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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Lawrence Michael Porzio
Stat Years
1993-2010  [mlb] 1999-2003
Height/Weight
6-3 / 200
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (313)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Fairfield College Prep (Fairfield,CT)
Colleges
Villanova University (Villanova, Pennsylvania), Western Connecticut State University (Danbury, Connecticut)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Chicago Cubs in 1993
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1999-07-09 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.323)
Service Time
Organizations
COL [3] CHA [3] ATL [2] CHN [2] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 4090 ... retro id: porzm001 ... mlbam id: 150053
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1993Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRkchn-201---133.831080022042.1422618130301031.708.930.216.386.385.531.00.250
    1993Minor Totals: CHNbyYearRk----201---133.851080022042.3422618130301031.718.980.216.416.415.561.00.250
    1994Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRkchn-212---035.93700067113.2191090650011.8312.510.003.953.296.590.83.000
    1994Minor Totals: CHNbyYearRk----211---036.14700067113.7191090650011.8912.950.004.093.416.820.83.000
    1995Mobile BaysharksTex-LAIndy------223---035.4016200414028.1321917213152031.5910.160.644.134.766.041.15.000
    1995Ogden RaptorsPioRk----223---436.38882000048.0663934415266021.6912.380.752.814.887.311.73.571
    1995Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----221---035.4416200414028.3321917213152031.6010.250.644.164.806.091.15.000
    1995Minor Totals: byYearRk----221---436.38882000048.0663934415266021.6912.380.752.814.887.311.73.571
    1996Tennessee TomahawksBSLIndy------234---743.6515153000098.2945540930544091.268.570.822.744.935.021.80.636
    1996Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----231---743.6715153000098.7945540930544091.268.620.822.754.955.041.80.636
    1997Sioux City ExplorersNorthernIndy------245---224.2627511622061.1753229627632051.6611.010.883.969.244.702.33.500
    1997Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----241---224.2727511622061.3753229627632051.6711.050.883.989.284.712.33.500
    1998Danville 97sCaroA+atl-256---322.51261110815297.0743427730951011.076.870.652.788.813.153.17.600
    1998Salem AvalancheCaroA+col-256---232.76770000042.1402013612461021.238.501.282.559.784.253.83.400
    1998Minor Totals: COL-ATLbyYearA+----252---552.593318108152139.3114544013421412031.127.380.842.729.123.493.36.500
    1999Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol30267---513.3735000635042.2441616530334131.739.281.056.336.963.371.10.833
    1999Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol53267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.5916000316014.2211414510100002.1112.893.076.146.148.591.00.000
    1999Minor Totals: COLbyYearAAA----261---513.4135000635042.7441616530334131.759.381.076.407.043.411.10.833
    1999MLB Totals: COLbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.8716000316014.7211414510100002.1813.313.176.346.348.871.00.000
    2000Carolina MudcatsSouAAcol-278---743.41201811220121.111153461131905051.178.230.822.306.683.932.90.636
    2000Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol36278---0310.04660000026.0393029720260102.2713.502.426.929.0010.381.30.000
    2000Minor Totals: COLbyYearAAA/AA----272---774.59262411220147.3150837518511165151.379.181.103.127.105.082.27.500
    2001Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-289---101.38220000013.032215102010.622.080.693.466.921.382.001.000
    2001Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha37289---664.35312300280134.1138766514551079181.449.250.943.687.175.091.95.500
    2001Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAA/AAA----282---764.10332500280147.31417867156011711191.378.630.923.677.164.771.95.538
    2002Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha312910---654.5214130001075.2834338929591061.489.871.073.457.025.112.03.545
    2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha412910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf224.8132000832043.04025231023333131.478.372.094.816.915.231.43.500
    2002Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAAA----291---654.5514130001075.7834338929591061.499.931.083.477.065.152.03.545
    2002MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf224.8132000832043.04025231023333131.478.372.094.816.915.231.43.500
    2003Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha313011---864.24262210340133.2124706319471153081.288.351.283.167.744.712.45.571
    2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha413011Log - Sp - Ext - Perf116.43330000014.01810102190021.3611.571.290.645.796.439.00.500
    2003Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAAA----301---864.26262210340133.7124706319471153081.288.381.283.187.774.732.45.571
    2003MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf116.43330000014.01810102190021.3611.571.290.645.796.439.00.500
    2004Mahoning Valley ScrappersNYPLA-cle-3112---003.0022000006.06220150001.179.000.001.507.503.005.00.000
    2004Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-3112---006.0011000003.07621202003.0021.003.006.000.0018.000.00.000
    2004Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA/A-----312---004.0033000009.013841352001.7813.001.003.005.008.001.67.000
    2005Bridgeport BluefishAtlIndy---333213---134.301070013037.2412318413373001.439.800.963.118.845.502.85.250
    2005Mississippi BravesSouAAatl-3213---234.2614400010031.2361515312201111.5210.230.853.415.684.261.67.400
    2005Richmond BravesILAAAatl-3213---016.7521001105.15441420001.698.441.696.753.386.750.50.000
    2005Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA/AA----322---244.6216500111037.0411919416221111.549.970.973.895.354.621.38.333
