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Tom PaciorekTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1987 MLB Years: 1970-1987
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PositionsOF-810, 1B-395, DH-61, 3B-23, SS-1Position when DraftedOF-1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameThomas Marian Paciorek
Height6-4Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 2,1946 [72.081]PlaceDetroit,Michigan
High SchoolSt. Ladislaus (Hamtramck,MI)
CollegeUniversity of Houston (Houston,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 5th round (89th overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 12,1970 [23.314]
OrganizationsLAN [8] SEA [4] CHA [4] ATL [3] TEX [2] NYN [1] Awards2Awards Voting1-46
TBC Player ID16277Retrosheet IDpacit001MLBAM ID120157
RelationshipsBrother of Jim Paciorek, Brother of John Paciorek, Father of Tom Paciorek, Uncle of Mack Paciorek
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Player Notes:   First player ever drafted out of University of Houston in 1968
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed63Power70Contact37XBH66RBIs67Runs52Hitting72Durability38Team.486Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1968OgdenPioRk-2129101253963523000000000.386.386.6531.0396614101.354.267.267.4720.000.000.004.9520.2035.90
1968BakersfieldCalifA+-2138116163211010000000000.276.276.302.578352116.276.026.026.2610.000.000.000.000.006.25
1968Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         67217417174533000000000.327.327.465.79210116217.311.138.138.3590.000.000.002.3043.4022.54
1969BakersfieldCalifA+-2291359591142031553000000000.318.318.515.83318538359.288.197.198.3720.000.000.004.1823.9333.33
1970SpokanePCLAAA-2314654988179361217101000000000.326.326.528.85429065549.305.202.202.3750.000.000.003.1032.2936.31
1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan53of2389221000000310000.222.300.333.6333110.333.111.111.2940.0030.000.000.000.0050.00
1971SpokanePCLAAA-2414456489172311415105000000000.305.305.489.79427660564.286.184.184.3550.000.000.002.6637.6034.88
1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan17of2422010001000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.4560.000.000.000.000.000.00
1972AlbuquerquePCLAAA-25147605125186335271071004811900000.307.358.512.87031065653.346.205.301.3957.3518.222.484.1322.4134.95
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan171b-of2511474124016101700001.255.271.404.67519548.282.149.191.3062.0814.587.002.0847.0041.67
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan17of269619526518051833113513028.262.304.379.6837413210.297.117.174.3085.2416.673.182.3839.0025.49
1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan17of278517523428612413103211213.240.282.371.6536515189.285.131.177.2945.2916.933.200.53175.0035.71
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan17of28621451428801543112901013.193.250.269.519399157.235.076.159.2427.0118.472.640.64145.0032.14
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl12of29111324399410443623195732228.290.333.383.71612418350.340.093.148.3295.4316.293.001.1481.0019.15
1977Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl121b30721552037803151064600321.239.262.348.6105411164.312.109.155.2643.6628.057.671.8351.6729.73
1978San Jose MissionsPCLAAAsea-of311657716123172271410100.281.364.526.89030666.317.245.368.39410.6121.212.004.5519.0037.50
1978Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl121b3159230000000100000.333.333.333.666309.375.000.000.3040.0011.110.000.000.000.00
1978Seattle MarinersALMLBsea14of3170251327520343022153900206.299.336.450.78611327268.338.151.211.3525.6014.552.601.4962.7536.00
1978Totals for MLB-MLB         75260347820343022154000206.300.336.446.78211627277.339.146.204.3515.4214.442.671.4465.0034.62
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea14of32103310388923464264286253316.287.353.445.79813833349.339.158.255.3558.0217.772.211.7251.6737.08
1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea14of-1b33126418441141911559321767132113.273.301.431.73218035441.293.158.201.3263.8515.193.943.4027.8730.70
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea14of3410440550132282146613103550417310.326.379.509.88820644452.339.183.277.3977.7411.061.433.1028.9333.33
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha441b3510438249119274115533245391636.312.361.490.85118742422.333.178.241.3735.6912.562.212.6134.7335.29
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha441b-of361154206512932396361255834449.307.347.462.80919444456.336.155.226.3565.4812.722.321.9746.6734.11
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha441b-of37111363359321242960256941445.256.308.358.66613027397.303.102.187.2986.3017.382.761.0190.7529.03
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha44of-dh3846122143020092082210203.246.293.262.555322133.294.016.098.2576.0216.542.750.000.006.67
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn44of38461161433311111061411012.284.325.353.678415124.317.069.129.3044.8411.292.330.81116.0015.15
1985Totals for MLB-MLB         9223828635112030143621215.265.309.307.616737257.305.042.113.2795.4514.012.570.39238.0011.11
1986Texas RangersALMLBtex44of-1b39882131761704221334130105.286.305.376.6818011220.337.090.094.3041.3618.6413.671.8253.2518.03
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex44of-1b402760617303120111911103.283.302.483.78529664.359.200.200.3351.5629.6919.004.6920.0035.29
MLB Totals - 18 Season(s)Filter139241214941162232308650355382457043822392592.282.325.415.74017123484465.319.133.197.0005.4915.772.871.9347.9229.95
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter611235140973812840824161225513310100.314.330.507.83711922502408.307.193.221.0002.285.522.423.4128.6733.88
