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Doug FrobelHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1989 MLB Years: 1982-1987
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Rated Prospect

PositionsOF-737, 1B-158, 3B-58, DH-5Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDouglas Steven Frobel
Height6-4Weight196BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJune 6,1959 [58.260]PlaceOttawa,Ontario
High SchoolMerivale (Nepean,ON)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1984-PIT-#9
MLB DebutSeptember 5,1982 [23.091]
OrganizationsPIT [8] MON [2] CHA [1] CLE [1] NYN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11620Retrosheet IDfrobd001MLBAM ID114455
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed66Power85Contact18XBH87RBIs74Runs69Hitting45Durability53Team.469Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Charleston PiratesWcarApit-of1993287306815123365215512100.237.290.317.6079118312.286.080.157.2806.7317.632.620.64143.5026.47
1979Auburn Red StarsNYPLA---3b203511816344243110133111100.288.361.458.8195410134.357.170.288.3659.7023.132.382.9929.5029.41
1979Shelby PiratesWcarApit-1b-3b20481301124303130063713200.185.223.277.500366142.228.092.138.2264.2326.066.172.1143.3325.00
1979Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         8324827587274410196824300.234.290.363.6539016276.290.129.210.2946.8824.643.582.5435.4327.59
1980Shelby PiratesSALApit-1b-3b216724642801411341113196520100.325.377.549.92613528268.396.224.333.4107.0924.253.424.8518.9235.00
1980Salem PiratesCaroA+pit-1b214014421348171833163311100.236.315.451.7666516163.257.215.326.3429.8220.252.064.2920.5747.06
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         107390631142222059146359831200.292.353.513.86620044431.343.221.331.3848.1222.742.804.6419.5038.60
1981Buffalo BisonsEastAApit25of-1b22135479721201732878855514752140.251.333.474.80722748542.302.223.344.36510.1527.122.675.1717.1140.00
1982Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-of231354727612338323752165013440440.261.334.500.83423664530.313.239.377.3659.4325.282.684.3420.5252.03
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit51of2316345720231111100000.206.229.441.67015435.238.235.265.2932.8631.4311.005.7117.0057.14
1983Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-of24101378661151862480238408220050.304.374.574.94821748420.335.270.415.4129.5219.522.055.7115.7541.74
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit51of2432601017413111141700002.283.328.533.86132864.350.250.317.3776.2526.564.254.6920.0047.06
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit51of25126276335693122875248423127.203.271.388.65910724306.243.185.279.2947.8427.453.503.9223.0042.86
1985Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-of262374921612113261800000.284.338.473.81135980.352.189.284.3577.5022.503.002.5037.0042.86
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit51of26531091422500743192402052.202.320.248.568275130.259.046.229.25714.6218.461.260.000.0022.73
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon22of261223331014002601002.130.200.304.5047226.125.174.261.2287.6923.083.003.8523.0066.67
1985Totals for NL-NL         6513217256011143213003054.189.301.258.559347156.238.069.235.25213.4619.231.430.64132.0028.00
1986Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn32of2710935449881841153612810711350.249.303.415.71814733387.322.166.260.3137.2427.653.822.8432.1837.50
1987Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-of28582093463121154231203620100.301.366.584.95012228232.302.283.388.4048.6215.521.806.4713.9344.44
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31,38of2829405400250051300111.100.196.250.44610246.077.150.275.19210.8728.262.604.3520.0050.00
1988Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-291637580138011600000.216.237.514.75119438.179.298.297.3282.6315.796.007.8912.3350.00
1988Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-of298173300011001000000.176.176.176.3523017.429.000.059.1600.0058.820.000.000.000.00
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         245481101391111600000.204.218.407.62522455.229.203.222.2761.8229.0916.005.4518.0036.36
1989Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha27of302780717412144351211220.213.261.363.62429789.221.150.225.2705.6213.482.402.2540.0041.18
1989Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-of30299071020281073300110.111.173.200.37318498.143.089.178.1727.1433.674.712.0445.0040.00
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         5617014276142253124511330.159.215.276.4914711187.185.117.200.2186.4224.063.752.1442.5040.74
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter268542701092142058131055155262814.201.276.365.64119845607.241.164.271.0009.0625.542.823.2927.1041.28
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter9243115448808159251395069138287806211118210.259.324.460.78414343233452.306.201.310.0008.3123.352.814.0322.4139.98
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter46315942444239415772705818151420919150.265.331.488.8197781861764.313.223.343.0008.5623.812.784.3720.7043.97
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17859684145215331001296116563360.243.318.461.77927559669.279.218.326.0009.1224.662.704.9318.0640.69
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4014421348171833163311100.236.315.451.7666516163.257.215.326.0009.8220.252.064.2920.5747.06
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2086638317232218871784615745400.259.310.395.70526252722.313.136.219.0006.3721.753.412.4936.8330.23
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3511816344243110133111100.288.361.458.8195410134.357.170.288.0009.7023.132.382.9929.5029.41
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter227479621022041749131048136251711.213.287.378.66518141535.260.165.271.0008.9725.422.833.1828.1840.20
