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Doug BakerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1982-1991 MLB Years: 1984-1990
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Rated Prospect

PositionsSS-985, OF-126, 2B-60, 3B-54, 1B-4, P-3, DH-3Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDouglas Lee Baker
Height5-9Weight165BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateApril 3,1961 [57.110]PlaceFullerton,California
High SchoolGranada Hills (Granada Hills,CA)
CollegeArizona State University (Tempe,AZ), Los Angeles Valley College (Valley Glen,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 9th round (230th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 9th round (211st overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1985-DET-#8
MLB DebutJuly 2,1984 [23.090]
OrganizationsDET [6] MIN [3] HOU [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID8392Retrosheet IDbaked001MLBAM ID110469
RelationshipsBrother of Dave Baker
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed47Power37Contact51XBH45RBIs33Runs52Hitting38Durability46Team.520Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1982Arizona StateCollegeJrss-2b217225568801312392412702600000.314.462.396.85810116325.344.082.404.40021.548.000.370.62127.5020.00
1982Birmingham BaronsSouAAdet-ss217021328483412152384217100.225.344.291.635628260.275.066.258.30214.6216.151.110.38213.0016.67
1983Birmingham BaronsSouAAdet-ss-of221464527210918355114565511318210.241.352.327.67914826550.261.086.250.31811.829.270.780.9190.4023.85
1984Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-ss2377243346321183064455824200.259.377.453.83011030296.307.194.387.37415.2019.591.292.7030.3847.62
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet9ss23431081520410123072212001.185.241.241.482265118.233.056.148.2255.9318.643.140.000.0025.00
1985Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-ss24107325427194230624150310400.218.308.289.5979415383.249.071.209.27810.7013.051.220.52162.5021.13
1985Detroit TigersALMLBdet9ss241527451001000900000.185.185.222.4076127.278.037.037.1810.0033.330.000.000.0020.00
1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet21ss2511236946101146240148326228400.274.332.360.69213322415.320.086.190.3137.7114.941.940.48184.5021.78
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet9ss251324131000002704000.125.192.167.3594130.176.042.125.1736.6723.333.500.000.0033.33
1987Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-ss261173764093142227911387013400.247.315.311.62611718422.295.064.160.2859.0016.591.840.47188.0019.35
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet9ss2681000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1988Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-ss2712141752102174245174485914220.245.323.319.64213323472.279.074.221.29510.1712.501.230.42208.5022.55
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21ss27117100000000500000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0071.430.000.000.000.00
1989Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-ss2884312387410422789365231520.237.317.314.6319816357.274.077.189.29110.0814.571.440.56156.0021.62
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin212b-ss284378172351090091822100.295.378.385.76330692.377.090.205.3509.7819.572.000.000.0026.09
1990Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-ss2991301466515231868416124110.216.313.309.6229320349.261.093.223.29011.7517.481.490.86100.3330.77
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin212b2931000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1991Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-3b-ss307316417301211500142313100.183.250.232.482384183.206.049.134.2287.6512.571.640.55164.0013.33
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter136246385111202230186238101.207.269.268.5376613276.276.061.146.0006.5222.463.440.000.0025.49
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter99831724157561223228304855339852829622660.238.326.323.64910261823687.276.085.221.00010.7914.321.330.76113.2924.07
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter78225073155991012522232664629543515372350.239.320.325.6458161482877.278.086.212.00010.2515.121.470.76113.9524.71
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter216665100157217672197103931425310.236.349.316.66521034810.265.080.253.00012.7211.480.900.74110.8321.66
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7225568801312392412702600000.314.462.396.85810116325.344.082.404.00021.548.000.370.62127.5020.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter791602028610133093916001.175.224.225.449367176.231.050.125.0005.1122.164.330.000.0025.00
Minnesota Twins Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5786182351090092322100.267.347.349.696306100.359.082.186.0009.0023.002.560.000.0026.09
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622934561132026402174410101.207.269.268.5377915329.276.061.146.0006.5222.463.440.000.0025.49
Average Minor - Per 162 games162515671232055491496586510410.238.326.323.64916730598.276.085.221.00010.7914.321.330.76113.2924.07

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1990Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-Rel29000.0010100001.01000000001.009.00------0.00--
1991Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-Rel30003.0030300303.07710313003.3321.00--9.003.000.33--
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter002.2540400304.08710313002.7518.00--6.752.250.33--
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter002.2540400304.08710313002.7518.00--6.752.250.33--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings002.252200220001650220.044038555016555165002.7518.00--6.752.250.33--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Birmingham Barons SouAAdet21SS70--1151901440319305.9564.36------70100.049.0
1983Birmingham Barons SouAAdet22SS146--2384822788747720.9644.93------146100.0100.7
1983Birmingham Barons SouAAdet22OF104--2131242229225.9832.16------14671.271.7
1984Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet23SS77--1522701671438422.9635.48------77100.050.0
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet23SS39--4679418129125.9693.21------4390.724.1
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet232B5--107121817.9443.40------4311.63.1
