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Mark ParentTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1998 MLB Years: 1986-1998
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PositionsC-1343, 1B-66, OF-1, DH-1, 3B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMark Alan Parent
Height6-5Weight245BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 16,1961 [57.088]PlaceAshland,Oregon
High SchoolAnderson Union (Anderson,CA)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 4th round (92nd overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 20,1986 [25.004]
OrganizationsSDN [12] BAL [3] CHN [2] PHI [2] DET [1] NYN [1] PIT [1] TEX [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID16330Retrosheet IDparem001MLBAM ID120218
RelationshipsFather of Nick Parent
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed24Power64Contact44XBH65RBIs64Runs36Hitting41Durability46Team.480Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Walla Walla PadresNwstA-sdn-c1740126824401110083103200.190.235.246.481315139.240.056.119.2225.7622.303.880.72126.0020.83
1980Grays Harbor LoggersNwstA-nyn-c1866239295511273210173002600.230.275.381.6569120264.231.151.226.2926.4411.361.762.6534.1436.36
1980Reno Silver SoxCalifA+sdn-c183099820300120041613200.202.236.232.468233109.235.030.071.2163.6714.684.000.000.0015.00
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         96338377514274410214615800.222.264.337.60111423373.232.115.180.2705.6312.332.191.8848.2930.67
1981Salem RedbirdsCaroA+sdn-c1912343844103163647106379114120.235.296.326.62214325481.284.091.185.2887.6918.922.461.2573.0024.27
1982Salem RedbirdsCaroA+sdn-c2099360398115264121325801300.225.286.328.61411823396.251.103.194.2808.0814.651.811.5260.0028.40
1982Amarillo Gold SoxTexAAsdn-c20268912173111320111310010.191.287.281.568255101.213.090.236.26310.8912.871.180.9989.0029.41
1982Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         125449519818375441437111310.218.286.318.60414328497.243.100.203.2768.6514.291.651.4164.1428.57
1983Beaumont Golden GatorsTexAAsdn-c2181282387122173311333511220.252.330.411.74111630319.264.159.277.33110.3410.971.062.1940.2942.25
1984Beaumont Golden GatorsTexAAsdn-c221113805210924376014383914750.287.347.421.76816034430.299.134.226.3408.849.071.031.6354.2931.19
1985Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-c23105361368723374513295801120.241.297.380.67713733392.269.139.213.3007.4014.802.001.7951.5737.93
1986Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-c2486267297710454003232501420.288.340.412.75211019295.299.124.199.3327.808.471.091.6953.4024.68
1986San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27c24814120000001300001.143.200.143.3432015.182.000.071.1676.6720.003.000.000.000.00
1987Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-c251053875011323244321385311230.292.355.393.74815229429.328.101.202.3318.8612.351.390.9396.7525.66
1987San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27c251225020002000900000.080.080.080.1602025.125.000.000.0720.0036.000.000.000.000.00
1988San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27c2641118923306150062300101.195.232.373.605449125.189.178.229.2704.8018.403.834.8019.6739.13
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27c27521411227407211083401425.191.229.369.5985211154.192.178.241.2605.1922.084.254.5520.1440.74
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27c2865189134211031610162903032.222.283.328.6116214208.248.106.196.2747.6913.941.811.4463.0033.33
1991Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-c2958020001000100100.250.222.250.472209.250.000.000.2020.0011.110.000.000.000.00
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex10c2931000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1992Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-c30101356521022401769433564003114.287.348.497.84517741394.306.210.312.3778.8816.241.834.3120.9440.20
1992Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27c301734481024003712000.235.316.441.75715340.240.206.294.3447.5017.502.335.0017.0037.50
1993Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-c31923324782150145601407100100.247.327.419.74613929373.274.172.289.33410.7219.031.783.7523.7135.37
1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal6c312254714204120031403101.259.293.519.81228661.270.260.315.3484.9222.954.676.5613.5042.86
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn8c3244998264031601132411215.263.348.394.742397116.311.131.253.32811.2120.691.852.5933.0026.92
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit14c3369233255490153300236201025.232.301.464.76510824257.250.232.330.3308.9524.122.705.8415.5344.44
1995Chicago CubsNLMLBchn8c331232582035003700001.250.314.594.90819535.227.344.438.3838.5720.002.338.5710.6762.50
1995Totals for NL-NL         812653062110183800266901026.234.302.479.78112729292.247.245.343.3368.9023.632.656.1614.7246.77
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet8c34381041325607170032700102.240.259.500.7595213108.254.260.288.3182.7825.009.006.4814.8652.00
1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24c3418334610260021001001.182.229.394.62313336.190.212.273.2675.5627.785.005.5616.5050.00
1996Totals for AL-AL         561371731709230053701103.226.252.474.7266516144.239.248.285.3053.4725.697.406.2515.2251.61
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi8c353911341730080173900103.150.198.177.375203121.227.027.080.1775.7932.235.570.000.0017.65
1998Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi8c36341137254011311103000301.221.278.283.561325126.282.062.150.2557.9423.813.000.79113.0020.00
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter474130311227950053168339831921213828.214.268.375.6434881031428.239.161.236.0006.8622.343.263.7124.5836.92
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1070372444494319321825032423345585621351814.253.315.382.69714242964131.278.129.222.0008.3514.161.701.9845.4131.39
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter4941711214463959472547111652721312814.271.333.419.7527171511892.296.148.243.0008.7214.381.652.4836.4032.61
