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Don MattinglyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1995 MLB Years: 1982-1995
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Major Award Winner

Positions1B-1786, OF-275, DH-76, 3B-3, 2B-1Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDonald Arthur Mattingly
Height5-11Weight185BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 20,1961 [57.183]PlaceEvansville,Indiana
High SchoolEvansville Memorial (Evansville,IN)

DraftedSelected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 19th round (493rd overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJax RobertsonGus Poulos
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-NYA-#9
MLB DebutSeptember 8,1982 [21.141]
OrganizationsNYA [17] Awards23Awards Voting12-955
TBC Player ID14901Retrosheet IDmattd001MLBAM ID118443
RelationshipsFather of Preston Mattingly
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Player Notes:   The New York Yankees retired his #23 on August 31, 1997
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed29Power67Contact96XBH60RBIs82Runs51Hitting90Durability81Team.537Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Oneonta YankeesNYPLA-nya-of185316620581023312230600200.349.444.488.9328115198.346.139.319.41815.153.030.201.5255.3325.86
1980Greensboro HornetsSALAnya-1b19133494921773259105895933401200.358.422.498.92024646569.362.140.257.40910.375.800.561.5854.8925.99
1981Nashville SoundsSouAAnya-1b-of201415477417335479842645521970.316.384.433.81723746623.336.117.238.36910.278.830.861.1278.1426.59
1982Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-of2113047667150242107512502425650.315.378.437.81520836539.313.122.225.3639.284.450.481.8647.6024.00
1982New York YankeesALMLBnya46of21712020001000100102.167.154.167.3212013.167.000.000.1390.007.690.000.000.000.00
1983Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-1b2243159355411383721291403220.340.437.5971.0349522193.331.257.447.44815.037.250.484.1519.8840.74
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya46of-1b2291279347915443200213112258.283.333.409.74211423305.305.126.201.3266.8910.161.481.3169.7529.11
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya231b231536039120744223110114133189815.343.381.537.91832469662.331.194.262.4016.194.980.803.4726.2233.33
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya231b241596521072114833514522564122151315.324.371.567.93837086727.298.243.330.4007.705.640.734.8118.6340.76
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya231b251626771172385323111300533511101117.352.394.573.96738886742.333.221.300.4167.144.720.664.1821.8436.13
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya231b2614156993186382301151451381081316.327.378.559.93731870629.306.232.316.3948.116.040.754.7718.9737.63
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya231b271445999418637018881041293081413.311.353.462.81527755651.300.151.222.3566.304.450.712.7633.2829.57
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya231b28158631791913722311330513010101815.303.351.477.82830162693.286.174.260.3607.364.330.593.3227.4332.46
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya231b29102394401011605421028203031313.256.308.335.64313221428.258.079.152.2826.544.670.711.1778.8020.79
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya231b30152587641693509682046424091121.288.339.394.73323144646.294.106.187.3247.126.500.911.3965.2226.04
1992New York YankeesALMLBnya231b31157640891844001486303943106711.288.327.416.74326654686.289.128.194.3315.696.271.102.0445.7129.35
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya231b32134530781542721786006142203920.291.364.445.80923646596.289.154.270.35610.237.050.692.8531.1829.87
1994New York YankeesALMLBnya231b33973726211320165100602400478.304.397.411.80815327436.309.107.269.35913.765.500.401.3862.0023.89
1995New York YankeesALMLBnya231b3412845859132322749024035108717.288.341.413.75418941507.295.125.207.3297.896.900.881.3865.4331.06
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1785700310072153442202221099149588444211396136191.307.358.471.82933016847721.300.164.249.0007.625.750.762.8831.5531.77
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter5001842288612112163734617162321328931140.332.403.471.8748671652122.337.139.265.00010.936.220.571.7449.7826.96
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1736351022043551811233793828870.321.394.477.87130358732.317.156.280.00010.795.190.482.4635.2828.43
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1415477417335479842645521970.316.384.433.81723746623.336.117.238.00010.278.830.861.1278.1426.59
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter133494921773259105895933401200.358.422.498.92024646569.362.140.257.00010.375.800.561.5854.8925.99
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5316620581023312230600200.349.444.488.9328115198.346.139.319.00015.153.030.201.5255.3325.86
New York Yankees Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1785700310072153442202221099149588444211396136191.307.358.471.82933016847721.300.164.249.0007.625.750.762.8831.5531.77
Average MLB - Per 162 games16263691195402201001153402191217.307.358.471.82930062701.300.164.249.0007.625.750.762.8831.5531.77
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625979319836512112657543331050.332.403.471.87428153688.337.139.265.00010.936.220.571.7449.7826.96

