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Jim DwyerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1971-1990 MLB Years: 1973-1990
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World Series Champion

PositionsOF-634, DH-226, 1B-75Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Edward Dwyer
Height5-10Weight175BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 3,1950 [68.165]PlaceEvergreen Park,Illinois
High SchoolSt. Laurence (Burbank,IL)
CollegeSouthern Illinois University (Carbondale,IL)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 11th round (255th overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (37th overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutJune 10,1973 [23.158]
OrganizationsBAL [8] SLN [7] MIN [3] MON [3] BOS [2] CHN [1] NYN [1] SFN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID11000Retrosheet IDdwyej001MLBAM ID113673
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed39Power58Contact62XBH53RBIs56Runs57Hitting60Durability36Team.495Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971Southern IllinoisCollegeJrof21522016083181234300222500000.413.471.6671.13813433223.462.254.363.5019.8711.211.141.3567.0039.76
1971Cedar RapidsMidwA-2158201306366215000000000.313.313.433.7468714201.307.120.119.3350.000.000.001.00100.5022.22
1972ModestoCalifA+-229235487115153945000000000.325.325.460.78516327354.307.135.136.3560.000.000.002.5439.3323.48
1972ArkansasTexAA-2244162164110214000000000.253.253.296.549483162.244.043.043.2510.000.000.001.2381.007.32
1972Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1365161031561631159000000000.302.302.409.71121130516.287.107.107.3230.000.000.002.1346.9119.23
1973TulsaTexAA-238734963135228140000000000.387.387.504.89117631349.385.117.117.3990.000.000.000.29349.0022.96
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19of2328577111100001500004.193.207.246.45314258.212.053.070.2051.728.625.000.000.0018.18
1974TulsaTexAA-2436119204072115000000000.336.336.454.7905410119.331.118.118.3570.000.000.000.84119.0025.00
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25of24748613241021100111610221.279.360.360.720313100.314.081.209.32911.0016.001.452.0043.0012.50
1975TulsaTexAA-2533109174482117000000000.404.404.541.9455911109.398.137.138.4270.000.000.000.92109.0025.00
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25of252131461001004601001.194.286.226.5127136.240.032.161.25111.1116.671.500.000.0016.67
1975Montreal ExposNLMLBmon43of2560175225071320412330011200.286.365.389.7546811211.326.103.251.35010.9014.221.301.4258.3322.00
1975Totals for NL-NL         81206265681321412736012201.272.353.364.7177512247.314.092.238.33510.9314.571.331.2168.6721.43
1976TidewaterILAAA-26826051001000000000.192.192.231.4236126.192.039.038.1940.000.000.000.000.0020.00
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon43of265092717310500111000113.185.269.239.508224104.205.054.174.24210.589.620.910.000.0023.53
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn25of261113220000002100010.154.267.154.4212015.167.000.154.18313.336.670.500.000.000.00
1976Totals for NL-NL         61105919310500131100123.181.269.229.498244119.200.048.171.23510.929.240.850.000.0021.05
1977Wichita AerosAmerAAAchn-271304641131543812187028131084064600.332.459.5821.04127068588.330.250.515.45218.376.800.373.0625.7844.16
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln11of271331371002004520000.226.351.258.6098137.269.032.161.29710.8113.511.250.000.0014.29
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln11of2834658143014109310011.215.320.308.62820475.213.093.246.29212.004.000.331.3365.0028.57
1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn36of-1b287317322399252260282903431.225.327.387.7146716208.238.162.358.32013.4613.941.042.4034.6041.03
1978Totals for NL-NL         107238305312262670373213442.223.325.366.6918720283.230.143.328.31313.0711.310.862.1239.6737.74
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos11b-of29761131930702143117910217.265.361.381.742439133.269.116.283.33612.786.770.531.5056.5030.00
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1of3093260417411193832282321154.285.357.438.79511421292.284.153.265.3549.597.880.823.0828.8928.38
1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28of316813416300131002201900302.224.318.306.624414157.235.082.216.29512.7412.100.951.9144.6713.33
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28of327114828454361520272401240.304.407.493.9007313178.325.189.385.39315.1713.480.893.3724.6728.89
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28of33100196375617183811312901133.286.382.505.8879926229.300.219.378.38913.5412.660.943.4924.5046.43
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal9,28of347616122419122102232405602.255.337.360.6975812195.277.105.236.31711.7912.311.041.0380.5029.27
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal9of3510123335588373603373112125.249.353.399.7529318274.260.150.296.33813.5011.310.842.5533.2931.03
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal9of-dh3694160183913183102233120412.244.339.488.8277822189.248.244.375.35812.1716.401.354.2320.0056.41
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal9dh-of3792241546671153341375711144.274.371.498.86912023281.300.224.390.37413.1720.281.545.3416.0734.85
1988Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-388277831040061000100.296.412.481.89313434.444.185.407.39417.6529.411.670.000.0050.00
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal9dh383553312000300121100130.226.364.226.59012066.279.000.226.27218.1816.670.920.000.000.00
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5dh382041612102150013810111.293.464.463.92719356.313.170.488.41623.2114.290.623.5720.5025.00
1988Totals for AL-AL         55949241021800251910241.255.410.330.740313122.293.075.340.34020.4915.570.761.6447.0012.50
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5dh3988225347111032320282300116.316.390.404.7949114254.340.088.222.36311.029.060.821.1875.0019.72
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon5391310131002001100000.300.364.400.7644111.333.100.200.3489.099.091.000.000.0033.33
1989Totals for MLB-MLB         101235357412032520292400116.315.389.404.7939515265.340.089.221.36210.949.060.831.1378.3320.27
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5dh40376371200150012700012.190.320.238.55815175.200.048.238.26916.009.330.581.3363.008.33
MLB Totals - 18 Season(s)Filter13282761409719115177734926154024021226333449.260.353.398.75110992093234.277.138.287.00012.4312.431.002.3835.8629.07
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter4961811353605101343422128131145064700.334.374.484.8588761691942.329.150.221.0005.872.570.441.7553.2627.93
