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Tim BelcherTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1984-2000 MLB Years: 1987-2000
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
World Series Champion

PositionsP-494Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTimothy Wayne Belcher
Height6-3Weight225BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 19,1961 [56.301]PlaceMount Gilead,Ohio
High SchoolHighland (Sparta,OH)
CollegeMount Vernon Nazarene University (Mount Vernon,OH)

DraftedSelected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1984 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1985-OAK-#2 ... 1986-OAK-#7 ... 1987-OAK-#5 ... 1988-LAN-#3
MLB DebutSeptember 6,1987 [25.322]
OrganizationsLAN [5] OAK [4] CIN [3] KCA [3] ANA [2] CHA [1] DET [1] SEA [1] Awards2Awards Voting2-39
TBC Player ID8673Retrosheet IDbelct001MLBAM ID110809
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Player Notes:   First player ever drafted out of Mount Vernon Nazarene University in 1983 ... Member of the 1983 United States National Baseball team ... Topps All-Star Rookie (RHP) in 1988 ... Opening Day Starter for Los Angeles Dodgers in 1989,1991, Kansas City Royals in 1998 and Anaheim Angels in 1999
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts46Walks54Hittable57SO/BB49vsPower57Hitting15Durability75Team.503Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1984Madison MuskiesMidwAoak-ST22943.5716160310098.08045396481116001.307.320.554.3910.162.31.692-
1984Albany/Colonie A'sEastAAoak-ST22343.3310100200054.0373020241402001.446.170.336.836.670.98.429-
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01283.49262605100152.011775598891518001.356.910.475.268.921.70.6003.22
1985Huntsville StarsSouAAoak31ST2311104.69292633110149.2145997812999011001.638.720.725.955.410.91.524-
1986Huntsville StarsSouAAoak31ST24256.57990000037.0502827322253001.9512.160.735.356.081.14.286-
1987Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-ST259114.42292812100163.0143898081331368001.697.900.447.347.511.02.450-
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49S/R25422.38651001034.03011927230101.097.940.531.856.093.29.6672.90
1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49ST261262.91362794154179.214365588511524021.087.160.402.557.612.98.6672.54
1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49ST2715122.823930910861230.0182817220802007271.147.120.783.137.832.50.5563.29
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49ST28994.00242405200153.0136766817481026121.208.001.002.826.002.13.5003.90
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49ST291092.62333302100209.0189766110751567021.268.130.433.226.712.08.5263.09
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31ST3015143.91353412110227.22011049917801493131.237.950.673.165.891.86.5173.54
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31ST31964.47222204200137.0134726811471016071.328.800.723.096.642.15.6003.74
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36ST31354.4012111110071.2643635827340001.278.041.003.394.271.26.3754.62
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet41ST327155.89252503000162.01921241062178766141.6710.671.174.334.220.97.3185.40
1995Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-ST33001.80220000010.06222180000.705.401.800.907.208.00--
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea31ST3310124.52282801000179.0188101901988966051.549.430.954.424.821.09.4554.97
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41ST3415113.92353504100238.226211710428681137061.389.881.062.564.261.66.5774.68
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41ST3513125.02323203100213.024212811931701137151.4610.211.312.954.771.61.5204.99
1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41ST3614144.27343402000234.024712711137731306171.379.501.422.815.001.78.5005.11
1999Anaheim AngelsALMLBana41ST37686.73242400000132.0168104992746527151.6211.431.843.133.541.13.4296.16
2000Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+ana-ST38103.21330000014.065512160000.573.860.641.2910.298.001.000-
2000Erie SeawolvesEastAAcal-ST38100.0011000007.04000060000.575.14----7.710.001.000-
2000Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAana-ST38113.86330000014.012762760001.367.711.294.503.860.86.500-
2000Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--ST0312.83770000035.022121139280000.895.660.772.317.203.11.7503.42
2000Anaheim AngelsALMLBana41ST38456.86990100040.2453131822221121.659.961.774.874.871.00.4446.38
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1461404.163943732142181352439.224231253113026486015197310571.348.930.973.175.601.77.5101.29
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter37354.2310298410310546.14833052573635343830001.537.950.595.817.211.24.514-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10124.24343312100187.01619888121411508001.617.750.586.797.221.06.455-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter17194.54494635110247.22361571251716216116001.618.580.625.895.850.99.472-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103.21330000014.065512160000.573.860.641.2910.298.001.000-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter943.5716160310098.08045396481116001.307.320.554.3910.162.31.692-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter50382.99138119192112125805.168030926857261633244131.177.590.642.917.072.43.568-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter42374.3810110109200685.175137233496211356202181.409.851.262.774.671.69.532-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter24204.12575616310364.23351761672812725091101.278.270.693.136.171.97.545-
