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Ty GaineyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-2000 MLB Years: 1985-1987
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

PositionsOF-780, 1B-1Position when DraftedIFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTelmanch Gainey
Height6-1Weight190BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 25,1960 [58.351]PlaceCheraw,South Carolina
High SchoolCheraw (Cheraw,SC)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (34th overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1985-HOU-#6 ... 1986-HOU-#4
MLB DebutApril 24,1985 [24.120]
OrganizationsHOU [10] CLE [2] PIT [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID11674Retrosheet IDgaint001MLBAM ID114522
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed68Power61Contact35XBH49RBIs54Runs52Hitting69Durability51Team.522Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Gulf Coast AstrosGCLRkhou-of182161514110721102601100.230.333.279.61217273.389.049.230.29013.7035.622.600.000.0014.29
1980GCL Astros OrangeGCLRkhou-of1947167414742226175343923000.281.409.365.774618206.357.084.359.36316.5018.931.150.9783.5017.02
1980Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-of19512310000101300000.083.154.083.2371013.111.000.167.1247.6923.083.000.000.000.00
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         52179444842226185354223000.268.394.346.740628219.341.078.346.34915.9819.181.200.9189.5016.67
1981Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-of2011434740861186384173511133220.248.320.378.69813125390.345.130.329.3198.9728.463.171.5457.8329.07
1982Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-of2110642592145201110584516387461170.341.402.511.91321741471.395.170.327.4018.0715.711.952.1242.5028.28
1982Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-of2116589175015326900000.293.359.431.79025664.333.138.259.3569.3814.061.501.5658.0035.29
1982Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         122483101162251111634818448361170.335.397.501.89824247535.387.166.319.3958.2215.511.892.0643.9129.01
1983Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-of22110397651071519432419408324220.270.338.380.71815125445.319.110.224.3258.9918.652.082.0244.1123.36
1984Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-of231334678512928213783912598342520.276.359.428.78720043537.309.152.336.35410.9915.461.412.4235.9233.33
1985Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of24682324278142546105374800340.336.423.478.90111121272.401.142.323.39713.6017.651.301.8446.4026.92
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24of241337560000002921000.162.244.162.4066042.214.000.054.2024.7621.434.500.000.000.00
1986Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of251043597212622111763198558101050.351.437.6161.05322150415.418.265.448.45413.2519.521.474.1021.1239.68
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24of25265061531163161900000.300.375.460.83523556.467.160.320.37210.7133.933.171.7950.0033.33
1987Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of2612342183122286137288829200560.290.402.477.87920147508.340.187.382.38216.1418.111.122.5632.3838.52
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24of261824130001102900000.125.192.125.3173026.200.000.125.1587.6934.624.500.000.000.00
1988Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-2754010000001100000.250.400.250.650105.333.000.250.32120.0020.001.000.000.000.00
1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of281013415994133115086488700040.276.365.428.79314627389.342.152.299.35812.3422.371.812.8331.0028.72
1990Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-of2912343141013104710020.412.487.5291.01618239.500.117.265.44610.2617.951.752.5634.0014.29
1990Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of291938793018006800110.237.333.395.72815445.267.158.316.32113.3317.781.332.2238.0044.44
1990Totals for AAA-AAA         317210234021110101510130.319.405.458.86333684.375.139.292.37811.9017.861.502.3836.0026.09
1991Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRkpit-3038240001301200000.500.556.5001.056409.667.000.500.48211.1122.222.000.000.000.00
1991Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-of30914351001204200010.357.500.429.9296118.417.072.500.41522.2211.110.500.000.0020.00
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1222591002505400010.409.519.455.97410127.500.046.500.43818.5214.810.800.000.0011.11
2000Yucatan LeonesMexAAA--3966212316217034001544700006.292.436.415.8518820266.364.123.373.39020.3017.670.871.1370.6732.26
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter571111224311741103721000.216.293.288.581325124.315.072.189.0008.0629.843.700.81111.0020.83
Minor League Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter106235976421061183479253922390515803181520366.295.384.449.83316143224165.356.154.334.00012.3619.281.562.2139.1030.35
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter50716553005119922512834828291373119236.309.411.488.8998071721957.371.179.367.00014.8719.061.282.6132.4533.66
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter25992215925348323126663310517566740.274.350.408.758376741046.315.134.283.00010.0416.731.672.2040.0929.25
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2257841352323119169687237418894390.296.362.445.80734966874.370.149.325.0008.4721.512.541.8349.0028.45
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter71236486553234226456724100.275.394.347.7418210288.375.072.331.00015.6323.261.490.69118.0015.38
Houston Astros Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter571111224311741103721000.216.293.288.581325124.315.072.189.0008.0629.843.700.81111.0020.83
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623153468933201132810563000.216.293.288.5819114352.315.072.189.0008.0629.843.700.81111.0020.83
Average Minor - Per 162 games16254998162287148234147912232351.295.384.449.83324649635.356.154.334.00012.3619.281.562.2139.1030.35