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1465171201674213187528131145064700.323.446.5591.00528973648.327.236.485.00017.597.720.442.7828.7243.71
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2007391162603812586000000000.352.352.456.80833755739.347.104.104.0000.000.000.000.68147.8021.15
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9235487115153945000000000.325.325.460.78516327354.307.135.136.0000.000.000.002.5439.3323.48
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter58201306366215000000000.313.313.433.7468714201.307.120.119.0000.000.000.001.00100.5022.22
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter522016083181234300222500000.413.471.6671.13813433223.462.254.363.0009.8711.211.141.3567.0039.76
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter6371326213347581149187711210226410191718.262.360.433.7935741181569.279.171.327.00013.3814.401.083.1227.0634.01
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter169373601041811152634532313611.279.358.421.77915730425.279.142.271.00010.597.530.712.5933.9128.85
Minnesota Twins Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter145329479512064320533810239.289.387.380.76712518385.310.091.258.00013.779.870.721.5654.8318.95
Montreal Expos Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1232773070112327413541011313.253.333.339.6729416326.284.086.224.00010.7412.581.170.9292.3322.86
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter17027035627131810293541237.230.311.296.6078011306.252.066.178.0009.4811.441.210.9890.0017.74
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7317322399252260282903431.225.327.387.7146716208.238.162.358.00013.4613.941.042.4034.6041.03
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1113220000002100010.154.267.154.4212015.167.000.154.00013.336.670.500.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162337508814294332494913446.260.353.398.75113425395.277.138.287.00012.4312.431.002.3835.8629.07
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625911151983311117294371621200.334.374.484.85828655634.329.150.221.0005.872.570.441.7553.2627.93

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23OF20-12732---32321.0001.600.25-----2871.412.3
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24OF25--271--28281.0001.12------7433.815.5
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln241B3--42-2661.0002.00------744.11.9
1975Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25OF52--868419894.9591.81------6086.732.1
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25OF9--18---18181.0002.00------2142.95.6
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26OF19--32-1-3332.9701.68------5038.011.7
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn26OF2--3---331.0001.50------1118.21.2
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27OF12--16---16161.0001.33------1392.37.4
1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28OF36--686117574.9872.06------7349.322.2
1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn281B29--1298113138137.9934.72------7339.717.9
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28OF22--1911-2120.9520.91------3464.713.6
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos291B25--14115315159156.9816.24------7632.915.6
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29OF19--2611-2827.9641.42------7625.011.9
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29DH4---------------765.32.5
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30OF65--111732121118.9751.82------9369.940.6
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30DH12---------------9312.97.5
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos301B9--328174140.9764.44------939.75.6
1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31OF59--8422-8886.9771.46------6886.856.2
1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal311B3--13--213131.0004.33------684.42.9
1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31DH1---------------681.51.0
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32OF49--81-2-8381.9761.65------7169.030.2
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal321B1--6---661.0006.00------711.40.6
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32DH1---------------711.40.6
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33OF56--851318986.9661.54------10056.034.6
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33DH10---------------10010.06.2
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal331B4--381134039.9759.75------1004.02.5
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34OF52--833318986.9661.65------7668.432.1
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34DH3---------------763.91.9
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35OF78--13141-136135.9931.73------10177.248.4
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35DH3---------------1013.01.9
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36OF24--333-136361.0001.50------9425.514.8
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36DH24---------------9425.514.8
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal361B1---1--111.0001.00------941.10.6
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37DH41---------------9244.625.3
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37OF30--571--58581.0001.93------9232.618.5
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal38DH17---------------3548.610.6
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin38DH13---------------2065.08.0
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal38OF2--3---331.0001.50------355.71.2
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin39DH74---------------8884.145.7
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin39OF1---------------881.10.6
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin40DH23---------------3762.214.2
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin40OF2--2---221.0001.00------375.41.2
MLB Totals for OF - 18 season(s)-   OF634-1279973822710571035.9791.638.15-----6340.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 12 season(s)-   DH226---------------2260.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B75--36335642404398.9855.31------750.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23---------20-
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24--3------25-
1975Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25---------52-
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25---------9-
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26---------19-
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn26---------2-
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27---------12-
