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Dan GladdenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1993 MLB Years: 1983-1993
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Rated Prospect
World Series Champion

PositionsOF-1744, DH-15, SS-5, 2B-5, P-2, 3B-1Position when DraftedLF-OFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameClinton Daniel Gladden Iii
Height5-11Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 7,1957 [61.134]PlaceSan Jose,California
High SchoolMonta Vista (Cupertino,CA)
CollegeFresno State University (Fresno,CA), De Anza College (Cupertino,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1979 by the San Francisco Giants.
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-SFN-#10
MLB DebutSeptember 5,1983 [26.060]
OrganizationsSFN [8] MIN [5] DET [2] Awards3Awards Voting1-9
TBC Player ID11922Retrosheet IDgladd001MLBAM ID114838
RelationshipsBrother of Jeff Gladden
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (OF) in 1984
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed84Power59Contact69XBH50RBIs54Runs81Hitting78Durability68Team.481Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Fresno GiantsCalifA+sfn-of2160228417091331179173034100.307.361.395.7569013253.342.088.197.3436.7211.861.761.1976.0018.57
1980Fresno GiantsCalifA+sfn-of22622374672102941158113682300.304.351.477.82811321261.323.173.249.3694.2113.793.273.4526.3329.17
1980Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-of227429251861129352211224642100.295.351.438.78912822321.324.143.257.3566.8514.332.092.8032.4425.58
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13652997158214187637193382124400.299.351.456.80724143582.323.157.253.3625.6714.092.483.0929.3927.22
1981Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-of23124472811482398445226505844450.314.381.451.83221340534.341.137.299.3769.3610.861.161.5059.0027.03
1982Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-of24130503931554051074418446952800.308.364.467.83123555562.336.159.312.3697.8312.281.571.7850.3035.48
1983Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-of2512750511315330912805010546815740.303.367.469.83623751572.326.166.352.3699.4411.891.262.1042.0833.33
1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25of25186361420194351103103.222.275.302.57719372.250.080.175.2646.9415.282.201.3963.0021.43
1984Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-of265923470931173273211452300120.397.493.5431.03612721280.431.146.427.46016.078.210.511.0778.0022.58
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32of2686342711201724313116333726123.351.410.447.85715323384.384.096.237.3878.599.641.121.0485.5019.17
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32of2714250264122158741321540787102110.243.307.347.65417430561.274.104.217.2967.1313.901.951.2571.7124.59
1986Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-of28727594000002200000.333.379.481.86013429.360.148.222.3816.906.901.000.000.0044.44
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn10,32of2810235155971614292710395957035.276.357.362.71912721402.323.086.245.3279.7014.681.511.0087.7521.65
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32of2912143869109212838259387231228.249.312.361.67315831482.281.112.235.2997.8814.941.891.6654.7528.44
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32of30141576911553261162288467442549.269.325.403.72823249633.290.134.248.3257.2711.691.611.7452.3631.61
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32of3112146169136233846237235355736.295.331.410.74118934501.314.115.200.3314.5910.582.301.6057.6325.00
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32of32136534641472765402592667614217.275.314.376.69020138571.305.101.180.3104.5511.732.580.88106.8025.85
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32of33126461651141496521593660554113.247.306.356.66216429511.271.109.200.3007.0511.741.671.1776.8325.44
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet32of3411341757106201742423064255010.254.304.357.66114928459.282.103.180.3026.5413.942.131.5359.5726.42
1993Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-of357286111017100601000.393.393.536.92915229.476.143.179.4100.0020.690.003.4528.0018.18
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet32of359135652951621356852150342014.267.312.433.74515431386.278.166.233.3295.4412.952.383.3727.3832.63
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1197450166312152034074446222933376254249331898.270.324.382.70617203174962.298.112.216.0006.7912.601.851.4960.8226.09
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter6502526506797139355533923083245338252025110.316.378.464.84211712292841.344.148.303.0008.6211.901.381.9445.9328.73
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter330129728742186212618812429145168681660.325.391.483.8746271331472.353.158.344.0009.8511.411.161.7749.8831.59
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1987641322343411177974377210486550.306.370.446.81634162855.335.140.283.0008.4212.161.441.9944.9426.50
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12246587142193127232172866116400.305.356.437.79320334514.332.132.224.0005.4512.842.362.3338.7523.94
Minnesota Twins Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter64524703586611172638238116421693262314221253.268.318.382.7009441812698.293.114.213.0006.2612.081.931.4165.0027.38
San Francisco Giants Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3481258196353501116110944411718514264621.281.347.376.723473771419.318.095.228.0008.2513.041.581.1378.6321.81
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter204773109201363209812751114597024.260.307.392.69930359845.280.132.204.0006.0413.492.242.3738.6529.35
Average MLB - Per 162 games16260990164275106030134685674213.270.324.382.70623343672.298.112.216.0006.7912.601.851.4960.8226.09
Average Minor - Per 162 games16263012619935914845721618465630.316.378.464.84229257708.344.148.303.0008.6211.901.381.9445.9328.73

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32Rel30000.0010100101.0000000000----------0.00-2.77
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32Rel31009.0010100101.02110101003.0018.00--9.00--0.00-5.76
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter004.5020200202.02110101001.509.00--4.50--0.00-1.50
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter004.5020200202.02110101001.509.00--4.50--0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings004.502200220002200220.022011011001100110001.509.00--4.50--0.00-1.50

