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Desi Relaford SSPhillies

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
11 3347 .243 .319 .347 .237 3.4
Birth Date9-16-1973
Height5' 8"
Weight155 lbs
BatsB
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1996 PHI 22 15 44 40 2 7 2 0 0 9 3 9 0 0 1 1 1 0 .175 .233 .225 .164 -3.9 0.2 -0.4
1997 PHI 23 15 44 38 3 7 1 2 0 12 5 6 0 0 1 6 3 0 .184 .279 .316 .245 0.7 0.1 0.1
1998 PHI 24 142 546 494 45 121 25 3 5 167 33 87 3 6 10 41 9 5 .245 .293 .338 .221 -0.3 -9.3 -0.9
1999 PHI 25 65 242 211 31 51 11 2 1 69 19 34 6 0 6 26 4 3 .242 .322 .327 .226 2.8 1.5 0.4
2000 PHI 26 83 313 253 29 56 12 3 3 83 48 45 9 1 2 30 5 0 .221 .363 .328 .243 9.1 -2.4 0.6
2000 SDN 26 45 189 157 26 32 2 0 2 40 27 26 3 1 1 16 8 0 .204 .330 .255 .237 3.3 -3.0 0.0
2001 NYN 27 120 340 301 43 91 27 0 8 142 27 65 5 5 2 36 13 5 .302 .364 .472 .298 30.3 0.7 3.1
2002 SEA 28 112 376 329 55 88 13 2 6 123 33 51 6 7 1 43 10 3 .267 .339 .374 .262 15.4 -4.7 1.1
2003 KCA 29 141 557 500 70 127 27 5 8 188 40 70 6 3 8 59 20 4 .254 .315 .376 .234 1.9 -4.1 -0.2
2004 KCA 30 114 430 380 45 84 14 0 6 116 34 56 8 4 4 34 5 4 .221 .296 .305 .216 -4.2 3.0 -0.1
2005 COL 31 73 238 210 24 47 13 2 1 67 22 42 4 1 1 16 3 3 .224 .308 .319 .221 0.7 0.9 0.2
2007 TEX 33 14 28 26 2 3 0 0 0 3 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 .115 .179 .115 .113 -4.4 0.5 -0.4
Career93933472939375714147194010192934975028373088128.243.319.347.23751.4-16.53.4

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
1992 PEN A+ 130 495 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .260 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 JAX AA 133 539 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 RIV A+ 99 465 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .378 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 JAX AA 37 169 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .228 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 PCY AA 90 397 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .325 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 TAC AAA 30 128 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .287 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 PHI MLB 15 44 .164 .262 .332 .422 .262 .226 94 -4.9 1.4 0.4 0.2 -0.1 -3.9 -0.4 -3.9 -0.4
1996 SWB AAA 21 96 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .288 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 TAC AAA 93 348 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .236 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 PHI MLB 15 44 .245 .253 .331 .393 .257 .219 100 -0.7 1.2 0.6 0.1 -0.1 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1
1997 SWB AAA 0 567 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .299 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 PHI MLB 142 546 .221 .261 .325 .405 .253 .284 100 -23.3 14.2 7.4 -9.3 1.2 -0.3 -0.9 -0.3 -0.9
1999 PHI MLB 65 242 .226 .269 .340 .428 .258 .284 100 -9.6 6.6 3.5 1.5 2.3 2.8 0.4 2.8 0.4
1999 CLR A+ 0 8 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 PHI MLB 83 313 .243 .268 .333 .428 .256 .257 96 -6.2 8.6 4.5 -2.4 3.8 9.1 0.6 9.1 0.6
2000 SDN MLB 45 189 .237 .263 .341 .427 .258 .231 94 -5.2 5.2 2.7 -3.0 1.0 3.3 0.0 3.3 0.0
2001 NYN MLB 120 340 .298 .259 .327 .412 .258 .356 92 14.2 9.2 1 0.7 3.9 30.0 3.0 30.3 3.1
2002 SEA MLB 112 376 .262 .260 .329 .415 .261 .294 95 0.7 10.0 1.6 -4.7 1.1 15.4 1.1 15.4 1.1
2003 KCA MLB 141 557 .234 .262 .325 .422 .259 .280 103 -15.6 15.2 -0.5 -4.1 3.7 1.9 -0.2 1.9 -0.2
2004 KCA MLB 114 430 .216 .265 .330 .422 .255 .242 102 -21.1 12.8 0.3 3.0 3.2 -4.2 -0.1 -4.2 -0.1
2004 OMA AAA 4 17 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .286 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 COL MLB 73 238 .221 .261 .326 .415 .258 .274 116 -9.9 6.8 1.9 0.9 2.5 0.7 0.2 0.7 0.2
2005 CSP AAA 3 16 .243 .326 .395 .516 .290 .444 119 -0.2 0.3 0 -0.1 -0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2005 SYR AAA 22 93 .216 .273 .348 .431 .257 .226 110 -4.6 2.8 -0.1 -1.7 1.7 -1.1 -0.2 -1.1 -0.2
2006 MEM AAA 11 38 .167 .277 .341 .426 .270 .154 99 -3.8 1.1 0 -0.1 -0.1 -3.6 -0.4 -3.6 -0.4
2007 TEX MLB 14 28 .113 .259 .336 .409 .262 .150 102 -4.6 0.8 0 0.5 -0.2 -4.4 -0.4 -4.4 -0.4
2007 OKL AAA 88 364 .257 .276 .343 .428 .260 .302 103 -1.4 10.9 0.7 -5.7 -1.8 9.0 0.3 8.7 0.3

