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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Gary Joseph Gaetti
Stat Years
1979-2000  [mlb] 1981-2000
Height/Weight
6-0 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
3B (2606) ... 1B (141) ... DH (48) ... SS (24) ... OF (13) ... P (3) ... 2B (2) ... RF (1)
Draft Position
3B
Born Date/Place
High School
Centralia (Centralia,IL)
Colleges
Northwest Missouri State University (Maryville, Missouri), Lake Land College (Mattoon, Illinois)
Draft
Selected by the Minnesota Twins in Round #1 (#11 overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Sec Phase) 3 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Bill Messman
MLB Debut
1981-09-20 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.032)
Service Time
Organizations
MIN [12] CAL [3] KCA [3] SLN [3] CHN [2] BOS [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11661 ... retro id: gaetg001 ... mlbam id: 114508
Relations
Father of Joe Gaetti
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1979Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin-203b---1662305059152144262434023000.257.378.522.90027812031.470.265.25615.4714.390.9316.45.0452.5
    1980Wisconsin Rapids TwinsMidwAmin-213b---21385037713427322823486712072400.266.358.463.82158323352.382.197.30711.4920.581.7922.93.7738.8
    1981Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-223b---31374959213719230931595810531400.277.354.505.85956125051.358.228.29410.3418.721.8116.55.3537.2
    1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin39223bL-S-E-P3926450023000600001.192.192.423.61526112.231.231.1670.0023.080.0013.07.6940.0
    1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin8233bL-S-E-P414550859117254258404371073413216.230.280.443.72356522554.278.213.2376.5518.942.8920.34.4246.2
    1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin8243bL-S-E-P51575848114330321787154121408218.245.309.414.72365024254.272.169.2718.3118.622.2427.83.2337.8
    1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin8253bL-S-E-P616258855154294565115448143519.262.315.350.66564420638.173.088.2946.8312.581.84117.60.7824.7
    1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin8263bL-S-E-P71605607113831020631353789731315.246.301.409.71060822951.243.163.2616.0914.642.4128.03.2937.0
    1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin8273bL-S-E-P81575969117134134108141552108616418.287.347.518.86566130969.317.231.2987.8716.342.0817.55.1440.3
    1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin8283bL-S-E-P915458495150362311091073792313725.257.303.485.78862828369.296.228.2565.8914.652.4918.84.9446.0
    1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin8293bL-S-E-P10133468661412922888743685516510.301.353.551.90451625859.333.250.3136.9816.472.3616.75.4341.8
    1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin8303bL-S-E-P11130498631251141975622587319512.251.286.404.69053620134.211.153.2644.6616.233.4826.23.5427.2
    1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin8313bL-S-E-P121545776113227516856136101318122.229.274.376.65062521748.218.147.2485.7616.162.8136.12.5636.4
    1991California AngelsALMLBcal3323bL-S-E-P131525865814422118665533104825313.246.293.379.67263422241.189.133.2695.2116.403.1532.62.8428.5
    1992California AngelsALMLBcal3333b-1bL-S-E-P1413045641103132124831217960349.226.267.342.60948615627.167.116.2474.3216.263.7638.02.4726.2
    1993California AngelsALMLBcal3343b-1bL-S-E-P1520503920041051200103.180.250.220.47056112.160.040.2318.9321.432.400.00.0022.2
    1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca4343bL-S-E-P15822813772181144603167582602.256.309.477.78631313433.267.221.2935.1123.964.6920.14.4745.8
    1994Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca8353bL-S-E-P16903275394153125702196321339.287.328.462.79035215130.226.175.3225.4017.903.3227.23.4131.9
    1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca8363bL-S-E-P1713751476134270359633479183667.261.329.518.84757826662.348.257.2518.1315.741.9414.76.0646.3
    1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln8373bL-S-E-P18141522711432742380223597845610.274.326.473.79957424754.266.199.2956.1016.902.7722.74.0137.8
    1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln8383bL-S-E-P19148502631262411769733688646320.251.305.404.70955420342.233.153.2706.5015.882.4429.53.0733.3
    1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln8393bL-S-E-P209130639812311143113139503110.265.339.454.79334513935.291.189.2708.9911.301.2627.83.1943.2
    1998Chicago CubsNLMLBchn8,15393bL-S-E-P2037128214111082700122351112.320.397.594.9911477619.367.274.3378.1615.651.9216.05.4446.3
    1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn8403bL-S-E-P2111328022579194601215120505.204.260.339.5993089519.207.135.2136.8216.562.4331.12.9233.3
    2000Boston Red SoxALMLBbos641dhL-S-E-P22510000001000300100.000.000.000.0001100.000.000.0000.0027.270.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (22 yrs)250789511130228044339360134196656341602963210457236.255.308.434.74298173881842.253.179.2716.4616.322.5324.93.6736.9
