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Eric KarrosTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1987-2004 MLB Years: 1991-2004
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Positions1B-2160, DH-13, 3B-7Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEric Peter Karros
Height6-4Weight226BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 4,1967 [51.039]PlaceHackensack,New Jersey
High SchoolPatrick Henry (San Diego,CA)
CollegeUCLA (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 6th round (140th overall) of the 1988 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsGib Bodet
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1989-LAN-#9 ... 1990-MLB-#84 ... 1990-LAN-#5 ... 1991-MLB-#94 ... 1991-LAN-#9 ... 1992-MLB-#7
MLB DebutSeptember 1,1991 [23.302]
OrganizationsLAN [15] CHN [1] OAK [1] Awards4Awards Voting3-261
TBC Player ID1068Retrosheet IDkarre001MLBAM ID116852
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (1B) in 1992
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed52Power76Contact62XBH70RBIs80Runs49Hitting69Durability80Team.529Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987UCLACollegeSo1b1966269628423385782343400000.312.389.509.89813734303.335.197.346.39111.2211.221.002.6433.6340.48
1988UCLACollegeJr1b2058241531001421754113332800000.415.485.7011.18616933274.423.286.456.51812.0410.220.856.2014.1833.00
1988Great Falls DodgersPioRklan-1b20662686898121125592323530400.366.433.552.98514825307.382.186.332.43610.4211.401.093.9122.3325.51
1989Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+lan-1b21142545861654011586187639920430.303.375.462.83725256614.345.159.295.37610.2616.121.572.4436.3333.94
1990San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-1b2213150991179452187889577961650.352.419.554.97328265579.385.202.312.4279.8413.641.393.1128.2836.31
1991Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-1b23132488881543382210132588060580.316.391.551.94226963557.338.235.357.41010.4114.361.383.9522.1840.91
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan231b231414011001001600000.071.133.143.2762115.125.072.143.1346.6740.006.000.000.00100.00
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan231b241495456314030120882437103205315.257.304.426.73023251589.281.169.233.3266.2817.492.783.4027.2536.43
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan231b25158619741532722380013482203117.247.287.409.69625352658.251.162.215.3075.1712.462.413.5026.9133.99
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan231b261114065110821114462029532011113.266.310.426.73617336448.269.160.236.3186.4711.831.833.1329.0033.33
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan231b2714355183164293321054461115404414.298.369.535.90429564620.324.237.348.3909.8418.551.895.1617.2239.02
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan231b2815460884158291341118053121108227.260.316.479.79529164670.269.219.319.3407.9118.062.285.0717.8840.51
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan231b29162628861672803110415761116209210.266.329.459.78828859700.278.193.303.3428.7116.571.904.4320.2635.33
1998San Bernardino StampedeCalifA+lan-1b30415341001000200001.267.267.333.6005115.308.066.067.2630.0013.330.000.000.0025.00
1998Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan231b3013950759150201238772479330717.296.355.475.83024144564.319.179.282.3618.3316.491.984.0822.0429.33
1999Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan231b3115357874176400341128553119206018.304.362.550.91231874639.329.246.343.3898.2918.622.255.3217.0042.05
2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan231b32155584841462903110643631224012218.250.321.459.78026860663.260.209.318.3349.5018.401.944.6818.8441.10
2001Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan231b331214384210322015633141101303215.235.303.388.69117037485.271.153.251.3018.4520.822.463.0929.2035.92
2002Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan231b34142524521422611373423774606111.271.323.399.72220940573.291.128.202.3176.4612.912.002.2740.3128.17
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn321b3511433637961611240112846001114.286.340.446.78615029365.301.160.244.3427.6712.601.643.2928.0030.21
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak321b3640103820602111071600112.194.243.311.554328111.209.117.194.2406.3114.412.291.8051.5040.00
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter175564417971724324112841027593055211673107621181.268.325.454.77929226197100.284.186.276.0007.7716.442.114.0022.6835.90
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter47518253366001311267321382021029517119161.329.399.524.9239562102072.360.195.320.00010.1414.241.403.2327.2435.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter132488881543382210132588060580.316.391.551.94226963557.338.235.357.00010.4114.361.383.9522.1840.91
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13150991179452187889577961650.352.419.554.97328265579.385.202.312.0009.8413.641.393.1128.2836.31
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1465608916941115871876310120431.302.372.459.83125757629.344.157.289.00010.0216.061.602.3837.3333.73
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter662686898121125592323530400.366.433.552.98514825307.382.186.332.00010.4211.401.093.9122.3325.51
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12451011518437525111195676200000.361.435.6001.03530667577.376.239.398.00011.6110.750.934.3320.4036.41
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter16016002752160830210270976572951711053107419165.268.325.457.78227405826624.285.189.279.0007.8016.682.144.0822.2336.19
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11433637961611240112846001114.286.340.446.78615029365.301.160.244.0007.6712.601.643.2928.0030.21
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter40103820602111071600112.194.243.311.554328111.209.117.194.0006.3114.412.291.8051.5040.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625957415930126955351108307217.268.325.454.77927057655.284.186.276.0007.7716.442.114.0022.6835.90
Average Minor - Per 162 games162622115205454231091377210160650.329.399.524.92332672707.360.195.320.00010.1414.241.403.2327.2435.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1988Great Falls Dodgers PioRklan201B61--513251432552538.9758.82------6692.488.4
1988Great Falls Dodgers PioRklan203B4--3651149.6432.25------666.15.8
1989Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan211B139--12321101610513581342.9889.65------14297.997.9
1989Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan213B3--633-129.7503.00------1422.12.1
1990San Antonio Missions TexAAlan221B131--12231068-13371329.99410.15------131100.097.8
1991Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan231B127--10951091111912151204.9919.48------13296.292.0
