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Tom CandiottiTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1999 MLB Years: 1983-1999
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PositionsP-577Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameThomas Caesar Candiotti
Height6-2Weight221BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 31,1957 [60.350]PlaceWalnut Creek,California
High SchoolConcord (Concord,CA)
CollegeSt. Mary's College of California (Moraga,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1980 by the Kansas City Royals.
MLB DebutAugust 8,1983 [25.342]
OrganizationsCLE [7] LAN [6] MIL [4] OAK [2] KCA [1] TOR [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID9605Retrosheet IDcandt001MLBAM ID111954
RelationshipsBrother-in-law of Brad Wellman, Father of Casey Candiotti
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Player Notes:   Knuckleball pitcher ... Opening day starter for Cleveland Indians in 1987-1988 and Oakland Athletics in 1998
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts48Walks77Hittable51SO/BB70vsPower51Hitting8Durability77Team.501Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1979Victoria MusselsNwstA---S/R21512.441293300170.0632319116662001.138.100.132.068.494.13.833-
1980Fort Myers RoyalsFSLA+kca-S/R22322.25752300044.032161109311000.936.55--1.846.343.44.600-
1980Jacksonville SunsSouAAkca-ST22782.77171708200117.0984536640937001.187.540.463.087.152.33.467-
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST010102.632422211200161.013061476491248001.117.270.342.746.932.53.5002.61
1981El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-S/R23762.80211476170119.01375137827686001.3810.360.612.045.142.52.538-
1983El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-Rel25102.92707003224.22310817180001.228.390.362.556.572.571.000-
1983Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAmil-ST25642.8115141521099.0873531616611001.047.880.541.455.533.81.600-
1983Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0742.83221485242123.11104539723791001.077.980.511.675.733.43.6362.77
1983Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil49S/R25443.231082211055.2622120416210021.4010.020.652.593.401.31.5003.90
1984Beloit BrewersMidwAmil-ST26012.70220000010.0125315121001.7010.800.904.5010.802.40.000-
1984Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAmil-ST26842.8915150400096.2963631422533001.228.940.372.054.932.41.667-
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0852.87171704000106.21084134527654001.279.110.422.285.482.41.6152.92
1984Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil49S/R26225.29862000032.0382119510231001.4810.581.392.786.402.30.5004.28
1985El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-ST27102.76440110029.02911927160001.238.900.612.154.912.291.000-
1985Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAmil-ST279133.94242405100150.217883661436975001.4210.630.842.155.792.69.409-
1985Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST010133.75282806200179.1207947516431135001.3910.350.802.155.652.63.4353.30
1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle49ST2816123.573634217310252.02341121001810616712481.358.350.643.785.961.58.5713.73
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle49ST297184.78323207200201.2193132107289311113241.428.611.254.154.951.19.2805.02
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle49ST301483.283131011100216.2225867915531375761.289.350.622.205.692.58.6363.22
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle49ST3113103.10313104000206.0188807110551244841.188.210.442.405.422.25.5653.05
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle49ST3215113.65312923110202.0207928223551289361.309.221.022.455.702.33.5773.93
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle49ST33762.24151503000108.0883527628866021.077.310.502.337.143.07.5382.82
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor49ST33672.98191903000129.21144743645815001.237.910.423.125.621.80.4623.25
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49ST3411153.00323026210203.2177786813631529231.187.820.572.786.722.41.4233.09
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49ST358103.12333212000213.2192867412711556061.238.090.512.996.532.18.4443.35
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49ST36774.12232215000153.014977709541029051.338.760.533.186.001.89.5003.72
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49ST377143.50303001100190.0187937418581417091.298.840.852.746.672.43.3333.91
1996San Bernardino StampedeCalifA+lan-ST38015.0022000009.0116504101101.6711.00--4.0010.002.50.000-
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49ST389114.49282711000152.017291761843793131.4110.161.062.544.671.84.4504.58
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49S/R391073.604118230060135.0128605421408940111.248.531.402.675.932.23.5884.95
1998Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak49ST4011164.84333303000201.022212410830639814091.429.941.342.824.391.56.4075.18
1999Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak49ST41356.3511110000056.26746401123309021.5910.641.753.654.761.30.3755.92
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle49S/R411111.05725001014.219181837114001.7711.661.844.306.751.57.5005.72
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter1511643.734514104168111102720.0266212991130250883173512027801.308.790.832.925.731.96.4790.98
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter47402.9912610620357113767.27663212564318952527101.248.960.502.216.142.78.540-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter23213.325453114310345.236115412824742119001.259.370.621.925.482.85.523-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter16142.79493514154102289.128711790178119513001.278.910.532.516.052.41.533-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter332.72972300053.0432216013412101.067.30--2.216.963.15.500-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter012.70220000010.0125315121001.7010.800.904.5010.802.40.000-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter512.441293300170.0632319116662001.138.100.132.068.494.13.833-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter52643.5718715928153701046.0100548541691329718383371.278.630.782.836.172.18.448-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter73663.621831749457301199.211545554841033977645324301.298.640.772.975.721.92.525-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14215.17444403000257.22891701484186128230111.4610.091.433.004.471.49.400-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter672.98191903000129.21144743645815001.237.910.423.125.621.80.462-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter663.9918144211087.11004239926441021.4310.230.922.664.501.69.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12133.73363335110220.021510591207114010261.308.790.832.925.731.96.4800.98
