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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Vance Aaron Law
Stat Years
1978-1991  [mlb] 1980-1991
Height/Weight
6-2 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
3B (812) ... 2B (481) ... SS (356) ... 1B (58) ... OF (14) ... P (7) ... DH (1)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
1956-10-01 in Boise, Idaho   [63.274]
High School
Provo (Provo,UT)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in Round #39 (#758 overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1980-06-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.243)
Service Time
Organizations
PIT [4] CHA [3] MON [3] CHN [2] OAK [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 14158 ... retro id: law-v001 ... mlbam id: 117551
Relations
Son of Vern Law
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1978Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit-21ss---113010000001000000.333.500.333.833410.333.000.33325.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1978Salem PiratesCaroA+pit-21ss-3b---160213486813723035414123200.319.430.474.90426110122.338.155.38415.7115.711.00106.50.7732.3
    1979Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-22ss-3b---213144862139168252844769214200.310.377.395.77251317726.199.085.3619.1613.451.47224.00.3918.7
    1980Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-23ss---3963395910023555495433348100.295.380.437.81739514833.280.142.31510.898.350.7767.81.2733.0
    1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit49232b-ssL-S-E-P3257411172203203701002.230.260.311.57178234.149.081.2543.858.972.330.00.0023.5
    1981Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-242b---488310558614954384474115100.277.373.429.80236413328.316.152.30612.9111.260.8762.01.3732.6
    1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2242bL-S-E-P430671901031121501102.134.157.164.32171111.060.030.1702.8221.137.500.00.0011.1
    1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha525ssL-S-E-P511435940101201554422646175110.281.327.384.71139813826.181.103.3076.5311.561.7771.81.2625.7
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5263bL-S-E-P6145408559921544231515616517.243.325.348.67347114230.235.105.26910.8311.891.10102.00.8530.3
    1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5273bL-S-E-P7151481601211821759414175164213.252.309.403.71253319437.243.151.2657.6914.071.8328.33.1930.6
    1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2282bL-S-E-P8147519751383061052658696286011.266.369.405.77462121046.306.139.30513.8515.461.1251.91.6133.3
    1986Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2292bL-S-E-P9112360378117254435376612219.225.298.325.62340211724.197.100.2619.2016.421.7872.01.2429.6
    1987Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2302bL-S-E-P1013343652119271125685516202358.273.347.422.76949218440.273.149.29310.3712.601.2236.32.4433.6
    1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2313bL-S-E-P11151556731632921178145579343415.293.358.412.77062122942.212.119.3248.8612.721.4450.51.7725.8
    1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2323bL-S-E-P121304083896223742223873017011.235.296.355.65145414532.213.120.2668.3716.081.9258.31.5433.3
    1991Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-343b---131865713100600121200000.200.325.215.54077141.200.015.24515.5815.581.000.00.007.7
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2343bL-S-E-P13741341128710900182705004.209.303.276.579157378.201.067.26211.4617.201.500.00.0028.6
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)1212380245397219326714423426408602943361492.256.326.376.70242981430290.230.120.2859.4914.011.4853.51.6529.8
    National League Totals (7 yrs)728242028762312717452782322272398619221058.257.331.380.7112739919189.235.123.2899.9314.531.4653.81.6430.3
    American League Totals (4 yrs)48413821663496692616411413620432414434.253.318.370.6881559511101.221.117.2778.7213.091.5053.21.6728.9
    Minor League Totals39413782314076729141852818191196930600.295.383.417.8001614574110.267.122.33511.8312.141.0398.40.8727.0
    Minor: Rk Totals13010000001000000.333.500.333.833410.333.000.33325.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: A+ Totals60213486813723035414123200.319.430.474.90426110122.338.155.38415.7115.711.00106.50.7732.3
    Minor: AAA Totals33311621833385422121552513149155727400.291.374.406.780134947288.254.115.32611.0511.491.0496.80.8926.0
    Chicago White Sox Totals (3 yrs)41012481553215982615511411817731914430.257.320.380.700140247493.223.123.2798.4212.621.5048.01.8529.0
    Montreal Expos Totals (3 yrs)392131516433874927152171517422431211628.257.343.389.7321515511110.265.132.28911.4914.791.2948.71.7832.5
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)2819641112595151812036931523510426.269.332.388.720107537474.213.119.3008.6514.141.6353.61.6728.6
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)741341128710900182705004.209.303.276.579157378.201.067.26211.4617.201.500.00.0028.6
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (2 yrs)55141122623063152202104.184.211.241.452149345.106.057.2173.3614.774.400.00.0019.2
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1986Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.2530003304.03210201001.256.750.004.500.004.500.00.000
    1986MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.2530003304.03210201001.256.750.004.500.004.500.00.000
    1987Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2302Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.4030003303.15220021001.5013.500.000.005.405.400.00.000
    1987MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.8130003303.35220021001.6114.520.000.005.815.812.00.000
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2343Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001100.21000100003.0013.500.0013.500.000.000.00.000
    1991MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001100.710001000010.0045.000.0045.000.000.000.00.000
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)003.3870007708.09430322001.5010.130.003.382.254.500.67.000
