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Geoff ZahnHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1985 MLB Years: 1973-1985
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PositionsP-304Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGeoffrey Clayton Zahn
Height6-1Weight180BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateDecember 19,1945 [72.063]PlaceBaltimore,Maryland
High SchoolDeVilbiss (Toledo,OH)
CollegeUniversity of Michigan (Ann Arbor,MI)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 5th round (86th overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Boston Red Sox in the 5th round (98th overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Detroit Tigers in the 2nd round (37th overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox in the 34th round (657th overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutSeptember 2,1973 [27.257]
OrganizationsLAN [8] CAL [5] MIN [4] CHN [2] Awards1Awards Voting1-7
TBC Player ID20055Retrosheet IDzahng001MLBAM ID124734
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts15Walks73Hittable33SO/BB40vsPower33Hitting6Durability43Team.515Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1968nullA+--Rel22892.09210210000138.09744320381080000.986.33--2.487.042.84.471-
1969nullAA--Rel23933.4915015000098.01034238029440001.359.46--2.664.041.52.750-
1970nullAAA--Rel24115.4327027000053.0674132032220001.8711.38--5.433.740.69.500-
1971nullAAA--Rel258122.14290290000164.015577390501260001.258.51--2.746.912.52.400-
1972nullAA--Rel26721.85909000073.0542115017770000.976.66--2.109.494.53.778-
1972nullAAA--Rel261014.71180180000109.01266657030800001.4310.40--2.486.612.67.909-
1972Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel01733.56270270000182.018087720471570001.258.90--2.327.763.34.8501.45
1973nullAAA--Rel271383.05250250000177.018581600661030001.429.41--3.365.241.56.619-
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan38Rel27101.35615002013.05222291000.533.381.351.356.084.501.0003.62
1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan38S/R28352.03211011103079.2782818316332021.188.810.341.813.732.06.3752.92
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan38Rel29019.0020200203.02330511002.336.00--15.003.000.20.0006.92
1975Chicago CubsNLMLBchn38S/R29274.4516106003162.2673731226210001.489.620.293.733.020.81.2223.58
1976nullAAA--Rel30884.27210210000137.01428165061660001.489.33--4.014.341.08.500-
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn38S/R300110.8032100008.01610100240112.1617.28--2.164.322.00.0002.75
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin38ST3112144.68343227100198.02341161032066885051.5210.640.913.004.001.33.4624.24
1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin38ST3214143.033535012100252.02601018518811067041.359.270.642.893.781.31.5003.68
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin38ST331373.57262424010169.018174671341581001.319.640.692.183.091.41.6503.77
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin38ST3414184.413835313500232.22731381141766963121.4610.560.662.553.711.45.4383.75
1981California AngelsALMLBcal38ST3510114.41252509000161.018193791843522201.3910.101.002.402.901.21.4764.21
1982California AngelsALMLBcal38ST361883.733434012400229.0225100951865812041.268.830.712.553.181.25.6923.93
1983California AngelsALMLBcal38ST379113.332928111310203.021290752251814001.309.400.982.263.591.59.4504.12
1984California AngelsALMLBcal38ST3813103.12282719510199.020078691148613011.249.030.502.172.751.27.5653.61
1985California AngelsALMLBcal38ST39224.38770110037.0441918514141001.5710.701.223.413.411.00.5004.82
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1111093.743042703479201311846.01978889769149526705324191.359.630.732.563.431.34.5051.17
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter64443.2116501650000949.092945333803236260001.328.81--3.065.941.94.593-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter40303.5612001200000640.067534625302393970001.439.49--3.365.581.66.571-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1652.79240240000171.015763530461210001.198.26--2.426.372.63.762-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter892.09210210000138.09744320381080000.986.33--2.487.042.84.471-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter53533.90133126736710851.194842936968254348161111.4110.010.722.683.681.37.500-
California Angels Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter52423.641231212421320829.18623803367422128912251.309.350.802.403.131.31.553-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter462.16291118107095.1853323523434021.127.970.472.164.031.87.400-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter285.2019127003170.1834741228250111.5610.520.253.553.170.89.200-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13133.74363249220220.0235106911863844021.359.630.732.563.431.34.5001.17
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15103.21380380000220.0215105780751450001.328.81--3.065.941.94.600-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan38p2762000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan38p282123240000000503000.174.174.174.3484026.222.000.000.1600.0019.230.000.000.000.00
1975Chicago CubsNLMLBchn38p291615120001000307001.133.133.133.2662022.167.000.000.1230.0013.640.000.000.000.00
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn38p3033000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter46433600010009010001.140.140.140.2806053.176.000.000.0000.0016.980.000.000.000.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2725240000000603000.160.160.160.3204028.211.000.000.0000.0021.430.000.000.000.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1918120001000307001.111.111.111.2222025.133.000.000.0000.0012.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621511121000400032035004.140.140.140.280210187.176.000.000.0000.0016.980.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27P6-13-41-54.8000.670.31-----6100.03.7
1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28P21-79215211917.8950.810.22-----21100.013.0
1975Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29P16-626162-2422.9171.380.35-----16100.09.9
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29P2-3-------------2100.01.2
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30P3-8-31-43.7501.000.38-----3100.01.9
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31P34-1981640255856.9661.650.28-----34100.021.1
1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32P35-252941225250.9621.430.20-----35100.021.6
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33P26-169837424945.9181.730.27-----26100.016.0
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin34P38-2321237135049.9801.290.21-----38100.023.6
1981California AngelsALMLBcal35P25-161731324138.9271.520.24-----25100.022.7
1982California AngelsALMLBcal36P34-229335214038.9501.120.17-----34100.021.0
1983California AngelsALMLBcal37P29-203925323734.9191.170.17-----29100.017.9
1984California AngelsALMLBcal38P28-1991433114847.9791.680.24-----28100.017.3
1985California AngelsALMLBcal39P7-3719--10101.0001.430.27-----7100.04.3
MLB Totals for P - 13 season(s)-   P304-1845873262419437413.9451.360.22-----3040.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan276----------
1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2821----------
1975Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2916----------
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan292----------
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn303----------
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3134----------
1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3235----------
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3326----------
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3438----------
1981California AngelsALMLBcal3525----------
1982California AngelsALMLBcal3634----------
1983California AngelsALMLBcal3729----------
1984California AngelsALMLBcal3828----------
1985California AngelsALMLBcal397----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1982California AngelsChamp. SeriesMLB36017.361003.2431201.569.820.002.454.912.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs017.3610100003.7403012001.369.820.002.454.912.000.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1995Pepperdine UniversityNCAANCAA-49Assistant Coach.000--None listed
1996University of MichiganNCAANCAACollege-50Manager281711.607--0 
1997University of MichiganNCAANCAACollege-51Manager26179.654--0 
1998University of MichiganNCAANCAACollege-52Manager24915.375--0 
1999University of MichiganNCAANCAACollege-53Manager281513.536--0 
2000University of MichiganNCAANCAACollege-54Manager281018.357--0 
2001University of MichiganNCAANCAACollege-55Manager241014.417--0 
* 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

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1982AL Pitcher of the Month (April)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1985-12-20Released by Angels. 
1980-12-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1980-10-23Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1977-03-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1977-01-17Released by Cubs. 
1975-05-02TradeTraded by Dodgers with Eddie Solomon to Cubs for Burt Hooton. 
* 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 Payroll39550,000-1901368++370,78060,000550,000
* 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