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Wally WhitehurstHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-1996 MLB Years: 1989-1996
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-327Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWalter Richard Whitehurst
Height6-3Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 11,1964 [53.315]PlaceShreveport,Louisiana
High SchoolTerrebonne (Houma,LA)
CollegeUniversity of New Orleans (New Orleans,LA)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics in the 3rd round (65th overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1987-OAK-#7 ... 1988-NYN-#4 ... 1989-NYN-#3
MLB DebutJuly 17,1989 [25.097]
OrganizationsNYN [5] OAK [3] SDN [2] SFN [1] TOR [1] BOS [1] MON [1] NYA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19619Retrosheet IDwhitw001MLBAM ID124204
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts47Walks82Hittable47SO/BB78vsPower47Hitting22Durability60Team.506Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1983New OrleansCollegeNCAAFrST191044.29151411030094.0865445037560001.308.20--3.535.341.51.714-
1985Medford A'sNwstA-oak-ST21753.5814140200088.09251356299111001.389.410.612.979.313.14.583-
1985Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-ST21101.80220000010.010321550001.509.000.904.504.501.001.000-
1985Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0853.4016160200098.010254377349611001.399.370.643.128.822.82.615-
1986Madison MuskiesMidwAoak-ST22610.59880540061.04284116574000.956.200.152.368.413.56.857-
1986Huntsville StarsSouAAoak23ST22954.64191902000104.211466544465412001.539.800.343.964.641.17.643-
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST01563.15272707400165.2156745856211116001.328.470.273.376.031.79.714-
1987Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-ST2311103.98282805300183.01921048112421069001.289.430.592.065.202.52.524-
1988Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn21ST2410113.05262603100165.0145655673211310001.077.910.381.756.163.53.476-
1989Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ST25873.25212013110133.01235448532953001.178.320.342.176.432.97.533-
1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn47Rel25014.50918004014.017772591001.5710.931.293.215.791.80.0004.41
1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ST26102.0022000009.072201100000.897.00--1.0010.0010.001.000-
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn47Rel26103.29380380016265.263272459462001.108.630.691.236.305.111.0002.81
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn47S/R277124.193620160061133.014267621225873441.259.590.811.695.873.48.3683.37
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn47S/R28393.62441133007097.0994539433702141.369.190.373.066.492.12.2503.02
1993Wichita WranglersTexAAsdn-ST29101.27440000021.0114315144000.754.640.422.115.912.801.000-
1993San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn41ST29473.83211920010105.210947451130575131.329.280.942.564.851.90.3644.20
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn41ST30474.9213130000064.0843735826432011.7211.811.133.666.051.65.3644.68
1995Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ST31136.51660000027.236212035133001.4811.710.981.634.232.60.250-
1995Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-ST31017.16440000016.02013130872001.7111.02--4.413.860.88.000-
1995Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-S/R31313.86642000028.032161247211001.3910.291.292.256.753.00.750-
1995Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--ST0455.6316142000071.1885045720416001.5011.000.882.505.132.05.444-
1996Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-S/R32244.3715510005335.0411717213354001.5410.540.513.349.002.69.333-
1996Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-ST32632.4713130200073.0602520512481000.997.400.621.485.924.00.667-
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0873.082818102053108.01014237725835001.178.420.582.086.923.32.533-
1996New York YankeesALMLBnya55ST32116.7522000008.011661210001.6312.381.132.251.130.50.5005.30
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter20374.02163669700343486.252523621843130313156121.349.690.792.405.782.41.3510.74
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter66513.461681551322963953.09254493675125366964001.238.710.482.386.302.64.564-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter31303.479380138263486.14642131882611034224001.188.570.482.036.323.11.508-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter21154.02515107300308.0317174138179317425001.339.220.492.715.061.87.583-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101.80220000010.010321550001.509.000.904.504.501.001.000-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter610.59880540061.04284116574000.956.200.152.368.413.56.857-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter753.5814140200088.09251356299111001.389.410.612.979.313.14.583-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1044.29151411030094.0865445037560001.308.20--3.535.341.51.714-
New York Mets Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter11223.83127329500333309.132114613223722128581.279.320.672.096.152.94.333-
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8144.24343220010169.2193848019561007141.4710.241.012.975.301.79.364-
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter116.7522000008.011661210001.6312.381.132.251.130.50.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings9174.0274304400151220.02371069819591417351.349.690.792.405.782.41.3460.74
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15123.46393635211220.021310385125815415001.238.710.482.386.302.64.556-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1988Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn21p242624020000000801000.083.083.083.1662025.125.000.000.0750.0032.000.000.000.000.00
1989Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-p252114020001000511000.143.200.143.3432016.222.000.000.1700.0031.250.000.000.000.00
1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn47p2591100000001101000.000.500.000.500003.000.0001.000.35233.3333.331.000.000.000.00
1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-p2622000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn47p26388020000000001000.250.250.250.500209.250.000.000.2270.000.000.000.000.000.00
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn47p273633261000002605000.182.229.212.4417140.222.030.091.2075.0015.003.000.000.0016.67
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn47p284422141003011501000.182.217.227.4445124.235.045.045.2074.1720.835.000.000.0025.00
1993Wichita WranglersTexAAsdn-p29410100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.9050.000.000.000.000.000.00
1993San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn41p29212412000000011010001.083.083.083.1662034.154.000.000.0750.0032.350.000.000.000.00
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn41p301319020000003800000.105.227.105.3322022.182.000.158.17913.6436.362.670.000.000.00
