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Danny ArdoinTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1995-2009 MLB Years: 2000-2008
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PositionsC-1024, 1B-38, 3B-36, OF-4Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDaniel Wayne Ardoin
Height6-0Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 8,1974 [44.104]PlaceMamou,Louisiana
High SchoolSacred Heart (Ville Platte,LA)
CollegeMcNeese State University (Lake Charles,LA), Texarkana College (Texarkana,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 5th round (120th overall) of the 1995 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 39th round (1081st overall) of the 1994 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 41st round (1143rd overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsSteve BowdenService Time2.128 (2008)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1997-OAK-#10
MLB DebutAugust 2,2000 [26.025]
OrganizationsOAK [6] TEX [3] COL [2] LAN [2] MIN [2] BAL [1] HOU [1] KCA [1] SLN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID4418Retrosheet IDardod001MLBAM ID150416
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995McNeese StateCollegeJrc2054194383011663084173700000.155.223.366.5897123211.159.211.320.2568.0617.542.182.8432.3376.67
1995Southern Oregon A'sNwstA-oak-c205817528419122321315095402.234.370.331.7015812224.307.097.280.32913.8422.321.610.8987.5029.27
1996Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-c2191317558313363457478193209.262.371.379.75012022378.332.117.259.34212.4321.431.721.5952.8326.51
1997Visalia OaksCalifA+oak-c224314516347131901213941003.234.347.359.7065211171.301.125.262.32412.2822.811.861.7548.3332.35
1997Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-c2257208264810142323173830207.231.296.346.6427215230.262.115.192.2887.3916.522.241.7452.0031.25
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1003534282172742243877712010.232.318.351.66912426401.277.119.221.3049.4819.202.031.7550.4331.71
1998Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-c2310936367902101662846287761010.248.367.438.80515937439.284.190.372.35914.1219.821.403.6422.6941.11
1999Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAoak-c241093365385132846335078991012.253.364.375.73912623405.307.122.271.33812.3519.261.561.9842.0027.06
2000Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-c25410131002000410000.300.364.400.7644111.500.100.100.3450.0036.360.000.000.0033.33
2000Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-c2567234426516163460347283235.278.385.432.81710123281.373.154.325.36112.1025.622.122.1439.0035.38
2000Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-c2539120000003400000.222.417.222.6392012.400.000.333.33025.0033.331.330.000.000.00
2000Totals for PCL-PCL         70243436716163460377683235.276.386.424.81010323293.374.148.325.36012.6325.942.052.0540.5034.33
2000Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         74253447017163660378093235.277.385.423.80810724304.379.146.316.35912.1726.322.161.9742.1734.29
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin12c2515324410150081000000.125.300.250.5508240.143.125.375.26920.0025.001.252.5032.0050.00
2001Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAmin15c2688302377718153726228112418.255.304.371.67511224331.327.116.175.2946.6524.473.681.5160.4031.17
2002Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-c27821130000004900001.143.280.143.4233025.250.000.190.22016.0036.002.250.000.000.00
2002Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-c27257710163031010112500300.208.297.364.66128691.250.156.312.29112.0927.472.273.3025.6737.50
2002Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex25c273310610245021100103122112.226.303.330.633357121.297.104.198.2828.2625.623.101.6553.0029.17
2002Totals for PCL-PCL         5818320408052110215622412.219.300.344.6446313212.278.125.246.2869.9126.422.672.3636.6032.50
2002Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         6620421438052110256522413.211.298.324.6226613237.275.113.240.27910.5527.432.602.1140.8030.23
2003Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex5c2874239355811273502215831109.243.311.393.7049420265.291.150.230.3107.9221.892.762.6434.1434.48
2004Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex5c29682375073120104411416682309.308.422.485.90711522291.384.177.350.39814.0922.681.613.4423.7030.14
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex5c2968110001003200000.125.364.125.4891011.167.000.375.27427.2718.180.670.000.000.00
2005Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-c3044142274812262431203861127.338.438.5771.0158220170.424.239.394.43311.7622.351.903.5323.6741.67
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol55c3080210284810062211206997228.229.320.362.6827616248.307.133.229.3038.0627.823.452.4235.0033.33
2006Modesto NutsCalifA+col-c31726422000002820000.077.200.154.3544230.111.077.154.1796.6726.674.000.000.00100.00
2006Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-c31615242002002511000.267.389.400.7896219.400.133.267.35610.5326.322.500.000.0050.00
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13416640020041331000.146.271.244.51510449.214.098.195.2468.1626.533.250.000.0066.67
2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol55c3135109122151020082721022.193.261.257.518286120.256.064.138.2296.6722.503.380.000.0028.57
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal55c31513210001001610001.077.200.077.2771015.143.000.077.1566.6740.006.000.000.000.00
2006Totals for MLB-MLB         40122142251030093331023.180.254.238.492296135.247.058.131.2216.6724.443.670.000.0027.27
2007Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou23c325217017331001710214853024.194.301.271.5724611199.264.077.206.26510.5524.122.290.50170.0033.33
2007Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-c32927783014006400011.296.424.519.94314433.318.223.444.40318.1812.120.673.0327.0050.00
2006Totals for PCL-PCL         61197244113021110275253035.208.319.305.6246015232.273.097.239.28311.6422.411.930.8698.5036.59
