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Joe RandaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-2006 MLB Years: 1995-2006
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Rated Prospect

Positions3B-1866, 2B-58, DH-51, 1B-26, SS-2Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph Gregory Randa
Height5-11Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 18,1969 [48.159]PlaceMilwaukee,Wisconsin
High SchoolKettle Moraine (Jackson,WI)
CollegeUniversity of Tennessee (Knoxville,TN), Indian River State College (Fort Pierce,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 11th round (288th overall) of the 1991 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 30th round (773rd overall) of the 1989 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1993-MLB-#8 ... 1994-MLB-#6 ... 1995-MLB-#10
MLB DebutApril 30,1995 [25.133]
OrganizationsKCA [12] PIT [2] CIN [1] DET [1] SDN [1] Awards4
TBC Player ID574Retrosheet IDrandj002MLBAM ID120922
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed44Power55Contact81XBH52RBIs65Runs46Hitting74Durability70Team.470Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991TennesseeCollegeJr-3b215822254762111067154261500000.342.411.581.99212932248.335.239.405.43810.486.050.584.0322.2042.11
1991Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-kca-3b21722755393202115961462960440.338.438.545.98315033331.343.207.393.43213.908.760.633.3225.0035.48
1992Appleton FoxesMidwAkca-3b2272266558013054362343760600.301.385.406.79110818312.326.105.248.36210.9011.861.091.6053.2022.50
1992Baseball City RoyalsFSLA+kca-3b225118922527011243122121100.275.324.328.652628205.304.053.122.3015.8510.241.750.49189.0015.38
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12345577132200655105465881700.290.360.374.73417026517.317.084.196.3388.9011.221.261.1675.8319.70
1993Memphis ChicksSouAAkca-3b23131505741493151172873964301020.295.343.442.78522347557.314.147.226.3457.0011.491.641.9745.9131.54
1994Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-3b24127455651252721051523049855118.275.327.409.73618639503.287.134.207.3245.969.741.631.9945.5031.20
1995Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-3b2564233336410283322223321109.275.341.438.77910220259.290.163.258.3458.4912.741.503.0929.1331.25
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca183b25347061220150161700002.171.237.243.48017376.212.072.143.2237.8922.372.831.3270.0025.00
1996Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-3b2639110100001100001.111.200.333.5333110.125.222.333.22910.0010.001.000.000.00100.00
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca163b26110337361022416471342647124410.303.351.433.78414631370.333.130.234.3417.0312.701.811.6256.1730.39
1997Calgary CannonsPCLAAApit-3b27311441014003400001.364.500.7271.2278214.500.363.636.51521.4328.571.337.1411.0050.00
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit163b2712644358134279760424164645110.302.366.451.81720043499.337.149.246.3598.2212.831.561.4063.2932.09
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet193b281384605611721295087417073319.254.323.367.69016932514.281.113.204.3097.9813.621.711.7551.1127.35
1999Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca163b29156628921973681684545080317415.314.363.473.83629760689.336.159.240.3627.2611.611.602.3239.2530.46
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca163b3015861288186294151066336666110319.304.343.438.78126848665.316.134.198.3395.419.921.832.2640.8025.81
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca163b31151581591473421383324280616215.253.307.386.69322449636.271.133.207.3016.6012.581.902.0444.6933.33
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca163b321515496315536511802146699211113.282.341.426.76723452617.300.144.230.3357.4611.181.501.7849.9133.55
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca163b33131502801463111672104161797012.291.348.452.80022748566.301.161.245.3487.2410.781.492.8331.3832.88
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca163b3412848565139312856014077608111.287.343.408.75119841539.321.121.202.3297.4214.291.931.4860.6329.50
2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin163b35923324496261134800335220126.289.356.491.84716340368.310.202.301.3658.9714.131.583.5325.5441.67
2005San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn283b3558223275717142001142920215.256.303.395.6988822241.276.139.197.3035.8112.032.071.6655.7538.60
2005Totals for NL-NL         150555711534321768014781403311.276.335.452.78725162609.296.176.259.3407.7213.301.722.7932.6540.52
2006Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit323b3628140000001100000.500.556.5001.056409.571.000.125.47411.1111.111.000.000.000.00
2006Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit53b36892062355130428001626023212.267.316.388.7048017227.285.121.199.3047.0511.451.631.7651.5030.91
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter15225428697154332736123739422643273855256722139.284.339.426.76523114866007.306.142.224.0007.1912.291.712.0544.1331.50
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter52519513085721091247274311718823927727729.293.359.434.7938461682200.310.141.244.0008.5510.861.272.1441.5129.37
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter19971610419838519887457881066129.277.336.423.75930362795.291.146.230.0007.1711.071.542.3937.6831.31
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter131505741493151172873964301020.295.343.442.78522347557.314.147.226.0007.0011.491.641.9745.9131.54
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5118922527011243122121100.275.324.328.652628205.304.053.122.0005.8510.241.750.49189.0015.38
