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Dan CortesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2014 MLB Years: 2010-2011
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-228Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDaniel Adam Cortes
Height6-5Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 4,1987 [31.166]PlacePomona,California
High SchoolGarey (Pomona,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 7th round (215th overall) of the 2005 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$115,000Signing ScoutsJoe ButlerDanny OntiverosService Time0.096 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2008-MLB-#57 ... 2008-KCA-#2 ... 2009-MLB-#90 ... 2009-KCA-#3 ... 2010-SEA-#9 ... 2011-SEA-#10
MLB DebutSeptember 24,2010 [23.204]
OrganizationsKCA [4] SEA [3] CHA [2] ARI [1] SDN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID54323Retrosheet IDcortd002MLBAM ID451135
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (66.10%) -- Slider (19.66%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (14.24%)
Fastball Velocity [2011] - 94.45 - [2010] - 96.44
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts68Walks27Hittable49SO/BB38vsPower49Hitting0Durability61Team.476Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2005Bristol White SoxAppRkcha-S/R18145.171578003038.0442322213383001.4910.330.473.058.922.92.200-
2006Burlington BeesMidwAkca-ST19126.69770000035.0402726717302001.6310.291.804.377.711.76.333-
2006Kannapolis IntimidatorsSALAcha22ST19394.01201910000107.210961486389612001.379.110.503.188.022.53.250-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorA--ST04114.67272610000142.21498874135512614001.439.400.823.477.952.29.267-
2007Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca28ST20883.07242400000123.0102504274512011001.207.460.513.298.782.67.500-
2008Northwest Arkansas NaturaTexAAkca28ST211043.78232300000116.2103514913551093001.357.951.004.248.411.98.714-
2009Northwest Arkansas NaturaTexAAkca28ST22663.9216151000080.0774335350576001.588.630.345.606.391.14.500-
2009West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAsea3ST22154.9410100000054.2513330435556001.578.400.665.769.051.57.167-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorA--ST07114.33262510000134.1128766578511212001.588.530.475.677.471.32.389-
2010West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAsea44S/R23645.2725169007183.27754494538519001.558.280.435.709.141.60.600-
2010Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea33Rel23124.97909007112.2138714132001.349.240.712.849.243.25.333-
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorA--S/R0765.233416180014295.09062565579821001.538.410.475.339.161.72.538-
2010Seattle MarinersALMLBsea57Rel23013.3840400205.03320362001.135.06--5.0610.132.00.0002.52
2011Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea31Rel24125.08320320017339.0432522329469001.859.920.696.6910.621.59.333-
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea57Rel24025.9110010003010.213771631011.7810.970.845.062.530.50.0005.65
2013Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+sdn-Rel26205.8620020007127.2292418620235001.779.431.956.517.481.151.000-
2013Mobile BayBearsSouAAari-Rel260116.201001000408.0121515414112003.1212.964.3215.1211.880.79.000-
2013Tucson PadresPCLAAAsdn17Rel26000.0030300104.02000010000.504.50----2.250.00--
2013Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorA--Rel0217.43330330012139.14339331034357001.939.682.257.657.881.03.667-
2014York RevolutionAtlInd-Rel270113.5080800406.211101001122003.3014.85--14.852.700.18.000-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter035.0614014005015.1161091993011.569.000.565.065.061.00.0001.56
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter40474.472141219300466727.07024143636037368480001.478.640.744.598.421.83.460-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter244.69440440025455.25833294336011001.639.380.655.349.701.82.333-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter23204.6684642000111341.23201961782820731736001.538.380.735.428.301.53.535-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1083.584424200071150.21317460136514316001.307.830.783.888.542.20.556-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4114.67272610000142.21498874135512614001.439.400.823.477.952.29.267-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter145.171578003038.0442322213383001.4910.330.473.058.922.92.200-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0113.5080800406.211101001122003.3014.85--14.852.700.18.000-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter035.0614014005015.1161091993011.569.000.565.065.061.00.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0415.06193019300690220.022013812414124124410141.569.000.565.065.061.00.0001.56
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12144.4764362800142220.02111251091811220624001.478.640.744.598.421.83.462-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2005Bristol White Sox AppRkcha18P15--17--881.0000.53------15100.022.7
2006Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha19P20--416212220.9091.00------20100.014.7
2006Burlington Bees MidwAkca19P7--141-65.8330.71------7100.05.1
2007Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca20P24--6141-2120.9520.83------24100.017.5
2008Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca21P23--74--11111.0000.48------23100.016.4
2009Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca22P16--1651127.5830.44------16100.011.4
2009West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAsea22P10--641-1110.9091.00------10100.07.1
2010West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAsea23P25--671-1413.9290.52------25100.017.6
2010Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea23P9--11--221.0000.22------9100.06.3
2010Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23P4-51---111.0000.250.20-----4100.02.5
2011Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea24P32--131-54.8000.13------32100.022.2
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24P10-1022--441.0000.400.40-----10100.06.2
2013Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn26P20--1---111.0000.05------20100.014.3
2013Mobile BayBears SouAAari26P10---------------10100.07.2
2013Tucson Padres PCLAAAsdn26P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.1
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P14-1532--551.0000.360.33-----140.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P44--251-87.8750.16------440.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P84--2021714841.8540.49------840.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P44--7141-2221.9550.48------440.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--520312825.8930.93------270.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--17--881.0000.53------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2005Bristol White Sox AppRkcha1815----------
2006Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha1920----------
2006Burlington Bees MidwAkca197----------
2007Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca2024----------
2008Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca2123----------
2009Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca2216----------
2009West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAsea2210----------
2010West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAsea2325----------
2010Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea239----------
2010Seattle MarinersALMLBsea234----------
2011Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea2432----------
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2410----------
2013Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn2620----------
2013Mobile BayBears SouAAari2610----------
2013Tucson Padres PCLAAAsdn263----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2008Surprise RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor21037.33880000027.037232241526001.9312.331.335.008.671.737.67.000
2009Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB22000.0000000002.0200000001.009.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2011Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB24004.5040400104.0322053102.006.750.0011.256.750.604.50.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs037.33880000027.037232241526001.9312.331.335.008.671.737.67.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs003.0040400106.0522053101.677.500.007.504.500.603.00.000

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2008Texas League All-Star (SP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-04-14PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency27.041  
2013-07-05PSan Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)26.123Team Roster on 2013-07-05
2013-06-07PSan Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract26.095Team Roster on 2013-06-07
2013-06-02PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Diamondbacks26.090  
2013-04-07PArizona DiamondbacksMobile (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Mobile (AA)26.034Team Roster on 2013-04-07
2013-03-16PArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract26.012Team Roster on 2013-03-16
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-12-21ContractSigned by Nationals 
2011-12-12Free AgentGranted free agency 
2011-09-08InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-08-24InjuredDisabled -- Bruised Left Ankle 
2009-07-10TradeTraded by Royals with Derrick Saito to Mariners for Yuniesky Betancourt 
2006-07-24TradeTraded by White Sox with Tyler Lumsden to Royals for Mike MacDougal. 
* 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
2005Chicago White Sox-18115,000-------115,000Signing Bonus out of 2005 Draft (7th round - 215th overall)
2010Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll23400,000-75743-2,812,412400,000515,000
2011Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll24414,0000.09678937-2,722,607414,000929,000
* 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