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Wayne KirbyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-2001 MLB Years: 1991-1998
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World Series Champion

PositionsOF-1622, CF-73, RF-24, LF-22, DH-18, 2B-10Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWayne Edward Kirby
Height5-10Weight190BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 22,1964 [54.091]PlaceWilliamsburg,Virginia
High SchoolTabb (Yorktown,VA)
CollegeNewport News Apprentice School (Newport News,VA)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 13th round (289th overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJim Garland
MLB DebutSeptember 12,1991 [27.234]
OrganizationsLAN [10] CLE [6] BAL [1] NYN [1] SDN [1] SLN [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-12
TBC Player ID13778Retrosheet IDkirbw001MLBAM ID117114
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed82Power38Contact78XBH39RBIs39Runs73Hitting66Durability64Team.514Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983Gulf Coast DodgersGCLRklan-of1960216436371013238341914100.292.389.333.722728256.318.041.269.33813.287.420.560.000.0012.70
1984Great Falls DodgersPioRklan-of20208419262211119312901120.310.392.417.80935598.333.107.440.36012.249.180.751.0284.0019.23
1984Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+lan-of202384142330010834502100.274.303.310.61326391.288.036.143.2804.405.491.250.000.0013.04
1984Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-of2076224396163021119213065220.272.348.326.674739258.311.054.156.3108.1411.631.430.000.0014.75
1984Totals for A+-A+         993085384930311912253567320.273.336.321.6579912349.304.048.153.3027.1610.031.400.000.0014.29
1984Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         119392721101151423815374468440.281.349.342.69113417447.311.061.214.3158.289.841.190.22392.0015.45
1985Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan28of2112243770123930283114414134310.281.345.316.66113812488.308.035.167.3048.408.401.000.000.009.76
1986Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-of2211438760101942312817373012230.261.326.320.64612415429.277.059.183.2948.626.990.810.47193.5014.85
1987Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+lan-of23105416771121430345621494135210.269.349.317.66613217475.297.048.250.30610.328.630.840.000.0015.18
1987San Antonio DodgersTexAAlan-of2324807191219644703000.238.274.338.61227487.250.100.175.2704.608.051.751.1580.0021.05
1987Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         129496841311551436225534838210.264.338.321.65915921562.290.057.238.3009.438.540.910.18496.0016.03
1988Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+lan-of241247121301049211400000.277.414.319.73315158.302.042.426.34918.976.900.360.000.007.69
1988San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-of2410033450809202126102142310120.240.290.278.5689311369.273.038.150.2605.6911.382.000.000.0013.75
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11238162939302535123246310120.244.307.283.59010812427.277.039.184.2737.4910.771.440.000.0012.90
1989San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-of254414014303107116181712100.214.306.250.556354162.242.036.200.26711.1110.490.940.000.0013.33
1989Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of2578310621061880302914262715110.342.393.452.84514026343.373.110.242.3807.587.871.040.000.0024.53
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         122450761362190374020444427210.302.365.389.75417530505.333.087.229.3438.718.711.000.000.0022.06
1990Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of261193425695145030297283634310.278.335.348.68311919380.307.070.216.3117.379.471.290.000.0020.00
1991Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of27118385661131441392914343625320.294.351.358.70913819429.319.064.192.3237.938.391.060.23385.0016.81
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle73of272143492005122601102.209.239.256.49511247.237.047.070.2254.2612.773.000.000.0022.22
1992Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of28123470101162181611745120362824240.345.392.521.91324545514.349.176.319.4057.005.450.782.1442.7327.78
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle35dh282118931011033200001.167.286.389.6757221.133.222.222.31014.299.520.674.7618.0066.67
1993Charlotte KnightsILAAAcle-of291776102262374231000000.289.316.539.855411179.302.250.316.3693.8012.663.333.8025.3350.00
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle35of2913145871123195660175375837628.269.323.371.69417030511.293.102.210.3117.2411.351.571.1776.3324.39
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle35of3078191335660523114133012001.293.341.403.7447711207.327.110.215.3326.2814.492.312.4238.2019.64
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle35of311011882939102114103133211204.207.260.298.5585613205.242.091.197.2526.3415.612.460.49188.0033.33
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle35rf-cf322716341001012200001.250.333.313.6465118.286.063.125.30011.1111.111.000.000.0025.00
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan55cf3265188235110111142171711113.271.333.351.6846612208.292.080.181.3088.178.171.000.48188.0023.53
1996Totals for MLB-MLB         92204265511111243191911114.270.333.348.6817113226.292.078.176.3078.418.411.000.44204.0023.64
1997Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of336826957901651043185263311205.335.393.543.93614631299.351.208.353.4058.7011.041.273.3426.9034.44
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35cf-lf334665611200400101200001.169.280.200.48013275.208.031.185.23713.3316.001.200.000.0018.18
1998Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn7of3442162325083523115211821011.309.395.488.8837916186.324.179.346.38611.299.680.862.6932.4032.00
1998Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-of34582273664153532102153302012.282.326.441.76710023244.312.159.260.3346.1513.522.202.0545.4035.94
1998Totals for AAA-AAA         100389681142361055217365123023.293.356.460.81617939430.317.167.296.3578.3711.861.422.3338.9034.21
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn11rf342631560100111901000.194.219.258.4778133.273.064.097.2123.0327.279.000.000.0016.67
1999Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-of3566160294873103124283601101.300.402.569.9719120190.330.269.431.41514.7418.951.295.2616.0041.67
2000Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-of361295077614424116601044661112512.284.344.410.75420841557.312.126.229.3308.2610.951.331.0884.5028.47
2001Solano SteelheadsWestInd-373513121358041852191700003.267.360.420.7805512150.282.153.321.34412.6711.330.892.6732.7534.29
