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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Benjamin Jose Molina
Stat Years
1993-2010  [mlb] 1998-2010
Height/Weight
5-11 / 207
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (1687) ... DH (39)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
None listed
Colleges
Arizona Western College (Yuma, Arizona)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the in 1993
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1998-09-21 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.063)
Service Time
10.077 (2009)
Organizations
ANA [9] CAL [4] SFN [4] TOR [1] TEX [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 687 ... retro id: molib001 ... mlbam id: 134260
Relations
Brother of Jose Molina, Brother of Yadier Molina
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1993Arizona Angels ArizRkcal-18c---12780921620100210410100.263.348.388.73692318.225.125.27310.874.350.400.00.0038.1
    1994Cedar Rapids KernelsMidwAcal-19c---2481711448803161281231003.281.324.380.7041836511.140.099.2884.376.561.5057.01.6422.9
    1995Cedar Rapids KernelsMidwAcal-20c---33913315399041711151111104.293.367.451.8181516013.271.158.2949.937.280.7333.22.6533.3
    1995Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+cal-20c---32796213772212008743112.385.450.5631.0131125411.260.178.3987.146.250.8848.01.7929.7
    1995Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcal-20c---312000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1996Midland AngelsTexAAcal-21c---410836545100212854012525645116.274.327.408.73540514931.200.134.2736.176.171.0045.61.9831.0
    1997Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+ana-22c---5361491842102433017900325.282.308.456.7641596816.215.174.2734.405.661.2937.22.5238.1
    1997Midland AngelsTexAAana-22c---5291061835806300010700202.330.381.575.9561186114.340.245.3058.475.930.7017.75.0840.0
    1998Midland AngelsTexAAana-23c---6411542855809390114730127.357.419.5841.0031729017.312.227.3318.144.070.5017.15.2330.9
    1998Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAana-23c---6491841354911221151401106.293.311.370.6811916811.103.077.3122.627.332.80184.00.5220.4
    1998Anaheim AngelsALMLBana6323cL-S-E-P621000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1999Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAana-24c---765241286916074112151761417.286.338.440.77826710623.212.154.2815.626.371.1334.42.6233.3
    1999Anaheim AngelsALMLBana6324cL-S-E-P73110182650110016620005.257.312.337.649109346.129.080.2665.505.501.00101.00.9223.1
    2000Anaheim AngelsALMLBana6325cL-S-E-P8130473591332021471102333647017.281.318.421.73951319936.190.140.2754.486.431.4333.82.7327.1
    2001Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+ana-26c---9311161002000100000.545.545.6361.1811171.091.091.6000.009.090.000.00.0016.7
    2001Salt Lake StingersPCLAAAana-26c---9518251003002300002.278.350.333.6832061.167.055.33310.0015.001.500.00.0020.0
    2001Anaheim AngelsALMLBana126cL-S-E-P996325318511064001165182438.262.309.351.66035511417.135.089.2904.5114.373.1954.21.6920.0
    2002Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+ana-27c---1012010000001010000.500.750.5001.250410.500.000.50025.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2002Anaheim AngelsALMLBana127cL-S-E-P1012242834105180547001534466315.245.274.322.59645913823.112.077.2533.277.412.2785.61.0921.9
    2003Anaheim AngelsALMLBana128cL-S-E-P11119409371152401471111331224217.281.304.443.74743018138.193.162.2743.027.212.3829.23.2633.0
    2004Anaheim AngelsALMLBana129cL-S-E-P129733736931301054011835224118.276.313.404.71736313623.178.128.2804.969.641.9433.72.7524.7
    2005Los Angeles Angels of AnaheimALMLBana130cL-S-E-P13119410451211701569022741156214.295.336.446.78244918332.212.151.2946.019.131.5227.33.3426.5
    2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor131cL-S-E-P14117433441232011957111947402115.284.319.467.78645820240.226.183.2824.1510.262.4722.84.1532.5
    2007San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn132cL-S-E-P15134497381371911981001553212213.276.298.433.73151721539.187.157.2762.9010.253.5326.23.6828.5
    2008San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn133cL-S-E-P161455304615533016950019389011523.292.322.445.76756923649.189.153.2853.346.682.0033.12.8131.6
    2009San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn134cL-S-E-P171324915213025120800013685011314.265.285.442.72752021746.204.177.2662.5013.085.2324.53.8535.4
    2010San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn135cL-S-E-P186120217526031700141930247.257.312.332.644221679.144.075.2696.338.601.3667.31.3617.3
    2010Texas RangersALMLBtex1135cL-S-E-P185717510426121900101515407.240.279.320.599195569.137.080.2475.137.691.5087.51.0321.4
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)13624812457131721761447113720847149276326173.274.307.411.71851591978367.180.137.2754.039.132.2633.42.7927.9
    American League Totals (10 yrs)89030923048431344864383714729330263712116.273.309.402.71133321243224.176.129.2754.418.791.9936.02.5826.6
    National League Totals (4 yrs)4721720153474832582730061178191261457.276.303.427.7301827735143.187.151.2753.349.742.9229.73.1730.2
    Minor League Totals4791712212512104944279411120118251119754.299.350.447.7971887766157.214.148.2986.366.250.9838.92.3330.7
    Minor: Rk Totals2780921620100210410100.263.348.388.73692318.225.125.27310.874.350.400.00.0038.1
