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Donovan OsborneTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1988-2008 MLB Years: 1992-2004
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-259Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDonovan Alan Osborne
Height6-2Weight195BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJune 21,1969 [49.091]PlaceRoseville,California
High SchoolCarson (Carson City,NV)
CollegeUNLV (Las Vegas,NV)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 1st round (13th overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Montreal Expos [Team Picks] in the 9th round (226th overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$240,000Signing ScoutsManny Guerra
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1991-MLB-#42 ... 1991-SLN-#2 ... 1992-MLB-#35 ... 1992-MLB-#1
MLB DebutApril 9,1992 [22.292]
OrganizationsSLN [9] CHN [1] KCA [1] MIA [1] NYA [1] SDN [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-12
TBC Player ID16216Retrosheet IDosbod001MLBAM ID120085
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for St. Louis Cardinals in 1999
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts44Walks81Hittable40SO/BB75vsPower40Hitting26Durability44Team.507Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1988UNLVCollegeNCAAFrST191044.24171612000114.21286654033940001.4010.05--2.597.382.85.714-
1989UNLVBigWestNCAA-1ST201434.012020011300148.014575660481290001.308.82--2.927.842.69.824-
1990UNLVBigWestNCAA-1ST211154.391716111101139.014378680461350001.369.24--2.978.722.93.688-
1990Hamilton RedbirdsNYPLA-sln-ST21023.60440000020.0218805141001.309.45--2.256.302.80.000-
1990Savannah CardinalsSALAsln-ST21222.61660100041.040201227282301.148.710.441.526.104.00.500-
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0242.9310100100061.0612820212423301.198.950.291.766.163.50.333-
1991Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-ST228123.63262603000166.017882676431304001.339.650.332.337.053.02.400-
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31ST231193.77342950020179.0193917514381046021.299.700.701.915.232.74.5503.31
1993St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31ST241073.76262601000155.215373651847834071.288.851.042.724.801.77.5884.47
1995Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-ST26012.45220000011.012430260001.279.82--1.644.913.00.000-
1995Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST26013.8611000007.08330030001.1410.29----3.860.00.000-
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0023.00330000018.020760290001.2210.00--1.004.504.50.000-
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31ST26463.81191900000113.011258481734820021.298.891.352.706.512.41.4004.56
1996St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-ST27100.0011000006.02000020000.333.00----3.000.001.000-
1996Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST27102.5711000007.06221230001.147.711.292.573.861.501.000-
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0201.38220000013.08221250000.775.540.691.383.462.501.000-
1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31ST271393.53303002100198.2191877822571346111.258.651.002.586.072.35.5914.14
1997Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST28014.73330000013.0137725131001.358.781.353.388.782.60.000-
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31ST28374.9314140000080.08446441023511011.339.411.122.585.712.22.3004.35
1998Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-ST29204.26550000019.0169923210001.007.580.951.429.957.001.000-
1998Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-ST29006.2311000004.05432060001.1510.384.15--12.460.00--
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0204.63660000023.021131243270001.038.101.541.1610.419.001.000-
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31ST29544.0914140110083.28442381122601011.279.041.182.376.452.73.5564.24
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31ST30135.52660000029.0341818410211021.5010.431.233.076.442.10.2504.70
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31Rel33016.1911011001016.0191111110130001.8110.690.565.637.311.30.0004.02
2004Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn25S/R35228.56725002013.226141345121002.2717.122.633.297.902.40.500-
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya46S/R35207.13927002017.225161435100021.7012.741.532.555.092.001.0005.31
2005Long Island DucksAtlInd-31ST36241.9910100420063.0651614212491001.229.240.281.716.964.08.333-
2005Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAflo-ST36534.8714140000081.09149441227530001.4510.071.332.995.861.96.625-
2006Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd--ST37212.64770100047.236171458391000.926.800.941.517.364.88.667-
2006Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca31S/R37066.6617413003052.2864539914302001.9014.701.542.395.132.14.000-
2007Long Island DucksAtlInd-31ST38655.43171700000104.012866631022492001.4411.040.861.904.232.23.545-
2008Long Island DucksAtlInd--ST39048.14550000021.037201934130001.9515.861.291.715.573.25.000-
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter49464.03163140234250871.2895442391100246558191181.319.221.032.535.752.27.5161.12
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter21304.278870184050440.25042472104011332111301.3910.250.812.306.532.84.412-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter8135.574426180050177.023512411130531204001.6111.791.512.666.022.26.381-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10133.63333303000196.020695798481574001.309.460.372.207.213.27.435-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.0011000006.02000020000.333.00----3.000.001.000-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter222.61660100041.040201227282301.148.710.441.526.104.00.500-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter023.60440000020.0218805141001.309.45--2.256.302.80.000-
Ind Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter10144.19393905200235.026611911020461504001.3210.130.761.755.713.26.417-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter35124.215452224401401.141621918801273580001.359.31--2.848.012.82.745-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter47453.9214313854220837.085141536696231535191161.299.121.032.475.732.32.511-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter016.1911011001016.0191111110130001.8110.690.565.637.311.30.000-
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter207.13927002017.225161435100021.7012.741.532.555.092.001.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12124.03413561110220.02251119825621415051.319.221.032.535.752.27.5001.12
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings10154.27443592020220.025012310420561605101.3910.250.812.306.532.84.400-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-p22263361030051041001000.303.378.394.77213338.435.091.242.35310.5326.322.500.000.0030.00
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31p2334584701000002102000.121.121.155.2769160.189.034.034.1230.0035.000.000.000.0014.29
1993St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31p24294941010030031307000.204.250.224.47411159.278.020.082.2225.0822.034.330.000.0010.00
1995Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-p2623000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1995Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p2612000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         35000000000300000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31p2619311530040031513000.161.257.258.5158338.313.097.194.2437.8939.475.000.000.0060.00
1996Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p2713000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31p2730596134011001324010000.220.258.339.59720572.353.119.153.2644.1733.338.001.3959.0038.46
1997Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p2832000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31p281324251002100601000.208.208.250.4586125.278.042.083.2020.0024.000.000.000.0020.00
1998Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-p2955210001000101100.200.167.200.367107.200.000.000.1500.0014.290.000.000.000.00
1998Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-2912000000001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23833.3333.331.000.000.000.00
