LF Orlando Valdéz #53
Age: 27 | Bats: L | Throws: L | Morale: Great    
11/06/2026
LF ORLANDO VALDÉZ #53 - AGE: 27 - BATS: L - THROWS: L - MORALE: GREAT
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
161 615 177 38 1 27 99 63 113 .288 .354 .485 5 3.1
BATTING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.  
Contact 17 16 17 17
Gap 17 15 17 17
Power 14 13 15 14
Eye 13 12 13 13
Avoid K's 13 12 13 13
FIELDING RATINGS
Catcher Infield Outfield
Range: - 1 5
Errors: - 4 20
Arm: 1 9 14
Turn DP: - 1 -
Ability: 1 - -
POSITION RATINGS
Pitcher: - Shortstop: -
Catcher: - Left Field: 7
1st Base: - Center Field: -
2nd Base: - Right Field: 2
3rd Base: -
       
RUN/BUNT
Running Speed: 4
Stealing Ability: 15
Baserunning Inst.: 11
Sacrifice Bunt: 5
Bunt for Hit: 1
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
10/04/2026 @ SF Loss, 3-4 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
10/03/2026 @ SF Loss, 2-3 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
10/02/2026 @ SF Loss, 5-6 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0
09/30/2026 @ ARI Loss, 1-3 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
09/29/2026 @ ARI Win, 5-3 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
09/28/2026 @ ARI Win, 5-3 4 1 2 2 0 1 1 1
09/27/2026 SD Loss, 4-5 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
09/26/2026 SD Loss, 2-11 3 1 1 2 1 1 0 0
09/25/2026 SD Win, 9-8 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 0
09/23/2026 COL Win, 3-2 3 1 2 1 1 1 1 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:200 lbs
Local Popularity:Very Popular
National Pop.:Popular
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$4,620,000
Signed Through:2026 Season
Major Service:4 Years, 41 Days
Service This Yr:187 Days
40-Man Service:6 Years, None
Pro Service:8 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Arbitration eligible in offseason
Option Years:Out of option years
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:2018, 5th Pick in Round 2
THESHOW 2026 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 161 615 177 38 1 27 99 77 63 113 .288 .354 .485 .838 .353 .197 133
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 161 687 3 4 0 29 0 6 298 66 5 0 100.0 99.6 5.69 3.1  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   167 39 7 0 7 24 18 14 36 1 0 2 .234 .299 .401 .700
Versus Right   448 138 31 1 20 75 59 49 77 5 0 1 .308 .374 .516 .889
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
April   90 30 4 1 1 9 9 9 11 2 0 0 .333 .386 .433 .819
May   104 24 8 0 3 13 9 12 22 1 0 1 .231 .314 .394 .708
June   98 19 5 0 3 11 8 9 27 0 0 0 .194 .262 .337 .598
July   94 26 4 0 5 18 16 13 15 0 0 0 .277 .364 .479 .843
August   101 34 8 0 5 20 14 14 16 0 0 2 .337 .427 .564 .992
September   115 41 7 0 10 28 19 6 21 3 0 0 .357 .379 .678 1.057
October   13 3 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 .231 .231 .385 .615
Spring Training   49 16 2 0 5 9 11 6 10 1 0 0 .327 .393 .673 1.066
Last Year   626 164 38 2 25 73 88 67 125 3 1 4 .262 .336 .449 .785
2 Years Ago   381 116 28 2 6 43 46 44 81 2 3 2 .304 .378 .436 .813
Career   1830 519 117 5 61 249 239 193 357 11 5 10 .284 .353 .453 .806
Home   300 80 14 1 12 52 33 33 49 3 0 1 .267 .338 .440 .778
Road   315 97 24 0 15 47 44 30 64 3 0 2 .308 .369 .527 .896
Grass   615 177 38 1 27 99 77 63 113 6 0 3 .288 .354 .485 .838
Day   167 49 10 0 6 26 24 18 28 4 0 1 .293 .358 .461 .819
Night   448 128 28 1 21 73 53 45 85 2 0 2 .286 .352 .493 .845
As Starter   615 177 38 1 27 99 77 63 113 6 0 3 .288 .354 .485 .838
Close/Late   127 28 8 0 4 20 14 14 20 1 0 2 .220 .306 .378 .684
Inning 1-3   209 58 11 1 10 32 23 24 42 2 0 1 .278 .352 .483 .835
Inning 4-6   221 66 16 0 9 35 29 18 39 3 0 0 .299 .347 .493 .840
Inning 7-9   175 49 9 0 7 30 24 20 29 1 0 2 .280 .359 .451 .810
