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Floyd BannisterTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1975-1992 MLB Years: 1977-1992
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Played in Japan
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-438Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFloyd Franklin Bannister
Height6-1Weight203BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJune 10,1955 [63.037]PlacePierre,South Dakota
High SchoolJohn F. Kennedy Memorial (Burien,WA)
CollegeArizona State University (Tempe,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (71st overall) of the 1973 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$100,000Signing ScoutsJohn Miller
MLB DebutApril 19,1977 [21.314]
OrganizationsCHA [5] SEA [4] HOU [3] KCA [2] CAL [1] TEX [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID8449Retrosheet IDbannf001MLBAM ID110540
RelationshipsFather of Brian Bannister, Father of Brett Bannister, Father of Cory Bannister
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Player Notes:   Member of the 1975 United States National Baseball team ... Opening day starter for Seattle Mariners in 1982
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts71Walks54Hittable49SO/BB71vsPower49Hitting6Durability73Team.481Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1975Arizona StateCollegeNCAASoST201541.662121011100157.011749290422170001.016.69--2.4012.415.17.789-
1976Arizona StateCollegeNCAAJrST211921.452522317400186.012438300662130001.026.00--3.1910.313.23.905-
1976nullRk--S/R21000.00321000113.030002270000.382.08--1.3818.6913.50--
1976nullAA--ST21101.50330110024.01644014200001.256.00--5.257.501.431.000-
1976nullAAA--ST21101.5011000006.07110360001.6710.50--4.509.002.001.000-
1976Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0201.05761110143.02655019530001.055.44--3.9811.092.791.000-
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38ST22894.04242314100142.2138706411681126241.448.710.694.297.071.65.4713.68
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38S/R23394.812816122230110.012059591363947211.669.791.065.147.671.49.2504.15
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea38ST2410154.05303006200182.0185928225681151041.399.131.233.365.681.69.4004.44
1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea38ST259133.47323208000217.2200968424661557021.228.270.992.736.412.35.4093.70
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea19ST26994.45212015200121.012862601439857131.389.491.042.896.302.18.5003.74
1982Seattle MarinersALMLBsea19ST2712133.43353505300247.02251129432772096031.228.201.172.817.622.71.4803.68
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24ST2816103.35343405200217.0191888119711938121.217.910.792.947.992.72.6153.12
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24ST2914114.83343314000218.0211127117308015210061.338.711.243.306.281.90.5604.35
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24ST3010144.87343404100210.22111211143010019811041.489.011.284.278.461.98.4174.14
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha19ST3110143.54282716100165.016281651748925021.278.820.932.615.011.92.4173.90
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha19,24ST3216113.583434011200228.22161009138491245101.168.501.501.934.882.53.5934.59
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca19ST3312134.33313102000189.01821029122681136251.328.651.053.235.371.66.4804.24
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca19ST34414.6614140000075.0874039818351011.3910.390.962.154.181.94.8003.97
1990nullIntl--ST35324.04990000049.0522522022310001.519.55--4.045.691.41.600-
1991Palm Springs AngelsCalifA+cal-S/R36036.59752001128.232242119271001.4310.050.312.838.483.00.000-
1991California AngelsALMLBcal23Rel36003.9616016002025.0251211510161001.409.001.803.605.761.60-5.38
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex17Rel37116.3236036008037.0392726321303031.629.490.735.117.301.43.5004.16
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1341434.064313636862161302384.02320118910782918461723849401.338.741.103.196.492.04.4841.25
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter233.2714113111271.2582926128801001.207.280.133.5210.052.86.400-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101.5011000006.07110360001.6710.50--4.509.002.001.000-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101.50330110024.01644014200001.256.00--5.257.501.431.000-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter036.59752001128.232242119271001.4310.050.312.838.483.00.000-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.00321000113.030002270000.382.08--1.3818.6913.50--
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter324.04990000049.0522522022310001.519.55--4.045.691.41.600-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3461.554643328500343.0241875901084300001.026.32--2.8311.273.98.850-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter66604.051641622306001038.0991517468134348759392141.298.581.163.016.572.18.524-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter40503.75118117124700767.073836232095250564211121.298.641.112.936.612.26.444-
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11184.385239136330252.12581291232413120613451.549.180.854.667.331.57.379-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16144.42454502000264.226914213030861487261.349.151.022.925.031.72.533-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter116.3236036008037.0392726321303031.629.490.735.117.301.43.500-
