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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Derek Anthony Root
Stat Years
1993-2001
Height/Weight
6-5 / 190
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (163) ... 1B (79)
Draft Position
1B
Born Date/Place
1975-05-26 in Lakewood, Ohio   [44.267]
Death
High School
St. Edward (Lakewood,OH)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Houston Astros in Round #5 (#140 overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Kevin Stein
MLB Debut
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [7] SDN [1] NYN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 93712
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1993Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou-181b14113112378001612122120000.282.352.344.696145458.145.062.3368.2814.481.750.00.0021.6
    1994Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou-191b2471692146810352181810325.272.304.331.635181569.112.059.2994.429.942.250.00.0019.6
    1998Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-23p378220000001201001.250.333.250.5831020.125.000.33310.0020.002.000.00.000.0
    1998New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-23p312000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1999Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-241b42832010000000605000.031.031.031.0623710.000.000.0380.0016.220.000.00.000.0
    2000Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-25p594211001000000000.250.250.500.750421.250.250.2500.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    Minor League Totals133346378717105233214936326.251.298.306.60437910618.116.055.2905.5412.932.330.00.0020.7
    Minor: Rk Totals88300338316105133203930325.277.325.337.66232610117.127.060.3146.1311.961.950.00.0020.5
    Minor: AA Totals3540230000001806001.075.098.075.1734730.025.000.0942.1317.028.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals106211001000200000.167.167.333.500621.167.166.2500.0033.330.000.00.00100.0
    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 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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1995Auburn AstrosNYPLA-hou-201---203.2917300514138.1281414024374121.366.570.005.638.693.291.541.000
    1995Kissimmee CobrasFSLA+hou-201---004.5050001506.010330230002.0015.000.003.004.504.501.50.000
    1995Minor Totals: HOUbyYearA+/A-----202---203.4722300619144.3381717026404121.457.760.005.318.163.471.541.000
    1996Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAhou-212---533.00402002238763.0552521126476041.297.860.143.716.713.571.81.625
    1996Minor Totals: HOUbyYearA----211---533.00402002238763.0552521126476041.297.860.143.716.713.571.81.625
    1997Kissimmee CobrasFSLA+hou-223---4144.19262220040129.013176601042687571.349.140.702.934.745.301.62.222
    1997Minor Totals: HOUbyYearA+----221---4144.19262220040129.013176601042687571.349.140.702.934.745.301.62.222
    1998Kissimmee CobrasFSLA+hou-234---542.35299221320480.1692821320794141.117.730.342.248.853.143.95.556
    1998Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-234---413.89760001044.0462419417311011.439.410.823.486.344.911.82.800
    1998New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-234---102.8411000006.13221341000.954.261.424.265.682.841.331.000
    1998Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA/AA/A+----233---1052.9037162213214130.711854428401146151.218.160.552.767.883.732.85.667
    1999Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-245---7164.65282600020156.2167103811779129142111.579.590.984.547.415.921.63.304
    1999Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAA----241---7164.67282600020156.7167103811779129142111.579.620.984.557.435.931.63.304
    2000St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-256---003.6850002507.110330291011.6412.270.002.4511.053.684.50.000
    2000Mobile BayBearsSouAAsdn-256---403.6315200313222.11599118130001.486.040.407.255.243.630.721.000
    2000Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn43256---017.82900019012.213131101170011.899.240.007.824.979.240.64.000
    2000Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-256---009.00920027014.018151411072012.0011.570.646.434.509.640.70.000
    2000Minor Totals: SDN-NYNbyYearA+/AAA/AA----254---415.9438400834256.3564037241363031.738.980.326.585.786.420.88.800
    2001Camden RiversharksAtlIndy------267---874.91242430000154.01789184155011010101.4810.400.882.926.435.322.20.533
    2001Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----261---874.91242430000154.01789184155011010101.4810.400.882.926.435.322.20.533
    Minor League Totals32394.0019173424911814580.056531525838254434409321.418.770.593.946.734.891.71.451
    Minor: Indy Totals874.91242430000154.01789184155011010101.4810.400.882.926.435.322.20.533
    Minor: A- Totals203.3117300514138.3281414024374121.366.610.005.678.743.311.541.000
    Minor: A Totals533.00402002238763.0552521126476041.297.860.143.716.713.571.81.625
    Minor: A+ Totals9183.5265314216344222.7220110871366159126121.298.910.532.676.444.462.41.333
    Minor: AA Totals15184.595934004252235.724114912022125180152131.569.220.844.786.895.701.44.455
    Minor: AAA Totals107.161030027020.3211716213113011.699.400.905.824.937.610.851.000
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1993Gulf Coast Astros GCLRk181B3600.0284171126312301.9658.400.0061.087.81
    1994Gulf Coast Astros GCLRk191B4300.033824933371362.9768.400.0072.991.51
    1995Auburn AstrosNYPLA-20P1700.076101413.9290.800.0023.0100.05
    1995Kissimmee CobrasFSLA+20P500.0011021.5000.200.003.7100.020
    1996Quad Cities River BanditsMidwA21P4000.02100012121.0000.300.0030.5100.02
    1997Kissimmee CobrasFSLA+22P2600.0819102827.9641.000.0019.0100.07
    1998Kissimmee CobrasFSLA+23P2900.04160120201.0000.700.0020.9100.05
    1998Jackson GeneralsTexAA23P700.01630107.7001.000.005.0100.019
    1998New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAA23P100.01000111.0001.000.000.7100.024
    2000St. Lucie MetsFSLA+25P500.00100111.0000.200.003.6100.016
    2000Mobile BayBearsSouAA25P1500.01200331.0000.200.0010.8100.016
    2000Binghamton MetsEastAA25P900.01100221.0000.200.006.4100.016
    2000Las Vegas StarsPCLAAA25P900.00200221.0000.200.006.3100.018
    AAA Totals - (P)10001200331.0000.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)310039301512.8000.400.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)65001237215149.9610.800.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)40002100012121.0000.300.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (P)170076101413.9290.800.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (1B)7900622412059683663.9718.400.000.00.00
    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--36--------
    1994Minor--43--------
    1995Minor22----------
    1996Minor40----------
    1997Minor26----------
    1998Minor37----------
    2000Minor38----------
    Totals163-79--------