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Doug DrabekTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-1998 MLB Years: 1986-1998
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Rated Prospect
Major Award Winner

PositionsP-473Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDouglas Dean Drabek
Height6-1Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 25,1962 [55.332]PlaceVictoria,Texas
High SchoolSt. Joseph (Victoria,TX)
CollegeUniversity of Houston (Houston,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 11th round (279th overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 4th round (88th overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsTerry Logan
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1986-NYA-#5
MLB DebutMay 30,1986 [23.309]
OrganizationsPIT [6] HOU [4] CHA [3] NYA [3] BAL [1] Awards8Awards Voting4-182
TBC Player ID10893Retrosheet IDdrabd001MLBAM ID113538
RelationshipsFather of Kyle Drabek
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Pittsburgh Pirates in 1990-1992 and Houston Astros in 1993,1995
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts48Walks75Hittable58SO/BB70vsPower58Hitting37Durability83Team.525Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1981HoustonCollegeNCAAFrS/R18533.2616124300177.0653128048330001.467.56--5.593.840.69.625-
1982HoustonCollegeNCAASoRel191000.0024024000097.00000059000--------5.470.001.000-
1983Niagara Falls SoxNYPLA-cha-S/R20673.65161333020103.299524210481037001.428.590.874.178.942.15.462-
1984Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-ST21101.8011000005.03110360001.205.40--5.4010.802.001.000-
1984Glens Falls White SoxEastAAcha-ST211252.24191727320124.2903431644756001.076.500.433.185.411.70.706-
1984Nashville SoundsSouAAnya-ST21122.32440200031.030118110222001.298.710.292.906.392.20.333-
1984Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAA--ST01472.24242229320160.212346407571038001.126.890.393.195.771.81.667-
1985Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-ST221372.99262609200192.2153716412551532001.087.150.562.577.152.78.650-
1986Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-ST23147.29880000042.0503634925230001.7910.711.935.364.930.92.200-
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya34,62S/R23784.10272160020131.212664601350762031.348.610.893.425.191.52.4674.11
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit15ST2411123.88292811100176.0165867622461205101.208.421.122.356.122.61.4783.91
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit15ST251573.08333213100219.0194837521501274161.117.960.862.055.212.54.6823.62
1989Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit15ST2614122.80353418510244.0215837621691233031.167.920.772.544.531.78.5383.76
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit15ST272262.76333309300231.0190787115561316031.067.390.582.185.102.34.7863.28
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit15ST2815143.07353505200234.2245928016621425031.319.400.612.385.452.29.5173.36
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit15ST2915112.773434010400256.22188479175417711161.067.640.601.896.213.28.5772.97
1993Houston AstrosNLMLBhou15ST309183.79343407200237.2242108100186015712031.279.160.682.275.952.62.3333.45
1994Houston AstrosNLMLBhou15ST311262.84232306200164.2132585214451212021.077.210.772.466.612.69.6673.62
1995Houston AstrosNLMLBhou15ST321094.77313102100185.02051049818541438181.409.970.882.636.962.65.5263.83
1996Houston AstrosNLMLBhou15ST33794.57303001000175.02081028921601379071.5310.681.083.087.032.28.4384.31
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha15ST3412115.74313100000169.017010910830698512241.419.041.593.674.521.23.5225.70
1998Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-ST35000.0011000005.0000003000--------5.400.00--
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal15ST356117.29232121010108.213890882029551051.5411.431.662.404.561.90.3535.46
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1551343.73398387115321402530.02448114110522467041594806531.248.690.872.505.662.26.5360.90
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter34253.217570521540502.04252051803818538517001.217.590.683.306.872.08.576-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter147.29880000042.0503634925230001.7910.711.935.364.930.92.200-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter26142.625048218520352.02731161031910925310001.086.950.482.786.442.32.650-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101.8011000005.03110360001.205.40--5.4010.802.001.000-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter673.65161333020103.299524210481037001.428.590.874.178.942.15.462-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1531.454012283001174.0653128048920000.653.36--2.484.751.92.833-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter92623.0219919633616101360.21227506457112337820343211.158.100.742.235.422.43.597-
Houston Astros Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter38424.00118118016500761.278737233971219558311201.329.290.842.586.582.55.475-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12115.74313100000169.017010910830698512241.419.041.593.674.521.23.522-
