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Luis OrdazTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1993-2010 MLB Years: 1997-2006
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Rated Prospect

PositionsSS-873, 2B-316, 3B-110, P-1, DH-1Position when DraftedIFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLuis Javier Ordaz
Height5-11Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 12,1975 [42.284]PlaceMaracaibo,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1992 by the -.
Signing ScoutsMiguel Nava
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1997-SLN-#10
MLB DebutSeptember 3,1997 [22.022]
OrganizationsKCA [4] SLN [4] CIN [3] TBA [3] PIT [2] CHN [1] WAS [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID7576Retrosheet IDordal001MLBAM ID120042
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed61Power34Contact85XBH36RBIs47Runs46Hitting62Durability45Team.475Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1993Princeton RedsAppRkcin-3b17572172865972393173220520.300.320.433.7539418231.335.133.175.3253.0313.854.570.87108.5027.69
1994Princeton RedsAppRkcin-ss1860211335212301275102725112.246.286.332.6187015229.281.086.142.2734.3711.792.700.000.0028.85
1994Charleston (Wv) WheelersSALAcin-ss18931370000101411001.226.273.226.4997034.259.000.065.2352.9411.764.000.000.000.00
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         69242365912301285113136113.244.284.318.6027715263.278.074.132.2684.1811.792.820.000.0025.42
1995Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALAcin-ss1911235943831472421251347684110.231.267.326.59311723390.258.095.150.2633.3312.053.620.51179.5027.71
1996St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-ss20126423461151333491053053176010.272.317.338.65514319467.300.066.149.2956.4211.351.770.64141.0016.52
1997Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-ss211153904411220645811102239276119.287.324.400.72415630427.306.113.172.3185.159.131.770.9497.5026.79
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln52ss211222361001301200000.273.304.318.6227123.300.045.227.2814.358.702.000.000.0016.67
1998Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-ss225921429629263533162014106.290.341.435.7769317236.296.145.220.3416.788.471.252.5435.6727.42
1999Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln18ss2310736231103254145342440439212.285.328.384.71213930402.309.099.163.3135.979.951.670.25362.0029.13
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln13ss23109310002101201000.111.200.111.3111011.143.000.222.1639.0918.182.000.000.000.00
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca8ss-2b24651041723200114251014306.221.257.240.497252117.237.019.087.2284.278.552.000.000.008.70
2001Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-ss-2b25145251610143021032002.308.368.385.75320259.366.077.173.3383.3916.955.001.6952.0012.50
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca82b2528568143004003812101.250.295.304.59917363.286.054.107.2684.7612.702.670.000.0021.43
2002Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn8ss266119422531001145292114012.273.309.340.6496611208.302.067.129.2884.3310.102.330.48194.0020.75
2002Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca112b263513625421142194191612206.309.351.493.8446717150.333.184.272.3626.0010.671.781.3368.0040.48
2002Totals for PCL-PCL         96330479521433393183726218.288.327.403.73013328358.315.115.188.3195.0310.342.060.84110.0029.47
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca12b2633941121200423121304102.223.308.245.553232111.256.022.138.26110.8111.711.080.000.009.52
2003Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca11ss-3b2749178154313002130111913408.242.284.315.5995613197.264.073.152.2655.589.641.730.000.0030.23
2004Durham BullsILAAAtba-ss-2b281033613992276334141151284011.255.278.388.66614036386.286.133.155.2862.8513.214.640.78120.3339.13
2005Durham BullsILAAAtba-2b-3b29391251736801190061302304.288.313.376.689479136.307.088.136.3014.419.562.170.74125.0025.00
2006Durham BullsILAAAtba10ss3017595204116101301103.339.344.492.83629662.339.153.186.3551.614.843.001.6159.0030.00
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba62,10ss3012000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit112b311023513910621133695195335738.302.337.393.73013825385.341.091.157.3184.9413.772.790.78117.0023.58
2008Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit192b324113210411003171061823217.311.345.455.8006013145.336.144.197.3464.1412.413.002.0744.0031.71
2010Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas193b-2b3429831022411124011720202.265.284.373.65731688.313.108.169.2871.1419.3217.001.1483.0027.27
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter206440519613003012534532155112.218.274.248.52210913496.245.030.123.0006.8510.691.560.000.0013.54
Minor League Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter1135387844410702114534462814519848334655712113.276.312.380.69214732904232.303.104.164.0004.6811.412.440.80114.0627.10
AAA Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter656224724763614319232623719115281203735771.283.319.394.7138861852454.310.111.170.0004.6911.452.440.9497.7029.09
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1153904411220645811102239276119.287.324.400.72415630427.306.113.172.0005.159.131.770.9497.5026.79
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter126423461151333491053053176010.272.317.338.65514319467.300.066.149.0006.4211.351.770.64141.0016.52
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12139046901472421351451794111.231.267.318.58512423424.258.087.144.0003.3012.033.640.47195.0025.56
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter117428611172110251106175945632.273.303.383.68616433460.308.110.159.0003.7012.833.470.43214.0028.21
Kansas City Royals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter126254365870019652031210509.228.285.256.541657291.254.028.110.0006.8710.651.550.000.0012.07
