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Al NewmanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-1992 MLB Years: 1985-1992
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Rated Prospect
World Series Champion

Positions2B-745, SS-358, 3B-214, OF-16, DH-13, 1B-1Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAlbert Dwayne Newman
Height5-9Weight183BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJune 30,1960 [57.354]PlaceKansas City,Missouri
High SchoolOntario (Ontario,CA)
CollegeSan Diego State University (San Diego,CA), Chaffey College (Rancho Cucamonga,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Montreal Expos [Team Picks] in the 1st round (12th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (65th overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (35th overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (68th overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-MON-#4 ... 1992-MLB-#96 ... 1992-MLB-#5 ... 1993-MLB-#7
MLB DebutJune 14,1985 [24.349]
OrganizationsMIN [5] MON [5] SDN [1] TEX [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID15945Retrosheet IDnewma001MLBAM ID119743
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed87Power16Contact89XBH20RBIs22Runs60Hitting43Durability70Team.508Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981San Diego StateCollegeJr2b-ss21682277763952384511651300000.278.438.388.8268816292.288.110.546.39022.264.450.200.68113.5025.40
1982Memphis ChicksSouAAmon-2b221424948513616814163176445418320.275.361.346.70717125583.299.071.294.32510.987.720.700.17494.0018.38
1983Memphis ChicksSouAAmon-2b2352194184952013167211219100.253.327.299.626587226.268.046.201.2929.295.310.570.000.0014.29
1983Wichita AerosAmerAAAmon-2b23381242030610162221813210.242.351.306.657387151.254.064.234.30713.915.300.380.000.0023.33
1983Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         9031838791130291894220212310.248.337.302.6399614377.262.054.214.29811.145.310.480.000.0017.72
1984Beaumont Golden GatorsTexAAsdn-ss248831869808002333106421214440.252.376.277.653888402.266.025.299.31115.925.220.330.000.0010.00
1984Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-2b-3b24371231337300111156903000.301.333.325.658403132.325.024.122.3024.556.821.500.000.008.11
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1254418211711003444157030217440.265.366.290.65612811534.282.025.249.30913.115.620.430.000.009.40
1985Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-2b258730142851620233111462723110.282.380.349.72910518353.309.067.286.33613.037.650.590.000.0021.18
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon42b252529751001213400000.172.250.207.4576132.200.035.172.2199.3812.501.330.000.0020.00
1986Montreal ExposNLMLBmon42b2695185233730181111212004224.200.279.232.511434212.217.032.146.2389.919.430.950.47185.0010.81
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26ss-2b2711030744681550291511342707105.221.298.303.6019320349.242.082.205.2749.747.740.790.000.0029.41
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin263b28105260355870019123293406004.223.301.250.551657295.257.027.173.2619.8311.531.170.000.0012.07
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin262b291414466211318203825125946210403.253.341.303.64413520521.280.050.211.30211.328.830.780.000.0017.70
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin262b-ss301443884394140030136333428207.242.304.278.58210814433.264.036.139.2727.627.851.030.000.0014.89
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26ss-3b3111824625475001945232115305.191.260.211.471525278.206.020.110.2268.277.550.910.000.0010.64
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex82b3211624625545001296342618005.220.317.240.557595289.245.020.171.27011.769.000.760.000.009.26
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter85421072644766871156915523621264812233.226.304.266.570561762409.249.040.169.0009.808.800.900.042,107.0015.97
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4441554247417541311271565222212210501180.268.361.322.683500681847.288.054.263.00012.026.610.550.051,554.0016.31
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter162548751522530504418734439320.277.364.334.69818328636.300.057.237.00011.486.920.600.000.0018.42
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter282100617226529101771123414978741860.263.360.315.675317401211.282.052.277.00012.306.440.520.081,006.0015.09
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter682277763952384511651300000.278.438.388.8268816292.288.110.546.00022.264.450.200.68113.5025.40
Minnesota Twins Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter61816472093805970135693717816253610024.231.306.275.581453661876.254.044.172.0009.498.640.910.000.0017.37
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11624625545001296342618005.220.317.240.557595289.245.020.171.00011.769.000.760.000.009.26
Montreal Expos Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter120214304240191312242404224.196.275.229.504495244.215.033.150.0009.849.841.000.41214.0011.90
Average MLB - Per 162 games16240050901310301710454019206.226.304.266.57010614457.249.040.169.0009.808.800.900.042,107.0015.97
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625679015220504657198145418430.268.361.322.68318225674.288.054.263.00012.026.610.550.051,554.0016.31