    American League Totals (17 yrs)1977721391418323493229210768658499130470238446189.254.305.433.73878893121673.252.179.2706.3316.532.6124.73.7036.7
    National League Totals (5 yrs)530173821644894768265107135298269201147.258.317.437.7541928760169.259.179.2737.0015.462.2125.63.5337.7
    Minor League Totals3411228219330617662175519168265126800.269.360.491.8511422603134.388.222.29211.8118.641.5818.64.6440.6
    Minor: Rk Totals662305059152144262434023000.257.378.522.90027812031.470.265.25615.4714.390.9316.45.0452.5
    Minor: A Totals1385037713427322823486712072400.266.358.463.82158323352.382.197.30711.4920.581.7922.93.7738.8
    Minor: AA Totals1374959213719230931595810531400.277.354.505.85956125051.358.228.29410.3418.721.8116.55.3537.2
    Minnesota Twins Totals (10 yrs)13614989646127625225201758744435887738155930146.256.307.437.74454592181478.259.181.2716.5616.072.4524.83.6837.5
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (3 yrs)380133017335074651192106102224198141040.263.322.443.7651473589131.259.180.2806.9215.212.2026.13.4637.4
    Kansas City Royals Totals (3 yrs)309112216630060461199388222918615918.267.323.491.8141243551125.292.224.2826.6018.422.7918.44.9141.7
    California Angels Totals (3 yrs)30210921022563733011896591951429725.234.280.356.636117638970.179.122.2585.0216.583.3136.42.5527.3
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)1504084398201177301337471617.240.304.419.72345517138.257.179.2517.2516.262.2424.03.7438.8
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)510000001000300100.000.000.000.0001100.000.000.0000.0027.270.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    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. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln8381Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001100.11000000013.0027.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1997MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----381Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001100.310000000110.0090.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln8392Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001101.02000000002.0018.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1998MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----391Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001101.02000000002.0018.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn8403Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0018.0010001101.02221110003.0018.009.009.009.0018.001.00.000
    1999MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----401Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0018.0010001101.02221110003.0018.009.009.009.0018.001.00.000
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)008.5730003302.35221110012.8621.434.294.294.298.571.00.000
    National League Totals (3 yrs)008.5730003302.35221110012.8621.434.294.294.298.571.00.000
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (2 yrs)000.0020002201.33000000012.7324.550.000.000.000.002.00.000
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)0018.0010001101.02221110003.0018.009.009.009.0018.001.00.000
    Glossary:
    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
    1979Elizabethton TwinsAppRk203B5600.0441051810167149.8922.700.0080.084.81
    1979Elizabethton TwinsAppRk20SS1000.02629385855.9485.500.0014.315.23
    1980Wisconsin Rapids TwinsMidwA213B13700.0943633535492457.9293.300.0097.299.31
    1981Orlando TwinsSouAA221B300.02120023231.0007.700.002.12.23
    1981Orlando TwinsSouAA223B13100.01222813223435403.9263.100.0092.395.61
    1981Minnesota TwinsALMLB223B8058.25170122221.0002.800.387.388.92
    1981Minnesota TwinsALMLB22DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.911.112
    1982Minnesota TwinsALMLB233B14201,223.01062861535407392.9632.800.3287.797.91
    1982Minnesota TwinsALMLB23SS2018.0052175.7142.500.281.21.44
    1982Minnesota TwinsALMLB23DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.79
    1983Minnesota TwinsALMLB243B15401,356.01313601746508491.9673.200.3695.198.11
    1983Minnesota TwinsALMLB24SS306.00100111.0000.300.171.91.95
    1983Minnesota TwinsALMLB24DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.610
    1984Minnesota TwinsALMLB253B15401,359.21423342026496476.9603.100.3595.195.11
    1984Minnesota TwinsALMLB25SS204.0211143.7501.500.751.21.25
    1984Minnesota TwinsALMLB25OF8067.01900019191.0002.400.284.94.98
    1985Minnesota TwinsALMLB261B106.06000661.0006.001.000.60.64
    1985Minnesota TwinsALMLB263B15601,276.11463161831480462.9633.000.3696.397.51
    1985Minnesota TwinsALMLB26OF4029.01000010101.0002.500.342.52.58
    1985Minnesota TwinsALMLB26DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.612
    1986Minnesota TwinsALMLB272B101.0000000.0000.000.000.60.66
    1986Minnesota TwinsALMLB273B15601,352.21183342136473452.9562.900.3396.399.41
    1986Minnesota TwinsALMLB27SS203.00100111.0000.500.331.21.36
    1986Minnesota TwinsALMLB27OF108.02000221.0002.000.250.60.67
    1987Minnesota TwinsALMLB283B15001,293.11342611128406395.9732.600.3192.697.41
    1987Minnesota TwinsALMLB28DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.310
