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Craig PaquetteTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1989-2007 MLB Years: 1993-2003
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Positions3B-1062, 1B-121, LF-113, RF-73, OF-43, 2B-33, SS-31, DH-12Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCraig Howard Paquette
Height6-0Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 8,1969 [49.195]PlaceLong Beach,California
High SchoolRancho Alamitos (Garden Grove,CA)
CollegeGolden West College (Huntington Beach,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 8th round (218th overall) of the 1989 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 36th round (914th overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1990-OAK-#7 ... 1991-OAK-#7 ... 1992-MLB-#6 ... 1993-MLB-#7
MLB DebutJune 1,1993 [24.085]
OrganizationsOAK [7] SLN [4] DET [2] KCA [2] NYN [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID621Retrosheet IDpaquc001MLBAM ID120214
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed51Power71Contact36XBH68RBIs72Runs58Hitting54Durability49Team.463Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1989Southern Oregon A'sNwstA-oak-3b20712775393223145694304620140.336.403.588.99116339310.362.252.379.4359.6814.841.534.5219.7941.94
1990Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-3b21130495651182341559854712330410.238.306.392.69819442549.285.154.255.3148.5622.402.622.7333.0035.59
1991Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-3b22102378509918186005288732500.262.314.378.69214327416.316.116.177.3136.7320.913.111.9247.2527.27
1992Huntsville StarsSouAAoak283b2311545059116254177113102911821300.258.304.444.74820046485.311.186.258.3355.9824.334.073.5126.4739.66
1992Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-3b2317661018702113121600000.273.294.470.76431968.333.197.258.3402.9423.538.002.9433.0050.00
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13251669134324198216113113421300.260.303.448.75123155553.314.188.258.3365.6124.234.323.4427.1641.04
1993Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-3b245018329498082933145410200.268.320.443.7638116200.333.175.251.3377.0027.003.864.0022.8832.65
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33b2410539335862041246421410801127.219.245.382.62715036409.270.163.204.2723.4226.417.712.9332.7541.86
1994Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak83b25552453970123174833144830534.286.326.567.89313932267.286.281.339.3715.2417.983.436.3714.4145.71
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33b2514490720001001401000.143.143.184.3279250.200.041.061.1430.0028.000.000.000.0028.57
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33b261052834264131134952128813505.226.256.417.67311827304.273.191.244.2893.9528.957.334.2821.7742.19
1996Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-3b271863921304131081400113.333.403.571.97436772.370.238.381.41311.1119.441.755.5615.7533.33
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca123b-lf271184296111115122675323101235211.259.296.452.74819438462.286.193.252.3204.9821.864.394.7619.5034.23
1997Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-3b282391928603200262600206.308.343.473.81643999.391.165.209.3536.0626.264.333.0330.3332.14
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca123b28772522658151833221057212013.230.263.393.6569924267.265.163.202.2853.7521.355.703.0031.5041.38
1998Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-3b2915611117113142111300102.279.286.475.76129563.304.196.230.3231.5920.6313.004.7620.3329.41
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn183b29719352000100600003.263.263.368.6317219.385.105.158.2740.0031.580.000.000.0040.00
1999Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-3b30702834077203155430104730614.272.298.523.82114838302.273.251.297.3423.3115.564.704.9718.8749.35
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21rf304815721456010371063801206.287.309.516.8258116166.315.229.274.3493.6122.896.336.0215.7035.56
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln213b311343844794242156143278321615.245.294.435.72916741420.271.190.263.3116.4319.763.073.5725.6043.62
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21lf-3b3212334047961701564311867552111.282.326.465.79115832370.312.183.241.3394.8618.113.724.0522.6733.33
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet83b3372252204914142010105301307.194.223.306.5297719266.227.112.155.2303.7619.925.301.5063.0038.78
2003Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-3b34114931310040021200101.265.288.286.57414152.342.021.061.2573.8523.086.000.000.007.69
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet211b-lf341133250000000500002.152.152.152.3045033.179.000.000.1350.0015.150.000.000.000.00
2007Camden RiversharksAtlInd-213810639741911711248312868212216.229.282.368.65014630430.248.139.214.2856.5115.812.432.7933.0832.97
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter814259130462012810993772713120620121726670.239.274.411.68510652372766.274.172.223.0004.3422.425.173.5826.1738.23
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter6772641377719146191064394534191604173311020.272.322.462.78412212712883.312.190.267.0006.6320.953.163.6824.9237.69
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter2591041150293587521931510572307018520.281.318.500.8185211171123.310.219.279.0005.0820.484.044.6320.0239.93
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2178281092154352513113155720553800.260.308.414.72234373901.314.154.221.0006.3322.753.602.7733.1233.95
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter130495651182341559854712330410.238.306.392.69819442549.285.154.255.0008.5622.402.622.7333.0035.59
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter712775393223145694304620140.336.403.588.99116339310.362.252.379.0009.6814.841.534.5219.7941.94
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10639741911711248312868212216.229.282.368.65014630430.248.139.214.0006.5115.812.432.7933.0832.97
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3058811152354724016284511887710222.267.309.461.77040689956.294.194.257.0005.3319.673.694.1822.0337.87
Oakland Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter22472577157355259510426210156212.217.243.382.62527765763.266.165.210.0003.4127.528.083.2829.0041.40
