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Dave TobikTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1973-1985 MLB Years: 1978-1985
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PositionsP-330Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Vance Tobik
Height6-1Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 2,1953 [65.081]PlaceEuclid,Ohio
High SchoolBrush (Lyndhurst,OH)
CollegeOhio University (Athens,OH)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (2nd overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Montreal Expos [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (57th overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutAugust 26,1978 [25.177]
OrganizationsDET [8] TEX [2] SEA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18929Retrosheet IDtobid001MLBAM ID123364
RelationshipsFather of Dan Tobik
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Player Notes:   Inducted into the Ohio University Athletics Hall of Fame in 1989
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts78Walks54Hittable73SO/BB71vsPower73Hitting0Durability45Team.503Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1974OhioCollegeNCAAJrST21630.841091830064.036106025780000.955.06--3.5210.973.12.667-
1975nullA+--Rel22142.50505000036.0291410019220001.337.25--4.755.501.16.200-
1975nullAA--Rel22694.3620020000099.01075748044620001.539.73--4.005.641.41.400-
1975Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel07133.87250250000135.01367158063840001.479.07--4.205.601.33.350-
1976nullA+--Rel23311.07606000042.028115015290001.026.00--3.216.211.93.750-
1976nullAA--Rel23453.7118018000063.0563326032440001.408.00--4.576.291.38.444-
1976Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0762.66240240000105.0844431047730001.257.20--4.036.261.55.538-
1977Montgomery RebelsSouAAdet-R/CL24442.63271260001148.0311714417422101.005.810.753.197.882.47.500-
1977Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-Rel24413.3213013000119.0198729173001.479.000.954.268.051.89.800-
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--R/CL0852.82401390001267.0502521626595101.136.720.813.497.932.27.615-
1978Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-Rel25543.4233033000979.0714330926704001.238.091.032.967.972.69.556-
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet38Rel25003.75505004012.0125513110001.259.000.752.258.253.67-2.59
1979Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-Rel26400.4719019000938.02462013451000.975.68--3.0810.663.461.000-
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet38Rel26354.33370370019368.25934331225484001.227.731.573.286.291.92.3754.70
1980Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-Rel27333.9430030000648.0352221326492001.276.560.564.889.191.88.500-
1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet38Rel27103.9817116006061.0612727721341001.349.001.033.105.021.621.0004.16
1981Detroit TigersALMLBdet45Rel28222.6927027009160.0471918733321001.337.011.044.924.770.97.5004.69
1982Detroit TigersALMLBdet45Rel29493.56511500031998.2864539838632111.267.840.733.475.751.66.3083.68
1983Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-Rel30303.5412012006020.01388110141001.135.750.444.436.201.401.000-
1983Texas RangersALMLBtex41Rel30213.68270270024944.0361818213300001.117.360.412.666.142.31.6672.87
1984Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-Rel31113.0614014008332.034121119303001.339.460.282.518.353.33.500-
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex41Rel31163.61240240019542.0442017517305011.449.351.063.616.381.76.1434.16
1985Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-Rel321265.18561550030588.2985951858979001.769.950.815.899.851.67.667-
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea41Rel32106.0080800419.010862381001.4410.002.003.008.002.671.0004.80
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter14233.7019621940011628394.03551761634415325614121.288.071.003.485.821.67.3781.33
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter50383.422532251004444612.05452902332827852125101.348.000.414.087.651.87.568-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter32153.601771176004433324.02941581302415132223001.378.130.664.188.912.13.681-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14183.776516400011210.0194107884931482101.378.310.173.996.341.59.438-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter451.7311011000078.0572515034510001.176.58--3.925.881.50.444-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter630.841091830064.036106025780000.955.06--3.5210.973.12.667-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter10163.651372135006913299.2265130122351201888111.287.931.053.595.631.57.385-
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter373.655105100431486.0803835730605011.278.340.733.136.252.00.300-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter106.0080800419.010862381001.4410.002.003.008.002.671.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings8133.701091108006416220.0197989124851428111.288.071.003.485.821.67.3811.33
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings18143.4291190001616220.019510484101001879001.348.000.414.087.651.87.563-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973OhioCollegeSop2037126184511013070141000000.357.421.468.8895912140.383.111.278.40510.007.140.710.71126.0026.67
1977Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-24134110000000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.000.2260.000.000.000.000.000.00
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         404110000000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.000.2260.000.000.000.000.000.00
1978Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-p25331000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1985Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-p32570000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1305110000000101000.200.200.200.400106.250.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1035110000000101000.200.200.200.400106.250.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter37126184511013070141000000.357.421.468.8895912140.383.111.278.00010.007.140.710.71126.0026.67
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626110000000101000.200.200.200.400107.250.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet25P33--4101-1514.9330.42------33100.024.3
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P5-12-1--111.0000.200.08-----5100.03.1
1979Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet26P19--241-76.8570.32------19100.014.0
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P37-6855-110101.0000.270.15-----37100.023.0
1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P17-6147-111111.0000.650.18-----17100.010.5
1981Detroit TigersALMLBdet28P27-6023--551.0000.190.08-----27100.024.8
1982Detroit TigersALMLBdet29P51-9888111716.9410.310.16-----51100.031.5
1983Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex30P12--21--331.0000.25------12100.08.9
1983Texas RangersALMLBtex30P27-4464--10101.0000.370.23-----27100.016.7
1984Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex31P14--23-1551.0000.36------14100.09.1
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex31P24-4237-110101.0000.420.24-----24100.014.9
1985Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea32P56--692-1715.8820.27------5798.239.7
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea32P8-91---111.0000.130.11-----8100.04.9
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P196-3942935146564.9850.330.16-----1960.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P134--1627414743.9150.32------1340.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet2533----------
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet255----------
1979Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet2619----------
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet2637----------
1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet2717----------
1981Detroit TigersALMLBdet2827----------
1982Detroit TigersALMLBdet2951----------
1983Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex3012----------
1983Texas RangersALMLBtex3027----------
1984Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex3114----------
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex3124----------
1985Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea3256----------
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea328----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1985-11-01Released by Mariners. 
1985-04-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1984-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1983-03-24TradeTraded by Tigers to Rangers for Johnny Grubb. 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll3260,000-51639-370,78060,00060,000
* 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