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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Darnell Glenn Ford
Stat Years
1971-1985  [mlb] 1975-1985
Height/Weight
6-1 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (1065) ... DH (62)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
Fremont (Inglewood,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Oakland Athletics in Round #1 (#18 overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1975-04-12 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.328)
Service Time
Organizations
MIN [4] BAL [4] CAL [3]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11496 ... retro id: fordd001 ... mlbam id: 114297
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1971BurlingtonMidwA----19of---1107397751062141480000000000.267.267.446.71339717739.000.179.0000.000.000.0028.43.5336.8
    1972BurlingtonMidwA----20of---27224655871541861000000000.354.354.6671.02124616437.000.313.0000.000.000.0013.77.3242.5
    1973TucsonPCLAAA----21of---31284658013621121470000000000.292.292.480.77246522347.000.188.0000.000.000.0033.23.0134.6
    1974TucsonPCLAAA----22of---4115428621171191265000000000.273.273.425.69842818232.000.152.0000.000.000.0035.72.8027.4
    1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1523ofL-S-E-P5130440721232111559673079530210.280.333.434.76747819137.220.154.3126.2816.532.6329.33.1430.1
    1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1524ofL-S-E-P6145514871372472086176361181056212.267.323.457.78057123551.282.190.3066.3020.673.2825.73.5037.2
    1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1525ofL-S-E-P71444536612125711606441791015312.267.338.426.76451019343.254.159.2998.0415.491.9341.22.1635.5
    1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1526ofL-S-E-P81515927816236101182774888563615.274.332.424.75665425157.231.150.3047.3413.461.8353.81.6835.2
    1979California AngelsALMLBcal1527ofL-S-E-P9142569100165265211018540863313017.290.333.464.79762826452.250.174.3036.3713.692.1527.13.3431.5
    1980California AngelsALMLBcal1528ofL-S-E-P10652262263110726011945211115.279.339.420.7592499518.221.141.3207.6318.072.3732.32.8128.6
    1981California AngelsALMLBcal1529ofL-S-E-P1197375531041411548222371551316.277.327.440.76740916530.224.163.3075.6217.363.0925.03.6728.9
    1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1530ofL-S-E-P121234214699213104352237142319.235.279.371.65045315634.197.136.2595.0815.673.0942.12.2134.3
    1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1531ofL-S-E-P131034076311430495592295533619.280.328.440.76844817943.248.160.3016.4712.281.9045.22.0137.7
    1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1532of-dhL-S-E-P14259172140151071302003.231.286.308.594100285.165.077.2607.0013.001.8691.01.0023.8
    1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1533dhL-S-E-P15287541420110171700003.187.256.253.50982193.147.066.2288.5420.732.4375.01.2221.4
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)11534163598112321438121566613730372247313819121.270.324.427.75145821776373.235.157.2986.6115.762.3834.42.6433.2
    American League Totals (11 yrs)11534163598112321438121566613730372247313819121.270.324.427.75145821776373.235.157.2986.6115.762.3834.42.6433.2
    Minor League Totals4221536272446682958276000000000.290.290.486.7761536746155.195.196.2630.000.000.0026.53.7834.8
    Minor: A Totals17964313019336832141000000000.300.300.530.83064334176.230.230.2640.000.000.0020.14.9839.4
    Minor: AAA Totals243893142253322126135000000000.283.283.454.73789340579.170.171.2620.000.000.0034.32.9131.2
    Minnesota Twins Totals (4 yrs)5701999303543106255728736241553643015141349.272.331.435.7662213870188.247.163.3057.0016.452.3535.12.5834.6
    California Angels Totals (3 yrs)3041170175332516431751088220210915448.284.332.448.7801286524100.236.164.3076.3815.712.4627.23.3430.1
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (4 yrs)2799941202485772110415566156779224.249.298.384.682108338285.211.135.2756.0914.402.3647.31.9434.3
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1975Minnesota TwinsALMLB23OF1200947.0246332252249.9882.100.2675.592.31
    1975Minnesota TwinsALMLB23DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.92.38
    1976Minnesota TwinsALMLB24OF13901,198.2267691282273.9682.000.2385.895.92
    1976Minnesota TwinsALMLB24DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.92.16
    1977Minnesota TwinsALMLB25OF13701,042.0205982222214.9641.600.2185.195.12
    1977Minnesota TwinsALMLB25DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.92.19
    1978Minnesota TwinsALMLB26OF14901,319.2376692391382.9772.600.2992.098.71
    1978Minnesota TwinsALMLB26DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.77
    1979California AngelsALMLB27OF14101,216.03321082350342.9772.400.2887.099.31
    1980California AngelsALMLB28OF450353.0753508378.9401.700.2228.169.29
    1980California AngelsALMLB28DH1500.0000000.0000.000.009.423.14
    1981California AngelsALMLB29OF970832.0188380199191.9602.000.2388.2100.01
    1982Baltimore OriolesALMLB30OF1190921.1263672276269.9752.300.2973.596.73
    1982Baltimore OriolesALMLB30DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.87
    1983Baltimore OriolesALMLB31OF1030855.2218230223220.9872.100.2663.6100.04
    1984Baltimore OriolesALMLB32OF150123.03610037371.0002.500.309.360.07
    1984Baltimore OriolesALMLB32DH800.0000000.0000.000.004.932.07
    1985Baltimore OriolesALMLB33DH2800.0000000.0000.000.0017.4100.03
    MLB Totals - (OF)106508,807220649601112.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (DH)6200000000.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1975MLB---------1203
    1976MLB---------1393
    1977MLB---------1373
    1978MLB---------1491
    1979MLB---------141-
    1980MLB---------4515
    1981MLB---------97-
    1982MLB---------1191
    1983MLB---------103-
    1984MLB---------158
    1985MLB----------28
    Totals---------106562