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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Fletcher Shannon Bates
Stat Years
1994-2003
Height/Weight
6-1 / 193
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
OF (929) ... 1B (10)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
New Hanover (Wilmington,NC)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the New York Mets in Round #5 (#136 overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
Service Time
Organizations
NYN [6] MIA [2] PHI [1] ARI [1] BAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 4509
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1994Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn-20of15218323395352952334901401.213.327.355.6822216513.339.142.25614.9322.171.4836.62.2633.3
    1994St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-20of1724261114001500000.250.280.500.78025123.292.250.2784.0020.005.0024.04.0050.0
    1995Pittsfield MetsNYPLA-nyn-21of2752765290149637179417241301.326.417.507.92432514029.359.181.41812.6222.151.7646.01.8532.2
    1995Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-21of228100000001600000.000.111.000.111900.125.000.00011.1166.676.000.00.000.0
    1996Columbia BombersSALAnyn-22of313249184127211315721666416234343.259.346.446.79256521949.338.187.35311.3328.672.5332.72.6538.6
    1997St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn3923of47025349761911113876336640264.300.387.593.98029215041.427.293.36511.3022.602.0023.03.7754.0
    1997Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-23of4682454463142123493267111202.257.328.478.80627511728.351.221.3119.4525.822.7320.44.3644.4
    1998Portland Sea DogsEastAAmia-24of51405376714723511601964611821124.274.333.397.73058721339.233.123.3337.8420.102.5748.81.8726.5
    1999Portland Sea DogsEastAAmia3925of61395377213628995518639109248110.253.302.389.69159020946.231.136.2976.6118.472.7959.71.5333.8
    2000El Paso DiablosTexAAari-26of710935552982451062139357311314.276.340.456.79639516239.290.180.3208.8618.482.0935.52.5339.8
    2001St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-27of88230045741821146135274800223.247.307.430.73732912931.300.183.2598.2114.591.7827.33.3441.9
    2001Reading PhilliesEastAAphi727of81537552014027501001.135.273.270.54345103.270.135.12915.5611.110.7137.02.2260.0
    2001Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAphi-27of835000000000100000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    2002Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn2028of93510116318322031102421331.307.371.505.8761175113.317.198.3728.5520.512.4050.51.7141.9
    2002Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn2328of95816720428162123122510221.251.302.419.7211827015.234.168.2616.5913.742.0827.83.3035.7
    2003Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-29of102375141841170081400100.240.310.360.67084276.227.120.2799.5216.671.7575.01.1933.3
    2003Ottawa LynxILAAAbal-29of102474716710101041501000.216.256.338.59479258.189.122.2715.0618.993.750.00.0050.0
    Minor League Totals1034366855396819666101499123583878632016342135.264.335.436.77141251599363.295.172.3179.3820.922.2336.32.4537.5
    Minor: Rk Totals5218323395352952334901401.213.327.355.6822216513.339.142.25614.9322.171.4836.62.2633.3
    Minor: A- Totals752765290149637179417241301.326.417.507.92432514029.359.181.41812.6222.151.7646.01.8532.2
    Minor: A Totals13249184127211315721666416234343.259.346.446.79256521949.338.187.35311.3328.672.5332.72.6538.6
    Minor: A+ Totals159577961563814238820116111940487.270.342.504.84664629175.355.234.3039.4418.421.9525.13.5648.1
    Minor: AA Totals5311895271498103254624262271724208918722.263.324.416.7402102789174.263.153.3128.1819.982.4441.22.1934.9
    Minor: AAA Totals85246275815263133164111221.236.283.386.6692669523.215.150.2596.0215.412.5641.02.2639.7
    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 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
    1994Gulf Coast Mets GCLRk20OF5200.0822609084.9331.600.0088.1100.01
    1994St. Lucie MetsFSLA+20OF700.0502075.7140.700.005.1100.07
    1995Pittsfield MetsNYPLA-21OF7000.01196121137125.9121.800.0092.193.31
    1995Binghamton MetsEastAA21of200.07000771.0003.500.001.4100.011
    1996Capital City BombersSALA22OF13200.02291182248240.9681.800.0095.0100.01
    1997St. Lucie MetsFSLA+23OF6300.0100461110104.9451.700.0046.790.03
    1997Binghamton MetsEastAA23OF6200.096740107103.9631.700.0043.791.24
    1998Portland Sea DogsEastAA24OF13900.02669112286275.9622.000.0098.699.31
    1999Portland Sea DogsEastAA25OF13900.02081472229222.9691.600.0097.9100.01
    2000El Paso DiablosTexAA26OF9500.0147581160152.9501.600.0067.987.22
    2001St. Lucie MetsFSLA+271B400.02260128281.0007.000.002.94.94
    2001St. Lucie MetsFSLA+27OF5700.0102510108107.9911.900.0041.069.53
    2001Reading PhilliesEastAA27OF1400.0102101312.9230.900.009.993.310
    2001Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAA27OF300.03000331.0001.000.002.1100.08
    2002Binghamton MetsEastAA28OF2100.02310024241.0001.100.0015.060.05
    2002Norfolk TidesILAAA28OF4300.0670507267.9311.600.0030.174.14
    2003Bowie BaysoxEastAA291B400.0241112625.9626.300.002.817.44
    2003Bowie BaysoxEastAA29OF1000.0111101312.9231.200.007.143.510
    2003Ottawa LynxILAAA291B200.03100441.0002.000.001.48.310
    2003Ottawa LynxILAAA29OF2000.0363114039.9752.000.0013.983.39
    AAA Totals - (1B)2003100441.0002.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)6600106361115109.9481.700.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)400241112625.9626.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)4820076839325839807.9621.700.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (1B)4002260128281.0007.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)12700207991225216.9601.700.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)132002291182248240.9681.800.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (OF)70001196121137125.9121.800.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (OF)5200822609084.9331.600.000.00.00
    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
    1994Minor---------59-
    1995Minor---------72-
    1996Minor---------132-
    1997Minor---------125-
    1998Minor---------139-
    1999Minor---------139-
    2000Minor---------95-
    2001Minor--4------74-
    2002Minor---------64-
    2003Minor--6------30-
    Totals--10------929-