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Ted SimmonsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1967-1988 MLB Years: 1968-1988
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Drafted
General Manager
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsC-1770, DH-279, 1B-196, OF-40, 3B-29Position when DraftedC-OFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTed Lyle Simmons
Height6-0Weight200BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 9,1949 [69.006]PlaceHighland Park,Michigan
High SchoolSouthfield-Lathrup (Southfield,MI)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 1st round (10th overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 21,1968 [19.043]
OrganizationsSLN [14] MIL [5] ATL [3] Awards4Awards Voting7-227
TBC Player ID18028Retrosheet IDsimmt001MLBAM ID122247
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed38Power68Contact90XBH67RBIs84Runs43Hitting74Durability62Team.496Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1967GCL CardinalsGCLRk-17620571128000000000.350.350.8001.15016420.278.450.450.5100.000.000.0010.0010.0057.14
1967Cedar RapidsMidwA-17471711546112434000000000.269.269.427.6967317171.251.158.158.3100.000.000.002.3442.7536.96
1967Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         531912053123642000000000.277.277.466.7438921191.254.189.188.3310.000.000.003.1431.8339.62
1968ModestoCalifA+-181364938616330228117000000000.331.331.570.90128160493.290.239.239.4110.000.000.005.6817.6136.81
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23c1823010000001100000.333.500.333.833104.500.000.333.39725.0025.001.000.000.000.00
1969TulsaAmerAAA-19129499801583341688110387400000.317.365.495.86024753537.347.178.277.3877.0813.781.952.9831.1933.54
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23c19514030103001100100.214.250.357.6075116.214.143.214.2636.256.251.000.000.0033.33
1970TulsaAmerAAA-201551101941181011200000.373.484.5491.03328662.375.176.412.46017.743.230.181.6151.0031.58
1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23c208228429698232422373720155.243.333.317.6509013324.269.074.204.29811.4211.421.000.9394.6718.84
1971St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23c21133510641553247771336503410320.304.347.424.77121643563.320.120.186.3466.398.881.391.2472.8627.74
1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23c22152594701803661696132957213818.303.336.465.80127658629.313.162.207.3594.619.061.972.5437.1332.22
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23c231616196219236213912261472171529.310.370.438.80827151690.316.128.226.3588.846.810.771.8847.6226.56
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23c241525996616333620103004735619822.272.327.447.77426859662.259.175.254.3467.105.290.743.0229.9536.20
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23c2515758180193323181001363351041620.332.396.491.88728553649.329.159.263.3959.715.390.562.7732.2827.46
1976St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23c2615054660159353575077335006199.291.371.394.76521543625.301.103.223.34511.685.600.480.80109.2027.04
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23c271505168216425321952679372042520.318.408.500.90825849601.310.182.328.38913.146.160.473.4924.5729.88
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23c281525167114840522801177393081719.287.377.512.88926467604.272.225.374.38712.756.460.513.6423.4545.27
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23c291234486812722026870161344082210.283.369.507.87622748521.255.224.357.37111.716.530.564.9917.2337.80
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23c301454958415033221981059452061313.303.375.505.88025056562.297.202.323.38310.508.010.763.7423.5737.33
1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil23c3110038045821331461012332316210.216.262.376.63814330413.200.160.218.2885.577.751.393.3927.1436.59
1982Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil23c32137539731452902397003240217520.269.309.451.76024352581.253.182.241.3325.516.881.253.9623.4335.86
1983Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil23c-dh331536007618539313108424151207623.308.351.448.79926955650.317.140.212.3526.317.851.242.0046.1529.73
1984Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil23dh3413249744110232452303040311323.221.269.300.56914929532.233.079.145.2595.647.521.330.75124.2526.36
1985Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil23dh35143528601442821276115732115917.273.342.402.74421242592.270.129.237.3289.635.410.562.0344.0029.17
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl231b-c367612714325042510121410451.252.313.386.699499144.248.134.236.2968.339.721.172.7831.7528.13
1987Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl231b-c377317720498043011212300254.277.350.390.7406912200.296.113.232.32010.5011.501.102.0044.2524.49
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl231b-c3878107621602110015900124.196.293.308.601338123.196.112.252.27312.207.320.601.6353.5038.10
MLB Totals - 21 Season(s)Filter245686801074247248347248138921338556943911100188287.285.348.437.78537937789685.284.152.249.0008.837.170.812.5635.0031.47
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3331234196393791051255120497600000.318.345.523.8686451401283.309.205.254.0003.825.921.553.9824.2035.62
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter144550901773751796120497600000.322.377.500.87727559599.350.178.289.0008.1812.691.552.8432.3533.33
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1364938616330228117000000000.331.331.570.90128160493.290.239.239.0000.000.000.005.6817.6136.81
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter471711546112434000000000.269.269.427.6967317171.251.158.158.0000.000.000.002.3442.7536.96
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter620571128000000000.350.350.8001.15016420.278.450.450.0000.000.000.0010.0010.0057.14
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter15645725736170433237172929112862445327767151185.298.366.459.82526265416450.296.161.267.0009.677.020.732.6733.2831.75
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter6652544298666132106639484183195114262593.262.311.399.71010162082768.260.137.211.0006.617.041.072.3838.5531.23
Atlanta Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter227411401021901066214846107129.248.323.367.69015129467.254.119.238.00010.289.850.962.1441.1028.43
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625737116332316921256463171219.285.348.437.78525051639.284.152.249.0008.837.170.812.5635.0031.47
Average Minor - Per 162 games162600951913852512460243700000.318.345.523.86831468624.309.205.254.0003.825.921.553.9824.2035.62

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18C2--31--441.0002.00------2100.01.2
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19C4--22-1-2322.9575.50------580.02.5
1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20C79--4663752508503.9906.37-----158296.348.8
1971St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21C130--74752911808799.9896.15-----1813397.780.2
1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22C135-11938427886928920.9916.810.77833968.01515288.886.5
1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln221B15-1321251559145140.9669.331.06-----1529.99.6
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23C152-1352888741313975962.9876.330.71645056.12516194.493.8
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln231B7-53384114342.9776.000.79-----1614.34.3
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23OF2-186---661.0003.000.33-----1611.21.2
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24C141--717821113810799.9865.67-----1415292.887.6
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln241B12--96545105101.9628.42------1527.97.5
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25C154--80362155880865.9835.62-----2815798.195.1
