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Ken GerhartTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-1990 MLB Years: 1986-1988
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PositionsOF-803, DH-3Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameHarold Kenneth Gerhart
Height6-0Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 19,1961 [57.001]PlaceCharleston,South Carolina
CollegeMiddle Tennessee State University (Murfreesboro,TN)

DraftedSelected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 5th round (130th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsLamar North
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1984-BAL-#3 ... 1985-BAL-#4 ... 1986-BAL-#1 ... 1987-BAL-#1
MLB DebutSeptember 14,1986 [25.118]
OrganizationsBAL [7] CLE [1] SFN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11831Retrosheet IDgerhk001MLBAM ID114715
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed76Power83Contact29XBH82RBIs69Runs76Hitting48Durability58Team.482Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Middle Tenn StateCollegeSocf-lf20461533237111523110244400000.242.345.425.7706517177.308.183.412.35413.5624.861.832.8230.6045.95
1982Middle Tenn StateCollegeJrcf-lf214820149691221237170173800000.343.394.602.99612126218.377.259.428.4377.8017.432.245.5016.7537.68
1982Bluefield OriolesAppRkbal-of216622857591301243364375722810.259.356.474.83010825277.281.215.518.36513.3620.581.544.3319.0042.37
1983Hagerstown SunsCaroA+bal-of2213050113113729831864588512972420.273.384.549.93327568599.307.276.519.40814.1921.541.525.1816.1649.64
1984Hagerstown SunsCaroA+bal-of2347168395418362192213511100.321.398.571.9699627192.375.250.417.42510.9418.231.673.1328.0050.00
1984Charlotte O'sSouAAbal-of23852644053831340106408313320.201.305.402.70710624311.234.201.367.31712.8626.692.084.1820.3145.28
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1324327910726619611986111824420.248.341.468.80920251503.294.220.387.35912.1323.461.933.7822.7447.66
1985Charlotte O'sSouAAbal-of246822255611611752204484633220.275.407.586.99313034278.273.311.599.42817.2716.550.966.1213.0655.74
1986Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-of25124453731241832872893910530220.274.334.512.84623249497.298.238.322.3697.8521.132.695.6316.1839.52
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal38of25206941620170141800201.232.267.304.57121375.288.072.116.2565.3324.004.501.3369.0018.75
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal38of26922844169102143492175316207.243.286.440.72612526310.251.197.282.3135.4817.103.124.5220.2937.68
1988Charlotte KnightsSouAAbal-of27313220011012000000.154.267.385.6525115.083.231.308.29813.330.000.006.6713.0050.00
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal38of27103262275110192373215722403.195.256.344.6009020291.210.149.244.2717.2219.592.713.0929.1139.22
1989Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-of28166091220281171801000.200.284.333.61720468.250.133.250.28610.2926.472.572.9430.0033.33
1989Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-of2893269245264629105146116020.193.236.312.5488416290.228.119.190.2464.8321.034.362.0744.8330.77
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         109329336484837116217917020.195.245.316.56110420358.231.121.201.2545.8722.073.762.2341.1331.25
1990Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of2947100000001400000.000.125.000.125008.000.000.143.08812.5050.004.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter21561572136223246416642128388011.221.271.384.65523649676.238.163.247.0006.2118.933.053.5525.6336.03
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter63621854315541102211635213940294538181820110.254.344.483.82710562482535.282.229.410.00011.6021.221.834.5818.8444.77
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter221729981762473410118145417046240.241.297.433.73031665795.269.192.272.0006.7921.383.154.2821.4436.93
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1725591061282643310131129714747540.229.344.467.81126163672.247.238.445.00014.4321.881.524.9116.9449.22
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter177669170191471137107541010616483520.286.387.555.94237195791.326.269.493.00013.4020.731.554.6818.0849.74
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6622857591301243364375722810.259.356.474.83010825277.281.215.518.00013.3620.581.544.3319.0042.37
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter94354811062331760280418200000.299.372.525.89718643395.349.226.421.00010.3820.762.004.3020.8240.57
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter21561572136223246416642128388011.221.271.384.65523649676.238.163.247.0006.2118.933.053.5525.6336.03
Average MLB - Per 162 games162463541021721848125329626608.221.271.384.65517837509.238.163.247.0006.2118.933.053.5525.6336.03
Average Minor - Per 162 games162557110141286309035107513755530.254.344.483.82726963646.282.229.410.00011.6021.221.834.5818.8444.77

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Bluefield Orioles AppRkbal21OF60--105321110108.9821.80------6690.987.0
1983Hagerstown Suns CaroA+bal22OF128--27411133298285.9562.23------13098.594.1
1984Hagerstown Suns CaroA+bal23OF47--108151114109.9562.32------47100.033.6
1984Charlotte O's SouAAbal23OF78--183543192188.9792.41------8591.853.1
1985Charlotte O's SouAAbal24OF62--177412182181.9952.92------6891.243.4
1986Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal25OF119--2161172234227.9701.91------12496.086.2
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25OF20--34-1-3534.9711.70------20100.012.3
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26OF91--17435-182177.9731.95------9298.956.2
1988Charlotte Knights SouAAbal27OF2--5---551.0002.50------366.71.4
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27OF93--192351200195.9752.10------10390.357.8
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27DH3---------------1032.91.9
1989Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn28OF16--364--40401.0002.50------16100.011.8
1989Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn28OF83--128833139136.9781.64------9389.258.0
1990Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle29OF4--4---441.0001.00------4100.02.8
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF204--4006111417406.9741.99------2040.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH3---------------30.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF206--34819105377367.9731.78------2060.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF158--4011355419414.9882.62------1580.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF175--38212184412394.9562.25------1750.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF60--105321110108.9821.80------600.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Bluefield Orioles AppRkbal21---------60-
1983Hagerstown Suns CaroA+bal22---------128-
1984Hagerstown Suns CaroA+bal23---------47-
1984Charlotte O's SouAAbal23---------78-
1985Charlotte O's SouAAbal24---------62-
1986Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal25---------119-
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25---------20-
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26---------91-
1988Charlotte Knights SouAAbal27---------2-
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27---------933
1989Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn28---------16-
1989Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn28---------83-
1990Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle29---------4-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1989-03-26TradeTraded by Orioles to Giants for Francisco Melendez. 
* 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
1986Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll2560,000-61429-386,34760,00060,000
1987Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll2662,500-5132623344,90660,000122,500
1988Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll2783,000-5281925392,10762,500205,500
* 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