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Kelvin TorveTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1991 MLB Years: 1988-1991
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Rated Prospect

Positions1B-1017, OF-40, 3B-4, DH-1, C-1Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKelvin Curtis Torve
Height6-3Weight205BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 10,1960 [58.218]PlaceRapid City,South Dakota
CollegeOral Roberts University (Tulsa,OK)

DraftedSelected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (36th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-SFN-#3
MLB DebutJune 25,1988 [28.167]
OrganizationsSFN [4] BAL [3] MIN [2] NYN [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID18976Retrosheet IDtorvk001MLBAM ID123417
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed45Power71Contact80XBH72RBIs68Runs43Hitting75Durability63Team.515Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Oral RobertsCollegeFr1b19391292445623253015500000.349.417.496.9136411144.347.147.287.40810.423.470.332.0843.0024.44
1980Oral RobertsCollegeSo1b204415732541117362015900000.344.401.561.9628819172.333.217.325.4268.725.230.604.0722.4335.19
1981Oral RobertsCollegeJr1b21561975270175747183251000000.355.428.5991.02711829222.350.244.447.45811.264.500.403.1528.1441.43
1981Clinton GiantsMidwAsfn-1b2157211275510012774212600220.261.325.322.6476811234.290.061.175.2988.9711.111.240.43211.0020.00
1982Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-1b22127449661372971584914347239110.305.362.501.86322551506.308.196.310.3718.509.291.092.9629.9337.23
1983Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-1b231153925810221545464343314720.260.316.370.68614530438.271.110.202.3067.767.530.970.9198.0029.41
1984Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-1b241143165994215166220434220630.297.379.547.92617342367.295.250.392.40311.7211.440.984.3619.7544.68
1985Charlotte O'sSouAAbal-1b2513448285140341157752755324790.290.383.459.84222150570.297.169.330.37013.169.300.712.6332.1335.71
1986Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-1b26109356398616144152374300400.242.310.326.63611621397.262.084.197.2909.3210.831.161.0189.0024.42
1987Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-1b27862522766100932101383605160.262.357.409.76610319296.274.147.333.33412.8412.160.953.0428.0028.79
1988Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-1b281033855811628294751403612130.301.368.455.82317539429.314.154.268.3679.328.390.902.1042.7833.62
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin181b281216130012011200000.188.235.375.6106117.154.187.188.2755.8811.762.005.8816.0033.33
1989Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-1b2913749962145412862107525943570.291.359.429.78821451563.314.138.248.3529.2410.481.131.4262.3835.17
1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn181b3011540262122251117692564360560.303.392.453.84518237469.314.150.306.37711.949.170.772.3536.5530.33
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn24,391b3020380114002004920001.289.386.395.78115444.379.106.211.3609.0920.452.250.000.0036.36
1991Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-1b31103336579220294944625811620.274.383.426.80914331406.302.152.336.36515.2714.290.942.2237.3333.70
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn391b31108000000000100001.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter426211440140151220002.226.304.339.64321569.265.113.177.0007.2517.392.401.4562.0035.71
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter120040806001155255261016117228501476192253510.283.360.433.79317653824675.296.150.283.00010.7210.180.952.1640.4033.07
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter768262236372916113543614921319308131529260.278.356.411.76710782282998.295.133.265.00010.6410.270.971.8048.5631.28
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter37512472103718413462231631611426722230.298.375.496.8716191431443.301.198.338.00011.169.840.883.1927.1138.54
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter57211275510012774212600220.261.325.322.6476811234.290.061.175.0008.9711.111.240.43211.0020.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter13948310816934817108233552400000.350.416.559.97527059538.344.209.364.00010.224.460.443.1628.4134.91
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter304601140020041020002.239.327.326.65315452.306.087.174.0007.6919.232.500.000.0036.36
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1216130012011200000.188.235.375.6106117.154.187.188.0005.8811.762.005.8816.0033.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games16223945415041504194680008.226.304.339.6438119266.265.113.177.0007.2517.392.401.4562.0035.71
Average Minor - Per 162 games162551811563441482104686433770.283.360.433.79323852631.296.150.283.00010.7210.180.952.1640.4033.07

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1989Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-Rel29009.0010100101.02110010002.0018.00----9.000.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100101.02110010002.0018.00----9.000.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100101.02110010002.0018.00----9.000.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings009.002200220002200220.0440220220002200002.0018.00----9.000.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Clinton Giants MidwAsfn211B57--53841440583579.99310.16------57100.043.2
1982Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn221B126--104096178511531136.9859.02------12799.293.3
1983Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn231B98--730531056793783.9877.99------11585.268.5
1984Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn241B78--66858458730726.9959.31------11468.457.4
1985Charlotte O's SouAAbal251B119--107468911411511142.9929.60------13488.883.2
1985Charlotte O's SouAAbal25OF2--3---331.0001.50------1341.51.4
1986Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal261B71--55551575611606.9928.54------10965.151.4
1987Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal271B77--63248362683680.9968.83------8689.555.4
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin281B101--86160281923921.9989.12------10398.171.1
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin283B2--12-2331.0001.50------1031.91.4
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin28OF1--2---221.0002.00------1031.00.7
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin281B4--141-115151.0003.75------1233.32.5
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28DH1---------------128.30.6
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin291B131--1206102211113101308.9989.98------13795.691.0
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin29C1--1---111.0001.00------1370.70.7
1990Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn301B100--812751598902887.9838.87------11587.068.5
1990Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn30OF18--272--29291.0001.61------11515.712.3
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn301B9--65--665651.0007.22------2045.05.6
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn30OF1---------------205.00.6
1991Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn311B45--39123351417414.9939.20------10343.731.7
1991Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn31OF18--231112524.9601.33------10317.512.7
1991Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn313B2--2---221.0001.00------1031.91.4
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn311B1---2--221.0002.00------1010.00.6
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B14--793-782821.0005.86------140.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 7 season(s)-   1B623--51874124053456395599.9938.99------6230.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF37--523115655.9821.49------370.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B4--32-2551.0001.25------40.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B323--27822223025730343004.9909.30------3230.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF2--3---331.0001.50------20.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B57--53841440583579.99310.16------570.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Clinton Giants MidwAsfn21--57--------
1982Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn22--126--------
1983Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn23--98--------
1984Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn24--78--------
1985Charlotte O's SouAAbal25--119------2-
1986Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal26--71--------
1987Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal27--77--------
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin28--101--2---1-
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28--4-------1
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin29-1131--------
1990Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn30--100------18-
1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn30--9------1-
1991Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn31--45--2---18-
1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn31--1--------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1991-12-13Released by Mets. 
1991-01-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1990-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-12-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1989-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-01-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1987-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-04-09TradeTraded by Giants to Orioles for Tommy Alexander. 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1988Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2862,500-60440-392,10762,50062,500
1990New York MetsTeam Payroll30100,000-64942-515,727100,000162,500
1991New York MetsTeam Payroll31100,000-62038-742,231100,000262,500
* 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