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Rod AllenHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1988 MLB Years: 1983-1988
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PositionsOF-691, DH-18Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRoderick Bernet Allen
Height6-1Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 5,1959 [58.141]PlaceLos Angeles,California
High SchoolSanta Monica (Santa Monica,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox in the 6th round (131st overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 7,1983 [23.185]
OrganizationsCHA [5] CLE [3] SEA [2] BAL [1] DET [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID8131Retrosheet IDaller001MLBAM ID110162
RelationshipsFather of Andrew Allen
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Gulf Coast White SoxGCLRkcha-174317621545212314164504000.307.330.375.705668186.408.068.176.3163.2324.197.500.54176.0014.81
1978Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-of181003424883164755134239012200.243.291.374.66512827370.308.131.225.3026.2224.323.911.8948.8632.53
1979Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-of1986281327512264552205810700.267.311.388.69910920309.308.121.203.3116.4718.772.901.9446.8326.67
1980Glens Falls White SoxEastAAcha-of20311212643543276191320000.355.409.537.9466512132.381.182.298.4216.829.851.442.2740.3327.91
1980Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-of203813123344062421102501100.260.310.427.7375610143.277.167.252.3306.9917.482.504.2021.8329.41
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         6925249779495182193821100.306.358.480.83812122275.330.174.274.3746.9113.822.003.2728.0028.57
1981Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcha-of2110938847114253115293286960100.294.350.459.80917839423.333.165.253.3686.6216.312.462.6035.2734.21
1982Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-of22117436821412521575156446252220.323.390.493.88321542489.349.170.291.3939.0012.681.413.0729.0729.79
1983Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-of238129048941741269102246010400.324.373.534.90715533319.369.210.321.3987.5218.812.503.7624.1735.11
1983Seattle MarinersALMLBsea18dh-of231112120000000100000.167.167.167.3342012.182.000.000.1510.008.330.000.000.000.00
1984Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-of2474234246614412543215123020.282.346.389.7359119260.357.107.201.3318.0819.622.430.38234.0028.79
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet12dh241527681003102811000.296.367.333.7009131.421.037.148.3276.4525.814.000.000.0012.50
1985Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-of25102333367817373265295224210.234.298.366.66412227370.257.132.222.2987.8414.051.791.8947.5734.62
1986Waterbury IndiansEastAAcle-of26311031830101092191010010.291.354.408.7624211113.323.117.214.3397.968.851.110.000.0036.67
1986Maine GuidesILAAAcle-of2673252336771105244314611400.266.344.421.76510618289.285.155.278.34210.7315.921.483.4625.2026.87
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1043555197172106165405621410.273.347.417.76414829402.297.144.259.3419.9513.931.402.4935.5029.90
1987Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-of2712647485143287179205518040630.302.370.498.86823652535.329.196.293.3749.5314.951.573.1827.8836.36
1988Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of28124469841523642310013447410350.324.381.565.94626563517.344.241.330.4148.5114.311.684.4520.3941.45
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle60dh28511111000000200000.091.091.182.2732111.111.091.091.1180.0018.180.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter315081120031021111000.220.264.260.52413254.282.040.100.0003.7020.375.500.000.0018.18
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter113540306071174221411196809141349735271732140.291.349.455.80418343814455.329.164.263.0007.8316.502.112.6733.8732.45
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter8443007462889173281025215132282519221123130.296.358.474.83214243033345.327.178.278.0008.4315.521.843.0529.4834.08
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14850576148277981134388140710.293.343.428.77121643554.329.135.228.0006.8614.622.131.6256.1129.05
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1003424883164755134239012200.243.291.374.66512827370.308.131.225.0006.2224.323.911.8948.8632.53
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4317621545212314164504000.307.330.375.705668186.408.068.176.0003.2324.197.500.54176.0014.81
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1527681003102811000.296.367.333.7009131.421.037.148.0006.4525.814.000.000.0012.50
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1112120000000100000.167.167.167.3342012.182.000.000.0000.008.330.000.000.000.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter511111000000200000.091.091.182.2732111.111.091.091.0000.0018.180.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162261425710001650105755000.220.264.260.5246810282.282.040.100.0003.7020.375.500.000.0018.18
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625758716832617971365010542520.291.349.455.80426254636.329.164.263.0007.8316.502.112.6733.8732.45

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Appleton Foxes MidwAcha18OF98--134783149141.9461.44------10098.071.5
1979Knoxville Sox SouAAcha19OF68--98651109104.9541.53------8679.148.2
1980Glens Falls White Sox EastAAcha20OF21--291-130301.0001.43------3167.715.3
