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Dan SerafiniTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1992-2013 MLB Years: 1996-2007
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Played in Japan
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-347Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDaniel Joseph Serafini
Height6-1Weight195BatsBothThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 25,1974 [44.148]PlaceSan Francisco,California
High SchoolJunipero Serra (San Mateo,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 1st round (26th overall) of the 1992 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$350,000
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1993-MLB-#10 ... 1994-MLB-#5 ... 1995-MLB-#7 ... 1996-MLB-#76 ... 1996-MLB-#4 ... 1997-MIN-#5
MLB DebutJune 25,1996 [22.151]
OrganizationsMIN [7] SLN [1] CHN [1] CIN [1] COL [1] MIL [1] NYN [1] PIT [1] SDN [1] SFN [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID17837Retrosheet IDserad001MLBAM ID122007
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts35Walks41Hittable39SO/BB33vsPower39Hitting3Durability50Team.488Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1992Gulf Coast TwinsGCLRkmin-S/R18103.64862000029.2271612015333001.428.19--4.5510.012.201.000-
1993Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAmin-ST191083.65272701100140.2117725758314712201.427.490.325.319.411.77.556-
1994Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min-ST20994.61232302100136.2149847011571307101.519.810.723.758.562.28.500-
1995New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin-ST211293.37272701100162.215574617721233401.408.580.393.986.811.71.571-
1995Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-Rel21006.7510100114.04332140001.259.004.502.259.004.00--
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST01293.46282711111166.215977649731273401.398.590.493.946.861.74.571-
1996Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-ST22775.58252321010130.2164848120581099201.7011.301.383.997.511.88.500-
1996Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin16ST220110.3811000004.07551210012.0814.542.084.152.080.50.0007.79
1997Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-ST23974.97282442010152.0166878418551183001.459.831.073.266.992.15.563-
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin16S/R23213.42642101026.0271110111151001.449.230.343.765.131.36.6673.72
1998Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-ST24243.71981001053.0562922421394001.449.450.683.546.581.86.333-
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin16S/R24746.4828919003075.09558541029462011.6511.401.203.485.521.59.6364.85
1999Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-ST25002.77220000013.0126415110001.318.310.693.467.622.20--
1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33Rel25326.9342438008162.0865148932173011.8912.421.304.622.450.53.6006.05
2000Nashville SoundsPCLAAApit-ST26432.68770000047.0391714418220001.217.470.773.454.211.22.571-
2000Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-Rel26246.8826422001051.0744439623454001.9013.061.064.067.941.96.333-
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0674.87331122001098.011361531041674001.5710.380.923.776.151.63.462-
2000San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn55Rel260018.0030300103.09662231003.6727.006.006.009.001.50-11.80
2000Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit45ST26254.9111110000062.0703534926322041.5410.111.303.754.621.23.2865.43
2001Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-Rel271110.32707002011.01714132990002.2913.501.597.157.151.00.500-
2001Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil-S/R27225.96945000022.230171522182001.4111.910.790.797.159.00.500-
2001Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-Rel27523.3131229004149.0481818316381001.318.820.552.946.982.38.714-
2001Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0854.9947641006182.1954946727653001.4710.300.762.937.052.41.615-
2003Monterrey SultanesMexAAA--ST291021.5916151000096.0702417541893001.156.540.473.838.312.17.833-
2003Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln45S/R29019.0032100008.019980220002.6321.38--2.252.251.00.000-
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST01032.16191720000104.0893325543913001.277.680.433.717.852.12.769-
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin50S/R29135.401046002030.0412318514131001.8312.301.504.203.900.93.2505.73
2005nullIntl--Rel311142.91270272000151.0137604912561175001.288.150.713.336.962.09.733-
2006nullIntl--S/R32049.97752001021.2342424711113002.0814.122.914.574.571.00.000-
2007Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol20S/R33013.481138004120.2188809120001.317.84--3.925.231.33.000-
2007Orix BuffaloesJap PacIntl-29Rel33255.40909000045.0572927320233001.7111.400.604.004.601.15.286-
2007Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol29Rel330054.0030300000.00220200116.00----54.00--0.00-30.24
2008Monterrey SultanesMexAAA--ST34623.48990000054.0572121123291101.479.440.173.814.801.26.750-
2010Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd-4S/R36413.421174001050.0512019419397001.409.180.723.427.022.05.800-
2011Monterrey SultanesMexAAA--ST37754.88211921010118.013175641064580001.659.990.764.884.420.91.583-
2012Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd-30S/R38534.0217134004080.27441361133463101.338.261.233.685.131.39.625-
2013Quintana Roo TigresMexAAA-ST391311.85440100013.226181849110002.5617.122.635.937.241.22.250-
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter15166.04104337110151262.23351911773711812710181.7211.431.264.034.341.08.4842.29
Minor League Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter88704.3129420985931631310.213797206291055831047521001.499.440.723.997.171.80.557-
AAA Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter56444.572091268350163842.09314744298235661427301.529.920.873.796.541.72.560-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1293.37272701100162.215574617721233401.408.580.393.986.811.71.571-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter994.61232302100136.2149847011571307101.519.810.723.758.562.28.500-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1083.65272701100140.2117725758314712201.427.490.325.319.411.77.556-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103.64862000029.2271612015333001.428.19--4.5510.012.201.000-
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter943.79282080050130.2125615515528510101.358.611.033.585.851.63.692-
Intl Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter13134.13435382010217.1228113100228715111001.449.410.913.596.231.74.500-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter326.9342438008162.0865148932173011.8912.421.304.622.450.53.600-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter965.883514211040105.212974691242623021.6210.991.023.585.281.48.600-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter254.9111110000062.0703534926322041.5410.111.303.754.621.23.286-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter135.401046002030.0412318514131001.8312.301.504.203.900.93.250-
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0054.0030300000.00220200116.00----54.00--0.00--
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0018.0030300103.09662231003.6727.006.006.009.001.50--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13136.0487285910131220.028015914831981068171.7211.431.264.034.341.08.5002.29
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15124.314935142131220.023112010518981759201.499.440.723.997.171.80.556-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin16p2431000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33p254112110000003701000.083.267.083.3501016.200.000.250.20518.7543.752.330.000.000.00
2000Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-p262610011003000600000.100.100.200.3002110.250.100.100.1240.0060.000.000.000.00100.00
2000Nashville SoundsPCLAAApit-p2679000000000500000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0055.560.000.000.000.00
