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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Edward Carlton Crosby
Stat Years
1969-1979  [mlb] 1970-1976
Height/Weight
6-2 / 180
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
SS (309) ... 2B (87) ... 3B (80) ... DH (1) ... OF (1) ... 1B (1)
Draft Position
2B
Born Date/Place
High School
Wilson (Long Beach,CA)
Colleges
Long Beach City College (Long Beach, California)
Draft
Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in Round #2 (#43 overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Reg Phase) 3 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1970-07-12 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.047)
Service Time
Organizations
SLN [3] CLE [3] SEA [2] CIN [1] CHN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10338 ... retro id: crose101 ... mlbam id: 112858
Relations
Father of Bobby Crosby, Father of Blake Crosby
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1969LewistonNwstA-----20ss-3b---1702755781123020000000000.295.295.360.6552759915.000.065.0000.000.000.000.00.0018.5
    1970ArkansasTexAA----21ss-3b---2783004090175531000000000.300.300.440.74030013227.000.140.0000.000.000.0060.01.6730.0
    1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln1421ssL-S-E-P238959244106007511101.253.308.316.624105305.137.063.2646.674.760.710.00.0020.8
    1971TulsaAmerAAA----22ss-3b---313549549142305446000000000.287.287.392.67949519439.000.105.0000.000.000.00123.80.8127.5
    1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln423ss-2bL-S-E-P4101276276091019111827231110.217.269.257.5263007110.105.040.2406.009.001.500.00.0016.7
    1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln424ss-2bL-S-E-P52239452101004400010.128.209.231.4404393.205.103.1439.309.301.000.00.0060.0
    1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin1724ssL-S-E-P5365141111050171220011.216.333.275.60860142.176.059.28211.6720.001.710.00.0018.2
    1974Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle12253b-ssL-S-E-P63786111830060161202101.209.258.244.50295213.093.035.2406.3212.632.000.00.0016.7
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1226ss-2bL-S-E-P7611281230300704131404004.234.305.258.563145333.094.024.2638.979.661.080.00.0010.0
    1976Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1227dh-3bL-S-E-P822010000000000000.500.500.5001.000210.000.000.5000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1977Wichita AerosAmerAAAchn-28ss-3b---97022829676532611222820000.294.361.404.7652529214.206.110.3258.7311.111.2776.01.1920.9
    1978San Jose MissionsPCLAAAsea-29ss---101174305012517323943474705100.291.360.358.71848315422.179.067.3229.739.731.00215.00.4117.6
    1979Spokane IndiansPCLAAAsea-30ss---11103338508111403631352323200.240.313.296.60938010015.166.056.2569.216.050.660.00.0018.5
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)297677671492240441755745103317.220.282.264.54675017926.117.044.2467.339.871.350.00.0017.5
    National League Totals (4 yrs)19746144100164031123648542312.217.280.269.54950812420.128.052.2417.099.451.330.00.0020.0
    American League Totals (3 yrs)10021623496001305192606105.227.288.255.543242556.093.028.2577.8510.741.370.00.0012.2
    Minor League Totals5732066275586932514198851049848300.284.319.373.6922185771132.141.089.2924.764.490.94147.60.6422.5
    Minor: A- Totals702755781123020000000000.295.295.360.6552759915.065.065.2950.000.000.000.00.0018.5
    Minor: AA Totals783004090175531000000000.300.300.440.74030013227.140.140.2880.000.000.0060.01.6730.0
    Minor: AAA Totals425149117841564179147851049848300.278.326.362.688161054090.156.084.2936.466.090.94165.70.5621.7
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (3 yrs)1614104089153026112936342211.217.273.268.54144811018.122.051.2376.478.041.240.00.0020.2
    Cleveland Indians Totals (3 yrs)10021623496001305192606105.227.288.255.543242556.093.028.2577.8510.741.370.00.0012.2
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)365141111050171220011.216.333.275.60860142.176.059.28211.6720.001.710.00.0018.2
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1979Spokane IndiansPCLAAAsea-301---0018.0010000101.00220400004.000.000.0036.000.0018.000.00.000
    1979Minor Totals: SEAbyYearAAA----301---0018.0010000101.00220400004.000.000.0036.000.0018.000.00.000
    Minor League Totals0018.0010000101.00220400004.000.000.0036.000.0018.000.00.000
    Minor: AAA Totals0018.0010000101.00220400004.000.000.0036.000.0018.000.00.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB212B208.0411165.8332.500.631.25.36
    1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB213B304.03301661.0002.001.501.97.96
    1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB21SS350217.03787615130124.9543.500.5721.692.13
    1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB232B380289.06892621166160.9644.200.5524.437.62
    1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB233B14085.01119113130.9682.100.359.013.93
    1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB23SS430258.05186320140137.9793.200.5327.642.62
    1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLB242B5014.0441298.8891.600.573.113.93
    1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB242B5042.0516222321.9134.200.503.122.75
    1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB243B408.0011021.5000.300.132.518.24
    1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLB24SS290140.02160488581.9532.800.5817.980.63
    1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB24SS7030.069121615.9382.100.504.331.84
    1974Cleveland IndiansALMLB252B3012.01811109.9003.000.751.98.16
    1974Cleveland IndiansALMLB253B180125.1421232725.9261.400.2011.148.63
    1974Cleveland IndiansALMLB25SS13049.2924213533.9432.500.678.035.12
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLB262B190113.02549357774.9613.900.6511.931.13
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLB263B13047.04511109.9000.700.198.221.32
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLB26SS300208.24072312115112.9743.700.5418.949.22
    1976Cleveland IndiansALMLB273B103.00200221.0002.000.670.650.04
    1976Cleveland IndiansALMLB27DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.650.014
    1978San Jose MissionsPCLAAA291B100.0211143.7503.000.000.70.95
    1978San Jose MissionsPCLAAA292B1300.022320454541.0004.200.009.311.12
    1978San Jose MissionsPCLAAA293B2300.01742326259.9522.600.0016.419.72
    1978San Jose MissionsPCLAAA29SS6000.0961581037264254.9624.200.0042.951.32
    1978San Jose MissionsPCLAAA29OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.70.913
    1979Spokane IndiansPCLAAA302B200.0141165.8332.500.001.41.94
    1979Spokane IndiansPCLAAA303B400.0161087.8751.800.002.73.96
    1979Spokane IndiansPCLAAA30SS9200.01532542661433407.9404.400.0062.689.31
    MLB Totals - (2B)7203451071701432291277.9523.800.800.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)530932251567873.9361.400.780.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)15704281643381958521502.9643.201.170.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)100211143.7503.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)15002336156059.9833.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)27001848427066.9432.400.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)152002494123698697661.9484.300.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)1001000111.0001.000.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1970MLB---2335-----
    1972MLB---381443-----
    1973MLB---10436-----
    1974MLB---31813-----
    1975MLB---191330-----
    1976MLB----1-----1
    1978Minor--1132360---1-
    1979Minor---2492-----
    Totals--18780309---11