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Daryl BostonHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-1996 MLB Years: 1984-1994
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsOF-1476, DH-35Position when DraftedP-OFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDaryl Lamont Boston
Height6-3Weight203BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 4,1963 [55.052]PlaceCincinnati,Ohio
High SchoolWoodward (Cincinnati,OH)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox in the 1st round (7th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-CHA-#4 ... 1984-CHA-#6 ... 1985-CHA-#2
MLB DebutMay 13,1984 [21.129]
OrganizationsCHA [10] NYN [3] COL [1] MIA [1] NYA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID9035Retrosheet IDbostd001MLBAM ID111257
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed76Power73Contact47XBH71RBIs59Runs73Hitting60Durability63Team.483Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Gulf Coast White SoxGCLRkcha-of1856189305563130123164504100.291.345.370.7157010210.375.079.212.3297.6221.432.810.48189.0018.18
1982Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-of1913951286143199157728134414729420.279.336.439.77522543571.362.160.275.3447.7125.743.342.6334.1330.07
1983Glens Falls White SoxEastAAcha-of2011343565104151185021135113334410.239.320.402.72217534497.299.163.299.32610.2626.762.613.6224.1732.69
1983Denver BearsAmerAAAcha-of201451111341270071400000.255.345.490.83525758.314.235.373.37012.0724.142.003.4525.5053.85
1983Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12748676117192205721135814734410.241.323.412.73520041555.300.171.307.33010.4526.492.533.6024.3035.04
1984Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAcha-of21127471941472119158240176582211110.312.390.533.92325155550.343.221.408.40311.8214.911.262.7331.4037.41
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33of21358381431036042000000.169.207.229.43619487.222.060.181.2014.6022.995.000.000.0028.57
1985Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-of226324145661211036155334842100.274.369.456.82511023281.304.182.361.36911.7417.081.453.5624.1034.85
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha8of2295232205313131586144401113.228.271.332.6037717248.269.104.172.2695.6517.743.141.2177.3332.08
1986Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-of2396360571091635413810424515340.303.374.406.78014624411.332.103.297.34810.2210.951.071.2272.0022.02
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha8of2356199295311352295213303134.266.335.427.7628519224.296.161.286.3349.3814.731.572.2339.8035.85
1987Hawaii IslandersPCLAAAcha-of242177142330513100101010010.299.386.532.91841888.290.233.494.39511.3611.361.005.6815.4034.78
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha8of2410333751872121029126256804325.258.307.421.72814233369.294.163.255.3156.7818.432.722.7133.7037.93
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha8of251052813761122153193214402155.217.271.434.70512229305.206.217.313.3076.8914.432.104.9218.7347.54
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha8of2610121834553452372243104131.252.325.372.6978112247.273.120.252.3149.7212.551.292.0243.6021.82
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha8dh2751000000100000000.000.000.000.000001.000.0001.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn7of27115366651002121245187285020027.273.328.440.76816135396.289.167.273.3437.0712.631.793.0330.5035.00
1990Totals for MLB-MLB         120367651002121245197285020027.272.327.439.76616135397.289.167.275.3427.0512.591.793.0230.5835.00
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn6of281372554070164421158304200102.275.350.416.76610624286.314.141.286.34610.4914.691.401.4063.7534.29
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn6of2913028937721421135126386030465.249.338.426.76412327334.275.177.329.34011.3817.961.583.2926.2737.50
1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol6of301242914676151144016265720115.261.325.464.78913530320.281.203.275.3478.1317.812.194.3820.7939.47
1994New York YankeesALMLBnya26of-dh3152771114204140162010000.182.250.364.61428684.189.182.247.2707.1423.813.334.7619.2542.86
1995Thunder Bay Whiskey JacksNorthernInd-3247161294512022441363250210.280.422.391.8136314204.333.111.354.37517.6515.690.890.9880.5031.11
1995Charlotte KnightsILAAAflo-of32186471250120061200001.188.257.313.57020670.216.125.219.2588.5717.142.001.4364.0050.00
1996Regina CyclonesPrairieInd-33722705495200106940373020331.352.429.537.96614530312.365.185.337.41811.869.620.813.2127.0031.58
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1058262937865513122832789850237469814132337.249.312.410.72210792362901.274.161.270.0008.1716.171.982.8631.6736.03
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter647240040967210137723381646127453613252491.280.354.443.79710632102736.330.163.320.00010.0119.591.962.6333.3331.25
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter339126422837061243818110332163211881561.293.373.469.8425931231458.322.176.362.00011.1814.471.292.6133.2633.24
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11343565104151185021135113334410.239.320.402.72217534497.299.163.299.00010.2626.762.613.6224.1732.69
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13951286143199157728134414729420.279.336.439.77522543571.362.160.275.0007.7125.743.342.6334.1330.07
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter56189305563130123164504100.291.345.370.7157010210.375.079.212.0007.6221.432.810.48189.0018.18
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11943183140320129381736270541.325.426.483.90920844516.354.158.343.00014.1512.020.852.3335.9231.43
Chicago White Sox Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter5001351179323631338123522210924001471418.239.294.389.6835261141481.264.150.253.0007.3616.212.202.5735.5535.29
New York Mets Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter38291014224251827101452196152505814.266.338.429.767390861016.292.163.295.0009.4514.961.582.6633.7035.54
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1242914676151144016265720115.261.325.464.78913530320.281.203.275.0008.1317.812.194.3820.7939.47
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter52771114204140162010000.182.250.364.61428684.189.182.247.0007.1423.813.334.7619.2542.86
Average MLB - Per 162 games162403581002031343158367212246.249.312.410.72216536444.274.161.270.0008.1716.171.982.8631.6736.03
Average Minor - Per 162 games162601102168259188541156913436620.280.354.443.79726653685.330.163.320.00010.0119.591.962.6333.3331.25

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha18OF54--849329693.9691.72------5696.484.4
1982Appleton Foxes MidwAcha19OF139--2939102312302.9682.17------139100.099.3
1983Glens Falls White Sox EastAAcha20OF113--2718132292279.9552.47------113100.083.1
1983Denver Bears AmerAAAcha20OF14--2615-3227.8441.93------14100.010.4
1984Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcha21OF126--31111104332322.9702.56------12799.281.8
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha21OF34--592616761.9101.79------3597.121.0
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha21DH1---------------352.90.6
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha22OF61--151332157154.9812.52------6396.843.0
