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Desi WilsonHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-2007 MLB Years: 1996-1996
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Played in Japan
Rated Prospect

Positions1B-750, OF-418, SS-104, P-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDesi Bernard Wilson
Height6-7Weight230BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMay 9,1969 [48.290]PlaceGlen Cove,New York
High SchoolGlen Cove (Glen Cove,NY)
CollegeFairleigh Dickinson University (Teaneck,NJ)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers in the 30th round (794th overall) of the 1991 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Houston Astros in the 87th round (1490th overall) of the 1989 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Boston Red Sox in the 15th round (396th overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsOmar Minaya
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1993-MLB-#10
MLB DebutAugust 7,1996 [27.090]
OrganizationsTEX [4] SFN [3] ARI [2] CHA [1] MON [1] Awards4
TBC Player ID19772Retrosheet IDwilsd002MLBAM ID124384
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed52Power41Contact70XBH34RBIs68Runs41Hitting79Durability74Team.498Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991Gulf Coast RangersGCLRktex-of22825142007003200100.160.241.240.4816229.167.080.200.22510.346.900.670.000.0050.00
1992Butte Copper KingsPioRktex-of23722534581945421311314510010.320.396.447.84311318285.374.127.257.38310.8815.791.451.7550.6022.22
1993Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex-1b-of24131511831562173702911509070240.305.374.391.76520031570.364.086.219.3458.7715.791.800.53170.3319.87
1994Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex30ss2512949369142270655161440115201514.288.343.379.72218733536.365.091.176.3217.4621.462.881.1282.1723.24
1995Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-1b26122482771382735721194068107218.286.338.386.72418635530.320.100.187.3227.5512.831.700.9496.4025.36
1996Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-1b2711340756138267559154188030339.339.369.474.84319338431.409.135.206.3664.1818.564.441.1681.4027.54
1996San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn81b274111810322021202122700022.271.338.339.677404130.337.068.153.3049.2320.772.251.5459.0012.50
1997Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-1b-of28121451761552767531634473403511.344.404.477.88121540502.396.133.259.3868.7614.541.661.3964.4325.81
1998HanshinJap CenIntl--291624040003000700000.167.167.167.3344024.235.000.000.1500.0029.170.000.000.000.00
1998HanshinJap WestIntl--297124324615253560153500000.251.295.350.6458512258.276.099.185.2885.8113.572.331.9448.6019.67
1998Totals for Intl-Intl         8726724655253860154200000.243.284.333.6178912282.273.090.169.2765.3214.892.801.7753.4018.46
1999Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-1b3013045265146277662233476203218.323.371.454.82520540491.375.131.204.3616.9215.482.241.2275.3327.40
2000Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-of31124439581182313551745179402211.269.349.346.69515227496.320.077.223.31610.2815.931.550.60146.3322.88
2001Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari721b32833204510520133842144820108.328.359.425.78413624337.378.097.147.3434.1514.243.430.89106.6722.86
2002Somerset PatriotsAtlInd-of33963624711920136673366100003.329.389.414.80315024398.389.085.196.3599.0515.331.690.75120.6720.17
2002Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAmon-1b3318543700030051200002.130.203.130.3337059.167.000.093.1658.4720.342.400.000.000.00
2003Sioux City ExplorersNorthernInd--of-1b3442165295280124100282530014.315.423.382.805639196.367.067.297.36714.2912.760.890.51165.0017.31
2003Sioux Falls CanariesNorthernInd--344216320465022100212030025.282.374.350.724577187.312.068.196.32811.2310.700.951.0781.5015.22
1998Totals for Northern-Northern         843284998130345100494560039.299.399.366.76512016383.339.067.247.35112.7911.750.920.78109.3316.33
2004Sioux City ExplorersNorthernInd--1b359537975121182555198334850018.319.381.417.79815825417.356.098.214.3547.9111.511.451.2075.8020.66
2005Surprise Fightin FalconsGoldInd--1b-of368630453125224655144402720469.411.477.5691.04617332350.433.158.322.44811.437.710.681.7150.6725.60
2006Chico OutlawsGoldInd--37803335811120125842344110469.333.392.417.80913923372.371.084.192.3539.1411.021.210.54166.5020.72
2007South Georgia PeanutsSCLInd--381026553004009400010.192.400.308.7088335.227.116.462.33125.7111.430.440.000.0060.00
2007Anderson JoesSCLInd--3822821330301165110800011.366.435.439.87436492.397.073.244.39010.878.700.801.0982.0013.33
2003Totals for SCL-SCL         3210818356012051191200021.324.425.407.832447127.358.083.296.37214.969.450.630.79108.0020.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4111810322021202122700022.271.338.339.677404130.337.068.153.0009.2320.772.251.5459.0012.50
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter105138875781190209364351612361330688260232491.306.362.412.77416002884266.361.106.206.0007.7416.132.081.0190.4024.20
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter571206930066212322242675416161356150121257.320.371.435.8069011692257.375.115.212.0007.1315.772.211.0686.2125.53
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter269102914928754311130272385195308734.279.333.369.702380681125.332.090.177.0007.5617.332.290.9893.5523.69
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter131511831562173702911509070240.305.374.391.76520031570.364.086.219.0008.7715.791.800.53170.3319.87
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8027846851145491311344710110.306.382.428.81011920314.352.122.252.00010.8314.971.381.5955.6023.53
Ind Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter473181430060999820299591821123414081839.336.407.432.8397841272047.376.096.235.00010.3111.431.110.9890.7020.85
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8726724655253860154200000.243.284.333.6178912282.273.090.169.0005.3214.892.801.7753.4018.46
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4111810322021202122700022.271.338.339.677404130.337.068.153.0009.2320.772.251.5459.0012.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624664012680847084710700088.271.338.339.67715816514.337.068.153.0009.2320.772.251.5459.0012.50
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625998918332678019951106404414.306.362.412.77424744658.361.106.206.0007.7416.132.081.0190.4024.20

