Scott
Podsednik
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Height: 6' 0''
Weight: 185
 
Born: March 18, 1976 in Usa, TX, WEST
 
Awards & Accomplishments
All-Star Selections 2009   
Ratings - Batting     Help
                                             
  Contact Power Gap Eye Ks
Year Age Tm Lg Salary   vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
2004 28 CHN NL $ 300,000   9 9 8 6 3 4 5 9 8 5 6 6 6 6 6
2005 29 CHN NL $ 2,907,143   9 9 8 5 3 4 5 9 8 5 6 6 7 7 7
2006 30 CHN NL $ 3,300,000   9 9 8 5 3 4 5 9 8 5 6 6 7 7 7
2007 31 CHN NL $ 3,528,571   9 9 8 5 3 4 5 9 8 5 6 6 7 7 7
2008 32 WSH NL $ 5,750,000   9 9 8 5 3 4 5 9 8 5 6 6 7 7 7
2009 33 WSH NL $ 5,750,000   9 9 8 5 3 4 5 9 8 5 6 6 7 7 7
2010 34 WSH NL $ 5,750,000   9 9 8 5 3 4 5 9 8 5 6 5 7 7 7
2011 35 HOU NL $ 7,050,000   9 9 8 5 3 4 5 8 7 4 6 5 7 7 7
2012 36 HOU NL $ 7,050,000   9 9 8 5 3 4 4 8 7 4 5 5 6 6 6
2013 37 WSH NL $ 1,000,000   6 6 5 3 1 1 1 5 4 2 4 3 4 4 4
2014 38 WSH NL     3 3 3 3 1 1 1 5 4 2 4 3 3 3 3
OOTP6 Min Ratings     3 3 3 3 1 1 1 5 4 2 4 3 3 3 3
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 7,050,000   9 9 8 6 3 4 5 9 8 5 6 6 7 7 7
Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won MVP or Rookie of the Year.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS
2004 28 MIL NL 93 370 52 119 11 9 4 42 52 18 31 49 .322 .376 .432 .809 60.2 10.1
  CHN NL 62 245 45 62 8 4 6 21 35 12 26 44 .253 .326 .392 .718 34.3 5.0
  TOT   155 615 97 181 19 13 10 63 87 30 57 93 .294 .356 .416 .772 94.4 15.0
2005 29 CHN NL 155 661 133 206 35 7 10 72 95 45 65 95 .312 .373 .431 .804 103.6 17.6
2006 30 CHN NL 154 618 107 188 30 6 11 72 102 50 70 78 .304 .380 .426 .806 100.8 17.1
2007 31 CHN NL 121 477 78 144 23 6 7 49 78 31 59 64 .302 .379 .419 .798 78.0 13.6
2008 32 WSH NL 149 498 104 169 28 4 12 56 69 23 50 59 .339 .403 .484 .886 94.0 19.6
2009 33 WSH NL 157 577 103 198 44 5 13 81 91 36 59 92 .343 .405 .504 .909 111.4 23.9
2010 34 WSH NL 152 502 96 148 35 2 10 64 68 28 63 72 .295 .376 .432 .808 83.6 17.1
2011 35 HOU NL 145 533 81 148 38 2 7 53 27 11 45 109 .278 .336 .396 .732 69.3 11.2
2012 36 HOU NL 155 567 73 167 44 5 5 62 17 8 51 104 .295 .355 .416 .772 77.9 13.2
2013 37 HOU NL 33 104 9 26 7 1 0 14 1 1 15 26 .250 .345 .337 .681 12.8 1.7
  WSH NL 42 51 12 22 5 0 1 12 0 0 3 4 .431 .463 .588 1.051 11.4 3.1
  TOT   75 155 21 48 12 1 1 26 1 1 18 30 .310 .382 .419 .801 24.2 4.8
2014 38 AA   138 554 61 148 18 3 3 53 14 7 55 123 .267 .333 .327 .660 62.4  
10 Years Sim 1418 5203 893 1597 308 51 86 598 635 263 537 796 .307 .374 .435 .809 837.3 153.2
1 Years AA 138 554 61 148 18 3 3 53 14 7 55 123 .267 .333 .327 .660 62.4  
162 Game Average 594 102 182 35 5 9 68 72 30 61 90 .307 .374 .435 .809 95.7  
Career Highs 157 661 133 206 44 13 13 81 102 50 70 109 .343 .405 .504 .909 111.4  
Career Batting Splits     Help
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Category G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR
vs RH   4157 727 1353 273 44 63 494 529 229 458 618 .325 .394 .458 .852 728.0
vs LH   1046 166 244 35 7 23 104 106 34 79 178 .233 .291 .346 .637 113.2
Home 704 2458 427 751 152 21 44 302 278 112 253 390 .306 .373 .438 .811 398.0
Away 714 2745 466 846 156 30 42 296 357 151 284 406 .308 .374 .433 .807 443.2
RISP   1128 0 352 76 9 20 479 0 0 115 174 .312 .375 .449 .824 181.0
Pinch Hitting   155 36 60 10 0 7 38 13 3 16 21 .387 .451 .587 1.038 36.5
Close/Late   662 112 230 40 7 17 104 1 0 52 101 .347 .395 .506 .901 119.9
Mar/Apr 233 883 163 281 52 10 13 116 109 42 100 149 .318 .388 .444 .832 151.9
May 253 971 149 280 53 9 11 97 127 29 95 149 .288 .356 .395 .751 146.4
June 210 803 134 242 45 5 12 75 94 38 64 120 .301 .356 .415 .771 117.5
July 220 766 135 251 46 9 15 92 112 37 85 105 .328 .396 .470 .866 142.4
August 245 902 158 287 61 7 17 109 95 62 95 134 .318 .383 .458 .840 147.2
Sep/Oct 257 878 154 256 51 11 18 109 98 55 98 139 .292 .366 .436 .803 135.7
