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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Harold Dougleas Baines
Stat Years
1977-2001  [mlb] 1980-2001
Height/Weight
6-2 / 195
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
DH (1652) ... OF (1181) ... SS (121) ... 1B (10) ... RF (1)
Draft Position
1B-OF
Born Date/Place
High School
St. Michaels (St. Michael's,MD)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Chicago White Sox in Round #1 (#1 overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Bennie Huffman
MLB Debut
1980-04-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.026)
Service Time
Organizations
CHA [17] BAL [7] OAK [3] TEX [2] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 1269 ... retro id: bainh001 ... mlbam id: 110456
Relations
Father of Harold Baines
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1977Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-18of---169222375811252920386211200.261.369.396.7652648818.315.135.33814.3923.481.6344.41.8931.0
    1978Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-19ss---213750270138166137232439123100.275.334.408.74255120535.221.133.3137.8016.522.1238.62.3625.4
    1979Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-20of---312546687139258228757338000400.298.342.528.87050324655.296.230.3186.5615.902.4221.24.3739.6
    1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha321ofL-S-E-P4141491551252361349241965125715.255.281.405.68651819942.185.150.2683.6712.553.4237.82.5133.6
    1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha322ofL-S-E-P5822804280117104162124120246.286.318.482.80029613528.254.196.3034.0513.853.4228.03.3835.0
    1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha323ofL-S-E-P6161608891652982510510349950291012.271.321.469.79066828562.289.198.2827.3414.221.9424.33.7437.6
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha324ofL-S-E-P71565967616733220997549851361315.280.333.443.77665526455.248.163.2967.4812.981.7329.83.0532.9
    1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha325ofL-S-E-P81475697217328102994125475015912.304.361.541.90262930867.330.237.3068.5911.921.3919.64.6138.7
    1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha326ofL-S-E-P916064086198293221131142891010823.309.348.467.81569329954.223.158.3276.0612.842.1229.13.1727.3
    1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha327ofL-S-E-P10145570721692922188213889208914.296.338.465.80361826552.237.169.3166.1514.402.3427.13.4030.8
    1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha328dhL-S-E-P11132505591482642093004682102212.293.352.479.83155424250.277.186.3168.3014.801.7825.23.6133.8
    1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha329dhL-S-E-P1215859955166391138100671091071421.277.347.411.75867424653.245.134.3169.9416.171.6346.11.9331.9
    1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha330dhL-S-E-P13963335510720113560160521031311.321.423.505.92839716834.360.184.34715.1113.100.8725.63.2731.8
    1989Texas RangersALMLBtex1330dhL-S-E-P135017218499031602132700104.285.333.390.7231866712.169.105.3226.9914.522.0857.31.6124.5
    1990Texas RangersALMLBtex331dhL-S-E-P1410332141931011344014763003913.290.377.449.82637114424.302.159.32312.6716.981.3424.73.5025.8
    1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak331dhL-S-E-P14329411255032102201700414.266.381.415.796118398.340.149.28216.9514.410.8531.32.5432.0
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak332dhL-S-E-P151414887614425120900172671052212.295.383.473.85656623146.324.178.30512.7211.840.9324.43.5331.9
    1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak333dhL-S-E-P16140478581211801676135961006611.253.331.391.72254318734.257.138.25810.8711.231.0329.92.9528.1
    1993Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-34of---1726000000001100000.000.143.000.143700.167.000.00014.2914.291.000.00.000.0
    1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal334dhL-S-E-P17118416641302202078005752016914.313.390.510.90048021242.334.197.31411.8810.830.9120.84.1732.3
    1994Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal335dhL-S-E-P18943264496121165400304910069.294.356.485.84135715829.282.191.3078.4013.731.6320.44.4830.2
    1995Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal336dhL-S-E-P191273856011519124630270450041317.299.403.540.94345920844.418.241.28415.259.800.6416.05.2338.3
    1996Chicago White SoxALMLBcha337dhL-S-E-P20143495801542902295317362103720.311.399.503.90257224951.343.192.31912.7610.840.8522.53.8533.1
    1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha338dhL-S-E-P219331840971801252014147002109.305.382.475.85736115130.296.170.32611.3613.021.1526.53.3230.9
    1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal10,338dhL-S-E-P214413415395041500141500113.291.356.418.774149569.231.127.3029.4010.071.0733.52.6823.1
    1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal339dhL-S-E-P221042934088170957003240102417.300.369.451.82032813226.259.151.3219.7612.201.2532.62.7429.5
    1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal340dhL-S-E-P23107345571111612481124338002314.322.395.583.97839020141.383.261.30511.039.740.8814.46.1536.9
    1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3340dhL-S-E-P2328855232012200111000002.271.354.329.68396283.188.058.29711.4610.420.9185.01.0413.0
    2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal341dhL-S-E-P2472222245980103000293900166.266.349.437.7862529718.302.171.28211.5115.481.3422.23.9730.5
    2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha341dhL-S-E-P24246121350190071100010.213.294.344.63868216.246.131.24510.2916.181.5761.01.4746.2
    2001Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-42of---2528000000000100000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0012.500.000.00.000.0
