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Dwight TaylorTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1992 MLB Years: 1986-1986
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PositionsOF-1062, DH-2Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDwight Bernard Taylor
Height5-9Weight166BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMarch 24,1960 [58.239]PlaceLos Angeles,California
High SchoolFremont (Los Angeles,CA)
CollegeUniversity of Arizona (Tucson,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 7th round (168th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Philadelphia Phillies [Team Picks] in the 11th round (283rd overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-CLE-#7 ... 1984-CLE-#3
MLB DebutApril 14,1986 [26.021]
OrganizationsCLE [7] KCA [2] ATL [1] CIN [1] MON [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18739Retrosheet IDtayld001MLBAM ID123132
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed95Power28Contact63XBH26RBIs22Runs82Hitting57Durability62Team.522Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979ArizonaCollegeFrof19652214972122121148293700000.326.404.412.8169115250.388.086.244.37211.6014.801.280.40221.0020.83
1980ArizonaCollegeSoof20592478289109134426383100000.360.446.486.93212020285.409.126.425.42013.3310.880.820.35247.0022.47
1981Waterloo IndiansMidwAcle-of2149153253340013234244316000.216.326.242.568374184.300.026.307.27913.0423.371.790.000.0012.12
1982Waterloo IndiansMidwAcle-of222710128274106205242003010.267.408.327.735335128.333.060.446.34618.7515.630.830.000.0018.52
1982Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcle-of221104267112310923350175774012030.289.373.369.74215721495.346.080.291.33811.5214.951.300.40213.0017.07
1982Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13752799150141023970228194015040.285.380.361.74119026623.343.076.321.34013.0015.091.160.32263.5017.33
1983Buffalo BisonsEastAAcle-of23131451951361348389521596358220.302.387.401.78818125525.335.099.395.35911.2412.001.071.5256.3818.38
1984Maine GuidesILAAAcle-of24108406641101624504616415338430.271.339.350.68914222462.300.079.254.3148.8711.471.290.87101.5020.00
1985Maine GuidesILAAAcle-of2511842767107742325294446013410.251.318.300.61812813488.274.049.253.2849.029.431.050.41213.5012.15
1986Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-of2611442875111121102367194758111310.259.332.339.67114523490.298.080.301.3059.5911.841.230.000.0020.72
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca15dh2642100000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1987Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-of27862113545511142311173504110.213.271.261.532557233.250.048.185.2427.3015.022.060.43211.0015.56
1988Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-of2858177294591012125103603000.254.294.316.6105610190.319.062.158.2785.2618.953.600.000.0022.22
1989Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-of299368103001300200000.278.278.361.63913336.294.083.167.2860.005.560.000.000.0030.00
1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of29852724676421182110174415100.279.323.320.643877296.329.041.143.2965.7414.862.590.34272.009.21
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         943085486721192410174615100.279.318.325.64310010332.324.046.146.2955.1213.862.710.30308.0011.63
1990Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of301328352011122300000.179.233.357.59010330.167.178.214.2656.6710.001.503.3328.0060.00
1990Richmond BravesILAAAatl-of30391061727121114692016000.255.319.330.649354122.306.075.142.2997.3816.392.220.82106.0014.81
1990Totals for AAA-AAA         5213420323221258112316000.239.301.336.637457152.275.097.157.2927.2415.132.091.3267.0021.88
1992Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-of32165761230194211210100.211.233.316.54918460.244.105.158.2481.6720.0012.001.6757.0033.33
1992Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-of3281223225882013167113221000.260.301.314.6157010237.304.054.143.2834.6413.502.910.000.0017.24
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         972802870112122209124431100.250.287.314.6018814297.292.064.146.2764.0414.813.670.34280.0020.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter42100000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter104435025919251013921274437134363541158016120.264.334.333.66711671613976.306.069.259.0009.1313.611.490.53166.7617.41
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter7022278358584642510174242851983278511360.256.316.320.636728992548.294.064.219.0007.7712.831.650.39227.8016.95
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2669701802812913118115240117151620350.290.369.380.749369531116.333.090.327.00010.4813.531.290.9988.1818.86
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter76254536081019439486319010.236.360.276.636709312.314.040.362.00015.3820.191.310.000.0015.00
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12446813116122112555614676800000.344.426.451.87721135535.399.107.340.00012.5212.711.010.37234.0021.74
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter42100000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162814100000000000000.000.000.000.0000081.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625439214416634368215684212220.264.334.333.66718125617.306.069.259.0009.1313.611.490.53166.7617.41

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1988Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-Rel28000.0010100003.01000310001.333.00--9.003.000.33--
1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-Rel290013.5010100102.04331110002.5018.004.504.504.501.00--
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter005.4020200105.05331420001.809.001.807.203.600.50--
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter005.4020200105.05331420001.809.001.807.203.600.50--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings005.408808800440220.022013213244176880001.809.001.807.203.600.50--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Waterloo Indians MidwAcle21OF87--127541136132.9711.52------49177.664.0
1981Waterloo Indians MidwAcle21OF42--516215957.9661.36------4985.730.9
1982Waterloo Indians MidwAcle22OF27--493115352.9811.93------27100.019.4
1982Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcle22OF109--2569143279265.9502.43------11099.176.2
1983Buffalo Bisons EastAAcle23OF126--2231091242233.9631.85------13196.290.6
1984Maine Guides ILAAAcle24OF107--234931246243.9882.27------10899.178.7
1985Maine Guides ILAAAcle25OF116--266411-281270.9612.33------11898.383.5
1986Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca26OF114--339651350345.9863.03------114100.080.3
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26DH2---------------450.01.2
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26OF1---------------425.00.6
1987Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27OF75--141721150148.9871.97------8687.253.6
1988Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon28OF51--12732-132130.9852.55------5887.935.9
1989Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle29OF8--15---15151.0001.88------988.95.8
1989Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle29OF80--182621190188.9892.35------8594.156.3
1990Richmond Braves ILAAAatl30OF28--544115958.9832.07------3971.819.3
1990Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle30OF10--21---21211.0002.10------1376.97.0
1992Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin32OF16--31-1-3231.9691.94------16100.011.2
1992Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin32OF65--118432125122.9761.88------8180.245.1
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 8 season(s)-   OF646--14824329715541525.9812.36------6460.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF259--52519244568544.9582.10------2590.00.0
A Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF156--2271473248241.9721.54------1560.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Waterloo Indians MidwAcle21---------129-
1982Waterloo Indians MidwAcle22---------27-
1982Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcle22---------109-
1983Buffalo Bisons EastAAcle23---------126-
1984Maine Guides ILAAAcle24---------107-
1985Maine Guides ILAAAcle25---------116-
1986Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca26---------114-
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26---------12
1987Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27---------75-
1988Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon28---------51-
1989Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle29---------8-
1989Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle29---------80-
1990Richmond Braves ILAAAatl30---------28-
1990Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle30---------10-
1992Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin32---------16-
1992Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin32---------65-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1985-10-03TradeTraded by Indians to Royals for Keith Creel. 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1986Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll2660,000-61436-386,34760,00060,000
* 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