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Dan DriessenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1970-1987 MLB Years: 1973-1987
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World Series Champion

Positions1B-1454, 3B-213, OF-53Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDaniel Driessen
Height5-11Weight190BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 29,1951 [67.021]PlaceHilton Head Island,South Carolina
High SchoolHardeeville (Hardeeville,SC)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1969 by the Cincinnati Reds.
Signing ScoutsBill Jamison
MLB DebutJune 9,1973 [21.316]
OrganizationsCIN [15] MON [2] SFN [2] SLN [1] HOU [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-2
TBC Player ID10917Retrosheet IDdried001MLBAM ID113567
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (3B) in 1973
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed62Power71Contact69XBH70RBIs73Runs48Hitting64Durability57Team.542Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1970TampaFSLA+-1893242285421020000000000.223.223.240.463583242.223.017.017.2090.000.000.000.000.005.56
1971TampaFSLA+-1913646872153279462000000000.327.327.449.77621040468.321.122.122.3480.000.000.000.85117.0026.14
1972Three RiversEastAA-2013648162155374465000000000.322.322.441.76321245481.317.119.119.3450.000.000.000.83120.2529.03
1973IndianapolisAmerAAA-21471814274144646000000000.409.409.6301.03911424181.389.221.221.4620.000.000.003.3130.1732.43
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin223b211023664911015244783243721148.301.346.385.73114121394.325.084.164.3316.099.391.541.0291.5019.09
1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin223b2215047063132236756105486211359.281.347.400.74718836523.309.119.232.3409.1811.851.291.3467.1427.27
1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin221b-of2388210385981738103353020228.281.386.429.8159016249.297.148.348.37414.0612.050.862.8130.0027.12
1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin221b249821932541117441414332006211.247.362.402.7648819268.253.155.411.35316.0411.940.742.6131.2935.19
1977Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin221b2515153675161314179131136485305812.300.375.468.84325152608.328.168.321.36910.5313.981.332.8031.5332.30
1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin221b261535246813123316702897579436713.250.345.397.74220842612.264.147.326.33612.2512.911.052.6132.7532.06
1979Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin221b271505157212924318751156277327116.250.330.414.74421345589.260.164.295.32710.5313.071.243.0628.6134.88
1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin221b2815452481139361147419693686091714.265.377.418.79521951632.277.153.355.35214.7210.760.732.2237.4336.69
1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin221b2982233355514073324403122335.236.349.386.7359021280.242.150.313.33814.2911.070.782.5033.2938.18
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin221b30149516641392511757116826220688.269.368.421.78921743606.275.152.320.35213.5310.230.762.8130.3530.94
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin221b311223865710717112576475510061012.277.390.420.81016230467.289.143.342.36116.0610.920.682.5732.1728.04
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin221b3281218276113072821372500425.280.378.436.8149520259.284.156.330.36514.299.650.682.7031.1432.79
1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon241b3251169204311093201171501165.254.321.479.8008120188.233.225.320.3449.047.980.884.7918.7846.51
1984Totals for NL-NL         132387471042401660225440015810.269.354.455.80917640447.262.186.326.35612.088.950.743.5824.1938.46
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon221b3391312317818062522332921298.250.324.365.68911424350.258.115.221.3029.438.290.881.7152.0030.77
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn251b335418122428032200172210332.232.297.326.6235911202.245.094.188.2778.4210.891.291.4960.3326.19
1985Totals for NL-NL         145493531202609472250513151210.243.314.351.66517335552.253.108.209.2939.069.241.021.6354.7829.17
1986Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-1b3470237357021053533412600470.295.394.447.84110626282.310.152.325.36814.549.220.631.7747.4037.14
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn251b341516232000004400010.188.350.313.6635220.250.125.375.29420.0020.001.000.000.0066.67
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou231b341724571013005200010.292.414.458.87211229.286.166.375.38217.246.900.403.4524.0028.57
1986Totals for NL-NL         32407103013009600020.250.388.400.78816449.273.150.375.34718.3712.240.672.0440.0040.00
1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-1b355817630439173520312400470.244.351.426.7777517211.242.182.369.32914.6911.370.773.3225.1439.53
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln231b35246051420111007800112.233.309.317.62619368.250.084.200.27810.2911.761.141.4760.0021.43
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1732547974614642822315376315463761719281165100128.267.356.411.76722514586344.281.144.299.00012.0011.330.942.4135.8131.28
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter54017852695491101926263537250008140.308.333.434.7677751551865.305.126.168.0003.862.680.691.3968.6528.23
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17559410718744518116537250008140.315.384.497.88129567674.316.182.306.00010.687.420.692.6733.0035.83
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13648162155374465000000000.322.322.441.76321245481.317.119.119.0000.000.000.000.83120.2529.03
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2297101002072910482000000000.292.292.377.66926843710.288.085.086.0000.000.000.000.56177.5020.77
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter14804717661127724023133670152606786392595879111.271.361.416.77719623965487.286.145.308.00012.3611.650.942.4235.4731.01
Montreal Expos Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1424815112129015572350442231513.252.323.405.72819544538.249.153.256.0009.298.180.882.7932.0736.36
San Francisco Giants Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter69197244510032200212610342.228.302.325.6276413222.246.097.203.0009.4611.711.241.3565.6728.89
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter246051420111007800112.233.309.317.62619368.250.084.200.00010.2911.761.141.4760.0021.43
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1724571013005200010.292.414.458.87211229.286.166.375.00017.246.900.403.4524.0028.57
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625127013726214711467167316912.267.356.411.76721143593.281.144.299.00012.0011.330.942.4135.8131.28
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625368116533687921221500240.308.333.434.76723347560.305.126.168.0003.862.680.691.3968.6528.23

