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Luke HudsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1997-2007 MLB Years: 2002-2007
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League

PositionsP-209Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLuke Stephen Hudson
Height6-3Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 2,1977 [41.200]PlaceFountain Valley,California
High SchoolFountain Valley (Fountain Valley,CA)
CollegeUniversity of Tennessee (Knoxville,TN)

DraftedSelected by the Colorado Rockies [Team Picks] in the 4th round (120th overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 5th round (136th overall) of the 1995 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsTy CoslowService Time3.023 (2007)
MLB DebutJuly 1,2002 [25.060]
OrganizationsCOL [4] CIN [3] KCA [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID4287Retrosheet IDhudsl001MLBAM ID346873
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts61Walks49Hittable64SO/BB56vsPower64Hitting21Durability47Team.460Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1997TennesseeCollegeNCAASoST20624.1214122210083.0744438043770001.418.02--4.668.351.79.750-
1998TennesseeCollegeNCAAJrST21436.8213121100064.2605449048680001.678.35--6.689.461.42.571-
1998Portland RockiesNwstA-col-ST21364.7415150000079.2684642851828301.497.680.905.769.261.61.333-
1999Asheville TouristsSALAcol24ST22654.3021201101088.08947421024963301.289.101.022.459.824.00.545-
2000Salem AvalancheCaroA+col26ST23583.27191902200110.01014740934805101.238.260.742.786.552.35.385-
2001Carolina MudcatsSouAAcol16ST247124.20292811000165.01599077196814518101.388.671.043.717.912.13.368-
2002Louisville BatsILAAAcin-S/R25594.513017130063117.2102645965712910101.357.800.464.369.872.26.357-
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54Rel25004.5030300006.05531672001.837.501.509.0010.501.17-5.80
2004Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-ST27773.3216160000086.2713532925919001.117.370.932.609.453.64.500-
2004Louisville BatsILAAAcin-ST27212.84330000019.0158625170001.057.110.952.378.053.40.667-
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0983.24191900000105.286433811301089001.107.320.942.569.203.60.529-
2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54ST27422.42990000048.0361613325385001.266.700.564.667.081.52.6673.84
2005Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-ST28015.4011000006.26442170001.058.102.701.359.457.00.000-
2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54S/R28696.3819163001084.28362601450535001.578.821.495.315.631.06.4005.69
2006Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-Rel29202.8013211006135.030141107211001.057.64--1.785.353.001.000-
2006Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34S/R29765.122615110010102.01096258738646001.449.620.623.355.651.68.5383.90
2007Wichita WranglersTexAAkca-ST30013.6822000007.085312120001.369.821.232.4514.736.00.000-
2007Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca25ST30015.0022000009.0117524140001.6711.002.004.0014.003.50.000-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0024.41440000016.01912836260001.5310.471.653.3114.334.33.000-
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34ST300118.0011000002.02541400003.009.004.5018.00--0.00.00015.74
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter17185.115841170020242.12351501382612316218001.478.700.964.566.001.32.4861.58
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter37513.991511252642134722.06603673216827869454901.298.200.843.458.622.50.420-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter9114.0348242400124180.11589381107318111101.287.860.503.639.002.48.450-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter14213.93484711000264.2244134116319625527101.288.271.053.258.642.66.400-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter583.27191902200110.01014740934805101.238.260.742.786.552.35.385-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter654.3021201101088.08947421024963301.289.101.022.459.824.00.545-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter364.7415150000079.2684642851828301.497.680.905.769.261.61.333-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1055.30272433100147.213498870911450001.528.17--5.558.841.59.667-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10114.92312560010138.1124837618819812001.478.031.175.246.351.21.476-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter775.372716110010104.01116762842646001.479.610.693.635.541.52.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings15165.115337160020220.02131361252411114716001.478.700.964.566.001.32.4841.58
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11153.99463881141220.020011197218421116301.298.200.843.458.622.50.423-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001Carolina MudcatsSouAAcol16p242928241014001803000.143.172.286.4588232.158.143.179.1973.1325.008.003.1328.0050.00
2002Louisville BatsILAAAcin-p253010010000001212000.100.250.100.3501014.125.000.100.1947.1414.292.000.000.000.00
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54p2530000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2004Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-p271621030000003703001.143.250.143.3933027.214.000.143.20011.1125.932.330.000.000.00
2004Louisville BatsILAAAcin-p2732000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1923030000003703001.130.231.130.3613029.188.000.130.18410.3424.142.330.000.000.00
2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54p27916120002001300100.125.167.125.2922018.143.000.063.1385.5616.673.000.000.000.00
