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Tommy HarperTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1960-1976 MLB Years: 1962-1976
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PositionsOF-1227, 3B-270, DH-141, 2B-85, 1B-36Position when DraftedOF-3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTommy Harper
Height5-10Weight168BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 14,1940 [77.225]PlaceOak Grove,Louisiana
High SchoolEncinal (Alameda,cA)
CollegeSan Francisco State University (San Francisco,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1960 by the Cincinnati Reds.
MLB DebutApril 9,1962 [21.177]
OrganizationsCIN [8] BOS [3] MIL [2] BAL [1] CAL [1] CLE [1] OAK [1] SE1 [1] Awards0Awards Voting4-117
TBC Player ID12454Retrosheet IDharpt101MLBAM ID115495
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Seattle Pilots from the Cleveland Indians in the 1968 AL expansion draft (#3 pick) ... Elected to Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame in 2010
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed96Power61Contact52XBH56RBIs46Runs69Hitting62Durability70Team.520Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1960TopekaIIIB-19792526564143536000000000.254.254.393.6479922252.239.139.139.2840.000.000.001.9850.4034.38
1961TopekaIIIB-2012442613113827111565000000000.324.324.545.86923253426.299.221.221.3760.000.000.003.5228.4038.41
1962San DiegoPCLAAA-211444991201662482684000000000.333.333.569.90228458499.296.236.236.3930.000.000.005.2119.1934.94
1962Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin143b21623140001102600001.174.240.174.4144025.235.000.130.2028.0024.003.000.000.000.00
1963Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin17of221294086710612310371214472382110.260.335.377.71215425465.293.117.252.3229.4615.481.642.1540.8023.58
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin17of23102317427752422243395616217.243.326.309.6359811365.282.066.256.29210.6815.341.441.1079.2514.29
1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin17of241596461261662831864356781275133012.257.340.393.73325449745.294.136.302.33210.4717.051.632.4235.8929.52
1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin17of25149553851542255312910578536247.278.348.363.71120132621.320.085.222.3199.1813.691.490.81110.6020.78
1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin17of261033655582173722238435105112.225.306.345.65112627414.244.120.279.29810.3912.321.191.6952.1432.93
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21of271302352651152626117265612223.217.295.374.6698823266.257.157.285.3069.7721.052.152.2639.1745.10
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse1213b-2b28148537781261029417318959014328.235.349.311.66016721640.265.076.356.31314.8414.060.951.4159.6716.67
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil213b29154604104179354318238167710743458.296.377.522.89931570692.315.226.389.39611.1315.461.394.4819.4839.11
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil21of-3b30152585791512631452253659211143.258.333.385.71822543653.285.127.275.3289.9514.091.422.1441.7928.48
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos4of311445569214129214492576710495414.254.341.388.72921645641.287.134.288.33710.4516.221.552.1839.7131.91
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos4of321475669215923317715414619319126.281.351.422.77323943638.311.141.320.3529.5614.581.522.6633.2927.04
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos4of-dh331184436610515352428124665310226.237.312.318.63014123504.267.081.221.2959.1312.901.410.9988.6021.90
1975California AngelsALMLBcal31dh34892854068101331198385124356.239.329.312.6418914332.278.073.246.29811.4515.361.340.9095.0020.59
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak211b-of34346911224027705910003.319.373.464.83732675.345.145.319.3836.6712.001.802.6734.5027.27
1975Totals for AL-AL         1233545190141538268436034359.254.337.342.67912120407.291.088.260.31410.5714.741.401.2370.8022.22
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal12dh354677818501743101600101.234.318.338.65626688.279.104.247.30911.3618.181.601.1477.0033.33
B Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter203678196202411420101000000000.298.298.488.78633175678.277.190.190.0000.000.000.002.9533.9037.13
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1810626997216092563614656740811675310803576313087.257.338.379.71723754387164.288.122.289.00010.5115.081.432.0442.9427.22
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1444991201662482684000000000.333.333.569.90228458499.296.236.236.0000.000.000.005.2119.1934.94
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1444991201662482684000000000.333.333.569.90228458499.296.236.236.0000.000.000.005.2119.1934.94
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter648231237658984164417712428263397123810739.255.333.362.6958371442635.290.107.263.0009.9815.071.511.6752.5524.45
Boston Red Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4091565250405678361441073317426213247516.259.337.381.7185961111783.290.122.281.0009.7614.691.512.0243.4727.41
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3061189183330617451346319142199545911.278.356.454.8105401131345.300.176.333.00010.5614.801.403.3526.4234.24
Seattle Pilots Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter148537781261029417318959014328.235.349.311.66016721640.265.076.356.00014.8414.060.951.4159.6716.67
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter892854068101331198385124356.239.329.312.6418914332.278.073.246.00011.4515.361.340.9095.0020.59
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1302352651152626117265612223.217.295.374.6698823266.257.157.285.0009.7721.052.152.2639.1745.10
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4677818501743101600101.234.318.338.65626688.279.104.247.00011.3618.181.601.1477.0033.33
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter346911224027705910003.319.373.464.83732675.345.145.319.0006.6712.001.802.6734.5027.27
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625618714423313513710679737338.257.338.379.71721339641.288.122.289.00010.5115.081.432.0442.9427.22
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625611351872792995000000000.333.333.569.90232065561.296.236.236.0000.000.000.005.2119.1934.94

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1962Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin213B6--67111413.9292.17------6100.03.7
1963Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22OF118--224741235231.9831.96------12991.572.8
1963Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin223B1---------------1290.80.6
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23OF92--149412154153.9941.66------10290.256.8
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin233B2---2--221.0001.00------1022.01.2
1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24OF159--27765-288283.9831.78------159100.098.1
1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin243B2---4--441.0002.00------1591.31.2
1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin242B1--2---221.0002.00------1590.60.6