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter51611981833025191411944219816861310321.252.309.345.654413741325.281.093.194.0007.4012.681.711.0685.5724.50
Minor League Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter15185357930154520382555584211745155633062282621.288.352.388.74020773405992.313.100.242.0008.599.401.090.9297.4022.01
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter81829085258941406051369193772633181224141521.307.366.449.81513072513221.330.142.272.0008.179.871.211.5857.0228.08
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1685547112913513743204366415220.233.292.280.57215519618.262.047.166.0006.9610.681.530.16554.0014.73
A+ Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter4521595272433411421281436616315113181070.271.342.318.660508571799.297.047.197.0009.068.390.930.11797.5013.16
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter803006289931244211462815220.297.390.357.74710713354.322.060.317.00012.997.910.610.28300.0014.61
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3513121358041852191700003.267.360.420.7805512150.282.153.321.00012.6711.330.892.6732.7534.29
Cleveland Indians Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter379914149234397131043918701305119217.256.310.357.667326591009.283.101.200.0006.9412.881.861.2970.3125.21
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter111253296212111542272911114.245.319.312.6317914283.272.067.182.0009.5410.251.070.35253.0022.58
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2631560100111901000.194.219.258.4778133.273.064.097.0003.0327.279.000.000.0016.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623765795163437147315324317.252.309.345.65413023416.281.093.194.0007.4012.681.711.0685.5724.50
Average Minor - Per 162 games162572991652296604519556037332.288.352.388.74022236639.313.100.242.0008.599.401.090.9297.4022.01

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Gulf Coast Dodgers GCLRklan19OF60--899129998.9901.63------60100.0100.0
1984Great Falls Dodgers PioRklan20OF20--3532-4038.9501.90------20100.029.4
1984Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan20OF46--101351109104.9542.26------7660.531.5
1984Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan20OF7--101311411.7861.57------2330.45.0
1985Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan21OF110--2311042245241.9842.19------12290.278.6
1986Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan22OF104--2631542282278.9862.67------11491.275.4
1986Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan222B4--13--441.0001.00------1143.52.9
1987Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan23OF104--21313122238226.9502.17------10599.072.7
1987San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan23OF20--4713-5148.9412.40------2483.314.7
1988Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan24OF12--202212422.9171.83------12100.08.5
1988San Antonio Missions TexAAlan24OF93--181421187185.9891.99------10093.069.9
1989San Antonio Missions TexAAlan25OF41--773418480.9521.95------4493.230.1
1989Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan25OF76--149822159157.9872.07------7897.453.5
1990Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan26OF103--1851192205196.9561.90------11986.672.5
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle27OF109--225761238232.9752.13------11892.478.4
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle272B5--27--991.0001.80------1184.23.6
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27OF21--401--41411.0001.95------21100.013.0
1992Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle28OF119--2741372294287.9762.41------12396.784.4
1992Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle282B1---1--111.0001.00------1230.80.7
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28DH4---------------2119.02.5
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28OF2--3---331.0001.50------219.51.2
1993Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle29OF17--381-139391.0002.29------17100.012.1
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29OF123--2731955297292.9832.37------13193.975.9
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29DH5---------------1313.83.1
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30OF68--922419894.9591.38------7887.260.2
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30DH2---------------782.61.8
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31OF68--942119796.9901.41------10167.347.2
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31DH7---------------1016.94.9
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32CF47--8411-8685.9881.81------6572.329.0
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32RF10--2---221.0000.20------2737.06.2
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32LF8--912-1210.8331.25------6512.34.9
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32CF6--4---441.0000.67------2722.23.7
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32LF2--2---221.0001.00------277.41.2
1997Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan33OF66--138952152147.9672.23------6897.146.8
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33CF16--24---24241.0001.50------4634.89.9
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33LF9--71--881.0000.89------4619.65.6
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33RF2--5---551.0002.50------464.31.2
1998Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln34OF58--113432120117.9752.02------58100.040.3
1998Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn34OF40--7151-7776.9871.90------4295.228.2
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn34RF12--111-112121.0001.00------2646.27.4
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn34CF4--4---441.0001.00------2615.42.5
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn34LF3---------------2611.51.9
1999Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn35OF32--63-2-6563.9691.97------6648.522.5
2000Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal36OF103--222781237229.9662.22------12979.871.5
MLB Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF282--50224107536526.9811.87------2820.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF73--11611-118117.9921.60------730.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF24--181-119191.0000.79------240.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF22--1822-2220.9090.91------220.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH18---------------180.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 9 season(s)-   OF723--147865431315861543.9732.13------7230.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B6--28--10101.0001.67------60.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF154--305892322313.9722.03------1540.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF383--83844309912882.9672.30------3830.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B4--13--441.0001.00------40.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF80--1241232139136.9781.70------800.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Gulf Coast Dodgers GCLRklan19---------60-
