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Proper Name
Joseph Desa
High Level
MLB (1980-1985)
Positions
1B (789) ... OF (136) ... DH (4)
Ht / Wt
5-11 / 170
Bats / Throws
Left / Left
Died
12/20/1986
Cause of Death
Car accident
High School
Damien (Honolulu,HI)
draft posit
1B
MLB Debut
MLB Teams
SLN [7] CHA [3]
TBC#
10688
mlbam id
113288
Retrosheet
Stat Capsuleavgopsabrhhrrbisb
Career MLB [1980-1985].200.58055511270
Speed
27
Power
72
Contact
77
XBH
71
RBIs
81
Runs
46
Hitting
74
Durability
72
Team
.515
Player Notes:  
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Batting Statistics
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year team name league level org age   # pos link   g ab   r   h 2b 3b hr rbi sb cs bb so hbp sh sf iw gdp tb pa xbh 1b avg obp slg ops secA iso babip bb% so% so/bb ab/hr
1977 Calgary Cardinals Pio Rk sln 17 -- 1b -- 70 279 65 76 13 1 3 55 6 2 50 43 6 0 2 0 0 100 337 17 59 .272 .392 .358 .750 .280 .086 .311 14.84 12.76 0.86 93.00
1978 Gastonia Cardinals Wcar A sln 18 -- 1b -- 42 149 23 39 11 0 4 25 5 1 20 14 3 0 1 0 0 62 173 15 24 .262 .358 .416 .774 .315 .154 .265 11.56 8.09 0.70 37.25
1978 St. Petersburg Cardinals FSL A+ sln 18 -- 1b -- 86 277 41 86 13 0 5 30 2 3 29 20 7 5 4 0 0 114 322 18 68 .310 .385 .412 .796 .202 .101 .316 9.01 6.21 0.69 55.40
1979 Arkansas Travelers Tex AA sln 19 -- 1b -- 130 463 71 147 32 5 13 86 3 3 44 65 13 1 5 0 0 228 526 50 97 .317 .389 .492 .881 .270 .175 .344 8.37 12.36 1.48 35.62
1980 Springfield Redbirds Amer AAA sln 20 -- 1b -- 123 423 54 124 25 2 9 74 4 2 43 62 4 4 5 0 0 180 479 36 88 .293 .360 .426 .786 .239 .132 .322 8.98 12.94 1.44 47.00
1980 St. Louis Cardinals NL MLB sln 20 7 of-1b log 7 11 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 11 0 3 .273 .273 .273 .545 .000 .000 .333 0.00 18.18 -- --
1981 Springfield Redbirds Amer AAA sln 21 -- 1b -- 132 497 60 145 30 2 12 73 4 3 67 66 7 0 5 9 0 215 576 44 101 .292 .380 .433 .813 .278 .141 .314 11.63 11.46 0.99 41.42
1982 Louisville Redbirds Amer AAA sln 22 -- of-1b -- 130 487 72 134 26 3 14 75 1 2 48 63 4 2 3 1 0 208 544 43 91 .275 .343 .427 .770 .248 .152 .291 8.82 11.58 1.31 34.79
1983 Louisville Redbirds Amer AAA sln 23 -- 1b -- 27 105 12 31 6 1 1 14 0 1 9 11 0 1 1 0 0 42 116 8 23 .295 .348 .400 .748 .181 .105 .319 7.76 9.48 1.22 105.00
1984 Denver Zephyrs Amer AAA cha 24 -- 1b -- 141 511 73 144 32 7 10 81 2 3 58 47 4 4 9 6 0 220 586 49 95 .282 .354 .431 .784 .260 .149 .289 9.90 8.02 0.81 51.10
1985 Buffalo Bisons Amer AAA cha 25 -- 1b -- 97 366 56 105 21 3 17 66 8 1 39 46 3 0 6 3 0 183 414 41 64 .287 .355 .500 .855 .339 .213 .285 9.42 11.11 1.18 21.53
1985 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 25 20,38 1b log 28 44 5 8 2 0 2 7 0 0 3 6 0 1 0 1 0 16 48 4 4 .182 .234 .364 .598 .250 .182 .167 6.25 12.50 2.00 22.00
1986 Buffalo Bisons Amer AAA cha 26 -- 1b -- 130 450 65 128 21 3 17 83 0 2 61 45 8 1 6 2 0 206 526 41 87 .284 .375 .458 .833 .304 .173 .282 11.60 8.56 0.74 26.47
1977 Rk Total -- SLN -- -- -- -- 70 279 65 76 13 1 3 55 6 2 50 43 6 0 2 0 0 100 337 17 59 .272 .392 .358 .750 .280 .086 .311 14.84 12.76 0.86 93.00
1978 A / A+ Total -- SLN -- -- -- -- 128 426 64 125 24 0 9 55 7 4 49 34 10 5 5 0 0 176 495 33 92 .293 .376 .413 .789 .242 .120 .299 9.90 6.87 0.69 47.33
1979 AA Total -- SLN -- -- -- -- 130 463 71 147 32 5 13 86 3 3 44 65 13 1 5 0 0 228 526 50 97 .317 .389 .492 .881 .270 .175 .344 8.37 12.36 1.48 35.62