1980Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha20OF27--42---42421.0001.56------3871.119.9
1981Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcha21OF109--1441241160156.9751.43------109100.080.1
1982Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea22OF96--178861192186.9691.94------11782.167.1
1983Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea23OF31--5511-5756.9821.81------8138.321.8
1983Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23OF2--5---551.0002.50------1118.21.2
1983Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23DH3---------------1127.31.9
1984Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet24OF60--106512112111.9911.85------7481.139.0
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet24OF2--2---221.0001.00------1513.31.2
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet24DH11---------------1573.36.8
1985Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal25OF88--14536-154148.9611.68------10286.363.3
1986Waterbury Indians EastAAcle26OF29--4631-5049.9801.69------3193.520.9
1986Maine Guides ILAAAcle26OF40--642-166661.0001.65------7354.828.6
1987Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle27OF4--1---111.0000.25------1263.22.9
1988Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle28OF16--3212-3533.9432.06------12412.911.5
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28DH4---------------580.02.5
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH18---------------180.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF4--7---771.0001.75------40.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 9 season(s)-   OF471--76732205819799.9761.70------4710.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF118--1731062189183.9681.55------1180.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF98--134783149141.9461.44------980.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Appleton Foxes MidwAcha18---------98-
1979Knoxville Sox SouAAcha19---------68-
1980Glens Falls White Sox EastAAcha20---------21-
1980Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha20---------27-
1981Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcha21---------109-
1982Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea22---------96-
1983Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea23---------31-
1983Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23---------23
1984Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet24---------60-
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet24---------211
1985Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal25---------88-
1986Waterbury Indians EastAAcle26---------29-
1986Maine Guides ILAAAcle26---------40-
1987Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle27---------4-
1988Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle28---------16-
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28----------4

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1994Kane County CougarsMidwAMinorflo34Hitting Coach1397168.51118.06Lynn Jones
1997Lethbridge Black DiamondsPioRkMinorari37Manager723933.5421.04 Lost in Semi-Finals
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari38Broadcaster1626597.40133.05Buck Showalter
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari39Broadcaster16210062.617--2Buck ShowalterLost in 1st Round (Mets)
2000Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari40Broadcaster1628577.52512.03Buck Showalter
2001Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari41Broadcaster1629270.568--1Bob BrenlyWon World Series (Yankees)
2002Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari42Broadcaster1629864.605--1Bob BrenlyLost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
2003Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet43Broadcaster16243119.26547.05Alan Trammell-
2004Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet44Broadcaster1627290.44420.04Alan Trammell-
2005Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet45Broadcaster1627191.43828.04Alan Trammell-
2006Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet46Broadcaster1629567.5861.02Jim LeylandLost World Series (Cardinals)
2007Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet47Broadcaster1628874.5438.02Jim Leyland
2008Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet48Broadcaster1627488.45714.55Jim Leyland
2009Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet49Broadcaster1638677.5281.02Jim Leyland
2010Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet50Broadcaster1628181.50013.03Jim Leyland
* 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 DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1988-11-28Released by Indians. 
1986-05-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1986-04-03Released by Orioles. 
1986-01-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1985-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-04-09TradeTraded by Tigers to Orioles for Luis Rosado. 
1984-02-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1983-10-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1981-12-11TradeTraded by White Sox with Jim Essian and Todd Cruz to Mariners for Tom Paciorek. 
* 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
1988Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2862,500-60425-392,10762,50062,500
* 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