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Jorge SosaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1997-2014 MLB Years: 2002-2010
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Played in Japan
Rule 5 Pick

PositionsP-373, OF-139Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJorge Bolivar Sosa
Height6-2Weight180BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateApril 28,1978 [40.199]PlaceSanto Domingo,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1995 by the Colorado Rockies.
Signing ScoutsJulian GonzalezService Time6.054 (2009)
MLB DebutApril 4,2002 [23.341]
OrganizationsCOL [4] TBA [3] ATL [2] NYN [2] SEA [2] HOU [1] MIA [1] SLN [1] WAS [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID7619Retrosheet IDsosaj002MLBAM ID407901
Pitch Repertoire Slider (44.84%) -- Sinker (29.78%) -- Fastball (13.03%) -- Changeup (12.35%)
Fastball Velocity [2010] - 92.31
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts37Walks36Hittable39SO/BB35vsPower39Hitting11Durability48Team.482Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2001Everett Aqua SoxNwstA-sea28S/R23311.69217140011758.2452211219578101.096.900.312.918.743.00.750-
2001Wisconsin Timber RattlersMidwAsea-Rel23009.0020200002.03221040001.5013.504.50--18.000.00--
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0311.93237160011760.2482413319618101.107.120.452.829.053.21.7502.62
2002Orlando RaysSouAAtba-ST24000.0022000007.04201130000.715.141.291.293.863.00--
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba59S/R24275.533114170010099.08863611654485001.437.971.454.894.350.89.2225.72
2003Durham BullsILAAAtba-ST25115.47440000024.232151539173001.6611.681.093.286.201.89.500-
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba59S/R255124.622919101140128.213771661460728101.539.580.984.205.041.20.2944.73
2004Durham BullsILAAAtba-ST26122.77330000013.0115400231000.857.62----15.920.00.333-
2004Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba36Rel26475.5343835006199.010067611754942001.559.061.544.898.521.74.3645.01
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34S/R271332.554420240050134.012242381264853001.398.190.814.305.711.33.8134.35
2006Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34S/R283105.46261313008387.010561532032582001.5710.822.063.305.981.81.2315.90
2006St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31Rel28015.2819019004130.2331818108170001.349.682.932.354.992.13.0007.06
2007New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAnyn-ST29401.13550000032.0296414290001.038.160.281.138.167.251.000-
2007New York MetsNLMLBnyn29S/R29984.474214280020112.210958561041690001.338.710.803.285.511.68.5294.26
2008Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou-Rel30124.15170170011221.220111058241001.298.312.083.329.973.00.333-
2008Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-Rel30103.6810010005214.21466013120001.848.59--7.987.360.921.000-
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0223.96270270016435.0341716521361001.518.421.245.208.921.71.5004.67
2008New York MetsNLMLBnyn29Rel30417.0620020008021.2302317411122001.8912.461.664.574.981.09.8005.95
2009Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas33Rel31122.7920416006348.0401515313530001.107.450.562.429.874.08.333-
2009Washington NationalsNLMLBwas29Rel31216.4518018004222.0281616512172001.7911.282.014.846.851.42.6676.10
2010New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAflo34S/R32544.7323914002159.0743131515451001.5111.290.762.296.863.00.556-
2010Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo34Rel32234.6622220004036.2392219418192001.559.570.984.424.661.06.4004.93
2011Yucatan LeonesMexAAA--ST33543.6910100310061.0542725420430001.217.970.592.956.342.15.556-
2012Chunichi DragonsJap CenIntl--Rel34511.85530530014463.0541713119500001.157.670.142.707.112.63.833-
2013Yokohama Bay StarsJap CenIntl-R/CL35341.795505500381960.0512012221543001.197.610.303.138.062.57.429-
2014Yokohama Bay StarsJap CenIntl-Rel36034.94270271000323.2351513214142002.0713.310.765.325.321.00.000-
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter44534.722949020411557769.279144140511235449126101.489.211.304.125.721.39.4541.99
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter22163.241174473313515339.03261421232510231014101.258.580.662.688.163.04.579-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter19153.6192355731248272.027411611021822466001.308.990.692.698.073.00.559-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0022000007.04201130000.715.141.291.293.863.00--
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0020200002.03221040001.5013.504.50--18.000.00--
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter311.69217140011758.2452211219578101.096.900.312.918.743.00.750-
Intl Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter882.3213501351005226146.014052385541185001.328.550.313.307.212.19.500-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter11265.17103416211201326.03252011884716821415101.518.941.294.625.881.27.297-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16133.7070333700133221.02271039132961435001.469.231.303.905.811.49.552-
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1394.8962144800100133.013981731452812001.429.310.943.485.431.56.591-
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter234.6622220004036.2392219418192001.559.570.984.424.661.06.400-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter015.2819019004130.2331818108170001.349.682.932.354.992.13.000-
Washington Nationals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter216.4518018004222.0281616512172001.7911.282.014.846.851.42.667-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13154.7284265800162220.0225126115321011407001.489.211.304.125.721.39.4641.99
