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Bobby ScalesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2012 MLB Years: 2009-2010
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Positions2B-539, OF-253, 3B-205, 1B-79, LF-26, RF-11, SS-6Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBobby Leon Scales
Height6-0Weight175BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 4,1977 [40.286]PlaceSouthfield,Michigan
High SchoolSouthfield-Lathrup (Southfield,MI)
CollegeUniversity of Michigan (Ann Arbor,MI)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 14th round (442nd overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsMike KeenanService Time0.098 (2011)
MLB DebutMay 5,2009 [31.213]
OrganizationsSDN [7] CHN [4] NYN [1] PHI [1] BOS [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID6934Retrosheet IDscalb001MLBAM ID457384
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed63Power64Contact41XBH59RBIs60Runs56Hitting69Durability66Team.509Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1996University of MichiganBigTenNCAA-12b18276771710073281806000.254.333.269.60218181.347.015.149.2869.8822.222.250.000.005.88
1997University of MichiganBigTenNCAA-12b195218647568132945343034200.301.413.403.8167512229.342.102.280.37214.8513.100.881.3162.0021.43
1998University of MichiganBigTenNCAA-12b20471733861122325867229226006.353.367.497.8648617203.411.144.613.3770.9914.2914.501.4857.6727.87
1999University of MichiganBigTenNCAA-12b2164248759220495046414073502.371.465.5931.05814733304.407.222.379.45513.4913.160.982.9627.5635.87
1999Idaho Falls BravesPioRksdn-2b2144169474914613072293122106.290.398.462.8607821203.348.172.373.38114.2915.271.070.49169.0042.86
2000Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAsdn112b22812694276143127147395233059.283.379.368.7479918314.347.085.257.33712.4216.561.330.32269.0023.68
2001Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+sdn132b239836246982445422074478101017.271.365.401.76614533417.333.130.287.34010.5518.711.771.2072.4033.67
2002Mobile BayBearsSouAAsdn-2b-3b2497250406913342763275641013.276.356.400.75610020282.342.124.244.3369.5719.862.071.4262.5028.99
2003Mobile BayBearsSouAAsdn53b-2b25100301418522333782366321224.282.361.405.76612228342.346.123.262.33810.5318.421.750.88100.3332.94
2003Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-of2511438167002307600000.372.460.535.99523750.432.163.395.43414.0012.000.860.000.0043.75
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11134449101293339112436921224.294.373.422.79514535392.358.128.279.35010.9717.601.600.77114.6734.65
2004Mobile BayBearsSouAAsdn-of2620681218600520131530020.265.405.353.75824684.340.088.309.34315.4817.861.150.000.0033.33
2004Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn10of-2b2673213265013212431275650028.235.335.329.6647016245.314.094.230.30011.0222.862.070.41213.0032.00
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         93281386819212951407180048.242.353.335.6889422329.321.093.249.31112.1621.581.780.30281.0032.35
2005Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-of-3b2712037650103192146194539860109.274.372.447.81916835436.336.173.327.36112.1622.481.853.2126.8633.98
2006Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-of2810535746104227744334410036533.291.369.451.82016136415.380.160.283.35410.6024.102.271.6951.0034.62
2007Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos10of-2b29122432641272881157143509483645.294.373.472.84520447499.348.178.319.36610.0218.841.882.2039.2737.01
2008Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn112b3012138794124202155975599054218.320.415.499.91419337457.384.179.336.40112.9119.691.533.2825.8029.84
2009Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn113b-1b3191306418515153988466151206.278.379.382.76111721360.331.104.255.34612.7816.941.331.3961.2024.71
2009Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24lf-2b315112415308231500113220115.242.312.411.7235113138.300.169.258.3147.9723.192.912.1741.3343.33
2010Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn112b32119373681003331053737277103449.268.397.453.85016946462.310.185.389.37515.5816.671.072.1637.3046.00
2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn193b321013440002107500000.308.550.308.8584020.500.000.615.42435.0025.000.710.000.000.00
2011Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn112b3368230487022294356475830324.304.424.535.95912333283.367.231.430.41416.6120.491.233.1825.5647.14
2011Hiroshima Toyo CarpJap CenIntl--33802873475110930202510340103.261.328.394.72211320317.375.133.226.3227.8932.494.122.8431.8926.67
2012Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn102b343210916371002922221822020.339.459.486.9455312135.393.147.349.41316.3013.330.821.4854.5032.43
2012Orix BuffaloesJap PacIntl--34853054280163523414710380213.262.373.384.75711724362.377.122.285.33912.9828.452.191.3861.0030.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6113719348231710183720115.248.342.401.7435513158.316.153.292.00011.3923.422.061.9045.6738.24
Minor League Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1302424568912112824688559118566159537127262981.285.383.436.81918494164984.348.151.310.00012.3419.121.551.7748.2434.35
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter8622826461816189277439161354276584719231852.289.388.453.84112812903342.350.164.325.00012.7819.691.542.2138.1935.54
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter217619931724167691657613492257.278.364.397.76124654708.344.119.260.00010.7318.931.760.9988.4331.40
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9836246982445422074478101017.271.365.401.76614533417.333.130.287.00010.5518.711.771.2072.4033.67
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter812694276143127147395233059.283.379.368.7479918314.347.085.257.00012.4216.561.330.32269.0023.68
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter44169474914613072293122106.290.398.462.8607821203.348.172.373.00014.2915.271.070.49169.0042.86
