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Juan SamuelTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1998 MLB Years: 1983-1998
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Rated Prospect
World Series Champion

Positions2B-1635, OF-231, DH-83, 1B-73, RF-19, LF-16, 3B-14, CF-5Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJuan Milton Samuel
Height5-11Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 9,1960 [57.134]PlaceSan Pedro de Macoris,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1980 by the Philadelphia Phillies.
Signing ScoutsFrancisco Acevedo
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-PHI-#2 ... 1984-PHI-#1
MLB DebutAugust 24,1983 [22.258]
OrganizationsPHI [10] LAN [3] TOR [3] DET [2] KCA [2] CIN [1] NYN [1] Awards3Awards Voting3-87
TBC Player ID17531Retrosheet IDsamuj001MLBAM ID121651
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed93Power77Contact24XBH73RBIs63Runs77Hitting63Durability73Team.507Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980Central Oregon PhilliesNwstA-phi-2b1969298668411217442610178700200.282.319.503.82215030317.342.221.332.3635.3627.445.125.3617.5335.71
1981Spartanburg PhilliesSALAphi-2b20135512881272281174531036132101720.248.306.387.69319841566.309.139.293.3156.3623.323.671.9446.5532.28
1982Peninsula PilotsCaroA+phi-2b211354941111582962894641731124150730.320.373.573.94628363547.372.253.411.4115.6722.674.005.1217.6439.87
1983Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-2b22471843643100113919285011200.234.267.467.7348621196.256.233.370.3214.0825.516.255.6116.7348.84
1983Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-2b226526159861481552336224640220.330.388.6171.00516137289.351.287.475.4347.6115.922.095.1917.4043.02
1983Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         112445951292482691528309651420.290.339.555.89424758485.315.265.431.3886.1919.793.205.3617.1244.96
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi162b221865141812253241610111.277.324.446.77029571.333.169.246.3355.6322.544.002.8232.5027.78
1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi82b231607011051913619156972152816870126.272.307.442.74931070737.339.170.291.3313.8022.806.002.0446.7336.65
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi82b241616631011753113197453193314162528.264.303.436.73928963709.307.172.273.3244.6519.894.272.6834.8936.00
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi82b25145591901573612167842142614281738.266.302.448.75026564633.320.182.274.3264.1122.435.462.5336.9440.76
1987Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi82b26160655113178371528100351560162506512.272.335.502.83732980726.318.230.353.3568.2622.312.703.8623.3944.94
1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi82b27157629681533291267331039151120568.243.298.380.67823953685.299.137.235.3025.6922.043.871.7552.4234.64
1989Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi8of2851199324931820113184510112.246.311.392.7037812219.279.146.276.3188.2220.552.503.6524.8824.49
1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn7of288633337761313283192475102115.228.299.300.59910017370.285.072.210.2796.4920.273.130.81111.0022.37
1989Totals for NL-NL         137532691251621148421242120112227.235.303.335.63817829589.283.100.235.2947.1320.372.861.8748.3623.20
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan102b2914349262119243135238205112655558.242.316.382.69818840558.296.140.280.3149.1422.582.472.3337.8533.61
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan102b3015359474161226125823849133310348.271.328.389.71723140659.330.118.226.3227.4420.182.711.8249.5024.84
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan102b3147122732310152272214230.262.303.303.606374136.314.041.098.2695.1516.183.140.000.0012.50
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca10,17of-2b3129102152953086172710012.284.336.392.728408110.387.108.225.3276.3624.553.860.000.0027.59
1992Totals for MLB-MLB         7622422618402383144924242.272.318.344.6627712246.345.072.156.2965.6919.923.500.000.0019.67
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin82b32103261316010442697235330232.230.298.345.6439018289.272.115.211.2877.9618.342.301.3865.2530.00
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet8of335913632429552152102630204.309.364.559.9237619151.346.250.346.3926.6217.222.603.3127.2045.24
1995Detroit TigersALMLBdet81b34761712848101103454243821003.281.376.526.9029021198.309.245.392.39312.1219.191.585.0517.1043.75
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27dh-of3415343600251051100010.176.282.353.63512239.190.177.353.27612.8228.212.205.1317.0033.33
1992Totals for AL-AL         912053154101123964294921013.263.360.498.85810223237.292.235.385.38512.2420.681.695.0617.0842.59
1996Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor11dh-1b356918834488382691156530102.255.319.457.7768619207.345.202.324.3377.2531.404.333.8623.5039.58
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor11dh-3b36459513275431553102821002.284.364.516.8804912108.375.232.358.3819.2625.932.802.7831.6744.44
1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor11dh-lf374350149201213871311000.180.293.280.57314359.222.100.340.27011.8622.031.861.6950.0033.33
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter17206081873157828710216170339614344014427427423881.259.315.420.73525525506664.313.161.274.0006.6021.643.282.4237.7734.85
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4511749360498862482303195451144393022070.285.336.502.8388781921915.333.217.368.0005.9522.923.854.2821.3338.55
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6526159861481552336224640220.330.388.6171.00516137289.351.287.475.0007.6115.922.095.1917.4043.02
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter471843643100113919285011200.234.267.467.7348621196.256.233.370.0004.0825.516.255.6116.7348.84
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1354941111582962894641731124150730.320.373.573.94628363547.372.253.411.0005.6722.674.005.1217.6439.87
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter135512881272281174531036132101720.248.306.387.69319841566.309.139.293.0006.3623.323.671.9446.5532.28
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter69298668411217442610178700200.282.319.503.82215030317.342.221.332.0005.3627.445.125.3617.5335.71
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter85235035239211767110041324978208825403262045.263.310.439.74915393473780.315.176.285.0005.5021.833.972.6535.0337.68
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter34312081433124910251256330107281919101216.258.321.377.698456841353.315.119.235.0007.9120.772.631.8548.3226.92
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8633337761313283192475102115.228.299.300.59910017370.285.072.210.0006.4920.273.130.81111.0022.37
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1573336184157124327123210662104.252.328.447.77514934374.333.195.336.0008.5628.343.313.2127.7540.48
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13530760901961555106346451207.293.371.541.91216640349.326.248.371.0009.7418.341.884.3020.4744.44