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan231B10--332-535351.0003.50------1471.46.2
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan241B143--121112699813461337.9939.35------14996.088.3
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan251B157--13351471211814941482.9929.44------15899.496.9
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan261B109--89611898310231014.9919.30------11198.295.6
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan271B143--1234109710113501343.9959.39------143100.099.3
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan281B154--13141211513314501435.9909.32------154100.095.1
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan291B162--1318121118814501439.9928.88------162100.0100.0
1998San Bernardino Stampede CalifA+lan301B4--322-434341.0008.50------4100.02.9
1998Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan301B136--11501101212212721260.9919.26------13997.884.0
1998Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30DH2---------------1391.41.2
1999Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan311B151--12911261310814301417.9919.38------15398.793.2
2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan321B153-13311295138712314401433.9959.371.08-----15598.794.4
2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32DH1---------------1550.60.6
2001Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan331B119-10189637148210381034.9968.691.02-----12198.373.5
2002Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan341B142-11911175106410112851281.9979.021.08-----142100.087.7
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn351B978473067547680728722.9927.440.99-----11485.159.9
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak361B221414716517215184182.9898.271.24-----4055.013.6
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36DH10---------------4025.06.2
MLB Totals for 1B - 14 season(s)-   1B169898441714055135911112571552515414.9939.083.49-----16980.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH13---------------130.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B127--10951091111912151204.9919.48------1270.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B131--12231068-13371329.99410.15------1310.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B143--12641121610913921376.9899.62------1430.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3--633-129.7503.00------30.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B61--513251432552538.9758.82------610.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B4--3651149.6432.25------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1988Great Falls Dodgers PioRklan20--61--4-----
1989Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan21--139--3-----
1990San Antonio Missions TexAAlan22--131--------
1991Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan23--127--------
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23--10--------
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24--143--------
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25--157--------
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26--109--------
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27--143--------
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28--154--------
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29--162--------
1998San Bernardino Stampede CalifA+lan30--4--------
1998Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30--136-------2
1999Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31--151--------
2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32--153-------1
2001Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33--119--------
2002Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34--142--------
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn35--97--------
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36--22-------10

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB27312361024001000000.500.5381.0831.62113313.400.583.6677.690.000.0015.386.0050.00
1996Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB2839000000002300000.000.182.000.1820011.000.000.22218.1827.271.500.000.000.00
2003Chicago CubsDiv SeriesMLB35416460022000300001.375.375.7501.12512216.364.375.3750.0018.750.0012.508.0033.33
2003Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB35513230000002300000.231.333.231.5643015.300.000.15413.3320.001.500.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs10377121046003600001.324.375.6761.05125540.296.352.4327.5015.002.0010.009.2541.67
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs513230000002300000.231.333.231.5643015.300.000.15413.3320.001.500.000.000.00

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1992National League Player of the Week (July 27-August 2) ... National League Rookie of the Year2
1995National League Player of the Week (August 7-August 13) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (1B)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-08-03Released by Athletics. 
2004-02-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
2003-10-31Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-12-04TradeTraded by Dodgers with Mark Grudzielanek to Cubs for Chad Hermansen and Todd Hundley. 
2001-06-15InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-05-25InjuredDisabled -- lumbar sprain 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1991Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll23100,000-62033-742,231100,000100,000
1992Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll24124,000-6262622962,245109,000224,000
1993Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll25435,000-4001656968,431109,000659,000
1994Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll26650,000-3161165957,101109,0001,309,000
1995Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll272,350,000-139685++999,520109,0003,659,000
1996Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll283,150,000-96290++957,870109,0006,809,000
1997Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll294,500,000-68293++1,182,177150,00011,309,000
1998Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll304,500,000-77692++1,276,192170,00015,809,000
1999Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll315,500,000-60494++1,454,491200,00021,309,000
2000Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll325,375,000-96790++1,394,248200,00026,684,000
2001Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll337,500,000-52695++1,897,758200,00034,184,000
2002Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll346,875,000-83491++2,011,045200,00041,059,000
2003Chicago CubsTeam Payroll358,375,000-63393++2,163,527300,00049,434,000
2004Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll36550,000-46218492,070,100300,00049,984,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red