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Duane WardTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1982-1996 MLB Years: 1986-1995
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
World Series Champion

PositionsP-643Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRoy Duane Ward
Height6-4Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 28,1964 [54.023]PlacePark View,New Mexico
High SchoolFarmington (Farmington,NM)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 1st round (9th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsBob Wadsworth
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-ATL-#3 ... 1984-ATL-#3 ... 1985-ATL-#1 ... 1986-ATL-#1
MLB DebutApril 12,1986 [21.319]
OrganizationsTOR [10] ATL [5] CHN [1] Awards0Awards Voting3-11
TBC Player ID19388Retrosheet IDwardd001MLBAM ID123929
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts65Walks38Hittable66SO/BB53vsPower66Hitting0Durability66Team.506Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1982Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl-ST18234.53880100045.2452523024312001.518.87--4.736.111.29.400-
1982Anderson BravesSALAatl-S/R18125.32541001023.2241614015184001.659.13--5.706.851.20.333-
1982Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0354.8013121101068.0694137039496001.568.96--5.066.361.26.3752.99
1983Durham BullsCaroA+atl-ST1911134.29282806200178.01651038520751156001.358.331.013.795.801.53.458-
1984Greenville BravesSouAAatl-ST20494.99212014000104.21087158957548001.589.290.774.904.640.95.308-
1985Greenville BravesSouAAatl-ST2111104.20282443010150.0141837041051009001.648.460.246.306.000.95.524-
1985Richmond BravesILAAAatl-Rel210111.8151400305.08971830003.0013.501.6913.505.060.38.000-
1985Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R011114.46332583040155.0149927751131039001.698.630.296.555.970.91.5003.96
1986Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ST22753.98202003000117.21255652952674001.509.560.693.985.121.29.583-
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl48Rel22017.3110010006016.02213132880101.8812.381.134.504.501.00.0004.90
1986Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31S/R220113.5021100102.03430411003.5013.50--18.004.500.25.0007.77
1987Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-R/CL23223.894634300291476.0593533742677001.326.960.834.957.901.60.500-
1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31Rel23106.9412111004011.21499012100002.2310.80--9.267.710.831.0004.24
1988Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31R/CL24933.3064064003215111.210146415609110351.448.140.404.847.331.52.7503.47
1989Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31R/CL254103.7766066003915114.294554845812213051.337.380.314.559.582.10.2862.74
1990Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31R/CL26283.4573073003911127.210151499421125011.127.120.632.967.902.67.2002.98
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31R/CL27762.7781081004623107.08036333331326021.056.710.252.7711.074.00.5381.74
1992Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31R/CL28741.9579079003512101.07627225391037011.136.750.443.469.152.64.6362.58
1993Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31CL29232.137107100704571.2491717425977011.036.150.503.1412.183.88.4002.09
1994Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-S/R30104.5031200004.04220040001.009.00----9.000.001.000-
1995Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-S/R31016.2332100004.04331140101.158.312.082.088.314.00.000-
1995Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-Rel311115.0060600106.01410100240002.6721.00--3.006.002.00.500-
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R01211.32927001010.01813131380102.0315.680.872.616.972.67.3333.68
1995Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31Rel310127.0040400002.2111080532016.0037.12--16.8710.120.60.0007.60
1996Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-Rel32016.3560600005.25442431001.597.943.186.354.760.75.000-
1996Orlando CubsSouAAchn-Rel320127.0020200101.04440200104.5027.00--13.50--0.00.000-
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel00210.2980800106.19882631102.1411.572.577.713.860.50.0008.60
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter32373.28462246000272121663.255126824332286679514161.267.440.433.869.172.37.464-0.05
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter40494.54181111701723614719.07064213655338747041201.518.790.664.825.851.21.449-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1094.47772453303314204.02061101021710414111001.519.030.754.566.181.36.526-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter15204.64514477020255.12531581321316415417101.638.890.465.775.410.94.429-
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter12154.40403196200191.01781129423801267101.348.331.083.745.901.58.444-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter125.32541001023.2241614015184001.659.13--5.706.851.20.333-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter234.53880100045.2452523024312001.518.87--4.736.111.29.400-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter32363.18452245000266121647.252925523030278671513161.247.320.413.859.282.41.471-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter017.3110010006016.02213132880101.8812.381.134.504.501.00.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11123.281521151009040220.01828880119422417151.267.440.433.869.172.37.478-0.05
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12154.5455342151114220.02151281111611814312101.518.790.664.825.851.21.444-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Greenville BravesSouAAatl-p20216010000000401000.167.167.167.334107.500.000.000.1510.0057.140.000.000.000.00
1985Greenville BravesSouAAatl-p21288110011000200000.125.125.500.625418.000.375.375.2640.0025.000.0012.508.00100.00
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl48p22101000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4914120011000601000.143.143.357.5005115.143.214.214.0000.0040.000.006.6714.0050.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4914120011000601000.143.143.357.5005115.143.214.214.0000.0040.000.006.6714.0050.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16216000000000000000.000.000.000.0000016.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162463700330002003000.143.143.357.50017350.143.214.214.0000.0040.000.006.6714.0050.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl18P8--210-112121.0001.50------8100.012.7
