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Frank TaverasTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1982 MLB Years: 1972-1982
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PositionsSS-1113, 2B-19Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFranklin Crisostomo Taveras Fabian
Height6-0Weight168BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 24,1949 [68.178]PlaceLas Matas De Santa Cruz,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1968 by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Signing Bonus$3,500Signing ScoutsHowie Haak
MLB DebutSeptember 25,1971 [21.275]
OrganizationsPIT [12] NYN [3] MON [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID18726Retrosheet IDtavef101MLBAM ID123121
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed95Power25Contact69XBH33RBIs17Runs71Hitting51Durability46Team.537Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1968GCL PiratesGCLRk-18145018170208000000000.340.340.420.76021250.340.080.080.3420.000.000.000.000.0011.76
1968ClintonMidwA-1821587121005000000000.207.207.224.43113158.207.017.017.1950.000.000.000.000.008.33
1968SalemCaroA+-181426450002000000000.192.192.192.3845026.192.000.000.1750.000.000.000.000.000.00
1968Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         49134293412015000000000.254.254.291.545393134.254.037.037.2460.000.000.000.000.008.82
1969GenevaNYPLA--1913549191106000000000.352.352.407.75922254.352.055.056.3430.000.000.000.000.0010.53
1969GastoniaWcarA-1980308406323015000000000.205.205.231.436715308.205.026.026.1970.000.000.000.000.007.94
1969SalemCaroA+-1920575110204000000000.193.193.263.45615257.193.070.070.2030.000.000.000.000.0018.18
1969Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         113419549336025000000000.222.222.258.4801089419.222.036.036.2170.000.000.000.000.009.68
1970GastoniaWcarA-2012244267115132141000000000.260.260.305.56513516442.259.045.045.2540.000.000.000.23442.0013.91
1971WaterburyEastAA-21873145265122219000000000.207.207.277.4848716314.202.070.070.2180.000.000.000.64157.0024.62
1971Char., W.Va.ILAAA-2148146193922011000000000.267.267.308.575454146.267.041.041.2600.000.000.000.000.0010.26
1971Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13546071104144230000000000.226.226.287.51313220460.223.061.061.2310.000.000.000.43230.0019.23
1972Char., W.Va.ILAAA-2213345552112143146000000000.246.246.297.54313518455.244.051.051.2460.000.000.000.22455.0016.07
1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss2243000000001100001.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.17425.0025.001.000.000.000.00
1973Char., W.Va.ILAAA-231454625111273244000000000.242.242.284.52613112462.239.042.041.2380.000.000.000.43231.0010.71
1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss24126333338242026134254124327.246.300.270.570906367.278.024.126.2686.8111.171.640.000.007.32
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss25134378448094023176374228202.212.284.257.5419713427.237.045.172.2598.679.841.140.000.0016.25
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss26144519761348602458114479460111.258.321.297.61815414573.305.039.214.2937.6813.791.800.000.0010.45
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss271475447213720101297018387169327.252.306.331.63718031600.286.079.244.2886.3311.831.870.17544.0022.63
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss281576548118231903846252960512234.278.313.353.66623140702.305.075.151.3024.138.552.070.000.0021.98
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss2911454113001210200002.244.244.311.55514345.256.067.089.2470.004.440.000.000.0027.27
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn11ss2915363589167269133421933722100111.263.301.337.63821436680.295.074.162.2894.8510.592.180.15635.0021.56
1979Totals for NL-NL         16468093178299134442033742100113.262.298.335.63322839725.293.073.157.2864.5510.212.240.14680.0021.91
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn11ss3014156265157270025321823641102015.279.308.327.63518427598.314.048.114.2903.8510.702.780.000.0017.20
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn11ss31842833065113011164123625303.230.263.290.5538214305.260.060.145.2553.9311.803.000.000.0021.54
1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon11ss-2b3248879145104407603102.161.221.241.46221698.171.080.207.2137.146.120.860.000.0042.86
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter114940435031029144442214300106249474246716965.255.301.313.61412671904399.287.058.168.0005.6610.781.900.052,021.5018.46
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter697237232457052206201000000000.240.240.287.527680782372.238.047.046.0000.000.000.000.25395.3313.68
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter32610631222632383101000000000.247.247.293.540311341063.245.046.045.0000.000.000.000.28354.3312.93
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter873145265122219000000000.207.207.277.4848716314.202.070.070.0000.000.000.000.64157.0024.62
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter34839160206000000000.193.193.241.43420283.193.048.048.0000.000.000.000.000.0012.50
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter223808114190165161000000000.235.235.271.50621922808.234.036.036.0000.000.000.000.12808.0011.58
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13549191106000000000.352.352.407.75922254.352.055.056.0000.000.000.000.000.0010.53
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter145018170208000000000.340.340.420.76021250.340.080.080.0000.000.000.000.000.0011.76
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter72324763106267531114120665174296193910834.253.306.309.6157661072718.286.056.184.0006.4010.891.700.042,476.0017.09
New York Mets Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter378148018438964121699041681725255129.263.297.324.621480771583.296.061.141.0004.3010.872.530.061,480.0019.79
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter48879145104407603102.161.221.241.46221698.171.080.207.0007.146.120.860.000.0042.86
Average MLB - Per 162 games162570711452060304215356739219.255.301.313.61417927620.287.058.168.0005.6610.781.900.052,021.5018.46
Average Minor - Per 162 games16255175132125147000000000.240.240.287.52715818551.238.047.046.0000.000.000.000.25395.3313.68

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22SS4-1022-1441.0001.000.40-----4100.02.6
1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24SS124--1703213160522491.9413.96------12698.476.5
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25SS132--2003692874597569.9534.31------13498.582.0
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26SS141--2104813574726691.9524.90------14497.987.0
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27SS146--1784492562652627.9624.29------14799.390.1
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28SS157--2164483880702664.9464.23------157100.097.5
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn29SS153--2704382588733708.9664.63------153100.094.4
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29SS11--1726344643.9353.91------11100.06.8
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn30SS140--2373472563609584.9594.17------14199.386.4
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn31SS79--1202022444346322.9314.08------8494.076.7
1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon32SS26--2016253836.9471.38------4854.216.0
1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon322B19--38544139692.9584.84------4839.611.7
MLB Totals for SS - 10 season(s)-   SS1113-101640309923655549754739.9534.26473.90-----11130.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B19--38544139692.9584.84------190.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22----4------
1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24----124------
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25----132------
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26----141------
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27----146------
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28----157------
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn29----153------
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29----11------
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn30----140------
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn31----79------
1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon32---1926------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB2422000000100000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.5000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1975Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB2537010001001200000.143.250.143.393108.200.000.14312.5025.002.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs59010001101200000.111.200.111.3111010.143.000.22210.0020.002.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1980National League Player of the Week (May 19-May 25)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1982-08-13Released by Expos. 
1981-12-11TradeTraded by Mets to Expos for Steve Ratzer and Cash. 
1979-04-19TradeTraded by Pirates to Mets for Greg Field and Tim Foli. 
1968-01-08ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
* 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.