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Aaron LedesmaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1990-2002 MLB Years: 1995-2000
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PositionsSS-635, 3B-132, 2B-75, 1B-24, OF-11, DH-7Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAaron David Ledesma
Height6-2Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 3,1971 [47.050]PlaceUnion City,California
High SchoolJames Logan (Union City,CA)
CollegeChabot College (Hayward,CA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (57th overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJuly 2,1995 [24.029]
OrganizationsNYN [6] TBA [2] BAL [1] CAL [1] COL [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID14201Retrosheet IDledea001MLBAM ID117597
RelationshipsCousin of Robert Chimpky
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Tampa Bay Devil Rays from the Baltimore Orioles in the 1997 Expansion Draft (#62 pick)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed56Power34Contact74XBH29RBIs54Runs38Hitting78Durability58Team.527Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1990Kingsport MetsAppRknyn-ss19662435081111538277302881320.333.419.449.86810917285.357.116.321.39210.539.820.931.7548.6020.99
1991Columbia MetsSALAnyn-ss20331151939801143281643300.339.392.435.827509133.376.096.174.3726.0212.032.000.75115.0023.08
1992St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn25ss211344565112017225020124666112710.263.340.322.66214721522.299.059.178.3098.8112.641.430.38228.0017.50
1993Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-ss2266206235512052221144324100.267.318.398.7168217227.314.131.204.3216.1718.943.072.2041.2030.91
1994Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-ss23119431491182013561882841696016.274.323.346.66914924480.293.072.160.3015.838.541.460.63143.6720.34
1995Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-3b2456201266012102863102211015.299.335.368.7037413213.335.069.134.3154.6910.332.200.000.0021.67
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn113b242133480003006700012.242.359.242.6018039.308.000.182.28515.3817.951.170.000.000.00
1996Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcal-ss2510944060134274151233259721218.305.360.391.75117232482.349.086.157.3366.6412.241.840.21440.0023.88
1997Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-ss2685326401062613431223548327310.325.388.439.82714330373.365.114.252.3649.3812.871.370.80108.6728.30
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal62b2643882431512111013911101.352.437.500.937448104.372.148.307.41412.508.650.691.9244.0025.81
1998Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba4ss279529930971630299795114218.324.344.398.74211919315.388.074.110.3272.8616.195.670.000.0019.59
1999St. Petersburg Devil RaysFSLA+tba-3b-ss2827011000001100001.143.250.286.536218.167.143.286.24612.5012.501.000.000.00100.00
1999Durham BullsILAAAtba-3b-2b28210010000000100001.100.100.100.2001010.111.000.000.0900.0010.000.000.000.000.00
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         417021000001200002.118.167.176.3433118.133.058.118.1605.5611.112.000.000.0050.00
1999Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba4ss-3b28932943278150030111435310114.265.305.316.6219315312.301.051.099.2814.4911.222.500.000.0019.23
2000Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol43b-2b2959224317791037101173012316.344.388.393.7818810247.391.049.165.3506.8812.151.760.000.0012.99
2000Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol183b-1b293240492003002910001.225.279.275.55411243.290.050.100.2554.6520.934.500.000.0022.22
2002Long Island DucksAtlInd-3110940955129221159924135000011.315.378.381.75915624450.343.066.183.3429.117.780.850.22409.0018.60
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter2847549422338427611844111663326.296.338.365.70327544813.343.069.131.0005.4113.652.520.25377.0019.73
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter73126593497921431120339100392213554326311057.298.357.382.73910171742980.333.084.191.0007.4211.911.610.67132.9521.97
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter430163220649694872154817122201181617756.304.356.384.7406271091805.339.080.174.0006.7611.141.650.39233.1421.98
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter66206235512052221144324100.267.318.398.7168217227.314.131.204.0006.1718.943.072.2041.2030.91
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1364635112118225020124767112711.261.339.322.66114922530.297.061.179.0008.8712.641.430.38231.5018.18
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter331151939801143281643300.339.392.435.827509133.376.096.174.0006.0212.032.000.75115.0023.08
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter662435081111538277302881320.333.419.449.86810917285.357.116.321.00010.539.820.931.7548.6020.99
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10940955129221159924135000011.315.378.381.75915624450.343.066.183.0009.117.780.850.22409.0018.60
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter188593621753130591082386452222.295.325.358.68321234627.344.063.105.0003.6713.723.740.000.0019.43
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter43882431512111013911101.352.437.500.937448104.372.148.307.00012.508.650.691.9244.0025.81
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3240492003002910001.225.279.275.55411243.290.050.100.0004.6520.934.500.000.0022.22
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2133480003006700012.242.359.242.6018039.308.000.182.00015.3817.951.170.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16243054127222143652563332215.296.338.365.70315725464.343.069.131.0005.4113.652.520.25377.0019.73
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625897717632247522949791067213.298.357.382.73922539660.333.084.191.0007.4211.911.610.67132.9521.97

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1990Kingsport Mets AppRknyn19SS61--781702422272248.9124.07------6692.484.7
1991Columbia Mets SALAnyn20SS26--4464109118108.9154.15------3378.818.6
1992St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn21SS122--1854114579641596.9304.89------13491.0176.8
1993Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn22SS20--36651015111101.9105.05------6630.314.3
1994Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn23SS106--1573472668530504.9514.75------11989.174.6
1995Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn243B48--3991108140130.9292.71------5685.733.8
1995Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn241B3--33--433331.00011.00------565.42.1
1995Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn24SS1--13--441.0004.00------561.80.7
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn243B10--2122-1614.8751.40------2147.66.9
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn24SS2---------------219.51.4
