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Pat DobsonHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1960-2006 MLB Years: 1967-1977
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-452Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NamePatrick Edward Dobson Jr.
Height6-3Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 12,1942PlaceDepew,New York
Death DateNovember 22,2006 [64.283]
High SchoolLancaster (Lancaster,NY)
MLB DebutMay 31,1967 [25.108]
OrganizationsDET [10] NYA [3] BAL [2] CLE [2] ATL [1] SDN [1] SFN [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-10
TBC Player ID10796Retrosheet IDdobsp101MLBAM ID113410
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts55Walks56Hittable48SO/BB60vsPower48Hitting13Durability51Team.530Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1960nullA+--Rel18794.07280280000157.014596710981370001.558.31--5.627.851.40.438-
1961nullD--Rel19018.44606000016.0231715016110002.4412.94--9.006.190.69.000-
1961nullA+--Rel19495.85250250000103.01047667096710001.949.09--8.396.200.74.308-
1962nullInd--Rel200219.8040400005.010131101430004.8018.00--25.205.400.21.000-
1963nullA---Rel21784.10270270000125.013577570711580001.659.72--5.1111.382.23.467-
1963nullA--Rel21511.3310010000061.044149027430001.166.49--3.986.341.59.833-
1963Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel01293.19370370000186.017991660982010001.498.66--4.749.732.05.5711.90
1964nullAA--Rel22653.9615015000091.0935140045700001.529.20--4.456.921.56.545-
1964nullAAA--Rel22125.40909000035.0322421017290001.408.23--4.377.461.71.333-
1964Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0774.36240240000126.01257561062990001.488.93--4.437.071.60.5002.51
1965nullAA--Rel23411.4517017000031.02195014330001.136.10--4.069.582.36.800-
1965nullAAA--Rel23001.1340400008.04110360000.884.50--3.386.752.00--
1965Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0411.3821021000039.025106017390001.085.77--3.929.002.29.8001.82
1966nullAAA--Rel241293.45310310000180.018782690611420001.389.35--3.057.102.33.571-
1967nullAAA--Rel25411.47606000049.039128012520001.047.16--2.209.554.33.800-
1967Detroit TigersALMLBdet40Rel25122.9228127003049.0382016627343021.326.931.094.936.201.26.3334.51
1968Detroit TigersALMLBdet22S/R26582.6647103721167125.08939371348934121.106.410.943.466.701.94.3853.45
1969Detroit TigersALMLBdet22Rel275103.604994010229105.010048421039643011.328.570.863.345.491.64.3333.67
1970San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn37ST2814153.76403468131251.025712610528781854041.339.221.002.806.632.37.4833.59
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37ST292082.903837118411282.02481049124631876021.107.910.772.015.962.97.7142.92
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37ST3016182.653836213310268.0220897913691616041.087.380.442.315.402.33.4712.64
1973Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27S/R31374.9912102110057.2733332119231011.6011.390.162.973.591.21.3003.03
1973New York YankeesALMLBnya36ST31984.17222116100142.015072662234702001.299.481.392.154.432.06.5294.31
1974New York YankeesALMLBnya36ST3219153.073939012200281.02821119623751576141.279.030.742.405.032.09.5593.37
1975New York YankeesALMLBnya36ST3311144.07333037110207.22051059421831297111.398.880.913.605.591.55.4403.87
1976Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle41ST3416123.48353506000217.0226988413651176021.349.360.542.694.851.80.5713.26
1977Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle41S/R353126.143317160041133.015594912365813211.6510.461.554.395.471.25.2005.25
D Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter018.44606000016.0231715016110002.4412.94--9.006.190.69.000-
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1221293.54414279135741451192118.020439398331976651301515241.288.670.842.825.521.96.4860.96
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter50453.7317201720000840.080444234804447410001.498.61--4.767.941.67.526-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter17123.28500500000272.0262119990932290001.318.67--3.087.582.46.586-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1063.32320320000122.011460450591030001.428.41--4.357.601.75.625-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11184.78530530000260.024917213801942080001.708.62--6.727.201.07.379-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter511.3310010000061.044149027430001.166.49--3.986.341.59.833-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter784.10270270000125.013577570711580001.659.72--5.1111.382.23.467-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0219.8040400005.010131101430004.8018.00--25.205.400.21.000-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter11203.0612420104314116279.0227107952911419110151.227.310.933.676.151.68.355-
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter39373.659490425410630.16372882566619235615251.319.090.942.745.081.85.513-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter36262.787673331721550.24681931703713234812061.097.650.602.165.692.64.581-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter19244.496852166041350.2381192175361301989231.469.780.923.345.081.52.442-
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14153.76403468131251.025712610528781854041.339.221.002.806.632.37.483-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter374.9912102110057.2733332119231011.6011.390.162.973.591.21.300-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13133.544329148152220.0212978620691355121.288.670.842.825.521.96.5000.96
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13123.73450450000220.02111169101161940001.498.61--4.767.941.67.520-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1967Detroit TigersALMLBdet40p25285000000000200000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
1968Detroit TigersALMLBdet22p264728240001002702000.143.200.143.3434032.190.000.071.1666.2521.883.500.000.000.00
1969Detroit TigersALMLBdet22p274922021000000602000.091.091.136.2273124.125.045.045.1010.0025.000.000.000.0050.00
1970San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn37p284071510100401517119002.141.208.155.36311196.185.014.070.1795.2117.713.400.000.0010.00