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103261316010442697235330232.230.298.345.6439018289.272.115.211.0007.9618.342.301.3865.2530.00
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4413618355321371123810022.257.322.382.7045210149.344.125.257.0008.0525.503.171.3468.0028.57
Average MLB - Per 162 games162573821492710156637134113673448.259.315.420.73524052628.313.161.274.0006.6021.643.282.4237.7734.85
Average Minor - Per 162 games16262812917931929109701641158111730.285.336.502.83831569688.333.217.368.0005.9522.923.854.2821.3338.55

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1980Central Oregon Phillies NwstA-phi192B66--1621883038380350.9215.30------6995.794.3
1981Spartanburg Phillies SALAphi202B133--2804095082739689.9325.18------13598.594.3
1982Peninsula Pilots CaroA+phi212B134--2444423582721686.9515.12------13599.397.8
1983Reading Phillies EastAAphi222B47--1211271434262248.9475.28------47100.033.6
1983Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi222B65--1101681536293278.9494.28------65100.045.8
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi222B18--44549910798.9165.44------18100.011.1
1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi232B160--3884383377859826.9625.16------160100.098.8
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi242B159--3894631588867852.9835.36------16198.898.1
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi252B143--2904402583755730.9675.10------14598.688.8
1987Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi262B160--3744341899826808.9785.05------160100.098.8
1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi272B152--3433851692744728.9784.79------15796.894.4
1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27OF3--81--991.0003.00------1571.91.9
1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi273B1---1--111.0001.00------1570.60.6
1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn28OF84--206433213210.9862.50------8697.751.9
1989Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28OF50--13321-136135.9932.70------5198.030.9
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan292B108--1942581347465452.9724.19------14375.566.7
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29OF31--7943-8683.9652.68------14321.719.1
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan302B152--3004421773759742.9784.88------15399.393.8
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan312B38--7577413156152.9744.00------4780.923.5
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31OF18--2623-3128.9031.56------2962.111.1
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca312B10--1927394946.9394.60------2934.56.2
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31OF1--1-1-21.5001.00------472.10.6
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin322B70--135164933308299.9714.27------10368.043.2
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin321B6--113--14141.0002.33------1035.83.7
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin323B4--24--661.0001.50------1033.92.5
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32OF3--311-54.8001.33------1032.91.9
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet33OF27--601--61611.0002.26------5945.823.5
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet33DH10---------------5916.98.7
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet332B8--1124133635.9724.38------5913.67.0
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet331B2--113-114141.0007.00------593.41.7
1995Detroit TigersALMLBdet341B37--27123526299294.9837.95------7648.725.7
1995Detroit TigersALMLBdet34DH16---------------7621.111.1
1995Detroit TigersALMLBdet34OF9--9-3-129.7501.00------7611.86.3
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34DH7---------------1546.74.9
1995Detroit TigersALMLBdet342B6--912132221.9553.50------767.94.2
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34OF5--3---331.0000.60------1533.33.5
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca341B1--8---881.0008.00------156.70.7
1996Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor35DH24---------------6934.814.8
1996Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor351B17--903279593.9795.47------6924.610.5
1996Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor35RF15--20---20201.0001.33------6921.79.3
1996Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor35LF8--5---551.0000.63------6911.64.9
1996Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor35CF5--2---221.0000.40------697.23.1
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor36DH15---------------4533.39.3
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor363B9--37-210101.0001.11------4520.05.6
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor361B7--211-422221.0003.14------4515.64.3
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor362B4--76-113131.0003.25------458.92.5
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor36RF2--3---331.0001.50------454.41.2
1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor37DH11---------------4325.66.8
1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor37LF8--14-2-1614.8751.75------4318.64.9
1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor371B3--2---221.0000.67------437.01.9
1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor372B2--24--661.0003.00------434.71.2
1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor37RF2--1---111.0000.50------434.71.2
MLB Totals for 2B - 14 season(s)-   2B1190--2580322816463059725808.9734.88------11900.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF231--52815153558543.9732.35------2310.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH83---------------830.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B73--41433738454447.9856.12------730.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF19--24---24241.0001.26------190.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF16--19-2-2119.9051.19------160.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B14--512-217171.0001.21------140.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF5--2---221.0000.40------50.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B65--1101681536293278.9494.28------650.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B47--1211271434262248.9475.28------470.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B134--2444423582721686.9515.12------1340.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B133--2804095082739689.9325.18------1330.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B66--1621883038380350.9215.30------660.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1980Central Oregon Phillies NwstA-phi19---66-------
1981Spartanburg Phillies SALAphi20---133-------
1982Peninsula Pilots CaroA+phi21---134-------
1983Reading Phillies EastAAphi22---47-------
1983Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi22---65-------
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi22---18-------
