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Bob GerenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1993 MLB Years: 1988-1993
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1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsC-1145, 1B-42, OF-8, DH-3, 3B-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Peter Geren
Height6-3Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 22,1961 [56.303]PlaceSan Diego,California
High SchoolClairemont (San Diego,CA)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 1st round (24th overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutMay 17,1988 [26.237]
OrganizationsNYA [6] SLN [5] SDN [3] BOS [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID11829Retrosheet IDgereb001MLBAM ID114712
RelationshipsFather of Bobby Geren, Brother of Brett Geren
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (C) in 1989
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed20Power67Contact28XBH64RBIs57Runs41Hitting42Durability59Team.486Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Walla Walla PadresNwstA-sdn-c175415119265001600323901100.172.315.205.520315185.230.033.245.26217.3021.081.220.000.0019.23
1980Walla Walla PadresNwstA-sdn-c185117719458122801243315100.254.345.345.6906111208.301.091.220.32011.5415.871.380.9688.5024.44
1980Reno Silver SoxCalifA+sdn-c184815724457142310244112100.287.383.420.8036612185.363.133.293.36612.9722.161.712.1639.2526.67
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         99334439015265111487427200.269.363.380.74312723393.328.111.254.34212.2118.831.541.5355.6725.56
1981St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-c196416715379101302133202100.222.276.287.5634810183.272.065.132.2637.1017.492.460.000.0027.03
1982St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-c20110352388624114531296853350.244.308.327.63511526392.297.083.170.2867.4017.352.340.26352.0030.23
1983Springfield CardinalsMidwAsln10c21124434671152132473004012733410.265.328.493.82121448484.317.228.320.3618.2626.243.184.9618.0841.74
1984Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-c22862923972120154010346913110.247.326.442.76812927331.273.195.315.34410.2720.852.034.5319.4737.50
1984Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-c221540371003005800000.175.267.200.4678145.219.025.150.22811.1117.781.600.000.0014.29
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1013324279130154310397713110.238.319.413.73213728376.266.175.295.33010.3720.481.973.9922.1335.44
1985Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-c23103315387118154031317417520.225.293.337.63010624359.274.112.216.2828.6420.612.391.3963.0033.80
1985Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-c23514252013000100000.357.357.7141.07110314.333.357.357.4630.007.140.007.1414.0060.00
1985Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         108329407620164331317517520.231.295.353.64811627373.277.122.222.2898.3120.112.421.6154.8335.53
1986Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-c2411273410000061200000.148.303.185.4885133.267.037.259.24918.1836.362.000.000.0025.00
1986Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-c2468205245215372512216021000.254.329.459.7889425229.326.205.302.3489.1726.202.863.0629.2948.08
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         79232275616372512277221000.241.326.427.7539926262.320.186.297.33610.3127.482.672.6733.1446.43
1987Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-c2578213334772113111214224520.221.290.427.7179120245.218.206.305.3068.5717.142.004.4919.3642.55
1987Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-c25520130013000901000.150.150.300.4506121.200.150.150.1900.0042.860.004.7620.0033.33
1987Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         83233345072123411215125520.215.280.416.6969721266.217.201.292.2977.8919.172.434.5119.4242.00
1988Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-c2695321378713283501336914400.271.337.399.73612823363.319.128.227.3329.0919.012.092.2040.1326.44
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya57,58c261010010000002300000.100.250.100.3501012.143.000.200.19216.6725.001.500.000.000.00
1989Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-c2727951124412131052512100.253.294.379.673367104.319.126.189.3044.8124.045.001.9247.5029.17
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya53c2765205265951927001244161010.288.329.454.7839315225.327.166.224.3525.3319.563.674.0022.7825.42
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya53c2811027721597083100137356217.213.259.325.5849015303.258.112.159.2654.2924.095.622.6434.6325.42
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya53c2964128728302120193103005.219.270.289.559375140.274.070.133.2586.4322.143.441.4364.0017.86
1992Winter Haven Red SoxFSLA+bos-c30723370012001500010.304.333.435.76810124.353.131.174.3334.1720.835.004.1723.0014.29
1992Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-c306621328447092502175300030.207.265.366.6317816230.232.159.230.2837.3923.043.123.9123.6736.36
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         73236315170102702185800040.216.272.373.6458817254.244.157.225.2877.0922.833.223.9423.6033.33
1993San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn17c3158145831603600132804044.214.278.317.595469162.246.103.193.2618.0217.282.151.8548.3329.03
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter30776562178211227601491796193526.233.283.349.63226744842.275.116.179.0005.8221.263.652.6134.7724.72
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1017321640477715416914181111336767183827150.242.314.384.69812362613635.288.142.247.0009.2421.102.282.5035.3433.59
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter28190810622242628107258122548530.244.308.396.704360761006.294.152.238.0008.0522.372.782.7832.4334.23
