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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Dennis Lee Eckersley
Stat Years
1972-1998  [mlb] 1975-1998
Height/Weight
6-2 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (1071)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Washington (Fremont,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Cleveland Indians in Round #3 (#50 overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1975-04-12 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.191)
Service Time
Organizations
OAK [9] BOS [8] CHN [3] CLE [3] SLN [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11039 ... retro id: ecked001 ... mlbam id: 113726
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1972RenoCalifA+----171---554.8012123100075.0874640033560001.6010.440.003.966.725.521.70.500
    1972Minor Totals: byYearA+----171---554.8012123100075.0874640033560001.6010.440.003.966.725.521.70.500
    1973RenoCalifA+----182---1283.653131115000202.018297820912180001.358.110.004.059.714.322.40.600
    1973Minor Totals: byYearA+----181---1283.653131115000202.018297820912180001.358.110.004.059.714.322.40.600
    1974San AntonioTexAA----193---1433.402323102000167.014166630601630001.207.600.003.238.783.562.72.824
    1974Minor Totals: byYearAA----191---1433.402323102000167.014166630601630001.207.600.003.238.783.562.72.824
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle37204Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1372.603424625102186.2147615416901524271.277.090.774.347.332.941.69.650
    1975MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----201Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1372.613424625102186.7147615416901524271.277.110.774.357.352.951.69.650
    1976Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle37215Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13123.43363093361199.1155827613782006151.177.000.593.529.033.702.56.520
    1976MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13123.44363093361199.3155827613782006151.177.010.593.539.043.712.56.520
    1977Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle37226Log - Sp - Ext - Perf14133.533333123000247.12141009731541913071.087.791.131.966.953.643.54.519
    1977MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf14133.533333123000247.32141009731541913071.087.791.131.976.963.643.54.519
    1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos43237Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2082.993535163000268.1258998930711623071.238.651.012.385.433.322.28.714
    1978MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2082.993535163000268.3258998930711623071.238.661.012.385.443.322.28.714
    1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos43248Log - Sp - Ext - Perf17102.993333172000246.2234898229591501161.198.541.062.155.473.252.54.630
    1979MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf17103.003333172000246.7234898229591501161.198.551.062.165.483.252.54.630
    1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos43259Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12144.28303080000197.21881019425441210021.178.561.142.005.514.602.75.462
    1980MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12144.29303080000197.71881019425441210021.188.581.142.015.524.612.75.462
    1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos432610Log - Sp - Ext - Perf984.27232382000154.01608273935790031.279.350.532.054.624.792.26.529
    1981MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf984.27232382000154.01608273935790031.279.350.532.054.624.792.26.529
    1982Boston Red SoxALMLBbos432711Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13133.733333113000224.12281019331431271021.219.151.241.735.104.052.95.500
    1982MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13133.733333113000224.32281019331431271021.219.161.241.735.104.062.95.500
    1983Boston Red SoxALMLBbos432812Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9135.61282820000176.12231191102739771061.4911.381.381.993.936.071.97.409
    1983MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9135.62282820000176.32231191102739771061.4911.401.381.993.946.081.97.409
    1984Boston Red SoxALMLBbos432913Log - Sp - Ext - Perf445.01992000064.27138361013332011.309.881.391.814.595.292.54.500
    1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn432913Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1083.03242420000160.115259541136811241.178.530.622.024.553.312.25.556
    1984MLB Totals: BOS-CHNbyYearMLB----292Log - Sp - Ext - Perf14123.60333340000225.0223979021491143251.218.920.841.964.563.882.33.538
