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Denny HockingTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1990-2005 MLB Years: 1993-2005
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PositionsSS-943, 2B-328, 3B-139, RF-101, LF-85, CF-51, 1B-49, OF-26, DH-17Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDennis Lee Hocking
Height5-10Weight183BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateApril 2,1970 [48.233]PlaceTorrance,California
High SchoolWest Torrance (Torrance,CA)
CollegeEl Camino College (Torrance,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 52nd round (1314th overall) of the 1989 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsEarl Frishman
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1993-MLB-#6
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1993 [23.161]
OrganizationsMIN [14] CHN [1] COL [1] KCA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID845Retrosheet IDhockd001MLBAM ID116000
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed59Power40Contact67XBH42RBIs48Runs61Hitting57Durability59Team.478Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1990Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin-ss2054201455962630144402661210.294.422.433.8558714250.310.139.388.39016.0010.400.652.4033.5023.73
1991Kenosha TwinsMidwAmin-ss21125432721101782362210776963440.255.372.345.71714927522.296.090.296.33214.7513.220.900.38216.0024.55
1992Visalia OaksCalifA+min-ss221355501171823497813818727782210.331.415.464.87925550634.374.133.300.39811.3612.151.071.1078.5727.47
1993Nashville XpressSouAAmin-ss231074095410994850155346643200.267.327.367.69415021452.300.100.208.3157.5214.601.941.7751.1319.27
1993Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin7ss231536751000106800001.139.262.167.4296142.179.028.222.21814.2919.051.330.000.0020.00
1994Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-ss2411239461110146557137285725416.279.327.383.71015125433.313.104.190.3146.4713.162.041.1578.8022.73
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin7ss2411313103002200400001.323.323.419.74213331.370.096.161.3240.0012.900.000.000.0030.00
1995Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-ss25117397511122428751282541285110.282.324.413.73716434437.295.131.204.3245.729.381.641.8349.6330.36
1995Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin7ss25925450203102201011.200.259.360.6199228.217.160.280.2547.147.141.000.000.0040.00
1996Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-ss-of263713018366232222101722224.277.333.423.7565511146.295.146.223.3266.8511.641.702.0543.3330.56
1996Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin7rf26491271625601103382401103.197.243.268.511347137.233.071.134.2315.8417.523.000.73127.0028.00
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin7ss-3b27115253286512422535185115106.257.308.360.6689118278.313.103.166.2986.4718.352.830.72126.5027.69
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin72b-ss2811019832406131521164403212.202.259.288.5475710219.242.086.172.2457.3120.092.751.3766.0025.00
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin7ss-2b29136386471031827411172254346110.267.307.378.68514627421.290.111.179.3015.2312.832.451.6655.1426.21
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin72b301343735211124444775487707512.298.373.416.78915532433.360.118.252.35011.0917.781.600.9293.2528.83
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin7ss31112327348216232561296724117.251.315.339.65411121363.306.088.193.2917.9918.462.310.83109.0025.61
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin72b32102260286513022502244414503.250.310.323.6338415294.288.073.158.2858.1614.971.830.68130.0023.08
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin72b-3b3383188224510232201153703303.239.291.362.6536815209.278.123.197.2867.1817.702.471.4462.6733.33
2004Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn73b-ss3439104203012032202112010101.288.359.490.8495115117.329.202.288.3659.4017.091.822.5634.6750.00
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol16lf-ss34559471920040172005003.202.257.223.480212106.257.021.085.2236.6018.872.860.000.0010.53
2005Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-2b3568230376614202410254405325.287.353.365.7188416263.349.078.191.3189.5116.731.760.000.0024.24
2005Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca12b3523601416100701101001001.267.371.283.65417171.320.016.167.30914.0814.081.000.000.006.25
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter95423582945911121725226362720544273824543.251.310.344.6548121542632.296.093.184.0007.7916.792.160.9594.3226.06
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter79428474758141363542397117563224173129251226.286.362.403.76511462133254.320.117.251.0009.9012.811.301.2967.7926.17
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter373125518735470121920028199917972015626.282.334.402.7365051011396.313.120.206.0007.0912.821.811.3666.0528.53
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1074095410994850155346643200.267.327.367.69415021452.300.100.208.0007.5214.601.941.7751.1319.27
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1355501171823497813818727782210.331.415.464.87925550634.374.133.300.00011.3612.151.071.1078.5727.47
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter125432721101782362210776963440.255.372.345.71714927522.296.090.296.00014.7513.220.900.38216.0024.55
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter54201455962630144402661210.294.422.433.8558714250.310.139.388.00016.0010.400.652.4033.5023.73
Minnesota Twins Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter87622042735561091725215362518841273224539.252.310.351.6617741512455.296.099.189.0007.6616.782.191.0288.1627.16
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter559471920040172005003.202.257.223.480212106.257.021.085.0006.6018.872.860.000.0010.53
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter23601416100701101001001.267.371.283.65417171.320.016.167.00014.0814.081.000.000.006.25
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624005010019343865357516417.251.310.344.65413826447.296.093.184.0007.7916.792.160.9594.3226.06
Average Minor - Per 162 games162581971662879812411668566525.286.362.403.76523443664.320.117.251.0009.9012.811.301.2967.7926.17

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1990Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin20SS48--691601922248229.9234.77------5488.971.6
1990Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin202B5--813152221.9554.20------549.37.5
1990Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin203B3---6--661.0002.00------545.64.5
1991Kenosha Twins MidwAmin21SS104--1933084265543501.9234.82------12583.275.9
1992Visalia Oaks CalifA+min22SS135--2144693897721683.9475.06------135100.0198.5
1993Nashville Xpress SouAAmin23SS100--1443003046474444.9374.44------10793.570.4
1993Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23SS12--1519193534.9712.83------1580.07.4
1993Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin232B1--44-2881.0008.00------156.70.6
1994Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin24SS110--1433422665511485.9494.41------11298.276.4
