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Phil GarnerHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1971-1988 MLB Years: 1973-1988
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World Series Champion

Positions2B-987, 3B-841, SS-42, DH-2Position when DraftedIFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NamePhillip Mason Garner
Height5-10Weight177BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 30,1949 [68.294]PlaceJefferson City,Tennessee
High SchoolBearden (Knoxville,TN)
CollegeUniversity of Tennessee (Knoxville,TN)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics in the 1st round (2nd overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Montreal Expos in the 8th round (176th overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1973 [24.133]
OrganizationsHOU [7] OAK [6] PIT [5] LAN [1] SFN [1] Awards5Awards Voting7-190
TBC Player ID11757Retrosheet IDgarnp001MLBAM ID114625
RelationshipsFather of Ty Garner
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed75Power59Contact62XBH62RBIs58Runs56Hitting59Durability57Team.530Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971BurlingtonMidwA--2211643973122224117080497300000.278.350.421.77118537488.313.143.273.35310.0414.961.492.2539.9130.33
1972BirminghamSouAA--23712644574106124030274300000.280.347.500.84713228291.297.220.333.3849.2814.781.594.1222.0037.84
1972IowaAmerAAA--2370247336018492270307300000.243.325.457.78211331277.309.214.364.35610.8326.352.433.2527.4451.67
1972Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         14151178134281021621005711600000.262.336.479.81524559568.302.217.348.37110.0420.422.043.7024.3344.03
1973TucsonPCLAAA--24138516871492312147330729000000.289.376.461.83723849588.328.172.318.37912.2415.311.252.3836.8632.89
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33b2495000000000300000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
1974TucsonPCLAAA--2596388781282910115180535800000.330.410.541.95121050441.367.211.369.42912.0213.151.092.4935.2739.06
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak293b253028451001111501000.179.207.214.4216130.217.035.071.1983.3316.675.000.000.0020.00
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak292b26160488461202156544630655213112.246.295.346.64116932547.271.100.158.2955.4811.882.171.1081.3326.67
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2,32b2715955554145291287435133671264111.261.307.400.70722249603.285.139.243.3235.9711.771.971.3369.3833.79
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3,173b2815358599152351017773295565272413.260.325.441.76625862651.267.181.315.3368.459.981.182.6134.4140.79
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33b-2b29154528661382591066271466715371218.261.345.400.74521144609.282.139.288.33210.8411.661.081.6452.8031.88
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32b-3b301505497616132811591785574323156.293.359.441.80024251612.321.148.264.3498.9912.091.351.8049.9131.68
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32b311515486214227655832746532771212.259.315.358.67319638610.276.099.228.2977.548.691.150.82109.6026.76
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32b325618122466212046212102313.254.327.326.653599207.278.072.177.30210.1410.141.000.48181.0019.57
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou32b32311131327310662151104111.239.326.283.609324133.262.044.212.28611.288.270.730.000.0014.81
1981Totals for NL-NL         87294357393126108363206424.248.326.310.6369113340.272.062.190.29610.599.410.890.29294.0017.81
1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou32b3315558865161338138324134092307411.274.320.423.74324954638.302.149.236.3286.2714.422.302.0445.2333.54
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou33b341545677613524214791812638453684.238.317.362.67920540644.255.124.245.3049.7813.041.332.1740.5029.63
1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou33b351283746010417644532436345429.278.355.388.74314527430.322.110.227.33710.0014.651.470.9393.5025.96
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou33b36135463651242310651443472215312.268.317.400.71718539505.303.132.205.3166.7314.262.121.1977.1731.45
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou33b3710731343831439411263045103214.265.329.415.74413026347.282.150.265.3298.6512.971.502.5934.7831.33
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou33b38431121525503151082001312.223.268.348.616398124.239.125.205.2666.4516.132.502.4237.3332.00
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan203b38701261424402851202404173.190.299.270.569346151.218.080.270.24513.2515.891.201.3263.0025.00
1987Totals for NL-NL         11323829499052361284405485.206.285.307.5927314275.228.101.239.25510.1816.001.571.8247.6028.57
1988Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-2b3917455122115014410000.267.340.422.76219450.275.155.222.3448.008.001.002.0045.0033.33
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn203b391513020001011300000.154.214.154.3682014.200.000.000.1797.1421.433.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter1860613678015942998210973822510556484234675974131.260.323.389.71223844906860.283.129.240.0008.2212.271.491.5956.2930.74
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter5081899321545104375826129123534110000.287.366.472.8388971992135.325.185.324.00011.0115.971.452.7232.7436.51
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter321119620334972273515118115922510000.292.375.485.8605801341356.335.193.340.00011.7316.591.422.5834.1738.40
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter712644574106124030274300000.280.347.500.84713228291.297.220.333.0009.2814.781.594.1222.0037.84
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11643973122224117080497300000.278.350.421.77118537488.313.143.273.00010.0414.961.492.2539.9130.33
Houston Astros Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter7532530337659119304932068392333871514292153.260.323.389.7129851982821.287.129.232.0008.2613.721.661.7451.6330.05
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter66423913256391253544280112442432841221224452.267.335.404.7399662042689.285.137.267.0009.0410.561.171.6454.3431.92
Oakland Athletics Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter35810761042705117141294020671447287223.251.297.369.666397821185.277.118.199.0005.6512.152.151.1876.8630.37
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter701261424402851202404173.190.299.270.569346151.218.080.270.00013.2515.891.201.3263.0025.00
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1513020001011300000.154.214.154.3682014.200.000.000.0007.1421.433.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162534681392679642094973365611.260.323.389.71220843597.283.129.240.0008.2212.271.491.5956.2930.74
Average Minor - Per 162 games16260610217433121883907510900000.287.366.472.83828663681.325.185.324.00011.0115.971.452.7232.7436.51

