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Lee TunnellTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1995 MLB Years: 1982-1989
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-350Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameByron Lee Tunnell
Height6-0Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 30,1960 [57.204]PlaceTyler,Texas
High SchoolAnderson (Austin,TX)
CollegeBaylor University (Waco,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (40th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-PIT-#1
MLB DebutSeptember 4,1982 [21.309]
OrganizationsPIT [6] HOU [2] SLN [2] COL [1] DET [1] MIN [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID19040Retrosheet IDtunnl001MLBAM ID123502
RelationshipsFather of James Tunnell
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts42Walks47Hittable46SO/BB38vsPower46Hitting22Durability54Team.511Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1980BaylorCollegeNCAASoST19833.8613121700088.2835038045510001.448.42--4.575.181.13.727-
1981BaylorCollegeNCAAJrST20243.501091500054.0482721028400001.418.00--4.676.671.43.333-
1981Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRkpit-Rel20000.0010100001.0010002000--------18.000.00--
1981Buffalo BisonsEastAApit-ST20554.4412120000071.0763835637452001.599.630.764.695.701.22.500-
1981Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0554.3813121000072.0763935637472001.579.500.754.635.881.27.500-
1982Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-ST211293.46282719210189.218293739911128001.448.640.434.325.311.23.571-
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22S/R21113.93532002018.017881540021.208.350.492.451.960.80.5004.14
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22S/R221163.653525105340177.2167817215589511521.278.460.762.944.811.64.6473.80
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22S/R23175.2726620005168.0814440640516201.7710.670.795.276.721.28.1254.17
1985Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-ST24412.31770220046.2321212224293001.206.170.394.635.591.21.800-
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22ST244104.01242310010132.012670591157743011.388.570.753.885.031.30.2863.96
1986Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-ST254116.01272612000142.0180106959819514001.8311.380.575.126.011.17.267-
1987Springfield CardinalsMidwAsln-ST26013.3711000002.24110030001.5013.50----10.120.00.000-
1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST26413.41660110037.0331614319322001.418.030.734.627.781.68.800-
1987Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0423.40770110039.2371715319352001.418.390.684.317.941.84.667-
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln42S/R26444.8432923003074.0904540534492511.6710.900.614.125.931.44.5003.84
1988Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-S/R27683.86242040000135.01366958755608001.419.040.473.663.991.09.429-
1989Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-Rel28242.71255200010466.0562420223582001.197.600.273.127.872.52.333-
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27Rel28106.0010010004012.018881670002.0013.500.754.505.251.171.0004.18
1990Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-S/R29674.783320132062124.01447666548594001.5410.420.363.474.271.23.462-
1991Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-S/R30533.8420119100072.2783831327411101.449.660.373.345.081.52.625-
1994New Haven RavensEastAAcol-Rel33311.8617017005129.0237607253101.037.14--2.177.763.57.750-
1994Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-Rel330211.3211011002010.015141327100002.1313.061.746.108.711.43.000-
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0334.3528028007139.0382119214353101.328.690.463.208.012.50.500-
1995Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-Rel34013.14707001014.09550270000.775.65--1.264.403.50.000-
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter22284.23132666653191481.049925622739200280221261.459.300.733.735.221.40.4401.17
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter51544.1021913584175257939.29685004294842157847201.479.240.464.025.521.37.486-
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter43474.1518812266175206836.08654533874237750342101.489.280.454.045.401.33.478-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter863.692912170051100.0994541644705101.438.910.543.966.301.59.571-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter013.3711000002.24110030001.5013.50----10.120.00.000-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100001.0010002000--------18.000.00--
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1073.722321212000142.21317759073910001.438.26--4.615.741.25.588-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter17244.0690573353121395.23912031793316022420751.398.870.753.635.081.40.415-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter444.8432923003074.0904540534492511.6710.900.614.125.931.44.500-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter106.0010010004012.018881670002.0013.500.754.505.251.171.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10134.236030302190220.0227117103189112810531.459.300.733.735.221.40.4351.17
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12134.105132194162220.0226117100119813511001.479.240.464.025.521.37.480-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22p2154000000000301000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22p2235582701030012008000.121.136.155.2919167.184.034.052.1321.4929.8520.000.000.0014.29
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22p232612010000000603000.083.083.083.1661015.167.000.000.0760.0040.000.000.000.000.00
1985Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-p2473000001000101100.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22p2424472401010112000100.085.102.128.2306149.143.043.043.1032.0440.8220.000.000.0025.00
1986Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-p252728330000003702000.107.194.107.3013033.143.000.107.1569.0921.212.330.000.000.00
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln42p263317140003000503000.235.235.235.4704020.333.000.000.2100.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1988Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p272517230000004805000.176.333.176.5093026.333.000.235.26315.3830.772.000.000.000.00
1990Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p29347110000000302000.143.143.143.286109.250.000.000.1300.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1991Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p302012220001002200000.167.286.167.4532014.200.000.167.23114.2914.291.000.000.000.00
1994New Haven RavensEastAAcol-p33171000000002100000.000.667.000.667003.000.0002.000.47766.6733.330.500.000.000.00
1994Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-p33110000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.716100.000.000.000.000.000.00
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         281000000003100000.000.750.000.750004.000.0003.000.53775.0025.000.330.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter123138516020701254015100.116.128.145.273202156.188.029.036.0001.2834.6227.000.000.0012.50
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter14168890002001222010100.132.259.132.3919091.191.000.176.00013.1924.181.830.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter12467890002001021010100.134.244.134.3789088.191.000.149.00011.3623.862.100.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter171000000002100000.000.667.000.667003.000.0002.000.00066.6733.330.500.000.000.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter90121412020401249012100.099.113.132.245162136.164.033.041.0001.4736.0324.500.000.0016.67
