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Dale BerraTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1975-1988 MLB Years: 1977-1987
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Drafted
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsSS-782, 3B-353, 2B-67, OF-5, DH-4, 1B-2, P-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDale Anthony Berra
Height6-0Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 13,1956 [61.337]PlaceRidgewood,New Jersey
High SchoolMontclair (Montclair,NJ)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 1st round (20th overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$50,000Signing ScoutsHowie Haak
MLB DebutAugust 22,1977 [20.252]
OrganizationsPIT [10] HOU [2] NYA [2] BAL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID8762Retrosheet IDberrd001MLBAM ID110924
RelationshipsSon of Yogi Berra
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed48Power57Contact47XBH59RBIs54Runs39Hitting44Durability47Team.521Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1975Niagara FallsNYPLA--1867269366964349000000000.257.257.342.5999213269.248.085.086.2710.000.000.001.1289.6718.84
1976Charl. S.C.WcarA-19139527781572851689000000000.298.298.461.75924349527.276.163.163.3450.000.000.003.0432.9431.21
1977Columbus ClippersILAAApit-20125438681271871854125446727100.290.357.486.84321343492.308.196.313.3728.9413.621.523.6624.3333.86
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43b201740071003001800000.175.195.200.3958141.219.025.050.1802.4419.518.000.000.0014.29
1978Columbus ClippersILAAApit-ss219936158101185186393307331300.280.338.507.84518341398.304.227.327.3767.5418.342.434.5220.0640.59
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43b215613516282061431132020132.207.285.356.641488151.200.149.259.2878.6113.251.543.9722.5028.57
1979Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-ss2256210376813263221192943200.324.387.490.87710321238.350.166.262.3907.9812.181.532.5235.0030.88
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4ss-3b224412311265031500111702225.211.272.325.597408138.219.114.203.2647.9712.321.552.1741.0030.77
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43b-ss239324521548263120165214266.220.269.343.6128416268.254.123.196.2675.9719.403.252.2440.8329.63
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43b-ss24812322156120227111173432043.241.302.319.6217414254.276.078.194.2836.6913.392.000.79116.0025.00
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4ss251565296413925510616633834891215.263.306.386.69220440583.290.123.185.3005.6614.242.521.7252.9028.78
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4ss261615375113525110528561840721910.251.327.358.68519236607.281.107.225.30010.0513.841.381.6553.7026.67
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4ss2713645031100160952133478169811.222.273.318.59114325500.245.096.167.2626.8015.602.291.8050.0025.00
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya23b284810982551181172002002.229.276.321.597357118.273.092.156.2705.9316.952.860.85109.0028.00
1986Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-3b-2b29228282030192341300000.244.279.317.59626486.279.073.110.2704.6515.123.251.1682.0020.00
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya2ss-3b29421081025702130091412100.231.294.352.646389121.247.121.204.2917.4411.571.561.6554.0036.00
1987Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-3b3011638960105196959119617033560.270.369.419.78816334461.305.149.311.34513.2315.181.151.9543.2232.38
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4ss3019453830020081200130.178.296.244.54011354.235.066.244.23114.8122.221.500.000.0037.50
1988Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-ss-2b316916619304031300163102410.181.247.259.506437188.199.078.175.2328.5116.491.941.6055.3323.33
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter853255323660310994927832172104221233275754.236.294.344.6388771672835.263.108.195.0007.4114.892.011.7352.1027.69
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter69324423646771092974368362117428312161570.277.327.437.76410662122659.287.160.237.0006.5410.641.632.7833.0031.31
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter4871646250451752055230362117428312161570.274.345.444.7897311501863.299.170.285.0009.3415.191.632.9529.9333.26
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter139527781572851689000000000.298.298.461.75924349527.276.163.163.0000.000.000.003.0432.9431.21
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter67269366964349000000000.257.257.342.5999213269.248.085.086.0000.000.000.001.1289.6718.84
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter74422912155459484625531161863761129255452.238.295.346.6417931482542.263.108.196.0007.3214.792.021.8149.8027.16
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter90217185012132111163414102.230.285.336.6217316239.260.106.180.0006.6914.232.131.2672.3332.00
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter19453830020081200130.178.296.244.54011354.235.066.244.00014.8122.221.500.000.0037.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games162485451152129536340802651110.236.294.344.63816732538.263.108.195.0007.4114.892.011.7352.1027.69
Average Minor - Per 162 games16257185158257178685416634420.277.327.437.76424950622.287.160.237.0006.5410.641.632.7833.0031.31

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1987Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-Rel3000135.0010100100.045502010018.00108.00--54.00--0.00--
1988Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-Rel31004.5010100102.03210100002.0013.50--4.50--0.00--
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter0023.1420200202.07760301004.2927.00--11.57--0.00--
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter0023.1420200202.07760301004.2927.00--11.57--0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings0023.141890189001890220.06606605660283094004.2927.00--11.57--0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit203B14--1422113736.9732.57------1782.48.6
1978Columbus Clippers ILAAApit21SS97--1412782243441419.9504.32------9998.069.8
