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Dan PlesacTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-2003 MLB Years: 1986-2003
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PositionsP-1126Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDaniel Thomas Plesac
Height6-5Weight217BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 4,1962 [56.315]PlaceGary,Indiana
High SchoolCrown Point (Crown Point,IN)
CollegeNorth Carolina State University (Raleigh,NC)

DraftedSelected by the Milwaukee Brewers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (26th overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (41st overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsRay Poitevint
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1984-MIL-#7 ... 1985-MIL-#4 ... 1986-MIL-#6
MLB DebutApril 11,1986 [24.066]
OrganizationsMIL [10] TOR [5] ARI [2] CHN [2] PHI [2] PIT [2] Awards0Awards Voting1-3
TBC Player ID595Retrosheet IDplesd001MLBAM ID120624
RelationshipsUncle of Zach Plesac
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts88Walks54Hittable66SO/BB79vsPower66Hitting0Durability96Team.513Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1981NC StateCollegeNCAAFrST19634.5610100510071.0774336027330001.469.76--3.424.181.22.667-
1982NC StateCollegeNCAASoST20324.37981100055.2514227045530001.728.25--7.288.571.18.600-
1983NC StateCollegeNCAAJrST21425.63990100056.0624635046570001.939.96--7.399.161.24.667-
1983Paintsville BrewersAppRkmil-ST21913.5014140200082.07644326578511001.628.310.666.239.291.49.900-
1984Stockton PortsCalifA+mil-ST22663.32161602000108.010651407501013001.448.810.584.158.392.02.500-
1984El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-ST22223.46770000039.0431915216240001.519.920.463.695.541.50.500-
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0883.36232302000147.014970559661253001.469.100.554.037.641.89.5003.21
1985El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-ST231254.97252412000150.01719183126812813001.5910.240.724.077.661.88.706-
1986Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil37R/CL241072.975105100331491.0813430529754001.218.010.492.877.422.59.5882.79
1987Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil37R/CL25562.615705700472379.0633023823896001.087.150.912.6110.103.87.4552.81
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil37CL26122.415005000483052.0461414212524601.117.910.342.068.944.33.3331.97
1989Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil37CL27342.355205200513361.0471616617520001.046.900.882.497.633.06.4293.17
1990Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil37R/CL28374.436606600522469.0673634531652001.428.740.654.048.482.10.3003.21
1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil37S/R29274.294510350025892.09249441239612101.428.971.173.805.951.56.2224.49
1992Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil37Rel30542.96444400013179.0642826535543101.257.290.573.996.151.54.5563.57
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32Rel31214.74570570012062.27437331021475201.5210.631.443.026.752.24.6674.57
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37Rel32234.61540540014154.2613028913530001.3510.041.482.148.734.08.4004.05
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit19Rel33443.58580580016360.0532624327571001.337.910.454.038.502.11.5003.20
1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit19R/CL34654.097307300301170.0673532424764001.298.570.513.079.733.17.5452.77
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor19Rel35243.58730730018150.0472220819612001.318.401.433.4010.913.21.3333.88
1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor19Rel36433.78780780016450.0412321416550001.147.380.722.889.903.44.5712.94
1999Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor19Rel37038.3430030005022.228212149262001.6311.121.593.5710.322.89.0004.33
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari19Rel37213.3234034006121.2229838271001.389.141.253.3211.223.38.6673.55
2000Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari19Rel38513.15620620014040.0342114426453001.507.650.905.8510.131.73.8334.13
2001Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor19Rel39453.5762062005145.0341818424681001.286.750.794.7613.502.83.4442.78
2002Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor19Rel40123.3819019003013.0115516140001.287.430.684.059.452.33.3333.19
2002Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi19Rel40214.7041041005123.0161212512270001.226.261.964.7010.572.25.6675.01
2003Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi19Rel41212.7058058009233.0291210311371001.207.830.812.979.993.36.6672.97
MLB Totals - 18 Season(s)Filter65713.641064141050004221581067.09774784331054021041411001.298.200.883.388.742.59.4780.46
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter29144.03626116000379.13962051702719133827001.549.380.644.528.011.77.674-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1474.66323112000189.021411098148415213001.5710.170.673.997.231.81.667-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter663.32161602000108.010651407501013001.448.810.584.158.392.02.500-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter913.5014140200082.07644326578511001.628.310.666.239.291.49.900-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1374.83282717100182.21901319801181430001.699.36--5.817.051.21.650-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter29373.213651435100269133523.04602071874318644821801.237.900.743.197.692.41.439-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter11174.21262026200476180.2161898521742245001.297.981.043.6711.103.03.393-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1093.861310131004614130.212061567511335001.318.270.483.519.162.61.526-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter444.68111011100261116.0135676119341005201.4410.361.462.617.672.94.500-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter423.51990990014356.0452422823641001.217.191.283.6710.222.78.667-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter723.21960960020161.2563022734724001.468.171.024.9610.512.12.778-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13153.642183215008732220.0201988922832148201.298.200.883.388.742.59.4640.46
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1784.03363513000220.0229119981611119616001.549.380.644.528.011.77.680-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32p31571000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37p32544000000000300001.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit19p33584010000000300000.250.250.250.5001041.000.000.000.2260.0075.000.000.000.000.00
1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit19p34735000000000200000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari19p37311000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter273150100000001000001.067.067.067.1341015.200.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1319010000000500000.111.111.111.222109.250.000.000.0000.0055.560.000.000.000.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1115000000000400001.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0080.000.000.000.000.00
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter311000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1629010000000600001.067.067.067.134109.200.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Paintsville Brewers AppRkmil21P14---171-1817.9441.21------14100.020.0
1984Stockton Ports CalifA+mil22P16--614222220.9091.25------16100.011.5
1984El Paso Diablos TexAAmil22P7---6--661.0000.86------7100.05.2
