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Kelly ParisHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1975-1989 MLB Years: 1982-1988
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PositionsSS-620, 3B-376, 1B-164, 2B-34, DH-5Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKelly Jay Paris
Height6-0Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 17,1957 [60.130]PlaceEncino,California
High SchoolTaft (Woodland Hills,CA)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 2nd round (40th overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 1,1982 [24.319]
OrganizationsSLN [8] BAL [2] CHA [2] CIN [1] KCA [1] PIT [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID16331Retrosheet IDparik001MLBAM ID120219
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed57Power59Contact66XBH56RBIs61Runs59Hitting60Durability51Team.512Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1975GCL CardinalsGCLRk--1734123142920213000000000.236.236.301.537374123.223.065.065.2440.000.000.001.6361.5013.79
1976Johnson CityAppRk--1870247406873530000000000.275.275.389.6649615247.260.114.113.3030.000.000.002.0249.4022.06
1977Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln-195116932538122891241932700.314.394.408.8026911205.329.094.284.36011.719.270.790.9884.5020.75
1977St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-19441241422300914162202000.177.271.202.473253142.216.025.129.23111.2715.491.380.000.0013.64
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         952934675111237105404134700.256.344.321.6659414347.284.065.218.30711.5311.821.030.58146.5018.67
1978Gastonia CardinalsWcarAsln-1b2079297487593220105442857400.253.354.323.6779614357.269.070.236.31912.327.840.640.56148.5018.67
1978St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-1b204215514326011251141701100.206.271.265.536417171.225.059.174.2528.199.941.210.58155.0021.88
1978Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12145262107153332156584558500.237.327.303.63013721528.254.066.215.29710.988.520.780.57150.6719.63
1979St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-3b211183885211015325325104039210400.284.350.353.70313720444.308.069.211.3229.018.780.980.45194.0018.18
1980Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-ss22116399631202834491711385921600.301.360.416.77616635446.339.115.226.3498.5213.231.550.9099.7529.17
1981Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ss2390292387810163143264813120.267.328.370.69810817323.301.103.195.3208.0514.861.851.8648.6721.79
1982Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ss24129482711583251183208245262410.328.364.483.84723348518.348.155.230.3754.6310.042.172.1243.8230.38
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln12,353b-ss241229130001000700101.103.100.103.2033030.130.000.000.0900.0023.330.000.000.000.00
1983Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-ss258359111029005700000.314.400.514.91418340.346.200.343.40812.5017.501.405.0017.5027.27
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin173b-2b25561201330600782152211113.250.336.300.636366138.303.050.225.29510.8715.941.470.000.0020.00
1984Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-ss26127460651152631058148345702810.250.297.385.68217739504.262.135.222.3046.7511.311.681.9846.0033.91
1985Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-ss27126440691212521867113595614410.275.359.464.82320445508.278.189.341.36411.6111.020.953.5424.4437.19
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21dh-2b2759000000000100000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0011.110.000.000.000.00
1986Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-3b-ss28873094377162114898223512520.249.297.421.71813029339.246.172.246.3136.4910.321.593.2428.0937.66
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal303b-dh28510020000010300001.200.200.200.4002010.286.000-.100.1800.0030.000.000.000.000.00
1988Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-3b30893594110232355298434812420.284.359.432.79115540409.313.148.270.35310.5111.741.121.2271.8039.22
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha281b3014446110036000600001.250.250.455.70520344.229.205.205.3120.0013.640.006.8214.6727.27
1989Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ss3149176264410152841193212300.250.322.403.7257116201.275.153.278.3289.4515.921.682.4935.2036.36
1989Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-3b3168235295315042652253904620.226.293.340.6338019270.247.114.234.2869.2614.441.561.4858.7535.85
1989Totals for AAA-AAA         117411559725195493447116920.236.305.367.67215135471.259.131.253.3049.3415.071.611.9145.6736.08
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter9221220466031483153911216.217.270.288.558619231.250.071.165.0006.4916.882.601.3070.6719.57
Minor League Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter132746906681268245309061614373433558234457110.270.331.393.72418433655247.287.123.230.0008.2510.631.291.7252.1128.79
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter773278839175916717724027641257374112135110.272.332.422.75411762563112.289.150.254.0008.2612.021.462.3138.7233.73
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter116399631202834491711385921600.301.360.416.77616635446.339.115.226.0008.5213.231.550.9099.7529.17
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2046678016424337431157078213500.246.317.304.62120330757.272.058.187.0009.2510.301.110.40222.3318.29
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter79297487593220105442857400.253.354.323.6779614357.269.070.236.00012.327.840.640.56148.5018.67
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1555398615017497191241932700.278.309.375.68420230575.272.097.156.0004.173.300.791.5759.8920.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter561201330600782152211113.250.336.300.636366138.303.050.225.00010.8715.941.470.000.0020.00
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14446110036000600001.250.250.455.70520344.229.205.205.0000.0013.640.006.8214.6727.27
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1229130001000700101.103.100.103.2033030.130.000.000.0000.0023.330.000.000.000.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1019020000010400001.105.105.105.2102019.133.000-.053.0000.0021.050.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16237335811105251452669224211.217.270.288.55810716407.250.071.165.0006.4916.882.601.3070.6719.57
Average Minor - Per 162 games162573821553041175179536835710.270.331.393.72422545641.287.123.230.0008.2510.631.291.7252.1128.79

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Gastonia Cardinals WcarAsln203B3--632-119.8183.00------793.82.1
1978Gastonia Cardinals WcarAsln201B75--587461041643633.9848.44------7994.953.6
1978Gastonia Cardinals WcarAsln202B1----1-1---------791.30.7
1978Gastonia Cardinals WcarAsln20SS1--231165.8335.00------791.30.7
1978St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln201B39--31923534347342.9868.77------4292.927.9
1979St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln213B87--792072924315286.9083.29------11873.764.4
1979St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln211B33--21222122235234.9967.09------11828.024.4
