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Don SparksTrack this Player High Level: AAA Stat Years: 1982-1996
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Positions1B-539, 3B-536, P-73, 2B-22, SS-3, OF-2Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMinors Leaguers
Proper NameDonald E. Sparks
Height6-2Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 19,1966 [51.341]PlaceLong Beach,California
High SchoolMillikan (Long Beach,CA)
CollegeLoyola Marymount University (Los Angeles,CA), Long Beach City College (Long Beach,CA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 5th round (131st overall) of the 1988 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
OrganizationsNYA [8] KCA [5] CLE [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID96235
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed12Power41Contact46XBH39RBIs51Runs21Hitting51Durability53Team.522Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987Loyola MarymountCollegeJr3b2158222537912254183242200000.356.419.495.91411019246.379.139.270.4029.768.940.922.0344.4024.05
1988Loyola MarymountCollegeSr3b226325974105232137962131900000.405.434.6601.09417138272.405.255.320.4824.786.991.464.7819.9236.19
1988Prince William YankeesCaroA+nya-3b227026722661403281085141100.247.279.333.6128917281.294.086.120.2772.8518.156.381.0789.0025.76
1989Prince William CannonsCaroA+nya-3b231154495212632166512248520420.281.317.396.71317839479.331.115.167.3205.0117.753.541.2574.8330.95
1990Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-1b-3b241124184811120545234337040520.266.322.366.68815329460.307.100.177.3107.1715.222.120.87104.5026.13
1990Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-3b2416513630020021010000.118.167.176.3439354.146.058.098.1623.7018.525.000.000.0050.00
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1284695111723545434358050520.249.305.345.65016232514.290.096.168.2956.8115.562.290.78117.2527.35
1991Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-1b255215211396202500122743200.257.324.322.646498173.307.065.145.2986.9415.612.250.000.0020.51
1992Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-1b2613450564158312147222307120820.313.349.465.81423547545.336.152.212.3635.5013.032.372.5736.0729.75
1993Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-1b2712847563135337117203298341600.284.327.453.78021551515.320.169.223.3425.6316.122.862.1443.1837.78
1994Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-1b2813951560140216763274276428317.272.327.377.70419434571.302.105.177.3117.3613.311.811.2373.5724.29
1995Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-1b29137545671702610790202975119317.312.342.435.77723743585.345.123.180.3394.9612.822.591.2077.8625.29
1996Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-3b30137511691513258682254722112414.295.358.425.78321745580.323.130.235.3429.3112.411.331.3863.8829.80
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter10403888459110221838605371320263620289551648.283.329.405.73415763164243.319.122.188.0006.2014.612.361.4164.8028.68
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter60922492736411213033320612168343168371048.285.334.410.7449211842478.318.125.197.0006.7813.842.041.3368.1528.71
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter246923112269517181245663141601340.291.336.420.756388761005.323.129.196.0006.2714.032.241.7951.2828.25
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter18571674192461993223213661520.268.303.373.67626756760.318.105.149.0004.2117.894.251.1879.5629.17
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12148112718435418120145374100000.383.427.5841.01128157518.393.201.297.0007.147.921.113.4726.7230.98
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626067117234698423419741927.283.329.405.73424549661.319.122.188.0006.2014.612.361.4164.8028.68

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpct
1982Gulf Coast RoyalsGCLRkkca-ST16115.40330100015.02011914141001.6012.000.602.408.403.50.500
1982Butte Copper KingsPioRkkca-ST16514.66880000046.0502924517374001.459.710.973.307.192.18.833
1982Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--ST0624.8411110100061.0704033621515001.4810.270.883.087.482.43.750
1984Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-kca-S/R18432.061688313165.2592515218634001.178.090.272.478.633.50.571
1985Fort Myers RoyalsFSLA+kca-S/R19862.31272251010140.01354836244691001.288.660.132.824.431.57.571
1986Memphis ChicksSouAAkca-ST20744.6319181101093.09555481139354001.449.161.063.763.380.90.636
1987Memphis ChicksSouAAkca-ST21029.00330000010.01612105840002.4014.404.507.203.600.50.000
1994Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-Rel28009.0010100101.02110000002.0018.00------0.00-
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter25173.467762156161370.23771811432613022214001.369.130.633.155.381.71.595
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100101.02110000002.0018.00------0.00-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter765.05222111010103.011167581647394001.539.671.394.093.400.83.538
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter862.31272251010140.01354836244691001.288.660.132.824.431.57.571
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter432.061688313165.2592515218634001.178.090.272.478.633.50.571
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter624.8411110100061.0704033621515001.4810.270.883.087.482.43.750
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15103.46463794141220.02231078515771318001.369.130.633.155.381.71.600

