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Bob MeachamTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1990 MLB Years: 1983-1988
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsSS-889, 2B-200, 3B-24, DH-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Andrew Meacham
Height6-1Weight180BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 25,1960 [57.326]PlaceLos Angeles,California
High SchoolMater Dei (Santa Ana,CA)
CollegeSan Diego State University (San Diego,CA)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 1st round (8th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 14th round (356th overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsMarty Keough
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-SLN-#8 ... 1984-NYA-#2
MLB DebutJune 30,1983 [22.309]
OrganizationsNYA [6] SLN [2] KCA [1] PIT [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID15232Retrosheet IDmeacb001MLBAM ID118886
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Player Notes:   Member of the 1980 United States National Baseball team
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed70Power40Contact46XBH44RBIs33Runs54Hitting46Durability57Team.548Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979San Diego State UniversitWACNCAA-1ss18742475689132543205252800000.360.419.490.90912120272.393.130.291.4079.1910.291.121.8449.4022.47
1980San Diego StateCollegeSoss19682606891130437524343200000.350.425.446.87111617294.388.096.412.39711.5610.880.941.3665.0018.68
1981San Diego StateCollegeJrss20672609097155751445383200000.373.453.5501.00314327298.407.177.473.45312.7510.740.842.3537.1427.84
1981Gastonia CardinalsSALAsln-ss2074274245082118111374735410.182.283.237.5206511323.213.055.226.25111.4614.551.270.31274.0022.00
1982St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-ss2112042157109154037218436265240.259.335.314.64913219477.302.055.188.2989.0113.001.440.000.0017.43
1983Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-ss2212042358111183960135357417410.262.317.383.70016230470.297.121.222.3157.4515.742.111.9147.0027.03
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya20ss22225151220048041010000.235.304.275.57914256.293.040.275.2727.1417.862.500.000.0016.67
1984Nashville SoundsSouAAnya-ss23831390003025801100.290.378.290.6689038.375.000.097.31613.1621.051.600.000.000.00
1984Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-ss2346187355313621365193503010.283.350.449.7998421209.340.166.273.3559.0916.751.840.9693.5039.62
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         54218386213621667244304110.284.354.427.7819321247.345.143.248.3499.7217.411.790.81109.0033.87
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya20ss23993606291134225953270314902.253.312.328.64011819418.300.075.175.2927.6616.752.190.48180.0020.88
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya20ss241564817010516214725754102523317.218.302.266.56812819566.273.048.198.2669.5418.021.890.18481.0018.10
1986Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-ss-2b254615014210501122163034100.140.235.207.442315174.174.067.173.2129.2017.241.880.000.0023.81
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya20ss255616119367101036173934006.224.309.280.589458185.295.056.143.2779.1921.082.290.000.0022.22
1987Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-2b2640154284253323107262424200.273.380.403.7836211188.302.130.318.35113.8312.770.921.6051.3326.19
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya20ss2677203285511152165193363102.271.349.409.7588317232.301.138.236.3388.1914.221.742.1640.6030.91
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya20ss-2b27471151825900771142221201.217.308.296.604349134.263.079.252.28210.4516.421.570.000.0036.00
1989Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-ss-2b2894271235913002542316445130.218.306.266.5727213312.284.048.170.2689.9420.512.060.000.0022.03
1990Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-2b-ss291143295074135335944984108500.225.338.322.66010621401.287.097.261.31012.2220.951.710.75109.6728.38
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter457137120232458881145824140276204515118.236.313.308.621422741591.287.072.198.0008.8017.351.970.50171.3822.84
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter66222402925288528182257636261428294220100.236.321.323.6447231312592.281.087.221.00010.0716.511.640.69124.4424.81
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter4601514208360622217167442517631120311350.238.323.341.6645171011754.286.103.232.00010.0317.731.770.9789.0628.06
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter831390003025801100.290.378.290.6689038.375.000.097.00013.1621.051.600.000.000.00
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12042157109154037218436265240.259.335.314.64913219477.302.055.188.0009.0113.001.440.000.0017.43
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter74274245082118111374735410.182.283.237.5206511323.213.055.226.00011.4614.551.270.31274.0022.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2097672142774171613111614979200000.361.433.495.92838064864.396.134.394.00011.2310.650.951.8547.9423.10
New York Yankees Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter457137120232458881145824140276204515118.236.313.308.621422741591.287.072.198.0008.8017.351.970.50171.3822.84
Average MLB - Per 162 games162486721152133402195098716506.236.313.308.62115026564.287.072.198.0008.8017.351.970.50171.3822.84
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625487112921745519964105710520.236.321.323.64417732634.281.087.221.00010.0716.511.640.69124.4424.81

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Gastonia Cardinals SALAsln20SS73--1072352530367342.9324.68------7498.650.7
1982St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln21SS111--2013064754554507.9154.57------12092.583.5
1983Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya22SS120--2063483079584554.9494.62------120100.085.7
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya22SS18--1352587065.9293.61------2281.811.1
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya223B4--312111615.9383.75------2218.22.5
1984Nashville Sounds SouAAnya23SS8--1625164241.9765.13------8100.05.4