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter72266558013054362343760600.301.385.406.79110818312.326.105.248.00010.9011.861.091.6053.2022.50
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter722755393202115961462960440.338.438.545.98315033331.343.207.393.00013.908.760.633.3225.0035.48
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5822254762111067154261500000.342.411.581.99212932248.335.239.405.00010.486.050.584.0322.2042.11
Kansas City Royals Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter101937644891084223238653330162874973816531597.288.340.428.76816113324158.309.140.220.0006.9011.951.732.0743.7730.63
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter215649811894091188425790668322.291.350.431.78128060726.320.140.231.0007.8512.401.581.5259.0031.75
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1384605611721295087417073319.254.323.367.69016932514.281.113.204.0007.9813.621.711.7551.1127.35
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter923324496261134800335220126.289.356.491.84716340368.310.202.301.0008.9714.131.583.5325.5441.67
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter58223275717142001142920215.256.303.395.6988822241.276.139.197.0005.8112.032.071.6655.7538.60
Average MLB - Per 162 games162578741643541379434679637215.284.339.426.76524652639.306.142.224.0007.1912.291.712.0544.1331.50
Average Minor - Per 162 games162602951773441585105587482829.293.359.434.79326152679.310.141.244.0008.5510.861.272.1441.5129.37

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1991Eugene Emeralds NwstA-kca213B62--571111412182168.9232.71------7286.181.6
1992Appleton Foxes MidwAkca223B70--531371216202190.9412.71------7297.253.0
1992Baseball City Royals FSLA+kca223B49--409857143138.9652.82------5196.171.0
1992Baseball City Royals FSLA+kca22SS2--37111110.9095.00------513.92.9
1993Memphis Chicks SouAAkca233B125--973092523431406.9423.25------13195.489.3
1994Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca243B126--853242428433409.9453.25------12799.287.5
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca253B64--429668144138.9582.16------64100.044.4
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca253B22--829213937.9491.68------3464.715.3
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca252B9--715132322.9572.44------3426.56.3
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25DH2---------------345.91.4
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca263B3--110-111111.0003.67------3100.02.1
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca263B92--44131911184175.9511.90------11083.657.1
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca262B15--1526154241.9762.73------11013.69.3
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca261B7--213-224241.0003.43------1106.44.3
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26DH1---------------1100.90.6
1997Calgary Cannons PCLAAApit273B3--2711109.9003.00------3100.02.2
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit273B120--662472124334313.9372.61------12695.274.1
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit272B13--2541-666661.0005.08------12610.38.0
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet283B118--73212718292285.9762.42------13885.572.8
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet282B20--2540-965651.0003.25------13814.512.3
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet281B1--4--1441.0004.00------1380.70.6
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet28DH1---------------1380.70.6
1999Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca293B156--1193142228455433.9522.78------156100.096.9
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca303B156-13611322911930442423.9572.710.31-----15898.796.3
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30DH1---------------1580.60.6
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca313B137-11951112551331379366.9662.670.31-----15190.784.6
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31DH14---------------1519.38.6
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca312B1-431-1441.0004.001.00-----1510.70.6
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca323B129-11101082341012352342.9722.650.31-----15185.479.6
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32DH19---------------15112.611.7
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca333B1291271073102238712347340.9802.640.32-----13198.579.6
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca33DH2---------------1311.51.2
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca343B1191181021852411122337326.9672.740.32-----12893.073.5
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34DH6---------------1284.73.7
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca341B3224202-422221.0007.330.92-----1282.31.9
2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin353B848371676148613230224.9742.670.31-----9291.351.9
2005San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn353B5857493507768133127.9552.190.26-----58100.035.8
2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin35DH2---------------922.21.2
2006Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit363B2---81-98.8894.00------2100.01.4
2006Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit363B4236312317048105101.9622.400.32-----8947.225.9
2006Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit361B15569694157473.9864.871.06-----8916.99.3
2006Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36DH33--------------893.41.9
