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Current Status
Free Agent since 2014-11-26 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Jose Benjamin Molina
Stat Years
1993-2014  [mlb] 1999-2014
Height/Weight
6-1 / 215
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (1698) ... 1B (15) ... DH (12) ... 3B (1)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
High School
Maestro Ladi (Vega Alta,PR)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #14 (#390 overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Jose Trujillo
MLB Debut
1999-09-06 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.095)
Service Time
13.026 (2014)
Organizations
CHN [8] ANA [7] NYA [3] TBA [3] TOR [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 686 ... retro id: molij001 ... mlbam id: 150040
Relations
Brother of Bengie Molina, Brother of Yadier Molina
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1993Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRkchn-18c---13378517200432121204000.218.322.244.56694192.192.026.25812.7712.771.000.00.0011.8
    1993Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-18c---137010001012000000.143.333.143.476910.143.000.14322.220.000.000.00.000.0
    1994Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn-19c---278253315813113343246145415.229.302.300.6022907615.170.071.2928.2821.032.54253.00.3425.9
    1995Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-20c---38223327559111910295372207.236.336.296.6322736911.189.060.29810.6219.411.83233.00.3720.0
    1996Rockford CubbiesMidwAchn-21c---496305356910122724367137408.226.310.285.5953558713.170.059.28410.1420.001.97152.50.5618.8
    1997Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-22c---55517917459102340142515205.251.306.313.6192015610.162.062.2886.9712.441.790.00.0022.2
    1997Orlando RaysSouAAchn-22c---5379910173011501122821354.172.267.232.499117234.172.060.21910.2623.932.3399.00.8523.5
    1997Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-22c---513010000001100001.333.500.333.833410.333.000.50025.0025.001.000.00.000.0
    1998West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAAchn-23c---610932033711012281532743103110.222.296.278.5743688913.144.056.2798.7020.112.31160.00.5418.3
    1999West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAAchn-24c---714352630050021401101.171.211.257.4683993.143.086.2735.1335.907.000.00.0050.0
    1999Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-24c---774240246311142601205442253.263.327.367.6942688816.183.104.3217.4620.152.7060.01.4925.4
    1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1924cL-S-E-P71019351001002400010.263.333.316.6492161.158.053.3339.5219.052.000.00.0020.0
    2000Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn1925c---87624822589011714236101316.234.296.282.5782757010.129.048.3028.3622.182.65248.00.3617.2
    2001Salt Lake StingersPCLAAAana-26c---961213296411153112144926007.300.349.432.7812359217.192.132.3715.9620.853.5042.62.1326.6
    2001Anaheim AngelsALMLBana2826cL-S-E-P915378103024003802002.270.325.514.83942195.324.244.2967.1419.052.6718.54.7650.0
    2002Salt Lake StingersPCLAAAana3427c---1079290308914244303126047214.307.341.410.75131511920.134.103.3733.8119.055.0072.51.2722.5
    2002Anaheim AngelsALMLBana2827cL-S-E-P10297051930050251504202.271.312.314.62681223.086.043.3336.1718.523.000.00.0015.8
    2003Anaheim AngelsALMLBana2828cL-S-E-P1153114122140060012634101.184.210.219.429123254.044.035.2360.8121.1426.000.00.0019.0
    2004Anaheim AngelsALMLBana2829cL-S-E-P1273203265310232541105205006.261.296.374.6702187615.177.113.3384.5923.855.2067.71.3828.3
    2005Los Angeles Angels of AnaheimALMLBana2830cL-S-E-P137518414424062520134124005.228.286.348.6342036410.201.120.2636.4020.203.1530.72.9623.8
    2006Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2831cL-S-E-P147822518541704221094927206.240.273.369.6422458321.173.129.2873.6720.005.4456.21.6338.9
    2007Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2832cL-S-E-P1540125928800102133003003.224.242.288.530131368.096.064.2952.2922.9010.000.00.0028.6
    2007New York YankeesALMLBnya2632cL-S-E-P15296692150190021302101.318.333.439.77271296.152.121.3772.8218.316.5066.01.4128.6
