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Tanyon SturtzeTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1990-2009 MLB Years: 1995-2008
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PositionsP-605, OF-2Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTanyon James Sturtze
Height6-5Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 12,1970 [47.283]PlaceWorcester,Massachusetts
High SchoolSaint Peter-Marian (Worcester,MA)
CollegeQuinsigamond Community College (Worcester,MA)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 23rd round (636th overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJ.P. Ricciardi
MLB DebutMay 3,1995 [24.203]
OrganizationsOAK [5] LAN [3] NYA [3] TBA [3] CHA [2] CHN [2] TEX [2] ATL [1] TOR [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID433Retrosheet IDsturt001MLBAM ID122915
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Tampa Bay Rays in 2002
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts35Walks41Hittable42SO/BB33vsPower42Hitting0Durability58Team.500Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1990Arizona AthleticsArizRkoak-S/R19255.4412102001048.0554129327305001.7110.310.565.065.631.11.286-
1991Madison MuskiesMidwAoak-ST201053.09272700000163.013677565588810001.197.510.283.204.861.52.667-
1992Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-ST217113.75252501000151.014372636781265001.468.520.364.657.511.62.389-
1993Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-ST225124.78282801100165.216910288168511211001.539.180.874.626.081.32.294-
1994Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-ST23633.22171701000103.01004037539631001.358.710.443.405.491.62.667-
1994Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-S/R23454.041192002064.2733629534286001.6510.160.704.733.900.82.444-
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01083.54282621020167.117376661073917001.469.270.543.914.881.25.5564.13
1995Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-S/R24476.8023176110086.010866651842485001.7411.301.884.405.021.14.364-
1995Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34Rel24009.0020200002.02221100001.509.004.504.50--0.00-11.10
1996Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-Rel25644.85511500018472.0804239733516101.569.950.874.116.351.55.600-
1996Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34Rel25109.00606003011.01611113570001.9113.092.454.095.731.401.0006.81
1997Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-S/R26865.10251961030114.213376651047793101.5710.440.783.696.201.68.571-
1997Texas RangersALMLBtex47S/R26118.27954001032.2453030618181101.9312.401.654.964.961.00.5006.05
1998Gulf Coast RangersGCLRktex-ST27017.7133000007.0127614100002.2915.431.295.1412.862.50.000-
1998Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex-Rel27016.0010100103.02320130001.006.00--3.009.003.00.000-
1998Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-Rel27105.4010100001.22111230002.4010.805.4010.8016.201.501.000-
1998Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-S/R27313.3413310001035.0331313318311001.468.490.774.637.971.72.750-
1998Minor Totals (4 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0434.2418612002046.2492422525471001.599.450.964.829.061.88.5714.12
1999Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-S/R28944.0533141921113104.08353477411072001.197.160.603.549.232.61.692-
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha47ST28000.0011000006.04000220001.006.00--3.003.001.00-3.47
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha47Rel291212.061019002015.225232141561002.5514.362.308.623.450.40.3338.56
2000Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba49S/R29402.5619514007052.2471615414381011.168.030.682.396.492.711.0003.53
2001Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba49ST3011124.423927120061195.02009896237911011091.439.221.063.645.071.39.4784.80
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba49ST314185.18333304000224.027114112933891377291.6110.891.333.585.501.54.1824.97
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31Rel32765.9440832007089.010767591443546071.6810.781.414.335.441.26.5385.54
2004Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan-ST33302.50660000036.0261110212323001.066.500.503.008.002.671.000-
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya56Rel33625.4728325007177.0754947933562161.408.731.053.846.521.70.7504.63
2005Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-ST34016.0022000003.04220040001.3312.00----12.000.00.000-
2005New York YankeesALMLBnya56Rel34534.73641630012178.07643411027453061.328.771.153.125.191.67.6254.80
2006New York YankeesALMLBnya56Rel35007.5918018002010.2171093660012.1614.342.535.065.061.00-7.65
2007Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl-ST360227.0022000000.22220210006.0027.00--27.0013.500.50.000-
2007Rome BravesSALAatl-ST36015.4044000005.07330110001.6012.60--1.801.801.00.000-
2007Mississippi BravesSouAAatl-ST360221.6022000001.23440421004.2016.20--21.6010.800.50.000-
2007Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ST36016.7544000004.05330530002.5011.25--11.256.750.60.000-
2007Minor Totals (4 teams)MinorMLB--ST0069.5312120000010.017121201271002.5613.50--9.535.560.58.0005.18
2008Jacksonville SunsSouAAlan41Rel37114.7018117001023.031161226163001.6112.130.782.356.262.67.500-
2008Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan37Rel37114.13210210012528.0251513412231001.317.941.273.817.311.92.500-
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0224.38391380013551.0563125618394001.449.821.053.166.842.17.5004.18
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan37Rel37000.0030300102.01000110000.863.86--3.863.861.00-3.56
2009Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAlan49Rel38016.1480800847.09651570001.9111.051.236.148.591.40.000-
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter40445.192728418840483794.0886490460110333480324391.5310.011.243.765.421.44.4761.99
Minor League Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter70754.353371941437358161224.212416915949655686863201.469.090.704.076.361.56.483-
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter38304.7119573122425516550.25753212895724940927201.499.360.934.056.661.64.559-
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter13184.336648182110293.03051631422413619616001.499.290.734.145.971.44.419-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7133.84282711010157.014977676791335001.458.540.344.537.621.68.350-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1063.16313100000168.014380595598910001.207.660.273.164.771.51.625-
