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Joe BorchardTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1998-2011 MLB Years: 2002-2007
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Arizona Fall League
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1st Round Draft Pick
Futures Game

PositionsOF-634, RF-223, LF-102, CF-27, DH-8, 1B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph Edward Borchard
Height6-5Weight220BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 25,1978 [39.210]PlacePanorama City,California
High SchoolCamarillo (Camarillo,CA)
CollegeStanford University (Stanford,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 1st round (12th overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 20th round (615th overall) of the 1997 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$5,300,000Signing ScoutsJoe ButlerEd Pebley
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2001-MLB-#23 ... 2001-CHA-#2 ... 2002-MLB-#12 ... 2002-CHA-#1 ... 2003-MLB-#28 ... 2003-CHA-#1 ... 2004-CHA-#5
MLB DebutSeptember 2,2002 [23.281]
OrganizationsCHA [6] ATL [2] MIA [2] SFN [2] SEA [1] Awards7
TBC Player ID4623Retrosheet IDborcj001MLBAM ID400021
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed42Power79Contact25XBH69RBIs70Runs62Hitting52Durability56Team.503Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1998Stanford UniversityPac10NCAA-1rf-cf19562034567181105541254771200.330.418.576.99411729238.385.246.384.42810.5019.751.884.2020.3043.28
1999Stanford UniversityPac10NCAA-1rf-cf20642476492161115674454980107.372.482.5791.06114328301.431.207.401.46314.9516.281.093.6522.4530.43
2000Stanford UniversityPac10NCAA-1rf-cf21662556185132197634415760306.333.433.6241.05715934305.363.291.447.44713.4418.691.396.2313.4240.00
2000Azl White SoxArizRk-of217293124008004400000.414.485.5521.03716433.480.138.276.45612.1212.121.000.000.0033.33
2000Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cha-of2114527153027006920100.288.377.462.83924561.310.174.288.3689.8414.751.503.2826.0033.33
2000Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha30of21622350103003800101.227.308.318.6267126.333.091.227.28211.5430.772.670.000.0020.00
2000Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         2710313327121800132120201.311.392.456.8484710120.366.145.272.37410.8317.501.621.6751.5031.25
2001Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha24of2213351595152271279854671581005113.295.384.509.89326255597.373.214.346.38311.2226.472.364.5219.0736.18
2002Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cha-of2323100000006000000.000.667.000.667009.000.0002.000.46966.670.000.000.000.000.00
2002Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha30of231174386211935220592449139402211.272.349.498.84721857493.352.226.333.3649.9428.192.844.0621.9047.90
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1194416311935220592455139402211.270.355.494.84921857502.349.224.345.36610.9627.692.533.9822.0547.90
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25lf2316365800250011400000.222.243.389.63214237.300.167.194.2732.7037.8414.005.4118.0025.00
2003Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha25of241144356211020213532427103802114.253.307.398.70517335472.302.145.202.3085.7221.823.812.7533.4631.82
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25cf2416495910150151800300.184.246.265.51113257.242.081.163.2288.7731.583.601.7549.0022.22
2004Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-of25823014480210164843306820318.266.333.495.82814937336.291.229.332.3538.9320.242.274.7618.8146.25
2004Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25rf256320126354192010195711014.174.249.338.5876814222.193.164.264.2578.5625.683.004.0522.3340.00
2005Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-of261344946913020029676450143411419.263.335.480.81523749550.313.217.322.3509.0926.002.865.2717.0337.69
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25rf-dh26712052000010400000.417.417.5831.0007212.625.166.083.4310.0033.330.000.000.0040.00
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBsea17cf2769320000010300000.222.222.222.444209.333.000-.111.1980.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo21rf27108230305371102802286630035.230.322.400.7229218261.279.170.283.31410.7325.292.363.8323.0033.96
2006Totals for MLB-MLB         114239335571102803286930035.230.319.393.7129418270.281.163.268.31010.3725.562.463.7023.9032.73
2007Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAflo24of28227619273082812151200232.355.452.7111.163541193.328.356.539.47416.1312.900.808.609.5040.74
2007Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo21rf288517920359041940216020034.196.287.313.6005613202.270.117.257.26810.4029.702.861.9844.7537.14
2008Richmond BravesILAAAatl24of293311716325241232132900021.274.346.453.7995311130.333.179.299.34510.0022.312.233.0829.2534.38
2009Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl17lf3012425510150061410004.119.245.214.4599249.148.095.238.22312.2428.572.332.0442.0040.00
2009Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn46lf308430448762031450011879202011.250.294.474.76814437326.291.224.280.3295.5224.234.394.2921.7148.68
2009Totals for AAA-AAA         9634653812131555012493302015.234.288.442.73015339375.275.208.275.3156.4024.803.884.0023.0748.15
