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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Thomas James Griffin
Stat Years
1966-1982  [mlb] 1969-1982
Height/Weight
6-3 / 210
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (401)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Grant (Van Nuys,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Houston Astros in Round #1 (#4 overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1969-04-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.048)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [8] SFN [3] SDN [2] PIT [1] CAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12173 ... retro id: grift101 ... mlbam id: 115146
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1966Bismarck-MandanNorthernInd----181---355.671100000046.0443329029660001.598.610.005.6712.916.462.28.375
    1966AmarilloTexAA----181---015.1420000007.09440760002.2911.570.009.007.715.140.86.000
    1966Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----181---355.6711000011046.0443329029660001.598.610.005.6712.916.462.28.375
    1966Minor Totals: byYearAA----181---015.1420000207.09440760002.2911.570.009.007.715.140.86.000
    1967AshevilleCaroA+----192---345.591200000058.0664336023500001.5310.240.003.577.766.672.17.429
    1967Oklahoma CityPCLAAA----192---055.82800000034.0382522027300001.9110.060.007.157.946.621.11.000
    1967Minor Totals: byYearAAA/A+----192---395.6720000020092.01046858050800001.6710.170.004.897.836.651.60.250
    1968Oklahoma CityPCLAAA----203---7144.3429000000168.015791810941440001.498.410.005.047.714.881.53.333
    1968Minor Totals: byYearAAA----201---7144.34290000290168.015791810941440001.498.410.005.047.714.881.53.333
    1969Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11103.54313163000188.1156807419932006471.327.450.914.449.563.822.15.524
    1969MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11103.54313163000188.3156807419932006471.327.460.914.459.573.832.15.524
    1970Oklahoma CityAmerAAA----225---321.29500000028.023144016270001.397.390.005.148.684.501.69.600
    1970Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3135.74232021130111.111872719727213031.719.540.735.825.825.821.00.188
    1970Minor Totals: byYearAAA----221---321.29500005028.023144016270001.397.390.005.148.684.501.69.600
    1970MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3135.75232021130111.311872719727213031.719.560.735.835.835.831.00.188
    1971Oklahoma CityAmerAAA----236---683.1116000000107.01014337048900001.398.500.004.047.573.621.88.429
    1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf064.781060004037.2442220420294021.7010.510.964.786.935.261.45.000
    1971Minor Totals: byYearAAA----231---683.11160000160107.01014337048900001.398.500.004.047.573.621.88.429
    1971MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf064.841060004037.7442220420294021.7210.650.974.847.025.321.45.000
    1972Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf543.24395111034394.1923934738835031.388.780.673.637.923.722.18.556
    1972MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf543.25395111034394.3923934738835031.388.800.673.637.943.732.18.556
    1973Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf464.15251240513099.28351461046695021.297.490.904.156.234.611.50.400
    1973MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf464.17251240513099.78351461046695021.307.530.914.176.264.631.50.400
    1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf14103.54343483000211.02029783148911011351.388.620.603.804.694.141.24.583
    1974MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf14103.54343483000211.02029783148911011351.388.620.603.804.694.141.24.583
    1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou382710Log - Sp - Ext - Perf385.3317133114079.18952471146568221.7010.101.255.226.355.901.22.273
    1975MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf385.3517133114079.38952471146568221.7110.131.255.236.375.921.22.273
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou382811Log - Sp - Ext - Perf536.0520200218041.2442928437333011.949.500.867.997.136.260.89.625
    1976San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn342811Log - Sp - Ext - Perf432.9411112000070.1562723042366011.397.170.005.374.613.450.86.571
    1976MLB Totals: HOU-SDNbyYearMLB----282Log - Sp - Ext - Perf964.103113202180112.01005651479699021.608.040.326.355.544.500.87.600
    1977San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn322912Log - Sp - Ext - Perf694.463820004180151.114488751788794651.538.561.015.234.705.230.90.400
    1977MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf694.473820004180151.314488751788794651.548.581.015.244.715.240.90.400
    1978California AngelsALMLBcal383013Log - Sp - Ext - Perf344.0224400920056.0633925831352011.6810.131.294.985.636.271.13.429
    1978MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf344.0224400920056.0633925831352011.6810.131.294.985.636.271.13.429
    1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn433114Log - Sp - Ext - Perf563.91593001356294.1834641946825041.377.920.864.397.824.391.78.455
    1979MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf563.92593001356294.3834641946825041.377.940.864.407.844.401.78.455
    1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn433215Log - Sp - Ext - Perf512.76424008380107.2803533849794381.206.690.674.106.602.931.61.833
    1980MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf512.77424008380107.7803533849794381.206.720.674.116.632.941.61.833
    1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn433316Log - Sp - Ext - Perf883.76222231000129.11216254857835271.388.420.563.975.784.311.46.500
    1981MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf883.76222231000129.31216254857835271.388.440.563.975.794.321.46.500
    1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit233417Log - Sp - Ext - Perf138.87640002022.132232251580012.1012.902.016.043.229.270.53.250
    1982MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf138.96640002022.332232251580012.1313.032.046.113.269.370.53.250
