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Greg OlsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1996 MLB Years: 1989-1993
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PositionsC-976, 3B-10Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGregory William Olson
Height6-0Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 6,1960 [57.262]PlaceMarshall,Minnesota
High SchoolEdina East (Edina,MN)
CollegeUniversity of Minnesota (Minneapolis,MN)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 7th round (163rd overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsTerry Ryan
MLB DebutJune 27,1989 [28.294]
OrganizationsNYN [7] ATL [4] MIN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID16154Retrosheet IDolsog002MLBAM ID120003
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed27Power37Contact88XBH38RBIs47Runs35Hitting51Durability42Team.530Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980MinnesotaCollegeFrc19349216347122530131000000.370.448.533.9814910105.400.163.337.43812.389.520.771.9046.0029.41
1981MinnesotaCollegeSoc204916951661212392038500000.391.502.5091.0118615207.395.118.355.46218.362.420.130.9784.5022.73
1982MinnesotaCollegeJrc21541904169613349324900000.363.435.453.8888610214.371.090.247.40211.214.210.381.4063.3314.49
1982Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-c213291102410051112522010.264.362.275.637251107.279.011.143.30111.214.670.420.000.004.17
1983Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-c2210731856737002201543613700.230.337.252.589807383.253.022.189.28314.109.400.670.000.009.59
1984Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-c237423427559002211301615250.235.322.274.596649272.250.039.167.27411.035.880.530.000.0016.36
1985Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-c246921121577013213232013210.270.342.318.660678240.292.048.147.3039.588.330.870.42211.0014.04
1986Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-c256419628395121600301613100.199.307.265.572528231.207.066.219.27212.996.930.530.8798.0020.51
1986Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-c25195511181007105701100.327.377.345.72219162.367.018.127.3308.0611.291.400.000.005.56
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         8325139576122310352314200.227.322.283.605719293.241.056.199.28511.957.850.660.68125.5015.79
1987Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-c264712015348121500141302210.283.353.417.7705011138.299.134.250.33610.149.420.931.4560.0032.35
1988Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-c27115344399219164800424241620.267.348.381.72913126397.285.114.235.33010.5810.581.001.5157.3328.26
1989Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-c287924738588263832452733520.235.353.356.7098816303.237.121.308.32714.858.910.601.9841.1727.59
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin11c2832010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.4550.000.000.000.000.000.00
1990Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c2937000000000000000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl10c29100298367812173611305121148.262.332.379.71111320332.295.117.218.3209.0415.361.702.1142.5725.64
1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl10c301334114699250644114448324313.241.316.345.66114231464.258.104.212.3019.4810.341.091.2968.5031.31
1992Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl10c3195302277214232721343111248.238.316.328.6449919340.256.090.205.29410.009.120.910.88100.6726.39
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl10c32832622359100424102927121011.225.304.309.6138114295.237.084.198.2849.839.150.931.3665.5023.73
1994Minneapolis LoonsNcentInd-3365021002002100000.400.571.6001.171317.500.200.600.51228.5714.290.500.000.0050.00
1995Minneapolis LoonsPrairieInd-3459111002002000000.111.273.222.4952111.111.111.333.24518.180.000.000.000.00100.00
1996Southern Minny StarsPrairieInd-351014440024002000003.286.375.7141.08910216.167.428.571.44912.500.000.0012.507.0050.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter414127513230961320131531371577681140.242.317.342.659436841433.261.100.209.0009.5610.961.151.4063.7527.18
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter60918232454506551720578255182132326120.247.339.316.655576872140.262.069.208.00011.928.500.710.79107.2419.33
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter263773103202364141084210689771450.261.350.373.72328854907.275.112.251.00011.699.810.841.5455.2126.73
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter20764176151211370248352311560.236.324.285.60918325743.250.049.176.00011.177.000.630.40213.6716.56
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13940966978002712664135710.237.342.257.5991058490.259.020.178.00013.478.370.620.000.008.25
Ind Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2128572028006100003.250.382.536.91815434.200.286.500.00017.652.940.175.8814.0057.14
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter137451108169253798143752400000.375.464.490.95422135526.386.115.306.00014.264.560.321.3364.4320.71
Atlanta Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter411127313230861320131531371577681140.242.317.342.659435841431.261.100.209.0009.5710.971.151.4063.6527.27
