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Vance WilsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1994-2009 MLB Years: 2000-2006
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PositionsC-927, 1B-1Position when DraftedofPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameVance Allen Wilson
Height5-11Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 17,1973 [45.065]PlaceMesa,Arizona
High SchoolRed Mountain (Mesa,AZ)
CollegeMesa Community College (Mesa,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 44th round (1226th overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]Service Time7.028 (2007)
MLB DebutApril 24,1999 [26.038]
OrganizationsNYN [11] DET [3] KCA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID228Retrosheet IDwilsv001MLBAM ID136300
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed32Power57Contact64XBH52RBIs62Runs41Hitting57Durability41Team.508Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1994Pittsfield MetsNYPLA-nyn-c214416622511202204152750221.307.343.416.7596914178.353.109.157.3302.8115.175.401.1283.0027.45
1995Columbia BombersSALAnyn-c2291324348111063243194581216.250.306.340.64611017354.273.090.151.2925.3712.712.371.6954.0020.99
1996St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-c2393311297614264424314160427.244.321.360.68111222352.261.116.209.3048.8111.651.321.7051.8328.95
1997Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-c24923224689170154025204653106.276.328.469.79715132351.282.193.245.3475.7013.112.304.2721.4735.96
1998Gulf Coast MetsGCLRknyn-c2510285105029010010102.357.367.7501.11721730.296.393.357.4580.000.000.006.6714.0070.00
1998St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-c25416010000000500000.063.063.063.1261016.091.000.000.0560.0031.250.000.000.000.00
1998Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn2c25461541840304160392913005.260.305.357.662557167.298.097.136.2965.3917.373.222.4038.5017.50
1998Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         601982351806250493423107.258.295.389.6847714213.283.131.157.3014.2315.963.782.8233.0027.45
1999Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-c26155310143035104810024.264.328.491.81926658.262.227.321.3406.9013.792.005.1717.6742.86
2000Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn3c2711140047104231166211624651213112.260.319.443.76217740440.273.183.255.3305.4514.772.713.6425.0038.46
2000New York MetsNLMLBnyn3c2744000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2001Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-c2865228245614063101123491327.246.306.386.6928820253.262.140.189.2994.7413.442.832.3738.0035.71
2001New York MetsNLMLBnyn3c28325731730060121620101.298.339.351.69020362.405.053.070.3073.2325.818.000.000.0017.65
2002New York MetsNLMLBnyn3c29741631940705260153282004.245.301.380.6816212178.278.135.160.3032.8117.986.402.8132.6030.00
2003New York MetsNLMLBnyn3c309626828659183912155652216.243.293.373.66610018292.277.130.183.2925.1419.183.732.7433.5027.69
2004Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-c3113210011000010000.333.5001.3331.833414.0001.0001.000.6800.000.000.0025.003.00100.00
2004Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-c3114120011000000000.500.5001.2501.750514.333.750.750.7180.000.000.0025.004.0050.00
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         27330022000010000.429.5001.2861.786928.200.857.857.6990.000.000.0025.003.5066.67
2004New York MetsNLMLBnyn3c3179157184310142110112451325.274.335.427.7626715177.295.153.229.3276.2113.562.182.2639.2534.88
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet26c326115218304031900112662206.197.275.283.558437173.216.086.158.2556.3615.032.361.7350.6723.33
2006Detroit TigersALMLBdet13c335615218439051804233310101.283.304.441.7456714168.330.158.145.3191.1919.6416.502.9830.4032.56
2007Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-34311230000000210002.273.333.273.6063012.333.000.000.2860.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2009Northwest Arkansas NaturaTexAAkca13c3659204275590103201164671116.270.342.461.8039419229.302.191.265.3506.9920.092.884.3720.4034.55
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter40295310423842225129284618929179323.250.302.377.679359691054.285.127.169.0004.3617.934.112.3738.1228.99
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter635222426758311137229324251403485710171158.262.320.412.7329161862448.281.150.212.0005.7214.222.492.9430.8931.90
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter241850102219431301151210491382456530.258.314.416.73035474934.275.158.219.0005.2514.782.823.2128.3333.79
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1525297514526026732636921342112.274.334.471.80524952584.288.197.257.0006.1615.752.564.4520.3535.86
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter97327297714264424314660427.235.310.346.65611322368.254.111.199.0008.4212.501.481.6354.5028.57
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter91324348111063243194581216.250.306.340.64611017354.273.090.151.0005.3712.712.371.6954.0020.99
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4416622511202204152750221.307.343.416.7596914178.353.109.157.0002.8115.175.401.1283.0027.45
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10285105029010010102.357.367.7501.11721730.296.393.357.0000.000.000.006.6714.0070.00
New York Mets Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter28564968165292179224331302056316.254.308.384.69224948713.291.130.177.0004.6318.233.942.3838.1829.09
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1173043673130837041359912307.240.289.362.65111021341.271.122.151.0003.8117.304.542.3538.0028.77
Average MLB - Per 162 games16238442961711052131976127419.250.302.377.67914528425.285.127.169.0004.3617.934.112.3738.1228.99
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625676814928118756636891534315.262.320.412.73223447625.281.150.212.0005.7214.222.492.9430.8931.90

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1994Pittsfield Mets NYPLA-nyn21C41--2435562304298.9807.27-----64493.254.7
1995Columbia Bombers SALAnyn22C85--60599144718704.9818.28-----129193.460.7
1996St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn23C81--5028781597589.9877.27-----119387.160.9
