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Delino DeShieldsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1987-2002 MLB Years: 1990-2002
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Drafted
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1st Round Draft Pick

Positions2B-1402, SS-330, LF-118, DH-18, 3B-6, CF-3, 1B-2, RF-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDelino Lamont Deshields
Height6-1Weight175BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 15,1969 [49.216]PlaceSeaford,Delaware
High SchoolSeaford (Seaford,DE)

DraftedSelected by the Montreal Expos [Team Picks] in the 1st round (12th overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsGary Hughes
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1988-MON-#2 ... 1989-MON-#1 ... 1990-MLB-#12 ... 1990-MON-#1
MLB DebutApril 9,1990 [21.084]
OrganizationsMON [7] BAL [3] LAN [3] CHN [2] SLN [2] Awards0Awards Voting2-66
TBC Player ID742Retrosheet IDdeshd001MLBAM ID113291
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (2B) in 1990
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed90Power49Contact54XBH46RBIs36Runs58Hitting57Durability73Team.500Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987Gulf Coast ExposGCLRkmon-ss183111117245214165213020000.216.351.324.675368134.288.108.396.31415.6722.391.430.75111.0033.33
1987Jamestown ExposNYPLA-mon-ss18349616211215144242812110.219.377.302.679294124.294.083.438.31919.3522.581.170.8196.0019.05
1987Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         6520733456429309455832110.217.363.314.6776512258.291.097.415.31717.4422.481.290.78103.5026.67
1988Rockford ExposMidwAmon-ss1912946097116266124659189511022330.252.380.413.79319044562.305.161.457.36016.9019.571.162.1438.3337.93
1989Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-ss209330755831063353712768014300.270.413.371.78411419391.352.101.430.36719.4420.461.050.77102.3322.89
1989Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-ss2047181294784214167165301000.260.320.381.7016914198.357.121.260.3198.0826.773.311.0190.5029.79
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         14048884130181054953199213315300.266.382.375.75718333589.354.109.367.35115.6222.581.450.8597.6025.38
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon42b211294996914428644542226696412310.289.375.393.76819638572.349.104.277.35011.5416.781.450.70124.7526.39
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon42b2215156383134154105156239515128526.238.347.332.67918729673.305.094.321.31714.1222.441.591.4956.3021.64
1992Montreal ExposNLMLBmon42b2313553082155198756461554108393410.292.359.398.75721134599.354.106.266.3449.0218.032.001.1775.7121.94
1993Montreal ExposNLMLBmon42b24123481751421772294310726434236.295.389.372.76117926562.336.077.295.34912.8111.390.890.36240.5018.31
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan142b25893205180113233277545301109.250.357.322.67910316376.293.072.303.31714.3614.100.980.53160.0020.00
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan142b26127425661091838373914638313146.256.353.369.72215729493.301.113.320.32712.7816.841.321.6253.1326.61
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan142b2715458175130128541481153124125712.224.288.298.58617325642.274.074.229.2628.2619.312.340.78116.2019.23
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln72b2815057292169261411585514557237615.295.357.448.80525651643.319.153.320.3538.5511.201.311.7152.0030.18
1998Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-2b29413120000012600000.154.267.154.4212015.286.000.077.21513.3340.003.000.000.000.00
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln72b29117420741222187442610566104426.290.371.429.80018036484.323.139.310.35311.5712.601.091.4560.0029.51
1999Delmarva ShorebirdsSALAbal-2b3027120012011100000.286.375.7141.089518.200.428.429.44812.5012.501.0012.507.0050.00
1999Frederick KeysCaroA+bal-2b3028110012000100000.125.125.500.625418.000.375.375.2450.0012.500.0012.508.00100.00
1999Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-2b30415241000003210000.267.421.333.7545119.308.066.267.36215.7910.530.670.000.0025.00
1999Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         830471024014410000.233.343.467.81014335.208.234.333.35511.4311.431.005.7115.0042.86
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal112b30963304687112634118375215105.264.339.364.70312019374.297.100.221.3189.8913.901.411.6055.0021.84
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal112b3115156184166435108637106982139216.296.369.444.81324958643.326.148.319.35610.7312.751.191.5656.1034.94
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal11lf3258188293782321111314211103.197.312.309.6215813222.236.112.330.28413.9618.921.351.3562.6735.14
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn16lf3268163264593216121283503105.276.380.405.7856614195.339.129.368.34914.3617.951.251.0381.5031.11
2001Totals for MLB-MLB         1263515582175537232597714208.234.344.353.69712427417.284.119.348.31414.1518.471.311.2070.2032.93
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn162b3367146202861310101213806120.192.292.308.6004510174.236.116.322.26912.0721.841.811.7248.6735.71
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter161557798721548244748056146314775410612057423099.268.352.377.72921803986652.314.109.295.00011.3315.951.411.2072.2425.71
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter34611982193005120211081424823831179740.250.376.379.755454921459.320.129.406.00016.3121.321.311.4457.0530.67
