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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Danny Todd Sheaffer
Stat Years
1980-1998  [mlb] 1987-1997
Height/Weight
6-0 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (918) ... OF (145) ... 1B (103) ... 3B (78) ... LF (16) ... RF (9) ... 2B (4) ... DH (3) ... CF (2)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Red Land (Lewisberry,PA)
Colleges
Clemson University (Clemson, South Carolina)
Draft
Selected by the Boston Red Sox in Round #1 (#20 overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Charlie Wagner
MLB Debut
1987-04-09 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.250)
Service Time
Organizations
BOS [8] SLN [4] COL [2] MIN [2] CLE [1] PIT [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17900 ... retro id: shead001 ... mlbam id: 122094
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1980ClemsonACCNCAA-1------18c------31809172204210000000.213.000.288.2880234.000.075.0000.000.000.000.00.0023.5
    1981Elmira PioneersNYPLA-bos-19c---16219839579082920233813010.288.365.455.8202259017.293.167.32210.2216.891.6524.83.5629.8
    1981Bristol Red SoxEastAAbos-19c-of---1812000001000300100.000.000.000.0001300.000.000.0000.0023.080.000.00.000.0
    1982Winter Haven Red SoxFSLA+bos-20c---28226020654052522183714320.250.298.323.621286849.142.073.2716.2912.942.0652.01.7513.9
    1983Winston-Salem Red SoxCaroA+bos-21c---311238048105142156311365033810.276.337.442.77943016831.261.166.2798.3711.631.3925.33.4929.5
    1984New Britain Red SoxEastAAbos-22c---493303337310012722293101620.241.302.284.5863398611.139.043.2608.559.141.07303.00.2915.1
    1985Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-23c---57724324639083300173522200.259.311.395.7062669617.206.136.2726.3913.162.0630.43.0127.0
    1986Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-24c---679265349016123096102413100.340.365.430.79528011419.140.090.3673.578.572.40132.50.7121.1
    1987Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-25c---76924232621322256362901120.256.273.351.6242508517.132.095.2832.4011.604.83121.00.8027.4
    1987Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2925cL-S-E-P725665810150001401102.121.119.182.30168122.061.061.1350.0020.590.0066.01.4725.0
    1988Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-26c-1b---8982993082171128206183238110.274.321.348.66932910419.181.074.3035.479.731.78299.00.3023.2
    1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-27of---910740162113262347612243917300.282.322.379.70143615231.142.097.3045.508.941.63133.70.6927.4
    1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3427dh-3bL-S-E-P9716110000002201000.063.167.063.2301910.125.000.07110.5310.531.000.00.000.0
    1990Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-28c-of---105514423357021941111411110.243.299.333.632158489.188.090.2566.968.861.2772.01.2725.7
    1991Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-29c---11933304610014214322263553310.303.360.367.72736712117.142.064.3337.089.541.35330.00.2717.0
    1992Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin2430c---121164425412223455635213623430.276.309.380.68947216832.147.104.2894.457.631.7188.41.0626.2
    1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol1631cL-S-E-P13822162660914322381512609.278.299.384.6832338314.139.106.2763.436.441.8854.01.7223.3
    1994Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol1632cL-S-E-P144411011244011202101100002.218.283.282.565120315.136.064.2358.339.171.10110.00.8320.8
    1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln1233cL-S-E-P1576208244810153000233800128.231.306.361.6672327516.240.130.2599.9116.381.6541.62.1633.3
    1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln1234cL-S-E-P167919810459322033925340013.227.271.333.6042146614.152.106.2514.2111.682.7899.00.9331.1
    1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln12353bL-S-E-P177613210335001110817141010.250.296.288.584146385.106.038.2845.4811.642.130.00.0015.1
    1998Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-361b-c---182561101320310009800004.213.314.393.70770245.328.180.20012.8611.430.8920.34.2938.5
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)389946872193851311068601225129244.232.278.323.601103230656.153.091.2515.8111.822.0372.81.2625.6
    National League Totals (5 yrs)357864812103751210568581065108242.243.292.339.63194529354.161.096.2636.1411.221.8372.01.2725.7
    American League Totals (2 yrs)32826910150021602102.110.129.159.28887132.073.049.1212.3018.398.0082.01.1522.2
