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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Daniel William Heep
Stat Years
1978-1991  [mlb] 1979-1991
Height/Weight
5-11 / 177
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
OF (655) ... 1B (287) ... DH (15) ... P (2)
Draft Position
OF-P
Born Date/Place
High School
Lee (San Antonio,TX)
Colleges
St. Mary's University (San Antonio, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the Houston Astros in Round #2 (#37 overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1979-08-31 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.059)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [5] NYN [4] LAN [2] BOS [2] ATL [1] CHA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12612 ... retro id: heepd001 ... mlbam id: 115691
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1978Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-20of---166212297218222406502501200.340.462.472.93426510022.340.132.37418.879.430.50106.00.7530.6
    1979Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-21of---2138523103171305218473493232400.327.385.524.90958127456.298.197.3168.435.510.6524.93.6132.8
    1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2021ofL-S-E-P21414020002001400210.143.176.143.3191720.071.000.1675.8823.534.000.00.000.0
    1980Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-221b---39637663129285176993363611400.343.398.580.97841821850.348.237.3438.618.611.0022.14.0738.8
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLBhou20221bL-S-E-P333876248006008910100.276.340.368.70897328.184.092.3048.259.281.130.00.0033.3
    1981Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-231b---4782855596235116036471950520.337.433.5681.00134216239.386.231.32713.745.560.4025.93.2240.6
    1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24231bL-S-E-P433966243001100101100023.250.321.281.602106273.135.031.2829.4310.381.100.00.0012.5
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2424ofL-S-E-P585198164714142202213110235.237.311.379.6902227519.237.142.2619.4613.961.4849.51.8040.4
    1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn2525ofL-S-E-P6115253306412082133294011565.253.326.395.72128910020.257.142.26710.0313.841.3831.62.7731.2
    1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn2526ofL-S-E-P79919936469211231272211539.231.319.312.6312336212.226.081.24911.599.440.81199.00.4326.1
    1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn2527ofL-S-E-P8952712676170742222727106112.280.341.421.76230511424.240.141.2848.858.851.0038.72.3031.6
    1986New York MetsNLMLBnyn2528ofL-S-E-P98619524558253314303110153.282.379.421.8002278215.277.139.31313.2213.661.0339.02.2027.3
    1987San Antonio DodgersTexAAlan-29of---1011476161029004710000.340.404.489.89352233.234.149.3687.6913.461.7523.53.8518.8
    1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1229ofL-S-E-P10609871640091081001006.163.226.204.430107204.133.041.1827.489.351.250.00.0025.0
    1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1230ofL-S-E-P119514914362001120221310104.242.341.255.596173382.174.013.26312.727.510.590.00.005.6
    1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2931ofL-S-E-P121133203696170549012926114413.300.356.400.75635512822.188.100.3118.177.320.9064.01.4122.9
    1990Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2932ofL-S-E-P13416931211080071410100.174.256.217.47378152.145.043.2148.9717.952.000.00.0016.7
    1991Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-33of---14207021760010114900100.243.280.329.60975236.143.086.2745.3312.002.250.00.0035.3
    1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl1733of-1bL-S-E-P141412451003011400000.417.462.500.9621361.083.083.6257.6930.774.000.00.0020.0
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)883196120850396630229121422024294282560.257.330.357.6872222701132.212.100.2759.9010.891.1065.41.3526.2
    National League Totals (11 yrs)729157216939578525172121318420273232147.251.328.355.6831789558108.220.104.27010.2911.291.1062.91.4027.3
    American League Totals (2 yrs)15438939108181557013640215413.278.338.368.70643314324.180.090.2958.319.241.1177.81.1522.2
    Minor League Totals4091513258501106175325620191901281041620.331.405.529.9341733800176.324.198.33210.967.390.6728.53.0635.1
    Minor: A+ Totals66212297218222406502501200.340.462.472.93426510022.340.132.37418.879.430.50106.00.7530.6
    Minor: AA Totals149570109187315239373533942400.328.387.521.90863329759.293.193.3208.376.160.7424.83.6331.5
    Minor: AAA Totals19473112024257102813913108764611020.331.402.551.95383540395.343.220.33010.427.660.7426.13.3539.3
    New York Mets Totals (4 yrs)3959181162414642110891011312042171529.263.340.390.730105435871.249.127.27710.7211.391.0643.71.9929.5
    Houston Astros Totals (4 yrs)165395289725144102405520568.246.314.344.65844213630.195.098.2739.0512.441.3898.80.9030.9
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (2 yrs)155247215260020303023111010.211.297.235.532280586.158.024.23110.718.210.770.00.0011.5
    Boston Red Sox Totals (2 yrs)15438939108181557013640215413.278.338.368.70643314324.180.090.2958.319.241.1177.81.1522.2
