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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Lary Alan Sorensen
Stat Years
1976-1988  [mlb] 1977-1988
Height/Weight
6-2 / 210
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (414)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1955-10-04 in Detroit, Michigan   [64.142]
Death
High School
L'anse Creuse North (Chesterfield,MI)
Colleges
University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, Michigan)
Draft
Selected by the Milwaukee Brewers in Round #8 (#172 overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Tony Stiel
MLB Debut
1977-06-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.247)
Service Time
Organizations
MIL [4] MON [2] CLE [2] SLN [1] CHN [1] SFN [1] PHI [1] CIN [1] OAK [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18261 ... retro id: sorel001 ... mlbam id: 122537
Relations
Father of Mark Sorensen
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1976NewarkNYPLA-----201---622.281300000075.0582219027650001.136.960.003.247.802.642.41.750
    1976BerkshireEastAA----201---033.29700000041.0441915016250001.469.660.003.515.494.171.56.000
    1976Minor Totals: byYearAA/A-----202---652.64200000200116.01024134043900001.257.910.003.346.983.182.09.545
    1977Spokane IndiansPCLAAAmil-212---554.6312125300072.0794137331432101.539.880.383.885.385.131.39.500
    1977Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil39212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7104.36232090230142.114772691036572311.299.300.632.283.604.551.58.412
    1977Minor Totals: MILbyYearAAA----211---554.6312125300072.0794137331432101.539.880.383.885.385.131.39.500
    1977MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7104.37232090230142.314772691036572311.299.310.632.283.614.561.58.412
    1978Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil39223Log - Sp - Ext - Perf18123.213736173111280.22771111001450783251.178.880.451.602.503.561.56.600
    1978MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf18123.213736173111280.72771111001450783251.178.900.451.612.513.571.56.600
    1979Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil39234Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15143.983434162000235.12501131043042633041.249.561.151.612.414.321.50.517
    1979MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15143.983434162000235.32501131043042633041.249.571.151.612.414.331.50.517
    1980Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil39245Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12103.68352982361195.224291801345543021.4711.130.602.072.484.191.20.545
    1980MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12103.69352982361195.724291801345543021.4711.160.602.072.494.201.20.545
    1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln39256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf773.27232331000140.11495951326521511.259.560.191.673.333.782.00.500
    1981MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf773.28232331000140.31495951326521511.259.570.191.673.343.792.00.500
    1982Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle38267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10155.61323061020189.12511301181955625331.6211.930.902.612.956.181.13.400
    1982MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10155.62323061020189.32511301181955625331.6211.950.902.622.956.191.13.400
    1983Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle38278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12114.24363481220222.22381121052165769121.369.620.852.633.074.531.17.522
    1983MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12114.25363481220222.72381121052165769121.369.640.852.633.084.541.17.522
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27,40289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6134.914621209251183.12401171002144634461.5511.781.032.163.095.741.43.316
    1984MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6134.924621209251183.32401171002144634461.5511.801.032.163.105.751.43.316
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn422910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf374.26453001842082.1864439824340241.349.400.872.623.724.811.42.300
    1985MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf374.28453001842082.3864439824340241.349.430.882.633.734.821.42.300
    1986Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-3011---553.77171530020102.21125943832374031.409.820.702.813.245.171.16.500
    1986Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-3011---233.16993100057.0512520617200011.198.050.952.683.163.951.18.400
    1986Minor Totals: MON-PHIbyYearAAA----302---783.56262461020159.716384631449574041.339.210.792.773.224.751.16.467
    1987Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-3112---224.2921300318050.1542924811302011.299.661.431.975.365.192.73.500
    1987Montreal ExposNLMLBmon403112Log - Sp - Ext - Perf344.7223500618147.2563225712211031.4310.571.322.273.976.041.75.429
    1987Minor Totals: MONbyYearAAA----311---224.3121300318050.3542924811302011.309.701.441.985.395.212.73.500
    1987MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf344.7723500618147.7563225712211031.4410.681.332.294.006.101.75.429
    1988Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-3213---012.95710016118.1187604120021.208.840.001.965.893.443.00.000
    1988Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-3213---422.7614310411242.1421513112110021.288.930.212.552.343.190.92.667
    1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn193213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.8612000412216.2241391390001.6212.960.541.624.867.023.00.000
    1988Minor Totals: CIN-SFNbyYearAA/AAA----322---432.8421410517360.7602219116230041.268.970.152.393.443.291.44.571
    1988MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.0012000412216.7241391390001.6713.330.561.675.007.223.00.000
