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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Hector Ortiz
Stat Years
1988-2005  [mlb] 1998-2002
Height/Weight
6-0 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (1219) ... 1B (24) ... 3B (3) ... DH (1)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Luis Hernaiz Verone (Canovanas,PR)
Colleges
Ranger College (Ranger, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in Round #35 (#894 overall) of the 1988 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1998-09-14 - Boxscore  (Age: 28.335)
Service Time
Organizations
LAN [8] KCA [5] CHN [2] TEX [1] WAS [1] COL [1] TBA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 634 ... retro id: ortih001 ... mlbam id: 136582
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1988Salem DodgersNwstA-lan-18c---1327751110040251611000.143.205.156.36184121.052.013.1805.9519.053.200.00.009.1
    1989Salem DodgersNwstA-lan-19c---2441401332310122142412000.229.255.264.519147374.071.035.2762.7216.336.000.00.0012.5
    1989Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan4719c---2428551201040061524000.141.215.165.38097141.094.024.1716.1915.462.500.00.008.3
    1990Yakima BearsNwstA-lan-20c---3521731647310121151511010.272.296.301.597180524.058.029.2972.788.333.000.00.008.5
    1991Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan4721c---4421233282008005830000.228.275.244.519131302.057.016.2433.826.111.600.00.007.1
    1992Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+lan-22c---56320619588113123211653200.282.359.345.7042377110.160.063.2988.866.750.76206.00.4217.2
    1992San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-22c---52659112100500111311000.203.338.220.55872131.203.017.26115.2818.061.180.00.008.3
    1993San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-23c---64913162850160291703020.214.264.275.539143366.115.061.2396.2911.891.89131.00.7021.4
    1993Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-23c---61844081103000612000.182.200.250.45047112.068.068.2110.0012.770.000.00.0025.0
    1994San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-24c---72475490004002710204.120.150.120.2708090.027.000.1292.508.753.500.00.000.0
    1994Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-24c---73493728110100031200107.301.320.333.65397312.065.032.3413.0912.374.000.00.007.1
    1995Orlando CubsSouAAchn-25c---8962991370120018052039114010.234.281.274.5553258212.090.040.2656.1512.001.950.00.0017.1
    1996Orlando CubsSouAAchn-26c---978216164780015122623013212.218.298.255.553246558.153.037.24010.579.350.880.00.0017.0
    1996Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-26c---9277961920030031600115.241.265.266.53183212.063.025.2973.6119.285.330.00.0010.5
    1997Wichita WranglersTexAAkca-27c---1059180204530125122115242010.250.332.283.615209514.144.033.26510.057.180.71180.00.488.9
    1997Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-27c---102163712300300131500001.190.329.238.56776153.254.048.25017.1119.741.150.00.0025.0
    1998Wichita WranglersTexAAkca-28c---11413120000012100000.154.267.154.4211520.077.000.16713.336.670.500.00.000.0
    1998Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-28c---116319117437001200926120010.225.264.262.526203507.084.037.2614.4312.812.890.00.0016.3
    1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca5228cL-S-E-P1144100000000000000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1999San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-29c---124012110294001301101700302.240.291.273.564134334.107.033.2717.4612.691.700.00.0013.8
    1999Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-29c-1b---12551642150906202372710318.305.331.470.8011757715.201.165.3284.0015.433.8627.33.4330.0
    2000Omaha Golden SpikesPCLAAAkca-30c---1368227307312062443221813128.322.382.454.83625410318.233.132.3288.667.090.8237.82.3624.7
    2000Oaxaca GuerrerosMexAAA----30c---1314100000001200000.000.200.000.200500.250.000.00020.0040.002.000.00.000.0
    2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2230cL-S-E-P13268815346005008812010.386.443.455.89899406.159.069.4258.088.081.000.00.0017.6
    2001Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-31c---144215019397021503152601405.260.320.347.667170529.167.087.2948.8215.291.7375.01.1823.1
    2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2231cL-S-E-P14561541238610111392412005.247.293.299.592166467.097.052.2925.4214.462.670.00.0018.4
    2002Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca1832c---1535991025501510111526002.253.339.333.672118336.202.080.2899.3212.711.3699.00.8524.0
    2002Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-32c---152582317200701111601103.207.298.232.53095192.146.025.25411.5816.841.450.00.0011.8
    2002Texas RangersALMLBtex5032cL-S-E-P15714131012001100001.214.267.500.7671572.357.286.1676.676.671.0014.06.6766.7
    2003Durham BullsILAAAtba1933c---16682212654140025012023170011.244.310.308.6182496814.149.064.2738.039.241.150.00.0025.9
    2004Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-34c---174615518417011511102621128.265.315.329.644169518.129.064.3105.9215.382.60155.00.5919.5
    2005New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAwas-35c---1874254136360128011333131114.248.286.283.569272727.083.035.2814.7812.132.54254.00.3711.1
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)93260297513111813183324016.288.339.358.6972849315.131.070.3276.3411.621.83260.00.3520.0
    American League Totals (4 yrs)93260297513111813183324016.288.339.358.6972849315.131.070.3276.3411.621.83260.00.3520.0
    Minor League Totals12283724310902126620327153328548728472912120.242.299.295.59441131100152.125.053.2726.9311.841.71186.20.4916.9
