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Steve Sparks  

Steve Sparks  

Played: 1986-2004 ... MLB: 1995-2004

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Proper Name
Steven William Sparks
High Level
MLB (1995-2004)
pos
p (505) ... of (1)
Height
6-0
Weight
180
Bats
Right
Throws
Right
Born
age
56.210
place
Colleges
Sam Houston State University (Huntsville,Texas)
Drafted
MLB Debut
TBC ID
463
MLBAM ID
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Pitching Statistics
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year team name league level org age   # role   w   l   g gs cg sh gr gf sv ip   h   r er hr bb so wp bk hb era whip h9 hr9 bb9 so9 ra9 so/bb
1986 Sam Houston State Gulfstar NCAA-1 -- 20 -- Rel/St 3 2 24 1 0 0 23 0 3 40.0 31 25 17 0 22 29 0 0 0 3.82 1.32 6.98 0.00 4.95 6.52 5.62 1.32
1987 Sam Houston State Gulfstar NCAA-1 -- 21 -- Starter 11 0 14 13 10 4 1 0 1 88.0 73 23 19 0 30 62 0 0 0 1.94 1.17 7.47 0.00 3.07 6.34 2.35 2.07
1987 Helena Brewers Pio Rk mil 21 -- Starter 6 3 10 9 2 0 1 0 0 57.2 68 44 30 8 20 47 5 0 4 4.68 1.53 10.61 1.25 3.12 7.34 6.87 2.35
1988 Beloit Brewers Midw A mil 22 -- Starter 9 13 25 24 5 1 1 0 0 164.0 162 80 69 8 51 96 5 0 7 3.79 1.30 8.89 0.44 2.80 5.27 4.39 1.88
1989 Stockton Ports Calif A+ mil 23 -- Starter 13 5 23 22 3 2 1 0 0 164.0 125 55 44 6 53 126 6 0 10 2.41 1.09 6.86 0.33 2.91 6.91 3.02 2.38
1990 Stockton Ports Calif A+ mil 24 -- Starter 10 7 19 19 5 1 0 0 0 129.1 136 63 53 4 31 77 7 0 8 3.69 1.29 9.46 0.28 2.16 5.36 4.38 2.48
1990 El Paso Diablos Tex AA mil 24 -- Starter 1 2 7 6 0 0 1 1 0 30.1 43 24 22 4 15 17 2 0 1 6.53 1.91 12.76 1.19 4.45 5.04 7.12 1.13
1991 Stockton Ports Calif A+ mil 25 -- Starter 9 10 24 24 8 2 0 0 0 179.2 160 70 61 4 98 139 13 0 7 3.06 1.44 8.01 0.20 4.91 6.96 3.51 1.42
1991 El Paso Diablos Tex AA mil 25 -- Starter 1 2 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 17.0 30 22 18 1 9 10 2 0 0 9.53 2.29 15.88 0.53 4.76 5.29 11.65 1.11
1992 El Paso Diablos Tex AA mil 26 23 St/Rel 9 8 28 22 3 0 6 3 1 140.2 159 99 84 11 50 79 6 3 0 5.37 1.49 10.17 0.70 3.20 5.05 6.33 1.58
1993 New Orleans Zephyrs Amer AAA mil 27 19 Starter 9 13 29 28 7 1 1 0 0 180.1 174 89 77 17 80 104 7 0 5 3.84 1.41 8.68 0.85 3.99 5.19 4.44 1.30
1994 New Orleans Zephyrs Amer AAA mil 28 -- Starter 10 12 28 27 5 1 1 0 0 183.2 183 101 91 23 68 105 14 3 11 4.46 1.37 8.97 1.13 3.33 5.15 4.95 1.54
1995 Milwaukee Brewers AL MLB mil 29 50 Starter 9 11 33 27 3 0 6 2 0 202.0 210 111 104 17 86 96 5 1 5 4.63 1.47 9.36 0.76 3.83 4.28 4.95 1.12
1996 New Orleans Zephyrs Amer AAA mil 30 -- Starter 2 6 11 10 3 2 1 0 0 57.2 64 43 32 8 35 27 6 0 2 4.99 1.72 9.99 1.25 5.46 4.21 6.71 0.77
1996 Milwaukee Brewers AL MLB mil 30 50 St/Rel 4 7 20 13 1 0 7 2 0 88.2 103 66 65 19 52 21 6 0 3 6.60 1.75 10.45 1.93 5.28 2.13 6.70 0.40
1998 Midland Angels Tex AA ana 32 -- Starter 0 4 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 40.2 49 38 32 3 15 34 3 1 0 7.08 1.57 10.84 0.66 3.32 7.52 8.41 2.27