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37p293891310000400328013002.110.138.110.248100107.159.000.033.1192.8026.179.330.000.000.00
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37p-p30388531220030013908002.141.151.165.31614294.261.024.035.1451.0641.4939.000.000.0016.67
1973Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27p311215010000000303002.067.067.067.1341018.083.000.000.0610.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2006San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn1064112394621021914492084091873112.259.337.343.68013524452.325.084.216.3068.8520.132.280.8898.5023.53
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter2523171339400120111102147008.123.155.136.291434376.181.013.044.0002.9327.139.270.000.0010.26
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter112394621021914492084091873112.259.337.343.68013524452.325.084.216.0008.8520.132.280.8898.5023.53
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter112394621021914492084091873112.259.337.343.68013524452.325.084.216.0008.8520.132.280.8898.5023.53
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter76176622200700467021004.125.144.136.280242201.202.011.034.0001.9933.3316.750.000.009.09
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4071510100401517119002.141.208.155.36311196.185.014.070.0005.2117.713.400.000.0010.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter124552610010021504000.109.140.127.2677161.150.018.055.0003.2824.597.500.000.0016.67
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1215010000000303002.067.067.067.1341018.083.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162204825300801766130005.123.155.136.291283242.181.013.044.0002.9327.139.270.000.0010.26
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625709014827167129125813212104117.259.337.343.68019535654.325.084.216.0008.8520.132.280.8898.5023.53

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1967Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P28-4944--881.0000.290.16-----28100.017.3
1968Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P47-12512221-3534.9710.720.27-----47100.029.0
1969Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P49-105816112524.9600.490.23-----49100.030.2
1970San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28P40-2511731-248481.0001.200.19-----40100.024.7
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29P38-2821142215553.9641.390.19-----38100.024.1
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30P38-2681533225048.9601.260.18-----38100.024.7
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30P38-2681533225048.9601.260.1813861.9138100.024.7
1973Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31P12-571121-1413.9291.080.236460.0-12100.07.5
1973New York YankeesALMLBnya31P22-1421520313835.9211.590.2512860.0-22100.013.6
1974New York YankeesALMLBnya32P39-2812232345754.9471.380.19-----39100.024.1
1975New York YankeesALMLBnya33P33-20714271-4241.9761.240.20-----33100.020.6
1976Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle34P35-2171428334542.9331.200.19-----35100.022.0
1977Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle35P33-1339222-3331.9390.940.23-----33100.020.5
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P452-23851573222116500479.9581.060.20312060.814520.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1967Detroit TigersALMLBdet2528----------
1968Detroit TigersALMLBdet2647----------
1969Detroit TigersALMLBdet2749----------
1970San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2840----------
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2938----------
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3076----------
1973Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3112----------
1973New York YankeesALMLBnya3122----------
1974New York YankeesALMLBnya3239----------
1975New York YankeesALMLBnya3333----------
1976Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3435----------
1977Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3533----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1968Detroit TigersWorld SeriesMLB26003.863004.2521001.439.640.001.930.000.000.00.000
1971Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB29004.053006.21334602.7417.550.005.408.101.500.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs003.97606000011.31805056002.0314.290.003.974.761.200.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB2932000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs32000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1982Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil40Pitching Coach1629567.586--2Buck Rodgers,Harvey KuennLost World Series (Cardinals)
1983Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil41Pitching Coach1628775.53711.05Harvey Kuenn
1984Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil42Pitching Coach1616794.41636.57Rene Lachemann
1988San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn46Pitching Coach1618378.51611.03Jack McKeon,Larry Bowa
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn47Pitching Coach1628973.5493.02Jack McKeon
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn48Pitching Coach1627587.46316.05Greg Riddoch,Jack McKeon
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca49Pitching Coach1628280.50613.06Hal McRae,John Wathan,Bob Schaefer
1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal54Pitching Coach1628874.5434.02Davey JohnsonLost ALCS (Yankees)
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1978-04-14Released by Indians. 
1975-11-22TradeTraded by Yankees to Indians for Oscar Gamble. 
1973-06-07TradeTraded by Braves to Yankees for Al Closter, Dave Cheadle, Wayne Nordhagen and Frank Tepedino. 
1972-11-30TradeTraded by Orioles with Johnny Oates, Roric Harrison and Davey Johnson to Braves for Taylor Duncan and Earl Williams. 
1970-12-01TradeTraded by Padres with Tom Dukes to Orioles for Enzo Hernandez, Fred Beene, Al Severinsen and Tom Phoebus. Pat Dobson returned to Padres. 
1969-12-04TradeTraded by Tigers with Dave Campbell to Padres for Joe Niekro. 
1959-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers. 
* 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.