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak243B9-2623-1551.0000.560.19-----9100.05.6
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25DH2---------------306.71.2
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak252B3--31--441.0001.33------3010.01.9
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25SS8--28--10101.0001.25------3026.74.9
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak253B19--615112221.9551.11------3063.311.7
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak262B160--3544262693806780.9684.88------160100.098.8
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26SS1--11-1221.0002.00------1600.60.6
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak272B159--3784652291865843.9755.30------159100.098.8
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28SS12--1116112827.9642.25------1537.87.4
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit282B50--11495620215209.9724.18------15332.730.9
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit283B107--982401028348338.9713.16------15369.966.0
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29SS4--14-1551.0001.25------1542.62.5
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit292B81--1902131050413403.9764.98------15452.650.3
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit293B81--671721812257239.9302.95------15452.650.3
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit302B83--175234858417409.9814.93------15055.351.2
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit303B78--471441316204191.9362.45------15052.048.1
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30SS14--1218183130.9682.14------1509.38.6
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit312B151--34949921116869848.9765.62------151100.093.2
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31SS1---1--111.0001.00------1510.70.6
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou322B31--62102317167164.9825.29------31100.028.2
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit322B50--121148931278269.9685.38------5689.349.0
1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou333B18--1235345047.9402.61------15511.611.1
1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou332B136--2734291490716702.9805.16------15587.784.0
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou343B154--1003112422435411.9452.67------154100.095.1
1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou353B82--71163516239234.9792.85------12864.150.6
1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou352B35--6588726160153.9564.37------12827.321.6
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou363B123--751972014292272.9322.21------13591.175.9
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou362B15--26321105958.9833.87------13511.19.3
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou372B7--811-219191.0002.71------1076.54.3
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou373B84--581412313222199.8962.37------10778.551.9
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou383B36--2854238482.9762.28------4383.722.2
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou382B2---1--111.0000.50------434.71.2
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan382B12--616222422.9171.83------7017.17.4
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan383B46--29678510496.9232.09------7065.728.4
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan38SS2--261-98.8894.00------702.91.2
1988Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn392B12--1221-333331.0002.75------1770.68.4
1988Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn393B2---1--111.0000.50------1711.81.4
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn393B2---------------1513.31.2
MLB Totals for 2B - 13 season(s)-   2B975--2124276012960650134884.9745.01------9750.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 12 season(s)-   3B839-26593154212713522622135.9442.5482.12-----8390.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 7 season(s)-   SS42--29543118683.9651.98------420.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B12--1221-333331.0002.75------120.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B2---1--111.0000.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24-----9-----
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25---3819----2
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26---1601------
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27---159-------
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28---5012107-----
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29---81481-----
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30---831478-----
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31---1511------
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou32---31-------
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32---50-------
1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou33---136-18-----
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou34-----154-----
1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35---35-82-----
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36---15-123-----
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37---7-84-----
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38---2-36-----
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan38---12246-----
1988Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn39---12-2-----
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn39-----2-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1975Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB2635000000000100000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1979Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB30312450111001000000.417.462.8331.29510213.364.416.5007.690.000.007.6912.0040.00
1979Pittsburgh PiratesWorld SeriesMLB307244124005003100000.500.556.6671.22316427.522.167.29211.113.700.330.000.0033.33
1981Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB32518120000003300000.111.238.111.3492021.133.000.16714.2914.291.000.000.000.00
1986Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB3739121002001200000.222.300.333.6333110.286.111.22210.0020.002.000.000.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs518120000003300000.111.238.111.3492021.133.000.16714.2914.291.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs926571113002300000.269.321.500.82113328.273.231.3087.1410.711.503.5726.0042.86
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs7244124005003100000.500.556.6671.22316427.522.167.29211.113.700.330.000.0033.33