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove Award.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF   DWS
2004 28 MIL NL CF 89 88 766.0 201 5 2 3 .990 2.42   2.3
    LF 2 1 8.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.13   0.0
    RF 1 0 0.6 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
  CHN NL CF 60 59 517.6 136 3 1 2 .993 2.42   2.4
    LF 2 0 5.4 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.67   0.0
    RF 0 0 0.4 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
  TOT   CF 149 147 1283.6 337 8 3 5 .991 2.42   4.7
      LF 4 1 13.4 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.34   0.0
      RF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 .00   0.0
2005 29 CHN NL CF 153 149 1350.7 330 7 4 3 .988 2.25   5.0
    RF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
2006 30 CHN NL RF 108 104 936.3 178 5 2 2 .989 1.76   4.9
    CF 45 42 380.7 86 4 3 3 .968 2.13    
    LF 2 0 5.0 1 0 1 0 .500 1.80    
2007 31 CHN NL RF 96 95 810.7 153 3 0 0 1.000 1.73   3.5
    CF 25 20 192.3 52 1 1 0 .981 2.48    
    LF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
    SS 1 0 1.3 2 0 0 0 1.000 13.53   0.1
2008 32 WSH NL CF 118 104 943.3 242 6 2 0 .992 2.37   2.4
    RF 11 5 55.7 6 1 0 0 1.000 1.13    
    LF 9 3 38.0 8 0 1 0 .889 1.89    
2009 33 WSH NL CF 133 123 1101.7 292 6 0 3 1.000 2.43   4.9
    LF 9 4 48.0 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.13    
    RF 8 2 34.0 15 0 0 0 1.000 3.97    
2010 34 WSH NL CF 122 109 987.7 273 8 0 1 1.000 2.56   2.6
    RF 14 2 44.7 14 0 0 0 1.000 2.82    
    LF 8 2 32.0 3 0 0 0 1.000 0.84    
    2B 1 1 8.0 1 1 0 1 1.000 2.25   0.0
2011 35 HOU NL LF 113 105 969.0 184 8 12 2 .941 1.78   2.6
    CF 14 13 110.0 23 0 1 0 .958 1.88    
    RF 7 3 32.7 8 0 0 0 1.000 2.20    
2012 36 HOU NL LF 142 137 1232.3 257 13 16 1 .944 1.97   2.7
    RF 4 0 7.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
    CF 3 0 5.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 3.60    
2013 37 HOU NL LF 12 10 144.5 28 0 0 0 1.000 1.74   0.5
    RF 4 2 29.6 5 1 0 1 1.000 1.82   0.0
    CF 2 1 15.1 6 0 0 0 1.000 3.58   0.0
  WSH NL LF 15 13 65.5 12 0 0 0 1.000 1.65   0.2
    RF 4 2 13.4 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.34   0.0
    CF 2 1 6.9 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.91   0.0
  CF 766 709 6376.9 1646 40 14 15 .992 2.38   19.6
  LF 315 275 2549.7 501 21 30 3 .946 1.84   6.0
  RF 258 215 1966.0 381 10 2 3 .995 1.79   8.4
  2B 1 1 8.0 1 1 0 1 1.000 2.25   0.0
  SS 1 0 1.3 2 0 0 0 1.000 13.53   0.1
Career Totals   1341 1200 10901.9 2531 72 46 22 .983 2.15   34.0
Career Highs   155 149 1351.7 339 13 16 5 1.000 2.52    
Post-Season Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS
2004 28 CHN NL 13 61 14 22 6 0 0 7 8 1 4 12 .361 .400 .459 .859
2005 29 CHN NL 7 29 7 9 6 0 0 1 3 0 6 2 .310 .429 .517 .946
2006 30 CHN NL 6 25 2 10 2 0 1 3 4 5 1 5 .400 .444 .600 1.044
2007 31 CHN NL 19 73 10 20 4 2 0 4 10 4 7 13 .274 .346 .384 .729
2009 33 WSH NL 6 23 3 7 3 0 0 1 3 2 1 3 .304 .333 .435 .768
Career Post-Season Batting 51 211 36 68 21 2 1 16 28 12 19 35 .322 .384 .455 .839
Batting Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
(*) indicates hit-less at-bats added to meet minimum plate appearances.
Season Rankings are League Based.
Batting Average
2008-2-.339
2009-2-.343
CAR-26-.307
On-Base Pct
2008-6-.403
2009-3-.405
CAR-45-.374
OPS
2009-4-.909
XR
2009-3-111.4
Games
2009-10-157
At-Bats
2004-7-615
2005-2-661
2006-7-618
Runs
2005-1-133
2006-10-107
2009-5-103
Hits
2005-1-206
2006-10-188
2009-3-198
Total Bases
2009-9-291
Singles
2004-5-139
2005-3-154
2006-7-141
2009-6-136
Doubles
2012-10-44
Triples
2004-1-13
2005-9-7
2006-8-6
CAR-27-51
Stolen Bases
2004-3-87
2005-1-95
2006-1-102
2007-5-78
2008-6-69
2009-1-91
2010-3-68
CAR-8-635
Caught Stealing
2004-6-30
2005-1-45
2006-1-50
2007-5-31
2009-3-36
2010-2-28
CAR-10-263
       
