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Mark GraceTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1985-2003 MLB Years: 1988-2003
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
World Series Champion

Positions1B-2419, OF-6, P-1, DH-1Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMark Eugene Grace
Height6-2Weight200BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJune 28,1964 [54.050]PlaceWinston-Salem,North Carolina
High SchoolTustin (Tustin,CA)
CollegeSan Diego State University (San Diego,CA), Saddleback College (Mission Viejo,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 24th round (622nd overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 15th round (316th overall) of the 1984 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsSpider Jorgensen
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1987-CHN-#6 ... 1988-CHN-#1
MLB DebutMay 2,1988 [23.308]
OrganizationsCHN [15] ARI [3] Awards5Awards Voting5-98
TBC Player ID1110Retrosheet IDgracm001MLBAM ID115007
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (1B) in 1988 ... Hit for the cycle on August 1, 1989
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed45Power56Contact97XBH54RBIs74Runs42Hitting84Durability85Team.506Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1985San Diego StateCollegeJr1b217327163107133255236401500000.395.473.487.96013218311.413.092.303.43112.864.820.380.64135.5016.82
1986Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn-1b2212646581159304159565602842660.342.417.520.93724249537.336.178.310.41011.175.210.472.7931.0030.82
1987Pittsfield CubsEastAAchn-1b231234538115129817101554824237110.333.394.545.93924754513.320.212.318.3969.364.680.503.3126.6535.76
1988Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-1b2421671117400141013400310.254.361.313.67421483.258.059.269.30915.664.820.310.000.0023.53
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17,281b2413448665144234757336043004512.296.371.403.77419634550.311.107.230.34810.917.820.721.2769.4323.61
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn171b2514251074160283137914780420331313.314.405.457.86223344596.321.143.314.38413.427.050.532.1839.2327.50
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn171b26157589721823219821565954518510.309.372.413.78524342662.324.104.219.3538.918.160.921.3665.4423.08
1991Chicago CubsNLMLBchn171b271606198716928585834705334776.273.346.373.71923141703.285.100.212.3259.967.540.761.1477.3824.26
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn171b2815860372185375979617236428814.307.380.430.81025951689.311.123.250.36310.455.220.501.3167.0027.57
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn171b291555948619339414988471321191425.325.393.475.86828257676.321.150.276.37810.504.730.452.0742.4329.53
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn171b3010640355120233644014841003510.298.370.414.78416732454.318.116.233.34610.579.030.851.3267.1726.67
1995Chicago CubsNLMLBchn171b31143552971805131692626546217910.326.395.516.91128570627.330.190.315.39310.377.340.712.5534.5038.89
1996Chicago CubsNLMLBchn171b3214254788181391975236241106818.331.396.455.85124949616.342.124.236.37310.066.660.661.4660.7827.07
1997Chicago CubsNLMLBchn171b33151555871773251378248845218318.319.409.465.87425850654.325.146.301.38613.466.880.511.9942.6928.25
1998Chicago CubsNLMLBchn171b34158595921843931789479356307917.309.401.471.87228059698.316.162.313.38113.328.020.602.4435.0032.07
1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn171b3516159310718344516913483442010413.309.390.481.87128565688.308.172.310.37912.066.400.532.3337.0635.52
2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn171b36143510751434111182129528628117.280.394.429.82321953621.276.149.333.36215.304.510.291.7746.3637.06
2001Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari171b3714547666142312157810673641567.298.386.466.85222248553.295.168.311.36712.126.510.542.7131.7333.80
2002Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari171b38124298437519074820463010365.252.351.386.73711526348.258.134.295.32313.228.620.652.0142.5734.67
2003Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari171b396613513275031600161501326.200.279.304.583418155.200.104.222.25710.329.680.941.9445.0029.63
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter224580651179244551145173114670481075642341799115191.303.383.442.82535657299290.309.139.275.00011.576.910.601.8646.6229.82
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2709851733276312322101210121566516180.332.402.518.9205101071133.323.186.311.00010.684.940.462.8230.7832.72
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter21671117400141013400310.254.361.313.67421483.258.059.269.00015.664.820.310.000.0023.53
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1234538115129817101554824237110.333.394.545.93924754513.320.212.318.0009.364.680.503.3126.6535.76
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12646581159304159565602842660.342.417.520.93724249537.336.178.310.00011.175.210.472.7931.0030.82
