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Alex ColeTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1985-2001 MLB Years: 1990-1996
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Rated Prospect

PositionsOF-1255, CF-24, DH-14Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAlexander Cole Jr.
Height6-0Weight170BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 17,1965 [52.252]PlaceFayetteville,North Carolina
High SchoolGeorge Wythe (Richmond,VA)
CollegeState College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (Bradenton,FL)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (43rd overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 11th round (265th overall) of the 1984 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1986-SLN-#8 ... 1987-SLN-#5 ... 1988-SLN-#9 ... 1990-SLN-#7
MLB DebutJuly 27,1990 [24.344]
OrganizationsSLN [5] CLE [3] MIN [2] COL [1] MIA [1] PIT [1] BOS [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID10024Retrosheet IDcolea001MLBAM ID112464
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed84Power30Contact70XBH30RBIs34Runs67Hitting67Durability61Team.500Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1985Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln-of1966232606151113468302710100.263.348.306.654717264.293.043.336.30511.3610.230.900.38232.0011.48
1986St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-of20742867698910265622543722110.343.449.381.83010910345.392.038.346.38415.6510.720.690.000.0010.20
1986Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of20632002550241162413173010100.250.311.315.626637219.288.065.205.2867.7613.701.760.46200.0014.00
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1374861011481151428035716732210.305.395.354.74917217564.350.049.288.34612.5911.880.940.18486.0011.49
1987Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-of21125477681221242276829445505150.256.318.310.62814818527.285.054.229.2828.3510.441.250.38238.5014.75
1988Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of221203924491780244015425916110.232.307.291.59811415442.272.059.230.2779.5013.351.400.000.0016.48
1989St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln1of23832260001413700000.188.257.188.4456035.240.000.188.2168.5720.002.330.000.000.00
1989Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of2312745575128552294719717614110.281.379.327.70614912532.333.046.264.33213.3514.291.070.38227.509.38
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13548777134552305120748314110.275.371.318.68915512567.328.043.259.32513.0514.641.120.35243.508.96
1990Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of2410439071120940313819556918210.308.393.351.74413713456.372.043.233.34512.0615.131.250.000.0010.83
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2of2463227436854013409283810002.300.379.357.736819256.360.057.317.34110.9414.841.360.000.0013.24
1991Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of25832660103134310000.188.297.250.5478137.207.062.125.26410.818.110.750.000.0016.67
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2of25122387581141730212717584714228.295.386.354.74013720452.333.059.235.34212.8310.400.810.000.0017.54
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2of2641971120100592102110102.206.284.216.500211109.260.010.186.2439.1719.272.100.000.005.00
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit61of266420533573701074184601112.278.335.361.6967410225.356.083.185.3168.0020.442.560.000.0017.54
1992Totals for MLB-MLB         105302447747015166286711214.255.318.315.6339511334.325.060.185.2928.3820.062.390.000.0014.29
1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol5of271263485089940243013435824236.256.339.305.64410613399.305.049.221.29810.7814.541.350.000.0014.61
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1of2810534568102155423298446016223.296.375.403.77813924398.346.107.296.34811.0615.081.361.0186.2523.53
1995Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1of2928791027321141381512000.342.409.468.87737690.413.126.203.3918.8916.671.881.1179.0022.22
1996Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-of30823045790148439117504724203.296.397.434.83113226362.337.138.316.37213.8112.980.941.1076.0028.89
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2cf302472131651075381102102.222.296.319.61523683.258.097.236.2799.6413.251.380.000.0037.50
1997Madison Black WolfNorthernInd-31271122038612216216820003.339.431.464.895529130.353.125.304.40112.316.150.501.5456.0023.68
1997Charlotte KnightsILAAAflo-of31391052022502741182012001.210.331.314.645337126.241.104.305.30214.2915.871.111.5952.5031.82
1999Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd-339533765109227253275724500005.323.443.448.89115131409.369.125.404.40317.6011.000.630.49168.5028.44
2000Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd-3411339783112242349123935700000.282.418.375.79314929490.323.093.350.36918.9811.630.610.61132.3325.89
2001Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd-352810516288121112121600000.267.342.419.7614411117.299.152.257.33310.2613.681.331.7152.5039.29
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter573176028649358265117148592172967199825.280.360.351.711618892012.332.071.245.00010.7914.711.360.25352.0018.05
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter816290550479468361221633913738843011311094.273.360.334.6949701163345.316.061.264.00011.6012.861.110.36242.0814.61
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter54318782985074230914916577257304824734.270.359.339.698636812174.317.069.252.00011.8213.981.180.41208.6715.98
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter125477681221242276829445505150.256.318.310.62814818527.285.054.229.0008.3510.441.250.38238.5014.75
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8231878104910276023574422110.327.431.362.79311510380.378.035.330.00015.0011.580.770.000.009.62
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter66232606151113468302710100.263.348.306.654717264.293.043.336.00011.3610.230.900.38232.0011.48
Ind Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter26395118428760119134461219312620008.302.421.416.837396801146.341.114.353.00016.8410.990.650.79105.6727.87
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter226711112202237039762896106343212.284.370.336.70623930817.332.052.255.00011.7512.971.100.000.0014.85
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter133424781291875373011527528223.304.381.415.79617630488.358.111.278.00010.6615.371.441.0284.8023.26
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1263485089940243013435824236.256.339.305.64410613399.305.049.221.00010.7814.541.350.000.0014.61
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6420533573701074184601112.278.335.361.6967410225.356.083.185.0008.0020.442.560.000.0017.54
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2472131651075381102102.222.296.319.61523683.258.097.236.0009.6413.251.380.000.0037.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games162498811391671334217618425327.280.360.351.71117525569.332.071.245.00010.7914.711.360.25352.0018.05
