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Dave LeeperTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1988 MLB Years: 1984-1985
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsOF-581, P-42, 1B-24, DH-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Dale Leeper
Height5-11Weight170BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateOctober 30,1959 [58.293]PlaceSanta Ana,California
High SchoolVilla Park (Orange,CA)
CollegeUSC (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 1st round (23rd overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (68th overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-KCA-#10
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1984 [24.316]
OrganizationsKCA [5] PIT [2] MIN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID14223Retrosheet IDleepd001MLBAM ID117621
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed38Power49Contact68XBH51RBIs52Runs32Hitting52Durability57Team.513Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980USCPac10NCAA-1of204920428508352430111500000.245.284.387.6717916215.245.142.211.3015.126.981.362.3340.8032.00
1981USCPac10NCAA-1of21572144076200104820112800000.355.387.589.97612630225.375.234.294.4384.8912.442.554.4421.4039.47
1981Jacksonville SunsSouAAkca-of216722719617022194123532220.269.311.326.637749246.307.057.132.2924.8814.232.920.81113.5014.75
1982Jacksonville SunsSouAAkca-of2213250259147235350243316024440.293.334.376.71018931543.325.083.187.3175.7111.051.940.55167.3321.09
1983Jacksonville SunsSouAAkca-of23361472243913252191801400.293.325.429.7546313161.308.136.204.3325.5911.182.001.8649.0030.23
1983Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-of231064055211220895832145613720.277.297.432.72917537430.297.155.193.3183.2613.024.002.0945.0033.04
1983Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         142552741552991283532374141120.281.305.431.73623850591.300.150.196.3223.8912.523.222.0346.0032.26
1984Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-of24149534671372611167912378121730.257.303.436.73923353581.273.179.247.3266.3713.942.192.7533.3838.69
1984Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca58of2446100000000100000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
1985Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-of259838052106212105265263322310.279.326.424.75016133413.282.145.216.3326.307.991.272.4238.0031.13
1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca36of251534130004001300000.088.114.088.2023035.097.000.029.0972.868.573.000.000.000.00
1986Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-of26571791542623162062100200.235.257.341.5986111187.248.106.151.2643.2111.233.501.6059.6726.19
1987Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAApit-p-1b277219117531413291261911110.277.302.408.7107818200.294.131.157.3073.009.503.171.5063.6733.96
1988Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-p2850100728700120051802210.280.308.350.658357109.333.070.120.2924.5916.513.600.000.0025.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1940230004001400000.075.098.075.1733041.083.000.025.0002.449.764.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter767266531072913330493424819146341111632140.274.310.401.71110692122870.295.127.193.0005.0911.882.341.7154.3929.08
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter5321789210478942441246131194228692280.267.302.415.7177431591920.283.148.202.0004.9011.882.432.1443.6333.26
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter23587610025139689635852113571060.287.327.372.69932653950.318.085.176.0005.4711.892.170.84109.5021.12
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter10641868126283157250224300000.301.336.490.82620546440.308.189.254.0005.009.771.953.4127.8736.51
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1940230004001400000.075.098.075.1733041.083.000.025.0002.449.764.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623411726000340093400000.075.098.075.173260350.083.000.025.0002.449.764.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162563651542861072104317223730.274.310.401.71122645606.295.127.193.0005.0911.882.341.7154.3929.08

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1979USCPac10NCAA-1S/R19354.31177100004948.027192303300001.255.06--6.19--0.00.375-
1986Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-Rel26000.0010100000.20000110001.50----13.5013.501.00--
1987Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAApit-Rel27345.10210210011042.0433024420221001.499.140.854.254.681.10.429-
1988Visalia OaksCalifA+min-ST28203.00220000012.09740660001.256.75--4.504.501.001.000-
1988Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-Rel28008.82190190010133.2533333415162002.0214.171.074.014.281.07--
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0207.29212190010145.2624037421222001.8212.220.794.144.341.051.000-
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter546.19432410021187.21057061842453001.6610.660.814.264.571.07.556-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter346.69410410021175.2966357836393001.7211.270.944.234.581.08.429-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter203.00220000012.09740660001.256.75--4.504.501.001.000-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter354.31177100004948.027192303300001.255.06--6.19--0.00.375-
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12106.19107510200522220.0261174151201041127001.6610.660.814.264.571.07.545-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca21OF63--117672130123.9461.95------6794.044.4
1982Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca22OF132--2108101228218.9561.65------132100.091.7
1983Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca23OF32--585-163631.0001.97------3688.922.1
1983Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca23OF102--199-8-207199.9611.95------10696.275.0
1984Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca24OF110--194661206200.9711.82------14973.871.4
1984Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca241B2--13---13131.0006.50------1491.31.3
1984Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24OF2--4---441.0002.00------450.01.2
1984Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24DH1---------------425.00.6
1985Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca25OF87--180622188186.9892.14------9888.861.3
1985Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca251B1---1--111.0001.00------981.00.7
1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25OF8--13-1-1413.9291.63------1553.34.9
1986Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit26OF42--65---65651.0001.55------5773.729.2
1986Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit261B1--5---551.0005.00------571.80.7
1987Vancouver Canadians PCLAAApit27P21--16--771.0000.33------7229.214.6
1987Vancouver Canadians PCLAAApit271B20--18616112203202.99510.10------7227.813.9
1988Visalia Oaks CalifA+min28P2--25-1771.0003.50------2100.01.4
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin28P19--25--771.0000.37------5038.013.4
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin28OF3--3---331.0001.00------506.02.1
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF10--17-1-1817.9441.70------100.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF344--64112163669653.9761.90------3440.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P40--311--14141.0000.35------400.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B24--20417112222221.9959.21------240.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF227--38519174421404.9601.78------2270.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2--25-1771.0003.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca21---------63-
1982Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca22---------132-
1983Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca23---------32-
1983Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca23---------102-
1984Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca24--2------110-
1984Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24---------21
1985Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca25--1------87-
1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25---------8-
1986Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit26--1------42-
1987Vancouver Canadians PCLAAApit2721-20--------
1988Visalia Oaks CalifA+min282----------
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin2819--------3-

Salaries

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll2560,000-51631-370,78060,00060,000
* 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