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Jose DeLeonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1995 MLB Years: 1983-1995
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PositionsP-541, OF-1Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJose Deleon Chestaro
Height6-4Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 20,1960 [57.209]PlaceRancho Viejo,Dominican Republic
High SchoolPerth Amboy (Perth Amboy,NJ)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 29th round (724th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (62nd overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsHowie Haak
MLB DebutJuly 23,1983 [22.215]
OrganizationsPIT [8] CHA [5] SLN [5] PHI [2] MON [1] Awards2Awards Voting1-3
TBC Player ID10643Retrosheet IDdelej001MLBAM ID113229
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for St. Louis Cardinals in 1992
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts79Walks37Hittable77SO/BB62vsPower77Hitting13Durability78Team.475Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1979Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRkpit-S/R18246.411192200159.0764742738339001.9311.591.075.805.030.87.333-
1980Shelby PiratesSALApit-ST1910154.82262607000168.01601089019691188001.368.571.023.706.321.71.400-
1981Buffalo BisonsEastAApit27ST201263.11252502000159.0136725514941587001.457.700.795.328.941.68.667-
1982Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-ST211075.97242313000119.013881791565943001.7110.441.134.927.111.45.588-
1983Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-ST221163.04202006100127.09050439681282001.246.360.644.819.051.88.647-
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25ST22732.83151503200108.07536345471185211.136.250.423.929.832.51.7002.51
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25ST237133.74302825100192.0147868010921536231.246.880.474.317.161.66.3503.33
1985Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-ST24400.88550420041.01544310451000.613.290.662.209.884.501.000-
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25S/R242194.70312561053162.2138938515891497131.407.640.834.928.241.67.0953.75
1986Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-ST25582.46151417110106.0873229544833001.247.390.423.747.051.89.385-
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25Rel25138.27918005116.0171615217111002.089.371.109.376.060.65.2506.14
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26ST25452.9613130100079.0493026742686041.155.580.804.787.751.62.4443.95
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26ST2611124.02333122000206.017710692249715361101.337.731.054.246.681.58.4784.46
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48ST2713103.67343403100225.01989592138620810021.267.910.523.438.312.42.5652.84
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48ST2816123.05363605300244.2173968316802012061.036.360.592.947.392.51.5713.02
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48ST297194.43323200000182.2168969015861645051.398.280.744.248.081.91.2693.57
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48ST30592.71282801000162.2144574915611181161.267.970.833.376.531.93.3573.84
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48S/R31274.572915140030102.0955652743723021.358.360.623.786.331.67.2223.58
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50ST31013.00330000015.016750570001.409.60--3.004.201.40.0002.85
1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50Rel32303.2624321006047.0392517527345001.407.470.965.176.511.261.0004.65
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha48Rel32001.7411011001010.05222360010.774.351.742.615.232.00-5.50
1994Chicago White SoxALMLBcha48Rel33323.36420420011267.0482825531671061.186.450.674.169.002.16.6003.76
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha48Rel34535.1938038004067.26041391028532161.307.981.333.727.051.89.6254.97
1995Montreal ExposNLMLBmon46Rel34017.5670700108.077727120001.687.562.167.5612.961.71.0005.86
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter861193.764152641512173661893.015568777931538411594608551.267.380.733.997.561.90.4200.78
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter54463.95126122431411779.07023943427238865933001.408.110.834.487.611.70.540-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter30213.556462220410393.0330167155321873509001.317.550.734.288.011.87.588-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1263.11252502000159.0136725514941587001.457.700.795.328.941.68.667-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10154.82262607000168.01601089019691188001.368.571.023.706.321.71.400-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter246.411192200159.0764742738339001.9311.591.075.805.030.87.333-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter43573.59159145149430915.277840036666356763211211.247.630.653.497.482.14.430-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter23223.85137449330162429.133920718448201347152271.267.101.004.217.261.73.511-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter17384.0285691693104478.03772312143224543119571.307.080.604.608.091.76.309-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter313.1927621006062.0553222532415001.407.980.734.655.951.28.750-
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter017.5670700108.077727120001.687.562.167.5612.961.71.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10143.764831172141220.01801029218981857161.267.380.733.997.561.90.4170.78
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15133.95363429100220.019811197201101869001.408.110.834.487.611.70.536-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Buffalo BisonsEastAApit27p20252000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1983Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-p222015000000000500000.000.000.000.0000015.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25p2215342200000061603001.059.200.059.2592043.111.000.176.15113.9537.212.670.000.000.00
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25p2330590500020002504101.085.083.085.1685064.143.000.000.0760.0039.060.000.000.000.00
1985Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-p24514110001001400000.071.133.071.2041015.100.000.071.1076.6726.674.000.000.000.00
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25p2431361200000031907000.056.128.056.1842046.118.000.083.1006.5241.306.330.000.000.00
1986Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-p251515010000001505000.067.125.067.1921021.100.000.067.1004.7623.815.000.000.000.00
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25p2591000000000110000.000.500.000.500002.000.000.000.3680.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48p273572110100200119112001.139.162.153.31511186.189.014.028.1471.1622.0919.000.000.0010.00
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48p2836833800010023709001.096.118.096.2148094.174.000.024.1022.1339.3618.500.000.000.00
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48p2932561601030012305001.107.123.143.2668162.182.036.054.1211.6137.1023.000.000.0016.67
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48p3028460200000001705000.043.043.043.0862051.069.000.000.0390.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48p312921210000002804000.048.130.048.1781027.077.000.095.1017.4129.634.000.000.000.00
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50p3135220001000101000.400.400.400.800206.500.000.000.3650.0016.670.000.000.000.00
1992Totals for NL-NL         3226430001002905000.115.179.115.2943033.176.000.077.1486.0627.274.500.000.000.00
1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50p32246000000000501001.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0071.430.000.000.000.00
1995Montreal ExposNLMLBmon46p3470000000001001000.0001.000.0001.000002.000.000.000.71850.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter279419123811090016171252106.091.128.098.226412490.153.007.045.0003.2734.9010.690.000.005.26