2008Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan8c3329991430604160082433101.303.369.485.8544810114.361.182.263.3737.0221.053.003.5124.7533.33
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36,28c33245131210141021010002.235.278.314.59216254.275.079.137.2673.7018.525.001.8551.0016.67
2009Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAlan28c34301041128710100151910003.269.309.356.665378110.329.087.125.2964.5517.273.800.000.0028.57
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter165423508717183521421241382413.206.296.307.60313026488.270.101.203.0008.6125.412.951.6452.8829.89
Minor League Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter10143362514855181158444334304388698242261093.254.352.392.74413182803950.317.138.269.00011.0922.001.982.1340.0232.75
AAA Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter637209731655111895328017142545534727171061.263.353.403.7568461802442.330.140.263.00010.4022.652.182.1739.5732.67
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter174592941413112085107831341063018.238.340.395.73523452694.274.157.302.00011.9619.311.612.8829.6036.88
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1454987612223495558701321642012.245.355.361.71618036590.315.116.251.00011.8622.371.891.5355.3329.51
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5817528419122321315095402.234.370.331.7015812224.307.097.280.00013.8422.321.610.8987.5029.27
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter54194383011663084173700000.155.223.366.5897123211.159.211.320.0008.0617.542.182.8432.3376.67
Colorado Rockies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11531940691516241128961182410.216.300.326.62610422368.288.110.197.0007.6126.093.431.6353.1731.88
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter245131210141021010002.235.278.314.59216254.275.079.137.0003.7018.525.001.8551.0016.67
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter15324410150081000000.125.300.250.5508240.143.125.375.00020.0025.001.252.5032.0050.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter513210001001610001.077.200.077.2771015.143.000.077.0006.6740.006.000.000.000.00
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter68110001003200000.125.364.125.4891011.167.000.375.00027.2718.180.670.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162415498517183421411221382413.206.296.307.60312826479.270.101.203.0008.6125.412.951.6452.8829.89
Average Minor - Per 162 games16253782137292137155701391374215.254.352.392.74421145631.317.138.269.00011.0922.001.982.1340.0232.75

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1995Southern Oregon A's NwstA-oak20C57--4026114-477463.9718.12-----135898.375.0
1996Modesto A's CalifA+oak21C76--54556185619601.9717.91-----139183.554.3
1996Modesto A's CalifA+oak213B8--131-54.8000.50------918.85.7
1996Modesto A's CalifA+oak211B4--313253634.9448.50------914.42.9
1997Visalia Oaks CalifA+oak22C41--3083542347343.9888.37-----64395.329.3
1997Visalia Oaks CalifA+oak221B3--213-124241.0008.00------437.02.1
1997Visalia Oaks CalifA+oak223B1--2-1-32.6672.00------432.30.7
1997Huntsville Stars SouAAoak22C51--30143108354344.9726.75-----85789.536.7
1997Huntsville Stars SouAAoak223B3--12--331.0001.00------575.32.2
1998Huntsville Stars SouAAoak23C85--55586108651641.9857.54-----1510978.060.7
1998Huntsville Stars SouAAoak23OF2--31--441.0002.00------1091.81.4
1998Huntsville Stars SouAAoak231B1--2-2-42.5002.00------1090.90.7
1999Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAoak24C83--4985969563557.9896.71-----610976.158.5
1999Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAoak243B10--513322118.8571.80------1099.27.0
1999Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAoak241B6--354184039.9756.50------1095.54.2
2000Modesto A's CalifA+oak25C4--231112524.9606.00------4100.02.9
2000Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak25C41--2761773300293.9777.15-----116761.228.5
2000Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak251B13--945-899991.0007.62------6719.49.0
2000Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin25C3--222--24241.0008.00-----13100.02.1
2000Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak253B2--121-43.7501.50------673.01.4
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25C15-978081-8988.9895.870.914544.4315100.09.3
2001Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAmin26C81--5015464561555.9896.85-----68892.056.6
2001Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAmin26OF1--3---331.0003.00------881.10.7
2002Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex27C6--408--48481.0008.00------875.04.3
2002Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex27C31--2251941248244.9847.87-----83393.921.5
2002Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca27C24--1671032180177.9837.38-----32596.016.7
2002Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca271B2--8--3881.0004.00------258.01.4
2002Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex27OF1---------------333.00.7
2003Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex28C52--2954073342335.9806.44-----27470.336.6
2003Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex283B10--1116323027.9002.70------7413.57.0
2004Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex29C68--40348117462451.9766.63-----1068100.047.2
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex29C62252121-2423.9583.830.924-100.016100.03.7
2005Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol30C40--2862313310309.9977.73------4490.928.0
2005Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol301B1----1-1---------442.30.7
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30C80665914524865506500.9886.250.85232251.1680100.049.4
2006Modesto Nuts CalifA+col31C4--248223432.9418.00-----1757.12.9
2006Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol31C4--1911-2120.9525.00-----1666.72.8
2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol31C35332882041531222219.9866.260.7620774.1135100.021.6
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31C5435351--36361.0007.201.031-100.015100.03.1
