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Jose Valentin SSBrewers

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
22 6317 .243 .321 .448 .260 38.9
Birth Date10-12-1969
Height5' 10"
Weight175 lbs
Age49 years, 0 months, 7 days
BatsB
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
1992 MIL 22 4 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .086 -0.6 -0.1 -0.1
1993 MIL 23 19 63 53 10 13 1 2 1 21 7 16 1 0 2 7 1 0 .245 .344 .396 .251 3.2 1.5 0.5
1994 MIL 24 97 331 285 47 68 19 0 11 120 38 75 2 2 4 46 12 3 .239 .330 .421 .260 15.1 19.5 3.3
1995 MIL 25 112 386 338 62 74 23 3 11 136 37 83 0 4 7 49 16 8 .219 .293 .402 .245 13.2 4.5 1.7
1996 MIL 26 154 628 552 90 143 33 7 24 262 66 145 0 4 6 95 17 4 .259 .336 .475 .268 38.4 17.4 5.3
1997 MIL 27 136 546 494 58 125 23 1 17 201 39 109 4 5 4 58 19 8 .253 .310 .407 .245 17.3 7.3 2.4
1998 MIL 28 151 497 428 65 96 24 0 16 168 63 105 1 3 2 49 10 7 .224 .323 .393 .253 16.7 6.0 2.2
1999 MIL 29 89 313 256 45 58 9 5 10 107 48 52 2 5 2 38 3 2 .227 .347 .418 .259 13.7 3.5 1.6
2000 CHA 30 144 648 568 107 155 37 6 25 279 59 106 4 4 13 92 19 2 .273 .343 .491 .270 41.4 20.9 5.8
2001 CHA 31 124 502 438 74 113 22 2 28 223 50 114 3 3 8 68 9 6 .258 .336 .509 .271 23.7 5.5 2.9
2002 CHA 32 135 527 474 70 118 26 4 25 227 43 99 2 5 3 75 3 3 .249 .311 .479 .266 23.4 0.3 2.4
2003 CHA 33 144 569 503 79 119 26 2 28 233 54 114 3 2 7 74 8 3 .237 .313 .463 .264 28.2 10.6 3.9
2004 CHA 34 125 504 450 73 97 20 3 30 213 43 139 3 2 6 70 8 6 .216 .287 .473 .247 17.2 12.3 2.9
2005 LAN 35 56 184 147 17 25 4 2 2 39 31 38 4 2 0 14 3 1 .170 .326 .265 .228 -2.1 0.6 -0.2
2006 NYN 36 137 432 384 56 104 24 3 18 188 37 71 0 6 5 62 6 2 .271 .330 .490 .287 25.6 15.2 4.0
2007 NYN 37 51 183 166 18 40 11 1 3 62 15 28 0 1 1 18 2 1 .241 .302 .373 .237 1.1 1.1 0.2
Career1678631755398721348302412492479630129429497081613656.243.321.448.260275.4126.138.9

