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Rocco BaldelliTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 2000-2010 MLB Years: 2003-2010
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsCF-397, OF-292, DH-51, RF-46, LF-3, 3B-2Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRocco Daniel Baldelli
Height6-4Weight183BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 25,1981 [36.266]PlaceWoonsocket,Rhode Island
High SchoolBishop Hendricken (Warwick,RI)

DraftedSelected by the Tampa Bay Rays [Team Picks] in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$2,250,000Signing ScoutsMatt DoddService Time7.000 (2009)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2001-TBA-#9 ... 2002-TBA-#5 ... 2003-MLB-#2 ... 2003-TBA-#1
MLB DebutMarch 31,2003 [21.187]
OrganizationsTBA [9] BOS [1] Awards10Awards Voting1-51
TBC Player ID4467Retrosheet IDbaldr001MLBAM ID408306
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Player Notes:   Missed the 2005 season due to Tommy John Surgery
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed70Power71Contact41XBH63RBIs72Runs72Hitting61Durability41Team.492Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000Princeton Devil RaysAppRktba-of1860232335092325113125652003.216.269.310.5797214251.272.094.181.2614.7822.314.671.2077.3328.00
2001Charleston (sc) RiverdogsSALAtba-of19113406581012368552592389115607.249.303.394.69716037451.295.145.241.3025.1019.733.871.7750.7536.63
2002Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+tba-of2077312631041911451216186374122.333.382.535.91716734342.381.202.308.3955.2618.423.504.0922.2932.69
2002Orlando RaysSouAAtba-of2017701026312133251120301.371.413.529.94237680.400.158.243.4036.2513.752.202.5035.0023.08
2002Durham BullsILAAAtba-of202396132861372502302001.292.292.469.761451098.357.177.146.3250.0023.470.003.0632.0035.71
2002Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         1174788615828319712613239796424.331.370.521.89124950520.380.190.266.3834.4218.654.223.6525.1631.65
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba5cf21156637891843281178271030128836410.289.326.416.74226551684.343.127.201.3214.3918.714.271.6157.9127.72
2004Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba5cf221365187914527316741743088836212.280.326.436.76222646565.307.156.239.3285.3115.582.932.8332.3831.72
2006Durham BullsILAAAtba-of24124771950040141000001.404.451.511.96224551.514.107.170.4227.8419.612.500.000.0026.32
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba5cf2492364591102461657101147070212.302.339.533.87219446387.336.231.294.3683.6218.095.004.1322.7541.82
2007Vero Beach Devil RaysFSLA+tba-2525100000001100000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.11916.6716.671.000.000.000.00
2007Durham BullsILAAAtba-of2528210011001200010.125.222.500.722419.000.375.500.25011.1122.222.0011.118.00100.00
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         413310011002300010.077.200.308.5084115.000.231.385.19413.3320.001.506.6713.00100.00
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba5cf-dh25351371628605124193531011.204.268.358.6264911150.237.154.241.2756.0023.333.893.3327.4039.29
2008Vero Beach Devil RaysFSLA+tba-2611373810282041010010.216.310.405.71515342.240.189.351.3099.5223.812.504.7618.5037.50
2008Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba-of2613376111038016710002.297.409.568.97721444.296.271.405.42213.6415.911.176.8212.3336.36
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         24749192051621101720012.257.360.486.84636786.269.229.378.36811.6319.771.705.8114.8036.84
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba5dh2628801221504130072530001.263.344.475.81938990.333.212.300.3597.7827.783.574.4420.0042.86
2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-27413110001000510100.077.133.077.2101015.111.000.000.1090.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos5rf276215023384172310113720106.253.311.433.7446512164.290.180.260.3256.7122.563.364.2721.4331.58
2010Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tba2928124661340060011100001.283.298.370.66817447.371.087.109.2942.1323.4011.000.000.0030.77
2010Durham BullsILAAAtba-rf28114471230280011110202.273.292.477.76921548.303.204.227.3262.0822.9211.004.1722.0041.67
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         23901325702140022210203.278.295.422.71738995.338.144.167.3102.1123.1611.002.1145.0036.00
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba5rf-dh281024351015101500001.208.240.375.6159225.222.167.250.2694.0020.005.004.0024.0040.00
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter5191910281531991860262601610238831715833.278.323.443.7668461772065.319.165.241.0004.9418.793.802.9131.8333.33
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter3571353210374741138187642776299291313420.276.326.432.7585841231484.327.156.239.0005.1220.153.932.5635.6132.89
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter5220830611416212665122314.293.315.457.7729521221.357.164.173.0002.7123.088.502.7134.6734.43
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3010716374152133111830303.346.411.542.9535810124.368.196.299.0008.8714.521.644.0321.4027.03
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter102400731252411665236248584133.313.363.498.86119941437.363.185.288.0005.4919.453.543.6625.0032.80