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7918415386001160142205013.207.263.239.502446203.235.032.141.0006.9010.841.570.000.0015.79
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623464075100024942742212419.218.274.248.5228610390.245.030.123.0006.8510.691.560.000.0013.54
Average Minor - Per 162 games162554631533065661262869598216.276.312.380.69221041604.303.104.164.0004.6811.412.440.80114.0627.10

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas-Rel34000.0010100101.01000010001.009.00----9.000.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.01000010001.009.00----9.000.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.01000010001.009.00----9.000.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.002200220002200220.022000002200001.009.00----9.000.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1993Princeton Reds AppRkcin173B30--2351778174.9142.47------5752.644.1
1993Princeton Reds AppRkcin17SS13--1336465349.9253.77------5722.819.1
1993Princeton Reds AppRkcin172B11--2230285452.9634.73------5719.316.2
1994Princeton Reds AppRkcin18SS59--801732428277253.9134.29------6098.389.4
1994Princeton Reds AppRkcin182B1--1---111.0001.00------601.71.5
1994Charleston (Wv) Wheelers SALAcin18SS8--1618744134.8294.25------988.95.7
1995Charleston (Wv) AlleyCats SALAcin19SS111--1642902252476454.9544.09------11299.178.2
1996St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln20SS123--2283172162566545.9634.43------12697.689.1
1997Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln21SS111--1493273379509476.9354.29------11596.579.3
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21SS11--918142827.9642.45------1291.76.8
1998Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln22SS58--1031741435291277.9524.78------5998.340.3
1998Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln222B1--1---111.0001.00------591.70.7
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22SS54--681541334235222.9454.11------5794.733.3
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln223B2---------------573.51.2
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln222B1--23-1551.0005.00------571.80.6
1999Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln23SS103--1503462372519496.9564.82------10796.374.6
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23SS8--47341411.7861.38------1080.05.0
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln232B1---1--111.0001.00------1010.00.6
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln233B1---------------1010.00.6
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24SS38-14737351147372.9861.890.49-----6558.523.5
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca242B22-1272730-1057571.0002.590.45-----6533.813.6
2001Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca25SS5--812162120.9524.00------1435.73.5
2001Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca252B3--48-112121.0004.00------1421.42.1
2001Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca253B2--131-54.8002.00------1414.31.4
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca252B19-11921531167574.9873.890.62-----2867.911.7
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25SS8-33613212119.9052.380.58-----2828.64.9
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25DH1---------------283.60.6
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca253B1-2-------------283.60.6
2002Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn26SS52--731121124196185.9443.56------6185.236.1
2002Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca262B26--5575120131130.9925.00------3574.318.1
2002Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca26SS11--20232124543.9563.91------3531.47.6
2002Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn262B6--1517133332.9705.33------619.84.2
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca262B28-2274368214113111.9823.960.49-----3384.817.3
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca263B6-12-2--221.0000.330.17-----3318.23.7
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26SS2-1645-2991.0004.500.56-----336.11.2
2003Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca27SS23--3575222112110.9824.78------4946.918.9
2003Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca273B21--1034314744.9362.10------4942.917.2
2003Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca272B8--2021-841411.0005.13------4916.36.6
2004Durham Bulls ILAAAtba28SS41--58121628185179.9684.37------10339.828.5
2004Durham Bulls ILAAAtba282B36--64111528180175.9724.86------10335.025.0
2004Durham Bulls ILAAAtba283B25--1437395451.9442.04------10324.317.4
2005Durham Bulls ILAAAtba292B21--44504149894.9594.48------3953.814.6
2005Durham Bulls ILAAAtba293B11--528113433.9713.00------3928.27.6
2005Durham Bulls ILAAAtba29SS8--918353027.9003.38------3920.55.6
2006Durham Bulls ILAAAtba30SS16--2130-751511.0003.19------1794.111.3
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba30SS1-511--221.0002.000.40-----1100.00.6
2007Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit312B91--161264363428425.9934.67------10289.263.6
2007Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit31SS9--1222133534.9713.78------1028.86.3
2008Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit322B31--3673-121091091.0003.52------4175.621.5
2008Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit323B1--22--441.0004.00------412.40.7
2010Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas342B10--1724-741411.0004.10------2934.57.0
2010Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas343B10--616112322.9572.20------2934.57.0
2010Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas34P1---------------293.40.7
