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Kerry LigtenbergTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1993-2009 MLB Years: 1997-2005
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PositionsP-543Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKerry Dale Ligtenberg
Height6-2Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 11,1971 [47.214]PlaceRapid City,South Dakota
High SchoolPark (Cottage Grove,MN)
CollegeUniversity of Minnesota (Minneapolis,MN)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1995 by the Seattle Mariners.
Signing ScoutsLarry Barton
MLB DebutAugust 12,1997 [26.093]
OrganizationsATL [6] BAL [1] CHN [1] TOR [1] ARI [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-18
TBC Player ID1245Retrosheet IDligtk001MLBAM ID117763
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts79Walks71Hittable70SO/BB82vsPower70Hitting7Durability76Team.517Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1993MinnesotaCollegeNCAAJrS/R22763.5120164210092.0954936024630001.299.26--2.346.142.63.538-
1994Minneapolis LoonsNcentInd-ST23553.31191902000114.010347421144946001.298.110.873.467.402.14.500-
1995Minneapolis LoonsPrairieInd-ST241122.73171524100108.210141337261000001.178.370.582.158.283.85.846-
1996Durham BullsCaroA+atl-R/CL25742.414904900422059.2582016316764101.248.750.452.4111.464.75.636-
1997Greenville BravesSouAAatl-R/CL26312.043103100271635.02088314431000.965.090.763.5710.953.07.750-
1997Richmond BravesILAAAatl-Rel26034.3214014006125.021131232353000.927.561.080.7212.6017.50.000-
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--R/CL0342.984504500331760.0412120616784000.946.120.902.3911.644.88.429-
1997Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl46Rel26103.0015015009115.0125544190001.077.202.402.4011.404.751.0004.84
1998Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl46CL27322.717507500563073.0512422624793001.036.290.742.969.743.29.6003.03
2000Richmond BravesILAAAatl-Rel29000.0050500415.20000471000.71----6.3511.121.75--
2000Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl46R/CL29233.615905900191252.0432121724510001.287.391.204.138.772.13.4004.30
2001Richmond BravesILAAAatl-Rel30000.0010100101.00000120001.00----9.0018.002.00--
2001Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl46Rel30333.02530530024159.2502220430563001.347.540.604.538.451.87.5003.55
2002Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl46Rel31342.97520520025066.2522322633511101.277.020.814.456.881.55.4294.09
2003Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal46Rel32423.34680680021159.0602322914470001.259.101.372.127.133.36.6674.13
2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor46Rel33166.38570570020355.0734039625495001.7811.950.984.098.021.96.1434.05
2005Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-Rel34433.24383350011150.051181847500001.169.180.721.269.007.14.571-
2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari36Rel340013.9770700209.21615154450002.0714.903.723.724.661.25-8.61
2006Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-R/CL35443.575305300341858.064272386442101.219.931.240.936.837.33.500-
2009St. Paul SaintsAmerAssocInd--R/CL38023.003003000271536.027141206290100.926.75--1.507.254.83.000-
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter17203.8238603860017648388.23571731664615835712101.328.221.063.648.222.26.4590.92
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter18152.9519131880012557233.22148677215025711201.128.210.811.929.865.14.545-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter8103.421113108005621139.2136585315201386101.128.760.971.298.896.90.444-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter312.043103100271635.02088314431000.965.090.763.5710.953.07.750-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter742.414904900422059.2582016316764101.248.750.452.4111.464.75.636-
Ind Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1693.02663432612715258.12311028718762236101.198.030.632.647.752.93.640-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter763.5120164210092.0954936024630001.299.26--2.346.142.63.538-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter12123.0425402540013344265.22089590271152567101.217.020.913.888.642.23.500-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter423.34680680021159.0602322914470001.259.101.372.127.133.36.667-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter166.38570570020355.0734039625495001.7811.950.984.098.021.96.143-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0013.9770700209.21615154450002.0714.903.723.724.661.25--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10113.822170217009927220.0201979326892017101.328.221.063.648.222.26.4760.92
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings17142.9517931760011753220.02018172204724110201.128.210.811.929.865.14.548-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1994Minneapolis LoonsNcentInd-p2322321400010011514100.125.171.125.2964039.222.000.031.1442.5638.4615.000.000.000.00
1997Greenville BravesSouAAatl-p263110110010000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.0001.2600.000.000.000.000.00100.00
2000Richmond BravesILAAAatl-p2951000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2005Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-p34186010001000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.000.1480.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari36p3471000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2006Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-35341000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter71000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter889021002000400000.222.222.333.555319.400.111.111.0000.0044.440.000.000.0050.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter578010001000400000.125.125.125.250108.250.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3110110010000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter22321400010011514100.125.171.125.2964039.222.000.031.0002.5638.4615.000.000.000.00
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter71000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162230000000002300000.000.000.000.0000023.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16217042004000700000.222.222.333.5556217.400.111.111.0000.0044.440.000.000.0050.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1994Minneapolis Loons NcentIndy-23P19--318222321.9131.11------2286.426.4
