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Brian GilesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1989-2009 MLB Years: 1995-2009
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World Series Champion

PositionsRF-882, OF-719, LF-646, CF-303, DH-40Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBrian Stephen Giles
Height5-10Weight200BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 20,1971 [47.094]PlaceEl Cajon,California
High SchoolGranite Hills (El Cajon,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 17th round (437th overall) of the 1989 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]Service Time12.096 (2008)
MLB DebutSeptember 16,1995 [24.239]
OrganizationsCLE [10] SDN [7] PIT [5] Awards13Awards Voting5-90
TBC Player ID964Retrosheet IDgileb002MLBAM ID114789
RelationshipsBrother of Marcus Giles
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed57Power67Contact86XBH63RBIs71Runs47Hitting79Durability71Team.534Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1989Burlington IndiansAppRkcle-of183612918407002063111910120.310.366.364.730477142.360.054.163.3307.7513.381.730.000.0017.50
1990Watertown IndiansNYPLA-cle-of19702464471152123118482300120.289.403.378.7819318295.314.089.297.36016.277.800.480.34246.0025.35
1991Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle-of2012539471122140447197687023320.310.411.376.78714818470.365.066.269.36414.4714.891.030.8598.5014.75
1992Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle-of214214028375131835302110010.264.398.379.777539171.293.115.314.36217.5412.280.701.7546.6724.32
1992Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-of212374616400331101000014.216.310.270.58020484.250.054.216.27211.9011.901.000.000.0025.00
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         6521434539132166403110024.248.369.341.7107313255.278.093.280.33215.6912.160.781.1871.3324.53
1993Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-of22123425641391768641812574347340.327.409.452.86119231496.347.125.273.38411.498.670.751.6153.1322.30
1994Charlotte KnightsILAAAcle-of23128434741361831658855561214105.313.390.479.86920837496.332.166.300.37511.0912.301.113.2327.1327.21
1995Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-of2412341367128188156773544085649.310.395.501.89620741486.310.191.332.39011.118.230.743.0927.5332.03
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle58of2469650013000100000.556.556.8891.445819.571.333.333.6250.0011.110.0011.119.0020.00
1996Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-of258331865100176206410422921364.314.395.594.98918943366.294.280.415.41511.487.920.695.4615.9043.00
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22dh-lf2551121264314152730191300346.355.434.6121.0467420143.358.257.438.43513.299.090.683.5024.2046.51
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22lf261303776210115317611336350137210.268.368.459.82717335451.265.191.385.36213.9711.090.793.7722.1834.65
1998Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-of2713465112027006800002.239.327.413.74019452.250.174.304.32911.5415.381.333.8523.0036.36
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22lf2711235056941901666105737531387.269.396.460.85616135430.298.191.414.37416.9817.441.033.7221.8837.23
1999Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24cf2814152110916433339115629580308714.315.418.6141.03232075627.305.299.489.43315.1512.760.846.2213.3645.73
2000Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24cf-lf291565591111763773512360114697081315.315.432.5941.02633279688.305.279.494.43016.5710.030.615.0915.9744.89
2001Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24lf30160576116178377379513690674041410.309.404.590.99434081674.296.281.450.41313.359.940.745.4915.5745.51
2002Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24lf311534979514837538103156135747052410.298.450.6221.07230980644.282.324.614.44420.9611.490.555.9013.0854.05
2003Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24lf32105388701163041670038548602118.299.430.521.95120250481.307.222.433.40717.679.980.563.3324.2543.10
2003San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24lf322910423314241840201020214.298.414.490.9045110128.293.192.423.39215.637.810.503.1326.0032.26
2003Totals for NL-NL         13449293147346208843105588041212.299.427.514.94125360609.304.215.431.40417.249.520.553.2824.6040.82
2004San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24rf331596099717333723941038980409612.284.374.475.84928963711.291.191.348.36512.5211.250.903.2326.4836.42
2005San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24rf3415854592164388158313511964208914.301.423.483.90626361674.314.182.415.39217.669.500.542.2336.3337.20
2006San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24rf351586048715937114839410460504618.263.374.397.77124052717.272.134.315.34214.508.370.581.9543.1432.70
2007Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+sdn-of36310240013004200001.400.571.7001.2717114.429.300.700.53828.5714.290.507.1410.0025.00
2007San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24rf3612148372131272135146646140158.271.361.416.77720142552.288.145.273.34311.5911.050.952.3637.1532.06
2008San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24rf37147559811714041263228752205218.306.398.456.85425556653.318.150.306.37713.327.960.601.8446.5832.75
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24rf3861225184310122310263110126.191.277.271.5486113253.212.080.200.25010.2812.251.190.79112.5030.23
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter184765271121189741155287107810945118383551470114160.291.400.502.90232797537835.294.211.403.00015.1010.660.713.6622.7439.69
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter7692629444804117267037476443853262017213225.306.396.450.84611832133072.326.144.303.00012.5310.610.852.2837.5626.49
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3471211211375551753196168157138127132020.310.391.514.9056231251400.312.204.341.00011.219.860.883.7922.8533.33
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter146499701552168672113675347354.311.394.425.81921235580.333.114.265.00011.559.140.791.3862.3822.58
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17054410116319186822121029333331.300.411.382.79320828655.348.082.289.00015.5714.200.911.2268.0017.18
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter702464471152123118482300120.289.403.378.7819318295.314.089.297.00016.277.800.480.34246.0025.35
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3612918407002063111910120.310.366.364.730477142.360.054.163.0007.7513.381.730.000.0017.50
San Diego Padres Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter833312947087218925834154320509358200303180.279.380.435.81513602973688.290.156.326.00013.809.710.702.2537.7034.06
