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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Daniel Thomas Meyer
Stat Years
1972-1987  [mlb] 1974-1985
Height/Weight
5-11 / 180
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
1B (518) ... OF (337) ... 3B (189) ... DH (64)
Draft Position
2B
Born Date/Place
1952-08-03 in Hamilton, Ohio   [68.006]
High School
Mater Dei (Santa Ana,CA)
Colleges
Santa Ana College (Santa Ana, California), University of Arizona (Tucson, Arizona)
Draft
Selected by the Detroit Tigers in Round #4 (#92 overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1974-09-14 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.042)
Service Time
Organizations
SEA [5] DET [4] OAK [4]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15338 ... retro id: meyed001 ... mlbam id: 119009
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1972BristolAppRk----191b-of---16523554931161446000000000.396.396.6721.06823515831.000.276.0000.000.000.0016.85.9633.3
    1973LakelandFSLA+----201b-of---2133473631141761059000000000.241.241.366.60747317333.000.125.0000.000.000.0047.32.1129.0
    1974EvansvilleAmerAAA----211b-of---312948475146267957000000000.302.302.440.74248421342.000.138.0000.000.000.0053.81.8628.8
    1974Detroit TigersALMLBdet2521ofL-S-E-P313505101137101110012.200.231.440.67152225.280.240.1521.921.921.0016.75.7750.0
    1975Detroit TigersALMLBdet2522of-1bL-S-E-P412247056111173847832625223116.236.277.336.61350315828.166.100.2345.174.970.9658.81.5925.2
    1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet2523ofL-S-E-P51052943774842161001722031010.252.292.327.6193159614.167.075.2665.406.981.29147.00.6318.9
    1977Seattle MarinersALMLBsea7241bL-S-E-P61595827515924422901184351158419.273.320.442.76263925750.247.169.2656.737.981.1926.53.4431.5
    1978Seattle MarinersALMLBsea7251bL-S-E-P71234443810118185673243904567.227.264.327.59147714527.162.100.2315.038.181.6355.51.6826.7
    1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea7263bL-S-E-P814452572146217207411729354661013.278.317.459.77657024148.244.181.2655.096.141.2126.23.5132.9
    1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea727ofL-S-E-P9146531561462561171843142143411.275.314.407.72157021642.198.132.2815.447.371.3548.31.9328.8
    1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea7283bL-S-E-P1083252266610132243101611216.262.291.345.6362668714.127.083.2683.766.021.6084.01.1321.2
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak4291b-dhL-S-E-P11120383289217385911183303536.240.271.363.63440913928.170.123.2424.408.071.8347.91.9630.4
    1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak7301bL-S-E-P126916915329011300191101228.189.268.260.5281914410.183.071.1959.955.760.58169.00.5231.2
    1984Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-311b-3b---1312445763134192757182264004710.293.327.389.71649417828.188.096.3055.268.101.5465.31.4220.9
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak12311bL-S-E-P132022173104000200002.318.318.545.86322124.227.227.3500.009.090.000.00.0057.1
    1985Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-32of---145116010361311133152921210.225.254.338.5921705415.156.113.2652.9417.065.80160.00.5941.7
    1985Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak12,1332of-dhL-S-E-P141412200000001000001.000.077.000.0771300.083.000.0007.690.000.000.00.000.0
    1987San Jose BeesCalifA+----34of---15312031001000000000.250.250.333.5831241.083.083.2500.000.000.000.00.0033.3
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)111837344119441533186459612921927710293532101.253.293.379.67240271417270.194.126.2525.446.881.2643.42.1428.6
    American League Totals (12 yrs)111837344119441533186459612921927710293532101.253.293.379.67240271417270.194.126.2525.446.881.2643.42.1428.6
    Minor League Totals5051821265526872241233213316925920.289.300.428.7281868780150.166.139.2821.663.692.2344.42.1928.5
    Minor: Rk Totals6523554931161446000000000.396.396.6721.06823515831.277.276.3570.000.000.0016.85.9633.3
    Minor: A+ Totals136485631171861060000000000.241.241.365.60648517734.124.124.2250.000.000.0048.52.0629.1
    Minor: AAA Totals3041101148316581017127213316925920.287.305.404.709114844585.162.117.2922.706.012.2364.81.4826.9
    Seattle Mariners Totals (5 yrs)65523342676189819643134125137183720242556.265.305.405.7102522946181.206.140.2625.437.261.3436.52.5429.3
