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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Brian Thomas Falkenborg
Stat Years
1996-2014  [mlb] 1999-2008
Height/Weight
6-6 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (368)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Redmond (Redmond,WA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Baltimore Orioles in Round #2 (#51 overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Jerry Zimmerman
MLB Debut
1999-10-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.256)
Service Time
Organizations
BAL [4] SLN [3] SEA [3] LAN [2] SDN [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11262 ... retro id: falkb001 ... mlbam id: 237346
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1996Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRkbal-181---032.57860012028.02113818362111.046.750.322.5711.574.184.50.000
    1996High Desert MavericksCalifA+bal-181---000.0010000101.01000010001.009.000.000.009.000.000.00.000
    1996Minor Totals: BALbyYearA+/Rk----182---032.48960013029.02213818372111.036.830.312.4811.484.034.63.000
    1997Delmarva ShorebirdsSALAbal-192---794.46252500000127.01227363646107170131.328.650.433.267.585.172.33.438
    1997Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-192---0116.2011000001.23330300003.6016.200.0016.200.0016.200.00.000
    1997Minor Totals: BALbyYearAA/A----192---7104.63262600000128.71257666649107170131.368.780.423.447.515.342.18.412
    1998Frederick KeysCaroA+bal-203---554.5015141101078.0834239618708041.299.580.692.088.084.853.89.500
    1998Minor Totals: BALbyYearA+----201---554.5015141101078.0834239618708041.299.580.692.088.084.853.89.500
    1999Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRkbal-214---102.0032000109.062203111001.006.000.003.0011.002.003.671.000
    1999Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal28214---363.7816160000083.17740351136771051.368.321.193.898.324.322.14.333
    1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal51214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0020000203.02000210001.336.000.006.003.000.000.50.000
    1999Minor Totals: BALbyYearRk/AA----212---463.6219180001092.38342371139882051.328.111.073.818.604.102.26.400
    1999MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0020000203.02000210001.336.000.006.003.000.000.50.000
    2001San Antonio MissionsTexAAsea-235---565.4512122100066.0804740924565051.5810.911.233.277.646.412.33.455
    2001Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea33235---244.47880000048.1502524618271021.419.311.123.355.034.661.50.333
    2001Minor Totals: SEAbyYearAAA/AA----232---7105.05202021000114.313072641542836071.5110.251.183.316.555.681.98.412
    2002Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-246---442.74990000049.1512215313420011.309.300.552.377.664.013.23.500
    2002Minor Totals: SEAbyYearAAA----241---442.75990000049.3512215313420011.309.350.552.387.704.033.23.500
    2003Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea45257---422.9417140003079.2662826726622001.157.460.792.947.003.162.38.667
    2003Minor Totals: SEAbyYearAAA----251---422.9517140003079.7662826726622001.167.500.802.957.053.182.38.667
    2004Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan-268---466.1718160022189.010466611725873041.4510.521.722.538.806.673.48.400
    2004Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan58268Log - Sp - Ext - Perf107.53600016014.119141229111031.9511.931.265.656.918.791.221.000
    2004Minor Totals: LANbyYearAAA----261---466.1718160022189.010466611725873041.4510.521.722.538.806.673.48.400
    2004MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf107.66600016014.319141229111031.9912.131.285.747.028.941.221.000
    2005Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-279---345.2528000928136.0352521221260021.568.750.505.256.506.251.24.429
    2005Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-279---101.6913000813516.0103315140010.945.630.562.817.881.692.801.000
    2005San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn41279Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.1810000310011.017111025102002.0013.911.644.098.189.002.00.000
    2005Minor Totals: SDN-SLNbyYearAAA----272---444.15410001741652.0452824326400031.377.790.524.506.924.851.54.500
    2005MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.1810000310011.017111025102002.0013.911.644.098.189.002.00.000
    2006Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-2810---454.184700039471651.2512924615536001.288.881.052.619.235.053.53.444
