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Jamie QuirkTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1972-1992 MLB Years: 1975-1992
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1st Round Draft Pick
World Series Champion

PositionsC-665, 3B-213, DH-88, 1B-79, OF-40, SS-22, 2B-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Patrick Quirk
Height6-4Weight200BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 22,1954 [63.180]PlaceWhittier,California
High SchoolSt. Paul (Santa Fe Springs,CA)
CollegeWhittier College (Whittier,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 1st round (18th overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$78,000Signing ScoutsRosey Gilhousen
MLB DebutSeptember 4,1975 [20.317]
OrganizationsKCA [14] OAK [4] MIL [2] BAL [1] CHA [1] CLE [1] NYA [1] SLN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID16862Retrosheet IDquirj001MLBAM ID120857
RelationshipsFather of Remer Quirk
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed21Power54Contact37XBH54RBIs58Runs31Hitting47Durability32Team.524Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1972BillingsPioRk-175520829539453740145800000.255.302.409.7118518222.331.154.240.3246.3126.134.142.2541.6033.96
1973San JoseCalifA+-181324295899127845705812300000.231.322.347.66914927487.305.116.268.31111.9125.262.121.6453.6327.27
1974JacksonvilleSouAA-194616316377232120203200000.227.311.350.6615712183.266.123.258.30910.9317.491.601.6454.3332.43
1974OmahaAmerAAA-19532032757102103120164600000.281.333.498.83110122219.320.217.305.3767.3121.002.884.5720.3038.60
1974Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         993664394174135240367800000.257.323.432.75515834402.295.175.284.3468.9619.402.173.2328.1536.17
1975OmahaAmerAAA-2012744562122234136440499600000.274.346.431.77719240494.324.157.276.3579.9219.431.962.6334.2332.79
1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9of2014392100015002700011.256.293.333.62613141.290.077.128.2804.8817.073.502.4439.0010.00
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9dh-ss21641141128601150022200305.246.252.325.577377119.287.079.096.2621.6818.4911.000.84114.0025.00
1977Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil6dh229322116481413130184722024.217.251.330.5817318233.263.113.145.2563.4320.175.881.2973.6737.50
1978Spokane IndiansPCLAAAmil-3b239734358100202126323478910700.292.372.466.83816034398.353.174.309.37711.8122.361.893.0228.5834.00
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca103b231729362002005400000.207.324.276.6008234.240.069.241.28914.7111.760.800.000.0033.33
1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9,10dh-c245179824611110051310000.304.353.443.79635885.354.139.203.3565.8815.292.601.1879.0033.33
1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca93b-c25621631345505213272413327.276.305.399.7046510177.292.123.172.3103.9513.563.432.8232.6022.22
1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9c2646100825700100261710015.250.299.320.619327107.301.070.110.2845.6115.892.830.000.0028.00
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9c27367881830150031500102.231.256.308.56424482.270.077.115.2543.6618.295.001.2278.0022.22
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln16c284886318212110062710002.209.269.326.59528593.281.117.186.2716.4529.034.502.1543.0027.78
1984Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAcha-c-3b297020123426322401213910210.209.284.299.5836011225.247.090.189.2689.3317.331.860.89100.5026.19
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha133b2932000001000200100.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle9c29111100110000000001.0001.0004.0005.000411.0003.0003.0002.1400.000.000.00100.001.00100.00
1984Totals for AL-AL         43110012000200100.333.2501.3331.583414.0001.0001.000.5350.0050.000.0025.003.00100.00
1985Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-c3010432433795184805355600640.244.312.340.65211014365.267.096.188.2929.5915.341.602.1940.5017.72
1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9c3019573163104002900001.281.305.368.67321459.333.087.123.3003.3915.254.500.000.0025.00
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9c-3b3180219244710082601174110134.215.273.370.6438118238.228.155.228.2827.1417.232.413.3627.3838.30
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9c32109296247017053310285642418.236.307.345.65210222334.272.109.206.2918.3816.772.001.5059.2031.43
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9c338419622477182515284114322.240.333.408.7418016232.260.168.291.33212.0717.671.463.4524.5034.04
1989Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-c3414475820150031200000.170.220.277.49713350.206.107.170.2296.0024.004.002.0047.0037.50
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya18c341324020000013500001.083.185.083.2682027.105.000.083.14611.1118.521.670.000.000.00
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33b-c34910120011000400000.200.200.500.7005110.200.300.300.3080.0040.000.0010.0010.0050.00
1989Totals for AL-AL         47856152011002122001104.176.276.235.51120399.215.059.176.24712.1220.201.671.0185.0020.00
1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal15c34255151120090191101103.216.328.255.58313262.268.039.196.28114.5217.741.220.000.0018.18
1989Totals for AL-AL         47856152011002122001104.176.276.235.51120399.215.059.176.24712.1220.201.671.0185.0020.00
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3,6c355612112345132600143415311.281.353.413.766509144.356.132.248.3429.7223.612.432.0840.3326.47
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak6c367620316534011703162823017.261.321.296.617605224.299.035.099.2867.1412.501.750.45203.009.43
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak6,9c377817713397121100162835134.220.294.305.5995410202.250.085.175.2737.9213.861.750.9988.5025.64
MLB Totals - 18 Season(s)Filter98422661935441007432475161774351825211757.240.298.347.6457871502507.277.107.180.0007.0617.352.461.7252.7027.57
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter6982363311597942562338219263551201550.253.326.392.7189271812643.303.139.256.0009.9520.852.102.3538.1130.32
