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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
David Cardenas Cortes
Stat Years
1996-2010  [mlb] 1999-2006
Height/Weight
5-11 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (311)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1973-10-15 in Mexicali, Mexico   [47.044]
High School
Central Union (El Centro,CA)
Colleges
Imperial Valley College (Imperial, California)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Atlanta Braves in 1996
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Al Kubski
MLB Debut
1999-08-30 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.319)
Service Time
Organizations
ATL [5] COL [3] ARI [1] DET [1] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10215 ... retro id: cortd001 ... mlbam id: 233694
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1996Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-atl-221---210.73150001115424.2132206330000.774.740.002.1912.040.735.50.667
    1996Minor Totals: ATLbyYearA-----221---210.74150001115424.7132206330000.794.830.002.2312.270.745.50.667
    1997Macon BravesSALAatl-232---300.572700024271531.1163204320020.644.600.001.159.190.868.001.000
    1997Durham BullsCaroA+atl-232---202.33190001619819.1155515161001.036.980.472.337.452.333.201.000
    1997Greenville BravesSouAAatl-232---101.8030001305.04111170001.007.201.801.8012.601.807.001.000
    1997Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAA/A+/A----233---601.304900041492355.73598210551020.825.710.331.638.971.475.501.000
    1998Richmond BravesILAAAatl14243---332.82290001729444.2371514214461001.147.460.402.829.273.023.29.500
    1998Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-243---107.7160000607.014660250002.2918.000.002.576.437.712.501.000
    1998Minor Totals: ATL-COLbyYearAAA----242---433.52350001735451.7512120216511001.318.960.352.818.963.693.19.571
    1999Richmond BravesILAAAatl-254---233.354700042472245.2501917214422001.409.850.392.768.283.743.00.400
    1999Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl51254Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.9140004403.23320422001.917.360.009.824.917.360.50.000
    1999Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA----251---233.384700042472245.7501917214422001.429.960.402.798.363.783.00.400
    1999MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.6340004403.73320422002.198.440.0011.255.638.440.50.000
    2001Macon BravesSALAatl-275---107.1110000410012.21411101582011.509.950.713.555.687.821.601.000
    2001Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl-275---025.91900029210.211772592001.509.281.694.227.595.911.80.000
    2001Greenville BravesSouAAatl-275---038.1514000614017.2191816211103111.709.681.025.605.099.170.91.000
    2001Minor Totals: ATLbyYearA+/A/AA----273---157.24330001233241.0443633521277121.599.661.104.615.937.901.29.167
    2002Dos Laredos TecolotesMexAAA----286---314.183900031391447.1522222215503001.429.890.382.859.514.183.33.750
    2002Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-286---000.0030000304.03000010000.756.750.000.002.250.000.00.000
    2002Minor Totals: ARI-byYearAAA----282---313.874200031421451.3552222215513001.379.690.352.648.983.873.40.750
    2003Dos Laredos TecolotesMexAAA----297---432.704800042481853.1581716318392001.439.790.513.046.582.872.17.571
    2003Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle56297---102.7050002516.24321090000.605.401.350.0012.154.050.001.000
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle47297Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0012.0020002203.08541010002.6724.003.000.003.0015.000.00.000
    2003Minor Totals: -CLEbyYearAAA----292---532.705300044531960.0622018418482001.339.300.602.707.203.002.67.625
    2003MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0012.0020002203.08541010002.6724.003.000.003.0015.002.00.000
    2004Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet47308---103.9514000414013.2126606101011.327.900.003.956.593.951.671.000
    2004Tijuana TorosMexAAA----308---015.1714000714315.21610936180001.409.191.723.4510.345.743.00.000
    2004Minor Totals: DET-byYearAAA----302---114.64280001128329.3281615312281011.378.660.933.718.664.952.33.500
    2005Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-319---104.0212000612115.2159737150001.408.621.724.028.625.172.141.000
    2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol50319Log - Sp - Ext - Perf204.10500001450252.2502424910363011.148.541.541.716.154.103.601.000
    2005Minor Totals: COLbyYearAAA----311---104.1412000612115.7159737150001.458.881.784.148.885.332.141.000
    2005MLB Totals: COLbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf204.14500001450252.7502424910363011.158.621.551.726.214.143.601.000
    2006Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-3210---114.8218000818218.222101029161001.6610.610.964.347.714.821.78.500
    2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol503210Log - Sp - Ext - Perf314.30300001630029.135141436140011.4010.740.921.844.304.302.33.750
    2006Minor Totals: COLbyYearAAA----321---114.9518000818218.722101029161001.7010.880.994.457.914.951.78.500
    2006MLB Totals: COLbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf314.33300001630029.335141436140011.4110.820.931.864.334.332.33.750
