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Bobby TolanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1963-1979 MLB Years: 1965-1979
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World Series Champion

PositionsOF-1005, 1B-130Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Tolan
Height5-11Weight170BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateNovember 19,1945 [72.239]PlaceLos Angeles,California
High SchoolFremont (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1963 by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
MLB DebutSeptember 3,1965 [19.288]
OrganizationsSLN [5] CIN [4] SDN [3] PHI [2] PIT [2] Awards1Awards Voting2-23
TBC Player ID18940Retrosheet IDtolab101MLBAM ID123377
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed84Power55Contact67XBH55RBIs60Runs76Hitting56Durability47Team.545Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1963RenoCalifA+-17752996381125842000000000.271.271.425.69612725299.251.154.154.3060.000.000.002.6837.3830.86
1964TulsaTexAA-18130475741412710968000000000.297.297.453.75021546475.283.156.156.3280.000.000.001.8952.7832.62
1965JacksonvilleILAAA-19145558861622510848000000000.290.290.414.70423143558.280.124.124.3100.000.000.001.4369.7526.54
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln17of1917698132006210410101.188.197.217.41415271.197.029.043.1860.005.630.000.000.0015.38
1966TulsaPCLAAA-2044171285763426000000000.333.333.474.8078113171.317.141.140.3540.000.000.002.3442.7522.81
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln17of204393101651161261520221.172.233.280.513267103.190.108.161.2225.8314.562.500.9793.0043.75
1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln17of21110265356773632127194343306.253.309.370.6799816294.279.117.208.3086.4614.632.262.0444.1723.88
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln17of2292278286412151795134232038.230.272.335.6079318296.255.105.165.2764.3914.193.231.6955.6028.13
1969Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28of2315263710419425102193261227921510229.305.347.474.82130256691.329.169.234.3693.9113.313.413.0430.3328.87
1970Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28of2415258911218634616805720629489739.316.384.475.85928056675.350.159.328.3839.1913.931.522.3736.8130.11
1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28of261496048817128588242154488667515.283.334.386.72023341667.317.103.220.3276.6013.192.001.2075.5023.98
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28of27129457429414295115102768377211.206.251.304.55513925501.220.098.168.2525.3913.572.521.8050.7826.60
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28of2895357459516184079204196245.266.320.384.70413725394.281.118.168.3215.0810.412.052.0344.6326.32
1975San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28of29147506581291945431113284510142315.255.306.338.64417128560.271.083.134.2975.008.041.610.89101.2021.71
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi281b-of3011027232717053510573942538.261.285.342.6279312290.283.081.125.2852.4113.455.571.7254.4016.90
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi281b311516120001001400000.125.176.125.3012017.167.000.063.1485.8823.534.000.000.000.00
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit241b31497471540291141001101.203.241.338.57925680.206.135.189.2565.0012.502.502.5037.0040.00
1977Totals for NL-NL         6490817402101151401101.189.229.300.52927697.200.111.167.2375.1514.432.802.0645.0035.29
1979San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn281b332221240102000204002.190.190.286.4766125.211.096.095.2070.008.000.000.000.0025.00
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter12824238572112117334864971931002585876564392791.265.314.382.69616202934664.287.117.201.0005.5312.592.281.8449.2826.14
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3941503251441702829184000000000.293.293.435.7286541271503.280.142.142.0000.000.000.001.9351.8328.80
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter18972911421931131274000000000.300.300.428.72831256729.289.128.128.0000.000.000.001.6560.7525.57
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter130475741412710968000000000.297.297.453.75021546475.283.156.156.0000.000.000.001.8952.7832.62
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter752996381125842000000000.271.271.425.69612725299.251.154.154.0000.000.000.002.6837.3830.86
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter58222873466451012354306140571603423232231244.282.335.417.7529541782534.309.135.241.0006.3113.502.142.1342.3527.60
San Diego Padres Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter26488410522835613851822488819244722.258.309.355.66431454979.273.097.147.0004.908.991.831.3368.0023.68
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2627058116026512612415381041056516.227.274.329.60323243764.249.102.169.0004.9713.612.741.5758.7526.88
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12528833737053610584342538.253.279.330.6099512307.278.077.122.0002.6114.015.381.6357.6016.44
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter497471540291141001101.203.241.338.57925680.206.135.189.0005.0012.502.502.5037.0040.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16253672142224116324133374885311.265.314.382.69620537589.287.117.201.0005.5312.592.281.8449.2826.14
Average Minor - Per 162 games16261810318129121276000000000.293.293.435.72826952618.280.142.142.0000.000.000.001.9351.8328.80

