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Brent CooksonHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-2004 MLB Years: 1995-1999
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PositionsOF-531, SS-58, LF-2, DH-2, RF-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBrent Adam Cookson
Height5-11Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 7,1969 [48.164]PlaceVan Nuys,California
High SchoolSanta Paula (Santa Paula,CA)
CollegeLong Beach State University (Long Beach,CA), Ventura College (Ventura,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics in the 15th round (411st overall) of the 1991 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutAugust 12,1995 [25.339]
OrganizationsSFN [4] LAN [3] ARI [1] BAL [1] BOS [1] CHN [1] KCA [1] OAK [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID10155Retrosheet IDcookb001MLBAM ID112634
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed44Power79Contact46XBH73RBIs85Runs58Hitting73Durability41Team.501Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991Arizona AthleticsArizRkoak-2111000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1991Southern Oregon A'sNwstA-oak-of2169000000000700000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0077.780.000.000.000.00
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         710000000000800000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.0080.000.000.000.000.00
1992Clinton GiantsMidwAsfn-of224614530315182093224831100.214.327.428.7556214172.256.214.407.34412.7927.912.184.6518.1345.16
1992San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn-of2268255447484124995256930200.290.358.494.85212624285.352.204.318.3828.7724.212.764.2121.2532.43
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1144007410513520691884711761300.263.346.470.81618838457.320.207.350.36810.2825.602.494.3820.0036.19
1993San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn-of236723443601011750146437332510.256.372.526.89812328287.289.270.487.38914.9825.441.705.9213.7646.67
1994Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-ss24622073267213114141185712224.324.377.614.99112735230.397.290.391.4157.8324.783.174.7818.8252.24
1994Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-of24144371201160151410001.279.367.395.76217249.393.116.209.34410.2028.572.802.0443.0016.67
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         762503979214124742237122225.316.375.576.95114437279.396.260.360.4038.2425.453.094.3020.8346.84
1995Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-of2540137285513042000172440203.401.475.5841.0598017160.459.183.307.46210.6315.001.412.5034.2530.91
1995Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-of2568210386393154633253611224.300.374.586.96012327239.298.286.405.40710.4615.061.446.2814.0042.86
1995Totals for AAA-AAA         10834766118223196633426051427.340.415.5851.00020344399.364.245.366.42910.5315.041.434.7618.2637.29
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca48of252235251005102701000.143.189.171.3606138.179.028.114.1715.2618.423.500.000.0020.00
1996Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-of26732555169131195024247250219.271.343.553.89614133286.301.282.369.3798.3925.173.006.6413.4247.83
1996Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-of26301132230706212192020105.265.328.487.8155513125.273.222.310.3517.2016.002.224.8018.8343.33
1995Totals for IL-IL         10336873992012571453392703114.269.338.533.87119646411.291.264.351.3748.0322.382.796.0814.7246.46
1998Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-of2836100243612061900182620101.360.463.6601.1236618121.435.300.480.47614.8821.491.444.9616.6750.00
1999Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of29852775789181287071385621425.321.402.6971.09919347322.310.376.534.45211.8017.391.478.709.8952.81
1999Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30lf2935010000000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.000.1800.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2000Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of3034115303650113842222200124.313.420.6431.0637416138.301.330.539.44215.9415.941.007.9710.4544.44
2001Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAlan30of31591903054132124811223450207.284.370.563.93310727219.288.279.395.39310.0515.531.555.4815.8350.00
2002ReynosaMexAAA--32279262380262072200003.250.303.402.705371099.309.152.250.3097.0722.223.142.0246.0043.48
2003Oaxaca GuerrerosMexAAA--333211915344011601142000003.286.361.345.706415133.337.059.168.32110.5315.041.430.75119.0014.71
2004Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn35of341224480026001500100.333.346.583.92914226.333.250.292.3853.8519.235.007.6912.0025.00
2004Oaxaca GuerrerosMexAAA--34929060005002700004.207.258.207.4656031.273.000.069.2186.4522.583.500.000.000.00
2004Totals for AAA-AAA         2153414002110031200104.264.298.377.67520257.300.113.170.2945.2621.054.003.5126.5014.29
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2540261005102801000.150.190.175.3657143.188.025.100.0004.6518.604.000.000.0016.67
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter7692555461747146171555115729312613327261053.292.373.545.91813923182932.327.253.386.00010.6420.911.965.2916.4842.57
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter51917043125151028107351211420435822216749.302.381.560.9419542171948.325.258.381.00010.4718.381.755.4915.9342.14
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter622073267213114141185712224.324.377.614.99112735230.397.290.391.0007.8324.783.174.7818.8252.24
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13548987134185299923116814262710.274.365.509.87424952572.323.235.399.00011.8924.832.095.0716.8638.81
