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Danny KlassenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1993-2008 MLB Years: 1998-2003
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Rated Prospect

PositionsSS-1033, 3B-123, 2B-119, OF-13Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDaniel Victor Klassen
Height6-0Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 22,1975 [42.241]PlaceLeamington,Ontario
High SchoolCarroll (Fort Pierce,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Milwaukee Brewers [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (65th overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$180,000Signing ScoutsDemie Mainieri
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1995-MLB-#3 ... 1996-MLB-#6 ... 1997-MIL-#9 ... 1999-ARI-#6
MLB DebutJuly 4,1998 [22.286]
OrganizationsMIL [5] ARI [5] HOU [3] DET [2] Awards2
TBC Player ID935Retrosheet IDklasd001MLBAM ID135782
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks from the Milwaukee Brewers in the 1997 Expansion Draft (#37 pick)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed59Power60Contact35XBH55RBIs54Runs63Hitting56Durability50Team.484Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1993Helena BrewersPioRkmil-ss1718458910032171121000.200.333.222.55510155.265.022.200.27812.7320.001.570.000.0011.11
1993Arizona BrewersArizRkmil-ss1738117262650220143242881430.222.379.316.695377154.264.094.393.32415.5818.181.171.3058.5026.92
1993Totals for Rk-Rk         561623435602231643139102430.216.367.290.657478209.264.074.340.31214.8318.661.260.9681.0022.86
1994Beloit BrewersMidwAmil-ss18133458611192036542814581231217303.260.356.356.71216329548.340.096.253.32610.5822.452.121.0976.3324.37
1995Beloit SnappersMidwAmil-ss19592182760152225124164340304.275.332.390.7228519241.330.115.225.3226.6417.842.690.83109.0031.67
1996Stockton PortsCalifA+mil-ss201184325811622424614834771052012.269.335.352.68715228483.321.083.176.3127.0415.942.260.41216.0024.14
1997El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-ss211355191121723061481169481041044113.331.396.493.88925650585.390.162.268.3908.2117.782.172.3937.0729.07
1998Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-ss227328147822521047621954605111.292.344.502.84614137311.324.210.292.3626.1117.362.843.2228.1045.12
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari72b2229108122121381193310005.194.263.315.578346118.250.121.204.2617.6327.973.672.5436.0028.57
1999Arizona DiamondbacksArizRkari-ss23617241001001400001.235.278.294.5725118.308.059.118.2605.5622.224.000.000.0025.00
1999Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-ss2364245386616363353205110215.269.325.433.75810625268.316.164.253.3297.4619.032.552.2440.8337.88
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         70262407017363453215510216.267.322.424.74611126286.315.157.244.3257.3419.232.622.1043.6737.14
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari723110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.9020.000.000.000.000.000.00
2000Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-ss24289725317221412192312012.320.436.495.9314811119.403.175.361.40915.9719.331.211.6848.5035.48
2000Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari73b242976131830281182412000.237.318.355.67327587.320.118.224.3049.2027.593.002.3038.0027.78
2001Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-3b25718540013002310000.222.333.389.7227121.214.167.278.3239.5214.291.504.7618.0025.00
2002El Paso DiablosTexAAari-ss261865111540270072402002.231.306.385.69125674.333.154.262.3069.4632.433.432.7032.5040.00
2002Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-ss261033614183205242612210643707.230.277.330.60711927397.312.100.175.2685.5426.704.820.50180.5032.53
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1214265298245449612913045709.230.281.338.61914433471.314.108.188.2736.1627.604.480.85106.5033.67
2002Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari73b2643010000000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.000.2970.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2003Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet17ss271124076310019411481252811073415.246.303.393.69616034449.307.147.233.3036.2424.503.932.4537.0034.00
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet493b27227391831170142601001.247.286.356.64226578.370.109.151.2825.1333.336.501.2873.0027.78
2004Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet17ss28110395521002645381043110562304.253.315.377.69214935437.330.124.218.3057.0924.033.391.1479.0035.00
2005Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou33ss2988342611092331553712780522111.319.375.535.91018341378.378.216.313.3907.1421.162.963.9722.8037.61
2007Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou2ss-3b31105379531112138434331104816110.293.354.427.78116232425.377.134.219.3437.2924.473.351.8847.3828.83
2008Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou2ss-2b32371059233111502162521002.219.333.295.628315124.278.076.210.29512.9020.161.560.81105.0021.74
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter8526134598262323218423006.226.289.341.6308916287.310.115.192.0007.3229.274.002.0943.5027.12
