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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Wayne Kirby Simpson
Stat Years
1967-1977  [mlb] 1970-1977
Height/Weight
6-3 / 220
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (122)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Centennial (Compton,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Cincinnati Reds in Round #1 (#8 overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1970-04-09 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.128)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [3] PHI [1] KCA [1] CAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18040 ... retro id: simpw101 ... mlbam id: 122261
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1967Sioux FallsNorthernInd----181---432.891200000081.0593926071680001.606.560.007.897.564.330.96.571
    1967Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----181---432.8912000012081.0593926071680001.606.560.007.897.564.330.96.571
    1968AshevilleSouAA----192---793.9226000000131.01227057086970001.598.380.005.916.664.811.13.438
    1968Minor Totals: byYearAA----191---793.92260000260131.01227057086970001.598.380.005.916.664.811.13.438
    1969IndianapolisAmerAAA----203---7134.8927000000162.01451028801021200001.528.060.005.676.675.671.18.350
    1969Minor Totals: byYearAAA----201---7134.89270000270162.01451028801021200001.528.060.005.676.675.671.18.350
    1970Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin45214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1433.022626102000176.0125735915811196291.176.390.774.146.093.731.47.824
    1970MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1433.022626102000176.0125735915811196291.176.390.774.146.093.731.47.824
    1971IndianapolisAmerAAA----225---203.71600000034.0341614021240001.629.000.005.566.354.241.141.000
    1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin45225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf474.76222110110117.11066662977619031.568.130.695.914.685.060.79.364
    1971Minor Totals: byYearAAA----221---203.71600006034.0341614021240001.629.000.005.566.354.241.141.000
    1971MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf474.77222110110117.31066662977619031.568.150.695.924.695.070.79.364
    1972IndianapolisAmerAAA----236---025.40300000015.01599010110001.679.000.006.006.605.401.10.000
    1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin45236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf854.14242210120130.112463601749706021.338.561.173.384.834.351.43.615
    1972Minor Totals: byYearAAA----231---025.40300003015.01599010110001.679.000.006.006.605.401.10.000
    1972MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf854.15242210120130.312463601749706021.338.581.183.394.844.361.43.615
    1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca45247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf345.7316101046059.2663938135297111.699.960.155.284.375.880.83.429
    1973MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf345.7816101046059.7663938135297111.7110.030.155.324.415.930.83.429
    1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi44268Log - Sp - Ext - Perf103.23750002030.2311111111191011.379.100.293.235.583.231.731.000
    1975MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf103.28750002030.7311111111191011.399.240.303.285.663.281.731.000
    1977California AngelsALMLBcal42,46289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6125.83272300140122.015490791462558071.7711.361.034.574.066.640.89.333
    1977MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6125.83272300140122.015490791462558071.7711.361.034.574.066.640.89.333
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)36314.371221071327150636.060634230957315353373231.458.580.814.465.004.841.12.537
    National League Totals (4 yrs)27153.817974122250454.338621319242218269222151.337.650.834.325.334.221.23.643
    American League Totals (2 yrs)9165.814333105100181.722012911715978415181.7510.930.754.824.176.410.87.360
    Minor League Totals16244.42620000620342.031619716802192520001.568.320.005.766.635.181.15.400
    Minor: Ind Totals432.8912000012081.0593926071680001.606.560.007.897.564.330.96.571
    Minor: AA Totals793.92260000260131.01227057086970001.598.380.005.916.664.811.13.438
    Minor: AAA Totals9154.73360000360211.019412711101331550001.558.270.005.676.615.421.17.375
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (3 yrs)26153.857269122230423.735520218141207250212141.337.550.874.405.324.301.21.634
    California Angels Totals (1 yrs)6125.83272300140122.015490791462558071.7711.361.034.574.066.640.89.333
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)345.7816101046059.7663938135297111.7110.030.155.324.415.930.83.429
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (1 yrs)103.28750002030.7311111111191011.399.240.303.285.663.281.731.000
    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%
    1970Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4521pL-S-E-P127644600010013405000.094.108.094.2027060.016.000.2001.4348.5734.000.00.000.0
    1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4522pL-S-E-P222320100000031905000.031.114.031.1454010.094.000.0777.5047.506.330.00.000.0
    1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4523pL-S-E-P324482310000013100000.063.082.083.1654941.042.020.1762.0463.2731.000.00.0033.3
    1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4426pL-S-E-P479020000001600000.222.300.222.5221020.111.000.66710.0060.006.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)80153612100100690010000.078.113.085.198169131.046.007.1903.5553.2515.000.00.008.3
    National League Totals (4 yrs)80153612100100690010000.078.113.085.198169131.046.007.1903.5553.2515.000.00.008.3
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (3 yrs)73144610100100584010000.069.101.076.177159111.042.007.1673.1452.8316.800.00.0010.0
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (1 yrs)79020000001600000.222.300.222.5221020.111.000.66710.0060.006.000.00.000.0
    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
    1970Cincinnati RedsNLMLB21P260176.02230225452.9632.000.3016.096.39
    1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLB22P220117.1430103534.9711.500.2913.6100.010
    1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLB23P240130.138111211.9170.500.0815.6100.010
    1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLB24P16059.267101413.9290.800.229.9100.010
    1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB26P7030.2640010101.0001.400.334.3100.012
    1977California AngelsALMLB28P270122.0713112120.9520.700.1616.7100.06
    MLB Totals - (P)1220635489264146140.9591.100.220.00.00
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    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
    1970MLB26----------
    1971MLB22----------
    1972MLB24----------
    1973MLB16----------
    1975MLB7----------
    1977MLB27----------
    Totals122----------