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Kent HrbekTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1994 MLB Years: 1981-1994
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World Series Champion

Positions1B-1852, DH-106, 3B-1Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKent Alan Hrbek
Height6-4Weight260BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMay 21,1960 [58.006]PlaceMinneapolis,Minnesota
High SchoolKennedy (Bloomington,MN)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 17th round (432nd overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsAngelo Giuliani
MLB DebutAugust 24,1981 [21.095]
OrganizationsMIN [16] Awards7Awards Voting3-348
TBC Player ID13066Retrosheet IDhrbek001MLBAM ID116243
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Player Notes:   The Minnesota Twins retired his #14 on August 13, 1995
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed42Power82Contact71XBH75RBIs89Runs51Hitting72Durability76Team.495Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin-1b191759512201112071500000.203.288.288.57617366.256.085.237.27010.6122.732.141.5259.0025.00
1980Wisconsin Rapids TwinsMidwAmin-1b2011541974112160197610615433100.267.364.442.80618535487.268.175.322.36512.5311.090.893.9022.0531.25
1981Visalia OaksCalifA+min-1b2112146211917525527111125595941970.379.446.6301.07629157535.384.251.394.47311.0311.031.005.0517.1132.57
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin261b-dh2124675165017005910010.239.301.358.65924673.263.119.194.3006.8512.331.801.3767.0037.50
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin141b221405328216021423923154800141217.301.363.485.84825848591.316.184.289.3709.1413.541.483.8923.1330.00
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin141b23141515751534151684465771307512.297.366.489.85525262582.315.192.299.3759.7912.201.252.7532.1940.52
1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin141b2414955980174313271071165874161517.311.383.522.90529261635.326.211.327.39410.2413.701.344.2520.7035.06
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin141b251585937816531221931167872041212.278.351.444.79526354666.294.166.278.34810.0613.061.303.1528.2432.73
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin141b26149550851472712991227181607915.267.353.478.83126357634.264.211.340.36211.2012.781.144.5718.9738.78
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin141b271434778513620134905284600051213.285.389.545.93426055566.263.260.442.39414.8410.600.716.0114.0340.44
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin141b2814351075159310257603675402779.312.387.520.90726556586.306.208.333.39811.439.220.814.2720.4035.22
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin141b2910937559102170258430533511446.272.360.517.87719442434.241.245.395.38812.218.060.665.7615.0041.18
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin141b30143492611412602279526945728817.287.377.474.85123348578.275.187.333.37611.947.790.653.8122.3634.04
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin141b31132462721312012089446748032415.284.373.461.83421341534.280.177.323.37312.558.990.723.7523.1031.30
1992Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin141b3211239452962001558527156023912.244.357.409.76616135470.248.165.353.34515.1111.910.793.1926.2736.46
1993Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin141b3312339260951112583427157134612.242.357.467.82418337471.223.225.411.36115.0712.100.805.3115.6838.95
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin141b34812743474110105300372810568.270.353.420.77311521317.266.150.285.33511.678.830.763.1527.4028.38
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1747619290317493121829310863726838798261566110165.282.367.481.84829766237137.282.199.335.00011.7411.180.954.1121.1335.62
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter25394019829943547198155127128741070.318.399.524.923493951088.325.206.352.00011.6711.761.014.3220.0031.77
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12146211917525527111125595941970.379.446.6301.07629157535.384.251.394.00011.0311.031.005.0517.1132.57
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11541974112160197610615433100.267.364.442.80618535487.268.175.322.00012.5311.090.893.9022.0531.25
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1759512201112071500000.203.288.288.57617366.256.085.237.00010.6122.732.141.5259.0025.00
Minnesota Twins Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1747619290317493121829310863726838798261566110165.282.367.481.84829766237137.282.199.335.00011.7411.180.954.1121.1335.62
Average MLB - Per 162 games16257484162292271013278742161015.282.367.481.84827658662.282.199.335.00011.7411.180.954.1121.1335.62
Average Minor - Per 162 games16260212719128330127103818243640.318.399.524.92331661697.325.206.352.00011.6711.761.014.3220.0031.77

