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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Edward Arthur Plank
Stat Years
1973-1980  [mlb] 1978-1979
Height/Weight
6-1 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (119)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1952-04-09 in Chicago, Illinois   [68.086]
High School
None listed
Colleges
University of Nevada (Reno, Nevada)
Draft
Selected by the San Francisco Giants in Round #10 (#222 overall) of the 1973 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1978-09-06 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.150)
Service Time
Organizations
SFN [4]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16669 ... retro id: plane103 ... mlbam id: 120615
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1977Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-251---1474.55272791000186.0214111941558745001.4610.350.732.813.585.371.28.667
    1977Minor Totals: SFNbyYearAAA----251---1474.55272791000186.0214111941558745001.4610.350.732.813.585.371.28.667
    1978Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-262---882.10570000572490.0802921143353021.378.000.104.303.502.900.81.500
    1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn37262Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.0550003506.26331210001.208.101.352.701.354.050.50.000
    1978Minor Totals: SFNbyYearAAA----261---882.10570000572490.0802921143353021.378.000.104.303.502.900.81.500
    1978MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.3550003506.76331210001.298.711.452.901.454.350.50.000
    1979Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn28273---483.16530000531091.0924532353476011.599.100.305.244.654.450.89.333
    1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn37273Log - Sp - Ext - Perf007.3640003403.29530210003.0022.090.004.912.4512.270.50.000
    1979Minor Totals: SFNbyYearAAA----271---483.16530000531091.0924532353476011.599.100.305.244.654.450.89.333
    1979MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.4440003403.79530210003.4425.310.005.632.8114.060.50.000
    1980Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-284---386.90389100292103.013388797874515092.1411.620.617.603.937.690.52.273
    1980Minor Totals: SFNbyYearAAA----281---386.90389100292103.013388797874515092.1411.620.617.603.937.690.52.273
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)005.35900069010.315861420001.8813.370.893.561.787.130.50.000
    National League Totals (2 yrs)005.35900069010.315861420001.8813.370.893.561.787.130.50.000
    Minor League Totals29314.3317536101013936470.051927322626241201290121.629.940.504.613.855.230.83.483
    Minor: AAA Totals29314.3317536101013936470.051927322626241201290121.629.940.504.613.855.230.83.483
    San Francisco Giants Totals (2 yrs)005.35900069010.315861420001.8813.370.893.561.787.130.50.000
    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

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1973NevadaWCCNCAA-1------21pDR:10-222---00000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1977Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-25p---1270000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1979Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn2827p---2533110000000000000.333.333.333.666310.000.000.3330.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1980Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-28p---3384000000000200000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals1187110000000200000.143.143.143.286710.000.000.2000.0028.570.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals1187110000000200000.143.143.143.286710.000.000.2000.0028.570.000.00.000.0
    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

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Phoenix GiantsPCLAAA26P5700.01321103534.9710.600.0040.7100.01
    1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLB26P506.2000000.0000.000.003.1100.011
    1979Phoenix GiantsPCLAAA27P5300.012190131311.0000.600.0036.1100.01
    1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLB27P403.2101021.5000.300.312.5100.015
    MLB Totals - (P)909101021.5000.100.110.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)110002540116665.9850.600.000.00.00
    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
    1978MLB5----------
    1978Minor57----------
    1979MLB4----------
    1979Minor53----------
    Totals119----------