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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Daniel Michael Firova
Stat Years
1979-1991  [mlb] 1981-1982
Height/Weight
6-0 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (462) ... 1B (11) ... OF (2)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
1956-10-16 in Refugio, Texas   [64.043]
High School
Refugio (Refugio,TX)
Colleges
Coastal Bend College (Beeville, Texas), UT Rio Grande Valley (Edinburg, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the Seattle Mariners in Round #2 (#39 overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Sec Phase) 3 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1981-09-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.320)
Service Time
Organizations
SEA [6] CLE [1] CHN [1] KCA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11384 ... retro id: firod001 ... mlbam id: 114144
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1979Texas-Pan AmericanIndyNCAANCAA-1------22cDR:29-729---3810832921191061500000.269.000.333.3330364.130.064.0000.000.002.50108.00.0013.8
    1980Bellingham MarinersNwstA-sea-23c---16321833446313157343514100.202.311.271.5822585910.216.069.23513.1813.571.03218.00.3922.7
    1980San Jose MissionsCalifA+sea-23c---1414220002001500000.143.200.143.3431520.071.000.2226.6733.335.000.00.000.0
    1980Jacksonville SunsSouAAkca-23c---139052001001300000.556.600.7781.3781072.333.222.83310.0030.003.000.00.0040.0
    1980Spokane IndiansPCLAAAsea-23c---11128121000104902000.071.188.107.2953431.214.036.10511.7626.472.250.00.0050.0
    1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2424cL-S-E-P2132000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1982Bakersfield MarinersCalifA+sea-25c---31139392005002701000.231.268.282.55042112.103.051.2814.7616.673.500.00.0022.2
    1982Seattle MarinersALMLBsea4425cL-S-E-P335000000000000000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1985Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAsea-28c---4110346288314232202123268110.240.277.318.59537311019.107.078.2563.228.582.67115.30.8022.9
    1986Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-29c---5672091952903220152506310.249.263.335.5982237012.105.086.2662.2411.215.0069.71.3523.1
    1987Salinas SpursCalifA+sea-30c---62375525301101471201000.333.390.413.80383314.133.080.3878.4314.461.7175.01.2016.0
    1987Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAsea-30c---6521651933701210141923000.200.228.261.489174438.079.061.2212.3010.924.75165.00.5724.2
    1987Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-30c---6819230000001300000.158.200.158.3582030.053.000.1885.0015.003.000.00.000.0
    1988Williamsport BillsEastAAcle4031c---7421278293001121102101100.228.283.252.535139323.110.024.2717.1915.112.100.00.0010.3
    1988Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-31c---717557172004005902100.309.361.345.70663192.127.036.3627.9414.291.800.00.0011.8
    1989Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+chn-32c---8267531820061021401000.240.260.267.52778202.067.027.2952.5617.957.000.00.0011.1
    1989Charlotte KnightsSouAAchn-32c---8347862160081361111400.269.315.346.66190276.128.077.2966.6712.221.830.00.0028.6
    1990Reno Silver SoxCalifA+----33c---95718317487202132143412000.262.318.322.640200599.142.060.3227.0017.002.430.00.0018.8
    1991Reno Silver SoxCalifA+----34c---1010296102004002100100.345.375.414.78932122.138.069.3456.253.130.500.00.0020.0
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)167000000000100000.000.000.000.000700.000.000.0000.0014.290.000.00.000.0
    American League Totals (2 yrs)167000000000100000.000.000.000.000700.000.000.0000.0014.290.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals53816691594016679168142111024011321220.240.290.304.594183450882.126.064.2746.0013.092.18185.40.4920.5
    Minor: A- Totals6321833446313157343514100.202.311.271.5822585910.216.069.23513.1813.571.03218.00.3922.7
