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Hector GimenezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2016 MLB Years: 2006-2013
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PositionsC-704, 1B-104, LF-32, 3B-31, RF-1, DH-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameHector Eliner Gimenez
Height5-10Weight180BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 28,1982 [35.269]PlaceSan Felipe,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1999 by the Houston Astros.
Signing ScoutsAndres ReinerService Time2.050 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2003-HOU-#8 ... 2004-HOU-#6
MLB DebutSeptember 25,2006 [23.362]
OrganizationsHOU [5] CHA [3] PIT [2] LAN [1] MIL [1] TBA [1] TOR [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID5440Retrosheet IDgimeh001MLBAM ID430591
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002Lexington LegendsSALAhou37c19852974178161114223257801014.263.320.434.75412928323.322.171.253.3287.7424.153.123.4127.0035.90
2003Salem AvalancheCaroA+hou23c20109381419417175420297541417.247.304.352.65613425419.287.105.186.2906.9217.902.591.6754.4326.60
2004Round Rock ExpressTexAAhou18c2197331388116364520186423503.245.284.366.65012125359.282.121.181.2825.0117.833.561.6755.1730.86
2005Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou18c2212145447124191125823328827328.273.322.399.72118132498.314.126.194.3156.4317.672.752.4137.8325.81
2006Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou23c237627531758083723244210233.273.331.389.72010716302.295.116.200.3147.9513.911.752.6534.3821.33
2006Houston AstrosNLMLBhou562322000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2008Vero Beach Devil RaysFSLA+tba-c253813411262142100153201215.194.272.313.585427152.220.119.231.2619.8721.052.132.6333.5026.92
2008Durham BullsILAAAtba7c25431461133822160083611113.226.269.349.6185112157.284.123.178.2705.1022.934.501.2773.0036.36
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         81280225910363700236812328.211.270.332.6029319309.254.121.204.2657.4422.012.961.9446.6732.20
2009Altoona CurveEastAApit233b-c26411331638616182162201101.286.314.481.7956413141.302.195.248.3424.2615.603.674.2622.1734.21
2009Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit133b-1b2648168164512022001133501116.268.319.375.6946314183.326.107.179.3067.1019.132.691.0984.0031.11
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         89301328318183822195702217.276.317.422.73912727324.315.146.209.3225.8617.593.002.4737.6332.53
2010Altoona CurveEastAApit23c279433849103290167261467211679.305.384.533.91718045392.340.228.379.39111.7318.371.574.0821.1343.69
2011Chattanooga TwinsSouAAlan301b-c28662314466210115400234610506.286.346.519.86512032260.307.233.333.3718.8517.692.004.2321.0048.48
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan9c2847010000000300000.143.143.143.286107.250.000.000.1270.0042.860.000.000.000.00
2012Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha23c29993755097222145721378904206.259.324.440.76416538418.303.181.283.3328.8521.292.413.3526.7939.18
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38c29511150001000300000.455.455.455.9105011.625.000.000.4020.0027.270.000.000.000.00
2013Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha38c30517451102004501000.294.429.471.9008222.417.177.412.39618.1822.731.250.000.0040.00
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38c302668813402100072220311.191.275.338.61323680.234.147.250.2678.7527.503.142.5034.0046.15
2014Huntsville StarsSouAAmil23lf314014816371108290083410205.250.289.486.7757219159.269.236.291.3365.0321.384.255.0318.5051.35
2014New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAtor16c31135161230250021400010.235.264.412.67621553.286.177.216.2893.7726.427.003.7725.5041.67
2014Totals for AA-AA         531992249140103400104810215.246.283.467.7509324212.273.221.271.3254.7222.644.804.7219.9048.98
2014Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha23c3116555610140091400001.109.234.182.41610264.125.073.236.20614.0621.881.561.5655.0033.33
2014Buffalo BisonsILAAAtor9c3137120001002000100.286.400.286.6862010.250.000.286.31620.000.000.000.000.000.00
2014Totals for IL-IL         196268101500111400101.129.257.194.45112274.146.065.242.22114.8618.921.271.3562.0025.00
2014Minor Totals (4 teams)Minor         722612857150113900216210316.218.276.402.67810526286.241.184.264.2987.3421.682.953.8523.7345.61
2015Yucatan LeonesMexAAA-3210539966120270207701357922533.301.356.519.87520747443.328.218.303.3727.9017.832.264.5119.9539.17
2016Yucatan LeonesMexAAA-3310136951952301046113373303710.257.321.401.72214833408.294.144.233.3078.0917.892.212.4536.9034.74
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3788919402110072920311.216.280.330.610296100.283.114.193.0007.0029.004.142.0044.0031.58
Minor League Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1200430954411372421314065821153698981824432880.264.322.424.74618253954763.301.160.247.0007.7518.852.432.9430.7834.74
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter49618112354781025572605716537379151532.264.325.420.7457611642007.302.156.246.0008.2218.582.262.8431.7734.31
AA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter4721686216461105561281125135340712221032.273.326.450.7767591711862.306.177.261.0007.2518.262.523.2827.6437.09
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1475155212019211752044107426212.233.295.342.63717632571.270.109.198.0007.7118.742.431.9346.8226.67