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Oneonta Yankees NYPLA-nya18OF17--172212119.9051.12------5332.125.0
1979Oneonta Yankees NYPLA-nya181B2--12--312121.0006.00------533.82.9
1980Greensboro Hornets SALAnya191B14--111619118117.9928.36------13310.510.1
1981Nashville Sounds SouAAnya201B90--75864869830822.9909.13------14163.862.9
1981Nashville Sounds SouAAnya20OF55--885419793.9591.69------14139.038.5
1982Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya21OF120--1991351217212.9771.77------13092.385.7
1982Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya211B10--724-876761.0007.60------1307.77.1
1982New York YankeesALMLBnya21OF6--111--12121.0002.00------785.73.7
1982New York YankeesALMLBnya211B1--4---441.0004.00------714.30.6
1983Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya221B36--31329122343342.9979.50------4383.725.7
1983Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya22OF7--12---12121.0001.71------4316.35.0
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya22OF48--723217775.9741.56------9152.729.6
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya221B42--27812130291290.9976.90------9146.225.9
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya222B1---------------911.10.6
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya231B133--1107124513512361231.9969.26------15386.982.1
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya23OF19--362113938.9742.00------15312.411.7
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya241B159--131887715414121405.9958.84------159100.098.8
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya251B160--1377100613214831477.9969.23------16298.898.8
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya253B3--111121312.9234.00------1621.91.9
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya25DH1---------------1620.60.6
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya261B140--123991512213351330.9969.50------14199.386.4
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya26DH1---------------1410.70.6
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya271B143--125099913113581349.9939.43------14499.388.8
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya27OF1---------------1440.70.6
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya27DH1---------------1440.70.6
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya281B145--127487714313681361.9959.39------15891.890.1
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya28DH17---------------15810.810.6
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya28OF1--2---221.0002.00------1580.60.6
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya291B89--80078381881878.9979.87------10287.354.9
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya29DH13---------------10212.78.0
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya29OF1---------------1021.00.6
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya301B127--111977513512011196.9969.42------15283.678.4
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya30DH22---------------15214.513.6
1992New York YankeesALMLBnya311B143--1209116412913291325.9979.27------15791.188.3
1992New York YankeesALMLBnya31DH15---------------1579.69.3
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya321B130--125884312313451342.99810.32------13497.080.2
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya32DH5---------------1343.73.1
1994New York YankeesALMLBnya331B97--91968295989987.99810.18------97100.085.8
1995New York YankeesALMLBnya341B125--9968179010841077.9948.62------12897.786.8
1995New York YankeesALMLBnya34DH1---------------1280.80.7
MLB Totals for 1B - 14 season(s)-   1B1634--1414811046415001531615252.9969.33------16340.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF76--121632130127.9771.67------760.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 9 season(s)-   DH76---------------760.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3--111121312.9234.00------30.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF127--2111351229224.9781.76------1270.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B46--38533130419418.9989.09------460.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B90--75864869830822.9909.13------900.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF55--885419793.9591.69------550.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B14--111619118117.9928.36------140.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF17--172212119.9051.12------170.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--12--312121.0006.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Oneonta Yankees NYPLA-nya18--2------17-
1980Greensboro Hornets SALAnya19--14--------
1981Nashville Sounds SouAAnya20--90------55-
1982Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya21--10------120-
1982New York YankeesALMLBnya21--1------6-
1983Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya22--36------7-
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya22--421-----48-
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya23--133------19-
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya24--159--------
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya25--160--3----1
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya26--140-------1
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya27--143------11
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya28--145------117
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya29--89------113
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya30--127-------22
1992New York YankeesALMLBnya31--143-------15
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya32--130-------5
1994New York YankeesALMLBnya33--97--------
1995New York YankeesALMLBnya34--125-------1

