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Dwight EvansTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1969-1991 MLB Years: 1972-1991
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PositionsOF-2163, DH-287, 1B-143Position when Drafted3B-OFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDwight Michael Evans
Height6-2Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 3,1951 [66.230]PlaceSanta Monica,California
High SchoolChatsworth (Chatsworth,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 5th round (109th overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJoe Stephenson
MLB DebutSeptember 16,1972 [20.318]
OrganizationsBOS [22] BAL [1] Awards18Awards Voting5-412
TBC Player ID11224Retrosheet IDevand002MLBAM ID113936
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Player Notes:   Elected to Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame in 2000
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed53Power88Contact41XBH82RBIs77Runs63Hitting71Durability69Team.536Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1969JamestownNYPLA--1734100132832112000000000.280.280.380.660386100.273.100.100.2960.000.000.001.00100.0021.43
1970GreenvilleWcarA-1810835569981411768000000000.276.276.437.71315532355.261.161.161.3130.000.000.001.9750.7132.65
1971Winston-SalemCaroA+-19118402631152041263000000000.286.286.445.73117936402.264.159.159.3280.000.000.002.9933.5031.30
1972LouisvilleILAAA-20144496901492381795000000000.300.300.482.78223948496.276.182.181.3540.000.000.003.4329.1832.21
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24,40of-of20185721531160071300002.263.344.404.74823564.326.141.263.34410.9420.311.861.5657.0033.33
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24,40of211192824663131103250405213228.223.320.383.70310824328.239.160.319.32112.2015.851.303.0528.2038.10
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24of2213346360130198107044387726529.281.335.421.75619537514.315.140.222.3437.3914.982.031.9546.3028.46
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24of23128412611132461356344760452310.274.353.456.80918843470.293.182.294.36610.0012.771.282.7731.6938.05
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24of24146501611213451762675792634411.242.324.431.75521656571.263.189.301.3459.9816.111.612.9829.4746.28
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24of2573230396692143642285806103.287.363.526.88912125265.327.239.370.38910.5721.892.075.2816.4337.88
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24of261474977512324224638565119262215.247.336.449.78522350572.278.202.338.35411.3620.801.834.2020.7140.65
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24of27152489691342412158696976131714.274.364.456.82022346563.288.182.317.36412.2613.501.103.7323.2934.33
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24of2814846372123375186031649856465.266.358.484.84222460542.299.218.361.37111.8118.081.533.3225.7248.78
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24of2910841284122194227132858513318.296.415.522.93721545504.325.226.434.42316.8716.871.004.3718.7336.89
1982Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24of30162609122178377329832112125132117.292.402.534.93632576727.322.242.427.41315.4117.191.124.4019.0342.70
1983Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24of31126470741121942258307097202512.238.338.436.77420545544.255.198.353.34512.8717.831.394.0421.3640.18
1984Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24of32162630121186378321043196115417219.295.388.532.92033577738.314.237.392.40513.0115.581.204.3419.6941.40
1985Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24of33159617110162291297872114105517416.263.378.454.83228059744.271.191.384.37115.3214.110.923.9021.2836.42
1986Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24of341525298613733226973397117626411.259.376.476.85225261640.283.217.401.37615.1618.281.214.0620.3544.53
1987Boston Red SoxALMLBbos241b-of35154541109165372341234610698307610.305.417.569.98630873657.315.264.457.42016.1314.920.925.1815.9144.24
1988Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24of-1b361495599616431721111517699127316.293.375.487.86227259645.321.194.336.38211.7815.351.303.2626.6235.98
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24of-dh371465208214827320100339984317116.285.397.463.86024150630.303.178.369.38915.7113.330.853.1726.0033.78
1990Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24dh38123445661111831363346773406518.249.349.391.74017434522.268.142.290.33412.8413.981.092.4934.2330.63
1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24of3910127035739163823545421227.270.393.378.77110216329.316.108.304.35616.4116.411.001.8245.0021.92
MLB Totals - 20 Season(s)Filter260689961470244648373385138478591391169753527760227.272.370.470.840423094110569.295.198.355.00013.1616.061.223.6423.3738.47
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4041353235390602537238000000000.288.288.452.7406111221353.268.164.163.0000.000.000.002.7336.5731.28
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter144496901492381795000000000.300.300.482.78223948496.276.182.181.0000.000.000.003.4329.1832.21
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter118402631152041263000000000.286.286.445.73117936402.264.159.159.0000.000.000.002.9933.5031.30
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10835569981411768000000000.276.276.437.71315532355.261.161.161.0000.000.000.001.9750.7132.65
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter34100132832112000000000.280.280.380.660386100.273.100.100.0000.000.000.001.00100.0021.43
Boston Red Sox Totals - 19 Season(s)Filter250587261435237347472379134676561337164351517558220.272.369.473.842412892510240.294.201.357.00013.0616.041.233.7023.0238.98
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10127035739163823545421227.270.393.378.77110216329.316.108.304.00016.4116.411.001.8245.0021.92
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625599115230524865486105335414.272.370.470.84026358657.295.198.355.00013.1616.061.223.6423.3738.47
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625439415624101595000000000.288.288.452.74024549543.268.164.163.0000.000.000.002.7336.5731.28

