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Armando RiosTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-2005 MLB Years: 1998-2003
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PositionsOF-692, RF-248, LF-68, CF-29, DH-4, 1B-4Position when DraftedRF-LFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameArmando Rios
Height5-9Weight185BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateSeptember 13,1971 [46.339]PlaceSanturce,Puerto Rico
High SchoolVilla Fontana (Carolina,PR)
CollegeLouisiana State University (Baton Rouge,LA), University of North Carolina-Charlotte (Charlotte,NC)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1994 by the San Francisco Giants.
Signing ScoutsLuis Rosa
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1999-SFN-#9
MLB DebutSeptember 1,1998 [26.354]
OrganizationsSFN [8] PIT [2] BAL [1] CHA [1] SLN [1] Awards4
TBC Player ID551Retrosheet IDriosa001MLBAM ID136608
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed66Power67Contact67XBH59RBIs79Runs53Hitting71Durability51Team.508Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991LSUCollegeFrrf-lf1959136404111042042332100000.301.438.471.9096415169.333.170.426.41319.5312.430.642.3734.0036.59
1992LSUCollegeSorf-lf2058197494791740123464100000.239.383.401.7847917243.268.162.442.36418.9316.870.892.8828.1436.17
1993LSUCollegeJrrf-lf21702357175134961205643300000.319.465.523.98812326299.342.204.540.44021.4011.040.523.0126.1134.67
1994Clinton LumberKingsMidwAsfn-of22119407671202348601612596941727.295.384.430.81417535478.332.135.290.36112.3414.441.171.6750.8829.17
1995San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn-of23128488761433438755110747514738.293.382.424.80620745574.328.131.367.36012.8913.071.011.3961.0031.47
1996Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-of24923296293222124999444213432.283.365.471.83615536381.290.188.322.36311.5511.020.953.1527.4238.71
1997Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-of251274618613330614791776385046111.289.370.471.84121750534.323.182.341.36811.8015.921.352.6232.9337.59
1998Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-of261254458513423126103175557334549.301.378.533.91123750512.308.232.382.39010.7414.261.335.0817.1237.31
1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn1rf-lf26127340023003200000.571.7001.4292.12910210.667.8581.286.79530.0020.000.6720.003.5050.00
1999Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-of273110924303042131112240002.275.363.413.776457124.313.138.257.3498.8717.742.003.2327.2523.33
1999San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn1rf277215032499072974243511113.327.420.527.9477916177.385.200.380.41213.5619.771.463.9521.4332.65
2000San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn1rf281152333862155105032314301449.266.347.502.84911730269.283.236.373.35711.5215.991.393.7223.3048.39
2001San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn1rf29933163882173144932347301262.259.330.465.79514734353.294.206.316.3359.6320.682.153.9722.5741.46
2001Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17rf2923010001002100101.333.500.333.833106.333.000.667.38333.3316.670.500.000.000.00
2001Totals for NL-NL         953193883173145032367401363.260.332.464.79614834359.295.204.320.33610.0320.612.063.9022.7940.96
2002Altoona CurveEastAApit22of3012000000001000000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23533.330.000.000.000.000.00
2002Nashville SoundsPCLAAApit-of30155261320061251010101.250.322.288.61015259.302.038.115.2818.4716.952.000.000.0015.38
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         165461320061261010101.241.323.278.60115262.289.037.130.2799.6816.131.670.000.0015.38
2002Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit7rf3076208205511012411163910118.264.319.332.6516912226.320.068.144.2917.0817.262.440.44208.0021.82
2003Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha5of314515523509163056143041224.323.389.510.8997916176.364.187.271.3857.9517.052.143.4125.8332.00
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28cf3149104422302110151302106.212.245.298.543315112.222.086.125.2404.4611.612.601.7952.0022.73
2004Ottawa LynxILAAAbal-of321344915401620101100000.341.463.500.96322554.438.159.432.42518.5220.371.101.8544.0033.33
2004Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln10of32925481016202500010.320.370.480.85012227.368.160.320.3577.4118.522.503.7025.0025.00
2004Totals for AAA-AAA         521743860141638114342700016.345.452.540.9929421208.383.195.431.43016.3512.980.792.8829.0035.00
2004Tijuana TorosMexAAA--323010525379142674221100006.352.465.5711.0366014127.367.219.457.44717.328.660.503.1526.2537.84
2004Totals for AAA-AAA         521743860141638114342700016.345.452.540.9929421208.383.195.431.43016.3512.980.792.8829.0035.00
2005Long Island DucksAtlInd-9of335219731561311347112212441434.284.358.558.91611027227.262.274.426.3839.2510.571.145.7315.1548.21
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter419102113527555836167141011520625101229.269.341.445.786454991153.303.176.292.0009.9717.871.793.1228.3636.00
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter73526224677761601884461130563604331817321650.296.381.467.84812242623049.324.171.336.00011.8114.201.202.7631.2133.76
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter2689351762875134219837181191621258722.307.389.503.892470961079.332.196.343.00011.0315.011.363.8922.2633.45
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2207921482265282612826161081271710413.285.368.470.83837286918.308.185.333.00011.7613.831.182.8330.4638.05
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter128488761433438755110747514738.293.382.424.80620745574.328.131.367.00012.8913.071.011.3961.0031.47
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter119407671202348601612596941727.295.384.430.81417535478.332.135.290.00012.3414.441.171.6750.8829.17
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5219731561311347112212441434.284.358.558.91611027227.262.274.426.0009.2510.571.145.7315.1548.21
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1875681601633352012136101439500000.287.430.468.89826658711.316.181.479.00020.1113.360.662.8128.4035.58
San Francisco Giants Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter29270611119741833131138921531371114.279.360.500.86035382809.311.221.358.00011.3718.911.664.0821.3941.62
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter78211205611012511184010219.265.323.332.6557012232.320.067.152.0007.7617.242.220.43211.0021.43
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter49104422302110151302106.212.245.298.543315112.222.086.125.0004.4611.612.601.7952.0022.73
Average MLB - Per 162 games162395521062131465544480124511.269.341.445.78617638446.303.176.292.0009.9717.871.793.1228.3636.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625781031713541910229127995447411.296.381.467.84827058672.324.171.336.00011.8114.201.202.7631.2133.76

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1994Clinton LumberKings MidwAsfn22OF113--21617122245233.9512.06------11995.081.3
1995San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn23OF118--2201695245236.9632.00------12892.284.3
1996Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn24OF85--1651573187180.9632.12------9292.461.2
1997Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn25OF115--1911763214208.9721.81------12790.683.3