1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25OF147--257512263262.9961.78------14998.791.9
1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26OF100--20861-215214.9952.14------10397.161.7
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27OF115--121-2-123121.9841.05------13088.571.4
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle272B2---1--111.0000.50------1301.51.2
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse1283B59--70123109203193.9513.27------14839.936.4
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse1282B59--1131451133269258.9594.37------14839.936.4
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse128OF26--49-1-5049.9801.88------14817.616.0
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil293B128--1232752423422398.9433.11------15483.179.0
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil292B22--5054410108104.9634.73------15414.313.6
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil29OF13--191--20201.0001.54------1548.48.0
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30OF90--15524-161157.9751.74------15259.255.9
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil303B70--711151310199186.9352.66------15246.143.5
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil302B1--111132.6672.00------1520.70.6
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31OF144-1182321454330325.9852.260.27-----144100.092.9
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32OF143-11962511342268264.9851.850.22-----14797.388.3
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32DH3---------------1472.01.9
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33OF61--10522-109107.9821.75------11851.737.7
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33DH51---------------11843.231.5
1975California AngelsALMLBcal34DH57---------------8964.035.4
1975California AngelsALMLBcal341B19--1176115124123.9926.47------8921.311.8
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak341B16--100348107103.9636.44------3447.19.9
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak34OF9--17---17171.0001.89------3426.55.6
1975California AngelsALMLBcal34OF9--1511-1716.9411.78------8910.15.6
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak34DH3---------------348.81.9
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak343B2---------------345.91.2
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35DH27---------------4658.716.7
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35OF1---------------462.20.6
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal351B1--2---221.0002.00------462.20.6
MLB Totals for OF - 14 season(s)-   OF1227-2378216851311122502219.9861.810.93-----12270.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B270--2705264843844796.9432.95------2700.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH141---------------1410.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B85--1662011644383367.9584.32------850.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B36--2199523233228.9796.33------360.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1962Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin21-----6-----
1963Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22-----1---118-
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23-----2---92-
1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24---1-2---159-
1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25---------147-
1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26---------100-
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27---2-----115-
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse128---59-59---26-
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil29---22-128---13-
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30---1-70---90-
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31---------144-
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32---------1433
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33---------6151
1975California AngelsALMLBcal34--19------957
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak34--16--2---93
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35--1------127

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1975Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB3410000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs10000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos39First Base Coach1608377.51919.05Don Zimmer,Johnny Pesky
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos40First Base Coach1085949.5462.55Ralph Houk
1982Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos41First Base Coach1628973.5496.03Ralph Houk
1983Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos42First Base Coach1627884.48120.06Ralph Houk
1984Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos43First Base Coach1628676.53118.03Ralph Houk
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon49First Base Coach1628577.52510.03Buck Rodgers
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon50First Base Coach1617190.44126.56Buck Rodgers,Tom Runnells
1992Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon51First Base Coach1628775.5379.02Felipe Alou,Tom Runnells
1993Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon52Hitting Coach1629468.5803.02Felipe Alou
1994Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon53Hitting Coach1147440.649--1Felipe Alou
1995Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon54Hitting Coach1446678.45824.05Felipe Alou
1996Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon55Hitting Coach1628874.5438.02Felipe Alou
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon56Hitting Coach1627884.48123.04Felipe Alou
1998Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon57Hitting Coach1626597.40141.04Felipe Alou
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon58Hitting Coach1626894.42035.04Felipe Alou
2000Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos59First Base Coach1628577.5252.52Jimy Williams
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos60First Base Coach1618279.50913.52Joe Kerrigan,Jimy Williams
2002Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos61First Base Coach1629369.57410.52Grady Little-
2010Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos69Player Development Consultant1628973.5497.02Terry Francona
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1976-12-17Released by Orioles. 
1976-04-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1975-11-20Released by Athletics. 
1975-08-13Purchased by Athletics from Angels. 
1974-12-02TradeTraded by Red Sox to Angels for Bob Heise. 
1971-10-11TradeTraded by Brewers with Pat Skrable, ?? and Marty Pattin to Red Sox for Don Pavletich, George Scott, Joe Lahoud, Billy Conigliaro, Ken Brett and Jim Lonborg. 
1968-10-15Selected by Pilots from Indians in expansion draft (Pick #3). 
1967-11-21TradeTraded by Reds to Indians for Bob Raudman, Fred Whitfield and George Culver. 
1960-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds. 
* 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.