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter465156320840866124623589171338201550.261.332.407.7396361241751.303.146.255.0009.7719.301.982.6333.9830.39
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4616316377232120203200000.227.311.350.6615712183.266.123.258.00010.9317.491.601.6454.3332.43
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1324295899127845705812300000.231.322.347.66914927487.305.116.268.00011.9125.262.121.6453.6327.27
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5520829539453740145800000.255.302.409.7118518222.331.154.240.0006.3126.134.142.2541.6033.96
Kansas City Royals Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter58213701263366633015751010524999151035.245.300.364.664498991508.277.119.191.0006.9616.512.371.9945.6729.46
Oakland Athletics Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter219511421281627550346946134512.250.317.331.64816925580.292.081.164.0007.9316.212.041.2173.0019.53
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9322116481413130184722024.217.251.330.5817318233.263.113.145.0003.4320.175.881.2973.6737.50
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4886318212110062710002.209.269.326.59528593.281.117.186.0006.4529.034.502.1543.0027.78
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter255151120090191101103.216.328.255.58313262.268.039.196.00014.5217.741.220.000.0018.18
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1324020000013500001.083.185.083.2682027.105.000.083.00011.1118.521.670.000.000.00
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter32000001000200100.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter111100110000000001.0001.0004.0005.000411.0003.0003.000.0000.000.000.00100.001.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162373329016174113297234339.240.298.347.64513025413.277.107.180.0007.0617.352.461.7252.7027.57
Average Minor - Per 162 games162548721392261478526112800310.253.326.392.71821542613.303.139.256.0009.9520.852.102.3538.1130.32

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1984Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAcha-Rel290013.5020200202.06330000003.0027.00------0.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0013.5020200202.06330000003.0027.00------0.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0013.5020200202.06330000003.0027.00------0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings0013.502200220002200220.06603303300000003.0027.00------0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca20OF10--1912-2220.9092.00------1471.46.2
1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca203B2---2--221.0001.00------1414.31.2
1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca20DH1---------------147.10.6
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca21DH19---------------6429.711.7
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca21SS12--24-1661.0000.50------6418.87.4
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca213B11--4102-1614.8751.27------6417.26.8
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca211B2--3--1331.0001.50------643.11.2
1977Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil22DH53---------------9357.032.7
1977Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil22OF10--181112019.9501.90------9310.86.2
1977Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil223B8--131154.8000.50------938.64.9
1978Spokane Indians PCLAAAmil233B71--541321812204186.9122.62------9773.251.1
1978Spokane Indians PCLAAAmil231B25--18110223193191.9907.64------9725.818.0
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca233B10--1015212725.9262.50------1758.86.2
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23SS2--11--221.0001.00------1711.81.2
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23DH1---------------175.90.6
1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24DH9---------------5117.65.6
1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24C9--1521-1817.9441.89-1-100.0-5117.65.6
1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24SS5---3--331.0000.60------519.83.1
1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca243B3--14--551.0001.67------515.91.9
1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca253B28--2157628478.9292.79------6245.217.3
1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25C15--489215957.9663.80-13668.426224.29.3
1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25OF7--6---661.0000.86------6211.34.3
1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25DH1---------------621.60.6
1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca251B1--3---331.0003.00------621.60.6
1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26C22--589116867.9853.05-13476.554647.821.4
1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca263B8--513312118.8572.25------4617.47.8
1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26OF1---------------462.21.0
1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca262B1---1--111.0001.00------462.21.0
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27C29--776--83831.0002.86-11568.813680.617.9
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca271B6--336-139391.0006.50------3616.73.7
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27OF1---------------362.80.6
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca273B1---------------362.80.6
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28C22--6811618579.9293.59-----24845.813.6
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln283B7---2--221.0000.29------4814.64.3
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28SS1---------------482.10.6
1984Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcha29C39--1601845182178.9784.56-----77055.725.3
1984Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcha293B20--1245546257.9192.85------7028.613.0
1984Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcha29OF8--16-2-1816.8892.00------7011.45.2
1984Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcha291B3--244-328281.0009.33------704.31.9
