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Dana WilliamsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-1996 MLB Years: 1989-1989
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

PositionsOF-738, 2B-24, SS-15, DH-2, 1B-2Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDana Lamont Williams
Height5-10Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 20,1963 [55.211]PlaceWeirton,West Virginia
High SchoolW. P. Davidson (Mobile,AL)
CollegeEnterprise-Ozark Community College (Enterprise,AL)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (24th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Cincinnati Reds [Team Picks] in the 34th round (807th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsEd Scott
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1986-BOS-#7
MLB DebutJune 19,1989 [26.091]
OrganizationsBOS [7] CHA [2] CHN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19692Retrosheet IDwilld001MLBAM ID124295
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed69Power45Contact95XBH46RBIs38Runs45Hitting74Durability68Team.483Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983Elmira PioneersNYPLA-bos-2b2029992438610211312831010.384.465.465.930467115.418.081.283.42010.436.960.670.000.0018.42
1983Winston-Salem Red SoxCaroA+bos-ss-2b20248610244007127410100.279.337.326.66328495.289.047.116.3057.374.210.570.000.0016.67
1983Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         53185346210109125191241110.335.407.400.8077411210.356.065.205.3679.055.710.630.000.0017.74
1984Winter Haven Red SoxFSLA+bos-of21135511651672781541812464451750.327.383.417.80021336570.351.090.192.3588.077.720.960.18511.0021.56
1985New Britain Red SoxEastAAbos-of22115450561391671392016342453430.309.361.382.74317224496.322.073.158.3336.854.840.710.20450.0017.27
1986New Britain Red SoxEastAAbos-of23517110002011000200.059.100.059.1591020.053.000.000.0805.000.000.000.000.000.00
1986Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-of23101370439922054166174193100.268.315.368.68313627400.289.100.146.3084.2510.252.411.2574.0027.27
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1063874410022054367184193300.258.305.354.65913727420.276.096.140.2974.299.762.281.1977.4027.00
1987New Britain Red SoxEastAAbos-of24783104810418333810391660700.335.358.442.80013724332.339.107.158.3482.714.821.780.90103.3323.08
1987Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-of2448189296010152363141320410.317.364.460.8248716209.314.143.233.3576.706.220.932.3937.8026.67
1987Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         126499771642848611662329801110.329.360.449.80922440541.330.120.186.3524.255.361.261.4862.3824.39
1988Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-of25120470531192901047112215594000.253.298.379.67717839504.269.126.189.3064.1710.912.621.9847.0032.77
1989Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-of2610435647911704282072328142200.256.324.337.66112021397.267.081.183.3075.797.051.221.0189.0023.08
1989Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-of26415253002001100000.333.375.533.9088316.357.200.267.4036.256.251.000.000.0060.00
1989Totals for AAA-AAA         10837149962004302072429142200.259.326.345.67112824413.271.086.186.3105.817.021.210.9792.7525.00
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos19,20dh2685111000000110000.200.333.400.733216.250.200.200.3410.0016.670.000.000.00100.00
1990Charlotte KnightsSouAAchn-of27501802353120719614850210.294.325.478.8038619191.275.184.233.3542.094.192.003.6625.7135.85
1990Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-of2732107162160142161420000.196.252.280.532307115.217.084.150.2475.2212.172.330.87107.0033.33
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         82287397418082382102270210.258.297.404.70111626306.255.146.202.3133.277.192.202.6135.8835.14
1993Duluth-Superior DukesNorthernInd-30682734081133133116221453203.297.358.377.73510317305.308.080.179.3347.214.590.640.33273.0020.99
1996Sioux City ExplorersNorthernInd-333012283130012403923003.254.283.279.562343130.274.025.082.2572.316.923.000.000.009.68
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter85111000000110000.200.333.400.733216.250.200.200.0000.0016.670.000.000.00100.00
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter8453160417921170203730611157195256611430110.291.342.393.73512422273460.305.102.180.0005.647.401.311.0785.4124.65
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter409150719039587125145451982152369710.262.314.371.6855591131641.277.109.180.0005.009.261.851.5260.2828.61
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter24895712829746101198362148481631540.310.348.414.762396671039.313.104.169.0004.624.621.001.0687.0022.56
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter159597751913181611914534861850.320.377.404.78124140665.342.084.181.0007.977.220.910.15597.0020.94
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter29992438610211312831010.384.465.465.930467115.418.081.283.00010.436.960.670.000.0018.42
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9839548112163145156252376206.284.336.347.68313720435.298.063.149.0005.755.290.920.23395.0017.86
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter85111000000110000.200.333.400.733216.250.200.200.0000.0016.670.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16210120202000000020200000.200.333.400.7334120122.250.200.200.0000.0016.670.000.000.00100.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626068017733475921113749123620.291.342.393.73523844663.305.102.180.0005.647.401.311.0785.4124.65

