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Dave ValleTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1997 MLB Years: 1984-1996
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PositionsC-1516, 1B-30, DH-20, OF-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Valle
Height6-2Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 30,1960 [57.261]PlaceBayside,New York
High SchoolHoly Cross (Flushing,NY)

DraftedSelected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (32nd overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsSteve RayBill Kearns
MLB DebutSeptember 7,1984 [23.312]
OrganizationsSEA [16] TEX [2] ATL [1] BOS [1] MIL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19142Retrosheet IDvalld001MLBAM ID123621
RelationshipsUncle of Matt Valle
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed27Power60Contact63XBH59RBIs64Runs41Hitting51Durability48Team.479Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Bellingham MarinersNwstA-sea-c175716712342022134163414100.204.276.251.527424189.242.047.138.2518.4717.992.131.0683.5011.76
1979Alexandria MarinersCaroA+sea-c185816917365062512232443200.213.318.349.6675911201.213.136.266.30811.4411.941.042.9928.1730.56
1980San Jose MissionsCalifA+sea-c19119430811261401270675054115200.293.379.409.78817626498.311.116.230.36210.0410.841.082.4135.8320.63
1981Lynn SailorsEastAAsea-c20933183882160115435364880220.258.346.412.75813127364.272.154.261.3489.8913.191.333.0228.9132.93
1982Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-c2175234284911142802262611200.209.289.316.6057416264.218.107.209.2799.859.851.001.5258.5032.65
1983Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAsea-c2253176204211032201242830100.239.338.352.6906214204.267.113.244.31911.7613.731.171.4758.6733.33
1984Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-c23862845479131125401453630320.278.379.458.83713026335.280.180.335.37513.4310.750.803.5823.6732.91
1984Seattle MarinersALMLBsea41c231327481014001500000.296.321.444.76512228.333.148.185.3433.5717.865.003.5727.0025.00
1985Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-c244213117458062600201900010.344.430.542.9727114151.368.198.351.42813.2512.580.953.9721.8331.11
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea5c24317021110040011711001.157.181.171.35212173.208.014.029.1631.3723.2917.000.000.009.09
1986Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-c2510535371110212217251414371200.312.392.561.95319844404.306.249.377.41610.1510.641.055.2016.8140.00
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea5c252253101830515007700002.340.417.6791.09636860.317.339.472.47111.6711.671.008.3310.6044.44
1987Seattle MarinersALMLBsea10c269532440831631253201546304213.256.292.435.72714131346.263.179.231.3114.3413.293.073.4727.0037.35
1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea10c279329029671521050011838932013.231.295.400.69511627322.234.169.228.3135.5911.802.113.1129.0040.30
1989Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-c2826000000000010000.000.143.000.143007.000.000.000.1050.000.000.000.000.000.00
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea10c28943163275103734002932613213.237.311.354.66511220355.243.117.209.3038.179.011.101.9745.1426.67
1990Seattle MarinersALMLBsea10c291073083766150733124548740011.214.328.331.65910222364.233.117.260.30912.3613.191.071.9244.0033.33
1991Seattle MarinersALMLBsea10c30132324386381832023449963019.194.286.299.5859717376.204.105.204.2749.0413.031.442.1340.5026.98
1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea10c31124367398816193000275887117.240.305.362.66713326410.262.122.196.3066.5914.152.152.2040.7829.55
1993Seattle MarinersALMLBsea10c321354234810919013631048561784418.258.354.395.74916732500.268.137.253.3389.6011.201.172.6032.5429.36
1994Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23c33307661221150191812012.158.256.250.50619488.193.092.197.23210.2320.452.001.1476.0033.33
1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil18c3316368146015019410011.389.522.6391.16123746.419.250.472.49519.578.700.442.1736.0050.00
1994Totals for AL-AL         4611214268121002182222023.232.348.375.7234211134.273.143.286.32313.4316.421.221.4956.0042.31
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex10c34367571830051061811002.240.305.280.58521383.316.040.133.2737.2321.693.000.000.0016.67
1996Texas RangersALMLBtex10c3542861426613170091700003.302.368.500.868431095.348.198.302.3789.4717.891.893.1628.6738.46
1997Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c361238280002001700103.211.225.211.4368040.250.000.026.1982.5017.507.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter970277531465812112773505725841363331711105.237.314.373.68710342103146.252.136.228.0008.2013.131.602.4536.0431.91
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter7022306340611101477374182328231939141653.265.353.412.7659511822657.277.147.268.00010.6112.011.132.9029.9529.79
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter32210461722915344318254133131122833.278.364.460.8244811001201.282.182.310.00011.0710.910.983.5824.3334.36
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter146494581242701476366076110320.251.343.391.73419341568.270.140.255.00010.5613.381.272.4635.2933.06