Anaheim Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter10136.76333301000172.12131351303568748271.6211.081.823.543.851.09.435-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10124.52282801000179.0188101901988966051.549.430.954.424.821.09.455-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7155.89252503000162.01921241062178766141.6710.671.174.334.220.97.318-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter354.4012111110071.2643635827340001.278.041.003.394.271.26.375-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13134.16353414210220.021811310224771377151.348.930.973.175.601.77.5001.29
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15144.23413924100220.01941231031414217612001.537.950.595.817.211.24.517-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49p25610020001000400000.200.200.200.4002010.333.000.000.1790.0040.000.000.000.000.00
1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49p2636562420130002805000.071.071.161.2329361.111.090.089.1010.0045.900.001.6456.0075.00
1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49p27397037100600226110002.100.137.114.2518183.159.014.043.1222.4131.3313.000.000.0014.29
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49p2824435710010001529001.163.200.186.3868154.250.023.023.1830.0027.780.000.000.0014.29
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49p2933673820030002607001.119.119.149.26810274.195.030.030.1200.0035.140.000.000.0025.00
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31p3035763810140002807001.105.105.158.26312283.149.053.053.1180.0033.730.001.2076.0025.00
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31p31225021010070101513000.200.216.220.43611154.286.020.000.1990.0027.780.000.000.0010.00
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41p3526000000000100001.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41p3625110000000201000.200.200.200.400106.333.000.000.1800.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1999Anaheim AngelsALMLBana41p3725011000000200000.200.200.400.600215.333.200.200.2500.0040.000.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter201388194890225012147442006.124.137.162.2996311436.192.038.041.0000.4633.7273.500.46194.0022.92
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter13824613286011400299331004.114.131.150.281377282.185.036.045.0000.7135.1149.500.35246.0025.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter571265182011101043110001.143.150.183.333233137.207.040.032.0000.0031.390.000.73126.0016.67
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter411110000000301001.091.091.091.1821012.125.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Anaheim Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter25011000000200000.200.200.400.600215.333.200.200.0000.0040.000.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162313153970220012118334005.124.137.162.299519351.192.038.041.0000.4633.7273.500.46194.0022.92

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1984Madison Muskies MidwAoak22P16--7141-2221.9551.31------16100.011.6
1984Albany/Colonie A's EastAAoak22P10--5411109.9000.90------10100.07.2
1985Huntsville Stars SouAAoak23P29--913112322.9570.76------29100.020.1
1986Huntsville Stars SouAAoak24P9--37-210101.0001.11------9100.06.4
1987Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak25P29--1215313027.9000.93------29100.020.3
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25P6-3415--661.0001.000.18-----6100.03.7
1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26P36-1791419-233331.0000.920.18-----36100.022.4
1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27P39-2302118334239.9291.000.17-----39100.024.4
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28P24-1531111-122221.0000.920.14-----24100.014.8
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29P33-2091120223331.9390.940.15-----33100.020.4
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30P35-2272327125150.9801.430.22-----35100.021.6
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31P22-13713112-2624.9231.090.18-----22100.013.6
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31P12-7166-212121.0001.000.17-----12100.07.4
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet32P25-1621825454743.9151.720.27-----25100.021.7
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea33P28-1792216153938.9741.360.21-----28100.019.3
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34P35-2381932245351.9621.460.21-----35100.021.7
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca35P32-2132322-145451.0001.410.21-----32100.019.9
1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca36P34-2341817233735.9461.030.15-----34100.021.1
1999Anaheim AngelsALMLBana37P24-1321115212826.9291.080.20-----24100.014.8
2000Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+ana38P3--1---111.0000.33------3100.02.1
2000Erie Seawolves EastAAcal38P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2000Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAana38P3--1---111.0000.33------3100.02.1
2000Anaheim AngelsALMLBana38P9-4015--661.0000.670.15-----9100.05.6
MLB Totals for P - 14 season(s)-   P394-24382122491931480461.9601.170.19-----3940.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P32--1315313128.9030.88------320.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P49--1824244442.9550.86------490.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P3--1---111.0000.33------30.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P16--7141-2221.9551.31------160.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1984Madison Muskies MidwAoak2216----------