    Minor League Totals1076358045598016414564365740248411203934144.274.321.374.69539211340234.175.100.2946.3210.481.6663.91.4323.9
    Minor: A- Totals6219839579082920233813010.288.365.455.8202259017.293.167.32210.2216.891.6524.83.5629.8
    Minor: A+ Totals194640681701822088335487471130.266.322.394.71671625240.213.128.2767.5412.151.6132.02.7923.5
    Minor: AA Totals101315337310012822293401720.232.291.273.5643528611.133.041.2518.249.661.17315.00.2815.1
    Minor: AAA Totals71924273156801271227291503514225215281684.280.322.376.6982628912166.160.096.3025.409.591.7789.91.0324.4
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (3 yrs)23153844126244761434080482231.234.291.333.62459217935.175.099.2636.7613.512.0076.91.1827.8
    Colorado Rockies Totals (2 yrs)1263263784131544251826126011.258.293.350.64335311419.138.092.2625.107.371.4465.21.4222.6
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)25665810150001401102.121.119.182.30168122.061.061.1350.0020.590.0066.01.4725.0
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)716110000002201000.063.167.063.2301910.125.000.07110.5310.531.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1991Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-291---0018.0010001102.06440101013.5027.000.004.500.0018.000.00.000
    1991Minor Totals: MINbyYearAAA----291---0018.0010001102.06440101013.5027.000.004.500.0018.000.00.000
    Minor League Totals0018.0010001102.06440101013.5027.000.004.500.0018.000.00.000
    Minor: AAA Totals0018.0010001102.06440101013.5027.000.004.500.0018.000.00.000
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    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1981Elmira PioneersNYPLA-19C4000.02203552260255.9816.400.0054.864.51
    1981Bristol Red SoxEastAA19C300.01510116161.0005.300.002.237.53
    1981Bristol Red SoxEastAA192B100.01201331.0003.000.000.712.55
    1981Bristol Red SoxEastAA19OF200.01000111.0000.500.001.525.09
    1982Winter Haven Red SoxFSLA+20C6400.031137142362348.9615.400.0048.178.01
    1982Winter Haven Red SoxFSLA+203B600.0514212119.9053.200.004.57.33
    1983Winston-Salem Red SoxCaroA+21C6600.04174365466460.9877.000.0047.158.91
    1983Winston-Salem Red SoxCaroA+211B600.0910010101.0001.700.004.35.44
    1983Winston-Salem Red SoxCaroA+21OF300.01000111.0000.300.002.12.710
    1984New Britain Red SoxEastAA22C7300.04274553477472.9906.500.0052.178.51
    1984New Britain Red SoxEastAA22OF1400.0112101413.9290.900.0010.015.19
    1985Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA23C5000.02891867313307.9816.100.0036.064.92
    1986Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA24C7800.03803956424419.9885.400.0056.198.71
    1987Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA25C5600.02972354325320.9855.700.0040.081.22
    1987Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA251B600.04880256561.0009.300.004.38.73
    1987Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA25OF200.01100221.0001.000.001.42.911
    1987Boston Red SoxALMLB25C2500.0121531129126.9775.000.0015.4100.04
    1988Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA26C5100.02562923287285.9935.600.0035.952.02
    1988Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA261B3600.024426219272270.9937.500.0025.436.73
    1988Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA263B700.06323119.8181.300.004.97.14
    1988Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA26OF300.03000331.0001.000.002.13.19
    1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA27C2300.010011011111111.0004.800.0016.221.53
    1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA273B1000.03621119.8180.900.007.09.33
    1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA27OF7700.0133583146138.9451.800.0054.272.04
    1989Cleveland IndiansALMLB273B200.0000000.0000.000.001.228.64
    1989Cleveland IndiansALMLB27OF100.04000441.0004.000.000.614.312
    1989Cleveland IndiansALMLB27DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.942.99
    1990Buffalo BisonsAmerAAA28C2300.0119820129127.9845.500.0015.641.83
    1990Buffalo BisonsAmerAAA281B500.0290133029.9675.800.003.49.15
    1990Buffalo BisonsAmerAAA28OF1500.0152201917.8951.100.0010.227.39
    1991Portland BeaversPCLAAA29C5300.02862052311306.9845.800.0038.457.02
    1991Portland BeaversPCLAAA291B2000.015717318177174.9838.700.0014.521.52
    1991Portland BeaversPCLAAA293B200.0001010.0000.000.001.42.24
    1991Portland BeaversPCLAAA29OF700.0522097.7781.000.005.17.57