Extra Innings   10 4 2 0 1 2 1 1 3 0 0 0 .400 .455 .900 1.355
0 Outs   222 52 9 0 12 23 34 27 44 0 0 1 .234 .320 .437 .757
1 Outs   182 61 17 1 7 32 25 20 31 6 0 2 .335 .395 .555 .950
2 Outs   211 64 12 0 8 44 18 16 38 0 0 0 .303 .352 .474 .826
Scoring Position   188 53 9 0 4 65 19 19 42 6 0 3 .282 .347 .394 .741
Bases Empty   318 93 21 0 15 15 40 31 58 0 0 0 .292 .355 .500 .855
Runner on 1st   109 31 8 1 8 19 18 13 13 0 0 0 .284 .361 .596 .957
Runner on 2nd   59 18 4 0 1 15 6 8 11 0 0 1 .305 .397 .424 .821
Runner on 3rd   22 5 0 0 0 7 1 0 6 2 0 0 .227 .208 .227 .436
Runner on 1st & 2nd   62 15 4 0 0 11 4 3 16 0 0 0 .242 .277 .306 .583
Runner on 1st & 3rd   26 9 0 0 1 15 3 1 6 2 0 1 .346 .367 .462 .828
Runner on 2nd & 3rd   8 2 1 0 1 6 3 6 3 0 0 0 .250 .571 .750 1.321
Bases Loaded   11 4 0 0 1 11 2 1 0 2 0 1 .364 .400 .636 1.036
Two Strikes   296 66 15 1 5 32 26 25 113 2 0 2 .223 .286 .331 .617
First Pitch   75 26 6 0 5 14 8 0 0 0 0 0 .347 .347 .627 .973
Count 0-1   46 15 3 0 3 11 8 0 0 1 0 0 .326 .319 .587 .906
Count 0-2   50 13 3 0 3 10 6 0 22 1 0 0 .260 .255 .500 .755
Count 1-0   54 18 4 0 2 8 6 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .327 .519 .846
Count 1-1   53 21 3 0 6 13 10 0 0 2 0 0 .396 .382 .792 1.174
Count 1-2   91 19 2 1 1 7 5 0 43 0 0 1 .209 .217 .286 .503
Count 2-0   27 10 2 0 3 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 .370 .370 .778 1.148
Count 2-1   44 16 4 0 2 6 5 0 0 0 0 1 .364 .378 .591 .969
Count 2-2   92 15 4 0 0 4 3 0 35 1 0 0 .163 .161 .207 .368
Count 3-0   0 0 0 0 0 0 5 11 0 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 1.000
Count 3-1   20 5 1 0 1 9 6 27 0 0 0 0 .250 .681 .450 1.131
Full Count   63 19 6 0 1 11 12 25 13 0 0 1 .302 .506 .444 .950
Behind in Count   187 47 8 1 7 28 19 0 65 2 0 1 .251 .253 .417 .670
Ahead in Count   145 49 11 0 8 29 25 38 0 1 0 1 .338 .476 .579 1.055
Batting 2nd   3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
Batting 3rd   14 6 1 0 0 5 1 2 1 1 0 0 .429 .471 .500 .971
Batting 4th   319 87 22 0 17 55 39 29 60 3 0 2 .273 .334 .502 .836
Batting 5th   265 82 15 1 10 39 36 29 45 2 0 1 .309 .377 .487 .864
Batting 6th   14 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 0 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .393
Low Leverage   239 74 15 0 10 24 28 25 38 1 0 0 .310 .374 .498 .871
Medium Leverage   249 66 12 1 15 40 32 24 51 3 0 0 .265 .326 .502 .828
High Leverage   124 35 9 0 2 35 16 14 23 2 0 3 .282 .364 .403 .767
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 25 159 626 164 38 2 25 73 88 67 4 3 125 1 1 .262 .336 .449 .785 115 120 2.3
2026 Los Angeles (N) - MLB 26 161 615 177 38 1 27 99 77 63 3 6 113 5 0 .288 .354 .485 .838 128 133 3.1
Total MLB 539 1830 519 117 5 61 249 239 193 10 11 357 8 2 .284 .353 .453 .806 122 126 7.9
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 150 150 273 6 0 279 0 1.000 1307.1 1.92 -11.0 .938
2026 Los Angeles (N) - MLB LF 155 155 283 18 2 301 0 1.000 1363.0 1.99 -13.2 .923
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 395 388 685 34 3 719 0 1.000 3411.2 1.90 -29.9 .932
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.
08/22/2025 Injured (Mild calf strain), day-to-day for one week.
01/01/2026 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 16 (16); Power: 13 (14); Eye: 13 (13).
06/04/2026 Injured (Strained rib cage muscle), day-to-day for 4 weeks.
09/07/2026 Goes 0-4 against the New York (N) Mets, ending his hitting streak at 23 games.
09/14/2026 Wins the MLB NL Player of the Week Award.
10/01/2026 Wins the MLB NL Batter of the Month Award.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year GS Rank
2026 161 6
Year PA Rank
2025 701 8
Year AB Rank
2025 626 8
Year 2B Rank
2025 38 7
2026 38 6
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