1984Albany/Colonie A's EastAAoak2210----------
1985Huntsville Stars SouAAoak2329----------
1986Huntsville Stars SouAAoak249----------
1987Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak2529----------
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan256----------
1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2636----------
1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2739----------
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2824----------
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2933----------
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3035----------
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3122----------
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3112----------
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet3225----------
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3328----------
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3435----------
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3532----------
1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3634----------
1999Anaheim AngelsALMLBana3724----------
2000Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+ana383----------
2000Erie Seawolves EastAAcal381----------
2000Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAana383----------
2000Anaheim AngelsALMLBana389----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1988Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB26204.1120015.112741601.067.040.002.359.394.000.001.000
1988Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB26106.232008.210661001.9510.380.006.2310.381.670.001.000
1993Chicago White SoxChamp. SeriesMLB31102.451003.2313101.877.360.007.362.450.330.001.000
1995Seattle MarinersDiv SeriesMLB33016.232004.1435002.208.310.0010.380.000.000.00.000
1995Seattle MarinersChamp. SeriesMLB33016.351005.2942102.1214.290.003.181.590.500.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs016.2320200004.3403050002.088.310.0010.380.000.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs314.38404000024.7240120918001.348.760.003.286.572.000.00.750
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs106.2320200008.710060610001.8510.380.006.2310.381.670.001.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1988Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB2628110000000300000.125.125.125.250108.200.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs28110000000300000.125.125.125.250108.200.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle48Pitching Coach1626993.42625.04Manny Acta
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle49Pitching Coach1628082.49415.02Manny Acta
2014Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle52Special Assistant1628577.5255.03Terry Francona
* 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

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1989National League Player of the Week (August 21-August 27) ... NL Pitcher of the Month (September)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2000-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
2000-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-12-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1998-10-26Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-01-31ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1995-10-31Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-05-15TradeTraded by Reds to Mariners for Roger Salkeld. 
1995-05-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1994-10-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-02-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1993-10-26Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-07-31TradeTraded by Reds to White Sox for Jeff Pierce and Johnny Ruffin. 
1991-11-27TradeTraded by Dodgers with John Wetteland to Reds for Kip Gross and Eric Davis. 
1987-09-03TradeTraded by Athletics to Dodgers for Rick Honeycutt. 
1984-02-08Selected by Athletics from Yankees in the player compensation pool draft. 
* 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
1987Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll2560,000-59534-344,90660,00060,000
1988Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll2678,000-5422623392,10762,500138,000
1989Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll27225,000-3842153429,80262,500363,000
1990Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll28450,000-3181655515,727100,000813,000
1991Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll29900,000-2221369++742,231100,0001,713,000
1992Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll302,100,000-156781++962,245109,0003,813,000
1993Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll313,825,000-44296++968,431109,0007,638,000
1993Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll313,825,000-44496++968,431109,0007,638,000
1994Detroit TigersTeam Payroll323,400,000-77292++957,101109,00011,038,000
1995Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll33580,000-3081266999,520109,00011,618,000
1996Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll341,400,000-208577++957,870109,00013,018,000
1997Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll352,300,000-170682++1,182,177150,00015,318,000
1998Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll362,300,000-189580++1,276,192170,00017,618,000
1999Anaheim AngelsTeam Payroll374,650,000-100590++1,454,491200,00022,268,000
2000Anaheim AngelsTeam Payroll384,600,000-120587++1,394,248200,00026,868,000
* 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