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Phil NortonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1996-2007 MLB Years: 2000-2004
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-307Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NamePhillip Douglas Norton
Height6-1Weight185BatsBothThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 1,1976 [42.142]PlaceTexarkana,Texas
High SchoolPleasant Grove (Texarkana,TX)
CollegeTexarkana College (Texarkana,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 10th round (292nd overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsBrian Milner
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1999-CHN-#8
MLB DebutAugust 3,2000 [24.184]
OrganizationsCHN [9] CIN [2] HOU [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID16038Retrosheet IDnortp001MLBAM ID150041
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts55Walks31Hittable62SO/BB37vsPower62Hitting13Durability66Team.489Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1996Gulf Coast CubsGCLRkchn-Rel20000.0010100103.01000060100.333.00----18.000.00--
1996Williamsport CubsNYPLA-chn-ST20742.5415132211085.0683324133777301.197.200.113.498.152.33.636-
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0742.4516133212088.0693324133837401.167.060.103.388.492.52.6362.56
1997Rockford CubbiesMidwAchn-ST21933.22181803000109.092513944411412101.257.600.333.639.412.59.750-
1997Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-ST21322.34761300042.0401111512440001.238.501.062.559.353.67.600-
1997Orlando RaysSouAAchn-S/R21102.5721100107.08220270001.4310.29--2.579.003.501.000-
1997Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--ST01352.96272526010158.0140645295816512101.257.960.513.309.382.84.7222.86
1998Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-ST22433.2710100000066.0573024426544101.267.770.553.557.362.08.571-
1998West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn-ST22663.52191901100120.0118604711501196101.408.830.823.748.902.38.500-
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01093.43292901100186.01759071157617310201.358.450.723.678.362.28.5263.55
1999West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn-ST23742.3914131000086.2723223542819001.327.480.524.368.411.93.636-
1999Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-ST23566.6714140000079.29863592033613101.6411.072.263.736.891.85.455-
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST012104.44282710000165.01709582257514212101.479.201.354.067.681.89.5454.73
2000Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn9ST248134.96282622100159.216610088161041268201.699.360.905.867.101.21.381-
2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn50ST24019.3522000008.2141095760002.4214.545.197.276.230.86.00011.67
2001Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn18Rel25632.69463430014273.2652722341758101.447.940.375.019.161.83.667-
2003Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn28Rel27423.78481470017147.2442620424433101.438.310.764.538.121.79.667-
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn50Rel27005.4040400203.02220301001.505.40--8.10--0.00-5.73
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin66Rel27002.4517017002014.27440670000.894.30--3.684.301.17-3.30
2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin51Rel28255.07690690014065.2714137538482021.669.730.695.216.581.26.2864.40
2005Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou-Rel290110.5080800106.0710701030002.8310.50--15.004.500.30.000-
2005Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn33S/R29345.4925718003057.05536351124431001.388.631.733.776.751.79.429-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0355.9733726004063.06246421134461001.528.811.564.836.541.35.3755.44
2006Arizona CubsArizRkchn-S/R30015.1431200007.09441081001.2911.571.29--10.290.00.000-
2006Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd--Rel300013.5020200000.24110000006.0054.00------0.00--
2006Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-S/R30113.86624000014.015761880001.649.640.645.145.141.00.500-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0124.29936000021.024111028161001.5210.290.863.436.862.00.3334.00
2007Lancaster BarnstormersAtlInd--Rel310010.8020200103.06541323002.7016.202.708.105.400.67--
2007Somerset PatriotsAtlInd--Rel31007.1180800106.056501141002.537.11--15.635.680.36--
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter265.07922900018090.09457521054613021.609.160.975.265.951.13.2501.91
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter64533.84264134130113383961.191549241186453869621201.428.540.804.238.111.92.547-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter26294.901695111821353421.04352622315423635123501.589.231.155.017.451.49.473-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14103.03353321110213.11989472169420715101.368.330.673.958.712.20.583-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter863.02231853000122.0112484110461064101.298.240.743.387.802.30.571-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter933.22181803000109.092513944411412101.257.600.333.639.412.59.750-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter742.5415132211085.0683324133777301.197.200.113.498.152.33.636-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter013.60413001010.0104410141101.009.000.90--12.600.00.000-
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter008.711201200209.015121011464002.8113.060.8712.195.230.43--
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter254.59860860016079.0784541544552021.528.740.564.936.161.25.286-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter018.25624002011.116121151061002.1712.003.757.504.500.60.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings5145.07219521400430220.0224136124241291457051.609.160.975.265.951.13.2631.91
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15123.846031293191220.0209112942010319814301.428.540.804.238.111.92.556-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Orlando RaysSouAAchn-p2122000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1998West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn-p221914220000003401000.143.294.143.4372018.200.000.214.23116.6722.221.330.000.000.00
1999West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn-p231413020001001603000.154.214.154.3682017.286.000.077.1815.8835.296.000.000.000.00
