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Fred LynnHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1971-1990 MLB Years: 1974-1990
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Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

PositionsOF-1825, DH-70Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFrederic Michael Lynn
Height6-1Weight190BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 3,1952 [66.019]PlaceChicago,Illinois
High SchoolEl Monte (El Monte,CA)
CollegeUSC (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox in the 2nd round (41st overall) of the 1973 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the New York Yankees in the 3rd round (60th overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsJoe Stephenson
MLB DebutSeptember 5,1974 [22.215]
OrganizationsBOS [8] BAL [4] CAL [4] DET [2] SDN [1] Awards16Awards Voting5-517
TBC Player ID14566Retrosheet IDlynnf001MLBAM ID118040
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed49Power86Contact54XBH79RBIs79Runs55Hitting72Durability64Team.519Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971USCCollege-of194211325394473000182800000.345.435.6371.0727215131.410.292.451.47413.7421.371.565.3416.1438.46
1972USCPac8NCAA-1-of20561875461137144650472700000.326.462.6951.15713034234.322.369.647.50720.0911.540.575.9813.3655.74
1973BristolEastAA--2153162264294636000000000.259.259.475.7347719162.231.216.216.3240.000.000.003.7027.0045.24
1974PawtucketILAAA-822124415651171922168000000000.282.282.489.77120342415.244.207.207.3470.000.000.005.0619.7635.90
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos19of22154351822210006610120.419.490.6981.18830651.444.279.419.51211.7611.761.003.9221.5033.33
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos19of231455281031754772110510562903661011.331.401.566.96729975605.364.235.362.42710.2514.881.453.4725.1442.86
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos19of241325077615932810651494867101029.314.367.467.83423750566.339.153.258.3798.4811.841.401.7750.7031.45
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16of25129497811292951876235163358214.260.327.447.77422252564.262.187.288.3399.0411.171.243.1927.6140.31
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos19of26150541751613332282367550146119.298.380.492.87226658627.293.194.327.38611.967.970.673.5124.5936.02
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos19of271475311161774213912222827940549.333.423.6371.06033882622.330.304.458.45613.1812.700.966.2713.6246.33
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos19of281104156712532312611205839005310.301.383.480.86319947478.306.179.347.38312.138.160.672.5134.5837.60
1981California AngelsALMLBcal8of297625628568153112384231447.219.322.316.6388114302.239.097.242.29712.5813.911.111.6651.2025.00
1982California AngelsALMLBcal19of3013847289141381218678587235749.299.374.517.89124460545.311.218.339.39010.6413.211.243.8522.4842.55
1983California AngelsALMLBcal19of31117437561192032274225583206107.272.352.483.83521145500.287.211.336.36311.0016.601.514.4019.8637.82
1984California AngelsALMLBcal19of32142517841402842379227797222814.271.366.474.84024555600.293.203.352.37212.8316.171.263.8322.4839.29
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal19of33124448591181212368735310010667.263.339.449.78820136508.287.186.313.34510.4319.691.894.5319.4830.51
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal19of34112397671141312367225359204120.287.371.499.87019837456.285.212.345.38311.6212.941.115.0417.2632.46
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal19of3511139649100240236037397210268.253.320.487.80719347438.254.234.323.3428.9016.441.855.2517.2247.00
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal19of36873013776131183722286601417.252.312.482.79414532334.262.230.322.3508.3819.762.365.3916.7242.11
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet9of362790920107190051610202.222.265.467.73242898.188.245.300.3225.1016.333.207.1412.8640.00
1988Totals for AL-AL         1143914696141255622338211619.246.302.478.78018740432.245.232.317.3447.6418.982.485.7915.6441.67
1989Detroit TigersALMLBdet9of-dh371173534485111114611477110515.241.328.371.69913123406.268.130.263.32011.5817.491.512.7132.0927.06
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn8of389019618473162320224411321.240.315.357.6727010223.275.117.240.3049.8719.732.002.6932.6721.28
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter19696925106319603884330611117254857111630258677149.283.360.484.84433527377923.296.201.327.00010.8214.091.303.8622.6337.60
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1775779115928627104000000000.276.276.485.76128061577.240.209.210.0000.000.000.004.6821.3738.36
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter124415651171922168000000000.282.282.489.77120342415.244.207.207.0000.000.000.005.0619.7635.90
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter53162264294636000000000.259.259.475.7347719162.231.216.216.0000.000.000.003.7027.0045.24
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter98300791001711217650655500000.333.452.6731.12520249365.353.340.573.00017.8115.070.855.7514.2949.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter82830625239442172912452143253823941315413462.308.383.520.90315913703513.317.212.342.00010.8711.221.033.5324.6939.19
California Angels Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4731682257456949712701214228294108192637.271.358.464.8227811741947.288.193.328.00011.7115.101.293.6523.6938.16
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter434154221240862387232141417329741161442.265.337.478.8157371521736.273.213.326.0009.9717.111.725.0117.7237.25
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14444353105121186511528720717.237.315.391.70617331504.252.154.271.00010.3217.261.673.5724.6129.52
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9019618473162320224411321.240.315.357.6727010223.275.117.240.0009.8719.732.002.6932.6721.28
Average MLB - Per 162 games162570871613242591647192227612.283.360.484.84427661652.296.201.327.00010.8214.091.303.8622.6337.60
Average Minor - Per 162 games162528831462652595000000000.276.276.485.76125656528.240.209.210.0000.000.000.004.6821.3738.36

