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Dennis WerthHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1984 MLB Years: 1979-1982
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Positions1B-383, C-38, OF-27, DH-12, 3B-7Position when Draftede-1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDennis Dean Werth
Height6-1Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 29,1952 [65.055]PlaceLincoln,Illinois
High SchoolMount Pulaski (Mount Pulaski,IL)
CollegeSouthern Illinois University-Edwardsville (Edwardsville,IL)

DraftedSelected by the New York Yankees in the 19th round (437th overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 17,1979 [26.262]
OrganizationsNYA [9] SLN [2] KCA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19540Retrosheet IDwertd101MLBAM ID124099
RelationshipsFather of Jayson Werth
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed39Power72Contact26XBH70RBIs59Runs64Hitting53Durability30Team.575Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974OneontaNYPLA---21642384280236461000000000.336.336.534.87012733238.325.198.197.3900.000.000.001.6859.5041.25
1975Fort LauderdaleFSLA+--2212138163101185954000000000.265.265.409.67415632381.247.144.144.3030.000.000.002.3642.3331.68
1976West HavenEastAA--2312538656912011757000000000.236.236.425.66116438386.201.189.189.3000.000.000.004.4022.7141.76
1977Syracuse ChiefsILAAAnya-24104312558320594385516943300.266.373.449.82214034373.312.183.356.36713.6718.501.352.4134.6740.96
1978Tacoma YankeesPCLAAAnya-1b25932855795194115813576234400.333.444.544.98815534353.389.211.404.44016.1517.561.093.1225.9135.79
1979Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-1b26133421691262731774358890451000.299.417.499.91621047528.336.200.404.40616.6717.051.023.2224.7637.30
1979New York YankeesALMLBnya241b2634110000000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.000.2270.000.000.000.000.000.00
1980Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-3b27329116205031501212610000.220.372.374.746348113.274.154.374.34918.5823.011.242.6530.3340.00
1980New York YankeesALMLBnya241b-of27396515203031201121901003.308.416.492.90832678.395.184.354.40915.3824.361.583.8521.6730.00
1981Nashville SoundsSouAAnya-c281343912001832131210100.279.448.349.79715158.355.070.395.38322.4120.690.921.7243.008.33
1981Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-of281641814311700161100000.341.526.5371.06322557.448.196.585.48128.0719.300.691.7541.0035.71
1981Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         298417263121532292310100.310.487.440.927376115.400.130.488.43225.2220.000.791.7442.0023.08
1981New York YankeesALMLBnya241b28345576100110121204024.109.269.127.3967171.140.018.255.20016.9016.901.000.000.0016.67
1982Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-1b292329461102101700000.207.233.310.5439230.273.103.172.2423.3323.337.000.000.0033.33
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca161b294115520002004200001.133.316.133.4492019.154.000.267.24421.0510.530.500.000.000.00
1983Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-1b30309011192001100112400100.211.294.233.527212102.284.022.144.25210.7823.532.180.000.0010.53
1983Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-1b30349417234121920122201100.245.327.372.699357108.296.127.277.31811.1120.371.831.8547.0030.43
1983Totals for AAA-AAA         6418428426123020234601200.228.311.304.615569210.290.076.212.28610.9521.902.000.9592.0021.43
1984Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-1b-c314611726288121033302612010.239.399.376.7754411150.292.137.393.36020.0017.330.871.3358.5039.29
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter11713928294031511283305028.209.341.302.643427172.252.093.295.00016.2819.191.181.7446.3324.14
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter83425284336981502876419211930034914152010.276.354.448.80211322542877.293.172.291.00010.4312.131.162.6433.2636.39
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter5111480263414891645239181728733713151910.280.397.453.8506701501814.330.173.368.00015.8218.581.172.4832.8936.23
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13842965103201186532131210100.240.264.417.68117939444.213.177.210.0002.932.700.924.0523.8337.86
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12138163101185954000000000.265.265.409.67415632381.247.144.144.0000.000.000.002.3642.3331.68
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter642384280236461000000000.336.336.534.87012733238.325.198.197.0000.000.000.001.6859.5041.25
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7612423274031311243105027.218.345.323.668407153.267.105.298.00015.6920.261.291.9641.3325.93