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos20OF17-145253--28281.0001.650.19-----1894.411.0
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos20OF17--253--28281.0001.65------1894.411.0
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21OF113-78317841-183182.9951.610.23-----11995.069.8
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21DH7---------------1195.94.3
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22OF122--294832305302.9902.48------13391.775.3
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22DH7---------------1335.34.3
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23OF115--2811548300296.9872.57------12889.871.9
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23DH7---------------1285.54.4
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24OF145--3241524341339.9942.34------14699.389.5
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24DH1---------------1460.70.6
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25OF63--12621-129128.9922.03------7386.339.1
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25DH6---------------738.23.7
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26OF142--3051462325319.9822.25------14796.687.1
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26DH4---------------1472.72.5
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27OF149--3071545326322.9882.16------15298.093.1
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28OF144--2681157284279.9821.94------14897.390.0
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28DH2---------------1481.41.3
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29OF108--259921270268.9932.48------108100.0100.0
1982Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30OF161--3469103365355.9732.20------16299.499.4
1982Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30DH1---------------1620.60.6
1983Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31OF99--222631231228.9872.30------12678.661.1
1983Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31DH21---------------12616.713.0
1984Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32OF161--311722320318.9941.98------16299.499.4
1984Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32DH1---------------1620.60.6
1985Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33OF152--291931303300.9901.97------15995.693.8
1985Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33DH7---------------1594.44.3
1986Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34OF149--2801053295290.9831.95------15298.092.5
1986Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34DH1---------------1520.70.6
1987Boston Red SoxALMLBbos351B79--619411272672660.9828.35------15451.348.8
1987Boston Red SoxALMLBbos35OF77--13451-140139.9931.81------15450.047.5
1987Boston Red SoxALMLBbos35DH4---------------1542.62.5
1988Boston Red SoxALMLBbos36OF85--15142-157155.9871.82------14957.052.5
1988Boston Red SoxALMLBbos361B64--46030739497490.9867.66------14943.039.5
1988Boston Red SoxALMLBbos36DH6---------------1494.03.7
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37OF77--153531161158.9812.05------14652.747.5
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37DH69---------------14647.342.6
1990Boston Red SoxALMLBbos38DH122---------------12399.275.3
1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal39OF67--116622124122.9841.82------10166.341.4
1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal39DH21---------------10120.813.0
MLB Totals for OF - 19 season(s)-   OF2163-9284396160594246154556.9872.114.91-----21630.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 17 season(s)-   DH287---------------2870.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B143--1079711911111691150.9848.04------1430.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos20---------34-
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21---------1137
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22---------1227
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23---------1157
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24---------1451
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25---------636
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26---------1424
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27---------149-
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28---------1442
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29---------108-
1982Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30---------1611
1983Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31---------9921
1984Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32---------1611
1985Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33---------1527
1986Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34---------1491
1987Boston Red SoxALMLBbos35--79------774
1988Boston Red SoxALMLBbos36--64------856
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37---------7769
1990Boston Red SoxALMLBbos38----------122
1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal39---------6721

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1975Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB23310111001001200000.100.182.200.3822111.125.100.2009.0918.182.000.000.00100.00
1975Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB23724371115003400000.292.370.542.91213327.316.250.37511.1114.811.333.7024.0042.86
1986Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB34728261014003300000.214.290.357.64710231.208.143.2509.689.681.003.2328.0033.33
1986Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB34726482029004300000.308.400.6151.01516430.286.307.46213.3310.000.756.6713.0050.00
1988Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB36412121001003500000.167.333.250.5833115.286.083.33320.0033.331.670.000.0050.00
1990Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB38413031000001300000.231.286.308.5944114.300.077.1547.1421.433.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 4 yrs186341240160081300000.190.282.302.58419571.224.112.23811.2718.311.631.4163.0041.67
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs145071531314007700000.300.386.580.96629757.300.280.42012.2812.281.005.2616.6746.67

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1994Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol42Hitting Coach1175364.4536.53Don Baylor
2002Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos50Hitting Coach1629369.57410.52Grady Little-
2010Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos58Player Development Consultant1628973.5497.02Terry Francona
* 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 [18]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1976American League Gold Glove (Outfielder)1
1978American League Gold Glove (Outfielder)1
1979American League Gold Glove (Outfielder)1
1981AL Player of the Month (May) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (OF) ... American League Gold Glove (Outfielder) ... American League Player of the Week (May 4-May 10) ... American League Player of the Week (May 18-May 24)5
1982American League Gold Glove (Outfielder)1
1983American League Gold Glove (Outfielder)1
1984American League Gold Glove (Outfielder) ... American League Player of the Week (July 2-July 8)2
1985American League Gold Glove (Outfielder)1
1987AL Player of the Month (August) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (OF)2
1988American League Player of the Week (September 5-September 11)1
1989American League Player of the Week (September 18-September 24)1
1990American League Player of the Week (April 9-April 15)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1992-03-15Released by Orioles. 
1991-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1991-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-12-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1990-10-24Released by Red Sox. 
* 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
1985Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll33800,000-81487++370,78060,000800,000
1986Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll341,017,757-52593++386,34760,0001,817,757
1987Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll351,070,099-49494++344,90660,0002,887,856
1988Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll361,600,000-24397++392,10762,5004,487,856
1989Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll371,100,000-89790++429,80262,5005,587,856
1990Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll381,500,000-64691++515,727100,0007,087,856
1991Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll39800,000-242466++742,231100,0007,887,856
* 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