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Terry SteinbachTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-1999 MLB Years: 1986-1999
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Rated Prospect
World Series Champion

PositionsC-1538, 3B-221, 1B-79, DH-69, OF-15, P-2Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTerry Lee Steinbach
Height6-1Weight212BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 2,1962 [56.051]PlaceNew Ulm,Minnesota
High SchoolNew Ulm (New Ulm,MN)
CollegeUniversity of Minnesota (Minneapolis,MN)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 9th round (215th overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 16th round (400th overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsJim Perry
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1987-OAK-#1
MLB DebutSeptember 12,1986 [24.194]
OrganizationsOAK [14] MIN [3] Awards1Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID18417Retrosheet IDsteit001MLBAM ID122722
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Player Notes:   MVP of the Cape Cod Summer League in 1982
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed41Power68Contact63XBH62RBIs76Runs45Hitting73Durability76Team.516Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981MinnesotaCollegeFrc1953190426510275121191300000.342.402.526.92810019209.341.184.289.4209.096.220.683.3527.1429.23
1982MinnesotaCollegeSoc2055194447815366541221100000.402.463.6031.06611724216.407.201.330.47010.195.090.502.7832.3330.77
1983MinnesotaCollegeJrc21481625062111124932241300000.383.462.6851.14711124186.365.302.457.49812.906.990.546.4513.5038.71
1983Medford A'sNwstA-oak-3b2162219426916063884282250100.315.403.470.87310322253.328.155.301.39311.078.700.792.3736.5031.88
1984Madison MuskiesMidwAoak-3b2213547457140246117956495914710.295.358.441.79920941535.314.146.247.3579.1611.031.202.0643.0929.29
1985Huntsville StarsSouAAoak12c231284566412431397241453634720.272.337.412.74918843515.275.140.246.3328.746.990.801.7550.6734.68
1986Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-c2413850511316433224132109947450710.325.430.541.97127359611.338.216.404.42615.3812.110.793.9321.0435.98
1986Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36c24615350024001000000.333.375.7331.10811216.231.400.467.4756.250.000.0012.507.5040.00
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36c25122391661111631656123266933210.284.349.463.81218135438.304.179.258.3537.3115.072.063.6524.4431.53
1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36c261043514293191951303347635213.265.334.402.73614129398.280.137.239.3308.2911.811.422.2639.0031.18
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36c2713045437124131742123066223214.273.319.352.67116021491.305.079.143.3066.1113.442.201.4364.8616.94
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36c281143793295152957011966453111.251.291.372.66314126410.280.121.169.2984.6316.103.472.2042.1127.37
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36c2912945650125311667222270709415.274.312.386.69817638494.306.112.160.3094.4514.173.181.2176.0030.40
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36c30128438481222011253234558103320.279.345.411.75618033487.296.132.233.3429.2411.911.292.4636.5027.05
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36c31104389471111911043332565301113.285.333.416.74916230418.321.131.195.3345.9815.552.602.3938.9027.03
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36c32103369511052121157212662016410.285.327.442.76916334402.311.157.230.3306.4715.422.382.7433.5532.38
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36c33114406431132611565132574314415.278.322.458.78018642439.305.180.236.3365.6916.862.963.4227.0737.17
1996Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36c3414551479140251351000149115602516.272.342.529.87127261571.287.257.350.3708.5820.142.356.1314.6943.57
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin36c351224476011127112546135106104214.248.302.394.69617640487.297.146.235.3057.1921.773.032.4637.2536.04
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin36c36124422451022521454013889401016.242.310.410.72017341465.275.168.256.3178.1719.142.343.0130.1440.20
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin36c37101338359616444222385420219.284.358.391.74913224380.326.107.219.33610.0014.211.421.0584.5025.00
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter15465369638145327321162745232241893848154631176.271.326.420.74622544565896.299.149.227.0007.0915.912.242.7533.1431.38
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4631654276497104115032127202161911482240.300.381.467.8487731651914.311.167.302.00011.299.980.882.6133.0833.20
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter266961177288645332041410139110841430.300.388.480.8684611021126.306.180.329.00012.349.770.792.9329.1235.42
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13547457140246117956495914710.295.358.441.79920941535.314.146.247.0009.1611.031.202.0643.0929.29
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter62219426916063884282250100.315.403.470.87310322253.328.155.301.00011.078.700.792.3736.5031.88
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1565461362053662516594653700000.375.442.6011.04332867611.372.226.353.00010.646.060.574.0921.8432.68
Oakland Athletics Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter11994162498114420514132595151830768941153928137.275.328.426.75417733514564.299.151.224.0006.7315.102.242.8931.5330.68
Minnesota Twins Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter34712071403096873015084111249707339.256.321.399.7204811051332.298.143.238.0008.3318.692.242.2540.2333.98
Average MLB - Per 162 games162563671522921778224498525318.271.326.420.74623648618.299.149.227.0007.0915.912.242.7533.1431.38