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou40Assistant Coach1628676.5316.03Art Howe
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou41Assistant Coach1627587.46316.04Art Howe
1991Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou42Assistant Coach1626597.40129.06Art Howe
1992Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil43Manager1629270.5684.02 
1993Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil44Manager1626993.42626.07 
1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil45Manager1155362.46115.05 
1995Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil46Manager1446579.45135.04 
1996Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil47Manager1628082.49419.53 
1997Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil48Manager1617883.4848.03 
1998Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil49Manager1627488.45728.05 
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil50Manager1617487.46022.55 
2000Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet51Manager1627983.48816.03 
2001Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet52Manager1626696.40725.04 
2002Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet53Manager16155106.34239.05 -
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou55Manager1629270.56813.02 Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
2005Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou56Manager1628973.54911.02 Lost World Series (White Sox)
2006Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou57Manager1628280.5061.52 
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou58Manager1627389.45112.04 
* 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

Awards [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1976American League Player of the Week (August 2-August 8)1
1977National League Player of the Week (July 4-July 10)1
1978National League Player of the Week (September 11-September 17)1
1979National League Player of the Week (July 16-July 22)1
1986National League Player of the Week (April 14-April 20)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1988-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-01-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1987-11-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-06-19TradeTraded by Astros to Dodgers for Jeff Edwards. 
1987-01-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1986-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1981-08-31TradeTraded by Pirates to Astros for Kevin Houston, Randy Niemann and Johnny Ray. 
1977-03-15TradeTraded by Athletics with Chris Batton and Tommy Helms to Pirates for Mitchell Page, Tony Armas, Rick Langford, Doug Bair, Doc Medich and Dave Giusti. 
* 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

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Houston AstrosTeam Payroll36745,000-103684++370,78060,000745,000
1986Houston AstrosTeam Payroll37600,000-195972++386,34760,0001,345,000
1987Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll38450,000-2181370++344,90660,0001,795,000
1987Houston AstrosTeam Payroll38450,000-2181470++344,90660,0001,795,000
1988San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll39375,000-2761561392,10762,5002,170,000
* 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