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)931034.1534623569104511161,736.319608948001474025693120311.3610.160.762.082.954.631.42.474
    American League Totals (7 yrs)80854.20243204669173931,449.316457466761283374532913231.3710.220.792.092.814.631.34.485
    National League Totals (4 yrs)13183.89103313128723287.031514812419651162781.329.880.602.043.644.641.78.419
    Minor League Totals24233.48100431248573458.7458217177261502438191.339.000.512.954.774.261.62.511
    Minor: A- Totals622.2813000013075.0582219027650001.136.960.003.247.802.642.41.750
    Minor: AA Totals043.2014100113159.3622621020370021.399.440.003.055.633.961.85.000
    Minor: AAA Totals18173.8073421247312324.3338169137261031418171.369.390.722.863.924.691.37.514
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (4 yrs)52463.721291195076102854.091638735367173252115121.289.650.711.822.664.081.46.531
    Cleveland Indians Totals (2 yrs)22264.876864142240412.04892422234012013814451.4810.680.872.623.015.291.15.458
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)6134.924621209251183.32401171002144634461.5511.801.032.163.105.751.43.316
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)374.28453001842082.3864439824340241.349.430.882.633.734.821.42.300
    Montreal Expos Totals (1 yrs)344.7723500618147.7563225712211031.4410.681.332.294.006.101.75.429
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)773.28232331000140.31495951326521511.259.570.191.673.343.792.00.500
    San Francisco Giants Totals (1 yrs)005.0012000412216.7241391390001.6713.330.561.675.007.223.00.000
    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%
    1977Spokane IndiansPCLAAAmil-21p---1120000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3925pL-S-E-P223461310000002115000.065.085.087.1725241.022.022.1200.0040.380.000.00.0033.3
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4229pL-S-E-P3456100000001404001.000.143.000.1431100.167.000.0009.0936.364.000.00.000.0
    1986Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-30p---4175000000001300000.000.167.000.167600.200.000.00016.6750.003.000.00.000.0
    1986Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-30p---492000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1987Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-31p---5214010000001100000.250.400.250.650510.250.000.33320.0020.001.000.00.000.0
    1987Montreal ExposNLMLBmon4031pL-S-E-P5238000000001502000.000.111.000.1111100.125.000.0009.0945.455.000.00.000.0
    1988Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-32p---671000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1988Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-32p---6146000000001000000.000.143.000.143700.167.000.00014.290.000.000.00.000.0
    1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn1932pL-S-E-P6121000000000001000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)1036123100000230112001.049.094.066.1607641.049.017.0972.6339.4715.000.00.0033.3
    National League Totals (4 yrs)1036123100000230112001.049.094.066.1607641.049.017.0972.6339.4715.000.00.0033.3
    Minor League Totals8018010000003600000.056.190.056.2462110.167.000.08314.2928.572.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals71000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals7317010000003500000.059.200.059.2592010.176.000.08315.0025.001.670.00.000.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)456100000001404001.000.143.000.1431100.167.000.0009.0936.364.000.00.000.0
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)23461310000002115000.065.085.087.1725241.022.022.1200.0040.380.000.00.0033.3
    Montreal Expos Totals (1 yrs)238000000001502000.000.111.000.1111100.125.000.0009.0945.455.000.00.000.0
    San Francisco Giants Totals (1 yrs)121000000000001000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1977Milwaukee BrewersALMLB21P230142.11523143938.9741.700.2714.2100.08
    1978Milwaukee BrewersALMLB22P370280.22844317572.9601.900.2622.8100.03
    1979Milwaukee BrewersALMLB23P340235.12339636862.9121.800.2621.1100.04
    1980Milwaukee BrewersALMLB24P350195.218300548481.0001.400.2521.6100.05
    1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB25P230140.11521233836.9471.600.2622.5100.06
    1982Cleveland IndiansALMLB26P320189.11028424238.9051.200.2019.8100.06
    1983Cleveland IndiansALMLB27P360222.22039216159.9671.600.2722.2100.05
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLB28P460183.11518133433.9710.700.1828.4100.03
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLB29P45082.1414212018.9000.400.2228.0100.04
    1986Portland BeaversPCLAAA30P1700.0107111817.9441.000.0012.1100.09
    1986Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA30P900.049201513.8671.400.006.3100.013
    1987Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA31P2100.0390012121.0000.600.0015.2100.08
    1987Montreal ExposNLMLB31P23047.2351098.8890.300.1714.2100.09
    1988Chattanooga LookoutsSouAA32P700.0002020.0000.000.004.9100.013
    1988Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAA32P1400.0760213131.0000.900.009.8100.015
    1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLB32P12016.20200221.0000.200.127.4100.012
    MLB Totals - (P)34601,7331512632223436414.9501.200.240.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)61002431335855.9480.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)700002020.0000.000.000.00.00
    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
    1977MLB23----------
    1978MLB37----------
    1979MLB34----------
    1980MLB35----------
    1981MLB23----------
    1982MLB32----------
    1983MLB36----------
    1984MLB46----------
    1985MLB45----------
    1986Minor26----------
    1987MLB23----------
    1987Minor21----------
    1988MLB12----------
    1988Minor21----------
    Totals414----------