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Current Status
Free Agent since 2013-10-31 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Mark Steven Kotsay
Stat Years
1994-2013  [mlb] 1997-2013
Height/Weight
6-0 / 190
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
CF (1015) ... RF (467) ... OF (140) ... 1B (137) ... LF (62) ... DH (55)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
Santa Fe (Santa Fe Springs,CA)
Colleges
Cal State Fullerton (Fullerton, California)
Draft
Selected by the Florida Marlins in Round #1 (#9 overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
David Finley
MLB Debut
1997-07-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.222)
Service Time
16.018 (2013)
Organizations
MIA [5] SDN [5] OAK [4] BOS [2] CHA [2] ATL [1] MIL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 994 ... retro id: kotsm001 ... mlbam id: 117276
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1994Cal State FullertonBigWestNCAA-1------18lf------411373851132435531815110101.372.446.5841.0301678019.358.212.39510.788.980.8334.22.4037.2
    1996Kane County CougarsMidwAmia-20of---11760161750283016810103.283.436.467.90378287.500.184.29420.5110.260.5030.02.5641.2
    1997Portland Sea DogsEastAAmia-21of---211443810313427220771757565003316.306.405.514.91951622549.406.208.32014.5312.600.8721.93.8836.6
    1997Florida MarlinsNLMLBmia421cfL-S-E-P214525101104304701001.192.250.250.50057132.192.058.2227.0212.281.750.00.0020.0
    1998Florida MarlinsNLMLBmia4,722rfL-S-E-P31545787216125711681053461173217.279.318.403.72162323343.192.124.2955.469.791.7952.51.7726.7
    1999Florida MarlinsNLMLBmia723rfL-S-E-P414849557134239850762950029511.271.306.402.70853519940.192.131.2835.429.351.7261.91.5029.9
    2000Florida MarlinsNLMLBmia724rfL-S-E-P51525308715831512571994246024217.298.347.443.79057823548.243.145.3077.277.961.1044.22.0830.4
    2001San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn1425cfL-S-E-P61194066711829110581354858213111.291.366.441.80746017940.288.150.31710.4312.611.2140.62.1733.9
    2002San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn1426cfL-S-E-P71535788216927717611195989324010.292.359.452.81164626151.265.160.3199.1313.781.5134.02.6330.2
    2003San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn1427cfL-S-E-P81284826412828473863568211138.266.343.384.72754118539.241.118.30710.3515.161.4668.91.2930.5
    2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2128cfL-S-E-P914860678190373156385557025556.314.370.459.82967327855.241.145.3338.1710.401.2740.42.2329.0
    2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2129cfL-S-E-P10139582751633511582554051124313.280.325.421.74662924551.210.141.2856.368.111.2838.82.3831.3
    2006Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2130cfL-S-E-P1112950257138293759634455246118.275.332.386.71855819439.205.111.2947.899.861.2571.71.2528.3
    2007Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-31of---1210372101002207100001.270.386.297.68344111.270.027.27815.912.270.140.00.0010.0
    2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2131cfL-S-E-P1256206204414012011192000134.214.279.296.5752266115.175.082.2318.418.851.05206.00.4434.1
    2008Mississippi BravesSouAAatl-32of---13518461001001400000.333.368.389.7571971.111.056.4295.2621.054.000.00.0016.7
    2008Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl1132cfL-S-E-P13883183992173637232534011213.289.340.418.75834513326.204.129.3087.259.861.3653.01.7428.3
    2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1132rfL-S-E-P132284619810120171100011.226.286.345.63191299.190.119.2607.6912.091.570.00.0047.4
    2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos1133rf-cf---1410332101005100100102.303.294.333.62734111.061.030.3030.002.940.000.00.0010.0
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos11331bL-S-E-P14277441920152141200111.257.291.324.61579243.135.067.2905.0615.193.0074.01.2715.8
    2009Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30331bL-S-E-P14401131233703181111901225.292.349.434.7831274910.239.142.2918.667.090.8237.72.3630.3
    2010Chicago White SoxALMLBcha734dh-1bL-S-E-P15107327307817283113323600039.239.306.376.68235912327.229.137.2478.9110.031.1340.92.2334.6
