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Steve Sax

Stephen Louis Sax

Positions: Second Baseman, Outfielder and Shortstop
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 185 lb.

Born: January 29, 1960 in Sacramento, California, United States
High School: Marshall HS (West Sacramento, CA)

Drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 9th round of the 1978 MLB June Amateur Draft from Marshall HS (West Sacramento, CA).

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Register Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1978 18 -1.6 Lethbridge PION Rk LAD 39 150 131 24 43 6 3 0 21 0 2 16 20 .328 .405 .420 .825 55 1 2 0
1979 19 -2.0 Clinton MIDW A LAD 115 455 386 64 112 15 2 2 52 25 8 57 30 .290 .380 .355 .735 137 3 2 7
1980 20 -1.4 Vero Beach FLOR A LAD 139 602 530 78 150 18 8 3 61 33 10 51 26 .283 .349 .364 .713 193 5 11 5
1981 21 -1.6 San Antonio TL AA LAD 115 536 485 94 168 23 3 8 52 34 8 40 32 .346 .400 .456 .856 221 5 4 2 2
1981 21 -7.4 LAD NL MLB LAD 31 127 119 15 33 2 0 2 9 5 7 7 14 .277 .317 .345 .662 41 0 0 1 0 1
1982 22 -6.5 LAD NL MLB LAD 150 699 638 88 180 23 7 4 47 49 19 49 53 .282 .335 .359 .694 229 10 2 10 0 1
1983 23 -5.5 LAD NL MLB LAD 155 692 623 94 175 18 5 5 41 56 30 58 73 .281 .342 .350 .692 218 8 1 8 2 3
1984 24 -4.5 LAD NL MLB LAD 145 622 569 70 138 24 4 1 35 34 19 47 53 .243 .300 .304 .604 173 12 1 2 3 3
1985 25 -3.7 LAD NL MLB LAD 136 551 488 62 136 8 4 1 42 27 11 54 43 .279 .352 .318 .670 155 15 3 3 3 12
1986 26 -2.5 LAD NL MLB LAD 157 704 633 91 210 43 4 6 56 40 17 59 58 .332 .390 .441 .830 279 12 3 6 3 5
1987 27 -1.2 LAD NL MLB LAD 157 663 610 84 171 22 7 6 46 37 11 44 61 .280 .331 .369 .700 225 13 3 5 1 5
1988 28 -0.1 LAD NL MLB LAD 160 687 632 70 175 19 4 5 57 42 12 45 51 .277 .325 .343 .668 217 11 1 7 2 6
1989 29 0.5 NYY AL MLB NYY 158 717 651 88 205 26 3 5 63 43 17 52 44 .315 .364 .387 .751 252 19 1 8 5 2
1990 30 1.4 NYY AL MLB NYY 155 680 615 70 160 24 2 4 42 43 9 49 46 .260 .316 .325 .641 200 13 4 6 6 3
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1991 31 2.5 NYY AL MLB NYY 158 707 652 85 198 38 2 10 56 31 11 41 38 .304 .345 .414 .759 270 15 3 5 6 2
1992 32 3.4 CHW AL MLB CHW 143 630 567 74 134 26 4 4 47 30 12 43 42 .236 .290 .317 .607 180 17 2 12 6 4
1993 33 4.1 CHW AL MLB CHW 57 129 119 20 28 5 0 1 8 7 3 8 6 .235 .283 .303 .586 36 1 0 2 0 0
1994 34 10.0 Birmingham SOUL AA CHW 7 28 22 5 7 2 0 0 1 0 0 5 2 .318 .464 .409 .873 9 2 1 0 0 0
1994 34 4.9 OAK AL MLB OAK 7 24 24 2 6 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .333 .583 8 0 0 0 0 0
MLB (14 seasons) MLB 1769 7632 6940 913 1949 278 47 54 550 444 178 556 584 .281 .335 .358 .692 2483 146 24 75 37 47
Minors (5 seasons) Minors 415 1771 1554 265 480 64 16 13 187 92 28 169 110 .309 .379 .396 .775 615 2 15 19 14 2
All Levels (17 Seasons) 2184 9403 8494 1178 2429 342 63 67 737 536 206 725 694 .286 .343 .365 .708 3098 148 39 94 51 49
A (2 seasons) Minors 254 1057 916 142 262 33 10 5 113 58 18 108 56 .286 .362 .360 .722 330 8 13 12
AA (2 seasons) Minors 122 564 507 99 175 25 3 8 53 34 8 45 34 .345 .404 .454 .857 230 2 6 4 2 2
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1978 18 Lethbridge PION Rk LAD SS 20 70 21 40 9 4 .871 3.05
1979 19 Clinton MIDW A LAD 2B 34 145 65 66 14 18 .903 3.85
1979 19 Clinton MIDW A LAD 3B 4 7 1 4 2 0 .714 1.25
1979 19 Clinton MIDW A LAD OF 49 52 45 5 2 0 .962 1.02
1980 20 Vero Beach FLOR A LAD 2B 138 818 360 438 20 91 .976 5.78
1981 21 San Antonio TL AA LAD 2B 114 570 255 298 17 69 .970 4.85
