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John StuperTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1985 MLB Years: 1982-1985
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-263, 1B-1Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Anton Stuper
Height6-2Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 9,1957 [61.072]PlaceButler,Pennsylvania
High SchoolButler Area (Butler,PA)
CollegePoint Park College (Pittsburgh,PA)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 18th round (460th overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJon Niederer
MLB DebutJune 1,1982 [25.023]
OrganizationsSLN [6] PIT [1] CIN [1] MIL [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID18570Retrosheet IDstupj001MLBAM ID122909
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts24Walks48Hittable47SO/BB29vsPower47Hitting16Durability67Team.514Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1978Charleston PiratesWcarApit-ST21485.3313121200076.0855945462362001.9310.070.477.344.260.58.333-
1979St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-Rel22252.7142141000293.0843828354628001.488.130.295.236.001.15.286-
1980St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-Rel23142.3124024000239.0381210019282001.468.77--4.386.461.47.200-
1980Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-S/R23722.4525817220088.0772824040572101.337.88--4.095.831.43.778-
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0862.41498412202127.01154034059854101.378.15--4.186.021.44.571-
1981Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-S/R246144.92282266000161.0175101881885599001.619.781.014.753.300.69.300-
1982Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST25711.46880520061.2491110116422001.057.150.152.346.132.63.875-
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48ST25973.36232122000136.21375551855534101.409.020.533.623.490.96.5633.91
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48ST2612113.684030106161198.020295811571818221.389.180.683.233.681.14.5224.03
1984Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAmil-ST27233.8610100200063.0582827326303001.338.290.433.714.291.15.400-
1984Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST27004.63220000011.210660781001.467.71--5.406.171.14--
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0233.9812120200074.2683433333384001.358.200.363.984.581.15.400-
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48S/R27355.2815123002061.0733936420191021.5210.710.592.932.790.95.3754.07
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin42S/R28854.553313201011099.01166050837381101.5510.550.733.363.451.03.6154.09
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter32283.96111763591191494.15282492183518319114441.449.600.643.333.471.04.5331.28
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter29373.61152638917404592.05762832382930932229101.498.740.444.694.881.04.439-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter15183.974842613200296.02921461312213413915001.438.840.674.064.211.04.455-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter722.4525817220088.0772824040572101.337.88--4.095.831.43.778-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter392.59661650004132.012250383739010001.488.320.204.986.141.23.250-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter485.3313121200076.0855945462362001.9310.070.477.344.260.58.333-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter24233.827863158181395.14121891682714615313341.419.360.613.323.481.05.511-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter854.553313201011099.01166050837381101.5510.550.733.363.451.03.615-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14123.964934154080220.0235111971681856221.449.600.643.333.471.04.5381.28
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11143.615623336101220.0214105881111511911001.498.740.444.694.881.04.440-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-p2221000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35650.0050.001.000.000.000.00
1980Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-p232514010001001501100.071.125.071.1961017.100.000.071.1015.8829.415.000.000.000.00
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48p2523421501000012404000.119.140.167.3077147.278.048.071.1392.1351.0624.000.000.0020.00
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48p2640592800060043207002.136.190.136.3268070.296.000.068.1605.7145.718.000.000.000.00
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48p271516010001001803000.063.118.063.1811020.125.000.063.0955.0040.008.000.000.000.00
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin42p2833170100011131007000.059.200.059.2591027.143.000.176.15111.1137.043.330.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter111134315010811974021002.112.168.127.295171164.250.015.082.0005.4945.128.220.000.006.67
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2715010001002601100.067.167.067.2341019.100.000.133.00010.5331.583.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2514010001001501100.071.125.071.1961017.100.000.071.0005.8829.415.000.000.000.00
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter21000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter78117314010700664014002.120.163.137.300161137.264.017.068.0004.3846.7210.670.000.007.14
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter33170100011131007000.059.200.059.2591027.143.000.176.00011.1137.043.330.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162196422010121113108031003.112.168.127.295251239.250.015.082.0005.4945.128.220.000.006.67
Average Minor - Per 162 games1629006000600123606600.067.167.067.23460114.100.000.133.00010.5331.583.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Charleston Pirates WcarApit21P13--28-110101.0000.77------13100.09.3