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter453177530955310133623301225513310100.312.332.510.8429061961832.311.198.235.0003.007.262.423.3828.6335.44
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter129475751462141563000000000.307.307.463.77022040475.285.156.156.0000.000.000.003.1631.6727.40
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter29101253963523000000000.386.386.6531.0396614101.354.267.267.0000.000.000.004.9520.2035.90
Seattle Mariners Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter403138416441090103919724189521810714535.296.343.460.8036371391510.325.164.237.0006.2914.442.292.5835.4933.90
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter37612871633718292415617482202176161123.288.335.422.7575431151408.322.134.207.0005.8214.352.461.7053.6331.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter264573691362968549933106352415.237.282.351.63320143616.278.114.171.0005.3617.213.211.3071.6331.62
Atlanta Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter18848861134184751332510432549.275.311.371.68218129523.332.096.148.0004.7819.894.161.3469.7121.64
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11527323781007341446041208.286.304.399.70310917284.341.113.117.0001.4121.1315.002.4639.0021.79
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter461161433311111061411012.284.325.353.678415124.317.069.129.0004.8411.292.330.81116.0015.15
Average MLB - Per 162 games162480571352731059642982435311.282.325.415.74019941520.319.133.197.0005.4915.772.871.9347.9229.95
Average Minor - Per 162 games16262310819634112211031153500000.314.330.507.83731666638.307.193.221.0002.285.522.423.4128.6733.88

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23OF3--1---111.0000.33------837.51.9
1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24OF1--1---111.0001.00------250.00.6
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan251B6-52443144847.9797.830.90-----1154.53.9
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25OF6-4892--11111.0001.830.23-----1154.53.9
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26OF78-4279222-9694.9791.210.22-----9681.348.4
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan261B3-21251-326261.0008.671.24-----963.11.9
1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27OF77--831518984.9441.09------8590.647.5
1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan271B1--2---221.0002.00------851.20.6
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28OF54--69-2-7169.9721.28------6287.133.3
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl29OF84--11532-120118.9831.40------11175.751.9
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl291B12--1016-81071071.0008.92------11110.87.4
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl293B1---11-21.5001.00------1110.90.6
1977Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl301B32--23616420256252.9847.88------7244.419.8
1977Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30OF9--12-1-1312.9231.33------7212.55.6
1977Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl303B1---------------721.40.6
1978San Jose Missions PCLAAAsea31OF15--3211-3433.9712.20------1693.810.7
1978Seattle MarinersALMLBsea31OF54--9532-10098.9801.81------7077.133.8
1978Seattle MarinersALMLBsea31DH12---------------7017.17.5
1978Seattle MarinersALMLBsea311B3--202-122221.0007.33------704.31.9
1978Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl311B2--21--121211.00010.50------540.01.2
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea32OF75--1372--1391391.0001.85------10372.846.3
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea321B15--10010112111110.9917.33------10314.69.3
1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea33OF60--1053-11081081.0001.80------12647.637.0
1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea331B36--25519524279274.9827.61------12628.622.2
1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea33DH23---------------12618.314.2
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34OF103--2531071270263.9742.55------10499.094.5
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha351B102--83366685905899.9938.81------10498.163.0
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35OF6--2---221.0000.33------1045.83.7
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha361B67--55536-425915911.0008.82------11558.341.4
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36OF55--7421-7776.9871.38------11547.834.0
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36DH2---------------1151.71.2
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha371B67--53223450559555.9938.28------11160.441.4
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37OF41--6422-6866.9711.61------11136.925.3
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn38OF29--35---35351.0001.21------4663.017.9
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38OF23--3111-3332.9701.39------4650.014.2
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38DH12---------------4626.17.4
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn381B8--413-344441.0005.50------4617.44.9
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha381B6--455-350501.0008.33------4613.03.7
1986Texas RangersALMLBtex39OF25--263113029.9671.16------8828.415.4
1986Texas RangersALMLBtex391B23--14114-131551551.0006.74------8826.114.2
1986Texas RangersALMLBtex393B21--1127324138.9271.81------8823.913.0
1986Texas RangersALMLBtex39DH9---------------8810.25.6
1986Texas RangersALMLBtex39SS1---1--111.0001.00------881.10.6
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex401B12--637-970701.0005.83------2744.47.4
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex40OF12--19-1-2019.9501.58------2744.47.4
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex40DH3---------------2711.11.9
