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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Russell Jay Kuntz
Stat Years
1977-1985  [mlb] 1979-1985
Height/Weight
6-3 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (505) ... SS (110) ... DH (19) ... 1B (2)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
Paso Robles (Paso Robles,CA)
Colleges
Cal State Stanislaus (Turlock, California), Cuesta College (San Luis Obispo, California)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago White Sox in Round #11 (#261 overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1979-09-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.209)
Service Time
Organizations
CHA [7] DET [2] MIN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13995 ... retro id: kuntr001 ... mlbam id: 117366
Relations
Father of Kevin Kuntz
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1977Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha-22of---15117449509533381402903600.287.409.448.8572237817.431.161.31817.9413.000.7358.01.3534.0
    1978Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-23ss---2113395681042571057115617616700.263.358.438.79647017342.344.175.29712.9816.171.2539.52.1340.4
    1979Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-24of---3122394671162751557445611128300.294.382.503.88546319847.350.209.37312.1023.971.9826.33.2440.5
    1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3624ofL-S-E-P3511010000002600001.091.231.091.3221310.182.000.20015.3846.153.000.00.000.0
    1980Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-25of---4913394799202115496376116400.292.360.460.82038715633.286.168.3259.5615.761.6530.82.8433.3
    1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4725ofL-S-E-P4366251440031051300002.226.284.290.57467184.161.064.2867.4619.402.600.00.0028.6
    1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4726ofL-S-E-P5675515142004106811001.255.339.291.63063162.164.036.2989.5212.701.330.00.0014.3
    1982Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcha-27of---6691933552112734711505403310.269.415.456.8712498820.425.187.33320.0821.691.0827.62.8138.5
    1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4727ofL-S-E-P62126451003002800001.192.250.231.4812861.115.039.2787.1428.574.000.00.0020.0
    1983Denver BearsAmerAAAcha-28of---713436152118126710000.349.440.512.95250224.279.163.40012.0014.001.1743.02.0026.7
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4728ofL-S-E-P7284261110011061300001.262.354.286.64048121.190.024.37912.5027.082.170.00.009.1
    1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1128ofL-S-E-P7311001319303500122800104.190.274.310.584113316.240.120.22910.6224.782.3333.32.6531.6
    1984Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-29of---81027450000017702020.185.353.185.5383650.222.000.25019.4419.441.000.00.000.0
    1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet1529ofL-S-E-P884140324012022222252810212.286.393.414.8071685814.307.128.33914.8816.671.1270.01.1935.0
    1985Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-30of---97416724375072976333923300.222.351.377.7282086312.359.155.24215.8718.751.1823.93.3732.4
    1985Detroit TigersALMLBdet1530dhL-S-E-P955000000012200000.000.286.000.286700.200.000.00028.5728.571.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)277441751042305385360106213112.236.328.322.65050714228.227.086.29711.8320.911.7788.20.9926.9
    American League Totals (8 yrs)277441751042305385360106213112.236.328.322.65050714228.227.086.29711.8320.911.7788.20.9926.9
    Minor League Totals543173230047899225427247362903847312630.276.377.452.8292086783175.350.176.32113.9018.411.3232.12.5936.6
    Minor: Rk Totals5117449509533381402903600.287.409.448.8572237817.431.161.31817.9413.000.7358.01.3534.0
    Minor: AA Totals113395681042571057115617616700.263.358.438.79647017342.344.175.29712.9816.171.2539.52.1340.4
    Minor: AAA Totals379116318332465104118228301892796221330.279.379.457.8361393532116.340.178.33113.5720.031.4828.42.9435.8
    Chicago White Sox Totals (5 yrs)15719630458001130214811006.230.307.270.577219538.163.040.3049.5921.922.290.00.0017.8
    Detroit Tigers Totals (2 yrs)89145324012022223273010212.276.389.400.7891755814.303.124.33015.4317.141.1172.51.1435.0
    Minnesota Twins Totals (1 yrs)311001319303500122800104.190.274.310.584113316.240.120.22910.6224.782.3333.32.6531.6
    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
    1978Knoxville SoxSouAA23SS11000.0244931256253.9882.300.0076.497.33
    1979Iowa OaksAmerAAA24OF11800.02871253304299.9842.500.0086.896.72
    1979Chicago White SoxALMLB24OF500.01210113131.0002.600.003.1100.09
    1980Chicago White SoxALMLB25OF3400.0452114847.9791.400.0021.394.46
    1981Chicago White SoxALMLB26OF5100.05400054541.0001.100.0048.176.15
    1981Chicago White SoxALMLB26DH500.0000000.0000.000.004.77.52
    1982Edmonton TrappersPCLAAA27OF5900.0134350142137.9652.300.0041.085.54
    1982Chicago White SoxALMLB27OF2100.02100021211.0001.000.0013.0100.06
    1983Denver BearsAmerAAA28OF1300.0250102625.9621.900.009.7100.07
    1983Minnesota TwinsALMLB28OF3000.0663117069.9862.300.0018.596.86
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLB28OF2700.0400104140.9761.500.0016.796.47
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLB28DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.63.614
    1984Evansville TripletsAmerAAA29OF1000.01800018181.0001.800.006.5100.010
    1984Detroit TigersALMLB29OF6700.0742117776.9871.100.0041.479.85
    1984Detroit TigersALMLB29DH1000.0000000.0000.000.006.211.97
    1985Nashville SoundsAmerAAA301B100.00100111.0001.000.000.71.47
    1985Nashville SoundsAmerAAA30OF7000.09330196961.0001.400.0049.694.63
    1985Detroit TigersALMLB301B100.0001010.0000.000.000.620.05
    1985Detroit TigersALMLB30DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.960.011
    MLB Totals - (1B)100001010.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)23500312844324320.9881.400.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)1900000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)1000100111.0001.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)2700055718114586575.9812.100.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)11000244931256253.9882.300.000.00.00
    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
    1978Minor-----110-----
    1979MLB---------5-
    1979Minor---------118-
    1980MLB---------34-
    1981MLB---------515
    1982MLB---------21-
    1982Minor---------59-
    1983MLB---------571
    1983Minor---------13-
    1984MLB---------6710
    1984Minor---------10-
    1985MLB--1-------3
    1985Minor--1------70-
    Totals--2--110---50519