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter852974178161114223257801014.263.320.434.75412928323.322.171.253.0007.7424.153.123.4127.0035.90
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3179918402110072520311.228.297.354.65128691.291.126.215.0007.6927.473.572.2039.5033.33
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter47010000000300000.143.143.143.286107.250.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter22000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16238539831809480031127901344.216.280.330.61012726438.283.114.193.0007.0029.004.142.0044.0031.58
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625827315333219893250121236411.264.322.424.74624653643.301.160.247.0007.7518.852.432.9430.7834.74

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2002Lexington Legends SALAhou19C85--6656756737732.9938.61-----1985100.060.7
2003Salem Avalanche CaroA+hou20C101--5747767657651.9916.45-----1910992.786.3
2004Round Rock Express TexAAhou21C91--6935282753745.9898.19-----109793.865.0
2004Round Rock Express TexAAhou213B1--1---111.0001.00------971.00.7
2005Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou22C87--6407573722715.9908.22------12171.962.1
2005Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou221B15--1265116132131.9928.73------12112.410.7
2006Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou23C62--3843254421416.9886.71-----87681.643.1
2006Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou231B12--835-688881.0007.33------7615.88.3
2008Vero Beach Devil Rays FSLA+tba25C9--6252-6967.9717.44------3823.76.7
2008Durham Bulls ILAAAtba25C26--1841872209202.9677.77-----24360.518.1
2008Durham Bulls ILAAAtba251B1--1---111.0001.00------432.30.7
2009Altoona Curve EastAApit263B17--1036224846.9582.71------4141.512.0
2009Altoona Curve EastAApit26C17--961213109108.9916.35-16866.7-4141.512.0
2009Altoona Curve EastAApit261B2--23-122423.95811.50------414.91.4
2009Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit263B12--5183-2623.8851.92------4825.08.4
2009Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit261B10--633196766.9856.60------4820.87.0
2009Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit26C6--391-140401.0006.67-6185.714812.54.2
2009Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit26LF3--4---441.0001.33------486.32.1
2010Altoona Curve EastAApit27C92--70164101775765.9878.32-693665.7109497.964.8
2010Altoona Curve EastAApit271B2--121-113131.0006.50------942.11.4
2011Chattanooga Twins SouAAlan281B31--18213324198195.9856.29------6647.022.3
2011Chattanooga Twins SouAAlan28C24--1571111169168.9947.00-17965.416636.417.3
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28C1198---881.0008.000.891-100.0-425.00.6
2012Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha29C47--3392765372366.9847.79-292256.949947.532.6
2012Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha291B20--17311118185184.9959.20------9920.213.9
2012Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha293B1---2--221.0002.00------991.00.7
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29C311316---16161.0005.331.23-----560.01.9
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29LF1-1-------------520.00.6
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29DH1---------------520.00.6
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29RF1-11---111.0001.001.00-----520.00.6
2013Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha30C5--3921-4241.9768.20-2-100.0-5100.03.5
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30C23191791461223160158.9886.870.8815671.452688.514.2
2014Huntsville Stars SouAAmil31LF28--211112322.9570.79------4070.020.0
2014New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor31C9--7311118584.9889.33-7370.021369.26.3
2014Huntsville Stars SouAAmil311B8--533175756.9827.00------4020.05.7
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha31C13--767318683.9656.38-16384.2-1681.39.0
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha311B3--28--228281.0009.33------1618.82.1
2014Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor31C3--181--19191.0006.33-1-100.013100.02.1
MLB Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C27212011701223184182.9896.740.9116672.75270.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1-1-------------10.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1-11---111.0001.001.00-----10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C162--107988221311891167.9817.20-542667.5161620.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B46--34819235369367.9957.98------460.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B13--5203-2825.8931.92------130.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF3--4---441.0001.33------30.00.0
AA Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C320--2360225281126132585.9898.08-1095666.1233200.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B58--39622650424418.9867.21------580.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF28--211112322.9570.79------280.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B18--1136224947.9592.61------180.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C110--6368287726718.9896.53-----191100.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C85--6656756737732.9938.61-----19850.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2002Lexington Legends SALAhou19-85---------
