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Dave SaxHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1992 MLB Years: 1982-1987
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PositionsC-476, 3B-153, OF-105, 1B-100, 2B-29, SS-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid John Sax
Height6-0Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 22,1958 [59.149]PlaceSacramento,California
High SchoolRiver City (Sacramento,CA)
CollegeCosumnes River College (Sacramento,CA)
MLB DebutSeptember 1,1982 [23.344]
OrganizationsLAN [7] NYA [4] BOS [3] PIT [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID17601Retrosheet IDsax-d001MLBAM ID121730
RelationshipsBrother of Steve Sax
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed25Power65Contact73XBH62RBIs63Runs36Hitting67Durability44Team.531Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Lethbridge DodgersPioRklan-2b1944145313910243101202202200.269.353.448.8016516169.289.179.310.36111.8313.021.102.3736.2541.03
1979Clinton DodgersMidwAlan-c2097282377618164975433122700.270.362.404.76611425336.278.134.294.34612.809.230.721.7947.0032.89
1980Lodi DodgersCalifA+lan-c21431239213011111242002200.171.302.220.522274151.192.049.244.25815.8913.250.830.66123.0019.05
1980Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-of-c215819333688523353441221400.352.469.477.9469215244.361.125.363.42718.034.920.270.8296.5022.06
1980Totals for A+-A+         101316428911534464683223600.282.406.377.78311919395.300.095.316.36317.228.100.470.76105.3321.35
1981San Antonio DodgersTexAAlan-c-of2262221436813243120322510100.308.396.439.8359719255.332.131.285.38312.559.800.781.5755.2527.94
1982Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-c23117417711322911275106515472620.317.395.477.87219942483.336.160.293.38810.5611.181.062.4834.7531.82
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23of2322000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1983Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-c2475280599622385943313821400.343.407.529.93614833318.370.186.300.4139.7511.951.232.5235.0034.38
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22c2478000001000000000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1984Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-c-of251062945476141104103684611140.259.398.415.81312225365.276.156.378.37118.6312.600.682.7429.4032.89
1985Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-c262061613201400121001000.213.342.295.63718374.240.082.279.30316.2213.510.831.3561.0023.08
1985Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16c2622362113006013303100.306.350.389.73914343.324.083.139.3296.986.981.000.000.0027.27
1986Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-3b2799322319319194902434904200.289.371.438.80914129371.316.149.276.36211.5913.211.142.4335.7831.18
1986Boston Red SoxALMLBbos50c27411151011000100000.455.455.8181.2739211.444.363.364.5530.009.090.009.0911.0040.00
1987Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-3b28852623363100103302484214300.240.357.393.75010320318.249.153.328.33715.0913.210.883.1426.2031.75
1987Boston Red SoxALMLBbos12c2823000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1988Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-c29381037233031111142101220.223.311.340.651356120.247.117.252.29211.6717.501.502.5034.3326.09
1989Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-c302164102030050091011110.313.400.359.75923376.364.046.188.34811.8413.161.110.000.0015.00
1990Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-c317320518519041921323821120.249.354.351.7057213241.287.102.263.32513.2815.771.191.6651.2525.49
1991Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-1b-c3299270457719285410513901320.285.395.459.85412429325.305.174.367.38315.6912.000.762.4633.7537.66
1992Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-c335818823414142030223701200.218.297.314.611599213.248.096.229.28510.3317.371.681.8847.0021.95
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter37603164018013503100.267.297.383.68023567.273.116.150.0004.487.461.671.4960.0031.25
Minor League Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1095343051095718619865253628544494192541130.279.377.420.79714392914059.301.141.301.00013.4012.170.912.1239.8830.41
AAA Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter79124663576851349693702118381384141825130.278.374.423.79710442122904.302.145.301.00013.1213.221.012.3835.7430.95
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter62221436813243120322510100.308.396.439.8359719255.332.131.285.00012.559.800.781.5755.2527.94
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101316428911534464683223600.282.406.377.78311919395.300.095.316.00017.228.100.470.76105.3321.35
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter97282377618164975433122700.270.362.404.76611425336.278.134.294.00012.809.230.721.7947.0032.89
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter44145313910243101202202200.269.353.448.8016516169.289.179.310.00011.8313.021.102.3736.2541.03
Boston Red Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter28503164017013503100.320.352.460.81223557.333.140.180.0005.268.771.671.7550.0031.25
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter910000001000000000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622631370180435041322013400.267.297.383.68010122293.273.116.150.0004.487.461.671.4960.0031.25
Average Minor - Per 162 games16250775142283137854807334620.279.377.420.79721343601.301.141.301.00013.4012.170.912.1239.8830.41

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1979Clinton DodgersMidwAlan-Rel20100.0010100002.02000110001.509.00--4.504.501.001.000-
1980Lodi DodgersCalifA+lan-Rel21009.0010100005.08653200002.0014.405.403.60--0.00--
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter106.4320200007.010653310001.8612.863.863.861.290.331.000-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100005.08653200002.0014.405.403.60--0.00--
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.0010100002.02000110001.509.00--4.504.501.001.000-
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings3106.43630630000220.03141891579494310001.8612.863.863.861.290.331.000-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Lethbridge Dodgers PioRklan193B6--143-85.6250.83------4413.68.8
1978Lethbridge Dodgers PioRklan19SS1---2--221.0002.00------442.31.5
1978Lethbridge Dodgers PioRklan192B29--78741011162152.9385.24------4465.942.6
1979Clinton Dodgers MidwAlan20C44--207226-235229.9745.20-----109745.433.1
1979Clinton Dodgers MidwAlan20OF4--1---111.0000.25------974.13.0
1979Clinton Dodgers MidwAlan203B4--191-1110.9092.50------974.13.0
1979Clinton Dodgers MidwAlan201B2--171-118181.0009.00------972.11.5
1980Lodi Dodgers CalifA+lan21C23--971531115112.9744.87------4353.516.4
1980Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan21OF32--3751-4342.9771.31------5855.222.7
1980Lodi Dodgers CalifA+lan21OF6--61--771.0001.17------4314.04.3
1980Lodi Dodgers CalifA+lan211B6--492-351511.0008.50------4314.04.3
1980Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan21C21--11213192126125.9925.95------5836.214.9
1980Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan211B1--7--1771.0007.00------581.70.7
1980Lodi Dodgers CalifA+lan213B5--77511914.7372.80------4311.63.6
1981San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan22C25--1961642216212.9818.48-----86240.336.8
1981San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan22OF18--3511-3736.9732.00------6229.026.5
