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Alan AshbyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1969-1989 MLB Years: 1973-1989
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PositionsC-1301, 1B-4, 3B-2, DH-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAlan Dean Ashby
Height6-2Weight190BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 8,1951 [66.319]PlaceLong Beach,California
High SchoolSan Pedro (San Pedro,CA)
CollegeLos Angeles Harbor College (Wilmington,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (63rd overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJuly 3,1973 [21.361]
OrganizationsHOU [11] CLE [8] TOR [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID8292Retrosheet IDashba001MLBAM ID110350
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed25Power58Contact56XBH56RBIs62Runs31Hitting48Durability36Team.489Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1969GCL IndiansGCLRk-1748117102831014000000000.239.239.282.521334117.239.043.043.2350.000.000.000.000.0014.29
1970RenoCalifA+-184012115235131810183100000.190.295.322.617399139.230.132.289.28712.9522.301.722.1640.3339.13
1971RenoCalifA+-19772395270141186010605100000.293.435.5861.02114033299.306.293.548.45520.0717.060.856.0213.2847.14
1971JacksonvilleSouAA-191335472008107700000.200.333.257.5909242.250.057.286.28816.6716.671.000.000.0028.57
1971Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         902745677161186820675800000.281.422.544.96614935341.298.263.515.43519.6517.010.875.2815.2245.45
1972PortlandPCLAAA-209529133659292800365100000.223.309.361.67010520327.242.138.261.31211.0115.601.422.7532.3330.77
1973Oklahoma CityAmerAAA-214112420288031600142700000.226.304.363.6674511138.266.137.250.30810.1419.571.932.1741.3339.29
1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle8c2111294510130021100000.172.226.310.5369231.235.138.207.2466.4535.485.503.2329.0040.00
1974Oklahoma CityAmerAAA-2266211266019122410343900000.284.384.412.7968722245.341.128.294.37013.8815.921.150.82105.5036.67
1974Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle6c22107110000001200000.143.250.143.393108.200.000.143.20412.5025.002.000.000.000.00
1975Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle8c239025432571015323230421160110.224.309.331.6408416301.251.107.228.3009.9713.951.401.6650.8028.07
1976Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle8c248924726595143202274906346.239.310.316.6267810283.279.077.178.2909.5417.311.811.4161.7516.95
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor8c2512439625831632290250512101314.210.301.280.58111121459.235.070.192.26910.8911.111.020.44198.0025.30
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor8c26812642769150929112832141410.261.333.420.75311124298.268.159.265.3389.4010.741.143.0229.3334.78
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou14c271083362568152235002670233108.202.262.277.5399319370.247.075.152.2357.0318.922.690.54168.0027.94
1980Houston AstrosNLMLBhou14c2811635230901923480035400251211.256.319.347.66612224394.277.091.190.2918.8810.151.140.76117.3326.67
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou14c2983255206913043302353303266.271.356.369.7259417295.295.098.227.33011.8611.190.941.3663.7524.64
1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou14c301003394087142124920275312347.257.311.416.72714128372.271.159.245.3207.2614.251.963.2328.2532.18
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou14c31872753163181834003138014412.229.303.389.69210727311.236.160.273.3069.9712.221.232.5734.3842.86
1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou14c326619116507042700202214324.262.330.361.6916911219.274.099.204.3129.1310.051.101.8347.7522.00
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou14c336518920538082500242711129.280.363.450.8138516216.290.170.296.36011.1112.501.133.7023.6330.19
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou14c34120315248115073810395601697.257.333.371.70411722361.287.114.241.30910.8015.511.441.9445.0027.16
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou14c35125386531111601463015052104214.288.367.438.80516930441.299.150.277.35411.3411.791.043.1727.5727.03
1988Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-c3624100000000000000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou14c3673227195410073300293601435.238.319.374.6938517261.250.136.264.31111.1113.791.242.6832.4331.48
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou14c3722614101103007811102.164.257.213.47013271.185.049.164.2279.8611.271.140.000.0020.00
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter137041233971010183139051371046162211554166125.245.320.361.68114892864691.267.116.227.0009.8313.261.351.9245.8128.32
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter3821142161281606351684016920600000.246.343.401.7444581011311.273.155.306.00012.8915.711.222.6732.6335.94
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter204630801533631468108411700000.243.332.376.70823753714.279.133.268.00011.7616.391.391.9645.0034.64
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1335472008107700000.200.333.257.5909242.250.057.286.00016.6716.671.000.000.0028.57
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1173606793192217820788200000.258.390.497.88717942438.280.239.461.00017.8118.721.054.7917.1445.16
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter48117102831014000000000.239.239.282.521334117.239.043.043.0000.000.000.000.000.0014.29
Houston Astros Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter965292628273613686938833323435719365485.252.324.374.69810952133311.271.122.233.0009.7613.141.352.0842.4128.94
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2056605215231311581378833142724.230.314.336.65022245757.248.106.221.00010.3010.961.061.4560.0029.61
Cleveland Indians Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter20053763122162106734601041223516.227.304.320.62417228623.263.093.203.0009.6316.691.731.6153.7022.95
Average MLB - Per 162 games162488471192221161115574175815.245.320.361.68117634555.267.116.227.0009.8313.261.351.9245.8128.32
Average Minor - Per 162 games16248468119253157120728700000.246.343.401.74419443556.273.155.306.00012.8915.711.222.6732.6335.94

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21C11-7245-1-4645.9784.090.633175.0111100.06.8
1974Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22C9--12---12121.0001.33-----11090.05.6
1975Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23C87--4414356489484.9905.56-643664.069096.754.7
1975Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle231B2--8--1881.0004.00------902.21.3
1975Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23DH1---------------901.10.6
