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Walt HriniakTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1969 MLB Years: 1968-1969
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PositionsC-34Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWalter John Hriniak
Born DateMay 22,1943 [75.086]PlaceNatick,Massachusetts
High SchoolNatick (Natick,MA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1961 by the Milwaukee Braves.
Signing Bonus$80,000Signing ScoutsJeff Jones
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1968 [25.111]
OrganizationsATL [2] SDN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13067Retrosheet IDhrinw101MLBAM ID116244
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed28Power2Contact71XBH10RBIs48Runs6Hitting71Durability15Team.465Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
1968Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl39c25926090003000300000.346.346.346.6929026.391.000.000.3140.0011.540.
1969Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl39c2677010000002100001.143.333.143.476109.
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25c26316641500010081120012.227.329.227.55615076.
1969Totals for NL-NL         3873416000100101220013.219.329.219.54816085.
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4799425000400101520013.253.333.253.586250111.
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter316641500010081120012.227.329.227.55615076.
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16330100003002400001.303.343.303.64610035.345.000.061.0005.7111.432.
Average MLB - Per 162 games162341148600014003452700310.253.333.253.586860383.

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
1968Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25C9--5712-6058.9676.44------9100.05.6
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26C19--9572-104102.9815.37-10376.943161.311.7
1969Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26C6--10--110101.0001.67------785.73.7
MLB Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C34--162841174170.9775.00-10376.94340.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1968Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25-9---------
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26-19---------
1969Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26-6---------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
1970Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos27Hitting Coach1628775.53721.03Eddie Kasko
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos28Hitting Coach1628577.52518.03Eddie Kasko
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos29Hitting Coach1558570.5480.52Eddie Kasko
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos30Hitting Coach1628973.5498.02Eddie Kasko,Eddie Popowski
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos31Hitting Coach1628478.5197.03Darrell Johnson
1974Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon31First Base Coach1617982.4918.54Gene Mauch
1975Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon32First Base Coach1627587.46317.56Gene Mauch
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos32Hitting Coach1609565.594--1Darrell JohnsonLost World Series (Reds)
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos33Hitting Coach1628379.51215.53Don Zimmer,Darrell Johnson
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos34Hitting Coach1619764.6022.53Don Zimmer
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos35Hitting Coach1639964.6071.02Don Zimmer
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos36Hitting Coach1609169.56911.53Don Zimmer
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos37Hitting Coach1608377.51919.05Don Zimmer,Johnny Pesky
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos38Hitting Coach1085949.5462.55Ralph Houk
1982Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos39Hitting Coach1628973.5496.03Ralph Houk
1983Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos40Hitting Coach1627884.48120.06Ralph Houk
1984Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos41Hitting Coach1628676.53118.03Ralph Houk
1985Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos42Hitting Coach1628181.50018.55John McNamara
1986Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos43First Base Coach1619566.590--1John McNamaraLost World Series (Mets)
1986Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos43Hitting Coach1619566.590--1John McNamaraLost World Series (Mets)
1987Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos44Hitting Coach1627884.48120.05John McNamara
1987Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos44First Base Coach1627884.48120.05John McNamara
1988Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos45Hitting Coach1628973.549--1Joe Morgan,John McNamaraLost ALCS (Athletics)
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha46Hitting Coach1616992.42929.57Jeff Torborg
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha47Hitting Coach1629468.5809.02Jeff Torborg
1991Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha48Hitting Coach1628775.5378.02Jeff Torborg
1992Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha49Hitting Coach1628676.53110.03Gene Lamont
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha50Hitting Coach1629468.580--1Gene LamontLost ALCS (Blue Jays)
1994Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha51Hitting Coach1136746.593--1Gene Lamont
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha52Hitting Coach1446876.47232.03Gene Lamont,Terry Bevington
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1971-08-24ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
1971-07-23Released by Padres. 
1969-06-12TradeTraded by Braves with Andy Finlay and Van Kelly to Padres for Tony Gonzalez. 
1961-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Braves. 
* 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.