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Travis FrymanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1987-2002 MLB Years: 1990-2002
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

Positions3B-1369, SS-726, DH-7, 2B-1, 1B-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Travis Fryman
Height6-1Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 25,1969 [49.089]PlaceLexington,Kentucky
High SchoolTate (Cantonment,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (30th overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1988-DET-#9 ... 1989-DET-#10 ... 1990-MLB-#39 ... 1990-DET-#2
MLB DebutJuly 7,1990 [21.104]
OrganizationsDET [11] CLE [5] Awards4Awards Voting3-9
TBC Player ID934Retrosheet IDfrymt001MLBAM ID114465
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed50Power71Contact44XBH62RBIs77Runs56Hitting63Durability76Team.498Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987Bristol TigersAppRkdet-ss186724825589022052224010200.234.297.294.5917311273.269.060.161.2708.0614.651.820.73124.0018.97
1988Fayetteville GeneralsSALAdet-ss1912341144961740471852483108500.234.289.294.58312121458.288.060.151.2685.2418.123.460.000.0021.88
1989London TigersEastAAdet-ss201184265211330195653197882400.265.306.404.71017240459.303.139.188.3204.1416.994.111.9647.3335.40
1990Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-ss21873273884222105347175922300.257.295.428.72314034351.284.171.214.3214.8416.813.472.8532.7040.48
1990Detroit TigersALMLBdet453b2166232326911192733175111003.297.348.470.81810921251.349.173.246.3666.7720.323.003.5925.7830.43
1991Detroit TigersALMLBdet243b-ss2214955765144363219112540149366013.259.309.447.75624960612.313.188.273.3356.5424.353.733.4326.5241.67
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet24ss231616598717531420968445144656113.266.316.416.73227455721.309.150.225.3306.2419.973.202.7732.9531.43
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet24ss-3b24151607981823752297947712841618.300.379.486.86529564695.346.186.321.38211.0818.421.663.1727.5935.16
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet243b251144646612234518852245128511316.263.326.474.80022057528.314.211.308.3428.5224.242.843.4125.7846.72
1995Detroit TigersALMLBdet243b261445677915621515814263100307418.275.347.409.75623241640.307.134.249.3359.8415.631.592.3437.8026.28
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet243b27157616901653232210043571184110218.268.329.437.76626957688.294.169.263.3338.2817.152.073.2028.0034.55
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet243b281545959016327322102163461135011515.274.326.440.76626252657.299.166.266.3317.0017.202.463.3527.0531.90
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle173b2914655774160332289610844125304012.287.340.504.84428163608.324.217.300.3647.2420.562.844.6119.8939.38
1999Akron AerosEastAAcle-3b30412430014002400101.250.333.500.8336115.250.250.417.34713.3326.672.006.6712.0033.33
1999Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-3b30311120012000300000.182.182.455.6375111.143.273.273.2600.0027.270.009.0911.0050.00
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         723550026002700101.217.269.478.74711226.200.261.348.3107.6926.923.507.6911.5040.00
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle173b308532245821621048212557102113.255.309.410.71913228350.280.155.236.3147.1416.292.282.8632.2034.15
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle173b31155574931843842210611731111010215.321.392.516.90829664658.359.195.322.39111.0916.871.523.3426.0934.78
2001Akron AerosEastAAcle-32625392013002500000.360.407.560.96714327.421.200.280.4157.4118.522.503.7025.0033.33
2001Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-3b328279131028105600100.481.545.7411.28620333.550.260.481.53315.1518.181.206.0613.5023.08
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         14521222303111071100100.423.483.6541.13734660.487.231.385.48011.6718.331.575.0017.3327.27
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle173b3298334348815033812306330318.263.327.335.66211218370.314.072.159.2968.1117.032.100.81111.3320.45
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle173b3311839742861431155004082200112.217.292.350.64213928439.247.133.234.2869.1118.682.052.5136.0932.56
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1698648189517763454022310227238602136941157819154.274.336.443.77928706087217.313.169.267.0008.3418.972.273.0929.0634.23
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter41614871763788172619333179127821121601.254.303.371.6745511141627.294.117.188.0005.5917.093.051.6057.1930.16
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter983654899232136357226822400.271.313.452.76516538395.299.181.236.0005.5717.223.093.2928.0838.38
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12846359125321116353238782501.270.313.415.72819244501.308.145.199.0004.5917.373.782.2042.0935.20
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12341144961740471852483108500.234.289.294.58312121458.288.060.151.0005.2418.123.460.000.0021.88
