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Brandon BergerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1994-2005 MLB Years: 2001-2004
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League

PositionsOF-755, RF-33, LF-29, DH-12, 1B-5, CF-4Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBrandon Charles Berger
Height5-11Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 21,1975 [43.266]PlaceCovington,Kentucky
High SchoolBeechwood (Fort Mitchell,KY)
CollegeEastern Kentucky University (Richmond,KY)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 14th round (409th overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 41st round (1153rd overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutSeptember 9,2001 [26.200]
OrganizationsKCA [9] SLN [1] Awards4
TBC Player ID782Retrosheet IDbergb001MLBAM ID407356
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed65Power73Contact53XBH72RBIs72Runs62Hitting54Durability61Team.481Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1994Eastern KentuckyCollegeFrrf-lf1950176355462531145233400000.307.387.449.8367913199.358.142.324.37211.5617.091.482.5135.2024.07
1995Eastern KentuckyCollegeSorf-lf20511894469151747224302100000.365.452.5661.01810723219.385.201.455.44613.709.590.703.2027.0033.33
1996Eastern Kentucky UniversiOVCNCAA-1rf-lf21532063462142838194182800000.301.357.505.86210424224.318.204.364.3738.0412.501.563.5725.7538.71
1996Spokane IndiansNwstA-kca-of217128346871211358175316421307.307.376.495.87114026320.354.188.339.3799.6920.002.064.0621.7729.89
1997Lansing LugnutsMidwAkca-of22107393641152261273131427970418.293.368.471.83918540446.337.178.316.3679.4217.711.882.6932.7534.78
1998Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca36of2311033853751838501335394575111.222.332.364.69612329408.278.142.328.31412.9923.041.771.9642.2538.67
1999Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca33of24119450731322741673297459386603.293.363.478.84121547515.334.185.333.3668.7418.062.073.1128.1335.61
2000Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca44of251023796310818415711244071174328.285.376.472.84817937443.314.187.314.3719.0316.031.783.3925.2734.26
2000Wichita WranglersTexAAkca-of25278691420386172721102.163.240.291.53125597.193.128.267.2397.2227.843.863.0928.6735.71
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12946572122204187918547981954210.262.351.439.79020442540.295.177.305.3478.7018.152.093.3325.8334.43
2001Wichita WranglersTexAAkca32of2612045498140283401181464391141329.308.383.6481.03129471515.307.340.452.4288.3517.672.127.7711.3550.71
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30lf26616451122002200000.313.389.8751.26414418.250.562.688.50311.1111.111.0011.118.0080.00
2002Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca22of276826134761611347112254350104.291.363.510.87313330292.306.219.349.3788.5614.731.724.4520.0839.47
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30rf-lf27511341627516171083220122.201.255.388.6435212145.216.187.254.2735.5222.074.004.1422.3344.44
2003Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca18of28622264361163125361315860415.270.367.527.89411931267.306.257.416.38011.6121.721.874.4918.8350.82
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30rf281332370003005401000.219.324.219.5437038.250.000.156.26413.1610.530.800.000.000.00
2004Wichita WranglersTexAAkca-of29702674275182125032344020516.281.360.498.85813332308.286.217.348.36611.0412.991.183.9022.2542.67
2004Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-of2939146253490143711192220105.233.327.582.9098523168.180.349.479.37911.3113.101.168.3310.4367.65
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         109413671092722687435362406111.264.349.528.87721855476.251.264.395.37111.1313.031.175.4615.8850.46
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24lf291135572002110701001.200.200.257.4579236.250.057.057.1980.0019.440.000.000.0028.57
2005Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-of301093004870130195732305841314.233.309.467.77614032338.226.234.337.3338.8817.161.935.6215.7945.71
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter8121728468282421154522123.212.268.378.6468218237.230.166.240.0006.3318.993.003.3827.1339.13
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter100435835989871992717769512835400740742139972.275.357.494.85117714034117.299.219.356.0009.7217.971.854.3020.2440.83
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter278933150241544581942161051811719218.258.341.511.8524771161065.260.253.382.0009.8617.001.725.4516.0948.13
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter21780714922948555176239841581829317.284.361.560.921452108920.289.276.398.0009.1317.171.885.9814.6747.16
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter33111671893156311391945414138258301714322.270.358.443.8015171131366.312.173.326.00010.1018.891.872.8629.9235.87
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter107393641152261273131427970418.293.368.471.83918540446.337.178.316.0009.4217.711.882.6932.7534.78
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7128346871211358175316421307.307.376.495.87114026320.354.188.339.0009.6920.002.064.0621.7729.89
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter154571113185355201165513718300000.324.399.508.90729060642.353.184.382.00011.0612.931.173.1228.5532.43
Kansas City Royals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter8121728468282421154522123.212.268.378.6468218237.230.166.240.0006.3318.993.003.3827.1339.13
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624345692164164842309044246.212.268.378.64616436474.230.166.240.0006.3318.993.003.3827.1339.13
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625789615932429112216651191236112.275.357.494.85128665664.299.219.356.0009.7217.971.854.3020.2440.83

