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Current Status
Missing Status
High Level
Proper Name
Jose Rafael Valverde
Stat Years
1999-2019  [mlb] 2003-2014
Height/Weight
6-4 / 220
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (870)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Escuela San Lorenzo (El Seybo,DR)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Arizona Diamondbacks in 1997
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Junior Noboa
MLB Debut
2003-06-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.069)
Service Time
9.155 (2013)
Organizations
ARI [9] DET [4] HOU [2] WAS [1] NYN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 7315 ... retro id: valvj001 ... mlbam id: 407878
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1999Arizona Diamondbacks ArizRkari-211---124.08200001720828.2342113110471141.5310.670.313.1414.766.594.70.333
    1999South Bend Silver HawksMidwAari-211---000.0020000202.22000231111.506.750.006.7510.120.001.50.000
    1999Minor Totals: ARIbyYearA/Rk----212---123.76220001722831.3362113112502251.5410.420.293.4714.476.084.17.333
    2000Missoula OspreyPioRkari-222---100.00120001112411.230004242000.602.310.003.0918.510.006.001.000
    2000South Bend Silver HawksMidwAari-222---055.403100021311431.2312019125398031.778.810.287.1111.085.681.56.000
    2000Minor Totals: ARIbyYearRk/A----222---153.974300032431843.33420191296310031.467.100.216.0613.164.182.17.167
    2001El Paso DiablosTexAAari38233---223.923900028391341.1361918127726141.527.840.225.8815.684.142.67.500
    2001Minor Totals: ARIbyYearAA----231---223.943900028391341.3361918127726141.537.880.225.9115.774.162.67.500
    2002Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari45244---245.85490002449547.2453331823654251.438.501.514.3412.276.232.83.333
    2002Minor Totals: ARIbyYearAAA----241---245.91490002449547.7453331823654251.448.581.534.3912.396.292.83.333
    2003Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari45255---113.10220001422529.0261110114263001.388.070.314.348.073.411.86.500
    2003Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari47255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf212.155400033541050.1241612426712020.994.290.724.6512.702.862.73.667
    2003Minor Totals: ARIbyYearAAA----251---113.10220001422529.0261110114263001.388.070.314.348.073.411.86.500
    2003MLB Totals: ARIbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf212.165400033541050.3241612426712021.004.310.724.6712.752.872.73.667
    2004Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari48266---114.221010049310.29550551021.317.590.004.224.224.221.00.500
    2004Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari47266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf124.25290002029829.2231714717384011.356.982.125.1611.535.162.24.333
    2004Minor Totals: ARIbyYearAAA----261---114.411010049310.79550551021.377.940.004.414.414.411.00.500
    2004MLB Totals: ARIbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf124.32290002029829.7231714717384011.377.092.165.2411.715.242.24.333
    2005Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-277---000.0020000202.01000130001.004.500.004.5013.500.003.00.000
    2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari47277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf342.446100034611566.1511918520753021.076.920.682.7110.182.583.75.429
    2005Minor Totals: ARIbyYearAAA----271---000.0020000202.01000130001.004.500.004.5013.500.003.00.000
    2005MLB Totals: ARIbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf342.456100034611566.3511918520753021.076.940.682.7210.212.593.75.429
    2006Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-288---103.0615000915317.21396110181001.306.620.515.099.174.581.801.000
    2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari47288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf235.844400035441849.1503232622692001.469.121.094.0112.595.843.14.400
    2006Minor Totals: ARIbyYearAAA----281---103.1415000915317.71396110181001.346.800.525.239.424.711.801.000
    2006MLB Totals: ARIbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf235.874400035441849.3503232622692001.479.161.104.0312.655.873.14.400
    2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari47299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf142.666500059654764.1462119726781031.126.440.983.6410.912.943.00.200
    2007MLB Totals: ARIbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf142.676500059654764.3462119726781031.126.460.983.6510.952.953.00.200
