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Candy MaldonadoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1995 MLB Years: 1981-1995
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Rated Prospect
World Series Champion

PositionsOF-1657, DH-61, 3B-8Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCandido Maldonado
Height6-0Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 5,1960 [57.289]PlaceHumacao,Puerto Rico

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1978 by the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-LAN-#9
MLB DebutSeptember 7,1981 [21.002]
OrganizationsLAN [8] SFN [4] CLE [3] TOR [3] MIL [1] TEX [1] CHN [1] Awards2Awards Voting1-2
TBC Player ID14684Retrosheet IDmaldc001MLBAM ID118190
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Player Notes:   Hit for the cycle on May 4, 1987
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed47Power82Contact37XBH78RBIs78Runs55Hitting62Durability67Team.547Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Lethbridge DodgersPioRklan-of17572104561155124823224802600.290.349.581.93012232240.314.291.390.4049.1720.002.185.0017.5052.46
1979Lethbridge DodgersPioRklan-of1859234427020353342186615300.299.348.474.82211128261.392.175.261.3626.9025.293.671.9246.8040.00
1979Clinton DodgersMidwAlan-of1850158253713122654172910400.234.306.367.6735816180.267.133.247.3029.4416.111.711.1179.0043.24
1979Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1093926710733475996359525700.273.330.431.76116944441.337.158.255.3377.9421.542.711.5956.0041.12
1980Lodi DodgersCalifA+lan-191214567513927325102127416332600.305.362.542.90424755508.305.237.338.3978.0712.401.544.9218.2439.57
1981Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of201264609615440921104131450104741320.335.398.598.99627570534.382.263.370.4379.3619.482.083.9321.9045.45
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan47of201112010000000500000.083.083.083.1661012.143.000.000.0760.0041.670.000.000.000.00
1982Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of21138541911632862496418488946540.301.360.508.86827558604.321.207.270.3817.9514.741.853.9722.5435.58
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan20of2164000000001200010.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.00020.0040.002.000.000.000.00
1983Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of223814423466142030142320000.319.388.458.8466611160.359.139.257.3818.7514.381.642.5036.0023.91
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan20of22426251211160051401001.194.254.290.54418368.234.096.177.2507.3520.592.801.4762.0025.00
1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan20of23116254256814052803192911306.268.318.382.7009719278.283.114.177.3166.8310.431.531.8050.8027.94
1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan20of2412121320487151911194002143.225.288.338.6267213235.254.113.202.2768.0917.022.112.1342.6027.08
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn21of25133405491023131885442077304412.252.289.477.76619352432.268.225.274.3294.6317.823.854.1722.5050.98
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn21of2611844269129284208588347860749.292.346.509.85522552489.311.217.294.3636.9515.952.294.0922.1040.31
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn21of27142499531272311268653789736113.255.311.377.68818836552.285.122.198.3116.7016.122.412.1741.5828.35
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn21of28129345397523094141376931348.217.296.362.65812532389.244.145.261.2979.5117.741.862.3138.3342.67
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22of291555907616132222953549134507413.273.330.446.77626356651.315.173.253.3447.5320.582.733.3826.8234.78
1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil22of303411111236052010132300104.207.288.396.6844411125.214.189.315.30810.4018.401.774.0022.2047.83
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor23of305217726499072830235360244.277.375.446.8217916208.353.169.316.36511.0625.482.303.3725.2932.65
1991Totals for AL-AL         862883772150124840367660348.250.342.427.76912327333.296.177.316.34310.8122.822.113.6024.0037.50
1992Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor23of311374896413325420662259112723313.272.357.462.81922649560.314.190.311.36810.5420.001.903.5724.4536.84
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25of32701408265031500134010003.186.260.286.546408154.237.100.193.2528.4425.973.081.9546.6730.77
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22of32288111202052001111801122.247.333.457.79037794.254.210.333.34111.7019.151.645.3216.2035.00
1993Totals for MLB-MLB         9822119467083501245811125.208.287.348.6357715248.244.140.244.2859.6823.392.423.2327.6332.61
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22dh33429214185151211193100011.196.333.435.7684011111.232.239.446.33617.1227.931.634.5018.4061.11
1995Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor23of3461160224313072511254520305.269.368.481.8497720190.324.212.369.37213.1623.681.803.6822.8646.51
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex21of341330673025017500001.233.378.533.91116537.217.300.500.39618.9213.510.715.4115.0071.43
1993Totals for AL-AL         74190285016093012325020306.263.370.489.8599325227.306.226.389.37914.1022.031.563.9621.1150.00
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1410410649810422271714661834333918644111413298.254.322.424.74617413904590.286.170.266.0008.5218.822.213.1828.1237.43
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter58922033976701492893429434821042218193760.304.364.524.88811542702487.334.220.313.0008.4416.972.013.7423.6940.30