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13112.993630610231220.0219927312541508001.248.960.502.216.142.78.542-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49p3432563610010019012005.107.123.125.2487169.128.018.036.1151.4513.049.000.000.0016.67
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49p3533601820020011309002.133.148.167.31510270.170.034.050.1431.4318.5713.000.000.0025.00
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49p362350271003001907000.140.157.160.3178158.171.020.040.1441.7215.529.000.000.0014.29
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49p3730552600020031605001.109.155.109.2646063.154.000.055.1314.7625.405.330.000.000.00
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49p3828453400020001419101.089.106.089.1954056.125.000.000.0930.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan49p3941320300020011009001.094.121.094.2153042.136.000.031.1032.3823.8110.000.000.000.00
1998Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak49p40110110000000010001.0001.0002.0003.0002121.0001.0001.0001.2570.000.000.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter188299113550012007711521010.117.140.134.274405360.153.017.040.0001.9419.7210.140.000.0014.29
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter187298113440012007711511010.114.137.128.265384358.149.014.037.0001.9619.8310.140.000.0011.76
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter110110000000010001.0001.0002.0003.0002121.0001.0001.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622589304001000661145109.117.140.134.274344310.153.017.040.0001.9419.7210.140.000.0014.29

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Victoria Mussels NwstA--21P12--38--11111.0000.92------12100.016.7
1980Fort Myers Royals FSLA+kca22P7--1101-1211.9171.57------7100.05.1
1980Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca22P17--821123029.9671.71------17100.011.8
1981El Paso Diablos TexAAmil23P21--1626--42421.0002.00------21100.031.8
1983El Paso Diablos TexAAmil25P7--22--441.0000.57------7100.05.1
1983Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil25P15--1120143231.9692.07------15100.010.7
1983Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil25P10-5545-1991.0000.900.16-----10100.06.2
1984Beloit Brewers MidwAmil26P2--22--441.0002.00------2100.01.4
1984Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil26P15--5181-2423.9581.53------15100.010.6
1984Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil26P8-3231--441.0000.500.13-----8100.05.0
1985El Paso Diablos TexAAmil27P4--17-1881.0002.00------4100.02.9
1985Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil27P24--1833145251.9812.13------24100.016.8
1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28P36-2522741377168.9581.890.27-----36100.022.2
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29P32-2011729114746.9791.440.23-----32100.019.8
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30P31-2161736125453.9811.710.25-----31100.019.1
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31P31-2062841117069.9862.230.33-----31100.019.1
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32P31-2022237216159.9671.900.29-----31100.019.1
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor33P19-1291018112928.9661.470.22-----19100.011.7
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33P15-108910--19191.0001.270.18-----15100.09.3
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34P32-2031632134948.9801.500.24-----32100.019.8
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35P33-2131030334340.9301.210.19-----33100.020.4
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36P23-1531422-136361.0001.570.24-----23100.020.2
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan37P30-19015241-4039.9751.300.21-----30100.020.8
1996San Bernardino Stampede CalifA+lan38P2--11--221.0001.00------2100.01.4
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan38P28-1521436145150.9801.790.33-----28100.017.3
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan39P41-135724123231.9690.760.23-----41100.025.3
1998Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak40P33-2011639125655.9821.670.27-----33100.020.4
1999Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak41P11-56171198.8890.730.14-----11100.06.8
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle41P7-14-5--551.0000.710.36-----7100.04.3
MLB Totals for P - 16 season(s)-   P451-27182304371830685667.9741.480.25-----4510.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P54--347138108105.9721.94------540.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P49--2756138483.9881.69------490.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P9--2111-1413.9291.44------90.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2--22--441.0002.00------20.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--38--11111.0000.92------120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Victoria Mussels NwstA--2112----------
1980Fort Myers Royals FSLA+kca227----------
1980Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca2217----------
1981El Paso Diablos TexAAmil2321----------
1983El Paso Diablos TexAAmil257----------
1983Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil2515----------
1983Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2510----------
1984Beloit Brewers MidwAmil262----------
1984Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil2615----------
1984Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil268----------