    2008Houston AstrosNLMLBhou473010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf633.387400071744472.06228271023833221.187.751.252.8810.383.503.61.667
    2008MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf633.387400071744472.06228271023833221.187.751.252.8810.383.503.61.667
    2009Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou-3111---000.0020000202.00000221001.000.000.009.009.000.001.00.000
    2009Houston AstrosNLMLBhou473111Log - Sp - Ext - Perf422.335200045522554.0401514521561001.136.670.833.509.332.502.67.667
    2009Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAA----311---000.0020000202.00000221001.000.000.009.009.000.001.00.000
    2009MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf422.335200045522554.0401514521561001.136.670.833.509.332.502.67.667
    2010Detroit TigersALMLBdet463212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf243.006000055602663.0412421532633001.165.860.714.579.003.431.97.333
    2010MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf243.006000055602663.0412421532633001.165.860.714.579.003.431.97.333
    2011Detroit TigersALMLBdet463313Log - Sp - Ext - Perf242.247500070754972.1522118534693131.196.470.624.238.592.612.03.333
    2011MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf242.257500070754972.3522118534693131.196.490.624.248.612.622.03.333
    2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet463414Log - Sp - Ext - Perf343.787100067713569.0593429327481041.257.700.393.526.264.431.78.429
    2012MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf343.787100067713569.0593429327481041.257.700.393.526.264.431.78.429
    2013Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+det-3515---000.0030000303.01000240001.003.000.006.0012.000.002.00.000
    2013Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet513515---004.09110001111711.0145516100011.8211.450.824.918.184.091.67.000
    2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet463515Log - Sp - Ext - Perf015.59200001820919.118121266190021.248.382.792.798.845.593.17.000
    2013Minor Totals: DETbyYearA+/AAA----352---003.21140001114714.0155518140011.649.640.645.149.003.211.75.000
    2013MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf015.65200001820919.318121266190021.268.482.832.838.955.653.17.000
    2014New York MetsNLMLBnyn473616Log - Sp - Ext - Perf115.66210001321220.2241613410231001.6510.451.744.3510.026.972.30.500
    2014MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf115.79210001321220.7241613410231001.6810.691.784.4610.257.132.30.500
    2015Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas473717---002.392700016271026.1218713211000.917.180.341.037.182.737.00.000
    2015Minor Totals: WASbyYearAAA----371---002.412700016271026.3218713211000.927.240.341.037.242.767.00.000
    2017Aguascalientes RielerosMexAAA------3918---242.815200046522557.2582018217720001.309.050.312.6511.243.124.24.333
    2017Minor Totals: byYearAAA----391---242.835200046522557.7582018217720001.319.130.312.6711.333.154.24.333
    2019Aguascalientes RielerosMexAAA------4119---226.1640000940038.0473126913290021.5811.132.133.086.877.342.23.500
    2019Minor Totals: byYearAAA----411---226.1640000940038.0473126913290021.5811.132.133.086.877.342.23.500
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)27333.27626000520626288630.349025522967264692243191.207.000.963.779.883.642.62.450
    National League Totals (8 yrs)20203.30400000310400169406.732016414948165493172101.197.091.063.6610.923.632.99.500
    American League Totals (4 yrs)7133.23226000210226119223.7170918019991997191.216.850.773.998.023.672.01.350
    Minor League Totals13213.9433710021033697361.034118215826164440295221.408.500.654.0910.974.542.68.382
    Minor: Rk Totals222.923200028321240.3372113114713141.278.300.223.1415.944.715.07.500
    Minor: A Totals055.013300021331434.3332019127429141.768.710.267.1311.095.281.56.000
    Minor: A+ Totals000.0030000303.01000240001.003.000.006.0012.000.002.00.000
    Minor: AA Totals223.764100028411343.3361918129747141.517.520.216.0615.453.972.55.500
    Minor: AAA Totals9124.0522810013322758240.02341221082392249102101.368.770.863.459.344.572.71.429
    Arizona Diamondbacks Totals (5 yrs)9143.2925300018125398260.0194105952911133112081.176.721.003.8411.463.632.98.391
    Detroit Tigers Totals (4 yrs)7133.23226000210226119223.7170918019991997191.216.850.773.998.023.672.01.350
    Houston Astros Totals (2 yrs)1052.9312600011612669126.0102434115441394221.167.291.073.149.933.073.16.667