2005Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-p2812000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54p282125782003002902000.320.370.400.77010229.500.080.160.3436.9031.034.500.000.0025.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter334181020050031203100.244.289.293.58212248.333.049.122.0006.2525.004.000.000.0020.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter79632810140051818001.127.203.190.39312277.159.063.143.0006.4923.383.601.3063.0025.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3312010000001212000.083.214.083.2971016.100.000.083.0006.2512.502.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter46512710140041606001.137.200.216.41611261.176.079.157.0006.5626.234.001.6451.0028.57
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter334181020050031203100.244.289.293.58212248.333.049.122.0006.2525.004.000.000.0020.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622013949100025001559015500.244.289.293.5825910236.333.049.122.0006.2525.004.000.000.0020.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621294162028001037216002.127.203.190.393254158.159.063.143.0006.4923.383.601.3063.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1998Portland Rockies NwstA-col21P15--45--991.0000.60------15100.019.7
1999Asheville Tourists SALAcol22P21--111--12121.0000.57------21100.014.9
2000Salem Avalanche CaroA+col23P19--4153-2219.8641.00------19100.013.6
2001Carolina Mudcats SouAAcol24P29--1820214038.9501.31------29100.021.0
2002Louisville Bats ILAAAcin25P30--614222220.9090.67------30100.020.8
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25P3-6-------------3100.01.9
2004Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin27P16--771-1514.9330.88------16100.011.4
2004Louisville Bats ILAAAcin27P3--24--661.0002.00------3100.02.1
2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27P99483611109.9001.000.19-----9100.05.6
2005Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin28P1---3--331.0003.00------1100.00.7
2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28P19168428-110101.0000.530.12-----2190.511.7
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca29P13--251-87.8750.54------13100.09.0
2006Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29P26151021212122524.9600.920.24-----26100.016.0
2007Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca30P2---------------2100.01.4
2007Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca30P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30P112-------------1100.00.6
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P58412421726244543.9560.740.18-----580.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P48--1024323734.9190.71------480.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P48--2530315855.9481.15------480.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P19--4153-2219.8641.00------190.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P21--111--12121.0000.57------210.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--45--991.0000.60------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1998Portland Rockies NwstA-col2115----------
1999Asheville Tourists SALAcol2221----------
2000Salem Avalanche CaroA+col2319----------
2001Carolina Mudcats SouAAcol2429----------
2002Louisville Bats ILAAAcin2530----------
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin253----------
2004Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin2716----------
2004Louisville Bats ILAAAcin273----------
2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin279----------
2005Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin281----------
2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2819----------
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca2913----------
2006Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2926----------
2007Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca302----------
2007Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca302----------
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca301----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2002Scottsdale ScorpionsArizona Fall LgMinor25314.061257001031.030141411445001.428.710.294.0613.063.214.06.750
2005Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor28015.76660000025.03317164620001.5611.881.442.167.203.336.12.000
2006Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29001.80808001010.0722168001.306.300.905.407.201.331.80.000
2007Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30012.7022000006.2722135201.619.451.354.056.751.672.70.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs324.8218117001056.063313052065001.4810.130.803.2110.453.254.98.600
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs012.161028001016.714442913201.387.561.084.867.021.442.16.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2008-12-18ContractSigned by Royals to minor league contract 
2008-11-14InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-05-30InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2008-03-30InjuredDisabled -- Rehab from righ shoulder surgery 
2007-05-10InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-04-01InjuredDisabled -- Inflamed right biceps tendon 
2006-03-13ContractSigned by Royals (minor) 
2006-03-09Released by Reds 
2005-06-09InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-04-02InjuredDisabled -- Right shoulder 
2003-09-09On disabled list 
2001-12-18TradeTraded by Rockies with Gabe White to Reds for Dennys Reyes and Pokey Reese. 
1998-06-05Contractsigned 
* 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
2002Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll25200,000-75738-2,011,045200,000200,000
2004Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll27300,000-75538-2,070,100300,000500,000
2005Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll28318,000-72727202,189,055300,000818,000
2006Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll29337,000-64829192,365,072327,0001,155,000
2007Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll30422,0003.02353521342,459,737380,0001,577,000
* 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