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2187511021974951510645828735980.262.334.401.73530169850.277.139.246.0009.6510.241.061.7650.0735.03
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter25289791204345121001277316528620.227.285.317.60228451986.264.090.176.0007.4016.732.261.2274.7525.00
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter106365377915284310256105800.216.261.334.59512225403.234.118.189.0006.2015.142.441.9945.6331.65
San Diego Padres Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1784873596180165420319804559.197.243.333.57616234527.212.136.203.0005.8818.603.163.0430.4435.42
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter69233255490153300236201025.232.301.464.76510824257.250.232.330.0008.9524.122.705.8415.5344.44
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7322611427012112176900404.186.239.230.469528247.256.044.115.0006.8827.944.060.40226.0019.05
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5613113346062101163111216.260.340.443.7835812151.292.183.298.00010.6020.531.943.9721.8335.29
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter571211528408220083116102.231.282.463.7455612137.241.232.298.0005.8422.633.885.8415.1342.86
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter381041325607170032700102.240.259.500.7595213108.254.260.288.0002.7825.009.006.4814.8652.00
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter31000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162445389517018571133109144310.214.268.375.64316735488.239.161.236.0006.8622.343.263.7124.5836.92
Average Minor - Per 162 games16256467143293127643528913532.253.315.382.69721645625.278.129.222.0008.3514.161.701.9845.4131.39

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Walla Walla Padres NwstA-sdn17C38--2283463268262.9786.89-----154095.054.3
1979Walla Walla Padres NwstA-sdn17OF1--1---111.0001.00------402.51.4
1980Grays Harbor Loggers NwstA-nyn18C45--2672963302296.9806.58-----146668.265.2
1980Grays Harbor Loggers NwstA-nyn181B16--1149312126123.9767.69------6624.223.2
1980Reno Silver Sox CalifA+sdn18C29--1282322153151.9875.21------3096.720.6
1981Salem Redbirds CaroA+sdn19C119--694872816809781.9656.56-----1612396.785.0
1982Salem Redbirds CaroA+sdn20C87--47064128546534.9786.14-----129987.962.1
1982Salem Redbirds CaroA+sdn201B1--5--1551.0005.00------991.00.7
1982Amarillo Gold Sox TexAAsdn20C20--100621108106.9815.30-----32676.914.8
1983Beaumont Golden Gators TexAAsdn21C79--46471103545535.9826.77-----118197.558.1
1984Beaumont Golden Gators TexAAsdn22C85--4954856548543.9916.39-----1411176.662.5
1984Beaumont Golden Gators TexAAsdn221B25--17920218201199.9907.96------11122.518.4
1985Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn23C84--5385165595589.9907.01------10580.058.3
1985Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn231B8--483-351511.0006.38------1057.65.6
1986Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn24C51--2753122308306.9946.00-----88659.335.9
1986Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn241B11--699338178.9637.09------8612.87.7
1986San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24C3--16-2-1816.8895.33-6-100.0-837.51.9
1987Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn25C98--5255478586579.9885.91-----1210593.369.0
1987Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn251B3--302113332.97010.67------1052.92.1
1987Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn253B1--12--331.0003.00------1051.00.7
1987San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25C10--363--39391.0003.90-3-100.0-1283.36.2
1988San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26C36--2031533221218.9866.06-171063.024187.822.4
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27C41--24117-22582581.0006.29-201262.5-5278.825.3
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn271B1--5---551.0005.00------521.90.6
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28C60--3243136358355.9925.92-521874.316592.337.0
1991Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex29C4--4---441.0001.00------580.02.8
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex29C3--5---551.0001.67------3100.01.9
1992Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal30C91--5884948641637.9947.00------10190.163.2
1992Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30C16--737118180.9885.00-7463.611794.19.9
1993Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal31C86--54963311615612.9957.12-----119293.561.0
1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31C21--8351-8988.9894.19-7187.512295.513.0
1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31DH1---------------224.50.6
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32C37--1842153210205.9765.54-241660.014484.132.7
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33C67--3643941407403.9906.01-503161.776997.146.5
1995Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33C10--665--71711.0007.10-4450.021283.36.9
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet34C33--1581414173172.9945.21-151157.7-3886.820.4
1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34C18--733117776.9874.22-4266.7218100.011.1
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet341B1--1---111.0001.00------382.60.6
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35C38--2252112247246.9966.47-291664.433997.423.5
1998Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi36C34--2111535229226.9876.65-17868.0534100.021.0
MLB Totals for C - 13 season(s)-   C427--2262196252824832458.9905.76-25513365.7254270.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B2--6---661.0003.00------20.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C414--2479248223427492727.9926.59-----314140.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B22--1471447165161.9767.32------220.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1--12--331.0003.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C184--1059125171012011184.9866.43-----281840.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B25--17920218201199.9907.96------250.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C235--1292174422615081466.9726.24-----282350.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--5--1551.0005.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C83--49563126570558.9796.72-----29830.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B16--1149312126123.9767.69------160.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Walla Walla Padres NwstA-sdn17-38-------1-
