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Tom HerrTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1975-1991 MLB Years: 1979-1991
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World Series Champion

Positions2B-1661, SS-16, 3B-9, DH-3, OF-1Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameThomas Mitchell Herr
Height6-0Weight185BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateApril 4,1956 [62.080]PlaceLancaster,Pennsylvania
High SchoolHempfield (Landisville,PA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1974 by the St. Louis Cardinals.
MLB DebutAugust 13,1979 [23.131]
OrganizationsSLN [14] NYN [2] PHI [2] MIN [1] SFN [1] Awards1Awards Voting2-126
TBC Player ID12735Retrosheet IDherrt001MLBAM ID115839
RelationshipsFather of Aaron Herr, Father of Jordan Herr
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed81Power37Contact84XBH37RBIs46Runs51Hitting72Durability64Team.520Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1975Johnson CityAppRk-1942133294181015000000000.308.308.383.691519133.308.075.075.3140.000.000.000.000.0021.95
1976St. PetersburgFSLA+-2082275477461021000000000.269.269.298.567827275.269.029.029.2610.000.000.000.000.009.46
1977St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-211365158015613715350156939113600.303.382.361.74318621604.322.058.260.34111.426.460.570.17515.0013.46
1978Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-2b22893357098234345307585012300.293.395.412.80713830399.333.119.361.37114.5412.530.860.75111.6730.61
1978Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-2b223386162461083121703000.279.421.372.793327110.304.093.360.37319.096.360.330.000.0029.17
1978Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12242186122295353338795715300.290.401.404.80517037509.327.114.361.37115.5211.200.720.59140.3330.33
1979Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-2b23109423741242066482910545144600.293.374.411.78517432491.317.118.291.35511.0010.390.941.2270.5025.81
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282b231410420001102200000.200.333.200.5332012.250.000.300.27016.6716.671.000.000.000.00
1980Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-2b2437141294462116193141020000.312.382.404.786579157.331.092.305.3598.926.370.710.64141.0020.45
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282b2476222295512501592162111258.248.299.347.6467717242.271.099.203.2836.618.681.310.000.0030.91
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282b2510341150110149046237393016539.268.329.345.67414223462.285.077.212.3088.446.490.770.000.0020.91
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282b26135493831311940362512575623525.266.341.320.66115823560.296.054.197.30510.1810.000.980.000.0017.56
1983Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-2b2739043001001100000.444.500.7781.2787310.500.334.444.54910.0010.001.000.000.0075.00
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282b27893134310114423168432718327.323.403.412.81512920368.345.089.220.36911.687.340.630.54156.5019.80
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282b281455586715423244913749562103211.276.335.346.68119329622.299.070.168.3117.889.001.140.64139.5018.83
1985St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282b291595969718038381103138055251356.302.379.416.79524849696.315.114.295.35411.497.900.691.1574.5027.22
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282b30152559481413042612287375564108.252.342.331.67318536647.286.079.234.30411.2811.591.030.31279.5025.53
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282b311415107313429028319468623412312.263.346.331.67716931597.288.068.231.30611.3910.390.910.34255.0023.13
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282b32155041300133011402031.260.393.320.71316163.267.060.340.32117.466.350.361.5950.007.69
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin18,332b32863044280160121103404701019.263.349.326.6759917345.309.063.217.31311.5913.621.180.29304.0021.25
1988Totals for MLB-MLB         10135446931602241335151030410.263.356.325.68111518408.302.062.234.31412.5012.501.000.49177.0019.35
1989Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi282b3315156165161256237107546336229.287.352.364.71620433626.319.077.178.3278.6310.061.170.32280.5020.50
1990Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi282b3411944739118213450713647262410.264.320.351.67115728493.286.087.181.3037.309.531.310.81111.7523.73
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn282b34271009255011000141100001.250.342.330.672336114.273.080.220.31412.289.650.790.88100.0024.00
1988Totals for NL-NL         14654748143263560715058262411.261.324.347.67119034607.284.086.188.3058.249.561.160.82109.4023.78
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn282b357015517307011472322102241.194.328.258.586408191.215.064.303.27616.7510.990.660.52155.0026.67
1991San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn282b35326061511072013700013.250.384.300.68418273.283.050.300.32317.819.590.540.000.0013.33
1990Totals for NL-NL         10221523458112192452802254.209.344.270.6145810264.234.061.302.28917.0510.610.620.38215.0022.22
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter15145349676145025441285741886462758422605347100.271.347.350.69718703236111.297.079.219.00010.269.560.930.46191.0422.28
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter5311917345565852211207131362171588221500.295.366.379.7457271182179.314.084.247.0009.967.250.730.50174.2720.88
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1796501191923297725114896867600.295.382.405.78726348758.318.110.303.00011.748.970.760.9292.8625.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9234470102264346307595112300.297.398.422.82014533409.338.125.363.00014.4312.470.860.73114.6732.35
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter21879012723019817450156939113600.291.346.339.68526828879.303.048.180.0007.854.440.570.11790.0012.17
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter42133294181015000000000.308.308.383.691519133.308.075.075.0000.000.000.000.000.0021.95
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter1029372249810211793119435152514383881745473567.274.349.354.70313192294269.298.080.225.00010.269.090.890.45195.8922.43
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2701008104279469687178901105124619.277.338.358.696361611119.305.081.180.0008.049.831.220.54168.0021.86
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter863044280160121103404701019.263.349.326.6759917345.309.063.217.00011.5913.621.180.29304.0021.25
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter97255265512022472463202242.216.333.286.6197314305.238.070.271.00015.0810.490.700.66127.5025.45
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter326061511072013700013.250.384.300.68418273.283.050.300.00017.819.590.540.000.0013.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games162572721552743612076762266511.271.347.350.69720035654.297.079.219.00010.269.560.930.46191.0422.28
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625851051722673634011664827500.295.366.379.74522236665.314.084.247.0009.967.250.730.50174.2720.88