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4614530315182093224831100.214.327.428.7556214172.256.214.407.00012.7927.912.184.6518.1345.16
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter69000000000700000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0077.780.000.000.000.00
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2235251005102701000.143.189.171.3606138.179.028.114.0005.2618.423.500.000.0020.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter35010000000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16225913396003260135206000.150.190.175.365456279.188.025.100.0004.6518.604.000.000.0016.67
Average Minor - Per 162 games162538971573143310812666129715211.292.373.545.91829367618.327.253.386.00010.6420.911.965.2916.4842.57

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1991Southern Oregon A's NwstA-oak21OF5--6-1-76.8571.20------683.36.6
1992Clinton Giants MidwAsfn22OF45--655217270.9721.56------4697.832.6
1992San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn22OF51--9635-10499.9521.94------6875.075.0
1993San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn23OF57--9043-9794.9691.65------6785.141.9
1994Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn24SS58--8443-9188.9671.52------6293.542.6
1994Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn24OF13--201-121211.0001.62------1492.99.2
1995Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn25OF56--862319188.9671.57------6882.438.9
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca25OF26--563-159591.0002.27------4065.018.1
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25DH2---------------229.11.4
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25OF12--14---14141.0001.17------2254.58.3
1996Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26OF47--734--77771.0001.64------7364.433.1
1996Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal26OF28--44---44441.0001.57------3093.319.9
1998Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari28OF29--50---50501.0001.72------3680.620.4
1999Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan29OF81--169421175173.9892.14------8595.358.3
1999Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29LF2--3---331.0001.50------366.71.2
1999Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29RF1--1---111.0001.00------333.30.6
2000Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan30OF31--4021-4342.9771.35------3491.221.5
2001Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAlan31OF44--594416763.9401.43------5974.630.6
2004Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn34OF6--12---12121.0002.00------1250.04.2
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF12--14---14141.0001.17------120.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF2--3---331.0001.50------20.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 8 season(s)-   OF361--60920105639629.9841.74------3610.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS58--8443-9188.9671.52------580.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF108--18678-201193.9601.79------1080.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF45--655217270.9721.56------450.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF5--6-1-76.8571.20------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1991Southern Oregon A's NwstA-oak21---------5-
1992Clinton Giants MidwAsfn22---------45-
1992San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn22---------51-
1993San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn23---------57-
1994Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn24----58------
1994Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn24---------13-
1995Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn25---------56-
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca25---------26-
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25---------122
1996Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26---------47-
1996Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal26---------28-
1998Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari28---------29-
1999Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan29---------81-
1999Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29------2-1--
2000Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan30---------31-
2001Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAlan31---------44-
2004Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn34---------6-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2001-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-10-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
2000-05-17Released by Dodgers. 
1999-01-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1998-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-01-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Diamondbacks. 
1997-10-17Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-06-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Diamondbacks. 
1997-04-01Released by Rangers. 
1997-03-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1996-09-30Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-08-02Sent to Orioles by Red Sox for future considerations. 
1995-10-06Claimed on waivers by Red Sox from Royals. 
1995-06-25TradeTraded by Giants to Royals for Enrique Burgos. 
1992-02-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1991-08-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1995Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll25109,000-75340-999,520109,000109,000
1999Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll29200,000-80740-1,454,491200,000309,000
* 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