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Current Status
Free Agent since 2014-07-19 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Kensuke Tanaka
Stat Years
2000-2019  [mlb] 2013-2013
Height/Weight
5-10 / 163
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
2B (104) ... LF (39)
Draft Position
2B-LF
Born Date/Place
1981-05-20 in Fukuoka, Japan   [40.197]
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the San Francisco Giants in 2013
Bonus
Signing Scouts
John Cox
MLB Debut
2013-07-09 - Boxscore  (Age: 32.050)
Service Time
0.021 (2013)
Organizations
SFN [1] TEX [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 53809 ... retro id: tanak001 ... mlbam id: 547887
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2000Nippon---Intl----192b-lf---155010000000200000.200.200.200.400510.000.000.3330.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    2001Nippon---Intl----202b-lf---256991214113902132803100.141.239.263.502116265.232.122.15911.2124.142.1533.02.5935.7
    2002Nippon---Intl---3212b-lf---3601581840740103293619002.253.298.348.6461775511.158.095.3285.0820.344.000.00.0027.5
    2003Nippon---Intl---3222b-lf---4521021022411161163022200.216.268.304.572114316.147.088.2885.2626.325.00102.00.8827.3
    2004Nippon---Intl----232b-lf---521404133217102710001.325.372.575.94743236.000.250.0004.6516.283.5040.02.3346.2
    2006Nippon---Intl----252b-lf---6125376681131067422173060634403.301.358.415.77345015623.231.114.3396.6713.332.0053.71.5620.4
    2007Nippon Ham Fighters---Intl----262b-lf---714452666134247331271443107958212.255.321.344.66563818134.196.089.3136.7416.772.49175.30.4725.4
    2008Nippon Ham Fighters---Intl----272b-lf---814453689159329116321062801126324.297.379.451.83063824252.310.154.3309.7212.541.2948.71.7232.7
    2009Nippon Fighters---Intl----282b-lf---914457593163344349311179105517440.283.373.372.74568021441.261.089.34011.6215.441.33191.70.4425.1
    2010Nippon Fighters---Intl----292b-lf---10143576881932445543410726627546.335.408.417.82566224033.248.082.36910.889.970.92115.20.7617.1
    2011Hiroshima Toyo Carp---Intl----302b-lf---114920025586111083172102101.290.344.345.689220698.165.055.3187.739.551.24200.00.4513.8
    2012Nippon Fighters---Intl----312b-lf---1211445749137143332139353628322.300.350.363.71350516620.149.063.3186.937.131.03152.30.5914.6
    2013Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn2322b-lf---13107343541131431322210423635726.329.400.397.79740013618.224.068.35810.509.000.86343.00.2515.9
    2013San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3732lfL-S-E-P131530480002204300000.267.353.267.6203480.200.000.29611.768.820.750.00.000.0
    2014Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex8332b---1462213295582427122272811307.258.340.371.7112457914.286.113.27711.0211.431.0453.21.6325.5
    2015Nippon Fighters---Intl----342b-lf---151345326215120246693575815109.284.354.352.70659618726.186.068.3129.569.731.02133.00.6717.2
    2016Nippon Fighters---Intl----352b-lf---1614354161147141253228695693434.272.361.312.67362616917.194.040.29811.028.950.81270.50.3211.6
    2017Nippon Fighters---Intl----362b-lf---17107314227961218114353600014.252.327.296.623349939.178.044.27910.0310.321.03157.00.5711.4
    2018Nippon Fighters---Intl----372b-lf---18671051231300801181401010.295.398.324.722124343.190.029.34114.5211.290.780.00.009.7
    2019Nippon Fighters---Intl----382b-lf---198915315396211600141702113.255.315.340.655170529.176.085.2798.2410.001.21153.00.5923.1
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)1530480002204300000.267.353.267.6203480.200.000.29611.768.820.750.00.000.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)1530480002204300000.267.353.267.6203480.200.000.29611.768.820.750.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals16955683168225559341269644610213.302.377.387.76464521532.248.085.32810.709.920.93111.20.7819.0
    Minor: Intl Totals15975295694149420848474842027556175949177311941.282.354.366.72061131939303.214.084.3209.1812.421.35112.70.7720.3
    Minor: AAA Totals16955683168225559341269644610213.302.377.387.76464521532.248.085.32810.709.920.93111.20.7819.0
    San Francisco Giants Totals (1 yrs)1530480002204300000.267.353.267.6203480.200.000.29611.768.820.750.00.000.0
    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 Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics 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
    2013Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAA322B5500.0911331528239224.9374.100.0038.551.41
    2013Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAA32LF3000.0524105756.9821.900.0021.028.04
    2013SF GiantsNLMLB32LF9755.06000661.0000.700.115.660.07
    2014Round Rock ExpressPCLAAA332B4900.070130634206200.9714.100.0034.079.01
    MLB Totals - (LF)9755600011.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (2B)10400161263216214.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (LF)30005241012.0000.000.00---------
    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
    2013MLB------9----
    2013Minor---55--30----
    2014Minor---49-------
    Totals---104--39----