1982Anderson Braves SALAatl18P5---3--331.0000.60------5100.03.5
1983Durham Bulls CaroA+atl19P28--1346316259.9522.11------28100.020.4
1984Greenville Braves SouAAatl20P21--817112625.9621.19------21100.014.9
1985Greenville Braves SouAAatl21P28--922123231.9691.11------28100.019.4
1985Richmond Braves ILAAAatl21P5--11-1221.0000.40------5100.03.6
1986Richmond Braves ILAAAatl22P20--1311112524.9601.20------20100.014.3
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl22P10-16-6--661.0000.600.38-----10100.06.2
1986Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor22P2-21---111.0000.500.50-----2100.01.2
1987Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor23P46--691-1615.9380.33------46100.032.9
1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor23P12-1122--441.0000.330.36-----12100.07.4
1988Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor24P64-1116121-1918.9470.280.16-----64100.039.5
1989Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25P66-114521122726.9630.390.23-----66100.040.7
1990Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26P73-1279181-2827.9640.370.21-----73100.045.1
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27P81-107911112120.9520.250.19-----81100.050.0
1992Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28P79-1014111-1615.9380.190.15-----79100.048.8
1993Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29P71-7115--661.0000.080.08-----71100.043.8
1994Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor30P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.3
1995Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor31P3--11--221.0000.67------3100.02.2
1995Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor31P6---1--111.0000.17------6100.04.3
1995Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31P4-2--1-1---------4100.02.8
1996Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn32P6--12-1331.0000.50------6100.04.4
1996Orlando Cubs SouAAchn32P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P462-662378663129123.9530.270.19-----4620.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P77--2022224442.9550.55------770.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P51--1740235957.9661.12------510.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P40--1550326865.9561.63------400.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5---3--331.0000.60------50.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--210-112121.0001.50------80.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl188----------
1982Anderson Braves SALAatl185----------
1983Durham Bulls CaroA+atl1928----------
1984Greenville Braves SouAAatl2021----------
1985Greenville Braves SouAAatl2128----------
1985Richmond Braves ILAAAatl215----------
1986Richmond Braves ILAAAatl2220----------
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2210----------
1986Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor222----------
1987Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor2346----------
1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2312----------
1988Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2464----------
1989Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2566----------
1990Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2673----------
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2781----------
1992Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2879----------
1993Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2971----------
1994Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor303----------
1995Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor313----------
1995Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor316----------
1995Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor314----------
1996Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn326----------
1996Orlando Cubs SouAAchn322----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1989Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB25007.362003.2633502.8114.730.007.3612.271.670.00.000
1991Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB27016.232014.1431601.228.310.002.0812.466.000.00.000
1992Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB28106.753004.0531201.5011.250.002.254.502.000.001.000
1992Toronto Blue JaysWorld SeriesMLB28200.004003.1101600.652.700.002.7016.206.000.001.000
1993Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB29005.794024.2433801.677.710.005.7915.432.670.00.000
1993Toronto Blue JaysWorld SeriesMLB29101.934024.2310700.715.790.000.0013.5000.001.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 4 yrs116.4811011000316.7190120821001.6210.260.004.3211.342.630.00.500
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs301.1380800028.04010113000.634.500.001.1314.6313.000.001.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1995-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-07-06TradeTraded by Braves to Blue Jays for Doyle Alexander. 
* 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
1986Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll2260,000-61436-386,34760,00060,000
1986Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll2260,000-61436-386,34760,00060,000
1987Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll2360,000-59537-344,90660,000120,000
1988Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll2480,000-5342224392,10762,500200,000
1989Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll25168,500-4381946429,80262,500368,500
1990Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll26300,000-3911644515,727100,000668,500
1991Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll27800,000-2421165++742,231100,0001,468,500
1992Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll282,425,000-112887++962,245109,0003,893,500
1993Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll293,350,000-76892++968,431109,0007,243,500
1995Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll314,750,000-45596++999,520109,00011,993,500
* 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