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Kevin BaezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1988-2005 MLB Years: 1990-1993
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Drafted

PositionsSS-1347, 2B-201, 3B-169, P-7Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKevin Richard Baez
Height6-0Weight160BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 10,1967 [51.339]PlaceBrooklyn,New York
High SchoolLafayette (Brooklyn,NY)
CollegeDominican College (Orangeburg,NY)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 7th round (182nd overall) of the 1988 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 3,1990 [23.236]
OrganizationsNYN [9] CIN [3] DET [2] MIN [1] BAL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID8360Retrosheet IDbaezk001MLBAM ID110429
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Player Notes:   First player ever drafted out of Dominican College in 1988
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed27Power34Contact75XBH42RBIs40Runs30Hitting42Durability59Team.499Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1988Little Falls MetsNYPLA-nyn-ss217021823587111973323022310.266.361.321.682709257.300.055.220.31712.4511.670.940.39218.0015.52
1989Columbia MetsSALAnyn-ss2212342659108251544119585369330.254.349.352.70115031502.278.098.239.32311.5510.560.911.0085.2028.70
1990Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-ss231063262976110229343844211240.233.315.285.6009313379.262.052.166.27810.0311.611.160.53163.0017.11
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn36ss23512021000000000002.167.167.250.4173112.167.083.083.1840.000.000.000.000.0050.00
1991Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ss246521018368001301123245410.171.226.210.436448235.198.039.090.2035.1113.622.670.000.0022.22
1992Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ss25109352308316123311135745510.236.267.304.57110719379.272.068.105.2603.4315.044.380.53176.0022.89
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn36ss25613020000000000001.154.154.154.3082013.154.000.000.1400.000.000.000.000.000.00
1993Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-ss2663209235411122102202912110.258.325.349.6747314233.291.091.177.3068.5812.451.450.86104.5025.93
1993New York MetsNLMLBnyn1ss26521261023900700131704011.183.259.254.513329143.211.071.175.2379.0911.891.310.000.0039.13
1994Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-ss271103595085171242274052255013.237.313.306.61911020411.268.069.167.2849.7312.651.300.49179.5023.53
1995Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-ss2811637630871324371622571102113.231.274.309.58311619411.262.078.122.2625.3513.872.590.9794.0021.84
1996Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-ss-2b29983023474123114430245325406.245.301.414.71512526337.260.169.258.3127.1215.732.213.2627.4535.14
1997Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-ss301123833810625355434297443607.277.329.397.72615233425.326.120.193.3226.8217.412.551.1876.6031.13
1998Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-ss3149180304610002201262711216.256.349.311.6605610210.297.055.194.30512.3812.861.040.000.0021.74
1998Indianapolis IndiansILAAAcin-2b314913721365011201192602106.263.350.321.671446159.315.058.190.31111.9516.351.370.63137.0016.67
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         983175182150134024553133112.259.350.315.66510016369.305.056.192.30812.2014.361.180.27317.0019.51
1999Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn33b-2b326017515465012620172120312.263.330.309.639546197.288.046.154.2938.6310.661.240.51175.0013.04
1999Indianapolis IndiansILAAAcin-2b32204041230071011401002.300.451.375.82615352.333.075.375.38921.157.690.360.000.0025.00
1999Totals for IL-IL         8021519588013330282521314.270.355.321.676699249.297.051.195.31211.2410.040.890.40215.0015.52
2000Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn18ss-3b3312240752113270550411515064818.278.360.381.74115532476.300.103.211.33310.7110.500.981.0581.4028.32
2001Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-ss-2b34100311356816042803336269411.219.302.309.6119620363.257.090.186.2769.0917.081.881.1077.7529.41
2002Long Island DucksAtlInd-ss351153905192220548223949000012.236.305.331.63612927429.259.095.195.2879.0911.421.261.1778.0029.35
2003Long Island DucksAtlInd-103b36923044489171539003140911504.293.370.405.77512323360.318.112.214.3448.6111.111.291.3960.8025.84
2003Louisville BatsILAAAcin-ss361029250003001500001.172.200.172.3725030.208.000.034.1723.3316.675.000.000.000.00
2004Long Island DucksAtlInd-10ss37983443688161440003145193314.256.317.343.66011821388.282.087.177.2917.9911.601.451.0386.0023.86
2005Long Island DucksAtlInd--ss-2b3817534103003004402001.189.246.245.49113359.204.056.132.2256.786.781.000.000.0030.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6315110271000700131704014.179.244.245.4893710168.201.066.152.0007.7410.121.310.000.0037.04
Minor League Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter138244404931093211134548438534466764374531665.246.318.330.64814652695056.278.084.181.0008.8213.371.520.8998.6724.61
AAA Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1034329035280515811373701736292522325143759.245.309.333.64210962063708.277.088.171.0007.8714.081.791.0088.9225.59
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter15550659122210251356471312456.241.328.294.62214923589.275.053.176.00010.8712.051.110.34253.0018.85
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12342659108251544119585369330.254.349.352.70115031502.278.098.239.00011.5510.560.911.0085.2028.70