1997Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn24C91--60469114684673.9847.40------9298.964.1
1998Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn25C9--3592-4644.9574.89-----31090.015.3
1998St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn25C4--193--22221.0005.50------4100.02.9
1998Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn25C44--3482945381377.9908.57-----54695.731.0
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn26C14--951112107106.9917.57------1593.310.0
1999New York MetsNLMLBnyn26C1---------------10.00.6
2000Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn27C104--63766310706703.9966.76------11193.772.2
2000New York MetsNLMLBnyn27C3-1214---14141.0004.671.171-100.0-475.01.9
2001Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn28C64--4364784491483.9847.55-----66598.545.1
2001New York MetsNLMLBnyn28C27-145130911140139.9935.150.965645.523284.416.7
2002New York MetsNLMLBnyn29C66-3993153865359353.9835.350.88262551.037489.241.0
2002New York MetsNLMLBnyn291B1-22---221.0002.001.00-----741.40.6
2003New York MetsNLMLBnyn30C89716504424455491486.9905.460.75312555.449692.755.3
2004Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn31C1--51--661.0006.00------1100.00.7
2004Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn31C1--101--11111.00011.00------1100.00.7
2004New York MetsNLMLBnyn31C69383832572322282280.9934.060.73211165.647987.342.6
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet32C60414032342934266263.9894.380.65271465.9-6198.437.0
2006Detroit TigersALMLBdet33C55413932823012313312.9975.670.7924972.725698.234.0
2009Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca36C18--817118988.9894.89-20-100.0-5930.512.9
MLB Totals for C - 8 season(s)-   C37019123851674173181918651847.9904.990.771359060.0153700.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1-22---221.0002.001.00-----10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C227--1526154162116961680.9917.40-----112270.00.0
AA Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C110--69077125779767.9856.97-20-100.0-1100.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C85--5219081619611.9877.19-----11850.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C85--60599144718704.9818.28-----12850.00.0
A- Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C41--2435562304298.9807.27-----6410.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C9--3592-4644.9574.89-----390.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1994Pittsfield Mets NYPLA-nyn21-41---------
1995Columbia Bombers SALAnyn22-85---------
1996St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn23-81---------
1997Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn24-91---------
1998Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn25-9---------
1998St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn25-4---------
1998Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn25-44---------
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn26-14---------
1999New York MetsNLMLBnyn26-1---------
2000Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn27-104---------
2000New York MetsNLMLBnyn27-3---------
2001Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn28-64---------
2001New York MetsNLMLBnyn28-27---------
2002New York MetsNLMLBnyn29-661--------
2003New York MetsNLMLBnyn30-89---------
2004Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn31-1---------
2004Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn31-1---------
2004New York MetsNLMLBnyn31-69---------
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet32-60---------
2006Detroit TigersALMLBdet33-55---------
2009Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca36-18---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB332050111740512012621101.340.382.7201.10236956.300.380.4003.5710.713.008.9310.0052.94
2007Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3418386113012000430001.289.341.447.78817441.303.158.1580.009.760.002.4438.0036.36
2010Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3711241600140001020000.250.308.375.6839126.385.125.1250.0038.460.003.8524.0016.67
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs491121834707180122071102.304.352.554.9066214123.314.250.2591.6316.2610.005.6916.0041.18

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2011Kane County CougarsMidwAMinorkca38Manager1396574.46817.05 Lost in Semi-Finals
2012Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+Minorkca39Manager1406674.4716.02 Lost in Semi-Finals
2014Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAAMinorkca41Manager1405387.37922.04 
2015Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAAMinorkca42Manager1396970.4962.02 Lost in Finals
2016Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAAMinorkca43Manager1406575.46410.04 Lost in Finals
2017Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAAMinorkca44Manager702842.40016.04 Lost in Semi-Finals
2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca45Bullpen Coach461432.3048.54Ned Yost
* 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 DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-04-01Released by Royals 
2009-12-18ContractSigned by Royals 
2008-11-03InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-09-02InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2008-03-30InjuredDisabled -- Elbow 
2007-07-06InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2007-03-30InjuredDisabled -- Right elbow 
2005-01-06TradeTraded by Mets to Tigers for Anderson Hernandez 
2004-11-10InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-09-14InjuredDisabled -- - 
2004-07-07InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-06-16InjuredDisabled -- - 
1994-05-25Contractsigned 
* 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
2000New York MetsTeam Payroll27175,000-79532-1,394,248200,000175,000
2001New York MetsTeam Payroll28200,000-77132-1,897,758200,000375,000
2002New York MetsTeam Payroll29222,500-69329242,011,045200,000597,500
2003New York MetsTeam Payroll30315,000-61921232,163,527300,000912,500
2004New York MetsTeam Payroll31715,000-42717532,070,100300,0001,627,500
2005Detroit TigersTeam Payroll32760,000-42816532,189,055300,0002,387,500
2006Detroit TigersTeam Payroll33750,000-44317452,365,072327,0003,137,500
* 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