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Del UnserTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1966-1982 MLB Years: 1968-1982
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World Series Champion

PositionsOF-1408, 1B-168Position when DraftedOF-1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDelbert Bernard Unser
Height6-1Weight180BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateDecember 9,1944 [73.164]PlaceDecatur,Illinois
High SchoolSt. Teresa (Decatur,IL)
CollegeMississippi State University (Starkville,MS)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 4th round (59th overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Washington Senators II [Team Picks] in the 1st round (18th overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (29th overall) of the 1965 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutApril 10,1968 [23.122]
OrganizationsPHI [6] WS2 [6] MON [3] NYN [2] CLE [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-8
TBC Player ID19101Retrosheet IDunsed101MLBAM ID123570
RelationshipsSon of Al Unser, Brother of Larry Unser
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed59Power53Contact61XBH52RBIs51Runs53Hitting62Durability67Team.476Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1966YorkEastAA-2139123112741311000000000.220.220.341.561428123.200.121.122.2460.000.000.002.4441.0029.63
1967YorkEastAA-2213850756117147623000000000.231.231.321.55216327507.222.090.091.2460.000.000.001.1884.5023.08
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws230of2315663566146137130116466623415.230.282.277.55917621690.253.047.128.2596.679.571.430.14635.0014.38
1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws230of2415358169166198757810585407335.286.349.382.73122234649.304.096.193.3338.948.320.931.0883.0020.48
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws230of2511932237835153011302904234.258.319.326.64510511358.269.068.161.2948.388.100.971.4064.4013.25
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws230of26153581631481969411165968242104.255.325.355.68020634648.275.100.210.3089.1010.491.151.3964.5622.97
1972Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1of27132383299112011759284616444.238.288.277.56510613422.265.039.102.2596.6410.901.640.24383.0014.29
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25of2813644064127204115258475513773.289.354.427.78118835498.304.138.239.3489.4411.041.172.2140.0027.56
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25of2914245472120185116164506219297.264.337.399.73618134516.285.135.249.3339.6912.021.242.1341.2728.33
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn25of3014753165156182105343377608468.294.337.392.72920830580.325.098.169.3316.3813.102.051.7253.1019.23
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn25of3177276286313252544184015314.228.275.344.6199520303.248.116.181.2855.9413.202.221.6555.2031.75
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25of316922029506271533114406313.227.261.368.6298115240.250.141.191.2864.5818.334.002.9231.4330.00
1976Totals for NL-NL         146496571131941240772984111627.228.269.355.62417635543.249.127.185.2865.3415.472.902.2141.3330.97
1977Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25of321132893379141124025334107274.273.346.453.79913127331.282.180.284.3469.9712.391.243.6324.0834.18
1978Montreal ExposNLMLBmon251b-of3313017916355021520242911153.196.293.257.550467206.221.061.207.25311.6514.081.210.9789.5020.00
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25of-1b349514126428062920143301324.298.354.482.8366814159.343.184.298.3648.8120.752.363.7723.5033.33
1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi251b-of359611015296401001102101212.264.320.391.7114310123.319.127.209.3148.1317.072.100.000.0034.48
1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi251b-of3662595930060013900111.153.301.203.50412373.176.050.271.24917.8112.330.690.000.0033.33
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi251b371914000000003200011.000.176.000.1760017.000.000.214.08817.6511.760.670.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter17995215617134417942874816460481675965436262.258.319.358.67718683085813.280.100.193.0008.2711.611.401.5059.9422.92
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter17763067144188934000000000.229.229.325.55420535630.217.096.097.0000.000.000.001.4370.0024.31
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter17763067144188934000000000.229.229.325.55420535630.217.096.097.0000.000.000.001.4370.0024.31
Washington Senators II Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter58121192355435622221583123193217418111718.256.318.335.6537091002345.276.079.173.0008.239.251.120.9496.3218.42
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter55012181823275513281581313137182214152118.268.340.404.744492961386.292.136.248.0009.8813.131.332.0243.5029.36
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter22480793219314157887551161137712.271.316.375.69130350883.299.104.173.0006.2313.142.111.7053.8022.83
Montreal Expos Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter312688781642532170786811411461310.238.305.375.68025849777.256.137.234.0008.7514.671.682.7032.7629.88
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter132383299112011759284616444.238.288.277.56510613422.265.039.102.0006.6410.901.640.24383.0014.29
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624705612116484365436116466.258.319.358.67716828523.280.100.193.0008.2711.611.401.5059.9422.92
Average Minor - Per 162 games16257761132167831000000000.229.229.325.55418832577.217.096.097.0000.000.000.001.4370.0024.31