    2011Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil2535rf-lfL-S-E-P16104233186313133130212700134.270.329.373.7022558717.206.103.2948.2410.591.2977.71.1827.0
    2012Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+sdn3836lf---1714000000000000000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2012San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn1436lfL-S-E-P17821439378021402111410112.259.314.357.6711565110.161.098.2737.058.971.2771.51.2827.0
    2013San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn1437lfL-S-E-P181041558302011202132501201.194.253.226.479171353.103.032.2217.6014.621.92155.00.5810.0
    MLB Totals (19 yrs)19146464790178435348127720986455475713304838152.276.332.404.73671092614528.219.128.2947.7910.651.3750.91.7929.6
    National League Totals (11 yrs)12463970508110020438774307444342493818291995.277.333.406.73943671611319.222.129.2987.8311.291.4451.61.7629.0
    American League Totals (8 yrs)668249428268414910502902420212264512191957.274.330.402.73227421003209.215.128.2887.739.631.2549.91.8230.6
    Minor League Totals15759012717735222932359979105322.300.399.478.87769528259.376.178.31414.2411.370.8026.83.1733.3
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals411373851132435531815110101.372.446.5841.0301678019.358.212.39510.788.980.8334.22.4037.2
    Minor: A Totals1760161750283016810103.283.436.467.90378287.500.184.29420.5110.260.5030.02.5641.2
    Minor: A+ Totals14000000000000000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals11945610714028220781757669003316.307.404.509.91353523250.395.202.32414.2112.900.9122.83.7435.7
    Minor: AAA Totals20704202007307200103.286.346.314.66078222.171.028.2908.972.560.290.00.0010.0
    San Diego Padres Totals (5 yrs)586176423048294123718330211872687511532.273.343.403.7461974711143.241.130.3039.4713.581.4347.71.8729.7
    Oakland Athletics Totals (4 yrs)47218962305351157382242014158196511161241.282.336.410.7462086778160.215.128.2967.579.401.2449.91.8229.9
    Florida Marlins Totals (4 yrs)4681655221463802231179392010916411216946.280.322.411.7331793680133.208.131.2936.089.151.5053.41.7328.7
    Chicago White Sox Totals (2 yrs)147440421112421149244345012514.252.318.391.70948617237.232.139.2598.859.261.0540.02.2633.3
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (1 yrs)104233186313133130212700134.270.329.373.7022558717.206.103.2948.2410.591.2977.71.1827.0
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)883183992173637232534011213.289.340.418.75834513326.204.129.3087.259.861.3653.01.7428.3
    Boston Red Sox Totals (2 yrs)49158103810111722112300122.241.288.335.6231705312.165.094.2746.4713.532.09158.00.5931.6
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1994Cal State FullertonBigWestNCAA-1------18------106.321010009015.217121108162001.609.770.004.609.196.892.001.000
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals106.511010009015.717121108162001.6410.070.004.749.477.112.001.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1996Kane County CougarsMidwA20OF1700.03720039391.0002.300.0011.1100.08
    1997Portland Sea DogsEastAA21OF11300.02301224244242.9922.100.0079.699.11
    1997Florida MarlinsNLMLB21CF1400.03020132321.0002.300.008.6100.04
    1998Florida MarlinsNLMLB221B303.13100441.0001.301.291.91.95
    1998Florida MarlinsNLMLB22CF4600.0132521139137.9863.000.0028.429.92
    1998Florida MarlinsNLMLB22RF10700.02131541232228.9832.100.0066.069.51
    1999Florida MarlinsNLMLB231B19099.11048091121121.0005.901.1311.712.83
    1999Florida MarlinsNLMLB23RF12900.02472055272267.9822.100.0079.687.21
    2000Florida MarlinsNLMLB241B203.01000111.0000.500.331.21.35
    2000Florida MarlinsNLMLB24CF9055.02010021211.0002.300.385.65.92
    2000Florida MarlinsNLMLB24RF13901,052.12661333282279.9892.000.2786.391.41
    2001San Diego PadresNLMLB25LF108.05000551.0005.000.630.60.89
    2001San Diego PadresNLMLB25CF1060862.0269441277273.9862.600.3265.489.11
    2001San Diego PadresNLMLB25RF508.03000331.0000.600.383.14.25
    2002San Diego PadresNLMLB26CF14701,228.13491143364360.9892.400.2990.796.11
    2003San Diego PadresNLMLB27CF1261201,055.13231334339336.9912.700.3277.898.41
    2004Oakland AthleticsALMLB28CF1451401,255.03471164364358.9842.500.2989.598.01
    2004Oakland AthleticsALMLB28DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.78