MLB Totals for OF - 18 season(s)-   OF795-47512233427412841257.9791.582.65-----7950.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 14 season(s)-   1B395-7330142112127832463225.9948.1644.18-----3950.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH61---------------610.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B23--1128424339.9071.70------230.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF15--3211-3433.9712.20------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23---------3-
1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24---------1-
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25--6------6-
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26--3------78-
1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27--1------77-
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28---------54-
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl29--12--1---84-
1977Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30--32--1---9-
1978San Jose Missions PCLAAAsea31---------15-
1978Seattle MarinersALMLBsea31--3------5412
1978Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31--2--------
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea32--15------75-
1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea33--36------6023
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34---------103-
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35--102------6-
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36--67------552
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37--67------41-
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn38--8------29-
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38--6------2312
1986Texas RangersALMLBtex39--23-121---259
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex40--12------123

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB27110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1974Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2732111000000000000.500.5001.0001.500212.500.500.5000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1983Chicago White SoxChamp. SeriesMLB36416140001001200000.250.294.250.5444017.286.000.0635.8811.762.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs517150001001200000.294.333.294.6275018.333.000.0595.5611.112.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs32111000000000000.500.5001.0001.500212.500.500.5000.000.000.000.000.00100.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha41Broadcaster1617190.44132.55Jim Fregosi
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha42Broadcaster1616992.42929.57Jeff Torborg
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha43Broadcaster1629468.5809.02Jeff Torborg
1991Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha44Broadcaster1628775.5378.02Jeff Torborg
1992Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha45Broadcaster1628676.53110.03Gene Lamont
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha46Broadcaster1629468.580--1Gene LamontLost ALCS (Blue Jays)
1994Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha47Broadcaster1136746.593--1Gene Lamont
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha48Broadcaster1446876.47232.03Gene Lamont,Terry Bevington
1996Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha49Broadcaster1628577.52514.52Terry Bevington
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha50Broadcaster1618081.4976.02Terry Bevington
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha51Broadcaster1628082.4949.02Jerry Manuel
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha52Broadcaster1617586.46621.52Jerry Manuel
2001Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl54Broadcaster1628874.543--1Bobby CoxLost in 1st Round (Diamondbacks)
2002Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl55Broadcaster16010159.631--1Bobby CoxLost in 1st Round (Giants)
2003Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl56Broadcaster16210161.623--1Bobby CoxLost in 1st Round (Cubs)
2004Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl57Broadcaster1629666.593--1Bobby CoxLost in 1st Round (Astros)
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl58Broadcaster1629072.556--1Bobby CoxLost NLDS (Astros)
2006Washington NationalsNLMLBMLBwas59Broadcaster1627191.43826.05Frank Robinson
* 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

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1981American League Player of the Week (August 10-August 16)1
1984American League Player of the Week (May 7-May 13)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-11-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-12-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1985-11-13Released by Mets. 
1985-07-16TradeTraded by White Sox to Mets for Dave Cochrane. 
1981-12-11TradeTraded by Mariners to White Sox for Rod Allen, Jim Essian and Todd Cruz. 
1979-01-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1978-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1978-05-31ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1978-05-23Released by Braves. 
1978-04-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1978-03-30Released by Braves. 
1975-11-17TradeTraded by Dodgers with Jerry Royster, Lee Lacy and Jimmy Wynn to Braves for Ed Goodson and Dusty Baker. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
1985New York MetsTeam Payroll38333,333-3121049370,78060,000333,333
1985Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll38333,333-3121149370,78060,000333,333
1986Texas RangersTeam Payroll39201,500-4061143386,34760,000534,833
1987Texas RangersTeam Payroll4060,000-59530-344,90660,000594,833
* 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