1985El Paso Diablos TexAAmil23P25--4192-2523.9200.92------25100.018.4
1986Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24P51-91111--12121.0000.240.13-----51100.031.7
1987Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil25P57-79-12211412.8570.210.15-----57100.035.2
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil26P50-52-6--661.0000.120.12-----50100.030.9
1989Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil27P52-6128--10101.0000.190.16-----52100.032.1
1990Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28P66-6917-1881.0000.120.12-----66100.040.7
1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil29P45-9225--771.0000.160.08-----45100.027.8
1992Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30P44-7918-1991.0000.200.11-----44100.027.2
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31P57-62-912109.9000.160.15-----57100.035.2
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32P54-54-3--331.0000.060.06-----54100.047.8
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33P58-6018-1991.0000.160.15-----58100.040.3
1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34P73-70-1--111.0000.010.01-----73100.045.1
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor35P73-50-1--111.0000.010.02-----73100.045.1
1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor36P78-50-1--111.0000.010.02-----78100.048.1
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari37P34-2114--551.0000.150.24-----34100.021.0
1999Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor37P30-22-2--221.0000.070.09-----30100.018.5
2000Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari38P62-40-2--221.0000.030.05-----62100.038.3
2001Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor39P62-45-4--441.0000.060.09-----62100.038.3
2002Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi40P41-23-3--331.0000.070.13-----41100.025.5
2002Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor40P19-13-------------19100.011.7
2003Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41P58-33-5--551.0000.090.15-----58100.035.8
MLB Totals for P - 18 season(s)-   P1064-1066910036112109.9730.100.10-----10640.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P32--4252-3129.9350.91------320.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P16--614222220.9091.25------160.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P14---171-1817.9441.21------140.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Paintsville Brewers AppRkmil2114----------
1984Stockton Ports CalifA+mil2216----------
1984El Paso Diablos TexAAmil227----------
1985El Paso Diablos TexAAmil2325----------
1986Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2451----------
1987Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2557----------
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2650----------
1989Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2752----------
1990Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2866----------
1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2945----------
1992Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil3044----------
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3157----------
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3254----------
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3358----------
1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3473----------
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3573----------
1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3678----------
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari3734----------
1999Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3730----------
2000Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari3862----------
2001Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3962----------
2002Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4041----------
2002Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor4019----------
2003Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4158----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1999Arizona DiamondbacksDiv SeriesMLB370054.001000.13200030.0081.000.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs0054.0010100000.3302000009.0081.000.000.000.0000.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2005Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn43Broadcaster1627983.48821.04Dusty Baker-
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn44Broadcaster1626696.40717.56Dusty Baker
2007Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn45Broadcaster1628577.525--1Lou PiniellaLost in NLDS (Arizona)
2008Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn46Broadcaster1619764.602--1Lou PiniellaLost in NLDS (Los Angeles)
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2002-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
2002-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-05-26TradeTraded by Blue Jays to Phillies for Cliff Politte. 
2000-12-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
2000-10-30Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-06-12TradeTraded by Blue Jays to Diamondbacks for John Frascatore and Tony Batista. 
1996-11-14TradeTraded by Pirates with Orlando Merced and Carlos Garcia to Blue Jays for Craig Wilson, Abraham Nunez, Mike Halperin, Jose Silva, Jose Pett and Brandon Cromer. 
1994-11-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1994-10-25Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-12-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1992-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1986Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll2460,000-61421-386,34760,00060,000
1987Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll25180,000-3431252344,90660,000240,000
1988Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll26275,000-3281154392,10762,500515,000
1989Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll27765,000-172579++429,80262,5001,280,000
1990Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll281,466,667-70491++515,727100,0002,746,667
1991Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll291,000,000-206771++742,231100,0003,746,667
1992Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll302,766,667-81391++962,245109,0006,513,334
1993Chicago CubsTeam Payroll311,700,000-207978++968,431109,0008,213,334
1994Chicago CubsTeam Payroll321,700,000-205978++957,101109,0009,913,334
1995Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll331,091,112-221576++999,520109,00011,004,446
1996Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll341,100,000-232775++957,870109,00012,104,446
1997Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll35800,000-31215661,182,177150,00012,904,446
1998Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll36800,000-34117631,276,192170,00013,704,446
1999Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll371,500,000-2931368++1,454,491200,00015,204,446
1999Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll371,500,000-2931268++1,454,491200,00015,204,446
2000Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll381,500,000-2981768++1,394,248200,00016,704,446
2001Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll392,200,000-2741370++1,897,758200,00018,904,446
2002Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll402,200,000-2901168++2,011,045200,00021,104,446
2002Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll402,200,000-2901268++2,011,045200,00021,104,446
2003Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll412,000,000-27713652,163,527300,00023,104,446
* 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