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter29405400250051300111.100.196.250.44610246.077.150.275.00010.8728.262.604.3520.0050.00
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1223331014002601002.130.200.304.5047226.125.174.261.0007.6923.083.003.8523.0066.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623284266132123586339414158.201.276.365.64112027367.241.164.271.0009.0625.542.823.2927.1041.28
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625467914228424891675014142340.259.324.460.78425157605.306.201.310.0008.3123.352.814.0322.4139.98

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Charleston Pirates WcarApit19OF77--67119-8778.8971.01------9382.855.0
1978Charleston Pirates WcarApit191B5--131--14141.0002.80------935.43.6
1979Auburn Red Stars NYPLA--203B17--15301115645.8042.65------3548.625.4
1979Auburn Red Stars NYPLA--201B1--3--2331.0003.00------352.91.5
1979Shelby Pirates WcarApit201B18--13810210150148.9878.22------4837.513.4
1979Shelby Pirates WcarApit203B14--1223113635.9722.50------4829.210.4
1979Shelby Pirates WcarApit20OF3--3---331.0001.00------486.32.2
1980Shelby Pirates SALApit211B28--19024710221214.9687.64------6741.820.3
1980Shelby Pirates SALApit213B27--3032616862.9122.30------6740.319.6
1980Salem Pirates CaroA+pit211B39--29629828333325.9768.33------4097.528.1
1981Buffalo Bisons EastAApit221B64--540551139606595.9829.30------13547.446.7
1981Buffalo Bisons EastAApit22OF67--842819486.9151.28------13549.648.9
1982Portland Beavers PCLAAApit23OF134--22911113251240.9561.79------13599.393.1
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23OF12--18---18181.0001.50------1675.07.4
1983Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit24OF97--1691196189180.9521.86------10196.067.8
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24OF24--27-1-2827.9641.13------3275.014.8
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25OF112--188993206197.9561.76------12688.969.1
1985Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon26OF22--291--30301.0001.36------2395.715.5
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26OF6--12-1-1312.9232.00------1250.03.7
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26OF36--462315148.9411.33------5367.922.4
1986Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn27OF43--6144-6965.9421.51------10939.430.7
1987Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle281B3--141111615.9385.00------585.22.1
1987Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle28OF49--10131-105104.9902.12------5884.535.0
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28OF12--6---661.0000.50------2941.47.4
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28DH5---------------2917.23.1
1988Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon29OF4--72--991.0002.25------850.02.8
1989Birmingham Barons SouAAcha30OF16--2311-2524.9601.50------2759.311.2
1989Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha30OF23--4411-4645.9781.96------2979.316.2
MLB Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF202--29711144322308.9571.52------2020.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH5---------------50.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF372--64033269699673.9631.81------3720.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B3--141111615.9385.00------30.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF83--107391119110.9241.33------830.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B64--540551139606595.9829.30------640.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B39--29629828333325.9768.33------390.00.0
A Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF80--70119-9081.9001.01------800.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B51--34135920385376.9777.37------510.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B41--42557210497.9332.37------410.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B17--15301115645.8042.65------170.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--3--2331.0003.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Charleston Pirates WcarApit19--5------77-
1979Auburn Red Stars NYPLA--20--1--17-----
1979Shelby Pirates WcarApit20--18--14---3-
1980Shelby Pirates SALApit21--28--27-----
1980Salem Pirates CaroA+pit21--39--------
1981Buffalo Bisons EastAApit22--64------67-
1982Portland Beavers PCLAAApit23---------134-
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23---------12-
1983Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit24---------97-
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24---------24-
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25---------112-
1985Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon26---------22-
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26---------6-
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26---------36-
1986Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn27---------43-
1987Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle28--3------49-
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28---------125
1988Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon29---------4-
1989Birmingham Barons SouAAcha30---------16-
1989Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha30---------23-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1987-01-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1986-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-04-05TradeTraded by Expos to Mets for Joe Graves and Rodger Cole. 
1985-08-12Purchased by Expos from Pirates. 
1977-08-18ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
* 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
1985Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll2660,000-51631-370,78060,00060,000
1985Montreal ExposTeam Payroll2660,000-51628-370,78060,00060,000
1987Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2860,000-59536-344,90660,000120,000
* 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