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Donaldo MendezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1997-2008 MLB Years: 2001-2003
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Rule 5 Pick

PositionsSS-468, 2B-37, 3B-22Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDonaldo Alfonso Mendez
Height6-1Weight155BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 7,1978 [40.134]PlaceBarquisimeto,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1995 by the Houston Astros.
Signing ScoutsAndres Reiner
MLB DebutApril 5,2001 [22.302]
OrganizationsSDN [3] HOU [3] MIN [1] PIT [1] SFN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID22Retrosheet IDmendd001MLBAM ID400148
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed76Power49Contact26XBH52RBIs36Runs64Hitting36Durability44Team.488Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Gulf Coast AstrosGCLRkhou-ss194815016294011396133223302.193.262.240.502365171.233.047.153.2357.6018.712.460.58150.0017.24
1997Kissimmee CobrasFSLA+hou-ss19516030000111400000.188.235.188.4233017.250.000.063.2015.8823.534.000.000.000.00
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         53166163240113107143623302.193.259.235.494395188.235.042.145.2327.4519.152.570.53166.0015.63
1999Auburn DoubledaysNYPLA-hou-ss2125869181101010522340203.209.255.244.49921294.277.035.116.2312.1324.4711.500.000.0011.11
2000Michigan Battle CatsMidwAhou-ss221013706510017025139103368146213.270.351.332.68312319425.325.062.230.3157.7616.002.060.47185.0019.00
2001San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn17ss2346118111821151253731022.153.206.212.418254127.213.059.093.1843.9429.137.400.79118.0022.22
2002Mobile BayBearsSouAAsdn-ss24562243649160418155195361012.219.297.344.6417720250.269.125.254.2877.6021.202.791.6056.0040.82
2002Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-ss2464217324791618114146361100.217.282.350.6327616239.275.133.230.2815.8626.364.502.5136.1734.04
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1204416896251103626933116122112.218.290.347.63715336489.272.129.243.2846.7523.723.522.0444.1037.50
2003Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn17ss251023584981170636107258371317.226.288.324.61211623394.276.098.176.2736.3521.073.321.5259.6728.40
2003San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn17ss252684101960291073220110.226.298.369.66731894.333.143.238.2907.4534.044.572.1342.0042.11
2004Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRkpit-ss2611384101027111810001.263.300.447.74717340.286.184.211.3222.5020.008.005.0019.0030.00
2004Altoona CurveEastAApit132b26237671050030162250002.132.241.197.43815587.185.065.132.2146.9025.293.670.000.0050.00
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         341141120602101273060003.175.260.281.541328127.220.106.158.2485.5123.624.291.5757.0040.00
2005Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-ss27187071830140022310003.257.288.343.63124473.370.086.114.2792.7431.5111.501.3770.0022.22
2006Newark BearsAtlInd-1128511843250152523183174162305.272.348.457.8058422212.319.185.359.3478.0219.342.412.3636.8044.00
2006Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin-ss2819298810341011001000.276.300.621.92118431.313.345.414.3813.2332.2610.009.689.6750.00
2007Kansas City T-BonesNorthernInd--29228114193201214112212102.235.330.321.65126596.317.086.185.29811.4622.922.000.000.0026.32
2007Newark BearsAtlInd--29321082234802784121952001.315.408.444.8524810127.368.129.278.3829.4514.961.581.5754.0029.41
2007Totals for Ind-Ind         54189365311221998234164103.280.374.392.7667415223.347.112.238.34610.3118.391.780.9094.5028.30
2008Long Island DucksAtlInd-14304314622397321463104221003.267.323.397.7205812159.363.130.219.3196.2926.424.201.2673.0030.77
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7220221378131422126951132.183.245.277.5225612221.260.094.153.0005.4331.225.751.3667.3332.43
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter4721634233373742251649740117389461311323.228.296.322.6185261011821.283.094.200.0006.4321.363.321.3765.3627.08
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2036749615430116622211421791434110.228.286.347.63323447737.286.119.197.0005.7024.294.262.1742.1330.52
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7930043592104211562575111014.197.283.307.5909225337.249.110.223.0007.4222.263.001.1975.0042.37
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter516030000111400000.188.235.188.4233017.250.000.063.0005.8823.534.000.000.000.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1013706510017025139103368146213.270.351.332.68312319425.325.062.230.0007.7616.002.060.47185.0019.00
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter25869181101010522340203.209.255.244.49921294.277.035.116.0002.1324.4711.500.000.0011.11