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter19568187169302301007533158447224.248.284.430.71429362729.278.182.233.0004.5321.674.794.1222.7036.69
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter83285225414142010105801309.189.215.288.5038219299.221.099.137.0003.3419.405.801.3471.2535.19
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter719352000100600003.263.263.368.6317219.385.105.158.0000.0031.580.000.000.0040.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625166112325220755324123235114.239.274.411.68521247550.274.172.223.0004.3422.425.173.5826.1738.23
Average Minor - Per 162 games16263290172355251051184614541725.272.322.462.78429265690.312.190.267.0006.6320.953.163.6824.9237.69

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1989Southern Oregon A's NwstA-oak203B59--351251112171160.9362.71------7183.178.7
1989Southern Oregon A's NwstA-oak20SS8--1718373835.9214.38------7111.310.7
1989Southern Oregon A's NwstA-oak202B8--912122221.9552.63------7111.310.7
1990Modesto A's CalifA+oak213B112--882182619332306.9222.73------13086.279.4
1991Huntsville Stars SouAAoak223B67--451321611193177.9172.64------10265.746.5
1991Huntsville Stars SouAAoak221B1--6---661.0006.00------1021.00.7
1992Huntsville Stars SouAAoak233B111--692483221349317.9082.86------11596.577.1
1992Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak233B16--1433325047.9402.94------1794.111.2
1993Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak243B50--31113149158144.9112.88------50100.035.0
1993Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak243B1---21-32.6672.00------502.00.7
1993Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak242B1--11-1221.0002.00------502.00.7
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak243B104--811651317259246.9502.37------10599.064.2
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24OF1--1---111.0001.00------1051.00.6
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24DH1---------------1051.00.6
1994Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak253B65--401661414220206.9363.17------55118.245.8
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak253B14--1422-336361.0002.57------14100.012.3
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak263B75--3878811124116.9351.55------10571.452.1
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26OF20--191--20201.0001.00------10519.013.9
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26SS8--512-617171.0002.13------1057.65.6
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak261B3--101-111111.0003.67------1052.92.1
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca273B4--57211412.8573.00------1822.22.8
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27OF2--6-1-76.8573.00------1811.11.4
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca271B2--132-215151.0007.50------1811.11.4
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca273B51--207011410190.8911.76------11843.231.7
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27LF47--793218482.9761.74------11839.829.2
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca271B19--14813-241611611.0008.47------11816.111.8
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27SS11--1416153130.9682.73------1189.36.8
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27DH6---------------1185.13.7
1997Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca283B19--1229234341.9532.16------2382.613.2
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca283B72--451291215186174.9352.42------7793.544.7
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28LF4--61-1771.0001.75------775.22.5
1998Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn293B10--3263-3229.9062.90------1566.77.0
1998Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn29SS4--413131817.9444.25------1526.72.8
1998Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn29OF1--2---221.0002.00------156.70.7
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn293B4--22-1441.0001.00------757.12.5
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn291B2--3---331.0001.50------728.61.2
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn29LF1---------------714.30.6
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn303B39--26696510195.9412.44------7055.727.9
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn30OF19--4331-4746.9792.42------7027.113.6
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn301B16--98819107106.9916.63------7022.911.4
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn303B1--12--331.0003.00------701.40.7
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30RF25--40-2-4240.9521.60------4852.115.5
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln303B10--424--28281.0002.80------4820.86.2
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln302B7--1015142625.9623.57------4814.64.3
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln301B6--193-122221.0003.67------4812.53.7
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30LF3--2---221.0000.67------486.31.9
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln313B86-505418889137129.9421.500.26-----13464.253.1
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln311B28-1511299115139138.9934.930.91-----13420.917.3
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31LF18-94191112120.9521.110.21-----13413.411.1
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31RF16-458111109.9000.560.20-----13411.99.9
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln312B13-751924474743.9153.310.57-----1349.78.0
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32LF33-21638---38381.0001.150.18-----12326.820.4
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln323B33-1892035255755.9651.670.29-----12326.820.4
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32RF26-179322-134341.0001.310.19-----12321.116.0
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln321B23-12312510317138135.9785.871.10-----12318.714.2
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln322B4-1935--881.0002.000.42-----1233.32.5
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet333B49-388358285125117.9362.390.30-----7268.130.4
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet331B14-9896915106105.9917.501.07-----7219.48.7
