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Allen BattleTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1989-1999 MLB Years: 1995-1996
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Rated Prospect

PositionsOF-715, CF-27, LF-24Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAllen Zelmo Battle
Height6-0Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 29,1968 [49.145]PlaceGrantham,North Carolina
High SchoolSouthern Wayne (Dudley,NC)
CollegeUniversity of South Alabama (Mobile,AL)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 10th round (259th overall) of the 1991 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 45th round (1163rd overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1995-MLB-#7
MLB DebutApril 26,1995 [26.148]
OrganizationsSLN [5] CHA [1] CHN [1] MON [1] OAK [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID8579Retrosheet IDbatta001MLBAM ID110692
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed73Power51Contact53XBH49RBIs53Runs71Hitting64Durability64Team.517Ratings Explained
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1989University of South AlabaSBCNCAA-1cf-lf20304219111005201710000.262.295.286.58112144.314.024.095.2692.2715.917.000.000.009.09
1990University of South AlabaSBCNCAA-1cf-lf21642425680133329549171800000.331.375.446.82110819259.348.115.372.3696.566.951.061.1680.6723.75
1991University of South AlabaSBCNCAA-1cf-lf226122867821546453310482263300.360.477.5391.01612325288.374.179.491.45316.677.640.462.0838.0030.49
1991Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln-of221762262461077114611000.387.506.5161.02232778.429.129.452.46117.957.690.430.000.0029.17
1991Savannah CardinalsSALAsln-of2248169284171020123273410200.243.347.296.643508199.299.053.266.30413.5717.091.260.000.0019.51
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         652315465132027194414021200.281.391.355.7468215277.337.074.316.34814.8014.440.980.000.0023.08
1992Springfield CardinalsMidwAsln-of2367235497110442422124134101200.302.424.430.85410118289.337.128.345.39314.1911.760.831.3858.7525.35
1992St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-of23602223471921152111353844220.320.418.392.8108712267.378.072.275.37313.1114.231.090.37222.0016.90
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1274578314219653943237672145420.311.421.411.83218830556.357.100.311.38413.6712.950.950.9091.4021.13
1993Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-of241083907110724123402012457562300.274.356.421.77716439446.330.147.282.34810.0916.821.670.67130.0036.45
1994Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of251325201041634476692385982617214.313.385.460.84523957593.358.147.288.3719.9513.831.391.0186.6734.97
1995Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of2647164284612131871283215003.280.389.421.8106916198.333.141.348.36614.1416.161.141.5254.6734.78
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln35of26611181332500233152613000.271.358.314.672375137.348.043.169.31510.9518.981.730.000.0015.63
1996Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAoak-of2762224536812433393373736205.304.406.433.8399719272.349.129.321.37713.6013.601.001.1074.6727.94
1996Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2cf-lf274713020253015102172621113.192.293.238.531314151.231.046.238.25311.2617.221.530.66130.0016.00
1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-of281127661025005700000.222.344.481.82513332.222.259.444.36115.6321.881.406.2513.5050.00
1998Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-of291324547213831211683457181826313.304.403.454.85720644541.345.150.370.37913.1214.971.142.0341.2731.88
1999Arizona CubsArizRkchn-30313240100101410001.308.400.462.8626115.444.154.308.3836.6726.674.000.000.0025.00
1999Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-of303511016277031421143001111.245.328.391.7194310126.308.146.282.31711.1123.812.142.3836.6737.04
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         3812318317131431153411112.252.336.398.7344911141.322.146.285.32410.6424.112.272.1341.0035.48
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter10824833578017135325234113.230.324.274.598689288.286.044.206.00011.1118.061.630.35248.0015.79
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter7222590489766163353631315857377460412325837.296.390.427.81711072343056.345.131.316.00012.3415.051.221.1871.9430.55
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter419149927944810714282077518214269181516636.299.389.445.8346671491762.345.146.327.00012.1515.271.261.5953.5433.26
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1083907110724123402012457562300.274.356.421.77716439446.330.147.282.00010.0916.821.670.67130.0036.45
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter602223471921152111353844220.320.418.392.8108712267.378.072.275.00013.1114.231.090.37222.0016.90
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1154047711217544434156868111400.277.392.374.76615126488.321.097.312.00013.9313.931.000.82101.0023.21
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter20752828620781151021001.373.489.507.99638893.431.134.427.00016.1310.750.670.000.0028.57
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1555121421732979798919664773300.338.418.475.89324345591.357.137.402.00011.177.950.711.5256.8926.01
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4713020253015102172621113.192.293.238.531314151.231.046.238.00011.2617.221.530.66130.0016.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter611181332500233152613000.271.358.314.672375137.348.043.169.00010.9518.981.730.000.0015.63
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623725086120211208487856225.230.324.274.59810214432.286.044.206.00011.1118.061.630.35248.0015.79
Average Minor - Per 162 games16258111017237887035138510395628.296.390.427.81724853686.345.131.316.00012.3415.051.221.1871.9430.55

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1991Johnson City Cardinals AppRksln22OF16--29---29291.0001.81------1794.124.2
1991Savannah Cardinals SALAsln22OF46--8321-8685.9881.85------4895.833.3
1992Springfield Cardinals MidwAsln23OF67--13634-143139.9722.07------67100.047.9
1992St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln23OF60--165321170168.9882.80------60100.087.0
1993Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln24OF105--241552251246.9802.34------10897.277.2
1994Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln25OF132--274852287282.9832.14------132100.093.0
1995Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln26OF47--10612-109107.9822.28------47100.032.6
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26OF32--61-1-6261.9841.91------6152.522.4
1996Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAoak27OF62--11636-125119.9521.92------62100.043.7
1996Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27CF27--39---39391.0001.44------4757.416.7
1996Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27LF24--432114645.9781.88------4751.114.8
1997Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha28OF10--91--10101.0001.00------1190.97.0
1998Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon29OF125--253572265258.9742.06------13294.787.4
1999Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn30OF13--2311-2524.9601.85------3537.19.2
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF32--61-1-6261.9841.91------320.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF27--39---39391.0001.44------270.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF24--432114645.9781.88------240.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF389--78119214821800.9742.06------3890.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF105--241552251246.9802.34------1050.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF60--165321170168.9882.80------600.00.0
A Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF113--21955-229224.9781.98------1130.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF16--29---29291.0001.81------160.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1991Johnson City Cardinals AppRksln22---------16-
1991Savannah Cardinals SALAsln22---------46-
1992Springfield Cardinals MidwAsln23---------67-
1992St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln23---------60-
1993Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln24---------105-
1994Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln25---------132-
1995Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln26---------47-
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26---------32-
1996Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAoak27---------62-
1996Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27------2427---
1997Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha28---------10-
1998Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon29---------125-
1999Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn30---------13-

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1994American Association All-Star (OF)1
1998International League All-Star Team (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1996-01-09TradeTraded by Cardinals with Jay Witasick, Bret Wagner and Carl Dale to Athletics for Todd Stottlemyre. 
1994-03-19Returned to Cardinals. 
* 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
1995St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll26109,000-75341-999,520109,000109,000
1996Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll27117,000-7452518957,870109,000226,000
* 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