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Claudell WashingtonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1973-1990 MLB Years: 1974-1990
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World Series Champion

PositionsOF-1685, DH-75Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameClaudell Washington
Height6-0Weight190BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 31,1954 [63.325]PlaceLos Angeles,California
High SchoolBerkeley (Berkeley,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1972 by the Oakland Athletics.
Signing Bonus$3,000Signing ScoutsJim Guinn
MLB DebutJuly 5,1974 [19.308]
OrganizationsATL [6] NYA [4] OAK [4] CHA [3] CAL [2] TEX [2] NYN [1] Awards2Awards Voting1-22
TBC Player ID19425Retrosheet IDwashc001MLBAM ID123962
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (OF) in 1974
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed87Power71Contact35XBH63RBIs64Runs64Hitting73Durability64Team.507Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973BurlingtonMidwA-18108447921442551381000000000.322.322.488.81021843447.302.166.166.3610.000.000.002.9134.3829.86
1974BirminghamSouAA-1974294641062331155000000000.361.361.571.93216837294.336.210.211.4200.000.000.003.7426.7334.91
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak15dh-of1973221166310501968134411116.285.326.376.7028315237.354.091.140.3205.4918.573.380.000.0023.81
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak15of2014859086182247107740153280517912.308.345.424.76925041635.339.116.212.3455.0412.602.501.5759.0022.53
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak15of211344906512620655337203090334113.257.302.353.65517331530.303.096.192.3035.6616.983.000.9498.0024.60
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex15of2212952163148312126821825112314910.284.318.420.73821945554.339.136.209.3204.5120.224.482.1743.4230.41
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex15of-dh2312421700020111200001.167.186.167.3537043.233.000.000.1652.3327.9112.000.000.000.00
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha18of2386314338316563155125712427.264.290.404.69412727333.302.140.178.3083.6017.124.751.8052.3332.53
1978Totals for AL-AL         98356349016563356136912428.253.278.376.65413427376.295.123.157.2913.4618.355.311.6059.3330.00
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha18of2413147179132335136619112893324710.280.322.454.77621451508.322.174.251.3375.5118.313.322.5636.2338.64
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha18of2532901526421124251911005.289.333.411.74437797.357.122.200.3355.1519.593.801.0390.0026.92
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn15of257928438781641042175206310155.275.324.465.78913230306.321.190.303.3456.5420.593.153.2728.4038.46
1980Totals for MLB-MLB         1113745310420611542172582211510.278.326.452.77816937403.330.174.278.3426.2020.353.282.7334.0035.58
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl18of26853203793223537126154748216.291.328.425.75313630349.326.134.200.3414.3013.473.131.4364.0032.26
1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl15of2715056394150246168033105010761699.266.330.416.74623446626.300.150.279.3287.9917.092.142.5635.1930.67
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl15of28134496751382489443193510301668.278.322.413.73520541538.331.135.250.3236.5119.142.941.6755.1129.71
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl15of291204166211921217612195977103811.286.374.469.84319540479.314.183.353.37212.3216.081.313.5524.4733.61
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl15of3012239862110146154314440661021111.276.342.455.79718135441.298.179.304.3449.0714.971.653.4026.5331.82
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl15of3140137173711051447142601104.270.336.460.7966316153.299.190.270.3519.1516.991.863.2727.4043.24
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya18of31541351932506166173320003.237.285.407.6925511144.271.170.259.3084.8622.924.714.1722.5034.38
1986Totals for MLB-MLB         9427236691601130108215921107.254.311.434.74511827297.286.180.265.3307.0719.872.813.7024.7339.13
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya18of321023124287170944101275400023.279.336.420.75613126339.313.141.256.3317.9615.932.002.6534.6729.89
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya18of33126455621402231164156247420427.308.342.442.78420136485.345.134.207.3494.9515.263.082.2741.3625.71
1989California AngelsALMLBcal18of34110418531141841342135278423137.273.319.428.74717935451.314.155.239.3345.9918.633.112.8832.1530.70
1990California AngelsALMLBcal18of351234361013102800001.176.222.294.51610236.200.118.206.2365.5622.224.002.7834.0033.33
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya17of35338041311063121700111.163.181.200.38116283.203.037.088.1662.4120.488.500.000.0015.38
1980Totals for AL-AL         4511471921194142500112.167.193.228.421264119.202.061.123.1883.3621.016.250.84114.0021.05
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter19126787926188433469164824312134468126636255177140.278.325.420.74528485677367.318.142.237.0006.3517.182.712.2341.3830.10
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter18274115625048824136000000000.337.337.521.85838680741.315.184.184.0000.000.000.003.2430.8832.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter74294641062331155000000000.361.361.571.93216837294.336.210.211.0000.000.000.003.7426.7334.91
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter108447921442551381000000000.322.322.488.81021843447.302.166.166.0000.000.000.002.9134.3829.86
Atlanta Braves Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter65123303476471162567279115452134261211203549.278.339.435.77410142082586.312.157.279.0008.2416.472.002.5934.7832.15
Oakland Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter355130116737154181514983437521495121131.285.326.389.715506871402.328.104.192.0005.3515.262.851.0786.7323.45
New York Yankees Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3159821272724542613034960178405514.277.320.410.730403751051.314.133.220.0005.7116.942.972.4737.7727.57
Chicago White Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter249875127241531220109281845169558922.275.312.432.74437885938.318.157.219.0004.8018.023.762.1343.7535.27
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14156364155312127021926124314911.275.309.401.71022645597.332.126.194.0004.3620.774.772.0146.9229.03
California Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter122452561201941445145299223138.265.312.418.73018937487.305.153.237.0005.9518.893.172.8732.2930.83
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7928438781641042175206310155.275.324.465.78913230306.321.190.303.0006.5420.593.153.2728.4038.46
Average MLB - Per 162 games162575781602861470261140107324712.278.325.420.74524148624.318.142.237.0006.3517.182.712.2341.3830.10
Average Minor - Per 162 games16266013922343721121000000000.337.337.521.85834471660.315.184.184.0000.000.000.003.2430.8832.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak19DH38---------------7352.123.5
