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Portrait of Bobby Kielty

Bobby Kielty RF

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG DRC+ WARP
12 2084 .254 .348 .408 101 4.4
Birth Date8-5-1976
Height6' 1"
Weight225 lbs
Age42 years, 11 months, 14 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
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
2001 MIN 24 37 118 26 8 0 2 8 25 1 3 0 .250 .297 .385 73 -3.6 -1.7 -0.7 -0.3
2002 MIN 25 112 348 84 14 3 12 52 66 5 4 1 .291 .405 .484 128 13.8 1.1 0.7 2.3
2003 MIN 26 75 284 60 13 0 9 42 56 3 6 2 .252 .370 .420 107 3.7 0.2 -3.3 0.4
2003 TOR 26 62 225 44 13 1 4 29 36 4 2 1 .233 .342 .376 107 2.7 -0.2 -3.3 0.3
2004 OAK 27 83 278 51 14 1 7 35 47 3 1 0 .214 .321 .370 88 -3.7 0.3 -0.9 0.1
2005 OAK 28 116 433 99 20 0 10 50 67 2 3 2 .263 .350 .395 103 1.7 1.8 -0.6 1.1
2006 OAK 29 81 297 73 20 1 8 22 49 2 2 0 .270 .329 .441 91 -2.0 1.0 -0.9 0.4
2007 BOS 30 20 61 12 2 0 1 5 17 1 0 0 .231 .295 .327 79 -1.4 0.0 0.1 0.0
2007 OAK 30 13 40 7 1 0 0 3 9 1 0 0 .200 .275 .229 72 -1.3 0.4 0.1 0.0
Career599208445610565324637222216.254.348.4081019.82.9-8.74.4