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7021823587111973323022310.266.361.321.682709257.300.055.220.00012.4511.670.940.39218.0015.52
Ind Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3221091135279582141302210513810228331.256.325.351.676383741236.280.095.192.0008.5011.171.311.1377.9326.52
New York Mets Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6315110271000700131704014.179.244.245.4893710168.201.066.152.0007.7410.121.310.000.0037.04
Average MLB - Per 162 games16238826692600180033440100310.179.244.245.4899526432.201.066.152.0007.7410.121.310.000.0037.04
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625205812825255746527959628.246.318.330.64817232593.278.084.181.0008.8213.371.520.8998.6724.61

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1996Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-Rel29000.0010100101.00000110000.75----6.756.751.00--
1997Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-Rel30000.0020200202.01000211001.504.50--9.004.500.50--
1998Indianapolis IndiansILAAAcin-Rel31000.0020200202.01000100001.004.50--4.50--0.00--
1999Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn3Rel32003.3720200202.25111100002.2516.873.373.37--0.00--
2001Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-Rel340010.8020200201.22221030001.2010.805.40--16.200.00--
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter002.7990900908.29332551001.458.381.864.664.661.00--
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter002.7990900908.29332551001.458.381.864.664.661.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings002.792050205002050220.020568684611411423001.458.381.864.664.661.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1988Little Falls Mets NYPLA-nyn21SS70--931982620317291.9184.16------70100.093.3
1989Columbia Mets SALAnyn22SS121--1813273660544508.9344.20------12398.486.4
1990Jackson Mets TexAAnyn23SS105--18430124-509485.9534.62------10699.177.8
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn23SS4--57-112121.0003.00------580.02.5
1991Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn24SS66--1282271547370355.9595.38------65101.546.5
1992Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn25SS109--1473051960471452.9604.15------109100.076.8
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn25SS5--511221816.8893.20------683.33.1
1993Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn26SS63--941931540302287.9504.56------63100.044.7
1993New York MetsNLMLBnyn26SS52--57117624180174.9673.35------52100.032.1
1994Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal27SS76--1042031346320307.9594.04------11069.147.2
1994Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal272B34--7393325169166.9824.88------11030.921.1
1995Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet28SS116--2054141692635619.9755.34------116100.081.7
1996Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet29SS51--691571633242226.9344.43------9852.035.9
1996Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet292B42--74135428213209.9814.98------9842.929.6
1996Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet293B2--13--441.0002.00------982.01.4
1996Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet29P1---1--111.0001.00------981.00.7
1997Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin30SS109--1543452374522499.9564.58------11297.376.2
1997Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin30P2---1--111.0000.50------1121.81.4
1998Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin31SS46--671401131218207.9504.50------4993.933.3
1998Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin312B1--14-1551.0005.00------492.00.7
1998Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin312B24--5572524132127.9625.29------4949.016.8
1998Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin31SS10--1327474440.9094.00------4920.47.0
1998Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin313B6--69111615.9382.50------4912.24.2
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn323B28--2875316106103.9723.68------6046.720.0
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn322B26--4765319115112.9744.31------6043.318.6
1999Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin322B10--2011-331311.0003.10------2050.06.9
1999Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin323B4--38111211.9172.75------2020.02.8
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn323B2--11--221.0001.00------603.31.4
1999Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin323B2---2--221.0001.00------2010.01.4
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn32P2---------------603.31.4
2000Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn33SS61--92147824247239.9683.92------12250.042.4
2000Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn333B34--2068849688.9172.59------12227.923.6
2000Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn332B25--5575117131130.9925.20------12220.517.4
2001Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn34SS54--86160546251246.9804.56------10054.038.0
2001Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn342B28--3957289896.9803.43------10028.019.7
2001Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn343B18--2224234846.9582.56------10018.012.7
2001Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn34P2---------------1002.01.4
2002Long Island Ducks AtlIndy-35SS107--1763131659505489.9684.57------11593.084.9