Intl Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1655927615527314536172206120316.262.352.389.74123044679.376.127.257.00010.6030.342.862.0642.2928.39
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter190674167226417151119720851171239708.335.415.484.89932663817.384.149.389.00010.4014.321.381.8444.9327.88
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6113719348231710183720115.248.342.401.7435513158.316.153.292.00011.3923.422.061.9045.6738.24
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623645090215845304898503313.248.342.401.74314635420.316.153.292.00011.3923.422.061.9045.6738.24
Average Minor - Per 162 games16252886151356117015777119933410.285.383.436.81923052620.348.151.310.00012.3419.121.551.7748.2434.35

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1999Idaho Falls Braves PioRksdn212B38--791101020199189.9504.97------4486.450.7
2000Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAsdn222B59--1191591527293278.9494.71------8172.843.1
2000Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAsdn22OF16--1121-1413.9290.81------8119.811.7
2001Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn232B59--95144719246239.9724.05------9860.242.1
2001Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn23OF22--39-1-4039.9751.77------9822.415.7
2002Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn242B29--5472410130126.9694.34------9729.920.9
2002Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn243B19--532744437.8411.95------9719.613.7
2002Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn24OF4--1---111.0000.25------974.12.9
2003Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn253B29--2342937465.8782.24------10029.021.0
2003Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn252B19--28383146966.9573.47------10019.013.8
2003Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn25OF18--2111-2322.9571.22------10018.013.0
2003Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn25OF6--131--14141.0002.33------1154.54.2
2003Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn253B3--34--771.0002.33------1127.32.1
2003Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn252B2--52--771.0003.50------1118.21.4
2004Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn26OF18--2413-2825.8931.39------2090.012.9
2004Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn262B1--25-1771.0007.00------205.00.7
2004Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn26OF18--2413-2825.8931.39------7324.712.5
2004Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn262B15--2134285755.9653.67------7320.510.4
2004Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn263B6--69--15151.0002.50------738.24.2
2005Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn27OF46--902119392.9892.00------12038.332.2
2005Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn273B28--2146777467.9052.39------12023.319.6
2005Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn272B2--57-112121.0006.00------1201.71.4
2006Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi28OF54--99611106105.9911.94------10551.438.0
2006Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi283B17--1226334138.9272.24------10516.212.0
2006Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi282B9--1213132625.9622.78------1058.66.3
2006Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi281B4--323-135351.0008.75------1053.82.8
2007Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos29OF41--6671-7473.9861.78------12233.628.9
2007Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos292B33--4891511144139.9654.21------12227.023.2
2007Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos291B31--25517325275272.9898.77------12225.421.8
2007Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos293B4---4--441.0001.00------1223.32.8
2007Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos29SS3--171198.8892.67------1222.52.1
2008Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn302B70--1451621047317307.9684.39------12157.949.3
2008Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn303B15--920433329.8791.93------12112.410.6
2008Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn301B12--1066-81121121.0009.33------1219.98.5
2008Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn30OF10--102111312.9231.20------1218.37.0
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn313B47--247989111103.9282.19------9151.632.6
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn311B31--20218-242202201.0007.10------9134.121.5
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn312B15--2134175655.9823.67------9116.510.4
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn31LF8--5---551.0000.63------918.85.6
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn31RF5--12---12121.0002.40------915.53.5
2009Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31LF171411332---32321.0001.880.28-----5133.310.6
2009Chicago CubsNLMLBchn312B118671419143433.9713.000.49-----5121.66.8
2009Chicago CubsNLMLBchn313B8758611111817.9442.130.29-----5115.75.0
2009Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31RF41183---331.0000.750.17-----517.82.5
2010Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn322B89--168211447383379.9904.26------11974.861.8
2010Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn323B17--929434238.9052.24------11914.311.8
2010Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn321B1--8---881.0008.00------1190.80.7
2010Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn32LF1--2---221.0002.00------1190.80.7
2010Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn32RF1--31--441.0004.00------1190.80.7
2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn323B733976311613.8131.860.33-----1070.04.3
2011Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn332B61--83158523246241.9803.95------6889.742.7
2011Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn333B4--272-119.8182.25------685.92.8
