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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Daniel Thomas Plesac
Stat Years
1983-2003  [mlb] 1986-2003
Height/Weight
6-5 / 217
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (1126)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1962-02-04 in Gary, Indiana   [57.348]
Death
High School
Crown Point (Crown Point,IN)
Colleges
North Carolina State University (Raleigh, North Carolina)
Draft
Selected by the Milwaukee Brewers in Round #1 (#26 overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Ray Poitevint
MLB Debut
1986-04-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.066)
Service Time
Organizations
MIL [10] TOR [5] CHN [2] PIT [2] ARI [2] PHI [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 595 ... retro id: plesd001 ... mlbam id: 120624
Relations
Uncle of Zach Plesac
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts88Walks54Hittable66SO/BB79vsPower66Hitting0Durability96Team.513Ratings Explained
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1983Paintsville BrewersAppRkmil-211---913.5014142000082.17644326578511011.628.310.666.239.294.811.49.900
    1983Minor Totals: MILbyYearRk----211---913.5114142000082.37644326578511011.628.330.666.259.324.821.49.900
    1984Stockton PortsCalifA+mil-222---663.32161620000108.110651407501013021.448.810.584.158.394.242.02.500
    1984El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-222---223.46770000039.0431915216240001.519.920.463.695.544.381.50.500
    1984Minor Totals: MILbyYearAA/A+----222---883.37232320000147.314970559661253021.469.120.554.047.654.281.89.500
    1985El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-233---1254.97252420010150.11719183126812813001.5910.240.724.077.665.451.88.706
    1985Minor Totals: MILbyYearAA----231---1254.98252420010150.31719183126812813001.5910.250.724.087.675.461.88.706
    1986Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil37244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1072.975100033511491.0813430529754001.218.010.492.877.423.362.59.588
    1986MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1072.975100033511491.0813430529754001.218.010.492.877.423.362.59.588
    1987Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil37255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf562.615700047572379.1633023823896031.087.150.912.6110.103.403.87.455
    1987MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf562.625700047572379.3633023823896031.097.170.912.6210.133.413.87.455
    1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil37266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf122.415000048503052.1461414212524601.117.910.342.068.942.414.33.333
    1988MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf122.425000048503052.3461414212524601.117.950.352.078.982.424.33.333
    1989Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil37277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf342.355200051523361.1471616617520001.046.900.882.497.632.353.06.429
    1989MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf342.365200051523361.3471616617520001.056.920.882.507.662.363.06.429
    1990Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil37288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf374.436600052662469.0673634531652031.428.740.654.048.484.702.10.300
    1990MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf374.436600052662469.0673634531652031.428.740.654.048.484.702.10.300
    1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil37299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf274.294510002535892.19249441239612131.428.971.173.805.954.781.56.222
    1991MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf274.304510002535892.39249441239612131.428.991.173.815.964.791.56.222
    1992Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil373010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf542.96444001340179.0642826535543131.257.290.573.996.153.191.54.556
    1992MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf542.96444001340179.0642826535543131.257.290.573.996.153.191.54.556
    1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn323111Log - Sp - Ext - Perf214.74570001257062.27437331021475201.5210.631.443.026.755.312.24.667
    1993MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf214.77570001257062.77437331021475201.5310.711.453.046.805.352.24.667
    1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn373212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf234.61540001454154.2613028913530011.3510.041.482.148.734.944.08.400
    1994MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf234.65540001454154.7613028913530011.3710.131.492.168.804.984.08.400
    1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit193313Log - Sp - Ext - Perf443.58580001658360.1532624327571011.337.910.454.038.503.882.11.500
    1995MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf443.59580001658360.3532624327571011.337.940.454.048.543.892.11.500
    1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit193414Log - Sp - Ext - Perf654.097300030731170.1673532424764001.298.570.513.079.734.483.17.545
    1996MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf654.117300030731170.3673532424764001.308.600.513.089.764.493.17.545
    1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor193515Log - Sp - Ext - Perf243.58730001873150.1472220819612001.318.401.433.4010.913.933.21.333
    1997MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf243.59730001873150.3472220819612001.328.441.443.4110.963.953.21.333
    1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor193616Log - Sp - Ext - Perf433.78780001678450.0412321416550011.147.380.722.889.904.143.44.571
    1998MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf433.78780001678450.0412321416550011.147.380.722.889.904.143.44.571
    1999Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor193717Log - Sp - Ext - Perf038.3430000530022.228212149262001.6311.121.593.5710.328.342.89.000
    1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari193717Log - Sp - Ext - Perf213.3234000634121.2229838271001.389.141.253.3211.223.743.38.667
    1999MLB Totals: TOR-ARIbyYearMLB----372Log - Sp - Ext - Perf245.92640001164144.3503029717533001.5210.201.433.4710.826.123.12.333
    2000Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari193818Log - Sp - Ext - Perf513.15620001462040.0342114426453001.507.650.905.8510.134.731.73.833
    2000MLB Totals: ARIbyYearMLB----381Log - Sp - Ext - Perf513.15620001462040.0342114426453001.507.650.905.8510.134.731.73.833
