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Don RobinsonHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1975-1992 MLB Years: 1978-1992
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-585, OF-1Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDon Allen Robinson
Height6-4Weight231BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 8,1957 [60.256]PlaceAshland,Kentucky
High SchoolCeredo-Kenova (Kenova,WV)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros in the 17th round (430th overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 3rd round (68th overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 10,1978 [20.306]
OrganizationsPIT [13] SFN [5] HOU [2] CAL [1] NYN [1] PHI [1] Awards4Awards Voting2-4
TBC Player ID17236Retrosheet IDrobid001MLBAM ID121308
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts63Walks53Hittable50SO/BB65vsPower50Hitting68Durability62Team.494Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1975nullRk--ST18232.4510100210066.0512318031700001.246.95--4.239.552.26.400-
1976nullA--ST191293.242524111100172.014679620641320001.227.64--3.356.912.06.571-
1977Shreveport MetsTexAAnyn-ST20764.06181805000113.011358513411034101.369.000.243.278.202.51.538-
1977Columbus ClippersILAAApit-ST20100.0011000005.07000130001.6012.60--1.805.403.001.000-
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0863.89191905000118.012058513421064101.379.150.233.208.082.52.5712.34
1978Gulf Coast AstrosGCLRkhou-Rel21244.7014014000223.0191312018141001.617.43--7.045.480.78.333-
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43ST211463.47353239111228.0203988820571359431.148.000.792.255.322.37.7003.33
1979Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-Rel22354.2544044000353.0673125133486001.8911.380.175.608.151.45.375-
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43ST22883.87292544010160.217174691252966141.399.580.672.915.381.85.5003.55
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43S/R237103.99292453211160.0157747114451037251.268.810.792.535.782.29.4123.54
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43Rel24035.8716214004238.0472725423173001.8311.030.945.403.990.74.0004.87
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43ST2515134.28383086030227.02131231082610316517031.398.441.034.086.541.60.5364.15
1983Lynn SailorsEastAApit-ST26018.1022000006.29662250001.6512.152.702.706.752.50.000-
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43S/R26224.46963002036.0432118521282001.7610.651.245.206.941.33.5004.74
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43R/CL27563.0251150002810122.09945416491105001.217.300.443.618.112.24.4552.81
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43Rel285113.87446380022395.0954941642652021.448.970.573.976.141.55.3133.52
1986Prince William PiratesCaroA+pit-ST29110.71330100012.2137101131001.119.24--0.719.2413.00.500-
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43R/CL29343.385005000411469.0612726527534121.277.920.653.506.881.96.4293.43
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43R/CL30663.864204200371265.0662928622536101.359.090.833.037.302.41.5003.45
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn48,40Rel30512.74250250017742.2391313118261001.348.230.213.805.481.44.8333.22
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn40S/R311052.4551193232196176.2152634811491224231.147.740.562.506.222.49.6673.08
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31ST3212113.43343225120197.018480752237964421.128.411.011.694.392.59.5223.83
1990San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn-ST33103.8622000007.06331180001.007.711.291.2910.298.001.000-
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31ST331074.57262514000157.217384801841782011.369.881.032.344.451.90.5884.10
1991San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31S/R34594.383416180071121.012364591250781011.439.120.893.715.791.56.3574.12
1992California AngelsALMLBcal40ST35102.20330000016.019441391001.3510.470.551.654.963.001.0003.03
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35ST35146.18880000043.249323064170001.2110.101.240.823.504.25.2004.07
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1091063.79524229295346185571953.0189490782417564312517415261.308.700.802.965.751.95.5070.91
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter29293.50119605919205457.0431220178719239612101.368.460.143.777.782.06.500-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.0011000005.07000130001.6012.60--1.805.403.001.000-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter774.29202005000119.212264575431084101.389.180.383.238.122.51.500-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter563.5949544100372.2864129235697001.6710.650.254.338.551.97.455-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1293.242524111100172.014679620641320001.227.64--3.356.912.06.571-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter473.03241014210289.0703630049841001.347.08--4.968.491.71.364-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter65693.85343126217223140431200.01155567515104441825619191.338.640.783.306.171.87.485-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter42333.5617092781234514693.06713042756419540012671.258.690.832.525.182.05.560-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter146.18880000043.249323064170001.2110.101.240.823.504.25.200-
