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David CortesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1996-2010 MLB Years: 1999-2006
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PositionsP-311Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Cardenas Cortes
Height5-11Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 15,1973 [44.310]PlaceMexicali,Mexico
High SchoolCentral Union (El Centro,CA)
CollegeImperial Valley College (Imperial,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1996 by the Atlanta Braves.
Signing ScoutsAl Kubski
MLB DebutAugust 30,1999 [25.319]
OrganizationsATL [5] COL [3] DET [1] ARI [1] CLE [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID10215Retrosheet IDcortd001MLBAM ID233694
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Player Notes:   Participated in the 1985 Little League World Series for Mexicali,Mexico
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts58Walks67Hittable49SO/BB69vsPower49Hitting0Durability59Team.499Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1996Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-atl-Rel22210.73150150011424.2132206330000.774.74--2.1912.045.50.667-
1997Macon BravesSALAatl-R/CL23300.572702700241531.0163204320000.644.60--1.159.198.001.000-
1997Durham BullsCaroA+atl-Rel23202.33190190016819.0155515161001.036.980.472.337.453.201.000-
1997Greenville BravesSouAAatl-Rel23101.8030300105.04111170001.007.201.801.8012.607.001.000-
1997Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--R/CL0601.294904900412355.23598210551000.815.660.321.628.895.501.000-
1998Richmond BravesILAAAatl14Rel24332.82290290017444.2371514214461001.147.460.402.829.273.29.500-
1998Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-Rel24107.7160600007.014660250002.2918.00--2.576.432.501.000-
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0433.48350350017451.2512120216511001.308.880.352.798.883.19.571-
1999Richmond BravesILAAAatl-R/CL25233.354704700422245.2501917214422001.409.850.392.768.283.00.400-
1999Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl51Rel25004.9140400403.23320422001.917.36--9.824.910.50-5.32
2001Macon BravesSALAatl-Rel27107.1110010004012.21411101582001.509.950.713.555.681.601.000-
2001Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl-Rel27025.91909002210.211772592001.509.281.694.227.591.80.000-
2001Greenville BravesSouAAatl-Rel27038.1514014006017.2191816211103101.709.681.025.605.090.91.000-
2001Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0157.24330330012239.0443633521277101.599.661.104.615.931.29.167-
2002Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-Rel28000.0030300004.03000010000.756.75----2.250.00--
2002Dos Laredos Tecolotes MexAAA--R/CL28314.183903900311447.0522222215503001.429.890.382.859.513.33.750-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--R/CL0313.864204200311451.0552222215513001.369.640.352.638.943.40.750-
2003Dos Laredos Tecolotes MexAAA--R/CL29432.704804800421853.0581716318392001.439.790.513.046.582.17.571-
2003Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle56Rel29102.7050500216.24321090000.605.401.35--12.150.001.000-
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--R/CL0532.705305300441959.1622018418482001.339.300.602.707.202.67.625-
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle47Rel290012.0020200203.08541010002.6724.003.00--3.000.00-6.70
2004Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet47Rel30103.9514014004013.2126606101001.327.90--3.956.591.671.000-
2004Tijuana TorosMexAAA--Rel30015.1714014007315.21610936180001.409.191.723.4510.343.00.000-
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0114.60280280011328.0281615312281001.368.590.923.688.592.33.500-
2005Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-Rel31104.0212012006115.2159737150001.408.621.724.028.622.141.000-
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol50Rel31204.10500500014252.2502424910363011.148.541.541.716.153.601.0004.50
2006Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-Rel32114.8218018008218.222101029161001.6610.610.964.347.711.78.500-
2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol50Rel32314.30300300016029.035141436140011.4010.740.921.844.302.33.7504.24
2007Mexico City Red Devils DiMexAAA--Rel33004.67180180011917.0179905180001.278.83--2.609.353.60--
2008Mexico City Red Devils DiMexAAA--R/CL34300.204204200392544.0442104371001.088.93--0.817.519.251.000-
2010Mexico City Red Devils ReMexAAA--Rel36106.65270270019923.030171748130001.6511.741.573.135.091.631.000-
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter514.47860860036287.29646441320535021.319.741.322.035.382.65.8331.45
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter30183.37419041900292137471.04661921792914543419101.288.770.552.738.172.99.625-
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter21123.43322032200228108352.03741451362210831911001.359.430.552.728.042.95.636-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter136.7517017007022.2231917312173101.549.131.194.766.751.42.250-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter223.602802800181029.1261212310253001.207.800.903.007.502.50.500-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter402.453703700281543.130141219402000.896.140.201.848.184.441.000-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter210.73150150011424.2132206330000.774.74--2.1912.045.50.667-
Colorado Rockies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter514.17800800030281.18538381216503021.239.331.321.765.493.13.833-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.9140400403.23320422001.917.36--9.824.910.50--
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0012.0020200203.08541010002.6724.003.00--3.000.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1224.47213021300895220.0238114109325013212051.319.741.322.035.382.65.8571.45
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1483.3719301930013463220.0214888213672009001.288.770.552.738.172.99.636-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Macon BravesSALAatl-p23271000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1997Greenville BravesSouAAatl-p2331000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         302000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1998Richmond BravesILAAAatl14p24293000000001100000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.17825.0025.001.000.000.000.00
