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Todd LindenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2013 MLB Years: 2003-2007
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Played in Japan
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsOF-633, LF-154, RF-125, 1B-75, CF-29Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTodd Anthony Linden
Height6-2Weight215BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJune 30,1980 [38.022]PlaceEdmonds,Washington
High SchoolCentral Kitsap (Silverdale,WA)
CollegeLouisiana State University (Baton Rouge,LA), University of Washington (Seattle,WA)

DraftedSelected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 1st round (41st overall) of the 2001 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$915,000Signing ScoutsTom Korenek
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2002-SFN-#9 ... 2003-MLB-#82 ... 2003-SFN-#5 ... 2004-SFN-#5
MLB DebutAugust 18,2003 [23.049]
OrganizationsSFN [8] CLE [1] MIA [1] NYA [1] OAK [1] Awards7
TBC Player ID5994Retrosheet IDlindt001MLBAM ID425821
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999University of WashingtonPac10NCAA-11b-of19388213213111821112000103.256.340.354.69429594.323.098.244.31511.7021.281.821.0682.0023.81
2000University of WashingtonPac10NCAA-11b-of20551954976171649183254350404.390.463.5791.04211324229.467.189.395.45010.9218.781.722.6232.5031.58
2001Louisiana State UniversitSECNCAA-11b-of216625665801412076264992140609.313.361.609.97015635285.250.296.242.4043.160.700.227.0212.8043.75
2002Shreveport Swamp DragonsTexAAsfn28of2211139264123262125295611011213712.314.419.482.90118940469.394.168.334.39213.0121.541.662.5632.6732.52
2002Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-of222910018252131020203510002.250.380.380.760386121.355.130.350.34616.5328.931.752.4833.3324.00
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         140492821482831562115811361313714.301.411.461.87222746590.387.160.337.38313.7323.051.682.5432.8031.08
2003Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn25of2312547175131243115614440105174029.278.356.412.76819438532.338.134.240.3407.5219.742.632.0742.8229.01
2003San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn50lf-rf231838281016001800002.211.231.316.54712239.241.105.132.2382.5620.518.002.5638.0025.00
2004Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn28of24130489931272822375866314973539.260.349.466.81522853567.323.206.339.35111.1126.282.374.0621.2641.73
2004San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn39lf-rf241632651001005712000.156.289.188.4776140.200.032.188.23912.5017.501.400.000.0020.00
2005Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-of25953408110925430806262971012511.321.437.6821.11923259415.367.361.556.46514.9423.371.567.2311.3354.13
2005San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn39rf256017120378041330105451005.216.280.333.6135712187.292.117.193.2745.3528.885.402.1442.7532.43
2006Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-of2652187315211352350294440113.278.385.449.8348419221.338.171.353.36513.1219.911.522.2637.4036.54
2006San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn39lf266177152142251092012002.273.356.455.81135889.345.182.312.35310.1122.472.222.2538.5038.10
2007Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAflo-of2714481018311100181210000.375.474.5421.01626557.486.167.313.44614.0421.051.501.7548.0027.78
2007San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn39lf27305561010030052300010.182.250.200.45011160.313.018.109.2068.3338.334.600.000.0010.00
2007Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo26lf27851291535711840143610004.271.347.364.711479144.370.093.233.3229.7225.002.570.69129.0025.71
2007Totals for NL-NL         11518421458111140195910014.245.319.315.6345810204.355.070.196.2889.3128.923.110.49184.0022.22
2008Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-of28237813267031210142220003.333.447.538.985421094.434.205.397.43214.8923.401.573.1926.0038.46
2008Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle15of289032451902011450325210152028.278.386.475.86115435383.364.197.361.37913.5826.371.943.6623.1438.89
2008Totals for AAA-AAA         1134026411627117624266123720211.289.398.488.88619645477.378.199.368.38913.8425.791.863.5623.6538.79
2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya25lf-cf2960237437417574250276110313.312.381.515.89612229268.390.203.338.38510.0722.762.262.6133.8639.19
2009Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl--297328447832201237253210510015.292.366.496.86214134317.425.204.306.37510.0933.123.283.7923.6740.96
2010Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl--305316218305051810216440203.185.291.309.6005010189.263.124.259.27711.1133.863.052.6532.4033.33
2011Edmonton CapitalsNAMLInd-293186296851052251479235646280608.355.473.6051.07817941374.403.250.527.46117.1116.580.973.7421.1439.05
2012Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn291b-rf3212742563119276116633539970218.280.368.449.81719144487.341.169.294.35710.8820.331.872.2638.6436.97
2013Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn291b-lf334713712288111500114830100.204.276.299.5754110152.303.095.175.2617.2431.584.360.66137.0035.71
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter270502641162238368044148850113.231.303.335.63816833559.312.104.207.0007.8726.483.361.4362.7528.45
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter90332285549221982912149156234408747011172268.286.381.477.85815413483766.356.191.338.00011.6823.211.993.2126.6837.74