1978Columbus Clippers ILAAApit213B2--12--331.0001.50------992.01.4
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit213B55--28801111119108.9081.96------5698.234.2
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit21SS2--34--771.0003.50------563.61.2
1979Portland Beavers PCLAAApit22SS47--67156832231223.9654.74------5683.932.0
1979Portland Beavers PCLAAApit223B1--12--331.0003.00------561.80.7
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22SS22--25535118378.9403.55------4450.013.6
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit223B22--1833735851.8792.32------4450.013.6
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit233B48--2369379592.9681.92------9351.629.6
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23SS45--5998816165157.9523.49------9348.427.8
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit232B4--64--10101.0002.50------934.32.5
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit243B42--2162268583.9761.98------8151.941.2
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24SS30--4262612110104.9453.47------8137.029.4
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit242B18--2643-969691.0003.83------8122.217.6
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25SS153--2384983077766736.9614.81------15698.194.4
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit253B6--37--10101.0001.67------1563.83.7
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26SS161--28650530103821791.9634.91------161100.099.4
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27SS135--1864493065665635.9554.70------13699.383.3
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit273B1---------------1360.70.6
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya283B41--2068899688.9172.15------4885.425.5
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya28SS6--261-98.8891.33------4812.53.7
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou293B9--692-1715.8821.67------2240.96.3
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou292B8--1032134342.9775.25------2236.45.6
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou29OF5--9-1-109.9001.80------2222.73.5
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou29SS1---4--441.0004.00------224.50.7
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya29SS19--2940287169.9723.63------4245.211.7
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya293B18--1127234038.9502.11------4242.911.1
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya29DH4---------------429.52.5
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou303B86--471792514251226.9002.63------11674.160.6
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou30SS19--3242577974.9373.89------11616.413.4
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou302B14--25423137067.9574.79------11612.19.9
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou30P1---1--111.0001.00------1160.90.7
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30SS18--1339245452.9632.89------1994.711.1
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou302B3--11--221.0000.67------1915.81.9
1988Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal31SS27--31622129593.9793.44------6939.119.1
1988Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal312B20--2347837870.8973.50------6929.014.2
1988Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal313B8--419152423.9582.88------6911.65.7
1988Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal311B2--183--21211.00010.50------692.91.4
MLB Totals for SS - 10 season(s)-   SS591--883175411429627512637.9594.46------5910.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 9 season(s)-   3B247--1383683440540506.9372.05------2470.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B25--3348-981811.0003.24------250.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH4---------------40.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS191--2715423794850813.9564.26------1910.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B106--592112819298270.9062.55------1060.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B42--581211219191179.9374.26------420.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF5--9-1-109.9001.80------50.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--183--21211.00010.50------20.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit20-----14-----
1978Columbus Clippers ILAAApit21----972-----
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit21----255-----
1979Portland Beavers PCLAAApit22----471-----
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22----2222-----
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23---44548-----
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24---183042-----
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25----1536-----
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26----161------
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27----1351-----
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya28----641-----
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou29---819---5-
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya29----1918----4
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou301--141986-----
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30---318------
1988Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal31--220278-----

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-10-13Released by Astros. 
1986-08-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1986-07-27Released by Yankees. 
1984-12-20TradeTraded by Pirates with Jay Buhner and Alfonso Pulido to Yankees for Tim Foli, Steve Kemp and Cash. 
* 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
1975Pittsburgh Pirates-1850,000-------50,000Signing Bonus out of 1975 Draft (1st round - 20th overall)
1985New York YankeesTeam Payroll28477,500-2281563++370,78060,000527,500
1986New York YankeesTeam Payroll29557,500-2151670++386,34760,0001,085,000
1987Houston AstrosTeam Payroll30657,500-156978++344,90660,0001,742,500
* 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