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Glenn AdamsHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1982 MLB Years: 1975-1982
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PositionsDH-373, OF-159Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGlenn Charles Adams
Height6-0Weight185BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 4,1947 [70.142]PlaceNorthbridge,Massachusetts
CollegeSpringfield College (Springfield,MA)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros in the 1st round (4th overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutMay 4,1975 [27.213]
OrganizationsMIN [5] HOU [4] SFN [4] TOR [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID8043Retrosheet IDadamg101MLBAM ID110050
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed35Power61Contact67XBH53RBIs71Runs22Hitting72Durability31Team.475Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1968GreensboroCaroA+--2012945158132234351000000000.293.293.381.67417230451.288.088.089.3050.000.000.000.67150.3322.73
1969PeninsulaCaroA+--2171247326950423000000000.279.279.348.627869247.267.069.069.2840.000.000.001.6261.7513.04
1969SavannahSouAA--2136121132761112000000000.223.223.314.537388121.217.091.091.2410.000.000.000.83121.0029.63
1969Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1073684596111535000000000.261.261.337.59812417368.251.076.076.2700.000.000.001.3673.6017.71
1970ColumbusSouAA--22832343269102220000000000.295.295.380.6758914234.289.085.085.3010.000.000.000.85117.0020.29
1971ColumbusSouAA--232481133170210000000000.383.383.543.92644981.367.160.160.4170.000.000.002.4740.5029.03
1971Oklahoma CityAmerAAA--2359161145090019000000000.311.311.366.677599161.311.055.056.3060.000.000.000.000.0018.00
1971Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         832422781160229000000000.335.335.426.76110318242.329.091.091.3430.000.000.000.83121.0022.22
1973AmarilloTexAA--2511041559129322352000000000.311.311.419.73017437415.306.108.108.3270.000.000.000.72138.3328.68
1974PhoenixPCLAAA--261274327915226113105000000000.352.352.507.85921940432.332.155.155.3890.000.000.003.0133.2326.32
1975PhoenixPCLAAA--2719679204118000000000.299.299.433.73229667.288.134.134.3290.000.000.001.4967.0030.00
1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn43of27619010272141510112510101.300.379.478.857437103.371.178.311.39010.6824.272.273.8822.5025.93
1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn43of28697421840031011200004.243.253.297.55022475.290.054.081.2541.3316.0012.000.000.0022.22
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin8dh-of2995269329117064902183000335.338.376.468.84412623290.360.130.190.3706.2110.341.672.0744.8325.27
1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin8dh301163102780181735011732020010.258.297.390.68712126329.269.132.184.3115.179.731.882.1344.2932.50
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin8dh-of31119326349813185022252731603.301.350.420.77013722361.303.119.196.3446.937.481.082.2240.7522.45
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin8dh32992623275112638241526064111.286.320.412.73210819287.295.126.176.3265.239.061.732.0943.6725.33
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin8dh33722201346100224012026002410.209.273.282.5556212242.227.073.159.2538.2610.741.300.83110.0026.09
1982Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-of3410134852115210115101524120440.330.416.486.90216932406.347.156.302.40012.8110.100.792.7131.6427.83
1982Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor55dh34306621740111004500303.258.288.364.65224573.254.106.167.2875.486.851.251.3766.0029.41
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter6611617152452795342256101111834919847.280.324.398.7226431181760.295.118.184.0006.3110.401.651.9347.5626.11
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter7592557361794143114035101524120440.311.324.422.74610791942615.304.111.131.0001.991.570.791.5363.9324.43
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter30610081543376022518301524120440.334.367.472.839476871066.330.138.188.0004.883.850.792.3540.3225.82
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter253851117256555894000000000.301.301.405.70634568851.294.104.105.0000.000.000.000.94106.3826.56
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter20069890201284774000000000.288.288.370.65825839698.281.082.082.0000.000.000.001.0099.7119.40
Minnesota Twins Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter501138713839069429196410951413915839.281.325.399.7245541021509.293.118.182.0006.309.341.481.9247.8326.15
San Francisco Giants Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13016412456141820123710105.274.326.396.7226511178.331.122.207.0006.7420.793.082.2541.0024.44
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter306621740111004500303.258.288.364.65224573.254.106.167.0005.486.851.251.3766.0029.41