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter59188203950320107144033303.207.269.282.551538211.243.075.165.0006.6418.962.861.4262.6720.51
Ind Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter148519901423379563314501241474011.274.351.416.76721649594.341.142.276.0008.4220.882.481.5257.6734.51
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7220221378131422126951132.183.245.277.5225612221.260.094.153.0005.4331.225.751.3667.3332.43
Average MLB - Per 162 games16245547831827325527155112275.183.245.277.52212627497.260.094.153.0005.4331.225.751.3667.3332.43
Average Minor - Per 162 games16256180128251956331440134164418.228.296.322.61818135625.283.094.200.0006.4321.363.321.3765.3627.08

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1997Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou19SS47--621571831237219.9244.66------4897.978.3
1997Kissimmee Cobras FSLA+hou19SS5--12121-2524.9604.80------5100.03.6
1999Auburn Doubledays NYPLA-hou21SS22--345814910692.8684.18------2588.028.9
1999Auburn Doubledays NYPLA-hou212B1--35-2881.0008.00------254.01.3
2000Michigan Battle Cats MidwAhou22SS100--1663262259514492.9574.92------10199.072.5
2001San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23SS46-30046911215149137.9192.980.46-----46100.028.4
2002Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn24SS56--871731226272260.9564.64------56100.040.3
2002Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn24SS62--84162827254246.9693.97------6496.943.4
2003Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn25SS58--981391135248237.9564.09------10256.940.3
2003Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn253B22--1740386057.9502.59------10221.615.3
2003Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn252B20--34512118785.9774.25------10219.613.9
2003San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25SS2626224267151010297.9513.730.43-----26100.016.0
2004Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit26SS11--930644539.8673.55------11100.019.0
2004Altoona Curve EastAApit262B16--31514108682.9535.13------2369.611.3
2004Altoona Curve EastAApit26SS5--811252119.9053.80------2321.73.5
2005Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn27SS17--2139896860.8823.53------1894.411.8
2006Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin28SS13--723163130.9682.31------1968.49.1
MLB Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS7226524721621725251234.9323.250.45-----720.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS150--2103632877601573.9533.82------1500.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B22--1740386057.9502.59------220.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B20--34512118785.9774.25------200.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS61--951841431293279.9524.57------610.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B16--31514108682.9535.13------160.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS5--12121-2524.9604.80------50.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS100--1663262259514492.9574.92------1000.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS22--345814910692.8684.18------220.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--35-2881.0008.00------10.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS58--711872435282258.9154.45------580.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1997Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou19----47------
1997Kissimmee Cobras FSLA+hou19----5------
1999Auburn Doubledays NYPLA-hou21---122------
2000Michigan Battle Cats MidwAhou22----100------
2001San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23----46------
2002Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn24----56------
2002Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn24----62------
2003Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn25---205822-----
2003San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25----26------
2004Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit26----11------
2004Altoona Curve EastAApit26---165------
2005Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn27----17------
2006Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin28----13------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-11-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-01-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
2003-12-11Released by Padres. 
2001-09-04InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-06-05InjuredDisabled -- - 
2000-12-11Selected by Padres from Astros in Rule 5 major league draft 
1998-09-16On disabled list 
1995-11-16ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Astros. 
* 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
2001San Diego PadresTeam Payroll23200,000-77130-1,897,758200,000200,000
2003San Diego PadresTeam Payroll25300,000-70333-2,163,527300,000500,000
* 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