1998Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn26OF117--1871072204197.9661.68------12593.671.8
1998Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn261B3--275-132321.00010.67------1252.41.8
1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26RF2---------------1216.71.2
1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26LF2--2---221.0001.00------1216.71.2
1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26CF1--3---331.0003.00------128.30.6
1999Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn27OF20--281--29291.0001.45------3164.514.1
1999San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27RF39--572216159.9671.51------7254.224.1
1999San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27LF14--233--26261.0001.86------7219.48.6
1999San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27CF2--4---441.0002.00------722.81.2
2000San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28RF76-426120351128123.9611.620.29-----11566.146.9
2000San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28LF19-841331-1716.9410.840.19-----11516.511.7
2000San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn281B1-1-------------1150.90.6
2001San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29RF76-611169762182176.9672.320.29-----9381.746.9
2001San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29LF13-7817---17171.0001.310.22-----9314.08.0
2001San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29CF3-3010---10101.0003.330.33-----933.21.9
2001Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29RF2-12-------------2100.01.2
2002Altoona Curve EastAApit30OF1--2---221.0002.00------1100.00.7
2002Nashville Sounds PCLAAApit30OF12--12-1-1312.9231.00------1580.08.4
2002Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30RF47-348764-180801.0001.700.23-----7661.829.2
2002Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30LF11-75131--14141.0001.270.19-----7614.56.8
2003Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha31OF36--8022-8482.9762.28------4580.025.0
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31CF231915339---39391.0001.700.25-----4946.914.2
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31LF922661--771.0000.780.27-----4918.45.6
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31RF62226-1-76.8571.000.27-----4912.23.7
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31DH4---------------498.22.5
2004Ottawa Lynx ILAAAbal32OF13--21---21211.0001.62------13100.09.0
2004Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln32OF3--5---551.0001.67------933.32.1
2005Long Island Ducks AtlIndy-33OF59--852128887.9891.47------52113.542.1
Ind Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF59--852128887.9891.47------590.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 6 season(s)-   RF2482141942816145458444.9691.790.31-----2480.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 6 season(s)-   LF6822637481-8382.9881.210.31-----680.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 4 season(s)-   CF291918356---56561.0001.930.31-----290.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH4---------------40.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1-1-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF201--33313102356346.9721.72------2010.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B3--275-132321.00010.67------30.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF201--35832136403390.9681.94------2010.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF118--2201695245236.9632.00------1180.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF113--21617122245233.9512.06------1130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1994Clinton LumberKings MidwAsfn22---------113-
1995San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn23---------118-
1996Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn24---------85-
1997Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn25---------115-
1998Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn26--3------117-
1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26------212--
1999Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn27---------20-
1999San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27------14239--
2000San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28--1---19-76--
2001San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29------13376--
2001Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29--------2--
2002Altoona Curve EastAApit30---------1-
2002Nashville Sounds PCLAAApit30---------12-
2002Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30------11-47--
2003Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha31---------36-
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31------9236-4
2004Ottawa Lynx ILAAAbal32---------13-
2004Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln32---------3-
2005Long Island Ducks AtlInd-33---------59-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000San Francisco GiantsDiv SeriesMLB2822010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2008Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB36810111000101600000.100.182.200.3822111.250.100.3009.0954.556.000.000.00100.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs810111000101600000.100.182.200.3822111.250.100.3009.0954.556.000.000.00100.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs22010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993College World Series All-Tournament Team (OF)1
1995California League All-Star Team (OF)1
1998Pacific Coast League All-Star (OF) ... San Francisco Giants Minor League Player of the Year2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-08-23Released by Cardinals. 
2004-07-27Sent to Cardinals by Orioles for future considerations. 
2004-07-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
2004-03-26Released by Marlins. 
2004-02-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Marlins. 
2003-10-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-01-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
2002-11-20Released by Pirates. 
2002-08-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-05-18InjuredDisabled -- left knee contusion 
2001-08-11InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2001-08-02InjuredDisabled -- - 
2001-07-30TradeTraded by Giants with Ryan Vogelsong to Pirates for John Vander Wal and Jason Schmidt. 
1994-01-06ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
* 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
1998San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll26170,000-81231-1,276,192170,000170,000
1999San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll27200,000-80728-1,454,491200,000370,000
2000San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll28225,000-66921261,394,248200,000595,000
2001San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll29310,000-56326381,897,758200,000905,000
2001Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll29310,000-56322381,897,758200,000905,000
2002Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll30925,000-4059562,011,045200,0001,830,000
2003Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll31450,000-50018382,163,527300,0002,280,000
* 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