1985El Paso Diablos TexAAmil274----------
1985Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil2724----------
1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2836----------
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2932----------
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3031----------
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3131----------
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3231----------
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3319----------
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3315----------
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3432----------
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3533----------
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3623----------
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3730----------
1996San Bernardino Stampede CalifA+lan382----------
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3828----------
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3941----------
1998Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak4033----------
1999Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak4111----------
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle417----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1991Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB33018.222007.21772502.6419.960.002.355.872.500.00.000
1996Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB38000.001002.0000100.000.000.000.004.5000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0010100002.0000001000.000.000.000.004.5000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs018.2220200007.71707025002.4819.960.002.355.872.500.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2005Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor47Broadcaster1628082.49415.03John Gibbons-
2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor48Broadcaster1628775.53710.02John Gibbons
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari48Broadcaster1627686.46912.04Bob Melvin
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari49Broadcaster1629072.556--1Bob MelvinLost in NLCS (Colorado)
2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari50Broadcaster1628280.5062.02Bob Melvin
2009Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari51Broadcaster1627092.43225.05Bob Melvin,A.J. Hinch
2010Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari52Broadcaster1626597.40127.05Kirk Gibson,A.J. Hinch
2011Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari53Broadcaster1629468.580--1Kirk GibsonLost in 1st Round (Diamondbacks)
2012Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari54Broadcaster1628181.50013.04Kirk Gibson
2013Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari55Broadcaster1628181.50011.02Kirk Gibson
2014Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari56Broadcaster1626498.39530.05Kirk Gibson,Alan Trammell
2015Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari57Broadcaster1627983.48813.03Chip Hale
2016Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari58Broadcaster1626993.42622.04Chip Hale
2017Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari59Broadcaster1629369.57411.02Torey LovulloLost in 1st Round (Dodgers)
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari60Broadcaster1216655.545--1Torey Lovullo
* 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
1987American League Player of the Week (August 3-August 9)1
1992National League Player of the Week (April 13-April 19)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2000-01-24ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1999-08-02Released by Indians. 
1999-06-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1999-06-16Released by Athletics. 
1997-12-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1997-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-12-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1995-11-03Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-12-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1991-11-07Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-06-27TradeTraded by Indians with Turner Ward to Blue Jays for Mark Whiten, Glenallen Hill, Denis Boucher and Cash. 
1985-12-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1985-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1980-01-05ContractSigned as undrafted Free Agent by Royals. 
* 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
1986Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2880,000-5422223386,34760,00080,000
1987Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll29160,000-3601649344,90660,000240,000
1988Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll30230,000-3571349392,10762,500470,000
1989Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll31505,000-247670++429,80262,500975,000
1990Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll321,050,000-135281++515,727100,0002,025,000
1991Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll332,500,000-52393++742,231100,0004,525,000
1991Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll332,500,000-52193++742,231100,0004,525,000
1992Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll343,750,000-25398++962,245109,0008,275,000
1993Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll353,650,000-57394++968,431109,00011,925,000
1994Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll363,650,000-57194++957,101109,00015,575,000
1995Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll374,450,000-59294++999,520109,00020,025,000
1996Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll383,000,000-102489++957,870109,00023,025,000
1997Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll393,000,000-128686++1,182,177150,00026,025,000
1998Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll402,850,000-153283++1,276,192170,00028,875,000
1999Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll413,000,000-1681081++1,454,491200,00031,875,000
1999Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll413,000,000-168381++1,454,491200,00031,875,000
* 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