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7327163107133255236401500000.395.473.487.96013218311.413.092.303.00012.864.820.380.64135.5016.82
Chicago Cubs Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter19107156105722014564314810046748946561291588101173.308.386.445.83131876478234.314.137.273.00011.496.810.591.8048.3529.40
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter33590912224455225142301298152111418.268.359.416.775378821056.269.148.293.00012.227.670.632.3736.3633.61
Average MLB - Per 162 games162582851763731283537846217814.303.383.442.82525753670.309.139.275.00011.576.910.601.8646.6229.82
Average Minor - Per 162 games162591104196387191267673344310110.332.402.518.92030664680.323.186.311.00010.684.940.462.8230.7832.72

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2002Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari17Rel38009.0010100101.01111000001.009.009.00----0.00-15.96
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100101.01111000001.009.009.00----0.00-13.00
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100101.01111000001.009.009.00----0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings009.002200220002200220.0220220220220000001.009.009.00----0.00-13.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1986Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn221B115--1041681310311221109.9889.64------12691.382.1
1986Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn22OF6--91--10101.0001.67------1264.84.3
1987Pittsfield Cubs EastAAchn231B122--10549668411561150.9959.43------12399.288.4
1988Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn241B20--18920114210209.99510.45------2195.214.1
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn241B133--118287179112861269.9879.54------13499.382.1
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn251B142--123012669313621356.9969.55------142100.087.7
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn261B153--13241801211615161504.9929.83------15797.594.4
1991Chicago CubsNLMLBchn271B160--1520167810616951687.99510.54------160100.0100.0
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn281B157--1580141411917251721.99810.96------15899.496.9
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn291B154--1456112513415731568.99710.18------15599.495.1
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn301B103--9257879110101003.9939.74------10697.291.2
1995Chicago CubsNLMLBchn311B143--121111479313321325.9959.27------143100.099.3
1996Chicago CubsNLMLBchn321B141--1259107412013701366.9979.69------14299.387.0
1997Chicago CubsNLMLBchn331B148--120212069313281322.9958.93------15198.091.4
1998Chicago CubsNLMLBchn341B156--127912288214091401.9948.98------15898.795.7
1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn351B160--133593811514361428.9948.93------16199.498.8
2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn361B140-1216109810349912051201.9978.580.99-----14397.986.4
2001Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari371B135-11119956259910621057.9957.830.95-----14593.183.3
2002Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari381B98-68264934758690683.9906.971.00-----12479.060.5
2002Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari38P1-1-------------1240.80.6
2003Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari391B392826825819224279277.9937.101.03-----6659.124.1
2003Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari39DH1---------------661.50.6
MLB Totals for 1B - 16 season(s)-   1B216228327718503166511015332027820168.9959.336.15-----21620.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1-1-------------10.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B20--18920114210209.99510.45------200.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B122--10549668411561150.9959.43------1220.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B115--1041681310311221109.9889.64------1150.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF6--91--10101.0001.67------60.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1986Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn22--115------6-
1987Pittsfield Cubs EastAAchn23--122--------
1988Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn24--20--------
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24--133--------
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25--142--------
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26--153--------
1991Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27--160--------
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28--157--------
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29--154--------
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30--103--------
1995Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31--143--------
1996Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32--141--------
1997Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33--148--------