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
1999 QUD A MDW 0 291 .000 .000 .000 .335 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 NBR AA EAS 0 554 .000 .000 .000 .317 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 SLC AAA PCL 0 40 .000 .000 .000 .348 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 MIN MLB AL 37 118 .275 .346 .450 .293 101 0.9 3.5 -0.6 73 16 -0.7 -1.7 -3.6 -0.3
2001 EDM AAA PCL 94 404 .000 .000 .000 .337 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 MIN MLB AL 112 348 .261 .329 .416 .338 97 19.7 10.0 -2.6 128 6 0.7 1.1 13.8 2.3
2002 EDM AAA PCL 2 9 .000 .000 .000 .429 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 MIN MLB AL 75 284 .267 .331 .432 .293 101 4.4 7.7 -3.9 107 9 -3.3 0.2 3.7 0.4
2003 TOR MLB AL 62 225 .259 .327 .410 .263 103 -2.4 6.1 -2.4 107 9 -3.3 -0.2 2.7 0.3
2004 OAK MLB AL 83 278 .272 .341 .443 .238 104 -5 8.3 -2.5 88 11 -0.9 0.3 -3.7 0.1
2005 OAK MLB AL 116 433 .265 .326 .416 .295 97 3.4 12.5 -4.1 103 8 -0.6 1.8 1.7 1.1
2006 OAK MLB AL 81 297 .270 .336 .429 .304 99 -0.8 8.9 -2.7 91 12 -0.9 1.0 -2.0 0.4
2006 SAC AAA PCL 10 43 .278 .352 .428 .304 101 -0.5 1.1 -0.4 91 0 2.9 -1.0 -0.2 0.2
2007 BOS MLB AL 20 61 .273 .349 .420 .297 104 -1.5 1.8 -0.5 79 11 0.1 0.0 -1.4 0.0
2007 OAK MLB AL 13 40 .255 .328 .406 .259 89 -3 1.2 -0.4 72 11 0.1 0.4 -1.3 0.0
2007 PAW AAA INT 10 43 .271 .337 .392 .318 92 1.3 1.3 -0.4 96 0 -0.5 0.2 -0.1 0.1
2007 SAC AAA PCL 9 37 .275 .345 .434 .500 88 3.7 1.1 -0.4 148 0 -0.2 -1.1 2.3 0.2
2008 LOW A- NYP 2 9 .266 .338 .386 .500 93 0.9 0.3 -0.1 78 0 0.5 0.1 -0.4 0.0
2008 LNC A+ CLF 3 13 .277 .346 .428 .667 88 1.8 0.4 -0.2 91 0 0.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.0
2008 PAW AAA INT 28 112 .259 .324 .410 .286 91 0.8 3.1 -1.2 98 0 -0.3 -0.8 -1.7 -0.1
2008 ROC AAA INT 16 69 .252 .319 .386 .270 92 2.2 2.1 -0.4 98 0 -0.8 -0.1 -1.1 0.0
2009 BUF AAA INT 8 33 .241 .312 .371 .278 105 0.3 1.0 -0.3 109 0 0.9 -0.1 0.4 0.2
2011 SAN AA TEX 5 13 .257 .328 .398 .500 111 2.2 0.4 -0.2 163 0 -0.2 -0.3 0.9 0.1
2011 TUC AAA PCL 62 213 .292 .357 .461 .338 109 -0.4 6.6 -2.6 98 0 -0.2 -1.1 0.2 0.3
2011 EST Wnt DWL 8 31 .000 .000 .000 .182 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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
1999 QUD A MDW 291 245 52 72 13 1 13 126 43 43 56 12 3 .294 .405 .514 .220 0 0
2000 NBR AA EAS 554 451 79 118 30 3 14 196 65 98 109 6 4 .262 .399 .435 .173 0 0
2000 SLC AAA PCL 40 33 8 8 4 0 0 12 2 7 10 0 0 .242 .375 .364 .121 0 0
2001 EDM AAA PCL 404 341 58 98 25 2 12 163 50 53 76 5 0 .287 .391 .478 .191 2 2
2001 MIN MLB AL 118 104 8 26 8 0 2 40 14 8 25 3 0 .250 .297 .385 .135 5 0
2002 EDM AAA PCL 9 7 0 3 1 0 0 4 0 1 1 0 0 .429 .444 .571 .143 1 1
2002 MIN MLB AL 348 289 49 84 14 3 12 140 46 52 66 4 1 .291 .405 .484 .194 2 0
2003 MIN MLB AL 284 238 40 60 13 0 9 100 32 42 56 6 2 .252 .370 .420 .168 1 0
2003 TOR MLB AL 225 189 31 44 13 1 4 71 25 29 36 2 1 .233 .342 .376 .143 3 0
2004 OAK MLB AL 278 238 29 51 14 1 7 88 31 35 47 1 0 .214 .321 .370 .155 1 1
2005 OAK MLB AL 433 377 55 99 20 0 10 149 57 50 67 3 2 .263 .350 .395 .133 2 2
2006 OAK MLB AL 297 270 35 73 20 1 8 119 36 22 49 2 0 .270 .329 .441 .170 1 2
2006 SAC AAA PCL 43 36 5 8 0 0 1 11 4 7 12 0 0 .222 .349 .306 .083 0 0
2007 PAW AAA INT 43 38 7 9 1 0 2 16 5 5 14 0 0 .237 .326 .421 .184 0 0
2007 SAC AAA PCL 37 33 6 13 4 0 0 17 1 4 7 0 0 .394 .459 .515 .121 0 0
2007 BOS MLB AL 61 52 6 12 2 0 1 17 9 5 17 0 0 .231 .295 .327 .096 3 0
2007 OAK MLB AL 40 35 4 7 1 0 0 8 3 3 9 0 0 .200 .275 .229 .029 1 0
2008 PAW AAA INT 112 92 9 21 4 1 3 36 18 17 26 0 0 .228 .355 .391 .163 0 0
2008 LOW A- NYP 9 8 2 3 0 1 0 5 3 0 2 0 0 .375 .375 .625 .250 0 0
2008 LNC A+ CLF 13 8 1 2 2 0 0 4 3 4 5 0 0 .250 .538 .500 .250 0 0
2008 ROC AAA INT 69 55 9 12 3 0 2 21 8 13 16 0 1 .218 .368 .382 .164 0 0
2009 BUF AAA INT 33 26 3 6 0 0 1 9 3 7 7 1 2 .231 .394 .346 .115 0 0
2011 TUC AAA PCL 213 190 23 55 15 0 7 91 28 20 43 0 0 .289 .357 .479 .189 2 0
2011 EST Wnt DWL 31 30 1 4 1 0 0 5 0 1 8 0 0 .133 .161 .167 .033 0 0
2011 SAN AA TEX 13 12 1 5 3 0 1 11 5 1 3 0 0 .417 .462 .917 .500 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
2011-07-15 2011-07-22 Minors 7 7 Right Ankle Contusion - -
2011-06-17 2011-06-26 Minors 9 9 Left Lower Leg Strain Calf - -
2011-04-28 2011-06-01 Minors 34 33 Not Disclosed -
2009-04-18 2009-06-22 Minors 65 0 Not Disclosed -
2008-06-09 2008-07-12 Minors 33 0 Left Abdomen Strain Oblique -
2008-04-19 2008-05-27 Minors 38 0 Left Hand Surgery Bone 2008-04-24
2007-04-28 2007-07-08 60-DL 71 64 Left Lower Leg Strain Calf -
2007-03-02 2007-03-26 Camp 24 0 Left Knee Cartilage Injury Tear - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2007 OAK $2,100,000
2006 OAK $1,850,000
2005 OAK $875,000
2004 OAK $347,500
2003 MIN, TOR $325,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
5 yrPrevious$5,497,500
5 yrTotal$5,497,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
6 y 46 d

Details
  • released by NYM 6/22/09 signed as a free agent from MIN 1/29/09 (minor-league contract)
  • signed as a free agent from BOS 8/11/08 (minor-league contract)
  • re-signed as a free agent 2/6/08 (minor-league contract)
  • contract purchased 8/18/07
  • signed as a free agent from OAK 8/7/07 (minor-league contract)
  • released 7/31/07
  • designated for assignment 7/23/07
  • avoided arbitration 1/07, 1 year/$2.1M (07)+performance bonus:$25K each 300,350,400,450 plate appearances
  • recalled 4/06 optioned to Triple-A 4/06 recalled 4/06 optioned to Triple-A 4/06 avoided arbitration 1/06, 1 year/$1.85M (06)+$50K bonuses (plate appearances)
  • re-signed 1/05, 1 year/$0.875M (05)+$75K bonuses ($25K each for 350,400,450 plate appearances)
  • 1 year/$0.3475M (04)
  • acquired in trade from TOR 11/03 acquired in trade from MIN 7/03
  • 1 year/$0.325M (03)
  • recalled 4/02 optioned to Triple-A 3/02 signed 3/02 recalled 9/01 optioned to Triple-A 8/01 contract purchased 7/01

2019 Preseason Forecast

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

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DateQuestionAnswer
2018-12-11 13:00:00 (link to chat)Who is your favorite member of the 2002 Minnesota Twins aka THE BAND?!?
(Tommy Melrose from Gleeman's Mom's House)
1. Johan Santana
2. Bobby Kielty
3. Torii Hunter
4. Corey Koskie
5. Matthew LeCroy
6. Eddie Guardado
7. Brad Radke
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