2000Totals for PCL-PCL         33190110030001100000.053.053.105.1582119.125.052.053.0650.0057.890.000.000.00100.00
2000Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit45p261124120002000903001.083.083.083.1662027.133.000.000.0750.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2001Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil-p2790100000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.704100.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln45p2931000001000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin50p29116000000000201000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
2007Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol2033112000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter66432300020031905001.070.130.070.2003051.125.000.070.0005.8837.256.330.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter56221110040011301000.045.087.091.1782124.111.046.091.0004.1754.1713.000.000.00100.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter56221110040011301000.045.087.091.1782124.111.046.091.0004.1754.1713.000.000.00100.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1124120002000903001.083.083.083.1662027.133.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4112110000003701000.083.267.083.3501016.200.000.250.00018.7543.752.330.000.000.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter116000000000201000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter31000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16210657000500747012002.070.130.070.20070125.125.000.070.0005.8837.256.330.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626433300120033803000.045.087.091.1786369.111.046.091.0004.1754.1713.000.000.00100.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1992Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin18P8---2--221.0000.25------8100.013.8
1993Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAmin19P27--6237-3629.8061.07------27100.020.0
1994Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min20P23--624123130.9681.30------23100.017.2
1995New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin21P27--4153-2219.8640.70------27100.019.0
1996Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin22P25--543114948.9801.92------25100.017.4
1996Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22P1-4-------------1100.00.6
1997Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin23P28--3242-2927.9310.96------28100.019.6
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23P6-26-1--111.0000.170.04-----6100.03.7
1998Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin24P9--29211311.8461.22------9100.06.3
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24P28-7518-1991.0000.320.12-----28100.017.3
1999Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn25P2--1---111.0000.50------2100.01.4
1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25P42-6235--881.0000.190.13-----42100.025.9
2000Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn26P26--481-1312.9230.46------26100.018.2
2000Nashville Sounds PCLAAApit26P7--1111-1312.9231.71------7100.04.9
2000Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26P11-6216--771.0000.640.11-----11100.06.8
2000San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26P3-31---111.0000.330.33-----3100.01.9
2001Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn27P31--15--661.0000.19------31100.021.8
2001Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil27P9---3--331.0000.33------9100.06.3
2001Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn27P7---------------7100.05.0
2003Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln29P3---3--331.0001.00------3100.02.1
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29P10430141-65.8330.500.17-----1190.96.2
2007Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol33P11--15--661.0000.55------11100.07.6
2007Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol33P3---------------3100.01.8
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P1044262724113231.9690.300.12-----1040.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P158--1811172136129.9490.82------1580.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--4153-2219.8640.70------270.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P23--624123130.9681.30------230.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--6237-3629.8061.07------270.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8---2--221.0000.25------80.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1992Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin188----------
1993Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAmin1927----------
1994Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min2023----------
1995New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin2127----------
1996Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin2225----------
1996Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin221----------
1997Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin2328----------
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin236----------
1998Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin249----------
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2428----------
1999Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn252----------
1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2542----------
2000Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn2626----------
2000Nashville Sounds PCLAAApit267----------
2000Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2611----------
2000San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn263----------
2001Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn2731----------
2001Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil279----------
2001Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn277----------
2003Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln293----------
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2910----------
2007Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol3311----------
2007Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol333----------

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1992High School All-American - 1st Team (P)1
1995Eastern League All-Star Team (P)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2003-10-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-08-25Purchased by Reds from Monterrey (Mexican). 
2003-04-21Released by Cardinals. 
2002-11-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
2002-03-28Released by Angels. 
2001-11-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
2001-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-08-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
2001-08-05Released by Mets. 
2001-05-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
2001-04-24Released by Giants. 
2001-03-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
2001-03-20Released by Pirates. 
2000-06-28TradeTraded by Padres to Pirates for Andy Bausher. 
1999-12-22TradeTraded by Cubs to Padres for Brandon Pernell. 
1999-03-31Purchased by Cubs from Twins. 
* 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
1992Minnesota Twins-18350,000-------350,000Signing Bonus out of 1992 Draft (1st round - 26th overall)
1996Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll22109,000-78638-957,870109,000459,000
1997Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll23150,000-76638-1,182,177150,000609,000
1998Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll24170,000-81236-1,276,192170,000779,000
1999Chicago CubsTeam Payroll25200,000-80746-1,454,491200,000979,000
2000San Diego PadresTeam Payroll26230,000-66028271,394,248200,0001,209,000
2000Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll26230,000-66026271,394,248200,0001,209,000
2003Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll29300,000-70354-2,163,527300,0001,509,000
2007Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll33380,000-73744-2,459,737380,0001,889,000
* 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