1998Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34--156--------
1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn35--160--------
2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36--140--------
2001Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari37--135--------
2002Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari381-98--------
2003Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari39--39-------1

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1989Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB255173113118104100000.647.7141.1181.83219521.667.471.76519.054.760.254.7617.0045.45
1998Chicago CubsDiv SeriesMLB34312010001000200000.083.083.083.1661012.100.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2001Arizona DiamondbacksDiv SeriesMLB37414031000002300000.214.313.286.5994116.273.072.21412.5018.751.500.000.0033.33
2001Arizona DiamondbacksChamp. SeriesMLB37516160001002100000.375.444.375.8196018.400.000.12511.115.560.500.000.000.00
2001Arizona DiamondbacksWorld SeriesMLB37619151013004100000.263.391.474.8659223.235.211.42117.394.350.254.3519.0040.00
2002Arizona DiamondbacksDiv SeriesMLB3824010000001000000.250.400.250.650105.250.000.25020.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs930051001003500000.167.242.200.4426133.200.033.1339.0915.151.670.000.0020.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs10334173119106200000.515.590.7581.34825539.533.243.45515.385.130.332.5633.0029.41
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs619151013004100000.263.391.474.8659223.235.211.42117.394.350.254.3519.0040.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2004Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari40Broadcaster16251111.31542.05Bob Brenly,Al Pedrique-
2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari41Broadcaster1627785.4755.02Bob Melvin-
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari42Broadcaster1627686.46912.04Bob Melvin
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari43Broadcaster1629072.556--1Bob MelvinLost in NLCS (Colorado)
2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari44Broadcaster1628280.5062.02Bob Melvin
2009Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari45Broadcaster1627092.43225.05Bob Melvin,A.J. Hinch
2010Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari46Broadcaster1626597.40127.05Kirk Gibson,A.J. Hinch
2014Hillsboro HopsNwstA-Minorari50Hitting Coach764828.632--1J.R. HouseLeague Champions
2015Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari51Assistant Hitting Coach1627983.48813.03Chip Hale
2016Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari52Assistant Hitting Coach1626993.42622.04Chip Hale
* 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 [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1989NL Player of the Month (July)1
1992National League Gold Glove (First Base)1
1993National League Gold Glove (First Base)1
1995National League Gold Glove (First Base)1
1996National League Gold Glove (First Base)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2003-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2003-08-06InjuredDisabled -- hyper-extended right elbow 
2002-12-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Diamondbacks. 
2002-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-12-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Diamondbacks. 
2000-10-30Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-12-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1995-11-03Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-04-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1994-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1988Chicago CubsTeam Payroll2462,500-60426-392,10762,50062,500
1989Chicago CubsTeam Payroll25140,000-4681542429,80262,500202,500
1990Chicago CubsTeam Payroll26325,000-3761147515,727100,000527,500
1991Chicago CubsTeam Payroll271,200,000-184874++742,231100,0001,727,500
1992Chicago CubsTeam Payroll282,262,500-138983++962,245109,0003,990,000
1993Chicago CubsTeam Payroll293,100,000-86691++968,431109,0007,090,000
1994Chicago CubsTeam Payroll304,400,000-28297++957,101109,00011,490,000
1995Chicago CubsTeam Payroll314,400,000-62194++999,520109,00015,890,000
1996Chicago CubsTeam Payroll324,175,000-61294++957,870109,00020,065,000
1997Chicago CubsTeam Payroll334,525,000-66393++1,182,177150,00024,590,000
1998Chicago CubsTeam Payroll344,225,000-86491++1,276,192170,00028,815,000
1999Chicago CubsTeam Payroll354,100,000-122787++1,454,491200,00032,915,000
2000Chicago CubsTeam Payroll365,300,000-100489++1,394,248200,00038,215,000
2001Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll373,000,000-2151076++1,897,758200,00041,215,000
2002Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll383,000,000-2311375++2,011,045200,00044,215,000
2003Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll391,750,000-29615632,163,527300,00045,965,000
* 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