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Brian FalkenborgTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1996-2014 MLB Years: 1999-2008
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Drafted
Played in Japan
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-368Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBrian Thomas Falkenborg
Height6-6Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 18,1978 [40.305]PlaceNewport Beach,California
High SchoolRedmond (Redmond,WA)

DraftedSelected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (51st overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJerry Zimmerman
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1997-BAL-#10
MLB DebutOctober 1,1999 [21.256]
OrganizationsBAL [4] SEA [3] SLN [3] LAN [2] SDN [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID11262Retrosheet IDfalkb001MLBAM ID237346
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts76Walks62Hittable64SO/BB74vsPower64Hitting3Durability46Team.495Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1996Gulf Coast OriolesGCLRkbal-S/R18032.57862001028.02113818362101.046.750.322.5711.574.50.000-
1996High Desert MavericksCalifA+bal-Rel18000.0010100001.01000010001.009.00----9.000.00--
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0032.48963001029.02213818372101.036.830.312.4811.484.63.000-
1997Delmarva ShorebirdsSALAbal-ST19794.46252500000127.0122736364610717001.328.650.433.267.582.33.438-
1997Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-ST190116.2011000001.23330300003.6016.20--16.20--0.00.000-
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST07104.62262600000128.2125766664910717001.358.740.423.437.482.18.412-
1998Frederick KeysCaroA+bal-ST20554.5015141110078.0834239618708001.299.580.692.088.083.89.500-
1999Gulf Coast OriolesGCLRkbal-S/R21102.0032100009.062203111001.006.00--3.0011.003.671.000-
1999Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal28ST21363.7816160000083.07740351136771001.368.321.193.898.322.14.333-
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0463.6119181000092.08342371139882001.328.091.073.808.582.26.400-
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal51Rel21000.0020200003.02000210001.336.00--6.003.000.50-4.47
2001San Antonio MissionsTexAAsea-ST23565.4512120210066.0804740924565001.5810.911.233.277.642.33.455-
2001Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea33ST23244.47880000048.0502524618271001.419.311.123.355.031.50.333-
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST07105.04202002100114.013072641542836001.5010.231.183.316.531.98.412-
2002Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-ST24442.74990000049.0512215313420001.309.300.552.377.663.23.500-
2003Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea45S/R25422.9417143000079.2662826726622001.157.460.792.947.002.38.667-
2004Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan-ST26466.1718162002189.010466611725873001.4510.521.722.538.803.48.400-
2004Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan58Rel26107.53606001014.019141229111001.9511.931.265.656.911.221.0005.21
2005Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-Rel27345.2528028009136.0352521221260001.568.750.505.256.501.24.429-
2005Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-Rel27101.6913013008516.0103315140000.945.630.562.817.882.801.000-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0444.15410410017652.0452824326400001.377.790.524.506.921.54.500-
2005San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn41Rel27008.1810010003011.017111025102002.0013.911.644.098.182.00-4.93
2006Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-R/CL28454.184704700391651.2512924615536001.288.881.052.619.233.53.444-
2006St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40Rel28012.8450500306.05220050000.797.11----7.110.00.0001.57
2007Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-R/CL29343.255205200432352.2542219217585001.359.230.342.919.913.41.429-
2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln60Rel29014.8216016002018.222101028161001.6110.610.963.867.712.00.0004.20
2008Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan52R/CL30113.603203200271335.033141438415001.178.490.772.0610.545.13.500-
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49Rel30226.1716016002011.211882490001.298.491.543.096.942.25.5004.85
2008San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn39Rel30014.22909006010.2155528100002.1612.661.696.758.441.25.0005.94
2009Fukuoka HawksJap PacIntl--Rel31601.7446046000151.239111019621000.936.790.171.5710.806.891.000-
2010Fukuoka HawksJap PacIntl--Rel32321.0260060000162.03910708831000.765.66--1.1612.0510.38.600-
2011Fukuoka HawksJap PacIntl--R/CL332191.42530530002050.22788216790000.854.800.362.8414.034.94.095-
2012Fukuoka HawksJap PacIntl--R/CL34011.572302300181323.0144418260000.965.480.393.1310.173.25.000-
2013Fukuoka HawksJap PacIntl-R/CL35042.044104100211039.217109416490000.833.860.913.6311.123.06.000-
2014Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl-R/CL36352.873903900362037.231121228452001.047.410.481.9110.755.63.375-
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter355.59640640017073.29150471036624001.6810.821.194.287.371.72.3751.51
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter47604.203051231823212959849.28474543978028676856101.338.950.853.028.122.69.439-
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter26304.07224471770012859455.24542342074714841022001.328.930.922.918.062.77.464-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter8134.65292902100150.1160907820631336001.489.541.193.757.932.11.381-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter554.4416142110079.0844239618718001.299.570.682.058.093.94.500-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter794.46252500000127.0122736364610717001.328.650.433.267.582.33.438-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter132.431183001037.0271510111473101.036.570.242.6811.434.27.250-
Intl Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter14311.702620262007565262.2167555010653444000.885.680.342.2111.705.29.311-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter326.9222022003025.1302220413201001.6510.381.384.506.921.54.600-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter024.3221021005024.127121228211001.409.720.722.887.562.63.000-
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter016.2319019009021.2321615413202002.0813.291.665.408.311.54.000-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0020200003.02000210001.336.00--6.003.000.50--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings9155.59186018600490220.02651451372910518012001.6810.821.194.287.371.72.3751.51
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12154.20793247113315220.0219117103217419814001.338.950.853.028.122.69.444-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2004Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan-p261815221001002701000.133.235.200.4353118.250.067.200.20911.1138.893.500.000.0050.00
2004Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan58p2662100000001200000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23633.3366.672.000.000.000.00