1980Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln22SS116--1813493868568530.9334.57------116100.085.3
1981Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln23SS69--1051982642329303.9214.39------9076.750.7
1981Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln233B22--14391076353.8412.41------9024.416.2
1982Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln242B3--46-210101.0003.33------1292.32.2
1982Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln24SS118--1983412777566539.9524.57------12991.587.4
1982Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln243B7--617212523.9203.29------1295.45.2
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24SS4--417222321.9135.25------1233.32.5
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln243B5--58221513.8672.60------1241.73.1
1983Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin252B2--44-3881.0004.00------825.01.5
1983Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin25SS6--619-325251.0004.17------875.04.4
1983Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin253B2---3--331.0001.50------825.01.5
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25SS7--714332421.8753.00------5612.54.3
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin252B10--1821124039.9753.90------5617.96.2
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin251B3--22-222422.9177.33------565.41.9
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin253B16--1327--40401.0002.50------5628.69.9
1984Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit262B7--1519-434341.0004.86------1275.55.0
1984Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit26SS117--1882943252514482.9384.12------12792.183.6
1985Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal27SS111--1613603373554521.9404.69------12688.179.9
1985Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal272B7--313-116161.0002.29------1265.65.0
1985Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal273B5--531-98.8891.60------1264.03.6
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27DH2---------------540.01.2
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal272B2--331-76.8573.00------540.01.2
1986Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal28SS37--59107634172166.9654.49------8742.526.8
1986Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal283B50--32951014137127.9272.54------8757.536.2
1986Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal282B1--12--331.0003.00------871.10.7
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal283B3---61176.8572.00------560.01.9
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28DH2---------------540.01.2
1988Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha30SS3---3-1331.0001.00------893.42.1
1988Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha303B94--642271520306291.9513.10------89105.666.2
1988Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha302B1--21--331.0003.00------891.10.7
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha301B9--594-963631.0007.00------1464.35.6
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30DH1---------------147.10.6
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha303B4--181-109.9002.25------1428.62.5
1989Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha313B66--331111310157144.9172.18------6897.146.5
1989Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca31SS31--4580918134125.9334.03------4963.321.2
1989Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca313B12--524413329.8792.42------4924.58.2
1989Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca311B5--36-113736.9737.20------4910.23.4
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B28--1949437268.9442.43------280.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B12--2124224745.9573.75------120.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B12--8142118785.9777.08------120.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS11--1131554742.8943.82------110.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH5---------------50.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 8 season(s)-   SS492--762140213330022972164.9424.40------4920.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B258--1595195553733678.9252.63------2580.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B21--2945-1074741.0003.52------210.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B5--36-113736.9737.20------50.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS116--1813493868568530.9334.57------1160.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B87--792072924315286.9083.29------870.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B72--53145656582576.9908.00------720.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B75--587461041643633.9848.44------750.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3--632-119.8183.00------30.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--231165.8335.00------10.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1----1-1---------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Gastonia Cardinals WcarAsln20--75113-----
1978St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln20--39--------
1979St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln21--33--87-----
1980Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln22----116------
1981Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln23----6922-----
1982Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln24---31187-----
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24----45-----
1983Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin25---262-----
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25--310716-----
1984Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit26---7117------
1985Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal27---71115-----
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27---2------2
1986Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal28---13750-----
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28-----3----2
1988Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha30---1394-----
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30--9--4----1
1989Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha31-----66-----
1989Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca31--5-3112-----

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1988-11-08Released by White Sox. 
1987-12-24ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1986-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1984-11-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1984-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1984-03-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1984-03-21Released by White Sox. 
1983-11-28Purchased by White Sox from Reds. 
1983-03-31TradeTraded by Cardinals to Reds for Jim Strichek. 
* 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
1985Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll2760,000-51634-370,78060,00060,000
1986Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll2860,000-61437-386,34760,000120,000
1988Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll3062,500-60435-392,10762,500182,500
* 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