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws223OF156--38822510415410.9882.63------156100.096.9
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws2231B1--4---441.0004.00------1560.60.6
1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws224OF149--3398103357347.9722.33------15397.492.0
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws225OF103--173832184181.9841.76------11986.663.6
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws226OF151--3941082412404.9812.68------15398.795.0
1972Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27OF120-8782481031261258.9892.150.29-----13290.976.9
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28OF132-10293291444347343.9882.600.33-----13697.181.5
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29OF135--300136-319313.9812.32------14295.183.3
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn30OF144--3621352380375.9872.60------14798.088.9
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn31OF77--18051-186185.9952.40------77100.047.5
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon31OF65--108522115113.9831.74------6994.240.1
1977Montreal ExposNLMLBmon32OF72--12023-125122.9761.69------11363.744.4
1977Montreal ExposNLMLBmon321B27--16011-151711711.0006.33------11323.916.7
1978Montreal ExposNLMLBmon331B64--16210116173172.9942.69------13049.239.5
1978Montreal ExposNLMLBmon33OF33--7021-7372.9862.18------13025.420.4
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34OF30--44-1-4544.9781.47------9531.618.5
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi341B22--745268179.9753.59------9523.213.6
1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi351B31--6713-780801.0002.58------9632.319.1
1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35OF23--49---49491.0002.13------9624.014.2
1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi361B18--445-449491.0002.72------6229.016.8
1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi36OF16--19---19191.0001.19------6225.815.0
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi371B5--91-110101.0002.00------1926.33.1
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi37OF2---------------1910.51.2
MLB Totals for OF - 15 season(s)-   OF1408-19073123112522632873235.9842.301.70-----14080.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 7 season(s)-   1B168--52045349568565.9953.36------1680.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws223--1------156-
1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws224---------149-
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws225---------103-
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws226---------151-
1972Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27---------120-
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28---------132-
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29---------135-
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn30---------144-
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn31---------77-
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon31---------65-
1977Montreal ExposNLMLBmon32--27------72-
1978Montreal ExposNLMLBmon33--64------33-
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34--22------30-
1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35--31------23-
1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi36--18------16-
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi37--5------2-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB3555221001000200000.400.400.6001.000315.667.200.2000.0040.000.000.000.0050.00
1980Philadelphia PhilliesWorld SeriesMLB3536232002000100000.500.500.8331.333526.600.333.3330.0016.670.000.000.0066.67
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs55221001000200000.400.400.6001.000315.667.200.2000.0040.000.000.000.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs36232002000100000.500.500.8331.333526.600.333.3330.0016.670.000.000.0066.67

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi40First Base Coach1627587.46326.05John Felske
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi41First Base Coach1618675.53421.52John Felske
1987Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi42First Base Coach1628082.49415.04Lee Elia,John Felske
1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi43Hitting Coach1616596.40435.56Lee Elia,John Vukovich
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1982-06-08Released by Phillies. 
1980-12-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1980-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1979-03-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1978-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1976-07-21TradeTraded by Mets with Wayne Garrett to Expos for Pepe Mangual and Jim Dwyer. 
1974-12-03TradeTraded by Phillies with Mac Scarce and John Stearns to Mets for Dave Schneck, Don Hahn and Tug McGraw. 
1972-11-30TradeTraded by Indians with Terry Wedgewood to Phillies for Roger Freed and Oscar Gamble. 
1971-12-02TradeTraded by Rangers with Gary Jones, Terry Ley and Denny Riddleberger to Indians for Rich Hand, Mike Paul, Ken Suarez and Roy Foster. 
* 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.