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter113406581012368552592389115607.249.303.394.69716037451.295.145.241.0005.1019.733.871.7750.7536.63
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter60232335092325113125652003.216.269.310.5797214251.272.094.181.0004.7822.314.671.2077.3328.00
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter457176025849395175323959169135129714827.280.324.444.7687811651901.321.164.240.0004.7918.463.862.7933.2133.47
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6215023384172310113720106.253.311.433.7446512164.290.180.260.0006.7122.563.364.2721.4331.58
Average MLB - Per 162 games162596881663161982195321211025210.278.323.443.76626455645.319.165.241.0004.9418.793.802.9131.8333.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games162614951703451785291234136136629.276.326.432.75826556673.327.156.239.0005.1220.153.932.5635.6132.89

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2000Princeton Devil Rays AppRktba18OF60--109641119115.9661.92------60100.088.2
2000Princeton Devil Rays AppRktba183B1---------------601.71.5
2001Charleston (sc) Riverdogs SALAtba19OF112--2291191249240.9642.14------11399.180.0
2002Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tba20OF71--114533122119.9751.68------7792.250.4
2002Orlando Rays SouAAtba20OF16--272113029.9671.81------1794.111.7
2002Durham Bulls ILAAAtba20OF21--43---43431.0002.05------2391.312.8
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba21CF15414913224361554456451.9892.930.34-----15698.795.1
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba21DH2---------------1561.31.2
2004Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba22CF12412010473421182361353.9782.850.34-----13691.277.0
2004Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba22DH13---------------1369.68.1
2006Durham Bulls ILAAAtba24OF7--11-1-1211.9171.57------1258.34.9
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba24CF9185749228653239234.9792.570.31-----9298.956.2
2007Durham Bulls ILAAAtba25OF1--2---221.0002.00------250.00.7
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba25CF2020162623-165651.0003.250.40-----3557.112.3
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba25DH15---------------3542.99.3
2008Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba26OF4--3-1-43.7500.75------1330.82.9
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba26DH13---------------2846.48.0
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba26RF63295-1-65.8330.830.17-----2821.43.7
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba26LF1-71---111.0001.000.14-----283.60.6
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27RF35282284923-5451.9441.460.22-----6256.521.6
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27CF8551141-115151.0001.880.29-----6212.94.9
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27DH4---------------626.52.5
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27LF21113---331.0001.500.27-----623.21.2
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos273B1-3-------------621.60.6
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba28RF1---------------119.10.7
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba28RF43226---661.0001.500.27-----1040.02.5
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba28DH4---------------1040.02.5
MLB Totals for CF - 5 season(s)-   CF3973793331108236181111361118.9842.820.34-----3970.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH51---------------510.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF45342796024-6662.9391.380.22-----450.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF31184---441.0001.330.22-----30.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1-3-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF29--56-1-5756.9821.93------290.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF20--302213432.9411.60------200.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF71--114533122119.9751.68------710.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF112--2291191249240.9642.14------1120.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF60--109641119115.9661.92------600.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2000Princeton Devil Rays AppRktba18-----1---60-
2001Charleston (sc) Riverdogs SALAtba19---------112-
2002Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tba20---------71-
2002Orlando Rays SouAAtba20---------16-
2002Durham Bulls ILAAAtba20---------21-
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba21-------154--2
2004Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba22-------124--13
2006Durham Bulls ILAAAtba24---------7-
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba24-------91---
2007Durham Bulls ILAAAtba25---------1-
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba25-------20--15
2008Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba26---------4-
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba26------1-6-13
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27-----12835-4
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba28--------1--
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba28--------4-4

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002Grand Canyon RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor20341332041401188162320102.308.345.361.706485142.364.053.1504.2316.203.830.70133.0012.20
