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Julio ValeraTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1986-2001 MLB Years: 1990-1996
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-274Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJulio Enrique Valera Torres
Height6-2Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 13,1968 [50.037]PlaceAguadilla,Puerto Rico

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1986 by the New York Mets.
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1990-MLB-#56 ... 1990-NYN-#1 ... 1991-MLB-#98 ... 1991-NYN-#8
MLB DebutSeptember 1,1990 [21.323]
OrganizationsNYN [7] CAL [4] KCA [1] NYA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19141Retrosheet IDvalej001MLBAM ID123620
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts42Walks74Hittable38SO/BB65vsPower38Hitting15Durability54Team.497Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1986Kingsport MetsAppRknyn-ST173105.1913130210076.0915844529644001.5710.730.593.427.552.21.231-
1987Columbia MetsSALAnyn-ST18872.80222202200125.01145339731976001.168.190.502.236.973.13.533-
1988Columbia MetsSALAnyn-ST1915113.20302738031191.017177688511449001.168.060.382.406.792.82.577-
1989St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-ST20421.00660320045.0345516450000.896.800.201.209.007.50.667-
1989Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-ST201062.49191906200137.0123473843610710001.168.060.262.367.012.97.625-
1989Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ST20112.08220000013.083315101001.005.540.693.466.922.00.500-
1989Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST01592.12272709400195.0165554664716211001.097.600.282.177.463.45.625-
1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn48ST2110103.02242409200158.0146665312391337001.178.320.682.227.583.41.500-
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn34ST21116.92330000013.02011101740002.0813.850.694.852.770.57.5004.81
1991Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ST2210103.83262603100176.0152797512701178001.267.760.613.575.971.67.500-
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn34Rel22000.0020200102.01000430002.504.50--18.0013.500.75-5.86
1992Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ST23100.0011000006.05000272001.177.50--3.0010.503.501.000-
1992California AngelsALMLBcal44ST238113.73302824200188.0188827815641135001.349.000.723.065.411.77.4213.64
1993California AngelsALMLBcal34S/R24366.6219514008453.0774439815282001.7413.081.362.554.751.87.3334.74
1994Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+cal-ST25119.3122000009.214101003111001.7613.03--2.7910.243.67.500-
1994Midland AngelsTexAAcal-ST25103.79330000019.0178829150001.378.050.954.267.111.671.000-
1994Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcal-ST25135.2811110000059.2704035920434101.5110.561.363.026.492.15.250-
1994Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0345.4016160000087.010158531132695101.5110.291.123.267.032.16.429-
1995Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcal-ST26255.7013130200071.0855445221431001.4910.770.252.665.452.05.286-
1996Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-S/R27135.17624001015.2221390593101.7212.64--2.875.171.80.250-
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca51Rel27326.4631229007161.0754444727311101.6611.011.033.964.551.15.6004.97
1998Atlantic City SurfAtlInd-ST29653.5411110200081.0693432613690101.017.640.661.447.645.31.545-
1998Norwich NavigatorsEastAAnya55ST29046.91550100027.0302321412173101.549.881.323.955.601.42.000-
1998Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-S/R29126.38826002018.019131377121001.429.333.443.445.891.71.333-
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0166.701376102045.24936341119294101.499.662.173.745.721.53.143-
2000Veracruz RojosMexAAA--S/R31284.74381028102514100.211558531626832001.4010.281.432.327.423.19.200-
2001Nashua PrideAtlInd-ST32037.64761000033.0473128108180001.6712.822.732.184.912.25.000-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter15204.8585384742165317.0361181171311171798101.5110.240.883.325.081.53.4291.25
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter71833.7422918841371031151246.212166075199037295762301.278.760.652.686.892.57.461-
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter29424.1612991381532814616.26223262865919545729201.329.050.862.846.652.34.408-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter11103.28272707200183.21707867105713913101.248.330.492.796.812.44.524-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter532.47880320054.248151519561001.047.900.161.489.226.22.625-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter23183.045249310231316.0285130107158224115001.168.110.432.336.862.94.561-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3105.1913130210076.0915844529644001.5710.730.593.427.552.21.231-
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter684.72181712000114.011665601621870101.209.131.261.656.854.14.429-
California Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11174.374933164284241.026512611723791417001.439.900.862.955.271.78.393-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter326.4631229007161.0754444727311101.6611.011.033.964.551.15.600-
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter116.00532001015.021111011170002.1312.600.606.604.200.64.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10144.8559263331113220.025012511921811246101.5110.240.883.325.081.53.4171.25
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12153.74403377253220.021410791166516811101.278.760.652.686.892.57.444-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986Kingsport MetsAppRknyn-p17136010000000100000.167.167.167.334106.200.000.000.1500.0016.670.000.000.000.00
1987Columbia MetsSALAnyn-p182232271004002703000.219.265.250.5158137.280.031.094.2365.4118.923.500.000.0014.29
1989Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-p201923251000002503000.217.280.261.5416128.278.044.130.2547.1417.862.500.000.0020.00
