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Brian EspositoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2012 MLB Years: 2010-2010
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PositionsC-691, P-22, 1B-14, OF-1, 3B-1Position when DraftedC-1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBrian James Esposito
Height6-1Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 24,1979 [39.142]PlaceStaten Island,New York
High SchoolStaten Island Tech (Staten Island,NY)
CollegeUniversity of Connecticut (Storrs,CT)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 5th round (152nd overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$106,000Signing ScoutsRay FagnantService Time0.046 (2011)
MLB DebutJune 2,2007 [28.098]
OrganizationsBOS [4] HOU [3] SLN [2] TEX [2] ANA [1] CHN [1] COL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID20461Retrosheet IDespob001MLBAM ID449145
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed25Power33Contact45XBH36RBIs37Runs31Hitting26Durability40Team.464Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1998ConnecticutCollegeFrc19391452944711240082021200.303.344.386.730569158.341.083.138.3255.0612.662.500.63145.0020.45
1999ConnecticutCollegeSoc204618130621026365282315103.343.372.519.8919418196.366.176.238.3854.0811.732.883.0630.1729.03
2000ConnecticutCollegeJr-c214516025446122833111746103.275.335.363.698589182.296.088.156.3156.049.341.551.1080.0020.45
2000Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos-c214215415379132001113111202.240.292.370.6625713169.279.130.195.2916.5118.342.821.7851.3335.14
2001Augusta GreenJacketsSALAbos-c2290311215913033000138122505.190.224.260.4848116333.241.070.113.2143.9024.326.230.90103.6727.12
2002Augusta GreenJacketsSALAbos-c23401542039505150073252004.253.307.383.6905910168.291.130.175.3064.1719.054.572.9830.8025.64
2002Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+bos-c23319981650270052011101.162.208.273.481277107.179.111.162.2134.6718.694.001.8749.5043.75
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         71253285510072200125263105.217.268.340.6088617275.246.123.170.2704.3618.914.332.5536.1430.91
2003Provo AngelsPioRkana-c24311010000000400001.091.091.091.1821011.143.000.000.0810.0036.360.000.000.000.00
2003Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+bos-c-1b2427000000000000000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+ana5c249322112002000501001.344.344.406.75013233.407.062.063.3290.0015.150.000.000.0018.18
2003Totals for A+-A+         11392112002000501001.282.282.333.61513240.324.051.051.2700.0012.500.000.000.0018.18
2003Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         14502122002000901002.240.240.280.52014251.293.040.040.2280.0017.650.000.000.0016.67
2004Stockton PortsCalifA+tex18c2522781020215131061700010.256.310.500.81039884.268.244.333.3407.1420.242.835.9515.6040.00
2004Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex11c2531921119401110142702303.207.232.283.515265101.269.076.109.2253.9626.736.750.9992.0026.32
2004Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-c2514000001000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2004Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         5417421396162511104502313.224.262.374.6366513189.262.150.207.2715.2923.814.503.1729.0033.33
2005Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-c2638136123170051073322002.228.276.279.555387147.301.051.110.2524.7622.454.710.000.0022.58
2005Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex9c268276111004001610001.407.448.444.89212129.524.037.074.4003.4520.696.000.000.009.09
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         46163184280091083932003.258.305.307.612508176.339.049.104.2764.5522.164.880.000.0019.05
2006Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-c27551751341902120133244008.234.264.320.5845611186.277.086.097.2581.6117.2010.671.0887.5026.83
2007Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-c2877242114360416021152100010.178.217.252.4696110254.210.074.112.2114.3320.474.731.5760.5023.26
2008Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol5c296824727512152641846452011.206.241.283.524708266.232.077.121.2353.0117.295.751.8849.4015.69
2009Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou9c30491721636513220052743005.209.249.302.551529184.232.093.122.2462.7214.675.401.6357.3325.00
2009Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou5c303188728402160041420123.318.358.432.79038695.356.114.159.3404.2114.743.502.1144.0021.43
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         802602364915380094163128.246.286.346.6329015279.274.100.135.2783.2314.704.561.7952.0023.44
2010Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou9c311446262100000902002.130.130.217.34710348.162.087.087.1490.0018.750.000.000.0050.00
2010Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou2c31451511134502180053133124.225.263.298.561457163.269.073.106.2473.0719.026.201.2375.5020.59
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         591971340712180054035126.203.233.279.5125510211.244.076.102.2242.3718.968.000.9598.5025.00
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBhou41c3123000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2011Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou41c323811651840071152905004.155.190.190.380224126.207.035.078.1743.9723.025.800.000.0022.22
2011Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhou38c3216415132014001500005.317.333.439.77218342.343.122.146.3392.3811.905.002.3841.0023.08
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         541571031601111163405009.197.227.255.482407168.246.058.096.2163.5720.245.670.60157.0022.58
