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Fernando CortezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 2001-2011 MLB Years: 2005-2007
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League

Positions2B-612, 3B-155, SS-127, OF-29, 1B-29, LF-11, RF-4Position when DraftedIFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFernando Cortez Jr.
Height6-1Weight170BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 10,1981 [37.121]PlaceStockton,California
High SchoolHelix Charter (La Mesa,CA)
CollegeGrossmont College (El Cajon,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Tampa Bay Rays [Team Picks] in the 9th round (259th overall) of the 2001 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$75,000Signing ScoutsCraig Weissmann
MLB DebutJuly 5,2005 [23.329]
OrganizationsTBA [7] CHA [2] KCA [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID4978Retrosheet IDcortf001MLBAM ID448327
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed76Power26Contact80XBH23RBIs38Runs43Hitting67Durability63Team.440Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001Grossmont CollegeCollegeFrif1944191428217374483141300000.429.468.6601.12812627205.439.231.330.4806.836.340.933.4127.2932.93
2001Hudson Valley RenegadesNYPLA-tba23b1955234366514312563152633215.278.327.376.7038818257.306.098.175.3075.8410.121.730.39234.0027.69
2002Charleston (sc) RiverDogsSALAtba222b20127475601271452493716415942609.267.327.331.65815721528.298.064.194.2967.7711.171.440.38237.5016.54
2003Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+tba22b2110238453108190153329416122927.281.346.339.68513020438.323.058.224.3079.3613.931.490.23384.0018.52
2003Orlando RaysSouAAtba-2b2130114153631161232201002.316.333.386.719445118.385.070.088.3172.5418.647.330.85114.0013.89
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         132498681442212593311448323929.289.344.349.69317425556.336.060.193.3097.9114.931.890.36249.0017.36
2004Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba32b22943595110320533077326016213.287.345.396.74114228400.336.109.198.3268.0015.001.880.75119.6727.18
2005Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba32b23552193973114023123154221303.333.377.420.7979215240.406.087.196.3506.2517.502.800.000.0020.55
2005Durham BullsILAAAtba-2b2358238265482226131103833106.227.266.303.5697212255.261.076.168.2533.9214.903.800.78119.0022.22
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11345765127196249254258054409.278.320.359.67916427495.330.081.182.3005.0516.163.200.40228.5021.26
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba22b-ss23813010001001300000.077.143.077.2201014.100.000.077.1147.1421.433.000.000.000.00
2006Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca42b246725829636201356123013008.244.280.283.563738274.276.039.081.2544.3810.952.500.000.0012.70
2006Durham BullsILAAAtba12b24602032145620783113712007.222.265.271.536558217.271.049.128.2425.0717.053.360.000.0017.78
2006Totals for AAA-AAA         127461501081240201392367250015.234.274.278.55212816491.274.044.102.2484.6813.652.910.000.0014.81
2007Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca122b-3b25823044088151424121254218216.289.343.385.72811720340.323.096.214.3247.3512.351.681.1876.0022.73
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca302b25814341001001001000.286.333.357.6905116.286.071.143.3106.250.000.000.000.0025.00
2008Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha2ss261043552793122435105163326209.262.296.341.63712118381.278.079.138.2844.208.662.061.0588.7519.35
2009Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba263b2711544241108116546135345521137.244.301.330.63114622480.269.086.181.2817.0811.461.621.0488.4020.37
2010Newark BearsAtlInd-25283512817404031450111811004.313.371.414.785537141.346.101.227.3527.8012.771.642.1342.6717.50
2010Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha20ss-3b28239273590011525401002.380.412.478.89044998.398.098.185.3945.104.080.800.000.0025.71
2010Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha122b284817023476211513141803106.276.330.353.683609188.303.077.147.3077.459.571.290.53170.0019.15
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         71262308215212665192204108.313.358.397.75510418286.338.084.160.3376.647.691.160.35262.0021.95
2011Somerset PatriotsAtlInd-229113431531251734421853341223014.290.341.371.71216024471.311.081.188.3187.018.701.240.85107.7519.20
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1627351002002301000.185.241.222.4636130.208.037.111.0006.6710.001.500.000.0020.00
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter102038474681045154352436316266274527224229880.272.321.349.67013412134214.307.077.173.0006.5012.511.920.57160.2920.38
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter41915281663905311111204919881988256142.255.298.326.624498751655.286.071.148.0005.3211.962.250.66138.9119.23
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter3171226153355541691163819891835106417.290.339.382.721468791336.333.092.180.0006.6613.702.060.67136.2222.25
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10238453108190153329416122927.281.346.339.68513020438.323.058.224.0009.3613.931.490.23384.0018.52
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter127475601271452493716415942609.267.327.331.65815721528.298.064.194.0007.7711.171.440.38237.5016.54
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter55234366514312563152633215.278.327.376.7038818257.306.098.175.0005.8410.121.730.39234.0027.69
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter148559701652137562354459333018.295.348.381.72921331612.319.086.197.0007.199.641.341.1479.8618.79
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter44191428217374483141300000.429.468.6601.12812627205.439.231.330.0006.836.340.933.4127.2932.93
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter814341001001001000.286.333.357.6905116.286.071.143.0006.250.000.000.000.0025.00
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter813010001001300000.077.143.077.2201014.100.000.077.0007.1421.433.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622733051100020002030010000.185.241.222.4636110304.208.037.111.0006.6710.001.500.000.0020.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626117416624645826104484375113.272.321.349.67021334669.307.077.173.0006.5012.511.920.57160.2920.38

