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Rodney BoltonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1989-2001 MLB Years: 1993-1995
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-261Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRodney Earl Bolton
Height6-2Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 23,1968 [49.268]PlaceChattanooga,Tennessee
High SchoolOoltewah (Ooltewah,TN)
CollegeUniversity of Kentucky (Lexington,KY)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 13th round (348th overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1992-MLB-#5 ... 1993-MLB-#9
MLB DebutApril 10,1993 [24.199]
OrganizationsCHA [6] CIN [2] MIL [1] PHI [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID8979Retrosheet IDboltr001MLBAM ID111182
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts33Walks64Hittable45SO/BB53vsPower45Hitting5Durability74Team.532Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1989University of KentuckySECNCAA-1S/R20655.4816115600187.0975753038850001.5510.03--3.938.792.24.545-
1990University of KentuckySECNCAA-1S/R21872.91201468202111.010151360361210001.238.16--2.919.783.36.533-
1990Utica Blue SoxNYPLA-cha-ST21510.41660110044.02742011450000.865.52--2.259.204.09.833-
1990South Bend White SoxMidwAcha-ST21511.94770310051.0341411012501000.906.00--2.128.824.17.833-
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST01021.2313130420095.0611813023951000.885.78--2.189.004.13.833-
1991Sarasota White SoxFSLA+cha-ST22761.91151505200103.2812922223773001.007.030.172.006.683.35.538-
1991Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-ST22841.6212120320089.0732616321573001.067.380.302.125.762.71.667-
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST015101.78272708400192.215455385441346001.037.190.232.066.263.05.600-
1992Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-ST231192.93272703200187.017472619591119201.248.360.432.835.331.88.550-
1993Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-ST241012.88181621011115.2108403710377511001.258.400.782.885.842.03.909-
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha42ST24267.44981000042.0554035416174011.6811.690.853.403.611.06.2504.62
1994Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-ST25752.56171701000116.01084333435632001.238.380.312.724.891.80.583-
1995Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-ST26574.43191721110101.210652501031823201.359.380.892.747.262.65.417-
1995Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-ST261432.88202003100131.012744421323762001.148.700.891.585.213.30.824-
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST019103.55393724210232.1233969223541585201.239.000.892.096.102.93.655-
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha42S/R26028.18835002022.0332320414101002.1413.501.645.734.090.71.0006.47
1997Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-ST28984.30282711100169.21859681214710816201.379.811.112.495.732.30.529-
1998Indianapolis IndiansILAAAcin-ST2912113.81292901100177.0166827515641176101.308.440.763.255.951.83.522-
1999Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-ST3011103.82242404200153.016176651052856001.399.470.593.065.001.63.524-
2000Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil-S/R31265.4322517005256.0663534921374001.5410.541.443.365.911.76.250-
2001Camden RiversharksAtlInd-S/R32886.92351025206093.211780721340625001.6811.241.253.845.961.55.500-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter287.6917116002064.0886355830275011.8312.311.124.203.780.90.2002.22
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter106723.18244222222714731493.2141661352910643698366701.248.520.642.625.922.25.596-
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter81603.5620418222158731205.0120154047810136975459701.308.950.752.755.622.04.574-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter841.6212120320089.0732616321573001.067.380.302.125.762.71.667-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter761.91151505200103.2812922223773001.007.030.172.006.683.35.538-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter511.94770310051.0341411012501000.906.00--2.128.824.17.833-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter510.41660110044.02742011450000.865.52--2.259.204.09.833-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter886.92351025206093.211780721340625001.6811.241.253.845.961.55.500-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14124.0436251114203198.0198108890742060001.378.98--3.369.352.78.538-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter287.6917116002064.0886355830275011.8312.311.124.203.780.90.200-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings7277.695838200070220.0301215188271039217031.8312.311.124.203.780.90.2062.22
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings16113.18363334210220.02089078166414510101.248.520.642.625.922.25.593-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-p2828301300000001201000.100.100.100.2003031.167.000.000.0900.0038.710.000.000.000.00
1998Indianapolis IndiansILAAAcin-p2929292310020111204101.103.129.138.2674135.167.035.034.1212.8634.2912.000.000.0033.33
1999Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-p302413110000002900001.077.200.077.2771015.250.000.154.15713.3360.004.500.000.000.00
2000Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil-p31222010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.4500.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter103744810020133405102.108.141.122.2639183.195.014.041.0003.6140.9611.330.000.0012.50
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter103744810020133405102.108.141.122.2639183.195.014.041.0003.6140.9611.330.000.0012.50
Average Minor - Per 162 games16211661320030255308203.108.141.122.263142131.195.014.041.0003.6140.9611.330.000.0012.50

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1990Utica Blue Sox NYPLA-cha21P6--611111817.9442.83------6100.07.7
1990South Bend White Sox MidwAcha21P7--272-119.8181.29------7100.05.2
1991Sarasota White Sox FSLA+cha22P15--619312825.8931.67------15100.011.5
1991Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22P12--711121918.9471.50------12100.08.4
1992Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha23P27--1733415450.9261.85------27100.019.0
1993Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha24P18--918-127271.0001.50------18100.012.6
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24P9-4249--13131.0001.440.31-----9100.05.6
1994Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha25P17--1615223331.9391.82------17100.011.8
1995Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha26P20--1220-632321.0001.60------20100.013.9
1995Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha26P19--3141-1817.9440.89------2095.013.2
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26P8-2223--551.0000.630.23-----8100.05.6
1997Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin28P28--1525-340401.0001.43------28100.019.4
1998Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin29P29--1524334239.9291.34------29100.020.3
1999Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi30P24--1914313633.9171.38------24100.016.7
2000Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil31P22--512--17171.0000.77------22100.015.3
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P17-64612--18181.0001.060.28-----170.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P204--1111751317299286.9571.40------2040.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--711121918.9471.50------120.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--619312825.8931.67------150.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--272-119.8181.29------70.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6--611111817.9442.83------60.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1990Utica Blue Sox NYPLA-cha216----------
1990South Bend White Sox MidwAcha217----------
1991Sarasota White Sox FSLA+cha2215----------
1991Birmingham Barons SouAAcha2212----------
1992Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha2327----------
1993Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha2418----------
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha249----------
1994Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha2517----------
1995Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha2639----------
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha268----------
1997Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin2828----------
1998Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin2929----------
1999Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi3024----------
2000Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil3122----------

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993Triple A All-Star Team (P)1
1995Triple A All-Star Team (P)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1996-01-09Purchased by Fukuoka Daiei Hawks (Japan Pacific) from White Sox. 
* 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
1993Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll24100,000-110143-968,431109,000100,000
1995Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll26109,000-75338-999,520109,000209,000
* 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