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3317140003000503000.235.235.235.4704020.333.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162182721030901371020100.116.128.145.273263205.188.029.036.0001.2834.6227.000.000.0012.50
Average Minor - Per 162 games162789100002001425011100.132.259.132.391100105.191.000.176.00013.1924.181.830.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Buffalo Bisons EastAApit20P12--6151-2221.9551.75------12100.08.8
1982Portland Beavers PCLAAApit21P28--939315148.9411.71------28100.019.4
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit21P5-1814--551.0001.000.28-----5100.03.1
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22P35-1771135-646461.0001.310.26-----35100.021.6
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23P26-68814112322.9570.850.32-----26100.016.0
1985Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit24P7--681-1514.9332.00------7100.04.9
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24P24-132723-130301.0001.250.23-----24100.014.9
1986Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit25P27--9262-3735.9461.30------27100.018.8
1987Springfield Cardinals MidwAsln26P1---1-1111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln26P6--410-114141.0002.33------6100.04.3
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P32-74612-118181.0000.560.24-----3397.019.8
1988Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln27P24--727-134341.0001.42------2596.016.9
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin28P25--691-1615.9380.60------25100.017.4
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28P10-12-------------10100.06.2
1990Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou29P33--68211614.8750.42------3497.123.2
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou30P20--611-117171.0000.85------20100.014.3
1994New Haven Ravens EastAAcol33P17---31-43.7500.18------17100.012.1
1994Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol33P11--12--331.0000.27------11100.07.9
1995Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet34P7--21--331.0000.43------7100.04.9
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P132-481338819122121.9920.920.25-----1320.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P188--5614195206197.9561.05------1880.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P29--6182-2624.9230.83------290.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---1-1111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Buffalo Bisons EastAApit2012----------
1982Portland Beavers PCLAAApit2128----------
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit215----------
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2235----------
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2326----------
1985Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit247----------
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2424----------
1986Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit2527----------
1987Springfield Cardinals MidwAsln261----------
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln266----------
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2632----------
1988Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2724----------
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin2825----------
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2810----------
1990Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2933----------
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou3020----------
1994New Haven Ravens EastAAcol3317----------
1994Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol3311----------
1995Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet347----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1987St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB26002.082004.1412101.468.310.004.152.080.500.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs002.0820200004.3401021001.388.310.004.152.080.500.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1997Pulaski RangersAppRkMinortex36Pitching Coach684325.632--1Julio CruzLost in Finals
1998Charlotte RangersFSLA+Minortex37Pitching Coach1388256.594--1Jim ByrdLost in Semi-Finals
1999Tulsa DrillersTexAAMinortex38Pitching Coach1407466.529--1Bob JonesLost in Finals
2000Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAMinortex39Pitching Coach1436974.48313.52DeMarlo Hale
2001Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAMinortex40Pitching Coach1437469.51710.02DeMarlo Hale
2002Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAMinortex41Pitching Coach1447569.521--2Bob JonesLost in Semi-Finals
2003Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex42Minor League Pitching Coordinator1627191.43825.04Buck Showalter-
2004Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex43Minor League Pitching Coordinator1628973.5493.03Buck Showalter-
2005Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAMinortex44Pitching Coach1438063.559--1Bob JonesLost in Semi-Finals
2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin45Interim Bullpen Coach1628082.4943.53Jerry Narron
2007Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin46Pro Scout1627290.44413.05Pete Mackanin,Jerry Narron
2008Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin47Pro Scout1627488.45723.55Dusty Baker
2009Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil48Minor League Pitching Coordinator1628082.49411.01Ken Macha
2010Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil49Minor League Pitching Coordinator1627785.47514.03Ken Macha
2011Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil50Minor League Pitching Coordinator1629666.593--1Ron RoenickeLost in NLCS (Cardinals)
2012Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil51Minor League Pitching Coordinator1628379.51214.02Ron Roenicke
2012Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil51Interim Bullpen Coach1628379.51214.02Ron Roenicke
2013Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil52Bullpen Coach1627488.45723.04Ron Roenicke
2014Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil53Bullpen Coach1628280.5068.03Ron Roenicke
2015Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil54Bullpen Coach1626894.42032.04Ron Roenicke
2016Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil55Bullpen Coach1627389.45130.54Craig Counsell
2017Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil56Bullpen Coach1628676.5316.02Craig Counsell
2018Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil57Bullpen Coach482919.604--1Craig Counsell
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1989-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-02-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1988-10-04Released by Cardinals. 
1987-04-06Purchased by Cardinals from Pirates. 
1987-02-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1986-12-20Released by Pirates. 
* 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
1985Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll24130,000-4652222370,78060,000130,000
1987St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2662,500-5133216344,90660,000192,500
1989Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2862,500-69142-429,80262,500255,000
* 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