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14103.24752847212310220.0210917916661999101.258.580.662.688.163.04.583-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Arizona RockiesArizRkcol-of1929931313120660133641000.140.273.194.467183111.228.054.258.23411.7132.432.770.000.0023.08
1998Arizona RockiesArizRkcol-of204515223366121143125720103.237.299.329.628509167.362.092.178.2847.1934.134.751.2076.0025.00
1999Portland RockiesNwstA-col-of21351131523302823135710000.204.291.283.574325127.389.079.186.26810.2444.884.381.5756.5021.74
2000Portland RockiesNwstA-col12of2262200244675426463710230103.230.357.375.7327516241.442.145.320.33315.3542.322.761.6650.0034.78
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34p2745311300000011503001.097.125.097.2223035.188.000.032.1052.8642.8615.000.000.000.00
2006Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34p282420430033002806000.150.227.600.82712328.000.450.550.3337.1428.574.0010.716.67100.00
2006St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31p28194000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
2006Totals for NL-NL         43244300330021106000.125.192.500.69212332.000.375.458.2826.2534.385.509.388.00100.00
2007New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAnyn-2958110000000601000.125.125.125.250109.500.000.000.1120.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2007New York MetsNLMLBnyn29p294125052001003902000.200.286.280.5667230.313.080.200.26210.0030.003.000.000.0040.00
2008New York MetsNLMLBnyn29p30201000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35450.0050.001.000.000.000.00
2009Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas33p31204000001001300001.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.14120.0060.003.000.000.000.00
2009Washington NationalsNLMLBwas29p31180000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAflo34p321413221001000700000.154.154.231.3853113.333.077.077.1670.0053.850.000.000.0050.00
2010Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo34p32222010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.4470.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2012Chunichi DragonsJap CenIntl--34536000000000500000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0083.330.000.000.000.00
2013Yokohama Bay StarsJap CenIntl-35552000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter18983512203400737012001.145.211.277.488235102.209.132.217.0006.8636.275.292.9427.6741.67
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter21058378121188853161276268102207.208.308.307.61517934673.366.099.237.00011.2939.823.531.1972.8828.10
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter39253310020011601001.120.154.160.3144127.333.040.080.0003.7059.2616.000.000.0033.33
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter973133969105634695015940103.220.334.342.67610721368.423.122.272.00013.5943.213.181.6352.1730.43
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter74245364973217103259361103.200.289.278.5676812278.311.078.208.0008.9933.453.720.72122.5024.49
Intl Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1088000000000600000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter69515600330032309001.118.167.294.46115363.120.176.235.0004.7636.517.674.7617.0050.00
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter61260520010041002000.192.300.269.5697232.313.077.231.00012.5031.252.500.000.0040.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter194000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter222010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Washington Nationals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter180000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16271410203300632010001.145.211.277.48820487.209.132.217.0006.8636.275.292.9427.6741.67
Average Minor - Per 162 games16245060931466411295920782205.208.308.307.61513826519.366.099.237.00011.2939.823.531.1972.8828.10

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1997Arizona Rockies ArizRkcol19OF26--3124-3733.8921.27------2989.746.4
1998Arizona Rockies ArizRkcol20OF43--604516964.9281.49------4595.676.8
1999Portland Rockies NwstA-col21OF26--4523-5047.9401.81------3574.334.2
2000Portland Rockies NwstA-col22OF44--614717265.9031.48------6271.057.9
2001Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea23P21--210--12121.0000.57------21100.028.0
2001Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAsea23P2---------------2100.01.5
2002Orlando Rays SouAAtba24P2---2--221.0001.00------2100.01.5
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba24P31-9974--11111.0000.350.11-----31100.019.3
2003Durham Bulls ILAAAtba25P4---2--221.0000.50------4100.02.9
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba25P291912849--13131.0000.450.10-----29100.017.9
2004Durham Bulls ILAAAtba26P3--1---111.0000.33------3100.02.1
2004Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba26P4389927-1991.0000.210.09-----43100.026.7
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27P4420134653-1411.7860.250.08-----4597.827.2
2006Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28P261387-4--441.0000.150.05-----26100.016.0
2006St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28P18-2714--551.0000.280.19-----1994.711.2
2007New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAnyn29P5--31--441.0000.80------5100.03.5
2007New York MetsNLMLBnyn29P421411328--10101.0000.240.09-----42100.025.9
2008New York MetsNLMLBnyn30P20-2112--331.0000.150.14-----20100.012.3
2009Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas31P20--16--771.0000.35------20100.013.9
2009Washington NationalsNLMLBwas31P18-2222--441.0000.220.18-----18100.011.1