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24SS10--1127-738381.0003.80------1190.98.8
1995Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin25SS114--1713902072581561.9664.92------11797.479.2
1995Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin252B1--23--551.0005.00------1170.90.7
1995Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25SS6--1320153433.9715.50------966.74.2
1996Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin26SS22--26652129391.9784.14------3759.515.3
1996Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin26OF13--151--16161.0001.23------3735.19.0
1996Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin263B1---21-32.6672.00------372.70.7
1996Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin262B1---1--111.0001.00------372.70.7
1996Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin261B1--10---10101.00010.00------372.70.7
1996Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26RF33--6241-6766.9852.00------4967.320.4
1996Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26SS6--33--661.0001.00------4912.23.7
1996Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin262B2--12-1331.0001.50------494.11.2
1996Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin261B1--1---111.0001.00------492.00.6
1996Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26DH1---------------492.00.6
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27SS44--6196428161157.9753.57------11538.327.2
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin273B39--1432-246461.0001.18------11533.924.1
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin272B15--1316-529291.0001.93------11513.09.3
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27RF12--201-121211.0001.75------11510.47.4
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27LF7--121--13131.0001.86------1156.14.3
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27CF2--4---441.0002.00------1151.71.2
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27DH1---------------1150.90.6
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin271B1--1---111.0001.00------1150.90.6
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin282B47--3846-984841.0001.79------11042.729.0
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28SS28--2943377572.9602.57------11025.517.3
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28LF17--342113736.9732.12------11015.510.5
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin283B11--111-112121.0001.09------11010.06.8
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28RF7--10---10101.0001.43------1106.44.3
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin281B2--3---331.0001.50------1101.81.2
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28DH2---------------1101.81.2
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28CF1--3---331.0003.00------1100.90.6
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29SS61--6295222159157.9872.57------13644.938.1
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin292B56--7785122163162.9942.89------13641.235.0
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29LF17--152--17171.0001.00------13612.510.6
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29RF13--192--21211.0001.62------1369.68.1
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29CF11--121--13131.0001.18------1368.16.9
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin293B6--15-1661.0001.00------1364.43.8
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin291B2--7---771.0003.50------1361.51.3
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin302B47-2935675319134131.9782.790.45-----13435.129.0
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30CF21-107361--37371.0001.760.35-----13415.713.0
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30RF19-83161-117171.0000.890.20-----13414.211.7
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin303B16-83320122423.9581.440.28-----13411.99.9
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30LF16-97183-221211.0001.310.22-----13411.99.9
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30SS15-9819381105857.9833.800.58-----13411.29.3
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin301B12-40345-639391.0003.250.98-----1349.07.4
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30DH2---------------1341.51.2
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31SS47-36865111326179176.9833.740.48-----11242.029.0
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin312B17-822324164847.9792.760.57-----11215.210.5
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin311B11-55476-353531.0004.820.96-----1129.86.8
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31DH9---------------1128.05.6
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31LF6-314---441.0000.670.13-----1125.43.7
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin313B6-44181-109.9001.500.20-----1125.43.7
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31CF5-3513---13131.0002.600.37-----1124.53.1
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31RF5-26101-111111.0002.200.42-----1124.53.1
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin322B56-39369115722191184.9633.290.47-----10254.934.8
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32SS25-1723243387875.9623.000.44-----10224.515.5
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin323B16-951020-230301.0001.880.32-----10215.79.9
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin321B6-109---991.0001.500.90-----1025.93.7
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32RF4-113---331.0000.750.27-----1023.92.5
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32CF1-11---111.0001.001.00-----1021.00.6
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin332B25141373136-967671.0002.680.49-----8330.115.4
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin333B24121391933215452.9632.170.37-----8328.914.8
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33SS17141212341-864641.0003.760.53-----8320.510.5
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin331B10138444134948.9804.801.26-----8312.06.2
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33RF43267---771.0001.750.27-----834.82.5
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33DH2---------------832.41.2
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33CF2193---331.0001.500.33-----832.41.2
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33LF2-2-------------832.41.2
2004Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn34SS13--15433106158.9514.46------3933.39.1
2004Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn343B13--527-432321.0002.46------3933.39.1
2004Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn342B5--1013-423231.0004.60------3912.83.5
2004Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn34OF2--51--661.0003.00------395.11.4
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol34LF2015419-1-2019.9500.950.35-----5536.412.3
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol34SS136571325364138.9272.920.67-----5523.68.0
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol342B85481316-329291.0003.630.60-----5514.54.9
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol34CF833716---16161.0002.000.43-----5514.54.9
