Page Information
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
6-0 / 190
Left / Left
CF (1015) ... RF (467) ... OF (140) ... 1B (137) ... LF (62) ... DH (55)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
High School
Santa Fe (Santa Fe Springs,CA)
Cal State Fullerton (Fullerton, California)
Selected by the Florida Marlins in Round #1 (#9 overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Signing Scouts
David Finley
MLB Debut
1997-07-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.222)
Service Time
16.018 (2013)
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
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed65Power42Contact87XBH43RBIs52Runs41Hitting68Durability57Team.505Ratings Explained
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Major Awards Voting History

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YearAward NameLeagueRankTeam NamePointsFirst PlaceShare
2004American League Most Valuable PlayerAL14Oakland Athletics8-0.02
1 record(s)
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) League Abbreviation or name of league Rank If team context, indicates Divisional Rank Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Points Voting points based on descending points system for top x ranks Share Appeared on x% of ballots for voting