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB345243104016001500000.417.440.7081.14817525.500.291.3334.0020.005.004.0024.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs5243104016001500000.417.440.7081.14817525.500.291.3334.0020.005.004.0024.0050.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2004New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya43Hitting Coach16210161.623--1Joe TorreLost ALCS (Red Sox)
2005New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya44Hitting Coach1629567.586--2Joe TorreLost ALDS (Angels)
2006New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya45Hitting Coach1629765.599--1Joe TorreLost ALDS (Tigers)
2007New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya46Bench Coach1629468.5802.02Joe TorreLost in ALDS (Cleveland)
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan47Hitting Coach1628478.519--1Joe TorreLost in NLCS (Philadelphia)
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan48Hitting Coach1629567.586--3Joe TorreLost in NLCS (Philadelphia)
2010Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan49Hitting Coach1628082.49412.02Joe Torre
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan50Manager1618279.50911.53 
2012Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan51Manager1628676.5318.02 
2013Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan52Manager1629270.568--1 Lost in NLCS (Cardinals)
2014Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan53Manager1629468.580--1 
2015Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan54Manager1629270.568--1 Lost in 1st Round (Mets)
2016Miami MarlinsNLMLBMLBmia55Manager1617982.49115.53 
2017Miami MarlinsNLMLBMLBmia56Manager1627785.47520.02 
2018Miami MarlinsNLMLBMLBmia57Manager1606397.39426.05 
* 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

Awards [23]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1984American League Player of the Week (July 23-July 29)1
1985AL Player of the Month (August) ... AL Player of the Month (September) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (1B) ... American League Gold Glove (First Base) ... American League Most Valuable Player ... American League Player of the Week (August 5-August 11)6
1986AL Player of the Month (September) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (1B) ... American League Gold Glove (First Base)3
1987AL Player of the Month (July) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (1B) ... American League Gold Glove (First Base) ... American League Player of the Week (July 6-July 12) ... American League Player of the Week (July 13-July 19)5
1988American League Gold Glove (First Base) ... American League Player of the Week (July 11-July 17)2
1989American League Gold Glove (First Base)1
1991American League Gold Glove (First Base)1
1992American League Gold Glove (First Base)1
1993American League Gold Glove (First Base) ... American League Player of the Week (July 12-July 18)2
1994American League Gold Glove (First Base)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1995-11-11Free 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
1985New York YankeesTeam Payroll24455,000-2411660++370,78060,000455,000
1986New York YankeesTeam Payroll251,375,000-20398++386,34760,0001,830,000
1987New York YankeesTeam Payroll261,975,000-61100++344,90660,0003,805,000
1988New York YankeesTeam Payroll272,000,000-9199++392,10762,5005,805,000
1989New York YankeesTeam Payroll282,200,000-12199++429,80262,5008,005,000
1990New York YankeesTeam Payroll292,500,000-61100++515,727100,00010,505,000
1991New York YankeesTeam Payroll303,420,000-13199++742,231100,00013,925,000
1992New York YankeesTeam Payroll313,620,000-31297++962,245109,00017,545,000
1993New York YankeesTeam Payroll323,820,000-45496++968,431109,00021,365,000
1994New York YankeesTeam Payroll334,020,000-39396++957,101109,00025,385,000
1995New York YankeesTeam Payroll344,420,000-61894++999,520109,00029,805,000
* 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