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Monty FarissTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1986-1995 MLB Years: 1991-1993
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsSS-315, OF-234, 2B-161, 1B-81, DH-8, 3B-5Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMonty Ted Fariss
Height6-4Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 13,1967 [51.037]PlaceCordell,Oklahoma
High SchoolLeedey (Leedey,OK)
CollegeOklahoma State University (Stillwater,OK)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 1988 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 7th round (178th overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsDoug Gassaway
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1989-TEX-#5 ... 1990-TEX-#9 ... 1991-TEX-#8
MLB DebutSeptember 6,1991 [23.329]
OrganizationsTEX [5] MIA [2] CHN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11278Retrosheet IDfarim001MLBAM ID114007
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Player Notes:   Selected by Florida Marlins from Texas Rangers in 1992 Expansion Draft (#70 Pick)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed28Power81Contact34XBH74RBIs66Runs47Hitting55Durability58Team.482Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986Oklahoma State UniversityBig8NCAA-1lf-2b18692177762185125820746100000.286.467.5811.04812635291.347.295.645.45725.4320.960.824.1218.0856.45
1987Oklahoma StateCollegeSolf-2b19722349671131237550926800000.303.500.6621.16215537326.336.359.774.49028.2220.860.747.0610.1752.11
1988Oklahoma StateCollegeJrlf-2b206924295961443011462583800000.397.513.8601.37320848300.379.463.719.57919.3312.670.6610.008.0750.00
1988Butte Copper KingsPioRktex-ss2017531621104222020720220.396.558.6421.20034577.386.246.660.51325.979.090.355.1913.2523.81
1988Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-ss204916521376633120223901100.224.314.388.7026415189.274.164.309.31711.6420.631.771.5955.0040.54
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         6621837587675340424621320.266.385.450.8359820266.304.184.394.37315.7917.291.102.6331.1434.48
1989Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex23ss21132497721352725521266411208600.272.351.364.71518134575.337.092.233.32911.1319.481.750.8799.4025.19
1990Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex23ss2271244457315673485366011000.299.391.496.88712128282.373.197.357.39612.7721.281.672.4834.8638.36
1990Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-ss2262225306812343111344800200.302.391.436.8279819261.366.134.284.37413.0318.391.411.5356.2527.94
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         133469751412791165967010811200.301.391.467.85821947543.369.166.322.38612.8919.891.542.0342.6433.33
1991Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-2b23137494841343191373579114303210.271.383.449.83222253590.356.178.358.37515.4224.241.572.2038.0039.55
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex4of2319316810160071100000.258.395.387.78212238.368.129.355.36418.4228.951.572.6331.0025.00
1992Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-of2449187285613393854314200110.299.397.545.94210225219.343.246.417.41814.1619.181.354.1120.7844.64
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex4of246716613367132102175122003.217.297.325.6225411187.295.108.199.2909.0927.273.001.6055.3330.56
1993Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAflo-of2574254326511463715437421200.256.365.402.76710221302.335.146.299.34814.2424.501.721.9942.3332.31
1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo4of2518293521020051300002.172.294.310.6049334.313.138.310.28114.7138.242.600.000.0060.00
1994Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAflo-of-1b26129414831183242060245599604110.285.374.527.90121856479.328.242.370.38711.4820.671.804.1820.7047.46
1995Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-1b271033560012009700020.182.357.273.6309142.200.091.364.28921.4316.670.782.3833.0016.67
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter104226224910242902297522005.217.311.332.6437516259.306.115.235.00011.2028.962.591.5456.5032.65
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter730256641671314837723803832405631111420710.278.376.449.82511512573016.340.171.331.00013.4320.921.562.3935.6436.04
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter461160726244799235324114212634138411510.278.380.467.8477511751893.342.189.348.00013.8921.821.572.8030.3239.15
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2529061382454814151172211122211110700.270.355.404.759366771046.335.134.280.00011.6620.171.731.4360.4031.43
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter17531621104222020720220.396.558.6421.20034577.386.246.660.00025.979.090.355.1913.2523.81
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter21069326822945106524713222416700000.330.494.7061.200489120917.356.376.714.00024.4318.210.757.0910.6652.40
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8619719448142702246222003.223.314.335.6496613225.305.112.223.00010.6727.562.581.7849.2529.55
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter18293521020051300002.172.294.310.6049334.313.138.310.00014.7138.242.600.000.0060.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623523476163645034511733008.217.311.332.64311725403.306.115.235.00011.2028.962.591.5456.5032.65
Average Minor - Per 162 games162569921583381684879014023422.278.376.449.82525557669.340.171.331.00013.4320.921.562.3935.6436.04

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1988Butte Copper Kings PioRktex20SS17--36524179288.9575.18------17100.024.3
1988Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex20SS49--771471827242224.9264.57------49100.036.0
1989Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex21SS132--2604015194712661.9285.01------132100.097.1
1990Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex22SS71--14119024-355331.9324.66------71100.052.2
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex22SS45--871201532222207.9324.60------6272.631.0
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex222B8--2224334946.9395.75------6212.95.5
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex221B3--27-112827.9649.00------624.82.1
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex223B3--2731129.7503.00------624.82.1
1991Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex232B132--2763662663668642.9614.86------13796.491.7
1991Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex23OF8--1222-1614.8751.75------1375.85.6
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex23OF8--21---21211.0002.63------1942.14.9
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex232B4--49-313131.0003.25------1921.12.5
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex23DH4---------------1921.12.5
1992Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex24OF41--1133--1161161.0002.83------4983.728.5
1992Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex24SS1--12--331.0003.00------492.00.7
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex24OF49--57---57571.0001.16------6773.130.2
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex242B17--1413-527271.0001.59------6725.410.5
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex24DH4---------------676.02.5
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex241B1--2---221.0002.00------671.50.6
1993Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo25OF56--952119897.9901.73------7475.739.7
1993Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo251B24--19018223210208.9908.67------7432.417.0
1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo25OF8--13---13131.0001.63------1844.44.9
1994Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo26OF64--13433-140137.9792.14------12949.645.1
1994Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo261B46--32125540351346.9867.52------12935.732.4
1994Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo263B2----1-1---------1291.61.4
1995Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn271B7--623-565651.0009.29------1070.04.9
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF65--91---91911.0001.40------650.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B21--1822-840401.0001.90------210.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH8---------------80.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF169--3541061370364.9842.15------1690.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B140--2983902966717688.9604.91------1400.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B80--60046869654646.9888.08------800.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS46--881221532225210.9334.57------460.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B5--2741139.6921.80------50.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS252--4787389312113091216.9294.83------2520.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS17--36524179288.9575.18------170.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1988Butte Copper Kings PioRktex20----17------
1988Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex20----49------
1989Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex21----132------
1990Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex22----71------
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex22--38453-----
1991Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex23---132-----8-
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex23---4-----84
1992Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex24----1----41-
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex24--117-----494
1993Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo25--24------56-
1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo25---------8-
1994Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo26--46--2---64-
1995Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn27--7--------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1992-11-17Selected by Marlins from Rangers in expansion draft (Pick #69). 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1991Texas RangersTeam Payroll23100,000-62033-742,231100,000100,000
1992Texas RangersTeam Payroll24109,000-68039-962,245109,000209,000
1993Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll25136,000-6332130968,431109,000345,000
* 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