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter003.9616016002025.0251211510161001.409.001.803.605.761.60--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12134.06403376110220.02141109927781598141.338.741.103.196.492.04.4801.25
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings693.27433493336220.017889803862463001.207.280.133.5210.052.86.400-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38p2224484900010011406001.188.204.188.3929055.265.000.021.1801.8225.4514.000.000.000.00
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38p2328312510000011205000.161.188.194.3826137.263.033.065.1772.7032.4312.000.000.0020.00
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24p29341000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter8680614100100226011001.175.195.188.38315193.259.013.038.0002.1527.9613.000.000.007.14
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5279614100100226011001.177.198.190.38815192.264.013.038.0002.1728.2613.000.000.007.14
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter341000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621511126200200449021002.175.195.188.383282175.259.013.038.0002.1527.9613.000.000.007.14

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22P24-142614-120201.0000.830.14-----24100.014.8
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23P28-11016-2771.0000.250.06-----28100.017.3
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24P30-1821015--25251.0000.830.14-----30100.018.5
1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25P32-2171226123938.9741.190.18-----32100.019.8
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26P21-121615-121211.0001.000.17-----21100.019.3
1982Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27P35-247830214038.9501.090.15-----35100.021.6
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28P34-2178232-3331.9390.910.14-----34100.021.0
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29P34-2183231-2726.9630.760.12-----34100.021.0
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30P34-2104221-2726.9630.760.12-----34100.021.0
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31P28-165322112625.9620.890.15-----28100.017.3
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32P34-22810221-3332.9700.940.14-----34100.021.0
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca33P31-189825113433.9711.060.17-----31100.019.3
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34P14-75315-318181.0001.290.24-----14100.08.6
1991Palm Springs Angels CalifA+cal36P7--16--771.0001.00------7100.05.1
1991California AngelsALMLBcal36P16-25-1--111.0000.060.04-----16100.09.9
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex37P36-3745--991.0000.250.24-----36100.022.2
MLB Totals for P - 15 season(s)-   P431-2383862641012360350.9720.810.15-----4310.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--16--771.0001.00------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2224----------
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2328----------
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2430----------
1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2532----------
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2621----------
1982Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2735----------
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2834----------
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2934----------
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3034----------
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3128----------
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3234----------
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3331----------
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3414----------
1991Palm Springs Angels CalifA+cal367----------
1991California AngelsALMLBcal3616----------
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex3736----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1983Chicago White SoxChamp. SeriesMLB28014.501006.0531501.007.500.001.507.505.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs014.5010100006.0503015001.007.500.001.507.505.000.00.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1992-08-13Released by Rangers. 
1992-04-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1991-08-29Released by Angels. 
1990-12-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1989-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-12-10TradeTraded by White Sox with Dave Cochrane to Royals for Greg Hibbard, Chuck Mount, Melido Perez and John Davis. 
1982-12-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1982-11-10Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1978-12-08TradeTraded by Astros to Mariners for Craig Reynolds. 
* 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
1976Houston Astros-21100,000-------100,000Signing Bonus out of 1976 Draft (1st round - 1st overall)
1985Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll30811,250-78488++370,78060,000911,250
1986Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll31930,000-74690++386,34760,0001,841,250
1987Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll32930,000-70291++344,90660,0002,771,250
1988Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll33900,000-89688++392,10762,5003,671,250
1989Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll34900,000-129885++429,80262,5004,571,250
1991California AngelsTeam Payroll36250,000-4242440742,231100,0004,821,250
1992Texas RangersTeam Payroll37225,000-4771841962,245109,0005,046,250
* 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