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Terry WhitfieldTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1971-1988 MLB Years: 1974-1986
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Played in Japan
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsOF-606, DH-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTerry Bertland Whitfield
Height6-1Weight197BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 12,1953 [65.157]PlaceBlythe,California
High SchoolPalo Verde Valley (Blythe,CA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 1st round (19th overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 29,1974 [21.260]
OrganizationsNYA [6] SFN [4] LAN [3] Awards0
TBC Player ID19624Retrosheet IDwhitt001MLBAM ID124211
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed50Power59Contact49XBH46RBIs49Runs44Hitting80Durability29Team.489Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971Johnson CityAppRk-186725242731441043000000000.290.290.496.78612528252.260.206.206.3520.000.000.003.9725.2038.36
1972OneontaNYPLA--19702566570611747000000000.273.273.465.73811924256.253.192.191.3310.000.000.002.7336.5734.29
1972Fort LauderdaleFSLA+-1949153217535115000000000.490.490.5951.085919153.487.105.105.4910.000.000.000.65153.0012.00
1972Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11940986145916862000000000.355.355.513.86821033409.342.158.159.3910.000.000.001.9651.1322.76
1973KinstonCaroA+-20129451941512521881000000000.335.335.519.85423445451.307.184.184.3810.000.000.003.9925.0629.80
1974SyracuseILAAA-21140499711292541771000000000.259.259.427.68621346499.232.168.168.3090.000.000.003.4129.3535.66
1974New York YankeesALMLBnya51of2125010000000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.000.1840.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1975SyracuseILAAA-22111390471062441169000000000.272.272.438.71017139390.251.166.167.3190.000.000.002.8235.4536.79
1975New York YankeesALMLBnya44of22288192211071011700202.272.274.309.58325284.333.037.062.2641.1920.2417.000.000.009.09
1976SyracuseILAAA-23138525811522561689000000000.290.290.451.74123747525.267.161.162.3370.000.000.003.0532.8130.92
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn45of24114326419321373623204622214.285.329.433.76214131352.313.148.206.3365.6813.072.301.9946.5733.33
1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn45of251494887014120210325113369217359.289.335.400.73519532543.318.111.166.3306.0812.712.091.8448.8022.70
1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn45of2613339452113204544543647474615.287.349.396.74515629445.312.109.203.3318.0910.561.311.1278.8025.66
1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn45of27118321389516242642204414236.296.337.396.73312722348.331.100.168.3285.7512.642.201.1580.2523.16
1981SeibuJap PacIntl-2812346901480022100000000000.316.316.456.77221422469.282.140.141.3500.000.000.004.6921.3214.86
1982SeibuJap PacIntl-291224530123002571000000000.272.272.437.70919825453.229.165.166.3130.000.000.005.5218.1220.33
1983SeibuJap PacIntl-3012948501350038109000000000.278.278.513.79124938485.217.235.235.3480.000.000.007.8412.7628.15
1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan45of318718015448041814173512025.244.313.356.6696412200.284.112.189.3038.5017.502.062.0045.0027.27
1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan45of3279104827703160062700012.260.300.413.7134310110.324.153.212.3135.4524.554.502.7334.6737.04
1986San Jose BeesCalifA+--of3319641825301644131410020.391.500.484.98431478.490.093.297.43916.6717.951.081.2864.0016.00
1986Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan45of331914010000005200021.071.316.071.3871019.083.000.357.17826.3210.530.400.000.000.00
1987San Bernardino SpiritCalifA+--of3421598182026229610010.305.406.441.84726469.314.136.288.37413.048.700.672.9029.5022.22
1988Fresno SunsCalifA+--of3551187176313122604123110200.337.376.449.8258416202.391.112.155.3695.9415.352.580.9993.5025.40
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter729191323353793123317918241382881032132044.281.330.394.7247531382106.314.113.182.0006.5513.682.091.5757.9725.70
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter79528364648621403785453610345130230.304.313.469.78213312622875.288.165.176.0001.181.771.502.9633.3630.39
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3891414199387741444229000000000.274.274.439.7136211321414.250.165.165.0000.000.000.003.1132.1434.11
A+ Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter26991415833246824134610345130230.363.387.510.89746678953.366.147.179.0003.575.351.502.5238.0823.49
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter702566570611747000000000.273.273.465.73811924256.253.192.191.0000.000.000.002.7336.5734.29
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6725242731441043000000000.290.290.496.78612528252.260.206.206.0000.000.000.003.9725.2038.36
Intl Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter374140704060085280000000000.289.289.470.759661851407.243.181.181.0000.000.000.006.0416.5520.94
San Francisco Giants Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter51415292014427711261381620109206930111534.289.338.405.7436191141688.318.116.184.0006.4612.201.891.5458.8125.79
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter185298237215073414286412058.242.309.362.67110822329.286.120.205.0008.5119.452.292.1342.5730.56
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter308692311071011800202.267.270.302.57226289.329.035.058.0001.1220.2218.000.000.008.70
Average MLB - Per 162 games16242552119213740453164273410.281.330.394.72416731468.314.113.182.0006.5513.682.091.5757.9725.70
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625789517629817921271010010.304.313.469.78227153586.288.165.176.0001.181.771.502.9633.3630.39

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1974New York YankeesALMLBnya21OF1---------------250.00.6
1975New York YankeesALMLBnya22OF25--4231-4645.9781.80------2889.315.6
1975New York YankeesALMLBnya22DH1---------------283.60.6
1976New York YankeesALMLBnya23OF1---------------10.00.6
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24OF84--16745-176171.9722.04------11473.751.9
1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25OF140--249732259256.9881.83------14994.086.4
1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26OF106--1671083185177.9571.67------13379.765.4
1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27OF95--1401121153151.9871.59------11880.559.0
1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31OF58--7641-8180.9881.38------8766.735.8
1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32OF28--2322-2725.9260.89------7935.417.3
1986San Jose Bees CalifA+-33OF18--383314441.9322.28------1994.712.7
1986Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33OF1--1---111.0001.00------195.30.6
1987San Bernardino Spirit CalifA+-34OF17--2212-2523.9201.35------2181.012.0
1988Fresno Suns CalifA+-35OF32--4322-4745.9571.41------5162.722.5
MLB Totals for OF - 10 season(s)-   OF539--86541226928906.9761.68------5390.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF67--103671116109.9401.63------670.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1974New York YankeesALMLBnya21---------1-
1975New York YankeesALMLBnya22---------251
1976New York YankeesALMLBnya23---------1-
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24---------84-
1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25---------140-
1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26---------106-
1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27---------95-
1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31---------58-
1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32---------28-
1986San Jose Bees CalifA+-33---------18-
1986Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33---------1-
1987San Bernardino Spirit CalifA+-34---------17-
1988Fresno Suns CalifA+-35---------32-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-05-24Released by Dodgers. 
1984-01-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1981-03-04Purchased by Seibu Lions (Japan Pacific) from Giants. 
1977-03-14TradeTraded by Yankees to Giants for Marty Perez. 
* 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
1985Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll32316,667-3241747370,78060,000316,667
1986Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll3360,000-61437-386,34760,000376,667
* 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