Dane Sardinha #57

  • C
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 0"/215

Dane Sardinha MLB Career Stats

.166 3 15 0 .508

Dane Sardinha Bio

  • Full Name: Dane K. A. A. Sardinha
  • Born: 4/8/1979 in Honolulu, HI
  • Draft: 2000, Cincinnati Reds, 2nd rd. (46th overall)
  • College: Pepperdine
  • Debut: September 6, 2003
  • Relationship(s): brother of Bronson Sardinha
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MLB Career Stats 151 16 25 3 15 0 .166 .243 .508


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Team Date Transaction
October 10, 2011 C Dane Sardinha elected free agency.
June 24, 2011 Philadelphia Phillies sent C Dane Sardinha outright to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
April 29, 2011 Philadelphia Phillies selected the contract of Dane Sardinha from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
November 19, 2010 Philadelphia Phillies invited non-roster C Dane Sardinha to spring training.
July 15, 2010 Philadelphia Phillies sent Dane Sardinha outright to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
July 15, 2010 C Dane Sardinha assigned to Philadelphia Phillies.
July 10, 2010 Philadelphia Phillies designated C Dane Sardinha for assignment.
June 19, 2010 Philadelphia Phillies selected the contract of C Dane Sardinha from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
April 5, 2010 Dane Sardinha assigned to Lehigh Valley IronPigs from Philadelphia Phillies.
January 7, 2010 Philadelphia Phillies signed free agent C Dane Sardinha to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
October 6, 2009 C Dane Sardinha elected free agency.
June 22, 2009 Detroit Tigers sent C Dane Sardinha outright to Toledo Mud Hens.
June 20, 2009 Detroit Tigers designated C Dane Sardinha for assignment.
April 26, 2009 Detroit Tigers selected the contract of C Dane Sardinha from Toledo Mud Hens.

