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Portrait of Melky Mesa

Melky Mesa OFBlue Jays

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Birth Date1-31-1987
Height6' 1"
Weight190 lbs
Age32 years, 0 months, 18 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
2012 NYA 25 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 83 0.0 -0.9 0.0 -0.1
2013 NYA 26 5 14 5 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 .385 .429 .538 96 0.0 0.1 0.9 0.1
Career816620012001.400.438.53394-0.1-0.80.90.0

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 oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ DRC+ DRC+ SD FRAA BRR DRAA BWARP
2006 YAN Rk 40 159 .250 .338 .352 .276 93 -6.2 4.6 -0.9 43 0 -0.2 0.5 -29.3 -2.6
2007 YAN Rk 49 169 .253 .330 .373 .340 104 -2.7 5.0 -0.3 146 0 16.9 1.0 -3.5 1.8
2008 STA A- 46 128 .256 .336 .373 .256 97 -1 3.7 -0.7 68 0 -1.0 -0.9 -7.0 -0.6
2009 CSC A 133 564 .256 .328 .368 .298 95 12 15.9 -4.1 103 0 14.8 3.1 -8.6 2.2
2010 TAM A+ 121 507 .253 .325 .369 .324 87 27.7 14.0 0.3 126 0 18.9 6.6 4.3 4.5
2011 TAM A+ 4 17 .265 .325 .401 .250 97 1.9 0.5 -0.1 98 0 -0.1 0.1 -0.4 0.0
2011 TRN AA 105 433 .253 .320 .386 .353 86 12.1 12.8 0 107 0 -4.9 2.2 -5.0 0.5
2011 ESC Wnt 20 53 .000 .000 .000 .263 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 NYA MLB 3 2 .272 .342 .410 .500 103 0.2 0.1 0 83 6 0.0 -0.9 0.0 -0.1
2012 TRN AA 88 371 .266 .334 .406 .318 104 9.5 10.2 0.4 118 0 1.1 6.3 1.2 2.0
2012 SWB AAA 33 133 .254 .320 .384 .270 97 3.3 4.0 0.4 95 0 -2.6 0.0 -2.1 0.0
2012 ESC Wnt 14 62 .000 .000 .000 .316 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 NYA MLB 5 14 .235 .297 .359 .455 103 1.2 0.4 -0.1 96 14 0.9 0.1 0.0 0.1
2013 SWB AAA 84 332 .264 .336 .399 .361 97 2.1 9.4 0.3 95 0 -0.3 0.2 -5.5 0.4
2014 NHP AA 35 138 .259 .321 .384 .315 101 -0.3 3.8 0 80 0 -2.8 1.2 -4.9 -0.3
2014 BUF AAA 3 12 .263 .322 .404 .429 99 -0.1 0.4 -0.1 56 0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
2014 OMA AAA 23 81 .259 .329 .402 .372 91 5.2 2.4 -0.7 98 0 1.0 0.0 -0.7 0.2
2015 NHP AA 43 181 .253 .314 .373 .400 106 1.9 4.9 -0.5 116 0 3.9 -3.3 -0.4 0.5
2015 BUF AAA 61 264 .254 .320 .366 .316 93 -5.3 7.3 -0.3 74 0 1.3 1.4 -10.9 -0.1
2016 NHP AA 43 172 .256 .320 .375 .274 109 -5.2 4.6 -0.6 69 0 1.7 1.5 -6.7 0.1
2016 BUF AAA 26 102 .252 .314 .372 .397 96 0.1 2.9 -0.1 110 0 0.2 -1.4 -0.1 0.2
2016 ESC Wnt 10 9 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2017 SLT AAA 2 7 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2018 MXC Wnt 11 46 .000 .000 .000 .233 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO SF SH
2006 YAN Rk 159 145 20 30 7 2 3 50 22 11 45 3 3 .207 .266 .345 .138 1 1
2007 YAN Rk 169 153 27 36 10 2 3 59 13 9 55 5 3 .235 .292 .386 .150 2 2
2008 STA A- 128 122 19 27 5 2 7 57 23 4 38 4 1 .221 .250 .467 .246 1 1
2009 CSC A 564 497 76 112 24 7 20 210 74 51 168 18 6 .225 .311 .423 .197 0 0
2010 TAM A+ 507 446 81 116 21 9 19 212 74 44 129 31 9 .260 .341 .475 .215 1 1
2011 ESC Wnt 53 48 6 10 3 3 0 19 4 4 10 1 0 .208 .283 .396 .188 0 0
2011 TAM A+ 17 12 1 2 1 0 0 3 1 3 4 1 0 .167 .412 .250 .083 0 0
2011 TRN AA 433 386 58 97 24 4 9 156 46 36 129 18 13 .251 .329 .404 .153 1 1
2012 NYA MLB 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .000 0 0
2012 SWB AAA 133 126 19 29 8 1 9 66 21 7 43 5 1 .230 .271 .524 .294 0 0
2012 ESC Wnt 62 56 13 14 5 1 2 27 12 4 17 2 0 .250 .295 .482 .232 1 1
2012 TRN AA 371 332 60 92 18 1 14 154 46 29 75 17 3 .277 .344 .464 .187 2 0
2013 NYA MLB 14 13 2 5 2 0 0 7 1 1 2 0 1 .385 .429 .538 .154 0 0
2013 SWB AAA 332 314 40 82 15 3 13 142 39 11 112 13 2 .261 .295 .452 .191 2 0
2014 BUF AAA 12 12 1 3 1 0 0 4 0 0 5 0 0 .250 .250 .333 .083 0
2014 OMA AAA 81 74 11 21 3 0 5 39 10 4 26 1 0 .284 .346 .527 .243 0
2014 NHP AA 138 129 17 33 9 1 4 56 10 5 33 1 2 .256 .304 .434 .178 0
2015 BUF AAA 264 246 32 53 21 1 4 88 23 12 89 1 1 .215 .259 .358 .142 2 1
2015 NHP AA 181 174 20 52 9 2 4 77 16 6 50 2 1 .299 .326 .443 .144 0 0
2016 ESC Wnt 9 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 .000 .111 .000 .000 0 0
2016 BUF AAA 102 93 6 27 7 1 0 36 8 8 25 1 1 .290 .353 .387 .097 0 0
2016 NHP AA 172 160 21 34 7 1 5 58 14 8 49 4 1 .213 .267 .363 .150 0 0
2017 SLT AAA 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
2018 MXC Wnt 46 40 4 7 4 1 0 13 4 4 11 0 0 .175 .261 .325 .150 1 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2012 5 0.6000 0.6000 1.0000 1.0000 0.0000 1.0000 0.0000 0.0000 -0.0001
2013 59 0.5254 0.6102 0.7222 0.8710 0.3214 0.7407 0.6667 0.2778 -0.0009
Career640.53120.60940.74390.88110.29630.76100.61460.2561-0.0009

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
2014-06-13 2014-08-05 Minors 53 0 - Not Disclosed -
2011-05-27 2011-06-29 Minors 33 0 Back Stiffness -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 KCA $
2013 NYA $
2012 NYA $
2011 NYA $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 37 d1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/15 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by Toronto (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/28/13 (minor-league contract). Acquired by Toronto in trade from Kansas City 5/25/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13. DFA by NY Mets 9/1/13.
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012). Re-signed by NY Yankees 3/7/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/1/10.
  • Signed 2006 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic.

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