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Joe KlinkHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-1996 MLB Years: 1987-1996
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-482Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph Charles Klink
Height5-11Weight175BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 3,1962 [56.017]PlaceJohnstown,Pennsylvania
CollegeUniversity of St. Thomas (St. Paul,MN)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets in the 36th round (801st overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 9,1987 [25.065]
OrganizationsOAK [4] NYN [3] MIN [2] CLE [1] LAN [1] MIA [1] SEA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13823Retrosheet IDklinj001MLBAM ID117164
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts59Walks35Hittable63SO/BB46vsPower63Hitting0Durability56Team.512Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1983Columbia MetsSALAnyn-Rel21224.6212111005025.0241613614143001.508.532.134.974.971.00.500-
1984Columbia MetsSALAnyn-R/CL22543.493103100271138.2301915128495001.506.980.236.5211.411.75.556-
1985Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-Rel23332.26440440017551.2411613126595001.307.140.174.5310.282.27.500-
1986Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-R/CL24452.514504500411168.0592419537631001.417.810.664.908.341.70.444-
1987Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-Rel25004.3012012007023.0251411113141001.659.780.395.095.481.08--
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin46Rel25016.6512012005023.0371817411171002.0914.481.574.306.651.55.0005.09
1988Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-Rel26120.78210210012334.22563014303001.126.49--3.637.792.14.333-
1988Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-Rel26215.12270270015138.2472922017323001.6610.94--3.967.451.88.667-
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0333.07480480027472.0723525031626001.408.84--3.807.612.00.500-
1989Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-CL27442.825705700532660.2461919223596001.146.820.303.418.752.57.500-
1989Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-Rel27000.0060600506.22000250000.602.70--2.706.752.50--
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--CL0442.546306300582666.0481919225646001.086.420.273.348.552.56.500-
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak58Rel28002.04400400019139.23499118193101.317.710.234.084.311.06-3.54
1991Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-ST29003.6033000005.04222110001.007.203.601.801.801.00--
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak58Rel291034.35620620010262.0603030421344051.318.710.583.054.941.62.7693.86
1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo58Rel31025.02590590010037.2372221024221201.628.84--5.735.260.92.0003.73
1994Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-Rel32003.0020200103.03110120101.339.00--3.006.002.00--
1995Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-Rel33213.00450450021839.0311313015323001.187.15--3.467.382.13.667-
1996Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-Rel34104.0570700306.29330340001.8012.15--4.055.401.331.000-
1996Seattle MarinersALMLBsea40Rel34003.8630300102.03111120001.7111.573.863.867.712.00-8.31
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1064.26176017600453163.217180781075949351.499.350.554.105.141.25.6251.11
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter24223.0131243080020765397.03461621341819436430101.357.770.404.358.171.88.522-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter523.859909900529115.01176050151897101.449.000.083.926.851.75.714-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter9112.2612301230010640162.0130494177415210001.257.160.394.088.382.05.450-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter332.38473440017556.2451815327605001.277.150.484.299.532.22.500-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter763.944314200321163.1543528742638001.507.590.985.918.861.50.538-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1033.45102010200293101.2943939539537151.318.320.443.454.691.36.769-
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter025.02590590010037.2372221024221201.628.84--5.735.260.92.000-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter016.6512012005023.0371817411171002.0914.481.574.306.651.55.000-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter003.8630300102.03111120001.7111.573.863.867.712.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1384.26235023500604220.02281071041310012612471.499.350.554.105.141.25.6191.11
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13123.0117121690011436220.019089741010620016101.357.770.404.358.171.88.520-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Columbia MetsSALAnyn-p22316110000000201000.167.167.167.334107.250.000.000.1510.0028.570.000.000.000.00
1985Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-p23442000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo58p31592000000000001000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter592000000000001000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter758110000000301000.125.125.125.250109.200.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter442000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter316110000000201000.167.167.167.334107.250.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter592000000000001000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625000000000003000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16217220000000602000.125.125.125.2502019.200.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Columbia Mets SALAnyn21P12--34-1771.0000.58------12100.08.5
1984Columbia Mets SALAnyn22P31--25--771.0000.23------31100.022.3
1985Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn23P44--17--881.0000.18------44100.031.4
1986Orlando Twins SouAAmin24P45--191-1110.9090.22------45100.031.5
1987Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin25P12--42--661.0000.50------12100.08.5
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25P12-23-2-1221.0000.170.09-----12100.07.4
1988Huntsville Stars SouAAoak26P21--13--441.0000.19------21100.014.6
1988Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak26P27--14--551.0000.19------27100.018.8
1989Huntsville Stars SouAAoak27P57--610-116161.0000.28------57100.039.9
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28P40-3911--221.0000.050.05-----40100.024.7
1991Modesto A's CalifA+oak29P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.2
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29P62-6248-112121.0000.190.19-----62100.038.3
1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo31P59-3732--551.0000.080.14-----59100.036.4
1994Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan32P2---2-1221.0001.00------2100.01.4
1995Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle33P45--261198.8890.18------45100.031.3
1996Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea34P7--12-1331.0000.43------7100.04.9
1996Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34P3-2-------------3100.01.9
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P176-163813-221211.0000.120.13-----1760.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P93--816132524.9600.26------930.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P123--822113130.9680.24------1230.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P47--18--991.0000.19------470.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P43--59-114141.0000.33------430.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Columbia Mets SALAnyn2112----------
1984Columbia Mets SALAnyn2231----------
1985Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn2344----------
1986Orlando Twins SouAAmin2445----------
1987Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin2512----------
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2512----------
1988Huntsville Stars SouAAoak2621----------
1988Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak2627----------
1989Huntsville Stars SouAAoak2757----------
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2840----------
1991Modesto A's CalifA+oak293----------
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2962----------
1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo3159----------
1994Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan322----------
1995Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle3345----------
1996Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea347----------
1996Seattle MarinersALMLBsea343----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1990Oakland AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB2800null1000.000100----------0.00null.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs00null10100000.000001000----------0.00null.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1996-05-18Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-04-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1995-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-02-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1994-06-16Released by Dodgers. 
1994-04-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1994-03-29Released by Marlins. 
1993-01-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Marlins. 
1992-12-19Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-03-31TradeTraded by Twins to Athletics for Russ Kibler. 
1986-01-16TradeTraded by Mets with Bill Latham and Billy Beane to Twins for Pat Crosby and Tim Teufel. 
* 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
1987Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2560,000-59521-344,90660,00060,000
1990Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll28100,000-64939-515,727100,000160,000
1991Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll29140,000-5122627742,231100,000300,000
1993Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll31200,000-5191642968,431109,000500,000
1996Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll34109,000-78644-957,870109,000609,000
* 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