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Craig Brazell    \BRAH-zell\

Craig Walter Brazell

Positions: First Baseman and Outfielder
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 210 lb.

Born: May 10, 1980 in Montgomery, Alabama, United States
High Schools: Jefferson Davis HS (Montgomery, AL), Montgomery HS (Montgomery, AL)

Drafted by the New York Mets in the 5th round of the 1998 MLB June Amateur Draft from Jefferson Davis HS (Montgomery, AL).

Major League Stats

Register Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1998 18 -1.3 Mets GULF Rk NYM 13 50 47 6 14 3 1 1 6 0 0 2 13 .298 .340 .468 .808 22 0 1 0 0 0
1999 19 -0.7 Kingsport APPY Rk NYM 59 239 221 27 85 16 1 6 39 6 5 7 34 .385 .422 .548 .969 121 5 8 2 1 4
2000 20 -1.4 Capital City SALL A NYM 112 439 406 35 98 28 0 8 57 3 3 15 82 .241 .279 .369 .648 150 6 9 1 8 1
2001 21 -0.4 Capital City SALL A NYM 83 356 331 51 102 25 5 19 72 0 3 15 74 .308 .343 .586 .929 194 3 5 0 5 3
2002 22 -1.0 2 Teams 2 Lgs A+-AA NYM 135 568 532 52 147 33 3 22 101 2 3 14 106 .276 .305 .474 .778 252 9 12 0 10 3
2002 22 -0.5 St. Lucie FLOR A+ NYM 100 431 402 38 107 25 3 16 82 2 1 13 78 .266 .292 .463 .755 186 7 6 0 10 3
2002 22 -2.4 Binghamton EL AA NYM 35 137 130 14 40 8 0 6 19 0 2 1 28 .308 .343 .508 .851 66 2 6 0 0 0
2003 23 -1.8 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA NYM 123 516 478 62 138 26 2 17 77 3 1 24 105 .289 .328 .458 .786 219 4 7 0 7 5
2003 23 -1.5 Binghamton EL AA NYM 111 468 432 58 126 23 2 17 76 2 1 23 97 .292 .331 .472 .803 204 4 6 0 7 4
2003 23 -4.3 Norfolk IL AAA NYM 12 48 46 4 12 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 8 .261 .292 .326 .618 15 0 1 0 0 1
2004 24 -3.3 Norfolk IL AAA NYM 121 505 475 66 126 22 2 23 67 1 2 21 99 .265 .300 .465 .765 221 5 3 5 1 5
2004 24 -5.4 NYM NL MLB NYM 24 35 34 3 9 2 0 1 3 0 0 1 7 .265 .286 .412 .697 14 1 0 0 0 0
2005 25 -2.3 Norfolk IL AAA NYM 52 187 173 22 43 11 2 6 28 2 0 13 32 .249 .301 .439 .740 76 6 0 1 0 3
2006 26 1.8 Jacksonville SOUL AA LAD 117 448 421 56 104 26 1 21 91 1 0 19 94 .247 .283 .463 .747 195 19 4 0 4 1
2007 27 0.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA KCR 135 575 542 83 171 38 0 39 91 0 1 31 102 .315 .352 .601 .953 326 13 0 1 1 3
2007 27 2.5 Wichita TL AA KCR 30 120 109 15 38 5 0 7 15 0 0 11 19 .349 .408 .587 .995 64 1 0 0 0 1
2007 27 0.0 Omaha PCL AAA KCR 105 455 433 68 133 33 0 32 76 0 1 20 83 .307 .337 .605 .942 262 12 0 1 1 2
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2007 27 -2.2 KCR AL MLB KCR 5 5 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .250 .400 .250 .650 1 0 0 0 0 0
2008 28 -1.0 Seibu JPPL Fgn 130 521 471 59 110 19 0 27 87 0 0 30 139 .234 .294 .446 .740 210 11 13 0 7 0
2009 29 2.2 St. Paul AA Ind 7 32 31 9 18 4 0 4 12 0 0 0 2 .581 .563 1.097 1.659 34 0 0 0 1 0
2009 29 -0.6 Hanshin JPCL Fgn 82 295 285 29 83 14 0 16 49 0 1 8 66 .291 .308 .509 .817 145 13 0 0 2 2
2010 30 0.5 Hanshin JPCL Fgn 143 601 564 82 167 15 0 47 117 1 0 25 153 .296 .329 .573 .902 323 14 6 0 6 0
2011 31 1.3 Hanshin JPCL Fgn 120 456 422 33 119 21 0 16 69 0 1 21 71 .282 .322 .445 .768 188 15 7 0 6 1
2012 32 2.1 Hanshin JPCL Fgn 98 295 275 21 64 11 0 12 43 0 0 18 72 .233 .285 .404 .688 111 16 2 0 0 0
2013 33 5.8 St. Paul AA Ind 27 108 101 13 35 10 0 4 21 0 0 5 8 .347 .389 .564 .953 57 2 0 0 0
2013 33 4.6 Chiba Lotte JPPL Fgn 62 201 185 20 49 6 0 11 33 0 0 10 45 .265 .303 .476 .779 88 6 2 0 4 1
2014 34 5.7 Chiba Lotte JPPL Fgn 35 91 76 8 21 5 0 4 14 0 0 14 18 .276 .396 .500 .896 38 2 1 0 0 1
MLB (2 seasons) MLB 29 40 38 4 10 2 0 1 3 0 0 2 8 .263 .300 .395 .695 15 1 0 0 0 0
Minors (10 seasons) Minors 950 3883 3626 460 1028 228 17 162 629 18 18 161 741 .284 .320 .490 .809 1776 70 49 10 37 28
Foreign (7 seasons) Foreign 670 2460 2278 252 613 91 0 133 412 1 2 126 564 .269 .313 .484 .797 1103 77 31 0 25 5