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter47181294784214167165301000.260.320.381.7016914198.357.121.260.0008.0826.773.311.0190.5029.79
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10133558891163353713818824300.266.409.361.77012120425.348.095.409.00019.0620.711.090.71111.6722.47
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter28110012000100000.125.125.500.625418.000.375.375.0000.0012.500.0012.508.00100.00
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13146798118266134859199611122330.253.380.418.79819545570.303.165.456.00016.8419.471.162.2835.9238.14
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter349616211215144242812110.219.377.302.679294124.294.083.438.00019.3522.581.170.8196.0019.05
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3111117245214165213020000.216.351.324.675368134.288.108.396.00015.6722.391.430.75111.0033.33
Montreal Expos Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter5382073309575792523181187702874191222121232.277.367.373.7407731272406.336.096.290.00011.9317.411.460.9690.1322.09
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3701326192319411415111114321702602671127.241.326.327.653433701511.287.086.276.00011.2517.211.530.9988.4021.94
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter30510791592906291914159191371763911224.269.350.396.746427901239.303.127.291.00011.0614.211.281.5356.7931.03
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter267992166291472218102812411113331110311.293.363.440.803436871127.321.147.316.0009.8511.801.201.6055.1129.90
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1353094673154526222497309225.236.339.359.69811124369.292.123.346.00013.2819.781.491.3661.8032.88
Average MLB - Per 162 games16258087155247856461576106264310.268.352.377.72921940667.314.109.295.00011.3315.951.411.2072.2425.71
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625611031402491051662211114634320.250.376.379.75521343683.320.129.406.00016.3121.321.311.4457.0530.67

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1987Gulf Coast Expos GCLRkmon18SS30--47882212157135.8604.50------3196.847.6
1987Gulf Coast Expos GCLRkmon183B1--12--331.0003.00------313.21.6
1987Jamestown Expos NYPLA-mon18SS27--255721810382.7963.04------3479.435.1
1988Rockford Expos MidwAmon19SS126--1733444259559517.9254.10------12997.790.0
1989Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon20SS91--1272183432379345.9103.79------9397.863.2
1989Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon20SS46--731011321187174.9303.78------4797.931.5
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon212B128--2363711265619607.9814.74------12999.279.0
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon222B148--2854052772717690.9624.66------15198.091.9
1992Montreal ExposNLMLBmon232B134--2513601571626611.9764.56------13599.382.7
1993Montreal ExposNLMLBmon242B123--2433811174635624.9835.07------123100.075.9
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan252B88--155277652438432.9864.91------8998.977.2
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25SS10--151176.8570.60------8911.28.8
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan262B113--2043301155545534.9804.73------12789.078.5
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan272B154--2744001779691674.9754.38------154100.095.1
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282B147--2713981993688669.9724.55------15098.090.7
1998Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln292B3--65-111111.0003.67------475.02.1
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln292B111--247273966529520.9834.68------11794.968.5
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln291B1---------------1170.90.6
1999Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal302B2--45--991.0004.50------2100.01.4
1999Frederick Keys CaroA+bal302B2--55-210101.0005.00------2100.01.4
1999Bowie Baysox EastAAbal302B3--55-110101.0003.33------475.02.1
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal302B93--1782491054437427.9774.59------9696.957.4
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal312B96-8131722541146437426.9754.440.52-----15163.659.3
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31LF39-329733117776.9871.950.23-----15125.824.1
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31DH10---------------1516.66.2
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31CF2-92-1-32.6671.000.22-----1511.31.2
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32LF46-3938623-9188.9671.910.22-----5879.328.6
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32LF33-2264011-4241.9761.240.18-----6848.520.4
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn322B16-832921-150501.0003.130.60-----6823.59.9
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32DH8---------------5813.85.0
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn323B5-34-42-64.6670.800.12-----687.43.1
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32CF1-91---111.0001.000.11-----581.70.6
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn321B1-11---111.0001.001.00-----681.50.6
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn332B41-2976698515169164.9704.000.55-----6761.225.3
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33RF1-22---221.0002.001.00-----671.50.6
