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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Donald James Cooper
Stat Years
1978-1987  [mlb] 1981-1985
6-1 / 185
Right / Right
P (301)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
High School
McClancy Memorial (Flushing,NY)
Selected by the New York Yankees in Round #17 (#442 overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1981-04-09 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.084)
Service Time
NYA [5] TOR [2] MIN [2] BAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10170 ... retro id: coopd001 ... mlbam id: 112653
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts63Walks60Hittable62SO/BB66vsPower62Hitting0Durability60Team.524Ratings Explained
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Career Pitching Statistics

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    1978Oneonta YankeesNYPLA-nya-211---123.60530002020.018128010220011.408.100.004.509.905.402.20.333
    1978Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-211---232.251083102152.0412213120342011.
    1978Minor Totals: NYAbyYearA-/A+----212---352.6315113104172.0593421130562021.247.380.133.757.
    1979West Haven YankeesEastAAnya-222---644.3328000028654.0493126630448001.468.
    1979Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-222---005.50800008218.0191111111143011.679.500.505.507.005.501.27.000
    1979Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAAA/AA----222---644.6336000036872.06842377415811011.518.500.885.
    1980Nashville SoundsSouAAnya-233---151.8032000032860.0431812429623001.206.450.604.359.302.702.14.167
    1980Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-233---322.131240008038.030119316292021.217.110.713.796.872.611.81.600
    1980Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAAA/AA----232---471.9344400040898.0732921745915021.206.700.644.138.362.662.02.364
    1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin34244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf154.30272001125058.2613328932331211.599.361.384.915.
    1981MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf154.33272001125058.7613328932331211.609.431.394.955.
    1982Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-255---12104.64282841000176.21961059119691259031.509.980.973.526.375.351.81.545
    1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin34255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf019.53610025011.114121201151002.2111.120.008.743.979.530.45.000
    1982Minor Totals: MINbyYearAAA----251---12104.65282841000176.71961059119691259031.5010.010.973.526.385.361.81.545
    1982MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf019.73610025011.314121201151002.2511.350.008.924.059.730.45.000
    1983Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-266---1053.214610041452287.0693331733732031.177.140.723.417.553.412.21.667
    1983Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor36266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf006.7540001405.18443050001.5013.505.060.008.446.750.00.000
    1983Minor Totals: TORbyYearAAA----261---1053.214610041452287.0693331733732031.177.140.723.417.553.412.21.667
    1983MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf007.0640001405.38443050001.5714.
    1984Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-277---863.17413002538988.0814231831622011.278.280.823.176.344.302.00.571
    1984Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAAA----271---863.17413002538988.0814231831622011.278.280.823.176.344.302.00.571
    1985Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-288---732.373340025291068.1612318721591001.208.030.922.777.773.032.81.700
    1985New York YankeesALMLBnya39288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.40700027010.012662341001.5010.801.802.703.605.401.33.000
    1985Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAAA----281---732.383340025291068.3612318721591001.208.060.932.787.803.042.81.700
    1985MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.40700027010.012662341001.5010.801.802.703.605.401.33.000
    1986Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-299---553.80326001426468.26430291128424001.348.391.443.675.503.931.50.500
    1986Minor Totals: TORbyYearAAA----291---553.83326001426468.76430291128424001.358.451.453.705.543.961.50.500
    1987Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-3010---223.8214300311237.2391616214223001.419.320.483.355.263.821.57.500
    1987Minor Totals: BALbyYearAAA----301---223.8714300311237.7391616214223001.429.440.483.395.323.871.57.500
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)165.29443001641085.39555501446473211.6610.051.484.864.975.821.02.143
    American League Totals (4 yrs)165.29443001641085.39555501446473211.6610.051.484.864.975.821.02.143
    Minor League Totals57473.46289607210822964768.371035429569312588390121.338.320.813.666.894.151.88.548
    Minor: A- Totals123.60530002020.018128010220011.408.100.004.509.905.402.20.333
    Minor: A+ Totals232.251083102152.0412213120342011.
    Minor: AA Totals793.006000006014114.0924938105910611001.327.260.794.668.373.871.80.438
    Minor: AAA Totals47333.65214494110816549582.355927123658223426260101.348.640.903.456.594.191.91.588
    Minnesota Twins Totals (2 yrs)165.14333001330070.0754540943382211.699.641.165.534.895.790.88.143
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)005.40700027010.012662341001.5010.801.802.703.605.401.33.000
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (1 yrs)007.0640001405.38443050001.5714.
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Oneonta YankeesNYPLA-21P500.0242186.7501.200.007.1100.012
    1978Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+21P1000.0312221715.8821.500.007.0100.010
    1979West Haven YankeesEastAA22P2800.047111211.9170.400.0020.1100.03
    1979Columbus ClippersILAAA22P800.00200221.0000.300.005.8100.011
    1980Columbus ClippersILAAA23P1200.019121110.9090.800.008.6100.08
    1981Minnesota TwinsALMLB24P27058.21600771.0000.300.1224.8100.03
    1982Toledo Mud HensILAAA25P2800.01729324946.9391.600.0020.0100.04
    1982Minnesota TwinsALMLB25P6011.11100221.0000.300.183.7100.015
    1983Syracuse ChiefsILAAA26P4600.088101716.9410.300.0033.1100.01
    1983Toronto Blue JaysALMLB26P405.1000000.0000.000.002.5100.013
    1984Columbus ClippersILAAA27P4100.0621122827.9640.700.0029.5100.02
    1985Columbus ClippersILAAA28P3300.039201412.8570.400.0023.7100.03
    1985New York YankeesALMLB28P7010.0000000.0000.000.004.3100.013
    1986Syracuse ChiefsILAAA29P3200.0470011111.0000.300.0023.0100.06
    1987Rochester Red WingsILAAA30P1400.02701991.0000.600.0010.1100.010
    MLB Totals - (P)44084270010.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)2140041928711.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)2800471110.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)10003122212.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)500242111.0000.000.00---------
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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