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter7152541501782174261655064017519338270276957.308.426.5911.01715033653114.299.283.497.00016.6710.850.655.3015.4046.68
Cleveland Indians Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2998571502434843915726815513944131423.284.391.485.876416911033.295.201.404.00015.0013.460.903.7821.9737.45
Average MLB - Per 162 games162572981663652595104104734061014.291.400.502.90228866687.294.211.403.00015.1010.660.713.6622.7439.69
Average Minor - Per 162 games162554941692551579169816944475.306.396.450.84624945647.326.144.303.00012.5310.610.852.2837.5626.49

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1989Burlington Indians AppRkcle18OF31--5231-5655.9821.77------3686.145.6
1990Watertown Indians NYPLA-cle19OF58--10881-117116.9912.00------7082.975.3
1991Kinston Indians CaroA+cle20OF124--1871054202197.9751.59------12599.289.9
1992Kinston Indians CaroA+cle21OF42--743117877.9871.83------42100.060.9
1992Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle21OF22--45---45451.0002.05------2395.715.9
1993Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle22OF100--18625-193188.9741.88------12381.372.5
1994Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle23OF126--2421245258254.9842.02------12898.488.7
1995Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle24OF118--24845-257252.9812.14------12395.981.9
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24OF3--21--331.0001.00------650.02.1
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24DH1---------------616.70.7
1996Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle25OF83--13252-139137.9861.65------83100.057.6
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25DH21---------------5141.213.0
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25LF11--16---16161.0001.45------5121.66.8
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25RF5--10---10101.0002.00------519.83.1
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26LF82--149531157154.9811.88------13063.150.9
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26RF25--2321-2625.9621.00------13019.215.5
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26CF20--28-2-3028.9331.40------13015.412.4
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26DH9---------------1306.95.6
1998Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle27OF10--18-1-1918.9471.80------1376.97.0
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27LF95--199751211206.9762.17------11284.858.6
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27RF6--11---11111.0001.83------1125.43.7
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27DH6---------------1125.43.7
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27CF3--2---221.0000.67------1122.71.9
1999Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28CF108--238622246244.9922.26------14176.667.1
1999Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28RF25--4611-4847.9791.88------14117.715.5
1999Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28LF8--101--11111.0001.38------1415.75.0
1999Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28DH3---------------1412.11.9
2000Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29CF72-621168941181177.9782.460.29-----15646.244.4
2000Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29LF46-3877421-7776.9871.650.20-----15629.528.4
2000Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29RF39-3427431-7877.9871.970.23-----15625.024.1
2001Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30LF124-918199672212205.9671.650.22-----16077.576.5
2001Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30CF61-44110813-112109.9731.790.25-----16038.137.7
2002Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31LF151-12782431375263256.9731.700.20-----15398.793.8
2002Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31CF3-121---111.0000.330.08-----1532.01.9
2003Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32LF999180819332-198196.9901.980.24-----10594.361.1
2003San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32LF29292525522-5957.9661.970.23-----29100.017.9
2003Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32CF1614124401--41411.0002.560.33-----10515.29.9
2004San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33RF1591581383323873338331.9792.080.24-----159100.098.1
2005San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn34RF1431401220295641305301.9872.100.25-----15890.588.3
2005San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn34CF171513332---32321.0001.880.24-----15810.810.5
2005San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn34LF1-12---221.0002.002.00-----1580.60.6
2006San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn35RF1581581398299772313306.9781.940.22-----158100.097.5
2007Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn36OF2--41--551.0002.50------366.71.4
2007San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn36RF1201191063216251223218.9781.820.21-----12199.273.6
2007San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn36CF1161---111.0001.000.17-----1210.80.6
2008San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn37RF1441421263276371286279.9761.940.22-----14798.088.9
2008San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn37CF2-2-------------1471.41.2
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn38RF58565021136-31191191.0002.050.24-----6195.135.8
MLB Totals for RF - 11 season(s)-   RF8827737171168638331117571724.9811.950.24-----8820.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 9 season(s)-   LF646120364411403927912061179.9781.830.32-----6460.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 10 season(s)-   CF30330133961817113646635.9832.100.47-----3030.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH40---------------400.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--21--331.0001.00------30.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF337--64021125673661.9821.96------3370.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF122--23125-238233.9791.91------1220.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF168--2651465285279.9791.66------1680.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF58--10881-117116.9912.00------580.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF31--5231-5655.9821.77------310.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1989Burlington Indians AppRkcle18---------31-
1990Watertown Indians NYPLA-cle19---------58-
1991Kinston Indians CaroA+cle20---------124-
1992Kinston Indians CaroA+cle21---------42-
1992Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle21---------22-
1993Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle22---------100-