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)1412451003011400000.417.462.500.9621361.083.083.6257.6930.774.000.00.0020.0
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan12301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf009.0010001102.02221001001.009.004.500.000.009.000.00.000
    1988MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf009.0010001102.02221001001.009.004.500.000.009.002.00.000
    1990Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29322Log - Sp - Ext - Perf009.0010001101.04110000004.0036.000.000.000.009.000.00.000
    1990MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf009.0010001101.04110000004.0036.000.000.000.009.002.00.000
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)009.0020002203.06331001002.0018.003.000.000.009.002.00.000
    American League Totals (1 yrs)009.0010001101.04110000004.0036.000.000.000.009.002.00.000
    National League Totals (1 yrs)009.0010001102.02221001001.009.004.500.000.009.002.00.000
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)009.0010001101.04110000004.0036.000.000.000.009.002.00.000
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (1 yrs)009.0010001102.02221001001.009.004.500.000.009.002.00.000
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Daytona AstrosFSLA+20OF6100.08992310098.9801.600.0045.292.43
    1979Columbus AstrosSouAA21OF13800.02111263229223.9741.600.0096.5100.02
    1979Houston AstrosNLMLB21OF2012.07000771.0003.500.581.214.38
    1980Tucson TorosPCLAAA221B8200.081053870871863.99110.500.0056.285.41
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLB221B220176.0188828198196.9908.901.1113.566.74
    1981Tucson TorosPCLAAA231B7000.0617431182671660.9849.400.0050.489.71
    1981Tucson TorosPCLAAA23OF1000.0181102019.9501.900.007.212.810
    1981Houston AstrosNLMLB231B220185.21989212209207.9909.401.1220.066.73
    1981Houston AstrosNLMLB23OF104.0000000.0000.000.000.93.010
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLB241B160123.1130419135134.9938.401.099.918.84
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLB24OF390291.26220164641.0001.600.2224.145.94
    1983New York MetsNLMLB251B14082.169701176761.0005.400.938.612.24
    1983New York MetsNLMLB25OF610434.29040194941.0001.500.2237.753.04
    1984New York MetsNLMLB261B10059.0516135857.9835.700.976.210.12
    1984New York MetsNLMLB26OF480343.1861319087.9671.800.2529.648.54
    1985New York MetsNLMLB271B4026.0284133332.9708.001.232.54.24
    1985New York MetsNLMLB27OF780603.0126130130127.9771.600.2148.182.14
    1986New York MetsNLMLB28OF560406.1832118685.9881.500.2134.665.16
    1987San Antonio DodgersTexAA29OF600.0910010101.0001.700.004.454.59
    1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB291B6034.22940233331.0005.500.963.710.05
    1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB29OF220118.1232112625.9621.100.2113.636.78
    1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB301B12074.0849359693.9697.801.267.512.66
    1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB30OF320167.04510046461.0001.400.2819.933.75
    1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB30P102.0000000.0000.000.000.61.118
    1989Boston Red SoxALMLB311B190129.012412217138136.9867.201.0511.716.82
    1989Boston Red SoxALMLB31OF750477.2922119594.9891.300.2046.366.45
    1989Boston Red SoxALMLB31DH900.0000000.0000.000.005.68.04
    1990Boston Red SoxALMLB321B5027.0233112726.9635.200.963.112.25
    1990Boston Red SoxALMLB32OF14069.01910120201.0001.400.298.634.16
    1990Boston Red SoxALMLB32P101.0000000.0000.000.000.62.420
    1990Boston Red SoxALMLB32DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.714.64
    1991Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA331B400.02050025251.0006.300.003.020.05
    1991Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA33OF1100.01900019191.0001.700.008.155.010
    1991Atlanta BravesNLMLB331B101.01000111.0001.001.000.67.16
    1991Atlanta BravesNLMLB33OF101.0000000.0000.000.000.67.19
    MLB Totals - (1B)131009256613711004991.9877.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)429006331697658649.9861.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)203000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)1500000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)1560014471011915215671548.9889.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)2100371103938.9741.800.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)144002201363239233.9751.600.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)61008992310098.9801.600.000.00.00
    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
    1978Minor---------61-
    1979MLB---------2-
    1979Minor---------138-
    1980MLB--22--------
    1980Minor--82--------
    1981MLB--22------1-
    1981Minor--70------10-
    1982MLB--16------39-
    1983MLB--14------61-
    1984MLB--10------48-
    1985MLB--4------78-
    1986MLB---------56-
    1987MLB--6------22-
    1987Minor---------6-
    1988MLB1-12------32-
    1989MLB--19------759
    1990MLB1-5------146
    1991MLB--1------1-
    1991Minor--4------11-
    Totals2-287------65515