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2788471131943833111152921974141150.229.304.391.69533172968.259.162.274.0009.5020.352.143.2027.3237.11
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter22969980175403683436714667560.250.319.342.66123949784.306.092.189.0008.5518.622.180.77116.5028.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter124434671152132473004012733410.265.328.493.82121448484.317.228.320.0008.2626.243.184.9618.0841.74
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter105328387113124401567216200.216.331.280.6119216393.270.064.232.00014.2518.321.290.51164.0022.54
New York Yankees Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter24962054147151197001361516153122.237.284.356.64022135680.283.119.176.0005.2922.214.192.7932.6323.81
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter58145831603600132804044.214.278.317.595469162.246.103.193.0008.0217.282.151.8548.3329.03
Average MLB - Per 162 games162404339411112400126943102314.233.283.349.63214123444.275.116.179.0005.8221.263.652.6134.7724.72
Average Minor - Per 162 games162512641242531467225412236420.242.314.384.69819742579.288.142.247.0009.2421.102.282.5035.3433.59

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1981St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-Rel19009.0010100001.02110000002.0018.00------0.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100001.02110000002.0018.00------0.00--
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100001.02110000002.0018.00------0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings009.0022002200000220.04402202200000002.0018.00------0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Walla Walla Padres NwstA-sdn17C37--183239-215206.9585.57-----195468.552.9
1979Walla Walla Padres NwstA-sdn171B4--322-434341.0008.50------547.45.7
1980Walla Walla Padres NwstA-sdn18C47--30640101356346.9727.36-----225192.268.1
1980Walla Walla Padres NwstA-sdn181B3--131--14141.0004.67------515.94.3
1980Reno Silver Sox CalifA+sdn18C18--891743110106.9645.89------4837.512.8
1981St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln19C51--204243-231228.9874.47-----36479.738.6
1982St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln20C96--49672106578568.9835.92-----911087.372.2
1982St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln20OF1--2---221.0002.00------1100.90.8
1982St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln201B1--2--1221.0002.00------1100.90.8
1983Springfield Cardinals MidwAsln21C104--826102113939928.9888.92-----1712483.974.8
1983Springfield Cardinals MidwAsln211B1--32--551.0005.00------1240.80.7
1984Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln22C79--53156810595587.9877.43-----118691.958.1
1984Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln221B3--14---14141.0004.67------863.52.2
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln22C13--806128786.9896.62-----31586.78.4
1985Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln23C77--4304723479477.9966.19------10374.857.5
1985Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln231B21--1241228138136.9866.48------10320.415.7
1985Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln23OF7--81-1991.0001.29------1036.85.2
1985Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln23C5--271--28281.0005.60------5100.03.5
1986Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya24C8--316-237371.0004.63------1172.75.8
1986Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya241B3--201-121211.0007.00------1127.32.2
1986Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya24C58--2473342284280.9864.83-----76885.341.7
1986Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya241B3--233132726.9638.67------684.42.2
1987Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya25C71--3124422358356.9945.01-----27891.051.1
1987Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya251B2--711-98.8894.00------782.61.4
1987Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya25C5--203112423.9584.60-----15100.03.6
1988Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya26C90--4787286558550.9866.11-----109594.763.4
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya26C10--183--21211.0002.10-2-100.0-10100.06.2
1989Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya27C23--1371823157155.9876.74-----62785.215.8
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya27C60--3082434335332.9915.53-201458.836592.337.3
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya27DH2---------------653.11.2
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya28C107--4875545546542.9935.07-554256.71011097.366.0
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya28DH1---------------1100.90.6
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya29C63--2551832276273.9894.33-311468.916498.438.9
1992Winter Haven Red Sox FSLA+bos30C19--411-65.8330.26------7271.427.5
1992Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos30C55--2572312281280.9965.09------6683.338.5
1993San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31C49--2512626279277.9935.65-391967.245884.530.2
1993San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn311B1--1---111.0001.00------581.70.6
1993San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn313B1---3--331.0003.00------581.70.6
MLB Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C289--1319126121714571445.9925.00-1478962.3182890.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH3---------------30.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---3--331.0003.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 7 season(s)-   C249--1246156171614191402.9885.63-----272490.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B3--233132726.9638.67------30.00.0
