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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Benito Rivera Santiago
Stat Years
1983-2005  [mlb] 1986-2005
Height/Weight
6-1 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (2341) ... 1B (27) ... OF (2) ... DH (1)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
High School
John F. Kennedy (Ponce,PR)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the San Diego Padres in 1982
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Luis Rosa
MLB Debut
1986-09-14 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.189)
Service Time
Organizations
SDN [10] SFN [3] MIA [2] CIN [2] TOR [2] PHI [1] CHN [1] KCA [1] PIT [1] NYN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 510 ... retro id: santb001 ... mlbam id: 121693
Relations
Father of
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1983Miami MarlinsFSLA+sdn-18c---11224293410625355637117977210.247.276.354.63045615233.124.107.2912.4117.327.1885.81.1031.1
    1984Reno PadresCalifA+sdn-19c---211441664116206168352367542640.279.338.471.80946419642.286.192.3027.7616.162.0826.03.4536.2
    1985Beaumont Golden GatorsTexAAsdn-20c---310137255111166552122165928310.298.328.414.74240115427.185.116.3413.9914.713.6974.41.2524.3
    1986Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-21c---4117437551252631771197178112410.286.312.476.78846120846.256.190.3153.6917.574.7625.73.6936.8
    1986San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn1021cL-S-E-P41762101820360121200100.290.308.468.77665295.194.178.3133.0818.466.0020.74.6227.8
    1987San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn922cL-S-E-P5146546641643321879211216112514212.300.324.467.79157225553.212.167.3482.8019.587.0030.33.1532.3
    1988San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn923cL-S-E-P61394924912222210461572482155218.248.282.362.64452717834.179.114.2774.5515.563.4249.21.9027.9
    1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn924cL-S-E-P7129462501091631662116268913269.236.277.387.66449417935.219.151.2595.2618.023.4228.93.2432.1
    1990Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-25c---8620562018003100100.300.375.550.92524113.400.250.26312.504.170.3320.04.1750.0
    1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn925cL-S-E-P8100344429385115355275531724.270.323.419.74238214424.227.149.2887.0714.402.0431.32.8825.8
    1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn09,926cL-S-E-P915258060155223178781023114407521.267.296.403.69961423442.172.136.3033.7518.574.9634.12.7727.1
    1992Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-27c---10413340012001100010.308.357.538.8951471.308.230.2737.147.141.0013.07.1425.0
    1992San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn0927cL-S-E-P1010638637972101042252152004114.251.287.383.67041114831.179.132.2655.1112.652.4838.62.4332.0
    1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBmia928cL-S-E-P11139469491081961350107378850429.230.291.380.67151517838.235.150.2557.1817.092.3836.12.5235.2
    1994Florida MarlinsNLMLBmia0929cL-S-E-P1210133735921421141122557124111.273.322.424.74636914327.223.151.2976.7815.452.2830.62.9829.4
    1995Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin1830cL-S-E-P13812664076200114422244840217.286.351.485.83629612931.289.199.3118.1116.222.0024.23.7240.8
    1996Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1831cL-S-E-P14136481711272123085204910410278.264.332.503.83553324253.345.239.2789.1919.512.1216.05.6341.7
    1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor1832cL-S-E-P159734131831001342101780215110.243.279.387.66636613223.196.144.2774.6421.864.7126.23.5527.7
    1998Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-33c---161137461015303900001.162.225.270.49540102.270.108.1857.5022.503.0037.02.5033.3
    1998Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor-33c---16522052002001300001.227.261.318.5792372.136.091.2634.3513.043.000.00.0040.0
    1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor1833cL-S-E-P161529395004001600001.310.333.483.81630145.207.173.3913.3320.006.000.00.0055.6
