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Rob WilfongTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1972-1987 MLB Years: 1977-1987
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Positions2B-840, 3B-18, SS-12, OF-12, DH-11Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Donald Wilfong
Height6-1Weight185BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 1,1953 [64.264]PlacePasadena,California
High SchoolNorthview (Covina,CA)
CollegeMount San Antonio College (Walnut,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 13th round (316th overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 10,1977 [23.221]
OrganizationsMIN [11] CAL [5] SFN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19660Retrosheet IDwilfr001MLBAM ID124257
RelationshipsBrother of James Wilfong
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed66Power41Contact59XBH39RBIs42Runs54Hitting53Durability36Team.501Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1972CharlotteWcarA-1810236364107182235270598000000.295.393.372.76513522422.374.077.314.35713.9818.961.360.47181.5020.56
1973LynchburgCaroA+-1913152094143139737450587700000.275.348.375.72319529578.312.100.298.33310.0313.321.331.2174.2920.28
1974OrlandoSouAA-2010940358997432380614600000.246.345.305.65012314464.271.059.231.31113.159.910.750.65134.3314.14
1975OrlandoSouAA-211254035499141437210646300000.246.349.315.66412719467.283.069.280.31813.7013.490.980.86100.7519.19
1976TacomaPCLAAA-226922041678331680362200000.305.402.409.8119014256.328.104.305.38014.068.590.611.1773.3320.90
1977Tacoma TwinsPCLAAAmin-233412326408121761221011100.325.429.455.8845611148.339.130.350.39814.866.760.451.3561.5027.50
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin72b2373171224211113104172623001.246.321.281.602483193.285.035.170.2828.8113.471.530.52171.007.14
1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin72b2492199235380111841927215011.266.336.322.658649235.304.056.171.3068.0911.491.420.43199.0016.98
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin72b251404197113122695911429542251032.313.352.458.81019237485.333.145.232.3555.9811.131.861.8646.5628.24
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin72b26131416551031658451063461311238.248.308.368.67615329466.272.120.212.3047.3013.091.791.7252.0028.16
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin72b2793305327511331924294305011.246.311.331.64210117339.278.085.174.2988.5512.681.480.88101.6722.67
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin72b28258171310050271311004.160.236.173.40914190.191.013.074.2007.7814.441.860.000.007.69
1982California AngelsALMLBcal92b28551021725421114071702011.245.294.353.647367111.286.108.216.2886.3115.322.430.90102.0028.00
1982Totals for AL-AL         8018324385211642143013015.208.268.273.541508201.243.065.153.2486.9714.932.140.50183.0021.05
1983California AngelsALMLBcal92b296517717457121702102502112.254.293.339.6326010190.285.085.130.2835.2613.162.501.0588.5022.22
1984California AngelsALMLBcal92b30108307317613263332205326202.248.296.362.65811121337.280.114.182.2985.9315.732.651.7851.1727.63
1985California AngelsALMLBcal92b318321716413041341163208210.189.243.258.501567243.202.069.157.2296.5813.172.001.6554.2517.07
1986California AngelsALMLBcal92b3292288256311333314163428224.219.263.309.5728917316.237.090.135.2555.0610.762.130.9596.0026.98
1987Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-2b3329030000000000000.333.333.333.666309.333.000.000.2980.000.000.000.000.000.00
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn92b3328210012101200000.125.222.500.722419.000.375.625.30211.1122.222.0011.118.00100.00
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter959269031866897233926154332053871486191326.248.303.345.6489281593014.276.097.181.0006.8012.841.891.2968.9723.80
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter5722041337558682021165115130029811100.273.367.357.7247291092344.312.084.287.00012.8012.710.990.9097.1919.53
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10535267110164533141583211100.313.410.423.83314925413.332.110.313.00014.047.750.551.2170.4022.73
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter23480611219821576029012510900000.246.347.310.65725033931.277.064.256.00013.4311.710.870.75115.1416.67
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13152094143139737450587700000.275.348.375.72319529578.312.100.298.00010.0313.321.331.2174.2920.28
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10236364107182235270598000000.295.393.372.76513522422.374.077.314.00013.9818.961.360.47181.5020.56
Minnesota Twins Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter55415912104175915221524124135224106012817.262.322.360.682572961808.291.098.193.0007.4712.391.661.2272.3223.02
California Angels Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter40310911062503881610712969161426759.229.276.323.599352621197.254.094.159.0005.7613.452.331.3468.1924.80
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter28210012101200000.125.222.500.722419.000.375.625.00011.1122.222.0011.118.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16245454113164744963565215324.248.303.345.64815727509.276.097.181.0006.8012.841.891.2968.9723.80
Average Minor - Per 162 games16257895158196647330858400000.273.367.357.72420631664.312.084.287.00012.8012.710.990.9097.1919.53

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin232B66--1141641240290278.9594.21------7390.441.0
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23DH1---------------731.40.6
1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin242B80--152196537353348.9864.35------9287.049.4
1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24DH5---------------925.43.1
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin252B133--2873791492680666.9795.01------14095.082.1
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25OF3---------------1402.11.9
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin262B120--238337385578575.9954.79------13191.674.5
