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Charlie LeaHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1988 MLB Years: 1980-1988
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PositionsP-212Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCharles William Lea
Height6-4Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 25,1956 [61.056]PlaceOrleans,France
High SchoolKingsbury (Memphis,TN)
CollegeUniversity of Memphis (Memphis,TN), University of Mississippi (Oxford,MS), Southwest Tennessee Community College (Somerville,TN)

DraftedSelected by the Montreal Expos in the 9th round (217th overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox in the 4th round (61st overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 2nd round (37th overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the New York Mets in the 15th round (342nd overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutJune 12,1980 [23.169]
OrganizationsMON [8] MIN [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID14183Retrosheet IDlea-c001MLBAM ID117578
RelationshipsFather of Matt Lea
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts51Walks49Hittable65SO/BB50vsPower65Hitting15Durability66Team.562Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1978University of MemphisMetroNCAA-1S/R21923.7820128700597.2825241059790001.447.56--5.447.281.34.818-
1978Memphis ChicksSouAAmon-ST21333.5712120210068.0573427132372001.317.540.134.244.901.16.500-
1979Memphis ChicksSouAAmon-ST22884.39242403100162.016188791171819001.438.940.613.944.501.14.500-
1980Memphis ChicksSouAAmon-ST23900.84990730075.034107021542000.734.08--2.526.482.571.000-
1980Denver BearsAmerAAAmon-ST23001.50220000012.08221593001.086.000.753.756.751.80--
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0900.9311110730087.042129126635000.784.340.102.696.522.421.000-
1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53ST23753.72211920010104.01035143555562021.528.910.434.764.851.02.5833.94
1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53S/R24544.6216115222064.0633433426314011.388.810.563.644.341.19.5563.70
1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53ST2512103.24272704200177.2145706416561158101.137.350.812.845.832.05.5453.54
1983Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53ST2616113.12333308400222.0195877715841378311.267.910.613.415.551.63.5933.55
1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53ST2715102.89303008000224.0198827219681236031.197.940.762.734.931.81.6003.72
1987West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-ST30263.6819172000071.0703329627545001.378.870.763.426.852.00.250-
1987Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-ST30124.44550000024.0231312215190001.568.510.745.557.031.27.333-
1987Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0383.8724222000095.0934641842735001.428.780.763.976.891.74.273-
1987Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53ST300136.0011000001.04441212006.0036.009.0018.009.000.50.00019.87
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin53ST31774.85242310000130.015679701950726451.5810.801.323.464.981.44.5004.83
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter62483.54152144822830922.086440736379341535368121.318.420.773.325.211.57.5641.10
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter23193.417169212500412.03531801562117125421001.277.700.463.735.541.49.548-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter123.47770000036.0311514320283001.407.680.744.956.941.40.333-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter20113.334545012500305.02521321131212417213001.237.440.353.665.081.39.645-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter263.6819172000071.0703329627545001.378.870.763.426.852.00.250-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter923.7820128700597.2825241059790001.447.56--5.447.281.34.818-
Montreal Expos Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter55413.32128121722830792.07083282936029146330471.268.030.683.305.251.59.573-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter774.85242310000130.015679701950726451.5810.801.323.464.981.44.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings15113.54363425210220.0206978619811279231.318.420.773.325.211.57.5771.10
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12103.41383716300220.01889683119113611001.277.700.463.735.541.49.545-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Memphis ChicksSouAAmon-p22245010001001100000.200.333.200.533106.250.000.200.27016.6716.671.000.000.000.00
1980Denver BearsAmerAAAmon-2322000000000001000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53p2321371301010011100101.081.103.135.2385139.111.054.081.1072.5628.2111.000.000.0033.33
1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53p241615120000001704000.133.188.133.3212020.250.000.067.1595.0035.007.000.000.000.00
1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53p2527650810020052201004.123.186.138.3249171.186.015.092.1597.0430.994.400.000.0012.50
1983Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53p26337068100300229012003.114.139.129.2689184.195.015.043.1262.3834.5214.500.000.0012.50
1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon53p27307238000000124012002.111.123.111.2348085.167.000.014.1091.1828.2424.000.000.000.00
1987West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-p30195010000000000000.200.200.200.400105.200.000.000.1790.000.000.000.000.000.00
1987Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-p3052000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1987Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         247010000000100000.143.143.143.286107.167.000.000.1280.0014.290.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter127259112921060010930291010.112.144.127.271333299.174.015.054.0003.3431.109.300.000.0010.34
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5014020001001201000.143.200.143.3432016.167.000.071.0006.2512.502.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter74000000000101000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter245010001001100000.200.333.200.533106.250.000.200.00016.6716.671.000.000.000.00
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter195010000000000000.200.200.200.400105.200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Montreal Expos Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter127259112921060010930291010.112.144.127.271333299.174.015.054.0003.3431.109.300.000.0010.34
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623301437310800131190371013.112.144.127.271424381.174.015.054.0003.3431.109.300.000.0010.34
Average Minor - Per 162 games16245060003003603000.143.200.143.3436052.167.000.071.0006.2512.502.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Memphis Chicks SouAAmon21P12--621-327271.0002.25------12100.08.3
1979Memphis Chicks SouAAmon22P24--1719213836.9471.50------24100.016.7
1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon23P21-104410--14141.0000.670.13-----21100.013.0
1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24P16-6458-213131.0000.810.20-----16100.014.8
1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25P27-177622112928.9661.040.16-----27100.016.7
1983Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26P33-22219272-4846.9581.390.21-----33100.020.4
1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27P30-2241933115352.9811.730.23-----30100.018.6
1987West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon30P19--282-1210.8330.53------19100.013.8
1987Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon30P5--54-2991.0001.80------5100.03.6
1987Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30P1-1-------------1100.00.6
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31P24-1301212-124241.0001.000.18-----24100.014.8
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P152-9226511245181177.9781.160.19-----1520.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5--54-2991.0001.80------50.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P36--2340246563.9691.75------360.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P19--282-1210.8330.53------190.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Memphis Chicks SouAAmon2112----------
1979Memphis Chicks SouAAmon2224----------
1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2321----------
1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2416----------
1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2527----------
1983Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2633----------
1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2730----------
1987West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon3019----------
1987Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon305----------
1987Montreal ExposNLMLBmon301----------
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3124----------

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1981National League Player of the Week (May 4-May 10) ... NL Pitcher of the Month (May)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1988-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-02-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1987-11-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-02-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
1986-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1987Montreal ExposTeam Payroll3060,000-59531-344,90660,00060,000
1988Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll3162,500-60433-392,10762,500122,500
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red