    1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn934cL-S-E-P171093502887183736113271202613.249.313.377.69038613228.220.128.2928.2918.392.2250.01.8132.2
    2000Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin635cL-S-E-P1889252226611184522194510587.262.310.409.71927710320.222.147.2846.8616.252.3731.52.8930.3
    2001San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3336cL-S-E-P1913347739125254645542378276019.262.295.369.66451517635.157.107.2984.4715.153.3979.51.1728.0
    2002San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3337cL-S-E-P20126478561332451674422773237819.278.315.450.76551721545.232.172.2955.2214.122.7029.93.0933.8
    2003San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3338cL-S-E-P21108401531122121156012969202013.279.329.424.75343417034.214.145.3136.6815.902.3836.52.5330.4
    2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30,3339cL-S-E-P224917515481006231283223109.274.312.434.7461897616.200.160.3044.2316.934.0029.23.1733.3
    2005St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-40c---2339131001001000002.333.400.444.8441041.222.111.33310.000.000.000.00.0033.3
    2005Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-40c---23933581004004810101.242.333.273.6063991.152.031.30810.2620.512.000.00.0012.5
    2005Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3440cL-S-E-P23623161100000300001.261.261.391.6522392.130.130.3000.0013.040.000.00.0033.3
    MLB Totals (20 yrs)197869517551830323412179209169430127038267052205.263.307.415.72275152886581.217.152.2915.7216.902.9532.02.8931.8
    National League Totals (17 yrs)181764067061690298411988518967404115234226451185.264.308.416.72469302664537.219.152.2915.8316.622.8532.32.8631.8
    American League Totals (3 yrs)1615454914025019692226118446120.257.293.407.70058522244.198.150.2924.4420.174.5428.73.2531.4
    Minor League Totals492178822649094184628442189331615191785.274.313.424.7371932758158.215.150.3084.8116.363.4038.92.3832.2
    Minor: A+ Totals2508911032314792214511951163119853.259.305.406.71197036278.207.147.2935.2616.803.2040.52.2733.8
    Minor: AA Totals10137255111166552122165928310.298.328.414.74240115427.185.116.3413.9914.713.6974.41.2524.3
    Minor: AAA Totals141525681483131987197269422622.282.315.461.77656124253.251.179.3094.6316.763.6227.63.3935.8
    San Diego Padres Totals (7 yrs)7892872312758124158537562461395161410301878.264.298.406.70430651167224.196.142.2924.5416.843.7133.82.7729.5
    San Francisco Giants Totals (3 yrs)3671356148370701133175977922061015851.273.313.414.7271466561114.201.141.3015.3915.012.7841.12.2530.8
    Florida Marlins Totals (2 yrs)24080684200338249111962145628320.248.304.398.70288432165.230.150.2737.0116.402.3433.62.7132.5
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (2 yrs)170518621423111989444393507914.274.332.448.78057323251.257.174.2987.5016.232.1627.33.3235.9
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (1 yrs)136481711272123085204910410278.264.332.503.83553324253.345.239.2789.1919.512.1216.05.6341.7
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (2 yrs)11237034921501346101886215111.249.284.395.67939614628.197.146.2864.5521.724.7828.53.2830.4
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)1093502887183736113271202613.249.313.377.69038613228.220.128.2928.2918.392.2250.01.8132.2
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)4917515481006231283223109.274.312.434.7461897616.200.160.3044.2316.934.0029.23.1733.3
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)623161100000300001.261.261.391.6522392.130.130.3000.0013.040.000.00.0033.3
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1983Miami MarlinsFSLA+18C10200.0471692112561540.9635.300.0076.783.61
    1984Reno PadresCalifA+19C10700.069296255813788.9697.400.0077.093.91
    1985Beaumont Golden GatorsTexAA20C8900.051578155608593.9756.700.0065.488.11
    1985Beaumont Golden GatorsTexAA201B200.01000210101.0005.000.001.52.05
    1986Las Vegas StarsPCLAAA21C9900.056371217655634.9686.400.0069.784.61