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin191B16--1281127141139.9868.69------1794.122.9
1980Wisconsin Rapids Twins MidwAmin201B107--100581209711061086.98210.15------11593.075.9
1981Visalia Oaks CalifA+min211B120--103453118410981087.9909.06------12199.285.7
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin211B13--1244-141281281.0009.85------2454.211.9
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21DH8---------------2433.37.3
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin221B138--117488912512711262.9939.14------14098.685.2
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22DH2---------------1401.41.2
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin231B137--1151891312512531240.9909.05------14197.284.6
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23DH2---------------1411.41.2
1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin241B148--1320991411314331419.9909.59------14999.391.4
1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24DH1---------------1490.70.6
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin251B156--1339114811414611453.9959.31------15898.796.3
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25DH2---------------1581.31.2
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin261B147--12181041013713321322.9928.99------14998.790.7
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26DH1---------------1490.70.6
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin271B137--117968511212521247.9969.10------14395.884.6
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27DH1---------------1430.70.6
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin281B105--84257392902899.9978.56------14373.464.8
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28DH37---------------14325.922.8
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin291B89--72360466787783.9958.80------10981.754.9
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29DH18---------------10916.511.1
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin301B120--105781310011411138.9979.48------14383.974.1
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30DH20---------------14314.012.3
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin303B1---2--221.0002.00------1430.70.6
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin311B128--113895811012411233.9949.63------13297.079.0
1992Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin321B104--9546837510251022.9979.83------11292.964.2
1992Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32DH8---------------1127.14.9
1993Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin331B115--9408159810261021.9958.88------12393.571.0
1993Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33DH2---------------1231.61.2
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin341B72--56641250609607.9978.43------8188.963.7
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin34DH4---------------814.93.5
MLB Totals for 1B - 14 season(s)-   1B1609--1372510498713311486114774.9949.18------16090.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 13 season(s)-   DH106---------------1060.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---2--221.0002.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B120--103453118410981087.9909.06------1200.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B107--100581209711061086.98210.15------1070.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B16--1281127141139.9868.69------160.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin19--16--------
1980Wisconsin Rapids Twins MidwAmin20--107--------
1981Visalia Oaks CalifA+min21--120--------
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21--13-------8
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22--138-------2
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23--137-------2
1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24--148-------1
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25--156-------2
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26--147-------1
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27--137-------1
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28--105-------37
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29--89-------18
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30--120--1----20
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31--128--------
1992Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32--104-------8
1993Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33--115-------2
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin34--72-------4

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987Minnesota TwinsChamp. SeriesMLB27520430011003000000.150.261.300.5616123.105.150.30013.040.000.004.3520.0033.33
1987Minnesota TwinsWorld SeriesMLB27724450016005300000.208.345.333.6788129.200.125.33317.2410.340.603.4524.0020.00
1991Minnesota TwinsChamp. SeriesMLB31521030003001300000.143.182.143.3253022.167.000.0484.5513.643.000.000.000.00
1991Minnesota TwinsWorld SeriesMLB31726231012002600000.115.179.269.4487228.105.154.2317.1421.433.003.5726.0066.67
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs1041460014004300000.146.222.220.4429145.135.074.1718.896.670.752.2241.0016.67
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs1450681028007900000.160.263.300.56315357.154.140.28012.2815.791.293.5125.0037.50

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1995Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin35Broadcaster1445688.38944.05Tom Kelly
* 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 [7]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1984AL Player of the Month (July)1
1986AL Player of the Month (June) ... American League Player of the Week (June 16-June 22)2
1988AL Player of the Month (August) ... American League Player of the Week (April 25-May 1)2
1989American League Player of the Week (July 24-July 30)1
1990American League Player of the Week (July 9-July 15)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1989-12-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1989-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1985Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll25560,000-182470++370,78060,000560,000
1986Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll261,060,000-45294++386,34760,0001,620,000
1987Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll271,310,000-27197++344,90660,0002,930,000
1988Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll281,410,000-28297++392,10762,5004,340,000
1989Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll291,560,000-38496++429,80262,5005,900,000
1990Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll302,100,000-13299++515,727100,0008,000,000
1991Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll312,600,000-49394++742,231100,00010,600,000
1992Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll323,100,000-65292++962,245109,00013,700,000
1993Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll333,100,000-86291++968,431109,00016,800,000
1994Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll343,100,000-108489++957,101109,00019,900,000
* 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