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter285.9817152001055.2695037433415001.8311.160.655.346.631.24.200-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1155.26110410600212165.116810297226610751131.419.111.193.585.801.62.688-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter19304.5891652640131471.151825524060182285192191.489.881.143.475.431.57.388-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter765.9440832007089.010767591443546071.6810.781.414.335.441.26.538-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter128.721129002021.229232141781002.1212.051.667.063.320.47.333-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter118.27954001032.2453030618181101.9312.401.654.964.961.00.500-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter109.00808003013.01813134670001.8512.462.774.154.851.171.000-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0030300102.01000110000.863.86--3.863.861.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11125.1975235210131220.0245135127309213291111.5310.011.243.765.421.44.4781.99
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13134.3560352511103220.02221241061710015511001.469.090.704.076.361.56.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-p24234000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1996Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-p25514010000000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.000.2250.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1996Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34p2561000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2001Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba49p3038010000000300000.125.125.125.250108.200.000.000.1110.0037.500.000.000.000.00
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba49p3124000000000101000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2004Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan-p3366010001000401000.167.167.167.334107.500.000.000.1480.0057.140.000.000.000.00
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya56p3333000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2008Jacksonville SunsSouAAlan4137181000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1416010000000502000.063.063.063.1261018.091.000.000.0000.0027.780.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter9815020001000601000.133.133.133.2662016.222.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter8014020001000601000.143.143.143.2862015.250.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter181000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter512010000000401000.083.083.083.1661013.125.000.000.0000.0030.770.000.000.000.00
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter33000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter61000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162185012000000058023000.063.063.063.126120208.091.000.000.0000.0027.780.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162250300020001002000.133.133.133.2663026.222.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1990Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak19P12--43--771.0000.58------12100.022.6
1990Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak19OF2--1---111.0000.50------1216.73.8
1991Madison Muskies MidwAoak20P27--2023624943.8781.59------27100.019.6
1992Modesto A's CalifA+oak21P25--925113534.9711.36------25100.036.8
1993Huntsville Stars SouAAoak22P28--1123233634.9441.21------28100.019.9
1994Huntsville Stars SouAAoak23P17--10124-2622.8461.29------17100.012.3
1994Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak23P11--55--10101.0000.91------11100.07.7
1995Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn24P23--316--19191.0000.83------23100.016.1
1995Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24P2-2-------------2100.01.4
1996Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn25P51--715112322.9570.43------51100.035.4
1996Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25P6-11-2-1221.0000.330.18-----6100.03.7
1997Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex26P25--712332219.8640.76------25100.017.5
1997Texas RangersALMLBtex26P9-32-1--111.0000.110.03-----9100.05.6
1998Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex27P1---2--221.0002.00------1100.00.7
1998Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex27P13--21-1331.0000.23------13100.09.0
1999Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha28P33--1271-2019.9500.58------33100.022.9
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28P1-6-1-1111.0001.000.17-----1100.00.6
2000Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba29P19-5263--991.0000.470.17-----19100.011.8
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29P10-15-------------10100.06.2
2001Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba30P39-1951221-233331.0000.850.17-----39100.024.1
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba31P33-2241123243634.9441.030.15-----33100.020.5
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor32P40889614-120201.0000.500.22-----40100.024.7
2004Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan33P6--251-87.8751.17------6100.04.2
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya33P28377110-111111.0000.390.14-----28100.017.3
2005Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya34P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.5
2005New York YankeesALMLBnya34P64178216-118181.0000.280.23-----64100.039.5
2006New York YankeesALMLBnya35P18-101-1-21.5000.060.10-----18100.011.1
2007Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl36P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.03.3
2007Rome Braves SALAatl36P4--12-1331.0000.75------4100.02.9
2007Mississippi Braves SouAAatl36P2---------------2100.01.4
2007Richmond Braves ILAAAatl36P4---------------4100.02.8
2008Jacksonville Suns SouAAlan37P18---4--441.0000.22------18100.012.9
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan37P21--241176.8570.29------21100.014.7
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan37P3-2-1--111.0000.330.50-----3100.01.9
2009Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan38P8---------------8100.05.6
