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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Rikard Dempsey
Stat Years
1967-1992  [mlb] 1969-1992
Height/Weight
6-0 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (1633) ... OF (23) ... DH (22) ... 1B (3) ... P (2) ... 3B (1)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
High School
Crespi Carmelite (Encino,CA)
Colleges
Los Angeles Pierce College (Woodland Hills, California)
Draft
Selected by the Minnesota Twins in Round #15 (#297 overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1969-09-23 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.010)
Service Time
Organizations
BAL [12] NYA [4] MIN [4] LAN [3] CLE [1] MIL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10670 ... retro id: dempr001 ... mlbam id: 113264
Relations
Uncle of Gregg Zaun, Father of John Dempsey
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1967Gulf Coast TwinsGCLRk----17c---14010292143091071200000.206.257.304.561109317.000.098.0006.4211.011.710.00.0033.3
    1968AuburnNYPLA-----18c---273270487910776130233900000.293.348.459.80729312424.000.166.0007.8513.311.7038.62.3930.4
    1968Wisconsin RapidsMidwA----18c---211351282016001700000.229.250.371.62136133.000.142.0002.7819.447.0035.02.7837.5
    1969Wisconsin RapidsMidwA----19c---350151355511263170251200000.364.455.5831.0381768819.000.219.00014.206.820.4825.23.4134.5
    1969Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3819cL-S-E-P356131000001000000.500.571.6671.238741.333.167.50014.290.000.000.00.0033.3
    1970CharlotteSouAA----20c---4105351288620644240356600000.245.313.370.68338613030.000.125.0009.0717.101.8987.81.0434.9
    1970Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3820cL-S-E-P457100000001100001.000.125.000.125800.143.000.00012.5012.501.000.00.000.0
    1971CharlotteSouAA----21c---5105338398216284730422800000.243.326.373.69938012626.000.130.00011.057.370.6742.22.1131.7
    1971Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2521cL-S-E-P5613241000001100001.308.357.385.7421451.154.077.3337.147.141.000.00.0025.0
    1972TacomaPCLAAA----22c---64816113386231820122700000.236.289.354.6431735711.000.118.0006.9415.612.2553.71.7329.0
    1972Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2522cL-S-E-P62540081000006801002.200.304.225.5294791.175.025.25012.7717.021.330.00.0012.5
    1973SyracuseILAAA----23c---7122387539614464711054300000.248.258.351.60939213624.000.103.0001.2810.978.6064.51.5325.0
    1973New York YankeesALMLBnya4623cL-S-E-P7611020000001301001.182.250.182.4321320.091.000.2507.6923.083.000.00.000.0
    1974New York YankeesALMLBnya4624cL-S-E-P843109122630212108701105.239.288.321.609119355.165.082.2386.725.880.8854.51.6819.2
    1975New York YankeesALMLBnya4625c-dhL-S-E-P97114518388011100211503115.262.353.338.691170499.221.076.28512.358.820.71145.00.5923.7
    1976New York YankeesALMLBnya4626cL-S-E-P102142150002005401000.119.213.119.3324850.119.000.13210.428.330.800.00.000.0
    1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2426cL-S-E-P105917411372001011131723002.213.275.224.499192392.086.011.2366.778.851.310.00.005.4
    1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2427cL-S-E-P119127027617433423343425319.226.314.315.6293148514.211.089.24610.8310.831.0090.00.9623.0
    1978Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2428cL-S-E-P1213644141114250632734854036211.259.327.356.68349815731.215.097.2799.6410.841.1373.51.2027.2
    1979Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2429cL-S-E-P131243684888230641013837034112.239.307.351.65841312929.212.112.2499.208.960.9761.31.4533.0
    1980Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2430cL-S-E-P141193625195263940313645341111.262.333.425.75840615438.268.163.2788.8711.081.2540.22.2240.0
    1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2431cL-S-E-P1592251245410161501323613015.215.306.335.6412878417.243.120.23011.1512.541.1341.82.0931.5
    1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2432cL-S-E-P161253443588151536034637075110.256.339.349.68840212021.218.093.27011.449.200.8068.81.2423.9