1984Great Falls Dodgers PioRklan20---------20-
1984Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan20---------46-
1984Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan20---------7-
1985Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan21---------110-
1986Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan22---4-----104-
1987Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan23---------104-
1987San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan23---------20-
1988Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan24---------12-
1988San Antonio Missions TexAAlan24---------93-
1989San Antonio Missions TexAAlan25---------41-
1989Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan25---------76-
1990Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan26---------103-
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle27---5-----109-
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27---------21-
1992Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle28---1-----119-
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28---------24
1993Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle29---------17-
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29---------1235
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30---------682
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31---------687
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32------847---
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32------2610--
1997Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan33---------66-
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33------9162--
1998Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln34---------58-
1998Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn34---------40-
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn34------3412--
1999Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn35---------32-
2000Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal36---------103-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB31210100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1995Cleveland IndiansChamp. SeriesMLB3155210000100000000.200.200.200.400105.200.000.2000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1995Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB3131000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1996Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB3238110000002100000.125.300.125.4251010.143.000.25020.0010.000.500.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs59120000002100000.222.364.222.5862011.250.000.22218.189.090.500.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs55210000100000000.200.200.200.400105.200.000.2000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs31000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2002Lake CountySALA-38Coach.000--None listed
2003Lake County CaptainsSALAMinorcle39Hitting Coach1409743.693--1Luis RiveraLost in Finals
2004Kinston IndiansCaroA+Minorcle40Hitting Coach1388850.638--1Torey LovulloLeague Champions
2005Akron AerosEastAAMinorcle41Hitting Coach1428458.592--1Torey LovulloLeague Champions
2006Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex42Outfield and baserunning coordinator1628082.49413.03Buck Showalter
2007Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex43Outfield and baserunning coordinator1627587.46319.04Ron Washington
2008Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex44Outfield and baserunning coordinator1627983.48821.02Ron Washington
2009Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex45Outfield and baserunning coordinator1628775.53710.03Ron Washington
2010Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex46Outfield and baserunning coordinator1629072.556--3Ron WashingtonLost World Series (Giants)
2011Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal47First Base Coach1626993.42628.05Buck Showalter
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal48First Base Coach1629369.5742.01Buck ShowalterLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2013Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal49First Base Coach1628577.52512.03Buck Showalter
2014Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal50First Base Coach1629666.593--1Buck ShowalterLost in ALCS (Royals)
2015Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal51First Base Coach1628181.50012.03Buck Showalter
2016Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal52First Base Coach1628973.5494.02Buck ShowalterLost AL Wild-Card Game (Blue Jays)
2017Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal53First Base Coach1627587.46318.05Buck Showalter
2018Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal54First Base Coach000.000--4Buck Showalter
* 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
1999-01-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1998-09-16Released by Mets. 
1998-06-10TradeTraded by Cardinals to Mets for Shawn Gilbert. 
1997-12-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1997-10-03Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-06-24Claimed on waivers by Dodgers from Indians. 
1991-12-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1991-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-12-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1990-10-15Free 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
1991Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll27100,000-62039-742,231100,000100,000
1992Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll28119,000-6443020962,245109,000219,000
1993Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll29123,000-6763425968,431109,000342,000
1994Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll30190,000-5252442957,101109,000532,000
1995Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll31362,500-3792259999,520109,000894,500
1996Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll32437,500-3601661957,870109,0001,332,000
1996Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll32437,500-3602661957,870109,0001,332,000
1997Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll33450,000-39419561,182,177150,0001,782,000
1998New York MetsTeam Payroll34170,000-81248-1,276,192170,0001,952,000
* 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