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Tom RobsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1975 MLB Years: 1974-1975
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PositionsDH-9, 1B-6Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameThomas James Robson
Height6-3Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 15,1946 [72.336]PlaceRochester,New York
High SchoolCamelback (Phoenix,AZ)
CollegeUtah State University (Logan,UT), Phoenix College (Phoenix,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 50th round (859th overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 14,1974 [28.242]
OrganizationsTEX [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID17254Retrosheet IDrobst101MLBAM ID121330
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Player Notes:   First player ever drafted out of Utah State University in 1967
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed26Power7Contact85XBH1RBIs20Runs70Hitting23Durability7Team.506Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex38dh28613231002004300001.231.412.308.7204117.300.077.385.35423.5317.650.750.000.0033.33
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex251b-dh291735370002001300102.200.216.200.4167037.212.000.029.1942.708.113.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter23485101004005600103.208.278.229.50711154.233.021.125.0009.2611.111.200.000.0010.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162338357070028003542007021.208.278.229.507777380.233.021.125.0009.2611.111.200.000.0010.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex28DH5---------------683.33.1
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex281B1--2--1221.0002.00------616.70.6
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex291B5--382-640401.0008.00------1729.43.1
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex29DH4---------------1723.52.5
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH9---------------90.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B6--402-742421.0007.00------60.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex28--1-------5
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex29--5-------4

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1979Wausau TimbersMidwAMinor-33Manager1306961.5319.52 Lost in Semi-Finals
1980Asheville TouristsSALAMinortex34Manager1406971.49313.53 
1981Asheville TouristsSALAMinortex35Manager1427468.52124.52 
1986Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex40Assistant Coach1628775.5375.02Bobby Valentine
1987Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex41Assistant Coach1627587.46310.06Bobby Valentine
1988Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex42Assistant Coach1617091.43533.56Bobby Valentine
1989Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex43Hitting Coach1628379.51216.04Bobby Valentine
1990Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex44Hitting Coach1628379.51220.03Bobby Valentine
1991Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex45Hitting Coach1628577.52510.03Bobby Valentine
1992Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex46Hitting Coach1627785.47519.04Toby Harrah,Bobby Valentine
1995ChibaJap EastIntl-49Hitting Coach.000--None listed
1997New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn51Hitting Coach1628874.54313.03Bobby Valentine
1998New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn52Hitting Coach1628874.54318.02Bobby Valentine
1999New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn53Hitting Coach1639766.5956.52Bobby ValentineLost NLCS (Braves)
2000New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn54Hitting Coach1629468.5801.02Bobby ValentineLost World Series (Yankees)
2001New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn55Special Assistant to GM1628280.5066.03Bobby Valentine
2002New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn56Bench Coach1617586.46626.55Bobby Valentine-
2003ChibaJap EastIntl-57Hitting Coach.000--None listed
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin57Hitting Coach1626993.42619.05Dave Miley,Bob Boone-
2004ChibaJap EastIntl-58Hitting Coach.000--None listed
2005ChibaJap EastIntl-59Hitting Coach.000--None listed
* 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
1975-12-08Selected by Yankees from Rangers in the minor league draft. 
1972-05-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1972-04-30Released by Reds. 
1971-04-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1971-04-03Released by Expos. 
1970-04-06Purchased by Expos from Mets. 
* 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.