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha293B1--1---111.0001.00------333.30.6
1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29C1----------1-100.0-1100.00.6
1985Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca30C92--48063136556543.9775.90------10488.564.8
1985Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca301B6--401-141411.0006.83------1045.84.2
1985Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca303B4--531-98.8892.00------1043.82.8
1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30C17--648117372.9864.24-11955.021989.510.5
1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca301B1--2---221.0002.00------195.30.6
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31C41--2473032280277.9896.76-162341.038051.325.3
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca313B24--1328174241.9761.71------8030.014.8
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca311B6--436-449491.0008.17------807.53.7
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31OF1---------------801.30.6
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32C108--5324083580572.9865.30-763369.71110999.166.7
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32SS1---------------1090.90.6
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca33C79--4093185448440.9825.57-532072.628494.049.1
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca331B1--3---331.0003.00------841.20.6
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca333B1---3--331.0003.00------841.20.6
1989Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak34C9--6772-7674.9748.22------1464.36.3
1989Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak341B2--22--122221.00011.00------1414.31.4
1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34C24--969-11051051.0004.38-8947.142596.014.8
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya34C6--284-232321.0005.33-7277.8-1346.23.7
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak343B3---11-21.5000.33------933.31.9
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak34C2---1--111.0000.50------922.21.2
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya34DH1---------------137.70.6
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya34SS1---------------137.70.6
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak34OF1--2---221.0002.00------911.10.6
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak341B1--3---331.0003.00------911.10.6
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak35C37--1511743172168.9774.54-101147.615666.122.8
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak353B8--411165.8330.63------5614.34.9
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak351B8--13---13131.0001.63------5614.34.9
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak35DH1---------------561.80.6
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak35OF1---------------561.80.6
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36C54--2933262331325.9826.02-382461.327671.133.3
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak361B8--446-450501.0006.25------7610.54.9
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak363B1---------------761.30.6
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36DH1---------------761.30.6
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak37C59--2582684292284.9734.81-412067.217875.636.4
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak371B9--292-231311.0003.44------7811.55.6
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak373B2---------------782.61.2
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak37DH1---------------781.30.6
MLB Totals for C - 14 season(s)-   C525--2344235482626272579.9824.91-29916664.3365250.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 16 season(s)-   3B118--601391713216199.9211.69------1180.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 10 season(s)-   DH88---------------880.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 10 season(s)-   1B43--17620-121961961.0004.56------430.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 8 season(s)-   OF32--452315047.9401.47------320.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS22--38-111111.0000.50------220.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C140--707881911814795.9775.68-----71400.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B95--711802416275251.9132.64------950.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B36--26715228284282.9937.83------360.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF8--16-2-1816.8892.00------80.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca20-----2---101
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca21--2-1211----19
1977Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil22-----8---1053
1978Spokane Indians PCLAAAmil23--25--71-----
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23----210----1
1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24-9--53----9
1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25-151--28---71
1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26-22-1-8---1-
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27-296--1---1-
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28-22--17-----
1984Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcha29-393--20---8-
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29-----1-----
1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29-1---------
1985Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca30-926--4-----
1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30-171--------
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31-416--24---1-
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32-108--1------
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca33-791--1-----
1989Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak34-92--------
1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34-24---------
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya34-6--1-----1
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak34-21--3---1-
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak35-378--8---11
