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DAVE NILSSON

MLB  Retired     |   Played: 1987-2004
Positions
C-714, 1B-216, DH-163, LF-65, OF-64, RF-58, 3B-43, 2B-1
Born
December 14, 1969  (44.130)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-3 / 240
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
High School
Kedron (Brisbane,Australia)
College:
 
Drafted:
Signed as UDFA 1987 by MIL
Full Name
David Wayne Nilsson 
TBC Player ID
15997
MLB Debut
May 18, 1992  (22.155)
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Top Prospect:  mlb  1992 (#29)   team  1988 (#10-MIL), 1992 (#2-MIL)

Brother of Jay Nilsson

Speed
35
Contact
74
Patience
55
Batting
66
Power
58

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OFF THE FIELD
The formula to determine similarity scores is listed in the about section of the site. In short, the scores attempt to compare players career batting statistics vs all other major leagues as well as cumulative statistics at each age.
Career Statistics
1.  Ron Coomer (87.79)
2.  Eddie Taubensee (86.85)
3.  Craig Monroe (84.47)
4.  Kevin Elster (83.85)
5.  Carmelo Martinez (83.71)
6.  Dick Williams (83.43)
7.  Geronimo Berroa (81.43)
8.  Ray Jablonski (81.42)
9.  Garrett Atkins (81.25)
10.  Greg Norton (81.25)
Age: 23
1.  Blake DeWitt (80.46)
2.  Phil Gagliano (80.2)
3.  Rusty Peters (78.63)
4.  Frank Bolling (78.6)
5.  Sammy White (78.3)
6.  Bob Skinner (77.77)
7.  Grady Hatton (77.38)
8.  Tommie Aaron (76.33)
9.  Jerry Morales (76.12)
10.  Sam Khalifa (75.84)
Age: 24
1.  Ted Kluszewski (81.24)
2.  Casey Kotchman (79.42)
3.  Wilson Betemit (78.92)
4.  Sammy White (78.82)
5.  Darnell Coles (78.46)
6.  Steve Garvey (78.34)
7.  Blake DeWitt (77.91)
8.  Hector Cruz (77.77)
9.  Tim Wallach (77.66)
10.  Ron Blomberg (76.77)
Age: 25
1.  Sammy White (84.85)
2.  Darnell Coles (81.65)
3.  Ron Blomberg (81.48)
4.  Greg Vaughn (80.97)
5.  Kevin McReynolds (80.84)
6.  Brook Jacoby (79.67)
7.  Bernie Allen (78.61)
8.  Kevin Elster (78.59)
9.  Rich Rollins (78.45)
10.  Casey Kotchman (78.37)
Age: 26
1.  Conor Jackson (83.98)
2.  Norm Siebern (82.83)
3.  David Bell (82.76)
4.  Chad Tracy (82.38)
5.  Dick Kokos (81.85)
6.  Martin Prado (81.8)
7.  Brook Jacoby (80.96)
8.  Gabe Kapler (80.91)
9.  Kevin Elster (80.18)
10.  Lou Clinton (80.1)
Age: 27
1.  Pablo Sandoval (86.39)
2.  Ken Singleton (84.17)
3.  Del Crandall (83.53)
4.  Eric Karros (83.23)
5.  Norm Siebern (83.02)
6.  Brook Jacoby (82.79)
7.  J.J. Hardy (82.49)
8.  Martin Prado (82)
9.  Rico Carty (81.89)
10.  Aubrey Huff (81.14)
Age: 28
1.  Eric Karros (83.78)
2.  Brook Jacoby (83.58)
3.  Jason Kubel (83.51)
4.  Del Crandall (82.64)
5.  Carmelo Martinez (81.95)
6.  Ken Singleton (81.74)
7.  Garrett Atkins (80.71)
8.  Tino Martinez (80.67)
9.  Pablo Sandoval (80.53)
10.  David Bell (80.5)
Age: 29
1.  Rich Aurilia (85.19)
2.  Carmelo Martinez (84.27)
3.  Jason Kubel (83.83)
4.  Brook Jacoby (82.22)
5.  Garrett Atkins (82.19)
6.  Del Crandall (81.69)
7.  David Bell (81.65)
8.  Paul O'Neill (81.57)
9.  Terry Kennedy (80.81)
10.  Pete O'Brien (80.8)
Age: 30
1.  Rich Aurilia (87.79)
2.  Rico Carty (87.19)
3.  J.T. Snow (85.68)
4.  Carmelo Martinez (83.71)
5.  David Segui (83.5)
6.  Jody Davis (82.98)
7.  Craig Monroe (82.58)
8.  Paul O'Neill (81.39)
9.  Garrett Atkins (81.25)
10.  Doug DeCinces (80.65)


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