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Sherman ObandoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1988-2004 MLB Years: 1993-1997
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Played in Japan

PositionsOF-311, 1B-92, RF-61, DH-30, LF-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSherman Omar Obando Gainor
Height6-4Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 23,1970 [48.300]PlaceBocas del Toro,Panama

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1987 by the New York Yankees.
MLB DebutApril 10,1993 [23.077]
OrganizationsNYA [5] BAL [3] MON [2] COL [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID16063Retrosheet IDobans001MLBAM ID119882
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed34Power81Contact51XBH80RBIs77Runs50Hitting65Durability48Team.502Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1988Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRknya-of1849172264410242785163230120.256.328.407.7357016192.292.151.262.3288.3316.672.002.0843.0036.36
1989Oneonta YankeesNYPLA-nya-of1970276508623364585164561210.312.360.482.84213332301.352.170.239.3755.3214.952.811.9946.0037.21
1990Prince William CannonsCaroA+nya-of20121439671172461067534285110610.267.341.417.75818340498.306.150.251.3418.4317.072.022.0143.9034.19
1991Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRknya-21417352001001210000.294.368.412.7807219.333.118.176.3565.2610.532.000.000.0040.00
1991Prince William CannonsCaroA+nya-of2142140253711173101192820220.264.356.507.8637119163.280.243.371.37711.6617.181.474.2920.0051.35
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         46157284213173201203030220.268.357.497.8547821182.287.229.350.37510.9916.481.503.8522.4350.00
1992Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-1b2210938171107193175631326782410.281.346.480.82618339427.299.199.289.3707.4915.692.093.9822.4136.45
1993Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-of231958814203121091110300.241.338.431.76925571.234.190.362.33912.6815.491.224.2319.3335.71
1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal42dh233192825203150042610001.272.309.391.70036597.349.119.163.3144.1226.806.503.0930.6720.00
1994Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-of2410940367133367206911305360743.330.379.603.98224363446.335.273.347.4126.7311.881.774.4820.1547.37
1995Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-of-1b25853244296266953112957304311.296.356.497.85316141360.332.201.290.3678.0615.831.972.5036.0042.71
1995Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23of-dh25163801010031021200100.263.293.289.58211141.370.026.105.2644.8829.276.000.000.0010.00
1996Montreal ExposNLMLBmon46rf268917830449082220224810112.247.332.433.7657717202.293.186.320.33510.8923.762.183.9622.2538.64
1997Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-of27721550038005710003.238.407.6671.07414327.182.429.667.45018.5225.931.4011.117.0060.00
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon29rf2741473610290061410000.128.241.277.51813354.129.149.277.24111.1125.932.333.7023.5050.00
1998Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-1b2855140234112082830252620213.293.402.550.9527720169.306.257.457.40814.7915.381.044.7317.5048.78
1999NipponJap PacIntl-2994346491062302062014165401014.306.385.546.93118943392.328.240.355.40110.4616.581.595.1017.3040.57
2000NipponJap PacIntl-301073857912815230101306863706011.332.436.6161.05223747466.329.284.468.44514.5913.520.936.4412.8336.72
2001NipponJap PacIntl-3152201295270155103193830201.259.329.517.84610422225.247.258.338.3588.4416.892.006.6713.4042.31
2002NipponJap PacIntl2332118441491161812668324395501011.263.335.485.82021445490.280.222.322.3558.7819.392.215.3116.9638.79
2003Mexico City Red Devils DiMexAAA--3353200356316184710242200006.315.388.525.91310525224.324.210.335.39410.719.820.923.5725.0039.68
2004NipponJap PacIntl-344213023447082500161520004.338.419.577.9967515148.336.239.362.42710.8110.140.945.4116.2534.09
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter17735541851301349303410030213.239.310.386.69613726394.295.147.251.0008.6325.382.943.3027.3130.59
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter723257142274818129954443117248435443311526.291.359.495.85412723052897.315.204.306.0008.5615.021.753.2827.0640.78
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter30910881723389014482056211316512013826.311.378.551.9296001521226.327.240.348.0009.2213.461.463.9222.6744.97
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12843979121213206841417892710.276.345.474.81920844498.290.198.298.0008.2315.661.904.0221.9536.36
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1635799215435717985461113130830.266.345.439.78425459661.300.173.280.0009.2317.101.852.5734.0638.31
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter70276508623364585164561210.312.360.482.84213332301.352.170.239.0005.3214.952.811.9946.0037.21
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter53189294912242885173440120.259.332.407.7397718211.296.148.254.0008.0616.112.001.9047.2536.73
Intl Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter4131503229446703993076618727621010041.297.380.545.9258191721721.305.248.373.00010.8716.041.485.7515.1838.57
Montreal Expos Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1302253350100103120286220112.222.313.400.7139020256.260.178.311.00010.9424.222.213.9122.5040.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter47130835303181063810101.269.304.362.666476138.356.093.146.0004.3527.546.332.1743.3317.14
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623253878120124530319230213.239.310.386.69612524361.295.147.251.0008.6325.382.943.3027.3130.59
Average Minor - Per 162 games162576951684162199745697101736.291.359.495.85428568649.315.204.306.0008.5615.021.753.2827.0640.78