1996Durham Bulls CaroA+atl25P49--36--991.0000.18------49100.035.3
1997Greenville Braves SouAAatl26P31---1--111.0000.03------31100.022.1
1997Richmond Braves ILAAAatl26P14---2--221.0000.14------14100.09.9
1997Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26P15-151---111.0000.070.07-----15100.09.3
1998Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27P75-73122-53.6000.040.04-----75100.046.3
2000Richmond Braves ILAAAatl29P5---------------5100.03.5
2000Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl29P59-52-4-1441.0000.070.08-----59100.036.4
2001Richmond Braves ILAAAatl30P1---------------1100.00.7
2001Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30P53-59213-63.5000.060.05-----53100.032.7
2002Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31P52-661811109.9000.170.14-----52100.032.5
2003Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32P68-5917--881.0000.120.14-----68100.042.0
2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor33P57-5515--661.0000.110.11-----57100.035.4
2005Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari34P38--32--551.0000.13------38100.026.4
2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari34P7-911--221.0000.290.22-----7100.04.3
Ind Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P19--318222321.9131.11------190.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P386-388828624236.8570.090.09-----3860.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P58--34--771.0000.12------580.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P31---1--111.0000.03------310.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P49--36--991.0000.18------490.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1994Minneapolis Loons NcentInd-2319----------
1996Durham Bulls CaroA+atl2549----------
1997Greenville Braves SouAAatl2631----------
1997Richmond Braves ILAAAatl2614----------
1997Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2615----------
1998Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2775----------
2000Richmond Braves ILAAAatl295----------
2000Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2959----------
2001Richmond Braves ILAAAatl301----------
2001Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3053----------
2002Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3152----------
2003Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3268----------
2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3357----------
2005Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari3438----------
2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari347----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1997Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB26000.002003.0100400.333.000.000.0012.0000.00.000
1998Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB27000.003003.1104301.612.700.0010.808.100.750.00.000
1998Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB27017.364003.2332501.567.360.004.9112.272.500.00.000
2000Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB29005.403001.2011300.830.000.005.4016.203.000.00.000
2001Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB30000.002003.0001200.330.000.003.006.002.000.00.000
2002Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB31000.0010100102.00000010000.000.000.000.004.5000.00.000
2006Florida MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB35002.53909003210.2933034001.187.590.002.533.371.332.53.000
2007Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB36101.6950500315.1411004000.786.750.000.006.7501.691.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs102.2514014006316.01344038001.007.310.001.694.502.672.251.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs001.2970700107.0101057000.861.290.006.439.001.400.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs012.7980800009.74030311000.723.720.002.7910.243.670.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2013St. Paul SaintsAmerAssocIndIndy-42Pitching Coach1004753.47015.03George Tsamis
2014St. Paul SaintsAmerAssocIndIndy-43Pitching Coach1004852.48015.02George Tsamis
2015St. Paul SaintsAmerAssocIndIndy-44Pitching Coach1007426.740--1George TsamisLost in Semi-Finals
2017St. Paul SaintsAmerAssocIndIndy-46Pitching Coach1004852.48014.03George Tsamis
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-03-16Released by Reds 
2007-02-14ContractSigned by Reds to minor league contract 
2006-03-29Released by Marlins 
2006-01-04ContractSigned by Marlins (minor) 
2005-04-01Released by Blue Jays 
2004-06-26InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-06-12InjuredDisabled -- left hip 
2003-12-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
2003-10-31Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-01-23ContractSigned by Orioles 
2003-01-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
2002-12-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-11-01On disabled list 
1996-01-27Purchased by Braves from Minneapolis (Prarie). 
1995-04-02Released by Mariners. 
1995-03-28Purchased by Mariners from Minneapolis (North Central). 
1995-01-01ContractSigned by independent Minneapolis (Prairie) 
1994-01-01ContractSigned by independent Minneapolis (North Central) 
* 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
1997Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll26150,000-76633-1,182,177150,000150,000
1998Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll27175,000-75730151,276,192170,000325,000
2000Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll29255,000-60828331,394,248200,000580,000
2001Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll301,200,000-37220591,897,758200,0001,780,000
2002Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll311,700,000-33413632,011,045200,0003,480,000
2003Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll321,000,000-35817542,163,527300,0004,480,000
2004Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll332,000,000-2696702,070,100300,0006,480,000
2005Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll34300,000-79433-2,189,055300,0006,780,000
* 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