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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
David Alan Otto
Stat Years
1985-1994  [mlb] 1987-1994
Height/Weight
6-7 / 210
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (236)
Draft Position
P-1B
Born Date/Place
1964-11-12 in Chicago, Illinois   [55.077]
Death
High School
Elk Grove (Elk Grove,IL)
Colleges
University of Missouri (Columbia, Missouri)
Draft
Selected by the Oakland Athletics in Round #2 (#39 overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Dick Bogart
MLB Debut
1987-09-08 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.300)
Service Time
Organizations
OAK [6] CLE [2] PIT [1] CHN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16248 ... retro id: ottod001 ... mlbam id: 120123
Relations
Father of Travis Otto
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts27Walks58Hittable48SO/BB40vsPower48Hitting8Durability41Team.519Ratings Explained
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1985Medford A'sNwstA-oak-201---224.0411110000042.1422719122275001.518.930.214.685.745.741.23.500
    1985Minor Totals: OAKbyYearA-----201---224.0611110000042.3422719122275001.528.980.214.705.775.771.23.500
    1986Madison MuskiesMidwAoak-212---1372.66262661000169.015472509711256021.338.200.483.786.663.831.76.650
    1986Minor Totals: OAKbyYearA----211---1372.66262661000169.015472509711256021.338.200.483.786.663.831.76.650
    1987Madison MuskiesMidwAoak-223---000.0011000003.02000020000.676.000.000.006.000.000.00.000
    1987Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-223---412.34981001050.0361413111254000.946.480.181.984.502.522.27.800
    1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak38223Log - Sp - Ext - Perf009.0030003306.07661130001.3310.501.501.504.509.003.00.000
    1987Minor Totals: OAKbyYearA/AA----222---412.211091001053.0381413111274000.926.450.171.874.582.382.45.800
    1987MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf009.0030003306.07661130001.3310.501.501.504.509.003.00.000
    1988Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-234---493.52212120000127.21247150763801001.468.740.494.445.645.011.27.308
    1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak38234Log - Sp - Ext - Perf001.80320011010.09220670101.508.100.005.406.301.801.17.000
    1988Minor Totals: OAKbyYearAAA----231---493.54212120000127.71247150763801001.478.770.504.465.665.021.27.308
    1988MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf001.80320011010.09220670101.508.100.005.406.301.801.17.000
    1989Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak54245---10133.67292821010169.0164846966112218011.338.730.323.256.504.472.00.435
    1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak38245Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.7011000006.26220240001.208.100.002.705.402.702.00.000
    1989Minor Totals: OAKbyYearAAA----241---10133.67292821010169.0164846966112218011.338.730.323.256.504.472.00.435
    1989MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.9011000006.76220240001.298.710.002.905.812.902.00.000
    1990Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-256---004.5020000202.03110121002.0013.500.004.509.004.502.00.000
    1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak38256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf007.7120002202.13320320002.5711.570.0011.577.7111.570.67.000
    1990Minor Totals: OAKbyYearAAA----251---004.5020000202.03110121002.0013.500.004.509.004.502.00.000
    1990MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.5720002202.33320320002.8612.860.0012.868.5712.860.67.000
    1991Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-267---564.7517151012094.21105650743627011.6210.460.674.095.895.321.44.455
    1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf284.23181410040100.01085247727473041.359.720.632.434.234.681.74.200
    1991Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----261---564.7817151012094.71105650743627011.6210.510.674.115.925.351.44.455
    1991MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf284.23181410040100.01085247727473041.359.720.632.434.234.681.74.200
    1992Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-278---000.0011000003.01000110000.673.000.003.003.000.001.00.000
    1992Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-278---322.89661000043.2351414010113101.037.210.002.062.272.891.10.600
    1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf597.0618160002080.111064631233325011.7812.321.343.703.597.170.97.357
    1992Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAA/AAA----272---322.73771000046.7361414011123101.027.010.002.142.342.731.09.600
    1992MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf597.0818160002080.311064631233325011.7912.361.353.713.607.190.97.357
    1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit48289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf345.0328800720068.0854038928304031.6611.251.193.713.975.291.07.429
    1993MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf345.0328800720068.0854038928304031.6611.251.193.713.975.291.07.429
    1994Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-2910---201.02510034117.2102214150000.795.090.512.047.641.023.751.000
