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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Orel Leonard Quinton Hershiser IV
Stat Years
1979-2000  [mlb] 1983-2000
Height/Weight
6-3 / 192
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (718)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
1958-09-16 in Buffalo, New York   [61.162]
Death
High School
Cherry Hill East (Cherry Hill,NJ)
Colleges
Bowling Green State University (Bowling Green, Ohio)
Draft
Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in Round #17 (#440 overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Boyd Bartley
MLB Debut
1983-09-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.350)
Service Time
Organizations
LAN [17] CLE [3] SFN [1] NYN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12757 ... retro id: herso001 ... mlbam id: 115861
Relations
Brother of Gordie Hershiser, Father of Jordan Hershiser
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts49Walks68Hittable59SO/BB63vsPower59Hitting38Durability77Team.546Ratings Explained
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Season Batting Totals

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YearTeam NameLgLvlLevelUnifAgeDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLB5529Log - Sp - Ext83685111210600118019001.129.140.176.316105153.059.047.1640.9517.1418.000.00.0027.3
1 record(s)
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 Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. 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)

Orel Hershiser Batting Log for 1988

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April 1988
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1988-04-052LANSFNNLW 5-0Box | PBP1166p9131------1-----2---12932313.000.000.000.000
1988-04-106LANATLNLW 3-1Box | PBP2167p9142------------2---6511--4.000.000.000.000
1988-04-1510LANATLNLW 3-2Box | PBP3168p9132------------1---33----3.000.000.000.000
1988-04-2314LANSFNNLW 10-3Box | PBP4169p9121----------1-1---9634-11.000.000.000.000
1988-04-2919LANSLNNLW 6-4Box | PBP5170p9144-11---1---------8711114.100.100.100.200
May 1988
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1988-05-0424LANPITNLW 8-5Box | PBP6171p9133----------1-----10822222.077.077.077.154
1988-05-1028LANCHNNLW 6-5Box | PBP7172p---------------------------.077.077.077.154
1988-05-1230LANPITNLL 4-7Box | PBP8173p9133----------------77-2113.063.063.063.125
1988-05-1835LANMONNLL 0-3Box | PBP9174p9122----------1-----431-111.056.056.056.111
1988-05-2440LANPHINLW 2-1Box | PBP10175p9133----------------44---13.048.048.048.095
1988-05-2945LANMONNLW 2-1Box | PBP11176p9133----------------55--2-3.042.042.042.083
June 1988
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1988-06-0450LANCINNLL 2-5Box | PBP12177p9132-11---------1---871-223.077.077.077.154
1988-06-0955LANHOUNLW 4-2Box | PBP13178p9144-13-1-----------2113845-4.100.167.100.267
1988-06-1560LANATLNLW 7-5Box | PBP14179p9133-11---2---------7612-13.121.182.121.303
1988-06-1965LANSDNNLW 12-2Box | PBP15180p9143------------1--110821214.111.167.111.278
1988-06-1966LANSDNNLW 5-4Box | PBP16181ph9-1-------------1---22--1-1.111.167.111.278
1988-06-2470LANCINNLW 5-3Box | PBP17182p9144----------2-----171347132.100.150.100.250
1988-06-2975LANHOUNLW 2-0Box | PBP18183p9142----------1-2---12841313.095.143.095.238
July 1988
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1988-07-0580LANSLNNLW 6-3Box | PBP19184p9122----------------33---12.091.136.091.227
1988-07-1084LANPITNLL 2-7Box | PBP20185p9122-11-------------33--1-2.109.152.109.261
1988-07-1688LANCHNNLL 2-2Box | PBP21186p9132-121--------1---8712113.125.188.125.313
1988-07-2194LANPITNLL 2-3Box | PBP22187p9122----------1-----5411111.120.180.120.300
1988-07-2699LANSFNNLW 7-3Box | PBP23188p9133----------------5411--3.113.170.113.283
1988-07-31104LANHOUNLW 6-1Box | PBP24189p9144-11-------2-----141132342.123.175.123.298
August 1988
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1988-08-05108LANHOUNLL 4-6Box | PBP25190p9122----------1-----44---31.119.169.119.288
1988-08-10113LANCINNLW 8-5Box | PBP26191p9144111-------2-----9813122.127.175.127.302
1988-08-19122LANMONNLW 2-0Box | PBP27192p9133----------------12751213.121.167.121.288
1988-08-24127LANNYNNLL 1-2Box | PBP28193p9132----------1-1---66-3-12.118.162.118.279
1988-08-30132LANMONNLW 4-2Box | PBP29194p9132-121--2---1-1---55-1112.129.186.129.314
September 1988
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1988-09-05136LANATLNLW 3-0Box | PBP30195p9143----------2-1---10912322.123.178.123.301
1988-09-10141LANCINNLW 5-0Box | PBP31196p9143-11-------1-1---13941323.132.184.132.316
1988-09-14145LANATLNLW 1-0Box | PBP32197p9132------------1---33----3.128.179.128.308
1988-09-19149LANHOUNLW 1-0Box | PBP33198p9133----------------963-3-3.123.173.123.296
1988-09-23154LANSFNNLW 3-0Box | PBP34199p9131---------1--1---734-1-2.122.171.133.303
1988-09-28159LANSDNNLL 1-2Box | PBP35200p9143-11-------1-1---97213-3.129.176.140.316
35 record(s)
Glossary:
Game Date Calendar date of the game Tm-Gm# Game Number of his Team Tm Team Played For Opp Opponent (Team) Lg League Result Final score of game Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) S-G# Season Game Number for Player C-G# Career Game Number for Player Pos Defensive Position Ln Lineup slot in batting order GS Games Started PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats R Runs H Hits TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IBB Intentional Walks GDP Grounded into Double Play Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls Fou Fouls Cal Called Strikes Sw Swing and Miss Strikes InPl Balls put in Play 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)