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Gary CooperTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-1995 MLB Years: 1991-1991
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PositionsOF-410, 3B-409, 1B-134, SS-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGary Clifton Cooper
Height6-1Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 13,1964 [53.257]PlaceLynwood,California
CollegeBrigham Young University (Provo,UT)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 7th round (172nd overall) of the 1986 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsTom WheelerWalt Matthews
MLB DebutSeptember 15,1991 [27.033]
OrganizationsHOU [7] PIT [1] CIN [1] DET [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID10172Retrosheet IDcoopg001MLBAM ID112654
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed46Power82Contact50XBH78RBIs85Runs57Hitting78Durability71Team.499Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983Brigham YoungCollegeFr3b1859196657882948133473000000.398.514.5971.11111719243.439.199.490.49119.3412.350.643.7021.7824.36
1984Brigham YoungCollegeSo3b195921684861331056254433600000.398.498.6251.12313526259.447.227.523.49416.6013.900.843.8621.6030.23
1985Brigham YoungCollegeJr3b2070264991112242284346523700000.420.516.7841.30020748316.434.364.667.55216.4611.710.716.9612.0043.24
1986Brigham YoungCollegeSr3b215420172841501861236442500000.418.522.7611.28315333245.418.343.647.54717.9610.200.577.3511.1739.29
1986Auburn AstrosNYPLA-hou-of217627552861631154164474720200.313.414.513.92714130326.342.200.415.41014.4214.421.003.3725.0034.88
1987Osceola AstrosFSLA+hou-of-1b2212342766119174474145666954520.279.378.365.74315625507.320.086.262.33713.0213.611.050.79106.7521.01
1988Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-of2314047465128257769137878744700.270.383.397.78018839576.313.127.323.35615.1015.101.001.2267.7130.47
1989Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of241183765110223315057486941520.271.356.356.71213427434.325.085.207.32711.0615.901.440.23376.0026.47
1990Osceola AstrosFSLA+hou-of25826444002003310100.154.258.308.5668431.167.154.269.2609.689.681.000.000.00100.00
1990Columbus MudcatsSouAAhou-1b-of255416029427083012303010100.263.380.456.8367315192.276.193.375.37815.6315.631.004.1720.0035.71
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         62186334611083212333320200.247.363.435.7988119223.259.188.360.36214.8014.801.003.5923.2541.30
1991Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-3b-of26120406861242561475786610732550.305.402.500.90220345482.379.195.355.39813.6922.201.622.9029.0036.29
1991Houston AstrosNLMLBhou363b26916141002003600000.250.368.313.6815119.400.063.250.32315.7931.582.000.000.0025.00
1992Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-3b271274646613931397386478633700.300.363.438.80120343524.346.138.244.3618.9716.411.831.7251.5630.94
1993Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-3b281023496694272166323528844320.269.368.496.86417345412.315.227.372.37912.6221.361.693.8821.8147.87
1994Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-3b-1b29762264373193103673375742006.323.427.566.99312832269.396.243.425.43013.7521.191.543.7222.6043.84
1995Jacksonville SunsSouAAdet-3b309933766932211866845983603411.276.390.507.89717141405.314.231.418.39014.5720.491.414.4418.7244.09
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter916141002003600000.250.368.313.6815119.400.063.250.00015.7931.582.000.000.0025.00
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter104335205941004216329859281495427263720391517.285.383.448.83115783464158.331.163.326.00013.0417.461.342.3635.9234.46
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter54318213125321251750297292725040718122096.292.379.462.8418411922121.348.170.308.00011.7919.191.632.3636.4236.09
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter29397116026354833165221317620011411411.271.385.445.830432951173.307.174.365.00015.0017.051.142.8129.4236.12
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13145370123214476145697264620.272.371.362.73316429538.311.090.263.00012.8313.381.040.74113.2523.58
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7627552861631154164474720200.313.414.513.92714130326.342.200.415.00014.4214.421.003.3725.0034.88
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter24287732035958959249951918612800000.409.513.6981.2116121261063.435.289.587.00017.5012.040.695.5514.8635.10
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter916141002003600000.250.368.313.6815119.400.063.250.00015.7931.582.000.000.0025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622881872180036005410800000.250.368.313.6819018342.400.063.250.00015.7931.582.000.000.0025.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625479215634515921388411363623.285.383.448.83124554646.331.163.326.00013.0417.461.342.3635.9234.46

