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Danny WaltonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1965-1980 MLB Years: 1968-1980
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PositionsOF-178, DH-20, 1B-13, C-2, 3B-2Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDaniel James Walton
Height6-0Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 14,1947PlaceLos Angeles,California
Death DateAugust 9,2017 [70.026]
High SchoolBishop Amat (La Puente,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 10th round (196th overall) of the 1965 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 20,1968 [20.281]
OrganizationsHOU [6] MIN [3] LAN [2] MIL [2] NYA [2] SE1 [1] SEA [1] TEX [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19371Retrosheet IDwaltd101MLBAM ID123900
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed32Power76Contact21XBH74RBIs67Runs41Hitting38Durability21Team.469Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1965GCL AstrosGCLRk-171121000001000000000.000.000.000.0000021.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1965CocoaFSLA+-171430361002000000000.200.200.233.4337130.200.033.033.1930.000.000.000.000.0016.67
1965Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         2551361003000000000.118.118.137.2557151.118.019.020.1130.000.000.000.000.0016.67
1966SalisburyWcarA-18111425821362652080000000000.320.320.546.86623251425.286.226.226.3780.000.000.004.7121.2537.50
1966AmarilloTexAA-181133231000000000000.091.091.121.2124133.091.030.030.0930.000.000.000.000.0033.33
1966Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         122458841392752080000000000.303.303.515.81823652458.272.212.212.3580.000.000.004.3722.9037.41
1967AshevilleCaroA+-19120411761241432578000000000.302.302.533.83521942411.256.231.231.3740.000.000.006.0816.4433.87
1968Dallas-Fort WorthTexAA-2078279326974941000000000.247.247.398.64511120279.222.151.151.2940.000.000.003.2331.0028.99
1968Oklahoma CityPCLAAA-20610130000000000000.300.300.300.6003010.300.000.000.2720.000.000.000.000.000.00
1968Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         84289337274941000000000.249.249.394.64311420289.225.145.145.2930.000.000.003.1132.1127.78
1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou502022000000000100001.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1969Oklahoma CityAmerAAA-211324827416034725119000000000.332.332.587.91928366482.295.255.255.4090.000.000.005.1919.2841.25
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse112of2123921220123102052630205.217.275.370.645346102.262.153.228.2924.9025.495.202.9430.6730.00
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil12of22117397321022011766235112660146.257.349.441.79017538455.333.184.310.35411.2127.692.473.7423.3537.25
1971SyracuseILAAA-2361157213870825000000000.242.242.439.6816915157.201.197.197.3060.000.000.005.1019.6339.47
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil12of23306951430290072210003.203.286.333.61923577.267.130.232.2899.0928.573.142.6034.5035.71
1971New York YankeesALMLBnya21of23514120012000700000.143.143.357.5005114.167.214.214.2240.0050.000.007.1414.0050.00
1971Totals for AL-AL         3583616303110072910003.193.264.337.60128691.255.144.229.2797.6931.874.143.3027.6737.50
1972SyracuseILAAA-24137410631112002388000000000.271.271.488.75920043410.227.217.217.3440.000.000.005.6117.8338.74
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin12of-dh2537961317114800172800003.177.301.333.634326113.203.156.333.29915.0424.781.653.5424.0035.29
1974TacomaPCLAAA-261395208613729335109000000000.263.263.533.79627767520.210.270.269.3560.000.000.006.7314.8648.91
1975TacomaPCLAAA-27491572748601338000000000.306.306.592.8989319157.243.286.287.4020.000.000.008.2812.0839.58
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin71b-dh27426341120180041800023.175.224.254.47816367.227.079.143.2105.9726.874.501.4963.0027.27
1976AlbuquerquePCLAAA-28602194064132845000000000.292.292.479.77110523219.265.187.187.3510.000.000.003.6527.3835.94
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan48281815020002001200100.133.176.133.3092017.143.000.067.1515.8811.762.000.000.000.00
1977Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-2913649211714225042122218710681800.289.398.596.99429367596.284.307.486.42814.6017.791.227.0511.7147.18
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou311b291321040001000500000.190.190.190.3804021.250.000.000.1720.0023.810.000.000.000.00
1979Spokane IndiansPCLAAAsea-1b31146522711353901581226010371500.259.340.420.76021954595.293.161.276.34210.0817.311.722.5234.8040.00
1980Charleston CharliesILAAAtex-321043414277130155400688361300.226.361.396.75713528419.252.170.370.34916.2319.811.223.5822.7336.36
1980Texas RangersALMLBtex8dh321010220001003500000.200.385.200.5852013.400.000.300.30323.0838.461.670.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter297779691742742810743882401004621.223.309.376.68529359881.283.153.267.0009.9927.242.733.1827.8233.91