    New York Mets Totals (1 yrs)115.79210001321220.7241613410231001.6810.691.784.4610.257.132.30.500
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2001El Paso DiablosTexAAari3823p---1391000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2003Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari4725pL-S-E-P25011110000000000001.0001.0002.0003.0001211.0001.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    2008Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4730pL-S-E-P3691000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet4635pL-S-E-P4200000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2015Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas4737p---590000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)1392111000000100000.500.5001.0001.500221.500.5001.0000.0050.000.000.00.00100.0
    National League Totals (2 yrs)1192111000000100000.500.5001.0001.500221.500.5001.0000.0050.000.000.00.00100.0
    American League Totals (1 yrs)200000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals481000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals391000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Houston Astros Totals (1 yrs)691000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Arizona Diamondbacks Totals (1 yrs)5011110000000000001.0001.0002.0003.0001211.0001.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)200000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1999Arizona Diamondbacks ArizRk21P2000.05000551.0000.300.0035.7100.01
    1999South Bend Silver HawksMidwA21P200.0000000.0000.000.001.4100.018
    2000Missoula OspreyPioRk22P1200.02100331.0000.300.0015.8100.010
    2000South Bend Silver HawksMidwA22P3100.05200771.0000.200.0022.5100.03
    2001El Paso DiablosTexAA23P3900.02300551.0000.100.0027.9100.03
    2002Tucson SidewindersPCLAAA24P4900.05201771.0000.100.0034.8100.03
    2003Tucson SidewindersPCLAAA25P2200.0111032.6670.100.0015.3100.08
    2003Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB25P54050.13100441.0000.100.0833.3100.03
    2004Tucson SidewindersPCLAAA26P1000.02000221.0000.200.006.9100.018
    2004Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB26P29029.2422086.7500.200.2117.9100.09
    2005Tucson SidewindersPCLAAA27P200.0000000.0000.000.001.4100.028
    2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB27P61066.1370010101.0000.200.1537.7100.02
    2006Tucson SidewindersPCLAAA28P1500.01000111.0000.100.0010.4100.013
    2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB28P43048.21100221.0000.000.0426.597.75
    2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB29P65064.15200771.0000.100.1140.1100.03
    2008Houston AstrosNLMLB30P74072.06310109.9000.100.1346.0100.01
    2009Corpus Christi HooksTexAA31P200.0000000.0000.000.001.4100.023
    2009Houston AstrosNLMLB31P52054.0111032.6670.000.0432.1100.04
    2010DetroitALMLB32P60063.04402881.0000.100.1337.0100.02
    2011DetroitALMLB33p75072.1331076.8570.100.0846.3100.01
    2012DetroitALMLB34P71069.0401054.8000.100.0643.8100.02
    2013Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+35P300.0000000.0000.000.002.3100.026
    2013Toledo Mud HensILAAA35P1100.00200221.0000.200.007.6100.020
    2013DetroitALMLB35P20019.10100111.0000.100.0512.3100.014
    2014NY MetsNLMLB36P21020.2002020.0000.000.0013.0100.016
    2015Syracuse ChiefsILAAA37P2700.0321065.8330.200.0018.8100.06
    MLB Totals - (P)62506273425826759.8810.100.090.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)13600127212119.9050.100.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)41002300551.0000.100.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)300000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)33005200771.0000.200.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)32007100881.0000.300.000.00.00
    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
    1999Minor22----------
    2000Minor43----------
    2001Minor39----------
    2002Minor49----------
    2003MLB54----------
    2003Minor22----------
    2004MLB29----------
    2004Minor10----------
    2005MLB61----------
    2005Minor2----------
    2006MLB43----------
    2006Minor15----------
    2007MLB65----------
    2008MLB74----------
    2009MLB52----------
    2009Minor2----------
    2010MLB60----------
    2011MLB75----------
    2012MLB71----------
    2013MLB20----------
    2013Minor14----------
    2014MLB21----------
    2015Minor27----------
    Totals870----------