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Tomo OhkaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2014 MLB Years: 1999-2009
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Played in Japan
Rated Prospect
Futures Game

PositionsP-293Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTomokazu Ohka
Height6-1Weight179BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 18,1976 [42.242]PlaceKyoto,Japan

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1998 by the Boston Red Sox.
Signing ScoutsRay Poitevint
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2000-BOS-#5
MLB DebutJuly 19,1999 [23.123]
OrganizationsMON [4] BOS [3] MIL [2] CHA [1] CLE [1] SEA [1] SLN [1] TOR [1] WAS [1] Awards4
TBC Player ID644Retrosheet IDohkat001MLBAM ID219594
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts19Walks76Hittable35SO/BB52vsPower35Hitting15Durability48Team.477Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1994nullIntl--Rel18114.1815213000028.0291313018180001.689.32--5.795.791.00.500-
1995nullIntl--S/R19001.9331200009.032201360001.712.89--12.545.790.46--
1996nullIntl--Rel20019.5014113000018.0271919014110002.2813.50--7.005.500.79.000-
1998nullIntl--Rel22009.0020200002.02220210002.009.00--9.004.500.50--
1999Trenton ThunderEastAAbos-ST23803.0012120000072.0632624925533001.227.881.133.136.632.121.000-
1999Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ST23701.5812120110068.0601712511631001.047.900.661.458.305.731.000-
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01502.31242401100140.0123433614361164001.137.890.902.317.443.221.0003.55
1999Boston Red SoxALMLBbos53S/R23126.23826003013.0211292680002.0814.541.384.155.541.33.3335.29
2000Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ST24962.96191903200130.211152431523782001.037.651.031.585.373.39.600-
2000Boston Red SoxALMLBbos53ST24363.1213121001069.0702524726403001.389.090.913.385.191.54.3334.42
2001Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ST25255.57880100042.055352659333001.5211.791.071.937.073.67.286-
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBbos18ST25256.1912111001052.0694036719371101.6811.871.203.276.361.95.2864.46
2001Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24ST25144.7710100000054.2653029810311001.3710.701.321.655.103.10.2004.37
2002Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24ST261383.18323112010192.2194836819451182101.249.060.892.105.512.62.6193.72
2003Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24ST2710124.16343402000199.02331069224451188001.4010.541.092.045.342.62.4554.09
2004Montreal ExposNLMLBmon34ST28373.4015150000084.29840321120383001.3910.421.172.134.041.90.3004.55
2005Washington NationalsNLMLBwas34ST29433.331091000054.0442320627173001.317.331.004.502.830.63.5715.33
2005Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil55ST29764.35222021100126.014565611628815001.3710.331.141.995.772.89.5384.05
2006Arizona BrewersArizRkmil-ST30016.0011000003.07420000002.3321.00------0.00.000-
2006Brevard County ManateesFSLA+mil-ST30100.00220000010.2122001100001.2210.12--0.848.4410.001.000-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0111.32330000013.2196201100001.4612.51--0.666.5910.00.5001.90
2006Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil55ST30454.8218180000097.09858521235504001.379.091.113.254.641.43.4444.81
2007Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea36ST310310.32440000022.23826266990002.0715.092.383.573.571.00.000-
2007Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-ST31026.87330000018.02715142370001.6413.250.981.473.442.33.000-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0058.78770000040.1654140812160001.8814.271.762.633.511.33.0005.87
2007Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor18ST31255.7910100000056.06839361022212001.6110.931.613.543.380.95.2865.99
2008Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha31S/R325114.18282081030135.2146716323351125101.339.691.532.327.433.20.313-
2009Columbus ClippersILAAAcle34ST33333.42990000052.253202069262001.189.061.031.544.442.89.500-
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle16S/R33155.9618612005071.07747471819313001.359.762.282.413.931.63.1676.32
2010Yokohama Bay StarsJap CenIntl--Rel34794.59220221000121.214572621622622001.3710.731.181.634.592.82.438-
2011Yokohama Bay StarsJap CenIntl--Rel35606.89707000032.2412625610141001.5611.301.652.763.861.401.000-
2014Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd-ST387125.15262603200157.0190103901474495201.6810.870.804.232.800.66.368-
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter51684.2620217824511101067.0118256850614030259035201.399.941.182.544.961.95.4291.44
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter35313.72989086330553.05722682307112539116101.259.261.152.026.333.13.530-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter26303.90837586330468.0490236204629932813101.259.381.191.896.283.31.464-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter803.0012120000072.0632624925533001.227.881.133.136.632.121.000-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.00220000010.2122001100001.2210.12--0.848.4410.001.000-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter016.0011000003.07420000002.3321.00------0.00.000-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7125.15262603200157.0190103901474495201.6810.870.804.232.800.66.368-
Intl Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter14115.23634591000210.224713412322791123001.5410.500.943.364.761.42.560-