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Fresno Giants CalifA+sfn21OF44--453225048.9601.09------6073.331.7
1979Fresno Giants CalifA+sfn212B4--79121716.9414.00------606.72.9
1979Fresno Giants CalifA+sfn21SS2--44-1881.0004.00------603.31.4
1980Fresno Giants CalifA+sfn22OF44--6831-7271.9861.61------6271.031.4
1980Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn22OF70--169944182178.9782.54------7494.651.5
1980Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn22SS2---51-65.8332.50------742.71.5
1981Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn23OF120--21193-223220.9871.83------12496.8173.9
1981Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn23SS1---3--331.0003.00------1240.81.4
1982Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn24OF129--2641675287280.9762.17------13099.289.6
1983Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn25OF127--31967-332325.9792.56------127100.088.8
1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25OF18--53---53531.0002.94------18100.011.1
1984Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn26OF59--130421136134.9852.27------59100.041.3
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26OF85--232831243240.9882.82------8698.852.5
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27OF124--27337-283276.9752.23------14287.376.5
1986Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn28OF7--11---11111.0001.57------7100.04.9
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28OF89--226732236233.9872.62------10287.354.9
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29OF111--223932235232.9872.09------12191.768.5
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29DH4---------------1213.32.5
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30OF140--3191235334331.9912.36------14199.386.4
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin302B1---------------1410.70.6
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30P1-1-------------1410.70.6
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin303B1---------------1410.70.6
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31OF117--245893262253.9662.16------12196.772.2
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31DH2---------------1211.71.2
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31P1-1-------------1210.80.6
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32OF133--2861263304298.9802.24------13697.882.1
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32DH2---------------1361.51.2
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33OF126--240431247244.9881.94------126100.077.8
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet34OF108--227932239236.9872.19------11395.666.7
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet34DH2---------------1131.81.2
1993Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet35OF7--11-2-1311.8461.57------7100.04.9
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet35OF86--196931208205.9862.38------9194.553.1
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet35DH5---------------915.53.1
MLB Totals for OF - 11 season(s)-   OF1137--252081432026442601.9842.29------11370.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH15---------------150.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P2-2-------------20.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1---------------10.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF329--73526186779761.9772.31------3290.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF190--3801874405398.9832.09------1900.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS3---81-98.8892.67------30.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF88--113632122119.9751.35------880.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B4--79121716.9414.00------40.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2--44-1881.0004.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Fresno Giants CalifA+sfn21---42----44-
1980Fresno Giants CalifA+sfn22---------44-
1980Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn22----2----70-
1981Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn23----1----120-
1982Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn24---------129-
1983Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn25---------127-
1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25---------18-
1984Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn26---------59-
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26---------85-
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27---------124-
1986Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn28---------7-
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28---------89-
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29---------1114
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin301--1-1---140-
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin311--------1172
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32---------1332
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33---------126-
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet34---------1082
1993Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet35---------7-
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet35---------865

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987Minnesota TwinsChamp. SeriesMLB29520572005002100000.350.409.450.8599222.368.100.2009.094.550.500.000.0028.57
1987Minnesota TwinsWorld SeriesMLB29731392117203400000.290.353.516.86916434.308.226.3878.8211.761.332.9431.0044.44
1991Minnesota TwinsChamp. SeriesMLB33523460003301300000.261.292.261.5536024.300.000.1744.1712.503.000.000.000.00
1991Minnesota TwinsWorld SeriesMLB33730572200203400000.233.303.433.73613433.269.200.3679.0912.121.330.000.0057.14
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs10439132008303400000.302.348.349.69715246.333.047.1866.528.701.330.000.0015.38
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs14618164317406800000.262.328.475.80329867.288.213.3778.9611.941.331.4961.0050.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin42Broadcaster1626993.42626.05Tom Kelly
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin43Broadcaster1628577.5256.02Tom Kelly
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin44Broadcaster1619467.584--1Ron GardenhireLost ALCS (Angels)
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin45Broadcaster1629072.556--1Ron GardenhireLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin46Broadcaster1629270.568--1Ron GardenhireLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin47Broadcaster1628379.51216.03Ron Gardenhire-
2006Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin48Broadcaster1629666.593--1Ron GardenhireLost ALDS (Athletics)
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin49Broadcaster1627983.48817.03Ron Gardenhire
2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin50Broadcaster1638875.5401.02Ron Gardenhire
2009Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin51Broadcaster1638776.534--1Ron GardenhireLost in ALDS (NY Yankees)
2010Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin52Broadcaster1629468.580--1Ron GardenhireLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
* 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 [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1988American League Player of the Week (August 8-August 14)1
1989American League Player of the Week (June 19-June 25)1
1993American League Player of the Week (August 9-August 15)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1993-10-25Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-12-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1991-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-03-31TradeTraded by Giants with David Blakely to Twins for Bryan Hickerson, Ray Velasquez and Jose Dominguez. 
1979-06-17ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
* 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
1985San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll27135,000-4611924370,78060,000135,000
1986San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll28175,000-4331739386,34760,000310,000
1987Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2960,000-59520-344,90660,000370,000
1988Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll30360,000-2861260392,10762,500730,000
1989Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll31610,000-2081075++429,80262,5001,340,000
1990Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll32700,000-226568++515,727100,0002,040,000
1991Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll331,100,000-192873++742,231100,0003,140,000
1992Detroit TigersTeam Payroll341,050,000-2571269++962,245109,0004,190,000
1993Detroit TigersTeam Payroll351,150,000-2431374++968,431109,0005,340,000
* 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