    1988Minnesota TwinsALMLB293B1150975.1105189724301294.9772.600.3071.086.51
    1988Minnesota TwinsALMLB29SS202.00200221.0001.001.001.21.55
    1988Minnesota TwinsALMLB29DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.13.85
    1989Minnesota TwinsALMLB301B2014.01120113131.0006.500.931.21.56
    1989Minnesota TwinsALMLB303B12501,056.11042511023365355.9732.800.3477.296.21
    1989Minnesota TwinsALMLB30DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.92.39
    1990Minnesota TwinsALMLB311B2015.22300023231.00011.501.511.21.36
    1990Minnesota TwinsALMLB313B15101,292.01023181836438420.9592.800.3393.298.11
    1990Minnesota TwinsALMLB31SS202.00100111.0000.500.501.21.34
    1991California AngelsALMLB323B15201,339.21113531739481464.9653.100.3593.8100.01
    1992California AngelsALMLB331B440368.237133535409404.9889.201.1027.233.82
    1992California AngelsALMLB333B670563.1521631718232215.9273.200.3841.451.51
    1992California AngelsALMLB33DH1700.0000000.0000.000.0010.513.13
    1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLB341B180100.19710111108107.9915.901.0711.122.02
    1993California AngelsALMLB341B6039.03720239391.0006.501.003.730.05
    1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLB343B720576.250136515191186.9742.600.3244.487.81
    1993California AngelsALMLB343B7023.0151176.8570.900.264.335.06
    1993California AngelsALMLB34DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.125.03
    1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLB34DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.26
    1994Kansas City RoyalsALMLB351B9048.03840542421.0004.700.887.810.03
    1994Kansas City RoyalsALMLB353B850708.161162415227223.9822.600.3173.994.41
    1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLB361B11075.19210110103102.9909.301.367.68.02
    1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLB363B12301,047.2902181521323308.9542.500.2985.489.81
    1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLB36DH600.0000000.0000.000.004.24.48
    1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB371B14086.1857169392.9896.601.078.69.93
    1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB373B13301,104.063224916296287.9702.200.2682.194.31
    1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB381B20068.06160867671.0003.400.9912.313.54
    1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB383B13201,075.172243724322315.9782.400.2981.589.21
    1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB38P100.1000000.0000.000.000.60.725
    1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB391B309.01500215151.0005.001.671.93.34
    1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB392B102.0000000.0000.000.000.61.17
    1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB393B830676.047153315203200.9852.400.3051.291.21
    1998Chicago CubsNLMLB393B360295.12468229492.9792.600.3122.197.33
    1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB39RF100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.17
    1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB39P101.0000000.0000.000.000.61.123
    1999Chicago CubsNLMLB401B8043.0396264745.9575.601.054.97.12
    1999Chicago CubsNLMLB403B810574.23514078182175.9622.200.3050.071.71
    1999Chicago CubsNLMLB40SS102.00100111.0001.000.500.60.95
    1999Chicago CubsNLMLB40P101.0000000.0000.000.000.60.925
    2000Boston Red SoxALMLB41DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.1100.09
    MLB Totals - (1B)138087287580108617.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (2B)203000000.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (3B)2282019,2221699453122446013.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (SS)140372123211.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (RF)100000000.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (OF)1301043100012.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (P)302000000.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (DH)4800000000.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (1B)3002120018.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (3B)13100122281322313.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (3B)1370094363353513.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (3B)560044105181013.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (SS)100026293816.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    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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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1979Minor----5610-----
    1980Minor----137------
    1981MLB----8-----1
    1981Minor--3-131------
    1982MLB----1422----1
    1983MLB----1543----1
    1984MLB----1542---8-
    1985MLB--1-156----41
    1986MLB---11562---1-
    1987MLB----150-----2
    1988MLB----1152----5
    1989MLB--2-125-----3
    1990MLB--2-1512-----
    1991MLB----152------
    1992MLB--44-67-----17
    1993MLB--24-79-----6
    1994MLB--9-85------
    1995MLB--11-123-----6
    1996MLB--14-133------
    1997MLB1-20-132------
    1998MLB1-31119---1--
    1999MLB1-8-811-----
    2000MLB----------5
    Totals3-1412260624--11348