    1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn532910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.8036000736045.0492019422193011.589.800.804.403.804.000.86.000
    1994Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----291---201.05510034117.7102214150000.815.230.522.097.851.053.751.000
    1994MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.8036000736045.0492019422193011.589.800.804.403.804.000.86.000
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)10225.06109411020680318.33771891793312214415191.5710.670.933.454.075.351.18.313
    National League Totals (2 yrs)354.546480014560113.013460571350497041.6310.671.043.983.904.780.98.375
    American League Totals (6 yrs)7175.354533106120205.32431291222072958151.5410.660.883.164.175.661.32.292
    Minor League Totals43403.341281181324101722.06813412683228747245141.348.490.403.585.884.251.64.518
    Minor: A- Totals224.0611110000042.3422719122275001.528.980.214.705.775.771.23.500
    Minor: A Totals1372.62272761000172.015672509711276021.328.160.473.726.653.771.79.650
    Minor: AA Totals412.211091001053.0371413112264000.926.280.172.044.422.382.17.800
    Minor: AAA Totals24303.69807161491454.74462281862118229230121.388.840.423.615.794.521.60.444
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)013.8036000736045.0492019422193011.589.800.804.403.804.000.86.000
    Cleveland Indians Totals (2 yrs)7175.50363010060180.32181161101960798051.5410.890.953.003.955.801.32.292
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)345.0328800720068.0854038928304031.6611.251.193.713.975.291.07.429
    Oakland Athletics Totals (4 yrs)004.32930066025.0251312112160101.489.000.364.325.764.681.33.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1989Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak5424p---1294030001000000000.750.750.7501.500430.000.000.7500.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4828pL-S-E-P22818041104000501000.222.222.389.6111972.167.167.3080.0026.320.000.00.0050.0
    1994Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-29p---353010000001100000.333.500.333.833410.333.000.50025.0025.001.000.00.000.0
    1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn5329pL-S-E-P3362000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)6420041104000601000.200.200.350.5502172.150.150.2860.0028.570.000.00.0050.0
    National League Totals (2 yrs)6420041104000601000.200.200.350.5502172.150.150.2860.0028.570.000.00.0050.0
    Minor League Totals347040001001100000.571.625.5711.196840.143.000.66712.5012.501.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals347040001001100000.571.625.5711.196840.143.000.66712.5012.501.000.00.000.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)362000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)2818041104000501000.222.222.389.6111972.167.167.3080.0026.320.000.00.0050.0
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    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1985Medford A'sNwstA-20P1100.01400551.0000.500.0014.9100.010
    1986Madison MuskiesMidwA21P2600.0631123837.9741.400.0018.6100.02
    1987Madison MuskiesMidwA22P100.01000111.0001.000.000.7100.017
    1987Huntsville StarsSouAA22P900.059211614.8751.600.006.3100.014
    1987Oakland AthleticsALMLB22P306.01000111.0000.300.171.9100.021
    1988Tacoma TigersPCLAAA23P2100.0221212523.9201.100.0014.6100.010
    1988Oakland AthleticsALMLB23P3010.01100221.0000.700.201.9100.013
    1989Tacoma TigersPCLAAA24P2900.0822113130.9681.000.0020.3100.06
    1989Oakland AthleticsALMLB24P106.20100111.0001.000.160.6100.016
    1990Tacoma TigersPCLAAA25P200.01100221.0001.000.001.4100.017
    1990Oakland AthleticsALMLB25P202.10201221.0001.000.951.2100.014
    1991Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA26P1700.04170121211.0001.200.0012.2100.09
    1991Cleveland IndiansALMLB26P180100.0116101817.9440.900.1711.1100.010
    1992Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA27P600.03120115151.0002.500.004.3100.016
    1992Cleveland IndiansALMLB27P18080.1314111817.9440.900.2111.1100.011
    1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB28P28068.04130117171.0000.600.2517.3100.08
    1994Iowa CubsAmerAAA29P500.03100441.0000.800.003.5100.014
    1994Chicago CubsNLMLB29P36045.0151176.8570.200.1331.9100.05
    MLB Totals - (P)10903171152346663.9550.600.200.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)80002174349895.9691.200.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)90059211614.8751.600.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)2700731123938.9741.400.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (P)11001400551.0000.500.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1985Minor11----------
    1986Minor26----------
    1987MLB3----------
    1987Minor10----------
    1988MLB3----------
    1988Minor21----------
    1989MLB1----------
    1989Minor29----------
    1990MLB2----------
    1990Minor2----------
    1991MLB18----------
    1991Minor17----------
    1992MLB18----------
    1992Minor6----------
    1993MLB28----------
    1994MLB36----------
    1994Minor5----------
    Totals236----------