2005Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-p27121000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2006St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40p2851000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2007Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-29521000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln60p29161000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2008Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan5230321000001000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49p30161000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter435100000001500000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.00016.6783.335.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter11418221002002901000.111.200.167.3673121.222.056.167.0009.5242.864.500.000.0050.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter11418221002002901000.111.200.167.3673121.222.056.167.0009.5242.864.500.000.0050.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter223100000001300000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.00025.0075.003.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter212000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162194000000041900000.000.167.000.1670023.000.000.200.00016.6783.335.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162263310030031301000.111.200.167.3674130.222.056.167.0009.5242.864.500.000.0050.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1996Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRkbal18P8--27--991.0001.13------8100.013.3
1997Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal19P25--523132928.9661.12------25100.017.6
1997Bowie Baysox EastAAbal19P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1998Frederick Keys CaroA+bal20P15--15-1661.0000.40------15100.010.7
1999Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRkbal21P3---3--331.0001.00------3100.05.1
1999Bowie Baysox EastAAbal21P17--717212624.9231.41------16106.312.1
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21P2-31---111.0000.500.33-----2100.01.2
2001San Antonio Missions TexAAsea23P12--252-97.7780.58------12100.08.8
2001Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea23P8--44--881.0001.00------8100.05.6
2002Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea24P9--261198.8890.89------9100.06.4
2003Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea25P17--27-1991.0000.53------17100.011.8
2004Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan26P18--751-1312.9230.67------18100.012.6
2004Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26P6-14121-43.7500.500.21-----6100.03.7
2005Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn27P28--241-76.8570.21------28100.019.6
2005Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln27P13--12--331.0000.23------13100.09.1
2005San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27P10-11-------------10100.06.2
2006Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln28P47--372-1210.8330.21------47100.032.6
2006St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28P5-6-1--111.0000.200.17-----5100.03.1
2007Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln29P51--561-1211.9170.22------5298.135.4
2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29P16-1922-1441.0000.250.21-----16100.09.9
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan30P32---8--881.0000.25------32100.022.4
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30P16-11-2-1221.0000.130.18-----16100.09.9
2008San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn30P9-1013--441.0000.440.40-----9100.05.6
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P64-74510121615.9380.230.20-----640.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P223--2649628175.9260.34------2230.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P30--923413632.8891.07------300.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--15-1661.0000.40------150.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P25--523132928.9661.12------250.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P11--210--12121.0001.09------110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1996Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRkbal188----------
1997Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal1925----------
1997Bowie Baysox EastAAbal191----------
1998Frederick Keys CaroA+bal2015----------
1999Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRkbal213----------
1999Bowie Baysox EastAAbal2117----------
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal212----------
2001San Antonio Missions TexAAsea2312----------
2001Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea238----------
2002Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea249----------
2003Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea2517----------
2004Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan2618----------
2004Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan266----------
2005Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn2728----------
2005Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2713----------
2005San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2710----------
2006Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2847----------
2006St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln285----------
2007Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2951----------
2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2916----------
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan3032----------
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3016----------
2008San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn309----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2007St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29201.6950500205.1611013001.3710.130.001.695.063.001.691.000
2008Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB30003.1290900418.2833004000.988.310.000.004.1503.12.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs202.5714014006114.01444017001.079.000.000.644.507.002.571.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2931000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs31000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2008-08-13Claimed off waviers by Padres from Dodgers 
2007-11-20Released by Cardinals 
2005-01-18ContractSigned by Padres (minor) 
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-04-24InjuredActivated from DL 
2003-11-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
2003-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-01-24ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
2000-12-19Released by Orioles. 
2000-10-24On disabled list 
1996-07-06Contractsigned 
* 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
1999Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll21200,000-80741-1,454,491200,000200,000
2004Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll26302,500-73228192,070,100300,000502,500
2005San Diego PadresTeam Payroll27300,000-79441-2,189,055300,000802,500
2006St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll28327,000-74239-2,365,072327,0001,129,500
2007St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll29380,000-73741-2,459,737380,0001,509,500
2008San Diego PadresTeam Payroll30390,000-75338-2,696,252390,0001,899,500
2008Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll30390,000-75336-2,696,252390,0001,899,500
* 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