2012Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn342B27--4648159594.9893.48------3284.418.9
2012Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn34SS3--35-1881.0002.67------329.42.1
2012Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn34RF1--1---111.0001.00------323.10.7
2012Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn343B1---------------323.10.7
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF171411332---32321.0001.880.28-----170.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B1510971317423430.8822.000.31-----150.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B118671419143433.9713.000.49-----110.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF41183---331.0000.750.17-----40.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 10 season(s)-   2B323--5547602915213431314.9784.07------3230.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF175--3021973328321.9791.83------1750.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 10 season(s)-   3B142--862242825338310.9172.18------1420.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B79--60344358650647.9958.19------790.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF9--7---771.0000.78------90.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF7--161--17171.0002.43------70.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS6--412121716.9412.67------60.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B49--84115725206199.9664.06------490.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B48--2874167118102.8642.13------480.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF40--4624-5248.9231.20------400.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B59--95144719246239.9724.05------590.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF22--39-1-4039.9751.77------220.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B59--1191591527293278.9494.71------590.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF16--1121-1413.9290.81------160.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B38--791101020199189.9504.97------380.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1999Idaho Falls Braves PioRksdn21---38-------
2000Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAsdn22---59-----16-
2001Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn23---59-----22-
2002Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn24---29-19---4-
2003Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn25---19-29---18-
2003Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn25---2-3---6-
2004Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn26---1-----18-
2004Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn26---15-6---18-
2005Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn27---2-28---46-
2006Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi28--49-17---54-
2007Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos29--313334---41-
2008Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn30--1270-15---10-
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn31--3115-478-5--
2009Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31---11-817-4--
2010Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn32--189-171-1--
2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32-----7-----
2011Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn33---61-4-----
2012Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn34---2731--1--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB281211100001001200101.000.077.000.0770013.000.000.0917.6915.382.000.000.000.00
2007Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB292836394005113700002.250.308.361.66913439.310.111.1947.6917.952.330.000.0044.44
2008Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3066000000001000000.000.143.000.143007.000.000.16714.290.000.000.000.000.00
2009Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB312446101450011015901001.304.373.413.78619552.378.109.1969.6217.311.800.000.0035.71
2010Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB321625832002002520000.120.241.200.4415229.150.080.1606.9017.242.500.000.0066.67
2011Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB331624691017116300000.375.500.5421.04213230.400.167.41720.0010.000.503.3324.0022.22
2012Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB341016031001111600001.188.235.250.4854117.300.062.1255.8835.296.000.000.0033.33
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs112164283813012734193221105.232.317.329.6465414187.280.097.20710.1617.111.680.53164.0036.84

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2013Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana35Director of Player Development1627884.48118.03Mike Scioscia
2014Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana36Director of Player Development1629864.605--1Mike SciosciaLost in 1st Round (Angels)
2015Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana37Director of Player Development1628577.5253.03Mike Scioscia
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana38Special Assistant to General Manager1627488.45721.04Mike Scioscia
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-05-25IFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Mets34.233  
2012-04-02IFNew York MetsBuffalo (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract34.180Team Roster on 2012-04-02
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-03-31Released by Cubs 
2012-01-20ContractSigned by Cubs 
2010-12-15ContractSigned by Cubs 
2010-10-14Free AgentGranted free agency 
2009-06-23ContractSigned by Cubs 
2009-01-20ContractSigned by Cubs to minor league contract 
2006-12-20ContractSigned by Red Sox to minor league contract 
2006-01-11ContractSigned by Phillies (minor) 
1999-06-11Contractsigned 
* 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
2009Chicago CubsTeam Payroll31400,000-72429-2,746,792400,000400,000
2010Chicago CubsTeam Payroll32400,000-75729-2,812,412400,000800,000
* 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