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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
George Kenneth Griffey Sr.
Stat Years
1969-1991  [mlb] 1973-1991
Height/Weight
6-0 / 210
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
OF (1703) ... 1B (172) ... DH (14)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
Donora (Donora,PA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Cincinnati Reds in Round #29 (#682 overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1973-08-25 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.137)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [12] NYA [5] ATL [3] SEA [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12164 ... retro id: grifk001 ... mlbam id: 115136
Relations
Father of Ken Griffey, Father of Craig Griffey
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1969Gulf Coast RedsGCLRk----19of---1491532243111112000000000.281.281.386.6671535913.000.105.0000.000.000.00153.00.6530.2
    1970Sioux FallsNorthernInd----20of---251164204021224000000000.244.244.305.549164505.000.061.0000.000.000.0082.01.2212.5
    1971TampaFSLA+----21of---3882816096711333250435400000.342.429.477.90632413421.000.135.00013.2716.671.2693.70.9321.9
    1971Three RiversEastAA----21of---393211312044011000000.406.424.563.98733183.000.157.0003.0330.3010.000.00.0023.1
    1972Three RiversEastAA----22of---4128472961502131452310559700000.318.389.464.85352721938.000.146.00010.4418.411.7633.72.6625.3
    1973IndianapolisAmerAAA----23of---5107397881301851058430518400000.327.404.474.87844818833.000.147.00011.3818.751.6539.72.2325.4
    1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3023ofL-S-E-P525861933513144261000000.384.424.570.99492499.279.186.4116.5210.871.6728.73.2627.3
    1974IndianapolisAmerAAA----24of---643162345464518120182600000.333.400.512.9121808315.000.179.00010.0014.441.4432.42.7827.8
    1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3024ofL-S-E-P68822724579521994274311022.251.333.361.6942568216.251.110.30210.5516.801.59113.50.7828.1
    1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3025ofL-S-E-P7132463951411594461676767163210.305.391.402.79354018628.261.097.34712.4112.411.00115.80.7419.9
    1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3026ofL-S-E-P81485621111892896743411626510303.336.401.450.85162825343.265.114.3709.8710.351.0593.70.9622.8
    1977Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3027ofL-S-E-P915458511718635812571786984012212.318.389.467.85665727355.282.149.35410.5012.791.2248.81.8329.6
    1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3028ofL-S-E-P10158614901773381063235547009316.288.344.417.76168025651.246.129.3117.9410.291.3061.41.4728.8
    1979Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3029ofL-S-E-P119538062120274832125363910337.316.374.471.84542017939.268.155.3338.579.291.0847.51.9032.5
    1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3030ofL-S-E-P121465448916028101385231627713544.294.364.454.81861524751.314.160.32010.0812.521.2441.82.1131.9
    1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3031ofL-S-E-P1310139665123216234124394212469.311.370.409.77944216229.217.098.3408.829.501.08198.00.4523.6
    1982New York YankeesALMLBnya632ofL-S-E-P141274847013423212541043958013110.277.329.407.73652719737.223.130.2937.4011.011.4940.32.2827.6
    1983New York YankeesALMLBnya33331bL-S-E-P1511845860140213114661344523233.306.355.437.79249920035.216.131.3196.819.021.3241.62.2025.0
    1984New York YankeesALMLBnya3334ofL-S-E-P161203994410920175622293213427.273.321.381.70243615228.180.108.2806.657.341.1057.01.6125.7
    1985New York YankeesALMLBnya3335ofL-S-E-P1712743868120284106977415100842.274.331.425.75648718642.244.151.2868.4210.471.2443.82.0535.0
    1986New York YankeesALMLBnya3336ofL-S-E-P185919833607092622152411407.303.349.475.8242199416.247.172.3026.8510.961.6022.04.1126.7
    1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2236ofL-S-E-P188029236901531232127204300142.308.351.503.85431314730.281.195.3286.3913.742.1524.33.8333.3
    1987Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2237ofL-S-E-P191223996511424114644746541141112.286.358.456.81445118239.278.170.29910.2011.971.1728.53.1034.2
    1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2238ofL-S-E-P206919321485021913172600225.249.307.306.613212597.135.057.2758.0212.261.5396.50.9414.6
    1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25381bL-S-E-P2025505141024002500010.280.308.420.72852213.180.140.2793.859.622.5025.03.8521.4
    1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3039ofL-S-E-P2110623626628383042294210032.263.346.424.77026610019.292.161.29010.9015.791.4529.53.0130.6
    1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30401b-ofL-S-E-P2246636132018212510200.206.235.286.52168183.127.080.2032.947.352.5063.01.4723.1
    1990Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2440ofL-S-E-P2221771329203180010300101.377.443.519.96288405.273.142.36111.363.410.3025.73.4117.2
    1991Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2441ofL-S-E-P2330851024701900131310102.282.380.400.780100348.271.118.31913.0013.001.0085.01.0033.3
    MLB Totals (22 yrs)2097722911292143364771528592008371989814315551106.296.359.431.79080483117593.250.135.3198.9311.161.2547.61.8927.7
