Danny Heep Stats

Danny Heep was born on Wednesday, July 3, 1957, in San Antonio, Texas. Heep was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on August 31, 1979, with the Houston Astros. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Danny Heep baseball stats page.

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Danny Heep

Danny Heep Autograph on a 1981 Fleer (#72)

Danny Heep Autograph on a 1981 Fleer (#72)

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Birth Name:
Daniel William Heep
Nickname:
Danny
Born On:
07-03-1957  (Cancer)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
San Antonio, Texas
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Robert E. Lee High School (San Antonio, TX)
College:
St. Mary's University
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Left
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
185
First Game:
08-31-1979 (Age 22)
Last Game:
06-08-1991
Draft:
1978 : 2nd Round (37th)

Danny Heep

Danny Heep Pitching Stats

1988 31 Dodgers 1 0 1 0 0 .000 9.00 0 0 0 2.0 9 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 -
1990 33 Red Sox 1 0 1 0 0 .000 9.00 0 0 0 1.0 6 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
2 Years 2 0 2 0 0 .000 9.00 0 0 0 3.0 15 6 3 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 -

Danny Heep

Danny Heep Hitting Stats

1979 22 Astros 14 14 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 4 0 2 0 0 .143 .176 .143
1980 23 Astros 33 87 6 24 8 0 0 0 6 8 0 9 0 1 1 0 .276 .340 .368
1981 24 Astros 33 96 6 24 3 0 0 0 11 10 2 11 0 0 0 3 .250 .321 .281
1982 25 Astros 85 198 16 47 14 1 4 0 22 21 3 31 0 2 1 5 .237 .311 .379
1983 26 Mets 115 253 30 64 12 0 8 0 21 29 6 40 1 5 1 5 .253 .326 .395
1984 27 Mets 99 199 36 46 9 2 1 0 12 27 3 22 1 5 1 9 .231 .319 .312
1985 28 Mets 95 271 26 76 17 0 7 0 42 27 1 27 0 6 1 12 .280 .341 .421
1986 29 Mets 86 195 24 55 8 2 5 0 33 30 5 31 0 1 1 3 .282 .379 .421
1987 30 Dodgers 60 98 7 16 4 0 0 0 9 8 0 10 1 0 0 6 .163 .226 .204
1988 31 Dodgers 95 149 14 36 2 0 0 0 11 22 0 13 0 1 1 4 .242 .341 .255
1989 32 Red Sox 113 320 36 96 17 0 5 0 49 29 4 26 1 4 1 13 .300 .356 .400
1990 33 Red Sox 41 69 3 12 1 1 0 0 8 7 0 14 0 1 1 0 .174 .256 .217
1991 34 Braves 14 12 4 5 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 .417 .462 .500
13 Years 883 1,961 208 503 96 6 30 0 229 220 25 242 4 28 9 60 .257 .330 .357