1978Charleston Pirates WcarApit211B1--1---111.0001.00------137.70.7
1979St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln22P42--412111716.9410.38------42100.031.1
1980St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln23P24--37121110.9090.42------24100.017.6
1980Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln23P25--2721119.8180.36------25100.018.4
1981Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln24P28--932-341411.0001.46------28100.020.6
1982Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln25P8--515--20201.0002.50------8100.05.9
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25P23-136710111817.9440.740.13-----23100.014.2
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P40-1981724424541.9111.030.21-----40100.024.7
1984Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil27P10--26-1881.0000.80------10100.07.0
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln27P2--111-32.6671.00------2100.01.3
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P15-615121-1817.9441.130.28-----15100.09.3
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28P33-991214--26261.0000.790.26-----33100.020.5
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P111-494416063107101.9440.910.20-----1110.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P48--1754147271.9861.48------480.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P25--2721119.8180.36------250.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P66--719232826.9290.39------660.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--28-110101.0000.77------130.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Charleston Pirates WcarApit2113-1--------
1979St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln2242----------
1980St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln2324----------
1980Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln2325----------
1981Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln2428----------
1982Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln258----------
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2523----------
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2640----------
1984Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil2710----------
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln272----------
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2715----------
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2833----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1982St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB25003.001006.0421400.836.000.001.506.004.000.00.000
1982St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB25103.4621013.01055501.156.920.003.463.461.000.001.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs003.0010100006.0402014000.836.000.001.506.004.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs103.46202100013.01005055001.156.920.003.463.461.000.001.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1982St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB2511000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1993Yale UniversityNCAANCAA-36Manager.000-- 
1994Yale UniversityNCAANCAA-37Manager.000-- 
1995Yale UniversityNCAANCAACollege-38Manager20137.650--0 
1996Yale UniversityNCAANCAACollege-39Manager20119.550--0 
1997Yale UniversityNCAANCAACollege-40Manager20164.800--0 
1998Yale UniversityNCAANCAACollege-41Manager1679.438--0 
1999Yale UniversityNCAANCAACollege-42Manager20713.350--0 
2000Yale UniversityNCAANCAACollege-43Manager20317.150--0 
2001Yale UniversityNCAANCAACollege-44Manager20614.300--0 
2002Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-45Manager20515.2508.04 -
2003Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-46Manager20614.3005.04 -
2004Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-47Manager20119.5504.03 -
2005Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-48Manager201010.5005.03 -
2006Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-49Manager20119.5503.04 -
2007Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-50Manager20812.4006.03 
2008Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-51Manager19910.4745.52 
2009Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-52Manager20713.3509.04 
2010Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-53Manager20812.4005.04 
2011Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-54Manager20119.5503.02 
2012Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-55Manager20515.2509.04 
2013Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-56Manager201010.5005.02 
2014Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-57Manager20119.550--2 
2015Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-58Manager20614.30010.03 
2016Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-59Manager20119.550--2 Conference Finalists
2017Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-60Manager301614.5335.01 Conference Champions,CWS Regionals
2018Yale University BulldogsIvyNCAACollege-61Manager21156.714--1 Conference Finalists
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2017Ivy League Coach of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-04-01Released by Expos. 
1985-12-19TradeTraded by Reds with Dann Bilardello, Andy McGaffigan and Jay Tibbs to Expos for Sal Butera and Bill Gullickson. 
1984-09-09TradeTraded by Cardinals to Reds for Paul Householder. 
1979-01-25TradeTraded by Pirates to Cardinals for Tommy Sandt. 
* 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
1985Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll28250,000-3621539370,78060,000250,000
* 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