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Geoff ZahnTrack this Player High 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 [72.187]PlaceBaltimore,Maryland
High SchoolDeVilbiss (Toledo,OH)
CollegeUniversity of Michigan (Ann Arbor,MI)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 5th round (86th overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 5th round (98th overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (37th overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] 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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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for California Angels in 1981
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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 DescriptionAgeRoster 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