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2001Hudson Valley Renegades NYPLA-tba193B54--401342216196174.8883.22------5598.271.1
2002Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtba202B112--2243271862569551.9684.92------12788.282.4
2002Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtba20SS13--2236165958.9834.46------12710.29.6
2002Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtba203B1---1--111.0001.00------1270.80.7
2003Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tba212B100--2342352259491469.9554.69------10298.071.4
2003Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tba21SS3--361-109.9003.00------1022.92.1
2003Orlando Rays SouAAtba212B28--376748108104.9633.71------3093.320.4
2004Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba222B94--1962191038425415.9764.41------94100.067.1
2005Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba232B36--64108618178172.9664.78------5565.526.3
2005Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba23SS17--2352197675.9874.41------5530.912.4
2005Durham Bulls ILAAAtba232B57--1241601133295284.9634.98------5898.339.6
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba232B3323-3--331.0001.000.13-----837.51.9
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba23SS2-312--331.0001.501.00-----825.01.2
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba233B1-1-------------812.50.6
2006Durham Bulls ILAAAtba242B48--91151636248242.9765.04------6080.033.8
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca242B36--81114429199195.9805.42------6753.725.0
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca241B12--1085116114113.9919.42------6717.98.3
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca243B11--7143-2421.8751.91------6716.47.6
2006Durham Bulls ILAAAtba243B10--723323330.9093.00------6016.77.0
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca24OF5--10---10101.0002.00------677.53.5
2006Durham Bulls ILAAAtba241B3--63--991.0003.00------605.02.1
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca24SS1--1-1-21.5001.00------671.50.7
2007Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca252B46--94142538241236.9795.13------8256.131.9
2007Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca253B25--2046376966.9572.64------8230.517.4
2007Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca25OF7--19-1-2019.9502.71------828.54.9
2007Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca251B5--343-437371.0007.40------826.13.5
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca252B63331211142423.9583.830.70-----875.03.7
2008Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha26SS73--1272061548348333.9574.56------10470.251.8
2008Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha26OF17--26-1-2726.9631.53------10416.312.1
2008Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha263B9--6131-2019.9502.11------1048.76.4
2008Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha262B8--1524154039.9754.88------1047.75.7
2008Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha261B1--1---111.0001.00------1041.00.7
2009Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba273B33--3448648882.9322.48------11528.723.7
2009Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba27LF11--182--20201.0001.82------1159.67.9
2009Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba271B6--433264846.9587.67------1155.24.3
2009Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba27RF3--6---661.0002.00------1152.62.2
2009Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba27SS3--78131615.9385.00------1152.62.2
2009Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba272B1--26-1881.0008.00------1150.90.7
2010Birmingham Barons SouAAcha28SS13--20403106360.9524.62------2356.59.3
2010Birmingham Barons SouAAcha283B10--716122423.9582.30------2343.57.1
2010Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha282B37--67861021163153.9394.14------4877.125.7
2010Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha281B2--171111918.9479.00------484.21.4
2010Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha28SS2--421-76.8573.00------484.21.4
2010Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha283B1--1-1-21.5001.00------482.10.7
2010Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha28RF1--1---111.0001.00------482.10.7
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B96561214142726.9632.890.46-----90.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2-312--331.0001.501.00-----20.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1-1-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B232--4726773716211861149.9694.95------2320.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS76--1322081748357340.9524.47------760.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B56--4196119148137.9262.45------560.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF29--55-2-5755.9651.90------290.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B23--16612221180178.9897.74------230.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B159--2994002065719699.9724.40------1590.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B43--416476112105.9382.44------430.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS33--50100522155150.9684.55------330.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF11--182--20201.0001.82------110.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B6--433264846.9587.67------60.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF3--6---661.0002.00------30.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B100--2342352259491469.9554.69------1000.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS3--361-109.9003.00------30.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B112--2243271862569551.9684.92------1120.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS13--2236165958.9834.46------130.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B54--401342216196174.8883.22------540.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2001Hudson Valley Renegades NYPLA-tba19-----54-----
2002Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtba20---112131-----
2003Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tba21---1003------
2003Orlando Rays SouAAtba21---28-------
2004Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba22---94-------
2005Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba23---3617------
2005Durham Bulls ILAAAtba23---57-------
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba23---321-----
2006Durham Bulls ILAAAtba24--348-10-----
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca24--1236111---5-
2007Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca25--546-25---7-
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25---6-------
2008Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha26--18739---17-
2009Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba27--6133311-3--
2010Birmingham Barons SouAAcha28----1310-----
2010Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha28--23721--1--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Surprise RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor24227810262008536800000.333.381.359.74028284.371.026.1287.149.521.330.000.007.69
2006Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB241612230000012300000.250.357.250.6073014.333.000.08314.2921.431.500.000.000.00
2007Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2524286121006214400001.429.500.464.96413132.500.035.21412.5012.501.000.000.008.33
2008Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2643000001000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs227810262008536800000.333.381.359.74028284.371.026.1287.149.521.330.000.007.69
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs44438151007226800001.349.429.372.80116149.429.023.16312.2416.331.330.000.006.67

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2001-06-12Contractsigned 
* 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
2001Tampa Bay Rays-1975,000-------75,000Signing Bonus out of 2001 Draft (9th round - 259th overall)
2005Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll23300,000-79432-2,189,055300,000375,000
2007Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll25380,000-73731-2,459,737380,000755,000
* 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