Page Information
Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Charles William Lea
Stat Years
1978-1988  [mlb] 1980-1988
Height/Weight
6-4 / 200
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (212)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
2011-11-11 [54.321]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Kingsbury (Memphis,TN)
Colleges
University of Memphis (Memphis, Tennessee), University of Mississippi (Oxford, Mississippi), Southwest Tennessee Community College (Somerville, Tennessee)
Draft
Selected by the Montreal Expos in Round #9 (#217 overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 4 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1980-06-12 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.169)
Service Time
Organizations
MON [8] MIN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 14183 ... retro id: lea-c001 ... mlbam id: 117578
Relations
Father of Matt Lea
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts51Walks49Hittable65SO/BB50vsPower65Hitting15Durability66Team.562Ratings Explained
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

Career Pitching Statistics

top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • College
  • Indy/Intl/+
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1978MemphisMetroNCAA-1------21---DR:9-217923.7820127008597.2825241059790001.447.560.005.447.284.791.34.818
    1978Memphis ChicksSouAAmon-211---333.5712122100068.0573427132372041.317.540.134.244.904.501.16.500
    1978Minor Totals: MONbyYearAA----211---333.5712122100068.0573427132372041.317.540.134.244.904.501.16.500
    1979Memphis ChicksSouAAmon-222---884.39242431000162.016188791171819061.438.940.613.944.504.891.14.500
    1979Minor Totals: MONbyYearAA----221---884.39242431000162.016188791171819061.438.940.613.944.504.891.14.500
    1980Memphis ChicksSouAAmon-233---900.84997300075.034107021542010.734.080.002.526.481.202.571.000
    1980Denver BearsAmerAAAmon-233---001.50220000012.08221593011.086.000.753.756.751.501.80.000
    1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53233Log - Sp - Ext - Perf753.72211900120104.01035143555562021.528.910.434.764.854.411.02.583
    1980Minor Totals: MONbyYearAAA/AA----232---900.9311117300087.042129126635020.784.340.102.696.521.242.421.000
    1980MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf753.72211900120104.01035143555562021.528.910.434.764.854.411.02.583
    1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf544.6216112225064.1633433426314011.388.810.563.644.344.761.19.556
    1981MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf544.6316112225064.3633433426314011.398.850.563.654.354.771.19.556
    1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12103.24272742000177.2145706416561158101.137.350.812.845.833.552.05.545
    1982MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12103.25272742000177.7145706416561158101.137.360.812.845.843.562.05.545
    1983Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16113.12333384000222.0195877715841378311.267.910.613.415.553.531.63.593
    1983MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16113.12333384000222.0195877715841378311.267.910.613.415.553.531.63.593
    1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15102.89303080000224.1198827219681236031.197.940.762.734.933.291.81.600
    1984MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15102.89303080000224.3198827219681236031.197.950.762.734.943.291.81.600
    1987West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-308---263.6819170002071.0703329627545011.378.870.763.426.854.182.00.250
    1987Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-308---124.44550000024.1231312215190001.568.510.745.557.034.811.27.333
    1987Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53308Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0136.0011000001.04441212006.0036.009.0018.009.0036.000.50.000
    1987Minor Totals: MONbyYearAAA/A+----302---383.8824220002095.3934641842735011.428.800.763.976.914.351.74.273
    1987MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0136.0011000001.04441212006.0036.009.0018.009.0036.000.50.000
    1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin53319Log - Sp - Ext - Perf774.85242300010130.015679701950726451.5810.801.323.464.985.471.44.500
    1988MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf774.85242300010130.015679701950726451.5810.801.323.464.985.471.44.500
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)62483.54152144228380923.386440736379341535368121.318.420.773.325.223.971.57.564
    National League Totals (6 yrs)55413.32128121228370793.37083282936029146330471.268.030.683.305.253.721.59.573
    American League Totals (1 yrs)774.85242300010130.015679701950726451.5810.801.323.464.985.471.44.500
    Minor League Totals23193.417169125020412.335318015621171254210131.277.710.463.735.553.931.49.548
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals923.8020127008597.7825241059790001.457.590.005.467.314.811.34.818
    Minor: A+ Totals263.6819170002071.0703329627545011.378.870.763.426.854.182.00.250
    Minor: AA Totals20113.334545125000305.025213211312124172130111.237.440.353.665.083.901.39.645
    Minor: AAA Totals123.49770000036.3311514320283011.417.730.754.996.983.741.40.333
    Montreal Expos Totals (6 yrs)55413.32128121228370793.37083282936029146330471.268.030.683.305.253.721.59.573
    Minnesota Twins Totals (1 yrs)774.85242300010130.015679701950726451.5810.801.323.464.985.471.44.500
    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. 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 Batting Statistics