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         67210001001201100.143.222.143.3651010.167.000.143.17910.0020.002.000.000.000.00
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31p291425010000003504001.040.143.040.1831032.050.000.120.1089.3815.631.670.000.000.00
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31p30610111000000201000.100.100.200.3002111.125.100.100.1250.0018.180.000.000.00100.00
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31p33113000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2004Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn25p3573220000000000000.667.667.6671.334203.667.000.000.5930.000.000.000.000.000.00
2005Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAflo-p361019040000002902000.211.286.211.4974023.400.000.105.2368.7039.134.500.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter1562591842101119111287128001.162.202.220.4225712300.240.058.104.0004.0029.007.250.33259.0028.57
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter5672101730061072505100.236.300.278.57820385.354.042.153.0008.2429.413.570.000.0017.65
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter23312600000031203000.194.265.194.4596037.316.000.097.0008.1132.434.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter334181130061041302100.268.326.341.66714348.379.073.195.0008.3327.083.250.000.0027.27
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter1452561842101119111286128001.164.204.223.4275712297.243.059.105.0004.0428.967.170.34256.0028.57
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter113000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622691944101120111290129001.162.202.220.4225912312.240.058.104.0004.0029.007.250.33259.0028.57
Average Minor - Per 162 games162208294990017302072014300.236.300.278.578589246.354.042.153.0008.2429.413.570.000.0017.65

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1990Hamilton Redbirds NYPLA-sln21P4--63-1991.0002.25------4100.05.3
1990Savannah Cardinals SALAsln21P6--2131-1615.9382.50------6100.04.3
1991Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln22P26--1432124746.9791.77------26100.019.1
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23P34-179618222624.9230.710.13-----34100.021.0
1993St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24P26-155824-132321.0001.230.21-----2989.716.0
1995Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln26P2--13--441.0002.00------2100.01.5
1995Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln26P1--21--331.0003.00------1100.00.7
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P19-113316--19191.0001.000.17-----19100.013.3
1996Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln27P1---2--221.0002.00------1100.00.6
1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P30-1986231-3029.9670.970.15-----30100.018.5
1997Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln28P3--121-43.7501.00------3100.02.1
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28P14-80410-114141.0001.000.18-----14100.08.6
1998Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln29P5--12-1331.0000.60------5100.03.6
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29P14-8358321613.8130.930.16-----14100.08.6
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30P6-29171-98.8891.330.28-----6100.03.7
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33P11-16-2--221.0000.180.13-----11100.06.8
2004Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn35P7--23--551.0000.71------7100.04.9
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya35P921716-1771.0000.780.41-----9100.05.6
2005Long Island Ducks AtlIndy-36P10--212-414141.0001.40------10100.07.1
2005Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo36P14--311111514.9331.00------14100.09.7
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca37P17--312211715.8820.88------17100.011.8
Ind Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P10--212-414141.0001.40------100.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P16328703411477155148.9550.910.17-----1630.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P43--1131424642.9130.98------430.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P33--1637135453.9811.61------330.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6--2131-1615.9382.50------60.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4--63-1991.0002.25------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1990Hamilton Redbirds NYPLA-sln214----------
1990Savannah Cardinals SALAsln216----------
1991Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln2226----------
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2334----------
1993St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2426----------
1995Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln262----------
1995Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln261----------
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2619----------
1996Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln271----------
1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2730----------
1997Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln283----------
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2814----------
1998Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln295----------
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2914----------
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln306----------
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3311----------
2004Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn357----------
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya359----------
2005Long Island Ducks AtlInd-3610----------
2005Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo3614----------
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca3717----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1996St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB27009.001004.0740501.7515.750.000.0011.2500.00.000
1996St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB27119.392007.21284602.2214.090.004.707.041.500.00.500
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs009.0010100004.0704005001.7515.750.000.0011.2500.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs119.3920200007.71208046002.0914.090.004.707.041.500.00.500

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1996St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB2711000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1996St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB2723000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs23000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2005-03-14Released by Diamondbacks 
2004-07-04Released by Padres. 
2004-06-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
2004-05-27Released by Yankees. 
2004-02-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
2003-03-25Released by Mets. 
2003-02-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
2002-09-03Released by Cubs. 
2002-05-13InjuredDisabled -- - 
2002-05-08InjuredDisabled -- - 
2002-02-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1999-11-03Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-09-01On disabled list 
1990-07-09Contractsigned 
* 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
1990St. Louis Cardinals-21240,000-------240,000Signing Bonus out of 1990 Draft (1st round - 13th overall)
1992St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll23109,000-68035-962,245109,000349,000
1993St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll24155,000-5842335968,431109,000504,000
1995St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll26250,000-4472350999,520109,000754,000
1996St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll27725,000-2861469957,870109,0001,479,000
1997St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll282,750,000-143885++1,182,177150,0004,229,000
1998St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll293,750,000-103589++1,276,192170,0007,979,000
1999St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll305,080,000-80392++1,454,491200,00013,059,000
2002Chicago CubsTeam Payroll33450,000-50719432,011,045200,00013,509,000
2004New York YankeesTeam Payroll35450,000-49429452,070,100300,00013,959,000
* 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