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter32010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16249952121241851215461323416.242.317.342.65917133561.261.100.209.0009.5610.961.151.4063.7527.18
Average Minor - Per 162 games1624856512017155522684836730.247.339.316.65515323569.262.069.208.00011.928.500.710.79107.2419.33

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1994Minneapolis LoonsNcentInd-Rel33000.0010100101.02000000002.0018.00------0.00--
1996Southern Minny StarsPrairieInd-Rel350010.1220200202.23332010001.1210.126.75--3.370.00--
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter007.3630300303.25332010001.3612.274.91--2.450.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn21C25--145124-161157.9756.28-----23278.118.4
1982Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn213B7--414232018.9002.57------3221.95.1
1983Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn22C107--88182105973963.9909.00-----13107100.077.0
1984Jackson Mets TexAAnyn23C74--5115193571562.9847.59-----774100.054.4
1985Jackson Mets TexAAnyn24C64--3535665415409.9866.39------6992.847.1
1986Jackson Mets TexAAnyn25C64--34749410400396.9906.19-----764100.047.4
1986Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn25C18--1041331120117.9756.50-----11994.712.9
1987Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn26C39--2191231234231.9875.92------4783.027.9
1988Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn27C110--6006475671664.9906.04-----1511595.778.0
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin28C70--4392944472468.9926.69-----67988.648.6
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin283B2--131-54.8002.00------792.51.4
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28C3--4---441.0001.33-1-100.0-3100.01.9
1990Richmond Braves ILAAAatl29C3--172--19191.0006.33------3100.02.1
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl29C97--5014373551544.9875.61-752376.5210097.059.9
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl293B1---------------1001.00.6
1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30C127--7214847773769.9956.06-953772.0513395.578.4
1992Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31C94--5224318566565.9986.01-704560.949598.958.0
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32C81--4453566486480.9885.93-562370.968397.650.0
MLB Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C402--2193169182423802362.9925.88-29712869.9174020.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C240--1379120171115161499.9896.25-----222400.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B2--131-54.8002.00------20.00.0
AA Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C202--1211156191813861367.9866.77-----142020.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C132--10269414511341120.9888.48-----151320.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B7--414232018.9002.57------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn21-25---7-----
1983Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn22-107---------
1984Jackson Mets TexAAnyn23-74---------
1985Jackson Mets TexAAnyn24-64---------
1986Jackson Mets TexAAnyn25-64---------
1986Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn25-18---------
1987Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn26-39---------
1988Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn27-110---------
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin28-70---2-----
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28-3---------
1990Richmond Braves ILAAAatl29-3---------
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl29-97---1-----
1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30-127---------
1992Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31-94---------
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32-81---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB30724381014104300000.333.429.500.92912228.350.167.37514.2910.710.753.5724.0025.00
1991Atlanta BravesWorld SeriesMLB30727362001105400000.222.344.296.6408232.261.074.29615.6312.500.800.000.0033.33
1993Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB3223011000000100000.333.333.6671.000213.500.334.3330.0033.330.000.000.00100.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs927392014104400000.333.419.519.93814331.364.186.37012.9012.901.003.2327.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs727362001105400000.222.344.296.6408232.261.074.29615.6312.500.800.000.0033.33

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1993-12-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1993-12-06Released by Braves. 
1989-11-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1989-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-11-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1988-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1989Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2862,500-69137-429,80262,50062,500
1990Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll29100,000-64941-515,727100,000162,500
1991Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll30100,000-62039-742,231100,000262,500
1992Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll31350,000-4132449962,245109,000612,500
1993Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll32925,000-2761570968,431109,0001,537,500
* 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