Montreal Expos Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter27313.75919014010529.05902592216212030514101.3410.001.052.035.172.54.466-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11114.55403821100223.024312311328631319001.379.791.132.545.282.08.500-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6134.61332580050134.216077691651854101.5710.691.073.415.681.67.316-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter155.9618612005071.07747471819313001.359.762.282.413.931.63.167-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter255.7910100000056.06839361022212001.6110.931.613.543.380.95.286-
Washington Nationals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter433.331091000054.0442320627173001.317.331.004.502.830.63.571-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10144.26423751020220.024311710429621217001.399.941.182.544.961.95.4171.44
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14123.72393632110220.02261069128491556001.259.261.152.026.333.13.538-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBbos18p2513000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2001Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24p251015130001000603000.200.200.200.4003018.333.000.000.1770.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2001Totals for MLB-MLB         1118130001000803000.167.167.167.3343021.300.000.000.1480.0038.100.000.000.000.00
2002Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24p2630553710020042808000.127.186.145.3318167.259.018.091.1605.9741.797.000.000.0014.29
2003Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24p27335521000030021008001.182.211.182.39310065.222.000.036.1813.0815.385.000.000.000.00
2004Montreal ExposNLMLBmon34p281425020000101800000.080.115.080.1952026.118.000.080.0963.8530.778.000.000.000.00
2005Washington NationalsNLMLBwas34p291116140000000501000.250.250.250.5004017.364.000.000.2220.0029.410.000.000.000.00
2005Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil55p2922381200030022002000.053.100.053.1532042.111.000.053.0804.7647.6210.000.000.000.00
2001Totals for NL-NL         33542600030022503000.111.143.111.2546059.207.000.037.1203.3942.3712.500.000.000.00
2006Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil55p3018310510060011503000.161.188.194.3826135.313.033.065.1722.8642.8615.000.000.0020.00
2007Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-3136000000000400000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle16p3312000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2010Yokohama Bay StarsJap CenIntl--3422331400010011702000.121.147.121.2684036.250.000.030.1262.7847.2217.000.000.000.00
2011Yakult SwallowsJap CenIntl--3579000000000602000.000.000.000.0000011.000.000.000.0000.0054.550.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter14024083320015101095025001.138.172.146.318352275.228.008.054.0003.6434.559.500.000.006.06
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter36000000000400000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter36000000000400000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Intl Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter29421400010012304000.095.116.095.2114047.211.000.024.0002.1348.9423.000.000.000.00
Montreal Expos Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter87150622100610752019001.147.185.153.338231176.224.006.060.0003.9829.557.430.000.004.55
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter40691710090033505000.101.139.116.2558177.206.015.058.0003.9045.4511.670.000.0014.29
Washington Nationals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1116140000000501000.250.250.250.5004017.364.000.000.0000.0029.410.000.000.000.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162278938200171012110029001.138.172.146.318412318.228.008.054.0003.6434.559.500.000.006.06
Average Minor - Per 162 games16232400000000021600000.000.000.000.00000324.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1999Trenton Thunder EastAAbos23P12--56111211.9170.92------12100.08.5
1999Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos23P12--37-210101.0000.83------12100.08.3
1999Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23P8-13-3--331.0000.380.23-----8100.04.9
2000Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24P19--1321--34341.0001.79------19100.013.3
2000Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24P13-6987111615.9381.150.22-----13100.08.0
2001Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos25P8--141-65.8330.63------8100.05.6
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25P12-5283121211.9170.920.21-----12100.07.5
2001Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25P10-5448--12121.0001.200.22-----10100.06.2
2002Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26P32-1922431-255551.0001.720.29-----32100.019.8
2003Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27P34341991035424945.9181.320.23-----34100.021.0
2004Montreal ExposNLMLBmon28P151584411131615.9381.000.18-----15100.09.3
2005Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil29P2220126718-225251.0001.140.20-----22100.013.6
2005Washington NationalsNLMLBwas29P10954191-1110.9091.000.19-----1190.96.2
2006Arizona Brewers ArizRkmil30P1---2--221.0002.00------1100.01.8
2006Brevard County Manatees FSLA+mil30P2---3--331.0001.50------2100.01.6
2006Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil30P181897812512520.8001.110.21-----18100.011.1
2007Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31P101056432-97.7780.700.13-----10100.06.2