Danny Heep

Danny Heep Fielding Stats

1979 Astros LF 2 1 36 7 3.5 7 7 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 5.25
1980 Astros 1B 22 21 528 198 9.0 196 188 8 2 8 n/a n/a n/a .990 10.02
1981 Astros 1B 22 22 555 209 9.5 207 198 9 2 12 n/a n/a n/a .990 10.07
1981 Astros RF 1 1 12 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1982 Astros 1B 16 14 369 135 8.4 134 130 4 1 9 n/a n/a n/a .993 9.80
1982 Astros LF 1 0 3 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
1982 Astros RF 39 37 870 63 1.6 63 61 2 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.96
1983 Mets 1B 14 8 246 76 5.4 76 69 7 0 11 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 8.34
1983 Mets CF 19 14 387 36 1.9 36 35 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.51
1983 Mets LF 11 7 195 13 1.2 13 12 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.80
1983 Mets RF 31 25 717 45 1.5 45 43 2 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.69
1984 Mets 1B 10 6 177 58 5.8 57 51 6 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .983 8.69
1984 Mets LF 25 19 513 50 2.0 49 49 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .980 2.58
1984 Mets RF 23 19 516 40 1.7 38 37 1 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .950 1.99
1985 Mets 1B 4 2 78 33 8.3 32 28 4 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .970 11.08
1985 Mets CF 7 6 147 17 2.4 17 17 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.12
1985 Mets LF 45 36 945 63 1.4 62 62 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .984 1.77
1985 Mets RF 31 26 714 53 1.7 51 51 0 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .962 1.93
1986 Mets LF 44 39 930 65 1.5 65 65 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.89
1986 Mets RF 13 11 288 23 1.8 22 20 2 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .957 2.06
1987 Dodgers 1B 6 3 102 33 5.5 33 29 4 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 8.74
1987 Dodgers LF 17 9 255 16 0.9 15 14 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .938 1.59
1987 Dodgers RF 6 4 96 9 1.5 9 8 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.53
1988 Dodgers 1B 12 10 222 96 8.0 93 84 9 3 5 n/a n/a n/a .969 11.31
1988 Dodgers LF 17 7 231 26 1.5 26 25 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.04
1988 Dodgers P 1 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1988 Dodgers RF 16 14 267 21 1.3 21 21 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.12
1989 Red Sox 1B 19 15 387 138 7.3 136 124 12 2 17 n/a n/a n/a .986 9.49
1989 Red Sox LF 17 13 318 18 1.1 18 17 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.53
1989 Red Sox RF 59 48 1,113 75 1.3 74 73 1 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .987 1.80
1990 Red Sox 1B 5 4 81 27 5.4 26 23 3 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .963 8.67
1990 Red Sox LF 1 0 6 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.50
1990 Red Sox P 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1990 Red Sox RF 13 8 201 21 1.6 21 20 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.82
1991 Braves 1B 1 0 3 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
1991 Braves LF 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
RF Totals 232 193 4,794 350 1.5 344 334 10 6 7 n/a n/a n/a .983 1.94
LF Totals 181 131 3,435 260 1.4 257 253 4 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .988 2.02
1B Totals 131 105 2,748 1,004 7.7 991 925 66 13 71 n/a n/a n/a .987 9.74
CF Totals 26 20 534 53 2.0 53 52 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.68
P Totals 2 0 9 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
13 Years 572 449 11,520 1,667 2.9 1,645 1,564 81 22 78 n/a n/a n/a .987 3.86

Danny Heep

Danny Heep Miscellaneous Stats

1979 Astros 0 0 .000 12 0 n/a 0.0 3.5 7.0 - - -
1980 Astros 0 0 .000 11 0 n/a 0.0 9.7 14.5 - - -
1981 Astros 0 0 .000 10 0 n/a 0.0 8.7 8.7 - - -
1982 Astros 0 2 .000 32 0 n/a 49.5 6.4 9.0 - - -
1983 Mets 3 3 .500 50 1 n/a 31.6 6.3 12.0 - - -
1984 Mets 3 1 .750 47 0 n/a 199.0 9.0 16.6 - - -
1985 Mets 2 2 .500 18 0 n/a 38.7 10.0 6.5 - - -
1986 Mets 1 4 .200 34 0 n/a 39.0 6.3 5.9 - - -
1987 Dodgers 1 0 1.000 39 0 n/a 0.0 9.8 10.9 - - -
1988 Dodgers 2 0 1.000 57 0 n/a 0.0 11.5 13.5 0.00 0.00 0.00
1989 Red Sox 0 1 .000 22 1 9 64.0 12.3 6.5 - - -
1990 Red Sox 0 0 .000 22 0 6 0.0 4.9 8.6 0.00 0.00 0.00
1991 Braves 0 1 .000 13 1 n/a 0.0 3.0 4.0 - - -
13 Years 12 14 .462 367 3 15 65.4 8.1 8.6 0.00 0.00 0.00

Danny Heep

Danny Heep Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1979 Houston Astros 20 $21,000.00 - -
1980 Houston Astros 20 $30,000.00 - -
1981 Houston Astros 24 $32,500.00 - -
1982 Houston Astros 24 Undetermined - -
1983 New York Mets 25 Undetermined - -
1984 New York Mets 25 $187,000.00 - -
1985 New York Mets 25 $260,000.00 - -
1986 New York Mets 25 $350,000.00 - Stats
1987 Los Angeles Dodgers 12 $300,000.00 - -
1988 Los Angeles Dodgers 12 $300,000.00 - Stats
1989 Boston Red Sox 29 $365,000.00 - -
1990 Boston Red Sox 29 $595,000.00 - -
1991 Atlanta Braves 17 Undetermined - -

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