2010New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAflo32P23--18-1991.0000.39------23100.016.1
2010Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo32P22236-2--221.0000.090.06-----22100.013.6
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P293767662547317572.9600.250.09-----2930.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P55--617-123231.0000.42------550.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---2--221.0001.00------20.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---------------20.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF70--1066101122112.9181.60------700.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P21--210--12121.0000.57------210.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF69--9169110697.9151.41------690.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1997Arizona Rockies ArizRkcol19---------26-
1998Arizona Rockies ArizRkcol20---------43-
1999Portland Rockies NwstA-col21---------26-
2000Portland Rockies NwstA-col22---------44-
2001Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea2321----------
2001Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAsea232----------
2002Orlando Rays SouAAtba242----------
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2431----------
2003Durham Bulls ILAAAtba254----------
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2529----------
2004Durham Bulls ILAAAtba263----------
2004Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2643----------
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2744----------
2006Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2826----------
2006St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2818----------
2007New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAnyn295----------
2007New York MetsNLMLBnyn2942----------
2008New York MetsNLMLBnyn3020----------
2009Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas3120----------
2009Washington NationalsNLMLBwas3118----------
2010New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAflo3223----------
2010Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo3222----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2005Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB27014.5011000006.07331230001.5010.501.503.004.501.504.50.000
2006Dominican RepublicWorld Baseball ClassicXXCollege28001.5020200006.0511116001.007.501.501.509.006.001.50.000
2006Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB28027.71431000014.02316123213001.7914.791.931.298.366.5010.29.000
2007New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29008.53707001012.2201612338101.8914.212.132.135.682.6711.37.000
2008New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30000.75606000012.09210610101.256.750.004.507.501.671.50.000
2010Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB32015.4040400005.0833105101.6014.401.800.009.0005.40.000
World Baseball ClassicXX Totals - 1 yrs001.5020200006.0511116001.007.501.501.509.006.001.50.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs035.7721318001043.760372871136301.6312.371.442.277.423.277.63.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs014.5011000006.0733123001.5010.501.503.004.501.504.50.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB2712010001000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2006Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2832000000001000000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.50033.330.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs72000000001000000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.50033.330.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs12010001000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-11-07Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-01-26ContractSigned by Red Sox 
2009-09-08Released by Nationals 
2008-07-25ContractSigned by Mariners to minor league contract 
2008-05-28ContractSigned by Astros to minor league contract 
2008-05-21Released by Mets 
2007-07-16InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-07-01InjuredDisabled -- Hamstring 
2007-01-16ContractSigned by Mets to avoid arbitration 
2006-07-31TradeTraded by Braves to Cardinals for Rich Scalamandre 
2005-03-31TradeTraded by Devil Rays to Braves for Nick Green 
2002-06-25InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-05-31InjuredDisabled -- strained right litissmus dorsi 
2002-03-18Claimed on waivers by Devil Rays from Brewers. 
2001-12-13Selected by Brewers from Mariners in Rule 5 major league draft 
2000-12-11Selected by Mariners from Rockies in the minor league draft. 
1995-06-23ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Rockies. 
* 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
2002Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll24200,000-75738-2,011,045200,000200,000
2003Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll25300,000-70344-2,163,527300,000500,000
2004Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll26312,500-67425252,070,100300,000812,500
2005Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll27650,000-45418502,189,055300,0001,462,500
2006St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll282,200,000-30115632,365,072327,0003,662,500
2006Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll282,200,000-30112632,365,072327,0003,662,500
2007New York MetsTeam Payroll29380,000-73743-2,459,737380,0004,042,500
2008New York MetsTeam Payroll302,000,000-31514652,696,252390,0006,042,500
2009Washington NationalsTeam Payroll31400,0006.05472441-2,746,792400,0006,442,500
2010Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll32400,000-75734-2,812,412400,0006,842,500
* 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