2008Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha32P28--517112322.9570.79------28100.019.9
2009Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle33P9--58-113131.0001.44------9100.06.3
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33P1867179-116161.0000.890.23-----18100.011.1
MLB Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P2021121067851491514249234.9401.160.22-----2020.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P76--2757248684.9771.11------760.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--56111211.9170.92------120.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---3--331.0001.50------20.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---2--221.0002.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1999Trenton Thunder EastAAbos2312----------
1999Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2312----------
1999Boston Red SoxALMLBbos238----------
2000Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2419----------
2000Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2413----------
2001Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos258----------
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2512----------
2001Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2510----------
2002Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2632----------
2003Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2734----------
2004Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2815----------
2005Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil2922----------
2005Washington NationalsNLMLBwas2910----------
2006Arizona Brewers ArizRkmil301----------
2006Brevard County Manatees FSLA+mil302----------
2006Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil3018----------
2007Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3110----------
2008Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha3228----------
2009Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle339----------
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3318----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB30136.00761000024.04123164319101.8315.381.501.137.136.338.63.250
2007Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB31112.84541000019.01766128001.008.050.470.953.794.002.84.500
2008Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB32000.90606002010.0711124000.906.300.901.803.602.000.90.000
2009Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB33000.0000000006.0100000000.171.500.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs243.5118108002059.06630236731101.2410.070.921.074.734.434.58.333

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3053000000001002000.000.250.000.250006.000.000.33316.670.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs53000000001002000.000.250.000.250006.000.000.33316.670.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1999Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (SP) ... Boston Red Sox Minor League Player of the Year2
2000Boston Red Sox Minor League Player of the Year ... Triple A All-Star Team (SP)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-03-31PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Orioles41.013  
2016-12-15PBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract40.272Team Roster on 2016-12-15
2014-03-23PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Blue Jays38.005  
2013-12-12PToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract37.269Team Roster on 2013-12-12
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2008-12-05ContractSigned by Indians to minor league contract 
2007-06-19ContractSigned by Cardinals to minor league contract 
2007-06-18Released by Blue Jays 
2007-01-25ContractSigned by Blue Jays 
2006-07-18InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-05-03InjuredDisabled -- partial undersurface tear of the right rotator cuff 
2006-02-15ContractSigned by Brewers 
2004-09-14InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-08-03InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2004-06-11InjuredDisabled -- broken right arm 
2001-07-31TradeTraded by Red Sox with Rich Rundles to Expos for Ugueth Urbina. 
1998-11-20Purchased by Red Sox from Yokohama Bay Stars (Japan Central). 
1998-11-19ContractSigned as nondrafted free agent by Red Sox 
* 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
1999Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll23200,000-80732-1,454,491200,000200,000
2000Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll24175,000-79535-1,394,248200,000375,000
2001Montreal ExposTeam Payroll25225,000-69626231,897,758200,000600,000
2001Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll25225,000-69632231,897,758200,000600,000
2002Montreal ExposTeam Payroll26240,000-64728282,011,045200,000840,000
2003Montreal ExposTeam Payroll27340,000-55213312,163,527300,0001,180,000
2004Montreal ExposTeam Payroll282,337,500-252773++2,070,100300,0003,517,500
2005Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll292,750,000-247673++2,189,055300,0006,267,500
2005Washington NationalsTeam Payroll292,750,000-2471073++2,189,055300,0006,267,500
2006Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll304,530,000-157681++2,365,072327,00010,797,500
2007Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll311,500,000-35612562,459,737380,00012,297,500
2009Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll33400,000-72429-2,746,792400,00012,697,500
* 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