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Luis RivasTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1996-2009 MLB Years: 2000-2008
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Rated Prospect

Positions2B-917, SS-534, 3B-5, 1B-2Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLuis Wilfredo Rivas
Height5-10Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 30,1979 [38.233]PlaceLa Guaira,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1995 by the Minnesota Twins.
Signing ScoutsEnrique Brito
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1997-MLB-#70 ... 1997-MIN-#2 ... 1998-MLB-#55 ... 1999-MLB-#63 ... 1999-MIN-#4 ... 2000-MLB-#86 ... 2000-MIN-#5 ... 2001-MLB-#93 ... 2001-MIN-#4
MLB DebutSeptember 16,2000 [21.017]
OrganizationsMIN [10] CLE [1] PIT [1] TBA [1] CHN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID547Retrosheet IDrival001MLBAM ID276372
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed83Power39Contact77XBH51RBIs41Runs65Hitting49Durability55Team.515Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1996Gulf Coast TwinsGCLRkmin-ss165320129521211133510183701002.259.320.343.6636914220.313.084.299.3008.1816.822.060.45201.0026.92
1997Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAmin-ss17121419611002061302818339056215.239.301.322.62313527465.300.083.186.2827.1019.352.730.22419.0027.00
1998Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min-ss18126463581302154513481475346011.281.302.374.67617330490.323.093.179.2972.8615.315.360.82115.7523.08
1999New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin-ss191325277813430774931144192282116.254.309.378.68719944580.295.124.233.3047.0715.862.241.2175.2932.84
2000New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin12b20823285682236340114364141303.250.329.384.71312632372.275.134.265.3179.6811.021.140.81109.3339.02
2000Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-2b2041157335014132574132120103.318.376.478.8547518173.351.160.261.3737.5112.141.621.7352.3336.00
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12348589132377665188496261406.272.344.414.75820150545.299.142.264.3358.9911.381.271.1080.8337.88
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22b2016588184106202402202.310.323.414.73724564.321.104.172.3173.136.252.000.000.0027.78
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22b211535637015021674731114099655015.266.319.362.68120434619.310.096.202.3016.4615.992.481.1380.4322.67
2002Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min-2b22622120103102200000.091.167.182.3494124.100.091.227.1628.338.331.000.000.0050.00
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22b22933164681234435941951380212.256.305.392.69712431346.295.136.212.3045.4914.742.681.1679.0038.27
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22b23135475691231698431773065583020.259.308.381.68918133521.284.122.206.3025.7612.482.171.5459.3826.83
2004Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin-2b24314230001100210000.214.267.214.4813015.250.000.071.2270.0013.330.000.000.000.00
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22b2410933644861951034151135315308.256.283.432.71514534358.275.176.256.3053.6314.804.082.7933.6039.53
2005Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin22b254314517361402223281802412.248.280.386.6665616159.264.138.200.2845.0311.322.251.2672.5044.44
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22b25591362135311124091720102.257.311.316.627435148.286.059.154.2836.0811.491.890.68136.0014.29
2006Durham BullsILAAAtba62b266922921508122421103412206.218.252.288.5406611244.246.070.118.2394.1013.933.400.82114.5022.00
2007Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle2ss-2b271054105810817311431374269742115.263.341.400.74116431465.292.137.254.3299.0314.841.642.3737.2728.70
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle112b27411330114000000000.273.273.7271.0008211.200.454.455.4060.000.000.009.0911.0066.67
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31ss-2b287920625456232032132712107.218.267.311.5786411223.237.093.160.2595.8312.112.081.3568.6724.44
2009Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn12b2963191234514211630201812208.236.308.346.6546617216.253.110.230.2939.268.330.900.46191.0037.78
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter64821012865419229342018125126316183015266.257.303.377.6807931552290.287.120.207.0005.5013.802.511.4861.7928.65
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter8443106437792173333531716968237499263024471.255.311.366.67711362413423.292.111.220.0006.9214.582.111.0288.7430.43
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter324114615429267719131291493162121011234.255.315.375.690430931272.280.120.215.0007.3112.741.741.4960.3231.85
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter21485513421653131089421877133695119.253.317.380.69732576952.287.127.246.0008.0913.971.731.0585.5035.19
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter132485591322164543581677346011.272.296.365.66117731514.312.093.181.0003.1114.984.810.78121.2523.48
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter121419611002061302818339056215.239.301.322.62313527465.300.083.186.0007.1019.352.730.22419.0027.00
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5320129521211133510183701002.259.320.343.6636914220.313.084.299.0008.1816.822.060.45201.0026.92
Minnesota Twins Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter56518842584938626301777823113289172814259.262.307.383.6907211422056.293.121.210.0005.5014.062.561.4662.8028.80
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7920625456232032132712107.218.267.311.5786411223.237.093.160.0005.8312.112.081.3568.6724.44
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter411330114000000000.273.273.7271.0008211.200.454.455.0000.000.000.009.0911.0066.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games162525721352379502063279584117.257.303.377.68019839573.287.120.207.0005.5013.802.511.4861.7928.65
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625968415233676132134596565114.255.311.366.67721846657.292.111.220.0006.9214.582.111.0288.7430.43

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1996Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin16SS51--681812140270249.9224.88------5396.285.0
1997Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAmin17SS119--1693945892621563.9074.73------12198.388.1
1998Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min18SS124--1624155578632577.9134.65------12698.489.9
1999New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin19SS123--1503673778554517.9334.20------13293.286.6
1999New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin192B9--1425294139.9514.33------1326.86.3
2000New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin202B75--1332101053353343.9724.57------8291.552.8
2000New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin20SS8--816182524.9603.00------829.85.6
2000Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin202B36--6393125157156.9944.33------4187.825.2
2000Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin20SS4--714142221.9555.25------419.82.8
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin202B14-1173028185958.9834.140.50-----1687.58.6
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin20SS2-411-1221.0001.000.50-----1612.51.2
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin212B150-13042313351566581566.9743.770.43-----15398.092.6