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter784.10272160020131.212664601350762031.348.610.893.425.191.52.467-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6117.29232121010108.213890882029551051.5411.431.662.404.561.90.353-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13123.73353415200220.0212999121611387151.248.690.872.505.662.26.5200.90
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15113.21333129220220.0186897917811687001.217.590.683.306.872.08.577-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit15p2430592710040022417101.119.159.136.2958170.194.017.051.1392.8634.2912.000.000.0014.29
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit15p25337641332050012525000.171.203.263.46620584.255.092.105.2111.1929.7625.000.000.0038.46
1989Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit15p2640771810030131416000.104.148.117.2659187.127.013.039.1303.4516.094.670.000.0012.50
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit15p27338481820160042517000.214.258.274.53223396.293.060.107.2464.1726.046.251.0484.0016.67
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit15p28368461510020012804000.179.188.190.37816189.268.011.024.1731.1231.4628.000.000.006.67
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit15p29358951430060022808000.157.176.191.36717399.230.034.056.1692.0228.2814.000.000.0021.43
1993Houston AstrosNLMLBhou15p3034712620130022209003.085.110.155.26511382.104.070.099.1202.4426.8311.001.2271.0050.00
1994Houston AstrosNLMLBhou15p31245841401060001024100.241.262.276.53816165.286.035.034.2420.0015.380.000.000.007.14
1995Houston AstrosNLMLBhou15p32336041430080021708000.233.258.283.54117370.326.050.083.2442.8624.298.500.000.0021.43
1996Houston AstrosNLMLBhou15p33325651010030001207001.179.179.196.37511163.227.017.018.1670.0019.050.000.000.0010.00
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha15p3421100000000101000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal15p3511000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter333716421191732460117207766205.166.193.207.40014822808.230.041.063.0002.1025.6212.180.25358.0018.49
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter20746926751121260113144537101.160.191.198.3899314525.228.038.064.0002.4827.4311.080.19469.0018.67
Houston Astros Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter12324515446112000461228104.180.198.224.422558280.234.044.061.0001.4321.7915.250.36245.0018.18
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter21100000000101000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162348205881122008101332102.166.193.207.4007211393.230.041.063.0002.1025.6212.180.25358.0018.49

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Niagara Falls Sox NYPLA-cha20P16--813422521.8401.31------16100.021.6
1984Appleton Foxes MidwAcha21P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1984Glens Falls White Sox EastAAcha21P19--10111-2221.9551.11------19100.013.8
1984Nashville Sounds SouAAnya21P4--232175.7141.25------4100.02.7
1985Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya22P26--1025313835.9211.35------26100.018.7
1986Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya23P8--46-110101.0001.25------8100.05.8
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya23P27-131513--18181.0000.670.14-----27100.016.7
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24P29-17624232-4947.9591.620.27-----3096.717.9
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25P33-2192921665650.8931.520.23-----33100.020.6
1989Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26P35-24424342-6058.9671.660.24-----4087.521.6
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27P33-2312536116261.9841.850.26-----33100.020.4
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28P35-2342741517368.9321.940.29-----3697.221.6
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29P34-2562936346865.9561.910.25-----3597.121.0
1993Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30P34-2371932-251511.0001.500.22-----34100.021.0
1994Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31P23-1642128325249.9422.130.30-----2495.820.0
1995Houston AstrosNLMLBhou32P31-1852420234644.9571.420.24-----3393.921.5
1996Houston AstrosNLMLBhou33P30-17517233-4340.9301.330.23-----3293.818.5
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34P31-16914201-3534.9711.100.20-----31100.019.3
1998Bowie Baysox EastAAbal35P1--11--221.0002.00------1100.00.7
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35P23-108815112423.9581.000.21-----23100.014.2
MLB Totals for P - 13 season(s)-   P398-25292663422920637608.9541.530.24-----3980.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--46-110101.0001.25------80.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P50--2340626963.9131.26------500.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P16--813422521.8401.31------160.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Niagara Falls Sox NYPLA-cha2016----------
1984Appleton Foxes MidwAcha211----------
1984Glens Falls White Sox EastAAcha2119----------
1984Nashville Sounds SouAAnya214----------
1985Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya2226----------
1986Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya238----------