 
   Black Ink Test: 13    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 11)
   Gray Ink Test: 49    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 108)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 35    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 61)
 
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History
Had first career hit (homerun) on 4/6/2004, off Al Leiter (NYN)
Traded from Milwaukee to Chicago (N) on 7/23/2004 (Going to CHN: CF Scott Podsednik. Going to MIL: P Ricky Nolasco, P Pako Kitahachi, RF Chris Singleton)
Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against Houston on 6/25/2005
Drove in 7 runs against New York (N) on 5/13/2006
Drove in 6 runs against Houston on 7/1/2006
Had 5 hits with 3 RBI against San Diego on 8/28/2006
Had 20-game hitting streak snapped on 8/30/2006
Injured on 5/26/2007 with a Spasms Back, out for 4 weeks
7/9/2007: Signed a contract extension with Chicago (N), $5,750,000 per year, for 3 years
Traded from Chicago (N) to Washington on 2/13/2008 (Going to CHN: LF Michael Restovich, CF Rocco Baldelli, 3B Brendan Harris, P Tony Armas. Going to WSH: P Jeremy Bonderman, CF Scott Podsednik)
Was selected to the 2009 Allstar game
10/24/2010: Signed a contract extension with Washington, $7,050,000 per year, for 4 years
Traded from Washington to Houston on 2/28/2011 (Going to HOU: CF Scott Podsednik. Going to WSH: LF Lance Berkman)
Injured on 9/25/2011 with a Fractured Wrist, out for 8 weeks
Drove in 7 runs against Chicago (N) on 10/1/2012
Released by Houston on 5/30/2013
Signed as a free agent by Washington on 7/1/2013 to a 1-year deal worth $1,000,000 per year
Signed as a free agent by Washington on 2/27/2014 to a minor league contract