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet33DH5---------------726.93.1
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet33RF4-204---441.0001.000.20-----725.62.5
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet33LF4-3211---11111.0002.750.34-----725.62.5
2003Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln343B10--515322320.8702.00------1190.97.0
2003Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln341B2--132--15151.0007.50------1118.21.4
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet341B5434421-443431.0008.601.26-----1145.53.1
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet34LF33278---881.0002.670.30-----1127.31.9
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet34RF2192---221.0001.000.22-----1118.21.2
MLB Totals for 3B - 10 season(s)-   3B498-108230069562701057995.9412.000.92-----4980.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 8 season(s)-   LF1133369163533171168.9821.490.46-----1130.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B100440657246567623618.9926.181.52-----1000.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 5 season(s)-   RF731253863329289.9671.220.35-----730.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B24-9432445118176.9383.170.81-----240.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF21--201--21211.0001.00------210.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS19--19281114847.9792.47------190.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH12---------------120.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B215--1374624836647599.9262.79------2150.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF22--5132-5654.9642.45------220.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B20--12412111137136.9936.80------200.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS4--413131817.9444.25------40.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--11-1221.0002.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B178--1143804832542494.9112.78------1780.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--6---661.0006.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B112--882182619332306.9222.73------1120.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B59--351251112171160.9362.71------590.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B8--912122221.9552.63------80.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS8--1718373835.9214.38------80.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1989Southern Oregon A's NwstA-oak20---8859-----
1990Modesto A's CalifA+oak21-----112-----
1991Huntsville Stars SouAAoak22--1--67-----
1992Huntsville Stars SouAAoak23-----111-----
1992Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak23-----16-----
1993Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak24---1-51-----
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24-----104---11
1994Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak25-----65-----
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25-----14-----
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26--3-875---20-
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27--2--4---2-
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27--19-115147---6
1997Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca28-----19-----
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28-----724----
1998Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn29----410---1-
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn29--2--41----
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn30--16--40---19-
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30--67-103-25--
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31--2813-8618-16--
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32--234-3333-26--
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet33--14--494-4-5
2003Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln34--2--10-----
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet34--5---3-2--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB3122000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2000St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB3146010000000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2001St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB3227010000000500000.143.143.143.286107.500.000.0000.0071.430.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs49010000000500000.111.111.111.222109.250.000.0000.0055.560.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs46010000000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2003-04-29Released by Tigers. 
2001-12-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
2001-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-07-31TradeTraded by Mets to Cardinals for Shawon Dunston. 
1998-12-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1998-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-12-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1997-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-04-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1996-03-26Released by Athletics. 
* 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
1993Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll24109,000-75730-968,431109,000109,000
1994Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll25140,000-6272131957,101109,000249,000
1995Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll26145,000-6072433999,520109,000394,000
1996Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll27150,000-5992234957,870109,000544,000
1997Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll28340,000-45820501,182,177150,000884,000
1998New York MetsTeam Payroll29300,000-50130441,276,192170,0001,184,000
1999St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll30300,000-54722391,454,491200,0001,484,000
2000St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll31595,000-45125511,394,248200,0002,079,000
2001St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll321,500,000-33916631,897,758200,0003,579,000
2002Detroit TigersTeam Payroll332,125,000-298968++2,011,045200,0005,704,000
2003Detroit TigersTeam Payroll342,625,000-250669++2,163,527300,0008,329,000
* 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