    National League Totals (15 yrs)149550908311527256679958117367538672923324174.300.366.435.80156922214422.261.135.3289.4511.811.2551.41.7427.6
    American League Totals (7 yrs)60221392986161081053278271618122658231032.288.342.422.7642356903171.224.134.2997.689.591.2540.42.2527.8
    Minor League Totals4241497301486642633177115016827100000.325.393.468.8611665701123.333.143.38010.0916.281.6145.41.9825.3
    Minor: Ind Totals51164204021224000000000.244.244.305.549164505.061.061.2350.000.000.0082.01.2212.5
    Minor: Rk Totals491532243111112000000000.281.281.386.6671535913.105.105.2760.000.000.00153.00.6530.2
    Minor: A+ Totals882816096711333250435400000.342.429.477.90632413421.377.135.41513.2716.671.2693.70.9321.9
    Minor: AA Totals1375049716322514563505610700000.323.391.470.86156023741.327.147.38910.0019.111.9136.02.5025.1
    Minor: AAA Totals15055912218424915765506911000000.329.403.485.88862827148.377.156.38910.9917.521.5937.32.3926.1
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (12 yrs)122442067091275212637146615650455549822252455.303.370.434.80447161826346.264.131.3339.6511.641.2159.21.5127.1
    New York Yankees Totals (5 yrs)5511977275563991049251271615821048211029.285.336.419.7552168829158.220.134.2967.299.691.3340.32.2628.1
    Atlanta Braves Totals (3 yrs)271884122252444281151717831231171719.285.345.439.78497638876.248.154.3038.5012.601.4831.62.8730.2
    Seattle Mariners Totals (2 yrs)5116223539042700231610203.327.410.457.8671887413.272.130.34012.238.510.7040.52.1324.5
    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
    1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLB23OF210180.02510026261.0001.200.1413.084.07
    1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLB24OF700521.11155011201201.0001.700.2343.279.54
    1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLB25OF11901,010.2202670215208.9671.700.2173.590.23
    1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLB26OF14401,190.02701062286280.9791.900.2488.997.32
    1977Cincinnati RedsNLMLB27OF14701,251.12981033311308.9902.100.2590.795.52
    1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28OF15401,324.129613102319309.9692.000.2395.797.52
    1979Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29OF930799.2175831186183.9842.000.2357.897.93
    1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLB30OF13801,179.2266563277271.9782.000.2385.294.53
    1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLB31OF990849.2268831279276.9892.800.3391.798.02
    1982New York YankeesALMLB32OF12501,047.0282852295290.9832.300.2877.298.42
    1983New York YankeesALMLB331B1010848.183057782894887.9928.801.0562.385.61
    1983New York YankeesALMLB33OF140111.0400104140.9762.900.368.611.98
    1983New York YankeesALMLB33DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.75
    1984New York YankeesALMLB341B270231.1241161123268257.9599.501.1116.722.52
    1984New York YankeesALMLB34OF820635.0181650192187.9742.300.2950.668.33
    1984New York YankeesALMLB34DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.75
    1985New York YankeesALMLB351B104.05000551.0005.001.250.60.83
    1985New York YankeesALMLB35OF1100851.1222873237230.9702.100.2768.386.63
    1985New York YankeesALMLB35DH700.0000000.0000.000.004.35.54
    1986Atlanta BravesNLMLB361B100.10100111.0001.0010.000.61.34
    1986Atlanta BravesNLMLB36OF770643.0136120139137.9861.800.2147.896.34
    1986New York YankeesALMLB36OF510391.196532104101.9712.000.2631.586.44
    1986New York YankeesALMLB36DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.23.49
    1987Atlanta BravesNLMLB371B3020.0241122625.9628.301.251.92.55
    1987Atlanta BravesNLMLB37OF1070882.0181711189188.9951.800.2166.587.73
    1988Atlanta BravesNLMLB381B11073.1688187776.9876.901.046.915.93
    1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLB381B10078.2646117170.9867.000.906.240.06
    1988Atlanta BravesNLMLB38OF420327.2612206563.9691.500.1926.360.95
    1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLB391B9045.1460134746.9795.101.025.68.52
    1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLB39OF580419.0762117978.9871.300.1935.854.75
    1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLB401B9043.2424124746.9795.101.065.619.63
    1990Seattle MarinersALMLB40OF200151.0251102726.9631.300.1712.395.26
    1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLB40OF6032.21200012121.0002.000.373.713.08
    1991Seattle MarinersALMLB41OF260181.03100031311.0001.200.1716.086.77
    1991Seattle MarinersALMLB41DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.63.312
    MLB Totals - (1B)172001320932312114361413.9848.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)170301803258106662234303364.9812.0018.690.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)1400000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    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
    1973MLB---------21-
    1974MLB---------70-
    1975MLB---------119-
    1976MLB---------144-
    1977MLB---------147-
    1978MLB---------154-
    1979MLB---------93-
    1980MLB---------138-
    1981MLB---------99-
    1982MLB---------125-
    1983MLB--101------142
    1984MLB--27------822
    1985MLB--1------1107
    1986MLB--1------1282
    1987MLB--3------107-
    1988MLB--21------42-
    1989MLB--9------58-
    1990MLB--9------26-
    1991MLB---------261
    Totals--172------170314