1989Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-p2023110000000001000.333.333.333.666104.333.000.000.3030.000.000.000.000.000.00
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         2126361000002504000.231.286.269.5557132.286.038.115.2606.2515.632.500.000.0016.67
1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn48p212419130002002601100.158.227.158.3853023.214.000.105.1888.7026.093.000.000.000.00
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn34p2135010002000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.000.1820.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1991Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-p222624030001000713000.125.160.125.2853028.176.000.000.1390.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter35010002000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter106107620200700626111100.187.235.206.441222126.244.019.075.0004.7620.634.330.000.0010.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter52462700030021315100.152.200.152.3527055.206.000.043.0003.6423.646.500.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1923251000002503000.217.280.261.5416128.278.044.130.0007.1417.862.500.000.0020.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2232271004002703000.219.265.250.5158137.280.031.094.0005.4118.923.500.000.0014.29
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter136010000000100000.167.167.167.334106.200.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter35010002000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622700540001080005400000.200.200.200.400540270.250.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621649313001100940217200.187.235.206.441343193.244.019.075.0004.7620.634.330.000.0010.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1986Kingsport Mets AppRknyn17P13--420112524.9601.85------13100.019.1
1987Columbia Mets SALAnyn18P22--715512722.8151.00------22100.015.8
1988Columbia Mets SALAnyn19P30--1625424541.9111.37------30100.021.9
1989St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn20P6--19--10101.0001.67------6100.04.5
1989Jackson Mets TexAAnyn20P19--1124-335351.0001.84------19100.014.1
1989Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn20P2--1---111.0000.50------2100.01.4
1990Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn21P24--913--22221.0000.92------24100.016.4
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn21P3-131-1-21.5000.330.08-----3100.01.9
1991Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn22P26--725223432.9411.23------26100.018.3
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn22P2-2-------------2100.01.2
1992Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn23P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1992California AngelsALMLBcal23P30-18810131-2423.9580.770.12-----30100.018.5
1993California AngelsALMLBcal24P19-534511109.9000.470.17-----19100.011.7
1994Midland Angels TexAAcal25P3--211-43.7501.00------3100.02.2
1994Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal25P11--24--661.0000.55------11100.07.7
1995Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal26P13--352-108.8000.62------13100.09.2
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27P6--2---221.0000.33------6100.04.2
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27P31-6157111312.9230.390.20-----31100.019.3
1998Norwich Navigators EastAAnya29P5--25--771.0001.40------5100.03.5
1998Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya29P8--11--221.0000.25------8100.05.6
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P85-3172025424945.9180.530.14-----850.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P91--2549427874.9490.81------910.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P27--1530134645.9781.67------270.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6--19--10101.0001.67------60.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P52--2340937263.8751.21------520.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--420112524.9601.85------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1986Kingsport Mets AppRknyn1713----------
1987Columbia Mets SALAnyn1822----------
1988Columbia Mets SALAnyn1930----------
1989St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn206----------
1989Jackson Mets TexAAnyn2019----------
1989Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn202----------
1990Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn2124----------
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn213----------
1991Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn2226----------
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn222----------
1992Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn231----------
1992California AngelsALMLBcal2330----------
1993California AngelsALMLBcal2419----------
1994Midland Angels TexAAcal253----------
1994Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal2511----------
1995Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal2613----------
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca276----------
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2731----------
1998Norwich Navigators EastAAnya295----------
1998Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya298----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1996-12-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1996-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-03-18Purchased by Royals from Angels. 
1992-04-12TradeTraded by Mets to Angels for Julian Vasquez and Dick Schofield. 
1986-03-06ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Mets. 
* 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
1990New York MetsTeam Payroll21100,000-64943-515,727100,000100,000
1991New York MetsTeam Payroll22100,000-62039-742,231100,000200,000
1992California AngelsTeam Payroll23112,000-6673017962,245109,000312,000
1993California AngelsTeam Payroll24190,000-5362141968,431109,000502,000
1996Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll27175,000-5491939957,870109,000677,000
* 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