    2008New York YankeesALMLBnya2633cL-S-E-P16100268325817031800125268309.216.263.313.5762978420.142.097.2554.0417.514.3389.31.0134.5
    2009Trenton ThunderEastAAnya-34c---1737000000002410000.000.300.000.3001000.286.000.00020.0040.002.000.00.000.0
    2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YankeesILAAAnya-34c---1724011001001000000.250.400.500.900521.500.250.25020.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    2009New York YankeesALMLBnya2634cL-S-E-P175213815304011100142811106.217.292.268.560155375.152.051.2649.0318.062.00138.00.6516.7
    2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor835cL-S-E-P18571671341406121093652017.246.304.377.6811836310.192.131.2804.9219.674.0027.83.2824.4
    2011Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor836cL-S-E-P1955171194812131521154414002.281.342.415.7571917116.228.134.3637.8523.042.9357.01.5733.3
    2012Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2837cL-S-E-P2010225127569083231206021009.223.286.355.6412748917.219.132.2627.3021.903.0031.42.9230.4
    2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2838cL-S-E-P21992832666140218212263233111.233.290.304.5943138616.152.071.2907.0320.132.86141.50.6424.2
    2014Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2839cL-S-E-P22802254402001030145524208.178.230.187.417247422.084.009.2335.6722.273.930.00.005.0
    MLB Totals (16 yrs)9472546240592117339223207154576265415378.233.282.327.6092795832159.160.094.2845.5120.613.7465.31.4026.9
    American League Totals (15 yrs)9372527237587116339222207152572265415278.232.281.327.6082774826158.160.095.2845.4820.623.7664.81.4126.9
    National League Totals (1 yrs)1019351001002400010.263.333.316.6492161.158.053.3339.5219.052.000.00.0020.0
    Minor League Totals803251426561510592127317262365673151261461.245.314.319.6332858801135.164.074.3048.2619.842.40119.70.7322.0
    Minor: Rk Totals3378517200432121204000.218.322.244.56694192.192.026.25812.7712.771.000.00.0011.8
    Minor: A Totals1745586612723236067601327128113.228.306.292.59864516328.170.064.2889.3020.472.20186.00.4722.0
    Minor: A+ Totals14041944101182143514578874012.241.324.301.62548312621.177.060.2919.3216.151.73419.00.2120.8
    Minor: AA Totals163461459416134816481206127615.204.284.262.54653412120.152.058.2648.9922.472.50153.70.5621.3
    Minor: AAA Totals293998105276464141182107122510167721.277.329.373.702110237264.159.096.3426.4420.423.1771.31.2723.2
    Tampa Bay Rays Totals (3 yrs)2817595716225010608256178685128.213.271.286.55783421735.154.073.2646.7121.343.1875.91.2021.6
    New York Yankees Totals (3 yrs)181472561092605380028937115016.231.281.318.59952315031.146.087.2745.3517.783.3294.40.9628.4
    Anaheim Angels Totals (4 yrs)1704245110320254043191013153011.243.278.335.61346414227.139.092.3054.0921.775.3284.81.0826.2
    Los Angeles Angels Totals (2 yrs)1183502782250432311279210209.234.262.340.60237611929.146.106.2903.1921.016.5887.51.0635.4
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (2 yrs)112338328916192731248066019.263.323.396.71937413426.210.133.3216.4221.393.3337.62.4129.2
    Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Totals (1 yrs)7518414424062520134124005.228.286.348.6342036410.201.120.2636.4020.203.1530.72.9623.8
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)1019351001002400010.263.333.316.6492161.158.053.3339.5219.052.000.00.0020.0
    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
    1993Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRk18C3100.01432771177170.9605.500.0052.593.91
    1993Daytona CubsFSLA+18C300.01320015151.0005.000.002.3100.05
    1994Peoria ChiefsMidwA19C7800.056779135659646.9808.300.0056.5100.01
    1995Daytona CubsFSLA+20C8200.05019184600592.9877.200.0060.7100.01
    1996Rockford CubbiesMidwA21C9600.0620981110729718.9857.500.0071.1100.01
    1997Daytona CubsFSLA+22C5500.03417181420412.9817.500.0039.9100.01
    1997Orlando RaysSouAA22C3600.02372821267265.9937.400.0026.197.32
    1997Iowa CubsAmerAAA22C100.03000331.0003.000.000.7100.07
    1998West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAA23C10400.073910882855847.9918.100.0074.395.41
    1998West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAA231B100.0501065.8335.000.000.70.96