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P272127933992311134131.9780.480.17-----2720.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P195--406576112105.9380.54------1950.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P65--2139636660.9090.92------650.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P28--928113837.9741.32------280.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P31--2125635246.8851.48------310.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P14--44--881.0000.57------140.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF2--1---111.0000.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1990Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak1912--------2-
1991Madison Muskies MidwAoak2027----------
1992Modesto A's CalifA+oak2125----------
1993Huntsville Stars SouAAoak2228----------
1994Huntsville Stars SouAAoak2317----------
1994Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak2311----------
1995Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn2423----------
1995Chicago CubsNLMLBchn242----------
1996Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn2551----------
1996Chicago CubsNLMLBchn256----------
1997Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex2625----------
1997Texas RangersALMLBtex269----------
1998Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex271----------
1998Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex2713----------
1999Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha2833----------
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha281----------
2000Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2919----------
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2910----------
2001Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba3039----------
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba3133----------
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3240----------
2004Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan336----------
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya3328----------
2005Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya342----------
2005New York YankeesALMLBnya3464----------
2006New York YankeesALMLBnya3518----------
2007Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl362----------
2007Rome Braves SALAatl364----------
2007Mississippi Braves SouAAatl362----------
2007Richmond Braves ILAAAatl364----------
2008Jacksonville Suns SouAAlan3718----------
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan3721----------
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan373----------
2009Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan388----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2004New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB33006.7520200002.24221340003.1813.503.3710.1213.501.336.75.000
2004New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB33002.7040400103.12111220001.295.402.705.405.401.002.70.000
2005New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB340013.5020200000.21111000005.0013.5013.500.000.00013.50.000
2006New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB35028.3190900118.215108227102.0715.582.082.087.273.5010.38.000
2008Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB370117.1840400003.2687041103.1214.730.009.822.450.2519.64.000
2009Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB38000.00000000315.0700200000.474.201.200.000.0000.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs034.9413013001427.3281815468201.249.221.321.982.631.335.93.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs008.1040400003.3533234002.4013.505.408.1010.801.338.10.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs002.7040400103.3211122001.205.402.705.405.401.002.70.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-02-10ContractSigned by Dodgers to minor league contract 
2007-05-02InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2007-03-30InjuredDisabled -- Right shoulder 
2006-12-03ContractSigned by Braves (1-year) 
2006-05-26InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2006-05-13InjuredDisabled -- soreness in the front of his right shoulder 
2005-05-05InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-04-18InjuredDisabled -- strained left oblique muscle 
2004-05-15TradeTraded by Dodgers to Yankees for Bryan Myrow. 
2004-04-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
2004-04-02Released by Marlins. 
2004-03-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Marlins. 
2004-03-30Released by Dodgers. 
2003-12-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
2003-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-12-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
2002-12-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-05-31TradeTraded by White Sox to Devil Rays for Tony Graffanino. 
1998-11-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1998-10-16Free AgentGranted free agency 
1998-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-03-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1998-03-06Released by Rangers. 
1996-11-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1996-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-12-05Selected by Cubs from Athletics in Rule 5 major league draft 
1990-06-06Contractsigned 
* 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
1995Chicago CubsTeam Payroll24109,000-75331-999,520109,000109,000
1996Chicago CubsTeam Payroll25109,000-78631-957,870109,000218,000
1997Texas RangersTeam Payroll26150,000-76634-1,182,177150,000368,000
1999Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll28200,000-80723-1,454,491200,000568,000
2000Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll29206,000-72628201,394,248200,000774,000
2000Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll29206,000-72629201,394,248200,000774,000
2001Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll30237,500-66724261,897,758200,0001,011,500
2002Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll31295,000-58413362,011,045200,0001,306,500
2003Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll321,000,000-3587562,163,527300,0002,306,500
2004New York YankeesTeam Payroll33300,000-75533-2,070,100300,0002,606,500
2005New York YankeesTeam Payroll34850,000-40528562,189,055300,0003,456,500
2006New York YankeesTeam Payroll351,500,000-34120582,365,072327,0004,956,500
2008Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll37390,000-75327-2,696,252390,0005,346,500
* 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