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Sam KhalifaHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1982-1989 MLB Years: 1985-1987
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsSS-694, 3B-76, 2B-74Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSam Khalifa
Height5-11Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 5,1963 [54.079]PlaceFontana,California
High SchoolSahuaro (Tucson,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 1st round (7th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-PIT-#5 ... 1984-PIT-#3 ... 1985-PIT-#5
MLB DebutJune 25,1985 [21.203]
OrganizationsPIT [8] Awards0
TBC Player ID13717Retrosheet IDkhals001MLBAM ID117034
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed52Power40Contact68XBH44RBIs36Runs34Hitting58Durability53Team.468Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1982Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRkpit-ss18625120000103400000.080.179.080.2592028.095.000.160.14010.7114.291.330.000.000.00
1982Greenwood PiratesSALApit-ss184817729546101953242000000.305.388.350.738627201.344.045.192.34311.949.950.830.000.0012.96
1982Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         5420230566101963272400000.277.362.317.679647229.315.040.188.31811.7910.480.890.000.0012.50
1983Alexandria DukesCaroA+pit-ss19103356429619614996515024300.270.362.365.72713026416.308.095.247.33412.2612.020.980.24356.0027.08
1983Lynn SailorsEastAApit-ss19515130001100100100.200.188.200.3883016.200.000.067.1700.006.250.000.000.000.00
1983Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1083714399196150106515124400.267.355.358.71313326432.303.091.240.32711.8111.811.000.23371.0026.26
1984Nashua PiratesEastAApit-ss2091344398212413663344213300.238.306.305.61110517385.266.067.174.2838.8310.911.240.26344.0020.73
1985Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-ss2167217366114512252252712100.281.357.406.7638820246.316.125.253.34210.1610.981.080.41217.0032.79
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27ss2195320307614323152345609489.238.307.319.62610219367.278.081.197.2769.2615.261.650.54160.0025.00
1986Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-ss225020030639412643182104110.315.370.415.7858314223.346.100.195.3508.079.421.170.45200.0022.22
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27ss2264151828600402192803065.185.276.225.501346173.228.040.152.22410.9816.181.470.000.0021.43
1987Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAApit-ss23111367398312503187626721310.226.339.286.62510517435.274.060.232.29214.2515.401.080.000.0020.48
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27ss23517130002000201000.176.176.176.3523018.200.000.000.1580.0011.110.000.000.000.00
1988Harrisburg SenatorsEastAApit-ss244114221474421550252400120.331.429.458.8876510168.385.127.338.39614.8814.290.961.1971.0021.28
1988Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-3b246621530499352132313813200.228.325.367.6927917252.253.139.288.31712.3015.081.231.9843.0034.69
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         107357519613773682566213320.269.367.403.77014427420.306.134.308.34913.3314.761.111.6751.0028.13
1989Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-2b258728345781451201110576023210.276.398.371.76910520347.344.095.300.35716.4317.291.050.29283.0025.64
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1644883910720323754538601341414.219.294.285.57913925558.260.066.176.0009.5015.411.620.36244.0023.36
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter675234131361899371224058363303549201750.264.355.353.7088271482717.304.089.240.00012.1513.031.070.44195.0823.95
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter3811282180334582281203124193213613930.261.358.359.717460881503.305.098.254.00012.8414.171.100.53160.2526.35
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter13750161132168352123596713520.263.339.345.68417327569.296.082.218.00010.3711.781.140.53167.0020.45
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103356429619614996515024300.270.362.365.72713026416.308.095.247.00012.2612.020.980.24356.0027.08
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4817729546101953242000000.305.388.350.738627201.344.045.192.00011.949.950.830.000.0012.96
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter625120000103400000.080.179.080.2592028.095.000.160.00010.7114.291.330.000.000.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1644883910720323754538601341414.219.294.285.57913925558.260.066.176.0009.5015.411.620.36244.0023.36
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624823910620323754528501341414.219.294.285.57913725551.260.066.176.0009.5015.411.620.36244.0023.36
Average Minor - Per 162 games16256275148249358149798525410.264.355.353.70819836652.304.089.240.00012.1513.031.070.44195.0823.95

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit18SS6--1226454238.9056.33------6100.09.7
1982Greenwood Pirates SALApit18SS48--691361926224205.9154.27------48100.034.8
1983Alexandria Dukes CaroA+pit192B2---1--111.0000.50------1031.91.5
1983Alexandria Dukes CaroA+pit19SS101--1562783351467434.9294.30------10398.173.7
1983Lynn Sailors EastAApit19SS5--89-317171.0003.40------5100.03.6
1984Nashua Pirates EastAApit20SS91--1512662458441417.9464.58------91100.065.0
1985Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit21SS63--841811133276265.9604.21------6794.044.1
1985Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit212B4--512-317171.0004.25------676.02.8
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit21SS95--1563161645488472.9674.97------95100.059.0
1986Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit22SS45--76145724228221.9694.91------5090.031.3
1986Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit222B5--620-426261.0005.20------5010.03.5
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22SS60--851631025258248.9614.13------6493.837.0
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit222B6--95--14141.0002.33------649.43.7
1987Vancouver Canadians PCLAAApit23SS111--1933253549553518.9374.67------111100.077.1
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23SS5--56111211.9172.20------5100.03.1
1988Harrisburg Senators EastAApit24SS40--571131320183170.9294.25------4197.629.0
1988Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit243B61--39143616188182.9682.98------6692.443.0
1988Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit24SS3--611141817.9445.67------664.52.1
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit252B57--128122339253250.9884.39------8765.540.1
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit253B15--1525134140.9762.67------8717.210.6
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit25SS21--24583118582.9653.90------8724.114.8
MLB Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS160--2464852771758731.9644.57------1600.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B6--95--14141.0002.33------60.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS243--3837205712111601103.9514.54------2430.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B76--54168719229222.9692.92------760.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B66--139154346296293.9904.44------660.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS136--2163883781641604.9424.44------1360.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS101--1562783351467434.9294.30------1010.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2---1--111.0000.50------20.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS48--691361926224205.9154.27------480.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS6--1226454238.9056.33------60.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit18----6------
1982Greenwood Pirates SALApit18----48------
1983Alexandria Dukes CaroA+pit19---2101------
1983Lynn Sailors EastAApit19----5------
1984Nashua Pirates EastAApit20----91------
1985Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit21---463------
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit21----95------
1986Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit22---545------
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22---660------
1987Vancouver Canadians PCLAAApit23----111------
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23----5------
1988Harrisburg Senators EastAApit24----40------
1988Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit24----361-----
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit25---572115-----

Salaries

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll2160,000-51633-370,78060,00060,000
1986Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll2260,000-61433-386,34760,000120,000
1987Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll2360,000-59542-344,90660,000180,000
* 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