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter102.20330000016.019441391001.3510.470.551.654.963.001.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12123.7959263341216220.02131029320721418231.308.700.802.965.751.95.5000.91
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14143.505729289102220.0207106853921906001.368.460.143.777.782.06.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Shreveport MetsTexAAnyn-2021373710110001000000.189.189.297.48611237.231.108.108.2130.0027.030.002.7037.0028.57
1977Columbus ClippersILAAApit-2012000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         22393710110001000000.179.179.282.46111239.214.103.103.2020.0025.640.002.5639.0028.57
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43p21358522020030002204000.235.235.259.49422289.317.024.024.2240.0024.720.000.000.0010.00
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43p2229494100003003904000.204.250.204.45410056.250.000.061.2155.3616.073.000.000.000.00
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43p23305741940180101200000.333.333.456.78926557.409.123.105.3520.0021.050.001.7557.0026.32
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43p241712130001001400000.250.308.250.5583013.375.000.083.2667.6930.774.000.000.000.00
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43p2543851024502160032212102.282.311.412.72335792.355.130.165.3223.2623.917.332.1742.5029.17
1983Lynn SailorsEastAApit-26511041000000100000.364.364.455.8195111.400.091.091.3650.009.090.000.000.0025.00
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43p261013120013000400000.154.154.385.5395113.125.231.231.2330.0030.770.007.6913.0050.00
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43p275331690015004900010.290.371.387.75812135.381.097.226.33911.4325.712.252.8631.0011.11
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43p2844212520140001110000.238.273.476.74910322.444.238.238.3280.0050.000.004.5521.0060.00
1986Prince William PiratesCaroA+pit-p2935011000000000000.200.200.400.600215.200.200.200.2560.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43p29506141001000100000.667.667.8331.500516.800.166.167.6650.0016.670.000.000.0025.00
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43p30447010001001200000.143.250.143.393108.200.000.143.20012.5025.002.000.000.000.00
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn48,40p302511231011000200000.273.273.636.9097211.250.363.364.3790.0018.180.009.0911.0066.67
1987Totals for NL-NL         6918241012001400000.222.263.444.7078219.231.222.278.3035.2621.054.005.2618.0050.00
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn40p3152522920140021202001.173.204.269.47314356.205.096.135.2153.5721.436.001.7952.0033.33
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31p32408171510370012300000.185.195.309.50425482.218.124.136.2261.2228.0523.003.6627.0026.67
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31p3331634910270001703002.143.143.254.39716366.159.111.111.1750.0025.760.003.0331.5033.33
1991San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31p3435401610040011300000.150.171.175.3467141.222.025.050.1602.4431.7113.000.000.0016.67
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35p351018073001000500001.389.389.556.94510318.538.167.167.4210.0027.780.000.000.0042.86
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter5486314714623013690116168215116.231.252.330.58220836665.295.099.122.0002.4125.2610.501.9548.5424.66
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter305531230110001100000.218.218.327.54518455.256.109.109.0000.0020.000.001.8255.0033.33
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter264831120110001100000.229.229.333.56216348.278.104.104.0000.0022.920.002.0848.0027.27
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter35011000000000000.200.200.400.600215.200.200.200.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter3553663197140645011296210112.265.291.352.64312920391.343.087.117.0003.0724.558.001.5361.0020.62
San Francisco Giants Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1832471642607230046705003.170.183.279.4626913256.202.109.126.0001.5626.1716.752.7335.2930.95
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1018073001000500001.389.389.556.94510318.538.167.167.0000.0027.780.000.000.0042.86
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621871443704200055014002.231.252.330.5826111197.295.099.122.0002.4125.2610.501.9548.5424.66
Average Minor - Per 162 games1622971665160550005900000.218.218.327.5459722297.256.109.109.0000.0020.000.001.8255.0033.33

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou21P14--251287.8750.50------14100.025.9
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit21P35-2281032114342.9771.200.18-----35100.021.7
1979Daytona Astros FSLA+hou22P44--59--14141.0000.32------44100.032.4
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22P29-160710211917.8950.590.11-----29100.017.9
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23P29-1601323223836.9471.240.23-----3096.717.9
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24P16-3878-115151.0000.940.39-----1794.115.7
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25P38-22714254-4339.9071.030.17-----4388.423.5
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26P9-3616-1771.0000.780.19-----1090.05.6
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27OF1--2---221.0002.00------531.90.6