Minor League Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter12524501699123025842895731376241010758744451092.273.342.409.75118393895087.337.136.243.0008.0621.132.621.7550.5731.63
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter727263039470916027613365123215661411429657.270.331.421.75211062482929.335.151.243.0007.3422.573.072.0843.1134.98
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1535841231873461688169551281064115.320.386.481.86728156659.385.161.267.0008.3519.422.332.4336.5029.95
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1184325811622424614834771052012.269.335.352.68715228483.321.083.176.0007.0415.942.260.41216.0024.14
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter192676881793558794018741661617607.265.348.367.71524848789.337.102.244.0009.3821.042.241.0184.5026.82
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter621793639702241643243102431.218.360.291.651529227.268.073.318.00014.1018.941.340.8889.5023.08
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter6318825415151622175822005.218.290.335.6256311209.288.117.207.0008.1327.753.412.3937.6026.83
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter227391831170142601001.247.286.356.64226578.370.109.151.0005.1333.336.501.2873.0027.78
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624976511215411444640160460011.226.289.341.63017030547.310.115.192.0007.3229.274.002.0943.5027.12
Average Minor - Per 162 games162582901593351274188531391166112.273.342.409.75123850658.337.136.243.0008.0621.132.621.7550.5731.63

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1993Arizona Brewers ArizRkmil17SS31--45971218154142.9224.58------3881.655.4
1993Helena Brewers PioRkmil17SS18--2542787467.9053.72------18100.024.7
1994Beloit Brewers MidwAmil18SS133--1773284056545505.9273.80------133100.095.0
1995Beloit Snappers MidwAmil19SS56--701281823216198.9173.54------5994.940.3
1995Beloit Snappers MidwAmil193B2--35-1881.0004.00------593.41.4
1996Stockton Ports CalifA+mil20SS118--1863733373592559.9444.74------118100.084.3
1997El Paso Diablos TexAAmil21SS131--1773995079626576.9204.40------13597.093.6
1998Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari22SS51--79135729221214.9684.20------7369.935.9
1998Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari222B21--4967122117116.9915.52------7328.814.8
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari222B29--6074516139134.9644.62------29100.017.9
1999Arizona Diamondbacks ArizRkari23SS6--421112625.9624.17------6100.010.7
1999Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari23SS59--87193942289280.9694.75------6492.241.5
1999Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari232B1---------------641.60.7
2000Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari24SS25--3993726139132.9505.28------2889.317.7
2000Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari242B2--31--441.0002.00------287.11.4
2000Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari243B1---31-43.7503.00------283.60.7
2000Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari243B25-1811139245250.9622.000.28-----2986.215.4
2000Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari24SS3-1833--661.0002.000.33-----2910.31.9
2001Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari253B5--28111110.9092.00------771.43.5
2001Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari25SS1--13--441.0004.00------714.30.7
2001Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari252B1--33--661.0006.00------714.30.7
2002El Paso Diablos TexAAari26SS13--1850687468.9195.23------1872.28.2
2002El Paso Diablos TexAAari263B4--661-1312.9233.00------1822.22.5
2002El Paso Diablos TexAAari262B1--31--441.0004.00------185.60.6
2002Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari26SS79--1252141043349339.9714.29------10376.756.0
2002Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari263B24--1851-869691.0002.88------10323.317.0
2002Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari262B2--161187.8753.50------1031.91.4
2002Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari263B2-3-1--111.0000.500.33-----450.01.2
2002Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari26SS1-2-------------425.00.6
2003Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet27SS76--1192371957375356.9494.68------11267.953.1
2003Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet272B30--67106235175173.9895.77------11226.821.0
2003Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet273B3---21132.6670.67------1122.72.1
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet273B13121081524-339391.0003.000.36-----2259.18.0
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet272B44341216142928.9667.000.82-----2218.22.5
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet27SS3118582-1513.8674.330.72-----2213.61.9
2004Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet28SS109--1723281678516500.9694.59------11099.176.2
2005Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou29SS63--101184847293285.9734.52------8871.643.8
2005Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou292B9--1724-541411.0004.56------8810.26.3
2005Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou293B7--613112019.9502.71------888.04.9
2005Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou29OF3--5---551.0001.67------883.42.1