    2005Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----321---134.351070013037.7412318413373001.459.920.973.158.955.562.85.250
    2006Bridgeport BluefishAtlIndy----3314---863.93262121251126.01306655968907161.579.290.644.866.434.711.32.571
    2006Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----331---863.93262121251126.01306655968907161.579.290.644.866.434.711.32.571
    2007Bridgeport BluefishAtlIndy----3415---1183.94252320020155.1162786819531213081.389.391.103.077.014.522.28.579
    2007Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----341---1183.95252320020155.3162786819531213081.399.401.103.087.024.532.28.579
    2008Bridgeport BluefishAtlIndy----3516---0027.0020000201.04331000004.0036.009.000.000.0027.000.00.000
    2008Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----351---0027.0020000201.04331000004.0036.009.000.000.0027.002.00.000
    2010Bridgeport BluefishAtlIndy---323717---005.4011000005.01330640001.401.800.0010.807.205.400.67.000
    2010Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----371---005.4011000005.01330640001.401.800.0010.807.205.400.67.000
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)335.94513001148071.77949471734523151.599.992.154.306.576.191.53.500
    American League Totals (2 yrs)335.2135300832057.05835331224423151.449.161.893.796.635.531.75.500
    National League Totals (1 yrs)008.8716000316014.7211414510100002.1813.313.176.346.348.871.00.000
    Minor League Totals45434.122111265130853836.083744638389329669364411.399.010.963.547.204.802.03.511
    Minor: Indy Totals29264.09122748213481513.353927923350210384211311.469.450.883.686.744.891.83.527
    Minor: Rk Totals595.28251620891104.01277561551617061.7110.990.434.415.286.491.20.357
    Minor: A- Totals003.0022000006.06220150001.179.000.001.507.503.005.00.000
    Minor: A+ Totals552.593318108152139.3114544013421412031.127.380.842.729.123.493.36.500
    Minor: AA Totals1073.423624112120166.0150706315481208171.198.130.812.606.513.802.50.588
    Minor: AAA Totals25224.65115661012490420.744024521756187342193251.499.421.204.017.335.251.83.532
    Chicago White Sox Totals (2 yrs)335.2135300832057.05835331224423151.449.161.893.796.635.531.75.500
    Colorado Rockies Totals (1 yrs)008.8716000316014.7211414510100002.1813.313.176.346.348.871.00.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1998Danville 97sCaroA+atl-25p---1262000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1999Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol3026p---2353000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    2000Carolina MudcatsSouAAcol-27p---32015000000001800000.000.063.000.0631600.067.000.0006.2550.008.000.00.000.0
    2000Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol3627p---368110000001501000.125.222.125.3471010.125.000.33310.0050.005.000.00.000.0
    2005Mississippi BravesSouAAatl-32p---4104000000000400000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals97321100000022001000.031.088.031.1193510.063.000.0835.7157.1410.000.00.000.0
    Minor: A+ Totals262000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals30190000000011200000.000.050.000.0502000.053.000.0005.0060.0012.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals4111110000001601000.091.167.091.2581310.091.000.2007.6946.156.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1993Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRk20P1000.028111110.9091.000.0016.9100.06
    1994Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRk21P700.01200331.0000.400.0011.9100.011
    1995Mobile BaysharksTex-LAInd22P1600.01600771.0000.400.0016.2100.01
    1995Ogden RaptorsPioRk22P800.00600661.0000.800.0011.4100.012
    1997Sioux City ExplorersNorthernInd24P2700.02700991.0000.300.0032.1100.02
    1998Danville 97sCaroA+25P2600.0216212018.9000.700.0018.6100.09
    1998Salem AvalancheCaroA+25P700.0390112121.0001.700.005.0100.016
    1999Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA26P3500.0041054.8000.100.0025.2100.06
    1999Colorado RockiesNLMLB26P16014.20300331.0000.200.219.9100.013
    2000Carolina MudcatsSouAA27P2000.0419112423.9581.200.0014.4100.08
    2000Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA27P600.00500551.0000.800.004.2100.023
    2001Birmingham BaronsSouAA28P200.00100111.0000.500.001.4100.022
    2001Charlotte KnightsILAAA28P3100.0216302118.8570.600.0021.5100.09
    2002Charlotte KnightsILAAA29P1400.028211210.8330.700.009.8100.013
    2002Chicago White SoxALMLB29P32043.03301661.0000.200.1419.8100.012
    2003Charlotte KnightsILAAA30P2600.0122102423.9580.900.0018.1100.05
    2003Chicago White SoxALMLB30P3314.00400441.0001.300.291.9100.018
    2004Buffalo BisonsILAAA31P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.031
    2005Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd32P1000.00400441.0000.400.007.1100.020
    2005Mississippi BravesSouAA32P1400.00300331.0000.200.0010.6100.012
    2005Richmond BravesILAAA32P200.00200221.0001.000.001.4100.026
    Ind Totals - (P)53003170020201.0000.400.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)513713100113131.0000.300.180.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)11500557716962.8990.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)3600423112827.9640.800.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)3300525223230.9380.900.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)2500316112019.9500.800.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1993Minor10----------
    1994Minor7----------
    1995Minor8----------
    1998Minor33----------
    1999MLB16----------
    1999Minor35----------
    2000Minor26----------
    2001Minor33----------
    2002MLB32----------
    2002Minor14----------
    2003MLB3----------
    2003Minor26----------
    2004Minor1----------
    2005Minor16----------
    Totals260----------