Tips Updates
Daily
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Doug LintonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1984-2004 MLB Years: 1992-2003
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook


PositionsP-450Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDouglas Warren Linton
Height6-1Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 2,1965 [52.233]PlaceSanta Ana,California
High SchoolCanyon (Anaheim,CA)
CollegeUniversity of California-Irvine (Irvine,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 43rd round (878th overall) of the 1986 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsSteve Minor
MLB DebutAugust 3,1992 [26.335]
OrganizationsTOR [8] KCA [3] NYN [2] MIN [1] ATL [1] BAL [1] CAL [1] COL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID14371Retrosheet IDlintd001MLBAM ID117800
Research ToolsTrack this Player -- Intersect Player -- Compare Player -- Random Player
About Profile Data

Pitching Stats -- Batting Stats -- Fielding Statistics -- Baseball Jobs -- Transactions -- Salaries
This player page is available for sponsorship:
Sponsor the Doug Linton page  -  You can show your support to the The Baseball Cube by sponsoring all of a player's pages for only $10/year.
About Sponsorships Program


Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts52Walks71Hittable39SO/BB69vsPower39Hitting1Durability51Team.494Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1986University of California-PCAANCAA-1S/R20475.4022517200366.2725540031580001.549.72--4.187.831.87.364-
1987Myrtle Beach Blue JaysSALAtor-ST211421.55201912011122.09434219251558000.986.930.661.8411.436.20.875-
1987Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-ST21009.0011000003.05330110002.0015.00--3.003.001.00--
1987Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01421.73212012011125.09937249261568001.007.130.651.8711.236.00.8751.94
1988Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-Rel22211.6312012006227.2195509282001.016.18--2.939.113.11.667-
1989Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-Rel23122.96918005227.02712919351001.328.890.332.9611.523.89.333-
1989Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-ST23542.6014131320090.0682826223936001.016.800.202.309.304.04.556-
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0662.68231493252117.09540353321287001.087.290.232.459.824.00.5001.73
1990Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-ST2410103.40262608300177.0174776714671134001.368.830.713.405.731.69.500-
1991Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-ST2510125.01302643110161.2181108902156935001.4710.081.173.125.181.66.455-
1992Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-ST2612103.74252507100170.21768371177012612001.449.280.903.696.641.80.545-
1992Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26S/R26138.63835002024.0312323517162002.0011.631.886.386.000.94.2506.28
1993Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-S/R27265.321376004247.04829281114422001.319.132.092.667.993.00.250-
1993Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26S/R27016.55413000011.011880940001.829.00--7.363.270.44.0004.72
1993California AngelsALMLBcal35Rel27207.7119019006025.2352222814192001.9112.272.814.916.661.361.0007.20
1994Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-ST28212.00330000018.0116411150000.675.500.500.507.5015.00.667-
1994New York MetsNLMLBnyn30Rel28624.4732329008050.0742725420292001.8713.230.723.585.191.45.7504.20
1995Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ST29774.40181802100108.01296053924853101.4110.720.751.997.063.54.500-
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca49S/R29017.25725000022.0222118410130021.438.871.614.035.241.30.0005.88
1996Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ST30114.76440000022.226131217142001.4610.320.402.785.562.00.500-
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca49ST30795.02211830000104.011165581326873181.329.611.132.257.533.35.4384.10
1998Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-S/R32445.9918144002079.210657531914605201.5111.972.151.586.784.29.500-
1999Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-ST33753.65181801000118.012058481327973001.249.130.992.057.383.59.583-
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal49S/R33145.951486000059.06941391425314021.5910.532.143.814.731.24.2006.54
2000Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol25ST3410135.38282806300174.018910910415421367201.339.780.782.177.033.24.435-
2001Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-ST35733.2112120000075.2742827810672101.118.800.951.197.976.70.700-
2002Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ST369112.53282801100174.0167634914261609001.118.640.721.348.286.15.450-
2003Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor37S/R372105.283213191080109.013367641319795001.3910.981.071.576.524.16.167-
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30Rel37003.0070700709.07332470001.227.002.004.007.001.75-5.70
2004Wichita WranglersTexAAkca-ST38101.6911000005.08210040001.5013.50----6.750.001.000-
2004Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca27S/R38397.59271314107199.214386842318819001.6212.912.081.637.314.50.250-
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0497.292814141071104.115188852318859001.6112.941.971.547.294.72.3084.79
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter17205.78112357700230304.036021019650125206131121.5910.611.473.686.071.65.4592.13
Minor League Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter1091114.073392706935123481807.21898928819191462148485601.309.430.952.307.373.21.495-
AAA Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter861024.422822354730102231532.01677844754179395116868601.359.821.052.316.842.96.457-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter642.7516151320098.0813330224986001.077.410.182.208.974.08.600-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter332.29211200011454.1461714118633001.167.530.162.9510.313.50.500-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1421.55201912011122.09434219251558000.986.930.661.8411.436.20.875-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter475.4022517200366.2725540031580001.549.72--4.187.831.87.364-
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter624.4732329008050.0742725420292001.8713.230.723.585.191.45.750-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7105.41282080000126.01338676173610031101.349.471.212.567.122.78.412-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter146.9519415009044.0493434730272001.8010.021.436.145.520.90.200-
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter207.7119019006025.2352222814192001.9112.272.814.916.661.361.000-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter145.951486000059.06941391425314021.5910.532.143.814.731.24.200-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12145.7881255600170220.025915114136901489191.5910.611.473.686.071.65.4622.13
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13134.07413384141220.023011399235618010101.309.430.952.307.373.21.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1994New York MetsNLMLBnyn30p28327000000000302000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2000Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol25p342835341004001804100.114.135.143.2785141.143.029.057.1262.4419.518.000.000.0025.00
2001Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-p35127000000000400000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0057.140.000.000.000.00
2002Richmond BravesILAAAatl-p362818010000000602002.056.056.056.1121020.083.000.000.0500.0030.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter327000000000302000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter68603510040011806102.083.097.100.1976168.116.017.033.0001.4726.4718.000.000.0020.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter68603510040011806102.083.097.100.1976168.116.017.033.0001.4726.4718.000.000.0020.00
