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Rico BrognaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1988-2001 MLB Years: 1992-2001
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

Positions1B-1501, OF-34, DH-4Position when Drafted1B-PPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRico Joseph Brogna
Height6-2Weight203BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 18,1970 [48.039]PlaceTurners Falls,Massachusetts
High SchoolWatertown (Watertown,CT)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (26th overall) of the 1988 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJoe Lewis
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1989-DET-#6 ... 1990-MLB-#57 ... 1990-DET-#1 ... 1991-MLB-#35 ... 1991-DET-#1 ... 1992-MLB-#87 ... 1992-MLB-#3 ... 1993-MLB-#2
MLB DebutAugust 8,1992 [22.112]
OrganizationsDET [6] PHI [4] NYN [3] ATL [1] BOS [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID4176Retrosheet IDbrogr001MLBAM ID111502
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed37Power73Contact43XBH72RBIs70Runs48Hitting55Durability66Team.477Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1988Bristol TigersAppRkdet-1b1860209375311273334254222120.254.338.426.7648920239.286.172.287.34110.4617.571.682.9329.8637.74
1989Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-1b191284594710820755124388223360.235.295.342.63715732505.275.107.185.2867.5216.242.160.9991.8029.63
1990London TigersEastAAdet-1b20137488701282132177125010033580.262.332.447.77921845549.288.185.285.3439.1118.212.003.8323.2435.16
1991London TigersEastAAdet-1b21772934080131135101255903520.273.325.457.78213427326.296.184.266.3457.6718.102.363.9922.5433.75
1991Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-1b21411321329612132042611020.220.248.326.574439138.260.106.152.2522.9018.846.501.4566.0031.03
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11842553109192156421298514540.256.302.416.71817736464.285.160.231.3176.2518.322.933.2328.3333.03
1992Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-1b2212138745101194105811318514520.261.314.408.72215833428.306.147.227.3247.2419.862.742.3438.7032.67
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet131b22926351013003500000.192.276.346.6229229.200.154.269.28810.3417.241.673.4526.0040.00
1993Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-1b2312948355132303115975319424420.273.317.416.73320144524.317.143.211.3245.9217.943.032.1043.9133.33
1994Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-1b24672583363145123713156211334.244.285.477.76212331278.273.233.283.3195.4022.304.134.3221.5049.21
1994New York MetsNLMLBnyn261b243913116461127201062901002.351.380.6261.0068220138.411.275.328.4274.3521.014.835.0718.7143.48
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn261b251344957214327222760039111222710.289.342.485.82724051540.332.196.275.3567.2220.562.854.0722.5035.66
1996New York MetsNLMLBnyn261b2655188184810173000195000414.255.318.431.7498118211.304.176.277.3239.0023.702.633.3226.8637.50
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi21b2714854368137361208112333116004412.252.293.433.72623557580.285.181.258.3125.6920.003.523.4527.1541.61
1998Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi21b28153565771503632010477491250010812.265.319.446.76525259624.302.181.267.3267.8520.032.553.2128.2539.33
1999Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi21b2915761990172294241028554132204718.278.336.454.79028157679.317.176.268.3407.9519.442.443.5325.7933.14
2000Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+phi-1b30732271002001400010.219.242.250.4928133.250.031.063.2083.0312.124.000.000.0014.29
2000Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi21b303812912321401131072820114.248.295.380.6754915139.307.132.194.2935.0420.144.000.72129.0046.88
2000Boston Red SoxALMLBbos111b30435681130180031301001.196.237.304.54117460.238.108.161.2405.0021.674.331.6756.0036.36
2000Totals for MLB-MLB         81185204317022110104121115.232.278.357.6356619199.287.125.184.2775.0320.604.101.0192.5044.19
2001Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl21b317220615519032131144611119.248.297.335.6326912223.304.087.165.2796.2820.633.291.3568.6723.53
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter848295837979517613106458321622765575262972.269.320.445.76513152953223.310.176.258.0007.0420.322.893.2927.9137.11
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter767274134270113526813811720220554122126284.256.311.413.72411312423020.291.157.236.0007.2818.342.522.6833.8434.52
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3581260146325691335167119812675101294.258.303.417.7205251171368.299.159.225.0005.9219.523.302.5636.0036.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2147811102083443412813751593610100.266.329.451.78035272875.291.185.278.0008.5718.172.123.8922.9734.62
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1354914911521755324398623370.234.292.336.62816533538.273.102.177.0007.2515.992.210.9398.2028.70
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter60209375311273334254222120.254.338.426.7648920239.286.172.287.00010.4617.571.682.9329.8637.74
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4961856247491115865300281514340140192046.265.316.440.7568171882022.302.175.260.0007.0719.832.803.2128.5538.29
New York Mets Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter228814106237485361261064190236816.291.342.495.83740389889.338.204.284.0007.2021.372.974.0522.6137.55
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7220615519032131144611119.248.297.335.6326912223.304.087.165.0006.2820.633.291.3568.6723.53
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter435681130180031301001.196.237.304.54117460.238.108.161.0005.0021.674.331.6756.0036.36
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter926351013003500000.192.276.346.6229229.200.154.269.00010.3417.241.673.4526.0040.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625657215234220876343125115614.269.320.445.76525156616.310.176.258.0007.0420.322.893.2927.9137.11