    2001Chicago White SoxALMLBcha342dhL-S-E-P25328431110060081600202.131.202.143.34594121.107.012.1578.5117.022.000.00.009.1
    MLB Totals (27 yrs)283099081299286648849384162834341062144114999187298.289.356.465.821110924604921.283.176.3039.5712.991.3625.83.4632.1
    American League Totals (27 yrs)283099081299286648849384162834341062144114999187298.289.356.465.821110924604921.283.176.3039.5712.991.3625.83.4632.1
    Minor League Totals335120419433552164018810911523534700.278.341.448.7891333539108.266.170.3158.6317.632.0430.13.0032.2
    Minor: A Totals69222375811252920386211200.261.369.396.7652648818.315.135.33814.3923.481.6344.41.8931.0
    Minor: AA Totals13950870138166137232449223100.272.332.404.73655820535.220.132.3097.8916.492.0939.12.3325.4
    Minor: AAA Totals12747487139258228757338100400.293.337.519.85651124655.291.226.3126.4615.852.4521.54.3139.6
    Chicago White Sox Totals (14 yrs)16706149786177332044221981322156591811864107172.288.346.463.80967972844585.268.175.3068.3113.511.6227.83.2533.0
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (7 yrs)66621213046389931073781427527821164280.301.379.502.88124151064209.329.201.30311.3911.511.0119.84.4332.8
    Oakland Athletics Totals (3 yrs)3131060145290481391871615114510152927.274.360.431.791122745788.295.157.28212.3111.820.9627.23.1830.3
    Texas Rangers Totals (2 yrs)153493591421911660036090004917.288.363.428.79155721136.256.140.32210.7716.161.5030.82.8725.4
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)28855232012200111000002.271.354.329.68396283.188.058.29711.4610.420.9185.01.0413.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Knoxville SoxSouAA191B1000.0745358279.9637.900.006.97.34
    1978Knoxville SoxSouAA19SS12100.021717103244234.9591.900.0084.088.32
    1979Iowa OaksAmerAAA20OF12100.022216114249238.9562.000.0089.096.81
    1980Chicago White SoxALMLB21OF13700.0229691244235.9631.700.0085.697.22
    1980Chicago White SoxALMLB21DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.711
    1981Chicago White SoxALMLB22OF8000.01201021132130.9851.600.0075.597.63
    1981Chicago White SoxALMLB22DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.91.26
    1982Chicago White SoxALMLB23OF16100.03261074343336.9802.100.0099.4100.01
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLB24OF15500.03121093331322.9732.100.0095.799.41
    1984Chicago White SoxALMLB25OF14700.0307861321315.9812.100.0090.7100.01
    1985Chicago White SoxALMLB26OF15900.0318822328326.9942.100.0098.199.41
    1985Chicago White SoxALMLB26DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.614
    1986Chicago White SoxALMLB27OF14100.02951555315310.9842.200.0087.097.21
    1986Chicago White SoxALMLB27DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.92.17
    1987Chicago White SoxALMLB28OF800.01300013131.0001.600.004.96.18
    1987Chicago White SoxALMLB28DH11700.0000000.0000.000.0072.288.61
    1988Chicago White SoxALMLB29OF900.0141201715.8821.700.005.65.710
    1988Chicago White SoxALMLB29DH14700.0000000.0000.000.0091.393.01
    1989Chicago White SoxALMLB30OF2500.0520105352.9812.100.0015.526.07
    1989Texas RangersALMLB30OF100.0201032.6672.000.000.62.011
    1989Chicago White SoxALMLB30DH7000.0000000.0000.000.0043.572.91
    1989Texas RangersALMLB30DH4600.0000000.0000.000.0028.492.01
    1990Texas RangersALMLB31OF200.0501065.8332.500.001.21.912
    1990Texas RangersALMLB31DH9500.0000000.0000.000.0058.692.21
    1990Oakland AthleticsALMLB31DH3000.0000000.0000.000.0018.593.82
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLB32OF1200.0111101312.9231.000.007.48.59
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLB32DH12500.0000000.0000.000.0077.288.71
    1992Oakland AthleticsALMLB33OF2300.0270102827.9641.200.0014.216.49
    1992Oakland AthleticsALMLB33DH11600.0000000.0000.000.0071.682.91
    1993Baltimore OriolesALMLB34DH11600.0000000.0000.000.0071.698.31
    1994Baltimore OriolesALMLB35DH9100.0000000.0000.000.0081.396.81
    1995Baltimore OriolesALMLB36DH12200.0000000.0000.000.0084.796.11
    1996Chicago White SoxALMLB37DH14100.0000000.0000.000.0087.098.61
    1997Baltimore OriolesALMLB38RF100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.38
    1997Chicago White SoxALMLB38DH8600.0000000.0000.000.0053.492.51
    1997Baltimore OriolesALMLB38DH3500.0000000.0000.000.0021.679.52
    1998Baltimore OriolesALMLB39DH8000.0000000.0000.000.0049.476.91
    1999Baltimore OriolesALMLB40DH9600.0000000.0000.000.0059.389.71
    1999Cleveland IndiansALMLB40DH3300.0000000.0000.000.0020.4117.93
    2000Baltimore OriolesALMLB41DH6200.0000000.0000.000.0038.386.11
    2000Chicago White SoxALMLB41DH1600.0000000.0000.000.009.966.72
    2001Chicago White SoxALMLB42DH2200.0000000.0000.000.0013.668.82
    MLB Totals - (RF)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)106000203169471721472100.9782.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)165200000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)1210022216114249238.9562.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)1000745358279.9637.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)1210021717103244234.9591.900.000.00.00
    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--10--121-----
    1979Minor---------121-
    1980MLB---------1371
    1981MLB---------801
    1982MLB---------161-
    1983MLB---------155-
    1984MLB---------147-
    1985MLB---------1591
    1986MLB---------1413
    1987MLB---------8117
    1988MLB---------9147
    1989MLB---------26116
    1990MLB---------2125
    1991MLB---------12125
    1992MLB---------23116
    1993MLB----------116
    1994MLB----------91
    1995MLB----------122
    1996MLB----------141
    1997MLB--------1-121
    1998MLB----------80
    1999MLB----------129
    2000MLB----------78
    2001MLB----------22
    Totals--10--121--111811652