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19OF17--32-1-3332.9701.88------17100.010.6
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20OF26--3912-4240.9521.54------4360.516.0
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln201B1--2---221.0002.00------432.30.6
1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21OF80--118411123122.9921.53------11072.749.7
1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln211B13--1075-71121121.0008.62------11011.88.1
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22OF67--116341123119.9671.78------9272.841.4
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln221B9--839-792921.00010.22------929.85.6
1969Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23OF150--3626103378368.9742.45------15298.792.6
1970Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24OF150--34978-364356.9782.37------15298.792.6
1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26OF149-1323401943414410.9902.750.31-----149100.096.8
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27OF120-10332799101298288.9662.400.28-----12993.074.1
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28OF88--16155-171166.9711.89------9592.654.3
1975San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29OF120--230571242235.9711.96------14781.674.1
1975San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn291B27--10615-71211211.0004.48------14718.416.7
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi301B50--35413336370367.9927.34------11045.530.9
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30OF35--4112-4442.9551.20------11031.821.6
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit311B20--1066-91121121.0005.60------4940.812.3
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi311B5--161111817.9443.40------1533.33.1
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31OF2--3---331.0001.50------494.11.2
1979San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn331B5--102-212121.0002.40------2222.73.1
1979San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33OF1---------------224.50.6
MLB Totals for OF - 13 season(s)-   OF1005-2356213150541022352181.9762.170.93-----10050.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 7 season(s)-   1B130--78451469839835.9956.42------1300.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19---------17-
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20--1------26-
1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21--13------80-
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22--9------67-
1969Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23---------150-
1970Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24---------150-
1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26---------149-
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27---------120-
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28---------88-
1975San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29--27------120-
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30--50------35-
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31--20------2-
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31--5--------
1979San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33--5------1-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1967St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB2132100000001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.50033.3333.331.000.000.000.00
1968St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB2211000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1970Cincinnati RedsChamp. SeriesMLB24312350012101100000.417.462.6671.1298113.400.250.4177.697.691.007.6912.0020.00
1970Cincinnati RedsWorld SeriesMLB24519541011103200000.211.318.421.7398222.188.210.42113.649.090.674.5519.0050.00
1972Cincinnati RedsChamp. SeriesMLB26521351104000400000.238.238.381.6198221.294.143.1430.0019.050.000.000.0040.00
1972Cincinnati RedsWorld SeriesMLB26726271006501400000.269.296.308.6048127.318.039.2693.7014.814.000.000.0014.29
1976Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB3032000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs11356101116101500000.286.306.457.76316336.310.171.2292.7813.895.002.7835.0030.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 4 yrs16488112017605800000.229.302.333.63516353.256.104.3339.4315.091.601.8948.0027.27

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1980San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn34First Base Coach1627389.45119.56Jerry Coleman
1981San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn35First Base Coach1104169.37326.06Frank Howard
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn36First Base Coach1628181.5008.04Dick Williams
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn37First Base Coach1628181.50010.04Dick Williams
1984Beaumont Golden GatorsTexAAMinorsdn38Manager1368947.654--1 Lost in Finals
1985Beaumont Golden GatorsTexAAMinorsdn39Manager1366967.50717.02 
1987Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea41Hitting Coach1627884.4817.04Dick Williams
1988Erie OriolesNYPLA-Minorbal42Manager774631.5971.52 
1989Erie OriolesNYPLA-Minorbal43Manager742549.33818.07 
2005Bristol White SoxAppRkMinorcha59Hitting Coach663036.45517.52Jerry Hairston
2006Great Falls White SoxPioRkMinorcha60Manager762848.36823.04 -
* 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
1972NL Comeback Player of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1979-10-19Released by Padres. 
1979-07-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1977-10-25Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1977-06-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1977-05-25Released by Phillies. 
1976-04-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1976-02-12Released by Padres. 
1973-11-09TradeTraded by Reds with Dave Tomlin to Padres for Clay Kirby. 
1968-10-11TradeTraded by Cardinals with Wayne Granger to Reds for Vada Pinson. 
1963-12-02Selected by Cardinals from Pirates in first year minor league draft. 
1963-01-01ContractSigned 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.