2010Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn46rf31125422641112651764234510550178.263.340.469.80919848473.312.206.310.3509.5122.202.333.5924.8243.24
2011Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd--3224968225031411112700104.229.306.375.681368108.284.146.260.30310.1925.002.452.7832.0036.36
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter3017168914723226775574222613713.205.284.352.63625251800.257.147.250.0009.2527.753.003.2527.5434.69
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter8853250498874185161515022527339871381202192.269.343.475.81815443523648.322.206.310.0009.2923.882.574.1421.5240.27
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter7232629389690151141223862023253692261132078.262.332.470.80212352872922.311.208.302.0008.6623.682.744.1821.5541.59
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter139537981572722710154701661006114.292.380.501.88126956623.371.209.341.00011.2426.652.374.3319.8935.67
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter165581530270012920100.273.414.436.85024570.289.163.382.00017.1412.860.752.8627.5033.33
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7293124008004400000.414.485.5521.03716433.480.138.276.00012.1212.121.000.000.0033.33
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter24968225031411112700104.229.306.375.681368108.284.146.260.00010.1925.002.452.7832.0036.36
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter186705170244474401871491111532116013.346.446.5941.04041991844.394.248.413.00013.1518.131.384.7417.6337.30
Florida Marlins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter19340950881611447424912650069.215.307.362.66914831463.275.147.271.00010.5827.212.573.0229.2135.23
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter102298365771123012259311314.191.254.342.59610220328.230.151.232.0007.6228.353.723.6624.8335.09
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter69320000010300000.222.222.222.444209.333.000-.111.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16238548791211441334011931247.205.284.352.63613627431.257.147.250.0009.2527.753.003.2527.5434.69
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625959116034328925562159704417.269.343.475.81828364668.322.206.310.0009.2923.882.574.1421.5240.27

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2000Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha21OF13--174--21211.0001.62------1492.99.4
2000Birmingham Barons SouAAcha21OF6--611-87.8751.17------6100.04.3
2001Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22OF133--31610123338326.9642.45------133100.095.0
2002Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha23OF2--3---331.0001.50------2100.01.4
2002Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha23OF116--2901232305302.9902.60------11799.181.1
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23LF10-3912---12121.0001.200.31-----1662.56.2
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23CF5-388---881.0001.600.21-----1631.33.1
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23RF3-121---111.0000.330.08-----1618.81.9
2003Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha24OF114--316952330325.9852.85------114100.079.2
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24CF161513332---32321.0002.000.24-----16100.09.9
2004Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha25OF77--188541197193.9802.51------8293.954.2
2004Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25RF54524609943-106103.9721.910.22-----6385.733.3
2004Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25DH3---------------634.81.9
2004Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25CF2-52---221.0001.000.40-----633.21.2
2005Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha26OF123--261131265262.9892.13------13491.885.4
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26DH2---------------728.61.2
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26RF2-73---331.0001.500.43-----728.61.2
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo27RF5436321805218785.9771.570.26-----10850.033.3
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo27LF15977171--18181.0001.200.23-----10813.99.3
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27CF321641--551.0001.670.31-----650.01.9
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo27DH22--------------1081.91.2
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo271B1-22--1221.0002.001.00-----1080.90.6
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27DH1---------------616.70.6
2007Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo28OF19--3011-3231.9691.63------2286.413.4
2007Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo28RF3431277781118079.9882.320.29-----8540.021.0
2007Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo28LF1466815-1-1615.9381.070.22-----8516.58.6
2008Richmond Braves ILAAAatl29OF30--5122-5553.9641.77------3390.921.3
2009Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn30LF29--5611-5857.9831.97------8434.520.1
2009Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn30RF11--242--26261.0002.36------8413.17.6
2009Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl30LF7--82-110101.0001.43------1258.34.9
2009Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn30CF1---------------841.20.7