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn241B2--3---331.0001.50------219.51.4
1996Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal25SS93--1472531955419400.9554.30------10985.367.4
1996Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal253B3--38121211.9173.67------1092.82.2
1997Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal26SS81--1181841339315302.9593.73------8595.357.4
1997Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal261B1--31-1441.0004.00------851.20.7
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal262B22--3241287573.9733.32------4351.213.6
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal263B11--57111312.9231.09------4325.66.8
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal261B5--301-431311.0006.20------4311.63.1
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26SS4--12--331.0000.75------439.32.5
1998Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba27SS58--103167851278270.9714.66------9561.135.8
1998Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba272B19--39542109593.9794.89------9520.011.7
1998Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba273B7--562-1311.8461.57------957.44.3
1998Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba27DH6---------------956.33.7
1998Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba271B2--4--1441.0002.00------952.11.2
1999St. Petersburg Devil Rays FSLA+tba283B1---21132.6672.00------250.00.7
1999St. Petersburg Devil Rays FSLA+tba28SS1--32--551.0005.00------250.00.7
1999Durham Bulls ILAAAtba282B1--24-1661.0006.00------250.00.7
1999Durham Bulls ILAAAtba283B1--56131211.91711.00------250.00.7
1999Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba28SS50--83135537223218.9784.36------9353.830.9
1999Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba283B26--1128414339.9071.50------9328.016.0
1999Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba282B17--435611810099.9905.82------9318.310.5
1999Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba281B4--276-433331.0008.25------934.32.5
1999Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba28DH1---------------931.10.6
2000Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol293B20--2139556560.9233.00------5933.914.1
2000Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol292B16--1932165251.9813.19------5927.111.3
2000Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol29OF11--16---16161.0001.45------5918.67.7
2000Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol29SS10--19241104443.9774.30------5916.97.0
2000Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol291B4--273-430301.0007.50------596.82.8
2000Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol293B5-16-2--221.0000.400.13-----3215.63.1
2000Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol291B3-25284-632321.00010.671.28-----329.41.9
MLB Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS114--1873041388504491.9744.31------1140.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B59-162355928778.8971.324.88-----590.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B58--114151536270265.9814.57------580.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B16-259211-151031031.0006.444.12-----160.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH7---------------70.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS291--4428115917213121253.9554.31------2910.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B72--681441718229212.9262.94------720.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B17--2136175857.9833.35------170.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF11--16---16161.0001.45------110.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B8--634-967671.0008.38------80.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS20--36651015111101.9105.05------200.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS123--1884134579646601.9304.89------1230.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---21132.6672.00------10.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS26--4464109118108.9154.15------260.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS61--781702422272248.9124.07------610.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1990Kingsport Mets AppRknyn19----61------
1991Columbia Mets SALAnyn20----26------
1992St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn21----122------
1993Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn22----20------
1994Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn23----106------
1995Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn24--3-148-----
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn24--2-210-----
1996Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal25----933-----
1997Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal26--1-81------
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26--522411-----
1998Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba27--219587----6
1999St. Petersburg Devil Rays FSLA+tba28----11-----
1999Durham Bulls ILAAAtba28---1-1-----
1999Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba28--4175026----1
2000Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol29--4161020---11-
2000Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol29--3--5-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2008Tampa YankeesFSLA+Minornya37Hitting Coach1377265.52612.53Luis Sojo
2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YankeesILAAAMinornya38Assistant Coach1418160.574--1Dave MileyLost in Finals
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YankeesILAAAMinornya39Assistant Coach1438756.608--1Dave MileyLost in Semi-Finals
2011Charleston (sc) RiverDogsSALAMinornya40Manager1405585.39324.57 
* 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

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2002Atlantic League All-Star (3B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2000-10-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-12-13TradeTraded by Devil Rays with Rolando Arrojo to Rockies for Vinny Castilla. 
1997-11-18Selected by Devil Rays from Orioles in expansion draft (Pick #62). 
1997-01-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1996-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-01-18TradeTraded by Mets to Angels for Kevin Flora. 
* 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
1995New York MetsTeam Payroll24109,000-75342-999,520109,000109,000
1997Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll26150,000-76636-1,182,177150,000259,000
1998Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll27195,000-68125241,276,192170,000454,000
1999Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll28227,500-67627261,454,491200,000681,500
2000Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll29525,000-46525491,394,248200,0001,206,500
* 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