2006Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB24113611124016311310000.333.368.528.89619538.344.195.2782.637.893.002.6336.0041.67
2007Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2514425112113202410001.262.311.429.74018445.270.167.2624.448.892.002.2242.0036.36
2008Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2612000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2008Tampa Bay RaysDiv SeriesMLB2638210001001000000.125.222.125.347109.125.000.12511.110.000.000.000.000.00
2008Tampa Bay RaysChamp. SeriesMLB2626120014001300000.333.429.8331.262517.500.500.66714.2942.863.0014.296.0050.00
2008Tampa Bay RaysWorld SeriesMLB2636110011001200000.167.286.667.953417.000.500.66714.2928.572.0014.296.00100.00
2009Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB27164461240291041100001.273.333.500.83322648.323.227.3418.3322.922.754.1722.0050.00
2010Tampa Bay RaysDiv SeriesMLB2813000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs341332041401188162320102.308.345.361.706485142.364.053.1504.2316.203.830.70133.0012.20
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs4212422351014186171820002.282.331.476.8075915133.304.194.2905.2613.532.573.0131.0042.86
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs411210001001200000.091.167.091.2581012.111.000.0918.3316.672.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs26120014001300000.333.429.8331.262517.500.500.66714.2942.863.0014.296.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs36110011001200000.167.286.667.953417.000.500.66714.2928.572.0014.296.00100.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2011Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba29Special Asst to Baseball Operations1629171.5626.02Joe MaddonLost in 1st Round (Rangers)
2012Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba30Special Asst to Baseball Operations1629072.5565.03Joe Maddon
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba31Special Asst to Baseball Operations1639271.5645.52Joe MaddonLost in 1st Round (Red Sox)
2014Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba32Special Asst to Baseball Operations1627785.47519.04Joe Maddon
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba33First Base Coach1628082.49413.04Kevin Cash
2016Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba34First Base Coach1626894.42025.05Kevin Cash
2017Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba35First Base Coach1628082.49413.03Kevin Cash
2018Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba36Major League Field Coordinator703238.45716.03Kevin Cash
* 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

Awards [10]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2002Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (OF) ... California League All-Star Team (OF) ... California League Most Valuable Player ... Hi A Player of the Year ... Minor League High-A All-Star Team (OF) ... Minor League Player of the Year (BA) (TBA) ... Tampa Bay Devil Rays Minor League Player of the Year7
2003AL Rookie of the Month (May) ... AL Rookie of the Month (April)2
2008Tony Conigliaro Award (Overcoming Adversity)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-11-07Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-10-13InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-10-07InjuredDisabled -- Leg Fatigue 
2010-07-18ContractSigned by Rays 
2009-08-21InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-08-06InjuredDisabled -- Left ankle contusion 
2009-05-07InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-04-21InjuredDisabled -- Tight left hamstring 
2009-01-08ContractSigned by Red Sox (1-year) 
2008-08-10InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-03-28InjuredDisabled -- Metabolic and/or Mitochondrial Abnormalities (60 days) 
2007-11-14InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-06-22InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2007-05-17InjuredDisabled -- Left hamstring 
2006-06-06InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-04-01InjuredDisabled -- - 
2005-04-21InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2005-04-02InjuredDisabled -- recovering from left knee surgery 
2004-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-08-14InjuredDisabled -- strained right quadriceps 
2000-06-19Contractsigned 
* 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
2000Tampa Bay Rays-182,250,000-------2,250,000Signing Bonus out of 2000 Draft (1st round - 6th overall)
2003Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll21300,000-70333-2,163,527300,0002,550,000
2004Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll22320,000-63021302,070,100300,0002,870,000
2006Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll242,000,000-3117612,365,072327,0004,870,000
2007Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll25750,000-45812422,459,737380,0005,620,000
2008Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll262,250,000-30110672,696,252390,0007,870,000
2009Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll27500,000749027392,746,792400,0008,370,000
2010Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll28400,000-75730-2,812,412400,0008,770,000
* 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