1980 AAA Total -- SLN -- -- -- -- 123 423 54 124 25 2 9 74 4 2 43 62 4 4 5 0 0 180 479 36 88 .293 .360 .426 .786 .239 .132 .322 8.98 12.94 1.44 47.00
1980 MLB Total -- SLN -- -- -- -- 7 11 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 11 0 3 .273 .273 .273 .545 .000 .000 .333 0.00 18.18 -- --
1981 AAA Total -- SLN -- -- -- -- 132 497 60 145 30 2 12 73 4 3 67 66 7 0 5 9 0 215 576 44 101 .292 .380 .433 .813 .278 .141 .314 11.63 11.46 0.99 41.42
1982 AAA Total -- SLN -- -- -- -- 130 487 72 134 26 3 14 75 1 2 48 63 4 2 3 1 0 208 544 43 91 .275 .343 .427 .770 .248 .152 .291 8.82 11.58 1.31 34.79
1983 AAA Total -- SLN -- -- -- -- 27 105 12 31 6 1 1 14 0 1 9 11 0 1 1 0 0 42 116 8 23 .295 .348 .400 .748 .181 .105 .319 7.76 9.48 1.22 105.00
1984 AAA Total -- CHA -- -- -- -- 141 511 73 144 32 7 10 81 2 3 58 47 4 4 9 6 0 220 586 49 95 .282 .354 .431 .784 .260 .149 .289 9.90 8.02 0.81 51.10
1985 AAA Total -- CHA -- -- -- -- 97 366 56 105 21 3 17 66 8 1 39 46 3 0 6 3 0 183 414 41 64 .287 .355 .500 .855 .339 .213 .285 9.42 11.11 1.18 21.53
1985 MLB Total -- CHA -- -- -- -- 28 44 5 8 2 0 2 7 0 0 3 6 0 1 0 1 0 16 48 4 4 .182 .234 .364 .598 .250 .182 .167 6.25 12.50 2.00 22.00
1986 AAA Total -- CHA -- -- -- -- 130 450 65 128 21 3 17 83 0 2 61 45 8 1 6 2 0 206 526 41 87 .284 .375 .458 .833 .304 .173 .282 11.60 8.56 0.74 26.47
Total MLB (2 yrs) -- MLB -- -- -- -- -- 35 55 5 11 2 0 2 7 0 0 3 8 0 1 0 1 1 19 59 4 7 .200 .241 .345 .587 .200 .145 .200 5.08 13.56 2.67 27.50
Total Minors (10 yrs) -- Minors -- -- -- -- -- 1108 4007 592 1159 230 27 105 662 35 23 468 482 59 18 47 21 0 1758 4599 362 797 .289 .368 .439 .807 .269 .149 .304 10.18 10.48 1.03 38.16
Total AL (1 yrs) -- AL -- -- -- -- -- 28 44 5 8 2 0 2 7 0 0 3 6 0 1 0 1 0 16 48 4 4 .182 .234 .364 .598 .250 .182 .167 6.25 12.50 2.00 22.00
Total NL (1 yrs) -- NL -- -- -- -- -- 7 11 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 11 0 3 .273 .273 .273 .545 .000 .000 .333 0.00 18.18 -- --
Total AAA (7 yrs) -- AAA -- -- -- -- -- 780 2839 392 811 161 21 80 466 19 14 325 340 30 12 35 21 0 1254 3241 262 549 .286 .361 .442 .803 .272 .156 .298 10.03 10.49 1.05 35.49
Total AA (1 yrs) -- AA -- -- -- -- -- 130 463 71 147 32 5 13 86 3 3 44 65 13 1 5 0 0 228 526 50 97 .317 .389 .492 .881 .270 .175 .344 8.37 12.36 1.48 35.62
Total A+ (1 yrs) -- A+ -- -- -- -- -- 86 277 41 86 13 0 5 30 2 3 29 20 7 5 4 0 0 114 322 18 68 .310 .385 .412 .796 .202 .101 .316 9.01 6.21 0.69 55.40
Total A (1 yrs) -- A -- -- -- -- -- 42 149 23 39 11 0 4 25 5 1 20 14 3 0 1 0 0 62 173 15 24 .262 .358 .416 .774 .315 .154 .265 11.56 8.09 0.70 37.25
Total Rk (1 yrs) -- Rk -- -- -- -- -- 70 279 65 76 13 1 3 55 6 2 50 43 6 0 2 0 0 100 337 17 59 .272 .392 .358 .750 .280 .086 .311 14.84 12.76 0.86 93.00
Fielding Statistics
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year team name league level mlb age pos   g gs inn po   a   e dp tc tsc sb cs sb% fpct rfg rfi rf9i tm shr pl shr tm rk
1979 Arkansas Travelers Tex AA sln 19 1b 126 0 0.0 1129 71 11 102 1211 1200 0 0 -- .991 9.5 -- -- 94.7 96.9 1
1980 St. Louis Cardinals NL MLB sln 20 1b 1 0 5.0 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 -- 1.000 2.0 0.40 3.60 0.6 14.3 4
1980 St. Louis Cardinals NL MLB sln 20 of 1 0 9.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 -- 1.000 1.0 0.11 1.00 0.6 14.3 11