2012Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn8c334112062760080062810005.225.268.275.543336127.293.050.100.2444.7222.054.670.000.0022.22
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter23000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter75125032085419353823777102530313315577.216.254.303.5577581362684.258.087.127.0003.8019.755.201.4265.8725.14
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter27484859197330117903311691272436.232.269.310.57926344900.278.078.111.0003.4418.785.451.2277.0922.34
AA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter23880973161243971632917110195027.199.234.269.50321836872.240.070.110.0003.3319.615.901.0389.8922.36
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6421620479172210114212112.218.258.366.6247917231.238.148.204.0004.7618.183.823.0330.8636.17
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1304654198180845002011374509.211.252.301.55314026501.258.090.133.0003.9922.555.651.6058.1326.53
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4215415379132001113111202.240.292.370.6625713169.279.130.195.0006.5118.342.821.7851.3335.14
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter311010000000400001.091.091.091.1821011.143.000.000.0000.0036.360.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter13048684150234988852760712406.309.351.428.77920836536.335.119.181.0005.0411.192.221.6854.0024.00
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter23000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622430000000008100000.000.000.000.00000243.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162540451172018512222114773117.216.254.303.55716429579.258.087.127.0003.8019.755.201.4265.8725.14

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2003Augusta GreenJacketsSALAbos-Rel24125.3313013007025.0272215113111001.589.590.364.623.910.85.333-
2008Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol5Rel29019.0010100104.07440301002.5015.75--6.75--0.00.000-
2009Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou5Rel30000.0010100101.02000100003.0018.00--9.00--0.00--
2010Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou2Rel31000.0010100101.01000000001.009.00------0.00--
2011Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhou38Rel32000.0020200202.0000002000--------9.000.00--
2012Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn8Rel33006.7540400404.06332020001.5013.504.50--4.500.00--
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter135.30220220016037.0432922317152001.6110.370.724.103.620.88.250-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter003.3880800808.09332140001.2510.132.251.134.504.00--
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter019.0010100104.07440301002.5015.75--6.75--0.00.000-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter125.3313013007025.0272215113111001.589.590.364.623.910.85.333-
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings6185.30130013000940220.0253171130181008812001.6110.370.724.103.620.88.250-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2000Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos21C36--271358-314306.9758.50-----84285.748.0
2001Augusta GreenJackets SALAbos22C89--67580145769755.9828.48-----169098.964.0
2002Augusta GreenJackets SALAbos23C39--3074174355348.9808.92-----34097.528.7
2002Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos23C21--1111442129125.9695.95-----53167.715.4
2002Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos231B9--524265856.9666.22------3129.06.6
2003Provo Angels PioRkana24C3--2511-2726.9638.67-----13100.03.9
2003Augusta GreenJackets SALAbos24P13--16-1771.0000.54------13100.09.6
2003Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+ana24C7--525--57571.0008.14------977.85.0
2003Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos24C1--811-109.9009.00-----1250.00.8
2003Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos241B1--31--441.0004.00------250.00.8
2004Stockton Ports CalifA+tex25C19--103201-124123.9926.47-----42286.413.6
2004Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex25C30--1972032220217.9867.23-----63196.821.4
2004Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex25C1--6---661.0006.00------1100.00.7
2005Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex26C38--2222272251244.9726.42------38100.027.1
2005Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex26C7--612116463.9849.00------887.54.9
2006Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln27C48--269266-301295.9806.15-----45587.333.3
2006Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln271B4--262112928.9667.00------557.32.8
2006Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln27OF1--11--221.0002.00------551.80.7
2007Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln28C73--445396-490484.9886.63-----67794.850.7
2007Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln283B1---------------771.30.7
2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28C1-11---111.0001.001.00-----10.00.6
2008Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol29C66--4074237452449.9936.80-----106897.147.1
2008Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol29P1---3--331.0003.00------681.50.7
2009Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou30C49--2502843282278.9865.67-22873.3549100.035.0
2009Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou30C28--131831142139.9794.96-11378.653190.319.4
2009Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou30P1---------------313.20.7
2010Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou31C14--92102-104102.9817.29-9564.3314100.010.0
2010Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou31C43--2242123247245.9925.70-21872.434595.629.9
2010Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou31P1---------------452.20.7