    1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2433cL-S-E-P17128347338016243211405435519.231.311.323.63440011222.207.092.25910.0013.501.3586.81.0027.5
    1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2434cL-S-E-P1810933037761101134124058154011.230.312.364.67638012022.252.134.24510.5315.261.4530.02.8929.0
    1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2435cL-S-E-P191323625492190125201508715202.254.345.406.75142014731.287.152.30211.9020.711.7430.22.8633.7
    1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2436cL-S-E-P201223274268151132910457837005.208.309.379.68838212429.312.171.23311.7820.421.7325.13.4042.7
    1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2437cL-S-E-P216014116251001900232914104.177.295.270.5651703811.255.093.21413.5317.061.26141.00.5944.0
    1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1738cL-S-E-P2277167254213073010254400604.251.338.455.7931987620.359.204.28712.6322.221.7623.93.5447.6
    1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1739cL-S-E-P237915116277041610303711035.179.319.305.6241834611.331.126.20916.3920.221.2337.82.1940.7
    1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1740cL-S-E-P246212813255021510232900008.195.318.281.599151367.273.086.23715.2319.211.2664.01.3228.0
    1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil1441cL-S-E-P256114715345042102232001317.231.329.347.676174519.259.116.23813.2211.490.8736.82.3026.5
    1992Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2442cL-S-E-P2689210000002100001.111.273.111.3841110.222.000.12518.189.090.500.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (25 yrs)1766469252510932231296471201959273618634213131.233.319.347.66654071628331.240.114.25610.9513.611.2448.91.7830.3
    American League Totals (22 yrs)154842464719991981283410171951462617623610114.235.318.346.66448751470293.232.111.25610.5412.841.2251.21.7029.3
    National League Totals (3 yrs)218446549425013613078110116317.211.326.354.68053215838.325.143.24614.6620.681.4134.32.4440.4
    Minor League Totals554179523746583263526131015023400000.259.316.393.7091945705144.235.134.2827.7112.031.5651.31.8031.0
    Minor: Rk Totals4010292143091071200000.206.257.304.561109317.176.098.2336.4211.011.710.00.0033.3
    Minor: A- Totals73270487910776130233900000.293.348.459.80729312424.263.166.3217.8513.311.7038.62.3930.4
    Minor: A Totals61186476313273770261900000.339.420.543.96321210122.382.204.35012.268.960.7326.63.3034.9
    Minor: AA Totals21068967168368128970779400000.244.320.372.69276625656.250.128.26810.0512.271.2257.41.5733.3
    Minor: AAA Totals17054866134206965130177000000.245.267.352.61956519335.162.107.2673.0112.394.1260.91.5926.1
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (12 yrs)1245358540585416912753551617424538165030888.238.319.355.67441051272256.235.117.25910.3313.111.2747.81.8330.0
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (3 yrs)218446549425013613078110116317.211.326.354.68053215838.325.143.24614.6620.681.4134.32.4440.4
    New York Yankees Totals (4 yrs)1413073171110325103529062111.231.308.296.6043509114.182.065.24510.008.290.83102.30.8619.7
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (1 yrs)6114715345042102232001317.231.329.347.676174519.259.116.23813.2211.490.8736.82.3026.5
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)6014116251001900232914104.177.295.270.5651703811.255.093.21413.5317.061.26141.00.5944.0
    Minnesota Twins Totals (4 yrs)416641530000091001004.227.320.273.59376183.182.046.26811.8413.161.110.00.0020.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil14411Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.5020002202.03110100002.0013.500.004.500.004.500.00.000
    1991MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----411Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.5020002202.03110100002.0013.500.004.500.004.500.00.000
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)004.5020002202.03110100002.0013.500.004.500.004.500.00.000
    American League Totals (1 yrs)004.5020002202.03110100002.0013.500.004.500.004.500.00.000