    MLB Totals (15 yrs)77944.0740119129105321051,494.7140776267613376910548120521.468.470.804.636.354.591.37.450
    National League Totals (14 yrs)74904.0737718729104419051,438.7134472365112573810197920511.458.410.784.626.384.521.38.451
    American League Totals (1 yrs)344.0224400920056.0633925831352011.6810.131.294.985.636.271.13.429
    Minor League Totals19344.12720000720402.039422018402153470001.518.820.004.817.774.931.61.358
    Minor: Ind Totals355.6711000011046.0443329029660001.598.610.005.6712.916.462.28.375
    Minor: A+ Totals345.5912000012058.0664336023500001.5310.240.003.577.766.672.17.429
    Minor: AA Totals015.1420000207.09440760002.2911.570.009.007.715.140.86.000
    Minor: AAA Totals16293.85580000580337.031917314401852910001.508.520.004.947.774.621.57.356
    Houston Astros Totals (8 yrs)45604.2019912324919763863.382844240378441652559251.478.630.814.606.804.611.48.429
    San Francisco Giants Totals (3 yrs)18153.48123293121942331.328414312825152244145191.327.720.684.136.633.891.61.545
    San Diego Padres Totals (2 yrs)10123.994931204180221.7200115981713011510661.498.140.695.294.684.680.88.455
    California Angels Totals (1 yrs)344.0224400920056.0633925831352011.6810.131.294.985.636.271.13.429
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)138.96640002022.332232251580012.1313.032.046.113.269.370.53.250
    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%
    1969Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3821pL-S-E-P131626910280053504201.145.203.258.46173163.194.113.2596.8547.957.0031.02.7433.3
    1970Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3822pL-S-E-P223331210010011304000.061.088.091.1793831.061.030.1002.6334.2113.000.00.0050.0
    1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3823pL-S-E-P3109010000001200002.111.200.111.3111010.111.000.14310.0020.002.000.00.000.0
    1972Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3824pL-S-E-P43925373012000903001.280.280.520.80028134.240.240.4000.0032.140.0025.03.5757.1
    1973Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3825pL-S-E-P52528132011000914001.107.138.286.4243383.179.179.1110.0027.270.0028.03.03100.0
    1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3826pL-S-E-P63768112050280022419001.294.324.456.78080317.191.162.4292.5030.0012.0034.02.5035.0
    1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3827pL-S-E-P71722230000001602001.136.174.136.3102530.045.000.1884.0024.006.000.00.000.0
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3828pL-S-E-P8205000000001201000.000.167.000.167700.200.000.00014.2928.572.000.00.000.0
    1976San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3428pL-S-E-P81226220000000703000.077.077.077.1542920.000.000.1050.0024.140.000.00.000.0
    1977San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3229pL-S-E-P939452630240002303100.133.130.333.46349155.200.200.1900.0046.940.0022.54.0883.3
    1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn4331pL-S-E-P105914110000000601000.071.071.071.1421510.000.000.1250.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn4332pL-S-E-P114418120011000702000.111.111.278.3892051.167.167.1000.0035.000.0018.05.0050.0
    1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn4333pL-S-E-P1222411810150021206101.195.227.293.52050122.146.098.2414.0024.006.0041.02.0025.0
    1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2334pL-S-E-P1369020002000300000.222.222.222.444920.000.000.3330.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)384405316616010320013158242408.163.191.277.46846611226.146.114.2322.7933.9112.1540.52.1539.4
    National League Totals (14 yrs)384405316616010320013158242408.163.191.277.46846611226.146.114.2322.7933.9112.1540.52.1539.4
    Houston Astros Totals (8 yrs)20225224451206200011100227207.179.217.298.5152947518.163.119.2643.7434.019.0942.02.0440.0
    San Francisco Giants Totals (3 yrs)1257331110260022509101.151.171.247.41885183.123.096.1912.3529.4112.5036.52.3527.3
    San Diego Padres Totals (2 yrs)51714830240003006100.113.111.239.35078175.127.126.1500.0038.460.0035.52.5662.5
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)69020002000300000.222.222.222.444920.000.000.3330.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    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
    1969Houston AstrosNLMLB21P310188.1816212624.9230.800.1319.1100.07
    1970Houston AstrosNLMLB22P230111.1810101918.9470.800.1614.2100.011
    1971Houston AstrosNLMLB23P10037.20100010101.0001.000.276.2100.011
    1972Houston AstrosNLMLB24P39094.1311201614.8750.400.1525.5100.04
    1973Houston AstrosNLMLB25P250100.07140021211.0000.800.2115.4100.09
    1974Houston AstrosNLMLB26P340211.01935826254.8711.600.2621.091.94
    1975Houston AstrosNLMLB27P17079.1514122019.9501.100.2410.6100.012
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLB28P20041.2261198.8890.400.1912.3100.08
    1976San Diego PadresNLMLB28P11070.1410201614.8751.300.206.891.713
    1977San Diego PadresNLMLB29P380151.1616322522.8800.600.1523.597.46
    1978California AngelsALMLB30P24056.0312201715.8820.600.2714.8100.09
    1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLB31P59094.1519112524.9600.400.2636.4100.02
    1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLB32P420107.26170123231.0000.500.2126.195.54
    1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLB33P220129.1929304138.9271.700.2919.8100.06
    1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB34P6022.1061076.8571.000.273.7100.014
    MLB Totals - (P)40101,492852252710337310.9200.800.210.00.00
    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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    1969MLB31----------
    1970MLB23----------
    1971MLB10----------
    1972MLB39----------
    1973MLB25----------
    1974MLB34----------
    1975MLB17----------
    1976MLB31----------
    1977MLB38----------
    1978MLB24----------
    1979MLB59----------
    1980MLB42----------
    1981MLB22----------
    1982MLB6----------
    Totals401----------