MLB Totals for SS - 7 season(s)-   SS122-2011292332059382362.9482.971.80-----1220.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B71-47393155341251248.9883.490.52-----710.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B10-14-2--221.0000.200.14-----100.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 9 season(s)-   SS326--4899336321414851422.9584.36------3260.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 9 season(s)-   2B233--4176431415610741060.9874.55------2330.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B70--38120912167158.9462.26------700.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS111--1493273379509476.9354.29------1110.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS123--2283172162566545.9634.43------1230.00.0
A Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS119--1803082956517488.9444.10------1190.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS72--932092834330302.9154.19------720.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B30--2351778174.9142.47------300.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B12--2330285553.9644.42------120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1993Princeton Reds AppRkcin17---111330-----
1994Princeton Reds AppRkcin18---159------
1994Charleston (Wv) Wheelers SALAcin18----8------
1995Charleston (Wv) AlleyCats SALAcin19----111------
1996St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln20----123------
1997Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln21----111------
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21----11------
1998Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln22---158------
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22---1542-----
1999Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln23----103------
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23---181-----
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24---2238------
2001Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca25---352-----
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25---1981----1
2002Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn26---652------
2002Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca26---2611------
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26---2826-----
2003Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca27---82321-----
2004Durham Bulls ILAAAtba28---364125-----
2005Durham Bulls ILAAAtba29---21811-----
2006Durham Bulls ILAAAtba30----16------
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba30----1------
2007Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit31---919------
2008Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit32---31-1-----
2010Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas341--10-10-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB3023506122018100301101.240.235.340.57517352.234.100.1200.005.770.001.9250.0025.00
2007Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3154110000001200000.250.400.250.650105.500.000.25020.0040.002.000.000.000.00
2008Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3244120000000100000.500.500.5001.000204.667.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs32588152018101601101.259.267.345.61220361.269.086.1211.649.846.001.6458.0020.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2011Auburn DoubledaysNYPLA-Minorwas35Hitting Coach754530.600--1Gary CathcartLost in Finals
2012Auburn DoubledaysNYPLA-Minorwas36Hitting Coach764630.605--1Gary CathcartLost in Semi-Finals
2013Auburn DoubledaysNYPLA-Minorwas37Hitting Coach752649.34722.06Gary Cathcart
2014Hagerstown SunsSALAMinorwas38Hitting Coach1408753.621--2Patrick AndersonLost in Finals
2015Hagerstown SunsSALAMinorwas39Hitting Coach1386870.49318.55Patrick Anderson
2016Potomac NationalsCaroA+Minorwas40Hitting Coach1387365.52910.02Tripp KeisterLost in Semi-Finals
2017Potomac NationalsCaroA+Minorwas41Hitting Coach1406377.45024.55Tripp Keister
2018Potomac NationalsCaroA+Minorwas42Hitting Coach000.000--0Tripp Keister
* 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

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1994Appalachian League All-Star (SS)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-03-14ContractSigned by Pirates to minor league contract 
2006-08-22InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-04-06InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2006-04-04InjuredDisabled -- bruising under the left knee cap 
2004-11-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Devil Rays. 
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-02-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Devil Rays. 
2003-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-01-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
2002-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-07-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
2002-07-01Released by Cubs. 
2002-01-20ContractSigned by Cubs 
2001-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
2001-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-07-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2000-04-05Claimed on waivers by Royals from Diamondbacks. 
1999-12-15TradeTraded by Cardinals to Diamondbacks for Dante Powell. 
1995-12-04TradeTraded by Reds with Mike Remlinger to Cardinals for Andre King. 
1992-12-17ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds. 
* 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
1997St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll21150,000-76639-1,182,177150,000150,000
1998St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll22172,500-79030131,276,192170,000322,500
1999St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll23200,000-80738-1,454,491200,000522,500
2000Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll24215,000-69925221,394,248200,000737,500
2001Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll25235,000-67124261,897,758200,000972,500
2002Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll26200,000-75747-2,011,045200,0001,172,500
2006Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll30375,000-55517312,365,072327,0001,547,500
* 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