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Tim BirtsasTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1982-1990 MLB Years: 1985-1990
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PositionsP-244Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTimothy Dean Birtsas
Height6-7Weight240BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateSeptember 5,1960 [58.047]PlacePontiac,Michigan
High SchoolClarkston (Clarkston,MI)
CollegeMichigan State University (East Lansing,MI)

DraftedSelected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (36th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1984-NYA-#6 ... 1985-NYA-#3
MLB DebutMay 3,1985 [24.240]
OrganizationsCIN [3] NYA [3] OAK [3] Awards0
TBC Player ID8834Retrosheet IDbirtt001MLBAM ID111013
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts77Walks27Hittable61SO/BB51vsPower61Hitting.605Durability49Team.517Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1982Oneonta YankeesNYPLA-nya-S/R21113.86651001116.019137217244002.2010.471.109.3713.221.41.500-
1983Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-ST221282.36232219300167.2120574408816015001.246.44--4.728.591.82.600-
1984Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-ST23513.5911101000057.2512323037622001.537.96--5.779.681.68.833-
1985Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-ST24223.04440100026.221109314250001.317.091.014.728.441.79.500-
1985Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak48ST241064.01292542040141.012472631891946001.527.901.155.795.991.03.6254.94
1986Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-S/R25375.0719154211092.0945952671758001.799.160.586.927.311.06.300-
1986Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak48Rel250022.5020200202.02551410003.009.004.5018.004.500.25-14.27
1987Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-ST265103.61171703000114.21095446853753001.418.560.634.165.891.42.333-
1987Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-ST26723.1210100210066.0462623154503001.516.240.147.336.780.93.778-
1987Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST012123.43272705100180.1155806991071256001.457.710.455.326.221.17.500-
1988Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-ST27133.08880100049.2332017421482001.095.980.723.818.702.29.250-
1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin48Rel27134.2036432008064.0613430624380301.328.530.843.365.321.58.2503.92
1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin48Rel28223.75421410012169.2683329527573301.368.780.653.497.362.11.5003.22
1990Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-S/R29244.37853222035.0332117016343001.408.49--4.118.742.13.333-
1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin48Rel29133.8629029008051.0692422724414001.8112.101.234.217.191.71.2504.39
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter14144.081383010820341327.23241681493717023113601.508.871.014.666.331.36.5001.61
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter38383.42106961020741623.15262832382437155340001.437.560.345.337.951.49.500-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter15183.93494278430268.02271361181417623216001.497.570.475.877.731.32.455-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5103.61171703000114.21095446853753001.418.560.634.165.891.42.333-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1792.68343229300224.01718067012522217001.316.83--4.998.871.78.654-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter113.86651001116.019137217244002.2010.471.109.3713.221.41.500-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter483.93107510200281184.0198918118751367601.479.620.873.646.601.81.333-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1064.27312562060143.012677681995956001.547.911.195.975.971.00.625-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings994.0892207210231220.0217112100251141559401.508.871.014.666.331.36.5001.61
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13133.42373437210220.01859984813019414001.437.560.345.337.951.49.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1988Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-p27815110000000604000.067.067.067.1341019.111.000.000.0600.0031.580.000.000.000.00
1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin48p273610000000000200000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin48p28424110011000100000.250.2501.0001.250414.000.750.750.5440.0025.000.0025.004.00100.00
1990Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-p2985000000000100000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin48p29294000000000003000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10718110011000303000.056.056.222.2784121.000.166.167.0000.0014.290.004.7618.00100.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1620110000000704000.050.050.050.1001024.077.000.000.0000.0029.170.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1620110000000704000.050.050.050.1001024.077.000.000.0000.0029.170.000.000.000.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10718110011000303000.056.056.222.2784121.000.166.167.0000.0014.290.004.7618.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16227220022000505000.056.056.222.2786232.000.166.167.0000.0014.290.004.7618.00100.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1622031010000000071041000.050.050.050.100100243.077.000.000.0000.0029.170.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Oneonta Yankees NYPLA-nya21P6----1-1---------6100.07.9
1983Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya22P23--6245-3530.8571.30------23100.017.6
1984Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya23P11--29111211.9171.00------11100.07.7
1985Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak24P4--15--661.0001.50------4100.02.8
1985Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24P29-141-11111211.9170.380.08-----29100.017.9
1986Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak25P19--217--19191.0001.00------19100.013.2
1986Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25P2-2-------------2100.01.2
1987Huntsville Stars SouAAoak26P17--6121-1918.9471.06------17100.011.8
1987Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak26P10--19111110.9091.00------10100.07.0
1988Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin27P8--39111312.9231.50------8100.05.6
1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27P36-64282-1210.8330.280.16-----36100.022.4
1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28P42-69-91-109.9000.210.13-----42100.025.9
1990Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin29P8--133174.5710.50------8100.05.4
1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29P29-5138--11111.0000.380.22-----29100.017.9
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P138-327536414541.9110.300.13-----1380.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P49--843535651.9111.04------490.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P17--6121-1918.9471.06------170.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P34--833614741.8721.21------340.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6----1-1---------60.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Oneonta Yankees NYPLA-nya216----------
1983Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya2223----------
1984Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya2311----------
1985Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak244----------
1985Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2429----------
1986Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak2519----------
1986Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak252----------
1987Huntsville Stars SouAAoak2617----------
1987Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak2610----------
1988Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin278----------
1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2736----------
1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2842----------
1990Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin298----------
1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2929----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1990-12-11Released by Reds. 
1987-12-08TradeTraded by Athletics with Jose Rijo to Reds for Dave Parker. 
1984-12-05TradeTraded by Yankees with Eric Plunk, Jose Rijo, Jay Howell and Stan Javier to Athletics for Bert Bradley, Rickey Henderson 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
1985Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll2460,000-51623-370,78060,00060,000
1986Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll2560,000-61433-386,34760,000120,000
1988Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll2762,500-60431-392,10762,500182,500
1989Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll2885,000-5352134429,80262,500267,500
1990Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll29120,500-5552321515,727100,000388,000
* 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