1980Grays Harbor Loggers NwstA-nyn18-4516--------
1980Reno Silver Sox CalifA+sdn18-29---------
1981Salem Redbirds CaroA+sdn19-119---------
1982Salem Redbirds CaroA+sdn20-871--------
1982Amarillo Gold Sox TexAAsdn20-20---------
1983Beaumont Golden Gators TexAAsdn21-79---------
1984Beaumont Golden Gators TexAAsdn22-8525--------
1985Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn23-848--------
1986Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn24-5111--------
1986San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24-3---------
1987Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn25-983--1-----
1987San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25-10---------
1988San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26-36---------
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27-411--------
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28-60---------
1991Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex29-4---------
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex29-3---------
1992Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal30-91---------
1992Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30-16---------
1993Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal31-86---------
1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31-21--------1
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32-37---------
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33-67---------
1995Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33-10---------
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet34-331--------
1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34-18---------
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35-38---------
1998Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi36-34---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1996Baltimore OriolesDiv SeriesMLB3445010000000200000.200.200.200.400105.333.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
1996Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB3426010000000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs45010000000200000.200.200.200.400105.333.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs26010000000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2000Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+Minorsea38Manager1408951.636--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
2005Chico OutlawsGoldIndIndy-43Manager904941.5443.02 Lost in playoffs (San Diego)
2006Chico OutlawsGoldIndIndy-44Manager804634.5751.02 
2007Chico OutlawsGoldIndIndy-45Manager764432.5794.02 League Champions
2010Lakewood BlueClawsSALAMinorphi48Manager1398455.604--1 League Champions
2011Reading PhilliesEastAAMinorphi49Manager1427468.5213.02 Lost in Semi-Finals
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha50Bench Coach1628577.5253.02Robin Ventura
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha51Bench Coach1626399.38930.05Robin Ventura
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha52Bench Coach1627389.45117.04Robin Ventura
2015Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha53Bench Coach1627686.46919.04Robin Ventura
2016Arkansas TravelersTexAAMinorana54Manager1406773.4798.03 
* 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 [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2000California League Manager of the Year1
2010Lo A Manager of the Year ... South Atlantic League Manager of the Year2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1998-10-23Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-12-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1996-11-18Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-08-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1996-08-21Released by Tigers. 
1995-12-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1995-10-31Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-08-31Sent to Cubs by Pirates for future considerations. 
1994-10-11Claimed on waivers by Pirates from Cubs. 
1993-12-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1993-12-02Released by Orioles. 
1992-02-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1991-10-08Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-12-12TradeTraded by Padres to Rangers for Scott Coolbaugh. 
* 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
1986San Diego PadresTeam Payroll2460,000-61433-386,34760,00060,000
1987San Diego PadresTeam Payroll2560,000-59537-344,90660,000120,000
1988San Diego PadresTeam Payroll2665,000-5902516392,10762,500185,000
1989San Diego PadresTeam Payroll27100,000-4992338429,80262,500285,000
1990San Diego PadresTeam Payroll28190,000-4692133515,727100,000475,000
1991Texas RangersTeam Payroll29280,000-4091441742,231100,000755,000
1992Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll30180,000-5092137962,245109,000935,000
1993Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll31215,000-5092244968,431109,0001,150,000
1994Chicago CubsTeam Payroll32260,000-4651749957,101109,0001,410,000
1995Chicago CubsTeam Payroll33330,000-3961757999,520109,0001,740,000
1995Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll33330,000-3961257999,520109,0001,740,000
1996Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll34500,000-3312063957,870109,0002,240,000
1996Detroit TigersTeam Payroll34500,000-331963957,870109,0002,240,000
1997Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll35400,000-41513541,182,177150,0002,640,000
1998Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll36400,000-46414491,276,192170,0003,040,000
* 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