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Garth IorgTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1973-1987 MLB Years: 1978-1987
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Positions3B-641, 2B-443, SS-38, OF-21, 1B-12, DH-10Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGarth Ray Iorg
Height5-11Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 12,1954 [63.284]PlaceArcata,California
High SchoolArcata (Arcata,CA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 8th round (181st overall) of the 1973 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 9,1978 [23.179]
OrganizationsTOR [10] NYA [4] HOU [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13193Retrosheet IDiorgg001MLBAM ID116397
RelationshipsBrother of Dane Iorg, Uncle of Seth Iorg, Father of Cale Iorg
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Toronto Blue Jays from the New York Yankees in the 1976 AL Expansion Draft (#41 pick)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed52Power41Contact69XBH44RBIs42Runs44Hitting57Durability48Team.467Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973Johnson CityAppRk-1851169204030313000000000.237.237.308.545526169.223.071.071.2460.000.000.001.7856.3315.00
1974Fort LauderdaleFSLA+-191023253070114038000000000.215.215.274.4898915325.215.059.058.2220.000.000.000.000.0021.43
1975Fort LauderdaleFSLA+-2050186104742016000000000.253.253.296.549556186.253.043.043.2500.000.000.000.000.0012.77
1975West HavenEastAA-2076236195962021000000000.250.250.292.542698236.250.042.042.2470.000.000.000.000.0013.56
1975Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12642229106104037000000000.251.251.294.54512414422.251.043.043.2480.000.000.000.000.0013.21
1976West HavenEastAA-21782733175171124000000000.275.275.355.6309719273.272.080.081.2880.000.000.000.37273.0025.33
1977Charleston CharliesILAAAhou-2270262357783134103213312300.294.345.359.7049412289.329.065.172.3187.2711.421.570.35262.0015.58
1978Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-3b-2b2389324297016262523185524000.216.262.333.59510824348.243.117.170.2725.1715.803.061.7254.0034.29
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor292b231949380003003410203.163.218.163.3818055.170.000.061.1855.457.271.330.000.000.00
1979Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-2b-3b2412143065121234539244644411700.281.351.388.73916732498.299.107.209.3359.248.840.961.0086.0026.45
1980Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-2b25321341740631147471713100.299.336.410.7465510146.333.111.187.3354.7911.642.430.68134.0025.00
1980Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor162b-3b2580222245510121421123903005.248.286.329.6157313237.293.081.140.2805.0616.463.250.84111.0023.64
1981Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor162b267021517521100102373112013.242.269.293.5626311225.283.051.079.2573.1113.784.430.000.0021.15
1982Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor163b271294174511920513632123842726.285.307.365.67215226442.306.080.110.2982.718.603.170.23417.0021.85
1983Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor163b2812237540103225239701345123310.275.298.376.67414129394.305.101.155.2983.3011.423.460.51187.5028.16
1984Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor163b2912124724561031251351613107.227.244.304.5487514257.238.077.089.2461.956.233.200.39247.0025.00
1985Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor163b30131288339022173736212602136.313.358.469.82713530312.324.156.219.3636.738.331.242.2441.1433.33
1986Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor163b-2b31137327308519134430204711207.260.303.352.65511523351.294.092.162.2945.7013.392.350.85109.0027.06
1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor162b32122310356511043022215226308.210.262.284.5468815342.237.074.142.2476.1415.202.481.1777.5023.08
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter931245025163312516202382317114298112119955.258.292.347.6398501612615.285.089.138.0004.3611.402.610.76122.5025.43
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter66923392565999421172242114921498201100.256.285.336.6217861322470.266.080.122.0003.726.031.620.69137.5922.04
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter31211501463085312131122114921498201100.268.324.369.693424781281.295.101.187.0007.1811.631.621.0188.4625.32
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter15450950134233145000000000.263.263.326.58916627509.262.063.063.0000.000.000.000.20509.0020.15
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter15251140117156054000000000.229.229.282.51114421511.229.053.053.0000.000.000.000.000.0017.95
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter51169204030313000000000.237.237.308.545526169.223.071.071.0000.000.000.001.7856.3315.00
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter931245025163312516202382317114298112119955.258.292.347.6398501612615.285.089.138.0004.3611.402.610.76122.5025.43
Average MLB - Per 162 games16242644110223341432052243210.258.292.347.63914828455.285.089.138.0004.3611.402.610.76122.5025.43
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625666214523545453223625300.256.285.336.62119032598.266.080.122.0003.726.031.620.69137.5922.04

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor233B44--3595512135130.9632.95------8949.431.4
1978Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor232B39--9491623191185.9694.74------8943.827.9
1978Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor23SS6--1218-630301.0005.00------896.74.3
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor232B18--34513148885.9664.72------1994.711.2
1979Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor242B37--67107823182174.9564.70------12130.626.4
1979Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor243B35--28688410496.9232.74------12128.925.0
1979Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor24SS24--4475315122119.9754.96------12119.817.1
1979Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor24OF7--11-1-1211.9171.57------1215.85.0
1980Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor252B29--5887421149145.9735.00------3290.620.9
1980Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor253B6--212--14141.0002.33------3218.84.3
1980Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor252B32--67104229173171.9885.34------8040.019.8
1980Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor253B20--1344175857.9832.85------8025.012.3
1980Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25OF14--12---12121.0000.86------8017.58.6
1980Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor251B11--274-831311.0002.82------8013.86.8