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3021145210363741649220203211221613101860.317.379.538.9176161391298.350.221.308.0008.6316.641.933.7823.3738.29
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1214567513927325102127416332600.305.362.542.90424755508.305.237.338.0008.0712.401.544.9218.2439.57
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter50158253713122654172910400.234.306.367.6735816180.267.133.247.0009.4416.111.711.1179.0043.24
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter116444871313581781654011417900.295.348.525.87323360501.354.230.322.0007.9822.752.853.3926.1245.80
San Francisco Giants Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter52216912104331058592792218128313194201342.256.312.432.7447311721862.279.176.254.0006.8716.812.453.1728.6639.72
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter25082611222547434119631072101528722.272.363.462.82538285958.324.190.323.00011.1721.921.963.5524.2937.78
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter225763101199393321274779183518716.261.331.446.77734074856.300.185.284.0009.2321.382.323.7423.8437.19
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter296545501292221153144490144510.237.293.345.63818835598.263.108.183.0007.3615.052.051.8449.5527.13
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter701408265031500134010003.186.260.286.546408154.237.100.193.0008.4425.973.081.9546.6730.77
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3411111236052010132300104.207.288.396.6844411125.214.189.315.00010.4018.401.774.0022.2047.83
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1330673025017500001.233.378.533.91116537.217.300.500.00018.9213.510.715.4115.0071.43
Average MLB - Per 162 games162472571202621771444599515411.254.322.424.74620045527.286.170.266.0008.5218.822.213.1828.1237.43
Average Minor - Per 162 games16260610918441826118121358116551020.304.364.524.88831774684.334.220.313.0008.4416.972.013.7423.6940.30

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Lethbridge Dodgers PioRklan17OF54--112682126118.9372.19------5794.779.4
1979Lethbridge Dodgers PioRklan18OF59--8154-9086.9561.46------59100.086.8
1979Clinton Dodgers MidwAlan18OF48--815218886.9771.79------5096.036.1
1981Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan20OF114--2212185250242.9682.12------12690.586.4
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan20OF9--8---881.0000.89------1181.88.2
1982Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan21OF135--30315103328318.9702.36------13897.894.4
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21OF3--5---551.0001.67------650.01.9
1983Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan22OF32--656327471.9592.22------3884.222.4
1983Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan223B3--151-76.8572.00------387.92.1
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22OF33--26---26261.0000.79------4278.620.4
1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23OF102--12446-134128.9551.25------11687.963.0
1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan233B4---12-31.3330.25------1163.42.5
1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24OF113--12162-129127.9841.12------12193.469.8
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25OF101--161103-174171.9831.69------13375.962.3
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn253B1---1--111.0001.00------1330.80.6
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26OF116--17675-188183.9731.58------11898.371.6
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27OF139--2515101266256.9621.84------14297.985.8
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28OF116--181651192187.9741.61------12989.971.6
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29OF134--293921304302.9932.25------15586.582.7
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29DH20---------------15512.912.3
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30OF52--9821-101100.9901.92------52100.032.1
1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30OF24--41-1-4241.9761.71------3470.614.8
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30DH9---------------5217.35.6
1992Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31OF132--2601261278272.9782.06------13796.481.5
1992Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31DH4---------------1372.92.5
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32OF41--503525853.9141.29------7058.625.3
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32OF26--3911-4140.9761.54------2892.916.0
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32DH2---------------287.11.2
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33DH25---------------4259.522.1
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33OF5--6---661.0001.20------4211.94.4
1995Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor34OF58--7821-8180.9881.38------6195.140.3
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex34OF11--201--21211.0001.91------1384.67.6
1995Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor34DH1---------------611.60.7
MLB Totals for OF - 15 season(s)-   OF1215--19386848620542006.9771.65------12150.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH61---------------610.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B5---22-42.5000.40------50.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF281--589422110652631.9682.25------2810.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3--151-76.8572.00------30.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF48--815218886.9771.79------480.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF113--19311122216204.9441.81------1130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Lethbridge Dodgers PioRklan17---------54-