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter79228364907991722710943947183797735810141556.282.376.477.85313523083297.351.195.339.00011.5023.452.043.3126.0238.55
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11139264123262125295611011213712.314.419.482.90118940469.394.168.334.00013.0121.541.662.5632.6732.52
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter86296851052251479235646280608.355.473.6051.07817941374.403.250.527.00017.1116.580.973.7421.1439.05
Intl Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter126446651132701755355316950218.253.338.428.76619144506.366.175.289.00010.4733.403.193.3626.2438.94
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter159533127177343271434653456519011016.332.396.559.95529864608.332.227.298.0007.4010.691.444.4419.7436.16
San Francisco Giants Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1853734981152728403011275019.217.288.324.61212124415.291.107.198.0007.2326.993.731.6953.2929.63
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter851291535711840143610004.271.347.364.711479144.370.093.233.0009.7225.002.570.69129.0025.71
Average MLB - Per 162 games162301387013252250268953018.231.303.335.63810120335.312.104.207.0007.8726.483.361.4362.7528.45
Average Minor - Per 162 games162579991653652288104791571323412.286.381.477.85827662676.356.191.338.00011.6823.211.993.2126.6837.74

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2002Shreveport Swamp Dragons TexAAsfn22OF111--2221031235232.9872.09------111100.079.9
2002Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn22OF29--501--51511.0001.76------29100.020.1
2003Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn23OF120--25174-262258.9852.15------12596.083.9
2003San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn23LF944510-1-1110.9091.110.22-----1850.05.6
2003San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn23RF63283---331.0000.500.11-----1833.33.7
2004Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn24OF126--2621971288281.9762.23------13096.987.5
2004San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24LF75516---661.0000.860.12-----1643.84.3
2004San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24RF41163---331.0000.750.19-----1625.02.5
2005Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn25OF87--168541177173.9771.99------9591.660.4
2005San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25RF403631892-1-9392.9892.300.29-----6066.724.7
2005San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25LF1877722-1-2322.9571.220.29-----6030.011.1
2006Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn26OF48--111121114112.9822.33------5292.333.3
2006San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26LF407128311--32321.0000.800.25-----6165.624.8
2006San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26RF113368---881.0000.730.22-----6118.06.8
2007Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo27OF13--331--34341.0002.62------1492.99.2
2007Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo27LF191311925---25251.0001.320.21-----8522.411.7
2007San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27LF1814912---12121.0000.670.24-----3060.011.1
2007San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27CF99752322-2725.9262.780.33-----3030.05.6
2007Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo27RF83345---551.0000.630.15-----859.44.9
2007Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo27CF433210---10101.0002.500.31-----854.72.5
2007San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27RF32163-1-43.7501.000.19-----3010.01.9
2008Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle28OF80--147323152150.9871.88------9088.955.9
2008Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak28OF19--303--33331.0001.74------2382.613.2
2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya29LF26--4211-4443.9771.65------6043.318.4
2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya29CF16--37---37371.0002.31------6026.711.3
2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya29RF12--272113029.9672.42------6020.08.5
2012Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn321B58--51342540560555.9919.57------12745.740.3
2012Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn32RF41--673117170.9861.71------12732.328.5
2012Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn32LF6--9---991.0001.50------1274.74.2
2013Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn331B17--1086214116114.9836.71------4736.211.9
2013Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn33LF11--15-1-1615.9381.36------4723.47.7
MLB Totals for LF - 5 season(s)-   LF1113746910612-109107.9820.960.23-----1110.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 5 season(s)-   RF7248448114-2-116114.9831.580.25-----720.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF13121073322-3735.9462.690.33-----130.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF522--10524019611111092.9832.09------5220.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B75--62148754676669.9908.92------750.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF53--9452210199.9801.87------530.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF43--6612-6967.9711.56------430.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF16--37---37371.0002.31------160.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF111--2221031235232.9872.09------1110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2002Shreveport Swamp Dragons TexAAsfn22---------111-
2002Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn22---------29-