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter13154509737125323524238883432152922131600.278.313.499.81222504974764.254.221.269.0004.516.131.365.0018.9539.66
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter970331054291518612184681432152922131600.276.323.507.83016773823565.256.231.295.0006.038.191.365.1617.9941.75
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter89312347284941000000000.231.231.369.60011521312.208.138.138.0000.000.000.002.8834.6729.17
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter134441791301532580000000000.295.295.512.80722643441.252.217.218.0000.000.000.005.6717.6433.08
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter111425821362652080000000000.320.320.546.86623251425.286.226.226.0000.000.000.004.7121.2537.50
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1121000001000000000.000.000.000.0000021.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter147466371162311975235814870149.249.340.425.76519843532.323.176.298.00010.9027.822.553.5724.5337.07
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7915917283151600214600026.176.272.302.574489180.213.126.258.00011.6725.562.192.7831.8032.14
Seattle Pilots Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter23921220123102052630205.217.275.370.645346102.262.153.228.0004.9025.495.202.9430.6730.00
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1523040001000600001.174.174.174.3484023.235.000.000.0000.0026.090.000.000.000.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1815020002001200100.133.176.133.3092017.143.000.067.0005.8811.762.000.000.000.00
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter514120012000700000.143.143.357.5005114.167.214.214.0000.0050.000.007.1414.0050.00
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1010220001003500000.200.385.200.5852013.400.000.300.00023.0838.461.670.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162425389515215582248131502311.223.309.376.68516032481.283.153.267.0009.9927.242.733.1827.8233.91
Average Minor - Per 162 games162555911542932910900263630200.278.313.499.81227761587.254.221.269.0004.516.131.365.0018.9539.66

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse121OF23--40-1-4140.9761.74------23100.014.2
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil22OF114--16246-172166.9651.46------11797.470.4
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil23OF19--24-2-2624.9231.26------3063.311.8
1971New York YankeesALMLBnya23OF4--4---441.0001.00------580.02.5
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil233B1---------------303.30.6
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25OF18-13218---18181.0001.000.14-----3748.611.1
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25DH13---------------3735.18.0
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin253B1-7-3--331.0003.000.43-----372.70.6
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin271B7--241142625.9623.57------4216.74.4
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27DH6---------------4214.33.8
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27C2--3---331.0001.50--10.0-424.81.3
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou291B5--412214543.9568.60------1338.53.1
1979Spokane Indians PCLAAAsea311B1--3--1331.0003.00------1460.70.7
1980Texas RangersALMLBtex32DH1---------------1010.00.6
MLB Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF178-13224849-261252.9661.421.91-----1780.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH20---------------200.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B12--653357168.9585.67------120.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C2--3---331.0001.50--10.0-20.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B2-7-3--331.0001.500.43-----20.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--3--1331.0003.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse121---------23-
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil22---------114-
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil23-----1---19-
1971New York YankeesALMLBnya23---------4-
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25-----1---1813
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27-27-------6
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29--5--------
1979Spokane Indians PCLAAAsea31--1--------
1980Texas RangersALMLBtex32----------1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1980-12-15TradeTraded by Rangers with Greg Mahlberg to Reds for Greg Hughes and Don Werner. 
1980-04-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1980-03-25Released by Mariners. 
1979-03-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1978-03-27Released by Astros. 
1977-09-05TradeTraded by Dodgers to Astros for Bob Detherage and Alex Taveras. 
1975-12-23TradeTraded by Twins to Dodgers for Bob Randall. 
1972-10-27TradeTraded by Yankees to Twins for Rick Dempsey. 
1971-06-07TradeTraded by Brewers to Yankees for Bobby Mitchell and Frank Tepedino. 
1969-08-30TradeTraded by Astros with Sandy Valdespino to Pilots for Tommy Davis. 
* 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.