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Bob SykesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1982 MLB Years: 1977-1981
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PositionsP-166Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Joseph Sykes
Height6-2Weight200BatsBothThrowsLeft
Born DateDecember 11,1954 [63.161]PlaceNeptune,New Jersey
CollegeMiami-Dade College (Homestead,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 19th round (440th overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 9,1977 [22.119]
OrganizationsDET [5] SLN [3] NYA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18677Retrosheet IDsykeb101MLBAM ID123064
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts28Walks43Hittable38SO/BB29vsPower38Hitting7Durability37Team.523Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1974nullRk--Rel191101.07140140000101.0521812031960000.824.63--2.768.553.101.000-
1975nullAA--Rel2014103.16270270000191.01806367087880001.408.48--4.104.151.01.583-
1976nullAAA--Rel218114.27240240000118.01377156071700001.7610.45--5.425.340.99.421-
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet27S/R22574.413220123070132.214174651550583221.449.571.023.393.931.16.4174.51
1978Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-ST23401.41440310032.0267529120001.097.310.562.533.381.331.000-
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet27S/R23663.94221012326293.29943411434581011.429.511.353.275.571.71.5004.41
1979St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-ST24033.00440100015.0115511260001.536.600.607.203.600.50.000-
1979Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-S/R240016.2041300005.0131291741004.0023.401.8012.607.200.57--
1979Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0036.30853100020.0241714219101002.1510.800.908.554.500.53.000-
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln42S/R24436.1813112001067.08649461134354111.7911.551.484.574.701.03.5715.39
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln42S/R256104.64271984300126.013467651254503001.499.570.863.863.570.93.3754.48
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln38Rel26204.5822121007037.0372019218143011.478.920.484.343.380.781.0004.07
1982Nashville SoundsSouAAnya-Rel27212.25230230011336.0339934140001.038.250.751.003.503.50.667-
1982Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-Rel27128.0315015007237.0443433323152001.8110.700.735.593.650.65.333-
1982Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0335.18380380018573.0774342627292001.429.490.743.333.581.07.500-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter23264.651166155105212455.24972532365419021514351.509.791.063.744.241.13.4691.88
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter40273.30115910641185535.0496219196102443053001.388.340.174.105.131.25.597-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter13134.83475423172192.022012410361101013001.7210.310.285.164.730.92.500-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16113.015005000113227.021372763911020001.348.440.123.614.041.12.593-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter033.00440100015.0115511260001.536.600.607.203.600.50.000-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1101.07140140000101.0521812031960000.824.63--2.768.553.101.000-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12135.086231314380230.0257136130251069910121.5810.040.984.143.870.93.480-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11134.2254302462132225.024011710629841164231.439.541.153.344.611.38.458-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11134.6556292752101220.023912211426921047121.509.791.063.744.241.13.4581.88
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings16113.30474432072220.0204908141001251001.388.340.174.105.131.25.593-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln42p2413212200000011122000.095.208.095.3032026.200.000.048.1673.8542.3111.000.000.000.00
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln42p2527392400020011413101.103.143.103.2464045.154.000.026.1212.2231.1114.000.000.000.00
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln38p26222000000001200000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23533.3366.672.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter62624600020032735101.097.174.097.2716074.167.000.048.0004.0536.499.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621621016000500871813303.097.174.097.271160193.167.000.048.0004.0536.499.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet22P32-132620232826.9290.810.20-----32100.019.8
1978Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet23P4--510--15151.0003.75------4100.02.9
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet23P22-93171-98.8890.360.09-----22100.013.6
1979St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln24P4---11-21.5000.25------4100.03.0
1979Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln24P4--11--221.0000.50------4100.02.9
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24P13-67-7--771.0000.540.10-----13100.08.0
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25P27-126414121918.9470.670.14-----27100.016.7
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P22-3748-112121.0000.550.32-----22100.021.6
1982Nashville Sounds SouAAnya27P23--15-2661.0000.26------23100.016.0
1982Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya27P15--46--10101.0000.67------15100.010.7
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P116-4551556467571.9470.610.16-----1160.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P23--1017--27271.0001.17------230.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P23--15-2661.0000.26------230.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4---11-21.5000.25------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet2232----------
1978Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet234----------
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet2322----------
1979St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln244----------
1979Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln244----------
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2413----------
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2527----------
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2622----------
1982Nashville Sounds SouAAnya2723----------
1982Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya2715----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1983Jackson MetsTexAAMinornyn28Hitting Coach1366967.5073.03Bob SchaeferLost in Finals
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1981-10-21TradeTraded by Cardinals to Yankees for Willie McGee. 
1978-12-04TradeTraded by Tigers with Jack Murphy to Cardinals for Aurelio Lopez and Jerry Morales. 
* 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.