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Bobby MitchellTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1986 MLB Years: 1980-1983
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PositionsOF-913Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Van Mitchell
Height5-10Weight170BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 7,1955 [63.072]PlaceSalt Lake City,Utah
High SchoolChatsworth (Chatsworth,CA)
CollegeUSC (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 7th round (176th overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 9th round (194th overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 5th round (102nd overall) of the 1973 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutSeptember 1,1980 [25.147]
OrganizationsLAN [5] MIN [3] DET [1] SDN [1] TOR [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID15483Retrosheet IDmitcb101MLBAM ID119202
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Player Notes:   Participated in the 1967 Little League World Series for Northridge,California ... Member of the 1974,1976 United States National Baseball team
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed58Power53Contact83XBH54RBIs42Runs52Hitting73Durability58Team.539Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1976USCCIBANCAA-1of2144140304312252060332300000.307.439.529.9687419173.339.222.500.44219.0813.290.702.8928.0044.19
1977Clinton DodgersMidwAlan-22742213772191328113572301300.326.459.462.92110223282.348.136.430.41520.218.160.401.0673.6731.94
1977Amarillo Gold SoxTexAAsdn-2211941474125205444127601919300.302.389.403.79216729487.307.101.258.35912.323.900.320.82103.5023.20
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         193635111197396772231011742110600.310.415.424.83926952769.321.114.318.38015.215.460.360.9190.7126.40
1978San Antonio DodgersTexAAlan-of23131480761401751424913844904400.292.394.354.74817023572.320.062.313.35014.698.570.580.17480.0016.43
1979Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of241234531041482482591811713534400.327.418.428.84619434535.348.101.274.38513.276.540.490.37226.5022.97
1980Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of251093476211120635317117426010700.320.432.438.87015229438.332.118.349.39516.895.940.350.68115.6726.13
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan17of2593110000001000000.333.500.333.833104.333.000.333.40425.000.000.000.000.000.00
1981Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of26104341681061751631455837067110.311.404.399.80313623412.339.088.284.36114.088.980.640.24341.0021.70
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan17of26108010000001400000.125.222.125.347109.250.000.125.18011.1144.444.000.000.000.00
1982Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-of27124310157015109101100.349.453.5811.03425854.333.232.465.45016.671.850.111.8543.0053.33
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin10of271244544811311622889545322146.249.331.313.64414219513.278.064.181.29610.5310.330.980.39227.0016.81
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin10of285915226354211511282110023.230.354.303.657467181.262.073.257.30715.4711.600.750.55152.0020.00
1984Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-of29852764775194026105643706160.272.408.370.77810223347.313.098.348.35618.4410.660.580.000.0030.67
1985Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-of30111325478016332959455012100.246.339.342.68111122374.282.096.222.31312.0313.371.110.80108.3327.50
1986Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-of3193228436312152565482902230.276.399.404.8039218280.296.128.342.36317.1410.360.601.7945.6028.57
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter20261775150158343910847832169.243.336.308.64419026707.274.065.199.00011.8811.030.930.42205.6717.33
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter961312856893517138233741436957030654533200.299.404.400.80412512323781.322.101.307.00015.088.090.540.61136.0024.81
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter63720133815981152715260714636921543123200.297.403.403.8068121572440.323.106.302.00015.128.810.580.61134.2026.25
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2508941502653710586612014468113700.296.392.377.769337521059.314.081.287.00013.606.420.470.47178.8019.62
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter742213772191328113572301300.326.459.462.92110223282.348.136.430.00020.218.160.401.0673.6731.94
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter44140304312252060332300000.307.439.529.9687419173.339.222.500.00019.0813.290.702.8928.0044.19
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter18360674148158343910827432169.244.337.310.64718826694.274.066.200.00011.8210.660.900.43202.0017.57
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1911120000002400000.182.308.182.4902013.286.000.182.00015.3830.772.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624956012012623478676322157.243.336.308.64415221567.274.065.199.00011.8811.030.930.42205.6717.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games162527961582964632412965218630.299.404.400.80421139637.322.101.307.00015.088.090.540.61136.0024.81

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan23OF129--3021043316312.9872.42------13198.594.9
1979Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan24OF119--2792173307300.9772.52------12396.780.4
1980Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan25OF105--2921124305303.9932.89------10996.371.4
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25OF8--5---551.0000.63------988.94.9
1981Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan26OF92--2508-12582581.0002.80------10488.569.7
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26OF7--6---661.0000.86------1070.06.4
1982Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin27OF12--4412-4745.9573.75------12100.08.6
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27OF121--350813359358.9972.96------12497.674.7
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28OF44--942119796.9902.18------5974.627.2
1984Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin29OF84--18622-190188.9892.24------8598.861.3
1985Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet30OF105--162832173170.9831.62------11194.674.5
1986Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor31OF87--1733-11761761.0002.02------9393.562.6
MLB Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF180--4551024467465.9962.58------1800.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF604--138654161114561440.9892.38------6040.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF129--3021043316312.9872.42------1290.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan23---------129-
1979Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan24---------119-
1980Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan25---------105-
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25---------8-
1981Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan26---------92-
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26---------7-
1982Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin27---------12-
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27---------121-
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28---------44-
1984Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin29---------84-
1985Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet30---------105-
1986Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor31---------87-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2006Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+Minorana51Manager1406377.45011.05 -
2007Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+Minorana52Manager1406971.49314.04 
2008Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAMinorana53Manager1448460.583--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
2009Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAMinorana54Manager1437271.5031.53 
2010Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAMinorana55Manager1447371.5071.52 
2012Arizona Cubs -ArizRkMinorchn57Manager563719.6611.02 Lost in Semi-Finals
2013Arizona Cubs -ArizRkMinorchn58Manager552728.49114.04 
2014Arizona Cubs -ArizRkMinorchn59Manager562234.39312.05 
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl60Baserunning coordinator1626795.41423.04Fredi Gonzalez
2016Trenton ThunderEastAAMinornya61Manager1428755.6132.52 Lost in Finals
2017Trenton ThunderEastAAMinornya62Manager1409248.657--1 Lost in Finals
2018Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRidersILAAAMinornya63Manager000.000--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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2017Eastern League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1982-01-06TradeTraded by Dodgers with Bobby Castillo to Twins for Scotti Madison and Paul Voight. 
* 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.