2007Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou31SS45--80107633193187.9694.16------10542.931.7
2007Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou313B35--1773599590.9472.57------10533.324.6
2007Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou31OF10--162--18181.0001.80------1059.57.0
2007Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou312B7--1719243836.9475.14------1056.74.9
2008Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou322B12--1527-442421.0003.50------3732.48.4
2008Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou32SS12--1025253735.9462.92------3732.48.4
2008Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou323B2--24--661.0003.00------375.41.4
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B40122922664279290.9782.250.31-----400.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B334347290620168162.9644.914.76-----330.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS71388112-2119.9052.710.50-----70.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 10 season(s)-   SS520--81315198436024162332.9654.48------5200.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 9 season(s)-   2B85--172253671431425.9865.00------850.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B77--45154920208199.9572.58------770.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF13--212--23231.0001.77------130.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS144--1954495687700644.9204.47------1440.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B4--661-1312.9233.00------40.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--31--441.0004.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS118--1863733373592559.9444.74------1180.00.0
A Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS189--2474565879761703.9243.72------1890.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B2--35-1881.0004.00------20.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS55--741602027254234.9214.25------550.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1993Arizona Brewers ArizRkmil17----31------
1993Helena Brewers PioRkmil17----18------
1994Beloit Brewers MidwAmil18----133------
1995Beloit Snappers MidwAmil19----562-----
1996Stockton Ports CalifA+mil20----118------
1997El Paso Diablos TexAAmil21----131------
1998Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari22---2151------
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari22---29-------
1999Arizona Diamondbacks ArizRkari23----6------
1999Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari23---159------
2000Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari24---2251-----
2000Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari24----325-----
2001Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari25---115-----
2002El Paso Diablos TexAAari26---1134-----
2002Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari26---27924-----
2002Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari26----12-----
2003Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet27---30763-----
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet27---4313-----
2004Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet28----109------
2005Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou29---9637---3-
2007Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou31---74535---10-
2008Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou32---12122-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB3157120001000200001.286.286.286.572207.400.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
2008Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB32510110000001000000.100.182.100.2821011.100.000.1009.090.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs1017230001001200001.176.222.176.3983018.200.000.0595.5611.112.000.000.000.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1997Texas League All-Star (SS)1
2005Pacific Coast League All-Star (SS)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2005-12-22ContractSigned by Astros (minor) 
2005-01-20ContractSigned by Cubs (minor) 
2004-12-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-11-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
2003-10-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-01-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
2003-01-06ContractSigned by Tigers 
2002-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-06-14InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
1997-11-18Selected by Diamondbacks from Brewers in expansion draft (Pick #37). 
1993-06-09Contractsigned 
* 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
1993Milwaukee Brewers-17180,000-------180,000Signing Bonus out of 1993 Draft (2nd round - 65th overall)
1998Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll22170,000-81236-1,276,192170,000350,000
1999Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll23200,000-80740-1,454,491200,000550,000
2000Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll24215,000-69930231,394,248200,000765,000
2002Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll26227,500-68032252,011,045200,000992,500
2003Detroit TigersTeam Payroll27300,000-70326-2,163,527300,0001,292,500
* 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