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Erik SabelTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1994-2003 MLB Years: 1999-2002
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PositionsP-254Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameErik Douglas Sabel
Height6-2Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 14,1974 [43.223]PlaceWest Lafayette,Indiana
High SchoolWilliam Henry Harrison (West Lafayette,IN)
CollegeTennessee Technological University (Cookeville,TN)

DraftedSelected by the Arizona Diamondbacks [Team Picks] in the 42nd round (1262nd overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJuly 9,1999 [24.268]
OrganizationsARI [8] DET [1] TEX [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID522Retrosheet IDsabee001MLBAM ID219294
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts28Walks80Hittable33SO/BB61vsPower33Hitting8Durability73Team.508Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1994Tennessee Technological UOVCNCAA-1S/R19167.091376300059.2805447021340001.6912.07--3.175.131.62.143-
1995Tennessee Technological UOVCNCAA-1ST20663.8615132920093.0975040034750001.409.35--3.287.232.21.500-
1996Tennessee Technological UOVCNCAA-1S/R21754.1318135830293.2945043027700001.299.03--2.596.732.59.583-
1996Lethbridge Black DiamondsPioRkari-Rel21142.7920317005142.043231337414001.199.210.641.508.795.86.200-
1997High Desert MavericksCalifA+ari-S/R2211115.32312290041143.2174101852140866001.4910.901.322.515.392.15.500-
1998High Desert MavericksCalifA+ari-Rel23013.1814014009422.2258824180001.289.930.791.597.154.50.000-
1998Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-Rel23703.2024222007256.0462420613336001.057.350.962.085.272.541.000-
1998Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-Rel23108.71707001010.01710100571002.1314.81--4.356.101.401.000-
1998Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0813.83452430017688.0884238822587001.238.870.812.225.842.64.889-
1999El Paso DiablosTexAAari-Rel24016.30817004110.016971470002.0014.400.903.606.301.75.000-
1999Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-S/R24523.3422913008272.2793627424383001.429.780.502.974.711.58.714-
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0533.703010200012382.2954534528453001.4910.340.543.054.901.61.625-
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari56Rel24006.5270700109.212771661021.8611.170.935.595.591.00-5.72
2000Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-S/R254117.23291514005198.014990791631614001.8313.641.462.845.581.97.267-
2001Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-Rel26222.9518216007239.235141337322001.067.940.681.597.264.57.500-
2001Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari56Rel26324.38420420011051.0572625812251031.349.991.402.104.382.08.6004.98
2002Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari56S/R27454.3225718004166.2673732719460001.299.040.942.566.212.42.444-
2002Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet46Rel27106.5514014003011.015880470001.7312.27--3.275.731.751.000-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0554.6439732007177.2824540723530001.359.500.812.676.142.30.500-
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet58Rel2700--10100000.0222100000----------0.00--
2003Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari56Rel28234.9442240009162.0793834618343001.5611.470.872.614.941.89.400-
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter325.02500500012060.17135341018312051.4610.481.482.664.571.72.6002.25
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter38404.7625463191006616632.17453983366917641029001.4510.550.982.495.812.33.487-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter19235.071573512200377358.24412332033610822513001.5211.000.902.705.612.08.452-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter713.66323290011366.0623327717406001.198.410.952.315.432.35.875-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11125.0345222300135165.01991099323441046001.4610.771.242.385.632.36.478-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter142.7920317005142.043231337414001.199.210.641.508.795.86.200-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14174.7446331320502245.22711541300821790001.439.89--2.996.532.18.452-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter324.72490490012060.1693332918312051.4310.181.332.664.571.72.600-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--10100000.0222100000----------0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1175.02180018000430220.0256126123366511270181.4610.481.482.664.571.72.6112.25
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13144.7688226600236220.0258138116246114210001.4510.550.982.495.812.33.481-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-p242216021000000801000.125.125.188.3133117.250.063.063.1340.0047.060.000.000.0050.00
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari56p2472000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2000Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-p252912010000002502000.083.214.083.2971016.143.000.167.16712.5031.252.500.000.000.00
2001Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-p26184000000000401000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0080.000.000.000.000.00
2002Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari56p272515110001001701001.067.125.067.1921017.125.000.067.1005.8841.187.000.000.000.00
2003Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari5628422000000001200000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23533.3366.672.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter72000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter136491410010042605001.082.151.102.2535158.174.020.102.0006.9044.836.500.000.0025.00
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter136491410010042605001.082.151.102.2535158.174.020.102.0006.9044.836.500.000.0025.00
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter72000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162460000000004600000.000.000.000.0000046.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162581510010053106001.082.151.102.2536169.174.020.102.0006.9044.836.500.000.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1996Lethbridge Black Diamonds PioRkari21P20--54--991.0000.45------20100.027.8
1997High Desert Mavericks CalifA+ari22P31--1020213230.9380.97------31100.022.1
1998High Desert Mavericks CalifA+ari23P14--12--331.0000.21------14100.010.0
1998Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex23P24--2101-1312.9230.50------24100.017.1
1998Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari23P7---1--111.0000.14------7100.04.9
1999Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari24P22--215-317171.0000.77------22100.015.5
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari24P7-9-2-1221.0000.290.22-----7100.04.3
2000Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari25P29--108111918.9470.62------29100.020.6
2001Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari26P18--19--10101.0000.56------18100.012.7
2001Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari26P42-5135-1881.0000.190.16-----42100.025.9
2002Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari27P25--98-117171.0000.68------25100.017.7
2002Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet27P14---2--221.0000.14------14100.09.7
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P1---------------1100.00.6
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P50-6037-210101.0000.200.17-----500.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P115--2243156665.9850.57------1150.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P24--2101-1312.9230.50------240.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P45--1122213533.9430.73------450.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P20--54--991.0000.45------200.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1996Lethbridge Black Diamonds PioRkari2120----------
1997High Desert Mavericks CalifA+ari2231----------
1998High Desert Mavericks CalifA+ari2314----------
1998Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex2324----------
1998Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari237----------
1999Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari2422----------
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari247----------
2000Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari2529----------
2001Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari2618----------
2001Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari2642----------
2002Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari2725----------
2002Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2714----------
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet271----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2006Yakima BearsNwstA-Minorari31Pitching Coach762848.36816.03Jay Gainer
2007Yakima BearsNwstA-Minorari32Pitching Coach763343.4344.04Mike Bell
2008South Bend Silver HawksMidwAMinorari33Pitching Coach1397663.547--2Mark HaleyLost in Finals
2009South Bend Silver HawksMidwAMinorari34Pitching Coach1375978.43133.55Mark HaleyLost in 1st Round
2010Visalia RawhideCalifA+Minorari35Pitching Coach1407268.5144.04Audo Vicente
* 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
2003-10-31ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
2003-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-04-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Diamondbacks. 
2003-03-30Released by Devil Rays. 
2002-12-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Devil Rays. 
2002-10-14Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-07-24Claimed on waivers by Tigers from Diamondbacks. 
* 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
1999Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll24200,000-80735-1,454,491200,000200,000
2001Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll26200,000-77133-1,897,758200,000400,000
2002Detroit TigersTeam Payroll27200,000-75732-2,011,045200,000600,000
* 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