1982Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan233B20--732344239.9291.95------11717.114.0
1982Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan231B14--1044-81081081.0007.71------11712.09.8
1982Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan23OF14--19-1-2019.9501.36------11712.09.8
1982Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan23C47--273218-302294.9746.26------11740.232.9
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23OF1--1---111.0001.00------250.00.6
1983Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan241B3--293-432321.00010.67------754.02.1
1983Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan24C28--1301532148145.9805.18-----57537.319.6
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24C4--11-1-1211.9172.75-4-100.01757.12.5
1984Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan25OF22--3423-3936.9231.64------10620.815.4
1984Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan251B14--1064211112110.9827.86------10613.29.8
1984Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan25C38--157176-180174.9674.58-----610635.826.6
1984Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan253B2---4--441.0002.00------1061.91.4
1985Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26OF4--6-1-76.8571.50------2020.02.9
1985Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26C9--364--40401.0004.44------2045.06.5
1985Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos263B3---51165.8331.67------2015.02.2
1985Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26C16--66-1-6766.9854.13-14193.3-2272.79.9
1985Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26OF4---------------2218.22.5
1986Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos273B67--4395158153138.9022.06------9967.748.2
1986Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos271B8--573-560601.0007.50------998.15.8
1986Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27C33--12572-134132.9854.00-----49933.323.7
1986Boston Red SoxALMLBbos271B1--4---441.0004.00------425.00.6
1986Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27C2--101--11111.0005.50-1150.0-450.01.2
1987Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos28C17--6611318077.9634.53-----48520.012.1
1987Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos281B5--353163938.9747.60------855.93.6
1987Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos283B45--3962134114101.8862.24------8552.932.1
1987Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28C2--9--1991.0004.50------2100.01.2
1988Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit29C34--1531233168165.9824.85-----63889.523.9
1988Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit293B1--12-1331.0003.00------382.60.7
1989Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya30C15--77101-8887.9895.80------2171.410.3
1990Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya311B3--222-224241.0008.00------734.12.1
1990Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya31C52--3082147333329.9886.33-----67371.235.6
1991Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya321B35--23726418267263.9857.51------9935.424.3
1991Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya32C31--1371042151147.9744.74-----89931.321.5
1992Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya33C35--2291623247245.9927.00------5860.324.3
1992Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya331B8--463-549491.0006.13------5813.85.6
MLB Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C24--961219997.9804.04-19290.51240.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF5--1---111.0000.20------50.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--4---441.0004.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 11 season(s)-   C339--1691144361818711835.9815.41-----393390.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B138--902003218322290.9012.10------1380.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B90--63648759691684.9907.60------900.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF40--5925-6661.9241.53------400.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C25--1961642216212.9818.48-----8250.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF18--3511-3736.9732.00------180.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C44--20928493241237.9835.39------440.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF38--4361-5049.9801.29------380.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B7--562-458581.0008.29------70.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B5--77511914.7372.80------50.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C44--207226-235229.9745.20-----10440.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF4--1---111.0000.25------40.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B4--191-1110.9092.50------40.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--171-118181.0009.00------20.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B29--78741011162152.9385.24------290.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B6--143-85.6250.83------60.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1---2--221.0002.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Lethbridge Dodgers PioRklan19---2916-----
1979Clinton Dodgers MidwAlan20-442--4---4-
1980Lodi Dodgers CalifA+lan21-236--5---6-
1980Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan21-211------32-
1981San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan22-25-------18-
1982Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan23-4714--20---14-
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23---------1-
1983Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan24-283--------
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24-4---------
1984Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan25-3814--2---22-
1985Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26-9---3---4-
1985Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26-16-------4-
1986Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27-338--67-----
1986Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27-21--------
1987Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos28-175--45-----
1987Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28-2---------
1988Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit29-34---1-----
1989Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya30-15---------
1990Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya31-523--------
1991Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya32-3135--------
1992Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya33-358--------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1988-04-06TradeTraded by Rangers to Pirates for Billy Merrifield. 
1987-10-31ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1987-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-01-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1984-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1978-06-16ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
* 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
1985Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll2660,000-51631-370,78060,00060,000
1986Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll2760,000-61433-386,34760,000120,000
1987Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll2860,000-59530-344,90660,000180,000
* 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