LF Orlando Valdéz #53
Age: 25 | Bats: L | Throws: L | Morale: Great    
08/04/2025
LF ORLANDO VALDÉZ #53 - AGE: 25 - BATS: L - THROWS: L - MORALE: GREAT
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
103 408 101 26 2 13 41 47 84 .248 .330 .417 1 1.1
BATTING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.  
Contact 16 15 17 16
Gap 17 15 17 17
Power 13 12 13 14
Eye 13 12 13 13
Avoid K's 13 12 13 13
FIELDING RATINGS
Catcher Infield Outfield
Range: - 2 6
Errors: - 4 20
Arm: 1 9 14
Turn DP: - 1 -
Ability: 1 - -
POSITION RATINGS
Pitcher: - Shortstop: -
Catcher: - Left Field: 8
1st Base: - Center Field: -
2nd Base: - Right Field: 3
3rd Base: -
       
RUN/BUNT
Running Speed: 5
Stealing Ability: 15
Baserunning Inst.: 12
Sacrifice Bunt: 5
Bunt for Hit: 1
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
08/03/2025 SF Loss, 4-9 4 1 2 2 0 1 0 0
08/02/2025 SF Win, 12-2 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0
08/01/2025 SF Loss, 2-6 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
07/30/2025 MIN Win, 14-6 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 0
07/29/2025 MIN Win, 8-7 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 0
07/28/2025 MIN Win, 3-1 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 0
07/27/2025 ATL Win, 5-4 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 0
07/25/2025 ATL Loss, 2-4 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
07/24/2025 ATL Loss, 4-5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
07/23/2025 @ CHA Win, 3-1 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
PERSONALITY
Valdéz is intelligent on and off the field.
High: Intelligence
Birthday:09/20/1999
Born in:Carrboro, NC
Nationality:American
Height:5' 9"
Weight:195 lbs
Local Popularity:Well Known
National Pop.:Fair
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$750,000
Signed Through:2025 Season
Major Service:2 Years, 161 Days
Service This Yr:120 Days
40-Man Service:4 Years, 120 Days
Pro Service:7 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not yet, but possibly eligible after this season
Option Years:Out of option years
Contract Extension:$4,620,000 total for 1 year
Drafted:2018, 5th Pick in Round 2
THESHOW 2025 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 103 408 101 26 2 13 41 60 47 84 .248 .330 .417 .746 .322 .169 113
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 102 462 4 0 0 14 1 2 170 41 1 1 50.0 55.0 4.57 1.1  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   85 23 6 0 3 10 17 9 16 0 1 0 .271 .340 .447 .787
Versus Right   323 78 20 2 10 31 43 38 68 2 0 4 .241 .327 .409 .736
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Last Week   26 11 4 0 1 4 5 2 3 0 0 0 .423 .464 .692 1.157
April   86 24 7 1 4 15 14 12 26 0 0 1 .279 .374 .523 .897
May   108 27 5 0 3 5 16 15 22 0 0 1 .250 .347 .380 .726
June   109 25 8 1 4 7 19 11 17 0 1 2 .229 .311 .431 .743
July   91 18 3 0 2 12 8 8 19 2 0 0 .198 .257 .297 .554
August   14 7 3 0 0 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .533 .714 1.248
Spring Training   57 13 2 0 0 4 10 7 10 1 0 1 .228 .318 .263 .581
Last Year   381 116 28 2 6 43 46 44 81 2 3 2 .304 .378 .436 .813
2 Years Ago   158 50 9 0 3 29 26 17 31 0 1 1 .316 .386 .430 .817
Career   997 279 67 4 22 118 134 110 203 4 5 7 .280 .354 .421 .775
Home   223 56 17 1 5 19 36 28 39 0 1 4 .251 .345 .404 .749
Road   185 45 9 1 8 22 24 19 45 2 0 0 .243 .311 .432 .743
Grass   408 101 26 2 13 41 60 47 84 2 1 4 .248 .330 .417 .746
Day   72 21 4 1 2 2 8 8 18 0 0 0 .292 .362 .458 .821
Night   336 80 22 1 11 39 52 39 66 2 1 4 .238 .323 .408 .731
As Starter   407 101 26 2 13 41 60 47 83 2 1 4 .248 .330 .418 .748
As Reliever / Substitution   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Pinch Hitting   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Close/Late   82 23 1 2 6 17 10 5 22 1 1 2 .280 .333 .561 .894
Inning 1-3   165 37 6 0 3 11 18 21 27 0 0 1 .224 .316 .315 .631
Inning 4-6   123 34 15 0 3 11 23 14 25 1 0 0 .276 .348 .472 .819
Inning 7-9   112 28 5 2 5 14 17 11 29 1 1 3 .250 .331 .464 .795