1998 Vancouver Canadians PCL AAA ana 32 -- Starter 0 4 4 4 2 0 0 0 0 28.0 23 11 9 2 6 19 2 0 1 2.89 1.04 7.39 0.64 1.93 6.11 3.54 3.17
1998 Anaheim Angels AL MLB ana 32 23 Starter 9 4 22 20 0 0 2 1 0 128.2 130 66 62 14 58 90 6 0 5 4.34 1.46 9.09 0.98 4.06 6.30 4.62 1.55
1999 Anaheim Angels AL MLB ana 33 23 Starter 5 11 28 26 0 0 2 1 0 147.2 165 101 89 21 82 73 8 0 9 5.42 1.67 10.06 1.28 5.00 4.45 6.16 0.89
2000 Toledo Mud Hens IL AAA det 34 16 Starter 5 7 16 14 1 0 2 0 0 90.2 86 53 38 8 41 44 0 1 4 3.77 1.40 8.54 0.79 4.07 4.37 5.26 1.07
2000 Detroit Tigers AL MLB det 34 37 St/Rel 7 5 20 15 1 1 5 5 1 104.0 108 55 47 7 29 53 6 0 4 4.07 1.32 9.35 0.61 2.51 4.59 4.76 1.83
2001 Detroit Tigers AL MLB det 35 37 Starter 14 9 35 33 8 1 2 2 0 232.0 244 110 94 22 64 116 8 2 6 3.65 1.33 9.47 0.85 2.48 4.50 4.27 1.81
2002 Detroit Tigers AL MLB det 36 37 Starter 8 16 32 30 3 0 2 0 0 189.0 238 134 116 23 67 98 8 2 12 5.52 1.61 11.33 1.10 3.19 4.67 6.38 1.46
2003 Detroit Tigers AL MLB det 37 37 Reliever 0 6 42 0 0 0 42 24 2 89.2 95 57 47 11 34 49 3 0 3 4.72 1.44 9.54 1.10 3.41 4.92 5.72 1.44
2003 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 37 37 Reliever 0 0 9 0 0 0 9 2 0 17.1 19 11 11 2 3 5 0 0 0 5.71 1.27 9.87 1.04 1.56 2.60 5.71 1.67
2004 Arizona Diamondbacks NL MLB ari 38 23 St/Rel 3 7 29 18 0 0 11 6 0 120.2 139 89 81 18 45 57 4 0 5 6.04 1.52 10.37 1.34 3.36 4.25 6.64 1.27
Total MLB (9 yrs) -- MLB -- -- -- -- 59 76 270 182 16 2 88 45 3 1,319.2 1451 800 716 154 520 658 54 5 52 4.88 1.49 9.90 1.05 3.55 4.49 5.46 1.27
Total Minors (11 yrs) -- Minors -- -- -- -- 84 96 235 220 44 10 15 4 1 1,463.2 1462 792 660 107 572 924 78 8 60 4.06 1.39 8.99 0.66 3.52 5.68 4.87 1.62
Total AL (8 yrs) -- AL -- -- -- -- 56 69 241 164 16 2 77 39 3 1,199.0 1312 711 635 136 475 601 50 5 47 4.77 1.49 9.85 1.02 3.57 4.51 5.34 1.27
Total NL (1 yrs) -- NL -- -- -- -- 3 7 29 18 0 0 11 6 0 120.2 139 89 81 18 45 57 4 0 5 6.04 1.52 10.37 1.34 3.36 4.25 6.64 1.27
Total AAA (5 yrs) -- AAA -- -- -- -- 26 42 88 83 18 4 5 0 0 540.1 530 297 247 58 230 299 29 4 23 4.11 1.41 8.83 0.97 3.83 4.98 4.95 1.30
Total AA (4 yrs) -- AA -- -- -- -- 11 16 46 39 3 0 7 4 1 228.2 281 183 156 19 89 140 13 4 1 6.14 1.62 11.06 0.75 3.50 5.51 7.20 1.57
Total A+ (3 yrs) -- A+ -- -- -- -- 32 22 66 65 16 5 1 0 0 473.0 421 188 158 14 182 342 26 0 25 3.01 1.27 8.01 0.27 3.46 6.51 3.58 1.88
Total A (1 yrs) -- A -- -- -- -- 9 13 25 24 5 1 1 0 0 164.0 162 80 69 8 51 96 5 0 7 3.79 1.30 8.89 0.44 2.80 5.27 4.39 1.88
Total Rk (1 yrs) -- Rk -- -- -- -- 6 3 10 9 2 0 1 0 0 57.2 68 44 30 8 20 47 5 0 4 4.68 1.53 10.61 1.25 3.12 7.34 6.87 2.35
Total NCAA-1 (2 yrs) -- NCAA-1 -- -- -- -- 14 2 38 14 10 4 24 0 4 128.0 104 48 36 0 52 91 0 0 0 2.53 1.22 7.31 0.00 3.66 6.40 3.38 1.75
Batting Statistics
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  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year team name league level org age   #   g ab   r   h 2b 3b hr rbi sb cs bb so hp sh sf iw dp tb pa xb 1b avg obp slg ops seca iso babip bb% so% so/bb ab/hr
1993 New Orleans Zephyrs Amer AAA mil 27 19 31 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -- 0.00 100.00 -- --