Average Minor - Per 162 games162579971743641711297766753810.300.381.467.84827058670.311.167.302.00011.299.980.882.6133.0833.20

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1984Madison MuskiesMidwAoak-Rel22009.0020200203.02430400002.006.00--12.00--0.00--
1985Huntsville StarsSouAAoak12Rel23000.0010100001.0000000000----------0.00--
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter006.7530300204.02430400001.504.50--9.00--0.00--
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100001.0000000000----------0.00--
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0020200203.02430400002.006.00--12.00--0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings006.751650165001100220.0110220165022000001.504.50--9.00--0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Medford A's NwstA-oak213B62--411221713180163.9062.63------62100.091.2
1983Medford A's NwstA-oak211B1--3---331.0003.00------621.61.5
1984Madison Muskies MidwAoak223B124--912562631373347.9302.80------13591.989.9
1984Madison Muskies MidwAoak22P2--1-1-21.5000.50------1351.51.4
1984Madison Muskies MidwAoak221B2--151-116161.0008.00------1351.51.4
1985Huntsville Stars SouAAoak23C35--1462432173170.9834.86------12827.324.3
1985Huntsville Stars SouAAoak233B13--615232321.9131.62------12810.29.0
1985Huntsville Stars SouAAoak231B8--354134039.9754.88------1286.35.6
1986Huntsville Stars SouAAoak24C122--59672141682668.9795.48-----2213888.486.5
1986Huntsville Stars SouAAoak241B6--241-325251.0004.17------1384.34.3
1986Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24C5--214112625.9625.00-6460.0-683.33.1
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25C107--64040106690680.9866.36-633862.41412287.766.0
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak253B10--14--551.0000.50------1228.26.2
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25DH8---------------1226.64.9
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak251B1--1---111.0001.00------1220.80.6
1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26C84--4844895541532.9836.33-483756.5610480.851.9
1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak263B9--39-112121.0001.33------1048.75.6
1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak261B8--481-449491.0006.13------1047.74.9
1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26DH7---------------1046.74.3
1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26OF1--1---111.0001.00------1041.00.6
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27C103--5294396581572.9855.55-382659.4913079.263.6
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27OF14--26-1-2726.9631.86------13010.88.6
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak271B10--553175958.9835.80------1307.76.2
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27DH4---------------1303.12.5
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak273B3--21-1331.0001.00------1302.31.9
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28C83--3963151432427.9885.14-432068.3611472.851.2
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28DH25---------------11421.915.4
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak281B3--5---551.0001.67------1142.61.9
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29C117--59448137655642.9805.49-763568.5612990.772.2
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak291B9--455245250.9625.56------1297.05.6
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29DH2---------------1291.61.2
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30C124--58069106659649.9855.23-685356.2712896.976.5
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak301B5--183-421211.0004.20------1283.93.1
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30DH2---------------1281.61.2
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31C86--4223859465460.9895.35-623464.6410482.753.1
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak311B15--102929113111.9827.40------10414.49.3
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31DH6---------------1045.83.7
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32C93--5695815628627.9986.74-493856.3410390.381.6
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak321B6--281-529291.0004.83------1035.85.3
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32DH6---------------1035.85.3
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33C111--6815758743738.9936.65-603960.6311497.477.1
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak331B2--5-1365.8332.50------1141.81.4
1996Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak34C137--7314677784777.9915.67-833470.9614594.584.6
1996Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak34DH4---------------1452.82.5
1996Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak341B1--1---111.0001.00------1450.70.6
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin35C116--6545154710705.9936.08-592967.0912295.171.6
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin351B2--3-1-43.7501.50------1221.61.2
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin35DH1---------------1220.80.6
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin36C119--6655273724717.9906.03-633464.9412496.073.5
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin36DH3---------------1242.41.9
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin37C96--5393055574569.9915.93-471575.8510195.060.0
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin37DH1---------------1011.00.6
MLB Totals for C - 14 season(s)-   C1381--7505615927382128120.9895.88-76543663.78313810.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 12 season(s)-   DH69---------------690.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 11 season(s)-   1B62--31122736340333.9795.37------620.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B22--614-220201.0000.91------220.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF15--27-1-2827.9641.80------150.00.0