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27P51-122818--26261.0000.510.21-----5396.231.5
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28P44-95711-218181.0000.410.19-----44100.027.3
1986Prince William Pirates CaroA+pit29P3--32--551.0001.67------3100.02.2
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29P50-6969--15151.0000.300.22-----50100.030.9
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30P25-4243--771.0000.280.17-----25100.015.4
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30P42-6549--13131.0000.310.20-----4495.525.9
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31P51-1761219313431.9120.610.18-----5298.131.5
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32P34-197612-118181.0000.530.09-----4085.021.0
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33P26-157418--22221.0000.850.14-----3183.916.0
1991San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn34P34-121716--23231.0000.680.19-----3597.121.0
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35P8-4323--551.0000.630.12-----1080.04.9
1992California AngelsALMLBcal35P3-16-------------3100.01.9
MLB Totals for P - 15 season(s)-   P524-19521122221210346334.9650.640.17-----5240.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P47--811--19191.0000.40------470.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P14--251287.8750.50------140.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou2114----------
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2135----------
1979Daytona Astros FSLA+hou2244----------
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2229----------
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2329----------
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2416----------
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2538----------
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit269----------
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2751--------1-
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2844----------
1986Prince William Pirates CaroA+pit293----------
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2950----------
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3025----------
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3042----------
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3151----------
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3234----------
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3326----------
1991San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3434----------
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi358----------
1992California AngelsALMLBcal353----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1979Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB22100.002012.0001300.500.000.004.5013.503.000.001.000
1979Pittsburgh PiratesWorld SeriesMLB22105.404005.0436302.007.200.0010.805.400.500.001.000
1987San Francisco GiantsChamp. SeriesMLB30019.003003.0330301.009.000.000.009.0000.00.000
1989San Francisco GiantsChamp. SeriesMLB32100.001001.2300002.5016.200.000.000.0000.001.000
1989San Francisco GiantsWorld SeriesMLB320121.601001.2441004.1721.600.005.400.000.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs214.0560600016.7603016001.058.100.001.358.106.000.00.667
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs119.4550500006.7807073002.2510.800.009.454.050.430.00.500

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2004Florence FreedomFrontierIndIndy-47Third Base Coach963165.32331.00Tom Browning-
2015State College of Florida, Manatee-SarasotaNCAANCAACollege-58Pitching Coach24159.625--0Tim Hill
* 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 [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1978National League Player of the Week (April 24-April 30)1
1982NL Silver Slugger Award (P)1
1989NL Silver Slugger Award (P)1
1990NL Silver Slugger Award (P)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1992-07-16Released by Phillies. 
1992-05-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1992-05-14Released by Angels. 
1992-01-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1991-10-31Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-07-31TradeTraded by Pirates to Giants for Mackey Sasser and Cash. 
* 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
1985Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll28520,000-2071366++370,78060,000520,000
1986Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll29670,000-168777++386,34760,0001,190,000
1987Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll30795,000-109385++344,90660,0001,985,000
1987San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll30795,000-109385++344,90660,0001,985,000
1988San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll31900,000-89487++392,10762,5002,885,000
1989San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll32900,000-129884++429,80262,5003,785,000
1990San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll33950,000-157978++515,727100,0004,735,000
1991San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll342,450,000-59592++742,231100,0007,185,000
1992California AngelsTeam Payroll35900,000-2771466962,245109,0008,085,000
1992Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll35900,000-2771066962,245109,0008,085,000
* 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