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter177599981621901895797378158400.270.362.392.75423537699.284.122.240.00010.4411.161.072.5833.2822.84
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5716712342022134163414100.204.276.251.527424189.242.047.138.0008.4717.992.131.0683.5011.76
Seattle Mariners Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter8462502279588104107231845225356603017997.235.311.371.6829281862834.247.136.225.0007.9412.561.582.5434.7531.63
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7816121449132210153511005.273.339.398.7376413178.333.125.224.0008.4319.662.331.6953.6729.55
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter307661221150191812012.158.256.250.50619488.193.092.197.00010.2320.452.001.1476.0033.33
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter16368146015019410011.389.522.6391.16123746.419.250.472.00019.578.700.442.1736.0050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624635211020213581143691163218.237.314.373.68717335525.252.136.228.0008.2013.131.602.4536.0431.91
Average Minor - Per 162 games16253278141231188645657493411.265.353.412.76521942613.277.147.268.00010.6112.011.132.9029.9529.79

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1980San Jose MissionsCalifA+sea-Rel19000.0010100001.01000220003.009.00--18.0018.001.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100001.01000220003.009.00--18.0018.001.00--
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100001.01000220003.009.00--18.0018.001.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.0022002200000220.02200004404400003.009.00--18.0018.001.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Bellingham Mariners NwstA-sea17C50--33865106413403.9768.06-----235787.770.4
1979Alexandria Mariners CaroA+sea18C54--29044115345334.9686.19-----155893.139.7
1980San Jose Missions CalifA+sea19C101--570102178689672.9756.65------11984.972.7
1981Lynn Sailors EastAAsea20C81--4455665507501.9886.19-----159387.158.7
1981Lynn Sailors EastAAsea201B2--125-217171.0008.50------932.21.4
1982Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea21C70--33547112393382.9725.46-----117593.349.0
1982Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea211B1--122-114141.00014.00------751.30.7
1983Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAsea22C43--2092342236232.9835.40-----15381.130.1
1983Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAsea221B3--301-631311.00010.33------535.72.1
1984Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea23C78--4333464473467.9875.99-----88690.755.7
1984Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23C13--565--61611.0004.69-4357.1213100.08.0
1985Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea24C39--2021111214213.9955.46------4292.927.7
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24C31--11773-127124.9764.00-14287.5-31100.019.1
1986Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea25C84--4046167471465.9875.54-----1110580.058.7
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25C12--5311-5554.9824.50-6185.712254.57.4
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea251B4--372134039.9759.75------2218.22.5
1987Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26C75--4203452459454.9896.05-392362.929578.946.3
1987Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26DH14---------------9514.78.6
1987Seattle MarinersALMLBsea261B2--2---221.0001.00------952.11.2
1987Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26OF1---------------951.10.6
1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27C84--4844767537531.9896.32-482764.059390.352.2
1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27DH3---------------933.21.9
1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea271B1--6--1661.0006.00------931.10.6
1989Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea28C2--6---661.0003.00------2100.01.4
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea28C93--4965243552548.9935.89-483557.869498.957.4
1990Seattle MarinersALMLBsea29C104--6314429677675.9976.49-652869.9910797.264.2
1990Seattle MarinersALMLBsea291B1--2---221.0002.00------1070.90.6
1991Seattle MarinersALMLBsea30C129--6695269727721.9925.59-453159.21513297.779.6
1991Seattle MarinersALMLBsea301B2--7---771.0003.50------1321.51.2
1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea31C122--60662710675668.9905.48-844067.7412498.475.3
1993Seattle MarinersALMLBsea32C135--88171513957952.9957.05-685754.48135100.083.3
1994Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33C28--156531164161.9825.75-17577.323093.324.3
1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil33C12--472--49491.0004.08-8280.011675.010.4
1994Boston Red SoxALMLBbos331B2--1---111.0000.50------306.71.7
1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil33DH2---------------1612.51.7
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex34C29--137121-150149.9935.14-12666.723680.620.1
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex341B7--201-221211.0003.00------3619.44.9
1996Texas RangersALMLBtex35C35--1451312159158.9944.51-16769.6-4283.321.6
1996Texas RangersALMLBtex351B5--5--1551.0001.00------4211.93.1
1996Texas RangersALMLBtex35DH1---------------422.40.6
1997Richmond Braves ILAAAatl36C12--6661-7372.9866.00-----212100.08.5