AA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C157--74296173855838.9805.34-----221570.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B14--595166564.9854.57------140.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B13--615232321.9131.62------130.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B124--912562631373347.9302.80------1240.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--151-116161.0008.00------20.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2--1-1-21.5000.50------20.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B62--411221713180163.9062.63------620.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--3---331.0003.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Medford A's NwstA-oak21--1--62-----
1984Madison Muskies MidwAoak222-2--124-----
1985Huntsville Stars SouAAoak23-358--13-----
1986Huntsville Stars SouAAoak24-1226--------
1986Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24-5---------
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25-1071--10----8
1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26-848--9---17
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27-10310--3---144
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28-833-------25
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29-1179-------2
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30-1245-------2
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31-8615-------6
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32-936-------6
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33-1112--------
1996Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak34-1371-------4
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin35-1162-------1
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin36-119--------3
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin37-96--------1

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1988Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB2624010000002000000.250.500.250.750106.250.000.50033.330.000.000.000.000.00
1988Oakland AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB26311041000000200000.364.364.455.8195111.444.091.0910.0018.180.000.000.0025.00
1989Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB27415030001001500000.200.250.200.4503016.300.000.0676.2531.255.000.000.000.00
1989Oakland AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB27416340117002100000.250.333.563.8969218.214.313.43811.115.560.505.5616.0050.00
1990Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB28311250001001200000.455.500.455.9555012.556.000.0918.3316.672.000.000.000.00
1990Oakland AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB2838010000000100000.125.125.125.250108.143.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00
1992Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB30624170015002700000.292.346.417.76310126.375.125.2087.6926.923.503.8524.0014.29
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 4 yrs155431600170061400000.296.367.352.71919160.385.056.16710.0023.332.331.6754.006.25
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs1035391117002400000.257.297.429.72615337.267.172.2295.4110.812.002.7035.0033.33

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2013Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin51Bench Coach1626696.40727.04Ron Gardenhire
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin52Bench Coach1627092.43220.05Ron Gardenhire
* 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 [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1988MLB All-Star Game Most Valuable Player1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1999-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-01-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1998-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-12-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1996-11-17Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-12-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1992-10-26Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1986Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll2460,000-61442-386,34760,00060,000
1987Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll2562,500-5133117344,90660,000122,500
1988Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll26125,000-4441836392,10762,500247,500
1989Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll27350,000-3161961429,80262,500597,500
1990Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll28750,000-2101670++515,727100,0001,347,500
1991Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll291,050,000-1991672++742,231100,0002,397,500
1992Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll302,050,000-1601381++962,245109,0004,447,500
1993Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll312,815,000-109788++968,431109,0007,262,500
1994Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll322,800,000-128886++957,101109,00010,062,500
1995Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll334,200,000-73493++999,520109,00014,262,500
1996Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll344,200,000-59294++957,870109,00018,462,500
1997Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll352,850,000-138485++1,182,177150,00021,312,500
1998Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll362,850,000-153283++1,276,192170,00024,162,500
1999Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll371,000,000-3427621,454,491200,00025,162,500
* 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