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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Julio Enrique Valera Torres
Stat Years
1986-2001  [mlb] 1990-1996
Height/Weight
6-2 / 215
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (274)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Manuel Mendez Liciago (San Sebastian,PR)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the New York Mets in 1986
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1990-09-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.323)
Service Time
Organizations
NYN [7] CAL [4] KCA [1] NYA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 19141 ... retro id: valej001 ... mlbam id: 123620
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1986Kingsport MetsAppRknyn-171---3105.1913132100076.1915844529644001.5710.730.593.427.556.842.21.231
    1986Minor Totals: NYNbyYearRk----171---3105.2013132100076.3915844529644001.5810.760.593.437.576.862.21.231
    1987Columbia MetsSALAnyn-182---872.80222222000125.11145339731976041.168.190.502.236.973.813.13.533
    1987Minor Totals: NYNbyYearA----181---872.81222222000125.31145339731976041.168.200.502.236.983.813.13.533
    1988Columbia MetsSALAnyn-193---15113.20302780331191.017177688511449041.168.060.382.406.793.632.82.577
    1988Minor Totals: NYNbyYearA----191---15113.20302780331191.017177688511449041.168.060.382.406.793.632.82.577
    1989St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-204---421.00663200045.0345516450000.896.800.201.209.001.007.50.667
    1989Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-204---1062.49191962000137.1123473843610710081.168.060.262.367.013.082.97.625
    1989Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-204---112.08220000013.083315101011.005.540.693.466.922.082.00.500
    1989Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA/A+/AA----203---1592.12272794000195.3165554664716211091.097.610.282.177.472.543.45.625
    1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn48215---10103.02242492000158.0146665312391337051.178.320.682.227.583.763.41.500
    1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn34215Log - Sp - Ext - Perf116.92330000013.02011101740002.0813.850.694.852.777.620.57.500
    1990Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----211---10103.02242492000158.0146665312391337051.178.320.682.227.583.763.41.500
    1990MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf116.92330000013.02011101740002.0813.850.694.852.777.620.57.500
    1991Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-226---10103.83262631000176.1152797512701178061.267.760.613.575.974.031.67.500
    1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn34226Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0020001202.01000430002.504.500.0018.0013.500.000.75.000
    1991Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----221---10103.83262631000176.3152797512701178061.267.770.613.585.984.041.67.500
    1991MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0020001202.01000430002.504.500.0018.0013.500.000.75.000
    1992Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-237---100.0011000006.05000272001.177.500.003.0010.500.003.501.000
    1992California AngelsALMLBcal44237Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8113.73302842020188.0188827815641135021.349.000.723.065.413.931.77.421
    1992Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----231---100.0011000006.05000272001.177.500.003.0010.500.003.501.000
    1992MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8113.73302842020188.0188827815641135021.349.000.723.065.413.931.77.421
    1993California AngelsALMLBcal34248Log - Sp - Ext - Perf366.6219500814453.0774439815282021.7413.081.362.554.757.471.87.333
    1993MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf366.6219500814453.0774439815282021.7413.081.362.554.757.471.87.333
    1994Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+cal-259---119.3122000009.214101003111011.7613.030.002.7910.249.313.67.500
    1994Midland AngelsTexAAcal-259---103.79330000019.0178829150001.378.050.954.267.113.791.671.000
    1994Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcal-259---135.2811110000059.2704035920434131.5110.561.363.026.496.032.15.250
    1994Minor Totals: CALbyYearA+/AA/AAA----253---345.4116160000088.310158531132695141.5110.321.123.277.055.932.16.429
    1995Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcal-2610---255.7013132000071.0855445221431021.4910.770.252.665.456.852.05.286
    1995Minor Totals: CALbyYearAAA----261---255.7013132000071.0855445221431021.4910.770.252.665.456.852.05.286
    1996Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-2711---135.17620014015.2221390593101.7212.640.002.875.177.471.80.250
    1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca512711Log - Sp - Ext - Perf326.4631200729161.1754444727311121.6611.011.033.964.556.461.15.600
    1996Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAAA----271---135.33620014015.7221390593101.7813.030.002.965.337.701.80.250
    1996MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf326.4831200729161.3754444727311121.6711.051.033.984.576.481.15.600
    1998Atlantic City SurfAtlIndy------2912---653.5411112000081.1693432613690121.017.640.661.447.643.765.31.545
    1998Norwich NavigatorsEastAAnya552912---046.91551000027.1302321412173101.549.881.323.955.607.571.42.000
    1998Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-2912---126.38820026018.119131377121001.429.333.443.445.896.381.71.333
    1998Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAA/AAA----292---166.771371026045.74936341119294101.509.762.193.785.777.171.53.143
    1998Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----291---653.5511112000081.3693432613690121.017.660.671.447.663.775.31.545
    2000Veracruz RojosMexAAA----3113---284.74381010252814100.211558531626832001.4010.281.432.327.425.193.19.200