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet23DH1---------------432.30.6
1985Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet24SS107--1793182274519497.9584.64------107100.075.9
1985Detroit TigersALMLBdet24SS12--1212122524.9602.00------1580.07.5
1985Detroit TigersALMLBdet242B1---------------156.70.6
1986Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet25SS111--2082911561514499.9714.50------11299.178.2
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet25SS10--1319153332.9703.20------1376.96.2
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet252B2--42--661.0003.00------1315.41.2
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet25DH1---------------137.70.6
1987Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26SS115--1903422481556532.9574.63------11798.382.1
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet26SS6--28-110101.0001.67------875.03.7
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet262B1---------------812.50.6
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet263B1---------------812.50.6
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin27SS118--1943392180554533.9624.52------12197.583.1
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin273B1---1-1111.0001.00------1210.80.7
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27SS9--56-311111.0001.22------1181.85.6
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin273B1---1--111.0001.00------119.10.6
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin272B1---------------119.10.6
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin28SS79--1342951372442429.9715.43------8494.054.9
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin28OF3--4---441.0001.33------843.62.1
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin281B1--5---551.0005.00------841.20.7
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin282B25--2232145554.9822.16------4358.115.4
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28SS19--2031155251.9812.68------4344.211.7
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28DH1---------------432.30.6
1990Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin29SS43--68126434198194.9804.51------9147.330.9
1990Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin29OF18--254--29291.0001.61------9119.812.9
1990Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin293B17--1217113029.9671.71------9118.712.2
1990Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin292B13--2237-459591.0004.54------9114.39.4
1990Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin291B2--14---14141.0007.00------912.21.4
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin292B3--12--331.0001.00------3100.01.9
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou303B34--2155347976.9622.24------7346.624.3
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou30SS24--22483117370.9592.92------7332.917.1
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou302B9--1114132625.9622.78------7312.36.4
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou30P3--1-1-21.5000.33------734.12.1
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou30OF1--1---111.0001.00------731.40.7
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou301B1--1---111.0001.00------731.40.7
MLB Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS95--98155734260253.9732.66------950.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 7 season(s)-   2B38--3743268280.9762.11------380.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH3---------------30.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B2---1--111.0000.50------20.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 8 season(s)-   SS674--1147202911848432943176.9644.71------6740.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B52--337346110106.9642.04------520.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B22--3351178584.9883.82------220.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF22--304--34341.0001.55------220.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B4--20---20201.0005.00------40.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P3--1-1-21.5000.33------30.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS216--3536724112810661025.9624.75------2160.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF104--2131242229225.9832.16------1040.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Birmingham Barons SouAAdet21----70------
1983Birmingham Barons SouAAdet22----146----104-
1984Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet23----77------
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet23---539-----1
1985Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet24----107------
1985Detroit TigersALMLBdet24---112------
1986Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet25----111------
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet25---210-----1
1987Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26----115------
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet26---161-----
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin27----1181-----
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27---191-----
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin28--1-79----3-
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28---2519-----1
1990Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin29--2134317---18-
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29---3-------
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou303-192434---1-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle40Scout1629171.562--1Charlie ManuelLost in 1st Round (Mariners)
* 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
1990-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-02-24TradeTraded by Tigers to Twins for Julius McDougal. 
* 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
1985Detroit TigersTeam Payroll2460,000-51623-370,78060,00060,000
1986Detroit TigersTeam Payroll2560,000-61428-386,34760,000120,000
1987Detroit TigersTeam Payroll2660,000-59528-344,90660,000180,000
1988Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2762,500-60428-392,10762,500242,500
1989Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2862,500-69130-429,80262,500305,000
1990Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll29115,000-5722319515,727100,000420,000
* 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