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625771001581472436727778526221.273.360.334.69419323664.316.061.264.00011.6012.861.110.36242.0814.61

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1996Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-Rel30009.0010100101.02110121003.0018.00--9.0018.002.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100101.02110121003.0018.00--9.0018.002.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100101.02110121003.0018.00--9.0018.002.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings009.002200220002200220.04402202200220440220003.0018.00--9.0018.002.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1985Johnson City Cardinals AppRksln19OF66--127123-142139.9792.11------66100.097.1
1986St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln20OF74--20148-213205.9622.77------74100.054.4
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln20OF62--135692150141.9402.27------6398.443.7
1987Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln21OF121--28914105313303.9682.50------12596.889.6
1988Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln22OF117--2761313290289.9972.47------12097.582.4
1989St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln23OF8--13---13131.0001.63------8100.05.8
1989Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln23OF127--3201482342334.9772.63------127100.087.6
1990Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle24OF100--181691196187.9541.87------10496.269.9
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24OF59--145361154148.9612.51------6393.736.4
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24DH1---------------631.60.6
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle25OF8--182212220.9092.50------8100.05.8
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25OF107--256681270262.9702.45------12287.766.0
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25DH6---------------1224.93.7
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26OF53--8551-9190.9891.70------6482.832.7
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26OF24--331113534.9711.42------4158.514.8
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26DH4---------------419.82.5
1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27OF93--219541228224.9822.41------12673.857.4
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28OF100--24548-257249.9692.49------10595.288.5
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28DH1---------------1051.00.9
1995Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29OF23--4413-4845.9381.96------2882.116.0
1995Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29DH2---------------287.11.4
1996Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos30OF79--153661165159.9642.01------8296.355.6
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30CF24--371113938.9741.58------24100.014.8
1997Charlotte Knights ILAAAflo31OF34--462114948.9801.41------3987.224.1
MLB Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF459--10272531410831052.9712.29------4590.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF24--371113938.9741.58------240.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH14---------------140.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF527--112949361112141178.9702.24------5270.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF121--28914105313303.9682.50------1210.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF82--21448-226218.9652.66------820.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF66--127123-142139.9792.11------660.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1985Johnson City Cardinals AppRksln19---------66-
1986St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln20---------74-
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln20---------62-
1987Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln21---------121-
1988Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln22---------117-
1989St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln23---------8-
1989Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln23---------127-
1990Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle24---------100-
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24---------591
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle25---------8-
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25---------1076
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26---------53-
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26---------244
1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27---------93-
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28---------1001
1995Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29---------232
1996Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos30---------79-
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30-------24---
1997Charlotte Knights ILAAAflo31---------34-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1992Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB26410220001003200000.200.385.200.5852013.250.000.30023.0815.380.670.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs410220001003200000.200.385.200.5852013.250.000.30023.0815.380.670.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1990American League Player of the Week (July 30-August 5)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1996-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-01-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1995-10-10Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-02-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1993-10-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-11-17Selected by Rockies from Pirates in expansion draft (Pick #17). 
1992-07-04TradeTraded by Indians to Pirates for Tony Mitchell. 
1990-07-11TradeTraded by Padres to Indians for Tom Lampkin. 
1990-02-27TradeTraded by Cardinals with Steve Peters to Padres for Omar Olivares. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1990Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll24100,000-64933-515,727100,000100,000
1991Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll25155,000-4931830742,231100,000255,000
1992Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll26162,500-5351934962,245109,000417,500
1992Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll26162,500-5352634962,245109,000417,500
1993Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll27350,000-4211154968,431109,000767,500
1994Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll28375,000-4131355957,101109,0001,142,500
1995Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll29500,000-328964999,520109,0001,642,500
1996Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll30109,000-78642-957,870109,0001,751,500
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red