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Gaylen PittsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1977 MLB Years: 1974-1975
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Positions3B-17, 2B-7, SS-2, 1B-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGaylen Richard Pitts
Height6-1Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 6,1946 [71.323]PlaceWichita,Kansas
High SchoolMountain Home (Mountain Home,AR)
MLB DebutMay 12,1974 [27.340]
OrganizationsOAK [3] CHN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID16663Retrosheet IDpittg101MLBAM ID120608
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed23Power58Contact68XBH72RBIs36Runs24Hitting41Durability28Team.533Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak233b-2b2818414103003005401001.244.326.317.64313347.270.073.195.30410.648.510.800.000.0030.00
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak233b29103111001000000001.333.333.6671.000213.333.334.333.4410.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1977San Jose MissionsPCLAAAoak-3192304427213183641585112500.237.356.365.72111122370.256.128.329.33115.6813.780.882.1638.0030.56
1977Wichita AerosAmerAAAchn-31512120102013400000.167.333.333.6664115.250.166.333.31020.0026.671.330.000.0050.00
1977Totals for AAA-AAA         97316437413283842615512500.234.355.364.71911523385.256.130.329.33015.8414.290.902.0839.5031.08
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter28445114004005401002.250.327.341.66815450.275.091.205.00010.008.000.800.000.0036.36
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter97316437413283842615512500.234.355.364.71911523385.256.130.329.00015.8414.290.902.0839.5031.08
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter97316437413283842615512500.234.355.364.71911523385.256.130.329.00015.8414.290.902.0839.5031.08
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter28445114004005401002.250.327.341.66815450.275.091.205.00010.008.000.800.000.0036.36
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622552964230023002923060012.250.327.341.6688723289.275.091.205.00010.008.000.800.000.0036.36
Average Minor - Per 162 games162528721242231363731029223800.234.355.364.71919238643.256.130.329.00015.8414.290.902.0839.5031.08

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak283B11--1020313330.9092.73------1861.16.8
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak282B6--118122019.9503.17------1833.33.7
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak281B1--1---111.0001.00------185.60.6
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak293B6--131-54.8000.67------1060.03.7
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29SS2--11-1221.0001.00------1020.01.2
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak292B1--22--441.0004.00------1010.00.6
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B17--1123413834.8952.00------170.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B7--1310122423.9583.29------70.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2--11-1221.0001.00------20.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28--16-11-----
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29---126-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1978Modesto A'sCalifA+Minoroak32Manager1406179.43624.04 
1979Modesto A'sCalifA+Minoroak33Manager1406674.4717.54 
1981Arkansas TravelersTexAAMinorsln35Manager682741.39710.00 
1982Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAMinorsln36Hitting Coach1357362.5411.53Joe Frazier
1982Arkansas TravelersTexAAMinorsln36Manager1366868.5002.02 
1985Savannah CardinalsSALAMinorsln39Manager1355778.42224.04 
1986Springfield CardinalsMidwAMinorsln40Manager1408753.621--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
1987Springfield CardinalsMidwAMinorsln41Manager1409446.671--1 Lost in Finals
1988Arkansas TravelersTexAAMinorsln42Manager1366769.4937.03 
1988Johnson City CardinalsAppRkMinorsln42Manager724131.5695.53 
1988Johnson City CardinalsAppRkMinorsln42Bench Coach724131.5695.53Gaylen Pitts,Jorge Aranzamendi
1989Arkansas TravelersTexAAMinorsln43Manager1357956.585--1 League Champions
1990Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAMinorsln44Manager1467472.50711.50 
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln45Assistant Coach1628478.51914.02Joe Torre
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln46Bullpen Coach1628379.51213.03Joe Torre
1993St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln47Bullpen Coach1628775.53710.03Joe Torre
1994St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln48Bullpen Coach1145361.46513.04Joe Torre
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln49Bullpen Coach1436281.43422.54Joe Torre,Mike Jorgensen
1997Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAMinorsln51Manager1435885.40628.54 
1998Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAMinorsln52Manager1447470.5143.02 
1999Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAMinorsln53Manager1387464.5367.03 
2000Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAMinorsln54Manager1448361.576--1 League Champions
2001Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAMinorsln55Manager1436281.43422.04 
2002Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAMinorsln56Manager1427171.5003.04 
2003Indianapolis IndiansILAAAMinormil57Hitting Coach1426478.45114.54Cecil Cooper
2006Staten Island YankeesNYPLA-Minornya60Manager744529.608--1 League Champions
2007Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+Minorsln61Manager1407169.5075.02 
2008Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+Minorsln62Manager1377562.5472.51 Lost in Semi-Finals
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln68Special Assistant1629072.556--1Mike MathenyLost in NLCS (Giants)
* 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 DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1977-03-15TradeTraded by Athletics to Cubs for Jim Tyrone. 
1964-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
* 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.