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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Dean William Palmer
Stat Years
1986-2003  [mlb] 1989-2003
Height/Weight
6-1 / 210
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
3B (1618) ... DH (140) ... 1B (43) ... OF (31) ... SS (6)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
High School
Florida State University (Tallahassee,FL)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Texas Rangers in Round #3 (#59 overall) of the 1986 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Bryan Lambe
MLB Debut
1989-09-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.248)
Service Time
Organizations
TEX [12] DET [5] KCA [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 623 ... retro id: palmd002 ... mlbam id: 120194
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1986Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex-173b---15016319347101263223450200.209.318.264.582192438.209.055.26011.4617.711.550.00.0023.5
    1987Gastonia RangersSALAtex-183b---212848451104160954443612660110.215.277.304.58152714725.163.089.2716.8323.913.5053.81.7124.0
    1988Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex-193b---374305388112143500156910310.266.299.351.65032410717.134.085.3284.6321.304.6076.21.2321.0
    1989Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-203b---41334988212532525901554115243440.251.311.486.79755024262.337.235.3087.4527.643.7119.94.5549.6
    1989Texas RangersALMLBtex1620dh-3bL-S-E-P416190220010001200100.105.100.211.3112042.105.106.2500.0060.000.000.00.00100.0
    1990Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-213b---57244701390141010010.292.414.7501.16429184.583.458.36413.7934.482.508.010.3457.1
    1990Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-213b---58831633691741239112010640300.218.271.411.68234313033.256.193.2845.8330.905.3026.33.5047.8
    1991Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-223b---6602344570112225946206121220.299.357.6451.00225915135.423.346.3147.7223.553.0510.68.4950.0
    1991Texas RangersALMLBtex16223b-ofL-S-E-P681268385092153702329831004.187.281.403.68430410826.328.216.22610.5332.243.0617.94.9352.0
    1992Texas RangersALMLBtex16233bL-S-E-P71525417412425026721046215442429.229.311.420.73161322751.316.191.26810.1125.122.4820.84.2441.1
    1993Texas RangersALMLBtex16243bL-S-E-P814851988127312339611105315480545.245.321.503.82458526166.362.258.2799.0626.322.9115.75.6452.0
    1994Texas RangersALMLBtex16253bL-S-E-P9933425084142195934268920107.246.302.465.76737115935.292.219.2777.0123.993.4218.05.1241.7
    1995Texas RangersALMLBtex16263bL-S-E-P103611930406092411212140112.336.448.6131.0611457315.454.277.34414.4814.481.0013.26.2137.5
    1996Texas RangersALMLBtex16273bL-S-E-P1115458298163262381072059145506415.280.348.527.87565230766.352.247.3099.0522.242.4615.35.8340.5
    1997Texas RangersALMLBtex16283bL-S-E-P12943554787210145510268411324.245.296.423.71938615035.254.178.2816.7421.763.2325.43.6340.2
    1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca16283bL-S-E-P1249187235210193112155020203.278.335.487.8222069120.283.209.3317.2824.273.3320.84.3738.5
    1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca16293bL-S-E-P13152572841592723411982481346013318.278.333.510.84363929263.327.232.3007.5120.972.7916.85.3239.6
    1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet7303bL-S-E-P14150560921472523810033571531004313.263.339.518.85763129065.357.255.2929.0324.252.6814.76.0244.2
    2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet7313bL-S-E-P1514552473134222291024266146401029.256.338.471.80960424753.345.215.29210.9324.172.2118.14.8039.5
    2001Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-323b---1612010000002000000.500.750.5001.2504101.000.000.50050.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2001Detroit TigersALMLBdet732dhL-S-E-P16572163448110114041275930003.222.317.426.7432469222.343.204.25310.9823.982.1919.64.4745.8
    2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet733dhL-S-E-P17412000000001500001.000.077.000.0771300.083.000.0007.6938.465.000.00.000.0
    2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet734dhL-S-E-P18268631220060092820102.140.235.163.39898142.128.023.2039.1828.573.110.00.0016.7
    MLB Totals (15 yrs)1357490273412292311527584948315021332544512195.251.324.472.79655132315521.327.221.2859.1124.162.6517.84.9942.4
    American League Totals (15 yrs)1357490273412292311527584948315021332544512195.251.324.472.79655132315521.327.221.2859.1124.162.6517.84.9942.4
    Minor League Totals541202627249195147529830201605582341590.242.303.414.7172228839184.256.172.2957.1825.043.4927.03.3737.5
    Minor: Rk Totals5016319347101263223450200.209.318.264.582192438.209.055.26011.4617.711.550.00.0023.5
    Minor: A Totals12848451104160954443612660110.215.277.304.58152714725.163.089.2716.8323.913.5053.81.7124.0
    Minor: A+ Totals74305388112143500156910310.266.299.351.65032410717.134.085.3284.6321.304.6076.21.2321.0
    Minor: AA Totals1405228613232628991564516253450.253.316.498.81457926066.349.245.3107.7727.983.6018.64.8450.0
    Minor: AAA Totals149552781402863498574216761520.254.311.511.82260628268.330.257.2986.9327.563.9816.25.6148.6