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter65461200010021505000.043.083.043.1262053.065.000.043.0003.7728.307.500.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter40441200010021405000.045.087.045.1322051.067.000.045.0003.9227.457.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter252000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1602787271106006104135003.097.119.108.227302320.155.011.032.0001.8832.5017.330.000.007.41
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter8513039000200961114102.069.135.069.20490155.129.000.069.0005.8139.356.780.000.000.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2711220001000602001.182.182.182.3642013.400.000.000.0000.0046.150.000.000.000.00
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter70000000001001000.0001.000.0001.000002.000.000.000.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162243722110500999130103.091.128.098.226241285.153.007.045.0003.2734.9010.690.000.005.26
Average Minor - Per 162 games16211525000200537012000.043.083.043.12650132.065.000.043.0003.7728.307.500.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit18P11--351-98.8890.73------11100.021.2
1980Shelby Pirates SALApit19P26--1718514035.8751.35------26100.018.8
1981Buffalo Bisons EastAApit20P25--9193-3128.9031.12------25100.018.2
1982Portland Beavers PCLAAApit21P24--492-1513.8670.54------24100.016.7
1983Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit22P20--8142-2422.9171.10------20100.014.0
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22P15-108691-1615.9381.000.14-----15100.09.3
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23P30-192616212422.9170.730.11-----30100.018.5
1985Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit24P5---8--881.0001.60------5100.03.5
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24P31-162916112625.9620.810.15-----31100.019.3
1986Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit25P15--37--10101.0000.67------15100.010.4
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25P13-79511-116161.0001.230.20-----13100.08.0
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25P9-16131154.8000.440.25-----9100.05.6
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26P33-20610143-2724.8890.730.12-----33100.020.4
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P34-2251021--31311.0000.910.14-----3597.121.0
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27OF1--1---111.0001.00------352.90.6
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28P36-2449165-3025.8330.690.10-----36100.022.2
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29P32-1828152-2523.9200.720.13-----32100.019.8
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30P28-162517--22221.0000.790.14-----28100.017.3
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31P29-10279--16161.0000.550.16-----29100.017.9
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31P3-15-1--111.0000.330.07-----3100.01.9
1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32P24-4723--551.0000.210.11-----24100.014.8
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32P11-10-------------11100.06.8
1994Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33P42-6716--771.0000.170.10-----42100.037.2
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34P38-67-41-54.8000.110.06-----38100.026.4
1995Montreal ExposNLMLBmon34P7-8-------------7100.04.9
MLB Totals for P - 13 season(s)-   P415-189279161164256240.9380.580.13-----4150.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P64--15384-5753.9300.83------640.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P25--9193-3128.9031.12------250.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P26--1718514035.8751.35------260.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P11--351-98.8890.73------110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit1811----------
1980Shelby Pirates SALApit1926----------
1981Buffalo Bisons EastAApit2025----------
1982Portland Beavers PCLAAApit2124----------
1983Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit2220----------
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2215----------
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2330----------
1985Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit245----------
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2431----------
1986Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit2515----------
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2513----------
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit259----------
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2633----------
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2734--------1-
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2836----------
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2932----------
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3028----------
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3129----------
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi313----------
1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3224----------
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3211----------
1994Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3342----------
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3438----------
1995Montreal ExposNLMLBmon347----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1993Chicago White SoxChamp. SeriesMLB32001.932004.2711601.9013.500.001.9311.576.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs001.9320200004.7701016001.7113.500.001.9311.576.000.00.000

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1983National League Player of the Week (July 25-July 31)1
1996Appalachian League All-Star (RP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1995-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-08-28TradeTraded by White Sox to Expos for Jeff Shaw. 
1995-04-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1994-10-25Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1993-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-08-10TradeTraded by Phillies to White Sox for Bobby Thigpen. 
1992-09-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1992-08-31Released by Cardinals. 
1988-02-09TradeTraded by White Sox to Cardinals for Lance Johnson, Ricky Horton and Cash. 
1986-07-23TradeTraded by Pirates to White Sox for Bobby Bonilla. 
* 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
1985Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll24155,000-4362028370,78060,000155,000
1986Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll251,825,000-72100++386,34760,0001,980,000
1986Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll251,825,000-71100++386,34760,0001,980,000
1987Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2660,000-59514-344,90660,0002,040,000
1988St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll27375,000-2761661392,10762,5002,415,000
1989St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll28662,500-1931177++429,80262,5003,077,500
1990St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll291,666,667-49494++515,727100,0004,744,167
1991St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll302,366,667-69291++742,231100,0007,110,834
1992Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll312,466,667-108487++962,245109,0009,577,501
1992St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll312,466,667-108287++962,245109,0009,577,501
1993Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll32275,000-4612449968,431109,0009,852,501
1993Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll32275,000-4612149968,431109,0009,852,501
1994Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll33625,000-3261764957,101109,00010,477,501
1995Montreal ExposTeam Payroll34705,000-278770999,520109,00011,182,501
1995Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll34705,000-2781670999,520109,00011,182,501
* 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