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Dave SchmidtTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1976-1992 MLB Years: 1981-1992
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PositionsP-473Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Joseph Schmidt
Height6-1Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 22,1957 [61.031]PlaceNiles,Michigan
High SchoolGranada Hills (Granada Hills,CA)
CollegeUCLA (Los Angeles,CA), Los Angeles Valley College (Valley Glen,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 26th round (658th overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutMay 1,1981 [24.009]
OrganizationsTEX [8] BAL [3] MON [2] CHA [1] OAK [1] SEA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID17684Retrosheet IDschmd001MLBAM ID121830
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for Baltimore Orioles in 1989
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts41Walks82Hittable43SO/BB71vsPower43Hitting0Durability61Team.467Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1977UCLACollegeNCAASoST20633.5013130000064.0663325029470001.489.23--4.066.581.62.667-
1979Gulf Coast RangersGCLRktex-ST22224.20761000030.030191418274001.279.000.302.408.103.38.500-
1980Asheville TouristsSALAtex-ST23811.9812111510091.0763220513473000.987.520.491.294.653.62.889-
1980Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-ST23464.4412120100073.0904236528467001.6211.100.623.455.671.64.400-
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST01273.07242316100164.0166745610419310001.269.110.552.255.102.27.632-
1981Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-ST24111.88330200024.0175516171000.966.380.382.256.382.83.500-
1981Wichita AerosAmerAAAtex-ST24254.8612120400087.0904747926492001.339.310.932.695.071.88.286-
1981Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0364.22151506000111.010752521032663001.258.680.812.595.352.06.333-
1981Texas RangersALMLBtex24Rel24013.1314113008131.2311111111133111.338.810.283.133.691.18.0003.33
1982Texas RangersALMLBtex24S/R25463.203382500146109.21184539525692051.309.680.412.055.662.76.4002.87
1983Texas RangersALMLBtex24Rel26333.88310310020246.0422020314292011.218.160.582.725.632.07.5003.32
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex24R/CL27662.564304300371270.0693020320464001.278.830.382.565.892.30.5002.87
1985Texas RangersALMLBtex24Rel28763.15514471135585.2813630622462101.208.510.632.314.832.09.5383.29
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24Rel29363.31491480021892.09437341027675051.319.160.972.636.532.48.3333.77
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24S/R301053.773514212271124.012857521326702011.249.290.941.895.082.69.6673.76
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24S/R31853.404193200112129.212958491438673031.298.950.972.644.651.76.6154.09
1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24ST3210135.693826122050156.2196102992436463121.4811.261.382.072.641.28.4354.89
1990Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-S/R33014.5032100006.04331040000.676.001.50--6.000.00.000-
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24,28R/CL33334.313403400201348.0582623313221001.4810.880.562.444.131.69.5003.52
1991West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-S/R34113.21945002114.0129500111000.867.71----7.070.00.500-
1991Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-S/R34013.921349001020.2191392890201.318.270.873.483.921.13.000-
1991Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-Rel34021.6511011006116.0204319100001.7811.020.554.965.511.11.000-
1991Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0143.0033825009250.1512617317301201.339.000.533.005.291.76.200-
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26Rel340110.3840400104.09552230002.5418.694.154.156.231.50.0008.86
1992Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-S/R35235.331486002052.0653231512333001.4711.180.862.065.682.75.400-
1992Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-Rel35311.59130130012417.0103308100001.065.29--4.245.291.25.750-
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0544.41278190014469.0753534520433001.379.740.652.605.582.15.556-
1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea20Rel350018.9030300003.07771310003.0018.902.708.102.700.33-8.78
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter54553.88376633135317950898.096243438985237479273181.339.600.852.364.782.02.4951.01
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter23243.671096247121236430.04332091763011826321201.289.030.632.465.492.23.489-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7124.3363243940215192.0204999317631115201.389.500.792.935.171.76.368-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter583.84181713000103.01115044734678001.419.700.612.975.851.97.385-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter113.21945002114.0129500111000.867.71----7.070.00.500-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter811.9812111510091.0763220513473000.987.520.491.294.653.62.889-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter224.20761000030.030191418274001.279.000.302.408.103.38.500-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter633.5013130000064.0663325029470001.489.23--4.066.581.62.667-
Texas Rangers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter20223.14172131591111426341.2341142120189220313271.268.930.472.415.322.21.476-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter28234.39114496542233409.0453217200511001838161.359.941.122.194.011.83.549-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter363.31491480021892.09437341027675051.319.160.972.636.532.48.333-
Montreal Expos Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter344.823803800211352.0673128515251001.5711.520.862.584.301.67.429-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0018.9030300003.07771310003.0018.902.708.102.700.33--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13133.88921577114412220.02351069521581177141.339.600.852.364.782.02.5001.01