Dane K. A. A. Sardinha Bio Info

Dane K. Sardinha...Married, wife's name is Kristi; two sons, Braden (4/22/03) and Jonah (8/1/06)...1997 graduate of Kamehamena High School (HI)...Attended Pepperdine University (CA) where he was named an All-American by Baseball America, All-West Coast Conference and Co-Player of the Year after his junior year in 2000...Was also an All- West Coast Conference selection as a sophomore in 1999...One brother, Bronson is in COL's minor league system and other brother, Duke was in COL's minor league system, 2002-08... Signed by: Craig Kornfeld and Butch Baccala. 2011 Went to spring training as a non-roster invitee...Began season with Lehigh Valley (AAA)...Had his contract selected on 4/30...Appeared in 15 games for the Phillies, including 12 starts at catcher (4-8)...Reached base safely in 12 of his 15 games with Philadelphia (80.0%)...Was designated for assignment and had his contract outrighted to Lehigh Valley on 6/24...Caught 3 of 10 potential basestealers with the Phillies (30.0%) and 10 of 34 with Lehigh Valley (29.4%). 2010 Spent the season with Lehigh Valley (AAA)...Caught 19 of 66 potential basestealers (28.7%) with Lehigh Valley and 1 of 4 (25%) with the Phillies...Had his contract selected from Lehigh Valley on 6/19...Started 9 games at catcher for the Phillies (4-5)...Belted his 1st ML home run in his Phillies debut, 6/24 vs CLE...Had a career-high 3 RBI, 6/30 at CIN...Was designated for assignment on 7/10; accepted an outright assignment to Lehigh Valley on 7/12 2009 Split the season between Toledo (AAA) and DET...Began season with Toledo and had his contract selected by DET on 4/26...Was designated for assignment on 6/20 and had his contract outrighted to Toledo on 6/22...Hit .333 (9-27, 2 HR, 7 RBI) over an 8-game stretch, 7/31-8/21...Pitched 1.0 scoreless inning of relief, 8/29 vs Indianapolis...Batted .270 (10-37) vs LHP and .136 (11-81) vs RHP 2008 Opened the 2008 season with Triple A Toledo, before seeing action in two different stints with the Tigers -- became the club's back-up catcher following the trade of Ivan Rodriguez to the New York Yankees on July 30...Drove in a season-high four runs for the Mud Hens on April 25 at Columbus...Collected a season-best four hits on June 5 at Louisville...Had his contract purchased from Toledo by the Tigers on June 25...Legged out a two-run triple off Matt Herges for his first major league hit on June 29 versus Colorado -- first Tigers player to triple for his first major league hit since Andres Torres on April 7, 2002 versus Cleveland...Had his contract designated for assignment by the Tigers on July 10 -- had his contract outrighted to Toledo on July 14.Appeared in six games with Toledo before his contract was purchased by the Tigers on July 30...Saw action in 12 of the club's final 56 games after returning to the team on July 30 -- hit .154 (4x26) during the stretch. 2007 Spent the season with Toledo...Led all International League catchers with 732 putouts...Threw out 39 of 108 potential basestealers (36.1%) which ranked 5th among IL catchers...Hit safely in a season-high 8 straight games, 4/27-5/4 (.391, 9-23, 2 2B, 3 RBI)...Belted 3 HR and had 7 RBI, 7/30 vs Richmond...Appeared in all 3 of Toledo's games during the IL playoffs. 2006 Spent the entire season with Triple A Louisville in the Cincinnati Reds organization...Tied for the lead among all International League catchers with 10 double plays...second among league catchers by throwing out 49.2 percent of baserunners attempting to steal (31x63)...Batted .457 (16x35) over an 11-game stretch May 16-June 16 -- collected six doubles and four RBI during the stretch...Sidelined May 24-June 5 with left hamstring strain...Collected a season-best four hits on June 10 versus Indianapolis. 2005 Spent most of the season at Class AAA Louisville...on 8/8 suffered a sprained medial collateral ligament in his right knee...the injury did not require surgery, but he didn't play again the rest of the season...was with the Reds from 6/12-6/14 while C Jason LaRue attended a funeral...during that stint appeared in 1g, on 6/14 at Bos made his only career start and went 0-for-3...following that appearance returned to Louisville and spent the rest of the season with the Bats...in his team-high 84 starts behind the plate Louisville pitchers posted a 45-39 record...put together a season-high 6-game hitting streak from 7/23-7/29 (.318). 2004 Spent the season at Class AAA Louisville...was the Bats' lone representative at the Triple-A All-Star Game...did not play from 5/7-5/18 because of a strained right oblique muscle but did not go on the disabled list...hit .286 (7hr, 27rbi) before the All-Star break...on 4/16 vs Norfolk hit his first Class AAA homer...on 5/3 at Charlotte produced the first multi-homer game of his career (4-5, 2hr)...had 25 multi-hit games, including three 4- hit games...was added to the 40-man roster on 11/19. 2003 Was 1 of 13 Reds players to make his Major League debut and 1 of 9 Reds players the last 3 seasons to make his ML debut while skipping Class AAA...spent the minor league season at Class AA Chattanooga until he was promoted on 9/1...made his only Major League appearance on 9/6 at StL, pinch hit for injured Jason LaRue and caught the last 4.0 innings...finished the game 0-for-2...did not appear in a minor league game until 5/15 because of a torn lateral collateral ligament in his left knee suffered in a minor league spring training game (3/5)...on 7/30 was outrighted off the 40-man roster...returned to the 40-man roster when his contract was purchased on 9/1...on 10/10 cleared waivers and could have become a free agent but accepted an outright assignment to Chattanooga...played for Scottsdale in the Arizona Fall League (14g, .346, 3hr, 9rbi)...led Scottsdale with 7 doubles. 2002 In just his second professional season was selected to play in the Southern League All-Star Game (0-1, walk)...was selected by managers as the best defensive catcher in the Southern League...threw out 53-141 baserunners attempting to steal (38%)...played for Scottsdale in the Arizona Fall League (28g, .311, 4hr, 24rbi)...ranked among AFL leaders in RBI (3rd), hitting (8th) and slugging percentage (.500, 5th). 2001 Spent his first professional season at Class A Mudville, where he hit .235 with 9hr and 55rbi in 109g...began the season 2-for-26 before he went 4-for-4 with a run, a double, 1rbi and a HBP in a 9-4 win on 4/14 at Modesto...beginning with that performance hit safely in 12 of his next 15g (21-54, .389, 1hr, 7rbi) to raise BA from .077 to a season-high .288...in the last game of that hot streak, a 10-9 victory on 5/4 at Lancaster, went 4-for-5 with 2 doubles, his first career home runs and 3rbi...from 5/10-5/18 had a season-high 8-game hitting streak (9-36, .250, 1hr, 6rbi)...threw out 50-131 baserunners attempting to steal (38%), second-best mark in the California League. 2000 Selected by the Reds in the second round of the June 2000 draft -- did not play after signing on September 1...Named the fourth-best prospect in the Reds organization following the season by Baseball America.