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Francisco MelendezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-1990 MLB Years: 1984-1989
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Rated Prospect

Positions1B-1056, OF-41Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFrancisco Javier Melendez Villegas
Height6-0Weight190BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 25,1964 [54.299]PlaceRio Piedras,Puerto Rico

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1980 by the Philadelphia Phillies.
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-PHI-#10 ... 1984-PHI-#4 ... 1985-PHI-#8
MLB DebutAugust 26,1984 [20.214]
OrganizationsPHI [6] SFN [2] BAL [1] CLE [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID15267Retrosheet IDmelef001MLBAM ID118930
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed29Power47Contact73XBH43RBIs72Runs29Hitting69Durability57Team.521Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Spartanburg PhilliesSALAphi-1b1785306448213133653325701310.268.334.346.68010617342.317.078.190.3159.3616.671.780.88102.0020.73
1981Peninsula PilotsCaroA+phi-1b173274610300631122302000.135.256.176.43213388.196.041.230.21913.6426.141.920.000.0030.00
1981Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         117380509216134284448003310.242.319.313.63211920430.297.071.197.29610.2318.601.820.70126.6721.74
1982Peninsula PilotsCaroA+phi-1b181184245412433346964427654630.292.358.413.77117540481.343.121.224.3458.7315.801.810.83106.0032.26
1983Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-1b1912645081134174575122555605620.298.370.387.75717426516.327.089.233.34310.6610.851.020.9790.0019.40
1984Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-1b201285066315836836512435011560.312.364.433.79721947556.338.121.204.3537.738.991.160.54168.6729.75
1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi521b202123030002001500001.130.167.130.2973024.167.000.043.1434.1720.835.000.000.000.00
1985Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi211b211303974111125225446424233350.280.351.368.71914629448.306.088.189.3229.389.381.000.45198.5026.13
1986Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-1b22963564711321245723333311650.317.371.421.79215027397.335.104.194.3498.318.311.001.0189.0023.89
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi181b2298020000000200000.250.250.250.500208.333.000.000.2260.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1987Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-1b2313851478168209385218368339110.327.417.418.83521532612.365.091.255.36813.5611.110.820.49171.3319.05
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn181b231216250011000300000.313.313.500.8138116.333.187.188.3490.0018.750.006.2516.0020.00
1988Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-1b24963686113326245852404031590.361.423.476.89917532417.392.115.231.3969.599.591.000.9692.0024.06
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn181b242326150003003200001.192.276.192.4685029.208.000.115.22810.346.900.670.000.000.00
1989Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-1b251264545911724297855637022740.258.346.379.72517235528.283.121.260.32911.9313.261.111.7050.4429.91
1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35,431b25911130003001200101.273.308.273.5813013.300.000.091.2647.6915.382.000.000.000.00
1990Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-1b264113113322121602152230220.244.331.321.652425151.275.077.176.2989.9314.571.471.3265.5015.63
1990Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-1b263410215306141800121421310.294.370.490.8605011120.299.196.314.37710.0011.671.173.3325.5036.67
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         7523328628263402273651530.266.348.395.7439216271.286.129.236.3339.9613.281.332.2138.8325.81
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter748441800190051400103.214.256.250.50621190.243.036.095.0005.5615.562.801.1184.005.56
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter11504082562121222635436174531472551232455490.297.369.401.77016373044656.330.104.223.00010.1411.831.170.9294.9325.08
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter748269736483015826294151919316317151238410.308.379.418.79711272133078.335.110.227.00010.2710.301.000.9493.0025.66
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16758194166195791124707835840.286.361.372.73321631667.315.086.220.00010.4911.691.111.0583.0018.67
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1504986013436347595549956630.269.343.378.72118843569.324.109.225.0009.4917.401.830.70124.5032.09
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter85306448213133653325701310.268.334.346.68010617342.317.078.190.0009.3616.671.780.88102.0020.73
San Francisco Giants Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter35423100014003500001.238.289.310.59913145.250.072.143.0006.6711.111.672.2242.0010.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3031050002001700001.161.188.161.3495032.208.000.032.0003.1321.887.000.000.000.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter911130003001200101.273.308.273.5813013.300.000.091.0007.6915.382.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621849390022000113100207.214.256.250.506462197.243.036.095.0005.5615.562.801.1184.005.56
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625757917132568764667833870.297.369.401.77023143656.330.104.223.00010.1411.831.170.9294.9325.08

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Spartanburg Phillies SALAphi171B76--749551260816804.98510.58------8589.453.9
1981Spartanburg Phillies SALAphi17OF9--112511813.7221.44------8510.66.4
1981Peninsula Pilots CaroA+phi171B23--14613614165159.9646.91------3271.916.9
1981Peninsula Pilots CaroA+phi17OF5--8---881.0001.60------3215.63.7
1982Peninsula Pilots CaroA+phi181B85--739751165825814.9879.58------11872.062.0
1983Reading Phillies EastAAphi191B126--108173129911661154.9909.16------126100.090.0
1983Reading Phillies EastAAphi19OF2--1---111.0000.50------1261.61.4
1984Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi201B126--108585119411811170.9919.29------12898.490.0
1984Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi20OF3--5---551.0001.67------1282.32.1
1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi201B10--374-141411.0004.10------2147.66.2
1985Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi211B115--97169159110551040.9869.04------13088.581.0
1985Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi21OF5--3---331.0000.60------1303.83.5
1986Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi221B91--778681274858846.9869.30------9694.864.5
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi221B2--1---111.0000.50------922.21.2
1987Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn231B127--101986139811181105.9888.70------13892.088.2
1987Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn23OF7--1711-1918.9472.57------1385.14.9
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn231B5--19---19191.0003.80------1241.73.1
1988Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn241B88--738451162794783.9868.90------9691.761.5
1988Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn24OF9--14-1-1514.9331.56------969.46.3
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn241B6--27--227271.0004.50------2326.13.7
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24OF1---------------234.30.6
1989Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal251B123--106381910911531144.9929.30------12697.684.8
1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal251B5--252-427271.0005.40------955.63.1
1990Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle261B14--11210-111221221.0008.71------4134.110.0
1990Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle261B34--25619326278275.9898.09------34100.023.8
MLB Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B28--1096-71151151.0004.11------280.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 7 season(s)-   1B704--59104537455464376363.9899.04------7040.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF24--3912-4240.9521.67------240.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B140--1193831211012881276.9919.11------1400.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF2--1---111.0000.50------20.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B108--885881779990973.9839.01------1080.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF5--8---881.0001.60------50.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B76--749551260816804.98510.58------760.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF9--112511813.7221.44------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Spartanburg Phillies SALAphi17--76------9-
1981Peninsula Pilots CaroA+phi17--23------5-
1982Peninsula Pilots CaroA+phi18--85--------
1983Reading Phillies EastAAphi19--126------2-
1984Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi20--126------3-
1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi20--10--------
1985Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi21--115------5-
1986Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi22--91--------
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi22--2--------
1987Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn23--127------7-
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn23--5--------
1988Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn24--88------9-
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24--6------1-
1989Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal25--123--------
1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25--5--------
1990Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle26--14--------
1990Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle26--34--------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1989-03-26TradeTraded by Giants to Orioles for Ken Gerhart. 
1987-03-22Purchased by Giants from Phillies. 
1980-10-04ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Phillies. 
* 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
1986Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll2260,000-61438-386,34760,00060,000
1987San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll2360,000-59540-344,90660,000120,000
1988San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll2470,000-5692619392,10762,500190,000
1989Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll2562,500-69136-429,80262,500252,500
* 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