1979Lethbridge Dodgers PioRklan18---------59-
1979Clinton Dodgers MidwAlan18---------48-
1981Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan20---------114-
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan20---------9-
1982Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan21---------135-
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21---------3-
1983Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan22-----3---32-
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22---------33-
1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23-----4---102-
1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24---------113-
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25-----1---101-
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26---------116-
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27---------139-
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28---------116-
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29---------13420
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30---------529
1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30---------24-
1992Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31---------1324
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32---------41-
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32---------262
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33---------525
1995Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor34---------581
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex34---------11-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB2222000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1985Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB2447010001000300000.143.143.143.286107.250.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
1987San Francisco GiantsChamp. SeriesMLB26519241002000300000.211.211.263.4745119.250.052.0530.0015.790.000.000.0025.00
1989San Francisco GiantsChamp. SeriesMLB2833100001002000000.000.400.000.400005.000.000.66740.000.000.000.000.000.00
1989San Francisco GiantsWorld SeriesMLB28411110100000400000.091.091.273.3643111.143.182.1820.0036.360.000.000.00100.00
1991Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB30520121001001600000.100.143.150.2933121.143.050.1004.7628.576.000.000.0050.00
1992Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB31622360026002400000.273.333.545.87812224.250.272.3648.3316.672.008.3311.0033.33
1992Toronto Blue JaysWorld SeriesMLB31619130012002500000.158.238.316.5546121.154.158.2639.5223.812.504.7619.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 6 yrs2573713202110051700000.178.231.288.51921478.204.110.1786.4121.793.402.5636.5030.77
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs1030240112002900000.133.188.300.4889232.150.167.2336.2528.134.503.1330.0050.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1984National League Player of the Week (April 16-April 22)1
1987National League Player of the Week (May 4-May 10)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1995-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-08-31Sent to Rangers by Blue Jays for future considerations. 
1995-04-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1994-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-08-19TradeTraded by Cubs to Indians for Glenallen Hill. 
1992-12-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1992-10-30Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-08-09TradeTraded by Brewers to Blue Jays for William Suero and Rob Wishnevski. 
1991-04-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1990-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-11-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1989-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-12-11TradeTraded by Dodgers to Giants for Alex Trevino. 
1978-06-06ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
* 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
1985Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll24140,000-4552324370,78060,000140,000
1986San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll25450,000-255963++386,34760,000590,000
1987San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll26415,000-2311368++344,90660,0001,005,000
1988San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll27750,000-143780++392,10762,5001,755,000
1989San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll28900,000-129784++429,80262,5002,655,000
1990Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll29825,000-188774++515,727100,0003,480,000
1991Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll30875,000-228768++742,231100,0004,355,000
1991Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll30875,000-2281168++742,231100,0004,355,000
1992Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll311,375,000-2171474++962,245109,0005,730,000
1993Chicago CubsTeam Payroll321,650,000-2111077++968,431109,0007,380,000
1993Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll321,650,000-211377++968,431109,0007,380,000
1994Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll331,650,000-207878++957,101109,0009,030,000
1995Texas RangersTeam Payroll34200,000-5012144999,520109,0009,230,000
1995Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll34200,000-5011944999,520109,0009,230,000
* 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