    1999West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAA24C1200.0971320112110.9829.200.008.585.74
    1999Iowa CubsPCLAAA24C7100.04884475539532.9877.500.0050.495.91
    1999Chicago CubsNLMLB24C10057.04450149491.0004.900.866.2100.05
    2000Iowa CubsPCLAAA25C7300.050567116583572.9817.800.0050.796.11
    2000Iowa CubsPCLAAA251B100.0000000.0000.000.000.71.38
    2001Salt Lake StingersPCLAAA26C6100.04514324496494.9968.100.0042.7100.01
    2001Anaheim AngelsALMLB26C150103.07860184841.0005.600.829.3100.04
    2002Salt Lake StingersPCLAAA27C7600.05826241648644.9948.500.0052.896.21
    2002Anaheim AngelsALMLB27C290210.01551633174171.9835.900.8117.9100.03
    2003Anaheim AngelsALMLB28C5339332.02211710239238.9964.500.7232.7100.02
    2004Anaheim AngelsALMLB29C7057524.14413734481478.9946.800.9143.295.92
    2004Anaheim AngelsALMLB291B206.05102661.0003.001.001.22.75
    2004Anaheim AngelsALMLB29DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.413
    2005Los Angeles Angels of AnaheimALMLB30C6553480.14094036452449.9936.900.9440.186.72
    2005Los Angeles Angels of AnaheimALMLB301B4110.01000210101.0002.501.002.55.34
    2005Los Angeles Angels of AnaheimALMLB30DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.55.310
    2006Los Angeles AngelsALMLB31C7671603.15025084560552.9867.300.9246.997.42
    2006Los Angeles AngelsALMLB311B305.04002441.0001.300.801.93.87
    2007Los Angeles AngelsALMLB32C4037323.02831742304300.9877.500.9324.7100.03
    2007New York YankeesALMLB32C2916169.115313011661661.0005.700.9817.9100.02
    2008New York YankeesALMLB33C9781737.06345236689686.9967.100.9359.997.01
    2008New York YankeesALMLB331B101.0000000.0000.000.000.61.011
    2009Trenton ThunderEastAA34C200.0910010101.0005.000.001.466.77
    2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YankeesILAAA34C200.08000881.0004.000.001.4100.06
    2009New York YankeesALMLB34C4942356.23662111388387.9977.901.0930.294.22
    2009New York YankeesALMLB341B306.14201661.0002.000.981.95.84
    2009New York YankeesALMLB343B102.0000000.0000.000.000.61.97
    2009New York YankeesALMLB34DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.97
    2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLB35C5651444.24173723456454.9968.101.0234.698.22
    2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLB35DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.88
    2011TorontoALMLB36c4844399.03422413367366.9977.600.9229.687.32
    2011TorontoALMLB36dh400.0000000.0000.000.002.57.37
    2012Tampa BayALMLB37C10280709.26574148702698.9946.800.9863.0100.01
    2013Tampa BayALMLB38C9687749.16743445712708.9947.400.9558.997.01
    2013Tampa BayALMLB38DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.012
    2014Tampa BayALMLB39C8070628.16593022691689.9978.601.1049.4100.01
    MLB Totals - (C)9157286,7676035440395065146475.9947.100.960.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)131282330726261.0002.000.930.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)102000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)1200000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (C)284002037216241622772253.9897.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (C)15400108215012312441232.9908.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)100501065.8335.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (C)1400085516416510351019.9857.300.000.00.00
    A Totals - (C)174001187177241513881364.9837.800.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (C)31001432771177170.9605.500.000.00.00
    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
    1993Minor-34---------
    1994Minor-78---------
    1995Minor-82---------
    1996Minor-96---------
    1997Minor-92---------
    1998Minor-1041--------
    1999MLB-10---------
    1999Minor-83---------
    2000Minor-731--------
    2001MLB-15---------
    2001Minor-61---------
    2002MLB-29---------
    2002Minor-76---------
    2003MLB-53---------
    2004MLB-702-------1
    2005MLB-654-------4
    2006MLB-763--------
    2007MLB-69---------
    2008MLB-971--------
    2009MLB-493-1-----1
    2009Minor-4---------
    2010MLB-56--------1
    2011MLB-48--------4
    2012MLB-102---------
    2013MLB-96--------1
    2014MLB-80---------
    Totals-169815-1-----12