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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Clinton Merrick Hurdle
Stat Years
1975-1987  [mlb] 1977-1987
Height/Weight
6-3 / 195
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
OF (493) ... 1B (225) ... 3B (137) ... C (54) ... DH (5)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
Merritt Island (Merritt Island,FL)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Kansas City Royals in Round #1 (#9 overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1977-09-18 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.050)
Service Time
Organizations
KCA [5] NYN [4] SLN [1] CIN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13153 ... retro id: hurdc001 ... mlbam id: 116346
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1975Sarasota RoyalsGCLRk----17of---14917534484413110312400000.274.383.360.743206639.000.086.00015.0511.650.77175.00.4918.8
    1976WaterlooMidwA----18of---2127429891012251989101811200000.235.266.443.70944719046.000.208.0004.0325.066.2222.64.2545.5
    1977Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-19of---312944285145353166660966110000.328.449.529.97853923454.432.201.35317.8111.320.6427.62.9737.2
    1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca919ofL-S-E-P3926580027002700000.308.357.538.89528142.308.230.3537.1425.003.5013.07.1425.0
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca920of-1bL-S-E-P41334174811025575613568411616.264.348.398.74648116637.264.134.31011.6417.461.5059.61.4633.6
    1979Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-21of---568220305213062924494220100.236.379.377.7562728319.355.141.26618.0115.440.8636.72.2136.5
    1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca9,1021ofL-S-E-P559171164110333001282410444.240.343.386.7292046616.304.146.25713.7311.760.8657.01.4739.0
    1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca1022ofL-S-E-P6130395501163121060003461225511.294.349.458.80743818143.251.164.3227.7613.931.7939.52.2837.1
    1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca1023ofL-S-E-P7287612253141500131000032.329.427.553.98089428.395.224.33914.6111.240.7719.04.4932.0
    1982Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-24of---8882613864180125831586333570.245.382.452.83433011830.437.207.27217.5819.091.0921.83.6446.9
    1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3024ofL-S-E-P81934271001012610021.206.270.235.5053781.059.029.2505.4116.223.000.00.0014.3
    1983Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-253b---9139477821363342210502105109106120.285.411.509.92058924359.440.224.32417.8318.511.0421.73.7443.4
    1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn33253bL-S-E-P913333620020021000001.182.229.242.4713582.121.060.2615.7128.575.000.00.0033.3
    1984Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-261b---10128412601001512164017910701360.243.362.437.79949518037.383.194.27515.9621.621.3519.64.2437.0
    1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn1327c-ofL-S-E-P114382716403701132011031.195.313.354.66797297.305.159.22013.4020.621.5427.33.0943.8
    1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln13281bL-S-E-P127815418305131500263811202.195.311.299.610184469.273.104.23514.1320.651.4651.31.6330.0
    1987Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-291b-of---1397288387427074510474710530.257.358.424.78234112234.333.167.28013.7813.781.0041.12.0546.0
    1987New York MetsNLMLBnyn7291bL-S-E-P1333110000000100000.333.333.333.666310.000.000.5000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)51513911623608112321931617626175171828.259.341.403.7441596561125.267.144.29411.0316.351.4843.52.0134.7
    American League Totals (5 yrs)35910851313006911261681413318643151323.276.353.432.7851240469106.276.156.30910.7315.001.4041.72.1035.3
    National League Totals (5 yrs)156306316012162502437532255.196.299.301.6003569219.239.105.23812.0821.071.7451.01.6931.7
    Minor League Totals8252704456720167171044871484835658420280.266.377.456.83332191233288.371.190.30015.0017.551.1726.03.2340.0
    Minor: Rk Totals4917534484413110312400000.274.383.360.743206639.269.086.31315.0511.650.77175.00.4918.8
    Minor: A Totals127429891012251989101811200000.235.266.443.70944719046.252.208.2754.0325.066.2222.64.2545.5
    Minor: AAA Totals64921003335711418843671284344298420280.272.395.467.8622566980233.403.195.30316.9116.720.9925.03.2740.8
    Kansas City Royals Totals (5 yrs)35910851313006911261681413318643151323.276.353.432.7851240469106.276.156.30910.7315.001.4041.72.1035.3
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)7815418305131500263811202.195.311.299.610184469.273.104.23514.1320.651.4651.31.6330.0
    New York Mets Totals (3 yrs)591181123603901153111032.195.291.322.613135389.246.127.23811.1122.962.0739.32.2239.1
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)1934271001012610021.206.270.235.5053781.059.029.2505.4116.223.000.00.0014.3
    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
    1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLB19OF900.01700017171.0001.900.005.6100.08
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLB201B5200.041225647443437.9868.400.0032.139.12
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLB203B100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.87
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLB20OF7800.0132561143137.9581.800.0048.158.64
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLB20DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.86
    1979Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA21OF6600.01241444142138.9722.100.0048.597.15
    1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLB213B100.01000111.0001.000.000.61.76
    1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLB21OF5000.0882309390.9681.800.0030.984.74
    1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLB21DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.56.87
    1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLB22OF12600.02338101251241.9601.900.0077.896.92
    1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLB23OF2800.05910060601.0002.100.0027.2100.05
    1982Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA241B200.03000331.0001.500.001.52.35
    1982Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA24OF7800.0110742121117.9671.500.0057.488.64
    1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLB24OF1700.0172102019.9501.100.0010.589.58
    1983Tidewater TidesILAAA251B900.0686157574.9878.200.006.56.52
    1983Tidewater TidesILAAA253B11500.0591432013222202.9101.800.0082.782.71
    1983Tidewater TidesILAAA25OF600.0301043.7500.500.004.34.39
    1983New York MetsNLMLB253B900.0115422016.8001.800.005.669.24
    1983New York MetsNLMLB25OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.67.79
    1984Tidewater TidesILAAA26C2100.0139910149148.9937.000.0015.016.43
    1984Tidewater TidesILAAA261B9800.089547888950942.9929.600.0070.076.61
    1984Tidewater TidesILAAA263B700.02400661.0000.900.005.05.54
    1985New York MetsNLMLB27C1700.07960085851.0005.000.0010.539.53
    1985New York MetsNLMLB27OF1000.0101101211.9171.100.006.223.38
    1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB28C500.01910020201.0004.000.003.16.44
    1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB281B3900.030122231325323.9948.300.0024.250.02
    1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB283B400.028101110.9092.500.002.55.13
    1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB28OF1000.01200012121.0001.200.006.212.87
    1987Tidewater TidesILAAA29C1100.0586106564.9855.800.007.911.32
    1987Tidewater TidesILAAA291B2400.01999116209208.9958.700.0017.124.72
    1987Tidewater TidesILAAA29OF1400.0181102019.9501.400.0010.014.46
    1987New York MetsNLMLB291B100.01000111.0001.000.000.633.36
    MLB Totals - (C)2200987001051051.0004.800.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)920071447878769761.9908.300.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)1500423523227.8441.800.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)3290056819212608587.9651.800.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)500000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (C)32001971520214212.9916.600.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)133001165621010912371227.9929.200.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)12200611472013228208.9121.700.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)1640025522106287277.9651.700.000.00.00
    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
    1977MLB---------9-
    1978MLB--52-1----781
    1979MLB----1----504
    1979Minor---------66-
    1980MLB---------126-
    1981MLB---------28-
    1982MLB---------17-
    1982Minor--2------78-
    1983MLB----9----1-
    1983Minor--9-115----6-
    1984Minor-2198-7------
    1985MLB-17-------10-
    1986MLB-539-4----10-
    1987MLB--1--------
    1987Minor-1124------14-
    Totals-54225-137----4935