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 G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
1987 SPO A- 70 283 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .285 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1988 CSC A 133 505 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .266 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 RIV A+ 114 430 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .226 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 WIC AA 18 57 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .263 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 WIC AA 11 42 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 WIC AA 129 515 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .298 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 MIL MLB 4 4 .086 .260 .354 .371 .277 .000 94 -0.7 0.1 0 -0.1 0.0 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
1992 DEN AAA 139 565 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .288 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 MIL MLB 19 63 .251 .257 .326 .407 .256 .333 102 -0.6 1.8 0.8 1.5 1.2 3.2 0.5 3.2 0.5
1993 NWO AAA 122 462 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .283 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 MIL MLB 97 331 .260 .271 .340 .429 .264 .284 100 0.1 10.1 4.1 19.5 0.9 15.1 3.3 15.1 3.3
1995 MIL MLB 112 386 .245 .269 .339 .427 .265 .254 101 -6.5 11.6 5.3 4.5 2.8 13.2 1.7 13.2 1.7
1996 MIL MLB 154 628 .268 .277 .348 .447 .270 .307 99 6.1 19.4 8.8 17.4 4.0 38.4 5.3 38.4 5.3
1997 MIL MLB 136 546 .245 .270 .337 .427 .264 .290 97 -8.9 15.0 7.2 7.3 3.9 17.3 2.4 17.3 2.4
1997 BLT A 0 8 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .600 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 MIL MLB 151 497 .253 .260 .328 .403 .254 .258 99 -3.8 12.9 6.6 6.0 1.0 16.7 2.2 16.7 2.2
1999 MIL MLB 89 313 .259 .268 .339 .430 .259 .241 98 -0.5 8.5 4.4 3.5 1.3 13.7 1.6 13.7 1.6
1999 LOU AAA 0 24 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .143 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 CHA MLB 144 648 .270 .273 .346 .441 .264 .295 96 8 18.4 9.2 20.9 5.8 41.4 5.8 41.4 5.8
2001 CHA MLB 124 502 .271 .272 .335 .437 .264 .284 103 6.1 13.7 3.5 5.5 0.4 23.7 2.9 23.7 2.9
2002 CHA MLB 135 527 .266 .270 .336 .436 .270 .262 102 3.4 14.1 3.9 0.3 2.0 23.4 2.4 23.4 2.4
2003 CHA MLB 144 569 .264 .269 .332 .430 .264 .251 100 2.6 15.5 7.6 10.6 2.6 28.2 3.9 28.2 3.9
2004 CHA MLB 125 504 .247 .271 .334 .436 .260 .237 106 -7.5 15.0 6.5 12.3 3.2 17.2 2.9 17.2 2.9
2004 CHR AAA 8 33 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .125 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 LAN MLB 56 184 .228 .266 .336 .425 .265 .211 97 -6.2 5.3 -0.1 0.6 -1.1 -2.1 -0.2 -2.1 -0.2
2005 LVG AAA 12 43 .361 .291 .360 .462 .270 .444 109 5.1 1.4 -0.4 0.3 -0.0 6.1 0.6 6.1 0.6
2006 NYN MLB 137 432 .287 .267 .334 .437 .266 .286 92 12.8 13.0 -0.7 15.2 0.4 25.6 4.0 25.6 4.0
2007 NYN MLB 51 183 .237 .271 .335 .420 .260 .272 99 -4.6 5.4 -0.3 1.1 0.6 1.1 0.2 1.1 0.2
2007 SLU A+ 3 11 .289 .277 .344 .379 .262 .000 105 0.4 0.3 0 -0.3 -0.0 0.6 0.0 0.6 0.0
2008 SLU A+ 7 28 .307 .265 .348 .392 .270 .400 95 1.4 0.8 -0.3 -0.3 0.7 2.7 0.2 2.7 0.2
2008 NWO AAA 10 35 .185 .287 .343 .446 .262 .208 99 -3 1.1 -0.6 0.0 -0.0 -2.6 -0.3 -2.6 -0.3