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln222B88--2072801364500487.9745.53------8998.966.7
1978Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln222B28--4563715115108.9393.86------3384.820.6
1979Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln232B107--2253241070559549.9825.13------10998.278.7
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln232B6--1211-323231.0003.83------1442.93.7
1980Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln242B19--2440186564.9853.37------3751.414.0
1980Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln243B6--512--17171.0002.83------3716.24.4
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln242B58--107136437247243.9844.19------7676.335.8
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24SS14--17483106865.9564.64------7618.48.6
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln252B103--211374574590585.9925.68------103100.0101.0
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln262B128--263427997699690.9875.39------13594.879.0
1983Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln272B3--49-213131.0004.33------3100.02.2
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln272B86--178245660429423.9864.92------8996.653.1
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282B144--3284526106786780.9925.42------14599.388.9
1985St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln292B158--33744812120797785.9854.97------15999.497.5
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln302B152--3524149121775766.9885.04------152100.094.4
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln312B137--3063507103663656.9894.79------14197.284.6
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin322B73--140195454339335.9884.59------8684.945.1
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln322B15--2835196463.9844.20------15100.09.3
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32DH3---------------863.51.9
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32SS2---------------862.31.2
1989Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi332B144--281415780703696.9904.83------15195.488.9
1990Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi342B114--240290579535530.9914.65------11995.870.4
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn342B26--35592159694.9793.62------2796.316.0
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn352B57--100121-292212211.0003.88------7081.435.4
1991San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn352B15--1427-441411.0002.73------3246.99.3
1991San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn353B3--23--551.0001.67------329.41.9
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn35OF1---------------701.40.6
MLB Totals for 2B - 13 season(s)-   2B1416--293239997799170086931.9894.89------14160.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS16--17483106865.9564.06------160.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH3---------------30.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3--23--551.0001.67------30.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B154--2944271893739721.9764.68------1540.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B6--512--17171.0002.83------60.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B91--2112891366513500.9755.49------910.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln22---88-------
1978Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln22---28-------
1979Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln23---107-------
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23---6-------
1980Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln24---19-6-----
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24---5814------
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25---103-------
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26---128-------
1983Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln27---3-------
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27---86-------
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28---144-------
1985St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29---158-------
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30---152-------
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31---137-------
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32---732-----3
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32---15-------
1989Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33---144-------
1990Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34---114-------
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn34---26-------
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn35---57-----1-
1991San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn35---15-3-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1982St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB26313131000001200000.231.286.308.5944114.273.077.1547.1414.292.000.000.0033.33
1982St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB26725242005003300000.160.250.240.4906228.182.080.20010.7110.711.000.000.0050.00
1985St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB29621274016105200000.333.462.6671.12914526.333.334.61919.237.690.403.8521.0071.43
1985St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB29726242000002200000.154.214.231.4456228.167.077.1547.147.141.000.000.0050.00
1987St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB31727060003100100000.222.222.222.4446027.231.000.0370.003.700.000.000.000.00
1987St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB31728270011002200000.250.300.357.65710130.240.107.1796.676.671.003.3328.0014.29
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs16613165019206500000.262.328.393.72124667.273.131.2628.967.460.831.4961.0037.50
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs21796154016007700000.190.256.278.53422586.197.088.1778.148.141.001.1679.0033.33

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2005Lancaster BarnstormersAtlIndIndy-49Manager1406476.45716.04 -
2006Lancaster BarnstormersAtlIndIndy-50Manager1267551.595--1 League Champions (Bridgeport)
2007Hagerstown SunsSALAMinorwas51Manager1365581.40427.08 
2009Lancaster BarnstomersAtlIndIndy-53Hitting Coach1406773.47919.03Von Hayes
2010Lancaster BarnstormersAtlIndIndy-54Manager1396376.45311.53 
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1989National League Player of the Week (September 18-September 24)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1991-10-06Released by Giants. 
1991-08-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1991-08-05Released by Mets. 
1990-08-30TradeTraded by Phillies to Mets for Nikco Riesgo and Rocky Elli. 
1988-11-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1988-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-10-24TradeTraded by Twins with Tom Nieto and Eric Bullock to Phillies for Shane Rawley and Cash. 
1988-04-22TradeTraded by Cardinals to Twins for Tom Brunansky. 
1974-08-22ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
* 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

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll29560,000-1821070++370,78060,000560,000
1986St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll30750,000-132482++386,34760,0001,310,000
1987St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll31925,000-71690++344,90660,0002,235,000
1988St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll32875,000-108985++392,10762,5003,110,000
1988Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll32875,000-108785++392,10762,5003,110,000
1989Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll33825,000-153481++429,80262,5003,935,000
1990New York MetsTeam Payroll34825,000-1881374++515,727100,0004,760,000
1990Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll34825,000-188574++515,727100,0004,760,000
1991San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll351,400,000-1631077++742,231100,0006,160,000
1991New York MetsTeam Payroll351,400,000-1631277++742,231100,0006,160,000
* 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