MLB Totals for C - 13 season(s)-   C902--4898407445653495305.9925.88-47426764.0579020.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B24--803178483.9883.46------240.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH20---------------200.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C285--1446159251416301605.9855.63-----322850.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--122-114141.00014.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C124--65479107743733.9875.91-----161240.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B5--426-848481.0009.60------50.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C155--860146281310341006.9736.49-----151550.00.0
A- Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C50--33865106413403.9768.06-----23500.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Bellingham Mariners NwstA-sea17-50---------
1979Alexandria Mariners CaroA+sea18-54---------
1980San Jose Missions CalifA+sea19-101---------
1981Lynn Sailors EastAAsea20-812--------
1982Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea21-701--------
1983Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAsea22-433--------
1984Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea23-78---------
1984Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23-13---------
1985Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea24-39---------
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24-31---------
1986Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea25-84---------
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25-124--------
1987Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26-752------114
1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27-841-------3
1989Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea28-2---------
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea28-93---------
1990Seattle MarinersALMLBsea29-1041--------
1991Seattle MarinersALMLBsea30-1292--------
1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea31-122---------
1993Seattle MarinersALMLBsea32-135---------
1994Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33-282--------
1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil33-12--------2
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex34-297--------
1996Texas RangersALMLBtex35-355-------1
1997Richmond Braves ILAAAatl36-12---------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1997Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea36Broadcaster1629072.556--1Lou PiniellaLost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea37Broadcaster1617685.47211.53Lou Piniella
1999Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea38Broadcaster1627983.48816.02Lou Piniella
2000Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea39Broadcaster1629171.5620.52Lou PiniellaLost ALCS (Yankees)
2001Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea40Broadcaster16211646.716--1Lou PiniellaLost ALCS (Yankees)
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea41Broadcaster1629369.57410.03Lou Piniella-
2003Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea42Broadcaster1629369.5743.02Bob Melvin-
2004Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea43Broadcaster1626399.38929.04Bob Melvin-
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea44Broadcaster1626993.42626.04Mike Hargrove-
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea45Broadcaster1627884.48115.04Mike Hargrove
2014Everett Aqua SoxNwstA-Minorsea53Manager762848.36818.04 
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1997-01-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1996-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-12-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1994-10-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-06-16TradeTraded by Red Sox to Brewers for Tom Brunansky. 
1993-12-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1993-10-26Free 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
1985Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll2460,000-51640-370,78060,00060,000
1986Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll2560,000-61440-386,34760,000120,000
1987Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll2660,000-59539-344,90660,000180,000
1988Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll27125,000-4441436392,10762,500305,000
1989Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll28315,000-3401058429,80262,500620,000
1990Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll29485,000-311956515,727100,0001,105,000
1991Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll30666,667-285960742,231100,0001,771,667
1992Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll311,666,667-189877++962,245109,0003,438,334
1993Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll322,366,667-148684++968,431109,0005,805,001
1994Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll331,200,000-241774++957,101109,0007,005,001
1994Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll331,200,000-2411174++957,101109,0007,005,001
1995Texas RangersTeam Payroll34619,445-2971268999,520109,0007,624,446
1996Texas RangersTeam Payroll35725,000-2861568957,870109,0008,349,446
* 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