Average Minor - Per 162 games162579721482951780444611734561.256.311.413.72423951638.291.157.236.0007.2818.342.522.6833.8434.52

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1988Bristol Tigers AppRkdet181B41--30226431332328.9888.00------6068.356.2
1988Bristol Tigers AppRkdet18OF15--17-2-1917.8951.13------6025.020.5
1989Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det191B126--1098831310311941181.9899.37------12898.492.0
1990London Tigers EastAAdet201B135--1155931311712611248.9909.24------13798.597.1
1991London Tigers EastAAdet211B40--33144628381375.9849.38------7751.928.8
1991London Tigers EastAAdet21OF19--372--39391.0002.05------7724.713.7
1991Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet211B41--31137535353348.9868.49------41100.028.5
1992Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet221B114--89676977981972.9918.53------12194.279.2
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet221B8--486195554.9826.75------988.94.9
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet22DH2---------------922.21.2
1993Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet231B116--93797810210421034.9928.91------12989.981.7
1994Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn241B64--58347359633630.9959.84------6795.545.1
1994New York MetsNLMLBnyn241B35--30728130336335.9979.57------3989.731.0
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn251B131--11129339512081205.9989.20------13497.891.0
1996New York MetsNLMLBnyn261B52--44031246473471.9969.06------5594.532.1
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi271B145--1053119710011791172.9948.08------14898.089.5
1998Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi281B151--1238141510313841379.9969.13------15398.793.2
1999Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi291B157--1240123711913701363.9958.68------157100.096.9
2000Clearwater Phillies FSLA+phi301B7--726-778781.00011.14------7100.05.2
2000Boston Red SoxALMLBbos301B37-1611659313177174.9834.701.08-----4386.022.8
2000Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi301B34-27624817122266265.9967.790.96-----3889.521.0
2000Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30DH2---------------434.71.2
2001Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl311B67-48943142330476473.9947.060.97-----7293.141.4
MLB Totals for 1B - 9 season(s)-   1B817-92662826093356769246891.9958.437.44-----8170.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH4---------------40.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B335--27272572527330092984.9928.91------3350.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B175--14861371914516421623.9889.27------1750.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF19--372--39391.0002.05------190.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B133--1170891311012721259.9909.47------1330.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B41--30226431332328.9888.00------410.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF15--17-2-1917.8951.13------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1988Bristol Tigers AppRkdet18--41------15-
1989Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det19--126--------
1990London Tigers EastAAdet20--135--------
1991London Tigers EastAAdet21--40------19-
1991Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet21--41--------
1992Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet22--114--------
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet22--8-------2
1993Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet23--116--------
1994Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn24--64--------
1994New York MetsNLMLBnyn24--35--------
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn25--131--------
1996New York MetsNLMLBnyn26--52--------
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27--145--------
1998Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28--151--------
1999Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29--157--------
2000Clearwater Phillies FSLA+phi30--7--------
2000Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30--37-------2
2000Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30--34--------
2001Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31--67--------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2010Mobile BayBearsSouAAMinorari40Manager1377562.5474.52 Lost in Semi-Finals
2015Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana45Player Information Coach1628577.5253.03Mike Scioscia
2018Reading Fightin PhilsEastAAMinorphi48Coach000.000--0Greg Legg
* 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
2000-12-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
2000-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-08-03Claimed on waivers by Red Sox from Phillies. 
1996-11-27TradeTraded by Mets to Phillies for Toby Borland and Ricardo Jordan. 
1994-03-31TradeTraded by Tigers to Mets for Alan Zinter. 
* 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
1992Detroit TigersTeam Payroll22109,000-68026-962,245109,000109,000
1994New York MetsTeam Payroll24109,000-75629-957,101109,000218,000
1995New York MetsTeam Payroll25125,000-6652425999,520109,000343,000
1996New York MetsTeam Payroll26325,000-4021556957,870109,000668,000
1997Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll27450,000-39411571,182,177150,0001,118,000
1998Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll281,725,000-234675++1,276,192170,0002,843,000
1999Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll293,200,000-158383++1,454,491200,0006,043,000
2000Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll304,200,000-143685++1,394,248200,00010,243,000
2000Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll304,200,000-143985++1,394,248200,00010,243,000
2001Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll311,500,000-33919621,897,758200,00011,743,000
* 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