TSN TV Schedule TSN2 TV Schedule
MLB

Paul Bako # - C

  • Age: 41
  • DOB: 1972/06/20
  • POB: Lafayette, LA
  • Height: 6-3 Weight: 210lbs
  • Bats/Throws: L/R
  • MLB Seasons: 12
  • Drafted by Cincinnati in 1993 (5th round).

Scouting Report

Assets
Flaws
Career potential

Honours and Awards

1993Pioneer League (R) - All-Star Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2009/06/09Contract purchased from Reading (AA).
2009/05/18Signed by the Philadelphia Phillies to a minor league contract.
2009/03/30Released by the Chicago Cubs.
2009/01/30Signed as a free agent by the Chicago Cubs to a one-year contract.
2008/03/30Contract purchased from Louisville (AAA).
2008/02/01Signed by the Cincinnati Reds to a minor league contract.
2007/10/30Filed for free agency.
2006/12/06Signed as a free agent by the Baltimore Orioles to a one-year contract.
2006/10/31Filed for free agency.
2006/08/02Missed 23 games (right oblique muscle strain).
2006/07/08Right oblique muscle strain, 15-day DL.
2006/07/06Right oblique muscle strain, day-to-day.
2005/12/13Signed as a free agent by the Kansas City Royals to a one-year contract.
2005/10/02Missed 116 games (sprained left knee).
2005/07/04Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (sprained left knee).
2005/05/27Sprained left knee, 15-day DL.
2005/01/11Signed as a free agent by the Los Angeles Dodgers to a one-year contract.
2004/10/29Filed for free agency.
2003/12/19Re-signed by the Chicago Cubs to a one-year contract.
2002/12/20Re-signed by the Chicago Cubs to a one-year contract.
2002/11/26Acquired from the Milwaukee Brewers.
2002/06/25Missed 14 games (finger injury).
2002/06/09Finger injury, 15-day DL.
2002/06/01Missed 1 game (hamstring).
2002/05/30Hamstring, day-to-day.
2002/03/20Acquired from the Atlanta Braves.
2001/12/06Re-signed by the Atlanta Braves to a one-year contract.
2001/06/15Missed 3 games (right hamstring injury).
2001/06/11Right hamstring injury, day-to-day.

Trades

2009/05/18Signed by the Philadelphia Phillies to a minor league contract.
2009/01/30Signed as a free agent by the Chicago Cubs.
2008/02/01Signed by the Cincinnati Reds to a minor league contract.
2006/12/06Signed as a free agent by the Baltimore Orioles.
2005/12/13Signed as a free agent by the Kansas City Royals.
2005/01/11Signed as a free agent by Los Angeles Dodgers.
2002/11/26Milwaukee Brewers traded Paul Bako to the Chicago Cubs for Ryan Gripp.
2002/03/20Milwaukee Brewers traded Henry Blanco to the Atlanta Braves for Jose Cabrera and Paul Bako.
2000/07/21Claimed by the Atlanta Braves off waivers from the Florida Marlins.
1999/01/14Houston Astros traded Brad Ausmus and C.J. Nitkowski to the Detroit Tigers for Paul Bako, Dean Crow, Mark Persails, Brian Powell and Carlos Villalobos.
1997/11/11Cincinnati Reds traded Paul Bako and Donne Wall to Detroit Tigers for Melvin Nieves.
1993/06/03Drafted by the Cincinnati Reds in the 5th round in 1993.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
2009PhiladelphiaNL44116122640391332015.224.308.336.644
2009ReadingAA10425151001018000.357.372.381.753
2008CincinnatiNL992993065112635349002-.217.299.328.627
2007BaltimoreAL60156133231181550014.205.277.256.533
2006Kansas CityAL56153732300101146002.209.261.229.490
2006WichitaAA3123200020100-.167.167.167.334
2005LA DodgersNL13401102004712001.250.362.300.662
2004Chicago CubsNL491381328801101529104.203.288.283.571
2003Chicago CubsNL7018819431330172247016.229.311.330.641
2002MilwaukeeNL872342455814202046024.235.295.329.624
2001AtlantaNL6113719291012152034103.212.312.343.655
2000AtlantaNL24588114026515001.190.254.362.616
2000FloridaNL561611039610142248003.242.335.292.627
2000HoustonNL1200000001000.000.000.000.000
2000Total Hou/Fla/AtlNL8122118501012202764001.226.312.308.620
1999HoustonNL7321516551412172657116.256.332.358.690
1998DetroitAL9630523831213302382116.272.319.348.667
1997IndianapolisAAA10432134781418433481056.243.316.368.684
1996ChattanoogaAA1103605310627084848931013.294.381.436.817
1995Winston-SalemA8224929711127274266316.285.389.430.819
1994Winston-SalemA9028929599132635812215.204.299.273.572
1993BillingsR5719434611104302237516.314.382.433.815
TotalMLB78922021955089811241952335894945.231.305.318.623
TotalAL21261443147182448491781212.239.294.295.589
TotalNL5771588152361809201471844113733.227.309.327.636
TotalAAA10432134781418433481056.243.316.368.684
TotalAA12341461123280860491021013.297.374.423.797
TotalA172538581302031053771475321.242.341.346.687
TotalR5719434611104302237516.314.382.433.815

Legend:

GP - games played
AB - at bats
R - runs
H - hits
TB - total bases
2B - doubles
3B - triples
HR - home runs
RBI - runs batted in
BB - walks or base on balls
SO - strikeouts
SB - stolen bases
CS - caught stealing
E - errors
AVG - average
OBP - on-base percentage
SLG - slugging perentage


© 2014
All rights reserved.
Bell Media Television