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22DH1---------------156.70.6
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22OF12--182--20201.0001.67------1580.07.4
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23OF144--4041171422415.9832.88------14599.390.0
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24DH5---------------1323.83.1
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24OF128--3671364386380.9842.97------13297.079.0
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25OF125--333721342340.9942.72------12996.977.6
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25DH1---------------1290.80.6
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26OF149--4081172426419.9842.81------15099.391.4
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27DH1---------------1470.70.6
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27OF143--3811054396391.9872.73------14797.389.4
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28OF110--3021124315313.9942.85------110100.068.8
1981California AngelsALMLBcal29OF69--176441184180.9782.61------7690.862.7
1982California AngelsALMLBcal30OF133--317633326323.9912.43------13896.482.1
1983California AngelsALMLBcal31DH2---------------1171.71.2
1983California AngelsALMLBcal31OF113--274824284282.9932.50------11796.669.8
1984California AngelsALMLBcal32OF140--3211265339333.9822.38------14298.686.4
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33OF123--314622322320.9942.60------12499.276.4
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34DH1---------------1120.90.6
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34OF107--244241250246.9842.30------11295.566.0
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35DH8---------------1117.24.9
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35OF101--229221233231.9912.29------11191.062.3
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet36DH3---------------2711.11.9
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet36OF22--412--43431.0001.95------2781.513.6
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36OF83--21612-219217.9912.61------8795.451.6
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36DH2---------------872.31.2
1989Detroit TigersALMLBdet37OF68--11951-125124.9921.82------11758.142.0
1989Detroit TigersALMLBdet37DH46---------------11739.328.4
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn38OF55--921--93931.0001.69------9061.134.0
MLB Totals for OF - 17 season(s)-   OF1825--4556114553347254670.9882.56------18250.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 9 season(s)-   DH70---------------700.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22---------121
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23---------144-
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24---------1285
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25---------1251
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26---------149-
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27---------1431
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28---------110-
1981California AngelsALMLBcal29---------69-
1982California AngelsALMLBcal30---------133-
1983California AngelsALMLBcal31---------1132
1984California AngelsALMLBcal32---------140-
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33---------123-
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34---------1071
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35---------1018
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet36---------223
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36---------832
1989Detroit TigersALMLBdet37---------6846
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn38---------55-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1975Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB23311141003000000000.364.364.455.8195111.364.091.0910.000.000.000.000.0025.00
1975Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB23725371015003500000.280.357.440.79711228.316.160.28010.7117.861.673.5725.0028.57
1982California AngelsChamp. SeriesMLB305184112015002300000.611.650.8891.53916320.714.278.38910.0015.001.505.0018.0027.27
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs8295153018002300000.517.548.7241.27221431.560.207.2766.459.681.503.2329.0026.67
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs725371015003500000.280.357.440.79711228.316.160.28010.7117.861.673.5725.0028.57

Awards [16]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1975American League Player of the Week (June 16-June 22) ... American League Rookie of the Year ... AL Player of the Month (June) ... American League Most Valuable Player ... American League Gold Glove (Outfielder)5
1978American League Gold Glove (Outfielder) ... American League Player of the Week (May 8-May 14)2
1979AL Player of the Month (August) ... American League Gold Glove (Outfielder) ... American League Player of the Week (August 13-August 19) ... American League Player of the Week (June 18-June 24)4
1980American League Gold Glove (Outfielder)1
1982ALCS Most Valuable Player1
1983MLB All-Star Game Most Valuable Player1
1986American League Player of the Week (June 30-July 6) ... American League Player of the Week (May 19-May 25)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1990-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-12-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1989-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-08-31TradeTraded by Orioles to Tigers for Robinson Garces, Cesar Mejia and Chris Hoiles. 
1984-12-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1984-11-08Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1981-01-23TradeTraded by Red Sox with Steve Renko to Angels for Joe Rudi, Jim Dorsey and Frank Tanana. 
* 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
1985Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll331,090,000-28296++370,78060,0001,090,000
1986Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll341,190,000-32196++386,34760,0002,280,000
1987Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll351,340,000-25397++344,90660,0003,620,000
1988Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll361,540,000-26397++392,10762,5005,160,000
1988Detroit TigersTeam Payroll361,540,000-26297++392,10762,5005,160,000
1989Detroit TigersTeam Payroll371,590,000-37296++429,80262,5006,750,000
1990San Diego PadresTeam Payroll38650,000-2451265++515,727100,0007,400,000
* 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