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn433014Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1173.08252562000169.1145615815191170330.977.710.801.016.223.246.16.611
    1985MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1173.09252562000169.3145615815191170330.977.720.801.016.233.256.16.611
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn433115Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6114.57333210010201.022610910221431372531.3410.120.941.936.134.883.19.353
    1986MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6114.57333210010201.022610910221431372531.3410.120.941.936.134.883.19.353
    1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak433216Log - Sp - Ext - Perf683.0354200335216115.299413911171131031.007.700.861.328.793.196.65.429
    1987MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf683.0554200335216115.799413911171131031.017.730.861.338.833.206.65.429
    1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak433317Log - Sp - Ext - Perf422.356000053604572.2522019511700210.876.440.621.368.672.486.36.667
    1988MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf422.376000053604572.7522019511700210.876.480.621.378.732.496.36.667
    1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak433418Log - Sp - Ext - Perf401.565100046513357.232101053550010.614.990.780.478.581.5618.331.000
    1989MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf401.575100046513357.732101053550010.615.030.790.478.651.5718.331.000
    1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak433519Log - Sp - Ext - Perf420.616300061634873.1419524730000.615.030.250.498.961.1018.25.667
    1990MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf420.626300061634873.3419524730000.625.050.250.498.991.1118.25.667
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak433620Log - Sp - Ext - Perf542.966700059674376.0602625119871010.917.111.301.0710.303.089.67.556
    1991MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf542.966700059674376.0602625119871010.917.111.301.0710.303.089.67.556
    1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak433721Log - Sp - Ext - Perf711.916900065695180.0621717511930010.916.980.561.2410.461.918.45.875
    1992MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----371Log - Sp - Ext - Perf711.916900065695180.0621717511930010.916.980.561.2410.461.918.45.875
    1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak433822Log - Sp - Ext - Perf244.166400052643667.0673231713800021.199.000.941.7510.754.306.15.333
    1993MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----381Log - Sp - Ext - Perf244.166400052643667.0673231713800021.199.000.941.7510.754.306.15.333
    1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak433923Log - Sp - Ext - Perf544.264500039451944.1492621513470011.409.951.022.649.545.283.62.556
    1994MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----391Log - Sp - Ext - Perf544.294500039451944.3492621513470011.4110.001.022.659.595.313.62.556
    1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak434024Log - Sp - Ext - Perf464.835200048522950.1532927511400011.279.480.891.977.155.193.64.400
    1995MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----401Log - Sp - Ext - Perf464.855200048522950.3532927511400011.289.520.901.987.195.213.64.400
    1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln434125Log - Sp - Ext - Perf063.306300053633060.065262286490041.189.751.200.907.353.908.17.000
    1996MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----411Log - Sp - Ext - Perf063.306300053633060.065262286490041.189.751.200.907.353.908.17.000
    1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln434226Log - Sp - Ext - Perf153.915700047573653.049242398452021.088.321.531.367.644.085.63.167
    1997MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----421Log - Sp - Ext - Perf153.915700047573653.049242398452021.088.321.531.367.644.085.63.167
    1998Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-4327---004.5020000202.02111020001.009.004.500.009.004.500.00.000
    1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos434327Log - Sp - Ext - Perf414.76500001350139.246212168220021.3610.441.361.824.994.762.75.800
    1998Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA----431---004.5020000202.02111020001.009.004.500.009.004.502.00.000
    1998MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----431Log - Sp - Ext - Perf414.82500001350139.746212168220021.3810.561.381.845.054.822.75.800
    MLB Totals (25 yrs)1971713.501071361100205777103903,285.730761382127834773824012816751.168.430.952.026.583.793.25.535
    American League Totals (20 yrs)1691343.4786928091184775893242,642.02439110310192836261972236591.168.310.962.136.723.763.15.558