    Minor: A- Totals12839034907202834145534010.231.263.259.5224111019.062.028.2693.4113.383.930.00.0010.0
    Minor: A+ Totals1474142798102143233239107200.237.306.278.58446511513.116.041.2586.888.391.22414.00.2213.3
    Minor: AA Totals37610947124233028621310113251014438.221.287.257.544122428135.118.036.2468.2510.781.31547.00.1614.5
    Minor: AAA Totals577182617847276217170813138261102613782.258.312.330.642201360395.145.072.2916.8612.971.89107.40.8420.1
    Kansas City Royals Totals (3 yrs)86246287212101613173224015.293.343.350.6932698613.118.057.3366.3211.901.880.00.0018.1
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)714131012001100001.214.267.500.7671572.357.286.1676.676.671.0014.06.6766.7
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1994San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-241---000.0010001101.00000110001.000.000.009.009.000.001.00.000
    1994Minor Totals: LANbyYearAA----241---000.0010001101.00000110001.000.000.009.009.000.001.00.000
    Minor League Totals000.0010001101.00000110001.000.000.009.009.000.001.00.000
    Minor: AA Totals000.0010001101.00000110001.000.000.009.009.000.001.00.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1988Salem DodgersNwstA-18C2700.01571871182175.9626.500.0035.584.42
    1988Salem DodgersNwstA-183B100.00100111.0001.000.001.33.15
    1989Salem DodgersNwstA-19C4100.026824122304292.9617.100.0053.993.21
    1989Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+19C4000.01742361203197.9704.900.0029.495.22
    1990Yakima BearsNwstA-20C5200.03926275461454.9858.700.0068.4100.01
    1991Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+21C3300.02382870273266.9748.100.0025.278.62
    1992Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+22C6300.04284432475472.9947.500.0046.3100.01
    1992San Antonio MissionsTexAA22C2500.01402332166163.9826.500.0018.496.23
    1993San Antonio MissionsTexAA23C4800.03114283361353.9787.400.0035.898.02
    1993San Antonio MissionsTexAA233B100.00101111.0001.000.000.72.06
    1993Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA23C1800.07811209189.9784.900.0012.6100.03
    1994San Antonio MissionsTexAA24C2300.01662322191189.9908.200.0016.995.83
    1994Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA24C3000.01442040168164.9765.500.0021.688.22
    1995Orlando CubsSouAA25C9400.05677265645639.9916.800.0065.797.91
    1996Orlando CubsSouAA26C7600.04753262513507.9886.700.0054.797.41
    1996Iowa CubsAmerAAA26C2500.0139920150148.9875.900.0017.492.63
    1997Wichita WranglersTexAA27C5900.034040150395380.9626.400.0042.1100.01
    1997Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA27C2100.0130631139136.9786.500.0014.6100.04
    1998Wichita WranglersTexAA28C400.0246103130.9687.500.002.9100.04
    1998Omaha RoyalsPCLAAA28C6200.03183084356348.9785.600.0038.098.41
    1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLB28C300.04000441.0001.300.001.975.05
    1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLB281B100.0000000.0000.000.000.625.06
    1999San Antonio MissionsTexAA29C3800.02382662270264.9786.900.0027.195.03
    1999Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA29C3300.02132372243236.9717.200.0023.760.02
    1999Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA291B1800.0999311111108.9736.000.0012.932.74
    2000Omaha Golden SpikesPCLAAA30C5300.02912865325319.9826.000.0037.177.92
    2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLB30C260223.01301811149148.9935.700.6616.0100.04
    2001Omaha RoyalsPCLAAA31C2900.01981120211209.9917.200.0020.169.02
    2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLB31C550410.02802831311308.9905.600.7534.098.21
    2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLB31DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.811
    2002Omaha RoyalsPCLAAA32C3400.02211151237232.9796.800.0023.697.13
    2002Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAA32C2500.01671911187186.9957.400.0017.4100.03
    2002Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAA323B100.0121043.7503.000.000.74.08
    2002Texas RangersALMLB32C7038.0220102322.9573.100.584.3100.04
    2003Durham BullsILAAA33C6000.03842130408405.9936.800.0042.988.21
    2003Durham BullsILAAA331B500.0422154544.9788.800.003.67.45
    2004Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA34C4200.02752210298297.9977.100.0029.491.32
    2005New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAA35C7300.05612527588586.9978.000.0052.198.61
    MLB Totals - (C)9106714364652487482.9905.300.720.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (C)505003119236462134013355.9866.600.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)230014111416156152.9746.600.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)100121043.7503.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (C)367002261264471625722525.9826.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)1000101111.0001.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (C)1360084095163951935.9836.900.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (C)12000817104268947921.9737.700.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (3B)1000100111.0001.000.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1988Minor-27--1------
    1989Minor-81---------
    1990Minor-52---------
    1991Minor-33---------
    1992Minor-88---------
    1993Minor-66--1------
    1994Minor-53---------
    1995Minor-94---------
    1996Minor-101---------
    1997Minor-80---------
    1998MLB-31--------
    1998Minor-66---------
    1999Minor-7118--------
    2000MLB-26---------
    2000Minor-53---------
    2001MLB-55--------1
    2001Minor-29---------
    2002MLB-7---------
    2002Minor-59--1------
    2003Minor-605--------
    2004Minor-42---------
    2005Minor-73---------
    Totals-121924-3-----1