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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Masahide Kobayashi
Stat Years
1999-2011  [mlb] 2008-2009
Height/Weight
6-1 / 172
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (85)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1974-05-24 in Yamanashi, Japan   [46.188]
High School
Tsuru (Yamanashi,JP)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Cleveland Indians in 2007
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
2008-04-02 - Boxscore  (Age: 33.313)
Service Time
1.000 (2008)
Organizations
CLE [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 53361 ... retro id: kobam001 ... mlbam id: 493131
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1999Chiba Lotte---Intl----251---552.6846030000124.19342378551070001.196.730.583.987.753.041.95.500
    1999Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----251---552.68460300460124.39342378551070001.196.740.583.997.763.051.95.500
    2000Chiba Lotte---Intl----262---1162.13650000014109.2873426437720001.137.140.333.045.912.791.95.647
    2000Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----261---1162.146500006514109.7873426437720001.147.170.333.055.932.801.95.647
    2002Chiba Lotte---Intl----283---210.8343000003743.1264416410000.745.400.211.258.520.836.83.667
    2002Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----281---210.84430000433743.3264416410000.745.430.211.258.560.846.83.667
    2003Chiba Lotte---Intl----294---020.0044000003347.0454000100000.988.620.000.190.007.660.00.000
    2003Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----291---020.00440000443347.0454000100000.988.620.000.190.007.660.00.000
    2004Chiba Lotte---Intl----305---853.9051000002057.2512525419500001.217.960.622.977.803.902.63.615
    2004Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----301---853.93510000512057.7512525419500001.228.020.632.997.873.932.63.615
    2005Chiba Lotte---Intl----316---222.5846000002945.149141369330001.289.731.191.796.552.783.67.500
    2005Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----311---222.59460000462945.349141369330001.299.781.201.806.592.793.67.500
    2006Chiba Lotte---Intl----327---622.68530004803453.249161648480021.068.220.671.348.052.686.00.750
    2006Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----321---622.715300048533453.749161648480021.078.290.681.358.122.716.00.750
    2007Chiba Lotte Marines---Intl----338---273.6149000002747.1532419412350001.3710.080.762.286.654.562.92.222
    2007Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----331---273.63490000492747.3532419412350001.3810.130.762.296.694.592.92.222
    2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30349Log - Sp - Ext - Perf454.53570003157655.2653028814354011.4210.511.292.265.664.852.50.444
    2008MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf454.57570003157655.7653028814354011.4310.601.302.285.714.892.50.444
    2009Columbus ClippersILAAAcle513510---224.66180001418119.128101047110101.8113.031.863.265.124.661.57.500
    2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle303510Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.381000051009.212992441011.6611.171.863.723.728.381.00.000
    2009Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----351---224.71180001418119.328101047110101.8313.191.883.305.184.711.57.500
    2009MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.801000051009.712992441001.7411.741.963.913.918.801.00.000
    2010Yomiuri Giants---Intl----3611---005.141200000114.019880521101.7112.210.003.211.295.140.40.000
    2010Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----361---005.1412000012114.019880521101.7112.210.003.211.295.140.40.000
    2011Orix Buffaloes---Intl----3712---0013.5060000004.210772500003.2119.293.869.640.0013.500.00.000
    2011Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----371---0015.0060000604.710772500003.5721.434.2910.710.0015.000.00.000
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)455.12670003667665.37739371018395021.4610.651.382.495.395.392.17.444
    American League Totals (2 yrs)455.12670003667665.37739371018395021.4610.651.382.495.395.392.17.444
    Minor League Totals224.71180001418119.328101047110101.8313.191.883.305.184.711.57.500
    Minor: Intl Totals36302.5541503048415195547.0482214155331573881121.177.930.542.586.383.522.47.545
    Minor: AAA Totals224.71180001418119.328101047110101.8313.191.883.305.184.711.57.500
    Cleveland Indians Totals (2 yrs)455.12670003667665.37739371018395021.4610.651.382.495.395.392.17.444
    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%
    2011Orix Buffaloes---Intl----37p---160000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    2008Cleveland IndiansALMLB34P57055.0830011111.0000.200.2035.2100.03
    2009Columbus ClippersILAAA35P1800.00100111.0000.100.0012.7100.07
    2009Cleveland IndiansALMLB35P1009.21201331.0000.300.336.2100.021
    MLB Totals - (P)67064950110.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)1800010010.0000.000.00---------
    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
    2008MLB57----------
    2009MLB10----------
    2009Minor18----------
    Totals85----------