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Eric HelfandTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1990-1998 MLB Years: 1993-1995
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PositionsC-548, 1B-3, OF-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEric James Helfand
Height6-0Weight195BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 25,1969 [49.062]PlaceErie,Pennsylvania
High SchoolPatrick Henry (San Diego,CA)
CollegeArizona State University (Tempe,AZ), University of Nebraska (Lincoln,NE)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (65th overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 8th round (189th overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutSeptember 4,1993 [24.163]
OrganizationsOAK [6] ANA [1] CLE [1] SDN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID12643Retrosheet IDhelfe001MLBAM ID115725
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Player Notes:   Selected by Florida Marlins from Oakland Athletics in 1992 Expansion Draft (#18 Pick)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed16Power66Contact47XBH69RBIs66Runs29Hitting44Durability45Team.469Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1990Arizona StateCollegeJrc2167259528217195833284500000.317.383.494.87712827287.356.177.286.3939.7615.681.613.1428.7832.93
1990Southern Oregon A'sNwstA-oak-c2157207295912023941204970110.285.366.372.7387714235.363.087.198.3398.5120.852.450.85103.5023.73
1991Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-c2267242356215173801375622220.256.357.413.77010023285.304.157.306.34812.9819.651.512.4634.5737.10
1992Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-c23722494072150104401474661340.289.410.470.88011725306.316.181.365.39615.3615.030.983.2724.9034.72
1992Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-c2337114132670290053210000.228.267.342.609399120.300.114.158.2784.1726.676.401.6757.0034.62
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1093635398220125301527871340.270.369.430.79915634426.312.160.300.36212.2118.311.502.8230.2534.69
1993Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-c241003023869152104811437883720.228.333.391.72411827363.267.163.305.32511.8521.491.812.7530.2039.13
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak48c24813130001000100000.231.231.231.4623013.250.000.000.2090.007.690.000.000.000.00
1994Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-c2557178223610022500233721323.202.296.292.5885212207.239.090.219.26811.1117.871.610.9789.0033.33
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak48c2576110001000100000.167.167.167.334106.200.000.000.1500.0016.670.000.000.000.00
1995Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAoak-c261956512421120191005113.214.318.411.72923771.239.197.339.31512.6814.081.111.4156.0058.33
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak6c263886914210700112513002.163.265.209.474183101.230.046.174.23210.8924.752.270.000.0021.43
1996Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-c27902583154100522034651113282.209.350.306.6567915320.240.097.264.30114.3815.941.111.5651.6027.78
1997Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-c2880238317521163311284762019.315.401.487.88811628274.373.172.290.39210.2217.151.682.1939.6737.33
1998Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAana-c2925220001003100000.400.625.4001.025208.500.000.600.49237.5012.500.330.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter531051118210900112713002.171.256.210.466223120.231.039.143.0009.1722.502.450.000.0016.67
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter5811849246467109645271692614074317192117.253.355.391.7467231602189.298.138.278.00011.9218.591.562.0641.0934.26
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter24873591179453149315109146191161217.244.353.370.72327262880.284.126.269.00012.3916.591.341.5952.5034.64
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13741651952221257114811093720.228.317.377.69415736483.276.149.264.0009.9422.772.292.4834.6737.89
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter139491751343011782028410283560.273.384.442.82621748591.310.169.336.00014.2117.261.212.8828.8835.82
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter57207295912023941204970110.285.366.372.7387714235.363.087.198.0008.5120.852.450.85103.5023.73
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter67259528217195833284500000.317.383.494.87712827287.356.177.286.0009.7615.681.613.1428.7832.93
Oakland Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter531051118210900112713002.171.256.210.466223120.231.039.143.0009.1722.502.450.000.0016.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games16232134556302800348339006.171.256.210.466679367.231.039.143.0009.1722.502.450.000.0016.67
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625166913030213762373113125565.253.355.391.74620245610.298.138.278.00011.9218.591.562.0641.0934.26

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1990Southern Oregon A's NwstA-oak21C49--3833352421416.9888.49-----135786.064.5
1991Modesto A's CalifA+oak22C50--3144883370362.9787.24-----156774.636.8
1991Modesto A's CalifA+oak221B1--7--1771.0007.00------671.50.7
1992Modesto A's CalifA+oak23C60--41747133477464.9737.73-----87283.388.2
1992Modesto A's CalifA+oak231B1--5---551.0005.00------721.41.5
1992Huntsville Stars SouAAoak23C33--180212-203201.9906.09-----23789.222.9
1993Huntsville Stars SouAAoak24C93--602631012675665.9857.15-----1210093.066.0
1993Huntsville Stars SouAAoak24OF1--1---111.0001.00------1001.00.7
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24C5--255-130301.0006.00-3260.0-862.53.1
1994Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak25C46--2552752287282.9836.13-----105780.732.4
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25C6--122--14141.0002.33------785.75.3
1995Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAoak26C16--7911329390.9685.63-----11984.211.1
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26C36--1671314181180.9945.00-21872.4-3894.725.0
1996Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle27C87--5733453612607.9926.98-----169096.760.4
1996Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle271B1--4--1441.0004.00------901.10.7
1997Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn28C65--4343063470464.9877.14-----108081.346.1
1998Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAana29C2--41--551.0002.50------2100.01.4
MLB Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C47--2042015225224.9964.77-241070.6-470.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C216--1345103191014671448.9876.70-----372160.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--4--1441.0004.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C126--782841212878866.9866.87-----141260.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C110--73195216847826.9757.51-----231100.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B2--12--112121.0006.00------20.00.0
A- Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C49--3833352421416.9888.49-----13490.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1990Southern Oregon A's NwstA-oak21-49---------
1991Modesto A's CalifA+oak22-501--------
1992Modesto A's CalifA+oak23-601--------
1992Huntsville Stars SouAAoak23-33---------
1993Huntsville Stars SouAAoak24-93-------1-
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24-5---------
1994Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak25-46---------
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25-6---------
1995Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAoak26-16---------
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26-36---------
1996Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle27-871--------
1997Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn28-65---------
1998Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAana29-2---------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1995-12-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1995-11-22Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-11-17Selected by Marlins from Athletics in expansion draft (Pick #18). 
1992-11-17TradeTraded by Marlins with Scott Baker to Athletics for Walt Weiss. 
* 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
1993Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll24109,000-75737-968,431109,000109,000
1994Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll25110,000-7512917957,101109,000219,000
1995Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll26112,000-7382918999,520109,000331,000
* 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