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1999Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-Rel30000.0010100101.0000000000----------0.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.0000000000----------0.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.0000000000----------0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.002200220002200220.0000000000----------0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1991Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex22OF3--2---221.0000.67------837.55.1
1992Butte Copper Kings PioRktex23OF71--9089-10798.9161.38------7298.693.4
1993Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex241B77--769481263829817.98610.61------13158.857.9
1993Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex24OF55--9093-10299.9711.80------13142.041.4
1994Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex25SS104--2061993234225.9622.16------12980.676.5
1994Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex251B25--20115422220216.9828.64------12919.418.4
1995Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn261B118--111372911211941185.99210.04------12296.787.4
1996Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn271B98--84252892902894.9919.12------11386.768.1
1996Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn27OF3--5---551.0001.67------1132.72.1
1996San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn271B33--23618420258254.9847.70------4180.520.4
1997Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn281B75--59243674641635.9918.47------12162.052.4
1997Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn28OF38--666317572.9601.89------12131.426.6
1999Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari30P1---------------1300.80.7
1999Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari30OF12--18---18181.0001.50------1309.28.5
1999Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari301B99--757552079832812.9768.20------13076.269.7
2000Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha311B26--19823322224221.9878.50------12421.018.2
2000Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha31OF61--101521108106.9811.74------12449.242.7
2001Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari32OF15--1832-2321.9131.40------8318.110.6
2001Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari321B58--47048638524518.9898.93------8369.940.8
2002Somerset Patriots AtlIndy-33OF73--1141443132128.9701.75------9676.058.4
2002Harrisburg Senators EastAAmon331B8--624-266661.0008.25------1844.45.8
2002Harrisburg Senators EastAAmon33OF2--3---331.0001.50------1811.11.4
2003Sioux City Explorers NorthernIndy-34OF27--6013-6461.9532.26------4264.330.0
2003Sioux City Explorers NorthernIndy-341B14--1178111126125.9928.93------4233.315.6
2004Sioux City Explorers NorthernIndy-35OF9--1011-1211.9171.22------959.59.4
2004Sioux City Explorers NorthernIndy-351B64--534351550584569.9748.89------9567.466.7
2005Surprise Fightin Falcons GoldIndy-36OF49--86103-9996.9701.96------8657.054.4
2005Surprise Fightin Falcons GoldIndy-361B55--34824227374372.9956.76------8664.061.1
Ind Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF158--27026113307296.9641.87------1580.00.0
Ind Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B133--99967188810841066.9838.02------1330.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B33--23618420258254.9847.70------330.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B356--28592214330531233080.9868.65------3560.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF129--2081472229222.9691.72------1290.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B151--1376911313614801467.9919.72------1510.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS104--2061993234225.9622.16------1040.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF2--3---331.0001.50------20.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B77--769481263829817.98610.61------770.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF55--9093-10299.9711.80------550.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF74--9289-109100.9171.35------740.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1991Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex22---------3-
1992Butte Copper Kings PioRktex23---------71-
1993Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex24--77------55-
1994Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex25--25-104------
1995Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn26--118--------
1996Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn27--98------3-
1996San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27--33--------
1997Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn28--75------38-
1999Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari301-99------12-
2000Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha31--26------61-
2001Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari32--58------15-
2002Somerset Patriots AtlInd-33---------73-
2002Harrisburg Senators EastAAmon33--8------2-
2003Sioux City Explorers NorthernInd-34--14------27-
2004Sioux City Explorers NorthernInd-35--64------9-
2005Surprise Fightin Falcons GoldInd-36--55------49-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2007Anderson JoesSCLIndIndy-38Manager893752.41623.05 
2008Peoria ChiefsMidwAMinorchn39Hitting Coach1386078.43518.57Ryne Sandberg
2010Arizona Cubs -ArizRkMinorchn41Hitting Coach552629.4738.53Juan Cabreja
2011Boise HawksNwstA-Minorchn42Hitting Coach763640.4748.02Mark JohnsonLost in Semi-Finals
2012Daytona CubsFSLA+Minorchn43Hitting Coach1335974.44419.06Brian Harper
2014Tennessee SmokiesSouAAMinorchn45Hitting Coach1396673.47510.52Buddy Bailey
2015Tennessee SmokiesSouAAMinorchn46Hitting Coach1397663.5471.53Buddy Bailey
2016Tennessee SmokiesSouAAMinorchn47Hitting Coach1395881.41726.04Mark Johnson
2017Iowa CubsPCLAAAMinorchn48Hitting Coach1396772.48214.04Marty Pevey
* 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

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2002Atlantic League All-Star (OF)1
2005Golden League Player of the Year ... Independent Leagues All-Star (First Team OF)2
2006Golden League All-Star (1B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2002-05-10Released by Expos 
2002-05-01ContractSigned by independent Somerset (Atlantic) 
2002-03-12ContractSigned by Expos 
2001-10-15Free AgentGranted free agency 
2001-02-19ContractSigned by Diamondbacks 
2000-10-15Free AgentGranted free agency 
2000-02-09ContractSigned by White Sox 
1999-10-15Free AgentGranted free agency 
1998-12-02ContractSigned by Diamondbacks 
1998-01-01ContractSigned by Hanshin (Japan) 
1997-10-04Free AgentGranted free agency 
1994-12-22TradeTraded by Rangers with Rich Aurilia to Giants for John Burkett. 
1991-07-23Contractsigned 
* 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
1996San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll27109,000-78649-957,870109,000109,000
* 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