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1998Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca36Rel230013.5020200202.03331400003.5013.504.5018.00--0.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0013.5020200202.03331400003.5013.504.5018.00--0.00--
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0013.5020200202.03331400003.5013.504.5018.00--0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings0013.502200220002200220.033033033011044000003.5013.504.5018.00--0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1996Spokane Indians NwstA-kca21OF68--1061041120116.9671.71------7195.889.5
1996Spokane Indians NwstA-kca211B1--111-212121.00012.00------711.41.3
1997Lansing Lugnuts MidwAkca22OF87--13673-146143.9791.64------10781.363.5
1998Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca23OF89--13942-145143.9861.61------11080.963.6
1999Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca24OF76--13025-137132.9641.74------11963.955.1
2000Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca25OF100--16973-179176.9831.76------10298.071.9
2000Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca25OF19--213-124241.0001.26------2770.413.9
2001Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca26OF88--13144-139135.9711.53------12073.364.2
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26LF5-417---771.0001.400.17-----683.33.1
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26DH1---------------616.70.6
2002Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca27OF52--108633117114.9742.19------6876.536.1
2002Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca271B1--4--1441.0004.00------681.50.7
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27RF21-163362--38381.0001.810.23-----5141.213.0
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27LF14-81232-125251.0001.790.31-----5127.58.6
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27DH10---------------5119.66.2
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27CF4-51---111.0000.250.20-----517.82.5
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca271B1-11---111.0001.001.00-----512.00.6
2003Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca28OF39--856219391.9782.33------6262.932.0
2003Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca281B2--22-252422.91711.00------623.21.6
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28RF11869161--17171.0001.550.25-----1384.66.8
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28DH1---------------137.70.6
2004Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca29OF44--7322-7775.9741.70------7062.931.7
2004Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca29OF31--5631-6059.9831.90------3979.521.5
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29LF10986251-126261.0002.600.30-----1190.96.2
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29RF1-1-------------119.10.6
2005Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln30OF62--9811-10099.9901.60------10956.943.4
MLB Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF338233523--55551.0001.670.24-----330.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF299208553-258581.0002.000.28-----290.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH12---------------120.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF4-51---111.0000.250.20-----40.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1-11---111.0001.001.00-----10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF184--3471674370363.9811.97------1840.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B3--26-262826.9298.67------30.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF151--225961240234.9751.55------1510.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF265--4381310-461451.9781.70------2650.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF87--13673-146143.9791.64------870.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF68--1061041120116.9671.71------680.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--111-212121.00012.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1996Spokane Indians NwstA-kca21--1------68-
1997Lansing Lugnuts MidwAkca22---------87-
1998Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca23---------89-
1999Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca24---------76-
2000Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca25---------100-
2000Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca25---------19-
2001Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca26---------88-
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26------5---1
2002Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca27--1------52-
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27--1---14421-10
2003Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca28--2------39-
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28--------11-1
2004Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca29---------44-
2004Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca29---------31-
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29------10-1--
2005Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln30---------62-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001Scottsdale ScorpionsArizona Fall LgMinor26196610183141501111600200.273.367.530.89735879.292.257.40913.9220.251.455.0616.5044.44
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs196610183141501111600200.273.367.530.89735879.292.257.40913.9220.251.455.0616.5044.44

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1999Carolina League All-Star Team (UT)1
2001California League All-Star Team (OF) ... Double-A All-Star (DH) ... Texas League All-Star (OF)3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2005-01-12ContractSigned by Cardinals (minor) 
2004-11-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
2004-10-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-11-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
2003-10-17Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-06-04Contractsigned 
* 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
2001Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll26200,000-77130-1,897,758200,000200,000
2002Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll27202,000-75126172,011,045200,000402,000
2003Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll28304,000-67224172,163,527300,000706,000
2004Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll29300,000-75528-2,070,100300,0001,006,000
* 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