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Current Status
Free Agent since 2020-11-23 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Glenn Michael Sparkman
Stat Years
2011-2020  [mlb] 2017-2020
Height/Weight
6-2 / 215
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
P (151)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1992-05-11 in Ganado, Texas   [28.199]
High School
Ganado (Ganado,TX)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Kansas City Royals in Round #20 (#594 overall) of the 2013 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Mitch Thompson
MLB Debut
2017-06-30 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.050)
Service Time
2.001 (2019)
Organizations
KCA [8] TOR [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 181178 ... retro id: sparg001 ... mlbam id: 642098
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2012Wharton County Junior CollegeReg_XIVNJCAA------20------124.201300000415.01311708160001.407.800.004.809.606.602.00.333
    2013Wharton County Junior CollegeReg_XIVNJCAA------21---DR:20-594542.781235009077.259332418590000.866.840.120.936.843.827.38.556
    2013Idaho Falls ChukarsPioRkkca---211---101.72200001320236.22587110471110.956.140.252.4511.541.964.701.000
    2013Minor Totals: KCAbyYearRk----211---101.74200001320236.72587110471110.976.220.252.4911.691.994.701.000
    2014Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca29222---831.562918003111121.09428212251174400.986.990.151.868.702.084.68.727
    2014Minor Totals: KCAbyYearA+----221---831.562918003111121.09428212251174400.986.990.151.868.702.084.68.727
    2015Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAAkca0233---223.60440000020.0179819211001.307.650.454.059.454.052.33.500
    2015Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAA----231---223.60440000020.0179819211001.307.650.454.059.454.052.33.500
    2016Arizona Royals ArizRkkca19244---135.40770000016.219121011172011.2010.260.540.549.186.4817.00.250
    2016Lexington LegendsSALAkca24244---026.91330000014.121111123191101.6713.191.261.8811.936.916.33.000
    2016Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca19244---103.86220000011.29551190120.866.940.770.776.943.869.001.000
    2016Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAAkca22244---024.58440000017.22110925200001.4710.701.022.5510.195.094.00.000
    2016Minor Totals: KCAbyYearA+/A/AA/Rk----244---275.2416160000060.3703835610653231.3310.480.901.509.735.696.50.222
    2017Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor47255---010.0011000003.13300130001.208.100.002.708.108.103.00.000
    2017Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAAkca15255---002.61320011010.111330550001.559.580.004.354.352.611.00.000
    2017New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAtor19255---113.1222000008.26332360001.046.232.083.126.233.122.00.500
    2017Buffalo BisonsILAAAtor46255---122.2541002318.07321130001.007.881.131.133.383.383.00.333
    2017Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor46255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0063.0020001201.097701100010.0081.000.009.009.0063.001.00.000
    2017Minor Totals: TOR-KCAbyYearA+/AA/AAA----254---242.391060034130.327128310170001.238.070.902.995.083.591.70.333
    2017MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0063.0020001201.097701100010.0081.000.009.009.0063.001.00.000
    2018Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAAkca---266---322.94660000033.235131101262011.079.360.000.276.953.4826.00.600
    2018Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca---266---514.0112120000067.17632301011482211.2910.161.341.476.424.284.36.833
    2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca57266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf034.4615300312038.1472019315273111.6211.030.703.526.344.701.80.000
    2018Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAA/AAA----262---833.65181800000101.011145411012744221.229.890.891.076.594.016.17.727
    2018MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf034.4915300312038.3472019315273111.6311.100.713.546.384.721.80.000
    2019Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca---277---000.0021000106.14100141000.795.680.001.425.681.424.00.000
    2019Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca57277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf4116.02312311280136.016496913041816261.5110.851.992.715.366.351.98.267
    2019Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAAA----271---000.0021000106.34100141000.825.900.001.485.901.484.00.000
    2019MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf4116.02312311280136.016496913041816261.5110.851.992.715.366.351.98.267
    2020Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca57288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.4040000405.09630120002.0016.200.001.803.6010.802.00.000
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)4146.005226116260180.322912912033581119371.5911.441.652.905.556.451.91.222
    American League Totals (4 yrs)4146.005226116260180.322912912033581119371.5911.441.652.905.556.451.91.222
    Minor League Totals23192.8899630019364375.7348141120237734514961.138.350.551.858.283.384.48.548
    Minor: NJCAA Totals663.0325350022492.7724431116750000.957.030.101.567.324.304.69.500
    Minor: Rk Totals232.88277001320253.3442017211643121.047.460.341.8610.853.395.82.400
    Minor: A Totals027.02330000014.321111123191101.7013.401.281.9112.137.026.33.000
    Minor: A+ Totals941.723221003111136.010636263271294520.987.010.201.798.542.384.78.692
    Minor: AA Totals673.4019180011090.3903834523783011.258.990.502.307.793.803.39.462
    Minor: AAA Totals633.5518140024181.78736321113553211.239.641.221.446.103.994.23.667
    Kansas City Royals Totals (3 yrs)4145.685026115240179.322012211333571109371.5511.061.662.865.536.131.93.222
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (1 yrs)0063.0020001201.097701100010.0081.000.009.009.0063.001.00.000
    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%
    2011Wharton County Junior CollegeReg_XIVNJCAA------19p------00000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2019Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca5727pL-S-E-P132000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)32000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    American League Totals (1 yrs)32000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)32000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    2013Idaho Falls ChukarsPioRk21P2000.02500771.0000.400.0026.3100.03
    2014Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+22P2900.0214201816.8890.600.0021.2100.07
    2015NW Arkansas NaturalsTexAA23P400.02300551.0001.300.002.9100.022
    2016Arizona Royals ArizRk24P700.02000221.0000.300.0012.7100.014
    2016Lexington LegendsSALA24P300.01100221.0000.700.002.2100.023
    2016Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+24P200.00100111.0000.500.001.4100.026
    2016NW Arkansas NaturalsTexAA24P400.01000111.0000.300.002.9100.025
    2017Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+25P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.032
    2017NW Arkansas NaturalsTexAA25P300.00100111.0000.300.002.1100.023
    2017New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAA25P200.01200331.0001.500.001.4100.023
    2017Buffalo BisonsILAAA25P400.00101111.0000.300.002.8100.021
    2017TorontoALMLB25P201.0000000.0000.000.001.2100.031
    2018NW Arkansas NaturalsTexAA26P600.00500551.0000.800.004.3100.022
    2018Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAA26P1200.02100112121.0001.000.008.6100.016
    2018KC RoyalsALMLB26P15338.1251087.8750.500.189.3100.017
    2019Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAA27P200.00100111.0000.500.001.4100.027
    2019KC RoyalsALMLB27P3123136.05140119191.0000.600.1419.1100.08
    2020Kansas City RoyalsALMLB28p405.0001010.0000.000.000.0100.020
    MLB Totals - (P)52261807192111.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)18002120211.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)19004110011.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)32002152011.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)300110011.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (P)2700450010.0000.000.00---------
    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
    2013Minor20----------
    2014Minor29----------
    2015Minor4----------
    2016Minor16----------
    2017MLB2----------
    2017Minor10----------
    2018MLB15----------
    2018Minor18----------
    2019MLB31----------
    2019Minor2----------
    2020MLB4----------
    Totals151----------