Fielding Statistics

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Butte Copper Kings PioRkkca16P8--272-119.8181.13------8100.011.4
1982Gulf Coast Royals GCLRkkca16P3--12--331.0001.00------3100.04.8
1984Eugene Emeralds NwstA-kca18P16--24--661.0000.38------16100.021.6
1985Fort Myers Royals FSLA+kca19P27--716--23231.0000.85------27100.019.4
1986Memphis Chicks SouAAkca20P19--571-1312.9230.63------19100.013.2
1988Prince William Yankees CaroA+nya223B70--451492117215194.9022.77------70100.050.4
1989Prince William Cannons CaroA+nya233B111--672242224313291.9302.62------11596.580.4
1989Prince William Cannons CaroA+nya231B5--553276058.96711.60------1154.33.6
1990Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya241B123--1093651011411681158.9919.41------112109.888.5
1990Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya243B111--682262123315294.9332.65------11299.179.9
1990Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya24SS1--21-1331.0003.00------1120.90.7
1990Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya243B15--5262-3331.9392.07------1693.810.3
1990Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya241B2--5---551.0002.50------1612.51.4
1991Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya251B29--21617320236233.9878.03------5255.820.1
1991Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya253B13--7186-3125.8061.92------5225.09.0
1992Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya261B92--82260889890882.9919.59------13468.766.2
1992Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya263B29--2361528984.9442.90------13421.620.9
1992Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya262B2--1---111.0000.50------1341.51.4
1993Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya271B91--79561691862856.9939.41------12871.165.0
1993Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya273B6--311231614.8752.33------1284.74.3
1993Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya272B1---1--111.0001.00------1280.80.7
1994Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya281B107--9516788910261018.9929.51------13977.075.4
1994Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya282B16--2832256260.9683.75------13911.511.3
1994Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya283B13--934244543.9563.31------1399.49.2
1994Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28SS2--26-2881.0004.00------1391.41.4
1995Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya291B80--76255576822817.99410.21------13758.457.6
1995Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya293B39--2592315120117.9753.00------13728.528.1
1995Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya29OF2--1---111.0000.50------1371.51.4
1996Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle303B129--662501621332316.9522.45------13794.289.6
1996Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle301B10--817-888881.0008.80------1377.36.9
1996Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle302B3--7211109.9003.00------1372.22.1
AAA Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B319--28102072228430393017.9939.46------3190.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B215--1154313143577546.9462.54------2150.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B20--3535367370.9593.50------200.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF2--1---111.0000.50------20.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2--26-2881.0004.00------20.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B215--19151251820320582040.9919.49------2150.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B140--912872625404378.9362.70------1400.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P19--571-1312.9230.63------190.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--1---111.0000.50------20.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--21-1331.0003.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B181--1123734341528485.9192.68------1810.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--716--23231.0000.85------270.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B5--553276058.96711.60------50.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P16--24--661.0000.38------160.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P11--392-1412.8571.09------110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Butte Copper Kings PioRkkca168----------
1982Gulf Coast Royals GCLRkkca163----------
1984Eugene Emeralds NwstA-kca1816----------
1985Fort Myers Royals FSLA+kca1927----------
1986Memphis Chicks SouAAkca2019----------
1988Prince William Yankees CaroA+nya22-----70-----
1989Prince William Cannons CaroA+nya23--5--111-----
1990Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya24--123-1111-----
1990Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya24--2--15-----
1991Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya25--29--13-----
1992Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya26--922-29-----
1993Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya27--911-6-----
1994Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28--10716213-----
1995Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya29--80--39---2-
1996Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle30--103-129-----

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1995International League All-Star Team (1B)1