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Dave Van GorderTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1987 MLB Years: 1982-1987
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Drafted

PositionsC-868, 1B-17, OF-2Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Thomas Van Gorder
Height6-2Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 27,1957 [61.261]PlaceLos Angeles,California
High SchoolChandler (Chandler,AZ)
CollegeUSC (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Cincinnati Reds [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (43rd overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Philadelphia Phillies [Team Picks] in the 9th round (204th overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutJune 15,1982 [25.080]
OrganizationsCIN [9] BAL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19155Retrosheet IDvangd001MLBAM ID123645
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Player Notes:   Member of the 1976-1977 United States National Baseball team
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed21Power44Contact68XBH47RBIs47Runs35Hitting43Durability45Team.500Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977USCPac8NCAA-1c2055192366515223900263000000.339.417.469.8869019218.394.130.266.39711.9313.761.150.9296.0029.23
1978Nashville SoundsSouAAcin-c2173217235710012500252411200.263.339.323.6627011246.289.060.175.30910.169.760.960.41217.0019.30
1979Nashville SoundsSouAAcin-c221374615813127166401626622600.284.367.386.75317834533.316.102.234.34411.6312.381.061.1376.8325.95
1980Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-c2371253115712132611223812300.225.287.316.6038016281.251.091.178.2777.8313.521.731.0784.3328.07
1981Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-c2412343250108210156601385812570.250.309.403.71217436478.255.153.238.3197.9512.131.533.1428.8033.33
1982Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-c255417421467042901172503310.264.325.374.6996511197.284.110.201.3148.6312.691.472.0343.5023.91
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24,60c2551137425310710141912024.182.263.219.482304154.212.037.146.2259.0912.341.360.000.0016.00
1983Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-c261173803886170548243360110410.226.287.311.59811822428.254.085.166.2737.7114.021.821.1776.0025.58
1984Wichita AerosAmerAAAcin-c2767205265414143620231710610.263.332.400.7328219235.263.137.259.3279.797.230.741.7051.2535.19
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23c27381011023200600121700022.228.310.248.558252113.274.020.139.25910.6215.041.420.000.008.70
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23c28731511236702240091912326.238.280.325.605499166.256.087.146.2675.4211.452.111.2075.5025.00
1986Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAcin-c296618026416111911312830400.228.344.289.633528218.258.061.233.29914.2212.840.900.46180.0019.51
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23c29910000000001200001.000.091.000.0910011.000.000.100.0649.0918.182.000.000.000.00
1987Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-c302266792015005301000.136.197.212.40914372.129.076.152.1896.944.170.601.3966.0033.33
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal14c301221450011003600001.238.333.381.7148124.286.143.286.32112.5025.002.004.1721.0020.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1834203089121338103963243614.212.280.267.54711216468.241.055.150.0008.3313.461.620.64140.0017.98
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter730236826058911644031869256319102133100.249.321.352.6738331602688.269.103.210.0009.5211.871.251.4959.2027.16
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter5201690179401793332296816922971825100.237.305.346.6515851151909.253.109.208.0008.8512.001.361.7351.2128.68
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2106788118837178901879033800.277.358.366.72424845779.307.089.215.00011.1711.551.030.9096.8623.94
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter55192366515223900263000000.339.417.469.8869019218.394.130.266.00011.9313.761.150.9296.0029.23
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1713992684121237103657243613.211.277.261.53810415444.239.050.143.0008.1112.841.580.45199.5017.86
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1221450011003600001.238.333.381.7148124.286.143.286.00012.5025.002.004.1721.0020.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623722779111334103556243512.212.280.267.5479914414.241.055.150.0008.3313.461.620.64140.0017.98
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625265813126197112577125720.249.321.352.67318536597.269.103.210.0009.5211.871.251.4959.2027.16

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1987Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-Rel300018.0010100101.03222010003.0027.0018.00--9.000.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0018.0010100101.03222010003.0027.0018.00--9.000.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0018.0010100101.03222010003.0027.0018.00--9.000.00--
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings0018.002200220002200220.066044044044002200003.0027.0018.00--9.000.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Nashville Sounds SouAAcin21C71--3963854439434.9896.11-----67397.350.4
1979Nashville Sounds SouAAcin22C131--7267467806800.9936.11-----613795.691.0
1979Nashville Sounds SouAAcin221B9--554-459591.0006.56------1376.66.3
1980Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin23C70--4404543489485.9926.93------7198.651.9
1980Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin231B1--2---221.0002.00------711.40.7
1981Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin24C121--7057378785778.9916.43-----312398.489.0
1981Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin241B3--7211109.9003.00------1232.42.2
1982Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin25C52--2603636299296.9905.69-----45496.338.2
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25C51--2731843295291.9865.71-51-100.0351100.031.5
1983Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin26C112--66667314736733.9966.54-----711795.782.4
1983Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin26OF2--71--881.0004.00------1171.71.5
1984Wichita Aeros AmerAAAcin27C58--3432431370367.9926.33-----46786.637.4
1984Wichita Aeros AmerAAAcin271B2--721-109.9004.50------673.01.3
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27C36--19411-12052051.0005.69-27-100.013894.722.2
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin271B1---------------382.60.6
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28C70--2551132269266.9893.80-34-100.017395.943.5
1986Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin29C55--26829-32972971.0005.40-----56683.338.7
1986Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin291B1--1---111.0001.00------661.50.7
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29C7--20---20201.0002.86-2-100.0-977.84.3
1987Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal30C22--1261612143142.9936.45------22100.015.8
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30C12--4411-4645.9783.75-11-100.0-12100.07.4
MLB Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C176--7864186835827.9904.70-125-100.051760.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 7 season(s)-   C490--2808290213731193098.9936.32-----234900.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B7--174212321.9133.00------70.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF2--71--881.0004.00------20.00.0
AA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C202--1122112111112451234.9916.11-----122020.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B9--554-459591.0006.56------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Nashville Sounds SouAAcin21-71---------
1979Nashville Sounds SouAAcin22-1319--------
1980Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin23-701--------
1981Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin24-1213--------
1982Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin25-52---------
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25-51---------
1983Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin26-112-------2-
1984Wichita Aeros AmerAAAcin27-582--------
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27-361--------
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28-70---------
1986Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin29-551--------
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29-7---------
1987Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal30-22---------
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30-12---------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-12-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1986-11-11Released by Reds. 
* 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
1985Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll2860,000-51636-370,78060,00060,000
1986Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll29150,000-4521835386,34760,000210,000
1987Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll3060,000-59541-344,90660,000270,000
* 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