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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Steven F. Kemp
Stat Years
1973-1988  [mlb] 1977-1988
Height/Weight
6-0 / 195
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
OF (1080) ... DH (92) ... 1B (10)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
1954-08-07 in San Angelo, Texas   [66.082]
High School
Arcadia (Arcadia,CA)
Colleges
USC (Los Angeles, California)
Draft
Selected by the Detroit Tigers in Round #1 (#1 overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Dick Wiencek
MLB Debut
1977-04-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.243)
Service Time
Organizations
DET [5] NYA [2] PIT [2] TEX [2] CHA [1] SDN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13669 ... retro id: kemps001 ... mlbam id: 116972
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1973USCPac8NCAA-1------18of------00000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1974USCPac8NCAA-1------19of------61191526714354230332600000.351.000.534.534010222.000.183.0000.000.000.7938.20.0032.8
    1975USCPac8NCAA-1------20of------572075390178136770412700000.435.000.783.783016238.000.348.0000.000.000.6615.90.0042.2
    1976MontgomerySouAA----21of---1732564174172843000000000.289.289.465.75425611927.000.176.0000.000.000.0032.03.1336.5
    1976EvansvilleAmerAAA----21of---15217137661431138000000000.386.386.6961.08217111928.000.310.0000.000.000.0015.66.4342.4
    1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet3322ofL-S-E-P2151552751422941888337193517011.257.343.422.76563623351.293.165.27711.1614.621.3130.72.8335.9
    1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet3323ofL-S-E-P315958275161184157923978713339.277.379.399.77868623237.287.122.30214.1412.680.9038.82.1923.0
    1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet3324ofL-S-E-P41344908815626326105566870228213.318.398.543.94157026655.361.225.32311.9312.281.0318.94.5635.3
    1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet3325of-dhL-S-E-P51355088814923321101516964419324.293.376.474.85059124147.325.181.29611.6810.830.9324.23.5531.5
    1981Detroit TigersALMLBdet3326ofL-S-E-P610537252103184949937048104513.277.389.419.80844715631.347.142.29515.6610.740.6941.32.0130.1
    1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2227ofL-S-E-P716058091166231199877898331688.286.381.428.80967924843.295.142.30413.1112.220.9330.52.8025.9
    1983New York YankeesALMLBnya2128ofL-S-E-P810937353901731249104137212317.241.318.399.71741914932.271.158.2399.798.830.9031.12.8635.6
    1984New York YankeesALMLBnya2129ofL-S-E-P9943133791121741414054134012.291.369.403.77236112620.249.112.32811.0814.961.3544.71.9422.0
    1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1330ofL-S-E-P1092236195913222110255401415.250.317.347.6642668217.208.097.3109.4020.302.16118.00.7528.8
    1986Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-31of---1148160274310252720264400020.269.371.450.8211867217.356.181.34213.9823.661.6932.02.6939.5
    1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2331ofL-S-E-P111316130011104600001.188.350.375.7252061.500.187.22220.0030.001.5016.05.0033.3
    1987Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-32of---12121421731122862084237111220550.266.371.504.87549921254.404.238.31314.2322.441.5821.04.0148.2
    1988Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-33of-1b---133712112336021913112200310.273.326.372.698135458.174.099.3108.1516.302.0060.51.4824.2
    1988Texas RangersALMLBtex2433dh-ofL-S-E-P131636280002102900101.222.256.222.4783980.083.000.2865.1323.084.500.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)11684058581112817925130634392457660519134825114.278.367.431.79847141747334.298.153.29612.2212.831.0531.22.7629.6
    American League Totals (9 yrs)10633806561106616623127612372454754519124424108.280.370.436.80644281659316.303.156.29512.3512.311.0030.02.8729.6
    National League Totals (2 yrs)105252206213232220296001416.246.319.349.6682868818.226.103.30610.1420.982.0784.01.0529.0
    Minor League Totals33111291903287513462115610817820880.291.351.502.8531247567134.306.211.3098.6614.271.6524.53.6940.8
    Minor: AA Totals732564174172843000000000.289.289.465.75425611927.176.176.2660.000.000.0032.03.1336.5
    Minor: AAA Totals2588731492545811381685610817820880.291.367.513.880991448107.345.222.32510.9017.961.6523.03.8342.1
    Detroit Tigers Totals (5 yrs)684250437871111418894222416375362137311370.284.376.450.82629301128221.319.166.29812.8012.350.9728.13.0431.1
    New York Yankees Totals (2 yrs)203686901812941990518191346329.264.341.401.74278027552.261.137.27810.3811.671.1236.12.4428.7
    Chicago White Sox Totals (1 yrs)16058091166231199877898331688.286.381.428.80967924843.295.142.30413.1112.220.9330.52.8025.9
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (2 yrs)105252206213232220296001416.246.319.349.6682868818.226.103.30610.1420.982.0784.01.0529.0
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)1636280002102900101.222.256.222.4783980.083.000.2865.1323.084.500.00.000.0
    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
    1977Detroit TigersALMLB22OF14801,316.02521051267262.9811.800.2091.498.02
    1978Detroit TigersALMLB23OF15701,395.03251182344336.9772.100.2496.998.71
    1979Detroit TigersALMLB24OF12001,044.12291262247241.9762.000.2374.589.61
    1979Detroit TigersALMLB24DH1100.0000000.0000.000.006.88.25
    1980Detroit TigersALMLB25OF850737.0197413202201.9952.400.2752.563.03
    1980Detroit TigersALMLB25DH4600.0000000.0000.000.0028.434.12
    1981Detroit TigersALMLB26OF920806.1207430214211.9862.300.2684.487.61
    1981Detroit TigersALMLB26DH1200.0000000.0000.000.0011.011.44
    1982Chicago White SoxALMLB27OF15401,315.2280671293286.9761.900.2295.196.32
    1982Chicago White SoxALMLB27DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.35
    1983New York YankeesALMLB28OF1010832.1215533223220.9872.200.2662.392.72
    1983New York YankeesALMLB28DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.85
    1984New York YankeesALMLB29OF750628.2138240144140.9721.900.2246.379.84
    1984New York YankeesALMLB29DH1200.0000000.0000.000.007.412.83
    1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB30OF630476.11051001061061.0001.700.2239.168.54
    1986Las Vegas StarsPCLAAA31OF2400.03200032321.0001.300.0016.950.06
    1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB31OF4022.09000991.0002.300.412.530.811
    1987Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA32OF3600.0496115655.9821.500.0025.729.85
    1988Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA331B900.0754238179.9758.800.006.424.35
    1988Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA33OF1600.0220102322.9571.400.0011.343.29
    1988Texas RangersALMLB331B102.01000111.0001.000.500.66.37
    1988Texas RangersALMLB33OF5023.15000551.0001.000.223.131.39
    1988Texas RangersALMLB33DH700.0000000.0000.000.004.343.87
    MLB Totals - (1B)102100011.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (OF)100408,595196255371212.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (DH)9200000000.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (1B)9007542319.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (OF)760010362111.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1977MLB---------148-
    1978MLB---------157-
    1979MLB---------12011
    1980MLB---------8546
    1981MLB---------9212
    1982MLB---------1542
    1983MLB---------1012
    1984MLB---------7512
    1985MLB---------63-
    1986MLB---------4-
    1986Minor---------24-
    1987Minor---------36-
    1988MLB--1------57
    1988Minor--9------16-
    Totals--10------108092