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Don MincherTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1956-1972 MLB Years: 1960-1972
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World Series Champion

Positions1B-1138, OF-2Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDonald Ray Mincher
Height6-3Weight213BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJune 24,1938PlaceHuntsville,Alabama
Death DateMarch 4,2012 [73.253]
High SchoolS.R. Butler (Huntsville,AL)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1956 by the Chicago White Sox.
Signing Bonus$4,000Signing ScoutsZack Taylor
MLB DebutApril 18,1960 [21.298]
OrganizationsMIN [6] CHA [4] OAK [3] CAL [2] SE1 [1] TEX [1] WS1 [1] WS2 [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-3
TBC Player ID15465Retrosheet IDmincd101MLBAM ID119166
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Seattle Pilots from the California Angels in the 1968 AL expansion draft (#2 pick)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed47Power88Contact63XBH87RBIs82Runs52Hitting61Durability48Team.499Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1956Duluth-SuperiorNorthernInd-18782734277143249000000000.282.282.377.65910319273.277.095.095.2920.000.000.000.73136.5024.68
1957Duluth-SuperiorNorthernInd-19123448691292141380000000000.288.288.440.72819738448.267.152.152.3200.000.000.002.9034.4629.46
1958DavenportIIIB-201284761011572922397000000000.330.330.544.87425954476.296.214.214.3820.000.000.004.8320.7034.39
1959Charleston (Sc)SALA-21137511801391522292000000000.272.272.438.71022439511.239.166.166.3110.000.000.004.3123.2328.06
1960CharlestonAmerAAA-22112405521243231265000000000.306.306.489.79519847405.285.183.183.3490.000.000.002.9633.7537.90
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws128,321b2227791019412501111101105.241.330.392.72231792.254.151.278.32611.9611.961.002.1739.5036.84
1961BuffaloILAAA-2310937059951322466000000000.257.257.497.75418439370.205.240.241.3250.000.000.006.4915.4241.05
1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin281b233510118195151101221100005.188.333.406.7394111123.165.218.426.33517.898.940.504.0720.2057.89
1962Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin51b248612120291192900342402034.240.406.488.8945911157.227.248.529.39521.6615.290.715.7313.4437.93
1963Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin51b2582225415880174200305133100.258.351.520.87111725262.259.262.396.38511.4519.471.706.4913.2443.10
1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin51b261202874568124235600275103328.237.300.547.84715739320.208.310.404.3658.4415.941.897.1912.4857.35
1965Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin51b2712834643871732265134973224153.251.344.509.85317642403.255.258.393.36312.1618.111.495.4615.7348.28
1966Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin51b28139431531083001462325868233913.251.340.418.75818044497.267.167.304.33211.6713.681.172.8230.7940.74
1967California AngelsALMLBcal51b29147487811332332576036969421911.273.367.487.85423751563.274.214.349.38012.2612.261.004.4419.4838.35
1968California AngelsALMLBcal51b301203993594121134802436546668.236.312.368.68014726458.248.132.236.3109.3914.191.512.8430.6927.66
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse151b3114042753105140257810117869503138.246.366.454.82019439513.238.208.389.36615.2013.450.884.8717.0837.14
1970Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak5,301b32140463621141802774545671347119.246.327.460.78721345533.234.214.337.34310.5113.321.275.0717.1539.47
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak51b332892922612811201401032.239.375.391.766369113.263.152.370.34717.7012.390.701.7746.0040.91
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws261b331003233594151104521535221547.291.389.437.82614126384.316.146.313.37413.8013.540.982.6032.3027.66
1971Totals for AL-AL         12841544116212125332736622579.280.386.427.81317735497.304.147.325.36814.6913.280.902.4134.5830.17
1972Texas RangersALMLBtex51b3461191234510063921462321312.236.384.382.7667316243.236.146.393.35818.939.470.502.4731.8335.56
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak41b34475428100502101600004.148.281.167.4489164.211.019.167.22915.6325.001.600.000.0012.50
1972Totals for AL-AL         108245255311064423563921316.216.363.335.6988217307.232.119.343.33118.2412.700.701.9540.8332.08
B Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1284761011572922397000000000.330.330.544.87425954476.296.214.214.0000.000.000.004.8320.7034.39
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1400402653010031761620064324326066682729377689.249.348.450.79818113924725.251.201.349.00012.8314.141.104.2320.1339.08
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter358128619135860758223000000000.278.278.471.7496061251286.244.193.193.0000.000.000.004.5122.1734.92
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter22177511121945536131000000000.283.283.493.77638286775.248.210.210.0000.000.000.004.6521.5339.27
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter137511801391522292000000000.272.272.438.71022439511.239.166.166.0000.000.000.004.3123.2328.06
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter20172111120635715129000000000.286.286.416.70230057721.271.130.130.0000.000.000.002.0848.0727.67
Minnesota Twins Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter59015112203697399026546220278713112933.244.341.483.8247301721762.242.239.383.00012.4915.781.265.1116.7946.61
California Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter26788611622735438124051121348871519.256.343.433.776384771021.262.177.298.00010.9713.121.203.7223.3233.92
Oakland Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter21560973144251298767861013571415.236.330.424.75425855710.237.188.327.00012.1114.231.174.0821.0038.19
Seattle Pilots Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14042753105140257810117869503138.246.366.454.82019439513.238.208.389.00015.2013.450.884.8717.0837.14
Washington Senators II Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1003233594151104521535221547.291.389.437.82614126384.316.146.313.00013.8013.540.982.6032.3027.66
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter61191234510063921462321312.236.384.382.7667316243.236.146.393.00018.939.470.502.4731.8335.56
Washington Senators I Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter27791019412501111101105.241.330.392.72231792.254.151.278.00011.9611.961.002.1739.5036.84
Average MLB - Per 162 games162466611162022374347077334910.249.348.450.79821045547.251.201.349.00012.8314.141.104.2320.1339.08
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625828616227326101000000000.278.278.471.74927457582.244.193.193.0000.000.000.004.5122.1734.92

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws1221B20--2095514219214.97710.70------2774.113.0
1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin231B29--23418828260252.9698.69------3582.918.1
1962Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin241B25--21113517229224.9788.96------8629.115.4
1963Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin251B60--44627834481473.9837.88------8273.237.3
1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin261B76--54943550597592.9927.79------12063.346.9
1965Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin271B99--81845764870863.9928.72------12877.361.1
1965Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27OF1---------------1280.80.6
1966Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin281B130--9958596210891080.9928.31------13993.580.2
1967California AngelsALMLBcal291B142--11778889212731265.9948.91------14796.688.2
1967California AngelsALMLBcal29OF1--1---111.0001.00------1470.70.6
1968California AngelsALMLBcal301B113--9495999010171008.9918.92------12094.269.8
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse1311B122--10339369811321126.9959.23------14087.175.3
1970Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak321B137--1109911210712121200.9908.76------14097.984.6
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws2331B88--70559880772764.9908.68------10088.055.3
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak331B27--20223111226225.9968.33------2896.416.8
1972Texas RangersALMLBtex341B59-46546744345514511.9948.661.10-----6196.738.3
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak341B11-68773148180.9887.271.18-----4723.47.1
MLB Totals for 1B - 13 season(s)-   1B1138-53391816969579699729877.9908.6818.53-----11380.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF2--1---111.0000.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws122--20--------
1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23--29--------
1962Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24--25--------
1963Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25--60--------
1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26--76--------
1965Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27--99------1-
1966Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28--130--------
1967California AngelsALMLBcal29--142------1-
1968California AngelsALMLBcal30--113--------
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse131--122--------
1970Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32--137--------
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws233--88--------
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33--27--------
1972Texas RangersALMLBtex34--59--------
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak34--11--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1965Minnesota TwinsWorld SeriesMLB27723330011002700000.130.200.261.4616125.133.131.2178.0028.003.504.0023.0033.33
1972Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB3411000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1972Oakland AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB34310100010000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs1024340012002700000.167.231.292.5237126.188.125.2087.6926.923.503.8524.0025.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1972-07-20TradeTraded by Rangers with Ted Kubiak to Athletics for Steve Lawson, Vic Harris and Marty Martinez. 
1971-05-08TradeTraded by Athletics with Paul Lindblad, Frank Fernandez and Cash to Senators for Darold Knowles and Mike Epstein. 
1970-01-15TradeTraded by Brewers with Ron Clark to Athletics for Ken Sanders, ??, Mike Hershberger and Phil Roof. 
1968-10-15Selected by Pilots from Angels in expansion draft (Pick #2). 
1966-12-02TradeTraded by Twins with Pete Cimino and Jimmie Hall to Angels for Jackie Hernandez and Dean Chance. 
1960-04-04TradeTraded by White Sox with Earl Battey and Cash to Senators for Roy Sievers. 
1956-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by White Sox. 
* 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.