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin213B87-651621501219224212.9462.440.33-----10285.353.7
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin211B36-109977-111041041.0002.890.95-----10235.322.2
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin21OF1-11---111.0001.001.00-----1021.00.6
1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin223B126--671922419283259.9152.06------15084.077.8
1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin221B47--11814218134132.9852.81------15031.329.0
1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22OF3--1---111.0000.33------1502.01.9
1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin231B41--26820434292288.9867.02------8846.625.3
1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23OF29--41-1-4241.9761.41------8833.017.9
1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241B40--29121133313312.9977.80------9840.824.7
1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24OF20--2321-2625.9621.25------9820.412.3
1977Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin251B148--118275711612641257.9948.49------15198.091.4
1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin261B151--12649369213631357.9968.99------15398.793.8
1979Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin271B143--128979911213771368.9939.57------15095.388.8
1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin281B151--134985711514411434.9959.50------15498.193.2
1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin291B74--55830354591588.9957.95------8290.268.5
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin301B144--123978312313201317.9989.15------14996.688.9
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin311B112--91771473992988.9968.82------12291.869.1
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin321B70--50729531541536.9917.66------8186.443.2
1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon321B45--36323238388386.9958.58------5188.228.0
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon331B88--80464379871868.9979.86------9196.754.7
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn331B49--39927132427426.9988.69------5490.730.2
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou341B56--49530837533525.9859.38------7080.039.2
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou341B12--523-555551.0004.58------1770.67.4
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn341B4--253--28281.0007.00------1526.72.5
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln351B22--1649217175173.9897.86------5837.915.7
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln351B21--14110113152151.9937.19------2487.513.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 15 season(s)-   1B1376-10910863732589791165311595.9958.43106.38-----13760.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B213-6511293423638507471.9292.210.72-----2130.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF53-16622-7068.9711.2868.00-----530.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B78--659391054708698.9868.95------780.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin21--36--87---1-
1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22--47--126---3-
1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23--41------29-
1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24--40------20-
1977Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25--148--------
1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26--151--------
1979Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27--143--------
1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28--151--------
1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29--74--------
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30--144--------
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31--112--------
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32--70--------
1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon32--45--------
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon33--88--------
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33--49--------
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou34--56--------
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou34--12--------
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn34--4--------
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln35--22--------
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln35--21--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973Cincinnati RedsChamp. SeriesMLB21412021001000200000.167.167.250.4173112.200.083.0830.0016.670.000.000.0050.00
1975Cincinnati RedsWorld SeriesMLB2322000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1976Cincinnati RedsChamp. SeriesMLB2411000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1976Cincinnati RedsWorld SeriesMLB24414452011102000000.357.438.7141.15210316.308.357.57112.500.000.006.2514.0060.00
1979Cincinnati RedsChamp. SeriesMLB27312110000001300000.083.154.083.2371013.111.000.0837.6923.083.000.000.000.00
1987St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB35512132001001100000.250.308.417.7255213.273.167.2507.697.691.000.000.0066.67
1987St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB35413332001001100000.231.286.385.6715214.250.154.2317.147.141.000.000.0066.67
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 4 yrs1337263002002600000.162.205.243.4489339.194.081.1355.1315.383.000.000.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs1029784012103100000.276.344.517.86115532.259.241.3799.383.130.333.1329.0062.50

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1982National League Player of the Week (May 31-June 6)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-11-09Released by Cardinals. 
1987-06-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1986-10-24Released by Astros. 
1986-06-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1986-05-01Released by Giants. 
1985-08-01TradeTraded by Expos to Giants for Scot Thompson and Bill Laskey. 
1984-07-26TradeTraded by Reds to Expos for Jim Jefferson and Andy McGaffigan. 
1969-08-29ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds. 
* 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
1985Montreal ExposTeam Payroll33767,500-93485++370,78060,000767,500
1985San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll33767,500-93385++370,78060,000767,500
1986Houston AstrosTeam Payroll34700,000-150579++386,34760,0001,467,500
1986San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll34700,000-150579++386,34760,0001,467,500
1987St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll35100,000-4081842344,90660,0001,567,500
* 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