248-3325.7580.74------34100.024.3
1981Waterbury Reds EastAAcin21P19--16--771.0000.37------2190.513.8
1982Tampa Tarpons FSLA+cin22P25--1237415349.9251.96------25100.019.2
1983Waterbury Reds EastAAcin23P3--131-54.8001.33------3100.02.2
1984Albany/Colonie A's EastAAoak24P28--615212321.9130.75------28100.020.3
1985Orlando Twins SouAAmin25P27--435314239.9291.44------27100.018.9
1986Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin26P18--6182-2624.9231.33------18100.012.9
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27P31-1545181-2423.9580.740.15-----31100.019.1
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin28P4--11--221.0000.50------4100.02.8
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28P16-82913112322.9571.380.27-----16100.09.9
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin29P28--1014222624.9230.86------28100.019.4
1990Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon30P3---2--221.0000.67------3100.02.1
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P47-2361431214745.9570.960.19-----470.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P53--1735425652.9290.98------530.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P77--1259627771.9220.92------770.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P25--1237415349.9251.96------250.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P63--12481627660.7890.95------630.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--612121918.9471.50------120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Billings Mustangs PioRkcin1812----------
1979Greensboro Hornets WcarAcin1929----------
1980Cedar Rapids Reds MidwAcin2034----------
1981Waterbury Reds EastAAcin2119----------
1982Tampa Tarpons FSLA+cin2225----------
1983Waterbury Reds EastAAcin233----------
1984Albany/Colonie A's EastAAoak2428----------
1985Orlando Twins SouAAmin2527----------
1986Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin2618----------
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2731----------
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin284----------
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2816----------
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin2928----------
1990Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon303----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1987Minnesota TwinsChamp. SeriesMLB270016.871002.2354103.1810.120.0013.503.370.250.00.000
1987Minnesota TwinsWorld SeriesMLB27004.002009.0943601.339.000.003.006.002.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs0016.8710100002.7305041002.6210.120.0013.503.370.250.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs004.0020200009.0904036001.339.000.003.006.002.000.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987Minnesota TwinsWorld SeriesMLB2722000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs22000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1985-01-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1984-12-12Released by Athletics. 
1983-11-26ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1983-10-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1977-02-10ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds. 
* 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
1987Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2760,000-59536-344,90660,00060,000
1988Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2893,000-5052229392,10762,500153,000
* 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