    National League Totals (5 yrs)28373.62202819210012166643.763727925964112429510161.168.910.901.576.003.903.83.431
    Minor League Totals31163.756866248020446.041221018611844390001.348.310.023.718.864.242.39.660
    Minor: A+ Totals17133.964343146000277.026914312201242740001.428.740.004.038.904.652.21.567
    Minor: AA Totals1433.402323102000167.014166630601630001.207.600.003.238.783.562.72.824
    Minor: AAA Totals004.5020000202.02111020001.009.004.500.009.004.502.00.000
    Oakland Athletics Totals (9 yrs)41312.74525200456523320637.0515210194569265822110.957.280.791.309.302.977.15.569
    Boston Red Sox Totals (8 yrs)88713.932411916410135011,371.7140865059816731277181291.259.241.102.055.064.272.47.553
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (2 yrs)1113.5812000010012066113.011450451714942061.139.081.351.127.493.986.71.083
    Cleveland Indians Totals (3 yrs)40323.23103872788163633.351624322760222543133191.177.340.853.167.723.452.45.556
    Chicago Cubs Totals (3 yrs)27263.63828192010530.75232292144798335310101.178.880.801.665.693.893.42.509
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4329pL-S-E-P124551600010012501001.109.125.109.2345760.018.000.2001.7543.8625.000.00.000.0
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4330pL-S-E-P226561700110072502000.125.222.179.40165101.179.054.20010.7738.463.5756.01.5414.3
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4331pL-S-E-P33369711302100013402100.159.169.290.45973205.145.131.2651.3746.5834.0034.52.7445.5
    1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4341pL-S-E-P4631000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)146181924303120098405101.133.173.199.372196366.116.066.2214.5942.869.3360.31.5325.0
    National League Totals (4 yrs)146181924303120098405101.133.173.199.372196366.116.066.2214.5942.869.3360.31.5325.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (3 yrs)83180924303120098405101.133.174.200.374195366.117.067.2234.6243.089.3360.01.5425.0
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)631000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLB20P340186.2712102019.9500.600.1021.4100.03
    1976Cleveland IndiansALMLB21P360199.1920113029.9670.800.1522.6100.05
    1977Cleveland IndiansALMLB22P330247.1622213028.9330.800.1120.5100.06
    1978Boston Red SoxALMLB23P350268.119290148481.0001.400.1821.5100.04
    1979Boston Red SoxALMLB24P330246.21242636054.9001.600.2220.6100.06
    1980Boston Red SoxALMLB25P300197.21024303734.9191.100.1718.8100.06
    1981Boston Red SoxALMLB26P230154.01219113231.9691.300.2021.3100.06
    1982Boston Red SoxALMLB27P330224.12121124342.9771.300.1920.4100.05
    1983Boston Red SoxALMLB28P280176.11918103837.9741.300.2117.3100.08
    1984Chicago CubsNLMLB29P240160.11627414743.9151.800.2714.9100.07
    1984Boston Red SoxALMLB29P9064.21111122322.9572.400.345.6100.013
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLB30P250169.11026313936.9231.400.2115.596.27
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLB31P330201.01628334744.9361.300.2220.6100.08
    1987Oakland AthleticsALMLB32P540115.2413101817.9440.300.1533.3100.01
    1988Oakland AthleticsALMLB33P60072.2730010101.0000.200.1437.0100.01
    1989Oakland AthleticsALMLB34P51057.24401881.0000.200.1431.5100.02
    1990Oakland AthleticsALMLB35P63073.13100441.0000.100.0538.9100.01
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLB36P67076.0690015151.0000.200.2041.4100.01
    1992Oakland AthleticsALMLB37P69080.03100113131.0000.200.1642.6100.01
    1993Oakland AthleticsALMLB38P64067.00500551.0000.100.0739.5100.01
    1994Oakland AthleticsALMLB39P45044.12100331.0000.100.0739.5100.01
    1995Oakland AthleticsALMLB40P52050.1351298.8890.200.1636.1100.01
    1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB41P63060.03610109.9000.100.1538.9100.03
    1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB42P57053.03500881.0000.100.1535.2100.03
    1998Boston Red SoxALMLB43P50039.2241076.8570.100.1530.9100.04
    MLB Totals - (P)107103,280208365312011.0000.000.00---------
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    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
    1975MLB34----------
    1976MLB36----------
    1977MLB33----------
    1978MLB35----------
    1979MLB33----------
    1980MLB30----------
    1981MLB23----------
    1982MLB33----------
    1983MLB28----------
    1984MLB33----------
    1985MLB25----------
    1986MLB33----------
    1987MLB54----------
    1988MLB60----------
    1989MLB51----------
    1990MLB63----------
    1991MLB67----------
    1992MLB69----------
    1993MLB64----------
    1994MLB45----------
    1995MLB52----------
    1996MLB63----------
    1997MLB57----------
    1998MLB50----------
    Totals1071----------