1980 Springfield Redbirds Amer AAA sln 20 1b 118 0 0.0 1005 86 6 99 1097 1091 0 0 -- .995 9.2 -- -- 86.8 95.9 1
1981 Springfield Redbirds Amer AAA sln 21 1b 132 0 0.0 1182 104 11 124 1297 1286 0 0 -- .992 9.7 -- -- 97.1 100.0 1
1981 Springfield Redbirds Amer AAA sln 21 of 1 0 0.0 3 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 -- 1.000 3.0 -- -- 0.7 0.8 9
1982 Louisville Redbirds Amer AAA sln 22 1b 49 0 0.0 367 32 5 43 404 399 0 0 -- .988 8.1 -- -- 36.3 37.7 2
1982 Louisville Redbirds Amer AAA sln 22 of 90 0 0.0 121 6 5 3 132 127 0 0 -- .962 1.4 -- -- 66.7 69.2 3
1983 Louisville Redbirds Amer AAA sln 23 1b 19 0 0.0 164 20 1 17 185 184 0 0 -- .995 9.7 -- -- 14.1 70.4 3
1983 Louisville Redbirds Amer AAA sln 23 of 9 0 0.0 12 1 0 1 13 13 0 0 -- 1.000 1.4 -- -- 6.7 33.3 5
1984 Denver Zephyrs Amer AAA cha 24 1b 139 0 0.0 1157 119 9 131 1285 1276 0 0 -- .993 9.2 -- -- 90.3 98.6 1
1984 Denver Zephyrs Amer AAA cha 24 of 3 0 0.0 8 0 0 0 8 8 0 0 -- 1.000 2.7 -- -- 1.9 2.1 9
1985 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 25 1b 9 0 58.0 70 7 0 4 77 77 0 0 -- 1.000 8.6 1.33 11.95 5.6 32.1 2
1985 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 25 of 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- .000 0.0 0.00 0.00 0.6 3.6 12
1985 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 25 dh 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- .000 0.0 -- -- 2.5 14.3 8
1985 Buffalo Bisons Amer AAA cha 25 1b 82 0 0.0 698 44 5 76 747 742 0 0 -- .993 9.0 -- -- 57.7 84.5 1
1985 Buffalo Bisons Amer AAA cha 25 of 22 0 0.0 31 5 3 2 39 36 0 0 -- .923 1.6 -- -- 15.5 22.7 7
1986 Buffalo Bisons Amer AAA cha 26 1b 114 0 0.0 971 62 3 96 1036 1033 0 0 -- .997 9.1 -- -- 80.3 87.7 1
1986 Buffalo Bisons Amer AAA cha 26 of 9 0 0.0 6 3 0 1 9 9 0 0 -- 1.000 1.0 -- -- 6.3 6.9 11
Total MLB (2 yrs) -- MLB -- -- 1b 10 0 63 72 7 0 4 79 79 0 0 -- 1.000 7.9 1.25 11.29 -- -- --
Total MLB (2 yrs) -- MLB -- -- of 2 0 10 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 -- 1.000 0.5 0.10 0.90 -- -- --
Total MLB (1 yrs) -- MLB -- -- dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- -- --
Total AAA (7 yrs) -- AAA -- -- 1b 653 0 0 5544 467 40 586 6051 6011 0 0 -- .993 9.2 -- -- -- -- --
Total AAA (6 yrs) -- AAA -- -- of 134 0 0 181 15 8 7 204 196 0 0 -- .961 1.5 -- -- -- -- --
Total AA (1 yrs) -- AA -- -- 1b 126 0 0 1129 71 11 102 1211 1200 0 0 -- .991 9.5 -- -- -- -- --
Yearly Positional Grid
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year category pos p pos c pos 1b pos 2b pos 3b pos ss pos lf pos cf pos rf pos of pos dh
1978 Minor 0 0 127 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1979 Minor 0 0 126 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980 Minor 0 0 118 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980 MLB 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
1981 Minor 0 0 132 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
1982 Minor 0 0 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 90 0
1983 Minor 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
1984 Minor 0 0 139 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
1985 Minor 0 0 82 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 0
1985 MLB 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4
1986 Minor 0 0 114 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
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