    2006St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln402810Log - Sp - Ext - Perf012.8450003506.15220050000.797.110.000.007.112.840.00.000
    2006Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA----281---454.224700039471651.7512924615536001.298.961.052.649.325.103.53.444
    2006MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf012.9550003506.35220050000.827.380.000.007.382.952.00.000
    2007Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-2911---343.255200043522352.2542219217585001.359.230.342.919.913.763.41.429
    2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln602911Log - Sp - Ext - Perf014.8216000216018.222101028161011.6110.610.963.867.714.822.00.000
    2007Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA----291---343.285200043522352.7542219217585001.369.310.342.9310.003.793.41.429
    2007MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf014.9516000216018.722101028161011.6510.880.993.967.914.952.00.000
    2008Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan523012---113.603200027321335.033141438415001.178.490.772.0610.543.605.13.500
    2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan493012Log - Sp - Ext - Perf226.1716000216011.211882490001.298.491.543.096.946.172.25.500
    2008San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn393012Log - Sp - Ext - Perf014.22900069010.2155528100002.1612.661.696.758.444.221.25.000
    2008Minor Totals: LANbyYearAAA----301---113.603200027321335.033141438415001.178.490.772.0610.543.605.13.500
    2008MLB Totals: LAN-SDNbyYearMLB----302Log - Sp - Ext - Perf235.2925000825022.3261313412190001.7210.591.634.897.745.291.58.400
    2009Fukuoka Hawks---Intl----3113---601.744600000151.239111019621010.936.790.171.5710.801.926.891.000
    2009Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----311---601.7646000046151.739111019621010.946.860.181.5810.901.936.891.000
    2010Fukuoka Hawks---Intl----3214---321.026000000162.03910708831000.765.660.001.1612.051.4510.38.600
    2010Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----321---321.0260000060162.03910708831000.765.660.001.1612.051.4510.38.600
    2011Fukuoka Hawks---Intl----3315---2191.4253000002050.22788216790000.854.800.362.8414.031.424.94.095
    2011Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----331---2191.43530000532050.72788216790000.864.840.362.8714.161.434.94.095
    2012Fukuoka Hawks---Intl----3416---011.572300018231323.0144418260000.965.480.393.1310.171.573.25.000
    2012Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----341---011.572300018231323.0144418260000.965.480.393.1310.171.573.25.000
    2013Fukuoka Hawks---Intl------3517---042.044100021411039.217109416490030.833.860.913.6311.122.273.06.000
    2013Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----351---042.074100021411039.717109416490030.843.900.923.6711.252.303.06.000
    2014Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles---Intl------3618---352.873900036392037.231121228452021.047.410.481.9110.752.875.63.375
    2014Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----361---352.903900036392037.731121228452021.057.500.481.9410.892.905.63.375
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)355.63640001764075.79150471036624041.6910.891.204.317.425.981.72.375
    National League Totals (6 yrs)355.86620001762072.78950471034614041.7011.091.254.247.606.231.79.375
    American League Totals (1 yrs)000.0020000203.02000210001.336.000.006.003.000.000.50.000
    Minor League Totals47604.203051233212918259851.784745439780286768561381.338.960.853.028.124.802.69.439
    Minor: Intl Totals14311.702620007526265264.7167555010653444060.885.690.342.2111.721.875.29.311
    Minor: Rk Totals132.431180013037.0271510111473111.036.570.242.6811.433.654.27.250
    Minor: A Totals794.46252500000127.01227363646107170131.328.650.433.267.585.172.33.438
    Minor: A+ Totals554.4416141102079.0844239618718041.299.570.682.058.094.783.94.500
    Minor: AA Totals8134.65292921000151.01609078206313360101.489.541.193.757.935.362.11.381
    Minor: AAA Totals26304.07224470012817759457.745423420747148410220101.328.940.932.918.074.612.77.464
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (2 yrs)326.9222000322026.0302220413201031.6510.381.384.506.927.621.54.600
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (2 yrs)024.3221000521025.027121228211011.409.720.722.887.564.322.63.000
    San Diego Padres Totals (2 yrs)016.3719000919021.7321615413202002.1213.581.705.528.496.791.54.000
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)000.0020000203.02000210001.336.000.006.003.000.000.50.000