1998 Anaheim Angels AL MLB ana 32 23 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .500 1.000 .000 .000 33.33 0.00 0.00 --
1999 Anaheim Angels AL MLB ana 33 23 3 3 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 1 0 .333 .333 .667 1.000 .333 .333 .500 0.00 33.33 -- --
2001 Detroit Tigers AL MLB det 35 37 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.00 25.00 -- --
2002 Detroit Tigers AL MLB det 36 37 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.00 50.00 -- --
2004 Arizona Diamondbacks NL MLB ari 38 23 27 31 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 14 0 1 0 0 0 4 32 0 4 .129 .129 .129 .258 .000 .000 .235 0.00 43.75 -- --
Total MLB (5 yrs) -- MLB -- -- -- 35 41 1 5 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 17 0 2 0 0 0 6 44 1 4 .122 .143 .146 .289 .049 .024 .208 2.27 38.64 17.00 --
Total Minors (1 yrs) -- Minors -- -- -- 31 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -- 0.00 100.00 -- --
Total AL (4 yrs) -- AL -- -- -- 8 10 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 12 1 0 .100 .182 .200 .382 .200 .100 .143 8.33 25.00 3.00 --
Total NL (1 yrs) -- NL -- -- -- 27 31 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 14 0 1 0 0 0 4 32 0 4 .129 .129 .129 .258 .000 .000 .235 0.00 43.75 -- --
Total AAA (1 yrs) -- AAA -- -- -- 31 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -- 0.00 100.00 -- --
Fielding Statistics
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year team name league level mlb age pos   g gs inn po   a   e dp tc tsc sb cs sb% fpct rfg rfi rf9i tm shr pl shr tm rk
1987 Helena Brewers Pio Rk mil 21 p 10 0 0.0 2 6 0 0 8 8 0 0 0 1.000 0.8 0 -- 14.3 100.0 10
1988 Beloit Brewers Midw A mil 22 p 25 0 0.0 8 29 1 3 38 37 0 0 0 .974 1.5 0 -- 17.9 100.0 8
1989 Stockton Ports Calif A+ mil 23 p 23 0 0.0 10 25 4 1 39 35 0 0 0 .897 1.5 0 -- 16.2 100.0 6
1990 El Paso Diablos Tex AA mil 24 p 7 0 0.0 4 6 0 0 10 10 0 0 0 1.000 1.4 0 -- 5.2 100.0 17
1990 Stockton Ports Calif A+ mil 24 p 19 0 0.0 8 28 5 5 41 36 0 0 0 .878 1.9 0 -- 13.5 100.0 9
1991 El Paso Diablos Tex AA mil 25 p 4 0 0.0 3 5 1 0 9 8 0 0 0 .889 2.0 0 -- 2.9 100.0 18
1991 Stockton Ports Calif A+ mil 25 p 24 0 0.0 19 53 3 10 75 72 0 0 0 .960 3.0 0 -- 17.6 100.0 6
1992 El Paso Diablos Tex AA mil 26 p 28 0 0.0 16 42 2 5 60 58 0 0 0 .967 2.1 0 -- 20.6 100.0 5
1993 New Orleans Zephyrs Amer AAA mil 27 of 1 0 0.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.0 0 -- 0.7 3.2 15
1993 New Orleans Zephyrs Amer AAA mil 27 p 29 0 0.0 9 41 0 2 50 50 0 0 0 1.000 1.7 0 -- 20.1 93.5 6
1994 New Orleans Zephyrs Amer AAA mil 28 p 28 0 0.0 16 36 2 5 54 52 0 0 0 .963 1.9 0 -- 19.4 100.0 7
1995 Milwaukee Brewers AL MLB mil 29 p 33 0 202.0 25 43 2 5 70 68 0 0 0 .971 2.1 0.34 3.03 22.9 100.0 4
1996 Milwaukee Brewers AL MLB mil 30 p 20 0 88.2 9 23 1 1 33 32 0 0 0 .970 1.6 0.36 3.27 12.3 100.0 13
1996 New Orleans Zephyrs Amer AAA mil 30 p 11 0 0.0 5 7 0 1 12 12 0 0 0 1.000 1.1 0 -- 7.7 100.0 16