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6724825589022052224010200.234.297.294.5917311273.269.060.161.0008.0614.651.820.73124.0018.97
Detroit Tigers Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter1096429760711762292914967958263909313115591494.274.334.444.77819104074792.313.170.269.0008.1419.432.393.1128.8434.61
Cleveland Indians Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter60221842886001161174343141221243810019560.275.339.440.7799602012425.311.165.263.0008.7418.062.073.0529.5133.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626188516933421987457131417215.274.336.443.77927458689.313.169.267.0008.3418.972.273.0929.0634.23
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625796914732310751373510885600.254.303.371.67421544634.294.117.188.0005.5917.093.051.6057.1930.16

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1987Bristol Tigers AppRkdet18SS66--1031872341313290.9274.39------6798.595.7
1988Fayetteville Generals SALAdet19SS119--1743893269595563.9464.73------12396.788.1
1988Fayetteville Generals SALAdet192B1---1--111.0001.00------1230.80.7
1989London Tigers EastAAdet20SS116--1923462780565538.9524.64------11898.383.5
1990Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet21SS86--1282772662431405.9404.71------8798.959.7
1990Detroit TigersALMLBdet213B48--23951112129118.9152.46------6672.729.6
1990Detroit TigersALMLBdet21SS17--2450397774.9614.35------6625.810.5
1990Detroit TigersALMLBdet21DH1---------------661.50.6
1991Detroit TigersALMLBdet223B85--451471113203192.9462.26------14957.052.5
1991Detroit TigersALMLBdet22SS71--1082071248327315.9634.44------14947.743.8
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet23SS137--2054432091668648.9704.73------16185.184.6
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet233B26--1546246361.9682.35------16116.116.0
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet24SS81--1252621960406387.9534.78------15153.650.0
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet243B69--44120410168164.9762.38------15145.742.6
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet24DH1---------------1510.70.6
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet253B114--782211413313299.9552.62------114100.099.1
1995Detroit TigersALMLBdet263B144--1073371438458444.9693.08------144100.0100.0
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet273B128--96271825375367.9792.87------15781.579.0
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet27SS29--5383218138136.9864.69------15718.517.9
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet283B153--1263121021448438.9782.86------15499.494.4
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle293B144--1002371321350337.9632.34------14698.688.9
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29SS3--15-2661.0002.00------1462.11.9
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29DH2---------------1461.41.2
1999Akron Aeros EastAAcle303B1---2--221.0002.00------425.00.7
1999Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle303B2---31-43.7501.50------366.71.4
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle303B85--41146612193187.9692.20------85100.052.5
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle313B154-134679276820363355.9782.310.26-----15599.495.1
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle311B1-34--1441.0004.001.33-----1550.60.6
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31DH1---------------1550.60.6
2001Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle323B7--711-118181.0002.57------887.54.9
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle323B96-791651371214214202.9442.100.26-----9898.059.3
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32DH2---------------982.01.2
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32SS1-212-1331.0003.001.50-----981.00.6
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle333B113-928531851027248238.9602.110.26-----11895.869.8
MLB Totals for 3B - 13 season(s)-   3B1359-3065872253012323035253402.9652.501.11-----13590.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 7 season(s)-   SS339-251710525622916251569.9664.63784.50-----3390.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH7---------------70.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1-34--1441.0004.001.33-----10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS86--1282772662431405.9404.71------860.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B9--714112221.9552.33------90.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS116--1923462780565538.9524.64------1160.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---2--221.0002.00------10.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS119--1743893269595563.9464.73------1190.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS66--1031872341313290.9274.39------660.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1987Bristol Tigers AppRkdet18----66------
