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Tony Batista 3BBlue Jays

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG DRC+ WARP
15 4959 .251 .299 .453 97 19.5
Birth Date12-9-1973
Height6' 0"
Weight180 lbs
Age45 years, 10 months, 12 days
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA H 2B 3B HR BB SO HBP SB CS AVG OBP SLG DRC+ DRAA BRR FRAA BWARP
1996 OAK 22 74 260 71 10 2 6 19 49 1 7 3 .298 .350 .433 89 -2.5 0.1 4.3 0.9
1997 OAK 23 68 207 38 10 1 4 14 31 2 2 2 .202 .265 .330 61 -9.5 -0.7 1.8 0.0
1998 ARI 24 106 318 80 16 1 18 18 52 3 1 1 .273 .318 .519 119 8.4 0.8 -0.5 1.8
1999 ARI 25 44 164 37 5 0 5 16 17 2 2 0 .257 .335 .396 115 4.2 0.6 5.2 1.6
1999 TOR 25 98 409 107 25 1 26 22 79 4 2 0 .285 .328 .565 112 8.5 2.9 6.6 3.3
2000 TOR 26 154 664 163 32 2 41 35 121 6 5 4 .263 .307 .519 107 10.5 -4.4 1.8 3.0
2001 BAL 27 84 331 82 16 5 12 19 47 0 5 1 .266 .305 .468 90 -2.7 -1.8 3.5 0.8
2001 TOR 27 72 291 56 11 1 13 13 66 4 0 1 .207 .251 .399 89 -2.8 0.4 7.0 1.4
2002 BAL 28 161 682 150 36 1 31 50 107 11 5 4 .244 .309 .457 106 7.7 2.3 0.8 3.3
2003 BAL 29 161 670 148 20 1 26 28 102 5 4 3 .235 .270 .393 82 -12.5 1.4 1.1 1.0
2004 MON 30 157 650 146 30 2 32 26 78 4 14 6 .241 .272 .455 94 -3.8 -3.1 6.5 2.1
2006 MIN 32 50 195 42 12 0 5 15 27 2 0 1 .236 .303 .388 87 -2.4 -1.2 -2.4 0.1
2007 WAS 33 80 118 26 3 0 2 12 14 3 0 0 .257 .347 .347 100 0.5 0.7 -0.7 0.3
Career13094959114622617221287790474726.251.299.453973.7-2.134.919.5

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg LG G PA oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ DRC+ DRC+ SD FRAA BRR DRAA BWARP
1993 TAC AAA PCL 4 14 .000 .000 .000 .250 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 MOD A+ CLF 119 531 .000 .000 .000 .329 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 HUN AA SOU 120 459 .000 .000 .000 .293 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 OAK MLB AL 74 260 .273 .342 .443 .351 100 2 8.0 -0.1 89 11 4.3 0.1 -2.5 0.9
1996 EDM AAA PCL 57 224 .000 .000 .000 .345 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 OAK MLB AL 68 207 .268 .337 .424 .222 102 -14.6 5.7 2.6 61 15 1.8 -0.7 -9.5 0.0
1997 EDM AAA PCL 0 142 .000 .000 .000 .350 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 ARI MLB NL 106 318 .255 .323 .400 .273 98 9 8.2 1.6 119 10 -0.5 0.8 8.4 1.8
1999 ARI MLB NL 44 164 .276 .345 .445 .258 100 -2.8 4.4 2.3 115 10 5.2 0.6 4.2 1.6
1999 TOR MLB AL 98 409 .271 .341 .433 .295 102 11 11.4 5.9 112 10 6.6 2.9 8.5 3.3
2000 TOR MLB AL 154 664 .269 .340 .436 .265 87 17.9 20.9 2.9 107 10 1.8 -4.4 10.5 3.0
2001 BAL MLB AL 84 331 .261 .328 .416 .277 94 7.5 9.9 -1 90 10 3.5 -1.8 -2.7 0.8
2001 TOR MLB AL 72 291 .262 .332 .421 .221 100 -13.1 8.7 1.2 89 10 7.0 0.4 -2.8 1.4
2002 BAL MLB AL 161 682 .263 .329 .416 .246 97 3.3 19.7 2.1 106 8 0.8 2.3 7.7 3.3
2003 BAL MLB AL 161 670 .263 .326 .419 .240 99 -24.2 18.2 2 82 7 1.1 1.4 -12.5 1.0
2004 MON MLB NL 157 650 .264 .329 .424 .225 92 -6.8 19.3 2.6 94 8 6.5 -3.1 -3.8 2.1
2006 MIN MLB AL 50 195 .269 .330 .429 .253 102 -6.8 5.9 0.8 87 11 -2.4 -1.2 -2.4 0.1
2007 WAS MLB NL 80 118 .258 .330 .407 .276 96 -1.8 3.5 -1 100 13 -0.7 0.7 0.5 0.3
2007 COH AAA INT 30 120 .257 .327 .381 .294 99 4.7 3.5 0 121 0 0.9 -0.1 3.1 0.7
2008 COH AAA INT 17 66 .273 .333 .425 .250 94 -3.2 2.0 -1 69 0 0.0 -0.5 -3.2 -0.3