1975Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle233B1--1-1-21.5001.00------901.10.6
1976Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24C86--4755177533526.9876.12-823967.838996.654.1
1976Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle241B2--11--221.0001.00------892.21.3
1976Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle243B1---------------891.10.6
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25C124--619711111701690.9845.56-645952.06124100.077.0
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26C81--3993866443437.9865.40-503261.0781100.050.3
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27C105--5485785613605.9875.76-713169.6910897.264.8
1980Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28C114--60860610674668.9915.86-912777.11411698.369.9
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29C81--4345896501492.9826.07-624160.238397.673.6
1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30C95--53055145599585.9776.16-1082680.61010095.058.6
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31C85--43556132504491.9745.78-852974.698797.752.5
1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou32C63--3034253350345.9865.48-642671.1156695.538.9
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou33C60--3123781357349.9785.82-582173.4146592.337.0
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou34C103--63243102685675.9856.55-922876.7712085.863.6
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35C110--7784666830824.9937.49-1213080.1612588.067.9
1988Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou36C2--62--881.0004.00------2100.01.4
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36C66--4142344441437.9916.62-821584.517390.440.7
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37C19--1014--1051051.0005.53-15478.912286.411.7
MLB Totals for C - 17 season(s)-   C1299-7270866841137478837770.9865.98107.92111244571.411312990.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B4--91-110101.0002.50------40.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B2--1-1-21.5000.50------20.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C2--62--881.0004.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21-11---------
1974Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22-9---------
1975Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23-872--1----1
1976Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24-862--1-----
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25-124---------
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26-81---------
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27-105---------
1980Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28-114---------
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29-81---------
1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30-95---------
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31-85---------
1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou32-63---------
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou33-60---------
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou34-103---------
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35-110---------
1988Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou36-2---------
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36-66---------
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37-19---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB2828010001000000000.125.125.125.250108.125.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1981Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB2939110012002000000.111.273.444.7174111.000.333.55618.180.000.009.099.00100.00
1986Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB34623231012002100000.130.200.304.5047225.095.174.2618.004.000.504.0023.0066.67
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs39110012002000000.111.273.444.7174111.000.333.55618.180.000.009.099.00100.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs831241013002100000.129.182.258.4408233.103.129.1946.063.030.503.0331.0050.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1996Kissimmee CobrasFSLA+Minorhou44Manager1356075.44412.05 
1997Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou45Bullpen Coach1628478.519--1Larry DierkerLost in 1st Round (Braves)
1998Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou46Broadcaster16210260.630--1Larry DierkerLost in 1st Round (Padres)
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou47Broadcaster1629765.599--1Larry DierkerLost in 1st Round (Braves)
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou48Broadcaster1627290.44423.04Larry Dierker
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou49Broadcaster1629369.574--1Larry DierkerLost in 1st Round (Braves)
2002Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou50Broadcaster1628478.51913.02Jimy Williams-
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou51Broadcaster1628775.5371.02Jimy Williams-
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou52Broadcaster1629270.56813.02Phil Garner,Jimy WilliamsLost NLCS (Cardinals)
2005Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou53Broadcaster1628973.54911.02Phil GarnerLost World Series (White Sox)
2007Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor55Broadcaster1628379.51213.03John Gibbons
2008Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor56Broadcaster1628676.53111.04John Gibbons,Cito Gaston
2009Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor57Broadcaster1627587.46328.04Cito Gaston
2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor58Broadcaster1628577.52511.04Cito Gaston
* 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
1989-05-11Released by Astros. 
1986-12-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1986-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1982-12-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1982-11-10Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1978-11-27TradeTraded by Blue Jays to Astros for Mark Lemongello, Pedro Hernandez and Joe Cannon. 
1976-11-05TradeTraded by Indians with Doug Howard to Blue Jays for Al Fitzmorris. 
* 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
1985Houston AstrosTeam Payroll33416,667-2621057++370,78060,000416,667
1986Houston AstrosTeam Payroll34525,000-2291168++386,34760,000941,667
1987Houston AstrosTeam Payroll35575,000-1841274++344,90660,0001,516,667
1988Houston AstrosTeam Payroll36450,000-2351467++392,10762,5001,966,667
1989Houston AstrosTeam Payroll3762,500-69128-429,80262,5002,029,167
* 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