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36-548--1----1
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak37-599--2----1

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1976Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB2147110102000200000.143.143.429.572317.200.286.2860.0028.570.000.000.00100.00
1985Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB3011000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1990Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB35110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1990Oakland AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB3513000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1992Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB3711000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 4 yrs710120102000200000.200.200.400.6004110.250.200.2000.0020.000.000.000.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs13000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca38Assistant Coach1628478.51910.03Hal McRae
1994Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca39Bullpen Coach1156451.5574.03Hal McRae
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca40Bullpen Coach1447074.48630.02Bob Boone
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca41Bench Coach1617586.46624.05Bob Boone
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca42Bench Coach1616794.41619.05Tony Muser,Bob Boone
1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca43Bench Coach1617289.44716.53Tony Muser
1999Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca44Bench Coach1616497.39832.55Tony Muser
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca45Bench Coach1627785.47518.04Tony Muser
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca46Bench Coach1626597.40126.05Tony Muser
2002Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex47Bullpen Coach1627290.44431.04Jerry Narron-
2003Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol48Bench Coach1627488.45726.54Clint Hurdle-
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol49Bench Coach1626894.42025.04Clint Hurdle-
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol50Bench Coach1626795.41415.05Clint Hurdle-
2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol51Bench Coach1627686.46912.05Clint Hurdle
2007Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol52Bench Coach1639073.5520.52Clint HurdleLost World Series (Boston)
2008Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol53Bench Coach1627488.45710.03Clint Hurdle
2009Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin54Professional Scout1627884.48113.05Dusty Baker
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou55Bullpen Coach1627686.46915.04Brad Mills
2011Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou56Bullpen Coach16256106.34640.06Brad Mills
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn57Bench Coach16261101.37736.05Dale Sveum
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn58Bench Coach1626696.40731.05Dale Sveum
2014Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+Minorsdn59Manager1407565.5363.02 Lost in Round 1
2015San Antonio MissionsTexAAMinorsdn60Manager1406080.42929.04 
2016Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+Minorkca61Manager1385484.39129.04 
2017Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+Minorkca62Manager1396772.48220.04 
* 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
1993-01-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1992-10-27Released by Athletics. 
1990-11-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1990-11-05Released by Athletics. 
1989-12-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1989-11-02Released by Orioles. 
1989-08-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1989-07-24Released by Athletics. 
1989-05-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1989-05-16Released by Yankees. 
1988-12-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1988-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-01-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1987-11-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-12-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1986-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-11-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1985-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-02-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1984-10-15Released by Indians. 
1984-09-24Purchased by Indians from White Sox. 
1984-05-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1984-03-26Released by Cardinals. 
1983-02-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1982-11-10Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1978-08-03TradeTraded by Brewers to Royals for Gerry Ako and Cash. 
1976-12-06TradeTraded by Royals with Bob McClure and Jim Wohlford to Brewers for Darrell Porter and Jim Colborn. 
* 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
1972Kansas City Royals-1778,000-------78,000Signing Bonus out of 1972 Draft (1st round - 18th overall)
1985Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll3060,000-51632-370,78060,000138,000
1986Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll31150,000-4522136386,34760,000288,000
1987Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll32200,000-3321653344,90660,000488,000
1988Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll33335,000-3021757392,10762,500823,000
1989New York YankeesTeam Payroll3468,000-6083417429,80262,500891,000
1989Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll3468,000-6082917429,80262,500891,000
1989Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll3468,000-6082517429,80262,500891,000
1990Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll35150,000-5032426515,727100,0001,041,000
1991Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll36500,000-3332452742,231100,0001,541,000
1992Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll37525,000-3472157962,245109,0002,066,000
* 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