    Minor: A+ Totals1314153611216214856287315100.270.317.325.64245013519.120.055.3256.2216.222.61415.00.2217.0
    Minor: AA Totals24172561171322463373386913610.236.276.302.57878621938.106.066.2614.2010.942.61181.20.5122.2
    Minor: AAA Totals1033112974120326111546010410.238.270.305.5753409515.116.067.2674.4113.533.07103.70.8820.3
    Seattle Mariners Totals (2 yrs)167000000000100000.000.000.000.000700.000.000.0000.0014.290.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1989Charlotte KnightsSouAAchn-321---000.0020002202.01000100001.004.500.004.500.000.000.00.000
    1989Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAA----321---000.0020002202.01000100001.004.500.004.500.000.000.00.000
    1990Reno Silver SoxCalifA+----332---200.0041003309.14000362010.753.860.002.895.790.002.001.000
    1990Minor Totals: byYearA+----331---200.0041003309.34000362010.773.960.002.975.930.002.001.000
    1991Reno Silver SoxCalifA+----343---0036.0010000101.04440100005.0036.000.009.000.0036.000.00.000
    1991Minor Totals: byYearA+----341---0036.0010000101.04440100005.0036.000.009.000.0036.000.00.000
    Minor League Totals202.98710056012.39440562011.166.690.003.724.462.981.201.000
    Minor: A+ Totals203.56510034010.38440462011.197.130.003.565.353.561.501.000
    Minor: AA Totals000.0020002202.01000100001.004.500.004.500.000.000.00.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1980Bellingham MarinersNwstA-23C6200.035477118442431.9757.000.0088.698.41
    1980San Jose MissionsCalifA+23C400.0291103130.9687.500.002.9100.03
    1980Jacksonville SunsSouAA23C300.02220024241.0008.000.002.1100.05
    1980Spokane IndiansPCLAAA23C1000.0399114948.9804.800.007.190.93
    1981Seattle MarinersALMLB24C13020.08000881.0000.600.4011.9100.03
    1982Bakersfield MarinersCalifA+25C1100.0488315956.9495.100.007.9100.03
    1982Seattle MarinersALMLB25C3012.08110109.9003.000.751.9100.05
    1985Chattanooga LookoutsSouAA28C11000.0483891412586572.9765.200.0076.9100.01
    1986Calgary CannonsPCLAAA29C6700.03164686370362.9785.400.0046.9100.02
    1987Salinas SpursCalifA+30C2300.017021021911911.0008.300.0016.2100.03
    1987Calgary CannonsPCLAAA30C800.0374104241.9765.100.005.7100.03
    1988Williamsport BillsEastAA31C4200.01944163241235.9755.600.0030.2100.02
    1988Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA31C1700.0104750116111.9576.500.0012.2100.04
    1988Cleveland IndiansALMLB31C101.0000000.0000.000.000.60.05
    1989Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+32C2200.01242251151146.9676.600.0016.384.62
    1989Charlotte KnightsSouAA32C1100.045120257571.0005.200.007.732.43
    1989Charlotte KnightsSouAA321B500.0214152625.9625.000.003.514.75
    1990Reno Silver SoxCalifA+33C4600.02826128345343.9947.500.0033.180.72
    1990Reno Silver SoxCalifA+331B600.03340237371.0006.200.004.310.53
    1990Reno Silver SoxCalifA+33OF200.00100111.0000.500.001.43.510
    1991Reno Silver SoxCalifA+34C900.05312116665.9857.200.006.690.05
    MLB Totals - (C)170331611011.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (C)102004966615716.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (C)16600744144201715.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (1B)5002141515.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (C)11500706125121317.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (1B)6003340216.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (OF)200010011.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (C)62003547711817.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1980Minor-79---------
    1981MLB-13---------
    1982MLB-3---------
    1982Minor-11---------
    1985Minor-110---------
    1986Minor-67---------
    1987Minor-31---------
    1988MLB-1---------
    1988Minor-59---------
    1989Minor-335--------
    1990Minor-466------2-
    1991Minor-9---------
    Totals-46211------2-