1995Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-3141000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35950.0050.001.000.000.000.00
1996Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-p32155000000000300000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter161107516200301731018001.150.202.168.370182132.211.018.075.0005.3023.484.430.000.0012.50
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter72470500010011812000.106.143.106.2495051.172.000.021.0001.9635.2918.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter68460400010011812000.087.125.087.2124050.143.000.022.0002.0036.0018.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter410100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1276441220030141208000.188.235.219.45414276.231.031.078.0005.2615.793.000.000.0016.67
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter344314000000319010001.093.152.093.2454056.167.000.070.0005.3633.936.330.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162108516200301731018001.150.202.168.370182133.211.018.075.0005.3023.484.430.000.0012.50
Average Minor - Per 162 games16210601100020024125000.106.143.106.249110115.172.000.021.0001.9635.2918.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1985Medford A's NwstA-oak21P14--4181-2322.9571.57------14100.018.9
1985Modesto A's CalifA+oak21P2--12--331.0001.50------2100.01.4
1986Madison Muskies MidwAoak22P8--3191-2322.9572.75------8100.05.7
1986Huntsville Stars SouAAoak22P19--821133029.9671.53------19100.013.5
1987Huntsville Stars SouAAoak23P28--1642416258.9352.07------28100.019.4
1988Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn24P26--1440115554.9822.08------26100.018.4
1989Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn25P21--917112726.9631.24------21100.014.4
1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn25P9-1411--221.0000.220.14-----9100.05.6
1990Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn26P2---5--551.0002.50------2100.01.4
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn26P38-6549-113131.0000.340.20-----38100.023.5
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn27P36-1331124223735.9460.970.26-----36100.022.4
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn28P44-97617112423.9580.520.24-----44100.027.2
1993Wichita Wranglers TexAAsdn29P4--1-2-31.3330.25------4100.02.9
1993San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29P21-105318222321.9131.000.20-----21100.013.0
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn30P13-644101-1514.9331.080.22-----13100.011.1
1995Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos31P6---3--331.0000.50------6100.04.3
1995Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor31P6--14-1551.0000.83------6100.04.3
1996Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya32P13--312-215151.0001.15------13100.09.2
1996Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon32P15--34--771.0000.47------15100.010.6
1996New York YankeesALMLBnya32P2-811--221.0001.000.25-----2100.01.2
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P163-486308066116110.9480.670.23-----1630.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P89--308525117115.9831.29------890.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P51--2563749588.9261.73------510.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2--12--331.0001.50------20.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--3191-2322.9572.75------80.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P14--4181-2322.9571.57------140.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1985Medford A's NwstA-oak2114----------
1985Modesto A's CalifA+oak212----------
1986Madison Muskies MidwAoak228----------
1986Huntsville Stars SouAAoak2219----------
1987Huntsville Stars SouAAoak2328----------
1988Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn2426----------
1989Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn2521----------
1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn259----------
1990Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn262----------
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn2638----------
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn2736----------
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn2844----------
1993Wichita Wranglers TexAAsdn294----------
1993San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2921----------
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3013----------
1995Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos316----------
1995Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor316----------
1996Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya3213----------
1996Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon3215----------
1996New York YankeesALMLBnya322----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2004Arizona Padres ArizRkMinorsdn40Pitching Coach562630.46411.07Carlos Lezcano
2005Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-Minorsdn41Pitching Coach763442.44712.04Roy Howell
2006Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-Minorsdn42Pitching Coach764333.56612.02Doug Dascenzo-
2007Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAMinorsdn43Pitching Coach1395584.39627.56Doug Dascenzo
2008Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+Minorsdn44Pitching Coach1407169.5075.02Carlos LezcanoLost in Semi-Finals
2009Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+Minorpit45Pitching Coach1397366.52511.03P.J. ForbesLeague Champions
2010Bradenton MaraudersFSLA+Minorpit46Pitching Coach1387662.5513.52P.J. ForbesLost in Semi-Finals
2011Altoona CurveEastAAMinorpit47Pitching Coach1416477.45415.56P.J. Forbes
* 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 DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1996-09-12Released by Yankees. 
1996-06-12Claimed on waivers by Yankees from Expos. 
1995-12-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
1995-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-08-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1995-07-26Released by Red Sox. 
1995-05-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1995-04-26Released by Giants. 
1995-02-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1994-11-28Released by Padres. 
1992-10-26TradeTraded by Mets with Raul Casanova and D.J. Dozier to Padres for Tony Fernandez. 
1987-12-11TradeTraded by Athletics with Jay Howell, Alfredo Griffin and Kevin Tapani to Mets for Matt Young and Bob Welch. 
* 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
1989New York MetsTeam Payroll2562,500-69142-429,80262,50062,500
1990New York MetsTeam Payroll26101,000-648318515,727100,000163,500
1991New York MetsTeam Payroll27155,000-4932630742,231100,000318,500
1992New York MetsTeam Payroll28235,000-4672742962,245109,000553,500
1993San Diego PadresTeam Payroll29487,500-387958968,431109,0001,041,000
1994San Diego PadresTeam Payroll30695,000-311666957,101109,0001,736,000
1996New York YankeesTeam Payroll32125,000-6953222957,870109,0001,861,000
* 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