    2005Oakland AthleticsALMLB29CF1371371,184.1298743309305.9872.200.2684.698.61
    2005Oakland AthleticsALMLB29DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.410
    2006Oakland AthleticsALMLB301B4424.0280263028.9337.001.172.53.13
    2006Oakland AthleticsALMLB30CF1271161,047.0281622289287.9932.300.2778.498.41
    2006Oakland AthleticsALMLB30DH110.0000000.0000.000.000.60.810
    2007Sacramento River CatsPCLAAA31OF700.06000661.0000.900.004.970.013
    2007Oakland AthleticsALMLB31CF5653473.2141523148146.9862.600.3134.6100.02
    2008Mississippi BravesSouAA32OF300.01000111.0000.300.002.260.010
    2008Boston Red SoxALMLB321B6439.0353173938.9746.300.973.727.34
    2008Atlanta BravesNLMLB32CF8480696.01733011761761.0002.100.2551.995.51
    2008Boston Red SoxALMLB32RF1918151.03200032321.0001.700.2111.786.43
    2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA331B300.0131111514.9334.700.002.130.07
    2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA33CF300.0000000.0000.000.002.130.08
    2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA33RF300.01000111.0000.300.002.130.07
    2009Chicago White SoxALMLB331B2215158.2155120131671671.0007.601.0613.655.02
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLB331B1912125.110311091141141.0006.000.9111.770.45
    2009Chicago White SoxALMLB33LF2218.03000331.0001.500.171.25.06
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLB33LF218.02000221.0001.000.251.27.46
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLB33CF4328.05000551.0001.300.182.514.84
    2009Chicago White SoxALMLB33CF119.02000221.0002.000.220.62.57
    2009Chicago White SoxALMLB33RF8754.01310014141.0001.800.264.920.03
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLB33RF418.21000111.0000.300.122.514.85
    2009Chicago White SoxALMLB33DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.25.07
    2010Chi White SoxALMLB341B3834307.129820123319318.9978.401.0423.535.52
    2010Chi White SoxALMLB34RF8648.0920011111.0001.400.234.97.54
    2010Chi White SoxALMLB34DH4600.0000000.0000.000.0028.443.01
    2011MilwaukeeNLMLB351b11124.02710428281.0002.501.176.810.62
    2011MilwaukeeNLMLB35lf1913131.1202402622.8461.200.1711.718.32
    2011MilwaukeeNLMLB35cf10958.01100011111.0001.100.196.29.64
    2011MilwaukeeNLMLB35rf3027223.1480104948.9801.600.2218.528.82
    2012San DiegoNLMLB361B5323.22600226261.0005.201.123.16.13
    2012San DiegoNLMLB36LF1919127.1271112928.9661.500.2211.723.25
    2012San DiegoNLMLB36RF9765.01410115151.0001.700.235.611.03
    2013San DiegoNLMLB371B5326.02620228281.0005.601.083.14.85
    2013San DiegoNLMLB37LF1915117.21310014141.0000.700.1211.718.35
    2013San DiegoNLMLB37RF6535.04000441.0000.700.113.75.84
    2013San DiegoNLMLB37DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.92.92
    MLB Totals - (1B)1347673080658475868864.9956.401.180.00.00
    MLB Totals - (LF)6250409704517974.9371.200.180.00.00
    MLB Totals - (CF)10126597,950238168272324762449.9892.400.310.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)464711,644850521310915902.9861.900.550.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)5510000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)300131111514.9334.700.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (CF)300000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (RF)3001000111.0000.300.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)7006000661.0000.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)116002311224245243.9922.100.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)17003720039391.0002.300.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1996Minor---------17-
    1997MLB-------14---
    1997Minor---------113-
    1998MLB--3----46107--
    1999MLB--19-----129--
    2000MLB--2----9139--
    2001MLB------11065--
    2002MLB-------147---
    2003MLB-------126---
    2004MLB-------145--1
    2005MLB-------137--2
    2006MLB--4----127--1
    2007MLB-------56---
    2007Minor---------7-
    2008MLB--6----8419--
    2008Minor---------3-
    2009MLB--41---4512-2
    2009Minor--3----33--
    2010MLB--38-----8-46
    2011MLB--11---191030--
    2012MLB--5---19-9--
    2013MLB--5---19-6-3
    Totals--137---62101546714055