    Texas Rangers Totals (8 yrs)774274542567713481544512821279757274211346.247.320.470.79030761289296.327.223.2829.0724.612.7117.85.0143.7
    Detroit Tigers Totals (5 yrs)38213982023416047824811616039119015528.244.327.460.7871592643142.334.216.27910.0524.562.4417.94.9041.6
    Kansas City Royals Totals (2 yrs)2017591072113734315094631848015321.278.334.505.83984538383.316.227.3077.4621.782.9217.65.0939.3
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1986Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRk173B4200.025751310113100.8852.400.0067.784.01
    1987Gastonia RangersSALA183B10700.0582095912326267.8192.500.0076.483.61
    1988Charlotte RangersFSLA+193B6700.049144285221193.8732.900.0048.990.51
    1989Tulsa DrillersTexAA203B11800.0792083014317287.9052.400.0086.888.71
    1989Tulsa DrillersTexAA20SS400.065111211.9172.800.002.93.02
    1989Texas RangersALMLB203B600.0132064.6670.700.003.737.54
    1989Texas RangersALMLB20SS100.01100221.0002.000.000.66.34
    1989Texas RangersALMLB20OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.66.311
    1989Texas RangersALMLB20DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.737.59
    1990Tulsa DrillersTexAA213B700.096301815.8332.100.005.1100.03
    1990Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA211B2200.016515421184180.9788.200.0015.225.03
    1990Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA213B5700.04195173153136.8892.400.0039.364.82
    1991Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA223B5800.045105115161150.9322.600.0040.396.71
    1991Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA22OF100.04000441.0004.000.000.71.711
    1991Texas RangersALMLB223B5000.0277465107101.9442.000.0030.961.72
    1991Texas RangersALMLB22OF2900.0421314643.9351.500.0017.935.86
    1991Texas RangersALMLB22DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.16.24
    1992Texas RangersALMLB233B15000.01242542224400378.9452.500.0092.698.71
    1993Texas RangersALMLB243B14800.0852582921372343.9222.300.0091.4100.01
    1993Texas RangersALMLB24SS100.01000111.0001.000.000.60.77
    1994Texas RangersALMLB253B9100.050179228251229.9122.500.0079.897.81
    1995Texas RangersALMLB263B3600.01972599691.9482.500.0025.0100.02
    1996Texas RangersALMLB273B15400.01052211617342326.9532.100.0095.1100.01
    1996Texas RangersALMLB27DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.67
    1997Texas RangersALMLB283B9300.0721621010244234.9592.500.0057.498.91
    1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLB283B4800.0278298118109.9242.300.0029.898.02
    1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLB28DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.011
    1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLB293B12900.0691872216278256.9212.000.0080.184.91
    1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLB29DH2200.0000000.0000.000.0013.714.53
    1999Detroit TigersALMLB303B14100.0892401924348329.9452.300.0087.694.01
    1999Detroit TigersALMLB30DH900.0000000.0000.000.005.66.07
    2000Detroit TigersALMLB311B200128.21225213129127.9846.400.9912.313.85
    2000Detroit TigersALMLB313B1150955.0661802314269246.9142.100.2671.079.31
    2000Detroit TigersALMLB31DH1400.0000000.0000.000.008.69.74
    2001Detroit TigersALMLB32DH5700.0000000.0000.000.0035.2100.01
    2002Detroit TigersALMLB33DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.975.09
    2003Detroit TigersALMLB341B118.0910010101.00010.001.250.63.86
    2003Detroit TigersALMLB343B118.00400441.0004.000.500.63.87
    2003Detroit TigersALMLB34DH2200.0000000.0000.000.0013.684.63
    MLB Totals - (1B)2111361316213139137.9866.501.010.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)11621963734191618515628352650.9352.302.750.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)2002100331.0001.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)3000431314744.9361.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)14000000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)220016515421184180.9788.200.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)1150086200288314286.9112.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)1004000441.0004.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)12500882143314335302.9012.400.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)40065111211.9172.800.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)670049144285221193.8732.900.000.00.00
    A Totals - (3B)10700582095912326267.8192.500.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (3B)420025751310113100.8852.400.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1986Minor----42------
    1987Minor----107------
    1988Minor----67------
    1989MLB----61---16
    1989Minor----1184-----
    1990Minor--22-64------
    1991MLB----50----295
    1991Minor----58----1-
    1992MLB----150------
    1993MLB----1481-----
    1994MLB----91------
    1995MLB----36------
    1996MLB----154-----1
    1997MLB----141-----1
    1998MLB----129-----22
    1999MLB----141-----9
    2000MLB--20-115-----14
    2001MLB----------57
    2002MLB----------3
    2003MLB--1-1-----22
    Totals--43-16186---31140