Biographical

Portrait of Oscar Salazar

Oscar Salazar 1B

Player Cards | Team Audit | Depth Chart

Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
13 419 .269 .342 .435 .273 0.7
Birth Date6-27-1978
Height6' 0"
Weight195 lbs
Age39 years, 11 months, 25 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2002 DET 24 8 23 21 2 4 1 0 1 8 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 0 .190 .227 .381 .207 -0.6 -0.7 -0.1
2008 BAL 30 34 94 81 13 23 3 0 5 41 12 13 0 1 0 15 0 1 .284 .372 .506 .303 5.6 -1.0 0.5
2009 BAL 31 17 33 31 4 13 0 0 2 19 2 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 .419 .455 .613 .331 3.5 -0.3 0.3
2009 SDN 31 55 121 108 12 29 8 2 3 50 12 16 0 1 0 19 0 0 .269 .339 .463 .269 3.6 -1.7 0.2
2010 SDN 32 85 148 131 19 31 4 0 3 44 16 23 0 1 0 19 1 2 .237 .318 .336 .255 1.7 -2.7 -0.1
Career199419372501001621416243580316213.269.342.435.27313.8-6.40.7

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.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
1998 SOR A- 0 117 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .365 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 MOD A+ 0 565 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .342 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 MID AA 0 468 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .335 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 SAC AAA 0 14 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .167 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 MID AA 130 579 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .300 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 SAC AAA 5 17 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .091 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 DET MLB 8 23 .207 .271 .327 .448 .270 .167 98 -1.3 0.6 0 -0.7 -0.0 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
2002 BIN AA 28 82 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .218 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 ERI AA 53 208 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .235 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 TOL AAA 8 22 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 ARK AA 39 167 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .358 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 WIC AA 78 314 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .315 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 SLC AAA 7 30 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 AKR AA 44 175 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .236 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 BOW AA 136 566 .279 .263 .332 .394 .255 .304 103 11.8 16.5 -1.8 -11.5 -0.2 26.3 1.5 26.3 1.5
2008 BAL MLB 34 94 .303 .250 .314 .400 .247 .281 107 4.4 2.7 -1 -1.0 -0.6 5.6 0.5 5.6 0.5
2008 NOR AAA 112 491 .324 .265 .331 .405 .263 .340 87 33.1 13.9 -8.3 -11.1 1.4 40.1 2.8 40.1 2.8
2009 BAL MLB 17 33 .331 .256 .329 .396 .255 .440 104 2.5 0.9 -0.2 -0.3 0.2 3.5 0.3 3.5 0.3
2009 SDN MLB 55 121 .269 .252 .323 .399 .257 .289 90 1.1 3.5 -0.9 -1.7 -0.1 3.6 0.2 3.6 0.2
2009 NOR AAA 50 213 .341 .265 .332 .403 .251 .395 105 18.7 6.2 -3.4 1.2 -1.5 20.0 2.1 20.0 2.1
2010 SDN MLB 85 148 .255 .252 .321 .398 .267 .264 84 -0.7 4.1 -0.9 -2.7 -0.7 1.7 -0.1 1.7 -0.1
2010 LEL A+ 7 27 .249 .281 .351 .435 .273 .316 90 -0.3 0.8 -0.3 0.9 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1
2011 NWO AAA 45 143 .202 .284 .348 .442 .267 .239 88 -9.8 4.4 -2.2 -2.6 -1.0 -8.6 -1.1 -8.6 -1.1
2012 LAG Wnt 49 203 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .236 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Statistics For All Levels

Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1998 SOR A- 117 19 32 4 1 5 28 16 22 5 2 .317 .410 .525 .208 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 MOD A+ 565 100 155 26 18 18 105 39 106 14 6 .295 .345 .516 .221 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 SAC AAA 14 0 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 .154 .214 .231 .077 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 MID AA 468 70 128 27 1 13 57 39 71 4 4 .300 .361 .459 .159 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 SAC AAA 17 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 5 0 0 .062 .118 .062 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 MID AA 579 75 139 31 4 18 95 49 100 10 3 .267 .332 .445 .179 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 BIN AA 82 6 13 2 0 1 5 5 19 0 1 .173 .235 .240 .067 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 DET MLB 23 2 4 1 0 1 3 1 2 0 0 .190 .227 .381 .190 .207 -0.6 -0.7 -0.1
2002 TOL AAA 22 0 6 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 1 .316 .409 .316 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 ERI AA 208 16 41 18 1 6 26 14 36 2 1 .215 .279 .414 .199 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 WIC AA 314 34 80 15 2 7 43 24 48 4 4 .279 .334 .418 .139 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 ARK AA 167 22 47 6 2 4 21 19 20 2 1 .329 .412 .483 .154 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 SLC AAA 30 5 8 2 1 1 4 3 4 0 0 .308 .379 .577 .269 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 AKR AA 175 18 36 6 0 6 21 11 30 2 1 .221 .270 .368 .147 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 BOW AA 566 73 154 39 2 22 96 26 77 3 3 .289 .326 .494 .205 .279 26.3 -11.5 1.5
2008 BAL MLB 94 13 23 3 0 5 15 12 13 0 1 .284 .372 .506 .222 .303 5.6 -1.0 0.5
2008 NOR AAA 491 73 140 42 3 13 85 42 56 8 2 .316 .375 .512 .196 .324 40.1 -11.1 2.8
2009 BAL MLB 33 4 13 0 0 2 6 2 4 0 0 .419 .455 .613 .194 .331 3.5 -0.3 0.3
2009 NOR AAA 213 31 74 17 1 10 43 13 27 0 3 .372 .410 .618 .246 .341 20.0 1.2 2.1
2009 SDN MLB 121 12 29 8 2 3 19 12 16 0 0 .269 .339 .463 .194 .269 3.6 -1.7 0.2
2010 LEL A+ 27 3 7 1 0 1 4 1 5 0 0 .280 .308 .440 .160 .249 0.2 0.9 0.1
2010 SDN MLB 148 19 31 4 0 3 19 16 23 1 2 .237 .318 .336 .099 .255 1.7 -2.7 -0.1
2011 NWO AAA 143 12 30 2 1 2 16 6 18 4 1 .221 .252 .294 .074 .202 -8.6 -2.6 -1.1
2012 LAG Wnt 203 24 39 7 0 4 16 21 29 0 0 .217 .300 .322 .106 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2008 352 0.4858 0.4205 0.8041 0.5965 0.2541 0.8627 0.6739 0.1959 145 -0.006408
2009 608 0.5493 0.4211 0.8047 0.5808 0.2263 0.8454 0.6774 0.1953 303 -0.002235
2010 602 0.5133 0.4302 0.7490 0.5987 0.2526 0.7946 0.6351 0.2510 287 -0.001334
Career15620.52110.42450.78310.59120.24270.82970.66030.2169261.2279-0.0028

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
2010-07-30 2010-09-01 15-DL 33 31 Right Lower Leg Strain Achilles Tendon -
2010-03-13 2010-03-15 Camp 2 0 Right Foot Soreness Heel -
2009-08-31 2009-08-31 DTD 0 0 Left Knee Contusion Running Into Structure -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 SDN $
2013 SDN $
2012 SDN $
2010 SDN $408,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$408,500
1 yrTotal$408,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 36 d

Details
  • 1 year/$0.4085M (2010). Re-signed by San Diego 3/3/10. DFA by San Diego 2/1/11. Released by San Diego 3/28/11.
  • 1 year (2009). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/09. Contract purchased by Baltimore 6/7/09. Acquired by San Diego in trade from Baltimore 7/19/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Contract purchased by Baltimore 6/10/08.
  • Signed 1994 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela.

BP Annual Player Comments

The rest of this card is restricted to Baseball Prospectus Subscribers.

Not a subscriber? Click here for a free card so you can see what's missing.

Click here for more information on Baseball Prospectus subscriptions or to subscribe and get instant access to the best baseball content on the web.

BP Articles

Click here to see articles tagged with Oscar Salazar

BP Chats

No BP chats have mentioned this guy.

BP Roundtables

No BP Roundtables have mentioned this guy.

 

PITCHf/x Hitter Profile

A Collaboration between BrooksBaseball.net and Baseball Prospectus - Pitch classifications provided by Pitch Info LLC