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1988Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya18OF30--553316158.9511.93------4961.247.6
1989Oneonta Yankees NYPLA-nya19OF37--50-6-5650.8931.35------7052.949.3
1990Prince William Cannons CaroA+nya20OF113--15647-167160.9581.42------12193.481.3
1991Prince William Cannons CaroA+nya21OF16--191--20201.0001.25------4238.111.5
1992Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya221B49--430321132473462.9779.43------10945.035.3
1993Bowie Baysox EastAAbal23OF16--21-1-2221.9551.31------1984.211.4
1993Bowie Baysox EastAAbal231B3--11--111111.0003.67------1915.82.1
1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23DH21---------------3167.713.0
1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23OF8--13-1-1413.9291.63------3125.84.9
1994Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal24OF54--9753-105102.9711.89------10949.533.5
1995Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal25OF29--4712-5048.9601.66------8534.120.4
1995Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal251B16--13714615157151.9629.44------8518.811.3
1995Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25OF7--12-1-1312.9231.71------1643.84.9
1995Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25DH7---------------1643.84.9
1996Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26RF47--7423-7976.9621.62------8952.829.0
1997Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon27OF1--3---331.0003.00------714.30.7
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27RF14--11---11111.0000.79------4134.18.6
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27DH2---------------414.91.2
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27LF1---------------412.40.6
1998Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol281B24--1968216206204.9908.50------5543.616.7
MLB Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF61--8523-9087.9671.43------610.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH30---------------300.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF15--25-2-2725.9261.67------150.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF84--14765-158153.9681.82------840.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B40--33322831363355.9788.88------400.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B52--441321133484473.9779.10------520.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF16--21-1-2221.9551.31------160.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF129--17557-187180.9631.40------1290.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF37--50-6-5650.8931.35------370.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF30--553316158.9511.93------300.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1988Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya18---------30-
1989Oneonta Yankees NYPLA-nya19---------37-
1990Prince William Cannons CaroA+nya20---------113-
1991Prince William Cannons CaroA+nya21---------16-
1992Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya22--49--------
1993Bowie Baysox EastAAbal23--3------16-
1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23---------821
1994Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal24---------54-
1995Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal25--16------29-
1995Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25---------77
1996Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26--------47--
1997Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon27---------1-
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27------1-14-2
1998Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol28--24--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006PanamaWBCTournament3625000000002200000.000.286.000.286007.000.000.40028.5728.571.000.000.000.00
World Baseball Classic Totals - 1 yrs25000000002200000.000.286.000.286007.000.000.40028.5728.571.000.000.000.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1994International League All-Star Team (OF)1
1996Winter League All-Star (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1997-12-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
1997-10-08Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-03-13TradeTraded by Orioles to Expos for Tony Tarasco. 
1987-09-17ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
* 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
1993Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll23109,000-75737-968,431109,000109,000
1995Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll25140,000-6152831999,520109,000249,000
1996Montreal ExposTeam Payroll26165,000-5741836957,870109,000414,000
1997Montreal ExposTeam Payroll27185,000-61320311,182,177150,000599,000
* 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