Average MLB - Per 162 games16239637111191855122745125212.280.324.398.72215829431.295.118.184.0006.3110.401.651.9347.5626.11
Average Minor - Per 162 games162546771693129750011900110.311.324.422.74623041558.304.111.131.0001.991.570.791.5363.9324.43

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27OF25--3112-3432.9411.28------6141.015.5
1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28OF6--3---331.0000.50------698.73.7
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29DH47---------------9549.529.2
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29OF44--603216563.9691.43------9546.327.3
1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30OF5--5---551.0001.00------1164.33.1
1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30DH101---------------11687.162.3
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31OF53--6623-7168.9581.28------11944.532.7
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31DH55---------------11946.234.0
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32DH81---------------9981.850.3
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32OF12--18-1-1918.9471.50------9912.17.5
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33DH62---------------7286.156.9
1982Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor34OF14--23-1-2423.9581.64------10113.910.0
1982Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor34DH27---------------3090.016.7
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH373---------------3730.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF145--183681197189.9591.30------1450.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF14--23-1-2423.9581.64------140.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27---------25-
1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28---------6-
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29---------4447
1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30---------5101
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31---------5355
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32---------1281
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33----------62
1982Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor34---------14-
1982Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor34----------27

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1986Burlington IndiansAppRkMinorcle38Manager673631.5375.53 
1987Waterloo IndiansMidwAMinorcle39Manager1407268.5144.03 
1988Kinston IndiansCaroA+Minorcle40Manager1408852.629--1 League Champions (Lynchburg)
1992Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin44Minor League Batting Instructor1629072.5566.02Tom Kelly
1993Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin45Minor League Batting Instructor1627191.43823.06Tom Kelly
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin46Minor League Batting Instructor1135360.46914.04Tom Kelly
1995Iowa CubsAmerAAAMinorchn47Hitting Coach1436974.48318.55Ron Clark
1996Iowa CubsAmerAAAMinorchn48Hitting Coach1446084.41719.03Ron Clark
1998Iowa CubsPCLAAAMinorchn50Hitting Coach1448559.590--1Terry KennedyLost in Semi-Finals
1999Iowa CubsPCLAAAMinorchn51Hitting Coach1416576.46116.04Terry Kennedy
2000Iowa CubsPCLAAAMinorchn52Hitting Coach1445787.39629.04Dave Trembley
2001Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea53Minor league Hitting Coordinator16211646.716--1Lou PiniellaLost ALCS (Yankees)
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea54Minor league Hitting Coordinator1629369.57410.03Lou Piniella-
2003Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea55Minor league Hitting Coordinator1629369.5743.02Bob Melvin-
2004Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea56Minor league Hitting Coordinator1626399.38929.04Bob Melvin-
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea57Minor league Hitting Coordinator1626993.42626.04Mike Hargrove-
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea58Minor league Hitting Coordinator1627884.48115.04Mike Hargrove
2007Erie SeaWolvesEastAAMinordet59Hitting Coach1408159.579--1Matt WalbeckLost in Semi-Finals
2008Erie SeaWolvesEastAAMinordet60Hitting Coach1426874.47916.04Tom Brookens
2009Erie SeaWolvesEastAAMinordet61Hitting Coach1417170.50417.54Tom Brookens
2010Erie SeaWolvesEastAAMinordet62Hitting Coach1426676.46516.06Phil Nevin
* 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 DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1982-12-10Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1982-03-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1981-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1976-12-06Purchased by Twins from Giants. 
1972-12-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1972-01-20Released by Astros. 
* 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.