1999Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-p231421221000002910001.095.208.143.3513124.167.048.143.1818.3337.504.500.000.0050.00
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         28342410010031513001.118.211.147.3585141.211.029.118.1817.3236.595.000.000.0025.00
2000Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn9p2428373500020001509000.135.135.135.2705046.227.000.000.1220.0032.610.000.000.000.00
2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn50p2423120000000001000.667.667.6671.334204.667.000.000.6000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2001Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn18p25465000000000101000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2003Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn2827492000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin66p27171000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2005Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn33p29178322000001401000.250.333.500.8334210.500.250.375.35610.0040.004.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter194120000000101000.500.500.5001.000205.667.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter1891021013300300740115001.127.191.157.348163125.210.030.098.0005.6032.005.710.000.0023.08
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1547389300200329111001.123.169.164.33312388.205.041.082.0003.4132.959.670.000.0033.33
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter35292400010041104000.138.242.138.3804037.222.000.138.00010.8129.732.750.000.000.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter23120000000001000.667.667.6671.334204.667.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter171000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162349170000000909000.500.500.5001.00017043.667.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16287911300300634113001.127.191.157.348143107.210.030.098.0005.6032.005.710.000.0023.08

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1996Williamsport Cubs NYPLA-chn20P15--824313532.9142.13------15100.020.0
1997Rockford Cubbies MidwAchn21P18--521523126.8391.44------18100.013.6
1997Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn21P7--16--771.0001.00------7100.05.1
1997Orlando Rays SouAAchn21P2--1---111.0000.50------2100.01.4
1998Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn22P10--3121-1615.9381.50------10100.07.1
1998West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn22P19--523--28281.0001.47------19100.013.6
1999West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn23P14--915-224241.0001.71------14100.09.9
1999Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn23P14--513262018.9001.29------14100.09.9
2000Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24P28--330623933.8461.18------28100.019.4
2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24P2-812--331.0001.500.38-----2100.01.2
2001Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn25P46--219132221.9550.46------46100.032.2
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27P17-14-2--221.0000.120.14-----17100.010.5
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27P4-31---111.0000.250.33-----4100.02.5
2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28P69-65211-213131.0000.190.20-----69100.042.6
2005Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn29P25--611121817.9440.68------25100.018.0
2005Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou29P8----2-2---------8100.05.6
2006Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn30P3--141-65.8331.67------3100.05.5
2006Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn30P6--15--661.0001.00------6100.04.4
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P92-90415-219191.0000.210.21-----920.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P121--1673121310189.8810.74------1210.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P35--1538-253531.0001.51------350.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P23--5231-2928.9661.22------230.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18--521523126.8391.44------180.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--824313532.9142.13------150.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P3--141-65.8331.67------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1996Williamsport Cubs NYPLA-chn2015----------
1997Rockford Cubbies MidwAchn2118----------
1997Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn217----------
1997Orlando Rays SouAAchn212----------
1998Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn2210----------
1998West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn2219----------
1999West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn2314----------
1999Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn2314----------
2000Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn2428----------
2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn242----------
2001Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn2546----------
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2717----------
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn274----------
2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2869----------
2005Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn2925----------
2005Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou298----------
2006Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn303----------
2006Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn306----------

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1997Midwest League All-Star Team (LHP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2005-01-06ContractSigned by Astros (minor) 
2004-12-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-08-26TradeTraded by Cubs to Reds for LHP John Koronka 
2003-08-25TradeTraded by Cubs to Reds for John Koronka. 
2002-09-10On disabled list 
2002-02-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
2002-01-14Released by Cubs. 
1996-06-06Contractsigned 
* 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
2000Chicago CubsTeam Payroll24175,000-79549-1,394,248200,000175,000
2003Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll27300,000-70353-2,163,527300,000475,000
2003Chicago CubsTeam Payroll27300,000-70342-2,163,527300,000475,000
2004Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll28303,500-72325202,070,100300,000778,500
* 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