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1990Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-Rel29000.0010100100.0000001000--------27.000.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100100.0000001000--------27.000.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100100.0000001000--------27.000.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.006600660006600220.000000660000--------27.000.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou18OF11--1311-1514.9331.27------2152.421.2
1980GCL Astros Orange GCLRkhou19OF43--4823-5350.9431.16------4791.569.4
1980Daytona Astros FSLA+hou19OF4--4---441.0001.00------580.02.9
1981Daytona Astros FSLA+hou20OF96--12773-137134.9781.40------11484.271.1
1982Daytona Astros FSLA+hou21OF91--161691176167.9491.84------10685.867.9
1982Columbus Astros SouAAhou21OF13--191--20201.0001.54------1681.39.1
1983Columbus Astros SouAAhou22OF26--561--57571.0002.19------11023.618.2
1984Columbus Astros SouAAhou23OF123--240843252248.9842.02------13392.587.9
1985Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou24OF51--119441127123.9692.41------6875.036.4
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24OF9--21-2-2321.9132.33------1369.25.6
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25OF84--163492176167.9491.99------10480.858.7
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25OF19--30---30301.0001.58------2673.111.7
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou26OF99--1825111198187.9441.89------12380.569.7
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou261B1--3-1143.7503.00------1230.80.7
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26OF6--10---10101.0001.67------1833.33.7
1989Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle28OF81--13435-142137.9651.69------10180.257.0
1990Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle29OF10--16---16161.0001.60------1952.67.0
1990Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit29OF8--19-2-2119.9052.38------1266.75.4
1991Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit30OF6--5---551.0000.83------966.74.2
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF34--61-2-6361.9681.79------340.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF339--63816314685654.9551.93------3390.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--3-1143.7503.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF162--3151043329325.9882.01------1620.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF191--29213121317305.9621.60------1910.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF54--6134-6864.9411.19------540.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou18---------11-
1980GCL Astros Orange GCLRkhou19---------43-
1980Daytona Astros FSLA+hou19---------4-
1981Daytona Astros FSLA+hou20---------96-
1982Daytona Astros FSLA+hou21---------91-
1982Columbus Astros SouAAhou21---------13-
1983Columbus Astros SouAAhou22---------26-
1984Columbus Astros SouAAhou23---------123-
1985Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou24---------51-
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24---------9-
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25---------84-
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25---------19-
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou26--1------99-
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26---------6-
1989Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle28---------81-
1990Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle29---------10-
1990Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit29---------8-
1991Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit30---------6-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2001Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+Minorkca40Hitting Coach1407862.557--1Jeff GarberLost in Finals (Salem)
* 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

Salaries

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2460,000-51625-370,78060,00060,000
1986Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2560,000-61430-386,34760,000120,000
1987Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2660,000-59532-344,90660,000180,000
* 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