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Joe ZdebTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1980 MLB Years: 1977-1979
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PositionsOF-285, DH-5, 3B-2, 2B-1Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph Edmund Zdeb
Height5-11Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 27,1953 [64.361]PlaceCompton,Illinois
High SchoolMaine South (Park Ridge,IL)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 4th round (78th overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 7,1977 [23.284]
OrganizationsKCA [3] CHA [1] NYN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID20069Retrosheet IDzdebj101MLBAM ID124751
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed65Power40Contact60XBH44RBIs40Runs53Hitting47Durability36Team.519Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca19of2410519526585222365162303335.297.346.374.720739217.324.077.164.3187.3710.601.440.9297.5015.52
1978Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-of2519691221222124111801000.304.400.478.87833681.322.174.377.39713.589.880.732.4734.5028.57
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca19of25601271832230113071805202.252.287.315.602405141.288.063.142.2744.9612.772.570.000.0015.63
1979Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-of267324125547132652373611100.224.329.299.6287211281.251.075.241.29613.1712.810.971.0780.3320.37
1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca19of261523341100102400001.174.240.304.5447225.211.130.261.2468.0016.002.000.000.0050.00
1980Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-of273694718211900121505100.191.280.266.546254112.215.075.202.25810.7113.391.250.8994.0022.22
1980Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-of27196671311020081100100.197.280.242.52216275.232.045.167.24810.6714.671.380.000.0015.38
1980Totals for AAA-AAA         5516014313211100202605200.194.280.256.536416187.222.062.188.25410.7013.901.300.53160.0019.35
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter180345479486234105254508538.272.317.348.66512016383.304.076.162.0006.5311.751.800.52172.5017.02
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1474705110612564993687017300.226.323.311.63414623549.252.085.243.00012.3912.751.031.0978.3321.70
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1474705110612564993687017300.226.323.311.63414623549.252.085.243.00012.3912.751.031.0978.3321.70
Kansas City Royals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter180345479486234105254508538.272.317.348.66512016383.304.076.162.0006.5311.751.800.52172.5017.02
Average MLB - Per 162 games16231142857523195234107537.272.317.348.66510814345.304.076.162.0006.5311.751.800.52172.5017.02
Average Minor - Per 162 games16251856117136754103757718300.226.323.311.63416125605.252.085.243.00012.3912.751.031.0978.3321.70

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24OF93--9343-10097.9701.04------10588.657.4
1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24DH4---------------1053.82.5
1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca243B1---------------1051.00.6
1978Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca25OF18--282-130301.0001.67------1994.713.3
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25OF52--6523-7067.9571.29------6086.732.1
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25DH1---------------601.70.6
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca253B1---------------601.70.6
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca252B1--1---111.0001.00------601.70.6
1979Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca26OF69--13414-139135.9711.96------7394.550.7
1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26OF9--13---13131.0001.44------1560.05.6
1980Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn27OF25--331--34341.0001.36------3669.418.0
1980Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha27OF19--30---30301.0001.58------19100.014.0
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF154--17166-183177.9671.15------1540.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH5---------------50.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B2---------------20.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF131--225441233229.9831.75------1310.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24-----1---934
1978Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca25---------18-
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25---1-1---521
1979Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca26---------69-
1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26---------9-
1980Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn27---------25-
1980Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha27---------19-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB2449000000100200000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.1110.0022.220.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs49000000100200000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.1110.0022.220.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1980-01-15TradeTraded by Royals to White Sox for Eddie Bane. 
* 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.