2001Greenville BravesSouAAatl-p271411100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.8870.000.000.000.000.000.00
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol50p31502000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter502000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter746110000001100000.167.286.167.453107.200.000.167.00014.2914.291.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter303000000001100000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.00025.0025.001.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter172110000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter271000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter502000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626000000000000000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16213220000002200000.167.286.167.4532015.200.000.167.00014.2914.291.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1996Eugene Emeralds NwstA-atl22P15--21--331.0000.20------15100.019.7
1997Macon Braves SALAatl23P27--410121514.9330.52------27100.019.3
1997Durham Bulls CaroA+atl23P19--221-54.8000.21------19100.013.7
1997Greenville Braves SouAAatl23P3--11--221.0000.67------3100.02.1
1998Richmond Braves ILAAAatl24P29--18-1991.0000.31------29100.020.1
1999Richmond Braves ILAAAatl25P47---51165.8330.11------47100.033.1
1999Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25P4-3-11-21.5000.250.33-----4100.02.5
2001Macon Braves SALAatl27P10---------------10100.07.5
2001Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl27P9--21--331.0000.33------9100.06.5
2001Greenville Braves SouAAatl27P14--13--441.0000.29------14100.010.1
2002Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari28P3---------------3100.02.1
2003Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle29P5--1-1-21.5000.20------5100.03.5
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29P2-3-------------2100.01.2
2004Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet30P14--1---111.0000.07------14100.09.8
2005Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol31P12---1--111.0000.08------12100.08.4
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol31P50-5286-114141.0000.280.27-----50100.030.9
2006Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol32P18--22--441.0000.22------18100.012.6
2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol32P30-2915--661.0000.200.21-----30100.018.5
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P86-87912112221.9550.240.24-----860.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P128--516222321.9130.16------1280.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P17--24--661.0000.35------170.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P28--431-87.8750.25------280.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P37--410121514.9330.38------370.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--21--331.0000.20------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1996Eugene Emeralds NwstA-atl2215----------
1997Macon Braves SALAatl2327----------
1997Durham Bulls CaroA+atl2319----------
1997Greenville Braves SouAAatl233----------
1998Richmond Braves ILAAAatl2429----------
1999Richmond Braves ILAAAatl2547----------
1999Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl254----------
2001Macon Braves SALAatl2710----------
2001Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl279----------
2001Greenville Braves SouAAatl2714----------
2002Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari283----------
2003Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle295----------
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle292----------
2004Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet3014----------
2005Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol3112----------
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol3150----------
2006Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol3218----------
2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol3230----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006MexicoWorld Baseball ClassicXXCollege32000.0030300213.0000011000.330.000.003.003.001.000.00.000
2006Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB32004.0080800319.01244113001.4412.001.001.003.003.004.00.000
2007San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB33012.4570700407.1822045101.699.820.004.916.141.252.45.000
2010Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB360027.0020200001.1544111005.4533.756.756.756.751.0027.00.000
World Baseball ClassicXX Totals - 1 yrs000.0030300213.0000011000.330.000.003.003.001.000.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs015.0917017007117.7251010269101.7512.741.023.064.591.505.09.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-12-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
2004-06-15Released by Tigers. 
2003-12-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
2003-10-10Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-07-31Purchased by Indians from Dos Laredos (Mexican). 
2003-04-01ContractSigned by Dos Laredos 
2003-03-29Released by Diamondbacks. 
2002-08-24Purchased by Diamondbacks from Dos Laredos (Mexican). 
2002-04-01ContractSigned by Dos Laredos (Mexican) 
2002-03-28Released by Braves. 
2000-10-11On disabled list 
1998-09-08TradeRockies acquired RHP Anthony Briggs to complete trade 
1998-08-19TradeTraded by Rockies to Braves for Anthony Briggs. 
1998-07-30TradeTraded by Braves with Mike Porzio to Rockies for Greg Colbrunn. 
1996-07-13ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Braves. 
* 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
1999Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll25200,000-80741-1,454,491200,000200,000
2003Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll29300,000-70352-2,163,527300,000500,000
2005Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll31300,000-79450-2,189,055300,000800,000
2006Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll32350,000-59021262,365,072327,0001,150,000
* 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