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1992 PEN A+ 495 53 96 18 1 3 34 39 88 27 7 .216 .278 .281 .065 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 JAX AA 539 49 115 16 4 8 47 50 103 16 12 .244 .321 .345 .102 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 RIV A+ 465 95 116 27 5 5 59 78 78 27 6 .310 .431 .449 .139 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 JAX AA 169 24 29 7 3 3 11 22 28 10 1 .203 .305 .357 .154 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 TAC AAA 128 20 27 5 1 2 7 13 24 6 0 .239 .317 .354 .115 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 PCY AA 397 51 101 11 2 7 27 41 58 25 9 .287 .363 .389 .102 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 PHI MLB 44 2 7 2 0 0 1 3 9 1 0 .175 .233 .225 .050 .164 -3.9 0.2 -0.4
1996 TAC AAA 348 27 65 12 0 4 32 23 58 10 6 .205 .258 .281 .076 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 SWB AAA 96 12 20 4 1 1 11 8 19 7 1 .235 .305 .341 .106 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 PHI MLB 44 3 7 1 2 0 6 5 6 3 0 .184 .279 .316 .132 .245 0.7 0.1 0.1
1997 SWB AAA 567 82 138 34 4 9 53 43 77 29 8 .267 .332 .400 .133 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 PHI MLB 546 45 121 25 3 5 41 33 87 9 5 .245 .293 .338 .093 .221 -0.3 -9.3 -0.9
1999 PHI MLB 242 31 51 11 2 1 26 19 34 4 3 .242 .322 .327 .085 .226 2.8 1.5 0.4
1999 CLR A+ 8 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 .286 .375 .286 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 PHI MLB 313 29 56 12 3 3 30 48 45 5 0 .221 .363 .328 .107 .243 9.1 -2.4 0.6
2000 SDN MLB 189 26 32 2 0 2 16 27 26 8 0 .204 .330 .255 .051 .237 3.3 -3.0 0.0
2001 NYN MLB 340 43 91 27 0 8 36 27 65 13 5 .302 .364 .472 .169 .298 30.3 0.7 3.1
2002 SEA MLB 376 55 88 13 2 6 43 33 51 10 3 .267 .339 .374 .106 .262 15.4 -4.7 1.1
2003 KCA MLB 557 70 127 27 5 8 59 40 70 20 4 .254 .315 .376 .122 .234 1.9 -4.1 -0.2
2004 KCA MLB 430 45 84 14 0 6 34 34 56 5 4 .221 .296 .305 .084 .216 -4.2 3.0 -0.1
2004 OMA AAA 17 1 4 1 0 0 3 2 1 0 0 .267 .353 .333 .067 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 CSP AAA 16 4 4 1 0 0 0 3 3 1 0 .333 .500 .417 .083 .243 0.1 -0.1 0.0
2005 COL MLB 238 24 47 13 2 1 16 22 42 3 3 .224 .308 .319 .095 .221 0.7 0.9 0.2
2005 SYR AAA 93 15 16 2 0 2 6 13 12 5 0 .211 .355 .316 .105 .216 -1.1 -1.7 -0.2
2006 MEM AAA 38 0 4 0 0 0 3 3 7 0 0 .121 .194 .121 .000 .167 -3.6 -0.1 -0.4
2007 OKL AAA 364 45 84 17 2 6 52 41 54 6 0 .266 .354 .389 .123 .257 8.7 -5.7 0.3
2007 TEX MLB 28 2 3 0 0 0 0 2 6 0 1 .115 .179 .115 .000 .113 -4.4 0.5 -0.4

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2005-03-28 2005-04-12 15-DL 15 6 Left Knee Cartilage Injury -
2004-04-06 2004-04-29 15-DL 23 18 Left Thigh Strain Hamstring -
1999-06-18 1999-09-13 60-DL 87 79 Right Wrist Surgery Ligament 1999-06-25 -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2005 COL $950,000
2004 KCA $900,000
2003 KCA $900,000
2002 SEA $1,275,000
2001 NYN $475,000
2000 PHI, SDN $345,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$4,845,000
6 yrTotal$4,845,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
8 y 46 dDan Lozano

Details
  • FA 10/07 designated for assignment 7/31/07
  • contract purchased 7/1/07
  • sent to minor-league camp 3/07 signed as a free agent from STL 2/07 (minor-league contract)
  • signed as a free agent from BAL 5/06 (minor-league contract)
  • released 3/06
  • signed as a free agent from COL 2/06 (minor-league contract)
  • released 8/05 designated for assignment 7/05
  • signed as a free agent from KC 1/05
  • 1 year/$1.05M (05)+$1.25M 06 club option $0.1M buyout
  • 05:$0.95M+$0.3M bonuses
  • 06:$1.25M option $0.1M buyout (Relaford may void option & take buyout)
  • 03:$0.9M, 04:$0.9M
  • signed as a free agent from SEA 1/03, 2 year/$1.8M (03-04)
  • non-tendered 12/02
  • 1 year/$1.275M (02) acquired in trade from SEA 1/02
  • acquired in trade from NYM 12/01, 01:1 year/$0.475M, non-guaranteed k
  • designated for assignment 1/01

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