1981 21 LAD NL MLB LAD 2B 29 251.0 161 64 93 4 22 .975 5.63 5.41
1982 22 LAD NL MLB LAD 2B 149 1334.0 818 347 452 19 83 .977 5.39 5.36
1983 23 LAD NL MLB LAD 2B 152 1336.0 760 331 399 30 74 .961 4.92 4.80
1984 24 LAD NL MLB LAD 2B 141 1226.0 789 318 450 21 99 .973 5.64 5.45
1985 25 LAD NL MLB LAD 2B 135 1169.0 709 330 357 22 84 .969 5.29 5.09
1985 25 LAD NL MLB LAD 3B 1 3.0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 3.00 1.00
1986 26 LAD NL MLB LAD 2B 154 1366.0 815 367 432 16 71 .980 5.26 5.19
1987 27 LAD NL MLB LAD 2B 152 1309.0 776 342 420 14 92 .982 5.24 5.01
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1987 27 LAD NL MLB LAD 3B 1 4.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1987 27 LAD NL MLB LAD LF 1
1987 27 LAD NL MLB LAD OF 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00 1.00
1988 28 LAD NL MLB LAD 2B 158 1336.0 719 276 429 14 69 .981 4.75 4.46
1989 29 NYY AL MLB NYY 2B 158 1352.0 782 312 460 10 117 .987 5.14 4.89
1990 30 NYY AL MLB NYY 2B 154 1356.0 759 292 457 10 102 .987 4.97 4.86
1991 31 NYY AL MLB NYY 2B 149 1305.0 724 274 443 7 107 .990 4.94 4.81
1991 31 NYY AL MLB NYY 3B 5 43.0 17 3 11 3 0 .824 2.93 2.80
1992 32 CHW AL MLB CHW 2B 141 1251.0 715 305 390 20 75 .972 5.00 4.93
1993 33 CHW AL MLB CHW 2B 1 1.0 3 0 3 0 0 1.000 27.00 3.00
1993 33 CHW AL MLB CHW LF 26
1993 33 CHW AL MLB CHW OF 32 209.0 39 39 0 0 0 1.000 1.68 1.22
1993 33 CHW AL MLB CHW RF 6
1994 34 Birmingham SOUL AA CHW 2B 5 17 7 9 1 2 .941 3.20
1994 34 OAK AL MLB OAK 2B 6 50.0 36 16 20 0 3 1.000 6.48 6.00
MLB (14 seasons) MLB 2B 1679 14642.0 8566 3574 4805 187 998 .978 5.15 4.99
MLB (3 seasons) MLB 3B 7 50.0 18 3 12 3 0 .833 2.70 2.14
MLB (2 seasons) MLB LF 27
MLB (2 seasons) MLB OF 33 210.0 40 40 0 0 0 1.000 1.71 1.21
Minors (4 seasons) Minors 2B 291 1550 687 811 52 180 .966 5.15
All Levels (16 Seasons) 2B 1970 14642.0 10116 4261 5616 239 1178 .976 5.15 5.01
All Levels (4 Seasons) 3B 11 50.0 25 4 16 5 0 .800 2.70 1.82
All Levels (2 Seasons) LF 27
All Levels (3 Seasons) OF 82 210.0 92 85 5 2 0 .978 1.71 1.10
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
1978 18 Lethbridge Dodgers Pioneer League Rk
1979 19 Clinton Dodgers Midwest League A
1980 20 Vero Beach Dodgers Florida State League A
1981 21 San Antonio Dodgers Texas League AA
1981 21 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1981-08-18 1981-10-04
1982 22 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1982-04-06 1982-10-03
1983 23 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1983-04-05 1983-10-02
1984 24 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1984-04-03 1984-09-30
1985 25 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1985-04-11 1985-10-06
1986 26 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1986-04-07 1986-10-05
1987 27 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1987-04-06 1987-10-04
1988 28 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1988-04-04 1988-10-02
1989 29 New York Yankees American League MLB 1 1989-04-04 1989-10-01
1990 30 New York Yankees American League MLB 1 1990-04-12 1990-10-02
1991 31 New York Yankees American League MLB 1 1991-04-08 1991-10-06
1992 32 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 1992-04-07 1992-10-04
1993 33 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 1993-04-11 1993-10-03
1994 34 Birmingham Barons Southern League AA
1994 34 Oakland Athletics American League MLB 1 1994-04-30 1994-05-08

Sabr ID: 1ebe8065

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