2003Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn23---------120-
2003San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn23------9-6--
2004Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn24---------126-
2004San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24------7-4--
2005Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn25---------87-
2005San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25------18-40--
2006Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn26---------48-
2006San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26------40-11--
2007Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo27---------13-
2007Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo27------1948--
2007San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27------1893--
2008Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle28---------80-
2008Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak28---------19-
2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya29------261612--
2012Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn32--58---6-41--
2013Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn33--17---11----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000Chatham AsCape Cod LeagueCollege20441552350153425183295300000.323.429.535.9648322184.469.212.49715.7628.801.832.1738.7544.00
2002Grand Canyon RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor223611919324331342163040013.269.374.429.8035110139.337.160.31111.5121.581.882.1639.6731.25
2003Grand Canyon RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor2325982131714151092300000.316.374.531.9055212107.380.215.3168.4121.502.563.7424.5038.71
2006San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB262459131821061081030202.305.403.373.77622372.353.068.22011.1113.891.250.000.0016.67
2007San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2729851530312113081320002.353.421.482.90341695.400.129.2598.4213.681.632.1142.5020.00
2008Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28182914173305005600001.586.647.8971.54426634.739.311.48314.7117.651.200.000.0035.29
2009New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB292327331014003700101.111.194.259.4537231.100.148.2599.6822.582.333.2327.0066.67
2013San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3326120001000300100.333.286.333.619207.500.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs61217406311472852255340013.290.374.475.84910322246.357.185.31310.1621.542.122.8531.0034.92
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs441552350153425183295300000.323.429.535.9648322184.469.212.49715.7628.801.832.1738.7544.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs9620646709532740243950406.340.414.476.8909817239.399.136.27210.0416.321.631.2668.6724.29

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2014Augusta GreenJacketsSALAMinorsfn34Assistant Hitting Coach1386276.44927.04Mike Goff
2015Augusta GreenJacketsSALAMinorsfn35Hitting Coach1386573.47119.55Nestor Rojas
2016San Jose GiantsCalifA+Minorsfn36Hitting Coach1406872.48613.03Lipso NavaLost in 1st Round
2017San Jose GiantsCalifA+Minorsfn37Hitting Coach1406278.44311.04Nestor Rojas
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [7]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20013rd Team College All-American (OF)1
2002Texas League All-Star (OF)1
2005Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (OF) ... Pacific Coast League All-Star (OF) ... Triple A All-Star Team (OF)3
2011North American League All-Star (OF) ... North American League Player of the Year2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2013-11-091B-RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency33.132  
2013-09-191B-RFSan Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL33.081Team Roster on 2013-09-19
2013-07-251B-RFSan Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured33.025Team Roster on 2013-07-25
2013-04-211B-RFSan Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL32.295Team Roster on 2013-04-21
2013-04-161B-RFSan Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Placed on 7-day DL32.290Team Roster on 2013-04-16
2013-04-061B-RFSan Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Fresno (AAA)32.280Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2012-11-181B-RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency32.141  
2012-06-14LF-RFSan Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)-Minors--Activated from temporary inactive list31.349Team Roster on 2012-06-14
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2008-05-27ContractSigned by Indians to minor league contract 
2007-05-18Claimed off waivers by Marlins 
2001-09-04Contractsigned 
* 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
2001San Francisco Giants-21915,000-------915,000Signing Bonus out of 2001 Draft (1st round - 41st overall)
2003San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll23300,000-70337-2,163,527300,0001,215,000
2004San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll24300,000-75538-2,070,100300,0001,515,000
2005San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll25300,000-79437-2,189,055300,0001,815,000
2006San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll26327,000-74234-2,365,072327,0002,142,000
2007San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll27385,000-67321162,459,737380,0002,527,000
2007Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll27385,000-67313162,459,737380,0002,527,000
* 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