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Chin-Hui TsaoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2003-2016
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PositionsP-188Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChin-Hui Tsao
Height6-2Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 2,1981 [37.078]PlaceHualien,Taiwan

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1999 by the Colorado Rockies.
Signing Bonus$2,200,000Signing ScoutsTim IrelandService Time4.075 (2016)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2000-COL-#8 ... 2001-MLB-#15 ... 2001-COL-#1 ... 2002-MLB-#61 ... 2002-COL-#1 ... 2003-MLB-#93 ... 2003-COL-#2 ... 2004-MLB-#24 ... 2004-COL-#1
MLB DebutJuly 25,2003 [22.053]
OrganizationsCOL [6] LAN [3] KCA [1] Awards6
TBC Player ID7279Retrosheet IDtsaoc001MLBAM ID425835
RelationshipsUncle of Kuo-Hui Lo
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (46.95%) -- Slider (42.68%) -- Changeup (5.49%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (3.05%) -- Curveball (1.83%)
Fastball Velocity [2016] - 93.87 - [2015] - 93.50
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts69Walks66Hittable58SO/BB73vsPower58Hitting4Durability27Team.501Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2000Asheville TouristsSALAcol17ST191182.73242400000145.011954448401876101.107.390.502.4811.614.68.579-
2001Salem AvalancheCaroA+col-ST20044.67440000017.02311915181101.6211.940.522.609.353.60.000-
2002Tri-City Dust DevilsNwstA-col-ST21000.00330000011.062002162100.734.91--1.6413.098.00--
2002Salem AvalancheCaroA+col15ST21422.09990000047.0341311312452100.976.460.572.288.563.75.667-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0421.7012120000058.0401511314614200.936.170.462.169.414.36.667-
2003Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol22ST221142.46181800000113.08834317261253001.016.990.562.069.934.81.733-
2003Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol71ST22336.02981001043.04830291120290041.579.972.284.156.021.45.5006.65
2004Asheville TouristsSALAcol-ST23101.80220000010.082211141000.907.200.900.9012.6014.001.000-
2004Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol-ST23112.77220000013.0124412100001.088.310.691.386.925.00.500-
2004Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-ST23118.53440000012.222121255140002.1315.633.553.559.952.80.500-
2004Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0324.54880000035.242181878381001.4010.601.772.029.594.75.600-
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol71Rel23003.861001000519.074421110000.866.751.930.9610.6111.00-3.80
2005Modesto NutsCalifA+col-Rel24000.0010100101.0000001000--------9.000.00--
2005Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-ST24000.0011000001.01000010001.009.00----9.000.00--
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0000.0021100102.01000020000.504.50----9.000.00--
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol71Rel24106.5510010009311.016883541011.9113.092.454.093.270.801.0007.47
2007Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan-Rel26013.6050500425.04220190001.007.20--1.8016.209.00.000-
2007Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan41Rel26014.3821021006024.218121238160011.056.571.092.925.842.00.0004.62
2008Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-Rel27105.56707003111.0107740100000.887.943.18--7.940.001.000-
2015Tulsa DrillersTexAAlan28Rel34017.2040400225.02441480001.203.601.807.2014.402.00.000-
2015Oklahoma City DodgersPCLAAAlan25Rel34212.77300300019739.0311312311421001.087.150.692.549.693.82.667-
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0223.27340340021944.0331716415501001.096.750.823.0710.233.33.500-
2015Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan44Rel341110.2950500007.015983370002.5719.293.863.869.002.33.5007.99
2016Oklahoma City DodgersPCLAAAlan25Rel35113.31170170014616.0177605140001.359.37--2.767.712.80.500-
2016Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan59Rel35015.4020200201.21110300002.405.40--16.20--0.00.0008.55
2017Long Island DucksAtlInd-Rel36111.53180180012717.21333110190001.306.620.515.099.681.90.500-
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter565.75578490023495.010564622240671061.499.742.043.716.221.68.4552.99
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter33242.891316764004318446.03771651443411451416401.107.570.682.2910.324.51.579-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter544.116455900401684.08541391222901001.258.961.272.329.494.09.556-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1262.67242040022131.010242399321433001.026.990.622.199.804.47.667-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter462.7414131001065.2572420417643201.137.810.552.338.773.76.400-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1282.67262600000155.012756469412017101.087.370.522.3811.674.90.600-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.00330000011.062002162100.734.91--1.6413.098.00--
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter111.53180180012717.21333110190001.306.620.515.099.681.90.500-
Colorado Rockies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter435.80298210015463.27142411626441051.5210.042.263.686.221.69.571-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter135.6728028008032.0342221614230011.449.181.623.786.211.64.250-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11145.751291811100529220.0238145141509115220141.499.742.043.716.221.68.4402.99
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings16122.8964333100219220.0185817117562528201.107.570.682.2910.324.51.571-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol22p22188141001010100100.500.444.6251.069519.500.125.000.4360.0011.110.000.000.0025.00
2003Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol71p22913221000000102000.154.154.231.3853115.167.077.077.1650.006.670.000.000.0050.00
2004Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol-p2322000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2015Oklahoma City DodgersPCLAAAlan25p34181000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.34350.0050.001.000.000.000.00
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         201000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.34350.0050.001.000.000.000.00
2015Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan44p34511110000000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.0001.2560.000.000.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1514332000000102000.214.214.357.5715216.231.143.143.0000.006.250.000.000.0066.67
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter5011141001011300100.364.385.455.8405113.444.091.091.0007.6923.083.000.000.0025.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter281000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2210141001010200100.400.364.500.8645111.444.100.000.0000.0018.180.000.000.0025.00
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter913221000000102000.154.154.231.3853115.167.077.077.0000.006.670.000.000.0050.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter611110000000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16215132322200000011022000.214.214.357.5715422173.231.143.143.0000.006.250.000.000.0066.67
Average Minor - Per 162 games1623631330030331000300.364.385.455.84016342.444.091.091.0007.6923.083.000.000.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2000Asheville Tourists SALAcol19P24--624113130.9681.25------24100.017.8
2001Salem Avalanche CaroA+col20P4---41-54.8001.00------4100.02.9
2002Tri-City Dust Devils NwstA-col21P3--22--441.0001.33------3100.03.9
2002Salem Avalanche CaroA+col21P9--54--991.0001.00------9100.06.4
2003Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol22P18--711-118181.0001.00------18100.013.0