MLB Totals for 2B - 13 season(s)-   2B1392-11932611381715374365816428.9774.625.39-----13920.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF118-948199651210205.9761.740.22-----1180.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH18---------------180.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS10--151176.8570.60------100.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B5-34-42-64.6670.800.12-----50.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF3-183-1-43.7501.000.17-----30.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B2-11---111.0000.501.00-----20.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1-22---221.0002.001.00-----10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS46--731011321187174.9303.78------460.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS91--1272183432379345.9103.79------910.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B6--1110-221211.0003.50------60.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--55-210101.0005.00------20.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS126--1733444259559517.9254.10------1260.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--45--991.0004.50------20.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS27--255721810382.7963.04------270.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS30--47882212157135.8604.50------300.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1--12--331.0003.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1987Gulf Coast Expos GCLRkmon18----301-----
1987Jamestown Expos NYPLA-mon18----27------
1988Rockford Expos MidwAmon19----126------
1989Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon20----91------
1989Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon20----46------
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon21---128-------
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon22---148-------
1992Montreal ExposNLMLBmon23---134-------
1993Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24---123-------
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25---8810------
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26---113-------
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27---154-------
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28---147-------
1998Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln29---3-------
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29--1111-------
1999Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal30---2-------
1999Frederick Keys CaroA+bal30---2-------
1999Bowie Baysox EastAAbal30---3-------
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30---93-------
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31---96--392--10
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32------461--8
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32--116-533----
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33---41----1--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB26312130000001300000.250.308.250.5583013.333.000.0837.6923.083.000.000.000.00
1996Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB2724000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs516130000001400000.188.235.188.4233017.250.000.0635.8823.534.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2009Billings MustangsPioRkMinorcin40Hitting Coach762452.31618.04Julio Garcia
2010Billings MustangsPioRkMinorcin41Manager753837.5079.03 
2011Dayton DragonsMidwAMinorcin42Manager1408357.593--1 Lost in 1st Round
2012Dayton DragonsMidwAMinorcin43Manager1386078.43522.58 
2015Louisville BatsILAAAMinorcin46Manager1446480.44419.03 
2016Louisville BatsILAAAMinorcin47Manager1447173.49311.02 
2017Louisville BatsILAAAMinorcin48Manager1425686.39423.04 
* 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
2005-05-29InjuredDisabled -- Hip injury 
2002-06-12InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-12-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
2001-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-07-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
2001-07-02Released by Orioles. 
1998-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1998-10-23Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-11-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1996-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-11-19TradeTraded by Expos to Dodgers for Pedro Martinez. 
* 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
1990Montreal ExposTeam Payroll21100,000-64926-515,727100,000100,000
1991Montreal ExposTeam Payroll22100,000-62020-742,231100,000200,000
1992Montreal ExposTeam Payroll23302,500-4271247962,245109,000502,500
1993Montreal ExposTeam Payroll241,537,500-217477++968,431109,0002,040,000
1994Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll252,700,000-135586++957,101109,0004,740,000
1995Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll263,000,000-113588++999,520109,0007,740,000
1996Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll273,000,000-102389++957,870109,00010,740,000
1997St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll281,600,000-2321475++1,182,177150,00012,340,000
1998St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll293,000,000-1441085++1,276,192170,00015,340,000
1999Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll303,719,758-131886++1,454,491200,00019,059,758
2000Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll314,209,324-142985++1,394,248200,00023,269,082
2001Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll324,333,667-157683++1,897,758200,00027,602,749
2001Chicago CubsTeam Payroll324,333,667-157683++1,897,758200,00027,602,749
2002Chicago CubsTeam Payroll331,250,000-36617602,011,045200,00028,852,749
* 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