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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Ellis Clarence Valentine
Stat Years
1972-1985  [mlb] 1975-1985
Height/Weight
6-4 / 207
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (868) ... DH (4)
Draft Position
C-OF
Born Date/Place
1954-07-30 in Helena, Arkansas   [66.090]
High School
Crenshaw (Los Angeles,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Montreal Expos in Round #2 (#29 overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1975-09-03 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.035)
Service Time
Organizations
MON [7] NYN [2] CAL [2] TEX [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 19136 ... retro id: valee001 ... mlbam id: 123611
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1972Cocoa Expos---D----17of---153177244780118000000000.266.266.328.594177589.000.062.0000.000.000.00177.00.5619.1
    1973West Palm BeachFSLA+----18of---211940359124184861000000000.308.308.432.74040317430.000.124.0000.000.000.0050.41.9924.2
    1974Quebec CityEastAA----19of---313042646112117550000000000.263.263.357.62042615223.000.094.0000.000.000.0085.21.1720.5
    1975MemphisILAAA----20of---4139494871513031366000000000.306.306.457.76349422646.000.151.0000.000.000.0038.02.6330.5
    1975Montreal ExposNLMLBmon1720ofL-S-E-P412332124013002400001.364.400.576.97635195.273.212.3935.7111.432.0033.02.8641.7
    1976DenverAmerAAA----21of---557204316391732000000000.309.309.466.7752049517.000.157.0000.000.000.0029.13.4327.0
    1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon1721ofL-S-E-P5943053685152739141305102405.279.339.410.74934112524.272.131.3118.8014.961.7043.62.0528.2
    1977Montreal ExposNLMLBmon1722ofL-S-E-P61275086314928225761353058012318.293.331.504.83554125655.285.211.2905.5510.721.9320.34.6236.9
    1978Montreal ExposNLMLBmon1723ofL-S-E-P7151570751653522576138358820539.289.330.489.81961227962.270.200.3035.7214.382.5122.84.0837.6
    1979Montreal ExposNLMLBmon1724ofL-S-E-P81465487315129321821192274113323.276.303.454.75757524953.223.178.2853.8312.873.3626.13.6535.1
    1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon1725ofL-S-E-P9863114098222136755254430403.315.367.524.89134316337.289.209.3297.2912.831.7623.93.7937.8
    1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon1726ofL-S-E-P102276816303150161100302.211.259.368.62785286.224.157.2007.0612.941.8325.33.5337.5
    1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn1726ofL-S-E-P10481691535815210353800202.207.227.355.5821766014.160.148.2342.8421.597.6033.82.8440.0
    1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn1727ofL-S-E-P11111337339714184813538107011.288.294.407.70135013723.128.119.2991.4310.867.6042.12.2923.7
    1983Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-28of---1239220000001200000.222.300.222.5221020.111.000.28610.0020.002.000.00.000.0
    1983California AngelsALMLBcal1728ofL-S-E-P12862713065102134321184801406.240.283.435.71829411825.266.195.2436.1216.332.6720.94.4238.5
    1984Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-29of---1323000000001200000.000.250.000.250400.333.000.00025.0050.002.000.00.000.0
    1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-30of---14461692653180103300132710230.314.362.598.96018510128.361.284.3217.0314.592.0816.95.4152.8
    1985Texas RangersALMLBtex1730of-dhL-S-E-P141138581024012800001.211.250.395.64540153.211.184.2145.0020.004.0019.05.0037.5
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)89431663808811691512347459371804627534981.278.315.458.77333921449307.243.180.2905.3113.622.5725.73.6334.8
    National League Totals (9 yrs)79728573458081581310842757351604067430974.283.319.461.78030581316279.242.178.2955.2313.282.5426.53.5334.5
    American League Totals (2 yrs)973093573112154722205601407.236.279.430.70933413328.259.194.2405.9916.772.8020.64.4938.4
    Minor League Totals496170825150586154324200153110230.296.302.439.7411726750144.152.143.2820.871.802.0739.72.4928.5
    Minor: D Totals53177244780118000000000.266.266.328.594177589.062.062.2610.000.000.00177.00.5619.1
    Minor: A+ Totals11940359124184861000000000.308.308.432.74040317430.124.124.2940.000.000.0050.41.9924.2
    Minor: AA Totals13042646112117550000000000.263.263.357.62042615223.094.094.2540.000.000.0085.21.1720.5
    Minor: AAA Totals2478791462695743013100153110230.306.318.482.80089742491.193.176.2911.673.462.0729.33.3433.8
    Montreal Expos Totals (7 yrs)6382351297676136119535856291503306421961.288.329.476.80525321119242.264.188.2985.9213.032.2024.83.7535.8
    New York Mets Totals (2 yrs)159506481322221369161076109013.261.272.389.66152619737.138.128.2791.9014.457.6038.92.4728.0
    California Angels Totals (1 yrs)862713065102134321184801406.240.283.435.71829411825.266.195.2436.1216.332.6720.94.4238.5
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)1138581024012800001.211.250.395.64540153.211.184.2145.0020.004.0019.05.0037.5
    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
    1975Montreal ExposNLMLB20OF11080.0121211513.8671.200.166.891.79
    1976Montreal ExposNLMLB21OF880717.11621254179174.9722.000.2454.393.62
    1977Montreal ExposNLMLB22OF12601,082.1232971248241.9721.900.2277.899.23
    1978Montreal ExposNLMLB23OF14601,247.029624103330320.9702.200.2690.196.73
    1979Montreal ExposNLMLB24OF14401,243.22811052296291.9832.000.2390.098.63
    1980Montreal ExposNLMLB25OF830702.2154651165160.9701.900.2351.296.55
    1981New York MetsNLMLB26OF470393.0836409389.9571.900.2345.697.94
    1981Montreal ExposNLMLB26OF210167.03220034341.0001.600.2019.495.57
    1982New York MetsNLMLB27OF980718.01591034172169.9831.700.2460.588.33
    1983Edmonton TrappersPCLAAA28OF300.03000331.0001.000.002.1100.010
    1983California AngelsALMLB28OF850653.1152561163157.9631.800.2452.598.82
    1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA30OF900.0153111918.9472.000.006.319.68
    1985Texas RangersALMLB30OF7048.17000771.0001.000.154.363.610
    1985Texas RangersALMLB30DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.536.49
    MLB Totals - (OF)85607,051157085471712.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (DH)400000000.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (OF)12001831112.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1975MLB---------11-
    1976MLB---------88-
    1977MLB---------126-
    1978MLB---------146-
    1979MLB---------144-
    1980MLB---------83-
    1981MLB---------68-
    1982MLB---------98-
    1983MLB---------85-
    1983Minor---------3-
    1985MLB---------74
    1985Minor---------9-
    Totals---------8684