Extra Innings   8 2 0 0 2 5 2 1 3 0 0 0 .250 .333 1.000 1.333
0 Outs   140 37 11 0 7 13 27 11 36 0 0 1 .264 .322 .493 .815
1 Outs   168 38 10 1 3 8 24 23 30 2 1 3 .226 .327 .351 .678
2 Outs   100 26 5 1 3 20 9 13 18 0 0 0 .260 .345 .420 .765
Scoring Position   96 19 5 0 2 26 10 11 17 2 1 1 .198 .282 .313 .594
Bases Empty   236 60 18 2 8 8 37 29 53 0 0 1 .254 .338 .449 .787
Runner on 1st   76 22 3 0 3 7 13 7 14 0 0 2 .289 .365 .447 .812
Runner on 2nd   37 3 2 0 0 3 1 4 6 0 0 1 .081 .190 .135 .326
Runner on 3rd   13 2 0 0 0 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .154 .200 .154 .354
Runner on 1st & 2nd   27 8 2 0 1 6 6 3 6 0 1 0 .296 .367 .481 .848
Runner on 1st & 3rd   8 3 1 0 0 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 .375 .333 .500 .833
Runner on 2nd & 3rd   4 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .650
Bases Loaded   7 2 0 0 1 8 2 2 2 0 0 0 .286 .444 .714 1.159
Two Strikes   193 33 11 0 3 9 22 18 84 0 0 2 .171 .249 .275 .523
First Pitch   45 19 5 1 2 4 7 0 0 1 1 0 .422 .413 .711 1.124
Count 0-1   39 15 4 0 1 3 4 0 0 0 0 1 .385 .400 .564 .964
Count 0-2   28 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 13 0 0 1 .107 .138 .107 .245
Count 1-0   43 10 1 0 5 10 7 0 0 1 0 0 .233 .227 .605 .832
Count 1-1   32 8 2 1 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .273 .375 .648
Count 1-2   60 11 4 0 2 3 7 0 30 0 0 1 .183 .197 .350 .547
Count 2-0   10 4 2 0 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 1.000
Count 2-1   29 7 1 0 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .241 .379 .621
Count 2-2   63 10 4 0 1 3 5 0 28 0 0 0 .159 .159 .270 .429
Count 3-0   1 1 0 0 0 0 5 12 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000
Count 3-1   16 4 0 0 1 6 7 17 0 0 0 0 .250 .636 .438 1.074
Full Count   42 9 3 0 0 3 8 18 13 0 0 0 .214 .450 .286 .736
Behind in Count   127 29 8 0 3 6 13 0 43 0 0 3 .228 .246 .362 .608
Ahead in Count   99 26 4 0 7 24 23 29 0 1 0 0 .263 .426 .515 .942
Batting 2nd   407 101 26 2 13 41 60 47 83 2 1 4 .248 .330 .418 .748
Batting 9th   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Low Leverage   198 53 17 2 4 10 27 22 36 1 0 1 .268 .342 .434 .777
Medium Leverage   142 31 7 0 4 15 20 18 29 1 0 3 .218 .317 .352 .669
High Leverage   68 17 2 0 5 16 12 6 19 0 1 0 .250 .311 .500 .811
CAREER BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2021 Houston - MLB 21 16 41 10 3 0 0 5 0 2 0 0 6 0 0 .244 .279 .317 .596 65 66 -0.2
2022 Houston - MLB 22 3 9 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .222 .222 .333 .556 53 46 -0.0
2023 Houston - MLB 23 72 158 50 9 0 3 29 26 17 1 0 31 0 1 .316 .386 .430 .817 127 128 0.8
2024 Houston - MLB 24 10 37 9 1 0 2 7 4 3 0 0 12 1 0 .243 .300 .432 .732 100 103 0.1
2024 Pittsburgh - MLB 24 67 145 43 12 0 1 18 15 15 0 2 34 0 0 .297 .358 .400 .758 110 111 0.4
2024 Los Angeles (N) - MLB 24 51 199 64 15 2 3 18 27 26 2 0 35 1 0 .322 .405 .462 .868 143 151 1.5
2024 Total - MLB 24 128 381 116 28 2 6 43 46 44 2 2 81 2 0 .304 .378 .436 .813 124 127 1.8
2025 Los Angeles (N) - MLB 25 103 408 101 26 2 13 41 60 47 4 2 84 1 1 .248 .330 .417 .746 105 113 1.1
Total MLB 322 997 279 67 4 22 118 134 110 7 4 203 3 2 .280 .354 .421 .775 115 120 3.6
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2018 Total - 18 42 185 59 12 1 11 48 46 23 2 1 23 16 5 .319 .398 .573 .971 100 100 0.0
2018 Kissimmee - R 18 60 231 59 23 3 3 23 20 16 5 1 80 2 0 .255 .316 .420 .736 102 100 0.0
2019 Greeneville - R 19 68 285 101 52 8 2 63 51 25 6 6 94 1 1 .354 .410 .614 1.024 166 167 0.0
2020 Quad Cities - A 20 130 507 147 56 3 11 75 71 63 6 7 136 5 1 .290 .370 .477 .848 137 135 0.0
2020 Lancaster - A 20 1 5 3 1 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .600 .600 1.400 2.000 438 487 0.0
2020 Total - A 20 131 512 150 57 3 12 78 72 63 6 7 136 5 1 .293 .372 .486 .859 0 0 0.0
2021 Corpus Christi - AA 21 114 441 148 46 3 11 85 87 75 7 6 89 6 4 .336 .435 .528 .963 156 152 0.0
2021 Fresno - AAA 21 14 48 10 2 2 0 7 6 11 1 1 14 0 0 .208 .361 .333 .694 82 92 0.0
2022 Fresno - AAA 22 132 505 141 35 2 13 69 70 66 4 1 94 1 2 .279 .366 .434 .800 110 114 0.0