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Memphis Chicks SouAAmon222B142--3563883294776744.9595.24------142100.098.6
1983Memphis Chicks SouAAmon232B45--1111231434248234.9445.20------5286.530.8
1983Wichita Aeros AmerAAAmon232B36--7396524174169.9714.69------3894.726.5
1984Beaumont Golden Gators TexAAsdn24SS87--1382502758415388.9354.46------8898.964.0
1984Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon242B17--2748187675.9874.41------3745.911.0
1984Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon243B14--819122827.9641.93------3737.89.1
1984Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon24OF5--61--771.0001.40------3713.53.2
1984Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon24SS4--811-219191.0004.75------3710.82.6
1985Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon252B81--136241946386377.9774.65------8793.157.0
1985Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon25SS6--89121817.9442.83------876.94.2
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon252B15--1833-651511.0003.40------2560.09.3
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25SS2--13-1441.0002.00------258.01.2
1986Montreal ExposNLMLBmon262B59--76127725210203.9673.44------9562.136.6
1986Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26SS22--22344106056.9332.55------9523.213.7
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27SS55--62103324168165.9823.00------11050.034.0
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin272B47--54111220167165.9883.51------11042.729.0
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin273B12--411--15151.0001.25------11010.97.4
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27DH5---------------1104.53.1
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27OF2---------------1101.81.2
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin283B60--3776412117113.9661.88------10557.137.0
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28SS28--31441127675.9872.68------10526.717.3
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin282B23--2935196564.9852.78------10521.914.2
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28DH2---------------1051.91.2
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin292B84--116171637293287.9803.42------14159.651.9
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin293B37--3251458783.9542.24------14126.222.8
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29SS31--355961610094.9403.03------14122.019.1
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29OF4--81--991.0002.25------1412.82.5
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29DH2---------------1411.41.2
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin302B89--118173248293291.9933.27------14461.854.9
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30SS48--5792825157149.9493.10------14433.329.6
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin303B28--1339385552.9451.86------14419.417.3
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30OF3--2---221.0000.67------1442.11.9
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31SS55--6390223155153.9872.78------11846.634.0
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin312B35--5276115129128.9923.66------11829.721.6
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin313B35--818112726.9630.74------11829.721.6
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31DH3---------------1182.51.9
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31OF1---------------1180.80.6
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin311B1--7---771.0007.00------1180.80.6
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex322B72--118168531291286.9833.97------11662.144.4
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex323B28--1228184140.9761.43------11624.117.3
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex32SS20--1927284846.9582.30------11617.212.3
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex32DH1---------------1160.90.6
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex32OF1---------------1160.90.6
MLB Totals for 2B - 8 season(s)-   2B424--5818942419114991475.9843.48------4240.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 8 season(s)-   SS261--29045226119768742.9662.84------2610.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B200--1062231334342329.9621.65------2000.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH13---------------130.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF11--101--11111.0001.00------110.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--7---771.0007.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B134--2363851578636621.9764.63------1340.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B14--819122827.9641.93------140.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS10--1620143736.9733.60------100.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF5--61--771.0001.40------50.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B187--467511461281024978.9555.23------1870.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS87--1382502758415388.9354.46------870.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Memphis Chicks SouAAmon22---142-------
1983Memphis Chicks SouAAmon23---45-------
1983Wichita Aeros AmerAAAmon23---36-------
1984Beaumont Golden Gators TexAAsdn24----87------
1984Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon24---17414---5-
1985Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon25---816------
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25---152------
1986Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26---5922------
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27---475512---25
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28---232860----2
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29---843137---42
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30---894828---3-
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31--1355535---13
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex32---722028---11

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987Minnesota TwinsChamp. SeriesMLB2712000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1987Minnesota TwinsWorld SeriesMLB2745010000001100000.200.333.200.533106.250.000.20016.6716.671.000.000.000.00
1991Minnesota TwinsWorld SeriesMLB3142010101000000000.500.5001.5002.000312.5001.0001.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs12000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs87020101001100000.286.375.571.946418.333.285.42912.5012.501.000.000.0050.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1995Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+Minormin35Manager1307555.577--2 Lost in Finals
1996New Britain Rock CatsEastAAMinormin36Manager1426181.43022.55 
1997New Britain Rock CatsEastAAMinormin37Manager1427072.4939.03 
1999Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkMinormin39Manager593326.5593.52 Lost in Finals
2000Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkMinormin40Manager563323.5895.02 
2001Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkMinormin41Manager583226.5524.53 
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin42Third Base Coach1619467.584--1Ron GardenhireLost ALCS (Angels)
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin43Third Base Coach1629072.556--1Ron GardenhireLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin44Third Base Coach1629270.568--1Ron GardenhireLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin45Third Base Coach1628379.51216.03Ron Gardenhire-
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari46Advance Scout1627686.46912.04Bob Melvin
* 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
1992-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-04-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1992-04-01Released by Reds. 
1992-02-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1991-11-11Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-02-20TradeTraded by Expos to Twins for Mike Shade. 
1984-07-20TradeTraded by Padres to Expos for Greg Harris. 
1983-12-07TradeTraded by Expos with Scott Sanderson to Padres for Gary Lucas. 
* 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
1985Montreal ExposTeam Payroll2560,000-51635-370,78060,00060,000
1986Montreal ExposTeam Payroll2662,500-6082914386,34760,000122,500
1987Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2760,000-59525-344,90660,000182,500
1988Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll28100,000-4892130392,10762,500282,500
1989Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll29180,000-4171848429,80262,500462,500
1990Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll30350,000-3561550515,727100,000812,500
1991Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll31450,000-3491651742,231100,0001,262,500
1992Texas RangersTeam Payroll32260,000-4541744962,245109,0001,522,500
* 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