    National League Totals (2 yrs)003.8060006607.38430222001.4110.140.002.542.545.071.00.000
    American League Totals (1 yrs)000.0010001100.710001000010.0045.000.0045.000.000.000.00.000
    Montreal Expos Totals (2 yrs)003.8060006607.38430222001.4110.140.002.542.545.071.00.000
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)000.0010001100.710001000010.0045.000.0045.000.000.000.00.000
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    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRk21SS100.02502771.0007.000.001.9100.07
    1978Salem PiratesCaroA+213B5100.036811010127117.9212.300.0037.885.01
    1978Salem PiratesCaroA+21SS6000.0961802235298276.9264.600.0044.4100.02
    1979Portland BeaversPCLAAA222B1200.04233497975.9496.300.008.29.24
    1979Portland BeaversPCLAAA223B4200.04290210134132.9853.100.0028.632.12
    1979Portland BeaversPCLAAA22SS7800.01171851633318302.9503.900.0053.159.51
    1980Portland BeaversPCLAAA23SS9600.01692951452478464.9714.800.0066.2100.01
    1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB232B1100.02330255553.9644.800.006.844.02
    1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB233B100.0000000.0000.000.000.64.05
    1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB23SS800.0824133332.9704.000.004.932.03
    1981Portland BeaversPCLAAA242B7800.0143191730341334.9794.300.0056.988.61
    1981Portland BeaversPCLAAA243B100.02300551.0005.000.000.71.16
    1981Portland BeaversPCLAAA24SS1200.02324244947.9593.900.008.813.62
    1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB242B1900.040450985851.0004.500.0018.663.33
    1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB243B200.02000221.0001.000.002.06.73
    1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB24SS700.08130121211.0003.000.006.923.33
    1982Chicago White SoxALMLB252B1000.01119353330.9093.000.006.28.84
    1982Chicago White SoxALMLB253B3900.01955537974.9371.900.0024.134.23
    1982Chicago White SoxALMLB25SS8500.01262391844383365.9534.300.0052.574.62
    1982Chicago White SoxALMLB25OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.910
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLB262B300.03200551.0001.700.001.92.15
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLB263B13900.0913091428414400.9662.900.0085.895.91
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLB26SS200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.43
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLB26OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.710
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLB26DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.714
    1984Chicago White SoxALMLB272B2200.02942267371.9733.200.0013.614.63
    1984Chicago White SoxALMLB273B13700.0791991324291278.9552.000.0084.690.71
    1984Chicago White SoxALMLB27SS400.00401441.0001.000.002.52.63
    1984Chicago White SoxALMLB27OF500.0111111312.9232.400.003.13.38
    1985Montreal ExposNLMLB281B2000.013612110149148.9937.400.0012.413.64
    1985Montreal ExposNLMLB282B12600.02763671086653643.9855.100.0078.385.71
    1985Montreal ExposNLMLB283B1100.0823123231.9692.800.006.87.52
    1985Montreal ExposNLMLB28OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.712
    1986Montreal ExposNLMLB291B2000.094918104103.9905.200.0012.417.94
    1986Montreal ExposNLMLB292B9400.0170284350457454.9934.800.0058.483.91
    1986Montreal ExposNLMLB293B1300.0950114141.0001.100.008.111.64
    1986Montreal ExposNLMLB29OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.97
    1986Montreal ExposNLMLB29P304.00100111.0000.300.251.92.719
    1987Montreal ExposNLMLB301B1700.0899159998.9905.800.0010.512.82
    1987Montreal ExposNLMLB302B10600.0158276947443434.9804.100.0065.479.71
    1987Montreal ExposNLMLB303B2200.01122123433.9711.500.0013.616.52
    1987Montreal ExposNLMLB30P303.10100111.0000.300.321.92.318
    1988Chicago CubsNLMLB313B15000.01112721922402383.9532.600.0092.699.31
    1988Chicago CubsNLMLB31OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.60.710
    1989Chicago CubsNLMLB323B11900.0761681313257244.9492.100.0073.591.51
    1989Chicago CubsNLMLB32OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.812
    1991Tacoma TigersPCLAAA343B1800.0534234139.9512.200.0013.2100.03
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLB341B100.02000221.0002.000.000.61.47
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLB343B6700.036625710398.9511.500.0041.490.52
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLB34SS300.01400551.0001.700.001.94.16
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLB34OF300.0000000.0000.000.001.94.111
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLB34P100.2000000.0000.000.000.61.422
    MLB Totals - (1B)580032130323354351.9926.100.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)3910071010652920818041775.9844.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)7000044211157110216281557.9562.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)109001432841949446427.9573.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)1400121111413.9290.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)7070200221.0000.300.270.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)90001852241139420409.9744.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)610049127413180176.9782.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)186003095043289845813.9624.400.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)510036811010127117.9212.300.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (SS)6000961802235298276.9264.600.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (SS)1002502771.0007.000.000.00.00
    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----5161-----
    1979Minor---124278-----
    1980MLB---1118-----
    1980Minor-----96-----
    1981MLB---1927-----
    1981Minor---78112-----
    1982MLB---103985---1-
    1983MLB---31392---11
    1984MLB---221374---5-
    1985MLB--2012611----1-
    1986MLB3-209413----1-
    1987MLB3-1710622------
    1988MLB----150----1-
    1989MLB----119----1-
    1991MLB1-1-673---3-
    1991Minor----18------
    Totals7-58481812356---141