    Minor: A Totals87304298717073323232342107.286.343.411.75433412524.197.125.2916.896.891.0043.42.1027.6
    Minor: A+ Totals67258408618464701161753437.333.378.504.88228613028.229.171.3355.595.941.0643.02.1032.6
    Minor: AA Totals1786259119037223123024939948325.304.359.480.83969530062.251.176.2927.055.610.8027.23.3132.6
    Minor: AAA Totals12044543128261866232235625115.288.326.404.73048018035.164.116.2954.587.291.5955.61.6727.3
    Anaheim Angels Totals (7 yrs)5972074205557912502932491190241625980.269.304.387.6912230802143.161.118.2734.088.522.0941.52.2425.7
    San Francisco Giants Totals (4 yrs)4721720153474832582730061178191261457.276.303.427.7301827735143.187.151.2753.349.742.9229.73.1730.2
    Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Totals (1 yrs)119410451211701569022741156214.295.336.446.78244918332.212.151.2946.019.131.5227.33.3426.5
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (1 yrs)117433441232011957111947402115.284.319.467.78645820240.226.183.2824.1510.262.4722.84.1532.5
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)5717510426121900101515407.240.279.320.599195569.137.080.2475.137.691.5087.51.0321.4
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1993Arizona Angels ArizRk18C800.04720049491.0006.100.0014.529.63
    1994Cedar Rapids KernelsMidwA19C4500.034940102399389.9758.600.0032.493.82
    1995Cedar Rapids KernelsMidwA20C3900.02833275322315.9788.100.0028.3100.02
    1995Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+20C2700.01951610212211.9957.800.0019.4100.03
    1995Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA20C100.04000441.0004.000.000.7100.07
    1996Midland AngelsTexAA21C9700.06158179703696.9907.200.0069.389.81
    1997Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+22C3300.02393613276275.9968.300.0025.491.73
    1997Midland AngelsTexAA22C1300.07415239189.9786.800.009.444.84
    1998Midland AngelsTexAA23C3300.02332132257254.9887.700.0023.680.51
    1998Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA23C4400.03162452345340.9867.700.0030.889.82
    1998Anaheim AngelsALMLB23C200.01000111.0000.500.001.2100.05
    1999Edmonton TrappersPCLAAA24C5400.03514735401398.9937.400.0038.883.12
    1999Anaheim AngelsALMLB24C3000.01921922213211.9917.000.0018.596.82
    2000Anaheim AngelsALMLB25C12701,092.06856079752745.9915.900.6878.497.71
    2000Anaheim AngelsALMLB25DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.512
    2001Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+26C300.01540019191.0006.300.002.1100.09
    2001Salt Lake StingersPCLAAA26C400.02720029291.0007.300.002.880.06
    2001Anaheim AngelsALMLB26C940781.25273654568563.9916.000.7258.097.91
    2001Anaheim AngelsALMLB26DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.016
    2002Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+27C100.08100991.0009.000.000.7100.04
    2002Anaheim AngelsALMLB27C12101,014.17076016768767.9996.300.7674.799.21
    2003Anaheim AngelsALMLB28C117109949.267262510739734.9936.300.7772.298.31
    2004Anaheim AngelsALMLB29C8989762.05975635656653.9957.300.8654.991.81
    2004Anaheim AngelsALMLB29DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.15.27
    2005Los Angeles Angels of AnaheimALMLB30C105100873.16414835692689.9966.600.7964.888.21
    2005Los Angeles Angels of AnaheimALMLB30DH1100.0000000.0000.000.006.89.26
    2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLB31C9998842.06144826664662.9976.700.7961.184.61
    2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLB31DH16150.0000000.0000.000.009.913.75
    2007San Francisco GiantsNLMLB32C1291251,104.08086184877869.9916.700.7979.696.31
    2008San Francisco GiantsNLMLB33C1361321,128.0987715610631058.9957.800.9484.093.81
    2008San Francisco GiantsNLMLB33DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.74
    2009San Francisco GiantsNLMLB34C1231201,042.0942775810241019.9958.300.9875.993.21
    2009San Francisco GiantsNLMLB34DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.82
    2010San Francisco GiantsNLMLB35C5855458.13963614433432.9987.400.9435.895.12
    2010Texas RangersALMLB35C5550439.13552451384379.9876.900.8634.096.52
    2010San Francisco GiantsNLMLB35DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.63
    2010Texas RangersALMLB35DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.86
    MLB Totals - (C)128587810,4858124658527088348782.9946.800.840.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)39150000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (C)103006987387779771.9907.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (C)14300922117121410511039.9897.300.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (C)64004575723516514.9968.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (C)840063272177721704.9768.400.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (C)8004720049491.0006.100.000.00.00
    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
    1993Minor-8---------
    1994Minor-45---------
    1995Minor-67---------
    1996Minor-97---------
    1997Minor-46---------
    1998MLB-2---------
    1998Minor-77---------
    1999MLB-30---------
    1999Minor-54---------
    2000MLB-127--------2
    2001MLB-94--------1
    2001Minor-7---------
    2002MLB-121---------
    2002Minor-1---------
    2003MLB-117---------
    2004MLB-89--------5
    2005MLB-105--------11
    2006MLB-99--------16
    2007MLB-129---------
    2008MLB-136--------1
    2009MLB-123--------1
    2010MLB-113--------2
    Totals-1687--------39