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak19OF32--6321-6665.9852.03------7343.819.8
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak20OF148--305871320313.9782.11------148100.091.4
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak21OF126--27610112297286.9632.27------13494.078.3
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak21DH4---------------1343.02.5
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex22OF127--2551163272266.9782.09------12998.478.4
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex22DH1---------------1290.80.6
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23OF82--15967-172165.9592.01------8695.350.9
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex23OF7--11-1-1211.9171.57------1258.34.3
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex23DH4---------------1233.32.5
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23DH1---------------861.20.6
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24OF122--256773270263.9742.16------13193.176.3
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24DH3---------------1312.31.9
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn25OF70--1231231138135.9781.93------7988.643.2
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25OF23--411314542.9331.83------3271.914.4
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25DH2---------------326.31.3
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26OF79--14551-151150.9931.90------8592.974.5
1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27OF139--2219123242230.9501.65------15092.785.8
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28OF128--218863232226.9741.77------13495.579.0
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl29OF107--17046-180174.9671.63------12089.266.0
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30OF99--122351130125.9621.26------12281.161.1
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya31OF39--66-1-6766.9851.69------5472.224.1
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31OF38--4412-4745.9571.18------4095.023.6
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya32OF72--166321171169.9882.35------10270.644.4
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya32DH13---------------10212.78.0
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya33OF117--309551319314.9842.68------12692.972.7
1989California AngelsALMLBcal34OF100--187652198193.9751.93------11090.961.7
1989California AngelsALMLBcal34DH7---------------1106.44.3
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya35OF21--422--44441.0002.10------3363.613.0
1990California AngelsALMLBcal35OF9--191--20201.0002.22------1275.05.6
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya35DH2---------------336.11.2
MLB Totals for OF - 17 season(s)-   OF1685--3198104912233933302.9731.96------16850.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 9 season(s)-   DH75---------------750.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak19---------3238
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak20---------148-
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak21---------1264
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex22---------1271
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23---------821
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex23---------74
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24---------1223
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn25---------70-
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25---------232
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26---------79-
1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27---------139-
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28---------128-
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl29---------107-
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30---------99-
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya31---------39-
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31---------38-
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya32---------7213
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya33---------117-
1989California AngelsALMLBcal34---------1007
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya35---------212
1990California AngelsALMLBcal35---------9-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB19411131000000000000.273.273.364.6374111.273.091.0910.000.000.000.000.0033.33
1974Oakland AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB1957140000001100000.571.625.5711.196408.667.000.14312.5012.501.000.000.000.00
1975Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB20312131001000200000.250.250.333.5834112.300.083.0830.0016.670.000.000.0033.33
1982Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB2739030000002200000.333.455.333.7883011.429.000.22218.1818.181.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs1032292001002400000.281.324.344.66811234.321.063.1255.8811.762.000.000.0022.22
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs57140000001100000.571.625.5711.196408.667.000.14312.5012.501.000.000.000.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1979American League Player of the Week (September 3-September 9)1
1982NL Player of the Month (September)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1990-10-04Released by Yankees. 
1990-04-29TradeTraded by Angels with Rich Monteleone to Yankees for Luis Polonia. 
1989-01-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1988-10-24Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1986-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-06-30TradeTraded by Braves with Paul Zuvella to Yankees for Andre Robertson and Ken Griffey. 
1980-11-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1980-10-31Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1980-06-07TradeTraded by White Sox to Mets for Jesse Anderson. 
1978-05-16TradeTraded by Rangers with Rusty Torres to White Sox for Bobby Bonds. 
1977-03-26TradeTraded by Athletics to Rangers for Rodney Scott, Jim Umbarger and Cash. 
1972-07-07ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Athletics. 
* 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
1972Oakland Athletics-173,000-------3,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
1985Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll30800,000-81686++370,78060,000803,000
1986New York YankeesTeam Payroll31750,000-1321081++386,34760,0001,553,000
1986Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll31750,000-132981++386,34760,0001,553,000
1987New York YankeesTeam Payroll32480,000-2121370++344,90660,0002,033,000
1988New York YankeesTeam Payroll33480,000-2251669++392,10762,5002,513,000
1989California AngelsTeam Payroll34975,000-111687++429,80262,5003,488,000
1990California AngelsTeam Payroll35675,000-2371567++515,727100,0004,163,000
1990New York YankeesTeam Payroll35675,000-2371467++515,727100,0004,163,000
* 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