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31C2-32---221.0001.000.67-----2100.01.2
2011Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou32C29--2011721220218.9917.52-34587.253876.320.7
2011Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou32C14--6451-7069.9864.93-8561.5-1687.59.8
2011Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou32P2---------------1612.51.4
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn33C33--222212-245243.9927.36-28975.734180.523.6
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn33P4---------------419.82.9
MLB Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C3-43---331.0001.000.75-----30.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 8 season(s)-   C247--142212221515651544.9876.25-682573.1212470.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P8---------------80.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B4--262112928.9667.00------40.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--11--221.0002.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C226--1369139211515291508.9866.67-651878.3292260.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---3--331.0003.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C48--2744062320314.9816.54-----10480.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B10--555266260.9686.00------100.00.0
A Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C128--98212121911241103.9818.62-----191280.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--16-1771.0000.54------130.00.0
A- Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C36--271358-314306.9758.50-----8360.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C3--2511-2726.9638.67-----130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2000Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos21-36---------
2001Augusta GreenJackets SALAbos22-89---------
2002Augusta GreenJackets SALAbos23-39---------
2002Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos23-219--------
2003Provo Angels PioRkana24-3---------
2003Augusta GreenJackets SALAbos2413----------
2003Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+ana24-7---------
2003Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos24-11--------
2004Stockton Ports CalifA+tex25-19---------
2004Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex25-30---------
2004Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex25-1---------
2005Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex26-38---------
2005Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex26-7---------
2006Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln27-484------1-
2007Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln28-73---1-----
2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28-1---------
2008Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol29166---------
2009Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou30-49---------
2009Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou30128---------
2010Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou31-14---------
2010Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou31143---------
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31-2---------
2011Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou32-29---------
2011Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou32214---------
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn33433---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999Orleans CardinalsCape Cod LeagueCollege203311292320191033800000.205.226.250.476283115.301.045.0802.6133.0412.670.87112.0013.04
2007St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2887111000000300000.143.143.286.429217.250.143.1430.0042.860.000.000.00100.00
2009Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB3042000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2010Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB3177011001000200000.143.143.286.429217.200.143.1430.0028.570.000.000.00100.00
2011Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB321314031002001200000.214.267.286.5534115.250.072.1436.6713.332.000.000.0033.33
2012Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3377020000000200000.286.286.286.572207.400.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs3311292320191033800000.205.226.250.476283115.301.045.0802.6133.0412.670.87112.0013.04
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs39371730030011000000.189.211.270.48110338.259.081.1082.6326.3210.000.000.0042.86

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2014Jamestown JammersNYPLA-Minorpit35Manager753540.46712.52 
2015West Virginia PowerSALAMinorpit36Manager1398752.626--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
2016West Virginia PowerSALAMinorpit37Manager1397168.51111.55 
2017West Virginia Black BearsNYPLA-Minorpit38Manager754035.5335.03 
2018Indianapolis IndiansILAAAMinorpit39Manager000.000--0 
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-11-18CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency33.267  
2012-06-09CChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-Minors--33.105Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-12-22ContractSigned by Cubs 
2005-11-14ContractSigned by Cardinals (minor) 
2004-04-13ContractSigned by Rangers 
2004-03-31Released by Angels 
2003-07-25ContractSigned by Angels 
2003-06-30Released by Red Sox 
2000-06-27Contractsigned 
* 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
2000Boston Red Sox-21106,000-------106,000Signing Bonus out of 2000 Draft (5th round - 152nd overall)
2010Houston AstrosTeam Payroll31400,000-75733-2,812,412400,000506,000
* 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