2023 Fresno - AAA 23 23 86 27 11 0 5 25 14 19 0 2 16 1 0 .314 .430 .616 1.046 179 184 0.0
Total PCL 169 639 178 48 4 18 101 90 96 5 4 124 2 2 .279 .375 .451 .826 117 122
Total TEX 114 441 148 46 3 11 85 87 75 7 6 89 6 4 .336 .435 .528 .963 156 152
Total CAL 1 5 3 1 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .600 .600 1.400 2.000 438 487
Total MID 130 507 147 56 3 11 75 71 63 6 7 136 5 1 .290 .370 .477 .848 137 135
Total APP 68 285 101 52 8 2 63 51 25 6 6 94 1 1 .354 .410 .614 1.024 166 167
Total GCL 60 231 59 23 3 3 23 20 16 5 1 80 2 0 .255 .316 .420 .736 102 100
CAREER POSTSEASON BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2023 Houston - MLB 23 9 27 7 1 0 0 1 2 2 1 0 4 0 0 .259 .333 .296 .630 0 0 0.0
2024 Los Angeles (N) - MLB 24 3 12 2 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .167 .231 .250 .481 0 0 0.0
Total MLB 12 39 9 2 0 0 2 4 3 1 0 6 0 0 .231 .302 .282 .584 65 68
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2021 Houston - MLB LF 14 11 22 0 0 22 0 1.000 102.0 1.94 -0.8 .951
2022 Houston - MLB LF 3 2 2 0 0 2 0 1.000 16.0 1.13 +0.0 1.008
2022 Houston - MLB RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2023 Houston - MLB LF 20 18 24 1 1 25 0 1.000 162.0 1.39 -0.0 .998
2023 Houston - MLB RF 6 1 2 1 0 3 0 1.000 21.0 1.29 -0.7 .681
2024 Pittsburgh - MLB 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 4.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2024 Pittsburgh - MLB SS 1 0 1 2 0 3 0 1.000 4.2 5.79 -0.0 .986
2024 Pittsburgh - MLB LF 4 3 6 1 0 7 0 1.000 32.0 1.97 -0.7 .871
2024 Houston - MLB LF 2 2 4 0 0 4 0 1.000 18.0 2.00 +0.0 1.016
2024 Los Angeles (N) - MLB LF 47 47 71 8 0 79 0 1.000 411.1 1.73 -4.3 .916
2024 Pittsburgh - MLB RF 27 25 33 3 0 36 0 1.000 209.2 1.55 -1.8 .920
2025 Los Angeles (N) - MLB LF 97 97 179 4 0 183 0 1.000 833.1 1.98 -6.8 .934
TOTAL 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 4.0 0.00 0.0 .000
TOTAL SS 1 0 1 2 0 3 0 1.000 4.2 5.79 -0.0 .986
TOTAL LF 187 180 308 14 1 322 0 1.000 1574.2 1.84 -12.5 .936
TOTAL RF 33 26 35 4 0 39 0 1.000 230.2 1.52 -2.5 .899
PLAYER HISTORY
01/01/2021 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 11 (15); Power: 5 (14); Eye: 10 (12).
04/04/2021 Named the #61 prospect in the MLB
07/23/2021 Injured (calf soreness), day-to-day for one week.
10/06/2021 Finished 3rd in 2021 TEX TEX Outstanding Hitter Award voting.
11/27/2021 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $750,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2022 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 12 (15); Power: 5 (14); Eye: 12 (12).
04/03/2022 Named the #56 prospect in the MLB
11/24/2022 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $750,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2023 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 13 (15); Power: 7 (14); Eye: 13 (13).
03/19/2023 Injured (sore groin), day-to-day for 3 days.
05/04/2023 Injured (mild hamstring strain), day-to-day for 2 weeks.
12/06/2023 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $750,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2024 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 15 (15); Power: 9 (14); Eye: 13 (13).
04/29/2024 Was traded by the Houston Astros to the Pittsburgh Pirates, along with CF Luis Yagues, in exchange for LF Austin Cousino, 3B Phil Lawrence, CF Jorge Ramos, SP Chris Davis.
07/29/2024 Was traded by the Pittsburgh Pirates to the Los Angeles (N) Dodgers in exchange for RP Rubén Flores, SP Ed Mitchell.
08/05/2024 Suspended 10 games after ejection following a brawl.
09/02/2024 Wins the MLB NL Player of the Week Award.
12/05/2024 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $750,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2025 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 15 (15); Power: 10 (14); Eye: 13 (13).
06/24/2025 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $4,620,000 with the Los Angeles (N) Dodgers organization.
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