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26OF6--711-98.8891.33------1314.63.7
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin272B93--183268952460451.9804.85------93100.085.3
1982California AngelsALMLBcal282B28--3572213109107.9823.82------5550.917.3
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin282B22--316721910098.9804.45------2588.013.6
1982California AngelsALMLBcal283B5--1131-1514.9332.80------559.13.1
1982California AngelsALMLBcal28OF3--11--221.0000.67------555.51.9
1982California AngelsALMLBcal28SS2--12--331.0001.50------553.61.2
1982California AngelsALMLBcal28DH1---------------551.80.6
1983California AngelsALMLBcal292B39--92110126203202.9955.18------6560.024.1
1983California AngelsALMLBcal293B13--1133164544.9783.38------6520.08.0
1983California AngelsALMLBcal29SS6--41-1551.0000.83------659.23.7
1983California AngelsALMLBcal29DH1---------------651.50.6
1984California AngelsALMLBcal302B97--1612661148438427.9754.40------10889.859.9
1984California AngelsALMLBcal30SS4--121-43.7500.75------1083.72.5
1984California AngelsALMLBcal30DH1---------------1080.90.6
1985California AngelsALMLBcal312B69--124216545345340.9864.93------8383.142.6
1985California AngelsALMLBcal31DH2---------------832.41.2
1986California AngelsALMLBcal322B90--135257748399392.9824.36------9297.855.6
1987Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn332B1--32-1551.0005.00------250.00.7
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn332B2--231265.8332.50------2100.01.2
MLB Totals for 2B - 11 season(s)-   2B839--155423357250739613889.9824.64------8390.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B18--1246266058.9673.22------180.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS12--65111211.9170.92------120.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF12--821-1110.9090.83------120.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH11---------------110.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--32-1551.0005.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23---66------1
1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24---80------5
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25---133-----3-
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26---120-----6-
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27---93-------
1982California AngelsALMLBcal28---2825---31
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28---22-------
1983California AngelsALMLBcal29---39613----1
1984California AngelsALMLBcal30---974-----1
1985California AngelsALMLBcal31---69------2
1986California AngelsALMLBcal32---90-------
1987Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn33---1-------
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33---2-------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1982California AngelsChamp. SeriesMLB2821000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1986California AngelsChamp. SeriesMLB32413141002000200000.308.308.385.6935113.364.077.0770.0015.380.000.000.0025.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs614141002000300000.286.286.357.6435114.364.071.0710.0021.430.000.000.0025.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1990Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet36Scout1627983.4889.03Sparky Anderson
1991Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet37Scout1628478.5197.03Sparky Anderson
1992Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet38Scout1627587.46321.06Sparky Anderson
1993Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet39Scout1628577.52510.04Sparky Anderson
1994Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet40Scout1155362.46118.05Sparky Anderson
1995Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet41Scout1446084.41726.04Sparky Anderson
1996Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet42Scout16253109.32739.05Buddy Bell
1997Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet43Scout1627983.48819.03Buddy Bell
1998Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet44Scout1626597.40124.05Larry Parrish,Buddy Bell
1999Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet45Scout1616992.42927.53Larry Parrish
2000Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet46Scout1627983.48816.03Phil Garner
2001Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet47Scout1626696.40725.04Phil Garner
2002Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet48Scout16155106.34239.05Phil Garner,Luis Pujols-
2007Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana53Scout1629468.580--1Mike SciosciaLost in ALDS (Boston)
2008Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana54Scout16210062.617--1Mike SciosciaLost in ALDS (Boston)
2009Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana55Scout1629765.599--1Mike SciosciaLost in ALCS (NY Yankees)
2010Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana56Scout1628082.49410.02Mike Scioscia
2011Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana57Scout1628676.53110.02Mike Scioscia
2012Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana58Scout1628973.5494.02Mike Scioscia
* 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 DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-05-13Released by Giants. 
1987-05-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1987-04-06Released by Angels. 
1985-01-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1984-11-08Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1982-05-12TradeTraded by Twins with Doug Corbett to Angels for Mike Walters, Tom Brunansky and Cash. 
* 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
1985California AngelsTeam Payroll31266,667-3502042370,78060,000266,667
1986California AngelsTeam Payroll32416,667-2751561++386,34760,000683,334
1987San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll3360,000-59545-344,90660,000743,334
* 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