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25OF2--5---551.0002.50------1571.31.2
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln251B2--102--12121.0006.00------1571.31.2
1976St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26C113--4936644563559.9934.95-----915075.369.8
1976St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln261B30--21921321243240.9888.00------15020.018.5
1976St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26OF7--11---11111.0001.57------1504.74.3
1976St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln263B2--313-74.5712.00------1501.31.2
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27C143--68375105768758.9875.30-----815095.388.3
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27OF1---------------1500.70.6
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28C134--6708896767758.9885.66-----815288.282.7
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28OF23--33-1-3433.9711.43------15215.114.2
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29C122--606691010685675.9855.53-----1412399.275.3
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30C129--52071912600591.9854.58-----914589.079.6
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30OF5--8-1-98.8891.60------1453.43.1
1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil31C75--3003773344337.9804.49-472763.5410075.068.8
1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil31DH22---------------10022.020.2
1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil311B4--334143837.9749.25------1004.03.7
1982Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil32C121--5706238635632.9955.22-965464.0813788.374.7
1982Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil32DH15---------------13710.99.3
1983Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil33C86--39541114447436.9755.07-823470.7215356.253.1
1983Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil33DH66---------------15343.140.7
1984Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil34DH77---------------13258.347.8
1984Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil341B37--34627235375373.99510.08------13228.023.0
1984Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil343B14--625623731.8382.21------13210.68.7
1985Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil35DH99---------------14369.261.5
1985Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil351B28--22617222245243.9928.68------14319.617.4
1985Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil35C15--654117069.9864.60-8372.7114310.59.3
1985Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil353B2---5--551.0002.50------1431.41.2
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl361B14--12410513139134.9649.57------7618.48.7
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl36C10--4051-4645.9784.50-14287.527613.26.2
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl363B9--33--661.0000.67------7611.85.6
1987Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl371B28--21623424243239.9848.54------7338.417.4
1987Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl37C15--6410117574.9874.93-16576.227320.59.3
1987Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl373B2--22--441.0002.00------732.71.2
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl381B19--1281318142141.9937.42------7824.411.9
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38C10--1212-1513.8671.30-5-100.0-7812.86.3
MLB Totals for C - 20 season(s)-   C1770-2545890691513010499519821.9875.553.8641521466.018217700.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH279---------------2790.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 11 season(s)-   1B196-18515611412814217301702.9848.689.20-----1960.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF40-1863-2-6563.9691.583.50-----400.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B29--1436925950.8471.72------290.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18-2---------
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19-4---------
1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20-79---------
1971St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21-130---------
1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22-13515--------
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23-1527------2-
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24-14112--------
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25-1542------2-
1976St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26-11330--2---7-
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27-143-------1-
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28-134-------23-
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29-122---------
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30-129-------5-
1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil31-754-------22
1982Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil32-121--------15
1983Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil33-86--------66
1984Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil34--37--14----77
1985Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil35-1528--2----99
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl36-1014--9-----
1987Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl37-1528--2-----
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38-1019--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Milwaukee BrewersDiv SeriesMLB31519141014002200000.211.286.421.7078221.188.210.3169.529.521.004.7619.0050.00
1982Milwaukee BrewersChamp. SeriesMLB32518330001001400000.167.211.167.3783019.214.000.0565.2621.054.000.000.000.00
1982Milwaukee BrewersWorld SeriesMLB32723240023005300000.174.321.435.75610228.111.261.47817.8610.710.607.1411.5050.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs519141014002200000.211.286.421.7078221.188.210.3169.529.521.004.7619.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs518330001001400000.167.211.167.3783019.214.000.0565.2621.054.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs723240023005300000.174.321.435.75610228.111.261.47817.8610.710.607.1411.5050.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit42General Manager1629666.593--1Jim LeylandLost NLCS (Braves)
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit43General Manager1627587.46322.05Jim Leyland
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil58Bench Coach1629072.5567.52Dale Sveum,Ned YostLost in NLDS (Philadelphia)
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn59Bench Coach1627587.46320.04Bud Black
2010San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn60Bench Coach1629072.5562.01Bud Black
* 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
1974National League Player of the Week (May 13-May 19)1
1977National League Player of the Week (April 4-April 10)1
1979National League Player of the Week (June 4-June 10)1
1980NL Silver Slugger Award (C)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-03-05TradeTraded by Brewers to Braves for Flavio Alfaro, David Clay and Rick Cerone. 
1984-01-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1983-11-07Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1980-12-12TradeTraded by Cardinals with Rollie Fingers and Pete Vuckovich to Brewers for Dave LaPoint, Lary Sorensen, David Green and Sixto Lezcano. 
* 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
1985Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll351,000,000-40394++370,78060,0001,000,000
1986Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll361,000,000-53492++386,34760,0002,000,000
1987Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll37500,000-2061171++344,90660,0002,500,000
1988Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll38470,000-227868++392,10762,5002,970,000
* 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