2002Long Island Ducks AtlIndy-352B5--512111817.9443.40------1154.34.0
2003Long Island Ducks AtlIndy-363B63--411341213187175.9362.78------9268.550.0
2003Long Island Ducks AtlIndy-36SS26--4071615117111.9494.27------9228.320.6
2003Louisville Bats ILAAAcin36SS8--1116232927.9313.38------1080.05.6
2004Long Island Ducks AtlIndy-37SS81--1142641051388378.9744.67------9882.764.3
2004Long Island Ducks AtlIndy-373B10--313131716.9411.60------9810.27.9
2005Long Island Ducks AtlIndy-38SS7--1018-228281.0004.00------1741.25.0
2005Long Island Ducks AtlIndy-382B6--915152524.9604.00------1735.34.3
Ind Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS221--3406663212710381006.9694.55------2210.00.0
Ind Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B73--441471316204191.9362.62------730.00.0
Ind Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B11--1427264341.9533.73------110.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS61--67135827210202.9623.31------610.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 11 season(s)-   SS723--1103219413647234333297.9604.56------7230.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B189--36350818124889871.9804.61------1890.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B96--811901525286271.9482.82------960.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P7---2--221.0000.29------70.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS151--2514413531727692.9524.58------1510.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--14-1551.0005.00------10.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS121--1813273660544508.9344.20------1210.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS70--931982620317291.9184.16------700.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1988Little Falls Mets NYPLA-nyn21----70------
1989Columbia Mets SALAnyn22----121------
1990Jackson Mets TexAAnyn23----105------
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn23----4------
1991Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn24----66------
1992Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn25----109------
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn25----5------
1993Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn26----63------
1993New York MetsNLMLBnyn26----52------
1994Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal27---3476------
1995Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet28----116------
1996Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet291--42512-----
1997Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin302---109------
1998Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin31---146------
1998Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin31---24106-----
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn322--26-30-----
1999Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin32---10-6-----
2000Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn33---256134-----
2001Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn342--285418-----
2002Long Island Ducks AtlInd-35---5107------
2003Long Island Ducks AtlInd-36----2663-----
2003Louisville Bats ILAAAcin36----8------
2004Long Island Ducks AtlInd-37----8110-----
2005Long Island Ducks AtlInd-38---67------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2009Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-42Coach1407466.5295.02Gary CarterLost in Semi-Finals
2010Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-43Assistant Coach1387068.50712.03Dave LaPoint
2011Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-44Manager1257847.624--1 Lost in Finals
2012Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-45Manager1366274.4564.54 League Champions
2013Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-46Manager1406377.4502.52 League Champions
2014Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-47Manager1407367.521--1 
2015Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-48Manager1398059.5769.02 Lost in Semi-Finals
2017Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-50Manager1407367.5213.03 Lost in Finals
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2003-09-02Released by Reds 
2003-08-04Contract purchased by Reds from Long Island 
2002-05-01ContractSigned by independent Long Island (Atlantic) 
2001-10-15Free AgentGranted free agency 
2001-01-18Contractre-signed by Mets 
2000-10-15Free AgentGranted free agency 
2000-01-06Contractre-signed by Mets 
1999-10-15Free AgentGranted free agency 
1999-06-08ContractSigned by Mets 
1999-06-01Released by Reds 
1999-02-02Contractre-signed by Reds 
1998-10-16Free AgentGranted free agency 
1998-03-20TradeTraded by Tigers to Reds for Tim Belk. 
1998-03-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1997-10-17Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-01-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1996-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-12-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1995-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-11-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1994-10-17Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-03-27TradeTraded by Mets with Tom Wegmann to Orioles for David Segui. 
1988-06-07Contractsigned 
* 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
1990New York MetsTeam Payroll23100,000-64933-515,727100,000100,000
1992New York MetsTeam Payroll25109,000-68034-962,245109,000209,000
1993New York MetsTeam Payroll26109,000-75729-968,431109,000318,000
* 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