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya2327----------
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2429----------
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2533----------
1989Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2635----------
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2733----------
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2835----------
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2934----------
1993Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3034----------
1994Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3123----------
1995Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3231----------
1996Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3330----------
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3431----------
1998Bowie Baysox EastAAbal351----------
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3523----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1990Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB27111.6521016.112331300.936.610.001.657.164.330.00.500
1991Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB28110.6021015.010151001.006.000.003.006.002.000.00.500
1992Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB29033.7130017.01877201.479.530.003.711.060.290.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs252.05707200048.34001101525001.147.450.002.794.661.670.00.286

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1990Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB2726010000000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1991Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB2825011001000200000.200.200.400.600215.333.200.2000.0040.000.000.000.00100.00
1992Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB2936000000001400000.000.143.000.143007.000.000.16714.2957.144.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs717021001001800000.118.167.176.3433118.222.058.1185.5644.448.000.000.0050.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2010Yakima BearsNwstA-Minorari47Pitching Coach764333.566--2Bob DidierLost in Semi-Finals
2011Visalia RawhideCalifA+Minorari48Pitching Coach1406377.45027.05Jason Hardtke
2012Visalia RawhideCalifA+Minorari49Pitching Coach1406476.45711.04Jason Hardtke
2013Hillsboro HopsNwstA-Minorari50Pitching Coach763442.44713.03Audo Vicente
2014Hillsboro HopsNwstA-Minorari51Pitching Coach764828.632--1J.R. HouseLeague Champions
2015Hillsboro HopsNwstA-Minorari52Pitching Coach764531.592--1Shelley DuncanLeague Champions
2016Mobile BayBearsSouAAMinorari53Pitching Coach1386573.47115.04Rob Hammock
2017Jackson GeneralsSouAAMinorari54Pitching Coach1407169.50720.03J.R. House
2018Jackson GeneralsSouAAMinorari55Pitching Coach000.000--0Shelley Duncan
* 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

Awards [8]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1987National League Player of the Week (August 24-August 30) ... NL Pitcher of the Month (August)2
1990National League Cy Young Award ... National League Player of the Week (September 3-September 9) ... NL Pitcher of the Month (August) ... NL Pitcher of the Month (July)4
1994NL Pitcher of the Month (May)1
1995National League Player of the Week (July 24-July 30)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1998-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-12-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1997-10-30Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-01-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1996-11-18Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-12-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1992-10-26Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-11-26TradeTraded by Yankees with Logan Easley and Brian Fisher to Pirates for Pat Clements, Cecilio Guante and Rick Rhoden. 
1984-08-13TradeTraded by White Sox with Kevin Hickey to Yankees for Roy Smalley. 
* 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
1986New York YankeesTeam Payroll2360,000-61433-386,34760,00060,000
1987Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll2485,000-4452337344,90660,000145,000
1988Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll25160,000-4071842392,10762,500305,000
1989Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll26325,000-3301659429,80262,500630,000
1990Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll271,100,000-127382++515,727100,0001,730,000
1991Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll283,350,000-14199++742,231100,0005,080,000
1992Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll294,500,000-82100++962,245109,0009,580,000
1993Houston AstrosTeam Payroll304,250,000-32197++968,431109,00013,830,000
1994Houston AstrosTeam Payroll314,275,000-32197++957,101109,00018,105,000
1995Houston AstrosTeam Payroll325,000,000-33297++999,520109,00023,105,000
1996Houston AstrosTeam Payroll335,050,000-35197++957,870109,00028,155,000
1997Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll341,300,000-2531272++1,182,177150,00029,455,000
1998Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll351,663,162-2401774++1,276,192170,00031,118,162
* 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