2010Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn31RF65--9626-10498.9421.51------12552.045.1
2010Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn31LF27--3931-4342.9771.56------12521.618.8
MLB Totals for RF - 5 season(s)-   RF14711910772611062277271.9781.840.25-----1470.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF39151844411-4645.9781.150.24-----390.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 4 season(s)-   CF2617192461--47471.0001.810.24-----260.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH82--------------80.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1-22--1221.0002.001.00-----10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF479--11363018611841166.9852.43------4790.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF76--12046-130124.9541.63------760.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF63--103621111109.9821.73------630.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF139--32211133346333.9622.40------1390.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF15--204--24241.0001.60------150.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2000Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha21---------13-
2000Birmingham Barons SouAAcha21---------6-
2001Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22---------133-
2002Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha23---------2-
2002Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha23---------116-
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23------1053--
2003Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha24---------114-
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24-------16---
2004Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha25---------77-
2004Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25-------254-3
2005Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha26---------123-
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26--------2-2
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo27--1---15-54-2
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27-------3--1
2007Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo28---------19-
2007Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo28------14-34--
2008Richmond Braves ILAAAatl29---------30-
2009Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn30------29111--
2009Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl30------7----
2010Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn31------27-65--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor21196151330130041710115.213.269.311.58019467.273.098.1645.9725.374.251.4961.0030.77
2001Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor22165491121151161120001.204.306.333.63918462.238.129.2419.6817.741.831.6154.0036.36
2006Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2725651018204142131900101.277.304.492.79632669.326.215.2774.3527.546.335.8016.2533.33
2007Florida MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28225381560171191600100.283.381.453.83424763.378.170.34014.2925.401.781.5953.0046.67
2008Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB292541813810120031000101.317.356.561.91723945.406.244.3176.6722.223.330.000.0069.23
2009Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3022011000000000000.500.5001.0001.500212.500.500.5000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
2010San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3122000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs351151424512811102830116.209.287.322.609378129.256.113.2007.7521.712.801.5557.5033.33
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs76163264717153332154500302.288.343.497.8408123181.362.209.3078.2924.863.002.7632.6048.94

Awards [7]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
19981st Team College Freshman All-American (DH)1
1999Pac-10 Conference All-Conference (OF)1
20002nd Team College All-American (OF) ... College World Series All-Tournament Team (OF) ... CWS Regionals Most Outstanding Player (Palo Alto) ... Pac-10 Conference All-Conference (OF)4
2001Southern League All-Star (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2006-05-03Claimed off waivers by Marlins from Mariners 
2006-03-20TradeTraded by White Sox to Mariners for Matt Thornton 
2000-08-08Contractsigned 
* 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
2000Chicago White Sox-215,300,000-------5,300,000Signing Bonus out of 2000 Draft (1st round - 12th overall)
2002Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll23200,000-75733-2,011,045200,0005,500,000
2003Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll24300,000-70335-2,163,527300,0005,800,000
2004Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll25300,000-75537-2,070,100300,0006,100,000
2005Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll26300,000-79433-2,189,055300,0006,400,000
2006Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll27331,000-70027132,365,072327,0006,731,000
2006Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll27331,000-7009132,365,072327,0006,731,000
2007Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll28380,000-73720-2,459,737380,0007,111,000
* 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