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Elmira Pioneers NYPLA-bos202B15--3040597570.9334.67------2951.720.3
1983Elmira Pioneers NYPLA-bos20SS5--56121211.9172.20------2917.26.8
1983Winston-Salem Red Sox CaroA+bos20SS10--1226454238.9053.80------2441.77.1
1983Winston-Salem Red Sox CaroA+bos202B6--922423531.8865.17------2425.04.3
1983Winston-Salem Red Sox CaroA+bos20OF2--1---111.0000.50------248.31.4
1984Winter Haven Red Sox FSLA+bos21OF126--2261285246238.9671.89------13593.387.5
1985New Britain Red Sox EastAAbos22OF109--19863-207204.9861.87------11594.878.4
1986New Britain Red Sox EastAAbos23OF5--8---881.0001.60------5100.03.6
1986Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos23OF92--183612190189.9952.05------10191.166.2
1987New Britain Red Sox EastAAbos24OF71--148751160155.9692.18------7891.050.7
1987Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24OF45--115522122120.9842.67------4893.832.1
1988Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos25OF110--2261152242237.9792.15------12091.777.5
1989Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26OF96--221611228227.9962.36------10492.365.8
1989Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha26OF4--14-1-1514.9333.50------4100.02.8
1989Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos262B3--581-1413.9294.33------1042.92.1
1989Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha261B2--7--1771.0003.50------450.01.4
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26DH2---------------825.01.2
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26OF1---1--111.0001.00------812.50.6
1990Charlotte Knights SouAAchn27OF46--7934-8682.9531.78------5092.031.9
1990Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha27OF31--5811-6059.9831.90------3296.922.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF378--81729117857846.9872.24------3780.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B3--581-1413.9294.33------30.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--7--1771.0003.50------20.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF231--43316121461449.9741.94------2310.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF128--2271285247239.9681.87------1280.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS10--1226454238.9053.80------100.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B6--922423531.8865.17------60.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B15--3040597570.9334.67------150.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS5--56121211.9172.20------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Elmira Pioneers NYPLA-bos20---155------
1983Winston-Salem Red Sox CaroA+bos20---610----2-
1984Winter Haven Red Sox FSLA+bos21---------126-
1985New Britain Red Sox EastAAbos22---------109-
1986New Britain Red Sox EastAAbos23---------5-
1986Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos23---------92-
1987New Britain Red Sox EastAAbos24---------71-
1987Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24---------45-
1988Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos25---------110-
1989Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26---3-----96-
1989Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha26--2------4-
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26---------12
1990Charlotte Knights SouAAchn27---------46-
1990Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha27---------31-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1997Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+Minorsea34Hitting Coach1417566.5328.52Rick BurlesonLost in Semi-Finals
1998Arizona Mariners ArizRkMinorsea35Assistant Coach553124.56410.52Darrin Garner
1998Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+Minorsea35Hitting Coach1407862.5575.03Rick BurlesonLost in 1st Round
1999Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+Minorsea36Hitting Coach1405585.39324.55Darrin Garner
2000Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+Minorsea37Hitting Coach1408951.636--1Mark ParentLost in Semi-Finals
2001San Bernardino StampedeCalifA+Minorsea38Hitting Coach1407664.54315.02Daren BrownLost in Semi-Finals
2001Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+Minorana38Hitting Coach1406377.45028.04Tim Wallach
2002Wisconsin Timber RattlersMidwAMinorsea39Hitting Coach1395386.38132.58Gary Thurman
2003Wisconsin Timber RattlersMidwAMinorsea40Hitting Coach1356966.5118.54Daren BrownLost in 1st Round
2004Wisconsin Timber RattlersMidwAMinorsea41Hitting Coach1395782.41026.07Steve Roadcap
2005Arizona Mariners ArizRkMinorsea42Manager562729.48212.05 
2006Arizona Mariners ArizRkMinorsea43Manager552530.45511.05 -
2007Wisconsin Timber RattlersMidwAMinorsea44Hitting Coach1385385.38425.08Jim Horner
2010Washington Wild ThingsFrontierIndIndy-47Hitting Coach953857.40018.55Darin Everson
* 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
1989-08-02TradeTraded by Red Sox to White Sox for Ray Chadwick. 
1983-05-17ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Red Sox. 
* 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
1989Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll2662,500-69135-429,80262,50062,500
* 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