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (1 yrs)004.5020002202.03110100002.0013.500.004.500.004.500.00.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1969Minnesota TwinsALMLB19C300.0501065.8331.700.001.960.04
    1970Minnesota TwinsALMLB20C300.0120101312.9234.000.001.960.04
    1971Minnesota TwinsALMLB21C600.0304203634.9445.700.003.8100.05
    1972Minnesota TwinsALMLB22C230113.0675107372.9863.100.6414.992.04
    1973New York YankeesALMLB23C5031.09020119.8181.800.293.183.33
    1974New York YankeesALMLB24C3100.01522240178174.9785.600.0019.172.12
    1974New York YankeesALMLB24OF200.0000000.0000.000.001.24.79
    1974New York YankeesALMLB24DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.310
    1975New York YankeesALMLB25C1900.0768208684.9774.400.0011.926.83
    1975New York YankeesALMLB253B100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.43
    1975New York YankeesALMLB25OF800.0161111817.9442.100.005.011.39
    1975New York YankeesALMLB25DH1800.0000000.0000.000.0011.325.45
    1976Baltimore OriolesALMLB26C5800.02633448301297.9875.100.0035.898.32
    1976New York YankeesALMLB26C900.03950044441.0004.900.005.742.94
    1976New York YankeesALMLB26OF400.06100771.0001.800.002.519.010
    1976Baltimore OriolesALMLB26OF300.0000000.0000.000.001.95.18
    1977Baltimore OriolesALMLB27C9100.0416521110479468.9775.100.0056.5100.01
    1978Baltimore OriolesALMLB28C13500.0636791114726715.9855.300.0083.999.31
    1979Baltimore OriolesALMLB29C12400.061581713703696.9905.600.0078.0100.01
    1980Baltimore OriolesALMLB30C11200.05315488593585.9875.200.0069.194.11
    1980Baltimore OriolesALMLB301B200.01010211111.0005.500.001.21.74
    1980Baltimore OriolesALMLB30OF600.03000331.0000.500.003.75.08
    1980Baltimore OriolesALMLB30DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.88
    1981Baltimore OriolesALMLB31C9000.03843516420419.9984.700.0085.797.81
    1981Baltimore OriolesALMLB31DH100.0000000.0000.000.001.01.17
    1982Baltimore OriolesALMLB32C12400.04914658542537.9914.300.0076.599.21
    1982Baltimore OriolesALMLB32DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.87
    1983Baltimore OriolesALMLB33C12800.05916527658656.9975.100.0079.0100.01
    1984Baltimore OriolesALMLB34C10800.04534345500496.9924.600.0066.799.11
    1985Baltimore OriolesALMLB35C13100.05754985632624.9874.800.0081.499.21
    1986Baltimore OriolesALMLB36C12100.06595379719712.9905.900.0074.799.21
    1987Cleveland IndiansALMLB37C5900.02931853316311.9845.300.0036.498.32
    1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB38C7400.03332944366362.9894.900.0046.096.12
    1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB39C6200.02653554305300.9844.800.0038.878.52
    1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB40C5300.02132723242240.9924.500.0032.785.52
    1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLB41C5600.02462324271269.9934.800.0034.691.82
    1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLB411B100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.65
    1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLB41P202.0000000.0000.000.001.23.319
    1992Baltimore OriolesALMLB42C800.01310014141.0001.800.004.9100.04
    MLB Totals - (C)1633014473677689911182348135.9885.0056.490.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)3001010211111.0003.700.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)2300252112827.9641.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)202000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)2200000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1969MLB-3---------
    1970MLB-3---------
    1971MLB-6---------
    1972MLB-23---------
    1973MLB-5---------
    1974MLB-31-------21
    1975MLB-19--1----818
    1976MLB-67-------7-
    1977MLB-91---------
    1978MLB-135---------
    1979MLB-124---------
    1980MLB-1122------61
    1981MLB-90--------1
    1982MLB-124--------1
    1983MLB-128---------
    1984MLB-108---------
    1985MLB-131---------
    1986MLB-121---------
    1987MLB-59---------
    1988MLB-74---------
    1989MLB-62---------
    1990MLB-53---------
    1991MLB2561--------
    1992MLB-8---------
    Totals216333-1----2322