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1987 SPO A- 283 52 61 8 2 2 24 35 38 8 5 .250 .343 .324 .074 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1988 CSC A 505 56 103 20 1 6 44 45 83 11 4 .232 .301 .322 .090 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 WIC AA 57 8 12 1 0 2 5 5 12 1 0 .245 .298 .388 .143 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 RIV A+ 430 40 74 10 5 10 41 37 93 8 7 .194 .271 .325 .131 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 WIC AA 42 4 10 2 0 0 2 5 7 2 1 .278 .357 .333 .056 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 WIC AA 515 73 112 22 5 17 68 55 115 8 6 .251 .335 .436 .186 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 DEN AAA 565 78 118 19 11 3 45 53 99 9 4 .240 .315 .341 .102 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 MIL MLB 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .086 -0.6 -0.1 -0.1
1993 NWO AAA 462 56 96 22 5 9 53 47 87 9 10 .247 .330 .398 .152 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 MIL MLB 63 10 13 1 2 1 7 7 16 1 0 .245 .344 .396 .151 .251 3.2 1.5 0.5
1994 MIL MLB 331 47 68 19 0 11 46 38 75 12 3 .239 .330 .421 .182 .260 15.1 19.5 3.3
1995 MIL MLB 386 62 74 23 3 11 49 37 83 16 8 .219 .293 .402 .183 .245 13.2 4.5 1.7
1996 MIL MLB 628 90 143 33 7 24 95 66 145 17 4 .259 .336 .475 .216 .268 38.4 17.4 5.3
1997 MIL MLB 546 58 125 23 1 17 58 39 109 19 8 .253 .310 .407 .154 .245 17.3 7.3 2.4
1997 BLT A 8 3 3 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 .500 .625 .667 .167 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 MIL MLB 497 65 96 24 0 16 49 63 105 10 7 .224 .323 .393 .168 .253 16.7 6.0 2.2
1999 LOU AAA 24 6 5 0 0 3 3 4 3 0 1 .250 .375 .700 .450 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 MIL MLB 313 45 58 9 5 10 38 48 52 3 2 .227 .347 .418 .191 .259 13.7 3.5 1.6
2000 CHA MLB 648 107 155 37 6 25 92 59 106 19 2 .273 .343 .491 .218 .270 41.4 20.9 5.8
2001 CHA MLB 502 74 113 22 2 28 68 50 114 9 6 .258 .336 .509 .251 .271 23.7 5.5 2.9
2002 CHA MLB 527 70 118 26 4 25 75 43 99 3 3 .249 .311 .479 .230 .266 23.4 0.3 2.4
2003 CHA MLB 569 79 119 26 2 28 74 54 114 8 3 .237 .313 .463 .227 .264 28.2 10.6 3.9
2004 CHR AAA 33 1 2 0 0 0 2 2 15 0 0 .065 .121 .065 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 CHA MLB 504 73 97 20 3 30 70 43 139 8 6 .216 .287 .473 .258 .247 17.2 12.3 2.9
2005 LVG AAA 43 8 14 3 0 2 5 7 6 1 0 .400 .512 .657 .257 .361 6.1 0.3 0.6
2005 LAN MLB 184 17 25 4 2 2 14 31 38 3 1 .170 .326 .265 .095 .228 -2.1 0.6 -0.2
2006 NYN MLB 432 56 104 24 3 18 62 37 71 6 2 .271 .330 .490 .219 .287 25.6 15.2 4.0
2007 NYN MLB 183 18 40 11 1 3 18 15 28 2 1 .241 .302 .373 .133 .237 1.1 1.1 0.2
2007 SLU A+ 11 4 1 0 0 1 4 2 2 0 0 .125 .300 .500 .375 .289 0.6 -0.3 0.0
2008 SLU A+ 28 4 8 4 0 0 4 3 5 0 1 .320 .393 .480 .160 .307 2.7 -0.3 0.2
2008 NWO AAA 35 4 6 2 0 1 4 2 8 1 1 .182 .229 .333 .152 .185 -2.6 0.0 -0.3

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

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
2007-09-25 2007-09-25 On-Alr 0 0 Left Knee Surgery ACL 2007-09-25
2007-07-21 2007-10-01 60-DL 72 66 Left Knee Fracture Tibia From Foul Ball -
2007-04-29 2007-06-07 15-DL 39 35 Left Knee Sprain Partial ACL Tear -
2005-05-04 2005-07-31 15-DL 88 78 Right Knee Sprain -
2004-04-19 2004-05-07 15-DL 18 15 Left Thigh Strain Hamstring -
2001-06-09 2001-06-24 15-DL 15 14 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
1999-04-11 1999-06-16 15-DL 66 58 Left Thumb Surgery Ulnar Collateral Ligament - -
1997-04-14 1997-05-05 15-DL 21 19 Right Fingers Fracture Middle Finger - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2007 NYN $3,800,000
2006 NYN $912,500
2005 LAN $3,500,000
2004 CHA $5,000,000
2003 CHA $5,000,000
2002 CHA $5,000,000
2001 CHA $5,166,667
2000 CHA $1,320,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
8 yrPrevious$29,699,167
8 yrTotal$29,699,167

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
14 y 58 dDave Elston

Details
  • released 3/27/09 re-signed as a free agent 1/18/08, 1 year/$1M (08) (split $0.12M min)
  • performance bonus:$1M (plate appearances,games started)
  • re-signed as a free agent 11/06, 1 year/$3.8M (07)+$4.3M 08 vesting option (declined) (vests with 400 plate appearances 07)
  • $0.5M performance bonus ($0.1M each 300,350,400,450,500 plate appearances)
  • awards: $50K All-Star ($25K select), $50K WSMVP, $25K each Gold Glove,LCSMVP
  • signed as a free agent from LAD 12/05, 1 year/$0.9125M (06)
  • signed as a free agent from CHW 12/04, 1 year/$3.5M (05)
  • club exercised $5M 04 option 10/03
  • 3 year/$15.5M (01-03)+$5M 04 club option

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