MLB Totals for 3B - 12 season(s)-   3B136242172811005248713721836293492.9622.560.48-----13620.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B58-475123224200198.9903.4149.50-----580.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 10 season(s)-   DH513--------------510.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B267931149112124123.9924.731.32-----260.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B198--1304453238607575.9472.90------1980.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B125--973092523431406.9423.25------1250.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B49--409857143138.9652.82------490.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2--37111110.9095.00------20.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B70--531371216202190.9412.71------700.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B62--571111412182168.9232.71------620.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1991Eugene Emeralds NwstA-kca21-----62-----
1992Appleton Foxes MidwAkca22-----70-----
1992Baseball City Royals FSLA+kca22----249-----
1993Memphis Chicks SouAAkca23-----125-----
1994Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca24-----126-----
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca25-----64-----
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25---9-22----2
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca26-----3-----
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26--715-92----1
1997Calgary Cannons PCLAAApit27-----3-----
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27---13-120-----
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet28--120-118----1
1999Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29-----156-----
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30-----156----1
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31---1-137----14
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32-----129----19
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca33-----129----2
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34--3--119----6
2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin35-----84----2
2005San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn35-----58-----
2006Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit36-----2-----
2006Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36--15--42----3

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005San Diego PadresDiv SeriesMLB35311141000001000002.364.417.455.8725112.364.091.1828.330.000.000.000.0025.00
2006Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3617407124026002300102.300.326.550.87622643.278.250.3004.656.981.504.6520.0050.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs17407124026002300102.300.326.550.87622643.278.250.3004.656.981.504.6520.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs311141000001000002.364.417.455.8725112.364.091.1828.330.000.000.000.0025.00

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993Southern League All-Star (3B)1
1998American League Player of the Week (September 7-September 13)1
1999AL Player of the Month (July) ... American League Player of the Week (June 7-June 13)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2006-11-02Retired 
2006-07-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-06-13InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-05-07InjuredDisabled -- bone contusion of the right foot 
2005-12-31ContractSigned by Pirates (minor) 
2005-07-23TradeTraded by Reds to Padres for Travis Chick and Justin Germano 
2004-12-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
2004-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-07-24InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-06-28InjuredDisabled -- right knee cartilage tear 
2003-12-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
2003-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-07-23InjuredActivated from DL 
2003-07-18InjuredDisabled -- strained left oblique 
1998-12-10TradeTraded by Mets to Royals for Juan LeBron. 
1998-12-04TradeTraded by Tigers to Mets for Willie Blair. 
1997-11-18TradeTraded by Diamondbacks with Gabe Alvarez and Matt Drews to Tigers for Travis Fryman. 
1997-11-18Selected by Diamondbacks from Pirates in expansion draft (Pick #57). 
1996-12-13TradeTraded by Royals with Jeff Wallace, Jeff Martin and Jeff Granger to Pirates for Jeff King and Jay Bell. 
1991-06-04Contractsigned 
* 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
1995Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll25109,000-75334-999,520109,000109,000
1996Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll26120,000-7202521957,870109,000229,000
1997Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll27220,000-53712411,182,177150,000449,000
1998Detroit TigersTeam Payroll28375,000-47117481,276,192170,000824,000
1999Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll29910,000-3496621,454,491200,0001,734,000
2000Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll301,000,000-3538611,394,248200,0002,734,000
2001Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll312,300,000-266771++1,897,758200,0005,034,000
2002Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll324,000,000-178581++2,011,045200,0009,034,000
2003Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll334,500,000-154481++2,163,527300,00013,534,000
2004Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll343,250,000-187480++2,070,100300,00016,784,000
2005Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll352,150,000-29310682,189,055300,00018,934,000
2005San Diego PadresTeam Payroll352,150,000-29313682,189,055300,00018,934,000
2006Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll364,000,000-179578++2,365,072327,00022,934,000
* 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