1980Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25DH2---------------802.51.2
1980Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25SS1--33-1661.0006.00------801.30.6
1981Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor262B46--82152929243234.9635.09------7065.743.4
1981Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor263B17--1226334138.9272.24------7024.316.0
1981Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26SS2--14--551.0002.50------702.91.9
1981Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor261B1--4--1441.0004.00------701.40.9
1981Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26DH1---------------701.40.9
1982Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor273B100--571551213224212.9462.12------12977.561.7
1982Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor272B30--5781217140138.9864.60------12923.318.5
1982Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27DH1---------------1290.80.6
1983Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor283B85--3612749167163.9761.92------12269.752.5
1983Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor282B39--6996522170165.9714.23------12232.024.1
1983Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28SS1--1---111.0001.00------1220.80.6
1984Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor293B112--621101015182172.9451.54------12192.669.1
1984Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor292B7--36-2991.0001.29------1215.84.3
1984Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29SS2--11-1221.0001.00------1211.71.2
1984Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29DH1---------------1210.80.6
1985Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor303B104--39137913185176.9511.69------13179.464.6
1985Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor302B23--3255-1187871.0003.78------13117.614.3
1986Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor313B90--309866134128.9551.42------13765.755.6
1986Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor312B52--6187610154148.9612.85------13738.032.1
1986Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31SS2--1---111.0000.50------1371.51.2
1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor322B91--139195633340334.9823.67------12274.656.2
1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor323B28--1026133736.9731.29------12223.017.3
1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor32DH5---------------1224.13.1
MLB Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B556--25972346691028982.9551.77------5560.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 9 season(s)-   2B338--5448273316714041371.9764.06------3380.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF14--12---12121.0000.86------140.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B12--314-935351.0002.92------120.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH10---------------100.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS8--78-215151.0001.88------80.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B105--2192851867522504.9664.80------1050.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B85--651751316253240.9492.82------850.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS30--5693321152149.9804.97------300.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF7--11-1-1211.9171.57------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor23---39644-----
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor23---18-------
1979Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor24---372435---7-
1980Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor25---29-6-----
1980Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25--1132120---142
1981Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26--146217----1
1982Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27---30-100----1
1983Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28---39185-----
1984Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29---72112----1
1985Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30---23-104-----
1986Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31---52290-----
1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor32---91-28----5

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1985Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB30615120000001300000.133.188.133.3212016.167.000.0676.2518.753.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs615120000001300000.133.188.133.3212016.167.000.0676.2518.753.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1990Medicine Hat Blue JaysPioRkMinortor35Manager662046.30327.04 
1991Myrtle Beach HurricanesSALAMinortor36Manager1396079.43225.58 
1992Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAMinortor37Manager1445688.38934.55 
1993Knoxville SmokiesSouAAMinortor38Manager1427171.5004.03 Lost in Finals
1994Knoxville SmokiesSouAAMinortor39Manager1406476.45711.03 
1995Knoxville SmokiesSouAAMinortor40Manager1445490.37529.55 
1996Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor41First Base Coach1627488.45718.04Cito Gaston
1997Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAMinortor42Manager1425587.38728.54 
2001Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor46First Base Coach1628082.49416.03Buck Martinez
2002Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor47First Base Coach1627884.48125.53Carlos Tosca,Buck Martinez-
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil53Third Base Coach1629072.5567.52Dale Sveum,Ned YostLost in NLDS (Philadelphia)
2010Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil55Roving Infield Coordinator1627785.47514.03Ken Macha
2011Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil56First Base Coach1629666.593--1Ron RoenickeLost in NLCS (Cardinals)
2012Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil57First Base Coach1628379.51214.02Ron Roenicke
2013Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil58First Base Coach1627488.45723.04Ron Roenicke
2014Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil59First Base Coach1628280.5068.03Ron Roenicke
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-11-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1976-11-05Selected by Blue Jays from Yankees in expansion draft (Pick #41). 
* 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
1985Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll30256,667-3571841370,78060,000256,667
1986Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll31306,667-3421652386,34760,000563,334
1987Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll32380,000-2431366++344,90660,000943,334
* 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