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2004Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan-26p---11815221001002701000.133.235.200.4351831.200.067.25011.1138.893.500.00.0050.0
    2004Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan5826pL-S-E-P162100000001200000.000.333.000.333300.500.000.00033.3366.672.000.00.000.0
    2005Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-27p---2121000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2006St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4028pL-S-E-P351000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2007Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-29p---4521000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln6029pL-S-E-P4161000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2008Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan5230p---5321000001000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan4930pL-S-E-P5161000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2011Fukuoka Hawks---Intl----33p---6530000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)435100000001500000.000.167.000.167600.200.000.00016.6783.335.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (4 yrs)435100000001500000.000.167.000.167600.200.000.00016.6783.335.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals11418221002002901000.111.200.167.3672131.167.056.2229.5242.864.500.00.0050.0
    Minor: AAA Totals11418221002002901000.111.200.167.3672131.167.056.2229.5242.864.500.00.0050.0
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (2 yrs)223100000001300000.000.250.000.250400.333.000.00025.0075.003.000.00.000.0
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (2 yrs)212000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1996Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRk18P800.02700991.0001.100.0013.3100.012
    1997Delmarva ShorebirdsSALA19P2500.0523132928.9661.100.0017.6100.09
    1997Bowie BaysoxEastAA19P100.00100111.0001.000.000.7100.025
    1998Frederick KeysCaroA+20P1500.01501661.0000.400.0010.7100.013
    1999Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRk21P300.00300331.0001.000.005.1100.019
    1999Bowie BaysoxEastAA21P1700.0717212624.9231.400.0012.1106.310
    1999Baltimore OriolesALMLB21P203.01000111.0000.500.331.2100.021
    2001San Antonio MissionsTexAA23P1200.0252097.7780.600.008.8100.014
    2001Tacoma RainiersPCLAAA23P800.04400881.0001.000.005.6100.015
    2002Tacoma RainiersPCLAAA24P900.0261198.8890.900.006.4100.014
    2003Tacoma RainiersPCLAAA25P1700.02701991.0000.500.0011.8100.011
    2004Las Vegas 51sPCLAAA26P1800.075101312.9230.700.0012.6100.012
    2004Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB26P6014.1121043.7500.500.213.7100.018
    2005Portland BeaversPCLAAA27P2800.0241076.8570.200.0019.6100.05
    2005Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA27P1300.01200331.0000.200.009.1100.016
    2005San Diego PadresNLMLB27P10011.0000000.0000.000.006.2100.017
    2006Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA28P4700.037201210.8330.200.0032.6100.02
    2006St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB28P506.10100111.0000.200.163.1100.017
    2007Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA29P5100.056101211.9170.200.0035.498.11
    2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB29P16019.22201441.0000.300.219.9100.015
    2008Las Vegas 51sPCLAAA30P3200.00800881.0000.300.0022.4100.04
    2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB30P16011.00201221.0000.100.189.9100.014
    2008San Diego PadresNLMLB30P9010.01300441.0000.400.405.6100.021
    MLB Totals - (P)640745101210.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)2230026496210.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)30009234111.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)1500150110.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)25005231311.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (P)11002100011.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1996Minor8----------
    1997Minor26----------
    1998Minor15----------
    1999MLB2----------
    1999Minor20----------
    2001Minor20----------
    2002Minor9----------
    2003Minor17----------
    2004MLB6----------
    2004Minor18----------
    2005MLB10----------
    2005Minor41----------
    2006MLB5----------
    2006Minor47----------
    2007MLB16----------
    2007Minor51----------
    2008MLB25----------
    2008Minor32----------
    Totals368----------