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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Cole Edward Liniak
Stat Years
1995-2004  [mlb] 1999-2000
Height/Weight
6-1 / 182
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
3B (731) ... OF (15) ... 2B (8) ... SS (7) ... P (1)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
High School
San Dieguito (Encinitas,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Boston Red Sox in Round #7 (#186 overall) of the 1995 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Harry Smith
MLB Debut
1999-09-03 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.011)
Service Time
Organizations
BOS [5] CHN [2] TEX [2] TOR [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 14366 ... retro id: linic001 ... mlbam id: 150168
Relations
Brother of Justin Liniak
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1995Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos-183b---123799217018204812002.266.310.392.70286318.203.126.2864.659.302.0079.01.1638.1
    1996Michigan Battle CatsMidwAbos-193b---2121437651152623467659591038112.263.358.352.71051715431.227.089.29211.4111.411.00145.70.5827.0
    1997Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+bos-203b---364217327316064212223133212.336.402.493.89524710722.253.157.3688.9112.551.4136.22.4330.1
    1997Trenton ThunderEastAAbos7203b---353200205611021801172913106.280.338.365.7032227313.165.085.3187.6613.061.71100.00.9023.2
    1998Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos-213b---428100000000110000.000.111.000.111900.000.000.0000.0011.110.000.00.000.0
    1998Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos11213b---4112429651123111759443971543111.261.328.457.78548019649.287.196.2768.1314.791.8225.23.5443.8
    1999Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-223b---5953485592250124205405713117.264.341.440.78139315337.276.176.28610.1814.501.4329.03.0540.2
    1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn18223bL-S-E-P51229372002011400002.241.267.310.5773092.069.069.2803.3313.334.000.00.0028.6
    2000Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn29233b---612341163972411958533977344016.236.304.438.74246118044.302.202.2458.4616.701.9721.64.1245.4
    2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn18233bL-S-E-P633000000000200000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    2001Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor11243b---71033444083211104912325535538.241.307.395.70238913632.244.154.2578.2314.141.7234.42.5738.5
    2002Nashua PrideAtlIndy------253b---869234356315112653363400004.269.367.355.7222708317.248.086.00013.3312.590.94234.00.3727.0
    2002Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex29253b---8331161332302194191531206.276.338.353.691131415.181.077.2976.8711.451.6758.01.5315.6
    2003Arizona Rangers ArizRktex-263b---927232000000200000.429.429.7141.143752.286.285.6000.0028.570.000.00.0066.7
    2003Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-263b---9195671220081231012211.214.258.250.50864142.071.036.2504.6915.633.330.00.0016.7
    2003Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex28263b---962210265212262923153215114.248.300.410.7102328620.229.162.2666.4713.792.1335.02.5938.5
    2004Long Island DucksAtlIndy---26273b---10973606297231847545261293111.269.362.406.76842614632.283.137.30312.2114.321.1745.01.8833.0
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)1532372002011600002.219.242.281.5233392.063.062.2693.0318.186.000.00.0028.6
    National League Totals (2 yrs)1532372002011600002.219.242.281.5233392.063.062.2693.0318.186.000.00.0028.6
    Minor League Totals81228623987481807783782729279447333529975.261.331.411.74232381176265.246.150.2838.6213.801.6036.72.4135.4
    Minor: Indy Totals166594971603829731078895293115.269.364.386.75069622949.269.117.30612.6413.651.0866.01.2930.6
    Minor: Rk Totals2794122490182041122002.255.300.383.6831023610.191.128.2803.9210.782.7594.00.9841.7
    Minor: A Totals121437651152623467659591038112.263.358.352.71051715431.227.089.29211.4111.411.00145.70.5827.0
    Minor: A+ Totals973334510519086153314664418.315.380.444.82437814827.228.129.3438.2012.171.4841.62.1225.7
    Minor: AA Totals72256276813022613203925317.266.320.340.6602868715.145.074.3036.9913.641.95128.00.7022.1
    Minor: AAA Totals49517422494361135642371217165292132114646.250.317.431.7481955751182.273.181.2668.4414.941.7727.23.2741.7
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)1532372002011600002.219.242.281.5233392.063.062.2693.0318.186.000.00.0028.6
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2003Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex28261---004.5010001102.02110011021.009.000.000.004.504.500.00.000
    2003Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAAA----261---004.5010001102.02110011021.009.000.000.004.504.502.00.000
    Minor League Totals004.5010001102.02110011021.009.000.000.004.504.502.00.000
    Minor: AAA Totals004.5010001102.02110011021.009.000.000.004.504.502.00.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1995Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRk183B2100.02153217674.9743.500.0036.891.32
    1996Michigan Battle CatsMidwA192B100.01000111.0001.000.000.70.87
    1996Michigan Battle CatsMidwA193B11600.0782481113337326.9672.800.0084.195.91
    1996Michigan Battle CatsMidwA19SS100.0001010.0000.000.000.70.84
    1997Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+203B6000.038116188172154.8952.600.0043.293.81
    1997Trenton ThunderEastAA203B4600.03582911126117.9292.500.0032.686.82
    1998Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA213B10600.0861921813296278.9392.600.0075.294.61
    1999Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA223B9400.0661561417236222.9412.400.0065.398.91
    1999Chicago CubsNLMLB223B1000.0880116161.0001.600.006.283.36
    2000Iowa CubsPCLAAA232B100.01100221.0002.000.000.70.87
    2000Iowa CubsPCLAAA233B11600.0911962321310287.9262.500.0080.694.31
    2001Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAA242B500.0910332219.8643.800.003.54.97
    2001Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAA243B8200.051163714221214.9682.600.0056.979.61
    2002Charlotte RangersFSLA+253B3300.03356449389.9572.700.0023.6100.03
    2003Arizona Rangers ArizRk263B200.0131054.8002.000.003.6100.05
    2003Frisco RoughRidersTexAA263B1400.0828444036.9002.600.0010.073.74
    2003Frisco RoughRidersTexAA26OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.75.312
    2003Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAA262B100.03000331.0003.000.000.71.67
    2003Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAA263B3100.02742437369.9452.200.0021.850.02
    2003Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAA26SS600.0109312219.8643.200.004.29.75
    2003Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAA26OF1400.02310024241.0001.700.009.922.611
    2003Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAA26P100.0000000.0000.000.000.71.626
    MLB Totals - (3B)1000880116161.0001.600.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)7001311332724.8893.400.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)42900321749666811361070.9422.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)600109312219.8643.200.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)14002310024241.0001.700.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)6000431101315166153.9222.600.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)9300711722212265243.9172.600.000.00.00
    A Totals - (2B)1001000111.0001.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (3B)11600782481113337326.9672.800.000.00.00
    A Totals - (SS)100001010.0000.000.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (3B)23002256318178.9633.400.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1995Minor----21------
    1996Minor---11161-----
    1997Minor----106------
    1998Minor----106------
    1999MLB----10------
    1999Minor----94------
    2000Minor---1116------
    2001Minor---582------
    2002Minor----33------
    2003Minor1--1476---15-
    Totals1--87317---15-