1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28--29------36-
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28---------22-
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29--25------194
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30--9------6512
1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31--3------591
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32--1------491
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33--4------5610
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34---------523
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35---------783
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36--1------2424
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37---------3041
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal38---------217
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin38----------13
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin39---------174
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin40---------223

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB3324111000001000000.250.400.500.900215.250.250.50020.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1983Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB3328331011000000000.375.375.8751.250728.286.500.5000.000.000.0012.508.0066.67
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs24111000001000000.250.400.500.900215.250.250.50020.000.000.000.000.00100.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs28331011000000000.375.375.8751.250728.286.500.5000.000.000.0012.508.0066.67

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1991Portland BeaversPCLAAAMinormin41Hitting Coach1387068.5073.03Russ NixonLost in Semi-Finals
1992Kenosha TwinsMidwAMinormin42Manager1336370.47413.05 
1993Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAMinormin43Manager1356867.50411.55 
1994Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAMinormin44Manager1396673.47523.07 
1995New Britain Rock CatsEastAAMinormin45Hitting Coach1426577.45821.05Sal Butera
1996New Britain Rock CatsEastAAMinormin46Hitting Coach1426181.43022.55Al Newman
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin47Minor League Hitting Coordinator1626894.42018.54Tom Kelly
1997New Britain Rock CatsEastAAMinormin47Hitting Coach1427072.4939.03Al Newman
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin48Minor League Hitting Coordinator1627092.43219.04Tom Kelly
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin49Minor League Hitting Coordinator1606397.39433.04Tom Kelly
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin50Minor League Hitting Coordinator1626993.42626.05Tom Kelly
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin51Minor League Hitting Coordinator1628577.5256.02Tom Kelly
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin52Minor League Hitting Coordinator1619467.584--1Ron GardenhireLost ALCS (Angels)
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin53Minor League Hitting Coordinator1629072.556--1Ron GardenhireLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin54Minor League Hitting Coordinator1629270.568--1Ron GardenhireLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin55Minor League Hitting Coordinator1628379.51216.03Ron Gardenhire-
2006Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+Minormin56Hitting Coach1408060.571--1Kevin BolesLost in 1st Round
2007Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+Minormin57Hitting Coach1407070.50013.55Jeff Smith
2008Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+Minormin58Hitting Coach1367759.5667.02Jeff SmithLost in Finals
2009Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+Minormin59Hitting Coach1388058.580--1Jeff SmithLost in Semi-Finals
2010Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+Minormin60Hitting Coach1386474.46415.54Jake Mauer
2011Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+Minormin61Hitting Coach1396376.45312.05Jake Mauer
2012Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+Minormin62Hitting Coach1356075.44423.04Jake Mauer
2013Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+Minormin63Hitting Coach1357956.585--1Doug MientkiewiczLost in Semi-Finals
2014Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+Minormin64Hitting Coach1398257.590--1Doug MientkiewiczLeague Champions
2015Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+Minormin65Hitting Coach1397663.547--1Jeff Smith
2016Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+Minormin66Hitting Coach1387068.5075.53Jeff Smith
* 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 [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1975National League Player of the Week (July 28-August 3)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1990-06-22Released by Twins. 
1990-01-12TradeTraded by Expos to Twins for Jim Davins. 
1989-08-28TradeTraded by Twins to Expos for Alonzo Powell. 
1988-12-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1988-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-08-29TradeTraded by Orioles to Twins for Doug Kline. 
1986-11-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1986-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-02-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1985-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1980-12-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1980-10-22Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1979-03-15Purchased by Red Sox from Giants. 
1978-06-15TradeTraded by Cardinals to Giants for Frank Riccelli. 
1977-09-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1977-09-07Released by Cubs. 
1976-12-08TradeTraded by Mets to Cubs for Sheldon Mallory. 
1976-07-21TradeTraded by Expos with Pepe Mangual to Mets for Wayne Garrett and Del Unser. 
1975-07-25TradeTraded by Cardinals to Expos for Larry Lintz. 
* 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
1985Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll35375,000-2751955++370,78060,000375,000
1986Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll36400,000-2851460++386,34760,000775,000
1987Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll37307,500-2731562344,90660,0001,082,500
1988Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll38300,000-3151656392,10762,5001,382,500
1988Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll38300,000-3151356392,10762,5001,382,500
1989Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll39200,000-3991651429,80262,5001,582,500
1989Montreal ExposTeam Payroll39200,000-3991951429,80262,5001,582,500
1990Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll40240,000-4301939515,727100,0001,822,500
* 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