1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi23---160-------
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24---159-------
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25---143-------
1987Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26---160-------
1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27---152-1---3-
1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn28---------84-
1989Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28---------50-
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29---108-----31-
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30---152-------
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31---38-----1-
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31---10-----18-
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32--670-4---3-
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet33--28-----2710
1995Detroit TigersALMLBdet34--376-----916
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34--1------57
1996Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor35--17---8515-24
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor36--74-9--2-15
1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor37--32--8-2-11

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983Philadelphia PhilliesWorld SeriesMLB2231000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs31000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1999Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet38First Base Coach1616992.42927.53Larry Parrish
2000Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet39First Base Coach1627983.48816.03Phil Garner
2001Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet40First Base Coach1626696.40725.04Phil Garner
2002Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet41First Base Coach16155106.34239.05Luis Pujols,Phil Garner-
2002Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet41Third Base Coach16155106.34239.05Luis Pujols,Phil Garner-
2003Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet42Third Base Coach16243119.26547.05Alan Trammell-
2004Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet43Third Base Coach1627290.44420.04Alan Trammell-
2005Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet44Third Base Coach1627191.43828.04Alan Trammell-
2006Binghamton MetsEastAAMinornyn45Manager1407070.5009.03 -
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal46Third Base Coach1626993.42627.04Sam Perlozzo,Dave Trembley
2008Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal47Third Base Coach1616893.42228.55Dave Trembley
2009Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal48Third Base Coach1626498.39539.05Dave Trembley
2010Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal49Manager1626696.40730.05 
2010Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal49Third base coach1626696.40730.05Dave Trembley,Juan Samuel,Buck Showalter
2011Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi50Third Base Coach16210260.630--1Charlie ManuelLost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi51Third Base Coach1628181.50017.03Charlie Manuel
2013Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi52First Base Coach1627389.45123.04Ryne Sandberg,Charlie Manuel
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi53First Base Coach1627389.45123.05Ryne Sandberg
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi54First Base Coach1626399.38927.05Ryne Sandberg
2016Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi55Third Base Coach1627191.43824.04Pete Mackanin
2017Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi56Third Base Coach1626696.40731.05Pete Mackanin
* 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
1982Carolina League Most Valuable Player1
1985National League Player of the Week (August 26-September 1)1
1987NL Silver Slugger Award (2B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1998-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-12-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1997-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-12-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1996-11-18Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-01-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1995-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-09-08TradeTraded by Tigers to Royals for Phil Hiatt. 
1995-04-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1994-10-25Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-02-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1993-10-25Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-12-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1992-10-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-08-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1992-07-30Released by Dodgers. 
1992-02-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1991-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-12-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1990-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-12-20TradeTraded by Mets to Dodgers for Mike Marshall and Alejandro Pena. 
1989-06-18TradeTraded by Phillies to Mets for Tom Edens, Roger McDowell and Lenny Dykstra. 
1980-04-29ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Phillies. 
* 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
1985Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll24240,000-3731438370,78060,000240,000
1986Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll25512,500-232868++386,34760,000752,500
1987Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll26660,000-155979++344,90660,0001,412,500
1988Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll271,060,000-59392++392,10762,5002,472,500
1989New York MetsTeam Payroll281,450,000-45895++429,80262,5003,922,500
1989Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll281,450,000-45295++429,80262,5003,922,500
1990Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll291,350,000-84589++515,727100,0005,272,500
1991Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll301,575,000-1501179++742,231100,0006,847,500
1992Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll312,325,000-127885++962,245109,0009,172,500
1992Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll312,325,000-127885++962,245109,0009,172,500
1993Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll32700,000-3211465968,431109,0009,872,500
1994Detroit TigersTeam Payroll33400,000-3972055957,101109,00010,272,500
1995Detroit TigersTeam Payroll34375,000-3741259999,520109,00010,647,500
1995Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll34375,000-3741559999,520109,00010,647,500
1996Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll35325,000-4021355957,870109,00010,972,500
1997Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll36375,000-43624511,182,177150,00011,347,500
1998Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll37421,000-46120491,276,192170,00011,768,500
* 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