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter327000000000302000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623500000000015010000.000.000.000.0000046.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621437122001000243014205.083.097.100.197142162.116.017.033.0001.4726.4718.000.000.0020.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1987Myrtle Beach Blue Jays SALAtor21P20--814312522.8801.10------20100.014.4
1988Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor22P12--13--441.0000.33------12100.08.6
1989Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor23P9--23--551.0000.56------9100.06.4
1989Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor23P14--10164-3026.8671.86------14100.09.8
1990Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor24P26--1329214442.9551.62------26100.017.9
1991Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor25P30--819212927.9310.90------30100.020.8
1992Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor26P25--1630425046.9201.84------25100.017.5
1992Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26P8-24-2-1221.0000.250.08-----8100.04.9
1993Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor27P13--39--12121.0000.92------13100.09.2
1993California AngelsALMLBcal27P19-25-3--331.0000.160.12-----19100.011.7
1993Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27P4-112---221.0000.500.18-----4100.02.5
1994Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn28P3--11--221.0000.67------3100.02.1
1994New York MetsNLMLBnyn28P32-50161-87.8750.220.14-----32100.028.3
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca29P18--212311714.8240.78------18100.012.5
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29P7-22-5--551.0000.710.23-----7100.04.9
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca30P4--14--551.0001.25------4100.02.8
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30P21-1049102-2119.9050.900.18-----21100.013.0
1998Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin32P18--561-1211.9170.61------18100.012.6
1999Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal33P18--813412521.8401.17------18100.012.5
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33P14-5958--13131.0000.930.22-----14100.08.6
2000Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol34P28--10254-3935.8971.25------28100.019.7
2001Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn35P12--610--16161.0001.33------12100.08.5
2002Richmond Braves ILAAAatl36P28--1122223533.9431.18------28100.019.7
2003Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor37P32--1118123029.9670.91------32100.022.7
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor37P7-912-1331.0000.430.33-----7100.04.3
2004Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca38P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2004Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca38P27--714212321.9130.78------27100.018.8
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P112-3041836325754.9470.480.18-----1120.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 14 season(s)-   P282--1022122511339314.9261.11------2820.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P15--11164-3127.8711.80------150.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P21--36--991.0000.43------210.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P20--814312522.8801.10------200.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1987Myrtle Beach Blue Jays SALAtor2120----------
1988Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor2212----------
1989Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor239----------
1989Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor2314----------
1990Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor2426----------
1991Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor2530----------
1992Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor2625----------
1992Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor268----------
1993Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor2713----------
1993California AngelsALMLBcal2719----------
1993Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor274----------
1994Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn283----------
1994New York MetsNLMLBnyn2832----------
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca2918----------
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca297----------
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca304----------
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3021----------
1998Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin3218----------
1999Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal3318----------
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3314----------
2000Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol3428----------
2001Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn3512----------
2002Richmond Braves ILAAAatl3628----------
2003Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor3732----------
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor377----------
2004Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca381----------
2004Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca3827----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2006Tri-City Dust DevilsNwstA-Minorcol40Pitching Coach763838.5006.02Fred Ocasio-
2007Tri-City Dust DevilsNwstA-Minorcol41Pitching Coach763739.487--2Fred OcasioLost in Finals
2008Asheville TouristsSALAMinorcol42Pitching Coach1398356.5975.52Joe MikulikLost in Semi-Finals
2009Modesto NutsCalifA+Minorcol43Pitching Coach1407565.53618.03Jerry WeinsteinLost in 1st Round
2010Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAMinorcol44Pitching Coach1436479.44810.03Stu Cole
2011Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAMinorcol45Pitching Coach1446480.44413.03Stu Cole
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-01-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
2003-09-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-10-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
2002-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-01-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
2001-07-25Purchased by LG Twins (Korean) from Mets. 
2001-05-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
2001-04-01Released by Dodgers. 
2001-01-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
2000-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-02-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
1999-12-07Released by Orioles. 
1998-12-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1998-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-05-26ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1998-03-14Released by Yankees. 
1998-01-26ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1997-03-04Released by Royals. 
1995-10-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1995-10-11Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-04-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1994-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-12-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1993-09-14Released by Angels. 
1993-06-17Claimed on waivers by Angels from Blue Jays. 
* 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
1992Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll26109,000-68035-962,245109,000109,000
1993California AngelsTeam Payroll27109,000-75737-968,431109,000218,000
1993Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll27109,000-75737-968,431109,000218,000
1994New York MetsTeam Payroll28135,000-6422129957,101109,000353,000
1995Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll29159,000-5742437999,520109,000512,000
1996Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll30109,000-78637-957,870109,000621,000
1999Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll33400,000-49325451,454,491200,0001,021,000
2003Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll37350,000-54019322,163,527300,0001,371,000
* 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