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12123.6756322461123220.022110790156013411101.289.030.632.465.492.23.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Wichita AerosAmerAAAtex-p24123000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24,28p33343000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1991Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-p342410100010000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.9080.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter343000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter364010001000300000.250.250.250.5001041.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter364010001000300000.250.250.250.5001041.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter343000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16214000000000000000.000.000.000.0000014.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162180500050001400000.250.250.250.50050181.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex22P7--26--881.0001.14------7100.013.0
1980Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex23P12--2101-1312.9231.00------12100.08.8
1981Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex24P3--41-1551.0001.67------3100.04.5
1981Wichita Aeros AmerAAAtex24P12--8111-2019.9501.58------12100.08.9
1981Texas RangersALMLBtex24P14-3116--771.0000.500.23-----14100.013.3
1982Texas RangersALMLBtex25P33-109216222018.9000.550.17-----33100.020.4
1983Texas RangersALMLBtex26P31-4664-110101.0000.320.22-----31100.019.1
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex27P43-70613122019.9500.440.27-----43100.026.7
1985Texas RangersALMLBtex28P51-85319332522.8800.430.26-----51100.031.7
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29P49-92773-1714.8240.290.15-----49100.030.2
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30P35-124614122120.9520.570.16-----35100.021.6
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31P41-1291820123938.9740.930.29-----41100.025.5
1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32P38-1561828324946.9391.210.29-----38100.023.5
1990Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon33P3---2--221.0000.67------3100.02.1
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon33P34-482102-1412.8570.350.25-----34100.021.0
1991West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon34P9--1---111.0000.11------9100.06.9
1991Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon34P24--54-1991.0000.38------24100.016.8
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon34P4-4-1--111.0000.250.25-----4100.02.5
1992Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea35P27--4712-2311.4780.41------13207.719.6
1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea35P3-3-------------3100.01.9
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P376-897691381614223207.9280.550.23-----3760.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P63--17221315239.7500.62------630.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P18--613112019.9501.06------180.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P9--1---111.0000.11------90.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--26--881.0001.14------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex227----------
1980Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex2312----------
1981Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex243----------
1981Wichita Aeros AmerAAAtex2412----------
1981Texas RangersALMLBtex2414----------
1982Texas RangersALMLBtex2533----------
1983Texas RangersALMLBtex2631----------
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex2743----------
1985Texas RangersALMLBtex2851----------
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2949----------
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3035----------
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3141----------
1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3238----------
1990Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon333----------
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3334----------
1991West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon349----------
1991Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon3424----------
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon344----------
1992Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea3527----------
1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea353----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1998Delmarva ShorebirdsSALAMinorbal41Pitching Coach1428161.5700.51Dave MachemerLost in 1st Round
2005Aberdeen IronBirdsNYPLA-Minorbal48Pitching Coach752748.36024.50Andy Etchebarren
2006Aberdeen IronBirdsNYPLA-Minorbal49Pitching Coach744133.5544.03Andy Etchebarren-
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal50Florida Pitching Coordinator1626993.42627.04Sam Perlozzo,Dave Trembley
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1992-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-07-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1992-06-06Released by Mariners. 
1992-03-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1991-10-09Released by Rangers. 
1991-08-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1991-08-02Released by Expos. 
1991-04-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
1990-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-12-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
1989-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-01-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1986-12-20Released by White Sox. 
1985-11-25TradeTraded by Rangers with Wayne Tolleson to White Sox for Jose Mota, Scott Fletcher and Ed Correa. 
* 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
1985Texas RangersTeam Payroll28344,000-3041250370,78060,000344,000
1986Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll29465,000-2521265++386,34760,000809,000
1987Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll30435,000-2231369++344,90660,0001,244,000
1988Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll3162,500-60439-392,10762,5001,306,500
1989Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll3262,500-69137-429,80262,5001,369,000
1990Montreal ExposTeam Payroll33100,000-64944-515,727100,0001,469,000
1991Montreal ExposTeam Payroll34100,000-62035-742,231100,0001,569,000
1992Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll35109,000-68045-962,245109,0001,678,000
* 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