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
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

Salary History

top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
Yearteam nameagesalarylg ranktm rank
1997Florida Marlins21150,00000
1998Florida Marlins22171,00080623
1999Florida Marlins23280,0005698
2000Florida Marlins24324,0005417
2001San Diego Padres252,125,0002826
2002San Diego Padres263,050,0002305
2003San Diego Padres274,450,0001575
2004Oakland Athletics285,500,0001232
2005Oakland Athletics296,500,0001133
2006Oakland Athletics307,000,0001064
2007Oakland Athletics318,000,000944
2008Atlanta Braves327,000,0001277
2009Boston Red Sox331,500,00036716
2010Chicago White Sox341,500,00036816
2011Milwaukee Brewers35800,00048818
2012San Diego Padres361,250,00040214
2013San Diego Padres371,300,00042013
17 record(s)
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Salary Salary for the selected season. Blank usually means the player made MLB minimum