1988Fayetteville Generals SALAdet19---1119------
1989London Tigers EastAAdet20----116------
1990Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet21----86------
1990Detroit TigersALMLBdet21----1748----1
1991Detroit TigersALMLBdet22----7185-----
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet23----13726-----
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet24----8169----1
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet25-----114-----
1995Detroit TigersALMLBdet26-----144-----
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet27----29128-----
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet28-----153-----
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29----3144----2
1999Akron Aeros EastAAcle30-----1-----
1999Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle30-----2-----
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30-----85-----
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31--1--154----1
2001Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle32-----7-----
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32----196----2
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33-----113-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1998Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB29413121000103400000.154.313.231.5443116.222.077.38518.7525.001.330.000.0050.00
1998Cleveland IndiansChamp. SeriesMLB29623240000101500000.174.208.174.3824024.222.000.0874.1720.835.000.000.000.00
1999Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB30515240014103200000.267.389.467.8567118.250.200.46716.6711.110.675.5615.0025.00
2001Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB32517431002002700000.176.263.235.4984119.300.059.17610.5336.843.500.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs14457920162081300000.200.321.311.63214353.258.111.33315.0924.531.631.8945.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs623240000101500000.174.208.174.3824024.222.000.0874.1720.835.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2008Mahoning Valley ScrappersNYPLA-Minorcle39Manager753144.41315.55 
2009Mahoning Valley ScrappersNYPLA-Minorcle40Manager764927.645--1 Lost in Finals
2010Mahoning Valley ScrappersNYPLA-Minorcle41Manager763046.39516.06 
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle42Minor League defensive coordinator1628082.49415.02Manny Acta
2012Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle43Minor League defensive coordinator1626894.42020.04Manny Acta,Sandy Alomar
2013Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle44Roving minor league hitting instructor1629270.5681.02Terry FranconaLost AL Wild-Card Game (Rays)
2014Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle45Special Assistant to Baseball Operations1628577.5255.03Terry Francona
2015Mahoning Valley ScrappersNYPLA-Minorcle46Manager753144.41314.56 
2016Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle47Special Assistant to Baseball Operations1619467.584--1Terry FranconaLost World Series (Cubs)
* 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

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1992AL Silver Slugger Award (SS)1
1993American League Player of the Week (April 12-April 18)1
2000American League Gold Glove (Third Base) ... American League Player of the Week (August 14-August 20)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2002-08-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-07-20InjuredDisabled -- inflammation in his right shoulder 
2001-06-02InjuredActivated from DL 
1997-12-01TradeTraded by Diamondbacks with Tom Martin and Cash to Indians for Matt Williams. 
1997-11-18TradeTraded by Tigers to Diamondbacks for Joe Randa, Gabe Alvarez and Matt Drews. 
1987-06-06Contractsigned 
* 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
1990Detroit TigersTeam Payroll21100,000-64932-515,727100,000100,000
1991Detroit TigersTeam Payroll22150,000-4992029742,231100,000250,000
1992Detroit TigersTeam Payroll23300,000-4281547962,245109,000550,000
1993Detroit TigersTeam Payroll24675,000-3271664968,431109,0001,225,000
1994Detroit TigersTeam Payroll252,425,000-159883++957,101109,0003,650,000
1995Detroit TigersTeam Payroll264,150,000-75392++999,520109,0007,800,000
1996Detroit TigersTeam Payroll275,175,000-32397++957,870109,00012,975,000
1997Detroit TigersTeam Payroll286,400,000-22198++1,182,177150,00019,375,000
1998Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll295,400,000-44396++1,276,192170,00024,775,000
1999Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll305,250,000-68693++1,454,491200,00030,025,000
2000Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll315,550,000-88791++1,394,248200,00035,575,000
2001Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll325,750,000-105789++1,897,758200,00041,325,000
2002Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll335,825,000-120587++2,011,045200,00047,150,000
* 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