2002Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min222B6--612212018.9003.00------6100.04.3
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin222B93-811147205551357352.9863.780.43-----93100.057.8
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin232B13413111442183251064553543.9824.050.47-----13599.382.7
2004Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin242B3--513-218181.0006.00------3100.02.1
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin242B10995860176317375496493.9944.520.57-----109100.067.3
2005Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin252B38--4996425149145.9733.82------4388.426.4
2005Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25SS5--813152221.9554.20------4311.63.5
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin252B534036077112126190189.9953.570.53-----5989.832.7
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25SS6222351198.8891.330.36-----5910.23.7
2006Durham Bulls ILAAAtba262B64--1091611030280270.9644.22------6992.845.1
2007Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle27SS59--721451322230217.9433.68------10556.241.5
2007Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle272B49--81122729210203.9674.14------10546.734.5
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle272B221534--771.0003.500.47-----450.01.2
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27SS1-7-41-54.8004.000.57-----425.00.6
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28SS31222233770624113107.9473.450.48-----7939.219.1
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit282B29191915168122120119.9924.100.62-----7936.717.9
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit283B1-1-------------791.30.6
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn292B53--90108220200198.9903.74------6384.136.8
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn293B4--29111211.9172.75------636.32.8
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn291B2--8-1-98.8894.00------633.21.4
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn29SS1---11-21.5001.00------631.60.7
MLB Totals for 2B - 8 season(s)-   2B584287480293313943631223632327.9853.980.48-----5840.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS40242564180826129121.9383.030.47-----400.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1-1-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B243--397593241311014990.9764.07------2430.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS69--871731631276260.9423.77------690.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B4--29111211.9172.75------40.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--8-1-98.8894.00------20.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS131--1583833886579541.9344.13------1310.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B84--1472351262394382.9704.55------840.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS124--1624155578632577.9134.65------1240.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B6--612212018.9003.00------60.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS119--1693945892621563.9074.73------1190.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS51--681812140270249.9224.88------510.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1996Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin16----51------
1997Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAmin17----119------
1998Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min18----124------
1999New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin19---9123------
2000New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin20---758------
2000Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin20---364------
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin20---142------
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21---150-------
2002Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min22---6-------
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22---93-------
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23---134-------
2004Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin24---3-------
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24---109-------
2005Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25---385------
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25---536------
2006Durham Bulls ILAAAtba26---64-------
2007Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle27---4959------
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27---21------
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28---29311-----
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn29--25314-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB22412231000001201002.250.308.333.6414114.300.083.1677.1414.292.000.000.0033.33
2002Minnesota TwinsChamp. SeriesMLB22512130000001300002.250.308.250.5583013.333.000.0837.6923.083.000.000.000.00
2003Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB23413000001000401101.000.000.000.0000015.000.000.0000.0026.670.000.000.000.00
2004Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB2431000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB271940885016101410101.200.233.400.63316643.194.200.2502.339.304.002.3340.0075.00
2008Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB28225713216204209401001.368.455.544.99931867.396.176.36813.435.970.440.000.0038.10
2009Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB291526260001001400001.231.259.231.4906027.273.000.0383.7014.814.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs56123233511211130111211103.285.346.431.7775314137.306.146.2608.038.761.090.73123.0040.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs1126231001001602103.115.143.154.2974130.143.039.0773.3320.006.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs512130000001300002.250.308.250.5583013.333.000.0837.6923.083.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-01-20ContractSigned by Cubs to minor league contract 
2007-01-02ContractSigned by Indians to minor league contract and invited to spring training 
2006-01-18ContractSigned by Devil Rays (minor) 
2005-06-16InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-05-31InjuredDisabled -- left external oblique strain  
2004-06-08InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-05-22InjuredDisabled -- strained groin 
2002-06-04InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-04-06InjuredDisabled -- fractured left wrist 
1995-12-13ContractSigned as nondrafted free agent by Twins 
1995-10-09ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Twins. 
* 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
2000Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll20175,000-79526-1,394,248200,000175,000
2001Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll21200,000-77132-1,897,758200,000375,000
2002Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll22240,000-64719292,011,045200,000615,000
2003Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll23340,000-55219322,163,527300,000955,000
2004Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll241,500,000-3099662,070,100300,0002,455,000
2005Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll251,625,000-33211642,189,055300,0004,080,000
2007Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll27380,000-73731-2,459,737380,0004,460,000
2008Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll28525,000-49014462,696,252390,0004,985,000
* 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