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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Daniel Michael Gakeler
Stat Years
1984-1995  [mlb] 1991-1991
Height/Weight
6-6 / 215
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (266)
Draft Position
1B
Born Date/Place
High School
Burlington Township (Burlington,NJ)
Colleges
Mercer County Community College (West Windsor, New Jersey)
Draft
Selected by the Boston Red Sox in Round #1 (#3 overall) of the 1984 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Sec Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Matt Sczesny
MLB Debut
1991-06-09 - Boxscore  (Age: 27.039)
Service Time
Organizations
BOS [7] MON [2] DET [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11677 ... retro id: gaked001 ... mlbam id: 114524
Relations
Uncle of Zach Gakeler
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts43Walks52Hittable48SO/BB48vsPower48Hitting6Durability67Team.481Ratings Explained
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1984Elmira PioneersNYPLA-bos-201---464.1114130011076.2674735941542071.417.871.064.816.345.521.32.400
    1984Minor Totals: BOSbyYearA-----201---464.1314130011076.7674735941542071.427.911.064.846.385.551.32.400
    1986Greensboro HornetsSALAbos-222---763.32242351111154.1158735766915411041.479.210.354.028.984.262.23.538
    1986Minor Totals: BOSbyYearA----221---763.33242351111154.3158735766915411041.479.230.354.038.994.262.23.538
    1987New Britain Red SoxEastAAbos-233---8134.63302551350173.0188112891463907071.459.780.733.284.685.831.43.381
    1987Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAA----231---8134.63302551350173.0188112891463907071.459.780.733.284.685.831.43.381
    1988New Britain Red SoxEastAAbos-244---6133.69262552010153.215774634541109051.379.200.233.166.444.332.04.316
    1988Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAA----241---6133.70262552010153.715774634541109051.389.220.233.176.464.352.04.316
    1989Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-255---542.3914142100086.2703123139766031.267.270.104.057.893.221.95.556
    1989Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-255---363.1211111000066.1532923128414031.227.190.143.805.563.931.46.333
    1989Minor Totals: MONbyYearAAA/AA----252---8102.71252531000153.0123604626711710061.247.240.123.946.883.531.75.444
    1990Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-266---553.23222111010120.01015543255897071.307.580.154.136.684.131.62.500
    1990Minor Totals: MONbyYearAAA----261---553.23222111010120.01015543255897071.307.580.154.136.684.131.62.500
    1991Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-277---233.50232001221443.2442217013323011.319.070.002.686.604.532.46.400
    1991Detroit TigersALMLBdet32277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf145.74317001124273.2735247539437011.528.920.614.765.256.351.10.200
    1991Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----271---233.54232001221443.7442217013323011.329.170.002.716.674.582.46.400
    1991MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf145.78317001124273.7735247539437011.538.980.614.805.296.391.10.200
    1992London TigersEastAAdet-288---000.0011000002.03000110002.0013.500.004.504.500.001.00.000
    1992Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-288---017.11330000012.214101034112011.429.952.132.847.827.112.75.000
    1992Minor Totals: DETbyYearAA/AAA----282---016.34440000014.717101035122011.5510.771.903.177.616.342.40.000
    1993Lynchburg Red SoxCaroA+bos-299---331.49300001930942.131137311282120.996.590.642.345.952.762.55.500
    1993Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-299---017.50600036012.02111101982002.5015.750.756.756.008.250.89.000
    1993Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA/A+----292---342.83360002236954.3522417420364121.338.650.673.335.993.991.80.429
    1994New Britain Red SoxEastAAbos-3010---9124.51252520000151.216490767521077051.429.730.423.096.355.342.06.429
    1994Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-3010---014.76320001017.01813934100001.299.531.592.125.296.882.50.000
    1994Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA/AA----302---9134.55282720010168.71821038510561177051.419.740.543.006.265.512.09.409
    1995Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-3111---026.10440000020.224141429133021.6010.450.873.925.666.101.44.000
    1995Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA----311---026.24440000020.724141429133021.6310.690.894.015.796.241.44.000
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)145.78317001124273.7735247539437011.538.980.614.805.296.391.10.200
    American League Totals (1 yrs)145.78317001124273.7735247539437011.538.980.614.805.296.391.10.200
    Minor League Totals52763.782361692163967141,132.7111359447656452824651471.388.850.453.596.554.721.82.406
    Minor: A- Totals464.1314130011076.7674735941542071.427.911.064.846.385.551.32.400
    Minor: A Totals763.33242351111154.3158735766915411041.479.230.354.038.994.262.23.538
    Minor: A+ Totals331.50300001930942.331137311282121.006.630.642.355.992.782.55.500
    Minor: AA Totals28423.989690144360567.058230725126209384290201.409.240.413.326.104.871.84.400
    Minor: AAA Totals10193.8872432115294292.327515412612122204210141.368.470.373.766.294.741.67.345
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)145.78317001124273.7735247539437011.538.980.614.805.296.391.10.200
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1989Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-25p---11410020000000501000.200.200.200.4001120.000.000.4000.0045.450.000.00.000.0
    1989Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-25p---11112000000000702000.000.000.000.0001400.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1990Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-26p---222221310010001001000.136.136.182.3182341.045.046.2500.0043.480.000.00.0033.3
    Minor League Totals47441510010002204000.114.114.136.2504861.023.022.2270.0045.830.000.00.0020.0
    Minor: AA Totals1410020000000501000.200.200.200.4001120.000.000.4000.0045.450.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals33341310010001703000.088.088.118.2063741.029.030.1760.0045.950.000.00.0033.3
    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
    1984Elmira PioneersNYPLA-20P1400.06230129291.0002.100.0019.2100.06
    1986Greensboro HornetsSALA22P2400.01021213331.9391.300.0017.4100.09
    1987New Britain Red SoxEastAA23P3000.01427414541.9111.400.0021.4100.05
    1988New Britain Red SoxEastAA24P2600.01433204947.9591.800.0019.0100.06
    1989Jacksonville ExposSouAA25P1400.0616212422.9171.600.009.7100.013
    1989Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA25P1100.0510301815.8331.400.007.5100.013
    1990Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA26P2200.0716412723.8521.000.0015.1100.010
    1991Toledo Mud HensILAAA27P2300.0460010101.0000.400.0016.0100.09
    1991Detroit TigersALMLB27P31073.25120017171.0000.500.2319.1100.09
    1992Toledo Mud HensILAAA28P300.02000221.0000.700.002.1100.022
    1993Lynchburg Red SoxCaroA+29P3000.0760013131.0000.400.0021.6100.05
    1993Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA29P600.00200221.0000.300.004.2100.016
    1994New Britain Red SoxEastAA30P2500.0925113534.9711.400.0017.9100.09
    1994Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA30P300.00300331.0001.000.002.1100.020
    1995Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA31P400.02200441.0001.000.002.8100.027
    MLB Totals - (P)310735120011.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)720020397111.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)9500431019312.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)3000760010.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)240010212111.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)14006230112.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1984Minor14----------
    1986Minor24----------
    1987Minor30----------
    1988Minor26----------
    1989Minor25----------
    1990Minor22----------
    1991MLB31----------
    1991Minor23----------
    1992Minor3----------
    1993Minor36----------
    1994Minor28----------
    1995Minor4----------
    Totals266----------