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol34RF41104---441.0001.000.40-----557.32.5
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol343B2-31---111.0000.500.33-----553.61.2
2005Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca352B29--5585420144140.9724.83------6842.620.1
2005Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca35SS12--2326235149.9614.08------6817.68.3
2005Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca35OF11--182--20201.0001.82------6816.27.6
2005Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca351B3--20--420201.0006.67------684.42.1
2005Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca353B1--2-2-42.5002.00------681.50.7
2005Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca352B131211933482138381.9766.230.68-----2356.58.0
2005Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca35SS1-213-2441.0004.002.00-----234.30.6
2005Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca353B1-2-------------234.30.6
MLB Totals for 2B - 11 season(s)-   2B28731107235846714111839825.9832.870.77-----2870.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 13 season(s)-   SS2852081834756421138932911.9773.201.11-----2850.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 9 season(s)-   3B121123665012949183179.9781.480.49-----1210.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 9 season(s)-   RF1014156151913161160.9941.581.03-----1010.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 7 season(s)-   LF851184102823112110.9821.290.60-----850.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 8 season(s)-   CF514189882--90901.0001.760.48-----510.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B45114314615112162161.9943.581.13-----450.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH17---------------170.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS271--3788665316212971244.9594.59------2710.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B36--67102424173169.9774.69------360.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF26--384--42421.0001.62------260.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B15--729343936.9232.40------150.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B4--30--430301.0007.50------40.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS100--1443003046474444.9374.44------1000.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS135--2144693897721683.9475.06------1350.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS104--1933084265543501.9234.82------1040.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS48--691601922248229.9234.77------480.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B5--813152221.9554.20------50.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3---6--661.0002.00------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1990Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin20---5483-----
1991Kenosha Twins MidwAmin21----104------
1992Visalia Oaks CalifA+min22----135------
1993Nashville Xpress SouAAmin23----100------
1993Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23---112------
1994Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin24----110------
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24----10------
1995Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin25---1114------
1995Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25----6------
1996Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin26--11221---13-
1996Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26--126---33-1
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27--11544397212-1
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28--24728111717-2
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29--256616171113--
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30--12471516162119-2
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31--1117476655-9
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32--6562516-14--
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33--10251724224-2
2004Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn34---51313---2-
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol34---81322084--
2005Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca35--329121---11-
2005Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca35---1311-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB3236031001000100000.500.500.6671.167416.600.167.1670.0016.670.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs36031001000100000.500.500.6671.167416.600.167.1670.0016.670.000.000.0033.33

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2010Frederick KeysCaroA+Minorbal40Hitting Coach1407268.514--1Orlando GomezLost in Semi-Finals
2011Bowie BaysoxEastAAMinorbal41Hitting Coach1417566.5324.53Gary Kendall
2012Bowie BaysoxEastAAMinorbal42Hitting Coach1427864.5494.52Gary KendallLost in Semi-Finals
2013Arizona Angels -ArizRkMinorana43Manager563026.53611.52 Lost in Round 1
2014Inland Empire 66ersCalifA+Minorana44Manager1406278.44316.05 Lost in Semi-Finals
2015Inland Empire 66ersCalifA+Minorana45Manager1406179.43617.04 
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana46Minor League Infield Coordinator1627488.45721.04Mike Scioscia
2017Arizona Mariners -ArizRkMinorsea47Hitting Coach553124.564--1Zachary LivingstonLost in 1st Round
2018Clinton LumberKingsMidwAMinorsea48Manager1396970.49611.56 
* 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
2005-01-18ContractSigned by Royals (minor) 
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-07-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
2004-07-12Released by Rockies. 
2004-02-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
2003-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-05-09InjuredActivated from DL 
2003-04-29InjuredDisabled -- bone spur on right elbow 
1990-05-15Contractsigned 
* 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
1993Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll23109,000-75732-968,431109,000109,000
1994Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll24109,000-75625-957,101109,000218,000
1995Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll25112,000-7382519999,520109,000330,000
1996Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll26117,500-7402518957,870109,000447,500
1997Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll27152,500-75026171,182,177150,000600,000
1998Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll28185,000-70919211,276,192170,000785,000
1999Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll29325,000-53712411,454,491200,0001,110,000
2000Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll30500,000-4689481,394,248200,0001,610,000
2001Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll31900,000-4149541,897,758200,0002,510,000
2002Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll321,110,000-38211582,011,045200,0003,620,000
2003Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll331,100,000-35213572,163,527300,0004,720,000
2004Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll34650,000-43611522,070,100300,0005,370,000
2005Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll35300,000-79428-2,189,055300,0005,670,000
* 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