    1986San Diego PadresNLMLB21C170137.2807529287.9465.100.6310.5100.03
    1987San Diego PadresNLMLB22C14601,220.2817802212919897.9766.100.7490.1100.01
    1988San Diego PadresNLMLB23C13601,168.1725751211812800.9855.900.6884.597.81
    1989San Diego PadresNLMLB24C12701,087.2685812010786766.9756.000.7078.498.41
    1990Las Vegas StarsPCLAAA25C500.02550130301.0006.000.003.583.35
    1990San Diego PadresNLMLB25C980799.253851126601589.9806.000.7460.598.01
    1991San Diego PadresNLMLB26C15101,305.18301001414944930.9856.200.7193.299.31
    1991San Diego PadresNLMLB26OF102.0000000.0000.000.000.60.711
    1992Las Vegas StarsPCLAAA27C300.01320015151.0005.000.002.175.05
    1992San Diego PadresNLMLB27C1030885.158453126649637.9826.200.7263.697.21
    1993Florida MarlinsNLMLB28C13601,095.074064114815804.9875.900.7384.097.81
    1993Florida MarlinsNLMLB28OF101.2000000.0000.000.000.60.713
    1994Florida MarlinsNLMLB29C970786.25116656582577.9915.900.7384.396.01
    1995Cincinnati RedsNLMLB30C750606.04613324496494.9966.600.8252.192.61
    1995Cincinnati RedsNLMLB301B8023.01920221211.0002.600.915.69.95
    1996Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB31C1140982.072361105794784.9876.900.8070.483.81
    1996Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB311B140111.0111619118117.9928.401.058.610.36
    1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLB32C950819.162140210663661.9977.000.8158.697.91
    1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLB32DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.010
    1998Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+33C500.01960125251.0005.000.003.645.54
    1998Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAA33C400.01910020201.0005.000.002.880.07
    1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLB33C15068.04520047471.0003.100.699.3100.04
    1999Chicago CubsNLMLB34C1070841.15604368609603.9905.600.7266.098.21
    1999Chicago CubsNLMLB341B101.02000221.0002.002.000.60.94
    2000Cincinnati RedsNLMLB35C840608.24283634467464.9945.500.7651.994.41
    2001San Francisco GiantsNLMLB36C13001,080.083063512898893.9946.900.8380.297.71
    2001San Francisco GiantsNLMLB361B208.07000771.0003.500.881.21.57
    2002San Francisco GiantsNLMLB37C12501,066.273953410796792.9956.300.7477.699.21
    2003San Francisco GiantsNLMLB38C106106902.26293453668663.9936.300.7365.898.11
    2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLB39C4948416.02281813247246.9965.000.5930.2100.02
    2005St. Lucie MetsFSLA+40C200.0920011111.0005.500.001.566.76
    2005Norfolk TidesILAAA40C800.05130154541.0006.800.005.688.95
    2005Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB40C6548.14300043431.0007.200.893.7100.04
    MLB Totals - (C)191715915,9201081796015113016.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (1B)250143139811116.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (OF)203000000.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (DH)100000000.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (C)119006718221916.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (C)89005157815517.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (1B)2001000215.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (C)216001191173461816.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1983Minor-102---------
    1984Minor-107---------
    1985Minor-892--------
    1986MLB-17---------
    1986Minor-99---------
    1987MLB-146---------
    1988MLB-136---------
    1989MLB-127---------
    1990MLB-98---------
    1990Minor-5---------
    1991MLB-151-------1-
    1992MLB-103---------
    1992Minor-3---------
    1993MLB-136-------1-
    1994MLB-97---------
    1995MLB-758--------
    1996MLB-11414--------
    1997MLB-95--------1
    1998MLB-15---------
    1998Minor-9---------
    1999MLB-1071--------
    2000MLB-84---------
    2001MLB-1302--------
    2002MLB-125---------
    2003MLB-106---------
    2004MLB-49---------
    2005MLB-6---------
    2005Minor-10---------
    Totals-234127------21