1998 Anaheim Angels AL MLB ana 32 p 22 0 128.2 12 31 0 2 43 43 0 0 0 1.000 2.0 0.34 3.02 13.6 100.0 11
1998 Vancouver Canadians PCL AAA ana 32 p 4 0 0.0 5 3 0 0 8 8 0 0 0 1.000 2.0 0 -- 2.8 100.0 18
1998 Midland Angels Tex AA ana 32 p 7 0 0.0 7 13 0 0 20 20 0 0 0 1.000 2.9 0 -- 5.0 100.0 15
1999 Anaheim Angels AL MLB ana 33 p 28 0 147.2 7 35 3 4 45 42 0 0 0 .933 1.5 0.29 2.57 17.3 100.0 8
2000 Detroit Tigers AL MLB det 34 p 20 0 104.0 11 17 1 2 29 28 0 0 0 .966 1.4 0.27 2.42 12.3 100.0 12
2000 Toledo Mud Hens IL AAA det 34 p 16 0 0.0 11 22 2 2 35 33 0 0 0 .943 2.1 0 -- 11.3 100.0 13
2001 Detroit Tigers AL MLB det 35 p 35 0 232.0 20 42 1 1 63 62 0 0 0 .984 1.8 0.27 2.41 21.6 100.0 6
2002 Detroit Tigers AL MLB det 36 p 32 0 189.0 15 41 2 3 58 56 0 0 0 .966 1.8 0.30 2.67 19.9 100.0 6
2003 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 37 p 9 0 17.1 2 4 0 1 6 6 0 0 0 1.000 0.7 0.35 3.16 5.6 100.0 14
2003 Detroit Tigers AL MLB det 37 p 42 0 89.2 6 12 1 5 19 18 0 0 0 .947 0.4 0.20 1.82 25.9 100.0 5
2004 Arizona Diamondbacks NL MLB ari 38 p 29 0 120.2 8 21 2 0 31 29 0 0 0 .935 1.0 0.24 2.17 17.9 100.0 9
Total MLB (9 yrs) -- MLB -- p 270 0 1,317 115 269 13 24 397 384 0 0 0 .967 1.4 0.29 2.62 -- -- --
Total AAA (5 yrs) -- AAA -- p 88 0 0 46 109 4 10 159 155 0 0 0 .975 1.8 0 -- -- -- --
Total AA (4 yrs) -- AA -- p 46 0 0 30 66 3 5 99 96 0 0 0 .970 2.1 0 -- -- -- --
Total A+ (3 yrs) -- A+ -- p 66 0 0 37 106 12 16 155 143 0 0 0 .923 2.2 0 -- -- -- --
Total A (1 yrs) -- A -- p 25 0 0 8 29 1 3 38 37 0 0 0 .974 1.5 0 -- -- -- --
Total Rk (1 yrs) -- Rk -- p 10 0 0 2 6 0 0 8 8 0 0 0 1.000 0.8 0 -- -- -- --
Yearly Fielding Positional Grid
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  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year category   p   c 1b 2b 3b ss lf cf rf of dh
1987 Minor 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1988 Minor 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1989 Minor 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1990 Minor 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991 Minor 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1992 Minor 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993 Minor 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
1994 Minor 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995 MLB 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996 Minor 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996 MLB 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998 Minor 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998 MLB 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999 MLB 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2000 Minor 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2000 MLB 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2001 MLB 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002 MLB 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2003 MLB 51 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2004 MLB 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0