1994Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle23---------126-
1995Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle24---------118-
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24---------31
1996Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle25---------83-
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25------11-5-21
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26------822025-9
1998Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle27---------10-
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27------9536-6
1999Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28------810825-3
2000Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29------467239--
2001Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30------12461---
2002Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31------1513---
2003Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32------9916---
2003San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32------29----
2004San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33--------159--
2005San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn34------117143--
2006San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn35--------158--
2007Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn36---------2-
2007San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn36-------1120--
2008San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn37-------2144--
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn38--------58--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1996Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB2511000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1997Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB2637010000000100000.143.143.143.286107.167.000.0000.0014.290.000.000.000.00
1997Cleveland IndiansChamp. SeriesMLB26616133000002600000.188.278.375.6536318.300.187.31311.1133.333.000.000.00100.00
1997Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB2654121002004100000.500.750.7501.500318.667.2501.25050.0012.500.250.000.0050.00
1998Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB27310121000001400000.200.273.300.5733111.333.100.2009.0936.364.000.000.0050.00
1998Cleveland IndiansChamp. SeriesMLB27412010000001300000.083.154.083.2371013.111.000.0837.6923.083.000.000.000.00
2005San Diego PadresDiv SeriesMLB34313030001101200001.231.286.231.5173014.273.000.1547.1414.292.000.000.000.00
2006San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB3523651821422131091010102.323.408.538.94635876.352.215.36911.8413.161.112.6332.5038.10
2006San Diego PadresDiv SeriesMLB35414141001002300101.286.353.357.7105117.333.071.21411.7617.651.500.000.0025.00
2007San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB3621576177306008610002.298.394.526.920301066.333.228.36812.129.090.750.000.0058.82
2008San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB379232101113011200000.435.458.6961.15416324.450.261.2614.178.332.004.1723.0030.00
2009San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB3819495113015005310101.224.304.347.65117456.217.123.2248.935.360.601.7949.0036.36
2010Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3924000000001100000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.25020.0020.001.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs74198315915642711242230205.298.379.495.8749825227.316.197.31810.579.690.921.7649.5042.37
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 5 yrs144521020021041100102.222.280.267.54712250.286.045.1568.0022.002.750.000.0020.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs1028143000003900000.143.226.250.4767331.211.107.2149.6829.033.000.000.0075.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs54121002004100000.500.750.7501.500318.667.2501.25050.0012.500.250.000.0050.00

Awards [13]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1994International League All-Star Team (OF)1
1995American Association All-Star (OF)1
1996American Association All-Star (OF)1
1997Prairie League All-Star (SS)1
1999National League Player of the Week (May 3-May 9) ... National League Player of the Week (August 30-September 5) ... Pittsburgh Pirates Player of the Year3
2000National League Player of the Week (August 14-August 20) ... National League Player of the Week (May 1-May 7) ... Pittsburgh Pirates Player of the Year3
2001Pittsburgh Pirates Player of the Year1
2002Pittsburgh Pirates Player of the Year1
2004National League Player of the Week (April 26-May 2)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-03-11Announced retirement 
2010-02-08ContractSigned by Dodgers 
2009-10-28InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-07-31InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2009-06-19InjuredDisabled -- Right knee contusion 
2008-11-07Option exercised by Padres 
2007-06-28InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-05-26InjuredDisabled -- Right knee 
2003-08-26TradeTraded by Pirates to Padres for Corey Stewart, Oliver Perez and Jason Bay. 
2003-05-07InjuredActivated from DL 
2003-04-12InjuredDisabled -- sprained right MCL 
1998-11-18TradeTraded by Indians to Pirates for Ricardo Rincon. 
1989-07-18Contractsigned 
* 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
1995Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll24109,000-75336-999,520109,000109,000
1996Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll25110,000-7813714957,870109,000219,000
1997Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll26175,000-64432291,182,177150,000394,000
1998Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll27300,000-50127441,276,192170,000694,000
1999Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll281,116,666-3299641,454,491200,0001,810,666
2000Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll291,816,667-279770++1,394,248200,0003,627,333
2001Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll307,333,333-55195++1,897,758200,00010,960,666
2002Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll318,063,003-48195++2,011,045200,00019,023,669
2003Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll328,563,003-59293++2,163,527300,00027,586,672
2003San Diego PadresTeam Payroll328,563,003-59293++2,163,527300,00027,586,672
2004San Diego PadresTeam Payroll338,833,333-55195++2,070,100300,00036,420,005
2005San Diego PadresTeam Payroll348,333,333-65493++2,189,055300,00044,753,338
2006San Diego PadresTeam Payroll357,666,666-98388++2,365,072327,00052,420,004
2007San Diego PadresTeam Payroll369,666,667-68292++2,459,737380,00062,086,671
2008San Diego PadresTeam Payroll379,666,66612.09685291++2,696,252390,00071,753,337
2009San Diego PadresTeam Payroll389,000,000-95289++2,746,792400,00080,753,337
* 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