    2007Mexico City Diablos RojasMexAAA----3311---004.67180001118917.1179905180001.278.830.002.609.354.673.60.000
    2007Minor Totals: byYearAAA----331---004.74180001118917.3179905180001.298.950.002.639.474.743.60.000
    2008Mexico City Diablos RojasMexAAA----3412---300.204200039422544.1442104371001.088.930.000.817.510.419.251.000
    2008Minor Totals: byYearAAA----341---300.204200039422544.3442104371001.098.980.000.827.550.419.251.000
    2010Mexico City Red DevilsMexAAA----3613---106.65270001927923.030171748130041.6511.741.573.135.096.651.631.000
    2010Minor Totals: byYearAAA----361---106.65270001927923.030171748130041.6511.741.573.135.096.651.631.000
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)514.49860003686288.79646441320535021.329.801.332.045.414.692.65.833
    National League Totals (3 yrs)514.23840003484285.78841401220525021.279.301.272.115.494.332.60.833
    American League Totals (1 yrs)0012.0020002203.08541010002.6724.003.000.003.0015.002.00.000
    Minor League Totals30183.37419000292419137478.34661921792914543419191.288.770.552.738.173.612.99.625
    Minor: A- Totals210.74150001115424.7132206330000.794.830.002.2312.270.745.50.667
    Minor: A Totals402.453700028371544.030141219402030.896.140.201.848.182.864.441.000
    Minor: A+ Totals223.602800018281030.0261212310253001.207.800.903.007.503.602.50.500
    Minor: AA Totals136.8917000717022.7231917312173111.589.321.224.866.897.701.42.250
    Minor: AAA Totals21123.43322000228322108357.03741451362210831911051.359.430.552.728.043.662.95.636
    Colorado Rockies Totals (2 yrs)514.17800003080282.08538381216503021.239.331.321.765.494.173.13.833
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)005.6340004403.73320422002.198.440.0011.255.638.440.50.000
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)0012.0020002203.08541010002.6724.003.000.003.0015.002.00.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1997Macon BravesSALAatl-23p---1271000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1997Greenville BravesSouAAatl-23p---131000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1998Richmond BravesILAAAatl1424p---2293000000001100000.000.250.000.250400.333.000.00025.0025.001.000.00.000.0
    2001Greenville BravesSouAAatl-27p---31411100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.000110.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol5031pL-S-E-P4502000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2009Mexico City Red DevilsMexAAA----35p---510000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)502000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)502000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals746110000001100000.167.286.167.453710.167.000.20014.2914.291.000.00.000.0
    Minor: A Totals271000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals172110000000000000.500.500.5001.000210.000.000.5000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals303000000001100000.000.250.000.250400.333.000.00025.0025.001.000.00.000.0
    Colorado Rockies Totals (1 yrs)502000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1996Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-22P1500.02100331.0000.200.0019.7100.07
    1997Macon BravesSALA23P2700.0410121514.9330.500.0019.3100.010
    1997Durham BullsCaroA+23P1900.0221054.8000.200.0013.7100.012
    1997Greenville BravesSouAA23P300.01100221.0000.700.002.1100.023
    1998Richmond BravesILAAA24P2900.01801991.0000.300.0020.1100.04
    1999Richmond BravesILAAA25P4700.0051165.8330.100.0033.1100.01
    1999Atlanta BravesNLMLB25P403.2011021.5000.300.312.5100.017
    2001Macon BravesSALA27P1000.0000000.0000.000.007.5100.013
    2001Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+27P900.02100331.0000.300.006.5100.015
    2001Greenville BravesSouAA27P1400.01300441.0000.300.0010.1100.014
    2002Tucson SidewindersPCLAAA28P300.0000000.0000.000.002.1100.025
    2003Buffalo BisonsILAAA29P500.0101021.5000.200.003.5100.023
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLB29P203.0000000.0000.000.001.2100.026
    2004Toledo Mud HensILAAA30P1400.01000111.0000.100.009.8100.015
    2005Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA31P1200.00100111.0000.100.008.4100.014
    2005Colorado RockiesNLMLB31P50052.2860114141.0000.300.2730.9100.02
    2006Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA32P1800.02200441.0000.200.0012.6100.011
    2006Colorado RockiesNLMLB32P30029.11500661.0000.200.2118.5100.011
    MLB Totals - (P)860889121110.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)128005162210.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)1700240010.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)2800431010.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)37004101210.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)1500210010.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1996Minor15----------
    1997Minor49----------
    1998Minor29----------
    1999MLB4----------
    1999Minor47----------
    2001Minor33----------
    2002Minor3----------
    2003MLB2----------
    2003Minor5----------
    2004Minor14----------
    2005MLB50----------
    2005Minor12----------
    2006MLB30----------
    2006Minor18----------
    Totals311----------