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1994Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-Rel29000.0020200202.00000210001.00----9.004.500.50--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0020200202.00000210001.00----9.004.500.50--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0020200202.00000210001.00----9.004.500.50--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.002200220002200220.000002201100001.00----9.004.500.50--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1986Auburn Astros NYPLA-hou21OF67--927--99991.0001.48------7688.288.2
1986Auburn Astros NYPLA-hou211B5--354134039.9757.80------766.66.6
1987Osceola Astros FSLA+hou22OF66--9511-9796.9901.45------12353.747.5
1987Osceola Astros FSLA+hou221B37--30516426325321.9888.68------12330.126.6
1987Osceola Astros FSLA+hou223B25--2134425955.9322.20------12320.318.0
1988Columbus Astros SouAAhou23OF84--157711165164.9941.95------14060.058.7
1988Columbus Astros SouAAhou233B33--2361659084.9332.55------14023.623.1
1988Columbus Astros SouAAhou231B22--17510417189185.9798.41------14015.715.4
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou24OF100--20223-207204.9862.04------11884.770.4
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou243B3--1---111.0000.33------1182.52.1
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou241B1--7--1771.0007.00------1180.80.7
1990Osceola Astros FSLA+hou25OF1--5---551.0005.00------812.50.7
1990Columbus Mudcats SouAAhou25OF9--151--16161.0001.78------5416.76.3
1990Columbus Mudcats SouAAhou251B9--575276462.9696.89------5416.76.3
1990Columbus Mudcats SouAAhou253B6--39121312.9232.00------5411.14.2
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou263B60--33118611157151.9622.52------12050.042.9
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou26OF40--5521-5857.9831.43------12033.328.6
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou261B17--95515101100.9905.88------12014.212.1
1991Houston AstrosNLMLBhou263B4--321-65.8331.25------944.42.5
1992Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou273B96--521532323228205.8992.14------12775.666.7
1992Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou271B19--14913211164162.9888.53------12715.013.2
1992Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou27OF12--171--18181.0001.50------1279.48.3
1993Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit283B73--381531423205191.9322.62------10271.650.7
1993Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit28OF30--491--50501.0001.67------10229.420.8
1993Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit28SS1--21-2331.0003.00------1021.00.7
1994Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin293B34--2895115134123.9183.62------7644.723.8
1994Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin291B19--1306-161361361.0007.16------7625.013.3
1994Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin29OF1--1---111.0001.00------761.30.7
1995Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet303B75--38162911209200.9572.67------9975.852.1
1995Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet301B5--383-341411.0008.20------995.13.5
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B4--321-65.8331.25------40.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B266--1525195462725671.9262.52------2660.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF183--32464-334330.9881.80------1830.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B56--38124333408405.9937.23------560.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--21-2331.0003.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B114--642321618312296.9492.60------1140.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF93--172811181180.9941.94------930.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B36--27018627294288.9808.00------360.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF67--10011-102101.9901.51------670.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B37--30516426325321.9888.68------370.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B25--2134425955.9322.20------250.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF67--927--99991.0001.48------670.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B5--354134039.9757.80------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1986Auburn Astros NYPLA-hou21--5------67-
1987Osceola Astros FSLA+hou22--37--25---66-
1988Columbus Astros SouAAhou23--22--33---84-
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou24--1--3---100-
1990Osceola Astros FSLA+hou25---------1-
1990Columbus Mudcats SouAAhou25--9--6---9-
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou26--17--60---40-
1991Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26-----4-----
1992Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou27--19--96---12-
1993Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit28----173---30-
1994Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin29--19--34---1-
1995Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet30--5--75-----

Salaries

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1991Houston AstrosTeam Payroll26100,000-62032-742,231100,000100,000
* 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