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22OF93--179721188186.9892.00------9597.957.4
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22DH2---------------952.11.2
1986Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha23OF93--210151216211.9772.27------9696.965.5
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23OF53--152351160155.9692.92------5694.632.7
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23DH1---------------561.80.6
1987Hawaii Islanders PCLAAAcha24OF21--433--46461.0002.19------21100.015.0
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24OF92--207323212210.9912.28------10389.356.8
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24DH5---------------1034.93.1
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25DH5---------------1054.83.1
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25OF85--1904102204194.9512.28------10581.052.8
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26DH9---------------1018.95.6
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26OF75--13424-140136.9711.81------10174.346.6
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn27OF109--203331209206.9861.89------11594.867.3
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27DH3---------------560.01.9
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27OF1---------------520.00.6
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn28OF115--156231161158.9811.37------13783.971.4
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn29OF95--133511139138.9931.45------13073.158.6
1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30OF79--124521131129.9851.63------12463.748.8
1994New York YankeesALMLBnya31DH9---------------5217.38.0
1994New York YankeesALMLBnya31OF16--151--16161.0001.00------5230.814.2
1995Charlotte Knights ILAAAflo32OF8--121--13131.0001.63------1844.45.7
MLB Totals for OF - 11 season(s)-   OF847--155237381216271589.9771.88------8470.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 8 season(s)-   DH35---------------350.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF323--75320237796773.9712.39------3230.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF113--2718132292279.9552.47------1130.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF139--2939102312302.9682.17------1390.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF54--849329693.9691.72------540.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha18---------54-
1982Appleton Foxes MidwAcha19---------139-
1983Glens Falls White Sox EastAAcha20---------113-
1983Denver Bears AmerAAAcha20---------14-
1984Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcha21---------126-
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha21---------341
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha22---------61-
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22---------932
1986Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha23---------93-
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23---------531
1987Hawaii Islanders PCLAAAcha24---------21-
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24---------925
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25---------855
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26---------759
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn27---------109-
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27---------13
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn28---------115-
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn29---------95-
1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30---------79-
1994New York YankeesALMLBnya31---------169
1995Charlotte Knights ILAAAflo32---------8-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1998Bristol White SoxAppRkMinorcha35Hitting Coach664224.636--1Nick CapraLeague Champions
1999Burlington BeesMidwAMinorcha36Hitting Coach1397168.5116.02Nick CapraLeague Champions
2000Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+Minorcha37Hitting Coach1396871.48919.54Brian Dayett
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha38Minor league outfield instructor1628379.5128.03Jerry Manuel
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha39Minor league outfield instructor1628181.50013.52Jerry Manuel-
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha40Minor league outfield instructor1628676.5314.02Jerry Manuel-
2004Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha41Minor league outfield instructor1628379.5129.02Ozzie Guillen-
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha42Minor league outfield instructor1629963.611--1Ozzie GuillenWon World Series (Astros)
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha43Minor league outfield instructor1629072.5566.03Ozzie Guillen
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha44Minor league outfield instructor1627290.44424.04Ozzie Guillen
2008Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha45Minor league outfield instructor1638974.546--1Ozzie GuillenLost in 1st Round (Rays)
2009Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha46Minor league outfield instructor1627983.4887.54Ozzie Guillen
2010Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha47Minor league outfield instructor1628874.5436.02Ozzie Guillen
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha50First Base Coach1626399.38930.05Robin Ventura
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha51First Base Coach1627389.45117.04Robin Ventura
2015Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha52First Base Coach1627686.46919.04Robin Ventura
2016Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha53First Base Coach1627884.48116.54Robin Ventura
2017Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha54First Base Coach1626795.41435.04Rick Renteria
* 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
1994-10-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-01-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1993-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-12-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
1992-10-30Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-02-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1991-10-31Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-04-30Claimed on waivers by Mets from White Sox. 
* 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
1985Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2260,000-51622-370,78060,00060,000
1986Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2368,000-5823118386,34760,000128,000
1987Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2460,000-5959-344,90660,000188,000
1988Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2575,000-5522022392,10762,500263,000
1989Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll26210,000-3921452429,80262,500473,000
1990New York MetsTeam Payroll27310,000-3862045515,727100,000783,000
1990Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll27310,000-3861045515,727100,000783,000
1991New York MetsTeam Payroll28750,000-2611563++742,231100,0001,533,000
1992New York MetsTeam Payroll29935,000-2731667962,245109,0002,468,000
1993Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll30550,000-357961968,431109,0003,018,000
1994New York YankeesTeam Payroll31400,000-3972156957,101109,0003,418,000
* 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