    2000Minor Totals: byYearAAA----311---284.76381010252814100.711558531626832001.4110.331.442.347.465.213.19.200
    2001Nashua PrideAtlIndy------3214---037.64760001033.0473128108180001.6712.822.732.184.918.452.25.000
    2001Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----321---037.64760001033.0473128108180001.6712.822.732.184.918.452.25.000
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)15204.8585384216475317.3361181171311171798161.5110.250.883.325.085.141.53.429
    American League Totals (3 yrs)14194.8080354215455302.3340170161301061728161.4810.130.893.165.125.061.62.424
    National League Totals (2 yrs)116.00530012015.021111011170002.1312.600.606.604.206.600.64.500
    Minor League Totals71833.7422918837103141151,249.7121660751990372957623341.278.760.652.686.894.372.57.461
    Minor: Indy Totals684.73181720010114.311665601621870121.209.151.261.666.865.134.14.429
    Minor: Rk Totals3105.2013132100076.3915844529644001.5810.760.593.437.576.862.21.231
    Minor: A Totals23183.055249102331316.3285130107158224115081.168.110.432.336.863.702.94.561
    Minor: A+ Totals532.49883200054.748151519561011.057.970.171.499.302.496.22.625
    Minor: AA Totals11103.29272772000183.71707867105713913181.248.350.492.806.833.832.44.524
    Minor: AAA Totals29424.1612991153283814618.762232628659195457292171.329.060.862.846.654.752.34.408
    California Angels Totals (2 yrs)11174.374933428164241.026512611723791417041.439.900.862.955.274.711.78.393
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)326.4831200729161.3754444727311121.6711.051.033.984.576.481.15.600
    New York Mets Totals (2 yrs)116.00530012015.021111011170002.1312.600.606.604.206.600.64.500
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1986Kingsport MetsAppRknyn-17p---1136010000000100000.167.167.167.334610.000.000.2000.0016.670.000.00.000.0
    1987Columbia MetsSALAnyn-18p---22232271004002703000.219.265.250.5153781.094.031.2805.4118.923.500.00.0014.3
    1989Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-20p---31923251000002503000.217.280.261.5412861.130.044.2787.1417.862.500.00.0020.0
    1989Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-20p---323110000000001000.333.333.333.666410.000.000.3330.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn4821p---42419130002002601100.158.227.158.3852330.105.000.2148.7026.093.000.00.000.0
    1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn3421pL-S-E-P435010002000100000.200.200.200.400510.000.000.2500.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    1991Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-22p---52624030001000713000.125.160.125.2852830.000.000.1760.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)35010002000100000.200.200.200.400510.000.000.2500.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)35010002000100000.200.200.200.400510.000.000.2500.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals106107620200700626111100.187.235.206.441126222.075.019.2444.7620.634.330.00.0010.0
    Minor: Rk Totals136010000000100000.167.167.167.334610.000.000.2000.0016.670.000.00.000.0
    Minor: A Totals2232271004002703000.219.265.250.5153781.094.031.2805.4118.923.500.00.0014.3
    Minor: AA Totals1923251000002503000.217.280.261.5412861.130.044.2787.1417.862.500.00.0020.0
    Minor: AAA Totals52462700030021315100.152.200.152.3525570.043.000.2063.6423.646.500.00.000.0
    New York Mets Totals (1 yrs)35010002000100000.200.200.200.400510.000.000.2500.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1986Kingsport MetsAppRk17P1300.0420112524.9601.800.0019.1100.07
    1987Columbia MetsSALA18P2200.0715512722.8151.000.0015.8100.010
    1988Columbia MetsSALA19P3000.01625424541.9111.400.0021.9100.04
    1989St. Lucie MetsFSLA+20P600.0190010101.0001.700.004.5100.014
    1989Jackson MetsTexAA20P1900.011240335351.0001.800.0014.1100.08
    1989Tidewater TidesILAAA20P200.01000111.0000.500.001.4100.017
    1990Tidewater TidesILAAA21P2400.09130022221.0000.900.0016.4100.08
    1990New York MetsNLMLB21P3013.0101021.5000.300.081.9100.014
    1991Tidewater TidesILAAA22P2600.0725223432.9411.200.0018.3100.09
    1991New York MetsNLMLB22P202.0000000.0000.000.001.2100.018
    1992Tidewater TidesILAAA23P100.00100111.0001.000.000.7100.019
    1992California AngelsALMLB23P300188.01013102423.9580.800.1218.5100.08
    1993California AngelsALMLB24P19053.04511109.9000.500.1711.7100.010
    1994Midland AngelsTexAA25P300.0211043.7501.000.002.2100.019
    1994Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA25P1100.02400661.0000.500.007.7100.013
    1995Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA26P1300.03520108.8000.600.009.2100.011
    1996Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA27P600.02000221.0000.300.004.2100.018
    1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLB27P31061.157111312.9230.400.2019.3100.08
    1998Norwich NavigatorsEastAA29P500.02500771.0001.400.003.5100.020
    1998Columbus ClippersILAAA29P800.01100221.0000.300.005.6100.018
    MLB Totals - (P)85031720254211.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)910025494211.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)270015301312.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)600190012.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)520023409311.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (P)13004201112.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1986Minor13----------
    1987Minor22----------
    1988Minor30----------
    1989Minor27----------
    1990MLB3----------
    1990Minor24----------
    1991MLB2----------
    1991Minor26----------
    1992MLB30----------
    1992Minor1----------
    1993MLB19----------
    1994Minor14----------
    1995Minor13----------
    1996MLB31----------
    1996Minor6----------
    1998Minor13----------
    Totals274----------