2007Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou32C51--3514115393392.9977.69-----35298.135.9
2007Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln32C8--716-177771.0009.63------988.95.6
2007Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou321B1---------------521.90.7
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan33C28--2222223246244.9928.71-----22996.619.6
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan333B1---------------293.40.7
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33C24171451261114138137.9935.710.9410376.9224100.014.8
2009Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan34C21--151142-167165.9887.86-14863.633070.014.6
2009Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan341B7--613-864641.0009.14------3023.34.9
2009Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan343B1---2--221.0002.00------303.30.7
MLB Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C165122118191885121010151003.9886.080.85623762.6141650.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 11 season(s)-   C535--3487356514138943843.9877.18-14863.6565350.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B30--19812227212210.9917.00------300.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B24--1733745750.8772.08------240.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF2--3---331.0001.50------20.00.0
AA Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C142--896137201610531033.9817.27-----231420.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3--12--331.0001.00------30.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF2--31--441.0002.00------20.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--2-2-42.5002.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C125--900100251010251000.9768.00-----201250.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B9--332-86.7500.67------90.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B7--526266058.9678.29------70.00.0
A- Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C57--4026114-477463.9718.12-----13570.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1995Southern Oregon A's NwstA-oak20-57---------
1996Modesto A's CalifA+oak21-764--8-----
1997Visalia Oaks CalifA+oak22-413--1-----
1997Huntsville Stars SouAAoak22-51---3-----
1998Huntsville Stars SouAAoak23-851------2-
1999Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAoak24-836--10-----
2000Modesto A's CalifA+oak25-4---------
2000Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak25-4113--2-----
2000Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin25-3---------
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25-15---------
2001Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAmin26-81-------1-
2002Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex27-6---------
2002Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex27-31-------1-
2002Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca27-242--------
2003Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex28-52---10-----
2004Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex29-68---------
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex29-6---------
2005Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol30-401--------
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30-80---------
2006Modesto Nuts CalifA+col31-4---------
2006Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol31-4---------
2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol31-35---------
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31-5---------
2007Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou32-511--------
2007Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln32-8---------
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan33-28---1-----
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33-24---------
2009Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan34-217--1-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB31163951111110126700103.282.370.436.80617346.313.154.28213.0415.221.172.1739.0027.27
2007Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB3269010001001310001.111.273.111.3841011.167.000.1119.0927.273.000.000.000.00
2008Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3399230000000400000.333.333.333.666309.600.000.0000.0044.440.000.000.000.00
2009Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB34159643003006000000.444.667.7781.4457315.444.3341.00040.000.000.000.000.0075.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs466613194111412131410104.288.407.424.83128681.346.136.31816.0517.281.081.2366.0031.58

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1995Southland Conference All-Conference (C)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-03-26TradeTraded by Nationals to Astros for Wade Robinson 
2006-11-06ContractSigned by Nationals (minor) 
2006-08-30Claimed off waivers by Orioles from Rockies 
2006-07-30InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-05-26InjuredDisabled -- strained left knee  
2004-12-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
2004-10-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-05-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
2002-05-16Released by Royals. 
2001-12-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
2001-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-07-31TradeTraded by Athletics to Twins for Mario Valdez. 
1995-06-17Contractsigned 
* 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
2000Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll25175,000-79538-1,394,248200,000175,000
2004Texas RangersTeam Payroll29300,000-75539-2,070,100300,000475,000
2005Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll30300,000-79442-2,189,055300,000775,000
2006Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll31335,000-66025182,365,072327,0001,110,000
2006Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll31335,000-66024182,365,072327,0001,110,000
2008Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll33390,0002.12875331-2,696,252390,0001,500,000
* 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