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Brent CooksonTrack this Player High 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 [48.225]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 [Team Picks] 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 RoyalsALMLBkca25OF12--14---14141.0001.17------2254.58.3
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25DH2---------------229.11.4
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 DescriptionAgeRoster 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

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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