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4115520002004200001.133.316.133.4492019.154.000.267.00021.0510.530.500.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162192394060421113946070311.209.341.302.6435810238.252.093.295.00016.2819.191.181.7446.3324.14
Average Minor - Per 162 games16249184136295158144586833400.276.354.448.80222049559.293.172.291.00010.4312.131.162.6433.2636.39

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Tacoma Yankees PCLAAAnya251B93--79457679857851.9939.15------93100.067.9
1978Tacoma Yankees PCLAAAnya25C2--3---331.0001.50------932.21.5
1979Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya26C1--1---111.0001.00------1330.80.7
1979Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya261B132--118873910212701261.9939.55------13399.295.0
1979New York YankeesALMLBnya261B1--51--661.0006.00------333.30.6
1980Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya273B3--262-108.8002.67------329.42.1
1980New York YankeesALMLBnya273B1----1-1---------392.60.6
1980New York YankeesALMLBnya27OF8--11-1-1211.9171.38------3920.54.9
1980New York YankeesALMLBnya27DH8---------------3920.54.9
1980New York YankeesALMLBnya271B12--703-973731.0006.08------3930.87.4
1980New York YankeesALMLBnya27C1--1---111.0001.00------392.60.6
1981Nashville Sounds SouAAnya28C12--755--80801.0006.67-----51392.38.4
1981Nashville Sounds SouAAnya281B2--141-315151.0007.50------1315.41.4
1981Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28OF11--11-2-1311.8461.00------1668.87.9
1981Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28C2--102--12121.0006.00------1612.51.4
1981Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya281B3--241-225251.0008.33------1618.82.2
1981New York YankeesALMLBnya28C3--151--16161.0005.33-2-100.01348.82.8
1981New York YankeesALMLBnya28DH4---------------3411.83.7
1981New York YankeesALMLBnya281B19--829-791911.0004.79------3455.917.8
1981New York YankeesALMLBnya28OF8--71--881.0001.00------3423.57.5
1982Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca29C1--------------1234.30.7
1982Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca291B20--595-464641.0003.20------2387.014.6
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca291B35--939110103102.9902.91------4185.421.6
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29C2--1---111.0000.50------414.91.2
1983Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya301B21--18018520203198.9759.43------3070.015.0
1983Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln301B28--18214216198196.9907.00------3482.420.7
1983Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln30C2--511-76.8573.00------345.91.5
1983Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya303B3---1--111.0000.33------3010.02.1
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln311B17--1379113147146.9938.59------4637.011.0
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln31C12--552--57571.0004.75-----14626.17.7
MLB Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B67--25022126273272.9964.06------670.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF16--1811-2019.9501.19------160.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH12---------------120.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C6--171--18181.0003.00-2-100.0160.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1----1-1---------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B314--25641772323627642741.9928.73------3140.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C20--7451-8079.9883.95-----2200.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF11--11-2-1311.8461.00------110.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B6--272-119.8181.50------60.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C12--755--80801.0006.67-----5120.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--141-315151.0007.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Tacoma Yankees PCLAAAnya25-293--------
1979Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya26-1132--------
1979New York YankeesALMLBnya26--1--------
1980Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya27-----3-----
1980New York YankeesALMLBnya27-112--1---88
1981Nashville Sounds SouAAnya28-122--------
1981Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28-23------11-
1981New York YankeesALMLBnya28-319------84
1982Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca29-120--------
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29-235--------
1983Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya30--21--3-----
1983Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln30-228--------
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln31-1217--------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1982-11-02Released by Royals. 
1982-03-24TradeTraded by Yankees to Royals for Scot Behan. 
* 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.