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team lvl LG PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO SF SH
1993 TAC AAA PCL 14 12 1 2 1 0 0 3 1 1 4 0 0 .167 .286 .250 .083 0 0
1994 MOD A+ CLF 531 466 91 131 26 3 17 214 68 54 108 7 7 .281 .357 .459 .178 5 5
1995 HUN AA SOU 459 419 55 107 23 1 16 180 61 29 98 7 8 .255 .303 .430 .174 6 6
1996 OAK MLB AL 260 238 38 71 10 2 6 103 25 19 49 7 3 .298 .350 .433 .134 2 0
1996 EDM AAA PCL 224 205 33 66 17 4 8 115 40 15 30 2 1 .322 .372 .561 .239 1 1
1997 EDM AAA PCL 142 124 25 39 10 1 3 60 21 17 18 2 2 .315 .401 .484 .169 0 0
1997 OAK MLB AL 207 188 22 38 10 1 4 62 18 14 31 2 2 .202 .265 .330 .128 0 3
1998 ARI MLB NL 318 293 46 80 16 1 18 152 41 18 52 1 1 .273 .318 .519 .246 4 0
1999 TOR MLB AL 409 375 61 107 25 1 26 212 79 22 79 2 0 .285 .328 .565 .280 5 3
1999 ARI MLB NL 164 144 16 37 5 0 5 57 21 16 17 2 0 .257 .335 .396 .139 2 0
2000 TOR MLB AL 664 620 96 163 32 2 41 322 114 35 121 5 4 .263 .307 .519 .256 3 0
2001 BAL MLB AL 331 308 41 82 16 5 12 144 42 19 47 5 1 .266 .305 .468 .201 4 0
2001 TOR MLB AL 291 271 29 56 11 1 13 108 45 13 66 0 1 .207 .251 .399 .192 3 0
2002 BAL MLB AL 682 615 90 150 36 1 31 281 87 50 107 5 4 .244 .309 .457 .213 6 0
2003 BAL MLB AL 670 631 76 148 20 1 26 248 99 28 102 4 3 .235 .270 .393 .158 6 0
2004 MON MLB NL 650 606 76 146 30 2 32 276 110 26 78 14 6 .241 .272 .455 .215 10 4
2006 MIN MLB AL 195 178 24 42 12 0 5 69 21 15 27 0 1 .236 .303 .388 .152 0 0
2007 COH AAA INT 120 107 14 31 7 1 6 58 22 8 16 1 0 .290 .356 .542 .252 0 0
2007 WAS MLB NL 118 101 10 26 3 0 2 35 16 12 14 0 0 .257 .347 .347 .089 2 0
2008 COH AAA INT 66 62 3 14 2 0 1 19 6 4 9 0 0 .226 .273 .306 .081 0 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2004-03-12 2004-03-24 Camp 12 0 - General Medical Illness Chicken Pox - -
2003-03-16 2003-03-20 Camp 4 0 - General Medical Illness - -
2003-03-10 2003-03-11 Camp 1 0 - Knee Soreness - -
2003-03-05 2003-03-08 Camp 3 0 Right Knee Soreness - -
2002-03-10 2002-03-12 Camp 2 0 - General Medical Migraine - -
2000-05-31 2000-06-09 DTD 9 8 - Trunk Strain Ribcage - -
1997-09-12 1997-09-24 DTD 12 11 Left Thigh Recovery From Previous Injury Quadriceps Strain - -
1997-08-27 1997-09-12 15-DL 16 15 Left Thigh Strain Quadriceps - -
1997-04-19 1997-04-23 DTD 4 3 - Low Back Soreness -
1997-04-16 1997-04-18 DTD 2 2 - Low Back Soreness - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2006 MIN $1,250,000
2004 MON $1,500,000
2003 BAL $6,000,000
2002 BAL $4,900,000
2001 TOR, BAL $3,300,000
2000 TOR $1,400,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$18,350,000
6 yrTotal$18,350,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
9 y 125 dAndy Mota

Details
  • FA after refused sent outright to Triple-A 10/12/07 contract purchased 5/8/07
  • signed as a free agent from MIN 2/07 (minor-league contract)
  • designated for assignment 6/06 signed as a free agent from Japan 12/05, 1 year/$1.25M (06)
  • $0.625M in bonuses ($0.1M 400 plate appearances, $0.125M each 450,475,525 plate appearances, $0.15M 550 plate appearances
  • (k not guaranteed, paying 30/45 days sev pay if cut bef Open Day)
  • released after 05 season
  • signed 2 year/$15M (05-06) contract in Japan 1/05 (rec`d $5M signing bonus, $5M/year)
  • signed as a free agent from BAL 12/03, 1 year/$1.5M (04)
  • claimed off waivers from TOR 6/01
  • 4 year/$16M (00-03) $1.6M signing bonus, 00:$1M, 01:$2.9M, 02:$4.5M, 03:$6M

2019 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 1/27/2017 12:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG DRC+ VORP FRAA WARP
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