    1992Portland BeaversPCLAAA30C8900.05676243633629.9947.100.0061.876.71
    1992Portland BeaversPCLAAA301B300.02240326261.0008.700.002.12.64
    1992Portland BeaversPCLAAA30OF1800.01600016161.0000.900.0012.515.59
    1993Colorado RockiesNLMLB31C6500.03312825361359.9945.500.0040.179.32
    1993Colorado RockiesNLMLB311B700.0640110101.0001.400.004.38.55
    1993Colorado RockiesNLMLB313B100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.25
    1993Colorado RockiesNLMLB31OF200.0000000.0000.000.001.22.410
    1994Colorado RockiesNLMLB32C3000.01781612195194.9956.500.0025.668.22
    1994Colorado RockiesNLMLB321B200.04002441.0002.000.001.74.53
    1994Colorado RockiesNLMLB32OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.92.39
    1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB33C6700.03603739400397.9935.900.0046.988.21
    1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB331B300.03140135351.00011.700.002.13.96
    1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB333B100.00200221.0002.000.000.71.36
    1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB34C4700.02572753289284.9836.000.0029.059.52
    1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB341B600.01100111111.0001.800.003.77.65
    1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB343B1700.0617102423.9581.400.0010.521.53
    1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB34LF300.03000331.0001.000.001.93.86
    1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB35C900.01910020201.0002.200.005.611.85
    1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB352B300.03302661.0002.000.001.93.95
    1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB353B3000.0836224644.9571.500.0018.539.53
    1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB35LF1300.09000991.0000.700.008.017.13
    1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB35CF200.0000000.0000.000.001.22.66
    1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB35RF900.04000441.0000.400.005.611.87
    1998Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA36C600.03830041411.0006.800.004.224.04
    1998Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA361B900.05480462621.0006.900.006.336.05
    1998Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA363B200.00100111.0000.500.001.48.06
    MLB Totals - (C)243001266114142013941380.9905.700.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)18005280560601.0003.300.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)3003302661.0002.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)51001455327269.9581.400.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (LF)16001200012121.0000.800.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (CF)200000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)9004000441.0000.400.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)4004000441.0001.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)300000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (C)429002332213292625742545.9895.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)790055463649623617.9907.800.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)2100910542419.7920.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)1220017310123195183.9381.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (C)76004424654493488.9906.400.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)1001201331.0003.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)1600122101514.9330.900.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (C)1300072880207828808.9766.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (1B)600910010101.0001.700.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)600514212119.9053.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)3001000111.0000.300.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (C)40002203552260255.9816.400.000.00.00
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    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1981Minor-43-1-----2-
    1982Minor-64--6------
    1983Minor-666------3-
    1984Minor-73-------14-
    1985Minor-50---------
    1986Minor-78---------
    1987MLB-25---------
    1987Minor-566------2-
    1988Minor-5136-7----3-
    1989MLB----2----13
    1989Minor-23--10----77-
    1990Minor-235------15-
    1991Minor-5320-2----7-
    1992Minor-893------18-
    1993MLB-657-1----2-
    1994MLB-302------1-
    1995MLB-673-1------
    1996MLB-476-17-3----
    1997MLB-9-330-1329--
    1998Minor-69-2------
    Totals-918103478-16291453