    2001Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor193919Log - Sp - Ext - Perf453.5762000562145.1341818424681011.286.750.794.7613.503.572.83.444
    2001MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----391Log - Sp - Ext - Perf453.5962000562145.3341818424681011.296.780.804.7913.573.592.83.444
    2002Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor194020Log - Sp - Ext - Perf123.3819000319013.1115516140001.287.430.684.059.453.382.33.333
    2002Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi194020Log - Sp - Ext - Perf214.7041000541123.0161212512270001.226.261.964.7010.574.702.25.667
    2002MLB Totals: TOR-PHIbyYearMLB----402Log - Sp - Ext - Perf334.2460000860136.3271717618410001.256.731.504.4910.224.242.28.500
    2003Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi194121Log - Sp - Ext - Perf212.7058000958233.1291210311371011.207.830.812.979.993.243.36.667
    2003MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----411Log - Sp - Ext - Perf212.7258000958233.3291210311371011.217.890.822.9910.063.263.36.667
    MLB Totals (20 yrs)65713.641064140042210501581,072.097747843310540210414110171.298.200.883.378.744.012.59.478
    American League Totals (12 yrs)40543.476271400316613139706.062129627264260672268141.257.920.823.318.573.772.58.426
    National League Totals (8 yrs)25173.9643700010643719366.03561821614114236915231.368.751.013.499.074.482.60.595
    Minor League Totals29144.03626160010380.03962051702719133827031.549.380.644.528.014.861.77.674
    Minor: Rk Totals913.5114142000082.37644326578511011.628.330.666.259.324.821.49.900
    Minor: A+ Totals663.33161620000108.310651407501013021.448.830.584.168.414.252.02.500
    Minor: AA Totals1474.66323120010189.321411098148415213001.5810.190.674.007.235.241.81.667
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (7 yrs)29373.213651400269351133524.346020718743186448218121.237.900.743.197.693.552.41.439
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (5 yrs)11174.22262000472626181.7161898521742245021.308.001.043.6811.134.423.03.393
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (2 yrs)1093.871310004613114130.712061567511335011.318.290.483.539.194.222.61.526
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)444.69111000261111117.3135676119341005211.4410.381.462.617.695.152.94.500
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (2 yrs)423.53990001499356.3452422823641011.217.221.283.6910.273.852.78.667
    Arizona Diamondbacks Totals (2 yrs)723.24960002096161.7563022734724001.478.241.035.0010.594.412.12.778
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3231pL-S-E-P1571000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3732pL-S-E-P2544000000000300001.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.00.000.0
    1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1933pL-S-E-P3584010000000300000.250.250.250.500410.000.0001.0000.0075.000.000.00.000.0
    1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1934pL-S-E-P4735000000000200000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari1937pL-S-E-P5311000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)273150100000001000001.067.067.067.1341510.000.000.2000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (5 yrs)273150100000001000001.067.067.067.1341510.000.000.2000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (2 yrs)1319010000000500000.111.111.111.222910.000.000.2500.0055.560.000.00.000.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)1115000000000400001.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.0080.000.000.00.000.0
    Arizona Diamondbacks Totals (1 yrs)311000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1983Paintsville BrewersAppRk21P1400.0017101817.9441.200.0020.0100.04
    1984Stockton PortsCalifA+22P1600.0614222220.9091.300.0011.5100.010
    1984El Paso DiablosTexAA22P700.00600661.0000.900.005.2100.017
    1985El Paso DiablosTexAA23P2500.0419202523.9200.900.0018.4100.07
    1986Milwaukee BrewersALMLB24P51091.01110012121.0000.200.1331.7100.02
    1987Milwaukee BrewersALMLB25P57079.1012211412.8570.200.1535.2100.02
    1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLB26P50052.10600661.0000.100.1230.9100.02
    1989Milwaukee BrewersALMLB27P52061.1280010101.0000.200.1632.1100.02
    1990Milwaukee BrewersALMLB28P66069.01701881.0000.100.1240.7100.02
    1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLB29P45092.12500771.0000.200.0827.8100.04
    1992Milwaukee BrewersALMLB30P44079.01801991.0000.200.1127.2100.05
    1993Chicago CubsNLMLB31P57062.20912109.9000.200.1435.2100.04
    1994Chicago CubsNLMLB32P54054.20300331.0000.100.0647.8100.02
    1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB33P58060.11801991.0000.200.1540.3100.02
    1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB34P73070.10100111.0000.000.0145.1100.01
    1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLB35P73050.10100111.0000.000.0245.1100.02
    1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLB36P78050.00100111.0000.000.0248.1100.02
    1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB37P34021.21400551.0000.100.2421.0100.05
    1999Toronto Blue JaysALMLB37P30022.20200221.0000.100.0918.5100.011
    2000Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB38P62040.00200221.0000.000.0538.3100.02
    2001Toronto Blue JaysALMLB39P62045.10400441.0000.100.0938.3100.04
    2002Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB40P41023.00300331.0000.100.1325.5100.06
    2002Toronto Blue JaysALMLB40P19013.1000000.0000.000.0011.7100.012
    2003Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB41P58033.10500551.0000.100.1535.8100.05
    MLB Totals - (P)106401,068910036112109.9730.100.100.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)3200425203129.9350.900.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)1600614222220.9091.300.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)1400017101817.9441.200.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1983Minor14----------
    1984Minor23----------
    1985Minor25----------
    1986MLB51----------
    1987MLB57----------
    1988MLB50----------
    1989MLB52----------
    1990MLB66----------
    1991MLB45----------
    1992MLB44----------
    1993MLB57----------
    1994MLB54----------
    1995MLB58----------
    1996MLB73----------
    1997MLB73----------
    1998MLB78----------
    1999MLB64----------
    2000MLB62----------
    2001MLB62----------
    2002MLB60----------
    2003MLB58----------
    Totals1126----------