AA Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C235--1304153121714691457.9926.20-----132350.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B29--1651439182179.9846.17------290.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF7--81-1991.0001.29------70.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C184--793114189925907.9814.93-----121840.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--2--1221.0002.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C104--826102113939928.9888.92-----171040.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--32--551.0005.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C84--48963191571552.9676.57-----41840.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B7--453-448481.0006.86------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Walla Walla Padres NwstA-sdn17-374--------
1980Walla Walla Padres NwstA-sdn18-473--------
1980Reno Silver Sox CalifA+sdn18-18---------
1981St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln19-51---------
1982St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln20-961------1-
1983Springfield Cardinals MidwAsln21-1041--------
1984Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln22-793--------
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln22-13---------
1985Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln23-7721------7-
1985Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln23-5---------
1986Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya24-83--------
1986Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya24-583--------
1987Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya25-712--------
1987Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya25-5---------
1988Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya26-90---------
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya26-10---------
1989Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya27-23---------
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya27-60--------2
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya28-107--------1
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya29-63---------
1992Winter Haven Red Sox FSLA+bos30-19---------
1992Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos30-55---------
1993San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31-491--1-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1995Utica Blue SoxNYPLA-Minorbos33Manager733340.45213.05 
1996Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkMinorbos34Manager602436.40010.04 
1998Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+Minorbos36Manager1377661.5555.54 
1999Modesto A'sCalifA+Minoroak37Manager1408852.629--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
2000Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAMinoroak38Manager1449054.625--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
2001Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAMinoroak39Manager1447569.521--1 Lost in Semi-Finals (Tacoma)
2002Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAMinoroak40Manager1446678.45819.03 
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak41Bullpen Coach1629666.593--1Ken MachaLost in 1st Round (Red Sox)
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak42Bullpen Coach1629171.5621.02Ken Macha-
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak43Bullpen Coach1628874.5437.02Ken Macha-
2006Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak44Bench Coach1629369.574--1Ken MachaLost ALCS (Tigers)
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak45Manager1627686.46918.03 
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak46Manager1617586.46624.53 
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak47Manager1627587.46322.04 
2010Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak48Manager1628181.5009.01 
2011Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak49Manager1627488.45722.03 
2012New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn50Bench Coach1627488.45724.04Terry Collins
2013New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn51Bench Coach1627488.45722.03Terry Collins
2014New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn52Bench Coach1627983.48817.03Terry Collins
2015New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn53Bench Coach1629072.556--1Terry CollinsLost World Series (Royals)
2016Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan54Bench Coach1629171.562--1Dave RobertsLost in NLCS (Cubs)
2017Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan55Bench Coach16210458.642--1Dave RobertsLost World Series (Astros)
2018Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan56Bench Coach965343.552--1Dave Roberts
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1999California League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1993-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-12-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1992-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-04-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1992-03-17Released by Reds. 
1991-12-02Claimed on waivers by Reds from Yankees. 
1985-11-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1985-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1980-12-10TradeTraded by Padres with Gene Tenace, Bob Shirley and Rollie Fingers to Cardinals for Al Olmsted, Kim Seaman, John Urrea, John Littlefield, Mike Phillips, Steve Swisher and Terry Kennedy. 
* 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
1988New York YankeesTeam Payroll2662,500-60437-392,10762,50062,500
1989New York YankeesTeam Payroll2770,000-5992825429,80262,500132,500
1990New York YankeesTeam Payroll28180,000-4792732515,727100,000312,500
1991New York YankeesTeam Payroll29230,000-4321939742,231100,000542,500
1993San Diego PadresTeam Payroll31125,000-6612226968,431109,000667,500
* 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