1984Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya23SS46--671331428214200.9354.35------46100.033.1
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya23SS96--1362691952424405.9554.22------9997.059.3
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya232B2--43--771.0003.50------992.01.2
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya24SS155--23639024103650626.9634.04------15699.496.3
1986Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya25SS27--4483818135127.9414.70------4658.719.4
1986Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya252B17--37504169187.9565.12------4637.012.2
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya25SS56--701491231231219.9483.91------56100.034.6
1987Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya262B31--5980116140139.9934.48------4077.522.1
1987Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya26SS11--23443117067.9576.09------4027.57.9
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya26SS56--70127825205197.9613.52------7772.734.6
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya262B25--40572119997.9803.88------7732.515.4
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya26DH1---------------771.30.6
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya27SS24--1433294947.9591.96------4751.114.9
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya272B21--3944288583.9763.95------4744.713.0
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya273B5--38321411.7862.20------4710.63.1
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit28SS50--761271238215203.9444.06------9453.235.2
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit282B39--5882514145140.9663.59------9441.527.5
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit283B6--111321512.8002.00------946.44.2
1990Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca292B65--121156943286277.9694.26------11457.044.5
1990Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca29SS38--6271514138133.9643.50------11433.326.0
1990Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca293B9--616-422221.0002.44------1147.96.2
MLB Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS405--53910207022816291559.9573.85------4050.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B48--83104419191187.9793.90------480.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B9--620433026.8672.89------90.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS292--4788067218813561284.9474.40------2920.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B152--2753681989662643.9714.23------1520.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B15--727363734.9192.27------150.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS8--1625164241.9765.13------80.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS111--2013064754554507.9154.57------1110.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS73--1072352530367342.9324.68------730.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Gastonia Cardinals SALAsln20----73------
1982St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln21----111------
1983Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya22----120------
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya22----184-----
1984Nashville Sounds SouAAnya23----8------
1984Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya23----46------
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya23---296------
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya24----155------
1986Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya25---1727------
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya25----56------
1987Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya26---3111------
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya26---2556-----1
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya27---21245-----
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit28---39506-----
1990Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca29---65389-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1992Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-Minorkca31Manager763640.4747.04 
1994Carolina MudcatsSouAAMinorpit33Manager1407466.5292.01 Lost in Finals
1995Calgary CannonsPCLAAAMinorpit34Manager1415883.41123.05 
2002Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+Minorana41Manager1405288.37125.05 
2003Modesto A'sCalifA+Minoroak42Manager1195960.49610.54 Lost in 1st Round
2004Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+Minorana43Manager1406971.49317.03 Lost in 1st Round
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo45Third Base Coach1627884.48119.04Joe Girardi
2007San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn46First Base Coach1638974.5461.53Bud Black
2008New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya47Third Base Coach1628973.5498.03Joe Girardi
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou49First Base Coach1627686.46915.04Brad Mills
2011Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou50First Base Coach16256106.34640.06Brad Mills
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou51First Base Coach16255107.34042.06Brad Mills,Tony DeFrancesco
2013Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+Minortor52Manager1316368.48114.55 Lost in Semi-Finals
2014New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAMinortor53Manager1426676.46522.05 
2015New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAMinortor54Manager1406971.49310.55 
2016New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAMinortor55Manager1426973.48620.54 
2017Buffalo BisonsILAAAMinortor56Manager1416576.46121.05 
2018Buffalo BisonsILAAAMinortor57Manager000.000--0 
* 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
1988-12-05TradeTraded by Yankees to Rangers for Bob Brower. 
1982-12-14TradeTraded by Cardinals with Stan Javier to Yankees for Steve Fincher, Marty Mason and Bob Helsom. 
* 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 Payroll24100,000-5022317370,78060,000100,000
1986New York YankeesTeam Payroll2560,000-61439-386,34760,000160,000
1987New York YankeesTeam Payroll26105,000-4073143344,90660,000265,000
1988New York YankeesTeam Payroll27212,500-3682548392,10762,500477,500
* 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