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Joe VavraTrack this Player High Level: AAA Stat Years: 1982-1986
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Drafted

Positions2B-120, 1B-57, SS-51, 3B-36, OF-31, C-2Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMinors Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph Alan Vavra
Height5-11Weight190BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 16,1959 [58.279]PlaceChippewa Falls,Wisconsin
High SchoolChippewa Falls (Chippewa Falls,WI)
CollegeUniversity of Wisconsin-Stout (Stout,WI)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 8th round (203rd overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsDale McReynolds
OrganizationsLAN [5] Awards2
TBC Player ID98582Retrosheet IDvavrj801
RelationshipsFather of Tanner Vavra
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Player Notes:   First player ever drafted out of University of Wisconsin-Stout in 1982
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed31Power26Contact93XBH28RBIs26Runs50Hitting68Durability52Team.433Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1982Lodi DodgersCalifA+lan-ss224914919365011023161702120.242.313.295.608446168.265.053.154.2789.5210.121.060.60149.0016.67
1983Lodi DodgersCalifA+lan-2b231104205813119203764372610520.312.365.367.73215421463.328.055.148.3327.995.620.700.000.0016.03
1984San Antonio DodgersTexAAlan-1b2496300369215114043321700310.307.370.373.74311217335.319.066.177.3399.555.070.530.30300.0018.48
1984Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-2b2411445100003013301000.227.277.227.50410048.244.000.045.2386.256.251.000.000.000.00
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1073444110215114344352001310.297.359.355.71412217383.310.058.160.3279.145.220.570.26344.0016.67
1985Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-2b256120231559111520211331010.272.350.342.6926911227.287.070.183.3179.255.730.620.44202.0020.00
1986Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-3b26387211183105027801010.250.316.319.63523480.281.069.139.2868.7510.001.140.000.0022.22
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter3651187160342515311014131168445970.288.351.347.698412591321.306.059.158.0008.786.360.720.23395.6717.25
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter110318478312212323312433020.261.332.321.65310215355.280.060.154.0008.736.760.770.28318.0018.07
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter96300369215114043321700310.307.370.373.74311217335.319.066.177.0009.555.070.530.30300.0018.48
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1595697716724214787534312640.293.351.348.69919827631.313.055.149.0008.406.810.810.16569.0016.17
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625277115223214966513722430.288.351.347.69818326586.306.059.158.0008.786.360.720.23395.6717.25

Pitching Statistics

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YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpct
1984San Antonio DodgersTexAAlan-Rel24000.0010100101.01000020001.009.00----18.000.00-
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.01000020001.009.00----18.000.00-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.01000020001.009.00----18.000.00-
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.002200220002200220.022000004400001.009.00----18.000.00-

Fielding Statistics

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Lodi Dodgers CalifA+lan22SS47--661011916186167.8983.55------4995.933.6
1982Lodi Dodgers CalifA+lan222B1--13--441.0004.00------492.00.7
1983Lodi Dodgers CalifA+lan232B45--106127921242233.9635.18------11040.932.6
1983Lodi Dodgers CalifA+lan233B21--1026444036.9001.71------11019.115.2
1983Lodi Dodgers CalifA+lan23OF19--3821-4140.9762.11------11017.313.8
1983Lodi Dodgers CalifA+lan23SS2--492-1513.8676.50------1101.81.4
1983Lodi Dodgers CalifA+lan23C1--51--661.0006.00------1100.90.7
1984San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan241B56--50035444539535.9939.55------9658.341.2
1984San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan24OF7--10---10101.0001.43------967.35.1
1984San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan242B5--99-218181.0003.60------965.23.7
1984San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan243B1--1---111.0001.00------961.00.7
1984San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan24C1--1---111.0001.00------961.00.7
1984Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan242B9--1932345451.9445.67------1181.86.3
1984Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan24SS2---41-54.8002.00------1118.21.4
1985Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan252B56--1221841343319306.9595.46------6191.839.2
1985Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan251B1--81-2991.0009.00------611.60.7
1986Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan263B14--483-1512.8000.86------3836.89.9
1986Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan26OF5--11--221.0000.40------3813.23.5
1986Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan262B4--39111312.9233.00------3810.52.8
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B69--1442251748386369.9565.35------690.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B14--483-1512.8000.86------140.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF5--11--221.0000.40------50.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2---41-54.8002.00------20.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--81-2991.0009.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B56--50035444539535.9939.55------560.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF7--10---10101.0001.43------70.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B5--99-218181.0003.60------50.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS49--701102116201180.8963.67------490.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B46--107130921246237.9635.15------460.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B21--1026444036.9001.71------210.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF19--3821-4140.9762.11------190.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1--51--661.0006.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Lodi Dodgers CalifA+lan22---147------
1983Lodi Dodgers CalifA+lan23-1-45221---19-
1984San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan24-1565-1---7-
1984Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan24---92------
1985Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan25--156-------
1986Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan26---4-14---5-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1989Great Falls DodgersPioRkMinorlan29Manager675314.791--1 League Champions
1990Great Falls DodgersPioRkMinorlan30Manager684820.706--1 League Champions
1991Yakima BearsNwstA-Minorlan31Manager764432.579--1 Lost in Finals
1992Yakima BearsNwstA-Minorlan32Manager763640.4747.02 
1993Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+Minorlan33Manager1335677.42123.56 
1994Yakima BearsNwstA-Minorlan34Manager764927.645--1 Lost in Finals
1995Yakima BearsNwstA-Minorlan35Manager762848.36815.04 
1996Yakima BearsNwstA-Minorlan36Manager764036.526--1 League Champions (Eugene)
1997Yakima BearsNwstA-Minorlan37Manager762353.30328.04 
1998Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan38Minor League Field Coordinator1628379.51215.03Bill Russell,Glenn Hoffman
1999Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan39Roving Coach1627785.47523.04Davey Johnson
2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan40Minor League Baserunning and Bunting instructor1628676.53111.02Davey Johnson
2001University of Wisconsin-StoutNCAANCAA-41Manager.000-- 
2001Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan41Interim Director of Player Development1628676.5316.03Jim Tracy
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin42Minor League Field Coordinator1619467.584--1Ron GardenhireLost ALCS (Angels)
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin43Minor League Field Coordinator1629072.556--1Ron GardenhireLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin44Minor League Field Coordinator1629270.568--1Ron GardenhireLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin44Scout1629270.568--1Ron GardenhireLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin45Minor League Field Coordinator1628379.51216.03Ron Gardenhire-
2006Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin46Hitting Coach1629666.593--1Ron GardenhireLost ALDS (Athletics)
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin47Hitting Coach1627983.48817.03Ron Gardenhire
2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin48Hitting Coach1638875.5401.02Ron Gardenhire
2009Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin49Hitting Coach1638776.534--1Ron GardenhireLost in ALDS (NY Yankees)
2010Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin50Hitting Coach1629468.580--1Ron GardenhireLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2011Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin51Hitting Coach1626399.38932.05Ron Gardenhire
2012Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin52Hitting Coach1626696.40722.05Ron Gardenhire
2013Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin53Third Base Coach1626696.40727.04Ron Gardenhire
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin54Third Base Coach1627092.43220.05Ron Gardenhire
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin55Bench Coach1628379.51212.02Paul Molitor
2016Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin56Bench Coach16259103.36435.55Paul Molitor
2017Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin57Bench Coach1628577.52517.02Paul MolitorLost AL Wild-Card Game Yankees)
2018Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet58Quality Control Coach1255174.40822.03Ron Gardenhire
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [2]

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YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1994Northwest League Manager of the Year1
1996Northwest League Manager of the Year1