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Cole LiniakTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1995-2004 MLB Years: 1999-2000
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Rated Prospect

Positions3B-731, OF-15, 2B-8, SS-7, P-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCole Edward Liniak
Height6-1Weight182BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 23,1976 [41.242]PlaceEncinitas,California
High SchoolSan Dieguito (Encinitas,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 7th round (186th overall) of the 1995 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsHarry Smith
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1997-BOS-#10 ... 1999-BOS-#9
MLB DebutSeptember 3,1999 [23.011]
OrganizationsBOS [5] TEX [2] CHN [2] TOR [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID14366Retrosheet IDlinic001MLBAM ID150168
RelationshipsBrother of Justin Liniak
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed43Power57Contact72XBH63RBIs53Runs54Hitting54Durability57Team.475Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Gulf Coast Red SoxGCLRkbos-3b1823799217018204812002.266.310.392.70231886.286.126.203.3124.659.302.001.1679.0038.10
1996Michigan Battle CatsMidwAbos-3b19121437651152623467659591038112.263.358.352.71015431517.292.089.227.32511.4111.411.000.58145.6726.96
1997Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+bos-3b2064217327316064212223133212.336.402.493.89510722247.368.157.253.3928.9112.551.412.4336.1730.14
1997Trenton ThunderEastAAbos73b2053200205611021801172913106.280.338.365.7037313222.318.085.165.3177.6613.061.710.90100.0023.21
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1174175212927086013396046318.309.371.432.80318035469.344.123.211.3578.3212.791.541.7152.1327.13
1998Gulf Coast Red SoxGCLRkbos-2128100000000110000.000.111.000.111009.000.000.000.0820.0011.110.000.000.000.00
1998Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos113b21112429651123111759443971543111.261.328.457.78519649480.276.196.287.3418.1314.791.823.5425.2443.75
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         114437661123111759443972643111.256.324.449.77319649489.271.193.281.3367.9814.721.853.4825.7143.75
1999Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-3b22953485592250124205405713117.264.341.440.78115337393.286.176.276.34310.1814.501.433.0529.0040.22
1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn183b221229372002011400002.241.267.310.5779230.280.069.069.2583.3313.334.000.000.0028.57
2000Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn293b2312341163972411958533977344016.236.304.438.74218044461.245.202.302.3218.4616.701.974.1221.6345.36
2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn182333000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2001Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor113b241033444083211104912325535538.241.307.395.70213632389.257.154.244.3038.2314.141.722.5734.4038.55
2002Nashua PrideAtlInd-2569234356315112653363400004.269.367.355.7228317270.312.086.248.32913.3312.590.940.37234.0026.98
2002Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex293b25331161332302194191531206.276.338.353.691415131.297.077.181.3116.8711.451.671.5358.0015.63
2003Arizona RangersArizRktex-3b2627232000000200000.429.429.7141.143527.600.285.286.4840.0028.570.000.000.0066.67
2003Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-3b26195671220081231012211.214.258.250.50814264.250.036.071.2224.6915.633.330.000.0016.67
2003Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex283b2662210265212262923153215114.248.300.410.7108620232.266.162.229.3066.4713.792.132.5935.0038.46
2003Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         83273356716263735184427325.245.294.385.67910524303.270.140.198.2935.9414.522.441.9845.5035.82
2004Long Island DucksAtlInd-2627973606297231847545261293111.269.362.406.76814632426.303.137.283.34012.2114.321.171.8845.0032.99
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1532372002011600002.219.242.281.5239233.269.062.063.0003.0318.186.000.000.0028.57
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter81228623987481807783782729279447333529975.261.331.411.74211762653238.283.150.246.0008.6213.801.602.4136.6935.43
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter49517422494361135642371217165292132114646.250.317.431.7487511821955.266.181.273.0008.4414.941.773.2727.2241.74
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter72256276813022613203925317.266.320.340.6608715286.303.074.145.0006.9913.641.950.70128.0022.06
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter973334510519086153314664418.315.380.444.82414827378.343.129.228.0008.2012.171.482.1241.6325.71
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter121437651152623467659591038112.263.358.352.71015431517.292.089.227.00011.4111.411.000.58145.6726.96
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2794122490182041122002.255.300.383.6833610102.280.128.191.0003.9210.782.750.9894.0041.67
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter166594971603829731078895293115.269.364.386.75022949696.306.117.269.00012.6413.651.081.2966.0030.63