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • College
  • Indy/Intl/+
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1979Memphis ChicksSouAAmon-22p---1245010001001100000.200.333.200.533610.200.000.25016.6716.671.000.00.000.0
    1980Denver BearsAmerAAAmon-23p---222000000000001000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon5323pL-S-E-P221371301010011100101.081.103.135.2383951.081.054.1112.5628.2111.000.00.0033.3
    1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon5324pL-S-E-P31615120000001704000.133.188.133.3212020.067.000.2505.0035.007.000.00.000.0
    1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon5325pL-S-E-P427650810020052201004.123.186.138.3247191.092.015.1867.0430.994.400.00.0012.5
    1983Montreal ExposNLMLBmon5326pL-S-E-P5337068100300229012003.114.139.129.2688491.043.015.1952.3834.5214.500.00.0012.5
    1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon5327pL-S-E-P6307238000000124012002.111.123.111.2348580.014.000.1671.1828.2424.000.00.000.0
    1987West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-30p---7195010000000000000.200.200.200.400510.000.000.2000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1987Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-30p---752000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)127259112921060010930291010.112.144.127.271299333.054.015.1743.3431.109.300.00.0010.3
    National League Totals (5 yrs)127259112921060010930291010.112.144.127.271299333.054.015.1743.3431.109.300.00.0010.3
    Minor League Totals5014020001001201000.143.200.143.3431620.071.000.1676.2512.502.000.00.000.0
    Minor: A+ Totals195010000000000000.200.200.200.400510.000.000.2000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals245010001001100000.200.333.200.533610.200.000.25016.6716.671.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals74000000000101000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    Montreal Expos Totals (5 yrs)127259112921060010930291010.112.144.127.271299333.054.015.1743.3431.109.300.00.0010.3
    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

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Memphis ChicksSouAA21P1200.06210327271.0002.300.008.3100.08
    1979Memphis ChicksSouAA22P2400.01719213836.9471.500.0016.7100.07
    1980Montreal ExposNLMLB23P210104.04100014141.0000.700.1313.0100.010
    1981Montreal ExposNLMLB24P16064.1580213131.0000.800.2014.8100.010
    1982Montreal ExposNLMLB25P270177.2622112928.9661.000.1616.7100.08
    1983Montreal ExposNLMLB26P330222.01927204846.9581.400.2120.4100.07
    1984Montreal ExposNLMLB27P300224.11933115352.9811.700.2318.6100.07
    1987West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+30P1900.028201210.8330.500.0013.8100.010
    1987Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA30P500.05402991.0001.800.003.6100.018
    1987Montreal ExposNLMLB30P101.0000000.0000.000.000.6100.020
    1988Minnesota TwinsALMLB31P240130.012120124241.0001.000.1814.8100.08
    MLB Totals - (P)15209226511245181177.9781.200.190.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)5005402991.0001.800.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)36002340246563.9691.800.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)190028201210.8330.500.000.00.00
    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

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1978Minor12----------
    1979Minor24----------
    1980MLB21----------
    1981MLB16----------
    1982MLB27----------
    1983MLB33----------
    1984MLB30----------
    1987MLB1----------
    1987Minor24----------
    1988MLB24----------
    Totals212----------