    Detroit Tigers Totals (3 yrs)2408149819526813701934448354228.240.280.339.61987027647.173.099.2405.065.521.0962.61.4924.1
    Oakland Athletics Totals (4 yrs)22358646131294976113846047517.224.268.333.60163519542.174.109.2275.987.241.2165.11.4232.1
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1974Detroit TigersALMLB21OF1200.0290103029.9672.400.007.492.310
    1975Detroit TigersALMLB221B4600.044137539483478.99010.400.0028.937.72
    1975Detroit TigersALMLB22OF7400.0130470141134.9501.800.0046.560.74
    1976Detroit TigersALMLB231B1900.016810115179178.9949.400.0011.818.12
    1976Detroit TigersALMLB23OF4700.0764118180.9881.700.0029.244.85
    1976Detroit TigersALMLB23DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.07
    1977Seattle MarinersALMLB241B15900.014071091213415281516.9929.500.0098.1100.01
    1978Seattle MarinersALMLB251B12100.01104791311911961183.9899.800.0075.698.41
    1978Seattle MarinersALMLB25OF200.03000331.0001.500.001.31.68
    1978Seattle MarinersALMLB25DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.811
    1979Seattle MarinersALMLB261B1500.07340577771.0005.100.009.310.42
    1979Seattle MarinersALMLB263B10100.0762011922296277.9362.700.0062.370.11
    1979Seattle MarinersALMLB26OF3100.0490305249.9421.600.0019.121.56
    1980Seattle MarinersALMLB271B400.02700427271.0006.800.002.52.74
    1980Seattle MarinersALMLB273B500.0312211715.8823.000.003.13.46
    1980Seattle MarinersALMLB27OF12300.01891082207199.9611.600.0075.984.21
    1980Seattle MarinersALMLB27DH700.0000000.0000.000.004.34.86
    1981Seattle MarinersALMLB281B300.01700317171.0005.700.002.83.64
    1981Seattle MarinersALMLB283B4900.03687512128123.9612.500.0045.059.02
    1981Seattle MarinersALMLB28OF1400.0261202927.9311.900.0012.816.96
    1981Seattle MarinersALMLB28DH300.0000000.0000.000.002.83.63
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLB291B5800.037331438408404.9907.000.0035.848.31
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLB29OF1100.0141101615.9381.400.006.89.27
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLB29DH3800.0000000.0000.000.0023.531.73
    1983Oakland AthleticsALMLB301B4100.029316428313309.9877.500.0025.359.42
    1983Oakland AthleticsALMLB303B100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.48
    1983Oakland AthleticsALMLB30OF1100.01200012121.0001.100.006.815.98
    1983Oakland AthleticsALMLB30DH1200.0000000.0000.000.007.417.43
    1984Tacoma TigersPCLAAA311B4700.040228542435430.9899.100.0033.637.92
    1984Tacoma TigersPCLAAA313B3200.01557587772.9352.300.0022.925.83
    1984Tacoma TigersPCLAAA31OF500.0801098.8891.600.003.64.011
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLB311B300.0152111817.9445.700.001.915.05
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLB31DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.65.013
    1985Nashville SoundsAmerAAA321B200.04001441.0002.000.001.43.96
    1985Nashville SoundsAmerAAA32OF500.02000221.0000.400.003.59.811
    1985Oakland AthleticsALMLB323B100.0000000.0000.000.000.67.17
    1985Oakland AthleticsALMLB32OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.67.18
    1985Oakland AthleticsALMLB32DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.67.15
    1987San Jose BeesCalifA+34OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.733.318
    MLB Totals - (1B)4690039182884038642464206.9919.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)157001153002635441415.9412.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)3260052920233572549.9601.700.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)6400000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)490040628543439434.9898.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)32001557587772.9352.300.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)1000100101110.9091.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)1001000111.0001.000.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1974MLB---------12-
    1975MLB--46------74-
    1976MLB--19------471
    1977MLB--159--------
    1978MLB--121------21
    1979MLB--15-101----31-
    1980MLB--4-5----1237
    1981MLB--3-49----143
    1982MLB--58------1138
    1983MLB--41-1----1112
    1984MLB--3-------1
    1984Minor--47-32----5-
    1985MLB----1----11
    1985Minor--2------5-
    1987Minor---------1-
    Totals--518-189----33764