2003Salem Avalanche CaroA+hou20-101---------
2004Round Rock Express TexAAhou21-91---1-----
2005Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou22-8715--------
2006Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou23-6212--------
2008Vero Beach Devil Rays FSLA+tba25-9---------
2008Durham Bulls ILAAAtba25-261--------
2009Altoona Curve EastAApit26-172--17-----
2009Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit26-610--123----
2010Altoona Curve EastAApit27-922--------
2011Chattanooga Twins SouAAlan28-2431--------
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28-1---------
2012Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha29-4720--1-----
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29-3----1-1-1
2013Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha30-5---------
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30-23---------
2014Huntsville Stars SouAAmil31--8---28----
2014New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor31-9---------
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha31-133--------
2014Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor31-3---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB231220151002001700001.250.286.300.5866121.385.050.1004.7633.337.000.000.0020.00
2008Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB251113441023103300000.308.438.8461.28411316.250.538.84618.7518.751.0012.506.5075.00
2010Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27910250001002100000.500.583.5001.0835012.556.000.20016.678.330.500.000.000.00
2011Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB28244661340372041100100.283.333.565.89826751.303.282.4137.8421.572.755.8815.3353.85
2012Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB291813070003102100010.538.600.5381.1387015.583.000.23113.336.670.500.000.000.00
2013Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB30193910141106002600000.359.390.436.82617241.424.077.1284.8814.633.000.000.0014.29
2014Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB311117021004000300101.118.111.176.2873118.133.058.0590.0016.670.000.000.0050.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs10415823508152640143200212.316.368.475.8437514174.366.159.2728.0518.392.292.8731.6028.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2010Eastern League All-Star Team (C)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-11-08cFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency32.041  
2014-07-16cMilwaukee BrewersHuntsville (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Huntsville (AA)31.291Team Roster on 2014-07-16
2014-07-16cMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract31.291Team Roster on 2014-07-16
2014-07-14cFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Blue Jays31.289  
2014-06-29cToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured31.274Team Roster on 2014-06-29
2014-06-17cToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)31.262Team Roster on 2014-06-17
2014-05-27cToronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Hampshire (AA)31.241Team Roster on 2014-05-27
2014-05-25cToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)31.239Team Roster on 2014-05-25
2014-05-25cToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)-MinorsTradedTraded from White Sox to Blue jays for cash considerations31.239Team Roster on 2014-05-25
2014-04-12cChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (AAA)31.196Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-01-21cChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract31.115Team Roster on 2014-01-21
2013-10-04cFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected Free Agency31.006  
2013-09-19cChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL30.356Team Roster on 2013-09-19
2013-07-23cChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured30.298Team Roster on 2013-07-23
2013-07-08cChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Charlotte (AAA)30.283Team Roster on 2013-07-08
2013-07-04cChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment30.279Team Roster on 2013-07-04
2013-02-24cChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.493m)30.149Team Roster on 2013-02-24
2012-08-30cChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Charlotte (AAA)29.336Team Roster on 2012-08-30
2012-06-091B-CChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)YMinors--29.254Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-01-03ContractSigned by White Sox 
2011-05-13InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2011-04-10InjuredDisabled -- Sore right knee 
2010-02-05ContractSigned by Pirates 
2007-11-27ContractSigned by Rays to minor league contract 
2007-06-01InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2007-03-28InjuredDisabled -- Torn right labrum 
1999-07-02ContractSigned as nondrafted free agent by Astros 
* 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
2006Houston AstrosTeam Payroll23327,000-74232-2,365,072327,000327,000
2011Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll28425,000-65927272,722,607414,000752,000
2012Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll29480,000-76028-2,954,887480,0001,232,000
2013Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll30493,0002.0570824223,023,990490,0001,725,0002013-02-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.493m)
* 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