2003Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol22P984339-212121.0001.330.28-----9100.05.6
2004Asheville Tourists SALAcol23P2--21-1331.0001.50------2100.01.4
2004Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol23P2--11--221.0001.00------2100.01.4
2004Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol23P4--12--331.0000.75------4100.02.8
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol23P10-9--1-1---------10100.06.2
2005Modesto Nuts CalifA+col24P1---------------1100.00.7
2005Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol24P1---------------1100.00.7
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol24P10-11-21-32.6670.200.18-----10100.06.2
2007Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan26P5--11--221.0000.40------5100.03.5
2007Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26P21-2516-1771.0000.330.28-----21100.013.0
2008Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca27P7--21--331.0000.43------7100.04.9
2015Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan34P4---------------4100.02.9
2015Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan34P30--25-1771.0000.23------30100.020.8
2015Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34P5-7---------10.0-5100.03.1
2016Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan35P17--23--551.0000.29------17100.012.1
2016Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35P2-1--------1-100.0-2100.01.2
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P57896417232321.9130.370.221150.0-570.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P64--812-120201.0000.31------640.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P24--812-120201.0000.83------240.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P14--581-1413.9290.93------140.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P26--825123433.9711.27------260.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P3--22--441.0001.33------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2000Asheville Tourists SALAcol1924----------
2001Salem Avalanche CaroA+col204----------
2002Tri-City Dust Devils NwstA-col213----------
2002Salem Avalanche CaroA+col219----------
2003Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol2218----------
2003Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol229----------
2004Asheville Tourists SALAcol232----------
2004Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol232----------
2004Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol234----------
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2310----------
2005Modesto Nuts CalifA+col241----------
2005Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol241----------
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2410----------
2007Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan265----------
2007Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2621----------
2008Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca277----------
2015Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan344----------
2015Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan3430----------
2015Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan345----------
2016Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan3517----------
2016Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan352----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2007Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB26002.3112012005011.211330512101.438.490.003.869.262.402.31.000
2008Chinese TaipeiOlympicsTournament270010.8030300001.2122022002.505.400.0010.8010.801.0010.80.000
2008Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27209.0060600005.0755125001.8012.601.803.609.002.509.001.000
2015Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB34006.97606002010.1888149001.196.970.873.487.842.256.97.000
2016Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB35009.0020200102.0322000001.5013.500.000.000.0009.00.000
Summer Olympics Totals - 1 yrs0010.8030300001.7122022001.805.400.0010.8010.801.0010.80.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs205.5926026008029.029181821126101.389.000.623.418.072.365.591.000

Awards [6]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2000Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (SP) ... Colorado Rockies Minor League Player of the Year ... South Atlantic League All-Star Team (RHP) ... South Atlantic League Most Outstanding Pitcher4
2003Double-A All-Star (SP) ... Texas League All-Star (P)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-11-14RPFree Agent -Free Agent--Refused minor league assignment, declared free agent35.165  
2016-11-08RPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors35.159Team Roster on 2016-11-08
2016-11-06RPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL35.157Team Roster on 2016-11-06
2016-06-23RPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL35.021Team Roster on 2016-06-23
2016-05-24RPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right triceps strain34.356Team Roster on 2016-05-24
2016-05-20RPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors34.352Team Roster on 2016-05-20
2016-04-07RPLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)34.309Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2016-02-09RPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract34.252Team Roster on 2016-02-09
2015-10-14RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency34.134  
2015-09-01RPLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-Minors--Reinstated to active roster34.091Team Roster on 2015-09-01
2015-08-28RPLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-Restricted--Placed on temporary inactive list34.087Team Roster on 2015-08-28
2015-08-02RPLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors34.061Team Roster on 2015-08-02
2015-07-31RPLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment34.059Team Roster on 2015-07-31
2015-07-26RPLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)34.054Team Roster on 2015-07-26
2015-07-09RPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors34.037Team Roster on 2015-07-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-12-29ContractSigned by Royals to minor league contract 
2007-10-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-07-15InjuredDisabled -- Shoulder 
2007-06-29InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-05-23InjuredDisabled -- Right shoulder 
2007-01-18ContractSigned by Dodgers (1-year) 
2006-11-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-03-02InjuredDisabled -- - 
2005-05-26InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2005-05-13InjuredDisabled -- inflammation in his right shoulder 
2005-04-11InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-03-31InjuredDisabled -- right shoulder inflammation 
2003-08-27InjuredDisabled -- strained left hamstring 
1999-10-07ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Rockies. 
* 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
1999Colorado Rockies-182,200,000-------2,200,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
2003Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll22300,000-70347-2,163,527300,0002,500,000
2004Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll23300,000-75541-2,070,100300,0002,800,000
2005Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll24317,000-73731182,189,055300,0003,117,000
2007Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll26380,000-73737-2,459,737380,0003,497,000
2015Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll34507,5003.1178436-3,571,283507,5004,004,500
2016Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll35507,5004.07577140-3,498,245507,5004,512,0002016-02-09 - Signed to Minor League Contract
* 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