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1532372002011600002.219.242.281.5239233.269.062.063.0003.0318.186.000.000.0028.57
Average MLB - Per 162 games16234632762200220111165000022.219.242.281.5239722356.269.062.063.0003.0318.186.000.000.0028.57
Average Minor - Per 162 games162571791493611675565689776215.261.331.411.74223553646.283.150.246.0008.6213.801.602.4136.6935.43

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2003Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex28Rel26004.5010100102.02110011001.009.00----4.500.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5010100102.02110011001.009.00----4.500.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5010100102.02110011001.009.00----4.500.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings004.501100110001100220.022011011000110110001.009.00----4.500.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1995Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos183B21--2153217674.9743.52------2391.336.8
1996Michigan Battle Cats MidwAbos193B116--782481113337326.9672.81------12195.984.1
1996Michigan Battle Cats MidwAbos192B1--1---111.0001.00------1210.80.7
1996Michigan Battle Cats MidwAbos19SS1----1-1---------1210.80.7
1997Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos203B60--38116188172154.8952.57------6493.843.2
1997Trenton Thunder EastAAbos203B46--3582911126117.9292.54------5386.832.6
1998Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos213B106--861921813296278.9392.62------11294.675.2
1999Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos223B94--661561417236222.9412.36------9598.965.3
1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn223B10--88-116161.0001.60------1283.36.2
2000Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn233B116--911962321310287.9262.47------12394.380.6
2000Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn232B1--11--221.0002.00------1230.80.7
2001Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor243B82--51163714221214.9682.61------10379.656.9
2001Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor242B5--910332219.8643.80------1034.93.5
2002Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex253B33--3356449389.9572.70------33100.023.6
2003Arizona Rangers ArizRktex263B2--131-54.8002.00------2100.03.6
2003Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex263B14--828444036.9002.57------1973.710.0
2003Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex26OF1---------------195.30.7
2003Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex263B31--2742437369.9452.23------6250.021.8
2003Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex26OF14--231--24241.0001.71------6222.69.9
2003Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex26SS6--109312219.8643.17------629.74.2
2003Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex262B1--3---331.0003.00------621.60.7
2003Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex26P1---------------621.60.7
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B10--88-116161.0001.60------100.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B429--321749666811361070.9422.49------4290.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF14--231--24241.0001.71------140.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B7--1311332724.8893.43------70.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS6--109312219.8643.17------60.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B60--431101315166153.9222.55------600.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B93--711722212265243.9172.61------930.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B116--782481113337326.9672.81------1160.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1----1-1---------10.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B23--2256318178.9633.39------230.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1995Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos18-----21-----
1996Michigan Battle Cats MidwAbos19---11116-----
1997Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos20-----60-----
1997Trenton Thunder EastAAbos20-----46-----
1998Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos21-----106-----
1999Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos22-----94-----
1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22-----10-----
2000Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn23---1-116-----
2001Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor24---5-82-----
2002Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex25-----33-----
2003Arizona Rangers ArizRktex26-----2-----
2003Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex26-----14---1-
2003Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex261--1631---14-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1999-09-01TradeTraded by Red Sox with Mark Guthrie to Cubs for Rod Beck. 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1999Chicago CubsTeam Payroll22200,000-80743-1,454,491200,000200,000
2000Chicago CubsTeam Payroll23205,000-72731191,394,248200,000405,000
* 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