Other (2 seasons) Other 34 140 132 22 53 14 0 8 33 0 0 5 10 .402 .429 .689 1.118 91 0 2 0 1 0
All Levels (17 Seasons) 1683 6523 6074 738 1704 335 17 304 1077 19 20 294 1323 .281 .319 .491 .811 2985 148 82 10 63 33
Rk (2 seasons) Minors 72 289 268 33 99 19 2 7 45 6 5 9 47 .369 .408 .534 .941 143 5 9 2 1 4
A (2 seasons) Minors 195 795 737 86 200 53 5 27 129 3 6 30 156 .271 .307 .467 .774 344 9 14 1 13 4
AA (4 seasons) Minors 293 1173 1092 143 308 62 3 51 201 3 3 54 238 .282 .322 .484 .807 529 26 16 0 11 6
AAA (4 seasons) Minors 290 1195 1127 160 314 69 4 61 172 4 3 55 222 .279 .314 .509 .823 574 23 4 7 2 11
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1998 18 Mets GULF Rk NYM 1B 4 31 29 1 1 2 .968 7.50
1998 18 Mets GULF Rk NYM C 2 29 28 1 0 0 1.000 14.50 1 3 0 0%
1999 19 Kingsport APPY Rk NYM 1B 30 276 257 15 4 17 .986 9.07
2000 20 Capital City SALL A NYM 1B 86 677 615 44 18 56 .973 7.66
2000 20 Capital City SALL A NYM LF 1
2000 20 Capital City SALL A NYM OF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
2001 21 Capital City SALL A NYM 1B 58 539 509 24 6 39 .989 9.19
2002 22 2 Teams 2 Lgs A+-AA NYM 1B 132 1252 1170 62 20 99 .984 9.33
2002 22 St. Lucie FLOR A+ NYM 1B 100 1003 945 45 13 77 .987 9.90
2002 22 Binghamton EL AA NYM 1B 32 249 225 17 7 22 .972 7.56
2003 23 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA NYM 1B 120 1102 1000 91 11 115 .990 9.09
2003 23 Binghamton EL AA NYM 1B 108 984 895 78 11 104 .989 9.01
2003 23 Norfolk IL AAA NYM 1B 12 118 105 13 0 11 1.000 9.83
2004 24 Norfolk IL AAA NYM 1B 95 815 742 64 9 89 .989 8.48
2004 24 Norfolk IL AAA NYM OF 18 13 12 1 0 0 1.000 0.72
2004 24 NYM NL MLB NYM 1B 7 35.0 39 34 4 1 1 .974 9.77 5.43
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
2005 25 Norfolk IL AAA NYM 1B 8 7 65.0 77 67 9 1 9 .987 10.52 9.50
2005 25 Norfolk IL AAA NYM LF 22 21 186.0 22 18 0 4 0 .818 0.87 0.82
2006 26 Jacksonville SOUL AA LAD 1B 77 74 651.1 673 616 51 6 63 .991 9.22 8.66
2006 26 Jacksonville SOUL AA LAD 3B 6 5 48.0 13 3 9 1 0 .923 2.25 2.00
2006 26 Jacksonville SOUL AA LAD LF 4 4 27.0 8 8 0 0 0 1.000 2.67 2.00
2006 26 Jacksonville SOUL AA LAD RF 1 1 9.0 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00 3.00
2007 27 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA KCR 1B 66 66 575.0 621 575 36 10 71 .984 9.56 9.26
2007 27 Wichita TL AA KCR 1B 9 9 68.1 82 71 10 1 7 .988 10.67 9.00
2007 27 Omaha PCL AAA KCR 1B 57 57 506.2 539 504 26 9 64 .983 9.41 9.30
2007 27 KCR AL MLB KCR 1B 1 3.0 7 7 0 0 2 1.000 21.00 7.00
2008 28 Seibu JPPL Fgn 1B 80 639 585 46 8 47 .987 7.89
2009 29 St. Paul AA Ind 3B 7 14 4 9 1 1 .929 1.86
2009 29 Hanshin JPCL Fgn 1B 75 699 655 35 9 49 .987 9.20
2010 30 Hanshin JPCL Fgn 1B 143 1230 1140 82 8 114 .993 8.55
2011 31 Hanshin JPCL Fgn 1B 118 990 933 55 2 71 .998 8.37
2012 32 Hanshin JPCL Fgn 1B 74 600 575 24 1 27 .998 8.09
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
2012 32 Hanshin JPCL Fgn LF 2
2013 33 St. Paul AA Ind 1B 14 102 96 3 3 10 .971 7.07
2013 33 Chiba Lotte JPPL Fgn 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
2014 34 Chiba Lotte JPPL Fgn 1B 1 9 9 0 0 1 1.000 9.00
MLB (2 seasons) MLB 1B 8 38.0 46 41 4 1 3 .978 10.66 5.63
Minors (10 seasons) Minors 1B 676 147 1291.1 6063 5580 397 86 560 .986 9.44 8.84
Minors (3 seasons) Minors LF 27 25 213.0 30 26 0 4 0
Minors (2 seasons) Minors OF 19 13 12 1 0 0 1.000 0.68
Foreign (7 seasons) Foreign 1B 492 4167 3897 242 28 309 .993 8.41
All Levels (17 Seasons) 1B 1190 147 1329.1 10378 9614 646 118 882 .989 9.47 8.62
All Levels (2 Seasons) 3B 13 5 48.0 27 7 18 2 1 .926 2.25 1.92
All Levels (4 Seasons) LF 29 25 213.0 30 26 0 4 0
All Levels (2 Seasons) OF 19 13 12 1 0 0 1.000 0.68
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Sabr ID: 04f18a02

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